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Trump Defends Sessions Over Russia Controversy, Lashes Out at Democrats

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., a senior member of the Senate Intelligence Committee, is also demanding a special counsel to investigate the Trump administration for ties to Russian Federation, "given AG Sess...

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Iran Tests Advanced Russian-made Air Defense System

The system was also used in simulated electronic warfare conditions to detect, track, intercept and detonate aerial targets with actual launch of missiles. The contract to deliver five Russian S-300 s...

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Trump accuses Obama of wire-tapping' during general election

Nothing found. This is McCarthyism!' There was no information provided to substantiate Mr Trump's claims, and it was not clear on what he was basing them - although on Thursday, a conservative radio...

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Over 30 Airstrikes On Terrorist Strongholds In Yemen Over Past Two Days

Over 30 Airstrikes On Terrorist Strongholds In Yemen Over Past Two Days

Residents also cited ground battles involving American soldiers and al Qaeda militants but the Pentagon formally denied any USA raids or combat on the ground. "There were women straight up shooting at...

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Jordan hangs 10 for attacks linked to Islamic extremism

Jordan hangs 10 for attacks linked to Islamic extremism

The five other executions were for rape and sexual assault. A British man was killed in the attack. All were Jordanians and they were hanged in Suaga prison south of the capital Amman. In response t...

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Trump Won't Be Successful With Putin Negotiations: Gen. Jack Keane

Accusations of ties to Russian intelligence agents have dogged Mr. Trump since the campaign, despite no evidence presented that implicates the president or his team in Russian interference with the ...

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Trump calls for investigation into 2010 Pelosi-Russia meeting

Sessions said Thursday he would recuse himself from any potential investigation of ties between Trump and Russian Federation, but many Democrats have called on Sessions to resign over his failure to...

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Malaysian police release North Korean detained over Kim Jong Nam death

Malaysian police issued an arrest warrant for the new suspect on Friday morning as border security checks were stepped up to prevent anyone fleeing to North Korea. Kim Jong-nam was killed on Februar...

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Malaysia rejects reports it violates United Nations sanctions on North Korea: Foreign Ministry

North Korean deputy ambassador, speaks to journalists outside the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , March 2, 2017. A North Korean official suggested that Kim Jong Nam died of a heart...

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After Srinivas Kuchibhotla, Indian businessman Harnish Patel shot dead

After Srinivas Kuchibhotla, Indian businessman Harnish Patel shot dead

Harnish Patel , 43, the owner of a convenience store in Lancaster County, South Carolina, was found dead of gunshot wounds in the front yard of his home on Thursday, coroner and police officials said....

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Freed North Korean Murder Suspect Deported From Malaysia

According to McLaughlin, the incident in Malaysia is an "alarming event" because the banned chemical was used in a public place to kill someone. Ri also challenged Malaysian authorities to send samp...

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NI voters head to polls for snap election after divisive campaign

NI voters head to polls for snap election after divisive campaign

However, the SDLP's Richie McPhillips (8.5%), who edged out SF's John Feely by a grand total of 12 votes last time out, has worked hard over the past eight months making a name for himself at Stormont...

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Bomb threat at German town hall hours after Turkish rally banned

Cavusoglu's comments came after authorities blocked Turkey's Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag from being a guest speaker at a town hall in Gaggenau in southwestern Germany. Also on Thursday, the city o...

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China Raising Military Budget by About 7%

China Raising Military Budget by About 7%

Last year, with China's economy slowing, the defense budget recorded its lowest increase in six years, 7.6 percent, the first single-digit rise since 2010, following a almost unbroken two-decade run o...

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Kim Jong-Nam probably died of heart attack, says North Korea

Kim Jong-Nam probably died of heart attack, says North Korea

Experts disagree on whether the attack in Kuala Lumpur can be defined as an act of terrorism. According to the charges the women and four unnamed people, who are still at large, were at the departur...

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China 'seriously concerned' by US-South Korea drills

She declined to speculate on a motive or perpetrator. The same day, Lotte suffered a massive hacker attack on its shopping websites that has been traced to Chinese IP addresses, which are a favori...

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Malaysia: Tattoos confirm body of Kim Jong Nam

Mr Ri said he was not at the airport on the day of the murder, but said police accused him of being a mastermind behind the plot and presented him with "fake evidence". This week, Malaysian authoritie...

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Trump administration has very positive view of Indo-US ties: Jaishankar

Trump administration has very positive view of Indo-US ties: Jaishankar

There was optimism in the new administration for the growth of trade and investment, she told reporters after meetings with senior United States official during her visit here with Foreign Secretary S...

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Garrett Proposes to Decriminalize Marijuana on a Federal Level

Even though marijuana is still illegal at the federal level, eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational marijuana. For one thing, the distinction between medical and rec...

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BJP's push to 'capture' Shiv Sena's agenda

BJP's push to 'capture' Shiv Sena's agenda

Tatkare said the party is yet to take a call on Mumbai Mayor elections and will wait to see how the situation unfolds. "With her support, our strength has gone up to 86, as three other corporators...

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Successful Snapchat IPO may inspire Bay Area tech companies to go public

Successful Snapchat IPO may inspire Bay Area tech companies to go public

But the first Wall Street analyst to issue a rating on the stock says Snap shares should have moved about 50% in the opposite direction from Thursday morning's initial price of $17. Twitter is now...

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Pakistan not to extradite Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz tells Senate

Pakistan not to extradite Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz tells Senate

A First Investigation Report (FIR) has been registered against Indian spy working in Pakistan, Kulbushan Yadav , after nearly a year of his discovery. Davis was arrested after he shot dead two men in...

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Uproar in Harayana assembly over Anil Vij's comment on Gurmehar Kaur

Uproar in Harayana assembly over Anil Vij's comment on Gurmehar Kaur

Haryana health minister Anil Vij had said that those supporting Kaur for her campaign against the ABVP were pro-Pakistan and should be thrown out of the country. The campaign simply invited the studen...

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Trump, Schumer in Twitter war over Russia, Putin and Krispy Kreme

President Donald Trump mocked the Democrats pushing the ongoing probe of his campaign's ties to Russian Federation by posting a photo of Vladimir Putin having a doughnut and a coffee with New York ...

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Murder victim found in shed 'was fragile secretary of allotment society'

Murder victim found in shed 'was fragile secretary of allotment society'

Officers said they did not know why anyone would have targeted her. She was last seen by a family member at 6.30pm on Sunday, and had a mobile phone conversation with a friend at 2.30pm on Monday. M...

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USA airstrikes in Yemen target al-Qaida, kill at least 4 militants

USA airstrikes in Yemen target al-Qaida, kill at least 4 militants

USA forces conducted more than 20 airstrikes in Yemen overnight Wednesday into Thursday, the Pentagon confirmed Thursday. A senior U.S. official said earlier that day the intelligence collected prov...

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S.Korean stocks hammered over fears of Chinese retaliation for missile system

The installation of a US-made missile-defense system, the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD ), outside of Seoul, led to Beijing's allegations that South Korea could use the radar system to...

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North Korea claims heart attack, not women, killed Kim Jong Un's brother

North Korea has furiously denied any connection to the slaying - and has even claimed that Jong Nam may have died of a heart attack. Mr Ri said he was not at the airport on the day of the murder, ...

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Beijing to restrict tourism to South Korea amid THAAD protests

He might also seek to get China's approval of the planned deployment in South Korea of an advanced USA missile defense system known as the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system (Thaad). Russian F...

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MTN posts first yearly loss in two decades

MTN posts first yearly loss in two decades

The Johannesburg-based telecom giant reported a loss of 2.61 billion South African rand ($199.5 million) during the 12 months ended December 31, from a profit of ZAR20.2 billion in 2015, in line with ...

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Why Politicians Are Wearing White to President Trump's Big Speech

Why Politicians Are Wearing White to President Trump's Big Speech

After commenting on how "poorly" dressed the Democratic women were, Cramer went on. The 69-year-old got fewer Electoral College votes than her Republican contender, now-President Trump, despite gain...

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US State Department criticized over quiet release of human rights report

US State Department criticized over quiet release of human rights report

In his preface, Tillerson argues that this year's report demonstrates "the United States' unwavering commitment to advancing liberty, human dignity and global prosperity". In an overview, the 2016 rep...

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China to raise 2017 defense budget by around 7 pct: spokesperson

China to raise 2017 defense budget by around 7 pct: spokesperson

China's defense budget will rise about 7 percent this year, the spokeswoman for China's parliament said on Saturday, its slowest pace since 2010 and the second year in a row it will not log a double-d...

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China Steps up Crackdown on Zero-Dollar Tours to Korea

Wang Ki-young of South Korea's Culture Ministry told the Financial Times on Friday the ban on tourist sales is expected to be expanded to other Chinese provinces. war games. China has not offici...

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Malaysia-North Korea ties deteriorating

Kim Jong Nam was once considered the heir apparent to lead North Korea, but he fell out of favor with their father, the late dictator Kim Jong Il, after a failed 2001 attempt to enter Japan on a forge...

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