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by | March 03, 2018 | 15:33

The newly elected Catalan parliament tried to declare Puigdemont a new president of the region but the Spanish authorities banned to swear in him in absentia. Puigdemont, now in self-imposed exile in the Belgian capital Brussels, announced in a video on social media that he was stepping aside for Jordi Sanchez, another pro-independence leader currently in a prison in Madrid on charges of sedition.

by | March 03, 2018 | 14:27

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang landed in Indian capital New Delhi on Friday night as a part of his three-day visit to India with key focus on revisiting bilateral security ties between the nations. President Quang is also likely to interact with well-known Indian businessmen and CEOs. According to an official release issued by India's external affairs ministry, the two sides signed an MoU on cooperation between India's Global Centre of Nuclear Energy Partnership and the Vietnam ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 14:22

Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early said a two-year-old boy, five-year-old boy and a seven-year-old girl were found dead inside an Old Warren Road home along with an adult woman. As a precaution, there was a police presence at the school on Friday. Two of the children were identified as West Brookfield Elementary School students .

by | March 03, 2018 | 12:53

Five people were caught in the avalanche. Another guest was rescued and taken to a Truckee hospital and released a short time later. According to Squaw Valley , the other three were unharmed. The Sheriff's Office Tahoe Nordic Search and Rescue began searching late Thursday when Zhang did not return from the ski hill, according to a department Facebook post.

by | March 03, 2018 | 12:33

It is understood Gardai have since arrested three men in connection with the incident and they are now being detained at nearby Garda station. The Lidl and Centra stores were both closed on Friday amid staff and supply shortages due to the blizzard, the strongest to hit Ireland in 36 years.

by | March 03, 2018 | 11:45

The House passed the same bill past year, but it died in the Senate . While some Republicans will oppose the bill because of those two measures, several Democrats, including members of the Legislative Black Caucus, say they will oppose the measure because of a school marshal program that calls for spending money on training and arming school teachers.

by | March 03, 2018 | 11:25

It was the latest worldwide reaction to Trump's announcement Thursday that he will impose 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10% on aluminum, raising fears of a trade war and sending global stock markets tumbling. Mr Trump said on Twitter: "When a country taxes our products coming in at, say, 50 per cent, and we tax the same product coming into our country at zero, not fair or smart".

by | March 03, 2018 | 10:48

France is now engaged in an counterinsurgency operation against militant groups in the region. Eight of the militants were also killed during the attacks in Ouagadougou , a government official said. The landlocked country of around 19 million exports cotton and gold. However, France's ambassador to Burkina Faso, Xavier Lapdecab, urged people via Twitter to act with "absolute precaution" as the attack is ongoing.

by | March 03, 2018 | 10:13

Shortly after endorsing the official's theory that factions in the Indian government arranged Atwal's presence to embarrass Trudeau, the prime minister met with Sarai late Tuesday and accepted the B.C. During Trudeau's first question period since returning to Canada, opposition MPs grilled him over the invitation issued to Atwal. After Trudeau's NSA alleged that the invitation to Atwal was arranged by some elements in the Indian government to "sabotage" Trudeau's visit, India rejected the ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 10:14

C for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $64.88 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.72% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $13.9. Farmers & Merchants Invests holds 0% or 178 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) for 9,912 shares. Bancorporation Of America Corporation De accumulated 347,758 shares or 0% of the stock.

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:47

She added that exceptionally high amounts of snow for eastern parts of Wicklow and southern parts of Dublin were forecast. The country's roads were largely deserted as the public heeded advice from the Government not to venture outside until the snow storm passed.

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:38

Around 1,000 vehicles were at a standstill, tailing back eight miles in both directions, Police Scotland said. Today Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the risk to life presented by the severe weather conditions should not be underestimated by anyone and urged people to stay indoors until the red alert is lifted.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:28

Kelly's interview arrives as Putin rattled a sabre about Russia's nuclear capabilities, warning the West that his country's new intercontinental ballistic missile can evade any sort of detection and strike anywhere. The seriousness of the developments in the Russian nuclear program are under some question, and Putin's vague "we're still working on them" isn't going to impress anyone further.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:30

A bombogenesis describes a rapidly developing storm that results from a drop in atmospheric pressure of at least 24 millibars. A nor'easter is a strong area of low pressure along the East Coast that draws wind from the northeast off the Atlantic.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:26

The discovery of Atwal on the guest list for an official reception held by the Canadian High Commission in New Delhi after he was spotted during a prime ministerial event in Mumbay almost derailed Trudeau's visit to India, where Sikh separatism is a very sensitive issue.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:05

Part of the change Roche sees in the school environment is more students looking out for one another and speaking up when they see someone being unfairly targeted. It's easy to be nice. Pink Shirt Day was started by two students in Nova Scotia. Fleming said the fund will be provided to the B.C. School Superintendents' Association for parent workshops called "Raising Digitally Responsible Learners".

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:49

Pickett's body is being preserved so his organs can be donated. One of the suspects was shot by police. The warrant was for two 2017 cases: auto theft and possession of syringe. Baldwin Sr. was located after fleeing on foot. Police released these photos of Baldwin. Police have all three suspects believed to be involved in the shooting in custody at this time.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:30

Bernstein could still return to Mexico City later this week, Nantais said. US trade officials will meet automakers Ford and General Motors on Tuesday, two sources said, after a negotiator returned from NAFTA talks in Mexico for consultations about rules governing the thorny issue of regional content in cars.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:27

Partial proceeds will benefit the Selena Foundation and the Boys and Girls Club of the Coastal Bend . Announcement of this newest marketing tribute to the late Latina superstar came March 1. "We chose to give a white rose to every customer that purchased a bag because that is something that we like to do here because we like to give back to the community", said Perez.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:21

It also detailed his eight-step plan and his access to firearms. "I wanna leve [sic] a lasting impression on the world", one of the memos written on his cell phone on February 16, according to a statement released by police. The duo took their own lives in the school's library, where they had already murdered 10 others. It set off panic among students, staff members and parents who spent hours trying to pick up students from the middle school.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:16

The Maryland State Highway Administration and the Maryland Transportation Authority is advising motorists that are planning to travel on Maryland's toll bridges to check out wind warnings and restrictions criteria here. "So any power outages will hopefully be short-lived". Risky conditions may continue throughout Saturday , March 3rd. Don't try to move fallen tree branches as high-voltage wires may be intertwined.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:11

Jet Capital Investors LP who had been investing in Marathon Pete Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $31.64B market cap company. 172 are owned by Assetmark. Profund Advisors Llc has 26,556 shares. (NYSE:HOS). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reported 0% stake. Since December 15, 2017, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 sales for $41,661 activity.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:09

It was unclear what caused it or how many customers were affected. Recently, OG&E crews shot video of them restoring the power to parts of Puerto Rico . He said the government would receive more materials in the coming weeks for the power restoration effort, including almost 250 transformers, more than 7,400 electrical posts and more than 1,000 miles of cable.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:56

In 2001, approximately a million green cards were issued, with those receiving the so-called Einstein visa comprising 3,376 or less than one percent of them, according to the paper. However, Trump has not released the reasons why she was granted the EB-1 visa. The First Lady's attorney, Michael Wildes , told the newspaper that she was " more than amply qualified and solidly eligible" to receive a green card as part of the program.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:46

The magazine has featured Gilu Joseph , a professional model, on its cover whereas it carries pictures of real mothers on inside pages. Wilson seeks action against the publication under section 3 & 4 of The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:34

But it said the key factor in the decision to reduce the number of personnel was Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's concern for the health, safety and the well-being of US government personnel and family members. The department also renewed its Cuba travel warning on Friday, saying US travellers could be at risk from the mysterious "health attacks", dealing a blow both to both U.S.travel companies and the island's fledgling private sector, which had benefited from a boom in USA visits.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:09

Iran has been barring women from attending some men's sporting events, especially football, since the first few years after its 1979 Islamic Revolution. In phone calls from Iran to VOA Persian's Straight Talk show Thursday, one man said that if women went to football stadiums, they would find their dignity violated by men shouting foul language and acting aggressively.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:02

Well over 20 schools and colleges across Dwyfor and Meirionnydd closed their doors this week as temperatures plummeted and snow levels rose. "Strong winds will likely lead to drifting of lying snow , as well as a severe wind chill ". First Glasgow halted its services during 3pm due to the snow , while Stagecoach called off its operations in Fife for the remainder of Wednesday .

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:51

Announcing the arrests, officers said there remained no evidence the explosion had any connection with terrorism. Police have arrested two more men after a grocery shop in Leicester exploded and burst into flames, killing five people. Posting a link to a story on the explosion, Liam Gannon said: 'Heard from a [n] inside source they were making vodka'. Human remains have been recovered but the identity of the victims has yet to be confirmed.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:54

The fawn weighed 35 pounds while the 11-foot python came in at 31.5 pounds, which the Conservancy called "not a big python by any stretch of the imagination". The Conservancy of Southwest Florida claims the Burmese Python is a "new apex predator making its way through the bottom of the food chain" and could be behind a 90% decline in the small mammal population.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:33

In a tone removed from earlier caustic talks, the prime minister said she recognized the EU's principles, and called for compromise with Brussels' Brexit negotiators. Britain and the European Union have agreed there should be a transition period to keep relations on current terms and ease the withdrawal. "Not something that would take 10 years", said New Financial, a think-tank that promotes capital markets in Europe.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:13

Coming into this game, Iowa had approximately a 22.3% chance of advancing to the quarter-final of the Big Ten Tournament , which meant beating 5th-seeded MI. With junior forward Moritz "Moe" Wagner limited due to foul trouble and then fouling out like Abdur-Rahkman, Teske had to step in and provide huge minutes for the Wolverines .

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:16

Kelly described himself as shocked by the alleged abuse, saying he had viewed Porter as the "ultimate gentleman". "I have absolutely nothing to even consider resigning over", he said , but added , "We didn't cover ourselves in glory in terms of how we handled that on Wednesday morning; it was confusing".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:09

Unless you think Idaho has become less Republican over the last two decades - and with apologies to Democrats - it's probable that all or almost all of our statewide officeholders will be selected at the May 15 primary. Superior & District Court Judges, County School Board, and Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisors will file for offices beginning in June of this year.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:10

The service says seas could top 15.5 feet (4.7 meters) at a tidal gauge in Boston Harbor , but it is anticipating a high tide of 14.5 feet (4.4 meters) to 15.1 feet (4.6 meters) in the harbor. In Watertown just outside of the city, a whole road was taken out by downed power lines and electric poles. Strong, long-lasting winds will affect nearly all of the East Coast, from northern North Carolina all the way to New England.