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U.S. issues travel warning for Mexican resort town Playa del Carmen

U.S. issues travel warning for Mexican resort town Playa del Carmen According to the Canadian government, on February 21, an explosive device detonated on a popular tourist ferry in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo. Purchase travel insurance that specifically covers you in Mexico and includes medical evacuation insurance. [Full Article...]

Iran Rejects French Calls to Stop Developing Missile Program

Iran Rejects French Calls to Stop Developing Missile Program In his meeting with Foreign Minister Le Drian, Zarif also said Iran's military power is for deterrence. The French foreign minister travelled to Tehran on Monday as part of a European drive to salvage the nuclear deal that US President Donald Trump is threatening to scuttle. [Full Article...]

How Will West Virginia Pay For Teachers' 5 Percent Raise?

How Will West Virginia Pay For Teachers' 5 Percent Raise? The contract also covers more than 10,000 support staff. Justice said money will be found elsewhere in the budget to allow the state to provide a 5% pay hike to all state employees. The 5 percent raise was granted by the legislature just earlier this morning. A huge crowd of teachers packing the Capitol chanted jubilantly, sang John Denver's "Take Me Home, Country Roads" and some even wept... [Full Article...]

We're ready to fight any midterm election meddling

We're ready to fight any midterm election meddling Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson privately warned senior trade officials on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum could endanger the USA national security relationship with allies, according to five people familiar with the meeting. [Full Article...]

Jeff Bezos tops Forbes' billionaires list; Trump's rank drops

Jeff Bezos tops Forbes' billionaires list; Trump's rank drops Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos topped the list for the first time this year, according to Forbes . According to Forbes , Bezos's wealth increased to $112 billion from about $73 billion a year ago due to Amazon's surging stock prices, 16% of which he owns. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's name stripped from Panama hotel in property dispute

Donald Trump's name stripped from Panama hotel in property dispute Trump's security guards also left. "Today, this dispute has been settled by the judges and the authorities of this country", Fintiklis, a Miami-based private equity investor and head of the hotel owners' association, said, according to Reuters . [Full Article...]

Germany's Merkel set for challenges in her fourth term

Germany's Merkel set for challenges in her fourth term The euro started the week on a solid footing as two-thirds of SPD members supported the coalition, clearing the way for a new government in Europe's largest economy after months of political uncertainty. European partners waiting impatiently for post-war Germany to end its longest stretch of coalition haggling heaved a sigh of relief, with French President Emmanuel Macron calling the SPD decision ... [Full Article...]

Toms River's Frankie Edgar ready for UFC challenge Saturday night

Toms River's Frankie Edgar ready for UFC challenge Saturday night My initial reactions as I watched this fight were, okay Edgar is getting the best of Ortega using his speed and footwork. Speaking with Frankie Edgar , you can't help but get the feeling that he's sick of the way fighters are promoting themselves these days. [Full Article...]

Who Is James Eric Davis Jr? Suspected CMU Shooter Now In Custody

Who Is James Eric Davis Jr? Suspected CMU Shooter Now In Custody Bellwood Police Chief Jiminez Allen released a statement Friday night praising Davis Sr.'s work. "At some point in the evening he was transported to McLaren Hospital due to what the officers believed may be a drug-related type incident, an overdose or a bad reaction to drugs". [Full Article...]

Burkina president urges collaboration with security forces after deadly attacks

Burkina president urges collaboration with security forces after deadly attacks In a statement, he affirms the United Nations' commitment "to support Burkina Faso in its efforts to fight violent extremism and terrorism, sustain the security sector reform, promote national reconciliation and create the conditions for sustainable peace and development". [Full Article...]

Lamar Jackson only wants to play QB in NFL

Lamar Jackson only wants to play QB in NFL But hours later, Jackson said he was "shocked" by the news because "no teams have asked me to play wide receiver". "They say what they want to say". It may look like it, but I'm not. He has a lawyer, who will represent him in contract negotiations, and his mother is acting as his "manager". Not only that, but some think Jackson's athleticism would make him a risky wideout. [Full Article...]

High of 48 with strong winds in Longmont today

High of 48 with strong winds in Longmont today A slight chance of snow showers. Sun Prairie won't allow parking on city streets from 9 p.m. Monday to noon Tuesday . Light northeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 miles per hour in the morning. A cold front will pass Monday morning with changing winds out of the northwest. The winter weather is expected to continue on Tuesday , with a chance of precipitation throughout the day . [Full Article...]

Vietnam officials visit USA aircraft carrier

Vietnam officials visit USA aircraft carrier Analysts say the visit by the 95,000-ton carrier to Vietnam is a clear shot at Beijing, created to counter China's aggressive island building and militarization in the South China Sea. "Hanoi's agreement to the aircraft carrier visit demonstrates Vietnam's anxiety about what China will do next in the South China Sea", Murray Hiebert of the Southeast Asia Program at the Center for Strategic and Int... [Full Article...]

Rahul to begin 3rd phase of Karnataka campaign on March 20

Rahul to begin 3rd phase of Karnataka campaign on March 20 Rahul Gandhi's tweet which hints at introspection comes after Congress' dismal performance in the polls. "So let us not lose perspective: there is no Modi wave here", he tweeted. Would it reject the demand for a tribal CM? he asked. The people of the state had seen his governance from 2008 to 2013, during which many BJP ministers were also sent to jail on corruption charges, the party leader ... [Full Article...]

Trump brings up death penalty for drug dealers

Trump brings up death penalty for drug dealers Mrs. Trump acknowledged Henderson by calling her up on stage. The White House is hosting a summit on opioids today as lawmakers and activists ramp up calls for the Trump administration to do more to address the crisis. Besides administration officials, individuals affected by the crisis and nonprofit groups that focus on addiction and recovery also attended. "And, by the way, they have m... [Full Article...]

Korea rejects United States call to discard nuclear weapons before talks

Korea rejects United States call to discard nuclear weapons before talks South Korea's presidential Blue House said in a statement that National Security Office (NSO) head Chung Eui-yong and National Intelligence Service (NIS) chief Suh Hoon, a veteran of past negotiations with the North, will be among the 10-member South Korean delegation visiting Pyongyang. [Full Article...]

Syrian government forces claim 25 percent of Eastern Ghouta

Syrian government forces claim 25 percent of Eastern Ghouta Nearly 600 people are believed to have been killed and over 2,000 injured, since Syrian government forces launched an air and ground offensive on the rebel-held enclave on February 18, according to the statement. Security Council. Damascus and Moscow have accused rebels of preventing civilians from leaving. Orient TV, which supports the opposition to Bashar al-Assad, said advances by regime fo... [Full Article...]

NAGALAND: Rio meets Governor, stake claim for Govt formation

NAGALAND: Rio meets Governor, stake claim for Govt formation The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) state unit today celebrated its victory in three NE states in recent concluded assembly election in Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya. Voicing his displeasure over the BJP's celebration of its victory in Tripura O'Brien, who is also the Trinamul parliamentary party leader in the Rajya Sabha, said at a press meet, "The BJP is jumping around since Saturday". [Full Article...]

The White House Denies National Security Adviser HR McMaster Is Departing

The White House Denies National Security Adviser HR McMaster Is Departing Yet White House officials are downplaying the reports , claiming the matter is "fake news", and that Trump believes McMaster is doing "a great job". On Thursday, NBC News reported that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Defense Secretary James Mattis were planning to remove McMaster. [Full Article...]

China warns Trump if its interests are harmed

China warns Trump if its interests are harmed China past year increased the defence budget to $150.5 billion, three times higher than India's latest defence budget of about $52.5 billion. "China doesn't want a trade war with the United States", Zhang Yesui, spokesman for the National People's Congress , told a news conference on Sunday, the eve of the rubber-stamp parliament's annual session. [Full Article...]


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