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Russian Aviation Visit to Venezuela Unleashes Paranoia On the Right

Russian Aviation Visit to Venezuela Unleashes Paranoia On the Right

The deployment of the aircraft drew a particularly pointed response from U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a posting to Twitter. Last week, Moscow and Caracas reportedly signed investment co...

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Feds Agreed Not To Pursue National Enquirer Parent Over Trump Hush Money

Feds Agreed Not To Pursue National Enquirer Parent Over Trump Hush Money

McDougal has said she had a months-long sexual affair with Trump years before he took office, and that she sold her story for US$150,000 to AMI but it was never published. " Michael Cohen handled the...

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Jared Kushner Possible Candidate for White House Chief of Staff

Jared Kushner Possible Candidate for White House Chief of Staff

Meadows, a staunch Trump ally, had been a top contender for the position, and he had signaled his interest in recent days. When Democrats have been in the White House, more liberal commentators have...

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2-Year-Old Migrant Found in California Without Parents, Says Border Patrol

2-Year-Old Migrant Found in California Without Parents, Says Border Patrol

The San Diego Union-Tribune has reported that others have been able to cross in the USA illegally or moved to other parts of Mexico . Authorities said federal officials are trying locate the moth...

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China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

A Canadian prosecutor told a Vancouver court on Friday that the United States asked Canada to arrest Meng because the USA alleges she violated sanctions on Iran. The Crown lawyer told the hearing th...

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Russia says detained Ukrainian sailors not war prisoners

Russia says detained Ukrainian sailors not war prisoners

Ukraine responded by introducing martial law for 30 days, a measure Kiev did not take even after Crimea's annexation and amid large-scale fighting between Ukrainian forces and Russia-backed separatis...

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Russian gun rights activist to admit spy charge in the US

Russian gun rights activist to admit spy charge in the US

Maria Butina , 30, was arrested in July by counter-espionage agents and charged with conspiring to act as an agent of Russian Federation "by developing relationships with USA persons and infiltrat...

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Crown Prince an able leader and a very good ally

Crown Prince an able leader and a very good ally

But, in the Senate at least, the Khashoggi killing has put a substantial strain on that relationship. Apart from Engel, the members of Congress invited to the classified meeting included Speaker Pau...

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Mueller should insist on an in-person interview with Trump

Mueller should insist on an in-person interview with Trump

Something that would be perfectly legal to do as a businessman could take on a different standard as a candidate and campaign finance laws are "very open-ended", he said. "Priebus was marginalized and...

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European Union court rules the United Kingdom can revoke Brexit

European Union court rules the United Kingdom can revoke Brexit

A statement from the Court, as reported by the local media, said: "When a Member State has notified the European Council of its intention to withdraw from the European Union, as the United Kingdom h...

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John Kelly to Leave White House by End of Year

John Kelly to Leave White House by End of Year

The announcement comes amid a wider shakeup of staff by President Trump. Considering all of the wrath and acrimony that's supposedly been going on in Kelly's office as well as Trump's, it seems near...

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Moment French Police Use Tear Gas On Yellow Vest Protesters In Paris

Moment French Police Use Tear Gas On Yellow Vest Protesters In Paris

French riot police have fired tear gas at "yellow vest" protesters gathered on the Champs Elysees boulevard. "We know that the hooligans are only strong because they hide behind the yellow vests, wh...

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Man seen with backpacker to be charged with murder

Man seen with backpacker to be charged with murder

Tourist Grace Millane has been missing since December 1, and failed to contact her family on her birthday December 2. "The formal identification process will now take place, however based on the evi...

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Indian ruling party's approach anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan, says Imran Khan

Indian ruling party's approach anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan, says Imran Khan

US forces, which entered Afghanistan in 2001 to oust the Taliban for harboring al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, now number around 15,000 and provide close support to Afghan forces and carry out coun...

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President Reportedly Will Name Milley As Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman

President Reportedly Will Name Milley As Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman

Speaking to reporters earlier Friday, Trump hinted an announcement related to the Joint Chiefs of Staff was forthcoming as he unveiled other picks. Milley assumed duty as the chief of staff of the A...

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Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

She was made the State Department spokesperson in April previous year, which was her first government position. Nauert needs a simple majority to be named the ambassador and will be questioned by De...

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Bomb kills 3 in Iran's Chabahar, injures several

Bomb kills 3 in Iran's Chabahar, injures several

Terror attacks in Shiite Iran are rare, but militants have stepped up action in recent months. The SITE Intelligence Group reported that Sunni militant group Ansar al-Furqan had claimed responsibi...

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Trump to nominate State Department spokeswoman as next United Nations ambassador

Trump to nominate State Department spokeswoman as next United Nations ambassador

While the senator acknowledged that Nauert does have State Department experience, he pointed out that "she has no experience as a diplomat", also arguing that she beings to the table "no meaningful ex...

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Trump discusses 2nd DPRK summit with S. Korea's Moon

Trump discusses 2nd DPRK summit with S. Korea's Moon

He said, "We are getting along very well". Negotiations between the USA and North Korea on ending its nuclear program have appeared to stall in the months since Trump and Kim held a historic summ...

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United States warplanes crash off Japan coast, rescue under way

United States warplanes crash off Japan coast, rescue under way

Marine Corps aircraft that were involved in a mishap approximately 200 miles (320 km) off of the coast of Japan around 2:00 a.m.", the Marine Corps said in a statement. The planes involved were a...

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Saudi ambassador, brother of crown prince, returns to Washington

Saudi ambassador, brother of crown prince, returns to Washington

Senators are "trying to figure out an amendment that a larger group of people could get behind that addresses this issue without undermining our national interests", Corker said. He said finding a com...

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Eric Trump Says He Is Shocked By George Conway's 'Horrible' Behavior

Eric Trump Says He Is Shocked By George Conway's 'Horrible' Behavior

In a series of tweets , Trump said Monday morning that Roger Stone , a Republican political operative and longtime Trump ally, has "guts" for saying that he won't testify against the President. 'H...

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In photo, Bush's service dog honors the late president

In photo, Bush's service dog honors the late president

Sully , who had been in the former President's service since early this year, was assigned to him in his last days in a wheelchair. They exited the rotunda with little fanfare. Bush's coffin will arri...

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Government found in contempt of Parliament in historic vote

Government found in contempt of Parliament in historic vote

Following the vote of contempt on Tuesday, parliament leader Andrea Leadsom said the government would publish the full legal advice on Wednesday. May refused to publish on the basis that such "can...

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In Syria shot down an Israeli military aircraft: what’s known

In Syria shot down an Israeli military aircraft: what’s known

Possible #Israel strikes south of #Damascus , as #Assad regime reports activating air-defenses around al-Kiswah & "downing" multiple objects. "At this point, it remains unclear if the launch in...

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7.0 magnitude natural disaster rocks Alaska in US

7.0 magnitude natural disaster rocks Alaska in US

Employees who live north of Anchorage are being encouraged to take Monday off or work from home if possible to reduce traffic. The trip is 350 miles (563 kilometers) each way. Later, Walker surveyed...

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Former police officer charged with the murder of St. Lucian national

Former police officer charged with the murder of St. Lucian national

Johnson would not give details of the secret grand jury proceedings, but says physical evidence and witness testimony convinced jurors it was a case of murder and not manslaughter. Her office, Johnson...

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Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu 'should be charged' in third corruption case

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu 'should be charged' in third corruption case

The case surrounds suspicions that Netanyahu's government gave regulatory favours to telecoms company Bezeq in exchange for favourable coverage of the PM. Netanyahu has also said he's innocent in thos...

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Police hunting couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

Comments by netizens have been largely positive, with many saying this is what they love about NY, and others praising the city's police force. She said yes! Then, she probably screamed "noooo!" - a...

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Putin and Trump Briefly Met on Sidelines of G20 Summit, Kremlin Says

Putin and Trump Briefly Met on Sidelines of G20 Summit, Kremlin Says

Russia is resisting global calls to release three Ukrainian naval ships that its border patrols fired upon and seized in the strait near Russian-annexed Crimea last weekend. The martial law order i...

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