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Stefanik presses Sondland on role of Hunter Biden

Stefanik presses Sondland on role of Hunter Biden

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said he was trying to obtain transcripts of phone calls between Vice President Joe Biden and then-Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko from about a month before the fi...

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Trump says he'll pick new chief of staff within weeks

Trump says he'll pick new chief of staff within weeks

So far, the public hearings have shed damaging light on Trump's agenda with Ukraine . "The evidence is clear. that the president has used his office for his own personal gain and in doing so unde...

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Trump impeachment hearings focus on Ukraine pressure campaign in first day

Trump impeachment hearings focus on Ukraine pressure campaign in first day

They testify together Wednesday before the committee. An aide to a senior House Democrat told DailyMail.com on Wednesday that Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff , a California Democ...

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Sondland: "Everyone Was in the Loop" on Ukraine Quid Pro Quo

According to Sondland, efforts to pressure Ukraine to publicly announce an investigation into Burisma, the Bidens, and the 2016 election-all in exchange for the release of USA aid money and a meetin...

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Strong natural disaster shakes northern Thailand, Laos

Strong natural disaster shakes northern Thailand, Laos

Thailand's CK Power said the two hydropower dams it operates in Laos , the newly opened Xayaburi Power Plant and the Nam Ngum plant, were operating normally, unaffected by the quake. Information is ...

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Prince Andrew Quits Royal Public Duties Amid Jeffrey Epstein Scandal

Prince Andrew Quits Royal Public Duties Amid Jeffrey Epstein Scandal

Press PLAY below for more . Prince Andrew announced on Wednesday that he was canceling all public engagements. But the prince's woes are far from over. Andrew earned widespread derision during t...

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Suu Kyi to 'lead team' to Hague to fight Rohingya genocide case

Suu Kyi to 'lead team' to Hague to fight Rohingya genocide case

It said Suu Kyi will lead the team of global lawyers in her capacity as foreign minister. Another of the provisional measures requested is that Myanmar "does not destroy or make the evidence related...

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US Envoy Says Time Running Short for North Korea Deal

US Envoy Says Time Running Short for North Korea Deal

U.S. Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun said on Wednesday he believed the United States should continue to station troops in South Korea, when asked if he would continue to advocate...

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N.Korea says Kim will not meet Trump

N.Korea says Kim will not meet Trump

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden . The last round of working-level talks between the United States and North Korea in Stockholm suggested that both sides are ...

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House where Hitler was born to become police precinct

House where Hitler was born to become police precinct

Hitler was born in the house in 1889, and while he only lived there for the first few months of his life, it has become a significant site for neo-Nazis. Pommer had been renting the 8,600-square-foot ...

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Survey Shows Taliban Was The World’s 'Deadliest Terrorist Group' In 2018

Survey Shows Taliban Was The World’s 'Deadliest Terrorist Group' In 2018

However, the number of deaths caused by far-right terrorism in Western Europe, North America, and Oceania, has grown by 320 percent between 2014 and 2018. The Taliban was the world's "deadliest terr...

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Impeachment Hearing Opening Statements: Williams, Vindman, Volker, Morrison

Impeachment Hearing Opening Statements: Williams, Vindman, Volker, Morrison

The official Twitter account for the White House tweeted a negative quote from a former National Security Council official about Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman during the Ukraine expert's testimony ...

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Report indicates Pompeo will run for Kansas Senate seat

Report indicates Pompeo will run for Kansas Senate seat

A persistent buzz about Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stepping down to run for an open Senate seat in Kansas has built to a roar. As a result,"Pompeo is rethinking his calendar", according to the...

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Israel May Hold New Elections After Netanyahu's Rival Fails To Form Government

Israel May Hold New Elections After Netanyahu's Rival Fails To Form Government

For the first time in Israeli history, neither of the major parties have succeeded in putting together a governing coalition. There now begins a 21-day period in which Israeli lawmakers can nominate...

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Key witness Gordon Sondland to testify in impeachment hearings

Key witness Gordon Sondland to testify in impeachment hearings

Anyway, Trump's Wednesday morning conference was in reference to Sondland's claim that the president did, in fact, withhold military aide from Ukraine under the condition that president Zelensky inves...

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Schiff Breaks From Hearing

Schiff Breaks From Hearing

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a National Security Council official, testified alongside Jennifer Williams, a State Department official in Vice President Mike Pence's office. "The witness has testifi...

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Senate Unanimously Passes Hong Kong Bill Backing Protestors

Senate Unanimously Passes Hong Kong Bill Backing Protestors

It warned that " China will have to take strong countermeasures to defend our national sovereignty, security and development interests if the USA insists on making the wrong decisions", the statement...

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Russia, Palestinians Denounce US Support for Israel Settlements

Russia, Palestinians Denounce US Support for Israel Settlements

Nabil Amr, a former Palestinian diplomat, agreed that the US decision totally contradicts the global consensus that Israeli settlements are illegal and constitute an obstacle to peace and stability in...

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FBI Seeks Whistleblower Interview

FBI Seeks Whistleblower Interview

That's according to a person familiar with the situation, who insisted on anonymity to discuss the FBI's request with The Associated Press. No date for an interview has been set and it is not clear ...

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Trump says US is still talking to China on trade

Trump says US is still talking to China on trade

Trump hopes to resolve the outstanding complaints with Beijing trade practices, including forced technology transfer and intellectual property theft, while securing more Chinese purchases of USA agr...

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Democratic counsel's full follow-up questioning of Volker, Morrison

According to NBC , both gave their assessment of the phone call between the president and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on July 25. Morrision, Vindman and Williams. "Multiple witnesses have...

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Viral video shows woman rescuing koala from Australia wildfire

Viral video shows woman rescuing koala from Australia wildfire

The koala has been treated for his burns and is still in very serious condition. Sponsored by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Bear has found dozens of koalas in need and for resear...

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Justin Trudeau unveils new cabinet with focus on national unity

Justin Trudeau unveils new cabinet with focus on national unity

His appointment came as part of a broad cabinet shuffle for the Liberal government that also included naming Chrystia Freeland the deputy prime minister and intergovernmental affairs minister. Two...

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Foreign Secretary statement on Simon Cheng, 20 November 2019

Foreign Secretary statement on Simon Cheng, 20 November 2019

Cheng, 29, said that during his two-week imprisonment he was "hung, handcuffed and shackled" and beaten when he failed to comply. Cheng was forced to give a written confession for betraying the moth...

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Dogs kill pregnant woman in France during hunt

Dogs kill pregnant woman in France during hunt

Tests on 93 hounds - including some from the hunt as well as her own dogs - are ongoing to try and determine which were responsible for the attack. A PREGNANT WOMAN has been killed by a number of...

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Tories criticised over Twitter 'factcheckUK' rebranding

Tories criticised over Twitter 'factcheckUK' rebranding

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby on Wednesday warned that "we all have a responsibility to speak accurately, to challenge falsehoods when we hear them, and to be careful to separate facts from op...

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November 19th is International Men’s Day

November 19th is International Men’s Day

Instead of the usual jokes and withering commentary (in which I have freely and enthusiastically participated in the past, the target of those jokes of course being men who think IWD stands for Imps, ...

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Duterte bans vape use, imports

Duterte bans vape use, imports

The abrupt prohibition, revealed by Duterte late Tuesday, adds to a growing global backlash against a product once promoted as less harmful than smoking. About 24 percent of Filipinos were tobacco use...

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Trump spokeswoman: Obama aides left mean notes in White House

Trump spokeswoman: Obama aides left mean notes in White House

Not only is it the best office I've worked in at the White House , it's the best office on the complex. Grisham made the remarks during a radio interview at the White House's USMCA event earlier ...

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Russian Federation balks at Turkish idea of new Syrian military operation

Russian Federation balks at Turkish idea of new Syrian military operation

Russian Federation was bewildered on hearing of Turkey's new offensive. Turkey has repatriation and extradition agreements with the countries concerned but informs them before sending detainees ba...

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Senior KZN State advocate dies after accidental court shooting

Senior KZN State advocate dies after accidental court shooting

The weapon was allegedly in court to be used as evidence in a home robbery case, police spokesperson Brig. Senior State advocate Addelaid Ferreira-Watt died on 18 November 2019 after she was shot in...

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Boris, Corbyn to Square Off in First Debate of Election Campaign

Boris, Corbyn to Square Off in First Debate of Election Campaign

Addressing a conference of employers' group the Confederation of British Industry on Monday, Johnson promised to lead Britain out of the European Union on the scheduled date of January 31, saying th...

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Yemen’s Houthis release seized S. Korean, Saudi vessels: S. Korea Foreign Ministry

Yemen’s Houthis release seized S. Korean, Saudi vessels: S. Korea Foreign Ministry

Two of the three boats seized were South Korean, while the other was Saudi Arabian. A senior Houthi official told Reuters afterward that the group's forces had seized a "suspect vessel" in the Red...

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Navy could remove Gallagher from SEALs, even after Trump intervention

Navy could remove Gallagher from SEALs, even after Trump intervention

According to reporting by the New York Times and other United States media outlets, Chief Gallagher will appear before Navy leaders on Wednesday and is expected to be stripped of his membership of t...

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Sweden drops Assange rape investigation after 10 years

Sweden drops Assange rape investigation after 10 years

Assange was captured by authorities in Britain in 2010 following the rape allegations in Sweden . Persson said that she found the woman behind the accusation "credible and reliable", but that suppo...

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