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Author: 0 Norma McCorvey, Roe v. Wade Plaintiff, Dies at 69

In her affidavit filed with the US District Court in Dallas, Texas, McCorvey, the "Jane Roe" in Roe vs Wade, said the case was wrongfully decided. In Texas, where she lived, abortion was only legal if the life of the woman was in danger.

Author: 0 Woman charged after fatal Sydney fight

The ambulance paramedics arrived to find the man in critical condition but he died at the scene. The women were not injured during the incident; however, a 35-year-old man sustained minor injuries. "Four of them seem to live at this address; one of the males was at an establishment with them earlier in the day". A Wexford County councillor, John O'Rourke, told the "Irish Independent" that the town has been numbed by the tragedy.

Global Media Terrorist Nicknamed 'Blind Sheik' Dies in US Prison
Author: 0 Terrorist Nicknamed 'Blind Sheik' Dies in US Prison

The indictment said Abdel-Rahman and his followers planned to "levy a war of urban terrorism against the United States" as part of a jihad - or holy war - to stop US support for Israel and change its overall Middle East policy. At the age of just 10-month he lost his eyesight. In the mid-1980s, Abdel-Rahman made his way to Afghanistan, where he built a strong rapport with former Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

Global Media Former presidential aide, Samsung chief quizzed over corruption allegations
Author: 0 Former presidential aide, Samsung chief quizzed over corruption allegations

Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee will face charges including concealment of criminal proceeds, perjury, illicit transfer of assets overseas, embezzlement, and bribery. Otherwise Park would be able to see her five-year term out in February next year. Now there's no word on whether lawyers representing Lee will contest the arrest or seek bail.

Global Media Gambia's new president set for inauguration
Author: 0 Gambia's new president set for inauguration

Barrow has pledged to reverse numerous actions that Jammeh took during his more than two decades of power. Today is also Gambia's 52nd Independence Day celebration. "Under my presidency, we will try to ensure the sovereign protection and development of all children" and will work to make free education a reality, he said.

Global Media Tony Blair: Scottish independence case 'much more credible'
Author: 0 Tony Blair: Scottish independence case 'much more credible'

Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. However, Mr Blair received support from former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg, who said: "I agreed with every single word of that". Iain Duncan Smith described the speech as "both arrogant and a form of bullying". He is expected to argue that Brexit will only reduce new arrivals from Europe by a fraction and not address the "core of the immigration question", the issues of assimilation and security among immigrants from non-European ...

Author: 0 United Kingdom 'reassured' by GM's plans for Vauxhall cars

The call comes after it emerged that General Motors is mulling the sale of Opel, which includes Vauxhall in the United Kingdom and its 4,500 staff. However, Clark said yesterday that he had been "reassured" after talks with GM chairman Dan Ammann, reports The Guardian .

Global Media Iran, Russia, Syria Envoys Meet Before Astana Talks
Author: 0 Iran, Russia, Syria Envoys Meet Before Astana Talks

As Syria's war approaches its seventh year, two new rounds of talks on resolving the conflict are scheduled to take place in Astana and Geneva. As a result of the talks, Russia, Iran and Turkey agreed to establish a trilateral mechanism to monitor the ceasefire that came into effect on December 30, 2016.

Global Media The Kremlin suddenly wants Russian media to stop talking about Trump
Author: 0 The Kremlin suddenly wants Russian media to stop talking about Trump

The new tone is a departure from opinions Trump expressed past year on the conflict between Ukraine and Russian Federation. Among the many mysteries of Donald Trump - in some ways the central foreign policy question - is the new president's consistently uncritical view of Russian Federation and its president, Vladimir Putin, a stance that never wavered throughout the long campaign or since the election.

Author: 0 Trump Calls News Media the 'Enemy of the American People'

Trump tweeted his enemy of the people tweet twice. "Russia is fake news", Trump told reporters, for instance. He then deleted the tweet and issued a new one, making room for ABC and CBS . The GOP's media survey also comes a day after Trump held an hour and 15 minutes news conference that was initially meant to announce his new pick for labor secretary, but turned into him answering reporters' questions and slamming "fake news".

Author: 0 Bushfires continue to blaze across New South Wales

Building Impact Assessment teams are continuing to assess all areas affected by fire around the State. Firefighters on the ground are being supported by helicopters and Hercules aircraft and water tankers. Captains Flat Road remained closed between Briars Sharrow Road and the Kings Highway on Friday. NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) crews responded to four fires caused by lightning strikes on Friday.

Global Media Middle East peace may not be two-state solution says White House
Author: 0 Middle East peace may not be two-state solution says White House

Asked about his preference for a Middle East peace solution he told reporters, "I can live with either". I'm not even sure what all this one-state and two-state stuff is about. Yes, they objected occasionally, in rhetoric, but, in action, never did. "But I think we'll find out more about that tomorrow". "Without ensuring justice for the Palestinian people, the Palestinian issue will remain unresolved", stressed Momani, who is also minister of state for media affairs.

Global Media Church offers refuge for immigrant mother
Author: 0 Church offers refuge for immigrant mother

After much thought, the woman, who has applied for a U visa - a type of visa "set aside for victims of certain crimes who have suffered mental or physical abuse and are helpful to law enforcement or government officials in the investigation or prosecution of criminal activity", - accepted an invitation to take refuge at the First Unitarian Church in Denver.

Author: 0 Ben Sasse to attend 53rd annual Munich Security Conference in Germany

The UN secretary general and representatives of other worldwide organisations like NATO, EU, Green Peace and Transparency global are also joining the conference. Announced attendees include Vice President Mike Pence , Defense Secretary James Mattis , U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg .

Global Media Dan Carter allegedly caught drink driving in Paris
Author: 0 Dan Carter allegedly caught drink driving in Paris

I am just glad no one was harmed. The Racing 92 star had to leave his vehicle, but was not placed in custody. He will reportedly appear in court, Closer magazine and L'Equipe reported. He remains the record points scorer in worldwide rugby. Dan Carter has reportedly flown back to New Zealand for a holiday. The 34-year-old World Cup victor suffered a groin injury last month and is still undergoing treatment, while the French Top 14 takes a break next weekend for the Six Nations.

Global Media Hundreds Of Migrants Storm EU Border Fence, Clash With Police
Author: 0 Hundreds Of Migrants Storm EU Border Fence, Clash With Police

In Ceuta, officials said two migrants and 11 officers were hurt. Ceuta is separated from the rest of Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar. A Civil Guard spokesman said police clashed with the migrants at the Tarajal area of the fence. Authorities managed to stop a similar storming January 1 when 1,100 people from sub-Saharan Africa stormed the fence in an "extremely violent and organized" way.