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Schumer: Deal Reached To Reopen Government

Schumer: Deal Reached To Reopen Government

Senate Democrats joined in approving a Republican leadership plan to provide funding for government agencies through February 8 - with a promise from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to work t...

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Hornqvist will get 2 objectives, Penguins beat slumping LA Kings Three-1

Hornqvist will get 2 objectives, Penguins beat slumping LA Kings Three-1

DeSmith seized the chance to grab his first career victory - with plenty of help from the Penguins' scoring stars. The Penguins ended up winning last night 3-1 , adding to their recent upswing and ...

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Schumer: Deal reached to reopen federal gov't

Schumer: Deal reached to reopen federal gov't

President Trump on Monday accused Democrats of prioritizing services and security for noncitizens over USA citizens. The Senate passed the bill to extend the government funding through February ...

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United sign Sanchez from Arsenal in swap deal for Mkhitaryan

United sign Sanchez from Arsenal in swap deal for Mkhitaryan

Sanchez was previously heavily linked with a move to United's rivals Manchester City , managed by former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola . Sanchez had entered the final six months of his contract a...

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This Is the Cognitive Test President Trump Passed

This Is the Cognitive Test President Trump Passed

The White House doctor has said Donald Trump's health is in "excellent" shape after he underwent an assessment that tested his physical wellbeing and cognitive ability. Jackson said he was increasin...

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Pak: Imran will end up in jail: Nawaz Sharif

Pak: Imran will end up in jail: Nawaz Sharif

He said the PML-N doesn't want to engage in confrontational politics, we do not want to lock horns with anyone because if national institutions become plagued with infighting, the country can not fu...

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The many firsts in Donald Trump's first year

The many firsts in Donald Trump's first year

No doubt Mr Trump will provide us with many more opportunities for unsettling cover images over the next three years-at the very least. One is a letter to states aimed at making it easier for them t...

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Hwy 101 now open through Montecito, one day earlier than planned

Hwy 101 now open through Montecito, one day earlier than planned

At least 21 people have been killed in the mud and rock flow. The freeway was closed for nearly two weeks while crews worked to clear mud and debris from the lanes. Highway 101 has been closed in bo...

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Dylan Adams pleads guilty to facilitation of murder in Holly Bobo case

Dylan Adams pleads guilty to facilitation of murder in Holly Bobo case

Zachary Adams was sentenced to life in prison plus 50 years after reaching an agreement with prosecutors to avoid the death penalty. His so-called Alford plea means that he maintains his innocence...

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CHIP funding part of bipartisan deal reached to reopen government

CHIP funding part of bipartisan deal reached to reopen government

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 voted for this measure and I am a cosponsor of a bill ...

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Mick Mulvaney has been at center of last 2 government shutdowns

Mick Mulvaney has been at center of last 2 government shutdowns

ACOSTA: The president asked Congress to come up with a solution for the DREAMers. He said he wouldn't be surprised if the government reopens today, but added that it "could go on for several days"...

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US reveals when its Jerusalem embassy to be opened

US reveals when its Jerusalem embassy to be opened

Arab outrage over President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem had prompted the cancellation of several planned meetings ahead of Pence's trip, origina...

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Trump plans to speak post-shutdown vote, source says

Trump plans to speak post-shutdown vote, source says

DACA refers to the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which provides legal status and work permits to immigrants brought to the USA illegally as children. A new Trump political ...

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Senate approves deal to end government shutdown

The fighting followed a late-night vote in which Senate Democrats blocked a House-passed measure that would have kept agencies functioning for four weeks. Reopening the government for at least the n...

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Syria Kurds Say Turkish Operation 'Clear' Support for IS

Syria Kurds Say Turkish Operation 'Clear' Support for IS

Operation Olive Branch is being carried out under the framework of Turkey's rights based on worldwide law, UN Security Council resolutions, its self-defense rights under the UN charter and respect for...

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Nurse Charged With 97 Murders

Nurse Charged With 97 Murders

He worked at a clinic in Oldenburg from 1999 to 2002 and in nearby Delmenhorst from 2003 to 2005. An investigation into Niels' murders was widened after he talked about killing up to 30 people durin...

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Viola Davis speaks to 'Me too' moment at LA Women's March

Viola Davis speaks to 'Me too' moment at LA Women's March

This year's main event in Las Vegas, titled " Power to the Polls ", kicks off Sunday at 10 a.m. local time, and is being. Hundreds of Women's March anniversary events are already underway or k...

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Abbas calls on European Union states to recognise Palestine

Embassy in Jerusalem - and the embassy will open next year '. In Brussels , Abbas told European officials that recognising a Palestinian state would give his people hope and "open the doors to p...

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3 resign from USA Gymnastics as more victims testify against doctor

3 resign from USA Gymnastics as more victims testify against doctor

USA Gymnastics announced last week that it had severed ties with the Karolyi Ranch in Huntsville, Texas, which had served as the training center for the USA Gymnastics National Team and where some ...

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White House Says Report That Kelly, Miller Running DACA Talks 'Ridiculous'

White House Says Report That Kelly, Miller Running DACA Talks 'Ridiculous'

The White House fired back at Graham. "He's been an outlier for years", he said of Mr Miller. Dick Durban's deal to protect recipients of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals progr...

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Mexico sees highest homicide rate in decades

Mexico sees highest homicide rate in decades

In comparison, Germany's murder rate in 2014 was 0.9 per 100,000 people, according to World Bank data. The Secretariat of the Interior reported that last year's per-capita homicide rate was 20.5 per...

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Cardi B Defends Offset After 'Queers' Lyrics Controversy

Cardi B Defends Offset After 'Queers' Lyrics Controversy

Offset apologized for the line late last week, but with the caveat that he intended the word as "lingo that means unusual or odd", not as a gay slur . Critics specifically took issue with Offset's ...

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Pope Francis Apologizes to Sex Abuse Victims for Comments Defending Chilean Bishop

Pope Francis Apologizes to Sex Abuse Victims for Comments Defending Chilean Bishop

But I'm also convinced that he's innocent", the pope said, according to AP. Patricio Navia, political science professor at Diego Portales University in Santiago, said Francis had gone much further ...

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Basant Panchmi Celebrated at Aryans Group

Basant Panchmi Celebrated at Aryans Group

Some of them also choose to celebrate the occasion at home by bringing home the idol of Godess Saraswati and offering her a prasad of fruits, her favourite flowers and Bhog. It is an auspicious day. ...

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Irish leader pays final tribute to Dolores O'Riordan

Irish leader pays final tribute to Dolores O'Riordan

Joseph's Church in the city. O'Riordan's remains will be taken to St Ailbe's Church in Ballybricken on Monday night, ahead of her funeral, which is set to take place at 11.30am local time on Tuesd...

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Driver's license, ID cards OK for flying

Driver's license, ID cards OK for flying

California drivers can begin applying Monday for the new "Real ID" cards, which will eventually be among the requirements for anyone wishing to travel by air domestically, according to the Department ...

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Senator Graham votes to end government shutdown

The senator has been a fierce critic of President Trump , often targeting the president's stance on immigration . A government shutdown does not benefit anyone, and it causes irreparable harm to...

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Saudi Arabia, answering critics, announces new measures to ease Yemen's humanitarian crisis

Saudi Arabia, answering critics, announces new measures to ease Yemen's humanitarian crisis

Russian Federation on Monday called for an end to fighting in Yemen, saying there could be no military solution to the almost four-year war between Huthi rebels and the Saudi-backed government. Additi...

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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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