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Pence will focus on US-Iran policy in his speech

Pence will focus on US-Iran policy in his speech

Qassem Soleimani " Assisted with the clandestine trip to Afghanistan of 10 of the 12 terrorists who carried out the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States " stated Mike Pence on Friday ...

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Cotton, Hawley Introduce Resolution To Dismiss Articles Of Impeachment Against President Trump

Cotton, Hawley Introduce Resolution To Dismiss Articles Of Impeachment Against President Trump

Bolton said during the impeachment hearings he would not testify before the House Intelligence Committee unless he was first subpoenaed by the committee and then ordered by a judge to defy Trump's...

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Pink donates half a million dollars to Australian fire services

Pink donates half a million dollars to Australian fire services

Pink tweeted that she was "completely devastated to see what is happening in Australia with the frightful forest fires right now". I promise to donate $ 500,000 directly to local fire departments w...

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Takeaways From the 60 Minutes Jeffrey Epstein Report

Takeaways From the 60 Minutes Jeffrey Epstein Report

Since then, there has been intense speculation about whether he killed himself or whether one of the powerful people that he considered his friends was responsible. Baden points out during the intervi...

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Julian Castro endorses Elizabeth Warren in presidential race

Julian Castro endorses Elizabeth Warren in presidential race

Castro suspended his campaign last week after not making the last two primary debates and failing to reach critical polling thresholds. It will be updated. Elizabeth Warren , D-Mass., for the 2020 r...

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Iran general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for United States killing

Iran general replacing Soleimani vows revenge for United States killing

Qassem Soleimani on Friday in Baghdad. The twin developments could bring Iran closer to building an atomic bomb and enable the Islamic State group to stage a comeback in Iraq, making the Middle Eas...

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Pentagon chief denies US leaving Iraq; Tehran crowds mourn commander

Pentagon chief denies US leaving Iraq; Tehran crowds mourn commander

Last week, US forces assassinated Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani in a drone strike near the Baghdad airport. Claims the United States-led military coalition against Islamic State sa...

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Lindsey Graham: ‘Loser’ Colin Kaepernick Is ‘Un-American,’ ‘Racist’

Lindsey Graham: ‘Loser’ Colin Kaepernick Is ‘Un-American,’ ‘Racist’

CNN political analyst April Ryan defended Colin Kaepernick on Sunday when her longtime nemesis, former Press Secretary Sean Spicer, criticized the former National Football League quarterback's an...

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Graham urges Senate rules change to speed impeachment trial

Graham urges Senate rules change to speed impeachment trial

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, a Democrat from NY, and House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff, a Democrat from California, appeared on the Sunday morning talk shows to continue to push...

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Ex-National Security Adviser Bolton Willing to Testify at Trump Impeachment Trial

Ex-National Security Adviser Bolton Willing to Testify at Trump Impeachment Trial

McConnell has argued that the question of witnesses should be treated the same as it was in the 1999 impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton, in which senators agreed beforehand they would vote on...

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Trump vows retaliation if Iran hits back over assasination

Trump vows retaliation if Iran hits back over assasination

U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from the deal in 2018 and stepped up economic sanctions on Tehran, even as other world powers stuck by the agreement. "We're not leaving unless they pay...

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US, Iraq feud: Husband fears for British wife jailed in Tehran

US, Iraq feud: Husband fears for British wife jailed in Tehran

Why did all this have to happen? 'I'm afraid what's happened with the assassination of Soleimani will be a hammer blow to those who are trying to get loved ones home, ' he told Sky News. Several exp...

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Financial fugitive Jho Low claims he wasn't 'mastermind' of 1MDB scam

Financial fugitive Jho Low claims he wasn't 'mastermind' of 1MDB scam

To a question on why he has remained on the run, Low said the Malaysian government has victimized him and his family, ignoring "basic human rights and fair judicial processes" by branding him as the m...

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Labour's David Lammy rules himself out of race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn

Labour's David Lammy rules himself out of race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn

He would beat the preferred candidate of the current management, Rebecca Long-Bailey, from 61% to 39% in a second round, according to a YouGov survey of 1,059 Labor members conducted in late December....

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Astronauts Spot Australia's Deadly Wildfires from Space Station as Satellites Keep Watch

Astronauts Spot Australia's Deadly Wildfires from Space Station as Satellites Keep Watch

At the time, the space station was roughly 269 miles (433 kilometers) above Australia at the time, NASA said in the tweet . At least 25 people have died. The dusty smoke shows up as tan in the im...

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Rain brings brief respite to Australia's fire-ravaged towns

Rain brings brief respite to Australia's fire-ravaged towns

A 50-second video set to electronic music posted on Morrison's Twitter and Facebook accounts Saturday outlining additional military-backed measures initially included a link to donate to the politic...

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Indonesian man described as UK's most prolific rapist gets life sentence

Indonesian man described as UK's most prolific rapist gets life sentence

Sinaga would wait for men leaving nightclubs and bars before leading them to his flat in Montana House, Princess Street, often with the offer of somewhere to have a drink or call a taxi. Sinaga was or...

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China replaces top Hong Kong envoy after months of protests

China replaces top Hong Kong envoy after months of protests

The often-violent clashes became a signature of Hong Kong protests, while the situation has been worrying. Luo Huining's appointment is seen as a sign of Beijing's frustration with how his prede...

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George Lopez Under Fire for Joke About Trump Bounty

Comic George Lopez trended on Twitter Monday morning after suggesting in an Instagram account that he would kill President Trump to secure a bounty mentioned during a eulogy at the funeral of Ir...

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Qasem Soleimani: Iran rolls back commitments to nuclear deal

Qasem Soleimani: Iran rolls back commitments to nuclear deal

But it has been falling apart since President Trump withdrew the USA from the agreement in May 2018and imposed severe economic sanctions on Iran as part of a campaign of "maximum pressure". This exten...

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USA identifies 52 sites to hit if Iran retaliates

USA identifies 52 sites to hit if Iran retaliates

As Pompeo conducted a round of TV interviews to explain President Donald Trump's decision to target Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani , the repercussions from that attack played out: The Iraqi Parlia...

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Earthquake Hits Puerto Rico Monday Morning

Earthquake Hits Puerto Rico Monday Morning

One of the houses was previously abandoned. Photos posted on social media showed severe cracks in the walls of older raised homes in the area and partial collapses of some. Cars lie under a collapse...

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Elizabeth Warren Accuses Trump of Killing Soleimani to Distract from Impeachment

Elizabeth Warren Accuses Trump of Killing Soleimani to Distract from Impeachment

He was referring to Trump's program to build a wall on the U.S. Southern border with Mexico, legislation to deny paychecks to Congress when it does not adopt a budget on time, and legislation to reduc...

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United States pulls Troops out of Iraq

United States pulls Troops out of Iraq

On Sunday, the Iraqi parliament voted to "ask" the government to have all foreign troops to leave the country following the USA airstrike last week that killed Iranian military leader Qasem Soleima...

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CBP Denies Detaining Iranian-Americans and Refusing Them Entry into U.S.

CBP Denies Detaining Iranian-Americans and Refusing Them Entry into U.S.

The agency also maintained that neither the Department of Homeland Security nor CBP had issued any "directive" ordering border agents and officers to detain people of Iranian descent. Unusual delays...

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Rockets, Mortars Hit Air Base And Green Zone In Iraq

Rockets, Mortars Hit Air Base And Green Zone In Iraq

Having risen to the top position of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Quds Force in 1998, the 62-year-old commander had enormous power, said to be second only to that of the supreme leader, Ayatollah Al...

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Donald Trump reiterates threat to target Iranian cultural sites

Donald Trump reiterates threat to target Iranian cultural sites

It cost billions of dollars to build. The Iraqi parliament passed a resolution calling for an end to all foreign troop presence, reflecting the fears of many in Iraq that the strike could engulf the...

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Here’s What Iran Can Do To US Government On Soleimani’s Death

Here’s What Iran Can Do To US Government On Soleimani’s Death

The January 3 airstrike, which was ordered by US President Donald Trump, hit Soleimani's motorcade near the Baghdad International Airport. "No chance it's World War III", said Brooks. Experts ...

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Homeland Security updates terror threat advisory warning of Iranian cyber risk

Homeland Security updates terror threat advisory warning of Iranian cyber risk

Meanwhile, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a press conference that New Yorkers may face more bag checks in the subway and at vehicle stops on bridges and tunnels. Other US cities were also ...

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Iraqi Parliament votes to expel US troops from Iraq

Iraqi Parliament votes to expel US troops from Iraq

Soleimani at the direct order of US President Trump , had told US media, "this move is similar to this that Iranians target US Defense Secretary and this a war crime". "I doubt they have the courag...

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Soleimani's daughter warns families of USA troops, 'waiting' for their death

Last week, the USA assassinated Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad - one of the country's most powerful political chiefs and regarded as a terrorist by the US. Among those killed was Abu Mah...

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1st LD: Venezuelan president recognizes National Assembly's new board of directors

1st LD: Venezuelan president recognizes National Assembly's new board of directors

Last year, Guaido had declared President Nicolas Maduro an "usurper" and declared himself the "interim president" that was recognised by more than 50 countries, including the US. Police and national...

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Australia bushfire crisis: PM Morrison announces 2 bn dollars for relief support

Australia bushfire crisis: PM Morrison announces 2 bn dollars for relief support

Wildfires are common during the southern hemisphere summer, and Australians generally take a pragmatic view of them. Tens of thousands of homes remained without power as a large-scale military an...

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JNU violence: Home Minister speaks to L-G; Cong seeks judicial probe

JNU violence: Home Minister speaks to L-G; Cong seeks judicial probe

Students at the university said they would take out rallies against the violence on Monday. Soon after this incident, widespread violence broke out in the campus with students, including girls, assa...

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Iraq's parliament calls for expulsion of USA troops

Iraq's parliament calls for expulsion of USA troops

About 5,000 USA troops remain in Iraq. Trump said the prospective economic penalties would far outweigh the crippling sanctions the USA has imposed on Iran, adding: "If there's any hostility, that t...

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