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Palestinian Dies From Wounds Suffered In Gaza Last Friday

Palestinian Dies From Wounds Suffered In Gaza Last Friday

The strikes hit 18 Hamas targets, including what the Israeli military called an "offensive terror tunnel" in Zaytun in southern Gaza, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said. The explosion , which occurred ...

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Supreme Court won't hear challenge to California gun waiting period

Supreme Court won't hear challenge to California gun waiting period

The Supreme Court rejected two challenges by guns rights groups to California laws regulating firearms sales. Demonstrations calling on Congress to enact stricter gun control laws have been led by...

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Mueller eyes Kushner contacts

Mueller eyes Kushner contacts

During the presidential transition period Kushner spoke to foreign contacts from over 15 countries, according to a statement he provided to Congressional investigators. The investigation team is yet t...

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Swastikas Discovered at Polish Embassy in Israel After 'Jewish Perpetrators' Comment

Swastikas Discovered at Polish Embassy in Israel After 'Jewish Perpetrators' Comment

The statement in Polish and English said Morawiecki's comments were "by no means intended to deny the Holocaust ". Israeli historians say it's part of an ongoing campaign to blur the lines betwee...

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Abbas Calls For Mideast Peace Conference In Rare UN Speech

Abbas Calls For Mideast Peace Conference In Rare UN Speech

It calls for mutual recognition by the states of Israel and Palestine based on 1967 borders, and formation of "an global multilateral mechanism" to assist the two parties in resolving all final stat...

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'They're fearless': College players lift United States men's hockey into Olympic quarterfinals

'They're fearless': College players lift United States men's hockey into Olympic quarterfinals

While Slovenia was a Cinderella team in this tournament, including an upset of the U.S., Norway is equally compelling. Zapolski is among the best goaltenders in the Kontinental Hockey League but con...

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Presidents Day: Why should you care?

Presidents Day: Why should you care?

Retail stores will, for the most part, remain open, with Presidents' Day sales occurring in many shops and online. This year, the federal holiday is today. Washington's actual birthday falls on Febr...

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Turkey denies use of chemical weapons in Afrin

Turkey denies use of chemical weapons in Afrin

Kurdish forces in Syria and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights have reported a suspected gas attack in the country carried out by Turkish forces Friday. The alleged use of chemical weapons in the...

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This weekend's gun show will go on - despite the Parkland school massacre

This weekend's gun show will go on - despite the Parkland school massacre

Meadow Pollack was 18, and a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , where 19-year-old gunman Nikolas Cruz opened fire on Wednesday on his former classmates. "Must always rep...

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Meet Merkel's Possible Successor: From Tiny State to National Party Leadership

Meet Merkel's Possible Successor: From Tiny State to National Party Leadership

She had to make painful concessions to the SPD to break months of political deadlock after an inconclusive election on September 24. Last week, leader Martin Schulz resigned over SPD infighting, l...

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Venezuela about to launch its 'petro' cryptocurrency

Venezuela about to launch its 'petro' cryptocurrency

The legislative body argued that the issuance would effectively be borrowing against the country's oil reserves, thus violating laws setting out that congress must approve government borrowing. It's u...

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Trump Jr. Blurs Line Between Business And Politics In India Trip

Trump Jr. Blurs Line Between Business And Politics In India Trip

In all 254 flats of different sizes are up for sale costing almost 820,000 USA dollars and above. Watchdog groups told The Post that the advertisements to meet Trump Jr . The overlap between the Tr...

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China angered by theft of Terracotta Warrior's thumb

China angered by theft of Terracotta Warrior's thumb

The warrior statues date back to 209 B.C., when the Qin Dynasty ruled China. Terracotta Warriors which guarded the tomb of China's First Emperor, Qin Shi Huang, on loan from China are displayed in T...

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Trump Rated Worst Leader in Presidential Greatness Survey

Trump Rated Worst Leader in Presidential Greatness Survey

President Trump has ranked as the worst president of all time in the 2018 Presidents & Executive Politics Presidential Greatness Survey released by Boise State University Monday. Obama came in seco...

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Seventh-grader shoots self at OH middle school; no one else hurt

Seventh-grader shoots self at OH middle school; no one else hurt

The student was rushed to the hospital, but his condition is unknown at this time. All four elementary schools in the district are closed and all extracurricular activities have been canceled for the ...

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Indian PM's Visit to State of Arunachal Pradesh Irks China

Indian PM's Visit to State of Arunachal Pradesh Irks China

The prime minister said he would personally tell people to go to Arunachal Pradesh to hold important meetings at the convention centre. The state has been ruled by the BJP since past year, after Chi...

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Region's insecurity due to USA meddling, unconditional support for Israel

Region's insecurity due to USA meddling, unconditional support for Israel

Thus, last weekend's Israeli attack is likely not the last, raising the question of whether these escalations represent a new normal in the Syrian conflict. Meanwhile, Israeli planes continued their a...

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Lawmakers send omnibus crime bill to governor

Lawmakers send omnibus crime bill to governor

House Bill 19 would stiffen penalties for violent felons caught with a firearm and offer retention bonuses for veteran police officers. Sen. Joseph Cervantes, D-Las Cruces, voted for the crime pack...

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Penn State vs. Ohio State - 2/15/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Penn State vs. Ohio State - 2/15/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Now, the Nittany Lions will have a chance to beat ranked foes in back-to-back games for the first time since January 2011 when the Nittany Lions beat No. With the victory, Penn State now has two quali...

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US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

US, Turkey return from brink, aim to 'normalize' ties

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (C-R) meets with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (C-L) at Ankara Palas in Ankara , Turkey on February 16, 2018. Cavusoglu said the YPG must le...

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Austrian Snowboarder Breaks Neck In Olympics Quarterfinals Race

Austrian Snowboarder Breaks Neck In Olympics Quarterfinals Race

His head snapped back and hit the snow and his goggles flew off. Amazingly, Schairer was somehow able to get to his feet after the crash, even managing to congratulate his fellow competitors, but he...

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Steve Bannon refuses to answer questions from House Intelligence Committee, members say

Steve Bannon refuses to answer questions from House Intelligence Committee, members say

Bannon has been a no-show at previously scheduled hearings and declined to answer questions at hearings he did attend. As CNN noted, Republicans are concerned about Bannon's invocation of executive ...

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Kim Jong-un impersonator creates stir at Winter Olympics

Kim Jong-un impersonator creates stir at Winter Olympics

North Korea boycotted the Olympics last time it was held in South Korea in 1988. Then the Japanese topped the combined Korean team's moment with an even bigger piece of history. She described them ...

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Ethiopia prime minister in surprise resignation amid growing protests

Ethiopia prime minister in surprise resignation amid growing protests

Hailemariam oversaw a smooth handover on the death of former Marxist rebel Meles Zenawi , turning the relatively little-known politician and technocrat to an influential leader. Remember he also orde...

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Oli sworn in as Nepali PM

Oli sworn in as Nepali PM

As widely expected, the CPN ( Maoist Centre) led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal "Prachanda", which had extended support to Oli to form the government in the Himalayan country, did not send the ministers in ...

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Israel military court trial closed for Palestinian protester

Israel military court trial closed for Palestinian protester

The teenager slapped an Israeli soldier in her home village of Nabi Saleh, near Ramallah in the West Bank , on 15 December and now faces up to 10 years in prison. The statement from Amnesty Intern...

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Judge Allows Illegal Aliens To Stay And Continue Entering the Country

Judge Allows Illegal Aliens To Stay And Continue Entering the Country

But the experiment in legislating didn't go very far. The biggest difference between then and now is that the Democrats have forfeited their best leverage to force Republicans to deal. "Everybody's ...

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Patrick arrives in Daytona for 1st stop of 'Danica Double'

Patrick arrives in Daytona for 1st stop of 'Danica Double'

After posting the fifth-fastest lap for Daytona 500 pole qualifying Sunday, Byron said he will have to catch up on his college class work. Jeff Gordon was the pole-sitter in 2015 before Chase Ellio...

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Cost of rebuilding Iraq pegged at more than $88B US

Cost of rebuilding Iraq pegged at more than $88B US

The rebuilding effort includes Iraq's infrastructure and economy. "If communities in Iraq and Syria can not return to normal life, we risk the return of conditions that allowed ISIS to take and cont...

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American woman with headaches wakes up with British accent

American woman with headaches wakes up with British accent

Rather than picking up the accent while studying overseas, the mum of seven suffers from a rare medical condition diagnosed as Foreign Accent Syndrome - a condition usually associated with neurolog...

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