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Charlie Mulgrew handed Scotland captaincy

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Charlie Mulgrew will captain the Scotland side in Friday's friendly against Costa Rica at Hampden Park. But the addition of players like Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay, Aberdeen defender Scott McKenna and in-form Barnsley striker Oli McBurnie, all 21, has given the squad a youthful look. Read More »

Florida high school students head for gun control march

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Aidan McCarthy, a sophomore at Reagan High School, said he plans to speak about the need for gun control through a strong political stance. "These measures further enhance the Single Point of Entry now in place for campus visitors", Runcie said in the letter. Read More »

Missing After Chinese Vessel Capsizes off Malaysia Coast

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One seafarer drowned, while three more were rescued. Sanifah said the vessel had 18 crew, comprising one Malaysian and17 foreigners, all aged between 20 and 64. He said the vessel was large and the trapped crew would be able to survive for 24 to 48 hours. Ahmad Kamarulzaman Ahmad Badaruddin, chief of the Malaysian Navy, told Xinhua that a navy vessel has been dispatched with a diving team to join the search and rescue operations. Read More »

GNTX) — Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ

The stock decreased 1.18% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $107.59. About 141,367 shares traded. Underhill Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Gentex Corp ( GNTX ) by 11.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Stock with Surprising Moves in Wall Street: Goodyear Tire Rubber (GT)

The stock increased 0.50% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $28.18. The target implies a 12.45% spike from where the shares are now trading. D E Shaw Inc holds 0.05% of its portfolio in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) for 960,527 shares. Past 5 years growth of GT observed at 28.00%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company is expecting its growth at 6.49%. Read More »

School board to meet in High Point

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Instead, school officials must now weigh these suggestions and decide which they might follow. "When this type of activity is detected, an e-mail alert is sent to the school so we can investigate", she said. In Aurora, Munn said the current structure of the district, which now has "learning communities", is meant to be responsive to the differences between groups of schools. Read More »

Ravi Shankar Prasad points finger at Congress over ties with Cambridge Analytica

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Will Congress Party depend on data theft and manipulation to win elections? Does the Congress endorse the methods used by Cambridge Analytica , namely sex, sleaze and fake news? "What is the role of the company with Rahul Gandhi? ". But the firm denies it is involved in any social media work yet. Prasad also threatened that any attempt by Facebook to influence India's electoral process through undesirable means will not be tolerated. Read More »

Stock Technical's & Performances to Explore - Guess' Inc (NYSE: GES)

Where the relative strength index (RSI) is a technical momentum indicator that compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses in an attempt to determine excess buying & selling conditions of an asset, it is one of the most popular technical indicators, computed on the basis of the speed and direction of a stock's price movement. Read More »

Delhi government to provide legal aid to JNU 'molestation' case victims

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If they didn't speak up on such issues then the condition will remain the same and other female students who are going to pursue their work under the professor Atul Johri's supervision will have to go through the same experiences. Both the professors were arrested by the Police on the basis of the complaint registered by the victim but were later granted bail. Apart from being a professor, he holds many positions at administrative level. Read More »

Puppy Palooza adoption event for National Puppy Day

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The mother was brought in by Animal Control and is now up for adoption as well. Also, please write "Puppy Day" in the subject line of your email. "Puppies are the most trusting and joyous creatures on the planet". The owner's daughter alerted the police and used social media in an attempt to find the missing hounds. Adopt one, you will be happy too! "We hope #PrepForPup will make people stop, do more research and decide whether a puppy is truly right for them". Read More »

Western allies confront Moscow over spy attack, vote meddling

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Relations between London and Moscow have crashed to a post-Cold War low over the attack, the first known offensive use of a nerve agent in Europe since World War Two. "For an intelligence officer, a traitor dies immediately - he absolutely ceases to exist in the memory". UK-Russia relations have been fractious ever since the assassination of another former Russian spy, Alexander Litvinenko , in 2006. Read More »

Giannis Antetokounmpo is doubtful for Friday

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Giannis Antetokounmpo is doubtful for tomorrow's game in Chicago with a right ankle sprain. Westchester holds off Wisconsin Herd's second-half charge despite Munford's monster night ( read here ): Steve Clark of the Oshkosh Northwestern wrote about the Herd's loss to the Westchester Knicks from Wednesday night, despite a career night for Bucks two-way player Xavier Munford and his late game heroics. Read More »

Johnny Manziel to throw at University of San Diego pro day Thursday

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According to Feldman , George Whitfield, who has been training Manziel over the last three weeks, said the quarterback's arm strength is actually better compared to when he was coming out of Texas A&M . Manziel will not step right in and start anywhere, but a team could bring him into compete for a backup job. "This figures to be the first time National Football League teams have had a chance to see the former first-rounder throw since his days with the Browns ", Feldman wrote on ... Read More »

SC summons 12 State Chief Secretaries to not appoint Lokayuktas

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The states asked to give reasons were Jammu and Kashmir, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, Delhi and West Bengal. Rao previous year. The court will hear the matter next on April 12. The Supreme Court was hearing a PIL, which was filed by BJP leader and advocate Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay , seeking adequate budgetary allocation by the states and basic infrastructure for the smooth functioning of Lokayuktas. Read More »

Bihar: Five die in blast at illegal firecracker factory

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The blast was so severe that at least eight concrete houses suffered heavy damages. Police sources said fire tenders failed to reach at the spot even after an hour of the incident due to the storage of huge amount of illegally manufactured fire crackers which continued exploding even after the buildings came down. Read More »

Suspected flasher charged with assaulting police at city cordon

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Police claimed they were responding to reports about a man breaking into vehicles when they approached Clark. The police said deputies in the helicopter saw the man break a neighbour's sliding glass door before jumping a fence. "And what happens? They return with all the anger and end up killing or doing somethings you would never imagine an officer would do". Mohammed Ali (Nyali) while speaking in Parliament on Wednesday said there is a lot of anger among officers especially those working ... Read More »

Police investigate home burglary in Waterbury

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Provincial police say they arrested two men and one woman earlier this week in Picton, Ont., after searching a local address. It's believed Sachanowski wanted to drive to the city for drugs, he said. Officers searched the surrounding area but were unable to find the suspect, who was identified as Chayton Paul West, 27, who reportedly has ties to both the Sacramento and Laytonville areas. Read More »

MPs demand strict limits on Heathrow noise and pollution

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The committee has been scrutinising a draft national policy statement (NPS) on aviation, which will be voted on by parliament this summer. MP Lilian Greenwood, who chairs the committee, said: "The committee's recommendations improve the NPS and reduce the chance of a successful legal challenge". Read More »

Australia scraps 457 visa program, popular with Indians

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The 457 subclass visa was mostly used by Indians to go to Australia . With the visa implemented, the full requirements are now clear, and the minimum two-year work experience initially proposed will preclude most graduates. Visas under the medium term TSS can be granted to those hired for occupations included in the Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL). Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs Alan Tudge said the changes were created to strengthen visa ... Read More »

First Quantum faces US$8 billion tax bill

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The Zambian Revenue Authority said it had started detailed audits on all companies for compliance, suggesting other miners may come under scrutiny. First Quantum pays about US$200 million in annual Zambian royalties. CEO Philip Pascall elaborated on some of the numbers behind the tax assessment. He declined to speculate on the possible outcome of Zambia's review of the latest claim, which involves more than 23,000 documents and could take up to six months. Read More »

"Isle of Dogs" is Wes Anderson's best film yet

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It would also ignore Anderson's potential - which I think is in there, somewhere - for mining the dramatic tension between his artificial frames and the messy humans they contain or, perhaps, imprison. Anderson also cited the undeniable influence of another Japanese visionary-slash-animator: Hayao Miyazaki . "Dogs are supposedly so much less intelligent than humans and have no language to communicate with us, yet they're capable of this incredible compassion for another species", ... Read More »

Baseball preview: Defense key for Agates in 2018

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The Blue and Gold had a 16-7 record overall before the weekend tournament. The Falcons did the bulk of their offensive damage in the third inning, when they exploded for eight runs to stretch a three-run lead all the way to 11-0. Later that inning, first-year outfielder Sarah Miller stepped to the plate with runners on first and second. Lopez tagged an RBI single and Zakow continued to produce with a two-run single to center. Read More »

All Muslims in sub-continent are Pakistanis, claims Asiya Andrabi

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Pakistan celebrates March 23 its National day every year. He further said, "Pakistan stooges like Asiya Andrabi have a clear-cut policy". "The police have noticed certain unlawful acts of the DeM". commission in Delhi. "Jammu and Kashmir is a place that's struggling for the last 70 years to be a part of Pakistan on the basis of ideology, " Andrabi said in a statement. Read More »

Ex-French President Sarkozy Arrested Over Libya Cash

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Mr Sarkozy, who was head of state between 2007 and 2012, was placed under formal investigation - the equivalent of charging a suspect in the United Kingdom - on Wednesday on suspicion of corruption, the misuse of Libyan public money and breaking French election campaign funding law. Read More »

No Obamacare Funding, No DACA, Some Border Security in Emerging Budget Deal

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Congress has not passed any legislation to preserve DACA , but federal judges have so far blocked the Trump administration's attempt to end the program. "We continue to fight to keep DACA alive and to seek clarity for the hundreds of thousands of Dreamers who depended on the program when they came out of the shadows", Feuer said. Read More »

Tillerson calls Washington 'mean-spirited town'

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Rex Tillerson delivered farewell remarks to the State Department on Thursday, saying "this can be a very mean-spirited town" 10 days after President Donald Trump fired him . "Only you can relinquish it or allow it to be compromised". "And finally I hope you continue to treat each other with respect". But friends say that Tillerson, a former national president of the Boy Scouts of America, places a high premium on personal values, a theme he stressed in his short remarks which he told ... Read More »

Paddler Soumyajit Ghosh booked for rape; likely to miss Commonwealth Games

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Barasat Police confirmed that it has received a complaint against Ghosh, and are looking into the matter. "He also promised to marry me, but refused later", the victim said. I had planned to come back to India before departing for Gold Coast but now... Ghosh acknowledged that they were supposed to get married. Table Tennis Federation of India secretary general MP Singh admitted that the charges against the player are severe and that they were considering suspending him pending the ... Read More »

Giants deal Pierre-Paul to Tampa Bay

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With Dwayne Harris' production slipping in recent seasons, the New York Giants have made a decision to release the wide receiver. Harris' first year with the Giants was promising - he returned both a punt and a kickoff for a touchdown. Harris caught a touchdown pass on his only target in 2016, and he didn't have a ball thrown in his direction before his 2017 season was cut short. He was fifth in the National Football League with a 24.2-yard average on 22 kickoff returns, and had a 5.9-yard ... Read More »

Unauthorized Car Crashes at Travis Air Force Base

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At approximately 7 p.m. March 21, 2018, Travis AFB first responders and Fairfield emergency officials responded to an incident where a vehicle gained unauthorized access to Travis AFB through the main gate entrance. A USA official said it appears that there were propane tanks inside the vehicle. The vehicle was full of propane tanks, according to local media. Read More »