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Author: 0 Chile church buildings attacked earlier than Pope Francis go to

Francis, a keen defender of the rights of migrants, was addressing a congregation including migrants and refugees from some 50 countries, whose flags festooned the area around the altar in St. Pope Francis speaks to reporters on board the plane for his trip to Chile and Peru, Jan. 15, 2018. The authorities expect an influx of almost a million Argentines, Bolivians and Peruvians in Chile to see the pope.

World Chelsea Manning eyes US Senate seat for Maryland
Author: 0 Chelsea Manning eyes US Senate seat for Maryland

The 71-second video weaves together images of white supremacists holding tiki torches in Charlottesville, Virginia, as well as protesters clashing with police elsewhere. Manning, a former Army intelligence analyst who was convicted of leaking hundreds of thousands of classified USA documents and sentenced to 35 years in prison, has launched a bid to challenge Maryland Sen.

World Senior US State Department official, foreign secretary discuss bilateral ties
Author: 0 Senior US State Department official, foreign secretary discuss bilateral ties

A cohesive United States policy - including preparations for possible Pakistani reaction - was not expected to be completed until March or April, three U.S. He expressed his support for business community's efforts aimed at furthering Pak-US economic ties. Miftah Ismail said that bilateral visits were helpful in understanding each other's point of view, according to a statement issued by the finance ministry.

World Over 1000 people charged over sex video in Denmark
Author: 0 Over 1000 people charged over sex video in Denmark

Danish police said they began their investigation after Facebook notified US authorities of two explicit video clips and a photograph of the couple on its chat platform Messenger a year ago. It can have consequences for the victims and also for those distributing. Police said most of the young people shared the video a couple of times but some had shared it hundreds of times.

World Highway 101 Still Closed as Death Toll in Montecito Mudslide Hits 18
Author: 0 Highway 101 Still Closed as Death Toll in Montecito Mudslide Hits 18

Pinit's 6-year-old son Peerawat was discovered dead the day of the tragedy while his two-year-old daughter Lydia is still missing. Thousands of people gathered Sunday night in prayer in a candlelight vigil for the 20 people killed by last week's massive mudslides in Southern California.

Author: 0 Columbus celebrates the life of MLK with annual breakfast

Prayer Breakfast was held at the Knapp Center. Day celebrations in years past. Follow the Bangor Daily News on Facebook for the latest ME news. According to UBS, the winter holiday season is the slowest time of the year for blood donations.

World Pakistani army says Indian fire kills 4 soldiers in Kashmir
Author: 0 Pakistani army says Indian fire kills 4 soldiers in Kashmir

On the other hand, the Pakistan army said in a statement that four of its soldiers were killed along the LoC in the Jandrot, Kohli sector. "We are working to stop them", he said. In July 2016, anti-India protests broke out in Indian controlled Kashmir after young separatist leader Burhan Wani was killed by Indian forces. Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rabat has threatened carry out aggressive military operations across the border, ignoring previous warnings from their neighbours.

World Palestine President calls Donald Trump's peace offer 'slap of the century'
Author: 0 Palestine President calls Donald Trump's peace offer 'slap of the century'

The Islamic Jihad official said his group and Hamas agreed that their participation in the meetings won't bring any benefits to the two groups and that the results of the council meetings will be less than expectations. The agency quoted government spokesman Mohammed Momani as saying that the approval "mirrors a unilateral behavior by the Israeli government which doesn't take into consideration the two-state solution".

World Trump says programme to protect Dreamers is probably dead
Author: 0 Trump says programme to protect Dreamers is probably dead

Democrats are fighting for funding for DACA , the program that protects "Dreamers", people who were brought to the USA illegally as children. In a pair of Twitter comments Sunday, Trump accused Democrats of trying to "take desperately needed money away from our Military" as part of the immigration and funding discussions.

World 'Cosmos' Season 2 to premiere in spring 2019
Author: 0 'Cosmos' Season 2 to premiere in spring 2019

And yes, everyone's favorite astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson , will be hosting. The new season "will again delve into the cosmic revolution, profound scientific concepts and how we found our coordinates in space and time", the show's Facebook page said.

Author: 0 Analysts' Views: Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI)

About 790,865 shares traded. Intrepid Potash, Inc . (NYSE: IPI ) has risen 84.68% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.32% the S&P500. Federated Invsts Pa stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Intrepid Potash, Inc . Renaissance Technology Ltd Liability Co holds 0.03% or 566,100 shares in its portfolio.

Author: 0 Trump admin resumes accepting DACA renewals

A spokesman for Graham did not respond to a request for comment Sunday. They were hoping President Trump would crack and accept a deal without border security. Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer has insisted on attaching a Dreamers compromise to the spending bill, saying it's the only viable path to getting it done.

World As apartment burns, video shows Georgia firefighter catching child 'like a football'
Author: 0 As apartment burns, video shows Georgia firefighter catching child 'like a football'

Stroup then carried the child wrapped in a blanket to safety before collapsing on his knees, video shows. The child in the video was one of several who were tossed to rescuers. "My plan was to actually get up on the balcony with them so that I could help them get on the ladder and have somebody else assist them down, but I got about halfway up there and here comes a baby down to my arms", she said.

World Speculation Of A Mitt Romney Senate Run Keeps Growing
Author: 0 Speculation Of A Mitt Romney Senate Run Keeps Growing

On Sunday, Romney reportedly texted a top Utah businessman a very blunt response. Mitt Romney talks with reporters in Manhattan on November 29, 2016. The president even encouraged incumbent Senator Hatch to run for an eighth term to block Romney. Given this timely opportunity to speak to Senate negotiations on DACA and the radicalism of the open-borders zealots in the Democratic Party as a government shutdown looms, it looks like Romney will be focused on virtue-signaling .

World North Korea threatens Winter Olympics withdrawal in Trump spat
Author: 0 North Korea threatens Winter Olympics withdrawal in Trump spat

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have traded rhetoric and insults over the previous year, as North Korea has accelerated weapons tests and appears on the cusp of having a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the USA mainland.

World Family shares results of hilarious photo shoot
Author: 0 Family shares results of hilarious photo shoot

In the mindboggling images, all family members looked like they had just walked out of a 90s video game - their teeth, eyes and skin looked like they were painted on and although amusing, they looked kind of creepy too. In the post, she wrote that the family paid the photographer $250, but she told her "the shadows were really bad" and that "her professor never taught her to retouch photos".

World Catherine Deneuve apologizes to victims after criticizing #MeToo movement
Author: 0 Catherine Deneuve apologizes to victims after criticizing #MeToo movement

A time when simple denunciations on social networks generate punishment, resignation, and sometimes and often media lynching ", she remarked. Without naming names, Deneuve also clarified that she disagreed with the way some of the signatories had expanded upon the letter and distorted the spirit of their message.

World Flake Likens Trump to Stalin Over 'Enemy of People' Press Attacks
Author: 0 Flake Likens Trump to Stalin Over 'Enemy of People' Press Attacks

Flake has in recent days said Trump's attacks on the media damages the country's standing in the world and empowers dictators elsewhere. But I think he'll likely have a challenge in the Republican Party as well. Trump claimed on Twitter that he actually said "I'd have a good relationship with" the authoritarian leader, a distinction he called a "big difference".

World Forecast: More snow on the way with another Clipper system
Author: 0 Forecast: More snow on the way with another Clipper system

The low Monday night into Tuesday will be a cold one with temperatures just a few degrees above zero, and unsafe wind chills of 10 to 15 below zero. A Winter Weather Advisory was issued for Will, Grundy and Kendall Counties beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday until noon on Monday . "Although the snow will be staying light for the most part, it will be persistent and accumulations generally around 1-3" will be possible as this clipper system passes through.

World Government shuts down Rappler
Author: 0 Government shuts down Rappler

Rappler , however, says that while it is receiving investments from foreign funds, including the Omidyar Network , it is still a fully Filipino owned company. Rappler Holdings, which owns 98.84 percent of Rappler , issued in 2015 a total of almost 20 million PDRs to Omidyar Network and NBM Rappler , both foreign entities.

World Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl's hijab 'did not happen'
Author: 0 Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl's hijab 'did not happen'

An 11-year-old Toronto girl claimed that as she walked to school on Friday morning, a man approached her with scissors trying to cut off her hijab. "After a detailed investigation, police have determined that the events described in the original news release did not happen", police said in a statement .

Author: 0 Local church celebrates Martin Luther King Jr

With marching bands and beads, although a day early, Martin Luther King Day was celebrated in true Louisiana fashion. In Hickory, a King Day program begins at 10:00 a.m. The MLK Motorcade has been going on for almost 50 years. The MLK Day parade steps off at noon at 15th Street and 21st Avenue in Tampa for its 29th annual celebration.

Author: 0 The Biggest 3 Holders Of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Bainco International Investors who had been investing in Cisco Sys Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $202.05 billion market cap company. 74,721 were reported by Supplemental Annuity Collective Of Nj. $740,883 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). National Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can reported 0.44% stake.

World Weather Authority: Light snow continues Monday
Author: 0 Weather Authority: Light snow continues Monday

Monday night's forecast calls for a low temperature around minus 2, with mostly clear skies. Snow showers will begin to taper off this evening, and mostly cloudy skies are expected overnight. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Lower numbers to the SE where more rain could mix in. With a high of 39 forecast, that reading did not top freezing until after noon.

World Clashes kill 9 at Libya's main global airport
Author: 0 Clashes kill 9 at Libya's main global airport

He said the situation is now under control, and that a number of the attackers were arrested while trying to storm the prison. Mitiga was a military base until it was converted for civilian use after the city's global airport was put out of action due to fighting.

World 19-year-old gored to death during Jallikattu festival in Madurai
Author: 0 19-year-old gored to death during Jallikattu festival in Madurai

It also banned the puling of bulls by their tails, clinging to bulls and tamers pouncing on the bulls. After the Jallikattu festival committee informed the court that members of all communities could participate in the event, the Avaniyapuram Jallikattu on January 14 turned into a disaster.

Author: 0 Weather Forecast: Clearing skies and pleasant temperatures

It's courtesy of a northeasterly wind off the water. These situations are really quite hard to predict. The type of weather pattern for this system isn't historically favorable for significant snow accumulations. The next shot at some precipitation looks to come Sunday , but with warmer temperatures, it should be rainfall. With plenty of cold air at the surface, snow will stick to the ground, creating for potentially slippery conditions across roadways Wednesday morning.

World A 'winter storm' could be on the way to Ireland
Author: 0 A 'winter storm' could be on the way to Ireland

Overnight, temperatures will drop to 0°C to 3°C, with frost in sheltered places. It will begin to turn colder as the day progresses with the showers turning wintry over some northern hills in the evening. There is a risk of more persistent rain, snow and gales Wednesday night into Thursday . "The southwesterly winds will also freshen through the day".

World Rand Paul: 'Not Fair' To Draw Conclusions On Trump Over Haiti Comment
Author: 0 Rand Paul: 'Not Fair' To Draw Conclusions On Trump Over Haiti Comment

Trump spoke briefly to reporters as he entered the Trump International Golf Course with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Near the end of a year ago, the White House denied that Trump said Haitians had aids and that Nigerians would never "go back to their huts" in Africa during another immigration briefing.

World I am not a racist, says Donald Trump
Author: 0 I am not a racist, says Donald Trump

President Trump has said a deal over the DACA program needs to be tied with an agreement on immigration security. "I think they talk about DACA but they don't want to help the DACA people". But there's no question what he said was racist. And elect a Congress with the courage to censure a president when he makes blatantly racists comments.

World Two students start knife fight at Russian school, 15 injured
Author: 0 Two students start knife fight at Russian school, 15 injured

The Investigative Committee in the Perm Region opened a criminal case over an attempt on the life of two or more people. She and the 16-year-old boy are in intensive care, and another 16-year-old boy also has serious wounds. Nine children received what the department calls "superficial injuries". Some of the wounded fled the scene to a nearby shopping centre. Allegations have been reported that one of the attackers had material from the Columbine High School massacre in the USA on his ...

World Ghanaian president to Trump: We are not a 'shithole country'
Author: 0 Ghanaian president to Trump: We are not a 'shithole country'

The African Group of UN ambassadors is "extremely appalled at, and strongly condemns the outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks by the president of the United States of America as widely reported by the media", a statement said . A confidant of Mr Trump's told The Associated Press that the president spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to his remarks.

World Tracking Central Texas' third winter storm this season
Author: 0 Tracking Central Texas' third winter storm this season

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create dangerously low wind chills from 15 below to 25 below. A separate Winter Weather Advisory will go into effect beginning at 10 p.m. As with anything, any banding that sets up could result in much higher accumulations in localized areas. Keep in mind to dress in layers. This could lead to frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

World Qatar files another complaint over UAE
Author: 0 Qatar files another complaint over UAE

It described the incident as a "flagrant and serious threat to the safety of civil aviation" and in "clear violation of global laws and conventions". The UAE called Doha actions "a flagrant violation of worldwide agreements" and stated that they would "take all necessary legislative measures to ensure the safety of air traffic".

World Tottenham star Heung-min Son sends message to Spurs striker Harry Kane
Author: 0 Tottenham star Heung-min Son sends message to Spurs striker Harry Kane

Everton manager Sam Allardyce took the blame for his side's 4-0 thrashing at Tottenham Hotspur yesterday, suggesting that he should have set up the team to be more "boring" rather than trying to outgun Mauricio Pochettino's side. 'Always every season I think it is important to stay all together for a few days in a different environment, ' he told the club's official Twitter account ahead of their departure.

World Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'
Author: 0 Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'

Preoccupied with their own problems, other Arab leaders won't force Palestinians to accept the Bantustan solution. Palestinians had remained committed to negotiations but would reject any proposal they deemed to be unfair, the Palestinian president added.

World African states demand Trump apologise for racist remark
Author: 0 African states demand Trump apologise for racist remark

Among those condemning the comments were Hatian-American Republican Rep. Mia Love of Utah, who called the reported comments "unkind, divisive [and] elitist" and demanded that Trump apologize to Americans and nations he so 'wantonly maligned'.

World African Union demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' remarks
Author: 0 African Union demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' remarks

After an emergency UN session, the group of 54 African ambassadors said in a statement: "The group is extremely appalled at, and strongly condemns the outrageous, racist and xenophobic remarks by the president of the United States of America as widely reported by the media".

World Pasco casino boat catches fire with 50 passengers onboard
Author: 0 Pasco casino boat catches fire with 50 passengers onboard

It's still unclear what started the fire, which obliterated most of the shuttle boat. - A casino cruise went up in flames Sunday evening in Southwest Florida, authorities said. There were no casualties or significant injuries, but according to reports at least 15 people were taken to hospitals for medical checks as a precaution.

World Donald Trump: 'DACA Is Probably Dead'
Author: 0 Donald Trump: 'DACA Is Probably Dead'

Rep. Mia Love the first black female Republican in Congress and the daughter of Haitian immigrants, denounced Trump's comments as racist and called on him to apologize. "It made me sad", Lewis said. I said 'I'd have a good relationship with Kim Jong Un, ' a big difference. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" U.S.

World Vikings react to 'unbelievable' win over Saints
Author: 0 Vikings react to 'unbelievable' win over Saints

The Vikings started in style, forcing a three-and-out on the Saints' opening possession before quickly scoring themselves with Case Keenum finding Jarius Wright for a 22-yard gain to the 16 yard line before Jerick McKinnon walked in untouched for the game's opening touchdown.

World Five militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Uri
Author: 0 Five militants killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Uri

The operation is still in progess. A joint team of Jammu and Kashmir police and Army carried out the operation. Combing operations in the region are underway. So, ambushes were laid out in that area by Army, J&K police and the CRPF. The army's quick retaliation, say sources, indicate a new, proactive approach in the face of incessant Pakistani provocation.