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McMaster resigns as national security adviser

By appointing Bolton as his national security adviser , Trump has installed an extreme proponent of regime change in Iran, and if necessary...

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India sends note verbale to Pakistan on harassment of diplomats

On this day in 1956, Pakistan became the world's first Islamic republic. Mahmood was called back to Islamabad for consultations after allege...

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Facebook's Sandberg Says She Regrets Not Speaking Out Sooner

Cambridge's clients included Donald Trump's general-election campaign. If it fails, he said, "we don't deserve to have the opportunity to serv...

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UK Diplomats Leave Moscow as EU Nations Mull Measures against Russian Federation

In London they "are feverishly trying to force allies to take confrontational steps", Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters on a...

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OH doctors may now apply to recommend medical marijuana

They expected 33 Conservative senators would vote against the legislation, and were seeking support from the ranks of 43 Independent senators,...

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Virat Kohli set to play County Cricket for Surrey

Despite Kohli's astounding success all over the globe, Kohli has found the going tough in England, especially in Test cricket. While Indian ...

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Global geopolitical Series: Trump defends better relations with Russian Federation as 'good thing'

At the same time , Putin showed respect for those who voted for other candidates and considered the differences in political preference in no w...

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Pa. school district stocks classrooms with rocks to combat school shooters

Instead of arming teachers with firearms, one Pennsylvania school district superintendent wants to arm his students with stones. Helsel says t...

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European Union nations mull expelling Russian diplomats after spy attack

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said she was already considering expelling Russian spies from her territory. May's move to expel 23 "u...

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Trump orders ban on most transgender troops from serving

The White House says retaining troops with a history or diagnosis of " gender dysphoria " - those who may require substantial medical treatmen...

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Should you delete or deactivate your Facebook account?

Cambridge Analytica , for its part, tweeted Thursday, "We're committed to being responsible, fair and secure with data". The officials, who ...

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Iranian Citizens Charged With Cybercrime Attacks Against US

Interim Manhattan U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman said it was one of the largest state-sponsored hacking campaigns ever prosecuted in the United S...

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South Korea To Curb Overworking By Shutting Down Computers

The local government in Seoul , South Korea's capital city, is rolling out the new initiative starting later this month, BBC reports , in an ...

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Winter storm hits portions of Chicago area Saturday

New York City's Central Park recorded about 8 inches while downtown Philadelphia got 7. The storm will bring heavy snow to the Dakotas on Frid...

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Investigators say missing Iowa family found dead in vacation condo in Mexico

Creston police contacted the U.S. Department of State, and the bodies were found during a welfare check at the condo in Tulum , on the Yucatan ...

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Syria rebels and families leave besieged town after surrender

Up to 7,500 fighters and their families will be deported as part of the deal, which followed assurances from Russian military officers that ot...

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Congress To Vote On $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill

Trump said he had signed the bill, despite his qualms on some issues, because a $60 billion increase in military spending had convinced him it...

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Greek, Macedonian Officials See Progress In Name Dispute

Kotzias, who touched down at Skopje International Airport at around 7 p.m. - on what was the first direct flight to Skopje in 12 years -...

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Owen Smith Sacked As Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary Over Brexit Stance

He said he had been sacked for his views on the "damage" Brexit would do to the UK's economy and the Good Friday Agreement. He tweeted: "Tho...

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Glasgow blaze `one of the biggest´ firefighters have faced

Alasdair Hay, the chief fire officer, has praised firefighters who dealt with the blaze, which he described as one of the biggest the service ha...

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On Pak National Day, Islamabad seeks 'peaceful' ties with India

A researcher with the CAS Institute of Optics and Electronics in Chengdu, Sichuan province, namely Zheng Mengwei, has confirmed about the deal b...

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Donald Trump engages in a trade war with China

ABPA, an association of Brazilian animal protein processors, said China's Ministry of Commerce may increase import duties on USA pork to 25 pe...

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Trump signs government spending bill after last-minute threat to veto

He also appeals to Congress for a line-item veto that would grant him the ability to nix spending he disagrees with. "We funded the initial down...

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United States won't withdraw from Manbij: Washington

The Kurdistan Workers Party , or PKK, said it moved into Sinjar to protect the Yezidi people "from genocide" at the hands of the Islamic State ...

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Corolla Hatchback is On the Way

Now though, a completely new Corolla Hatch is about to take a bow, but how well it will sell when it lands in showrooms is open for debate. ...

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Reforms sped release of Sacramento police killing video

The officers then muted their body cam microphones after backup arrived. And, almost four years after the death of Michael Brown sparked the r...

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Napa man arrested after punching officers during struggle

Police say the victim was taken to local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. Responding officers from the Elk Grove Police ...

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Petition seeks $1B to save Toys R Us

Little did we know at the time that when the company filed for bankruptcy and ultimately closed up shop early previous year that it would be ...

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Auto bomb targets Afghan wrestling match

An official in Afghanistan's Helmand province has said 12 people have been killed and 40 others wounded in a auto bombing outside a sports s...

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Melania Trump Embraces Role of First Lady, Focuses on 'Helping Children'

Clearly, the new season is on the first lady's mind, as she embraced warm hues today at the International Women of Courage Awards held at the St...

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