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European Union gives Facebook and Google three months to tackle extremist content European Union gives Facebook and Google three months to tackle extremist content
- March 02, 2018

The European Commission said on Thursday that internet firms should be ready to remove extremist content within an hour of being notified and recommended measures they should take to stop its proliferation. Proactive measures, especially in combination with such automated filtering methods, run counter to recent jurisprudence from the EU Court of Justice and national courts, the group said . (more...)
2222 terrorists 'neutralized' in Syria's Afrin region — Turkish military 2222 terrorists 'neutralized' in Syria's Afrin region — Turkish military
- March 02, 2018

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said his government has not been heard regarding the Czech court ruling. Relations between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies would suffer, he added. Muslim was detained at the Marriott Hotel where he was staying a few hours after the conference ended. "The PKK, the YPG, the PYD are all the same". (more...)
Ukraine welcomes Stockholm court ruling on gas transit dispute with Russian Federation Ukraine welcomes Stockholm court ruling on gas transit dispute with Russian Federation
- March 02, 2018

Following the consideration of both cases, Gazprom owes the Ukrainian company $2.56 billion, while the Ukrainian company owes nothing. Since the court previously ordered Naftogaz to pay Gazprom for gas supply arrears, the net payment Gazprom will have to make to Ukraine is $2.56 billion, Osmolovska said . (more...)
Newton, Miami stun UNC at buzzer Newton, Miami stun UNC at buzzer
- March 02, 2018

Hurricane Ja'Quan Newtown wasn't interested in overtime, however, and with 4.1 ticks on the clock, Newtown took the inbound up the right sideline and canned an absolutely insane forty-foot jump shot to take every bit of air out of the Smith Center and ruin Theo and Berry's final game in Chapel Hill. (more...)
Unconquering the nation: EFF MPs forge ahead with land expropriation motion Unconquering the nation: EFF MPs forge ahead with land expropriation motion
- March 02, 2018

The decision just comes two weeks after the inauguration of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa who promised to hasten the process of land redistribution during his term. Parliament's Constitutional Review Committee will report back to lawmakers on changes the constitution by August 30. On Tuesday, during parliament's debate on land expropriation without compensation, Malema warned the DA that the EFF would sponsor a motion of no confidence against Trollip. (more...)
China Xi's expansive agenda gets boost with move to end term limits China Xi's expansive agenda gets boost with move to end term limits
- March 02, 2018

The removal of the 10-year limit on the presidency is part of proposed constitutional amendments announced on Sunday which lawmakers are expected to rubber stamp at an annual meeting of parliament starting March 5. But more importantly, the basic assumptions about China's politics and economy, about the future of Xi Jinping, and about the prospects of reform, have all been punctured by this development. (more...)
Jordan rejects Israel's move to tax Jerusalem church properties Jordan rejects Israel's move to tax Jerusalem church properties
- March 02, 2018

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopened its doors this morning at 4am after an intervention by Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu. "We are really happy to have opened the doors; we had hoped from the beginning to close the doors for the shortest time possible", he said February 28. (more...)
Battlefield V Coming This Year, WW2 Setting Battlefield V Coming This Year, WW2 Setting
- March 02, 2018

It looks like DICE the makers of the hugely successful Battlefield 1 which came out in 2016 is getting a sequel. However, this version will be entitled Battlefield V. Per VentureBeat, the new game was originally going to be titled Battlefield 2 , but, at some point, the decision was made to go with the somewhat-confusing Battlefield V title (this will actually be the 11th DICE-developed Battlefield game). (more...)
Ghani reiterates call for Taliban to join peace talks Ghani reiterates call for Taliban to join peace talks
- March 02, 2018

Ghani disclosed the framework at a regional conference in Kabul on bringing peace to his country. On Wednesday, during a peace conference in Kabul , the Afghan president offered unconditional peace talks and called on the Taliban to shun violence and become a political party. (more...)
Israel's Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopens after protest Israel's Church of the Holy Sepulchre reopens after protest
- March 02, 2018

The closure - which seemed to be the longest since at least 1990 - had left thousands of pilgrims and tourists seeking to visit locked outside. A proposed law that would allow Israel to expropriate land sold by the church was also to be shelved. (more...)
Satellites reveal Iranian missile base in Syria Satellites reveal Iranian missile base in Syria
- March 02, 2018

This report comes just days after satellite images taken by ISI proved that Russian Federation has deployed advanced Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jets. In 2017, Iran's Quds Force, a wing of the Revolutionary Guard, constructed a similar facility south of Damascus. (more...)
Omarosa Talks Donald Trump's 'Lies' With Stephen Colbert Omarosa Talks Donald Trump's 'Lies' With Stephen Colbert
- March 02, 2018

So that was part of a bigger discussion and I believe that the immigration debate will continue. She also revealed what makes the show so interesting, saying: "I do think that if you get Big Brother right, if you keep the essentials of what it is - a psychological experiment of how different people react in an unrealistic situation - it's something that can keep going". (more...)
On Wednesdays we wear pink and take a stand against bullying On Wednesdays we wear pink and take a stand against bullying
- March 02, 2018

The reigning Grey Cup champions got out-and-about in the community as well; spreading the anti-bullying messages to local Toronto elementary schools (with the Grey Cup in hand, of course). Shapka noted that the usual power imbalances present in bullying have shifted online. Wednesday is National Pink Shirt Day, a day in which schools want kids to stand up against bullying on campus. (more...)
Italian Mafia May Have Links to Reporter's Killing Italian Mafia May Have Links to Reporter's Killing
- March 02, 2018

On Sunday, police went to check on his home in Velka Maca , 65 kilometers (40 miles) east of the Slovak capital Bratislava , after his girlfriend's mother said she hadn't heard from her daughter since Thursday. Tom Nicholson, a Bratislava-based journalist, told media Kuciak had been working on a story about an Italian mafia scam based in eastern Slovakia defrauding European Union structural funds. (more...)
Ben Carson Believes God Helps Those Who Help Themselves Ben Carson Believes God Helps Those Who Help Themselves
- March 02, 2018

Department lawyers had warned Mr. Carson that including Ben Carson Jr., an entrepreneur who does business with the federal government, could create a conflict of interest. Her attorney Joseph Kaplan provided a copy of the complaint to ABC News. Kasper and Patton were unable to comment because of the pending complaint, Williams said. (more...)
Father of Florida school shooting survivor admits altering CNN email Father of Florida school shooting survivor admits altering CNN email
- March 02, 2018

CNN reached out to Haab about participating in the town hall, but he told the local ABC affiliate the day of the event that he refused to attend because " CNN had originally asked me to write a speech and questions and it ended up being all scripted ". (more...)
Kim Jong Nam knew his life was 'in danger' months before murder Kim Jong Nam knew his life was 'in danger' months before murder
- March 01, 2018

The revelation was laid out by five senior Western security sources. One of the sources said the Kims used Brazilian passports, which clearly show both their pictures, to attempt to obtain visas from foreign embassies, adding this shows their attempt to build a possible escape route. (more...)
United Nations experts links North Korea to Syria's chemical weapons program United Nations experts links North Korea to Syria's chemical weapons program
- March 01, 2018

The reclusive state sent more than 40 unreported shipments to Syria between 2012 and 2017, according to a panel of experts. Another episode happened in August 2016, when a delegation of " North Korean missile technicians" visited Syria and brought with them "special resistance valves and thermometers known for use in chemical weapons ", according to the report. (more...)
"A Wrinkle in Time" Will Have Free Screenings for Underprivileged Children
- March 01, 2018

Formal reviews don't drop until March 7 - two days before the film's release - but a few people who attended the premiere shared their opinions on the science-fiction movie . Given the fact this is a huge Disney sci-fi film, starring a little black girl played by Storm Reid , there is a similar sentiment to get as many seats filled as possible. (more...)
Bernie Sanders's son launches congressional bid in New Hampshire Bernie Sanders's son launches congressional bid in New Hampshire
- March 01, 2018

Sanders, who is running as a Democrat for a U.S. House seat in New Hampshire, said on CNN. Sanders, who does not live in the district, says his 17-year career as a legal services analyst in neighboring MA has prepared him to effectively represent New Hampshire's "working class, who have been beaten up by the system". (more...)
Vice President Mike Pence to speak in Nashville Tuesday Vice President Mike Pence to speak in Nashville Tuesday
- March 01, 2018

He called President Trump the " most pro-life president in American history" and touted the anti-abortion actions by the Trump administration during his speech , including his appointment of conservative justices. Constitution. "I couldn't be more proud of the deep compassion of the pro-life movement and the continued commitment to be there to love them both", he said. (more...)
Russians Reportedly 'Compromised' Systems In 7 States Before 2016 Election Russians Reportedly 'Compromised' Systems In 7 States Before 2016 Election
- March 01, 2018

IL is working to better protect itself from hacking ahead of the state's March primary, the state's top elections official said Wednesday, noting that federal authorities have warned that the threat of further Russian interference before November's midterm elections "is still very real". (more...)
Donald Trump imperils United States' World Cup bid Donald Trump imperils United States' World Cup bid
- March 01, 2018

Donald Trump won't still be in office when 2026 rolls around, but he could be hurting the U.S.'s bid, along with Canada and Mexico, to host that year's World Cup. With the World Cup expanding for the first time to include 48 countries in 2026, the U.S. was considered to be the favorite based purely on logistics. (more...)
Former Auburn running back Stephen Davis Jr. rejoins SC on defense Former Auburn running back Stephen Davis Jr. rejoins SC on defense
- March 01, 2018

Trent Alley picked up the win for Furman while the loss goes to Carmen Mlodzinski. USC falls to 6-4 and will play three games against arch-rival Clemson starting on Friday at Founders Park. LSU's defense then forced a turnover in the SC backcourt with 12 seconds left that gave Waters the chance to get it to overtime, which he did. Myers and Gravett each sank a free throw before the Tigers scored their only points of overtime on Brandon Sampson's tip-in with 45 seconds left. (more...)
High wind warning sweeps across Bay Area on Thursday High wind warning sweeps across Bay Area on Thursday
- March 01, 2018

Winds could gust as high as 37 miles per hour. Rain could gradually changeover to snow later in the day as temperatures drop; before ending at night. Thursday: Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Thursday night - Rain showers likely before 1 a.m., then rain and snow showers likely. Afternoon highs in the mid to upper 80s across NE FL, low to mid 80s in SE GA and upper 70s to low 80s along the beaches. (more...)
Famous Singer Sentenced to Jail for Insulting River Famous Singer Sentenced to Jail for Insulting River
- March 01, 2018

The court convicted her of spreading fake news, but her case is now in progress as she paid a hefty fine for bail. Abdel-Wahab joked to "drink Evian instead". It is caused by a parasitic worm that lives in fresh water in subtropical and tropical regions, growing inside the human body. The name of the song, Bos Omak is a play on words with Arabic profanity "kos omak" meaning "your mother's vagina". (more...)
At least 15 killed as Egypt trains collide At least 15 killed as Egypt trains collide
- March 01, 2018

This article has been adapted from its original source . There was no immediate information on what caused the collision between a cargo train and a passenger train. Observers attribute such crashes to old equipment, poor maintenance and state incompetence. That was the deadliest train crash in Egypt since a November 2013 collision between a train and a bus that killed 27 people south of Cairo. (more...)
Don Brash backs Judith Collins as National leader Don Brash backs Judith Collins as National leader
- March 01, 2018

He will leave Parliament this week, after two stints as National's leader and 10 months as prime minister after Sir John Key quit. Former National Leader Don Brash and former National PR Man Ben Thomas joined Mike Hosking to share their takes on who will win. (more...)
Canada play for gold Canada play for gold
- March 01, 2018

The 29 medals included 11 gold, eight silver and 10 bronze. Several become American citizens and lead Team USA to a sweep of the cross-country and biathlon events in 2026. South Korea claimed two silver medals on the final day. With a record-setting talent like Bloemen at the top, perhaps that can happen again. However, the negative side of the latest developments was that the North was seen making a peace overture toward Seoul as part of its ploy to buy time, drive a wedge between the ... (more...)
Tokyo 2020: Mascots unveiled for Olympics and Paralympics Tokyo 2020: Mascots unveiled for Olympics and Paralympics
- March 01, 2018

The blue Olympic mascot is said to embody both old tradition and new innovation and have a strong sense of justice, as well as possess vast athletic ability. The mascots are characters that "embody both old tradition and new innovation", said the organisers of Tokyo 2020. For instance, "Kumamon" mascot created to promote Kumamoto region of the country, brought in $8.8 million past year from sale of products bearing its image. (more...)

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