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People Boise's KBOI among Sinclair-owned stations seeing criticism, but Trump's support
Author: 0 Boise's KBOI among Sinclair-owned stations seeing criticism, but Trump's support

The controversial promo has run on Sinclair stations across the country and includes Trump-sounding bits such as "national media outlets are publishing these same fake stories without checking facts first". Here is a tweet on Monday after Deadspin released its one minute-and-thirty-eight-second video montage. "Sinclair's employee handbook.states that the company 'may monitor, intercept, and review, without further notice, every employee's activities using company's electronic ...

People Woman who flipped off Trump motorcade sues over job loss
Author: 0 Woman who flipped off Trump motorcade sues over job loss

She was sacked days later by her employer, Akim, a building firm that does work for the federal government. Juli Briskman was sacked from the marketing team at Akima LLC in November shortly after she volunteered that she was the one who had made the gesture in a photo that went viral, she said at the time.

People Philippines' Duterte ready to reopen peace talks with Maoist rebels
Author: 0 Philippines' Duterte ready to reopen peace talks with Maoist rebels

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque announced Duterte's decision on Twitter, saying it would be closed for six months from April 26. President Duterte had previously described the island as a "cesspool", and was concerned the island could be turned into a " fishpond or a sewer pool " if its environmental needs weren't addressed.

People USA trade deficit in February rises to highest since October 2008
Author: 0 USA trade deficit in February rises to highest since October 2008

In February, exports of goods increased 2.3 percent to $137.2 billion, boosted by shipments of crude oil , natural gas, motor vehicles, civilian aircraft, and drilling and oilfield equipment. The Commerce Department said the trade deficit widened to USD57.6 billion in February from a revised USD56.7 billion in January. While the politically sensitive goods trade deficit with China fell 18.6 percent to $29.3 billion in February, it has increased 20.2 percent so far this year.

People Stormy Daniels: Trump says he did not know about $130000 payment
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels: Trump says he did not know about $130000 payment

In a private transaction in 2016, I used my own personal funds to facilitate a payment of $130,000 to Ms. Stephanie Clifford [Daniels's real name]. When asked why his lawyer would be intersted in buying the silence of an adult film actress for $130,000, the Commander in Chief said , "You'll have to ask Michael Cohen .

People Slightly above average Atlantic hurricane season expected
Author: 0 Slightly above average Atlantic hurricane season expected

A combination of fewer tropical storms and a lessening reliance on GOM oil and natural gas production, thanks to the growth in production from inland unconventional plays, has kept hurricane-related damage to the nation's energy infrastructure and markets to a minimum in recent years.

Author: 0 Magnitude 5.3 Channel Islands quake felt in Santa Clarita

Main St.; After completing a full survey from both the ground and air of all 470 sq miles of the City of Los Angeles after this morning's 5.3 earthquake, no damage or injuries were reported". USGS seismologist Susan Hough said Caltech's seismology lab in Pasadena received a roughly 10-second warning of the quake through the still-under-development early warning system.

People German court says Carles Puigdemont can be released on bail
Author: 0 German court says Carles Puigdemont can be released on bail

Regional newspaper Neue Osnabruecker Zeitung reported that the politician would also have to report to the police every week and would not be allowed to leave Germany without prosecutors' consent. "Spain respects the German court's decision, a Spanish government spokeswoman said earlier". The official, who spoke on customary condition of anonymity, said "Spanish justice will adopt the appropriate measures in the face of these new circumstances".

Author: 0 Hither Green 'burglary death': Man, 78, bailed

The intruder, a 38-year-old man, was left with wounds to his chest and local residents say he collapsed in a neighbouring road and died in hospital. His arrest prompted a wave of anger with friends, neighbours and the general public declaring their support for someone defending themselves in their own home.

People Central American 'caravan' to end in Mexico City, migrants defiant
Author: 0 Central American 'caravan' to end in Mexico City, migrants defiant

So many migrants arriving at the border also presented problems, Xicotencatl said, noting very few would cross, and those remaining become targets for kidnappers. In fact, he said, numerous migrants hoping to reach the border planned to ask for asylum - not sneak over illegally. However, uncertain that the caravan would hold together, Rosale believed he would have to go by himself.

People Parliament adjourned for 21st day in a row after protests mar proceedings
Author: 0 Parliament adjourned for 21st day in a row after protests mar proceedings

As the hearted exchanges continued and the noisy protests went on unabated, the Deputy Chairman adjourned the House for the day. The Rajya Sabha witnessed a record 13 adjournments on April 4. "Many government programmes would stall if the Bill is not passed. The entire Opposition is for the passage of Bills...the ruling party is responsible for non-functioning of Parliament", Azad said.

People Turkey university shooting leaves 4 dead after gunman goes on rampage
Author: 0 Turkey university shooting leaves 4 dead after gunman goes on rampage

Students and faculty were evacuated from the university while police and ambulances were dispatched to the scene. The dead were a deputy dean, a faculty secretary and two lecturers. The motive behind the attack now remains unknown. The gunman's motive is not clear but he reportedly surrendered willingly. Turkey has arrested tens of thousands of people for alleged links to the coup and dismissed more than 110,000 others from government jobs, including universities.

People Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS-A)
Author: 0 Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS-A)

A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend. "Unless we get that, all rallies are suspect". Often, a boost in the volume of a stock is a harbinger of a price jump, either up or down. It was created to allow traders to more accurately measure the daily volatility of an asset by using simple calculations.

People Accumulating sleet and snow possible Friday
Author: 0 Accumulating sleet and snow possible Friday

Travel is advised against this evening and overnight as roads will remain treacherous. For now, plan your go-bag with Rockies warmer gear and a rain shell and we can improve that outlook if we can as the system gets closer. We will be well below that all weekend. The precipitation will likely start off as wet snow or a little rain, but may change to freezing rain later tonight .

People Legal defense fund for McCabe has raised more than $500000
Author: 0 Legal defense fund for McCabe has raised more than $500000

Andrew and I have incredible children and a support network that knows who we truly are. McCabe has denied misleading anyone. She was questioned on her husband's alleged bias by a reporter in October 2016, McCabe wrote, later adding that she was "naive" to believe that would be the end of the matter.

People Opposition responsible for Bharat Bandh deaths: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Opposition responsible for Bharat Bandh deaths: Amit Shah

Shah held the Opposition exclusively responsible for the death of 10 people across the country. The BJP chief wondered why the Congress and other parties called for the Bharat Bandh when the Centre had announced that it would file a review petition in the Supreme Court .

People Trinamool turning Bengal panchayat polls into a farce: LF Chairman
Author: 0 Trinamool turning Bengal panchayat polls into a farce: LF Chairman

In a simultaneous development that saw the State Eelection Commission virtually laying down arms over smooth conduct of elections against the backdrop of spiraling violence and bloodshed State BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Wednesday also demanded de-registration of Trinamool Congress as a parallel safeguard against undeterred violence perpetrated by its goons.

People Commonwealth Games: Sophie Thornhill & Neil Fachie win gold medals
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Sophie Thornhill & Neil Fachie win gold medals

Absolutely gutted", Pearson, a Gold Coast resident who had been the Games' main ambassador for years, told reporters on Thursday. There was early drama at the pool when English swimmer Ben Proud was disqualified after winning his first heat, and that came after the first men's medal of the games went to Malaysian weightlifter Muhammad Izhar Ahmad.

People Woman arrested after allegedly shooting at Mid City home, police say
Author: 0 Woman arrested after allegedly shooting at Mid City home, police say

There, the man, 26, severely beat Chuniesingh then tied a piece of electrical wire around her neck and strangled her to death. Antfolk and his team gathered their findings based on a sample of 2,655 adults and also found that despite men's interest in younger women, their sexual activity reflects their own age range i.e.

People Brazil's Supreme Court to rule on prison for Lula
Author: 0 Brazil's Supreme Court to rule on prison for Lula

After a 10-hour discussion, judges of Brazil's top court voted six to five to reject his petition to stay out of prison while he appeals the corruption conviction , AP reported. The Supreme Federal Court's (STF) decision may put an end to da Silva's expected return to politics. In one of several brisk exchanges, after Weber's vote, Justice Marco Aurelio Mello accused Lucia of plotting against Lula's case.

People Netanyahu withdraws from UNHCR deal on African migration
Author: 0 Netanyahu withdraws from UNHCR deal on African migration

In an attempt to end the possibility of forced deportations of thousands of migrants from Israel to the African countries, the agreement was designed so that over 16,000 migrants can instead resettle in Western nations. The issue has pitted right-wing nationalists, who argue that the presence of Christian and Muslim immigrants are a threat to the country's identity as a Jewish state, against progressives and Holocaust survivors who say Israel's history means it ought to take in refugees ...

People Facebook eliminates other 273 profiles and pages related to the Russian plot
Author: 0 Facebook eliminates other 273 profiles and pages related to the Russian plot

The rogue profiles included 70 accounts on Facebook, 65 accounts on Instagram and 138 Facebook pages, Alex Stamos, the company's chief security officer, announced on Tuesday. Facebook may be mired in the Cambridge Analytica scandal , but that doesn't mean it's stopped fighting Russian trolls. According to Washington Post, most of deleted pages were in Russian language which, according to company presiding Mark Zuckerberg, is a sign that manipulation made by Russians in network has ...

People Police shoot, kill man who pointed pipe at them
Author: 0 Police shoot, kill man who pointed pipe at them

Monahan, the chief of department, said. The officers feared he had a gun, but he was found to have been holding a cellphone, Sacramento police have said. "Murder!" some bystanders shouted at dozens of police officers. "The officers from the neighborhood, they know him", he added. The shooting follows a number of killings of unarmed black men by police that triggered street protests and fuelled a national debate about bias in the USA criminal justice system.

People N. Korea foreign minister meets counterpart in Beijing
Author: 0 N. Korea foreign minister meets counterpart in Beijing

The official said it's a "matter of course" to seek such a declaration because denuclearization is one of the three key agenda items for the April 27 summit, along with bringing permanent peace on the Korean Peninsula and improving inter-Korean relations.

People Opposition candidate Julius Maada Bio sworn in as new Sierra Leone president
Author: 0 Opposition candidate Julius Maada Bio sworn in as new Sierra Leone president

Opposition candidate Julius Maada Bio won a narrow victory in a run-off election to become Sierra Leone's next president, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) announced yesterday. Although worldwide observers reported some "issues" during the March 31 second round that saw heightened security measures, the monitors declared themselves "satisfied" with the overall conduct of the poll.

People NDA MPs to forgo salaries
Author: 0 NDA MPs to forgo salaries

Both the upper and lower houses have been witnessing disruptive demonstrations, be it protests by All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) members over the Cauvery water row or demands by Telugu Desam Party and Yuvajana Shramika Rythu (YSR) Congress for special category status for Andhra Pradesh .

People 5 set free from Islam Army's captivity in Damascus' Eastern Ghouta
Author: 0 5 set free from Islam Army's captivity in Damascus' Eastern Ghouta

There are also reports that the dominant militant group in Douma, so-called Jaish al-Islam, has struck a deal to evacuate the area. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights confirmed the news, saying that a deal brokered by regime ally Russian Federation would see fighters with the Jaish al-Islam faction leave Ghouta's main town of Douma for opposition-held territory in northern Syria .

People Bharat bandh on April 2: Schools, colleges in Punjab to remain shut
Author: 0 Bharat bandh on April 2: Schools, colleges in Punjab to remain shut

The bandh has reportedly been called by the groups against dilution of Scheduled Castes-Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act provisions and alleged arbitrary arrests made under the same. After the bandh was declared, the Director General School Education of Punjab Government wrote a letter to the CBSE and requested the board to postpone all examinations as law and order may face disruptions.

People Long-time rivals Tiger and Lefty pair up prior to Masters
Author: 0 Long-time rivals Tiger and Lefty pair up prior to Masters

And Mickelson, 47, is coming off his first win in five years at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship. "I have four rounds to play, so let's slow down", Tiger warned , in what has become his new normal in press dealings. He is grateful just to be pain-free and playing golf. Since his return, which started in December, Woods has played in six tournaments. But Sunday was the unofficial start to the Masters .

People READ: Trump's memo ordering National Guard troops to the border
Author: 0 READ: Trump's memo ordering National Guard troops to the border

When asked why the guard was needed, Nielsen said that smugglers were exploiting loopholes in USA detention and that illegal border crossings had risen dramatically. After a decline in the number of people caught crossing the border illegally during the initial months of the Trump administration , the numbers have begun to climb again, she said.