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Monday, January 22, 2018

    Category: World

    Syria offensive: Turkish troops ‘capture villages’ in Afrin

    • BBC
    • Jan 22, 2018 - 06:06 AM
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    The ground offensive in the Afrin region is aimed at ousting Kurdish fighters, Turkey says.

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    Scarlett Johansson labelled ‘hypocrite’ for… - news of today

    Scarlett Johansson labelled ‘hypocrite’ for calling out James Franco

    • ABC
    • Jan 22, 2018 - 05:25 AM
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    Actress Scarlett Johansson is being accused of hypocrisy for slamming actor James Franco over sexual misconduct allegations after previously defending director Woody Allen, who has himself been accused of sexual assault.

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    Philippines news chief meets investigators as… - news of today

    Philippines news chief meets investigators as media crackdown fears grow

    • ABC
    • Jan 22, 2018 - 03:29 AM
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    The head of a Philippine news site ordered closed for ownership violations meets state investigators to answer what she calls a “suspicious” complaint about a five-year-old story, as domestic fears grow of an impending crackdown on media.

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    Australian moved to cell in Cambodia with 140 prisoners - news of today

    Australian moved to cell in Cambodia with 140 prisoners

    • ABC
    • Jan 22, 2018 - 01:26 AM
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    Australian filmmaker James Ricketson — accused of espionage in Cambodia — is moved to a prison cell with 140 other detainees.

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    Road Trip: Marfa Road Trip: Big Sky and Prada… - news of today

    Road Trip: Marfa Road Trip: Big Sky and Prada and Cowboys — Oh My!

    • NY TIMES
    • Jan 22, 2018 - 12:00 AM
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    When you escape your life at 45, as in a Thelma and Louise-level escape, you go on a road trip. The writer and her best friends of 25 years picked Marfa, the artist hub in the middle of the West Texas desert, as their destination.

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    US shutdown: Government services closed as working week begins

    • BBC
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 11:28 PM
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    Many federal services will not open on Monday as politicians struggle to agree on a new budget.

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    ‘It’s a miracle’: Tonga’s Rio flag-bearer… - news of today

    ‘It’s a miracle’: Tonga’s Rio flag-bearer qualifies for Winter Olympics

    • ABC
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 09:31 PM
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    In what’s being pitched as a Pacific version of the hit 1993 film Cool Runnings, Tongan Pita Taufatofua follows up his Rio Olympics appearance with qualification for the cross country skiing event at the Winter Games.

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    After #OscarsSoWhite, Hispanics Seek Their… - news of today

    After #OscarsSoWhite, Hispanics Seek Their Hollywood Moment

    • NY TIMES
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 09:00 PM
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    The last time a Hispanic actor was nominated for an Academy Award was 2012 and, according to a study, only 3 percent of speaking characters in films are Latino.

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    Venezuela’s Most-Wanted Rebel Shared His… - news of today

    Venezuela’s Most-Wanted Rebel Shared His Story, Just Before Death

    • NY TIMES
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 08:57 PM
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    Óscar Pérez, the policeman who commandeered a helicopter and called on Venezuelans to rise up, spoke with The Times in the days and hours before he was killed.

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    Here’s why the SAG awards are a little… - news of today

    Here’s why the SAG awards are a little different this year

    • ABC
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 08:22 PM
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    The Screen Actors Guild awards have kicked off in Hollywood, and this year they’ve shaken things up. For one, Kristen Bell is the first-ever host. Here’s what else has changed.

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    Pope Lauds Peru’s Young, but Stays Silent on… - news of today

    Pope Lauds Peru’s Young, but Stays Silent on Church Sex Abuse

    • NY TIMES
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 07:12 PM
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    Ending his weeklong visit to Latin America, Francis did not address an abuse scandal by a Roman Catholic group based in Peru.

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    White House changes voicemail to say Democrats… - news of today

    White House changes voicemail to say Democrats ‘holding Government hostage’

    • ABC
    • Jan 21, 2018 - 07:05 PM
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    Callers to a White House phone line hear a message accusing Democrats of holding funding hostage to an “unrelated immigration debate”. The message has been labelled childish by some, but praised by others as a call to arms.

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