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Global Media Woodson for Black History Month
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Throughout the years, Woodson was inspired to showcase positive portrayals of African Americans and to educate future generations about black history. In 1916, Woodson established the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (initially known as the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History), and later launched Negro History Week in February 1926.

Global Media Poland crisis deepens as Holocaust bill moves forward
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Poland's deputy chief of mission in Israel, Piotr Kozlowski, said that the goal of the law "is not to whitewash history, but to safeguard it and safeguard the truth about the Holocaust and prevent its distortion". Shmuli led a group of lawmakers who penned a bill of their own on Wednesday to amend Israel's law regarding Holocaust denial so that diminishing or denying the role of those who aided the Nazis in crimes against Jews would be punishable with jail.

Global Media Harris Responds to State of the Union Address
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Trump maintained a focus Tuesday on immigration , border security and terrorism, with one reference of building a "great wall" on the Mexican border and fewer mentions of specific conflict countries. The former reality television star's obsession with ratings - and his propensity to inflate them - predates his presidency. "Because Americans are dreamers too".

Global Media US Missile Intercept Test Failed: What Went Wrong?
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The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity (HQ0147-12-C-0004). According to Raytheon , the SM-3 Block IIA missile is being developed in cooperation with Japan . The past year saw ramped-up North Korean missile launches - some of them over Japanese territory - and its sixth and most powerful nuclear test. Branding North Korea's leadership "depraved", President Donald Trump told Americans on Tuesday that Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear missiles could ...

Global Media UK and EU Set for Clash Over Citizens' Rights
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Department for Exiting the European Union (DExEU) minister Robin Walker on Thursday insisted that Britain would not accept such an agreement. May told reporters en route to China she was "not a quitter" and meant to fight the next election in 2022 despite mounting public criticism from some Brexiters as well as more liberal Conservative backbenchers who have expressed concern about what they see as a lack of bold leadership on housing, education and the NHS.

Global Media Greg Monroe, Celtics agree on one-year, $5M deal
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First reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Monroe had been in discussions with the Celtics and Pelicans over the last two days. Monroe gives the Celtics a scoring option in the paint. Before being traded to the Suns , Monroe average 6.8 points and five rebounds in limited play for the Milwaukee Bucks this season. The Celtics have now used up Gordon Hayward's disabled player exception after using $5 of the $8.4 million exception available in signing Monroe, per Wojnarowski .

Global Media Danon slams Abbas after announcing intention to address UN Security Council
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Relations only worsened when President Donald Trump chose to cut funding to UNRWA, the United Nations program that specifically caters for Palestinian refugees, withholding tens of millions of dollars from the relief agency. Mark Tawadros II, Arab Parliament chief Meshaal bin Fahm al-Salmi and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. The ministers reaffirmed their support for Palestine to obtain full membership at the United Nations, and called for mobilizing worldwide support for this issue.

Global Media US Ready to Strike Syria's New Development of Chemical Weapons
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Tillerson also accused Syrian government ally Russian Federation of sharing responsibility for the attacks. "We reserve the right to use military force to prevent or deter the use of chemical weapons ", one official said, while declining to specify how serious a chemical attack would have to be to draw a fresh usa military response.

Global Media Navy releases videos of 'unsafe' intercept by Russian jet
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The US Navy has published several more videos showing the allegedly unsafe encounter of an EP-3 spy plane with a Russian Su-27 fighter jet over the Black Sea. Navy EP-3E Aries II surveillance plane neared the Crimean Peninsula, a former Ukrainian territory controversially annexed by Russian Federation in 2014.

Global Media Michelle Obama SHADES Melania Trump On THAT Awkward Gift
Author: 0 Michelle Obama SHADES Melania Trump On THAT Awkward Gift

The Ellen DeGeneres Show may have marked the former First Lady's return to daytime television, Mrs. Obama has been active in the public eye. "So, let's just keep living our lives like that every single day and forget what they're saying in Washington", the former first lady said in the interview, which airs this week.

Global Media Flu cases spike across CT
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The state Department of Health said it is working with health insurers to ensure ongoing access to antiviral medication across NY. Boulton said people aren't becoming sicker or experiencing more severe symptoms, there are just more people who are getting sick this season.

Global Media Prime minister refuses resignation from 'ashamed' Lord Bates
Author: 0 Prime minister refuses resignation from 'ashamed' Lord Bates

With that, he walked out of the Lords chamber to the astonishment of other members. The prime minister was on a visit to China and her office announced later that Bates' resignation had been refused. "I wish to offer my honest apology for my discourtesy for not being in my place to answer [a] question on a very important matter", Bates said. Lister said she assumed Bates had resigned as "he felt it was the right thing to do".

Global Media Israel voices dismay over Polish Holocaust bill
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The legislation had been approved by the Polish lower parliament on Friday, sparking vocal protests in Israel, which said it could serve to deny Polish involvement in Nazi Germany's extermination of Jews. But it added that to refer to the extermination camps the Nazis built in Poland as Polish is "a historical misrepresentation". "Yad Vashem will continue to support research that endeavors to uncover the complex truth about the relationship of the Polish population to the ...

Global Media FBI's No. 2 Steps Down Amid Sustained Trump Attacks
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After reports emerged that McCabe was considering retiring early, Trump again took to Twitter to blast McCabe over his role in the Clinton email investigation . James Comey was sacked in May 2017 after months of controversies and scandals during the 2016 presidential election. Comey was in a similar position - until Trump fired him in May.

Global Media Super blue blood moon captured over Vancouver Island
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The eclipse, according to Nasa , will be "extra special" for those in the United States and other parts of the world such as the Middle East, Asia, eastern Russia, Australia and New Zealand, where the Blue Moon will coincide with a total lunar eclipse .

Global Media British manufacturing growth slows in January
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The seasonally adjusted business activity index stood at 53.4 in January, up from 52.5 in December. While the latest reading undershot the 54.5 expected in a Reuters poll of economists , the index has now stayed above the 50 mark that separates growth from contraction for a sixth month.

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