• Colombia says ex-FARC leader held in drug probe

    Colombia says ex-FARC leader held in drug probe

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    FARC has also requested observation of the United Nation, the European Union and the global community to ensure the Colombian state fulfills their part of the 2016 Havana peace agreement. US President Donald Trump was to have visited Colombia over the weekend, but cancelled his maiden trip to Latin America Tuesday to oversee the US response to an alleged gas attack in Syria.
  • Saudi crown prince wraps up official visit to France

    Saudi crown prince wraps up official visit to France

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    The officials discussed strengthening partnership and investment opportunities, including attracting promising investments to localize technology. "Today an agreement was signed with the Paris Opera to help Saudi Arabia set up a national orchestra and an opera", French Culture Minister Francoise Nyssen said after talks with her Saudi counterpart, Awwad Alawwad.
  • Israeli airstrike on Syrian airbase kills 3 Iranians

    Israeli airstrike on Syrian airbase kills 3 Iranians

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    The remark came a day after Israeli war jets allegedly attacked the T-4 military air base in Homs, killing 14 people. Israel has repeatedly warned that it will not accept its arch-foe Iran entrenching itself militarily in Syria. As Breitbart News reported , President Donald Trump condemned the reported chemical weapons attack in Syria, promising an administration response in the next 24-48 hours.
  • Trump mulls 'very tough' military response to Syria attack

    Trump mulls 'very tough' military response to Syria attack

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    The United States is proposing to establish the new panel for one year to work with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to identify perpetrators of chemical attacks . The second question, searching for logic in the attack, is whether in fact there is still more fight left in the Syrian rebels and their various international supporters than was previously believed? The Russian military has been scrambling some US military drones performing in Syria, seriously ...
  • Pittsburg woman dies week after DUI crash, man charged with murder

    Pittsburg woman dies week after DUI crash, man charged with murder

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    One neighbour said she was so concerned with the children's welfare she didn't immediately notice her vehicle had been hit by the woman. CCTV footage shows the vehicle on the wrong side of the road before the horror smash. The driver, who was arrested at the scene, is a Wellington North resident. A woman was on Sunday booked for alleged drink-riving while her friend picked up a quarrel with the police over their action.
  • Two-thirds of links on Twitter come from bots

    Two-thirds of links on Twitter come from bots

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    The study , released Monday morning, observed that two-thirds of Twitter links to popular sites came from bots. The Twitter study goes on to compare the percentage distribution of links shared by the 500 most-active bots versus 500 most-active humans users.
  • South Dakota celebrating National Library Week April 8-14

    South Dakota celebrating National Library Week April 8-14

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    According to Dani Hollar, Head of Reference Services, "This week we are unveiling a new collection so you can rent things like a sewing machine, a selfie stick, a camcorder, a screen projector and all kinds of interesting things that we hope will be useful for the community".
  • Asia Cup 2018 set to be played in UAE

    Asia Cup 2018 set to be played in UAE

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    Asia Cup 2018 will include India, Pakistan , Sri Lanka , Bangladesh and Afghanistan and the sixth team will be finalised after a playoff that includes UAE , Hong Kong , Nepal, Singapore, Malaysia and Oman . India has suspended bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan since the 2008 attacks in Mumbai , which New Delhi blamed on militants based across the border.
  • BCISD MESSAGE: School board election canceled; April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

    BCISD MESSAGE: School board election canceled; April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

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    Tier One cuts totaling $265,455 included many items including money saved by leasing rather than buying Chromebooks and an insurance savings of $173,195 because insurance was budgeted at 10 percent and came in at 3.9 percent. "The math numbers aren't where they should be", she said. At the BOSE meeting, Deb McCann, the BOE operations committee chair who sits on the BOSE, said that with zero-based budgeting, "no stone was left unturned".
  • No Russia-German pipeline plan without Ukraine role: Merkel

    No Russia-German pipeline plan without Ukraine role: Merkel

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    The President of Russia Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel . The Nord Stream 2 pipeline would pump Russian gas to Germany beneath the Baltic Sea. However, Naftogaz would not seek to seize gas transiting through Ukraine to European clients after a Stockholm arbitration court ordered Gazprom to pay it more than $2.5 billion.
  • Trump's Chief Adviser about Homeland Security Resigns

    Trump's Chief Adviser about Homeland Security Resigns

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    The news comes a day after John Bolton took over as Trump's national security adviser. There was no indication that Bossert planned to resign in recent days. Bossert has been involved in many of President Donald Trump's most important initiatives, including the construction of the southern border wall, CNBC reports , as well as leading the administration's response to the devastating hurricanes a year ago that affected Puerto Rico, Florida and Texas.
  • Mega Man X Legacy Collection Coming to the West This Summer

    Mega Man X Legacy Collection Coming to the West This Summer

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    Mega Man X Legacy Collection comes with Mega Man X , Mega Man X2, Mega Man X3, and Mega Man X4. Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2 will be blasting its way onto North American Xbox Ones, PS4s, Nintendo Switches, and PCs on July 24! The games will release on July 24 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One , Nintendo Switch and PC.
  • Scottsdale plane crash: Six confirmed dead in Arizona crash

    Scottsdale plane crash: Six confirmed dead in Arizona crash

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    The police said the flight "crashed shortly after takeoff" and that none of the six people on the small plane survived. Police spokesman Officer Kevin Watts says no one on the ground was injured. He described how a few moments later he heard the plane stall before hearing a loud noise followed by an explosion. It was not immediately clear what caused the plane, which Arizona Central reported was a Piper PA24 , to come down and catch fire.
  • MI will no longer provide free bottled water to Flint

    MI will no longer provide free bottled water to Flint

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    The agreement announced Monday would partly settle a lawsuit against the state and Flint-area school groups, including the city's school district. Many ran out of water yesterday and it happened again Saturday. "Out of an abundance of caution we encourage residents to use filters until their confidence in tap water is restored ", Brown said. The state said the water in Flint homes is safe to drink, but a lot of residents don't trust it.