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Elizabeth Smart calls decision to free captor 'incomprehensible'

Elizabeth Smart calls decision to free captor 'incomprehensible'

According to a statement from the Utah Board of Pardons and Parole: 'Upon further review and advice from legal counsel, the Board must count time spent in federal custody toward Ms. She was 14 at th...

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Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

Sen. Bennet on why he’ll vote no on Kavanaugh

Republicans offer the highest level of support for Kavanaugh, with three-quarters who say the Senate should vote to confirm his nomination, the same number as in August. Contentious hearings did not ...

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Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own, kills man

Dallas officer mistakes apartment for own, kills man

The officer, a five-year veteran who has not yet been publicly identified, has been placed on administrative leave, authorities said . Hall said she hopes the investigation can bring clarity to t...

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Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy

Jalandhar Bishop Accused of Raping Kerala Nun Alleges Conspiracy

The letter points out that several nuns have left the Church because of the actions of the bishop in the last five years. It seems police are reluctant to take action due to pressure. What does the ...

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Trump cancels planned November visit to Ireland

But White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders later told reporters that no final decision had been made. Varadkar reversed his longstanding opposition to a Trump visit after being elected prime minist...

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Trump says auto tariffs would be ‘ruination’ of Canada

Trump says auto tariffs would be ‘ruination’ of Canada

That's how big it is. "At the moment, this is a negotiation, as you can see, between Canada and the United States, " she said Thursday. Trump has notified Congress he intends to sign the trade deal ...

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Trump to mark 17 years since 9/11 at Pennsylvania memorial

Trump to mark 17 years since 9/11 at Pennsylvania memorial

Flight 93 was one of the four planes hijacked on september 11 , 2001 in the coordinated terrorist attack on the US that killed almost 3,000 people. Ceremonies are also being held at the 9/11 Memori...

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Bob Woodward tells Stephen Colbert what shocked him most about Trump

Cohn stars in one of the most memorable passages in Woodward's book, " Fear ", when he reportedly snatched papers off President Donald Trump's desk when the President wasn't looking to prevent h...

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Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

Kulsoom Nawaz", his office said in a statement. Khan termed the former first lady a "brave woman". Nawaz Sharif's off-shore properties were leaked in Panama papers 2 years back and the scandal...

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Trump dismisses Woodward book as 'joke'

Between excerpts from Bob Woodward's new book , Fear: Trump in the White House , and the New York Times op-ed from an anonymous administration official, people are starting to get a chilling glimp...

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Russian police detain nearly 300 protesting against pension reform: Rights group - International

Russian police detain nearly 300 protesting against pension reform: Rights group - International

The rallies were announced last month by opposition politician Aleksei Navalny, who is now serving a 30-day jail sentence for what authorities call violations of the law on public gatherings related t...

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VP Mike Pence Asked if He’s Considered 25th Amendment to Remove Trump

VP Mike Pence Asked if He’s Considered 25th Amendment to Remove Trump

Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky has said Trump would be justified in using lie detectors to ferret out the anonymous essay writer. "If they are a senior administration official, that they ...

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Obama: 'Our democracy depends' on people voting

Obama: 'Our democracy depends' on people voting

In an uncharacteristic move, Obama directly named Trump , saying the current president was a "symptom, not the cause" of broader ailments in the nation's politics. Obama reminded the audience that...

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Trump Administration Will Declare 'Superfluous' International Criminal Court at The Hague 'Illegitimate'

Trump Administration Will Declare 'Superfluous' International Criminal Court at The Hague 'Illegitimate'

The White House said that to the extent permitted by USA law, the Trump administration would ban ICC judges and prosecutors from entering the United States, sanction their funds in the US financia...

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South Sudan Aircraft Crashes Into Lake, Killing 17 Persons

South Sudan Aircraft Crashes Into Lake, Killing 17 Persons

Radio Miraya, an FM station owned and operated by the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), quoting the governor of Eastern Lakes State, reported that only three people survived the crash. Abel said the...

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PFAW Statement on Kavanaugh False Statements During Confirmation Hearings

PFAW Statement on Kavanaugh False Statements During Confirmation Hearings

Collins has highlighted Kavanaugh's view of Roe as "settled law" to defend her support of the Supreme Court nominee, despite saying before his nomination she would not vote for a nominee who...

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Airstrikes hit Syria's Idlib province, the last remaining rebel stronghold

Airstrikes hit Syria's Idlib province, the last remaining rebel stronghold

The EU warned on Monday that airstrikes carried out by the Bashar al-Assad regime and Russian Federation would lead to "catastrophic human and humanitarian consequences" in Idlib and Hama provinces in...

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Venezuela Accuses U.S. of Plotting Coup Against Maduro

Venezuela Accuses U.S. of Plotting Coup Against Maduro

He and other Venezuelan security members are accused of crimes including torturing critics, jailing hundreds of political prisoners, wounding thousands of civilians, trafficking drugs and collaboratin...

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Leader comment: Brexit is no more than a game to Boris

Leader comment: Brexit is no more than a game to Boris

Mr Johnson said: "We have opened ourselves to perpetual political blackmail ". Theresa May's Chequers Brexit plan has been heavily criticised by former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson since the Tor...

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Trump Threatens Additional Tariffs on $267 Billion of Chinese Goods

Trump Threatens Additional Tariffs on $267 Billion of Chinese Goods

The firms are anxious the tariffs will increase their costs since many of their components come from China. Apple's AirPods headphones, some of its Beats headphones and its new HomePod smart speak...

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