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China angry as U.S. gets cozy with Taiwan China angry as U.S. gets cozy with Taiwan
- March 02, 2018

The Senate unanimously passes the Taiwan Travel Act to strengthen bilateral ties. The legislation, which passed the House of Representatives in January, also without opposition, now only needs President Donald Trump's signature to become law. (more...)
No decisions have been made on QBs — Vikings GM No decisions have been made on QBs — Vikings GM
- March 02, 2018

Bridgewater suffered a near-catastrophic knee injury on August 30, 2016, during a late preseason practice at Winter Park. Cousins is THE quarterback free agent. Quinn also touched on the past few weeks with new head coach Matt Patricia. We had a lot of time talking about staff. The Bills finally made the playoffs, and while they gave the Jacksonville Jaguars a good battle for a half, they did not have the offense to survive and advance. (more...)
US East Coast braces for powerful windstorm with snow, rain US East Coast braces for powerful windstorm with snow, rain
- March 02, 2018

Ways to prepare for possible power outages include: securing or moving inside loose outdoor objects; having a flashlight and batteries handy; fully charging cellphones and have a cellphone charger in your auto; and fueling vehicles. We plan to go into an enhanced status around 11 o'clock. Expect sunshine to continue through the weekend with highs in the mid-60s. A Flood Watch remains in effect for southern and southeastern Kentucky through Thursday . (more...)
United States imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea United States imposes largest package of sanctions against North Korea
- March 02, 2018

Steven Mnuchin , US Treasury Secretary, said the latest US actions will target shipping and trade companies, vessels and individuals across the world working for North Korea, to ensure the closure of their trade support. China has lodged "stern representations" with the U.S. over the sanctions, whose targets include a Taiwan passport holder, as well as shipping and energy firms in mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore. (more...)
France's Marine Le Pen charged over ISIS tweets France's Marine Le Pen charged over ISIS tweets
- March 02, 2018

The crime is punishable by up to 3 years in prison and a fine of 75,000 euros ($91,000). The 2015 tweets in the wake of the ISIS attacks on Paris showed ISIS executions, including the execution of James Foley , an American journalist. (more...)
Teacher displayed freaky behavior before barricading in classroom and firing shot Teacher displayed freaky behavior before barricading in classroom and firing shot
- March 02, 2018

He apparently refused to answer detectives' questions as to what prompted the episode. But it did not take long for Dalton High students to tie their fright to the national debate on gun violence and arming teachers, as President Trump and the NRA have suggested. (more...)
US Slams, China Praises Pakistan's Counterterror Efforts US Slams, China Praises Pakistan's Counterterror Efforts
- March 02, 2018

The statement that Pakistan will be transferred from the grey to the black list in June this year was not true as the FATF website clearly demarcates the countries in the black list as those who are non-cooperative, Faisal said. The official said that Pakistan reiterated its commitment to the alliance with the USA but warned the U.S. must not take Pakistan 'for granted'. She acknowledged Pakistan's sacrifices fighting terror and said the US South Asia strategy provides an opportunity ... (more...)
McMaster To Leave White House As Soon As Next Month McMaster To Leave White House As Soon As Next Month
- March 02, 2018

A spokesperson for Ford told CNN: "Steve has no plans to leave Ford and has had no conversation with the White House about any positions". Last month, McMaster said there was "incontrovertible" evidence of a Russian plot to disrupt the 2016 USA election during a speech at the Munich Security Conference. (more...)
Keith Richards shrugs off drugs and regrets Mick snip quip Keith Richards shrugs off drugs and regrets Mick snip quip
- March 02, 2018

The guitarist made a joke about father-of-eight Mick's fertility during an interview with the Wall Street Journal , which he has seemingly taken offence to. In the piece, Richards called the band's frontman "a randy old bastard" and insinuated that he should get a vasectomy. The Rolling Stones' guitarist said , "I've always been an opinionated b*stard anyway". (more...)
Eric Greitens; Trial Set For May Eric Greitens; Trial Set For May
- March 02, 2018

The Republican governor was indicted last week, accused of taking an unauthorized photo of a woman with whom he was having an affair during a sexual encounter in the basement of his St. A May 14 trial would come during the final week of the annual legislative session. Judge Burlison said that this case affects the business of the state of Missouri because of the governor's involvement. (more...)
13 terrorists, two army officers killed in Egypt army raids 13 terrorists, two army officers killed in Egypt army raids
- March 02, 2018

During raids on locations sheltering terrorists, the army seized weapons and ammunition and destroyed nine locations as well as defusing two auto bombs, the statement noted. Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry criticised the British broadcaster BBC on Tuesday for recent reporting on human rights in the country. It gave detailed account of arrests, forced disappearances, torture, and sexual violence as recounted by victims and their families. (more...)
Olympian Adam Rippon Announces LGBTQ Youth Fundraising Campaign With GLAAD Olympian Adam Rippon Announces LGBTQ Youth Fundraising Campaign With GLAAD
- March 02, 2018

I've been wanting to be on this show and meet you since I was born 28 years ago". He said he reached out to Field's son, Samuel Greisman, and they are now friends. "If he's okay with what's being said about people and Americans and foreigners and about different countries that are being called 'shitholes, ' I think he should really go to church". (more...)
Blockchain gun control - a more reliable solution to America's public safety
- March 02, 2018

Ever since the Las Vegas concert shooting, I have tried to get my congressional representatives to do something, but it is hard to even get them to respond to questions. One night while walking to the dumpster just before closing, two men stepped out of the shadows with guns planning to rob my grandfather. Under the hot glare of questioning by teens at a CNN town hall, Sen. (more...)
Stevenage could lose second major store as Maplin hits administration Stevenage could lose second major store as Maplin hits administration
- March 02, 2018

A total of 3,200 jobs are at risk with Toys "R" Us about to enter administration and Maplin puts 2,500 jobs at risk. Meanwhile, Italian restaurant chain Prezzo, which has two eateries in Sheffield, is also understood to be closing 100 restaurants nationwide. (more...)
IOC Lifts Russian Team's Suspension After 2018 Olympics IOC Lifts Russian Team's Suspension After 2018 Olympics
- March 02, 2018

Russia's hopes of marching under its flag at Sunday's closing ceremony in South Korea were stymied by the two positive tests for banned substances, including a curler who had to forfeit his bronze medal. "I would like to thank our athletes who were able to perform well even despite the provocations", Zhukov said. All the athletes had all been required to prove they were clean before the Games. (more...)
White House aide who testified to telling 'white lies' is resigning White House aide who testified to telling 'white lies' is resigning
- March 02, 2018

Hicks' proximity to Mr. Trump has made her of particular interest to special counsel Robert Mueller and the congressional intelligence committees as they investigate Russian election meddling and any ties to Trump associates. "I think the changes that may occur as a result of Hicks's exit have more to do with the president's ability to exist without her in an emotional sense", Nuzzi continued. (more...)
Over 30 reported dead after natural disaster in Papua New Guinea Over 30 reported dead after natural disaster in Papua New Guinea
- March 02, 2018

This level of alert means fatalities and damages are possible, and the temblor's impact is likely more localized. The US Geological Survey says there have been over 300 significant aftershocks since the 7.5-magnitude quake yesterday. Gas is processed at Hides and transported along a 700 km (435 miles) line that feeds the PNG LNG plant, whose main customers are in Japan, China and Taiwan. (more...)
US NAFTA negotiator for autos called to DC for consultations in Mexico US NAFTA negotiator for autos called to DC for consultations in Mexico
- March 02, 2018

The U.S. Trade Representative's office has called back its chief negotiator for Nafta's car-related issues to Washington from ongoing talks in Mexico City to meet with American industry representatives, according to three people familiar with the process. (more...)
To Me, My Love,' Writes Boney Kapoor To Me, My Love,' Writes Boney Kapoor
- March 02, 2018

The body of the actress may reach Mumbai on Tuesday, according to an NDTV report . Sridevi was dressed in her favourite red and golden Kanjeevaram saree . Speculations have been running rife about the cause of death. "She was the axis around which our family ran". Social media has become a most favourite platform for the fans to get updates from their favourite celebrities. (more...)
MP BJP chief may have to quit over bypoll disaster MP BJP chief may have to quit over bypoll disaster
- March 02, 2018

In Kolaras constituency, Congress candidate Mahendra Singh Yadav is being trailed by Devendra Jain of the BJP. Congress' Brijendra Singh Yadav beat BJP's Bai Sahib by 2,124 votes. The victory comes as a shot in the arm for Congress leader and MP Jyotiraditya Scindia. "The government which had not seen the face of Mungaoli in 14 years camped there with their entire cabinet during elections", Jyotiraditya Scindia told ANI . (more...)
Bridgeville Construction Company Sends Help to Puerto Rico Bridgeville Construction Company Sends Help to Puerto Rico
- March 02, 2018

The government-owned utility has 1.5 customers out of a population of 3.5 million - not counting the 500,000 Puerto Ricans who left since Maria struck on September 20, 2017. "It is an enormous pleasure to welcome her back to Cornell, especially at this particular juncture when the devastation in Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria is very much on our minds, and we are hearing the personal stories from the 62 Puerto Rican students we have welcomed to our campus this spring", said Debra Ann ... (more...)
Body of Virginia mother found two days after her disppearance Body of Virginia mother found two days after her disppearance
- March 02, 2018

Michael Samson of the Middlesex County Sheriff's Office. Authorities say Keyser is an acquaintance of St. John , but they are not sure how well they knew each other. "A person of interest could be acquaintances, whether they be personal acquaintances - friends, family", Sampson said. Detectives said earlier in the week that they were investigating four people of interest, including St. (more...)
Commission says Facebook, Google should remove terror content within an hour Commission says Facebook, Google should remove terror content within an hour
- March 02, 2018

Mr. Ansip said some commission officials were pushing to overhaul existing rules that protect platforms from being held legally accountable for what appears on their platforms-everything from stolen cars on a second-hand shopping portal to terror content-a move he said he himself was dead set against. (more...)
Turkey 'neutralises' over 2000 terrorists in Syria Turkey 'neutralises' over 2000 terrorists in Syria
- March 02, 2018

Nauert argued that only campaigns against Islamic State jihadists, Al-Qaeda and other extremist Islamist groups were exempted from ceasefire. But Turkey blasted this response, with Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy saying it shows Nauert "couldn't understand the focal point of the resolution or wants to distort it". (more...)
A Jason Voorhees Statue Lurks at the Bottom of a Minnesota Lake A Jason Voorhees Statue Lurks at the Bottom of a Minnesota Lake
- March 02, 2018

The statue appeared 2013 and has encountered some wear and tear over the subsequent four years. Fans of the Friday the 13th film series will appreciate that Lahr's depiction of Jason has some cinematic history behind it, since at the conclusion of Friday the 13th, Part VI: Jason Lives , Jason ends up in chains at the bottom of a lake, but alive with his eye open. (more...)
Chris Stapleton leads ACM nominations; Reba returns as host Chris Stapleton leads ACM nominations; Reba returns as host
- March 02, 2018

Reba was live in NY early Thursday morning (3/1) to help reveal the nominees for the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards . McEntire announced the nominations Thursday on " CBS This Morning " as well as her return as host for the first time since 2012. (more...)
Ukraine makes $2 bln in revenue from gas transit Ukraine makes $2 bln in revenue from gas transit
- March 02, 2018

The award centres on a dispute between the two companies over the transit of natural gas through Ukraine, whose president Petro Poroshenko welcomed the news. Since the court previously ordered Naftogaz to pay Gazprom for gas supply arrears, Gazprom's net payment after two arbitration disputes between the two companies on gas supplies and transit shipments will be $2.56 billion. (more...)
Newton's Heave Helps Miami Stun No. 9 UNC 91-88 Newton's Heave Helps Miami Stun No. 9 UNC 91-88
- March 02, 2018

Seventh Woods, Brandon Huffman and Garrison Brooks react during their loss to the Miami Hurricanes . Newton's heave off his left foot came immediately after UNC's Joel Berry II hit a tough 3 of his own to tie the game with 4.1 seconds left. (more...)
How land expropriation without compensation could affect banks and bonds How land expropriation without compensation could affect banks and bonds
- March 02, 2018

Addressing reporters at the EFF's public health care campaign launch at Chris Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto on Wednesday evening, Malema elaborated on how the EFF views land expropriation without compensation. Ramaphosa said earlier on Tuesday he would pursue expropriation of land without compensation , but said this should be done in a way that increases agricultural production and improves food security. (more...)
Become Human release date confirmed by David Cage Become Human release date confirmed by David Cage
- March 02, 2018

Quantic Dream's long awaited sci-fi narrative game Detroit: Become Human finally has a confirmed release date of May 25th . Quantic Dream's latest game, Detroit: Become Human , will be released worldwide on May 25, 2018. Cage claims each playthrough of the game will be unique because "all choices matter", and in the most David Cage of David Cage statements, he added "you will need to observe, think, decide, feel, follow your intuition or your heart". (more...)

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