• China angered as US mulls Taiwan navy visit

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    Trump mended ties by vowing to uphold the One-China policy shortly before Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort, but infuriated Beijing again this summer by approving a Dollars 1.3 billion arms sale to Taiwan.
  • Ethics Panel Opens Probe Into Sexual Harassment Claim Against Dem Rep.

    Ethics Panel Opens Probe Into Sexual Harassment Claim Against Dem Rep.

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    She told BuzzFeed that she complained to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee about Kihuen's behavior, and Buzzfeed reported that a DCCC staffer approached Kihuen's campaign manager about the complaint. Kihuen has remained defiant, denying the initial charges from his former aide while suggesting the second accuser was a woman he'd dated - a contention the accuser rejected, according to the Independent .
  • Omarosa was only African-American earning the top White House salary

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    What did she do in the White House? Roberts hit the recently-departed assistant to the president with a casual, stoic " Bye Felicia " after alleging that Newman was going to try to make a buck off of the story. Manigault Newman, 43, defended Trump today, however, arguing "he is not a racist " though he may find himself in disputes with people of color. She was portrayed as a cut-throat contestant during the season.
  • Joe Biden consoles an emotional Meghan McCain on 'The View'

    Joe Biden consoles an emotional Meghan McCain on 'The View'

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    As Ms McCain nodded, he heralded medical advances that offer hope and then detailed his sense of closeness to her father. But I know, and I mean this sincerely, even when your dad got mad at me, saying I should get the hell off the ticket, remember what I said about your dad? "I couldn't get through your book".
  • Indonesia court rules against criminalising gay sex

    Indonesia court rules against criminalising gay sex

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    However some lawmakers are still attempting to make homosexuality a criminal offence in the country and this may be discussed by Parliament in 2018. Police have raided gay clubs and private parties, charging those arrested under Indonesia's broad anti-pornography laws and forcing some men to take HIV tests.
  • 2nd sea lion attacks in San Francisco Bay; swimmer bit Friday morning

    2nd sea lion attacks in San Francisco Bay; swimmer bit Friday morning

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    While an occasional unpleasant interaction with San Francisco Bay wildlife is not unusual, the park has received reports of two serious bite incidents in the last two days. "He said he splashed water at it, he yelled at it when that didn't work, the sea lion came up to bite him and he used his arm to push it away". "He told us that he was swimming when a sea lion came up to him", Reiter told the news station.
  • I let the Crystal Palace team down, says Benteke

    I let the Crystal Palace team down, says Benteke

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    Zaha has spent time playing in an unorthodox role up front this season in Christian Benteke's absence - and the Belgian has hardly shone since returning to the team. I think it's unfortunate if you are a team that gets moved for television and you only get one day rest . "We certainly can't afford to carry anybody, let alone carry a goal-scorer that isn't scoring goals".
  • Salvadoran woman jailed for abortion crimes hopes for early release - rights groups

    Salvadoran woman jailed for abortion crimes hopes for early release - rights groups

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    As Amnesty International detailed back in July, the country's courts just handed down a 30-year prison sentence for "aggravated homicide" against a 19-year-old rape survivor who lost her ensuing pregnancy due to complications. It is estimated that between 1998 and 2013, more than 600 women were jailed after being accused of having had an abortion. The punishment for abortion is up to eight years.
  • Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia

    Riyadh Targets the Private Sector With Bold Plans for 2018 — Saudi Arabia

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    Saudi Arabia agreed with the US in 2008 not to pursue enrichment and reprocessing but has since backed away from that pledge. "The more accurate that Hezbollah's missiles get, the stronger and wider Israel's strike will be", Katz said. Despite not having diplomatic relations, Saudi Arabia and Israel are now in effect close allies. "How soon Saudi Arabia can obtain full membership will depend on the outcomes of the mutual evaluation", FATF said in a statement sent to Reuters .
  • Uber driver arrested in rape of 16-year-old girl

    Uber driver arrested in rape of 16-year-old girl

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    Officers were dispatched to an apartment complex off Old Norcross Tucker Road and made contact with a 16-year-old girl who appeared to be extremely intoxicated. "Again, more corroboration to her story", Pihera said. According to police the girl appeared to be extremely intoxicated, police are now not aware of which bar the girl was drinking at but are still investigating as bar employees could face charges for serving a minor.
  • China prepares disputed Spratly and Paracel islands for war

    China prepares disputed Spratly and Paracel islands for war

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    The plan "constitutes just a facet of the overall efforts China has been making in improving its sense-making ability in the South China Sea", Collin Koh, a maritime security specialist at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, told the South China Morning Post on Friday.
  • National Park Service reduces fee-free days to 4 in 2018

    National Park Service reduces fee-free days to 4 in 2018

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    Free days during the coming year are January 15 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 15; the first day of National Park Week , April 21; National Public Lands Day, Sept. Opponents, including attorneys general from 10 states, say the higher costs could turn away visitors and might not raise that much money. Put another way? The generosity sure has dwindled since the NPS's 100th birthday in 2016, when we had a whole 16 days of free park access .
  • Kevin Hart reflects on cheating scandal: 'I'm a better man'

    Kevin Hart reflects on cheating scandal: 'I'm a better man'

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    However, the interview wasn't all laughs, as the actor opened up about being exposed for cheating on his wife, Eniko Parrish , while she was eight months pregnant with their first child . Authorities have since obtained the video, in which a man appearing to be Hart is seen canoodling with a woman at a Las Vegas nightclub and later in a bedroom.
  • Pilgrim's Pride (PPC) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.04

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    It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Lpl Lc invested in 0% or 13,203 shares. Federated Investors Pa owns 7.58 million shares for 1.04% of their portfolio. As per Friday, November 10, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to "Market Perform" on Monday, June 6.
  • MSU President Turns Down $150000 Raise Amid Larry Nassar Controversy

    MSU President Turns Down $150000 Raise Amid Larry Nassar Controversy

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    At the meeting, board members sent a proposed $150,000 raise for Simon to a university scholarship fund in her and her husband's name. The board announced the creation of a $10 million fund that will be used for counseling and mental health services as a way "to express our concern for and commitment to (the) fearless young women" who spoke out against Dr.
  • Turkey to Demand Condemnation of US Decision on Jerusalem at the UN

    Turkey to Demand Condemnation of US Decision on Jerusalem at the UN

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    Turkey is determined to fulfil its duty regarding this issue . We will wash the dirty laundry of those who breach worldwide law. Speaking to crowds gathered in the central Anatolian city of Konya via teleconference, Erdogan said that Turkey would first seek annulment of the move in the Security Council, and if that failed it would try at the UN General Assembly.