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Donald Trump has backed down on his plan to deport so-called " Dreamers " by offering them the chance to become USA citizens. Senior White House officials are casting the plan as a centrist compromise that could win support from both parties and enough votes to pass the Senate .
  • Rep. Meehan will not seek reelection after sexual harassment backlash

    Rep. Meehan will not seek reelection after sexual harassment backlash

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    Meehan is the fifth member of Congress to resign or abandon re-election amid a national reckoning over sexual misconduct in the workplace. The former aide is three decades younger than Meehan. Republican political leaders in Washington and Pennsylvania had previously been reluctant to criticize Meehan , saying they wanted to hear more facts about the harassment claim, but have not commented on his future since his interviews Tuesday.
  • IShares MSCI Emerging Markets (IEM.AX) TE Moving Average in the Spotlight

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    When the market continues to rise, they may believe that they need to get in quick before missing out completely. A sell signal occurs when the CMF value crosses from above the 0 line to below the 0 line. Traders watching these levels may be looking for the stock to be gaining bullish momentum. A reading between -80 to -100 may be typically viewed as strong oversold territory.
  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court docket guidelines state congressional map unconstitutional

    Pennsylvania Supreme Court docket guidelines state congressional map unconstitutional

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    However, Republican lawmakers suggest it was timed after the 2015 election of three Democratic justices that reversed the high court's balance of power. A bill that would start the map-making process in the General Assembly has not been introduced. "Now that they have lost in the highest court of the commonwealth, the legislators turn around and say the exact opposite", he said.
  • Trump meant to fire Russian Federation inquiry's special counsel but backed down

    Trump meant to fire Russian Federation inquiry's special counsel but backed down

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    Mueller . President Donald Trump told reporters on Wednesday that he would talk to special counsel Robert Mueller under oath and looks forward to the opportunity, but that he will listen to the advice of his lawyers. The Times said the discussion over Mueller's potential conflicts of interest in June 2017 arose following reports that Mueller was looking into a possible obstruction of justice case.
  • U.S. sanctions 6 Taliban and Haqqani network financiers and vacillators

    U.S. sanctions 6 Taliban and Haqqani network financiers and vacillators

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    Pakistan considers USA drone strikes a violation of its sovereignty, while the US accuses Pakistan of providing safe havens for militants, a charge Pakistan denied saying it acts against militants without discrimination. The US has also pressed Pakistan to work against providing safe havens to terror outfits in the country and act effectively against their fund-raising activities.
  • Republic Day 2018: Mohan Bhagwat hoist tricolour at Kerala school

    Republic Day 2018: Mohan Bhagwat hoist tricolour at Kerala school

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    Mohan Bhagwat hoisting the national flag on the occasion of the last Independence Day at Karnakayamman HSS in Palakkad had created controversies. Bhagwat hoisted the national flag in Karnakkiyamman School in Kerala's Palakkad previous year on August 15, even after the district collector issued a memo to the school, categorically stating that it was inappropriate for a political leader to hoist the national flag in an aided school.
  • Weather Authority: Mild and breezy start to the weekend

    Weather Authority: Mild and breezy start to the weekend

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    We'll have enough sunshine today thanks to high pressure and also a nice easterly breeze that will lead toward temps warming up a few degrees from even yesterday's mild afternoon highs in the low to mid 60s. The third warm-up in as many weeks is upon us. The frigid cold air will win into the middle of the month. Colder air is back behind the front making for a cool Sunday .
  • US imposes more North Korea sanctions; urges China, Russia expulsions

    US imposes more North Korea sanctions; urges China, Russia expulsions

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    The 2014 BBC World Service Poll, which surveyed the inclination towards unification of South Koreans , 3% of South Koreans viewed North Korea's influence positively and 91% gave a negative reaction. Twelve members of the North Korean women's ice hockey team have crossed the heavily fortified border to begin training with their South Korean counterparts ahead of next month's Olympics in Pyeongchang.
  • Dutch intelligence agency spied on Russian hacking group

    Dutch intelligence agency spied on Russian hacking group

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    According to the report , later in the year, Russian hackers targeted the White House computer networks - the attack was also detected by the Dutch intelligence agency, which then informed U.S. We don't know exactly how the Dutch hacking team took over the camera in this story - it could have been via a security flaw in the camera itself, via the software that controlled the camera, or via some other related compromise on the hackers' network.