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World Missouri Officer Killed Responding to 911 Call Was Sent to Wrong House
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Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Collin Stosberg says the cause of the suspect's death is under investigation. Morton , who joined the Army in November 2005 and was twice deployed, returned in May 2014 from Afghanistan, where he served as a bridge crew member and radio communications manager, The Kansas City Star reported.

World TPP trade deal to be signed in Chile
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The Green Party called on all political parties to rule out singing any trade deals like it in the future. The deal had been on life support after Trump pulled the United States out of the original deal when he became president. Its success highlights the isolation of the USA under Trump's protectionist rhetoric on trade and his "America first" philosophy. "And there are threats to those worldwide trading regimes".

World U.S. issues travel warning for Playa Del Carmen
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The U.S. has closed its consular agency in a popular Mexican tourist spot and is barring its employees from traveling there over a "security threat". The new alert follows another issued a week ago prohibiting USA government personnel from using the ferry service between Playa del Carmen and the island of Cozumel .

World Trump says he believes North Korea is 'sincere'
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The caution extended by the U.S.is understandable because talks with North Korea over the past three decades have always veered off course and failed. "I think they're honest also because of the sanctions and what we're doing with respect to North Korea", Trump said. Pyongyang will also suspend nuclear tests for as long as the talks are under way.

World Air India to fly over Saudi Arabia for Israel: Netanyahu
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There was no immediate confirmation of this from Riyadh or Air India . Saudi Arabia has committed to allow Air India the use of Saudi airspace for its new routes to and from Tel Aviv, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau said on March 5.

World Germany to start work on trade, China, Syria war - Merkel
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Party leaders say they expect a "yes" vote to the coalition deal they hammered out with Merkel and her allies. "Merkel needs to appease a weakened and insecure SPD without alienating her own CDU and the CSU too much", said Carsten Nickel, managing director at consultancy Teneo Intelligence.

World 2 shot, killed at Central Michigan University, gunman remains at-large
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CMU officials confirmed Friday night that the the two people killed in a campus dorm were Davis Jr.'s parents, James Davis Sr. and his wife Diva, of Bellwood, Illinois . "We had picnics in our backyard", Leal said. One tweeted: "Just saw 8 cop cars drive by me on campus". "We're all confused and at a loss", he said.

World President Abbas extends condolences over Burkina Faso terror attack
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This is the third major assault on Ouagadougou in the past two years. Gunfire and explosions resounded for hours, subsiding by midday. The insurgency has caused thousands of deaths, prompted tens of thousands to flee their homes and dealt crippling blows to economies that are already among the poorest in the world.

World Hyderabad police thwart BJP's attempt to storm KCR's residence
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Telangana BJP members have been detained by the Hyderabad Police during party's protest march against CM K Chandrashekhar Rao over his alleged abusive comments against Prime Minister Narendra Modi . To a question on forging alliance with Chandrababu Naidu, he said "I can not say". Can we expect something new to happen if Congress comes to power after BJP? "I would reiterate that KCR can definitely play and should play an important role in getting all the non-Congress and the non-BJP ...

World BJP's blind quest for power raises apprehension of destabilising NE region
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Gowda said the country was seeing a "revival and resurgence" of the Congress starting with Gujarat and the bypolls in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, and "the cutting to size of the BJP due to its corruption and non-performance". Gandhi alleged that the BJP is "obsessed" with "grabbing" power and has shown "utter disregard" to the mandate of people in the state. In Nagaland , BJP is the kingmaker with regional parties Naga People's Front (NPF) led by incumbent chief minister T R Zeliang and ...

World Rockets outlast Celtics to stretch win streak to season-high 15
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Paul made two more freebies, and Irving got fouled again with 2.8 seconds left. Still, the Celtics stumbled into a chance to tie when Eric Gordon missed one of two free throws with 2.3 seconds left. Again, the sample size here is small, but all the little things that go into consistent success, including hustle, execution and attention too detail all have been on display while the bench has been in the game.

World Ukraine makes $2 bln in revenue from gas transit
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The row, which is a by-product of broader political tensions between the two countries after Russia's illegal annexation of Crimea and its support for separatists in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, is also threatening to have an impact on gas supplies to the EU.

World Jared Kushner's security clearance downgraded
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White House senior adviser Jared KushnerJared Corey KushnerKushner resisting giving up top access amid scrutiny over security clearances: report Kelly says he has "full confidence" in Kushner on foreign policy White House: Security clearance review won't affect Kushner MORE's family business received millions of dollars in loans from two companies after they took part in White House meetings, according to The New York Times .

World Canadian athlete Dave Duncan arrested, released in South Korea incident
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Duncan, 35, competes in ski cross and although he's from London, Ont., he lives and trains in Whistler. The coach was fined 5 million South Korean won ($4,600) for driving under the influence of alcohol. Raine participated in alpine skiing at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, France. Worldwide crime officials at the Gangwon Provincial Police Agency reported that if the alleged offenses are charged as serious crimes, the three would be forced to remain in the country pending trial, ...

World NWS issues River Flood Warning for parts of Rock County
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This video shows flooding around the Little Miami River, a tributary of the Ohio River, in Loveland. But more rain is now forecast for later in the week. "The good news is the rain is done and we'll have a couple of dry days for that water to recede", she said. "I checked the rain gauge ... and there was only a quarter of an inch in it".

World Nigeria parents release names of 105 missing girls after Boko Haram attack
Author: 0 Nigeria parents release names of 105 missing girls after Boko Haram attack

The group was established after the abduction nearly four years ago of 276 girls from a school in Chibok. That case drew global attention to the insurgency and spawned high profile social media campaign Bring Back Our Girls . "We will see the governor and seek his help, as well as anyone who matters that can in one way or another assist in ensuring the freedom of our girls".

World China poised to lift term limits for Xi
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Xi a year ago assumed the title of "core" of the CCP's leadership, elevating him above to a position reminiscent of communist China's founder, Mao Zedong . "The theoretical justification for removing tenure limits is that China requires a visionary, capable leader to see China through this multi-decade grand plan,"' Lam said.

World Ferry blast injures American passengers in Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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The U.S. Embassy in Mexico said in the evening that it was aware of seven Americans hurt in the incident, while Canada's diplomatic mission said it had not received any information that any of its citizens were harmed. The explosion was caught on security cameras at a dock in Playa Del Carmen. Videos uploaded to social media showed emergency crews nursing injured people at the dock and people rushing for help.

World TAPI: PM attends groundbreaking ceremony in Turkmenistan
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The successful accomplishment of the project would help accelerate pace of socio-economic activities in the participating countries besides creating direct and indirect employment opportunities. Apart from contributing towards resolution of the problem of critical energy shortage in the region, it would also be a source of income for Turkmenistan, Afghanistan and Pakistan.

World North to send another senior delegation for Olympic closer
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The latest visit by officials from the normally reclusive North will coincide with a U.S. delegation led by U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka . On Tuesday, South Korean foreign ministry spokesman Noh Kyu-duk said efforts to arrange talks between the US and the North ahead of any denuclearization negotiations would potentially be on the agenda during Ivanka's three-day visit.

World Anti-corruption watchdog ranks Georgia among best in region
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The launching of the Transparency International 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index yesterday has revealed a four point increment in PNGs' score since previous year. The Philippines, alongside India and Maldives, is also among the most corrupt countries in the Asia-Pacific region. India has dropped two ranks in the Corruption Perceptions Index 2017, which NGO Transparency International released on Wednesday.