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House Intel committee could vote on Nunes memo as soon as Monday

Asked about the issue on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday, Marc Short, the White House's head of legislative affairs, said that if the memo outlined serious concerns, "the American people should kno...

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EU 'Stands Ready' to React 'Swiftly' to Any Trump Trade Curbs

EU 'Stands Ready' to React 'Swiftly' to Any Trump Trade Curbs

European Union spokesman Margaritis Schinas retorted Monday that "while trade has to be open and fair it also has to be rules-based". The European Union gave President Donald Trump a fresh warning a...

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Kabul military academy hit by explosions and gunfire

Kabul military academy hit by explosions and gunfire

He said the attack targeted the unit guarding the military academy and not the facility itself. An ambulance packed with explosives blew up in a crowded area of Kabul on January 27, killin...

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Russia Intercepts US Spy Plane in International Airspace Over Black Sea

Russia Intercepts US Spy Plane in International Airspace Over Black Sea

The Russian Defense Ministry said in response that its planes were investigating an "unidentified air target" and were 'preventing it from violating Russian airspace, observing all necessary security ...

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Government agrees to hold abortion referendum at the end of May

But Mr Varadkar has said ministers will be able to vote freely on the controversial matter. Terminations are now only allowed in the Republic of Ireland when the life of the mother is at risk. Hea...

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Here's What Bruno Mars Sang That the Grammys Censored

Here's What Bruno Mars Sang That the Grammys Censored

Album of the year: " 24K Magic ", Bruno Mars . Best R&B performance: Bruno Mars . He won Record of the Year , Album of the Year , Best R&B Album and Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical f...

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Driver Trying to 'Run People Down' Shot by Off-Duty Cop in Philadelphia

Driver Trying to 'Run People Down' Shot by Off-Duty Cop in Philadelphia

Initial reports from police indicated the suspect was pronounced dead, WXTF reported. According to local media reports , one pedestrian was struck and is in critical condition. But after the stru...

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Jordan's king vows to stick up for Palestinians on Jerusalem

Jordan's king vows to stick up for Palestinians on Jerusalem

The two leaders discussed the next move following the United States decision on Jerusalem and Israeli threats to seize more Palestinian land. He also voiced his appreciation to Jordan for its suppor...

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Abbas invites African nations to join in peace process

Abbas invites African nations to join in peace process

Following US President Donald Trump's decision in December to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Palestinian leadership declared that ...

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Netanyahu To Meet Putin To Discuss Russia-Israel Relations

Netanyahu To Meet Putin To Discuss Russia-Israel Relations

It will be the first time the two leaders have met face to face since Trump's landmark recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a hotly contested announcement that shook the global community and ...

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Grader Arrested After Allegedly Punching Elementary School Teacher

Grader Arrested After Allegedly Punching Elementary School Teacher

Because Hell hath no fury for a mother scorned, Mercy Álvarez , the mother of 7-year-old first-grader who was recently handcuffed and taken to Children's Hospital by a police officer, declared that t...

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Pro-Sisi surprise candidate emerges as Egypt election nominations close

Pro-Sisi surprise candidate emerges as Egypt election nominations close

Presidential hopefuls had to submit the required documents to the Authority before 2 p.m. on January 29 in order to be eligible for participation in the elections. "It is clear to everyone the threats...

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Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was

Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was "New York talk"

The comments by Lindsey Graham of SC and Susan Collins of ME came after it emerged last week that Trump discussed firing Mueller this past June, but was talked out of doing so by White House counsel...

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Russian fans banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics

Russian fans banned from waving flags at PyeongChang Paralympics

The Paralympic decision stands somewhat in contrast to the International Olympic Committee's ruling on Russia's participation in the 2018 Winter Games next month in Pyeongchang, South Korea. "Py...

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FBI Deputy Director, Target Of Partisan Ire, Is Retiring As He Planned

FBI Deputy Director, Target Of Partisan Ire, Is Retiring As He Planned

President Donald Trump did not answer a reporter's question at the White House about McCabe's departure. "The news that FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is stepping down is a step forward". P...

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Behold Donald Trump's Latest Word Salad on Climate Change

Behold Donald Trump's Latest Word Salad on Climate Change

Speaking to broadcaster Piers Morgan in his first global TV interview , Trump was asked "do you believe in climate change?" "I believe in just having good cleanliness in all", he added. In an...

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PM Modi seeks all parties' support for smooth Budget Session

PM Modi seeks all parties' support for smooth Budget Session

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kumar termed the all-party meeting "fruitful". Besides the triple talaq legislation, which criminalises instant talaq by Muslim men, the government is also likely to m...

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Many of Syria's warring parties descend on Sochi for Russian-sponsored talks

Many of Syria's warring parties descend on Sochi for Russian-sponsored talks

Syrian troops have been advancing on Idlib since they launched a major offensive in December with the aid of Russian Federation. But the Syrian government's envoy to the talks, Bashar al-Ja'afari, dis...

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Trump condemns Kabul bombing

On Wednesday a US drone slammed into Pakistani tribal territory that borders Afghanistan , killing two Haqqani commanders, said Pakistani officials, who deny providing organized camps for their safet...

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Mostly cloudy, high near 31 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Mostly cloudy, high near 31 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Next week's forecast calls for seasonable highs in the 30s and 40s. This amount of accumulation is below the National Weather Service's criteria for a winter-weather advisory, but drivers should be ...

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