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Ethiopia reviews family law, bans adoption by foreigners

Ethiopia reviews family law, bans adoption by foreigners

Ethiopian officials have informed the Department of State that as of November 8, 2017 , the ONLY adoption cases that the government of Ethiopia will allow to proceed to completion under Ethiopia's cu...

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Martin Explains The Process Of Landing Brian Bowen

Martin Explains The Process Of Landing Brian Bowen

Now, a possible fresh start. That's a big reason why, Martin said, Bowen and his family settled on SC for the 6-foot-7, highly regarded forward's next basketball chapter. Over the coming months we w...

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Angelique Kerber reaches Sydney semis, Camila Giorgi ousts Agnieszka Radwanska

Angelique Kerber reaches Sydney semis, Camila Giorgi ousts Agnieszka Radwanska

Former world number one Angelique Kerber maintained her flawless record in 2018 as she saw off Camila Giorgi in straight sets to reach the Sydney International final. "For us, it's ideal". In men'...

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Rep. McSally Officially Jumps Into Arizona Senate Race

Rep. McSally Officially Jumps Into Arizona Senate Race

McSally enters a crowded Republican midterm primary, to be held in August, that includes the self-described "America's toughest sheriff" Joe Arpaio , who was pardoned by Trump after he was convicte...

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Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting Bitcoin Payments Due To Congestion

Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting Bitcoin Payments Due To Congestion

This same situation seems to have a negative impact on the price of Bitcoin . The digital currency was founded in 2009 by an unknown person or persons. To that end, the dollar has done well - but it ...

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AU demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' comment

According to the statement, "the African Union strongly believes there is a huge misunderstanding of the African continent and its people by the current administration" and that "there is a serious ne...

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Judges Strike Down North Carolina Congressional Map Over Gerrymandering

Judges Strike Down North Carolina Congressional Map Over Gerrymandering

Basically, their ruling says congressional districts as drawn violated the U.S. Constitution's equal-protection clause because they were created to favor Republicans over Democrats. It throws a new wr...

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Pence to lead United States delegation to Olympics

Pence to lead United States delegation to Olympics

The comments came one day after the first formal inter-Korean talks in more than two years. Cross-country skiers and speed skaters are understood to be among those who could benefit. Slalom racer Naok...

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Switzerland just made it illegal to boil live lobsters

Switzerland just made it illegal to boil live lobsters

The U.S. sold about $368,000 worth of live lobster - most of it from ME - to Switzerland in 2016, according to trade analyst company WISERtrade. According to Swiss cabinet officials, animals are sen...

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No unilateral action will be taken on your territory: US assures Pakistan

No unilateral action will be taken on your territory: US assures Pakistan

The statement importantly contained an admission by Gen Votel that Pakistan had already taken action against some of the groups that were of concern to the United States and it was satisfied with th...

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Billie Jean King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena

Billie Jean King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena

King, a pioneer for equality and diversity in tennis, said she had initially been a proponent of having Melbourne's Margaret Court Arena named in recognition of the 24-time Grand Slam singles winner...

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Mueller hasn't asked for interview with Pence in Russian Federation probe

Mueller hasn't asked for interview with Pence in Russian Federation probe

Trump ended it past year. "The witch hunt continues", Trump claimed. Trump also assailed California Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein , calling her "sneaky" because on Tuesday she released a tr...

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Zuma booed by ANC members at #ANC106 rally

Zuma booed by ANC members at #ANC106 rally

The booing continued as Zuma and Kenyatta made their way to the stage, where some of the party's National Executive Committee members were also seated. Jubilee party leaders Vice-Chairman David Murath...

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Cherry Point Marines continue work in hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico

Cherry Point Marines continue work in hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico

Startsman said even though they've seen an influx of patients due to flu season and other viruses going around, they have not run out of the saline solution just yet. Only a few other companies make t...

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South and North Korea discuss joint women's ice hockey team for Olympics

South and North Korea discuss joint women's ice hockey team for Olympics

They also discussed having athletes from both countries march together at the opening ceremony for the Pyeongchang Games , which begin on 9 February. Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence will le...

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Trump's Words Rip Open The Debate Over Whether He's Racist

On The Late Show , Stephen Colbert also commented on the president's remarks, with the vulgarity bleeped out: " Trump reportedly said , 'Why are we having all these people from. Botswana also s...

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Johnnie Dixon staying at Ohio State for redshirt senior season

Johnnie Dixon staying at Ohio State for redshirt senior season

Ohio State had 10 players catch at least 10 passes during the 2017, and the Buckeyes are on track to return nine of them. The game will air on ESPN2 at 7 p.m. ON THE WOMEN'S SIDE: No. 11 Maryland (...

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Helicopter carrying 7 goes missing off Mumbai coast, search underway

Helicopter carrying 7 goes missing off Mumbai coast, search underway

According to reports, the chopper (VT PWA ), with 2 pilots and 5 passengers workers hasn't landed at the designated oil rig and there is no information about its whereabouts. Four aircraft has also b...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Position Lowered by Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC

Alkeon Capital Management Llc increased Activision Blizzard Inc ( ATVI ) stake by 0.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. It increased, as 37 investors sold Activision Bl...

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'Dreamers' get reprieve as judge blocks Trump's DACA plan

'Dreamers' get reprieve as judge blocks Trump's DACA plan

The Trump administration has vowed to challenge the federal judge's ruling . President Donald Trump was once again undermined in court by his own tweets . "There are a lot of us on the border ...

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Trump acknowledges 'tough' language but appears to deny 'shithole' remark

I thought about my own family. He doesn't deny that Trump possibly used the word "shithole" to describe Haiti and Africa, but he believes it's been taken out of context. Durbin said in his state...

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PM Modi congratulates ISRO over launch of 100th satellite

PM Modi congratulates ISRO over launch of 100th satellite

With the successful launch, including 28 satellites from foreign countries, by the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle ( PSLV ), ISRO has put behind a rare failure it encountered four months ago. The 31 ...

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Saudi women fill stadium to watch first live men's football game

Saudi women fill stadium to watch first live men's football game

Local media said women would also have their own designated smoking areas. "Some thought it wouldn't be very safe or organised", said Ms Swick, who attended the game with her Saudi husband and son, an...

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Chinese authorities blow up Christian church

Chinese authorities blow up Christian church

China's military police has been under the direct control of the central government since the head of the public security bureau, which previously commanded it, was arrested past year. ChinaAid , a T...

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Pakistan suspends military and intel cooperation with US

Pakistan suspends military and intel cooperation with US

The briefing comes days after the United States suspended security aid to Pakistan and US President Donald Trump said the country had given the US "nothing but lies and deceit" . The Pakistani re...

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