• Missing Pennsylvania teen believed to be in Mexico
Missing Pennsylvania teen believed to be in Mexico

Lake also said despite believing initially that Yu boarded her bus to Lee High Valley Academy Regional Charter School on the morning of March 5, that was not the case: "Through investigation, it was subsequently learned that Amy had never boarded her bus that morning".

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  • Turkish forces surround Afrin city in Syria operation
Turkish forces surround Afrin city in Syria operation

In a statement, the military said that "areas of critical importance" had been captured, following a statement yesterday by government spokesperson Bekir Bozdag, confirming that Turkish armed forces had gained control of more than half the area.

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  • Astronaut's DNA no longer identical to twin after year in space
Astronaut's DNA no longer identical to twin after year in space

Astronaut Scott Kelly , who retired from NASA in 2016, is the subject of a study comparing his DNA with that of his identical twin (and fellow astronaut) Mark. Even Scott Kelly himself was surprised by the "news". Astronauts are prone to experiencing a chromosomal "bungee cord" when they return from space, NASA has found.

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  • Trudeau, Trump talk tariffs
Trudeau, Trump talk tariffs

ArcelorMittal Dofasco's chief executive said on Tuesday the company was not seeking Canadian government aid as the domestic steel industry faces uncertainty after U.S. It was the second call in a week that Trudeau made to Trump on the tariffs issue. Later, Canada and Mexico were exempted from the imposition of the trade tariffs.

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  • Melrose increases hostile bid for GKN to US$11 billion
Melrose increases hostile bid for GKN to US$11 billion

Christopher Miller, chairman of Melrose, described the tie-up with Dana as a "bad deal" in a letter to GKN shareholders and accused the GKN board of attempting a "hasty fire sale". Its aerospace division has also attracted a number of suitors since January, but the GKN board decided their proposals undervalued the business and did not pursue them...

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  • FBI's McCabe Expected to Be Fired This Week
FBI's McCabe Expected to Be Fired This Week

Sykes pointed out that the recommendation to fire McCabe was made by career people at the DOJ. It's likely he'll take the recommendation because it would be hard for Sessions, who has promised to go after leakers, to be perceived as looking the other way on leaks.

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  • European Union asks for more clarity from Britain on future relationship after Brexit
European Union asks for more clarity from Britain on future relationship after Brexit

Barnier meanwhile said a whole range of options for third-country cooperation were on the table - the European Union has previously cited trade deals of the type it has with Canada and South Korea. Criticizing the European Commission's "bad faith" on the border issue, Foster hit out at the view of Brussels leaders that not accepting proposals f...

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  • Joy Behar to apologize to Christians about Pence joke
Joy Behar to apologize to Christians about Pence joke

The spat dates back to last month, when Behar and her co-hosts were discussing comments that former West Wing staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman had made on " Celebrity Big Brother ". I was raised to respect everyone's religious faith. "I sincerely apologize for what I said", she said on Tuesday's episode of " The View ". The vice president is ...

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  • Stefanik releases statement on ending House investigation
Stefanik releases statement on ending House investigation

A Republican member of the House Intelligence Committee condemned his GOP colleagues for shuttering its Russian Federation investigation , saying the panel has "lost all credibility". "The Republicans' decision to shut down the House Intelligence Committee's Russian Federation investigation sends a bright green light to Russian Federation to con...

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  • Teenage boy killed, woman injured in Austin explosion
Teenage boy killed, woman injured in Austin explosion

The third blast happened around noon Monday and critically injured a 75-year-old woman. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Neighbors on both sides of the home were evacuated as a precaution until they were confident that there was not a second package. The man had received a delivery a...

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  • Trump Jr. Campaigns For Saccone Day Before Special Election
Trump Jr. Campaigns For Saccone Day Before Special Election

Delano: Conor Lamb comes from a Democratic political family with deep roots in Allegheny County politics. "They've gotta get out and vote, and if they get out and vote, we win easily". Lamb has positioned himself as a moderate and could offer a roadmap for other Democratic candidates running in areas outside liberal strongholds. "We worked rea...

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  • Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton step out in the same shoes
Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton step out in the same shoes

In addition, Australian actor Burgess Abernathy and Vancouver-based Laura Mitchell are will portray Prince William and Kate Middleton , respectively, while Maggie Sullivun ("Fargo") will play the Queen . Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images Queen Elizabeth II attends the 2018 Commonwealth Day Service . "Through exchanging ideas, and seeing ...

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  • BOZICH | Kentucky draws A10 champ Davidson in NCAA Tournament
BOZICH | Kentucky draws A10 champ Davidson in NCAA Tournament

Maybe the biggest shock was Florida State garnering a No. 9 seed, when they'd been squarely on the bubble since losing in the ACC Tournament on Wednesday. 11s went a gaudy 6-2 against No. 6 seeds. It still starts at 6 p.m. EDT. "And then, knowing we were going to move the selection show to TBS and to Atlanta, we felt like what an opportunit...

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  • Trump's Justice Department Makes First Move Against Bump Stocks
Trump's Justice Department Makes First Move Against Bump Stocks

This submission is a formal requirement of the regulatory review process. The accessory was not used in the recent Florida school shooting, in which 17 people were killed, but it was used a year ago in the deadly shooting in Las Vegas. The matter is more complicated than meets the eye. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a ...

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  • European Central Bank leaves rates unchanged, drops easing bias
European Central Bank leaves rates unchanged, drops easing bias

As a result, the bank could be forced to change its monetary policy. That is, investor demand for higher risk assets like stocks are likely to weigh on gold prices . The ECB Chief also noted that the immediate spillover of USA import tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum are unlikely to be that big. The greenback had weakened sharply following...

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  • Pacific Trade Pact Faces Political Scrutiny After Signing
Pacific Trade Pact Faces Political Scrutiny After Signing

Steven Mnuchin, the United States Treasury secretary, said he had held discussions about the prospect of rekindling American membership in the pact, though at a congressional hearing in February, he said it was not a priority. Governments and activists of other member nations worry the changes will raise the costs of medicine. The pact that cover...

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  • No Sam Pitroda, outsiders for Rajya Sabha from Karnataka: Siddaramaiah
No Sam Pitroda, outsiders for Rajya Sabha from Karnataka: Siddaramaiah

Jaitley , a three-term MP, is now a Rajya Sabha member from Gujarat while Petroleum Minister Pradhan represents Bihar in the Upper House. The BJP candidates who had that time won the Rajya Sabha polls were party president Amit Shah and Union minister Smriti Irani.

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  • UCLA Bruins vs. Arizona Wildcats Betting Preview 03/09/18
UCLA Bruins vs. Arizona Wildcats Betting Preview 03/09/18

The slow start for the Wildcats, was not unexpected for a team that arrived in Las Vegas less than 24-hours before tip-off, squaring off against a Colorado team that shot a season-high against ASU, knocking the favored Sun Devils out of the tournament, in the first round.

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  • Water is still out across large parts of London
Water is still out across large parts of London

They may do this by providing bottled water or through bowsers or stand pipes. "While the recent severe freeze and thaw have undoubtedly had an impact on pipes and infrastructure, this weather was forecast in advance, said the Ofwat chief executive, Rachel Fletcher".

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  • Trump considered firing WH counsel if he didn't deny threatening to resign
Trump considered firing WH counsel if he didn't deny threatening to resign

It comes after Trump said Tuesday at the White House that Russians did interfere in America's last presidential election - and other countries probably did too - but cautioned that the USA will counteract any attempt at meddling in the November 2018 midterms.

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  • The DPRK will abandon nuclear weapons, on one condition
The DPRK will abandon nuclear weapons, on one condition

Japan has responded cautiously to the South Korean announcement of summit talks, saying Tokyo's policy of keeping maximum pressure on North Korea is unchanged. The UN Security Council has imposed tough economic sanctions aimed at choking off revenue to Pyongyang's military programmes after Kim's regime carried out a sixth nuclear test and a ser...

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  • Nashville mayor who admitted affair with bodyguard expected to resign
Nashville mayor who admitted affair with bodyguard expected to resign

A local radio station tweeted Tuesday morning that a press conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. CST. Tennessee state Senator Ken Yager (R- Kingston) was the first lawmaker to acknowledge the announcement on Twitter . Forrest, 58, was also married, but his wife dumped him and filed for divorce after learning of the adulterous romance. He headed he...

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  • House passes raise for West Virginia teachers
House passes raise for West Virginia teachers

INSKEEP: So you are insisting it's got to be a 5 percent raise, or this strike can go on and on? Del. Paul Espinosa says he'll take a proposal to the House majority Republican caucus, but it's "pretty clear" that the House believes its position provides the best opportunity to resolve the situation.

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  • China to raise defense budget by 8.1% in 2018
China to raise defense budget by 8.1% in 2018

It will create a transparent, stable and predictable business environment for foreign investors and protect their rights and interests, ensuring that they enjoy national treatment and a fair market, he said. Trade tensions between the world's two largest economies have risen since Trump took office in 2017, and although China only accounts for a sm...

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  • Trump says tariffs will come off if new NAFTA deal is signed
Trump says tariffs will come off if new NAFTA deal is signed

Stocks across the globe rose on Monday, however, after four days in decline as investors saw the tariff threats as a US negotiating tactic and not a done deal and as pressure grew on Trump to back off. Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and President Donald Trump hold a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 20...

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