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Oklahoma GOP senator's fall from power is stunningly fast

Oklahoma GOP senator's fall from power is stunningly fast

After the arrest , Shortey told the police the teenager had brought him to the hotel room and they had been texting for more than a year. "I need money for spring break", wrote the boy, identified ...

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Trump Wants to Shutdown Charity Foundation, But He Legally Can't

Trump Wants to Shutdown Charity Foundation, But He Legally Can't

Trump Foundation is in the process of dissolving. This month's I.R.S. filing indicates that the foundation finished a year ago with more than $970,000 in the bank, and that it "is seeking approval t...

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United States ends 'protected' status for Haitian immigrants

United States ends 'protected' status for Haitian immigrants

Haitian immigrants received Temporary Protected Status after a 2010 quake that devastated the already impoverished Caribbean nation. The protection will expire July 22, 2019, giving Haitians livin...

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Padmavati Controversy: Supreme Court dismisses plea for ban on the movie

Padmavati Controversy: Supreme Court dismisses plea for ban on the movie

The film in question has not yet received the certificate from Censor Board. Meanwhile, in Chandigarh, the Haryana BJP sought an explanation from its chief media coordinator Suraj Pal Amu over remar...

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Made Reporters Tell Her What They're Thankful For

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Made Reporters Tell Her What They're Thankful For

But in all seriousness, I'm very thankful for my family, my faith, particularly thankful for the fearless men and women of the military, many of whom who are away from their families during the holida...

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United Kingdom on Bhandaris re-election to ICJ

United Kingdom on Bhandaris re-election to ICJ

Dalveer Bhandari , of India , received the absolute majority of votes in elections - conducted independently, but concurrently - at the Security Council and the General Assembly . As per the letter ...

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Chow Line: Three ways to safely thaw and cook frozen turkey

Chow Line: Three ways to safely thaw and cook frozen turkey

Turkey fryers should always be used outdoors at a safe distance from buildings and any other flammable materials. -Make sure your smoke alarms are working. However, if a pan fire does occur, FDNY ur...

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Women Allege Glenn Thrush of NYT Made Unwanted Advances

Women Allege Glenn Thrush of NYT Made Unwanted Advances

The managers of the journal indicate that, pending the conclusion of their own investigation, Glenn Thrush , has been suspended from his duties. The Times also said Mr. The June incident was a li...

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DoJ Will Sue To Block AT&T-Time Warner Merger

DoJ Will Sue To Block AT&T-Time Warner Merger

According to CNN, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said last week that the company would seek an expedited hearing if the Justice Department legally challenged the merger. The deal instantly became a pol...

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Mizzou, Illinois Football Announce New Rivalry Series Through 2029

Mizzou, Illinois Football Announce New Rivalry Series Through 2029

The rivalry between IL and Missouri may not be among the most storied of rivalries in college football , and it has only been played 24 times since first meeting in 1896. The two schools have arrange...

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United Nations chief `horrified' by alleged migrant slave auctions in Libya

United Nations chief `horrified' by alleged migrant slave auctions in Libya

He called for an immediate investigation to bring those responsible before a court of law. The UN chief said he had asked the relevant UN actors to actively pursue the matter. According to the offic...

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Zanu-PF lawmakers to discuss impeachment as Mugabe fails to resign

Zanu-PF lawmakers to discuss impeachment as Mugabe fails to resign

On Saturday, in an unprecedented outpouring, tens of thousands of Zimbabweans had taken to the streets to express support for the military and call on Mugabe to leave power immediately. The firing of ...

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McMaster Made Fun Of Trump At Private Dinner

McMaster Made Fun Of Trump At Private Dinner

Citing five sources, BuzzFeed reports that during the same conversation he also reportedly called the President an "idiot" and a "dope". BuzzFeed's sources said Catz, who is rumored to be in lin...

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Government MPs criticise the PM for cancelling Parliament

Government MPs criticise the PM for cancelling Parliament

Government minister Christopher Pyne said the Senate was not likely to finish debating the same-sex marriage bill, which was introduced last week , until 30 November. Mr Shorten said Malcolm Turnbull...

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R&B Singer, 'Touched by an Angel' Star Della Reese Dies at 86

R&B Singer, 'Touched by an Angel' Star Della Reese Dies at 86

In 1979, Reese collapsed on Johnny Carson's Tonight Show from a potentially fatal brain aneurysm. "She was an incredible wife, mother, grandmother, friend, and pastor, as well as an award-winning ...

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USA hits 'Taliban where it hurts' by striking drug labs

USA hits 'Taliban where it hurts' by striking drug labs

The top US general in Afghanistan has announced a two-year plan to drive back the Taliban and help Afghan security forces take control of at least 80 percent of the country, compared to the less than ...

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Mulvaney: WH would drop individual mandate repeal if 'impediment' to tax reform

Mulvaney: WH would drop individual mandate repeal if 'impediment' to tax reform

First up: Sen. Susan Collins of ME, who has said that she has deep concerns about the Senate version of the bill , which would slash the corporate tax rate, make temporary changes to individual tax...

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South Dakotans Mark Transgender Day of Remembrance

South Dakotans Mark Transgender Day of Remembrance

For TDOR, GLAAD will remember the meaningful lives of those trans people that have been killed this year. Gwendolyn Ann Smith founded the day in 1999 to honor the 1998 murder of transgender woman ...

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Spurs head coach Mauricio Pochettino: 'I won't make mass changes for Dortmund'

Spurs head coach Mauricio Pochettino: 'I won't make mass changes for Dortmund'

Pochettino insisted after the defeat to Arsenal that Rose was left out for fitness reasons - amid fresh speculation he is unsettled - but the left-back has travelled to Germany and trained with the sq...

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Amber Alert issued for missing girl, 12

Amber Alert issued for missing girl, 12

Police say Penaflor Jr. had taken off with Carrasco in his mother's vehicle. Update: The Amber Alert issued earlier Monday has been canceled. Beyonce Carrasco was reported missing around 3:00am fr...

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Nick Cave playing Israel shows to

Nick Cave playing Israel shows to "take a stand" against censorship

I felt a huge connection with Israel . The bill states that it opposes a United Nations Human Rights Council resolution that "urges countries to pressure their own companies to divest from, or brea...

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Mueller Requests Justice Department Documents Related to Comey's Firing

Mueller Requests Justice Department Documents Related to Comey's Firing

Before this request, investigators asked former senior Justice Department officials for information from their time at the department, ABC News was told. "Absolutely", he told Sen. Mueller is probin...

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At least 13 injured in massive NY factory explosion

At least 13 injured in massive NY factory explosion

The Verla International cosmetics factory in New Windsor was rocked by at least two explosions Monday morning, according to the Times Herald-Record in nearby Middletown. A cause of the blasts and fire...

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Amsterdam to host European Union drug agency in lucky-dip thriller

Amsterdam to host European Union drug agency in lucky-dip thriller

Drug companies have warned that relocating from London could delay drug approvals and patient safety checks. The fate of the 160-strong, London-based European Banking Authority (EBA) will also be d...

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China offers to mediate dialogue between Bangladesh, Myanmar

China offers to mediate dialogue between Bangladesh, Myanmar

A top Chinese diplomat proposed a resolution to the Rohingya refugee crisis in Myanmar that has seen more than 600,000 Muslims flee across the border into Bangladesh. "China is willing to help and...

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Alberta 'very pleased' with Nebraska's approval of Keystone XL, Notley says

Alberta 'very pleased' with Nebraska's approval of Keystone XL, Notley says

The commission's approval was not for TransCanada's preferred route, but for a more costly alternative that would add five miles of pipeline along with an additional pumping station and transmission l...

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Ministry of Defense cancels major arms deal with Israeli company Rafael

Ministry of Defense cancels major arms deal with Israeli company Rafael

In anticipation of this deal, Rafael had entered into a joint venture with Kalyani group for missile production in India. Hoping that it world bag the order, Rafael had stitched up an alliance with ...

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Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

Following the result of this game, both teams are on a 4-6 record, but Houston will be the happier of the two teams. The Cardinals benefited significantly from the first-half miscues by Savage, ...

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It's Universal Children's Day

It's Universal Children's Day

The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child formulated over the course of a decade the International Convention on the Rights of the Child, an international binding document with legal val...

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QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) Price Target Raised to $55.00

Nomura maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, July 20 report. Estabrook Mgmt holds 0% or 17,006 shares. Moreover, Van Hulzen Asset Management Llc has 0.13% invested in the company for 14...

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Israel fires 'warning shot' into Syria over border construction

Israel fires 'warning shot' into Syria over border construction

A tank on Saturday also fired a warning shot and the army issued an nearly identical statement . According to the spokesperson, the Syrian army forces were observed by the Israeli military watchers...

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Woman with 'Fuck Trump' truck decal adds sheriff's name after being arrested

Woman with 'Fuck Trump' truck decal adds sheriff's name after being arrested

She shared a photo of the new decals on her truck on Facebook Sunday . "If you know who owns this truck or it is yours, I would like to discuss it with you", he wrote on his personal page. Fonseca wa...

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Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in Ayodhya

Big push towards Ram Mandir resolution in Ayodhya

Earlier, the top court had also suggested that an out-of-court settlement was the best recourse to the dispute. "Keeping in view to resolve the mandir-masjid dispute, the government of UP shall also...

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Bradley Byrne: Roy Moore is the voters' decision, not mine

Bradley Byrne: Roy Moore is the voters' decision, not mine

Moore's reputation had already been published by those who knew him personally and reported by other media outlets". Corfman said she was 14 in 1979 when Moore took her to his home, removed their cl...

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Saudi Arabia seeks to ratchet up pressure against Iran

Saudi Arabia seeks to ratchet up pressure against Iran

Regional tensions have escalated in recent weeks between Riyadh and Tehran over Mr Hariri's resignation and after a ballistic missile was sacked at the kingdom by Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yem...

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Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon

Turkeys arrive in Washington for White House pardon

The National Thanksgiving Turkey and the alternate bird checked into their $267 per night room on Sunday. Harry Truman often gets credit for being the first USA president to pardon a Thanksgivin...

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KPK puts House Speaker Setya Novanto under detention

KPK puts House Speaker Setya Novanto under detention

On Thursday night, it was announced that his auto had crashed and he had checked into Permata Hijau hospital in South Jakarta. Novanto, once hailed by Trump as one of Indonesia's most powerful men, ...

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Twitter account of Pak defence forum suspended over doctored pic

Twitter account of Pak defence forum suspended over doctored pic

However, the original photo was posted by Delhi University student activist Kawalpreet Kaur and leader of the All India Students' Association in June when she called for an end to mob lynchings. Man...

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About dozen people feared dead in Ludhiana factory building collapse after fire

About dozen people feared dead in Ludhiana factory building collapse after fire

The teams of NDRF and local Police have also joined rescue operations. Five fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse flames. Police said some firefighters are also feared trapped in the debris....

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Headed out of state this Thanksgiving? Prepare for higher gas prices

Headed out of state this Thanksgiving? Prepare for higher gas prices

AAA says 50.9 million Americans are expected to travel for this Thanksgiving, 1.6 million more people than past year. The Detroit-area's average fell about 8 cents to $2.67 per gallon. Prices were s...

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