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Some Lawmakers Aren't Happy With Steve Bannon's Testimony

Some Lawmakers Aren't Happy With Steve Bannon's Testimony

The attorney, William Burck, reportedly relayed questions during Bannon's House panel testimony to the White House, which then instructed him not to answer. The committee spearheaded by Mueller...

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US Removes Haiti from List of Nations Eligible for Temporary Work Visas

US Removes Haiti from List of Nations Eligible for Temporary Work Visas

In the filing, which was posted online, the DHS said Haitian nationals "have historically demonstrated high levels of fraud and abuse and a high rate of overstaying the terms" of their US admissions...

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Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess

Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess

But speaking to reporters on January 16 on the White House lawn, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders accused Democrats of milking the controversy around the remarks to avoid compromise on Trump's immigrat...

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RICS house price balance for December: 8% y/y (expected -1%)

RICS house price balance for December: 8% y/y (expected -1%)

But there is unlikely to be a sudden improvement with sales expectations nationally remaining flat over the coming three months. Respondents are more optimistic over the next twelve months with London...

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Padmaavat: SC to hear producer's plea challenging film's ban

Padmaavat: SC to hear producer's plea challenging film's ban

SC also said that states must maintain law and order and that creative content is an inseparable part of freedom of expression. Starring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati , Shahid Kapoor as Ma...

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Texoma communities celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. legacy

Texoma communities celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. legacy

It comes ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee on April 4, 1968. In Ardmore, The annual Martin Luther King Jr . parade kicked off Monday morning. Dale and Carmen ...

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Trump strategist Steve Bannon hit by grand jury subpoena

Trump strategist Steve Bannon hit by grand jury subpoena

The New York Times reported Tuesday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller III last week issued a subpoena requiring Bannon to testify before a grand jury. He also predicted the special counse...

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Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

Democrats said they won't support any spending bill that does not include protections for young people who were brought to the United States illegally as children and will lose their protected statu...

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China bonhomie back, but we are prepared for any exigency: Army chief

China bonhomie back, but we are prepared for any exigency: Army chief

An article by Col (retd) Vinayak Bhat on Thursday cited satellite images to show that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) had set up concrete posts, seven helipads, new trenches and several dozen armou...

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No case against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

No case against Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan PM

Abbasi, who was chosen a s the premier by the ruling PML-N after the Supreme Court ousted Nawaz Sharif for dishonesty a year ago, also ruled out the possibility of action against Lashkar-e-Taiba found...

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Proposed HHS 'Conscience' Rule a Danger to LGBT People

Proposed HHS 'Conscience' Rule a Danger to LGBT People

The creation of the new division will provide HHS with the focus it needs to more vigorously and effectively enforce existing laws protecting the rights of conscience and religious freedom, the firs...

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Storm to disrupt traffic at Amsterdam airport on Thursday

A 59-year-old man in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, the country's most populous province, died instantly after a tree fell on him, the police said. Gale-force winds have also been recorded in Br...

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Pope Francis performs marriage in-flight over Chile

Pope Francis performs marriage in-flight over Chile

In his five years in office, Pope Francis gained a reputation for tossing protocol and embracing spontaneity. When it was their turn, Ciuffardi and Podest (who are also a couple) approached the Po...

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Brexit: EU membership still open for Britain

Brexit: EU membership still open for Britain

In his speech to the European Parliament in Strasbourg today, EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker urged Britain find a "way out" of leaving the EU. "President Tusk also made some comments on Brexit, he sai...

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The defense budget could cause a partial government shutdown

The defense budget could cause a partial government shutdown

But there are also disagreements over how to proceed within the Republican Party, which holds majorities in both the Senate and House of Representatives. As to the list of those who supported the shor...

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And May Hold Ancient Mayan Secrets

And May Hold Ancient Mayan Secrets

According to Project GAM, the 347-km-long cave wasn't easy to be identified. Divers for the project made the discovery by confirming something that-as per the Telegraph-had been long suspected: the 16...

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Drone helps rescue swimmers off Australian coast

Drone helps rescue swimmers off Australian coast

As lifeguards were learning how to use the new device, a distress call came in after someone saw the boys having a hard time staying afloat in heavy waves about 2,300 feet offshore. The Little Ripper ...

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UN Passes Measure Opposing US On Jerusalem

UN Passes Measure Opposing US On Jerusalem

December 21, 2017-Diplomats at the United Nations General Assembly in NY voted overwhelmingly to reject US President Trump's decision to recognize the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital....

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Without rain, South Africa could run out of water by April

Without rain, South Africa could run out of water by April

To avoid this disaster, the city is now asking residents to limit themselves to 50 litres per day. The new daily collective consumption target is now 450 million litres per day. Cape Town is also a ...

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Facebook agrees to widen probe of Russian meddling in the Brexit vote

Facebook agrees to widen probe of Russian meddling in the Brexit vote

Tory MP Damian Collins, the committee's chair, last month criticised Facebook's previous work in investigating Russian influence on the European Union referendum. Mr Collins welcomed Facebook's promis...

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Out of 4 Convicted of Terrorism are Immigrants

Out of 4 Convicted of Terrorism are Immigrants

The DHS report released Tuesday was the result of President Trump's executive order on preventing terrorist entry to the USA, issued in March, The Daily Caller reported . Even if you look only ...

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DUP MP brands Taoiseach Leo Varadkar as a

DUP MP brands Taoiseach Leo Varadkar as a "nutcase"

Jean-Claude Juncker was speaking at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Tuesday. Mr. Farage also argued that the European Union did not have much involvement in the relationship between the U...

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Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat

Missed Messi penalty costs Barca in cup derby defeat

Barcelona hadn't lost since a 2-0 defeat by Real Madrid in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup on August 16. Espanyol caught them on the break late on and youngster Melendo provided a neat f...

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At least 52 killed in bus fire in Kazakhstan

At least 52 killed in bus fire in Kazakhstan

A bus carrying 57 people in Kazakhstan caught fire Thursday, killing all but five passengers, according to emergency officials. The cause of the fire was not immediately clear, but investigators s...

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USA to continue military training in Pakistan

USA to continue military training in Pakistan

A media report hints at the two sides agreeing on the so called "carrot and stick' policy vis-a-vis the Afghan Taliban i.e. kudos for those who agree to talks and punishment for those who refuse to co...

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