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World MSD High Students Will Now Use Clear Backpacks For Security Reasons
Author: 0 MSD High Students Will Now Use Clear Backpacks For Security Reasons

Other security measures introduced by the school include requiring student ID cards to be visible at all times, restricting student entry points, and increasing the number of police on campus, CNN reports. A photo of Carmen Lo was widely shared, showing the senior with a sign inside her clear backpack that read: "This backpack is probably worth more than MY LIFE".

World Putin, Erdogan launch Turkey's 1st nuclear reactor
Author: 0 Putin, Erdogan launch Turkey's 1st nuclear reactor

Turkey is also set to purchase Russia's long-range S-400 missile defense system - a deal that is raising eyebrows among some of Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. It will produce 35 billion kilowatts of electricity at full capacity, which will meet about 10 percent of Turkey's electricity needs. The first stage is due to come online in 2023, the 100th anniversary of modern Turkey's founding, and be completed entirely in 2026.

World Mueller OK'd to probe Manafort-Russia collusion allegations
Author: 0 Mueller OK'd to probe Manafort-Russia collusion allegations

In February, Mueller announced that van der Zwaan , the son-in-law of a Ukrainian-Russian oligarch, had lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In the early 2010s, Van der Zwaan was working in the London office of Skadden Arps, one of the world's largest and most powerful corporate law firms.

World Gordon, Haniger homer in Mariners' win over Indians
Author: 0 Gordon, Haniger homer in Mariners' win over Indians

Atlanta's David Freitas , right, got the ball from his first major league hit from Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Cesar Hernandez on August 30. The Mariners have elected to place catcher Mike Zunino on the 10-day DL with a left oblique strain, per a club announcement. In Los Angeles, Dodgers starter Kenta Maeda scattered five hits and a walk, while striking out 10 for the second time in the majors as Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 5-0 for their first win of the season.

World Officials seek clues in SUV cliff crash that likely killed 8
Author: 0 Officials seek clues in SUV cliff crash that likely killed 8

They found that the vehicle had stopped then suddenly accelerated off Highway 101 sending the auto into the ocean 70-feet below reports NBC . Known as the Hart Tribe, the multiracial family of two married women - Sarah and Jennifer Hart - and six adopted children took spontaneous road trips to camp and hike and traveled to festivals and other events, offering hugs and promoting unity.

World What to expect from Saturday Night Takeaway as Dec hosts without Ant
Author: 0 What to expect from Saturday Night Takeaway as Dec hosts without Ant

The show - which was cancelled last Saturday - was labelled a success as Dec oversaw an nearly seamless live 90-minute show with his only mishap dropping a carton of popcorn. His wife, Ali Astall, also paid tribute to her husband in a rare tweet, writing: "I'm incredibly proud of my husband. Here's hoping that he will do as great a job at Florida next week".

World Lue to rejoin Cavs as observer Friday
Author: 0 Lue to rejoin Cavs as observer Friday

LeBron James set the record for consecutive regular-season games with at least 10 points in the Cavs' 107-102 win over the New Orleans Pelicans . Our models project Love for a big night with 36.0 FanDuel points in 28.5 minutes for 4.8x value on Friday.

World SpaceX successfully launch ten satellites into orbit
Author: 0 SpaceX successfully launch ten satellites into orbit

Originally scheduled to launch in December, the Iridium 5 mission had been pushed back multiple times to Thursday. The Falcon 9 rocket the company planned to launch was scheduled to carry the fifth installment of the Iridium Next mission.

World Snow set to return as yellow weather warning issued
Author: 0 Snow set to return as yellow weather warning issued

However, the warning adds that "it is quite possible that snow might not be too disruptive". The weather warning was issued this morning, Thursday March 29, and will be in force on Easter Monday, April 2, between 00.15 and 23.45. Below-average temperatures with some frost and spatterings of rain will make way for a more settled Easter Sunday . "Most spring flowers, daffodils and primroses for example are incredibly tolerant of bad weather despite their delicate looks and won't be much ...

World Malala vows to continue fight for girls' education
Author: 0 Malala vows to continue fight for girls' education

Malala , with her family's support, continued to go to school. "We have to invest in education". " Pakistan's future is with young generation and education". Malala said that though she was just 20 years-old she has already gone through too many challenges, but added she had never thought of leaving Pakistan .

World White House Denies Considering Pardons for Flynn and Manafort
Author: 0 White House Denies Considering Pardons for Flynn and Manafort

A former Russian intelligence officer who worked with U.S. President Donald Trump's former top campaign officials Paul Manafort and Rick Gates was communicating with Gates late in the 2016 presidential campaign, according to court records filed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office.

World United States exempts S.Korea from steel import tariffs
Author: 0 United States exempts S.Korea from steel import tariffs

Korea's trade surplus with the USA was about $18 billion previous year, down from $23 billion in 2016, according to the Korea International Trade Association . While South Korea made some concessions to US demands on the key auto trade issues, the revision of the free trade pact aligns with South Korea's own interests, experts said.

Author: 0 Earthlings Beware: China's Space Station Will Crash Back to Earth on Easter

China says it has lost control of the station and there is no way to know where it will re-enter the atmosphere. Although the bus-sized spacecraft is most likely to burn up upon re-entry, some scientists fear that debris could survive the atmosphere and land anywhere 43 degrees either side of the equator.

World Officers not charged in Alton Sterling death, Louisiana attorney general says
Author: 0 Officers not charged in Alton Sterling death, Louisiana attorney general says

A video of Sterling's shooting went viral after his death , showing an officer tackling him to the ground before another officer shot him, inciting social media backlash and protests across the country. After the hearings, Paul said, police will release four additional videos: two body camera recordings; one from a store surveillance camera; and one from the dashboard camera in a patrol auto.

World IDF targets Gaza following infiltration by four Palestinian attackers
Author: 0 IDF targets Gaza following infiltration by four Palestinian attackers

The three men were arrested Tuesday near the Tzeelim army base, which is located about 12 miles from the Gaza border. No injuries or damage were immediately reported . "Hamas must understand such conduct will only make its situation worse". Israel's Iron Dome anti-rocket system intercepted Sunday night a barrage of rockets fired from the Gaza Strip towards southern Israel, a military spokesperson said in a statement.

World Egg-cellent adventure at Wilmington Community Egg Hunt
Author: 0 Egg-cellent adventure at Wilmington Community Egg Hunt

The eggs were divided among two fields, one for hunters ages five to nine and the other for toddlers. Children also have the chance to hunt for golden eggs . and 11:30 a.m. - ages 6-8, noon and 12:30 p.m. - ages 9-12. The Easter Bunny was also in attendance to take photos with children, some slightly tired while others were quite alert.

Author: 0 Moscow vows to answer USA 'blackmail'; North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels Russian staff

Moscow has promised retaliation for the diplomatic expulsions . Moscow, though, has repeatedly denied involvement. Skripal was granted refuge in the United Kingdom following a 2010 spy exchange between the US and Russian Federation. "Today's actions by our allies clearly demonstrate that we all stand shoulder to shoulder in sending the strongest signal to the Kremlin that Russian Federation can not continue to flout worldwide law and threaten our security".

World Trump's Top Lawyer in Russia Probe Resigns
Author: 0 Trump's Top Lawyer in Russia Probe Resigns

Dowd's exit bared the turmoil in Trump's legal strategy as Mueller seeks to interview the president over allegations his election campaign colluded with Russian Federation in 2016 and that Trump himself may have obstructed the investigation.

World Ex-Catalan Leader Puigdemont Detained In Germany
Author: 0 Ex-Catalan Leader Puigdemont Detained In Germany

The decision reignited tensions in the region as the central Spanish government struggled to quell the secessionist movement in Catalonia , a wealthy northeastern region. "We are now examining the further procedure, i.e. tomorrow we will decide whether we will file a provisional application for detention with the competent district court, which could lead to extradition detention later on", Doepper said.

World Florida woman assaults husband after he forgets anniversary
Author: 0 Florida woman assaults husband after he forgets anniversary

She also said that she was asked to keep quiet about the incident by Shersingh, who had asked the villagers to make the video so that other women would know the consequences of eloping. The case was registered yesterday on the court's order. But when she returned, a court of village elders was set up to decide a punishment - that she should be flogged 100 times by her husband.

World United States navy sails warship near disputed Spratly Islands in South China Sea
Author: 0 United States navy sails warship near disputed Spratly Islands in South China Sea

Navy, the Arleigh Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) is on patrol on September 8, 2014. The United States has been pushing allies to carry out freedom of navigation operations as well. "All operations are designed in accordance with worldwide law and demonstrate that the United States will fly, sail and operate wherever global law allows", Lt.

World Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Vows He Won't 'Do It Again'
Author: 0 Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Vows He Won't 'Do It Again'

Lawmakers in Washington approved the deal, which includes President Donald Trump's border wall and increased military spending. The US President also hesitated at the Dollars 1.3 trillion price tag of the bill, saying "that the number is so large" and said "we had no choice but to fund our military".

World Getting ready for the weekend's snow storm
Author: 0 Getting ready for the weekend's snow storm

The wintry blast on the second day of spring was dubbed "four'easter" by some media outlets because it struck after three previous storms this month. The Roanoke area and New River Valley should see 4 to 8 inches of wet snow, with potential for even higher totals in localized fashion.