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China renews pledges to open economy, protect IP rights

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Trump's technology order is in response to "unfair and harmful acquisition of U.S. technology", said a statement by the U.S. Trade Representative's office. United States exports of fruits, frozen juices and nuts to China amounted to US$669 million a year ago, and it was the top supplier of apples, cherries, walnuts and almonds. Read More »

Out in force: Marches call for gun control

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However, at Saturday's " March For Our Lives", the majority of speakers were under the age of 18. They say being in that sea of people for the March For Our Lives was not a time to apologize but rather a time for action. Echoing the civil rights leader's most famous words, she said: 'I have a dream that enough is enough. I am marching here today because I think the voices of our immigrant community and our community of color are very important. Read More »

Porn star describes threat over alleged Trump encounter

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A portion of this interview included a shocking revelation in which Daniels claims that she and her daughter were threatened in 2011 when she initially planned to come forward about her alleged affair with Donald Trump . Attorney Michael Avenatti disputes the notion that Michael Cohen was working in a purely personal capacity when he arranged the hush money for Stormy Daniels . Read More »

Spring is hearing our cries for warmer weather!

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State police continue to ask motorists to delay travel whenever winter weather falls. The good news is, the precipitation is done by tomorrow night, and we should be able to look at much better weather for Sunday . Some spots will likely see more than a half foot of snow with locally near 10 inches in spots. By no means will Sunday be a complete washout but just be mindful a few showers will be in the area. Read More »

8 most powerful moments from March for Our Lives around the country

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This is what Leslie Gibson tweeted: "There is nothing about this skinhead lesbian that impresses me and there is nothing that she has to say unless you're a frothing at the mouth moonbat". And then she stopped speaking. She was moved to tears when her former classmate Sam Fuentes , who was shot in the leg, delivered a speech. She remained silent as tentative chants broke out. Read More »

MI headed to Final Four after holding off Florida State

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Michigan's 11-0 run early in the second half gave the Wolverines a 38-28 lead, and forced FSU to call a timeout with 14:20 to go to stop the bleeding. Hamilton seemed flummoxed by the question. But the Wolverines raced through that event, winning four games in four days to claim a second straight tournament title. Read More »

Demings to hold town hall on gun violence

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Meanwhile, the US President is yet to react to the anti-gun-violence demonstration, which is being conducted by the survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , Florida, where a suspended student went on a shooting rampage, killing 17 students on February 14. Read More »

In Baltimore, youth demand action on gun control

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Underlining sharp differences among the American public over the issue, counter-demonstrators and supporters of gun rights were also in evidence in many cities. Those measures, while welcome, are only baby steps in what is needed to better regulate guns and those who have access to them. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School junior Jaclyn Corin brought onstage Yolanda Renee King , the 9-year old granddaughter of Martin Luther King, Jr., who shouted to the assembled marchers, "I have a ... Read More »

US Students Lead Massive Protests to Demand Gun Control

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Another Parkland survivor, David Hogg , said the sun was shining on a new day. "It has just hit a point that it's 2018, and we want to stop wondering whether we'll be coming home from school", she said. "They don't have to make sure they wear running shoes to class in case it happens again", she said. Derrick mentioned a mother who spoke about her daughter, who committed suicide, and the catastrophic emotional effects of self inflicted gun violence. Read More »

As walkout suspensions are issued, East Cobb students learn their fate

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Before the address, students read off the names of the 17 people killed in Parkland and said something about them, such as that individual's favorite school activity. This tragedy has rightfully renewed an important discussion in the legislature: school safety. In the wake of the Parkland tragedy, it was discovered that the alleged shooter made several school shooting threats online and had major psychological issues. Read More »

Hamilton takes Australian GP pole

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Wolff, too, is waiting to see whether Hamilton's pole-setting lap was an "outlier" or simply Mercedes getting even faster thanks to off-season engine improvements. It was not a flawless session for Hamilton's Mercedes team however, after Valtteri Bottas crashed into the wall and out of qualifying at the exit of turn two. Read More »

Scattered snow showers possible, cloudy weekend ahead in MA

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Cloudy and windy with rain today . Atlantic City International Airport received 5.7 inches of snow, good for the airport daily snowfall record for the date. Rain amounts falling on top of snow on the ground will cause concerns of flooding . Heavier amounts are likely north and east of Watertown . The Virginia State Police reported 11 traffic crashes in the Appomattox Division, which includes Halifax County, with no reported traffic fatalities among them, according to Virginia State ... Read More »

Sweet 16 roundup: Day of normalcy preserves possibility of heavyweight Final Four

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Townes, who had 18 points, charged down the court, pumping his fist, following the shot. The transfer twins can do a little of everything, providing the Wolf Pack with a tough-to-defend 1-2 punch. Starks with five. Potential Cinderellas proliferated and enthralled: Unsungs UMBC, Loyola, Nevada, Buffalo and Marshall all qualified early on for a potential slipper-fitting Wiggins World says The Big Dance, as the tourney is also known, should contain even more, should we call them ... Read More »

Rajya Sabha elections: BJP accuses Congress MLA Anila Bhediya of disclosing vote

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The tribal dominated state's ruling BJP won the lone seat. Similarly, in Bihar too, it lost a seat to the opposition. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and BJP leader GVL Narsimha Rao, SPs Jaya Bachchan (all from Uttar Pradesh), Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi, who was backed by ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, and BJP's Rajeev Chandrasekhar (from Karnataka ) were among the prominent winners, the reports pointed out. Read More »

PA ready to permit more medical marijuana

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Rumpf voted against the measure. Stutesman and Haigh were the only members of the commission not to make a statement prior to Tuesday's vote. In brief, this Amendment has been interpreted by district courts within the Sixth Circuit - the federal court system with jurisdiction over OH - as a prohibition on federal prosecutions of those involved in a state-sanctioned medical marijuana program when the accused can demonstrate that their conduct was expressly authorized by state law . Read More »

Instagram finally becoming more chronological

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Instagram is aware of this problem and they're attempting to fix it with a " New Posts " button. The chances of Instagram caving and bringing back chronological posts are minuscule, but at least the company is listening to users. At the moment, Instagram's feed shows post posts in a really random order, based on what it thinks you like the most. Until now, you were already able to add hashtags and other profiles in your Instagram Bio, however, they were not clickable. Read More »

More Than 4000 Flights Are Cancelled Due to Winter Storm Toby

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Winds may reach 35 miles per hour which could lead to whiteout conditions on the roads. "We're still expecting heavy snows throughout the region, but there could be lower numbers in some coastal areas where warmer temperatures are causing rain or more of a wintry mix". Read More »

Reforms sped release of Sacramento police killing video

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According to a release from the Sacramento Police Department (SPD), the two officers that located Clark saw him advance forward with his arms extended, holding an object in his hands. "With this incident and with every incident we have, we always look for ways in which we can improve", Matthew said. The department released video footage on Wednesday showing the officers yelling that Clark had a gun before firing . Read More »

Roundball at the lodge: Graham's Martin takes Boys Player of the Year

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Without being the focal point of opposing defense, Murray also was able to develop her ball handling. "I knew about my 1,000 point". "I would say our season was gritty", she said. "This hurts, but we'll get over it", said VanHekken after his team dropped a 42-35 decision to Jackson Northwest in a Class B state quarterfinal game on Tuesday, March 13. Read More »

Texas bomb suspect blows himself up, leaves 25-minute confession

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Once investigators knew they were dealing with the same bomb maker, the report said, they began looking for mobile phones that repeatedly showed up in areas near the blasts. I view myself as a conservative, but I don't think I have enough information to defend my stance as well as it should be defended. In another blog post, Conditt considered "doing away with sex offender registration". Read More »

World record for Dean Elgar at Newlands

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Smith's dismissal was particularly surprising, with the Australia skipper picking out Dean Elgar at gully and hitting him a simple catch. When asked about the incident after the day's play, Cummins laughed. Bancroft was spoken to by Nigel Llong and Richard Illingworth, the umpires, during the 43rd over of South Africa's second innings after appearing to have an object in his hand after fielding the ball at cover. Read More »