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Crosland was accused of carrying out the feeding during a class. Marc Gee , superintendent of the Preston School District, told us via e-mail that while an incident did occur at the school on 7 March 2018, it occurred "at least one hour after the students in the school had been dismissed".
  • Trump fires Tillerson, secretary of state, a day after visit to Nigeria

    Trump fires Tillerson, secretary of state, a day after visit to Nigeria

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    CIA Deputy Director Gina Haspel will succeed him, also following Senate confirmation. To that end, like Tillerson, Pompeo will advocate the maintenance of a strong containment policy against Russian Federation that defends US allies and reinforces the USA role in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.
  • 'Insufficient' Defence Budget Dashes Hopes of Modernisation, Says Army Vice-chief

    'Insufficient' Defence Budget Dashes Hopes of Modernisation, Says Army Vice-chief

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    According to one of the seven reports by the parliamentary panel on defence tabled in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, an army representative detailed the disturbances along India's eastern and western fronts. In its strongest take yet on the Narendra Modi govt, the Army has informed the parliamentary standing committee on defence that the budget it has been allocated this year has dashed all hopes for modernisation and its plans to roll out "Make in India" projects.
  • Mission 2019: Sonia Gandhi hosts dinner to opposition parties

    Mission 2019: Sonia Gandhi hosts dinner to opposition parties

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    Among those present was Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar, who attended the dinner amid talk about his intention to float a separate federal front with regional parties. Kumar said besides the financial business, the government was keen to get Parliament approval for the Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, Payment of Gratuity Bill, the Medical Council of India Bill among others.
  • $0.41 EPS Expected for Martin Midstream Partners LP (MMLP) This Quarter

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    Virtu Financial Llc who had been investing in Eqt Midstream Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.04B market cap company. Therefore 58% are positive. Prothena Corp had 30 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Robert W.
  • BJP will win bypolls with big margin: Adityanath

    BJP will win bypolls with big margin: Adityanath

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    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Uttam has written to the State Election Officer complaining that people and media were removed from the counting centre in Gorakhpur, where SP candidate Praveen Nishad is leading by over 1,500 votes . Congress candidate Sureetha Kareem was a distant third with only 1,712 votes in her kitty. Gorakhpur has been a BJP seat for almost three decades but the SP and BJP joined hands this time hoping to spring a surprise.
  • Trump considering Perry for veterans affairs secretary

    Trump considering Perry for veterans affairs secretary

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    Axios recently reported the President has been growing frustrated with him. David Shulkin , already embroiled in controversy over his travel expenses and locked in a feud with Trump administration political appointees, now has another problem that could cost him his job - shopping binges.
  • Ex-boyfriend arrested in connection with SUNY Binghamton student's death

    Ex-boyfriend arrested in connection with SUNY Binghamton student's death

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    Tercero is being transferred to the prison in El Chipote, which is about 40 miles southwest of the capitol, Managua. Tercero flew to Nicaragua before police found Anderson's body on Friday at a home on Oak Street in Binghamton. According to local shelter, Rise, the period of time when a victim tries to leave a relationship is often the most risky. It is unknown if Tercero is being represented by a lawyer.
  • GOP lawmakers criticize Murphy's tax hike plan

    GOP lawmakers criticize Murphy's tax hike plan

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    Murphy wants to restore the sales tax to 7 percent. "It will responsibly invest in our future to drive our economic growth and resurgence". "Together, we can fulfill the promises made a decade ago while ensuring that our dollars are spent according to the needs of students and districts today", Murphy said.
  • Chinese official defends Duterte vs United Nations rights chief

    Chinese official defends Duterte vs United Nations rights chief

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    Cayetano said in a statement . Zeid said Duterte's attacks against UN special rapporteurs can not go unanswered and the UN Human Rights Council must take a position. " If you investigate me, I'll slap you ", Duterte said at the time, according to Rappler online news website. "Can I not protect my country by killing people and destroying apparatus?" he asked.
  • Five Karnataka candidates file nominations for RS polls

    Five Karnataka candidates file nominations for RS polls

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    Other candidates from Uttar Pradesh are Ashok Bajpai, Vijay Pal Singh Tomar, Sakal Deep Rajbhar, Kanta Kardam, Dr Anil Jain and Harnath Singh Yadav. RJD on Sunday announced candidates for two of the six seats of Rajya Sabha from Bihar for which election is scheduled to be held on March 23.
  • SC rules: No practising, no setting up office; foreign lawyers can…

    SC rules: No practising, no setting up office; foreign lawyers can…

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    The court also held that there was "no absolute right of the foreign lawyer" to come here and conduct arbitration proceedings in disputes arising out of a contract relating to worldwide commercial arbitration. "Visit of any foreign lawyer on fly-in-and-fly-out basis may amount to practice of law if it is on regular basis". The bench pointed out that the Advocates Act made it clear that "advocates enrolled with the Bar Council alone were entitled to practice law, except as otherwise provided ...
  • Budget session: Opposition angry as Finance Bill passed without discussion

    Budget session: Opposition angry as Finance Bill passed without discussion

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    While the Congress and the Trinamool Congress raised the issue of Rs 12,700 crore fraud in Punjab National Bank, the TRS sought increased reservation quota and AIADMK wanted the government to set up Cauvery management board. Congress president Rahul Gandhi however did mention that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was not talking about the PNB scam, alleging involvement of his daughter, in what seems like a tit for tat to the Karti development.
  • Queer Eye's Rockiest Love Story Finally Has a Happy Ending

    Queer Eye's Rockiest Love Story Finally Has a Happy Ending

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    Tom and Abby are getting married! Arguably, what made Queer Eye the stunning success that it has become was the Tom episode. However, he confirmed, "She will always be the love of my life". Not only does he want the Fab 5 to plan the wedding-he would also like them to be in his wedding party as groomsmen . Meanwhile, Bobby Berk would expertly refashion Tom's backyard into a tasteful outdoor wedding venue, working entirely off-camera for some reason; Tan France would shop for a ...
  • Jhene Aiko Denies Rumors of Big Sean's Alleged Cheating

    Jhene Aiko Denies Rumors of Big Sean's Alleged Cheating

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    The tattoo drew mixed reactions from her fans, with some of them saying things like "wow attractive tat and commitment", "maybe one day i'll love a guy enough to tattoo his face on me", "What's she gonna cover it up with when they're over?" and, "She'll come back in a couple months asking you to cover it up with the rose tattoo".
  • University of Nottingham UCU branch reject latest proposal on USS pension dispute

    University of Nottingham UCU branch reject latest proposal on USS pension dispute

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    After a meeting this morning (13th March), the UoN UCU have formally rejected 'the proposed agreement in line with the views of an overwhelming majority of [its] members'. Over 9,000 UCU members have signed an open letter rejecting the agreement between UCU and UUK, including more than 140 staff at Cambridge. The petition continues, "Furthermore, the UCU is effectively calling on us to both reschedule as well as calling off the action before having put it to the membership, two positions ...
  • Trump asking for advice on Stormy Daniels situation

    Trump asking for advice on Stormy Daniels situation

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    The source said Trump is being told by advisers not to fight Daniels' decision to break a confidentiality agreement because it would make him look guilty. Speaking at the Innovative TV Conference in Jerusalem on Tuesday, CBS News president David Rhodes would not confirm that the interview will air this coming Sunday, according to The Hollywood Reporter .
  • Iraq lifts ban on intl flights to Kurdistan airports

    Iraq lifts ban on intl flights to Kurdistan airports

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    The decree announced the creation of a new Directorate for Special Protection for the airports of the Kurdistan Region, "which will be under the command and control of the Federal Ministry of the Interior". Initially, al-Aabdi's tough line on Iraq's Kurds translated into widespread public support among his base in Iraq's Shiite-heartland. The Iraqi parliament recently approved the 2018 budget in the absence of Kurdish MPs, who boycotted the meeting in protest at the cut in finances allocated ...
  • Florida prosecutors seeking death penalty against Nikolas Cruz in school shooting

    Florida prosecutors seeking death penalty against Nikolas Cruz in school shooting

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    CBN News has learned the office of Broward County State Attorney Michael Satz filed the formal notice of its intentions Tuesday. A plea deal is still possible despite Tuesday's court filing. "We are not saying he is not guilty but we can't plead guilty while death is still on the table", Finkelstein said. Cruz's attorneys withdrew his not guilty plea on Friday, and Cruz now " stands mute " to the charges.
  • There are 7000 pairs of shoes outside the Capitol. Here's why

    There are 7000 pairs of shoes outside the Capitol. Here's why

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    A massive and powerful display in Washington Tuesday calling for an end to gun violence. One of the parents who attended the protest on Tuesday was Tom Mauser, whose 15-year-old son Daniel was killed in the 1999 Columbine shooting . The symbolic shoe demonstrations likely draw inspiration from the renowned memorial at the Hungarian Parliament in Budapest that honors lives lost during the Holocaust.
  • Siale Angilau Courtroom Shooting Footage Released After 4 Years

    Siale Angilau Courtroom Shooting Footage Released After 4 Years

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    Angilau, who is believed to be a member of the Tongan Crip gang, ran towards the rival gangster testifying and attempted to attack him. A video released Monday shows the fatal shooting by a USA marshal of a defendant who rushed a witness stand at a Utah federal courthouse.
  • Twitter Cracks Down on Tweetdeckers With Mass Account Suspensions

    Twitter Cracks Down on Tweetdeckers With Mass Account Suspensions

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    A bunch of massively popular accounts that are known for stealing other people's viral tweets , including Common White Girl and Dory, were suspended late on Friday. This sort of behavior goes against Twitter's rules, which clearly state: "You may not use Twitter's services for the objective of spamming anyone".
  • Percoco found guilty on corruption charges

    Percoco found guilty on corruption charges

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    Cuomo's close aide Joseph Percoco was found guilty by a jury of his peers for accepting $300,000 in bribes from companies who had business before the state". Gerardi was found not guilty of both charges. The jury deadlocked and a mistrial was declared in the case of a fourth defendant, energy company executive Peter Galbraith Kelly.
  • Trump spoke with Canada's Trudeau about tariffs, NAFTA talks: White House

    Trump spoke with Canada's Trudeau about tariffs, NAFTA talks: White House

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    Canada, the top supplier of steel and aluminum to the USA market, and Mexico have been temporarily exempted from the tariffs until trilateral continental trade talks conclude. Brazil has said it will seek exemption from the newly imposed tariffs. "He always has with me", Trudeau said. Trudeau also expressed optimism about reaching a good North American free-trade agreement that will benefit Canada as well as the US and Mexico - despite Trump's constant refrain that the current deal is a ...
  • Chaos in the Knesset: Netanyahu's Coalition on the Verge of Shattering

    Chaos in the Knesset: Netanyahu's Coalition on the Verge of Shattering

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    Either the defense minister tells Sofa Landver to abstain in the vote on the Draft Law, or the prime minister decides not to fire Sofa Landver, even if she votes against it. Military service for ultra-Orthodox men is one of the most fraught topics in Israel and looked to undermine Netanyahu's coalition government, which holds 66 out of the 120 seats in parliament.
  • Trekkers dead, 17 injured in forest fire in TN

    Trekkers dead, 17 injured in forest fire in TN

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    Conservator of Forests, Madurai Circle, R.K.Jegania said the Chennai-based trekking club that had organized the expedition from Kurangani to Bodi in the Western Ghats did not get permission from the forest department for the trekking expedition.
  • UCLA: First Four game day preview against St. Bonaventure

    UCLA: First Four game day preview against St. Bonaventure

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    Although this was the first time Wilkes ever watched the selection show, it was the last time Thomas Welsh got to take in selection Sunday as a Bruin . March success is about transcendent guard play, and Bobby Hurley has three really good ones in Tra Holder, Shannon Evans and Remy Martin. Its enrollment is 2,100 - 1,635 undergraduates and 465 graduate students, according to the university.
  • USA prolongs sanctions against Iran

    USA prolongs sanctions against Iran

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    Under the deal, also known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), " Many countries in the Middle East are saying that they are also allowed to enrich uranium if Iran is allowed to do so; therefore, the way to prevent this danger, the nuclearization of the Middle East, is to either thoroughly correct the agreement or abrogate it", Netanyahu said at a cabinet meeting on March 11.
  • US Northeast braces for blizzards, power outages amid storm warnings

    US Northeast braces for blizzards, power outages amid storm warnings

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    The weather service also issued a winter storm warning for northern Connecticut, Rhode Island and much of MA from late Monday night until Tuesday night . What began as a wet, slushy, wind-driven rain in the pre-dawn hours Tuesday turned into snow that quickly covered roads and made driving treacherous.
  • Storm warning: Kerala on high alert after depression in Arabian Sea deepens

    Storm warning: Kerala on high alert after depression in Arabian Sea deepens

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    The IMD on Tuesday said that the depression over southeast Arabian Sea adjoining equatorial Indian Ocean moved north-northwestwards with a speed of about 20 kmph. He said the warning for fishermen will be in force till Thursday. The fresh alert comes hours after the state government on Monday night asked officials to ensure return of fishermen engaged in deep-sea fishing in view of the weather system.
  • ICE spokesman resigns to avoid 'fabricating the truth'

    ICE spokesman resigns to avoid 'fabricating the truth'

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    Former ICE spokesman James Schwab pointed to statements made by Acting ICE Director Tom Homan and Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who have stated that Schaaf's warning February 24 about an ICE raid in Northern California resulted in several hundred undocumented immigrants from eluding arrest , according to multiple media outlets, including the San Francisco Chronicle , KTVU and CNN.
  • Juncker tells MEPs the Irish border is a

    Juncker tells MEPs the Irish border is a "European issue"

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    European Parliament Coordinator for Brexit Guy Verhofstadt added: "In order to break the deadlock we now face, I believe it is important that the UK Government now seriously considers engaging with the European Parliament's proposal for an association agreement, as catered for by Article 217 of the EU Treaty".
  • US House Speaker Ryan criticizes Trump tariff plan

    US House Speaker Ryan criticizes Trump tariff plan

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    Congress has the power to challenge President Trump on new tariffs, but it's unlikely lawmakers will act, even though almost all congressional Republicans oppose the president's trade policy because they believe it will harm the USA economy.
  • How Facebook Is Helping Spread Hate Speech In The Rohingya Crisis

    How Facebook Is Helping Spread Hate Speech In The Rohingya Crisis

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    But it has drawn criticism for a take-off that has coincided with a rise in ethnically-charged hate speech and violence, particularly in Rakhine state. "And I am afraid that Facebook has now turned into a beast than what it was originally meant to be used in other parts of the world too", she added.
  • Blasts in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district kills nine CRPF men

    Blasts in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district kills nine CRPF men

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    Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala recalled a gruesome attack in Sukma a year ago in which 26 CRPF personnel were killed and said the BJP government had not learnt any lessons from the 2017 ambush. March 11, 2014: 15 security personnel were killed in a Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district. Over nine years to 2017, 2,811 terrorist incidents were reported in Jammu and Kashmir; 497 security forces have been killed, according to home ministry data .