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The Handmaid's Tale season 2 trailer just dropped and it's chilling

The Handmaid's Tale season 2 trailer just dropped and it's chilling After a few short teasers and first-look images, Hulu on Wednesday unspooled the first full-length trailer for the Emmy-winning drama's highly anticipated second season. In this terrifying society, Offred must navigate between Commanders, their cruel Wives, domestic Marthas, and her fellow Handmaids - where anyone could be a spy for Gilead - all with one goal: to survive and find the daughter ... [Full Article...]

Thousands march for their lives on Walkway

Thousands march for their lives on Walkway The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on August 28, 1963, drew about 250,000 people to D.C. where Martin Luther King Jr . delivered his famous "I have a dream" speech. "What we're hoping to accomplish is to begin local activism, to get all these people to come together to put pressure on our elected officials to make change", he said. [Full Article...]

NAACP Sues Trump Over Plans to Include Citizenship in 2020 Census

NAACP Sues Trump Over Plans to Include Citizenship in 2020 Census According to the U.S. Department of Commerce: "Having citizenship data at the census block level will permit more effective enforcement of the VRA, and Secretary Ross determined that obtaining complete and accurate information to meet this legitimate government objective outweighed the limited potential adverse impacts". [Full Article...]

Nobel laureate Malala arrives in Pakistan amid tight security

Nobel laureate Malala arrives in Pakistan amid tight security Malala Yousufzai will participate in Meet the Malala programme to be arranged at the Prime Minister House in Islamabad today (Thursday). Almost six years after being shot in the face and neck by the Taliban for advocating for the rights of girls, 20-year-old Malala Yousafzai returned Thursday to Pakistan, CNN affiliate GEO reported. [Full Article...]

Trump expressed hope to see Rob Porter return to White House

Trump expressed hope to see Rob Porter return to White House Krishnamoorthi, an Illinois Democrat, had asked Apol on March 1 about a New York Times report in February that Kushner Cos. accepted $184m in loans from Apollo Global Management and $325m from Citigroup previous year over a span of several months after Kushner met with officials from the two firms. [Full Article...]

Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37: Russian agencies

Shopping mall blaze in Siberia kills 37: Russian agencies Health authorities say that for identifying all corpses they will have to do DNA tests, while six of all the dead are still among the rubble of the four-story building that has been already checked. "We didn't believe in the evacuation at first". People just started running towards the exit. "We should help people, support them as we feel common grief, I deeply pass through it". [Full Article...]

South Korea to host talks ahead of inter-Korean summit

South Korea to host talks ahead of inter-Korean summit Peace House is a three-storey building built in 1989 that has already hosted several high-level inter-Korean meetings, including one in January to discuss North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympic Games, held in South Korea's PyeongChang county. [Full Article...]

Mamata Banerjee meets Sonia Gandhi, says Congress should help regional parties

Mamata Banerjee meets Sonia Gandhi, says Congress should help regional parties Her visit to Delhi is part to unite opposition to stand against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government. "Each State should be contested by the political party that is strong there and others should extend support", she told reporters after the meeting. [Full Article...]

Ontario Liberals pledge free child care for preschoolers starting in 2020

Ontario Liberals pledge free child care for preschoolers starting in 2020 The Seniors' Health Home Program will provide a benefit of up to $750 annually for eligible households led by seniors 75 and over to help them live independently and offset the cost of maintaining their home. The budget noted that some countries have tax incentives connected to intellectual property, which the government said they are reviewing to "develop an incentive that works best for Ontari... [Full Article...]

US President reauthorizes GSP for Sri Lanka and others

US President reauthorizes GSP for Sri Lanka and others One immigrant advocacy group called Trump's move "harsh, cruel, and disgusting". Starting in 1999, Liberians were transferred into a separate program called Deferred Enforced Departure , a classification that allowed them to live and work in the USA without fear of deportation. [Full Article...]

UK Jewish groups accuse Labour of tolerating anti-Semitism

UK Jewish groups accuse Labour of tolerating anti-Semitism In an open letter, they said that "again and again, Jeremy Corbyn has sided with anti-Semites rather than Jews". All this follows in the wake of polling which shows that British Jews have been abandoning the Labour Party since the election of Mr. [Full Article...]

One dead in San Francisco hit-and-run

One dead in San Francisco hit-and-run Police say the incident started shortly before 10:30am Wednesday when the driver got into a physical altercation with a group of people. One person remains in critical condition, two victims are in serious condition, and one person is in fair condition, the hospital said. [Full Article...]

Parole Board chief forced out after Worboys case fiasco

Parole Board chief forced out after Worboys case fiasco Worboys, who now goes by the name John Radford, watched via a video link from prison as Sir Brian Leveson, Mr Justice Jay and Mr Justice Garnham said the board should have "undertaken further inquiry into the circumstances of his offending". [Full Article...]

Trump 'strongly' denies Stormy Daniels affair

Trump 'strongly' denies Stormy Daniels affair Daniels, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, has saturated the news in recent days, after Anderson Cooper interviewed her over her alleged affair with Trump on CBS' " 60 Minutes ". "Shameful Trump is still president", a Twitter user wrote. "I recently became aware that certain news outlets are alleging that I had a sexual and/or romantic affair with Donald Trump many , many, many year... [Full Article...]

US Army vet who served 2 tours in Afghanistan deported to Mexico

US Army vet who served 2 tours in Afghanistan deported to Mexico The deportation follows an earlier decision by USA authorities to deny Miguel Perez's citizenship application because of a felony drug conviction, despite his service and the PTSD he says it caused. 39, was escorted across the border to Mexico and handed over to local authorities Friday, Immigration and Customs Enforcement said. "ICE specifically identifies service in the US military as a posi... [Full Article...]

Naidu hails contribution of retiring members

Naidu hails contribution of retiring members It was Prime Minister Modi who noted that it would be sad that these members would not be there in the Parliament when the longstanding decision on the crucial issue of triple talaq would be taken. The Prime Minister said that the Upper House, with senior Members, has a unique significance. Only two bills have been passed in the Budget Session of Parliament while 18 days have been washed out, as... [Full Article...]

Poland, US sign deal on Patriot missiles

Poland, US sign deal on Patriot missiles Wednesday's deal is for the delivery in 2022 of two Patriot system batteries manufactured by Raytheon, each coming with two fire units consisting of one sector AN/MPQ-65 radar and four M903 launchers. Payments are spread over five years, while initial operational capability of the system is expected by early 2024. Raytheon's Kremer said the current threat environment had increased demand for mis... [Full Article...]

'Roseanne' Puts Up Huge Numbers in ABC Return

'Roseanne' Puts Up Huge Numbers in ABC Return Born in 1995, two years before the show ended its first run, Jerry would now be 23, but it's doubtful we'll see him in the revival. So after time-shifting gets factored in, the final number of Roseanne premiere watchers is going to be well over 20 million at a time when very little cracks 20 million viewers. [Full Article...]

Another crucial Supreme Court test of gerrymandering

Another crucial Supreme Court test of gerrymandering He said even a decision striking down the Maryland map, which he said seems to be an extreme gerrymander, would not necessarily apply to other cases and would leave unaddressed what he called a serious, national problem. But for the first time, it could set limits on the practice, named after 19th century Republican Elbridge Gerry, who redrew state senate election district boundaries in MA. [Full Article...]

David Shulkin, Veterans Affairs secretary, out, Trump announces by tweet

David Shulkin, Veterans Affairs secretary, out, Trump announces by tweet In the meantime, he said Robert Wilkie, an undersecretary at the Pentagon, will take over the agency as acting secretary. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is being replaced, President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday, ending weeks of speculation and uncertainty about his fate. [Full Article...]


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