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Planned Parenthood CEO: Kushner said funding depended on stopping abortions

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In 2014-2015, Planned Parenthood claimed 17,419 prenatal services performed. As Richards tells it, Kushner said that Planned Parenthood "had made a big mistake by becoming "political" and that the "main issue ... And it would be able to dedicate hundreds of millions of dollars to the health care services that it loves to tout - things like birth control, STD testing and treatment, cancer screenings and well-women exams. Read More »

UN Urges Netanyahu to Reconsider Nixed Deal to Resettle Illegal African Migrants

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Netanyahu said in a televised address on Monday that Israel and the UNHCR had reached an agreement "for the departure of at least 16,250 migrants.to Western nations". Netanyahu's government, however, has come under huge worldwide pressure to halt its "discriminatory" treatment of African asylum-seekers following revelations that deportees would be sent to Rwanda and Uganda. Read More »

Family's SUV plunge off cliff may have been intentional

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The software's information along with the lack of skid marks or brake marks have led officials to believe that the March 26 crash may have been intentional and not the result of a traffic collision. DeKalb said he and his wife also encountered Devonte , the one child he saw doing outside chores, such as taking the garbage bins to and from the street. Read More »

Police arrest suspect in attempted burglary in Bluefield

Wayne Price wrote: "Shouldn't be too hard to find, he's got more teeth than a junior hacksaw!" The e-fit was posted on the Warwickshire Police website, as well as its Twitter and Facebook pages at 2pm. Earlier the force said it issued the image in order to try and catch two burglars who managed to get into a house by distracting a woman in her 40s. Read More »

Mueller Is Reportedly Compiling A Report Of Trump's Actions In Office

Ty Cobb, the lawyer in the White House handling the Mueller probe, declined to comment. Unlike other defendants, van der Zwaan did not enter into an ongoing cooperation agreement with the special counsel's office. But if that is what Mueller is saying, it also means him saying Trump isn't a criminal target says basically nothing about the evidence at hand. The assurance that Trump is only a " subject " of the investigation and not officially a target may not be worth much. Read More »

"China has faith in Zimbabwe's new administration" Mnangagwa

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Presidents Xi Jinping and Emmerson Mnangagwa agreed that with that step, their governments have new opportunities to carry out development and cooperation projects and to further improve their nearly-40-year-old friendship. Its role in Zimbabwe's power change, in particular, fuelled suspicion as the head of the African country's military, who was part of the coup, paid a state visit to Beijing just days before Mugabe was put under house arrest. Read More »

Foreign spies have apparently been intercepting cell-phone calls in DC

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THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) has uncovered electronic surveillance devices in the U.S. capital after it found International Mobile Subscriber Identity (IMSI) catchers in Washington DC. And although the surveillance tech is sold to law enforcement agencies, it can also be bought from black market vendors , or put together using off-the-shelf parts and open-source software. Read More »

Kim likes South Korean pop, but his public watch it at risk

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Kim praised the group, who has more than 4.6 million Instagram followers , for their wonderful performance as well as asked the art troupe, which consists of 160 members from different entertainment field , to extend his appreciation to South Korean President Moon Jae-in for a wonderful concert. Read More »

Prince Philip recovering from hip surgery in London

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The British Orthopedic Association said Philip's surgery was necessary because he was suffering from osteoarthritis. Officials declined to provide additional details about the surgery and said "further updates will be issued when appropriate". Read More »

KJ Apa Is Replacing Kian Lawley In "The Hate U Give"

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The re-casting echoes decisions made by producers of crime-thriller All the Money in the World , who chose to scrub Kevin Spacey's scenes from the film and replace him with Christopher Plummer after the House of Cards star was accused of multiple sexual misconduct allegations late previous year. Read More »

Dutch lawyer sentenced in Trump-Russia probe

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Mueller took over the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and potential links between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin in May 2017. That's going to set Trump on fire, of course, so much so that I would not be surprised if this is what triggers him to fire both Rosenstein and Mueller. Read More »

The White House hits China with fresh tariffs; China returns fire

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The proposed Chinese increase mirrors the possible 25 percent tariffs on goods announced Tuesday by the Trump administration including aerospace, telecoms and machinery. Soybeans are the top USA agricultural export to China and US soybean farmers and their allies fought hard to prevent the tariffs - something Zhu noted in the press conference. Read More »

Gold Prices Steady Today, Silver Rates Fall: 5 Things To Know

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Gold rose almost 1% on Wednesday as the U.S. dollar dipped and share markets faltered after China retaliated in kind to a United States move to slap tariffs on US$50 billion worth of its imports, raising trade war jitters. Reversing yesterdays slide, gold prices ticked higher by Rs 50 to Rs 31,350 per 10 grams at the bullion market today on mild buying by local jewellers. Read More »

Trump hosts leaders of Baltic nations at White House

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Moments earlier Tuesday, Mr. Trump blasted Mexico over the North American Free Trade Agreement, praised Mexico's own immigration laws, and said the USA can not afford to have the "caravans" of people coming through the border. The United States will help beef up the three nations' capacity to resist cyber-attacks and support energy diversification projects, including synchronizing the Baltic and European electric grids, the statement read. Read More »

Syria govt. close to seizing eastern Ghouta

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Security forces responded by putting the town and other suburbs around Damascus under siege, bombing hospitals and residential areas, and blocking the entry of food and medical relief. Buses waiting to cross into the town of Douma , eastern Ghouta, to evacuate rebels and their families, at Wafideen camp in Damascus , Syria on April 1, 2018. Read More »

New Zealand want more Tests after series win over England

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England made the ideal start to the final day when Stuart Broad claimed wickets with the first two deliveries but the tourists were unable to winkle out the final few batsmen as the fading light cast long shadows over Hagley Oval. Reflecting on his own contributions in recent months, Root added: "It's been bitterly disappointing - seven fifties, you want to convert at least half of those, if not more, as a top-order batter". Read More »

National Park Service reconsidering entrance fees hike

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The public comment period was only 30 days long, but that didn't stop many from submitting-the National Park Service received more than 109,000 comments. "We're working to respond to those. thoughtful and well-put comments", the official said. While the group recognizes that fee increases are sometimes necessary, "We were adamantly against the fee proposal that came out", Douce said. Read More »

Family: Boy who killed brother found gun searching for candy

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Police said Stephenson died along with three passengers: 29-year-old Maryanne Stephenson, 66-year-old Brian Stephenson and 56-year-old Sheralyn T. Stephenson. Deputy Chief Todd Hutchinson said officers have informed the driver's brother of the incident. "So he lost his brother, his sister-in-law and his mum and dad", he said. Read More »

High wind warning for Wednesday

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Mary's counties. Friday's storm could bring the snow in the early morning hours. In a discussion posted by weather service forecasters on the Internet, they noted they were "watching closely for any offshore storm development" from Sunday onward. Read More »

Trump to deploy military to US-Mexico border

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He continued: "We can not have people flowing into our country illegally, disappearing, and by the way never showing up for court". "The caravan which is over 1,000 people coming in from Honduras thought they were just going to walk through Mexico and right through the border", Trump said. Read More »

Stephanie McMahon Puts Ronda Rousey Through Table on WWE RAW

Come WrestleMania there will be nowhere to hide for Stephanie McMahon . Triple H took another cheap shot at Kurt Angle on RAW , attacking him from behind, while Stephanie sent Rousey through a table to end their segment. Rousey will make her official WWE debut at Wrestlemania 34 on Sunday in a tag team match with partner and fellow Olympic medalist Kurt Angle against Stephanie McMahon and her real-life husband, Paul "Triple H" Levesque. Read More »

Air Lease Adds To 737 MAX Order Book

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Boeing did not respond to a request for comment. Although the jets purchased are at list prices and would be equal to $8.8 billion, airlines typically are given substantial discounts from jet manufacturers. Domestic passenger traffic increased 17.9 percent in January from a year earlier for the 41st consecutive month of double-digit growth, showed data from the International Air Transport Association. Read More »

Ambev (ABEV) Upgraded to Buy by ValuEngine

Analysts said the declines in recent weeks have been triggered by uncertainties over many aspects of the economy, counting borrowing costs, trade tensions, debate about data regulations, and driverless auto technology. A security with a beta greater than 1 indicates that it is more volatile than the market. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $7.08 within the next 52-weeks. Read More »

Abby Vans driver charged with sexually assaulting passengers

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Matthew Lee Moore, 48, of Springville, was arrested Friday on charges of aggravated sodomy, false imprisonment and assault with the intent to commit rape. Investigators determined that the girl had been walking in Sauk Village earlier that afternoon when McMillian, Guy and Argue took her, brought her to the vacant home and sexually assaulted her, the sheriff's office said. Read More »

Snow in forecast for Massachusetts on Friday

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The National Weather Service Boston office has issued a special weather statement for much of MA and Northern Rhode Island in effect until 11 a.m. There's been lots of talk of snow showers early tomorrow morning, and not as an April Fools' joke. Wednesday's forecast calls for a high of just 29 degrees, and while Thursday sees a high of 38 degrees, temperatures will stay around or below freezing until the weekend. Read More »

Trump shifts back to hardline immigration stance

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He said he would be meeting soon with U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis and others to discuss the idea. Republicans insisted that Obama "secure the border" before they would vote to overhaul the immigration system. But officials appeared to be considering a model similar to a 2006 operation in which former President Bush deployed National Guard troops to the southern border in an effort to increase security and surveillance. Read More »

Monsoon rains seen at average levels in 2018, says Skymet

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The monsoon is likely to be "normal" with little chance of drought and a 5% probability of excess rains, Skymet Weather, India's only private weather forecasting agency, said on Wednesday. The Konkan region witnessed excess rainfall in 2016 as compared to normal rains in 2017. Along with this, the withdrawal is also quite late which means, Monsoon stays for the longest here. Read More »

Jacksonville bound? Come June, Allegiant will take you get there

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The Las Vegas-based discount carrier said it will launch the service with promotional one-way base fares as low as $49, or $98 roundtrip. Additional details are available on Allegiant's website . With the addition of this route, Allegiant will offer service to six destinations from Kansas City, including Phoenix/Mesa, Arizona and four destinations in Florida: Destin/Fort Walton, Fort Myers/Punta Gorda, Orlando/Sanford and Tampa/St. Read More »

Four Marines presumed dead after California helicopter crash

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The 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing said in a statement it will wait 24 hours after families are informed before the names will be provided to the media. "We are now still responding to what we have confirmed as a single helicopter incident", said a Facebook post from the nearby Naval Air Facility El Centro. Read More »

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces on Gaza border: ministry

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Immediately he was verbally assaulted by the Israeli public along with senior Israeli officials, including Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who called for him to be sacked. "One has to feel sorry for our soldiers defending the border with the Gaza Strip - they face ever-growing violence by the Palestinians..." A coalition of human rights organizations in Israel said the flip-flop proved the government could not be trusted to fulfill any "moral, legal or global commitments". Read More »