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Donald Trump Insults CNN Reporter in Heated Press Conference

Donald Trump Insults CNN Reporter in Heated Press Conference

President Trump opened his first press conference after the midterm elections - the longest press conference of his presidency - with talk about bipartisanship, but he quickly turned combative, spa...

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Jury selection begins for El Chapo's USA trial

Jury selection begins for El Chapo's USA trial

The potential jurors arrived at the courthouse Monday to find it under tight security that included heavily armed officers, some doing sweeps with bomb-sniffing dogs. "I don't know why it's called t...

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Georgia's Brian Kemp Announces Election Hacking Charge Against Democrats

Georgia's Brian Kemp Announces Election Hacking Charge Against Democrats

Great wins for voters and for the state of Georgia, right? Amid the furor over the purported hacking, Kemp announced Monday that the state had not only broken its 2014 record, but has set a new, all-...

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Pop singer Beyonce lends star power to Texas Democrat O'Rourke

Pop singer Beyonce lends star power to Texas Democrat O'Rourke

News and ABC News are both projecting Ted Cruz has defeated O'Rourke. In contrast, Cruz raised $40 million. O'Rourke raised more than $70 million during the heated Senate race, including more than...

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Israel Thanks Trump as Iran Sanctions Take Effect

Israel Thanks Trump as Iran Sanctions Take Effect

The administration's strategy is to punish Iran so severely that it's compelled to negotiate a permanent end to its nuclear ambitions, as well as what the USA calls its "malign behavior" in the Midd...

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Grieve: May's plans make whole Brexit process questionable

He said there was a "rapidly ticking clock" but that minds were now being focused with a view to concluding a deal and he welcomed that. Speaking to Sky News on Monday on whether Theresa May can...

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Former President Obama speaks at rally for Florida Democrats on November 2

Former President Obama speaks at rally for Florida Democrats on November 2

Both gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum and incumbent Sen. "Black progressive candidates are betting that Trump's high disapproval rating among black voters coupled with the chance to make hist...

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Driver was huffing before crash that killed Girl Scouts and mom

Driver was huffing before crash that killed Girl Scouts and mom

The Chippewa Falls Police Department expressed its condolences to the victims' families and fellow scouts, describing the events as a "truly horrific incident". The four were killed while cleaning gar...

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Chinese companies indicted for stealing Micron trade secrets

Chinese companies indicted for stealing Micron trade secrets

UMC then teamed up with Fujian Jinhua "so that ultimately, China could steal this technology from the United States and then use it to compete against us in the market", Sessions said . It isn't home...

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Trump eyes asylum limits for caravans; would they be legal?

Trump eyes asylum limits for caravans; would they be legal?

He dialled this rhetoric up a notch today gave a characteristically will-he-or-won't-he threat to the migrants, saying that if they throw rocks at American border guards (which presumably they would...

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Judge rules against Kemp over Georgia voting restrictions days before gubernatorial election

Judge rules against Kemp over Georgia voting restrictions days before gubernatorial election

The cultural icon said she is a political independent who has "earned the right to think for myself and to vote for myself". Abrams would be the first black female governor in US history. A top A...

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Fist fight between bus driver and passenger caused deadly crash in Chongqing

Fist fight between bus driver and passenger caused deadly crash in Chongqing

Buses in China often have surveillance cameras. Xinhua News Agency reported that a floating crane pulled the wreck out of the river on Wednesday night. Authorities have recovered thirteen bodies so ...

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Israel Claims Didn't Know Fatal Gaza Strike Targets Were Children

Israel Claims Didn't Know Fatal Gaza Strike Targets Were Children

In order to stop violence it is necessary to strive to "renew the peace process under the two-state formula of the Palestinian-Israeli settlement based on the resolutions of the UN Security Council, t...

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Jhlo Low, ex-Goldman bankers accused of laundering billions in stolen funds

Jhlo Low, ex-Goldman bankers accused of laundering billions in stolen funds

While U.S. prosecutors have previously filed civil asset forfeiture suits for assets allegedly bought with some of the stolen funds, these are the first criminal charges the Justice Department has...

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Netanyahu said to urge Washington to stick by Saudi crown prince

Netanyahu said to urge Washington to stick by Saudi crown prince

The body of Jamal Khashoggi was "dissolved" after he was murdered and dismembered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a month ago, a Turkish official said Friday, as the journalist's fiancee crit...

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Pence Knocks Abrams Over Celebrity Support: 'This Ain't Hollywood, This Is Georgia'

Pence Knocks Abrams Over Celebrity Support: 'This Ain't Hollywood, This Is Georgia'

The race gained national attention early after Abrams, an African-American former state legislator, won the Democratic primary and with it the opportunity to become the first black female governor i...

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US troops deployed at the border limited in what they can do

US troops deployed at the border limited in what they can do

The troops are expected to perform a wide variety of functions such as transporting supplies for the Border Patrol, but not engage directly with migrants seeking to cross the border from Mexico, offic...

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End birthright citizenship for some US-born babies

End birthright citizenship for some US-born babies

The dissenting side of the court, however, argued that the phrase meant not being subject to any foreign power, including that which might result from being claimed as a citizen of another country thr...

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PM Modi pays homage to Sardar Patel on 143rd birth anniversary

PM Modi pays homage to Sardar Patel on 143rd birth anniversary

The Prime Minister said Sardar Patel, a veteran administrator, had also popularised the idea of cooperative housing societies. Patel was known as the "Iron Man of India " for integrating various st...

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Mike Pompeo, Jim Mattis call for Yemen ceasefire within 30 days

Mike Pompeo, Jim Mattis call for Yemen ceasefire within 30 days

Pompeo said last month that he had certified to the US Congress that Saudi Arabia and the UAE were working to reduce civilian casualties in Yemen. Tuesday's statements by top United States leaders...

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Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi, orders immediate release

Supreme Court acquits Asia Bibi, orders immediate release

Headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, a three-judge bench of the apex court gave this verdict on an appeal filed by the woman challenging her capital punishment. In 2010, Punjab's then...

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Japan, India leaders agree to step up defense, economic ties

Japan, India leaders agree to step up defense, economic ties

Regarding India as the most important partner for his free and open Indo-Pacific strategy, Abe hopes to confirm with Modi the promotion of the two countries' defense cooperation, informed sources said...

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To the United States border moved to the new

To the United States border moved to the new "caravan" of migrants

Guatemalan firefighters confirmed that a 26-year-old Honduran was killed from a rubber bullet hitting his head. Ultimately, however, the migrants broke through the fence into Mexico, despite police ...

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Afghanistan: Kandahar goes to polls after week's delay

Afghanistan: Kandahar goes to polls after week's delay

Two days before the elections last weekend, General Abdul Razeq was assassinated by one of the security guards of Kandahar Governor Zalmai Wesa. The general Scott Miller, commander-in-chief of the...

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Boise’s Jewish community invites you to help honor the Pittsburgh shooting victims

Boise’s Jewish community invites you to help honor the Pittsburgh shooting victims

In addition to the 11 mostly elderly victims who were killed, six people, including four police officers, were wounded before the suspect was arrested. He urged people to be more politically active to...

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Trump administration invites Putin to Washington for 2019 visit

Trump administration invites Putin to Washington for 2019 visit

The White House has extended a formal invitation to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Speaking during a visit to the ex-Soviet nation of Georgia, he added that no date has been set. Earlier this mon...

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Merkel on the spot after painful regional vote

Merkel on the spot after painful regional vote

She has led Germany as chancellor since 2005 - and wants to stay in that post. Merkel's 13 years in power have piled up baggage from repeated compromise-laden "grand coalitions" with the SPD, as wel...

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Mattis warns Khashoggi murder

Mattis warns Khashoggi murder "must concern us all greatly"

Khashoggi's Turkish fiancée, meanwhile, gave an anguished and tearful TV interview in which she said she keeps asking herself if she had missed some signs and should have prevented him from entering ...

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Scaramucci Says Trump ‘Intentionally’ Lies To Inflame Opponents

Scaramucci Says Trump ‘Intentionally’ Lies To Inflame Opponents

The targets included former President Barack Obama , former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , Mr. Biden, former Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., liberal billionaire George Soros, former CIA D...

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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu makes secret Oman visit

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu makes secret Oman visit

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas also paid a three-day visit to Oman earlier this week. In a joint statement issued after Netanyahu's returned home, the Israeli leader and Sultan Qaboos said the ...

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