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New Hampshire Repeals Death Penalty After State Senate Overrides Veto

New Hampshire Repeals Death Penalty After State Senate Overrides Veto

The House narrowly voted last week to override Sununu's veto. The language of the bill said it would go into effect after passage, meaning as of Thursday, New Hampshire eliminated the state's rare...

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Trump says not involved in keeping McCain ship out of sight

Trump says not involved in keeping McCain ship out of sight

President Donald Trump has denied he was aware of the relocation of a guided-missile destroyer named after his late congressional nemesis after a story that he'd ordered the military to move it " out...

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Meghan McCain blasts Trump over USS John S. McCain scandal

Meghan McCain blasts Trump over USS John S. McCain scandal

I would not have done that. In perhaps the pettiest episode yet for the thin-skinned President, the White House ordered the Navy to hide a warship bearing McCain's name before Trump's arrival ...

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Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards To Sign Latest Fetal Heartbeat Ban

Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards To Sign Latest Fetal Heartbeat Ban

Wade decision. In a 79-23 vote , the Louisiana house gave final passage to a bill barring abortion beyond the sixth week of pregnancy. FILE PHOTO - Missouri Governor Mike Parson signs Bill 126...

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KCR to attend PM Modi’s swearing-in-ceremony tomorrow

KCR to attend PM Modi’s swearing-in-ceremony tomorrow

Congratulations to Narendra Modi on your success with the elections and the direction you are taking India. Several high-profile leaders and guests have been invited from across the nation and aro...

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White House Wanted USS John McCain Moved for Trump Japan Trip

White House Wanted USS John McCain Moved for Trump Japan Trip

Lieutenant Colonel Joe Buccino, a Pentagon spokesman, said the acting USA defence secretary, Pat Shanahan, was not aware of the directive. As first reported by The Wall Street Journal , a U.S. "P...

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Pope says he would confront Trump directly on border wall

Pope says he would confront Trump directly on border wall

Pope Francis has spoken out strongly against abortion but also has expressed sympathy for women who have had them and has made it easier for them to be absolved of the sin of abortion. Trump, who met ...

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Ramaphosa consolidates economic cluster as part of streamlined Cabinet

Ramaphosa consolidates economic cluster as part of streamlined Cabinet

Mabuza denies any wrongdoing, and has said he wants all the allegations levelled against him to be tested in a court of law. · The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy is Gwede Mantashe . - The...

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Japan: Two stabbed to death at Tokyo bus stop, 15 people injured

Japan: Two stabbed to death at Tokyo bus stop, 15 people injured

They suffered non-life-threatening injuries, the Associate Press reported . The police retrieved two knives believed to have been used in the attack at the scene and are trying to identify the su...

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Russian Federation suspected of nuclear testing, says USA

Russian Federation suspected of nuclear testing, says USA

U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus referred specific questions to the DIA, but charged that Russian Federation "routinely" disregarded its worldwide obligations and was in breach of the ...

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Roy Moore tells AP 'everybody knows I can win.'

Roy Moore tells AP 'everybody knows I can win.'

Former U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore says he can win the 2020 U.S. Senate election if he enters the Alabama race, and will not be will influenced by President Donald Trump's comments urging hi...

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U.S. charges Julian Assange with publishing classified information

U.S. charges Julian Assange with publishing classified information

The suspicious new indictment claims that Assange conspired with American activist and famous whistle-blower Chelsea Manning in order to obtain and disclose secret USA files and also exposed and e...

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Alabama man attacked by veteran’s support dog sues over negligence

Alabama man attacked by veteran’s support dog sues over negligence

The suit said he "bled so profusely that the entire row of seats had to be removed from the airplane". Finally, it alleges that Delta failed to require a kennel for the dog, or even verified that th...

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Simon Bridges on Budget breach: Treasury secretary 'must resign'

Simon Bridges on Budget breach: Treasury secretary 'must resign'

Treasury's announcement came ahead of an 8.45am announcement from National Party leader Simon Bridges, where he is expected to reveal how the party received information it claimed was Budget documents...

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McConnell on Filling SCOTUS Seat in '20: 'Oh, We'd Fill It'

McConnell on Filling SCOTUS Seat in '20: 'Oh, We'd Fill It'

Nationwide elections are slated for 2020. As attorney Gabriel Malor noted on Twitter , that is not the current case, as the president is a Republican and the senate is Republican-controlled. Either...

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Escaped 'absolutely mad' raccoon dogs are terrorizing English village

Escaped 'absolutely mad' raccoon dogs are terrorizing English village

One couple already had an up-close encounter with one of the animals, as they were woken by a "blood-curdling scream" early Tuesday morning. Dale ran out to see what was going on. He told her that som...

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Man lights himself on fire outside the White House

Man lights himself on fire outside the White House

TMZ collected several shots into a single dramatic video. Two videos posted on Twitter show the man engulfed in flames. A man lit himself on fire near the National Mall in Washington D.C. "P...

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Presidential Inauguration: Obasanjo, Jonathan absent, Gowon, Saraki, Dogara, others present

Presidential Inauguration: Obasanjo, Jonathan absent, Gowon, Saraki, Dogara, others present

Sharing their views on social media, some Nigerians want the Buhari-led administration to do better, others have lost hope and have no expectations whatsoever. He wrote, "My dear Dolapo, Thank you for...

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Boeing 737 MAX to stay grounded another few months

Boeing 737 MAX to stay grounded another few months

It has suspended its 2019 forecasts as it scrambles to get the 737 Max model back in the air after two deadly crashes involving the jet killed 346 people in total. U.S. operators United Airlines, S...

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World's smallest surviving baby born at California hospital

World's smallest surviving baby born at California hospital

Khalegi said that the baby is the smallest surviving baby, according to the tiniest baby registry , which is operated by the University of Ohio. "Baby Saybie has the lowest birth weight among the...

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Erdogan reiterates call to create working group on Russian S-400

Erdogan reiterates call to create working group on Russian S-400

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had a phone conversation Wednesday with U.S. President Donald Trump in which he reiterated Ankara's proposal to form a working group to discuss Turkey's pe...

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Tornadoes leave horrific trail of destruction and death across Midwest

Tornadoes leave horrific trail of destruction and death across Midwest

At least a dozen people were admitted to the hospital in Lawrence, 64 kilometres outside of Kansas City, Missouri , and home to the University of Kansas, hospital spokesman Janice Early said . One o...

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Mueller resigns as special counsel, says charging the president ‘not an option’

Mueller resigns as special counsel, says charging the president ‘not an option’

As he announced he was closing the special counsel's office and resigning from the Justice Department, Mueller delivered a road map of how the investigation played out and the possible role that Congr...

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Robert Mueller says Russian Federation clearly interfered in 2016 election

Robert Mueller says Russian Federation clearly interfered in 2016 election

Rather than outright exonerate the president and his team of conspiracy with Russian Federation to undermine the 2016 election, Mr. Mueller said his office found "insufficient evidence" to support tha...

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Amash applauded by largely friendly crowd at town hall

Amash applauded by largely friendly crowd at town hall

But Mueller's comments will make the chore that much more hard. "Under the current administration", he added, "spending is skyrocketing, so spending has gone way up, and Republicans unfortunately, h...

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Pulling a Comey: How Mueller dog-whistled Democrats into impeachment

Pulling a Comey: How Mueller dog-whistled Democrats into impeachment

The summaries led to Trump's frequent tweets that Mueller found "NO COLLUSION and NO OBSTRUCTION!" A senior White House official told the Associated Press, "the White House was notified" on Tues...

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Tourist boat sinks in Danube in Hungary with dozens on board

Tourist boat sinks in Danube in Hungary with dozens on board

Rescuers were scrambled to the water outside the Hungarian Parliament building in the centre of Budapest after the Mermaid collided with another tourist boat just after 10pm on Wednesday. At least one...

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'This entire neighborhood is destroyed' in OH after severe weather

'This entire neighborhood is destroyed' in OH after severe weather

Even parts of New York City and northern New Jersey were issued warnings by the National Weather Service . Douglas County officials say 17 people were injured in Tuesday night's severe storm ...

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Mueller reiterates indicting Trump was 'not an option'

Mueller reiterates indicting Trump was 'not an option'

Trump tweeted shortly after Mueller's remarks saying, "Nothing changes from the Mueller Report". Nearly every statement he made Wednesday from a Justice Department lectern could be traced to his comp...

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Pro-Brexit 'Hottest Conservative' Watched EU Election in UK Nightclub

Pro-Brexit 'Hottest Conservative' Watched EU Election in UK Nightclub

Analysts believe Farage's Brexit has the potential to impact the race over who becomes the next British prime minister. In response to Mr Hunt's warning that a no-deal Brexit election would be "poli...

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‘Buddhist Bin Laden’ on the run in Myanmar after inflammatory comments

‘Buddhist Bin Laden’ on the run in Myanmar after inflammatory comments

Wirathu has always been accused of inciting sectarian violence against Myanmar's Muslims, in particular the Rohingya community, through hate-filled, Islamaphobic speeches. While Buddhism espouses non-...

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Agitated Anderson Cooper Grills Facebook's Monika Bickert for

Agitated Anderson Cooper Grills Facebook's Monika Bickert for "Doctored Pelosi Video"

This second video, which has received more than 2 million views on Facebook alone, pulled the social media platform into the news when the company refused to take down the video, citing a policy to al...

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Trump administration reportedly about to launch new assault on climate science

Trump administration reportedly about to launch new assault on climate science

The paper said Monday that the Trump administration plans to only show effects of climate change through the year 2040. This effort to defang official United States climate reporting appears aimed a...

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Tory Leadership Contender Boris Johnson Faces Trial Over £350 Mln Brexit 'Lie'

Tory Leadership Contender Boris Johnson Faces Trial Over £350 Mln Brexit 'Lie'

During the 2016 referendum the battle bus on which Boris Johnson toured the country promised that the £350 million the United Kingdom gives the European Union every week would be redirected to the N...

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Children better off today than 20 years ago

Children better off today than 20 years ago

Save the Children said in its global childhood report that conditions had improved in 173 out of 176 countries, with Singapore ranking as the country that best provides for children. In May this ye...

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