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As pressure grows, Venezuela's Maduro addresses UN

As pressure grows, Venezuela's Maduro addresses UNUNITED NATIONS (AP) — Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro showed up unexpectedly at the U.N. General Assembly on Wednesday to "defend his country" as six nations accused him of crimes against humanity and President Donald Trump hinted at taking military action.



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Pope addresses Catholic Church sexual abuse report in open letter: ‘We showed no care for the little ones'

Pope addresses Catholic Church sexual abuse report in open letter: ‘We showed no care for the little ones'Pope Francis has condemned the “atrocities” of child sex abuse and cover-ups by the clergy in an open letter to the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics. Addressing a US Grand Jury report revealing decades of alleged sexual abuse inside the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania, the Pontiff described allegations against the Church as “crimes that inflict deep wounds of pain and powerlessness” in victims, their families and the religious community. The report detailed at least 1,000 cases of alleged sexual abuse committed by 300 “predator” priests in Pennsylvania — and what was a systematic cover-up by Church officials.



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High school valedictorian addresses grads through bullhorn following speech ban

High school valedictorian addresses grads through bullhorn following speech banChristian Bales gave his graduation speech through a bullhorn outside the commencement venue after his school ruled his address too political to be given from the stage.



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Mexican ambassador to US addresses annual migrant caravan

Mexican ambassador to US addresses annual migrant caravanMembers of migrant caravan cross into the United States seeking asylum; the Mexican ambassador to the United States Geronimo Gutierrez weighs in on 'The Ingraham Angle.'



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Melania Trump addresses critics at cyberbullying summit

Melania Trump addresses critics at cyberbullying summit“I am well aware that people are skeptical of me discussing this topic,” she told a table of tech leaders. “…But it will not stop me from doing what I know is right.”



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President Trump addresses 'a nation in grief' on Florida shooting, tells US children they are 'never alone'

President Trump addresses 'a nation in grief' on Florida shooting, tells US children they are 'never alone'President Trump addressed the American public on Thursday following the deadly high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., speaking of unifying bonds and emphasizing mental health in his remarks. “My fellow Americans, today I speak to a nation in grief,” Trump said. Suspected 19-year-old gunman Nikolas Cruz killed at least 17 people when he brought an AR-15 semiautomatic rifle to Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday and opened fire.



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Elizabeth Warren Gives Speech On 'Pocahontas' As Slur, Addresses Claims Of Native Ancestry

Elizabeth Warren Gives Speech On 'Pocahontas' As Slur, Addresses Claims Of Native Ancestrysurprised guests at the National Congress of American Indians on Wednesday with an impassioned speech calling out President Donald Trump’s habit of calling her “Pocahontas.”



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Hawaii Gov. David Ige addresses false emergency alert of incoming missile

Hawaii Gov. David Ige addresses false emergency alert of incoming missileThe governor said the false alarm was due to an employee's pushing the wrong button.



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White House addresses Oprah's possible 2020 bid: 'We welcome the challenge'

White House addresses Oprah's possible 2020 bid: 'We welcome the challenge'The White House has said it welcomes Oprah Winfrey to challenge President Donald Trump for office, potentially setting up a tantalizing showdown between the two TV icons in 2020. “We welcome the challenge, whether it be Oprah Winfrey or anybody else,” White House spokesman Hogan Gidley told reporters aboard Air Force One. Ms Winfrey delivered a powerful speech on Sunday at the Golden Globes that brought men and women to their feet.



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Interior secretary addresses sexual harassment at agency

Interior secretary addresses sexual harassment at agencyRyan Zinke called for "culture change" at the Interior Department after it released the results of a survey of its employees.



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