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Global Media Natural disaster measuring 7.2 hits the coast of Papua New Guinea
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The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre in Hawaii said a Pacific-wide tsunami was not expected, but tsunami waves up to 1 metre were possible for some coasts of Papua New Guinea and less than that for the Solomon Islands. The quake, at 10.25pm BST (9.25pm GMT), was initially reported at a higher magnitude 7.2. Rabaul lies in the shadow of Mount Tavurvur, an active volcano that destroyed the town in 1994 during a severe eruption.

Global Media Jeb Bush Takes Shot at Trump: My Children 'Actually Love Me'
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Though Bush's children remark didn't mention Trump by name, the Yale Daily News wrote "several audience members interviewed after the event said they interpreted Bush's comment as a jab at Trump", prompting the conservative "Daily Caller" to report, "Jeb Pokes Trump: My Kids 'Actually Love Me'".

Global Media The Most Powerful Images from the March for Our Lives
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Obama also tweeted his support for the demonstrations, writing, "Michelle and I are so inspired by all the young people who made today's marches happen". Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar told CNN on Saturday that she believes the student-driven activism could be "a tipping point". Gonzalez then read aloud the names of those who lost their lives in the shooting, while reciting all the things they would never be able to do.

Global Media Lok Sabha adjourned, TRS agrees to help TDP move no-confidence motion
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He also flayed Congress for resorting to unique style to demonstrate their support for the " No Confidence Motion " on Tuesday when several members carried a placard each with numbers inserted on it. "Even for No Confidence Motion , they are following others", Mr Kumar said and counseled that Mr Kharge's party should do some "soul searching" on the matter.

Global Media Dunkin' Donuts selling doughnut-themed sneakers
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Per the retailer, the shoe celebrates "the symbiotic relationship between coffee, running and donuts". The back of the heel features a frosted donut. This is not the first major food brand sneaker line, of course. They also come in a donut box, so there's that. The sneakers are also set to ship on April 3, the same day they'll hit shelves at Marathon Sports .

Global Media We want Congress to be part of front: Mamata Banerjee
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The Congress on Thursday said that it will welcome all parties who are ready to sink their ideological differences to work together with it for a united fight against the BJP. She also claimed that the central government is sheltering and encouraging them. "If the one-on-one formula is implemented, the opposition will be able to corner 69 per cent of votes", Shourie said.

Global Media Question the Census citizenship question
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The 2020 U.S. Census will add a question about citizenship status, a move that brought swift condemnation from Democrats who said it would intimidate immigrants and discourage them from participating. She explains that the census, widely used to better understand the composition of communities, is the "gold standard" of data collection. "Having an accurate Census count should be of the utmost importance for every Californian", Becerra said in a statement quoted by The Hill .

Global Media Malala Yousafzai arrive Pakistan
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EK-614. According to reports, Malala is scheduled to stay in Pakistan until April 2. Reportedly, an event has also been organised to welcome Malala at the Prime Minister Office. Malala was a subject of the Oscar-shortlisted documentary " He Named Me Malala " The 2013, 2014 and 2015 issues of Times magazine featured her as one of the most influential people globally.

Global Media U.S. caps United Nations peacekeeping contribution at 25 percent
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The U.S.is the biggest contributor, assessed about 28.5 percent of this year's $7.3 billion peacekeeping budget. "Moving forward, the United States will not pay more than 25 percent of the peacekeeping budget". He said the safety of peacekeepers also depends on the critically important work of improving infrastructure. "That will not change, but peacekeeping is a shared responsibility", she said.

Global Media 'Serial' Subject Will Get a New Trial
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Justin Brown told CNN . If the higher court also finds cause for a new trial , then the state would be back where it is today: facing the possibility of retrying Syed under much more injurious circumstances. The Court of Special Appeals upheld the ruling by the trial court. The ruling came after the judge decided that Syed's lawyer didn't challenge the very testimony highlighted in 'Serial .' Syed's former lawyer is accused of neglecting to cross-examine a cell tower expert about the ...

Global Media Justice Department investigates possible surveillance abuses in Russian Federation election case
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Sessions, in a letter to three Republican committee leaders, reiterated that he had directed a senior federal prosecutor, Utah's US attorney John W. Sessions revealed, however, a federal prosecutor is examining the allegations. Huber's review covers a wide range of issues that Republicans have complained about since previous year, from how the FBI handled investigations related to Hillary Clinton, to claims that the FBI made missteps when it sought a warrant to conduct surveillance on a ...

Global Media Pope Francis Declares 'There Is No Hell' - Vatican Disagrees
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Speaking with respected journalist Eugenio Scalfari , the founder of one of Italy's leading newspapers, La Repubblica , Pope Francis explained that there is no Hell, and that sinners will not be punished for eternity. According to traditional church teaching, those who die as sinners face eternal punishment by unquenchable fire in hell. In addition, Scalfari has repeatedly admitted not to be using a recorder during his interviews with the pontiff.

Global Media Nicolas Sarkozy to stand trial for corruption
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In that inquiry, Sarkozy was suspected of accepting illicit payments from the L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt for his 2007 presidential campaign. Sarkozy, who was president from 2007 to 2012, had a complex relationship with Kadafi. The statement said that Mr. Sarkozy would "calmly" wait for the results of that motion and that "he has no doubt, once again, that truth will triumph in the end".

Global Media County Board Hears Plea for More Money for Teachers and Schools
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She served as a principal in the Beaver Dam Unified School District from 2007 to 2012. There are also two newcomers vying for a seat, including Stupak's son. Simmons is faced with the daunting task of overseeing the opening the new Stagebarn Middle School in the Piedmont/Summerset area this fall as well as managing growth throughout the district.

Global Media Immigrant advocates back California sanctuary
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The agency's goal is to help U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents "remove unsafe offenders from our community". The core of the lawsuit that the Trump administration has filed against California involves the relationship between federal and state law.

Global Media Former Disney Channel Actor Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team
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Ms Sunshine, a former Disney Channel star, has been appointed a press assistant at the White House, where she will likely assist Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Most recently, she appeared in the 2017 television movie Mommy, I Didn't Do It . Though she keeps a low profile in the press shop, she has more than 500,000 Twitter followers on her verified account and 235,000 followers on Instagram .

Global Media Netanyahu taken to hospital, spokesman confirms
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Doctor Zvi Herman Berkowitz "decided that under these conditions Netanyahu should undergo tests at the Hadassah hospital", it added. "The prime minister has completed a series of tests and will be released home tonight", the statement said.

Global Media China promises to address trade deficit with India; welcomes Indian investment
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In a statement, issued after the 15th meeting of the India-US Counter-terrorism Joint Working Group here, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the two sides achieved important progress on counter-terrorism cooperation. "The agreement is non-binding, reducing the trade deficit depends heavily on intent", officials said. The two Ministers while reaffirming and reiterating their commitments to encourage a balanced and sustainable bilateral trade, settled to persist to take forward the ...

Global Media Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration's latest shake-up
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They said an undersecretary at the Department of Defense, Robert Wilkie, will be the acting secretary. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny L. Jackson, the lead White House doctor, said on January 16 that President Trump's "overall health is excellent". Shulkin had pledged the VA would not be privatized on his watch but would provide veterans expanded opportunities to get private sector care. In a December email obtained by The Washington Post , senior VA appointees Jake Leinenkugel and Camilo J.

Global Media Ex-Catalan Minister Gives Herself up to Edinburgh Police
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Ponsati was later freed on bail at Edinburgh Sheriff Court, leaving to cheers from a throng of supporters outside waving the "estelada" Catalan independence flag. "Clara accepts her fate now lies in the hands of the Scottish justice system". A former Catalan politician facing extradition to Spain has handed herself in to police in Scotland today.

Global Media Trump Considering Paying for Border Wall With US Military Budget
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According to the Washington Post , Trump subsequently pitched the idea of using the defense budget to pay for the wall to Defense Secretary James Mattis and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), who "offered little reaction to the idea... The White House did not immediately respond to questions about the idea, and it's unclear whether it has gained any serious traction. "Two advisers", the Post reports , "said that "M" stood for military".