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Author: 0 McAuliffe wants to reinstitute 1 handgun a month law

James Edmunds said this week. That includes legislation banning localities from restricting the enforcement of federal immigration laws and a measure that would bar the government from punishing anyone who refuses to participate in same-sex weddings due to their religious beliefs.

Author: 0 Merkel rejects May's call for parallel talks on EU-UK ties

She said: "I hope that the British government will also approach the talks in this spirit". "We want to avoid a return to a hard border between our two countries", she said. It is hard to see how the United Kingdom can impose immigration restrictions without facing some trade barriers. The Scottish people voted against Brexit by a margin of 62 percent to 38 percent during the June 2016 referendum.

Global Media Australia holds emergency meeting with China after extradition treaty failure
Author: 0 Australia holds emergency meeting with China after extradition treaty failure

Senior government sources feared if the treaty's ratification failed, it would damage crime fighting efforts between Australian police and their Chinese counterparts. The government insisted the treaty had adequate safeguards to ensure Australia would not extradite suspects who may be unfairly treated or tortured, or face the death penalty, which Australia opposes.

Global Media Ryan says House to revisit health care, offers no details
Author: 0 Ryan says House to revisit health care, offers no details

Ryan proclaimed: "We are going to work together and listen together until we get this right". Now we see they didn't have any improved replacement plan. The Republicans now find themselves in a bind because they've come up with an empty platter after promising a full serving plate of the ruins of the original Affordable Care Act.

Author: 0 Chinese Premier Arrives in Australia for Official Visit

Darwin has become training hub for U.S. Marines in northern Australia. "Yet, we believe the solution to trade imbalances lies in further expanding our trade, rather than closing our doors", Li said at the luncheon. "If we lose that, moms and dads will lose their jobs, and factories will collapse", said Holgate, the Blackmores CEO. Before the forum, both leaders also attended the sixth Australia-China CEO Roundtable Meeting and the second Australia-China State and Provincial Leaders Forum in ...

Author: 0 Israeli Planes Strike In Syria, Intercept Anti-Aircraft Fire

The incident is a rare military exchange between the two hostile neighbors. The Syrian military said the Israeli planes targeted a military site near the ancient Roman city of Palmyra in the east of Homs province, the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported.

Global Media South Koreans Angry Over Ousted Leader's Dogs
Author: 0 South Koreans Angry Over Ousted Leader's Dogs

The Constitutional Court dismissed Park from office on Friday when it upheld a parliamentary impeachment vote in December. Park would often post photographs of herself with them on her Facebook page. Park has denied them all. Mr. Hwang, an ally of Ms. Park, had been cited as a potential candidate for conservatives in a race in which Moon Jae-in, a liberal opposition leader, has been the consistent front-runner.

Global Media Macron wins backing of second Socialist minister
Author: 0 Macron wins backing of second Socialist minister

Mediametrie said that the debate reached 47.9 per cent of the country's television audience. "I'm always happy when men and women of conviction join us and as regards Jean-Yves Le Drian, he's a politician for whom I have much respect", Macron told reporters in Dijon in eastern France, where he was campaigning.

Global Media Biden says if he'd run for president he could have won
Author: 0 Biden says if he'd run for president he could have won

Then, Biden asked the reporter who posed the question, "Are you joking?" Obama and Trump have not spoken since the new president took office. Earlier this month Trump tweeted "Terrible! Nothing found. "I named the dog Biden just because he is probably my favorite politician and favorite elected official,"Sydney, Biden's owner (the dog not the human) told BuzzFeed News ".

Global Media India's parliament passes key tax reform bills
Author: 0 India's parliament passes key tax reform bills

Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs S S Ahluwalia said the bills were uploaded on the government website on the midnight of Friday. Moily also attacked government claiming that the GST mantra "one country-one tax " is a myth. Mr. Jaitley said GST council will take decision on when to bring alcohol and petroleum under GST . PwC India Indirect Tax Leader Pratik Jain said "a few important changes have been proposed in the GST Bills which include zero rating of supplies to SEZs, ...

Global Media Over 300 civilians killed since start of west Mosul operation
Author: 0 Over 300 civilians killed since start of west Mosul operation

But the civilian deaths can not be attributed to any loosening of American military rules of combat, he said , and Washington hasn't made a decision to tolerate greater risk of civilian casualties in us airstrikes. The review takes place as the USA -led coalition and its ground partners are closing in on Islamic State's last strongholds in Iraq and Syria. Amnesty International accused the anti-Islamic State military powers of failing to take adequate precautions to safeguard civilian ...

Author: 0 Britain formally begins process to leave European Union

But, she added: "The European Union is a historically unique success story". A qualified majority shall be defined in accordance with Article 238 (3)(b) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union. We will approach these talks constructively and strive to find an agreement. "We are going to take control of the things that matter most to us". Both Britain and the European Union say a top priority will be guaranteeing the rights of 3 million European Union citizens living in ...

Author: 0 Woman hits car, tries to mow down officers near US Capitol

The female driver was taken into custody and there were no reported injuries, a Metropolitan Police Department spokesperson told CNN. The woman has not been identified.As the incident unfolded, a Reuters reporter saw two Capitol Police officers running down the western side of Capitol Hill holding assault rifles.

Global Media 'OIC expresses concern over rights violation in Kashmir'
Author: 0 'OIC expresses concern over rights violation in Kashmir'

The eight member delegation belonging to eight different OIC countries will be led by Chairperson IPHRC Mr. Med. S. Kaggwa and will visit from March 27 to 29. He hoped that the visit would provide an opportunity to the IPHRC delegation to gain a better understanding of the Jammu Kashmir issue and witness firsthand plight of the Kashmiri refugees who had migrated to Azad Jammu Kashmir to escape the Indian atrocities.

Author: 0 EU summons Turkish delegate over Erdogan comments

In recent weeks, diplomatic tensions have been fed by a spat over Dutch and German restrictions on Turkish officials campaigning in a constitutional referendum. Separately, Zafer Sirakaya, president of the pro-Erdogan group that organised the rallies, said the events were cancelled over security reasons. "Someone who insults us in this way can not expect us to gather thousands of policemen in order to guarantee his security".

Author: 0 Former Egyptian Dictator Hosni Mubarak Freed After 6 Years In Prison

Earlier this month, Eqypt's highest appeals court made a decision to acquit him of charges related to the deadly uprising. A top appeals court cleared Mubarak earlier this month on charges of killing protesters in the 2011 uprising which ended his 30-year rule.

Author: 0 One person remains in custody over Westminster attack

Police believe Masood acted alone, but they also want to know if he was inspired by propaganda from extremist groups such as ISIS - which issued a claim of responsibility Thursday - or if he might also have had support or direction from other people in Britain.

Author: 0 UKIP's only member of British Parliament quits party

In fact, the triggering of Article 50 is not even the beginning of the end of the Brexit process, but at most the end of the beginning. He gives complete credit for Brexit to UKIP. The most extreme version of this is probably the Tea Party in the United States, which so skewed the political discourse among the Republican base that a previously improbable candidate such as Donald Trump could win the party's nomination.

Author: 0 Jordan says no peace without Palestinian state

Gen. Joseph Martin, the commander of coalition ground forces in Iraq, also said recent civilian casualties were not the result of any change in the rules that govern the use of USA airpower or authorities granted to US commanders. "Although our partners and the coalition have made mistakes that harmed civilians, we have never targeted them - not once". In report released Tuesday, Amnesty International said the spike in civilian casualties in Mosul suggests the US -led coalition was not ...

Author: 0 Brexit countdown begins as Article 50 triggered

From this date, the United Kingdom and the remaining 27 EU Member States (" EU27 ") have two years (or longer if so agreed unanimously by the European Council and the UK) in which to negotiate a framework for withdrawal with the European Commission (the " Withdrawal Agreement ").

Author: 0 Britain will not try to 'cherry pick' in Brexit talks, says May

Article 50 gives the European Union and the United Kingdom two years to negotiate the terms of separation before the country gets expelled from the treaties that bind the EU together. Tusk spoke to the media following the triggering of Article 50. "There is no reason to pretend that this is a happy day neither in Brussels nor in London", said Tusk.

Global Media Sudan's Bashir 'to attend Arab League summit in Jordan' despite arrest warrant
Author: 0 Sudan's Bashir 'to attend Arab League summit in Jordan' despite arrest warrant

He was speaking as Arab foreign ministers met to prepare for the Arab League's annual summit, set for Wednesday in Jordan. Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from the Dead Sea . The two monarchs are to sign several bilateral agreements during Salman's visit. The Arab regional system has failed to solve these crises and halt the collapse, which resulted in the Arab citizen losing confidence in the Arab institutions.

Author: 0 Israeli Teen Arrested for Bomb Threats on US Jewish Centers

His father also has been detained on suspicion that he knew about his son's activities, and ordered held in jail until March 30. The suspect will be brought before the Rishon Lezion Magistrate's Court later on Thursday for a remand hearing.

Author: 0 Brexit: Britain triggers Article 50 to start divorce process from European Union

QUOTEWORTHY: "While it is certain that today will go down in history as the day the United Kingdom chose to start an irreversible Brexit process that will terminate its 44-year-old membership with the European Union, the outcome remains an uncertainty that may leave investors on edge", said Lukman Otunuga, analyst at foreign exchange trader FXTM.

Author: 0 Syrian militia captures Tabqa airbase from Islamic State

The dam had not been structurally damaged, according to the statement , which added that the SDF now controls a spillway north of the dam that could reduce water pressure if it rose to risky levels. A source at the dam said the team needed more time to carry out inspections and repairs. The UN has warned that damage to the dam "could lead to massive scale flooding across Raqa and as far away as Deir Ezzor" province downstream to the southeast.

Author: 0 Scottish Parliament to defy United Kingdom and back independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon's government has ignored United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May's warning not to trigger a second referendum as long as the United Kingdom negotiates Brexit with the EU-27. But Mike Russell, the Scotland government's Brexit minister, said: "It's a question now of how, rather than if, on a second vote". Sturgeon's referendum call was backed by the governing Scottish nationalists and the Greens, and opposed by the Conservative and Labour parties.

Author: 0 China's PM voices support for free trade on Australia visit

Last week, Mr Stephen FitzGerald, Australia's first Ambassador to China, called on Australia to make China its primary focus of diplomacy and economic policy, and to "implant in our education the study of China and Chinese". China "cannot close our doors" to solve its trade imbalance with Australia, which previous year left the Chinese with the US$50 billion deficit largely through industrial demand for iron ore and coal, he said.

Author: 0 Ukraine Decries "Act of State Terror" As Ex-Russian MP Shot Dead

He added that Poroshenko considered Voronenkov to be "one of the main witnesses" of "Russian aggression" in eastern Ukraine . Dmitry Peskov, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin, told reporters Mr Gerashchenko's allegation was " absurd ".

Author: 0 Phil Jagielka: Everton will win Merseyside Derby for Coleman

O'Neill managed Henrik Larsson at Celtic after the Swede suffered a similar injury so the Ireland boss said that shows players can recover from such a bad injury. "Cyrus Christie is a very, very good player, a very talented player, very strong going forward, and it's really up to him". Manager O'Neill said: "You don't want to give out caps just because they are there, you want them to earn it".

Author: 0 Hundreds mourn Martin McGuinness, ex-IRA commander

We have been friends and comrades ever since. "He had the grassroots credibility of a Republican leader and former IRA commander.to take Republicans from the past of terror and horror into a democratic future", former British Northern Ireland minister Peter Hain told BBC radio.

Author: 0 Random racist violence ends in death of black man

James Jackson , 28, rode a bus from Baltimore to New York Friday with the sole objective of stalking and killing black men for a statement-making media spectacle, police said. If his Twitter profile is any indication, he was a lively man who loved the occasional celebrity run-ins that come with living in New York City.

Author: 0 Scottish lawmakers back call for independence vote

Sturgeon said after the vote that she would "seek sensible and constructive discussion" with the British government later this week. Sturgeon is now expected to make a formal request for a referendum, which she says could take place by spring 2019 - before Brexit is complete, to allow Scotland to maintain its ties with the EU.

Global Media Zags' Collins & UNC's Maye headline list of Final 4 X-factors
Author: 0 Zags' Collins & UNC's Maye headline list of Final 4 X-factors

As reported by Baltimore Business Journal , Under Armour entered the tournament with a company-record 12 teams in the tournament which also included Kent State, Maryland, Mount St. So that's huge. And then outside of that, because he's a stretch-4 there's much more room inside for the guards to drive. The No. 4 seed West Virginia Mountaineers looked solid in their win against Notre Dame, but couldn't carry that momentum against the No.

Author: 0 Merkel says aiming to cushion Brexit impact on European Union citizens in UK

European Council President Donald Tusk confirmed on Twitter that he had received Britain's Brexit notification letter on Wednesday, saying "After nine months the United Kingdom has delivered Brexit". US carmaker Ford, Britain's biggest automotive engine-maker, low-priced airline Ryanair and German media group Bertlesmann issued warnings as Britain began two years of formal European Union talks.

Author: 0 Russian Federation scandal has now reached the Trump family

A spokeswoman for Ryan, R-Wis., said Monday that the speaker has "full confidence" in Nunes conducting a "thorough, fair and credible investigation". After reviewing the information last week, Nunes called a news conference to announce that USA spy agencies may have inadvertently captured Trump and his associates in the routine targeting of foreigners' communications.

Author: 0 Feuds and fault-lines loom in UK-EU showdown over Brexit

Practically, EU officials acknowledge that elements of the withdrawal, such as arrangements on the new UK-EU border and notably on the land frontier across the island of Ireland, cannot be settled without some idea of the future trade relations.

Author: 0 London attack: Two men continue to be questioned as seven released

Terrorist Khalid Masood who killed four persons in an attack at the Westminster Bridge here, acted alone and there is no information suggesting further attacks are planned, police said . The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for Wednesday's attack, saying Masood was "an Islamic State soldier" who "carried out the operation in response to calls to target citizens of the coalition".

Global Media Benched legal analyst returns to Fox, stands by story
Author: 0 Benched legal analyst returns to Fox, stands by story

Fox said on March 21 that it was taking Napolitano off the air for an indefinite period. However, Fox News host Bill Hemmer did not clarify that when interviewing Napolitano on Wednesday morning. "The American public needs to know more about this and not less". A Fox News Channel spokeswoman said the issue was "handled internally", but didn't specify whether she was referring to Napolitano's original unsubstantiated claim or his repeating of it on Wednesday's show.

Author: 0 Brexit 'letter' is nothing new: What May did not say

Britain doesn't deny that it will have to pay something, but is sure to quibble over the size of the tab. Furthermore, the draft resolution says any "transitional arrangements" with Britain after Brexit should be limited to no more than three years.

Author: 0 US House Speaker Ryan backs embattled intelligence panel chairman

Such moves haven't just pissed off Democrats in Congress-they've also led to mounting criticism from Senate Republicans, such as John McCain, who said the Russian Federation probe " needs a special committee " and Lindsey Graham who, today , compared Rep.

Global Media Syrian rebels say launch new offensive in key Damascus gateway: rebel spokesman
Author: 0 Syrian rebels say launch new offensive in key Damascus gateway: rebel spokesman

Rebels had attacked in Jobar to relieve military pressure after their loss of ground in nearby Qaboun and Barza, a commander from the Failaq al-Rahman group which is fighting there said on Sunday. More broadly, the assault is also meant to pressure Russian Federation to make the Assad government observe the cease-fire, said Wael Olwan, a spokesman for Faylaq al-Rahman, the main rebel group participating in the offensive.

Author: 0 Trump Administration Tried To Prevent Sally Yates From Testifying

Many congressional Democrats are now questioning whether chairman Devin Nunes (R. -Calif.) is capable of leading a credible investigation, amid questions about whether the California Republican may be running political interference on behalf of the White House.