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Global Media Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats in spy poisoning crisis
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May announced Monday that British investigators have identified the substance used in the attack on Skripal as being part of the Novichok group of nerve agents that were developed by the Soviet military during the 1970s and 1980s. It warned London it stood ready to take further measures in the event of more "unfriendly steps". "Most probable source of this agent are the countries who have carried out research on these weapons, including Britain", Nebenzia said.

Global Media Seoul to Propose Preparatory Meetings for Summit Korean Leaders
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The Swedish embassy in Pyongyang has long facilitated diplomatic contact between North Korea and the United States, which does not have an embassy there. The isolated state has always maintained it will continue to develop its nuclear weapons as a deterrent against US aggression but, according to South Korea, it later said it was open to abandoning the programme if the security of its regime was guaranteed.

Global Media Shooting in California mall kills 1
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The incident occurred about 2:15 p.m. when Crane apparently walked into Paper Source, a store in the outdoor section of the mall where Siddiqi worked, and opened fire. He says they are both a little shaken and have been in the store for an hour. The victim - who was an employee of the Paper Source store - was "targeted", the sheriff's department said.

Global Media Russian Federation 'to expel 23 British diplomats' as political crisis deepens
Author: 0 Russian Federation 'to expel 23 British diplomats' as political crisis deepens

Russian Federation also said that it was withdrawing permission for Britain to operate its consulate in the northwestern city of Saint Petersburg, citing a "disparity" in the number of diplomatic missions held by the two countries. Investigations by world-leading experts at the Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory at Porton Down, accredited by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), discovered that they had been exposed to a nerve agent.

Global Media Weather warning: Hundreds of schools to close after heavy snow
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Chance of showers in east. Snow will thaw in most places except across highest ground where temperatures remain below freezing. Yellow "be aware" warnings for ice have been issued for England, Wales and parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland until 10am as temperatures drop widely to -3C (26.6F) overnight.

Global Media UK Lab Suggested as Spy-Poison Source, Russia Envoy Tells BBC
Author: 0 UK Lab Suggested as Spy-Poison Source, Russia Envoy Tells BBC

Russian Federation has been creating and stockpiling deadly Novichok nerve agents during the past decade, Boris Johnson said Sunday. Russian Federation has denied any involvement. Russia's ambassador in London , Alexander Yakovenko, called for "cooler heads", telling the Mail on Sunday that the dispute is "escalating dangerously and out of proportion".

Global Media Pakistan to boycott WTO meeting in India
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In the 13th note verbale this year on the subject and the second one in as many days sent to MOFA, the Indian High Commission highlighted three incidents and asked the Pakistan government to investigate and ensure that such incidents do not recur, according to sources.

Global Media Corker says Iran nuclear deal is likely on the outs
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On January 30, Trump asked the Congress to address the flaws in what he termed was a "terrible Iran nuclear deal". Trump said: "When you look at the Iran deal, I thought it was bad, he thought it was OK". He told a parliamentary committee in Tehran on Wednesday that Tillerson's ouster was proof that Mr. Trump would pull out and promised that Iran would withdraw if the USA does.

Global Media EU Mulls Sanctions on Iran's Ballistic Missiles
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A USA pullback probably would kill the deal outright, even if the Europeans and other parties to the agreement strive to keep it alive . Trump has threatened to pull out of the agreement unless European allies help "fix" it with a follow-up accord.

Global Media Syrian rebels back by Turkey capture Kurdish enclave
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The fight for Afrin, a once stable pocket of northwest Syria, has opened a new front in Syria's multi-sided civil war and highlighted the ever greater role of foreign powers in the seven-year-old conflict. "This is a gift for those who were martyred on March 18", said a Turkish soldier as he waved the national flag in the video. This is while United States officials regard the YPG as the most effective fighting force against the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group in northern Syria, and have ...

Global Media The Roots' SXSW event canceled after bomb threat; suspect in custody
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Sunday, 10:30 am EST Update: According to NY Daily News , the bomb threat was a hoax from a 26-year-old male, Trevor Ingram, who e-mailed event organizers a threatening message ahead of the performance on Saturday afternoon. The Roots had a show cancelled at SXSW this weekend following reports of a suspected bomb threat. "No one is Mr "show must go on" than me". "There are no indications of any broader security concerns for any activities relating to this incident." "These are the ...

Global Media Missing Allentown Teen Found in Mexico
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March 17: Kevin Esterly and Amy Yu are found in the afternoon by US and Mexican authorities in Playa del Carmen, a Mexican resort town about 35 miles south of Cancun. They had them over for dinner at least once and Yu's brother said it seemed the man wanted to help his sister. Miu Luu of Allentown, Pennsylvania, said Friday .

Global Media Mizzou women fall to Florida Gulf Coast in NCAA Tournament's opening round
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SCORING TIME: The Musketeers are coming off their best-scoring game in the NCAA Tournament , and their 102 points matched their single-game high during the regular season. Don't get me wrong, I really like the talent and potential Porter Jr. has (we even share the same name!) However, I strongly suggest that he remains in college one more year to get in shape, relearn the speed and flow of the game, and to learn to trust his body again.

Global Media Top diplomats from US, South Korea meet
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Sweden is now a non-permanent member of the Security Council. At a news conference in Washington last week, Trump thanked Swedish prime minister Stefan Lofven for helping American detainees in North Korea and particularly in securing the release of USA student Otto Warmbier past year.

Global Media Texas A&M tops Providence 73-69 in NCAA tournament first round
Author: 0 Texas A&M tops Providence 73-69 in NCAA tournament first round

The Aggies went on a 9-2 run over the next four minutes, and they had the game well in control by the final media timeout at the 4:12 remaining mark. "Our guards put bodies on the outside so we can play 1-on-1 inside. "(Williams and Davis are) bigger, stronger and have been in college and knows how to play. It was a far cry from a year ago in Los Angeles, when the fifth-seeded Aggies fell behind early against 12th-seeded Penn in first-round action.

Global Media TDP quits NDA, moves no trust motion
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Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said in the state assembly: "We have quit NDA". He further added " Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu has managed to create a wrong impression that NDA has done nothing for the state, we will go into public to tell the truth, our govt has given the most".

Global Media May 'anticipated' Russian retaliation in ex-spy poisoning row
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The Russian ministry also said it was ordering the British Council in Russia to cease operation and that a British consulate in St. Petersburg would not reopen. Bristow told reporters: "We will always do what is necessary to defend ourselves, our allies and our values against an attack of this sort, which is an attack not only on the United Kingdom, but upon the global rules-based system on which all countries, including Russian Federation, depend for their safety and security", according to ...

Global Media Engineer warned of cracks before fatal Florida bridge collapse
Author: 0 Engineer warned of cracks before fatal Florida bridge collapse

Doctors and medical students ran to the scene from a nearby building and started treating victims, said Isabella Carrasco, a student at the University of Miami who had passed under the bridge in a auto just before the collapse . The state employee who the message was intended did not listen to it when it was sent because he "was out of office on assignment", the FDOT said. An FDOT consultant also attended a midday meeting on Thursday "shortly before" the bridge's 1:30 p.m.

Global Media United Kingdom seeks independent verification of nerve agent used in attack on spy
Author: 0 United Kingdom seeks independent verification of nerve agent used in attack on spy

Russia's Defence Ministry said he was an "intellectual impotent". British Ambassador to Russia Laurie Bristow leaves the Russian Foreign Ministry in Moscow , Russia March 17, 2018. London is mooting possible punishment against Moscow , with British communications regulator Ofcom saying it could review the licence of the Kremlin-backed RT broadcaster if Russian involvement in the poisoning was proven.

Global Media Federation Internationale de Football Association approves VAR use at Russia World Cup
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He further added, "This has been approved and we are really very happy with this decision". "Yes, as I said before, that's an essential decision, a historic decision , based on [the] findings of IFAB two weeks back, more or less". There are not many problems with VAR , but as per its critics, its not the accuracy but the time it takes to make the decisions and many fans feel that the flow of a game is hampered.