• Bahrain celebrates International Women's day

    Bahrain celebrates International Women's day

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    Under a package of workplace reforms to be finalised next month, wage screening software will be rolled out in all companies with more than 250 employees from 2019, and in all companies with over 50 employees by 2022, Philippe said. In 1920, women gained the right to vote. "There has been a pattern of sexual harassment and abuse in our industry, including myself, when I was 16 years old I was assaulted by a director on a movie", the 41-year-old said during an emotional discussion at the ...
  • Indo-Pak to release, repatriate women prisoners and those over 70 years

    Indo-Pak to release, repatriate women prisoners and those over 70 years

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    He said that thousands of Pakistanis contacted embassy on daily basis, adding that Ministry of Foreign Affairs was making efforts to provide consular access to the prisoners in Saudi Arabia. There are also 22 mentally challenged Indians, lodged in Pakistani jails, awaiting their repatriation for want of verification of their addresses and antecedents.
  • Vice President Pence addresses Republican gathering in Council Bluffs

    Vice President Pence addresses Republican gathering in Council Bluffs

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    He said he also planned to raise with Pence the importance of the Trump administration's continued support of renewable fuels, including corn-based ethanol. "Unemployment hasn't been this low for 17 years and Iowa & Nebraska are tied for fourth lowest unemployment in America". "And, we're already on the way".
  • When clocks change for daylight saving, change smoke detector batteries

    When clocks change for daylight saving, change smoke detector batteries

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    Windsor fire investigators are crediting working smoke alarms for alerting the six sleeping occupants of a house on Rankin Avenue that had a fire on Thursday morning . But fire departments across the country are once again reminding everyone to check your smoke detectors and change the device's batteries. "If your smoke alarms are older than 10 years in service, they need to be replaced as well", Zwiebel said.
  • Storm Tracking Trending West = Less Snow in RI/SE MA

    Storm Tracking Trending West = Less Snow in RI/SE MA

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    The second winter storm in a week will continue to dump wet, heavy snow on New England on Thursday , forcing schools to close and leaving hundreds of thousands without power as it promised to slow the morning commute across the region. In its wake, we've seen clearing skies but a seasonably cold air mass is settling in along with some breezy conditions. Some folks will be above 32 while others will be just below so while much of yesterday's snow has been cleaned up, there will still be the ...
  • Rene Boucher pleads guilty to attacking his neighbor Sen. Rand Paul

    Rene Boucher pleads guilty to attacking his neighbor Sen. Rand Paul

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    Boucher, 59, took legal responsibility in U.S. District Court in Bowling Green, pleading guilty to the felony charge, which was brought against him by Assistant U.S. Sen. Paul was mowing his yard in November, 2017, while wearing headphones when Boucher approached him from behind and dragged him to the ground. The two have always been next-door neighbors in their subdivision, but have disagreed over lawn maintenance.
  • Heartwarming photo shows Waffle House employee cutting food for elderly man

    Heartwarming photo shows Waffle House employee cutting food for elderly man

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    Wolf said Williams immediately took the plate and began cutting up his ham. "I'm thankful to have seen this act of kindness and caring at the start of my day while everything in this world seems so negative". Evoni Williams, who works in a La Marque, Texas , Waffle House to save money for college, was photographed by a diner as she helped a 78-year-old man cut his food into small, chewable pieces during her shift.
  • China's Tiangong-1 space station will crash into Earth in weeks

    China's Tiangong-1 space station will crash into Earth in weeks

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    For your safety, do not touch any debris you may find on the ground nor inhale vapors it may emit, ' said a warning from Aerospace Corporation's Center for Orbital and Reentry Debris Studies (CORDS). "It is only in the final week or so that we are going to be able to start speaking about it with more confidence", he said. 'I would guess that a few pieces will survive re-entry.
  • Palestinian Man Killed in Clashes With Israeli Occupation Soldiers in Hebron

    Palestinian Man Killed in Clashes With Israeli Occupation Soldiers in Hebron

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    USA -led peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians broke down in 2014 and a new push by President Donald Trump's administration to restart negotiations has shown little progress so far. Tensions have risen since US President Donald Trump's recognition in December of Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a decision that has infuriated the Palestinians.
  • California veterans home locked down after reports of shots fired

    California veterans home locked down after reports of shots fired

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    A witness told KPIX 5 dozens of emergency vehicles were racing along Highway 29 toward the veterans home, including at least four ambulances. A California fire official affirmed to The Associated Press that an armed man took three hostages at veterans home and described the incident as an "active shooter situation".
  • Jeremy Corbyn accused of

    Jeremy Corbyn accused of "gaffe" in Scottish conference attack on Donald Trump

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    He told the gathering it would be "wrong" for the United Kingdom to sign up to a single market deal with the European Union that would not be "fully compatible with our radical plans to change Britain's economy". Earlier asked if the leadership was clamping down on democratic debate, Mr Corbyn insisted: "Absolutely not". He began his speech by saying that while the party's critics had said Labour was "dying", the results of the 2017 snap election showed that it was "very much alive and ...
  • Pay raise deal reached; no word on return to schools

    Pay raise deal reached; no word on return to schools

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    Steven Paine. "Our teachers need to see something north of 5 percent, " Thomas said, something to bring salaries close to what they are in surrounding states. "We get a raise and hopefully they'll work on PEIA, but wouldn't have mattered either way", Thomas said. "However it turned out, I was still going to become a teacher".
  • Cop Accused of Beating, Choking Suspected Jaywalker

    Cop Accused of Beating, Choking Suspected Jaywalker

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    The chief said the APD is not investigating the person responsible for the leak. A SBI proclamation again declined to open a different examination, however this time said it was on the grounds that it was helping the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the situation.