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China Fires Warning Shot at US Over Tariffs

China Fires Warning Shot at US Over Tariffs China says it is committed to enforcing United Nations sanctions but that all parties need to do more to reduce tensions and restart talks. The call between Mnuchin and Liu was the highest-level exchange between the two governments since Trump signed Thursday's executive order directing U.S. [Full Article...]

UK Investigators Raid, Search Cambridge Analytica's London Office

UK Investigators Raid, Search Cambridge Analytica's London Office The ICO said it was "pleased with the decision of the judge". It suspended its chief executive officer, Alexander Nix, this week after he was filmed bragging about dirty tricks the firm used to obtain information. The app offered payment in return for users filling out a personality test and Facebook says it was downloaded by 270,000 people. India's information technology minister last week wa... [Full Article...]

Turkey vows to expand operation against Syria Kurds

U.S. says there is no deal over city in Syria's north, where Turkish army seeks to enter and USA forces are present. "We will continue this process until we entirely eliminate this corridor, including in Manbij, Ayn al-Arab, Tal Abyad, Ras al-Ayn and Qamishli", the Turkish leader said. [Full Article...]

Heavy rain and snow hit mountains Friday, warmth returns to Denver

Heavy rain and snow hit mountains Friday, warmth returns to Denver Another cold front should arrive by Friday evening. Wind: NE 10-15. Low: 38. Daytime highs will be in the mid-50s Monday and upper 50s Tuesday. According to Visitor Information Specialist Leslie Vanmetter at the Bass lake Ranger District office in North Fork, the Mountain Area received 3.6 inches of rain from 8 a.m. [Full Article...]

Latest outrage: Vladimir Putin call, leakers

Latest outrage: Vladimir Putin call, leakers President Donald Trump on Tuesday called to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin on his re-election win, despite being told by his advisers not to do so . But Mr Trump on Wednesday agreed with Mr Macron on the need to "hold Russian Federation accountable" for the spy attack, according to the White House. [Full Article...]

Mamata welcomes Mayawati stand on SP-BSP understanding

Mamata welcomes Mayawati stand on SP-BSP understanding They exterted all their force to ensure that the BSP candidate does not win at any cost. In an apparent reference to Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav and BSP supremo Mayawati , Maurya said, "The one who could not be loyal to his father and uncle, can never be loyal to his bua (aunt)". [Full Article...]

Cambridge Analytica Isn't Facebook's Fault

Cambridge Analytica Isn't Facebook's Fault Zuckerberg added by mentioning the AI tools that had been deployed to identify and remove fake accounts that tried manipulating news and thus influencing the elections. Data mining is a dirty but hugely-profitable business, and we should be more protective of our own privacy instead of relying on companies like Facebook to do the right thing. [Full Article...]

Paul McCartney attends anti-gun march in remembrance of John Lennon

Paul McCartney attends anti-gun march in remembrance of John Lennon He added he was unsure if gun violence can be ended, adding: "But this is what we can do, so I'm here to do it". Follow Clash Magazine as we skip merrily between clubs, concerts, interviews and photo shoots. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students Emma Gonzalez, Alex Wind, David Hogg, Jaclyn Corin, and Cameron Kasky planned the March for Our Lives in Washington D.C. [Full Article...]

Head of Alexandria Security Directorate Escapes Bombing

Head of Alexandria Security Directorate Escapes Bombing Islamic State attempted to assassinate Egypt's defence and interior ministers in December during a trip the pair made to the Sinai Peninsula, where the hardline militant group has been waging an insurgency for nearly five years. State-run MENA news agency said the public prosecutor has ordered an investigation into the incident. Alexandria's director of security was traveling in a convoy thro... [Full Article...]

Former Schlitterbahn exec charged with manslaughter in water slide death

Former Schlitterbahn exec charged with manslaughter in water slide death The indictment said the Verruckt water slide raft at Kansas City's Schlitterbahn Waterpark "went airborne and collided with the overhead hoops and netting" created to keep riders from being thrown from the slide. We have set the highest bar for safety in our industry. The waterpark and Tyler Austin Miles, 29, a former operations director at the park, were indicted Friday on involuntary manslaug... [Full Article...]

Became known, the poisoned Skripal in London

Became known, the poisoned Skripal in London European Union leaders recalled their envoy to Moscow in a symbolic protest. The Russian embassy in London reiterated its suggestion that the Porton Down defence laboratory was developing its own "military-grade poisons". He also asked to be allowed to return to Russian Federation because he wanted to see his mother, brother and other relatives. (Picture: Andrew Matthews/ PA Wire) Yesterday, a s... [Full Article...]

Paris Jackson & Cara Delevingne Confirm They Are A Couple With A Kiss!

Paris Jackson & Cara Delevingne Confirm They Are A Couple With A Kiss! Paris took the model on a double date with her godfather Macaulay Culkin and his girlfriend Brenda Song , with the foursome visiting the Argentinian steakhouse Carlito's in West Hollywood. Another source told the outlet recently that Delevingne and Jackson are just buddies. They first made headlines when they were spotted holding hands outside a nightclub in Dalston, East London, back in N... [Full Article...]

Former Georgia Governor Zell Miller dies at 86

Former Georgia Governor Zell Miller dies at 86 Bryan Miller, a grandson and the CEO of the Miller Institute Foundation, said in a statement that his grandfather died peacefully, "surrounded by his family". Cathy Cox , former secretary of state, now dean of Mercer University law school: "I came to know Zell Miller personally when I was first elected to the Legislature in 1992 and loved having a front row seat for so many of his legendary "Sta... [Full Article...]

Target and Kroger discussing possible merger

Target and Kroger discussing possible merger Insiders sold a total of 93,600 shares of company stock worth $2,740,752 in the last quarter. Shares of Kroger Co ( NYSE KR ) traded up $0.05 during trading on Friday, hitting $23.44. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, May 12. The Company has the market capitalization of $61.92B. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 11 by Deutsche Bank. [Full Article...]

TRACK & FIELD: Sarasota boys win IMG Invite

TRACK & FIELD: Sarasota boys win IMG Invite The boys have 50 athletes out for the team this season. "We're all going through this for the first time in our first year together", Ketelsen said. Returning senior Saxon Hagemann was a part of the 3,200-meter relay team that took 11th in the state after taking the district championship in the event and placing third at sectionals. [Full Article...]

Arming Teachers is Not the Solution

Arming Teachers is Not the Solution So, I dragged my feet for a couple of years, but she had the plans already drawn up, so when she came home one day I told her I was going to build it. In the almost two decades since then, the culture of schools have changed so that surveillance cameras, locked doors, and school resource officers are now often the norm. [Full Article...]

Voting begins in Rajya Sabha polls

Voting begins in Rajya Sabha polls Talking to reporters after casting his vote, Yadav said he was sure that the BSP's candidate would win the Rajya Sabha seat. Further, seven union ministers including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar were among those elected. [Full Article...]

How media covered Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal

How media covered Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal This is a lesson for us in the modern era, with its accompanying information age revolution, and tells us why the ramifications of Facebook's current scandal go far wider than many might suggest. A violation could lead to fines or increased regulation. Read the full interview here . The U.K. "data" institute allegedly then used these zillions of pieces of information to tailor political... [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa pardons 3000 to decongest prisons

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa pardons 3000 to decongest prisons The pardon would decongest Zimbabwe's prisons which have around 20,000 inmates but a holding capacity of only 17,000. Our prison and correctional capacity in Zimbabwe is 17,000, but now we have 19,945 inmates, which is well above our detention capacity. [Full Article...]

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning row

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning row Lavrov said Russia would respond "very soon" to Britain's decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats. This includes the revocation of an invitation for foreign minister Sergei Lavrov to visit the United Kingdom, said Mrs May. Russian politicians discussed a possible response to the threat of British sanctions over the Skripal case, pledging tit-for-tat measures that would mirror the severity of ... [Full Article...]


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