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Global Media West Virginia teachers: Statewide walkout over pay, benefits
Author: 0 West Virginia teachers: Statewide walkout over pay, benefits

While state lawmakers, in recent days, have passed legislation to provide increases in pay, local officials say it is not enough when looking at the big picture. "State law and court rulings give specific parties avenues to remedy such illegal conduct, including the option to seek an injunction to end an unlawful strike".

Global Media No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Son Because He Couldn't Sleep
Author: 0 No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Son Because He Couldn't Sleep

Ortiz's affidavit revealed that on Thursday, he was alone with 2-year-old Mateo Garcia Aguayo at their 2700 block of South Avers Avenue as his wife, who works at the same company as Ortiz, had just left for work. Ortiz allegedly grabbed a knife from the kitchen, held the little boy down and cut his throat, the Chicago Sun Times reports. He then realized what he had done and made an attempt to cut his own wrists, police said.

Global Media Francis calls off school due to alleged threat
Author: 0 Francis calls off school due to alleged threat

No one was hurt. The school was placed on lockdown briefly while police went to the suspects' home to arrest him. "During an interview with the student, he made the comment that it was only a joke and had no intentions of actually going through with the threat", a statement from the Springville Police Department says.

Global Media 389 kilos of cocaine found in Russia's Argentina embassy
Author: 0 389 kilos of cocaine found in Russia's Argentina embassy

K."-remains at large". Two days later in Moscow, Vladimir Kalmykov and Ishtimir Khudzamov were arrested by Argentine authorities as they attempted to collect the suitcases. The other man detained in Buenos Aires is also an Argentinian citizen of Russian origin, who was responsible for the smuggling operations' logistic and the packing of the drug in the diplomatic luggage.

Global Media Celtic good enough to defeat Zenit St. Petersburg - Eboue Kouassi
Author: 0 Celtic good enough to defeat Zenit St. Petersburg - Eboue Kouassi

Last season, the Gers finished an astounding 39 points behind the Hoops , and were unable to clinch second place, losing out to Aberdeen . Zenit may not be the force that they have been over previous campaigns but they lie second in the Russian Premier League and have experience in the knockout rounds of the Champions League as recently as two seasons ago.

Global Media Dapchi School Attack a national disaster - President Buhari
Author: 0 Dapchi School Attack a national disaster - President Buhari

More than 100 girls are missing after a Boko Haram attack on a school in northeast Nigeria earlier this week, parents said today. The U.S. has strongly condemned the abduction of scores of schoolgirls of Government Girls Technical College, Dapchi , Yobe , by suspected Boko Haram terrorists .

Global Media CIA, US intel agencies list Duterte, Hun Sen as 'regional threats'
Author: 0 CIA, US intel agencies list Duterte, Hun Sen as 'regional threats'

It is coming from the intelligence community. The government statement also suggested that the Philippines takes the report more seriously because it came from the intelligence community and not the State Department, and hinted that the Asian nation's top leadership is concerned the USA may decide to meddle in the country's internal affairs.

Global Media More rain on the way: flood warning for the Ohio River
Author: 0 More rain on the way: flood warning for the Ohio River

The Lansing State Journal reports firefighters and police in Eaton Rapids installed sandbags along the Grand River. That's three feet past flood stage. Thursday, with additional rises possible thereafter. The Brookside area of Belmont County also is experiencing flooding. According to Casey, if that boundary sets up in the mid to upper Ohio River Basin, significant precipitation could be on its way.

Global Media YouTube Removes Conspiracy Video Smearing Parkland Student As Paid Actor
Author: 0 YouTube Removes Conspiracy Video Smearing Parkland Student As Paid Actor

The students proved quite capable of defending themselves on Tuesday. Hogg has also been called a " crisis actor " which he denied Tuesday (Feb. David has become a target of conspiracy theorists (among their claims: that David was coached for interviews by his father, who worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and that he has been paid by anti-gun groups) after appearing in TV interviews following the Parkland attack, in which he calls for political action to end gun violence.

Global Media Trump Threat: 'I Am Thinking About' Pulling ICE out of California
Author: 0 Trump Threat: 'I Am Thinking About' Pulling ICE out of California

What's happening in California is a "disgrace", President Trump said Thursday at the White House during a roundtable meeting on safety and security with teachers and lawmakers. Jerry Brown for comment on Trump's threats. Please ensure we are provided with a full accounting of how ICE raids are being prioritized and conducted, including all relevant documents, memorandums, and email exchanges regarding these raids in California.

Global Media George W. Bush Shares Heartfelt Tribute To Billy Graham After His Passing
Author: 0 George W. Bush Shares Heartfelt Tribute To Billy Graham After His Passing

Graham from that same meeting in St. Louis. "Graham walked through those gates", said state Rep. Kevin Brooks. Graham is this wonderful admiration and love that he had for the person of Jesus Christ. "The Billy Graham that the world saw on TV or saw on the big screen was the same Billy Graham we saw at home ". Williams added that in these days of division and violence, Graham's message is still relevant and resonates.

Global Media What Tiger Woods said after opening 70 at Honda Classic
Author: 0 What Tiger Woods said after opening 70 at Honda Classic

Usually, a Tiger-is-going-to-play announcement comes complete with ludicrously short odds at your local online betting site . It was by far his most impressive round in this nascent comeback. [I] s Tiger overrated? McIlroy has posted some impressive numbers at PGA National in the past including winning this event in 2012. The 31-year-old from Alabama, who is the image of southern comfort with his polite demeanor, is the latest to experience the hype surrounding Woods in his return ...

Author: 0 Pence Covered A Lot Of Ground In His Big CPAC Speech

The additional guns would be inside schools. The NRA - the gun industry's No. 1 lobbying group fighting attempts to legislate gun control - is launching a major direct-to-consumer media campaign, using content marketing, its own channels, and social media to distribute it, CEO Wayne LaPierre said Thursday morning during a keynote at the Conservative Political Action Committee annual conference.

Global Media President Trump Talks Arming Teachers To Deal with Shootings
Author: 0 President Trump Talks Arming Teachers To Deal with Shootings

That means nobody has a gun except them", he said , referencing those who attack schools. The U.S. Constitution protects the right of Americans to bear arms, a right fiercely defended by Republicans. "ATTACKS WOULD END", Trump said . Marco Rubio and NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch faced angry demands from students and parents demanding change at a town hall aired on CNN .

Global Media Third edition of PSL to begin in Dubai on Feb 22
Author: 0 Third edition of PSL to begin in Dubai on Feb 22

However, Lahore and Karachi would be hosting couple of qualifiers and a final of the PSL respectively. "This is Pakistan's brand, PSL belongs to every Pakistani and every Pakistani should stay united to protect this league", Sethi added. The tradition in sports is for the champions to be introduced last but the organisers, for some reason, reserved that honour for the two-time finalists: the Quetta Gladiators.

Global Media Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School
Author: 0 Extra police patrols at Sheyenne High School

In a wave of demonstrations reaching from Arizona to ME, students at dozens of USA high schools walked out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence and honor the victims of last week's deadly shooting in Florida. "We requested additional police presence on campus this morning as a precaution". Other police departments across the state and country have also addressed the threat.

Global Media Over 64000 hotel rooms to open in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Over 64000 hotel rooms to open in Saudi Arabia

This follows the recent lifting of a 35-year ban on public movie theaters, opening up a what is expected to be a lucrative market. The city, a gateway for millions of Muslim pilgrims from around the world, is seen as more liberal and ethnically diverse than the landlocked capital of Riyadh .

Global Media Nigeria's position worsens on TI's corruption index
Author: 0 Nigeria's position worsens on TI's corruption index

Over the last six years, more than nine of 10 journalists were killed in countries that scored lower than 45 on the index, and one in five journalists who died was covering a story about corruption . Based on the findings, RIT recommended that Jordan review all relevant legislation to ensure full compliance with the United Nations Convention Against Corruption and all Financial Action Task Force recommendations.

Global Media Russia's Alexander Krushelnitsky stripped of Winter Olympics medal after admitting doping charge
Author: 0 Russia's Alexander Krushelnitsky stripped of Winter Olympics medal after admitting doping charge

In December of 2017, it was reported that the entirety of Russia's Olympic team had been banned from competing in the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. "As of now, the ROC has paid this amount in full". However, the ROC says its fulfilled the financial covenants in order to lift the suspension by paying $15 million USA to help the development of the global anti-doping system.

Global Media Amid Tensions With US, Abbas Addresses Security Council
Author: 0 Amid Tensions With US, Abbas Addresses Security Council

Israel considers all of Jerusalem to be its capital. A clarified version of the story is below. "Is it for the two-state solution or the one-state solution?" But gaps to bridge remained seemingly before peace talks could reconvene, as Haley had alluded to in her speech dismissing "old talking points and undeveloped concepts".

Global Media Dundee students back university strike action but some could seek compensation
Author: 0 Dundee students back university strike action but some could seek compensation

Students at London's City University said they should be "proportionally financially compensated" due to the strike, claiming they would be entitled to payouts of nearly £1,300 each if the walkouts last for the full 14 days. I am and will continue to work to represent the interests of our students, by listening to your worries, lobbying the university and supporting our Student Reps.

Global Media US Raw Steel Production Down 1.9% in Year to Date
Author: 0 US Raw Steel Production Down 1.9% in Year to Date

It was not immediately clear how much fresh capital GM has demanded from the South Korean government to keep operating its Korean business, which employs almost 16,000 people. "We are ready to discuss the normalization of GM Korea", Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon said in a meeting with reporters. GM's decision to close it Gunsan plant was the latest in a series of steps it has made to put profitability ahead of sales and volume.

Global Media Couple Arrested For Holding Children Captive After Son Escapes From Bedroom Window
Author: 0 Couple Arrested For Holding Children Captive After Son Escapes From Bedroom Window

The clerk, noting the age and disheveled condition of the child, called 911. One of the rooms contained a bucket that was used as a toilet, police added. Each parent faces 94 years to life in prison if convicted on more than two dozen charges, including torture, child abuse and false imprisonment. "Because they didn't hold a conversation well, I was always concerned that they weren't going to be socially developed".

Global Media Day Zero pushed to July 9th
Author: 0 Day Zero pushed to July 9th

For the past several months, Cape Town citizens have been told to drastically cut their water consumption, a tactic which the city says is starting to work. "We know that while we are going through a challenging time, we are building a world-class green economy that will be a beacon of hope for many places around", said Tim Harris, chief executive for Wesgro, a regional trade and tourism agency.