• Catholic Women Urge Pope to Tear Down Church's 'Walls of Misogyny'
Catholic Women Urge Pope to Tear Down Church's 'Walls of Misogyny'

She was speaking ahead of a " Voices of Faith " conference taking place to mark International Women's Day. "So it seems to me that those who argue that women can never be priests have got now to be put to the pin of their collar - clerical collar, obviously - to explain then the radical, innovative ideas and the strategies that they are going to ...

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  • Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport
Airport Chaos: Technical issues causing major delays at Sydney Airport

Terminals 1 and 2 have been impacted due to a technical glitch. "Of course, nobody at an airport at 5:30am could possibly have had anywhere near enough sleep, so you can imagine the mood", she continued. While there was some frustration from passengers affected by the delays as the check-in and security queues began to mix together, many appear t...

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  • Trump's guns stance a struggle for Congress, NRA
Trump's guns stance a struggle for Congress, NRA

His comments suggested that, after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida, left 17 people dead and sparked a youth movement for gun control, he was interested in breaking with the gun-rights group on key issues. That measure came closer to passage than any other gun legislation in recent years when it drew 54 votes in 2013. Republicans in Congr...

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  • Schumer introduces Democratic infrastructure plan
Schumer introduces Democratic infrastructure plan

The rate was lowered from 35 percent this year under the GOP tax bill. Among other changes, the Democrats would restore the estate tax exemption at $11 million for couples, rather than double that, as became law under the GOP bill, and revive the alternative minimum tax.

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  • Northeastern US hit by second major storm in a week
Northeastern US hit by second major storm in a week

The storm, which is still dropping snow across northern New England, caused plenty of misery. Coastal flooding is also a concern, with a warning in effect for eastern MA, the National Weather Service said . "Heavy snowfall and high winds have resulted in hazardous driving conditions", Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker tweeted. Boston Public ...

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  • Georgia celebrates International Women's Day
Georgia celebrates International Women's Day

Many students in schools and other educational settings participate in special lessons, debates or presentations about the importance of women in society, their influence, and issues that affect them. It is in the interest of us all - the fans, the families, and every girl and woman who has been able to fully realise her dreams through athletic...

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  • President Trump Calls Oakland Mayor's ICE Warning 'A Disgrace'
President Trump Calls Oakland Mayor's ICE Warning 'A Disgrace'

In fiery tweets, speeches and at a news conference at the Capitol, the Democrats said the Justice Department lawsuit is based on lies and challenges California's sovereignty. " How dare you distract the American people from a failed immigration system that tears apart decent families and forces the workers that our economy depends on to harves...

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  • Italian elections, a punishment against the political class
Italian elections, a punishment against the political class

Here are some of the main takeaways from the election and what to expect in coming weeks as Italy tries to avoid a political stalemate. A prolonged political stalemate could make heavily indebted Italy the focus of market concern in Europe, now that the threat of German instability has receded after the revival on Sunday of a grand coalition ...

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  • Statue Politics Continue: Ambedkar And Periyar Statues Vandalized After Lenin
Statue Politics Continue: Ambedkar And Periyar Statues Vandalized After Lenin

Circle officer of Mawana UN Mishra said a villager noticed that Ambedkar's statue was vandalised and informed the police. According to CPI (M) leaders BJP workers in large number pulled down Russian revolutionary and Communist icon Vladimir Lenin's statue in Belonia on Monday and the very next day another statue of the leader was vandalised in ...

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  • Shares in The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Acquired by Ascension Asset Management LLC
Shares in The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Acquired by Ascension Asset Management LLC

Credit Suisse Group reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of The Coca-Cola in a research report on Tuesday, February 13th. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)'s stock on Wednesday traded at beginning with a price of $ 43.59 and when day-trade ended the stock finally slumped -0.25% to reach at $43.82.

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  • Canada Updates Security Alert for Mexico after Playa del Carmen Incidents
Canada Updates Security Alert for Mexico after Playa del Carmen Incidents

Embassy in Mexico City received information about a security threat in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico, '" said spokesman Philip Hannan, echoing the statement on the website . Responding to the alert , the local governor's office said US visitors remain welcome in the state of Quintana Roo and Mexico as a whole. The U.S.

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  • Chesapeake students need signed permission slips to participate in walkout
Chesapeake students need signed permission slips to participate in walkout

Los Angeles Unified School District board members on Tuesday called on legislators to enact more stringent gun laws, a day after the city attorney announced the formation of a blue-ribbon panel to explore safety in local schools. Nampa and West Ada districts have made a similar request. "We immediately do not see that as a negative mark", Gibli...

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  • Former Trump campaign manager pleads not guilty, trial to begin July 10
Former Trump campaign manager pleads not guilty, trial to begin July 10

Last week, he denied wrongdoing in a related case in Washington accusing him of money laundering. The Washington case is set for trial on September 17. Trump has denied that his campaign colluded with Russian Federation. He was originally indicted past year with Gates, Trump's former deputy campaign manager.

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  • Snowstorm threatens new round of power outages on US East Coast
Snowstorm threatens new round of power outages on US East Coast

What states will be most affected? Winter storm warnings and weather advisories were in effect from Northern Maryland to ME, as well as in parts of the Appalachians in West Virginia. In New Jersey , a volunteer firefighter used the snow to save a house from major fire damage. Between 20 and 30cm of wet, heavy snow, some of it accompanied by t...

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  • Sony Corporation (SNE): Focus on Unusual Volume Activity Stock
Sony Corporation (SNE): Focus on Unusual Volume Activity Stock

Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range. Here you can compare recent volume with average volume three month ago. A higher current ratio is always more favorable than a lower current ratio because it shows the company can more easily ...

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  • Female foeticide a matter of 'deep shame', says PM Narendra Modi
Female foeticide a matter of 'deep shame', says PM Narendra Modi

Speaking during the event in Jhunjhunu , PM Modi praised people of Jhunjhunu for their "never say never" attitude. The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi interacting with the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao beneficiaries, in Jhunjhunu , Rajasthan on March 08, 2018.

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  • Danish inventor denies murder in Swedish journalist death trial, says lawyer
Danish inventor denies murder in Swedish journalist death trial, says lawyer

Danish inventor Peter Madsen has testified to a court that Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who died during a trip on his submarine, "had a wonderful evening until it ended in an accident", but denied that any sexual activity had taken place between them.

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  • 14-Year-Old Arrested for Impersonating Sheriff's Deputy
14-Year-Old Arrested for Impersonating Sheriff's Deputy

The white Ford Explorer had no law enforcement or other type of markers to identify it as a patrol vehicle beyond the emergency lights, nor were there any license plates. Police also realized the teen had a busy night before he was pulled over: He had pulled over a woman in a fake traffic stop, and asked for her identification, police said.

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  • Amber alert canceled after body found
Amber alert canceled after body found

Seven-month-old Jody Minjarez was found dead Wednesday afternoon at 3005 Venice Blvd., where his father was arrested, Oklahoma City police report. However, authorities later said they believed Minjarez was driving a light blue BMW four-door sedan or a white 2008 Cadillac Escalade, with the Oklahoma license plate 128KNQ.

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  • Ahead of elections, Karnataka govt unveils state flag
Ahead of elections, Karnataka govt unveils state flag

Karnataka has had an unofficial state flag since the mid-1960s when pro-Kannada groups agitated against the screening of non-Kannada films in the state. The flag's colours symbolise piety or forgiveness (yellow), truth and peace (white), bravery (red). The emblem will the printed in black and white on the central white stripe.

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  • Balotelli Blasts Nigerian Born Italian Senator Over Anti-Immigration Stand
Balotelli Blasts Nigerian Born Italian Senator Over Anti-Immigration Stand

Nigeria-born Toni Iwobi moved to Italy in 1976 and joined the Northern League in 1993, serving as a local councillor. In an Instagram post on Tuesday, Balotelli taunted the Nigerian-born lawmaker, saying people have not told Iwobi that he is black.

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  • Trump's pro-trade adviser quits
Trump's pro-trade adviser quits

There was a $200 billion infrastructure program. Top administration officials blanketed the airwaves on Wednesday in defense of the plan that's been criticized by Republicans, widely panned by corporate America, shaken global financial markets , and prompted the resignation of Trump's top economic adviser Gary Cohn .

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  • Tillerson says African countries should weigh Chinese loans carefully
Tillerson says African countries should weigh Chinese loans carefully

Tillerson said China was encouraging dependency in Africa through its infrastructure and other support. "We are not in any way attempting to keep Chinese "dollars" from Africa", he said , "(but) it is important that African countries carefully consider the terms of those agreements and not forfeit their sovereignty".

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  • South Korean Envoys to Bring Message From Kim to US
South Korean Envoys to Bring Message From Kim to US

However, the North has yet to corroborate the South Korean statement. North Korea also expressed willingness to hold a "candid dialogue" with the United States to discuss its nuclear disarmament and establish diplomatic relations. "We have a long history, 27 years, of talking to North Korea". The deal fell apart in 2002 when a senior US officia...

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  • China's trade surplus with the USA narrows slightly
China's trade surplus with the USA narrows slightly

Sidelined under Cohn to whom he has reported since late previous year, Navarro, who is Trump's trade adviser, would now appear to have free rein. "China is willing and ready to inherit and take forward our traditional friendship and be a friend and partner of the Indian people".

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