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USDA tells staff not to use the term

USDA tells staff not to use the term "climate change"

Four days into the Trump presidency, Jimmy Bramblett, deputy chief of science and technology at the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)-which "provides America's farmers and ranchers with financial and technical assistance to put conservation on the ground, not only helping the environment but agricultural operations, too", according to its website-sent out an email offering guidance with regard to the "priorities of our new administration".


Trump praises North Korea sanctions 'after many years of failure'

Trump praises North Korea sanctions 'after many years of failure'

You're not only just getting a scoop on something - you're playing with people's lives. "Whatever the leaks are coming from, if somebody thinks they are getting power or fame from it, all you are doing is putting Americans in danger". President Trump on Monday afternoon voiced his displeasure about the coverage of the unanimous U.N. Security Council vote over the weekend to sanction Pyongyang .


Cars flipped, trees split after possible tornado in Salisbury

Cars flipped, trees split after possible tornado in Salisbury

However, some of the strongest storms have been to our south. Witnesses say a auto flipped in a parking lot in Salisbury , Maryland. The vehicle ended up in the middle of the street as motorists drove were forced to drive around it. No injuries reported so far. Salisbury police confirmed that there several cars were overturned in different areas of the city on Monday. There was a tornado warning for a short time Monday for nearby Millsboro, Delaware, Selbyville, Delaware and Ocean ...


Indian troops kill militant in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

Indian troops kill militant in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight

The security forces received inputs of terrorists hiding at Drubgam, after which a search operation was launched. Two terrorists are suspected to be involved in the exchange of fire that is taking place at Samboora. Three Lashkar-e-Toiba militants - identified as Javid Ahmad Dar of Khanpora Baramulla, Aabid Hamid Mir of Hajin Bandipora and Danish Showkat Dar of Batpora Sopore were killed in a firefight with forces in Amargah area of Sopore on Saturday morning.


200000 sign petition to stop Macron making his wife First Lady

200000 sign petition to stop Macron making his wife First Lady

The presidency has said it will clarify Mrs Macron's role in the coming days and that there would be no change to the constitution to create a First Lady position, sources told AFP and BFM TV. "We are looking to be transparent and to outline the means she has at her disposal". One survey published last week showed just 36%of respondents held a positive view of him.


Police search for jogger who knocked woman into path of bus

Police search for jogger who knocked woman into path of bus

Sergeant Mat Knowles, the investigating officer, said the woman had been placed in "extreme danger". The video released by the Metropolitan Police, shows a man jogging down the road on Putney bridge, where he approaches the woman at full speed on April 5 this year.