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Democrats, McCain back independent commission on alleged Trump-Russia ties

Democrats, McCain back independent commission on alleged Trump-Russia ties

The Associated Press reported this week that Manafort, before signing up with the Trump campaign, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire and wrote a proposal aimed at benefiting the government in...

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Recreational Pot Will Be Legal In Canada By July 2018

CBC News broke the story on Sunday night, stating that MP Bill Blair - the former Toronto police chief who has been handling the marijuana file for Justin Trudeau - spoke to the Liberal caucus about ...

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Woman arrested after scaling fence near White House - again

An alarm was activated and Secret Service Uniformed division officers "immediately responded" to the breach. Wahl was subsequently arrested for unlawful entry and was issued with a "stay away" order...

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Firefighters battling 4 house fires in Ensley

In December, three dozen partygoers died in an Oakland warehouse fire that was the deadliest structure fire in the U.S.in more than a decade. Video footage on local media showed smoke billowing into...

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Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Katasonova, an aide to Evgeny Fedorov, a hardline Duma member in Putin's party, is emblematic of Putin's push to realign the world away from globalized liberal democracy to one run by fellow hardlin...

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OPEC, non-members extend oil output cuts

Amrita Sen , chief oil analyst for Energy Aspects , was more optimistic when she told Bloomberg that OPEC pushed an additional 1.5 million barrelsper day of production late into a year ago prior...

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Iran, Russia to ink numerous cooperation agreements in Rouhani's upcoming visit

Iran, Russia to ink numerous cooperation agreements in Rouhani's upcoming visit

But "the main thing will take place on March 28, when Presidents Putin and Rouhani are due to sit down for talks and will focus on important political issues", Sazhin said. Russian Federation has soug...

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Overcharging Older Americans Will Not Fix Healthcare System

Overcharging Older Americans Will Not Fix Healthcare System

Taking his turn in front of the fired-up crowd near the federal courthouse, Cedillo said it was "immoral and heartless" of Republicans to attempt to repeal and replace the act. Plans had basically no ...

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Trump blames Republican radicals for failure of 'Trumpcare'

But on Friday, it wasn't the far-right Freedom Caucus, but the Democrats Trump publicly blamed for the measure's failure, even though it was a lack of Republican support for the legislation that ultim...

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Pakistani authorities nab 100 Indian fishermen, 19 boats

Pakistani authorities nab 100 Indian fishermen, 19 boats

India's National Fishworkers Forum secretary Manish Lodhari said, "We got to know that more than 100 fishermen who were on board around 18 fishing boats were apprehended by PMSA near the global mariti...

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Chinese firm to help operate South West Trains franchise

Chinese firm to help operate South West Trains franchise

First MTR South Western Trains is a joint venture between Hong Kong's MTR and First Group, an Aberdeen-based multinational. First MTR will take over from Stagecoach, which now runs SWT services acro...

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Westminster attack: New arrest as tech firms face 'ticking off'

British-born Masood, 52, was known to the police for a number of previous convictions for assaults, including possession of offensive weapons. "We are determined to understand if Masood was a lone a...

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London attack: Police name Westminster attacker

A spokeswoman said: "We are horrified at the attack carried out in London earlier this week and are co-operating with law enforcement as they continue their investigations". Police chief Rowley said...

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British Police Conduct Searches, Death Toll Rises After London Attack

Looking to ensure security heading into the weekend, police have almost doubled the number of armed officers in London; elsewhere in the United Kingdom, up to a third more armed officers are on duty. ...

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Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante: I REALLY wanted Marseille deal

Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante: I REALLY wanted Marseille deal

The 25-year-old midfielder is on course to collect a second successive Premier League winners' medal, having played a key role in Leicester City's title-winning season 12 months ago. "He's a guy who'l...

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Threat of more air strikes sends thousands fleeing Mosul

In this Wednesday, March 22, 2017 photograph, crew direct an F-18 on the USS George H.W. Bush as it travels through the Persian Gulf. Analysts have said that with residents fed up after almost three y...

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Multiple shooters kill 1, injure 15 in Cincinnati following fight

Multiple shooters kill 1, injure 15 in Cincinnati following fight

Multiple victims have reportedly been shot after a gunman opened fire on revellers in the U.S. city of Cincinnati. Saturdays are "21+ grown and sexy night", the Facebook page says. "We can't let t...

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U.S. reviewing airstrike that killed 200 Iraqis

But an Iraqi officer told the newspaper he knew exactly what had happened. Coverage of the offensive has been heavily censored and marked by a propaganda-like character. When he emerged from his home ...

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Muslim woman at centre of London terror abuse slams critics

Muslim woman at centre of London terror abuse slams critics

The photograph is real, but claims that the woman it depicted was paying no mind to the terror attack, and that she "casually" walked by a dying man, were not based on first-hand knowledge - that wa...

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Iraq probes reports of civilian deaths in Mosul: officer

It also enables a small number of insurgents to open fire at Iraqi forces from a number of different positions, putting more families at risk. According to USA officials in Baghdad who spoke with M...

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Gordhan, Jonas ordered to return to SA - Presidency

Gordhan, Jonas ordered to return to SA - Presidency

Weak economic growth and tensions within the ruling party African National Congress (ANC) have put South Africa's investment grade credit rating at risk. London-based Nomura emerging markets analyst P...

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Thousands of Queenslanders evacuated ahead of Cyclone Debbie

Thousands of Queenslanders evacuated ahead of Cyclone Debbie

Tropical Cyclone is the term used by Australians to identify what we'd call a tropical storm or hurricane in the United States. Queensland Trucking Association CEO Gary Mahon says while the preparat...

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What changes will Republicans make to the AHCA? Here's what's proposed

What changes will Republicans make to the AHCA? Here's what's proposed

The Time between bill passage and the effective date gives Congress a deadline by which to pass laws to contain spiraling health care costs . Conservatives sought to dismantle EHB requirements be...

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Malaysian crew members rescued in Sulu

Malaysian crew members rescued in Sulu

Cirilito Sobejana. Capt. Jo-Ann Petinglay, WestMinCom spokesperson, told MindaNews that according to the intelligence information they received, the Abu Sayyaf were supposed to have transferred the ...

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Nightclub shooting in Cincinnati leaves 1 dead, at least 14 wounded

Nightclub shooting in Cincinnati leaves 1 dead, at least 14 wounded

After the shooting, eight victims were transported to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, two were taken to Christ Hospital with minor injuries, and the rest of the victims were taken to Beth...

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March Madness: North Carolina holds off Kentucky to reach Final Four

In Houston last spring, it was Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacano flipping the ball to Kris Jenkins, whose title-winning trey soared over the outstretched arms of Carolina's Isaiah Hicks. "Last year, he sat...

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Fox's Pirro: Paul Ryan Needs to Step Down

Fox's Pirro: Paul Ryan Needs to Step Down

Judge Jeanine Pirro accused the Wisconsin lawmaker of having "failed to deliver the votes on his healthcare bill, one trumpeted to repeal and replace Obamacare". Ryan has been the legislator who has r...

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Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

Senators seek visitor logs from White House, Mar-a-Lago

Tom Udall (N.M.), Sheldon Whitehouse (R.I.), Tom Carper (Del.) and Jack Reed (R.I.), while the House version was introduced by Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat from IL. 21, 2016, photo, shows the Mar-a-L...

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Sinn Fein declares Northern Ireland power-sharing talks over despite British hopes

Northern Ireland's parties had until Monday at 1500 GMT to form a new power-sharing government but all said a deal would not be reached after making little progress on a range of issues deeply dividin...

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Aid Workers Killed in South Sudan: United Nations

Aid Workers Killed in South Sudan: United Nations

South Sudanese rebels allied to former First Vice President Riek Machar have strongly condemned the killing of six aid workers in an ambush along the Juba-Pibor road on Saturday. At least 12 have be...

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Cop injured as militants attack J&K minister Abdrabi's house

Cop injured as militants attack J&K minister Abdrabi's house

In this case too, preliminary investigations have revealed that the youth involved in weapon snatching had history of stone-pelting and street protests in South Kashmir district of Shopian. Reportedly...

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Pakistan builds fence to tame Taliban

Pakistan builds fence to tame Taliban

Despite concerns over terror threats, fencing the border between the two countries could lead to a new set of problems. Pakistan's military is now building more than 420 "small forts" along the bord...

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Seoul Welcomes UN Human Rights Resolution on N. Korea

Seoul Welcomes UN Human Rights Resolution on N. Korea

Sen. John McCain of Arizona on Wednesday delivered scorching remarks against North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un, while discussing his plan to limit the country's continued provocations. Shortly after t...

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Chinese premier visits New Zealand for trade talks

Premier Li and Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull enjoyed a hand passing exercise under the watchful eye of Port's own Chinese national player Chen Shaoliang. Mr English confirmed today the FTA would be a...

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Hong Kong's new Chief Executive vows to heal rifts

Hong Kong's new Chief Executive vows to heal rifts

Chinese pro-Beijing Hong Kong Government officials described the blockade as an "illegal occupation". "I too want more democracy in Hong Kong ". She told Bloomberg last month she would focus on boo...

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