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Worldwide Toronto murders: police examine hundreds of cases for serial killer link
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Police are checking a total of 15 planters, as well as searching the properties of 30 of McArthur's other landscaping clients. McArthur, 66, has been charged with five counts of first-degree murder. "It depends on the weather and how far we have to dig", said Idsinga of the excavation, estimating it could take more than a week to complete. The authorities are also combing through Toronto's open missing persons cases to determine if any of them could be victims of McArthur's.

Worldwide Syria calls rare USA strike an effort 'to support terrorism'
Author: 0 Syria calls rare USA strike an effort 'to support terrorism'

A senior Turkish official says the United States must put an end to policies that "poison" ties between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, including supporting Syrian Kurdish militia. Funk told reporters in Manbij that the US would continue to support the SDF allies, despite tensions with Turkey and that a continued USA presence in Syria's north is aimed at deescalating tensions.

Worldwide Little sister and propagandist of Kim Jong
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is widely viewed as trying to weaken the alliance and the impact of sanctions. In order to accommodate North Korean artists arriving by sea, South Korea's government had waived its own sanctions imposed against Pyongyang that bans entrance of North Korean vessels.

Worldwide CNN gives airtime to a literal Nazi
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House of Representatives in a district in IL. Arthur Jones is a self-described white supremacist who is running in the Republican primaries in Illinois's 3rd congressional district, which runs southwest from Chicago's downtown into the city's suburbs.

Worldwide SPD take finance ministry in German coalition deal
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The deal, reached in record time to end months of political paralysis after Merkel had failed to form a coalition with two smaller parties, faces its first test when the SPD's membership vote from February 20 on whether to ratify a deal many never wanted.

Worldwide Lawmakers near budget deal, Trump urges shutdown for immigration
Author: 0 Lawmakers near budget deal, Trump urges shutdown for immigration

It would increase defense spending by $80 billion over current law in this fiscal year and $85 billion in the one that begins October 1, according to a congressional official familiar with the plan. The House's top Democrat swung out against the latest plan. Despite the rare show of bipartisanship in the upper chamber, the agreement faces skepticism and resistance from both sides of the aisle in the House.

Worldwide Trump administration plans to roll out new transgender military policy this month
Author: 0 Trump administration plans to roll out new transgender military policy this month

But critics have lampooned the proposal, arguing that a parade could cost millions of dollars, at a time the Pentagon wants more stable funding for an overstretched military. "It's an extraordinary population", she said. The location is still undecided, although Trump is said to have suggested Pennsylvania Avenue. Would the parade attract protesters? Dictators around the world use parades like these to try to scare enemies and intimidate their own citizens.

Worldwide Military parade in N. Korea on eve of Olympics
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South Korea wants to use the event to re-engage with North Korea and open the way for talks to resolve one of the world's most risky crises, in which US President Donald Trump and Pyongyang have swapped nuclear threats. "As allies, we will not allow the North Koreans to use the Olympics as a way to drive a wedge between us", a U.S. State Department spokeswoman, Katina Adams, said.

Worldwide Two British 'Beatles' Islamic State Fighters Captured In Syria
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Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh were the final two fighters of the four-man unit to remain at large until their detention by Kurdish forces, reports the BBC. All four once lived in West London. Rashid Sidahmed Elsheikh said, according to the Mail Online: "We tried to handle this in a mild, considerate way but before we could do anything, he just left".

Worldwide Andrew Wilkinson wins BC Liberal Leadership race
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A former Conservative MP built on her lead in the race to head British Columbia's Liberal party after four rounds of vote counting on Saturday night. There was finger-pointing in debates over who was to blame for the Liberal downfall, despite B.C. boasting the strongest economy in Canada. MLA and former Vancouver mayor Sam Sullivan was eliminated after the first round in which he got 158 points (1.82 per cent).

Worldwide North Korean leader's sister to come to South for Olympics
Author: 0 North Korean leader's sister to come to South for Olympics

Pyongyang notified Seoul that Kim Yo-jong, an increasingly prominent figure in the country's leadership herself, will accompany Kim Yong-nam, North Korea's nominal head of state, the South's Unification Ministry said. "Our delegation's visit to South Korea is only to take part in the Olympics and hail its successful holding". Pence, who arrived in Japan on Tuesday to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, will attend the Winter Olympics opening ceremony.

Worldwide Palestinian killed as Israelis raid Jenin-area village
Author: 0 Palestinian killed as Israelis raid Jenin-area village

Meanwhile, Israeli troops combed Deir Istiya town, northwest of Salfit, following the killing of an Israeli settler in a stabbing attack at the entrance of Ariel settlement. So what if one was killed if there are those who are still waiting to kill another Jew? Last week, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian man and demolished four homes during a raid in Jenin in search of Jarrar.

Worldwide Senate Budget Deal Provides $6 Billion To Fight Opioid, Mental Health Crisis
Author: 0 Senate Budget Deal Provides $6 Billion To Fight Opioid, Mental Health Crisis

The deal also includes $4.9 billion - two years of full federal funding - for Medicaid in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, helping to avoid a looming Medicaid shortfall. That means as many as 100 Democratic votes may be needed to get it through the House. "I am just telling people why I am voting the way I am voting", Pelosi said at a news conference Thursday morning.

Author: 0 House Dems Cancel Maryland Retreat As Lawmakers Struggle To Avoid Shutdown

And he said, no, that Republicans need to essentially stand hard, and the Democrats , they're probably not going to get it together, and if we need to have a shutdown , let's have a shutdown . It was drafted by Republican leadership to win the support of the conservative Freedom Caucus and defense hawks who are squeamish about supporting a fifth stop-gap funding bill .

Worldwide North Korea stages military parade before delegation flies south for Olympics
Author: 0 North Korea stages military parade before delegation flies south for Olympics

Earlier Thursday, Cho Yong Sam, a senior Pyongyang foreign ministry official, was quoted as saying the North had "no intention" of meeting United States authorities during the trip. North Korea denies it played a role in the attack. The number of people struck down by a virus causing vomiting and diarrhoea at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has more than doubled to 86, though athletes remain unaffected, the Korean Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said.

Author: 0 Pence Pledges Vigilance, Resolve Against North Korea Threats

Green, who served as a top Asia adviser to President George W. Bush. Pence says the goal of his trip is to ensure the North can't " hijack " the games, and his schedule includes symbolic events created to highlight North Korea's human rights abuses and nuclear program.

Worldwide U.S. says Russian Federation protecting Assad in chemical gas attacks
Author: 0 U.S. says Russian Federation protecting Assad in chemical gas attacks

Veale said they suspect the Syrian pro-government forces were trying to seize terrain from the USA -backed forces liberated from IS militants a year ago, including major oil fields in the area. Mr Le Drian said global law was "being violated by the Damascus regime, by Iran and those who are attacking eastern Ghouta and Idlib ", calling on all Iranian-backed militia, including Lebanon's Hezbollah, to leave Syria.

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