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French cardinal found guilty of failing to act on sexual abuse allegations

French cardinal found guilty of failing to act on sexual abuse allegations

In a surprise decision in France's most important church sex abuse trial, a court on Thursday found top Catholic official Cardinal Philippe Barbarin guilty of failing to report to law enforc...

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Thailand Court Bans Party That Nominated Princess for PM

Thailand Court Bans Party That Nominated Princess for PM

Party executives - including two Shinawatra family members - were also banned from politics for a decade. Banning the Thai Raksa Chart party just over two weeks before the general election struc...

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Colorado Man Admits to Killing Pregnant Wife and 2 Daughters

Colorado Man Admits to Killing Pregnant Wife and 2 Daughters

Chris Watts , the Colorado man who killed his pregnant wife and their two young daughters, told police that 4-year-old Bella struggled and pleaded, "Daddy, no!" as he strangled her in the back seat of...

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Court grants unborn baby legal rights!

Court grants unborn baby legal rights!

An Alabama court has recognized an aborted fetus as a person with legal rights, a decision that's reportedly never been made in the United States before. "Even though there's nothing I can do for th...

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Cook Islands mulls new name

Cook Islands mulls new name

A Cook Islands government committee has announced that it will rename the island chain, "adopting a standalone name in the Māori language", according to The Telegraph . This, however, is not the firs...

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Dog Rips Off 4-Year-Old Boy’s Lower Arm & Hand In Attack

Dog Rips Off 4-Year-Old Boy’s Lower Arm & Hand In Attack

Animal control crews were not able to locate the arm and believe the husky may have ingested it. The boy's injury came as a shock to the owner of the huskies as it was the dog's "first bite incident...

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North Korea airs dramatic documentary of Kim-Trump summit

North Korea airs dramatic documentary of Kim-Trump summit

Mr Trump also seemed to indicate that USA negotiations with the North Koreans could be long term. The statement described the new downsized exercises as "an open challenge to the aspiration and desire...

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Federal judge to sentence ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Thursday

Federal judge to sentence ex-Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Thursday

Manafort's lawyers, in a recent sentencing memo, asked the judge to give their client less prison time, arguing that the court's 19- to 24-year guideline "is clearly disproportionate to the offense co...

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Ex-Cop Convicted In Fatal Shooting Of Black motorist

Ex-Cop Convicted In Fatal Shooting Of Black motorist

Nouman Raja has been convicted in the October 2015 shooting death of stranded motorist Corey Jones in South Florida. The four-man, two-woman jury had deliberated for about four hours before del...

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Justin Trudeau and Jody Wilson-Raybould on the SNC-Lavalin affair

Justin Trudeau and Jody Wilson-Raybould on the SNC-Lavalin affair

Trudeau digressed from his explanation for several minutes to talk about how his leadership style was vastly different from his father, Pierre Trudeau, who was prime minister for 15 years. "We conside...

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ISIS is far from over, says U.S. commander general Joseph Votel

ISIS is far from over, says U.S. commander general Joseph Votel

The men, their faces covered, were divided into three groups - Syrians, Iraqis and those of other nationalities. The U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) militia has slowed its attack to allo...

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United Kingdom police deal with multiple reports of suspicious packages

United Kingdom police deal with multiple reports of suspicious packages

The package is believed to have been discovered at the "Crichton" campus, which serves as a Borders base for the University of Glasgow as well as the University of the West of Scotland. "As a precauti...

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Powerful blast rocks Jammu bus stand, 18 injured rushed to hospital

Powerful blast rocks Jammu bus stand, 18 injured rushed to hospital

Policemen and onlookers stand at the site of a grenade blast in Jammu March 7, 2019. Indian police inspect the site of a grenade blast at a bus station in Jammu in IoK. "All of them have been sh...

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Trump's Saudi envoy pick: U.S. needs 'strong and mature partnership' with Riyadh

Trump's Saudi envoy pick: U.S. needs 'strong and mature partnership' with Riyadh

Abizaid said despite the killing of Jamal Khashoggi , alleged abuses of innocent people and Saudi involvement in the war in Yemen, it is in the United States interests to "make sure that the relati...

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First anniversary of Novichok poisonings in Salisbury

First anniversary of Novichok poisonings in Salisbury

May's tweet with the picture of Bath, a nearby city known for its Roman-built baths, was later changed to show a picture of her Downing Street office. Intelligence services continue to believe it was ...

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Senators air frustration after briefing on Khashoggi's death

Senators air frustration after briefing on Khashoggi's death

According to the United States intelligence agencies, the murder was enacted upon orders by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud. Large quantities of barbeque meat were grilled in the oven...

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USA trade deficit jumps to 10-year high in 2018

USA trade deficit jumps to 10-year high in 2018

President Donald Trump has made cutting the gap between the two countries a top priority of his administration. Consumer goods imports jumped 2.4 billion USA dollars, boosted by a 0.7 billion US doll...

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Inmate slashes two guards in prison knife attack

Inmate slashes two guards in prison knife attack

The partner of a French prison inmate was killed by police on Tuesday after they stabbed two guards in an attack the government called a terrorist incident. "It was truly a murder attempt". The live...

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Malaysia open to resuming MH370 search five years on

Malaysia open to resuming MH370 search five years on

But it said there was no evidence of abnormal behaviour or stress in the two pilots that could lead them to hijack the plane. "But a plane of this size going down into the sea anywhere or on land mu...

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What Happened the Night Shan'ann Watts Was Killed

What Happened the Night Shan'ann Watts Was Killed

Phil in an exclusive interview. The 34-year-old Colorado man confessed the new details to law enforcement during a February 18 prison interview in Wisconsin, according to Thomas Grant, Watt's lawye...

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Secretary Nielsen defends President Trump's national emergency declaration

Secretary Nielsen defends President Trump's national emergency declaration

Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Ill., questioned Nielsen about the practice of separating immigrant children from their parents on Wednesday during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing on border s...

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Turkey buying Russian S-400s a done deal: Erdogan

Turkey buying Russian S-400s a done deal: Erdogan

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member Turkey has repeatedly said it is committed to buying the Russian missile defense system, despite warnings from the United States that the S-400s can not be in...

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Evacuations in Parts of California as Storm Approaches

Evacuations in Parts of California as Storm Approaches

Pets can be taken to Santa Barbara County Animal Services, and the Humane Society. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's office issued an evacuation order for the Thomas , Whittier and Sherpa fire bur...

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Homeless man admits to role in GoFundMe scam, pleads guilty

Homeless man admits to role in GoFundMe scam, pleads guilty

Bobbitt, McClure, and her then-boyfriend Mark D'Amico, who still all face state charges in Burlington County, New Jersey, were accused of fabricating a feel-good story about Bobbitt coming to McClure'...

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Buzzfeed investigation: WWF orders probe into allegations of abuse by rangers

Buzzfeed investigation: WWF orders probe into allegations of abuse by rangers

The report "WWF's Secret War" reveals that "the beloved nonprofit with the cuddly panda logo funds, equips, and works directly with paramilitary forces that have been accused of beating, torturing, ...

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Trudeau's Regina events cancelled: PMO

Trudeau's Regina events cancelled: PMO

A leading Cabinet minister in Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Prime Minister Trudeau's government resigned Monday, becoming the second minister to step down over a scandal that has shaken the...

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Republicans deny mocking victims with pearls

Republicans deny mocking victims with pearls

Kimberly Morin, president of the pro-gun Women's Defense League of New Hampshire , told the New Hampshire Union Leader that her group has worn pearls to gun-related hearings since 2016. "These men ...

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Sen. Martha McSally says she was raped by Air Force superior officer

Sen. Martha McSally says she was raped by Air Force superior officer

McSally, who is a Republican, made the revelation during a Senate Armed Services subcommittee hearing on sexual assault in the military. "The perpetrators abused their position of power in profound wa...

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Father guilty of acid attack plot against three-year-old son

Father guilty of acid attack plot against three-year-old son

The guilty man wanted more access to his children so wanted to prove his wife was not fit to take care of their children, the BBC reports , so created a plan to injure a child in her care so he cou...

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DNC rejects Fox News request to televise Democratic 2020 debates

DNC rejects Fox News request to televise Democratic 2020 debates

The left-leaning 'New Yorker' magazine published a baseless, anti-conservative hit-piece this week; viciously accusing Fox News and a handful of hosts of actively promoting "propaganda" for the Trum...

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Springfield's Convoy of Hope responds to deadly tornado devastation in Alabama

Springfield's Convoy of Hope responds to deadly tornado devastation in Alabama

Government teams surveying storm damage confirmed Tuesday that at least 18 tornadoes struck on Sunday in Alabama , Florida , Georgia and SC alone. Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones says crews with ...

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German Ambassador expelled from Venezuela after supporting 'interim President' Juan Guaido

German Ambassador expelled from Venezuela after supporting 'interim President' Juan Guaido

A statement from Venezuela's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday said German Ambassador Daniel Kriener had repeatedly "interfered in the country's internal affairs, in clear contravention of the norms that ...

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Three bombs found at London transport hubs

Three bombs found at London transport hubs

Scotland Yard said: "These devices, at this early stage of the investigation, appear capable of igniting an initially small fire when opened". The package at the rail station was not opened. "Special...

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Uber 'not liable' for self-driving death

Uber 'not liable' for self-driving death

The vehicle hit and killed a woman crossing the street in Tempe, Arizona in March past year, prompting the company to suspend testing of its self-driving technology. The Maricopa County Attorney's...

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Cohen's lawyer discussed possible pardon with Trump lawyers

Cohen's lawyer discussed possible pardon with Trump lawyers

Stephen Ryan first mentioned the idea of a pardon with Trump's legal team, Rudy Giuliani, Jay Sekulow, and Joanna Hendon, following the FBI's raid on Cohen's home in April of previous year. "The Presi...

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