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Trump Says 'Big Progress' Is Being Made On Trade Deal

Trump Says 'Big Progress' Is Being Made On Trade Deal

China and the U.S. have been locked in a trade war for much of 2018, shaking world financial markets as the flow of hundreds of billions of dollars worth of goods between the world's two larges...

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Elizabeth Warren announces 2020 run for president against Trump

Elizabeth Warren announces 2020 run for president against Trump

She has called Trump's references "racist" and has pointed to news reports concluding that heritage played no role in her hiring as an academic. Warren enters a Democratic field that's shaping up as...

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Russia: Dozens missing after deadly apartment collapse

Russia: Dozens missing after deadly apartment collapse

Sixty-eight residents were still missing from the high-rise, home to some 120 people, Governor of the Chelyabinsk Region Boris Dubrovsky said in a post on Telegram, according to Tass. The blast rocked...

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Russia's FSB Detains US Citizen in Moscow During Spy Action

Russia's FSB Detains US Citizen in Moscow During Spy Action

A Russian national, Maria Butina, was also convicted in the United States for acting as an illegal foreign agent. No details of the detention or Whelan's alleged espionage activities have yet been...

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Tropical storm ‘Usman’ kills 22 in Philippines

Tropical storm ‘Usman’ kills 22 in Philippines

Landslides also killed four people in the nearby province of Sorsogon, two in Camarines Sur and three in Eastern Samar province, where the tropical depression made landfall on Saturday. "Most of ...

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SA paramedic killed in UAE helicopter crash - family

SA paramedic killed in UAE helicopter crash - family

According to one social media post, Roxburgh was an Advanced Life Support Paramedic working in the UAE alongside other South African paramedics. The National Search and Rescue Center expresses honest ...

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Moscow rejects Europe's demand to release Ukrainian sailors

Moscow rejects Europe's demand to release Ukrainian sailors

The Foreign Ministry in Moscow said in a statement Saturday that Russian Federation is maintaining access to the Sea of Azov under the terms of a bilateral agreement with Ukraine , adding that it r...

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United Nations says Yemen Houthis' redeployment in Hodeidah should respect Stockholm deal

United Nations says Yemen Houthis' redeployment in Hodeidah should respect Stockholm deal

Last week, a United Nations monitoring team, led by retired Dutch General Patrick Cammaert, arrived in Hodeidah to oversee the ceasefire that went into effect on December 18 amid accusations of brea...

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Boko Haram: Army warns Nigerians

Boko Haram: Army warns Nigerians

Nwachukwu said that the army had received reports indicating that some unscrupulous elements were instigating residents of Bama, Dikwa and Monguno to abandon their homes and relocate to Internally D...

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Strong quake strikes off Philippines, tsunami warning withdrawn

Strong quake strikes off Philippines, tsunami warning withdrawn

In an updated statement released on 3 p.m. local time, the institute lifted the tsunami warning, saying only minor waves associated with this natural disaster were recorded with a maximum height of ...

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'Heartbroken': Two-Year-Old Son Whose Yemeni Mother Overcame Travel Ban Dies

'Heartbroken': Two-Year-Old Son Whose Yemeni Mother Overcame Travel Ban Dies

Trump's travel ban targets people from six Muslim-majority countries, namely, Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen , Somalia and Chad. Swileh was prohibited from visiting her son in the hospital under Donald ...

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NC governor may pick election panel without GOP

NC governor may pick election panel without GOP

Mark Harris the victor of North Carolina's 9th Congressional District election ". But the direction of North Carolina's investigation into the allegations faced new obstacles Friday as the electio...

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Lion kills worker after escaping locked area at NC conservatory

Lion kills worker after escaping locked area at NC conservatory

The Conservators Centre in Caswell County said in a statement the lion was shot and killed on Sunday after it attacked the worker in an enclosure that was being cleaned. An escaped lion has killed a 2...

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Trump puts blame for child deaths at border on Democrats

THE FACTS: This account is not supported by timelines released by Customs and Border Protection or other accounts. Migrants , part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach...

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China's Xi Jinping calls on Donald Trump for trade compromise

Trump wrote on Twitter . China and the USA have been locked in a trade war for much of 2018, shaking world financial markets as the flow of hundreds of billions of dollars worth of goods betwee...

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Winter storms batter large swaths of US

Winter storms batter large swaths of US

The Highway Patrol says the vehicles crashed when visibility was reduced by blowing snow kicked up by a plow. "This was my little vacation". The Minnesota Department of Transportation said it might ...

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7 arrested for helping illegal-alien cop killer avoid police

7 arrested for helping illegal-alien cop killer avoid police

The suspect was identified as Gustavo Perez Arriaga and was arrested in Bakersfield, about 280 miles southeast of Newman, where Police Cpl. "This is a criminal illegal alien with prior crimina...

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Group of suspected migrants 'detained' on Kent beach

Group of suspected migrants 'detained' on Kent beach

Then, on Friday, two more boats carrying another 12 people - 11 of them Iranian - were intercepted off the coast of Dover. He has promised to do more to tackle the issue, saying it is of "grave conc...

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Anak Krakatau volcano now a quarter of its pre-eruption size

Anak Krakatau volcano now a quarter of its pre-eruption size

Antonius Ratdomopurbo, secretary of the geological agency, said: 'Since December 23, activity has not stopped, We anticipate a further escalation'. More than 420 people died in the waves that were t...

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Four Jaish militants killed in Pulwama district of Kashmir

Four Jaish militants killed in Pulwama district of Kashmir

The increasing presence of the outfit in the past couple of years has been dealt with by the security forces", Inspector General of Police SP Pani said. Around 10 protesters were injured, and one se...

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United Kingdom says new housing units in W.Bank 'unacceptable'

United Kingdom says new housing units in W.Bank 'unacceptable'

The settlements are communities inhabited by Israeli civilians and military and built in the territories conquered by Israel after the Six Day War in June 1967, in the West Bank, in East Jerusalem, ...

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Presidential tweets blame for shutdown, no talk of solutions

Presidential tweets blame for shutdown, no talk of solutions

Trump, who scrapped plans to spend Christmas at his private resort in Florida and stayed in Washington , has now also canceled his New Year's plans, Mulvaney said . With "non-essential" operations a...

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Hackers Stole The Data of North Koreans Living In The South

Hackers Stole The Data of North Koreans Living In The South

Hana centers are South Korea's resettlement agencies that work with defectors to introduce and acclimate them to life outside of the North Korean dictatorship. Numerous defectors have disappeared ...

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Chinese court says Canadian's 15 year sentence was too lenient

Chinese court says Canadian's 15 year sentence was too lenient

A Canadian man convicted of drug smuggling in China could face the death penalty after an appeals court found his initial 15-year jail sentence too lenient and ordered a retrial. But it was seen as re...

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America's oldest World War II veteran dies at 112

America's oldest World War II veteran dies at 112

He was there at Iwo Jima, where he said, "I only got out of there by the grace of God"'. Family, friends, and political leaders are mourning the loss of the nation's oldest WWII veteran. He lived on...

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China Jails Ex-Spymaster Ma Jian For Life Over Corruption

China Jails Ex-Spymaster Ma Jian For Life Over Corruption

Ma's case is linked to New York-based real estate tycoon Guo Wengui , who requested asylum in the US past year after he called out corruption in the Chinese Communist Party - something that did...

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Flights suspended at Hanover airport after auto breaches runway

Flights suspended at Hanover airport after auto breaches runway

The vehicle was searched and no unsafe items were found. No one was hurt in the incident. The security incident comes just over a week after German police announced they were tightening airport secu...

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UN calls for peaceful polls in Bangladesh

UN calls for peaceful polls in Bangladesh

Nurul Huda said as the campaigning blackout period began, according to the state-run BSS news service. Marina Begum's Bangladeshi election campaign ended prematurely in mid-December when pellets a...

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Bahrain confirms ongoing work of its embassy in Syria

Bahrain confirms ongoing work of its embassy in Syria

With military operations winding down in several parts of the country and the capital fully secure, Damascus is also working on breaking its physical isolation. Syria's attendance is still being negot...

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Trump, Democrats Play the Blame Game in 2nd Shutdown Weekend

Trump, Democrats Play the Blame Game in 2nd Shutdown Weekend

Mexican President Andrés Manuel Luís Obrador (AMLO) said Friday that his country is "always seeking a good relationship with the United States". "So we fully expect that until she is elected speaker a...

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