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by | March 26, 2018 | 23:00

In a separate development Friday, India's government sent a notice to Cambridge Analytica asking whether it misused data to profile Indians and influence their elections. The US and European officials are again raising questions about Facebook's willingness to protect users' data and to not allow its platform to be abused by governments and private interests to influence political outcomes.

by | March 26, 2018 | 22:56

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. A man who answered a Florida phone number for Seddique Mateen hung up after asking an AP reporter to identify himself. "If the evidence shows that Seddique had some level of foreknowledge - based on his financial transaction or an affinity for ISIS - such a story would have ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 22:12

However, a spokesman for prosecutors in Northern Germany has said that there will probably be no decision on the extradition to Spain of Carles Puigdemont this week. Issuing the warrant for Puigdemont on Friday, Judge Pablo Llarena accused the ousted Catalan leader of organising an independence referendum in October a year ago despite a ban from Madrid and the risk of violence.

by | March 26, 2018 | 21:49

The cases appear to be gaining steam with a close Netanyahu confidant agreeing to cooperate with the inquiry and testify in the corruption cases, according to Israeli media. Police have recommended indicting Netanyahu on corruption charges in two other cases. In return, Bezeq's popular news site, Walla, allegedly provided favorable coverage of Netanyahu and his family.

by | March 26, 2018 | 21:36

The Hawks were investigating the bribery claims against Zuma, Zokwana, Dlamini, and Ndudane, said spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi. It was announced last week that Zuma, who resigned as president last month, would face prosecution over the deal signed in the 1990s.

by | March 26, 2018 | 20:37

The president of the European Community, Donald Tusk , said 14 European Union states are expelling Russian diplomats, and he suggested there could be more measures to come. European Union leaders said last week that evidence of Russian involvement in the Salisbury attack presented by British Prime Minister Theresa May was a solid basis for further action.

by | March 26, 2018 | 20:26

It said that a special train that may have carried the official passed through the Chinese border city of Dandong on Sunday. There was no immediate comment from North Korean or Chinese officials. Sun also noted that the Korean War of the 1950s ended in an armistice, not a peace deal, and that as a party to that armistice, China may feel entitled to cooperate in any work toward a lasting peace deal.

by | March 26, 2018 | 20:09

In 2016, Hillary Clinton carried Pennsylvania's sixth congressional district by one point, even though she lost the state overall, and under the new district boundaries, Clinton would have carried the district by a wider margin. With Costello bowing out, there is now one other candidate, Greg McCauley, a local tax attorney, seeking the Republican nomination, while Chrissy Houlahan, an Air Force veteran, former teacher and former business and nonprofit executive, is the lone Democrat in the ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 19:44

The rain will gradually taper off Thursday night through Friday morning. Not only is precipitation a little uncertain past tomorrow but temperatures are as well especially once we get to next Monday and Tuesday. Right now will keep it consistent from the previous forecast and keep the rain chance in for Sunday. Wednesday will be a little cooler as the rains arrive with the high expected at 76.

by | March 26, 2018 | 19:11

Firefighters had found the lone resident in the living room, he said. "He's in the hospital right now being evaluated for his injuries". "We've had multiple fires in this area", Roberts said, and she said some have been intentionally set.

by | March 26, 2018 | 18:43

Lawmakers convened in parliament early Monday to table the proposed Anti-Fake News Bill which suggests an RM500,000 (roughly US$125,000) fine and a prison sentence of up to 10 years for offenders. "The proposed Act seeks to safeguard the public against the proliferation of fake news whilst ensuring the right to freedom of speech and expression under the Federal Constitution is respected", it read.

by | March 26, 2018 | 18:36

Tamimi has been hailed as a hero by Palestinians who see her as bravely standing up to Israel's occupation of the West Bank has already spent 3 months in an Israeli prison and so is expected to be free in July. "It remains a tragedy that a 17-year-old girl will spend eight months in prison for driving soldiers away from her home, but Ahed and Nariman could never expect a fair trial", Lasky said.

by | March 26, 2018 | 18:00

In his call with Mnuchin, Liu, a Harvard-trained economist, said China still hoped both sides would remain "rational" and work together to keep trade relations stable, the official Xinhua news agency reported. It followed a seven-month investigation by USTR into allegations China violates USA intellectual property, under the seldom-used section 301 of the 1974 Trade Act.

by | March 26, 2018 | 17:25

Thanks to Beltrame's quick thinking, special police units heard gunshots inside the store Friday and stormed the building immediately, killing the attacker. Flags at all gendarmeries were flying at half-staff. Police arrested two people after the attack - one of them a woman connected to Lakdim on Friday and a 17-year-old man said to be one of his friends overnight, judicial sources said.

by | March 26, 2018 | 17:28

Poland, Germany and Lithuania have also announced they will expel Russian diplomats over the case. The decision was taken "in the spirit of solidarity with our British partners and transatlantic allies and in coordination with European Union countries", Poroshenko said in a statement.

by | March 26, 2018 | 16:33

The Sensex settled at 33,066, up 469.87 points, while the broader Nifty50 ended at 10,130, up 132.60 points. This is the biggest single day gain since March 12, when it recorded a sharp gain of 610.80. Asian markets were trading lower following a global sell-off last week amid rising tensions between the USA and China. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled 425 points to close at 23,533, a almost four-month closing low, the tech-heavy Nasdaq plunged 174 points below its important ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 15:36

A police official said J&K police's Special Operations Group, paramilitary CRPF and Army's Rashtria Rifles personnel launched a combing and search operation in Khan Mohalla, Arizal in Budgam district last evening after receiving specific inputs about presence of militants there.

by | March 26, 2018 | 15:21

Trump on Thursday asked trade officials to create lists of imported Chinese goods that should be subjected to tariffs; those are due in 15 days. The commerce ministry warned that a 15 percent tariff on 120 goods worth nearly $1 billion - including fresh fruit, nuts, ginseng and wine - would be imposed if the United States fails to reach a negotiated agreement.

by | March 26, 2018 | 15:15

Al Hishmawi was located in March by an organization which cared for her after her escape, KSAT reported . Police say her parents agreed to the arranged marriage in exchange for £14,000. Salazar says it's unclear whether Maarib's siblings were also abused and added that he believes other charges will be filed in connection with this case.

by | March 26, 2018 | 12:46

England seamer Stuart Broad has queried whether this is the first occasion Australia have attempted to ball tamper after questioning why they would deviate from methods which proved so successful during the Ashes . "Look at the Ashes series we've just played, look through all of those Test matches and they reverse swing the ball sometimes in conditions you wouldn't expect the ball to reverse".

by | March 26, 2018 | 12:16

The main change from the game against Italy on Friday will be the presence of Lionel Messi . Two second half goals from Ever Banega and Manuel Lanzini ensured La Albiceleste team claim a 2-0 win over their European counterpart. Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is adamant Paulo Dybala and Mauro Icardi still have a chance of playing at this year's World Cup despite being left out of the most recent squad.

by | March 26, 2018 | 12:06

While making a slew of announcements for what is considered to be Delhi's first Green budget, the finance minister emphasised on the need to reduce pollution levels in the national capital through various measures, including concession in the registration of CNG vehicles.

by | March 26, 2018 | 11:42

It depicts a group of Jewish men playing Monopoly on the backs of a group of emaciated people. "Anti-Semitism has occurred in pockets within the Labour Party, causing pain and hurt to our Jewish community in the Labour Party and the rest of the country", he said.

by | March 26, 2018 | 10:01

Here in eastern and coastal North Carolina only a cool rain is expected. After sunset Sunday night , temperatures will fall back down below freezing. "A few isolated heavy downpours may also flare up behind the front in Northland, Waikato, Hawke's Bay", he said. While March may end like a lamb, some of our long-range guidance has cold weather could be lurking on the horizon heading into April.

by | March 26, 2018 | 09:57

China's commerce ministry said late on Wednesday that the WTO ruling showed that the United States was a "repeat abuser" of trade remedy measures. "The era of American economic surrender is over", Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday.

by | March 26, 2018 | 09:41

Ashli Peterson, the friend who originally posted the anxious Facebook message about the family, updated followers about their death on Friday. Peterson was the first to report, via her Facebook page, that the Sharp family had been found deceased, and said in that post that foul play was not suspected.

by | March 26, 2018 | 09:26

Markle is not thrilled with the idea that he will have to deal with the world's glare, nothing can stop him from bringing her daughter to Prince Harry on their way to the altar. And yet.with its flattering, face-framing pieces, which shifts the focus to her fine-boned features and long neck, it's easy to imagine a more formal version of the look making a knockout appearance at her May 19th nuptials .

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:30

US apple growers just got their foot in the door in China in 2015, and the country is now their 10th-largest market, with demand growing. The president will instruct U.S. European and United States trade officials said this week they were beginning talks to reach a compromise. In a demonstration of their buying power, Chinese shopping portal JD.com sold 57 million cherries to Chinese consumers in one day during a shopping event in June previous year.

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:19

And Blessing Okoedion, from Nigeria, asked Francis how the church could allow Catholics to be clients for the many Nigerian women in Italy like her, who are forced to be sex slaves by the traffickers who got them here. They urged Pope Francis and the bishops who will gather at the Vatican in the fall to back their recommendations that church leaders must address the unequal roles of women in the church and how technology is used and abused.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:46

He said that he and BeLeave's co-founder Darren Grimes always reported to Mr Parkinson. Furthermore, Sanni alleged that the funds went to Canadian data firm Aggregate IQ, which has been linked to Cambridge Analytica , the leading data mining firm that used Facebook data to develop a mechanism that would allow it to predict and influence voter behavior.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:45

The two countries reached agreement "in principle" on the trade deal known as Korus, South Korea's Trade Ministry said in a statement on Monday (March 26). Korea, meanwhile, has also expanded the tariff removal for imports of United States trucks and expanded some flexibility for automobile safety and environment standards, according to the ministry officials.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:45

General Mostfa al-Nimr survived the explosion in Alexandria, although the blast claimed the lives of two police officers and injured four others. The attack killed two soldiers. The Alexandria security chief General Mostafa el-Nemr survived a auto bombing aimed at his convoy on Saturday, two days ahead of presidential elections .

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:26

The insider account puts further pressure on the London-based data analytics firm, which is already facing renewed scrutiny in the United States and Europe over allegations it improperly harvested Facebook data to target USA voters. Cambridge Analytica is accused of harvesting personal data of Facebook users to influence elections in several countries including the USA presidential elections.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:24

The ad, printed in clear type over Zuckerberg's signature, begins: "We have a responsibibility to protect your information. We're now taking steps to ensure this doesn't happen again", Zuckerberg writes, adding that the company has already "stopped apps like this from getting so much information".

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:00

The commerce ministry warned in a statement that a 15 per cent tariff on a first batch of goods worth nearly $1 billion - including fresh fruit, nuts and wine - would be imposed if the United States fails to reach a negotiated agreement.