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Worldwide 100 killed as Cyclone Idai heads into Zimbabwe…Malawi, Mozambique count costs
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Expected rainfall of 300mls to 350mls is being predicted . Winds of 167 km/h have accompanied the tropical storm IDAI. Nkhokwe said the and strong winds are expected to start from Thursday to Sunday mainly over southern areas of Malawi which are at a risk for locally damaging winds, flooding and significant travel disruptions as the Tropical Cyclone makes its way to Zimbabwe where it is expected to weaken and die on 18th March.

Worldwide Pilots in United States had safety concerns about Boeing 737 Max 8
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This makes the United States the last major country to pull the jet from service following Sunday's crash in Ethiopia. China , Australia , and the United Kingdom were some of the first big names to issue bans, and now that the USA and Canada have followed suit, there are no longer any 737 MAX 8 aircraft in the skies anywhere in the world.

Worldwide Beto O'Rourke's presidential ambitions get reality check from Ellen K.
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Here are three takeaways from O'Rourke's entry into the 2020 race. Although O'Rourke, 46, fell short in his bid to take a Senate seat in Texas, speculation immediately spread wild that he would launch a bid for the highest office. Still, a positive personality-based campaign has its own risks, Bannon said. Trump's morning tweets show he was watching cable news shows Thursday morning, all of which were discussing O'Rourke's candidacy at length.

Worldwide Gambino crime family boss fatally shot at Staten Island home
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More recently, Cali was reputed to be the leader of the Gambino crime family, having assumed the top role in 2015 . Cali was the first NY crime family boss shot since 1985, when Paul Castellano, who owned a mansion on Todt Hill, was executed as he arrived at Sparks Steakhouse in Manhattan.

Worldwide MPs Vote Against A No-Deal Brexit Under
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Two Sussex MPs switched their vote to back Theresa May's revised Brexit deal after opposing her first withdrawal agreement - but it wasn't enough to stop a heavy defeat in the House of Commons. "I think it is still alive, I do", Ms Truss told BBC Radio 4's PM. Corbyn added: "She needs now to show leadership". Talks will resume on Monday morning with the aim of securing changes to the deal before Tuesday's vote.

Worldwide UN Pays Homage to Staffers Who Died in Plane Crash
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Gara-Bokka: The Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 that crashed minutes after take off from the Addis Ababa airport on Sunday, killing all on-board, emitted smoke and was making unusual rattling noise before the tragedy, witnesses were quoted as saying in a report.

Worldwide California governor to impose moratorium on executions
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President Donald Trump , who has suggested expanding the death penalty so drug dealers are subject to it, lamented that California's "stone cold killers" will not be executed under Newsom's order. Arnold Schwarzenegger. Death penalty opponents hope California's suspension of executions will inspire other states to follow suit. The death penalty spat was the latest between Newsom and Trump, who recently clashed over California wasting federal money on a high-speed rail project.

Worldwide GOP Senators ‘Overthinking’ Vote on Our ‘MAJOR NATIONAL EMERGENCY’
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If Trump commits to signing legislation handcuffing future emergency declarations, more GOP senators might vote Thursday against a separate bill blocking his border emergency. GOP Sens. Mike Lee of Utah and Todd Young of IN were also IN discussions with the White House about related legislation that would curb the ability of future presidents to declare national emergencies .

Worldwide Nigeria's Airline to Keep Boeing 737 Deal
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The victims came from more than 30 different nations, and included almost two dozen U.N. staff. The Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday and a Lion Air 737 Max jet that crashed in October, killing 189, both exhibited similar flight patterns before crashing, Mr.

Worldwide Backed forces launch assault on IS group's last Syrian enclave
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But after that human flow slowed to a trickle, the Kurdish-led force late yesterday told remaining IS fighters time was up for any surrenders and they were moving in. Syrian official news agency SANA reported on Monday that more than 50 civilians, including women and children, had been killed as a result of a US-led coalition airstrike on Baghouz.

Worldwide Met Eireann Warn That Storm Gareth Is Coming Our Way
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The warnings will be in place from 12pm tomorrow until early Wednesday morning. More severe gusts are expected to move in this evening, with speeds of 55-65mph expected inland, reaching up to 80mph (130km/h) towards the north-west and north coast.

Worldwide Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for border wall
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The concept, as laid out in Monday's budget proposal , would limit spending on prescription drugs for seniors with Medicare coverage, providing financial certainty to both patients and drug manufacturers while leaving the government to pick up the tab for anything seniors spend on drugs past a certain threshold.

Worldwide Trump Says He Called Apple CEO
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Trump's explanation for why he said " Tim Apple " makes little sense, however, because saying " Tim Cook " would actually save time given that it is a full syllable shorter. "I used to say, "Tim, you gotta start doing it here", and you really have". Tim Cook will eat him for lunch. Donors attending an event at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida on Friday night reportedly described the president's claim as one of his "weirdest lies ever", according to Axios writer Johnathan Swan.

Worldwide Daylight Saving Time adjustments could lead to health risks, studies say
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This annual small jump forward in time may make those longing for some extra daylight happy, but others find it an antiquated practice, and question its place in 21st-century life. States and territories are allowed to individually opt out of observing Daylight Saving Time . Rauscher's House Bill 43 would have the State petition the U.S.

Worldwide Assembly Polls in 4 States with LS Elections, But Not in J&K
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The Commission has directed that the use of public address system or loudspeakers during the entire election period starting from the date of announcement of the election and ending with the date of declaration of results, shall not be permitted at night between 10.00 p.m.

Worldwide Woman Climbed Into Jaguar Pen at Zoo and Mauled, Twitter Team Jaguar
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A woman is now receiving medical treatment after a jaguar attacked her when she crossed over the safety barrier and climbed into the animal enclosure to try to take a selfie with it. The zoo said the victim was attempting to take a photo when the incident occurred. It seems this isn't the first time that a zoo guest has sustained injuries after crossing over the barrier to gain access to the jaguar.

Worldwide Donald Trump says Democrats are 'anti-Israel', 'anti-Jewish'
Author: 0 Donald Trump says Democrats are 'anti-Israel', 'anti-Jewish'

However, prominent Democratic legislators came to Omar's defense, after her most recent comment about pro-Israel activists. "The whole episode from the perspective of the Democrats was an absolute disgrace, and they have become a party that is now enabling and abiding by anti-Semitism, and that is extremely unsafe".

Worldwide State Department Source: Officials Watching North Korea Site 'in Real Time'
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The failed summit was a blow for Moon, who had hoped USA sanctions relief would boost South-North projects including a factory park, tourism zone and railway network. "I inherited a mess with North Korea", Trump added. Trump's envoy to North Korea, Steve Biegun, had lunch Wednesday at the State Department with his counterparts from Japan and South Korea.