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She was raped several times by her uncle, who has since been arrested. As the unborn baby grew, her family told her that the bump was a large stone in her stomach. She had chose to exercise her statutory right, being a victim of rape, not to bear the child and more so, when there is possibility of the child likely to suffer from HIV positive, the authorities of the State should have been more equipped to assist her instead of delaying the process.
  • US, Japanese troops begin joint military exercise amid North Korea threat

    US, Japanese troops begin joint military exercise amid North Korea threat

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    According to the U.S. Pacific Command, the drill will include 500 Marines and 18 aircraft operating out of the 35th Fighter Wing at Misawa Air Base, on the northern tip of the island of Honshu. Communist North Korea has been nuclear sabre rattling. They have said that America will be defended. It's not the first time North Korea has threatened Guam , which is a crucial, strategic hub for US forces in the Pacific.
  • 6 migrants dead, 13 remain missing off Yemen

    6 migrants dead, 13 remain missing off Yemen

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    The IOM says about 55,000 migrants have left Horn of Africa nations for Yemen since January, with most from Somalia and Ethiopia. "Boats are making this journey all the time where people are being abused and raped on route so that their families will pay more..." African migrants , despite the war in Yemen , continue to come here to march forward as no authority is there to hold them back.
  • Some Venezuela opposition parties to vie in vote

    Some Venezuela opposition parties to vie in vote

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    Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said the group of nations will only recognize decisions approved by Venezuela's National Assembly, including those related to loans, refinancing and public works.
  • Cool and cloudy weekend carries into Monday

    Cool and cloudy weekend carries into Monday

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    Overnight, a chance for showers will emerge after 3 a.m. The activity starts up early in the morning and continues off and on into the evening before ending Monday night . "Showers move in later today , for some, not until mid-late afternoon, " forecasters wrote on social media. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Temperatures will peak Thursday in the lower 90s with storms forming to the northwest.
  • 3-year-old boy left in Florida daycare van dies

    3-year-old boy left in Florida daycare van dies

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    Mina said, "This is your worst nightmare come true". The van is used by employees to transport children from one day care location to another - as well as pick them up and drop them off at their homes. "I loved Myles, I took care of Myles since he was a baby", she said. Little Miracles Academy has been previously found not following rules created to protect children, according to records from the Florida Department of Children and Families reviewed by local media.
  • Knicks adding Craig Robinson to front office

    Knicks adding Craig Robinson to front office

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    The Knicks have hired Bucks front office executive Craig Robinson , who is the brother-in-law of former President Barack Obama , The Vetical reported Monday afternoon. Here's what Robinson is expected to do with the Knicks. He played college basketball at Princeton and was college teammates with Mills. The New York Knicks are hoping to restore order in Madison Square Garden, in a seemingly never-ending quest to make the Knicks great, or just relevant, again.
  • Special counsel requests Michael Flynn documents

    Special counsel requests Michael Flynn documents

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections has asked the White House for documents related to former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, according to the New York Times . But Mueller is reportedly looking into business dealings of Trump and his associates and whether Trump obstructed justice by firing former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.
  • Franklin headed for the Yucatan Peninsula - Aug. 7th

    Franklin headed for the Yucatan Peninsula - Aug. 7th

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    Franklin , which formed late Sunday night., was no threat to Florida and the Atlantic disturbance wasn't a threat at this point either. A second landfall on Mexico is forecast between late Wednesday and early Thursday. The near hurricane strength storm is expected to make landfall in the country's Yucatan peninsula on Monday evening, with minor coastal flooding and high surf also expected to be felt in Texas later in the week, Weather.com reported.
  • British model kidnapped and sold on dark web for £230000

    British model kidnapped and sold on dark web for £230000

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    She is believed to have been drugged and transported in a bag to Borgial, an isolated village near Turin, before being released on July 17. During her detention, Herba had demanded the agent pay $300,000 to avoid the model being sold online though no ransom appears to have been paid, police said.