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White House asked for options to strike Iran

White House asked for options to strike Iran

The Pentagon reportedly complied with the request, but it is not clear whether the plans for striking Iran were fully developed, or if President Donald Trump knew about it. While Bolton's approach has...

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CNN Contradicts TV Station Claim That Network Barred Its Pro-Wall Reporting

CNN Contradicts TV Station Claim That Network Barred Its Pro-Wall Reporting

KUSI accused CNN this week of asking for a local perspective on the effectiveness of the border wall, then pulling back when the station offered reporter Dan Plante , who has previously reported ...

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Investigators piece together what happened in 3 months of Jayme Closs' captivity

The grandfather of a 13-year-old northwestern Wisconsin girl says she's in "exceptionally good spirits" after being found almost three months after authorities say she was kidnapped during a home inva...

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Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkish economy over Syrian Kurds

Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkish economy over Syrian Kurds

But, he added , "we also know that those are fighting alongside of us for all this time deserve to be protected as well". In a televised speech in December, he said Turkey's army would be ready "neut...

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Kammenos leaves ruling coalition in Greece ahead of Macedonia name vote

Kammenos leaves ruling coalition in Greece ahead of Macedonia name vote

At this point, unless early elections are called, New Democracy's only option has been to request a no-confidence vote in parliament, something that was tried and failed past year. Greek parliamentary...

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U.S. lawmakers demand accountability for killing of Saudi journalist

U.S. lawmakers demand accountability for killing of Saudi journalist

Congress in Washington. Washington Post publisher Fred Ryan drove that point home during his appearance at the Capitol Hill remembrance of Khashoggi on January 10, the 100day anniversary of his to...

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Salt Lake police investigating homicide on west side

Salt Lake police investigating homicide on west side

The shopping center is now closed". According to KUTV , three suspects were described as Hispanic males. They were wearing dark trousers with light-colored hoodies or sweatshirts, he added. She sai...

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Williamsburg to miss the brunt of snow storm

Williamsburg to miss the brunt of snow storm

The high temperature Sunday is expected to be 40 degrees. Scattered showers are spread across the Commonwealth today as snow continues to portions of northern Kentucky where there is still a Winter ...

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Jayme Closs' grandfather says family had no connection to kidnapping suspect

Jayme Closs' grandfather says family had no connection to kidnapping suspect

Closs turned up almost three months after she was snatched by a man who fatally shot her parents so he could kidnap their daughter, according to law enforcement authorities. Jayme was found Thursday o...

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House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment

House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment

Instead of answering directly, Scalise referred to Republicans' statements denouncing King's comments , and said "many Democrats" - he did not name them - had "aligned themselves with anti-Semites" a...

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'Broken Border' More Damaging Than Government Shutdown

'Broken Border' More Damaging Than Government Shutdown

The president has toyed with the idea of declaring a national emergency in order to use money toward the border wall he's been demanding to curve the flow of illegal immigration into the U.S. An attem...

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One dead, 12 hospitalized in mass overdose in California

One dead, 12 hospitalized in mass overdose in California

Chico Police Chief Michael O'Brien got a 911 call from inside the home in the 1100 block of Santana Court at around 9 a.m. on January 12. "O'Brien said police performed CPR and administered six doses ...

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Police fire tear gas at Khartoum protesters; rally in Darfur region

Police fire tear gas at Khartoum protesters; rally in Darfur region

Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. Also, residents of Al-Amlak and Al-Danagla neighbourhoods complained that the security forces have stormed their homes and fired tear gas inside t...

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White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ

White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ

The mortars landed in an empty lot, and no injuries were reported. "It definitely rattled people", a former senior White House official told The Wall Street Journal , speaking on the condition of a...

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Withdrawal from Syria begun

Withdrawal from Syria begun

In a televised speech in December, he said Turkey's army would be ready "neutralize terrorist organizations" in upcoming months, according to the Financial Times . Syria's assistance has allowed...

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FBI investigated how Trump’s actions seemed to benefit Russian Federation

FBI investigated how Trump’s actions seemed to benefit Russian Federation

President Trump said the question was the most insulting thing he's ever been asked and proceeded to slam fired officials from the bureau who led the initial investigation. Counterintelligence investi...

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Gdansk mayor 'stabbed on stage' by attacker

Gdansk mayor 'stabbed on stage' by attacker

Interior Minister Joachim Brudzinski condemned the attack as "an incomprehensible act of barbarism". He reportedly shouted: 'My name is Stefan. "Civic Platform tortured me, that's why Adamowicz just...

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US calls for 'orderly transition' in Venezuela

US calls for 'orderly transition' in Venezuela

In its latest statement, the United States reaffirmed its support for the opposition-controlled but so far toothless National Assembly, whose new president Juan Guaido on Friday called for a mass prot...

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European Union preparing to delay Brexit until at least July

European Union preparing to delay Brexit until at least July

Foreign Minister Jeremy Hunt also said that Brexit may not happen if the deal can't pass the Parliament. A special leaders' summit to push back Brexit day is expected to be convened by the European ...

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Iranian Foreign Ministry Summons Polish Diplomat Over 'Anti-Iran' Summit

Iranian Foreign Ministry Summons Polish Diplomat Over 'Anti-Iran' Summit

They will "focus on Middle East stability and peace and freedom and security here in this region, and that includes an important element of making sure that Iran is not a destabilizing influence ", t...

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GOP Emboldened Steve King To Use White Nationalist Rhetoric — CNN's Don Lemon

GOP Emboldened Steve King To Use White Nationalist Rhetoric — CNN's Don Lemon

On Wednesday, Iowa state Sen. King, an Iowa Republican, made that proclamation Friday in a combative statement delivered on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, in which he tried to expla...

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Authorities name man who killed rookie California officer

Authorities name man who killed rookie California officer

As part of that case, Limbaugh was ordered to surrender an AR-15 rifle, the report said. The man who killed Officer Natalie Corona in an "ambush"-style attack left a note in the apartment where he...

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Ocasio-Cortez's campaign fined by New York

Ocasio-Cortez's campaign fined by New York

Ocasio-Cortez hasn't proposed any legislation directly related to marijuana yet, although she has only been in Congress for like two weeks now. The longtime Connecticut Senator went on Neil Cavuto'...

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PA slams Israeli

PA slams Israeli "apartheid road" in West Bank

About 600,000 Israelis live in over 230 settlements built illegally since the 1967 occupation of the Palestinian territories. Many residents of nearby settlements work in Jerusalem. Israeli settleme...

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Romania leader at odds with EU, won’t attend key EU event

Romania leader at odds with EU, won’t attend key EU event

They spoke about the need for unity both in Romania and in Europe. Popescu-Tariceanu said the European Union had "misconceptions about Romanian public life". "Remember that there will always be ch...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda brought to tears as 'Hamilton' premieres in Puerto Rico

Lin-Manuel Miranda brought to tears as 'Hamilton' premieres in Puerto Rico

However, funds raised from the show will go toward the Miranda family's Flamboyan Arts Fund , which claims to be an "initiative dedicated to preserving, amplifying, and sustaining the arts in Puerto ...

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DRC's Fayulu to release church's vote results

DRC's Fayulu to release church's vote results

And the powerful Catholic Church also said the outcome of the troubled December 30 vote did not tally with data its own observers collected, raising serious questions about the credibility of figures ...

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Merkel says Germany recognises responsibilty for Nazi crimes in Greece

Merkel says Germany recognises responsibilty for Nazi crimes in Greece

Before departing from Athens on Friday afternoon, Merkel also laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Uknown Soldier in front of the Greek parliament and held talks with main opposition New Democracy par...

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Forced marriages: US approved thousands of child bride requests over past decade

Forced marriages: US approved thousands of child bride requests over past decade

And these petitions generally put weight on whether the marriage would be legal in the country of origin. Those included petitions in which a minor requests entry for their older spouse, a practice ...

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Huawei says sacks employee in Poland that was arrested on spying charges

Huawei says sacks employee in Poland that was arrested on spying charges

He reportedly became the sales director of Huawei in Poland sometime in 2017 with an emphasis on sales "in the public sector". TVP identified the arrested Chinese man as Weijing W., saying he ...

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U.S. woman ‘who killed manicurist to flee US$35 bill’ captured

U.S. woman ‘who killed manicurist to flee US$35 bill’ captured

According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Krystal Whipple was arrested in Glendale on Friday morning. Nguyen died of blunt force injuries, the Clark County coroner's office told the...

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Australian teenager dies in Austria avalanche

Australian teenager dies in Austria avalanche

As they were waiting for a rescue team, a slab of snow broke away, causing an avalanche that covered the 16-year-old boy and his German mother. "The school will be open tomorrow and next week, and sen...

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Trump Concealed Details Of Putin Meetings From Administration Officials

Trump Concealed Details Of Putin Meetings From Administration Officials

Trump did so after a meeting with Putin in 2017 in Hamburg that was also attended by then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson . Tillerson had said at the time at a news conference after the two-ho...

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Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against seven-year sentence

Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against seven-year sentence

Wa Lone's wife Pan Ei Mon - who has given birth to a baby girl since her husband was put behind bars - was similarly despondent. One police officer, despite being called as a prosecution witness, t...

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Myanmar rejects appeals of jailed Reuters journalists

Myanmar rejects appeals of jailed Reuters journalists

Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were found guilty in September after a trial at a Yangon district court in a case that has raised questions about Myanmar's progress towards democracy and triggered an outcry...

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