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'I'd like to see shutdown' if Dems don't do immigration deal

'I'd like to see shutdown' if Dems don't do immigration deal

But as Congress worked on keeping things running, President Trump made a fresh call to shut down the government over immigration . "If we really care about immigrants and about Dreamers , we hav...

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Democratic congressman worries Trump will censor Democratic memo

The four Republicans who appeared on Sunday's talk shows walked a careful line on the four-page document, which alleges that the Justice Department abused its powers by obtaining a warrant for sur...

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'Citizenship-based discrimination': Russian athletes file lawsuit against IOC

'Citizenship-based discrimination': Russian athletes file lawsuit against IOC

The IOC also said two Russian coaches - due to the evidence available from the Oswald Commission reports - "should not be considered for an invitation to attend the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang...

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Justin Trudeau objects to the word 'mankind'

Justin Trudeau objects to the word 'mankind'

The World Mission Society Church of God has come under fire in recent years, with people coming forward saying the organization is a "profit-making cult". At first instance, many thought it was a joke...

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Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'

Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'

The White House confirmed Tuesday night that President Trump has asked the Pentagon to arrange a grand military parade in Washington to showcase the pride and valor of US armed forces, possibly ...

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Trump cautioned against firing top probe officials

Trump cautioned against firing top probe officials

Schiff has branded the GOP memo "a political hit job" and has questioned whether House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes , R-Calif., had coordinated with the White House in drafting the...

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Downplaying the House Intelligence memo; and James Comey is revealed

Downplaying the House Intelligence memo; and James Comey is revealed

Trump claims the Republican memo crafted by House Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes and others " totally vindicates " him of wrongdoing in the ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in...

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Pence leaves for Asia with stern message on North Korea

Pence leaves for Asia with stern message on North Korea

United States President Donald Trump wished his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in for the successful conduct of winter games. This photo, taken February 6, 2018, shows the North Korean ferry Ma...

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Congress attacks PM Modi on Rafale deal

Congress attacks PM Modi on Rafale deal

Rahul also criticised the media, exhorting them to show "some backbone" and question the Rafale deal. The move came soon after Congress president Rahul Gandhi sought to know why the price negotiat...

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Philippines crushes sports cars as Duterte issues graft warning

Philippines crushes sports cars as Duterte issues graft warning

Duterte issued the order in a Cabinet meeting late Monday after doubts were raised over the country's sovereign rights in the offshore region called Benham Rise, which the government has renamed Phili...

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Russia Threatens No One By Deploying Iskander Systems in Kaliningrad

Russia Threatens No One By Deploying Iskander Systems in Kaliningrad

According to the Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė, the military exercise "Zapad 2017" had clearly demonstrated that Russia's hostility and aggressive policy in relation to the West was ongoing....

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Trump Says: 'I'd Love To See A Shutdown' If No Immigration Law

Trump Says: 'I'd Love To See A Shutdown' If No Immigration Law

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he'd "love to see a shutdown" of the federal government over immigration legislation if Congress can not close what Trump called "loopholes" in immigration l...

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Super Bowl on NBC is lowest rated in 8 years

Super Bowl on NBC is lowest rated in 8 years

According to ESPN.com , a record $158.58 million was bet on Super Bowl 52 at Nevada sportsbooks, with the books winning just $1.1 million. The 29-year-old, only starting Super Bowl LII because of ...

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Trump Challenges Justice Department Tradition of Independence

Trump Challenges Justice Department Tradition of Independence

The House intelligence committee voted Monday to release the memo , which pushes back against a GOP document released last week . The four-page document released on Friday accused senior law e...

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Bungling Australian owners lose £600m at Homebase

Bungling Australian owners lose £600m at Homebase

Bunnings' UK and Ireland business is expected to post an underlying loss of £97m for the first half of 2018 due to its poor trading performance. "It is clear that a significant amount of change has ...

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Off-Duty AZ Fire Captain Shot in Head, Dies After Traffic Incident

Off-Duty AZ Fire Captain Shot in Head, Dies After Traffic Incident

Brayer was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. Suspect 21-year-old Hezron Parks turned himself in to police Sunday afternoon after seeing reports and vehicle descriptions on local ...

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Lowell health center holds red-alert rally for congressional funding

Lowell health center holds red-alert rally for congressional funding

Dayton wrote that community health centers are a vital part of the state's health care safety net and in parts of Minnesota are the only local providers who charge patients based on what they can affo...

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U.S. inventory markets unstable after large selloff in Asian and European exchanges

U.S. inventory markets unstable after large selloff in Asian and European exchanges

The gyrations come a day after panic coursed through Wall Street, with the Dow plunging a record 1,175 points on Monday. Oil prices also weighed on the index, with benchmark US crude down 1.3 per ...

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John Kelly:

John Kelly: "Lazy" immigrants didn't sign up for DACA

The Wall Street Journal reported that the legislation wouldn't immediately fund construction of a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border that President Donald Trump has previously requested and made a...

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Embattled Zuma, ANC top six to meet

Embattled Zuma, ANC top six to meet

But he faces a new confidence-vote in parliament against his leadership on February 22 filed by the opposition far-left Economic Freedom Fighters party (EFF). But Zuma is incredibly stubborn and don't...

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Philadelphia Eagles players to skip White House visit over Trump

But not to the White House. Torrey Smith , who played the previous two seasons in San Francisco as a teammate of Colin Kaepernick, also vowed to skip a White House visit if the Eagles won . The Ea...

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Trump to Be Briefed on Democrats' Rebuttal to GOP Memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

Trump to Be Briefed on Democrats' Rebuttal to GOP Memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

At last week's meeting, Republicans blocked a Democratic attempt to release their memo at the same time as the memo spearheaded by Chairman Devin Nunes of California, with Republicans saying they ha...

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India successfully tests nuke-capable ballistic missile

India successfully tests nuke-capable ballistic missile

According to a report by the Indian Express, the Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army conducted the user trial of the Agni-I ballistic missile from launch pad-4 situated in the Integrated Tes...

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US House committee votes to release Russian Federation memo from Democrats

Representative Adam Schiff, the ranking Democratic member on the House Intelligence Committee, arrives to watch President Donald Trump deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of th...

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North Korean hackers likely behind $530M Coincheck heist, S. Korean intelligence says

North Korean hackers likely behind $530M Coincheck heist, S. Korean intelligence says

Seoul last week received an exemption from US sanctions in order to send a South Korean airplane to the North for an inter-Korean joint ski training session. "Tensions on the Korean Peninsula are as...

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Clinton Associates Fed Information to Dossier Author Steele, Grassley-Graham Memo Says

Clinton associates were "feeding" allegations to former British spy Christopher Steele at the same time he was compiling the controversial anti-Trump dossier paid for by the Democratic National Comm...

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Metuh Arrives Court On Stretcher

Metuh Arrives Court On Stretcher

The House resolution followed a motion of urgent public importance sponsored by Honourable Chris Azubogu entitled, "urgent need to save the life of Chief Olisa Metuh". He, however, made a case for his...

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George Stephanopoulos expertly grills Carter Page over his well-documented Kremlin ties

George Stephanopoulos expertly grills Carter Page over his well-documented Kremlin ties

Page said during the ABC News interview on Tuesday that he "never spoke" with Trump "any time in my life". Page has continued to deny the reports. Trump's campaign team, including Mr. Page. "I c...

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Singapore Airshow plane crashes and bursts into flames, delaying around 170 flights

Singapore Airshow plane crashes and bursts into flames, delaying around 170 flights

In this photo provided by KAI and taken on February 6, 2018, the aerospace company's CEO Kim Jo-won (L) meets with military officials at the 2018 Singapore Airshow . The runway was closed for the maj...

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As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

Since 2013, the USA has exported over half of its sorghum production, the statements added. "If he takes any further measures, they will consider soybeans", he added. China said it did not need to r...

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Mechanical Issue Causes Train Cars To Separate While Going Through Maryland

Mechanical Issue Causes Train Cars To Separate While Going Through Maryland

Since 2014, there have been 26 Amtrak train derailments . The train was carrying around 52 passengers who were transferred to another train. The 2150 Acela Express Train cars broke apart around 11:...

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Asian shares tumble; Nikkei slips 5%, Hang Seng falls 3.2%

Asian shares tumble; Nikkei slips 5%, Hang Seng falls 3.2%

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended Monday more than 1,100 points lower than the previous trading day. Investors around the world have taken fright at the prospect of a higher than anticipated in...

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McCain-Coons Immigration Bill Falls Short for Trump

Chris Coons, D-Del., said they were proposing legislation that would provide a pathway to legal status - potentially including citizenship - for immigrants who entered the US illegally as children, kn...

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European Union enlargement to Balkans in 2025 'realistic'

European Union enlargement to Balkans in 2025 'realistic'

He said Croatia was at the same time an example and an inspiration for European Union aspirations in future. Johannes Hahn, the EU's enlargement commissioner, earlier urged the bloc not to repeat ...

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Ives's running mate says

Ives's running mate says "in your face" ad is "not racist"

The ad shows depictions of constituencies Ives says Rauner has helped, including undocumented immigrants, transgender people and Chicago teachers. When Illinois political blog first reported th...

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Up to 6 inches of snowfall possible by Monday night

Up to 6 inches of snowfall possible by Monday night

New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible. The StormTracker Weather Team predicts that around 4 a.m. Wednesday morning, heavy snow is set to move in. Chances for snow pick ...

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Fox's Napolitano says he hopes Trump releases Dem memo

Fox's Napolitano says he hopes Trump releases Dem memo

Schiff told reporters he thought that Republicans felt they had to vote to release the Democratic memo after blocking it last week - adding that he thought it would also be very hard for the ...

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Russia Repatriates Body Of Su-25 Pilot Killed In Syria

Russia Repatriates Body Of Su-25 Pilot Killed In Syria

The Russian military intelligence service has managed to deliver the pilot's body from Idlib with the help of their Turkish colleagues. "The funeral ceremony for Major Roman Filipov with military ho...

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All employees despatched residence — Chaos at Newsweek

All employees despatched residence — Chaos at Newsweek

Now, top editorial staff has been let go-this includes executive editor Ken Li , International Business Times editor Josh Keefe , as well as reporters Celeste Katz and Josh Saul , reports the Da...

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Ajay Devgn's new movie 'Raid' release on 16 March

Ajay Devgn's new movie 'Raid' release on 16 March

The upcoming Ajay Devgn-starrer, " Raid ", is perhaps one-of-its-kind as it revolves around officers from the Indian Revenue Service. The film is a story of an Income Tax office who stucks in the rai...

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