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14-year-old charged in Barnard College student death in NY

14-year-old charged in Barnard College student death in NY

He is not believed to be the one who fatally stabbed Majors but rather participated in the robbery that led to the murder. He will be tried as an adult, according to New York City police. Just hou...

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Flood Warning in place for Ohio River

Flood Warning in place for Ohio River

The Mississippi River Basin also has very wet soil conditions, which means that almost every river across eastern Iowa could reach flood stage this spring , according to the National Weather Service....

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US Charges Huawei With Conspiracy to Steal Trade Secrets, Racketeering

US Charges Huawei With Conspiracy to Steal Trade Secrets, Racketeering

Huawei has been accused of stealing trade secrets and lying to US federal investigators in a new indictment that is likely to deepen US-UK tensions over a recent move by the British government to...

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Russian Federation and Turkey are close but will disagree, Lavrov says

Russian Federation and Turkey are close but will disagree, Lavrov says

The Turkish government still sees a chance that diplomacy might rein in attacks by the Syrian regime on Idlib and stem a potentially large flow of refugees from the rebel-held province. "The Turkish d...

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Ukraine's Zelenskiy wants to turn page on Trump impeachment 'soap opera'

Ukraine's Zelenskiy wants to turn page on Trump impeachment 'soap opera'

Zelensky announced discussions with Russian President Vladimir Putin in April about another exchange of prisoners. Americans are not the only ones who were exhausted by the Democratic Party-led impe...

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Flash Flood Watch in Effect for Shreveport Bossier

Flash Flood Watch in Effect for Shreveport Bossier

Rainfall is falling across the central and eastern portions of the state. In some cases, this same magnitude of above-average rainfall extends into late autumn of 2019. Dry conditions hang around fo...

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White House memo says strike on Iranian commander responded to past attacks

White House memo says strike on Iranian commander responded to past attacks

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has said Soleimani was planning an imminent attack on Americans and working "to build out a network of campaign activities that were going to lead, potentially, to th...

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Alberta starting to feel impact of Wet'suwet'en protests

Alberta starting to feel impact of Wet'suwet'en protests

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday he has no plans to order the RCMP to end blockades of vital rail links across the country. He said they are harming the Canadian economy and disrupting the ...

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Europe reports first coronavirus fatality, after Chinese tourist's death in France

Europe reports first coronavirus fatality, after Chinese tourist's death in France

Six people with the virus remain in hospital in France, Buzyn said, adding that none were seriously ill. Of the 11 cases in France, four patients were successfully treated and have checked out of ho...

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Woman arrested on suspicion of trying to steal baby

Woman arrested on suspicion of trying to steal baby

Investigators said Parker posed as a baby photographer working for free to build up her portfolio, and a single-mom invited her and her teen daughter over. The victim told deputies that she witnessed ...

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Love Island host Caroline Flack found dead aged 40

Love Island host Caroline Flack found dead aged 40

Aside from her career, Flack's love life has made headlines over the years thanks to romances with the likes of Harry Styles and Prince Harry. Her death at the devastatingly tender age of 40 has n...

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Erdogan attempts to rile up Pak Muslims over Kashmir

Erdogan attempts to rile up Pak Muslims over Kashmir

Turkey , Malaysia, and China are the three main countries pushing to remove Pakistan from the grey list. He maintained to say that there are 158 companies being operated in Turkey with Pakistani cap...

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Inhofe, Lankford oppose war powers resolution

Inhofe, Lankford oppose war powers resolution

Tensions with Iran escalated quickly in January after a US airstrike killed Qasem Soleimani in Iraq. The rebuke was the Senate's first major vote since acquitting Trump on impeachment charges ...

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US Navy seizes Iranian-manufactured missiles in Arabian Sea

US Navy seizes Iranian-manufactured missiles in Arabian Sea

The crew of the USS Normandy seized an illicit shipment of advanced weapons and weapon components intended for the Houthis in Yemen, aboard a dhow during a maritime interdiction operation in the...

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China says Australia's travel ban is an overreaction

China says Australia's travel ban is an overreaction

Australia's decision to ban people from entering the country from mainland China until at least Feb 22 due to the coronavirus outbreak is causing renewed friction with its largest trading partner. M...

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Chinese students frustrated as Government extends coronavirus ban

Chinese students frustrated as Government extends coronavirus ban

The Chinese embassy in Canberra responded on Thursday night to the move. They need to stay out of China for 14 days before they can come here. The government's original 14 day ban was put in place...

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NZealand teams search for United Kingdom hiker in national park

NZealand teams search for United Kingdom hiker in national park

Police on Friday said in a statement they had narrowed the search to the Pyke Creek area, which consists of "extremely challenging" terrain. Ms Simpson was an experienced hiker. "We have no idea why...

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Boris Johnson was gifted holiday by businessman

Boris Johnson was gifted holiday by businessman

The confusion has led to calls for the Prime Minister to come clean. Johnson's office said "all transparency requirements have been followed, as set out in the register of members' financial interes...

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Sajid Javid resigns as chancellor amid Johnson reshuffle

Sajid Javid resigns as chancellor amid Johnson reshuffle

It's understood that Javid - who has served as Britain's finance minister since July 2019 - chose to quit his role after refusing No 10's request to sack his advisers, according to several media repor...

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VIA Rail cancels all trains in Canada

VIA Rail cancels all trains in Canada

More than 150 routes had been cancelled previously amid protests against the Coastal GasLink pipeline. The prime minister called on all parties to move toward reconciliation. The Coastal GasLink pip...

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Overnight snow leaves slippery conditions across southern Wisconsin, along with extreme cold

Overnight snow leaves slippery conditions across southern Wisconsin, along with extreme cold

Make sure to stay tuned to 107.1 FM WSPY for the latest weather details. This will be because of cold air likely to be pushed towards Ohio Valley, New England and Great Lakes region. Temperatures wi...

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Trump diverting funds from military to pay for wall

Trump diverting funds from military to pay for wall

And he has used various transfer and emergency authorities to shift nearly $7 billion more from the emergency declaration, a forfeiture fund containing money seized by law enforcement, and funding for...

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Justice Department won't charge ex-FBI agent and Trump target Andrew McCabe

Justice Department won't charge ex-FBI agent and Trump target Andrew McCabe

McCabe was sacked from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on March 16, 2018, after the Justice Department's inspector general concluded that McCabe misled investigators looking into how Justice Depar...

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Trump tells Geraldo he sent Giuliani to Ukraine, 'not' sorry for it

Trump tells Geraldo he sent Giuliani to Ukraine, 'not' sorry for it

Trump explained that he has "a very bad taste" of the USA intelligence community, because of the Russian Federation investigation, so he turned to Giuliani. "No, I didn't direct him", Trump lied. ...

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911 call released of Faye Swetlik's mom reporting her missing: full audio

911 call released of Faye Swetlik's mom reporting her missing: full audio

Cayce Department of Public Safety Sgt. Evan Antley said Taylor was Swetlik's neighbor. Investigators found a man dead inside his SC home shortly after finding an item from a missing 6-year-old gir...

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Michael Bloomberg's meme campaign is becoming its own meme

Michael Bloomberg's meme campaign is becoming its own meme

Despite Bloomberg's surge, Democratic voters expressed scepticism when asked who is most likely to win the nomination, the release said. The Bloomberg campaign didn't immediately respond to an inqui...

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Sen. Cassidy issues statement on war powers resolution vote

Sen. Cassidy issues statement on war powers resolution vote

Last year, Congress passed a bipartisan measure to end American military support for the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen's civil war. 'I support what the President is doing with our foreign policy, ' Le...

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Storm Inès and Dennis: Further storms expected from Thursday onwards

Storm Inès and Dennis: Further storms expected from Thursday onwards

Storm Dennis' arrival on Sunday has prompted another yellow warning until noon on Monday, for winds gusting to 70mph, affecting the whole of Scotland apart from Orkney and Shetland. The country is br...

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112-year-old Japanese crowned world´s oldest male

112-year-old Japanese crowned world´s oldest male

When asked in an interview past year about the secret to a long life, Mr Watanabe said to keep smiling and never get angry- which is much easier said than done, but it seems to be working for him! ...

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Murthy’s son-in-law Sunak new United Kingdom finance minister

Murthy’s son-in-law Sunak new United Kingdom finance minister

In a surprise move, Britain's finance minister, Sajid Javid , submitted his resignation just weeks after Brexit and one month before he was set to deliver the government's annual budget. The UK PM ha...

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Senate passes resolution limiting Trump's power to order strikes against Iran

Senate passes resolution limiting Trump's power to order strikes against Iran

Senator Joe Manchin is a Democrat from West Virginia. The U.S. Senate passed the bipartisan war powers resolution by a vote of 55-45. In June, another resolution that would have required Trump t...

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China demotes top official in charge of Hong Kong

China demotes top official in charge of Hong Kong

The reshuffle comes after months of political unrest - the starkest challenge to Beijing since the former British colony was returned to Chinese rule in 1997. The Communist Party issued a communique l...

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Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti convicted in Nike extortion case

Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti convicted in Nike extortion case

Prosecutors said Avenatti , 48, threatened Nike with a press conference to publicise the payments and take several billion of dollars off its market value, unless it paid him and another lawyer up ...

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Westerdam passengers disembark in Cambodia

Westerdam passengers disembark in Cambodia

The navy frigate HTMS Bhumibol Adulyadej is seen from the MS Westerdam liner in waters off the Thai coast. Locals come down to view the Westerdam cruise ship , owned by Holland America Line , ...

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McConnell: Trump 'ought to listen to' Barr's advice on DOJ tweets

McConnell: Trump 'ought to listen to' Barr's advice on DOJ tweets

Democrats have accused Trump of personally intervening in his ally's case. On Tuesday, the Department of Justice made a highly scrutinized decision to overrule the sentencing recommendation made b...

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