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People Women march in protest against Trump
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While the issues women faced were not new, Ms Taylor said the #MeToo movement ignited an worldwide discussion about the treatment of women. The gathering in Las Vegas marks the launching of an effort to recruit 1 million voters and impact swing states such as Nevada in this year's midterm elections, which could shift control of Congress.

People World Leaders Plan Walkout During Trump's Davos Address
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Business Leadership Africa CEO Bonang Mohale, a Davos attendee, penned an open letterexternal link before the WEF meeting, urging people to turn their backs on Trump when he arrives at WEF. During an earlier meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May , Trump insisted their relationship isn't strained and that the US and United Kingdom.

People Trump's message at Davos: 'Peace and prosperity'
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According to media reports in Switzerland, thousands of anti-capitalist protesters marched across Swiss cities on Tuesday evening to protest against Donald Trump's visit to WEF in Davos on Friday. "And the president believes that". Earlier this week, Trump announced tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels , a move that sparked the ire of South Korea and China .

People Presidents Club to scrap further events and close after 'slimeball' scandal
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UK Prime Minister Theresa May , who is now at Davos, said she was "appalled" by the allegations but backed Zahawi. According to the results of an FN survey of 181 staff working in the Square Mile, which was carried out late a year ago, three quarters of women working in the City said they have been subjected to sexual harassment at work but most did not feel able to report it.

People New Jersey to Join States' Lawsuit Opposing Trump DACA Decision
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Murphy faulted the administration of Republican former Gov. Chris Christie for making it hard for residents to use the state's program, which has 15,000 enrollees. As a result, there are only around 15,000 registered medical cannabis patients in the state, compared to 220,000 in MI, which is roughly the same size but has less MMJ restrictions.

People Earthquakes Hit of Coast of Northern California: USGS
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A magnitude 5.8 natural disaster struck about 50 miles off the coast of Eureka just before 8:40 a.m. today, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was centered about eight miles northeast of Trabuco Canyon, which is west of Hemet and south of Corona.

People Asylum seekers will not be subjected to tests to determine sexuality
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On appeal, the court examined the use of experts to further evaluate the asylum seeker's claim for needing global protection. Hungarian authorities rejected his application after a psychologist's expert report they had commissioned did not confirm his alleged sexual orientation, the court said.

People UN official: Not safe for Rohingya return to Myanmar
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Julhas Alam is an Associated Press writer. "One of my objectives in joining the advisory board was to be helpful and try to sort out real, long-term policy solutions", Mr. "I was also alarmed by the lack of sincerity with which the critical issue of citizenship was discussed". Myanmar officials told a news conference on Tuesday that Bangladesh was not ready to send back the refugees as scheduled because the potential returnees hadn't completed the forms Myanmar provided attesting to their ...

People It's goodbye to yellow brick tours for Elton John
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Yep, that's right, Sir Elton John is bringing his "Farewell Yellow Brick Road" tour to Raleigh. In March 2020, Elton will tour South America before coming back to Europe and the United Kingdom towards the end of 2020. However, Elton was also quick to reassure fans that he's only retiring from touring, not from making music: 'I will hopefully be making more records, writing more music.

People Secondary School Performance Figures For Yorkshire Coast
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At the other end of the scale, five schools were rated as "below average" on Progress 8 , including Priesthorpe School, which has now become an academy known as Co-Operative Academy Priesthorpe. Convertor academies had an average Progress 8 score of 0.10. The average for Nottinghamshire was 0.04 and for state-funded schools in England it was -0.03.

People Guggenheim museum reportedly offered the White House a golden toilet
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The White House reportedly asked the famous art museum if the Trumps could "borrow" Vincent Van Gogh's painting " Landscape with Snow ". The toilet, made available for use by people visiting the museum who may be unaccustomed to the trappings of extreme wealth, satirizes excess in the U.S.

People Padmaavat actress Deepika Padukone shares picture with her 'main man'
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Over 1 million Indians have already watched the film and occupancy levels for shows are very strong across more than 4000 screens - with most running house-full. The film Padmaavat movie was released in Hindi and it was also dubbed in Telugu and Hindi languages. "We have decided not to play the film in four states Rajasthan, Gujarat, MP and Goa - as the local management has told us that the law and order situation is not conducive", Deepak Asher, president of the association said.

People Britain's anti-EU party in chaos over leader's fate
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However, the police and borders expert will not back down. Walker said that it's a "horrific kind of ultimatum" for Bolton to claim the party would end if there was another leadership election and "I think if he stays he's done so much irreversible damage then [Ukip] would be dead".

People Donald Trump flies out for Davos pushing 'America First' agenda
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That said, not all pundits accept the idea that Mr. Trump's policies depart widely from those gathered in Davos . Faith-based organizations are amongst those participating and sharing their concerns at the World Economic Forum , taking place in the Swiss resort of Davos until 26 January.

People Restive Mayon Volcano destroys high-value crops in Albay
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A cloud hovered some 8,000 feet above Mount Mayon in central Albay province and orange lava fountained and flowed down from its crater as magma continued to move beneath. The authorities have warned residents far from the area to stay indoors to avoid heavy ash fall. Mayon lies about 340 kilometers (210 miles) southeast of Manila.

People Germany coalition talks: SPD membership spike sparks concern
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She said she looked forward to intensive talks on forming a stable government and her priorities were preserving Germany's economic strength and ensuring social justice and security. Schulz on Sunday admitted that the party did not get everything on its wish list and vowed to extract more concessions in the formal coalition talks.

People Facebook changes: How you can still see your favourite pages first
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Facebook's long-awaited move to weed out "untrustworthy" sources from its news feed has arrived, in the form of a dinky survey spanning a mere two questions. But a question to be asked here is would it be a well-thought decision to rely on crowd-funded data sourced from a platform used to affect United States elections and which is also a frequent launchpad for fake news.

People United States draws trade sword as Davos trembles
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Ross's words come after a furious reaction from China to U.S. tariffs of up to 50% on imports of washing machines and solar panels, announced on Monday. "Many countries are good at the rhetoric of free trade, but in fact actually practise extreme protectionism", he said. Mr Trump himself is due to speak at the WEF on Friday, where he is expected to reiterate his America First philosophy to the audience of global business and political leaders.

People Trump says will speak to Mueller under oath in Russian Federation probe
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He was also in charge of the campaign's team of foreign policy advisors, including George Papadopoulos , who had extensive Russian contacts and tried to set up a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Dershowitz, a Harvard Law professor emeritus and lifelong Democrat, responded on "America's Newsroom" to a new report of Mueller interviewing Trump cabinet members, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions .

People Boris Johnson Is 'Descendant' Of Mummified Woman Found In Switzerland
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Basel woman from the 18th century is Brexiteer's great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandmother. She was discovered 40 years ago during renovation work at the church and known as "the lady of the Barfüsser church". Scientists confirmed her identity by extracting DNA material from the big toe to compare the genetic profile with surviving members of the Bischoff family.

People Obama's Former Secretary of State Reportedly Delivered Stunning Private Message to Palestinians
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Kerry made the comment during a recent meeting in London with Hussein Agha, a close associate of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, The Jerusalem Post reported. However, there were no specifics given as to how Kerry thought this would come about. None of these scenarios is now in the offing. Kerry went on to say that he did not believe President Trump would remain in office much longer, and offered to help the Palestinians advance the peace process, recommending that Abbas ...

People Wild chase ends in high-speed crash in Tempe, Arizona
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Camera's caught the end of a dramatic pursuit that started around 10 a.m.in downtown Phoenix after a man - identified as 31-year-old Mitchell Timothy Taebel - driving a red Jeep refused to stop for police. He was arrested and taken away in an ambulance with minor injuries. Taebel claims police had no reason to pull him over. DPS spokesman Kameron Lee said Taebel had a California driver's license and a criminal history with felonies and misdemeanors in several other states, including NY ...

People Trump says he's willing to testify in Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe
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Mueller is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election, but his probe has expanded to include potential misdeeds by those in Trump's orbit and the president himself. "I would do it", he said. Ultimately, the question likely isn't whether Trump will lie under oath during his interview with Robert Mueller . Comey, who was sacked last May, has testified to Congress that while he led the FBI , the president asked him for a pledge of loyalty and asked him to help "lift the ...

People In Davos, Europe leaders warn against nationalism
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President Donald Trump will take an overnight flight to snowy Davos , Switzerland , on Wednesday to meet with global and business leaders at the World Economic Forum , but members of his Cabinet are already at the conference and promoting the president's America First policy.

People Trump could soon face questioning in Russian Federation probe
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Ultimately, the question likely isn't whether Trump will lie under oath during his interview with Robert Mueller . "I think that the unscripted appearance of the President talking about this has to make his lawyers a bit nuts because it's very hard to walk this back", Zeldin said on AC 360, adding that the question that would be immediately asked if Trump's lawyers advised him not to talk to Mueller, is: What is he hiding? NBC also reported that former senior campaign aide and White ...

People On last day in Israel, Pence visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem
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Following complaints about the arrangement, an awning blocking the women's view was removed. The Western Wall Heritage Foundation, an ultra-orthodox religious organization that administers the grounds, arranged a viewing platform for female journalists inside the women's section, according to The Jerusalem Post , but female journalists at the scene said their view was onstructed.

People Judge Acquits Senator Menendez on Some Charges
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Bob Menendez and a longtime friend on seven of the corruption charges against them, altering the complexion of their pending retrial after the first trial ended in a hung jury last fall. The judge said there wasn't enough evidence to prove that $660,000 in contributions from Melgen to Menendez's campaign past year were part of a bribe.

People Globalisation faces 'major crisis' Macron warns in Davos
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U.S. President Donald Trump will roll out the red carpet for French President Emmanuel Macron in late April when the White House hosts the first state visit of Trump's presidency, a senior administration official said on Tuesday. Macron's office said several companies will announce investments plans Monday, including Facebook, which will commit to invest 10 million euros in its French artificial intelligence center.