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United Airlines CEO to visit China over dragged passenger

Many users of Weibo, a platform similar to Twitter, called for a boycott of United . United has repeatedly apologised for the incident and announced two rule changes last week, including saying that it will no longer call police to remove passengers from overbooked planes.

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USS Carl Vinson carrier group expected off Korea at end of April

But now it appears the strike group is headed to Korean waters, with intent to stay for some time. By conducting joint exercises with the Maritime Self-Defense Force and through other means, the USA aircraft carrier strike group is poised to increase military pressure on North Korea and urge Pyongyang to engage in restraint.

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UC Berkeley calls off Ann Coulter talk for security reasons

School officials said they based their decision after a review by campus police, which concluded that "given now active security threats, it is not possible to assure that the event could be held successfully-or that the safety of Ms. These are rights that Coulter apparently understands to include speaking at Berkeley for $20,000. In this context, we greatly appreciate recent public comments by your spokespeople, who have offered full support for increased security measures in and around ...

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DHS Secretary Tells Lawmakers to Change the Law or Shut Up

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary John Kelly on Tuesday called marijuana "a potentially risky gateway drug", and vowed that his agency, ICE , TSA and CBP would take a hard-line stance on the substance. The threat is "more than bombs and guns", he said. Kelly's hard line on pot echoes other Trump administration officials, who have made clear that they have no interest in following the Obama administration's efforts to de-emphasize pot and focus on other harder drugs.

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China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

According to the Associated Press , "global sales of Ivanka Trump merchandise have surged" since President Trump took office. "Her celebrity status is now not only be fueled by her wealth and her family connection, but by her huge role in the White House".

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NCAA: Oklahoma State to host six NCAA championship events

Coming off an eighth-place finish at this year's championship and adding two of the top recruits in the country, Wisconsin's men's team could be in contention to become the first team to win a national championship on their home course since Michigan State in 1959.