• Pelosi Blasts Immigration Panel of 'Five White Guys'
Pelosi Blasts Immigration Panel of 'Five White Guys'

Maryland Democrat Rep. Steny Hoyer (second from right, at a White House meeting on immigration) said the comment was offensive . "You going to open a hamburger stand next or what?" "That comment is offensive". Durbin, which they have demonstrated on this topic for years. Walmart joined a growing list of companies on Thursday that are pass...

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  • State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran
State Dept. official: We are not pursuing regime change in Iran

Activists have taken to the streets of nearly every province, protesting the nation's weak economy, rises in food prices and failures in government. "You will see great support from the United States at the appropriate time!" the president, penned down, in a Twitter post . The unrest started over economic issues , such as rising prices and ...

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  • Immigration Agents raided 7-Eleven stores
Immigration Agents raided 7-Eleven stores

The action appears to open a new front in Trump's expansion of immigration enforcement, which has already brought a 40 percent increase in deportation arrests. Amy Peck, an Omaha, Nebraska, immigration attorney who represents businesses, said an employer crackdown will never work because the government has limited resources and there are many job...

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  • Trump Says He 'Probably' Has Good Relationship With Kim Jong Un
Trump Says He 'Probably' Has Good Relationship With Kim Jong Un

Congressional fecklessness is unacceptable in any aspect of foreign policy. McMaster's " bloody nose " idea could stop the erosion of USA power, but it could also start such a war. "If I were them, I would try". Therefore, North Korea's neighbours China and Russian Federation are not invited, and many have questioned the utility of a conferen...

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  • Another $50K Powerball victor
Another $50K Powerball victor

The winning unregistered ticket was purchased in Melbourne's northern suburbs. As well as the all-important " Powerball " of 12. A TATTS player in Melbourne's northern suburbs is yet to claim their $55 million dream win after snaring the division one major Powerball .

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  • Turkey warns its citizens against travelling in US
Turkey warns its citizens against travelling in US

A statement on Friday cited risks of "terrorist" attacks as well as arbitrary arrests in Turkey's Western ally. "In addition to bombings and shootings, attacks carried out by driving vehicles into a crowd, targeting of city centers and cultural events, metro stations, public buildings, places of worship and even school campuses is also possible", t...

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  • 50 firefighters tackle fire at Nottingham station
50 firefighters tackle fire at Nottingham station

The incident has caused delays across the local transport network. "Whilst the station remains closed, no trains will be able to run to or from the station". The firm said that affected passengers could use services on Virgin Trains (East Coast or West Coast), Transpennine Express, CrossCountry, London Midland and Greater Anglia, using any reasonab...

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  • Homicide suspect on-the-run with 3-month-old child
Homicide suspect on-the-run with 3-month-old child

Police began searching for the suspect, 23-year-old Jonathan Bennett , who they considered armed and unsafe. When they arrived, police found 24-year-old Brittany White shot and killed inside the home, and here baby missing. Jonathan Bennett and the infant girl were last seen in an older-model white Ford Expedition with NY license plate HUP3071....

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  • N leaders assure exemplary punishment to Zainab's murderers
N leaders assure exemplary punishment to Zainab's murderers

The seven year old girl's body was found in garbage bin near her house, it was reported that she had been raped and then strangled. The girl's parents, who were away for an umrah (pilgrimage) to Saudi Arabia, returned to Pakistan on Wednesday and were unable to attend their child's funeral prayers.

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  • Ecuador grants Assange citizenship
Ecuador grants Assange citizenship

In a statement Thursday, the Foreign Office says "Ecuador knows that the way to resolve this issue is for Julian Assange to leave the embassy to face justice". Swedish prosecutors dropped their probe into the allegations but British police said Assange would be arrested for breaching bail conditions if he left the embassy.

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  • Ever Bar to Supreme Court bench leap by an Indian woman
Ever Bar to Supreme Court bench leap by an Indian woman

Justice Fathima Beevi was the first in 1989. Justice Banumathi is the sole woman among the 25-strong Supreme Court judiciary. He said many undesirable things had happened in the court in recent months, but gave no details. Justice Ajay Rastogi has been transferred to Tripura High Court. In the last two years, senior advocates Rohinton Nar...

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  • Majority of Germans see Merkel gone by 2021 elections
Majority of Germans see Merkel gone by 2021 elections

Party leader Martin Schulz , Merkel's defeated challenger in September, may face a tough job convincing members who so far are deeply skeptical of being junior partners in another " grand coalition ". But both parties bled support in the September 24 election, which saw the far-right Alternative for Germany ( AfD ) enter the Bundestag lower ho...

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  • University of Rochester President resigns amid investigation report
University of Rochester President resigns amid investigation report

Just hours after White published her findings, the university's board of trustees announced that president Joel Seligman will resign on February 28. Seligman announced his decision to the University's Board of Trustees before the findings of the independent investigation, led by former SEC chair Mary Jo White, were presented to the board.

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  • Dolly Everett's family deliver heartbreaking call to action after her funeral
Dolly Everett's family deliver heartbreaking call to action after her funeral

One in seven Australian children are often subjected to cyber bullying, according to the National Centre Against Bullying, and youth suicide rate in the Northern Territory, where Dolly was from, is among the highest in Australia. Did I say something wrong? Mr Everett had earlier shared his grief on Facebook and called for more action bullying so ...

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  • Missouri governor, accused of threatening to blackmail mistress, admits to extramarital affair
Missouri governor, accused of threatening to blackmail mistress, admits to extramarital affair

According to the woman involved in the affair, whose voice is allegedly heard on the tape, Greitens said after taking the compromising photo, " You're never going to mention my name, otherwise there will be pictures of [you] everywhere". (Whew!) And now, if you'll excuse us, my husband is going to resume attacking other people's families - excu...

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  • Pakistan Suspends Military, Intelligence Cooperation With US
Pakistan Suspends Military, Intelligence Cooperation With US

Pakistan's move comes in the wake of a partial freeze of US financial aid to Islamabad and Washington's accusations of providing "safe haven to the terrorists" despite multi-billion dollar assistance, voiced by US President Donald Trump on January 1.

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  • Trump threatens to cut USA aid to Palestine
Trump threatens to cut USA aid to Palestine

He also said that Israel would have "had to pay more " in future negotiations in return for his recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December. government figures. Palestinian diplomat Saeb Erekat accused the Trump administration of "threatening to starve Palestinian children in refugee camps", while Hanan Ashrawi, another se...

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  • Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street
Baltimore bystander catches hospital staff dumping patient on the street

She appeared to be disoriented and unable to communicate. Traditionally, poor patients in the United States were largely treated by public or charitable hospitals. One of the guards eventually responds: "Due to the circumstances of what happened". A viral video taken by a Baltimore resident walking by a hospital has many people questioning ...

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  • 1 more killed as violence, arson rocks Maharashtra
1 more killed as violence, arson rocks Maharashtra

The protesters stopped local train services at the Govandi and Chembur railway stations of the Harbour Line . Congress leader Veerappa Moily told reporters that violence against Dalits had increased since 2014, and that its incidence was greater in BJP-ruled States.

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  • Mexican president says 'optimistic' about NAFTA deal
Mexican president says 'optimistic' about NAFTA deal

The meeting will take place as part of the upcoming sixth round of negotiations, to be hosted by Montreal, Canada on January 23-28, and could move up the round of talks to January 21, said Castanon. "The United States has been very clear since before the talks started that (a pull out) was a possibility", Freeland told reporters. "When it comes t...

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  • PM May says working for best Brexit deal for the British people
PM May says working for best Brexit deal for the British people

The EU has warned the United Kingdom can not cherry-pick the kind of arrangement it wants. Britain's financial sector employs 2.2 million people and its executives say it deserves to be a priority in the Brexit negotiations because it is the country's largest exporter and accounts for about 12 per cent of its tax revenues.

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  • Donald Trump's UK Visit Canceled, Rex Tillerson May Open New London Embassy
Donald Trump's UK Visit Canceled, Rex Tillerson May Open New London Embassy

The move came after concerns were raised that mass protests might break out against the president who had been slated for a "working visit" to the country for the embassy's opening. Relations with the controversial president hit a low late a year ago when May criticised his decision to retweet material posted by the far right extremist group, Brita...

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  • Davos forum organizers: Trump visit to give United States 'perspective'
Davos forum organizers: Trump visit to give United States 'perspective'

Later in a statement, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the official delegation would also include Chief of Staff John Kelly, National Security Adviser HR McMaster, and Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn. The delegation is larger than the one that accompanied Vice President Joe Biden in 2016, a group that included six ...

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  • Oprah gives Ellen horror mudslide update from their homes: 'Everything wasn't fine'
Oprah gives Ellen horror mudslide update from their homes: 'Everything wasn't fine'

The emergency alert, similar to an Amber Alert for children, was sent early Tuesday to cellphones in the area that were registered to people under mandatory and voluntary evacuation orders. Talk show host Oprah Winfrey said she was praying for people caught up in the devastation, sharing pictures of mud in her back garden and a video of a hel...

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  • European nations, Iran urge United States to uphold 2015 deal
European nations, Iran urge United States to uphold 2015 deal

The deal, in which Iran has slowed its nuclear programme for an easing of sanctions, dates from Barack Obama's administration. "It is also necessary that our USA allies do the same and should be seen doing the same", Le Drian said after meeting with his Iranian, British, German and French counterparts.

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