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'Dicky Durbin totally mispresented what was said' at DACA meeting

'Dicky Durbin totally mispresented what was said' at DACA meeting

He was referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programme, which protects young people who came to the United States as children and are living here illegally. Martin Luther King Jr., o...

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Amid Jitters Over North Korea, Tokyo Conducts Public Missile Drill

Amid Jitters Over North Korea, Tokyo Conducts Public Missile Drill

Hiroyuku Suenaga, a Japanese government official, told volunteers after the Tokyo exercise: "A missile from North Korea would arrive in less than 10 minutes and the first alert would come about thre...

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Record Numbers Celebrate National School Choice Week

Record Numbers Celebrate National School Choice Week

Grand Prize victor Cabral Clements of Atlanta, Georgia attended an arts and sciences charter school out of district as a film student. He says it's up to the state to make a change. Shultz pointed o...

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Pope apologizes to sex abuse victims, but backs bishop

Pope apologizes to sex abuse victims, but backs bishop

Francis admitted that he put a stop to the plan, saying that if he accepted the resignations without evidence or "moral certainty" that Barros had done anything wrong, "I would be committing a crime o...

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Turkey Expects Swift Campaign Against US-Backed Kurds in Syria

Turkey Expects Swift Campaign Against US-Backed Kurds in Syria

He, however, called on all parties in the ongoing conflict to Syria's sovereignty and territorial integrity. "The brutal Turkish aggression on the Syrian town of Afrin can not be separated fro...

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Seoul demands N.Korea explain cancelled arts delegation visit

Seoul demands N.Korea explain cancelled arts delegation visit

Hyon is set to lead the North Korean art troupe that will go to the Pyeongchang Games, a development that came thanks to this month's face-to-face negotiations between Seoul and Pyongyang, the first...

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Lindsey Graham Slams Trump Aide, Says White Home Workers Making Negotiations 'Troublesome'

Scarborough asked Meacham if there were any historical parallels to the current government shutdown "where you have a 32-year-old aide [Stephen Miller] who takes a position that is extreme, that's an ...

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White House changes public voice mail to blame Democrats for shutdown

White House changes public voice mail to blame Democrats for shutdown

White House director of legislative affairs Marc Short on Monday said "significant progress" has been made with Democrats on the hot button issues at the core of the government shutdown . In the me...

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Unified Korea team to jointly enter opening ceremonies under Korean Peninsula flag

Unified Korea team to jointly enter opening ceremonies under Korean Peninsula flag

Officials from both North and South Korea have met multiple times in the last 10 days to discuss the Winter Olympics. North Korea plans to send another Olympic prep team to the South this week t...

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China tops trusted nation's list, India at third place, says survey

China tops trusted nation's list, India at third place, says survey

On a scale of 0 to 100, trust among the general USA population fell nine points to 43, placing it in the lower quarter of Edelman's 28-country Trust Index. "The root cause of this fall is the lack of ...

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Turkey will not step back from Afrin operation: Erdogan

Turkey will not step back from Afrin operation: Erdogan

The campaign has opened up a new front in Syria's complex civil war . He also said the USA has a MOU (memorandum of understanding) with Turkey where they let the US know of operations in Syria ...

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Debunking Flu Theories: What really gets you sick?

Debunking Flu Theories: What really gets you sick?

Flu afflicts people worldwide year-round, but is most prevalent in locations during winter seasons. MedStar has released some local flu statistics, and the information revealed that Tarrant County...

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Pence Announces US Embassy Will Move to Jerusalem Next Year

Pence Announces US Embassy Will Move to Jerusalem Next Year

Embassy in Jerusalem - and the embassy will open next year", he said . Abbas, who came to Brussels in search of European support amid a bitter row with Washington over US President Donald Trum...

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Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd

Bucks fire head coach Jason Kidd

Assistant coach Joe Prunty will take over on an interim basis, beginning with Monday's home game against the Phoenix Suns . The Milwaukee Bucks have moved on from the Kidd era. And until it click...

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Apple, Malala Fund Join Hands To Educate Underprivileged Girls

Apple, Malala Fund Join Hands To Educate Underprivileged Girls

Apple's involvement is expected to double the number of grants given to the Malala Fund, while extending funding programs to places like India and Latin America, the company noted in a press release. ...

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Malayalam actress Bhavana weds Kannada producer Naveen

Malayalam actress Bhavana weds Kannada producer Naveen

Attended only by some family members and close friends, the marriage was preceded by a Mehendi ceremony on Sunday. Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra , who is busy in the shoot for the third season o...

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White House Changes Public Voicemail to Blame Democrats for Holding Government 'Hostage'

White House Changes Public Voicemail to Blame Democrats for Holding Government 'Hostage'

Have a message for the White House during the government shutdown? Update: Experts tell Quartz that the White House phone line probably doesn't violate the Hatch Act , but it may contravene the...

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Doctor Reveals Trump's Overall Health And Weight Loss Goals

Doctor Reveals Trump's Overall Health And Weight Loss Goals

Ronny Jackson conducted a battery of tests. However, Jackson did say that the president asked to do a general cognitive assessment . The writer is a physician . Contrast that to President Trump...

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Supreme Court to hear Rajasthan, MP govts' appeals against Padmaavat release

Supreme Court to hear Rajasthan, MP govts' appeals against Padmaavat release

Senior advocate Harish Salve, appearing for Viacom 18, the producer of the movie, opposed any urgent hearing on any such interim application. It also restrained other states from issuing any such noti...

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Pennsylvania Supreme Court Gives Democrats a Boost in 2018 Midterms

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Gives Democrats a Boost in 2018 Midterms

The court banned the current map of 18 House districts from being used again, and ordered that a proposed new map be submitted to the court by February 15. While Pennsylvania has roughly equal numbers...

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Turkey launches ground incursion into Kurdish-held northern Syria

Turkey launches ground incursion into Kurdish-held northern Syria

Azerbaijan understands Turkey's concerns about terrorist threats to its security, head of Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry's press service Hhikmet Gadzhiev said in a comment on Turkey's Olive Branch o...

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Palestine looks to European Union to broker peace talks

Palestine looks to European Union to broker peace talks

He added it is "very important" to find a way to move forward with a two-state solution in the conflict between Israel and the Palestinian state in what he described as "a very critical point" for...

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Update 1 Injured in Italy, Texas school shooting

Update 1 Injured in Italy, Texas school shooting

Italy High School had 281 students previous year, according to the Texas Tribune , with students enrolled from grades 6-12. The sheriff's office tweeted just before 8:30 a.m. It was later determ...

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America's global leadership image took a big hit past year

America's global leadership image took a big hit past year

The President's approval rating improved 10 percentage points among conservatives and 7 points among independents, mostly among those who lean toward the Republican Party. Some of the biggest declines...

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George Weah sworn in as new president

George Weah sworn in as new president

According to face2faceafrica, Some football stars including Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o and Nigeria's Sunday Oliseh and Taribo West also made their way to the historic ceremo...

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