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Denmark to charge 1000 youth with spreading sex videos via Facebook

Denmark to charge 1000 youth with spreading sex videos via Facebook

One thousand and four young people from across the country are facing charges after allegedly circulating the material via the messaging app in autumn previous year. "But they may not also understand that it is punishable and that they may be sentenced for distributing child pornography". Police superintendent Flemming Kjærside added that: 'It is our understanding that young people know very well that this can have huge consequences for the victim. Read More

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U.S. envoy to Israel: PA is reason there's no peace

U.S. envoy to Israel: PA is reason there's no peace

Pic: ReutersRAMALLAH, WEST BANK: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Sunday he would only accept a broad, internationally-backed panel to broker any peace talks with Israel, but did not rule out a US role in such a panel. Palestine's official WAFA news agency reported that the Committee convened in Ramallah ahead of a central council meeting of the PLO on Sunday. On Sunday, he said the Palestinians were calling for an internationally led process in which the United States was not ... Read More

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Trump Suggests US Surveillance of His 2016 Campaign

Trump Suggests US Surveillance of His 2016 Campaign

Two years ago, in 2016, privacy groups scored a victory when they convinced Congress to stop another NSA program exposed by Snowden, one that collected bulk metadata on USA phone call records. House Republicans were meeting for a regular Thursday conference session when the first of Trump's tweets came out, sending a wave of concern through the room. Read More

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Wind chill advisory issued for north Georgia mountains

Wind chill advisory issued for north Georgia mountains

Wind chill values as low as -1. Our day starts off bright and sunny with clouds increasing late this afternoon. Monday night: Partly cloudy. South wind around 7 miles per hour. Patchy fog before 10 a.m., then returning after 4 p.m. Low around 2. Northerly wind 5 to 15mph. Highs in the 20s for Wednesday , will turn back to the 40s leading into next weekend. Read More

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Saudi women attend a football match

Saudi women attend a football match

A mall in Jeddah this week opened the country's first vehicle exhibition aimed at women, hanging pink, orange and yellow balloons hung in the showroom as women posed for photos and selfies in front of the cars. The decree opened the King Fahd stadium in Riyadh, King Abdullah Sport City stadium in Jeddah , and Prince Mohammed Bin Fahd stadium in Dammam to women and families. Read More

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This vehicle crash in California is quite unlike any we've ever seen

This vehicle crash in California is quite unlike any we've ever seen

Authorities say two people escaped serious injuries when the vehicle they were in went airborne and slammed into the second floor of a dental office in Southern California . Two people suffered minor injuries as a result of the crash, officials said. A watch commander for the Santa Ana Police Department told KTLA that the driver was driving at a very high rate of speed down French Street when he or she hit the center median. Read More

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Chelsea Manning is Running for the US Senate

Chelsea Manning is Running for the US Senate

Ms Manning would be challenging Democrat Benjamin Cardin, who is in his second term in the Senate and considered an overwhelming favourite to win a third term when he comes up for reelection in November. "Times of fear, of suppression, hate", Manning says as images of the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va. and protestors clashing with police are shown. Read More

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Trump Refers To Haiti And African Nations As 'Sh**holes'

Trump Refers To Haiti And African Nations As 'Sh**holes'

Condemnation came thick and fast after it was reported US President Donald Trump complained about immigrants coming to the US from "shithole countries ". If anything, it was a good public relations move for the Trump White, which has been barraged with allegations that the president is unstable. Officials at the Department of Homeland Security have also increased immigration raids, including dozens earlier this week at convenience stores across the country. Read More

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HUD announces funds for homeless programs

HUD announces funds for homeless programs

Four dozen San Diego County nonprofit groups were awarded grants. Organizations based in Chicago will receive the most in funding, with $68.3 million, and programs in Cook County will receive roughly $12.1 million. San Francisco had a homeless population of about 7,500 in 2017, according to a Homeless Point-in-Time count survey, or a "homeless census" conducted by the city previous year. Read More

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Princess Charlotte Looks So Big In New Nursery School Photos

Princess Charlotte Looks So Big In New Nursery School Photos

The daughter of Prince William and his wife, the former Kate Middleton, turns 3 in May. In September, Charlotte's older brother, Prince George, started at Thomas's Battersea , a fee-paying independent school in south London. Charlotte will be full-time at Willcocks, at a cost of more than $AUD5000 per week. Daily lessons are themed around topics such as archaeology and the environment. Read More

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Charred body of technician found in Kanjurmarg studio fire

Charred body of technician found in Kanjurmarg studio fire

Presently, the fire has been brought under control and the cooling process is underway. Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) disaster officials too said, "As per complainant, no one has been trapped". This incident comes after the massive fire in Kamala Mills compound that claimed the lives of 14 people on December 29. On January 3, four people, were killed and five injured after a fire broke out in a residential building in Mumbai's Andheri (East). Read More

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P!nk named to perform United States anthem at Super Bowl 52

P!nk named to perform United States anthem at Super Bowl 52

Pink performs "Just Give Me a Reason" at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in 2014. The pop star tweeted on January 6 about some "secret stuff" she had planned for 2018. Lady Gaga performed the anthem in 2016, which came before being selected for the halftime show in 2017. He performed at Super Bowl XXVIII in Houston in 2004, when he infamously pulled part of Janet Jackson's costume off, revealing her breast on national television and causing a major controversy. Read More

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Saudi princes arrested for anti-austerity protest

Saudi authorities on January 4 arrested 11 royal family members who protested a decree which ordered the state to stop paying their electric and water bills. The country plans to slash its generous welfare program and open energy giant Saudi Aramco to partial privatization. They have been held at the five-star Ritz-Carlton hotel in Riyadh while government officials negotiate financial settlements, asking them to hand over assets and cash in return for their freedom. Read More

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