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Domestic violence accusations swirl around White House aides

The spokesman said officials confronted Sorensen on Thursday night when they learned of the accusations and that he had denied them. During a staff meeting, Kelly told those in attendance to...

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Russian anger after US-led coalition in Syria strikes pro-Assad fighters

Russian anger after US-led coalition in Syria strikes pro-Assad fighters

The UN humanitarian coordinator for Syria , Panos Moumtzis, had called for the ceasefire to allow aid convoys to reach civilians in Eastern Ghouta . The official says the strikes were in self-de...

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Defense Secretary Mattis Says Military 'Dreamers' Protected

Defense Secretary Mattis Says Military 'Dreamers' Protected

There is now no plan to reach a spending decision with DACA in Thursday's House vote, and Ben Mueller, border member of the C-U Immigration Forum, said that the organizations in attendance tomorro...

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Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un impersonators ejected from Opening Ceremony

Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un impersonators ejected from Opening Ceremony

South Korean figure skater Kim Yu-na lights the Olympic flame during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Games. The top US envoy to the Games, Vice President Mike Pence, sat stone-faced as the c...

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Senate passes massive spending bill to avoid government shutdown

Senate passes massive spending bill to avoid government shutdown

News of the agreement comes ahead of the potential government shutdown at the end of Thursday. If it passes the Senate: The stopgap spending bill would keep the government open through to March 23...

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Trump and Kim impersonators take Seoul by surprise

Trump and Kim impersonators take Seoul by surprise

After being greeted at the airport by the head of South Korea's Unification Ministry, the delegation went from Seoul to the Olympic host city of Pyeongchang by high-speed train. "President Moon an...

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Weekend flood watch in effect

Weekend flood watch in effect

And some areas could get enough to raise concerns about flooding. The daylight hours of Friday will be dry with showers arriving from the south Friday evening. A flood watch will be in effect from...

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Trump blocks release of Russian Federation memo drafted by Democrats

Trump blocks release of Russian Federation memo drafted by Democrats

In a letter to the committee, White House counsel Donald McGahn said , "although the President is inclined to declassify the February 5 Memorandum, because the Memorandum contains numerous properly c...

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Didi Chuxing and SoftBank to roll out taxi enterprise in Japan

Didi Chuxing and SoftBank to roll out taxi enterprise in Japan

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with DiDi Chuxing to explore future business cooperation on a new electric vehicle car-sharing program in China. SoftBank, led by C...

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International Olympic Committee welcomes CAS decision to dismiss Russian athletes' appeal

International Olympic Committee welcomes CAS decision to dismiss Russian athletes' appeal

Erin Hamlin will carry the US flag into Friday's opening ceremony at the Pyeongchang Olympics . Russian Federation was barred from competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics following a doping sca...

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Rob Porter Wasn't Only One In Trump's Admin Who Lacks Full Clearance

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly walks with White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter to depart with U.S. President Donald Trump aboard the Marine One helicopter from the White House in Washi...

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Tesla remains on track despite battery delays hitting production

Tesla remains on track despite battery delays hitting production

Observations of the Roadster , which has a spacesuit-clad mannequin named Starman riding in the driver's seat, indicate that it's in an elliptical orbit around the sun that will take it just outsid...

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Teen Who Livestreamed Crash That Killed Sister Sentenced to Prison

Teen Who Livestreamed Crash That Killed Sister Sentenced to Prison

The auto driven by Sanchez veered onto the shoulder of a road in Los Banos , about 100 miles south of San Francisco . Authorities said she overcorrected, causing the vehicle to swerve and overturn i...

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What message did Pence send to NK at Olympics?

What message did Pence send to NK at Olympics?

Moon has looked at the games as an opportunity to pursue a diplomatic opening with North Korea — a move the vice president cautioned against. Seated behind Pence are Kim Yong-nam, third from top r...

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Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open

Korean unity, historic handshake as Pyeongchang Olympics open

This led to a series of talks where the Koreas agreed to have its delegates jointly march during the opening ceremony under a blue-and-white "unification" flag and field a combined team in women's i...

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North Korea, US To Maintain Standoff During Winter Olympics

North Korea, US To Maintain Standoff During Winter Olympics

Expectations are sky-high for an array of stars including American skiers Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn, while the big question in figure skating centres on whether Japan's "Ice Prince" Yuzuru H...

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US Rep. Rick Nolan won't run for re-election in 8th District

US Rep. Rick Nolan won't run for re-election in 8th District

It's a stunning change of heart for Nolan. The 8th District had always been a Democratic stronghold, but changing demographics, political views and district boundaries have turned it into one of the...

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Kolkata: Dance teacher accused of sexually abusing Class 2 student arrested

Kolkata: Dance teacher accused of sexually abusing Class 2 student arrested

Parents said the accused has been threatening the victim that he would kill her if she spoke to anybody. A dance teacher of a reputable English-medium school in south Kolkata , who had allegedly be...

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Kerala tops Health Index, UP worst performer

Kerala tops Health Index, UP worst performer

Among small states, Mizoram ranks first, followed by Manipur and Goa. This content is restricted to site members. The NITI Aayog said it is a weighted composite index based on indicators in th...

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Storm to clobber US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

Storm to clobber US Midwest with snow and frigid temperatures

As Environment Canada predicts the snowfall will be heavier at times, it is recommended t check the up to date weather forecast and road reports before travelling. Meteorologist Heather Orow in Gran...

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