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Global News May defends Saudi ties as crown prince gets royal treatment
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Also, British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca obtained a license to invest in Saudi Arabia . Saudi Arabia is striving to achieve real female empowerment, especially in the workplace, going beyond recent changes that allowed women to drive cars for the first time, said the country's energy minister.

Global News President Poroshenko: Sanctions work despite Russian propaganda
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During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump said he would press for better ties with Russian Federation as a way to solve numerous world's deep-standing conflicts. "Without an effectively working economy, without a social sphere that creates the foundation for political stability, we can't talk about any greatness".

Global News Canada, Mexico, Others Could Be Spared From US Tariffs on Metals
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President Trump has previously suggested that planned tariffs for Canada and Mexico could be abandoned if a "new and fair" North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) is signed. More than a hundred Republican congressmen sent him a letter expressing their "deep concern" about the consequences of tariffs and recommending more targeted measures.

Global News US 'a long way' from talks with North Korea
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Djibouti is an important example of this with two projects having recently been completed, a railway link with Addis Ababa , the capital of neighbouring Ethiopia , and China's first overseas military base which is reportedly large enough to rival that of the United States .

Global News CMU student charged in parents' slayings
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CMU police Chief Bill Yeagley says James Eric Davis Jr . appeared terrified Thursday morning when he told the residence hall officer that someone with a gun "was out to hurt him". Davis allegedly got the gun from his father when they returned to the dorm from the hospital, according toNBC News. After the shooting, a 16-hour manhunt and university lockdown followed before Davis Jr.

Global News Cheerleaders warned about mumps exposure after national competition
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Health officials are warning thousands of people who attended a national cheerleading competition in Texas last month to be on the lookout for signs and symptoms of mumps . "Since the pre-vaccine era, there has been a more than 99% decrease in mumps cases in the United States". Mumps vaccines are given to children coupled with the measles and rubella vaccines at the age of 12 to 15 months.

Global News Unveiling the Depths of Jupiter's Winds
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These density variations and the ensuing gravity signatures are measured by Juno when it passes by the planet". Scientists hope the ongoing mission's findings, which have been published in four papers in Nature , will improve understanding of Jupiter's interior structure, core mass and, eventually, its origin.

Global News Rafael (Ted) Cruz justifies mocking Robert (Beto) O'Rourke's name
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And it was a particularly big night for Latinas, two of whom ( Houston state senator Sylvia Garcia and El Paso County judge Veronica Escobar) won open-seat primaries in heavily Democratic districts and will soon be in Congress. Another is a sprawling district that runs along the Texas-Mexico border, where Gina Ortiz-Jones advanced to a May runoff and another woman, Judy Canales, was battling to join her.

Global News Dawood's close aide and 1993 Mumbai blasts accused Farooq Takla arrested
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Mohammed Farooq , better known as Farooq Takla , arrived in Delhi from Dubai and was arrested by the CBI when he was at an immigration counter at the Indira Gandhi International Airport this morning. According to reports, Farooq Takla fled India after the 1993 blasts in Mumbai. He was involved in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts the links of which can be traced back to Dubai.

Global News Neiphiu Rio takes oath as Nagaland CM
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The ruling alliance has 18 legislators of Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) - a new party Rio heads after he broke away from the Naga People's Front - 12 BJP MLAs and has the support of one JD (U) MLA and an Independent. The NPP had contested the Assembly election in alliance with the Naga People's Front (NPF), but after the declaration of the results on March 3, it had chose to support the NDPP-BJP alliance.

Global News Watch out for more snow coming our way Thursday
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Northwest wind 9 to 14 miles per hour. Friday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 10 miles per hour. Light accumulations overnight. SUNDAY: Partly sunny. High: 40s. Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. You might also be interested in.

Global News Paralympics: Two Koreas to march separately at Pyeongchang opening ceremony
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Organisers have managed to sell more than 285,000 tickets, which is almost 130 percent of their target of 220,000. "It was not politics using a sports event". Said Lee Jong-ho, a Seoul resident who came to the event with his wife and two kids. The cyber-attack, to which the games were held in South Korea, was first believed to be conducted by North Korea in an attempt to be framed by the Russian group.

Global News Fire Safety: Change your clock, change your battery
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The research study titled Smoke Alarms evaluates the potential, performance, capacity, interpretation, acceptance, and benefits of the Smoke Alarms market in the world. Changing smoke alarm batteries at least once a year, testing alarms monthly and reminding others to do the same are some of the simplest, most effective ways to reduce these tragic deaths and injuries.

Global News Anthony Davis sprains left ankle, but X-rays negative
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Davis , who also had 13 rebounds , three blocked shots and three steals, left the court and headed for the Pelicans' locker room after getting an accidental hip check from DeAndre Jordan with 3:04 left in the first half. The ESPN matchup predictor has the New Orleans Pelicans favored with a 62% chance of winning. That's why you lose an eight-point lead. The Pelicans shot 60.9 percent (14 of 23) in the opening quarter.

Global News Two students involved in school shooting in Alabama
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Authorities had previously told local media groups it was being investigated as apparently accidental but Wilson says the circumstances are under investigation. Birmingham City Schools also released a statement regarding the shooting . Investigators are reviewing surveillance video from the school . On Arrington's Facebook account , she went by the name of Courtlin La'shawn.

Global News What is the Hatch Act? A guide to 'Pernicious Political Activities'
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The Office of Special Counsel , an independent agency tasked with enforcing the law, declared Conway in violation of the law two times previous year, citing interviews she gave from White House grounds defending Trump's decision to back Roy Moore , who had been accused of sexual abuse, in the Alabama Senate race.

Global News Protests against Saudi crown prince `based on…
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Only 6 per cent support United Kingdom arms sales to Saudi Arabia; May: "Tell Saudi Prince - stop the slaughter, start peace talks!" were the choice slogans emblazoned on the side of a white van next to the protest , Efe news reported. "While Germany has halted arms sales to Saudi Arabia, it can not be right that [the U.K.] government is colluding in what the United Nations says is evidence of war crimes", Corbyn argued.

Global News Air India Launches Direct Five-Hour Flights Between Delhi and Tel Aviv
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The permission for Air India to fly over Saudi Arabia will likely be seen as a major breakthrough, cutting hours off direct flights between India and Israel. Saudi Arabia does not recognize Israel and lifting the airspace ban for El Al would offer further evidence of what appears to be thawing of ties. Jerusalem Post had reported that after his meeting with US President Donald Trump, Netanyahu said that Air India signed an agreement that day enabling the flights to and from Israel ...

Global News Seventh set of remains found in Bruce McArthur case, police confirm
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He has now been charged with the murder of six men - - Selim Esen, 44, Skandaraj "Skanda" Navaratnam, 40, Andrew Kinsman, 59, Majeed Kayhan, 58, Dean Lisowick, 47, and Soroush Mahmudi, 50. -Sgt. Hank Idsinga, and Dr. Michael Pollanen, chief forensic pathologist for the province of Ontario. Police believe McArthur met his victims in the area and through dating apps.

Global News Violence in Tripura has no space in India: Patnaik
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In addition, 204 party offices have been occupied by the RSS and BJP, Yechuri told reporters here. On earlier occasions, such as when self-proclaimed gau rakshaks indulged in violence and even murdered some Muslims in the name of cow protection, Modi came out with the strongest condemnation and asked state law enforcement agencies to come down heavily against those goons.

Global News Elizabeth Warren attacks 'dangerous, wrong' bill to relax rules on USA banks
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Several Democratic lawmakers facing tough re-election races this year have broken ranks with Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY and Democratic Sen. The CBO report warns that subjecting fewer assets to enhanced regulation would "increase the likelihood that a large financial firm with assets of between $100 billion and $250 billion would fail".

Global News Chandrababu Naidu's TDP likely to break alliance with BJP soon
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Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the party will grant special category status to Andhra Pradesh if voted to power in 2019, even as the AAP too extended its support to the demand. Naidu, who is an ally of BJP, both in Centre and State, has been hitting out at BJP for not fulfilling the promises. Reportedly, nearly 95% of the assets of the erstwhile Andhra Pradesh have gone to Telangana in the bifurcation as they are located in Hyderabad , which caused a huge revenue ...

Global News Winter returns to central IN this week
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At 8 a.m., snow should be falling in many areas north of 8 Mile, although this model suggests that the east side won't be seeing much. Right now the parts of the forecast that are of highest confidence are timing and the fact that we will see a change from rain to snow throughout the event.

Global News Trump, Swedish PM clash over looming metals tariffs
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Trump said "there will be people - I'm not going to be specific - that change", but that he wouldn't have any trouble replacing staffers. The indictment prompted a wave of partisan finger-pointing, as Republicans accused former President Barack Obama's administration of having been too soft on Russian Federation, while Democrats excoriated President Donald Trump's administration for not taking decisive steps to punish or repudiate Moscow's efforts to interfere in an American election.

Global News Europe must pressure United States to comply with Iran nuclear deal: Zarif
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Le Drian should avoid adopting any negative position against Iran if Paris seeks to bolster relations with Tehran, said Velayati. Javan emphasized, "The Europeans have been affected by the psychological maneuvering of [Donald] Trump to pressure the Islamic Republic to hold talks for a complementary JCPOA [Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action], and this issue led Shamkhani to tell the French foreign minister explicitly that 'Europe's policy of giving concessions to the United States to keep it ...

Global News China sets GDP growth target at around 6.5pc By
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China's military isn't the only foreign-facing part of China's government to get a budget boost this year. China has reduced the size of its 2.3-million People's Liberation Army (PLA) to just two-million-strong force slashing three lakh troops in a bid to make the world's largest army a mightier force capable of winning modern wars.

Global News Aldon Smith turns himself in to SFPD
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On Saturday, San Francisco police dispatch audio indicates that Smith allegedly drank two bottles of tequila, bit his fiancee on her wrists and beat her up in an "ongoing issue". that Smith was beating her at her residence in the 600 block of Bush Street. A first-round pick out of Missouri in 2011, Smith had repeated off-field issues with the San Francisco 49ers and was signed by the Oakland Raiders .

Global News No age of consent: force must be proved in child rape
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Equality Minister Marlène Schiappa welcomed the move, which follows advice from doctors and legal experts. Equality Minister Marlene Schiappa announced the law change and said that it would be presented to the Council of Ministers on March 21, CNN reported .

Global News Russian plane crashes in Syria, killing all 32 aboard
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The Investigative Committee, which covers major incidents, also announced a probe into possible safety breaches, saying the plane was carrying out a planned flight. A military transport plane has crashed at Russia's airbase in Syria, killing all 39 people on board. The crash took place at Khmeimim Airbase in Syria as the airplane attempted to land.

Global News U.S. aircraft carrier visits Da Nang
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John Short: It allows the U.S. to represent its quite vast naval power, its Carl Vinson is one of the supercarriers, one of the biggest aircraft carriers in the world, China has nothing equivalent to that, so it's a way of showing naval superiority, for the Vietnamese it's also a way to show their connection with the United States.

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