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Energy officials say nuclear power plants withstood Russian attack Energy officials say nuclear power plants withstood Russian attack
- March 20, 2018

Has there been a sea change in the White House about Russian Federation? The Treasury Department says the GRU and Russia's military both interfered in the American election and were "directly responsible" for the NotPetya cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe in June 2017. (more...)
Lyon soccer team charged with 'racist behavior' over Nazi symbols at game Lyon soccer team charged with 'racist behavior' over Nazi symbols at game
- March 20, 2018

The semi-final draw will be made two days later; the first leg will be played on April 24 and 25, and the second legs the week following, on May 1 and 2. The likes of Lazio, Arsenal and Atlético Madrid, among other prestigious European clubs, found out who they will face in the last eight. "Maybe the team that's the biggest favorite is Atletico Madrid but anyway what I like doesn't matter too much because I have no influence", the Frenchman was quoted as saying by Sky Sports . (more...)
JNU Students Launch #SuspendJohri Campaign Against Professor Accused of Sexual Harassment JNU Students Launch #SuspendJohri Campaign Against Professor Accused of Sexual Harassment
- March 20, 2018

Although a First Information Report (FIR) has been registered against the professor, students complain that the university administration is protecting the accused by not taking immediate action against him. Another statement issued by the students had said, "There is a financial nexus between the professor and the administration. The JNU administration has not even suspended him from his academic duties". (more...)
Nitish Kumar renews demand for special status for Bihar Nitish Kumar renews demand for special status for Bihar
- March 20, 2018

He added: "I will never compromise with those trying to divide the society". Election Commission had, in December past year, stated that at the time, when he had filed the affidavit, there was no case pending against Mr Kumar. When reporters asked Nitish to comment on Paswan's remarks, he said: "I support what he said". Sharma claimed that the Bihar chief minister did not disclose information on a pending criminal case while filing his nomination on more than one occasion since 2004, ... (more...)
China gets a new set of top officials after polls China gets a new set of top officials after polls
- March 20, 2018

Zhao Kezhi (趙克志) was confirmed as minister of public security in charge of the police, while Chen Wenqing (陳文清), a former top official in the Chinese Communist Party's graft-busting agency, remains minister of state security responsible for espionage and counterintelligence. (more...)
Authorities find missing teen, 45-year-old man in Mexico Authorities find missing teen, 45-year-old man in Mexico
- March 20, 2018

Yu's mother, Miu Luu, told The Allentown Morning Call she was flooded with relief upon hearing her daughter had been located. Since the pair's return, Yu has been reunited with her family. Mr Waldron said Mrs Esterly was relieved authorities had picked up the pair. "He had to see her and be with her", said Waldron. In an interview with WFMZ , her brother said, "I think they know or they planned.to do this, and I think it was both of their ideas because Amy is not that stupid". (more...)
Pilot Russia blamed for shooting MH17 down 'found dead at home' Pilot Russia blamed for shooting MH17 down 'found dead at home'
- March 20, 2018

But Russia instead accused Captain Voloshyn of shooting down the passenger plane, killing 298 passengers and crew. Captain Voloshyn flew 33 combat missions before retiring from the Air Force a year ago. Ukraine described him as a war hero. A colleague of his, Evgeni Agapov, told Russian Federation that Voloshyn accidentally shot down the Malaysia Airlines flight, because he confused the aircraft with another plane, according to the Telegraaf. (more...)
Pope says prostitution tortures women, apologizes for Catholic 'clients' Pope says prostitution tortures women, apologizes for Catholic 'clients'
- March 20, 2018

But a tattoo "is a sign of belonging", and asking a young person about his or her tattoos can be a great place to begin a dialogue about priorities, values, belonging: "And then you can approach the culture of the young". Let's not confuse the terms, " he added. As the Australia-born daughter of two Iraqis, who lives in a multiethnic country and is connected by social media with people all over the world, Markas said it was hard to know who to listen to and to know "which path should I take, ... (more...)
Facebook's security chief to leave company Facebook's security chief to leave company
- March 20, 2018

After news broke of a leak of information via research firm Cambridge Analytica, Stamos spent his weekend on Twitter pushing back on characterizing the incident as a "breach", pointing out that data access is permitted and then that usage is limited by legal agreement. (more...)
Controversial Saudi prince Mohammed Bin Salman heads to White House Controversial Saudi prince Mohammed Bin Salman heads to White House
- March 20, 2018

The background is this: Saudi Arabia , to reduce its dependence on oil for electricity generation and free up more oil for exports, wants to build 16 nuclear power plants over the coming 20 to 25 years at a total price tag of over US$80 billion - and the Trump administration wants in on the deal. (more...)
Russian President Vladimir Putin Re-Elected, Wins by a Landslide Russian President Vladimir Putin Re-Elected, Wins by a Landslide
- March 20, 2018

President Aleksandar Vucic recalled that Serbia is "an honest friend and reliable partner" to Russian Federation. "Where the legal framework restricts many fundamental freedoms and the outcome is not in doubt elections nearly lose their objective of empowering people to choose their leaders". (more...)
Office of American Innovation Leader Takes New Job Office of American Innovation Leader Takes New Job
- March 20, 2018

Dubbed " New Zealand's most successful man" by local media, Chris Liddell was a contender to be Trump's chief economic adviser, and is a former chief financial officer of General Motors , Microsoft , and The International Paper company, the world's largest pulp and paper company. (more...)
Kushner Cos. filed false documents on rent-regulated tenants Kushner Cos. filed false documents on rent-regulated tenants
- March 20, 2018

Tax records filed a few months after that original paperwork revealed the apartment buildings contained as many as 94 rent-regulated units that were passed over from the previous owner. "We are launching a joint investigation that will look into the prevalence of falsified building permits including but not limited to Kushner companies", said Councilman Ritche Torres, head of the investigations committee. (more...)
Brokerages Set Bank of America Corp (BAC) PT at $30.23
- March 20, 2018

Bank Amer Corp now has $326.71 billion valuation . The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $11.05. Analysts have given a rating of 2.10 on company shares on a consensus basis. Sterling Cap Mngmt Ltd Llc reported 0.23% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Ascend Capital Lc holds 353,782 shares. Banque Pictet Cie Sa accumulated 513,215 shares or 0.29% of the stock. (more...)
Blink-182 To Take Up Residency In Las Vegas Blink-182 To Take Up Residency In Las Vegas
- March 20, 2018

The band's seventh studio release California , features the Billboard Alternative Chart-topping "Bored to Death" and catchy "She's Out of Her Mind", as well as the residency title track " Kings of the Weekend ". Many people will find it kind of hard to mentally picture a pop punk band like Blink 182 doing anything remotely in aesthetic style of the Rat Pack, but that is not to say that they can not find a way to pull it off and turn it into one hell of a big rock n' roll spectacle with a ... (more...)
Timeline of the Iran nuclear deal under Trump Timeline of the Iran nuclear deal under Trump
- March 20, 2018

Corker added that he did not think the United States pulling out of a nuclear deal with Iran would affect possible negotiations with North Korea over its nuclear weapons program. The news agency reported on March 16 that the document was sent to European Union capitals on Friday to sound out support for such sanctions, given that they would need the backing of all 28 EU member governments to go into effect. (more...)
Gambia To Sign African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement Gambia To Sign African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement
- March 20, 2018

They meet in Rwanda tomorrow to set up the African Continental Free Trade Area involving 55 African Union members with a combined GDP of $2.5 trillion. "We at the Nigeria Labour Congress are shocked by the sheer impunity or blatant lack of consultation in the process that has led to this", said NLC President Ayuba Wabba. (more...)
Sen. Durbin Slams Clinton Comments as 'Wrong, Not Helpful' Sen. Durbin Slams Clinton Comments as 'Wrong, Not Helpful'
- March 20, 2018

I was just reading about Hillary Clinton's trip to India. My first instinct was to defend Americans and explain how Donald Trump could have been elected. 'Like most Americans, people overseas remain shocked and dismayed at what they are witnessing daily, ' she began. McCain pushed back on this pointing out that, for her, Clinton was the one being divisive with her messaging on Trump voters. (more...)
Suspect who attacked autistic man in Ontario could be from BC Suspect who attacked autistic man in Ontario could be from BC
- March 20, 2018

The video shows three men approaching a 29-year-old autistic man sitting on a staircase at the Square One bus station around 10:45 p.m. on March 13. The suspects surrounded him and "continued to punch and kick the male multiple times" before fleeing. (more...)
Jamaican Man Among Six Killed in Bridge Collapse at Florida University Jamaican Man Among Six Killed in Bridge Collapse at Florida University
- March 20, 2018

The eight-lane segment of the Tamiami Trail below remained open during the testing. The lawsuit said a vehicle swerving to avoid the falling concrete struck Hepburn. This meeting was attended by representatives for FIU and FDOT. In a press conference held Monday afternoon, Morgan said there were a number of factors his firm plans to dig into, as the collapse is under investigation. (more...)
Claims money issues the cause of Donald Trump Jr divorce
- March 20, 2018

She also created her own charity F*A*N, which stands for Fighting AIDS Now. Trump Jr. and younger brother Eric, 34, were put in charge of the Trump businesses during their father's time at the White House. is not a criminal defense attorney". O'Day tweeted on the night of the 2016 election that "My story I didn't tell is worth millions now, though there is no definitive proof that she was referencing an affair with Trump Jr". (more...)
'Love, Simon' star Joey Pollari comes out as gay 'Love, Simon' star Joey Pollari comes out as gay
- March 20, 2018

He remembers he had to threaten to quit for the idea to even be entertained. Always on the hunt for a fresh angle in the teen romance genre, they and Fox 2000 executives realized Simon's story was it. And perhaps one of the most groundbreaking aspects is the universality of Simon's story. The Wrap's Alonso Duralde said in his review that, "There's a place in the culture for adolescent gay kids to enjoy the shiny, shallow coming-of-age stories that their straight peers consume on a ... (more...)
Zia Orphanage Trust graft case: Khaleda's bail stayed until May 8 Zia Orphanage Trust graft case: Khaleda's bail stayed until May 8
- March 20, 2018

Dhaka : The Supreme Court of Bangladesh on Monday stayed Dhaka High Court's order which granted bail to former Prime Minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia in the Zia Orphanage Trust graft case. Zia, 72, was sentenced on February 8 in connection with the embezzlement of 21 million taka (about Dollars 250,000) in foreign donations meant for the Zia Orphanage Trust, named after her late husband Ziaur Rahman, a military ruler-turned-politician. (more...)
Former South Korean President Lee faces further bribery allegations Former South Korean President Lee faces further bribery allegations
- March 20, 2018

South Korean media quoted a senior prosecutor as saying, "Each accusation is a significant offense that requires formal arrest". If arrested, Lee, a conservative who governed from 2008 to 2013, would be the fourth surviving South Korean leader to be entangled in corruption allegations before leaving office or in the years afterward. (more...)
Supreme Court Won't Save Pennsylvania's GOP-Friendly Gerrymander Supreme Court Won't Save Pennsylvania's GOP-Friendly Gerrymander
- March 20, 2018

In the ruling , the judges said they have no authority to act in the matter, except to throw out the case . Eight GOP congressmen and two Republican state senators filed the federal lawsuit a month ago. They argued the state justices infringed on the Legislature's prerogative and did not give lawmakers enough time to come up with a replacement. "The cost of shifting district boundaries - in terms of both campaign funding and constituent fealty - is surely appreciable", the judges wrote. (more...)
SL Green Realty Corp (SLG) Stake Decreased by Sei Investments Co
- March 20, 2018

Polar Securities Inc increased Agilent Technologies Inc (A) stake by 52.99% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. purchased a new position in shares of SL Green Realty in the third quarter worth $14,564,000. (more...)
Foreign ministers meet to plan summits over North Korea nuclear program Foreign ministers meet to plan summits over North Korea nuclear program
- March 20, 2018

South Korea has been increasing its diplomatic activity ahead of the landmark summits. "The United States has doubts on North Korea's abrupt change in attitude towards denuclearization, so in order for the inter-Korean summit to be widely considered a success, South Korea must draw a clear response from North Korea regarding its position on denuclearization to help build a more solid ground for US-North Korea talks", Hong Min, director of the North Korean studies division of the Korea ... (more...)
Putin wins another six years at Russia's helm in landslide victory Putin wins another six years at Russia's helm in landslide victory
- March 20, 2018

Opposition leader Navalny is expected to call for anti-Putin protests demanding a re-run of an election he says was neither free nor fair and worldwide observers were due to give their verdict on how clean the election was later on Monday. Crimea and Russia's subsequent support of separatists in eastern Ukraine led to an array of USA and European sanctions that, along with falling oil prices, damaged the Russian economy and slashed the ruble's value by half. (more...)
Firefighter Thomas Phelan Dies Of Cancer At Age 45 Firefighter Thomas Phelan Dies Of Cancer At Age 45
- March 20, 2018

He helped in the evacuation of Lower Manhattan and ferried rescue workers and supplies to the scene. Two New York City firefighters were killed along with five other US military personnel in Iraq in a helicopter crash, officials confirmed Friday, CBS News reported . (more...)
Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on election through Weibo, hopes for developing ties Modi congratulates Xi Jinping on election through Weibo, hopes for developing ties
- March 20, 2018

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Chinese President Xi Jinping on his re-election as the President of the Peoples Republic of China. Critics say the move, which overturns a push to institutionalize China's ruling practices dating from 1982, will likely lead to increased political repression and possible infighting among party factions seeking to promote their own candidates within the closed system. (more...)

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