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World US, Russia On War Path Over Syria
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During the West Wing sitdown, Defense Secretary James Mattis and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joe Dunford were expected to lay out options for retaliatory strikes against the Syrian regime. But since then, Mr. Trump has backed off slightly, and rebuffed claims that he has given away the timetable on a Syria response - something he accused former President Barack Obama of doing.

World Hundreds attend funeral for Humboldt Broncos announcer Tyler Bieber
Author: 0 Hundreds attend funeral for Humboldt Broncos announcer Tyler Bieber

The grassroots event began earlier this week with a Facebook post by a group of parents in Langley, B.C., who started the hashtag #JerseysforHumboldt . "And, they would like to thank everyone across Saskatchewan and Canada for their love and prayers during this very hard time", the family said. Students from the ELC wore their Jerseys on April 12.

World The Red Sox Can't Count on David Price
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Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez led the Yankees with three hits apiece. Kelly waved Austin at him, and things quickly escalated. Another hotly contested debate on the internet - fueled in part thanks to people like Jon Heyman , who past year argued that Major League Baseball should have forced the Red Sox into an unprecedented forfeiture of victories over the dumbest instance of "cheating" in the history of sports - had to do with the cleanliness or dirtiness of Austin's ...

World Threat for rain, stronger storms continues Saturday
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The weather service said Sunday should be partly sunny with a high around 40. That means snow showers are likely most of the day Saturday , especially in Eastern Nebraska. However, with the recent rain and snow yesterday, along with the clearing skies overnight, valley fog is likely to form Friday morning. Friday will begin with clouds quickly increasing and most of the day should be cloudy with little sunshine.

World How much would you pay for Facebook without ads?
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There will always be a version of Facebook that is free". During hearings on Capitol Hill Tuesday and Wednesday, Sen. Each had the opportunity to question Zuckerberg during his testimony before the committee. Rep. Raul Ruiz of California explained that Facebook's recent crises, despite the company operating under an FTC decree, may mean that the federal government should create a regulatory body that oversees how consumer data is collected and used.

World Mike Pompeo tells Senate he's no war hawk
Author: 0 Mike Pompeo tells Senate he's no war hawk

CIA Director and Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo (L) attends a lunch meeting with President Trump (R) and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and members of his delegation, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington , DC, March 20, 2018.

Author: 0 Breakfast Buzz: School District Arming Teachers With Baseball Bats

The conversation is expected to continue during call to the public at tonight's school board meeting, 6 p.m., District Auditorium, 350 W. Sahuarita Road. Teaching hadn't always been on Bowers' radar for potential careers. But there are intelligent, talented teachers who go unnoticed and overlooked for the enormous work they do, both inside and outside school buildings.

World Britons baulk at conflict with Russian Federation over Syria
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At least 43 people were killed Saturday night from suspected exposure, while some 500 patients poured into medical facilities that had been also been bombed, the organization said. Mattis also ignored a question about whether he was concerned about telegraphing United States military moves in Syria , a question appearing to refer to Trump's earlier tweet on Wednesday.

World Lady Tigers steal 4-1 win over Lockhart
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Pounders tore an anterior cruciate ligament during a soccer match in November of his junior year. Returners who ran in the state meet past year are seniors Brock Hillers (110-meter high hurdles, shuttle hurdle relay), Mitch Neuzil (1,600 medley relay) and Brenden Hogan (1,600 run, 4x800 relay); and sophomores Chad Neuzil (shuttle hurdle relay), Chance Downs (4x800), and Derek Becker (4X800, 1,600 medley relay, shuttle hurdle relay).

World Team chemistry has Newark Charter softball off to good start
Author: 0 Team chemistry has Newark Charter softball off to good start

On Sunday, she kept the NYU bats in check with a 6-2 win, settling down after allowing two runs in the first inning to toss six scoreless innings after that. Oroville (7-6, 1-1 Westside League) plays Gridley at home at 4 p.m. Friday. Ridgeview scored a run in the top of the third. Head coach Rachel Lawson, however, said that Rainwater was having "her best season yet at the plate".

Author: 0 Tuscaloosa police arrest 2 men, seek 3rd suspect in woman's rape

The Houston chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations has offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects. Mrs Wetherall, who was an officer for Northamptonshire Police before she retired, has three grown-up sons.

World Stormy Daniels cooperating with federal investigators
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News first reported that Daniels was cooperating with investigators. They could potentially pursue a prosecution of Cohen and/or Trump if it was justified. And now federal agents are combing through Cohen's files, computers, and phone records. " Many people have said you should fire him". Cohen was an early supporter of Trump's presidential ambitions, creating the 2011 committee called "Should Trump Run?" and flying to the first-caucus state of Iowa to explore the possibility.

World Indiana's Scores On 'Nation's Report Card' Remain Mostly Unchanged
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Arkansas Education Commissioner Johnny Key said the 2017 results for the Natural State show there is work to be done if the state is to meet its goals of leading the nation in student-focused education and ensuring that every student graduates ready for college, career and community engagement.

World Uber acquires electric bike sharing company Jump
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Khosrowshahi's rationale is that Uber's "ultimate goal" of "making it easier to live without owning a personal car" means it has to host multiple modes of transport. Bike sharing is a booming market crowded with ambitious startups . E-bikes seem likely to become a much more common sight on city streets. When Uber was launched it offered ride-sharing for its users who could summon transportation via the app.

World China tariffs: Losers outnumber winners in this trade war
Author: 0 China tariffs: Losers outnumber winners in this trade war

In the political realm, however, Xi enjoys advantages that may allow him to cope with the economic fallout far better than Trump can. With the focus on China and the USA, not many analysts picked up the cry of pain from Germany that met China's response to the U.S.

World Temps, rain will fall Saturday; some could see snow
Author: 0 Temps, rain will fall Saturday; some could see snow

Weather systems moving towards the coast delivering showers today and rain tomorrow . There will also be an overnight hypothermia alert if the temperature is forecasted to be 40° F or below and the forecasted chance of precipitation is 50 percent or greater.

World Syria troops prepare for anti-ISIL offensive near capital: monitor
Author: 0 Syria troops prepare for anti-ISIL offensive near capital: monitor

How are the messages mixed? According to The Washington Post , Defense Secretary James Mattis is also not on board with Trump and "has repeatedly said. forces "operated against a timeline that was known to the enemy". About 2,000 US troops are stationed there in support of Kurdish and Arab militias allied with Washington .

World Spring to take a break over the weekend
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Plan for some extra travel time tomorrow morning to be on the safe side. As a result of the storm, motorists are advised to plan on slippery road conditions, including during the morning commute on Friday . I expect Springfield to stay dry, but there could be a spotty shower (rain/snow) north around Lake of the Ozarks in the afternoon. The record low for Saturday morning is 23 in 1990.that one is not in jeopardy.

World TU baseball extends winning streak to a record 10
Author: 0 TU baseball extends winning streak to a record 10

Caeden Soritnato entered during the seventh inning to close out the game. The win improved South to 13-10. Bradley Doudna and Jayce Clevenger both went 2-for-3, Austin Luzier was 1-for-1 with three runs and Williams had two RBIs in the opener.

World Trump defends proposed United States tariffs on China
Author: 0 Trump defends proposed United States tariffs on China

Mike Terwilliger, portfolio manager of Resource Liquid Alternatives for the Resource Credit Income Fund, said almost every news event seems to register on the market's Richter scale, though the market has been dealing with some relatively weighty challenges this year.

World 'Up To 2.7 Million Europeans Affected By Facebook Data Scandal'
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Facebook has admitted the company has been secretly deleting messages sent on Messenger by founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. 'Cause-and-effect can get muddled or lost entirely.' The aforementioned "unsend" feature has reportedly been in the works for a couple of months, with Facebook relaying the following to BGR .

World China ready to pay 'any cost' in trade war, ministry says
Author: 0 China ready to pay 'any cost' in trade war, ministry says

The details of what China might do are speculative. The biggest category of US imports from China previous year was communications equipment, such as cellphones, and computer equipment. "It would undoubtedly cause some kind of a recession", Robinson said. There are plenty of possible options to settle the dispute. In an interview with CNBC aired on Wednesday, Cui said the US Section 301 tariffs will have a negative impact on both the Chinese and US economies.

World Winnie was a leader in her own right: ANC Veterans League
Author: 0 Winnie was a leader in her own right: ANC Veterans League

On Monday, Ramaphosa praised the anti-apartheid advocate for the efforts to help the "dispossessed and the marginalized" and for being a "voice for the voiceless". Nevertheless in the eyes of her beloved South African people she remains an enduring symbol of resistance to not only white racist domination but also to exploitative monopoly capital that has created poverty traps that continue to subjugate the people of South Africa and relegate them to the role of mere hewers of wood and drawers ...

World US stocks open lower on escalating US-China trade dispute
Author: 0 US stocks open lower on escalating US-China trade dispute

Last month, Trump described China's persistent activity as a threat to US businesses, labeling it an unfair trade practice. The U.S. move, broadly flagged last month, is aimed at forcing Beijing to address what Washington says is deeply entrenched theft of U.S.

World Winter and spring clash, bringing rain and snow to West Michigan
Author: 0 Winter and spring clash, bringing rain and snow to West Michigan

This will bring storm totals since it began Monday afternoon into the 6 to 10 inch range for much of the region, with isolated higher pockets possible in central Wisconsin. FRIDAY: Rain likely (may start or end as a brief mix of snow/sleet). Their alfalfa went dormant again, but it seems like if there was a time for a late snow storm, this is it.

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