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'I Can Relate' to Those Not Paid Amid Shutdown

'I Can Relate' to Those Not Paid Amid Shutdown

The president said "very serious talks" would continue on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of the coming week. "Our goal in the meeting at the White House was to open up government", Pelosi told Jane...

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Brazil's far-right president sends army into city to fight crime

Brazil's far-right president sends army into city to fight crime

The intervention comes weeks after far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro, who was elected president a year ago on a hardline law-and-order slate, took office. A reform of Brazil's bloated pension system wil...

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TSA Screeners Are Calling in Sick

TSA Screeners Are Calling in Sick

In North Carolina, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham's airports are seeing call-outs jump by 10 percent, local union president Mac Johnson told the news network. "TSA is grateful to the agents who show up ...

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New Acting Defense Chief Takes Over At Pentagon

New Acting Defense Chief Takes Over At Pentagon

Mattis said he would stay until the end of February, but on December 23 Trump announced that Shanahan would take over January 1, speeding up Mattis' departure. Nor did the president clarify plans in ...

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Elizabeth Warren:

Elizabeth Warren: "I am not a person of color"

And it needs to stop". Before Warren spoke Saturday in Iowa, Judy Plank, a Democrat who had driven down from Le Mars, about a half-hour north, said she was concerned Warren had, in publicizing the r...

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Brexit: 'Uncharted territory' if United Kingdom parliament votes no, says May

Brexit: 'Uncharted territory' if United Kingdom parliament votes no, says May

The DUP's Brexit spokesman has said "there's not" any way in which his party can support Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal . Mrs May said that between now and then, she would set out "as...

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US House passes bills that would end government shutdown, without wall funds

US House passes bills that would end government shutdown, without wall funds

Tlaib was joined by Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minnesota), who is the first woman to wear a headscarf, also known as a hijab, in Congress. US President Donald Trump met top Democratic lawmakers on Wedne...

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PM Imran, President Erdogan discuss issues of mutual interest

PM Imran, President Erdogan discuss issues of mutual interest

Highlighting some of his government's projects, he said that the government was working on establishing special economic zones with the help of the Chinese. Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Turkey...

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Suspect In Custody For Shooting Death Of 7-Year-Old Jazmine Barnes

Suspect In Custody For Shooting Death Of 7-Year-Old Jazmine Barnes

Jazmine Barnes was shot in the head in the "totally unprovoked" drive-by attack in Houston on 30 December. "Investigators do not believe Jazmine's family was the intended target of the shooting ...

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Jerry Nadler: It's Too Early To Talk 'Intelligently' About Impeaching Trump

Jerry Nadler: It's Too Early To Talk 'Intelligently' About Impeaching Trump

He later added: "They only want to impeach me because they know they can't win in 2020, too much success!" It was a striking coda to the Democrats' heady ascendance to the House majority Thursday,...

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Tropical Storm Pabuk turns deadly as it crashes into Thailand

Tropical Storm Pabuk turns deadly as it crashes into Thailand

The storm , with maximum sustained winds of 42 miles per hour, hit the shore of Nakhon Si Thammarat province Friday afternoon and was roaring westward at 12 miles per hour, said Phuwieng Prakhammin...

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China confirms trade talks with United States beginning Monday

China confirms trade talks with United States beginning Monday

Trump and Xi agreed to postpone additional tariff hikes for 90 days, but economists say that is too little time to resolve their sprawling dispute. Deputy US Trade Representative Jeffrey Gerrish w...

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Mike Pence Tells Tucker Carlson: ‘No Wall, No Deal’

The guidance was issued Friday in a memo from Margaret Weichert, the acting director of the Office of Personnel Management. For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. After a news c...

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Texans' DeAndre Hopkins dedicates game to Jazmine Barnes

Texans' DeAndre Hopkins dedicates game to Jazmine Barnes

Investigators released new surveillance video of a pickup being sought and a sketch of the gunman in connection with the slaying of a 7-year-old girl in east Harris County. Activist Shaun King tw...

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Patriarch Bartholomew signs Tomos of Autocephaly for newly - established Ukrainian church

Patriarch Bartholomew signs Tomos of Autocephaly for newly - established Ukrainian church

Bartholomew I said the move would grant Ukrainians "the sacred gift of emancipation, independence and self-governance", adding they would be "free from every external reliance and intervention". It h...

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Mueller Grand Jury Extended For Up To 6 Months

Mueller Grand Jury Extended For Up To 6 Months

Chief Judge Beryl Howell of the DC District Court granted the extension, according to CNN . Federal criminal procedure rules allow such extensions when a judge determines it is in the public interes...

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German politicians’ personal data hacked and posted online

German politicians’ personal data hacked and posted online

Personal data and documents from hundreds of German politicians and public figures have been published online, the country's government said on Friday, adding that no sensitive material from Cha...

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Auto egging leads to 14-year-old boy in custody for murder

Auto egging leads to 14-year-old boy in custody for murder

Investigators told Click2Houston that teens in a GMC Acadia were throwing eggs at another driver, who began to chase their SUV. The truck's driver, identified as 45-year-old Silvia Zavala , w...

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United States in no position to lecture on UNSC Res. 2231

United States in no position to lecture on UNSC Res. 2231

The US has long argued that this amounts to a ban on any ballistic missiles , irrespective of cargo, while Iran says that since they are confirmed by the UN's IAEA to not have any nuclear weapons, it...

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Terrorist behind USS Cole attack dies in US airstrike

Terrorist behind USS Cole attack dies in US airstrike

William Urban identified the man as al-Qaida militant Jamal al-Badawi in a statement to NBC News . A USA official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told CNN on Friday that Al-Badawi was struc...

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