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Global Media GOP accuses justice of bias in bid to save 2011 election map
Author: 0 GOP accuses justice of bias in bid to save 2011 election map

Justice Samuel Alito left in force a Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling requiring the Republican-controlled legislature to draw new lines by February 9 for approval by the Democratic governor. Scarnati, he said, has refused to turn over data used to create the original district map. The party needs to capture 24 seats nationwide to retake control of the House in November elections.

Global Media Trump wishes Rob Porter well after resignation
Author: 0 Trump wishes Rob Porter well after resignation

This is a developing story and will be updated . Trump's comments on Friday echo the strong support Porter received from the White House this week. Publicly, Porter cast the allegations as part of a "coordinated smear campaign" in a statement Wednesday. One of the accounts included photos alleging to show the abuse.

Global Media Final British jihadis in Isis 'Beatles' captured in Syria
Author: 0 Final British jihadis in Isis 'Beatles' captured in Syria

The four young men from west London, who were given their nickname by the hostages because of their British accents, were linked to a string of murders in Iraq and Syria. Kotey also acted as a recruiter for IS and persuaded several British citizens to join their ranks. His younger brother, Mahmoud, followed him to the war zone and was killed fighting for Daesh in Iraq past year.

Global Media ACA enrollment reaches 11.8 million for 2018
Author: 0 ACA enrollment reaches 11.8 million for 2018

The initial sign-up numbers for Obamacare are showing a small downturn. The modest dip in sign-ups shows the importance of the Affordable Care Act to consumers, advocates argue. Enrollment isn't final until consumers pay their first month's premium. Based on its figures, the 11 states - plus D.C. - that ran their own exchanges matched last year's sign-ups.

Global Media Florida boy gets trapped inside arcade claw machine
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Luckily, and off-duty firefighter was also dining in the restaurant on Florida's Atalntic coast. This photo made available by the Titusville Fire and Emergency services shows a boy who crawled inside a claw-style vending machine, Wednesday, Feb.

Global Media Norwegian team scrambles egg order
Author: 0 Norwegian team scrambles egg order

There was no end to the delivery. Norway are hoping for at least 30 medals in these games. But last week, he was shocked when 15,000 eggs showed up in his kitchen. Luckily, the Norwegian athletes will not have to eat huge amounts of eggs for every meal during the Olympics. Norwegian Biathlon athletes celebrate at a test event in Pyeongchang.

Global Media Ramayana jibe: Renuka Chowdhury to move privilege motion against Kiren Rijiju
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Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury on Thursday said she would move a privilege motion against Union Minister Kiren Rijiju for tweeting a video of Prime Minister Narendra Modi mocking at her laughter in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Criticizing Mr Sarkar, Prime Minister Modi said: "under his (Sarkar's) white kurta there is a dark side". Criticizing Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, whose Dhanpur constituency falls in Sonamura, Modi said: "Under his (Sarkar's) white kurta, there is a dark side".

Global Media Women's enfranchisement 100 years on: How much has really changed?
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will warn that social media abuse is threatening democracy in a speech to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave some women the right to vote. Councillor Janet Emsley wore her "faith, hope and charity" brooch, as well as a green ring and a purple ring, which are believed to have represented the secret code of the suffragettes; they would wear these as an indication to other women that they were part of the same group.

Global Media Ex-Bangladeshi PM Khaleda Zia gets five years' jail
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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Zia in Dhaka in October 2017, even though a section of the Awami League said that she should not meet her. "I am confident she will come out of jail". Five people were injured when police fired rubber bullets at protesters in the northeastern city of Sylhet, witnesses said.

Global Media Here's what they've been like in the past — U.S. military parades
Author: 0 Here's what they've been like in the past — U.S. military parades

Trump reminisced about watching France's Bastille Day military parade when he visited Paris in July. The Senate's second-ranking Democrat, Dick Durbin of IL, said he wouldn't attend the event. "It would be a sign of respect and another way to show appreciation for our vets", said John A. MacDonald, spokesman and board member of Vets Assisting Vets.

Global Media White House: we 'could have done better' regarding Porter allegations
Author: 0 White House: we 'could have done better' regarding Porter allegations

Shah said that investigation was still ongoing because Porter has denied the charges against him and investigators must weigh both the allegations and the denial. He also claimed that a smear campaign was being run based on the allegations. The likes of Gorka and Scaramcucci appear nearly weekly on television networks, especially the Trump-friendly Fox News.

Global Media Cleveland Cavaliers Trade Dwyane Wade Back to Miami Heat
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers Trade Dwyane Wade Back to Miami Heat

The Heat will bring back a franchise icon in Wade, who is a Free Agent at the end of the season. Adrian Wojnarowski first broke the report . The Cavaliers get a heavily protected second-round pick in the deal. Wade is far removed from his Heat days with Shaq or LeBron, but he was an important veteran voice in the Cavs' locker room and led the second unit with his scoring and playmaking.

Global Media Why Philadelphia Eagles players are snubbing the White House visit
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And I want to see our relationship between our communities and our law enforcement be advanced". "I want to see us push for ..." Smith said it goes beyond politics and to the personal nature of Trump's attacks on NFL players, such as when he said players who kneel during the national anthem before games should be "fired" in September.

Global Media Rodney Hood traded to Cleveland; Joe Johnson to Sacramento
Author: 0 Rodney Hood traded to Cleveland; Joe Johnson to Sacramento

Smith and Tristan Thompson with Hill and Hood - two former teammates who helped the Jazz to 51 wins and a second-round playoff appearance last season. The Timberwolves will try to sign Rose if he clears waivers, according to The New York Times' Marc Stein . Joe Johnson is also being sent from the Jazz to the Kings as part of the deal.

Global Media USA could ban imports of Venezuelan crude oil
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President Kuczynski , however, has said that Maduro is welcome to the meeting, and yesterday the Venezuelan government confirmed that Maduro will indeed be in Lima for the talks. We do see it and you need to stop. The latest technology - U.S. Secretary of State Tillerson using a translator app during his joint press conference with President Kuczynski at the government palace.

Author: 0 Pentagon evaluating dates for military parade in Washington at Trump's request

National Center for Transgender Equality Executive Director Mara Keisling said: "Transgender people have been serving openly for the last 19 months, and the only disruption has come from President Trump and others who are determined to jeopardize military readiness to advance their extremist political agenda".

Global Media Kia reveals new compact SUV concept in India
Author: 0 Kia reveals new compact SUV concept in India

A total of 100 exhibitors are taking part in the show, up from 88 in the previous expo. The expo is being organised by SIAM jointly with the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

Global Media Canada's new sports minister scouts Olympic team in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Canada's new sports minister scouts Olympic team in Pyeongchang

Coates says "32 Russian athletes have appealed to Swiss courts and CAS again" after the International Olympic Committee invited 169 Russians to Pyeongchang but left out some top medal hopes. The Panel is now holding a hearing with the 32 athletes who filed their application at the CAS Ad Hoc division on 6 February 2018. "We need to make it clear to the world that our decisions and actions are based on principles that distinguish the Olympic movement from entertainment sports".

Global Media Toys R Us, Babies R Us liquidation sales start in Georgia
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Financially slumping Toys "R" Us began sales at select locations this week as the company prepares to close about 150 stores - 24 of them in California - according to a press release by one of the firms operating the liquidation sales. February 07 and will offer discounts as much as 30 percent off. Toys "R" Us says the sales will last until April. Closing locations will continue to honor customer programs including gift cards, Endless Earnings and credit card specials.

Global Media Russians 'Successfully Penetrated' Some States' Voter Systems, Says Top US Official
Author: 0 Russians 'Successfully Penetrated' Some States' Voter Systems, Says Top US Official

Jeh Johnson, who was DHS secretary at the time, told NBC that states and the federal government should "do something about it", though he lamented numerous targeted states haven't taken action since the election. The attempted intrusions were aimed at targeted online systems including registration databases, not the voting itself or tabulation machines used on Election Day.

Global Media Bermuda repeals same-sex marriage
Author: 0 Bermuda repeals same-sex marriage

He was quoted saying, "The act is meant to strike a fair balance between two now irreconcilable groups in Bermuda, by restating that marriage must be between a male and a female while at the same time recognising and protecting the rights of same-sex couples".