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UNRWA launches global campaign after United States fund cut

UNRWA launches global campaign after United States fund cut

He said the agency will create new funding alliances and get the United Nations secretary-general involved in high-level ministerial meetings to generate donations from countries. This was the lates...

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N. Korea cancels arts delegation visit to South before Olympics

N. Korea cancels arts delegation visit to South before Olympics

Seoul's government and the organisers hope that the Games, which they have promoted as the "Peace Olympics", can ease tensions that soared to new heights in recent months. Hyon is believed to have can...

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America Suffers Document Drop in Belief, China Rises, Survey Reveals

America Suffers Document Drop in Belief, China Rises, Survey Reveals

Trust in business, media and nongovernmental organizations also fell between 10 and 20 points, according to the survey. Ironically, this is happening at a time when the USA economy is growing strong...

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New Jersey First Lady Discloses Sexual Assault While at UVA

New Jersey First Lady Discloses Sexual Assault While at UVA

She had been introduced there by her husband, Democrat Gov. Phil Murphy, who was sworn into office Tuesday. The only hint of the horror to come was when she noticed the light dimming on her path, pr...

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Shah: Democrats 'Blinked' in Government Shutdown Fight

Shah: Democrats 'Blinked' in Government Shutdown Fight

The comment line, which can be reached at 202-456-1111, gives citizens a chance to leave a voice message for President Donald Trump , but over the weekend it was not accepting calls, CNN reported ...

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Head of Army warns that Russian Federation 'would beat United Kingdom in war'

Head of Army warns that Russian Federation 'would beat United Kingdom in war'

Speaking at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) he said the "threats" posed by Russian Federation needed to be addressed "now". The comments from Chief of the General Staff Nick Carter , d...

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Haleakala National Park open with limited services during government shutdown

Haleakala National Park open with limited services during government shutdown

The park could furlough 79 employees over the next three days, going from 94 to 15, said Acadia spokeswoman Christie Anastasia, who added she is able to work until 4 p.m. During a 16-day shutdown in...

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U.S. increases cargo screening for 5 Muslim countries

U.S. increases cargo screening for 5 Muslim countries

According to reports, TSA Administrator David Pekoske has informed EgyptAir, Royal Jordanian, Qatar Airways, Saudia, Emirates airline and Etihad Airways they must provide U.S. TSA said the goal is to ...

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Meadows: Trump is not a racist

Meadows: Trump is not a racist

Graham said Trump called for a compassionate immigration system based on "love" during a meeting Tuesday. In other immigration news, Nielsen told lawmakers there is an ongoing surge in illegal c...

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Vermont governor indicators pot invoice with 'blended feelings'

Vermont governor indicators pot invoice with 'blended feelings'

Those people undoubtedly include Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who has been pushing to crack down on states that have defied federal cannabis prohibition by legalizing recreational use. "We are l...

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Facebook admits social media is bad for democracy, sometimes

Facebook admits social media is bad for democracy, sometimes

Another test of social media's role in elections lies ahead in March, when Italy votes in a national election already marked by claims of fake news spreading on Facebook . "It's abhorrent to us that ...

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Temperatures to fall today, with possible rain-snow mix in forecast

Temperatures to fall today, with possible rain-snow mix in forecast

Rainfall amounts in far southeast Oklahoma and western Arkansas are expected to range from ¼ to ¾ of an inch, the weather service said. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. The chance of precipitation...

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Democrats solidify their lead in midterm elections matchup

Democrats solidify their lead in midterm elections matchup

The 12-point advantage represents the largest since 2006, according to the poll. Judging from past elections, Democrats are expected to need a six- to eight-point advantage in national support thi...

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Pence calls Stormy Daniels allegations against Trump

Pence calls Stormy Daniels allegations against Trump "baseless", hails end to shutdown

The source of the funds for Clifford remains unclear, and Cohen vehemently denied she was paid for her silence when The Wall Street Journal first reported the payment earlier this month. Hours later...

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Want Immigrants

Want Immigrants "From Everywhere" To Come To US: President Trump

US President Donald Trump asked his doctor to put him through a cognitive test in order to address rumours about his poor mental health. "There's no indication that he has any kind of cognitive ...

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US Government is shut down over Democrat immigration dreams

US Government is shut down over Democrat immigration dreams

The Senate has advanced a bill reopening federal agencies through February 8 after Democrats relented and lifted their blockade against the legislation. Republicans say it's the Democrats' fault...

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Gurugram : Villagers took human waste fallen from aircraft for meteor

Gurugram : Villagers took human waste fallen from aircraft for meteor

The object's yellowish-brown colour and transparent surface led villagers to mistake it for a space rock. However, when a small sample was sent for testing, officials found that it was not a meteoro...

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US Senate to Vote Noon Monday on Ending Government Shutdown

US Senate to Vote Noon Monday on Ending Government Shutdown

Unable to reach an agreement, the House and Senate passed a short-term funding bill to reopen the government and give Congress more time to debate the issue. Democrats and Republicans traded b...

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North Korean delegation in Seoul amid tight security, media attention

North Korean delegation in Seoul amid tight security, media attention

Other reconciliatory gestures the Koreas have agreed to for the Olympics include a joint march under a blue-and-white "unification" flag during the February 9 opening ceremony and a pair of performanc...

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Pay attention to US-UK rapport, Rex Tillerson says

Pay attention to US-UK rapport, Rex Tillerson says

On a bridge-building visit to London on Monday, Tillerson said there was a "common view" among the E3 - the UK, France, and Germany - and the United States that concerns around Iran's ballistic missil...

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court throws out state's congressional map

Pennsylvania Supreme Court throws out state's congressional map

Republicans redrew the state's map in 2011. If these deadlines are not met, "this Court shall proceed expeditiously to adopt a plan based on the evidentiary record developed in the Commonwealth Court"...

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On R-Day, India will showcase its 'Act East' policy: Def Min

On R-Day, India will showcase its 'Act East' policy: Def Min

He said the trade mission would start from India and then to Pakistan to follow the schedule of President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, who was conducting his visits to the two countries. Last year, ASEAN inv...

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Turkey gave U.S. heads-up on Syria operation: Mattis

Turkey gave U.S. heads-up on Syria operation: Mattis

Troops crossed the border and pushed into northern Syria to target the YPG fighters, who Turkey labels as "terrorists". Turkey has been threatening an operation in Afrin since last week af...

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Pence kicks off visit to Israel's capital, Jerusalem,

Pence kicks off visit to Israel's capital, Jerusalem,

Pence's Middle East trip comes after President Donald Trump's major December speech on Israel, during which he announced that the United States would formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel's cap...

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Trump's America: ICE Deports Doctor Living In US For 40 Years

Trump's America: ICE Deports Doctor Living In US For 40 Years

The only spot on Niec's record is two misdemeanor convictions when he was 17, one for destruction of property less than $100 and receiving and concealing stolen goods. When he renewed his permanent gr...

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Kristen Bell mocks Melania Trump during SAG Awards opening monologue

Kristen Bell mocks Melania Trump during SAG Awards opening monologue

Britain's Gary Oldman won best actor for playing wartime leader Winston Churchill in Focus Features' " Darkest Hour ". "I'm gonna tell you what's wrong with this statue", he said as he wrapped u...

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Celebrity Big Brother bosses deny reality show has been axed

Celebrity Big Brother bosses deny reality show has been axed

A Big Brother insider told The Sun : " Channel 5 already has a deal in place for another civilian version of Big Brother and a Celebrity Big Brother which will both air later this year". Las...

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Female Student Shot, Suspect in Custody in Italy High School Shooting

Female Student Shot, Suspect in Custody in Italy High School Shooting

It had 281 students enrolled a year ago. A 15-year-old girl was hospitalized after a shooting in a cafeteria at a Texas school Monday morning, local officials said. One person is in custody, polic...

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Six dead in DRC protest crackdown

Six dead in DRC protest crackdown

According to witnesses who spoke to Reuters, police and paramilitary troops fired tear gas and shot in the air outside the Notre Dame cathedral in Kinshasa resulting in the deaths. Elections could not...

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George Weah sworn in as Liberia president

George Weah sworn in as Liberia president

The heads of state present include Ghana's Nana Akufo Addo, Guinea's Alpha Conde, Sierra Leone's Ernest Bai Koromah, Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara, Faure Gnassingbé of Togo, Nigeria's Muhammadu ...

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United Kingdom appoints minister for loneliness

United Kingdom appoints minister for loneliness

The Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness , which was established by United Kingdom lawmaker Jo Cox before she was assassinated in 2016 , had called the government to appoint a minister to spearhead a n...

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Thailand: Three killed in bomb blast in Yala, several injured

Thailand: Three killed in bomb blast in Yala, several injured

The shadowy network of militants nearly never claim attacks and rarely talk to the media. The explosion happened in Yala province, one of Thailand's three southernmost provinces where Muslim milit...

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Parents need to do their homework on school choice options

Parents need to do their homework on school choice options

The city of Little Compton has issued a proclamation recognizing School Choice Week in their community. "As our National School Choice Poll shows, everyone from Republicans to Democrats, Independe...

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Trump's Davos trip now in flux, says White House budget director

Trump's Davos trip now in flux, says White House budget director

On Saturday, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said Trump was looking at his attendance at the annual event held in Davos , Switzerland, on a "day-by-day basis". May invited Trump for a sta...

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Delhi police nabs most wanted criminal Abdul Subhan Qureshi

Delhi police nabs most wanted criminal Abdul Subhan Qureshi

More than 50 persons were killed when 20 blasts ripped through Gujarat's main city Ahmedabad on July 26, 2008. He had been living in Nepal under a fake identity and had gone to Saudi Arabia between ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation text: Lynch knew 'no charges will be brought' against Hillary

Federal Bureau of Investigation text: Lynch knew 'no charges will be brought' against Hillary

Page and Strzok came under fire during late 2017 when a series of text messages exchanged between them were made public, in which they described Donald Trump as an "idiot" and openly expressed their...

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French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit Iran in March

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to visit Iran in March

Speaking on arrival at a European foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, Jean-Yves Le Drian also said the 28 ministers would reiterate their concerns over Iran's activities in Yemen, Lebanon and Syr...

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Sensex Gains Over 100 Points; Nifty Trading Above 10900

Sensex Gains Over 100 Points; Nifty Trading Above 10900

Mindtree, Take Solutions, Tata Elxsi, Zensar Technologies, NIIT Technologies, Tech Mahindra and MphasiS were up in the range of 1% to 6% on the NSE today. HPCL stock was down 3.55% on the BSE , as an...

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'I am not a racist'

'I am not a racist'

Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) ― is to be believed on what was said at last week's hotly contested meeting regarding immigration with President Donald Trump at the White House. "Did you see what various se...

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Men Shot In Midtown Manhattan Near Macy's, No Arrests Made

Men Shot In Midtown Manhattan Near Macy's, No Arrests Made

He told AM New York : "When I heard the sounds I ran to the front. I was hiding like everybody - everybody was running around". Police say two men were arguing when one of them drew a gun and fired...

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