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He arrived from Belgium, where he has been in self-imposed exile since October following his removal from office after his regional government in Catalonia declared independence. Puigdemont and several of his former ministers face criminal charges of rebellion, sedition and misappropriation of funds. Puigdemont's Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia) party emerged as the largest separatist force in a December 21 regional election that returned a majority of seats in parliament to ...
  • San Antonio woman killed, abducted child recovered

    San Antonio woman killed, abducted child recovered

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    Police were called to the 10400 block of Arbor Bluff around 8 a.m. for assistance in a child exchange, while en route to the home, another call came out for shots fired. He was last seen wearing colored pajamas. Anyone with information was asked to call the San Antonio Police Department at 210-207-7660. According to police, there has been a history of calls regarding domestic disturbances at the home.
  • Two pipe bombs explode at Florida shopping mall

    Two pipe bombs explode at Florida shopping mall

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    They also located a backpack in the same corridor with other possible improvised explosive devices in it. Witnesses told detectives they saw a middle-aged white male with a stocky build running away from the scene. "People were here shopping, just enjoying a Sunday afternoon or evening with their families, and literally "boom". PC Schulze said that it wasn't known whether the man was involved but that investigators considered him a person of interest .
  • Las Vegas supporters prepare for Women's March

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    The repeat of last year's Women's March comes after a year when sexual harassment by men in positions of power has dominated the public discourse. Conservative women held their own rally to celebrate the anniversary of President Trump's inauguration Saturday.
  • Mount Mayon eruption spews huge ash cloud

    Mount Mayon eruption spews huge ash cloud

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    On Thursday, Phivolcs said that Mayon, a major tourist attraction in Albay as the volcano with the world's most ideal cone, underwent a "facelift" with a new dome that formed after a recent unrest that started on Jan.13. The danger zone around the site has been expanded to eight kilometers from the crater. "The public is advised to wear protective masks and continue to be safe and vigilant".
  • North Korean pop star visits South before Winter Olympics shows

    North Korean pop star visits South before Winter Olympics shows

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    Hyon wore a dark coat and fur muffler as she boarded the train without talking to throngs of journalists at the station. North Korean delegates arrived in South Korea yesterday to prepare for cultural performances during next month's Winter Olympics, in the first visit by Pyongyang officials to the South in four years.
  • How to Watch Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen

    How to Watch Bayern Munich vs. Werder Bremen

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    But Bayern struck back with their first real chance minutes before the break. Bayern continued to dominate and they eventually levelled matters on 41 minutes when Jerome Boateng picked out Muller, who controlled well before slamming home, 1-1.
  • Can attack enemies on foreign soil, Rajnath Singh warns

    Can attack enemies on foreign soil, Rajnath Singh warns

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    Handing out a clear warning, Union home minister Rajnath Singh cautioned Pakistan that if needed, Indian forces were capable of crossing over and attack the enemy on its own soil. "Par Pakistan manta hee nahi". Assuring the gathering of a strong reaction to Pakistan's misadventures, the minister said: "Let me assure you that we will not let the country's head bow".
  • Iran nuclear deal can not survive if USA pulls out: Russia's Lavrov

    Iran nuclear deal can not survive if USA pulls out: Russia's Lavrov

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    Lavrov also denounced the United States' stance on the nuclear agreement as politically-motivated, saying the deal can not be abandoned "for the benefit of political agendas of certain countries". pullout. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov warned on Thursday that if the 2015 Iran nuclear deal - or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - collapses, it would send an "alarming" message to the world.
  • USC drops Oregon State despite Tinkle's 21

    USC drops Oregon State despite Tinkle's 21

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    USC is 5-1 ATS in the last six games overall and 5-1 ATS in their last six versus the Pac-12. Still, I think the Beavers can post a cover here at home. Pritchard's last two free throws made it 94-91 with 1.8 seconds to play, and Holiday missed a heave from inside halfcourt at the buzzer. UCLA caught up quickly and the teams went down the stretch trading the lead.
  • Network Upgrades as Super Bowl Looms

    Network Upgrades as Super Bowl Looms

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    The carrier said it increased the number of antennas by almost 50 percent previous year to establish one of the largest stadium DAS systems in the country. Paul and launched carrier aggregation, 4X4 MIMO and 256 QAM technologies in the market. Network capacity in U.S. Bank Stadium, meanwhile, will be increased 30-fold.
  • Man 'seriously injured' in shooting in West Dublin

    Man 'seriously injured' in shooting in West Dublin

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    The killing is believed to be the 14th murder in the ongoing Hutch/Kinahan feud. Gardaí are trying to trace the movements of two getaway cars involved in the fatal shooting of a man in west Dublin on Saturday. An incident room has been established at Lucan Garda Station where investigating Gardaí will conduct a case conference later this evening. The scene of what is the latest Dublin gangland murder in the west of the city remains sealed off for a continuing forensic examination today.
  • Tens of thousands gather for New York City women's march

    Tens of thousands gather for New York City women's march

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    The second annual Women's march came just 12 hours after the US government shut down and on the day exactly one year after Trump's inauguration. In New York , a diverse crowd comprised primarily of women descended on Central Park West - the avenue that borders Manhattan's beloved park and finishes at the foot of the Trump International Hotel, which is part of the magnate-turned-commander-in-chief's real estate empire.
  • Turkey: Bus accident claims 11 lives, leaves 46 injured

    Turkey: Bus accident claims 11 lives, leaves 46 injured

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    The bus, whose passengers were mainly families on their way to a nearby ski resort, crashed in the region of Eskisehir. The accident on Saturday happened when the vehicle hit several trees on the side of the road in the province of Eskisehir.
  • Turkish troops attack Kurdish enclave in northern Syria

    Turkish troops attack Kurdish enclave in northern Syria

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    Ahead the the assault, the Syrian government warned Turkey against launching the military operation and said Syrian air defenses stood ready to defend against such an attack. According to a statement by the Turkish military, operation Olive Branch is aimed at eliminating YPG militants and Daesh terrorists in Afrin. He went onto say if the Americans provided logistical support to the Syrian Kurdish group known as the YPG, they too would be considered legitimate targets.
  • Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused

    Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused

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    Mr Kiraithe on Thursday told journalists that the statement by President Trump which belittled the countries were not a direct attack to Kenya, and hence, had no significance. Girthers are demanding that the president step on the scales in public to prove his weight. Separately, Trump launched a counterattack against Democrats, who rejected his denials about having denigrated the African nations, and grilled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on the issue during a Congressional ...
  • CHP: Tesla driver arrested for DUI says vehicle was on autopilot

    CHP: Tesla driver arrested for DUI says vehicle was on autopilot

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    The California Highway Patrol says the driver was found passed out behind the wheel on the Bay Bridge. Authorities say they found the man, who has not been identified, passed out behind the wheel of the vehicle. He was arrested and charged with suspicion of DUI. It appeared to have ended after more education about the driver assist system, but now a driver in California took it to an all new level.
  • Weather Conditions Put Pressure on Firefighters

    Weather Conditions Put Pressure on Firefighters

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    RFS Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers told Nine News on Saturday that the bushfire was being treated as suspicious. The blaze is being treated as suspicious. More hot weather is on its way with no relief in sight as much of NSW continues to bake under severe heatwave conditions and firefighters continue to battle blazes across the state.
  • Trump gives health workers new religious liberty protections

    Trump gives health workers new religious liberty protections

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    Melling added that, of course, under federal law, gender discrimination is banned. Although the HHS civil rights office has traditionally received few complaints alleging conscience violations, HHS Acting Secretary Eric Hargan, painted a picture of clinicians under government coercion to violate the dictates of conscience.
  • Missouri congress members weigh in on possible government shutdown

    Missouri congress members weigh in on possible government shutdown

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    That includes the military , law enforcement officials, TSA screeners, doctors, border patrol agents, firefighters, meat and poultry inspectors, and air traffic controllers, among others. Some sections of the website, if not the whole site, may go on hiatus. And if you are a veteran or in the military and need to visit a VA hospital, you'll still be able to go.
  • Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syria

    Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syria

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    Earlier on Wednesday, Turkey's National Security Council said Turkey would not allow the formation of a "terrorist army" along its borders. Negotiations were also taking place with two other rebel groups near Idlib to convince them to join the effort, it said.
  • India, China have established mechanisms to resolve any misunderstandings: MEA

    India, China have established mechanisms to resolve any misunderstandings: MEA

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    Donglong (Doklam) always belongs to China and is always under China's effective jurisdiction. China had retaliated, insisting that it has every right to build roads on its territory, but later the two countries agreed to "disengage" their troops in late August, just ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China for the high-profile BRICS summit.
  • Mulvaney, Ryan Say Reopen Government, Then Talk About DACA

    Mulvaney, Ryan Say Reopen Government, Then Talk About DACA

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    White House budget director Mick Mulvaney is defending himself from charges of hypocrisy in his attacks on Democrats over the government shutdown , given his own role at the center of the last fiscal clash in 2013. DACA doesn't expire until March 5. Instead, Trump will spend the weekend in the White House mired in a shutdown that he created while hundreds of thousands of women and men protest his presidency.
  • President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

    President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

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    Jackson said he would work with Trump on an exercise schedule and try to enlist first lady Melania Trump to get the President to eat better. "It has been my experience that the president is very sharp and he's very articulate when he speaks to me".
  • ACC College Basketball Predictions: Will Clemson cover vs. Notre Dame?

    ACC College Basketball Predictions: Will Clemson cover vs. Notre Dame?

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    Gabe DeVoe had 17 points including a critical 3-pointer with 3:18 left to keep the Tigers out front. Meme Jackson had 18 points, Jaime Nared scored 14 and three players - Rennia Davis , Mercedes Russell and Evina Westbrook - each had 12 for Tennessee, which shot 57 percent to the Irish's 48 percent.
  • TRAIN ACCIDENT: 12 injured as Sydney train strikes barrier

    TRAIN ACCIDENT: 12 injured as Sydney train strikes barrier

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    Three people remain trapped in the front carriage, and three rescue helicopters are en-route to the scene. Witnesses claim the train failed to stop as it pulled into the station, hitting a barrier at the end of the platform before falling off the tracks.
  • Brexit Champion Farage Considers Starting New Party, Times Says

    Brexit Champion Farage Considers Starting New Party, Times Says

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    Asked how damaging this is to UKip and whether the party could afford another leadership contest Mr Oakden said it's "challenging". Ukip leader Henry Bolton has warned the party is "probably over" if he is forced out of power. Mr Bolton said a contest to replace him "would be financially nearly unviable for the party". Mr Bolton told ITV's Peston On Sunday: "I don't believe I have done anything wrong".
  • Private Investigators: Canadian Billionaire and Wife Murdered in Home