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Mother Nature is set to batter Cumbria this week - with weather warnings for snow, ice and wind being issued by the Met Office . "2-6 cm of snow is likely in places, especially on higher ground above 100-200 m, where a few places in the Pennines and upland Wales may see more than 10 cm".
  • GOP says it's lacking votes to avoid government shutdown

    GOP says it's lacking votes to avoid government shutdown

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    Trump allegedly said he'd rather have more immigrants from Norway, a predominately white country, and fewer from "shithole countries" in Africa and said the USA didn't need anymore people from Haiti. Lindsey Graham were mistaken in indicating that was the case. The Trump administration, meanwhile, is signaling it remains committed to immigration reform.
  • Surgeon Admitted Scalpel Left Inside Veteran, Lawsuit Says

    Surgeon Admitted Scalpel Left Inside Veteran, Lawsuit Says

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    Faxon Law Group, who filed the lawsuit, said the scalpel had been left behind by a trainee surgeon four years earlier. The scalpel knife was used during a radical prostatectomy performed four years earlier at the West Haven VA hospital. "He just sewed him up and moved on to his next victim, ' he said, adding that is is 'unconscionable that any hospital-particularly one serving our United States" veterans-would be so haphazard in the care they provide'.
  • Young Hong Kong Activist Sentenced to 3 Months in Jail

    Young Hong Kong Activist Sentenced to 3 Months in Jail

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    Wong had pleaded guilty previous year for failing to comply with a court order to clear out of a protest camp during the protest, and the High Court informed him of its ruling Wednesday. Beijing has been further incensed by the emergence of some activists calling for independence for Hong Kong since the failure of the Umbrella Movement to win reform.
  • DACA participants can again apply for renewal, immigration agency says

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    While Durbin said a bipartisan agreement presented to the President last week fulfilled Mr. Trump's demands on a number of fronts, Nielsen made clear it was not acceptable to the Trump Administration. All they care about is getting Donald Trump , no matter who gets hurt. The president has said any deal must include funding for the wall as well as changes to make the immigration system a more merit-based structure.
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    Titans: "Zero concern" about third coach for Marcus Mariota in four years

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    Prior to becoming the Titans' coach, Mularkey served as the team's tight end coach in 2014 and was promoted to become the Titans' lead man in January of 2016. "I think that they will see that myself and Amy will be unified with them in our vision for the football team". But if he's right, Robinson will be a Tennessee legend forever.
  • India plans to issue orange passports for some migrant workers

    India plans to issue orange passports for some migrant workers

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    Congress president Rahul Gandhi today attacked the BJP-led Union government over reports that passports may no longer serve as the holders address proof, saying the decision shows the ruling partys "discriminatory mindset". The recommendations made by a three-member panel, comprising of officials from the ministry of external affairs and the ministry of women and child development were accepted and it was decided that the last page of the passport and other travel documents issued under the ...
  • Modi, Netanyahu visit to Gujarat

    Modi, Netanyahu visit to Gujarat

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    They will visit the Sabarmati Ashram, where Mahatma stayed for a long time. PM Modi has called the Gujarat visit an opportunity "to see the fulfilment of the promise, which our mutual cooperation holds in diverse areas such as agriculture, technology, and innovation".
  • What Maryland Lawmakers Are Saying About DACA Decision

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    It was at this closed-door session where Trump made his infamous expression of a desire to block immigrants from " shithole countries ". "We are going to fight Donald Trump every step of the way", U.S. And they do not want to support another a stop-gap bill - especially if it just means GOP leaders will have more time to negotiate with Democrats. Graham was one of several lawmakers who met with the president last Tuesday to discuss a possible deal on immigration - and the president ...
  • United Nations says 4 cranes arrive in Yemen to speed aid deliveries

    United Nations says 4 cranes arrive in Yemen to speed aid deliveries

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    In the worst-case scenario, the war-torn nation "faces a risk of famine" if there is prolonged and significant disruption to imports through its two Red Sea ports, said a specialist US -based agency. Three-quarters of Yemen's 29 million people are facing starvation or rely on humanitarian aid to survive, the United Nations said on Tuesday, as health organisations warned of a menacing new outbreak of diptheria which had already killed dozens of people.