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People Google is building an AI research team in France
Author: 0 Google is building an AI research team in France

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe told investors that there would be 1,000 places available in the Paris region's multilingual schools next September, while three new multilingual high schools would be created by 2021. The end-goal is to grow this group to a size similar to Google's existing team of 120 engineers who do applied research in Paris, working on developments for Chrome and YouTube, a company spokeswoman said .

People Tripura marks Netaji's birth anniversary with massive procession
Author: 0 Tripura marks Netaji's birth anniversary with massive procession

Sugata Bose , the grand nephew of Subhas Chandra Bose , said 2018 marks the 80th year of Netaji becoming the President at the Haripura session of the Congress. "I have come here for the first time and feeling really great to offer my tribute to the great leader", said Sharad from Kolkata. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has also maintained that the freedom fighter died in air crash.

People Back in business: Shutdown agreement puts immigration, DACA deal front and center
Author: 0 Back in business: Shutdown agreement puts immigration, DACA deal front and center

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell is now on the record promising a vote to protect the immigrants, known as DREAMers, but promises can easily be broken, especially in McConnell's case. A spokesman for McConnell said in response to the tweet that the Senate Republican Conference does not support changing the 60-vote rule, a reiteration of Republican Senate leadership's already-stated opposition to the move Trump has called for over the past year.

People California highway swamped by slides reopens
Author: 0 California highway swamped by slides reopens

Officials wanted to have it back open by Monday morning for the workday commute. Officials said Sunday that it will be a gradual process getting residents back into homes in Montecito, where at least 21 people were killed during flash floods January 9.

People Senate moves to end government shutdown as Dems drop opposition
Author: 0 Senate moves to end government shutdown as Dems drop opposition

Ahead of the vote to end debate, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer , D-N.Y., warned McConnell to keep his word. In exchange, McConnell agreed to address Democratic demands that Congress restore protection against deportation to young undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S.

People Man suspected of rape and murder of Zainab Ansari arrested in Pakistan
Author: 0 Man suspected of rape and murder of Zainab Ansari arrested in Pakistan

Police claim the suspect has confessed to the crime. "He was arrested before, but was released as we did not have evidence". Numerous suspects were arrested in the case and there DNA was taken from them, the police said. Local media identified the suspect as Imran Khan, about 35, who lived in Zainab's neighbourhood, Kot Road in Kasur. An autopsy confirmed that she was strangled to death.

Author: 0 Rivlin calls Pence a 'mentsch' and thanks him for his visit

Pence, in his address, said that the USA would relocate the United States embassy to Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem "before the end of the next year". The main Arab party in the Israeli parliament warned that it would boycott Pence. "Israeli Arabs deserve better leadership than Odeh and his radical friends can provide".

People U.S. government workers begin shutdown as Senate vote looms
Author: 0 U.S. government workers begin shutdown as Senate vote looms

Democrats demanded a guarantee that there will be protections for undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S.as children and received legal protections under an Obama-era executive order. Kelly called the New York Democrat to tell him his terms were too liberal for the GOP. Losing is keeping the government open. If Schumer put $ 20 billion on the table and they said no, does this president really want to build the wall? "Because a brick for lives, okay? Let's get back to delivering for ...

People MI man arrested after caller threatens to kill CNN employees
Author: 0 MI man arrested after caller threatens to kill CNN employees

On another call, he said, "I'm smarter than you". I have more guns than you. I have more guns that you. "More labor. Your cast is going to get gunned down in a matter of hours", he said. CNN contributor Ana Navarro connected the threats to anti-media comments made by President Donald Trump , who has often referred to members of the media as "fake news".

People 0 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia
Author: 0 0 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia

The epicenter of the quake was near Lebak in Banten province at a depth of 10 kilometers, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency said on Twitter. One photo captured in the staircase of The City Tower building in Jakarta's city centre shows people hurriedly rushing towards the exit. The strongest tremor on record, level 6-7, was felt on the southern slopes of the dormant Mount Pangrango volcano 67 km (42 miles) south of the capital.

People Huge 8.1 magnitude quake strikes near United States coast with tsunami warning issued
Author: 0 Huge 8.1 magnitude quake strikes near United States coast with tsunami warning issued

The entire western coast of the United States, as well as Alaska and parts of Canada, were placed on tsunami watch after a massive natural disaster hit off the Alaskan coast. The NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said that, based on the preliminary quake parameters, "widespread hazardous tsunami waves were possible". A tsunami watch alert has also been issued for the state of Hawaii.

People Iran to dominate many Tillerson conversations in Europe next week
Author: 0 Iran to dominate many Tillerson conversations in Europe next week

And Tillerson's meeting comes a week after the country's new London embassy was opened. The deal has been cast into doubt by Trump, but Britain, along with France and Germany, wants to keep it. The fortress-like building was to be heralded by Trump and May as a signal of UK-US relations. At a press conference, Mr Tillerson said he treasured his relationship with Mr Johnson.

People Aside From Trump Limelight, Israeli-Palestinian Peace on Agenda at Davos Gathering
Author: 0 Aside From Trump Limelight, Israeli-Palestinian Peace on Agenda at Davos Gathering

The US President is now scheduled to make a high-profile speech at the World Economic Forum (WEDF) on Friday at 1pm GMT on the fourth and final day of the conference. He has backed off withdrawing from a USA trade agreement with South Korea and while he has threatened to terminate NAFTA, he has yet to do so. The findings will add fuel to debates in the US about the damage being done to the country's standing, both domestically and overseas, as Trump's administration bucks longstanding ...

People Shiv Sena to go it alone in 2019
Author: 0 Shiv Sena to go it alone in 2019

Adding further, he said, "Aaditya would play a major role and will have a say while discussing the strategy for the next assembly election scheduled in 2019". Recently, the Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamana took a critical position against the Modi government on the press conference addressed by four Supreme Court judges.

People Volcano, avalanche injure 17 in Gunma
Author: 0 Volcano, avalanche injure 17 in Gunma

Five people are confirmed to have suffered broken bones, with the confirmed injuries not said to be life-threatening. Japan's Meteorological Agency, or JMA, reports that Mount Kusatsu-Shirane, located about 120 miles northwest of Tokyo, erupted early Tuesday.

People Senate Leaders Agree On Plan To Reopen Government
Author: 0 Senate Leaders Agree On Plan To Reopen Government

He added: "We will make a long term deal on immigration if and only if it's good for our country". Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas said he thought Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY agreed to push back the vote to give his caucus "a chance to chew" on a GOP proposal to break the impasse.

People OIC ministers warn Yemen could turn into terror haven
Author: 0 OIC ministers warn Yemen could turn into terror haven

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen has pledged $1.5bn (£1.1bn) in new humanitarian aid for the country. "The coalition will coordinate". He said the coalition is working to establish a mechanism with the global community and relief organizations to ensure that relief aid is delivered to those who deserve it.

People Puerto Rico moves to privatize troubled power company
Author: 0 Puerto Rico moves to privatize troubled power company

I hope that Moulton encourages the House Climate Solutions Caucus to propose legislation to fix problems in FEMA's legal framework that prevent them from replacing Puerto Rico's electricity the best way we know how in 2018 - rather than the best way we knew in, say, 1968.

People Donald Trump seeks 'constitutional option' to end govt shutdown
Author: 0 Donald Trump seeks 'constitutional option' to end govt shutdown

The Senate voted shortly after noon Monday to advance a spending bill that would fund the government for three weeks. Highlighting the deep political polarisation, crowds estimated to number in the hundreds of thousands took to the streets of major United States cities including Los Angeles, New York and Washington over the weekend to march against the president and his policies and express support for women's rights.

People AA (AA) Given New GBX 200 Price Target at Barclays
Author: 0 AA (AA) Given New GBX 200 Price Target at Barclays

The stock has "Neutral" rating by BNP Paribas on Monday, December 7. The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Friday, August 14 to "Buy". The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy" on Friday, July 28. Hunting plc (LON:HTG) opened at 474.50 on Tuesday. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of OCDO in report on Wednesday, November 29 with "Sell" rating.

People Pence says United States embassy will open in Jerusalem next year
Author: 0 Pence says United States embassy will open in Jerusalem next year

During a meeting with Pence before the speech , Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel said, "This is the first time that I stand here where both leaders can say those three words: 'Israel's capital Jerusalem '". Mr Abbas said: "We are keen on continuing the way of negotiations". In Pence's speech Monday, he said the first settlers in America were inspired by the Hebrew Bible.

People No. 6 Michigan State overpowers IL
Author: 0 No. 6 Michigan State overpowers IL

Miles Bridges scored 31 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. had 21 points and 11 rebounds and No. 6 Michigan State got a harder-than-expected 87-74 win over IL on Monday night. Leron Black was the best offense option for the Fighting Illini with 16 points and three yanks on 7-9 from the floor followed by Trent Frazier with eleven points and five assists on 5-14 accuracy.

Author: 0 Rand Paul's attacker should get 21 months in prison, prosecutors recommend

He said Monday that it had nothing to do with politics. While federal prosecutors will recommend a almost two-year prison sentence, Boucher's attorney said Monday he will argue that his client should not serve any jail time. "This last month I've been doing better", Paul said. "From my perspective, I'm not really too concerned about what someone's motive is", Paul told the Washington Examiner in November.

People Only Hadiya has right to decide on her choices
Author: 0 Only Hadiya has right to decide on her choices

In November a year ago, Hadiya told the apex court that she wanted to be with her husband Shafin Jahan . The SC will hear the matter in the case on February 22. Her parents came to know about it after she refused to participate in a religious ceremony at home near Vaikom in Kerala. Asokan, the father of Hadiya, had appealed for in-camera proceedings, but the Supreme Court declined his request.

People Winter Storm bringing heavy snow for Sunday
Author: 0 Winter Storm bringing heavy snow for Sunday

At this point, here is our forecast: most snow falling Monday between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., with a big spread in totals across the metro along with northwest winds gusting almost 30 miles per hour. Sunday's high in Madison was 38 at 3:35 p.m., 12 degrees above the normal high and 14 degrees below the record high of 52 for January 21, set in 1964.

Author: 0 What is the government shutdown?

There is bipartisan support for funding CHIP and community health centers; ACA cost sharing reduction payments that the president halted; disaster relief for hurricane and fire victims, and addressing the opioid crisis that the president declared a federal disaster.

People The 30 best signs from the Women's March on Pittsburgh 2018
Author: 0 The 30 best signs from the Women's March on Pittsburgh 2018

President Donald Trump's administration. Sacramento police estimate about 30,000 people will show up for the women's march at the state Capitol, while thousands more are gathering in Los Angeles , San Diego, San Francisco and other cities up and down the state.

People Olympic short track champion Viktor Ahn 'banned' from 2018 Games
Author: 0 Olympic short track champion Viktor Ahn 'banned' from 2018 Games

In this file photo taken July 17, 2017, Victor An, Russian short track speed skater born Ahn Hyun-soo in South Korea, trains at Korea National Sport University in Seoul. After the 2006 Olympics in Turin, a set of sustained injuries kept him sidelined from major short track competitions and before the 2010 Winter Olympics in Canada's Vancouver he failed to qualify for the South Korean national team.

People Oil Inches Higher On Saudi, Russian Rhetoric
Author: 0 Oil Inches Higher On Saudi, Russian Rhetoric

In its monthly report the IEA raised its outlook for U.S. crude supply this year by 260,000 barrels a day, to a record 10.4 million barrels a day, largely a result of the recent rally in crude prices. But both Falih and UAE minister Suhail al-Mazroui said they did not think the rise in prices would hurt global demand for oil. Oil prices finished lower Friday night on worries over growing rising U.S.

People Pence arrives in Israel on Mideast tour
Author: 0 Pence arrives in Israel on Mideast tour

Ambassador David Friedman and the Israeli ambassador to Washington, Ron Dermer, joined Monday's ceremony before Pence and Netanyahu began their meeting. Analysts say the USA action should come as a wake-up call for the Palestinians and Arabs to look for other options. "Peace can only come through dialogue".

People Donald Trump spent shutdown weekend watching old recordings of himself on television
Author: 0 Donald Trump spent shutdown weekend watching old recordings of himself on television

He did not reach out to Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer or any other Democrat, instead calling fellow Republicans and Cabinet members to check on the response to the shutdown. Since then, Donald Trump has done his best to put the blame on the Democrats, despite Republicans holding control of the White House and both the Senate and House of Representatives, doing so in his most recent round of tweets .