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'I agree 100%' to keep U.S. troops in Syria

'I agree 100%' to keep U.S. troops in Syria

The president's intent was written on a letter, obtained by NBC News , that a bipartisan group of Congress sent to Trump on February 22, lauding his decision last month to keep a small USA continge...

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Pakistan detains relatives of JeM militant leader

Pakistan detains relatives of JeM militant leader

It said that the meeting chose to speed up action against all proscribed organizations. However, Afridi said that the action was not taken due to any pressure. "This is across the board action and t...

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Counter terrorism investigation in London, UK, after explosives found

Counter terrorism investigation in London, UK, after explosives found

The packages were discovered at Waterloo Station, London City Airport and an office building in Heathrow Airport . This resulted in part of the package burning. While there was only one high-prof...

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Met Commissioner links rise in violent crime to police cuts

Met Commissioner links rise in violent crime to police cuts

And he urged the Prime Minister to sign off proposed new powers to make it easier for police to stop and search those suspected of carrying blades. In the a year ago alone, 27 under-19s have been st...

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Canadian foreign minister decries China halting canola shipments

Canadian foreign minister decries China halting canola shipments

A note beside the entry for Richardson International in the latest document reads: "Canola export registration already canceled". A Canadian grain industry source with knowledge of the matter confir...

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Quinnipiac Poll: Most Believe Trump Committed Crimes Before Taking Office

Quinnipiac Poll: Most Believe Trump Committed Crimes Before Taking Office

American voters trust Michael Cohen more than President Trump, according to a new Quinnipiac poll . Every other listed party, gender, education, age and racial group says by wide margins that Trump...

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Migrants storm UK-bound ferry at port of Calais

Migrants storm UK-bound ferry at port of Calais

The prefecture and humanitarian organisations estimate that several hundreds of migrants are living in the Calais area, all hoping to find a way to get to Britain. After they boarded the ferry on Sa...

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US General: No F-35 jet sale to Turkey if it buys Russian Federation system

US General: No F-35 jet sale to Turkey if it buys Russian Federation system

Scaparrotti is also the NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe. Citing the phantom menace of "Russian aggression" amid Washington's withdrawal from the INF treaty, the head of the US European Command ...

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Avalanche, rockfall mitigation close several mountain highways for hours

Avalanche, rockfall mitigation close several mountain highways for hours

An avalanche swept across a portion of Interstate 70 in Colorado on Sunday, briefly engulfing at least one vehicle and shoving several others across the highway. The Colorado Department of Transpo...

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Victor submits claim for $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot

Victor submits claim for $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot

But lotto officials did share the winner's story of buying the lucky ticket. And he's got good reason to be happy, because, according to the lottery's rules, the shop that sold the lucky ticket will...

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Pak's Punjab Province Minister Sacked Over 'Anti-Hindu Remarks'

Pak's Punjab Province Minister Sacked Over 'Anti-Hindu Remarks'

Pakistani Prime Minister's Special Assistant on Political Affairs, Naeemul Haque, had taken to Twitter to announce that the PTI would not "tolerate this nonsense" adding that action would be taken a...

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Missing NorCal Sisters Found Safe In Wilderness Describe Ordeal

Missing NorCal Sisters Found Safe In Wilderness Describe Ordeal

The girls wandered off from their home in Benbow, along Highway 101 in the northwest corner of the state, the sheriff's office said. The search covered more than a dozen square miles, officials sai...

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French extremist Jean-Michel Clain killed in Syria: wife

French extremist Jean-Michel Clain killed in Syria: wife

Monitors with the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said about 150 IS fighters surrendered to the SDF, part of a group of about 400 people that left the ever-shrinking enclave on the ...

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Macron unveils plan for 'European renaissance' ahead of key EU vote

Macron unveils plan for 'European renaissance' ahead of key EU vote

Criticising his self-identity as a European leader first and French second, Morano said: "This is Macronism - France has to disappear into this European federalism". The establishment of the European ...

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Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

NY prosecutors also are looking into Mr. Trump's inaugural fund. Nowicki is not concerned about potential harm to President Donald Trump if Mueller accuses the Republican's campaign of working...

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Czech man attacked and killed by lion he kept as pet

Czech man attacked and killed by lion he kept as pet

A Czech man who kept two lions as pets died from wounds inflicted by one of the felines, according to local police. Police were called to the scene and shot dead the nine-year-old lion and another l...

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Bloomberg Says He’s Not Running For President, But Announces a Different Campaign

Bloomberg Says He’s Not Running For President, But Announces a Different Campaign

Bloomberg, who was first elected mayor of NY as a Republican , opted out of a growing field of Democratic candidates. He said he believed he "would defeat Donald Trump in a general election" but ...

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US House panel launches new probe into Trump White House, campaign, businesses

US House panel launches new probe into Trump White House, campaign, businesses

The chairman said at the time that the security clearance abuses are "grave breaches of national security at the highest levels". The White House has lambasted Democrats for launching a "disgrac...

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Moon calls for swift resumption of U.S.-North Korea talks

Moon calls for swift resumption of U.S.-North Korea talks

The two sides gave different reasons for the abrupt end to the talks about denuclearization on the Korean peninsula. The summit's collapse followed the leaders' historic meeting in Singapore that pr...

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Trump's new attorney general William Barr won't recuse himself in Mueller probe

Trump's new attorney general William Barr won't recuse himself in Mueller probe

Critics questioned Barr's ability to be in charge of Mueller because he sent an unsolicited memo to White House lawyers past year criticising the special counsel for looking into Trump's firing of for...

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The world's dirtiest air is in India, East Asia News & Top Stories

The world's dirtiest air is in India, East Asia News & Top Stories

The city's average annual concentration of PM2.5 in a cubic meter of air was 113.5 in 2018, the groups said in their report, more than double the level of Beijing, which averaged 50.9 during the year,...

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Jane Philpott: Trudeau crisis grows as minister resigns

Jane Philpott: Trudeau crisis grows as minister resigns

Mr Trudeau has acknowledged raising the issue with Ms Wilson-Raybould, but has said that was appropriate. His most immediate problem is that while Philpott and Wilson-Raybould have both resigned from ...

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MH370 search resumption backed by Malaysia, but only if leads are 'credible'

MH370 search resumption backed by Malaysia, but only if leads are 'credible'

The first was funded by Malaysia , China and Australia and the second was conducted by Ocean Infinity on a no find, no fee basis. Hundreds of people, including some of the relatives of those on...

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Ministers postpone bill debate to avoid likely defeat over tax havens

Ministers postpone bill debate to avoid likely defeat over tax havens

It has been championed by the Conservative former International Development Secretary Andrew Mitchell and the senior Labour MP Dame Margaret Hodge. Jersey is one of the three Crown Dependencies th...

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US deploys advanced anti-missile system in Israel

US deploys advanced anti-missile system in Israel

The goal of the tactical deployment of the mobile American Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in Israel is "to train the ability to rapidly deploy complex systems around the world whil...

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Clinton rules out another presidential run

Clinton rules out another presidential run

Amy Lieu is a news editor and reporter for Fox News. She said: "I'm thrilled by the exciting, dynamic women who were elected to Congress, and they're already making their mark". Bernie Sanders (I-Vt...

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House Democrats open new probe into Trump-Putin talks

House Democrats open new probe into Trump-Putin talks

The Judiciary Committee listed Trump family members, current and former business employees, Republican campaign staffers and former White House aides, as well as the FBI, White House and WikiLeaks w...

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Husky rips hand off 4-year-old boy

Husky rips hand off 4-year-old boy

A dog has bitten off the hand of a four-year-old boy after he stuck his arm underneath a fence to try to play with the animal. After assessing the boy's injuries, a helicopter flew him to a hospital...

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Abby Huntsman shreds former employer over bombshell Trump report

Abby Huntsman shreds former employer over bombshell Trump report

On Monday, she called out her former employer for reportedly killing a controversial story on President Donald Trump's alleged extramarital affair with Stephanie Clifford, better known as adult perf...

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US deploys THAAD missile defence in Israel for exercise

US deploys THAAD missile defence in Israel for exercise

U.S. European Command is now conducting a THAAD missile defense system exercise deployment in Israel, which is part of United States efforts to implement its operational concept & mission to assist in...

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OR man survives five days trapped in snow by eating hot sauce

OR man survives five days trapped in snow by eating hot sauce

It turns out, Taylor and his dog Allie had gone off-roading on Forest Service Road 40 near Wake Butte, west of Sunriver, where his vehicle got stuck in the snow. "He's been outdoors. He's familiar wit...

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Treasury Board President Jane Philpott resigns from cabinet citing SNC-Lavalin affair

Treasury Board President Jane Philpott resigns from cabinet citing SNC-Lavalin affair

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces during a news conference, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at the Canadian Space Agency headquarters in St. Trudeau has accepted the resignation and will ad...

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United States to tighten financial restrictions on Cuba's military: Bolton

United States to tighten financial restrictions on Cuba's military: Bolton

The Trump administration is preparing to tighten the six-decade trade embargo on Cuba on Monday by allowing some lawsuits against foreign companies using properties confiscated by the Cuban government...

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Search for British climber missing on Pakistani mountain set to resume

Search for British climber missing on Pakistani mountain set to resume

Tom Ballard, 30, was reported missing on Nanga Parbat - dubbed "Killer Mountain" - earlier this week. "When I heard they were missing I immediately suspected they were lost, and believe..." A plan...

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Putin suspends Russian obligations under key nuclear pact

Putin's order came as U.S. General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Valery Gerasimov, chief of Russia's General Staff, met in Vienna. Nato has said that U.S. allies "ful...

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