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Lindsey Vonn: 'I wish I could keep going'

Lindsey Vonn: 'I wish I could keep going' She's also a snowboarder, though, and instead of entering the Alpine downhill, she will switch to her other sport and try to qualify Thursday in the parallel giant slalom. Want to learn to curl like the pros? An executive at South Korean retail conglomerate Lotte, a local Olympics sponsor and exclusive seller of Pyeongchang merchandise, said the company took notice when people in their 20s and 3... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration'

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration' The process is a mainstay of US immigration; of the 990,553 of the foreign nationals admitted to the United States as permanent residents in 2013, almost 649,763 of them were admitted due to family ties, according to Department of Homeland Security statistics. [Full Article...]

California school shooting plot thwarted, police say

California school shooting plot thwarted, police say Deputies discovered "multiple guns and ammunition" after searching the student's home. The student is now in custody. El Camino High School in Whittier, Calif., where authorities say a "disgruntled student" planned a mass shooting. After hearing the alleged threat, the security officer contracted the school district, which sent a team to campus. Robert Jacobsen, general counsel for the Norwalk-L... [Full Article...]

Famed evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham dies at age 99

Famed evangelist the Rev. Billy Graham dies at age 99 At a revival led by traveling evangelist Mordecai Fowler Ham, 15-year-old Graham committed his life to serving Jesus Christ. He leaves behind five children: Virginia Leftwich, Anne Graham Lotz, Ruth Graham, Franklin Graham, and Nelson Edman Graham. [Full Article...]

Parkland Shooting Copycat Threats Result In School Lockdowns, Arrests

Parkland Shooting Copycat Threats Result In School Lockdowns, Arrests Instead, Cruz was a member of the Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) program at Stoneman Douglas High School , where Wednesday's shooting took place. debate pitting proponents of tougher restrictions on firearms against advocates for gun rights, which are protected by the U.S. Constitution's Second Amendment. [Full Article...]

Facebook to use postcards in anti-election meddling effort

On Friday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it failed to follow up on a tip about the Parkland shooter. Last August, he tweeted that Obama knew about the Russian interference three years ago "but he didn't want to anger Russia!" I think we all have to be aware that the cause of this is that of a deranged individual that made a decision to take the lives of 17 other people. [Full Article...]

Cellphone case prompts lockdown at Florida high school; teen charged

Students at one East Valley high school have made a decision to follow a national movement after the mass shooting that killed 17 people in Parkland, Florida. "They were on the phone with me until 2 (a.m.), making sure everything was taken care of". Over the weekend, CAPA student organizers Carter, Anyah Jackson and Nia Arrington planned the walkout after seeing demonstrations at other schoo... [Full Article...]

Conservative Twitter is freaking out over a reported bot purge

Conservative Twitter is freaking out over a reported bot purge The losses - which users highlighted with the hashtag #TwitterLockOut - didn't appear to be equally spread across the political spectrum. Several right-wing Twitter users voiced their concerns about the purge, claiming the social site was "attacking" and "censoring" their accounts. [Full Article...]

Brexiteers accused of 'reckless' comments on Northern Ireland peace process

Brexiteers accused of 'reckless' comments on Northern Ireland peace process Mr Paterson, who was secretary of state for Northern Ireland under Theresa May's predecessor David Cameron, suggested the agreement had outlived its use , while Labour MP Ms Hoey branded it "unsustainable". "However, things in Northern Ireland can not stay in a state of limbo". Bradley pointed out that April 2018 marks the 20 anniversary of the Belfast Agreement, better known as the Good Friday... [Full Article...]

Parkland school shooter appears in court

Parkland school shooter appears in court Kimberly, who works as a neonatal ICU nurse, was sleeping before an evening shift at home when the shooting happened. While the other students waited in the hallway for their eighth-grade science teacher to let them into the classroom, Cruz would sometimes bang and kick the door, Guerra said. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Jr. Arrives in India to Promote Trump-Branded Luxury Apartments

Donald Trump Jr. Arrives in India to Promote Trump-Branded Luxury Apartments The Trump Organisation had built a huge pipeline of deals through intense marketing and negotiations over a decade but these could not be inked now, Trump Jr added. He said that any talk of his family profiting from his father's presidency is "nonsense". The eldest son of President Donald Trump has arrived in India to help sell luxury apartments and lavish attention on wealthy Indians who have... [Full Article...]

Secret Pence, North Korea meeting planned, then scrapped

Secret Pence, North Korea meeting planned, then scrapped In any event, " North Korea watchers [were] quite skeptical" that Pence's attendance at the Olympics would "lead to any significant breakthroughs", said Susan Glasser, Politico's chief global affairs columnist, on February 16. Analysts say the North's Olympic diplomatic drive sought to loosen worldwide sanctions against it and undermine the alliance between Seoul and Washington . [Full Article...]

Missed warning signs emerge in Florida school shooting

In Boca Raton, about 1,500 students walked out of a high school on Tuesday in a sign of solidarity with shooting survivors, according to West Palm Beach County School District Superintendent Robert Avossa. Republican leaders in the House and Senate say they will consider raising age restrictions for gun purchases and temporarily revoking someone's guns if that person is deemed a threat to others. [Full Article...]

Elections Russian interference probe: Lawyer accused of lying pleads guilty

Elections Russian interference probe: Lawyer accused of lying pleads guilty Van Der Zwaan is reportedly the son-in-law of Russian businessman and Putin associate German Khan , who was heavily involved in oil and is also part of Alfa Group . Manafort, a former campaign chair for the Trump campaign, has been already been charged with conspiracy and money laundering. In truth, the charge alleges, he spoke with Gates and Person A in September 2016 about the report, and "s... [Full Article...]

Trumps asks why Russian Federation probe doesn't include Obama administration

Trumps asks why Russian Federation probe doesn't include Obama administration In keeping with the most frequently discussed elements of the Russian effort to meddle with the USA election, the indictment also goes on to claim , "Defendants posted derogatory information about a number of candidates, and by early to mid-2016, Defendants' operations included supporting the presidential campaign of then-candidate Donald J. [Full Article...]

Maryland Officer Shot, Killed While Protecting Woman Threatened in a Domestic Dispute

Maryland Officer Shot, Killed While Protecting Woman Threatened in a Domestic Dispute An officer was shot and killed Wednesday morning in Maryland, according to Prince George's County police. "Please keep his family and our department in your prayers", the county's police department said via Twitter . Police say the officer alerted other members in the area but they did not engage in a pursuit. When officers responded, the woman gave the description of the vehicle her husband was ... [Full Article...]

North Korea canceled planned meeting with Pence, vice president's office says

The State Department said that Pence had been "ready to take this opportunity" but would have used it to insist Pyongyang abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs. "Perhaps that's why they walked away from a meeting, or perhaps they were never honest about sitting down", Ayers said. She was accompanied by the regime's ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong-nam, during the South Kor... [Full Article...]

North Korea hacker group expands scope to include Japan, Vietnam targets: FireEye

North Korea hacker group expands scope to include Japan, Vietnam targets: FireEye North Korea said: "The Trump group's racket for resuming the war exercises is a wild act of ruthlessly trampling even a small sprout of peace that has been now seen on the Korean Peninsula". A spokeswoman for LG said that she did not know of any cyber-attacks by North Korea against the company. APT37, which has been active at least since 2012, previously focused its efforts on "government, mili... [Full Article...]

US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties Relations between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners have frayed over a number of issues, particularly Washington's support for the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia , which Ankara calls terrorists . policies, the more America is pushing Turkey closer to Russian Federation. The YPG is regarded by Ankara as the Syrian affiliate of the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) ... [Full Article...]

Police lose Supreme Court challenge over John Worboys compensation ruling

Police lose Supreme Court challenge over John Worboys compensation ruling Police challenged the ruling, but it was upheld by the Court of Appeal, so the appeal was taken to the Supreme Court previous year. Lord Kerr gave the main judgment in the case on Wednesday morning, saying: "The Supreme Court unanimously dismisses the Commissioner's appeal". [Full Article...]


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