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Kamala Harris launches White House bid in America 'under attack'

Kamala Harris launches White House bid in America 'under attack' She gave a speech in her hometown of Oakland , with her messaging focusing on unity and equality. This weekend, rallies were held all over in support of her campaign bid. On Monday, she will be the first 2020 candidate to do a CNN town hall. Kamala Harris appears at a fundraiser for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., of which she is a member, Friday, Jan. [Full Article...]

USA professor steps down after asking students not to speak Chinese

USA professor steps down after asking students not to speak Chinese Megan Neely , who served as graduate studies director in the biostatistics master's program, wrote an email Friday urging students to "commit to using English" in the building housing the program. In her letter , the dean reassured students there was "absolutely no restriction or limitation" on the language they chose to use on campus. Asked whether any action would be taken against the unnamed... [Full Article...]

At least 27 dead in twin Philippines Catholic church bombings

At least 27 dead in twin Philippines Catholic church bombings While police and army troops tried to enter the building, the second blast went off, causing more deaths and injuries. The Philippines is a predominantly Roman Catholic nation that recently endorsed a new autonomous region in the southern Philippines. [Full Article...]

Democrats fear Starbucks coffee king candidate Howard Schultz

Democrats fear Starbucks coffee king candidate Howard Schultz He has hired consultants including Steve Schmidt, who managed John McCain's presidential campaign, who are said to be exploring the possibility of an independent run. Elizabeth Warren and California Sen. "It concerns me that so many voices within the Democratic Party are going so far to the left", Schultz told CNBC last June. [Full Article...]

Suspect killed himself in China blasts, say cops

Suspect killed himself in China blasts, say cops Friday, which took place on the 30th floor of the Wanda Plaza apartment building. It said he killed a man with whom he had business disputes in another city before driving to Changchun. Reuters could not independently verify the video. Violent crime has been on the rise in China as the nation's economy has boomed in recent decades and the gap between rich and poor has widened rapidly. [Full Article...]

ALERT DAY: Winter Storm Watch in effect for Tuesday Morning

ALERT DAY: Winter Storm Watch in effect for Tuesday Morning Generally an additional 1-3 inches of snow is possible during the daytime hours. Scattered snow showers are possible along with blowing snow for the rest of Monday as the colder air spills in from the north, dropping temperatures into the teens by the afternoon. [Full Article...]

Polar Vortex Bringing Deadly Cold Next Week

Polar Vortex Bringing Deadly Cold Next Week The most severe outbreak of frigid Arctic air in years is set to surge over the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes by the middle of this week. As far as daily record lows, Wednesday's record low of -15 degrees and high of 3 degrees could both likely be broken. [Full Article...]

Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop

Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop Mr Coveney said the backstop was crucial in preventing a hard border. Speaking to Ian Payne , Tory MP Dominic Grieve said that it was "quite clear" that MPs do not support leaving with no-deal and instead would be prepared to stop Brexit if they had to decide between the two. [Full Article...]

Republic Day: India celebrates with display of military might

Republic Day: India celebrates with display of military might The main celebration ended with a majestic fly past by the pilots of the Indian Air Force to the delight of the spectators, among whom was South African President Cyril Ramaphosa , the chief guest for the Saturday's event. Also for the first time, an all-women's contingent of the Assam Rifles paramilitary force will take part, three years after it began to accept female recruits. [Full Article...]

US Sees Little Chance To Save INF Treaty Days Before Deadline

US Sees Little Chance To Save INF Treaty Days Before Deadline NATO has rejected Russian claims that the 9M729 ground-launched cruise missile (GLCM) does not violate the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. The INF has been the backbone of Europe's security system, curbing the risk of nuclear attack. The INF treaty, which bans ground-launched missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 kilometres, ended a risky build-up of warheads in Europe and... [Full Article...]

Australian Woman Bitten by Python While Sitting on Toilet

Australian Woman Bitten by Python While Sitting on Toilet She told the Gold Coast Bulletin that it happened so fast, her unbelieving eyes first thought it was a frog. "I jumped up with my trousers down and turned around to see what looked like a longneck turtle receding back into the bowl", Richards told the Courier Mail . [Full Article...]

Auschwitz survivors pay homage as world remembers Holocaust

Auschwitz survivors pay homage as world remembers Holocaust As part of the ceremony, six candles will be lit for the six million Jewish people who perished in the Holocaust as well as candles for other victim groups. Early in World War II, most prisoners were Poles, rounded up by the occupying German forces. The camp was liberated by Soviet forces on January 27, 1945. [Full Article...]

Power outages as Australia swelters through extreme temperatures

Power outages as Australia swelters through extreme temperatures Adelaide's mercury reached a record high of 46.2C on Thursday, toppling a heat record from 1939. Temperatures are expected to drop drastically on Friday night by 20 degrees, weather officials said . Dozens of horses were found dead in the dried-up beds of former watering holes around the Alice Springs community in the Northern Territory this week, killed by apparent dehydration or heat strok... [Full Article...]

Another winter storm on the way Monday

Another winter storm on the way Monday They say a cold front crossing Southern Ontario is causing reduced visibility with heavy snow this morning, with up to 5 cm of snowfall possible in some areas. Highs on Wednesday will be near 20 early in the morning with temperatures dropping throughout the day once again. A high of -10 with a wind chill of -18 in the morning and -23 in the afternoon. [Full Article...]

Youth charged with terrorism following raids in Kingston, Ontario: RCMP

Youth charged with terrorism following raids in Kingston, Ontario: RCMP The minor, who can not be named, has been charged with "knowingly facilitating a terrorist activity" and "counselling a person to deliver, place, discharge or detonate an explosive ... "They're always friendly, they've helped me move in a few times, and everything seemed pretty normal", Vanessa MacFarlane told CTV Toronto. He said officers conducting the Thursday night arrests detonated "an elem... [Full Article...]

Trump will secure border ‘with or without Congress,’ Mulvaney says

Trump will secure border ‘with or without Congress,’ Mulvaney says He said the $5.7 billion request is for the construction of a wall along 243 miles "where we need it the most and where we need it the quickest". "He doesn't want to declare" a national emergency in order to get it built. Trump, nonetheless, tweeted , "This was in no way a concession" and said he wanted to help those "badly hurt" by the shutdown. "I think it's a bad precedent". [Full Article...]

Dutch PM sets British reporter straight on the Irish border

Dutch PM sets British reporter straight on the Irish border Varadkar said the backstop, created to avoid the return of border infrastructure, is needed to ensure those scenes never materialized, and offered little hope to U.K. One of them seeks to remove the backstop entirely. Numerous MPs have tabled amendments in a last ditch effort to save the deal which Mr Hancock said he "understands". [Full Article...]

Paul Manafort appears in court for first time in three months

Paul Manafort appears in court for first time in three months Interested in Russia Investigation? Manafort, who is locked up in Virginia as he awaits sentencing, had asked to skip Friday's appearance in federal court in Washington. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman on Wednesday denied allegations he lied to investigators after he began cooperating with them. Among the allegations is that Manafort lied when he denied having shared polli... [Full Article...]

Violent Yellow Vest Demonstrations in Paris Lead to 'Red Scarves' Counter-Protest

Violent Yellow Vest Demonstrations in Paris Lead to 'Red Scarves' Counter-Protest He will be handicapped for life. Hundreds of people wearing red scarves marched through Paris on Sunday to protest acts of violence and vandalism that took place during the largely peaceful yellow vest movement's two months of anti-government demonstrations. [Full Article...]

Government shutdown to temporarily end for 3 weeks

Government shutdown to temporarily end for 3 weeks In a speech in the Rose Garden , he did not admit to backing down. Even Secret Service agents guarding the White House have been working without pay. They used federal workers as pawns. Trump's job approval ratings drooped from an already anemic 40 percent down into the mid-30s, a troubling sign as he looks ahead to a 2020 re-election battle, already clouded by the prospect of more headlines fr... [Full Article...]


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