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Pelosi, on impeachment, says Trump ‘not worth it’

Pelosi, on impeachment, says Trump ‘not worth it’

Pelosi has previously said she would wait for the results of Mueller's report before making a decision on impeaching Trump . "Impeachment is so divisive to the country that unless there's somethi...

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Trump defends ‘Tim Apple’ comment, says he was saving time

Trump defends ‘Tim Apple’ comment, says he was saving time

Trump was subsequently ridiculed in the media and online as result of the gaffe - but now, almost one week later - he's offered an explanation on Twitter as to what was going on in that big orange h...

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Bolton: Trump would be 'disappointed' if North Korea launches missile test

Bolton: Trump would be 'disappointed' if North Korea launches missile test

The two leaders did not reach a deal on denuclearization. But despite the Special Representative's stated interest in pursuing a roadmap-format to negotiations, at a post-Hanoi March 7 background br...

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Woman says she distracted jaguar after attack at Arizona zoo

Woman says she distracted jaguar after attack at Arizona zoo

Officials with Wildlife World Zoo said in a statement that a guest was injured by a female jaguar at the zoo in Litchfield Park, not far from Phoenix. "I hear this young girl screaming, 'help, help,...

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Tucker Carlson Unapologetic Over Audio of Comments Critics Call Misogynistic

Tucker Carlson Unapologetic Over Audio of Comments Critics Call Misogynistic

And for the longest time, Tucker Carlson was kind of duking it out between, you know, Jeanine Pirro, Sean Hannity, uh, Laura Ingram over who could be the most disgusting, but Tucker Carlson , tha...

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9-year-old girl found dead in duffel bag identified

9-year-old girl found dead in duffel bag identified

Coroners classified her death as a homicide. The body of the girl was found partially inside a duffel bag and she was wearing what appear to be pajamas, with her top holding the message 'future pri...

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Malaysia court frees woman in North Korea murder case

Malaysia court frees woman in North Korea murder case

The two women had been accused of poisoning Kim Jong Nam , the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , with liquid VX, a banned chemical weapon, at Kuala Lumpur airport in Febru...

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Taliban leader Omar lived next to US Afghan base: biography

Taliban leader Omar lived next to US Afghan base: biography

Omar's eldest son, Mohammad Yaqoob, said in an audio tape released in September 2015 that his father had been suffering from hepatitis C and died in Afghanistan. In the introduction published in Engli...

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Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for border wall

Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for border wall

President Donald Trump is relying on an optimistic projection of 3.1 percent economic growth to bring his proposed $4.7 trillion budget into balance in the future, along with accounting shuffles an...

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In Budget, Trump to Ask Congress for $8.6 Billion for Border Wall

In Budget, Trump to Ask Congress for $8.6 Billion for Border Wall

The budget proposal will also include another $3.6m to make up for any military construction projects delayed by the wall, officials said. One senior administration official told The Washington Pos...

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Elementary student forced to wipe ashes cross off forehead

Elementary student forced to wipe ashes cross off forehead

Fisher, the boy's grandmother, said Patterson asked if she could reapply the ashes herself. However, she ordered him to remove it. "People are going to look at you like you've got dirt on your head"...

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Jaguar attacks woman trying to take selfie at zoo

Jaguar attacks woman trying to take selfie at zoo

The woman was transported to to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to Rural Metro Fire Department. "Sending prayers to the family tonight", the zoo tweeted . And we put s...

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Central American migrants die in Mexico accident

Central American migrants die in Mexico accident

Authorities in the southern Mexico state of Chiapas say at least 25 Central American migrants have died when the truck they were traveling in overturned. The fatalities include at least one minor, Her...

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No Assembly Polls In J&K, Lok Sabha In 5 Phases

No Assembly Polls In J&K, Lok Sabha In 5 Phases

The Jammu and Kashmir assembly was dissolved in November past year, months after the Mehbooba Mufti-headed government in the state fell following the BJP withdrawing support to it in June. Mr. Abdulla...

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USA may demand ‘allies’ pay 150% for privilege of hosting troops

USA may demand ‘allies’ pay 150% for privilege of hosting troops

Several U.S. officials say the White House has asked the Defense Department to gather data on the costs of keeping troops other countries and how much those nations contribute to the expenses. At the ...

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Trudeau insists he didn't apply inappropriate pressure to justice minister before resignation

Trudeau insists he didn't apply inappropriate pressure to justice minister before resignation

He and his officials just wanted to talk about the case, and about options for reconsidering her decision against intervening in the prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. One senior party member, who had previo...

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What Brexit game is EU playing? British parliament leader Leadsom asks

What Brexit game is EU playing? British parliament leader Leadsom asks

The government has previously tried to use the risk of Brexit being reversed as a way to convince eurosceptics to back May's deal despite their deep reservations about it. At the heart of the dispute ...

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Spain's Nursing 'House of Horrors' Reveals Deceit of Elders

Spain's Nursing 'House of Horrors' Reveals Deceit of Elders

The seemingly natural death of a 101-year German woman in Chiclana ( Cadiz ) in the south of Spain sparked an investigation after an alert from Interpol. Five hours later, she was dead. "The death...

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Iranian President, PM Khan agree on closer cooperation in combatting terrorism

Iranian President, PM Khan agree on closer cooperation in combatting terrorism

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has demanded Pakistan to act "decisively against anti-Iranian terrorists" in a phone call with the country's premier, Tehran said, a month after a bloody attack on ...

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Algerians gather in huge protest against Bouteflika

Algerians gather in huge protest against Bouteflika

Tens of thousands protested across Algeria on Friday in the biggest rallies yet against ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fifth term, despite the defiant leader's warning of the risk o...

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Cohen ‘Directly Asked For Pardon,’ Lied To Congress

Cohen ‘Directly Asked For Pardon,’ Lied To Congress

He also badly wanted to work at the White House. "[Trump] needs to address these issues soberly, directly and maturely...can President Trump survive all this?" the judge asked, then answered with: "...

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Lavalin loses bid to negotiate agreement to avoid criminal trial

Lavalin loses bid to negotiate agreement to avoid criminal trial

After handing in her resignation over the way the incident was handled, Wilson-Raybould claimed she received "veiled threats" and came under sustained pressure from Trudeau's staff. "There was never...

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Outrage as 'honor-killing' whistleblower shot dead in Pakistan

Outrage as 'honor-killing' whistleblower shot dead in Pakistan

Kohistani, 31, was shot dead on March 6 in the northwestern city of Abbottabad , police said on March 8. What does it say about the state that seven years after highlighting one of the country'...

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Met Office issues snow and ice warning for north

Met Office issues snow and ice warning for north

They also warn of "some short term loss of power". Met Office Chief Meteorologist Dan Suri said: "In what is a windy and blustery weekend with gusts in a few locations already having exceeded 50 m...

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Parents of young British woman (23) missing in Guatemala 'desperately worried'

Parents of young British woman (23) missing in Guatemala 'desperately worried'

She had been staying in a hotel, but her female room-mate woke up to find she had gone without taking her passport, belongings or money. Video appeal from the parents of Catherine Shaw, #missing i...

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New York Times Columnist Thomas Friedman: Ilhan Omar Is a ‘Bridge-Destroyer’

New York Times Columnist Thomas Friedman: Ilhan Omar Is a ‘Bridge-Destroyer’

She continued, "And you know being able to mobilize progressive leaders across the country to sign on to a letter to organize a press conference in support of Ilhan Omar to call on the Democratic ...

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Buhari says he expected Atiku to challenge results of presidential election

Buhari says he expected Atiku to challenge results of presidential election

In the State House of Assembly elections results compiled by Presiding Officer Fari Abduljaleel Umar, PDP also led with 139 votes. More than 84 million voters registered to take part in the election...

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Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes, fatalities feared

Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes, fatalities feared

A spokesman for the airline confirmed the plane crashed while flying from Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa. A spokesman for the airlines told Reuters the flight crashed early on Sunday with 149 passe...

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12 die in plane crash in Colombia

12 die in plane crash in Colombia

The Douglas DC-3 aircraft, first built in the 1930s, can seat 30. Aeronautica Civil gave no details on what caused the crash and asked the press to show restraint in using images circulating on soci...

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Chelsea Manning jailed for refusing to answer grand jury

Chelsea Manning jailed for refusing to answer grand jury

In a statement , Manning said she had "ethical" objections to the grand jury system and had answered all questions about her involvement with WikiLeaks years ago. "I am generally opposed to the ex...

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SecAf: 'I Have A Greater Respect' for Sen. Martha McSally After Disclosure

SecAf: 'I Have A Greater Respect' for Sen. Martha McSally After Disclosure

Air Force spokeswoman Captain Carrie Volpe said in a statement: "We are appalled and deeply sorry for what Senator McSally experienced and we stand behind her and all victims of sexual assault". Sena...

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Israel shoots one man dead on Gaza border

Israel shoots one man dead on Gaza border

IDF fighter jets and other aircraft struck several Hamas targets, including a military compound in the north of the strip and two naval vessels belonging to the group, the army said in a statemen...

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HIGHLIGHTS: Justin Trudeau responds to SNC-Lavalin testimonies

HIGHLIGHTS: Justin Trudeau responds to SNC-Lavalin testimonies

Last week, Wilson-Raybould told the House of Commons justice committee that she was relentlessly and inappropriately pressured last fall by Trudeau, his senior staff, the top public servant and others...

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'Sleep well tonight': How to prepare for Daylight Saving Time

'Sleep well tonight': How to prepare for Daylight Saving Time

This was originally so it would stay light longer, and people would need less heat during the war. Unfortunately, it doesn't seem to hold true. "BC Hydro is about to embark on a study that we're...

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Japanese woman is world's oldest living person at 116

Japanese woman is world's oldest living person at 116

At the ceremony with Guinness World Records, who presented Tanaka with the titles for Oldest Living Person as well as Oldest Living Woman, she was gifted with a box of chocolates, which she reportedly...

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