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Why the White House ignores sexual abuse

Sorensen said in a statement that he, not his wife, was actually the "victim of repeated physical violence" in the marriage, according to the Post . In both cases, the aides seemed to be anxious t...

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Hamas leader leaves Gaza for talks in Egypt

Hamas leader leaves Gaza for talks in Egypt

Hamas officials said the visit is to discuss the economic crisis "that put Gaza on the edge of the abyss". Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum (C) is carried by Palestinians as they celebrate what they sa...

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Tone deaf? Trump warns 'mere' abuse allegation can shatter lives

Porter also denied the allegations but questions have lingered about why he was able to keep his job even after the allegations reportedly surfaced. It is unclear whether Kelly has actually offered ...

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Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors

The officials said it was fair to say both Pence and the North Koreans rebuffed South Korean President Moon Jae-in's efforts to facilitate a meeting between North Korea and the US. "Where have I s...

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Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts at Pebble Beach

Johnson shares lead as McIlroy five-putts at Pebble Beach

Playing at Pebble Beach for the 22nd time, Mickelson has won the tournament four times. The evidence of the different day he faced came early. Johnson and Hossler carded 12-under through 36 holes. H...

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Freezing Rain Warning For The Stratford Area

Freezing Rain Warning For The Stratford Area

More unsafe weather conditions are coming for the Montreal area, with a drizzle starting Saturday afternoon before turning into freezing rain by Sunday. "Persons in or near this area should be on the ...

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Brady opens up about Super Bowl loss in Instagram post

Brady opens up about Super Bowl loss in Instagram post

Sure, he has arguably the greatest quarterback of all time on offense who played phenomenally, but Belichick and defensive coordinator Matt Patricia consistently make sure that the Patriots' defense p...

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Moon rejects Abe's request to resume US.-South Korea military drills

Moon rejects Abe's request to resume US.-South Korea military drills

Kim Yong Nam and Kim Yo Jong were the first individuals mentioned in its report on the opening ceremony , saying that they took their places on the platform at the event. Kim Yo-jong invited Moon t...

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Moon shakes hands with N. Korean delegate

Moon shakes hands with N. Korean delegate

The North Koreans earlier Saturday invited Moon to visit Pyongyang in what would be the Koreas' third summit talks since their 1945 division. Kim Yo Jong , the sister of the North's leader, and her...

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Winter Olympics 2018 medals table: Latest standings from PyeongChang 2018

The 2018 games have barely started, and South Korean president Moon Jae-in has already made history just by shaking hands with Kim Jong-un's sister, Kim Yo Jong . Trump's lookalike sported a red Un...

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Staunton Dog Heading to Westminster Dog Show

Staunton Dog Heading to Westminster Dog Show

The Westminster Kennel Club also hosts the Junior Showmanship, in which kids can compete with their dogs. "Westminster is the most prestigious show in the country", said owner Gwen Meyer. "She wante...

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Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian fire, says military

Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian fire, says military

The incident, which triggered sirens in the northern Golan Heights, is believed to be Israel's most significant involvement in Syria since the war began there some seven years ago. The Russian for...

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PM Narendra Modi meets President Abbas Mahmoud on historic visit to Palestine

PM Narendra Modi meets President Abbas Mahmoud on historic visit to Palestine

It was conferred as a mark of recognition of Modi's contribution to the relationship between India and Palestine . "We believe in the importance of a possible Indian role to reach a final agreeme...

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Iran denies involvement in Israel-Syria violence

Iran denies involvement in Israel-Syria violence

Israel's chief military spokesman said Israel held Iran directly responsible for the incident. "Syria's legitimate government has every right to defend its soil and territory against any foreign agg...

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President Trump explains why he won't declassify Democrats' memo

President Trump explains why he won't declassify Democrats' memo

Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, a Republican from Pennsylvania and former Federal Bureau of Investigation supervisor, called for the committee to work together to remove the sensitive information in the Dem...

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Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 crashes

Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 crashes

He warned that Syria and Iran were "playing with fire", but stressed that his country was not seeking an escalation. Israel has issued several stern warnings of late about the increased Iranian in...

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Trump Blocks Release of Democrat Memo on Russia, US Elections

Trump Blocks Release of Democrat Memo on Russia, US Elections

Trump contended it was a ploy to allow Democrats to "blame the White House for lack of transparency". And, the House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat, Rep. In a statement, Mr Nunes said: "It'...

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Indian journo, another scribe ordered to leave Maldives amid political crisis

Indian journo, another scribe ordered to leave Maldives amid political crisis

It said a mob had gathered at the station and called for it to be burned down, and government lawmakers had asked the broadcasting regulator to shut the station. The ministry cited Saeed as saying tha...

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Sheriff downplays cop-killer's immigrant status

Sheriff downplays cop-killer's immigrant status

Bracamontes and his wife, Janelle Marquez Monroy, then led police on an hours-long chase through Placer County and into Auburn - where the crime spree came to violent end. Sentencing will reportedly o...

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Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

Pence said Friday the US would oppose talks between the two Koreas until the North agreed to open negotiations on ending its nuclear program. Per CNN 's Steve George, Will Ripley and James Griffith, ...

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South Korean Lim claims title in PyeongChang Games short track men's 1500m

South Korean Lim claims title in PyeongChang Games short track men's 1500m

Hamelin, who had become the oldest male athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in an individual short track event aged 29 years and 302 days at the Sochi Games, was disqualified for impeding. I didn't...

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British ISIL militant apprehended trying to reach Turkey

British ISIL militant apprehended trying to reach Turkey

It was the hostages who gave them their nickname " The Beatles ", after the legendary rock group, for their British accents. She told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "Their crimes are beyond imagin...

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Indian PM gears up to travel to Ramallah tomorrow for historic visit

Indian PM gears up to travel to Ramallah tomorrow for historic visit

The Indian Foreign Ministry said that the objective of the "historic visit" was to express India's commitment to "deepening ties with Palestine". He was "warmly received by Prime Minister of Jordan ...

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South Korean president Moon Jae meets North Korean delegation

South Korean president Moon Jae meets North Korean delegation

Vice President Mike Pence did not deliberately snub North Koreans at an Olympic reception, according to USA officials who pushed back on South Korean reports that Pence deliberately came late to a VIP...

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Korean leader proposes inter-Korean summit with Moon

Korea's Yonghap news agency reported that the outages affected Internet-based telecasts at the main press centre at Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium, and that when officials shut down the dedicated Interne...

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North Korean leaders get warm reception at the Winter Olympics

Yet obstacles were evident even amid the outreach. "I expect Pyongyang and Seoul to get closer in the hearts of our (Korean) people and the future of unification and prosperity will be advanced"...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Spectator jumps barrier and slides down ice chute

North Korean cheerleaders perform their routine in support of the joint Korean women's hockey team, during a game against Switzerland during their Group B contest of the women's hockey tournament at t...

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Storm Barrels Through US Midwest With Snow and Frigid Temperatures

Storm Barrels Through US Midwest With Snow and Frigid Temperatures

A winter weather storm dropped 6-10 inches of snow in areas like Chicago and Detroit. A major winter storm pounding the U.S. Midwest on Friday forced cancellation of hundreds of flights as heavy...

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Carvalhal goes on the attack - and Swansea cook up a win

Carvalhal goes on the attack - and Swansea cook up a win

The victory moved Swansea up to 15th in the table, two points clear of the bottom three, and extended their unbeaten run to nine matches in all competitions. I am very happy because that created a b...

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US House Passes Bipartisan Budget Measure Ending Government Shutdown

US House Passes Bipartisan Budget Measure Ending Government Shutdown

But those arguments failed, as a majority of both parties voted 71-28 at 1:52 am to approve the two-year budget deal unveiled on Wednesday, which included full funding for the military, and temporar...

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President Trump Signs HISTORIC TWO-YEAR Budget Agreement

President Trump Signs HISTORIC TWO-YEAR Budget Agreement

At about 1:30 a.m. - an hour and a half after the government ran out of money - the Senate easily approved the legislative package 78-21 that its two party leaders had negotiated for a bipartisan br...

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Myanmar genocide report brings calls for independent probe

Myanmar genocide report brings calls for independent probe

It included photographs of the victims, hands bound kneeling on the floor before the killing-and of their bodies in a pit after. "That is what they want. "The Reuters investigation of the Inn Di...

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Global intrigue: SNHU professor-student spat over Australia goes viral

Global intrigue: SNHU professor-student spat over Australia goes viral

Ashley says that when she received her graded rubric, her professor (whose name she requested stay anonymous) had given her an "F", writing: " Australia is a continent, not a country". Then as I cont...

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Kim Jong-Un, Donald Trump Lookalikes Stun Audience At The Olympics

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Abe is expected to urge Moon to steadily implement the deal, arguing Japan has been carrying out its promises, Japanese gover...

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S Korea's Moon and North's ceremonial head of state to attend

In remarks after a meeting with Moon , Pence made no mention of the potential for North-South dialogue (unlike the South Korean president). Her presence overshadowed the nominal head of the delegat...

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Trump says Democratic memo on Russian Federation is 'very political', needs redactions

Trump says Democratic memo on Russian Federation is 'very political', needs redactions

In the past few weeks, Nunes and the Republican majority on the committee successfully worked with Trump to release a misleading memo suggesting wrongdoing on the part of intelligence officials ...

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Two police officers shot and killed in Ohio

Two police officers shot and killed in Ohio

It happened just before 1 p.m.in the 300 block of Crosswind Drive, according to Columbus Police. "We are deeply saddened to report that one of our officers has been killed in the line of duty", the ...

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Football's forgotten man makes Borussia Dortmund return 259 days after knee injury

Football's forgotten man makes Borussia Dortmund return 259 days after knee injury

After being out since tearing knee ligaments in last May's German Cup final, injury-prone Reus went straight into the Dortmund starting line-up but it was fellow forward Batshuayi who again stole the ...

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Pep Guardiola hopes Riyad Mahrez will return to his best form

The Algerian boarded the team coach en route to Manchester despite manager Claude Puel saying on Thursday that the Algerian would definitely miss the game against the Premier League leaders. "...

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South Korean leader welcomes North Korean delegation to presidential palace

South Korean leader welcomes North Korean delegation to presidential palace

From the South Korean side, the unification minister and Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung participated in the banquet along with Lee Hee-beom, the president of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olymp...

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