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Kuwait invites Filipino President Duterte amid workers' abuse row

Kuwait invites Filipino President Duterte amid workers' abuse row

After the body of a Filipino was discovered in a freezer in a Kuwait apartment, Duterte arranged free flights for workers wishing to leave - an evacuation that Kuwait said was an unnecessary escalatio...

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Supreme Court Rejects NRA on California's Gun-Transfer Fees

Supreme Court Rejects NRA on California's Gun-Transfer Fees

Considered to be the second longest on the nation, California's "cooling off period" was put into place to allow state authorities sufficient time to run background checks as well as give anyone who m...

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NCAA denies Louisville's appeal, rules team must vacate 2013 national title

NCAA denies Louisville's appeal, rules team must vacate 2013 national title

That includes Louisville's 2013 national championship, the first NCAA men's basketball championship to ever be vacated. "I can not say this strongly enough: We believe the NCAA is simply wrong", Pos...

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Respect first, then gun control

Respect first, then gun control

Restricting gun ownership to those not identified as mentally ill would not be easy to accomplish, as most individuals identified as mentally ill are not violent, and most people who kill others are...

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Unicef launches 'Every Child Alive' global campaign

Unicef launches 'Every Child Alive' global campaign

A further 2.6 million are stillborn worldwide, said the report, entitled Every Child Alive . "With the newborn mortality rate of 29 deaths per 1,000 births, the global estimates rank Nigeria as the...

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Mitsutoki Shigeta: 'Baby factory' dad wins paternity rights

Mitsutoki Shigeta: 'Baby factory' dad wins paternity rights

Bangkok's Central Juvenile Court on Tuesday upheld his claim after Thai officials checked that he had enough carers and facilities to give the children a good home. Shigeta, who did not attend the tr...

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Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid

Palestinian leader calls for peace conference by mid

Joining us now is Scott Anderson, UNRWA's director of operations. An Israeli settler leader says the number of settlers in the West Bank grew at almost twice the rate of Israel's overall populatio...

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ISIS Ambushes Shi'ite Militia in Iraq, Killing 27

ISIS Ambushes Shi'ite Militia in Iraq, Killing 27

The attackers were disguised in army uniforms and pretended to man a fake checkpoint, the statement said. The woman sentenced to death by hanging is the only one who admitted she willingly joined th...

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Delhi Chief Secretary Alleges Assault By AAP MLA's At Kejriwal's Residence

Delhi Chief Secretary Alleges Assault By AAP MLA's At Kejriwal's Residence

He also said that the AAP-led Delhi Government does not have the ability to run a Government and lacks what it takes to make bureaucrats deliver their best. "He even used bad language against some MLA...

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Mueller Now Investigating Kushner's Ties With Foreign Financing

Mueller Now Investigating Kushner's Ties With Foreign Financing

Kushner's contacts with certain Chinese investors are of particular interest, the sources said. While there have been reports in the past that investigators were looking at Kushner's possible cont...

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Flood warning issued for Tippecanoe River; widespread flooding expected

A flood warning for the St. Joseph River at Three Rivers has been issued by the National Weather Service. Many area streams are already running near bankfull and ponding of water has been reported i...

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Two Tampa students arrested, charged with making false threats against schools

Two Tampa students arrested, charged with making false threats against schools

DeSoto County Schools adding an extra school resource officer there after a threat to the school lead to the arrest of two students there. A Springville High School student was arrested and charged ...

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Rain Expected Until Noon Wednesday

Rain Expected Until Noon Wednesday

If visibility is reduced while driving, the MTO advises drivers to turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance. "Visibilities will be frequently reduced to less than 800 metres at times...

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Palestinians Attack Qatari Ambassador in Gaza, Hamas Apologizes

Palestinians Attack Qatari Ambassador in Gaza, Hamas Apologizes

Meanwhile, Hamas blamed the escalation of violence on Israel, with spokesman Fawzi Barhoum saying "Hamas holds the Israeli occupation fully responsible for the consequences of its continued escalation...

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Lawmaker accused of firing aide who refused kissing game

Lawmaker accused of firing aide who refused kissing game

The charges have received particular attention because Garcia, 40, has been seen as one of the leaders of the #MeToo movement, decrying a culture of sexual harassment by powerful men in California gov...

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Russia Admits to 'Dozens' of Casualties in Syria Clashes

Russia Admits to 'Dozens' of Casualties in Syria Clashes

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov issued a warning to Washington on Monday morning in light of an armed clash between Russian mercenaries and rebels, which received air support from the U.S., e...

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Record warmth coming Tuesday, but rain to return afterward

Record warmth coming Tuesday, but rain to return afterward

A Flood Advisory is also in effect for parts of Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, Armstrong and Clarion counties Tuesday night until 8:45 p.m. Temperatures on both Thursday and Friday are expected to ...

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Former Cyclone Gita hits New Zealand, emergency declared in Christchurch

Former Cyclone Gita hits New Zealand, emergency declared in Christchurch

Flights in and out of the capital, Wellington, have been cancelled, while the city of Christchurch declared an emergency. In Canterbury, on the South Island, many weather stations had recorded in ex...

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Brexit will not make us a Mad Max dystopia, David Davis says

Brexit will not make us a Mad Max dystopia, David Davis says

While attempting to provide hope among Brexit sceptics, many did not find Davis's speech to be of much use. Mr Davis used his speech to spell out the UK's favoured conditions for a trade deal afte...

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Venezuela about to launch its 'petro' cryptocurrency

Venezuela about to launch its 'petro' cryptocurrency

There are food shortages and acute hyperinflation in Venezuela that can evolve to 13,000% soon, implying the collapse of the national currency, as the International Monetary Fund supposes. President...

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