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by | March 09, 2018 | 23:04

TUC general secretary Frances O'Grady said "paying lip service to the problem is not good enough". This comes a year after " A Day Without a Woman ", a widespread strike by many working women in the United States who sought to show their impact and importance within their communities.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:03

A Chinese general says China needs to build defensive structures on islands in the South China Sea to display its claim to sovereignty over virtually the entire crucial waterway. What could come in the coming months likely will be more damaging to China. However, the US remains the largest market for exporters in China and officials in China are being cautious in how they respond to what Trump is doing.

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:49

Paul was wearing headphones and mowing the lawn at his home in a gated community in Bowling Green, Kentucky, when Boucher became angered over having seen the 55-year-old senator stack brush near Boucher's property, the U.S. Boucher's final sentence is expected to happen in June, WBKO reports. A friend of Paul's said the senator had gotten off his riding mower to remove a limb when he was tackled from behind.

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:44

In his remarks, rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein while listing some of Manila's actions against United Nations officials said "it makes one believe that the president of the Philippines needs to submit himself to some sort of psychiatric evaluation".

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:38

Smoke detectors are getting "more efficient" as well, says Yancey. "Smoke alarm maintenance is a simple, effective way to reduce home fire deaths". ∫ Smoke alarm hardwired into your home's electrical system: Test the alarm each month. Take care of the alarm according to its instruct ions. Replace all smoke alarms in your home every 10 years or sooner if they don't respond when testing.

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:34

More than 50 million people are now under winter storm watch or warning in anticipation of the storm. Officials say travel is risky and they advise motorists to be aware of rapidly changing road conditions due to the potential of downed trees and power lines.

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:22

The Israeli army claimed that the soldiers shot the Palestinian while he was allegedly "throwing a Molotov cocktail at them", and added that it is "investigating the incident". In December IDF soldiers killed a legless Palestinian man protesting near the Gaza border, Palestinian officials said, causing an worldwide outcry. The status of Jerusalem, Israel's largest city and Palestine's planned capital, should it achieve sovereignty, has always been a hurdle in the peace process.

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:16

The Government will later publish the referendum bill, with a Dáil debate expected to begin tomorrow morning following a meeting of the Business Committee - the committee which determines the Dáil agenda. "The only right it talks about is the right to life, which is subject to the right to life of the mother as well", he said. The move comes in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling on Wednesday that protections for the unborn child offered under the state's constitution do not extend ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:19

Her kind gesture went viral on social media, and on Thursday, it was returned with a big surprise for one Galveston teen caught in the act cutting up food for her customer at a Waffle House in La Marque. Williams said she was surprised by the outpouring of praise for her act of kindness . "Because of her willingness to serve others and her giving heart to help those who come in contact with her now therefore we proclaim March 8 2018 Evoni Williams Day", Mayor Bobby Hocking told a crowd at ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 22:13

As of Friday morning police, fire, revenue and health personnel were on the spot and carrying out search & rescue operations. Pintu Kumar Gautam, Janu Adria, and Alok Nath are identified among dead. "The blast was so massive, windows in police station shattered". Loyal eyewitnesses said that the explosion sounded like a bomb when they were preparing to retire for the night.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:55

Three people were initially reported taken hostage, but by 11:40 a.m. the number was reported as two. "We have activated our emergency response protocol and are cooperating with law enforcement", the state Department of Veterans Affairs said in a Twitter post.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:55

Speaking to the largest Scottish Labour conference for a number of years, Corbyn , after pronouncing "Labour in Scotland is back", said: "We would aim to negotiate a new and strong relationship with the single market and a floor under existing rights, standards and protections for workers, consumers and the environment".

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:49

The city released the documents after police camera video was given to the Asheville Citizen-Times. An internal police investigation found that Hickman had used excessive force during the incident. Rush is then heard screaming for help several times as a stun gun is deployed. The footage shows an officer punching a man in the head and tasing him while he's on the ground.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:37

The 52-year-old actor was adamant about his innocence after the first accusation emerged. Jo Min Ki was scheduled to appear before prosecutors on Monday, 12 March, over allegations he sexually assaulted students at Cheongju University, where he taught acting from 2010 until he was sacked earlier this year.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:22

Trump tweeted Thursday: "Looking forward to 3:30 P.M. meeting today at the White House". 'Any tariffs imposed on United Kingdom steel by President Trump on a scale that is being mooted would be misguided and deprive U.S. Trump also suggested Australia and "other countries" might be spared. EUROFER chief Axel Eggert said "the national security justification the president has used - and the linking of these tariffs to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation funding - is an absurdity".

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:19

The announcement follows meetings between a South Korean delegation met Kim in North Korean capital, Pyongyang. A Japanese ruling party lawmaker said Washington was unlikely to agree to a freeze but that North Korea could gain time to complete its nuclear arms program and thus bolster its bargaining power.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:15

Nikko Asset Mgmt Americas Inc owns 0.01% invested in The Kroger Co . Kroger (KR) opened at $27.41 on Thursday. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th were paid a dividend of $0.125 per share. (NYSE:KR) for 160 shares. Auxier Asset Mgmt holds 1.64% in The Kroger Co. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:15

There were 1,800 people unemployed. Provincially, the unemployment rate dropped to 6.7 per cent in February from 7.0 per cent in January. Unemployment in Northeast B.C. Full-time employment has been responsible for the bulk of the job boom, totalling nearly half a million jobs over the past 18 months. In February 2016, unemployment in the region was at 8.7 per cent.

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:09

It added there would be an independent investigation into the incident. University Hospitals notified the patients this week, explaining that a problem with one of two large freezers preserving the specimens at the hospital's fertility center was discovered last Sunday, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reported .

by | March 09, 2018 | 21:04

He was taken into custody after the shooting. Pickett was killed in the line of duty last Friday while assisting Lebanon police with a pursuit. For murder alone, Baumgardt could spend 45 to 65 years behind bars. "And that hurt deep inside, but we move on". Once he was treated at the hospital, Baumgardt was taken to the Boone County Jail and later transferred to Hamilton County "for safe keeping".

by | March 09, 2018 | 20:58

Stating that the noise of politics was the music of democracy, she said very noise was being muffled. On whether she advises her son, Gandhi said she tries not to volunteer. Rahul also blamed the ruling BJP for being "less concerned about peace and tranquility". Did India march to progress, prosperity and greatness just 4 years ago? "Whatever decision the party takes", she said when asked whether she would contest the polls from Rae Bareli.

by | March 09, 2018 | 20:29

The European Steel Association condemned Trump's decision, warning that it "could cost tens of thousands of jobs in the EU steel industry and related sectors". Malmstroem said Trump's announcement was "not crystal clear" and she would seek clarification when she saw US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer in Brussels on Saturday for long-planned talks that are now a de facto crisis meeting.

by | March 09, 2018 | 20:33

The man, claiming to be her husband, committed the murder in broad daylight. Although, Ashwini was rushed to a private hospital by her colleagues, she was declared brought dead by the doctors. Aswini has lost her father and was staying with her mother at Maduravoyal, where Alagesan is also residing. They said that Alagesan had forcefully tied a mangalsutra at the girl's home.

by | March 09, 2018 | 20:15

Local hero Sharma, twice a victor on the European Tour this season, began the week on a high when he accepted a special invitation to compete in the Masters next month, and he will have high hopes of landing his third title on home soil following his superb second-day performance.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:46

Lowe said the original 911 call was not connected, in any way, to the incident that occurred at the Clinton home and that it was a complete coincidence that the officers were called to that specific address. Officer Morton was with the police department for 3 to 4 years, then went to a reserve capacity. Morton was killed while responding to a disturbance call in Clinton.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:27

Pacquiao, victor of 59 bouts against seven losses and two draws, lost his World Boxing Organisation welterweight title to Australia's Jeff Horn past year in a huge upset in Brisbane, Australia. Pacquiao, however, is said to have been stung by the offer of an undercard spot on a card headlined by a fighter most thought he defeated. "I like his aggressive fighting style ".

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:24

Maas, 51, is best known for introducing ambitious laws in his previous job that forced social media companies such as Facebook and Twitter to remove hate speech from their sites. Its former general secretary, Hubert Heil, will lead the Labor Ministry, and the Environment Ministry will be headed by Svenja Schulze, a lawmaker from western Germany.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:13

Police officers seal off the road on which former Russian spy Sergei Skripal lives in Salisbury, Britain, on March 7, 2018. Home Secretary Amber Rudd is in Salisbury on Friday following the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter, who were found slumped on a park bench.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:08

Michael Every: I don't think the European Union is going to take an enormous hit, the only country there that really sells a lot of steel to the USA is Germany and it's not a game-changing amount of steel were the U.S. Sputnik: How would a trade war between the United States and China, should it actually come to that, affect the global economy, what would the ripples be like? "The visit marks an enormously significant milestone in our bilateral relations and demonstrates USA support for a ...

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:05

A 14-year-old teen in Victorville, California was arrested on Tuesday for impersonating a deputy's sheriff. A teenager in California, USA, has been arrested for pretending to be a police officer and pulling people over. In another case, the teen activated his emergency lights in the area of Cobalt Road, prompting a 16-year-old boy to come out of his home. "I saw a police officer in dress code, that's what I saw, and that's what was really concerning", she said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:04

Trump still faces growing opposition to the tariffs from congressional Republicans and business anxious about their potential impact on the economy. But this is not how Foreign Minister Wang perceives the matter as it now stands considering that China today is in a much better position to help resolve various regional and global issues, such as the South China Sea disputes, and is ready to play its part, which accords with worldwide anticipation.

by | March 09, 2018 | 19:06

Trump defended the new tariffs as aiming to protect the steel and aluminium industry which are vital for national security. China accused U.S. President Donald Trump Friday of damaging the global trading system by hiking steel and aluminum tariffs, while Japan and South Korea expressed alarm at potential economic costs.

by | March 09, 2018 | 18:57

Viola Desmond's heroic acts were recognized today at the unveiling of Canada's new, vertical $10 banknote. Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau officially unveiled the bill in Halifax with the assistance of Desmond's sister, Wanda Robson, who noted, "Our family will go down in history - in history, imagine that".

by | March 09, 2018 | 18:39

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is considering a bill that passed his state's house and senate that would permanently establish daylight saving time . Lawmakers approve year-round Daylight Saving Time . That's actually been tried before. Daylight saving time will end at 2 a.m. on November 4. "It's harder to get the kids to sleep, harder to get them up in the morning and it puts our whole routine off", she said, noting the time change even affects her children's naptime.

by | March 09, 2018 | 18:38

Pyarelal's cremation was held at his native village Guru Ki Wadali in Amritsar district. According to the reports by IANS, Pyarelal Wadali has died of cardiac arrest at a private hospital. They sang for the film "Pinjar". The Wadali Brothers are known to have been great disciples of ancient saint poets such as Surdas, Kabir, Amir Khusro and Bulle Shah.