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Can we stop pretending Republicans care about fiscal responsibility?

Can we stop pretending Republicans care about fiscal responsibility?

A 71-28 Senate vote was followed almost four hours later by a vote in the House, which passed the deal 240-186, just after 5:30 a.m. ET. With the clock ticking toward a midnight government shut...

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Jong-un opens door to historic Korean summit

Jong-un opens door to historic Korean summit

Pence and his wife attended the ceremony with the father of Otto Warmbier, an OH native who died after being held captive in North Korea. Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of Kim Jong Un , "courteous...

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Olympic opening ceremony hails united Korea sports teams

The North's official arrived here on Friday as part of a 22-member delegation, led by ceremonial state head Kim Yong-nam. South Korea yesterday investigated a mysterious internet shutdown during...

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Estonian MEP Paet to visit Rohingya refugee camps in South Asia

Estonian MEP Paet to visit Rohingya refugee camps in South Asia

The United Nations on Friday described the details of the Reuters report as "alarming" and joined the United States in calling for an investigation into the violence in the state. There was no comment...

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Four wild elephants killed by speeding train in Assam

Four wild elephants killed by speeding train in Assam

The incident took place at Hawaipur area in Karbi Anglong district and bordering area of Hojai district, about 182 km from Guwahati . Locals have claimed that the accident spot was an identified el...

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Petra Kvitova makes emotional Fed Cup return, pays tribute to Jana Novotna

Petra Kvitova makes emotional Fed Cup return, pays tribute to Jana Novotna

Williams was beaten in straight sets and appeared a little slow on her feet, even as she played some fine shots. Venus credited teammate CoCo Vandeweghe , who scored a hard fought win over Hogenkam...

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Iran Urges Turkey To Respect Sovereignty Of Syria

Iran Urges Turkey To Respect Sovereignty Of Syria

Touching on the trilateral relations among Turkey, Iran and Russian Federation on the regional issues, he said the cooperation is a must in fight against terror in the region. On Nov. 22, Erdogan, Put...

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Trump says lives are being ruined 'by a mere allegation' of abuse

Trump says lives are being ruined 'by a mere allegation' of abuse

President Donald Trump on Friday praised White House aide Rob Porter , who resigned this week after allegations that he abused two former wives, and stressed that Porter has maintained his in...

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Syria War Monitor Says Israeli Strikes Killed 6

Syria War Monitor Says Israeli Strikes Killed 6

Israel has repeatedly warned in recent weeks against the presence of Iranian forces in neighbouring Syria. " Iran is dragging the region into an adventure in which it doesn't know how it will end", I...

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Loya death: Oppn meets Prez Kovind, demands SC-monitored SIT probe

Loya death: Oppn meets Prez Kovind, demands SC-monitored SIT probe

The memorandum also mentioned that two confidants of Loya - lawyer Shrikant Khandalkar and retired district judge Prakash Thombre - also died under suspicious circumstances. "There should be an SIT (S...

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House Passes Stopgap Spending Bill to End Government Shutdown

House Passes Stopgap Spending Bill to End Government Shutdown

It was the second shutdown this year under the Republican-controlled Congress. The budget bill raises military and domestic spending by nearly $300 billion over the next two years. Trump tweets , ...

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Two Turkish troops killed as helicopter downed

Eastern Ghouta, which lies east of the capital, has been besieged since 2013. The Kremlin, in its statement after the call, said the two leaders discussed cooperating more closely to resolve the a...

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Hardik Patel attacks PM Modi

Hardik Patel attacks PM Modi

She taught me the importance of alertness, a little attitude and behaviour with the mass. Criticising Narendra Modi for remaining silent on the important issues, Hardik Patel said he wants to see ...

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House GOP works to avert shutdown

House GOP works to avert shutdown

The deal would also end - at least for a while - the prolonged congressional cycle of fiscal standoffs and short-term spending patches. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), the leader of the hardline ...

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Carmelo Anthony's night cut short due to sprained right ankle

Carmelo Anthony's night cut short due to sprained right ankle

For George, the decision probably comes down to staying in Oklahoma City or playing with the Lakers in his hometown of Los Angeles . On the other side, the Lakers are a flawless 7-0 against the spr...

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Turkey carries out airstrikes on Afrin in Syria

The incident marks an escalation in Turkey's operation in Afrin, which aims to defeat the pro-Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) and their political wing, the Democratic Union Party (PYD). The ...

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Presidente Sudcorea incontrerà la sorella di Kim Jong Un

Presidente Sudcorea incontrerà la sorella di Kim Jong Un

Tutto pronto a Seul per la cerimonia di apertura alla vigilia delle olimpiadi invernali di Pyongyang in Corea del Sud . Il Nord ha invitato il presidente sudcoreano Moon Jae-in a visitare Py...

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Pyeongchang or Pyongyang? Twitter users place Olympics in North Korea

A rare invitation to Pyongyang for South Korea's president marked Day Two of the North Korean Kim dynasty's southern road tour, part of an accelerating diplomatic thaw that included some Korean liqu...

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Israel downs Iranian drone and strikes Syria, F-16 crashes

Israel downs Iranian drone and strikes Syria, F-16 crashes

Israel says the situation started with an Iranian drone crossing into its territory from Syria at around 4:30 a.m. The T4 Airport is home to Iranian forces, the Lebanese Hezbollah terror or...

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Sex abuse scandal in Haiti causes United Kingdom to review Oxfam ties

Sex abuse scandal in Haiti causes United Kingdom to review Oxfam ties

One former Chad aid worker said: "They would invite the women for parties, we knew they weren't just friends but something else". He said the department acknowledged that hundreds of Oxfam staff had...

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