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Virgin Islands. "Texas, we have been given A-plusses for". "During our broader study, we found that many physicians were not oriented in the appropriate certification protocol", according to the report from the researchers at GWU. Trump said Tuesday, "I think Puerto Rico was incredibly successful". According to an annual United Nations report, "State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World", 821 million people went hungry a year ago.
  • Cardinal accused of covering up sex abuse to meet with pope

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    A Vatican spokesperson said the meeting of the heads of national Catholic bishops conferences would take place February 21-24. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, leader of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has recently come under criticism after that critical Pennsylvania Grand Jury report that said more than 300 priests in the Commonwealth had abused over thousand children, dating back to the 1940's.
  • Cardinal accused of covering up sex abuse to meet with pope

    Cardinal accused of covering up sex abuse to meet with pope

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    A Vatican spokesperson said the meeting of the heads of national Catholic bishops conferences would take place February 21-24. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, leader of the Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has recently come under criticism after that critical Pennsylvania Grand Jury report that said more than 300 priests in the Commonwealth had abused over thousand children, dating back to the 1940's.
  • Trump signs order on United States election meddling

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    The sanctions would target not just foreign meddling in physical election infrastructure, but propaganda and other tactics, following efforts by a Kremlin-backed outfit use Facebook and other social media to try to create divisions and affect public opinion.
  • Erdogan warns attack on Idlib will send Syrian refugees heading to Europe

    Erdogan warns attack on Idlib will send Syrian refugees heading to Europe

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    Analysts said Erdogan failed at the summit to achieve his aim, and his comments appear to indicate growing frustration in Turkey that Iran and Russian Federation are not reining in Assad. And perhaps more alarming is that the report details that Trump is undecided over whether new retaliatory strikes could entail expanding the attack to hit Assad allies Russian Federation and Iran this time around .
  • Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’

    Putin has message for Russian poisoning suspects he calls 'civilians': ‘Come forward’

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    British police released a batch of photos of the the men it identified as Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov - names that investigators said were likely aliases used for the operation. Former Russian military intelligence colonel Sergei Skripal attends a hearing at the Moscow District Military Court in Moscow on August 9, 2006. After the Skripals were poisoned March 4, Britain and more than two dozen other countries expelled a total of 150 Russian spies working under diplomatic cover.
  • Papadopoulos: Trump campaign officials 'fully aware' of Putin meeting efforts

    Papadopoulos: Trump campaign officials 'fully aware' of Putin meeting efforts

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    Stephanopoulos asked if Papadopoulos thinks that "when the entire Mueller investigation is finished that they will demonstrate that there was collusion between the Trump campaign, between Trump advisers and the Russians". Papadopoulos repeated the line "anyone", shaking his head, when Tapper pressed him repeatedly with names of specific people he might have told, including Corey Lewandowski, Sam Clovis, [Rick] Dearborn, [John] Mashburn, and Walid Phares.
  • Woman Who Helped Kidnap Elizabeth Smart Will Be Released From Prison

    Woman Who Helped Kidnap Elizabeth Smart Will Be Released From Prison

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    She said she would speak publicly about Barzee's release in the coming days once she has "a better understanding", Fox News reports. Smart, now 30, didn't immediately have comment on the pending release. "Upon further review and advice from legal counsel, the board must count time spent in federal custody toward Ms. Barzee's state sentence", wrote Greg Johnson, the director of administrative services.
  • China's trade surplus with U.S. continues to rise

    China's trade surplus with U.S. continues to rise

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    The United States imported $505 billion in goods from China past year, and 2018 Chinese imports through July were up almost 9 percent over the same period of 2017, according to U.S. Trump has already imposed 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods, mostly industrial machinery and intermediate electronics parts, including semiconductors.
  • Trump aides claim anonymous 'resistance' op-ed is national security risk

    Trump aides claim anonymous 'resistance' op-ed is national security risk

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    The New York Times reported last week that Trump administration officials have considered using lie detector tests to find out who wrote the op-ed. "To the President's point, there could be a national security risk at hand; he doesn't want this person in a meeting where he's discussing China, Russia, North Korea", Conway told CNN's Jake Tapper on " State of the Union ".
  • Murder rate climbs as police 'drop the ball'

    Murder rate climbs as police 'drop the ball'

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    The 2017/2018 figures - to be announced by Police Minister Bheki Cele - will tell us more about the state of crime in the country and whether we are winning the fight against criminality or not. Francois Beukman, who heads the police oversight committee in parliament, described the numbers as "alarming and totally unacceptable". " South Africa has not reached a state of lawlessness", Cele said.
  • Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy

    Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy

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    The case in the southern state of Kerala has attracted worldwide attention, as it is extremely rare for nuns to publicly accuse a superior of wrongdoing, let alone sexual assault. Five nuns, who are members of the Joint Christian Council have been sitting on a protest since the last four days in Kochi , and have said that they will also hold demonstrations in the state capital, Thiruvananthapuram from Wednesday, India Today reported.
  • John Bolton threatens ICC with sanctions in virulent attack

    John Bolton threatens ICC with sanctions in virulent attack

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    The administration, however, has yet to release its own much-vaunted but largely unknown peace plan although it said it still intends to do so. But an official of the Palestinian Liberation Organization said they were being blackmailed by a White House blatantly biased in favor of Israel and called the move a "dangerous escalation" of tensions in the region.
  • Russian Federation launches largest military drill since Cold War

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    Beijing is sending about 3,200 troops, 900 combat vehicles and 30 aircraft to join the drills at a firing range. More than 25 warships and around 30 planes took part in the drills, as Russian Federation increased its military presence in Syria where it intervened to help the Bashar al-Assad regime in 2015.
  • Canada, U.S. NAFTA Talks Appear to be Progressing

    Canada, U.S. NAFTA Talks Appear to be Progressing

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    Following that day, President Trump may be fatally weakened. "It does not reflect my views at all, and it does not reflect the views of anyone I know in the Administration. Canada and the U.S. need to present an agreed-upon text to the U.S. Congress by October 1 in order to join the deal the Trump administration signed with Mexico.
  • Donald Trump Branded 'Insensitive' After Double First Pump Ahead Of 9/11 Memorial

    Donald Trump Branded 'Insensitive' After Double First Pump Ahead Of 9/11 Memorial

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    A total of 2,966 people died in the worst terror attack on U.S. soil when planes were flown into New York's World Trade Center and the Pentagon in an atrocity planned by al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. It will soon have 40 chimes for the 40 passengers and crew members aboard Flight 93 who died on September 11th, 2001. Mr Trump is the third sitting president to attend the crash site, 70 miles (110km) southeast of Pittsburgh.
  • Kulsoom, Nawaz Sherif's wife, dies in London after prolonged illness

    Kulsoom, Nawaz Sherif's wife, dies in London after prolonged illness

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    The former first lady also won the NA-120 bye-polls in September past year after defeating PTI's Yasmin Rashid though she was not able to practically take part in the election campaign for the seat vacated by her husband. The newly elected Pakistani government of Imran Khan has chose to extend all help in bringing the mortal remains of Begum Kulsoom from London. Both her sons Hassan and Hussain reside in the United Kingdom and cared for her while Nawaz and Maryam attended near daily ...
  • Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

    Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

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    Should the president's legal team decide, as they have threatened, to contest that principle in court, it is imperative that the Supreme Court ensure that the president is held accountable". "It's been reaffirmed many times", Kavanaugh said Thursday, as quoted by the Press-Herald. "I have to be careful what I say here because I'm the vice chairman of the Ethics Committee and in that role I can't comment on anything that may or may not come before the Ethics Committee", Coons told the ...
  • Donald Trump cancels planned visit to Ireland

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    US President Donald Trump has put off a visit to Ireland that had been scheduled to follow a commemoration in Paris of the end of World War I, the Irish government said Tuesday. "This is all; the meeting is under consideration as there is still time left", he said. No reason was given for the cancellation, although Trump was expected to face protests in Ireland.
  • Woodward calls his sources ‘people of conscience, people of courage’

    Woodward calls his sources ‘people of conscience, people of courage’

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    Mr Trump hit back via Twitter and during a campaign rally at the 12,000-seat Rimrock Auto Arena in Billings, Montana, on Thursday evening. "We have reached an all-time low", he told the crowd. Some Trump administration officials and allies claim the author could have hindered national security by giving USA foes and friends alike the sense there is a weak and unfit commander in chief in the Oval Office.
  • Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union

    Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union

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    Johnson's successor, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt, wrote in a rival article in the Mail that "nobody else has a detailed plan" for Brexit , adding: "This is the moment to back the prime minister". 'If we don't stop this extraordinary use of language over Brexit, our country might never heal. "Comparing the Prime Minister to that isn't amusing".
  • Sweden elections: Swedes take to polls amid debate over immigration

    Sweden elections: Swedes take to polls amid debate over immigration

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    The latest opinion poll suggests that Prime Minister Stefan Lofven's ruling Social Democrats will substantially lose seats but still emerge a victor with an estimated 24.9 percent of the votes. But the process could take weeks and possibly fail, with the Sweden Democrats vowing to sink any cabinet that doesn't give them a say in policy. Prime Minister Stefan Lofven's ruling center-left bloc maintained a slight lead with 40.6% of the vote, with the center-right alliance winning 40.3%.