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Melania Trump loses footing with elephant, but not with kids

Melania Trump loses footing with elephant, but not with kids

Afterwards she donned a white hat and took a short safari in Nairobi National Park, passing by zebras, giraffes and other animals. Melania Trump has fed baby elephants as she visits a national park ...

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Laquan McDonald: Verdict reached in Chicago police shooting

Laquan McDonald: Verdict reached in Chicago police shooting

Special prosecutor Joseph McMahon immediately asked the judge to revoke Van Dyke's bond and jail him after the Friday afternoon verdict. It's the first time in half a century that a Chicago police...

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India signs a $5 billion deal to buy Russian S-400s

India signs a $5 billion deal to buy Russian S-400s

This chopper deal has already been agreed upon through an inter-governmental agreement. "The thing to note is that sanctions will only come into place when India makes payments for these weapons whi...

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8-Year-Old Swede Finds Pre-Viking Era Sword

8-Year-Old Swede Finds Pre-Viking Era Sword

An eight-year-old girl went for a dip in a Swedish lake and returned wielding an Iron Age sword. "As she held it high, gravity bent the fragile, over thousand year old weapon, and it was then that ...

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Senate approves Kavanaugh nomination for final vote 51 to 49

Senate approves Kavanaugh nomination for final vote 51 to 49

But Collins's support is expected to give Kavanaugh enough votes to clear the Senate if the rest of the Republican caucus holds firm. On Thursday, 302 people were arrested and charged with unlawfull...

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Pakistan opposition leader arrested on corruption charges

Pakistan opposition leader arrested on corruption charges

Pakistan opposition leader Shahbaz Sharif was arrested Friday for graft on Friday, in the government crackdown. Hours after Sharif's arrest, dozens of his supporters rallied outside the offices of...

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Kavanaugh inches toward top court, some senators still unsure

Kavanaugh inches toward top court, some senators still unsure

Trump, himself accused by numerous women during the 2016 presidential election of sexual misconduct, tweeted his approval of the Senate vote on Friday, saying, " Very proud of the U.S. The dramatic...

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Trump will be forced to pay taxes

Trump will be forced to pay taxes

According to the Times , one of their key findings was a financial disclosure form from Barry's Senate confirmation proceedings in 1999 to be a federal appellate judge. The time-value of money, a bas...

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Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Denis Mukwege And Nadia Murad

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Denis Mukwege And Nadia Murad

The younger women, including underage children, were abducted and held as sex slaves. She managed to cross into Iraqi Kurdistan and found refuge in camps with other Yazidis. We want to keep our journa...

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November date set for Brexit court case

November date set for Brexit court case

Last month, Theresa May said MPs will have a choice between her proposed Chequers deal with the European Union and a "No Deal" exit based on standard World Trade Organization (WTO) terms, claiming B...

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Toddler Shreds $1000 in Cash Parents Were Saving

Toddler Shreds $1000 in Cash Parents Were Saving

The Belnaps have been saving up money for the previous year to pay Ben's parents back for University of Utah football season tickets. They started tearing the house apart to search for the cash - ...

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Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Nomination Heads To Key Senate Vote

Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Nomination Heads To Key Senate Vote

A final confirmation vote is expected Saturday. Democracy for America, a progressive PAC, said in a tweet it had tried to defeat Collins in 2014 and "we're committing, right now, to working with a...

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Trump administration unveils new counterterrorism strategy

Trump administration unveils new counterterrorism strategy

Using the phrase "radical Islamists" shows Mr. Trump's preference for targeting terrorists with a description that former President Barack Obama shunned as an unnecessary provocation. "The fact is t...

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UK Accuses Russian Military Intelligence of Orchestrating Global Cyber Attacks

UK Accuses Russian Military Intelligence of Orchestrating Global Cyber Attacks

Peter Wilson, UK ambassador in The Hague, said both the Foreign Office and Defence and Science Technology Laboratory at Porton Down were also targeted by a group of GRU military intelligence service ...

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Nobel Peace Prize awarded for efforts to end sexual violence in war

Nobel Peace Prize awarded for efforts to end sexual violence in war

Reiss-Andersen said she had shown "uncommon courage" in recounting her suffering on behalf of other victims. "A more peaceful world can only be achieved if women and their fundamental rights and s...

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Chicago officer tells of shooting black teenager

Chicago officer tells of shooting black teenager

Van Dyke also claimed that despite it running counter to his training, he wasn't aiming at the youth as he shot his gun, but at the knife. Police officials faced allegations of covering up the shooti...

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Pompeo heads to North Korea for nuclear talks

Pompeo heads to North Korea for nuclear talks

Rep. Kim Sam-hwa of the center-right Bareunmirae Party said it was every Korean's wish to establish a peace regime on the peninsula through North Korea's irreversible denuclearization. Citing his exch...

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Trump Accuses Soros Of Paying Women To Confront Flake

Trump Accuses Soros Of Paying Women To Confront Flake

President Donald Trump dismissed women protesting an appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as "troublemakers" and "rude...screamers" paid for by George Soros , evidenced by the fa...

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Former South Korean president gets 15-year term for corruption

Former South Korean president gets 15-year term for corruption

Lee, 76, a conservative politician and former Hyundai executive, served as president from 2008 to 2013, when most of the crimes took place. In the almost 90-minute televised trial session, the court...

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United States indicts 7 Russians for hacking nuclear power company

Seven Russian military intelligence officers with hacking anti-doping agencies and other organizations, the Justice Department announced at a press conference Thursday. A briefing in The Hague was s...

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Key senators undecided as Senate poised to vote on Kavanaugh

Key senators undecided as Senate poised to vote on Kavanaugh

Trump, himself accused by numerous women of sexual misconduct during the 2016 presidential race, wrote on Twitter on Friday that some of the anti-Kavanaugh protesters were "paid professionals", bu...

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The Head of Interpol Is Missing After a Trip to China

The Head of Interpol Is Missing After a Trip to China

He was last seen in Lyon , France , which is the headquarters of the worldwide police organization. "He did not disappear in France", a source close to the French inquiry told AFP news agency. His...

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Trump's 2nd Presidential Visit to Minnesota

Trump's 2nd Presidential Visit to Minnesota

New Hope resident Diane Seifert says this crowd proves Trump has the power to turn Minnesota red. Many of President Donald Trump's most notable quotes come from his rallies, and Thursday night...

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Nobel Peace Prize 2018 awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad

Nobel Peace Prize 2018 awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad

Mukwege said a fistula is one of the worst conditions a woman can experience. Norwegian Nobel Committee Chair Berit Reiss-Andersen announced the winners, who were chosen from among 216 nominated i...

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Republicans Push Kavanaugh's Confirmation-But More Americans Believe Ford Than Kavanaugh

Thousands of mainly female demonstrators marched on Thursday through the nation's capital, starting at the appeals court where Judge Kavanaugh now presides. "How did you get there? That's the only thi...

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GOP Sen. Jeff Flake criticizes Trump's 'appalling' mockery of Christine Blasey Ford

GOP Sen. Jeff Flake criticizes Trump's 'appalling' mockery of Christine Blasey Ford

Well, do you think it was - nope, it was one beer", Trump said , mimicking Ford's testimony last week to the Senate Judiciary Committee. "'How did you get home?' I don't remember". I don't like...

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Retired Justice Stevens calls Kavanaugh’s hearing performance disqualifying

Retired Justice Stevens calls Kavanaugh’s hearing performance disqualifying

In the 2014 book Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution , Stevens wrote glowingly of Kavanaugh. Thousands of anti-Kavanaugh protesters rallied outside the Supreme Court and e...

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Australia scraps tampon tax as new PM seeks to woo female voters

Australia scraps tampon tax as new PM seeks to woo female voters

Widely known as the " tampon tax ", the levy on sanitary products has drawn protests since the GST was introduced in 2000. The products to be made exempt are expected to include tampons, pads, menst...

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Russian hackers accused of targeting United Nations chemical weapons watchdog, MH17 files

Russian hackers accused of targeting United Nations chemical weapons watchdog, MH17 files

He said: 'If anyone had any questions in their mind about Russian military involvement in the Salisbury attacks , this will put to rest those doubts because we have evidence of the Russian milita...

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Who Talked To The FBI In The Kavanaugh Case - And Who Didn't?

Who Talked To The FBI In The Kavanaugh Case - And Who Didn't?

The remit of the FBI investigation came from the White House and some usa media reports have said it decided not to ask the FBI to interview Prof Ford or Judge Kavanaugh. Maine Senator Susan Co...

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