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World Media Transgender man gives birth to baby boy in Portland, Oregon
Author: 0 Transgender man gives birth to baby boy in Portland, Oregon

In addition to the "normal pregnancy stuff" like cravings - Reese's was French fries from McDonald's - the couple has had to face criticism and negativity online. "We find that behind the shroud of anonymity, people feel pretty empowered to tell us what should happen to us, to our children, to our family", Reese said.

World Media Qatar, Saudi spat over fake news
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During the meeting the foreign representatives renewed their vow to engage in a dialogue with Qatar , in the event Qatari authorities agree to abide by reconciliation conditions previously put fourth by the countries. Qatar said that they were not pleased with the arrangements and last week filed a complaint to the United Nations over the "obstacles" put in place for Qataris planning to perform the pilgrimage.

World Media The last supper: The Mooch dines at the Trump
Author: 0 The last supper: The Mooch dines at the Trump

Hoping to turn the page on a tumultuous opening chapter to his presidency, Trump had insisted earlier Monday that there was "no chaos" in his White House as he swore in the retired Marine general as second chief of staff. The former White House communications director, who had taken to calling himself "the Mooch", made himself into a liability worth cutting loose after he went on an R-rated tirade to a New Yorker reporter.

World Media IL school funding up in the air
Author: 0 IL school funding up in the air

Rauner, who had set a Monday deadline for Democrats to send him the bill, has said he will use his veto authority to strip additional funding for Chicago Public Schools. But Garrison said she has frozen spending in the district to essentials only, including power and water. "It is well past time for Governor Rauner to stop playing politics with our children's futures, start demonstrating leadership, and ensure a child's education isn't determined by their zip code or his political whims", ...

World Media Priests walk into a bar, confusion reigns
Author: 0 Priests walk into a bar, confusion reigns

The seven priests, dressed in the traditional black-and-white attire, headed to The City Arms in the Welsh capital to celebrate two members of the group who were recently ordained as deacons. Reverend Robert James then posed for a picture with a pint of Cardiff-brewed Rev James, which the pub tweeted, before the group bought the embarrassed barman a pint of the 4.5 per cent brew.

World Media Alabama inmates escape jail using peanut butter
Author: 0 Alabama inmates escape jail using peanut butter

A recent hire supervising 150 prisoners was fooled into allowing the inmates to escape Sunday night after they changed a cell door number to match the outside door number, Walker County Sheriff James Underwood told ABC News . Within eight hours all but one prisoners was caught. "He should have been more cautious about it", Underwood said of the new guard. The group then fled, throwing off their orange uniforms and using blankets to climb over a fence topped with razor wire.

World Media Photographer Wins $1 Million Defamation Lawsuit Against Couple
Author: 0 Photographer Wins $1 Million Defamation Lawsuit Against Couple

Weeks after the wedding the Moldovans began inquiring when their images would arrive, and Polito's company reminded them they were required to pick a cover image for their album so that it may be completed, Dallas News reported. "An album comes with a cover". At the time, the couple said it wasn't the money, but the principle. " Texas has one of the strongest laws in the nation to protect individuals who air legitimate grievances and opinions".

World Media Another Kerala youth who 'joined' IS killed in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Another Kerala youth who 'joined' IS killed in Afghanistan

The message sent by another missing person K.P. Ashfaq from Padanna in this district, who had communicated similar information earlier too, has been received by Marwan's father K.V.P. His family said he had left home to join the IS in 2016 as part of a group with 21 members. They were suspected to be in Nangarhar, a province in Afghanistan partially controlled by the IS.

World Media Mendota Heights shooting suspect arrested in Blaine
Author: 0 Mendota Heights shooting suspect arrested in Blaine

According to Dakota County officials, his bail is set at $5 million. Police were called after he allegedly robbed a woman with a gun at her Delaware Avenue home . Mendota Heights police posted a notice on Facebook Sunday when Nguyen remained at large. Earlier Monday, prosecutors charged Nguyen with murder in connection with the death of 48-year-old Beverly Cory.

World Media Boy makes friendly skies friendlier one fist bump at a time
Author: 0 Boy makes friendly skies friendlier one fist bump at a time

But instead of walking quietly and avoiding eye contact like most of us do when boarding, Guy set out to make friends with the entire flight. "Ironically, he learned how to fist-bump when he was like 18 months". "I'm so proud of him. I think that really stuck with Guy because he loves to fist bump and does it everywhere he goes". Guy even waited at times until someone looked up to pay him attention.

World Media A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify
Author: 0 A Chinese ride-sharing company invests in Estonia's Taxify

Four-year-old Taxify is headquartered in Estonia - three of its founders are ex-Skype - and today it operates in 18 countries, including Hungary, Romania, South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya. "Taxify provides innovative, high-quality mobility services across many diverse markets". "We believe Didi is the best partner to help us become the most popular and efficient transport option in Europe and Africa".

World Media Tearful former Thai PM Yingluck says she was never dishonest
Author: 0 Tearful former Thai PM Yingluck says she was never dishonest

Hundreds of people gathered outside the building of the Supreme Court to support the former premier, who waved to the crowd, shook their hands and received flowers following the delivery of her final statement. "I am confident that there was no wrong doing and maintain my innocence", Yingluck told reporters outside of the court. But the scheme later backfired and caused Thailand to lose its position as the world's no.1 exporter of rice.

World Media Jordan Repeals Controversial Rape Law
Author: 0 Jordan Repeals Controversial Rape Law

The vote was hailed as a major step forward for women in the conservative kingdom. Prime Minister Hani Mulqi backed the move in Tuesday's parliamentary session. Lawmakers in Jordan have voted to repeal a law that drops charges against rapists if they agree to marry their victims. "The government is committed to eliminating Article 308 to reinforce the protection of the Jordanian family", he said.

World Media Trump police speech draws ire for violent undertones
Author: 0 Trump police speech draws ire for violent undertones

When Donald Trump gave a speech to federal, state, and local law enforcement last week, encouraging them to be more physically forceful with suspects, he seemed deadly serious. The use of force by the police is, in Vernon's words, "one of the most sacred trusts they have been granted". Sessions has said far-reaching federal civil rights investigations of police departments can malign entire agencies and make officers less effective on the streets, but he has promised to prosecute ...

World Media 20% of Remainers want economic crash 'to teach Leave voters a lesson'
Author: 0 20% of Remainers want economic crash 'to teach Leave voters a lesson'

He said it would make negotiations with the European Union much easier, because the task of agreeing a special transitional regime as well as an eventual free trade agreement could be skipped. And as the European Union has demonstrated, if the United Kingdom isn't willing to reciprocate the offer being given to its citizens by the other EU countries, it'll be tricky to strike a deal that maintains everyone's rights.

World Media Booker Introduces Bill to Legalize Pot, Encourage States to Do the Same
Author: 0 Booker Introduces Bill to Legalize Pot, Encourage States to Do the Same

Although the proposed bill has yet to gain support from fellow members of Congress, Booker said he is hopeful that it will have bipartisan sponsorship. Booker slammed Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his stated goal of more thoroughly enforcing federal drug laws . Booker's bill, called the Marijuana Justice Act , would cut federal money from states with disproportionate marijuana arrest rates for minorities and the poor.

World Media Princeton Review Says SHU is Among Best in US
Author: 0 Princeton Review Says SHU is Among Best in US

The Princeton Review also named Bentley to its list of "Best Northeastern Schools" and "Top 50 Green Colleges ". "It doesn't surprise me one bit that Tulane got those high rankings", said one student who was just coming out of class. The lists aren't merely straightforward, focusing on academia and the like, but rather, the Princeton Review are superlative-based: think Best Party School and Most Conservative, for example.

World Media Pak lawmaker accuses Imran of harassing women party leaders
Author: 0 Pak lawmaker accuses Imran of harassing women party leaders

Kaira also said the seat of National Assembly she was still holding despite dissociating with her party was granted by the party. "I am glad that women are playing an active role in making a new Pakistan", he said, remembering his late mother and crediting her for teaching him to "stand firm for the truth and justice".

World Media Mary Berry back to judge a new TV cooking show
Author: 0 Mary Berry back to judge a new TV cooking show

Mary Berry will be the show's lead judge with Claudia Winkleman set to host. And rather than restricting contestants to baking, this show will focus on both modern and classic British dishes. Claudia Winkleman said, "I am over the moon to be part of this show". "I am slightly obsessed with Mary so will follow her around with my own moussaka for most of the filming".

World Media 'This Is Hindustan, Don't Make It Lynchistan': Congress In Parliament
Author: 0 'This Is Hindustan, Don't Make It Lynchistan': Congress In Parliament

Be it any government in the states or at the Centre... the figure remains the same", Rijiju said, citing figures of such reported incidents against Dalits and Muslims in various states over five years. "They [the Opposition] have made a joke in the name of secularism and are doing a drama." said Rijiju. He said there was an atmosphere of fear in the country, and questioned the sincerity of the PM's comments against mob violence.

World Media Body found in freezer in Campbell, 2 arrested
Author: 0 Body found in freezer in Campbell, 2 arrested

A man stored his girlfriend's body in a freezer while another woman pretended to be her, according to a prosecutor in Ohio. Youngstown Police are still investigating, but they believe the woman died in Youngstown, not Campbell. "Shannon's friends called her "Starr" and descried her as having a heart of gold, an angel on earth, supportive, outgoing, thoughtful and fun". 'Shannon has been missed and will always be missed.

World Media Government not serious about Backward Classes bill: Chidambaram
Author: 0 Government not serious about Backward Classes bill: Chidambaram

The bill was first passed in the Lok Sabha in April, but the as the opposition wanted more scrutiny, Rajya Sabha referred it to a select committee. The loss of face happened because the opposition took full advantage of the paucity of numbers on the treasury benches to get as many as four amendments passed.

World Media Fatal police shooting of 'emotionally disturbed' man raises questions on police protocols
Author: 0 Fatal police shooting of 'emotionally disturbed' man raises questions on police protocols

One officer fired a stun gun, but he kept advancing. One of the officers fired two shots from a Taser, striking the man in the arm and, said Chief of Patrol Terence Monahan. An unknown number of officers were treated for tinnitus, or ringing of the ears, but none were injured in the encounter, the police said. A disturbed man waving a carving knife in Brooklyn was shot by police yesterday after Tasers failed to stop him.

World Media Latest poll shows a record low approval for Donald Trump
Author: 0 Latest poll shows a record low approval for Donald Trump

There is more unpleasant news for President Donald Trump as a recent poll indicates that his approval rating sunk to a new low just as the month of August was set to begin. Not knowing that he had hit another record low , Trump considers his 50 percent approval rating in the survey correct. To be more specific, the Rasmussen Reports' daily Presidential Tracking Poll for the last day of July noted that President Trump's approval rating at the time stood at 39 percent .

World Media Texas 'campus carry' law expanding to community colleges
Author: 0 Texas 'campus carry' law expanding to community colleges

Acker says they have had a lot of questions over the last few days from students wondering where they can and cannot carry. Those five places are the Carter Fitness Center on Washington, Amarillo Museum of Arts, the Child Development Lab, along with the Gym And Dance Facility at the West campus and The Hagy Center For Young Children at the Medi-Park Campus.

World Media Herat mosque blast 'kills many' in Afghanistan
Author: 0 Herat mosque blast 'kills many' in Afghanistan

The attackers, who are both dead, targeted the mosque while around 300 people were inside. According to officials, the first attacker detonated his explosives outside the mosque and then the second attacker opened fire in the worshippers inside the mosque.

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