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Donald Trump signs extreme vetting order banning Syrian refugees
- January 28, 2017

Drake said the agency was notified that the Syrian family was coming on January 13, and went ahead to secure for an apartment for them to rent in a duplex in Cleveland where another Syrian refuge family already lives. In addition to the months-long suspension of refugee admissions into the USA, the draft order would suspend the United States visa waiver programs, which allows citizens of major U.S. (more...)
TV star Mary Tyler Moore dead at 80
- January 26, 2017

The actress died Wednesday, her rep tells TMZ , which was first to report her death. The Emmy-winning actress, who played single working woman Mary Richards on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," opted to keep the "Tyler" in her name as a sweet tribute to her father, George Tyler Moore. (more...)
Three Killed, 20 Injured as Car Rams Into Crowd in Melbourne Three Killed, 20 Injured as Car Rams Into Crowd in Melbourne
- January 21, 2017

Police Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton said Gargasoulas had no links to terrorism, but was known to the police as he had a history of mental health and drug abuse issues as well as a record of domestic violence. "It's not been a nice day", said Tamarah Inglis, a pedestrian who was walking along Bourke Street when the auto turned into a crowd and a stampede started toward her. (more...)
Andre Ayew Fires Ghana Past Onyango's Uganda Andre Ayew Fires Ghana Past Onyango's Uganda
- January 19, 2017

Jean Pierre Habineza, who works for this publication in the distribution department, also pointed out that he can't wait to watch the Cranes get into action in their first match against Ghana , in Group D, on Tuesday (today). Uganda threw on attacking substitutes after the break and took the game to their more fancied opponents, who were runners-up at the last finals two years ago. (more...)
North Texas Woman Heading to Women's March in Washington
- January 19, 2017

The largest is expected in Washington D.C. They say it's the " Women's March ", but they sure aren't marching for me. "I'm hoping I feel motivated to keep going". That's what documentary filmmaker Michael Moore is doing Friday on the day of the inauguration. Her belligerence follows on the heels of a recent comment by House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, who remarked on the GOP majority's latest effort to defund Planned Parenthood saying, "That's their manhood thing". (more...)
At hearing, DeVos to lay out school-choice vision At hearing, DeVos to lay out school-choice vision
- January 18, 2017

Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos. Murray argued that the Senate should not rush to confirmation. "She has never been an educator or worked directly with children and families in public schools", according to the group's announcement. (more...)