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Serena Williams defeats sister to win Australian Open final

With the win, Serena will regain the WTA No. 1 ranking from Angelique Kerber . "I just kept praying and praying and I am here". And little does she know, continues to inspire black women of all ages to pursue their dreams no matter no far fetched it may seem.

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Emirates 'change flight rosters' to comply with ban

Emirates said on Sunday it had to change staffing on US -bound flights "to comply with the latest requirements" and earlier said that "a very small number" of its passengers had been affected by the ban. No timetable has been set to discuss that issue, certainly not in the wake of Friday's controversial decision by the President to ban entry into the US from seven countries with ties to terrorism - Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

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Detained Iraqi Calls America 'The Greatest Nation' Upon Release

Jerrold Nadler (D-New York). He said both of the men have been specifically targeted in their home country because of their affiliation with the USA, and would be in "serious danger" if they were sent back. Darweesh shared with reporters that despite everything, he was happy to be in America, even explaining how he personally was targeted twice during his time working as an interpreter, engineer and contractor for the US government while in Iraq.

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Lyft pledges $1 million to ACLU after #DeleteUber trends on Twitter

Lyft's philanthropy comes at a moment of controversy involving its rival ridesharing service Uber. Despite the gesture, Uber was in a bit of hot water on Saturday after continuing service at JFK Airport when the New York City Taxi Worker's Alliance made a decision to freeze pickups, a move conducted in solidarity with airport protesters taking aim at the president's executive order.

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Hundreds Protest Diamond Pipeline in Fayetteville

This comes after President Trump signed an executive order to advance the construction of the oil pipeline, along with the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline. "I think it's just very important", said Sarah Meider, a protestor. Once submitted, the US State Department has 60 days to reach a decision. "This is about streamlining the incredibly cumbersome, long, horrible, permitting process", Trump said in an Oval Office signing ceremony on Tuesday.

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Sanctions didn't come up on Trump-Putin call

Those grievances include Russia's annexation of Crimea and military intervention in eastern Ukraine and Syria, the sanctions the U.S. imposed in response, and the exchange of accusations of hacking following apparent Russian attempts to swing the U.S.

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Tourist 'mauled to death' after CLIMBING into tiger enclosure at zoo

The man was severely bitten in his neck as well as his head by the tigers, and then was left in excruciating pain on the ground with nothing left on his body except his bloody wounds and his trousers. Reports have stated that the man has died, whilst other reports claim that he is still undergoing intensive treatment for his fatal wounds. It is not known why he entered the enclosure.

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Trump Aides: More Nations May be Added to Immigration Ban

The new protocols will "ensure that those approved for refugee admission do not pose a threat to the security and welfare of the United States". In an email she said, "The proposed pause would force refugees who already went through the rigorous screening process and who were set to arrive in the United States soon to instead wait months and even years to go through fingerprinting, interviews, health screenings, and multiple security checks all over again, all while their lives are ...

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Delta grounds USA flights due to automation issue

Flight already airborne were not impacted, the company said. Delta officials said via the air carrier's Twitter page its information technology department was working to rectify the situation. "We apologize for any inconvenience our customers may experience". In tweets to customers, the company said its teams were "working to resolve this as quickly as possible".

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Trump's refugee ban sparks global chaos, retaliation

Trump's tweets made no mention of the protests and pain brought back his executive orders, which temporarily banned travelers from seven majority Muslim countries and halted the American intake of refugees. Speaking earlier on Saturday, Mr Trump defended his executive order, saying it was "not a Muslim ban". Additional demonstrations are planned Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport - the seventh busiest airport in the world - in opposition of President Donald Trump's refugee travel ...

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Watch The 89th Oscars Nominations Live On Monkeys Fighting Robots

Meryl Streep received a record 20th nomination for " Florence Foster Jenkins ". On Tuesday morning, the Academy Award nominations will be announced in Los Angeles, kicking off the most prestigious award-show frenzy of them all. Best supporting actor: Mahershala Ali, "Moonlight"; Jeff Bridges, "Hell or High Water"; Lucas Hedges, "Manchester by the Sea"; Dev Patel, "Lion"; Michael Shannon, " Nocturnal Animals ".

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Thousands protest Trump refugee ban and travel restrictions

The presidential order suspends all refugee resettlement for four months to allow for a review of the screening process and bans Syrian refugees and any refugees after the first 50,000 per year until President Trump decides otherwise. Sasse's statement echoed that of McCain's and Graham's, saying, "If we send a signal to the Middle East that the USA sees all Muslims as jihadis, the terrorist recruiters win by telling kids that America is banning Muslims and that this is America versus one ...

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ACLU Sues Trump Over Refugee Executive Order

Darweesh's release provided a burst of energy for the assembled protesters and advocates, who chanted "Welcome home!" as he exited the terminal. The ACLU challenged the executive order and won an emergency stay that will allow those who landed in the US with a valid visa (or are now in transit) to enter the country and stay.

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GIULIANI: Trump asked me how to do a Muslim ban 'legally'

In his inaugural address, Trump had said: "We will reinforce old alliances and form new ones-and unite the civilized world against radical Islamic terrorism, which we will eradicate completely from the face of the Earth". But the giant loophole for "religious minorities" - which, in the Middle East, is likely to be persecuted Christians, as Trump said in an interview Saturday - makes his real motivation clear.

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Phoenix protesters rally against oil-pipeline projects

Almost 200 people gathered in downtown Tulsa Saturday to protest President Donald Trump's push for the construction of two controversial oil pipelines. North Dakota Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D. and Heidi Heitkamp also praised Trump's action, as did U.S. Sen. "I wasn't surprised", she said of Trump's order.

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Six Arrested in Anti-Deportation Protest at Charlotte Airport

Twelve refugees were detained under the order. Kassir returned to the impromptu podium to share that a federal judge issued a stay allowing those who arrived with valid USA visas but were detained due to Trump's order to remain in the U.S.

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US Embassy: Malaysians not affected by Trump's immigration ruling

When do we stop being America? Refugees have already been detained at United States airports. If anything, Gurski says, Trump's order is a gift for genuine terrorist groups because it bolsters the exhausted jihadist narrative that the west is at war with Islam.

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White House scrambles border tax debate

Trump's current plan is to fund the border wall construction with USA tax dollars, then somehow force Mexico to reimburse the country. He had said repeatedly, including in a Wednesday (Thursday NZT) interview with ABC News, that the United States government probably would pay for the construction up front but would be reimbursed by the Mexican government.

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP)

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Chinese New Year in Sunderland

Since arriving in Beijing to study in 2014, every Chinese New Year Sabaa Ali El-Tayeb has bought a stuffed toy animal. The burning of firecrackers also signifies a time for joy and is considered to bring good luck and fortune. Many in China also require multiple trips, say by bus and train, to get to their destination, reports the New York Times . "All of the shows are put on by our global students; for many of them, it's like a traditional show for them in China ".

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Reality check: Many of Donald Trump's early vows will never actually happen

The wall tax was announced after Trump signed a Presidential Order to begin construction of the wall, insisting Mexico would pay for it. The import tax plan would "easily" fund the wall, Spicer said. However, experts have warned that reverting to a trade pact between just the us and Canada is easier said than done. Trump said that U.S. might front the initial costs of the project but insisted that Mexico should pay back for it.

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Monk posts Twitter message after Leeds defeat against Sutton

Leeds' second-choice keeper Marco Silvestri ensured his side went in at half-time level after making a string of vital saves as the hosts were by far the more unsafe side. All Leeds had to show for the opening 45 minutes was an effort from Stuart Dallas, who raced onto a ball over the top and tried to lift his shot over Ross Worner, only for the Sutton keeper to make a fine save.

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Microsoft FYQ3 View Sees PC Boost, Lighter Cloud

The company's intelligent cloud unit also posted revenue of $6.9 billion United States dollars, an increase of eight per cent. Office commercial product revenues were up seven percent in the quarter. Analysts had estimated $7.02 billion. The other products in the Productivity and Business Processes segment are consumer Office 365 subscriptions (now over 24.9 million), Dynamics 365, and LinkedIn , which contributed $228 million in revenues for the quarter, a net loss of $100 million.

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Trump Says Refugee Crackdown 'Not A Muslim Ban'

As a result of an executive order signed by Trump, multiple people have been detained at USA airports, including JFK Airport. Throughout Saturday, the nation grappled with Donald Trump's decision to temporarily ban immigrants, including many refugees, from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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How to Watch Real Madrid v Real Sociedad in Live Streaming

Zinedine Zidane's men are one and two points ahead of Sevilla and Barcelona respectively at the top of the league table, meaning they are likely to have ceded the summit by the time their kick-off in this weekend's concluding match. Ramos, however, wants the supporters to change their behaviour towards him and his teammates in order to help them bounce back from the hard period, which will only boost their chances of winning the La Liga.

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Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) is Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to " Buy"

Tdam USA Inc. now owns 12,157 shares of the company's stock valued at $485,000 after buying an additional 62 shares in the last quarter. Drexel Hamilton increased their price target on shares of Maxim Integrated Products from $42.00 to $46.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, October 21st.

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Slim says Trump is no 'Terminator'

After Mr Pena Nieto pulled out of the summit, Mr Trump said the meeting would have been "fruitless" if Mexico didn't treat the U.S. "with respect" and pay for the wall. We are going to be working on a fair relationship and a new relationship, but the United States can not continue to lose vast amounts of business, vast amounts of companies, and millions and millions of people losing their jobs.

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Energy East Hearing to restart from the beginning

The new panel assigned to hear TransCanada's Energy East pipeline proposal is rebooting the process from the beginning. The previous Energy East pipeline panel, which had been reviewing the project since TransCanada submitted its application in October 2014, stepped down after concerns were raised about a potential perception of bias after members met privately with Jean Charest while he was a paid TransCanada consultant.

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Obama's letter to Trump was 'beautiful ... so thoughtful'

In his first day in office, Trump directed government agencies to freeze all pending regulations and to take steps to weaken the Affordable Care Act. And the third big one was the executive order removing the Obama administration roadblocks for the Keystone and Dakota Access oil pipeline products.

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The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Assigned A Consensus Hold Rating

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) shares ended at $41.81 with 8.98 mln shares exchanging hands. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Wells Fargo & Company downgraded shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and raised their price target for the company from $41.05 to $41.29 in a report on Thursday, January 19th.

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President Trump: "The American People Will Not Pay for the Wall"

After Trump signed the order, politicians, celebrities and ordinary Mexicans took to social media to demand that Pena Nieto cancel his meeting with Trump that was scheduled for January 31. The billionaire said that Mexico's primary goals should be to help Mexicans who are now residing in the United States and to develop its domestic economy, noting that investment, economic opportunity, and jobs are the "wall" Mexico should build during the age of Trump.

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ITC net rises 5.7%, Puri is CEO

According to a notification to the bourses, "YC Deveshwar (and Non-Executive Director with effect from February 5, 2017), will play the role of mentor from the said date". The change of guard at ITC comes after more than two decades as Deveshwar's term started in 1996 and saw the firm diversify into areas other than cigarettes.

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N ew United States administration's policy toward Eastern and Central Europe

The administration official did not say whether Trump would bring up hacking or what else the two leader might discuss, including the fate of USA sanctions imposed on Russian Federation by the Barack Obama administration for its alleged interference.

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Benjamin Netanyahu says Donald Trump's Mexico wall plans are a 'great idea'

After Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto pulled out of next week's summit, Mr Trump said the meeting would have been "fruitless" if Mexico didn't treat the United States "with respect" and pay for the wall. "This is a big opportunity for President Pena, personally, to recuperate his leadership in Mexico", he said . "President Trump is right", tweeted Netanyahu, who is trying to forge a better relationship with Trump than the one he had with previous President Obama.

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Rona Ambrose lauds Canada-US trade advantage over Mexico

Surprisingly, no mention was made of illegal immigration from Latin America, especially Mexico, to the U.S. Mr Trump later said his meeting with Mr Pena Nieto would have been "fruitless" if Mexico was not willing to pay for the border wall.


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