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Global News College Professor calls Barbara Bush 'Amazing Racist', Happy 'Witch' is Dead
Author: 0 College Professor calls Barbara Bush 'Amazing Racist', Happy 'Witch' is Dead

About 4 hours after it was used to send the first controversial tweet, Jarrar's Twitter account was "protected", meaning that only followers she has approved can see her posts . Abre Conner, a staff attorney for ACLU Northern California, said Jarrar's statements fall under her First Amendment rights to express a political opinion on her own time.

Global News Jewish Man Wearing Kippah Assaulted on Berlin Street by Muslim Man
Author: 0 Jewish Man Wearing Kippah Assaulted on Berlin Street by Muslim Man

Merkel called the attack in the city's trendy Prenzlauer Berg neighborhood "a very disgusting incident" and vowed the government would respond "with full force and resolve" against growing anti-Semitism in Germany. As Armush told told German broadcaster Deutsche Welle , when the man rushed him, "I immediately felt it was important to film, because I didn't think we could catch him before police arrived".

Global News Trump, Abe reaffirm their differences on trade-related issues
Author: 0 Trump, Abe reaffirm their differences on trade-related issues

The Trump-Abe summit began hours after reports that North and South Korea are negotiating a statement to formally end the war that began in 1950. Trump also promised Abe that he would address the issues of Japanese nationals, abducted by the DPRK in the 1970s and 80s, when he meets with Kim Jong Un in late May or early June.

Global News Prince death: No criminal charges to be filed
Author: 0 Prince death: No criminal charges to be filed

There was no "reliable evidence", Metz said, that revealed who provided the singer with the counterfeit medication. "Therefore, without probable cause and no identified suspect, the Carver County Attorney's Office can not file any criminal charges involving the death of Prince ", Metz said.

Global News Trump Rips Dems For 'Obstructing' Nominations
Author: 0 Trump Rips Dems For 'Obstructing' Nominations

Senate rules allow a floor vote on a nominee who does not win a committee recommendation. "Whatever happens in that committee, Mike Pompeo will be confirmed in the Senate next week", Republican Senator Tom Cotton told journalists. Why does this vote matter? "I think that's intelligent. And if the munchkin Metternichs on the Foreign Relations Committee want to vote against Mike Pompeo , the Senate will set them straight", said Sen.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger has backed Patrick Vieira to one day become Arsenal manager

Why does that make me even more sure that Wenger will be staying at least one more year? Wenger did, however, appear to warn that the challenge of the Premier League is altogether more testing task when compared to the MLS. "We are sold out in every single game so I don't know where the problem is at the moment", said Wenger at his press conference. 'The atmosphere is much better when people stand.

Global News U.S. bans ZTE: China says the decision will hurt America itself
Author: 0 U.S. bans ZTE: China says the decision will hurt America itself

Commerce Department. According to IHS-Markit, ZTE shipped 46.4 million smartphones in 2017, about 3 percent of the market and down 20 percent on the previous year. Preventing companies like Qualcomm from supplying ZTE with the electronics that it needs to continue manufacturing phones. ZTE has been dropping down the rankings of smartphone makers in recent quarters and is close to dropping out of the top ten but it still had 10 percent of the USA market in 4Q17, according to analysis firm ...

Global News Syria gas attack: Chemical weapons inspectors reach Douma
Author: 0 Syria gas attack: Chemical weapons inspectors reach Douma

Russian Federation claimed its inspectors found no sign of chemicals in the town or evidence of locals having suffered , blaming humanitarian groups for staging the event to justify air strikes against the Syrian regime. team on a security mission to the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria was sacked upon and had to return to its base in Damascus .

Global News Rahul Gandhi expected to visit Chhattisgarh on April 24
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi expected to visit Chhattisgarh on April 24

Punia said. Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Mrs Sonia Gandhi held a Janata Darshan at the Bhue Mau guest house in Rae Bareli and listened to the problems of the people in Amethi and Rae Bareli. When a reporter posed a question for Rahul Gandhi to comment on the verdict, Rahul Gandhi ignored the question and told his driver to move ahead. Sonia Gandhi who reached Raebareli on Tuesday evening started her day by holding a janta darbar along with Rahul.

Global News No objection in handing over Kathua rape case to CBI: Jitendra
Author: 0 No objection in handing over Kathua rape case to CBI: Jitendra

Activists of Swaraj Yuvak Sanghatana took out a candle march at Futala and paid homage to 8-year old Aasifa who was raped and murdered in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. "So the investigation is slow, improper and weak", Balachandran said. Having taken no responsibility for the deplorable series of events herself, she now proclaims that the Kathua case has united the nation.

Global News Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe not interested in talking about Terry Rozier
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe not interested in talking about Terry Rozier

After three rounds, he had totaled 85 points in 215 minutes. The Celtics were just 11 of 18 at the line but committed only five turnovers in the contest. Shot 62 percent in the first half (23 of 37). On the series as a whole, the numbers don't paint the Bucks' guard in any better of a light. The Celtics' bench also came up big, outscoring their Milwaukee counterparts 41-25.

Global News Shark fears cancel surf competition in western Australia
Author: 0 Shark fears cancel surf competition in western Australia

The two attacks on recreational surfers took place on Monday just hours and kilometres apart. "Sharks are an occasional reality of WSL competitions". The victim told reporters in Gracetown that he had not heard about the first shark attack and was unaware about the beach closure. Goldschmidt said the presence of beached whales in the area had attracted sharks "and contributed to the aggression of their behavior, which, experts agree, has increased the possibility of further attacks".

Global News Jasper Carson's store to close
Author: 0 Jasper Carson's store to close

The parent company of the Younkers department store chain failed to secure any bidders for its fleet of stores across the USA that would want to continue to operate them. Until local store representatives hear from the company, Evans said his crew is following along with the news. Also at risk is the Younkers in SouthPark Mall in Moline .

Global News Raul Castro Votes to Elect Council of State and New President
Author: 0 Raul Castro Votes to Elect Council of State and New President

Castro is leaving after serving two five-year terms. Members of the National Assembly are expected to vote on this slate of candidates in a secret ballot later Wednesday and announce the results Thursday. But Cuba's economy remains smaller than it was in 1985, when it had the support of Communist ally, the Soviet Union, and some Cubans are pessimistic about their lives improving.

Global News All of Puerto Rico loses power as grid falters again
Author: 0 All of Puerto Rico loses power as grid falters again

Officials said it could take 24 to 36 hours to restore power across the island, which is still recovering in many ways from the devastation of Hurricane Maria last September 20. "We are working in areas that are quite crowded with high voltage lines", he said. "Nothing will stop us". Power company spokeswoman Yohari Molina told The Associated Press that crews were investigating what caused the blackout, saying she had no other details.

Global News Southern Colorado wildfire destroys 10 homes
Author: 0 Southern Colorado wildfire destroys 10 homes

Two people have died and at least 9 injured in the Oklahoma fires. Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer and Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin have issued disaster declarations. The outlook for fire weather will drop to low Thursday through Sunday, the weather service said. Just before 4 p.m., the city of Seiling and residents along and east of US 60 and along and near USA 270 southeast of Seiling were told to evacuate by the Dewey County sheriff, Cain said.

Global News Scream Because Ariana Grande Is Dropping New Music This Friday
Author: 0 Scream Because Ariana Grande Is Dropping New Music This Friday

Grande gifted her friends and with sweatshirts bearing the phrase " no tears left to cry " written upside down, and everyone from Kim Kardashian to Hailey Baldwin has been spreading the love. We may be getting new music from Ariana Grande a week early . Now, the American songstress has begun her new campaign to release fresh material for the first time since the devastating attack.

Global News Saudi Arabia ends ban on cinema with blockbuster 'Black Panther'
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia ends ban on cinema with blockbuster 'Black Panther'

Following the formal ribbon cutting ceremony, guests filed into the cinema to watch the Hollywood blockbuster Black Panther , the first showing of its kind in the Kingdom in decades. Yet Saudis have been avid consumers of Western media and culture. To serve a population of more than 32 million, most of whom are under the age of 30, the authorities plan to set up around 350 cinemas with over 2,500 screens by 2030, which they hope will attract almost $1 billion in annual ticket sales.

Global News Olympians Wieber, Dantzscher to testify at US Senate hearing
Author: 0 Olympians Wieber, Dantzscher to testify at US Senate hearing

A senate subcommittee heard testimony from Olympic athletes as part of an investigation into Olympic abuse. The focus will be on how national governing bodies can better protect athletes from abuse. Olympic organization and Michigan State University . "Nobody was protecting us from being taken advantage of". "Former gymnasts and their families sat down with me and Chairman Moran to share their deeply personal stories, further underscoring the urgency of rooting out appalling abuse in ...

Global News Barbara Bush remembered for 1992 Rowan County visit with her husband
Author: 0 Barbara Bush remembered for 1992 Rowan County visit with her husband

And Mrs. Bush was one of only two first ladies who had a child who was elected president. Barbara Bush was an extraordinary woman. Jenna Bush Hager's father-in-law, former Virginia Lt. According to Fox News , Jarrar told several people that she could not be fired and even tagged the president of the university in her tweets. You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities." ON LITERACY " If more people could read, write and comprehend, we would be much closer to solving ...

Global News US, UK issue joint warning on Russian hackers
Author: 0 US, UK issue joint warning on Russian hackers

The warning says malicious Russian hackers have been targeting network infrastructure devices - the types of devices that most internet traffic travels through, such as routers - since 2015. Officials said the move had been planned for "some time" and was not directly related to the US-led missiles strikes over the weekend on Russia's ally Syria.

Global News Sean Hannity needs a class in journalistic ethics
Author: 0 Sean Hannity needs a class in journalistic ethics

Hannity's relationship with attorney Jay Sekulow played a part in Sekulow signing on to Trump's legal team on the Russian Federation investigation, they said, adding that Hannity's work with lawyers Victoria Toensing and her husband, Joseph diGenova, also contributed to the pair being considered to come aboard, although they did not ultimately do so.

Global News IRS, state offer more time to file taxes
Author: 0 IRS, state offer more time to file taxes

And despite the influx of activity at the post offices, Jarrett reckons it's hard to say whether more people are choosing to file online or by mail . "While we don't yet know what has caused this systems failure, the lack of Republican funding for the IRS to serve taxpayers will only compound the issue".

Global News Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs
Author: 0 Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs

The Syrian news agency did not give further details and it was unclear who was behind the attack, which Syrian state television branded as an "aggression". Syrian state media is widely believed to exaggerate their claims of shooting down incoming missiles . Israel has struck Syrian army locations many times in the course of the conflict, hitting convoys and bases of Iranian-backed militias that fight alongside Syrian President Bashar al Assad's forces.

Global News Record snowfall already for Waterloo as snow, sleet keeps falling Wednesday
Author: 0 Record snowfall already for Waterloo as snow, sleet keeps falling Wednesday

The snow in most areas will be light, and it won't last long as temperatures warm and rain falls Thursday morning. The best chance for snow will be a few hours before dawn, and mostly in the hills. The weather will quiet down by the evening as snow pushes off to the east, but low visibility is still expected across the state because the wind will be East at 15-25 miles per hour with gusts up to 35 miles per hour.

Global News SC prison riot was
Author: 0 SC prison riot was "all about territory", officials say

Mr Logan said the state-run Lee Correctional Institution, like most other SC prisons, is struggling to find enough workers, but he does not believe anything could have been done once things got that far out of control. The year 2017 saw the number of instances of inmates assaulting prison employees at 37, much higher than 21 recorded in 2015. "The COs never even attempted to render aid, nor quell the disturbance".

Global News Quebec cocaine smuggler sentenced in Australia
Author: 0 Quebec cocaine smuggler sentenced in Australia

The sentencing comes almost two years after the haul was intercepted by Australian Border Force authorities as the MS Sea Princess entered Sydney. "I doubt she is now", Judge Traill added. The Sydney Early morning Herald reported that she was drawn into drug smuggling by an older male she called her " sugar daddy ".

Global News Russia Says Has Proof Britain Was Behind Alleged Syria Chemical Attack
Author: 0 Russia Says Has Proof Britain Was Behind Alleged Syria Chemical Attack

British officials said up to 75 people were killed. America will not withdraw its 2000 troops from Syria until Islamic State is defeated, to make sure chemical weapons are not used in a way that could harm U.S. Russian air defences based in Syria were not used, the ministry said. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the British accusation that Russian Federation was to blame for holding up the inspections was "groundless".

Global News Harvard Student Arrested for Streaking While Allegedly High on Drugs
Author: 0 Harvard Student Arrested for Streaking While Allegedly High on Drugs

Suddenly the officer he was talking to lunges at him, tackling Ohene to the ground. Ohene's arrest has garnered attention and sparked controversy due to the use of force by officers in restraining Ohene. The Globe wrote that three Cambridge Police officers and one from the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority were involved in the incident. Police have said the use of force was required to make Ohene comply.

Global News Mainer finishes 25th among women at Boston Marathon
Author: 0 Mainer finishes 25th among women at Boston Marathon

She chose to run the 2018 Boston Marathon to raise money for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. St. Johnsville's John Geesler completed his 31st consecutive Boston Marathon, placing 20,007th overall with a time of 4:26.04. It's also the first win of the 34-year-old's career. "At that point, her body began to shiver uncontrollably, her lips turned purple, and because of her compromised immune system, her doctors instructed her to stop running in the rain should this happen", he wrote.

Global News The Greens leader's plan for cannabis decriminalisation in Australia
Author: 0 The Greens leader's plan for cannabis decriminalisation in Australia

Calling Australia's current nanny state approach to illicit drugs an "unmitigated disaster", the Greens leader Richard Di Natale has unleashed the party's plans to "tightly regulate" the legal use of recreational marijuana - a move he explains would generate hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue.

Global News US, UK accuse Russia for global cyber attack
Author: 0 US, UK accuse Russia for global cyber attack

Network device suppliers, internet service providers (ISPs), public sector organisations, private sector corporations, and small office and home office owners should act on the recommended mitigation strategies, the statement said. "Russia is not planning to conduct any cyber attacks against the United Kingdom ". "The UK Government will continue to work with the United States, other worldwide allies and industry partners to expose Russia's unacceptable cyber behaviour, so they are held ...

Global News Syrian air defense repels missile strike on military bases near Homs, Damaskus
Author: 0 Syrian air defense repels missile strike on military bases near Homs, Damaskus

The United States-led coalition denied involvement. The report did not indicate who might have fired the missiles over the Homs region, which Syrian state television called an act of "aggression". "We don't comment on such reports", Reuters quoted a spokesman for the Israeli military as saying. Experts from the worldwide chemical-weapons watchdog are in Damascus waiting to visit the site of the suspected chemical attack in Douma.

Global News ASA's Heisdorffer Testifies on Importance of Trade with China
Author: 0 ASA's Heisdorffer Testifies on Importance of Trade with China

Fears of a trade war with the US have also roiled markets in recent weeks, with Washington and Beijing exchanging warnings of tit-for-tat tariffs on a significant portion of their bilateral trade. For Jan-March, imports rose a strong 18.9 percent on-year. Another US carrier, the USS Carl Vinson, patrolled the waters disputed last month, participating in an anti-submarine drill in the South China Sea with Japanese forces and visiting Vietnam with its 5,000-strong crew, the largest US ...

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