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As for those bone spurs that exempted a young Trump from the military draft, he was not examined for any at this time, because the president has made no complaint about podiatric health, Jackson said . The test does not assess psychiatric fitness. I mean I walk, I this, I that. Jackson said Trump has no mental or cognitive issues and is in excellent health .
  • Lindsey Graham: Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration

    Lindsey Graham: Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration

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    Without explicitly denying using the vulgarity, Trump lashed out at Durbin, who said Trump uttered it several times during the meeting. "I don't think you could expect to see anything else, unless it's something that makes him look good", Annas said.
  • PPP rejects Imran's remarks about parliament

    PPP rejects Imran's remarks about parliament

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    At this point, PTI MNA Sheheryar Afridi stood up and launched a verbal attack on Deputy Speaker Javed Murtaza Abbasi, calling him "laanti" (accursed) for not allowing him to speak on a point of order. However, no reaction was witnessed from members of the treasury benches, since the sitting had already been adjourned. Talking in the National Assembly, Asif said that the opposition had crossed all limits last night.
  • BOZICH | Indiana loses Morgan and game (to Michigan State)

    BOZICH | Indiana loses Morgan and game (to Michigan State)

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    The Hoosiers entered the game riding a three-game winning streak, but Bridges scored 22 points on 9-of-13 shooting to end their run. Bridges scored 22 points to help the ninth-ranked Spartans respond to adversity with an 85-57 win over IN on Friday night.
  • I want immigrants to come in from everywhere - Donald Trump

    I want immigrants to come in from everywhere - Donald Trump

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    Senator Dick Durbin, a Democratic sponsor of the bipartisan deal on the Dreamers who was present at the meeting, said Trump made the quoted " shithole countries " remark not once, but repeatedly. The official said that although this might enrage Washington , staffers predicted the comment would resonate with Trump's base, similarly to how Trump's attacks on NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem did.
  • Chicago Equity Partners LLC Sells 26870 Shares of Intel Co

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    It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. American National Bank increased its stake in At&T Inc (T) by 40.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock sank -0.18% last month and is down -3.64 this year. Janney Capital Mgmt Lc owns 0.02% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) for 12,868 shares.
  • NJ anti-abortion marchers turn out with Trump on their side

    NJ anti-abortion marchers turn out with Trump on their side

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    The president touted his commitment to religious liberty and his reinstatement of the Mexico City Policy , which bans US government funding for global organizations that perform abortions or provide support for abortions . "We see it in the eyes of every new mother who cradles that wonderful innocent and glorious newborn child in her loving arms", said Trump , who noted that the theme of this year's march is " love saves lives ".
  • Rohingya leaders make a list of demands before repatriation process begins

    Rohingya leaders make a list of demands before repatriation process begins

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    Yanghee Lee, UN special rapporteur for human rights in Myanmar, on Saturday visited the Rohingya refugee camps in Teknaf to speak to the refugees. The ministry added that the return effort envisages "considering the family as a unit", with Myanmar to provide temporary shelter for those returning before rebuilding houses for them.
  • I want immigrants to come from everywhere: Donald Trump

    I want immigrants to come from everywhere: Donald Trump

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    Trump's critics have recently questioned his mental fitness - an issue that gained attention in recent weeks over such things as the president's belligerent tweets about North Korea. Jackson says Trump is healthy and should remain so for the remainder of his presidency. Jackson said the test is "sensitive enough" to identify any potential problems.
  • India successfully test-fired long-range nuclear-capable missile

    India successfully test-fired long-range nuclear-capable missile

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    The missile traveled 19 minutes and covered about 3,000 miles, said the report. The test was characterized as a "major boost" to the country's defense capabilities. NDTV, an Indian news channel, also confirmed the launch and said that its success has guaranteed India's spot in the "super-exclusive club of countries with ICBMs".
  • Amid Rage, Police Arrests 15-Year-Old For Kathua Girl's Murder

    Amid Rage, Police Arrests 15-Year-Old For Kathua Girl's Murder

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    The parents of the girl had lodged a missing person's report in the Hiranagar police station when she did not return home, they said. "There were torture marks and human bites on her body". The protesters demanded strict action against those responsible for the heinous crime. The opposition NC and the Congress raised the issue in the assembly and staged a walkout alleging Jammu wasn't safe for minorities under PDP-BJP government.
  • Canada joins the USA and United Kingdom in issuing travel advisories for Jamaica

    Canada joins the USA and United Kingdom in issuing travel advisories for Jamaica

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    The St James murder tally previous year was twice the number for the next most murderous parish locally, Clarendon, with 168 homicides. Firstly a auto carrying three men and a child was pulled up near a business on the popular tourist destination of sunset boulevard in Montego Bay - a main road away from the airport- when it was sprayed with bullets.
  • Former Navy Commanders charged with negligent homicide

    Former Navy Commanders charged with negligent homicide

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    Cmdr. Bryce Benson, former commander of the USS Fitzgerald , and Cmdr. Toru Hanai/Reuters The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald , damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is seen at the US naval base in Yokosuka, Japan June 18, 2017.
  • Special UK deal possible after Brexit - President Emmanuel Macron

    Special UK deal possible after Brexit - President Emmanuel Macron

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    According to the BBC , Macron said a future arrangement could fall somewhere between a Canada-style free trade agreement and a Norway-style deal with access to the single market. 'It doesn't make sense, ' he told Marr. "It's a mistake when you just ask yes or no when you don't ask people how to improve the situation and explain how to improve it", he said.
  • Trump Ordered Bannon to Limit Testimony

    Trump Ordered Bannon to Limit Testimony

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    Cobb, who praised Mueller during the CBS interview, said be believes the special counsel is working hard to wrap up the investigation as soon as possible. 'So this obviously can't stand'. But executive privilege - the president's right to keep some communications and records secret - has been part of almost every presidency since George Washington.
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    Sunil Ramesh and Ajay Reddy led the way for India in their chase. India's chasing the target, the Man of the Match Ganeshbhai Mohdkar's century gave victory. Riyasat Khan and skipper, Nisar Ali played brilliant knocks of 48 and 47 to take the total above 300. The victory on Saturday comes after India's T20 Blind World Cup victory past year.
  • Pakistani Ceasefire violation: Two civilians killed, 4 injured in RS Pura sector

    Pakistani Ceasefire violation: Two civilians killed, 4 injured in RS Pura sector

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    The Pakistan Rangers indulged in indiscriminate shelling and firing at 20 border outposts of the BSF along the worldwide border in Jammu , Samba and Kathua districts on Friday, a police official said. This is the second consecutive day when Pakistan Rangers heavily shelled civilian areas and border outposts (BoPs). Over 2,000 border-dwellers have migrated.
  • Gunmen launch attack on hotel in Afghan capital

    Gunmen launch attack on hotel in Afghan capital

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    An Afghanistan security official confirmed the attack is ongoing, saying "they are shooting at guests" - while an eyewitness said victims are being thrown from the six-storey building. Here, security forces keep watch near the attack. "We don't know if any of them have been killed or wounded", Sabet said. While it shares the same name, the hotel in Kabul is not part of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), which issued a statement in 2011 saying that "the hotel Inter-continental in ...
  • Kerber beats Sharapova in 3rd round; Halep in long-haul win

    Kerber beats Sharapova in 3rd round; Halep in long-haul win

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    Monfils was beaten 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 in his second-round clash against Djokovic and had to consult a doctor after experiencing dizziness because of the heat. Being unseeded means she has her work cut out to reach another final, with a host of hurdles in her way. Heat hovered around 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) as 2016 champion Angelique Kerber set up a meeting with Sharapova with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Donna Vekic in a 70-minute afternoon match at Margaret Court Arena .
  • Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake on fire again

    Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake on fire again

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    The infamous Bellandur Lake of Bengaluru has again caught fire on the morning of January 19. A contingent of 5,000 jawans was deployed on Friday evening to bring the situation under control, reported PTI. While the authorities trying to extiunguishing the fire, the exact cause of the massive break out on the lake is yet to be ascertained. The fire in the lake shows the apathy of the civil administration even though there was a strict orders to cleanse the lake by the National Green ...
  • Mary Lou McDonald set to be next Sinn Féin president

    Mary Lou McDonald set to be next Sinn Féin president

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    Sinn Fein's president-elect will be confirmed in the position at a special party gathering on February 10. Ms McDonald's succession to the job comes after Gerry Adams a year ago announced he would be standing down in 2018. "Uniting this island is the best outcome for all our citizens and it is now our task to convince our unionist friends and neighbours of that and to encourage them to help us build a new Ireland".
  • Las Vegas shooting: Stephen Paddock may have targeted Southern California

    Las Vegas shooting: Stephen Paddock may have targeted Southern California

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    Lombardo says no charges are being considered against the girlfriend of Stephen Paddock , who killed himself after killing 58 people and injuring hundreds. In his hotel room police found 23 guns, 4,000 unused bullets, four laptops, and three cellphones. She remembered him constantly looking out the windows overlooking an area where the concert would be held the next month.
  • Michael Wolff Is 'Absolutely Sure' Trump Is Having Affair

    Michael Wolff Is 'Absolutely Sure' Trump Is Having Affair

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    Wolff clarified his comment: "There is something in the book that I was absolutely sure of but it was so incendiary that I just didn't have the ultimate proof". "We are going to take a strong look at our country's libel laws so that when somebody says something that is false and defamatory about a person, that person will have meaningful recourse in our courts", he said in a this month.
  • China fumes as USA warship enters SCS

    China fumes as USA warship enters SCS

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    U.S. Navy's amphibious assault vehicles with Philippine and U.S. troops on board maneuver in the waters during a combined assault exercise facing the contested Scarborough Shoal in waters off of the Philippines in 2015. The U.S. military has a longstanding position that such operations are carried out throughout the world, including in areas claimed by allies, and that they are separate from political considerations.
  • May to meet Trump for talks at World Economic Forum

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    Under an FTA, trading partners give market access to each other with a view to promoting bilateral trade in goods and services, besides investments. Nerijus Aleksiejunas, presidential adviser for foreign policy, told BNS Grybauskaite and leaders of another 70 states will discuss the stance of the Eastern European region on European and world security and discuss ways of building a common future in the dividing world.
  • Vardy, Mahrez help Leicester beat Watford

    Vardy, Mahrez help Leicester beat Watford

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    Marco Silva dismissed any fears over his job after watching his injury-hit Watford lose at Leicester. Jamie Vardy's penalty and Riyad Mahrez's late strike left Watford with one win from 11 games and five points above the relegation zone. We knew before - and our opponent knew as well - it would be a tough game for both, I think it proved during the match. Silva was understandably talked up as one of the brightest young talents in Europe earlier in the season, masterminding an excellent ...
  • Winds To Cause Amsterdam Airport Flight Cancellations

    Winds To Cause Amsterdam Airport Flight Cancellations

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    Police in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt said Friday that a 65-year-old man died trying to secure his roof and a 34-year-old man was killed by a falling tree. In neighboring Belgium , the port of Ghent closed down because of the high winds and tram traffic was halted in parts of Brussels. Amsterdam's busy Schiphol airport was Wednesday battening down for a severe storm, with dozens of flights already cancelled or facing delays.
  • Report Lays Out NY's Options In Wake Of Federal Tax Overhaul

    Report Lays Out NY's Options In Wake Of Federal Tax Overhaul

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    Cuomo, a Democrat, has said he's considering replacing at least a portion of the state's income tax with a payroll tax, which could include new taxes on employers. "I'll keep on stressing that NY government needs to stay focused on taking action after action to revitalize upstate manufacturing job growth and to relieve the crushing burdens of unfunded state mandates, over-regulation and high taxes", he said.
  • Gerrymandering Goes to the High Court

    Gerrymandering Goes to the High Court

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    At the same time, the judges wanted to appoint an independent expert to draw a second map for them to consider. The 10 on Tuesday asked the court to delay implementation of a January 9 U.S. Voter advocacy groups and Democratic voters who sued over the map - heavily weighted toward Republicans in a closely divided state - argued no delay was necessary because it would be struck down however the justices rule in the other cases.
  • New Zealand bat first in fifth ODI against Pakistan

    New Zealand bat first in fifth ODI against Pakistan

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    New Zealand Cricket on Thursday chose to rest fast bowler Trent Boult for the fifth and final match of the one-day worldwide series against Pakistan and the first T20 against the same opposition. New Zealand's new ball attack rarely gave Pakistan a look all series, and in Wellington it was no Boult, no problem. Henry was making his first worldwide appearance since the Boxing Day ODI against the West Indies, coming in for the rested Trent Boult.
  • Nebraska routs No. 23 MI, 72-52

    Nebraska routs No. 23 MI, 72-52

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    Nebraska beat U-M for the first time since December 12, 1964. Abdur-Rahkman, who missed five of six shots in the first half, added nine points. The Wolverines are averaging 74.9 points per game on offense while giving up 62.7 per contest. 18, 2018. Forward Isaiah Roby added 14. Minnesota led 32-29 before Huerter hit a 3-pointer to spark the decisive run. James Palmer Jr . scored 19 points, Dixon native Isaiah Roby had a career-high 14, and Nebraska beat No.
  • Who Is Jordyn Wieber? Olympic Gymnast Speaks Out Against Larry Nassar

    Who Is Jordyn Wieber? Olympic Gymnast Speaks Out Against Larry Nassar

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    Aly Raisman spoke directly to her alleged abuser. "I can't even comprehend how angry I feel when I think of you", Raisman, now 23, told the court in MI, where Nassar has pleaded guilty to 10 counts of criminal sexual conduct. Wieber recalled similarly traumatic experiences. In a statement published on its website, spokesman Jason Cody said "any suggestion that the university covered up Nassar's horrific conduct is simply false".
  • 'Bigger And Better': Def Leppard, Journey To Co-Headline At Target Field

    'Bigger And Better': Def Leppard, Journey To Co-Headline At Target Field

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    Def Leppard and Journey are scheduled to perform at Thompson-Boling Arena on June 6. This partnership is not new to fans, the bands toured together in 2006. "This tour is going to be a blast!" Tickets (prices not announced) go on sale Friday, February 9 at 10am. Looking forward to hooking up again. The Sheffield band will play their iconic 1987 album Hysteria in its entirety, along with other top hits.
  • How congestion pricing could impact the entire state

    How congestion pricing could impact the entire state

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    Driving a auto into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York's governor that is created to ease traffic congestion on city streets. "I believe the millionaire's tax is the best way to get that". Along 3rd Avenue he said, "There's no good time to do something that's bold and makes sense but look at the traffic here!" A union representing 60,000 drivers for Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies said Friday that surcharges could be ...
  • Health Minister says 63 Donegal women had abortions overseas in 2016

    Health Minister says 63 Donegal women had abortions overseas in 2016

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    The special Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting lasted for nearly five hours today, ahead of the Dáil returning tomorrow to discuss the recommendations of the Oireachtas committee. More TDs and Senators are giving their opinions on the recommendations. Simon Harris is giving the opening statement, and listed the number of women in every county who traveled for an abortion a year ago.
  • Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old

    Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old

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    Other arguments for pushing back the years of adolescence are based on biological developments, such as the fact that the brain continues to mature past 20 years old and wisdom teeth come out until around 25 years old. It's not the first time lead author professor Susan Sawyer, director of the Centre for Adolescent Health at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne has discussed redefining adolescence.