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Capsized boat found in search for missing fishermen

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The men have been named locally as Przemek Krawczyk and Duncan MacDougall, who both lived in Tarbert. 'He has been taken to Mid Argyll Hospital, Lochgilphead, where medical staff describe his condition as stable. Coastguard teams and RNLI lifeboats rejoined the search on Friday, along with the coastguard helicopter from Prestwick. "The search remains ongoing and no further information is available at this time". Read More »

2 bombs found near Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, NIA begins probe

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A forensic team from Patna was also in Bodh Gaya to investigate the matter. "Two bombs were recovered and both were found outside the premises of the temple and the Mahabodhi Society", said Gaya District Magistrate Abhishek Kumar Singh. Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is camping in Bodh Gaya district prompting authorities to heighten security. "It is said that the blast happened in a flask kept under a generator at a tea shop opposite the ground". Read More »

Thousands of 'Pussy Hats' Swarm US Streets in Women's March 2

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Boyd says that while the march wasn't focused on one issue like the Women's March in Washington , D.C., the sentiment and the concerns are the same, "if not higher", she added. Eastern Time from Central Park West and 72nd Street, following a pre-march rally at Central Park West and 61st/62nd Streets at 11:30 a.m. Despite the crowd sizes, the number of participants in this year's rallies fell well short of the estimated 5 million who marched ... Read More »

Couple accused of chaining up 13 children lived in North Texas

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The brothers and sisters range in age from 2 to 29, and they are all now being treated for malnourishment. "What started out as neglect became severe, pervasive, prolonged child abuse". "She is off my family tree, she is dead to me". They said the family was deeply religious, homeschooling the children and requiring them to memorize long passages from the Bible. Read More »

Former Trump aide Omarosa may have taped White House discussions

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While Omarosa has been by Trump's side and in exclusive meetings, another source believes she might not have an information Muller's investigation is seeking. "Violations of this policy by [Executive Office of the President] staff are security incidents that may indicate knowing, willful, and negligent conduct in violation of security policy and may therefore result in disciplinary action and, for other Federal employees and visitors, may include being indefinitely prohibited from entering ... Read More »

Operation in Syria's Afrin started: Erdogan

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Any such operation would be considered an "aggressive act", Mekdad said . Turkey reacted angrily to the announcement . Turkey opened a new front in Syria's war on Saturday with airstrikes against Afrin that raised the prospect of worsening relations between Ankara and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally Washington. Read More »

Turkish jets strike Kurds in Syria as the United States urges calm

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The National Security Council convened on Wednesday and made a decision to take "all necessary precautions" against the USA backed Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) in northern Syria, an official statement said . The day before, the operation de facto started . Turkey's foreign minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu , said his country is determined to press on with its anti-Kurdish measures. Read More »

Watch Aly Raisman's Powerful Testimony Against Larry Nassar

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The huge scale of Nassar's alleged abuse is shocking and heartbreaking. Maroney first described her ordeal in October, saying Nassar abused her until she left the sport (she last competed at the 2013 world championships). "A little girl against a champion doctor?" " You are so sick", she said. Raisman emphasized repeatedly that Nassar being sent to jail was not enough. Read More »

Turkish jets destroy Kurdish targets in Syria's Afrin

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The United States had urged Turkey not to launch such an operation, saying the focus should remain on battling IS. The results of the initial strikes were announced in a statement of the Turkish General Staff. The YPG is estimated to have between 8,000 and 10,000 fighters in Afrin. Some of these forces helped the U.S. to fight the Islamic State group. During the airstrikes, Turkish air forces reportedly hit the Menagh Military Airbase, which the USA has used for supplying weapons ... Read More »

Heatwave Strikes Australia, Tourists Saved by Boat from Bushfire

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About 200 people, including those at a junior surf carnival, had to be rescued by firefighters on boats as they were unable to leave the area on their own, Mr Morris said. The blaze is being treated as suspicious with specialist investigators heading into the park on Sunday, a NSW Police spokeswoman told AAP. A bushfire in the Pilliga Forest near Narrabri has burned through approximately 48,000 hectares, with aircraft being brought in to assist in controlling that blaze. Read More »

Trump weighs in on immigration, funding talks: 'Working on it'

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When Mr Durbin was challenged about his version of what term Mr Trump used, the IL senator said: "I stand by every word I said about what was said". "We know both of their roles", Durbin said. Durbin said: "If there is a recording from that White House meeting, I urge the White House to release it". Read More »

North Korean delegation arrives in South Korea for Olympics prep

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The two countries have held working-level talks since. 22 North Korean athletes will take part in 3 sports and 5 disciplines, including pair figure skating and women's ice hockey. The proposals from North and South Korea had to be approved by the IOC and Pyeongchang committee before they could go ahead. "Since 2014, the IOC has addressed the special situation of having the Olympic Winter Games on the Korean peninsula". Read More »

New poll shows Trump with historically low approval rating

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On this particular night, Maddow was referring to the clown show that was Donald Trump's "highly anticipated fake news awards", which were poorly rolled out on Wednesday. Trump signed the measure into law in December. Taking to # Twitter on Tuesday afternoon, Donald Trump Jr. She told The Breakfast Club radio show in August that Trump was, "The worst I've ever seen; the worst I've ever experienced". Read More »

Ceasefire violations: Pakistan summons Indian Deputy HC

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Col. Nitin Joshi, an Indian army spokesman, said one soldier was killed in the Pakistani firing. Indian artillery and mortar guns continued to pound civilian population in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Saturday, leaving at least two civilians dead and another five wounded, according to Waleed Anwar, assistant commissioner of Nakyal. Read More »

Democrats and Republicans play the blame game

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The Senate will reconvene on Saturday at noon. Despite 11th-hour meetings between President Donald Trump and leaders of both parties in Congress, efforts to avert a government shutdown have failed. As the shutdown loomed, Mr Trump cancelled his planned weekend trip to Florida where he was due to celebrate the one-year anniversary of his inauguration at his Mar-a-Lago resort. Read More »

US President Donald Trump claims he's 'not a racist' after controversial remark

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The president said in a tweet on Friday that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country". "It was clear to me what the president was saying", he added. The White House did not initially deny the remark on Thursday, but Trump suggested in a tweet Friday that the "shithole" comment was "not the language used". Read More »

Boil water advisory lifted for the East Bank of Jefferson Parish

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They say the water system has been working overtime and needs a reprieve to have filters cleaned at the utility's Carrollton treatment plant. She is urging all New Orleans residents to continue to conserve water. Testing of water quality in those areas is underway. "If we want water pressure to improve dramatically, we have to continue to conserve the amount of water that we use", he said. Read More »

Trump takes on US Senator Durbin on 'racial slur'

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Trump has said he is ready and willing to make a deal to help the Dreamers, but he has insisted that funding for border security, including a wall along the US border with Mexico that he promised as a presidential candidate, be included in any legislative package. Read More »

White House doctor gives Trump clean bill of health

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A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. Those figures put him just barely under the obesity threshold in the body mass index calculation. "When Dick Durbin called me I had tears of rage when I heard about this experience in this meeting", Booker told her. The Navy doctor exhausted reporters' questions during an unusually lengthy hour-long session, at Trump's request, and said he did not withhold any information in the interests of privacy. Read More »

The Government Shutdown Effect: Big In The Short Term, Small After That

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Democrats managed to block the measure from obtaining the 60 votes needed to send the bill to the president's desk, arguing they would not vote for a spending bill until an immigration deal is reached that includes a legislative fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) program - the Obama-era initiative that extended temporary legal status to foreign nationals who illegally entered the country as minors. Read More »

Australian Open: Roger Federer breezes into fourth round with straight-sets win

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Roger Federer he beat Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff to reach the Australian Open third round. "But at the same time I knew it was nothing major that can potentially raise a question mark on whether I can continue playing or not". "I played well at the net, finished the balls off with a swing volley or good volley", Sharapova , whose smile matched the brightness of the Melbourne afternoon sun, said. Read More »

Durbin subject of Trump's tweets after DACA meeting

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While resting at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, his resort in Florida, the president addressed reporters: "I'm not racist". "I don't believe a majority of the Republican party agrees with the president , whichever word is used", Durbin said. At the Judiciary Committee hearing, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen repeated that she didn't hear the word " shithole " being used, but remembers an "impassioned" conversation with "tough language". Read More »

Donald Trump says he is not racist

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The president, who was due to discuss the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA) program with McCarthy, also said Democrats were ruining chances for an agreement on immigration legislation and DACA, according to the Washington Post . Read More »

Colorado Springs shooting suspect taken into custody, police say

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Colorado Springs Police have set up a large perimeter for an active shooter situation in the area near the intersection of Union Blvd. and Vickers Drive. Police said that people should not open their doors to strangers. The suspect is reportedly a white male, in his 30s, around six feet tall. Neal Joseph Arceneaux, 31, is wanted on numerous felony warrants and should be considered armed and risky. Read More »

Turkish military operation into Afrin begins, Manbij to follow: Erdoğan

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The Turkish defense minister announced that the army has begun bombarding Kurdish-held regions along the Syrian border as Ankara looks to destroy a US -backed border force made up largely of Kurdish militias. Turkey, on the other hand, stood its ground, and has in recent days sent dozens of military vehicles and hundreds of troops to the border area amid repeated threats from top officials that an operation could be launched at any moment. Read More »

Ten killed in Turkish attack on Kurdish-held Syrian region

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Tensions over Syria's Kurds have tested relations between the US and Turkey for the past three years nearly to breaking point. Bekir Bozdag, the deputy prime minister of Turkey, said on Twitter that Turkey would respect Syria's territorial integrity and sovereignty, and would pull out of the region once the target was achieved. Read More »

Man dead after shooting in Abbotsford

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Dhaliwal that may have information that could help us solve his murder". "I urge these individuals to come forward and speak with IHIT". Officers have not released any of the victim's ages. That incident was related to gang violence, police said. The area of the shooting is the same location where innocent man 74-year-old Ping Shun Ao was struck and killed by a stray bullet on September 2, 2015. Read More »

NFL Announces Super Bowl Matchup Before AFC, NFC Championship Games

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To help prepare for Sunday's game, let's look at a preview of what to expect from Philadelphia and Minnesota . The Philadelphia Eagles have released the club's final injury report for Sunday. Fans react after Stefon Diggs , No. 14, of the Minnesota Vikings scored a 61 yard touchdown at the end of the fourth quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game against the New Orleans Saints on January 14, 2018, in Minneapolis. Read More »

Lindsey Graham hits White House, says immigration fight a 's-show'

Graham, who arrived two hours and 30 minutes into the hearing, told her that Durbin is "a decent, honest man" and that Trump was the real problem. "Nevertheless, Germany owes vast sums of money to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the United States must be paid more for the powerful, and very expensive, defense it provides to Germany", Trump said in a two-tweet statement after meeting with Merkel for the first time in March. Read More »

Australian Open: A lookahead to Sunday, recap of Saturday

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The mercury is forecast to reach 42C at Melbourne Park on Friday, raising the prospect of some matches being halted and other marquee showdowns being played indoors. For a while in the second round here it looked as though the old vulnerability had returned as he flirted with danger against American qualifier Mackenzie McDonald, losing the fourth set 6-0 before squeezing through in five sets. Read More »

FSA Denies Backing Turkey Against US-Allied Kurds in Syria

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Turkey's threat to intervene in Afrin came after a USA -led coalition said it would form a 30,000-strong Kurdish-led border security force in northern Syria. There have been reports that the U.S. was also trying to recruit Kurdish fighters in Syria to fight against ISIL. In its first comments since the launch of the air strikes, the Russian foreign ministry said: "Moscow is concerned at this news". Read More »

11 dead and 46 injured in horror school holiday bus smash

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The cause of the crash, which occurred on the first day of a school holiday, was under investigation. The road was empty and neither wet nor frozen, Mr Cakacak told local media. The driver and his assistant, who both sustained minor injuries, were taken into custody as part of the probe. Turkey has a dire road safety record with over one million accidents in 2016 and 7,300 people losing their lives, according to official statistics. Read More »

Global Poll Shows US Prestige Plummeting Under Trump

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According to the CNN poll, the improvement in Trump's approval was fueled by a 10 percent rise among conservatives, 7 points among independents and 8 points among men. Gallup sampled 1,000 people per country in 134 countries in a variety of face-to-face, landline telephone and cellphone interviews, and considers its results accurate to within two and five percentage points, depending on the country. Read More »

Koreas to March Under One Flag at Pyeongchang Olympics Opening

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North Korea will send 22 athletes who will compete in three sports, Bach said, following a meeting between delegations from the two Koreas and Olympic officials in Lausanne, Switzerland. The move comes despite North and South Korea still being technically at war with each other and growing tensions with the West over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme. Read More »

Justice Department takes DACA battle directly to Supreme Court

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Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, a tribunal that Trump has denounced after past rulings in other cases. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals has protected about 800,000 people who were brought to the US illegally as children or came with families who overstayed visas. Read More »