• Crown Prince in Paris to Launch 'New Strategic Partnership'
Crown Prince in Paris to Launch 'New Strategic Partnership'

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has visited tech giant Apple as part of a series of visits to USA tech companies. The 32-year-old is considered the de facto Saudi leader and has recently led a modernising drive in the strictly religious kingdom, which includes allowing cinemas to open and women to drive.

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  • US, North Korea begin secret talks ahead of planned Trump-Kim meeting
US, North Korea begin secret talks ahead of planned Trump-Kim meeting

In a sign that a potential meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may come to fruition, the United States and North Korea have reportedly been holding direct backchannel planning talks. "Even if we were aware of the talks, we can not comment on it", said an anonymous official, according to Yonhap News Age...

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  • Tensions heightened along Israel-Gaza border as conflict continues
Tensions heightened along Israel-Gaza border as conflict continues

Israeli aircraft have struck a Hamas target in the Gaza Strip, in response to two explosive devices found near Israel's border with the territory. Israeli tanks on Sunday fired shells at three suspects near the northern part of the border fence after soldiers say they spotted them trying to illegally cross into Israel.

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  • Teacher Shares Photo Of Broken Chair, Gets $44000 In School Supplies
Teacher Shares Photo Of Broken Chair, Gets $44000 In School Supplies

She said the walkout not only had the chance to increase school funding and inspire teachers, Cruzan also thought it would be a teaching moment for students. Alarm bells about the state's struggle to staff classrooms with qualified teachers have been sounding for years. "It's not always about teacher pay; it's about them first".

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  • Syrian town attacked with sarin, killing 70 and affecting thousands
Syrian town attacked with sarin, killing 70 and affecting thousands

Syrian state media reported that its air defenses intercepted a number of incoming missiles, but that others hit the base. The two leaders " agreed to exchange information on the nature of the attacks and coordinate a strong, joint response", the White House said .

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  • US Military Denies Responsibility For Syria Missile Strikes
US Military Denies Responsibility For Syria Missile Strikes

The sole on-the-spot accounts come from the White Helmets, celebrated by the media as a rescue organization, but affiliated with the anti-Assad "rebels" and largely funded by the United States , Britain, Germany and other imperialist powers.

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  • Met Police Chief Announces More Stop And Search To
Met Police Chief Announces More Stop And Search To "Suppress" London Violence

However, in an interview with Sky News, commissioner Dick suggested Londoners should wait until the end of 2018 before comparing the two cities. We are very good at that. Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick announced a taskforce consisting of 120 officers on April 5 in response to the violence, and promised a more proactive approach to p...

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  • Facebook to notify users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal
Facebook to notify users affected by Cambridge Analytica scandal

The user will then be able to turn off third-party apps individually or altogether. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is expected to testify before Congress this week, as lawmakers seek answers about users' privacy on the site. The spokesperson said that from Tuesday the company would begin showing users which apps they connected to at the ...

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  • Russian Federation blames Israel for missile attack on Syrian airbase
Russian Federation blames Israel for missile attack on Syrian airbase

According to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, most of the 14 killed were either Iranian forces or Iran-backed proxies supporting the Syrian government. In February, Israel confirmed that it had targeted the same airfield in Homs, after an Iranian drone entered Israeli airspace. "By striking [Syrian President Bashar al-Assad]...

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  • Missiles attack air base in Homs province
Missiles attack air base in Homs province

A military airport in Syria has come under missile attack, the country's state media has reported. The state broadcaster said explosions were heard at the T-4 airfield near Homs, which is close to the ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria.

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  • Facebook To Require Verified Identities For Political Ads
Facebook To Require Verified Identities For Political Ads

Presumably Zuckerberg has become more circumspect in recent years, so the deleted Messenger messages probably don't contain anything quite that embarrassing. Facebook users can opt out of seeing targeted ads, but can't shut off ads altogether. The Facebook app on a smartphone. European Union data protection regulators from around the 2...

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  • Palestinian journalist shot and killed in Gaza
Palestinian journalist shot and killed in Gaza

Israel's army said it "does not intentionally target journalists". The journalist, Yasser Murtaja, 30, had been known to use a drone for photos and video, but two journalists who were with him said he had not been using it on Friday. Israel and Hamas have fought three wars in the Gaza Strip since 2009, and the most recent conflict in 2014 p...

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  • Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Cabinet ministers, including treasurer Scott Morrison and education minister Simon Birmingham, rallied around the prime minister, insisting he maintained the support of the party. He regrets setting that mark when giving reasons for toppling Tony Abbott in 2015, but that's not what Australians cared about. "They don't want me to focus on personal...

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  • Cambridge whistleblower says Facebook data could be in Russian Federation
Cambridge whistleblower says Facebook data could be in Russian Federation

You don't have to wait until tomorrow to crack down on third-party data sharing since this link is already accessible in your account settings. Wylie says it was hard to verify how many people had access to the Facebook information or derivatives of that data "because it was a lot of people,".

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  • Canada: Tributes pour in for Humboldt crash victims, all identified
Canada: Tributes pour in for Humboldt crash victims, all identified

Darren Opp, the president of the Hawks, told the Globe and Mail: "It's a awful accident , my God, it's very, very bad". Authorities are still working to determine what caused the crash. Rempel, who said the young hockey player attended his wedding. "Tonight, we're all Broncos", the National Hockey League tweeted while sharing a video of the team...

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  • State Police Release Update in Hobbs Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation
State Police Release Update in Hobbs Officer-Involved Shooting Investigation

Saturday, the paper reported. Police say the caller advised that she'd left the location in an attempt to escape her male attacker. Police found the suspect with the woman outside her home when they arrived. Investigators say that's when the officer fired shots and Acosta lost control of the vehicle and crashed. No officers were injured in this...

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  • Man City Fans Break Down In Tears After Derby Defeat
Man City Fans Break Down In Tears After Derby Defeat

City would have won the Premier League had they managed to preserve their 2-0 lead gained before the interval, but two second-half goals in two minutes from Pogba alongside a 69th minute finish from Chris Smalling crashed the table-toppers' party.

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  • Missiles attack airbase in central Syria, cause casualties
Missiles attack airbase in central Syria, cause casualties

Syrian television says its military shot down several missiles heading towards the air base. Monday's missile attack followed a suspected poison gas attack on Saturday on the last remaining foothold for the Syrian opposition in the eastern suburbs of Damascus.

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  • Humboldt Broncos bus, semi involved in fatal collision
Humboldt Broncos bus, semi involved in fatal collision

It was to be Game 5 of the semifinal series of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League playoffs. Pastor Jordan Gadsby at the church in Nipawin said more than 100 people gathered at the church - including parents and grandparents of the players who were on the bus.

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  • Russia's Deripaska calls U.S. sanctions 'groundless, ridiculous'
Russia's Deripaska calls U.S. sanctions 'groundless, ridiculous'

Officials listed Russia's "occupation of Crimea, instigation of violence in Eastern Ukraine, support for Assad in Syria, and ongoing malicious activity", including cyberactivity, as reasons for the economic sanctions. Senior administration officials yesterday stressed that the sanctions were not targeted at the Russian people, but were meant to cri...

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  • BJP announces first list of candidates for Karnataka Assembly elections
BJP announces first list of candidates for Karnataka Assembly elections

The BJP on Sunday released the first list of 72 candidates to contest in the May 12 Karnataka assembly elections for the 224 seats across the southern state. He also went on to promise Bengaluru that "we will give you whatever you need to make India proud and to make Karnataka proud". Halady Srinivas Shetty, who rejoined the BJP a couple of mon...

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  • Manika Batra leads India to historic women table tennis gold
Manika Batra leads India to historic women table tennis gold

In the commonwealth games, 2018 Pradeep successfully lifted 152 kg in Snatch along with two other lifters but his effort was 2kg less that Samoa's Sanele Mao, which meant that the Indian would have to better the mark of Mao in Clean and Jerk to finish on the top of the podium.

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  • WWE Wrestlemania 34 Time: When Does It Start & How Long Is It?
WWE Wrestlemania 34 Time: When Does It Start & How Long Is It?

What has Stephanie McMahon got planned for her 'Mania entrance? In Daniel Bryan , they've got an actual wrestler drawing similar anticipation. -The Usos vs. First ever Woman's Battle Royal doesn't really have a nice ring to it. Either you go with one of the popular current stars (Becky Lynch or Sasha Banks ) or you go with a veteran (Nataly...

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  • Russian Federation vows tough response to new USA sanctions
Russian Federation vows tough response to new USA sanctions

The United States' new anti-Russian sanctions cover those biggest Russian businesses that refuse to play to Washington's scenario, the Russian embassy in the United States said in a statement on Friday. The final number of Russians facing punitive action remains fluid, but is expected to include at least a half-dozen people under sanction powers g...

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  • Greater Victoria hockey teams mourn loss of Humboldt Broncos players
Greater Victoria hockey teams mourn loss of Humboldt Broncos players

SJHL Chairman of the Board said, "We're just waiting to hear [more details]". "But you just never think something like this is going to happen". At a church breakfast Sunday morning, Frieda and Herman Bauir said the Broncos are the community's entertainment in the long winters and it's a pleasure to go to their games.

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