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Global News Police officer killed, two wounded in Henry County shooting
Author: 0 Police officer killed, two wounded in Henry County shooting

Authorities confirmed a Locust Grove police officer, along with the suspected shooter, were pronounced dead at the scene. GBI spokeswoman Nelly Miles said the suspect's relatives were being notified before his name is released. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is leading the investigation. The Locust Grove officer died at the scene from a gunshot wound. A suspect is in custody.

Global News This crude police sketch actually helped cops ID a suspect
Author: 0 This crude police sketch actually helped cops ID a suspect

In a Facebook post before the identification, officers from Lancaster City Police released the sketch alongside a description. Police say a male suspect had pretended to be an employee at Central Market on January 30 when an actual worker was away from the vendor's stand.

Global News Her too? California lawmaker and #MeToo advocate accused of groping - twice
Author: 0 Her too? California lawmaker and #MeToo advocate accused of groping - twice

But after pressing other accused lawmakers to resign or take a leave, she said she will do the same while the Assembly investigates allegations that she groped and harassed a young staffer in 2014. "The news was deeply upsetting to hear, because Cristina Garcia was definitely put up on a pedestal by the politics department as a shining example of a politics major using her knowledge and education for activism and good", Michelle Fowler PO '19 said.

Global News Tongan flag bearer once again marches at Opening Ceremony shirtless
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Shirtless and oiled-up Pita Taufatofua carries the flag of Tonga during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea . With no snow in Tonga or near his Brisbane base in Australia, Taufatofua's training regimen began with running on sand dunes with wooden planks strapped to his feet.

Global News PA Legislature Will Miss Redistricting Deadline, But Negotiations May Continue
Author: 0 PA Legislature Will Miss Redistricting Deadline, But Negotiations May Continue

By drawing congressional districts that significantly reduced Democrats' power relative to their numbers, the Republican-held legislature prevented Democratic voters from enjoying free and equal elections, the Court held. Redistricting expert Jowei Chen of the University of MI testified that he created 500 computer-drawn district maps optimized for Pennsylvania's traditional redistricting criteria of compactness, contiguity and equal population.

Global News Syrian Kurdish forces capture two British 'IS' militants
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The group's ringleader, Mohammed Emwazi, who was nicknamed "Jihadi John," was killed in a 2015 Central Intelligence Agency drone strike. Aine Davis , also from west London, was convicted of being a senior IS member and was jailed in Turkey a year ago on terrorism charges, after being arrested near Istanbul in 2015.

Global News Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, then Killed
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The news agency claims the journalists uncovered evidence, including photos, that police ordered villagers to assist in the killing, dismemberment and burial of 10 Rohingya Muslims - eight men and two teenage boys - in a mass grave. Myanmar's planned participation in the Cobra Gold exercise, which starts February 13, comes as its security forces are accused of killing hundreds if not thousands of civilians and burning down villages after Rohingya militant attacks last summer.

Global News Erdogan demands medical association drop 'Turkish' tag over Afrin criticism
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In January 2018, the Turkish military began an operation in the Kurdish-majority Afrin Canton and the Tel Rifaat Area of Shahba Canton in Northern Syria . The sources confirmed that Ankara hopes to keep its coordination with Iran , which signed with Russian Federation and Turkey a memorandum on setting up de-escalation zones in Syria, entered into force on May 6, 2017.

Global News Venezuela sets presidential vote for April 22
Author: 0 Venezuela sets presidential vote for April 22

The 2018 elections were originally scheduled to take place in December, but the ruling socialist party is eager to hold the elections as soon as possible, sensing its current advantage over a divided and weak opposition. The government, meanwhile, accused opposition leaders of taking orders from Washington to abort the talks. The Supreme Court, which critics say systematically bows to Maduro, has barred the MUD from fielding a candidate under its banner, and blocked several prominent ...

Global News Talk centers on Mulvaney as chief of staff if John Kelly leaves
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Trump then went on to remind reporters that Porter is denying all allegations made against him. epa06509511 US President Donald J. Trump speaks after welcoming Shane Bouvet, supporter to whom Trump said he donated 10,000 US dollars to treat his father's cancer, to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 09 February 2018.

Global News Merkel clinches hard-fought deal on new government
Author: 0 Merkel clinches hard-fought deal on new government

But it comes at a price for her - several key ministries have gone to her coalition partners. Merkel, Europe's most experienced leader, has seen her standing at home and overseas weakened by the longest stretch of coalition-building in the country's postwar history.

Global News Istanbul to host Turkey-Russia-Iran summit on Syria
Author: 0 Istanbul to host Turkey-Russia-Iran summit on Syria

The Iranian president further underlined the need for boosting trilateral ties among Iran, Turkey and Russian Federation and welcomed an upcoming meeting in Istanbul between the three countries' presidents on the Syria crisis. However, Turkey's ongoing military operation in Afrin against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) has drawn criticism from Iran. Turkey, Iran and Russian Federation had taken part in a three-way process at a summit in Sochi to gear up efforts for a ...

Global News Pentagon: Undefined Place for Military Parade Ordered by Trump
Author: 0 Pentagon: Undefined Place for Military Parade Ordered by Trump

The Trump administration will unveil a new policy on transgender people serving in the military on February 21. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders confirmed the request Tuesday evening. Dick Durbin's comment that such a parade would be a "fantastic waste of money", White House legislative director Marc Short tells MSNBC: "I'm not sure honoring the military is a waste of money".

Global News Bruce McArthur alleged serial killer update
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McArthur, 66, has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder. Later in the month, McArthur was further charged the deaths of Majeed Kayhan, 58, Soroush Mahmudi, 50, and Dean Lisowick, either 43 or 44 . Idsinga also said that his team was working with officials overseas. "We have been going through hell". Idsinga said that police "know the exact day" that Kinsman was murdered and can pinpoint the deaths of most of the other victims to "within weeks".

Global News BJP Developing Northeast India, Tripura Backward Due To Left: PM Modi
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at Congress member Renuka Chowdhury over her loud laughter at his claim that the idea of Aadhaar was conceptualised during the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government. Elections for the 60-member Tripura Assembly would be held on February 18 and results would be out on March 3. Referring to Modi's remarks against Nehru, Sharma claimed Modi is "intellectually inadequate to register the greatness" of independent India's first Prime Minister.

Global News Sheffield marks 100 years of women's right to vote
Author: 0 Sheffield marks 100 years of women's right to vote

In June 1917, the Representation of the People Bill had been passed by a large majority in the House of Commons, with 385 votes for to 55 against. It served to add 9.2 million new female voters and 4.5 million new male voters. "In Edinburgh, a doctor called Mona Chalmers Watson created the female unit of the British Army during the First World War and was also a noted Suffragette, campaigning to improve the levels of pay offered to women who were doing the same jobs as men - something we ...

Global News Bangladesh court hands jail term to former PM Khaleda Zia
Author: 0 Bangladesh court hands jail term to former PM Khaleda Zia

Khaleda's son, Tarique Rahman, and four others - a lawmaker, Zia's secretary, her nephew and a businessman - were jailed for 10 years each at the end of a case that lasted almost 10 years. Haq was asked by a reporter if given reports of the security forces acting against protesters in Bangladesh the United Nations was vetting its personnel in peacekeeping operations to make sure if they were not involved in human rights abuses at home.

Global News LeBron James knew before Dwyane Wade was traded to Heat
Author: 0 LeBron James knew before Dwyane Wade was traded to Heat

There was a lot of excitement surrounding the idea the banana boat brothers would be back on the same team this season. Thomas, who was never a good fit in Cleveland while recovering from a hip injury, was traded hours before the NBA's deadline to the Los Angeles Lakers , a person with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Thursday.

Global News Why So Many Philadelphia Eagles Are Rejecting This White House
Author: 0 Why So Many Philadelphia Eagles Are Rejecting This White House

I'm about creating positive change in the communities that I come from, whether it be Philadelphia, New Jersey, Ohio, Louisiana or this entire country. Many cited political reasons, with then Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount saying, "I don't feel welcome in that house". Jenkins is a co-founder of the Players Coalition , which is made up of NFL players hoping to improve the USA criminal justice system and led about 40 NFL players in negotiations with the league about protests ...

Global News Timberwolves will attempt to sign Derrick Rose
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The Jazz reportedly received Jae Crowder and Derrick Rose from the Cavaliers , while the Kings landed Joe Johnson from Utah and Iman Shumpert from Cleveland. Sacramento more than likely will buyout Joe Johnson and Iman Shumpert has not been healthy all season. Rose, who as mentioned would be uniting with his old head coach, would also be uniting with former Bulls teammates Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson.

Global News Kia Motors' 'made for India' SUV to debut in 2019
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The " Auto Expo - The Motor Show" 2018 is being held from February 9-14, 2018 at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida . The homegrown auto major also registered a whopping 55% growth in its passenger vehicle sales in January 2018, and 38% growth in commercial vehicles in the same period.

Global News Toys R Us store closing deals begin on Katy Freeway
Author: 0 Toys R Us store closing deals begin on Katy Freeway

Eyewitness News has learned that the discounts and promotions that will be offered at closing locations will be unique to each store. During last month's court filing, the company said some locations could avoid closure if they managed to acquire cheaper leases, USA Today reported .

Global News United Kingdom under pressure over Bermuda same-sex marriage repeal
Author: 0 United Kingdom under pressure over Bermuda same-sex marriage repeal

Bermuda's governor, John Rankin, signed into law on Wednesday a bill reversing the right for gay couples to marry, despite a supreme court ruling past year authorizing same-sex marriage. "MPs on all sides criticised the decision and called it a backward step". The country's Registrar-General denied the couple the right to marry, and in court, the couple's lawyers argued that the denial violated Bermuda's Human Rights Act, constituting an act of discrimination.

Global News George W. Bush: 'Pretty Clear Evidence' Russia Meddled in 2016 Election
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Bush also took a swipe at Russian President Vladimir Putin , whom he referred to as "zero sum", and said he "has a chip on his shoulder". Earlier this week, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Russian Federation is already meddling in midterm Congressional elections this year, and the United States is not prepared to handle the meddling.

Global News Iran oil production surpasses 3.8m bpd in January
Author: 0 Iran oil production surpasses 3.8m bpd in January

That was the second time in two months that the system had shut down. Oil had initially been pressured amid the global stock-market plunge but continued to decline even as equities recovered. United States output has grown by more than 20 percent since mid-2016 - one of the highest paces ever seen. But a combination of factors, including global economic growth, continued weakness in the dollar, the ability of OPEC to keep production curbs in place and restraint on the part of U.S.

Global News North Korean orchestra serenades South Koreans amid protest
Author: 0 North Korean orchestra serenades South Koreans amid protest

Pence has voiced scepticism that the North, which is participating in the Games, will use the event for crude propaganda. Her inclusion in the delegation is "meaningful" as she is not only the sister of the country's leader but has a significant position as a senior official of the ruling Workers' Party, the South's presidential Blue House said .

Global News Maloney slams 'incredibly irresponsible' decision to keep Porter on staff
Author: 0 Maloney slams 'incredibly irresponsible' decision to keep Porter on staff

Porter's ex-wives said they were truthful in interviews with the Federal Bureau of Investigation when Porter was being vetted for White House security clearance a year ago. Porter's ex-wives, Colbie Holderness and Jennifer Willoughby , narrated their ordeal to the Daily Mail intwo separate interviews. Porter did not have the permanent security clearance that aides of his rank always have.

Global News Trump Wants a Military Parade, Former Obama Staffers Call it 'Pointless'
Author: 0 Trump Wants a Military Parade, Former Obama Staffers Call it 'Pointless'

We're going to have to try and top it". At a recent meeting between the US leader and top military officials, his wishes were "suddenly heard as a presidential directive". Right now, rumor has it that the Pentagon is looking to conduct the USA military parade on Veterans Day . "It's something the President is looking at, not just a way that he can, but that the entire country can come together and show support and honor our military".

Global News Judge sides with baker in 'gay cake' row
Author: 0 Judge sides with baker in 'gay cake' row

He made a distinction between denying service to gay customers, versus selling them a particular product. Miller is not the only wedding cake creator in Bakersfield. "The Kleins do not offer a principled basis for limiting their requested exemption in the manner that they propose, except to argue that there are "decent and honorable" reasons, grounded in religious faith, for opposing same-sex marriage", the judge continued.

Global News South African President Jacob Zuma's energy exit seems to be nearer
Author: 0 South African President Jacob Zuma's energy exit seems to be nearer

The ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu says the governing party is pleased with developments in discussions between President Zuma and Cyril Ramaphosa . The details of any deal made to secure Mr Zuma's exit are eagerly awaited by the South African public, the majority of whom expect Mr Ramaphosa to fight corruption at the highest levels of government and the ANC.

Global News Frat Chapter at Cornell 'Horrified' Over 'Pig' Sex Game
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University officials investigated the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity past year after hearing reports of the competition in which members get points for having sex with women. He said: 'Behavior that degrades and dehumanizes women contributes to a climate and culture of tolerance for sexual violence'. The fraternity's Kappa chapter said they were disgusted and appalled by the allegations.

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