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With U.S. Push, Pakistan Placed on Terror Finance List

MR Traffic Feb. 23, 2018 10:51 a.m. ET ISLAMABAD, Pakistan—Saudi Arabia has backed down under pressure from the U.S. and allowed Pakistan to be placed on an international terror-financing watch list, officials from countries involved in the decision said Friday, dealing a blow to the country’s struggling economy. The Financial …

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Figure Skating: Alina Zagitova Wins Russia’s First Gold Medal

MR Traffic Zagitova became the second-youngest women’s skater to win Olympic gold with a program of shrewd design, remarkable stamina, precise jumping and inevitability that comes from youthful certainty. What she lacked in the full elegance that comes with maturity, Zagitova compensated for with a keen understanding of skating’s current …

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Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Softens On Gun Restrictions : NPR

MR Traffic Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Cameron Kasky asked Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., if he will continue to accept money from the NRA during a CNN town hall meeting on Wednesday. Michael Laughlin/Sun Sentinel/TNS/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Michael Laughlin/Sun Sentinel/TNS/Getty Images Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Cameron Kasky asked …

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Trump Backs Arming Teachers in Wake of Florida School Massacre

MR Traffic President Donald Trump is embracing a controversial response to the latest U.S. school massacre: arming teachers and other staff to fight attackers. Trump offered his support for giving teachers guns during an extraordinary White House meeting Wednesday with often-tearful, sometimes angry students and parents affected by school shootings …

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Young people hold Town Hall in wake of Fla. deadly attack

MR Traffic High school students Mia Arrington, center, 18, of West End, and Cheyenne Springette, right, 17, of Mt. Oliver, lead chants as they march down Liberty Avenue during a walk-out in solidarity with other high schools across the country to show support for Parkland, Fla, students on Wednesday, Feb. …

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Winter weather, rain expected for Thursday

MR Traffic *** A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT.  ROUND 2 OF WINTER WEATHER MOVES IN THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. *** Click here for KFOR’s interactive radar   Freezing rain and sleet will pick up in intensity and coverage this afternoon …

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Why Didn’t Obama Stop Russia’s Election Interference In 2016? : NPR

MR Traffic Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with then-President Barack Obama in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 5, 2016. Obama’s warnings about active measures went unheeded. Alexei Druzhinin/AP hide caption toggle caption Alexei Druzhinin/AP Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with then-President Barack Obama in Hangzhou, China, on Sept. 5, 2016. Obama’s …

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