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Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleads guilty in Mueller probe

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleads guilty in Mueller probe

Paul Manafort , President Donald Trump's ex-campaign chairman, will plead guilty to a federal conspiracy charge that accused him of money laundering, tax fraud, and lying to investigators after a ne...

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Catholic priests in Germany 'abused thousands of children'

Catholic priests in Germany 'abused thousands of children'

The study documents 3,677 cases of abuse. Ackermann said in the statement that the aim of the study was to "gain more clarity and transparency about this dark side of our church, for the sake of t...

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The Impact Of Hurricane Florence

The Impact Of Hurricane Florence

The storm had also picked up considerable speed and was racing west at 21 miles per hour toward the Lesser Antilles. No coastal watches or warnings were in effect. On Wednesday morning, a National We...

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Mass. gas blasts injures at least 3

Mass. gas blasts injures at least 3

Cameron Couillard, a Lowell resident who works at the Shawsheen Plaza, said, "Everyone felt the shake". Chief Keefe notes that police resources from throughout Massachusetts have responded to And...

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Pompeo blasts Kerry's Iran meetings as 'beyond inappropriate'

Pompeo blasts Kerry's Iran meetings as 'beyond inappropriate'

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert added: "I've seen him brag about the meetings that he has had with the Iranian government and Iranian government officials". Kerry, a principal architect of...

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Paul Manafort to Plead Guilty to 2 Felonies & Cooperate with Prosecutors

Paul Manafort to Plead Guilty to 2 Felonies & Cooperate with Prosecutors

Prosecutor Andrew Weissmann told the judge Manafort's plea agreement is a " cooperation agreement ", and other charges will be dropped at sentencing at "or at the agreement of successful cooperation"....

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Saudi, Iranian envoys condole Kulsoom's death with Nawaz

Saudi, Iranian envoys condole Kulsoom's death with Nawaz

Former premier Nawaz Sharif underwent a medical check-up at Sharif Medical City after his health reportedly deteriorated after the demise of his wife Kulsoom Nawaz. On Thursday, hundreds of people a...

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Alexei Navalny challenged to duel by Putin's security chief, Viktor Zolotov

Alexei Navalny challenged to duel by Putin's security chief, Viktor Zolotov

Viktor Zolotov, the head of Russia's National Guard, accused the jailed opposition leader of being a puppet of Washington and said his aim was to destabilise Russian Federation. Mr Navalny is now in j...

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Bishop Michael Bransfield resigns; sexual harassment investigation launched

Bishop Michael Bransfield resigns; sexual harassment investigation launched

The USCCB statement said, "We look forward to actively continuing our discernment together, identifying the most effective next steps". "In these times , it seems like the "Great Accuser " [a re...

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Cruiseships diverted to avoid Hurricane Florence

Cruiseships diverted to avoid Hurricane Florence

Major cruise lines are altering their routes to avoid Category 4 hurricane Florence, which is likely to strike the U.S. east coast on Thursday. Royal Caribbean's Grandeur of the Seas cruise that s...

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Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghan girls school

Student killed in twin bomb attack near Afghan girls school

A delegation from Kabul is heading to the province to probe the attack with a focus on its motive and if there is a connection to the local police commander Bilal Shah, a provincial official said by...

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GULF WATCH: Chances for tropical disturbance to develop back up to 70%

GULF WATCH: Chances for tropical disturbance to develop back up to 70%

The system is expected to bring the threat of flooding to already saturated grounds along the Texas coast. "Regardless of development, heavy rainfall and gusty winds are expected across portions of ...

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France warns Russia, allies of committing war crimes in Syria's Idlib

France warns Russia, allies of committing war crimes in Syria's Idlib

The U.N. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said an all-out military assault on the last major stronghold of active opposition to President Bashar al-Assad could set 800,000 pe...

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Cynthia Nixon makes final pitch to progressives in NY governor primary

Cynthia Nixon makes final pitch to progressives in NY governor primary

Siena's July survey had Mr. Cuomo leading 60% to Ms. Nixon's 29%. Cuomo spent the first few days of September making daily announcements on infrastructure achievements, including the groundbreaking ...

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Two Sets of Remains from North Korea ID'd as US Soldiers

Two Sets of Remains from North Korea ID'd as US Soldiers

Nevertheless, according to the U.S, the identifications process is anticipated to chip away at least 7,699 US troops who remain unaccounted for in the Korean War. About 5,300 were lost in what is now ...

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Russia, China Conduct Moscow's LARGEST WAR GAMES in History — EASTERN ALLIANCE

Russia, China Conduct Moscow's LARGEST WAR GAMES in History — EASTERN ALLIANCE

It involves about 300,000 servicemen, over 1,000 aircraft and unmanned aerial vehicles, 80 ships, and 36,000 tanks and other vehicles. The exercise surpasses even the biggest Soviet manoeuvrs in 1981....

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Aussie schoolgirl refuses to stand up for national anthem

Aussie schoolgirl refuses to stand up for national anthem

Harper is 9 years old. Nielsen told local media the Australian anthem marginalised a whole section of the nation's population. A spokesperson for the Queensland state education department said t...

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SC coastline battered as Hurricane Florence lands

SC coastline battered as Hurricane Florence lands

Florence is now a strong Category 2 storm . By the time it leaves, it's expected to have unloaded 10 trillion gallons of rainfall in North Carolina, weather .us meteorologist Ryan Maue said. Vic...

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Landslide at famed Greek ‘Shipwreck Beach’ injures woman

Landslide at famed Greek ‘Shipwreck Beach’ injures woman

Their injuries were not life-threatening, fire brigade and coast guard officials said. "We haven't found any trapped people but we will continue searching", a spokesperson for the fire brigade said....

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Britain’s mass web-spying faulted by European rights court

Britain’s mass web-spying faulted by European rights court

Snowden also revealed that this information was being shared with foreign governments, including the United States, in a mass surveillance programme with no basis in law or proper safeguards. spy age...

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Sickening discovery in meal costs restaurant chain millions

Sickening discovery in meal costs restaurant chain millions

The Market Supervision Bureau of Kuiwen district in Weifang confirmed that it had received a complaint about a rat in a meal through WeChat on Friday, the South China Morning Post reported. "I'm nev...

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Booker to headline Iowa Democratic banquet in October

Booker to headline Iowa Democratic banquet in October

Democrats also hammered at Kavanaugh's ability to separate himself from Trump and special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. "As Justice Kagan put it, you...

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi says in hindsight could have handled Rakhine issue better

Myanmar's Suu Kyi says in hindsight could have handled Rakhine issue better

In her comments, Suu Kyi said she had read the ruling herself and questioned whether those criticising it had done the same. However, Aung San Suu Kyi said the reporters have the right to "appeal ...

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Pope Summons Bishops For Sexual Abuse Summit

Pope Summons Bishops For Sexual Abuse Summit

The archdiocese of Baltimore's website said the pope had instructed Lori to conduct an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment of adults by Bransfield. Although Francis initially has re...

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USA fighter jets intercept two Russian bombers near Alaska

USA fighter jets intercept two Russian bombers near Alaska

The bombers were "intercepted west of mainland Alaska were accompanied by two Russian SU-35 "Flanker" fighter jets", the statement reads, according to network. They did not fly into USA or Canadian ai...

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Vehicle rams through public square in China killing several

Vehicle rams through public square in China killing several

The incident took place shortly after 7:30pm local time Wednesday in Hengyang city in Hunan province. Eyewitness footage uploaded to social media shows multiple bodies strewn across the square wit...

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Author who wrote ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ charged for murdering husband

Author who wrote ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ charged for murdering husband

She wrote that hiring a hit man was a bad idea, because they might "rat you out to the police", and ruled out poison because it was traceable. "Divorce is expensive, and do you really want to split ...

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Gunman kills five people in deadly rampage before shooting himself

Gunman kills five people in deadly rampage before shooting himself

They learned that a husband and wife showed up at the trucking business to confront a man at the business. The husband pulled his gun and then shot the man, police said. "Where we go from here is tr...

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Pope calls bishops to 'child protection' meeting in February

Pope calls bishops to 'child protection' meeting in February

The cardinal archbishop of Galveston-Houston had requested a meeting with Francis some time ago, for the objective of asking for a Vatican investigation into McCarrick. The Pontiff will meet with ...

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E.Coli at Egypt hotel behind British tourists' deaths, chief prosecutor says

E.Coli at Egypt hotel behind British tourists' deaths, chief prosecutor says

The statement by prosecutor Nabil Sadek came a week after travel company Thomas Cook said that there was a "high level of E.coli and staphylococcus bacteria" at the Steigenberger Aqua Magic Hotel wh...

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Juncker speech: EU Commission president savages May’s Brexit plan

Juncker speech: EU Commission president savages May’s Brexit plan

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is expected to propose today (12 September) a bigger role for the euro in worldwide markets and more efficient decision-making in EU foreign policy in...

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Russians charged in poisoning say they visited United Kingdom as tourists

Russians charged in poisoning say they visited United Kingdom as tourists

The two Russian men charged in Britain with poisoning a former Russian spy with a deadly nerve agent appeared on Russian television on Thursday, saying they visited the suspected crime scene as touris...

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20,000 pallets of water bottles found unused on Puerto Rico runway

20,000 pallets of water bottles found unused on Puerto Rico runway

The mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulín Cruz , appears far from incompetent, but in October of past year, a poll found just 32 percent of Americans thought Trump did a good job responding to the crisis...

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Hunger reached 'alarming' ten-year high in 2017

Hunger reached 'alarming' ten-year high in 2017

A new report on the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World released on Tuesday showed that world hunger rose in 2017 for the third consecutive year, fuelled by conflict and climate cha...

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House Republicans propose more tax cuts as elections near

House Republicans propose more tax cuts as elections near

This is a significant development inside the Trump administration, considering the fact that the POTUS used to scoff at midterm consequences for his presidency. Even if the initiative fails to pass, i...

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