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People Australian Open: Novak Djokovic makes impressive comeback
Author: 0 Australian Open: Novak Djokovic makes impressive comeback

The 11th-seeded Anderson twice led by a set but couldn't fend off Edmund , who got the decisive break in the seventh game of the fifth set and served out at love for a 6-7 (4), 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 win. Sloane Stephens, Venus Williams and CoCo Vandeweghe were all eliminated on Monday. Australia's Ashleigh Barty, meanwhile, needed two hours and two minutes to beat Italy's Camila Giorgi 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 heading to the third round.

People Baby dies after auto hits Copacabana Beach crowd
Author: 0 Baby dies after auto hits Copacabana Beach crowd

Early reports indicate that the auto was driving down a sidewalk in Rio's Copacabana Beach and running down pedestrians. Witnesses describe seeing injured people lying on the pavement, 12 of the victims have been taken to hospital. Some have said he suffered from an epileptic fit. Local journalists reported that he is undergoing blood alcohol tests. According to RT, authorities reportedly found anti-epilepsy medication inside the auto.

People Agni-V success poses another threat to China
Author: 0 Agni-V success poses another threat to China

Once that happens, India will gate-crash into the super-exclusive club of countries with ICBMs (missiles with a range of over 5,000-5,500km) like the US, Russia, China, France and the UK. This was the fifth test of the Missile and the third consecutive one from a canister on a road mobile launcher. The first two successful flights of Agni-V in 2012 and 2013 were in open configuration.

Author: 0 Durbin Challenges Denial Of Trump's 'Sh*thole' Remark; 'I Know What Happened'

Many evangelical leaders who defended him in the past would not comment on Trump's remarks to a group of senators. In a statement on the Monday summons, the South African government referred to Trump's comments as "disturbing" and said that while Trump has tweeted a denial, it "was not categorical".

People Cory Booker blasts Republicans for amnesia over Trump's 'shithole' remark
Author: 0 Cory Booker blasts Republicans for amnesia over Trump's 'shithole' remark

Senator Cory Booker forcefully challenges Homeland Security secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen , at Tuesday's Judiciary committee meeting. Sen. Cory Booker , a New Jersey Democrat eyeing a presidential run against Mr. "I know he's auditioning for 2020 - I understand that". "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting", Trump tweeted Monday, using a nickname to needle the IL senator.

People SCOTUS Is Letting NC Keep Its Controversial Congressional Map
Author: 0 SCOTUS Is Letting NC Keep Its Controversial Congressional Map

Lamone , a challenge - likely to be argued in March - by Maryland Republicans to a federal congressional district in that state. The Supreme Court on Thursday halted a controversial lower court ruling that had found North Carolina's congressional districts were illegally drawn, and had threatened to upend November's elections.

People North Korean media scoffs at Trump's 'nuclear button' tweet
Author: 0 North Korean media scoffs at Trump's 'nuclear button' tweet

A war with North Korea is avoidable, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said today, urging direct talks between key powers on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear program. campaign to cut North Korea's access to the rest of the world was gathering steam. This comes after reports the White House was contemplating a "bloody nose" strike against North Korea, which would essentially entail a limited military action to scare the reclusive nation into submission without leading to full-scale war.

People Cuomo Admin Unveils Menu of Options for Tax Overhaul
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The Business Council's Heather Briccetti says wealthy hedge fund managers already pay a significant portion of the total taxes collected in the state, and could cause them to leave the state. The good news is businesses will be able to deduct the difference from their federal taxes. "Whether it is new taxes on internet marketplaces or a new excise tax on certain consumer products, I remain adamantly opposed to any new taxes, fees, or surcharges", she said.

People Tom Brady practices with glove on throwing hand
Author: 0 Tom Brady practices with glove on throwing hand

Ramsey's comments surely will find their way north. As for the fans...well...as Bart Scott once eloquently said , they 'can't wait!' Whether it's in a goal-line situation like last week [against the Steelers], or you stop them on third down and you're going insane, you've got to realize that they'll line it up and go for it.

People Somehow, Donald Trump is the same size as many professional athletes
Author: 0 Somehow, Donald Trump is the same size as many professional athletes

President Donald Trump's doctor says he's confident that Trump has a "very strong and a very probable possibility" of completing his presidency "with no medical issues". "█ SA summons USA envoy to explain comment South Africa summoned the United States" senior diplomat in the capital Pretoria on Monday over President Donald Trump's recent disparaging comments about African nations and Haiti.

People UAE lodges complaint with United Nations over Qatar war planes
Author: 0 UAE lodges complaint with United Nations over Qatar war planes

In a memorandum filed to the UN Security Council, Kingdom's mission to the United Nations in NY, citing radar recordings, told the Council yesterday that the United Arab Emirates aircraft didn't violate Qatari airspace and was on a committed flight path to Bahrain.

People Authorities Arrest Two Suspects After Times Square Hit-And-Run
Author: 0 Authorities Arrest Two Suspects After Times Square Hit-And-Run

Lopez and Santos are reportedly members of a vehicle club and have pending criminal cases against them, including a charge of unlawfully fleeing a police officer. The officer was thrown to the ground but did not suffer any serious injuries. The Benz kept going - and clipped Wallace as it sped away. The Mercedes kept moving, despite hitting Wallace, and spend west on 42nd Street, smashing several other cars as it rushed off.

People White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health
Author: 0 White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health

Trump also had to remember a list of words as part of a memory test, while a further exam evaluated his speech and language skills by getting him to describe what specific pairs of words had in common. " Most of us could lose a couple of pounds", he said, before scanning the Reuters reporters in the room and pronouncing them in "pretty good shape".

People 5 dead, 1 injured in helicopter crash
Author: 0 5 dead, 1 injured in helicopter crash

Lt. Elizabeth Armijo of the New Mexico State Police says six people were aboard the helicopter Wednesday evening when it went down in a mountainous area but that no additional information was immediately available about the victims or circumstances of the crash.

Author: 0 White House doctor reveals Trump health test results

He said that Trump does not always follow doctor's orders, but that White House physicians have ways to exert leverage: "He's just like every other president I've treated". Dick Durbin, D-Ill. $20 billion for a wall? That conspiracy theory became known as the birther movement and was repeatedly debunked. US President is in "excellent" health and mentally fit for presidency, according to the presidential physician.

People Could you pass the mental test Trump took?
Author: 0 Could you pass the mental test Trump took?

A score of 22 or under is a cause for concern, but the president got a ideal 30 out of 30. The two final questions are an abstraction test, where candidates have to decipher a link between two words, and "orientation", where the candidate has to state the day of the week, as well as the month, date, year and what city they are in.

People Will 2020 contenders put Democrats in a bind on DACA?
Author: 0 Will 2020 contenders put Democrats in a bind on DACA?

Democrats have insisted, however, a long-term spending bill must include a measure covering the "Dreamers," who were protected from deportation under former President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program.

Author: 0 President Trump Got A Normal Score On This 10-Minute Mental Exam

Trump's physician - Navy doctor Ronny Jackson - says the president achieved a flawless score on the test, which was included in last Friday's medical checkup. Sen. Lindsey Graham for months touted his close relationship with the president, a bond that promised success in crafting deals on the day's toughest issues - such as immigration.

People Phoenix man accused of killing nine people during three-week period
Author: 0 Phoenix man accused of killing nine people during three-week period

A man who was arrested in December for killing his mother and another man is set to be charged with an additional seven murders. A number of details were withheld by police who cited the ongoing investigation. Police plan a news conference Thursday to discuss the case involving 35-year-old Cleophus Cooksey. Investigators found a mobile phone and a bloody man's shirt inside.

People Paul Ryan Claims Trump 'Fully Supports' His Plan To Avoid Government Shutdown
Author: 0 Paul Ryan Claims Trump 'Fully Supports' His Plan To Avoid Government Shutdown

After mocking Trump for campaigning in Pennsylvania for a Republican special election instead of working back in Washington , Smith sarcastically commented, "Of course, with one party in charge of everything, a government shutdown will not happen, right?" "Constituents of mine are hearing today that there is a looming government shutdown-that by Friday midnight, if Congress hasn't passed a spending bill, that it's possible the government could shut down", said Portman.

People Sleeper Snow Storm Should Add Up
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The Electric Cooperatives of SC reported about 2,500 customers without service. Winter Storm Inga brought a mess of snow and ice to the South Tuesday, snarling travel along the Gulf Coast and allowing snow and sleet to accumulate in Florida for the third time this winter.

People FBI Agents Visited Steve Bannon's Home to Discuss Subpoena
Author: 0 FBI Agents Visited Steve Bannon's Home to Discuss Subpoena

It is the first time special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed someone from within the USA leader's inner circle. Steve Bannon reportedly let it slip during a that he'd had conversations with Reince Priebus, Sean Spicer and legal spokesman Mark Corallo about Donald Trump Jr.'s June 2016 meeting with Russians .

Author: 0 Japan, Australia push for defence pact amid tension

Turnbull and his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, toured a military training base outside Tokyo at the start of the Australian leader's one-day visit. Diplomats are putting the finishing touches to the proposed defence pact, which would be the first of its kind for Japan and would make Australia Tokyo's closest military partner after the United States.

People Russian Federation warns against failure of Iran nuke deal
Author: 0 Russian Federation warns against failure of Iran nuke deal

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told a council meeting on non-proliferation that the 2015 deal - known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - was a major diplomatic achievement. To date, 191 nations and five nuclear-weapon states have joined the treaty. Trump said he wanted Congress to pass a bill requiring "timely, sufficient, and immediate inspections" at all sites by inspectors of International Atomic energy Agency (IAEA), and the indefinite extension of limits on Iran's ...

People One in four teens can't read basic text, but can work cellphones
Author: 0 One in four teens can't read basic text, but can work cellphones

The Right to Education (RTE) Act, which came into effect in 2010 and provided free and compulsory education. ASER 2017 also asked youth about their study and professional aspirations. Aspirations: What are their educational and career goals? Though checking the time is a routine daily activity, more than 40 per cent were unable to tell the hour and minutes.

People Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand's prime minister announces she is pregnant
Author: 0 Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand's prime minister announces she is pregnant

In early 2017, in an interview with NZME, Ardern said she wanted children and that could make becoming party leader or Prime Minister hard."I don't think they're mutually exclusive, but I think they're hard". Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto gave birth to her second child in 1989 while she was still prime minister. She says she fully intends to be contactable and available throughout the six week period when needed.

Author: 0 Trump tweets Sen. "Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented" DACA comments

President Donald Trump turned his Twitter torment Monday on the Democrat in the room where immigration talks with lawmakers took a famously coarse turn, saying Sen. Trump addressed the issue briefly Sunday as he arrived for dinner at his Florida golf club. He is the least racist person I ever met in my entire life.

People Hungary police Warrant issued for Ex Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka
Author: 0 Hungary police Warrant issued for Ex Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka

The same can not be said of his former adviser Sebastian Gorka , an ex-Breitbart editor whose theatrical accent, flimsy academic credentials , obsession with Sun Tzu , and questionable ties to an anti-Semitic Hungarian paramilitary group briefly made him the most eccentric member of the Trump White House.

People Federal Injunction Results in Reinstatement of DACA Application
Author: 0 Federal Injunction Results in Reinstatement of DACA Application

The GOP is counting on support from some Democrats, including from among the 10 who are up for election in November in states won by Trump . Trump tweeted Thursday morning, referring to the federal-state Children's Health Insurance Program that serves approximately 9 million American kids.

People We've found a €30 dupe for Duchess Kate's €300 red coat
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The Duchess of Cambridge proved once again what a genuinely kindhearted person she is during a recent public engagement, and people can't stop praising her actions. Here's how to get Kate Middleton's latest look. Middleton, the Patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, wanted to see the work of the Wimbledon Junior Tennis Initiative.