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Worldwide Sessions says U.S. will intervene in campus free speech cases
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One demonstrator, law student Ambur Smith, said: "there can be no freedom of speech when it's only reserved for a few". "I don't deny that he has the right to say what he wants and what he thinks - I certainly believe that very strongly". "But it is transforming into an echo chamber of political correctness and homogenous thought, a shelter for fragile egos". "This is not in the great tradition of America".

Worldwide Love just happens sometimes: Frances Abbott
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Despite her father being a leading voice opposing same sex marriage ahead of a national vote on the issue, Francine Abbott, 26, posted a heartfelt plea to "vote yes" in a video for the Australian Marriage Equality Facebook page. But, in an encouraging sign for the Yes campaign, 72 per cent of those who said they have already voted said they voted Yes while 64 per cent of those who said they would not bother voting were opposed to same sex marriage.

Worldwide Russian Federation threatens to shut down Facebook due to data storage laws
Author: 0 Russian Federation threatens to shut down Facebook due to data storage laws

LinkedIn was blocked recently for not doing as required by Russian law. "No exceptions will be made", Zharov said in response to a question from an Interfax correspondent as to when Facebook must comply with the law. Other companies are cooperating with the Russian government, according to Zharov, pointing out Twitter, which plans to transfer personal data by mid-2018.

Worldwide Otto Warmbier's parents call out North Korea: 'They're terrorists'
Author: 0 Otto Warmbier's parents call out North Korea: 'They're terrorists'

Otto Warmbier's father said they wanted to speak out about his condition after hearing North Korea claiming to be a victim that's being picked on. He had been convicted of offences against the state for trying to steal a propaganda poster from a Pyongyang hotel and sentenced to 15 years' hard labour.

Worldwide Skelos's 2015 corruption conviction is overturned
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Prosecutors argued that Skelos repeatedly asked Glenwood to help his son while he was simultaneously being lobbied on real estate policy by Glenwood executives. "Because we can not conclude that the charging error was harmless beyond a reasonable doubt, we are obliged to vacate the convictions ", the judges wrote.

Worldwide Jonathan Ashworth says Labour's antisemites 'must be expelled'
Author: 0 Jonathan Ashworth says Labour's antisemites 'must be expelled'

The announcement earlier in the year that the Labour Party had selected Brighton as its destination for the 2017 conference was welcomed by the local convention bureau, which has worked closely with the political party and security firms to ensure the event remains safe and well managed.

Worldwide JK: Indian Army foils infiltration bid by Pakistan's BAT in Kupwara
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The officer added that no injuries have been reported from both the sides and a cordon operation has been launched in the region. "The terrorists were well-equipped and planned to carry out a major strike in the Kalgai camp". Army spokesman at 15 corps headquarters also confirmed "close firing attempted by enemy" and said it was "suitably responded". There have been no casualties from the Indian side.

Author: 0 Sadiq Khan: Trump's language about Muslims is similar to Isis rhetoric

At the annual conference of his opposition Labour Party, Khan told an audience with GuardianLive that he thought having a state visit, which Prime Minister Theresa May has said is still planned, was "wrong". Blaming Conservative cuts for fewer police and stretched ambulance services he said: 'We simply can't go on like this. "I blame David Cameron for calling a referendum no one wanted in the first place but I also blame my party, the Labour Party , for a totally lazy and lacklustre ...

Worldwide U.S. bombers, fighters fly closer to N. Korea
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Trump also said China was imposing major banking sanctions, too, but there was no immediate confirmation from the North's most important trading partner. South Korea's National Security Council met on Sunday amid fears that the USA could clash with North Korea. While repeatedly calling for dialogue to resolve the issue, China has also signed up for increasingly tough United Nations sanctions against North Korea.

Author: 0 Germans choose right person for the challenges ahead

SPD leader and failed Chancellor-in-waiting, Martin Schulz , who is a former President of the European Parliament , said in a first reaction that the party would "fight for the principles and values of tolerance, communion and respect in the next election period".

Worldwide United States bishops: Newest health care proposal fails moral test
Author: 0 United States bishops: Newest health care proposal fails moral test

It includes numerous same mistakes as earlier attempts, but would implement them in a harsher manner. A mixer on Friday, Oct. 6, will feature "An Evening with the Suffragists", with local Democrats portraying the roles of several activists whose work led to passage of the 19th Amendment giving women (white only) the right to vote.

Worldwide N. Korea warns United States military option would lead to tragic fate
Author: 0 N. Korea warns United States military option would lead to tragic fate

President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down U.S. bombers even if they are not in its air space. It's also unclear whether North Korea would be able to even see the advanced US warplanes when they come. According to her, it was the extreme point to the North of the demilitarized zone between North Korea and South Korea, where ever in the XXI century has reached us air force planes.

Worldwide Trump Issues Travel Restrictions on North Korea, Venezuela in Expanded Ban
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The 90-day travel ban, which covered Iran , Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen , ran until Sunday. Officials stressed that valid visas would not be revoked as a result of the proclamation. White House officials said they had been working for months on the new rules, in collaboration with various government agencies and in conversation with foreign governments - something that didn't happen the first time around.

Worldwide Anthony Weiner gets 21 months in prison in sexting case
Author: 0 Anthony Weiner gets 21 months in prison in sexting case

Federal prosecutor Amanda Kramer had urged Cote to give Weiner a significant prison sentence to end his "tragic cycle" of sexting. He must also enrol in a sex-offender treatment program. In a statement following the sentencing, Weiner's attorney, Arlo Devlin-Brown said his team was "disappointed that Anthony was sentenced to prison" and that the judge had reasoned "because of Anthony's notoriety, a sentence of imprisonment could discourage others from following in his footsteps".

Worldwide New travel ban adds North Korea, Venezuela
Author: 0 New travel ban adds North Korea, Venezuela

President Donald Trump's litany of derogatory comments about Muslims before the election might still be enough to sink his latest attempt at a travel ban, although immigration advocates will have a tougher time persuading judges to block it, legal experts say.

Worldwide Trump Releases New Travel Ban Restrictions for 8 Countries
Author: 0 Trump Releases New Travel Ban Restrictions for 8 Countries

The restrictions on Venezuela were limited to officials from a list of government agencies and their families, while full travel bans were placed on nationals from the other seven countries, including Chad and North Korea . In conclusion, citizens of Chad will be banned from entering the United States as immigrants and will not be granted tourist or business visas .

Worldwide India unveiled pakistan in UNGA shows Umar fayaz picture
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Umar Faiyaz surrounded by mourners, and another of Lodhi displaying the fake picture. Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said, on Tuesday, that India has maintained close contacts with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and is using Afghan soil to destabilise Pakistan, Radio Pakistan reported.