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Elizabeth Warren Identified Herself As 'American Indian' On Texas Bar Registration

Elizabeth Warren Identified Herself As 'American Indian' On Texas Bar Registration

This past fall Warren tried to double down and prove her ancestry with DNA results. Since the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump repeatedly invoked " Pocahontas " as a racial slur against her. CNN report...

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Man accused of Closs killings, kidnapping bound over for trial

Man accused of Closs killings, kidnapping bound over for trial

It was the first time Patterson has appeared in person, though the hearing lasted all of three minutes. It is not unusual for defendants to waive the preliminary examination, in part due to the fa...

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United Kingdom woman jailed 6 months for slapping Bali airport officer

United Kingdom woman jailed 6 months for slapping Bali airport officer

A smartphone video of the purported incident , which went viral at the time, showed an agitated Taqaddas launching into an expletive-laden rant after she was told she would have to pay a fine of US$4...

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Pentagon says 250 troops moved to Texas to confront caravan

Pentagon says 250 troops moved to Texas to confront caravan

Homeland Security says a caravan with about 2,000 migrants has arrived at the U.S. "Where does this lead us?" said Sen. He said that his family fled death threats from gangs back home. Asylum se...

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Trump 2020 campaign announces February 11th MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas

Trump 2020 campaign announces February 11th MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas

Other unresolved questions include the amount to be spent on border security, and whether - as Democrats have proposed - to reduce the number of detention beds for migrants available to the federal Im...

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Trump declares he'll build 'human wall if necessary' ahead of major speech

Trump declares he'll build 'human wall if necessary' ahead of major speech

And tonight, the president will no doubt use his State of the Union address to reassure them that he hasn't given up on his promise of a U.S./Mexico border wall. The president will likely make a cal...

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DA Quinn to Request Full Prison Term for Michelle Carter

DA Quinn to Request Full Prison Term for Michelle Carter

Bristol County District Attorney Spokesman Gregg Miliote says the office will file a motion in the coming days asking the court to impose the 15-month sentence for Michelle Carter . "Today's decision...

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College Student Discovers Man Hiding In Her Closet Wearing All Her Clothes!

College Student Discovers Man Hiding In Her Closet Wearing All Her Clothes!

As she pressed against the closet door, she realized a spirit wasn't responsible for the sounds. "I'm like, 'Who's there?' And somebody answers, 'Me'". She revealed that she and her roommates once...

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USA prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee

USA prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee

Prosecutors in NY have reportedly requested documents from President Donald Trump's inauguration committee. Federal law prohibits foreign contributions to federal campaigns, political action com...

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Jehovah’s Witness member jailed for extremism

Jehovah’s Witness member jailed for extremism

Christensen was among the first Jehovah's Witnesses to be arrested in the current crackdown, back in May 2017, and has been detained since, making regular court appearances. Danish Foreign Minister ...

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Trump Says May Declare

Trump Says May Declare "100 Percent" Of ISIS Defeated Next Week

It was updated last month after the president's announcement about a Syria withdrawal. In September, the State Department closed the US Consulate in the southern city of Basra after an Iran-backed g...

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With creativity, we can find Northern Ireland solution, Merkel says

With creativity, we can find Northern Ireland solution, Merkel says

Speaking to Japanese and German business leaders in Tokyo , Merkel stressed that "on the one hand, time is pressing" and businesses using "just-in-time" delivery processes could not afford lengthy ...

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Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents

Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents

Longtime family accountant and Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg has agreed to cooperate, though the extent of his help is unknown. It hasn't been disclosed how they gained ...

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Donald Tusk: Special place in hell for clueless Brexit campaigners

Donald Tusk: Special place in hell for clueless Brexit campaigners

They are discussing preparations for a "no deal" Brexit in the event that the Withdrawal Agreement is not ratified. Donald Tusk has courted controversy by saying there is a "special place in hel...

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Erdogan says Turkey keeping 'low-level' contact with Syria

Erdogan says Turkey keeping 'low-level' contact with Syria

Erdogan's comments Sunday are the first time he has confirmed direct low-level talks with Damascus. That has prompted Turkey to put on hold its plans to launch a military operation in Syria to dri...

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Combustible cladding fears as fire spreads up Melbourne apartment complex

Combustible cladding fears as fire spreads up Melbourne apartment complex

Firefighters eventually managed to contain the blaze and enter the building to to tackle it from the inside, as glass and steel came crashing down onto the streets. A lit cigarette is believed to have...

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Man dies in the U.S. after vape pen explodes in his face

Man dies in the U.S. after vape pen explodes in his face

A staff member at the vape store said Mr Brown didn't purchase the device from the shop, according to Dallas News . Brown died from his injuries at the hospital two days later. "I don't know how ma...

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Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt by 2100

Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt by 2100

The Himalayan glaciers feed water to 10 of the world's most important river systems, including the Ganges, Indus, Yellow, Mekong, and Irrawaddy, supporting the livelihoods of and food production for...

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Deadly fire engulfs Paris building, 1 arrested

Deadly fire engulfs Paris building, 1 arrested

Remy Heitz, the Paris prosecutor, said that a "40-year-old woman who has prior psychological problems" had been arrested "apparently in a drunken state" at the scene after trying to set light to a...

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Chrome Password Checkup alerts you to hacked logins

Chrome Password Checkup alerts you to hacked logins

Dubbed Cross Account Protection , Google can use this to share details of an account breach with its SSO partners so they can take action as well. "If we detect that a username and password on a si...

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President Trump to meet with North Korean leader in Vietnam

President Trump to meet with North Korean leader in Vietnam

During the address, Trump also revealed that he would be meeting with Kim Jong Un in the future, stating, "Much work remains to be done, but my relationship with Kim Jong Un is a good one. troops th...

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Australia Says Last Child Refugees to Leave Nauru Camp

Australia Says Last Child Refugees to Leave Nauru Camp

The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's Jana Favero told Johnny Blades that Australia's government fought very hard for those children not to be removed. The government has announced that after more tha...

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USA corporations want Venezuela's resources - Maduro

USA corporations want Venezuela's resources - Maduro

Some EU countries hoped to go further than a joint statement on Venezuela agreed ten days ago declaring Maduro's re-election illegitimate and warning of "further actions, including on the issue of rec...

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Donald Trump names Vietnam for summit with Kim Jong

President Donald Trump will hold a two-day summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un Feb. 27-28 in Vietnam to try to convince him to give up his nuclear weapons program. Trump went on to confirm th...

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Watchdog: 4 Trump Mar-a-Lago Trips in 2017 Cost Taxpayers $14M

Watchdog: 4 Trump Mar-a-Lago Trips in 2017 Cost Taxpayers $14M

The GAO, a nonpartisan government watchdog that works as Congress's investigative arm, found that the government paid about $60,000 to the Mar-a-Lago directly in these four trips, money that goes towa...

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College student finds man in closet wearing her clothes

College student finds man in closet wearing her clothes

And somebody answers me. When she did finally open the door, she found 30-year-old Andrew Swofford sitting on the floor and wearing her clothes, including socks, shoes and sporting a bookbag filled ...

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Iran: EU preconditions for non-dollar trade channel

Iran: EU preconditions for non-dollar trade channel "unacceptable"

Hoveizeh , Iran's new cruise missile is exposed during an exhibition in the capital Tehran on February 2, 2019. Western experts have frequently accused Iran of exaggerating claims about its military c...

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Axios: Trump's 'Executive Time' Contrasts With Structured Predecessors

Axios: Trump's 'Executive Time' Contrasts With Structured Predecessors

Other regular events recorded on the schedules include Congressional meetings, state functions and travel. During that time, according to Axios , Trump talks on the phone, posts tweets , and watch...

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Trump says he does not necessarily agree with intelligence agencies

Trump says he does not necessarily agree with intelligence agencies

On the same day that Mr. Coats-a former Republican Congressman from IN with strong conservative bona fides-and Mr. Haspel, who was appointed by the President, offered assessments of the threats to the...

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Scientists seek owner of USB stick stuck in seal poo

Scientists seek owner of USB stick stuck in seal poo

Krista Hupman. The freaky case of the USB drive began on Oreti Beach in November 2017, a windswept stretch of sand flanked by dunes on the southern tip of New Zealand's South Island. Officials in ...

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Cubs Respond After 'Racially Insensitive' Emails Are Leaked

Cubs Respond After 'Racially Insensitive' Emails Are Leaked

How these and previously-released emails came into the possession of Splinter News is unclear, and it makes me uncomfortable not knowing that detail. TD Ameritrade spokeswoman Becky Niiya said the e...

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Pregnant real estate agent stabbed to death in Queens

Pregnant real estate agent stabbed to death in Queens

No arrests have been made, but police are reportedly searching for Irigoyen's boyfriend : One NYPD source told the Post that he has not come forward to ask for any information about the murder . Z...

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Russian couple swings baby around by ankles in freakish street performance

Russian couple swings baby around by ankles in freakish street performance

He throws the child above his head, claps, and catches the child again as a group of people sit on the ground swaying to music. A crowd of onlookers gathered to watch the act, but no one stepped in ...

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Stolen Swedish Crown Jewels recovered by police

Stolen Swedish Crown Jewels recovered by police

After spotting the bin a security guard became curious and found a number of items believed to be the stolen jewels inside. Sweden's crown jewels , which were stolen in a dramatic motorboat heist i...

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John Cantlie: British IS hostage 'believed to be still alive'

John Cantlie: British IS hostage 'believed to be still alive'

John Cantlie , a photojournalist from Hampshire, was kidnapped in Syria in 2012. Fellow captive Javier Espinosa, a Spanish journalist, said Mr Foley had escaped from a room but waited for Mr Cantl...

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