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 2018-01-18 22:55 

NBC News

Wife of deported Michigan man to attend State of the Union with Democratic congresswoman...

Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Michigan, announced Thursday that she had invited Cindy Garcia to be her guest to President Donald Trump's first State of the Union speech in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 30....

 2018-01-18 22:50 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Baby delivered on international flight...
 2018-01-18 22:49 

Euronews

House unveils landmark sexual harassment overhaul bill...

WASHINGTON — Taxpayers would no longer foot the bill for sexual harassment settlements involving members of Congress under new bipartisan legislation released Thursday. Coming in...

 2018-01-18 22:47 

Fox News

[ World ]

Germans want Senate action on Trump's pick for ambassador...

German politicians and the media seem to be growing impatient with the U.S. Senate's failure to confirm President Trump's choice for ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell, more than four months after the longtime foreign policy expert was formall...

 2018-01-18 22:44 

USA Today

'This practice should be stopped': Teen girls decry painful illegal 'circumcision'...

The U.N. estimates more than 200 million girls and women around the world suffer the consequences of female genital mutilation....

 2018-01-18 22:42 

Deutsche Welle

German rapper-turned-IS jihadi Denis Cuspert reportedly killed in Syria...

Germany's most well-known jihadi, Denis Cuspert, has been killed in Syria, a pro "Islamic State" (IS) media site reported. The news site posted pictures of his dead body....

 2018-01-18 22:42 

Deutsche Welle

German rapper-turned-jihadi Denis Cuspert reportedly killed in Syria...

Germany's most well-known jihadi, Denis Cuspert, has been killed in Syria, a pro "Islamic State" (IS) media site has reported. The news site posted pictures of his dead body....

 2018-01-18 22:40 

Washington Post

Pope Francis presides over mile-high wedding...

The Pope performed his first mid-flight wedding on Jan. 18. The happy couple, Paola Podest and Carlos Ciuffardi, are flight attendants for Chile's national airline....

 2018-01-18 22:38 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Terminally ill Briton's bid for assisted death can proceed...

A terminally ill British man has been granted permission to challenge the country's law on assisted dying, after an earlier decision that rejected his case....

 2018-01-18 22:38 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Women march in Polish cities to demand abortion rights...

Polish abortion rights proponents, most of them women, are marching in Warsaw and other cities across Poland to express their opposition to a proposal in parliament to further tighten the country's already restrictive abortion law....

 2018-01-18 22:37 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Airborne nuptials: Pope marries couple on papal plane...

Pope Francis has performed the first-ever airborne papal wedding, marrying two flight attendants on a flight in Chile....

 2018-01-18 22:33 

CNN

[ Health ]

Doctor delivers baby on international flight...

This definitely wasn't the experience Sij Hemal thought he was getting when he booked his flight with Air France....

 2018-01-18 22:27 

CNN

[ Health ]

Flu vaccine: Could this be a better way to build one?...

Scientists turned to a mutant virus to build an experimental flu vaccine. The vaccine only has been studied in mice and ferrets....

 2018-01-18 22:26 

Radio Free Asia

European Parliament Calls Out China on Repression in Tibet...

It urges the European Union's member states to raise the issue of human rights violations in all its talks with China....

 2018-01-18 22:18 

NBC News

[ Health ]

Researchers take step towards a better flu vaccine...

Researchers made a mutant influenza virus, then used it to make a better flu vaccine...

 2018-01-18 22:12 

CNN

[ Health ]

Former NFLers call for end to tackle football for kids...

Hall of Famers and researchers called for an end to tackle football for kids younger than 14....

 2018-01-18 22:12 

Washington Post

Pressed by France, Britain agrees to do more to stop migrants in Calais...

Their leaders agreed to supplement the existing border treaty with British resources for a problem that occurs mostly on French soil....

 2018-01-18 22:10 

Washington Post

Toronto police arrest man for 2 deaths, say might be more...

Canadian police say they have arrested a man they believe is responsible for the presumed deaths of at least two men who disappeared from Toronto's gay village....

 2018-01-18 22:08 

Washington Post

Venezuelan opposition skips reconciliation talks with Maduro government...

Opposition officials refused to return to talks in the Dominican Republic on Thursday to protest a government claim that they had helped expose a rebel officer's hideout....

 2018-01-18 22:08 

Washington Post

Protesters in Haiti condemn Trump remarks at embassy protest...

Haitians angry over recent words and actions by U.S. President Donald Trump are showing their anger outside the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince....

 2018-01-18 22:07 

Fox News

[ World ]

Toronto police arrest man for 2 deaths, say might be more...

Canadian police say they have arrested a man they believe is responsible for the presumed deaths of at least two men who disappeared from Toronto's gay village....

 2018-01-18 22:07 

Sky News

California 'torture parents' plead not guilty...

The parents of 13 emaciated siblings who were found shackled to their beds have pleaded not guilty to charges of abuse, torture and imprisonment....

 2018-01-18 22:06 

Fox News

[ World ]

Protesters in Haiti condemn Trump remarks at embassy protest...

Haitians angry over recent words and actions by U.S. President Donald Trump are showing their anger outside the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince....

 2018-01-18 22:05 

Reuters Africa

Sudanese authorities detain Reuters, AFP reporters in Khartoum...

Sudanese authorities have detained a Reuters stringer and an AFP reporter who were covering protests in the capital Khartoum, the external information council, which deals with foreign media organisations, said....

 2018-01-18 21:57 

Washington Post

Puerto Rico reopens 12 nature reserves, refuges after Maria...

Officials in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico have reopened 12 nature reserves and protected areas nearly four months after Hurricane Maria....

 2018-01-18 21:55 

Fox News

[ World ]

Puerto Rico reopens 12 nature reserves, refuges after Maria...

Officials in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico have reopened 12 nature reserves and protected areas nearly four months after Hurricane Maria....

 2018-01-18 21:55 

Washington Post

Mexico rights body blames marines, police for 2014 killings...

A border mayor's paramilitary security team and Mexican marines were behind the disappearance and murder of four people, including three American siblings, the government's National Human Rights Commission charged Thursday....

 2018-01-18 21:47 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Israel digs deep to thwart tunnel threat from Gaza Strip...

Israeli military forges ahead with ambitious subterranean barrier to cut off attack tunnels from Gaza Strip....

 2018-01-18 21:45 

AP

The Latest: Francis arrives in Peru for 4-day visit...

IQUIQUE, Chile (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to South America (all times local):5:40 p.m.Pope Francis has landed in Peru for a four-day trip that will take him into the sweltering Am......

 2018-01-18 21:45 

Radio Free Asia

US Exit From Trade Pact Was Followed by Sweeping Vietnam Rights Crackdown: HRW...

Amid arrest campaign, Hanoi releases a white paper touting progress in human rights that is quickly dismissed by a former political prisoner....

 2018-01-18 21:45 

Washington Post

2 US-based climate researchers win Swedish science prize...

Two U.S.-based scientists have been awarded the 2018 Crafoord Prize for their contribution to climate research....

 2018-01-18 21:29 

Washington Post

El Salvador tells citizens to renew soon-to-end TPS status...

El Salvador's foreign minister is urging his countrymen to renew their temporary protected residency, even though the U.S. government plans to end the program....

 2018-01-18 21:26 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Ex-Trump aide was subject of arrest warrant at White House...

Hungarian police had an arrest warrant open for Sebastian Gorka during the eight months he spent as a national security aide to U.S. President Donald Trump....

 2018-01-18 21:21 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Lavrov Tells Security Council Iran Nuclear Failure Would Be 'Alarming'...

At the UN Security Council, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has warned that a failure of the Iran nuclear agreement with world powers would send an "alarming" message to the international community....

 2018-01-18 21:21 

Washington Post

Ex-Trump aide was subject of arrest warrant at White House...

Hungarian police had an arrest warrant open for Sebastian Gorka during the eight months he spent as a national security aide to U.S. President Donald Trump....

 2018-01-18 21:20 

Washington Post

Civilian deaths tripled in U.S.-led campaign during 2017, watchdog alleges...

Airwars finds that as many as 6,000 noncombatants may have died in Iraq and Syria strikes....

 2018-01-18 21:15 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Last straw for drinks...

Is this a further straw in the wind or the last straw?...

 2018-01-18 21:15 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

More porn star details revealed...

Two reports this week offered more details about what they described as a sexual relationship between Donald J. Trump and Stephanie Clifford, the pornographic-film actress who was reportedly paid $130,000 in hush money shortly before the 2016 election....

 2018-01-18 21:15 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

US defends remarks...

The US believes that suspending security assistance to Pakistan is important to put pressure on it to act against terror safe havens, the White House said as it defended President Donald Trump's remarks that Islamabad had given America nothing but...

 2018-01-18 21:15 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Trump unveils Fake News list...

President Trump - who gleefully questioned President Barack Obama's birthplace for years without evidence - wanted to have a word with the American public about accuracy in reporting....

 2018-01-18 21:15 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Bardot joins #MeToo backlash...

Dozens of Hollywood's elite may have taken to the Golden Globes in black recently in solidarity of the #Me Too and Time's Up campaigns against sexual harassment in the industry, but Brigitte Bardot was not among them....

 2018-01-18 21:14 

The Telegragh - Calcutta

[ International ]

Row over Black Friday...

The use of the term, Black Friday, is unaceptable as the black colour signifies negativity, a constitutional body that gives the Pakistan government legal advice on Islamic matters said and proposed to replace it with Blessed Friday....

 2018-01-18 21:14 

CBS News

[ Health ]

100 years after "super-flu" pandemic killed millions, universal vaccine remains elusive...
 2018-01-18 21:07 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Draft U.S. Document Confirms Russian Plans For 'Doomsday' Weapon...

The Russian weapon design was dubbed the "doomsday machine" when its plans were first glimpsed in a Russian state TV report in 2015. Now a U.S. nuclear policy document confirms Moscow's apparent intentions to build it....

 2018-01-18 21:03 

Radio Free Asia

Myanmar Authorities Arrest Rakhine Lawmaker, Plan to Charge Him With Treason...

Aye Maung is held for a nationalist speech, while organizers of an event that turned deadly also face charges....

 2018-01-18 21:03 

NBC News

USA Gymnastics abandons Karolyi Ranch amid sex-abuse scandal...

USA Gymnastics says athletes won't have to train at the Karolyi Ranch, where some gymnasts say they were molested by doctor Larry Nassar....

 2018-01-18 21:02 

NBC News

Zimbabwe opposition leader among 5 dead in New Mexico helicopter crash...

Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett and his wife were among 5 people killed when a helicopter crashed in New Mexico Wednesday, officials said....

 2018-01-18 21:00 

Fox News

[ World ]

Britain agrees to pledge millions for border security measures in France...

French President Emmanuel Macron won a significant victory Thursday when he and British Prime Minister Theresa May announced that Britain would pay for new border measures in France....

 2018-01-18 20:58 

Washington Post

Venezuela's 'petro' cryptocurrency outlawed by congress...

Venezuela's opposition-run parliament has outlawed a...

 2018-01-18 20:57 

Al Jazeera

Syria threatens to 'destroy' Turkish warplanes...

Any Turkish jets or bombers that cross into Syria will be shot down, official says, as Ankara readies Afrin operation....

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