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FIFA Chief Infantino to Miss Iraq vs Saudi Arabia Match FIFA Chief Infantino to Miss Iraq vs Saudi Arabia Match
- March 02, 2018

The country has not played full internationals on home turf ever since its 1990 invasion of Kuwait that sparked an global embargo. However, Infantino also added that he was reluctant to be heard as "criticizing anyone". "In a great country such as Iran, more can certainly be done", he said". "Iran is a safe country and is ready to host regional and global sports and groups", Rouhani underlined, pointing out that regional federations should seek to bring nations closer together and increase ... (more...)
Plot twist: Vero, the new popular social network, may actually be bad Plot twist: Vero, the new popular social network, may actually be bad
- March 02, 2018

Although Vero has been around since 2015, the network is finally gaining enough traction so that users can make an impact for it. Many celebrities and famous social media bloggers find this feature liberating. The Vero App is now ranked as the second top free app in Apple App Store , with the YouTube being first and Instagram ranked third. Vero is now offering its first one million subscriptions no annual fee for life, which should help to catapult the network to success. (more...)
Three nabbed over deadly blast in Leicester Three nabbed over deadly blast in Leicester
- March 02, 2018

Claims by neigbours suggest the explosion and the building's subsequent "pancake collapse" was caused by the operation of an illegal alcohol still, Metro reports . Leah Beth Reek, 18, who is Shane's girlfriend, is also missing, as is 22-year-old Viktorija Ljevleva who is thought to have been working in the Polish supermarket at the time of the explosion on Hinckley Road on Sunday night. (more...)
Korea calls tougher United States sanctions an act of war Korea calls tougher United States sanctions an act of war
- March 02, 2018

Ivanka Trump, a senior White House adviser, did not interact with the North Korean delegation, a senior US administration official said. A delegation from Pyongyang told South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday that Pyongyang was open to talks with Washington . (more...)
Temperatures in high 50s today, with elevated fire danger Temperatures in high 50s today, with elevated fire danger
- March 02, 2018

The sun will reappear for Friday but the breeze will pick up in a big way. Wind gusts to 50mph are most likely in the afternoon and evening Friday . Winds will become more southerly. In any storm that develops damaging wind will be the main threat. Tomorrow: More snow, about 2 to 4 centimetres, and a 20 kilometre per hour wind. (more...)
Driver in fatal Tennessee school bus crash found guilty Driver in fatal Tennessee school bus crash found guilty
- March 02, 2018

During the trial, prosecutors argued Walker was driving well over the 30 miles per hour speed limit and was on his phone when the school bus ran off the road. Chattanooga police officer Joe Warren testified Tuesday that no evidence suggested the second vehicle was in Walker's lane. The prosecution said the first 911 call about the crash came in at 3:20 p.m., indicating Walker was on the phone during the incident. (more...)
Woman and 3 children found dead in West Brookfield home Woman and 3 children found dead in West Brookfield home
- March 02, 2018

The deaths are considered suspicious and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has accepted the case. Police did not immediately release the identities of the woman or the children or share how they died. "The specific circumstances are unknown at this time", Superintendent Brett Kustigian said. Authorities discovered the bodies of a woman and three young children inside the West Brookfield, Mass. (more...)
Attacks in Burkina Faso capital near French embassy, military headquarters Attacks in Burkina Faso capital near French embassy, military headquarters
- March 02, 2018

Gunfire and explosions rocked Burkina Faso's capital Friday, by the army headquarters and in a neighborhood that houses embassies, the offices of the prime minister and the United Nations. In August, extremists opened fire as patrons dined on a Sunday night at the Aziz Istanbul restaurant, killing at least 18 people. Security forces struggled to contain the attacks . (more...)
Killed After Shots Fired in CMU Dorm Killed After Shots Fired in CMU Dorm
- March 02, 2018

The Mount Pleasant police and Isabella County Sheriff's Department are assisting university police, officials said. However, the university is still on lock down as police continue to search for the suspect. Friday was a light day on campus with the start of spring break. " Reports of Shots fired at Campbell Hall, subject is a male last seen with mustard colored jeans and a blue hoodie, pistol potentially in waistband". (more...)
7000-year-old Native American burial site discovered underwater 7000-year-old Native American burial site discovered underwater
- March 02, 2018

Archaeologists, anthropologists and the Seminole Tribe of Florida are developing a plan for the 7,000-year-old area that's under about 20 feet of water. The pond would have sat on dry land roughly 9 feet above sea level at that time. The state also says it understands that MKO is a burial site and that it is prioritizing proper treatment of the remains. (more...)
Have You Voted Yet In The 2018 Texas Primary Election? Have You Voted Yet In The 2018 Texas Primary Election?
- March 02, 2018

The bottom line is that there's really no evidence Democrats nationally are suffering from too many primaries or too much infighting. But a host of Democrats have made a push to be more competitive. Three seats on the five-member Board of Commissioners will be on ballots this year. They include Mark Hedrick and Zachary D. Almond. While filings were required for the Primary Election when it comes to the York City Council, the Henderson City Council, the Heartland School Board and the York ... (more...)
Scott Israel's future 'up to local officials': White House on school shooting Scott Israel's future 'up to local officials': White House on school shooting
- March 02, 2018

He's even signed the opening passage, a foreword to the 2018 "White House Economic Report of the President". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters at a press conference that Trump plans to meet with "members of the videogame industry" in order to discuss what they can do about gun violence. (more...)
Indonesian Police Questions Luxury Yacht Crew in 1MBD Probe Indonesian Police Questions Luxury Yacht Crew in 1MBD Probe
- March 02, 2018

The yacht flew a Cayman Islands flag astern and an Indonesian flag at midship. The Department of Justice (DoJ) is seeking to seize approximately $1 billion worth of assets allegedly bought with the misappropriated 1MDB funds by the yacht's owner, Jho Low. (more...)
Police question Netanyahu over telecom case Police question Netanyahu over telecom case
- March 02, 2018

The controlling shareholder of Bezeq Telecom, Shaul Elovitch, is now in police custody, together with a former Netanyahu spokesman. They deny any wrongdoing. The final choice on both instances could take weeks. The police haven't yet ascertained whether the first lady is also a suspect, the spokeswomen said. (more...)
Stifel Nicolaus Lowers Realty Income (O) Price Target to $60.00
- March 02, 2018

BMO Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating and set a $79.00 target price on shares of Kilroy Realty in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Howe & Rusling Inc who had been investing in Visa Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $271.76 billion market cap company. (more...)
Friday's weather; Heavy snowfalls overnight with Status Red warning in place Friday's weather; Heavy snowfalls overnight with Status Red warning in place
- March 02, 2018

Status orange warning means people should be prepared for significantly bad weather as roads may become risky due to icy conditions and possible snow. People across a huge swathe of the country are being advised to stay indoors. Mr Hogan urged people to heed the advice. It will remain in place until 11am tomorrow. (more...)
Deaths and disruption as Storm Emma brings blizzards to snow-hit UK Deaths and disruption as Storm Emma brings blizzards to snow-hit UK
- March 02, 2018

A polar front dubbed "The Beast from the East " arrived in Ireland on Tuesday evening - bringing sub-zero temperatures, frost and snowy conditions. Current forecasts are for conditions to worsen before improvement with tomorrow and Friday looking like potential blizzard conditions. Clonskeagh Mosque has announced it's opening its doors to homeless people in Dublin during Storm Emma. (more...)
US Plans to Sell Antitank Missiles to Ukraine US Plans to Sell Antitank Missiles to Ukraine
- March 02, 2018

In its notice to Congress, the State Department says it plans to sell 37 command launch units along with the 210 American-made Javelin missiles . Officials from the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, the Pentagon directorate overseeing global arms deals with the US, notified Congress Thursday on the proposed sale of the FGM-148 Javelin anti-tank missile. (more...)
USA average crude prices grow in December 2017 USA average crude prices grow in December 2017
- March 02, 2018

Oil is poised for its first monthly decline in half a year as January's rally fades on growing fears over booming US shale supply. West Texas Intermediate for April delivery declined $1.20 to $61.81 a barrel at 11:22 a.m. US crude is on track for a 4 percent drop this week, its first weekly decline in three, having given up much of the gains in recent weeks when sentiment was boosted by a fall in stocks at the Cushing delivery point for WTI . (more...)
Army Releases Over 1000 Boko Haram Hostages Army Releases Over 1000 Boko Haram Hostages
- March 02, 2018

Four policemen were also reportedly shot dead, while three humanitarian workers were said to have been killed and others sustained injuries. A total of 603 civilians detained as hostages by Boko Haram were also rescued and taken to the cities of BÃñma and Pulka, where they are being registered before the subsequent delivery to the displaced camp's officers, he added. (more...)
IU set to open Big Ten Tournament against Rutgers IU set to open Big Ten Tournament against Rutgers
- March 02, 2018

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights will play the Purdue Boilermakers in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals on Friday, start time at 8:55 PM ET, at Madison Square Garden, New York , NY. "We just toughed it out, and we get 40 (minutes) more so we're excited about that". But as poor as IN looked offensively, it was abhorrent defensively. (more...)
Rocket Launcher and Machine Guns Among 57000 Firearms Surrendered in Australian Amnesty Rocket Launcher and Machine Guns Among 57000 Firearms Surrendered in Australian Amnesty
- March 02, 2018

Another governmental shockwave that changed Australia's gun ownership climate was a wide-scale firearm buyback, paying the country's residents reasonable sums for more than one million firearms of all size, shape, and make. "It's a resounding success". Key to the success over several state-based amnesties that have occurred since the 1996 massacre was that licensed gun dealers had agreed to act as collection points. (more...)
Friday the 13th: Fan anchors fake Jason to bottom of dive site Friday the 13th: Fan anchors fake Jason to bottom of dive site
- March 02, 2018

It's inspired by the events that transpired in Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives , when Jason is defeated by being chained to the bottom of the Crystal Lake. And then boom, at 120 feet, there he is. The kicker: the lake's name is Crystal Lake. Though the statue of horror icon Jason Voorhees was planted almost 5 years ago, divers are just now starting to stumble upon it, turning it into a viral sensation. (more...)
Swae Lee Releases New Single Swae Lee Releases New Single "Hurt To Look"
- March 02, 2018

Swae Lee , who is one half of Rae Sremmurd , drop the first hint that he is contemplating a solo career. Juicy J also comes through with a verse of his own near the end and gives a shout out to the late Lil Peep . The duo have stayed true to a promise to release new tunes this week. The song was recently featured in an ESPN promo for a Cleveland Cavaliers-Boston Celtics game. (more...)
13-year-old who shot, killed self planned school shooting 13-year-old who shot, killed self planned school shooting
- March 02, 2018

Brink said Keith appeared to show a fascination with the perpetrators of past school shootings, particularly Columbine. On Feb. 20, police responded to Jackson Memorial Middle School in Stark County after receiving a call about a student who had shot himself in the boy's bathroom. (more...)
At least 24 dead in drug clinic fire At least 24 dead in drug clinic fire
- March 02, 2018

The fire completely destroyed a wooden building, in which bed-ridden patients found themselves unable to escape, local media reported. Three people have been hospitalized. Civil activists blamed official corruption and the failure to respect safety regulations as the factor causing large numbers of casualties in increasingly frequent fires in Azerbaijan. (more...)
Former State Senator Wins GOP Primary to Replace Franks Former State Senator Wins GOP Primary to Replace Franks
- March 02, 2018

If elected, she said she would work on righting the ship. Curiel mentioned his IN roots IN his 101-page ruling on the wall when he cited another native of the state, U.S. The seat became vacant after GOP incumbent Rep. Trent Franks resigned following a sexual misconduct allegation. The heavily Republican district includes suburbs such as Peoria and Sun City. (more...)
PM Justin Trudeau alleges India, backs 'Atwal theory' PM Justin Trudeau alleges India, backs 'Atwal theory'
- March 02, 2018

Atwal to a Canadian government reception, as well as a high-level dinner (the dinner invitation was rescinded), during his week-long tour of India . Trudeau accepted Sarai's offer. "With this, Trudeau has once again shot himself in the foot and needlessly provoked New Delhi ". A Canadian citizen of Indian origin, Mr Atwal's invitation embarrassed the visiting delegation, which had been trying to allay concerns it was too soft on separatists who support a Sikh independence movement. (more...)
Ramaphosa wants land issue resolved 'once and for all' Ramaphosa wants land issue resolved 'once and for all'
- March 02, 2018

Parliament on Tuesday took the step to hasten the transfer of land from white to black owners when officials backed a motion seeking to change the Constitution to allow land expropriation without compensation . Ramaphosa seems to have realised that his ANC party's support of the EFF's parliamentary motion might have devastating effects on the economy and he moved in to assure investors that their money is still safe in South Africa . (more...)
Nigeria's Ben Enwonwu's 'Tutu' painting sells for African record in UK Nigeria's Ben Enwonwu's 'Tutu' painting sells for African record in UK
- March 02, 2018

The "African Mona Lisa " became a symbol of national reconciliation at a delicate time in Nigeria's history. " Tutu " draws natural comparisons with the Da Vinci classic, each featuring a three-quarter profile of a young woman captured with an enigmatic expression. (more...)

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