Where the Mexico City Policy matters the most

April 29, 2017

(CNN) She has five children and works as a farmer in Budadiri, Uganda, east Africa. “I want to look after my children,” Mudua says. “But I am a woman alone, and any time a man could force me into sex and I could get pregnant.” Women like Mudua, thousands of miles away from Washington and the White House, are the ones starting to feel the reverberations of US President Donald Trump’s Mexico City Policy, reintroduced in …

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Emmanuel Macron vows to avoid ‘the mistake Hillary Clinton made’

April 28, 2017

(CNN)The man who’s hoping to become France’s next president says he’s not assuming he has the win in the bag. “That was almost certainly the mistake Hillary Clinton made,” Emmanuel Macron told CNN’s Melissa Bell on Thursday. “I’m absolutely not playing that game. Right from the first day, that hasn’t been the way I defended myself or how I fought.” The 39-year-old, who’s never held elected office, won the most votes in the …

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Fresno shooting suspect charged with murder

April 27, 2017

(CNN)California authorities on Wednesday charged a suspect with eight felony counts, including murder, after police said he killed three men in an alleged hate crime. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, is accused of fatally shooting the three men at random in downtown Fresno, California on April 18, police said. Muhammad is black and his victims were white. Muhammad allegedly opened fire at a Pacific Gas & Electric truck, killing one man. He then walked away and fired his handgun at four others, as …

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Arthur Collins arrested over London nightclub ‘acid attack’ – BBC News

April 23, 2017

The Metropolitan Police said a man and a 22-year-old woman both lost their sight in one eye. Other people were treated for severe burns following the alleged attack. Image copyright @PhieMcKenzie Image caption Hundreds of people were forced to leave the club in the early hours More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsToonVidio Premier – Lite Cutting Edge Software Creates Breathtaking 2D and 3D Animated Videos In Minutes! Commercial License.InstaScope Only available for WP …

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These 3 People Show Why Anti-Trump Tide Runs Against The GOP In Georgia’s Special Election

April 18, 2017

… $100 check to Democrat Hillary Clinton. During the election, I was called by Isaksons office and invited to attend a fundraiser, Rosenberg said. I told them that I would not vote for Isakson this go round because he has endorsed Trump. Rosenberg has known Isakson for years, and rejecting him wasnt an easy decision. But Isakson and Tom Price were just fine without her. Price went on to win re-election in November by some 24 points. But the man who was the reason Rosenberg had switched sides, …

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Cleveland Killing Prompts Facebook To Review Handling Of Violent Posts

April 18, 2017

… intelligence, to stop the spread of videos that violate its standards. Authorities widened the search into anationwide manhunt on Monday. In 2015, a man posted videos to social mediaof himself shooting and killing reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, while they were filming a live broadcast for Roanoke, Virginia,news station WDBJ. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsStupidly Simple Webinars STOP paying for expensive webinar solutions. With Stupidly …

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Newt and Callista Gingrich: Easter 2017: ‘Be Not Afraid’

April 17, 2017

… afraid. In his book, Crossing the Threshold of Hope, John Paul II reminds us that we have been redeemed.  The power of Christs Cross and Resurrection is greater than any evil which man could or should fear, he wrote. Easter Sunday is a good day to reflect on the words of Saint John Paul II and remember that the Son of God overcame death so that we may be saved through faith in Him. No enemy can threaten this gift from Jesus. We wish you and your family a blessed Easter. Newt Gingrich is a …

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Trump Administration Won’t Release Logs Of Visitors To The White House

April 15, 2017

… statement that the only reasonable conclusion is to believe the Trump administration has many things it is trying to hide. Its disappointing that the man who promised to drain the swamp just took a massive step away from transparency by refusing the release the White House visitor logs that the American people have grown accustomed to accessing over the last six years and that provide indispensable information about who is seeking to influence the president, Bookbinder said in a statement. …

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‘Survivor’ Contestant Outed As Transgender During Shocking Tribal Council

April 14, 2017

Survivor contestants have a reputation for double-crossing one another, but one competitor hit a new low when he outed a fellow player as transgender on Wednesday nights episode. According to EOnline.com, Varner admitted to Survivor: Game Changers host Jeff Probst that he felt he was going home, and then proceeded to out Smith in an attempt to paint him as untrustworthy and perhaps inspire other contestants to switch their votes. Smith, who identified as a gay man in both seasons hes …

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Seriously?! Officer Appears To Stomp On Handcuffed Suspects Head

April 13, 2017

The incident occurred in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday. Only two weeks earlier, the white officer with the heavy step had managed to avoid charges related to fatally shooting a black man in 2016, local 10 TV News reported. Are you serious? Anderson is heard shouting after he was hit. I got cuffs on, sir! Are you serious? YouTube The Columbus police agency distanced itself from the officers behavior, which itsaid in a statement does not meet the standards [of]the Columbus Division of Police. …

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United Airlines, David Dao, And The Way We Blame

April 13, 2017

… Michael Brown comes particularly to mind, with his actions on the day examined in microscopic detail while his past led to the infamous no angel article in the New York Times); it is probably not a coincidence that we find it now in a case where the man subjected to unwarranted violence by law enforcement, in this case to preserve the convenience of United Airlines, belongs to an ethnic minority. These are not majority positions, but if this tendency in public discourse is narrow, the Dao …

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After San Bernardino shooting, we need more empathy, fewer guns

April 12, 2017

(CNN)Only four victims. In San Bernardino, California, this week, an armed man burst into a classroom with a gun and began firing. As the news of another mass shooting in a school rolled over the country, visions of Sandy Hook Elementary School, where so many died, flooded into my mind. When I heard only four people had been shot, I relaxed a little. There’s something wrong about being relieved by a small number of people being killed. It’s a sign that the constant barrage of …

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Cops Hunt Accused Gun Thief Who Sent Anti-Government Manifesto To Trump

April 11, 2017

… specific location, according to the sheriffs office. Janesville School District canceled classes on Friday as a precaution. More officers have been patrolling near churches, because of the unspecified anti-religious remarks in the suspects manifesto, the sheriffs office said over the weekend. To anybody that got this letter, you might want to read it, the man police identified as Jakubowski says as he walks through a parking lot after visiting the post office. Revolution. Its time for change. …

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9 of the greatest rivalries from breakfast to best Australian city

April 10, 2017

… which remains as unresolved as Kashmir. Is this the world’s happiest city? Cigar-rolling rivalry Cairo vs. Pena vs. Reyes Some world records hog all the spotlight: Fastest man. Longest jump. Most hot dogs consumed in 10 minutes. Everyone expects high-profile drama and the stuff of great rivalries from these achievements. Most wouldn’t expect the same to be true for cigar rolling. Most would be wrong. For more than a decade, the Guinness World Record title for the longest …

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CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… recently in recent years often by Islamic militants. The terrorists group ISIS, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, said it was responsible for Sunday’s bombings. Condemnations of the attacks, condolences for the victims and support for Egypt’s government came in from political and religious worldwide. Meanwhile, police in Sweden say a man suspected in participating in a terrorist attack there had shown sympathy to extremist groups, including ISIS. Another suspect has also been …

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His name was Henry Summers – but who was he? – BBC News

April 9, 2017

… body was discovered. Image caption The nameplate on Henry’s front door Later, one of the neighbours knocked on the door. He opened Henry’s letterbox and smelled what he assumed was food going bad. They said Henry kept himself to himself but was very dapper, always wore a blue jacket and a flat cap and he used to whistle as he was coming up the stairs. Then a twist: a man came forward and said that the man found dead in the flat in Easter Road could not possibly be Henry …

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Bird Slams Into Man’s Face In Bloody Roller Coaster Accident

April 9, 2017

A man and his friend went for a ride on Red Force, which is being touted as Europes fastest roller coaster, on Friday and literally crashed into an unfortunate surprise. He tossed the bird aside and, with blood smeared across his face, appeared to tell his friend what just happened. Moments after the encounter, the man seemed to accept his and the birds fate and rose his hand for another drop. A similar accident took place in 2012 when a 12-year-old boy was hit by a bird while riding a …

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Masters 2017: Justin Rose, Sergio Garcia lead into final round at Augusta

April 9, 2017

… the likes of 1992 champion Fred Couples, 57, who faded to one over, and three-time champion Phil Mickelson, who struggled to a two-over 74 Saturday and lies in a group eight back. Mickelson, who will be 47 in June, is bidding to eclipse Jack Nicklaus as the oldest winner after his 1986 triumph at 46 and two months. That year, Nicklaus’ caddie — his son — wore the number 89. Visit CNN.com/golf for more news and videos That number this year? Garcia’s man. …

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Syria’s Assad Is Still Attracting Support From Some Leftists And ‘Alt-Right’ Nationalists

April 8, 2017

… headscarves and impose Islamic law. Given his enemy, then, Assad is justified in whatever he does. He is, after all, a secular man, with no beard and no wife in hijab. Radu Sigheti / Reuters The second favored talking point is related to the first. For those who like the idea of Assad as a secular option, the alternative must look irredeemably religious violently so, and driven to that violence by religious dogma. Gabbard for years has argued that the armed opposition to Assad is dominated …

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CNN 10 – April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017

… operate, we increase his harvest by 15 percent. Meaning, he earns 45,000 euros more in revenues. We’re battling nature with nature and we know that that works. (END VIDEOTAPE) AZUZ: This is like jetpack meets Iron man. It’s the awesome-looking invention of a British entrepreneur. It involves six tiny jet engines, some body armor, some serious physical fitness, and while it looks fund in some clips, there is a learning curve. It’s called Daedalus. Guess they thought acorus (ph) …

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What we know about Syria’s chemical weapons

April 6, 2017

… airstrike on a “terrorist” ammunition depot. It’s not yet confirmed what chemical agent was involved in the suspected attack in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib province. But early indicators point to the release of a nerve agent like Sarin. Victims gassed as they slept What we know about Syria’s weapons How a chemical attack unfolded man says 25 relatives lost in strike Photos show no hiding from the horror Watch: Attack survivor’s plea to Trump Trump: …

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The women who sleep with a stranger to save their marriage – BBC News

April 5, 2017

“I was at home with the children and he was at work. During a heated discussion he sent me a text saying, ‘talaq, talaq, talaq’.” “Triple talaq” – where a man says “talaq”, or divorce, to his wife three times in a row – is a practice which some Muslims believe ends an Islamic marriage instantly. It is banned in most Muslim countries but still happens, though it is impossible to know exactly how many women are “divorced” …

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Hillary Clinton, it’s too soon

April 1, 2017

… presidential candidate who was beaten first by a man who they said couldn’t win — because he was black — and then by a man who they said shouldn’t win — because he was Donald Trump. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH …

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Peter Taylor: How has terror changed in 50 years? – BBC News

April 1, 2017

I talked to Billy in his cell. He was doing life for the murder of his Catholic workmate. He had lured him into a car and then shot him in the back of the head. “The only way to stop them was to terrorise them. It was them and us,” he said. But the act of pulling the trigger had a profound effect on Billy. “Before I was a decent young man. It [the conflict] turned me into a killer. It felt like someone had reached down and ripped my insides out. You hear a bang and …

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Exploring Meghalaya, India’s abode of the clouds

March 24, 2017

(CNN)When it comes to aptly named destinations, the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya is up there with the best. Meaning “abode of the clouds,” it’s home to the top two wettest places on earth,according to Guinness World Records. But across this cool, green state travelers will also find India’s cleanest village, the country’s highest waterfall and a man who just might be the country’s biggest Bob Dylan fan. …

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Stabbing suspect targeted black men in New York

March 23, 2017

(CNN)A 66-year-old man was stabbed to death in manhattan late Monday, police said, for one reason: being black. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, James Harris Jackson walked into an NYPD substation in Times Square and announced that he was responsible for Timothy Caughman’s death. “I’m the person you’re looking for,” he said, adding that he had knives in his pocket. …

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