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Summit could be domestic win for S. Korean leader

Summit could be domestic win for S. Korean leader

Moon will hold another round of formal talks with Kim on Wednesday, as he urges the North Korean leader to make substantive steps towards disarmament that he can present to Trump. The two countries al...

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Hits New Low, Mocks Kavanaugh Accuser In Instagram Post

Hits New Low, Mocks Kavanaugh Accuser In Instagram Post

The Washington Post reviewed her therapist's notes and found a record of Ford describing an attack by boys from an elite private school, but not mentioning Kavanaugh by name. The letter's contents ev...

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Poor Toad: How Stormy Daniels ruined Mario Kart

Poor Toad: How Stormy Daniels ruined Mario Kart

While Daniels has certainly alluded to her feelings about the alleged relationship she had with Trump , her new, explicit, and direct comments on the president's anatomy sent Twitter into an early ...

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What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharifs release?

What happens next after IHC orders Nawaz Sharifs release?

A two-judge bench of the Islamabad High Court heard the petitions filed by former Sharif, 68, his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar challenging their conviction related to t...

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Arrested Texas border agent described as 'serial killer'

Arrested Texas border agent described as 'serial killer'

He fled the scene on foot and ran to a Ramada Inn, where he was found hiding in the bed of a pickup truck, Alaniz said . The first murder took place September 3. Police say he confessed to four killi...

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Germany removes spymaster from his post over far-right violence row

Germany removes spymaster from his post over far-right violence row

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Hans-Georg Maassen, the president of Germany's domestic security agency, in Cologne, Germany, on October 31, 2014. Maassen's decision to openly contradict Merkel in...

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Dozens More Feared Dead In The Philippines After Typhoon Triggers Mudslide

Dozens More Feared Dead In The Philippines After Typhoon Triggers Mudslide

Many of those who sought cover in the two-story building thought it was sturdy, but the storm was just too severe, with the avalanche covering it "in just a few seconds", Ullani said. The chamber, o...

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Kim Jong-un: Summit with Trump 'Stabilized the Region'

Kim Jong-un: Summit with Trump 'Stabilized the Region'

The North Korean side was led by Kim Yong-nam, President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly. After a day of ceremonials and lunch, the two leaders held a two-hour summit meeting, with...

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Kavanaugh accuser wants Federal Bureau of Investigation probe before she will testify

Kavanaugh accuser wants Federal Bureau of Investigation probe before she will testify

In television interviews on Monday, Ford's Washington-based lawyer, Debra Katz , said her client would be willing to speak out publicly. "She is prepared to cooperate with the committee and with an...

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Brett Kavanaugh sexual assault accusation stirs up memories of Anita Hill's testimony

Brett Kavanaugh sexual assault accusation stirs up memories of Anita Hill's testimony

Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., the ranking member (R), speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee markup meeting on Capitol Hill, Sept. 13, 2018, in Washington . "While Dr Ford's life was being turned ...

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Nicolás Maduro: Fury over Venezuela leader's Salt Bae 'feast'

Nicolás Maduro: Fury over Venezuela leader's Salt Bae 'feast'

Other footage shows Maduro puffing on a cigar offered to him from a box bearing his name on a plaque, and receiving a gift of a t-shirt bearing the chef's image. military intervention in Venezuela ...

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Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Trump has burned a lot of political capital so it's hard to see how talks can resume if Mr. Trump goes ahead on the $ 200 billion ", Freya Beamish, chief Asia economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, to...

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Donald Trump Orders Declassification of Russia Investigation Records

Donald Trump Orders Declassification of Russia Investigation Records

Trump also ordered the agencies to publicly release , in full, all text messages relating to the Russia investigation of former FBI Director James Comey , Former Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, f...

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B.C. firenado sucks up and melts hose

B.C. firenado sucks up and melts hose

And beyond just having to fight a "normal" fire, crews in this video contend with what Schidlowsky refers to as a fire "tornado". Firefighter Mary Schidlowsky shot and posted the video of the August...

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Donald Trump is ‘very seriously’ considering more troops in Poland

Donald Trump is ‘very seriously’ considering more troops in Poland

Standing beside Trump at the White House news conference, Duda was unapologetic in his praise for Trump's leadership and business acumen as the Polish president pitched a military expansion that could...

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Tesla Says It Received a ‘Voluntary Request For Documents’ From the DOJ

Tesla Says It Received a ‘Voluntary Request For Documents’ From the DOJ

He also claimed that Musk falsely called him a child rapist and sex trafficker in an August 30 email to BuzzFeed News . The lawsuit also demands an unspecified amount in punitive damages and a co...

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Public hearing will be held on sexual assault allegations against Kavanaugh

Kane said that she drank socially with Kavanaugh while they were in high school, adding that the drinking age in the District of Columbia was 18 at the time. 'She's not taking a position on this. How ...

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SA legalises personal, private cannabis use

SA legalises personal, private cannabis use

The Constitutional Court on Tuesday upheld a provincial court's ruling in a case involving Gareth Prince, who advocates the decriminalization of the drug. Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo handed dow...

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Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

Florence death toll rises to 25 as flooding continues

The storm stretched across at least six states, but the hardest hit were the Carolinas. The coastal city of Wilmington, North Carolina, remained cut off by flood waters early on Monday. Tens of thou...

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Hearing Monday on Brett Kavanaugh claims

Hearing Monday on Brett Kavanaugh claims

Despite Harris and other Democrats' urging, the FBI maintains that there is no potential federal crime taking place with regards to the Kavanaugh allegations. With Republicans narrowly controlling the...

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Kavanaugh & Christine Ford to Testify at New Hearing on Attempted Rape Allegation

Kavanaugh & Christine Ford to Testify at New Hearing on Attempted Rape Allegation

While the system may be in no better shape to soberly evaluate the claims, Hill said, the populace is at least better prepared to hear them . Meanwhile, a Republican US Senate committee chairman ha...

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State Government wants retirement villages included in royal commission into aged care

State Government wants retirement villages included in royal commission into aged care

A wide-ranging Royal Commission will explore the provision of residential and community aged care. Over the past year, one service provider on an average has been shut down monthly by the governme...

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United States expresses 'sorrow' over plane downed in Syria, Russia summons Israel envoy

United States expresses 'sorrow' over plane downed in Syria, Russia summons Israel envoy

Furthermore, the Syrian air defences should have known the Russian plane was in-bound, whatever the Israelis were doing. "By using the Russian plane as a cover , the Israeli pilots made it vulnerab...

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Donald Trump has 'insecurity of a teenage girl': John Kerry

Donald Trump has 'insecurity of a teenage girl': John Kerry

The U.S.is expected to reimpose sanctions on the Islamic regime's oil exports in November. Kerry's latest memoir Every Day Is Extra was published on September 4. Asked by a Republican lawmaker dur...

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Hillary: My Fears About Trump Were Not Overblown

Hillary: My Fears About Trump Were Not Overblown

Clinton lists "five main fronts of this assault on our democracy": an "assault on the rule of law"; "the legitimacy of our elections is in doubt"; "the president is waging war on truth and reason"; "T...

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FEMA Administrator defends Trump on Puerto Rico death toll study

FEMA Administrator defends Trump on Puerto Rico death toll study

Trump has insisted that 2,975 is an impossible figure, claiming in a tweet earlier this week that there had been "anywhere from 6 to 18 deaths" following the storm. Long is spearheading recovery eff...

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The Woman Accusing Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of Sexual Assault

The Woman Accusing Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of Sexual Assault

Without the emergence of new evidence, we will never know if Christine Blasey Ford's accusation against Brett Kavanaugh is true or not. Ford is willing to appear before Congress, and Conway urged ...

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Floods in Nigeria kill 100 people

Floods in Nigeria kill 100 people

Heavy rains, which caused the Niger River and Benue River to overflow have caused major flooding in Nigeria's southwest and central regions. Lojoka, the city at the rivers' confluence in Kogi state,...

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Ancient Sphinx discovered in Egypt, archaeologists reveal

Ancient Sphinx discovered in Egypt, archaeologists reveal

The previously discovered reliefs of King Ptolemy V were engraved in sandstone and inscribed with hieroglyphic and demotic writings, and upon their discovery, were transferred to the National Museum o...

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Trump Orders Declassification Of Documents In Russia Investigation

Strzok has come under fire for sending texts disparaging Trump as a presidential candidate. McCabe was sacked in March by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. It is also possible that the material will be ...

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US slashes number of refugees to 30K for next year

US slashes number of refugees to 30K for next year

NBC reporter Josh Lederman wrote on Twitter that in announcing the cuts, Mr. Pompeo noted a "case of an individual resettled in USA who was found to have ties to Islamic State group". That approach ha...

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Russia: Missile That Shot Down Flight MH17 Was Ukrainian

Russia: Missile That Shot Down Flight MH17 Was Ukrainian

The passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet-made missile over rebel-held eastern Ukraine in July 2014, killing all 298 people aboard. The tragedy caused an global outcry and deepened tensions betwee...

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Moon flies to Pyongyang for third inter-Korean summit

Moon flies to Pyongyang for third inter-Korean summit

Meanwhile, the United States and Russian Federation clashed Monday over enforcing U.N. sanctions against North Korea , with the USA ambassador accusing Moscow of "cheating" and Russia's envoy accusin...

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Russian Federation loses contact with aircraft with 14 on board in Syria

The state media reported that missiles targeted Latakia and Homs and Hama. Sean Robertson tells VOA on Syrian claims of engaging missile targets over #Latakia "I can unequivocally say this is not ...

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United States border agent Juan David Ortiz 'confesses to murders'

Ten days later, Ortiz said, he killed Claudine Ann Luera, 42, according to the affidavit. If not for the would-be victim's quick thinking, a supervisory Border Patrol agent accused in a string of k...

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