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Global Media Tillerson Slams Chinese Financial Practices in Africa
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Tillerson's trip to Ethiopia is scheduled to briefly overlap with a visit by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who said he had requested a meeting. Ethiopia is home to some of China's biggest investments in Africa, from a railway to Djibouti that opened previous year to factories and industrial parks - as well as the African Union headquarters, which Tillerson visited on Thursday.

Global Media Trump criticizes Oakland mayor as 'disgrace' over immigrant warning
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Schaaf has come under fire for her decision to warn Oakland residents of impending immigration raids in the area. He stated that sanctuary city and state policies in California directly and adversely affect the efforts of federal law enforcement officials to reduce the numbers of immigrants living here, a fact not lost on the politicians who enacted and continue to support those policies.

Global Media Cheerleaders From 39 States Possibly Exposed To Mumps Cheer Comp
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Texas Department of State Health Services sent letters to everyone who attended the competition to alert them to the disease. Symptoms include swelling on one or both sides of the face, tenderness of the salivary glands in the cheek and jaw area, slight fever, headache, general aches and muscle pain.

Global Media Gandhi statue desecrated in Kannur
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Senior police sources have told NDTV that they do not suspect any political motive behind the attack on Gandhi's statue. The statue situated in front of the Taliparamba Taluk Office was vandalised at around 7 am on Thursday. "Persons indulging in such acts must be sternly dealt with & booked under relevant provisions of law, "Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said". Violence erupted in various parts of the country, including Tripura and West Bengal, after two statues of Russian communist ...

Global Media Juno Peers Deep into Jupiter's Abyss to Reveal Weird Winds
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To study what's beneath the surface of massive clouds, the scientists measured Jupiter's gravitational field. Juno launched on August 5, 2011, from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Finally, and perhaps most remarkably, they are very close together and enduring. Now, thanks to unprecedented findings from NASA's Juno spacecraft, we have a better idea about what happens at the core of this turbulent titan.

Global Media Person of Interest in Custody in Birmingham School Shooting
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But many students and faculty were still on campus for after-school activities at the time , and the school was briefly locked down as police responded, it said. A school employee was being evaluated at the scene, but it was not clear if that staff member was shot, the newspaper reported. Security was being increased at all city schools.

Global Media County election results: Becerra wins Democratic Primary
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Sen. Ted Cruz smiled Wednesday when an interviewer noted the contradiction between Cruz deriding his election opponent for going by a nickname and Cruz himself using a nickname. She is running against Lizzie Pannill Fletcher, a lawyer endorsed by the pro-choice, Democratic women's organization, Emily's List . Republicans and Democrats selected most of their nominees for the general election this fall, but statewide, the races didn't quite live up to the hype.

Global Media Dawood aide Farooq Takla sent to police custody
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A Red Corner Notice was issued against him in 1995. According to the Interpol, the charges against him include criminal conspiracy, murder, attempt to murder, and voluntarily causing hurt by unsafe weapons or means, among others. Takla and his brother Mohmad Ahmad Mansoor were both parties to the blasts. The CBI chargesheet said Pakistan had provided "green channel" facility to the gang members, some of who have been convicted, for their entry and exit from the country via Dubai.

Global Media Sonowal attends swearing-in-ceremony of Nagaland council of ministers
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Nagaland NPP president Ato Yepthomi had submitted the letter of support in favour of the NDPP-BJP alliance to Governor P B Acharya Tuesday. This content is restricted to site members. The former Chief Minister of the state, TR Zeliang denied resigning from the post as he wanted to have a word with the BJP President Amit Shah to form a government in the state.

Global Media Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area
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Winds gusting up to 35 miles per hour. SW 10-20 miles per hour. Low around 41. South southwest wind 11 to 18 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour. You might also be interested in. . Winds could gust as high as 20 miles per hour. Sunday's rain possibility continues, with a high near 66.

Global Media Mueller May Have Evidence Erik Prince Lied to Congress
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Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill, said he would like to interview George Nader , a Lebanese-American businessman, and Erik Prince , the founder of the private security firm Blackwater. Nader - and the Seychelles meeting - are of interest to Mueller's team as it examines whether any foreign money or assistance fueled the Trump campaign, and how Trump officials during the transition and early days of the administration communicated with foreign officials.

Global Media Chancellor to push post-Brexit financial services free trade deal
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Now the European legislature, which will have to approve any Brexit deal, is saying specific choices among benefits of EU membership, without taking any of the responsibilities, will be out of the question. "A trade war has no winners and if it does not happen for the better, then we can work with our American friends and other allies on the core issue of this problem, overcapacity", she said on Wednesday, according to Reuters .

Global Media Vietnam set to be big victor in TPP trade deal
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With the deal signed , members will begin domestic ratification procedures. The pact includes 22 provisions that were excluded from the original deal, and that includes the membership of the US and some of its demands, such as protection of pharmaceuticals.

Global Media Daylight saving time: On Sunday not everyone's losing sleep
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Daylight saving time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 11, with clocks turning ahead one hour . Here's a look at seven things you may not have known about daylight saving time . What states do not have daylight savings time? Florida is looking to eliminate the twice yearly changing of the clocks that begin and end Daylight Saving Time .

Global Media Caroline Lucas Hits Out At Newspaper Ads Promoting Saudi Arabian Crown Prince
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Britain is looking for trading partners as it exits the European Union, and energy powerhouse Saudi Arabia needs to convince skeptical investors about its domestic reforms. London also eyes listing state oil firm Saudi Aramco in its stock market. A spokesperson for the PM said that Theresa May will raise Britain's "deep concerns at the humanitarian situation" in Yemen during talks with the Prince.

Global Media Mukul Sangma resigns as Meghalaya CM
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Following its defeat in the state Assembly polls here, the BJP on Saturday had suggested that the NPP and UDP enter into an alliance to form a "non-Congress government" in the state. This time, the Congress bagged 21 seats including the two that former Chief Minister Mukul M. Sangma won . On the other hand, the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), which forged a pre-poll alliance with the BJP, unanimously elected Neiphiu Rio as its Legislature Party leader.

Global Media Ubisoft Strengthens The Ban Hammer On Toxicity In Rainbow Six: Siege
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Ubisoft has announced that starting this week, they will implement a new ban system that will hopefully decrease the amount of toxicity and hateful speech present in " Rainbow Six: Siege ". As it enters Year 3, Ubisoft is giving Rainbow Six Siege an extensive overhaul with numerous changes to operators and attachments already outlined.

Global Media After Lenin and Periyar, Ambedkar statue vandalized in UP
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DMK leader MK Stalin demanded that Raja be arrested while MDMK, CPM and CPI too demanded action against him. Raja met BJP president Amit Shah in New Delhi in the evening but this was to discuss the strategy for the forthcoming assembly polls in Karnataka, according to party insiders.

Global Media Senate Banking Bill Would Raise the Risk of Another Bailout, CBO Says
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Photo Senator Jon Tester , Democrat of Montana, last week at a Senate Banking Committee hearing. If not, formal debate could be held up for up to 30 hours. Other centrist Democratic backers include Sens. "There are places where we should do targeted changes in laws and regulations to make sure community banks don't have to endure regulations", Warren said in 2017 at the Wall Street Journal CFO Network Annual Meeting.

Global Media TDP exits NDA, ministers to resign from Modi govt tomorrow
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I will never compromise on my state interests. Posts are not important for us. Naidu's decision may not come as a shock for the BJP, as it was already prepared for this eventuality. Political and apolitical bodies have been carrying out protests across the state seeking justice. Parliament failed to transact any business for the second day running on Tuesday, with different opposition parties disrupting proceedings over the bank scam, a special package for Andhra Pradesh and constitution of ...

Global Media Roger Stone says he didn't ask Nunberg to protect him
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Nunberg, a former Trump campaign worker, contacted several left-leaning media outlets on Tuesday to protest a subpoena he had received from special counsel Robert Mueller . "He had said his point, and they were talking in circles", Hall said. NUNBERG: They acted professionally and I was very impressed. The following year, Trump began arbitration proceedings against his former aide, seeking $10 million for Nunberg's alleged breach of a confidentiality agreement.

Global Media Rain changes to snow again overnight
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Then, a storm system rolls over us on Wednesday with the possibility of lake-enhanced snow into Thursday . Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance for rain and a high near 53 degrees. Tonight will be mainly dry with clear spells at first, with a local frost possible. Gradually decreasing clouds Friday night , with lows in the low to mid 20s (-5 degrees Celsius).

Global Media Syria: NGO, loyalists deploy troops for Ghouta attack
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Syrian Kurdish media say at least 13 civilians were killed in Turkish shelling on the town of Jindaris, as Turkish forces try to press their advances on the Kurdish-held Afrin enclave in northwest Syria . Even if perfectly implemented, a partial cease-fire like that would be inadequate, the U.N.'s Rajasinghamtold Ruth. "The Secretary-General commends the courage of all humanitarians working tirelessly to ensure that people in need throughout Syria receive life-saving humanitarian aid", ...

Global Media Clashes break out in Sierra Leone on voting day
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President George Manneh Weah is calling on the people of Sierra Leone to put their country first as the country holds crucial elections in Wednesday, March 7, 2018. The AU's short-term observers have been deployed since February 26 to cover the largest number of districts in Sierra Leone's 16. Meanwhile, outgoing president Koroma's increasing reliance on China for infrastructure, including a new airport and adjoining toll road, have raised concerns that Beijing is seeking to keep the APC ...