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Frozen cat survives after being found unresponsive in Montana snow bank

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Dr. Jevon Clark of the Animal Clinic of Kalispell said Thursday that Fluffy was unresponsive and her body temperature didn't register on the clinic's thermometers when her owners brought her in a week earlier. "These crabby cats are survivors", Clark said. The animal clinic posted before and after pictures of Fluffy's unexpected recovery with this final sentence: "Fluffy is unbelievable!" Fluffy immediately after her thaw. Read More »

Rejoice! Unicode Introduces New Emoji - Like a Wheelchair! And Garlic!

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This follows complaints by Apple that very few emojis spoke to the experience of people with disabilities. Also included are circles and squares in new colors, a brown heart, hindu temple, diya lamp, ringed planet, drop of blood, parachute, ballet shoes, axe, adhesive bandage, diving mask, chair, banjo, razor, stethoscope, kite, and yo-yo. Read More »

British IS hostage John Cantlie believed to be alive

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The group used Cantlie to present a series of propaganda videos for the group beginning two years after his capture. Ben Wallace, the Home Office minister, told a briefing that he would not go into details about Mr Cantlie's whereabouts, more than six years after the 48-year old was captured in Syria. Read More »

Elizabeth Warren registered for bar as 'Native American'

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Trump, for his part, uses the racial slur " Pocahontas " to describe the Massachusetts Democrat. Warren said. "There really is an important distinction of tribal citizenship". A Warren aide did not dispute the card's authenticity and declined to comment on whether there might be other unreported examples of her having claimed American Indian heritage. Read More »

Somali security forces kill 40 militants in southern region

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A auto bomb exploded at a shopping mall in Somalia's capital on Monday, killing two people and injuring four others in an attack probably by Islamist group al Shabaab , police said. However, no group has yet claimed responsibility. The group is trying to oust the Western-backed central government and establish its own rule based on its strict interpretation of sharia law. Read More »

Here's what experts say about the Iran nuclear deal

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Passage was expected, after the Senate voted to advance it in a procedural vote last week . 'Absent sustained (counterterrorism) pressure, ISIS could likely resurge in Syria within six to 12 months and regain limited territory, ' the report from the Pentagon's inspector general said. Read More »

Liam Neeson Premiere Cancels Red Carpet After Controversial Interview

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Reflecting on his behaviour, Liam acknowledged that he had acted in a "horrible, horrible" way, adding: "I've never admitted that, and I'm saying it to a journalist". "And I did it, I'd say maybe four or five times, until I caught myself on and it really shocked me, this primal urge I had", the actor continued. With Liam Neeson as Tuesday's guest, Good Morning America's Robin Roberts dedicated her entire interview to addressing the racist revenge story the actor admitted to in a ... Read More »

Medical examiner: North Texas man killed when e-cig explodes

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The battery exploded, melting plastic in her vehicle and send debris into William's face and neck. His left carotid artery was severed, the report says. Most of the fires and explosions occurred while the device was being used or stored in a pocket and none had resulted in death, according to the report. Read More »

Pope Francis confirms priests' abuse of nuns included "sexual slavery"

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He said the Catholic Church " shouldn't be scandalized by this ", adding that "there are steps in a process", and "we are working on it". In 2018, an investigative report from Chilean national TV unearthed allegations from at least six current and former nuns who have claimed that fellow nuns were dismissed from the order after making public allegations of sexual abuse . Read More »

Don´t send me to Bahrain´: refugee footballer pleads in Bangkok

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Al-Araibi's wife, who is back in Australia, recently spoke out against her husband's situation and declared he will be killed should he be sent back to Bahrain. He has refugee status in Australia, where he lives and plays for a semi-professional team, and was travelling on vacation. The 25-year-old is facing extradition proceedings by Bahrain, where he faces a 10-year prison term for allegedly vandalising a police station, if he is returned. Read More »

Keep your accounts more secure with Google's new Password Checkup Chrome extension

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At the same time, we need to ensure that no information about other unsafe usernames or passwords leaks in the process, and that brute force guessing is not an option. Google says that it won't keep bombarding you with alerts for just any username/password combination to avoid "fatiguing" the user. Google will limit disclosures to only share that these security events have occurred, without sharing personal account info. Read More »

Militant attack kills 10 policemen in northern Afghan province

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Ghani's allies in Washington insist Afghans should lead the peace process, and the months-long push by the United States to engage the Taliban has ostensibly been aimed at convincing them to negotiate with the government in Kabul . "The interim government will help find a way for a transparent election", he said, referring to presidential elections scheduled for July. The Taliban outreach is also drawing a host of rival powers into its orbit, all keen to ensure that any finale to the war ... Read More »

Surprising find for NIWA scientists in year-old seal poo

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Hupman had stuck it in the freezer, where it stayed for over a year until just three weeks ago, when researchers defrosted it and discovered something large and hard inside. The video shows the curious sea lions swimming about and approaching the kayak before darting off. The institute is now offering to return the USB stick to its owner, but for a price: They want more seal poop. Read More »

‘Ghost’ in woman’s closet turns out to be man wearing her clothes

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Astonishingly, someone answered: "Oh, my name's Drew ". When she checked inside, she noticed her clothes were disheveled and a few items were missing, Glenn said. He is being held in Guilford County Jail. Andrew Clyde Swofford , 30, was charged with misdemeanor breaking and entering after allegedly being found in a student's closet Saturday in Greensboro. Read More »

Axios: Trump's 'Executive Time' Contrasts With Structured Predecessors

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Meetings, according to Axios , included policy planning, legislative strategy and video recordings. Madeleine Westerhout, 28, is also the Director of Oval Office Operations and took to Twitter Sunday night to defend the president against a report that revealed Trump spent 60 per cent of the last three months in "executive time". Read More »

Nissan cancels plans to build the new X-Trail auto in UK

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As well as manufacturing it in Japan, Nissan also makes the X-Trail in China and Russian Federation. Britain promised Nissan up to £80-million ($137-million) of support and offered Brexit-related assurances to help secure a major investment from the Japanese auto maker in 2016, according to a well-guarded letter released on Monday. Read More »

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spoke with UK's Jeremy Corbyn on the phone

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In a tweet , the self-described Democratic Socialist noted that Archila lived in her district, and called her "living proof that the courage within all of us can change" the world. Trump is expected to deliver the address in the House Chamber Tuesday in front of members of Congress and their guests . Flake later said he wanted to delay the Senate vote to give the committee time to investigate. Read More »

UK's May set to head to Brussels on Thursday

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Bill 2017-2019 empowers the government to fund and negotiate healthcare deals in the event of British state pensioners being left without the "S1 form" arrangements for their healthcare in countries like France after the United Kingdom leaves the EU. Read More »

Korean Diplomats Meet ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

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Interested in South Korea? The US envoy for North Korea visited Cheong Wa Dae on Monday for a meeting with the top security adviser to discuss details of an upcoming second summit between Washington and Pyongyang, South Korea's presidential office said. Read More »

Iraqi president hits back at Trump over US presence

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According to Sky News, Salih said, "Don't overburden Iraq with your own issues". President Trump is standing by his plans to reduce the USA military footprint in the Middle East, but he said he intends to maintain a presence in Iraq to keep tabs on Rival Iran . Read More »

Pope Francis, Grand Imam of Al Azhar leave UAE

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He was greeted by Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed and was warmly embraced by Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayeb, the imam of Cairo's Al-Azhar, Sunni Islam's prestigious seat of learning. Officers fired 21 shots in the air, while jets flew overhead leaving white and yellow trails - the colours of the Vatican City flag. It is his first visit to the Arabian Peninsula . Read More »

Javid orders extradition of Vijay Mallya over fraud charges

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The UK Home Office confirmed to WION that Javid - "having carefully considered all relevant matters" - signed the order to extradite Mallya on Sunday, February 3. "The entire crown prosecution case and defense will be heard (in high court), and thereafter the court may choose to set aside or confirm the magistrate's order". Read More »

Virginia governor clings to office, ignoring calls to resign

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Former Gov. Douglas Wilder also said Northam had no other choice "but to resign". Northam's admission of blackening his face for a dance contest is an "example of the historical effects of institutional racism and the lack of awareness of the discrimination" against black people, the NAACP said. Read More »

Freezing rain leads to school bus cancellations

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Because of the rapidly dropping temperatures, the weather service advised that patchy freezing drizzle was developing behind the cold front. The agency predicts a modest amount snow and sleet will make driving conditions hazardous across northern IL. Read More »

Federal prosecutors subpoena records from Trump inaugural committee

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According to the subpoena, investigators want more information on bank accounts related to the inauguration ceremony, donors, foreign contributions, vendors and contractors, United States media reported on Tuesday. A source speaking with CNN also noted that investigators were looking to determine whether donors paid vendors directly for anything related to the inauguration. Read More »

Happy Chinese New Year!

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One of the 12 animal zodiac signs related to the Chinese New Year , the pig is believed to be a symbol of optimism, enthusiasm and being hardworking. Estimates put the number of Chinese-Argentines in the country at over 120,000. In Malaysia -- where 60% of the population is Muslim, and a quarter ethnic Chinese -- some shopping centres chose not to display pig decorations, while some shops kept them inside. Read More »

Dropping INF Treaty will let U.S

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Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said last week that it appeared as if Washington wasn't interested in negotiations about the treaty. The source, who has not been named, added: "The range of the sea-based Kalibr-NK missile will stand 2,600 kilometres in case of deploying it to land". Read More »

It's 'Executive Time': Leaked schedules show how Trump spends his work days

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Sanders also said that while Trump spends "much of his average day in scheduled meetings, events and calls, there is time to allow for a more creative environment that has helped make him the most productive president in modern history". As the New York Times reported in December : "At the midpoint of his term, Mr. Trump has grown more sure of his own judgment and more cut off from anyone else's than at any point since taking office". Read More »

Super Bowl TV ratings hit 10-year low for Patriots win

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A Los Angeles Rams player had quite the morbid outlook on things after his team lost to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII - the lowest-scoring game in National Football League history. There are a lot of them, and For The Win writer Steven Ruiz shared one on Twitter . But the Super Bowl, a low-scoring, punt-filled game won, 13-3, by New England, did not do as well when compared with recent years. Read More »