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White House To Name Chad Wolf As Acting Homeland Security Secretary

White House To Name Chad Wolf As Acting Homeland Security Secretary

Citizenship and Immigration Services. President Trump is confirming previous speculation over who is set to take over as the new head of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Wolf's nominatio...

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Thai cave reopens for visitors after Wild Boars rescue

Thai cave reopens for visitors after Wild Boars rescue

The boys were trapped in the complex from June 23 a year ago for 18 days, before they were saved by a team of specialist divers, led by British experts and Thai Navy SEALs. The visitors created so muc...

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German city of Dresden declares

German city of Dresden declares "Nazi emergency"

Jan Donhauser, chairman of the CDU group on the council, told CNN the resolution was damaging to Dresden's reputation and denied there was an emergency. "We are the guardians of the liberal-democr...

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School Children Killed in Afghanistan Land Mine Blast

School Children Killed in Afghanistan Land Mine Blast

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement said the Taliban militants had planted the IED in Tahiraha Village of Darqad district. Accor...

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Turkey Says Will Send Daesh Prisoners to Home Countries

Turkey Says Will Send Daesh Prisoners to Home Countries

Turkey plans to ship any captured global ISIS fighters again to their house worldwide locations, Inside Minister Suleyman Soylu mentioned. Last month he brushed off the threat of escaped ISIS fighte...

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UAW president taking leave amid corruption probe

UAW president taking leave amid corruption probe

Department of Labor reported finding $30,000 in cash and golf equipment purchased with money from the UAW's treasury. "I do not want anything to distract from the mission", Jones said in a statement. ...

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WaPo: Agents say smugglers are sawing through border wall

WaPo: Agents say smugglers are sawing through border wall

Trump, who spent years insisting his border wall would be impenetrable, conceded that any wall can be cut through but insisted the damage could be "easily fixed". The breaches happened at sections o...

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Severe weather shifts boat stuck on Niagara Falls rocks for 101 years

Severe weather shifts boat stuck on Niagara Falls rocks for 101 years

Gustav Lofberg, 51, and James Harris, 53, opened the scow's bottom dumping doors in order to flood its compartments and slow the ship down before they plunged over the falls, according to Niagara Par...

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Trump says he wants Ukraine's President Zelenskiy to visit the White House

Trump says he wants Ukraine's President Zelenskiy to visit the White House

The vote shifts the process into a new , more public phase. This, as Democrats move closer to a Senate impeachment trial that would be only the third in the nation's history. But an ever-growin...

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Time is on your side this weekend as daylight saving sunsets

Time is on your side this weekend as daylight saving sunsets

You're not late. It's Daylight Saving Time . There continues to be, however, a debate about the effectiveness of Daylight Saving Time. We'll have to move the clocks again on March 8, 2020 whe...

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Ex-Trump aide raised Ukraine behind hacked Democrat email theory in 2016

Ex-Trump aide raised Ukraine behind hacked Democrat email theory in 2016

In addition, Trump told Gates that "more leaks were coming" after the initial DNC hack, although the Mueller investigation did not conclusively find evidence to charge Trump with collusion. "Flynn, ...

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Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Renews Ban On Talks With United States

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Renews Ban On Talks With United States

Those who believe that negotiations with the enemy will solve our problems are 100% wrong", Khamenei said. Tensions have escalated again between Tehran and Washington since US President Donald Tr...

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Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis meets Amit Shah in Delhi

Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis meets Amit Shah in Delhi

Sanjay Raut may meet the governor and ask him that he should invite BJP , which has emerged as the single largest party in Maharashtra elections, to form the government. It is surprising that this ...

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US judge blocks Trump's health insurance rule for immigrants

US judge blocks Trump's health insurance rule for immigrants

Through a temporary restraining order , Judge Michael Simon of the U.S. District Court in OR blocked the policy hours before it was set to take effect on Sunday. It does not affect lawful permanent r...

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Mocks Elizabeth Warren’s $52 Trillion Medicare for All Plan

‘Saturday Night Live’ Mocks Elizabeth Warren’s $52 Trillion Medicare for All Plan

The scene opened up on a fictional Warren town hall in early-voting state Iowa . "Look at me, I am in my natural habitat - a public school on a weekend", McKinnon joked in her Warren get-up. Warr...

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Images of U.S. operation against Baghdadi released

Images of U.S. operation against Baghdadi released

McKenzie said the operation was launched at 9 a.m. on Saturday, US Eastern Time, with the approval of Defense Secretary Mark Esper the day before. "We mourn you. Two suspected militants were detaine...

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Leonardo DiCaprio hails Greta Thunberg, calls her leader of our time

Leonardo DiCaprio hails Greta Thunberg, calls her leader of our time

Thunberg became an global celebrity following her now-famous " How dare you? " speech at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in September. "I am hoping that Greta's message is a be-cautious...

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A vibrant Asean is in India’s interest: PM

A vibrant Asean is in India’s interest: PM

But Thai commerce minister Jurin Laksanawisit told Reuters on Sunday that India had not pulled out and all was good on RCEP negotiations. RCEP aims to level trade barriers between ASEAN members and ...

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Trump to move permanent residence to Florida

Trump to move permanent residence to Florida

FOX Business' Jackie DeAngelis reports on President Trump moving from NY to Florida and why many others are too, some due to state taxes . And then New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio chimed...

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Blast in Syrian town held by Turkey-backed gunmen kills 13

Blast in Syrian town held by Turkey-backed gunmen kills 13

The ministry said about 20 others were wounded when the bomb exploded in central Tal Abyad, which was captured last month by Turkey-backed opposition gunmen from Kurdish-led fighters. Both groups ar...

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GoFundMe Launched For Maywood Man Charged With Killing Woman Outside Hackensack Party

GoFundMe Launched For Maywood Man Charged With Killing Woman Outside Hackensack Party

Michael Gaffney, of Maywood, was charged with reckless manslaughter, according to Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella. Francis Victoria Garcia, 19, of New Jersey was found dead in her auto in ...

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Kellyanne Conway: 'I Don't Know' If Aid Was Withheld to Pressure Ukraine

Kellyanne Conway: 'I Don't Know' If Aid Was Withheld to Pressure Ukraine

In a heated exchange on CNN's State of the Union , meanwhile, Conway refused to answer yes or no when asked if Trump had ever offered Zelenskiy a quid pro quo. When the president returned to the Whit...

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TikTok Faces U.S. National Security Probe

TikTok Faces U.S. National Security Probe

USA lawmakers have only recently called for a national security probe into the popular Chinese video-sharing app, though the acquisition by TikTok-which is owned by Beijing-based ByteDance Techn...

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UK PM says no to new Scottish independence referendum

UK PM says no to new Scottish independence referendum

Ms. St. Fish is one of the many SNP politicians and independent activists who spoke at the #indyref2020 rally in George Square. When asked at an election rally in Leith, Edinburgh, whether she bel...

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These Are the 2 Democrats Who Voted No

These Are the 2 Democrats Who Voted No

Jeff Van Drew were the only Democrats joining them. Van Drew said he believes the inquiry will "further divide the country" without bipartisan support. But it reflects his sprawling district, wh...

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Body of missing British backpacker found at sea off Cambodia

Body of missing British backpacker found at sea off Cambodia

Bambridge had a tattoo of a Highland cow on her forearm and two cat tattoos on her legs. The autopsy the exact cause of death showing. She was once final seen at a seaside celebration in Cambodia ...

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Corbyn tells Sturgeon new independence vote ‘not necessary or desirable’

Corbyn tells Sturgeon new independence vote ‘not necessary or desirable’

Nicola Sturgeon previously used her speech at the SNP conference to insist a second referendum on Scottish independence "must" take place in 2020. The First Minister told the crowd: "The General Ele...

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53 soldiers killed in Mali terror attack

53 soldiers killed in Mali terror attack

The situation is under control", government spokesman Yaya Sangare said on Twitter in the early hours of Saturday. Al Jazeera's Mohammed Vall, who has reported extensively from Mali, said the attack...

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Lebanon Uber driver gets death sentence for murder of British woman -NNA

Lebanon Uber driver gets death sentence for murder of British woman -NNA

According to the confession, Houshieh, an Uber driver, kidnapped a British diplomat in Beirut. She had disappeared after spending an evening with friends at a bar in Gemmayzeh, a nightlife district ...

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Trump thanks WH official for impeachment testimony, floats idea of 'fireside chat'

Trump thanks WH official for impeachment testimony, floats idea of 'fireside chat'

This isn't actually about Donald Trump . Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "It is something we're expecting", ...

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35th ASEAN Summit begins in Bangkok

35th ASEAN Summit begins in Bangkok

Mr Ross is scheduled to lead the USA delegation to an Indo-Pacific Business Forum grouping government officials and business executives on the sidelines of the EAS. "We will only participate in a fair...

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Trump says UK Labour leader Corbyn would be 'so bad' for Britain

Trump says UK Labour leader Corbyn would be 'so bad' for Britain

In a radio interview with Mr Farage on LBC, Mr Trump also criticised the Prime Minister's Brexit deal, claiming it hinders trade with the USA, and said he had discussed with Mr Johnson the new agree...

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General Election 2019: First head-to-head debate on 19 November

General Election 2019: First head-to-head debate on 19 November

The SNP leader said on the election campaign trail today that Mr Corbyn, as Prime Minister, would grant the transfer of power to Holyrood allowing a repeat of the 2014 vote on leaving the UK. "I don't...

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Kashmiris situation is unsustainable, needs to change for sure: Merkel

Kashmiris situation is unsustainable, needs to change for sure: Merkel

Above all, we want India and Pakistan to find a peaceful solution. "The situation for the people there is now not sustainable and must improve", Merkel said, according to Reuters . Sourav Ganguly, ...

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Iraq’s top Shiite clerics slam attacks on protesters, warn against foreign interference

Iraq’s top Shiite clerics slam attacks on protesters, warn against foreign interference

An increasingly violent crackdown in Iraq has raised fears of a backlash by Iran and its heavily armed local allies. "We in Iran know how to deal with protests", Soleimani told the Iraqi officia...

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