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Dozens protest as Turkish, US diplomats try to calm ties

Tillerson said U.S. forces are present to ensure the town does not fall back into the hands of militants, but he was short on specifics, saying ...

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Rain, snow mix moves into central Indiana Saturday

Increasing clouds and much colder with snow arriving toward evening. Northwest Maryland and Southwest Virginia will be impacted the most . "T...

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Why the U.S. can't afford to cede control of Syria

Tehran has dismissed Germany's "baseless" claim about the Iranian role in the recent escalation between Syria and Israel , saying the Tel Av...

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Mercenaries injured in US Syria strikes treated at Russian defense hospitals

US officials also said the Russian government had lodged no complaint about its citizens being killed . More than 200 mercenaries - a lot...

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How to be lucky in business in Year of the Earth Dog

South Korean boy band BTS is wishing its fans a happy Lunar New Year. If not, Masterchef victor and executive chef of Chi Kitchen Ping Coombes i...

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US Senate showdown over 'Dreamer' immigrants today

Senate Minority Whip Richard J. Durbin said he thinks the proposal now has the support of eight or nine Republicans. "The Senate was open ...

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Mind the gap: North Korea's 'army of beauties' reveal cultural divide

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) told Reuters on Thursday it had given roughly US$50,000 (£35,582) to pay for training and preparatio...

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Trump Pushes Immigration Plan As Senate Mulls Narrower Path

The president's plan protects Dreamers and boosts border security funding, but also abolishes the diversity visa lottery and restricts family re...

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Mattis urges Turkey to focus on fighting Islamic State

President Erdogan said that he would be forced to bury the American troops who are defending Manbij together with the Kurdish fighters whom ...

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Trump discusses infrastructure plan with lawmakers

The FY 2019 HHS budget includes $256 million to consolidate the activities of AHRQ, which supports health services research addressing patient...

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McConnell Opens Senate Floor for Immigration Debate With No Endgame

A bipartisan proposal offered last week does not include funding for a border wall, but would increase border security in other ways while cre...

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Israel, Iran and the war for Syria

It's not clear what these surprises are, but Israeli officials have said they intend to "press ahead" with operations inside Syria. Israel'...

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US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel Peace Prize

It was a sharp, but possibly fleeting, contrast with many months of rising tensions connected to the North's continued development of nuclear ...

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Transition deal not a given, EU warns May

Japanese firms have spent billions of pounds in Britain over the past decades, encouraged to set up in the country by successive governments pro...

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Pelosi to oppose sweeping budget deal over lack of protections for DREAMers

However, it only funds the government through March 23. Under the bill , the Pentagon will get an additional $80 billion in fiscal year 2...

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White House names replacement for ex-aide Porter

In a letter to House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, White House counsel Don McGahn said Mr Trump had decided against approving...

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High expectations for Team Canada medal tally

Carpenter had a team-high four goals in Sochi and Bozek led all United States of America defensemen with five points. Granato urged his player...

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United Nations probing alleged chlorine gas attacks in Syria

Since then, activists say Russian and Syrian government forces have stepped up their attacks. Since the start of the conflict in Syria in ...

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Kelly condemns domestic violence in email to White House staff

Hicks, 29, has been dating Rob Porter , the Trump aide who resigned Wednesday after his two ex-wives accused him of domestic abuse . Cummi...

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US Lawmakers to Vote on Budget Deal Negotiated in Senate

If the spending numbers are agreed to, lawmakers could concentrate on tackling other issues like immigration and infrastructure rather than ca...

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The pre-Trump Republican Party is dead

The House's top Democrat swung out against the latest plan. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) lamented the consequences of what he called the "dysfunct...

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Senate Strikes Bipartisan Deal to Raise Defense Spending Over 2 Years

Ryan has said he will observe the so-called "Hastert Rule" of not calling any legislation that does not have the support of a majority of Repu...

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This Is Us Finally Revealed How Jack Died

This entire episode was told through the lens of the family auto and the adventures that they went on over the course of their entire lives. ...

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Why Nancy Pelosi Is Giving A Marathon Speech On The House Floor

Observers noted that Pelosi spoke without taking a bathroom break or taking anything more than a sip of water. During a lengthy filibuster ...

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'We're in the Planning Stages': The Scoop on Trump's Military Parade

Another White House official "rejected the suggestion that some associate a military parade with strongmen, saying it would be a 'celebrati...

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SPD members can vote on final coalition deal, German top court rules

Merkel told reporters she had been forced to make compromises during the negotiations, but said the deal reached offers "the foundation of a ...

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Senate leaders' budget deal faces opposition in both parties

One day before a threatened US government shutdown , Senate leaders on Wednesday struck a bipartisan deal that would keep the federal governmen...

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ANC ups pressure on Zuma

This after Zuma failed to heed appeals from his comrades on Monday that he must do the honourable thing and resign. The national executive com...

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As deadline nears, prospects of avoiding a shutdown brighten

McConnell reached an agreement with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to reopen the government after three days by pledging to bring up leg...

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Obaseki seeks intercontinental action to eliminate Female Genital Mutilation

Shashi Tharoor MP said that the custom of Female Genital Mutilation ( FGM ) should be banned through legislation. "By 2030, more than a thir...

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Up to 4 inches of snow on the way

The timing will be tricky, arriving just after the morning commute. Snow will spread across Iowa into western Illinois Monday forenoon - reach...

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British PM leads tributes on centenary of women's vote

Singh joined the movement for suffrage in 1909 and led a march to parliament with Emmeline Pankhurst on November 18, 1910, which became know...

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The Eagles Won and Pennsylvania's Gerrymandering Is Finally Dead

This irresponsible approach handicapped Justice Alito by not providing him with more information, just as it has handicapped the Legislature. ...

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Time's Up for Zuma? Anti-Zuma protests erupt in South Africa

Top ANC leaders met President Jacob Zuma over the weekend and asked him to step down, while some opponents have taken to the streets calling f...

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National health protection scheme to be implemented from Oct 2

The Udan scheme is an air-connectivity initiative by the government of India . With this, smartphones imported from overseas in India will now ...

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Justin Timberlake Performs at Super Bowl LII Halftime Show

Ever since Justin Timberlake was announced to be the year's halftime performance, many wondered if he would actually perform with Prince v...

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President Trump tweets that memo 'totally vindicates' him in Russia probe

Page came to the FBI's attention as early as 2013, when he met in NY with Russians who were officers of the Kremlin's foreign intelligence ser...

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Nuggets defeat Thunder as Gary Harris nails game victor

He's been a very selective three-point shooter as this season has progressed, but he launched six attempts Friday, hitting three, including two ...

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Skipper Virat Kohli Guides Team India to Comfortable Win Over Proteas

Kuldeep had South Africa 134 for five when he deceived JP Duminy with a ball that spun the other way and bowled the left-hander. In the f...

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Envoy believes U.S. not close to military option against North Korea

Dr Terry said: "The danger here is that there are some folks who actually think when they're thinking about a limited military strike that Kim J...

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