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World Media USA reduces softwood lumber duties for all but two Canadian producers
Author: 0 USA reduces softwood lumber duties for all but two Canadian producers

The group alleges Canadian wood is heavily subsidized and imports are harming USA mills and workers. Susan Yurkovich , President of the British Columbia Lumber Trade Council, said the duties are driven by a protectionist USA lumber industry whose sole objective is to constrain the imports of Canadian lumber and drive up prices for their own benefit.

World Media Killed in a Thornton, Colo., Walmart
Author: 0 Killed in a Thornton, Colo., Walmart

Police say the three victims who died, were the only people who were shot during the incident. The Thorton Police Department says the wanted suspect, Scott Ostrem, is a 47-year-old white man who wore a black jacket, maroon shirt, and blue jeans armed with a handgun.

World Media Art League places altar downtown for Dia de los Muertos
Author: 0 Art League places altar downtown for Dia de los Muertos

But Christian influences brought Catholic undertones to the celebration. For those who don't identify with the Mexican community, keep in mind that holidays like Dia De Los Muertos and Cinco de Mayo belong to the Mexican culture. Ortega said her own family never celebrated Dia de los Muertos while she was growing up. "Some of us have seemed some of the altars in the past whether it was in San Antonio or down in the Valley ..." For the community ofrenda/memorial display, people are ...

Author: 0 Runaway seven-year-old boarded plane without ticket

Geneva Airport says the girl got away from her parents at Cornavin train station on Sunday October 29th and made her way to the airport. She failed to get through security in her first attempt, but "a second time, she managed to maneuver around an open lane by sneaking into a passage accessible only to a child of her size", said the official.

World Media Netas Face Criminal Cases; Supreme Court's Big Step To Clean Politics
Author: 0 Netas Face Criminal Cases; Supreme Court's Big Step To Clean Politics

Meanwhile, in the hearing, the Supreme Court asked the Centre to constitute special courts on lines of fast-track court for expeditious disposal of cases pending against parliamentarians, MLAs. The Election Commission's latest submission in the apex court could have far reaching consequences on top leaders like Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad who has been convicted in fodder scam .

World Media End of the Rugby World?
Author: 0 End of the Rugby World?

Speaking at the presentation of South Africa's bid to host the 2023 World Cup in September, Ramaphosa said rugby was more than just a sport as it has helped to transform the country. "It is clear that the evaluation commission is impressed by the quality and detail of the bid put forward on behalf of Ireland". The minister Nxesi said his government would be working closely with South African Rugby to communicate the message around this tournament and to "build the kind of energy and ...

World Media Attack on Indian students in Milan not racist: Sushma Swaraj
Author: 0 Attack on Indian students in Milan not racist: Sushma Swaraj

The statement comes in the wake of India saying that it has taken up with Italian authorities several attacks on Indian students in Milan. However, there was no clarity whether the attacks were racially motivated. Taking cognisance over the incident External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is famously active on Twitter, said that she is monitoring the situation personally.

World Media Kremlin Says Russia Not Accused In US Indictment
Author: 0 Kremlin Says Russia Not Accused In US Indictment

Mr Papadopoulos's plea agreement, signed earlier this month and unsealed Monday, described extensive efforts to try to broker connections with Russian officials and arrange a meeting between them and the Trump campaign. The statement came after charges were filed in the USA against former aides of the Trump campaign. "And pardons are not on the table". Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday that Russian Federation regarded an attack in NY that killed eight people as tragic and ...

World Media NYC terror suspect issued traffic ticket in Platte County, Missouri in 2015
Author: 0 NYC terror suspect issued traffic ticket in Platte County, Missouri in 2015

Investigators say Sayfullo Saipov, 29, drove down a bike path Tuesday afternoon. Officials who were not authorized to discuss the investigation and spoke on the condition of anonymity identified Saipov as the attacker in the NY incident. The trail of the suspect linked to a deadly terrorist attack in New York City Tuesday led through Nebraska. Court records also show Saipov's listed address was in Tampa, Florida.

World Media College faculty welcome news that management wants to renew talks
Author: 0 College faculty welcome news that management wants to renew talks

About 12,000 faculty, counsellors, and librarians at Ontario's 24 colleges left their jobs October 16 after representatives of the college system refused to address their final offer. "We can reach a settlement quickly and have classes start again early next week". OPSEU has said that about 70 per cent of college faculty members are contract workers and the union would like to see a 50/50 ratio.

World Media TRS starts attracting remaining TDP leaders!
Author: 0 TRS starts attracting remaining TDP leaders!

Earlier on Saturday, Reddy, who was the TDP senior leader and legislator, submitted his resignation as MLA and from all party posts. Forth TDP and seven TRS members joined the Congress on Tuesday. Revanth Reddy later lamented that the state government had not prepared a list of those who gave their lives in the "Telangana Andolan" for giving compensation to their families, and to those youths whose studies suffered.

World Media Special commission discussing state time zone change
Author: 0 Special commission discussing state time zone change

That's the official end of daylight saving time and the return to standard time. The annual change comes in the middle of the night, but most people usually set their clocks back before heading to bed Saturday night. Don't forget to turn your clocks back an hour at 2 a.m. Sunday. The bad news is that darkness will descend an hour earlier. The move would put MA in the same time zone as the Canadian Maritime provinces, Puerto Rico and several other Caribbean and South American countries.

World Media Hamas cedes Gaza border crossings to Palestinian Authority control
Author: 0 Hamas cedes Gaza border crossings to Palestinian Authority control

Gen. Yoav Mordechai on Wednesday instructed the country's Coordination and Liaison Authority to set up meetings with the Palestinian Authority (PA) on the issue of Gaza Strip border crossings with the Jewish state. Wednesday's handover was the first tangible step in implementing a reconciliation deal between Hamas and the rival Fatah party, which controls the Palestinian Authority.

World Media Trump adviser pleads guilty to misleading investigators about Russian Federation contacts
Author: 0 Trump adviser pleads guilty to misleading investigators about Russian Federation contacts

Donald Trump's presidential campaign agreed to a pre-election meeting with representatives of Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to an email sent by campaign aide George Papadopoulos. They called him unfit for the post . "It clearly worked at the time", the former campaign official said. If Trump "recalled" that conversation, he would have to acknowledge that he intentionally misled the public about his knowledge of communications between his campaign and the Russian government.

World Media Several dead, huge fireball part of Highway 400 pileup
Author: 0 Several dead, huge fireball part of Highway 400 pileup

Given the surge in fatal wrecks, many eerily similar to the one Tuesday night, Ontario Safety League President and CEO Brian Patterson said it may be time for a coroner's inquest. One tanker on fire was a double tanker. The northbound and southbound lanes of Highway 400 are now closed and police have said these closures will be in effect for most of the day.

Author: 0 Central Intelligence Agency releases more materials seized in 2011 bin Laden raid

Bin Laden's files show the two sides have had heated disagreements. And despite their differences, Iran continued to provide crucial support for al-Qaeda's operations. The files released Wednesday also include a video of bin Laden as a young man. Some in Washington are skeptical about the motives behind the release, coming after what the intelligence community had previously said was the last dump from the Bin Laden files.

World Media Freshman busted for rubbing used tampons on Black roommate's belongings
Author: 0 Freshman busted for rubbing used tampons on Black roommate's belongings

Brianna Brochu , 18, of Harwinton, Connecticut , was charged with two misdemeanors: second-degree breach of peace and third-degree criminal mischief. University of Hartford President Greg Woodward released a statement Tuesday saying the allegations were "deeply upsetting" and that the accused student's behavior "was reprehensible and does not reflect the values of our institution".

World Media Covent Garden Taxi Crash; Multiple People Reported Hurt
Author: 0 Covent Garden Taxi Crash; Multiple People Reported Hurt

The police said it is being treated as a serious road traffic collision, and not thought to be terrorism related. Shocked shoppers in the area have said that emergency services were on the scene within moments after the vehicle mowed down a number of people.

World Media Nadal kicks off Paris quest with top rank
Author: 0 Nadal kicks off Paris quest with top rank

Spanish legend, Nadal started the year down at ninth in the rankings after an injury-plagued two years that saw him fail to reach a Grand Slam semi-final in 2015 or 2016. "I'm here in Paris and want to carry on this wonderful season". It marks the conclusion of what has been a remarkable season of renaissance for Nadal, who overcame wrist problems from a year ago to win the French Open and US Open - his 15th and 16th grand slam titles.

World Media Starbucks letting its customers color their own cups
Author: 0 Starbucks letting its customers color their own cups

Unlike past years when the cups had a red background, this year's cups feature a white background, with black line drawings of wrapped presents, stars, snowflakes and a Christmas tree with some red accents. I'll admit that I was salty at first because red cup season is my favorite season (before rosé season and after PSL season), but the cups are kind of adorable and have a solid message behind them.

World Media Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay
Author: 0 Trump Will Consider Sending NYC Terrorist to Guantanamo Bay

Graham said he believes President Trump understands the nature of the threat and the "religious war" facing the United States right now. Khatami's tweet was eventually deleted, but not before critics pointed out the obvious. "We also have to come up with a punishment that is far quicker and far greater in the punishment these animals are getting right now", Trump said. "He's a terrorist and he should be kept there and there is no Miranda rights for somebody who killed Americans".

World Media NYC TERROR ATTACK: Trump calls for extreme vetting
Author: 0 NYC TERROR ATTACK: Trump calls for extreme vetting

The department is closely monitoring the situation and working with federal, state and local partners in responding to and investigating this tragedy. Some experts, too, agreed with this viewpoint but said the measures taken by the USA under its sovereign right to improve its homeland security won't target a country such as India.

World Media United Kingdom defence secretary quits amid allegations
Author: 0 United Kingdom defence secretary quits amid allegations

She said the incident was "mildly amusing" and said nothing should happen to the defence secretary. U.K. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon resigned from government Wednesday, after admitting to inappropriate behavior in the past. The British prime minister has ordered an investigation into the allegations against Conservative members, including Cabinet minister Damian Green.

World Media Overloaded with Halloween candy? Here are some ideas
Author: 0 Overloaded with Halloween candy? Here are some ideas

Those who donate also will be registered for a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card. At Kool Smiles, " Operation Troop Treats " is underway, encouraging kids to donate their candy to then be given to USA troops. Treva Lee , 2630 N. Fresno St., Suite 101, will buy back candy from children ages 12 and younger for $1 a pound. Gold said Kool Smiles collected more than 4 tons of candy nationwide previous year.

World Media Boiler at NTPC plant explodes: Five dead, hundred injured
Author: 0 Boiler at NTPC plant explodes: Five dead, hundred injured

Hundreds of people including those whose family members are working inside the power plant have gathered at the Rai Bareli district hospital. The blast resulted in the casualties of 8 and 100 others have been injured. Mr Khatri said the cause of the incident was not immediately known. The anger among the residents of villages near the plant was palpable. " Sonia Gandhi has asked Uttar Pradesh Congress president Raj Babbar to visit the site and meet victims".

World Media Trump Jr.'s Halloween tweet about 'socialism'
Author: 0 Trump Jr.'s Halloween tweet about 'socialism'

Here's how Stevenson replied to Trump Jr.'s tweet , telling about a time she had to skip out on Halloween because she had a fever and was too sick to go out. That's the Trump way. Adam Weinstein suggested: "You should promise her some candy to make you look good, but give her nothing anyway". Hundreds of Twitter users leapt at the chance to point out that it's also not too late to teach her about spelling and grammar.

World Media Louisiana has the 2nd-highest rate of premature births in the country
Author: 0 Louisiana has the 2nd-highest rate of premature births in the country

An additional 8,000 babies were born prematurely in 2016 due to the increase in the preterm birth rate between 2015 and 2016, the March of Dimes says. That report included all live births, including premature births. "This is an unacceptable trend that requires immediate attention". The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services recently reported that the state's infant mortality rate dipped by 1.4 percent in 2016 to 7.2 deaths per 1,000 births.

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