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Airlines application routes as US-Iran conflict

Airlines application routes as US-Iran conflict

Poland's national carrier, PLL LOT, said Saturday that it was changing routes to bypass Iran's airspace. Buta Airways, an Azerbaijani low-priced carrier, said Wednesday that it was not planning to...

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Iran launches missiles on Iraq base housing U.S. troops

Iran launches missiles on Iraq base housing U.S. troops

Denmark, which has about 130 soldiers in Iraq , said no Danish soldiers were wounded or killed in the attack on Ain al-Asad, the largest airbase where US-led coalition troops are based. "All I'm sa...

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Storms bring relief and danger to Australian wildfires

Storms bring relief and danger to Australian wildfires

A third of the island has been destroyed. Dickman said researchers didn't have population data for animals like bats, frogs, and invertebrates, making it hard to know how many had died. Tome...

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Lawmakers approve Brexit bill, United Kingdom on course for Jan 31 exit

Lawmakers approve Brexit bill, United Kingdom on course for Jan 31 exit

Opposition amendments are more likely to pass in the House of Lords, the unelected chamber where the government doesn't have a majority, but the Commons can strip them out again. Speaking ahead of tal...

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Pew survey, United States News & Top Stories

Pew survey, United States News & Top Stories

The survey held in 33 countries showed that a median of 64% say they do not have confidence in Trump to do the right thing while only 29% expressed confidence in the USA president. In some countries...

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Pelosi: I'll send impeachment articles to Senate 'when I'm ready'

Pelosi: I'll send impeachment articles to Senate 'when I'm ready'

She also said House Democrats would probably take the action soon. Some Democrats in the House and Senate have begun to voice impatience with the delay , saying that it was clear that Mr. Mr Trump ...

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Carlos Ghosn rips into Nissan and Japanese judicial system

Carlos Ghosn rips into Nissan and Japanese judicial system

Justice Minister Masako Mori said Ghosn's comments about Japan's criminal justice system were unfounded and she wanted to prevent his spreading an "erroneous" understanding overseas. He holds Brazil...

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Iran crisis: Commander says more air strikes were planned against US

Iran crisis: Commander says more air strikes were planned against US

Geng Shuang, a spokesperson of the Ministry, condemned the USA for pulling out of the agreement one-sidedly. One of prosperity at home and harmony with the nations of the world. "As facts unfold, you ...

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NASA Satellite Captures Kangaroo Island's Bushfire Burn Scars

NASA Satellite Captures Kangaroo Island's Bushfire Burn Scars

Hefty portions of the island are designated as protected areas, hosting animals such as sea lions, kangaroos, koalas, and various birds, including glossy black cockatoos, which have made a dramatic co...

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Man accused in Kevin Bacon’s death ordered to undergo forensic evaluation

Man accused in Kevin Bacon’s death ordered to undergo forensic evaluation

His auto was found near his home, with his belongings inside - including his phone, which allowed police to trace his likely location based on conversations with Latunski on the app. Bacon's body was ...

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US Warns Local Police of Iranian Terror Threats

Iran is no stranger to the world of cyber warfare , with the country being linked to attempted attacks on U.S. critical infrastructure and disseminate misinformation, according to last year's Wor...

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What US President Trump must do - Iran

What US President Trump must do - Iran

At the White House earlier Tuesday, national security adviser Robert O'Brien told "Fox & Friends", "I don't think Secretary Pompeo thought that this was the right time for Mr. He said that the adminis...

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The Latest Victims Of Australia's Record Drought: 10,000 Feral Camels

The Latest Victims Of Australia's Record Drought: 10,000 Feral Camels

The Australian authorities are planning to cull down thousands of feral camels to preserve the already scarce water sources in the Aboriginal district of Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara, report...

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No Americans were harmed in Iranian attacks

No Americans were harmed in Iranian attacks

Michael Pregent, a terrorism expert for the National Defense University, said it appears Iran deliberately missed hitting Americans in missile attacks in Iraq in order to avoid a "retaliatory strike b...

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New Zealand forest fire continues

New Zealand forest fire continues

There have been 55 Fire and Emergency firefighters on site today, as well as support workers and Pan Pac and Forest Management New Zealand fire staff. Firefighters and aircraft could not fight the fir...

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New air defences needed in wake of Iran attack, Canadian Army says

New air defences needed in wake of Iran attack, Canadian Army says

The US had appeared to inform Iraqi officials Monday that it was pulling out of the country with the leak of the unsigned letter drafted by the Marine general at the helm of the US-led coalition fig...

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UK PM Johnson condemns Iranian attack on military bases in Iraq

UK PM Johnson condemns Iranian attack on military bases in Iraq

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has insisted that questions surrounding the legality of the USA killing of Iranian Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani is "not for the United Kingdom to dete...

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Pompeo Not Planning Senate Run

Pompeo Not Planning Senate Run

Candidates have until June 1 to file for the Kansas Senate race, leaving a door open for Pompeo to reconsider. Pompeo, who was first in his class at West Level, is a former congressman who served for ...

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Watch Elizabeth Warren Struggle To Answer Whether Soleimani Was A Terrorist

Watch Elizabeth Warren Struggle To Answer Whether Soleimani Was A Terrorist

Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) "offered plenty of criticism for the President of the United States.but could not muster a cross word for Iran's terrorism mastermind", Quds Forces leader Qasem Soleimani ,...

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Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain's first coalition govt in decades

Sanchez sworn in as head of Spain's first coalition govt in decades

Spanish news sources say that incumbents in gambling will be hit with further limitations and amendments as the PSOE minority government agrees with a' governing pact' creating a socialist coalition w...

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Laura Tobin crashed into MP

Laura Tobin crashed into MP

Through the interview, Piers Morgan advised the MP to "get up". Mr Kelly called her a "pommy" during a rant on his Facebook page, saying that the meteorologist needs to "educate herself and learn ...

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Canada to move some troops from Iraq to Kuwait

An Iranian response has been anticipated for the deadly USA drone strike that killed Gen Suleimani and Iranian-backed Iraqi officials. Yet it is unclear how closely they cooperated. "They're allowed t...

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USA VS Iran: Nigeria Tops US President Donald Trump's Stronghold

A median of 41% across the 33 countries surveyed approve of this action, compared with 36% who disapprove, Pew said. These were some of the findings from a Pew Research Centre survey of almost 37,00...

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USMCA Pushes Forward, Heads To Senate Floor

USMCA Pushes Forward, Heads To Senate Floor

Toomey and Republican Senator Bill Cassidy of Louisiana also voted against the measure. But Grassley said that those committees may not take it up. Mr. The final vote could be delayed further if t...

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Two rockets land in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone

Two rockets land in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone

Two blasts have reportedly been heard in Baghdad, followed by the sirens of emergency services. The blasts come at an especially fraught time, as Iran launched missiles at US forces in Iraq overnigh...

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On impeachment, McConnell has a plan, and the votes

On impeachment, McConnell has a plan, and the votes

Q: What do you think of Sen. Hawley is proposing a 25-day deadline. Hawley and Graham are rightfully fed up, but Graham's proposal is the better one. Withholding these articles is no longer a viab...

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JNU attack: India police file case against injured student leader

JNU attack: India police file case against injured student leader

Police personnel are on "extra alert" on January 8 following mobilisation of students and teachers on the university campus, they said. Worse, the JNU administration and the police are under fire fo...

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Snow squall warning a prelude to 'significant' winter storm

Snow squall warning a prelude to 'significant' winter storm

Citing the National Weather Service , they also advised travelers to allow for extra time. The advisory is for Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Wyoming and southern Erie counties. "Winds gusting as high as...

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Severe weather could be coming to Hamilton this weekend

Severe weather could be coming to Hamilton this weekend

The weather agency said a low pressure system could bring rain, freezing rain and snow although it's not yet determined what areas will be most heavily impacted. Meteorologist Ryan Rozinskis said 25 m...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation gets 'some personnel' from Iraq

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation gets 'some personnel' from Iraq

The Canadian military's redeployment followed other Western nations concerned about the increasingly volatile standoff between the United States and Iran . Canadians have a military and diplomatic ...

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Shooting in Canada's Ottawa leaves one dead, 3 injured

Shooting in Canada's Ottawa leaves one dead, 3 injured

Police inspect the scene of a shooting in downtown Ottawa , Jan. 8, 2020. The Gilmour Street property is believed to be frequently used as an Airbnb. The incident was taking place about a half-mile...

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Mayor Cubbard rejects invitation to RIC commemoration

Mayor Cubbard rejects invitation to RIC commemoration

Speaking in Dublin, Independent Councillor Noeleen Reilly said: "We are firmly opposed to these murderous cretins being remembered in our city". The Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan says it is a ...

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Iran notified us of missile attack on USA troops’ base

Iran notified us of missile attack on USA troops’ base

But there's been no decision made to leave Iraq. "It should not have been released", Milley said. "We are taking the necessary preventive measures to protect our personnel". NATO, meanwhile, sai...

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Indonesia stands firm against Chinese claims in South China Sea region

Indonesia stands firm against Chinese claims in South China Sea region

It follows the deployment on Friday of around 600 personnel from the navy, army and air force to Natuna as the military launched what it called a regular patrol to secure the area due to the presenc...

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Taiwan airlines avoid Iran airspace

Taiwan airlines avoid Iran airspace

Earlier today, Iran launched at least a dozen missiles to a United States base in Iraq. Iranian state TV said it was in revenge for the USA killing of Revolutionary Guard General Qassem Solei...

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