To study this effect, researchers looked at around 126,000 tweets, or what they term "rumour cascades", shared by Twitter users from 2006 to 2017, and measured how those tweets spread across the social network. The MIT team characterized a story's truth on a 1-to-5 scale, with 1 being completely false. And falsehoods are retweeted by unique users more broadly than true statements at every depth of cascade.
In a possible sign that the Florida Keys have not fully recovered from Hurricane Irma in September, Monroe County - which typically has the state's lowest unemployment rate - had a 3.7 percent rate in January, behind five counties. Kansas will report state February employment numbers March 23. The Topeka area's jobless rate grew six-tenths of a point, to 3.7 percent while Wichita's jobless rate grew by three-tenths of a point to 3.9 percent.
This was decided in a meeting between Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif who is on an official visit here. Zarif is also expected to meet Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and military chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa, a diplomatic source told Xinhua. In another meeting, Zarif and Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal exchanged views about ways to increase security in border areas and develop mutual relations.
The woman, described only as in her 40s, was taken to Dell Seton Medical Center with serious and potentially life-threatening injuries. He says that package was brought into the kitchen where it detonated, killing a 17-year-old boy and injuring the woman.
Agrawal on Monday had joined the BJP in presence of Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal. Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday after being denied a ticket to the Rajya Sabha. "I did not find it appropriate", Agrawal said while joining the BJP at its headquarters. As per sources, Mulayam Singh Ji sent a text to Amit Shah earlier today asking him to give BJP membership to Mulayam Ji.
Among other things, she claims she may have a dress stained with The Donald's semen. Daniels filed a lawsuit last week that claimed the nondisclosure deal she struck with the president is invalid because Trump himself never signed the agreement.
Rahimi said 56 militants were killed and dozens of others were injured in the air strikes. He said three other security forces are missing and more than 30 insurgents were killed in the battle. The assault is the latest in a series of attacks in the province, which is situated on the border with Iran and is one of the poorest in Afghanistan.
But as Mr. Trump showed, derisive nicknames can plant doubt , as it did in the case of "Crooked" Hillary Clinton, and "Little Marco" Rubio during the campaign, and with "Low Energy" Jeb Bush, "Liddle Bob Corker" and "Cryin' Chuck Schumer", among others, as president.
The chief also said that investigators are not ruling out the possibility of the explosions being a hate crime because the victims in the cases are African-American. MLK Blvd in east Austin. The woman injured by the blast was rushed to the hospital where she is being treated for serious injuries. Authorities said drivers in the area should expect road closures and heavy traffic delays.
The victim was the sister of Kerry Gilpin, who is now a Massachusetts State Police Colonel. On Sunday, law enforcement sources told Boston 25 News Michael Hand, 61, has been arrested in North Carolina for Tracy's homicide, and he will eventually be extradited to MA to face charges.
He had initially been scheduled to stay there overnight, hold further meetings on Tuesday with USA embassy staff and then fly back to Washington. "These steps I think are going to allow us to begin to normalise the travel relationship with Chad", he told reporters.
The official also told reporters the South Korean government will give suggestions on the agenda for the talks, according to Yonhap news. South Korea's national security adviser is visiting China to seek support and cooperation ahead of summit talks between the leaders of the USA and North Korea.
A previous daycare owner in OR has been sentenced to 21 years after she gave children melatonin, a sleep-aid, so she could hit the gym and go tanning while they slept. "Everybody makes mistakes, but not everybody takes responsibility for those mistakes", Neatherlin said, according to the news station. In court on Friday, many parents told the judge reasons why Neatherlin deserved a full sentence of 35 years as requested by the prosecution.
In reference to the #MeToo movement, she said she experienced some moments decades ago that " today would just be viewed as unacceptable". The NRA has long argued for more armed security in U.S. That all changed last night as she went on CBS's "60 Minutes" . Lesley Stahl: The whole state is not doing well . When asked what could be done about it, she said it is about "empowering parents to make the choices from their kids" - as in, move them to other schools.
It said that from 2013 to 2017 the world's top weapons exporters were U.S. and Russian Federation. France , Germany and China were also among the top five exporters. However, German weapon exports to the Middle East jumped by 109 percent. "China, by contrast, is becoming increasingly capable of producing its own weapons and continues to strengthen its relations with Pakistan, Bangladesh and Myanmar through arms supplies", he said.
Norah Button, who had worked with Sir Ken since the late 1950s, dropped by to post a card to his widow, Lady Anne, and recalled the last time she worked with him in December. He was an education to watch and, afterwards, at 1.30 am, he had beers with me in the dressing room and talked showbiz. Tributes are pouring in including from fellow Liverpudlian Claire Sweeney, who described Dodd as a "legend and an inspiration".
The stories surrounding the Fastlane main event involve Styles wanting to repeat their Wrestle Kingdom 10 performance in the WWE, while Dolph Ziggler wants to spoil everyone's fantasies of that match. They all worked hard well together and.yeah. Even though it looks like WWE is just tossing six talented dudes into one match, it was really their only option.
Authorities have rejected the accusation that this will destroy evidence, and said clearing of land was to help build new homes for refugees when they return home. Researchers also found signs that whole villages have been bulldozed since January, potentially destroying vital evidence from last August's violence.
The admission that public documents have been tampered with is likely to deal a heavy blow to the administration of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, political watchers said . "Market participants had been concerned that Aso would resign over the scandal, but such excessive concerns subsided following his comments", an official at a foreign exchange brokerage house said.
The soldier, who was standing guard outside the building, suffered a wound to his upper arm in the attack . Austrian police spokesman Harald Moeser said that the assailant "died on the spot" after the guard shot him four times, after pepper spray failed to stop him.
Saying one year ago that it was "back on track", RWE said green energy division Innogy put the parent company on solid financial ground. As wholesale power prices have dropped, the big utilities have been forced into an ongoing process of restructuring.
The video shows good Samaritans stopping their cars to attend to the crying baby. At the end of the video a woman can be heard in the background saying, "That's my baby, that's my baby". Child protective services took the baby and Ford's three other children away from her on Saturday, WKTV reported. She said she then turned around and found her child at a cross street in NY.
Meanwhile, another man hurled his shoe at the former premier, almost hitting him. She then lambasted at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ( PTI ) chairman Imran Khan, alleging that he had been promoting a culture of intolerance in the society and use of foul language in politics, The Dawn reported.
Wintry weather looms to start off the work week, with spring like temperatures returning at the end of the 8 day forecast . Could see some slick spots in areas where we see some of these heavier snowfall rates. And light to moderate rain is better than heavy rainfall because it can soak into the soil. After midnight much cooler air is going to rush into the Tennessee Valley on the backside of the system bringing us rain today .
Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar on Monday to maintain law and order in the wake of the killing of three militants earlier in the day, police said. The militants were killed in a pre-dawn encounter with the security forces. "Fearing protests in Srinagar city as one of the killed militant belongs to Soura of Srinagar city".
The Virginia Cavaliers won the ACC Tournament Saturday with a 71-63 victory over North Carolina . The competition was fierce, the crowd electric, the champion richly deserving. It's a fight you have to have inside of you or you're not going to be successful at this level". Devon Hall (15) and Ty Jerome (12) combined to score 43 points, and with the ball in those players' hands for the majority of the game, Virginia committed just four turnovers.
Spoken like a True Son descendant of the program Norm Stewart built and that had slipped into chaos and irrelevance the last three years before this season of renewal under first-year coach Cuonzo Martin . The Seminoles reached the tournament for the first time in five years last season during one of the best season's in school history. Also, with the Friday-Sunday schedule, the Tigers could have guard Jordan Barnett back for the second round if they beat the Seminoles.
He said US negotiators have the system in their sights, as they see it as an unfair advantage Canadian farmers have over Americans. Japan, he said, would stick to WTO rules in terms of taking measures. China supplies less than one-tenth of the US' steel and aluminium imports, but Lu Xiang, a USA specialist with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said Trump's decision was a "very bad" sign indicating that the situation could worsen.
When asked if he's concerned that a trade war may erupt, the president said he doesn't believe it's likely. Ryan notes through his spokeswoman that the new tax overhaul "has boosted the economy and we certainly don't want to jeopardize those gains".
Now the shoe will be on the other foot, with England at home on the final day endeavouring to atone for two away defeats and in the process deny their visitors a Grand Slam on their home patch, as Ireland did to England in 2001, 2011 and past year.
They burst onto the scene with a 102-86 win on a neutral court over then-No.15 Xavier to move to 6-0. Wright, who became Villanova's career wins lead in the Big East Tournament, has the Wildcats rolling behind their B-listers: Big East player of the year Jalen Brunson , all-Big East pick Mikal Bridges and national title game leading scorer Phil Booth.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated National Legislators Conference in the. He said competitive cooperative federalism was good for development. "Our aim is social justice". "It is good to have Legislators from various states coming together to discuss important issues". Without mentioning the name of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, according to Joynal, the Modi also said: "We're trying to keep her on board".
Several fire tenders have reached the spot and rescue operations are underway. This decision was taken in response to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami who requested the help of the IAF. Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has rushed to the spot from Chennai . It is suspected that the fire was caused by a cigarette butt discarded by one of the tourists.
Six weeks after he started working on Trump's campaign, Nunberg was sacked over a series of racist Facebook posts. " There's a lot there there, and that's a sad truth ", he said. He told The Daily Caller News Foundation and other media outlets earlier this week that he believed Mueller has something " bad " on Trump related to his business activities.
The court also issued a notice and sought a response of the Centre and the ED on Karti's plea challenging the issuance of summons and proceedings initiated against him in the money laundering case. Singhvi's allegation came shortly before special judge Sunil Rana remanded Karti to CBI custody for three more days. Mehta countered Singhvi and said some documents had been shifted from the Chennai office location.
Business groups have warned that the effect could be felt across the global supply network as consumers face higher prices for automobiles, appliances and other goods. On the basis of that meeting, Seko said they were considering jointly filing a WTO suit against a third country's measures distorting trade. The U.S.
The helicopter is believed to be a Eurocopter AS350 and was reported to be inverted in the water. The FAA said local authorities will confirm the number of people on board, their names and conditions. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the cause of the crash. Police are advising drivers to expect heavy traffic and emergency personnel in the area.
Analysts say Trump's decision to accept Kim's invitation for a summit and to do it by May could be linked in part to a desire to claim a significant achievement in his most hard foreign policy challenge before the USA midterm elections in November.
But building a colony would require "tremendous entrepreneurial resources", Musk said. He also said celestial outposts on Mars or the moon would not become an "escape hatch for rich people", but rather require those with a frontier mentality.
In announcing a 25 per cent tariff on steel and 10 per cent levy on aluminum Thursday, the US president exempted Canada and Mexico "at least at this time" and cited close ties between the three nations. The two also met with Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan Hiroshige Seko, and all three pledged in a statement afterward to work together to fight dumping that hurts jobs and industries around the world.
For Mr. Trump, now that he has chosen to insert himself into the race, after a string of Republican losses in special elections, it may also be a test of his ability to help win elections. Trump conceded Lamb might not back Pelosi but said most Democrats will. In fact, in a recent TV ad, he explicitly sent that message about his differences with the top Democrat in the House.
Today, police declared her death a homicide after conducting an autopsy. Police said that the circumstances of Anderson's death were not random or involving the conduct of a stranger. Binghamton Police say the known person of interest is a male nursing student at BU. People with information about the case may contact city detectives at 607.772.7080.
U.S. President Donald Trump signed proclamations Thursday slapping tariffs of 25 per cent on steel and 10 per cent on aluminum, and they snap into effect for the rest of the world in 15 days. As markets fell on news that Wall Street favorite Gary Cohn , Trump's top economic adviser, had resigned from the White House in protest at Trump's trade decision, Ross tried to calm fears.
Earlier on March 5 the Russian foreign ministry said it had offered the USA to organize a meeting between Lavrov and Tillerson in Ethiopia. Long before that could subside, he got into official groove for meetings throughout Friday. "There was no meeting", the source told reporters. Lavrov meanwhile said earlier that Tillerson himself had offered to find a convenient time and place for the meeting after they had failed to meet in NY on the sidelines of the UN Security Council session.
It recognized the complex, integrated economies of all three trade partners in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and the damage a 25% import tariff on steel and 10% tariff on aluminum imports into the USA would cause all three nations.
The sight of a person's amputated leg being used as a pillow, however, came as a huge shock to many who were present there. Medical college principal Sadhna Kaushik said a four-member committee would probe who had put the limb under the patient's head.
The incident is being investigated by police, who are on the scene. "We will continue to maintain a police presence at this station and at other stations across the rail network". A spokesman said: "The station has been closed to trains while officers at the scene work to ensure their (protesters) safe removal and the reopening of the station".
L'estendersi della guerra commerciale all'agroalimentare mette pero' a rischio - continua la Coldiretti - circa 4 miliardi di export agroalimentare Made in Italy con le esportazioni di cibo e bevande che sono aumentare del 6% nel 2017.
During their pair of overtime wins over Creighton and Xavier and overtime defeat to Villanova in the championship game, the Friars proved they are worthy of an NCAA tournament bid. So I do think in the back of everyone's mind is talk of the FBI investigation and the department of justice, but I think once the games start, I think people look at it as an escape and an opportunity to get away from all the bad news and enjoy some really good college basketball.
Araria Lok Sabha seat saw a turnout of 57 per cent in the bypolls on Sunday. The contest is mainly between RJD's Sarafaraz Alam, Taslimuddin's son, and BJP's Pradip Singh, who had won the seat in 2009 and finished runner-up in 2014. The results for both states will be declared on March 14. Taslimuddin had wrested the seat in 2014 from BJP's Pradeep Kumar Singh, whom the party has pitched again in this election.