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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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Mullah Baradar appointed new head of Taliban office in Doha

Mullah Baradar appointed new head of Taliban office in Doha

A Taliban spokesperson said Monday they would continue to negotiate with Khalilzad in Doha given "American acceptance of the agenda of ending invasion of Afghanistan and preventing Afghanistan from ...

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Snake bites womanon bum as she uses toilet

Snake bites womanon bum as she uses toilet

The unexpected surprise comes after 59-year-old woman Helen Richards was bitten by another carpet python in the bottom when she sat on a toilet seat in her sister-in-law's Brisbane home. 'She said...

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Wind Chills Near Zero Friday; More Snow Looking Ahead

Wind Chills Near Zero Friday; More Snow Looking Ahead

The extreme cold will hang around Thursday with highs only near five above. Temperatures Thursday night should dip well below zero. Expect highs in the 30s and 40s with a brisk north wind Thursday and...

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Miners efforts to reach toddler trapped in well enters final phase

Miners efforts to reach toddler trapped in well enters final phase

Officials have refused to comment on whether the boy could have survived so long. This comes after the rescue mission suffered a major setback after it emerged the shaft built to lower the miners wa...

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Kim prepares for another Trump meeting

Kim prepares for another Trump meeting

Bloomberg has said that Ho Chi Minh City is also an option. "Given the strong political will on the part of the top leaders of the two sides". Kono agreed that "concrete results" will have to b...

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Jayme Closs to receive $25000 reward after escaping captor herself

Jayme Closs to receive $25000 reward after escaping captor herself

She escaped on January 11, 88 days after her ordeal began. The girl's parents had worked for a local turkey plant operated by Jennie-O Turkey Store, which is a Hormel subsidiary. Steve Lykken, the p...

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USA shutdown ends without cash for Trump border wall

USA shutdown ends without cash for Trump border wall

Trump threatened Friday to shut down the government again after February 15, or to declare a national emergency and seize government funds for the wall, if Congress did not use the three-week reprieve...

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USA nurse arrested after ‘impregnating’ incapacitated patient who later gave birth

USA nurse arrested after ‘impregnating’ incapacitated patient who later gave birth

She gave birth to a baby boy December 29. Phoenix police collected DNA samples from Hacienda's male staff earlier this month and the facility announced on January 13 that it hired a private lawyer...

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Canada's envoy to China 'misspoke' on Huawei CFO case

Canada's envoy to China 'misspoke' on Huawei CFO case

She was granted bail but now faces extradition to the US, where authorities reportedly said she deceived worldwide banks to funnel transactions between Huawei and Iran. The Chinese government sa...

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