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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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Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

Collison bumped his knee in Indiana's last game against Philadelphia, leading to soreness and the eventual decision to have surgery, according to Fox Sports Indiana's Pat Boylan . The Pacers final ...

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It's historic: PM Modi to visit Palestine on Feb 10

It's historic: PM Modi to visit Palestine on Feb 10

Mridul Kumar, Joint Secretary (Gulf), said Modi will hold talks with the Crown Prince on February 10 following which several agreements will be signed. Modi would begin his visit from the Jordanian ca...

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Jihadist group claims shooting down Russian jet

Jihadist group claims shooting down Russian jet

The pilot was killed after he ejected and exchanged gunfire with militants on the ground, the Russian Defense Ministry and a monitoring group said Saturday. Notably, Idlib, which is located near t...

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About that memo, who do you believe: Nunes, or your own eyes?

About that memo, who do you believe: Nunes, or your own eyes?

A top Democrat has warned that the Republicans may be setting the stage for a "constitutional crisis" if they use the Nunes memo to end the special counsel's probe into alleged Russian meddling in t...

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Pakoda Protests In Bengaluru Ahead Of PM Modi's Rally In The City

Pakoda Protests In Bengaluru Ahead Of PM Modi's Rally In The City

Selling pakodas is not a shameful job, comparing one who does so to a beggar is. "One family ruled for 55 years, and yet you are asking us, who have been in government for eight years (including the ...

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Trump says Devin Nunes 'may someday' be viewed as a hero

So it's going to be sent to the president, who will have five days to decide whether to make it public or not. "So to the extent the memo deals with the dossier and the FISA process, the dossier has...

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Suspect Named In Disturbing Facebook Video Of Man, Child

Suspect Named In Disturbing Facebook Video Of Man, Child

The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office has accused Moore of sexually assaulting children at his mother's home in Detroit and at his home in Alabama while they were in his care between 2011 and 2017. "...

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China To Crackdown on Both National and International Bitcoin Exchanges

China To Crackdown on Both National and International Bitcoin Exchanges

According to a statement by the China Internet Financial Association, foreign trading platforms constitute the same financial risks as the local platforms which have already been banned. On Sunday e...

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Deputy dead, two other law enforcement officers injured in Colorado Springs shooting

Deputy dead, two other law enforcement officers injured in Colorado Springs shooting

That's in the city of Colorado Springs. What we know is that officers were investigating a vehicle theft when the shooting occurred. There, law enforcement came upon an adult male suspect. " They'...

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Russia Can't Confirm US Fulfilled Limits on Strategic Arms Within START Treaty

Russia Can't Confirm US Fulfilled Limits on Strategic Arms Within START Treaty

On February 5, 2011, the New START Treaty between the two countries entered into force and the US said it completed its reductions and achieved these limits in August 2017. However, Russia has been re...

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Modi morally unfit to be PM, says Siddaramaiah

Modi morally unfit to be PM, says Siddaramaiah

He (Modi) is the prime minister of the country, so he is coming to seek votes on behalf of his party. The Prime Minister blasted the ruling Congress Government over increasing crime in the State a...

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Gunmen injure 2 Chinese nationals in southern Pakistan

Gunmen injure 2 Chinese nationals in southern Pakistan

Police investigators said that deceased, identified as Chen Zhu, 46, accompanied by his Chinese friend Ye Fan, stopped their auto at a vegetable shop after having lunch when armed men opened fire on ...

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Khaps can't tell adults whom to marry

Khaps can't tell adults whom to marry

CJI Misra retorted: "Where two consenting adults agree to enter into matrimony, no individual, group or society shall interfere with the marriage or harass the couple". The counsel cited the Hindu ...

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Kidnapped schoolboy rescued in India

Kidnapped schoolboy rescued in India

In a midnight rescue operation, a Delhi Police crime branch team led by a Deputy Commissioner of Police-rank officer, rescued the kidnapped child from the kidnappers' hideout in Ghaziabad. The dri...

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Supreme Court denies GOP request to block Pennsylvania gerrymandering decision

Supreme Court denies GOP request to block Pennsylvania gerrymandering decision

Still awaiting word from the U.S. Supreme Court, which had asked the League of Women Voters to respond by Friday afternoon to the GOP request to halt the order for new maps. Supreme Court. If a ne...

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