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World News Thanks To Trump, ICE Is Cracking Down On Pregnant Women
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But the policy also provided exemptions for women facing mandatory detention or security threats. According to Philip Miller, a top official in ICE's Enforcement and Removal Operations, as of March 20, there were 35 pregnant women in detention in ICE's custody.

World News Quoting scripture for Good Friday
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Participating in Holy Week , feeling the darkness and desolate nature of the death of Christ until the light of His resurrection, is important in understanding the boundless love of God. Moreover, we Christians are not to suffer anyone challenging our dietary choices; "Let no-one judge you by what you eat or drink, or regarding an annual holy day" (Col 2:16).

World News Seoul seeks clarity on Trump's 'may hold up' trade comment
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Tim Shorrock, an author and investigative journalist, joined Radio Sputnik's Loud & Clear Thursday to discuss the news. Senior U.S. officials have expressed concerns privately that Seoul is the weak link in the U.S. -Korea Free Trade Agreement until an undefined "deal" is made with North Korea, despite an agreement in principle between the U.S. and South Korea being reached days ago.

World News PKK militants kill six Turkish soldiers in attack on southern base
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He warned that while Turkey had no intention of harming the troops of its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies deployed in Syria, he would not allow their presence to serve as protection for " terrorists ". Turkey has no intention of harming soldiers of allied nations positioned in the region, but that it could not allow the People's Protection Units (YPG) to roam free, Erdogan said.

World News BJP to announce candidates list for assembly polls in 5-6 days
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The EC today announced a single phase election for the 224-member Karnataka Legislative Assembly on 12 May, with counting of votes to be taken up on 15 May. Accusing the Karnataka government of not doing enough to improve infrastructure or irrigation, Amit Shah recently wondered where the money went. Malviya, however, tweeted that he had only quoted a news channel.

World News Hope Hicks is gone, and it's not clear who can replace her
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And he has broken free of more of the restraints placed upon him by chief of staff John Kelly . Since she announced she was leaving the White House, Hicks has only been in the West Wing intermittently. "A$3 t times, the president has yelled out her name from the Oval Office trying to summon her in there only to find that she's not there", Collins said.

World News Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)
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Newell Brands Inc now has $12.37 billion valuation. US equity benchmarks finished lower for a second straight session on Wednesday as a withering decline among last year's most-prominent stock performers assisted to unsettle Wall Street sentiment.

World News Palestinians clash with Israeli troops
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Palestinian health officials said Israeli forces used mostly gunfire against the protesters, in addition to tear gas and rubber bullets. Eyewitnesses said an Israeli tank opened fire at the two farmers who approached their farm to collect parsley.

World News Vijay Mallya to marry girlfriend Pinky Lalwani
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Mallya might have a soft corner for air-hostesses, Sameera Tyabjee, his first wife was an air-hostess too. Legally, he is still the husband of Rekha Mallya, his childhood friend. Not much is known about her personal life prior to her link up to Mallya but if reports are to be believed, the two have known each other for more than seven years and have been in a relationship for quite awhile now.

World News TN to file 'contempt of Court' petition against Centre on CMB
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Tamil Nadu parties allege that the Modi government did not set up the CMB as it does not want to alienate voters in neighbouring Karnataka, which is opposed to the Supreme Court order. Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief Kamal Haasan said that the CMB was "simple basic requirement" for "not just the farmers but the people as well". Deputy Chief Minister O.

World News 7 things teachers need to know about Kentucky's surprise pension bill
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It also freezes sick days at the end of each fiscal year. In the House, Republicans turned to one of the few teachers in the state legislature to carry the bill in the hopes he could calm the storm of protests outside. The bill's sponsor, Rep. Bam Carney claimed the legislation would save the state about $300 million over the next 30 years. It passed the House by a 49-46 vote earlier Thursday night.

World News CHS Boys Take Two Wins in Lions Tournament
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Senior Brett Chatfield of Attleboro, via Bishop Feehan High, finished 22nd overall (with rounds of 82, 78 and 67) in helping the Bentley University golf team take second place (its fifth top three performance of the season) in the field of 13 schools assembled for the California University (Pa.) Coaches Invitational Classic.

World News Easter trading hours: What's open and what's closed this long weekend
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State offices are also closed, as is the Bossier Parish Courthouse. There will be no mail delivery or pickup Good Friday or Easter Monday. People can visit www.mississauga.ca/portal/miway/miwayfive for more information. Good Friday is the closest Australia seems to get to the old-fashioned public holiday when everything is closed, but with a bit of help you'll still be able to find a few open doors.

World News Canadian teen wins $1000 a week for life on first lotto ticket
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Then she decided that, based on her age, she would accept the lifetime annuity, according to local news reports. One of my dreams would be to work for National Geographic '. "She's so sweet, down to earth, grounded", lottery spokesman Brian Lecompte told CNN". She claimed her prize on Monday at the Loto-Quebec headquarters in Montreal.

Author: 0 China space station headed toward Earth -- will it hit NYC?

The ESA area covers the Americas between the northern continental USA and central Argentina, all of Africa and Australia, southern Europe, the Middle East, and all of Asia south of Mongolia. Having concluded its historic mission, Tiangong-1 has officially terminated sending data and entered its final phase of life on March 16, according to a notice issued by the China Manned Space Engineering Office on Monday.

World News Manafort bets on presidential pardon in special counsel case
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That's according to a report in The New York Times . But the fact that Dowd ( reportedly ) tried to assure both Flynn and Manafort that they would be able to avoid prison time - even if they didn't cooperate with Mueller - suggests that they might know things that Trump does not wish the special counsel to learn.

World News White Sox' Shields rocked for four runs in first on Opening Day
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Abreu led off a homer binge with a two-run shot, Davidson followed with his first home run, and Anderson added his first two batters later. Three times it's happened against the Kansas City Royals . Davidson went back-to-back to make it a one-run game, and Anderson's solo shot tied it. The White Sox, who finished 67-95 last season, made a few solid additions to the roster during the winter, powering up for what seems to be an exciting season on the South Side.

World News Fourth Gaza Border Infiltration in One Week
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Organisers said the protest is supported by several Palestinian factions, including Gaza's dominant Islamist Hamas movement, which is dedicated to the destruction of Israel. If this occurs, IDF will use force. "Seventy years ago we left and today we have made a decision to return to our country", he told AFP . The IDF announced that they will take all means necessary in order to prevent the multitude of Gazans from breaching the fence and gaining access into Israel.

World News Judge rejects Stormy Daniels' bid for Trump to give evidence
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Her lawyer, Michael Avenatti believes the threat can only be traced back to 2 people - Trump or his attorney, Michael Cohen . Renato Mariotti, a former federal prosecutor from Chicago, said that if Trump was indeed unaware of a hush agreement with Daniels, the agreement was probably not valid.

World News Pope washes feet of inmates at Regina Coeli prison
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After looking at them with love like he always did, Jesus told them they didn't know what they were asking. His name, Francis said, is "Jesus, not Pontius Pilate. "I am a sinner like you but today I represent Jesus..." Pope Francis began his visit in the prison infirmary, meeting with prisoners there. The pontiff opened the most solemn period of the Church's liturgical calendar by celebrating Palm Sunday Mass in St.

World News Video Shows the Tense Moment a Cheetah Explored a Safari Group's auto
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Hayes and his uncle were on a safari in Tanzania when three cheetahs zeroed in on their land cruiser. One of the cheetahs got in the back seat as the group was watching another cheetah that got on the hood of the vehicle. 'I felt like I had to clear my mind of any thoughts because from everything you're told about predators like that, they can sense fear and any sort of discomfort you're feeling and they'll react accordingly'.

World News United States wants social media details from all visa applicants
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House of Travel's Brent Thomas says 15 million foreigners apply for a visa each year, he's not aware of any other country that requires people to hand over social media details. Citizenship and Immigration Services, said an individual's refusal to turn over their social media accounts couldn't alone be used to deny approval. It is an extension of efforts by the previous administration to more closely scrutinise social media after the San Bernardino terrorist attack.

World News One suspect arrested, one still at large in Tyler St. pizzeria robbery
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Rohlfing added Monroe County had not had a documented officer-involved shooting in 200 years. An officer with the Lapeer Police Department pulled over a 2008 Dodge Avenger around 2:30 a.m. Two of the suspects tried to flee but were later apprehended by police. Police set up a perimeter and searched for almost three hours. The manager of Furniture & More contacted the police to report that Lee allegedly urinated on the sidewalk next to his business, Joliet Deputy Police Chief Ed Gregory ...

World News Kentucky officer killed, police search for suspect
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DeCoursey is said to be driving a stolen white 1997 Chevy Z71 extended cab pickup with a Harley Davidson sticker on the back window. An armed and risky man is wanted in the shooting of a Hopkinsville, KY police officer. He said mental health professionals and chaplains had been brought in to help Meacham's co-workers. Meacham was also married and had two young children.

World News Census Bureau Releases 2020 Questions, Including One On Citizenship
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That makes undercounting a particular concern in states such as IL with large urban areas that are home to a major concentration of foreign-born immigrants such as Chicago. The Department of Commerce stated that "between 1820 and 1950 nearly every decennial census asked about citizenship in some form", something the Associated Press has shown is not "exactly right".

World News Trump to push for infrastructure in Ohio
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The President also made news on worldwide affairs, too, telling the audience that the United States will be "coming out of Syria" very soon. The President also compared the US-Mexico border, where he has pushed for months to build a wall, to the 160-mile-long demilitarized zone between North and South Korea, suggesting that it's unfair the United States helps to secure one border but not the other.