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Food Bank Providing Food to Federal Workers in Luzerne County

Food Bank Providing Food to Federal Workers in Luzerne County

Senator Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii), in a response to Trump's announcement. The Senate passed the measure by voice vote Friday hours after Trump agreed to a deal to reopen the government through Februar...

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Syria wants Turkish withdrawal to revive security agreement

Syria wants Turkish withdrawal to revive security agreement

The Syrian Foreign Ministry reacted to the recent statement by Erdogan concerning the 1998 Adana agreement, accusing Turkey of violating the accord since 2011 by supporting terrorists and occupying Sy...

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US Navy sails warships through Taiwan Strait

US Navy sails warships through Taiwan Strait

The United States Navy has sent a warship through the Taiwan Strait, the U.S. Pacific Fleet told The Japan Times, as military and trade tensions continue to fester between Beijing and Washington...

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Minnesota mosque attack: 'White Rabbits' militiamen plead guilty

Minnesota mosque attack: 'White Rabbits' militiamen plead guilty

The admissions by Michael McWhorter, 29 and Joe Morris , 23, were through guilty pleas to charges stemming from a crime spree that included two bombing attempts, armed robberies, and the attempted ex...

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Trump golf course fires undocumented employees during shutdown

Trump golf course fires undocumented employees during shutdown

About a dozen chefs, housekeepers and waiters got the axe January 18, they told The Washington Post on Saturday, for providing fake Social Security numbers and green cards when they were hired as lo...

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Dame Anna Wintour Calls For Renaming Of Margaret Court Arena

Dame Anna Wintour Calls For Renaming Of Margaret Court Arena

The editor in chief of Vogue America called singled out strong Australian sports women Stephanie Gilmore, Samantha Kerr and Evonne Goolagong Cawley in her address at the Australian Open Inspiration...

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Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow

A cold front will pass through northeast IL and northwest IN on Thursday afternoon, with the following frigid air dropping wind chills to minus 20 to minus 30 degrees and colder later Thursday ni...

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Hundreds missing, feared dead after Vale dam collapses in Brazil

Hundreds missing, feared dead after Vale dam collapses in Brazil

Almost half of those missing worked in Vale's administrative offices in the mining complex, according to local firefighters. A dam holding back mining waste in the Brazilian city of Brumadinho colla...

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Watch the video of Roger Stone being arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Watch the video of Roger Stone being arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Appearing on MSNBC's AM Joy on Saturday, former Trump 2016 communications and political adviser Sam Nunberg was asked about the six different occasions in which "senior Trump campaign official...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Michael Cohen For Trump Testimony

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Michael Cohen For Trump Testimony

The Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday subpoenaed President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to testify, a day after Cohen said he planned to postpone an appearance next wee...

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Man who lost leg in Afghanistan helps Colin Powell change flat tire

Man who lost leg in Afghanistan helps Colin Powell change flat tire

Retired general Powell, 81, wrote: 'I jacked the vehicle up and got several of the bolts removed when a auto suddenly pulled up in front of me. The two men worked together to finish the job and then...

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FL. Secretary of State Resigns After Photos of Him in Blackface Surface

FL. Secretary of State Resigns After Photos of Him in Blackface Surface

They were reportedly captured in 2005, just months after Hurricane Katrina ransacked New Orleans, causing almost 2,000 deaths. The newspaper declined to say how it obtained the photos when NPR asked...

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Rescuers find body of Spanish toddler trapped in well

Rescuers find body of Spanish toddler trapped in well

The family of Julen who was found dead in a well following a 13-day rescue operation are mourning his loss ahead of his funeral tomorrow (Picture: MEGA) Rescue workers had been working round-the-clock...

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Louisiana shooting leaves 5 dead; suspect at large

Louisiana shooting leaves 5 dead; suspect at large

Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office photograph. Separately on Facebook , the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said two people were shot to death in the city of Gonzalez. Dakota may be driving a si...

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Melania Trump: The Telegraph Apologises 'Unreservedly' To First Lady For False Claims

Melania Trump: The Telegraph Apologises 'Unreservedly' To First Lady For False Claims

The paper said it "apologised unreservedly" to her and her family for any embarrassment caused by the allegations. A British newspaper apologized to first lady Melania Trump and agreed to pay ...

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Diocese Apologizes to Covington Teens’ Parents After Condemning Actions at Lincoln Memorial

Diocese Apologizes to Covington Teens’ Parents After Condemning Actions at Lincoln Memorial

In his overtly partisan essay titled "Pro-Lifers Should Not Sport Slogans of President Who Denigrates and Endangers Immigrants", Bishop John Stowe, a Franciscan and pro-LGBT activist , said he wa...

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Louis officer charged in fatal shooting of fellow officer

Louis officer charged in fatal shooting of fellow officer

Louis prosecutor on Friday charged 29-year-old officer Nathaniel Hendren with involuntary manslaughter in the death of 24-year-old officer Katlyn Alix . That officer, identified as Hendren's partner,...

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Canadian PM Justin Trudeau sacks ambassador to China after Huawei remarks

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau sacks ambassador to China after Huawei remarks

Mr McCallum caused controversy on Tuesday when he publicly argued that the United States extradition request for Ms Meng was seriously flawed. The Prime Minister gave no reason, but Mr. "From Cana...

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Trump tweets response to Pelosi, vowing 'We will not Cave!'

Trump tweets response to Pelosi, vowing 'We will not Cave!'

Democrats reject the wall as a costly and ineffective step. The shutdown is now in its 34th day, with federal workers left unpaid across the country and in USA installations overseas - and the knock...

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President Donald Trump: SOTU Won't Happen Until After Shutdown Ends

President Donald Trump: SOTU Won't Happen Until After Shutdown Ends

If so, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) will put Trump's measure on the floor, the House measure to reopen the government and then, perhaps, the newest proposal or some variation. Pelosi's st...

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One killed in building explosion in NE China's Jilin

One killed in building explosion in NE China's Jilin

Reports from the scene claim a man has been throwing explosives from a high-rise building. The first blast happened in a basement auto park, while the second happened on the 30th floor of a shopping...

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Itse Sagay: Justice Onnoghen’s suspension is constitutional

Itse Sagay: Justice Onnoghen’s suspension is constitutional

But Buhari said he suspended Onnoghen after receiving an order from the Code of Conduct Tribunal hearing the case, despite a Court of Appeal injunction ordering the lower court to suspend proceedings ...

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Pompeo confronts U.N. Security Council on Venezuela

On Saturday, Guaido celebrated the support of European countries and asked them to send humanitarian aid to help relieve the economic crisis. After Washington's declaration of support for Guaido, Ma...

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Michael Cohen delays testimony to Congress

Michael Cohen delays testimony to Congress

Cohen, who has pleaded guilty to crimes including campaign finance violations during Trump's 2016 election campaign and is cooperating with investigators, had received "ongoing threats against his fam...

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Singapore heartthrob Aloysius Pang dies during compulsorymilitary training in New Zealand

Singapore heartthrob Aloysius Pang dies during compulsorymilitary training in New Zealand

The Exercise Thunder Warrior is a live-firing exercise hosted by the New Zealand defence force (NZDF). Pang died Wednesday from injuries sustained during a military training exercise in New Zealand....

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Bring Back our Girls activist Oby Ezekwesili withdraws from Nigeria's presidential race

Bring Back our Girls activist Oby Ezekwesili withdraws from Nigeria's presidential race

The former Minister of Education announced her decision to drop out of the February 16 presidential election on Thursday, January 24, 2019 , noting that she wants to "focus on helping to build a veri...

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Asylum seekers will be forced to wait in Mexico

Asylum seekers will be forced to wait in Mexico

Mexican officials did not immediately respond to requests for comment Thursday. In an interview on Tuesday, Foreign Ministry spokesman Roberto Velasco said Mexico can not accept the return of migran...

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Ukraine's Viktor Yanukovich gets 13-year jail term for 'treason'

Ukraine's Viktor Yanukovich gets 13-year jail term for 'treason'

Russian President Vladimir Putin's government sent troops without insignia to the peninsula, seized key buildings, took control of the regional legislature, and staged a referendum denounced as illegi...

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Canadian cops charge minor with terror offense after security raids

Canadian cops charge minor with terror offense after security raids

Video and photographs from the scene showed officers removing boxes of evidence from the properties. While an attack was considered imminent, the officer said there was no credible threat to the peopl...

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Angola becomes next African Country to Decriminalize Homosexuality

Angola becomes next African Country to Decriminalize Homosexuality

Angola overturned a law that was used to prosecute people for homosexuality and banned discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. "In casting aside this archaic and insidious relic of the co...

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Iranian TV anchor with LSU ties says U.S. jailed her as warning

Iranian TV anchor with LSU ties says U.S. jailed her as warning

Members of her family said they had also been subpoenaed to testify before the grand jury, though it is unclear if they did so. Born in New Orleans as Melanie Franklin, Hashemi changed her name afte...

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Los Angeles teachers to resume classes after reaching deal

Los Angeles teachers to resume classes after reaching deal

The Los Angeles teachers union may have just ended a lengthy strike over a contract dispute, but could soon find itself back in court as a local educator filed a class action suit over forced dues...

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NATO, Russia meeting fails to break deadlock over Russian missile

NATO, Russia meeting fails to break deadlock over Russian missile

Some NATO diplomats believe that Russian Federation may have developed the new missile system, which is mobile and easy to hide in forests and other strategic locations, to counter Chinese missile pro...

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Nurse charged with rape of woman in coma who gave birth unexpectedly

Nurse charged with rape of woman in coma who gave birth unexpectedly

Meanwhile, authorities say the baby is out of the hospital and doing well but did not release details. An online database shows Sutherland on Friday voluntarily surrendered his nursing license, whic...

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Prominent 'conversion therapist' leaves movement, comes out as gay

Prominent 'conversion therapist' leaves movement, comes out as gay

A former Mormon so called "gay cure" therapist - David Matheson- has turned his back on trying to make gay men straight, and has come out publicly to say he's gay. In his statement to Truth Wins Out ...

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