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Virginia Will Elect GOP to Top Posts in 2020

Virginia Will Elect GOP to Top Posts in 2020

On Saturday, Governor Ralph Northam held a disastrous press conference to address a horrifically racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook featuring a man in blackface sitting with a pe...

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Trump suggests border, shutdown compromise possible

Trump suggests border, shutdown compromise possible

The president often cites El Paso in arguing his case for building a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border to deter illegal immigration and crime. He agreed to reopen the government for three weeks witho...

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Ghana Intensifies Fight Against Female Genital Mutilation

Ghana Intensifies Fight Against Female Genital Mutilation

Wednesday is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation , and many organisations, led by the United Nations , are reaffirming their commitment to end what has been called ...

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Drug Bust: Police Warn Mexican Cartels Targeting Australia

Drug Bust: Police Warn Mexican Cartels Targeting Australia

Experts say today's record-breaking USA drug bust with methylamphetamine meant for Australia is proof the world's drug barons are targetting Down Under. "They are one of the major and most powerful or...

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Girl who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself jailed

Girl who encouraged boyfriend to kill himself jailed

She bombarded Conrad Roy with texts which prosecutors say led directly to his suicide. But New Bedford Juvenile Court in Bristol County originally indicted her as a youthful offender rather than a juv...

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Drivers warned to slow down as Storm Erik hits Donegal

Drivers warned to slow down as Storm Erik hits Donegal

The weather assessment team at Galway city council have analysed the latest information from Met Éireann and the OPW Tide & Surge site and have been in contact with the Galway Harbour master. Gard...

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Curvy Ugandan women named new tourist attraction

Curvy Ugandan women named new tourist attraction

The Ministry of Tourism has added curvy and sexy Ugandan women to the list of tourism products to attract tourists. The mother of two through her Twitter account said she was unaware of any Miss C...

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Acting AG Whitaker Will Testify Before House Committee After Earlier Refusing

Acting AG Whitaker Will Testify Before House Committee After Earlier Refusing

Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker is testifying before Congress for the first time Friday, with Democrats eager to press him on his interactions with President Donald Trump and his oversig...

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Thai PRINCESS joins race for Prime Minister in EXTRAORDINARY break from tradition

Thai PRINCESS joins race for Prime Minister in EXTRAORDINARY break from tradition

The announcement pits a royal-fronted party tied to the Shinawatras directly against a military party, whose own candidate was also announced Friday as junta leader Prayut Chan-O-Cha. Although her for...

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Trump Vows to Protect People of Faith

Trump Vows to Protect People of Faith

He adds, "America is a nation that believes in redemption". "Before you were born, I set you apart, '" he said. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized President Donald Trump for his harsh commen...

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Saudis 'seriously undermined' Turkey's Khashoggi inquiry, says United Nations expert

Saudis 'seriously undermined' Turkey's Khashoggi inquiry, says United Nations expert

Callamard added. The team was given access to the " chilling and gruesome audio material " obtained by Turkish authorities but hadn't had the opportunity to fully investigate it. His remains have no...

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Trump's State of the Union address

Trump's State of the Union address

He said the US has "the hottest economy anywhere in the world". A steadily increasing number of Republican lawmakers are urging the president against a national emergency declaration , anxious abou...

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Thailand blames Australia for arrest of Bahraini footballer

Thailand blames Australia for arrest of Bahraini footballer

Al-Araibi has lived in Australia for about five years with refugee status and Australian residency after fleeing what he described as torture in his native nation. "We ask that everyone refrain from p...

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Frozen cat rescued after being found unresponsive in Montana snow bank

Frozen cat rescued after being found unresponsive in Montana snow bank

The cat was brought in by its owners after being buried in snow, the Animal Clinic of Kalispell wrote on Facebook. As the temperature just barely registered double digits in Kalispell, Montana l...

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Newport keeper dashes off as wife goes into labour

Newport keeper dashes off as wife goes into labour

Second-half goals from Robbie Willmott and Padraig Amond helped Newport secure a deserved victory over Championship outfit Boro. Pep Guardiola has won the Premier League, League Cup and Community ...

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France recalls ambassador to Italy as tensions deepen

France recalls ambassador to Italy as tensions deepen

France is recalling its ambassador to Italy amid mounting tensions, after Di Maio met with French yellow vest protesters and offered to support their anti-government movement. He called for the two...

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Gay serial killer Bruce McArthur staged photos of corpses in fur coats

Gay serial killer Bruce McArthur staged photos of corpses in fur coats

Had the police arrived seconds later, the man, identified in court only as John, would have become the ninth victim of Bruce McArthur , a landscape gardener who committed eight murders in Toronto bet...

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United Kingdom security minister says hostage John Cantlie may still be alive

United Kingdom security minister says hostage John Cantlie may still be alive

FILE - This file image taken from video released on Wednesday Dec. 7, 2016 by the Islamic State's Amaq news agency, shows captive British photojournalist John Cantlie in what appeared to be central ...

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Trump reportedly spends 60 percent of schedule in unstructured

Trump reportedly spends 60 percent of schedule in unstructured "executive time"

In a statement to Axios , White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the schedules showed that "President Trump has a different leadership style than his predecessors and the results speak for th...

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Elizabeth Warren Indian heritage claim; RNC asks Texas to punish senator

Elizabeth Warren Indian heritage claim; RNC asks Texas to punish senator

Smith went on to blast Warren - and speculating as to whether she intentionally sought to gain an advantage by identifying as a Native American. "I can't remember anybody ever mentioning her in this c...

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Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents

Prosecutors subpoena Trump inaugural committee for documents

Zuberi has been a prolific political donor, largely to Democrats, including President Barack Obama and Trump's 2016 opponent, Hillary Clinton. The investigation is separate from special counsel...

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Tusk faces 'terrible trouble' over comments on 'place in hell' for Brexiteers

Tusk faces 'terrible trouble' over comments on 'place in hell' for Brexiteers

The European Council President has delivered a stinging attack on those who promoted Brexit with no plan to carry it out, saying there would be a " special place in hell " for them. The delay would ...

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Google launches new password and account protection tools

Google launches new password and account protection tools

Google-commissioned research from YouGov found that, for the most part, people in the United Kingdom are security conscious online when it comes to passwords. With data breaches on the rise, it's gr...

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Senate bucks Donald Trump, backs U.S

Senate bucks Donald Trump, backs U.S

According to the Washington Post, Salih also stressed that the Iraqi constitution forbids the use of Iraq as a base to threaten the interests or security of neighboring countries. Trump is in an ong...

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Vatican clarifies pope on issue of 'sexual slavery' of nuns

Vatican clarifies pope on issue of 'sexual slavery' of nuns

He was asked whether enough was done by the church hierarchy to address the problem. That community admitted in 2013 that the priest who founded it had behaved "in ways that went against chastity" w...

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Memory stick full of photos found in frozen seal poo

Memory stick full of photos found in frozen seal poo

Pulling it from the freezer, volunteer Melanie Magnan began the process of defrosting the leopard seal poo, which involves sifting the faeces. The institute is now offering to return the USB stick t...

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Guaido vs. Maduro - Who is backing Venezuela's two presidents

Guaido vs. Maduro - Who is backing Venezuela's two presidents

A statement from the Prime Minister's Office said Trudeau spoke to Guaido about the need for countries to send a clear message about "the illegitimacy of the Maduro regime" and to ensure that Vene...

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Taliban demand new constitution for Afghanistan at rare talks

Taliban demand new constitution for Afghanistan at rare talks

He also noted that representatives of the republic's government plan to meet with Russian Ambassador to Kabul Alexander Mantytsky on Tuesday. "It is conflicted. "The Afghan government is the core ...

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Texas Man Dies After Exploding Vape Pen Severs Major Artery

Texas Man Dies After Exploding Vape Pen Severs Major Artery

William Brown, from Fort Worth in Texas , was using the device in his vehicle outside the Smoke & Vape DZ store in North Fort Worth on January 27, just moments after purchasing it, according to h...

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Abrams calls for voting rights in response to Trump's speech

Abrams calls for voting rights in response to Trump's speech

In the Democratic response to President Trump's State of the Union , Stacey Abrams spoke out in favor of voting rights and against the government shutdown. Despite the objections of some advisers, Tr...

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