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The fund is not sponsored by any teacher union, but is associated with RiseUp WV, a grassroots citizens organization based in Charleston, West Virginia. Governor Justice's original proposal was to raise pay by five percent. A legislative conference committee appointed to resolve differences between the state Senate and House is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m.
  • LeT militant killed in LoC firing

    LeT militant killed in LoC firing

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    The Indian Army is also retaliating effectively and strongly. The shelling began at 7:30am with the Indian regime firing mortar shells on civilians in Jandrot and Chirikot sector. "It is a worrisome situation as interior areas are being targeted". Earlier in the day, two Indian Army soldiers were injured in firing and shelling by Pakistani troops along the LoC, an official said , adding the injured soldiers were hospitalised.
  • Guests, Dignitaries Gather For Billy Graham's Funeral

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    However, he and Laura did travel to Charlotte on Monday to pay their respects to Graham while he was lying in repose at the Billy Graham Library . That has been the greatest thing with me. Trump said his father, Fred, "said to me, 'Come on, son". He was faithful in doing just that for over 65 years, teaching us about Heaven, and reminding us in each message that: God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life ...
  • French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS tweets

    French far-right leader Marine Le Pen charged over IS tweets

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    It's the latest blow to Le Pen, whose party is in crisis after she lost her presidential bid a year ago. Le Pen, who disputed the presidential election last year, but lost to President Emmanuel Macron, faces a maximum three-year jail term and a United States dollars 90,000 fine, if convicted, France 24 Television said .
  • Jonathan Martin-Instagram Post

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    In the photo, some of the handles belong to Mike Pouncey (Dolphins current center), Richie Incognito (former Dolphins and current Buffalo Bills guard), along with a direct tag of Harvard-Westlake. Daily News the post that prompted the school closure said something like, "When you're a victim of bullying, an option is revenge". ABC News has reported that Martin has been taken into custody over the threat, although it's unknown what specific charges he might be facing.
  • Bruce McArthur now charged with murders of six men: Toronto police

    Bruce McArthur now charged with murders of six men: Toronto police

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    Three of the six sets of remains have now been identified using fingerprint analysis and dental records, Idsinga said, adding other confirmed victims are 49-year-old Andrew Kinsman and 50-year-old Soroush Mahmudi. Navaratnam, 40, went missing in the Church and Wellesley area after leaving Zipperz, a bar in the gay village in 2010. His remains were among those found earlier this month by police on a property linked to Mr McArthur.
  • President Trump calls active shooter drills 'a very negative thing'

    President Trump calls active shooter drills 'a very negative thing'

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    At the Wednesday meeting, billed as a "listening session", Trump also promised "very strong" background checks on gun owners. But in the aftermath of yet another mass school shooting , there are deep divisions, from President Donald Trump to educators, parents and school security officers, about whether teachers should be armed.
  • Saudi to invest $64bn in the entertainment sector

    Saudi to invest $64bn in the entertainment sector

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    Al Khatib also said the kingdom plans to invest $64 billion in entertainment in the next 10 years, explaining that the funds will be provided by both the government and private sector. In January, Saudi women were allowed for the first time ever to enter a football stadium to watch a game and the kingdom is also opening several sectors of the workplace to women.
  • School security guard thwarts California student's shooting plot

    School security guard thwarts California student's shooting plot

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    A plot by a "disgruntled" student who was planning a mass shooting at a Southern California high school was thwarted after a security guard overheard a conversation, authorities said Tuesday. McDonnell says the teen faces a charge of making criminal threats and the brother is accused of possession of an assault weapon and other violations.
  • Foster not serving all of Northern Ireland's interests

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    DUP MPs warned that essential services in Northern Ireland would suffer if Ms Bradley continued to resist calls to restore direct rule. "In accordance with the Belfast Agreement, this is a devolved matter which should be addressed in the NI Assembly; but the power of the Westminster Parliament to legislate remains unaffected", she stated in a written answer.