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USA imposes sanctions on two Iranian Judges

USA imposes sanctions on two Iranian Judges

In a speech at the State Department on Thursday, condemned the Islamic Republic of Iran for its human rights violations, calling on the regime to treat the "open-minded, entrepreneurial, and amazing...

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Rudy Giuliani Says He Was Key Player in Ousting Yovanovitch

Rudy Giuliani Says He Was Key Player in Ousting Yovanovitch

Witnesses said that Trump was upset that Yovanovitch - whom the president denounced in a call to his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky - was an impediment to starting an investigation into the ...

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Russia, Ukraine Sign Preliminary Gas Transit Deal

Moscow and Kiev have signed a preliminary deal on the transit of Russian gas to Europe via Ukraine, after months of hard talks but ahead of the looming New Year deadline. Russian President Vladimir P...

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Australia experiences hottest day on record amid intense heatwave

Australia experiences hottest day on record amid intense heatwave

The hole between the 2 temperatures is now essentially the most highly effective in 60 years. Western Australia's capital, Perth, is experiencing its hottest December on record, with average tempe...

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ICC to probe 'war crimes' in Palestinian territories

ICC to probe 'war crimes' in Palestinian territories

Meanwhile, Israel's Attorney-General, Avichai Mandelblit, objected to the ICC's decision, saying that the court did not have the jurisdiction to put Israelis on trial for war crimes. Palestinians ...

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Former France Telecom boss and executives jailed for harassment

Former France Telecom boss and executives jailed for harassment

At the time, the newly privatised company was in the throes of a major reorganisation. The trial marked the first time that a big company has been tried on a charge of "collective moral harassment ...

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Idris Elba to receive Sierra Leone passport in first-time visit

Idris Elba to receive Sierra Leone passport in first-time visit

While Sierra Leone is home to chimpanzees, pristine beaches and surfing, the country is more widely known as the scene of a brutal war from 1991 until 2002, which was depicted in the film Blood Diamon...

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Baby Stolen from Chicago Hospital in 1964 ID'd as MI Man

Baby Stolen from Chicago Hospital in 1964 ID'd as MI Man

Two years later, Dora and Chester Fronczak adopted a child who was thrown in a shopping Mall in new Jersey. He discovered he wasn't the "real" Paul Fronczac after a DNA test. Dora Fronczak reportedl...

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Bangladeshi forum rallies in protest of Indian NRC-CAA

Bangladeshi forum rallies in protest of Indian NRC-CAA

According to the Hindustan Times , security forces in the capital have fired 450 teargas shells over the past five days. Clashes were also reported from the Gujarat capital Ahmedabad. Police set ...

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Missing Surveillance Footage Near Jeffrey Epstein’s Jail Cell Has Been Found

Missing Surveillance Footage Near Jeffrey Epstein’s Jail Cell Has Been Found

The circumstances surrounding his death have been scrutinized, and multiple issues have been reported surrounding the Metropolitan Correctional Center, the jail where Epstein was being held at the tim...

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Seizure-Inducing Videos in Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter Posts

Seizure-Inducing Videos in Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter Posts

The attacks deliberately targeted the Epilepsy Foundation's Twitter feed during National Epilepsy Awareness Month, a time period when the most people with epilepsy and seizure disorders would have b...

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Domestic Violence Shelter Shares 7-year-old’s Heartbreaking Letter to Santa

Domestic Violence Shelter Shares 7-year-old’s Heartbreaking Letter to Santa

The Fort Worth, Texas-based shelter explained in the post that Blake's mom discovered the handwritten letter in her child's backpack just a few weeks ago. Can you do that too?' "I sent a donation,...

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Mitch McConnell knocks Chuck Schumer’s witness request for impeachment trial

Mitch McConnell knocks Chuck Schumer’s witness request for impeachment trial

Trump's violations of the Constitution, even if that means Democratic control of the Senate and an expanded Democratic majority in the House", four leaders of the group, dubbed the Lincoln Project , ...

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It will cause Poland to leave the EU

It will cause Poland to leave the EU

However, in 2018 the ruling party changed the law so that the majority of judges sitting on the NCJ were appointed by the lower house of parliament, which is controlled by PiS. The current head of the...

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Fire crews brace for tough conditions across Australia

Fire crews brace for tough conditions across Australia

In a statement issued on Friday morning, Morrison said that he would return to Australia as soon as can be arranged. "To not be coming home after their shift is a tremendous grief and I applaud ...

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US President Donald Trump impeached

US President Donald Trump impeached

Almost all of the Democrats voted in favour of the charges, while every Republican voted against them. Trump, meanwhile, has been hoping the trial will serve as an opportunity for vindication, and c...

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98-Year-Old Prince Philip Hospitalized Again Right Before Christmas

98-Year-Old Prince Philip Hospitalized Again Right Before Christmas

The Queen did not change her schedule and left Buckingham Palace for Norfolk by train, to begin her traditional festive break at her private Sandringham estate, where the duke spends much of his ti...

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Family finds owl hiding in Christmas tree

Family finds owl hiding in Christmas tree

One Georgia family got more than they bargained for when they took home a Christmas tree and found a real-life owl hiding in its branches. At first, Newman said she thought India had just been s...

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China says Trudeau wasting time asking for Trump's help on detainees

China says Trudeau wasting time asking for Trump's help on detainees

Kovrig was detained last December along with Spavor, a fellow Canadian who had organized trips to North Korea, days after Huawei's Meng - daughter of Huawei's billionaire founder - was arrested by Can...

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United Kingdom on the brink of Brexit after lawmakers back Withdrawal bill

United Kingdom on the brink of Brexit after lawmakers back Withdrawal bill

Mr Johnson urged Parliament to come together and allow the "warmth and natural affection that we all share" for the UK's European neighbours to "find renewed expression in one great new national proje...

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Prince Philip hospitalized in London as 'precautionary measure'

Prince Philip hospitalized in London as 'precautionary measure'

Prince Philip retired from public life back in August of 2017. Admission it is a precautionary measure, on the advice of the doctor of His Royal Highness, "the statement said". Prince Philip and Qu...

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U.S. diplomat's wife charged over Harry Dunn's death

U.S. diplomat's wife charged over Harry Dunn's death

Harry's mother today said a "huge step" has been made in the family's attempts to "seek justice". However, Sacoolas' lawyer Amy Jeffress said in the statement that her client "will not return volunt...

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Trump unveils plan to import cheaper foreign drugs

Trump unveils plan to import cheaper foreign drugs

Groups representing pharmaceutical and biotech companies called the proposal a political gesture. The second pathway, which FDA outlined in the form of draft guidance, would let drugmakers impor...

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Impeachment vote called ‘unfair’ and ‘rushed’ by Mitch McConnell

Impeachment vote called ‘unfair’ and ‘rushed’ by Mitch McConnell

Senate Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he met with Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer but they failed to reach an agreement. "Frankly, I don't care what Republicans say", Pel...

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Trump Slams Magazine Calling For His Removal

Trump Slams Magazine Calling For His Removal

He has often hosted Christian leaders at the White House. Let me read you know what the president just wrote about you and your magazine. "Trump's evangelical supporters have pointed to hi...

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All charges dismissed against Joshua Boyle

All charges dismissed against Joshua Boyle

In his decision Thursday, Judge Peter Doody said both Boyle and Coleman lacked credibility and reliability. Boyle denied striking his wife or sexually assaulting her, saying they had "playful and er...

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Clive Lewis enters Labour leadership race

Clive Lewis enters Labour leadership race

Labour has faced a storm of criticism online for not contacting those who were booted out of the House of Commons by voters. Others who have said they are considering a pitch for the leadership incl...

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Florida parents charged with murder after baby starves to death

Florida parents charged with murder after baby starves to death

Florida State Attorney Amira Fox held a press conference Wednesday to announce that a Lee County grand jury has indicted the couple on charges of 1st degree murder, aggravated child abuse, aggravate...

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European Union court: Jailed Catalan leader was entitled to immunity as lawmaker

European Union court: Jailed Catalan leader was entitled to immunity as lawmaker

That immunity "entails lifting any measure of provisional detention imposed prior" to the election. In the case before the CJEU, both the European Parliament and the European Commission backed Spai...

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Flood warnings issued as Britain braces for weekend washout — BBC Weather forecast

Flood warnings issued as Britain braces for weekend washout — BBC Weather forecast

More advice can be found on the Met Office website. This is a pre-emptive flood alert. The flood watch will be in effect from Thursday evening through Sunday evening. The last of the warnings is...

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Lebanon's Hariri Arrives at Presidential Palace as PM Consultations Begin

Lebanon's Hariri Arrives at Presidential Palace as PM Consultations Begin

With a two-month-long protest movement still roiling, the Lebanese army took extra security measures in and around Beirut , as President Michel Aoun met with parliamentary blocs at the presidential...

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Chinese national arrested for trespassing at Trump's Florida resort

Chinese national arrested for trespassing at Trump's Florida resort

She is being held at the Palm Beach County jail. "There's an ongoing investigation right now and we're working on it", Palm Beach police spokesman Michael Ogrodnick said in a statement reported by v...

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House takes up Trump's impeachment ahead of historic floor vote

House takes up Trump's impeachment ahead of historic floor vote

And Nadler made clear that Clinton, the Democratic nominee for president in 2016, isn't in line to move into the White House. The Committee voted to approve the articles along party lines. Back then, ...

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Brexit department to close if United Kingdom leaves European Union next month

Brexit department to close if United Kingdom leaves European Union next month

As Corbyn voiced his apology for the crushing defeat his party suffered in the recent general elections, he claimed the Prime Minister's "Get Brexit Done" narrative will turn out to be a "falsehood"...

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President Putin Reveals Hardest Moments of His Tenure

President Putin Reveals Hardest Moments of His Tenure

Asked at his annual press conference whether the embalmed body of the first Soviet leader, who died in 1924, should be removed, Putin said his position had not changed but also criticised the way Leni...

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