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Here is how local school districts are handling student walkouts

Protests against gun violence continued at schools in Gwinnett on Friday, this time with students at Norcross High School walking out and expressing anger about...


Israeli navy fatally shoots Palestinian fishermen offshore Gaza

The navy opened fire after the boat ignored warnings and strayed from a permitted fishing area in the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel, the spokeswoman said. ...


Another Two Russian Fifth Gen Su-57 Jets Land in Syria's Hmeymim

Another explanation to the Russians' decision to transfer the advanced plane to the Middle East might be their concern, even panic, over the US Air Force bomb...


NK's high-level delegation comes to S. Korea for Olympics' closing ceremony

The visit by Chol, who led an eight-member high-level delegation that crossed the Demilitarized Zone in the morning, is the final piece of the Games-led diploma...


7.5 quake rattles Papua New Guinea

USGS said some casualties and damage were possible and recent earthquakes in the area had caused landslides. Homes in the region were "a mix of vulnerable and...


4 critically injured after Leicester blast

They have closed Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road and are asking people to avoid the area. Cops urged the public to avoid the area, and residents n...


The Simpsons Predicted US Curling Gold Medal Victory in 2010

John Shuster's last throw in the eighth end of the Olympic curling final clacked off one Swedish stone and knocked it into another, sending them both skittering...


North Korea Open To Talks With US, South Korea's Presidential Office Says

The Korean re-approachment has been seen as a move by North Korea to drive a wedge between the South and the US. And the USA has limited leverage over numerous ...


'Major incident' in Leicester after reports of huge blast

British police and emergency crews rushed to the scene after the blast, which occurred around 7 PM local time. "Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road have...


Bhuvneshwar: We're ready to go to England and Australia

India thus completed a memorable comeback after losing the test series 2-1; the men in blue won both editions of the limited over formats. Indian opening bow...


Labour backs staying in EU customs union, Keir Starmer confirms

If he whips his MPs to support the amendment along those lines tabled by Tory rebel Anna Soubry and the government is defeated it would be a direct challenge ...


First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card

Those defections arrived a day after auto rental company Enterprise Holdings , which also owns Alamo and National, said it was cutting off discounts for NR...


Florida high school to reopen for first time since shooting

English teacher Erin Fluchel saw an online post from a teacher asking for letters to have ready for when the students in Florida return to school. The Broward...


PSL 2018: Two matches to be played today

Umaid Asif of Peshawar Zalmi is the new find of PSL 2018. The team has a strong batting line-up, with players such as Kevin Pietersen, Shane Watson, Jason...


Woman stabbed to death at MA library

Upon arrival police located a 22-year-old female and a 77-year-old male, both Winchester residents, suffering from stab wounds. When Yao's neighbors heard abo...


Democrats offer own memo on Russian Federation probe

However, Schiff has criticized Trump for treating the two documents differently, as the 4-page GOP memo was released with no redactions after being signed...


Parents of abducted Nigerian girls seek action from government

Residents said they saw Boko Haram insurgents taking away girls by truck when they attacked the school. "But let me reassure you, from the British military pe...


Pena Nieto Trip to US Called Off After Phone Call With Trump

A planned visit by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to the White House has been called off after a heated phone exchange with President Trump, US media repo...


Broward Sheriff Deputy Resigns After Video Shows He Avoided School Shooting

Scott's announcement was part of his comprehensive plan to address school safety in the wake of last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School i...


Record-breaker Marit Bjoergen puts Norway on top of Winter Olympics final tally

The skier, who turns 38 in March, finished nearly two minutes ahead of Finland's Krista Pärmäkoski as Bjoergen increased her Olympic medal haul to eight golds...


UP: Dalit girl burnt alive in Unnao district

According to the girl's family, she had left home for the market at around 7pm on her bicycle. Even before she could react, they poured petrol on her and set he...


Former PYD/PKK leader arrested in Czech capital

The source said Muslim went to the conference, which is held every six months to discuss the Middle East situation, based on an invitation from Czech authoritie...


AU condemns twin auto bombings in Somalia

Dozens of people were wounded. "We have just confirmed that up to 22 people were killed in the attacks, among them three Somali security forces". Abdulkadir...


India clinch T20 series against South Africa 2-1

The match brought to an end India's two-month tour. Pandya did not have the greatest of starts to the decider as he struggled to score boundaries with the b...


Christian leaders shut Jerusalem's Holy Sepulchre church

The leaders voiced consternation with plans to tax church assets that are considered to be commercial. These actions breach existing agreements and worldwide ...


Fisher, Pepperell lead Qatar Masters

The 27-year-old Pepperell's lead was reduced to just one stroke when Fisher birdied the 17th. What a day. Oli made it really tough and I made it tough for mys...


VIrat and Dhoni - OUT, New Team India is ready for Nidahas Trophy

India's regular seaming bowling line-up comprising of Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah and allrounder Hardik Pandya. Deepak Hooda, Washinton Sundar, Vijay...


Rounds of heavy rain and storms Sunday

Right now we are under a marginal risk for severe weather. The warm front will likely cause rain on Tuesday , as another cold front approaches and increases ...


PM Narendra Modi most expensive watchman in the world, says Congress

He further alleged that the money is snatched from the pockets of poor farmers and transferred to the sack of "ten businessmen". Aapne deshke 10 sabse ameer udy...


Trump questions why Obama administration is not subject of Russian Federation investigation

Among these actions, additional funding for US army help in energy exports to Eastern Europe, support of the sanctions imposed by the Obama administration, aid ...


Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members

The swiftness of the corporate reaction against the NRA has differed from that of past shootings, including the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre tha...


Ex-Trump aide to plead guilty in Russian Federation probe

On Thursday night, Gates emailed a brief letter to friends and family, telling them of his decision to plead guilty , Republican lobbyist Jack Burkman said. Ga...


USA expands laundering, fraud charges against ex-Trump campaign chief

Also Friday, Mueller's team unsealed a new indictment exclusively against Manafort that included an allegation that in 2012 he, with Gates' assistance, secret...


CPC removes two term limit for President Xi

There is no limit on his tenure as the party and military chief, though a maximum 10-year term is the norm. It gave no other details, but the full proposal is...


Companies that have cut ties with the NRA, at a glance

It tweeted that "customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA". Gun control activists have been mounting a campaign on Twitter...


Latvian financial supervisor says no 'panic' from ABLV bank

In an interview with Reuters, a senior ABLV executive appealed for the group to be spared closure. The bank said its liquidation may be started "in the neares...


Ivanka Trump Meets with Moon, Briefly Discusses N.Korea

A Seoul-led global panel said North Korea staged a torpedo attack on the South Korean warship Cheonan, a claim the North denies. Defector Kim Hyung-soo, who...


PM Narendra Modi 'most expensive watchman' in the world, says Kapil Sibal

The Prime Minister said that through AI, "we can be alerted about natural calamities.Can we help the farmers to know about their crops return?" Narendra Modi...


Hyderabad's Aruna Reddy scripts history, bags bronze at Gymnastics WC

She hails from Hyderabad . Aruna left an inedible mark in the annals of Indian sports history by winning a bronze medal in the women's vault event of Gymnast...


Pakistan not on FATF's terror financing watch-list, public announcements reveal

Pakistan's ruling elite needs to recognize that the world even the country's so-called close allies are not going to put up with Islamabad's ideological hang-up...


BJP demands Tharoor's apology for 'dog analogy'

As election campaigns is picking up pace in Meghalaya, yet another star campaigner of the Congress visited the state to rally support for the party candidates. ...


Olympics invisible to North Korea

In her remarks, Ivanka Trump said she was in South Korea to celebrate the Olympics and to reaffirm the USA commitment to a "maximum pressure campaign to ens...


Over 500 killed in Syrian rebel enclave

Speaking in the Council after the vote, United States Permanent Representative Nikki Haley lashed out at Russian Federation saying that during the time it held ...


Major Walking Dead Star Auditioned for Spider-Man, Solo

Alpert told us he didn't believe Carl was aiming with the patch and dismissed the tweets as "pretty amusing". The episode is a tearful sendoff for Carl and Ri...


GST: GoM suggests April 1 date to rollout e-way bill system

Talking to reporters after the meeting of GoM on Saturday, Mr Modi said the requirement for intra-state movement of goods of more than Rs 50,000 value would be ...


Trump Announces Another Round of Sanctions Against North Korea

They are also aimed at ships located, registered or flagged in North Korea, China, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Marshall Islands, Tanzania, Panama and the Como...


Parkland Survivors Call for a March on Washington, and Plan School Walkout

CNN said Mr Trump had declined an invitation to speak at its event. But instead of being directed by politicians, many who have offered "thoughts and pra...


Donald Trump calls deputy a 'coward' for not engaging Florida shooter

They protected us". A few Palm Beach County , Fla., police officers are guarding the home of the previous school asset deputy who remained outside Marjo...


Donegal to escape worst of snow but temperatures to plummet

It is possible that the weather front that will keep weather settled until the weekend could end up pushing very cold Siberian weather east. You can read Nola...


Nebraska among states forgoing funds from $650 million Takata settlement

South Carolina, which led the states, will get just more than $139,000 to cover costs of the investigation. At least 20 people died worldwide and hundreds mor...