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Brown, girl at center of segregation case, dies

Brown, girl at center of segregation case, dies Linda Brown Smith, 9, is shown in this 1952 photo. Brown's father, Oliver Brown, who died in 1961, was the named plaintiff in the case brought on his daughter's behalf and combined with several similar lawsuits challenging the "separate but equal" doctrine underpinning segregation in US schools. [Full Article...]

Students react to announcement of OU's next president

Students react to announcement of OU's next president A recently created Twitter account which appears to belong to OU's president-designate James Gallogly released a tweet following the official announcement . I began my career in 1980 in Northeast Oklahoma, serving in executive roles at ConocoPhillips, Chevron Phillips Chemical Company and Phillips Petroleum Company for 29 years. [Full Article...]

Bhind journalist, who exposed sand mafia, mowed down by truck

Bhind journalist, who exposed sand mafia, mowed down by truck Some persons from the village, which is under the Bamita police station limits, beat up Punnu Ahirwar and Chhota Ahirwar on Saturday on the suspicion that they had torched a shop in the area the day before, police said. The journalist, Sandeep Sharma, had been investigating the alleged nexus between the sand mafia and the police, and questions had been raised about the manner of his death. [Full Article...]

Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp

Mitch McConnell renews push to legalize industrial hemp However, McConnell acknowledged that "some challenges remain today between the federal government and farmers and producers in Kentucky", and argued that his bill would "remove the roadblocks altogether" by "recognizing in federal statute the difference between hemp and its illicit cousin". [Full Article...]

Rain and floods to come before Easter

Rain and floods to come before Easter Temperatures hover steady in the low 50s tonight with winds out of the south up to 12 miles per hour. Monday night: A 100 percent chance of showers and possibly a thunderstorm, low around 41. Wednesday night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms mainly before 1 a.m. The low will be around 29. Thursday: Partly sunny, high near 48. [Full Article...]

United States sends China to-do list to cut trade imbalances

United States sends China to-do list to cut trade imbalances The value of goods affected could reach up to $60 billion, Trump told reporters . The effects of Trump's tariffs could play a role in how Americans' assess each country's economic power in the future. Trump has long blamed unfair Chinese trade practices for the ballooning trade deficit with China, which reached a record $ 375 billion (pdf) past year. [Full Article...]

Turkey to target new town in Syria operation: Erdogan

Turkey to target new town in Syria operation: Erdogan A row over Greece and Cyprus that erupted last week added another point of contention just days before the talks. Hopes are not high that the Varna EU-Turkey leaders' meeting will see any significant agreements, though the optimistic view is that it will - perhaps at most - send a signal of continuing dialogue in spite of the deterioration of relations between Ankara and the bloc. [Full Article...]

Hazeltine to become first USA venue to host Ryder Cup twice

Hazeltine to become first USA venue to host Ryder Cup twice The proclamation was made in an a social media post, with help from the Gold Medal-winning U.S. Men's Curling Team. Future Ryder Cups have been awarded to Paris this fall, Whistling Straits in Wisconsin in 2020, Rome in 2020, Bethpage Black on Long Island in 2024 and Olympic Golf Club in San Francisco in 2032. [Full Article...]

US Army Veteran Deported to Mexico

US Army Veteran Deported to Mexico The news was first confirmed by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement ( ICE ) to CNN . "I was alarmed to learn this morning that Mr. Perez Montes' removal from the United States is imminent and may be carried out today at O'Hare International Airport", Duckworth wrote in the letter to Nielsen. [Full Article...]

Facebook's widening crisis over user data

Facebook's widening crisis over user data Privacy rights and the vast data collection of users by tech giants, such as Facebook, Google, and Twitter, deserve serious consideration. Arron Banks, a major donor to Leave.EU, told the newspaper that Leave.EU did not receive any data or work from Cambridge Analytica although the UK Independence Party, which also campaigned for Brexit, gave the firm some of its data which the firm analyzed. [Full Article...]

Alibaba Robotic vehicle vending machine is 5 stories tall

Alibaba Robotic vehicle vending machine is 5 stories tall Automotive and transportation industry giant Ford, in conjunction with retail behemoth Alibaba , has apparently planned to jointly help users buy a vehicle using an app and an automobile vending machine. Users can simply select the vehicle they want from Alibaba's Tmall app and then take it for a three-day test drive. The arrangement enables users to insert a auto to have a vehicle delivered fr... [Full Article...]

Protest outside Puducherry after three BJP MLAs denied entry into house

Protest outside Puducherry after three BJP MLAs denied entry into house In defiance of the High Court order, Speaker Vaithilingam wrote to the three BJP legislators on Sunday through Assembly Secretary A Vincent Rayar, saying he would study the ruling with the help of legal experts and make a decision "shortly", but until then, there would be no change in his decision from November, The Times of India reported . [Full Article...]

Firefighter Killed as Blaze Engulfs NYC Film Set

Firefighter Killed as Blaze Engulfs NYC Film Set He was said to be the nozzle man, the first responder to courageous the flames when his company called Engine 69 arrived at the scene at 10:50 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said at Harlem Hospital early Friday. [Full Article...]

Case against driver for laying patient upside down

Case against driver for laying patient upside down As per the reports, a driver of the ambulance was unhappy with an accident victim urinating in his ambulance that's why he did this with the patient. He was shifted to the Thrissur Medical College Hospital from the Palakkad district hospital that night itself, but died at the hospital early on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Information Commissioner 'Assessing' Evidence From Cambridge Analytica Raid

Information Commissioner 'Assessing' Evidence From Cambridge Analytica Raid Zuckerberg said an app built by a university researcher "leaked Facebook data of millions of people in 2014". The consultancy said it did not use the data in work it did for the 2016 US election. Zuckerberg said Facebook would give users more information and control about who can access their data. Cambridge Analytica was caught up in another election scandal on Saturday after a whistleblower cl... [Full Article...]

64 die in Russian Federation shopping centre fire

64 die in Russian Federation shopping centre fire Emergency services said they had extinguished the fire, but later said it had reignited in places, and that rescuers were struggling to recover bodies beneath smouldering rubble. she learnt about the fire from a man who ran past her - there was no help from any staff". The country's top investigative body said they are searching for a security officer who appears to have turned off the PA system w... [Full Article...]

Ousted Catalan Leader Appears in German Court

Ousted Catalan Leader Appears in German Court Former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont must remain in a German jail after losing the first round of an extradition battle with Spain that could drag on for months. Rights groups have already criticised the extent of Madrid's crackdown - though the European Union, wary of any splintering of its member states, has firmly supported the Spanish government's response. [Full Article...]

Russian shopping centre inferno kills 64 - NEWS784

Russian shopping centre inferno kills 64 - NEWS784 The fourth floor contained a cinema and an amusements area where numerous children were when the fire broke out. Around 120 people had been evacuated from the burning centre, rescuers said. Four people have been detained in connection with the deadly fire, including one of the mall's tenants. Putin "expressed his deep condolences to the relatives and loved ones of those who died", the Kremlin ... [Full Article...]

Bhide should be arrested for inciting January 1 riots in Bhima-Koregaon

Bhide should be arrested for inciting January 1 riots in Bhima-Koregaon Prakash Ambedkar , president of the Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh whose supporters were most prominent at the rally, urged the Maharashtra government to arrest Bhide, a former worker of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, by March 26. The 28,000-strong Marathas, led by Peshwa Baji Rao II meant to attack Pune. The Sambhaji Brigade had also supported the celebrations at Bhima Koregaon in the run-up to t... [Full Article...]

ICICI Securities IPO closes today, subscribed 36% on day 2

ICICI Securities IPO closes today, subscribed 36% on day 2 The company has market cap of $532.07 million. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.43 and Average Volume (3 months) is 7.38 million. It has outperformed by 28.62% the S&P500. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. [Full Article...]


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