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People Trump Tower Apartment, Site of Fatal Blaze, Had No Sprinklers
Author: 0 Trump Tower Apartment, Site of Fatal Blaze, Had No Sprinklers

The thing is President Donald Trump never reportedly installed sprinklers on the residential floors of the building because they were apparently too expensive. The victim, Todd Brassner , 67, was found unresponsive and unconscious in his 50th floor apartment and was pronounced dead at an area hospital, police said.

People Why a teacher walkout could threaten Oklahoma's blood supply
Author: 0 Why a teacher walkout could threaten Oklahoma's blood supply

Because teachers across the country have watched their states make dramatic cuts to investments in schools, students, and teachers-often while those same states implement tax breaks for individuals and corporations. On Tuesday, Republican Gov. Mary Fallin signed part of the 2019 fiscal year appropriations bill, allocating almost $2.9 billion for K-12 schools - a almost 20 percent increase over current funding levels.

People Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump Congratulates Putin on Saturday Night Live
Author: 0 Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump Congratulates Putin on Saturday Night Live

The opening sketch touched on numerous latest news stories of the week, from Trump's hatred of Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos and escalating trade wars with China. even though no one's been tougher on Russian Federation than I am, including Hitler". "Oh my god, I'm already so bored", Baldwin's internal monologue as Trump said while the other leaders were talking.

People China trade dispute could slam U.S. retailers
Author: 0 China trade dispute could slam U.S. retailers

Crude oil and global equity markets tumbled on Friday on investor worries about the impact a tariff war could have on the world economy. The U.S. tariffs won't take effect for about two months, and China says it is waiting to see what Washington does.

People 2.0 magnitude natural disaster reported near Pageland, SC Friday
Author: 0 2.0 magnitude natural disaster reported near Pageland, SC Friday

One person responded with a seismograph from Olathe. The U.S. Geological Survey's website reports that Monday's quake was felt as far north as St. Joseph and Mound City. Around a dozen earthquakes with a magnitude of at least 2.5 were reported in northern Oklahoma over the weekend. A powerful 6.5 magnitude quake struck the remote highlands of Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the European natural disaster monitoring service reported.

People Fred: A warming trend begins on a sunny Sunday afternoon
Author: 0 Fred: A warming trend begins on a sunny Sunday afternoon

We will start to see some clearing through the rest of Saturday . On/Off Showers will be likely all day Saturday before rain chances end Sunday afternoon. Temperatures will be warmer Monday in Oklahoma, the National Weather Service reports. Snow levels will initially be quite high but should lower overnight .

People U.S. says North Korea ready to discuss denuclearisation
Author: 0 U.S. says North Korea ready to discuss denuclearisation

It added that North Korean officials have told the USA side that Kim is prepared to discuss the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. Whether or not Kim had genuinely offered to discuss dismantling his nuclear program was a key question surrounding his offer to meet Trump, made in March and conveyed to the US via a South Korean envoy.

People Ohio State University Revokes Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Amid Retrial
Author: 0 Ohio State University Revokes Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree Amid Retrial

The courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, will be the same. Cosby, once revered as "America's Dad" for his family sitcom " The Cosby Show ", says the encounter was consensual. This time, however, his legal team plans to call at least three witnesses. The four other "prior bad acts" witnesses were, at the time, aspiring actresses or models, and in one case a bartender, who say they were assaulted by Cosby between 1982 and 1989, all incidents he denies occurred.

People Japan fire Halilhodzic, hire Nishino just two months before World Cup
Author: 0 Japan fire Halilhodzic, hire Nishino just two months before World Cup

Until Monday's announcement, it had gone primarily with non-Japanese coaches, including Brazil's Zico, Italy's Alberto Zaccheroni, Mexico's Javier Aguirre, and Bosnia's Halilhodzic. Japan faces a tough group in June, with opening matches against Colombia and Senegal before it faces off against Poland. It salvaged a 1-1 draw on the last kick of the game in a friendly against Mali, and days later lost to Ukraine 2-1.

People SC slams Centre for inaction on Cauvery verdict
Author: 0 SC slams Centre for inaction on Cauvery verdict

The Supreme Court today asked the government why it was dragging its heels on the implementation of the court's order on the sharing of the Cauvery river water. "If the Centre does not do that, it may face the wrath of entire Tamil Nadu", he cautioned. According to the SC ruling , the "scheme" was to be framed within a period of six weeks, without any extension on any ground.

People Facebook to notify on Cambridge Analytica data misuse Monday
Author: 0 Facebook to notify on Cambridge Analytica data misuse Monday

Apart from those affected, over 2 billion Facebook users will also see a link "at the top of their news feed so they can see what apps they use and the information they have shared". In an interview aired Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press", Wylie said the true number could be even larger than 87 million. More than 70 million of the 87 million affected people reside in the U.S., but the scandal's impact spans the globe.

People Turnbull facing mounting pressure as Coalition loses 30th straight Newspoll
Author: 0 Turnbull facing mounting pressure as Coalition loses 30th straight Newspoll

Downplaying the apparent landmark of a poll result, Bishop said "that's the test for the leadership positions - if you retain the confidence of the majority of the party room, then you retain the leadership position". "Jumping at shadows at the Newspoll , or indeed 30 Newspolls is never going to be the basis for good, sound government", he told ABC radio. "That's his problem", Mr Shorten said at a press conference at Midland train station in Western Australian .

People Israeli Police: Palestinian Who Tried To Stab Israeli Shot
Author: 0 Israeli Police: Palestinian Who Tried To Stab Israeli Shot

Palestinian resistance faction Hamas on Saturday condemned the USA for vetoing a UN Security Council resolution calling for an investigation into Israel's acts of violence in the Gaza Strip. At least 17 protesters were killed and more than 1,400 were injured when the protests in Gaza on March 30 took a violent turn. "There are no innocent people in the Gaza Strip", Lieberman told Israel's public radio .

People Facebook Will Notify Those Affected by Data Breach
Author: 0 Facebook Will Notify Those Affected by Data Breach

Facebook states that the data breach compromised close to 87 million users. If Facebook's people and AI doesn't catch a misbehaving political ad, there'll be a "report" button available for users. "In addition, we will work with the UK ICO [Information Commissioner's Office] to ask the University of Cambridge about the development of apps in general by its Psychometrics Centre given this case and the misuse by Kogan", Archibong said.

People New Washington Post/KFF Survey Examines Activism in the Trump Era
Author: 0 New Washington Post/KFF Survey Examines Activism in the Trump Era

The three Washington Post reporters working on the story said they interviewed 16 administration officials, outside advisers and presidential confidants 'many of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity to assess the chief of staff'. Specifically, Mrs. Trump took exception to Kelly's decision to fire Johnny McEntee, the president's 27-year-old personal aide. Among the most extensive studies of political rallygoers and protesters in more than a decade, the survey finds that one in five ...

People Reed builds 3-shot lead on 'Moving Day' at Masters
Author: 0 Reed builds 3-shot lead on 'Moving Day' at Masters

Paul Casey was nine under through 15 holes before bogeying the last two holes for a 65, and Charley Hoffman set off a ground-shaking roar with an ace on the par-3 16th. "I rode my luck a little bit out there at times, I got a couple of fortunate breaks, but I think to win a golf tournament like this you need to have luck on your side sometimes and it was definitely with me today".

People BJP unveils list of 72 candidates for Karnataka polls
Author: 0 BJP unveils list of 72 candidates for Karnataka polls

Yeddyurappa will contest from his fief Shikaripura, KS Eshwarappa from Shivamogga City, CT Ravi from Chikkamagaluru, Jagadish Shettar from Hubballi-Dharwad Central, Prabhu Chauhan from Aurad and Guru Patil from Shahapur. Meanwhile, the ruling Congress party will be announcing all of its candidates for the 224 assembly seats in Karnataka in a "single phase" by April 15.

People Syrian media report missile attack; US says it didn't fire
Author: 0 Syrian media report missile attack; US says it didn't fire

Syria's state news agency initially called the reported missile strike on the Tayfur airfield a "suspected U.S. attack", but later dropped the reference to the US. Israel has so far declined to comment on the situation. The Syrian state denied authorities forces had launched any chemical assault. However, a Pentagon representative told Sputnik that the US Defense Department is aware of the alleged US missile strike, but did not confirm the reports.

People Mark Zuckerberg can slide out of DMs and soon you can, too
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg can slide out of DMs and soon you can, too

Zuckerberg has set fixing Facebook as his personal challenge for 2018. Mike confirmed in his Wednesday post on Facebook Newsroom the total number of Facebook users affected by the case has reached 87 million. I want to know what they should have been doing about it, what they are going to be doing about it and how they're going to protect people's privacy and their information.

People Humboldt Broncos coach among 14 dead after Saskatchewan bus crash
Author: 0 Humboldt Broncos coach among 14 dead after Saskatchewan bus crash

Sadly fatalities have been confirmed, but total numbers have not been provided yet. In a statement from the Humboldt Broncos, the organization said the team was en route to Nipawin when "the Broncos bus was involved in a bad accident, which has resulted in multiple fatalities and serious injuries".

People Facebook 'sorry' for giving Zuckerberg power to secretly delete messages
Author: 0 Facebook 'sorry' for giving Zuckerberg power to secretly delete messages

We will now be making a broader delete message feature available. "Until this feature is ready, we will no longer be deleting any executives' messages. The legislation would also require online platforms to make "all reasonable efforts" to ensure that foreign nationals and entities are not buying political ads to influence the U.S.

People Stand-off ends as ex-Brazil leader turns himself in
Author: 0 Stand-off ends as ex-Brazil leader turns himself in

When he first tried to leave the metal workers union headquarters, however, dozens of supporters blocked a gate where a auto carrying da Silva was trying to exit. However, dozens of supporters did not let a auto he was in leave the gate of the union. Protesters supporting the former leader clashed with police outside the building.

People $3.5 mil raised for Canadian hockey team after fatal bus crash
Author: 0 $3.5 mil raised for Canadian hockey team after fatal bus crash

People embraced each other, crying. After putting his son in his auto he returned to the scene, joining passing motorists who had stopped to help in the long minutes before emergency responders arrived. The monarch said she and the Duke of Edinburgh were "saddened" to learn of Friday's crash in Saskatchewan involving a team from the small town of Humboldt.

People Naveen expresses concern on Puri-Ahmedabad Express incident
Author: 0 Naveen expresses concern on Puri-Ahmedabad Express incident

The incident has once again highlighted the carelessness of the railway authorities as the incident took place because the concerned authorities had not applied skid brakes. From Titlagarh , the train was supposed to travel northwards to Puri via Bolangir station, but moved southwards to Kesinga station of Kalahandi, causing panic among passengers.

People Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge Analytica
Author: 0 Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge Analytica

The company is also facing an investigation by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. The massive data breach began when Aleksandr Kogan, a University of Cambridge researcher, using personal data of 87 millions of Facebook users for personality quiz app throughout 2014, one million of the data were from Indonesia.

People U.S. imposes more sanctions on Russian Federation
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The Treasury Department sanctions on seven Russian oligarchs and 12 companies they own or control, plus 17 senior Russian government officials, are likely to complicate U.S. The officials ticked through a list of complaints about Russia's actions beyond its borders, including its annexation of Crimea, backing of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine, support for Syrian President Bashar Assad, and cyber-hacking.

People Salman Khan convicted in blackbuck hunting case
Author: 0 Salman Khan convicted in blackbuck hunting case

The five actors, along with Dushyant Singh (a local travel agent) are accused of poaching the endangered animals at Jodhpur's Kankani village on the night of October 1-2, 1998. Blackbucks or the Indian antelope is a kind of endangered species that's protected under the Wildlife Protection Act. His lawyers are expected to appeal in Rajasthan High Court against his conviction.

People 2000 protesters march in solidarity with Gaza in Israeli Arab city
Author: 0 2000 protesters march in solidarity with Gaza in Israeli Arab city

On Saturday, a Palestinian journalist covering the Great March of Return in Gaza was killed after being hit by live Israeli ammunition Friday. The International Criminal Court (ICC) has called on the Israeli regime to put an end to violence in the besieged Gaza Strip, which has witnessed deadly aggression perpetrated by regime forces against peaceful Palestinian protesters .

People Six detained in foiled plot to attack Berlin race
Author: 0 Six detained in foiled plot to attack Berlin race

Special police forces detained four men in connection with the race plot, the paper said - different from the six that police reported. According to Die Welt , the lead suspect who had planned the knife attack reportedly knew Anis Amri , a Tunisian who killed 12 people and injured several dozen more when he drove a truck into a Berlin Christmas market in December 2016.

People Donald Trump Deploys National Guard To Mexican Border
Author: 0 Donald Trump Deploys National Guard To Mexican Border

Governors have some leeway to say no presidents, but if Trump uses a federal law to order the deployment, the matter could be out of the governors' hands. A Defense Department memo says the National Guard personnel will not perform law enforcement functions or "interact with migrants or other persons detained" without Mattis's approval.

People Body Found Near Site of Cliff Crash That Killed Hart Family
Author: 0 Body Found Near Site of Cliff Crash That Killed Hart Family

Authorities work the scene of the March 26 fatal crash on the Mendocino coast near Mendocino, Calif., where the SUV carrying the Hart family off a cliff, killing all passengers. She told police she had spanked the child over the edge of the bathtub because of the child's behavior. Devonte, a black boy who is still missing, drew national attention after he was photographed in tears while hugging a white police officer during a 2014 protest.