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Several dead, dozens wounded in Kabul blast

Kabul police headquarters is also located here in the vicinity of the blast. Interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said the bomber used the ambulance to pass through one checkpoint, saying he was taking a patient to a nearby hospital. [Full Article...]

First lady Melania Trump leaves Palm Beach Friday night

First lady Melania Trump leaves Palm Beach Friday night In a tweet Friday afternoon that did not mention a specific report, Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham accused news outlets of "salacious & false reporting", and referred to some outlets as "fake news". Mrs. Trump concluded her tour at the Hall of Remembrance and participated in a moment of silence. "My thoughts and prayers are with the people whose lives and families were broken by the h... [Full Article...]

Trumps request Van Gogh from Guggenheim, offered gold toilet instead

Trumps request Van Gogh from Guggenheim, offered gold toilet instead Rather than suggest another painting from its collection, the museum proposed something quite different: "Fortuitously", Spector wrote in an email obtained by the Post , " America " was available after being "installed in one of our public restrooms for all to use in a wonderful act of generosity". [Full Article...]

Schumer pulls back money to fund Trump's wall

Schumer pulls back money to fund Trump's wall The White House said earlier on Wednesday that it would unveil a framework for immigration legislation that it believes can pass muster with both Republicans and Democrats in the US Congress, hoping to resolve the long stand-off over the fate of Dreamers that contributed to the brief government shutdown this week. [Full Article...]

Turkey Says White House Is Lying About Trump's Call With Erdogan

Turkey Says White House Is Lying About Trump's Call With Erdogan After the Turkish and USA presidents spoke late on Wednesday, the White House said Trump had urged Turkey to "to de-escalate, limit its military actions", expressing concern that the assault could harm the fight against jihadists. "Terrorists in Manbij are constantly firing provocation shots". US President Donald Trump urged Turkey to curtail its military operation in northern Syria and ... [Full Article...]

Om Prakash Rawat took over as new CEC today

Om Prakash Rawat took over as new CEC today He took the charge as new CEC in Delhi today. The EC will then meet and decide as to what concerns have already been met and what remain. On electoral bonds, he said "we will set up committee in next two to three days to examine the report ". [Full Article...]

15-year-old girl shot in Texas high school cafeteria

15-year-old girl shot in Texas high school cafeteria A sheriff's office dispatcher, Debra Murray, said the shooting took place at Italy High School . The shooter was found and taken into custody without incident. Joffre says the district is working to reunite parents with their children. Italy bills itself as " the biggest little town in Texas " and has a population of about 2,000, according to the Dallas Morning News . [Full Article...]

China gains ASEAN support for South China Sea activities

China gains ASEAN support for South China Sea activities On Wednesday, a U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near territory that China has claimed sovereignty over in another of a series of Freedom of Navigation missions intended as a sort of diplomatic show of force, making it clear to the Chinese government that the United States does not acknowledge China's ownership of what now constitutes almost the entire waterway. [Full Article...]

Trust in United States government, media, implodes as China's soars

Trust in United States government, media, implodes as China's soars Media is now the least trusted institution globally, according to the survey. On a scale of 0 to 100, trust among the general US population fell nine points to 43, placing it in the lower quarter of Edelman's 28-country Trust Index. Increased trust in business was also reported as internet companies like Alibaba and Tencent expanded beyond the country's borders. Edelman also explained the rise... [Full Article...]

Hundreds of Journals Found In House Where 13 Children Kept Chained

Hundreds of Journals Found In House Where 13 Children Kept Chained Some of the children were so detached they didn't understand the concept of a police officer or medicine. TWO healthy dogs have been rescued from the " House of Horrors " where 13 children were allegedly starved and tortured by their own parents. [Full Article...]

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child Speaking to reporters outside her Auckland home, Ardern said her partner Clarke Gayford would care for the "surprise" addition full-time and that the whole family would travel together when necessary. Her third child, Prince Andrew, was born in 1960, and the fourth, Prince Edward, in 1964. "I am not the first woman to multi-task". In 1990, Benazir Bhutto gave birth to a daughter while serving ... [Full Article...]

Turkish Troops Push Ahead With Afrin Operation

Turkish Troops Push Ahead With Afrin Operation The president also made a threat against the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party and an urban branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), saying he had news about the groups taking to the streets. Major Yasser Abdul Rahim said the rebels did not seek to enter the mainly Kurdish city of Afrin but encircle it and expel the YPG, which controls it. [Full Article...]

Clues sought in copter crash that killed Zimbabwean leader

Clues sought in copter crash that killed Zimbabwean leader Key Zimbabwe opposition leader Roy Bennett died Wednesday in a helicopter crash in a remote area in northeastern New Mexico, authorities said Thursday. We convey our heartfelt condolences to the Bennett family and the MDC-T. In 2009, he drove a steam-powered vehicle at an average speed of 225km per hour to set a world record, The Guardian newspaper reported. [Full Article...]

Ed Sheeran Announces His (Secret) Engagement

Ed Sheeran Announces His (Secret) Engagement She has known Ed since they were both in high school . I didn't see her first reaction to the song because she lived in NY at the time. Before Cherry returned back to British soil, it was rumoured that she worked as an Advisory Consultant at Deloitte & Touche LLP in NY. [Full Article...]

What's 'shut' in Conn. in a federal gov't shutdown?

What's 'shut' in Conn. in a federal gov't shutdown? Yes. Social Security is a mandatory program that will continue even if Congress fails to pass a spending bill. The difficulty is, with 51 Republican senators needing 60 votes to pass the bill, they'll need some help from a few Democrats. [Full Article...]

Shutdown: Be careful what you wish for, President Trump

Shutdown: Be careful what you wish for, President Trump Without these provisions only six Democrats voted for the legislation . Instead of passing a month-long patch to government spending, Schumer proposed a "very short-term" bill to keep the government running, which he said could spark a deal over the next few days on immigration and overall spending levels through September 30, the end of this fiscal year. [Full Article...]

US President Donald Trump takes on Senator Dick Durbin on 'racial slur'

US President Donald Trump takes on Senator Dick Durbin on 'racial slur' After Dr Jackson claimed Donald Trump's "overall health is excellent ", Dr Sanjay has called into question the numbers showing calcium in the blood vessels that have steadily increased since 2009. The program shielded these immigrants, often referred to as "Dreamers", from deportation and granted them permits to work. Lawmakers hope to reach an immigration deal before January 19, when Cong... [Full Article...]

Pope Francis marries flight attendant couple on Chile flight

Pope Francis marries flight attendant couple on Chile flight However, the visit ended on a misstep, when the Pope appeared to doubt the claims of sex abuse victims who said a Chilean bishop appointed by the pontiff protected a priest later exposed as a predator. Fernando Karadima . An airline executive was the official witness and a document was signed by a Chilean bishop on board. Barros was invited to several events with Francis. [Full Article...]

Trump Signs Tax Cuts Into Law From the Oval Office

Trump Signs Tax Cuts Into Law From the Oval Office Corporations will see a massive tax cut , while most Americans will see temporary savings of various sizes. The White House plan would reward states and localities that raise taxes or come up with other sources of new revenue to pay for such projects. [Full Article...]

Stoltenberg: Name dispute must be resolved before joining North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Stoltenberg: Name dispute must be resolved before joining North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Official Skopje also said that the right conditions exist to move forward with process of finding a solution to the name issue. Greece's objections to the use of the name Macedonia since the Balkan country's independence in 1991 has hampered Skopje's bid to join the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. [Full Article...]


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