Baby taken from Japanese politician in assembly


Yoshitomo Sawada (third from left), chairman of the Kumamoto municiapl assembly, and others consult with Yuka Ogata about the presence of her infant son in the chamber on Nov. 22 in Kumamoto, Japan.

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 Baby taken from Japanese politician in assembly

Baby taken from Japanese politician in assembly

Yoshitomo Sawada (third from left), chairman of the Kumamoto municiapl assembly, and others consult with Yuka Ogata about the presence of her infant son in the chamber on Nov. 22 in Kumamoto, Japan.

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 Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

Nicole Dickey, 39, an adult learner at Community College Preparatory Academy in southeast Washington, poses for a picture in the computer laboratory Oct. 24, 2017. Faced with high illiteracy rates among city residents yet an extremely competitive job market, Washington is experimenting with adult education. The district has opened more than a dozen adult schools, both charter and traditional public ones that serve around 5,100 students. “My life has changed, I am here to make it better,? said Dickey, 39, who left high school after she became pregnant and spent the next two decades working low-paying jobs, raising five children, living on government assistance and struggling with alcoholism. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

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 Google Pixel 2 Update Improves Battery Life Estimates

Google Pixel 2 Update Improves Battery Life Estimates

Google Pixel 2 Update Improves Battery Life Estimates

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Roof protects Murray and Federer from lingering rain

Roof protects Murray and Federer from lingering rain

The rain is expected to ease off in time for men's quarter-final action at Wimbledon on Wednesday but even if it does not defending champion Andy Murray and seven-times winner Roger Federer will have the Centre Court roof to keep them dry.

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MSNBC host leaving the Republican party, becoming an independent

MSNBC host leaving the Republican party, becoming an independent

Co-host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" and former Republican U.S. congressman Joe Scarborough said on Tuesday that he is leaving the Republican party and becoming an independent during an appearance on a late-night talk show.

 Bangladesh PM claims 'forced disappearances take place in UK and US'

Bangladesh PM claims 'forced disappearances take place in UK and US'

Sheikh Hasina: As per statistics of 2009, 275,000 British citizens disappeared. Of them, the whereabouts of 20,000 is not known. If you consider America, the situation is even worse.

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 Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

Nicole Dickey, 39, an adult learner at Community College Preparatory Academy in southeast Washington, poses for a picture in the computer laboratory Oct. 24, 2017. Faced with high illiteracy rates among city residents yet an extremely competitive job market, Washington is experimenting with adult education. The district has opened more than a dozen adult schools, both charter and traditional public ones that serve around 5,100 students. “My life has changed, I am here to make it better,? said Dickey, 39, who left high school after she became pregnant and spent the next two decades working low-paying jobs, raising five children, living on government assistance and struggling with alcoholism. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

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 Pope's place as refugee champion tested in Myanmar

Pope's place as refugee champion tested in Myanmar

FILE - In this May 4, 2017, file photo, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, left, is welcomed by Pope Francis at the Vatican. Pope Francis heads to Myanmar and Bangladesh from Nov. 27, 2017 with the international community excoriating Myanmar's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims as "ethnic cleansing" but his own church resisting the label and defending the country's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, as the only hope for democracy. (Tony Gentile/Pool Photo via AP, File)

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 Diplomats Sound the Alarm as They Are Pushed Out in Droves

Diplomats Sound the Alarm as They Are Pushed Out in Droves

Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson at the White House on Monday. Mr. Tillerson has made no secret of his belief that the State Department is a bloated bureaucracy.

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 Universities revoke journalism awards given to Charlie Rose

Universities revoke journalism awards given to Charlie Rose

FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2017 file photo, Charlie Rose attends New York Magazine's 50th Anniversary Celebration at Katz's Delicatessen in New York. Rose, who was fired this week by CBS News and PBS in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women, has now lost accolades from two universities. Both Arizona State University and the University of Kansas announced the decisions Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

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 Lolita the killer whale may never go free. And that could be what's best for her, scientists say

Lolita the killer whale may never go free. And that could be what's best for her, scientists say

Lolita the killer whale performing its 40th anniversary performance at Miami Seaquarium.

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 How the Pentagon is preparing for the coming drone wars

How the Pentagon is preparing for the coming drone wars

Raytheon has mounted a high-energy laser weapon on top of a militarized dune buggy that it says can be used to take out drones.

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 US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

This Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, file photo shows the Washington office of the Palestine Liberation Organization. Last week, U.S. officials said the Palestine Liberation Organization mission in Washington had to close because the Palestinians had violated a provision in U.S. law. But the State Department said Friday, Nov. 24, that the office can stay open, with restrictions.

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 Top US commander in Afghanistan: 'Still in a stalemate,' but gaining momentum

Top US commander in Afghanistan: 'Still in a stalemate,' but gaining momentum

Top US commander in Afghanistan: 'Still in a stalemate,' but gaining momentum

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 Giffords group asks web hosts to shut down 'ghost gun' sites

Giffords group asks web hosts to shut down 'ghost gun' sites

FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2017, file photo, an ATF agent poses with homemade rifles, or "ghost guns," at an ATF field office in Glendale, Calif. A gun control group founded by former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords asked two web hosting companies on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, to shut down websites selling parts and machines that help make untraceable homemade firearms known as “ghost guns.? The Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence asked the providers that host GhostGunner.net and GhostGuns.com to disable the websites for violating the hosting companies terms of service. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

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