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Mississippi Lawmakers Approve Ban on Abortion After 15 Weeks

Senators amended the bill to take out possible felony charges for physicians who perform abortions later than 15 weeks. "They're playing the short, immediat...


McAleese attacks 'misogyny' of church in women's day speech

Managing director of the initiative, Chantal Goetz, believes it is urgent that the Church include women. McAleese, speaking at the annual Voices of Faith even...


INX media case: Karti's CA's judicial custody extended

Delhi High Court has today granted Interim Relief to former Congress leader's son Karti Chidambaram , observing ED can not arrest Karti if gets bail by a tria...


Sweeney Proposes Tax Increase To Fund Education

California, Connecticut, Illinois, Nebraska, New York, Virginia and Washington may convert state and local tax payments into "charitable contributions" in order...


Zimbabwean UK-University student racially abused in 'we hate the blacks' video

The university has been criticised for not acting sooner after a video capturing the abuse - including chants of "we hate the blacks" - was posted on Twitter ...


Really happy, says Hadiya after SC restores her marriage with Shafin Jahan

However good or bad a marriage is, it could not be annulled by an HC", said a bench led by Chief Justice Dipak Misra . The National Investigation Agency ...


Democrats show momentum in latest Virginia poll; GOP voters less enthused

Ted Cruz's seat. His Democratic opponent, Rep. Beto O'Rourke, has consistently raised more money than the incumbent Republican (quite a feat in itself) and...


Strong 6.8 natural disaster hits off Papua New Guinea

It destroyed buildings, flattened several villages, caused massive landslides, severed communications and damaged many roads. The Department of Foreign Affair...


Missing baby found dead after disturbing text prompts Amber Alert

On February 19, Norman police responded to a report of a domestic assault in the 1500 block of Lakecrest Drive. In an affidavit released Thursday, Victor Minj...


Turkey's Afrin operation might finish by May: FM

According to the Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as to protect Syria...


Judge Floats Idea to Settle @realDonaldTrump Twitter Blocking Case

Baer also argued that the court can not order the president to unblock users, because of his position as head of another branch of government. To deny citizens ...


TERMINATOR Reboot In Talks to Recruit BLADERUNNER 2049 Actor

Miller and Cameron are still looking for the protagonist who would take over for Hamilton's character. Davis would be most recognizable from her role in the A...


Broncos shopping Talib, who prefers return to Patriots

Talib played 15 games for the Broncos last season, finishing the season with one interception (which he returned for a 103-yard touchdown) and 23 tackles. And ...


Manchester City advances to Champions League quarterfinals despite Basel loss

A spot in the competitions quarter-finals was within reach for the Londoners, until the fighting spirit that have made Juventus such a powerhouse across the c...


Corea del Nord apre alla strada del dialogo

Vertice con il presidente Moon a fine aprile . Le vicende della penisola coreana hanno "fatto finalmente importanti passi e nella giusta direzione", ha aff...


Mugabe 'flies to SA' amid mounting tensions in Zimbabwe

But we will get facts. Mnangagwa was addressing the Zanu PF National Youth Assembly for the first time since the December Congress that put him in power. Muga...


Philippine House Panel Find 'Probable Cause' to Impeach Chief Justice

If a third of the House agrees with the impeachment finding, Sereno would then be considered impeached and a trial would commence in the Senate. Duterte in tu...


Over 5Mln Attending Feminist Strike in Spain - Unions

Speakers included Dolores Huerta of the United Farm Workers Union; actress Mimi Kennedy, Elahe Amani, a well-known figure in the SoCal Iranian community, Emilia...


Ben Carson Seeks To Remove Anti-Discrimination Language From HUD Mission Statement

Thompson said in the memo that the new statement had been developed with input from Carson and HUD Deputy Secretary Pamela Hughes Patenuade. According to...


Coca-Cola may get boozy in Japan with bubbly alcoholic drink

Legacy Advisors LLC bought a new stake in The Coca-Cola during the third quarter valued at approximately $139,000. The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) is expected ...


6N: Ringrose, Furlong recalled by Ireland for Scotland test

Toner has started 43 out of Schmidt's 53 previous games in charge but started this Six Nations behind both James Ryan and Henderson in the pecking order. The ...


U.S. drone strike 'kills son of Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah'

Fazlullah is the leader of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan said to be responsible for numerous terrorist acts against Pakistani and USA interests including a failed...


Oakland mayor's warning in advance of ICE sweeps a 'disgrace'

She also expressed confidence that any questions regarding the legality of sanctuary city and state policies will be settled by the courts. Sessions , speaki...


WH walks back Trump support for universal gun background checks

The Feb. 14 massacre of 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, could be a tipping point in the long-stalled gun c...


South Florida air travel affected by another snowstorm in the Northeast

The novel phenomenon of "thundersnow" rattled New Yorkers and others on the U.S. east coast on Wednesday as they hunkered down working from home or braced for t...


Women's Day: Gender equality is a human rights issue

Today everyone is talking about International Women's Day. "The education and empowerment of women throughout the world can not fail to result in a more...


PM launches National Nutrition Mission, expansion of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao

Prime Minister Modi emphatically said that daughters aren't a burden but a blessing, not just for parents but for the nation. It is unfortunate that we have to ...


Travel warning issued for Playa del Carmen in wake of ferry explosion

Both the closure of the consular agency and the restrictions on personnel travel are in place "until further notice", according to Nauert. The embassy said la...


Ambedkar statue vandalised in Meerut, replaced

The incident comes barely two days after two miscreants vandalized a Periyar statue in Vellore district, breaking the spectacles and nose of the statue. Accordi...


Fathers of slain Parkland students beg Florida reps to pass gun bill

Three different national actions have been announced, including the Women's March Youth Empower walkout on March 14, March for Our Lives on March 24 and Na...


Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to tax evasion, bank fraud

U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty on Thursday to additional criminal charges stemming from the investig...


Danish inventor goes on trial over murder of Swedish reporter

Peter Madsen is alleged to have tied up and tortured journalist Kim Wall before killing her, during a trip on the vessel last August. The 47-year-old, whose ...


Karnataka govt clears state flag; to approach Centre for approval of 'tricolour'

The "Naada Dwaja" (state's flag) in hues of yellow, white and red, has the state's emblem " Gandaberunda " or the two-headed mythological bird, at its centre. T...


Mississippi May Soon Have Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Ban

Republicans in MS are pushing forward with a policy that could create the most restrictive abortion law in the United States. MS would lead the nation and be ...


European Union offers Britain trade deal with limited access for banks

Hammond's speech , which follows on from that of prime minister Theresa May late last week , was meant to "address the sceptics who say a trade deal includi...


Trump Expected To Formally Order Tariffs On Steel, Aluminum Imports

They erased most losses as White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told a media briefing that the impending hefty United States tariffs on steel and alumin...


Accountability court judge Mohammad Bashir gets three-year extension

A period of six months given by the apex court for the completion of trial will end on March 13 - the same date when the extended term of Judge Mohammad Bashir ...


Tehran's missile production 'increased three-fold' - commander

With that in mind, Iran's government-controlled Fars news agency reported on Wednesday that the Islamic Republic has tripled its production of missiles. Jean-...


Tillerson Slams Chinese Financial Practices in Africa

He was greeted at the airport in Addis Ababa on a red carpet by the Ethiopian foreign minister before taking a motorcade to his hotel. The slur was greeted ...


Sweden offers to assist US-North Korea talks

Chung also said Pyongyang were interested in speaking to the U.S.in an "in an open-ended dialogue to discuss the issue of denuclearization and to normalize re...


China ready to make 'appropriate and necessary response' to US

Markets were rattled by Tuesday's resignation announcement by Trump's chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, who was seen as a bulwark against Trump's economic nati...


Trump Has Reportedly Spoken With Witnesses About What They Told Mueller Team

Additionally, CNN reported last month that Mueller's team has been asking witnesses about Trump's business activities in Russian Federation prior to the 2016 ...


Conrad Sangma takes oath as the new CM of Meghalaya

However, regional entity National People's Party, which is led by Conrad Sangma , is set to emerge as the second largest party in these elections, and the BJP...


Anthony Davis plays through injury, drops 41 in win against Clippers

I mean he is a professional scorer, and I will say this, I think that it is a shame that that kid wasn't on the All-Star team. In extending their winning stre...


Firefighters battling wildfires in Kansas, Nebraska

Gov. Jeff Colyer has already declared a state of disaster emergency in ten Kansas counties: Barber, Clark, Ellis, Greenwood, Harper, Kingman, Logan, Reno, Smith...


State Assembly passes five gun control bills

The bills instead focus on classifying schools shooters as terrorists, requiring more active shooter drills at schools, and putting in scanners to detect any ...


Supreme Court upholds Hadiya's marriage

The Supreme Court has asked the NIA to continue with the investigation and asked Hadiya to continue with her studies. She also sought permission to live wit...


Geek Squad fix workers 'paid by FBI'

The new documents also reveal that the lucrative partnership has been in effect for at least 10 years. In at least one such instance, the Federal Bureau of In...


Educationist Achyuta Samanta joins BJD

Soumya Ranjan Patnaik is the son-in-law of three-time Odisha chief minister Janaki Ballabh Patnaik and was in Congress till 2013, when the party expelled him. "...


Italian election results cast a pall over the European Union

The right-wing coalition is short of an absolute majority but with 37 per cent, it is the leading bloc to emerge from the election and Mr Salvini has said ...