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Oxnard Veteran Receives Medal of Honor for Vietnam Actions

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Among his notable actions during the war, the White House said that Canley, as a gunnery sergeant, " fought off multiple enemy attacks " in the Battle of Hue during the Vietnam War. The pair faced heavy machine-gun fire, but forged ahead with rocket launchers, driving the enemy from their position. He is "a Marine warrior, who is bigger than life and beyond the reach of death". Read More »

Australia will consider moving its embassy to Jerusalem : PM Scott Morrison

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AIJAC director of global and community affairs Jeremy Jones told JNS that "AIJAC welcomes the foreign-policy announcements made by Prime Minister Scott Morrison ". A Christian evangelical, Morrison came to power in August on the back of a revolt by conservatives in the Liberal party. "My faith and religion has nothing to do with this decision", he said. Read More »

Raging Texas floodwaters cause bridge to crumble, spur evacuations

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Tom Dillard said. The body was found at Flag Street and Sandstone Street, according to KVUE . Local authorities warned residents to evacuate promptly on Tuesday due to strong currents threatening homes and businesses in the area. "One inch of rain can produce a flooded roadway within minutes", Ron Anderson, Llano County emergency management coordinator, told ABC News affiliate KVUE in Austin. Read More »

Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Canada

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Some hardy Newfoundlanders stayed up late Tuesday to witness a moment in national history. "Our number one priority is to make sure our children are safe, make sure we keep it away from schools, and make sure we let municipalities decide if they're even going to sell it, where they can smoke it", said Ford. Read More »

Brexit Talks: Some EU members contemplate no-deal plans

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He explained how Mrs May had repeated her insistence that she would not assent to anything that would leave Northern Ireland in the EU's customs jurisdiction without the rest of the UK. Prime Minister Theresa May told parliament on Wednesday her so-called Chequers plan for Brexit was not dead. If there isn't going to be significant progress from the summit this week, then why is it important? With the impasse likely to continue, diplomats are beginning to expect that a deal might not ... Read More »

Pass the poutine: Weed is now legal in Canada and everyone's celebrating

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Canada has legalized the possession and use of recreational marijuana , making it the world's second and largest country with a legal national cannabis marketplace. Consumers too are happy with the law and Ryan Bose from Ontario said that legalising recreational marijuana was a good move. Other provinces, like Alberta, will have cannabis available in provincially-run stores on Wednesday for all adults over the age of 18. Read More »

Treasury official charged with leaking docs related to Russia, Manafort

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Prosecutors also said in a criminal complaint that the reporter exchanged encrypted messages with an unnamed associate director at FinCEN to whom Edwards reports. Each charge can be punished with five years of prison maximum. Suspicious activity reports are submitted by banks to alert law enforcement to potentially illegal transactions. Read More »

MS toddler found stabbed and dead in oven

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Carolyn Jones, 48, has been charged with the first-degree murder of her baby granddaughter, NBC reports. The child was found after a call around 7 p.m. A family member found the body of the toddler at the home and called police , Williams said at the news conference. 'I've been doing law enforcement for 25 or 26 years now, ' Williams said in an interview. Read More »

Indian minister in #MeToo storm announces resignation

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The editor - who she last week claimed was Akbar - did not meet Ramani in the hotel lobby and insisted that she meet him in his room. The Vishakha Guidelines issued by the Honourable Supreme Court in 1997 and the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 ("POSH Act") have clearly laid down the steps to be taken to protect women at their workplaces. Read More »

UK Jews disproportionately targets of religious hate crime

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There were 94,098 hate crime offences recorded in 2017-18, majority race-related. A Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said: "Our message is clear - to target hate at a person due to their race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or gender is a crime that can have a devastating impact upon individuals and communities". Read More »

Fourteen Iranian border guards kidnapped on border with Pakistan

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Some sources put the number of the kidnapped forces at 11. Some media reports said 11 had been taken hostage, others put the number at 14, but the FO statement said they were 12 in number. In previous cases of cross-border clashes, Iran has threatened to hit militant bases in Pakistan unless Islamabad took action. The region has always been a flashpoint, with Baluchi separatists and extremists based in Pakistan regularly attacking Iranian security posts. Read More »

Journalists from several media houses attacked by Sabarimala protesters

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Briefing reporters the decisions of a Cabinet meeting here on Tuesday, Mr. Vijayan said the government would give due protection to the faithful. In another incident, a woman reporter of an English online media organisation was asked to get down from a state-owned KSRTC bus here, one of the entry points to the hill shrine of Lord Ayyappa which opened for the first time Wednesday after the apex court order. Read More »

Merkel says ‘still a chance’ for deal on Brexit

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Theresa May has insisted her Chequers proposals are not "dead", as she faced accusations her Government is "too weak and too divided" to ensure there is no hard border in Northern Ireland. But I simply can not see her agreeing to this, because it would be too close to the final date for the next election and maybe 100 plus of her MPs would go tonto with rage. Read More »

Canada now world’s largest legal marijuana marketplace

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Cannabis is seen on display at a Tweed retail store after legal recreational marijuana went on sale in St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada October 17, 2018. Pot enthusiasts in the province will have the biggest choice of shops, with 22 outlets expected to be operating between 9 a.m. local time to 2 a.m., and at least some that opened at midnight on Wednesday. Read More »

No-deal Brexit more and more likely

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However, she admitted there could be a gap between the end of the two-year transition and when that free trade deal is concluded. This offer would not in itself resolve the backstop issue which must be included in the withdrawal treaty and ratified before the end of March to avoid a damaging "no deal" scenario. Read More »

Pakistan Zainab murder: Imran Ali executed in jail

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ARY News Official Youtube Channel, For more video subscribe our channel and for suggestion please use the comment section. Zainab's case was the latest among a spate of attacks and abductions targeting children in the city of Kasur , outside of Lahore . Read More »

Davis Student’s Cookie Recipe May Have Included Grandparent’s Ashes

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A schoolgirl who allegedly baked cookies with her grandmother's ashes then took them to school and shared them with her friends, it has been reported. She says her son was questioned and asked to submit a statement about what happened and sign it. "Today Da Vinci Charter Academy High School and Davis Joint Unified are receiving a great deal of media attention". Read More »

U.S. air strike 'kills 60 al Shabab militants' in Somalia

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In June, an American commando was killed during an attack in southern Somalia that also wounded four United States military members and a Somali soldier, officials said at the time. Al-Shabab continues to hold parts of the country's south and central regions after being chased out of Mogadishu several years ago. U.S. Africa Command said in a statement that the strike occurred on October 12 near Harardere, a town 250 miles north of Mogadishu. Read More »

Rocket fired into Israel from Gaza: Israeli army

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I'm afraid "couldn't care less" understates the reality of the UNHRC's support for the terrorists. On a related note, FOX News continues to misreport the staging of Hamas's recurring assaults on Israel as a "protest" against "the Israeli blockade" - the blockade that is meant to prevent terrorists from obtaining the tools of their trade. Read More »

Beto O’Rourke adopts Trump insult, branding GOP opponent ‘Lyin’ Ted’

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But the Democrat did past year vote against a House bill that would've imposed a federal ban on abortions after 20 weeks. The vote in question was a 2016 House GOP resolution that rejected the idea of a new oil tax. O'Rourke continued his more combative approach through the debate. Cruz hit him particularly hard on his affirmation that he would vote to impeach the president , on whom likely voters in Texas are split 49 to 49, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released last month. Read More »

Russia Says Explosive Device Caused Crimea Blast, 10 Feared Dead

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Sergei Aksyonov, Moscow's senior official in Crimea, said 18 people were killed and dozens more were injured. The Reuters news agency said Olga Grebennikova, the college's director, had told Crimean news outlets that gunmen entered the building and deliberately fired on students and blew up explosive devices. Read More »

Elizabeth Warren, President Trump Spar Over Cherokee Heritage

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Pocahontas was a historical figure from the 17th Century and using her name in an intentionally disparaging way insults native peoples and degrades their cultures. "The report by Carlos Bustamante, a distinguished Stanford University DNA ancestry expert, concluded that although "the vast majority" of Warren's ancestry is European", the test results also "strongly support the existence of an unadmixed Native American ancestor". Read More »

Brexit talks: European Union official urges British PM to think outside the square

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As the Prime Minister flies to Brussels for a crunch summit today, Mr Hunt said now was the time to unite behind the Prime Minister, adding: "We owe it to her to be rock solid in our support as she battles for Britain". The so-called backstop is created to prevent a hard border on the island of Ireland after Brexit. May said both sides had made "real progress" on the terms of Britain's divorce from the bloc and the outline plan for future trading relations. Read More »

NEW First Legal Recreational Cannabis in Canada Sold in NL

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The briefing was part of a last political push by the government to answer outstanding questions about a major social, legal and policy shift that will see Canada become the first G7 country to legalize the use of recreational cannabis. "Now that our neighbor to the north is opening its legal cannabis market, the longer we delay, the longer we miss out on potentially significant economic opportunities for OR and other states across the country", he said in a statement. Read More »

Grandmother of girl in oven charged with murder

It is not clear where the girl's parents were. Williams told The Associated Press late Tuesday that deputies were still preparing the charge and that it could be filed within hours. A family member found the body of the toddler at the home and called police , Williams said at the news conference. He said authorities had no immediate answers in the death of the woman's granddaughter. Read More »

NYC goes entire weekend without a shooting for first time in decades

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The last weekend New York City went without any shootings was in 1993, the New York Daily News reports , citing NYPD records. It's the city that doesn't sleep-and it just became, for one weekend, the city that doesn't shoot. "A city of 8.6 million people, not a single shooting for three days", he said. According to the latest NYPD crime figures, current through Sunday, there have been 734 shootings so far in 2018, a 2.5 percent drop from the 753 at the same point in 2017. Read More »

Susan Collins Alma Mater Will Not Rescind Honorary Degree

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Kavanaugh angrily denied the allegations, and pressure mounted on Collins from both sides to either support or reject the nominee. No one was harmed in the incident that took place on Monday and Collins' office did not comment on whether the letter sent to Tom Daffron, the senator's husband, actually contained ricin. Read More »

Bill Nelson: Tyndall won't close over Hurricane Michael damage

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Even if all F-35s and F-22s turn out fine, the losses at Tyndall Air Force Base , where stealth fighter training takes place, represent a huge setback to USA air dominance on par with losing a big battle. As of March, Air Force statistics indicated just half of the Raptors were "mission-capable", Air Force Times reported. Speaking to reporters at Tallahassee International Airport, Nelson sought to dismiss growing concerns that the storm-battered base outside Panama City will follow the ... Read More »

US Budget Deficit Hits Six-Year High

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Real wages grew by 1.4 percent and household income grew by 1.8 percent, according to the report released by the Treasury Department and Office of Management and Budget. Mulvaney put the blame for this deficit increase on Congress. However, despite the strong economy, federal revenue only rose by $14 billion . Mick Mulvaney, the government's budget director, said the country's "booming economy will create increased government revenues - an important step toward long-term fiscal ... Read More »

Two pilots killed in Ukraine fighter jet crash

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It was not immediately clear if the other pilot aboard the Su-27 was killed or injured. Ukraine's military said Tuesday that two pilots died when a Sukhoi fighter jet crashed during military exercises with the United States and other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries. Read More »

Australia considers moving embassy to Jerusalem

The Prime Minister denied the looming by-election in Wentworth, which has a large Jewish community, had any impact on his decision on Australia's shift in approach to Middle East policy, or that his evangelical religious beliefs - a key factor in the shift in United States policy in the region - played any role. Read More »

Police searching for aspiring model’s killer

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Upon arriving at hospital with serious injuries, it was discovered she also had an unexplained bullet wound. Surveillance video shows Kelsey Quayle's auto headed west on a road in the Atlanta suburb of Riverdale before it suddenly drifted into on-coming traffic and hit two cars head-on. Read More »

Julian Assange given feline ultimatum by Ecuador

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Like a tired mother laying down the law, London's Ecuadorian embassy has slapped WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with a nine-page memo of house rules to follow if he wants to see the internet again under their roof. Friends and supporters of Assange say he has had contact only with lawyers since Ecuador suspended his communications with the outside world. The extraction was scheduled for Christmas Eve 2017 and was to be overseen by the head of Ecuador's intelligence agency who arrived ... Read More »

Trump praises release of Pastor Brunson at Kentucky rally

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Trump plans to open next week by surveying hurricane damage in Florida and Georgia, though the White House has not announced when he will visit affected areas. Trump touted a vote for Barr as "a vote for safe communities, strong borders and Kentucky values". Supporters of McGrath, the retired marine fighter pilot and her guest Joe Biden, lined up outside the school gym. Read More »

No-deal Brexit now "more likely than ever before"

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A day before heading to Brussels for a summit, May is keen to show she has the support of her cabinet after facing pressure from some members of her Conservative Party and the European Union to change course on Brexit, Britain's biggest policy shift in more than 40 years. Read More »

Boko Haram executes detained aid worker, Hauwa Leman

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Information minister Lai Mohammed did not identify the victim but described the killing as "dastardly, inhuman and ungodly", and vowed to push for the release of two remaining female captives - an aid worker and a 15-year-old girl - held since earlier this year. Read More »

Turkey to search Saudi consulate for missing journalist

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US officials are aware of The Post's report about Khashoggi but can not confirm it, and do not know where Khashoggi is, a senior USA official told the Post on Saturday. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said Riyadh must provide "honest answers" to the claims that he was murdered. His disappearance has threatened to upend already-fraught relations between Saudi Arabia and Turkey, and it raises new questions about the kingdom and the actions of its assertive Crown Prince Mohammed bin ... Read More »

Annual US budget deficit hits $779 bn, highest since 2012 -US Treasury

The US government collected $3.329 trillion in fiscal 2018, which ended September 30, compared with $3.315 trillion the previous year, according to the Treasury Department. The White House blueprint issued in February for the 2019 fiscal year also abandoned the long-held Republican goal of balancing the budget within a decade, instead projecting deficits into the foreseeable future. Read More »

Trump on Mocking Christine Blasey Ford: 'It Doesn't Matter. We Won'

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Christine Blasey Ford during an interview with "60 Minutes" that aired Sunday night. "I had one beer, right?" "I watched you mimic her, and thousands of people were laughing at her", Stahl said . Stahl reminded the Prez Ford had told Senators the worst part of her high school encounter was the laughter by her assailants, and what she heard from the MS crowd was laughter. Read More »

IS militants abduct scores of civilians in eastern Syria

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The area in Syria's eastern Deir el-Zour province has been witnessing days of intense clashes between IS and the USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces amid bad weather and low visibility. The U.S. -led coalition has used white phosphorus munitions in an attack on a town in eastern Syria, state news agency SANA reported on Saturday. Monitoring group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights had said 130 families were kidnapped in the attack that came amid intense fighting between IS and the ... Read More »

What Hillsdale Can Teach Harvard

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At the core of the case being heard in a federal courthouse in Boston are claims from a group known as Students for Fair Admissions that Harvard engages in unlawful "racial balancing" that benefits blacks and Hispanics and hurts Asian American applicants. Read More »

Aussie Mother Severely Bruised Shielding Baby During Violent Hailstorm

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Queensland was hit with a super-cell storm that rained down tennis-ball-sized hail, leaving thousands without power. Fiona Simpson wrote on Facebook . The mother posted photos of herself in the hospital showing her heavily bruised body. "I've learned my lesson today, never drive in a hail storm!" she said in the post. Read More »

Bavaria state elections :Merkel suffers historic loss

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At its peak, thousands of asylum seekers were crossing into Bavaria every day. As Bavaria gears up for the October 14 election showdown, voters are caught between tradition and change. Therefore: "clear the way for new elections". "A leadership debate can not be avoided", ex-CSU vice leader Peter Ramsauer told German media on Monday. Read More »

Australia considers recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital

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The Trump administration turned its back on decades of U.S. policy by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv in May. According to The Sydney Morning Herald , Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is considering the move. Morrison denied that the United States or the by-election had influenced his announcement. Read More »

White Woman Fired After Not Letting Black Neighbor Into Apartment Building

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After Toles manages to squeeze past her, she continues to harass him, going as far as following him to his home and then calling the cops. "OK, I don't like the fact that you're blocking for where I paid to live at", he replies. By Monday, Mueller's employer, Tribeca STL , a luxury apartment company, said it made a decision to fire her after seeing the video. "The Tribeca-STL family is a minority-owned company that consists of employees and residents from many racial backgrounds", the ... Read More »