• Woman accused of assaulting man in MAGA hat at restaurant faces deportation

    Woman accused of assaulting man in MAGA hat at restaurant faces deportation

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    Salvagno has been charged with assault and harassment. ICE said Santos was in the country illegally. Rosaine Santos, a 41-year-old Brazillian immigrant living in Falmouth, Massachusetts, was charged with disorderly conduct, assault and battery after she allegedly attacked 23-year-old Bryton Turner , who was dining with a friend at Casa Vallarta Mexican restaurant on February 15.
  • Don’t place party before country, Congress asks Narendra Modi

    Don’t place party before country, Congress asks Narendra Modi

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    Several other senior officials also attended the meeting held at the prime minister's residence here. In a chilling message to Pakistan on Thursday just after the Prime Minister of that country Imran Khan tried to make a virtue out of releasing captured Indian MiG-21 Bison pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said , "Now we have to do the real thing, it was just a practice session so far".
  • Kashmir crisis: Indian warplane crashes over disputed region

    Kashmir crisis: Indian warplane crashes over disputed region

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    Eyewitnesses said soldiers fired in air to keep residents away from the crash site. Indian news reports said airports in the Indian portion of Kashmir closed for civilian traffic shortly after the air force jet crashed in the area. An Indian military statement said that "out of anger and frustration", Pakistan "initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation". Ravish Kumar, the ministry spokesperson, also stresses need to "ascertain the facts" amid competing narratives with Pakistan.
  • Benjamin Netanyahu to be indicted on corruption charges, attorney general says

    Benjamin Netanyahu to be indicted on corruption charges, attorney general says

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    Mr Netanyahu will have the chance to persuade the attorney general not to indict him at a hearing, which is likely to take place after the election. "I intend to serve you and the country as prime minister for many more years". The long-awaited announcement will further shake up the turbulent political campaign and threaten Netanyahu's lengthy tenure at the top of Israeli politics.
  • 'Racist' labeling of Trump fuels tense moments in Congress

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    She told reporter Yamiche Alcindor that Trump "doesn't see color, sex, race, creed, religion, so that's what makes things go uncomfortable for other people". "As a person of color in this committee that's how I felt in at that moment and I wanted to express that, but I am not calling the gentleman, Mr.
  • Labour to push for second Brexit referendum after meaningful vote - John McDonnell

    Labour to push for second Brexit referendum after meaningful vote - John McDonnell

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    While that was widely expected, Labour had said this week that its failure would be the trigger for the main opposition party to pledge its support for a new referendum. What was Labour's Brexit stance before? Labour also has some opportunities to call a vote - though winning such a vote would have less power. He is the 14th member of Theresa May's government to resign over Brexit.
  • Cohen's devastating testimony lays Trump's depravity bare

    Cohen's devastating testimony lays Trump's depravity bare

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    Jim Jordan of OH and North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows (who heads the far-right House Freedom Caucus). Trump pushed back Thursday during a news conference in Vietnam after a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . "Today, I'm here to tell the truth about Mr. Trump", Cohen testified. Cohen has already pleaded guilty to lying to Congress. In one revelation, Cohen said prosecutors in NY were investigating conversations Trump or his advisers had with him after his office and hotel ...
  • Cairo station fire: Train crash causes blaze which kills and injures dozens

    Cairo station fire: Train crash causes blaze which kills and injures dozens

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    Egypt's railway authority has halted all arrivals into the station until further notice. Egypt's railway system has a poor safety record, mostly blamed on decades of badly maintained equipment and poor management. Egypt's transport minister later resigned following the crash and resulting fire. The official statistics agency says there were 1,793 train accidents in 2017.
  • Pell Taken Into Custody for Sex Crimes

    Pell Taken Into Custody for Sex Crimes

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    In what has been described by some as an "unfair, anti-Catholic conviction", the court ruled in December that Cardinal Pell, who is widely disliked for his conservative views, sexually abused two choristers in the sacristy of St. "Cardinal Pell has always and continues to maintain his innocence", the statement said. "Awaiting the final verdict, we join the Australian bishops in praying for all victims of abuse, reaffirming our commitment to do everything possible so that the Church is a ...
  • Britain Should 'Rapidly' Give Up Chagos Islands

    Britain Should 'Rapidly' Give Up Chagos Islands

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    And on the largest island, Diego Garcia, it allowed the U.S.to build a large and strategically important military base . The authoritative - albeit non-binding - ruling resolves a decades-long dispute over Britain's eviction of the Chagos islanders to make way for a U.S.
  • Man 'resurrected' by Pastor Lukau arrested by police

    Man 'resurrected' by Pastor Lukau arrested by police

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    In what has been widely dismissed as a poorly staged miracle, a Kings and Queens Funeral Services hearse was used to carry the coffin from an unknown house to Sandton where the church service was conducted. From the video footage it is clearly stated that when the mortuary vehicle arrived at the Church premises there was already movement in the coffin. Sowetan is reporting that the church now states that Lakau " completed a miracle that God had already started ".
  • Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro Rips People Around President Trump

    Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro Rips People Around President Trump

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    President Donald Trump over the crisis - an idea the Trump administration immediately rejected. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro , who was sworn in for his second presidential term on 10 January after winning the May election , which part of the opposition boycotted, called Guaido's move an attempt to stage a coup orchestrated by Washington.
  • Wilson Raybould says she was pushed, got veiled threats on SNC Lavalin

    Wilson Raybould says she was pushed, got veiled threats on SNC Lavalin

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    Singh said Wilson-Raybould's testimony paints a picture of a prime minister and his office willing to disregard the law and more interested in helping powerful friends than average Canadians. During question period, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer suggested something was said to Wilson-Raybould during that period "that proved she lost her job because she stood up to" Trudeau on SNC-Lavalin.
  • World's smallest premature baby boy leaves hospital healthy

    World's smallest premature baby boy leaves hospital healthy

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    The boy from Tokyo was born through an emergency cesarean section in August as his weight did not increase at 24 weeks gestation and doctors determined his life was in danger, the university said. "I want people to know that babies can return home vigorous even if they are born small", said attending Dr. Takeshi Arimitsu. The reason is not known, although one theory is that male babies lungs develop more slowly.