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Global Media Donald Trump denies forcibly kissing woman in 2006
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In tweets Tuesday, Trump responded by saying the forced kissing "never happened". Another False Accusation. Why doesn't the Washington Post report the story of the women taking money to make up stories about me? One had her home mortgage paid off, ' Trump tweeted .

Global Media Struggling Venezuela to start selling 'petro' cryptocurrency
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Venezuela released the petro cryptocurrency Tuesday and an online manual with steps to buy the new virtual asset. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro first announced the controversial digital token late previous year as a solution to the country's economic woes, however the US Treasury has warned potential investors that buying the petro could violate sanctions that prohibit the purchase of Venezuelan debt, which could dent investor sentiment.

Global Media From UN, Abbas Calls for International Conference on Mideast Peace
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Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas will call for an alternative to US-mediated negotiations with Israel during a rare address to the United Nations Security Council, Palestinian officials said Monday. with its decision regarding Jerusalem" and caused a "deadlock in the peace process". Extremist Palestinians and their supporters often refer to the "occupation" as including all of current Israel , thus rejecting the Jewish state's legitimacy and right to exist.

Global Media David Davis: Brexit won't mean worse health and safety standards
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Today David Davis has said Britain will not be "plunged into a Mad Max-style world borrowed from dystopian fiction" following its exit from the EU. "But while I profoundly disagree with them - it does remind us all that we must provide reassurance", Davis is expected to say, according to excerpts of his speech.

Global Media Mount Sinabung Volcano Erupts in Indonesia, Aviation Warning Raised
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Australia's Bureau of Meteorology warned: "There will likely be disruptions to flights in the vicinity of Mt Sinabung in Northern Sumatra, Indonesia , following a large eruption at 12.53pm AEDT today". Such incidents in the past have resulted in migration of around 30,000 people from areas near to the mountain. Indonesia is known for its volcanic eruptions as it is located in the Pacific Ring of fire and now has around 130 active volcanoes .

Global Media Kejriwal to attend Kamal Haasan's party launch today
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Tamil Nadu waits with baited breath the launch of a new party led by actor-turned politician Kamal Haasan on Wednesday. "I have been meeting people whom I like before I start this journey", Kamal Haasan said. "I am going to explain (about my) new party and the gist of our policies". A rationalist, Haasan wouldn't want to be part of the "spiritual" politics of Rajinikanth .

Global Media More Than 1000 Attend Funeral For Parkland Shooting Victim Meadow Pollack
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Leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump have linked mental illness to Wednesday's violence, suggesting that it was the public's responsibility to warn officials of such dangers. He wouldn't specify who failed to relay the tip, and said that's under investigation. "We truly regret any additional pain this has caused", he said .

Global Media Flights cancelled in New Zealand
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Met Office images tracking Cyclone Gita show Wellington bearing the brunt of the storm. A few showers for western parts of the North Island on Wednesday, more likely Taranaki southwards but a few are possible further north mainly in the afternoon.

Global Media IS Claims Deadly Church Shooting in Russian Federation on Forgiveness Sunday
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The police officer eliminated the aggressor. Four women died at the scene, and a fifth died of her injuries at a hospital, a Health Ministry spokeswoman, Zalina Mourtazalieva, told Tass . Videos circulating on Russian social media showed a bearded man carrying a hunting rifle approaching the Church of Georgi Pobedonostsa in Kizlyar late on Sunday afternoon as parishioners began leaving a service to celebrate Maslenitsa, a feast that marks the start of the Lenten fast.

Global Media Fears for Latvian bank as ECB blocks payments
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The anti-corruption agency, the Bank of Latvia and the European Central Bank all declined to comment. Five Latvian banks - including ABLV - agreed past year to fines for failing to perform adequate due diligence and gather sufficient information on transactions and beneficiaries of deals linked to North Korea.

Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory: Ice to Impact Central Iowa

The weather service estimates freezing rain will continue until noon, with accumulations of up to one-third of an inch possible. Plan for travel issues during tomorrow's commute lingering into the lunch hour. Southwest Airlines have canceled almost all flights before 1 p.m. Tuesday , and American and United have canceled some as well. Here's a reminder from the National Weather Service of the impacts of freezing rain/drizzle.

Global Media Iran Must Be Expelled From Syria
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United States actions in Syria appear to be driven by "obsession" and overt "profiteering", Iran's foreign minister said, warning that Washington could cause long-term damage to the region. "We believe that the establishment of foreign military bases on Syrian territory without the authorization by the Syrian government are inherently destabilizing and unsafe".

Global Media Man steals thumb of ancient terracotta warrior during museum party
Author: 0 Man steals thumb of ancient terracotta warrior during museum party

He was arrested and released on a 15,000-USD bail, on the condition that he hand over his passport, consent to drug testing, and refrain from leaving the country before trail. "We call on the American side to severely punish the person who committed this destruction and theft of mankind's cultural heritage", the official told a newspaper affiliated with the Communist Party.

Global Media Wreckage of crashed Iranian plane found in Isfahan
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Relatives of Iranian passengers, onboard the Aseman Airlines flight EP3704, react as they gather in front of a mosque near Tehran's Mehrabad airport on February 18, 2018. The aircraft operating the flight was over 20 years old and only recently returned to service after worldwide sanctions were eased and spare parts became available to local airlines.

Global Media Almost 50 reported killed in Syria bombardment
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The UK-based group said 470 people had been injured, some critically. We review the key developments in Syria , including attacks on Eastern Ghouta killing almost 100 people, Turkey threatening to confront pro-government forces if they deploy in Afrin, and Ankara looking to establish a new observation post in Syria's northwest.

Global Media US Open to Talk About Talks With North Korea
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He also dismissed lawmakers' concerns over a possible crack in the alliance with the U.S. over the issue of the exercises, saying that he and Mattis agreed that there is not even a "1-millimeter margin of error" in the Korea-U.S. "I expect the relations between South and North Korea to improve in the future". Moon's diplomatic efforts are aimed at finding a way to get Pyongyang and Washington in direct talks, despite these opposing stances.

Global Media Trump endorses Romney's Senate run
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Trump has weathered tough criticism from Romney, who referred to the then-presidential candidate as "a phony , a fraud" in a March 2016 speech. Among other things, Trump said there was blame "on both sides", causing many to condemn the president's response to the violence.

Global Media Merkel to tap rumored successor for top party role
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Kramp-Karrenbauer announced her resignation as premier of Saarland, saying that it had not been an easy decision. The key party post has become vacant since the former CDU Secretary General Peter Tauber announced he's leaving due to serious bowel illness.

Global Media Virgin Hyperloop One is coming to India
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Virgin Group Founder and Virgin Hyperloop One Chairman Sir Richard Branson announced the Framework Agreement in the presence of the Hon'ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis to begin the development of the route.

Global Media Gun devotee destroys his AR-15 rifle
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Pappalardo recalls that, after the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, that killed 20 young children and six adults, he told his wife, "I'd gladly give this gun up if it would save the life of just one child". I mean look at the pictures of those victims. Is that right (the right to own guns) more important?,' he said in the video. I just don't think so. The video showed Pappalardo cutting his weapon with a saw.

Global Media Survey ranks USA presidents from greatest to worst
Author: 0 Survey ranks USA presidents from greatest to worst

Reagan also moved into the top 10, ranking ninth. After all, these things are fluid and changes in attitudes or reexamination of policies can alter how presidents are analyzed. I don't really know why Independents would view George H.W. Bush so highly, but it's all the more hilarious that they see his son with more contempt than even the Democrats.