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World News Poppi Worthington was failed by the United Kingdom justice system
Author: 0 Poppi Worthington was failed by the United Kingdom justice system

Her father, Paul Worthington, said he put her in his bed and went to get a fresh nappy, but five or 10 minutes later he reached over to find she was limp or floppy. Poppi Worthington's death has seen no one prosecuted. Instead, he relied on Coroners Rule 22 - the right of an individual not to answer any question that may incriminate them at a future date.

World News North Korea seeks further Olympic talks
Author: 0 North Korea seeks further Olympic talks

North Korea is planning to send a large delegation to the Olympics in addition to the athletes and performance group. South Korea had also said that it is seeking to form a combined women's hockey team with the North. The government also said it will allow both teams to carry a flag of the Korean Peninsula - instead of each carrying their own national flags - during the opening ceremony if both sides agree.

World News Mitt Romney Told Friend He'll Run for Senate
Author: 0 Mitt Romney Told Friend He'll Run for Senate

Democrats accused Romney himself of racism when he ran for president in 2012, particularly when he Barack Obama supporters of voting for "free stuff", and when he joked that "no one's ever asked to see my birth certificate". If not, we need to find somebody else to run, and there's people that have been trying to queue up for the opportunity". Day to attack President Trump for allegedly calling Haiti and African nations "shithole countries".

Author: 0 Trump denies being a racist

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a Republican from California, recently gave a presentation to President Donald Trump about the hard midterm landscape, The Washington Post reported. She also appeared to rebut Trump's remarks from earlier in the day. Haiti , Botswana and Senegal have also summoned diplomats over the matter, and more diplomats are expected to be called this week, Goldstein said.

World News Certain adults may need to work to get Medicaid
Author: 0 Certain adults may need to work to get Medicaid

Democrats argue the objective of the program is to provide health insurance to low-income people, which won't be met by requirements that could result in people getting kicked off the program. That's the state-federal program that provides health insurance for more than a million people in OR, from low-income families to frail seniors in nursing homes.

Author: 0 Move to ban cryptocurrencies sparks uproar in South Korea

The cryptocurrency's market capitalisation now stands at $239 billion. The government on Monday announced that it will respect market forces and allow cryptocurrency exchanges to continue to operate - but will crack down on any illegalities.

World News Russian Federation slams 'deplorable' U.S. demands for change to Iran nuclear deal
Author: 0 Russian Federation slams 'deplorable' U.S. demands for change to Iran nuclear deal

Lavrov said the past year had not been easy from a foreign policy perspective as he took questions on Syria, Ukraine, the Korean peninsula and other global issues, in a diplomatic roundup of 2017. The White House must adapt to the new multipolar world. Russian Federation views the deployment of Aegis Ashore in Japan and elsewhere as part of a global US missile defense system.

World News Convicted Intelligence Leaker Chelsea Manning Releases US Senate Campaign Ad
Author: 0 Convicted Intelligence Leaker Chelsea Manning Releases US Senate Campaign Ad

Former convicted spy Bradley Manning-turned-Chelsea Manning is running for the U.S. Senate in Maryland. "She should be in prison", Bongino argued, also calling out the former U.S. "We need to stop expecting that our systems will somehow fix themselves, we need to actually take the reins of power from them". She is running as a Democrat and will likely challenge two-term Senator Democrat Ben Cardin.

World News Panic in USA over Fake Missile Attack Alert
Author: 0 Panic in USA over Fake Missile Attack Alert

He called on officials at all levels of government to identify and eliminate similar vulnerabilities. Parts of Hawaii woke up Saturday to an emergency alert: "BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII ". Like I said, the immediate shelters are in town. "With North Korea and all the tension it's just insane, and there's no way to prepare for that".

World News Haiti, El Salvador and African nations are 's**thole countries,' Trump says
Author: 0 Haiti, El Salvador and African nations are 's**thole countries,' Trump says

Why don't we get more people from Norway?'" Durbin said. "They will have to work extra hard to send that message right now, but that's part of their responsibility". I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed, that I can tell you", Trump told reporters at the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida, where he was having dinner with Republican House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy.

World News Snow today followed by unsafe wind chills
Author: 0 Snow today followed by unsafe wind chills

Additional snow accumulations of up to two inches are expected. The combination of gusty winds and new snowfall could bring areas of blowing snow in portions of west central, southwest and south central Minnesota tonight. The wind chill warning and advisory will expire at noon on Tuesday . You should slow down and have winter weather supplies in your vehicles. Hypothermia can also occur if precautions are not taken.

World News 'Several wounded' after massive explosion in Antwerp
Author: 0 'Several wounded' after massive explosion in Antwerp

There were reports that people were trapped inside a building after the blast, which police have said is not a terrorist attack, The Independent reported . Shocked residents were seen being led from the scene by fire crews as they tried to deal with the disaster. Belgium has been on high alert since suicide bombings in Brussels in 2016.

World News Pope Heads to Chile, Peru to Focus on Indigenous People
Author: 0 Pope Heads to Chile, Peru to Focus on Indigenous People

No one was hurt, according to local reports. His visit to South America aims to bolster the local Church beset by child sex abuse scandals. President Michelle Bachelet asked Chileans on Friday to receive Pope Francis in a "climate of respect", and said it was not known who was behind the attacks.

World News Rogue wallaby 'arrested' after Harbour Bridge chaos
Author: 0 Rogue wallaby 'arrested' after Harbour Bridge chaos

A caller named Jesse told radio station 2GB he thought there had been an accident on the Harbour Bridge before he spotted the creature. "There was a police auto following it at a slow pace, it was hopping down the street, that's Australia for you!" said Dean .

World News SpaceX set to launch secret Zuma mission
Author: 0 SpaceX set to launch secret Zuma mission

In a statement to TechCrunch , SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell said , "For clarity: after review of all data to date, Falcon 9 did everything correctly on Sunday night". The company said it delayed the mission for "fairing testing". SpaceX has censored like this before with other classified government payloads that the company has launched.

World News Rescue efforts end for California mudslide victims
Author: 0 Rescue efforts end for California mudslide victims

Officials hoped to have an estimate Monday about when USA 101 would reopen, Shivers said. More than 500 homes were damaged or destroyed. "This entire area is a very active rescue and recovery and fix zone right now". Crews will drop a nontoxic, biodegradable "expansion agent" that will break down the boulders into more manageable sizes. Cleanup crews were working around the clock in 12-hour shifts.

World News These Parents Kept 13 Kids Shackled As Slaves In Their Home
Author: 0 These Parents Kept 13 Kids Shackled As Slaves In Their Home

Deputies said 57-year old David Allen Turpin and 49-year old Louise Anna Turpin, identified as the parents of the victim, were arrested for torture and child endangerment. When police met with the girl she appeared to be only 10 years old and slightly emaciated. The police in a statement did not detail the parents' motive for holding the children hostage, and a police spokesman said he had no further details.

World News US diplomat Alice Wells acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism
Author: 0 US diplomat Alice Wells acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua meeting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells on Monday. In a meeting with the Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua in Islamabad , Ms Wells noted the importance of the longstanding bilateral relationship, and acknowledged Pakistan's efforts in eradicating terrorism and conveyed the U.S.

World News Gov't orders Rappler to shut down; Rappler cries 'harrassment'
Author: 0 Gov't orders Rappler to shut down; Rappler cries 'harrassment'

Rappler said it would fight the ruling in the courts and continue to operate. "It is a stern warning that media outfits should abandon independence and act as flunkey of the government or face repression", said Casilao, who, like Gabriela, belongs to the now-opposition Makabayan bloc in the House.

World News UAE Says Qatari Fighter Jets Intercept Passenger Planes
Author: 0 UAE Says Qatari Fighter Jets Intercept Passenger Planes

One of the planes was intercepted at 10.30 am, and the second at 11.05 am at between 9,000 and 10,000 feet. "Moreover, the crews and passengers saw the incidents with their naked eyes, which proves that the interception posed a present and clear threat to the lives of innocent civilians", he said.

World News 1000 teens charged with child porn distribution via Facebook
Author: 0 1000 teens charged with child porn distribution via Facebook

The age of consent in Denmark is 15, however, sexually explicit material involving anyone under 18 is classified as child pornography. The case is "very large and complex", Police Inspector Lau Thygesen said. The case dates to 2015 when Facebook received reports that videos containing sexual material involving people under the age of 18 were being shared, according to The Copenhagen Post and other sources.

World News Palestinian Leader Rebukes Trump: 'Shame On You'
Author: 0 Palestinian Leader Rebukes Trump: 'Shame On You'

Abbas said that "Israel has ended the Oslo agreement", and therefore the Central Council needs to think of "where should we go from here?" A statement by the United Kingdom's Minister for the Middle East Alistair Burt said that the United Kingdom.

World News COSMOS with Neil deGrasse Tyson will return for an additional season
Author: 0 COSMOS with Neil deGrasse Tyson will return for an additional season

In conjunction with the launch of the new season, National Geographic Books will publish a companion book of the same name, which is written by Druyan. Check out the teaser for the next season of Cosmos , subtitled " Possible Worlds ". The first 2014 season, called " Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey ", carried on the same formula that made Sagan's 1980 show one of the most successful TV shows in USA history.

World News DHS Chief Says Immigration Talks are About Security, not Amnesty
Author: 0 DHS Chief Says Immigration Talks are About Security, not Amnesty

Jeff Flake, a Republican senator from Arizona has contradicted the arguments of his fellow party men saying that people in the room during Thursday's meeting told him that the president had used the controversial language. David Perdue (R-Ga.), and Sen. Cotton said Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation" that he "didn't hear" the vulgar word. Fully ending the program was delayed six months to give Congress time to decide how to handle the reform.

World News Foreign ministers to gather for North Korea talks in Vancouver
Author: 0 Foreign ministers to gather for North Korea talks in Vancouver

North Korea has offered to send a "great symphony" to next month's PyeongChang Winter Olympics in South Korea , as the two sides held a follow-up meeting to last Tuesday's first inter-Korean dialogue in over two years. "The joint South Korea-U.S. military exercises destroy peace, brings all kinds of misfortunes to our [unitary] people". Other reports claimed North Korea and South Korea could compete side-by-side in figure skating after Gangwon Province Governor Choi Moon-soon proposed ...

World News Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex-abuse victims for 'MeToo' criticism
Author: 0 Catherine Deneuve apologizes to sex-abuse victims for 'MeToo' criticism

In particular, she referred, without naming her, to former radio presenter Brigitte Lahaie, who during a debate on French TV said women could "orgasm during a rape". "I am a free woman and I will remain so", she continued. "An era where simple denunciations on social networks cause punishment, resignation, and...

World News Flake Likens Trump to Stalin Over 'Enemy of People' Press Attacks
Author: 0 Flake Likens Trump to Stalin Over 'Enemy of People' Press Attacks

Flake, a fervent critic of the Trump administration, is set to give the speech the same day Trump is expected to announce the winners of the so-called "fake news" awards . Facing declining support for taking on the Republican leader, Flake announced his retirement in a Senate floor speech in October. "And I think that that's a role that I should have as a member of the Senate", Flake told Hunt in the interview.