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Palestinians slam Pence speech in Israel as 'gift to extremists'

Palestinians slam Pence speech in Israel as 'gift to extremists'

Netanyahu called Pence "a great friend of Israel " and said there was "no alternative for American leadership" in the peace process. Pence said he had received no blowback from world leaders over T...

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School bus full of children slides down icy street in MA

School bus full of children slides down icy street in MA

Main roads had been treated, but side roads - such as the one where the crash occurred - had not yet been reached by highway officials when the school bus careered into the vehicle. The bus took out a...

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Injuries Reported After Gunmen Attack Save the Children Office in Jalalabad

Injuries Reported After Gunmen Attack Save the Children Office in Jalalabad

Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said the attack started with a suicide bomber and was followed by gunfire. According to health officials, at least 11 people have been inj...

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Twin Car Bombings Kill 9 in Benghazi

Twin Car Bombings Kill 9 in Benghazi

The first one exploded in front of a mosque as worshipers exited the mosque after night prayer. At least 30 people died in the blast and up to 50 were injured. Several bombings had taken place in a ...

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GOP rep told aide they were 'soul mates,' but denies harassment claim

GOP rep told aide they were 'soul mates,' but denies harassment claim

Patrick Meehan (R-PA) by a former aide. Meehan settled with the aide using funds from his office budget. Serving on the Ethics Committee, Meehan has always been seen as an advocate, pushing for pr...

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VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year

VENEZUELA: Constituent Assembly To Call Presidential Elections This Year

The 55-year-old Maduro, a towering mustachioed former bus driver who was Hugo Chavez's handpicked successor, said he is ready to run if he receives the party's nomination. Who will take on Maduro? I...

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Did The Undertaker just retire on RAW 25?

He showed up at the Manhattan Center with Jim Ross and Jerry "The King" Lawler on commentary, and made a weird speech to the fans that left everyone wondering. Hopefully, if Reigns does win, it will b...

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Who are the key players in Turkey's operation in Syria?

Who are the key players in Turkey's operation in Syria?

Six of the 23 suspects arrested in Izmir were accused of spreading propaganda on the streets, which amounted to 'harassing people, the agency said, adding that they were planning to hold a protest in ...

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Over 10000 killed in last 40 months in Syria

Over 10000 killed in last 40 months in Syria

As Shafah, about 10 miles from Syria's eastern border with Iraq, is one of a few remaining towns in the middle Euphrates River Valley controlled by ISIS. The United States has led an worldwide coali...

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'Look East' policy becomes 'Act East' as ASEAN leaders arrive in Delhi

'Look East' policy becomes 'Act East' as ASEAN leaders arrive in Delhi

All the ASEAN leaders will also be the chief guests at the Republic Day parade. The India-ASEAN relationship has many facets to it. Look East Policy is an essential element of our foreign policy, whil...

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Fodder scam: Verdict in third case against Lalu expected today

Fodder scam: Verdict in third case against Lalu expected today

Lalu has been convicted under the Prevention of Corruption Act, reports said adding that the quantum of punishment may be announced on Thursday. Eleven others have also been convicted in the case,...

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Cinema Halls Vandalized, Vehicles Torched as Mobs Rampage Against 'Padmaavat' in Ahmedabad

Cinema Halls Vandalized, Vehicles Torched as Mobs Rampage Against 'Padmaavat' in Ahmedabad

More than 150 four-wheelers and two-wheelers were damaged as mobs went on a rampage after 8 pm, targetting three malls with multiplexes and a standalone theatre complex in the city. Minister of stat...

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Congress just set up another government shutdown deadline

Congress just set up another government shutdown deadline

With government spending authority about to expire again at midnight on Friday, Democrats withheld support for a fourth stopgap spending bill and demanded action for the Dreamers. During his speech Mo...

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Washington conspiracy theory: The FBI, the affair, and 'secret society'

Washington conspiracy theory: The FBI, the affair, and 'secret society'

Asked Tuesday about Sessions being questioned, Trump said he wasn't anxious. Strzok even went as far as expressing hesitation over joining the Mueller investigation in the first place, because he ...

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Congress Clears Measure to End Shutdown

Congress Clears Measure to End Shutdown

The House is expected to approve the three-week funding bill later in the day and send it to President Donald Trump for his signature, allowing the government to completely reopen on Tuesday. "I'm...

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North Korean musicians to perform in South Korea on Eve of Olympics

North Korean musicians to perform in South Korea on Eve of Olympics

In an article published by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), Pyongyang accused South Korean conservatives of unscrupulously "letting out reckless remarks chilling the hardly-won atmosphere of imp...

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Central Intelligence Agency believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defence

Central Intelligence Agency believes North Korea weapons aimed at coercion, not just defence

Pompeo argued that the North Korean leader could not be sure he could hit the U.S. mainland until he had developed a substantial arsenal with multiple nuclear-tipped missiles. "We have officers all ar...

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New York City sues drug companies over opioid epidemic

New York City sues drug companies over opioid epidemic

The defendants include Allergan, Johnson & Johnson, Purdue Pharma and Teva, and distributors such as AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson. "It was worth it, because several generations of...

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Police target drivers on their phones this week

Police target drivers on their phones this week

While new drivers - those who have passed within the last two years - face having their licence revoked if caught just once. Their families' lives are said to have been devastated by the impact of t...

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Lavrov, Tillerson discuss Syria on call: Russian foreign ministry

Lavrov, Tillerson discuss Syria on call: Russian foreign ministry

For the US, the Kurdish fighters that dominate the Syrian Democratic Forces have been indispensable in the battle against ISIS, which has been routed from scores of strongholds. "Our top levels are en...

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No new arrest warrant for Carles Puigdemont, says Spanish judge

No new arrest warrant for Carles Puigdemont, says Spanish judge

During his first foreign visit since leaving Spain to live in voluntary exile in Brussels on 30 October, Puigdemont told students at the University of Copenhagen the European Union showed "failures" i...

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Ex-Military Chief's Presidential Bid Incitement Against Military - Says Army

Ex-Military Chief's Presidential Bid Incitement Against Military - Says Army

A security official with first-hand knowledge of the Annan affair said the ex-general was arrested by the military simultaneously with the release to the official media of an armed forces' statement ...

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Schumer bashed by the left over shutdown-ending deal

Schumer bashed by the left over shutdown-ending deal

There is a broad consensus, on both sides of the aisle, that DACA and other issues related to illegal immigration require a compromise solution.Bipartisan, bicameral negotiations have been underwa...

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No. 6 Lady Vols fall to No. 3 Mississippi State, 71-52

No. 6 Lady Vols fall to No. 3 Mississippi State, 71-52

Mississippi State had their best run in the 4th Quarter with 3:46 on the clock. 3-POINT GOALS: Mississippi State 7-18 (Schaefer 4-8, William 0-2, Johnson 2-3, Vivians 1-5); Tennessee 0-8 (Davis 0-...

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The Sprout: NAFTA talks get underway in Montreal

The Sprout: NAFTA talks get underway in Montreal

They say Canada has tabled complete chapter proposals on more than half of NAFTA's 30 sections, and has put forward substantive proposals and text on every part of the entire agreement already. What h...

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Kyle Edmund to lead Britain in tough Spain tie

Kyle Edmund to lead Britain in tough Spain tie

Svitolina blamed a hip injury for her shock ousting as she again failed to get to the last-four of a Grand Slam on her 22nd attempt. " Andy Murray , following the match from back home in the United ...

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United States blames Russian Federation for Syria chemical weapons use

United States blames Russian Federation for Syria chemical weapons use

Rescue teams and activists said Monday that Assad's government used a poisonous gas on Syrian civilians in an attack that affected at least 20 individuals, including some children, in a rebel-held r...

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Women Made History With Their 2018 Oscar Nominations

Women Made History With Their 2018 Oscar Nominations

Of the four other women nominated, only Kathryn Bigelow has won, in 2010 for The Hurt Locker . Again, considering the political and social push the movie has had, one can expect it to win most or ...

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Turkey begins ground assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria

Turkey begins ground assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria

The U.S. urged Turkey to exercise restraint and ensure that its military operations remain limited in scope and duration, however, said it was "supportive of addressing the legitimate security concern...

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BJP men pelt stones, clash with cops; Odisha bandh tomorrow

BJP men pelt stones, clash with cops; Odisha bandh tomorrow

Police resorted to lathi charge when BJP activists breached the security cordon near Sishu Bhavan square. Many BJP workers were later taken into preventive custody. On November 18, the girl attempted ...

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Album Review: Camila Cabello's 'Camila'

Album Review: Camila Cabello's 'Camila'

Just over a year since she parted ways with Fifth Harmony , Camila Cabello has proved striking out on her own was worth the risk. With its first single "Havana", featuring Young Thug , and secon...

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UK's Johnson slaps business lobby for European Union customs call

UK's Johnson slaps business lobby for European Union customs call

She argued that a good customs union, built on lessons learnt from others, is best for jobs, wages and living standards after the transition period ends. However, in our view a customs' union only goe...

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Rand Paul 911 Call Audio From His Assault Is Released

Rand Paul 911 Call Audio From His Assault Is Released

Paul returned to the Senate on Monday after suffering six broken ribs and other serious injuries from the November 3 attack. He said it was related to Boucher's and Paul's yards and maintenance. ...

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Colin Kaepernick, Snoop Dogg donate $35K to Dallas' Mothers Against Police Brutality

Colin Kaepernick, Snoop Dogg donate $35K to Dallas' Mothers Against Police Brutality

Mothers Against Police Brutality showed their gratitude to Kaepernick in a video posted to Twitter on Monday afternoon. Then Snoop threw in another $15,000. Kaepernick's actions during the national an...

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Cloudy, breezy Sunday, chance of snow late

Cloudy, breezy Sunday, chance of snow late

Meteorologists say there is some question regarding how high temperatures will get today given the widespread precipitation expected. Friday night, there is a 30 percent chance of showers before m...

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Women's Marches draw large crowds on second day

Women's Marches draw large crowds on second day

Paula Beaty, 53, a tech worker from Durham, North Carolina, attended the Las Vegas rally wearing an outfit recalling the women's suffrage movement of the early 20th century. The platform is very clear...

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Military chopper crash in Calif. leaves 2 dead

Military chopper crash in Calif. leaves 2 dead

The two soldiers were identified as 1st Lt. Clayton Cullen, 25, of IN, and Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kevin Burke, 28, of California. The helicopter was an AH64 Apache. William Gayler, reportedly warne...

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Jeff Sessions questioned in Russia probe

He held meeting with the Russians during the presidential campaign that he failed to disclose during his confirmation hearings. The attorney general is the first Trump cabinet official known to be i...

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I'm Pleased 'Democrats In Congress Have Come To Their Senses'

I'm Pleased 'Democrats In Congress Have Come To Their Senses'

Activists said they planned to make their feelings known at the ballot box, targeting Republicans who have railed against illegal immigration as well as moderate Democrats who voted for Monday's dea...

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Winter Weather Traps Navy Ship in Montreal

Winter Weather Traps Navy Ship in Montreal

Now the Navy has chose to wait until weather conditions improve before allowing the ship to continue to its home port in Mayport, Fla., according to a spokeswoman. The ceremony marked the first time a...

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