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The Latest: DA disagrees with verdict, respects process

The Latest: DA disagrees with verdict, respects process PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on the homicide trial of a white Pennsylvania police officer in the shooting of an unarmed black 17-year-old (all times local):


IDB bank calls off annual meeting next week in China

IDB bank calls off annual meeting next week in China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Inter-American Development Bank is calling off its general assembly next week in China amid a dispute over the participation of a Venezuelan representative opposed by Beijing.


PG&E objects to judge's proposals to prevent wildfires

PG&E objects to judge's proposals to prevent wildfires SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pushed back Friday on a U.S. judge's revised proposals to prevent the utility's equipment from causing more wildfires, saying it could not "monitor every tree at every moment of every day" to ensure they don't pose a threat to its electric lines in violation of California laws.


Economic gloom hits world stock markets

Economic gloom hits world stock markets New York (AFP) - Worries about economic growth prospects hit global stock markets on Friday, causing sharp price drops on both sides of the Atlantic.


Why did the Dow plunge? Banks and tech stocks drag down market

Why did the Dow plunge? Banks and tech stocks drag down market U.S. stocks moved broadly lower on Wall Street Friday, dragged down by banks and industrial companies.


School shooting survivor stricken by 'survivor's guilt' takes own life

School shooting survivor stricken by 'survivor's guilt' takes own life A teenager who survived the Parkland school shooting in Florida has killed herself while struggling with survivors' guilt, local media reported Friday. Sydney Aiello, 19, was a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas last February 14 when a former student opened fire with a semiautomatic weapon, killing 14 students and three staff members. Among the dead were two of Aiello's best friends, Meadow Pollack and Joaquin Oliver.


Tax refunds are $3 smaller on average versus last year after seventh week of filing season

Tax refunds are $3 smaller on average versus last year after seventh week of filing season After three weeks of rising tax refunds, the average tax refund is $3 less than a year ago.


Trump dangles investment to Caribbean leaders who back Venezuela's Guaido

Trump dangles investment to Caribbean leaders who back Venezuela's Guaido "It's absolutely important that it's not just talk - that there will be real investment," Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness told reporters after the meeting. The nations have broken from other members of the Caribbean Community, known as CARICOM, in their support for Guaido. The organization has officially advocated for talks between President Nicolas Maduro and Guaido, and most of its members have rejected resolutions by the Organization of American States supporting Guaido.


Robocalls: AT&T CEO gets spam call alert on his Apple Watch during a live interview

Robocalls: AT&T CEO gets spam call alert on his Apple Watch during a live interview At an Economic Club event in Washington, DC, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson was interrupted on stage by a robocall.


Correction: Southern Flood Threat story

Correction: Southern Flood Threat story In a story March 21 about the U.S. flooding outlook, The Associated Press misspelled the last name of a weather forecaster. He is Kevin Low, not Lao.



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Inverted Yield Curve: Bond Market Flashes Recession Warning, Stocks Drop - NPR

Man arrested for allegedly throwing glass of water at Steve King | TheHill - The Hill

Geostorm may bring Northern Lights far south tonight - WGN TV Chicago

Barbra Streisand Faces Criticism Over Michael Jackson Comments - Billboard

New Oregon measles cases confirmed - KOMO News

Report: Sydney Aiello, who survived the Parkland high school shooting, dies by suicide - USA TODAY


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Christchurch brings global white supremacist threat into sharp relief

Christchurch brings global white supremacist threat into sharp relief The setting alone was shocking: a pastoral, oceanside city in New Zealand, the country ranked the planet’s second-most peaceful, after Iceland. When a white-supremacist terrorist opened fire in two Christchurch mosques on March 15, taking 50 lives including those of a 3-year-old child and 78-year-old man, the brutal display of racial hatred – live-streamed on social media – jolted the world. The perpetrator of the deadliest terrorist attack in New Zealand history carefully calculated his actions for maximum impact on a global audience.


Trump-Netanyahu: True bromance, or marriage of convenience?

Trump-Netanyahu: True bromance, or marriage of convenience? As president, Donald Trump has had his share of bromances with world leaders – certainly more than his predecessor, the cool Barack Obama, ever did. There was the short-lived fling with French President Emmanuel Macron, an early dalliance with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that failed to launch, and a cozying up to strongman leaders – from Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines – that remain a feature of Mr. Trump’s presidency.


In the growing gospel of ‘workism,’ is all work holy?

In the growing gospel of ‘workism,’ is all work holy? Jake Hammel kinda gets why a bunch of Hollywood celebrities and Manhattan muckety-mucks might try to spend their considerable dime trying to finagle their kids into a big-name college. “You know, wherever you’re at financially, you can just kind of scale it down and think, well, if I had a percentage of my salary that I could try to buy my kids’ way through something, would I do it?” says Mr. Hammel, a sheet metal worker in Carlyle, Illinois, a rural town in the southern part of the state.


A cyclone’s wake-up call on climate adaptation

A cyclone’s wake-up call on climate adaptation A cyclone that struck the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi earlier this month has left a devastated landscape. It also left questions about how to better prepare for similar powerful storms predicted by climate scientists. Cyclone Idai caused hundreds of casualties, perhaps many more, and widespread flooding.



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New Zealand reopens mosques that were attacked; many 'march for love'

New Zealand reopens mosques that were attacked; many 'march for love' At the Al Noor mosque, where more than 40 of the victims were killed by a suspected white supremacist, prayers resumed with armed police on site, but no graphic reminders of the mass shooting, New Zealand's worst. Aden Diriye, who lost his 3-year-old son, Mucad Ibrahim, in the attack, came back to the mosque with his friends. Prince El Hassan bin Talal of Jordan, who visited the Al Noor mosque, said the attack assailed human dignity.


The Latest: DA disagrees with verdict, respects process

The Latest: DA disagrees with verdict, respects process PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Latest on the homicide trial of a white Pennsylvania police officer in the shooting of an unarmed black 17-year-old (all times local):


Economic gloom hits world stock markets

Economic gloom hits world stock markets New York (AFP) - Worries about economic growth prospects hit global stock markets on Friday, causing sharp price drops on both sides of the Atlantic.


Missouri River flooding forces evacuation of 7,500 from waterfront city

Missouri River flooding forces evacuation of 7,500 from waterfront city Record floodwaters that submerged vast stretches of Nebraska and Iowa farmland along America's longest river reached a new crest on Friday at the waterfront city of St. Joseph, Missouri, forcing chaotic evacuations of thousands from low-lying areas. With emergency sirens blaring as the Missouri River rose to the top of the three-story-high levee wall in St. Joseph, about 55 miles (88 km) north of Kansas City, Missouri, sheriff's deputies rushed door-to-door urging residents to flee to higher ground.


School shooting survivor stricken by 'survivor's guilt' takes own life

School shooting survivor stricken by 'survivor's guilt' takes own life A teenager who survived the Parkland school shooting in Florida has killed herself while struggling with survivors' guilt, local media reported Friday. Sydney Aiello, 19, was a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas last February 14 when a former student opened fire with a semiautomatic weapon, killing 14 students and three staff members. Among the dead were two of Aiello's best friends, Meadow Pollack and Joaquin Oliver.


Tax refunds are $3 smaller on average versus last year after seventh week of filing season

Tax refunds are $3 smaller on average versus last year after seventh week of filing season After three weeks of rising tax refunds, the average tax refund is $3 less than a year ago.


JetBlue lawsuit claims pilots drugged three crew members and raped two

JetBlue lawsuit claims pilots drugged three crew members and raped two A lawsuit claims that two JetBlue pilots drugged three crew members during a Puerto Rico layover, with one pilot allegedly raping two crew members.


Brazilian ex-president remains silent under questioning

Brazilian ex-president remains silent under questioning RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Former Brazilian President Michel Temer remained silent when questioned by investigators Friday, a day after he was arrested as part of the country's sprawling Car Wash corruption probe.



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Man arrested after allegedly throwing water on Rep. Steve King at restaurant - CBS News

Jury Acquits White Former Police Officer In Fatal Shooting Of Unarmed Black Teen - NPR

2019 NCAA bracket: March Madness kicks into high gear Friday as upsets, drama, excitement rule on NCAA bracket - CBS Sports

2019 NCAA bracket: March Madness kicks into high gear Friday as upsets, drama, excitement rule on NCAA bracket   CBS Sports

TULSA, Oklahoma -- After two full days of wall-to-wall basketball, the first round of the 2019 NCAA Tournament is officially in the books. Friday provided a little ...

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2019 iPhones May Include 18W Fast Charger and USB-C to Lightning Cable - Mac Rumors

2019 iPhones May Include 18W Fast Charger and USB-C to Lightning Cable   Mac Rumors

Japanese Mac blog Macotakara posted a new report tonight which indicates that Apple will maintain the Lightning connector on the 2019 iPhones but may...


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Aly Raisman on Larry Nassar assault: Sometimes people forget I'm still coping with it

Aly Raisman on Larry Nassar assault: Sometimes people forget I'm still coping with it It has been a year since former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for abusing more than 150 girls. But Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman is still coming to terms with the sexual abuse she experienced as a teenager.


Aly Raisman on Larry Nassar assault: Sometimes people forget I’m still coping with it

Aly Raisman on Larry Nassar assault: Sometimes people forget I’m still coping with it Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman tells the Yahoo News show “Through Her Eyes” that she sometimes finds it difficult to hear the graphic details in the sexual assault stories of others, as she is still coping with her own traumatic experience.


For the love of the brain: One mother's fight for CTE awareness

For the love of the brain: One mother's fight for CTE awareness Karen Kinzle Zegel spends her days working on the Patrick Risha CTE Awareness Foundation website, fielding questions and giving out information on a disease she barely knew existed five years ago – until it took the life of her son, for whom the foundation is named. Karen remembers, “We were a football family, his dad was a coach, I would cheer and yell and you know, do all the things the football mom does. At the time, she was unaware of CTE – chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated blows to the head – and the role it was playing in Patrick’s life.



April 9th, 2012

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