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Worldwide 'We are defending democracy' with regulation cuts
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Others listed as withdrawn are actually still being developed by federal agencies. The White House claims agencies have saved $8.1 billion in lifetime net regulatory cost savings, or $570 million a year. Earlier in the year, the president ordered that for every new regulation introduced, two must be eliminated. "I don't know if we'll have any left to cut".

Worldwide Putin: US ignores Russian information on Syrian fighters travelling to Iraq
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In a story entitled, "Doubting the intelligence, Trump pursues Putin and leaves a Russian threat unchecked," the Washington Post took the lead with a lengthy piece that asks why the president won't simply accept the Democrats' and mainstream media's increasingly discredited view of the level and scope of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Worldwide Tillerson offers dialogue to North Korea without preconditions
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This is not the first time the president has publicly reprimanded Tillerson for expressing a desire to pursue a diplomatic approach to North Korea and the nation's ongoing efforts to expand its nuclear arsenal. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at a forum sponsored by the Korea Foundation and the Atlantic Council called, "Reimagining the US-Republic of Korea Partnership in the Trans-Pacific Century", in Washington, D.C.

Worldwide 30% ballotting as voting picks up in Gujarat second phase
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Amit Shah was an MLA from Naranpura Assembly constituency before getting elected to the Rajya Sabha in August this year. While Modi will cast his vote at Sabarmati Assembly constituency, Advani is expected to exercise his franchise at Jamalpur-Khadia seat and Jaitley in Vejalpur constituency, all located in Ahmedabad , a party release said.

Worldwide Gujarat Exit Polls: Results from Times Now and others
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In second phase, the voter turnout till 2 pm stood at 47.40 per cent. In the run up to the elections, Gujarat saw a bitter and intense campaign from both sides with issues like development, demonetisation, GST, unemployment and rural distress getting overtaken by emotive issues and personal attacks, ending with Congress " Mani Shankar Aiyar calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "neech kisam ka aadmi" and Modi retaliating with a "Pakistan collusion' charge against him.

Worldwide More Christmas services told
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Readers will retell the Christmas story through scripture verses, choir will sing Christmas music and all can join in singing carols. This service is a safe place to acknowledge that not everyone can celebrate a happy and warm Christmas. December 25. First Christian Church is located at 202 South Broadway. St. Patrick's Episcopal Church will offer traditional Christmas Eve services on Sunday, Dec.

Worldwide Ohio bill one step closer to prohibiting Down syndrome abortions
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John Kasich told CNN's Jake Tapper on "State of the Union" that he would sign a bill now being debated in his state banning abortion if the reason for the procedure is because the child would have Down syndrome. Kasich has said in recent weeks that he thought the measure seemed "appropriate", but that he would review it when he received it. "I don't think because the child has one extra chromosome they should be able to snuff that life out", Palin said.

Worldwide Irish parliament committee backs referendum on abortion up to 12 weeks
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Meanwhile, the committee also voted in favour of a recommendation by the Citizen's Assembly that abortion should be legalised if there is a real and substantial physical risk to life or health of the woman. However, the committee added a clause created to protect against the establishment of rogue abortion clinics, recommending that terminations take place only in licensed premises, hospitals or through the legal procurement of abortion pills.

Worldwide Two Men Charged With 2015 Murder of the Rapper Chinx
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Police said 12 shots were fired from a 9-mm handgun as Pickens drove in the early morning near Queens Boulevard and 84th Drive, with "at least" seven rounds striking the Porsche. Chinx , who was born and raised in Far Rockaway, was fatally wounded, having been shot 15 times. Jamar Hill , 26 of Valley Stream and Quincy Homere , 32 of Baldwin are awaiting arraignment in Queens Supreme Court on a five-count indictment, charging them with one-count each of second-degree murder, second-degree ...

Worldwide These states are running out of CHIP funding
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With this record of success and history of broad support, continuing to fund this program should be a no-brainer. Coming up tonight on KGNS News Evening Edition, we'll tell you what health officials are telling people who are on CHIP to do between now and February.

Worldwide World Bank To End Funding For Oil & Gas Exploration By 2019
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In exceptional circumstances, the bank may consider lending to oil and gas projects in the poorest countries, if such support allows poor people to gain access to electricity, and the projects themselves will not conflict with the Paris Climate Agreement of 2015.

Worldwide Alabama US Rep. Mo Brooks discloses cancer diagnosis
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Senate Seat for being able to be diagnosed. "When you are an elected official missed votes require an explanation, that is why I disclose this otherwise very personal, very private and very humbling matter". But he went on to tell how he was called by his doctor while in Washington and then called his wife, Martha, back home in Huntsville. Brooks said his father and grandfather both had the condition, and that is why he took seriously and followed up on a spike in a recent test for the ...

Worldwide Van Gaal: United Are More Boring Under Mourinho
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Michael Oliver wasn't present went things spilled over, with the fracas not mentioned in his match report. However, Mourinho may also find himself in hot water for comments he made prior to the match, when he appeared to accuse City of gamesmanship, saying: "A little bit of wind and they fall".

Worldwide 22-year-old arrested on underage sex charges
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Albert Maruna, 22, a Youngstown State University student, was arrested after trying to bribe an undercover cop, posing as a 15-year-old boy, into having sex Tuesday, reported WMC Action News. When police arrested him where the two agreed to meet on Tuesday, WFMJ reported , Maruna had with him lubricant, lotion, two bottles of Sprite and chicken Alfredo packed in a Tupperware container.

Worldwide AT&T starts testing AirGig fixed-wireless broadband over power lines
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AT&T has started second trial of its Project AirGig technology aiming to deliver gigabit internet speed via a millimeter wave (mmWave) signal guided by power lines. The first trial started earlier this fall and is with an electricity provider outside the U.S. The second trial recently kicked off in Georgia with Georgia Power .

Worldwide Don't Sleepwalk Into War Over North Korea, Warns United Nations Chief
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President Xi Jinping made the comments to visiting South Korean President Moon Jae-in just days after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered to begin direct talks with North Korea without pre-conditions. Former basketball player and current friend of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, Dennis Rodman, says he wants to organize a basketball game between the rogue nation and USA territory Guam to promote peace.

Worldwide Jisha Murder case: Noose to Ameer Ul-Islam
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As many as six DNA samples of the accused were collected. Ameerul was drunk and into Jisha's house and tried to sexually assault her. The sand from the slippers was subjected to forensic test. "The 25-cm long knife was inserted into her private parts causing fatal injuries to internal organs". Once the case was investigated by a special committee, the public prosecutor, NK Unnikrishnan , argued for the death penalty on the basis of the gravity of the crime, according to a report by The ...