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World Media Oxfam aid workers hired Haitian prostitutes, says report
Author: 0 Oxfam aid workers hired Haitian prostitutes, says report

Oxfam, one of the biggest United Kingdom charities, has denied allegations that it covered up the use of prostitutes. One source claimed to have seen footage of a "full-on Caligula orgy" with girls in Oxfam T-shirts although this did not form a part of the 2011 report by the charity which did state that "it can not be ruled out that any of the prostitutes were under-aged".

World Media Significant change to Thursday night and Friday snow forecast
Author: 0 Significant change to Thursday night and Friday snow forecast

Due to the mixing associated with Chinook winds, central Montana will experience milder temperatures today before more frigid air moves in tomorrow. Freezing rain was responsible for numerous accidents, spinouts and crashes from Texas to Arkansas and into the Ohio Valley overnight as a potent winter storm moves into the Northeast on Wednesday .

World Media UNC tops Duke with help from second half run
Author: 0 UNC tops Duke with help from second half run

Johnson's also an interesting variable. North Carolina has won two straight following a three-game losing streak. Gabe DeVoe matched his career high with 25 points and tied a school record by making at least five 3-point shots for a fourth consecutive game as the Tigers rolled past the Panthers in Clemson, S.C.

World Media Top Dem's Secret Communication With Russian Oligarch Exposed
Author: 0 Top Dem's Secret Communication With Russian Oligarch Exposed

But after calls back and forth, Warner made clear that he wanted to talk to Steele directly without Burr or anyone else being involved , even though Steele was insisting through Waldman that the contact start with a bipartisan letter inviting him to cooperate with the Senate panel.

Author: 0 Thursday's snowstorm expected to continue into Friday

Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high at 26. " Sunday may turn out to be a complete washout", with 1 to 2 inches of rain, Hoffman said. Widespread rain will remain in the forecast through the day Saturday , as showers and storms will be on and off all day.

World Media Pelosi says she's voting
Author: 0 Pelosi says she's voting "no" on budget deal, talks infrastructure plans

That move is used in the Senate to delay or block legislation, and there isn't a House equivalent. At a late afternoon meeting, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California made it plain she wasn't pressuring fellow Democrats to kill the bill, which is packed with money for party priorities like infrastructure, combating opioid abuse and helping college students.

World Media Khaleda Zia's exiled son named Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief
Author: 0 Khaleda Zia's exiled son named Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief

Zia also faces 31 more cases in court, a lot of them politically charged and filed since 2009 by the ruling Awami League government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Zia's arch rival. "We will go to the higher court against this", he said, adding that he hoped Zia would receive bail soon. Ruhul Kabir Rizbi, a close Zia aide, rejected the verdict, saying the government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was looking for a way to weaken Zia politically.

World Media Cricket legends take part in historic game on ice
Author: 0 Cricket legends take part in historic game on ice

Some of the biggest names in world cricket have come together to play a match on a frozen lake in the Swiss Alps . However, the concept is not something new, the cricket on ice has been around for more than 25 years old. The players weren't badly affected by the conditions, with Owais Shah hitting five sixes in his 74, while Sehwag also carted five maximums on his way to 62.

World Media Wales centre Scott Williams hopes for another red letter day at Twickenham
Author: 0 Wales centre Scott Williams hopes for another red letter day at Twickenham

Jones, meanwhile, has made two changes to the XV on duty in England's victory over Italy in Rome on Sunday with Danny Care replacing the injured Ben Youngs and Jonathan Joseph coming in for Ben Te'o, who drops to the bench. Jones objects to the way in which Jones stood in front of Finn Russell to prevent the Scotland fly-half from converting Peter Horne's late try while the television match official reviewed the score.

World Media Online registrations begin for NEET 2018
Author: 0 Online registrations begin for NEET 2018

For NRIs, Aadhaar or Passport Number is required for NEET (UG), 2018 application process. The NEET examinations 2018 for MBBS and BDS courses will be held on May 6 and the online submission of application forms has begun. This examination is conducted through various cities and across India through National Level. people who are going to Apply once Read the given Aspects.

World Media 'Economy was in hands of a awful doc during UPA'
Author: 0 'Economy was in hands of a awful doc during UPA'

Gandhi said. Congress president Rahul Gandhi addressing the media at Parliament . He also cited the Revenue deficit to buttress the NDA government's performance to counter the Opposition's allegations of fiscal imprudence. It claimed that the fighter jets are being bought from France at a price higher than what was negotiated in the previous multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) deal under which 126 fighter jets were to be bought, and included a number of fighters being assembled in ...

World Media Future of robotics vision is a praying mantis (wearing tiny red glasses)
Author: 0 Future of robotics vision is a praying mantis (wearing tiny red glasses)

In the meantime, we can all appreciate this intriguing insight into the way the praying mantis sees the world, and why it's among the coolest, most interesting creatures in the animal kingdom. The mantis was shown two types of movies - one which showed video clips of moving prey, while the other featured static patterns of dots and a moving spiral of dots.

World Media Reuters report alleges murder, arson by Myanmar's military
Author: 0 Reuters report alleges murder, arson by Myanmar's military

On Sept. 2, Buddhist villagers and Myanmar troops killed the 10 men in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state. A Myanmar government spokesman could not be immediately reached for comment. Quoting interviews with Buddhist villagers, Reuters said the Myanmar military had organized other villagers to torch Rohingya homes, while anonymous military sources confirmed they'd been ordered to "clear" Rohingya hamlets in Inn Din.

World Media Congress votes to reopen government, passes budget deal
Author: 0 Congress votes to reopen government, passes budget deal

President Donald Trump is making the case on Twitter for electing more Republicans to Congress after signing a $400 billion spending plan. "Once we get this budget agreement done - and we will get this done for no matter how long it takes for us to stay here - we will focus on bringing that debate to this floor and finding a solution".

World Media Profiles of IAF officer's Facebook 'friends' found deleted
Author: 0 Profiles of IAF officer's Facebook 'friends' found deleted

Incidents like these can definitely happen to anyone, but the IAF officer should know better than exchanging classified information with strangers on social media. According to the officials, Marwaha was honey-trapped by two Pakistani agents, he befriended with on Facebook few months ago. There is no evidence of any monetary exchange between the ISI operative and the Air Force officer and the documents shared mostly contain training and combat-related air exercises like Gagan Shakti.

World Media Winter Olympics 2018: Russians appeal against Pyeongchang exclusion adjourned
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Russians appeal against Pyeongchang exclusion adjourned

But the IOC allowed a large group of Russians deemed clean to take part as "Olympic Athletes from Russia".The team of Russian athletes stands at 168, the fourth biggest contingent at the Games. In 2016, Richard McLaren, head of the WADA investigative team, presented a two-part report alleging the existence of a state-supported doping program in Russian Federation.

World Media Oil price slips below $65/bbl
Author: 0 Oil price slips below $65/bbl

American crude in storage tanks and terminals increased by 1.9 million barrels last week as refiners shut or limited operations to conduct seasonal maintenance. "Morgan Stanley falls in the middle, predicting that Brent will occasionally touch $70-75 in the first half of this year, stabilizing around $75 a barrel in the third quarter", according to OilPrice.com.

World Media Rand Paul Stalls Senate Vote To Keep Government Open
Author: 0 Rand Paul Stalls Senate Vote To Keep Government Open

Paul was seeking a vote on reversing spending increases and refused to speed things up when he was denied. Trump tweeted Friday that he signed the legislation for the government to officially reopen, just as the workday started for millions of federal workers.

World Media California #MeToo leader Cristina Garcia accused of sexual misconduct
Author: 0 California #MeToo leader Cristina Garcia accused of sexual misconduct

Fierro said that they were alone when she stroked his back, squeezed his buttocks, and tried to touch other private areas, reported The Washington Post . Garcia was one of hundreds of women in Sacramento who signed a letter with the hashtag #WeSaidEnough to protest sexual harassment. Garcia, who chairs the Women's Caucus and the Natural Resources Committee, was included in Time magazine's " Silence Breakers " cover story last year alongside those applauded as the magazine's ...

World Media At least 12 people confirmed dead in Taiwan quake
Author: 0 At least 12 people confirmed dead in Taiwan quake

Hualien officials say there are no people trapped in other buildings. "The rescuers have detected further shifts in the building [where survivors are trapped], and fear there might be a further collapse", he said. "We were still open when it happened", said Lin Ching-wen, who operates a restaurant near a damaged military hospital. A Reuters video showed large cracks in the road, while police and emergency services tried to help anxious people roaming the streets.

World Media Tokyo school criticized for Armani uniforms
Author: 0 Tokyo school criticized for Armani uniforms

While students are not obligated to wear the uniform , it could cause segregation amongst students from different financial backgrounds. Government education officials are not pleased with the school's change in uniform. "It would be severe if a student can not afford to pay it". The principal said the current school clothing is no longer being produced, leading the board to conclude that the changeover could not be postponed.

World Media Philippe Coutinho savours
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho savours "special moment" following first Barcelona goal

The Brazil global came off the bench in the 49th minute to score on his fifth Barcelona appearance after making his £146m transfer from Liverpool in January. It went the whole length of the area and Coutinho had to stretch to slide the ball home to make it 1-0 on the night - and 2-0 on aggregate. "We still have to play it and we've got a lot of things to do before the final".

World Media No. 3 Justice Department official stepping down amid turmoil
Author: 0 No. 3 Justice Department official stepping down amid turmoil

As associate attorney general, Brand, 44, was in line to oversee Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russia's role in the 2016 election if Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein stepped down or was sacked. Mr. Trump, who has called the investigation a witch hunt , has considered firing Mr. Rosenstein. Trump said the memo "totally vindicates" him in the investigation, which he described as an "American disgrace".

Author: 0 Rob Porter's second ex-wife warns Hope Hicks he'll hurt her, too

He gave no nod to the treatment of the women whose reports of abuse led to Porter's resignation. White House staff secretary Rob Porter , a member of President Trump's inner circle and arguably Kelly's closest aide, cleaned out his desk on Thursday.

World Media Egypt launches military operation in Sinai, Nile Delta
Author: 0 Egypt launches military operation in Sinai, Nile Delta

Police and security forces have frequently been the target of deadly attacks staged by Islamists in the area. "Explosive devices and automatic guns were seized with the arrested, for carrying out other attacks before the beginning of the presidential elections", the ministry said in a statement.

World Media John Kelly couldn't have handled the Rob Porter mess worse
Author: 0 John Kelly couldn't have handled the Rob Porter mess worse

Kelly says a senior aide's resignation came within an hour of learning about new accusations of spousal abuse. Holderness and Jennie Willoughby, Porter's second wife, both said they were contacted and interviewed in January 2017 by the Federal Bureau of Investigation about their back-to-back marriages to Porter between 2003 and 2013.

World Media Twin Bombings Kill Two, Injure Dozens
Author: 0 Twin Bombings Kill Two, Injure Dozens

The devices appeared to have been detonated remotely. Twin auto bomb attacks hit a mosque in Benghazi's Salmani district two week ago as the worshipers exited the mosque after the night prayer, killing 34 people and injuring more than 100 others, mostly civilians.

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