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Boat with 31 mostly Chinese tourists missing in Malaysia

Malaysia navy chief Ahmad Kamarulzaman Ahmad Badaruddin tweeted that it was "so sad as it happened on CNY (Chinese New Year)" and said navy ships and a C130 aircraft were onsite for the search and res...

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Senegal asks United Nations to support regional bloc action in Gambia

Speaking to Journalists, Abubakar said: "They have been given the task which is very well defined, and we have put together all the air assets that we think are necessary to ensure that we are able to...

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Iran to ban USA citizens after Trump order

A follow-up tweet promised a reciprocal response: "While respecting Americans & differentiating between them & hostile US policies, Iran will take reciprocal measures to protect citizens". Many Ir...

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Greens: Turnbull Must 'Show Guts' In Phone Call With Trump

Greens: Turnbull Must 'Show Guts' In Phone Call With Trump

The Australian government is confident the Trump administration will honor an agreement for the U.S.to take in refugees from Australia-backed Pacific island camps after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull...

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In Canada, Justin Trudeau Says Refugees Are Welcome

In Canada, Justin Trudeau Says Refugees Are Welcome

Diversity is our strength #WelcomeToCanada ", he tweeted. Trudeau's divide with Trump on the refugee crisis is no surprise - Canada is well-known for its ambitious refugee resettlement program. T...

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Vice President Mike Pence will speak at the March for Life

Vice President Mike Pence will speak at the March for Life

Pence, a staunch opponent of abortion, signed several bills seeking to restrict the practice while governor of Indiana. Friday's rally is in stark contrast to the movement that took over D.C. It b...

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How Obama Blew His Chance to Stop US Torture

How Obama Blew His Chance to Stop US Torture

Mitchell and John "Bruce" Jessen, helped develop an escalating series of enhanced interrogation techniques, including waterboarding, for the agency to use on terrorism suspects. But like President Bus...

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Supreme Court Most Pressing Concern Among March for Life Activists

Tens of thousands of anti-abortion activists marched in the United States capital, Washington, DC , spurred on by the election of Donald Trump who has vowed to end taxpayer-funded abortion. "We stand...

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Rona Ambrose lauds Canada-US trade advantage over Mexico

Most North American comic book publishers have their comics for NA printed in Canada at one or both of the two largest printers for the industry at Quebecor and Transcontinental. The TPP is in the pro...

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Most Of The Muslim Countries Trump Targeted Have Discriminatory Visa Policies

At the time he faced global condemnation. But the executive order also makes clear those seven countries are just a starting point for a likely broader ban. "If you are a Christian in Syria , i...

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Trump's 'extreme vetting' order may violate the Constitution

Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) helped block Republican-sponsored legislation created to cut off the flow of refugees from Syria . Oxfam America is condemning President Donald Trump's order to temporar...

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Serena and Venus Williams Define Sisterhood at the 2017 Australian Open

As well as the title, Serena regained the world number one ranking from Germany's Angelique Kerber - but she did not know that was on the line as her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, kept it from her. It r...

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Iran to ban Americans in response to Trump's refugee order

The statement said the Iranian government respects the American people and distinguishes between them and the hostile policies of the United States government . People with dual nationalities are ...

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Trump's Refugee and Immigration Ban Recalls Past Exclusionary Laws

Zuckerberg became the first high-profile tech industry leader to open up about Trump's foreign policy aimed at banning citizens from Muslim countries and mainly Syria. According to The New York Times...

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Donald Trump Vows 'New Vetting' To Weed Out Islamic Radicals

Immigration lawyers, who were inundated with requests for help, said the order was being enforced unevenly across different airports in the US. They were the best of us. "They've been horribly treated...

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Remember the one about the great economy Obama left Trump?

Remember the one about the great economy Obama left Trump?

How binding are executive orders? I will fight the undoing of the ACA (Affordable Care Act) with no substitute. "I don't really remember much about week one of either of those guys ( Obama or B...

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'Great idea': Netanyahu tweets support for Trump's Mexico border wall

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Twitter Saturday that "President Trump is right" for building a wall. " The wall is necessary ", the president said, "because people want protection and a w...

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President Trump's "vetting" plan hurts local Muslims

The president said he only wants to admit people to the United States who will support the country. "We don't want 'em here", Mr Trump declared. "In America, we do not judge a person by the color of...

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Trump affirms U.S. commitment to Japan's security

Trump affirms U.S. commitment to Japan's security

Throughout the long campaign, Trump repeatedly asserted that the U.S.'s allies, including Japan, should shoulder a greater share of the expenses incurred by the US military and its far-flung bases. Th...

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Life Imitating Art: George Orwell's 1984 A Best-Seller Again

The current second bestselling book on Amazon is Tools of Titans: The Tactics, followed by Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers. "Alternative facts is a George Orwel...

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Iran Bans US Visitors In Retaliation

While respecting the American people and distinguishing between them and the hostile policies of the USA government , Iran will implement the principle of reciprocity until the offensive US limitatio...

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Discovery Center celebrates Chinese New Year

Discovery Center celebrates Chinese New Year

There are 12 zodiac animals. If you're looking to get more familiar with the Chinese zodiac , we have all the facts you need to know. But regardless of how the year may be perceived, people will he...

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Pence Declares 'Life Is Winning Again' at Anti-Abortion March

Pence will be the first vice president to ever address the march in person in its 43-year history. Pence pointed out the pro-life majorities in the Congress, the historic election of a "president wh...

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Deeside MP Mark Tami pledges his commitment to today's Holocaust Memorial Day

Deeside MP Mark Tami pledges his commitment to today's Holocaust Memorial Day

The absence of any specific mention of Jews or anti-Semitism was highlighted and criticized by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). "It is impossible to fully fathom the depravity and horror inflicted ...

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Justin Trudeau takes a stand against Trump's Muslim ban

Justin Trudeau takes a stand against Trump's Muslim ban

Most of my fellow Americans agree with you", one person wrote. Instead, the real estate mogul again tweeted attacks on The New York Times and the Washington Post , calling the newspapers' political...

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PD Editorial: Look, but don't expect to find voter fraud

Those situations do occur all over the country, including in Erie County, where a West Seneca woman noticed her deceased grandmother had received an absentee ballot for the presidential election l...

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Syrian Army Takes Over Water Spring near Damascus

Syrian Army Takes Over Water Spring near Damascus

The area is now one of the fiercest battlefronts in Syria's civil war. Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al Assad have retaken control of the Wadi Barada valley, the source of most of Damascus...

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Nieto stays home as Mexico will not pay for The Wall

Nieto stays home as Mexico will not pay for The Wall

It wasn't immediately clear what the pair talked about - or how cordially they greeted one another - but the call follows growing tensions between the North American neighbors. "No one has fought ha...

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British journalists blocked from entering White House during May's visit

The Hill's national correspondent Reid Wilson pointed out that in the White House's daily guidance for upcoming events, the biggest of which was British Prime Minister Theresa May's visit to the U.S...

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Six Iraqis and one Yemeni 'banned from USA flight'

Six Iraqis and one Yemeni 'banned from USA flight'

President Donald Trump's executive order has had an immediate impact on refugees and immigrants who were already en route to the United States, barring them from flights to the country and leading to ...

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Trump visa order 'flagrant insult' to Islamic world, Iran says

A follow-up tweet promised a reciprocal response: "While respecting Americans & differentiating between them & hostile US policies, Iran will take reciprocal measures to protect citizens". and that ...

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Trump to Sign Executive Order Related to Voter Fraud, White House Says

Trump to Sign Executive Order Related to Voter Fraud, White House Says

In fact, while the Pew report did find that many voting rolls contained outdated or inaccurate information, Becker said at the time and has since repeated that there was no evidence that these p...

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President Buhari is not dead says Garba Shehu

President Buhari is not dead says Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu , who stated the position of the Presidency, also threw a jibe at the opposition, which was suspected and accus...

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Inauguration 2017: Donald Trump's Day in Photos

President Donald Trump exited the presidential limo to greet the gathered crowds in Washington, D.C., during the inaugural parade on Friday - continuing a modern tradition of past incoming and incumbe...

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Missing Ohio Plane: Search Called Off, 3 Bodies Identified

Missing Ohio Plane: Search Called Off, 3 Bodies Identified

The Cessna 525 Citation went missing on December 29, 2016. The group was returning to Columbus after a Cleveland Cavaliers game. John Fleming was the pilot of the Cessna 525 Citation that disappeare...

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Robert De Niro Says 'Enough Is Enough' In Letter Supporting Meryl Streep

Robert De Niro Says 'Enough Is Enough' In Letter Supporting Meryl Streep

Not everyone in Hollywood is a fan of Meryl Streep. It sort of broke my heart when I witnessed it and till now I can't seem to get the image out of my head because it wasn't a joke or in a movie. And ...

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Sasha Obama has fun in the sun in Miami

The Naylor Road facility is where the Obamas donated the swing set the first family installed on the South Lawn of the White House eight years ago. "Now you are about to join another rarified club, ...

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Former Miss Italy finalist could lose sight after acid attack

Former Miss Italy finalist could lose sight after acid attack

Her mother has reportedly been left "destroyed" following the attack. Gessica Notaro a former Miss Italy contestant could lose her eyesight after her 'jilted' boyfriend allegedly threw acid in h...

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Another Name Set for the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame Class

Another Name Set for the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame Class

The Ravishing One deserves a place in the Hall of Fame for his contribution to the business. Due to the manner of his death and the way he left the company during the Monday Night Wars, Rude has bee...

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Trump still hasn't named his Secretary of Agriculture

Whoever is chosen to fill the position still has to gain Senate approval however. Heidi Heitkamp (D) of South Dakota, as Politico's Catherine Boudreau reported Monday. Georgia Republicans now contro...

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Bush, Laura Bush to attend Trump's inauguration

Clinton has made few public appearances since losing the 2016 presidential election to Trump. Former presidents traditionally attend the ceremonial transfer of power at the U.S. Another of Bush 41's...

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Sherlock returns with a new season on PBS starting Sunday

Sherlock returns with a new season on PBS starting Sunday

Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Mark Gatiss and Una Stubbs will return as Sherlock Holmes, John Watson, Mycroft and Mrs. Hudson respectively. But it doesn't answer the question: Is it weird th...

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Civilization 6 Gets Big Updates, New Civ

Meanwhile a free "Civ 6" update introduces new features, balancing adjustments and various bug fixes to enhance its gameplay. Starting today, a free Winter update and two new premium DLC's are a...

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Who's playing at Donald Trump's inauguration? Your guide to the line-up

Who's playing at Donald Trump's inauguration? Your guide to the line-up

Donald Trump's inauguration organizers are reportedly having a bit of trouble locking down musical performers for the big day. Colony Capital CEO Thomas Barrack, Laurie Perlmutter (wife of Marvel ch...

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Kate Middleton: 'Prince George caught opening Christmas presents'

Kate Middleton: 'Prince George caught opening Christmas presents'

At the end of their visit they kicked off The Mix Annual Awards by presenting the Volunteer of the Year Award to George Yeorghaki. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry heard how the ...

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SolGen backs drug raps vs De Lima

SolGen backs drug raps vs De Lima

De Lima's lawyer also voiced his client's opposition to Calida's presence in the preliminary investigation because he might play a "material" role upon the filing of the cases in court. "[Ms.] de Lima...

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Lamar Odom is reportedly "sad" his marriage to Khloé Kardashian is over

Sometime last week, Odom voluntarily entered rehab near San Diego, California, almost one year after he was found unconscious in a Nevada brothel due to a nearly fatal drug overdose . They say everyt...

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Long Island teen who was harassed is missing

Long Island teen who was harassed is missing

Seweid was harassed on an uptown 6 train near the 23rd Street subway station by three men who tried to rip off her hijab. An alert was issued by police Friday evening saying Yasmin Seweid , 18, had...

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Presidential election recount set to begin in Wisconsin

Presidential election recount set to begin in Wisconsin

The Green Party Presidential candidate has been pushing for election recounts in key states, hoping to turn the tide in Hillary Clinton's favor. Elections officials in all three states have expressed ...

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Pegasus XL rocket launch from aircraft

Pegasus XL rocket launch from aircraft

The hydraulic pump was not receiving much power. NASA had rescheduled the launch of its Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System ( CYGNSS ) spacecraft for Wednesday, December 14. This will be us...

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