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After Tillerson, the Iran Deal Hangs By a Thread

After Tillerson, the Iran Deal Hangs By a Thread

We know that Haspel oversaw the torture of terrorism suspects in a " black site ", a secret American overseas prison. She also was among those officials involved in the decision to destroy video of in...

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Students walk out of schools nationwide to protest gun violence

Students walk out of schools nationwide to protest gun violence

Students spoke, and then the names of the victims, along with short biographies, were read. Schools were locked down and guarded by police as the students spent 17 minutes outside to remember those ...

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Armenia ranked 129th in UN World Happiness Report

Armenia ranked 129th in UN World Happiness Report

The 10 happiest countries were also 10 of the top 11 spots in the rankings of immigrant happiness. This year, in the sixth World Happiness Report, more than 150 countries were included in the study. "...

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USA military helicopter crashes in western Iraq, with 7 on board

USA military helicopter crashes in western Iraq, with 7 on board

A brief statement from the Iraqi Joint Operations Command (JOC) said that initial reports indicated that the helicopter , HH-60 Pave Hawk , crashed in al-Qaim area in Iraq's western province of ...

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Trump set to oust national security adviser HR McMaster

Trump set to oust national security adviser HR McMaster

Although a replacement has not been named, the Washington Post reports that the three-star general is out. But political observers are anxious that Trump will replace those moderating forces - tho...

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Two terrorists killed after failed weapon-snatching bid in Jammu and Kashmir

Two terrorists killed after failed weapon-snatching bid in Jammu and Kashmir

Searches are going on at the encounter site as there were reports of the third militant as well at the time of weapon snatching attempt. Ahmad was rushed to a hospital, where his condition was state...

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Trump Administration Announces Sanctions Against Russia Over Election Meddling

Trump Administration Announces Sanctions Against Russia Over Election Meddling

On Thursday The New York Times reported that special counsel Mueller had subpoenaed the company founded by Trump to turn over documents including some related to Russian Federation. It's unclear h...

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Fresh wave of civilians evacuate Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Fresh wave of civilians evacuate Syria's Eastern Ghouta

On Sunday, the Syrian army split Eastern Ghouta into three parts, by tightening the siege on Douma in the north, the city of Harasta in the west and other towns and villages south of the region. On Fe...

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Ole Miss makes official the hiring of MTSU's Kermit Davis

Ole Miss makes official the hiring of MTSU's Kermit Davis

The Blue Raiders won NCAA Tournament games in 2016 and 2017. He played at Mississippi State from 1980-1982 and started his coaching career as a Bulldog assistant from 1983-1984. If the Rebels want to ...

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Trump Picks Larry Kudlow to Succeed Cohn as Top Economic Adviser

Trump Picks Larry Kudlow to Succeed Cohn as Top Economic Adviser

By bringing in Kudlow, Trump adds an advisor to the White House roster who is on track for supporting his pushes for lower taxes, fewer federal regulations, and a merit-based immigration system . Pre...

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Singapore is world's most expensive city, 3 Indian cities among the cheapest

Singapore is world's most expensive city, 3 Indian cities among the cheapest

The Japanese capital, which was the world's most expensive city until 2013, has moved seven places down the ranking in the past 12 months. Johannesburg rose 11 spots to become the 105th most expensi...

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Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russian Federation?

Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russian Federation?

Citing "two people briefed on the matter", The New York Times reported that Mueller's investigators had issued the subpoena to Trump's company "in recent weeks". It was apparently more than mere...

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Surveillance video shows moments before Stoneman Douglas shooting

There is no sound on the video. By then, Cruz had fled. Peterson, through his lawyer in the days after the shooting, said the reason he did not enter the building was because he initially thought th...

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Alibaba plans dual listing on mainland China stock market

Alibaba plans dual listing on mainland China stock market

BABA has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance it presents bullish trend of 1.86% in last five regular trading sessions. The stock of Apple Inc. The firm has "Bu...

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Trump welcomes Irish prime minister to White House

Trump welcomes Irish prime minister to White House

Mr Varadkar said he did what he could. Speaking at the Friends of Ireland lunch today, Mr Varadkar said: "At the other end of the phone was Donald Trump saying to me that he bought this resort in ...

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Paul Manafort faces 305 years in prison

Paul Manafort faces 305 years in prison

Manafort, 68, has been under similar home arrest and bail conditions for a separate case in Washington, DC, federal court that was filed in late October. Manafort's filing on Wednesday, though a com...

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Economists Worry a Trade War Could Derail US Growth

Economists Worry a Trade War Could Derail US Growth

President Donald Trump said the tariffs, due to take effect in late March, are needed to protect USA workers. They were the losers in this exercise of " free trade ", as well as millions of American m...

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USA sanctions Russian Federation for election meddling, hacking

USA sanctions Russian Federation for election meddling, hacking

Ongoing cyberattacks: The US Department of Homeland Security has also announced that Russian hackers recently targeted American commercial facilities, affecting its nuclear, aviation, water, constr...

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Philippines withdraw from ICC after 'outrageous attacks'

Philippines withdraw from ICC after 'outrageous attacks'

His announcement to pull out of the ICC, which is created to prosecute those most responsible for grave crimes, is a barefaced attempt to shield him and high-ranking officials from possible ICC prosec...

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United Nations gets $100M for Palestinians but still short

United Nations gets $100M for Palestinians but still short

The US had been UNWRA's largest donor, supplying almost 30 percent of its budget. In announcing the cuts in January, the U.S. State Department said it wanted reforms at the agency, which Israel has ...

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City council member, driver shot to death in downtown Rio

City council member, driver shot to death in downtown Rio

Both officials said it appeared Franco was targeted. A prominent Brazilian activist turned politician, Councilwoman Marielle Franco , was gunned down Wednesday, March 13 just days after partici...

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Russian Plane Loses Gold Bars Worth $378 M After Door Breaks

Russian Plane Loses Gold Bars Worth $378 M After Door Breaks

Three tons of gold spilled onto a Russian runway after a cargo plane's door flew open after takeoff, according to The Associated Press . The bars of doré, a semi-pure alloy of gold and silver, ...

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Saudi prince: If Iran gets nukes, we're next

Saudi prince: If Iran gets nukes, we're next

Congressional reaction to the Saudi's conditional willingness to build a nuclear bomb was predictably mixed along party lines, with Democratic Senator Bill Nelson agreeing Iran's development of such a...

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Prosecutors unopposed to release of rapper Meek Mill

Prosecutors unopposed to release of rapper Meek Mill

The stories focus mostly on Brinkley's side hustle of being a landlord. "In the event (Mill's) conviction is reversed (in whole or in part) as a result of post-conviction proceedings, the risk of a...

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It is for Iran to choose partners for Chabahar port, says India

It is for Iran to choose partners for Chabahar port, says India

They agreed to increase transit potential on "South-West" route starting from the Iranian ports of Bandar-Abbas and Chabahar at the Gulf through Rasht-Astara, connecting to Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway. ...

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