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World Media US Federal Government Shutdown Enters Second Day
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A budget deal to end the partial shutdown - which forced several key U.S. agencies to cease operations on Saturday - appears a distant prospect as Congress adjourned for the weekend ahead of Christmas. Others deemed essential, including Transportation Security Administration officers screening passengers during the holiday crush, are working unpaid.

World Media Erdogan: Jews in Israel beat Palestinian women and children
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Netanyahu said Erdogan "should not preach to Israel". "It was done without any meaningful consultation with them". Lindsey Graham called the decision a "disaster" and "a stain on the honor of the United States". Netanyahu spoke twice to Trump last week about the surprise pullout, but next week's sitdown will be the first high-level meeting between US officials and Israeli since Trump announced the move, Ravid reported .

World Media Fiancé Patrick Frazee Arrested For First-Degree Murder
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Frazee was the only person arrested in the case as of Friday morning, De Young said, and officials wouldn't provide any more detail about how they came to the solicitation charge. Investigators found all of her suitcases, personal items and vehicles at her home. De Young said the company where Berreth worked as a flight instructor, Doss Aviation, had accounted for all their planes and that police had no reason to believe she used someone else's plane.

World Media Govt Rules Could Kill GoFundMe Effort for Border Wall
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Kolfage says he has contacted the Trump administration about where to send the money. In a statement posted on the crowdsourcing page , Kolfage says the wall could be built if everyone who voted for Trump pledged $8 each. In fact, he has raised over $10 million from over 179,000 individuals in just four days. He told the news outlet that he didn't mention the page because he "didn't want it to be a distraction".

World Media Stowaways detained after threatening crew on cargo ship off England's coast
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UK PM Theresa May finally authorized the operation which saw about 25 members of the Special Boat Service's X Squadron sent in to retake control of the " Grande Tema " after it had been circling for 12 hours in the North Sea off Margate. 'They probably managed to board the vessel in Lagos but we do not have information regarding the nationality'. Eleven days later, the crew found four stowaways hiding in its vast cargo hold.

World Media Morocco links suspect in Scandinavian women's killing to militant group
Author: 0 Morocco links suspect in Scandinavian women's killing to militant group

A video that allegedly shows the killing of two Scandinavian university students in a remote part of Morocco's Atlas Mountains is likely authentic, Norwegian police said Friday. Local media reported that the suspects had links to the "Islamic State" group. Hiking in the area was temporarily suspended and authorities in Denmark and Norway have since advised nationals to only hike if they have guides.

World Media Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lung surgery is her 3rd cancer treatment since 1999
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The court next meets on January 7. "It's relatively early stage, and you know that because they proceeded with the lobectomy", he said . "It's a very good sign", he said. In the past week, Ginsburg spoke at a naturalization ceremony at the National Archives , attended the Washington screening of " On the Basis of Sex ", meeting some of the cast, and was spotted sipping champagne at the French ambassador's holiday party last Thursday.

World Media Arrest Made For Murder of Former Warden Woman in Colorado
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Patrick Frazee , fiancé of missing mom Kelsey Berreth , now faces first-degree murder charges. Neighbors in Woodland Park told CBS4's partner KKTV in Colorado Springs that the search felt different on Thursday. Location data later suggested that by November 25 the phone was in Idaho, 800 miles from Berreth's home. On Thursday evening, investigators from the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, the Woodland Park Police Department and the FBI returned to Berreth's home once again to look ...

World Media Korea: We Denuclearize When US Removes Its Threat
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But in the statement released on Thursday, North Korea said: "The United States must now recognise the accurate meaning of the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula , and especially, must study geography". The ban affected a dozen USA nonprofit groups that work regularly in North Korea , although some aid workers have been able to get "special validation" to travel to the North, in the form of one-time-only passports issued by the State Department.

World Media 'Can't hide my disgust': former Trump adviser's sentencing delayed by judge
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Several former Trump aides have pleaded guilty in Mueller's probe, but Flynn was the first former Trump White House official to do so. Yesterday, Trump wished Flynn good luck , tweeting: "Will be interesting to see what he has to say, despite tremendous pressure being put on him, about Russian collusion in our great and, obviously, highly successful political campaign".

World Media Have done more damage to ISIS than all recent presidents: Donald Trump
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The Taliban insurgency has strengthened its grip over the past three years, with the government in Kabul controlling just 56 percent of Afghanistan, down from 72 percent in 2015, a US government report showed. Graham would not entertain suggestions that Trump was motivated by Russian Federation or Turkey , who have some interest in seeing the USA military withdraw from the region - "I'm not going there", he said - but instead suggested that Trump was simply expressing a ...

World Media Trump supporters' anger at his 'retreat' on border wall
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As several federal agencies ceased operations, President Trump on Friday night continued to push for a wall on the border - and blamed Democrats for the standstill . The Senate eventually voted to begin debate, but agreed to wait for a bipartisan agreement before moving any further. President Trump was quick to voice his displeasure, saying on Twitter on Thursday that he would not sign any bill that does not include the wall .

World Media Kelsey Berreth’s 1-year-old daughter taken into protective custody
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Couch said he could not immediately provide any information about charges. Kelsey Berreth , 29, was last seen in a grocery store near her home in Woodland Park , about 15 miles (24 kilometers) from Florissant. A police investigation was opened December 2 after Berreth's mother asked for a welfare check. Ms Berreth's employer, Doss Aviation, received a text message from her cellphone that day saying she planned to take the following week off.

World Media Trump vows 'very long' government shutdown over border wall
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Trump this morning threatened a shutdown on Twitter if the Democrats don't agree to his demands. Trump has tweeted that a government closure could drag on "for a very long time" and he's trying to blame congressional Democrats if no deal is reached on his demand for $5 billion for a border wall with Mexico .

World Media Journalists Killed in 2018 Doubled Since Last Year
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While the United States did not make most lists, the country for the first time ranked among the top five deadliest countries, with six journalists killed in 2018, tying it with India. The shooting was the deadliest single attack on the media in recent US history. Double suicide bombers killed nine journalists on April 30. Another reporter, Mario Leonel Gómez Sánchez, was killed by gunmen on a motorcycle "the day after members of the Federal Mechanism for the Protection of Human Rights ...

World Media Acting US A-G disregards advice on Russia probe recusal
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Whitaker decided not to take the advice. Critics also note how he often Whitaker has publicly criticized the probe he's now overseeing. William Barr , President Donald Trump's choice to replace Jeff Sessions as attorney general, reportedly sent an "unsolicited memo" to the Justice Department earlier this year, in which he criticized special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation into allegations of collusion between Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and Russian Federation.

World Media Mexico agrees to hold asylum seekers
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Nielsen is scheduled to testify before the House Judiciary Committee later Thursday. The United State and Mexican authorities have reportedly reached a bilateral agreement this week; allowing members of the "migrant caravan" to remain in northern Mexico as the USA processes thousands of asylum claims.

World Media Michelle Obama Dishes On Her Final Night at the White House
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The former First Lady dropped by The Tonight Show on Tuesday to discuss her bestselling memoir, Becoming . President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump are greeted by President Barack Obama and his wife first lady Michelle Obama , upon arriving at the White House on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC.

World Media Profit prisons strongly approve of bipartisan criminal justice reform bill
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She said on social media Tuesday that, "Reforming our nation's troubled criminal justice system is a matter that deserves the Senate's full attention and should not be rushed through at the end of the year". Donald Trump said to laughter and applause when he announced his support of the First Step Act last month. The bill would also allow many prisoners the opportunity to shave time off their sentences by earning more credits for a clean disciplinary record.

World Media Defense Secretary Jim Mattis quits, says views aren't
Author: 0 Defense Secretary Jim Mattis quits, says views aren't "aligned" with Trump's

Mattis said in his resignation letter that he was stepping down so Trump could have a defense chief whose views align more closely with his own. In a frank resignation letter to the president that was published on Thursday, Mattis signalled what his departure will likely mean - a White House even less concerned about supporting alliances such as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and working with partners like the UK.

World Media Trump says will not sign any legislation without
Author: 0 Trump says will not sign any legislation without "perfect border security"

Prior to the last budget impasse, President Trump offered congressional Democrats a surprisingly generous deal, offering to accept legal status for almost a million DACA recipients in exchange for funding of the border wall. Earlier Thursday, he told congressional Republicans he wouldn't support a short-term spending measure passed by the Senate the night before. Thom Tillis allows the Department of Homeland Security to raise the 66,000 cap on visas for temporary, seasonal foreign workers ...

World Media President Trump signs order to create US Space Command
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That more ambitious plan calls for creating a sixth branch of the US military - an act that would require approval from Congress. Despite the launch's delay, Pence made remarks about the new command. "That is military advice that is worth listening to". But there has been no final decision on a location for the new command. "We are shifting to a war fighting culture at the explicit recognition that it is a war fighting domain", Wilson added.

World Media United Kingdom and U.S. accuse China of extensive and 'unrelenting' global hacking campaign
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In addition, the defendants are alleged to have "comprised more than 40 computers in order to steal confidential data from the U.S. Navy, "including the personally identifiable information of more than 100,000 Navy personnel". And, according to reports, U.S. officials believe Chinese government-linked hackers were behind the theft of data on some 500 million guests of hotel giant Marriott, first reported on November 30.

World Media US Special Envoy to visit Seoul on denuclearization progress
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects what the North Korean government calls a Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile. North Korea has increasingly protested the sanctions, warning that they could return US-North Korea relations to the tense "exchanges of fire" past year and "block the path to denuclearization on the Korean peninsula forever".

World Media Jeremy Corbyn appears to call Theresa May 'stupid woman'
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn appears to call Theresa May 'stupid woman'

She knows that perfectly well, which is why it's cynical. They reported that May was berating Juncker for apparently having called her Brexit plans "nebulous". The Daily Telegraph says the Labour leader was accused of sexism as a Commons session descended into farce, with Parliament spending more than an hour arguing over whether he had uttered the phrase.