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Mass Grave Discovered in Ireland

The mother and baby home era is one of the last dark secrets of Catholic run Ireland . The Bon Secours sisters said they could not comment on the Tuam investigation because all their records for the home were given to city officials when the residence closed in 1961. Read More

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MA town offering support after mom, 4 children killed in house fire

MA town offering support after mom, 4 children killed in house fire

Two occupants of the house escaped. Officials said the home was fully engulfed by the time they arrived and were initially told that everyone inside the home had been accounted for. The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but officials believe the cause was a wood stove in the kitchen and believe it was accidental. The community is offering their support to a father and daughter after a deadly house fire in Warwick. Read More

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Families aim to raise $50 million to search for Flight 370

Families aim to raise $50 million to search for Flight 370

The 239 people on board are still missing after the Boeing 777 went missing on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, almost three years ago. "Funding has never been the issue but we have to be more sure and more credible. "We are already talking to experts". Late past year, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau's finding suggested pilot Zaharie Ahmad Shah was not in control of the plane upon impact, effectively ruling our murder-suicide. Read More

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Dozens flee homes as 'World War-II bomb' found in London

Dozens flee homes as 'World War-II bomb' found in London

There is no service between Willesden Junction and Camden Road and reduced service between Stratford and Camden Road. Several businesses, as well as Marylebone Boys' School, were also evacuated. A tweet from the local authority reads: "A suspected unexploded WW2 bomb found near the jct of #WillesdenLane". She added: "People were a bit panicky". Read More

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Latest round of Syria peace talks ends on positive note

Latest round of Syria peace talks ends on positive note

In light of this, the High Negotiations Committee (HNC), which is the Riyadh-based opposition umbrella group, may find it harder and harder to exert pressure on its government counterpart. Meanwhile, back in Syria, Syrian army units were clearing landmines and explosives left behind by ISIL militants in the historic town of Palmyra on Friday, a day after government troops and allied militiamen recaptured it from the extremists. Read More

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French candidate Fillon's home searched in corruption probe

French candidate Fillon's home searched in corruption probe

Fillon has denied any wrongdoing and complained of judicial and media bias that amounted to a " political assassination ". "It's not just me they are killing, but the French presidential election", he said. Earlier, Fillon had triggered a frenzy of speculation he might be about to quit when he abruptly canceled a campaign appearance at the Paris farm show without giving a reason. Read More

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Pres. Trump's supporters & critics rally in MI

Pres. Trump's supporters & critics rally in MI

Bracketed by the state Legislature and the legislative office building, people carried signs and wore shirts backing Trump. Organizers of the pro-Trump event have said they want to provide a counterpoint to the anti-Trump rallies that have drawn thousands of people nationwide since the inauguration. Read More

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President Duterte digs in on renewed war on drugs

President Duterte digs in on renewed war on drugs

Human Rights Watch , and global watchdog, said Thursday that Duterte may be guilty of "crimes against humanity". HRW said that while Duterte has no direct involvement in the killings linked to his controversial campaign, he has "made himself criminally liable under global law for the unlawful killings as a matter of command responsibility". Read More

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Trump's aides 'told to preserve materials' in Russian Federation probe

ABC's Jonathan Karl and Cecilia Vega have asked White House press secretary Sean Spicer and the president himself if anyone associated with the Trump campaign has had any contact with Russian Federation during the election period. "You're going to be reporting to a president who may or may not want to hear what you have to say". The drip, drip of Russian Federation news since the election has dampened any potential honeymoon period, and Tuesday's first Trump address to Congress held the ... Read More

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Vice President Pence to give commencement speech at Notre Dame

Vice President Pence to give commencement speech at Notre Dame

He says "the young adults in the Class of 2017 will leave school with the charge and opportunity to make new discoveries and assume leadership roles that will make a profound impact benefiting the lives of millions of people". Pence will also receive an honorary degree from the university. Earlier this week, students protested the possibility that President Trump would be invited. Read More

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Marie Collins Resigns From Vatican Panel

Marie Collins Resigns From Vatican Panel

In a major setback for the pope , Collins on March 1 announced that she had resigned from the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, established by the pontiff in 2013 to counter abuse in the church. "We will certainly listen carefully to all that Marie wishes to share with us about her concerns and we will greatly miss her important contributions", he said, adding he was grateful Collins had agreed to continue helping to educate church leaders about abuse. Read More

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What happens now peers have voted to amend the Brexit Bill?

She added: "To continue to use people as bargaining chips in this way is not only shameful but could have a dire impact on the UK's economy and essential services". But he said he could not agree with the amendment because it had "no place in this Bill whatever". "For months Labour has been urging the prime minister to end unnecessary uncertainty for European Union citizens in the United Kingdom, and I am delighted our colleagues in the Lords have sent this clear message to the prime ... Read More

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