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People Cops on standby as EFF goes on H&M rampage
Author: 0 Cops on standby as EFF goes on H&M rampage

The retailer withdrew both the product and the image after it sparked outrage and allegations of racism on social media. Protesters angered by a " racist " H&M advertisement ransacked several of the Swedish fashion group's South African stores on Saturday.

Author: 0 Missile alert sent to Hawaii residents by mistake, officials say

The alert was also broadcast on television in Hawaii . Social media erupted as a flurry of people shared the shocking communication. The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency says it's not clear what caused the alert to go out . "Still shaking", tweeted journalist Ryan Ozawa. In recent months, however, Hawaii has started testing its nuclear readiness - even deploying an alarm system last month that had not been used in decades .

People Carrie Underwood Teams With Ludacris for 'The Champion'
Author: 0 Carrie Underwood Teams With Ludacris for 'The Champion'

The Jim Jonsin-produced record, which was released alongside a lyric video today (Jan. 12), has been confirmed to be the opening track for Super Bowl LII . They say they wrote the song with sports in mind, but also to help people overcome anything in their lives. Country star Carrie Underwood teamed up with Ludacris to co-write a new song, " The Champion ", which will open the Super Bowl on February 4 airing on NBC.

People Zainab murder: New CCTV footage surfaces
Author: 0 Zainab murder: New CCTV footage surfaces

The girl was on her way to a Quran recital when a man approached her, grabbed her by the hand and led her away. Zainab's father, Ameen Ansari, told the BBC that he did not agree with the violence of protesters, but understood the anger at police."If the police had done their jobs properly then they would have found her as soon as they got hold of the CCTV", he said.

Author: 0 Local Haitian author responds to Trump's alleged comments on immigrants

And by the way, the senator added, he himself was a descendant of immigrants who came to the United States from "shithole countries with no skills". The document stressed that Cuba joins the strong rejection that these statements have arouse around the world, and expresses its most heartfelt solidarity with all the offended countries.

People West clash as Czechs vote for new president
Author: 0 West clash as Czechs vote for new president

Before the second round of the previous presidential election in 2013, Babis told daily Hospodarske noviny (HN) he would vote for Zeman's rival Karel Schwarzenberg because Zeman continued with the capitalist mafia and corruption style of former president Vaclav Klaus.

People Here's what Trump is demanding to change about the Iran nuclear deal
Author: 0 Here's what Trump is demanding to change about the Iran nuclear deal

Under the deal, the U.S. president must sign a waiver suspending the USA sanctions on Iran every 120 days. Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammed Javad Zarif , tweeted Friday that the United States "must bring itself into full compliance - just like Iran", in reference to the 2015 nuclear deal agreed between Iran and world powers, including Russian Federation.

People Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally Announces Senate Race
Author: 0 Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally Announces Senate Race

Ms. McSally is the third candidate to jump into the Republican primary to replace Sen. Both candidates join former state Senator Kelli Ward , who has been in the race since October. The district went for Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential race by 5 points, but Ms. McSally easily won her re-election by 14 points that same year.

People As Bitcoin gets pricey, investors turn to other cryptocurrencies in Telangana
Author: 0 As Bitcoin gets pricey, investors turn to other cryptocurrencies in Telangana

To be clear, the incident was by no means a pump and dump scheme lanced by the software company. The digital currency was founded in 2009 by an unknown person or persons. The Seattle-based firm added the option for payments in Bitcoin around three years ago, in December 2014. The popularity of bitcoin has also led to the launch of its futures contract on two of the largest United States exchanges-the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME)-in ...

Author: 0 Trump calls U.S. court system 'broken, unfair'

He adds: "I want a merit based system of immigration and people who will help take our country to the next level". ROSE: Here's conservative commentator Ann Coulter speaking with Fox Business host Lou Dobbs after yesterday's meeting with Congressional leaders.

People Pakistan apprises U.S. to address concerns to move forward: FO
Author: 0 Pakistan apprises U.S. to address concerns to move forward: FO

The statement led to heightened tensions between Pakistan and the US. On Friday, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa told US Central Command Chief General Joseph Votel during a telephone call that Pakistan "felt betrayed" by criticism that it was not doing enough to fight terrorism.

People Suspect in custody after possible hostage situation on Greyhound bus
Author: 0 Suspect in custody after possible hostage situation on Greyhound bus

The chase crossed the state border into Illinois, and ABC affiliate WISN reported that officials put spike strips on the ground to stop the bus in Wadsworth, Illinois. The suspect is in custody, ISP said. Authorities said no injuries were reported . Traffic was closed in both directiions on the interstate while police continue to investigate, the Daily Herald reported .

Author: 0 Justice BH Loya's death is a serious matter, observes Supreme Court

At the time of his death, Loya was presiding over the CBI court hearing the alleged Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. Bhartiya Janata Party President Amit Shah was also an accused in the fake encounter case he was hearing. The second litigation was filed by Congress leader Tehseen Poonawalla, who in his plea contended that the circumstances revolving around the death of the judge were "questionable, mysterious and contradicting".

People Billie Jean King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena in Australia
Author: 0 Billie Jean King backs calls to rename Margaret Court Arena in Australia

We're all God's children so I probably don't think it's appropriate to have her name. It did not take long for King to be asked if she believed that the name of Court - the 75-year-old Australian who won a total of 64 grand slam titles, including a record 24 in singles - should still adorn the title of the second...

People UK, LFUCG hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration
Author: 0 UK, LFUCG hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration

After Mr. Trump signed the proclamation in a White House ceremony, a journalist, April Ryan of American Urban Radio , called out at least twice, "Mr. Dick Durbin, Illinois Democrat who attended the meeting. He also rejected the idea of restoring protections for immigrants from those countries, suggesting the those from nations like Norway would be more welcome in the U.S.

Author: 0 The United Nations human rights office deems Trump's immigration comments 'racist'

The White House has also led a almost yearlong campaign to reduce the number of refugees allowed into the United States, as part of broader immigration restriction efforts. Those who work at and visit the restaurant say they love their country, and they love America, but they are concerned about the rhetoric coming out of Washington, D.C.

People Girl with cancer sues her elementary school for banning her medical marijuana
Author: 0 Girl with cancer sues her elementary school for banning her medical marijuana

The case was expected to be discussed in Chicago's federal court at 11 a.m. Friday. Her parents say she can't go to the school without it. The attorney for Ashley's school district says this decision could help other students. In Colorado, where voters authorized medical marijuana in 2000, lawmakers let schools allow the drug for medical use, but no schools did so initially.

People Top Democrat seeks to interview Ivanka Trump in Russia probe
Author: 0 Top Democrat seeks to interview Ivanka Trump in Russia probe

In a sweeping interview with the Wall Street Journal , Trump explained that him calling the North Korean leader a "maniac", a "bad dude", "short and fat" and "rocket man" is part of a broader strategy to win over his enemies. The question is whether he was acting at the direction of Trump and whether he made Kislyak any assurances about how the Trump administration would handle sanctions.

People Medical centers deal with shortage of IV bags
Author: 0 Medical centers deal with shortage of IV bags

The hurricane struck Puerto Rico head-on, devastating as much as 80 percent of the island's farm production. "I see it as a crisis", says Pasko. Baxter International Factories produces the saline bags and nutrient solutions, and also supplied IV bags to Conway Medical Center.

People International Olympic Committee to decide on N.Korea in 2018 Winter Games
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee to decide on N.Korea in 2018 Winter Games

The ministry said the hermit state is apparently keen to discuss logistics of the performers' trip to the South before planning its athletes and supporters' attendance at the Games. In 1991, they joined forces at the World Table Tennis championships and the football under-20 World Cup. It isn't clear which North Korean athletes will take advantage of wildcard entries reportedly under consideration by the IOC.

People North Carolina GOP lawmakers seek congressional ruling delay
Author: 0 North Carolina GOP lawmakers seek congressional ruling delay

The federal judges have given state lawmakers until January 29 to fix the issue and show them a new map. North Carolina Democratic Party Chairman Wayne Goodwin called the ruling a "major victory for North Carolina and people across the state whose voices were silenced by Republicans' unconstitutional attempts to rig the system to their partisan advantage".

People Uhuru expected to address ANC delegation
Author: 0 Uhuru expected to address ANC delegation

Kenyatta said they seek to increase connectivity between South Africans and Kenyans, and that there was an understanding that the future of Africans are "tied at the hip". Uhuru also met ANC and Jubilee Party officials including vice chairman David Murathe, Secretary General Raphael Tuju, ANC Deputy president David Mabuza and his team.

Author: 0 Trump derails US senators' hopes for bipartisan immigration deal

In a touch of irony lost on no one, the president commemorated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Time is running out for President Trump and Congress to negotiate a deal to protect young, undocumented immigrants from getting deported and to fund the government, but on Friday, the back and forth over whether the president actually called African nations and Haiti "shithole countries" complicated the talks and further damaged Trump's standing on Capitol Hill.

People Rory McIlroy has heart damage from viral infection
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy has heart damage from viral infection

McIlroy, 28, was plagued by rib and back issues in 2017, which led him to shut down his season after the BMW Championship in September. It's been three years since McIlroy's double major-winning season in 2014, when he claimed both the British Open and the PGA Championship, and he is confident he can return to his winning ways.

People Helicopter goes missing off Mumbai coast, 3 bodies recovered
Author: 0 Helicopter goes missing off Mumbai coast, 3 bodies recovered

Large scale Indian Coast Guard sear and rescue operation underway. The Coast Guard and the Navy has been alerted and a search operation has been launched to locate the chopper - a VTPWA Dauphin AS 365 N3 - and its passengers. "The pilots, as per the procedure, had changed over their radio contact from Juhu air traffic control to the one manned on the oil rig around 10.25 am", said a source.

People Boat with around 40 children capsizes, massive rescue operation launched
Author: 0 Boat with around 40 children capsizes, massive rescue operation launched

Coast Guard has diverted ships which were at sea and ships are also sailing from Mumbai . 32 school children have been rescued by Coast Guard, while the search for the remaining ones is still underway. Search and rescue operations have been launched with Navy and Coast Guard teams being sent to the area. Further details were awaited, he said. Two local fishermen boats were the first to reach out to the capsized boats.

People Judge rules against Trump administration on rescinding DACA
Author: 0 Judge rules against Trump administration on rescinding DACA

The mainstream media will never fairly or fully explain the Republicans' position on their own, but if President Trump starts talking and tweeting about it, they'll have to. We need the wall for stopping the drugs from pouring in. Republicans should say no to ultra-conservatives who want all illegal immigrants removed. White House spokesperson Raj Shah did not deny the "shithole" remark on Thursday evening, but instead said in a statement that Trump "is fighting for permanent solutions ...

Author: 0 Maxine Waters Calls to Impeach Trump Over Immigration Remarks

Durbin said on Friday. "Do we need more Haitians?'" Durbin said. Made up by Dems. The president implied Friday morning on Twitter that maybe he should start recording meetings because there is no trust. Day, which is Monday. They should, in fact, seek to counsel the president about what has made America extraordinarily great - our immigration, our open borders.

People Freezing rain, snow and ice today
Author: 0 Freezing rain, snow and ice today

The NWS has issued a for most of north-central and northern IN from 1 a.m.to 10 p.m. Friday , citing potential snow and sleet accumulations of 1 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of 1/10 to 2/10 of an inch. Winter Storm Hunter will soon be slamming most of the country with snow, sleet , and ice. Winter Storm Hunter is now bringing wind-driven snow to the Plains.

People Watch For Fog And Flooding Friday, Freezing Rain Saturday
Author: 0 Watch For Fog And Flooding Friday, Freezing Rain Saturday

In much of northern and western Pennsylvania, upstate NY and northern New England, the rain will change to snow on Friday or Friday night, adding to the wintry mess. The pieces of ice can get stuck and pile up near bridges and river bends. "Will the river come over the banks?" Anderson said her daughter, who lives a little further north of East Brady, had water in her basement until the ice jam gave way.

People Queen Elizabeth and how her crown could break her neck
Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth and how her crown could break her neck

Chatting with BBC royal commentator Alastair Bruce, she explained: " You can't look down to read the speech, you have to take the speech up". In a very rare, personal account for a BBC documentary to be aired on Sunday, she speaks candidly about the occasion and some of the Crown Jewels which play a symbolic role in the ceremony.