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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg recently donated a huge sum to Planned Parenthood

In terms of how effective the tech industry and the public can be in changing certain orders and policies, Sandberg said she can't predict what will happen, but...


Blind measures not effective against terrorism — United Nations chief

The measures "should be removed sooner rather than later". "The UN has received assurances that travel by UN staff should proceed unaffected by the new policy",...


Trump Cuts Back On Regulation

An element that is unclear from the order is the granularity of the term "regulation" or "rule" - the definition provides that the terms are defined as "an ...


Backed Syrian alliance says gets more United States support since Trump took office

Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) spokesman Talal Silo said a new front would be opened in the Wrath of Euphrates campaign to cut off Isis extremists, who are besi...


So You're Saying the Muslim Ban Could Get Worse?

But the court decisions largely stopped short of letting them into the country or issuing a broader ruling on the constitutionality of Trump's actions. Radical ...


Thousands of gay and bisexual men pardoned under 'Turing's Law'

The ministry said in its announcement that as well as posthumously pardoning gay and bisexual men, the law allows those still living, and who were convicted in ...


Trump's trouble: Mexico border wall could cost $120 per USA household

However, the two spoke over the phone on Friday in what was described as a threatening call from President Trump. The call comes after threats by U.S. Cars ...


Iraqi green card holder dies after Trump ban

Now, he owns a business in Detroit, and he is a citizen of the United States - the only thing that allowed him to return to the US from Iraq when the ban was in...


Western states concerned over Romanian government decree

These law changes would result in Liviu Dragnea , the head of the PSD (the major Socialist party and main member of the governing coalition), being cleared of ...


Hillary Clinton Will Give The Commencement Address At Wellesley College

In addition to the fall release of her book of essays, Clinton is slated to publish a children's book. Hillary is the least transparent politician in recent...


Trudeau's communications chief fact checks Fox News over inaccurate tweet

The office of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday sent out a formal request to Fox News to correct a tweet about the nationality of the suspec...


Russian officials charged with passing secrets to US

Sergei Mikhailov, deputy head of the FSB's Centre for Information Security, and his deputy Dmitry Dokuchayev are now in detention along with Ruslan Stoyanov, he...


Woman's pet python gets stuck in her earlobe

Despite being shocked, Glawe is still full of love for her daredevil pet, using the hashtags #GottaLoveHim #iLOVEhim to show her affection. But when she put him...


Complaint filed after Farage trolled by sign in parliament

I was fed up frankly with nationalist and populist messages being paraded around as if they were the solution to people's problems", the Labour MEP said. Mr Far...


United Nations announces delay in Syrian political talks until February 20

Intra-Syrian peace talks in Geneva have been postponed until February 20 from the beginning of the months, upon the request of Staffan de Mistura to the Securit...


US Senate confirms Tillerson as Secretary of State

Tillerson told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee earlier this month that Russian Federation poses a danger to the United States, and "its recent activiti...


Navy sailor who died in Yemen identified

The Navy SEAL was assigned to an East Coast based Special Warfare unit, the Defense Department said. President Trump and daughter Ivanka Trump traveled to Dov...


Japan rejects Trump's accusations of currency manipulation

The dollar traded around the 113 yen line in Tokyo .Kuroda told reporters in Tokyo that the nation's monetary policy "is not targeting exchange rates", but "...


Schneiderman Sues Spectrum-Time Warner Cable Over Internet Speeds

The investigation found Spectrum-Time Warner subscribers "were getting dramatically short-changed on both speed and reliability", essentially confirming "what m...


Mourinho a father figure for Burkina Faso coach

Egypt: El Hadary 8, Elmohamady 7, Hegazy 7, Gabr 6, Fathi 6, El Said 6, Hamed 6, I. Salah 6, Trezeguet 7, Kahraba 6, M. Salah 7. Much credit for that goes to ...


Melania Trump may not move to Washington D.C. as planned

Everybody wants to know the truth regarding Melania Trump's immigration papers. Melania Trump was initially planning to move into the White House after her ...


National Signing Day: Top uncommitted player Marvin Wilson to Florida State

Regardless of his college choice, Wilson's decision is the most anticipated of 2017's rendition of National Signing Day. The 6-foot-4, 330-pounder is ranked a...


Two People Arrested Following Multiple Shooting Deaths At Quebec City Mosque

Alexandre Bissonnette, who made a brief court appearance after surrendering to authorities, was charged with six counts of premeditated murder and five of attem...


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is considering leaving Borussia Dortmund in the summer

Aubameyang, who turns 28 this summer, has scored 20 goals in 22 games for Borussia Dortmund this season and found the net 39 times across all competitions las...


Arizona saw 30 percent increase in human trafficking cases in 2016

In total, their hotline services handled a record 8,042 cases of human trafficking previous year. Arizona had nearly a 30 percent increase in reported cases o...


Marine Le Pen refuses to repay €300k of 'misspent' European Union funds

Le Pen and her representatives had had "many occasions" to explain her position, the source said. Le Pen, who is a contender in France's presidential election...


Volkswagen to pay billions in newest court settlement

Volkswagen AG (VKW.L,VLKAF.PK,VOW.BE) said Wednesday that it has agreed to pay about $1.2 billion in compensation to owners of about 78,000 3.0-liter diesel ...


White House cites Quebec mosque attack to justify Donald Trump's security policies

Spicer accused the media of misidentifying the executive order as a "ban". Secretary Kelly, who must implement the action at the department of homeland secu...


Fighting continues in eastern Ukraine despite United Nations ceasefire call

The shelling disrupted electrical and water supplies. Fighting has dragged on as neither side is willing to make concessions in the conflict that has sparke...


Netanyahu reportedly expected to meet with UK's May next week

The global community does not approve, since the Palestinians also claim East Jerusalem as their future capital. If Trump's plan is executed, America would ...


#StopPresidentBannon Trends on Twitter Amid Muslim Ban Protests

This move breaks with longstanding tradition that political appointees are excluded from NSC's top advisory meetings. As Donald Trump's chief strategist, Ste...


First lady can sue over blogger's escort claims

Judge Burrell said the published suggestion that Trump, a former model, had worked as a "high-end escort" was akin to describing her as a prostitute. He cited u...


Iran 'will take reciprocal measures' against U.S. over visa ban

Iran's foreign minister has reiterated that Iran will no longer issue visas for Americans, describing the decision as a "counter-action" to Trump's executive or...


Mixed reactions to Nel joining forces with AfriForum

There has been consultations and conversations going back a year or more, about my career and what I would want to do. "When I made a decision, I chose to imple...


Bruce Springsteen Protests Trump's Immigration Ban During Concert

Singer Bruce Springsteen has offered his support to the activists protesting U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, insisting his ban is ...