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Global News Grand jury indicts Gov. Greitens who admitted affair
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In a statement following the indictment , the Republican governor was defiant and attacked the prosecutor who brought the charge. The mistress' former husband made the allegations public in January, claiming Greitens took a photograph of the bound and partially nude woman and threatened to publicize it if she exposed the affair.

Global News Racist Cyril Ramaphosa Takes Over South Africa
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Gigaba told a media briefing before the budget that Treasury had done enough to avoid a downgrade, by taking decisions to stabilise debt and reduce the budget deficit. Better sentiment since Ramaphosa took over leadership of the ruling party, and the government, is expected to help lift economic growth. "In a low-savings economy, consumption should rather be taxed, but I think a VAT hike is likely to be politically unpalatable ahead of the 2019 national elections in particular", said ...

Global News Bruce McArthur now charged with 6 murders
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Police have described the disappearances as the work of a serial killer. Navaratnam's remains are among those discovered in planters found at a property linked to McArthur, Idsinga announced Friday. The accused, Bruce McArthur , appeared in court via video link. Investigators say the 66-year-old McArthur is believed to have met his victims in Toronto's Gay Village and on gay dating apps for older and large men with names such as "SilverDaddies" and "Bear411".

Global News Pakistan thanks Turkey for support on terror watchlist
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The US spearheaded the latest efforts to place Pakistan on the Grey List and was supported by the UK, France and Germany. Feeling relieved by the decision, Foreign Minister of Pakistan, Khawaja Asif tweeted: Our efforts paid, FATF Paris 20 Feb meeting conclusion on USA led motion to put Pakistan on watch list -No consensus for nominating Pakistan -proposing 3months pause &asking APG for another report to b considered in June الحمداللہ.

Global News Trump to American conservatives
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The annual Conservative Political Action Conference took place this week, the largest political jamboree on the American calendar and a chance to take the pulse of the Republican grassroots. "It was Trump in his element - but it was a very long campaign speech". The story was a staple of Trump's 2016 campaign , regularly read at events to raucous applause as the businessman-turned-politician ran on a hardline immigration platform that included building a wall along the US-Mexico ...

Global News Security Scare At Bayonne High School Leaves Parents, Students On Edge
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An Instagram threat against the high school to be carried out Monday was reported this morning. Los Lunas police officers questioned Flores on Thursday night, according to News-bulletin.com. The 15-year-old boy was charged with disorderly conduct after he posted a threat on social media which was deemed "not credible" by several detectives specializing in internet crimes, Aurora police said.

Global News Hertz cuts ties with the NRA
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By Friday, the list of defectors expanded to include Symantec Corp, which ended an discount program for its LifeLock identity theft product. There was a wave of vehicle rental outfits. "We ended our relationship with the NRA late previous year", a spokesperson told NPR. But the backlash against the NRA reached a fever pitch Friday with the hashtag #BoycottNRA trending on Twitter and at least nine corporate brands publicly saying they are not affiliated with the group.

Global News Turkish armed forces liberate 100 settlements from terrorists in Afrin
Author: 0 Turkish armed forces liberate 100 settlements from terrorists in Afrin

Also on Friday, the YPG accused Turkish military forces of bombing a convoy of civilians crossing into Afrin to protest Turkey's offensive. Ankara considers the YPG to be no more than the Syrian counterpart of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), an armed group which has been waging a bloody insurrection against Turkish authorities for almost 35 years.

Global News Adult supervision: Chinese regulator takes control of Anbang
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Francis in San Francisco. He said the Chinese government's move is "fairly rational" given the concerns about Anbang's business model. Anbang , in particular, came under scrutiny in the U.S. Anbang has aggressively pursued A-share equity investments and has built up a big holding of stocks. Beijing-based Anbang Insurance Group Co acquired Vancouver-based Retirement Concepts, which owns 24 homes in BC, Calgary and Montreal, after the Trudeau government controversially greenlighted ...

Global News Android's official augmented reality toolkit is available to the public
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Typing a search was outdated. You can expect a lot more of this type of evolution in the next few years, and not just from Google . Another example of what Google Lens can do includes you being able to take a picture of the SSID sticker on a router, after which your phone will connect to the Wi-Fi network without you needing to do anything else.

Global News Malcolm Turnbull: China no threat to Australia
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President Trump is hosting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the White House. According to the Prime Minister, Australia and US President Donald Trump , did not view the Asia-Pacific region "through an out-of-date cold-war prism", citing Trump's business experience to demonstrate he "understands the economic significance of China's rise and its opportunity".

Global News Kulsoom Nawaz to be made new PML-N president
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The consequences of the court verdict could be worse for PML-N as ECP considered several options including one to bar the candidates named by Sharif or postpone the elections, according to the ECP statement. Raza Ahmad Rumi, an editor at the Daily Times Pakistan, said while the decision "was not unexpected", it was "a miscalculation by [the] powers-that-be".

Global News Surrender? Cabinet Agree to 'Voluntarily' Accept EU Rules After Brexit
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It may have been a big 24 hours for Brexit , although we've said that before. "But of course any kind of relationship has its own balance of rights and obligations". Theresa May is on course to deliver Brexit, but she faces the problem of the European Union not co-operating and Tory MPs who won't accept the referendum result, a leading Brexiteer has claimed.

Global News Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Indicted with Felony Invasion of Privacy After Affair
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Executive Director Sam Cooper suggested in a statement Friday morning that hundreds of thousands of dollars received by circuit attorney Kim Gardner from " George Soros groups" was her motivation for the indictment . Louis and released on his own recognizance, said Susan Ryan, a spokeswoman for Gardner, a Democrat. He thinks the governor should resign or be removed, because "his public trust has been so damaged" as well as "the image of the state of Missouri".

Global News New charges against Gates, Manafort elevate pressure
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District Court in Washington on Friday to make the plea, one day after Mueller added new charges against him and Paul Manafort , a business associate and Trump's former campaign chairman. It alleges that Gates paid for personal expenses, his children's tuition and interior decorating with the money from the offshore accounts. "It enhances the pressure each of them should feel to work out a plea and cooperation agreement".

Global News Billy Graham's 1970 Visit to Neyland Stadium
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He remembers the moment someone approached him with news of Dr. King's assassination, which was followed by journalists seeking a quote: "I was nearly in a state of shock". Dr. Graham found himself at times in controversy over his disapproving stand on gay rights, as well as over a secretly recorded conversation with Nixon in which the cleric complained that Jews had too much influence on the US media.

Global News Trump Says He May Pull Immigration Enforcement From California
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President Trump remains opposed to an assault weapon ban as he considers steps to prevent gun violence in schools, the White House said Thursday. Under laws signed by Governor Jerry Brown , a Democrat, federal immigration officials must produce a warrant to gain access to California work sites, and bars employers from sharing confidential employee information such as Social Security numbers without a subpoena.

Global News School officials say threat made to 'SHS' not aimed at Savannah High
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For example, the school district is getting ready to launch a new text line for tips on any concern that students, parents or community residents want to report, Stockman said. According to Chief Deputy Rocky Davis with the Emanuel County Sheriff's Office, the threat had been narrowed down to a source most likely out of Ohio.

Global News PH drops in 2017 world corruption rankings
Author: 0 PH drops in 2017 world corruption rankings

Last year, it was ranked 113th out of 176 countries and territories with a score 33, an improvement from 31 in 2012. Every group concentrates on a specific aspect of corruption in a given society, with the result providing an assessment of the level of corruption in the public sector and in politics as perceived by external experts and businesses.

Global News Nikki Haley to Palestinians and the United Nations: 'I will not shut up'
Author: 0 Nikki Haley to Palestinians and the United Nations: 'I will not shut up'

Israel's UN Ambassador Danny Danon said Abbas was part of the problem, not the solution, and that the "only way to move forward is direct negotiations" between Israel and the Palestinians . The US ambassador to the United Nations, of course, boasted about America's negotiating team sitting behind her in the Security Council session. Recalling a recent incident in which senior Palestinian diplomat, Saeb Erekat, told Haley "to shut up", the ambassador vowed: "I will not shut up".

Global News Mark Cuban Responds To Nightmarish Allegations Against Mavs Executives
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As stunning stories of sexual misconduct and abuse of power rippled through politics and Hollywood during the past year - with the powerful #metoo movement gaining steam with each exposed transgression - I had more than a few conversations with people wondering how sports had managed to largely avoid the wave.

Global News Malloy joins other governors to form gun task force
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The governors of Connecticut , New York , New Jersey and Rhode Island have created a coalition of like-minded states on gun control , promising to expand existing efforts to share information on illegal guns, and ultimately make progress on gun safety measures where they contend the federal government has faltered.

Global News Florida Legislature declares pornography a health risk
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Spano is running to become the state's attorney general. Meanwhile, Democratic Rep. Carlos Guillermo asked Spano why the Republicans were so interested in quickly passing this resolution when they should be focusing on more important discussions.

Global News Canada rescinds invitation to Sikh militant who was to dine with Trudeau
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Trudeau's office has said the invitation was a mistake and was rescinded as soon as he was discovered on the guest list for a New Delhi event. He was also a member of the International Sikh Youth Federation, which is now banned. India-born Sajjan, who moved to Canada as a young boy, said, "My mom taught me to make rotis". "I was 12, and I came across a girl in India, with round, attractive eyes, who came towards me begging for money and I asked her to go away.Years later in Canada, when I ...

Global News 44 die after bus plunges into ravine in Peru
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The police said, at least 34 people are also injured. The fall of a bus to an abyss caused at least 30 deaths in the Peruvian region of Arequipa, according to a preliminary report by the regional government " s Civil Defense chief, Jacqueline Choque.

Author: 0 Ferrari unveil new auto for 2018 Formula 1 season

Ferrari's new SF71H model F1 vehicle to be used in 2018. Mercedes have revealed the new auto they hope will claim a record-equalling fifth consecutive world championship double this year. The Ferrari drivers' approach to the halo was in stark contrast to that of Tito Wolff, the team boss of bitter rivals and defending world champions Mercedes who earlier in the day said he couldn't stand the sight of the controversial head protection device.

Global News Russian opposition leader Navalny reports arrest
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Authorities in Russian Federation have officially banned opposition leader Alexei Navalny from staging rallies in the country over what he says is a trumped up suspended prison sentence. The Associated Press reported that Navalny was detained when leaving a dentist's office in Moscow. Separately, Navalny relayed a tweet from chief of staff Leonid Volkov who said that he had been detained at a Moscow airport.

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