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People Package destined for Austin explodes inside FedEx facility near San Antonio
Author: 0 Package destined for Austin explodes inside FedEx facility near San Antonio

The FedEx employee suffered a "percussion-type" injury from the blast, and it's not believed to be life threatening. A series of four bombings there have killed two and injured four. The FBI and ATF are at the scene. The Texas horror began on March 2 when the first package exploded, killing Anthony Stephan House as he picked it up at his home.

People China's door to outside will only open wider: Premier Li
Author: 0 China's door to outside will only open wider: Premier Li

Li was nominated on behalf of Chinese President Xi Jinping, who earlier on Saturday was re-elected for a second term . The US should not act "emotionally" and avert a trade war, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang today said, hoping to reach an agreement with Washington over the mounting Dollars 375 billion trade deficit, a core concern of President Donald Trump .

People Mississippi Just Signed the Strictest Anti-Abortion Law in the United States
Author: 0 Mississippi Just Signed the Strictest Anti-Abortion Law in the United States

Within six hours, the governor signed a bill banning most abortions after 15 weeks of gestation, the state's lone abortion clinic sued, and a federal judge set a Tuesday morning hearing to consider blocking the restrictions. MS now is one of more than a dozen states that prohibits abortions after 20 weeks. Bryant said in a video his office posted on social media. 'We'll probably be sued in about half an hour, ' Bryant said to laughter from supporters as he signed the bill.

People China 'resolved to fight bloody battle against enemies', says Xi
Author: 0 China 'resolved to fight bloody battle against enemies', says Xi

Also, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was re-elected to the post for the second time. He made no mention of a possible Chinese response to any increase in US import controls. Beijing regards the island as a breakaway province to be retaken by force if necessary. The issue remains a major potential flashpoint. China has been infuriated by US President Donald Trump's signing into law legislation last week that encourages the United States to send senior officials to Taiwan to meet Taiwanese ...

People Prosecutors Call for Arrest of Former South Korean President Lee
Author: 0 Prosecutors Call for Arrest of Former South Korean President Lee

Samsung is alleged to have paid 5 million USA dollars of retaining fee, on Lee's behalf, in the United States for DAS, a South Korean auto parts maker which prosecutors said Lee owns under the names of his relatives. The first woman came forward last month, and 16 have since filed complaints with prosecutors seeking investigation. In a wide-ranging investigation undertaken by the prosecutors, He is also suspected of using his presidential power to favor auto parts maker DAS, which he ...

People Kushner company reaped high returns with misleading paperwork
Author: 0 Kushner company reaped high returns with misleading paperwork

According to the Associated Press , when Kushner Cos. was acquiring three apartment buildings in 2015, they falsified paperwork that they filed with the City of NY to get around restrictions for dealing with rent-regulated tenants. "We won't tolerate landlords who use construction to harass tenants - no matter who they are", spokesperson Joseph Soldevere said to AP. In their defense, the Kushner family said the documents were prepared by a third party and were reviewed by attorneys.

People Putin says he 'doesn't want arms race' with the West
Author: 0 Putin says he 'doesn't want arms race' with the West

With 99% of the votes counted, he has received 77% of votes, which will extend his 18-year in power until 2024. As to Putin, the reduction of expenses will not result in Russia's defensive capacity weakening. The 65-year-old leader responded to a reporter: "It's a bit ridiculous, let's do the math". Macron also expressed concern over the war in Syria, in which Moscow plays a key role as the regime's closest ally, in a carefully-worded statement that steered clear of congratulating ...

People MNS Chief Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat' by 2019
Author: 0 MNS Chief Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat' by 2019

In an hour-long speech, the MNS chief also warned about attempts by certain elements to spark nation-wide riots in future. "Under the prevailing situation in the country now, what we should do is to fight for third freedom in the country". He launched a massive broadside against Modi, Shah and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. Turning his attention to the functioning of the central government under Narendra Modi, Thackeray said any enquiry ordered into November 2016's ...

People Bushfire survivors in Australia huddle on beach to escape blaze
Author: 0 Bushfire survivors in Australia huddle on beach to escape blaze

Tathra resident Tas Fitzer, 21, said it was about midday when he saw the smoke rise up across the river from where he lives. "Everyone is in one piece which is a great thing", he says. The fires have destroyed 18 houses, killed livestock and razed farms in areas some 200 km southwest of Melbourne. The Country Fire Authority says 15,000 hectares of land have been burnt, reducing initial estimates of 40,000 ha of devastation.

People McCain: Putin's Claim to Power 'a Sham'
Author: 0 McCain: Putin's Claim to Power 'a Sham'

An official win of more than 73% of the vote would be a major boost to Putin, who already enjoys sweeping powers over his country. "On election day, one should usually want to say 'I voted, ' but in fact I'm here to say that I didn't go to vote", he said in a video posted on YouTube.

Author: 0 Trump forced staff to sign NDAs that last past his presidency

The Associated Press reported in June 2016 that "Trump requires almost everyone to sign legally binding nondisclosure agreements prohibiting them from releasing any confidential or disparaging information about the real estate mogul, his family or his companies".

People Korea, US to begin massive military drills April 1: ministry
Author: 0 Korea, US to begin massive military drills April 1: ministry

The Foal Eagles and Key Resolve drills would, as originally scheduled, have clashed with the Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his South Korean counterpart, Song Toung-moo, agreed to resume the drills - known as Foal Eagle and Key Resolve - at "a scale similar to that of the previous years".

People Russian Federation will remain 'difficult partner' after Putin re-election: Germany
Author: 0 Russian Federation will remain 'difficult partner' after Putin re-election: Germany

Eight people were registered as candidates for the presidency: Sergei Baburin, Pavel Grudinin , Vladimir Zhirinovsky , Vladimir Putin , Ksenia Sobchak , Maxim Suraykin, Boris Titov , Grigory Yavlinsky . In 2008 he was replaced by Dmitry Medvedev, who named him prime minister, and then Putin was again elected president in 2012. Great-grandmother Valentina Ivanova, 76, explained to CNN in Moscow why she was voting.

Author: 0 Anti-corruption purge was 'extremely necessary', says Saudi Crown Prince

Bernie Sanders of Vermont, Democratic Sen. Human rights groups have accused Saudi-led coalition forces of indiscriminately bombing civilians and hospitals, schools and other infrastructure. A bipartisan movement to curtail US support for the Saudi-led military intervention has been growing in Congress, with the Senate possibly voting as early as this week on a measure that would limit the military's ability to continue aiding Saudi efforts in Yemen.

People Sweden summons Russian ambassador over spy poison claim
Author: 0 Sweden summons Russian ambassador over spy poison claim

The latest developments in the huge investigation into the poisonings came as a team from global watchdog the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons arrived in Salisbury to begin its own independent investigation, which will include analysing samples of the agent used against the Skripals.

People Report says Facebook security chief to leave
Author: 0 Report says Facebook security chief to leave

Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos gives a keynote address during the Black Hat information security conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. July 26, 2017. The California-based social media giant is facing an onslaught of criticism at home and overseas over revelations that a firm working for Donald Trump's presidential campaign harvested and misused data on 50 million members.

People Putin basks in landslide re-election win
Author: 0 Putin basks in landslide re-election win

Only Soviet dictator Josef Stalin ruled for longer. Putin's comments, which are likely to be heard with some scepticism in the West following years of confrontation, mark a change in tone after a bellicose election campaign during which he unveiled new nuclear weapons he said could strike nearly any point in the world.

People Wendy Williams Cries As She Returns To TV Amid Illness
Author: 0 Wendy Williams Cries As She Returns To TV Amid Illness

As she stepped out onto the stage, the audience chanted her name and she said: "Thank you for missing me". She will be returning to her talk show today, will YOU be tuning in?? "If you have one [hyperthyroidism or Graves' disease] you don't necessarily have to have the other, but I have both, and I was diagnosed with both 19 years ago".

People Modi resorting to 'jumla' over farm income, says Manmohan Singh
Author: 0 Modi resorting to 'jumla' over farm income, says Manmohan Singh

From foreign policy and defence to the economy, the former Prime Minister spoke on a range of issues, and was accorded a thunderous applause and a standing ovation by party leaders. "We should warn Pakistan that their actions are detrimental to peace and prosperity". "The atmosphere is deteriorating day in and day out". Citing the reasons for the problems in the state, Manmohan Singh said that "it is obvious from the fact that our borders are not secure, whether it is the cross-border ...

People BJP learnt lesson from Gorakhpur defeat: Former CM Mayawati
Author: 0 BJP learnt lesson from Gorakhpur defeat: Former CM Mayawati

The BJP had swept the Assembly election in February 2017 by winning 325 off the 403 legislative seats. The BJP (with allies) has only 28 surplus votes which it will give to the independent candidate and if the SBSP stays away with four legislators, it could mean trouble for the independent candidate.

People Students return to Miami school where bridge collapse killed six
Author: 0 Students return to Miami school where bridge collapse killed six

Department of Transportation (DOT) TIGER Grant, but the blame shifting has already begun. Others who died were Brandon Brownfield , 39; Oswald Gonzalez, 57; Alberto Arias , 54; Rolando Fraga Hernandez, 60; and Navarro Brown, 37. Denney Pate, FIGG's lead engineer responsible for the FIU pedestrian bridge project". The voicemail wasn't picked up until after the collapse, however.

People Putin savors record win, securing six more years at Russia's helm
Author: 0 Putin savors record win, securing six more years at Russia's helm

Opposition and independent monitors reported ballot stuffing and other cases of alleged fraud as the Kremlin pushed for a high turnout to give greater legitimacy to Putin's historic fourth term. Putin believed that the worldwide response to the uprising in Libya was "part of a global conspiracy in which Russian Federation would be the next target", and disapproved of Medvedev for not vetoing a U.N.

People US court refuses to block Pennsylvania congressional redistricting
Author: 0 US court refuses to block Pennsylvania congressional redistricting

Republican leaders' efforts to stop Pennsylvania from using a new congressional district map in midterm elections were dealt a potentially fatal blow Monday when the U.S. "I applaud these decisions that will allow the upcoming election to move forward with the new and fair congressional maps", Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, said in a statement.

People Cynthia Nixon running for governor of NY
Author: 0 Cynthia Nixon running for governor of NY

Nixon highlighted tackling healthcare, the broken subway and an end to mass incarceration. Cuomo is below the 50 percent level when registered voters statewide are asked if they want him re-elected this fall. This is a time to stick our necks out, to remember where we came from. Years before walking onto New York's political stage, Cynthia Nixon shared one with Donald Trump.

People Ashraf Sehrai replaces Geelani as new Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman
Author: 0 Ashraf Sehrai replaces Geelani as new Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairman

Sehrai is a longtime associate of Geelani and hails from north Kashmir's Kupwara district. Sehrai, in his late 70s, is a senior leader of Hurriyat's hardline faction and, like Geelani, has been in and out of jail for years together. Tehreek-e-Hurriyat is our party and Hurriyat has 23 allies. Geelani was an elected as a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from the Sopore constituency three time, 1972, 1977 and 1987 respectively.

People John Oliver Wants Your Help Telling Mike Pence To 'Go F**k Himself'
Author: 0 John Oliver Wants Your Help Telling Mike Pence To 'Go F**k Himself'

Comedian John Oliver has hit out at Mike Pence with a handsome pro-LGBT parody of a children's book about the Vice President's rabbit. "You'll notice right away that our rabbit has a bow tie, so there's that". The Pence book now has just 27 reviews, only one of which is from someone who made a verified purchase. The book had already topped the Amazon bestseller chart by Monday morning and is available for purchase on Amazon and at betterbundobook.com with all of the proceeds going to ...

People KCR After Meeting Mamata: Third Front Will be For People
Author: 0 KCR After Meeting Mamata: Third Front Will be For People

Terming the meet a "good beginning", KCR said that the two leaders agreed to bring in a "real federal front " and called the alliance "people's agenda". Chandrasekhar Rao will remain a non-starter or irrelevant as the TRS would not win many seats in the next elections. Banerjee, too, called the meeting a good beginning.

People Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russian Federation
Author: 0 Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russian Federation

Despite those problems, the win gives Putin a strong mandate to pursue his conservative nationalist policies at home and overseas. Speaking during a visit to the Battle of Britain Bunker museum in Uxbridge alongside the Polish foreign minister, Jacek Czaputowicz, Mr Johnson said: "Our quarrel is with Putin's Kremlin , and with his decision - and we think it overwhelmingly likely that it was his decision - to direct the use of a nerve agent on the streets of the United Kingdom, on ...

People AMBER Alert issued for toddler missing from El Paso County
Author: 0 AMBER Alert issued for toddler missing from El Paso County

An extensive search for the boy then took place overnight. UPDATE: The Amber Alert for two-year-old Nain Dominguez has been canceled. A few hours later authorities said he died. and hospitalized with life-threatening injuries, according to a Denver7 report . Officials did not provide additional details about Nain's condition or where or when he was found.

People Russian Federation votes but outcome is clear: 6 more years of Vladimir Putin
Author: 0 Russian Federation votes but outcome is clear: 6 more years of Vladimir Putin

Among the first world leaders to congratulate Putin was Chinese President Xi Jinping, who has just been handed a second term himself and has gained a path to indefinite rule after presidential term limits were lifted last week. The 65-year-old former KGB officer used an otherwise lacklustre presidential campaign to emphasise Russia's role as a major world power, boasting of its "invincible" new nuclear weapons in a pre-election speech.

People 'Sikander' Salman Khan releases poster of 'Race 3'
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Remo has been roped in by Ramesh Taurani for the first time to direct an instalment of the Race franchise . However, there is no originality in this poster it will recall the memories of Salman Khan's old films. After unveiling the logo of the film last week, the makers of the RACE 3 are all set to reveal the names of the characters this full week. Salman had shared a still from the film earlier.