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Donald Trump: 'NATO no longer obsolete'

When it comes to what that alliance is and how it was formed, at least you can say, now I get it. During a joint news conference with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg , US President Donald...

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First Muslim female judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam in United States found dead

First Muslim female judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam in United States found dead

They found an unconscious and unresponsive woman, who was later pronounced dead and identified as Abdus-Salaam. She held a series of judicial posts after being elected to a New York City judgesh...

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Tensions high, North Korea readies nuclear test

Customs data in Beijing on Thursday showed that China's coal imports from North Korea plunged 51.6 percent in the first three months in 2017 from a year ago. The test was not publicized inside No...

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No positive shift yet on Russia-US ties

Safronkov said Russia's Foreign Minister asked U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during talks earlier Wednesday in Moscow to jointly request the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapon...

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Lawmakers slam Trump for bypassing Congress on Syria strike

Lawmakers slam Trump for bypassing Congress on Syria strike

Trump told the American people he ordered air strikes on Syrian forces in retaliation for a "barbaric" deadly chemical attack on civilians that he blamed on the country's strongman President Bashar ...

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First Female Muslim Judge in the US Found Dead in Hudson River

First Female Muslim Judge in the US Found Dead in Hudson River

Cuomo praised Abdus-Salaam's "deep understanding of the everyday issues facing New Yorkers" when he nominated her for the state's highest court in 2013. 'I was proud to appoint her to the state's high...

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Cases, but also cafeteria duty, await Gorsuch at high court

Justice Anthony Kennedy administered the oath to Gorsuch, his former law clerk. To ensure his nomination would be approved, Senate Republicans voted for a rule change that essentially removed the need...

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Assad says regime firepower 'not affected' by U.S. strike

His comments came after US President Donald Trump said Mr Putin was backing an "evil person" in Assad, as talks took place in Russian Federation between the countries' chief diplomats. But Russia, an ...

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Critics of Turkey's president across Europe tell of threats

The April 16th vote will decide on the biggest change in Turkey's system of governance since the modern republic's foundation nearly a century ago, potentially replacing its parliamentary system wit...

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Moscow to discuss counter-terrorism during Tillerson's visit: Russian FM

Responding to Russia's claim that the USA missile strike on a Syrian airbase wasn't very effective, President Donald Trump has explained as to why the runways were not attacked and remain undamaged....

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Praise for Kim at showpiece North Korea project

USA defense officials said that didn't mean military action was imminent. "We never beg for peace but we will take the toughest counteraction against the provocateurs in order to defend ourselves by p...

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Canada Introduces Legislation to Legalize Marijuana

Canada Introduces Legislation to Legalize Marijuana

In jurisdictions that do not put a regulated retail framework in place, Canadians would be able to purchase marijuana online. And he said he agreed with doctors and police officials who want the min...

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Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad Registers for Presidential Election

Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad Registers for Presidential Election

Iran has claimed the program is for peaceful purposes. "On the first day [of registration, on April 11], 126 people registered to run in the presidential election, while many of them don't have the...

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St Petersburg bombing: Suspected accomplices arrested

People gather to commemorate the victims of the subway blast at The Field of Mars in Saint Petersburg on Wednesday. A second security source said that the quantities of explosives at the apartment and...

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PC Keith Palmer's funeral to be held at London's Southwark Cathedral

The Queen gave permission for Palmer's body to rest in chapel at the Palace of Westminster overnight, an honor usually reserved for politicians, the Associated Press reported. A service will begin on ...

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Assad calls Idlib chemical attack '100% fabrication'

Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said with its veto, Russian Federation said no to cooperation with UN's investigation and Russian Federation said no to a resolution that would have helped to prom...

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Sessions outlines border enforcement plan

Sessions outlines border enforcement plan

The full sentence reads: " It is here, on this sliver of land, where we first take our stand against this filth ". "Now is the time for action, now is the time we will have results". attorney as...

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Haley: 'We Think' Regime Change Is Likely To Happen In Syria

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has traveled to Moscow in an effort to persuade Russian Federation to end support for Syrian leader Bashar al Assad. Al-Assad's government signed the Chemical Weapon...

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Tillerson Says US Relationship With Russia at 'Low Point'

It denied preferring Trump to his Democrat rival, Hillary Clinton, during the election campaign and said it would judge his administration by its actions rather than its words. claims that it has "i...

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For North Korea, cutting off oil supplies would be devastating

Trump had spent two days with Xi at his Mar a-Lago resort in Florida last week. "President Xi wants to do the right thing", Trump said at a White House press conference Wednesday. "And I was given t...

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White House national security adviser: USA eager for Syrian regime change

Late Thursday, Mr. Trump ordered two Navy destroyers in the Mediterranean to fire a total of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at targets on the airfield to punish the Assad regime for its assumed role in a...

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Death around corner for civilians living on Mosul's frontline

The militants are dug in surrounded by civilians, effectively using them as human shields and taking advantage of the narrow streets of the Old City that restrict the movements of the Iraqi armoured...

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Tillerson meets with Putin during trip to Moscow

Tillerson meets with Putin during trip to Moscow

The meeting is taking place at the Kremlin along with Tillerson's counterpart, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the US State Department and Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed. As the gro...

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Trump says U.S. not going to get involved in Syria

To "enhance" its capabilities and effectively curtail overseas tension, Trump is now focusing on engaging directly with North Korea to the latter's condemnation. Tillerson, on a mission to persuade Ru...

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'I'd like to think' Russian Federation didn't know about Syrian chemical attack

'I'd like to think' Russian Federation didn't know about Syrian chemical attack

In oil markets, Brent crude traded at around $55.66 a barrel on Tuesday, up 1.01 percent, while US crude was around $52.91 a barrel, up 0.92 percent. -Russian relations to one of the lowest points sin...

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Gwinnett officer on administrative leave after kicking man in head

Robert McDonald (left) was sacked and is under investigation after kicking suspect Demetrius Hollins. The police department also has initiated a criminal investigation of McDonald's behavior and the...

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Officer investigated after handcuffed man kicked

The incident was captured on cellphone video by a witness sitting in traffic. An ambulance responded to the scene and treated the man. McDonald's shift commander initiated an "immediate investigatio...

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Donald Trump says on Twitter 'things will work out fine' with Russian Federation

Trump told his more than 27.8 million followers on Twitter this morning. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow Wednesday that relations between Washin...

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Active Volume Stock: Regions Financial Corporation (RF)

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its stake in Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE:SF) by 7.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. giving the company a " rating...

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Egypt parliament approves three-month state of emergency after Church bombings

Egypt parliament approves three-month state of emergency after Church bombings

Pope Francis will visit the Sunni institution in late April during his apostolic visit to Egypt. He was subjected to extensive investigations into his relationship with IS and after his involvement ...

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Garneau imposes new air security measures, but won't say what or why

Garneau imposes new air security measures, but won't say what or why

Speaking with reporters after a cabinet meeting Tuesday, Garneau said the undisclosed measures are not a ban on bringing laptops on board aircraft, which the US and United Kingdom implemented as part ...

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'Take Out His Airfields': Hillary Clinton Comes Out of Woods to Warmonger

'Take Out His Airfields': Hillary Clinton Comes Out of Woods to Warmonger

Speaking at the Women in the World summit in New York City yesterday, before Trump's announcement of air strikes on a Syrian airfield, Clinton said she and then Central Intelligence Agency directo...

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Trump's strategist Bannon loses seat on National Security Council

Bannon had been given the authority to participate in National Security Council Principals Committee meetings after Trump signed an executive memorandum in January. The official said the change mo...

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Bannon in peril? Trump's criticism worries his populist base

Bannon in peril? Trump's criticism worries his populist base

Kushner, who has no foreign policy or military experience, has been saddled with a lot of responsibility in the Trump administration. "I had already beaten all the senators and all the governors...

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Tillerson: Assad used chemical weapons at least 50 times

Just the opposite, Moscow's decision to suspend a vital communications link with the USA military in Syria has signaled its readiness to raise the stakes. "You can say that the level of trust on a wor...

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