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Pence to visit Western Wall after pro-Israel speech

Vice President Mike Pence (L) embraces Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on January 22, 2018 during a visit to Jerusalem in which he pledged to move the US embassy to the disputed city by the end of 2019 US Vice President Mike Pence will visit Jerusalem’s Western Wall on Tuesday while Palestinians plan a general strike and protests after denouncing ...

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Pence to visit Western Wall after pro-Israel speech

Vice President Mike Pence (L) embraces Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on January 22, 2018 during a visit to Jerusalem in which he pledged to move the US embassy to the disputed city by the end of 2019 US Vice President Mike Pence will visit Jerusalem’s Western Wall on Tuesday while Palestinians plan a general strike and protests after denouncing ...

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China Invites Latin America to Take Part in ‘One Belt, One Road’

China invited Latin American and Caribbean countries to join its “One Belt, One Road” initiative on Monday, as part of an agreement to deepen economic and political cooperation in a region where U.S. influence is historically strong. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the region was a natural fit for the initiative, which China has leveraged to deepen economic and ...

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Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 California rapes

LOS ANGELES (AP) ” A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday with raping, assaulting and robbing four victims, California prosecutors said.Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez drove women to their homes, assaulted them, and stole property including cellphones, computers and jewelry, officials said. He collected his fare ...

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ICE Detains Polish Doctor Who Lived in US For 40 Years

Family, friends, and colleagues said they were heartbroken after a doctor in Kalamazoo, Michigan, was arrested four days ago by agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Jan. 16, according to CBS News. Lukasz Niec, 43, is a doctor at Bronson HealthCare who came from Poland to the U.S. as a child and is currently being detained in Calhoun ...

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Rare 9-Inch Snowfall Disrupts Transit In Tokyo

The Japanese capital of Tokyo on Tuesday dug out from more than 20 centimeters (8 inches) of snow that had snarled traffic, trapping cars on bridges and in tunnels, although transport delays remained around the metropolis. The snow that began on Monday morning tapered off early on Tuesday after dumping some 23 centimeters (9 inches) on a city that rarely ...

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