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Source: The Guradian

Malala Yousafzai on student life, facing critics – and her political ambitions

Sunday 08:58 GMT

Yousafzai explains why she was driven to tell the stories of other displaced girls. “People have heard my story already,” says Malala Yousafzai, the youngest ever Nobel laureate, in something of an understatement. “I thought it was time for people to listen to other girls’ stories as well.”

Like a true politician, she will not be drawn on which of the prime ministers or presidents that she has met, from Gordon Brown to Barack Obama, has most im

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Source: The Week

M. Night Shyamalan's Glass is better than you've heard

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Glass is not an action movie by any stretch, but when characters fight, Shyamalan doesn't shoot the conflicts to show off elaborate choreography or special effects.

Glass may be overstuffed, but it rarely feels rushed, because Shyamalan's camera holds such a steady gaze, more interested in his characters' feelings than their physical grappling. Yet Glass' sometimes-goofy philosophizing gives the movie a distinct point of view, binding the story together even as it must divvy up screentime.

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Source: Fox News

How the March for Life and the Women's March value women differently

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Abortion is one more excuse to neglect and discriminate against pregnant women, because it gives women the Faustian bargain of purported equality in exchange for the life of their child.

Instead, it further entrenched that inequality by confirming that pregnant women were unwelcome in the workplace and that the ending of a human life through abortion was the only way for a pregnant woman to succeed in an unjust world.

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Source: Fox News

Marc Thiessen: Nancy Pelosi isn't worried about security. She's lying about the State of the Union

Saturday 11:44 GMT

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has written President Trump to suggest that he postpone his State of the Union address, citing her "security concerns" over the ability of the Secret Service and Department of Homeland Security to protect government officials during the shutdown.

If Pelosi had bothered to ask, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen would have told her exactly what she said Wednesday on Twitter: "The Department of Homeland Security and the US Secret Service are fully prepared to support and secure the State of the Union."

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Source: The Guradian

Maria Sharapova ends Caroline Wozniacki's Australian Open defence

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Caroline Wozniacki’s reign as Australian Open champion ended with a three-set defeat by Maria Sharapova in the third round.

Wozniacki is the highest-ranked opponent Sharapova has beaten since her first-round victory over Simona Halep at the US Open in 2017. That was her first grand slam tournament back after her 15-month doping ban and at the time seemed to be a sign of the Russian’s impending resurgence.

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Source: The Guradian

Male TV stars' earrings censored on Chinese site, say viewers

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Editors of television programmes streamed on China’s Netflix-like iQiyi site appear to be blurring the earlobes of male actors with earrings, according to web users in the country.

Two of China’s best-known male pop stars, Kris Wu and Lu Han, who are former members of the Chinese-Korean boy band EXO, typically wear earrings.

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Source: Fox News

Pelosi's election ‘reform’ encourages voter fraud to benefit Dems

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Requiring automatic voter registration would inject even more errors and potential for fraud into our already dubious voter rolls,. Under the Democratic bill, states would be required to offer voter registration online.

When combined with the slipshod work that prompted Galvin’s office to take over election offices in Lowell and Lawrence – cry out for remedial action,. Galvin, along with many other Democrats, may not be concerned about evidence of possible voter fraud, but MassFiscal is hoping the local U.S. Attorney’s Office and the FBI may be.

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Source: Common Domain

The Morning Ledger: U.S. Mulls Lifting China Tariffs to Advance Trade Deal

Saturday 11:44 GMT

U.S. officials are debating ratcheting back tariffs on Chinese imports as a way to calm markets and give Beijing an incentive to make deeper concessions in a trade battle that has rattled global economies, The Wall Street Journal reports.

A trade pact between the U.S. and China, if it happens, may soothe investors, and perhaps even juice economic growth—at least temporarily. At a command center near the Las Vegas airport, executives from automotive supplier Aptiv PLC showed why deploying robot cars will be far more complicated than many envisioned just a few years ago, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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Source: The Guradian

From femme fatale to cattle rancher: how Barbara Stanwyck bucked convention

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Femme fatale, cattle rancher, screwball comedian or melodrama queen: Stanwyck inhabited them all, but her best characters were always fighters who had tasted the bitterness of life.

Who is the subject of a BFI season, Starring Barbara Stanwyck – was not just unusually streetsmart and independent for a Hollywood star of the golden age, but superbly versatile, too.

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Source: Reuters

Israeli museum to drop ‘McJesus’ sculpture after protests

Saturday 14:30 GMT

An Israeli museum plans to withdraw a sculpture depicting the McDonald’s mascot as the crucified Jesus following protests that briefly united the country’s Christian minority, its populist culture minister and the pro-Palestinian artist.

She did not say when the sculpture would be removed, but it was originally due to be returned at the end of the month to the Finnish museum from which it came last year.

Source: Common Domain

Patriots are the early Super Bowl favorites against Rams

Today 19:04 GMT
Source: BBC

US teen denies mocking Native American

Today 20:00 GMT
Source: Fox News

Controversial non-call overshadows Rams-Saints NFC Championship Game

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Global News

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria, military says

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Fox News

Video shows tension between Native Americans, high school students before viral clip

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Fox News

Trump has Democrats ‘in a corner’ with compromise to end partial shutdown, Dan Bongino says

Today 20:00 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Israeli military strikes Iranian targets inside Syria

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Drugmakers Raise Prices Amid Shortages, Recalls

Saturday 17:14 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Bling and beauty: Dakar's fashion comes of age – photo essay

Saturday 02:24 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Treasury yields extend weeklong climb as stocks surge on U.S.-China trade optimism

Saturday 19:04 GMT
Source: Fox News

Super Bowl ticket prices: Here's what Patriots-Rams seats cost

Today 20:00 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Male TV stars' earrings censored on Chinese site, say viewers

Saturday 11:44 GMT
Source: Common Domain

The Rise of Global, Superstar Firms, Sectors and Cities

Saturday 02:24 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Tesla to Slash More Jobs in Effort to Reduce Model 3 Price

Friday 23:40 GMT

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