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World News Committee Ices Carryout Cold Beer Bill
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In Indiana, grocers, convenience stores and pharmacies can sell cold wine and warm beer. You won't be able to buy cold beer in stores in IN anytime soon. You'll still have to buy beer at a liquor store if you want to buy it cold. Phil Boots, R-Crawfordsville, that would allow the expansion of cold beer sales.

Author: 0 TRUMPadelphia: 'Shithole countries' and the business of governing

The head of the influential Congressional Hispanic Caucus expressed her opposition to the bipartisan Senate deal, although she said she had not seen its text and noted it had some positive aspects. "He said "s-house" and not "s-hole". Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems". Or do you want people to come in from other parts of the world? "I can't forget what the president said", Durbin added.

World News Cape Town faucets may run dry
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With dam levels now at 28.7 percent capacity and only 39 percent of Capetonians using 87 litres of water or less per day, additional water restrictions are on the cards. "We are making do". As a side effect, the City of Cape Town will implement what it's calling Level 6B water restrictions from 1 February 2018 - two and a half months before the taps run dry.

World News Korea for Wannacry cyberattack in May
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Governments of the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Japan also seemed to agree with the US that North Korea is backing the WannaCry group. A senior administration official told Reuters on Monday that United States intelligence agencies had a "very high level of confidence" that a hacking entity known as Lazarus Group , which works on behalf of the North Korean government , carried out the WannaCry attack.

World News Bob Dole, former US Senator from Kansas, receives Congressional Gold Medal
Author: 0 Bob Dole, former US Senator from Kansas, receives Congressional Gold Medal

It's the highest honor the nation's legislative body has for a civilian. "He set the example of putting country before party", said Sen. Dole was the main previous Republican chosen one to help Trump's bid in the 2016 decision. Contact reporter Angela Deines at (785) 295-1143 or @AngelaDeines on Twitter . "You're a friend, you're a patriot, a hero, and a leader, and today, you have become a recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal".

World News U.S. signals deeper commitment in Syria
Author: 0 U.S. signals deeper commitment in Syria

Tillerson portrayed USA policy toward Syria as a break from former President Barack Obama's approach. Alongside defeating IS and al-Qaida, Tillerson cited several longshot propositions as American goals: Securing a successful United Nations peace process, getting Syrian President Bashar Assad to leave power, ridding Syria of Iran's influence and eradicating all weapons of mass destruction in the country.

World News North Korea calls Trump's
Author: 0 North Korea calls Trump's "nuclear button" tweet the "spasm of a lunatic"

What the Japanese learned is the North Korean fishermen "are being sent out in the wintertime to fish because there's food shortages, and they're being sent out to fish with a lack of fuel to get back", he said. Russian Federation has denied breaching North Korea sanctions. Before he died last month, he told Los Angeles Times writer Jonathan Kaiman the lesson he learned from his time there: "I don't put nothing past North Korea ".

World News Zimbabwe's ex-army boss sworn in as VP; Mugabe gets diplomat's rights
Author: 0 Zimbabwe's ex-army boss sworn in as VP; Mugabe gets diplomat's rights

General Constantino Chiwenga helped delivered power to Mr Mnangagwa who had fallen out with Mugabe after the president sided with his 52-year-old wife in a bitter battle for power. "The performance of the ministers will be reflected by the supervision given by the two Vice Presidents so the assessment of the two will be based on what comes out of our ministries".

World News Sen. Warner Warns Trump What Will Happen If He Fires Mueller
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Looking for news you can trust? Notably, only 8% of Americans overall - including only 15% of Republicans and 18% of those who approve of Trump overall - say Trump's comments have been completely true. Moreover, unlike the bulletproof case that was being amassed by Cox at the time of his dismissal, and Starr's situation in which he did have the goods on Clinton with respect to perjury, there is still no sign that Mueller has any proof that Trump violated any laws.

World News United Nations unanimously slaps new sanctions on N. Korea
Author: 0 United Nations unanimously slaps new sanctions on N. Korea

The export of refined petroleum products to North Korea will be capped at 500,000 barrels for 12 months starting on January 1, 2018, according to the new United Nations resolution. The council has also banned exports of North Korean coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood, and restricted joint ventures. Indeed, because China has already curbed its exports to North Korea , these new limits will likely have a muted impact.

Author: 0 Bitcoin dips below $10000 for first time since December

Cryptocurrencies have been heavily sold off, amid fresh fears of a major regulatory crackdown in South Korea . Other major altcoins, including ethereum , ripple , dogecoin, litecoin and monero , were all down, many losing well over 20 per cent.

World News Birmingham confirmed as hosts of 2022 Commonwealth Games
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Neil Rami, chief executive of the West Midlands Growth Company and member of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee, said: "This is the West Midlands' moment to make its mark". "Being awarded the Games is clearly just the start of a very long journey". According to the BBC Birmingham is expected to be officially announced as the victor later today.

World News Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa heading to Australia with Echo smart speakers

Westpac also has a financial markets news product allowing you to ask Alexa for the headlines. Amazon has also announced that its " Amazon Music Unlimited " service will also be available in Australia from February 1st, 2018. It was also argued by some reviewers when the two devices were first put head-to-head that on a basic level " Alexa " is just simpler to say than "Hey Google", and therefore much more appealing for a task that is all about convenience.

World News Espanyol 1-0 FC Barcelona: 5 Talking Points
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All the goals in this game came in the second half here too and it was the visitors who stunned the home fans by taking the lead. But Messi was denied by a fantastic save by Diego Lopez before Oscar Melendo stole the win for the hosts three minutes from time .

World News Boris Johnson spars with Russian counterpart
Author: 0 Boris Johnson spars with Russian counterpart

Lavrov responded that "the absence of action can never result in anything" and asked to see "concrete facts" about their alleged unsuccessful attempts. However, the UK Foreign Secretary says there is "abundant evidence" Russian Federation attempted to influence polls. "Maybe we do not have the same position on North Korea (DPRK), but our goal is one and the same, and that is to ensure peace and security on the peninsula, as well as preserve the non-nuclear status of the region", Johnson ...

World News India successfully tests Agni-V missile
Author: 0 India successfully tests Agni-V missile

Describing the trial as "fully successful", the sources said, the sophisticated missile travelled for 19 minutes and covered 4,900 km. It added, "India test fired Intercontinental 5000-km range surface to surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V from Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast at 9:53 am".

World News The Democratic senators to watch amid a possible government shutdown
Author: 0 The Democratic senators to watch amid a possible government shutdown

The latest funding measure expires tomorrow. A governmentwide spending deal, billions of dollars in help for hurricane-slammed Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, and health care financing for 9 million children from low-income families have been on hold for weeks, caught first in a crossfire over taxes and now held up in a standoff on immigration.

World News Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians in West Bank, East Jerusalem raids
Author: 0 Israeli forces detain 21 Palestinians in West Bank, East Jerusalem raids

If convicted, she could face a very lengthy jail sentence. In the mid-December incident, captured on video, Tamimi is seen slapping the soldiers outside her West Bank home. Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and the United Nations have all called for the teenager's immediate release. Israeli forces have rounded up 19 Palestinians in dawn raids carried out across the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian Prisoners Society, an NGO, said Thursday.

World News Facebook selfie showing murder weapon helps convict killer in Canada
Author: 0 Facebook selfie showing murder weapon helps convict killer in Canada

For her crime, she was sentenced to seven years in prison. "It's quite remarkable how the police developed this information", prosecutor Robin Ritter told CBC . "She was far too young when she was killed". In a victim impact statement, Gargol's aunt, Jennifer Gargol, expressed her sorrow at the loss. Speaking to the press outside court, she said: "I think that the word motive doesn't have much relevance in this particular case".

World News U.S. fisherman sues driver of boat after collision
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A GoPro camera mounted to the Weldcraft fishing boat captured the frantic seconds as Larsen's Bayliner Trophy motorboat speeds directly at them. Maess, the owner of the boat and an off-duty policeman, has now launched a $372,500 lawsuit against Larsen after he was left in a knee brace that he still has to wear and suffered vision problems.

World News Kelly Lays Out What Trump Wants In A DACA Deal
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Kelly said on Fox that he told the caucus that "they all say things during the course of campaigns that may or may not be fully informed". "He's very definitely changed his attitude toward the DACA issue and even the wall". But Kelly did not confirm that Trump has spoken directly with leader Kim Jong Un. The chief of staff - formerly Director of Homeland Security - explained to the assembled Democrats that he is trying to help Trump "evolve" on immigration policy and on DACA, which allows ...

World News Junker indicates cross-border funding set to continue
Author: 0 Junker indicates cross-border funding set to continue

Responding to Mr Varadkar's speech, DUP MEP Diane Dodds said: "The outcome of Brexit on the ties between our two countries will serve as a wider test of the credentials of any deal reached between the United Kingdom and the EU". This change would mean citizens would discuss the same political issues everywhere from "cafes in Naples and restaurants in Galway", he argued. He said these programs should be protected.

World News USA to continue military training in Pakistan
Author: 0 USA to continue military training in Pakistan

While the peace talks will be Afghan-led, the Kabul government did request that the Security Council weigh in to bring Pakistan onboard. He said that Pakistan's foreign policy on Afghanistan has failed. She also acknowledged Pakistan's "considerable sacrifices" in fighting terrorism. Under a new strategy announced past year, the United States has stepped up air strikes and boosted assistance to Afghan government forces fighting the Taliban to try to break a stalemate and force the ...

World News Tillerson signals deeper USA military commitment in Syria
Author: 0 Tillerson signals deeper USA military commitment in Syria

The comments came after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson outlined plans in a speech Wednesday for the United States to remain engaged diplomatically and militarily in Syria long after the defeat of the radical Islamic State group. USA disengagement from Syria would also provide Iran "golden opportunity" to strengthen its position there. Tillerson promised help on the ground - clearing landmines and restoring utilities ravaged by almost seven years of war - and within the United ...

World News Storm Inga: Snow Causes Travel Chaos as Areas Declare State of Emergency
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Expect bountiful blue January skies out there today and those same frigid temperatures will try to rebound this afternoon. The National Weather Service issued a wind chill advisory on Monday as cold air and wind dropped the temperature. He urged all residents to "be prepared and to stay safe". Other parts of the country have had quite a bit more as the storm system dumped as many as 18 inches of snow on parts of Wisconsin, and Chicago received more than 2 inches on Monday.

World News Turkish forces mass near Syrian border
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The exiled Syrian National Council opposition group also condemned the "US plan for a border force" and said "it was unacceptable" for areas liberated from IS to fall under Kurdish control . At the same time "the U.S. will give Ankara nothing except the promise that they will not allow the SDF to bother them if Turkey promises to continue supporting the United States agenda in the region", Assad said.