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by | March 10, 2018 | 09:19

The New Orleans Pelicans (38-26) look to continue their 10-game winning streak against the Washington Wizards (37-28) at Smoothie King Center. Wednesday's 114-101 win over the Sacramento Kings put the exclamation point on a flawless four-game Western Conference road trip and officially tied the longest winning streak in franchise history.

by | March 10, 2018 | 09:21

Presumably Trump was kidding about the last part, but when the leader of the free world praises the ideal of dictatorship, it should give one pause. He spoke to AFP from his home in New Mexico. When President Barack Obama counselled his successor Donald Trump on the global threats he should expect to face once he assumed office past year, a nuclear North Korea and its unpredictable leader were at the top of the list.

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:13

The violence erupted after the death of a man from the mainly Buddhist Sinhalese majority last week. Hundreds of Buddhist monks rally in Colombo against anti-Muslim riots as calm begins to return to violence-hit areas. "We are compelled to have more soldiers on the streets and the security has been strengthened by bringing in more reinforcements", he said. The United Nations has condemned the violence and urged Colombo "to ensure that appropriate measures are swiftly taken to restore ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 08:05

Mitt Romney won the district before that, and former GOP Rep. Tim Murphy carried it for eight election cycles before resigning in October amid an extramarital scandal. It will be the president's second visit to the district on Saccone's behalf. Saccone spokesman Patrick McCann dismissed the complaints from Republicans as "just inside the Beltway stuff" that doesn't matter in the race.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:43

This week, the USA banned government employees from traveling there after explosives were found on two different ferries, one that went off, injuring at least 25 people. "We do not know why the USA government chose to emit this alert", officials said, according to the Associated Press. More than 10 million US citizens visited Mexico past year, as did some nearly 2 million Canadians.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:43

Sam Nunberg , the former Trump campaign aide who railed against his boss on multiple cable news shows Monday, told the New York Times that he is proud of his performance. On Tuesday, Fox Business Network reported that Nunberg meant to seek treatment for alcoholism following his grand jury appearance. "I'm not cooperating", he said later as he challenged officials to charge him.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:44

The plan was revealed to the masses by the entertainment company Warner Bros on Thursday. The original series, which was led by the late, great James Gandolfini , ran for six seasons from 1999 - 2007. " Sopranos " star James Gandolfini died in 2013 of a heart attack at age 51, and supporting actor Frank Vincent , who played mob boss Phil Leotardo, died a year ago.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:34

Ron Johnson, of Wisconsin, is calling President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs a "very risky action" that could spark a trade war. "I believe that these tariffs will actually cost us jobs, rather than protecting them". Trump ultimately backed down slightly from what were initially described as broad-reaching, indiscriminate tariffs, exempting Canada and Mexico as well as creating a pathway to exemption for other nations.

by | March 10, 2018 | 07:12

Around 180 troops, including Royal Marines, RAF personnel and chemical specialists, were deployed in Salisbury following the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia . The Russian Embassy in London, which has mocked other British politicians for suggesting Russian involvement, tweeted that it agreed with Rudd: "First evidence then conclusions on Mr.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:37

Officials from several other school districts including Howland, Poland, and Boardman say walking out at an announced day and time violates their safety protocol. " Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is getting shot up", he repeated. "I just don't think shutting schools down over a protest is a good idea in general", said Brunson.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:33

U.S. President Donald Trump pressed ahead with the imposition of 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent for aluminum on Thursday but exempted Canada and Mexico, and the U.S. The European steel association Eurofer in Brussels today warned the US President's new import tariffs were "harmful and counterproductive" and could lead to the loss of tens of thousands of jobs in Europe.

by | March 10, 2018 | 06:30

The United States Department of Defense is all set to fulfill President Donald Trump's dream of carrying out a military parade in Washington D.C. The route will be from the White House to the U.S. Just one M1 Abrams tank, for example, weighs almost 137,000 pounds. "We would always be concerned about the impact on the city, the impact on safety, the impact on pulling personnel, the impact on our roadways, and quite frankly, the attention it would attract", District of Columbia mayor Muriel ...

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:44

Other than some of our favourite Adult Swim characters, the mixtape also features some special guests such as Wiz Khalifa on 2 Chainz , and Big Sean . The clip takes aim at the discord between Logic's fans who accuse him of changing his sound between his mixtapes and albums, or how Rick puts it, "I'm in the mood to turn some shit up, Morty".

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:46

The jury sentenced Shana Elliott to 10 years probation for one count of intoxication manslaughter, seven years in prison for the second count of intoxication manslaughter and seven years in prison for the third count of intoxication assault.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:35

Macron will "spend a lot of time with Narendra Modi", a source in the French presidency said, adding that they had "formed a close relationship" during Macron's first nine months in power. On the same day, he will also take part in a Knowledge Summit which will be attended by more than 200 academicians from both sides. Formed at the initiative of Prime Minister Modi in January 2016, the ISA is an alliance of more than 121 countries.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:26

Emami's sons, Ramin and Mehran, were allowed to fly to Canada on March 7. "They're trying to prevent us from rebuilding our lives", he told reporters at the airport. Freeland, who called his mother after she was barred from boarding the plane in Iran on Thursday. Ms. Freeland's Parliamentary Secretary Omar Alghabra greeted the Seyed-Emami brothers at the airport.

by | March 10, 2018 | 03:18

Dolatabadi said the woman meant to appeal the verdict. One woman, 31-year-old Vida Movahed, a mother of a young child, who became an global icon for the December 28 uprising, was arrested the day before the protests began after a video surfaced of her waving a white hijab on Enghelab (Revolution) Street in Tehran .

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:41

An Oregon lawmaker called the suit an attempt to "bully states". The Colorado Springs lawmaker wants to make public officials liable for civil damages when immigrants here illegally commit crimes in sanctuary jurisdictions. White House officials are set to meet Thursday with four Colorado state lawmakers who oppose so-called sanctuary policies. U.S Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the laws hinder the ability of federal immigration enforcement officers to do their jobs.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:41

As many as nine people, two of which were children, died as a result of last week's storm, which scientists said met the definition of a " bomb cyclone ". Gusts up to 60 mph were forecast on Cape Cod, 45 mph at the Jersey shore and 30 mph around suburban Philadelphia . New Jersey State Police say they responded to 506 motor vehicle crashes and 939 motorist aids since midnight in their patrolled areas.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:28

Under the guardian program, teachers and school employees who underwent law enforcement training would be able to carry handguns, provided that their districts opted in. A Broward County grand jury on Wednesday indicted Cruz on 17 counts of first-degree murder and 17 counts of attempted first-degree murder. " Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is being shot up", he said before the line went dead.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:24

When the shooting was first reported, police believed the gun was accidentally discharged. The school was closed Thursday following the death of 17-year-old Courtlin Arrington . State Sen. Linda Coleman-Madison, whose district contains the Birmingham school, said Thursday that lawmakers aren't doing enough to protect children.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:24

The president's tweet came a day after he imposed tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on aluminum imports. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the USA wants to negotiate exemptions for the tariffs before they take effect in two weeks, as pressure grows from allies who are threatening retaliation if the duties are applied to them.

by | March 10, 2018 | 02:06

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection said that Morales-Luna was arrested as part of a "targeted operation" for being in the country illegally. Video of Perla Morales-Luna's arrest was posted on Facebook and has gone viral. The woman's attorney, Andres Moreno II, said agents left the daughters - ages 17, 15 and 12 - alone on the street. Morales-Luna is now in Border Patrol custody awaiting transfer to ICE for removal proceedings.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:48

His hot streak has coincided with an encouraging surge from Savoy, the 3-point specialist who after missing seven games with an injury has connected on almost 40 percent (17-43) of his deep shots. "Sometimes he doesn't do it in games, but he did today, and it was really nice to see". He even finished the game with a rare fast break dunk as Virginia topped the Cardinals 75-58 in the quarterfinals.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:40

In rapid advances overnight, troops and allied militiamen seized more than half of the area, including a stretch of farmland, isolating the northern and southern parts of the rebel-held territory, cutting links between the rebels and further squeezing opposition fighters and tens of thousands of civilians trapped inside, state media and a war monitor reported.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:16

The lucrative deal was unveiled on the third and final day of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's visit to Britain. Sky News Defence Correspondent Alistair Bunkall said the memorandum of intent still required the details to be ironed out before a final contract is signed, but he added: "You wouldn't expect things to go backwards now though".

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:49

The disgraced teacher has received a 10-day unpaid suspension and has denied that he has said any of the comments. That student also said that Swinyar was overall a "good teacher", but that he needs to work on his anger. The report stated Swinyar had made similar comments two months previously. Black students were among the witnesses who spoke out on the teacher's disturbing behavior, according to the report.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:08

Senate Republicans have discussed more state aid for security cameras and the hardening of school doors, as well as money to add an armed resource officer in every school that wants one. "This is an attempt to narrow who can carry", Garcia said. The Florida Legislature has long resisted restrictions on guns and has been a laboratory for gun rights legislation that is later introduced in other states.

by | March 10, 2018 | 00:01

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which is now looking into whether a merger would harm national security, expressed concerns that a Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm would undermine USA efforts to stay ahead of China in the development of 5G tech.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:17

As Broward Sheriff's Office deputy Scot Peterson was responding to the Parkland shooting, he radioed that he was hearing gunfire inside the school, the Miami Herald reports . Complicating the initial response was that Broward sheriff's deputies and Coral Springs police use different radio channels, so "anything that occurred on the Coral Springs channel would not be able to heard by the deputies on the scene and vice versa", Dale said.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:13

The statement goes on, saying that, after this "Brancaccia carried out a frightening campaign of harassment over several months, much of which is documented". As of this writing, Firth and Giuggioli have not added any further comments on the matter. The statement comes after reports about the allegations were made public due to leaked court documents, which possibly stem from the indictment against Brancaccia made by Italian prosecutors after the Firths lodged a harassment complaint .

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:10

The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,055,411 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,857,562. Investigating the productivity proportions of Marvell Technology Group Ltd ., ( NASDAQ: MRVL ) stock, the speculator will discover its ROE, ROA, ROI remaining at 0%, 0% and 0.7%, individually.

by | March 09, 2018 | 23:06

Both Brussels and Beijing voiced hope that a trade war could be averted, and the European Commission raised the prospect that Trump could consider exempting the EU's 28 member states from the measures along with US neighbors Canada and Mexico.

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.