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People Reports of shooting at Howard University, DC police say
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The university warned students and staff via Twitter to shelter in place as Washington, D.C., police search the campus' building. 'A friend who works at Howard University just text me that there is an active shooter on campus, ' they said.

People Chinese Nationals Indicted for Trafficking Opioids In North Dakota
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Last month, President Donald Trump's commission on drug addiction revealed new measures to help stop the epidemic. "Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar". The North Dakota case involves Jian Zhang, 38, of China, who faces five federal charges, including conspiracy and money laundering counts. "Fentanyl and fentanyl analogues are coming into the country in numerous ways, including shipments from factories in China directly to ...

People Putrajaya to announce new MH370 search
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The Malaysian government is studying proposals from three companies, which asked to resume the search operation for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370, said a Malaysian senior official on Tuesday. The studies have significantly boosted confidence that the wreckage of the Boeing 777, which went missing in March, 2014, with 239 people aboard, is in an area of 5,000sq/km just to the north and west of the original search area.

People United Kingdom economy would be 'better off' if Brexit was reversed
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Gloomy Brexit forecasts could "prove more favourable" but would require an "ambitious EU-UK agreement" and "transition period" to allow for adjustment. "That means preserving our close trade links with Europe by staying in the Single Market and the Customs Union", added Mr Leslie. The OECD assumed a "least favourable" Brexit outcome in which Britain leaves the European Union in 2019 without a trade deal or a smooth transition, reverting to World Trade Organization rules instead.

People Braid-cutting incidents trigger protests, clashes in different areas in Occupied Kashmir
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The locals approached the police for registering case but were not satisfied with the response of the law enforcing personnel. The clashes continued for some time. The spokesman said that in the wake of rising incidents of braid cutting in Kashmir, many elderly figures, prominent citizens and social activists visited the residence of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and shared their concern and anxiety with him.

People Anthony Scaramucci encourages Holocaust denial with baffling Twitter poll
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Lance Laifer, described as a former hedge fund manager from Long Island in a GQ profile, accepted responsibility for the poll. Do you know anyone who is a Holocaust denier? "I take full responsibility for it", the account tweeted . MSNBC host Chris Hayes echoed him: 'What the holy hell is this?' The Anti Defamation League was among those calling for the site to pull the poll.

People Western Wall dig uncovers ancient Roman theater
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The excavations - which, as well as the theater, revealed eight enormous stones of the Western Wall preserved by 26 feet of earth - have been carried out quietly over the past two years beneath Wilson's Arch in the Western Wall Tunnels - the only visible, intact structure remaining from the Second Temple period.

People Ludhiana: 60-year-old RSS leader shot dead by bike borne assailants
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The deceased has been identified as Ravindra Gosai. The RSS leader was rushed to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. According to local reports, Gosai died on the spot while the assailants fled the spot. They alleged that the police could not trace the brutal killings of RSS Stalwart Brigadier Jagdish Gagneja who was shot dead on August 6 a year ago and after 14 months RSS pracharak Gosian was made target.They demanded high level enquiry in the killings of RSS Parcharaks in Punjab ...

People Jennifer Lawrence: I was placed in 'nude lineup,' told to lose weight
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She was also told that another actress had been fired for failing to lose weight that quickly. As discussion continues to rage over the entertainment industry's treatment of women, Jennifer Lawrence has added her voice to the conversation, and gave an insight into the precarious nature of working in Hollywood .

People Reasons behind Story against YSRCP MP Butta Renuka in YS Jagan Media
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TDP leader AV Subba Reddy said that discussions were held with all the Kurnool leaders following which Chandrababu gave his nod for Butta Renuka to join TDP undisputedly and welcomed her into the party. Her husband Butta Neelakantam join TDP in May2014 along with first turncoat SPY Reddy. According to reports, one of the reasons for the MP to quit the YSRCP was that she was asked to contest for the Assembly seat in Yemminganur in the upcoming elections, while the 46-year-old was keen to ...

People Dhanteras 2017: Things not to buy on this festive day
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Worship of goddess and goddess of wealth - Lakshmi and Kuber - is performed on this day. Acharyaji has also talked about the importance of the festival. Business community marks the festival by investing in gold. Footfalls in retail stores have been good since morning. "We expect more than 15 to 20 percentage points growth in sales compared to past year".

People JUSTICE: Killer drivers face life behind bars after campaign
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The move, to be announced today, comes after a Government consultation involving bereaved families and road-safety campaigners resulted in overwhelming backing for the law to be toughened up. Killer drivers in the United Kingdom are set to get much harsher sentences, the Ministry of Justice has confirmed. It ruined my life. "This shows how trusted local and national media like Johnston Press can truly influence issues which really matter to the real people who are our readers".

People Karnataka shocker! MLAs, MLCs to get gold biscuits? What really happened
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Going into damage control mode, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has chose to tone down the celebration and cancel the proposal of lavish gifting. In fact, lawmakers may well get gold biscuits as gifts during the diamond jubilee celebrations of the Vidhana Soudha scheduled for October 25 and 26 if the legislature's secretariat has its way.

People Produce Kanu or forfeit N100m bond, court tells Abaribe
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Ejiofor had, on September 27, led other lawyers to file an originating motion, marked FHC/ABJ/CS/908/2017, before the Federal High Court in Abuja , praying for an order directing the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Nnamdi Kanu's family and backers say they haven't heard from him since what they described as a military raid on his home in the southeastern region on Sept 14.

People Oil Prices Up as Iraq Tensions Escalates
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Brent crude LCOc1 gained 15 cents to $57.97 a barrel by 1320 GMT, up by about a third from its mid-year levels. On or hand, yesterday US Energy Information Administration (EIA) announced that crude oil production in United States will reach a record level next year.

People United States delegation in Turkey over visa spat
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The U.S. delegation, expected to arrive in Ankara late on October 16, will have discussions with security authorities on Syria and other security issues on October 18 at a preplanned annual meeting. For Washington, the release of Pastor Andrew Brunson, arrested in Turkey since a year ago, is still high on the bilateral agenda, with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raising the issue during a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on October 11.

People Marino Withdrawing as Drug Czar Nominee, Trump Says
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Rep.Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar. Indeed, pressing legislation that hinders the DEA's ability to prevent the diversion of powerful opioids to the black market diminishes, at least, Marino's credibility - all the more so because when " 60 Minutes " reporters showed up at his office to ask him about the law, Marino's staff called Capitol Police to remove them.

People Modi inaugurates first All India Institute of Ayurveda
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He added that more than 65 AYUSH hospitals have been developed in the last three years. The Prime Minister said that herbal and medicinal plants can be a significant source of income, globally, and India should leverage its capabilities in this regard.