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World Media Rooney will leave Man United, Scholes believes
Author: 0 Rooney will leave Man United, Scholes believes

Rooney has made a total of 29 appearances across all competitions this season, although many have come from the bench and in cup games. Although he's more than well aware that catching Chelsea is beyond reach, he goes on to add that United are now playing as well as any of the other clubs in the league.

World Media Brewery offers paid 'paw-ternity' leave to employees with new dogs
Author: 0 Brewery offers paid 'paw-ternity' leave to employees with new dogs

The Scottish brewery is giving one paid week of puppy leave for all BrewDog employees, including those who'll be at the new American brewery in Columbus, Ohio. Since then, those guys, co-founders Watt and Martin Dickie, have created a dog-friendly atmosphere at the Scotland brewery. DogBrew said the week of leave will ensure dog owners can accompany puppies as they get adapted to their new surroundings.

Author: 0 Train Derails in Belgium: Dozens Injured, Casualties Feared

Belga added that the person who died was not on board the train but gave no other details. According to Leuven fire department, two persons are said to be critically injured. Authorities launched an investigation into the cause of the derailing, which was not immediately known. Services between Leuven and Brussels have been suspended, including some trains heading to the airport.

World Media Jackman sheds a tear for end of 'Wolverine' franchise
Author: 0 Jackman sheds a tear for end of 'Wolverine' franchise

Mangold says, "I think Dafne is incredible in the film and I would love to see another film about that character and that's certainly something I'd be involved in". Logan is, by all accounts, the end of an era. We see him punching the clock ferrying drunk girls to bachelorette parties and other menial assignments well below his super-powered skill set.

Author: 0 Scuffles at Paris protest against alleged police brutality

The protests had been mostly in the suburbs in recent weeks, but erupted in Paris as more people joined in to show their disgust at the alleged police abuse. Police deny the rape allegations. At least 266 people have been arrested since the outbreak of the riots on February 4. A shop was also looted and windows were smashed.

Author: 0 Spanish princess not guilty in fraud case

She took the stand in her defense in March 2016, saying she "didn't concern herself" with her husband's business affairs. Miquel Roca, a lawyer with Cristina's defence team, said that the princess was "satisfied for the acknowledgement of her innocence" but that she was still convinced that her husband was not guilty.

World Media Former Alabama running back Trent Richardson arrested in Hoover
Author: 0 Former Alabama running back Trent Richardson arrested in Hoover

The former Colts and Browns tailback was in an argument with an unidentified adult female that according to police led to scratches and bruising on her face. His professional career never really panned out. He'd only play two games for Cleveland in 2013 before being traded to the Colts in 2014. After a strong rookie season where he rushed for 950 yards and 11 touchdowns.

World Media Boeing workers reject union in SC
Author: 0 Boeing workers reject union in SC

He is expected to spend the rest of the weekend at Mar-A-Lago. Many economists say that limited unionization has helped the recovery along. Southern states for decades have recruited manufacturers by promising freedom from the influences of labor unions, which except for some textile mills have been historically rejected by workers as collective action culturally foreign to a South built around family farms, said Jeffrey Hirsch, a law professor who specializes in labor relations at the ...

World Media Samsung heir facing South Korea arrest
Author: 0 Samsung heir facing South Korea arrest

With Lee facing a formal arrest, the group's Future Strategy Office, which supervises Samsung's groupwide business decisions, is expected to play a key role in making decisions. The trappings of the scandal have garnered global attention for their freakish details: Choi claims to be channeling the spirit of Park's dead mother and allegedly is the power behind the throne.

Author: 0 Bray Wyatt defends title against John Cena, AJ Styles

The logical choice to insert into this match would be none other than Luke Harper. Newly crowned WWE Champion Bray Wyatt defended his title Tuesday on Smackdown Live against former champs John Cena and AJ Styles. Rob Wolkenbrod of Daily DDT agreed with this, stating that the idea of anyone else winning the Battle Royal doesn't make any logical sense - and it's not even close.

World Media Assad creates refugees, endorses Trump ban turning them away
Author: 0 Assad creates refugees, endorses Trump ban turning them away

This did not stop Syria's contested dictator from telling French channel TF1 on Tuesday that Trump's travel ban is "not against the Syrian people". Outgoing Hollande maintained former President Nikolas Sarkozy's position to support Syria's 2011 uprising against the Assad family rule.

World Media The Internet Has a Lot of Feelings About Monopoly Killing the Thimble
Author: 0 The Internet Has a Lot of Feelings About Monopoly Killing the Thimble

That's right, Monopoly addicts, the times they are a changin'. Hasbro had fans vote on which pieces should be included in the next generation of Monopoly . The Scottie dog, car, battleship, hat, boot, wheelbarrow and cat will remain in the game, Fortune says , with the remaining selection to be announced March 19.

World Media White House considering outsider to review intelligence agencies
Author: 0 White House considering outsider to review intelligence agencies

On Wednesday night, The Wall Street Journal published a scathing article in which sources claimed the intelligence community was withholding information from President Donald Trump. "Now we go nuclear ", he wrote on Twitter. "Just got an EM [email] from senior IC [intelligence community] friend, it began " he will die in jail ".

Author: 0 Gorsuch Confirmation Hearing Scheduled To Begin March 20th

The hearings are set for March 20, Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, announced, and will last up to four days. President Donald Trump introduced Gorsuch on January 31 as his nominee to replace Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court.

World Media Who is Trump's Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta?
Author: 0 Who is Trump's Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta?

Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division. "He has been confirmed by the Senate for three prior positions, which could help smooth his path to the Labor Department", POLITICO reports . Puzder's withdrawal came one day before his scheduled confirmation hearing, which had been delayed five times as he failed to submit the appropriate ethics and financial paperwork.

Author: 0 Jakarta hopes for end to religious rift after gubernatorial polls

The vote was widely seen as a preview of Widodo's 2019 reelection chances and a test of how Indonesia's Muslims, who make up almost 90% of Indonesia's population, regard ethnic and religious minorities in positions of authority. The official results are expected around March 8 but if the victor can not secure more than 50 percent, a runoff will be held in April. Australian National University Associate Professor Marcus Mietzner believes there are three main reasons why Anies' electability ...

Author: 0 Tom Brady: Teammates Skipping White House Visit 'Their Own Choice'

If you place added value on the biggest postseason game in the National Football League, then Tom Brady's performance in Super Bowl LI is arguable one of the greatest games of his life. Brady is friends with President Trump and displayed a "Make America Great Again" hat in his locker shortly after the businessman announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination.

World Media Valentine's Day banned in Pakistan's capital
Author: 0 Valentine's Day banned in Pakistan's capital

Iran: While some choose to still celebrate the holiday, participating in Valentine's Day was looked down upon for being a "Western custom", The Economist reported in 2013. Many businesses, especially restaurants, florists and bakeries, advertise promotions for the holiday. They issued the order Monday to go in immediate effect.

Author: 0 European Parliament Debates EU-Canada Partnership

She said the deal will create sizeable new market access opportunities in services and investment for Irish firms while also providing access to Canadian public contracts. Last autumn, Paul Magnette, the Socialist minister-president of Belgium's Francophone Wallonia, almost derailed the agreement when he put forward a list of demands to change the deal.

World Media Labor Secretary Nominee Withdraws Name Day Before Hearing
Author: 0 Labor Secretary Nominee Withdraws Name Day Before Hearing

After careful consideration and discussions with my family, I am withdrawing my nomination for Secretary of Labor. Decades ago, Puzder's ex-wife levied charges of domestic abuse against him, which she later dropped. Democrats had come out strongly against Puzder, as they had with other contentious Trump nominees Jeff Sessions and Betsy DeVos. "Andy Puzder has spent his career chasing profits at the expense of ordinary people", she said in a statement .

World Media Start of Syria talks in Astana delayed by one day
Author: 0 Start of Syria talks in Astana delayed by one day

The meeting must have been held in a closed format. "A second worldwide meeting on Syria is due in Astana these days", Zakharova said. Delegations of the Damascus government and the rebels who attended the previous round of Astana talks refused to negotiate directly with each other or sign any documents at the time.

World Media Toronto Raptors Trade For Serge Ibaka
Author: 0 Toronto Raptors Trade For Serge Ibaka

The latest ugly performance came on Sunday when the Raptors gave up a 16-point lead to start the fourth quarter and lost to the Detroit Pistons. At 27 and with knee surgery in his past, Ibaka's statistical slippage is concerning, but he's only missed one game this season and Toronto will be able to test-drive him before they buy.

World Media Trump's approval rating hits new lows at 40per cent
Author: 0 Trump's approval rating hits new lows at 40per cent

Bush saw after Hurricane Katrina. At the beginning of his presidency, he had a 45 percent job approval rating. Ratings for Trump's presidency have varied by pollster, with Gallup's findings among the most negative. Some 75 percent of America's approved of the way former president Barack Obama handled his transition, while 65 percent approved of George Bush and 67 approved of Bill Clinton.

World Media High Wind Watch in effect through Monday
Author: 0 High Wind Watch in effect through Monday

Some light lake effect snow showers are possible near the lakeshore with little to no accumulation. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Wednesday night , mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. High tides: 9:42 a.m. and 10:03 p.m. South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

Author: 0 Top French banker: Le Pen's euro exit would cost billions

A February 4 report by the French language version of online Russian news agency Sputnik quoted the pro-Putin centre-right French legislator Nicolas Dhuicq as saying Macron was a puppet of US political and financial elites and that revelations about his private life would soon be made public.

Author: 0 Evacuees might not go home until dam spillway is repaired

The acting head of the state's Department of Water Resources said he did not know if anything had gone wrong and was unaware of a 2005 report that recommended fortifying the earthen emergency spillway with concrete for just such an event.

World Media North Korea test-fires first ballistic missile since Donald Trump takes office
Author: 0 North Korea test-fires first ballistic missile since Donald Trump takes office

A South Korea Defense Ministry official said the missile was sacked from the Banghyon airbase in the western province of North Pyongan and flew toward the Sea of Japan. South Korea's president, Park Geun-hye, called the detonation, which Seoul estimated had produced the North's biggest-ever explosive yield, an act of "fanatic recklessness".

World Media DuPont, Chemours to pay $670 million to settle PFOA claims
Author: 0 DuPont, Chemours to pay $670 million to settle PFOA claims

The company said it settled about 3,550 personal injury claims arising from the leak of perfluorooctanoic acid , also known as PFOA or C-8, from DuPont's Parkersburg, West Virginia, plant. It also brings the total cost to DuPont and Chemours , throughout the litigation, to more than $1 billion. If the liabilities exceed that $25 million, DuPont would pay the additional liabilities up to the next $25 million.