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White House applauds Senate's budget deal

White House applauds Senate's budget deal

The White House's Office of Management and Budget "is now preparing for a lapse in appropriations", an OMB official said on condition of anonymity, calling on lawmakers to get the measure to President...

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North Korea tries to steal Olympic thunder with missiles on parade

North Korea tries to steal Olympic thunder with missiles on parade

German athletes go through a security screening during previews ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, Feb. 6, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. Before departing Japan for Korea ea...

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Senate reaches budget deal

Senate reaches budget deal

The White House said Thursday (Feb 8) it was preparing for a USA government shutdown as Congress hit a stumbling block in its efforts to pass a stopgap spending bill before midnight. "Why can't ...

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Syrian air defense destroys Israeli missiles targeting military position in Damascus

Syrian air defense destroys Israeli missiles targeting military position in Damascus

The United States called on Syria and Russian Federation to end their bombardment of a rebel-held enclave on Thursday as a monitor said that four days of ferocious air strikes have killed more tha...

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Mattis to meet Turkish Defense Minister Canikli in Brussels to discuss Syria

Mattis to meet Turkish Defense Minister Canikli in Brussels to discuss Syria

The Turkish and Russian leaders agreed Thursday to hold a trilateral meeting with Iran on Syria , in Istanbul, according to a presidential source . According to Anadolu Agency, the operation Olive...

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House Intel Republicans Plan to Partition Aides From Dems

House Intel Republicans Plan to Partition Aides From Dems

Some Republican members of the committee said they were unaware of the plans for the wall. Rep. Several Republicans on the committee were not apprised of the plans for the wall, but mused to CBS ...

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Coutinho scores as Barcelona reaches 5th straight Copa final

Coutinho scores as Barcelona reaches 5th straight Copa final

Ernesto Valverde 's charges hold a 1-0 lead from the first leg at the Camp Nou, leaving Los Che in a chasing position as they welcome Barca to the Mestalla Stadium. Suarez also set up the second goal,...

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Palestinian teen dies in Israeli West Bank arrest raid

Palestinian teen dies in Israeli West Bank arrest raid

Over the weekend security forces surrounded the village of Burqin west of Jenin in the northern West Bank and arrested five Palestinians, including three brothers from the Jarrar family. Two Pales...

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Chinese Police Are Using Facial Recognition Sunglasses for Surveillance

Chinese Police Are Using Facial Recognition Sunglasses for Surveillance

According to The Verge, 26 individuals traveling under false identities have also been arrested thanks to the new facial recognition sunglasses technology. The sunglasses are controlled by a con...

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Faith is

Faith is "central to American life and liberty"

He spoke of the heroism of ordinary Americans and first responders who dove into flood waters after hurricanes, firefighters who braved smoke and flames during the California wildfires and responded t...

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Merkel strikes power deal with Social Democrats for German coalition

Merkel strikes power deal with Social Democrats for German coalition

If approved, the deal could add four more years of power for Merkel, who has already served for more than 12 years as Germany's leader. Merkel's CDU is holding a party congress February 26 to endors...

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Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

Police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation

Idsinga said more charges against McArthur, are expected - who is now facing five counts of first-degree murder. Police officers guard the grounds of a house they searched, after a landscaper was ac...

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North Korea says it's not interested in meeting US VP Mike Pence

USA officials declined to provide details of the expected sanctions . North Korea made headlines by agreeing to send a delegation to participate in the quadrennial sporting event, which is bein...

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A look inside the DMZ between North and South Korea

A look inside the DMZ between North and South Korea

South Korean activists protested Thursday as a North Korean orchestra gave a sold-out performance on the eve of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . We got close to the North inside of negotiation h...

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Samsung caught in storm over phones for Iran's Olympic team

Samsung caught in storm over phones for Iran's Olympic team

But critics say the North is taking advantage of the Pyeongchang Games in a diplomatic drive to weaken sanctions imposed on it over its banned nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. Kim Jong Un and...

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Opposition demand to disclose Rafale deal details unrealistic, says defence ministry

Opposition demand to disclose Rafale deal details unrealistic, says defence ministry

The MoD also reminded the Opposition that it was under the rule of the Congress government that there an alarming decline in IAF's fighter strength. The Government asserted that the demand to disclo...

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George W. Bush: It's Pretty Clear That Russia Meddled In 2016 Election

George W. Bush: It's Pretty Clear That Russia Meddled In 2016 Election

Our democracy is only good if people trust the results. Last year, for example, he said that Russian President Vladimir Putin was being completely honest when he insisted that he didn't order th...

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Cardin Introduces Bill That Would Ban Military Parades

He also told CNN that a parade risks being "kind of cheesy and a sign of weakness" if it's just about showing off military muscle. He was impressed by a French military parade in Paris on Bastille Day...

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Last Two ISIS 'Beatles' Captured in Syria

Last Two ISIS 'Beatles' Captured in Syria

The men were part of a group of four militants known as " The Beatles " for their British accents and have been named as Alexanda Kotey , 34, and El Shafee Elsheikh , 29, reports the New York Times...

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Antonio Conte gives Chelsea players three days off after Watford defeat

Antonio Conte gives Chelsea players three days off after Watford defeat

This season, Manchester City are rampant in their pursuit of the title while Chelsea are self-destructing with four consecutive draws to start the year and three defeats in their last four matches...

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Venezuelan elections to go ahead in April

Venezuelan elections to go ahead in April

According to Medina, the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said it was willing to sign a document that was previously negotiated between the two sides, but the opposition came with a...

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Woman found holding her eyeballs outside Upstate church, deputies say

Woman found holding her eyeballs outside Upstate church, deputies say

Elizabeth Hiott, who works at the South Main Chapel and Mercy Center , told WYFF that she was inside the building when someone yelled for her to call 911. The 19-year-old was flown to a hospital in...

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House panel scheduled to interview Bannon Tuesday

House panel scheduled to interview Bannon Tuesday

Among the options available if Bannon continues to refuse to comply with the committee's subpoena is a contempt finding against him. One of the sources said the White House had not authorized Ba...

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Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said airstrikes pounded opposition-held suburbs east of Damascus on Tuesday, killing at least 35 people. The statement comes amid a wave of escalating viole...

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North Korean hackers said possibly behind massive Coincheck heist

North Korean hackers said possibly behind massive Coincheck heist

The North Korean delegation will also include Kim Yong Nam , the country's nominal head of state , and Choe Hwi, chairman of the country's National Sports Guidance Committee. US officials have grown...

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