United Kingdom watchdog evaluates evidence from Cambridge Analytica

The officers had entered the building at 20:00 GMT on Friday, BBC reports. The High Court granted the data watchdog a warrant after claims that the company amassed information about millions of people without consent. The proceedings stem from cl... More..

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Former Schlitterbahn executive charged in death of Caleb Schwab
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Former Schlitterbahn executive charged in death of Caleb Schwab

It said the raft had been removed twice in 2016, but quickly put back into circulation. According to the Kansas City Star , the indictment went on accuse the company leaders of not following safety standards...More..

Peru's president offers resignation
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Peru's president offers resignation

But he resigned on Wednesday in the face of near-certain impeachment over a graft investigation into his connections to Odebrecht, a Brazilian construction company that has acknowledged bribing officials across...More..

Sunshine through the weekend, warmer weather slowly coming back
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Sunshine through the weekend, warmer weather slowly coming back

Periods of heavy snow and gusty winds are expected north of I-74 leading to hazardous travel conditions and potential power outages. With temperatures forecast to be near freezing during the storm, meteor...More..

Karns City student to be charged after bomb threat
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Karns City student to be charged after bomb threat

Idaho Falls Police spokeswoman Holly Cook said a bomb threat was made to the business over the phone by an unknown individual using an out-of-state number. The threat was called into the school just before 9:30...More..

Diplomat harassment row: Pakistan envoy Sohail Mahmood set to return to India
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Diplomat harassment row: Pakistan envoy Sohail Mahmood set to return to India

They said, incidents of harassment, intimidation and threats to physical security of diplomats and officials are in violation of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961, and a threat to the securi...More..

Ukrainian MP Savchenko accused of plotting to overthrow parliament
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Ukrainian MP Savchenko accused of plotting to overthrow parliament

Savchenko, who was captured in 2014 and tried in Russian Federation before being freed in a prisoner exchange , have become fierce critics of the government, which they accuse of corruption and other shortcomi...More..

Marshall High School students participated in walkout
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Marshall High School students participated in walkout

Students at the school are using the hashtag #Life to promote the initiative on social media. "Enough is enough. We need to end gun violence". There is no date yet for the pro-life walkout. I want this...and ...More..

China Fires Warning Shot at US Over Tariffs
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

China Fires Warning Shot at US Over Tariffs

China's media regulator has cracked down on online video spoofs and parodies, The Verge reports , citing state-run media outlet Xinhua . The president opted for new trade barriers after sounding out offic...More..

UK Watchdog Reviews Evidence After Cambridge Analytica Search
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

UK Watchdog Reviews Evidence After Cambridge Analytica Search

U.S. lawmakers on Friday asked Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg to come to Congress to explain to explain how the data got into Cambridge Analytica's hands, adding to pressure on the firm, which i...More..

Youngstown police investigating robbery that turned deadly
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Youngstown police investigating robbery that turned deadly

However, police don't believe the crime is related to a rash of recent robberies near the University of OR, spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin said Saturday. The Wilmington Police Department continues its search fo...More..

Government to consider expelling Russian diplomats over Salisbury attack
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Government to consider expelling Russian diplomats over Salisbury attack

The Prime Minister, Theresa may, met on 22 March in Brussels with the President of France Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who presented the first results of the investigation into the poiso...More..

SFU track and field start season off strong at Sacramento State Invitational
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

SFU track and field start season off strong at Sacramento State Invitational

Darrell Niswonger, the public address announcer at St. Vincent football games and also a former college baseball player at Murray State, was the guest speaker and he talked about how important character is for ...More..

US Senate passes huge spending bill, sends it to Trump
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

US Senate passes huge spending bill, sends it to Trump

The Senate must still vote on the measure. Several Republicans rejected the bill . Sen. The deal was struck last week in an ornate room just off the House floor, where two New Yorkers discussed a big i...More..

Sir Paul McCartney remembers John Lennon at March for Our Lives
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Sir Paul McCartney remembers John Lennon at March for Our Lives

McCartney said he wasn't sure whether gun violence could be ended on the legislative level, but said that what citizens can do is march. I don't know. Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman while re...More..

'Congratulations to all those elected to Rajya Sabha,' tweets PM Narendra Modi
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

'Congratulations to all those elected to Rajya Sabha,' tweets PM Narendra Modi

In the meantime, Lok Sabha Congress leader Mallikarjuna Kharge is to present a notice to Speaker Sumitra Majahan informing her of the party's decision to move a "no-confidence motion" against the Centre on ...More..

Nike Credits Tax Act With First Operating Loss in Decades
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Nike Credits Tax Act With First Operating Loss in Decades

Citigroup restated a "buy" rating and issued a $78.00 price target (up previously from $74.00) on shares of Nike in a research report on Wednesday, January 31st. In other news, Chairman Mark G. Parker sold 13...More..

by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

China stocks tumble to 6-week low, roiled by trade war fears

Following a thorough analysis of available evidence, USTR, with the assistance of the interagency Section 301 committee, prepared findings showing that, among other acts, policies, and practices, China uses dis...More..

Chelsea ready to rescue Luke Shaw from Manchester United
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Chelsea ready to rescue Luke Shaw from Manchester United

While newly-promoted Huddersfield's 113,000 Facebook followers was dwarfed by the bigger clubs it represented an 80 percent rise in a year. Mourinho was heavily critical of the player's performance, questioni...More..

No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

No Relief for Dreamers in US Govt's Latest Spending Bill

The 2,232-page bill was released to lawmakers hours before it passed the House and Senate on Thursday, a day before the shutdown deadline. The pricetag is the fault of Democrats , he insisted. Trump's decisi...More..

Cambridge Analytica offices searched by UK Information Commission staff
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Cambridge Analytica offices searched by UK Information Commission staff

The Information Commissioner's Office tweeted: "ICO granted warrant: We're pleased with the decision of the judge and we plan to execute the warrant shortly". The company has seen its stock market value plunge ...More..

When do the clocks go forward? Everything you need to know
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

When do the clocks go forward? Everything you need to know

Meanwhile, you're being warned to be extra careful when out on the roads of Carlow and Kilkenny as more people are expected to be out given the longer daylight hours. Best just leave it until the time changes b...More..

Man stabs daughter to death on the eve of her wedding
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Man stabs daughter to death on the eve of her wedding

The police found that there was hostility between Rajan and Athira over her affair with Brijesh, a Dalit and it grew after Athira rejected several proposals brought by Rajan. "But, she faced threats from her fa...More..

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff spat
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff spat

China, the world's largest pork producer, consumer and importer, on Friday released a hit list of United States goods that could face duties of up to 25 per cent, notably pork, fresh fruit and wine. It rejected...More..

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff dispute with Trump
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

China targets $3 billion of US goods in tariff dispute with Trump

The commerce ministry warned in a statement that a 15 percent tariff on a first batch of goods worth nearly $1 billion - including fresh fruit, nuts and wine - would be imposed if the United States fails to r...More..

Policeman killed in Egypt in suspected auto bombing ahead of election
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Policeman killed in Egypt in suspected auto bombing ahead of election

Sisi has said he wanted more candidates to run for office, and the election commission says the vote will be free and fair. Egyptians had high expectations of Sisi when he seized power. "For the sake of upholdi...More..

Patriots loan plane to Parkland students for DC trip
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Patriots loan plane to Parkland students for DC trip

In the weeks since, after speaking to Parkland student leaders like Sam Zeif, who she met at a February 21 White House audience with President Trump, however, Hockley gained a different perspective. Across ...More..

Journalists stage protest outside Delhi Police HQ
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Journalists stage protest outside Delhi Police HQ

Delhi Police on Saturday responded to the Manhandling of a woman journalist during the JNU students' protest. The journalists were covering a students' protest near the INA Market on Friday. Both the journalist...More..

Answering your Stephon Clark shooting questions
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Answering your Stephon Clark shooting questions

Earlier in the day, protesters had also marched into Sacramento's City Hall and onto an interstate highway as the mayor called for calm. At a time when protests over police brutality cases seem to be attracti...More..

Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?

Friday evening until noon Saturday. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued winter storm warnings for parts of Montana, North Dakota, northeastern South Dakota, western and southern Minnesota, easte...More..

Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 7 years in prison, quick updates
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav sentenced to 7 years in prison, quick updates

Section 319 CrPC can be invoked when there is strong and cogent evidence against the accused. Even the special court also pronounced the quantum of sentence for 18 other convicts in the case. Lalu Prasad's law...More..

Arab's Lauren Watson grateful to earn state honors in pair of sports
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Arab's Lauren Watson grateful to earn state honors in pair of sports

His 51.2 field goal percentage included 46 of 102 3-point shooting. "We've got some good freshmen and some good sophomores coming back that can provide some leadership for us", Irby said. "I think there were ...More..

Kylie Jenner Shares Sweet Black-and-White Pics of Herself With Daughter Stormi
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Kylie Jenner Shares Sweet Black-and-White Pics of Herself With Daughter Stormi

And it looks like the KUWTK star's newborn is already working on her best pout as Kylie has shared her very first selfies of baby Stormi - and prepare for some serious cuteness. "I've put myself in that s...More..

South Korea shutting off government computers so employees will go home
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

South Korea shutting off government computers so employees will go home

Over the next three months, the Seoul Metropolitan Government will start shutting off government computers on Friday night, according to the BBC . All employees of the state will no longer be able to use the...More..

Indian Officials, Diplomats Attend Pakistan Day Parade - For The First Time
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Indian Officials, Diplomats Attend Pakistan Day Parade - For The First Time

Later, the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out to the audience. The parade also showcased local cultures with floats from Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhw...More..

With comfortable strength, TRS wins all three Rajya Sabha seats in Telangana
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

With comfortable strength, TRS wins all three Rajya Sabha seats in Telangana

BJP and its partners still faced difficulty, and sometimes embarrassment, in pushing their legislative agenda because the Opposition has the majority in the Rajya Sabha. Even after that, it will be left with 2...More..

Classrooms equipped with buckets of rocks to stone shooters
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Classrooms equipped with buckets of rocks to stone shooters

Helsel told lawmakers that educators and staff have already undergone an active shooter training program, and classroom doors are outfitted to be hard to break down. The plan has received mixed reactions from t...More..

New President Takes Oath of Office in Peru After Kuczynski Resigns
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

New President Takes Oath of Office in Peru After Kuczynski Resigns

If lawmakers press forward with the wording, he could reverse his decision to quit, forcing congress to go forward with plans to try and impeach him, the president said. on charges he took millions of dollars...More..

Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Protests and strikes across France disrupt travel

Only 40 percent of high-speed TGV services will be running on average , and just one in four regular mainline trains across the country, SNCF chief Guillaume Pepy told RTL radio. While rail workers have plan...More..

Fire Erupts at Dublin Hotel Used for Temporary Homeless Housing
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Fire Erupts at Dublin Hotel Used for Temporary Homeless Housing

There are up to 20 units battling the fire and nearby roads have been closed. The building was evacuated and no injuries were reported at the time of writing. Independent councillor Noeleen Reilly tweeted lat...More..

USA and China clash at United Nations rights forum on Beijing text
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

USA and China clash at United Nations rights forum on Beijing text

In Shanghai, Gansu Dunhuang Seed, a seed, cotton and food processing company, jumped 10% to 7.67 yuan, while Wei Long Grape Wine rose 1.38% to 16.17 yuan and Xinjiang Korla Pear gained 4.23% to 15.76 yuan. With...More..

China calls U.S. decision to introduce restrictive trade measures
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

China calls U.S. decision to introduce restrictive trade measures "wicked precedent''"

The only question is, do we continue to ignore China's cheating or do we finally act decisively to stop it? Zhang said the market turmoil may abate as the tit-for-tat U.S. The memorandum is based on a so-call...More..

Congress Approves Spending Bill Protecting Medical Marijuana States from Federal Interference
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Congress Approves Spending Bill Protecting Medical Marijuana States from Federal Interference

Attorney General Jeff Sessions in January rescinded an Obama-era policy that generally left alone states such as Colorado that had legalized marijuana . "The lawmakers can't change these constitutional amendme...More..

EU recalls envoy for consultations on spy attack
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

EU recalls envoy for consultations on spy attack

He said the Kremlin targeted the country due to London's criticism of Russian rights abuses. Some EU states are mulling the possibility of expelling Russian diplomats, said a EU official. "We would note t...More..

We're ready to forgive, rehabilitate repentant Boko Haram members
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

We're ready to forgive, rehabilitate repentant Boko Haram members

Nata Sharibu had hoped his daughter Liya would be among the dozens of girls who returned home Wednesday after suspected Boko Haram fighters snatched them from their school last month in northeast Nigeria . O...More..

Britain's Blue Passports Post-Brexit Will Be Made By Franco-Dutch Firm
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Britain's Blue Passports Post-Brexit Will Be Made By Franco-Dutch Firm

British passports are now made by De La Rue, which despite its French name is a British company that prints them in northern England. British passports, which have been produced for years in the burgundy col...More..

Video Shows Sacramento Police Shooting Unarmed Black Man in His Own Backyard
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Video Shows Sacramento Police Shooting Unarmed Black Man in His Own Backyard

Sacramento demonstrators shouting "Shut it down" disrupted rush-hour traffic on Thursday night and blocked thousands of National Basketball Association fans from entering the Sacramento Kings arena to protest...More..

PM congratulates Putin for re-election as Russian President
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

PM congratulates Putin for re-election as Russian President

The officials spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss sensitive internal deliberations. With the federal government closed for the unseasonal spring snowstorm, the White House canceled the president'...More..

Samsung joins Global Earth Hour 2018
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Samsung joins Global Earth Hour 2018

The world will celebrate Earth Hour on Saturday night by switching off lights and going "dark" for one hour to encourage participation in fighting climate change . Coordinated by World Wide Fund for Nature ...More..

Craigslist Drops Personal Ads Because of FOSTA
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Craigslist Drops Personal Ads Because of FOSTA

The FOSTA bill easily passed the Senate with a 97-2 vote this week. The law revises the 22-year-old Communications Decency Act, which has long protected sites like Backpage, Craigslist and Facebook from liab...More..