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Ivanka Claims She Didn't Know Private Email Use Was Bad

Ivanka Claims She Didn't Know Private Email Use Was Bad

First daughter and White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump . House Republicans created a special committee to investigate the deadly 2012 attacks on US facilities in Benghazi, Libya, and it was tha...

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Donald Trump's asylum ban blocked by federal judge

Donald Trump's asylum ban blocked by federal judge

Migrants -mostly Hondurans- taking part in a caravan heading to the USA, rest at the Asuncion temple -fitted out as a temporary shelter- in Puebla, Puebla state, Mexico, on November 4, 2018. The pre...

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Elevator in Chicago skyscraper fell 84 floors before passengers saved

Elevator in Chicago skyscraper fell 84 floors before passengers saved

A lift inside one of Chicago's tallest buildings plunged down 84 floors, trapping six people inside for about three hours on Friday (Nov 16), reported local United States media. The building, offici...

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Texas girl, 6, strangled baby brother as dad shopped

Texas girl, 6, strangled baby brother as dad shopped

Middleton told authorities he had given his kids snacks, put on a movie, and left the air conditioner running while he went shopping. He initially told investigators he was only in the store for 30 ...

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Tijuana Residents Don't Want The Migrant Caravan In Tijuana (HBO)

Tijuana Residents Don't Want The Migrant Caravan In Tijuana (HBO)

The first round of troops will be sent home in this week, Army Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan told Politico Monday. Long lines backed up in Tijuana, where many people have to cross the border to work...

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Trump’s comment about raking to prevent wildfires gets lambasted by Finns

Trump’s comment about raking to prevent wildfires gets lambasted by Finns

After landing in Yuba County, near the Camp Fire aftermath, around 1pm Eastern time , Trump was given a 30-minute helicopter tour of the area flying through the thick haze of smoke then headed ou...

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Dead, 60 Injured in Bombing at Kabul Wedding Hall

The people had gathered to celebrate the Prophet Muhammad's birthday, authorities said, and preliminary information shows the explosion may have been a suicide attack. No one immediately claimed the a...

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President Trump coming to Biloxi ahead of U.S. Senate runoffs

President Trump coming to Biloxi ahead of U.S. Senate runoffs

President Donald Trump will return to MS to support Republican Senate candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith in her runoff against Democrat Mike Espy . Hyde-Smith, who is locked in a battle with Mike Espy had ...

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Man dies from heart attack after stingray barb strikes his stomach

Man dies from heart attack after stingray barb strikes his stomach

Tasmanian Police said: "He was removed from theatre by friends prior to the arrival emergency services". He was swimming alone and close to shore when the attack happened. Mayor of Clarence, Doug Ch...

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Bill Browder criticises Russia's Interpol candidate

Bill Browder criticises Russia's Interpol candidate

Sergei Magnitsky, a lawyer who claimed Russian officials had stolen 5 billion rubles ($73.4 billion) in 2008, worked for Browder's company. He died a year later in a Moscow prison, after he was repo...

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US Envoy Hopes for Peace Deal With Taliban in 2019

US Envoy Hopes for Peace Deal With Taliban in 2019

Ambassador Khalilzad cautiously expressed optimisms regarding the reconciliation between the Afghan government and Taliban and said he expects a breakthrough until April of 2019, qatar news agency rep...

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One dead and six injured after train derails in landslide near Barcelona

One dead and six injured after train derails in landslide near Barcelona

Rescue workers raced to the scene to free passengers on board the train following the incident. Two carriages of a convoy of six came off the tracks at 6:15 am (0515 GMT) near the town of Vacarisses...

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China's Xi Jinping Pays His First Visit to the Philippines

China's Xi Jinping Pays His First Visit to the Philippines

Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said Xi's visit to the country will be a turning point in the history of both countries. Xi's visit to the Philippines is the first by a Chinese president in...

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The truth about Donald Trump's Bin Laden 'prediction'

The truth about Donald Trump's Bin Laden 'prediction'

Trump's attacks on the media were the "greatest threat to democracy" in his lifetime. Trump sought to undermine McRaven's words by denying them the imprimatur of a decorated former four-star spec...

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UK Foreign Minister Goes To Iran To Discuss Nuclear Deal

UK Foreign Minister Goes To Iran To Discuss Nuclear Deal

Mr Hunt, who is due to arrive in Iran on Monday, said: "More than anything, we must see those innocent British-Iranian dual nationals imprisoned in Iran returned to their families in Britain". Johns...

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Spain demands Gibraltar veto in Brexit deal

Spain demands Gibraltar veto in Brexit deal

Foreign minister Josep Borrell insisted that talks about the territory were "separate negotiations". 'And that is what must be made clear. Madrid is concerned it would in effect extend any deal on...

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Trump Attacks Admiral McRaven, Who Led Osama bin Laden Raid

Trump Attacks Admiral McRaven, Who Led Osama bin Laden Raid

McRaven warned that Trump's attacks on the media are the "the greatest threat to democracy". McRaven has since stepped down from the university post, citing health reasons. As for Trump's claim th...

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Airbnb to take rentals in Israeli West Bank settlements off website

Airbnb to take rentals in Israeli West Bank settlements off website

Palestinian official Saab Erekat wrote to Airbnb's CEO in January 2016 asking the company to end its relationship with Israeli settlements, and Human Rights Watch called on all businesses to cut ties ...

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U.S. briefly shuts Mexico border crossing

U.S. briefly shuts Mexico border crossing

President Trump, apparently frustrated with footage of the USA border fence in Tijuana, Mexico, tweeted a photo Monday afternoon of a new and improved version. "We are fleeing violence", said Josue Ca...

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Houthi rebels say they want to freeze military operations in Yemen

Houthi rebels say they want to freeze military operations in Yemen

A senior leader of Yemen's Shiite rebels says the group will halt rocket fire into Saudi Arabia for the sake of peace efforts. At the weekend, we said that we were expecting further clarification....

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Sixteen Dems Sign Letter Promising To Oppose Pelosi

Sixteen Dems Sign Letter Promising To Oppose Pelosi

Pelosi spent Friday meeting with some of these incoming freshmen, a continuation of outreach she has been conducting since House Democrats prevailed in the midterm elections. But making a deal with Re...

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Shots fired near Mercy Hospital

Shots fired near Mercy Hospital

The circumstances of the shooting were not immediately clear. The officer was in critical condition, but "receiving excellent care", he said. Officers are responding after reports of shots being f...

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Northern California's Air Quality The Worst In The World Due To Fires

Northern California's Air Quality The Worst In The World Due To Fires

The smoke is being carried by winds from the Camp Fire in Butte County, now the deadliest and most destructive fire in California history. Much of the smoke in Northern California is coming fr...

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Senate Dems File Suit Arguing Whitaker's Appointment Is Unconstitutional

Senate Dems File Suit Arguing Whitaker's Appointment Is Unconstitutional

Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Mazie Hirono of Hawaii and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island, according to the Daily Beast . Amid concerns Whitaker was chosen to protect Trump from the Russian ...

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Chris Watts to be sentenced Monday for killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

Chris Watts to be sentenced Monday for killing pregnant wife, 2 daughters

Christopher Watts pleaded guilty on November 6 to three charges of murder in the deaths of his wife, Shanann Watts, and their young daughters. "The man seated to my right smothered his daughters",...

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Couple killed in fatal crash on wedding day

Couple killed in fatal crash on wedding day

The city of Fanwood, N.J., where Schurtz grew up and her mom formerly served as a city councilwoman, announced her death on Facebook over the weekend. "She will be remembered for her voracious appet...

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Defiant White House vows to once again suspend CNN’s Jim Acosta

Defiant White House vows to once again suspend CNN’s Jim Acosta

But hours after Acosta returned to the White House grounds on Friday and began reporting on his beat, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and deputy chief of staff for communications Bi...

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Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat

Israel's Netanyahu survives early poll threat

Netanyahu's meeting on Sunday with Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon, a key coalition partner who has also pushed for early elections, was seen as a last attempt to prevent the collapse of the coalition -...

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Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

I'm glad you're finally quoting it correctly because they like to leave the fake news out". "But this is Veterans Day", he said to Trump. "Can I go higher than that?" "They made a big deal" of his n...

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Finland President Says He Talked Forest Surveillance, Not Rakes, With Trump

The Finnish President told the newspaper that he meant to convey that although Finland is covered by forests, the nation has a good monitoring system which has helped to prevent catastrophic wildfi...

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