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Long Island Firm Illegally Sold Chinese-Made Security, Surveillance Equipment, Reports Say

Long Island Firm Illegally Sold Chinese-Made Security, Surveillance Equipment, Reports Say

Staff were cuffed in a police raid on Thursday at the offices of United States surveillance equipment vendor Aventura Technologies. On Thursday, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn said that the equipme...

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Sessions, an Alabama icon, faces uncertain path to Senate

Sessions, an Alabama icon, faces uncertain path to Senate

Second, the president is doing a great job. "From the Mueller investigation to this impeachment sham, President Trump has been under constant attack". And while politicians, operatives and analyst...

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UK police identify all 39 Vietnamese victims found in truck

UK police identify all 39 Vietnamese victims found in truck

Police initially said the victims were Chinese nationals, however that identification was called into question after families in Vietnam reported missing family members to authorities and local pres...

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France to start setting quotas for economic migrants, says minister

France to start setting quotas for economic migrants, says minister

French PM Edouard Philippe said last month he was not opposed to introducing quotas for migrants, part of an effort by his government to heed voters' concerns about immigration , Reuters said....

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Biden Tops Dems In National Count Despite Slide In Iowa Poll

Biden Tops Dems In National Count Despite Slide In Iowa Poll

Biden is at 28% among Democratic voters and independents who lean Democratic, while Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, is at 23% and Sanders, a Vermont independent, is at 17%, according to a Washingto...

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Natural disaster: 3.4 quake hits in Ventura

Natural disaster: 3.4 quake hits in Ventura

Iran's state TV says a magnitude 5.9 natural disaster has struck the northwest of the country. It says the temblor occurred at a depth of two kilometres. In the last 10 days, there has been one natura...

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Hawaii man found dead after falling into tube formed by lava

When police went to do a welfare check to his Kaumana home at around 8.30am on Monday morning, it became apparent that the man had fallen through a soft spot of ground on his property, where he plumme...

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Roger Stone trial reopens questions about Trump's 2016 actions

Roger Stone trial reopens questions about Trump's 2016 actions

Stone in various texts urged Credico to plead the Fifth Amendment against self-incrimination or not talk to investigators. Stone is accused of lying to Congress, tampering with a witness and obstruc...

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Millane trial: Room tests suggests clean-up - scientist

Millane trial: Room tests suggests clean-up - scientist

The 27-year-old, who can not be named, is on trial before a jury of seven women and five men in the High Court at Auckland this month. Her body was later found inside a suitcase, buried in the woods. ...

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Ibraheem Yazeed faces charges of kidnapping in Aniah Haley Blanchard case

Ibraheem Yazeed faces charges of kidnapping in Aniah Haley Blanchard case

Blanchard is a native of Homewood and a student at Southern Union State Community College in Lee County. Yazeed was at the same convenience store Blanchard was last seen at on October 23, police sai...

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Hong Kong malls hit by protests, as clashes leave injuries

Hong Kong malls hit by protests, as clashes leave injuries

On Friday, after a meeting of China's top leadership, a senior Chinese official said it would not tolerate separatism or threats to national security in Hong Kong and would "perfect" the way it appo...

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Pence adviser on Ukraine call testifies in impeachment probe

Pence adviser on Ukraine call testifies in impeachment probe

President Donald Trump is denying he wanted Attorney General William Barr to hold a news conference to declare that Trump broke no laws when he pressed Ukraine's president to investigate Democrats...

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Michael Bloomberg taking steps to run for president in 2020 Democratic race

Michael Bloomberg taking steps to run for president in 2020 Democratic race

Last year, Bloomberg announced on Instagram that he made a decision to re-register as a Democrat - a move many interpreted as a strong indication he had interest in a presidential bid. Elizabeth Warre...

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Huge trove of mammoth skeletons found in Mexico

Huge trove of mammoth skeletons found in Mexico

Humans were hunting woolly mammoths with traps some 15,000 years ago, according to a first-of-its-kind discovery. The human-made pits each measured about 1.7 metres (6 feet) deep and 25 metres wide,...

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Jim Jordan: Republicans Intend to Subpoena Ukraine Whistleblower for Public Hearing

Jim Jordan: Republicans Intend to Subpoena Ukraine Whistleblower for Public Hearing

When McCaskill joined Morning Joe on Tuesday to talk about the Trump-Ukraine impeachment inquiry, she argued the whistleblower is "irrelevant" now since their concerns have been corroborated so mu...

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Merkel, NATO chief reject Macron's view NATO is dying

Merkel, NATO chief reject Macron's view NATO is dying

She described the alliance as "irreplaceable". French President Emmanuel Macron attends a joint news conference with China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Wednesda...

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Rand Paul Demands The Media Unmask Trump-Ukraine Whistleblower

Rand Paul Demands The Media Unmask Trump-Ukraine Whistleblower

Trump points out that he didn't run in 2018 and notes that while he urged people to go out and vote, "a lot of people said, 'I'm not going to vote until Trump runs'". Democrats on Capitol Hill respond...

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Police evacuate migrant camps in Paris as France tightens approaches on immigration

Police evacuate migrant camps in Paris as France tightens approaches on immigration

The French police has stated that they had initiated a crackdown on migrant camps in Paris, forcibly removing more than 1,600 undocumented immigrants. Thursday's operations covered two of the three ...

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Trump's son tweets name of alleged anonymous whistle-blower who triggered impeachment inquiry

Trump's son tweets name of alleged anonymous whistle-blower who triggered impeachment inquiry

The letter ( pdf ) misidentifies the date of Saturday as November 8 when it's actually November 9. Meanwhile, Schiff has set public hearings as part of his "impeachment" inquiry for next week. T...

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China jails nine for selling fentanyl into US

China jails nine for selling fentanyl into US

Against the backdrop of two years of bruising trade war , fentanyl has been an added bone of contention. China on Thursday jailed nine people for selling fentanyl to Americans, the result of a land...

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Seoul deports 2 N.Koreans for killing 16 crew members

Seoul deports 2 N.Koreans for killing 16 crew members

More than 30,000 North Koreans have escaped from the reclusive state to the South since the two were separated by war more than 65 years ago, according to government data - many driven by prolonged ec...

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Teen walked 14 miles for help after attack on Mormon family

Teen walked 14 miles for help after attack on Mormon family

The attack began on Monday afternoon on a highway running parallel to the USA border as the three women and 14 children were travelling from the La Mora ranch in Sonora to Janos, Chihuahua. Devin, h...

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Bolivian mayor beaten, dragged through streets

Bolivian mayor beaten, dragged through streets

Police rescue Vinto mayor Patricia Arce Guzman on a motorcycle after people threw paint and dirt on her following a fire in Vinto's Town Hall, Quillacollo, Bolivia , November 6, 2019. The clashes i...

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Bill Gates won't commit to supporting Warren over Trump

Bill Gates won't commit to supporting Warren over Trump

Much of the revenue would go to pay down her climate change agenda . Gates said he's already "paid more than anyone in taxes", totaling more than $10 billion in his lifetime. "If I had to pay...

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Judge orders Trump to pay $2M for charity foundation misuse

Judge orders Trump to pay $2M for charity foundation misuse

Trump Foundation lawyer Alan Futerfas said the nonprofit has distributed approximately $19 million over the past decade, including $8.25 million of the president's own money, to hundreds of charita...

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'Straight up lied': prosecutors blast longtime Trump adviser Stone in trial

'Straight up lied': prosecutors blast longtime Trump adviser Stone in trial

Stone thought the House Intelligence Committee, which questioned him for more than 2 1/2 hours in September of 2017, was asking about Russian interference in the presidential election and any US polit...

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Chinese pilot banned after passenger cockpit photo

Chinese pilot banned after passenger cockpit photo

The picture shows a woman posing in the cockpit with a refreshment next to it. China's aviation laws forbid passengers from entering the cockpits of commercial aircraft. However, after the extensi...

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Enjoy our last day of warmer temperatures

Enjoy our last day of warmer temperatures

The air spilling into the region behind the cold front will have Arctic origins, so it will be significantly colder than normal for this time of year. In fact, highs will likely dip into the mid to ...

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Lindsey Graham on impeachment inquiry developments

Lindsey Graham on impeachment inquiry developments

Despite his remarks, Graham confirmed he won't attempt to call Schiff before the Senate Judiciary Committee to grill him about the impeachment process. "No amount of salacious media-biased headlines...

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TV channel responds to controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein story

TV channel responds to controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein story

We convinced her to talk to us. "It was unbelievable what we had, Clinton , we had everything". It is yet unclear who leaked the video directly to Project Veritas, since ABC News has only ident...

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Ex-Twitter staffers charged with spying for Saudi Arabia

Ex-Twitter staffers charged with spying for Saudi Arabia

One of the targets referred to in the complaint that had their data accessed, "Twitter User 1", was allegedly a "prominent critic" of the Saudi royal family and had over 1 million followers. Abouamm...

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'OK BOOMER': Millennials cheer New Zealand lawmaker's remark

'OK BOOMER': Millennials cheer New Zealand lawmaker's remark

Writing on Facebook after her comment went viral, Ms Swarbrick wrote: 'Today I have learnt that responding succinctly and in flawless jest to somebody heckling you about *your ageyour generation* wi...

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Hopes for peace in Yemen as government, separatists agree to halt fighting

Hopes for peace in Yemen as government, separatists agree to halt fighting

The United Nations special envoy for Yemen, Martin Griffiths , said the deal would propel efforts to end the wider civil war that has devastated the country. The military coalition led by Saudi Arabi...

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Majority think Trump will be reelected in 2020, poll shows

Majority think Trump will be reelected in 2020, poll shows

Less than half of voters - 47% - said they support the House's voting to impeach Mr. Trump , according to the Politico/Morning Consult poll . Thirty-four percent said they didn't think Trump would w...

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Northern California murder suspects captured in Mexico after jail escape

Northern California murder suspects captured in Mexico after jail escape

Three days later, Fonseca shot and killed a 27-year-old man in a Salinas park, authorities said. Investigators have not yet determined how long they worked on making the hole or if anyone else helpe...

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