• Cat Lover’s Paradise: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring

    Cat Lover’s Paradise: Cat Sanctuary On Greek Island Is Hiring

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    God's Little People Cat Rescue , based in a "secluded nature preserved area" on the Greek island "paradise" of Syros, is looking for someone to look after 55 cats for while the sanctuary's owner, Joan Bowell, is away. all veterinary care". File picture - A cat with burns tries to drink water outside a fire damaged house in Rafina, Attica, Greece , 26 July 2018, following a deadly forest fire.
  • Emergency declared ahead of Charlottesville anniversary

    Emergency declared ahead of Charlottesville anniversary

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    He also plans to refuse service to any person harassing employees or wearing white nationalist or Nazi symbols or attire. "I was told yes, it did", Garett said . A statement released by Governor Ralph Northam said the goal behind the declaration is "to address the potential impacts of events in and around the City of Charlottesville and outside of Washington, D.C., on August 10-12, 2018".
  • Israel protests to Romania after tourists beaten by police

    Israel protests to Romania after tourists beaten by police

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    Social media footage shows the protesters assembled on a large street scrambling as the police begin giving chase and shooting tear gas to control the crowd. Romania, one of the EU's most corruption-plagued countries, has seen frequent protests in the previous year and a half. "Romania is one of the poorest and most corrupt countries in Europe and it's been that way for years", NPR's Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson wrote in 2014.
  • Pentagon Space Force plan at a glance

    Pentagon Space Force plan at a glance

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    China and Russian Federation are the nation's primary rivals in space . "The next generation of Americans to confront the emerging threats in the boundless expanse of space will be wearing the uniform of the United States of America", wrote Vice President Pence on Twitter this morning.
  • INTERNATIONAL - Trump's SC pick's confirmation hearing in September

    INTERNATIONAL - Trump's SC pick's confirmation hearing in September

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    Kavanaugh once helped write the Starr Report , which outlined broad grounds on which to impeach President Clinton for his role in the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Bush's personal access to his presidential library. So far, the committee has made public Kavanaugh's 17,000-page questionnaire and his more than 300 court cases as an appellate judge.
  • Washington braces for far-right rally a year after Charlottesville clashes

    Washington braces for far-right rally a year after Charlottesville clashes

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    Demonstrators carry banners on the campus of the University of Virginia on Saturday during a rally on the anniversary of last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville. At that demonstration, white supremacists and other members of the alt-right clashed with anti-racists. With chants like, "Cops and Klan go hand in hand", the protesters' criticisms of both police and the University of Virginia underscored the resentment that still exists a year after torch-bearing neo-Nazis marched ...
  • Erdogan says U.S. set deadline for pastor's release

    Erdogan says U.S. set deadline for pastor's release

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    Trump pointed out on Twitter that the lira was not doing well, but one of Erdogan's economic advisers, Yigit Bulut, responded that the sell-off in the lira had caused $300 billion in losses in the USA stock market. In an opinion piece published in The New York Times on Friday, Erdogan criticized the tensions with the USA, saying a "failure to reverse this trend of unilateralism and disrespect will require us to start looking for new friends and allies".
  • Whitmer, Schuette win governor nominations

    Whitmer, Schuette win governor nominations

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    Hines self-funded his campaign with $2.7 million, hoping voters would elect another outsider like they did in backing Snyder in 2010. State Attorney General William "Bill" Schuette, Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Gelineau won their respective primaries August 7 to compete against each other for the governor seat November 6.
  • Kerala: Death toll rises to 26, CM calls emergency meeting

    Kerala: Death toll rises to 26, CM calls emergency meeting

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    Munnar: At least 60 tourists are stranded at a resort in the popular tea county of Munnar in Kerala's Idukki district after the roads leading to resort got blocked due to landslides following incessant rains. One of the five shutters of a large reservoir in the mountainous Idukki district was opened for the first time in 26 years. At least 29 deaths have been reported and almost 54,000 people have been rendered homeless as incessant rain continues to lash almost half of Kerala.
  • Argentina Senate rejects voluntary abortion law

    Argentina Senate rejects voluntary abortion law

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    The bill would have legalized abortion in all circumstances during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. The stark reality facing Argentinian women sent thousands of protesters into the streets on Wednesday as the Senate debated the bill for more than 16 hours.