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World Media Maryland school shooting victim, 16, dies
Author: 0 Maryland school shooting victim, 16, dies

Mary's County Sheriff's Office said on behalf of the girl's family. The page was changed again Thursday to remove the language suggesting Jaelynn had died. Newell Rand, a Great Mills graduate who knew Rollins, said he never expected the burst of violence. He says: "This could've been her". Willey and another student were wounded when 17-year-Austin Rollins opened fire Tuesday at Great Mills High School in the town of Great Mills.

World Media Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi agrees to 8-month plea deal
Author: 0 Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi agrees to 8-month plea deal

Ahed Tamimi pleaded guilty to attacking the soldier and to two other counts of disrupting a soldier and incitement, the Israeli military said . Amnesty said in an emailed statement after Tamimi's conviction that her sentence was at odds with worldwide law saying imprisonment of a minor must be used only as a last resort for the shortest appropriate period of time .

World Media Mnuchin: Trump will impose China tariffs, not anxious about recent market losses
Author: 0 Mnuchin: Trump will impose China tariffs, not anxious about recent market losses

Mnuchin on Sunday also downplayed stock markets fluctuating sharply since at least early-March when Trump imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. "So if they start retaliating, we will see significant impact - very detrimental impact not just in Iowa, but across the Midwest as well", she said. "But, again, I think what we're doing is long-term very good for the economy, which is pressing for free and fair trade", Mnuchin said.

World Media French praise policeman in hostage swap
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Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame , 45, was shot and stabbed after taking the place of a woman whom gunman Radouane Lakdim had been using as a human shield during Friday's attack in the southwestern town of Trebes near the Pyrenees mountains.

World Media Indian table tennis Olympian faces rape allegation
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A report on Bengali news portal Ebela also said that the complainant has accused Ghosh of getting her pregnant and forcing her to undergo abortion. "I had even introduced her publicly as my fiancee after I received the Arjuna award in 2016". Suddenly she started opposing my career and travelling and it started to fall apart.

World Media India working to be TB-free by 2025, says PM Modi
Author: 0 India working to be TB-free by 2025, says PM Modi

He also asked them totell people why the Parliament is continuously disrupted. Mr. Shah, he said, had specifically asked MPs to use the three-day weekend between now and Tuesday (when Parliament is set to reconvene) to hold press conferences to explain to the people why no work has been happening in both Houses.

World Media NT, Qld prepare to be hit by a second cyclone
Author: 0 NT, Qld prepare to be hit by a second cyclone

The Fiji Met Service has confirmed a tropical cyclone has formed in Vanuatu waters. SES leaders and extra police have been deployed to remote communities to assist but when Nora hits it will be too unsafe for anyone to be outside, he said.

World Media Bomb Kills Worshipper in Western Afghanistan
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The ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement sent to media, without providing evidence for the claim. Meanwhile, Aminullah Amin, deputy police chief, said one individual was killed and seven others were wounded in the suicide blast.

World Media Barack Obama makes exclusive dinner address in Sydney
Author: 0 Barack Obama makes exclusive dinner address in Sydney

He was gifted with a whale tooth pendant and was honored with a hongi - a greeting in which two people press their noses and foreheads together. "When I say that companies need women on boards it's not for charity - those companies run better: President Barack Obama", a tweet from Sydney councillor Christine Forster said from the dinner.

World Media 7 encounters in western UP: 3 criminals killed, 6 arrested
Author: 0 7 encounters in western UP: 3 criminals killed, 6 arrested

In Saharanpur one of the criminals, with a reward of Rs 25,000 on his head, was shot to death, while his accomplice managed to escape. In Saharanpur, a notorious gangster, Salim, was killed in a shootout with the police, in which a sub-inspector of Mandi police station was injured, said Saharanpur Senior Superintendent of Police Bablu Kumar.

World Media Israeli airstrikes target 3 Hamas sites in southern Gaza Strip
Author: 0 Israeli airstrikes target 3 Hamas sites in southern Gaza Strip

Israeli media reported that the four Palestinians had tried to set fire to a construction crane, before they withdrew back into the strip after an Israeli army unit got close to them. The Iron Dome missile defense system was activated on Sunday night, and dozens of the anti-missile missiles were fired into the sky. The incident came amidst elevated tensions between Israel and the besieged Palestinian enclave.

World Media Dozens Die, Many Still Missing in Siberian Shopping Center Fire
Author: 0 Dozens Die, Many Still Missing in Siberian Shopping Center Fire

Investigators had initially reported five people dead including a child and another 30 people injured and taken to hospital. Earlier, 69 people were reported missing, including 40 children. How many are there? Some 300 firefighters and rescue personnel were rushed to the scene and the fire was brought under control around 1730 GMT, local emergency officials said.

World Media Emma Gonzalez Delivers Powerful March For Our Lives Speech
Author: 0 Emma Gonzalez Delivers Powerful March For Our Lives Speech

I am here to say "never again" for those girls, too. "My generation has spent our entire lives seeing mass shooting after mass shooting", and that needs to end now. Miley Cyrus, Common, Jennifer Hudson, Lin-Manuel Miranda and other performers Numerous celebrities have lent their support to the students' cause, and nine big names have agreed to perform at the main rally in Washington .

World Media Hoosiers Join National Anti-Gun Violence Protests
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About 800 students at Champlain Valley Union High School took part in a planned walkout Friday to mark one month since the Parkland, Fla. school shooting that killed 17 and to call for action from Vermont lawmakers to toughen gun laws. At a rally near New York's Central Park, a moment of silence was held for the Parkland victims. The book bags will be provided to students free of charge.

World Media Family of four found dead in Mexico 'killed by toxic gases'
Author: 0 Family of four found dead in Mexico 'killed by toxic gases'

Union County authorities said the family members were identified as 41-year-old Kevin Sharp; his wife, 38-year-old Amy Sharp; and their children, 12-year-old Sterling and 7-year-old Adrianna. Amy Sharp's cousin Jana Weland told ABC News the family flew out of St. Louis and called Amy Sharp's mom that same day to let her know they had arrived.

World Media Stormy Daniels' lawyer: This is a warning shot
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Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen , through a shell company, paid Daniels $130,000 just before the 2016 presidential election to stay quiet about the alleged affair, but Daniels contends that the agreement she signed is null and void because the president did not sign it.

World Media Edinburgh's Russian diplomat calls for Boris Johnson to resign
Author: 0 Edinburgh's Russian diplomat calls for Boris Johnson to resign

The events in the year leading up to the beginning of World War Two have been recalled in a new book from the perspective of one of Hitler's closest confidants, Hermann Goering. Both sides have now expelled 23 diplomats from their respective capitals in a tit-for-tat diplomatic row. Johnson said "I think the comparison with 1936 is certainly right.

World Media Fire Blazes From Upper Stories of Dublin Hotel
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The hotel was used as temporary, homeless accommodation in recent years, but there are no families living there now. The fire is burning across multiple floors of the building. Dublin Fire Brigade tweeted tweeted: "8 fire engines, advanced paramedics & other specialist appliances are now attending the fire in #Ballymun ".

World Media MLK's granddaughter: 'I have a dream that enough is enough'
Author: 0 MLK's granddaughter: 'I have a dream that enough is enough'

The adorable child stood side by side with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior class president Jaclyn Corin , who called the MLK scion to the stage. "There was so much more that could have been done to prevent this", she said, fighting back tears. She said she ultimately realized, "Oh, it's not that bad".

Author: 0 TDP quits due to politics, not development concerns: Amit Shah

Amit Shah letter came after the two TDP leader left the Union Cabinet and the party pulled out from the BJP-led NDA alliance at the centre. Shah recently claimed that the BJP had built a strong organisation right down to the polling booth level in Andhra Pradesh and that the party would tell the people how the Centre had helped the state.

World Media Smyth scores victor on Northern Ireland debut
Author: 0 Smyth scores victor on Northern Ireland debut

Earlier this month, Smyth had been unwittingly involved in a row involving Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill and Republic counterpart Martin O'Neill over young players switching from the IFA to FAI. His physical attributes were equally impressive. The game-changing moment came when Smyth came off the bench with eight minutes remaining at Windsor Park.

World Media PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami
Author: 0 PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ram Navami

Devotees from various communities on Sunday enthusiastically participated in the Ram Navami celebrations at the global spiritual headquarters of the International Society of Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in Nadia district's Mayapur. A number of heavyweight state BJP leaders were also seen participating in the procession with weapons. Police seized arms from a rally in central Kolkata's Maniktala area where the rally organisers carried swords.

World Media President Trump Begrudgingly Signs Spending Bill After Veto Threat
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However, based on this morning's tweets, Trump doesn't appear to be happy with the Omnibus Spending Bill. "There are a lot of things we shouldn't have had in this bill but we were, in a sense, forced (to have) if we want to build our military", he said in a hastily arranged media event at the White House.

World Media Union Minister rubbishes Rahul Gandhi's charge as 'pack of
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Alphons, who is the Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology , gave a statement to ANI and was responding to the opposition parties' anti-Aadhaar statements about data safety. This came two days after the Union minister , while speaking at a digital summit in Kochi, said the people who complain about breach of privacy in India have no problem in giving fingerprint details and "getting naked before the white man" for U.S.

World Media Believers observe Palm Sunday in Kerala
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In Kenya, worshipers held the traditional procession carrying twigs to symbolize the historic triumphant entry into Jerusalem of Jesus Christ. In an eco-friendly gesture, St. The faithful people will observe fast and hold special prayers in this week until Easter Sunday on April 1, marking Christ's resurrection after crucifixion on March 30, the Good Friday .

World Media Security forces destroy PKK explosives in east Turkey
Author: 0 Security forces destroy PKK explosives in east Turkey

Turkey's prime minister said today his country was partially reopening its airspace to flights to Iraq's Kurdish region, after the central government restored authority at airports in the area. The PKK - listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the US and the European Union - resumed its armed campaign against Turkey in July 2015. Before the poll, most regional actors, including Turkey, had voiced opposition to the referendum, with many warning that it would further destabilise the ...

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