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    OFW Newsfeed: Turkey shells Kurd area in Syria to signal start of campaign

    SUGEDIGI, Turkey — Turkish artillery fired into Syria’s Afrin area on Friday in what Ankara mentioned was the start of a army campaign towards the Kurdish-controlled area....

    OFW Newsfeed: As U.S. government shutdown begins, White House slams Senate Democrats

    WASHINGTON — (UPDATE – 1:42 p.m.) As U.S. government funding ran out at midnight, the White House issued an announcement blaming Senate Democrats for blocking a invoice...

    OFW Newsfeed: Costa Rica’s first gay marriage suffers bureaucratic hitch

    SAN JOSE — Costa Rica’s first same-sex marriage ceremony has been blocked by notaries who're refusing to acknowledge it till legal guidelines forbidding gay marriage are modified,...

    OFW Newsfeed: Trump enacts law renewing NSA’s internet surveillance program

    WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday stated he signed into law a invoice renewing the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program, sealing a defeat...

    OFW Newsfeed: Pope’s visit to Peru puts spotlight on devastation in rainforest region

    PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru — Two many years in the past, Swiss priest Xavier Arbex began sounding alarms. The quiet Amazonian region the place he had settled years...

    OFW Newsfeed: U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump travel ban case

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday arrange a serious showdown over presidential powers, agreeing to resolve the legality of President Donald Trump’s newest travel ban...

    OFW Newsfeed: SERENO IMPEACHMENT | ‘May tililing,’ Speaker says of Chief Justice

    MANILA, Philippines — Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez insinuated on Friday, January 19, that Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is affected by psychological well being issues. “I feel magazine–a-appear...

    OFW Newsfeed: Cambodia’s Hun Sen appoints son-in-law to senior police post

    PHNOM PENH — Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen has appointed his son-in-law as deputy national police chief, in a transfer apparently aimed toward consolidating his energy forward...

    OFW Newsfeed: Baby killed, 15 hurt as car plows through Copacabana sidewalk

    RIO DE JANEIRO — A dashing car plowed through night strollers on a crowded sidewalk of Rio’s famed Copacabana seashore on Thursday in an obvious accident, killing...

    OFW Newsfeed: Trump administration appeals ‘Dreamer’ immigrant ruling to Supreme Court

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. Justice Department mentioned on Thursday it had requested the Supreme Court to overturn a decrease court docket ruling final week that blocked President...

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