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Chemical weapons experts to visit Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Moscow will propose a resolution to the United Nations to launch an investigation into the reports of a suspected chemical attack on the Syrian town of Douma. The alleged attack was reported on Saturday by anti-government groups, which claimed that the Syrian Army dropped a chlorine-filled munition on the area, affecting dozens of civilians. Read More »

Pinwheels Raise Awareness Of Child Abuse

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She called on parents to be vigilant and quickly respond when they notice any changes in their girl-child, advising that parents to take up the responsibility of checking up their children and wards often. A World Health Organisation report in 2013 estimated 90 per cent of abuse against children goes undetected. "Its hard to care for children all day long, day after day", said Logan. Read More »

Ford Focus: All-new hatch set for global debut

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Ford has introduced its redesigned global Focus, a more spacious, tech-filled and connected compact auto that the Dearborn automaker will tweak to fit markets across the world. A narrower centre console - enabled by relocating switches and controls to the touchscreen - features soft knee pads for more comfort. We anticipate a timeframe of around late-2019 or early-2020 for the all-new Focus' debut in Malaysia. Read More »

Local business community shows support for Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims

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The front of the bus was non-existent after the crash. "He made great friends on the team and was a champion ping pong player in the dressing room along with the Pruss twins", said Jones. To give us a sense of how much local teams mean, Rawnsley describes how the Kings' bus was greeted in Powell River upon returning home following the squad's recent playoff elimination. Read More »

MA students top national math and reading exams

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Most of Connecticut's grade-schoolers were stumped by questions on a national math test; state officials are equally puzzled about what to do about it. After 27 years of KERA and a half decade of Common Core aligned math and reading assessments, even if NAEP is wrong, Kentucky has made little progress in education recently. Read More »

Russian Officials Warn of Possible Military Clash with US Over Syria

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President Donald Trump will no longer travel attend the Summit of the Americas or travel to Peru and Colombia, the White House said Tuesday. Trump also spoke to French President Emmanuel Macron in a phone call on Monday . President Putin, Russia and Iran are responsible for backing Animal Assad. Vassily Nebenzia said U.S. attacks on Syria "could lead to grave repercussions", during heated UN Security Council exchanges. Read More »

Vigil Honours Humboldt Broncos Hockey Team (GALLERY)

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Labelle is injured but alive, and Tobin is among those who died. "All I can say is miracles do exist". "Our condolences go out to the family of Parker Tobin". "Can you imagine? And it wasn't, of course, their boy". MacLean said Labelle, "in addition to these horrific cuts, he had a vertebrate broken, he had a rib broken, he had a hip broken, he had a lacerated liver". Read More »

Orioles take extra-inning win from Yankees

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It certainly is not how New York Yankees fans were envisioning his start to the season. Stanton struck out Sunday in the 12th inning, capping a Yankees loss and putting an unfortunate bow on another five-strikeout game. And there was the moment in the bottom of the 12th when the Yankees found themselves in a position they could only dream about - bases loaded, no one out, and Judge and Stanton, who hit 111 homers between them last season, coming up. Read More »

Xi's Friendship With Trump Only Goes So Far

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Any easing of tension over trade will also be good news for markets around the world that have fallen recently over White House actions and threats of retaliation by China. Without it, China can claim that WTO creates an arbitration panel. Chinese officials deny that they compel foreign companies to hand over technology. Read More »

Rouhani brags about Iran's nuclear achievements

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Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz said at the time that his country would not accept "any Iranian military presence in Syria ". On Sunday, Salehi was quoted as saying that Tehran needs only four days to ramp up its uranium enrichment at the Fordow nuclear plant, if the U.S. Read More »

Hungarian Anti-Immigration Prime Minister Viktor Orbán Wins Re-Election With A Landslide

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Hungary's right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban , a strong Eurosceptic who campaigned on an anti-immigration platform, has claimed a landslide victory in the country's general elections. "How could we have children in this country, where hate and racism are now officially part of the governing party's policy?" she said . The holder of the EU's rotating presidency, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, also appealed for Hungary's cooperation. Read More »

Minneapolis parents brace for school budget cuts

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Jimmy Jones's motion to request a five percent meals tax in the unincorporated parts of the county died for lack of a second during the April 9 school board meeting. Referring to his handling of the threat case, O'Brien said the district's solicitor ensure all mandated policies and laws were followed . Pasley said she looks forward to working with Wright, Atieh and Koch. Read More »

Mission Minor Hockey mourns loss of Humboldt hockey players

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Two people have since been released from hospital and, of the dozen that remain, four were listed in critical condition. "Our hearts and prayers go out to the Labelle and Tobin families this morning", Broncos president Kevin Garinger said in a statement , "as we continue to do everything in our power to support all families of victims of this tragedy and every member of the Humboldt Broncos community". Read More »

Snow wasn't done with us!

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We may find out with a risk of either rain or flakes every day through next weekend in Environment Canada's forecast. By Friday and Saturday , look for sunny skies and temperatures to climb into the 60s, according to the long-term forecast. Read More »

Israel condemns Syria over gas attack, warns on chemical capabilities

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He will. Everybody will". The White House says the U.S.is not conducting any airstrikes in Syria. A Navy destroyer, the USS Donald Cook, was underway in the eastern Mediterranean after completing a port call in Cyprus. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson spoke with the acting U.S. secretary of state and, according to London, they agreed that "this attack bore hallmarks of previous chemical weapons attacks by the Assad regime". Read More »

Light wintry mix and snow possible tonight

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A steady increase in humidity over the last 24 hours has set us up for a muggy start to the week. Meanwhile, in areas closer to St. Joseph and across northern Missouri where temperatures were colder, accumulating snow was more likely, mostly on grassy surfaces late Sunday afternoon and evening . Read More »

'North Korea Leader Kim Proposed US-N

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Mr. Kim's visit to Beijing was also "a masterstroke that softened his global image as a rogue figure", noted Perlez, " North Korea's young leader used his debut in Beijing as an worldwide statesman to present himself as confident, reasonable - and willing to bargain". Read More »

The 'chemical attack' in Syria's Douma: What we know so far

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Israel has also conducted airstrikes inside Syria during the past few years but, when asked about Monday's airstrikes, an Israeli spokeswoman declined to comment. " Big price to pay ", Trump said in a pair of tweets which began with a discussion of the attack in Syria's Eastern Ghouta . Just last week, Trump ordered his generals to arrange a rapid exit of the two thousand USA troops who have been advising the Syrian Democratic Forces, a coalition of rebels fighting ISIS in the northeast. Read More »

49 killed in alleged chemical attack in Syria, Assad regime's role suspected

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As with previous allegations of chemical weapons' use, the public is being inundated with unverified footage of suffering victims, while government officials and the corporate media, prior to any investigation and without any substantiation, declare the government of Bashar al-Assad and its Iranian and Russian allies to be guilty of a war crime. Read More »

A look at the victims of the Humboldt team bus crash

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It's gotta rip the heart out of your chest. "It's a disgusting accident and we're all thinking of them". Brent Stark, owner and president of the Wolverines, said this is a tragedy in the hockey community. "We had a special bond from the day you were born". Player Logan Boulet, 21, had been on life support until his organs were donated, cousin Julie Kindt said on Facebook . Read More »

Gaza Strip protest results in mass shooting

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Murtaja reportedly died from a gunshot wound he sustained while filming in an area engulfed in thick black smoke caused by protesters setting tires on fire. This comes as tensions are rising on the Gaza-Israel border, with Hamas main mass protests to attempt to break an Israeli-Egyptian border blockade. "Everyone's connected to Hamas, everyone gets a salary from Hamas, and all the activists trying to challenge us and breach the border are Hamas military wing activists". Read More »

IPL 2018: All-round KKR overwhelms RCB

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More so, as Lynn was struggling. Sarfaraz Khan, 6. Chris Woakes , 7. Lynn may also be skinny at [3.3] but he's the key wicket and could deliver the profit whether he ruins the match tip or not. Vinay Kumar's bowling profligacy upfront had put the hosts in a spot. Virat Kohli's side, on the other hand, will look to avenge defeat for the loss suffered past year after they were bowled out for 49 - the lowest ever IPL total. Read More »

US assessment is Syrian town suffered chemical attack

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An alleged chemical attack in Syria's rebel-held Douma has sparked worldwide outrage, with Washington warning Sunday of possible military action, while Damascus and Moscow said the reports were mere "fabrications". "It is critical that civilians be protected", the statement from spokesman Stephane Durjarric said. The attack comes as Syrian forces are on the verge of reclaiming the last rebel-held areas in the country. Read More »

Facebook Backs Political Ad Bill, Will Verify 'Issue' Ads

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It has also limited the amount of information third-party apps can collect from its platform, stopped permitting information from third-party data to be used to target ads, instituted stricter restrictions on large Facebook pages, and tightened its regulations on ads concerning political campaigns and issues. Read More »

PM Modi, Amit Shah attend Central Election Committee Meeting at BJP Headquarters

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Shah said: "There are deliberate lies being spread". No one has demolished it. During the meeting, several seers said that they were not satisfied with the Karnataka government's decision to split the Lingayat community. The CPI and the TMC also hit out at Shah for his remarks, saying one does not expect this from the president of a national party in power. And all the animals, be it the cats, snakes, mongoose, dog, cheetah and the lion, all take refuge on that tree to save themselves from ... Read More »

Here's The Winning Shot For Masters Champion Patrick Reed

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The eagle was his first at the week. He narrowly missed a 10-foot birdie putt at the end and was at 14-under 202. The former world No. 1 is returning to competitive golf after a fourth back surgery. "I'm sitting there in between two clubs on the iron shot and to hit it where I thought was going to be flawless and for it to stay on that ridge, I was watching Sergio a year before having putts from up there and just barely tapping them and they're just barely getting down to the hole and you ... Read More »

Multiple dead in Hwy. 335 collision involving Humboldt Broncos team bus

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There were 29 people on the bus, including the driver, at the time off the accident, the RCMP said Saturday at a news conference in Humboldt . Three were in critical condition. "We're a really small community, and all of us here in Humboldt are definitely somehow connected to the team". Myles Shumlanski, father of Broncos player Nick Shumlanski, said he got a call from his son and they picked him up. Read More »

Dead In Bus Crash Involving Canadian Hockey Team

The players come from various towns and cities in Alberta and Saskatchewan while one, Matthieu Gomercic, hails from Winnipeg. "We are not confirming the identity of the victims at this time, including whether the deceased are players or coaches", Nipawin RCMP said in a statement . Read More »

Facebook secretly deleted messages Mark Zuckerberg sent on Messenger

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The Sony messages included disparaging remarks about movie stars and other people in the entertainment industry. While such a feature isn't available to any of Facebook Messenger's public users, multiple anonymous sources - including both former employees and non-employees - have confirmed to TechCrunch that chat logs they had with Facebook's top executive are now missing messages from him. Read More »