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by | April 06, 2018 | 22:40

The deaths drew global criticism of Israel's response, which human rights groups said involved live fire against demonstrators posing no immediate threat to life. "The individuals killed or wounded were unarmed or did not pose a serious threat to well-protected security forces and in some cases were actually running away from the fence".

by | April 06, 2018 | 22:16

On Wednesday , as the Hill reported, Homeland Security chief Secy Nielsen said that repairs to the existing wall "count" as Trump's promised Border Wall. But that logic ignores what happened in the years that there were no troops posted at the border . Nielsen also said that the Congress has failed to act.

by | April 06, 2018 | 22:15

Ravi Patel, a senior at Southmoore High School, says public education in Oklahoma is as bad or worse than education in developing nations. Asked if she had seen the teachers who were protesting at the airport and outside the Spirit property, Fallin said she's seen a lot of teachers lately.

by | April 06, 2018 | 21:37

Following Trump's comments, the president of the White House Correspondents' Association, which puts on the dinner, said the organization was informed by the White House that Trump "does not plan" to attend. I mean, "sources say" and they have no sources. Trump constantly knocks the media as "fake news" in speeches and tweets and has focused his ire on the Washington Post in recent weeks because of his dislike of owner Jeff Bezos' other company, Amazon.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:54

Donte DiVincenzo , sophomore guard for the Wildcats, led the way for Villanova with 31 points and five rebounds off the bench , which helped them secure their second title in three years. Duke will likely lose its entire starting lineup to the National Basketball Association, but is bringing in the top three rated high school recruits for next year's class, the first time a team has managed that since recruit rankings began.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:52

The Office of U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on Tuesday published a proposed list of Chinese goods subject to additional 25 percent tariffs amid strong opposition from China and U.S. The US said that it could impose tariffs up to $60bn on Chinese imports, stating that the action was an important measure to counter "unfair competition" from China.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:45

Amateur Doug Ghim holed out from the fairway on the 18th hole for his second eagle of the day, placing him in a group at 72 that included Italy's Francesco Molinari, Kyle Stanley, Charl Schwartzel of South Africa, Tommy Fleetwood of England and 1992 champion Fred Couples.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:41

Tej Pratap, elder son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and former State Health Minister, will marry Aishwarya , daughter of RJD MLA Chandrika Rai and grand-daughter of former State Chief Minister Daroga Prasad Rai. Rabri had said that she was searching for a girl who respects elders and abstain from trips to mall and cinema. "It means strong willed, loving, caring lady, whthr (whether) working women or housewife (sic)", he wrote on Twitter.

by | April 06, 2018 | 18:19

The late-night talk show host imitated First Lady Melania Trump's accent on " Jimmy Kimmel Live! ". So Jimmy Kimmel made a decision to put some of L.A.'s best young spellers to the test: could they get inside Trump's brain and recreate the same mistakes? "If he had done this to Michelle Obama ", Earhardt said , "wouldn't everyone in the mainstream media would have him on there if he were conservative, saying he is a racist?" Kimmel then ripped into Melania Trump by alleging that ...

by | April 06, 2018 | 17:55

After all budget trimming is done, and there isn't enough revenue, school officials have to eye cuts to teachers, which may happen this year, she said. Cason said it is important for administrators to build relationships with teachers. "I have a first grade teacher that's been trying to provide a summer reading program.

by | April 06, 2018 | 16:38

In a White House statement released Thursday evening, Trump said: " China has chosen to harm our farmers and manufacturers ". China's foreign minister on Thursday called on the worldwide community to oppose the United States' recent trade moves, saying they threatened global economic growth.

by | April 06, 2018 | 16:31

The shooter, a researcher at the university, shot dead the assistant dean, faculty secretary, lecturer, and a staff member from the education faculty of the university, Anadolu said. Three others were wounded in the shooting spree carried out by the shooter, a research associate with the university, it added. Eskisehir Governor Ozdemir Cakacak said regional prosecutors had launched an investigation into the incident.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:57

Trump said in a statement the further tariffs were being considered "in light of China's unfair retaliation" against earlier USA trade actions that included US$50 billion of tariffs on Chinese goods. "Yes, it's possible. It's part of the process", he said when asked whether it was possible that tariffs against China are a negotiating tactic and won't go into effect.

by | April 06, 2018 | 15:47

After submitting the resignations, the YSRCP MPs garlanded the statues of Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi in the Parliament premises and left for Andhra Bhavan, where they embarked on an fast-unto-death. It might be recalled that Mr Naidu had made a high-power visit to the national capital on April 2-4 to present his case for Special Category Status for Andhra Pradesh.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:48

Chhote Lal said he thought after Adityanath came to power past year, the rampant corruption in the district administration and forest department in the Chandauli district near his constituency would finally come to an end, but he is being falsely accused by a local forest officer of encroaching upon forest land.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:16

For the second time in a week, the White House issued a statement on Wednesday expressing its deep concerns about Houthis' attempts to escalate the war by attacking a Saudi oil tanker. The Iran-aligned Houthis attacked the tanker off Yemen's main port city of Hodeidah on Tuesday. The Yemeni Ministry of Human Rights announced in a statement on March 25 that the Saudi-led war had left 600,000 civilians dead and injured during the past three years.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:08

Sexual assault is a global problem that affects everyone. In addition, a 2015 study by the Association of American Universities found that 60 percent of gay and lesbian students and almost 70 percent of bisexual students report being sexually harassed on campus.

by | April 06, 2018 | 14:04

In October 2014, India and Nepal signed a power trade agreement under which Nepal can import from India until the latter is power surplus and subsequently Indian entities can import from Nepal, on mutually acceptable terms and conditions. An official study has estimated that demonetised ban notes worth more than Rs 7 billion (about $108 million) are now held by banks, financial institutions and individuals in Nepal.

by | April 06, 2018 | 13:55

Days before the first agreement was announced, the Senate debated and then shelved a resolution calling for an end to USA support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen. The package includes about 180 Paladin howitzer systems . That step was opposed by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. The U.S.is not engaged in the Saudis' bombing campaign in Yemen, but has supported the coalition with refueling, targeting information and other logistics.

by | April 06, 2018 | 13:55

Najib's five-year term officially ends on June 24, but the prime minister can dissolve Parliament any time before the end of his term with the king's assent and call an election. Najib's ruling party has also sought to withdraw the country's electoral map, which critics said is created to favour the administration. The ruling coalition headed by Najib has been in power since independence in 1957 but their support has been dropping in recent years, and a scandal surrounding sovereign wealth ...