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Pope: Fear and doubt should not determine response to immigrants

Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. The first wave of mass immigration to Taiwan occurred 300 years ago, when people fled poverty across the Taiwan Strait, while another major wave happened in 1949, wh...

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Felon and LGBT activist Bradley 'Chelsea' Manning runs for US Senate

Felon and LGBT activist Bradley 'Chelsea' Manning runs for US Senate

But, hey, let's face it, maybe that's just the road we're going down these days anyway, and over the years Manning , who fought for gender-reassignment surgery while in military prison, has become ...

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Trump says 'I'm not a racist'

Trump says 'I'm not a racist'

He further asked Africans to pardon Trump for his comments; "Just like any one of us, President Trump is human and fallible and Africa should be careful not to fall prey to the anti-Trump narrative ...

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Senior US official meets Tehmina Janjua in Islamabad

Senior US official meets Tehmina Janjua in Islamabad

A surprise New Year's Day tweet by US President Donald Trump in which he appeared to decree an end to US aid for Pakistan sent US officials scrambling to suspend security assistance without even k...

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Teen bystander injured in Vancouver shooting not expected to survive

Teen bystander injured in Vancouver shooting not expected to survive

It's unclear how many people were involved in the violence, but police said their investigation remains very much in its early stages. Investigators believe that this man was targeted. "My message to ...

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Trump Administration Offers Additional Federal Help For California Mudslide Victims

Trump Administration Offers Additional Federal Help For California Mudslide Victims

Among the 20 victims are also Sutthithepa's 6-year-old son, Peerawat, and his 79-year-old father-in-law, Richard Loring Taylor, according to a Santa Barbara County Sheriff's summary report . Crews ...

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MA pols slam President Trump at MLK breakfast, label him 'racist bully'

MA pols slam President Trump at MLK breakfast, label him 'racist bully'

A call to carry on Martin Luther King's mission of equality, at Indy's annual celebration of Martin Luther King Day. Other critics have denounced Trump and accused him of being a racist. But it sh...

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Army kills 7 Pak soldiers along LoC in retaliatory action

Army kills 7 Pak soldiers along LoC in retaliatory action

The ISPR said three Indian soldiers were killed and a "few injured" in an exchange of fire. "We are working to stop them", said General Rawat. India has about 500,000 troops in the Himalayan terri...

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UNRWA warns against 'catastrophic' outcome if USA ends Palestinian aid

UNRWA warns against 'catastrophic' outcome if USA ends Palestinian aid

Mesmar said Hamas took its time to make a decision before the meeting, while Palestinians were waiting for tough decisions to be reached in response to Trump's recognition of Jerusalem, and Israel's p...

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Oprah discusses forgiveness with Time's Up members

Oprah discusses forgiveness with Time's Up members

After sharing a clip from Sunday's episode of CBS Sunday Morning - in which she spoke to stars including Reese Witherspoon and Natalie Portman about gender equality issues - on Instagram , Winf...

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DACA Recipients Can Apply for Renewal

DACA Recipients Can Apply for Renewal

And while Trump's comments were "not helpful", Johnson said , there seemed to be "an bad lot of agreement" during last Tuesday's televised immigration meeting with Trump and members of Congress . ...

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1000 young people in Denmark may have distributed child porn

1000 young people in Denmark may have distributed child porn

The case involves around 800 males and 200 females, majority between the ages of 15 and 20. "But they may not know that it is also punishable and that they may be sentenced to distribute child pornogr...

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South Africa 90/2 at stumps on day three

South Africa 90/2 at stumps on day three

South Africa's second innings did not get off to a good start as they lost the early wickets of Aiden Markram and Hashim Amla in quick succession during the second session to give India some hope o...

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Trump quotes himself, says Democrats 'don't want' a DACA deal

Trump quotes himself, says Democrats 'don't want' a DACA deal

After Trump's sharp rejection of their low-ball offer, Democrats publicized those negotiation-table comments in the hope of pressuring Trump to concede. NIELSEN: The system is worse. That's a long-t...

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Georgia firefighters catch children dropped from burning building

Georgia firefighters catch children dropped from burning building

Thankfully, none of the victims were seriously hurt. The early morning blaze, which consumed the Avondale Forest Apartments on Pine Tree Circle near Memorial Drive in Decatur, Ga., displaced dozens ...

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Romney uses MLK Day tweet to take a swing at Trump

Romney uses MLK Day tweet to take a swing at Trump

In August, following Trump's assertions that the violent clash between white supremacists and protesters in Charlottesville were perpetuated by "hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides", Romney ca...

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South Korea propose joint ice hockey team with North Korea

South Korea propose joint ice hockey team with North Korea

South Korea's Unification Ministry said South Korea accepted North Korea's counter-proposal to hold talks early on Wednesday on the southern side of the truce village of Panmunjeom. South Korea has p...

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Photoshop fail: Family given hilarious creepy faces by 'professional' photographer

Photoshop fail: Family given hilarious creepy faces by 'professional' photographer

The faces staring back at Pam were completely devoid of features with eyes and teeth that don't look human. Naturally, in this age of hoaxes, some have questioned the authenticity of the " Photoshop...

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French film star Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex abuse survivors after letter

French film star Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex abuse survivors after letter

Against the chorus of opposition, Deneuve said in her letter to Liberation that the solution to sexual harassment "will come with the upbringing of our boys and girls", adding that businesses must...

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Coach K misses Duke's game against Wake Forest with virus

Coach K misses Duke's game against Wake Forest with virus

The longtime coach missed seven games last season due to back surgery. This marks the third straight season in which Krzyzewski — who turns 71 on February 13 — has missed at least one game because...

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Flake's upcoming speech compares Trump's criticism of media to Stalin, report says

Flake's upcoming speech compares Trump's criticism of media to Stalin, report says

Flake refused to rule out running for president in 2020, although he told MSNBC that it is not now in his plans to do so. Flake later added that he is planning to denounce the president's commen...

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How low did the wind chills drop overnight?

How low did the wind chills drop overnight?

In addition, the front is expected to usher in 20-30 miles per hour north winds, sending wind chills into the single digits Tuesday . From here, extreme cold is the focus with low temperatures ...

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Duterte orders closure of website that reported drug crackdown

Duterte orders closure of website that reported drug crackdown

Also a year ago, the Prieto family, owners of the Philippine Daily Inquirer , announced the sale of the leading newspaper to tycoon Ramon Ang after Duterte threatened to target other businesses of...

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Hijab 'Attack' Condemned By Canada's Prime Minister Was A Hoax

Hijab 'Attack' Condemned By Canada's Prime Minister Was A Hoax

Toronto Police spokesman Mark Pugash said Monday an extensive investigation was conducted and police concluded it did not happen. Police said it was being investigated as a hate crime, and asked bus...

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Trump to let states force work for health care

Trump to let states force work for health care

Some Medicaid recipients say the coverage has enabled them to get healthy enough to return to work. " Kentucky HEALTH is a unique program that reflects Kentucky's specific needs, one that will take ...

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Celgene Corp (CELG) Position Upped by Jennison Associates Llc

Celgene Corp (CELG) Position Upped by Jennison Associates Llc

Polen Capital Management LLC now owns 5,082,991 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $660,128,000 after acquiring an additional 363,108 shares in the last quarter. The stock of Ce...

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Some members of Congress skipping the State of the Union address

Some members of Congress skipping the State of the Union address

He suggested the USA should instead take in more immigrants from countries like Norway. We're one family. We all live in the same house, not just American house, or the world house, that we must lea...

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Annual MLK Day Festival to Take Place Downtown

Annual MLK Day Festival to Take Place Downtown

In Hickory, a King Day program begins at 10:00 a.m. Local organizers noted that April 4 will mark the 50th anniversary of the day King was assassinated on a balcony at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis...

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Nwam LLC Boosts Holdings in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Also, the Hold rating count is 5 as of 01/12/18. Jefferies maintained it with "Buy" rating and $37.0 target in Friday, October 6 report. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to "Overweight" on ...

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Russian Federation says to facilitate dialogue between US, DPRK

Russian Federation says to facilitate dialogue between US, DPRK

Lavrov called the new USA demands to Iran "deplorable", saying they raise doubts about Washington's ability to observe global agreements. Russia's chief diplomat went on to warn that a withdrawal f...

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UKIP leader Henry Bolton splits with girlfriend over racist texts

UKIP leader Henry Bolton splits with girlfriend over racist texts

According to the Mail on Sunday , which printed the messages, she made offensive comments about black people and said: " This is Britain, not Africa ". UKIP has confirmed Ms Marney has been suspended ...

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No-deal Brexit to cost Scotland $17.4B by 2030

No-deal Brexit to cost Scotland $17.4B by 2030

More than eighteen months on from the Brexit vote , it beggars belief that the UK Government is not only still unable to say what kind of relationship it wants with the European Union, but has also f...

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Rain and snow in the 7-day forecast for Lake Tahoe

Rain and snow in the 7-day forecast for Lake Tahoe

Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. High 26F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 miles per hour. Today: Cloudy, gradual clearing - high near 25, northwest wind 15 to 17 miles per hour gusting as high...

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Clashes kill 9 at Libya's main worldwide airport

Clashes kill 9 at Libya's main worldwide airport

The Facebook page of Mitiga International Airport , in eastern Tripoli , said "flights have been suspended because of fighting that broke out this morning". All work at the Mitiga International A...

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Yeddyurappa tells Goa minister to apologise, JD(S) slams Palyekar

Yeddyurappa tells Goa minister to apologise, JD(S) slams Palyekar

JD (S) state president H D Kumarawamy said that it was irresponsible on the part of the minister to insult Kannadigas just to impress the people of Goa. The river water-sharing is an old dispute bet...

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RAF Typhoon Jets Scrambled To Intercept Russian Planes Near UK's Airspace

RAF Typhoon Jets Scrambled To Intercept Russian Planes Near UK's Airspace

The RAF confirmed a "quick reaction alert", deploying Typhoon aircraft from the Lossiemouth base in Scotland, but military authorities say nothing was intercepted. These are Russian planes, the source...

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As part of Pongal festivites, Jallikattu kick starts in Madurai

As part of Pongal festivites, Jallikattu kick starts in Madurai

Around 25 people sustained injuries in the event, reportedThe Hindu. After the Jallikattu festival committee informed the court that members of all communities could participate in the event, the A...

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Record-breaking Jason Roy guides England to first win in Australia

Record-breaking Jason Roy guides England to first win in Australia

Aaron Finch - 9/10 - Australia's stand out player in the innings was big-hitting Finch, leading from the front with an excellent 107. England captain EOIN MORGAN: "I thought it was incredible...

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Monday's First Warning Forecast: A chilly and windy start to the week

It was a cold start to our Sunday , with every climate location reporting temperatures in the teens at sunrise. With clear skies tonight and a northwest wind, temps will sink quickly into the low...

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S. Africa to meet United States embassy over Trump's 'shithole' remarks

S. Africa to meet United States embassy over Trump's 'shithole' remarks

The White House initially issued statements which did not directly deny that Trump had made the defamatory comments . The meeting took place prior to Trump's controversial comments from the Oval ...

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