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New Zealand’s prime minister wins worldwide praise for her response to the mosque shootings

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — For the first 16 months of her tenure, Jacinda Ardern was feted around an increasingly populist world for being young, female and progressive. The 37-year-old New Zealand prime minister, together with Justin Trudeau of Canada and France’s Emmanuel Macron, were celebrated

WASHINGTON POST

Utrecht mayor: 3 people have died, 9 wounded in the shooting attack on a tram in the central Dutch city

UTRECHT, Netherlands — Utrecht mayor: 3 people have died, 9 wounded in the shooting attack on a tram in the central Dutch city. Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

WASHINGTON POST

Utrecht mayor: Possible terror motive in deadly Netherlands shooting

Dutch police are searching for a suspect they say opened fire on a tram Monday morning in the city of Utrecht. At least three people are dead and several injured according to Utrecht's mayor. Euronews correspondent Bryan Carter reports.

MSNBC

Gunman kills three in Dutch tram, police hunt for Turkish man

UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) - A gunman shot dead three people and wounded nine on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday and police said they were hunting for a 37-year-old Turkish man after an apparent terrorist attack.

REUTERS

As the New Zealand mosque attacks unfolded, the youngest victim — a 3-year-old boy — ran toward the gunman

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — Mucad Ibrahim was wearing little white socks, the type with grips on the bottom so that ­toddlers don’t slip, when he was carried out of the Al Noor mosque in this city.

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Politics News

Graham's embrace of Trump puts re-election ahead of principle

Washington (CNN) — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is stuck once again between a President whose support he needs to win re-election and his lifelong friendship with the late Arizona Sen. John McCain, who encouraged all to put country first.

CNN - 2019-03-18 15:37:00

MSNBC's Scarborough hits O'Rourke on his message: 'It's all goop'

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough mocked 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke for not having a clear message for his campaign, calling it "goop." The commentary from the former GOP congressman comes after O'Rourke, who ran a tough but unsuccessful race against Sen. Ted Cruz (R) in deep-red

THE HILL - 2019-03-18 15:37:00

Timeline: The United Kingdom's tortuous journey in and out of the EU

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom voted in 2016 to leave the European Union but it is still uncertain when or if that will happen. Below is a timeline of its tortuous journey in and out of the European project:

REUTERS UK - 2019-03-18 15:34:26

German FinMin welcomes Macron efforts to stimulate EU debate

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz on Monday welcomed French President Emmanuel Macron’s efforts to stimulate debate about the future of the European project with an open letter published earlier this month.

REUTERS - 2019-03-18 13:01:39

O'Rourke reports massive $6.1M fundraising haul in first 24 hours of campaign

Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke raised $6.1 million in the first 24 hours after launching his presidential campaign, crushing the first day hauls of many of his Democratic competitors and surpassing even the massive 24-hour total brought in by Sen. Bernie Sanders.

POLITICO - 2019-03-18 12:33:00
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Business News

Dayton ‎business‏ heavily damaged by fire

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) -- A Dayton business was heavily damaged by fire late Sunday. The fire started at Triple-A Mat Company on Linden Avenue around 7:30 p.m. Sunday. When crews arrived, they found smoke billowing from the building.

WDTN - 2019-03-18 10:05:00

‎Business‏ FYI

Mid-Con Energy Partners expands footprint in state. Mid-Con Energy Partners closed approximately $23 million in acquisitions, including several properties in the new core area of Wyoming, and expanded its footprint in Oklahoma.

TULSA WORLD - 2019-03-17 05:00:00

Local auto ‎business‏ celebrates anniversary

RIDGWAY, PA — It is an exciting time when a family-owned business is able to celebrate its first anniversary, and Xtreme Automotive Specialists, Inc., located at 7248 Ridgway St. Marys Road in Ridgway, reached that milestone earlier this month.

RIDGWAYRECORD.COM - 2019-03-17 04:00:00

The ‎business‏ of higher education

- It was all over the news this past week. Wealthy people were arrested for using bribes in order to get their children into major universities. What made it even more interesting was the fact that a couple of the people arrested were wealthy Hollywood TV actresses.

SAMPSON INDEPENDENT

EDITORIAL : Government 's ‎business‏ is your ‎business‏

Each year, the American Society of Newspaper Editors and the Reporters Committee mark Sunshine Week, celebrating and examining access to public information and what it means to the communities newspapers serve.

KINSTON FREE PRESS
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Technology News

Former Valve designer, writer dishes on his new “co-op” game studio

SAN FRANCISCO—In 2017, game designer and writer Chet Faliszek left Valve Software. The departure was notable in part because Faliszek was perhaps second only to company co-founder Gabe Newell in terms of public exposure, but also because Faliszek's work represented a seemingly long-gone era at the g

ARS TECHNICA - 2019-03-18 15:28:00

Skullcandy on-ear headphones on sale: Save $50 on Amazon

In-ear headphones can be great — especially the coveted AirPods — but the one thing they can’t provide you with is long-lasting comfort. After hours of use, those earbuds can start to hurt, and you’re forced to take them out even though you're only halfway through that podcast episode. Stop punishin

MASHABLE - 2019-03-18 15:23:38

Lyft Prices IPO in Bid to Raise Up to $2.1 Billion

Ride hailing service Lyft is one step closer to going public. In a filing on Monday, Lyft said that it will price its shares between $62 and $68. At the top of the range, the company could raise $2.1 billion, paving the way for the company to grow its business with the new cash infusion. According t

FORTUNE - 2019-03-18 13:10:25

Apple finally updates the iPad Mini and iPad Air after 3.5 years

With little fanfare, Apple today announced major (and, dare I say, long overdue) updates to the iPad Mini and the iPad Air. The iPad Air is perhaps the most surprising of the lot. Apple officially discontinued the model in 2017, in favor of the 2017 iPad. However, the revived iPad Air is an entirely

THE NEXT WEB - 2019-03-18 13:03:22

Apple Has Wrapped Filming on Five Original TV Shows Ahead of Streaming Service Launch

In one week, Apple will host a media event in California focused mainly on details about its upcoming TV streaming service. This week, The New York Times published a report about the state of a few shows on the service, hinting at which ones might be available at launch, the issues some partners hav

MACRUMORS FORUMS - 2019-03-18 11:26:00
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Entertainment News

MHS Pageant features ‎entertainment‏ by Pirates

COOS BAY — Marshfield High School seniors' MHS Charity Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Marshfield in the auditorium. Watch 18 young men and women showcase their various talents and engage the audience. This is the final fundraiser event of the year for the MHS Charity Program.

WORLD LINK - 2019-03-18 13:00:00

Photos : First HerdCon celebrates pop culture , ‎entertainment‏

The inaugural HerdCon pop culture and entertainment convention takes place on Saturday, March 16, 2019, inside the Memorial Student Center in Huntington. Welcome to the discussion.

HERALD-DISPATCH - 2019-03-16 18:16:00

Showcase : Local ‎entertainment‏

Art exhibit featuring work by St. Joseph County high school students, Carnegie Center for the Arts, Three Rivers. Hazeltree, 2 p.m., Riviera Theatre, Three Rivers; free admission.

STURGIS JOURNAL

Epicenter adds after-hours ‎entertainment‏

ROCKINGHAM — Danny Wimmer Presents has announced new after-hours programming for the Epicenter Festival. The Rockingham Village Stage will host most of the after-hours entertainment throughout the weekend, including an exclusive pre-show party for festival campers on Thursday, May 9, featuring AC/DC

RICHMOND COUNTY DAILY JOURNAL

-LRB- Newsh -RRB- , opinion and ‎entertainment‏

I’m so excited to have been invited back to the WMI as a columnist! I wish though, that I’d thought to use knee-pads rather than wearing holes in my jeans while groveling. Even so, a small price to pay!

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Sports News

Growing sport

Weather aside, participants of the NAIA Women's Wrestling Invitational Saturday at the University of Jamestown said the first National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics event has lifted the trajectory of the emerging sport.

JAMESTOWN SUN - 2019-03-18 12:10:22

UK viewers want more women 's sport

52 per cent think the BBC should be doing more to encourage women in sport. UK viewers want more women’s sport on TV, a survey by Netfluential has found. According to the findings, 52 per cent of viewers think the BBC should be doing more to encourage women to participate in sport; 50 per cent said

TVBEUROPE.COM - 2019-03-18 10:23:30

Sport & Travel Show time

VIRGINIA — Have you been waiting for winter’s grip to ease up before planning your spring and summer projects?. It looks like that time is now as temperatures have begun to climb, sunshine has made a more regular appearances and the first official day of spring is Wednesday.

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2019-03-17 00:59:00

Mazda CX-3 2.0 Sport

IT'S a compelling blend - crossover cool in a compact package. And it's also something Mazda has expertly put together in the shape of its supermini-based CX-3. The car-buying public can't get enough of small crossovers these days, and it's easy to understand why - they look that bit tougher than ha

EUREKAR.CO.UK - 2019-03-16 23:13:04

Mnangagwa demands more money in sport

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called on both his government and the private sector to inject more resources to support sport. Mnangagwa was addressing youths at a symposium where he called upon Sports minister Kirsty Coventry to demand more funding from Finance minister Mthuli Ncube.

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Health News

Muddy , frozen ground affecting cattle performance , ‎health‏

Muddy and frozen pastures and feedlots have taken a toll on many Illinois cattle producers this year. Jeff Beasley is one of them. “I would say it’s the worst we’ve seen in a long time,” said Beasley, who raises and feeds cattle near Creal Springs, Illinois, in Williamson County. “My dad is 78, and

AGUPDATE.COM - 2019-03-18 12:00:00

3 things for better ‎health‏ - March 18

Need to be motivated to start the week off on a healthy note? Just try one or more of three things to start the week off on the right path. 1. Don't overlook this - it is important to stretch. "It's true—regular stretching can help strengthen your muscles and tendons. It also can make them more flex

PINE AND LAKES NEWS - 2019-03-18 06:30:58

Shahbaz warns government over Nawaz ‎health‏

Islamabad: Opposition leader in the National Assembly and president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Shahbaz Sharif, has warned the ruling-Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leadership, particularly Prime Minister Imran of severe consequences in case his elder brother and three-time former P

GULF NEWS - 2019-03-16 17:10:44

A vision for your ‎health‏

This April will be the five-year anniversary of Anytime Fitness of Sleepy Eye, the vision of owner Colleen Braun. Having worked as an LPN in the nursing home, Braun could tell the difference between new residents who’d been physically active compared to those who were not. She had a vision of helpin

SLEEPY EYE HERALD DISPATCH

County hears results of mental ‎health‏ assessment

Forsyth County officials previously approved having a state group look at the mental health offerings in the state, particularly as a means to divert those who need help from the criminal justice system. Last week, they heard the results of that study.

FORSYTH COUNTY NEWS
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