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Worldwide Gov: Abortion ban shows Alabama values 'sanctity of life'
Author: 0 Gov: Abortion ban shows Alabama values 'sanctity of life'

The future of a woman's right to choose an abortion in the United States could ultimately come down to the decision of one man. Pro-choice advocates are expected to rally at state capitols and courthouses in all 50 states today in response to Alabama's nearly total ban on abortion passed last week.

Worldwide Ukraine: Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy sworn in as president
Author: 0 Ukraine: Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy sworn in as president

As he starts a five-year term, early elections are a chance for Zelenskiy to strengthen his position and sideline allies of Poroshenko. As his first act, he dismissed the parliament still dominated by loyalists of his defeated predecessor, setting up an election in two months in which his new party has a chance to win its first seats.

Worldwide Trump must turn over financial records: U.S. Judge
Author: 0 Trump must turn over financial records: U.S. Judge

Likewise, Scanlon's letter refers to McGahn's absence as an "inflection point", arguing "t$3 he President's refusal to provide evidence or permit witness testimony defies not only the rule of law but the basic protections of our Constitution".

Worldwide President Trump denies Reports of Discord in the White House over Iran
Author: 0 President Trump denies Reports of Discord in the White House over Iran

The Trump administration recently ordered warships and bombers to the region to counter the supposed threat from Iran that forced the US earlier this week to pull all non-essential USA government personnel from Iraq. Last year, prior to bringing Bolton into the administration as one of his top advisers, Trump withdrew the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal. Iran reportedly said earlier Monday that it has increased its uranium enrichment fourfold, which would likely breach the stockpile ...

Worldwide UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn moves closer to backing second Brexit referendum
Author: 0 UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn moves closer to backing second Brexit referendum

The WAB - which is needed to ratify the deal with Brussels - is expected to include new measures on protecting workers' rights, an issue where agreement with Labour was said to have been close. Brexit talks between May's Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party collapsed on Friday hours after May agreed to set out in early June a timetable for her departure.

Worldwide Pompeo says 'quite possible' Iran behind Gulf attacks
Author: 0 Pompeo says 'quite possible' Iran behind Gulf attacks

The competing closed-door sessions Tuesday, unusual and potentially polarizing, come after weeks of escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf that have raised alarms over a possible military confrontation with Iran. "U.S. sanctions and pressure have made the lives of the Iranian people more hard, but they have failed to break our steadfastness", Rouhani added.

Worldwide F-22s intercept Russian bombers, fighters off Alaska coast
Author: 0 F-22s intercept Russian bombers, fighters off Alaska coast

US F-22 stealth jets intercepted four Russian bombers and two Russian Su-35 fighter jets off the coast of Alaska on Monday, according to a statement from North American Aerospace Defense Command. The Russian planes were "positively identified", the agency wrote. USA defense forces have intercepted and escorted Russian war planes spotted near Alaskan air space.

Worldwide Donald Trump's peace conference will fail, Palestinians say
Author: 0 Donald Trump's peace conference will fail, Palestinians say

Gaza's ruling Hamas movement, shunned in the West for its hostility to Israel and locked in a power struggle with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's secular Fatah party, also condemned the Bahrain conference. "We're looking not to make this about no discussion of the political" aspect of the plan at this time, the senior administration official said. The Palestinians, who have boycotted the Trump administration since it recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital in late 2017, have shown ...

Worldwide Iran's Zarif says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran'
Author: 0 Iran's Zarif says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran'

Politicians in Canada and the United States have been expected to turn their attention to Iran next week amid heightened concerns over the Trump administration's sudden moves in the region. An Iraqi military spokesman told reporters the rocket appeared to have been fired from east Baghdad, which is home to several Iran-backed Shiite militias.

Worldwide Republican Justin Amash calls for Trump impeachment
Author: 0 Republican Justin Amash calls for Trump impeachment

Mr Trump took to Twitter to launch the attack a day after the MI conservative said the Mueller report showed the Republican President "engaged in specific actions and a pattern of behaviour that meet the threshold for impeachment". On Sunday, Romney said he did not think there was sufficient evidence or political will to impeach President Trump. Indeed, Amash's libertarian bent has caused many members of the Libertarian Party to urge him to seek their party's presidential nomination - ...

Worldwide Meghan And Harry Share Gorgeous Unseen Wedding Photographs To Mark First Anniversary
Author: 0 Meghan And Harry Share Gorgeous Unseen Wedding Photographs To Mark First Anniversary

A spokeswoman for the Portland Hospital said in a statement: "Huge congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of baby Archie ". A first wedding anniversary is traditionally celebrated with paper gifts - with couples sometimes exchanging presents featuring a paper ticket. Ending the short clip, were the words: "Thank you for making the memory of this day so special".

Worldwide A Texas girl was abducted and thrown into a vehicle, police say
Author: 0 A Texas girl was abducted and thrown into a vehicle, police say

Officers responded, found out what room he was staying in and breached the door. Sabatka was found in good condition, but was taken to a local hospital to be checked out. Those with information in Sabatka's disappearance are asked to call the Fort Worth Police Department at 817-392-4222. Calzada said members of the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Public Safety were also assisting in the search for Sabatka.

Worldwide UAE tempers response to offshore tanker attacks
Author: 0 UAE tempers response to offshore tanker attacks

India Thursday strongly condemned the drone attacks targeting oil installations in Saudi Arabia two days ago. USA officials believe Iran encouraged the Houthis or Iraq-based Shi'ite militias to carry out the attack, two US government sources have said.

Author: 0 Missouri House expected to vote Friday on proposed ‘heartbeat bill’

All of the state bans have either been blocked by a judge or are headed for the courts , and some of their backers have said they want the issue to go all the way to the nine-member Supreme Court. The bill now includes an eight-week ban, tax credits for donations to deceptive anti-choice clinics, and an expansion of the state's forced parental consent law.

Worldwide U.S. Poised to Lift Steel, Aluminum Duties on Canada, Mexico
Author: 0 U.S. Poised to Lift Steel, Aluminum Duties on Canada, Mexico

Friday's tariff agreement, which enlists Canada's help in policing the North American steel market against Chinese dumping, could be seen as pushing Canada even deeper into America's corner. This announcement comes after Trump talked by phone with Trudeau about both the USMCA trade deal and the tariffs. His proclamation said that maintaining the 25% tariffs remains "necessary", however.

Worldwide London rally in support of Palestine focus of dailies — Newspaper Review
Author: 0 London rally in support of Palestine focus of dailies — Newspaper Review

Organisers said that they were protesting the "unprecedented attacks to the collective rights of the Palestinian people". Israel's military said around 10,000 "rioters and demonstrators" were along the Gaza fence. The demonstrations also comes just a couple of weeks after Israel was on the verge of another all-out war with Gaza. Thousands of Palestinians in Gaza took part in marches towards the border with Israel, which quickly turned into confrontations, resulting in the injury of 62 ...

Worldwide Facebook changes livestream rules after New Zealand shooting
Author: 0 Facebook changes livestream rules after New Zealand shooting

The decision puts the United States at odds with USA tech companies including Facebook and Google, which are expected to support the effort. The decision puts the United States at odds with USA tech companies including Facebook and Google, which are expected to support the effort.