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Sharapova overcomes Sevastova in Melbourne

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At the end, honestly, I was like, Okay, I don't want rally so much, I want to, but I know after one or two rallies I be done. Players aren't the only ones suffering in the conditions, with fans taking cover in any spot with shade they can find a bid to cool off. Read More »

Ice to keep biggest Texas school system closed

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The National Weather Service issued a storm warning on Monday and posted a map on showing the storm making its way north, from Texas up to Mississippi. Wednesday's actual temperatures are not expected to be above freezing and wind chill readings could be as low as 5 degrees. Road crews were working to put salt and other materials on roadways, mainly in the northern and central parts of the state. Read More »

President Donald Trump Just Took The "Montreal Test" For Mental Health

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Receiving a "perfect" 30-out-of-30 score on the cognitive test , military doctor Ronny L. Jackson says the findings demonstrate that President Trump does not suffer from any mental issues that would make him unfit for office. "We talked about diet and exercise a lot", Jackson said. "He has incredible genes ". Jackson said Trump received a flawless score on a cognitive test created to screen for neurological impairment. Read More »

Did That Babe Article About Aziz Ansari Tarnish the #MeToo Movement?

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But women face more risk when they accept a drink from a odd man, when they agree to go up to a first date's apartment; men don't have to give their date's name and address to their roommate "just in case" anything bad happens to them. Wolfe has noticed a generational divide in their reactions. According to Grace, she ended giving him oral sex but didn't go any further. Among men, likewise, there are varying views. Read More »

Pope marries couple on papal plane in Chile

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John, in which Mary informs Jesus of the lack of wine at the wedding feast of Cana, the pope said that, still today, Mary intercedes on behalf of those who lack joy. Many of the Mapuche's grievances date from the 19th century, when the Chilean state, settlers and others took over much of the group's ancestral lands. Read More »

Trump Criticizes Republican Plan to Include CHIP Extension in Short-Term Spending Deal

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But that doesn't mean the president's tweeted input changes the legislation. By a vote of 230-197, the House passed a bill to fund the government through 16 February. The Senate could then pass the same measure before a Friday night shutdown deadline. As battles over immigration and government spending advance with no solution in sight, Senate Democrats are being forced to decide whether they'd support a short-term measure to avert a government shutdown - even if it doesn't include ... Read More »

We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

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Sen. Richard J. Durbin is standing by his claim that President Donald Trump questioned why the country has to accept immigrants from " shithole " African countries, after two Republican colleagues belatedly refuted the Illinois Democrat. Read More »

USA crude stocks drop, led by record outflow from…

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I believe the current pace of global economic expansion, coupled with the measures to limit production may mean more demand for crude oil in the short term. This is because road transportation makes up about 44.8% of global oil consumption. Rises in USA oil production will account for 80 percent of the global oil production increase by 2025, and this production increase will match an increase in demand. Read More »

President Trump's Medical Exam Fuels Flurry of 'Girther' Conspiracy Theories

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Trump's weight is 239 pounds and that he is too sedentary. Others noted that Dr. Ronny Jackson's measurements put Trump's BMI at 29.9 - just under being considered obese. The presentation was both folksy and matter-of-fact, as Jackson described the president's eyesight, cognitive skills and heart function as excellent , despite Trump's lack of exercise and fondness for fast food. Read More »

Sanders says funding bill must include more than military spending

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While the tough talk carries weight in some Democratic circles, it's far from clear other voters will look kindly on using federal agencies as leverage in the fight over immigration. Martinez was among those at a rally Wednesday urging Michigan Democratic Sens. The funding measure does not include a legislative shield for Dreamers but it does grant Democrats an unrelated, high-priority measure: a six-year reauthorization of the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Read More »

North And South Korea's Warm Relations Over Ice Hockey

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Murray has said she noticed some "hard-nosed" players from North Korea when the two Koreas faced each other at the IIHF Women's World Championship Division II Group A tournament in Gangneung last April. "I think it is not good". Many South Koreans have welcomed the talks and the perceived reduction in tensions but it's not been universally welcomed. Read More »

Republicans in Congress push for vote to avoid shutdown

Angus King, an independent from ME who caucuses with the Democrats . The episode is a flashback to 2016, when Trump's rhetoric won him a reputation among anti-Washington voters as a scourge of political correctness and a candidate who was quite happy to tear at racial and cultural divides for political gain. Read More »

Trump Says Russia's 'Not Helping Us at All With North Korea'

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Draped in a North Korean flag, Peter Wilson, of New Zealand, marches with protesters outside the site of a summit on North Korea being hosted by Canada and the USA, in Vancouver , British Columbia, Monday, Jan. He added that he was proud of his "great relationship" with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Just last week, the Journal stirred a new conflict with the White House with a report suggesting Trump's personal lawyer secretly paid an adult ... Read More »

South Africa end India's nine-series winning streak

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The catching and batting has left a lot to be desired. "So many soft dismissals in one match hurt a lot". About ten months ago, Pujara batted 672 minutes and 525 balls for 202 to guide India out of a tricky situation in a Test match against Australia in Ranchi. Read More »

Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert

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A Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) interceptor is launched during the system's first operational test at the Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii on October 5, 2011. And it wasn't Kim Jong Un or Donald Trump. To prevent a repeat of the incident, Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency has said it will require two employees to activate the alert system - one to issue the warning and another to confirm it. Read More »

Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration: senior Republican

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He was said to have used "s***hole" to describe some nations in Africa. "Others in the room were also using tough language", Nielsen told the committee. It only provides one year of funding for the wall; it doesn't "end" chain migration , but does limit it for the young immigrants or "Dreamers" who would be legalized. Read More »

White House supports short-term spending bill to avoid shutdown

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They sweetened the plan with a two-year delay on implementation of unpopular taxes on medical devices and generous employer-subsidized health care plans. Some new dynamics emerged Wednesday when some senators suggested they wouldn't support another short-term spending fix, known as a continuing resolution , even though they did in the past. Read More »

Erdogan: NATO must take stance against USA over border force

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The British foreign ministry has said it will not be involved in the Syrian border force. Kurdish forces have not fought the Syrian government much, mainly policing their territory and fighting the Islamic State, although they may later have to choose between fighting government forces and losing their de facto autonomy. Read More »

Congress Is Gridlocked On Negotiations To Avoid A Government Shutdown

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A bipartisan group of senators said last week they had an immigration deal to protect the hundreds of thousands of young immigrants brought to the states as children, but President Donald Trump rejected it. He said Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Sen. At the meeting, Durbin and Graham outlined their compromise immigration idea, which reportedly provoked Trump's comment. Read More »

Democrats, GOP mull possible election wave in age of Trump

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Ryan added a six-year extension of the popular Children's Health Insurance Program to lure Democratic votes, and included military spending and delays on taxes on high-end health insurance, medical devices and health insurance providers to entice conservatives. Read More »

White House doctor gives Trump clean bill of health

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Naval Dr. Ronny Jackson told reporters Trump insisted on having a cognitive test despite the doctor's determination it was not necessary. Jackson said he was initially not going to perform a cognitive assessment of the president as he thought it was not necessary. Read More »