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Terrorist leader Baghdadi killed in Syria raid, Trump says

Terrorist leader Baghdadi killed in Syria raid, Trump says

And three things about the announcement were striking. His 2000 book, "The America We Deserve", makes a passing mention of bin Laden but did no more than point to the al-Qaida leader as one of man...

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UK's Lib Dems and SNP call for British general election

UK's Lib Dems and SNP call for British general election

As an amendment, the bill would only need a simple majority to pass, with the SNP and Liberal Democrats 51 MPs getting Johnson over the line without the need for Labour Party support. "What I'm sayi...

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President Trump to make major announcement this morning

President Trump to make major announcement this morning

As K-9 units pursued him, al-Baghdadi detonated a suicide vest, killing himself and the children. He thanked Russia, Turkey, Syria, Iraq and Syrian Kurds for helping in the mission. Al-Baghdadi became...

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Islamic State leader believed dead in US military assault

Islamic State leader believed dead in US military assault

The AFP correspondent said the area of the night-time operation had been cordoned off by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, a group dominated by members of Syria's former Al-Qaeda affiliate controlling Idlib. ...

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White House: Trump expected to make 'major announcement' Sunday morning

White House: Trump expected to make 'major announcement' Sunday morning

It said the operation was carried out by special operations forces after receiving actionable intelligence. Trump pushed back on Kelly's comments in a statement:"John Kelly never said that, he never s...

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SDF begins withdrawal from Syria-Turkey border

SDF begins withdrawal from Syria-Turkey border

Turkish Diller stated that in Stambul on October 26, as Anadolu reports. The deal stipulates that the Kurdish militia of the SDF and its broader umbrella of the People's Protection Units will pull...

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EU agrees to delay Brexit until Jan. 31

EU agrees to delay Brexit until Jan. 31

Tusk's announcement came as European Union diplomats met in Brussels to sign off on the new delay for Britain's departure, which had been on October 31. "If he said clearly and unequivocally that "I w...

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180,000 People Asked To Evacuate As California Wildfire Spreads

180,000 People Asked To Evacuate As California Wildfire Spreads

More than 700 hosts in Northern California have opened up their homes and rental properties via Airbnb to evacuees leaving their homes due to the Kincade Fire, according to Airbnb . PG&E ordered s...

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Rep. Katie Hill announces resignation amid ethics probe

Rep. Katie Hill announces resignation amid ethics probe

In a letter to constituents on Wednesday, Hill said she was in a consensual relationship with the campaign aide - she called it inappropriate, but something that happened despite her better judgement ...

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Hong Kong police fire tear gas in latest round of protests

Hong Kong police fire tear gas in latest round of protests

Then one water cannon moved in, firing high into the air and down side-streets. The injunction, effective until November 8, bans the practice of "doxxing" Hong Kong police officers by publicly p...

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Trump's Scheme to Take Syrian Oil Draws Rebukes

Trump's Scheme to Take Syrian Oil Draws Rebukes

Trump spurred a fresh wave of condemnation when he tweeted Thursday that he had spoken with Syrian Kurdish military chief Mazloum Abdi and said that perhaps "it is time for Kurds to start heading...

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John Conyers, Pioneering African American Congressman From Michigan, Dies At 90

John Conyers, Pioneering African American Congressman From Michigan, Dies At 90

Representative Rashida Tlaib, who now represents Conyers's former district (Michigan's 13th), tweeted a thanks to the congressman for his long commitment to civil rights. Bush "has been an absolute di...

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John Kelly warned Trump about impeachment before leaving White House

John Kelly warned Trump about impeachment before leaving White House

But it also comes as the U.S. military is pulling back in Syria, a move analysts warn could allow for an ISIS resurgence . "Recent news reports demonstrate that the D.C. He described Baghdadi as, "...

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California governor declares state of emergency over wildfires

California governor declares state of emergency over wildfires

Pacific time Saturday and last through Monday afternoon. The blackouts have affected not only Sonoma County, the hardest hit by wildfire , but also counties along the Sierra Nevada foothills, inclu...

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Essex lorry deaths: Driver charged with manslaughter of 39 people

Essex lorry deaths: Driver charged with manslaughter of 39 people

In the early hours of October 23, Essex Police were summoned to the scene at Waterglade Industrial Park, Eastern Avenue, Grays in the United Kingdom after the bodies were discovered in the truck. I ...

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Pakistan denies Indian premier permit to use airspace

Pakistan denies Indian premier permit to use airspace

The foreign minister added that Islamabad will be informing the Indian high commissioner of its decision through a written statement. Prime Minister Khan said that anybody talking of crossing the ...

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Delingpole: Twitter Users Rip WaPo’s ‘Austere, Religious Scholar’ al-Baghdadi Headline

Delingpole: Twitter Users Rip WaPo’s ‘Austere, Religious Scholar’ al-Baghdadi Headline

The headline had referred to Baghdadi as an " austere religious scholar " which was later changed to " extremist leader of Islamic State ". Al-Baghdadi was the leader of ISIS . Was that really the ...

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Indian city sets record with dazzling display of 409,000 lamps

Indian city sets record with dazzling display of 409,000 lamps

The Chief Minister will overview the procession at around 1600 hrs. After doing this, Ayodhya broke its previous record of 3 lakh 1186 and in this joy, teachers and six thousand students of variou...

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Rescuers try to save 2-year-old Indian boy trapped inside well

Rescuers try to save 2-year-old Indian boy trapped inside well

However, the fire service team stopped drilling the land due to rock terrains below 10 feet. They said steps have been taken to prevent the child from falling down further from 90 feet. Deputy chief...

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Arkansas hunter dies after attacked by deer he thought was dead

Arkansas hunter dies after attacked by deer he thought was dead

When he went to check on the deer to make sure it was dead, the deer attacked him. While Stephens found the incident one of the more freakish occurrences in the area, he did say something similar ha...

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Spain begins exhuming late dictator Gen. Franco's remains

Spain begins exhuming late dictator Gen. Franco's remains

Many in Spain considered the vainglorious Valley of the Fallen mausoleum, which Franco had built for his tomb, to be an insult to the hundreds of thousands of people who died in Spain's 1936-39 Ci...

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Trump wants agencies to axe NYT, Washington Post subscriptions

Trump wants agencies to axe NYT, Washington Post subscriptions

The Washington Post declined to comment. She characterized the decision as a cost-saving measure, telling the Journal that "hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars will be saved" by the cancellat...

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Indonesia's Jokowi taps election archrival for defense minister

Indonesia's Jokowi taps election archrival for defense minister

Indonesian President Joko Widodo unveiled his new Cabinet yesterday, recruiting politicians from across the aisle as well as professionals, including the co-founder of ride-hailing company Gojek. Sub...

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DOJ review of Russia probe now a criminal inquiry

DOJ review of Russia probe now a criminal inquiry

The move gives lead prosecutor John Durham, the U.S. attorney for CT, the power to convene a grand jury, file criminal charges and issue subpoenas for witness testimony and documents. Mueller's inve...

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Morales says coup under way as rivals dispute vote

Morales says coup under way as rivals dispute vote

Preliminary results based on 83 percent of the ballots indicated Morales , of the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS), garnered a little over 45 percent of the votes compared to 38 percent for runner-up...

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Department of Justice launches criminal investigation into Russian Federation probe

Department of Justice launches criminal investigation into Russian Federation probe

That's according to a person familiar with the investigation who spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday. That designation gives the prosecutor subpoena power, as well as the to file criminal charge...

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House Republicans storm closed impeachment hearing in protest

House Republicans storm closed impeachment hearing in protest

This week, Mr Trump urged Republicans to "get tough and fight" for him. "They're freaked out. They're trying to stop this investigation", Democratic representative Ted Lieu said. There remains a ne...

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British police: 39 bodies found in truck container were Chinese nationals

British police: 39 bodies found in truck container were Chinese nationals

Its red cab unit, which had "Ireland" emblazoned on the windscreen along with the message "The Ultimate Dream", entered Britain via Holyhead in north Wales, having started its journey in Dublin, polic...

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39 found dead in lorry 'were Chinese nationals'

39 found dead in lorry 'were Chinese nationals'

In Britain's biggest illegal immigrant tragedy in 2000, British customs officials found the bodies of 58 Chinese people crammed into a tomato truck at the southern port of Dover. Picture: Stefan Rou...

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Nobel winner's book burnt by Ethiopian protesters

Nobel winner's book burnt by Ethiopian protesters

Some roads were blocked on the outskirts of the capital Addis Ababa . "Our people have proven that it is impossible to intimidate them". Many Ethiopians saw it as a warning to Jawar, a USA passport...

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Car Crash Saves The Lives Of A Young Family

Car Crash Saves The Lives Of A Young Family

Video released by police in Phoenix, Arizona shows a collision in which a vehicle ran through a red light and narrowly missed a couple pushing a child in a buggy. Police said the driver of the Jeep,...

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'Horror house' requires you to sign 40-page waiver before entering

'Horror house' requires you to sign 40-page waiver before entering

Russ says he gets his inspiration from horror movies, adding: "I'm a very straight-laced conservative guy, but here I run this insane haunted house that people think is this torture factory, fetis...

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39 dead bodies found in lorry container in the UK

39 dead bodies found in lorry container in the UK

Early indications suggest 38 are adults and one aged in their teens. "There's always lorries around there as they park up there for the night". The 25-year-old lorry driver who is from Northern Ir...

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Two Men Linked To Giuliani Plead Not Guilty In Manhattan Court

Two Men Linked To Giuliani Plead Not Guilty In Manhattan Court

Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were each released on a million-dollar bond and subjected to home confinement in Florida with Global Positioning System monitoring. They were arrested two weeks ago at Du...

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Four killed in Bangladesh over Facebook post

Four killed in Bangladesh over Facebook post

Staff Reporter: At least four people were reportedly killed and many others injured as locals, who were protesting over an "unverified Facebook post", clashed with police in Borhanuddin upazila of B...

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