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Trump lawyer paid porn star $180000

Trump lawyer paid porn star $180000

Another article published Tuesday at The Daily Beast reported that Cohen is shopping a book proposal about Trump that would discuss Clifford's story. In fall 2016, Ms. Clifford was once again in discussions with news outlets, this time more mainstream. "The complaint alleges that I somehow violated campaign finance laws by facilitating an excess, in-kind contribution", Mr. Read More

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Instagram criticised as it gives in to Russian censorship demands

Instagram criticised as it gives in to Russian censorship demands

Russia's media watchdog on Thursday (Feb 15) blocked the website of opposition leader Alexei Navalny after he posted a video alleging a deputy prime minister enjoyed lavish hospitality from a billionaire tycoon. " Roskomnadzor has ordered telecommunications service providers to limit access to the webpages at navalny.com, mentioned in the ruling issued by the Krasnodar region's Ust-Labinsky District Court". Read More

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BJP Will From Next Government in Tripura, Says Amit Shah

BJP Will From Next Government in Tripura, Says Amit Shah

He launched a scathing attack on the Congress and said the party was a "vote- katva " party - one that sought to divide anti-Left votes and give free passage to Left candidates in the state. Shah's sweeping comment on crimes against women came despite the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) annual figures released last December showing that it was BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh which tops this particular category of crime. Read More

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Bomber sentenced to 2 life terms for Manhattan attack

Bomber sentenced to 2 life terms for Manhattan attack

Rahimi was born in Afghanistan but was a naturalized USA citizen. Addressing the court at length, Rahimi said he understood why there were frustrations between Muslim countries and Americans. After issuing his sentence, Judge Berman asked if any of the victims had wanted to speak in court. Rahimi railed at that accusation in court, saying one of the inmates had been "groomed" by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in a sting operation and was radicalized long before they ever crossed paths. Read More

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Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation

Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation

The Egyptian army also said that 66 terrorist points, arms depots, eleven vehicles and 31 unlicensed motor-bikes used by militants in their attacks were destroyed during the raids. The military said its warplanes struck "terrorist concentrations and hideouts" in northern and central Sinai through the night and into the early hours of Saturday, targeting weapons warehouses and logistics support areas. Read More

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Internet activist and founder of EFF John Barlow has passed away

Internet activist and founder of EFF John Barlow has passed away

The EFF , a non-profit digital rights organization, said that Barlow died in his sleep on the morning of February 7. In the wake of a particularly troubling year for online media, it's easy to see how some might have mistaken that hopefulness for naiveté, but Cohn, who worked alongside the internet pioneer, notes in her piece, Barlow, "knew that new technology could create and empower evil as much as it could create and empower good". Read More

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Auto Expo 2018: Maruti unveils ConceptFutureS

Auto Expo 2018: Maruti unveils ConceptFutureS

The Maruti Suzuki Swift 2018 Facelift is however rumoured to launch on the 8 February and there is a good chance it might happen at the Auto Expo itself. The 14th edition of the Auto Expo is the biggest motor show to have taken place in India, and as such, it will see over 100s of vehicles - nearly 50 of them electric and hybrid - being launched and unveiled during the next few days. Read More

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Palestinian killed in rioting as search for a rabbi's killer continues

Palestinian killed in rioting as search for a rabbi's killer continues

Earlier on Tuesday, Israeli forces killed a Palestinian in the West Bank village of Yamoun accusing him of being involved in an attack on a Jewish colonist who was shot dead on January 9. The Palestinian Red Crescent Society (PRCS) said in a statement today that violent clashes erupted between Palestinian youths and the occupation troops after storming the house of the Palestinian martyr Hamzah Zamara. Read More

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European Union relieved after Merkel clinches grand coalition deal

European Union relieved after Merkel clinches grand coalition deal

It said that, following an all-night session, the three parties still have to work through a relatively short list of disagreements before reaching a final agreement. News of a deal will bring some relief to investors and partner countries, who had been concerned by Merkel's failure to cobble together a government for more than four months at a time when Europe is facing multiple challenges - including the need for euro zone reform and Britain's departure from the EU. Read More

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Nassar Receives Final Prison Sentence

Nassar Receives Final Prison Sentence

Larry Nassar listened to dozens of victims for two days last week and was nearly attacked by a man whose three daughters said they were abused. The most recent proceedings focused on Nassar's time at Twistars , an elite gymnastics club southwest of Lansing where Nassar pleaded guilty to penetrating girls with ungloved hands. Read More

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Poland cancels Israeli education minister visit

Poland cancels Israeli education minister visit

It has caused a diplomatic crisis with Israel , which fears it will enable Poland to whitewash the role of Poles who killed or denounced Jews to Germans during the German occupation of Poland during World War II. The idea seemed to have been dropped, but made a sudden reappearance when the lower house of parliament approved a bill on January 26, the eve of International Holocaust Remembrance Day . Read More

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Why are the 2018 Olympics in South Korea?

Why are the 2018 Olympics in South Korea?

North Korea is giving a gold-medal brush off to those criticizing its plans to stage a giant military parade the day before the Winter Olympics begin. Both sets of players speak Korean, but the language has evolved differently in the North and South. Kim Yong-nam has yet to visit South Korea, but he met with former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung and his successor Roh Moo-hyun in Pyongyang ahead of their summits with late former North Korean leader Kim Jong-il in 2000 and 2007, ... Read More

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Rihanna Helps Raise $2.3 Billion for Global Education

Rihanna Helps Raise $2.3 Billion for Global Education

Rihanna joined French president Emmanuel Macron as a speaker at the Global Partnership for Education's conference in Dakar, Senegal on Friday, the Washington Post reports. Partner countries in the GPE scheme are required to earmark 20 percent of their national budgets for education - a tough goal for developing nations battling jihadists or civil conflicts. Read More

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Turkey: Tax office blast caused by bomb, attacker killed

Turkey: Tax office blast caused by bomb, attacker killed

The incursion has opened up another front in the long-running Syrian conflict, now stretching into its seventh year. "The Turkish government should issue standard instructions to the border guards at all crossing points that lethal force must not be used against asylum seekers and no asylum seeker is to be mistreated, but should be given access to medical aid when required", HRW said. Read More

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