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Government 'needs a good shutdown,' frustrated Trump tweets

Government 'needs a good shutdown,' frustrated Trump tweets

A fired-up Mick Mulvaney addressed President Donald Trump's $1 trillion spending deal during Tuesday's White House press briefing, saying the White House and the Republican-controlled Congress were ...

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Israel to withhold $1M in funding after UNESCO vote

Israel to withhold $1M in funding after UNESCO vote

It particularly criticised Israel's annexation of Jerusalem following its occupation of the city's east in 1967, a move never recognised by the worldwide community. On Monday, Israeli Prime Minister B...

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UNESCO Votes To Condemn Israel's Sovereignty In Jerusalem

UNESCO Votes To Condemn Israel's Sovereignty In Jerusalem

It particularly criticised Israel's annexation of east Jerusalem after occupying it in 1967, a move never recognised by the global community. They also flew over other cities including Jerusale...

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White House: Trump's Trade Call With Trudeau 'Amicable.' Canada: Not So Much

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke on the issues over the phone with Trump on Tuesday. We have massive trade deficits. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Tuesday called Canada a close ally, b...

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Four Auburn Athletics Teams Record Perfect APR Scores

Three Penn State teams have received an NCAA Public Recognition Award for earning high scores in the most recent Academic Progress Rate (APR) compilation, including two of the Nittany Lions' most rece...

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Trump, Putin discuss ending Syria war amid ongoing tensions

Trump, Putin discuss ending Syria war amid ongoing tensions

The two leaders' call was highly anticipated, not least because of the weird ongoing saga over Russian Federation hacking its way through the USA presidential campaign to get Trump elected. The Kremli...

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British Counter-Terrorism Police Shoot A Woman And Arrest 6 Suspects

The woman, aged in her 20s, has not been arrested "at this time" due to her condition, which is said to be "serious but stable". The attacker, Khalid Masood , drove a vehicle through pedestrians ...

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West Indies on 112-3 at lunch in 2nd innings vs

West Indies on 112-3 at lunch in 2nd innings vs

They suffered a blow in the 14 overs they were left to navigate at the end when left-hander Kieran Powell was brilliantly caught off the in-side edge by wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed, off the enterprisin...

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JPMorgan to move hundreds of jobs from London due to Brexit

JPMorgan to move hundreds of jobs from London due to Brexit

Hundreds of workers at JP Morgan will be moved to Dublin , Frankfurt and Luxembourg as part of the United States bank's plans to continue doing business post-Brexit. Luxembourg is proving popula...

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Nearly half of African journalists attacked on social media

Nearly half of African journalists attacked on social media

Thirty media bodies in Thailand marked World Press Freedom day on Wednesday by calling on the military government to scrap legislation that seeks to tighten control of news reporting in the Southeas...

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With book, Ivanka Trump must walk complicated ethical line

In its review, The New York Times points out that, alongside references to the country house and an apparent belief that massages are part of most women's "self-care" routines, Trump categorises buyi...

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Embattled Venezuelan president calls for new constitution

Embattled Venezuelan president calls for new constitution

Maduro says his opponents are seeking to topple him by force as part of a USA -backed conspiracy to put a right-wing government in charge of Venezuela's oil wealth. In remarks to private Union Radio, ...

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Trump to meet with key Republicans opposed to health care bill

Trump to meet with key Republicans opposed to health care bill

Mulvaney says he's been through a shutdown and they're no fun. More importantly, there is no long-term bailout for the insurance companies that the Democrats desperately wanted to subsidize - donors -...

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Should Michael Flynn face charges for not disclosing payments from Russian Federation?

Should Michael Flynn face charges for not disclosing payments from Russian Federation?

Flynn resigned in February following revelations that he had misled Vice President Mike Pence about conversations he had with a Russian ambassador before President Trump's inauguration. The White Hous...

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Penguins star Sidney Crosby out with another concussion

Penguins players and the coaching staff have been careful with their words regarding Niskanen's hit on Crosby, but forward Carl Hagelin opened up a bit after Tuesday's practice. In super slow-mo, it l...

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Hamas softens stance on Israel

Hamas softens stance on Israel

The fund provides $350 a month to the families of Palestinian terrorists killed while attacking Israeli citizens. A senior USA official said on Tuesday that such a request was raised in preparatory ...

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Asean urges N.Korea to comply with international obligations

Asean urges N.Korea to comply with international obligations

In his press briefing on Tuesday, Patron also said "there was no one" among the ASEAN leaders who "strongly pushed or mentioned anything about land reclamation and militarization " in the South ...

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President Trump: I'd Meet with Kim Jong-un 'Under the Right Circumstances'

Observers there can point to a range of confusing and worrying statements made by President Donald Trump in just the past few days. North Korea accused the United States Tuesday of pushing the Korea...

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State charges still possible for Baton Rouge officers

Police said he refused to comply with the officers' commands so they used a stun gun to bring him to the ground. The owner of the Triple S store, Abdullah Muflahi, told The Advocate that the offic...

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No sign Philippines raised sea feud win vs. China in summit

No sign Philippines raised sea feud win vs. China in summit

Karl noted that critics of Duterte say police and vigilantes in his country have killed thousands of people in their war on drugs, while the White House statement on Trump's phone call Saturday with D...

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