• Toyota to Stop Selling Diesel Cars in Europe This Year
Toyota to Stop Selling Diesel Cars in Europe This Year

Toyota didn't cite harmful emissions or the increasingly negative sentiment towards diesels as the reason for its decision to drop oil-burners in its announcement. Engine options at launch will be a 1.2-litre turbo petrol unit that produces 114bhp, and two hybrid options: the company's electric motor and battery setup that can be found in the Pri...

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  • CHP: Shooter takes 3 people hostage at Veterans Home in Yountville
CHP: Shooter takes 3 people hostage at Veterans Home in Yountville

According to the Napa Valley Register , police were called to the Veterans Home to investigate a report of a man with a gun. The Napa County Sheriff's Office reported at least one shot was sacked, but no casualties have been confirmed. "We have activated our emergency response protocol and are cooperating with law enforcement and law enforcement ...

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  • Could Arizona teachers strike? - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
Could Arizona teachers strike? - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

Schools across West Virginia got back to the business of reading, writing and arithmetic after the state's 35,000 public school employees walked off the job on February 22, fed up with going without a raise for four years. Thomas said he doesn't think a strike is imminent, but becomes more likely the longer Arizona stays at the bottom of the list i...

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  • Kentucky Senate postpones scheduled vote on much-debated pension
Kentucky Senate postpones scheduled vote on much-debated pension

Nearly all of them held signs ranging from "A Pension is a Promise" to "Do we need a bake sale to fund this?" and they booed or cheered as Senators ascended the steps, depending on the Senator's support or opposition to the bill . The measure is attempting to remedy the state's broken pension system, but educators are anxious that it would be at t...

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  • Sen. Dan Heller Thinks Justice Kennedy Will Retire This Summer
Sen. Dan Heller Thinks Justice Kennedy Will Retire This Summer

Reuben Clark Law Society on Friday. President Donald Trump , left, and Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy participate in a public swearing-in ceremony for Justice Neil Gorsuch in the Rose Garden of the White House White House in Washington, Monday, April 10, 2017.

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  • Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Consensus EPS Estimates
Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Consensus EPS Estimates

Herbalife Ltd . ( HLF ) is highly profitable company that pays rich dividends. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 5,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at $349,900. SunTrust maintained the shares of HLF in report on Thursday, January 25 with "Hold" rating. Alliancebernstein LP reported 39,883 shares or 0% of a...

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  • Turnbull confident Australia will be exempt from United States tariffs
Turnbull confident Australia will be exempt from United States tariffs

US President Donald Trump speaks before signing Section 232 Proclamations on Steel and Aluminum Imports in the Oval Office of the White House. Mexico and Canada have also been exempted from the new levy, which is set to begin in 15 days.

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  • Experts worry Trump will blow Kim Jong Un meeting
Experts worry Trump will blow Kim Jong Un meeting

Many scholars in China see the North Korean nuclear issue as a convenient reason for the USA to keep military bases in those countries, including more than 30,000 American troops in South Korea . But others were less hopeful that the leaders meeting each other in real life, rather than behind their computer screens, would lead to any lasting ch...

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  • Broadcom pledges $1.5 billion USA investment in Qualcomm deal
Broadcom pledges $1.5 billion USA investment in Qualcomm deal

Broadcom sought again to soothe U.S. security concerns around its bid for chipmaker Qualcomm on Wednesday, saying it would stick with investments aimed at maintaining the United States' leadership in 5G technology. It also noted that Qualcomm is facing scrutiny from regulators around the world about what some say are anticompetitive licensing agree...

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  • Asheville officer charged with assaulting black jaywalking suspect
Asheville officer charged with assaulting black jaywalking suspect

Hickman was charged late Thursday, March 8, 2018, with assault by strangulation, assault inflicting serious injury and communicating threats, according to the Buncombe County District Attorney's Office. Rush then tried to run and Hickman brought him down, repeatedly punching him in the head, the video shows. In the video, Rush can be heard tellin...

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  • Waffle House employee helps elderly man cut up his food
Waffle House employee helps elderly man cut up his food

She added that the gentleman had required help because his hands were "not functioning too well". Having trouble cutting up his meat, the 78-year-old asked for help. Her actions also prompted the mayor of La Marque to proclaim March 8, 2018, a day in her honor. "It's something I would do any other day", Williams said.

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  • Audio: Fla. SRO heard shots inside school, told LEOs to stay away
Audio: Fla. SRO heard shots inside school, told LEOs to stay away

The response by his agency has been the subject of national scrutiny, and is now under review by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Cruz was arrested within hours of the shooting. It wasn't until 2:32 p.m., 11 minutes after Cruz allegedly first opened fire, that four Coral Springs police officers finally rushed into the building.

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  • China ready to make 'appropriate and necessary response' to US
China ready to make 'appropriate and necessary response' to US

He said that when former U.S. President George W. Bush instituted tariffs on steel imports in 2002, European Union safeguards fully mitigated the risk of redirected imports and supported gradual but robust growth in the European Union steel industry.

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  • IDF shoots, kills Palestinian preparing to throw Molotov cocktail at troops
IDF shoots, kills Palestinian preparing to throw Molotov cocktail at troops

An Israeli military spokesman said the slain man had been about to throw a fire-bomb at the troops, who were responding to an immediate threat when they shot him. It sees the entire city as its capital. "The European Union will closely monitor if and how this new law is applied to Palestinians in East Jerusalem", the statement concluded.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn admits being member of controversial Facebook group
Jeremy Corbyn admits being member of controversial Facebook group

Members are said to have included Labour MPs Clive Lewis and Chris Williamson and former Channel 4 reporter and Corbynite Paul Mason. Meanwhile, the other members of the group, including several Jewish anti-Zionists, rarely object to the anti-Semitism posted there.

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  • Confirmed: K-pop stars Lee Dong-wook and Suzy are dating
Confirmed: K-pop stars Lee Dong-wook and Suzy are dating

They were reportedly spotted on a date at the Cheongdam district - the same neighbourhood where Shin Hye and Tae Joon were said to be having their dates. The two reportedly get along well due to their similarly bright personalities. She previously dated actor Lee Min Ho . No surprises there, as apparently , she had once mentioned before on Kore...

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  • Chinese space station Tiangong-1 could crash to Earth within weeks
Chinese space station Tiangong-1 could crash to Earth within weeks

While this estimate seems imprecise, ESA said that it will land somewhere in northern latitudes. Parts of the United States, the Iberian Peninsula, China, the Middle East, South America, Australia, and New Zealand are all potential reentry locations.

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  • College student stabbed to death outside her college in Chennai, killer arrested
College student stabbed to death outside her college in Chennai, killer arrested

The man, identified as Alagesan , was nabbed by bystanders and thrashed before being handed him over to police. Reports say that both Aswini and Alagesan are from Maduravoyal. However, according to some reports, Aswini had filed a complaint against Azhagesan, but no action was taken on him. Alagesan was admitted to Rajiv Gandhi government gene...

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  • Netflix's Rachel Dolezal Documentary Faces Backlash
Netflix's Rachel Dolezal Documentary Faces Backlash

She was able to work her way up to the presidency of an NAACP chapter before her parents confirmed she was white in 2015. She had previously claimed she was the victim of nine hate crimes, but an investigation by police did not back up her allegations.

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  • United Nations rights chief says Philippines' Duterte needs psychiatric evaluation
United Nations rights chief says Philippines' Duterte needs psychiatric evaluation

Two other United Nations special rapporteurs, Michel Forst and Catalina Devandas Aguilar, expressed "grave concern" about Ms Tauli-Corpuz being on the list, and said she was being punished by Mr Duterte for speaking against some of his policies.

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  • Jo Min-ki: South Korean actor found dead after #MeToo allegations
Jo Min-ki: South Korean actor found dead after #MeToo allegations

He was already dead when he was rushed to a nearby hospital. He was due to be questioned by police next week, the reports said. The police suspect it might be a suicide, according to Yonhap News . South Korea's suicide rate is among the highest in the world. "Everything is my fault, and I am the one to blame", he said on February 27. "I deeply...

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  • European Union hopes that it can get U.S. tariff exemption
European Union hopes that it can get U.S. tariff exemption

Last week European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the EU would have no choice but to respond in kind if the U.S. finalised the plans to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe. "We will have to protect our industry with rebalancing measures, safeguards", she said. Malmstroem will hold talks Saturday with USA trade ...

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  • Bending power dip leaves European clocks running late
Bending power dip leaves European clocks running late

A "dip" in electrical power in the region has had an impact on the national power grids of 25 countries in the Continental European Power System, and it's had a direct impact on electrical alarm clocks . While Kadri Kadriu, deputy manager of Kosovo's grid operator, told the paper that electricity from elsewhere was diverted to the Serb minority ...

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  • Malfunction At Fertility Facility May Have Destroyed Thousands Of Eggs And Embryos
Malfunction At Fertility Facility May Have Destroyed Thousands Of Eggs And Embryos

The site where the egg- and embryo-holding tanks are stored features an alarm system, and the alarm was said to be going off when staff arrived Sunday morning. Patients were sent letters on Tuesday, and can contact an hotline set up to deal with the incident. DePompei said that this incident has been devastating for families involved and also for t...

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  • BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms Buy Rating for SL Green Realty (SLG)
BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms Buy Rating for SL Green Realty (SLG)

About 85,937 shares traded or 22.59% up from the average. SL Green Realty had a return on equity of 1.38% and a net margin of 6.71%. Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) has risen 2.53% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $31.15 million activity. BACON KENNETH J had sold 2,232 s...

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