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Two students arrested after threats involving Harrison County High School

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According to an audio message sent to parents in the Benton School District today, a threat was made late Thursday regarding Benton Junior High School. A lot of people were on high alert after an incident that happened on Wednesday, January 24 when a LaRue County High School student made a threatening statement. Read More »

Mark Hollis says he acted swiftly in suspending Kathie Klages

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Lindsey Lemke, who survived Larry Nassar's abuse, says students want change. The committee's investigation comes as Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis announced his retirement Friday . Michigan State University trustees chose a university vice president Friday to until an interim president is chosen. "Never again can this happen", Dianne Byrum said. Read More »

Canadian billionaire couple were victims of a 'targeted murder', police say

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An estate agent found them in the basement hanging by belts to a railing near their indoor pool in seated positions. Autopsy results revealed they died by "ligature neck compression", Gomes said. He had faced legal action from family members who alleged they had been cut out of the company over the years and had once mused that his rivals might want him dead. Read More »

Air Force One's New Refrigerators Will Cost Nearly $24 Million

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As Defense One explains, the refrigerators on Air Force One are required to hold enough food - around 3,000 meals in total - to feed passengers and crew for weeks without resupplying, just in case World War III breaks out. US President Donald Trump poses in his office aboard Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland. Barring any setbacks, the new system will be installed an operational by October 2019. Read More »

Paris floods: Hundreds evacuated as rising Seine threatens Louvre

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Many regions have seen double the rainfall than normal, including Paris , where 183 millimetres (7.2 inches) have been dumped since December 1. Joao De Macedo said residents of the building he manages all left three days ago. More favourable weather is expected for the week ahead, and Vigicrues has lowered its warning level from orange to yellow in several areas upstream of the capital. Read More »

Mohan Bhagwat hoists tri-colour in Palakkad school

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The CPI (M)-led LDF government had released a circular two days back, instructing that tricolour will be hoisted by only headmasters or principals of institutions. They said the Flag Code empowered citizens of the country to hoist the national flag on Republic Day. The school ignored Kutty's warning and went ahead with the event that included flag hoisting by RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, leaving government red faced. Read More »

United Nations official says not safe yet for Rohingya return to Myanmar

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The statement said that during the initial two-day meeting of the 10-member body that started on Monday, "it became evident that the intent of Governor Bill Richardson...was not to provide advice based on the recommendations of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State chaired by Dr Kofi Annan but to pursue his own agenda". Read More »

'No less than 41 lifeless' and dozens injured in hospital fireplace

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On Friday, officials were still investigating the cause of the fire, which they said started on the hospital's first floor. "Many victims were from the first and second floors of the hospital. South Korea is one of the fastest-aging countries in the world and has many nursing hospitals, which are preferred for elderly people who need long-term doctors' care. Read More »

Legendary Bengali Actress Supriya Devi Passes Away at 83

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While she acted in more Ghatak films, she would be remembered for her role in commercially successful films like Chowringhee , Mon NIye , Kaal Tumi Aleya, Bilambita Loy , Dui Prithibi, Sabyasachi, etc. Supriya Devi is survived by her daughter. "She showcased her talent across the genres of medium - films, "jatra" (folk theatre), plays and finally television". Read More »

Trump touts campaign to denuclearize N. Korea

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North Korea on Saturday condemned the latest U.S. sanctions announced this week aimed at curbing the isolated nation's development nuclear weapons. "Diplomacy should repose reason on Kim's reckless rhetoric and risky provocations", Mattis said, warning that the Winter Olympics talks and the respite in inter-Korean ties that accompany them do not solve overarching problems. Read More »

17 dead in auto bomb near embassies in Kabul

A spokesman from the public health ministry said 17 dead and 110 wounded had been brought to city hospitals, and victims were still being brought in. "The building shook. All our windows broke". Thick, dark smoke was seen rising into the sky. The Public Health Ministry says over a dozen were killed, and over 100 wounded in a suicide vehicle bombing in downtown Kabul . Read More »

Nicolas Maduro Officially Enters Venezuelan Presidential Battle

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The European Union (EU) said the officials were all "involved in the non-respect of democratic principles or the rule of law as well as in the violation of human rights". "All we have done from the beginning was help the process", he said, referring to Venezuela's internal political dialogue between the Maduro administration and opposition. Read More »

Halep and Wozniacki face off with eye on first Grand Slam title

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Well, here we are, the Australian Open Women's Final, to be played between Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki . Halep, who survived two more match points in an extraordinary final set against Angelique Kerber in the semi-finals, fended off four break-point chances for Wozniacki in the third game of second set, but was ailing significantly in hot and humid conditions, with the trainer called at one point to take her blood pressure. Read More »

Hillary Clinton protected advisor accused of sexual harassment during 2008 campaign

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The account of the story was based on discussions with eight former officials on Clinton's 2008 campaign, the Times said , noting that some of the officials "were troubled that he was allowed to remain on the campaign". CBN Chief Political Correspondent David Brody has known Strider for over a decade and interviewed him multiple times . The woman who made the accusation against Mr. Read More »

Canadian Minister of Sport Resigns Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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Hehr sat in the Alberta legislature from 2008 to 2015. The Calgary Skyview MP faced accusations previous year that he sexually harassed an employee in his federal constituency office. He encouraged all women who have felt "uncomfortable or who have experienced harassment of any kind" to come forward. "It is never okay", he said. Premier Kathleen Wynne says she was "shocked" by the allegations that led to the resignation of Patrick Brown as Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader early ... Read More »

Syria opposition says will boycott Sochi talks

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Bashar al-Jaafari, Syrian chief negotiator and Ambassador of the Permanent Representative Mission of Syria to the United Nations speaks to journalists after the talks on Syria in Vienna on January 26, 2018. The SNC, Syria's main opposition group, has yet to say whether it will attend, with dozens of rebel factions already ruling it out. Russia , Turkey and Iran convened eight Syria meetings in Astana past year, with the stated aim of agreeing "de-escalation" zones to ease hostilities in ... Read More »

Kidnapping victim killed during botched FBI raid outside Houston

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Investigators said FBI agents were conducting an operation at a home in the 7300 block of Elbert Street when the victim, Ulises Villadares, was shot and killed. The two men are also facing an armed robbery charge. The FBI went to that home, where Villadares was found bound with tape. Bureau spokeswoman Christina Garza told the Associated Press that the victim, who has not yet been publicly identified, was fatally struck by gunfire from an FBI agent during an early morning bust on Thursday. Read More »

China extends its New Silk Road to the Arctic

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The land territories in the Arctic cover an area of about 8 million square kilometres, whose sovereignty belongs to Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and the US. "While pursuing its own interests, China will pay due regard to the interests of other countries and the broader global community". The white paper promised more on scientific research and environmental protection in the Arctic. Read More »

Monkey Business: Baboon Breakout Shuts Paris Zoo

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Police and zookeepers went hunting for the baboons, managing to return all but three to their pens. Recent reports have said that all but four of the baboons have been captured. The zoo said in a statement that baboons could be unpredictable "especially when stressed" adding "They're stronger than us". "They must not get out of the park". Read More »

Supreme Court Stays Execution For Cop-Killer

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Alabama is preparing to execute an inmate who lawyers contend has developed dementia and can no longer remember killing a police officer three decades ago. "This constitutes not merely 'national consensus, ' but unanimous agreement that a sentence of death imposed by a judge contrary to a jury's life verdict does not comport with our evolving standards of decency and the Eighth Amendment", Madison's petition reads. Read More »

Jimmy Kimmel To Interview Stormy Daniels After Trump's SOTU Address, Internet Erupts

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Though Daniels was mum on Thursday with Inside Edition , In Touch magazine published an interview on January 19 that Daniels gave them seven years ago. Stormy Daniels , the woman at the center of an alleged affair with President Trump , continues to attract national attention. Could Trump's lawyer claim Daniels' smile violated a nondisclosure agreement? "Yep", the other consultant replied. Read More »

Government shutdown end in sight as senators announce agreement

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The Republicans now have 51 senators, so they need some Democratic support to pass a budget. Top Democratic leader Dick Durbin refused to say when the shutdown would end. Hours later, at midnight, the government officially shut down. Congress voted on Monday to end a three-day USA government shutdown , approving the latest short-term funding bill as Democrats accepted promises from Republicans for a broad debate later on the future of young illegal immigrants. Read More »

A Youngest Fan Recreates Deepika Padukone's Ghoomar In The Cutest Way

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It is only due to their protest that the film hasn't been released in four big states including Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. Padmaavat opened to decent critical reviews. Deepika Padukone plays the role of Queen Padmavathi. Many theatres might not release the movie, but it will still earn money because of its IMAX 3D factor. Read More »