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Erdogan says Syria's Afrin city centre under 'total' control

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More than 350,000 people have been killed since Syria's conflict broke out in 2011 with protests against Assad. The monitor said on Sunday that more than 1,500 Kurdish fighters had been killed in the two-month assault by Turkish forces and allied Syrian rebels on Afrin . Read More »

NCAA Tournament Predictions: Texas A&M vs. North Carolina 3/18/18

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The Tar Heels held the Bisons to an offensive rebounding percentage of 14.0 (below their season average of 28.7) and had an effective field goal percentage of 0.592 (above their season average of 0.523). It will likely be Pinson and Maye who are tasked with keeping Texas A&M's duo in check throughout the evening. "All we need to do is go - I think that's the biggest thing for us", said UNC senior wing Theo Pinson , who averages 6.5 rebounds . Read More »

Daines - Other Senators Meet to Promote Bill to Secure Schools

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The House has approved a bill to improve school safety in the wake of the shooting that left 17 dead at a Florida high school. Kashuv, who has been an outspoken proponent of 2nd Amendment rights since the shooting, told Business Insider that after connecting with Hatch and other senators, he chose to back the Stop School Violence Act because it addressed ways of preventing school shootings without infringing on any gun rights. Read More »

Like Kauravas, BJP will fight for power: Rahul Gandhi

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With Congress president Rahul Gandhi had reportedly made his mind to remove Raj Babbar from Uttar Pradesh and assigned him some new task, the hunt is on for new President of Uttar Pradesh. Gandhi said if his party comes to power then he will work for the farmers of the country and their betterment. There is an urgent need to re-calibrate equations with the USA, arrest the slide in relations with Russian Federation and improve communication and trust with China, the resolution said. Read More »

Yogi's is among best BJP govts, UP results not referendum: Amit Shah

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The BSP head's shocking a minute ago choice to help intense political opponent Samajwadi Party (SP) in the Gorakhpur and Phulpur by-decisions to the Lok Sabha has paid rich profits. Almost nine out of 10 Indians hold a favourable opinion of him, according to a research report published in November, and opposition victories in a handful of seats can not be seen as an indication the mood is swinging away from Modi and the BJP nationally, analysts warn. Read More »

Trump inspects US-Mexico border wall prototypes

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He also suggested there may someday be a "space force" fighting alongside the nation's military branches. The border-wall prototypes Trump visited are on display in a dusty lot near the border. Trump's visit brings him to the home turf of the resistance movement against his presidency. Others, such as San Diego-based immigration advocate Andrea Guerrero, see the president's proposal as an alarming symbol of the policies his administration has pursued. Read More »

Drake women out in first round of NCAA Tournament

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Drake cut its deficit to 76-65 at the end of three quarters, but the Aggies held on for the win. Felicia Aiyeotan led the Cavaliers (19-13) with 16 points, just her second game in double figures since January 7. Freshman guard Chennedy Carter paced the Aggies in scoring with 26 points, adding 11 assists and five rebounds. "We didn't move", said Drake coach Jennie Baranczyk, who felt her team passed up open shots worrying about A&M's quickness. Read More »

Jenks Students Disciplined For Walking Out During Class Time

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Those who participated said they want their concerns to be taken seriously. High school principals in Sumter met with their student government leaders in the days before the event to discuss ways students could express themselves in a peaceful and positive manner. Read More »

Paul to oppose Trump's pick for State, CIA picks

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She's not a household name, but there's a spotlight on her now and her three-decade career at the agency. But the top Central Intelligence Agency people, former directors, those types, have said she was given explicit orders to do this and that it was deemed legal at that time in assurances that it was legal. Read More »

Israel Condemns Poisoning of Russian Spy, Without Mentioning Russia

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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting with members of his Security Council in Moscow , Russia , March 15, 2018. The modus operandi of the attack was similar to the polonium poisoning of another former Russian spy, Alexander Litvinenko, in London in 2006, an attack that is likely to have been approved by Russian President Vladimir Putin according to a United Kingdom inquiry. Read More »

The Pennsylvania Special Election Still Isn't Final. Now What?

The district where Lamb triumphed is known for being staunchly conservative. The race has some warning signs for Republicans as they try to hold on to congressional majorities in November. The latter are "looking backwards", she said. Mr Reschenthaler could have matched Mr Lamb in youth and energy, and outdone him on legislative experience. Read More »

Trump's new secretary of state pick draws concern from activist groups

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And last fall, Trump and Tillerson disagreed on whether to certify Iran's compliance with the terms of the so-called " nuclear deal " (JCPOA). His hardline positions on Iran are almost identical to those of Trump and Netanyahu, who argue that the 2015 landmark nuclear agreement between Tehran and six world powers need to be significantly improved or abrogated entirely. Read More »

Virginia Tech falls to Alabama in first round of NCAA Tournament

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Thursday will mark the 15th game between the two schools. Villanova lost in the first round in 2013 & '11 (missed tourney in 2012) and lost in the second round in 2010 to Saint Mary's as a No. "I think the maneuverability in our league is really hard, too". "We can't be flat on his second touch". "They do so many hours of film, and they tell us all of the answers to the test". Read More »

Nancy Pelosi fends off criticism that Democrats need new leadership

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As WESA reported back in November of 2017, Saccone invoked Trump when he was named to be the Republican candidate to replace former Congressman Tim Murphy . Jeff Van Drew as "a bipartisan consensus builder" who wins his majority Republican legislative district easily. Now that the election results are in, the outcome is clearly about Trump, and there's no reasonable way to spin it so that the President looks good. Read More »

Britain's Claim Putin Ordered Ex-Spy Poisoning 'Unforgiveable': Russia

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An officer who attempted to revive them remains in the hospital. It may also cut back participation in the soccer World Cup, which Russian Federation is hosting in June and July. The new USA sanctions against Russian Federation announced on Thursday failed to grab many headlines in Moscow on Friday morning, CBS News correspondent Elizabeth Palmer reports . Read More »

Thousands Flee as Syrian Government Troops Advance on Eastern Ghouta

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More than 3,000 civilians have fled the Eastern Ghouta town of Hammouriyeh into territory held by the Syrian government as the army advanced overnight, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said . The onslaught has split Ghouta into three with desperate residents in one zone receiving food aid yesterday as thousands fled another. Redur Khalil, a spokesman for the Kurdish militants said said 30 people have been wounded as Turkish forces shelled the Ashrafieh neighborhood of the town ... Read More »

US sanctions Russians charged by Mueller for election meddling

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The United States has slapped sanctions on Russian individuals and entities for USA election meddling and cyber attacks but put off targeting oligarchs and government officials close to President Vladimir Putin , prompting lawmakers in both parties to say President Donald Trump needs to do much more . Read More »

Moscow certain to expel United Kingdom diplomats, says minister

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Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzia said Wednesday that Britain's allegations that Moscow was responsible for a nerve attack were "completely unacceptable". "We believe this is very serious provocation and, of course, we are not ready to talk in a way of the ultimatum". He added: "We are making every effort to expedite this process". Read More »

Russian Federation will expel British diplomats in tit-for-tat move: Lavrov

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The Russian foreign minister also said Iranian, Russian and Turkish foreign ministers will give recommendations to Syrian government and opposition during an upcoming meeting in Astana. Corbyn said in the Guardian that it's possible that "Russian mafia-like groups", rather than the Russian state, were responsible. "The UK can convince European Union countries to adopt sanctions against Russia , but it will be hard", Sam Greene, head of the Russian Institute at King's College London , told ... Read More »

Dog on United Airlines flight accidentally gets sent to Japan

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When the family arrived at their destination, they were surprised that a Great Dane dog - who was supposed to land in Japan - greeted them instead, KCTV5 reported yesterday, March 14. Swindle said she was just happy to go home, and that her dog made it to their new home in Wichita. Additionally, United previously generated negative headlines and even became a viral meme previous year after a passenger was dragged off of an overbooked flight. Read More »

Blow for BJP in by-polls

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Shivpal's camp had been giving feelers that it might support the extra candidate of the BJP instead of the BSP candidate in the Rajya Sabha elections. Congress chief Rahul Gandhi , however, had said yesterday that the verdict of the bypolls showed the anger of the people against the BJP and that they would vote for any non-BJP candidate who had the potential to win. Read More »

Will Haspel Be Confirmed as CIA Director?

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Independent book publisher Melville House responded to the news of Haspel's nomination by making a free, fully searchable e-book of the torture report available for download on Wednesday. Diplomats from six world powers and Iran meet on Friday in Vienna to review the nuclear deal, called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , which restricts the Persian Gulf country's nuclear work in exchange for sanctions relief. Read More »

Conor Lamb Pulls Out Apparent Victory In PA: A 2018 Midterms Omen?

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According to unofficial results, Lamb has a 49.8 percent to 49.6 percent lead over Saccone. So Trump's so-called "coattails" did have some significant impact in the final days of the contest . A lot can happen between now and then - although Trump is unlikely to change his ways, so if that's what voters are reacting to, then the die may already be cast. Read More »

Villanova vs. Radford - 3/15/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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We looked at the predictions made by 47 experts at four publications. I think the Vols will get by Wright State but making it out of the weekend could be tougher than you'd expect for a 3-seed. It gave more confidence that the cats can go all the way. But 'Nova won its last five games as Wright settled on an eight-man rotation featuring a heavy reliance on his starters and DiVincenzo. Read More »

Youth action against gun violence

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Marking one month since the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida , these students joined the nationwide protest that lasted roughly 17 minutes for the 17 lives lost. Several police cruisers kept watch over them from a distance. Districts in Sayreville, New Jersey, and Maryland's Harford County drew criticism this week when they said students could face punishment for leaving class. Read More »

Toys R Us Liquidation Dashes 'New Era' Hopes

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As a result, Toys R Us is closing all of its United Kingdom stores, which will affect the company's 3,000 employees in the region, according to CNN . The company will try to merge 200 of its best-performing combination Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores with its Canadian operations, but that's not guaranteed to happen. Read More »