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School superintendent defends idea of arming students with rocks to deter shooters

School superintendent defends idea of arming students with rocks to deter shooters

Staff and students in the Blue Mountain district are trained in a program called "ALICE", which stands for alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate. KMOV says the district has no plans to arm tea...

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Palace urges public to turn lights off on Earth Hour

Palace urges public to turn lights off on Earth Hour

In support of Earth Hour 2018, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) asked all the local government units (LGUs) and the public to join the world in switching off their lights f...

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Car Bomb Kills 14 in Southern Afghanistan

Car Bomb Kills 14 in Southern Afghanistan

The explosion took place in front of a stadium. At least 14 people were killed and 50 others wounded when people were celebrating Afghan New Year, Authorities said. There was no immediate claim of r...

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March against gun violence gains philanthropic help

March against gun violence gains philanthropic help

She told KERA News that soon after the shooting that killed 17 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, she and her classmates experienced a gun scare at their own high school. "Our goal i...

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Charges Dropped For Turkish Agents Who Allegedly Attacked DC Protest

Charges Dropped For Turkish Agents Who Allegedly Attacked DC Protest

Erdogan's grievances, according to administration officials familiar with the talks. Assault charges are still pending against four other members of Erdogan's security detail, they said. On June 6, ...

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Taiwan Shadows Chinese Carrier Group After President Xi's Warning

Taiwan Shadows Chinese Carrier Group After President Xi's Warning

While the Indian delegation was lead by Pranay Verma, Joint Secretary (East Asia), Ministry of External Affairs, the Chinese delegation was led by Yi Xianliang, Director General, Department of Boundar...

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Catalonian lawmakers to hold second vote for president on Saturday

Catalonian lawmakers to hold second vote for president on Saturday

The judge is due to notify them of the charges brought against them for their role in the Catalan independence drive, and may even remand some of them in custody pending a trial. "We are joining the o...

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Commonwealth Games: SAI working on to reduce numbers of Indian contingent

Commonwealth Games: SAI working on to reduce numbers of Indian contingent

Designed for all ages , the giant hand-woven illuminated puppet named Leor (meaning "I have light") was designed by puppet maker Leon Hendroff and audience members are invited to work together to bri...

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Putin will 'use World Cup like Hitler did the 1936 Olympics'

Putin will 'use World Cup like Hitler did the 1936 Olympics'

The Foreign Secretary replied: "I think that your characterisation of what is going to happen in Moscow, the World Cup, in all the venues - yes, I think the comparison with 1936 is certainly right". J...

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Trade war worries roil markets and keep global stocks in the red

Trade war worries roil markets and keep global stocks in the red

In his latest jolt to the prevailing global order, Trump on Thursday authorised tariffs on as much as $60 billion of Chinese imports, targeting sectors in which Washington says China has stolen Americ...

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US Announces $1 Billion in Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia

US Announces $1 Billion in Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia

Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said Mattis did not bring up the mounting civilian casualties in Yemen during his discussion with Prince Mohammed. Even so, the president should have publicly expres...

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MI ends Texas A&M's run with a blowout victory

MI ends Texas A&M's run with a blowout victory

But is a spot in the Final Four theirs to lose? MI came away with eight first half steals in total. They allow 36% shooting from downtown, which ranks 231 nationally, which is risky against a MI team ...

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Syria demands Turkish forces' withdrawal from Afrin

Syria demands Turkish forces' withdrawal from Afrin

On January 26, Erdogan threatens to expand Turkey's offensive in Syria , vowing to "clean up" the YPG-held northern city of Manbij, where the United States has a military presence. The U.S. also ha...

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'Nigeria Will Win World Cup'

'Nigeria Will Win World Cup'

A couple of free -kicks by Moses caused stir in the home team's box, yet it was the hosts who came closest from the dead -ball situation as Brian Idowu and Uzoho missed a flighted ball from the right ...

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US Charges Nine Iranians With Cyber Attack Campaign

US Charges Nine Iranians With Cyber Attack Campaign

In 2009, Parsi warmly praised President Barack Obama's passive response to the pro-democracy demonstrations that followed fraudulent elections in Iran, declaring that the White House's position was ...

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Donald Trump removes HR McMaster as NSA

According to the source, Trump and Bolton had met earlier on Thursday . McMaster was expected to remain as national security adviser through mid-April in order to assure a smooth transition of ...

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Facebook Gave Data Dump Of 57 Billion Friendships To Cambridge Researcher

Facebook Gave Data Dump Of 57 Billion Friendships To Cambridge Researcher

Cambridge Analytica chief executive Alexander Nix was suspended on Tuesday after footage broadcast on Channel 4 appeared to show him suggesting tactics his company could use to discredit politicia...

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North, South Korea set to hold talks ahead of major summit

North, South Korea set to hold talks ahead of major summit

The President is expected to meet with Kim in April, the first time the North Korean leader has publicly met with a foreign head of state. Foreign Minister Taro Kono is said to have reached out to...

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Militants Killed In Accidental Blast In Afghanistan

Militants Killed In Accidental Blast In Afghanistan

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. At least 71 Taliban militants were killed and 34 others wounded during clashes with Afghan security forces and airstrikes throughout the...

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Trump issues (moot) memo affirming ban on transgender military service

Trump issues (moot) memo affirming ban on transgender military service

Under the new policy, transgender individuals are disqualified from military service unless they switched back to identifying with their biological gender for at least the past three years or they "do...

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Hero French policeman fighting for life after jihadist shooting spree

Hero French policeman fighting for life after jihadist shooting spree

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb was heading to the scene, he wrote on Twitter . The rap sheet against Radouane Lakdim, a French citizen born in Morocco according to sources close to the inquiry, e...

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Man arrested after pharmacy burglary in Crowthorne

Man arrested after pharmacy burglary in Crowthorne

Officers found two rifles inside the vehicle, one of which was reported stolen in Oklahoma. Windsor police turned him over to Peel officers. She is charged with violating probation, but police noted...

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Trump says he is considering vetoing Omnibus Spending bill

Trump says he is considering vetoing Omnibus Spending bill

The DACA fix is very popular , even among Republicans. Trump argued in the tweet that 800,000 recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program "have been totally abando...

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Tit-for-tat: China plans new tariff on U.S. goods

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. "If the United States has the intention to paralyse the system no one can stop this", he said, ...

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Ghouta evacuees arrive in Syria's rebel-held Idlib: monitor

Ghouta evacuees arrive in Syria's rebel-held Idlib: monitor

It could also further isolate the rebel groups that control the remaining two pockets of Ghouta and piles pressure on them to accept similar deals. The month-long assault left the once sprawling m...

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