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Auto attack injures 8 pedestrians in Tokyo during New Year's festivities

Auto attack injures 8 pedestrians in Tokyo during New Year's festivities

A auto is inspected by police after it injured several pedestrians on Takeshita Street in Tokyo, early Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. According to national broadcaster NHK, Kusakabe told police he was actin...

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North Korea's Kim says 'new path' inevitable if USA demands unilateral action

North Korea's Kim says 'new path' inevitable if USA demands unilateral action

North Korea would have "no option but to explore a new path in order to protect our sovereignty" if the United States "miscalculates our people's patience, forces something upon us and pursues sanctio...

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Trump expecting 'big progress' on China trade after Xi Jinping phone call

Trump expecting 'big progress' on China trade after Xi Jinping phone call

The two countries seek to promote an overall stable bilateral relationship. The two leaders called a 90-day ceasefire in the trade war at the start of the month. " Big progress being made". China...

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Staffers at detention facility caught on video abusing migrant children

Staffers at detention facility caught on video abusing migrant children

He added the videos show staffers "pushing, shoving and even dragging these small undocumented migrants". One video shows a male employee drag and pull a boy into a room where he slapped the child a...

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Three stabbed in New Year's Eve attack at Manchester train station

Three stabbed in New Year's Eve attack at Manchester train station

Victoria Station serves both the railway and the local Metrolink tram network, which transports millions across seven lines and 93 stops. Two members of the public - a man and a woman - as well as a...

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Driver Drags Woman to Death Over $35 Manicure

Driver Drags Woman to Death Over $35 Manicure

However, the woman kept accelerating, according to Chung, who refers to the victim as his wife, despite never being officially married. Nguyen tried to hold onto the frame of the rear windshield, wh...

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Colorado man charged with murder in missing mother case

Colorado man charged with murder in missing mother case

Frazee did not enter a plea at Monday's hearing. On or about November 22, 2018, PATRICK FRAZEE unlawfully and feloniously, acting alone or with one or more persons, committed or attempted to commit ...

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New Years Eve Revelers Gather In Times Square

New Years Eve Revelers Gather In Times Square

EST and PST (tape delayed). This year's event will once again be hosted by television personality Steve Harvey; actress and journalist Maria Menounos will co-host. It will also be available to wat...

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United States ambassador surprised by 'defeatism' over Brexit

United States ambassador surprised by 'defeatism' over Brexit

I am also very much looking at how can we get as much of our resources forward based, actually creating a deterrent but also taking a British presence.... "And we respect the result of the referendu...

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Major trade deal with United Kingdom may not be possible

Major trade deal with United Kingdom may not be possible

The Brexit vote may have a major impact on whether or not the US and Britain can work out a trade deal . In a parliamentary statement on Monday, May said lawmakers would resume the debate on he...

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Kellyanne Conway: government shutdown is over a

Kellyanne Conway: government shutdown is over a "silly semantic argument"

He says the question for lawmakers is "can we stop hating each other enough up here to find a way forward that would be a win-win". "I'm not willing to do that". After a lengthy meeting with President...

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Trump claims he has not 'abandoned' a concrete border wall

Trump claims he has not 'abandoned' a concrete border wall

Trump avoided mentioning Kelly by nam focusing instead on "the media" that reported the comments. Many, however, quoted strategy experts as saying there is no link - or logic - in connecting a boundar...

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USA senator Elizabeth Warren takes step toward presidential run

USA senator Elizabeth Warren takes step toward presidential run

In 2012, it came to light that Mrs Warren had claimed to be part Native American when she was teaching at the University of Texas and the University of Pennsylvania. But the test may have caused new i...

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Mark Zuckerberg sees 'progress' for Facebook after tumultuous year

Mark Zuckerberg sees 'progress' for Facebook after tumultuous year

He turns to the various scandals that rocked the company in 2018. However, Zuckerberg's year in review on his Facebook-page is not less negative - what surprised: after all, it is his Job to defend ...

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Motive: Paul Manafort’s reason for Russian cooperation was just revealed

Motive: Paul Manafort’s reason for Russian cooperation was just revealed

His online presence amounted to digital scraps: one photo of him at a conference in Moscow, a few benign quotes in the Russian media from his years selling arms for state-linked companies, and some va...

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Meghalaya trapped miners: Navy divers enter main pit of flooded mine

Meghalaya trapped miners: Navy divers enter main pit of flooded mine

Rescue operations were suspended on Monday, after the low-powered pumps being used to suck out water failed to help. Only four-wheel-drive SUVs can navigate the three streams and the steep uphill dirt...

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Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

March contracts on the S&P 500 Index rose 0.6 percent as of 12:16 p.m.in Hong Kong after U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet that U.S. " Big progress being made!", Trump said on Twitter ...

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Manhunt Underway After Suspect Fired Into Vehicle, Killing 7-Year-Old Girl

Manhunt Underway After Suspect Fired Into Vehicle, Killing 7-Year-Old Girl

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said in posts on Twitter and Facebook that 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes died Sunday in the Houston-area shooting and that her mother, 30-year-old LaPorsha Washington, wa...

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Russian Federation detains American in Moscow suspected of spying

Russian Federation detains American in Moscow suspected of spying

Russia's domestic security agency says it has arrested a U.S. citizen on espionage charges. "On December 28, a United States citizen Paul Whelan was detained by officers from the Russian Federal Sec...

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Fire causes estimated $250,000 in damage to Saskatoon apartment

Fire causes estimated $250,000 in damage to Saskatoon apartment

When they entered the suite firefighters found a man inside. Fire crews were able to contain the fire to the one suite, but the rest of the building sustained heavy smoke damage. Firefighters began ...

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More health exams instituted for migrant children at border

More health exams instituted for migrant children at border

In early December, seven-year-old Jakelin Caal died after being detained along with her father by United States border agents in a remote part of New Mexico. McAleenan told ABC's This Week it had be...

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Lindsey Graham rips Obama over 'bulls---' Iraq troop withdrawal

Lindsey Graham rips Obama over 'bulls---' Iraq troop withdrawal

Former President Obama's "bulls-" decision to withdraw US troops from Iraq in 2011 paved the way for the rise of the Islamic State and left the Trump administration in a hard spot, Sen. Graham doubled...

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High rise collapse kills 2 in Russian Federation

High rise collapse kills 2 in Russian Federation

At least three people were killed and another 79 people were unaccounted for after a gas explosion rocked a residential building in Russia's Urals city of Magnitogorsk today, a senior official said. T...

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Omar stunned over Purvanchal University VC comment

Omar stunned over Purvanchal University VC comment

The vice-chancellor of Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Jaunpur, has courted controversy by asking students to commit murder if they get into a fight. He should teach students the way of peac...

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Okada Manila calls off balloon dropping event

Greenpeace campaigner Abigail Aguilar denounced Cove Manila's event, after the night club said it will conduct the event to surpass a current Guinness World Record. Cove Manila in a statement posted...

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Flooding in the Philippines leaves 56 dead

Flooding in the Philippines leaves 56 dead

An average of 20 typhoons and storms lash the Philippines each year, killing hundreds of people and leaving millions in near-perpetual poverty. Before and after satellite images taken by a Japanes...

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United Kingdom needs to get its act together before Brexit vote, Juncker says

United Kingdom needs to get its act together before Brexit vote, Juncker says

Liam Fox, the worldwide trade secretary and a vocal Brexit campaigner during the 2016 referendum, warned colleagues planning on voting against May that her plan was the only way to be "100 percent c...

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DR Congo election: Voting under way in tense vote

DR Congo election: Voting under way in tense vote

As many as 21 candidates are competing to succeed Kabila, who came to power following the assassination of his father in 2001. Polling stations were moved at the last minute, voters' lists were miss...

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Philippines' President Under Fire For Saying He 'touched' Maid

Philippines' President Under Fire For Saying He 'touched' Maid

In 2016, Duterte, then a presidential hopeful, joked about the 1989 rape and murder of an Australian missionary in Davao City, saying that as the jurisdiction's mayor, he should've been "first" in l...

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Israeli hard-line ministers to form new party ahead of vote

Israeli hard-line ministers to form new party ahead of vote

It is clear to Bennett and Shaked that in the upcoming elections the Likud wil try to take as many votes as possible from Habayit Hayehudi, and they are therefore setting up a new framework capable of...

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Putin tells President Trump he’s open to meeting in New Year’s letter

At the end of November, Trump abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Putin on the sidelines of a G20 summit in Argentina, citing tensions after Russian forces opened fire on Ukrainian Navy boats...

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German charged over death of ‘slave’ under IS rule in Iraq

German charged over death of ‘slave’ under IS rule in Iraq

German prosecutors have arrested a woman who allegedly belonged to the Daesh terrorist group and who, with her husband, let a small girl they kept as a "slave" die of thirst. "For intimidation, the ac...

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Social worker leaves behind $11 mn for children's charities

Social worker leaves behind $11 mn for children's charities

Mr Naiman's friends said they had made a decision to speak out about his incredible selflessness and sacrifice to pay tribute to him as the first anniversary of his death approaches. He also worked si...

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Trump Says 'Progress Being Made' With China After Xi Call

Trump Says 'Progress Being Made' With China After Xi Call

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer told CBS's Face The Nationabout the truce. The world's two largest economies have been in a trade war for much of 2018, shaking world financial markets as ta...

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Donald Trump blames Democrats for deaths of 2 children at border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents did everything they could to get medical help for two children who subsequently died in their custody , the CBP chief Kevin McAleenan said on Sunday. She s...

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