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5 things Trump's attempted firing of Robert Mueller teaches us

The New York Times said White House counsel Don McGahn opposed the firing decision, telling senior officials it would have a "catastrophic effect" on Trump's presidency. As damaging as it would ...

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Raila Odinga Kenya Inauguration: Tag's Opposition Resistance Movement a Criminal Group

Raila Odinga Kenya Inauguration: Tag's Opposition Resistance Movement a Criminal Group

Kenyatta warned media outlets not to stream Odinga's "swearing-in" ceremony Tuesday, culminating with the communications officials switching off three major TV stations - NTV, Citizen TV and KTN. ...

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Senior Hamas official dies three weeks after suffering gunshot wound

Senior Hamas official dies three weeks after suffering gunshot wound

Alami, a civil engineer by training, has been a Hamas member since the late 1980s and was the first Hamas representative in Tehran. Al-Alami, also known as Abu Hamam, was born in Gaza in 1956. In 20...

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UK Government's mass surveillance deemed unlawful by courts

UK Government's mass surveillance deemed unlawful by courts

Campaigners have warned about the abuse of anti-terror laws by authorities in the United Kingdom for many years, with councils using their powers to investigate dog fouling, fly-tipping and breaches o...

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Rebel Wilson denied chance to front female Crocodile Dundee reboot

Rebel Wilson denied chance to front female Crocodile Dundee reboot

Thankfully, he can rely on the help of Wally Jr. The film, which casts the former Eastbound & Down actor as the illegitimate son of the original film's protagonist, chronicles his return back to the ...

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At least 3 killed as helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

At least 3 killed as helicopter crashes into house in Newport Beach

Two other people were injured in the incident, officials said, but it is unclear how numerous victims were on board the aircraft. "I put my hand on the back of the helicopter and started praying ove...

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2 on-duty Toronto officers ate weed edibles seized from raid

2 on-duty Toronto officers ate weed edibles seized from raid

Speaking with CP24 over the phone on Monday, Toronto police spokesperson Mark Pugash confirmed two officers are being investigated by the Professional Standards Unit but would not say what led to the ...

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Prince Alwaleed's release to reassure investors in global portfolio

Prince Alwaleed's release to reassure investors in global portfolio

He said he wanted to create the world's largest sovereign wealth fund, worth up to $3tn, with money generated by partially privatizing the state oil company, Saudi Aramco. Alwaleed, the founder of Kin...

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Finsbury Park mosque terrorist 'planned to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Finsbury Park mosque terrorist 'planned to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

Osborne, 48, from Cardiff, denies deliberately mowing down 51-year-old Makram Ali, who died from his injuries, and nine other people shortly after 12.15am on June 19 last year. The court heard Mr Osbo...

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Chris Christie Joins ABC News As Commentator

Chris Christie Joins ABC News As Commentator

The network's decision comes two weeks after the Republican governor left office, on January 16. Chris Christie said Tuesday that President Donald Trump should not meet face-to-face with special...

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Risking Jail, Iranian Women Protest Obligatory Headscarf

Risking Jail, Iranian Women Protest Obligatory Headscarf

The images show women copying the fearless stance of defiance as he first woman arrested - Vida Movahed. This woman stood atop a utility box for 10 minutes before officers arrested her, the Guardian ...

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IAS officer faces heat for FB post on Kasganj

IAS officer faces heat for FB post on Kasganj

To control the unchecked violence, Uttar Pradesh government imposed section 144 and demoted Kasganj's Superintendent of Police Sunil Kumar Singh for his failures. Pakistan is our enemy but there is ...

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Egypt's Nour party declares support for Sisi in presidential election

Egypt's Nour party declares support for Sisi in presidential election

He becomes the second candidate to run against President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, who is seeking reelection for a second term. He submitted his papers on the deadline day for registering for the electi...

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Putin hits out at 'hostile' Russian oligarchs list published by US

Putin hits out at 'hostile' Russian oligarchs list published by US

The Treasury said, however, that "it is not a sanctions list , and the inclusion of individuals or entities in this report... does not and in no way should be interpreted to impose sanctions on t...

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Kenya opposition supporters gather for Odinga 'swearing

Kenya opposition supporters gather for Odinga 'swearing

NASA supporters at Uhuru Park on January 30, 2018 for the swearing-in of Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka . Eyder says three of the country's main broadcasters were shut down in an apparent att...

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The Democratic lawmakers boycotting Trump's first State of the Union

The Democratic lawmakers boycotting Trump's first State of the Union

They added that the speech has been in the works for " many weeks" now. Many expect him to link these reforms with America's improving economy , roaring stock markets and lowering unemployment...

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Congressman demands arrest, deportation of illegal immigrants at State of the Union

Congressman demands arrest, deportation of illegal immigrants at State of the Union

Tea Party Republican Congressman Paul Gosar says he has asked the Capitol police and Attorney General Jeff Sessions to check at the doors of Congress everyone's immigration status and to arrest and ...

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Michelle Obama Picks Ellen DeGeneres For First Post-White House TV Interview

Michelle Obama Picks Ellen DeGeneres For First Post-White House TV Interview

The young singer is now making waves on the other side of the Atlantic and even stopped on The Ellen Degeneres Show for a show-stopping performance and chat with the host. Last summer, The Irish Po...

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Bank of America Corp (BAC) Shares Sold by Barings LLC

The stock increased 0.49% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $63.28. About 49,457 shares traded. Assembly Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASMB) has risen 353.70% since January 29, 2017 and i...

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England U21 ace targeting promotion with Middlesbrough after signing from Manchester City

England U21 ace targeting promotion with Middlesbrough after signing from Manchester City

It is believed that Manchester City will buy Harrison on a permanent deal, before loaning him to the Championship side. Harrison told City's official website: "I can't wait to get started over her...

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4 killed in Pennsylvania auto wash shooting

4 killed in Pennsylvania auto wash shooting

Smith was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the head and is not expected to survive. State police say it's possible that the gunshot wound was self-inflicted. Another woman was injured by shattered...

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BGE Sending Crews To Help Restore Power In Puerto Rico

BGE Sending Crews To Help Restore Power In Puerto Rico

However, families in remote parts of the territory wait. "Not having power for months is just hard to fathom". Brenda Irizarry was invited by Rep. Kathy Castor , D-Tampa, to be her guest in the Cap...

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Archbishop Charles Scicluna to investigate child abuse in Chile

Archbishop Charles Scicluna to investigate child abuse in Chile

He was also asked to serve as an assistant to Zhan Silu, a government-appointed bishop whose consecration the Vatican had previously declared illegal. Cardinal Josef Mindszenty was the archbishop of B...

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EU backs Brexit transition demands as tensions rock May

EU backs Brexit transition demands as tensions rock May

A smooth transition which maintains the status quo until our new trading arrangements are in place is absolutely vital for the UK's 6,800 food and drink manufacturers. would still answer to some Europ...

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President Trump delivers State of the Union address at 5 pm Tuesday

President Trump delivers State of the Union address at 5 pm Tuesday

Others on Twitter also shamed any pundits who would dare declare the State of the Union to be presidential. "That is one of the things President Trump has been really good at is recognizing ...

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Ex Falcons coach Matt LaFleur lands Titan's offensive coordinator position

It seems the Titans were also using the opportunity to get to know LaFleur better, in case they made a decision to bring him in as their new offensive coordinator. Pees coached Vrabel when both were w...

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Special prosecutor, Michigan State Police to investigate MSU

Special prosecutor, Michigan State Police to investigate MSU

Also coming on board is another former MI governor, Jim Blanchard, a Democrat, who will be named as a senior adviser, sources told the Detroit Free Press . Lorenzo Santavicca, the president of the ...

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Harley-Davidson Reported Fourth-Quarter Earnings

Harley-Davidson Reported Fourth-Quarter Earnings

It had closed the previous session at $55.15. "The EV motorcycle market is in its infancy today, but we believe premium Harley-Davidson electric motorcycles will help drive excitement and participat...

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IL congressmen to boycott State of the Union

IL congressmen to boycott State of the Union

One question is whether Justice Neil Gorsuch, whom Trump nominated for the Supreme Court, will attend the speech. Rep. Jim Jordan of OH, an outspoken conservative Republican, said he was willing to ...

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Pistons Shopping Avery Bradley In Trade Talks

Pistons Shopping Avery Bradley In Trade Talks

Even though Bradley will become a free agent this offseason, the Pistons have had a significant asking price for him. "The trade would also save the Cavs $8 million in luxury tax costs". Our NBA I...

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FCC: Officer behind Hawaii false missle alert thought it was real

FCC: Officer behind Hawaii false missle alert thought it was real

Believing the instructions were for an actual emergency, the worker sent the alert, which was issued to the cellphones of all Hawaii residents and visitors to the state. They also noted there is more ...

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Lessons for Phoenix, as

Lessons for Phoenix, as "Day Zero" appraches for people in Cape Town

The level of Theewaterskloof Dam, once Cape Town's biggest provider of water, is now estimated at less than 10 percent. "This is great progress, but to truly Defeat Day Zero , we need to aim to cut...

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Saudi Arabia Releases All Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton Detainees

Saudi Arabia Releases All Riyadh's Ritz-Carlton Detainees

Forbes said the prince's spokesman has declined to comment on the reports, while a Saudi embassy spokesman in the United States said the embassy has no information on specific individuals because of ...

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Two Sigma Securities LLC Takes Position in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

QUALCOMM Incorporated disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that EVP, Technology Grob Matthew S has sold 43,000 shares of QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM...

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Reserve Bank reassures South Africans over Capitec

Reserve Bank reassures South Africans over Capitec

Capitec has been one of South Africa's best-performing banks in recent years. Viceroy claimed that "upon accurate accounting of Capitec's loan book and reserving for potential litigation, Capitec's ...

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Movie 'Padmaavat' banned in Malaysia

Movie 'Padmaavat' banned in Malaysia

The chairman of the Film Censorship Board Mohd Zamberi Abdul Aziz said that the story of the film is of serious concern as the majority in Malaysia are Muslims. Aziz said the distributors of Padmaava...

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Nicolai Jorgensen to Newcastle latest: Newcastle increase bid for Feyenoord star

Nicolai Jorgensen to Newcastle latest: Newcastle increase bid for Feyenoord star

Benitez is desperate to strengthen his squad ahead of tomorrow night's 11pm transfer deadline. "It will be easier for us to train and to keep the players concentrating on their jobs". Benitez wants...

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Anti-corruption purge nets more than $100bn, Saudi Arabia claims

Anti-corruption purge nets more than $100bn, Saudi Arabia claims

It's unclear. In December, two people with knowledge of the matter said the prince was balking at demands he give up control of his Kingdom Holding conglomerate. Prince Alwaleed's Kingdom Holding, w...

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Saudi wraps up settlement stage in anti-corruption campaign

Saudi wraps up settlement stage in anti-corruption campaign

Kingdom Holdings has shares in many companies including Twitter, Lyft and Citigroup amongst others. He is chairman of Kingdom Holding Company, which closed 9.97 percent higher on the opening day of th...

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Blast kills 6 members of a family in Kurram Agency

Blast kills 6 members of a family in Kurram Agency

Six of a family lost their lives in a landmine explosion in Kurram Agency on Tuesday, Samaa reported. According to officials, tribesmen in the area have shifted the dead bodies and injured people ...

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