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Global Media Bombardment of Syria's Ghouta endangers aid convoy
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An emergency aid convoy Friday crossed front lines into the besieged rebel enclave of Eastern Ghouta and delivered its supplies. Thirteen trucks loaded with 2,400 food parcels, meanwhile, crossed into Eastern Ghouta, the International Committee of the Red Cross said, entering what United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has called "hell on earth".

Global Media Trump Will be Getting Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Ave. Without Tanks
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The White House announced a month ago that Trump had asked for a large-scale military parade, an unconventional call that immediately fueled comparisons with similar events in more autocratic countries. "We'll see if we can do it at a reasonable cost, and if we can't, we won't do it". The parade route will run from the White House to the Capitol, and the president will be surrounded by veterans and Medal of Honor recipients in the reviewing area.

Global Media Trump Asked 2 People About Their Interviews With Mueller
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Don McGahn , lawyer for Donald Trump and his campaign, leaves the Four Seasons Hotel after a meeting with Trump and Republican donors, June 9, 2016.in New York City. Priebus shared no details beyond saying the Special Counsel's team were courteous and professional. The Washington Post reported last week that at least four countries, including the United Arab Emirates, have discussed ways they could compromise Jared Kushner, the President's son-in-law.

Global Media Syrian Kurdish YPG militia denies Turkey has encircled Afrin centre
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Cavusoglu said the operation could begin after Iraq's parliamentary elections scheduled for May 2018, signaling that Turkish forces may move to northern Iraq following the ongoing operations in northern Syria. A total of 3,089 terrorists have been "neutralized" since the start of Operation Olive Branch in Syria's northwestern Afrin region, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Thursday.

Global Media Move your clock ahead one hour this weekend for Daylight Saving Time
Author: 0 Move your clock ahead one hour this weekend for Daylight Saving Time

There's nothing you can do to fully compensate for the sudden change that's being forced on us, but you can take advantage of what scientists have learned about body clocks to adapt as quickly as possible. In the paper, published in the Perspective on Psychological Science, Barnes and his co-author, Christopher Drake of the Sleep Disorders and Research Center at Henry Ford Hospital, suggested that daylight saving time be eliminated.

Global Media Rand Paul's Neighbor Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Him
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Rene Boucher is facing jail for tackling the Republican politician in Bowling Green a year ago and breaking six of his ribs. "He is anticipating acquiring an entire determination", Baker said . Paul said the injuries left him in a "living hell". Baker has said there was no political motivation for the attack. Baker said he will argue for Boucher to be placed on probation.

Global Media Wyoming Medicaid work bill dies in House committee
Author: 0 Wyoming Medicaid work bill dies in House committee

It would add work requirements to the Medical Assistance Program, or Medicaid. Utah would partially expand its Medicaid program to cover nearly 70,000 additional people under a bill that has passed the state legislature. They're expected to reconvene the following day for a special session on several other issues. Gov. Ralph Northam Friday signed a highly controversial Dominion power rate bill into law.

Global Media Russian double agent still in very serious condition after nerve agent attack
Author: 0 Russian double agent still in very serious condition after nerve agent attack

He explained: "These specific nerve agents are highly toxic and one needs to have expertise to make them". People exposed to nerve agents also experience confusion, vomiting, coma, and seizures. Earlier this week the fire service was seen hosing down the area to wash away any soluble contaminants. It has a special status and answers directly to the chief of the general staff, one of three people who control Russia's portable nuclear trigger.

Global Media Child marriage laws in Kentucky could be changing
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Donna Pollard, founder of the advocacy group Survivor's Corner, said her review of Kentucky marriage data revealed instances of a 13-year-old girl marrying a 33-year-old man in the early 2000s and a 15-year-old girl marrying 52-year-old man, among other examples.

Global Media New gun laws, school safety changes in hands of Florida State House
Author: 0 New gun laws, school safety changes in hands of Florida State House

The house has yet to come up with a plan. "The whole goal is to try to limit the amount of individuals that can carry guns in the classroom", said Sen. In an attempt to assuage objections to what Democrats disparagingly dubbed the "armed teachers" program, Sen. The bill's sponsors, Rep. John Rutherford, R-Fla., said the bill could help officials prevent school shootings.

Global Media What to know about Women's Day
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While British Airways might have gone for the big prize with the biggest all-female flight, a few other airlines have gotten in the general spirit of International Women's Day by operating all-female flight crews in honor of the day. WARDC also asked government to revise laws and administrative policies and practices that are denying women equal rights and access to economic resources while undertaking legal reforms that will give women full and equal access to economic resources.

Global Media Another Dr BR Ambedkar statue vandalised by miscreants
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The war of ideological icons peaked on Wednesday, with reports of statues being defiled filtered in from various parts of the country. Then, apparently, inspired by the Tripura incident, a BJP youth-wing leader in Tamil Nadu and party's national secretary H Raja took to social media on Tuesday and posted derogatory posts about Dravidian movement icon Periyar EV Ramasamy suggesting that his statues and busts will suffer the same fate.

Global Media Syria: NGO, 62 civilians killed in raids on Ghouta Wednesday
Author: 0 Syria: NGO, 62 civilians killed in raids on Ghouta Wednesday

Aid agencies said they were negotiating security guarantees ahead of the mission. The government, determined to wrest the eastern Ghouta suburbs from the control of rebels after seven years of war, has resorted to extreme levels of shelling and bombardment to clear the way for its troops to advance on the ground.

Global Media DWI driver hit by his own auto during foot chase in Fairfax
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He was stopped after a brief foot chase , police said. You asked, we answered. However, he doesn't put the auto in park and is instead knocked over by the vehicle as it rolls forward. Bonsu, 30, of Alexandria, after he somehow managed to hit himself with his own vehicle during a chase. Charges against Bonsu include a third-time DWI , felony hit-and-run and illegal window tint.

Global Media Want your name on the sun? NASA calls for applications
Author: 0 Want your name on the sun? NASA calls for applications

NASA is sending a probe to the sun for the first time, and it's inviting people around the world to join in. "This probe will journey to a region humanity has never explored before", Thomas Zurbuchen, the associate administrator for the Science Mission Directorate at NASA, said in a statement.

Global Media Manafort Pleads Not Guilty to Tax and Fraud Charges in Virginia Court
Author: 0 Manafort Pleads Not Guilty to Tax and Fraud Charges in Virginia Court

Because of his age, Manafort faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in prison on numerous charges related to his business dealing in eastern Europe. A mystery man held up a sign reading "Traitor" as former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort arrived at the Albert V. Bryan U.S. Courthouse for an arraignment hearing on March 8, 2018 in Alexandria, Virginia.

Global Media Yemen war protest greets Saudi Crown Prince
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These recent comments by Prince Salman demonstrate the mistrust that Saudi Arabia has of President Tayyip Erdogan, whose ruling party has its roots in Islamist politics and who has allied his country with Qatar in its dispute with Saudi Arabia and some other Gulf states.

Global Media President Poroshenko: Sanctions work despite Russian propaganda
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He continued: "Those who serve us with poison will eventually swallow it and poison themselves". Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed his country is readying for its arsenal of new nuclear weapons that can not be intercepted by USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation missile defense systems.

Global Media Alberta signs letter to US President Donald Trump opposing steel tariffs
Author: 0 Alberta signs letter to US President Donald Trump opposing steel tariffs

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed Wednesday that President Donald Trump will visit California next week, a journey that is expected to include a San Diego-area stop so he can view border wall prototypes. Trump's announcement last week that he would apply blanket tariffs of 25 percent on imported steel and 10 percent on aluminum shocked trading partners and led to the resignation of the White House National Economic Council director, Gary Cohn .

Global Media CMU shooting suspect held on $3M bond; funeral set for parents
Author: 0 CMU shooting suspect held on $3M bond; funeral set for parents

Pictured on the left is the alleged killer, 19-year-old James Eric Davis Jr . The brother of James Eric Davis Jr., the 19-year-old police say shot his parents to death inside his Central Michigan University dorm room, asked for support and prayers for his younger brother in a Facebook post Saturday.

Global Media Karnataka unveils proposed State flag
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I thank Kannada organizations, leading Kannada writers & intellectuals for gracefully agreeing with the design. The white space in the middle has the state emblem "Ganda Bherunda", a two-headed mythical bird. The saffron party had strongly opposed the state flag idea when it was in power in Karnataka, saying it would be against the unity and integrity of the country.

Global Media Defiant former Trump aide turns after daylong tirade
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Why do I have to spend 80 hours going over my emails that I've had with Steve Bannon and with Roger Stone? ". "I'm not going to take the fifth on anything, because I don't need to take the fifth on anything", Nunberg said . During Monday's interviews, Nunberg repeatedly attacked Sanders, and at one point, appeared to threaten her during his interview on MSNBC saying, "And I'm warning her, by the way, to shut her mouth".

Global Media Tempers flare on Senate floor over school safety measures
Author: 0 Tempers flare on Senate floor over school safety measures

Kaminksy's bill would ban the practice from even starting in NY. The bills by Senate Republicans, introduced on Monday, would redefine school shooters as terrorists, require more active shooter drills at schools and implement sophisticated scanner technology to detect guns that someone might try to bring into a school.