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Macron gets tough on migrants, vows 'no more Jungles'

Macron gets tough on migrants, vows 'no more Jungles'

Emmanuel Macron reportedly approved the loan of the 11th-century Bayeux Tapestry to Britain. Hundreds of migrants remain in the area, with police routinely breaking up makeshift camps of people ho...

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Wake-up call for Modi after election victory in his home state

Wake-up call for Modi after election victory in his home state

The region is the largest and of key importance since it sends the maximum number of legislators to the Gujarat Assembly. There is no Gujarati Congress leader in the fore. Maybe such a strategy woul...

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India Pledges $25 Mln for Myanmar's Rakhine to Help Refugees Return

India Pledges $25 Mln for Myanmar's Rakhine to Help Refugees Return

She said he had a passion for journalism, adding "his job is his first priority. he doesn't take sides when writing stories". "In his former role as chief of the [Myanmar] Army's Western command, Ma...

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Ousted Catalan president declares victory following elections

Ousted Catalan president declares victory following elections

Puigdemont , won a three-seat majority in the 135-seat parliament , their total was down from the last election . The outcome of Thursday's election , in which an anti-secession party also made i...

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Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school

Celebrate! Staff & students cheer as power is restored at Puerto Rico school

The video is heartwarming, and makes you realize just how blessed we all are for the little things. Four months later, almost 40 percent of customers are still without power in Puerto Rico. Puerto Ric...

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Tillerson Says US Troops to Stay in Syria Beyond Battle With ISIS

Tillerson Says US Troops to Stay in Syria Beyond Battle With ISIS

Mr Tillerson said that the USA hosted a "very successful" conference of African nations and the African Union and the parties "explored both economic issues but explored shared security issues". "The ...

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Kremlin calls new United States security strategy

Kremlin calls new United States security strategy "imperial"

Instead, the focus in the new text will be the need for the U.S. to regain its economic competitiveness. The NSS said it will press Pakistan to intensify its counter-terrorism efforts, since no part...

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Wealthy new governor says he'll accept $175K salary

Wealthy new governor says he'll accept $175K salary

Currently, New Jersey minimum wage workers make $8.44 an hour. Only one, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal , has been approved by the state Senate. After the speech, which also served at times as a ...

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Trump praises Bob Dole at Capitol Hill award ceremony

Trump praises Bob Dole at Capitol Hill award ceremony

Dole's political resume includes serving in the Kansas House of Representatives from 1950-1952, the House from 1961-1969, the Senate from 1969-1996, leading the Republican National Committee from 1971...

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Arizona Group Again Helping Immigrants Renew DACA Status

Republicans can not fund the government on their own and one of the long talked-about solutions to getting Democrats on board had been to come up with a plan to protect the Deferred Action for Childho...

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European Union triggers unprecedented proceedings against Poland, sanctions could follow

European Union triggers unprecedented proceedings against Poland, sanctions could follow

Although some member states, including Hungary, have come awfully close to having sanctions imposed upon them, Article 7 has never been triggered since it came into force in the 1999 Treaty of Ams...

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Duterte's son quits as vice mayor of hometown Davao

Duterte's son quits as vice mayor of hometown Davao

He said he never suggested that Paolo should quit. "There are recent unfortunate events in my life that are closely tied to my failed first marriage", he said in a statement. This developed as Justi...

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Iranian, Russian FMs Discuss Syria, JCPOA

Iranian, Russian FMs Discuss Syria, JCPOA

He also offered financial aid and diplomatic assistance to help rebuild areas shattered by nearly seven years of civil war and said Assad's eventual departure is inevitable. Tillerson portrayed USA po...

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Mild Temperatures For Some, Dangerous Cold For Others

Mild Temperatures For Some, Dangerous Cold For Others

Wind chill values were expected to drop to -15 to -30 degrees by Tuesday morning. While winds will pick up for early Thursday , wind chills will be around 0° Thursday , so most everyone should be ...

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Disgraced Catholic Cardinal Bernard Law has died aged 86

Disgraced Catholic Cardinal Bernard Law has died aged 86

SNAP , which gained prominence as the US abuse scandal erupted in Law's Boston in 2002, said no victim of sexual abuse will ever receive the same attention and pomp that Law received in life and i...

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Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess

Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess

U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., is trying to fend off a GOP primary challenge from Danny Tarkanian, while U.S. Rep. Jacky Rosen has mounted a Democratic bid for the seat that could determine control of...

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The make-believe firing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller

The make-believe firing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Jay Sekulow, an attorney on Trump's personal legal team, referred questions to the transition group. "Is there anything else you need from the White House?" will be the Trump legal team's question...

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President Trump Cuts Funding To UN After Israel Vote

President Trump Cuts Funding To UN After Israel Vote

He's suggested that the US would come to the assistance of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies only if they're "paid up" in their financial obligations to the organization. Under the United Nat...

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Banning Spielberg in Lebanon

Banning Spielberg in Lebanon

The two countries are technically at war, and Lebanon at times follows the league's blacklist . Steven Spielberg warned that press freedom is under attack as he presented his new film, The Pos...

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Nine arrested in connection with FSU student's death

Nine arrested in connection with FSU student's death

Kluttz, Clayton M. Muehlstein , Brett A. Birmingham , Conner R. Ravelo , Christopher M. Hamlin , Anthony Petagine , Anthony J. Oppenheimer , John B. In December, a Leon County grand jury fo...

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Doctor: Trump 'fit for office,' could improve diet, exercise

Doctor: Trump 'fit for office,' could improve diet, exercise

The test President Donald Trump specifically asked to take to prove his cognitive abilities can't tell us anything about his psychiatric health, experts say. When pressed about Trump's infamous Twi...

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Facebook to expand probe into possible Russian influence on Brexit vote

Facebook to expand probe into possible Russian influence on Brexit vote

Some British lawmakers had complained that the world's largest social media network had done only a limited search for evidence that Russians manipulated the network and interfered with the referend...

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Kashmiris welcome India's decision on Jerusalem in UN

Kashmiris welcome India's decision on Jerusalem in UN

The Palestinian presidency, Thursday, welcomed the UN General Assembly's vote on a resolution regarding the legal status of the city of Jerusalem. "We're watching those votes". Jordan's monarchy is cu...

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Major blow to US; UN passes resolution discarding Trump's Jerusalem move

Major blow to US; UN passes resolution discarding Trump's Jerusalem move

Major political powers such as Britain, France, Germany and Japan voted for the resolution , while some of US' allies like Australia and Canada, abstained. It is also hard to see how he could make go...

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Here's what both Democrats and Republicans will face in 2018

Here's what both Democrats and Republicans will face in 2018

I think we did that in December. "It's something we are looking at and trying to quantify those numbers". Republicans won't pass anything if they wait around for things to be popular. The nonpartisa...

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"America will put her embassy in Jerusalem", says US Ambassador to UN

Defying President Donald Trump , over 120 countries on Thursday voted in favour of a UNGA resolution calling for the United States to drop its recent announcement. A Palestinian was killed as you...

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Iran supreme leader slams United States over Trump 'shithole' slur

Iran supreme leader slams United States over Trump 'shithole' slur

Iran, China, Russia, Germany, France, Britain, US and European Union reached an agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in 2015 which offered Tehran sanctions relief in excha...

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High school revises Brian Wilson's F in music from 58 years ago

High school revises Brian Wilson's F in music from 58 years ago

School officials shared a photo of the pair on Twitter , and captioned it, "Guess who dropped by HHS to appeal that grade Fred Morgan gave to him?" Good for you, Brian! "Brian wrote a composition f...

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Yellow warning issued by Met Office - as Wiltshire braces for high winds

Yellow warning issued by Met Office - as Wiltshire braces for high winds

The warning is now in force until 11am tomorrow (Wednesday). The Met Office say: "Very strong winds will affect parts of the United Kingdom during Wednesday night and into Thursday". "Monday will be...

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Shutdown-averting stopgap would delay tax, Senate bill would kill it outright

Shutdown-averting stopgap would delay tax, Senate bill would kill it outright

Without a solution to shield those immigrants from deportation, many Democrats in the House and Senate said they would oppose a short-term spending bill . One continued sticking point that has made...

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Lindsey Graham: Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration

If he's opened the door to a deal, it's because his apparent racial animus could free Congress to stop looking to him for leadership - thus producing a compromise that he would ultimately sign anywa...

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What's Next For DACA? Immigration Attorney Weighs In

What's Next For DACA? Immigration Attorney Weighs In

Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., implicitly affirmed Durbin's account. Nielsen was also in the meeting but said she didn't recall that specific phrase being used. Trump told reporters on his way to a dinner Su...

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No action can be taken against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

No action can be taken against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday said Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri should go back to Canada, adding that even his citizenship of Pakistan is "doubtful" and w...

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Man Accused Of Murdering Two Deputies: 'I Killed F-- Cops'

Man Accused Of Murdering Two Deputies: 'I Killed F-- Cops'

Brown retreated under heavy fire, Norgaard recounted. Bracamontes was heavily shackled in court, while Monroy, who has mostly remained quiet, was wearing a gray and black dress without shackles or c...

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Conservatives Balk At GOP Plan To Avert Government Shutdown

Trump took to Twitter Tuesday, writing, "The Democrats want to shut down the government over amnesty for all and border security". One reason for confusion may be recent history: In recent years, De...

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Trump reportedly uses vulgarity when referencing African nations during immigration meeting

In another new book by two previous helpers called Let Trump Be Trump, Trump is portrayed requesting "two Big Macs, two Filet-O-Fish, and a chocolate malted" for one supper from McDonald's. Presiden...

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President Winfrey? No way, says Trump:

President Winfrey? No way, says Trump: "I'll beat Oprah"

If you were inspired by Oprah Winfrey's acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes , you definitely have to check out the second speech she made backstage. Sin...

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Doctor: Trump's 'Overall Health Is Excellent,' Weight Loss Is Goal

Doctor: Trump's 'Overall Health Is Excellent,' Weight Loss Is Goal

According to Jackson, Trump told Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, "I do not want you pulling him off that stage". There appears to be little difference in meaning between the two words. Members of Congr...

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What we learned from 365 days of Trump polls

What we learned from 365 days of Trump polls

While there is still concern (51% continue to think the country is on the wrong track), the positive gains can buoy a President who has had difficulty winning majority support. 71 percent of blacks sa...

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Celebrity Big Brother confirm nominations twist before double eviction

Celebrity Big Brother confirm nominations twist before double eviction

It's perhaps no surprise that Rachel has been nominated after a clip from Monday's programme showed Wayne getting a telling off from Big Brother for discussing nominations - something that is strictly...

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