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Two Boys Stabbed to Death in Massachusetts, Mother Charged With Murder

Two Boys Stabbed to Death in Massachusetts, Mother Charged With Murder

According to local police, 43-year old Latarsha Sanders acted alone when she stabbed her 5-year-old and 8-year-old multiple times at some point over the weekend. The Plymouth County District Attorney'...

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Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader's visit

Hopes for talks grow with N.Korea's ceremonial leader's visit

Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence will be attending the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games on February 5, as part of his six-day trip to Asia. But Mr. Pence's potentially conciliatory comments...

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Democrats Melt Down over Nunes Memo and Enter the Upside Down

Democrats Melt Down over Nunes Memo and Enter the Upside Down

House Republicans previously blocked the release of a Democratic response to the memo that rebuts its allegations, although they are now expected to vote on its release Monday. He has been subpoen...

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White Home's Shah: Democrats 'Little Overheated' Over Memo

White Home's Shah: Democrats 'Little Overheated' Over Memo

And after getting nowhere in pleading with the White House not to release the memo, Director Wray drew a line of independence by authorizing a statement expressing the FBI's "grave concerns about mate...

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Nunes Wants to Publish As Many As 5 More Memos

Nunes Wants to Publish As Many As 5 More Memos

Overall, most of the public still believes that Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 US presidential election, allegations that Moscow and Trump...

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4-magnitude natural disaster strikes near coast of Taiwan

4-magnitude natural disaster strikes near coast of Taiwan

No tsunami warning has been issued so far. There is no immediate information on damage or casualties. The quake struck at 4.50am (NZT), 22km east-northeast of Hua-lien in Taiwan at a depth of 1km,...

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Leading ivory and rhino horn investigator found fatally stabbed in Kenya

Leading ivory and rhino horn investigator found fatally stabbed in Kenya

Mr. Martin, his wife and colleagues Lucy Vigne and Dan Stiles had recently returned from a research trip to Myanmar, where they worked on an expose on ivory and rhino horn trafficking, she said. He wa...

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U.S. official warns of growing threat from North Korea

U.S. official warns of growing threat from North Korea

In his address last week, Trump said that "no regime has oppressed its own citizens more totally or brutally than the cruel dictatorship in North Korea". The tyrant carried out a series of missile and...

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Special Series: 100 years of Women's Suffrage

Special Series: 100 years of Women's Suffrage

It will be the largest-ever gathering of Britain's women politicians, organisers believe. A bundle of these posters, delivered to Cambridge, survived to be rediscovered 106 years later in 2016. Mongol...

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State of the Nation Address postponed

State of the Nation Address postponed

Party leaders, who may be trying to oust Mr Zuma before his State of the Nation address later this week, will hold an emergency meeting on Monday. Late on Monday , the ANC NWC resolved that it will h...

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Dow Jones hit by worst fall since 2008

Dow Jones hit by worst fall since 2008

Panic has hit Wall Street and leading trade indices sink deep into red territory after a wave of mass sales, according to CNBC. The resulting market contraction has erased all gains made in the...

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Pence does not rule out meeting with North Korea during Asia trip

Pence does not rule out meeting with North Korea during Asia trip

South Korea may be touting the Winter Games, which begin on Friday, as the "Peace Olympics ", but that hasn't stopped the United States and North Korea seeking to score political points against each ...

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North Korean technicians cross into South for Olympics prep

North Korean technicians cross into South for Olympics prep

Asked at a press conference in Peru whether USA officials might meet with North Korea officials on the sidelines of the Olympics , Tillerson said: "We'll just see". US President Donald Trump has sa...

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Man driving wrong way killed in central Missouri crash

Man driving wrong way killed in central Missouri crash

Deborah Anderson, a 63-year-old woman of Ballwin was killed in a 12-car pileup on eastbound Interstate 44 while 11 more were injured in a 30 auto pile-up on eastbound Interstate 44. About 50 miles to ...

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Former MSU AD: Title IX violations in Nassar case

Former MSU AD: Title IX violations in Nassar case

More than 260 women and girls say they were assaulted by Nassar, some as far back as the 1990s. In December, Nassar was sentenced to 60 years in prison on child pornography charges . The court has ...

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Conservationist found stabbed to death in Africa

Conservationist found stabbed to death in Africa

He was a fixture in Kenya's wildlife scene, an eccentric American with a shock of white hair, known for meticulous work on the black market prices of ivory and rhinoceros horn. "He always collaborated...

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Israeli Soldiers Shoot Dead Palestinian Teen during West Bank Raid

Israeli Soldiers Shoot Dead Palestinian Teen during West Bank Raid

Tuesday's killing came a day after a Palestinian stabbed to death an Israeli man, 29-year-old Itamar Ben Gal, at a bus stop near the entrance to the West Bank settlement of Ariel, before fleeing t...

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Hong Kong democracy protesters freed

Hong Kong democracy protesters freed

The three were initially sentenced to community service for their role in a demonstration that helped kickstart to Umbrella protests, during which tens of thousands of mostly young people flooded Hong...

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Trump Attacks British Healthcare

Trump Attacks British Healthcare

Trump's tweet about Britain's universal health-care system - once said to be the closest thing that the British have to a national religion - provoked ire from across the political spectrum, inclu...

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British judge upholds arrest warrant for Julian Assange

British judge upholds arrest warrant for Julian Assange

Swedish authorities previous year dropped the charges against him because of the passage of time. A British judge on Tuesday upheld a United Kingdom arrest warrant for the WikiLeaks founder Julia...

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Madeleine Albright Would Give Devin Nunes An 'F' For Memo Stunt

Madeleine Albright Would Give Devin Nunes An 'F' For Memo Stunt

US President Donald Trump is claiming complete vindication from a congressional memo that alleges the FBI abused its surveillance powers during the investigation into his campaign's possible R...

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Super Bowl anti-terrorism plans left on commercial flight

Super Bowl anti-terrorism plans left on commercial flight

Images of a cover sheet to the report indicated they were part of DHS's "BioWatch" program, marked " For Official Use Only " and dated December 2017. But there they were, sitting in a seat back pocket...

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Two Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin, Idlib

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin, Idlib

The raids also came after a heated exchange between the United States and Russian Federation at the United Nations over the reported use of chemical weapons by President Bashar al-Assad's regime. The ...

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Snowy roads cause several accidents along Iowa highway

Snowy roads cause several accidents along Iowa highway

On I-80, police say a person was killed in a crash east of Grinnell around 1:20 p.m., and another person died and two others were injured at 1:40 p.m. Crashes also have at least briefly forced the ...

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National Weather Service says no tsunami threat for New England despite alert

National Weather Service says no tsunami threat for New England despite alert

It was just a Tsunami test message. "Repeat, a tsunami warning is not in effect". Please note there is NO TSUNAMI THREAT FOR New England. One person who received the alert said that this would be sc...

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Ex-Google, Facebook employees launch campaign to warn about tech addiction

Ex-Google, Facebook employees launch campaign to warn about tech addiction

Constantly forced to outperform their competitors, they must use increasingly persuasive techniques to keep us glued. "For instance, we changed our News Feed ranking to ensure people have more oppor...

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Paris attacks suspect declines to reappear at Brussels trial

Paris attacks suspect declines to reappear at Brussels trial

The man who covered for his getaway with a spray of automatic gunfire died. He was also accused of possessing illegal weapons and the attempted murder of police officers in a terrorist context on Ma...

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U.S. troops start moving from Iraq to Afghanistan

U.S. troops start moving from Iraq to Afghanistan

Al-Hadithi stressed the drawdown is still in its early stages and at present does not mark the beginning of a complete withdrawal of USA forces. Hadithi's statement came in confirmation of reports b...

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House committee votes to release Democrats' Russia memo

House committee votes to release Democrats' Russia memo

Says Schiff: "Mr. President, I see you've had a busy morning of 'Executive Time.' Instead of tweeting false smears, the American people would appreciate it if you turned off the TV and helped solve ...

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New Jersey Enacting Regulations for Net Neutrality of its Own

New Jersey Enacting Regulations for Net Neutrality of its Own

Murphy is following the lead of his counterparts in NY and Montana , who are pushing back on the FCC order , which also expressly preempted states from implementing their own net neutrality regulati...

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Kenya blasted over opposition leader's court absence

Kenya blasted over opposition leader's court absence

Rights activist Njonjo Mue said Monday the peaceful demonstration with about 100 protesters was to express outrage against the government's "blatant violation of the constitution". Miguna Miguna stood...

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Clarksville police warn of child porn circulating on Facebook

Clarksville police warn of child porn circulating on Facebook

After investigators looked into Moore's background, his extensive rap sheet was revealed, with 11 felony charges spanning across multiple states. Officials urge people who received images and videos...

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Pence: US will boost missile defense against North

Pence: US will boost missile defense against North

Those 22 athletes are being accompanied by just as many North Korean government officials, who analysts say are there to keep tabs on the athletes as much as provide athletic support. The united Korea...

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Ex-president, chief justice arrested in Maldives

Ex-president, chief justice arrested in Maldives

Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and Justice Ali Hameed were arrested from the Supreme Court at around 3 a.m., after an nearly seven-hour siege of the premises by the security forces, reports the Maldives...

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Poll reveals New Mexicans' views on Trump immigration plan

Poll reveals New Mexicans' views on Trump immigration plan

The president's remarks come amid anticipation over the release of a controversial memo crafted by Republican staffers on the House Intelligence Committee. surveillance and provides greater transpar...

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Police chief speaks out about female genital mutilation to mark awareness day

Police chief speaks out about female genital mutilation to mark awareness day

They maintained that FGM rates can drop rapidly when the issue is taken on by governments, communities and families; when social norms are confronted, village by village; when medical professionals jo...

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Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins appeal against extradition to US

Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins appeal against extradition to US

In their full judgment [ PDF, 35 pages ], the Lord Chief Justice and Mr Justice Ouseley came to the conclusion that "Mr Love's extradition would be oppressive by reason of his physical and mental co...

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McCain, Coons propose narrow DACA, border compromise

McCain, Coons propose narrow DACA, border compromise

The Trump administration ended the 2012 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program created by President Obama last fall, and has tasked Congress with finding a legislative solution to it by...

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Bennett Says 'Honored' Poland Canceled His Visit Over Holocaust Remarks

Bennett Says 'Honored' Poland Canceled His Visit Over Holocaust Remarks

The legislation, which still needs the president's signature to take effect, was introduced by Poland's governing right-wing Law and Justice (PiS) party to stop people from erroneously describing Nazi...

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Woman Who Won $560 Million Powerball Last Month Wants to Remain Anonymous

Woman Who Won $560 Million Powerball Last Month Wants to Remain Anonymous

In a civil complaint filed January 29 against the New Hampshire Lottery Commission in state court, lawyers for the plaintiff, identified as Jane Doe, said she "deeply values her privacy" and wants to ...

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