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Westminster attack: Vigil held in Trafalgar Square

Elms went on to say that, for him, the attack was horrific, but not surprising. Police authorities have not named the attacker so far, but have indicated that the attacker acted alone and was "inspired by worldwide terrorism". "I told them I'm sorry for your loss and we stand by you for your work", said Anne-Marie Wilson, a 53-year-old charity worker. Many suspects in British terror attacks and plots have roots in the city, which has been described in a recent terror analysis by the ...

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Next steps on health care

After days of trying to charm members of Congress, Trump has now stated that if they don't vote yes on Friday, then he will burden them with the shame of failing to repeal Obamacare, reports CNN. President Trump's health plan was in intensive care Wednesday after the leader of a band of conservative House members predicted it was going down.

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United Nations appeal over North Korea 'forgotten' humanitarian disaster

Any parallel investigation into the murder of Kim Jong-Nam by any party, needs the clearance of the police or it will be deemed illegal, Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said today. Four more North Korean suspects fled Malaysia on Feb 13, the day of the murder, and are believed to be in Pyongyang. A Vietnamese woman and an Indonesian woman have already been charged in the case.

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Trump's Defense of His Lies: 'I'm President and You're Not'

Despite no evidence, he wouldn't withdraw his claim that former President Barack Obama ordered wiretapping on his campaign. And Twitter had a lot to say about it. President Trump recently heralded the first jobs report of his presidency by saying through his press secretary Sean Spicer that the numbers were " very real ", despite the fact that he spent much of his predecessor's presidency decrying them as fake.

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President Trump to give commencement address at Liberty University

Falwell said it was an "honor" to have Trump address graduates. Some students at the school have been ambivalent about supporting the President. The administration called on CBN's reporter early in its first press briefing, and the president sat down with Brody for his third one-on-one interview in office.

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CHP Issues Amber Alert for Toddlers

An Amber Alert has been issued for the white, four-door 2016 Accord with license plate 7TJR654. It was last seen on roads that run through Palm Springs, Thousand Palms and Cathedral City. All of the windows are tinted on the vehicle. If you have any information, you're urged to contact the Cathedral City Police Department at 760-770-0303.

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White House says delayed healthcare vote to take place Friday

As of this moment, thankfully, things aren't looking good in the walk-up to the vote, which is scheduled for Thursday tonight. Both conservative and moderate lawmakers had claimed the bill lacked votes after a long day of talks. But Ryan's bill also will cause millions of people - including most of the 1.7 million Floridians covered by Obamacare - to lose insurance and with it, access to health care.

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Netanyahu praises confirmation of Trump's USA ambassador to Israel

However, in a meeting with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu in February, Trump told the Israeli Prime Minister that he would " like to see you pull back on settlements for a little bit ". "He is the first USA ambassador to Israel that has a realistic, rational view of the issues affecting all the parties there". J Street, which operates the largest pro-Israel PAC, said after Friedman's confirmation that "it is truly sad" that the USA ambassador will be "such a divisive and ...

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GOP Sen. Jeff Flake: Trump should apologize for wiretapping claim

Intelligence reports show then-President Elect Donald Trump and his transition team may have been monitored by agencies in the weeks after the election via "incidental collection", a top Republican revealed in a press conference Wednesday afternoon.

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Khalid Masood: Everything we know about 52-year-old Westminster attacker

Masood then crashed his auto into a wall before running to the Carriage Gates, where he attacked PC Palmer with a large knife before he was shot by another officer. "The case is historic - he was not part of the current intelligence picture", she said. Armed police launched a series of raids in Birmingham on an area in Edgbaston, making several arrests.

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Intl' friendly : Iheanacho saves Eagles

On a cold night in London, the full strength Teranga Lions made the brighter opening with Cheikou Kouyate and Idrissa Gueye pulling the strings, their best chance falling to Sow who struck the woodwork from close range. The first half ended goalless. Etebo nearly had an instant impact after an Eagles' breakaway saw Iheanacho release the Feirense attacker whose effort was parried.

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French far-right leader Marine Le Pen to visit Moscow Friday

Leonid Slutsky, head of the lower house of parliament's foreign affairs committee, said he had personally invited Le Pen to meet Russian lawmakers. The announcement came after a new Harris Interactive poll showing Macron at front of the pack in the April 23 opener, in which he and Le Pen would go through to the runoff, with him winning that final contest resoundingly.

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Toronto school board to stop booking new U.S. travel over border restrictions

The board is among the largest in North America with some 246,000 students in 584 schools throughout Toronto. The TDSB said in a statement that despite the fact an executive order on border restrictions announced earlier this month has been suspended pending the outcome of court challenges, questions about the restrictions and whether they will be reinstated remain.

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Quintessentially British tube signs emerge after terrorist attack

Twitter users had fun spreading it around as if it was written by Tube staff because it reminded numerous Victorian wartime poster, "Keep calm and carry on" - except this one was fake and created by an online sign generator. "Our condolences, our city, our diversity, our strength", the message read. Hundreds of photos have been snapped by commuters overnight, with many taking to social media to share the message.

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Walmart's Vudu Service Converts DVDs/Blu-rays To Digital Via Smartphone App

Vudu's Disc-to-Digital feature can be accessed via its Android and iOS apps. But if you want to turn a DVD movie into a HDX digital copy, Vudu charges $5. The company just announced an upgrade to Vudu's longstanding disc-to-digital conversion service , doing away with in-store visits or PC-based disc scans .

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On anniversary of HB2, NCAA says stance hasn't changed

Mindful of the NCAA's deadline, Moore said he expected more discussions among House Republicans next week but wasn't going to rush colleagues for fear of pushback. While "what might have been" is hard to quantify, it's clear that the boycott, which was aimed at punishing hardworking North Carolinians because they value the privacy and security of women, wasn't as effective as opponents of the law hoped.

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Not affected by U.S. ban, Turkish Airlines passengers enjoy freedom on board

The UK ban includes six countries. The budget airline said that, from today, passengers on flights from Turkey and Egypt to the United Kingdom must put large electronic devices, including e-readers, in the hold. Leading worldwide carriers like Emirates Airline, British Airways and Turkish Airlines are some of the airlines that will be using the new restrictions.

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Man, 75, injured in London terror attack dies in hospital

The 48-year-old, who was tragically knifed to death just inside the railings at Parliament , has been described as a husband and a father. Four people have died - Pc Keith Palmer , 48, mother-of-two Aysha Frade and USA tourist Kurt Cochran .

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UK Parliament terror attack: Lawmaker hailed as hero for helping policeman

Dozens of injured people were rushed to hospital from the scene and one woman was confirmed dead by doctors at St Thomas Hospital near Parliament hours later. An injured person is helped after the incident on Westminster Bridge. Mr Ellwood has been Parliamentary Under-Secretary at the Foreign Office since July 2014.

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Andrew Napolitano: Questions for Judge Gorsuch

Another witness is Jeff Perkins, whose son with autism was at the heart of a lawsuit resulting in a high-profile interpretation by Gorsuch in his current role as a federal judge for the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. "And that's not right and we would have to change the rules to have the Supreme Court like everybody else."... "It's to change the nominee", he said.

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Kid Meeting The Pope Snatches Souvenir From Pontiff's Head

Not only him, his comrades and cameramen also giggled along. Estella's godfather Mountain Butorac told CNN she was a little nervous before meeting Pope Francis. A video uploaded by Estella's godfather showed the little girl being lifted to meet the Pope. Estella is now visiting Rome with her parents. "Who knows what she will get up to tomorrow", Butorac joked.

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President Trump plays in a truck, Twitter responds

In addition, ATA was privileged to bring its Image Truck - Interstate One - and a trailer provided by Jet Express featuring Trucking Moves America Forward imaging, hauled by ATA's Share the Road Truck. "I'm not going to make it too long, because I have to get votes", he said to laughter. After the meeting, the truckers appeared before the press and reiterated their support for Trump's efforts.

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No Illinois State Holiday For Obama's Birthday

He noted that Tampico (TAM'-pih-koh) native and 40th president Ronald Reagan's February 6th birthday isn't a holiday. The measure received 54 votes but was short of six that would have enabled it to be approved and sent to the Senate, the Chicago Tribune reported .

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London Terrorist Identified as 52-Year-Old Khalid Masood

Seven people, including a police officer, remain in a critical condition and another 29 people have been treated in hospital. In a defiant speech, May vowed that Britain would not be cowed by the attack. The attack is the worst London has seen since 2005, when the capital was hit by a series of suicide bomb attacks on public transport during rush hour on July 7.

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Brazil's spoiled meat scandal widens worldwide - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana

Just under a week since police announced they'd discovered meatpacking companies bribing corrupt inspectors to certify tainted meat, Brazil's huge meat industry is reeling as China and other big clients suspend or impose extra checks on imports.

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Trump, House leaders, conservatives working on health care deal

Trump's remarks - which Meadows said he took as good-natured ribbing - reflected his mounting urgency to secure a major legislative victory in the early months of his presidency and fulfill a central campaign promise by repealing the signature domestic achievement of President Barack Obama.

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China Development Bank makes $290 billion transport financing pledge

Jin has earlier stated the AIIB expects to add as many 25 new member countries by its second annual meeting which will be held in June in South Korea's Jeju Island. The new members will officially become part of the bank once they complete necessary procedures. "I am very proud that AIIB now has members from nearly every continent, and we anticipate further applications being considered by our Board of Governors later this year".

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Lord Tebbit On Martin McGuinness's Death

She said his death was "hugely difficult" for victims of the IRA but said to many nationalists and republicans he was a "leader, friend or mentor". Mr McGuinness was also implicated in the murder of Patrick Gillespie in 1990, who was forced to drive a booby-trapped van to an Army checkpoint while his family were held hostage.

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A business magazine named Theo Epstein the greatest leader in the world

In a statement he also texted to other media outlets, Epstein added: "The whole thing is patently ridiculous". If Zobrist's ball is three inches farther off the line, I'm on the hot seat for a failed five-year plan. He wouldn't care about that, but he clearly cared deeply about bringing a championship to Chicago. Epstein, who had been making an average of $3.7 million a year, signed a five-year extension in September worth in the ballpark of $50 million.

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US Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians in Mosul Overnight

One Iraq official put the total casualties at more than 137. The joint task force set up by the US Central Command to coordinate military efforts of the worldwide US-led coalition fighting IS, also known as the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR), could not comment on the report of mass casualties.

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Nunes apologized to Democrats after surveillance comments: aide

Asked how many Americans had been unmasked since June 2016, Rogers said he did not know. Okay, then! Now that we've debunked the issue of whether Obama personally crawled into Trump Tower in late October to lay down wiretaps, can we talk about the significant information revealed by the House Intelligence Committee chairman regarding the Obama administration's questionable behavior in November, December, and January? The Senate Intelligence Committee is also probing the USA ...

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Eight People Arrested After London Attack

CNN Terrorism Analyst Paul Cruickshank said the language used by ISIS asserting the attack was by one of its "soldiers" did not necessarily mean the group was claiming direct connections to the attacker. Since 2013, police, security and intelligence agencies have successfully disrupted 13 separate terrorist plots in Britain, she said. Seven arrests have been made in raids following the Westminster attack that left four dead, police have said.

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Paul Manafort facing allegations over his links to former pro

The Anti-corruption investigators in Ukraine have alleged Yanukovych and members of his party ran a corrupt regime. But, the politician said, the $750,000 payment was for Paul Manafort's consulting work with pro-Russian former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, who was removed from office in 2014 and is now in exile in Russia.

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Michigan State investigation says former USA Gymnastics doctor sexually assaulted teen gymnast

Nassar, who was indicted on federal child pornography charge in December, was suspended from the university the day after Denhollander's complaint and was sacked by the university less than a month later. Nassar said patients had never asked him to wear gloves, according to the Title IX report. 6 News reached out to Michigan State University for comment on the findings of this recent report.

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Rick Perry Accuses Texas A&M Gay Student Body President Of Stealing Election

Energy Secretary Rick Perry wrote an editorial in the Houston Chronicle saying that the election was "stolen". However, Brooks didn't actually get the most votes; that would be Robert McIntosh, who was disqualified for voter intimidation and for failure to report a campaign expense on glow sticks, according to the student newspaper, The Battalion .


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