• Heavy rain, 'isolated thunderstorms' possible across MA on Tuesday

    Heavy rain, 'isolated thunderstorms' possible across MA on Tuesday

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    Officials urged residents in the area to delay outdoor activities that might spark a fire. The chance of rain is 90 percent. There's a slight chance of rain Monday night , with lows dipping into the mid-30s. and 1 a.m. WEDNESDAY: Party sunny. High near 39. Temperatures will drop by 20 degrees on Tuesday , with a low Tuesday night of 34 degrees.
  • Senate approves deal to end government shutdown

    Senate approves deal to end government shutdown

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    There also are no assurances that House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., will allow the House to vote to protect the dreamers . The measure will be sent to President Donald Trump for his signature after passing through Congress . "Today is the day to celebrate because we have shown that a determined group of senators working together across the aisle can result in positive action", said Susan Collins , a Republican from Maine.
  • Hundreds gather at Capitol to show support of life

    Hundreds gather at Capitol to show support of life

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    His message was well received by Jeanne Mancini, the group's president, who told Politico that the President has been a "great" ally. Donald Trump has broken many promises since becoming President, but one that he has faithfully upheld is the vow he made to Christian conservatives to "protect the unborn", from nominating Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, last January, to making it easier for states to block Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood, an action that was announced by the ...
  • Mamata Banerjee slams Centre over not declaring Netaji's birthday as national holiday

    Mamata Banerjee slams Centre over not declaring Netaji's birthday as national holiday

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    Earlier, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's grandnephew, Chandra Kumar Bose, in an open letter, had asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to announce the former's birth anniversary as "Patriots Day" or "DeshPrem Diwas". "The people of the country want to know what happened to him", she said. Banerjee also vehemently criticised the Central government for abolishing the Planning Commission.
  • 1 killed in Kentucky high school shooting, governor says

    1 killed in Kentucky high school shooting, governor says

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    Police did not confirm any details about injuries, fatalities or a suspect. Located just 15 miles south of Waxahachie, Italy bills itself as "the biggest little town in Texas". Italy Independent School District Superintendent Lee Joffre said the district couldn't comment on disciplinary actions involving students. This item has been corrected to show the sheriff's official is named Sgt.
  • Finsbury Park Mosque attacker 'obsessed' with Muslims, UK court told

    Finsbury Park Mosque attacker 'obsessed' with Muslims, UK court told

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    Osbourne also wrote a note - discovered in the van used in the assault - discussing his motivation for the attack. While Osborne has not been charged with a terrorist offence, the prosecution consider that the note and comments he made after his detention "establish that this act of extreme violence was, indeed, an act of terrorism", said Rees.
  • US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

    US Senate votes to end gov't shutdown, bill goes to House

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    Democratic leaders - anxious about being blamed for a disruptive shutdown - accepted a Republican promise to hold a full Senate debate over immigration and the 700,000 Dreamers who were brought to the United States illegally as children. The movement comes thanks in part to commitments from McConnell and other Republicans in bipartisan meetings, according to four Democratic sources.
  • Donald Trump's alleged porn star lover Stormy Daniels mysteriously booted off Instagram

    Donald Trump's alleged porn star lover Stormy Daniels mysteriously booted off Instagram

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    The Veep went on to tell The AP that Trump is determined to implement a merit-based system that encourages immigration that does not take into account the immigrants "race or creed", adding that he "knows the president's heart". The Rev. Graham had the audacity on Sunday to declare that President Trump defends Christianity more than any recent American leader. Years later, Daniels relayed numerous same anecdotes included in the In Touch transcript to Slate, according to Jacob ...
  • Trump to Invite Macron to First Official State Visit of Presidency

    Trump to Invite Macron to First Official State Visit of Presidency

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    France is indeed pushing hard on the AI front these days, as is the neighboring U.K. Just days ago, the French and British governments announced extensive new collaborations on AI research. But such investments have failed to make a significant difference on the jobs front, with France's unemployment rate still stuck at 9.7% - almost twice that of Britain or Germany.
  • Odd and surreal: One year covering Donald Trump

    Odd and surreal: One year covering Donald Trump

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    Trump's blood pressure was 122 over 74, and his total cholesterol was 223, which is higher than recommended. Asked about a much-discussed episode in which the president seemed to slur his words during a televised speech in December about the Middle East, Jackson said it might had been caused by Sudafed, a medicine for nasal congestion.
  • Schumer: Deal reached to reopen government

    Schumer: Deal reached to reopen government

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    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., makes the thumbs up sign as he leaves the Senate floor after reaching an agreement to advance a bill ending the government shutdown, January 22, 2018 . Democrats condemned the ad, and Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan told " Face the Nation :" "I don't know if that's necessarily productive". Democrats are facing intense pressure from their base to solve the issue over the young immigrants, and they are skeptical of Republicans' ...
  • Suspect arrested in rape, murder case of 7-yr-old Zainab

    Suspect arrested in rape, murder case of 7-yr-old Zainab

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    He had previously been arrested in the case but was released. The exact age of Zainab is still unclear with reports suggesting it was between six and eight. Police have carried out DNA test of more than 1,000 suspects. Zainab was kidnapped from near her aunt's house on January 4 in Kasur . Her body was found from a heap trash on January 9 in Kasur when her parents were in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah.
  • Senate deal to halt United States govt shutdown

    Senate deal to halt United States govt shutdown

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    The welcome breakthrough came after three days of fruitful negotiations between a group of senators from both parties determined to reach a compromise. Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.), a vocal supporter of the 800,000 youth known as "Dreamers" that are covered under DACA, criticized the Senate agreement , saying he would not back a bill that "kicks the can down the road".
  • Man arrested over threats to 'gun down' CNN employees

    Man arrested over threats to 'gun down' CNN employees

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    He was released on $10,000 bond. The court heard that Griesemer worked part-time at a grocery store and had no previous criminal convictions. "We take any threats to CNN employees or workplaces, around the world, extremely seriously", the statement read.
  • Strong Earthquake Of Magnitude 6.0 Sparks Panic In Indonesia

    Strong Earthquake Of Magnitude 6.0 Sparks Panic In Indonesia

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    The quake is considered very powerful, with the ability to shake off buildings if it falls somewhere in the sensitive areas. Many people ran along the streets of downtown Jakarta, pointing at the buildings above them, witnesses said. The Jakarta Post observed people at the Menteng Huis shopping area in Central Jakarta, visitors of the Maritime Museum in North Jakarta and military personnel in East Jakarta milling outside of buildings, saying the natural disaster was huge.
  • Tsunami warning for much Alaska coast follows quake

    Tsunami warning for much Alaska coast follows quake

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    Parts of Canada's British Columbia also face a tsunami risk. The alert told people to seek refuge on higher grounds in affected areas. A tsunami warning is issued when a potential tsunami with significant widespread inundation is imminent or expected.