• Turkish tour bus crashes into trees killing 11 passengers and injuring 46
Turkish tour bus crashes into trees killing 11 passengers and injuring 46

Officials say the bus carrying mostly people going on a ski trip has crashed into trees in Eskisehir province in north-west Turkey, leaving almost a dozen dead. The injured were now being treated at three different hospitals, according to the Dogan news agency. The two drivers, who were slightly injured, have been arrested, and an investigation has...

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  • Trump ends 1st yr with lowest common approval score
Trump ends 1st yr with lowest common approval score

Mr Trump is the first president to fall below a 40 per cent approval rating within the first year of presidency since Gallup began tracking public opinion on this issue in the late 1950s. Regionally, the image of US leadership suffered most in the Americas, where approval ratings dropped to a new low. "In mid-April, 33 percent of Republicans ...

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  • IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports
IOC says North Korea to have 22 athletes in 5 Olympic sports

However, the decision to field a unified ice hockey team has sparked a sharp backlash in the South, including from younger South Koreans upset that an unchastened North Korea is taking the spotlight. Earlier this week, South and North Korea announced the joint participation in the opening ceremony of 2018 Winter Olympics and agreed to form a unifie...

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  • 1 dead following Abbotsford shooting
1 dead following Abbotsford shooting

When officers arrived, they found Lovepreet Singh Dhaliwal with gunshot wounds. Officers found one injured victim who was transported to the hospital for non life threatening injuries. Police said at the time that the targeted persons are "well known to police". "I urge these individuals to come forward and speak with IHIT", Corporal Frank Jang of ...

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  • DOJ asks Supreme Court to review DACA ruling
DOJ asks Supreme Court to review DACA ruling

The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond said the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination". President Barack Obama established the program, known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA , by executive order in 2012.

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  • A Federal Shutdown's Impact On Southeast Ohio
A Federal Shutdown's Impact On Southeast Ohio

Congress has until the end of Friday to pass a bill to avoid a partial shutdown of the federal government, and a bill's passage does not look promising . Congress needs to pass a spending bill that is signed into law by the President by Friday night or shutdown will occur. This is wrong, unjust and no way to run our government.

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  • Trump ends first year without hosting any State Dinners
Trump ends first year without hosting any State Dinners

The right wing promotes capitalism run by rules made up by the right-wing Congress and powerful corporations to increase their wealth - the poor and middle classes get leftovers. Trump in August opted not to pull the United States out of Afghanistan, where 12 service members died from combat during the President's first year, according to a review ...

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  • Referee Ted Valentine apologizes to North Carolina's Joel Berry
Referee Ted Valentine apologizes to North Carolina's Joel Berry

Georgia Tech goes from Thursday night's 64-48 loss to No. 2 Virginia to this matchup at Chapel Hill, with the quick turnaround just part of the challenge. Maye won't sneak up on anyone this year. When this North Carolina team is focused and plays with intensity and grit, they are without a doubt a top team in not only the ACC, but also the country.

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  • Syrian Gov't: US Military Presence In Syria Is Act Of Aggression
Syrian Gov't: US Military Presence In Syria Is Act Of Aggression

Update 15 .29: Turkey has now started air raids on Afrin; supporting the Turkish military, the Free Syrian Army (FSA) has started ground skirmishes against YPG, the US-backed militia; YPG accuses Turkey of using the shelling as an excuse to launch a ground assault .

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  • Justice Department Asks SCOTUS To Reverse Court Ruling Protecting DREAMers
Justice Department Asks SCOTUS To Reverse Court Ruling Protecting DREAMers

After Alsup issued his ruling last week, President Donald Trump tweeted: "It just shows everyone how broken and unfair our Court System is when the opposing side in a case (such as DACA) always runs to the 9th Circuit and nearly always wins before being reversed by higher courts".

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  • Wells Fargo & Co Reiterates
Wells Fargo & Co Reiterates "Sell" Rating for Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (VRX)

About 7.89 million shares traded. Top Pick for Thursday: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . (NYSE: VRX ) has declined 48.51% since January 19, 2017 and is downtrending. The Missouri-based First Allied Advisory Svcs has invested 0.11% in International Paper Company (NYSE:IP). Lombard Odier Asset Mgmt (Europe) invested in 0.02% or 5,35...

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  • USA government shuts down as midnight deadline passes
USA government shuts down as midnight deadline passes

And they hope that Mr. Trump, scorched by the firestorm prompted by his vulgar, racially tinged comments on Africa last week , will be forced back to the negotiating table. Democrats wanted to force through protections from deportation for 700,000 "dreamers" who had previously been covered by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( Daca ) p...

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  • United looking to continue flawless start to 2018
United looking to continue flawless start to 2018

It didn't get Newcastle a point on either occasion. Guardiola has a had to fill the position with midfielder Fabian Delph, right back Danilo as well as attacking midfielders Oleksandr Zinchenko and Phil Foden. Sergio Aguero celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match against Napoli on November 1, 2017 at the San...

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  • JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns
JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns

Numerous more exotic planks on his program have been forgotten or cut down to size, but there has been forward movement on some key dossiers left open by his predecessor Barack Obama. Trump, with bull-in-a-Twitter-feed diplomacy reflecting his impulsive, combative character, has turned the United States into an unpredictable and disruptive force.

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  • President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test
President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

The 71-year-old president performed "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening, which is not standard but was requested by Mr Trump. Perdue described as a " gross misrepresentation " reports that Trump used the vulgarity. Durbin has said the White House should release whatever recording it might have of the meeting. Trump's request came in t...

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  • Durbin subject of Trump's tweets after DACA meeting
Durbin subject of Trump's tweets after DACA meeting

He was referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects young people who came to the U.S.as children and are living here illegally. When Trump was asked on Sunday if he considered that the comments had made it hard to obtain an immigration agreement, Trump responded: "Have you seen what several senators said about...

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  • Syria threatens to down Turkish jets over its Kurdish region
Syria threatens to down Turkish jets over its Kurdish region

Various sources reported on exchange of gunfire and skirmishes at or points on Turkish-Syrian border. The PKK is considered a terrorist organization by both Turkey and the US, as well as the European Union. Erdogan said the statements from Washington were contradictory. "The terrorist organization will be cleansed from there". Turkey consid...

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  • A GOP Congressman Battling Sexual Harassment Reportedly Settled His Own Misconduct Case
A GOP Congressman Battling Sexual Harassment Reportedly Settled His Own Misconduct Case

Meehan, 62, is a married father of three. When he was a member of the Ethics Committee, Meehan led the fight for protections for domestic violence victims and for legislation that would help mandate reporting sexual violence in Congress. The statement from Meehan's spokesman says he would only act with advice of House Counsel and consistent with ...

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  • India beat Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup
India beat Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup

Sunil Ramesh (93) and Ajay Reddy (62) top-scored for India. For Pakistan , Badar Munir scored 57, while Riasat Khan added 48 runs to the team’s total. The start of the innings for Bangladesh was poor because they initially lost their key wickets. However, Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by 156 runs in the semi-final to book a berth in the summi...

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  • How Will A Government Shutdown Affect Public Lands?
How Will A Government Shutdown Affect Public Lands?

The department added that it would "fast track" filling the vacancies on the board "with people who are actually dedicated to working with the Department to better our national parks ". and everywhere else, is promising that "National Parks and other public lands will remain as accessible as possible". The Trump administration is going to "try t...

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  • See the Texas Home Where California 'Horror House' Couple Once Lived
See the Texas Home Where California 'Horror House' Couple Once Lived

The children were deprived of food, and taunted while the parents ate well and showed them pies they were not allowed to have, investigators said. They were arrested after their daughter escaped from their home where police found some of her siblings chained to their beds and severely malnourished.

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  • Mahabodhi temple : Explosive found near gate number 4, defused later
Mahabodhi temple : Explosive found near gate number 4, defused later

Shortly before the discovery of the objects, Dalai Lama had completed holding discourses at the ground. The Intelligence agencies, earlier, had alerted the security officials about the threat at the Buddhist temple during Kalchakra puja but no extra security measures were taken, rued a priest at the Bodh Gaya temple.

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  • International Olympic Committee steps up drug tests ahead of Winter Games
International Olympic Committee steps up drug tests ahead of Winter Games

Three North Koreans will compete in the cross-country skiing and another three in the Alpine skiing slalom and giant slalom events. Critics believe he may try to leverage the Olympics to weaken USA -led worldwide pressure and sanctions toughened due to North Korea's prolonged program of nuclear tests and missile launches.

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  • Russian Federation investigators believe that mafia money funded Doonbeg
Russian Federation investigators believe that mafia money funded Doonbeg

He added that Mr Steele, described as the former lead Russianist at MI6, had been exposed as a former British intelligence officer who worked in Moscow and it would have been unsafe for him to travel to the country. "Thus far, Committee Republicans have refused to look into this key area and we hope the release of this transcript will reinforce the...

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  • Kidnapped Americans, Canadians Released in Nigeria
Kidnapped Americans, Canadians Released in Nigeria

One suspect was arrested in connection with the kidnapping and police were on the trail of remaining suspects, Abeh said. "I can not confirm if there have been negotiations or a ransom paid", Aliyu added. The safety and security of USA citizens overseas are among our top priorities. "We are very pleased that all individuals involved have been r...

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