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by | March 10, 2018 | 03:39

But Thursday was the first organized protest at public schools in front of parents and students. That includes a 13-year-old, seven 14-year-olds and 29 15-year-olds. In Oklahoma, the president of the state's largest teachers' organization said Thursday that teachers will walk out of their classrooms April 2 if lawmakers don't approve a $6,000 raise by April 1.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:22

In a letter to Governor Otter, Seema Verma , administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), wrote , "CMS is committed to working with states to give them as much flexibility as permissible under the law to provide their citizens the best possible access to healthcare".

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:18

It was not known when India sent the proposals but the spokesperson had said at a weekly media briefing that Indian humanitarian proposals about prisoners were under consideration of Ministry of Interior. Pakistan has also proposed that such humanitarian outreach could include exchange of prisoners above 60 and imprisoned children. In January, the transfer of lists of prisoners took place between Pakistan and India.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:12

In response, Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) sail Thursday that he will soon draft a bill to block the tariffs from taking effect, calling Trump's move "a marriage of two lethal poisons to economic growth - protectionism and uncertainty". More than 100 Republican members of the House have signed off on a letter condemning Trump's looming tariffs. Whatever Washington lawmakers opt to do, they will have to reach a two-thirds majority vote to overcome a presidential veto - forcing Republicans to ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:08

Ireland now top the standings having won all three of their matches so far, and another victory against Scotland on Saturday would set up a showdown with fellow championship hopefuls England at Twickenham in the final game. Throughout February, Ireland have won three games from three after beating France, Italy and Wales and they are still in the hunt for those aforementioned accolades.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:07

With Hartley set to miss his first England Test since February 2016, Jamie George starts at hooker for the second time in his 23-cap career. "The three are them are genuinely quick, but they have to work together", Jones told reporters on Thursday.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:39

As of Thursday morning , almost 750,000 homes and businesses were without power in New England and the Northeast. He says that's down from 350,000 at the height of the outages. Between 4 and 12 inches (10 and 30 cm) of snow were forecast for New York City and the surrounding suburbs in New Jersey and CT through to Thursday morning, with wind gusts creating "near-whiteout conditions" for commuters, the National Weather Service said on Wednesday.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:40

The measure, previously approved by the state Senate, would automatically become law within 15 days unless vetoed by Florida Governor Rick Scott . Creates a voluntary "guardian program" that allows some school employees to be armed. Each school district would decide whether to opt in. "It's a baby step but a huge step at the same time". "I'm taking and swallowing that poison pill".

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:28

There were no medical supplies on board Friday's convoy, which was carrying food that aid workers were unable to distribute on Monday. "Enough destruction and death!" Rights group Amnesty International says that scores of civilians have been killed in the area by indiscriminate shellfire since the assault began.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:26

Mr Trump refers to Australia as his ally, and a great nation. Mr Trump tweeted that he had spoken to the Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull who was "committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship". Although the U.S.is not a major market for Australian steel and aluminum exporters , Australian officials expressed concerns that the tariffs would trigger retaliatory measures that could deeply impact global trade.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:07

Perla Morales-Luna was arrested Saturday in National City, Calif., near San Diego , as she was walking with her daughters to pay rent. A Facebook video of a woman being arrested by immigration officers in front of her wailing children went viral on Thursday.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:51

The teams combined for 21 blocked shots (11 by FSU), a tournament record. The 17-point win for Virginia in the ACC Tournament was the third time that Virginia beat Louisville this season . Game 5: No. 12 Boston College vs. This was the first NCAA Division I game this season in which both teams blocked 10 or more shots. It's the Clemson Tigers vs Virginia Cavaliers for a chance to play in this weekend's ACC title game.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:16

Saudi Arabia's Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel Bin Ahmed Al Jubeir has said that the war in Yemen is not a war of a choice for Saudi Arabia, but one that was imposed on the Kingdom. Speaking in London at the launch of The War On Children, a report into crimes against children in warzones, Mr Watkins said: "It has become acceptable to operate humanitarian blockades which, if not explicitly created to starve children and harm children, will have that inevitable effect".

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:43

Monroe saw a Ford Explorer matching the description of that involved in the incident", police said. The investigation began Monday evening when deputies were called to a home in Victorville, a Mojave Desert city 25 miles north of San Bernardino.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:32

The judge says she did not take his outside actions into account. "This is my fault", he said. He said being behind bars is "both the most frightening experience of my life but also an opportunity for me to see a side of the world seldom seen or discussed".

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:10

The $400 million bill increases the minimum age to buy a firearm from 18 to 21, and requires a three-day waiting period for most gun sales. The " Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Act" sparked inter- and intra-party schisms, with some Democrats objecting that the bill did not go far enough because it did not include the ban on assault-style weapons sought by numerous survivors and their families.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:06

In the petition, Calida said the Judicial Bar Council, which recommends candidates for chief justice to the president, recommended Sereno for the office despite her failure to submit her asset declarations between 1986 and 2006, when she served as a professor in the College of Law at the state- run University of the Philippines.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:05

This will ensure America's lead in future wireless technology". Broadcom Ltd said in a letter to U.S. Congress on Friday that it will not sell any critical national security assets to any foreign companies if its $117 billion deal to buy chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is approved.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:00

Trump announced last week that he would soon impose a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum as a way to bolster US manufacturing and national security. The list, seen by dpa, includes goods such as bourbon, peanut butter, cranberries and orange juice, as well as steel, textile and industrial products.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:50

Boucher pleaded guilty to assaulting a member of Congress resulting in personal injury, a felony under federal law. Boucher was charged after attacking Paul at his Bowling Green home on November 3, 2017, while the senator was mowing his lawn.