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Dominican baseball players in the major leagues. The first time a nation outside the US has reached the century. Mark major league baseball says two hundred fifty one of the eight hundred eighty two baseball players were born outside the United States. Among those one hundred two were from the Dominican Republic. Venezuela was second with sixty eight followed by Cuba, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Japan and Canada, the Minnesota Twins and the Pittsburgh Pirates. Have the most international born players with fourteen a piece followed by the Chicago White Sox with thirteen and Miami and Tampa Bay with eleven apiece. Actress and activist Angelina Jolie's has promoting equality for women, combating injustice and helping refugees are the most important parts of her life and her six children as AP correspondent. Juliet Walker reports Joey spent Friday at the United Nations addressing ministers. She says women and girls are still the majority of the victims of war there over half of all refugees, and the vast majority of victims of rape, she's pushing for countries to do more to an conflicts and advocating for more female, peacekeepers among other initiatives. Think of how much more we could achieve with women's equal participation in all aspects of society. Not at the expense of men, but alongside men because we are all partners in this life. Julie began working with the UN refugee agency in two thousand and one and became a special l'envoi in two thousand twelve Julie Walker New York. Saturday Night Live alumnus Taryn Kilims been branching out since leaving the show. He leads today's birthday round up. He's guest starring on arrested development on Netflix. And that's in addition to starring on single parents on ABC. This is a group of people.

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