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A woman called 911 saying a man had thrown his clothes in her face. Most of the concern is not about police intervening with the student but how they did so - video shows the student being punched after he was detained. He was arrested and charged with indecent exposure, disorderly conduct, assault, resisting arrest, among other charges. The video has caused outrage in some corners with people accusing the police of using brutality against a black man; the police commissioner says he's ...
  • National Weather Service confirms tornadoes

    National Weather Service confirms tornadoes

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    The NWS completed a survey of damage that impacted northwest Campbell County, the City of Lynchburg, and southern Amherst Co, and confirmed a tornado with 20.4 mile long path length, with maximum winds speeds of 130 miles per hour. No serious injuries were reported in SC. NWS official tornado records go back to 1950. But, as the storm moved over them, they did record a 67mph wind gust.
  • Andhra Pradesh to observe bandh over special status today

    Andhra Pradesh to observe bandh over special status today

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    The only party that did not support the bandh call was the TDP. According to ANI report, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation buses will ply only till the Andhra Pradesh state border in view of the bandh. He said Naidu should understand that bandh was a form of a democratic protest and he had no right to oppose it. Rambabu also alleged that the Naidu government has been issuing notices to those supporting the bandh, saying cases would be booked against them.
  • Canada bars diplomats from bringing family to Cuba

    Canada bars diplomats from bringing family to Cuba

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    The embassy will now be designated an unaccompanied post, meaning diplomats will have to live there alone. Canadian officials will also review the 15 roles at the embassy to see whether some staff can be brought home. The mysterious illnesses were originally believed to be caused by covert sonic attacks. Computer scientists at the University of MI said the problems may have been caused by eavesdropping devices and the ultrasonic distortion they produce, which can be harmful.
  • Air strikes reported in Syria

    Air strikes reported in Syria

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    Syrians walk through the destruction in the town of Douma , the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack, near Damascus, Syria , Monday, April 16, 2018. The UN Security Council is due to be briefed on Tuesday, at the request of Russian Federation, on the situation in Syria's northern city of Raqqa, where Islamic State was defeated a year ago by US-backed forces, and the Rubkan camp for displaced Syrians near the country's border with Jordan and Iraq.
  • Twitter is down for users globally

    Twitter is down for users globally

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    Several people on Twitter on Tuesday reported issues that made it nearly impossible to load profile or even refresh the timeline. According to downdetector .com, there were outages on the popular social media site reported in the United States, Europe and Japan Tuesday morning.
  • Boy finds treasure linked to Viking king 'Harald Bluetooth' on Baltic island

    Boy finds treasure linked to Viking king 'Harald Bluetooth' on Baltic island

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    They had been using metal detectors to hunt for treasure. But upon closer inspection, they realized that it was a shimmering piece of silver, German media reported. Towards the end of his life, Bluetooth's son Sweyn Forkbeard rebelled against his father and took the throne, while Bluetooth fled to Pomerania - northeast Germany on the Baltic sea - where he died a year or so later.
  • Owaisi's AIMIM lends support to JD(S) in Karnataka assembly elections

    Owaisi's AIMIM lends support to JD(S) in Karnataka assembly elections

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    Meanwhile, JD (S) State president H.D. Kumaraswamy told reporters in Mysuru that Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao may have spoken to Mr. Owaisi. Initially Owaisi was keen that MIM should contest the elections in Karnataka, specially in Hyderabad-Karnataka region which has significant Muslim population and the party has a base there.
  • Body of last missing Indian family member found in California river

    Body of last missing Indian family member found in California river

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    Last week, the rescue team had found the body of a woman, later identified to be that of Soumya (Sandeep's wife), along with remains of the vehicle and some belongings of the Thottapilly family . The search and rescue teams in the United States recovered the bodies of two more members of the Indian American family that had gone missing while travelling from OR to California about 10 days ago.
  • Trade war fears ripple through China's

    Trade war fears ripple through China's "workshop of the world"

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    If you are exporting to China , these are good times indeed. Jacky Patel, the president of OM Lighting, an exporter of Chinese lighting products to several USA states including Florida, said the tariffs would be passed onto U.S. China announced a $3 billion list of USA goods for possible retaliation in a tariff dispute with President Donald Trump and girded Friday for a bigger battle over technology policy as financial markets sank on fears of global disruption.
  • Immigration officials release Australian missionary nun Patricia Fox

    Immigration officials release Australian missionary nun Patricia Fox

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    In a statement Tuesday afternoon, the BI said Commissioner Jaime Morente approved Fox's release "after it was established that the Australian nun holds a valid missionary visa and, thus she is a properly documented alien". In a statement, the seven-man Makabayan bloc laments that the nun's arrest was part of the Duterte adminitration's crackdown against critics, the opposition and even human rights advocates.
  • Series picks up North India theatrical rights for Prabhas starrer 'Saaho'

    Series picks up North India theatrical rights for Prabhas starrer 'Saaho'

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    Other day, producer Bhushan Kumar of this film production and music distribution company met Prabhas and finalised the deal. UV Creations has struck a deal with T-Series for Saaho's Hindi version. "It is an exciting collaboration and we are looking forward to present the film to our Hindi audience", as according to TOI . With various talented crew members like Director of Photography Madhie, editor Sreekar Prasad and production designer Sabu Cyril on board, Saaho is among the most ...
  • Calcutta High Court sends Panchayat poll case back to single bench

    Calcutta High Court sends Panchayat poll case back to single bench

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    However, the division bench of Justice Biswanath Samaddar and Justice Arindam Mukherjee on Monday evening disposed off the appeal filed by the ruling Trinamool Congress and the State Election Commission, stating it did not want to interfere with the case at this stage as it was already pending before the single bench.
  • Russian Federation behind global cyber attack: USA and UK

    Russian Federation behind global cyber attack: USA and UK

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    The principal targets of the global campaign were internet service providers, firms running critical infrastructure, government departments and large companies, the alert stated. In August it issued a warning saying that switches with Cisco Smart Install accessible from the internet, and routers or switches with simple network management protocol enabled and exposed to the internet, were vulnerable.
  • Trump warns Russia, Iran about Syria connections

    Trump warns Russia, Iran about Syria connections

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    Four countries abstained - Ethiopia, Kazakhstan, Equatorial Guinea and Peru. "The last time the United States launched a missile attack against the Shayrat airfields (in April 2017), it really did not put a dent into Syria's chemical weapons arsenal or air forces", Piazza said .
  • April Or February? Snow Showers Will Fly Through Tuesday

    April Or February? Snow Showers Will Fly Through Tuesday

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    Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half-inch possible. Winter is up for another round today in Cleveland, with temperatures chilling in the 30s and 40s, and snow likely this morning. Get the latest breaking headlines sent straight to your inbox. Since 10 p.m. Friday , Wisconsin Public Service crews have restored power to about 24,000 customers in northeastern and north central Wisconsin, said Matt Cullen, senior communications specialist.