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'Small explosion' near US embassy in Montenegro, investigation 'evolving'
There was a "small explosion" near the U.S. embassy compound in Podgorica, the capital of the Balkan nation of Montenegro, at approximately midnight local time Thursday, the State Department has confirmed to ABC News. "At 00:30, in front of the @USEmbassyMNE building in #Podgorica, #Montenegro an unknown person committed...
Deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles on school grounds in Fla. county, sheriff says
Broward County sheriff's deputies will now carry AR-15 rifles while on school campuses following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, last week, Sheriff Scott Israel announced today. The new policy was implemented Wednesday morning. In lieu of gun lockers, the only time deputies will...
PHOTO: Tyra Hemans, a senior from Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High School, holds a photo of her friend Joaquin Oliver, who died during last weeks mass shooting on campus, as she speaks with the Florida Senate, in Tallahassee, Fla., Feb. 21, 2018.
Students — including those who were impacted by the deadly mass shooting at a Parkland, Fla. high school — offered emotional stories of their experiences during a “listening session” with President Donald Trump on Wednesday. Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date...

BBC NEWS

Fear of war looms over Syria neighbours, Iran says
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMr Araqchi said Iran was working to...
Israel foiled 'plane terror plot' in Australia
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CBC NEWS

Golden Knights crush Flames, set expansion points record
Alex Tuch scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Vegas Golden Knights pulled away for a 7-3 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.With the win, the Golden Knights moved back atop the NHL standings with 84 points — one ahead of Eastern Conference-leading...
Could the next Olympics have a Team Indigenous? 2 chiefs think so - North
Two chiefs from Canada were in Pyeongchang, South Korea, last week to speak to Olympic officials about the possibility of entering a team of Indigenous North American athletes at future games. National Dene Chief Bill Erasmus and Chief Willie Littlechild of the Confederacy of Treaty 6 Nations met with the Canadian Olympic Committee, and with Thomas...
Kent Hehr vows to continue as Calgary Centre MP
Having spent the past three weeks recovering at home after suffering a seizure, embattled Calgary Centre MP Kent Hehr says he used the time to reflect on the #MeToo movement and accusations that forced him to step down as minister of sport and persons with disabilities."I am committed...

CCN NEWS

All signs point to more Fed rate hikes in 2018
Federal Reserve officials are increasingly optimistic about U.S. economic growth this year, leaving them on course to lift interest rates further. The minutes of the Fed's late January meeting, made public Wednesday, showed an...
Natalie Portman wants to normalize female-led sci-fi
CNN talks with 'Annihilation' stars Natalie Portman, Gina Rodriguez, and Tessa Thompson on normalizing female-led science fiction stories. Source link
'Stranger Things' actor dances with penguins
"Stranger Things" actor David Harbour got the opportunity to dance with penguins in Antarctica after his Twitter campaign went viral. Source link

CTV NEWS

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KALAMAZOO, Mich. - A man wanted for nearly 20 years for failure to pay child support in Michigan has been arrested in Alberta and returned to the U.S. Joseph Stroup was known as Joop Cousteau in...
Greyhound bus
VANCOUVER - Greyhound Canada will eliminate or reduce routes in northern British Columbia, the Interior and Vancouver Island amid financial losses and a steep drop in passengers. Local governments and the province's transportation minister say the...
Roasting for a cause: Alberta coffee startup aims to help first responders
A southern Alberta woman is using her startup coffee business to cope with personal tragedy while also helping out the first responders in her area. Heather Heystek was an RCMP detachment clerk during the Mayerthorpe tragedy,...

HUFFINGTON POST NEWS

Florida Shooter's Former Friend Says She Reported Him To School 'Multiple' Times
A former friend of Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old who confessed to opening fire on a Florida high school last week, says she told school officials “multiple” times over the last several years that she was concerned about his behavior. Ariana Lopez is a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...
Siblings From Parkland High School Write Essays To Say 'Never Again'
Last Wednesday, siblings Taryn and Zach Hibshman went to class together at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School like they did every other day. But Feb. 14 was not like every other day. At least 17 people were killed when a former student entered the halls with an AR-15, marking...
Couple Who Took In Florida Shooter: 'This Isn’t The Person We Knew'
The couple who took in Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old who confessed to opening fire at a South Florida high school last week, say he seemed “normal” the morning of the deadly shooting. Kimberly and James Snead of Coral Springs, Florida, allowed Cruz, a friend of their son, to live in their...

NEW YORK TIMES NEWS

Limiting the Influence of Tech When You Report on It
How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Natasha Singer, a technology reporter for The Times in New York, discussed the tech she’s using.You report on digital privacy, health and education technology. What are your most important tools for doing...
Marco Rubio and N.R.A. Jeered on Gun Stance
President Trump and Gov. Rick Scott of Florida, a Republican, both declined invitations to participate in the town hall-style meeting.The father of a 14-year-old girl who was killed at Stoneman Douglas angrily lectured Mr. Rubio for his refusal to support...
Browsing: How to Do Head-to-Toe Red IRL
Head-to-toe red was a major trend on the spring 2018 runways. What’s less clear is how one who is not regularly on a runway — in other words, a regular person — should attempt the look. There’s a reason stops signs are red. Yet precisely because...

QUARTZ NEWS

Kamal Haasan gives the south Indian identity a new political dimension
Tamil actor Kamal Haasan is called Ulaga Nayagan, a global star, by fans in his home state of Tamil Nadu. Many may disagree over this supposed “global” appeal. But within India, the star could pull reasonable crowds, and not just in Tamil Nadu. And fittingly, as...
A teenage survivor's fierce argument to Donald Trump for gun control
Donald Trump hosted a group of students, parents, and teachers at the White House today to talk about how the US can prevent school shootings, in the wake of last week’s lethal school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Several student survivors from Parkland’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...
China is poised to be the leader in self-driving cars
China may adopt self-driving cars faster than the US, but not because of any technological advantage. A survey released Tuesday (Feb. 20) by TÜV Rheinland, a Germany-based technical services company, shows that the Chinese public is better poised to accept autonomous vehicles, mainly because they...

REUTERS NEWS

Brigitte Bardot: actresses complain about harassment to get attention
(Reuters Health) - The amount of foods containing sugars or other carbohydrates that a woman eats has nothing to do with the likelihood she will start experiencing premenstrual syndrome (PMS), researchers say. “While there are dietary recommendations to alleviate symptoms, such as increasing complex carbohydrates or to reduce...
Bridgewater's Dalio sees 70 percent chance of recession before 2020
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Ray Dalio, who founded world’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, thinks there is a relatively high chance the U.S. economy will stumble into a recession before the next presidential election in 2020. Dalio said the U.S. economy is not currently in a...
Brigitte Bardot: actresses complain about harassment to get attention
LONDON (Reuters) - A vast research study that sought to settle a long-standing debate about whether or not anti-depressant drugs really work has found they are indeed effective in relieving acute depression in adults. The international study - a meta-analysis pooling results of 522 trials covering 21 commonly-used...

THE ECONOMIST NEWS

Indian teaching startups make work for idle thumbs
TO ANY outsider it looks as if the children have been hypnotised by yet another smartphone game. As the spying elders in a TV ad try to break the spell, the sprogs flash a grin at their screens. “It’s maths, dad,” giggles a fifth-grader to her father. The...
The tiny new party that may hold the key to Italy’s election
RAFFAELE FITTO is a man in a hurry. The black limousine with darkened windows hurtling through the gathering darkness hits 160kph (100mph) as it rushes him to his next campaign stop. With barely two weeks to go before Italy’s general election, Mr Fitto has just inaugurated his party’s...
Why low returns are inevitable
WHEN the stockmarket is close to a record high, the chances are that recent returns will have been very strong. The terrible tendency among investors is to assume that those returns will continue. But the higher you go, the harder it is to keep rising at the same...

THE HILL NEWS

Dem pushes expanding anti-discrimination protections for contractors
Del. Eleanor Holmes NortonEleanor Holmes NortonJudiciary advances 17 judicial nominees Trump judicial nominee withdraws after humiliating hearing Dem proposes repealing Capitol gun ban in response to concealed-carry bill MORE (D-D.C.), a former chairwoman of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, said Wednesday that she plans to introduce legislation to extend...
Uber CEO calls for new benefits system for gig economy workers
Uber’s chief executive is calling for Washington state to develop a “portable benefits system” to give contract workers in the so-called gig economy access to health care and retirement planning accounts.Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi signed onto a letter with Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 775 President David Rolf...
Government watchdog agrees to probe fake net neutrality comments
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has agreed to take up an investigation into fake comments being filed to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regarding its plan to roll back net neutrality rules. The GAO’s decision to probe the comments comes after a request from Democratic Reps. Gregory MeeksGregory...

VICE NEWS

What It's Like to Rebound as a Young, Homeless Mother
Lorraine Day, 19, left, and Christain Gray, 20, take a selfie at the second annual Young Mothers, Inc. I Love You Makeover for clients of The Covenant House in Washington, DC in 2015. (Photo by Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post via Getty Images)For the first time in close...
Studio Ghibli Inspired This Gorgeous Hand-Drawn Film from Pakistan
Nearly 7,000 miles from the workshop where Hayao Miyazaki is wrapping up a 40-year-long career, an up-and-coming animator is injecting new life into the industry by starting Pakistan’s first hand-drawn animation studio. Below is an exclusive first look at Mano Animation Studios’ debut film, The Glassworker. It follows...
The 'BoJack' Team's New Show Stars Tiffany Haddish as a Talking Toucan
BoJack Horseman, Netflix's exploration of depression and self-loathing disguised as a talking animal cartoon, is one of the best-written shows currently in production, but, good lord, it is sad. But now the team behind the show is creating a brand-new animated Netflix series that, from the sound of...

WALL STREET JOURNALS NEWS

Pennsylvania Special Election Loses Its Punch as New Districts Loom
Pennsylvania Special Election Loses Its Punch as New Districts Loom - WSJ
U.S. Pursues Saudi Nuclear Deal, Despite Proliferation Risk
U.S. Pursues Saudi Nuclear Deal, Despite Proliferation Risk - WSJ

FUN VIDEOS

Live-Action Bleach Trailer Brings the Iconic Manga to the Big Screen
A live-action adaptation of Bleach is on the way and the first trailer is now online. Warner Bros. is currently in the business of bringing popular manga to the big screen, with the live-action Fullmetal Alchemist movie arriving on Netflix this week and now, Bleach is set to...
Infinity War Weird Trailer Warps the Marvel Universe
Infinity War is without a doubt the most anticipated movie of the year, even with Black Panther becoming the phenomenon that it is. Infinity War does, after all, feature T'Challa as a main character. Who's not in the movie, though? Tobey Maguire. As Spider-Man. That all changes with...
Japanese Rampage Trailer Unleashes Unstoppable Kaiju Carnage
A new Japanese trailer for Rampage has arrived online. We're just a couple of months away from Rampage arriving in theaters, which sees Dwayne Johnson not only having a crack at a giant monster movie for the first time in his career, but also tackling another video game...

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Golden Knights crush Flames, set expansion points record

Golden Knights crush Flames, set expansion points record

Alex Tuch scored the tiebreaking goal in the second period and the Vegas Golden Knights pulled away for a 7-3 victory over the...
Rangers' Georgiev to debut in goal vs. Montreal

Rangers' Georgiev to debut in goal vs. Montreal

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Alexandar Georgiev is set to make his NHL debut for the New York Rangers when they visit the Montreal Canadiens...
Panthers re-hire Marty Hurney as full-time GM after harassment probe

Panthers re-hire Marty Hurney as full-time GM after harassment probe

Marty Hurney will be calling the shots once again with the Carolina Panthers.Carolina re-hired Hurney as its general manager on Wednesday, marking his...
Coyotes get goalie Kuemper in deal with Kings

Coyotes get goalie Kuemper in deal with Kings

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Arizona Coyotes acquired goalie Darcy Kuemper from the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday for forward Tobias Rieder and goalie...
Canadiens' Price uncertain to play Thursday

Canadiens' Price uncertain to play Thursday

BROSSARD, Quebec -- Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price missed practice Wednesday as the Canadiens' medical staff checked him out a day after he...

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Sen.Flake Fumes – I am not a Rubber Stamp for President...

Sen Jeff Flake was outraged and seemed to have had enough of Mr. President's rhetorical fanfarons and unbridled squawk, so he speaks out. - Flake...

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