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Police arrests 2 after Teenager is Raped Twice in one Day

Police arrests 2 after Teenager is Raped Twice in one Day Detectives said the teenager was first assaulted in a secluded part of Witton station, near the Aston Villa football ground, between 8pm on Tuesday and 2am the following morning. A second man, aged 35, was also arrested and has been released without charge. Shortly after that attack, the girl walked out of the station at about 2am and flagged down a passing vehicle to ask for help. [Full Article...]

Seven Turkish Journalists Released From Prison

Seven Turkish Journalists Released From Prison As of March, 173 media outlets which included newspapers, magazines, radio stations, websites and news agencies, many Kurdish, had been shut down by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government. "But I can not say that I am very happy today". The journalists are charged with using their news coverage to support three groups Turkey considers terrorist organizations: the Kurkistan Workers' Party, o... [Full Article...]

Car Bomb Blast Rocks Somalia's Capital

Car Bomb Blast Rocks Somalia's Capital Most of the victims are civilians. A column of white smoke was seen above the capital and some shops in the area were rattled by the blast, GO correspondent in the capital reported. The exact target of the blast remained unclear. It is the first explosion in the city in more than a month since the deadly Ramadan period attack at two restaurants which claimed at least 30 lives. [Full Article...]

Venezuela to vote on constituent assembly amid protests — BBCI

Venezuela to vote on constituent assembly amid protests — BBCI While opinion polls say a vast majority oppose him, Maduro made clear in a televised address Saturday evening that he intends to use the assembly to govern without limitation, describing the vote as "the election of a power that's above and beyond every other. [Full Article...]

GOP dealt stiff blow in Senate's bid to repeal 'Obamacare'

GOP dealt stiff blow in Senate's bid to repeal 'Obamacare' The measure would have overturned the mandate that most individuals get health insurance and suspended a requirement that large companies cover their employees. The early Friday morning vote came after a series of unsuccessful votes by Republicans this week to repeal Obamacare. Much of the late-night action in the Senate is due to that persistence to get a repeal plan on his desk to sign. [Full Article...]

Despite Texans' support, health care law defeated in US Senate

Despite Texans' support, health care law defeated in US Senate Two Republican senators, Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins, have consistently voted against Obamacare repeal bills, arguing the plans' provisions could end up kicking millions of people off Medicaid , the health insurance program for the poor and the disabled. [Full Article...]

Trump replaces White House chief of staff Priebus, names Kelly replacement

Trump replaces White House chief of staff Priebus, names Kelly replacement Mirroring his behavior regarding the transgender ban for the USA military on Wednesday, Trump tweeted he had "just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff" Friday evening. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein even recommended Comey's dismissal in a memo to the President. I'll get to the person who leaked that to you. "What I want you guys to know is that he was... [Full Article...]

Konstanz shooting: Two people killed as gunman opens fire at German nightclub

Konstanz shooting: Two people killed as gunman opens fire at German nightclub A police officer was wounded during the shootout but his injuries are not life threatening. "Guests were able to save themselves by fleeing outside or hiding", the police said in a statement , according to Deutsche Welle. The attacker has not yet been identified by German police, who say they are also investigating the motive. A 26-year-old Palestinian had killed one and injured six in an ass... [Full Article...]

Taiwan's coastal city braces for Typhoon Nesat

Taiwan's coastal city braces for Typhoon Nesat Most train services were suspended and more than 300 domestic and global flights were cancelled or delayed. Almost half a million households were without electricity as Nesat pounded the island with downpours and winds of up to 180km/h. The typhoon passed through Taiwan and reached Fujian province in southeastern China by 7 a.m. Sunday as a less severe tropical storm, officials said. [Full Article...]

Constitutional crisis looms if Trump fires Mueller

President Trump has railed against the special investigation, even threatening to dismiss Mueller. The president sent several vitriolic tweets over the weekend. "I would note also that the Russian ambassador is our adversary, and the Russians have shown themselves to be masters at misinformation". Ascribing partisan motives to Mueller and the prosecutors on his team may please Trump's political ... [Full Article...]

Ex-PM Sharif to file review petition against disqualification

Ex-PM Sharif to file review petition against disqualification The young Sharif is now chief minister of powerful Punjab province - the Sharif family stronghold. On the one hand, it could bolster a culture of accountability and uproot the dynastic politics epitomised by the Sharif family, while on the other, it could pave the way for military autocracy, which has been largely responsible for policymaking that has made Pakistan the hub of terrorism, corruption... [Full Article...]

Senators threaten to block healthcare 'skinny repeal' bill — BBCI

Senators threaten to block healthcare 'skinny repeal' bill — BBCI Senator John McCain , who returned to the Senate this week after receiving a diagnosis of brain cancer, cast the decisive vote to defeat the measure. It would end the requirement that individuals buy health insurance , and suspend through 2026 the requirement that companies provide it for their workers. [Full Article...]

Ozamiz mayor Parojinog killed in police raid

Ozamiz mayor Parojinog killed in police raid Pacleb said the mayor's daughter, Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog, was arrested during the operation. The CIDG also raided City Councilor Ardot Parojinog's house in Bagakay. The board member is now away from his house. Seized from the Parojinog residence and farm were M79 rifles, bundled cash and "shabu" (methamphetamine hydrochloride). [Full Article...]

US Senate Republicans unveil latest legislation to repeal Obamacare

US Senate Republicans unveil latest legislation to repeal Obamacare The 49-to-51 vote was a huge setback for the majority leader, Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, who has spent the last three months trying to devise a repeal bill that could win support from members of his caucus. Ryan, R-Wisconsin, sent senators a statement saying that if "moving forward" requires talks with the Senate, the House would be "willing" to do so. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation accuses USA of 'Russophobia', retaliates for sanctions by ousting diplomats

But he's going to. Faced with near-unanimous bipartisan support for the bill in both the House and Senate, the president finds his hands are tied, according to two administration officials and two advisers with knowledge of the discussions. [Full Article...]

Full Repeal of Obamacare Has Always Been the Only Answer

For those who use Obamacare , such as Chris Norton of Paterson, Friday's vote came as welcome news. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said she was "very relieved that, for the time being, healthcare repeal has been set aside". Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) said she has faith in Alexander's ability to get complex legislation done. "I still have faith in the United States Congress - 99.9 percent are there... [Full Article...]

President needs to 'step back' on Mueller: Senator Collins

Corey Lewandowski appeared on Good Morning America Wednesday to let George Stephanopoulos know that if President Donald Trump wanted to fire the special prosecutor investigating his campaign ties to Russian Federation, "he has a legal authority to do so". [Full Article...]

Jerusalem holy site measures fail to halt clashes

Jerusalem holy site measures fail to halt clashes Israeli authorities said they feared that the event could dissolve into violence , leading them to restrict access to the site for Muslim men under the age of 50 . Friday prayers at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa Mosque passed peacefully, defying expectations of widespread demonstrations and potentially violent clashes around the Old City. [Full Article...]

Trump despide a Priebus y lo reemplaza con Kelly

Trump despide a Priebus y lo reemplaza con Kelly Muchos vieron en la llegada de Scaramucci una señal de la debilidad de Priebus , y no hubo que esperar mucho para que el flamante director de comunicación declarara abiertamente la guerra a su enemigo, acusándole de filtrar información confidencial y llamándole "jodido paranoico esquizofrénico ". [Full Article...]

Under-fire Trump turns attention back to Clinton

Under-fire Trump turns attention back to Clinton If Sessions were gone, Trump could try to appoint a replacement willing to carry out the firing. "Whether Mr. Comey was sacked because of the Clinton email investigation or the investigation of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during the presidential election, the reason for Mr. [Full Article...]


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