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Jordyn Wieber becomes latest Olympic gymnast to assert abuse by Larry Nassar

Jordyn Wieber becomes latest Olympic gymnast to assert abuse by Larry Nassar

On Friday, January 19th, Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman gave the testimony of a lifetime while facing her abuser Larry Nassar . Raisman said she had not planned to attend these hearings, but after...

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Turkish Air Strikes Target Kurdish Militia In Syria

Turkish Air Strikes Target Kurdish Militia In Syria

Tillerson was reported on Wednesday denying that a border security force will be established, saying the issue has been "misportrayed". Officials earlier said Moscow would not interfere in the confl...

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Two Dead & Dozens Injured As Fire Engulfs Hotel In Prague

Two Dead & Dozens Injured As Fire Engulfs Hotel In Prague

Petr Kolouch, director of the Prague Emergency Medical Service, told Czech TV: "There are two [deaths] but we are afraid that won't be the final figure". "One has already managed to restore circulatio...

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Oil markets fear rising United States production, while OPEC hopes for continuing harmony

Oil markets fear rising United States production, while OPEC hopes for continuing harmony

OPEC's report follows a forecast from the EIA on Tuesday that it expects USA oil output to continue to rise in February with production from shale increasing by 111,000 bpd. He also added, "While it'...

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I want immigrants to come from everywhere

I want immigrants to come from everywhere

Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and some Republicans. Education manager and reggae musician Anthony Appiah-King, alias Black Amber, has lashed out at US President Donald Trump for his " shithole " comment sa...

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South Korea asks North to clarify canceled go to

South Korea asks North to clarify canceled go to

The IOC held a meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Saturday, inviting North and South Korean delegates and officials from the organizing committee. Critics of the unity deal believe that Kim Jong-u...

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Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says

Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says

But in that poll , Trump's approval rating was lower than it was in December, when it stood at 41 percent. Transcripts of congressional testimony from a co-founder of the firm behind an inflammator...

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Pakistan Summons Indian Envoy Over 'Ceasefire Violations'

Pakistan Summons Indian Envoy Over 'Ceasefire Violations'

A day earlier, two women embraced martyrdom and five other civilians including three women sustained gunshot wounds when Indian Border Security Force resorted to unprovoked firing along the Working ...

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Last-minute efforts fail to stop government shutdown

Last-minute efforts fail to stop government shutdown

After the vote, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) proposed a new measure to fund the government for three weeks, instead of four, CNN reports . "The government shutdown was 100 per cent ...

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Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: Let's end this

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: Let's end this "s-show" on immigration

Bishop Talbert Swan of the Church of God in Christ, the country's largest Black Pentecostal denomination, tweeted a photo of one of his grandchildren born to what Swan said was his "educated, hard-wor...

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Boil water notice issued for Hillsboro

Boil water notice issued for Hillsboro

The water system's precarious position is driven by multiple factors. Residents throughout most of New Orleans' east bank were told Friday night they no longer have to boil their water, though p...

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Zimbabwe decries Trump's

Zimbabwe decries Trump's "prejudicial" statement of Africa

A growing number of countries, including South Africa, are taking action against remarks Trump is reported to have made that Haiti, El Salvador and African nations' inhabitants are not desirable f...

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What's the Montreal Cognitive Assessment mental test Trump took?

What's the Montreal Cognitive Assessment mental test Trump took?

Mr Trump has refuted any claims about his mental fitness for office. After lawmakers raised the issue of protections for immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador, the president report...

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Shutdown drama shows Washington's failure to lead

Shutdown drama shows Washington's failure to lead

Given that the GOP only has 50 senators, and the measures Friday required 60 votes, Mr. Trump made the case for the need for more Republicans in the 2018 midterm elections. The White House is b...

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Djokovic overcomes back issues with straight sets win

Djokovic overcomes back issues with straight sets win

Kerber was able to set the tone in the first 29 minutes and later went with the flow while racing the through six straight games. "It was obvious we both suffered on the court today". Five-time gran...

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Sen. Durbin disputes Republicans' account of what Trump said

Sen. Durbin disputes Republicans' account of what Trump said

When asked which specifically term Trump used to describe Haiti and African countries, Sanders hasn't responded, however, noting that "no one here is going to pretend like the president is alway...

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Omarosa Lawyering Up, May Have Secretly Taped Confidential WH Conversations

Omarosa Lawyering Up, May Have Secretly Taped Confidential WH Conversations

White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman speaks out following reports she threw a tantrum in the White House after demanding to speak with President Trump . Omarosa has been regularly dropping ...

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Colorado Springs shooting suspect taken into custody, police say

Colorado Springs shooting suspect taken into custody, police say

A spokesperson said they chased the armed suspect and there was an exchange of gunfire. Police were serving an outstanding warrant and were fired upon by the subject, it has been reported. Police ar...

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Ankara notifies Damascus of Afrin operation in written form - foreign minister

Ankara notifies Damascus of Afrin operation in written form - foreign minister

At the same time, Turkey-backed Syrian rebels from the Free Syrian Army began advancing toward Afrin in Syria's northwest from the town of Azaz. Various sources reported on exchange of gunfire and...

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Turkey Dismisses US Assurances on Planned Border Force

Turkey Dismisses US Assurances on Planned Border Force

The ministry said Afrin is part of the Syrian Arab Republic, urging the worldwide community to take measures to stop the Turkish attack immediately. Days later, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson anno...

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Zinedine Zidane fuels Neymar to Real Madrid speculation

Zinedine Zidane fuels Neymar to Real Madrid speculation

But Mijatovic said he would love to see at the Bernabeu. They claimed Ronaldo had already told team-mates he was going to leave the Bernabeu and had his heart set on a return to United, where he pla...

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US President Donald Trump claims he's 'not a racist' after controversial remark

The president, Durbin attested, referred to Haiti and African nations as " shithole countries " in the meeting and said that instead of immigrants from those areas, he would like more from places ...

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Syrian Kurdish YPG says Turkish warplanes bomb Afrin

Syrian Kurdish YPG says Turkish warplanes bomb Afrin

Ankara has long fought Kurdish unrest in southeastern Turkey. Turkey's military plans seem to have been accelerated by an announcement from the USA that it will help the SDF build a new "border se...

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Man dead after shooting in Abbotsford

Man dead after shooting in Abbotsford

A vehicle matching that description was later found burnt in Langley in the 22300 block of 61st Avenue. "I urge these individuals to come forward and speak with IHIT". That incident was related to gan...

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Global Approval of US Leadership Falls to New Low - Poll Finds

Global Approval of US Leadership Falls to New Low - Poll Finds

As part of his "America First" policy, Trump took the U.S. out several multilateral agreements on the grounds they did not serve national interests, including the proposed Trans-Pacific trade partners...

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Koreas to March Under One Flag at Pyeongchang Olympics Opening

Koreas to March Under One Flag at Pyeongchang Olympics Opening

The last time, the two Koreas marched together was the 2007 Asian Winter Games in Changchun, China. North Korea's Olympic Committee President Kim Il Guk (L), South Korea's President of the Nationa...

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Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

The appeal was filed with the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. President Barack Obama established the program, known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA , by exe...

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Operation in Syria's Afrin has begun - Recep Erdogan

Operation in Syria's Afrin has begun - Recep Erdogan

Reuters TV filmed Turkish artillery at the border village of Sugedigi firing on Friday morning into Afrin region, and the YPG militia said Turkish forces fired 70 shells at Kurdish villages b...

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Analysts Recommended this Stock: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)

The stock increased 0.57% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $86.03. About 5.32M shares traded. Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Valeant Pharmaceutical...

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Aguero hat-trick vindicates Guardiola's about turn over Sanchez

Aguero hat-trick vindicates Guardiola's about turn over Sanchez

Eden Hazard - who could start as a false 9 - is 10/3 to score the first goal at Brighton (William Hill). At the moment I'm anxious about Chelsea . The megabucks transfer of Philippe Coutinho fro...

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Trump vulgarity debate has become a 's-show,' senator says

Trump vulgarity debate has become a 's-show,' senator says

And one Arab-Canadian couldn't be prouder. Trump said in the meeting that he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. However, McCain said gaining traction with Democrats isn't ...

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At Least Six People Have Been Killed After Extreme Winds Batter Europe

At Least Six People Have Been Killed After Extreme Winds Batter Europe

The storm flipped trucks and rail service was suspended. Friederike is the biggest storm to hit Germany and the region since October's Xavier, which shuttered transit stations and tore trees r...

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Donald Trump Denies

Donald Trump Denies "Shithole" Comment: "I Am Not A Racist"

The Department of Homeland Security last week announced it would end protections more than 200,000 Salvadorans, and later in the week, the White House rejected a bipartisan immigration proposal, i...

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Turkey starts ground ops in Syria

Turkey starts ground ops in Syria

The operation has been launched as of January 20, 5:00 p.m.to neutralize terrorist groups and liberate friendly ans brotherly people of the region from their oppression and tyranny, it added, noting...

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Utah's National Parks Will Stay Open In Government Shutdown

Utah's National Parks Will Stay Open In Government Shutdown

All nine panel members, who are not employees of the Interior Department but are citizens who have shown a commitment to the National Park Service , have terms set to expire in May. On Thursday, the ...

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Greitens attorney: 'Zero' chance governor will resign

Greitens attorney: 'Zero' chance governor will resign

Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard said shortly before Greitens unveiled his tax-cut plan that he is concerned about the effect of a large tax cut on the state's finances. Al Watkins, a Missouri att...

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Despite US warning, Turkey shells Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region

Despite US warning, Turkey shells Syria's Kurdish-held Afrin region

Another US military official said US troops advising local allies in the Manbij area came under fire from these Turkish backed rebels "within the last week". What is happening in Afrin? Later on ...

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Instagram Lets Users Spy on Friends

Instagram Lets Users Spy on Friends

Instagram is taking a leaf out of parent company Facebook and sister platform WhatsApp's playbook by allowing you to see when your friends were last active. While it may seem useful if you're ...

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Trump Wants Immigrants From 'Everywhere'

Trump Wants Immigrants From 'Everywhere'

Senator Lindsey Graham said Trump was on board early last week with a tentative "compassionate" deal between Democrats and Republicans to guarantee the status of almost 700,000 "Dreamers" - people who...

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Trump vulgarity debate has become an 's-show,' senator says

Trump vulgarity debate has become an 's-show,' senator says

But with an immigration deal appearing no closer to being brokered, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday that Trump would support a short-term deal to keep the government open whil...

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