All News on 'The Twitter Times: Iraq_Actual' http://tweetedtimes.com/Iraq_Actual The Twitter Times is a real-time personalized newspaper generated from your Twitter account en-us Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:52:23 +0000 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:52:23 +0000 <![CDATA[Smollett and 'Empire' cast meeting: actor apologizes, insists that he's innocent - CNN]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 cnn.com
When Jussie Smollett called the cast and crew of the television show "Empire" together Thursday night, they were expecting the actor to come clean about what really happened, a person at the meeting told CNN.
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@CNNnewsroom: Jussie Smollett’s character will be removed from two episodes of “Empire” this season. “It’s quite unbelievable, especially because he left yesterday from court in that scrum and went right to work being followed by helicopters,” @Ryanyoungnews says. cnn.it/2NkfLjL pic.twitter.com/zE2h5yffBk
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@CNN: Jussie Smollett's character in "Empire" will be removed from the final two episodes of the fifth season. cnn.it/2E22PL8 pic.twitter.com/1pvu9U0mU1
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@cnni: Jussie Smollett's character in "Empire" will be removed from the final two episodes of the fifth season. cnn.it/2E1CLzD pic.twitter.com/ZTJLgNTSK4
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<![CDATA[Schiffting to Phase 2 of Collusion - WSJ]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 wsj.com
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@DineshDSouza: Conspiracy theorist Adam Schiff is looking for something new, anticipating a Mueller letdown, writes @KimStrassel wsj.com/articles/schif… via @WSJOpinion
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@realDonaldTrump: A must read by @KimStrassel! twitter.com/kimstrassel/st…
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<![CDATA[Nickel-and-Diming Democrats - WSJ]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 wsj.com
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@WSJopinion: Democrats are nickel-and-diming taxpayers like budget airlines without the service, writes the Editorial Board. on.wsj.com/2E7KVXr
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@newtgingrich: The Democrats love of #taxes wsj.com/articles/nicke… @WSJopinion
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@WSJ: Opinion: Democrats are nickel-and-diming taxpayers like budget airlines without the service on.wsj.com/2E50DCq
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<![CDATA[House Democrats introduce resolution to block Trump's national emergency - CNNPolitics]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 cnn.com
House Democrats introduced a resolution Friday to block President Donald Trump's effort to build a wall on the southern border through his emergency powers, setting up votes in Congress to rebuke the President's proclamation.
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@CNNnewsroom: House Democrats introduced a resolution to block President Trump's effort to build a border wall through his emergency powers. Here’s what the polls say about support for Trump’s declaration. cnn.it/2VglvxD pic.twitter.com/kzuSM9S9qo
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@cnnbrk: The House will vote next week to block Trump's national emergency at the border cnn.it/2E5qM4c pic.twitter.com/18FgIlxKuU
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@CNNPolitics: JUST IN: House Democrats introduce resolution to block Trump's national emergency cnn.it/2E5fDAe pic.twitter.com/5hdeoTcehW
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<![CDATA[@zana_med: 'The most heartbreaking scene I witnessed during the week of evacuation. Many Yazidi children arrived in #SDF areas today along with their mothers. pic: SDF commander Adnan Afrin talking 2 Yazidi children who were just saved from Daesh. More than 3,000 Yazidis are still missing. ']]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 twitter.com
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@vvanwilgenburg: The most heartbreaking scene I witnessed during the week of evacuation. Many Yazidi children arrived in #SDF areas today along with their mothers. pic: SDF commander Adnan Afrin talking 2 Yazidi children who were just saved from Daesh. More than 3,000 Yazidis are still missing. pic.twitter.com/ikPOpYEbDS
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@EzidiPress: The most heartbreaking scene I witnessed during the week of evacuation. Many Yazidi children arrived in #SDF areas today along with their mothers. pic: SDF commander Adnan Afrin talking 2 Yazidi children who were just saved from Daesh. More than 3,000 Yazidis are still missing. pic.twitter.com/ikPOpYEbDS
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<![CDATA[Richard E Grant's Oscar glee: ingenue or a crafty campaigner? | Film | The Guardian]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 theguardian.com - Caroline Davies
Film insiders prefer to believe actor’s heartfelt joy is genuine rather than a deliberate ploy Richard E Grant’s joyous Oscar campaign of celebrity selfies and exuberant videos has won over fans and PR experts alike – but is he a genuine ingenue or a crafty campaigner? The experts in the political machinations of the Academy Awards cannot quite decide. From the instant Grant was nominated for best supporting actor as the rogue Jack in Can You Ever Forgive Me?, he has transported social media fo.  show all text
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@sarah_wardlaw: Hmmm...... that's a difficult one. �� theguardian.com/culture/2019/f…
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@guardian: Richard E Grant's Oscar glee: ingenue or a crafty campaigner? trib.al/tWX5o1F
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<![CDATA[Graham: 'Handful' of GOP senators will vote to block Trump's emergency declaration | TheHill]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 thehill.com
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) predicted on Friday that a "handful" of Republicans will back a resolution to block President Trump's emergency declaration to construct the U.S.-Mexico border wall. 
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@thehill: GOP senators expected to vote to block Trump emergency declaration hill.cm/MuB6kRp pic.twitter.com/bgN5S9irlA
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@thehill: Lindsey Graham: "Handful" of GOP senators will vote to block Trump's emergency declaration hill.cm/YJ8krBm pic.twitter.com/9FKrJpeMW5
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<![CDATA[When Will Robert Caro, 83, Finish His Last LBJ Book? “I Can’t Answer You.” - WSJ]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 wsj.com
The author’s new book looks back at his own career, worrying readers who’ve waited since 2012 for the final volume of his Lyndon Johnson series. ‘I’m not getting any younger and neither is he.’
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@bkesling: Robert Caro has completed 323 manuscript pages on his next LBJ book. “If you ask me how many years to go,” he says, “I can’t answer you.” wsj.com/articles/hurry… via @WSJ
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@WSJ: Robert Caro has completed 323 manuscript pages on his next LBJ book. “If you ask me how many years to go,” he says, “I can’t answer you.” on.wsj.com/2E4XXVz
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@lrozen: Robert Caro has completed 323 manuscript pages on his next LBJ book. “If you ask me how many years to go,” he says, “I can’t answer you.” wsj.com/articles/hurry… via @WSJ
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<![CDATA[Iraq's ancient city of Ur: source of law, site of wonder]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 al-monitor.com
Tourists are slowly beginning to return to the ancient Sumerian city of Ur, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, raising hopes among some locals.
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@AllMesopotamia: NEW Iraq's ancient city of #Ur : source of law, site of wonder — a place of endless archaeology, growing tourism & pilgrimage dreams unrealized ⁦@AlMonitor#mesopotamia #iraq #sumerian #ziggurat al-monitor.com/pulse/original…
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@AlMonitor: Iraq's ancient city of Ur: source of law, site of wonder al-monitor.com/pulse/original…
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<![CDATA[Venezuela's military kills woman in standoff over international aid, mayor says - CNN]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 cnn.com
Venezuelan soldiers shot and killed a woman Friday in a standoff with a local indigenous community over international aid entering the country from Brazil, according to a local mayor.
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@cnni: Venezuelan soldiers shot and killed a woman Friday in a standoff with a local indigenous community over international aid entering the country from Brazil, according to a local mayor cnn.it/2STpJOR pic.twitter.com/rpXINyAofZ
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@CNN: Venezuelan soldiers shot and killed a woman Friday in a standoff with a local indigenous community over international aid entering the country from Brazil, according to a local mayor cnn.it/2E9dO5A pic.twitter.com/l93l7pVEUD
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@cnnbrk: A woman was shot and killed and at least 12 others were injured when Venezuelan soldiers opened fire on a group trying to facilitate the movement of international aid, a local mayor says cnn.it/2U4p89A pic.twitter.com/xgcMggQ6lf
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<![CDATA[@FAO: 'Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" https://t.co/gGS9hMB97h #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger ']]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 twitter.com - FAO
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@UNESCO: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UN: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UNmigration: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UNDP: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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<![CDATA[Robert Kraft, owner of New England Patriots owner, accused of soliciting sex, police say - CNN]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 cnn.com
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution, stemming from a raid in a day spa in Florida, police said Friday.
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@cnni: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution, stemming from a raid in a day spa in Florida, police say cnn.it/2SQJTct pic.twitter.com/hEn0vZHgAN
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@CNN: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution, stemming from a raid in a day spa in Florida, police say cnn.it/2E1XHXf pic.twitter.com/pQJn66g4wm
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@CNNnewsroom: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with two counts of soliciting someone to commit prostitution, stemming from a raid in a day spa in Florida, police say. cnn.it/2GWuakN pic.twitter.com/OODD9kvS4N
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@cnnbrk: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is charged with soliciting sex in Florida day spa case, police say cnn.it/2E4UXsh pic.twitter.com/XcNo34E5P1
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<![CDATA[Biodiversity Report]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 fao.org
Biodiversity is essential to food and agriculture; yet, it is declining worldwide. The State of the World’s Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture assesses its status and management around the world.
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@UNESCO: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UN: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UNmigration: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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@UNGeneva: Our food security depends on our biodiversity. In a �� where biodiversity is being lost at an alarming rate, we can all take action�� ��Buy local ��Buy seasonal ��Diversify your diet ��bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/8BJuSvO4WW
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@UNDP: Without biodiversity, we wouldn’t have the food we eat today! But it's disappearing before our eyes. Check out the new @FAO report on "The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture" �� bit.ly/2GF7Cpg #Biodiversity #ZeroHunger pic.twitter.com/NPorV62Spu
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<![CDATA[Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:29:26 +0000 nbcnews.com
Robert Kraft, the owner of the New England Patriots, has been charged with soliciting prostitution, according to Florida police.
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@BreakingNews: @WPTV "We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further," a spokesperson for Patriots owner Robert Kraft tells @NBCNews. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@TODAYshow: BREAKING: "We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further," a spokesperson for Patriots owner Robert Kraft tells @NBCNews. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@NBCNightlyNews: BREAKING: "We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further," a spokesperson for Patriots owner Robert Kraft tells @NBCNews. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@MSNBC: BREAKING: "We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further," a spokesperson for Patriots owner Robert Kraft tells @NBCNews. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@NBCNews: BREAKING: "We categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity. Because it is a judicial matter, we will not be commenting further," a spokesperson for Patriots owner Robert Kraft tells @NBCNews. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@TODAYshow: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with allegedly soliciting prostitution, Florida police say. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@NBCNightlyNews: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with allegedly soliciting prostitution, Florida police say. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@MeetThePress: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with allegedly soliciting prostitution, Florida police say. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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@NBCNews: BREAKING: New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with allegedly soliciting prostitution, Florida police say. nbcnews.to/2SU6PaR
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<![CDATA[China Uses DNA to Track Its People, With the Help of American Expertise]]> Fri, 22 Feb 2019 02:00:31 +0000 nytimes.com - By SUI-LEE WEE
The Chinese authorities turned to a Massachusetts company and a prominent Yale researcher as they built an enormous system of surveillance and control.
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@michaeljohns: China collected millions of its citizens’ DNA in a campaign of surveillance and oppression that relied partly on a U.S. company and researcher nyti.ms/2SSky1B
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@NYTHealth: Chinese officials building a DNA database to track its people used American genetic know-how to do it nyti.ms/2SQRJCS
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@NYTScience: China is collecting the DNA samples of millions of its Muslim Uighurs as part of a free health drive, often without consent or knowledge about how it will be used nyti.ms/2E1VjQq
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