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Global Media Syrian Forces Commited War Crimes by Bombing Schools, Water Supplies
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Unless, of course, a foreign military intervenes. The Trump administration is significantly increasing the number of USA personnel inside Syria to support the assault. "What are they [foreign troops] going to do?" These thousand or so conventional troops would join almost 1,000 members of Special Operations forces already on the ground in the country.

Global Media China Set To See Steady Growth, Says Li
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The outspoken Republican president reserved some of his harshest campaign rhetoric for Beijing on his way to the White House, accusing China of being a currency manipulator and threatening to slap huge tariffs on Chinese imports to the US. The Chinese government has urged all parties in the Korean Peninsula to stay calm and return to dialogue amid a tense atmosphere in the region, Premier Li Keqiang said in Beijing on Wednesday.

Global Media Chicago bakeries and restaurants celebrating Pi Day
Author: 0 Chicago bakeries and restaurants celebrating Pi Day

Whole Foods: Save $3.14 on a large pie from Whole Foods's bakery and on large take-and-bake pizzas . First Slice Pie Cafe: Of course the pie cafe will celebrate a pie-related holiday. Stevi B's Pizza Buffet: The unlimited pizza buffet is $3.14 at its 30 locations. Villa Italian Kitchen: Customers can use this coupon to redeem a full-sized cheese pizza for $3.14.

Global Media MLS Review: Atlanta score six for first win, Villa leads NYC
Author: 0 MLS Review: Atlanta score six for first win, Villa leads NYC

This was the ninth game in league history played in snow but only the second time a special orange ball was used for better visibility. After scoring a hat-trick against Minnesota United, Atlanta United striker Josef Martinez has been named MLS Player of the Week, becoming the first player in club history to win the award.

Global Media Offensive tackle Andre Smith re-joining Bengals, per report
Author: 0 Offensive tackle Andre Smith re-joining Bengals, per report

Smith , 30, who started 73 games at right tackle for the Bengals over seven seasons before taking a one-year deal in Minnesota last year, doesn't have an National Football League start at guard. Left tackle Andrew Whitworth, an 11-year starter, went to the Los Angeles Rams for a three-year, $33.75 million contract, and right guard Kevin Zeitler left for a five-year, $60 million contract from the Cleveland Browns.

Global Media MCD elections 2017 dates announced
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Kejriwal's move came close on the heels of Mayawati questioning the "reliability" of EVMs. Kejriwal had asked the commission to conduct the April 22 polls through the old system of ballot papers after allegations by certain political leaders that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) were tampered with in the just-concluded assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh.

Author: 0 Turkey complains to United Nations about Dutch behavior

Moreover, the Dutch Government refused to let the Turkish foreign minister's plane land in the country and stopped entry of Turkish family affairs minister into Turkish consulate in Rotterdam. He also suggested that Turkey may bar Dutch diplomatic flights from landing in his country as retaliation. According to Dutch public broadcaster NOS, 13 people were arrested in Amsterdam for throwing stones at police, making "Hitler salutes", and public violence.

Global Media Oil prices continue fall, stay below $49
Author: 0 Oil prices continue fall, stay below $49

USA crude inventories rose by 8.2 million barrels to 528.4 million barrels. Speaking at the CERAWeek oil industry conference in Houston last week, Saudi Arabia's Al-Falih said the country hasn't decided yet whether OPEC should prolong the curbs once they expire in June.

Global Media Donald Trump's Coast Guard cutter cut prompts bipartisan protest
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According to a White House budget proposal and reports, the Trump Administration is seeking a 14 percent cut to the Coast Guard budget and an 11 percent cut to the TSA budget. Trump's presidential bid, zeroed in on the White House plan to halt construction of the ninth national security cutter. "Without question, OMB's proposed cut targeting the Coast Guard directly contradicts the President's stated goals and should be dismissed".

Global Media Israeli police officers stabbed in Jerusalem, Palestinian assailant shot dead
Author: 0 Israeli police officers stabbed in Jerusalem, Palestinian assailant shot dead

The police closed a land mapping office in East Jerusalem on Tuesday, which they say is run on the behalf of Palestinian security forces to keep track of land sales made by Palestinians to Jews in Jerusalem. President Advisor Jason Greenblatt. "I'll continue to act assertively to prevent Palestinian sovereignty in Jerusalem", he added. Devoted to monitoring Israeli settlement activity in occupied East Jerusalem and the West Bank, the NGO's cartographical department possesses an enormous ...

Global Media Runaway ponies courageous snowstorm while making dash for freedom
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The ponies escaped from a stable in Staten Island, NYPD Chief of Patrol Terence Monahan told reporters, and went for a trot along Hylan Boulevard. At first, they eluded him. "The ponies were pulling me, they were dragging me in the snow, and then eventually I got them to stop and the guy came and put the rope around their neck and tied one to the pole and then we got the other one".

Global Media At least two die in Mogadishu vehicle bomb
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This took place hours after a man was killed by a blast as he tried to ram through a checkpoint. Police said the second blast went off outside the Wehliye Hotel on Maka al Mukaram Street. Jihadist group al-Shabaab is said to have claimed responsibility for both explosions. Several people have been killed and a dozen others injured in two separate bomb attacks in Somalia's capital Mogadishu.

Global Media American Abducted in Democratic Republic of Congo
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A government statement says the kidnappers have not yet been identified. "The United Nations and MONUSCO are doing all that is possible at this moment to locate the two experts", he said. The pair were taken along with four Congolese support staff into the forest near the village of Ngombe in Kasai Central province, the official said.

Global Media 3000-year-old Pharaoh statue torso pulled from mud
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The statue is "one of the most important archaeological discoveries" made in the area, Khaled al-Anani, Egypt's antiquities minister, said in a Facebook post . Known for his military expeditions and monuments, he has a famed temple in Abu Simbel in southern Egypt. The Ministry of Antiquities says the statue's parts will be collected at the Egyptian museum in central Cairo, where they will be pieced together and restored before being moved to the Grand Egyptian Museum near the Giza Pyramids, ...

Author: 0 Poland says Minnesota man was Nazi commander

Prosecutor Robert Janicki said that various evidence gathered in the yearslong investigation into 98-year-old Michael Karkoc has confirmed " 100 percent " that he was a World War II commander of a unit in the SS-led Ukrainian Self Defense Legion, which is accused of burning villages and killing civilians in Poland.