• Former first daughter Barbara Bush married in Kennebunkport
Former first daughter Barbara Bush married in Kennebunkport

The bride, who serves as the co-founder and chair of Global Health Corps, a non-profit that supports emerging health professionals, wore an ivory silk crepe Vera Wang custom gown, according to the statement. As for her something blue? Coyne is an actor and screenwriter whose credits include " Jarhead " and "Snowtown". According to Page Six, cou...

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  • Bulgarian journalist killed after reporting on corruption
Bulgarian journalist killed after reporting on corruption

Her death was caused by blows to the head and suffocation, and her mobile phone, vehicle keys, glasses and some of her clothing were missing, he said. It is not known if Marinova's murder is linked to her journalism work. "This is a topic on which no other Bulgarian national media dared to report on", he told The Associated Press.

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  • Palestinian kills two Israelis in West Bank shooting: army
Palestinian kills two Israelis in West Bank shooting: army

The man and one woman died at the scene. The Palestinian used a homemade gun in the attack, known locally as a Carlo , according to Conricus. Another woman in her 50s was seriously wounded. "One of the workers was sacked and he didn't like the owner". Last month, a Palestinian teenager stabbed an Israeli to death at a junction at the entrance ...

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  • Michael reaches hurricane strength as it churns toward Florida
Michael reaches hurricane strength as it churns toward Florida

After hitting Florida , the storm is then forecast to move northeast along the Atlantic Coast and batter the Carolinas, which are still recovering from Hurricane Florence last month. A hurricane watch has been declared for the Alabama-Florida border to the Suwannee River in Florida. Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued an order for a state of emer...

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  • Economists Nordhaus, Romer awarded 2018 Nobel prize
Economists Nordhaus, Romer awarded 2018 Nobel prize

Previous macroeconomic research had emphasized technological innovation as a driver of growth but had not modelled how market conditions and economic decisions affected creation of new technologies, the academy said. His economic approaches to global warming include modelling to determine the efficient path for coping with climate change. Nordhau...

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  • Ireland urges May to publish plan to break border deadlock
Ireland urges May to publish plan to break border deadlock

Negotiators are yet to find a solution that is acceptable to both sides. He will also meet the Chair of the European Parliament's Brexit Steering Group, Guy Verhofstadt. "I do understand all the sensitivities from all the communities in Northern Ireland and we need to move this issue forward and we need to come to a resolution".

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  • Kavanaugh Sworn in As Supreme Court Justice
Kavanaugh Sworn in As Supreme Court Justice

Police stood guard at the doors. Kavanaugh would replace the retired Justice Anthony Kennedy, who was a swing vote on issues such as abortion, campaign finance and same-sex marriage. "The Supreme Court has always been an institution above partisan politics - until yesterday", Reynolds said. "We didn't attack Merrick Garland's background and...

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  • Melania Trump: I don’t always agree with Trump, and I tell him
Melania Trump: I don’t always agree with Trump, and I tell him

But the New York Times described her presence as providing acts of grace for a government with tense relations with Africa, including "softening the image" of the Trump administration. However, the first lady did make a statement in regard to her time visiting Kenya. First lady Melania Trump waves before entering the Great Pyramid as s...

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  • Mike Pompeo has frosty start to China visit
Mike Pompeo has frosty start to China visit

Pompeo also said the two sides are "pretty close" to finalizing a second meeting between U.S. President Trump and the North's Supreme Leader. In Pyongyang on Sunday, Pompeo and Kim met for about 3-1/2 hours, first in a business session and then in a 90-minute luncheon that the North Korean leader hosted at a state guesthouse, according to the poo...

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  • Pence speech to slam China over threats, Taiwan
Pence speech to slam China over threats, Taiwan

Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said: "These are unwarranted accusations against China's domestic and foreign policies and they slandered China by claiming that China meddles in U.S. As reported by The Intercept , Google's senior research scientist Jack Poulson also resigned due to the lack of transparency in the project. "...

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  • Brett Kavanaugh Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice
Brett Kavanaugh Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

But Maine's senior senator was clearly pained by the notion that her confirmation vote for Kavanaugh means she is abandoning women's rights issues, the TV stations reported. White House advisers are encouraging him to keep Kavanaugh in the spotlight in the campaign's final weeks. "But what you just said now was it's a question of whether or not the...

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  • Authorities identify suspect in shooting of multiple officers in SC
Authorities identify suspect in shooting of multiple officers in SC

Florence Mayor Stephen Wukela praised "his determination, humility, humor and courage, but most of all, his temperament and his ability to bring order and peacefulness to the toughest of situations", he said . Hopkins earned his law license after he left the military but was disbarred a few years later for mishandling money. The records show Hop...

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  • Nobel peace prize 2018 winners: who are Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad?
Nobel peace prize 2018 winners: who are Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad?

Murad is a joint victor of the prize with Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege in recognition of their work to end sexual violence in war. Mukwege and his staff have treated thousands of patients who have fallen victim to such assaults at the Panzi Hospital , Bukavu.

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  • Sen. Hirono Calls FBI Kavanaugh Investigation A
Sen. Hirono Calls FBI Kavanaugh Investigation A "Sham"

Murkowski said she would vote no on his confirmation. Comedian Amy Schumer and model-actress Emily Ratajkowski were among the more than 300 people arrested at various protests on Capitol Hill on Thursday while senators reviewed the FBI report on the investigation into the allegations against Kavanaugh.

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  • In Sweden, the child found the artifact
In Sweden, the child found the artifact

Mikael Nordstrom of the local Jonkoping County museum told The Local the museum believes the relic dates back to 5th or 6th century AD, pre-Viking Age. " Why it has come to be there, we don't know ", he told the site. "The sword found her!'". Was a wealthy noble buried in the lake, as from a scene in "Game of Thrones"? "At first we though...

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  • Me Too movement reacts angrily to Brett Kavanaugh's controversial confirmation
Me Too movement reacts angrily to Brett Kavanaugh's controversial confirmation

In a statement, the court says Chief Justice John Roberts will administer the Constitutional Oath and retired Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy will administer the Judicial Oath in a private ceremony at the Supreme Court . Kavanaugh has denied the allegation. Collins also shrugged off Bash's mention that her support for Kavanaugh had drawn ...

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  • British man dies after being bitten by a sea snake
British man dies after being bitten by a sea snake

More than 30 species are found in tropical waters off the coast of Queensland and the Northern Territory, while some are known to live in cooler waters as far south as Victoria and Tasmania. He was declared dead after his boat reached the coastal town of Borroloola, police said. A NT police spokeswoman said: "Police will continue with their enqui...

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  • Limo crash at popular tourist spot kills 20, officials say
Limo crash at popular tourist spot kills 20, officials say

The Times Union reports that at least two vehicles - including an SUV-style stretch limo reported to be en route to a wedding - were involved in the crash on Saturday afternoon. New York State Police said parts of Routes 30 and 30A were closed for hours Saturday into Sunday, but were reopened around 4:00am when the scene was cleared.

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  • Deadly natural disaster hits Haiti
Deadly natural disaster hits Haiti

According Secretary of State for Communications Eddy Jackson Alexis, a preliminary report indicated that 11 people had died and 135 injured. President Jovenel Moise, 50, urged people to remain calm and tweeted that he had ordered "all of the republic's resources" to be directed toward recovery efforts.

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  • Susan Rice Raises Hand When Jen Psaki Asks for Collins Challengers
Susan Rice Raises Hand When Jen Psaki Asks for Collins Challengers

Lisa Murkowski , R-Alaska, voted "no". Kavanaugh's expected two-vote victory in itself underscored how unusually divisive his nomination fight has been. In fact, the first of the accuser Christine Blasey Ford, a professor in California, and Kavanaugh made dramatic appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee to present their case.

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