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People Watch American skier David Wise's stunning final halfpipe run to win gold
Author: 0 Watch American skier David Wise's stunning final halfpipe run to win gold

He was unable to complete either of his first two runs, but the third time was the charm. Sitting in front of Wise in those standings is Ferreira, who has one win and two second place finishes this season. Knowing that he had just put down the run of his life, Porteous didn't even try to improve on it when it came time to take his third run - even though he had been bumped from the lead by then.

People Big Bags Banned, Cinemark Says
Author: 0 Big Bags Banned, Cinemark Says

It was July 2012 at a Cinemark theater in Aurora, Colorado, when 12 were killed and another 70 were injured in a shooting during a screening of The Dark Knight Rises . The new policy is the company's latest effort to tighten up on security, it said. The change went into effect on Thursday, February 22. The three Cinemark locations in Springfield, West Springfield and Hadley have posted signs in their lobbies restricting the size of bags and packages moviegoers can bring into the ...

People Amnesty slams Trump over rights abuses
Author: 0 Amnesty slams Trump over rights abuses

Shetty described his move to ban people from several Muslim-majority countries in January a year ago as "transparently hateful". "Governments are shamelessly turning the clock back on decades of hard-won protections". The biggest jailors of journalists were Turkey, Egypt and China. "Over the past year, leaders worldwide have sponsored hate-mongering and discrimination to the point that it has become normal", Piyanut said.

People Didn't see Pawar-Raj interview, says Uddhav Thackeray
Author: 0 Didn't see Pawar-Raj interview, says Uddhav Thackeray

When Raj Thackeray asked questions on Pawar's view on the big Rs 1.1 lakh crore Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, the NCP chief said, "I am not opposed to the project per se". It took 50 years for some people to understand. "We should be alert about this", Pawar added. "Had the views of late Sena chief been accepted at that time, the artificial walls of caste divide would not have come up".

People Dutch Parliament votes to recognize Armenian genocide
Author: 0 Dutch Parliament votes to recognize Armenian genocide

Despite the vote, acting Foreign Affairs Minister Sigrid Kaag said that the Dutch government wouldn't follow the parliament's lead. "Our country houses the capital of global law after all, so we must not be afraid to do the right thing here too", Voordewind said to Trouw, a Dutch publication last Friday.

People Land cases go to CJI Dipak Misra after faceoff
Author: 0 Land cases go to CJI Dipak Misra after faceoff

These developments have brought back to the limelight the rumblings in the apex court, which started when four senior judges held an unprecedented press conference on January 12. The system exists on certain holy principles. He added: "When the court is one, it must act as one". In its order on Wednesday, the Justice Lokur bench said that in the next hearing it would decide whether to refer the matter to a larger bench.

People Hundreds of Filipino workers leave Kuwait amid diplomatic row
Author: 0 Hundreds of Filipino workers leave Kuwait amid diplomatic row

CEB has previously announced that it would shoulder the cost of the entire charter flight, offering the airlift for free, in response to the call for assistance by the government to repatriate Filipino workers in Kuwait. Roque stressed that Kuwait has an obligation under worldwide law to treat foreigners in its country the way it treats its own nationals. Duterte earlier said he might also impose a deployment ban to other countries where cases of abuse against Filipino workers are rampant.

People Social Divide In States May Discourage Investments, Says Arun Jaitley
Author: 0 Social Divide In States May Discourage Investments, Says Arun Jaitley

The mega event is being organised to bring together heads of states and governments, ministers, leaders from the corporate world, senior policy makers, heads of worldwide institutions and academicians from around the world to further the cause of economic development in the state and promote cooperation to pave way for better investments, according to an official statement.

People Barnaby Joyce harassment allegation 'very serious'
Author: 0 Barnaby Joyce harassment allegation 'very serious'

The coalition government is in crisis with a public row between Joyce and the PM stepping up a notch. "Barnaby made a shocking error of judgment in having an affair with a young woman working in his office", Mr Turnbull said at the time. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull suggested his deputy "consider his position" a week ago but Mr Joyce instead forged ahead with a lengthy series of press interviews.

People Trump blasts Sessions, demands Russian Federation investigation look at Obama
Author: 0 Trump blasts Sessions, demands Russian Federation investigation look at Obama

The indictment document blows up such absurd myths once and for all. Republicans and Democrats should be working together in bipartisan way to confront it. But we can not afford to view foreign attacks on USA democracy through a partisan lens. The South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo said the country's leaders were rolling out the red carpet for the first daughter, treating her like she was the American first lady, as a negotiating tactic to get the USA on board with the plan to have an ...

People Haiti suspends Oxfam pending investigation into sexual abuse
Author: 0 Haiti suspends Oxfam pending investigation into sexual abuse

Earlier this month, the charity was hit by allegations senior staff used prostitutes while part of an worldwide response to Haiti's devastating natural disaster in 2010. Oxfam's troubles have also been followed by other allegations about misconduct in the charity and worldwide aid sector. Oxfam Great Britain contributes about 20 percent of the budget to the organization's overall work in Haiti and the group expects the suspension will have a "significant impact" on its efforts in the ...

People United Kingdom annual net migration falls, statistics show
Author: 0 United Kingdom annual net migration falls, statistics show

The ministers will be locked in a meeting room until 10pm to ensure they are all united on the key Brexit issues. The meeting started with afternoon tea and is expected to continue well into the evening. "I'm looking forward to ministers confirming after today's meeting that we intend to do just that". It has been suggested Mr Corbyn could soon significantly soften Labour's approach to Brexit.

People Pakistan Supreme Court bans ex-PM Sharif as party head
Author: 0 Pakistan Supreme Court bans ex-PM Sharif as party head

Bilawal further said that Nawaz Sharif should accept the court's verdict. The Returning Officer of Senate Elections from Islamabad has already issued a revised list describing the PML-N nominated candidates as independents. A subsequent law, known as the Elections Act 2017, was passed by the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party past year, which allowed Sharif to retake his post as party leader despite the charges against him.

People Texas superintendent vows to suspend students who walkout to protest guns
Author: 0 Texas superintendent vows to suspend students who walkout to protest guns

At Springfield's A3, students walked out the front door of the school, located on Main Street in the heart of downtown Springfield, shortly after noon and gathered at Springfield City Hall, about a half-block away. "If all of South Florida , at least, starts protesting about this [then] at least in Florida there might be changes". "I understand marching isn't automatically going to change legislation...but it's not just about change", Montgomery Blair High School student Jedediah Grady ...

Author: 0 Pence planned to meet North Koreans at Olympics, but Pyongyang canceled

Pence attended the Olympics Opening Ceremony on February 9 as part of a five-day trip to Asia and was seated near Kim Jong-un's sister, but did not speak to her, creating a media sensation. Pence announced that Washington would soon unveil its " toughest and most aggressive sanctions " against Pyongyang . Before the games's opening ceremony on February 9th, there were tentative hopes that Mr Pence could meet Ms Kim on the sidelines, despite the United States vice-president's hardline ...

People CNN Denies School Shooting Survivor's Claim It Scripted Town Hall Question
Author: 0 CNN Denies School Shooting Survivor's Claim It Scripted Town Hall Question

Colton Haab , a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were shot and killed last week, says he did not attend the event when he realized it would be a "total waste of [his] time". According to Local 10, Haab planned to ask town hall participants about employing veterans as armed guards at schools. "They had taken what I had wrote and what I had briefed on and talked about, and they actually wrote the question for me", Haab said, agreeing with Carlson that it ...

People Man lobs grenade at United States embassy in Montenegro, then blows himself up
Author: 0 Man lobs grenade at United States embassy in Montenegro, then blows himself up

Montenegro is the smallest of all former Yugoslav republics and became the 29th country to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation last May. That was the year in which North Atlantic Treaty Organisation struck Serbia to end the Kosovo war. "Immediately before the suicide, the person threw an explosive device into the compound of the embassy from an intersection near the sports center in Podgorica ", the Montenegrin government quoted the police on its Twitter account.

People White House Correspondents' Dinner 2018: Michelle Wolf to perform
Author: 0 White House Correspondents' Dinner 2018: Michelle Wolf to perform

Comedian Michelle Wolf recently premiered her hour-long HBO special . The White House Correspondents' Dinner has officially booked their guest performer for 2018, and after hearing the news we're not exactly confident that President Donald Trump is going to be turning in an appearance.

People Tej Pratap acused of illegal land grabbing in Bihar
Author: 0 Tej Pratap acused of illegal land grabbing in Bihar

When Tej Pratap Yadav was Health minister in the previous grand alliance government, he was allotted 3, Deshratna Marg as his official bungalow. Following this, several leaders from the previous ruling government were asked to vacate the government bungalows allotted to them when they were in power.

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