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Forget the SOTU Address: Trump Wants a Military Parade

Forget the SOTU Address: Trump Wants a Military Parade

The Post reported that Trump officials have discussed various dates for a parade - including Memorial Day and July 4 - but that, according to the unnamed military official, the Pentagon favors...

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Most Republicans believe the FBI is

Most Republicans believe the FBI is "working to delegitimize Trump"

The vote on the Democrats' memo took place exactly one week the committee voted along party lines for the public release of a contentious memo on alleged surveillance abuses authored by staffers of ...

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Duterte Sends Demolishing Message to Car Smugglers (VIDEO, PHOTO)

Duterte Sends Demolishing Message to Car Smugglers (VIDEO, PHOTO)

An announcer listed the year and make of vehicles as roofs caved in and hoods collapsed. Duterte's tactics in cracking down on crime have at times drawn global criticism. This is to generate additio...

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I'd love to see a shutdown

I'd love to see a shutdown

The third-ranking House Republican , Representative Steve Scalise, said negotiations over the debt ceiling are being coupled with talks to reach a deal on this year's spending limits for defense and ...

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IOC to review overturned ban on Russian athletes

IOC to review overturned ban on Russian athletes

Pat Fiacco, a member of AIBA's executive committee, said: 'We are working in partnership with the IOC to ensure that we correct all of the mismanagement issues from the previous AIBA leadership th...

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Korean Air Force Jet Skids off Runway at Singapore Air Show

Korean Air Force Jet Skids off Runway at Singapore Air Show

Changi Airport Group said he was treated before being discharged from medical facilities at the airport. "It burst into flames, though most at the rear". He cited the proposed 14 billion pounds ($19....

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McCain, Coons Propose Bipartisan DACA Compromise

McCain, Coons Propose Bipartisan DACA Compromise

Early morning on February 5, Trump took to twitter . As Congress works to avoid a shutdown at midnight Thursday, the question remains whether House Democrats will approve of a spending agreement if...

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FISA Memo Not What Trump Says it is, Some Republicans Say

Trump, who denies collusion between his campaign and Moscow, and has dismissed the Russian Federation probes as a witch hunt, used social media to express his views on the memos. The vote will send th...

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Dow Plunges 1175 Points in the Worst Day for Stocks Since 2011

Dow Plunges 1175 Points in the Worst Day for Stocks Since 2011

James Bateman, CIO, multi-asset at Fidelity International, said increasing rates too quickly or too slowly could "spook equity markets" and cause the rout to run further. The British FTSE 100 index ...

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South African rand firmer as pressure mounts on Zuma to quit

South African rand firmer as pressure mounts on Zuma to quit

Mr Zuma's presidency has been overshadowed by allegations of corruption. Deputy President Ramaphosa is in pole position to win an election next year and many in the party want Zuma out so that Ram...

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Panel OKs release of Democrats' Russia memo

Panel OKs release of Democrats' Russia memo

The memo confirms the FBI's counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign began in July 2016, months before the surveillance warrant was sought, and was "triggered" by information conc...

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Orchestral manoeuvres: North Korean Olympics ferry tacks past sanctions

Orchestral manoeuvres: North Korean Olympics ferry tacks past sanctions

During his stay in Japan through Thursday, Pence will also meet with Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso, according to Japanese officials. "Russia, China and North Korea are growing their stockpiles, inc...

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Page Referred to Himself as 'Advisor' to Kremlin Staff in 2013 Letter

Page Referred to Himself as 'Advisor' to Kremlin Staff in 2013 Letter

Page said during the ABC News interview on Tuesday that he "never spoke" with Trump "any time in my life". Page has said that he's never spoken to President Donald Trump despite his status as ...

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Opposition boycotts RS over differences with Chairman

We are not intruding into Question Hour or government business. He alleged that various issues happening in the period between proceedings of two days are meant to be raised during Zero Hour , but ...

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As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

As Trump zeros in on China imports, Beijing launches own trade probe

The ministry did not immediately announce any new tariffs on the grain, though, and the results of the dumping investigation are not expected until next February. The Ministry of Commerce announced th...

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John Kelly:

John Kelly: "Lazy" immigrants didn't sign up for DACA

Kelly assured reporters that immigrants who are in the USA illegally with no criminal background would not be targeted for deportation and would likely stay "out of anyone's scope". The White House ch...

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Stagecoach Plans South Eastern Bid As It Wins West Coast Franchise

Stagecoach Plans South Eastern Bid As It Wins West Coast Franchise

But dwindling passenger numbers and a tougher than expected economic climate thanks to Brexit has meant the operator "got its numbers wrong" to use Mr Grayling's words. "Failing train companies should...

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Child who died went on porch when dad fell asleep

Child who died went on porch when dad fell asleep

According to detectives, Wynter's mother left for about two hours to run errands and left the little girl and her 4-year-old brother at home with their father. She was surprised when police officers k...

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Cops: Suspect in Fatal Colts Crash Gave Us Fake Name

Cops: Suspect in Fatal Colts Crash Gave Us Fake Name

According to ESPN , Gonsales does not live in the United States legally. The report further stated that investigators were of the belief that Monroe stopped the auto as Jackson was not feeling wel...

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Bannon Will Be a No-Present for Home Intel Interview

Bannon Will Be a No-Present for Home Intel Interview

Steve Bannon , the former chief strategist to President Donald Trump, is scheduled to speak with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators next week as they probe possible obstruction of justice ...

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Russia Orders Warplanes In Syria To Fly Higher After Jet Shot Down

The Kremlin spokesman declined to comment on Russian senator Igor Morozov's statement, in which he said that the man-portable air defense system used for downing Russia's Sukhoi Su-25 fighter jet, h...

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Who is Esmond Bradley Martin? Prominent ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya

Who is Esmond Bradley Martin? Prominent ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya

Save the Elephants founder Iain Douglas-Hamilton said: "Esmond was one of conservation's great unsung heroes". Esmond was known for his influential and groundbreaking work in tackling the global ill...

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4 magnitude quake in Taiwan topples hotel

4 magnitude quake in Taiwan topples hotel

The quake struck early in the morning near the eastern city of Hualien. There was no immediate confirmation of deaths or injuries. The quake took place at a depth of 1km (0.6 miles), the report sa...

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We will pardon suffragettes, Corbyn tells special shadow cabinet meeting

We will pardon suffragettes, Corbyn tells special shadow cabinet meeting

In some cases they are written out of history altogether - which is especially true of the women who fought against having the vote. Though numerous leadership were from upper and middle classes man...

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South Africa contemplating delaying state of the nation…

South Africa contemplating delaying state of the nation…

The rand, which has tended to strengthen on signs that Mr Zuma could step down before his second term as president ends next year, was slightly firmer yesterday. The speaker of parliament had schedule...

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