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People Haley: Trump weighs Syria options six days after alleged chemical attack
Author: 0 Haley: Trump weighs Syria options six days after alleged chemical attack

Chemical weapons experts for the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons arrived in Syria to investigate the suspected poison gas attack. The U.K., France and the USA appear to be in the process of deciding on a response to the Syrian government's latest aggression, but there doesn't seem to be an easy solution to the crisis.

People Sorry for not doing enough: Zuckerberg testimony to Congress
Author: 0 Sorry for not doing enough: Zuckerberg testimony to Congress

If somebody takes digital information, under the Criminal Code it's not theft ... The interesting question, however, is whether Facebook itself plans to make use of this, and here Mr Zuckerberg was less than entirely candid or open. " Most of what I found was not at all surprising", he said. "Starting today, apps using the API will no longer be able to access the guest list or posts on the event wall".

People Russian Federation lawmaker says Trump's approach 'scary'
Author: 0 Russian Federation lawmaker says Trump's approach 'scary'

The Russian military, which has troops in Syria , said on Monday that its officers had visited the site of the alleged attack and found no evidence to back up reports of poison gas being used. "As for counter measures - they should be well calculated, they should not harm us, they should be adequate", he said. "Insulting the President of Russian Federation is unacceptable and inadmissible", Mr Antonov said.

People Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say
Author: 0 Woman who drove SUV off California cliff was drunk, police say

Toxicology results for a third child killed are still pending, Carpenter said. She says the six kids were regularly punished for common childlike and adolescent behavior, such as laughing too loudly. Devonte Hart , 15, Hannah Hart, 16, and Sierra Hart, 15, are still missing. He asked if the couple would hide food for him and his siblings. One of the two still missing was 15-year-old Devonte Hart, an African-American youth who gained attention in 2014 after being photographed embracing a ...

People UK's United Nations ambassador denies Russian accusation
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President Trump promised to strike Syria and warned Russian Federation against supporting Bashar al-Assad. Russia's denial that the Assad government was responsible for the chemical weapons attack, further angered Trump, one of the US officials said.

People Commonwealth Games: James Willstrop on course for gold-medal double
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: James Willstrop on course for gold-medal double

With Mary Kom's win on Saturday, the Indian contingent has won 18 Gold medals in total and is now on the third spot of the latest Medal Standings. Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala, aged 15, on Friday created history by becoming the country's youngest ever gold medal victor in the Commonwealth Games .

People Duke of Edinburgh leaves the hospital after hip surgery
Author: 0 Duke of Edinburgh leaves the hospital after hip surgery

Buckingham Palace says the Duke of Edinburgh , the husband of Queen Elizabeth II , has left the hospital after a hip replacement operation. Prince Philip has been discharged from hospital, just over a week after he had a hip replacement.

People Winner Of $533 Million Mega Millions Jackpot To Claim Prize
Author: 0 Winner Of $533 Million Mega Millions Jackpot To Claim Prize

He wouldn't disclose what city in MI, but he's a native to the mitten who was just moved to New Jersey in July for his work. But then he remembered there's a sixth number, the gold Mega Ball, for which a 1 was drawn. Wahl said he chose to take the cash option rather than yearly annuity payments and will end up with about $175 million after taxes, NorthJersey.com reported.

People Governor Abbott Visits National Guard Troops Deployed To Border
Author: 0 Governor Abbott Visits National Guard Troops Deployed To Border

The National Guard, Arthur said, has the authority to construct the tents on the border, giving immigration officials temporary detention centers where illegal aliens and border-crossers can be housed while they await their immigration trials, rather than being released into the U.S.

People Trump's Syria-Russia tweets reveal his incoherent foreign policy
Author: 0 Trump's Syria-Russia tweets reveal his incoherent foreign policy

Now, Trump is threatening imminent military strikes against the Syrian government forces he blames for a suspected chemical gas attack and rattling a saber at Syria's patron, Russia . Assad warned on Thursday that threats of Western military action "will only contribute to further destabilization in the region". The president commented on current relations between the US and the Kremlin in another tweet, stating, "Our relationship with Russian Federation is worse now than it has ever ...

People Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use
Author: 0 Trump to lift legal threat to states that permit marijuana use

Gardner lifted holds on Assistant Attorney General for National Security, United States Attorneys, and United States Marshals nominees in February as an "act of good faith" after talks with DOJ leadership. Sessions did not immediately react to the development, but a source familiar with the matter told the Daily News that the Justice Department had not been consulted before Trump's phone call.

People Pence meets with Cuban opposition leader in Peru
Author: 0 Pence meets with Cuban opposition leader in Peru

The president announced that the U.S., France and Britain launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad for a suspected chemical attack against civilians. He made the announcement on Friday during a meeting with Venezuelan opposition leaders. Pence says he will be calling on US allies to provide additional humanitarian aid during the Summit of the Americas in Lima.

People MT convicted sex offender pleads not guilty to child porn charges
Author: 0 MT convicted sex offender pleads not guilty to child porn charges

A search of Lowman's cell phone revealed at least three images of prepubescent females, fully nude. As part of the plea, Nelson will be sentenced to five to 15 years in state prison. Nelson resigned from the mayor's post after his September arrest. Four counts of voyeurism against Downes, however, will go ahead, with Downes scheduled to appear in B.C.

People Three homes damaged after early morning house fire in NW Oklahoma City
Author: 0 Three homes damaged after early morning house fire in NW Oklahoma City

Emergency crews arrived to find a house completely on fire. They fought the fire back to enable rescue crews to perform a primary search of the structure. "They're doing an outstanding job", said Rutkowski. One person was treated for burns from the fire, which is believed to have sparked from an electrical malfunction, division spokesman Anthony Chittum said.

People Elliott Broidy Quits RNC Post After Report on Payment to Ex-Model
Author: 0 Elliott Broidy Quits RNC Post After Report on Payment to Ex-Model

RNC officials did not immediately return calls for comment. Broidy served on the finance committee with Cohen, who is now under criminal investigation for his business dealings . The documents show that Mr. Broidy has worked closely with George Nader, an adviser to the U.A.E. and a witness in the special counsel's investigation, to help steer Trump administration policy on numerous issues in the Middle East.

People Crosby hat trick helps Penguins rout Flyers
Author: 0 Crosby hat trick helps Penguins rout Flyers

The so-so finish. The only occasional attention to detail on defense. Many are calling the series between the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins the must-watch series of the first round. "You have to get better with each game regardless of the score". Then, Jake Guentzel , made it 4-0 in the second. Bryan Rust , Carl Hagelin and Evgeni Malkin each scored in the opening period.

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Author: 0 No "final decision" yet on Syria response, White House says

In a public hearing on Thursday, Mattis told members of Congress that the United States is "not going to engage in the civil war itself", and it remains committed to the UN-backed negotiations in Geneva to end the war. "If he strikes Syria without our approval, what's to stop him from bombing North Korea or Iran?" Trump warned on Wednesday that missiles "will be coming" in response to the Douma incident.

People Woman adopts baby from woman she met on plane
Author: 0 Woman adopts baby from woman she met on plane

She found comfort online, chatting with a man from North Carolina over a game called "League of Legends". ". sadly the abuse never stopped and as time went on, he became even more aggressive", Snipes wrote in a blog post for Love What Matters.

People Two men arrested after shooting in Battle Creek; guns recovered
Author: 0 Two men arrested after shooting in Battle Creek; guns recovered

Police said the assault happened on the 100 block of Avenue U South. As a precautionary measure, three schools in the area were placed on lockdown. A pair of robbers stole a teenager's Versace backpack and Nike Jordan shoes at North Little Rock's McCain Mall on Saturday, police said. Both were booked into the Cowlitz County Jail on charges of vehicle prowl in the second degree, theft in the second degree, and possession of stolen property in the second degree.

People Woman who drove SUV with off Family cliff was drunk
Author: 0 Woman who drove SUV with off Family cliff was drunk

In a statement on Thursday, police said they are continuing their efforts to search for the missing children. The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services said the "now deceased children were identified as potential victims of alleged abuse or neglect", CNN reported .

People First Alert: Strong winds to continue overnight
Author: 0 First Alert: Strong winds to continue overnight

Rain will end early Sunday; the day will be mostly cloudy, breezy and colder, with temperatures falling into the 50s. Highs today make it all the way to the mid 80s for some. On Sunday , the rain will slowly move out. Southerly winds 15-20 miles per hour with gusts to 25-30 miles per hour will occur ahead of a strong cold front, which will arrive overnight.

People Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy as his successor for speaker
Author: 0 Paul Ryan endorses Kevin McCarthy as his successor for speaker

Ryan said on Wednesday that he would not seek re-election in November, dealing a blow to fellow Republicans and President Donald Trump before the congressional elections. "I've never run against Kevin and wouldn't run against Kevin", Scalise said. When former House Speaker John Boehner resigned , all eyes were on the California Republican.

People Volkswagen's new CEO says to consider asset sales
Author: 0 Volkswagen's new CEO says to consider asset sales

Volkswagen has announced that Herbert Diess will take over from Matthias Mueller as chief executive. Europe's largest automotive group is poised to replace group chief executive Matthias Mueller this week with Diess, a cost-cutter hired in 2015 from BMW as it seeks fresh impetus for its recovery from an emissions scandal.

People Shawnee School District planning projects
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To his credit, Mason garnered the most votes during the 2016 election to earn another four years on the board, amassing close to 36 percent of votes cast. A dollar figure was not attached to these projects, but the reasons for their higher priority is due to weather-related issues, unexpected mechanical failures, cost benefit of replacement versus fix and safety concerns.

People Why hating Facebook for leaking information won't stop us from using it
Author: 0 Why hating Facebook for leaking information won't stop us from using it

The stakes are high for Facebook in Europe, where consumer protection watchdogs have proven willing to challenge United States tech giants on many fronts - from penalizing Google $2.7 billion for threatening competition to charging Apple more than $15 billion on the grounds that it failed to pay taxes.

People Kidnapped Ecuador journalist team confirmed dead
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He stressed that "beyond the efforts we have made, it has been confirmed that these criminals appear to never have had the will to deliver them safe and sound, and it is very likely that all what they wanted was to buy time". President Lenin Moreno , in an emotional speech, said if the government does not receive word on the team's status "we will move forcefully. not hesitating to punish these human rights violators", the president said.

People Grim discovery in search for missing family on road trip
Author: 0 Grim discovery in search for missing family on road trip

The items were identified by family members as belonging to the Thottapilly family, officials said. A while ago, NAIJ.com reported the news of how Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, supported an Abuja based Edo family with N1m and promised them additional support by covering the medical bills after they were delivered of a handsome set of quintuplets.

People Teachers To Rally In Frankfort
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Gov. Matt Bevin says he will call a special session if lawmakers don't pass a 'properly balanced budget'. In a prepared statement, the cabinet said production companies are allowed two years after their credits are approved to start a project, so it's unknown how much of that money Kentucky ultimately will have to pay.

People Miiro wins bronze despite losing in the semifinal
Author: 0 Miiro wins bronze despite losing in the semifinal

In other Gold Coast action, Mauchline badminton star Adam Hall and his men's doubles partner Alex Dunn reached the quarter-finals. Dhanda is taking on Joseph Tiako of Cameroon in her women's 57kg semis. Commonwealth Games Federation president Louise Martin said triple jumper Rakesh Babu and race walker Irfan Kolothum Thodi had been banned from the Games and ordered to return home immediately.

People Mary River Turtle Extinction Feared, Australia Has No Protection Plan
Author: 0 Mary River Turtle Extinction Feared, Australia Has No Protection Plan

It was first identified by scientists in 1994 but has quickly become one of the world's most endangered species. The ranks include classic characters like the leatherback sea turtle, the largest in the world, and more obscure members like the Mary River turtle, which sports tufts of green hair and can use its reproductive organs to breathe when it stays underwater for long periods of time.