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WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Women's March on Washington and associated protests around the world (all times EST): 9:40 a.m. A city official in Washington says the turnout estimate for the Women's March on the National Mall now stands at 500,000 people. That's more than double the initial predictions. Kevin Donahue is Washington's deputy mayor for public safety and justice. He says on Twitter that organizers of the march are increasing the turnout estimate to half a million. There were e…
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More than 20 people escaped injury when a flood swept cabins and vehicles down a coastal canyon as the second in a trio of storms drenched California with heavy rain and brought more snow to the mountains. The dramatic scene about 115 miles northwest of Los Angeles came during a day of pounding…
01.21 / 15:16
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A school shooting that left one student hospitalized and others scrambling out classroom windows could have been far worse if not for the heroics of staff members who stopped the shooter and had him pinned down when police arrived, authorities said. The shooter, a 17-year-old senior, used a…
01.21 / 15:15
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ISTANBUL - Turkey's parliament has signed off on a contentious constitutional reform package that would concentrate even more powers in the office of the president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and potentially extend his mandate till 2029. The reforms will come into effect if approved in a…
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As President Donald Trump wrapped up the ceremony of his inauguration and shifted to governing, he signaled he intends to move quickly to make a clean break from the Obama…
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WASHINGTON – The Latest on the Women’s March on Washington and associated protests around the world (all times EST): 8:55 a.m. Thousands are massing on the National Mall for the Women’s March, and they’re gathering, too, in spots around the world. A couple hundred people rallied in the Czech capital of Prague on Saturday in The post The Latest: Women’s March protests taking place worldwide appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
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Dutch authorities have detained seven people over one of the world's biggest ever jewelry heists. Some 67 million euros worth of diamonds and jewels were snatched during a holdup at Amsterdam's airport 12 years…
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VIDEO: Anti-Trump Protestors Vandalize Businesses, Cars, Kiosks in D.C. (CNSNews.com)—The Anti-Capitalist Anti-Fascist Bloc’s DisruptJ20 Inauguration protest turned violent Friday morning as protestors gathered at Logan Circle in D.C. and marched down 13th Street. Footage shot by MRC Culture and CNSNews.com shows protestors vandalizing local businesses, destroying a limousine with hammers, spray-painting on walls and windows, smashing kiosks, and chanting “no cops, no borders, fig…
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Four people were killed and scores of homes were flattened early Saturday when a tornado ripped through the Hattiesburg area, officials in Mississippi said. The city of Hattiesburg said via its Twitter account that four people had died after the twister blew through the city and surrounding area. Mayor Johnny DuPree has The post Tornado rips through parts of south Mississippi, killing 4 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from around…
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Death toll of bomb blast that hit a fruit and vegetable market in northwest Pakistan on Saturday morning has risen to 25, local media…
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Officials in Mississippi say three people were killed early Saturday when a tornado ripped through the Hattiesburg area. Greg Flynn of the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency said rescuers are still searching the stricken area for more possible victims. Flynn said “massive damage” was reported in a three-county area that was struck by The post Tornado rips through parts of south Mississippi, killing 3 appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald -…
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A car bomb on Saturday killed at least four people and critically injured a number of others at the Rakban refugee camp in Syria near the border with Jordan, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring…
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BANJUL, Gambia – Gambia’s new president says defeated leader Yahya Jammeh is expected to leave for Guinea within hours. Adama Barrow tells The Associated Press that he will return home to Gambia once it’s “clear” and a security sweep has been completed. He spoke in an interview Saturday, just hours after Jammeh announced he would The post New Gambia leader: Jammeh leaving for Guinea within hours appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
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Emergency crews pulled out four more survivors from the rubble of a hotel crushed by an avalanche and were searching Saturday for more as family members awaited word if their relatives were among the lucky ones to get…
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed on Saturday to seek compromises on issues like trade and military spending with U.S. President Donald Trump, adding she would work on preserving the important relationship between Europe and the United…
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KOBLENZ, Germany (AP) – French presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen declared Saturday that 2017 will be the “year of the awakening of the people of continental Europe” as she joined fellow nationalist leaders in Germany at the beginning of a year of high-stakes national elections. Populist parties have been surging in polls in Europe and The post Europe’s nationalist leaders launch year of election hopes appeared first on The Lethbridge Herald - News and Sports from…
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A day after self-described anarchists created chaos, thousands of women are descending upon Washington for what is expected to be a more orderly show of force on the first full day of Donald Trump's…
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Syria's government and rebel fighters will on Monday (Jan 23) sit down at the negotiating table for the first time in nearly six years of war, the latest diplomatic push to end…
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Hundreds of thousands of people from all over the United States are expected to pack into downtown Washington on Saturday for a women's march in opposition to the agenda and rhetoric of President Donald…
01.21 / 11:28
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Emergency crews pulled out four more survivors from the rubble of a hotel crushed by an avalanche and were searching Saturday for more as family members awaited word if their relatives were among the lucky ones to get…
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