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People UK watchdog evaluates evidence from Cambridge Analytica
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United Kingdom enforcement officers raided the headquarters of data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica Friday, hours after a judge issued a warrant in the wake of a mass data breach revealed earlier this week. Cambridge Analytica, which has claimed credit for tilting the 2016 election in President Donald Trump's favor, has a Long Island connection - one of its prime funders is Robert Mercer, hedge-fund manager and conservative donor who also helped bankroll Breitbart News .

People United Kingdom privacy watchdog finally gets Cambridge Analytica search warrant
Author: 0 United Kingdom privacy watchdog finally gets Cambridge Analytica search warrant

The Federal Trade Commission opened an investigation into Facebook , and United Kingdom investigators raided Cambridge Analytica's offices in London , according to reports . For the social media data security guidelines, the ministry referred CERT-IN, Advisory Note CIAD-2018-0012 which lays down the best practices on security to be followed by social media users in order to safeguard personally identifiable information on social network sites.

People Fire exits were blocked, PA off during mall fire
Author: 0 Fire exits were blocked, PA off during mall fire

Emergency services officials said that 64 is the final death toll, but local media reported that dozens of people could be missing. Six of the bodies have not yet been recovered. President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences and cancelled a prize-giving ceremony, the Kremlin said. Kemerovo region has declared three days of mourning, and locals are leaving flowers and cuddly toys at a makeshift memorial near the complex.

People Battle to extradite Puigdemont plunges Spain into new crisis
Author: 0 Battle to extradite Puigdemont plunges Spain into new crisis

Carles Puigdemont was arrested after Spanish secret services placed a tracking device on his vehicle before he drove from Finland back to Belgium, where he has been living in exile since October. Puigdemont, who was set to appear in a German court following his arrest Sunday under a European warrant issued by Spain, filed a petition with the U.N.

People Supreme Court to hear prime cases this week including polygamy and Aadhaar
Author: 0 Supreme Court to hear prime cases this week including polygamy and Aadhaar

It enforces that if a divorced woman is willing to get back with her ex-husband, she needs to marry again to somebody else, consummate her marriage and get divorced again. She also alleged that her husband had married another woman without taking any legal divorce from her and the police had refused to lodge FIR under section 494 and 498A (husband or relative of husband of a woman subjecting her to cruelty) of the IPC stating that polygamy was permitted under the Sharia.

People Orlando Nightclub Shooter's Father Was FBI Informant, His Widow's Lawyers Say
Author: 0 Orlando Nightclub Shooter's Father Was FBI Informant, His Widow's Lawyers Say

Salman's defense attorneys say the failure to disclose this information earlier violated her due process rights, and they argue that they would have taken a different legal strategy if they had known about this earlier. The lawyers are now using that revelation, and its late discovery in the trial, to call for a mistrial in Salman's case. "The judge has to digest everything that's in there and give the government chance to respond".

People Israeli police grill Netanyahu over telecom corruption
Author: 0 Israeli police grill Netanyahu over telecom corruption

It is the second time that Netanyahu, who held the communications portfolio until a year ago, has been questioned over the affair. In exchange, during his time as Israel's communications minister, Netanyahu advanced policies that financially benefited Elovitch.

People South Africa's Zuma to appear in court April 6 on corruption charges
Author: 0 South Africa's Zuma to appear in court April 6 on corruption charges

Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi reportedly confirmed that the claim was being examined. Mr. Zuma, who was forced to resign by his ruling African National Congress in February, was at the centre of a 1990s deal to buy European military kit that has cast a shadow over politics in South Africa for years.

People Magnitude 6.6 quake strikes Papua New Guinea
Author: 0 Magnitude 6.6 quake strikes Papua New Guinea

Geological Survey (USGS), an quake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea (PNG ), early Monday. Papua New Guinea, one of the world's poorest countries, is still reeling a month after a magnitude 7.5 quake hit some 900km to the west in its rugged and remote highlands, killing at least 100 people as landslides buried villages.

People Russia's irresistible question to Twitter: Which US consulate should it shut?
Author: 0 Russia's irresistible question to Twitter: Which US consulate should it shut?

The Russian officials , including 12 from the Russian mission at the United Nations, were asked to leave the United States within seven days, senior USA officials said Monday, speaking on condition of anonymity. The US actions came as more than a dozen nations, including those in Russia's neighborhood, were expected to announce similar steps to reduce Russia's diplomatic presence in their countries or other actions to punish Moscow .

People North Korean leader Kim Jong Un makes surprise China visit
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North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho gets on a vehicle on his arrival at the Beijing International airport in Beijing, Thursday, March 15, 2018. Regardless, the secretive Beijing arrival reveals that China was not going to passively give Trump the diplomatic victory of claiming Kim's first foreign trip.

People First Alert Day: Monday Afternoon, Evening Severe
Author: 0 First Alert Day: Monday Afternoon, Evening Severe

A few storms are possible Tuesday afternoon, but the greatest threat will be late Tuesday night into Wednesday - large hail and damaging winds of 40-60 miles per hour are possible. Heavy rain is possible in southeastern Oklahoma tomorrow afternoon where a flood watch is in effect. Either way, you'll want to pack the rain gear as you head out the door Monday morning, and you might as well keep it handy all day as there will be periodic chances of rain throughout Monday.

People Two Terms in Congress is Enough For Costello
Author: 0 Two Terms in Congress is Enough For Costello

The congressman did not specify whether he will remain on the ballot for primary elections slated for Tuesday, May 15. On Saturday, CNN reported Rep. The redrawn district has slightly more Democrats and Clinton would have won it by 9 percentage points. During an appearance on MSNBC, the second-term congressman called it "the most hard decision" he's ever had to make and said it was due to a number of factors including the state's new congressional map.

People Ten-year 'fake news' jail term proposed in Malaysia
Author: 0 Ten-year 'fake news' jail term proposed in Malaysia

He said the definition goes beyond the "restrictions" allowed in Article 10 (2)(a) of the Federal Constitution with regards to freedom of speech, as it will now include "fake news" even though it may not be a threat to public order. Opposition parties and media houses have spoken out, calling the bill an attack on press freedom and a tool for the government to suppress any unfavourable attention.

People Palestinian Ahed Tamimi agrees 8 months in Israeli jail after plea deal
Author: 0 Palestinian Ahed Tamimi agrees 8 months in Israeli jail after plea deal

As her mother streamed the confrontation live on Facebook, Tamimi, wearing a kaffiyeh, or head scarf, over her denim jacket, screamed at, punched, slapped and kicked at one of the soldiers. Following the sentencing , Ahed told reporters that there is " no justice under occupation and we are in an illegal court". Tamimi's sentence will include time already served since her arrest four days after the quarrel, meaning she is slated to be released in the summer.

People China pushes back, threatens new tariffs on pork and other goods
Author: 0 China pushes back, threatens new tariffs on pork and other goods

The move has rattled markets and stoked fears of a trade war. How bad will the U.S. " Many other countries are now negotiating fair trade deals with us", Trump said. China also hopes the USA will stick with the Iran nuclear agreement, a deal both Bolton and Trump have harshly criticized. Bolton's approach to North Korea appears to be everything China has warned against, including supporting the possibility of a pre-emptive military strike and dismissing direct negotiations that ...

People 1 militant killed in encounter in Kashmir's Budgam district
Author: 0 1 militant killed in encounter in Kashmir's Budgam district

The official further said that during the search operation, one militant while trying to flee came out of the house he was hiding in and fired indiscriminately at the security forces. The police promptly took the injured woman to a hospital and her condition is now reported to be stable. "He was working as a teacher in a private school before joining the LeT a year ago", they said.

People Trump tells Congress party's over after reluctantly signing budget-busting spending bill
Author: 0 Trump tells Congress party's over after reluctantly signing budget-busting spending bill

Uncertainties around a possible trade war between the United States and China are driving some safe-haven buying, said Hareesh V, head of commodity research, Geojit Financial Services. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., also egged Trump on to a veto. "Please do, Mr. President", he tweeted. The spending levels without any offsets are grotesque, throwing all of our children under the bus.

People Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage
Author: 0 Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

He told police about the possible arranged marriage between his daughter and a family friend who lives in Dallas. Apparently the parents agreed to the arranged marriage in exchange for $20,000. Above is a representational image. Maarib's parents face charges of continuous family violence. At some point in mid-2017, a marriage arrangement was made between Maarib's family and an adult man living in another city.

People Former US senator says students should learn CPR, not seek gun laws
Author: 0 Former US senator says students should learn CPR, not seek gun laws

Santorum was adamant about putting the responsibility on the shoulders of the students and their communities when he stated, "They took action to ask someone to pass a law", Santorum said. These are the kind of things where you can take internally, & say 'Here's how I'm going to deal with this. "I know you're proud of those kids too". Warner says in response to those votes that "I think it's time to change our positions and re-examine them".

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