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People Twitter suspends accounts of far-right British group retweeted by Trump
Author: 0 Twitter suspends accounts of far-right British group retweeted by Trump

Instead of relying on the content of tweets alone, Twitter announced Monday, the company will now take into account what a person's profile contains - whether they're associated with any known hate groups or espouse ideology that violates Twitter's terms and conditions, such as white supremacy or vocal support of terrorist groups.

Author: 0 Darren Chester dumped in cabinet reshuffle

After creating the Home Affairs super-agency of Australia's national security, border security, and intelligence agencies earlier this year, Turnbull has appointed Peter Dutton as the home affairs minister. Mr Porter's expected promotion from Social Services to Attorney-General - he is a former treasurer and attorney-general in the Western Australian Parliament - will trigger further changes to the cabinet, and the outer ministry.

People Court orders Trump administration to give immigrant teens abortion access
Author: 0 Court orders Trump administration to give immigrant teens abortion access

Separate from the request for emergency relief, the ACLU is also seeking class certification and a permanent injunction against what it says is the Trump administration's new policy from March prohibiting all federally funded shelters from taking any action to facilitate abortion access for unaccompanied minors.

People Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London
Author: 0 Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London

She became a priest in 2006 after spending more than 35 years in the National Health Service, Britain's publicly funded health care system. The Bishop of Maidstone, the Right Rev Rod Thomas - whose supervises clergy who will not accept women priests or bishops - said: 'Despite my own concerns over women bishops I think she will be a very positive force for the Church in London'.

People Gujarat Election Result: Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani sweeps Vadgam
Author: 0 Gujarat Election Result: Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani sweeps Vadgam

Mevani has been the Dalit face of the three young Turks who have challenged the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the state. He emerged a victor from a reserved Assembly constituency for Scheduled Caste candidate. Mevani went up against a relative newcomer from the BJP - Vijay Chakravarti in Vadgam. Jignesh said, "I express my gratitude to the people of Vadgam for all their support".

People Princess Charlotte to begin nursery school with all-female staff
Author: 0 Princess Charlotte to begin nursery school with all-female staff

A Kensington Palace spokeswoman said the couple "felt it was ideal as a first step for Princess Charlotte's early education and they were impressed by the team that work there". A page on the school's website titled "Settling In" says it wants "the transition from home to nursery school to be a happy time for your child". "This enables children to gain first-hand experiences that effectively consolidate their learning".

People No noise over EVM 'hacking' after polls result
Author: 0 No noise over EVM 'hacking' after polls result

The voting for the two-phase Gujarat Assembly election ended on Thursday and counting of votes will be held on December 18. "All arrangements have been made in Gujarat by the chief electoral officer of the state in view of the counting", he said.

People Could Your Christmas Tree Be Making You Sick?
Author: 0 Could Your Christmas Tree Be Making You Sick?

Lada and his team have engineered balsam fir trees that retain their needles longer after harvest - up to 72 days. They say they expect to have enough trees for their customers as the Holiday season winds down. Here's a roundup of some non-tree Christmas trees sent to CBC by Islanders with some imagination and time. In the past, she's had a noble fir - a more sparse tree that reminds her of the humble-but-charming Charlie Brown tree .

People Pentagon Office Investigates UFOs
Author: 0 Pentagon Office Investigates UFOs

Although its funding ended in 2012, officials have reportedly continued to investigate sightings of unusual aerial phenomena and suspicious objects alongside their daily duties. The program was shut down back in 2012 when its funding was cut according to the Pentagon . The Pentagon, however, openly acknowledged the fate of the programme when their Spokeswoman said, "the Advanced Aviation Threat Identification Programme ended in the 2012 timeframe".

People Woman killed by her own dogs while on a walk, police say
Author: 0 Woman killed by her own dogs while on a walk, police say

In an unprecedented move, Sheriff Agnew showed the journalists photos from the scene taken the night Stephens' body was discovered. Friends said Stephens had recently been receiving death threats prior to the incident, which is another reason why they question whether the dogs were to blame.

People Rescuers search for dozens missing after Philippine storm
Author: 0 Rescuers search for dozens missing after Philippine storm

Sofronio Dacillo, the head of the NDRRMC provincial chapter in Biliran, complained they were hampered by lack of access to the disaster sites due to the major damage on at least five bridges connecting the communities as well as flooded roads.

People Orange Weather Warning Issued For Ireland
Author: 0 Orange Weather Warning Issued For Ireland

After the cold snap, those in the capital can expect things to warm up in the run-up to Christmas, with temperatures rising as high as 11 degrees celsius by Thursday. Temperatures are expected to drop tonight to as low as -2C (28.4F) in some areas of the county and a dense fog is due in the morning. In terms of road conditions today , there are no further reports of ice affecting routes around Wicklow Town and Carrick-on-Shannon.

People Coolio claims Eminem could be killed over Trump diss tracks
Author: 0 Coolio claims Eminem could be killed over Trump diss tracks

Eminem's bringing current events - namely, dissing President Trump - back to the forefront of hip-hop. but Coolio says Em might wanna watch his back. They don't wanna hear anything that's controversial, really, because they don't have time for that". "This generation, I think they ready for something.

People Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas, under fire over rallies, retires abruptly
Author: 0 Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas, under fire over rallies, retires abruptly

Heaphy's report said that in addition to the Charlottesville Police Department's slow and inadequate response, the chief allegedly attempted to hide communications related to the rally from the investigation. The driver, James Alex Fields, Jr., has been charged with first-degree murder. Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old woman protesting against hundreds of white nationalists, was killed when a man drove a auto through a crowd of counter protesters.

People Gujarat victory an 'endorsement' of PM Modi's policies: Vijay Rupani
Author: 0 Gujarat victory an 'endorsement' of PM Modi's policies: Vijay Rupani

Congress, which was leading after initial counting giving the BJP some jittery moments, is leading in 75 seats. "I would like to give credit for this victory to the people of Gujarat". "I thank the people of Gujarat and Himachal with all my heart for the love they showed me". According to the latest results, the ruling BJP won or is winning in 99 out of the total 182 seats in Gujarat, and can get a simple majority.

People Oh baby! Check out the top newborn names
Author: 0 Oh baby! Check out the top newborn names

As 2017 winds down, Des Moines hospitals are revealing the most popular baby names in their maternity wards. On the boys' side, the top names were Oliver, Henry, and Liam. According to the province's statement, since the release of the Netflix series " The Crown ", "Ontario top baby names have seen a royal increase, with an increase in Elizabeths, Margarets and Winstons".

People Pence postpones Mideast trip to mid-January, citing tax bill
Author: 0 Pence postpones Mideast trip to mid-January, citing tax bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence on Monday postponed his trip to Egypt and Israel until mid-January, citing the need to preside over the Senate on a sweeping tax overhaul. Nevertheless, Jason Greenblatt, US President Donald Trump's special representative for worldwide negotiations, will still travel as planned to Israel this week "to continue working on the administration's peace efforts".

People Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan
Author: 0 Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan

The class character of the bill is revealed most nakedly in its drastic reduction in the estate tax , a boon to the richest 0.2 percent of the population. PERSONAL EXEMPTION: Ends $4,050 individual personal exemption. But the final compromise bill, unveiled Friday by Republicans in the Senate and House, explicitly closes this loophole.