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Global Media Ex-Tennessee teacher pleads guilty; sentencing set for September
Author: 0 Ex-Tennessee teacher pleads guilty; sentencing set for September

Cummins' decision to plead guilty, we are pleased that the victim no longer faces the possibility of enduring a lengthy trial", U.S. Attorney Don Cochran said in the district's statement. She'll be sentenced after a pre-sentence investigation and a sentencing hearing on June 21. The conspiracy charge carries a maximum sentence of five to 40 years in prison, plus four years of supervised release and a $5 million fine.

Global Media Scripted promotions on Sinclair news channels spark debate over media ownership
Author: 0 Scripted promotions on Sinclair news channels spark debate over media ownership

Smith is defending his company against media criticism of on-air promos in which local news anchors at Sinclair stations across the country were required to warn viewers about "fake stories " in the national media. The deal was made possible partly because the Federal Communications Commission under the Trump administration has been relaxing or eliminating a number of rules for broadcasters, including one that limits how many local news stations a single company can own.

Global Media AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Directors Urge Fans Not to Spoil the Movie
Author: 0 AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR Directors Urge Fans Not to Spoil the Movie

Noble as that endeavor may be, fans are already sharing spoiler-y details online, after a portion of the film was screened in Brazil as part of the Infinity War press tour. It goes without saying that there will be possible spoilers ahead, so fans who don't want to spoil the upcoming film may want to stop right here. We are in April, which means Avengers Infinity War is only a few days away from hitting the theatres.

Global Media Indian envoy Ajay Bisaria, Pakistan NSA Naseer Khan discuss bilateral relations
Author: 0 Indian envoy Ajay Bisaria, Pakistan NSA Naseer Khan discuss bilateral relations

Faisal said the US State Department has amended its terrorist designation of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) to include the aliases Milli Muslim League (MML) and Tehreek-e-Azadi-e-Kashmir (TAJK). The Mumbai attacks killed 168 people. Ayman Mohammed Rabie al-Zawahiri, a former Egyptian Islamic Jihad operational and military leader and Osama bin Laden's closest associate, topped the list.

Global Media Oil Higher on Surprising Data
Author: 0 Oil Higher on Surprising Data

Gasoline stocks dropped by 1.1 million barrels, just under analysts' expectations for a drop of 1.1 million barrels. Oil prices were modestly higher on Thursday, helped by gains in USA equities markets as trade tensions between China and the United States eased, but the advance was limited by strength in the dollar.

Global Media Sheriff: 'Hart Family's Car Crash Is Being Considered A Crime'
Author: 0 Sheriff: 'Hart Family's Car Crash Is Being Considered A Crime'

Killed in the crash were Jennifer and Sarah Hart, both 38, along with the other three of their six adopted children, Markis , 19, Abigail , 14, and Jeremiah , 14. "The goal of Oak Child and Youth Advocacy Centre, which is a program of Vernon Women's Transition House Society, is to provide a coordinated response to crimes against children and youth, and to support child and youth witnesses and their families", said Rosalie Paquette, Oak Centre coordinator.

Global Media Black panther becomes 4th highest gross-income movie
Author: 0 Black panther becomes 4th highest gross-income movie

Jurassic World previously held that spot, with a domestic total of $652.3 million. According to Variety , " Black Panther " will debut in a luxurious cinema in a building originally meant to be a symphony concert hall. Concise News learnt that China has been the major market for the African fiction starred by Chadwick Boseman as the Black Panther . Black Panther sits a few million behind the number 9 slot, which is now held by Star Wars: The Last Jedi .

Author: 0 Pensioner arrested over fatal stabbing of intruder is released on bail

Police said the armed suspect, a 38-year-old man, forced the homeowner into his kitchen while the other suspect went upstairs. The 38-year-old was later found by paramedics collapsed on a nearby street when he was transported to a central London hospital and pronounced dead.

Global Media Mascoutah family loses everything in house fire
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Smoke was still puffing out an upstairs window by late morning but Jodrey said the blaze was under control. After the fire was extinguished, the body of an adult male victim was located inside the residence, the press release said. "She was in a state of shock when we saw her and we brought her inside because it was cold and raining". Null said there was an exceptional amount of heat for such a small building.

Global Media Dumped sewage forces closure of 'cesspool' Philippines holiday island
Author: 0 Dumped sewage forces closure of 'cesspool' Philippines holiday island

Duterte late Wednesday ordered the closure of Boracay for six months from April 26 in a bid to rescue from ruin a once idyllic island that drew 2 million tourists and generated over a billion dollars in revenue previous year. "Boracay is a national treasure", PAL President Jaime J. Bautista said in a statement. Officials said a "soft opening" of the island may be possible in three to four months.

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Author: 0 "Nightmare" bacteria, resistant to almost every drug, stalk US hospitals

A new report by the agency also mentions that, in 2017, new nationwide testing for genes that confer this resistance found hundreds of examples of it in what they term " nightmare bacteria ". Doctors say the resistance stems from the overuse and overprescription of antibiotics. The bacteria - called carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) - is different from your run-of-the-mill antibiotic-resistant bacteria because it is incredibly deadly, with 50 flawless of infected patients dying.

Global Media Trump says he did not know about payment to Stormy Daniels
Author: 0 Trump says he did not know about payment to Stormy Daniels

Ms Daniels has also told United States media that she was threatened by a stranger in a vehicle park in 2011 to "leave Trump alone". When it came to further details about Trump reimbursing Cohen or setting up a fund for his attorney to use, President Trump did not answer that question, according to Ballhaus.

Global Media Rahul Gandhi questions PM Narendra Modi for withdrawing guidelines on fake news
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi questions PM Narendra Modi for withdrawing guidelines on fake news

He said the centre's flagship Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan involved getting the poor to take up brooms and clean the country, and demonetization meant standing outside banks to deposit money only to watch the likes of Nirav Modi flee with cash. JDS is BJP's B team. they are helping BJP. "At every juncture and in all possible ways, the BJP stands shoulder to shoulder with the Dalit community", he said.

Global Media Woman arrested after allegedly shooting at Mid City home, police say
Author: 0 Woman arrested after allegedly shooting at Mid City home, police say

She was in surgery Wednesday night. Shelby Johnson tweeted screenshots of a text conversation she had with her partner, who said he was anxious her "gut might stick out" more than his - despite her weighing just 120 pounds. At that point, Thome said she held her son down to prevent him from getting the phone, and he didn't fight back. Police said the woman hit him with the weapon while he was taking a nap on Sunday as she suspected her husband, identified as Chhotelal Maurya, of having ...

Global Media Warmer tomorrow, snow possible by early Friday
Author: 0 Warmer tomorrow, snow possible by early Friday

That 60 percent implies that the weather maker coming in may stay just outside of the metro area, and if it does we will be drier and warmer than this forecast. Impacts of this next storm will be similar to the one on Monday . Meteorologist Carol Kirkwood said: "It will be milder in the south but it will still be chilly in the north and we're looking at sunshine and showers".

Global Media NYPD Kills Bipolar Man After Thinking Metal Pipe was Gun
Author: 0 NYPD Kills Bipolar Man After Thinking Metal Pipe was Gun

Police said they were responding to three 911 calls about Vassell after he started pointing the object at pedestrians. Tragedies like this are why we fought for an independent Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit. Vassell was pronounced dead at a hospital; four officers were treated for minor injuries. In police radio traffic posted online, dispatchers directing officers to the scene said 911 callers were reporting only that a person was pointing a gun at people.

Global Media Four Reportedly Killed In Turkish University Shooting
Author: 0 Four Reportedly Killed In Turkish University Shooting

Those killed include a deputy dean, a secretary and two teaching staff at Osmangazi University in the city of Eskisehir , Anadalou Agency said. The cause of the attack was not immediately known. University staff say he has been detained by security forces. However there was no indication of any link between Thursday's shooting and extremist activity.

Global Media German court rejects extradition of former Catalan leader on rebellion charge
Author: 0 German court rejects extradition of former Catalan leader on rebellion charge

However, the court disagreed Thursday, saying Puigdemont can't be extradited for rebellion. Puigdemont must remain in Germany while extradition proceedings continue and must report weekly to police, the court spokeswoman said. Spanish authorities accuse Puigdemont of rebellion and misuse of public funds in organising an unauthorised referendum past year on the region's secession.

Global Media Woods, Mickelson set for Masters run
Author: 0 Woods, Mickelson set for Masters run

It isn't just fans and networks that seem to have an obsession with Tiger. These pages have news for each player, full season stats, tournament results, and biographical information. If I'm winning the Masters , I'm obviously a Big Baller . The tall white leader boards that stretch across the emerald hills of Augusta National Golf Club and usually tell stories in bright red numbers have been left completely blank in the days leading into the 82nd Masters Tournament.

Global Media Brazil tense over prison for da Silva
Author: 0 Brazil tense over prison for da Silva

The conviction was upheld by an appeals court in January. The court showdown in the capital Brasilia is a key battle for Brazil's deeply polarised electorate ahead of the October polls, in which Lula is now the heavy favourite, despite his legal problems.

Global Media Syrian Army discovers tunnel network, underground hospitals in liberated E. Ghouta
Author: 0 Syrian Army discovers tunnel network, underground hospitals in liberated E. Ghouta

They were instead pushed into the town by a recent government offensive that broke rebel lines and cleaved eastern Ghouta into three parts, said local media activist Ahmad Khansour. Photo by Louai Beshara/Getty Images. A military source told Reuters on Monday that some elements of Jaish al-Islam were still rejecting a deal and that military force would be used if they refused to accept one.

Author: 0 Moderately strong quake off southern Philippines

The US Geological Survey said the quake registered at a preliminary magnitude of 5.3 , around 12:30 p.m., at a depth of about 11 miles. The L.A. Times is reporting there was no significant damage is immediately being reported, but that some bricks fell from a chimney at a historic ranch in the Channel Islands region.

Global Media After fierce 2017, forecasters predict above-average hurricane season
Author: 0 After fierce 2017, forecasters predict above-average hurricane season

The outlook calls for a slightly above average year in the Atlantic-with 14 named storms, 7 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes of category 3 intensity or higher. More specifically, forecasters say the chances of a major hurricane landfall along the East Coast or Florida's peninsula are 39 percent, again above the last half-century average at 31 percent.

Global Media Rate-sensitive stocks rise ahead of RBI policy decision
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Bank stocks saw robust gains today, buoyed by the RBI's decision of relaxing provisioning norms for lenders. The BSE auto index jumped by 1.80 % to 25,333.39 points. No changes were made to cash reserve ratio (CRR) and statutory liquidity ratio (SLR), which stand at 4 per cent and 19.5 per cent, respectively. Cutting inflation forecast for second-half was cut to 4.4 per cent from 4.5-4.6 per cent, RBI reiterated commitment to keep inflation at 4 per cent in medium-term.