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People Mueller reportedly subpoenas Trump Organization for documents
Author: 0 Mueller reportedly subpoenas Trump Organization for documents

The president declined to say how he would respond if he concluded that the special counsel had crossed that line. Mr. Trump did not say what he would do if Mueller took the investigation in that direction, however. The Times said special counsel witnesses had been asked recently about a potential real estate deal in Moscow, and that investigators have questioned witnesses about the flow of money from the United Arab Emirates to the United States.

People PH withdrawal from world criminal court sent to UN
Author: 0 PH withdrawal from world criminal court sent to UN

In a statement to Al Jazeera, Param-Preet Singh, associate director at the Human Rights Watch's International Justice programme, said Duterte's decision was not surprising as he "has long showed disdain for the rule of law". Worldwide jurist groups and activists have criticised Mr Duterte for what they say is an attempt to evade justice. Roque said the Philippines is known as an advocate of human rights and democracy in Asia and its decision is likely to be discussed and taken into ...

People US Rep. Louise Slaughter Dies At Age 88 After Fall
Author: 0 US Rep. Louise Slaughter Dies At Age 88 After Fall

But Slaughter, who died Friday at the age of 88 after suffering a fall and a concussion last week, stood at Pelosi's side during numerous most important moments of Pelosi's career, and through numerous House's most historic moments of the past three decades.

People Britain launches murder probe into death of Russian exile Nikolai Glushkov
Author: 0 Britain launches murder probe into death of Russian exile Nikolai Glushkov

The murder is not believed to be linked to the nerve agent attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury, southwestern England, on March 4. In 2004, he was sentenced to three years and three months in prison, but released because of time served. "There are no wider public health concerns in relation to this investigation".

People Crown Prince Says Saudi will Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does
Author: 0 Crown Prince Says Saudi will Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does

Most detainees, including global investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, were released after being exonerated or reaching financial settlements with the government, which says it arranged to seize more than $100 billion through such deals. "Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realize how unsafe Hitler was until what happened", he said. Like Israeli leaders and many Republicans in the United States, they claimed that the agreement would merely delay Iran's quest for nuclear ...

People No. 7 seed Rhode Island ousts Young, Oklahoma in OT
Author: 0 No. 7 seed Rhode Island ousts Young, Oklahoma in OT

The Rams and Sooners needed overtime. Matthews hit a 3 in OT for a 74-72 lead with 1:54 left and one more with 28 seconds to go for a five-point lead. Hurley was issued a warning in the second half for straying too far outside the box. Rhode Island advances to face the victor of Duke-Iona in the second round.

People Russian runway littered with gold bars after plane loses cargo
Author: 0 Russian runway littered with gold bars after plane loses cargo

A police spokesperson said that there were five crewmembers on board the plane and none of them were hurt in the incident. Technical engineers at the airport who prepared it for take off have been detained although it's unclear if the incident was an accident or a deliberate attempt at a heist.

People Brazilian politician Marielle Franco killed in drive-by shooting
Author: 0 Brazilian politician Marielle Franco killed in drive-by shooting

And as a councilwoman, she had continued to use that voice on their behalf. The military intervention has sparked widespread concern, including from the UN High Commissioner on Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein, who said soldiers "are not specialized in public security or investigation".

People Merkel takes oath of office for fourth term
Author: 0 Merkel takes oath of office for fourth term

To be re-elected, Merkel needed the support of a majority of all lawmakers. "But I am confident that we will succeed". "Many hope we in Germany will show that liberal democracies are capable of acting and facing the future". A protester was ejected from the visitors' gallery during the swearing-in ceremony and Petr Bystron, an AfD lawmaker, broke parliamentary rules by posting a photo of his ballot against Merkel on Twitter with the tag, " Not my chancellor ".

People Man who claimed link to Natalee Holloway case killed in stabbing
Author: 0 Man who claimed link to Natalee Holloway case killed in stabbing

Ludwick attempted to kidnap her, but she fought back, took his knife and stabbed him. "He was found nearby suffering from the stab wounds". His body was found down the road, he would later die at the hospital. He claimed that Holloway's skull was burned to eliminate any remaining hair fibres, adding: "It was doused in gasoline in a fire pit in a cave". Joran van der Sloot remains the primary suspect in Natalee Holloway's disappearance.

People United Airlines Mistakenly Ships Kansas City-Bound Dog to Japan
Author: 0 United Airlines Mistakenly Ships Kansas City-Bound Dog to Japan

Both animals were sent to the wrong location. "We apologise for this mistake and are following up with the vendor kennel where they were kept overnight to understand what happened". Now US news channel KCTV has reported a mix-up caused a family's German shepherd to be mistakenly put on a 10,000km flight to Japan . Just one day after a woman's dog unexpectedly died on a flight from Houston to NY, the airline is facing another pet scandal.

People Rs 12k crore sanctioned as 'special assistance' to Andhra, Centre tells Parliament
Author: 0 Rs 12k crore sanctioned as 'special assistance' to Andhra, Centre tells Parliament

The two houses have been witnessing bedlam since March 5. The TDP also not announced its future course of action in the Parliament with regard to the Special Category Status (SCS). With members continuing their protest, the Chair was forced to adjourn the House till 2 pm. Referring to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's sentiment remarks, the TDP supremo said Telangana state was formed only on sentiment.

People USA state will use nitrogen to execute inmates amid drug shortages
Author: 0 USA state will use nitrogen to execute inmates amid drug shortages

In addition to six death row inmates whose executions have been stayed, 12 death row inmates have exhausted all of their appeals and are eligible to be scheduled for executions. "What research has the state undertaken to ensure the safety and legality of this new process?" said Dale Baich, who represents Oklahoma death-row prisoners.

People Appeals court backs Texas, Trump in sanctuary city fight
Author: 0 Appeals court backs Texas, Trump in sanctuary city fight

Yesterday, the decision by a three judge panel on the US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans upheld a 2010 Texas immigration measure. SB4 forbids local entities from limiting the enforcement of federal immigration law. Today, a ruling came down and virtually all of its most controversial provisions were upheld. Several of the nation's largest cities - including Chicago , New York , Philadelphia and San Francisco - have adopted sanctuary policies, and three months into Mr.

People Based company reveals plans for 3D printing affordable homes
Author: 0 Based company reveals plans for 3D printing affordable homes

Vulcan's technology is a flawless match for ICON's vision as it was created to work in the worst of circumstances and places where things like potable water and technical assistance are lacking. The printers are capable of using any number of materials-including food, cement, and others-and creating a 3D structure. "The walls of the printed house are stronger than cinder blocks after a few days of hardening", said Icon co-founder Evan Loomis, "although the house is ready for human ...

People On Whirlwind California Trip, Trump Tours Border Wall Mockups And Talks Military
Author: 0 On Whirlwind California Trip, Trump Tours Border Wall Mockups And Talks Military

Just a day before Trump's arrival in California, the state's Democratic governor , Jerry Brown , called on the president to extend the focus of his visit beyond the wall. United States and Mexican authorities appeared to be collaborating closely on security measures before the president's visit. His visit is only expected to last one night.

People International Solar Alliance launched
Author: 0 International Solar Alliance launched

The French President co-chaired the summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Rashtrapati Bhavan that was also attended by the heads of 23 nations and 10 ministerial representatives. Solar energy policy has to be to looked at in totality for development so that it can contribute to achievement of sustainable development goals (SDGs), he said.

People Betsy DeVos's Disastrous Interview Proves She's Still Clueless on Education
Author: 0 Betsy DeVos's Disastrous Interview Proves She's Still Clueless on Education

Her interview with Lesley Stahl of CBS's "60 Minutes," broadcast Sunday night, is being mocked as the most disastrous televised tete-a-tete since Palin met Couric. DeVos: Well , we should be funding and investing in students, not in school, school buildings, not in institutions, not in systems. If this is the caliber of the top education official in the land, it hardly speaks well for getting an education.

People 'Not Much Political Support' for Raising Age to 21 to Buy Guns
Author: 0 'Not Much Political Support' for Raising Age to 21 to Buy Guns

So that of course is probably the most controversial part of the plan. Elizabeth Warren called the "worst secretary of education this country has ever seen". She described the plan as "pragmatic". Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said Monday, referring to a March 1 huddle between Trump and top officials at the gun rights group.

People President Trump hails GOP candidate in special PA election
Author: 0 President Trump hails GOP candidate in special PA election

Trump won the district by 20 points in the presidential election, but the closeness of Republican Saccone and Democratic candidate Connor Lamb has prompted injections of cash and magnified attention on the race. Greg Rothman serves with Sacconne in the Pennsylvania legislature and worked on the team that helped Trump win in the state. Saturday night, at a rally near Pittsburgh for congressional hopeful Rick Saccone , Trump all but announced his re-election bid, announcing his slogan - "Keep ...

People US could lift travel ban on
Author: 0 US could lift travel ban on "important partner" Chad: Tillerson

In September, The Trump White House added Chad - along with North Korea and Venezuela - to a list of countries whose citizens are restricted from travelling to the United States - drawing protests from Chad and others including France which works closely with the Chadian military.

People Mega bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar; test for BJP and Nitish
Author: 0 Mega bypolls in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar; test for BJP and Nitish

Average voter turnout marked the by-elections to the Araria Lok Sabha constituency and the Jehanabad and Bhabua Assembly seats in Bihar on Sunday as polling was held in peaceful conditions, without any violence. RJD has fielded Yadav's son Kumar Krishna Mohan for the by-election. Counting of votes will take place on March 14. JD (U) has fielded Abhiram Sharma as its candidate who is giving tough challenge to RJD candidate Mr Yadav.

People Mexico, Canada may be exempted from tariffs
Author: 0 Mexico, Canada may be exempted from tariffs

Wang Hejun , an official from the Ministry, pointed out that China will take the necessary measures to defend its rights and legitimate interests in light of U.S. The former real estate developer said politicians had for years lamented the decline in the industries, but nobody was willing to take action. The president has said the tariffs are needed to reinforce lagging American steel and aluminum industries and protect national security.

People Request for special session to work on state budget
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Some lawmakers in Lansing want people to work to get Medicaid. However, Norment said he's strongly opposed to expansion. So far, there has not been an agreement. While we didn't see any competitive races around GOP-dominated Franklin County, Democrats turned out in droves across the state, not just in the dependably Democratic veins of Northern Virginia and the urban crescent.

People ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras
Author: 0 ISIS Claims Responsibility For Deadly Attack Aimed At Afghan Hazaras

In December, dozens of people were killed in a suicide attack on a Shi'ite cultural centre claimed by Islamic State, and two months earlier two separate mosque attacks killed at least 72 people. The death toll has risen to nine, Waheed Majroh, spokesman for the Health Ministry said. Members of the local police who were sent to assist the soldiers were ambushed by the Taliban while on their way to the outpost in the remote district of Khwaja Ghar.

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Author: 0 "Toys 'R' Us" may close all USA stores

In filing for bankruptcy protection ahead of the 2017 holiday season, Toys R Us said it wasn't planning on closing any stores at the time and instead hoped to open more smaller locations across the country. One company that could benefit from the model: Toys R Us. We'll keep you updated on the situation as more news becomes available. Hasbro fell more than 3 percent, while Mattel stock declined almost 5 percent.

People Crown Prince Returns to Saudi Arabia from UK Trip
Author: 0 Crown Prince Returns to Saudi Arabia from UK Trip

Yemen has been since March 2015 under a brutal aggression by Saudi-led coalition, in a bid to restore power to fugitive former president Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi. The war is being led by bin Salman, also Saudi Arabia's defense minister, with the help of the USA and the UK. The British prime minister was expected to address the humanitarian issues of the Yemen war with the Saudi crown prince at a private dinner inside her country residence on Thursday.

People Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say
Author: 0 Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

It said the initiative was "based on consultations between Jaish al-Islam and the United Nations, and a number of worldwide actors". But soon after the convoy of 13 trucks carrying food parcels crossed into Eastern Ghouta, the Observatory and a witness in Douma said air strikes had resumed.