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He also offered financial aid and diplomatic assistance to help rebuild areas shattered by nearly seven years of civil war and said Assad's eventual departure is inevitable. The FSA also says that Iranian Shiite militia fighting in Syria have stoked wider sectarian conflict in which mainly Sunni Muslims have been driven out of former opposition strongholds.
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    Diplomatic sources here told IANS that representatives of the Arab diplomatic community have met senior officials of the External Affairs Ministry seeking New Delhi's support in Thursday's crucial vote. Erekat also described the emergency session of the United Nations General Assembly "Uniting for Peace" historic session that re-examined global law and legitimacy.
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    A Met Eireann spokesperson told Independent.ie: "There is potential for severe weather on Wednesday night and into Thursday, with a deepening depression approaching", he said. . Delays or cancellations are possible to rail and air travel. Rathlin Express sailings have been cancelled until 14:00, when a decision will be made regarding a crossing later in the day.
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    Trump reportedly said at the Thursday meeting that he would be receptive to proposals that allow more immigrants from Asian countries because he thinks they would benefit the USA economy. While many people said that dentures could be to blame for slurred speech , Dr. Jackson said that the president "doesn't have dentures of any kind".
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    The Pakistani Prime Minister referred to Saeed as "Hafiz Saeed sahab " while making the remark during an interview to a television channel. Islamabad came under harsh criticism following a court decision to release Saeed, underscoring the difficulties faced by Abbasi's government in dealing with extremist elements in Pakistan .
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    Luis Bracamontes , an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, is at trial for allegedly killing Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy Danny Oliver and Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Michael Davis Jr . were seated. Two Sacramento County Sheriff's deputies are standing behind him in court, and one is standing behind Monroy. This isn't the first time Bracamontes has had outbursts in court.
  • Newborn baby boy found abandoned behind building, Toronto police say

    Newborn baby boy found abandoned behind building, Toronto police say

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    As of Tuesday, the baby was in critical condition and there was no word on how the mom is doing. "The baby is possibly days old, possibly just a couple of weeks old", said police media spokesperson Katrina Arrogante. W. and Keele St.in Toronto, Ont. on Tuesday January 16, 2018. According to the police source, who spoke to CP24, the woman, who is under the age of 20, gave birth alone Monday morning in a Toronto home after a "secret" pregnancy.
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    When the allegations of Weinstein's history of sexual abuse and harassment came to light in late 2017, Winfrey posted on her Facebook , saying , "I've been processing the accounts of Harvey Weinstein's ugly behavior and haven't been able to find the words to articulate the magnitude of the situation".
  • Ellen Pompeo signs on for more 'Grey's Anatomy' at $20M per year

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    And even if it isn't, the Grey's Anatomy star's sit-down with The Hollywood Reporter-which is well worth reading in full-is certainly the most entertaining. "And I could have walked away, so why didn't I?" she asked rhetorically. And I was like, 'Really, dude? Pompeo told THR that she has had to fight for her pay over time.
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    Asked about the Afghanistan leadership's reactions to the United States freezing security aid to Pakistan because it provides safe havens to terrorists, Haley deferred to Umarov. The statement added that achievement of peace in Afghanistan is crucial because the situation in Afghanistan has an impact on the security situation in neighboring regions.
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    Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Microsoft Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $693.24 billion market cap company. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share. Century invested in 0.01% or 468,963 shares. Oppenheimer invested in 1.35% or 674,901 shares.
  • Canadians kidnapped on road to capital in Nigeria

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    The Police spokesperson also confirmed that two officers of the force were killed in a gun duel with the gunmen. The incidence happened along Kagarko-Jere road when the expatriates were said to have been returning to Abuja from Kafanchan where they had gone for an undisclosed business.
  • Samuel Woodward Charged With University Of Pennsylvania Student's Murder

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    After questioning, authorities kept Woodward under surveillance for two days while they tested DNA evidence. At a press conference on January 17, Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas announced there would be a bail hearing later that day for defendant Samuel Woodward , 20, with the scheduled amount set at $1 million.
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    The internal debate in the West Wing is over whether Trump said "s***hole" or "s***house". "If there was", he said, "I want to just call on the White House right now, release whatever you have". More: Did Trump use vulgar language at an immigration meeting? Tom Cotton, R-Ark., another participant, saying that they did "not recall the President saying these comments specifically".
  • Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'

    Japan warns over North Korean 'charm offensive'

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    But South Korea, while publicly maintaining faith with U.S. President Donald Trump's "maximum pressure" campaign, struck a markedly more optimistic tone, arguing that renewed North-South talks show sanctions are already working. Separately on Tuesday, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said U.N. sanctions must be fully implemented and added that unity of the 15-member U.N.
  • Charlie Weis Jr. Named Offensive Coordinator

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    Charlie Weis Sr.is a 61 year old Super Bowl-winning offensive coordinator with 36 years of coaching experience. According to Owl Access , Weis is now the youngest current coordinator at the FBS level. "He's been around the game with his dad being a coach, a lot like I was when I was growing up, and has a bright future". He served as a quality control coach at Florida in 2011 and was a manager at Kansas for three years.
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    Also included in the top ten were fears over extreme weather, natural disasters, cyber attacks, food crises, "large-scale involuntary migration " and the spread of infectious diseases. WEF's new Global Risks Report is an 80-page compilation of risks to global business compiled with the help of business, government, academic, and other stakeholder around the world.
  • Palestinian teenager accused of slapping Israeli troops held until trial

    Palestinian teenager accused of slapping Israeli troops held until trial

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    She has been charged with 12 counts including assault, and throwing stones. The video of the incident clearly showed that she posed little threat to the soldier she slapped, as he stood in front of her fully armed. Hebrew slogans calling for the release of Palestinian teenager Ahed al-Tamimi have been scrawled on the walls of poor neighborhoods in Tel Aviv. They then move backwards after Nariman Tamimi becomes involved.