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Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:47
Protesters hold signs during the Women's Unity Rally at Foley Square on January 19, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Angela Weiss / AFP) (Photo credit should read ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images)
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The President's latest offer would link his $5.7B demand for a border wall with extending DACA and TPS protections. Trump will speak at 4 p.m. ET.

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:36
House Democrats are pushing forward with legislation to beef up security at the borders without funding for the wall demanded by President Donald Trump, a move bound to intensify the standoff over a partial government shutdown heading into its fifth week.
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Scuffles break out as 'yellow vests' march in Paris in latest protest

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:35
Scuffles broke out on Saturday as around 7,000 "yellow vest" demonstrators marched through Paris in a 10th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's government.
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Death toll from Mexico fuel pipeline blast rises to 66

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:35
At least 66 people were killed after a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel thieves exploded in Mexico, authorities said on Saturday, as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended the army despite its failure to clear the site before the blast.
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Trump says U.S. 'made a lot of progress' with North Korea

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:20
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he had "an incredible" meeting with North Korea's nuclear envoy Kim Yong Chol and the two sides had made "a lot of progress" on denuclearization.
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A chilling tale of murder, kidnapping and escape in rural America

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:09
Jake Patterson lasted only two days as a temp at the Saputo cheese factory in Almena, Wisconsin, a largely forgettable stint but for a brief stop behind a school bus while driving to work on a desolate stretch of US Highway 8.
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Women's marches kick off with focus on 2020 and progressive policies

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:03
Demonstrators are gathering for the Women's March in Washington and related rallies across the country Saturday, with many of the movement's supporters looking to channel two years of momentum and common cause against President Donald Trump into progressive policies.
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Smerconish: Everyone's BS alarm should've been blinking red

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:03
CNN's Michael Smerconish questions coverage of BuzzFeed's report after Robert Mueller says the characterization of documents and testimony regarding Michael Cohen's congressional testimony are "not accurate."
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Divisions complicate the movement

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:02
CNN's Rebecca Buck looks at why this year's Women's March is being overshadowed by controversy.
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Women's March targeted by Facebook scam

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 19:01
Hundreds of fake Women's March Facebook pages run by scammers in Bangladesh have prompted concern from American activists and have proven challenging for Facebook to keep under control, a CNN investigation has found.
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'We have had enough' say Hungarians rallying against PM Orban

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:54
Several thousand Hungarians demonstrated in Budapest on Saturday against Prime Minister Viktor Orban and a new overtime law that has drawn workers out to the streets in several protest rallies.
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This is how much of the border wall has been built so far

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:50
Nearly two years into Donald Trump's presidency, the border wall that was a signature promise of his campaign hasn't been built.
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Bulgaria charges six after terrorism financing arrests

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:50
Bulgarian prosecutors have charged five Syrian citizens and a Bulgarian woman alleged to be members of a crime group which had sent more than 25 million euros ($28 million) to foreign terrorist organizations since 2016.
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1-year-old model goes viral for her hair

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:32
Baby Chanco, a one-year-old famous for her luxurious hair, has become the new face of Pantene Japan.
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Trump explains toughest thing he's had to do as President

Associated Press - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:29
President Trump talks to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House before departing to Dover Air Force base.
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Spanish rescuers start drilling to reach boy trapped in well

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:13
Rescuers in southern Spain began drilling on Saturday in hopes of rescuing a two-year-old boy trapped in a deep well for six days.
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Merkel eyes closer cooperation in EU defense systems

Reuters - Sat, 19/01/2019 - 18:12
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday the European Union must deepen cooperation in defense and in particular weapons systems development, warning Germans that they may need to make compromises on strict export controls.
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