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TCM Classic Film Fest dedicated to late host Robert Osborne.

Turner Classic Movies will continue memorializing Robert Osborne at the TCM Classic Film Festival in Los Angeles next month.

- FOX News - US

A posture technique called the 'Kindly Brontosaurus' can get you whatever you want.

Natalie Matthews-Ramo/Slate In her helpful Slate piece on how to avoid and mitigate flight delays, Amy Webb stresses that the savvy air traveler must invest energy in grooming the airport staff. Stand next to the gate agent, even if they ask you to sit down,' she writes. Be polite but firm. … Ultimately, they just want ...

- Business Insider - US

Analysis: The outsider dealmaker faltering in White House.

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump campaigned as an outsider — celebrating his lack of political experience by selling himself as a dealmaker willing...

- Townhall.com - US

Thousands of anti-Brexit protestors march in London.

, Mar. 25 : Thousands of Brexit protestors gathered for Saturday's Unite for Europe protest, which began at London's exclusive Park Lane next to Hyde Park before marching to parliament.The rally went ahead amid tight security following Wednesday's deadly terror attack on Westminster, reports the Guardian.The rally comes ...

- Sify - IN

Popular with Trump, will Jackson stay on the $20 bill?.

President Donald Trump's enthusiasm for his 19th century predecessor Andrew Jackson is stoking fears he may cancel plans to replace that controversial president on the $20 bill with abolitionist Harriet Tubman.

- Zee News - IN

Brother seeks retrial for China ex-police chief facing death.

BEIJING — At first blush, the plight of former Chinese police official Zhao Liping might not win much sympathy.When a court sentenced Zhao,...

- Townhall.com - US

No gunshots fired in burglary of store at Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas police now say there weren't shots fired during a burglary at a high-end retail store inside the Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Authorities initially said Saturday that at least three people entered the store and one of them fired gunshots. But Vegas police and MGM Resorts International later...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Trump taps son-in-law to head bureaucracy overhaul: report.

The White House Office of Innovation is to be unveiled Monday with sweeping authority to overhaul the bureaucracy The post Trump taps son-in-law to head bureaucracy overhaul: report appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Nearly 1 out of every 3 days he has been president, Trump has visited a Trump property.

He has made 13 visits to his own golf courses since becoming president, likely playing golf on at least 12 of those occasions.

- Washington Post - US

Bulgarians vote in snap election.

Bulgarians began voting in a snap general election with the centre-right GERB party challenged for power by Socialists who say they will improve ties with Russia even if it means upsetting the country's EU partners.

- RTE - IE

Ohio nightclub shooting leaves one dead, 14 wounded, police say.

- Fifteen people were shot, one fatally, at a packed nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early on Sunday, and police said they believed at least two shooters may have been involved.

- Reuters - US

PM invites Uddhav Thackeray on dinner to discuss Presidential poll strategy

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has been invited to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dinner party being hosted next week for the NDA allies to firm up the strategy for the upcoming presidential polls.

- Zee News - IN

Russians Take To The Streets In Nationwide Anti-Government Protests

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is among hundreds who were arrested in Moscow and other cities on Sunday, as tens of thousands took to the streets to protest against government corruption.

- NPR - US

Russian police detain opposition leader, hundreds of protesters

Police detain hundreds of protesters across Russia, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, after thousands take to the streets to demonstrate against corruption and demand the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

- ABC News - AU

Afghanistan no longer threatened by enemies blocking trade routes

Afghanistan no longer threatened by enemies blocking trade routes...


1 dead on Vegas Strip shooting, gunman barricaded on bus

A gunman barricaded himself inside a bus Saturday along the Las Vegas Strip, prompting a partial closure of the busy...

- Deseret News - US

GOP struggles to govern despite a monopoly in Washington

Republicans hardly seem to be on the same team.

- ABC News - US

Vettel takes the chequered flag at Australian Grand Prix

Four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari today to dash Mercedes' hopes of extending their dominance into a fourth successive season of Formula One. German Vettel cruised to his 43rd race victory with a 9.9 second gap to Mercedes' runner-up Lewis Hamilton, with the Briton's new ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Non merci: French voters reject corruption in politics

PARIS — French voters just won't tolerate corruption in politics anymore — that appears to be the message from the swift downfall of the...

- Townhall.com - US

Sirocco De Line wins Bronze final

Eleven-year-old Sirocco De Line won the Assikura Championship final for Bronze Class trotters on a short distance of 2,140m, yesterday. The final was part of the tenth meeting of the season, made up of ten races, all for trotters, which also included a Premier Class race that was won by favourite Overtaker By Sib. Eleven ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Ebola vaccine created to protect chimps

Scientists said they have developed a vaccine to shield endangered chimpanzees and gorillas against Ebola, which has wiped out tens of thousands of the wild apes in three decades. The vaccine is given orally, the developers said, which means it could be disguised in food and left out for the animals to eat , easier The post ...

- The Japan Times - JP

1 person dead, suspect surrenders after shooting shuts down Las Vegas Strip

One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip that lead to a barricade situation.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Families' despair as hospitals face severe shortages for acute mental health treatment

Hospital beds for people suffering from extreme mental distress are stretched to breaking point, with demand for places double that of availability.

- Stuff - NZ

Suspect surrenders after Las Vegas shooting that left 1 dead

A hospital spokeswoman says one person has died in a shooting along the Las Vegas Strip.

- FOX News - US

Israel has most vegans per capita and the trend is growing

Plant-based products boom is accompanied by Vegan Congress, vegan tourism initiatives, vegan food-tech and upcoming mega animal-rights march.

- Israel21c - IL

CCM denies it's restricting intra-party democracy

The ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi has refuted reports indicating that it has amended its constitution to get rid of intra-party nomination to pick the party's presidential candidate until an incumbent's two terms have expired.

- TheCitizen - TZ

Salesforce looks for a future beyond its walls with rising VC investments and acquisitions

When it comes to investments and acquisitions, Salesforce has made headlines lately for deals that didn't happen. The company's rebuffed $26 billion bid for LinkedIn last year and a run at Twitter that never got off the ground would have ranked by far as Salesforce's largest deals. But those non-deals overshadowed the ...

- VentureBeat - US

South Sudan leaders blamed for orchestrating deliberate famine

With more than 1 million people on the brink of starvation, UN officials and a leaked report say the government is blocking relief efforts

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Beijing's pick Lam chosen as Hong Kong leader

HONG KONG - A Hong Kong committee has chosen the government's former No. 2 official Carrie Lam to be the semiautonomous Chinese city's next leader.

- BangkokPost - TH

Powerful winds, large hail hit Southern Plains

Large hail and strong winds hit parts of Texas and Oklahoma as a storm system rolled through the Southern Plains

- ABC News - US

Associated Press: Corruption protests held across Russia; arrests reported

MOSCOW — Russian protesters denouncing government corruption have gathered in cities across Russia and arrests have been reported. The Sunday protests appear to be one of the largest coordinated outpouring of dissatisfaction since the massive 2011-12 demonstrations following a fraud-tainted parliamentary election. The ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

US-backed SDF storms N. Syrian air base from ISIS

March 26, 2017, 10:35 PM Fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance, on Sunday entered the military airport of Tabqa held by the Islamic State militant group in northern Syria, a spokesman said. The alliance is tightening its grip on the vicinity around the ISIS de facto capital in Syria ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

EPA chief says Trump plans executive order undoing Obama Clean Power Plan

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said the president will sign an executive order this week undoing Obama plan to curb global warming


The badass bomber jackets of WWII airmen

The Type A-2 leather flight jacket , commonly called the “bomber jacket” , was standardized in 1931 as the jacket issued to U.S. Army Air Forces officers upon completion of basic flight training.The distinctive jacket represented an airman's elite status, and was worn and decorated with pride.Airmen emblazoned ...

- Mashable! - US

Cong petitions ECI against Yeddyurappa

The state Congress has petitioned the Election Commission of India against State BJP B S Yeddyurappa accusing him of indulging in "corrupt practice" while campaigning for Gundlupet bypolls.In the petition, Congress leaders HMRevanna and VSUgrappa have stated that Yeddyurappa has violated the model code of conduct by asking ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

There's A Debate About Whether People Earning $180,000 A Year Are "Rich"

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- BuzzFeed - US

Iran imposes sanctions on 15 US companies

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 American companies over their alleged support for Israel, terrorism and repression in the region.

- FOX News - US

The strange journey of a Chinese Internet addict — from cybercafes to pole dancing

After spending three days and three nights at an Internet cafe, Hou Xing reluctantly parted with his keyboard, stepped out into the blistering sun and collapsed. His parents found him there a few hours later, barely conscious. At 14, Hou was thin as a rail, with a back curved from hours spent...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Police investigating several stabbings across New Orleans

The first occurred around 3:30 p.m. Friday at the corner of Canal Street and St. Charles Avenue. Police arrested Joseph Flanagan, 62, after several witnesses told police he stabbed a 49-year-old woman during a fight.

- Times-Picayune - US

Pakistan starts building fence along Afghan border

Pakistan says it has started building a fence along the Afghan border in areas where it says militants have launched cross-border attacks on security posts in recent weeks.

- FOX News - US

Iraqi military says 61 bodies pulled from collapsed Mosul site

BAGHDAD - Iraqi's military said on Sunday 61 bodies had been recovered from a collapsed building that was boobytrapped by Islamic...

- Townhall.com - US

Warsaw residents burn effigy of Jewish women

WARSAW, Poland , A group of Warsaw residents celebrated the first day of spring by burning the effigy of a Jewish woman. A video from last week's incident was removed from YouTube. A Polish prosecutor reportedly will investigate the incident, the Wporst news website reported. The recording featured a group called ...

- JTA - US

One Direction singer Liam Payne and girlfriend Cheryl Cole welcome son

The singer declares his son's birth "my favorite memory so far."


Bangladesh bomb blasts kill three, scores injured

DHAKA - At least three people, including a policeman, were killed and scores wounded in two separate bomb blasts on Saturday near a militant hideout that was raided by commandos in northeastern Bangladesh, police said.

- Reuters - US

One killed, at least 14 wounded in Ohio nightclub shooting: police

One person was killed and at least 14 people were wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early on Sunday, police said. The shooting took place at Cameo Night Club, the Cincinnati Police Department said on Twitter. A spokeswoman for the department would not confirm the shooting or ...

- The Raw Story - US

One in three first time buyers rely on Bank of Mum and Dad

Over a third of first-time buyers now rely on gifts or loans from parents in order to get on the property ladder, research by the Social Mobility Commission has found. A further one in 10 benefit from inherited wealth. The proportion of those turning to the so-called "bank of Mum and Dad" is now at an historic high of 34.1 ...

- City AM - UK

Poland beats Montenegro. Extends group lead

Polish national football team, defeated Montenegro 2:1 in the World Cup qualifier. Thanks to the result, Polish team extended its lead in the Group E to six points, midway through the campaign.

- Warsaw Business Journal - PL

German police was warned about Berlin Christmas market terror attack

Anis Amri killed 12 people and injured another 49 in his attack on 19 December 2016.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Tension and Lines of People During the Election Day in Bursa

Scandals and tension marked the beginning of the election day in Turkey. In front of the consulate in Bursa there is lines of people from the early  morning and the process of voting is going very slowly – for about an hour had voted 15 people.Central Election Commission creates the tension due to its decision that ...

- Novinite - BG

FIFA lauds Navi Mumbai venue, says this should be benchmark

A FIFA delegation today expressed happiness at the preparedness of the facilities at Navi Mumbai for the Under-17 Football World Cup, saying the D Y Patil stadium here should be treated as benchmark for other venues in the country.The delegation led by FIFA Head of Events Jamie Yarza today inspected the D Y Patil Stadium ...

- Deccan Herald - IN