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Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

The Interior Department said Thursday it would allow limited access to many national parks and other public lands if Congress is unable to pass a spending bill before midnight Friday, triggering a...

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African Ambassadors to United Nations condemn Trump over 'shithole' comment

African Ambassadors to United Nations condemn Trump over 'shithole' comment

Trump reportedly made the remarks at a White House meeting on immigration on Thursday and a USA senator who attended the gathering said on Friday that the president used "vile, vulgar" language, inclu...

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Elina Svitolina Beats 15-Year-Old Marta Kostyuk In Third Round

Elina Svitolina Beats 15-Year-Old Marta Kostyuk In Third Round

World number 59 Siniakova, who also took Svitolina to three sets at the U.S. Open previous year, really went for her shots, hitting 11 winners, and it was she who managed to get the upper hand in an a...

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Brother picks up cremated stays of October 1 gunman

Brother picks up cremated stays of October 1 gunman

Crosby told the judge he had no information that the charges pertained to the "actual murders". Clark County coroner John Fudenberg talks to the media during a briefing at Las Vegas Metropolitan Po...

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How an unprovoked strike on North Korea would ruin the Trump presidency

How an unprovoked strike on North Korea would ruin the Trump presidency

Tillerson also declined to say whether the United States was open to a limited military strike on North Korea's infrastructure to prevent broader conflict, saying, "I'm not going to comment on issue...

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Partisan Battle Lines Deepen as US Government Shutdown Looms

Partisan Battle Lines Deepen as US Government Shutdown Looms

They had been seen as among the most likely yes votes in the Senate , where Republican leaders need at least nine Democrats to support the bill. "I'm looking for something that President Trump...

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A government shutdown looms: What you need to know

A government shutdown looms: What you need to know

Sens. Rand Paul (R-KY), Lindsey Graham , (R-SC), and Mike Rounds (R-SD) all oppose the bill; Republicans would need over ten Democrat senators to back the bill for it to pass through the Senat...

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US President Assures Mexico Will Pay for Border Wall

US President Assures Mexico Will Pay for Border Wall

Kelly, according to the Post , also conceded to the group that there ultimately won't be a border wall 'that Mexico will pay for'. The chief of staff also acknowledged that "a concrete wall fro...

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Twitch challenges YouTube with new video producer instruments, Disney partnership

Twitch challenges YouTube with new video producer instruments, Disney partnership

Reruns , which are separate from Premiers, are exactly what they sound like: videos that already aired that creators have scheduled to play again. Unless you've subscribed to the creator's channel or ...

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Trump muddles talks on gov't funding ahead of House vote on shutdown

Trump muddles talks on gov't funding ahead of House vote on shutdown

Democrats say they will not support any funding measure that does not include legislation to address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program or for extending aid for the Children's Heal...

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Does Aadhaar violate right to privacy? SC to begin hearing today

Does Aadhaar violate right to privacy? SC to begin hearing today

Thursday was the second day of a five-judge Constitution bench hearing petitions that challenge the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar system. So far, the SC has received multiple petitions ques...

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Body of missing 8-yr-old girl found in JK

Body of missing 8-yr-old girl found in JK

Tufail, the girl's cousin, a resident of Rasana, Hiranagar in Kathua, said Asifa had gone missing on January 10 after she had taken the horses to drink water in the neighbouring area at noon. Not sati...

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian believed to be responsible for killing rabbi

Israeli forces kill Palestinian believed to be responsible for killing rabbi

Ahmed was accused by the IOF of leading the group who killed the settler in Nablus last week. Ahed has since been held in Israeli military custody awaiting trial, with her detention being extended m...

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TCU PG Jaylen Fisher to miss rest of season following knee surgery

TCU PG Jaylen Fisher to miss rest of season following knee surgery

Vladimir Brodziansky had 26 points and No. 24 TCU snapped a three-game losing streak with a 96-73 win over Iowa State on Wednesday night, when the Horned Frogs played for the first time without injure...

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Will Ferrell Crashes Roger Federer Interview, Grills Tennis Star As Ron Burgundy

Will Ferrell Crashes Roger Federer Interview, Grills Tennis Star As Ron Burgundy

He then went on to ask Federer a series of freaky questions, including whether he would describe his game as a " silky gazelle", and whether Federer was a witch or a vampire. Ferrell, 50, asks in B...

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Egypt, Ethiopia united against 'conflict' over Nile waters

Egypt, Ethiopia united against 'conflict' over Nile waters

The diplomatic relations among Ethiopia and Egypt is largely intertwined with the Blue Nile River that originates from Ethiopia and shared among Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt. On the general relations bet...

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Zimbabwe government says shocked by Trump statements

Zimbabwe government says shocked by Trump statements

Trump demanded to know why the United States would accept immigrants from shithole countries rather than places like Norway, whose prime minister he had met the day before and whose population is majo...

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Amazon Reveals 20 Finalists for 2nd HQ

Amazon Reveals 20 Finalists for 2nd HQ

Lynn tossed its hat in the ring hoping to bring the expected 50,000 high-paying jobs and more than $5 billion in investments in the city over the next two decades. Amazon is an American global elec...

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Cognitive test given to Trump is a 10-minute routine screening

Cognitive test given to Trump is a 10-minute routine screening

And he scored 30 over 30 in this test, Jackson said . "I think a reasonable goal over the next year or so would be to lose 10 to 15 pounds", Jackson said. Durbin said the bill would also provide fun...

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Trump takes to Twitter to blast Democrats over DACA

If you previously received DACA and your DACA expired before September 5, 2016, or your DACA was previously terminated at any time, you can not request DACA as a renewal (because renewal requests typi...

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Turkey making final preparations for Syria offensive

Turkey making final preparations for Syria offensive

US President Donald Trump chose to arm YPG fighters, despite Turkey's objections and a direct appeal from Erdogan at a White House meeting in May 2017. The Assad regime has categorically rejecte...

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California Parents Charged With Torture After 13 Children Found Shackled and Starving

California Parents Charged With Torture After 13 Children Found Shackled and Starving

The Turpins' next court date is February 23. The Riverside County District Attorney's office is expected to hold a press conference on the case later today . The family had lived in Perris since 20...

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Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Overturn DACA Ruling

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court To Overturn DACA Ruling

Under normal circumstances, the Supreme Court disfavors parties from bypassing lower court proceedings and asking for direct review, but the Trump administration says the step is necessary. He rejecte...

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Trump Administration Pushing For Jerusalem Embassy Move By Next Year

Trump Administration Pushing For Jerusalem Embassy Move By Next Year

So what did Abbas say and what did he do? Israel has made numerous peace offers, to no avail. Too many media reports whitewashed Abbas' remarks. There is an oft-repeated cliché that Israel will real...

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Trump says he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'

The White House has not denied that Trump used a vulgar term, and there appears to be little difference in meaning between the two words. "We don't want to shut down the government". "I am really gr...

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Is DACA deal headed for disaster?

The main concern in many African and Latin American capitals is that those who voted for Trump and adhere to his racist ideology may constitute a majority in the contemporary US. "Why are we having ...

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13 siblings held captive in California residence

13 siblings held captive in California residence

The parents are being held at the Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside on $9 million bail each. Sheriff's deputies provided food and water to the siblings , who were later transported to ...

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Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I'm not a racist'

Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I'm not a racist'

Eric Camacho, a DACA recipient since 2013 plans to graduate in May of this year with a master's degree in software engineering with a concentration in cyber security, said people who don't support D...

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Commuters in US South cope with ice after deadly storm

Commuters in US South cope with ice after deadly storm

Tuesday until 4 p.m. Wednesday. A winter storm dumped snow Wednesday from the Florida Panhandle to ME as it left bone-chilling and icy conditions. The below-freezing temperatures across the region...

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Sharapova, Keys advance to second round of Australian Open

Sharapova, Keys advance to second round of Australian Open

Although Rafael Nadal had won the French Open and the US Open a year ago, he too is facing issues with his knee. "I'm just trying to enjoy it again on court", said the German, who turns 30 this week...

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Sexual Molester Plays Victim Following Testimonies In USA Gymnastics Sex Abuse Scandal

Sexual Molester Plays Victim Following Testimonies In USA Gymnastics Sex Abuse Scandal

She hasn't written a song since she was 18, she said. A university spokesman says the board of trustees appreciates lawmakers' opinions but still supports Simon, who attended the sentencing Wednesda...

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Netanyahu in Mumbai: India, Israel must come together to define future

Netanyahu in Mumbai: India, Israel must come together to define future

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that India's purchase of Israeli-made Spike anti-tank rockets was "back on track". Last year, Modi made a first trip to Israel by an Indian prime minister...

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Boil order issued for 12 metro-east communities; 2 schools cancel

Boil order issued for 12 metro-east communities; 2 schools cancel

Because of these problems, the water produced by our water supply system is of questionable microbiological quality. Residents are asked to conserve water. Upon notification from the Office of Public ...

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British MPs approve Brexit Bill

British MPs approve Brexit Bill

Mr Jones has previously claimed clause 11 of the bill as it now stands will result in powers over devolved areas such as the environment now held by Europe to be handed back to Westminster once the U...

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Not a Racist? Trump's Fresh Rant Infuriates Twitter Users

The senator from Arizona said Trump's remarks came in reaction to an element of the deal that would reallocate the visas given out in a lottery to immigrants who are now in a protected status, lik...

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India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch

India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch

The newspaper said Indian authorities intend to carry another Agni-5 test sometimes within the year so that may "gate-crash into the super-exclusive club of countries with ICBMs ... India's defense mi...

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Georgia Tech Games Against Virginia, Duke Sell Out

Georgia Tech Games Against Virginia, Duke Sell Out

Virginia Tech vs Georgia tv channel is on ACCNE. No long road trips, a home game vs. Notre Dame, a Thursday night home game in Lane Stadium, UVA on Black Friday at home, and two straight home games...

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Auto rams into Rio de Janeiro sidewalk, injuring at least 15

Auto rams into Rio de Janeiro sidewalk, injuring at least 15

The auto ploughed into the packed crowd about 8pm local time. An injured man carries his baby at the scene of a auto crash at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on January 18, 2018. According to fi...

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Donald Trump's Health: 5 Things Revealed By US President's Medical Exam

Donald Trump's Health: 5 Things Revealed By US President's Medical Exam

But Dr Jackson said he likely just needed a drink of water . "We talked about diet and exercise a lot". The president, instead, responded by asking "why the U.S. Cory Booker of "mansplaining" to...

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Tom Brady Back At Practice, Sporting Glove On Throwing Hand

Tom Brady Back At Practice, Sporting Glove On Throwing Hand

Each game had its magical moments. When it became clear Hoyer would not talk about Brady , the media turned their line of questioning to Hoyer's preparation for Sunday's game against the Jaguars . J...

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