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by | March 06, 2018 | 17:36

Authorities know who posted the content and have said that they interviewed the student. Police also say that they recovered a firearm during their investigation, but did not say where that firearm was found. They made a decision to evacuate the school, transport students and staff to Mt. Ararat Middle School where parents picked them up. In addition to Hale, MacArthur Elementary School also was placed on modified lockdown.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:33

Republican Sen. Bill Galvano said he got the approval of Feis' family to name the program for him. "We're taking on our sacred cow", Piccolo said of the National Rifle Association, pointing to gun control measures - raising the purchase age, the three-day waiting period and the ban on bump stocks - included in both house's versions of the bill.

by | March 06, 2018 | 17:26

German authorities said the bottle was one of thousands thrown overboard during a 69-year-long oceanographic experiment to research global ocean currents and discover more efficient shipping routes. After taking the note home and drying it out, Mrs Illman found it had German writing on it. "We wanted to know if what we had found was historically significant or a very inventive hoax".

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:39

Deb was unanimously elected the BJP Legislature Party (BJPLP) leader at a meeting here earlier in the day, Union minister Nitin Gadkari, who attended it as the party's central observer, told newsmen. Tripura, which was seen as the fortress of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) for over two decades came down like a house of cards as the BJP-IPFT coalition swept the February 18 polls, winning 43 of the 59 seats.

by | March 06, 2018 | 16:29

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders struck back Monday at CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta for chiding her about not getting questions at the press briefing . Nunberg is the first witness in the ongoing federal Russian Federation investigation to openly promise to defy a subpoena. The spat is not the first time Acosta has made waves at a White House press briefing.

by | March 06, 2018 | 15:50

After the BSP and RLD announced support to the SP, the Congress seems isolated in the bypolls to two Lok Sabha seats in UP. According to sources at BSP, the decision was taken after a marathon meeting at Mayawati's residence on Thursday, News18 reported.

by | March 06, 2018 | 15:27

But with a 10.8, the second- highest possible score, in the final shot for a total of 237.5, the teenager from Goria village near Jhajjar pipped Zavala (237.1) and Goberville (217) to win gold - India's fourth medal at this World Cup. And now after winning gold medals at the World Cup where she outclasses global shooters, Manu has proved her mettle. "This is unbelievable, I never thought that I would end up winning two gold medals in a senior World Cup", Bhaker told PTI after she teamed ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 15:07

A message left with the White House seeking comment Friday was not immediately returned. Hicks also appeared before the House intelligence committee this week, admitting in a nine-hour appearance to telling " white lies " for the president.

by | March 06, 2018 | 14:42

Yesterday during a briefing at Blair House in Washington D.C., Netanyahu told journalists, "Air India signed an agreement today to fly to Israel over Saudi Arabia". There was no immediate confirmation of the agreement from Saudi Arabia or Air India. Saudi Arabia's response to the decision made by US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital was markedly muted.

by | March 06, 2018 | 14:35

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif meets Monday with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian in Tehran, Iran. Le Drian went on to accuse Tehran of applying a " destabilizing " influence in the region, apparently referring to the country's involvement in the Syrian crisis, as well as turmoil in Yemen, Lebanon, and Iraq.

by | March 06, 2018 | 14:15

Sequoia Financial Advisors Llc bought 2,186 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. Ford Mtr Co Del now has $41.88 billion valuation. Great West Life Assurance Can has invested 0.38% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). 31,493 are owned by Oakworth Inc. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec invested in 441,332 shares or 0.05% of the stock.

by | March 06, 2018 | 13:03

According to a statement on Sunday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina , the President is the only foreign leader invited to the event holding at the Independence Square as Special Guest of Honour. Rather, it was a visit to Nasarawa, a neighboring State to Benue that was important to him. He is also scheduled to visit Taraba and Benue states - the scene of recent clashes between semi-nomadic herdsmen and farmers over grazing rights - and Rivers States, part of the ...

by | March 06, 2018 | 12:45

This is said to be a result of leakage from broken pipes that stopped working during the cold snap. In a statement this afternoon, Irish Water said 10,000 people are without water and an additional 66,000 have restricted supply due low levels in reservoirs.

by | March 06, 2018 | 12:32

Its sharp-suited 31-year-old leader Luigi di Maio said he "felt the responsibility to form a government for Italy " after clinching 32 percent of the vote . But 5-Star could also woo leftist politicians concerned about the League's xenophobic stance. This would be a complete reversal of the position taken by M5s after the 2013 election, when it refused to even consider such a possibility and went into opposition, forcing the PD to govern with FI.

by | March 06, 2018 | 12:00

Police sources said that though tension had been rising in the area for the past week senior police officers based in Kandy had failed to take action by deploying additional personnel in the area in the past few days. On Monday, President Maithripala Sirisena called for an impartial investigation into the violence that shook Kandy town. "The damage is unimaginable".

by | March 06, 2018 | 11:32

During a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , Trump was asked by reporters whether his stance had shifted after House Speaker Paul Ryan said Monday he opposes the tariff plan. The newspaper said the George W. Bush administration in 2002 imposed high tariffs, hoping to protect USA steel firms, which prompted fierce protests from the European Union.

by | March 06, 2018 | 11:12

A total of 35 aircraft were loaded on the USS Lexington and Paul Allen's team said they had spotted eleven. The team released pictures and video of the wreckage of the Lexington - one of the first ever United States aircraft carriers - and some of the planes that went down with it.

by | March 06, 2018 | 11:08

Foreign Minister Winston Peters - one of the delegates - on Sunday reiterated a plan for a "reset" in New Zealand's strategy for the region. "This reflects a new generation of post-colonial Pacific leaders who are increasingly confident, independent and assertive regionally and internationally", he said.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:45

Sangma was responding to Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge's statement that the grand old party had worked hard in Meghalaya and secured more seats than Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). In Nagaland and Tripura, the Congress not only ceded the opposition space even before the polling took place, but its sheer lack of enthusiasm during the campaign gave away any possibility of recovering lost ground in the near future.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:41

Conrad Sangma's NPP has won 19 seats in the assembly elections and has the support of six legislators from the United Democratic Party, four from People's Democratic Front (PDF), and two each from the HSPDP and the BJP, besides an Independent lawmaker Samuel Sangma.