Thousands demonstrate in Romania for the third night running on Thursday after the government rejected calls to withdraw a decree that would decriminalise abuse-of-power offences. Social Democrat party leader Liviu Dragnea, who has a corruption conviction, defends the decreeRomanian PM refuses to withdraw corruption pardon despite protests Continue....(more)
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Fiona, a prematurely-born Nile hippo calf, is making excellent progress at her home at The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden after the staff from a local children’s hospital stepped in to help. After her birth in January, Fiona wouldn’t take any milk, causing her to become severely dehydrated. The staff from the Vascular Access Team (VAT) from ....(more)
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President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Saturday implementing a lifetime ban on administrative officials lobbying for foreign governments, and putting a five-year ban on domestic lobbying in place. During his presidential campaign Trump pledged to “drain the swamp” of corrupt career politicians and unscrupulous lobbyists in Washington, ....(more)
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In January, TMZ published a video taken on the set of A Dog’s Purpose that appeared to show the film’s handlers forcing a distressed dog into a pool of water. The video quickly went viral and prompted the cancelation of the film’s premiere while sparking protests at theat....(more)
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Republican lawmakers were confronted at town halls and other public gatherings on Tuesday over their support for Donald Trump. Footage has emerged of spirited confrontations at events in Florida, Kentucky and Iowa. Trump dismissed the confrontations as ‘planned’ events by ‘liberal activists’ but some attendees made a point to clarify they were not ....(more)
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On February 6, 2017, a camera on the Atmospheric, Oceanic & Space Sciences Building on the University of Wisconsin campus and a Lisle, Illinois police car dashboard camera captured the fireworks.
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ATLANTA (AP) - Video gamers now have a chance to compete for an NBA title, in an actual NBA arena and get paid by the some of the same people who pay LeBron James and Steph Curry.
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President Trump signs an executive order named the Protection of the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, which places a 90-day block on entry to the US from citizens from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Libya and Somalia. The order, signed shortly after the joint press conference with Theresa May on Friday, has attracted ne....(more)
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Facebook on Tuesday announced it was rolling out apps to allow people to view video s posted on the social network on connected televisions. The new apps -- for Apple TV, Amazon's Fire TV and Samsung Smart TV -- will provide a more convenient way for users of the social network to view ....(more)
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Thousands gather in cities across the US to attend ‘not my President’s Day’ demonstrations on Monday. The nationwide anti-Donald Trump rallies were planned to mark the President’s Day holidayCost of Trump family security vexes New York and Florida officials Continue reading...
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