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NUMEROUS celebrities have spoken out against Donald Trump ahead of his inauguration today, with Chrissy Teigen being particularly vocal on social media.
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The snack machine was employed numerous times, less for nutrients than for a way to alleviate boredom. Just as they had exhausted both themselves and all items in the snack machine, they were informed that DIL was being taken in for an emergency C-section. Now a new topic of conversation was introduced: how the human body, deprived of sleep and operating on the nutrition provided by Cheezits, would deal with a potentially serious situation. The answer was: hysteria. By the time the surgery was completed, neither LBL nor Mom of DIL were coherent. YC came into the area and yelled, "She's out! You can come in at 10:05 for a few seconds to see her!" At 10:03, LBL ran down the hall, followed by Mom of DIL. By the time the women reached the labor/delivery room, all bets were off. They ran into the room. Mom of DIL pushed the doctor aside, while LBL grabbed for the baby, hugged YC, and yelled "I love you so much!" to DIL.
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Dmytro Sherembey, head of the All-Ukrainian Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS, famous for his numerous protests against corruption in the Health Ministry, said that “the ministry has never had such a team before.” “And the hysteria we see is just an attempt by a corrupt system to protect the assets it is losing,” he said. Suprun and her team were also supported by Olga Stefanyshyna, the executive director of the non-governmental organization Patients of Ukraine. She said that the fact that Suprun backs the drug procurements through international organizations shows that “medical reform is working.” Oleksandra Ustinova from the Anti-Corruption Action Center called the criticism of Suprun “an artificial scandal aimed avoiding international procurement and going back to old corrupt schemes.” Peacemaking fails As soon as the press conference was over, Suprun hurried to a meeting of the parliamentary healthcare committee.
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Besides, the American M-16 rifles and their numerous versions are widely used in over 80 countries, including 15 Alliance nations. These rifles mostly demand standard NATO 5.56×45 millimeter cartridges, while the designed WAC47 would get in tune with Soviet 7.62×39 millimeteror 5.45х39 millimetercalibers operated by Ukrainian forces. “The M16 is really a flexible gun, its construction can be shifted drastically. For instance, it has already been adapted for over 20 different calibers of ammo. Modifying it for any caliber is a relatively easy task: you need to install a certain type of barrel, magazine case and bolt. Thus we can produce an M16 modification for most used ammo in Ukrainian forces,” military expert Serhiy Zgurets told the KyivPost. In expert’s opinion, producing a trial run of M16 WAC47s would be affordable for the Ukrainian concern, although the venture can be stumbled because of possible low demand among consumers and thus low payback.
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However, it goes on to add an explanation for functional touch features as well. It can be challenging to gather touch input from a user and to display images for a user efficiently." "For example, when a user supplies touch input to a touch screen display, the user’s hand may block images that are being displayed on the display. Buttons and other input devices may be used to gather input from a user, but this type of input device may not be as convenient and versatile as a touch sensor. Displays are sometimes not visible from certain directions and may be smaller than desired." Apple details a possible idea for virtual control keys embedded in the curved display edges, some examples would be the volume rocker, mute key, and standby mode, but there are numerous other functions which could also be assigned their own software key. Even application shortcuts are plausible.
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In this exclusive piece former jockey Hadden J Frost fondly reflects on how his sister Bryony's steely determination is taking her racing career to great heights.It's exciting times for Bryony Frost. Last year the 21-year-old jockey had numerous successes which included national amateur ladies champion and Wessex point-to-point area ladies champion. I should say at this point that I could be biased because I am her proud older brother.Bryony's prowess in the saddle, complemented by her knowledge...
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A Palestinian citizen of Israel was shot dead by Israeli forces after he allegedly carried out a car ramming attack on Israeli officers, leaving several injured, according to Israeli police. However, numerous eyewitness accounts said that the driver lost control of his vehicle after he was shot, causing him to crash into Israeli police, one of whom was killed. Locals identified the slain Palestinian citizen of Israel as 47-year-old Yaqoub Moussa Abu al-Qi‘an , a math teacher at al-Salam High School in the nearby town of Hura. Israeli police later confirmed that a policeman succumbed to injuries he sustained by being hit by the car. The slain officer was identified as 34-year-old Erez Levi. Israeli Knesset member Taleb Abu Arar said that the police killed Abu al-Qi‘an “in cold blood, Israeli news site Ynet quoted him as saying. The police shot him for no reason.
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And, in signature Obama style, Washington has backed the right wing, including many far right fanatics, in an attempt to wrest political control of the country away from the ruling Socialist Party (PSUV) led by President Nicolás Maduro (and in spirit by Hugo Chávez). Perhaps the best example is the targeted assassination of numerous prominent members of the PSUV, including the 2014 killing of Robert Serra , an up-and-coming Chavista legislator seen by many on the Venezuelan left as the “next Chávez.” Serra was assassinated by individuals connected to Álvaro Uribe , the former president of Colombia and long-standing U.S. proxy. Similarly, the well-respected journalist and prominent Chavista Ricardo Duran was murdered outside his home in Caracas in January of 2016. Likewise, Fritz St. Louis, international coordinator of the United Socialist Haitian Movement and secretary general of the Haitian Cultural House Bolivariana de Venezuela, was assassinated in March of 2016.
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And as we've been told, by numerous speakers this afternoon, this is a step that will tidy up the lot, it will sort of complete this element of work and so it should be wholesomely welcomed. Because, as I say, for my generation, we simply do not comprehend in many respects, the sort of discrimination that this bill seeks to address.
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The Federal Trade Commission recently filed a complaint against popular ride-hailing app Uber for posting inflated yearly wages on various job-seeking websites, which "enticed numerous consumers to become Uber drivers" under false pretenses, according to the FTC. Uber isn't fighting the allegations placed against it, and has instead this week quickly agreed to a settlement deal in the way of paying 20 million as equitable relief to the FTC. As reported by BuzzFeed News , the FTC's complaint explains that from May 2014 through August 2015 Uber published a statement on its website which included various annual earning rates for its drivers. In the post the company mentioned that for UberX drivers the "median income is more than 90,000/year/driver in New York and more than 74,000/year/driver in San Francisco." According to the FTC, the truth is that the median income is 29,000 less than Uber claimed in New York, and 21,000 less in San Francisco, specifically when looking at hours locked to a standard 40-hour work week.
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Certain guiding principles have proven instrumental in shaping our views of the world. Among them, for many Americans and Russians, is the belief that Russia and the U.S. are natural enemies, and will remain so. For many, that perspective did not change following the breakup of the Soviet Union, with most Americans viewing the Russians as vanquished villains, and with many Russians continuing to view the U.S. -- and the West more generally -- with great contempt and suspicion. Unbeknownst to many in the West, a large percentage of Russians were curious about and eager for a friendship with America during Perestroika in the 1980s, and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. Perhaps fewer Americans had an open mind at the time about the prospect for a warmer relationship with Russia. Since then, numerous attempts have been made to reset bilateral relations in a meaningful way.