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That regulation, implemented in the waning days of the Obama administration , required that states pass along family-planning grants - regardless of whether the groups they're passing them along to offer abortion services as well. Pro-choice advocates, however, are ready to step in and prop up Planned Parenthood if necessary. The measure took advantage of a mechanism under the Congressional Review Act that allows Congress to circumvent the Senate's filibuster when overturning ...
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    A North Korean man looks at a model of the Unha 3 space launch vehicle displayed at the Mangyongdae Children's Palace on Friday, April 14, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea . Displaying more than one of the missiles indicates North Korea is progressing with its plan to base a missile on a submarine, which are hard to detect, said Joshua Pollack, editor of the Washington-based Nonproliferation Review .
  • Erdogan wins Turkey referendum

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    The constitutional changes were backed by Erdogan, the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) founded by him, and the leadership of the Nationalist Action Party (MHP), whose parliamentary support was vital to take the amendments to a public vote.
  • Turkey's Lira Gains As Erdogan Victory Sparks Relief Rally

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    Opposition figures, however, vowed to challenge numerous ballots in the tight race. Still, it would cement his hold on the country's governance. Turkey has shown itself more polarised than ever tonight. "Then we could have another referendum for that", Erdogan said in a televised speech in Istanbul , referring to capital punishment, as supporters chanted for its reintroduction.
  • Radical Islamic Terrorist Group Kills 47 Christians in Egypt

    Radical Islamic Terrorist Group Kills 47 Christians in Egypt

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    It can not exceed six months. Egypt will also organize an anti-terror supreme council, the president announced on state television on Sunday after a National Defense Council meeting was held. IS named the two attackers, whose noms de guerre suggest they were Egyptians. President Trump issued a statement from the White House Press Office Monday in support of the country and its president, whom Trump met with just last week.
  • Chelsea without Courtois at United, Ibrahimovic benched

    Chelsea without Courtois at United, Ibrahimovic benched

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    Short of a 25-yard drive by Costa that flashed wide in stoppage time , the half-time whistle sounded without Chelsea having offered anything in attack. "Marcus Rashford is special". Herrera and Matteo Darmian did brilliant stifling jobs in man-marking Hazard and Pedro Rodriguez, respectively. He lifted his head and picked out an exquisite pass in behind Luiz, which was straight into Rashford's path.
  • Historic Referendum In Turkey Grants More Power to President

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    The referendum result was immediately contested. The "yes" vote in the referendum would be a validation of the current leadership style of Mr. Erdogan, who has been acting as a de facto head of government since his election in 2014 despite having no constitutional right to wield such power.
  • 9.8M Viewers Watched French Presidential Debate - Agency

    9.8M Viewers Watched French Presidential Debate - Agency

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    Once the frontrunner, the conservative former prime minister's poll ratings have slumped since allegations surfaced that he paid his wife and sons hundreds of thousands of euros of public money for minimal work. "With Fillon, the more you look, the more corruption and cheating you find". "Those who say Marine Le Pen can't win the second round are the same as those who said Trump could never win".
  • Kelly: Number of Apprehensions at Southern Border Lowest in 17 Years

    Kelly: Number of Apprehensions at Southern Border Lowest in 17 Years

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    In February, 23,589 immigrants were apprehended at the border, according to data by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Overall immigrant apprehensions fell to a 17-year low, down to 16,600 in March. Contrary to the general vibe created that by Trump's repeated phrase that he's gonna " build that wall ", the border between the United States and Mexico isn't a free-for-all.
  • Stockholm attack: Uzbek man held on suspicion of terrorism

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    Anders Thornberg, head of the Swedish Security Service, said security services were working with other nations' security agencies to investigate the attack, but declined to elaborate. City officials have had to relocate thousands of flowers left at a makeshift memorial for the dead, after an aluminium fence outside the targeted Ahlens department store was overwhelmed with tributes and threatened to collapse.