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World News Trump Addresses March For Life
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A year into his presidency, Trump has sought to curtail abortion rights by making rules and policy changes across agencies. "I believe that this is a first for a president to show any kind of acknowledgment of the march". During an interview with VOA in advance of the march, she said her group wants Roe versus Wade reversed, but is also trying to stop abortion through state laws.

World News Mary Lou McDonald nominated as next leader of Sinn Féin
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Sky News Ireland Correspondent David Blevins said the change in leadership was "significant", adding that Mrs McDonald is the first woman to lead Sinn Fein and comes from a middle class background. "We also have to challenge unionism", he added. Party president Gerry Adams announced his intention to stand down in November after more than three decades at the helm.

World News Mamata backs Kejriwal, says EC recommendation against 'natural justice'
Author: 0 Mamata backs Kejriwal, says EC recommendation against 'natural justice'

Mr Kejriwal pitched the AAP as the victim, the wronged party. "On June 23, 2017, the Election Commission had in its order stated that our MLAs would be called for hearing". Today, he said the AAP faced opposition from within over its nominees for the Rajya Sabha and the party would have possibly split had the EC's recommendation was announced last month when the party had decided the nominees.

World News Russia Expresses in United Nations its Support for Iran
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Global fears about nuclear weapons are at their highest point since the Cold War, Guterres said , calling the North Korean question the "most unsafe peace and security challenge in the world today". The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says the regimes that most threaten the world today with weapons of mass destruction - North Korea, Iran and Syria - also deny their people human rights, promote conflict and regional instability and "aid terrorists and militant groups".

World News Vail's Vonn crushes Cortina course for 40th career downhill win, 79th overall
Author: 0 Vail's Vonn crushes Cortina course for 40th career downhill win, 79th overall

Injuries have continually peppered the American's glittering career - she missed Sochi 2014 with a knee injury while decisions to compete are taken on a race to race basis - but Vonn proved she is still a force to be reckoned with. Jackie Wiles (Aurora, Ore.) finished third and also punched her ticket to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Vonn's win sees her become the second skier, male or female, to win a World Cup race in 15 different calendar years, while she moves up to fifth in the ...

World News Special UK deal possible after Brexit - President Emmanuel Macron
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However, Macron ruled out the possibility of the United Kingdom being part of the single market without accepting the EU's rules on freedom of movement, financial payments to EU funds and accepting European Court of Justice rulings. Before doubling down that access to the single market for the UK's financial services sector was "not feasible" if the United Kingdom did not accept the obligations set out by the EU.

World News IOC: More Initiatives Coming to Promote Korean Unity
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South Korea is "undercutting" President Donald Trump's efforts to pressure North Korea to give up on its nuclear ambitions by allowing the rogue state to participate in next month's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, as well as increasing the risk of conflict, Republican Senator Lindsey Graham has said.

World News African UN Envoys Suggest Trump Meet Leaders In Ethiopia After 'Shithole' Remark
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Trump's a closer - but Kelly isn't, Graham suggested in his interview with Bash. 'There are people on his staff who have been working in the Senate, that are well known. "He is least racist person I ever met in my entire life", Trump added. I don't know where that guy went. "I want him back". According to the Wall Street Journal Online and several other United States publications, the ambassadors said Africa was a continent of great human talent and rich diversity, as well as ...

World News United States diplomats in Africa struggle with fallout from Trump insult
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Durbin this week said "any attempt to kill immigration reform probably has (White House senior adviser Stephen) Miller's fingerprints on it". "That I can tell you". The revelations, semi-denials and continuing comments have cast a pall over the White House's legislative agenda, brought the country closer to the brink of a government shutdown and sparked worldwide outrage.

World News White House on shutdown: 'This is the behavior of obstructionist losers'
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The final vote was 230-197, with six Democrats voting for the measure and 11 Republicans voting against it. It was unclear for how long the federal government would shut down . The fourth is Doug Jones, who was just sworn in as an Alabama senator. In the afternoon, Schumer also spoke on the phone with McConnell, who told Schumer that he needed to work it out with the president.

World News Twinkle Khanna to address Oxford University students
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Speaking about the same, Twinkle told the leading daily, "It's not pleasant for both [the parties] and will impact both". The source also pointed out that the makers of Pad Man reportedly felt bad that Padmaavat had to literally give a trial by fire to reach the destination (i.e.

World News 17 killed in fire at plastic godown in Bawana Industrial Area
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The victims were trapped in the basement, first and second floors when the fire spread from the basement to the floors above, the officer said. "We are taking no chance". Several casualties reported. Monitoring the situation. Factories start producing firecrackers months before the nation's biggest Hindu festivals when people set them off in celebration.

World News Coordinated attack on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul city
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Afghanistan's Interior Ministry spokesman has confirmed to TOLOnews that Intercontinental Hotel in the capital has been attacked on Saturday. An Afghan spy agency official told AFP there are four militants inside the hotel. Electricity was cut after an initial explosion at the hilltop hotel, a counterterrorism source said. The Islamic State group has claimed most of the recent attacks in the Afghan capital.

World News DPRK Olympic team to cross border by land route
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On social media, Reuters found commenters complaining that "the Pyeongchang Olympics have already become the Pyongyang Olympics" and that the "unification flag" the countries will use in an attempt to not offend each other when marching into the Opening Ceremony is "not my goddamned flag".

World News Jamaica imposes curfew in Montego Bay due to soaring crime rate
Author: 0 Jamaica imposes curfew in Montego Bay due to soaring crime rate

Urging caution by visitors, the Foreign Office cited local media as saying a "major military operation" was under way in parts of St. James Parish. Jamaica Constabulary's force police commissioner, George Quallo, told the Jamaica Information Service 335 murders were recorded in St James Parish in 2017, nearly twice as many as the other parishes.

World News USS Fitzgerald arrives in MS for repairs from fatal collision
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The Navy said all four face criminal charges, including negligent homicide, dereliction of duty and endangering a ship. In addition to the two commanders, three other officers who were aboard the USS Fitzgerald were also charged. Williams was the commander of Task Force 70, which includes the aircraft carriers, destroyers and cruisers in the 7th Fleet, and Bennett was commander of the destroyer squadron.

World News Jerusalem: media, US embassy to move by 2019
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Abbas also is deeply unpopular with his own public. The city is home to major Muslim sites, along with Christian and Jewish shrines, and its Israeli-annexed eastern sector is sought by the Palestinians as the capital of a future state. In a jarring article published recently, the former foreign minister and Arab league chief warned that making concessions on the Palestinian issue would be a "gross strategic mistake".

World News Camila Cabello Hints That She's Dating Someone Special Right Now
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Cabello exhibits her raw vocals on the album's first song, "Never Be the Same", which reverberates in the listener's ears along with its pulse-pounding drum beats. That she can quickly switch to her full voice for the desperate chorus is the mark of a star. This shouldn't be seen as a travesty, however; she has shown significant improvement since the obnoxious single "Crying in the Club", and her future work could continue to trend upward.

World News Eden Hazard stars as Chelsea cruise past Brighton
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That said, if you'd asked Chris Hughton whether he would have taken his side being fifth favourites for the drop at [2.9] by mid-January, he probably would have. Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas are also out due hamstring injuries. "There is a transfer market in this period and if something happens you are the first to know the news".

World News US, Somali forces kill 4 members of al-Shabab in raid
Author: 0 US, Somali forces kill 4 members of al-Shabab in raid

Earlier this week US troops accompanied Somali forces during a patrol in Baar-Sunguuni, Somalia, as part of an effort to "further establish Somali National Security Forces presence in the region and deter al-Shabaab from conducting terrorist activities against the Somali people", US Africa Command told CNN.

World News Police rescue abducted Americans, Canadians
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The Commander of the team, Abba Kyari, who confirmed the rescue operation to journalists in Lagos, said two of the suspected kidnappers were arrested. Kidnapping for ransom is common in Nigeria, with foreigners and high-profile Nigerians frequently targeted. The Abuja-to-Kaduna road in Nigeria has always been a haunt for kidnappers.

World News Stoke star linked with shock move to Chelsea
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Carroll has made 12 appearances for David Moyes' men so far this season, scoring two goals and assisting one further strike. "Over the years he's been a handful to play against and he's probably a bit of a dying breed of big centre-forwards who are hard to play against and offer something different ".

World News India beat Pakistan in Blind Cricket World Cup final in Sharjah
Author: 0 India beat Pakistan in Blind Cricket World Cup final in Sharjah

Despite having good start to the chase, India nearly lost the plot in final overs of the match as Pakistan bounced back brilliantly by inflicting key wickets. With this, India has conquered the World Cup for the second time in a row. Though, Pakistan were always in the game and once they got rid of Reddy, they came back by inflicting three wickets in a matter of 2 overs.

World News Haitian woman: Now we see real face of Trump
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Tim Scott (R-S.C.) told a newspaper that Sen. "They talk about DACA, but they don't want to help". I understand that . But I'll tell you this: "I stand by every word I said about what was said and what happened". "He said these hate-filled things and he said them repeatedly", Durbin told reporters on Friday. Trump insisted Friday that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".