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by | March 02, 2018 | 06:52

Ryan, R-Wis., speaking as Congress returned from a long break after the February 14 killing of 17 students and teachers by a former student armed with an AR-15 rifle, said decisions about teachers' use of weapons should rest with local authorities.

by | March 02, 2018 | 06:18

The agency said Chinese manufacturers had been dumping aluminium foil into the U.S. market at below market price, with margins between 48.6% and 106.9%. The dumping margins ranged from 48.64 percent to 106.09 percent. In 2016, imports of aluminium foil from China were valued at an estimated $389m (£280m), according to the Commerce Department.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:40

There was exchange of fire between the militants and the security forces in Bon Mollah village of Hajan in Bandipora district on Monday. The Director General urged the Indian side to respect the 2003 ceasefire arrangement and investigate the incidents of truce violations, said an official statement.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:21

Ghani's "unconditional" offer included a ceasefire, release of prisoners, and eventual recognition of the Taliban as a political party - provided it recognised the Afghan government and respected the rule of law. In an interview with First Post, the ambassador suggested the Taliban's strength depended on Pakistan's support. Pakistani officials have rejected accusations of being soft on terrorism and said they can do without the USA support.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:15

Government service, I have come to the hard decision that it is the right time to move on to new challenges and adventures", she wrote in the memo, according to the Associated Press . "It is exclusively the job of the U.S. government to reveal publicly who it will name to lead its diplomatic representation in Mexico ", the Mexican foreign ministry said in a statement , as quoted by Reuters.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:58

The bill had passed the House last week with the jet fuel exemption included. If the amended measure passes the Senate and is sent to a conference committee, the jet fuel proposal could still be added back. Nathan Deal, serving his final year in office, had no comment on the Delta flap Tuesday, spokeswoman Jen Ryan said. Officials from Virginia, Washington, New York and OH have volunteered their states to headquarter Delta after the No.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:46

According to Swalwell, Hicks then consulted for a second time with her lawyer , again said she had never lied about any matter related to the Russian Federation investigations, and added that she never "knowingly" lied for Mr. Hicks leaves the US Capitol after aclosed-door meeting with the House Intelligence Committee on February 27. Hicks helped craft a statement about the nature of the meeting that turned out to be misleading.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:43

Le Pen's December 2015 tweets showed executions by IS extremists, including the killing of American reporter James Foley . Thursday's charges come as Le Pen is searching for a new way forward for National Front after she lost her presidential bid to Emmanuel Macron a year ago.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:38

Egypt's public prosecutor assigned an engineering committee to find out the reasons behind the crash. The Health Ministry's spokesman said that more than 30 ambulances have rushed to the accident site to move the injured people to nearby hospitals, Xinhua reported.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:34

Reflecting on her death, Brown recalls, "She was really working hard on herself to try to be a sober person and, um [ pauses ] she was a great woman ". As Radar readers know, Gordon was found legally responsible for Bobbi Kristina's death in a civil lawsuit in 2016. "He raped me by taking my daughter away".

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:32

The Pakistan Foreign Office on Wednesday confirmed that the Financial Action Task Force, an intergovernmental body that sets standards for fighting illicit finance globally, will add the country to a watchlist of nations not doing enough to clamp down on financial operations of terrorists and terrorist groups, Dawn reported.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:09

Word is, EA and DICE chose to return to historical settings several years ago, but decided not to fire their big WWII bullet right away. It sold faster than Battlefield 4 , and it has surpassed 25 million players as of December. So while this news is now speculative, we wouldn't be surprised if the official confirmation reveals that the Battlefield series has returned to its World War II roots.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:57

Thousands of school employees and their supporters returned to the Capitol to demand immediate action on a permanent fix to the health insurance program for state employees and quick action on a proposed pay increase. The letters came to the chambers in the early afternoon, and indicated an increase of $58,170,000 over earlier general revenue fund estimates in January of $4,356,000,000.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:53

President Vladimir Putin, in a ceremony honoring the country's Olympic medalists, spoke in general terms about the lifting of the ban, saying, "It seems to me that this is a page we should turn and draw relevant conclusions for ourselves". "The Russian Olympic Committee has had its rights fully restored", said Alexander Zhukov , the president of the Russian Olympic Committee. "I thank the fans who did not cross the line and what could result in sanctions".

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:48

Any such trade between the two countries could allow Syria to keep its chemical weapons while providing Pyongyang with funds for its nuclear and missile programs, The Times reported . In 2013, after the Obama administration threatened military action in response to a sarin gas attack on the rebel enclave of Ghouta that some experts estimated killed 1,400 people, Assad agreed to destroy his stockpile and join the Chemical Weapons Convention , which comprises 192 countries that are ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:33

New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Saturday night , the low will be around 42 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service. Snow will continue across the west overnight as Cooler Temperatures will stay behind on Tuesday as the front exits the state. Cloudy, with a high near 45.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:34

The protections were due to start phasing out in March under the Republican president's action, announced in September . The case was pushed to the Supreme Court from California, where it was already on the docket of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:13

Almost a dozen people are ill at the Fort Myer military base outside the nation's capital after being exposed to an unidentified substance in a letter on Tuesday. Agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) were still examining the envelope and its contents, which arrived late Tuesday at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:09

St. John was last heard from around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, when she went to her auto in her front yard, preparing to take her children to daycare, according to family members. The sheriff's office said K9 units from the Gloucester County Sheriff's Office and aerial units from the Virginia State Police searched for St. John on Tuesday and Wednesday.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:08

In Kolaras, 15 of 23 rounds of counting has ended and Congress candidate Mahendra Singh Yadav is leading by 6,200 votes. The bye-elections were necessitated by the deaths of Congress MLAs Mahendra Singh Kalukheda from Mungaoli and Ram Singh Yadav from Kolaras.