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Google Opens 'Howard West' To Train Black Coders


Stewart alongside Howard's President Dr. Wayne Frederick have been working to organize the program. "We envisioned this program with bold outcomes in mind - to advance a strategy that leverages Howard's high quality faculty and Google's expertise, while also rallying the tech industry and other thought leaders around the importance of diversity in business and the communities they serve". Read More »

London attack suspect identified as Khalid Masood

Cochran, who was a victim of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London". "It seems that a police officer has been stabbed; that the alleged assailant was shot by armed police". The Scottish parliament in Holyrood was suspended during the incident. The assailant appears to have acted alone, but was inspired by Islamist-related global terrorism, Rowley said. Read More »

Karim Benzema: "I am struggling to cope".


Benzema has not been selected for national team duty since being charged by police in connection with an alleged blackmail attempt targeting his global team-mate Mathieu Valbuena, a case which is yet to go to trial. "I don't regret what I said because it is true". The last time I spoke to the coach on the phone, it was well before the Euro. But today, having taken a step back, I would like him to explain to me why he doesn't pick me and why it continues. Read More »

Sanders says he'll vote no on Gorsuch


But some Democrats are anxious enough about the Senate losing its unique minority rights that they've begun kicking the tires on the potential for a new bipartisan "gang". Though there are many variants of originalism, it generally advances the idea that the meaning of the Constitution was fixed at the time it was ratified and therefore its words mean the same today as they did to those who ratified it; and the same is the case for its 27 amendments. Read More »

European Union sets Brexit talks conditions


But the talks are only likely to get seriously underway in late May, and must conclude by October 2018 to leave time for any deal to be endorsed by the EU's institutions and national parliaments. She had then said that the United Kingdom would instead try to ink a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the bloc. "We will therefore be vigilant", he said. Read More »

Dollar hits 4-month low vs yen on growth pace rethink

The S&P 500 was up 1.08 points, or 0.05 per cent, at 2,345.1. The S&P 500 has not posted a daily decline of more than 1 percent since October 11. Police said they believed the attacker was inspired by Islamist-related terrorism. "With the health-care morass, the Trump effect is taking a little bit of a backseat in peoples' minds", said Steve Sosnick, an equity risk manager at Timber Hill, the market-making unit of Greenwich, Connecticut-based Interactive Brokers Group. Read More »

President Trump pretends to drive 18-wheeler


Trump shakes the hands of truckers and meets trucking executives on the South Lawn of the White House. According to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, part of the goal of Thursday's meeting between truckers and Trump was to discuss repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. Read More »

Opposition should trust EVMs: Ravi Shankar Prasad


He said the BJP had lost in Delhi in the last poll but the party did not question the use of the EVMs. The minister further said that it is not because of EVMs that the BSP, SP, Congress and other parties have lost in elections but because the people are convinced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government will ensure development. Read More »

Firefighters say 19 dead in fire at Guatemala child shelter


Of the 27 girls still hospitalized today, ten have life-threatening burn injuries. A blaze that killed at least 35 girls at a shelter for troubled youths erupted when some of them set fire to mattresses to protest rapes and other mistreatment at the badly overcrowded institution, the parent of one victim said Thursday. Read More »

Nepal PM Prachanda will visit China


This is his first official visit to China after becoming the Prime Minister in August previous year. "So Prachanda will have to tread carefully not to ruffle feathers in Delhi and to make Beijing too anxious", Dixit told Reuters. They would be matters of mutual interest, the foreign ministry said. It is unlikely that any pact or understanding will be signed during the visit; Prachanda said. Read More »

Gorsuch forced to defend decision in frozen trucking case


By all accounts Gorsuch is a brilliant man, respected by his judicial colleagues. In 2006, Gorsuch wrote a book titled "The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia" about the ethical and legal debate surrounding the issues. "A trucker was stranded on the side of the road, late at night, in cold weather, and his trailer brakes were stuck". Noting the driver had two options under the company's directive: possibly freezing to death, or driving a unsafe rig, "Which would you have done?" He ... Read More »

Former Dhanbad deputy Mayor, three others killed in firing


Situation remains tense in the city following the incident. "Four persons, including the former Deputy Mayor of Dhanbad have been killed in the shootout". The former Deputy Mayor reportedly sustained 17 shots in his body. The driver, bodyguard and Ashok Yadav were hit multiple times, ADG RK Malik said. Sources said a Scorpio was seen around the crime scene just after the incident. Read More »

Danish Teen Finds WWII Plane His Great-Grandfather Talked About


Together, the intrepid duo set out to find it. According to Mr Kristiansen, his grandfather once told him that a plane had crashed there in November 1944. Klaus told Politiken , "Everything was so well preserved that you could hardly see it had been laying there for almost 75 years". As the magnitude of the haul became apparent, Klaus contacted the Danish authorities and World War II experts. Read More »

Lancaster store owner found shot to death, police say


The owner had locked up his nearby store less than 10 minutes before he was found dead, police said. Police said that Patel closed his store at around 11:24 pm and left for home in his Toyota minivan. Patel was the proprietor of the Speedee Mart located at 1416 Pageland Highway in Lancaster. The killing of the Indian man comes two days after US President Donald Trump had condemned the killing of Kuchibhotla and deemed it as "hate and evil". Read More »

Donald Trump is already breaking a huge promise on the Keystone pipeline


Such an exemption by the administration of President Donald Trump would remove a major impediment to TransCanada proceeding with the $8-billion (U.S.) project that had been rejected by the Obama administration in 2015. It began shipping oil in 2014. If President Trump is concerned with livelihood of American workers, he should take steps to ensure the Buy America Act is strongly and meaningfully enforced. Read More »

North Korea executes five officials with anti aircraft guns

The VX agent can lead to death very quickly in high doses, he said. Early last week, while Kim Jong Nam was traveling through the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, two women approached him, touched his face and held a cloth over it. Samah said if the person concerned did not cooperate the police would issue a notice under Malaysian law, "compelling" them to appear before the investigation team. Read More »

Warrant for actor's arrest issued after brawl in Harrah's Casino


Both men have been charged with battery. According to a report from The Advocate , the unidentified victim said he had bruising and was bleeding after the incident. "My face is still swollen right now and it was blackened shut", the man said Tuesday. The victim told investigators he said "Hey, you are Mike Epps" and then Epps began punching him. Read More »

$60M Lotto Max jackpot won by Quebecer


The OLG said a total of seven Maxmillions winning tickets were sold in Ontario. Eight were claimed by single tickets, one will be shared by two ticket holders and one will be shared amongst three ticket holders. One winning ticket was purchased in Fort St. John with the numbers of 13 31 36 38 40 41 42. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on February 17 will be approximately $26 million. Read More »

Melissa McCarthy Returns To SNL As Sean Spicer

Regardless, it seems unlikely Trump will be thrilled to see McCarthy not only return, but return in high heels-specifically, the Ivanka Trump Women's Katie 2 Dress Pump , which he's pushing to make up for the sales Ivanka has recently lost over the whole Edda Mussolini thing. Read More »

Raees crosses 150 crores at the worldwide box office

Raees had settled down to a miraculous amount of almost Rs. 25.42 Crores on its opening day and till now the action crime thriller movie has garnered a revenue of Rs. The film is gaining popularity and is achieving success quite rapidly. Even Nawazuddin Siddiqui is playing the important role in Raees . Kaabil is able to maintain a constant on screen thrill for the audience and proves to be an overall package with good script and storyline. Read More »