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Donald Trump offers to apologise over far-right video shares

I'm for women, I'm for men, I'm for everyone . British journalist and television personality Piers Morgan took his dissent towards Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to another level when he presented US President Donald Trump with an Arsenal jersey and asking the eccentric Republican to replace Wenger as the head coach of North London . Read More »

Multiple Americans killed, injured in Kabul hotel attack

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Vehicles burn after a deadly suicide attack in Jalalabad, Afghanistan , on January 24, 2018. After blowing up a vehicle outside the charity's compound, the attackers used a rocket-propelled grenade to storm the complex in a raid claimed by IS via its propaganda arm Amaq. Read More »

Ryan: Democrats should vote for short-term bill

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It was rescinded by President Trump in September, and he instructed Congress to deal with it legislatively. The measure gained 50 votes to proceed to 49 against, but 60 were needed to break a Democratic filibuster. Senate observers saw that as a positive, as neither McConnell nor Schumer engaged in any scorched earth exchanges, unlike earlier in the day. "Let's step back from the brink, let's victimizing the American people , and get back to work on their behalf", Mr. Read More »

Hospital fire in South Korea kills 37

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Patients trapped on upper floors used ladders and plastic escape slides to get out of the building and firefighters carried those who could not walk. Sejong Hospital has a nursing home for the elderly and also offers regular medical services. Read More »

Taliban Claimed Kabul Bombing Kills at Least 95

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The powerful blast was felt throughout the capital. At least 95 people were killed and 158 more were wounded. The bomber used the ambulance to pass through one checkpoint, saying he was taking a patient to a nearby hospital, the interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said. Read More »

New details on Amber Alert for missing NC 4-year-old

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Detective Sgt. Jessica Sadovnikov with the Scotland County Sheriff's Office said that Raul has wandered around his family's property before, which has a chicken coop and several trailers and sheds, but emphasized that he has never gone so far as to leave the property. Read More »

Macron calls for more sanctions, pressure on Venezuela

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In response, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called his country's ambassador to Spain, Mario Isea, back to Caracas for consultation. On Monday the European Union announced measures targeting people in charge of security forces accused of widespread abuses, particularly during the 2017 anti-government protests. Read More »

Casino Mogul And RNC Leader Steve Wynn Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

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In addition to causing trouble for the RNC , the sexual assault allegations against Wynn are already having an impact on his business empire. The Journal report made an immediate impact: Bloomberg reports Wynn Resorts shares fell more than 8% after the news hit, the largest drop since July. Read More »

Pool 2 of marquee players sold at IPL 2018 auction

South Africa batsman Hashim Amla was another big global name to go unsold. Lasith Malinga , whose form has taken a considerable dip in the previous year or so, too will be part of the auction, apart from his Sri Lankan mates Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella. Read More »

New York Mets Bringing Back Jose Reyes

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Reyes, who played all over the infield as well as a few innings in the outfield last season, led the injury-plagued Mets in both at-bats and games played. Reyes also served as a mentor to Amed Rosario, the Mets' top prospect a year ago and their starting shortstop heading into Spring Training. The Mets retained Reyes' rights into last season and, at the end of it, he vocally expressed a desire to return. Read More »

NAFTA must be Trudeau's focus at Davos -- scholar — Interview

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President Donald Trump approved new tariffs on imports, the leaders of Canada and India come out forcefully Tuesday against a drift toward protectionism in the global economy. Without directly referring to Trump or the U.S., Modi said the "negative impact of this kind of mindset can not be considered less unsafe than climate change or terrorism". Read More »

Pence visits Western Wall on last day of Israel visit

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President Trump's decision follows a certain logic, and does not come out of the blue despite the surprise and shock it caused to Arab governments. "You proved that you are a true friend of the State of Israel and of Jerusalem". "The thing people don't realize is these people have made their mark in markets in real estate", Netanyahu said, before going on to stress that the central issue isn't land - the position Palestinians take - but recognition of Israel. Read More »

Brownback to resign next Wednesday

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January 31. "As a lifelong Kansan, I have been privileged to serve and represent my fellow citizens for most of my adult life", he said. Brownback changed Kansas state policy to make it almost impossible for transgender Kansans to change their birth certificates to reflect their gender identity. Read More »

EU Needs to Reform Itseld to Compete With Big Powers - Macron

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CEOs or top executives from Coca-Cola, Google, JP Morgan and Alibaba are among those expected. Also speaking at a special session, Merkel said the spirit of multilateralism, which rebuilt Europe and formed its global institutions in the aftermath of the World War II, was now under threat. Read More »

Super Blue Blood Moon coming January 31st

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Supermoons are seen about once every 14 or 15 months; so again, no biggie. The second full moon of the month is known as a Blue Moon. Well that's simply when we get a second full moon in one month. Johnston adds that the country's Eastern time zone will have the most trouble seeing the eclipse on January 31, which begins at 5:51 a.m. ET. About 3% of all full moons are blue moons. Read More »

Commuter train derails near Milan

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Italian agency ANSA reported the commuter train that was travelling from Cremona to Milan. She said the incident happened at around 7 am (0600 GMT) near the Milan suburb of Segrate. The organization's online networking page said the postponements because of the train derailment were caused by a "specialized burden". The reason for the train crash is as yet unknown. Read More »

Sewers will keep functioning‚ Cape Town assures residents

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Cape Town told residents last week they would need to cut their daily water consumption by nearly half from next month as authorities scramble to prevent the city running out of water. Dam water levels at that point will have fallen to 13.5 percent - a level so low that no water can be pumped through the city's extensive water distribution system. Read More »

Trump meets Duggan, other mayors at White House

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At least the mayors of three cities that received Justice Department letters were meant to attend Wednesday's meeting: Michael Hancock of Denver , Greg Fischer of Louisville, Kentucky, and de Blasio. Chavez-DeRemer was among eight metro-area mayors in Washington D.C. for the US Conference of Mayors. "I want to know what Mayor Harp would say to the families of the two murder officers by an illegal immigrant". Read More »

Captive California children give information to authorities

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The 29-year-old child weighed just 82 pounds, prosecutors said and the other children are so thin they all look younger than their actual ages, authorities said. The horrific story of 13 children held captive by their parents in Perris, California brings back some eerie memories for an OH woman. "Victims in these kinds of cases, they tell their story, but they tell it slowly". Read More »

Phoenix high-speed chase ends in crash

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He stopped at a red light and kept driving after law enforcement rammed his Jeep. The driver continued on to the Loop 202 into Tempe and exited the freeway at Scottsdale Road. The suspect climbed out of his wrecked vehicle and ran a short distance, stopping to speak to people emerging from a building to see what was happening. Read More »

Mummified woman was seven-time great grandmother of Boris Johnson

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It only became clear in 2017, in newly discovered archives, that the mummy had been uncovered once before, in 1843. We now know the toxic chemical is more likely to kill than a cure a patient. Five generations of von Pfeffels later, Marie Luise von Pfeffel marryied Stanley Fred Williams. Their daughter Yvonne married Osman Wilfred Johnson Kemal... Read More »

USA federal employees to return after lawmakers end government shutdown

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The final vote was 81-18. As part of negotiations last week to end the government shutdown, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer offered to fund part of President Donald Trump's proposed border wall in exchange for protections for the almost 700,000 unauthorized immigrants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program . Read More »

Democrats are starting to acknowledge the inevitable on Trump's wall

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President Trump is "looking forward" to being interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller in the investigation into Russian election meddling and any ties to Trump associates, he said at the White House on Wednesday. Trump signaled Wednesday he could back a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers if lawmakers approve $25 billion for his U.S. -Mexico border wall. What is Trump's plan for Daca? He also reiterated that the wall would be roughly 800 miles of new construction plus other ... Read More »

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists update Doomsday clock

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Scientists and experts moved the minute hand on the " Doomsday Clock " closer to midnight Thursday, warning that the world appears to be closer to a doomsday scenario than it has at any point since the 1950s. It was founded at the University of Chicago in 1945 by a group of scientists who helped develop the first atomic weapons. "We've made the clear statement that we feel the world is getting more unsafe", said Lawrence Krauss, chair of the Bulletin's Board of Sponsors and director of ... Read More »

Porn star who 'had affair' with Trump suspended from Instagram

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Trump for President, Inc'. Later in the segment, Todd showed footage of Daniels spinning around a pole on stage in her bra. "And then I remember thinking, 'But I bet if he did, it would be a lot"'. However there is one person who would not be by his side for support. At the time, she was considering running for a U.S. Senate in Louisiana and Trump's name came up as a potential donor for her campaign. Read More »

Special counsel questions Sessions

Sessions was interviewed "for hours" last week, a Justice Department spokeswoman said , marking the first known time a member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet has been interviewed. Sessions recused himself from the Russian investigation in March, a move that publicly angered Trump. Mr Trump told reporters that his former rival Hillary Clinton was not prepared to be interviewed under oath by the Federal Bureau of Investigation about her use of a private email server. Read More »