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But Trump is not expected to mention Saccone in his remarks. The Pennsylvania special election was called by Gov. Tom Wolf, D, a year ago after the abrupt, scandal-fueled fall of the district's Republican congressman, Tim Murphy. trip to H&K Equipment Co.in Coraopolis a political event. A campaign event which would require that taxpayers be reimbursed for some of the expenses.
  • Trump's ex-aide Bannon to appear again before House intelligence panel

    Trump's ex-aide Bannon to appear again before House intelligence panel

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    Meanwhile, The New York Times reported that special counsel Robert Mueller subpoenaed Bannon last week to testify before a grand jury investigating Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation. Bannon didn't invoke executive privilege , but Rep. Tom Rooney said the House intelligence committee would respect it if he did. The interview follows Mr Bannon's spectacular fall from power after being quoted in a book as saying United States president Donald Trump's son and others ...
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

    North Atlantic Treaty Organisation head urges Macedonia to end dispute with Greece, reform

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    Macedonia is known as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) at the United Nations, but the Security Council acknowledged that this was a provisional name when it agreed to membership. Both Greek and Macedonian officials have expressed hopes that the issue can be resolved this year. Outside of the usual practice, Naumovski told Macedonian Sitel TV that the proposals are "far from a dignifying solution" for his country.
  • Sun-rich countries confirm nine new solar projects after huge price drop

    Sun-rich countries confirm nine new solar projects after huge price drop

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    Meanwhile, the cost of generating power from solar PV fell by 73% between 2010 and 2017 with a global weighted average LCOE for utility-scale solar of 10 cents/kWh, and are expected to halve again by 2020. IRENA projects that all renewable energy technologies will compete with fossils on price by 2020. Mr Ferreira recalled IRENA's high-level Ministerial Roundtable, which was held to share ideas on "the connection between an increasingly electrified transport sector and accelerated renewable ...
  • Justice Department to appeal ruling that restores DACA program

    Justice Department to appeal ruling that restores DACA program

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    A federal judge in San Francisco ordered Trump to restart the DACA program, which lets illegal aliens brought to the U.S.as children legally avoid deportation. The lives of 2.1 million immigrants and almost 800,000 DACA recipients in the U.S.is now in the hands of Congress. "I think the judge's decision to block Trump's actions is good".
  • More Than 3 in 4 Americans Support Limits on Abortion, Poll Finds

    More Than 3 in 4 Americans Support Limits on Abortion, Poll Finds

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    Answers ranged from "at conception" to "when a baby is born". As the 45 anniversary of Roe v. Wade approaches, it remains clear that the American people do not support the infamous abortion decision. In conducting the survey, the pollster first asked a binary question, such as whether or not the respondent was pro-life or pro-choice, and then a more detailed and nuanced followup, Barbara Carvalho, director of the Marist Poll, told reporters and others in attendance.
  • Passenger describes 'hell' onboard diverted Malaysia Airlines flight

    Passenger describes 'hell' onboard diverted Malaysia Airlines flight

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    The scariest part was that once the engine started to make a loud disturbing noise, the flight attendants all seemed nervous n clueless. "We are just waiting now". "Safety at all times is Malaysia Airlines" number one priority. Sanjeev Pandey, from Sydney, was on the flight with two friends, all on their way to run a marathon in Mumbai.
  • Steve Bannon subpoenaed in Russian investigation, Fox News reports

    Steve Bannon subpoenaed in Russian investigation, Fox News reports

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    Bannon's attorney told the committee that Bannon would answer questions when he goes to the special counsel because executive privilege would not apply, according to a source who's familiar with the process with Bannon. Bannon is expected to return for questioning on Thursday. Bannon is the latest high-profile figure to testify before the House committee as part of its ongoing investigation into allegations that Russian Federation interfered in the USA election.
  • California couple arrested after trapped children discovered in their home

    California couple arrested after trapped children discovered in their home

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    The children's parents , 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old Louise Anna Turpin have already been detained and accused of nine counts of torture and ten counts of child endangerment . After being rescued, the children were taken to two hospitals for treatment . "I thought the kids were home-schooled", Kimberly Milligan, 50, who lives across the street from the family, said.
  • Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin backs repeal of the Eighth Amendment

    Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin backs repeal of the Eighth Amendment

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    He read that 85 women had travelled from Wicklow. Minister Harris said women from every county travel overseas for abortions each year, and read into the record of the Dail the numbers from every county in the country in 2016. The wording of that amendment is just one sentence, but yet it is generally accepted that it did pose serious legal, potentially criminal and ethical dilemmas for members of the medical profession when they faced critical health decisions as regards pregnant women.
  • Trump says King's dream is the American dream

    Trump says King's dream is the American dream

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    What Martin Luther King did was for us, for generations to come, the reason why we can play this game, and the reason we are all grateful as Americans, as human beings, as African Americans, we're grateful for his contributions to our history", George said.
  • Sri Sri Throws His Weight Behind Padmaavat, Says He 'Loved' the Movie

    Sri Sri Throws His Weight Behind Padmaavat, Says He 'Loved' the Movie

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    A panel including Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justice AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud have considered the submission of producer's counsel that the matter to be heard on the urgent basis. At least four Indian states, including central Madhya Pradesh, had banned the film, citing security threats, despite its clearance by a censor panel.
  • Trump doesn't want CHIP in short-term budget deal

    Trump doesn't want CHIP in short-term budget deal

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    The White House threw its support yesterday behind a Republican proposal to pass a stopgap bill that would fund the U.S. government through Feb 16 and avert a shutdown, dealing a blow to Democrats who want such a measure to include immigration protections.
  • Longhorns defeat #8 Red Raiders 67-58

    Longhorns defeat #8 Red Raiders 67-58

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    The Longhorns stifled the Red Raiders on the floor, holding Texas Tech to just 38.2 percent shooting from the field and 25 percent from three-point distance, well below their season shooting averages of 48.6 and 35 percent. . Immediately following No. 8 Tech's rousing 72-71 defeat of No. 2 West Virginia last Saturday at United Supermarkets Arena, joyous students stormed the court in support of their team.