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People University of Alabama student expelled after racist Instagram rants surface
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Nearly immediately, Harley was thrown out of her sorority and, not long after, the school gave her the boot. Efforts to reach Barber for comment have been unsuccessful. "We do not waste water", Barber said. "I love how I act like I love black people because I...hate...", she said in her video on Instagram as well "I'll use it whenever i want", referring to the racial slurs aimed at African-Americans.

People Aus Open defends call not to initiate heat policy
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Gasquet has failed to take a set off Federer in their last 10 matches. Earlier, 19-time Grand Slam champion Federer stormed into the third round of the first major of the season after defeating Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff in straight sets at the Melbourne Park.

People Pakistan face-off at United Nations over terrorism, Kulbhushan Jadhav
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Earlier, the United States told the UN Security Council that the status quo regarding terrorist safe havens in Pakistan is not acceptable and insisted that Islamabad join its efforts to bring a resolution to the conflict. "We can - and must - fight ISIS in Afghanistan, while ensuring the Taliban is forced to the negotiating table". "The continuing resort to military force and escalation of the conflict without an accompanying political and diplomatic strategy.

People North and South Korea
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Her visit would have made her the highest-profile North Korean to visit South Korea since its International Olympic Committee representative, Chang Ung, came last July. But there are concerns that the North may use the event for propaganda. They are prohibited from wearing the national flag or any other national symbol on their uniform, and the Olympic anthem will be played at any ceremony with their participation.

People Presidential aides debate which version of vulgarity Trump uttered
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David Axelrod, who served as one of Obama's top advisers in the White House , said on Twitter Tuesday: "I knew Dr. Ronny Jackson in the White House". And Jackson has upped Trump's dosage of Crestor, a cholesterol-lowering statin. "We talked about diet and exercise a lot", Jackson said. Trump, who has gained three pounds since his physical in 2016, takes a drug to reduce his cholesterol, and Jackson said he may increase the dosage The doctor added that Trump does not use tobacco or ...

People Q2 Weather: Today is the warm before the storm in Billings
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The low will be around 40 with a south wind of 6 miles per hour. South wind 8 to 11 miles per hour. Both organizations predict a cloudier, slightly cooler Sunday and Monday , with the National Weather Service calling a chance of light rain both nights, and AccuWeather forecasting it only Monday night .

People Olympian abused by team doctor sees USA Gymnastics as 'rotten'
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Nassar is being sentenced on 10 counts of first-degree sexual abuse , to which he pleaded guilty . Nassar was a doctor at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics , which trains Olympians. "You're pathetic to think that anyone would have any sympathy for you", she said. She added that USAG and the US Olympic Committee were not present for Nassar's sentencing.

People Wawrinka, Muguruza out in 2nd round, heat soars in Australia
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Kerber made her major breakthrough two years ago in Australia, where she beat Serena Williams in the final, and went on to reach the Wimbledon final and win the U.S. "I thought, it is going to be a big challenge for both of us". After Djokovic levelled the match it looked as though Monfils might throw in the towel during a one-sided third set but the 31-year-old offered some late resistance in the fourth.

Author: 0 White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

The topic of Trump's mental stability returned to headlines after publication of the book " Fire and Fury ", in which author Michael Wolff reported that Trump's inner circle had concerns about his mental stability. He also has a total cholesterol of 223, which is higher than recommended, and is taking medication to address that, Jackson said. Trump responded by claiming to be a "very stable genius".

People North and South Korea to field joint ice hockey team
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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has decided on a pool of clean athletes who are eligible to be invited by the global body to take part in the Winter Olympic Games PyeongChang 2018. Furthermore, Trump's willingness to consider a military option widened a crack between Washington and Seoul , with South Korea's new liberal President Moon Jae-in repeatedly vowing to prevent another war on the Korean Peninsula.

People We have a racist in the White House
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Graham said he set up a White House meeting. "I love that they took responsibility, they took total responsibility, but we're going to get involved", he said . "We're ready, willing and able to make a deal on DACA, but I don't think the Democrats want to make a deal ..." At the Judiciary Committee hearing, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen repeated that she didn't hear the word " shithole " being used, but remembers an "impassioned" conversation with " tough language".

People Tom Cotton, David Perdue, and the Trap of Lying for Donald Trump
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Their response to the widespread reports of Trump's language , however, generated a bit of controversy itself. Cotton fired back at Durbin on Sunday, calling Durbin's account of the meeting "incorrect". Graham, at the hearing , spoke about his and Durbin's side of the meeting, saying that last Thursday morning around 10 a.m., Durbin, his longtime negotiating partner in immigration reform, called him to say he had the best phone conversation with the President he'd ever had and was ...

People Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to run for re-election in 2018
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Sisi explained that Egypt's educational accommodates 22 million people, and that if the country was to spend LE 10,000 on each student every year, "then we will need LE 220 billion", Sisi said, before saying those funds "don't exist". Sisi is widely expected to win in the first round, which is to be held March 26-28. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Wednesday that establishing a Palestinian state through the two-state solution is the only way to achieve stability, peace, ...

People Women will march again with aim to become a political force
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Afterward, a wave of women chose to run for elected office and the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct became a cultural phenomenon. Is the Women's March more inclusive this year? Compared to last year, twice as many people have committed to attend this year's march on social media, Lynch said.

People Supreme Court assigns Judge BH Loya case as per roster
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The bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra had recused itself from hearing the matter on 17 January after the bench directed that all the documents furnished by Maharashtra government to the court pertaining to the death of judge Loya be shared with the petitioners seeking independent probe.

People GOP still struggling with Trump's remarks on Africa
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She said "others in the room were also using tough language". Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., angrily criticized Nielsen's comments, telling her during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing: "Your silence and your amnesia is complicity". The furor showed little sign of abating Monday, placing America s troubled history of racism on center stage - and not for the first time in Trump s year-old presidency - on a national holiday honoring King.

People Rohingya Refugees Demand Safeguards to Return to Myanmar
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Bangladesh said it proposed sending back 15,000 Rohingyas every week, but Myanmar agreed to take back 300 Rohingyas a day - or 1,500 a a week. In his article titled "Why Bangladesh Cannot Accept All the Rohingya" published on Japan-based The Diplomat on Friday, Joy wrote Bangladesh government's decision to not allow the Rohingya refugees complete freedom of movement outside the camps, and not granting them permanent residency are not "the result of a lack of compassion, rather, these ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

But his ex-wife said: "I don't think Donald is racist at all". "We want them to come in from everywhere", the president said when asked about immigration policy during an Oval Office meeting with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.

People Judge Nap Warns Trump That Interview With Mueller Is 'Recipe for Disaster'
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Hicks is also a witness in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe, The New York Times reported in December. Bannon didn't invoke executive privilege, but Rep. On Wednesday, the AP also confirmed that Bannon will meet with Mueller's investigators for an interview instead of appearing before a grand jury. A spokesman for Mr Mueller has declined to comment.

Author: 0 Mourinho urges his men to be focused

Speaking during his Friday's Press Conference ahead of United's Premier League away clash against Burnley , Mourinho however confirmed that the deal is on. Henrikh Mkhitaryan has started just two of the last 16 games for United and he has no problems with injury or anything, it's just a wait and see if they can get it over the line type of thing.

People Bannon Given More Time to Sort Out with White House
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Ackerman said that he believes Bannon's claims of executive privilege are specious since he is claiming the protection for times before President Donald Trump was sworn in. "If the White House is permitted to maintain that kind of a gag rule on the witness, no congressional investigation would ever be effective", Schiff said.

People Turkish Army Orders 'Highest Level Security' to Troops on Syria Border
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Turkey, which regards the US-backed YPG militia as a faction of the outlawed Kurdish separatist PKK and thus a terrorist group, reacted with fury and vowed to destroy the new unit. Turkey is making the final preparations for an attack on the Kurdish-controlled Syrian province of Afrin, but there are still Russian troops on the ground, pro-government newspaper Habertürk said.

People Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold
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It calls for lowering the blood-alcohol concentration threshold from 0.08 percent to 0.05. Lowering the permitted blood alcohol concentration limit could help address the disturbing number of deadly and non-deadly auto accidents. "I really think that whatever we can do reasonably - and I think this is reasonable", Upper West Side resident Stephan Brumberg said. At what point do drivers who consume alcohol become impaired? Forty-percent of those killed are not the drunken driver.

People Trump physical sparks 'girther' movement questioning President's height and weight
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He also said Trump took Crestor, a cholesterol lowering statin; a low dose of aspirin to prevent heart attacks; antibiotics to treat skin rosacea; and Propecia for baldness. Ahead of the exam, the White House said that tests for mental acuity would not be included . '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 Trump signs FISA law amid speculation over intelligence memo
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Congress that extends Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Trump's tweets about the bill raised questions about whether he understood what was being voted on. 19, 2018, in Washington . "This vote is about foreign surveillance of foreign bad guys on foreign land", he tweeted. An hour later, after House Speaker Paul Ryan privately explained the importance of the bill to Trump, the president attempted to clarify his position.

People Huge 6.5 magnitude natural disaster hits Gulf of California
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Coasts along the gulf back onto deserts and are dotted with small towns and fishing villages. Yolanda Vallejo, owner of Rivera del Mar RV Park in Loreto, said the quake didn't even give her a start. The natural disaster struck 69 kilometers north-east of the seaside town of Loreto, known for its colonial-era architecture. Miguel Diaz, who works at a hotel in the city of Los Mochis, Sinaloa state, about 100 miles (166 km) south of Huatabampo, said he felt light tremors and saw lamps sway.

People Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake on fire again
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The polluted lake also got the attention of national and global media after it had caught fire on February 16, 2017. Friday's blaze was the first time it caught fire in 2018. A statement said the fire had reached up to the perimeter of the army camp. "Now, we will take up this cause with the civic authorities", he said. The lake had caught fire yesterday, which was later doused.

People Trump Postpones Weekend Mar-a-Lago Trip Amid Possible Government Shutdown
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The U.S. government is in danger of shutting down but none of that apparently matters to Donald Trump, who is determined to make as much cash as possible during his tenure as the president of the United States. On Friday morning, Trump continued to lay the groundwork to blame a potential government shutdown on Democrats, as a shutdown looks more and more likely.

People Trump aces mental aptitude test designed by Canadian immigrant
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But Durbin, the only Democrat in the room, stood by the reported quotes word-for-word, and Graham, who had confirmed the reported words to South Carolina GOP Sen. Trump, I can state unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". "I did not hear that word used, no sir", Nielsen testified at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing , when asked if Trump used that word or similar language to disparage African countries in the meeting with Trump and lawmakers on ...

People Three NE states to vote next month
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The nominations can be filed till January 31. The terms of the assemblies in Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura end on 6, 13 and 14 March, respectively. The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) has on Friday. brought in the religion card in the ongoing state assembly elections campaign by ridiculing the probable alliance between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) as a "direct insult" to the Christian communities.

People North Korea and Double Standards: Vancouver Conference a Missed Opportunity
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The recent round of talks between South and North Korea are unlikely to break the stalemate on denuclearization, South Korean experts told UPI on Wednesday. The North also rebuked the South for attempting to address its illegal nuclear weapons program. In addition to this sporting union, it is worth mentioning that in the upcoming Winter Olympic Games there will be a female bob team from Jamaica participating for the first time.