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World News Davos forum founder hopes Trump gets 'perspective' in visit
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The forum shall be attended by more than 3,000 world leaders from the diverse segments of business, art, academia, politics and civil society. The Alpine resort's inability to cope with the mid-winter glut of snow means that protesters won't get to stage their demonstration a day before U.S.

World News Paul Bettany May Be The New Prince Phillip In 'The Crown'
Author: 0 Paul Bettany May Be The New Prince Phillip In 'The Crown'

The first two seasons of The Crown are now streaming on Netflix . If you're a Paul Bettany fan (and if you're not, who hurt you?) this is a great time to be alive. We know that there are going to be many people out there eager to learn who the rest of the Crown season 3 cast is going to be; rest assured that we're feeling the same way! However, Netflix, producers Sony Pictures Television Studios, and Bettany's representatives have all stayed quiet on the casting news, avoiding ...

World News Congress told Lynch knew of plans to clear Clinton
Author: 0 Congress told Lynch knew of plans to clear Clinton

Ron Johnson , the chairman of HSGAC. Johnson said the FBI's inability to collect the texts was "concerning". The FBI previously informed the Justice Department that "many FBI-provided Samsung 5 mobile devices did not capture or store text messages due to misconfiguration issues related to rollouts, provisioning and software upgrades that conflicted with the FBI's collection capabilities", a Justice Department official told lawmakers in an earlier letter .

World News France welcomes Trump decision to stay in Iran nuclear pact
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That could dovetail with USA legislative efforts to change the nuclear deal's so-called sunset provisions as they expire from 2025, so that if Iran were eventually to launch a nuclear arms programme, US sanctions would kick in again. To appease the American president, France , Germany and the United Kingdom have taken up to address Iran's ballistic missile tests and Iran's regional influence while preserving what Donald Trump called "the worst deal ever negotiated" - the 2015 accord ...

World News Indian market closes on fresh record high on Monday
Author: 0 Indian market closes on fresh record high on Monday

The Sensex traded at a fresh level of 35,636.05 points (at 1.07 p.m.) - up 124.47 points or 0.35 per cent - from its previous session's close. With the market indices hitting record-highs in the Monday morning trade, market experts noted that although it is a positive sign, investors need to be cautious before investing.

World News Trump defends self after comments: 'I'm not a racist'
Author: 0 Trump defends self after comments: 'I'm not a racist'

In that meeting, according to Durbin and multiple reports, Trump referred to Haiti and countries in Africa with vulgar language, indicating he didn't want immigrants from those nations in the USA, but would prefer more Europeans. The alleged remarks last week, during while Trump reportedly wished for more immigrants from places like Norway, led many to call the President a racist.

World News People Shot in Manhattan Near Empire State Building
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Video shot by a witness shows a man on the ground holding his stomach. The victims were taken to a hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. "He asked me to call 911", Raj said, adding the man kept saying: "I got shot, I got shot". A Fire Department of New York spokesperson told AM New York that the shooting happened in front of the Hyatt Herald Square New York, and that two men were seen fleeing north on Fifth Avenue.

World News Brownhills: murdered 8 year old girl suspect arrested
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The stabbing is being treated as a "domestic incident". United Kingdom national newspapers reported the girl was the niece of one of the trainers on SAS Who Dares Wins show on Channel 4, and that the arrested man is his brother. People were racing around everywhere". The incident happened at a house in Brownhills, near Walsall, last night where police were called to deal with what was described as a domestic incident.

World News Sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont arrives in Denmark despite Spanish arrest threat
Author: 0 Sacked Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont arrives in Denmark despite Spanish arrest threat

His trip comes a day after Spain's prosecution service said it would "immediately" have a supreme court judge issue a warrant for his arrest if he travels to Denmark, and urge Copenhagen to hand him over. Copenhagen police spokesman Riad Tolba told The Associated Press that no arrest warrant has arrived yet, so Mr Puigdemont has not been arrested. While Puigdemont is free to move around the European Union at the moment, that could change if Spanish judges reissue an worldwide arrest warrant ...

World News Most Americans agree: President Trump is divisive
Author: 0 Most Americans agree: President Trump is divisive

Former President Barack Obama's had moved 18 points, George W. Bush's had moved 39 points and Bill Clinton's had moved 22 points at this point in their tenures. Approval for US leadership increased by 10 points or more in four countries: Liberia, with 17 percentage points; Macedonia, with 15; Israel, with 14; and Belarus, with 11.

World News Threats, bluster don't work with North Korea
Author: 0 Threats, bluster don't work with North Korea

North Korea admitted in 2002 that it had dispatched agents to kidnap 13 Japanese in the 1970s and 1980s who were tasked with training its spies in Japanese language and customs. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said this week that Russian Federation was supplying fuel to North Korea despite heavy restrictions on those shipments imposed in United Nations sanctions resolutions.

World News Pawan Kalyan's church visit gets focus
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By the afternoon, Pawan Kalyan has reached Kondagattu and visited Anjaneya Swamy temple over there. "Mee Mundhuku Vasthunna.Ashirvadhinchandi" (I am coming to you, bless me)", he said on his post in an appeal to the people. This first political tour of Pawan Kalyan is much anticipated because he is likely to announce the future course of action for his party. It was the first time he was seen in public with his Russian wife.

Author: 0 Mulvaney: Trump won't 'weaponize' shutdown like Obama team did

Wallace pointed out it was the president's responsibility to lead and get lawmakers from both parties to negotiate during a government shutdown , and that Trump hasn't convened such a session since the closure began early Saturday morning.

World News N Korea delegates arrive in South for inspection
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South Korea's presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said Sunday that North Korean athletes' participation in the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics will help ease tensions on the peninsula and serve as a stepping stone to establishing peace.

World News Conference Championship Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Eagles
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The NFL's second-ranked defense kept Brady and the Patriots at bay for most of the game, but lost linebacker Myles Jack and defensive tackle Marcell Dareus on consecutive plays on New England's winning drive. Sunday marked their sixth straight loss in an NFC title game. Quarterback Nick Foles , forced into action last month after Wentz tore his ACL, shredded the NFL's top-ranked defense.

World News Confirma gobierno de Venezuela que el piloto Oscar Pérez está muerto
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El enfrentamiento dejó un saldo de dos agentes de la Policía Nacional Bolivariana fallecidos y cinco heridos graves; así como varios terroristas muertos y cinco detenidos, asegura la nota oficial. Durante la madrugada de este lunes 15 de enero, Pérez permaneció acorralado con sus hombres en una casa en la carretera hacia El Junquito, 25 km al noroeste de Caracas , y en una docena de videos que difundió en su cuenta de Instagram había acusado a las autoridades de querer matarlos pese a ...

World News Police looking for person of interest after devices detonated at mall
Author: 0 Police looking for person of interest after devices detonated at mall

The Polk County Sheriff's Office said firefighters were called to the Eagle Ridge Mall in Lake Wales shortly before 5:30 p.m. Upon reaching the spot, the fire crews learned that an IED had been detonated in the corridor. Even as the police was investigating the explosion, another suspicious package was recovered near the movie theatre. According to reports, police are on the lookout for a middle-aged man with a heavy build in connection with the incident.

World News ONGC to acquire Centre's stake in HPCL for Rs. 36915 cr
Author: 0 ONGC to acquire Centre's stake in HPCL for Rs. 36915 cr

Once the deal is completed by the end of this month, the central government's entire share of 51% in HPCL will be transferred to state-owned ONGC , making it a huge integrated oil conglomerate. "HPCL is a good, professionally-run company and will continue to remain so". In this regard, HPCL stands out with 60% share of marketing in FY17 standalone EBITDA, the highest across the pack.

World News Wagner helps No. 23 Michigan beat Rutgers 62-47
Author: 0 Wagner helps No. 23 Michigan beat Rutgers 62-47

James Palmer Jr. scored 19 points, Isaiah Roby had a career-high 14 and the Cornhuskers beat the Wolverines 72-52 on Thursday night for their first win in the series since joining the Big Ten. Against Rutgers, Michigan (17-5, 6-3) was in control throughout and steadily built a sizeable lead, ultimately going up by 15 at 54-39 with 5:41 remaining on a 3-pointer by Wagner and then by 17 with under a minute left.

World News Om Prakash Rawat takes over as Chief Election Commissioner
Author: 0 Om Prakash Rawat takes over as Chief Election Commissioner

Om Prakash Rawat will be the new chief election commissioner but it will be Sunil Arora who will be CEC till 2021 and manage the 2019 general elections. He was also a Principal Secretary to Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh. In addition to linking Aadhaar with voter IDs, he said the Election Commission was considering whether migrants could be allowed to vote in the state where they reside, like the armed forces.

World News Jed Wallace seals epic late win for Millwall at Leeds
Author: 0 Jed Wallace seals epic late win for Millwall at Leeds

Quickfire goals from Kieran Dowell and Ben Osborn late in the first half proved enough for the visitors to claim their 11th victory of the campaign. If we had come in five or six up, no complaints. "I am very disappointed". We've taken a look at some of the responses, which make interesting reading for Leeds fans this evening... "Many ups and downs from the game, many emotions, but we can not afford to lose our possibilities to do something good with red cards".

World News San Antonio Amber Alert suspect dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound
Author: 0 San Antonio Amber Alert suspect dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound

The boy was described as 20 pounds, 30 inches tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. Police responded to a call around 8:11 a.m.at a residence about needed assistance with exchanging a child. Concepcion left the scene with a two-year-old child. "The suspect is driving a white, 2016, Toyota Tundra, with a Texas, license plate number of GH58MH", the alert also said.

World News Philippines raises alert level for Mayon volcano
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He added, the ash that came from the summit is still not as black as what would have been the ash for a magmatic eruption. Phivolcs upgraded the volcano to alert level four just a few minutes after the volcano suddenly erupted lava around noon.

World News Federal Bureau of Investigation launches inquiry into Missouri governor
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation launches inquiry into Missouri governor

Meanwhile, Gardner said she's still investigating allegations against the governor, which were recorded his mistress' estranged husband. After the 2016 campaign, Greitens' former campaign aides also formed a nonprofit organization, A New Missouri Inc., which acts to promote the governor's agenda but is not required to disclose its donations.

World News USA women march against sexual harassment
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After starring in 1994's Leon: The Professional , Natalie said she was thrilled to receive her first messages from fans. The event here was a star-studded event, drawing the likes of Eva Longoria, Marisa Tomei and Natalie Portman . "At that moment in my life, I too was discovering my own womanhood, my own desire and my own voice". She said that to control her behavior through an environment of sexual terrorism, the response to her expression, the small comments about her body and the ...

World News Barcelona's second-half stamina key to big lead in La Liga
Author: 0 Barcelona's second-half stamina key to big lead in La Liga

Ivan Rakitic slotted in the opener and Messi hammered in a quick second from the edge of the box. Defending champion Real Madrid are 19 points adrift in fourth position with a game in hand. "We have been able to live his era". Messi, who has scored seven goals in his last six games, leads the with 19 goals, four more than Suarez. Betis , which dropped to 11th place, was coming off two straight wins, one of them at city rival Sevilla.

World News New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants
Author: 0 New Trump ad calls Democrats 'complicit' in all murders by illegal immigrants

The Trump campaign released an ad Saturday announcing its intention to blame Democrats for murders committed by unauthorized immigrants . Touting Trump's immigration policies ― including construction of a wall along the U.S. "You're calling Democrats accomplices to potential murderers". The aid, paid for by Donald J. Trump for President Inc., does not say if or when it will air on television, or at what cost.