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MLK's granddaughter at march: 'I have a dream that enough is enough'


Day at her grandfather's memorial. Speaking to CNN after her speech, Yolanda Renee King said she has grown exhausted of lockdown drills in her 4th grade classroom in preparation for a potential school shooting. He delivered his most famous speech, "I Have a Dream", during the March on Washington in August 1963. Martin Luther King Jr ., perhaps the most celebrated leader of the civil rights movement of the '50s and '60s, advocated for making change through nonviolence and civil ... Read More »

Governor's Easter egg hunt brings out more than 500 people


Each area has its own start time. There were four hunts today for separate age groups. Boston Pizza, for example, has donated 200 eggs with prizes and coupons attached. "Their generous donation helped make this event possible", she said. Remnant Church hosted a community Easter egg hunt in Terre Haute. "We get to meet all the kids, and we get candy, and see the Easter Bunny and all those people", Rhoads said. Read More »

UK's Channel 4 Orders Documentary on Poisoning of Former Russian Spy


Russian Federation denies being involved in the attempted murder of Sergei Skripal . "We believe it is absolutely unacceptable and unworthy of the British Government to seek to further seriously aggravate relations in pursuit of its unseemly political ends, having announced a whole series of hostile measures, including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the country", the statement continued. Read More »

China warns U.S. it will defend own trade interests


The Dow Jones industrial average sank 724.42 points, or 2.9 percent, to 23,957.89. China's Commerce Ministry on Friday urged the avoid placing bilateral trade ties in danger but said it was not afraid of a trade war. "Coming back to the negotiation table is a relatively good result", Wang said. At Trump's signing of a memorandum ordering the process to add taxes on Chinese imports, Vice President Mike Pence said that "the era of economic surrender is over". Read More »

Some Snow/Rain Showers Saturday into Sunday


We are expected to get at least 2 inches and possible 4 inches of snow by the time this event ends Sunday morning. The winds will also not be as brisk. Precipitation, in the form of snow, will overspread the area starting early this morning and then continue into tonight and early Sunday . With a cold atmosphere aloft and decent moisture in place, a few bursts of snow will be locally on the heavier side, and more like a snow squall. Read More »

Congress passes new $1.3 trillion spending bill

Is the president going to sign the bill? Almost two years after launching a presidential campaign that frequently attracted criticism for comments about Latinos, President Trump is still trying to convince the demographic group that the GOP is the party for them. Read More »

Facebook sells your data, says Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon


However, Wylie also states that Nix reported to Bannon and that they "had to get Bannon to approve everything at this point". Following his appearance at the Financial Times' "Future of News" conference in NY on Thursday afternoon, CNN's Dana Bash asked if Bannon, who once served as a Cambridge Analytica vice president, knew the firm was using personal information from Facebook. Read More »

Senior Chinese official cautions U.S. over tariffs


The World Trade Organization says it's making a "detailed analysis" of President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on up to $60 billion worth of Chinese imports amid rising concerns of a trade war. The United States would not participate in attempts to weaken states' obligations to uphold fundamental freedoms "or to subordinate them to other aims such as those related to development or trade", he added. Read More »

Iraq Announces 'Absolute Rejection' of Turkish Cross-Border Infiltration

PKK fighters moved into Sinjar - about 75 miles (120 kilometers) west of Mosul - in 2015 with an offensive led by Iraqi Kurdish fighters known as the Peshmerga and backed by the US -led coalition. "This is not just valid for Syria, but also for Iraq", Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in interview with state-run Anadolu news agency on Thursday. Read More »

Missing Trailer Starring Tabu, Manoj Bajpayee and Annu Kapoor


Mukul Abhyankar directs... 6 April 2018 release..." Wishing #Tabu and @BajpayeeManoj all the best for their film. Fasten your seatbelts as power-house actors Tabu, Manoj Bajpayee and Annu Kapoor are all set to take you on a psychological thriller ride in the film titled " Missing ". Read More »

Vladimir Putin wins presidential election in Russia with 76.69% of votes


The Russian statement forced the hand of the White House, where advisers had disagreed on whether to include Trump's congratulations in the official USA account, two people familiar with the conversation said. People listen to presidential candidate, President Vladimir Putin during a rally and a concert celebrating the fourth anniversary of Russia's annexation of Crimea at Manezhnaya Square in Moscow on March 18, 2018. Read More »

Staying warm this weekend, First Alert Day Monday


Daytime highs will be in the mid-50s Monday and upper 50s Tuesday. Thomas is forecast aficionado who recalls Wilson community weatherman Joe Overman's broadcasts on WVOT radio. Mostly cloudy skies were forecast in L.A. County Friday , along with highs of 51 on Mount Wilson; 57 in Avalon; 63 in Saugus, Palmdale, Lancaster and at LAX; 64 in Pasadena, Burbank and Woodland Hills; and 65 in Downtown L.A., Long Beach and San Gabriel. Read More »

After apology, Zuckerberg to testify before US House committee


Aleksandr Kogan, a Cambridge University researcher, conducted what looked like a harmless survey through a personality testing app - This Is Your Digital Life - on Facebook in 2014. " Facebook lies within the penumbra of blame", her complaint argues . On the left you'll see a list of privacy, apps, adds and more. "There was this values tension playing out between the value of data portability - being able to take your data and some social data, the ability to create new experiences - ... Read More »

Smoke alarm recalled due to possibility it won't detect smoke


The two models are PI2010 and PI9010 made between September 10, 2016, and October 13, 2017. Again, you can supposedly see this cap by looking inside your smoke detector. Kidde brand Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms are being recalled because of a potential safety risk. There has been one report of a yellow cap being present on a device and no reported injuries or incidents relating to the recall . Read More »

Sacramento Protesters Disrupt NBA Game Over Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man


The protesters made a chain around the arena before the start of the game, preventing people from going into the building. "Emotions are understandably high". On Sunday, officers fired 20 times at Clark, hitting him multiple times, police told CNN affiliate KOVR . The officers involved in the shooting have been placed on paid administrative leave while the incident is investigated. Read More »

Area mom crashed SUV to prove to kids God is real


Her reasoning? She wanted to prove to her kids that God is real. The 25-year-old mom has been charged with child cruelty for the SUV wreck involving her two young children. After police arrived on scene and placed the children into a patrol auto, they immediately told responding officers what had happened. "She wanted us to know that God is real". Read More »

Hundreds of thousands of Americans to march for tighter gun laws


March For Our Lives grew out of a movement calling for change after 17 people were killed by a gunman at a high school in Florida last month. A year-long Washington Post analysis found that more than 187,000 students nationwide attending at least 193 primary or secondary schools have experienced a shooting on campus during school hours since the Columbine High School shooting in 1999. Read More »

UN Human Rights Council Calls for Ending Arms Sales to Israel


Our patience is not unlimited. In the resolution adopted yesterday, the council condemned the grave human rights situation on the Russian-occupied regions of Georgia - Abkhazia and Tskhinvali (South Ossetia) - and urged for human rights groups to be allowed to study the conditions on the ground. Read More »

Grabs Dynamic Performance Momentum on Volatility: Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE:EPD)

It has underperformed by 15.93% the S&P500. Eagle Global Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Enterprise Prods Partners L ( EPD ) by 2.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Paragon Management Ltd holds 0.16% in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD ) or 16,190 shares. Jefferies maintained the shares of EPD in report on Thursday, June 22 with "Buy" rating . Read More »

President Trump Considers Veto of Government Spending Bill


Trump declared afterward, "I will never sign another bill like this again". In 1995 and 1996, vetoes of spending bills by President Bill Clinton shuttered the government temporarily, but in those cases, Clinton had the support of his party's leaders in Congress , who objected to deep cuts to Medicare and conservative policy changes inserted into the spending bills. Read More »

Northern Ireland 2 South Korea 1


Tottenham's Heung-Min Son had helped put the visitors in front just seven minutes in when he played a delightful chip for Chang-Hoon Kwon. The manager said it should be remembered that Smyth played an under-21s game against Spain only 48 hours earlier . Read More »

Poisoned Russian Spy May Never Recover Mental Functions, British Judge Says


Mr Skripal was jailed in Russian Federation in 2006, but was pardoned and freed four years later as part of a spy-swap - which saw him come to Britain. Leonid Rink, a chemist who served time for supplying a military-grade poison that was used to murder a Russian banker and his secretary in 1995, has made headlines this week for acknowledging that he had helped create the nerve agent . Read More »

Half a million expected at Washington gun control rally


A gunman killed 17 people that day , making it the deadliest school shooting in the U.S. since 26 people were killed at Sandy Hook in 2012. Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida - where 17 people were shot dead on February 14 by a 19-year-old former classmate - have been the driving force behind the march . Read More »

Charges filed in Kansas water park death


Most notably, the design "guaranteed that rafts would occasionally go airborne in a manner that could severely injure or kill the occupants". Tyler Miles was charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection to the death. Miles is accused of telling the lifeguard on duty to lie to police and covering up previous injury reports, which authorities said delayed their investigation by six months. Read More »

France 2-3 Colombia: 5 Talking Points


France surrender a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 in their global friendly clash with Colombia in Paris. Lemar scored the second, capping a sublime passage of play from the French, only for Colombia to hit back two minutes later, with Muriel's cross curling into the far corner of the net. Read More »

State Department says U.S. will not withdraw from Syria's Manbij


While there were no U.S. troops in Afrin, U.S. forces are present on the ground in the Syrian region of Manbij helping to train Syrian Kurds to fight Islamic State. Nauert also said talks with Ankara "have not been concluded" and Washington is willing to continue conversations, referring to the three "technical committees" formed by Turkey and the solve contentious issues between the two countries. Read More »

U.S. drags China to WTO on discriminatory technology licensing requirements


As Australian shares tumbled, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull played down fears of a full-scale global trade war . Notably, too, the list of 128 products that could be affected by Chinese tariffs did not mention soybeans, smartphones or other electronic products, leaving open the possibility that they would be hit by another wave of Chinese retaliation in reaction to Mr. Read More »

Investigators enter Cambridge Analytica offices after being granted search warrant


Last weekend The New York Times and UK's The Observer newspaper (the Sunday edition of The Guardian) reported that Cambridge Analytica harvested information of more than 50 million Facebook users. "The fairness of Indian democracy and electoral process is a matter of pride and any attempt to influence the sanctity of the electoral franchise through dubious and questionable means is unacceptable", the Ministry of Electronics and IT said in a statement. Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2018: PV Sindhu to be the flag-bearer


The glittering portfolio of PV Sindhu and her remarkable consistency in recent times are thought to be the main parameters that International Olympic Committee took into consideration. Both Sindhu and Saina are among the frontrunners to win a Gold in the women's singles badminton at the upcoming Commonwealth Games . It's my first multi-sport event so being surrounded by athletes from other sports will be different but great. Read More »

Mayawati says SP-BSP ties wont'be affected by Rajya Sabha election defeat


After it wrested the two seats with the BSP's backing, the Samajwadi Party had reciprocated by promising to ensure victory of BSP candidate Bhimrao Ambedkar. After the loss in Friday's Rajya Sabha elections, the Bahujan Samaj Party on Saturday suspended its MLA Anil Singh for cross-voting in favour of BJP "to serve his business interest". Read More »

Missing Iowa family of four found dead in Mexico condominium

In Iowa, Union County authorities identified the family as 41-year-old Kevin Sharp; his wife, 38-year-old Amy Sharp; and their children, 12-year-old Sterling and 7-year-old Adrianna. Embassy in Mexico. Peterson says the family's social media accounts have been inactive and there hasn't been any movement on their cellphones. Police say a representative from the US State Department went to check on the Sharp family after they were reported missing. Read More »

UIDAI Terms Data Leak Reports 'False'


The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Saturday refuted reports about a fresh data leak of Aadhaar holders, and asserted that there has been "absolutely no breach" of its database. The revelations, in the report, come at a time when the government of India is arguing in front of the Supreme Court, how safe and secure its unique ID system was. Read More »

China says ready to defend its interests in USA trade spat

Trump signed a presidential memorandum Thursday targeting up to US$60 billion in Chinese goods with tariffs for the alleged misappropriation of USA intellectual property by China. Those tariffs will tax fruit, pork, recycled aluminum, and steel pipes, according to the Chinese Commerce Ministry. China opposes trade protectionism and will fight against any possible trade war, said Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai in a TV interview with U.S. Read More »

Happy Rama Navami 2018: wishes, Whatsapp statuses, images and mantras for you


Panakam, Coonut ladoos, Makhana kheer, Dates Halwa and Puri are some of the traditional dishes, that people cook during Ram Navami to offer to the deity and nine little girls, who are considered to be the nine avatars of Goddess Durga. May happiness and contentment fill your life. My honest Ram Navami Wishes and Blessings to you and your family. Ram Navami Wishes and Blessings to u and your family May the almighty Lord Rama bless u all with good things & flawless health Happy Ram ... Read More »