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Syrian Kurdish women march to end gender-based violence

World / Social Issues Nov 26, 2018

Syrian Kurdish women march to end gender-based violence

Hundreds of female protesters took to the streets of the Syrian Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli on Sunday to call for an end to violence against women. Some banging large drums and others ululating, they marched through the streets, an AFP correspondent said. "Underage marriage is a ...

Blue Jays trade suspended reliever Roberto Osuna to Astros

Baseball / MLB Jul 31, 2018

Blue Jays trade suspended reliever Roberto Osuna to Astros

The Toronto Blue Jays dealt suspended pitcher Roberto Osuna to the Houston Astros on Monday in exchange for three pitchers, including right-hander Ken Giles. The 23-year-old Mexico native is eligible to return on Sunday from a 75-game ban under MLB's domestic violence policy. Jays general manager ...

White House points fingers over security clearance scandal

World / Politics Feb 13, 2018

White House points fingers over security clearance scandal

Under pressure to explain how top White House staff worked for a year without full security clearance, Donald Trump's administration on Monday pointed its finger toward the FBI and intelligence agencies. The White House has struggled to explain how disgraced aide Rob Porter came to ...