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Irrational to claim Turkey targets Kurds, Presidential Spokesperson Kalın says

President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to announce a U.S. pullout from Syria left many questions, including whether Kurdish fighters who...

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Saudi women to be notified of divorce by text message

The new law will ensure women are fully aware of their marital status and can secure their rights at the time of alimony. "Women will be notif...

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'I Can Relate' to Those Not Paid Amid Shutdown

Trump is demanding that any funding to keep the federal government operational also include $5.6 billion to begin building a $23 billion a wall...

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Federal agencies directed to hold off raises for top officials during shutdown

The Trump administration has frozen pay raises for Vice President Mike Pence , Cabinet members, and select appointees amid the partial governm...

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Bolsonaro Not Ruling Out US-Brazil Military Cooperation

Unabashedly the most pro-Israel candidate for the presidency since at least the 1980s, Bolsonaro asserted throughout his campaign that "Palestin...

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Unions say TSA workers can't afford to man checkpoints without a paycheck

That could end up hurting air travelers if security checkpoints turn into "chokepoints". But for federal employees who aren't salaried, that...

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Trump claims he 'essentially fired' Mattis

Jim Mattis stepped down from his job as secretary of defence on Tuesday and President Donald Trump said a day later he had essentially fired M...

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Warren tests anti-corruption theme to cheers in Iowa debut

Warren's campaign message to really just one central theme, it is this idea that the middle class is under attack, you know, largely because of ...

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Majority of United Kingdom conservatives reject May's Brexit deal with Brussels

Tory MP Theresa Villiers says she will oppose PM Theresa May's Brexit deal as it doesn't respect the vote. Mrs May said that between now a...

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US Congresswoman tells crowd 'we're going to impeach motherf*****' Donald Trump

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) didn't even wait until she was seated as a congresswoman to go after the president's job, publishing an op-ed on...

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Hundreds rally as 7-year-old girl's killer remains at large

Authorities in Texas have filed charges against a suspect in the shooting death of a 7-year-old black girl. Each daughter was in her assigne...

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Pakistan PM Khan says he wants to strengthen ties with Turkey

The top leadership of both countries is expected to communicate on regional and global issues including Kashmir dispute and peace talks in Afgha...

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U.S. and China to hold trade talks in Beijing next week

Now China and the United States face a key March deadline for talks to end the damaging trade war, or Washington could proceed with a sharp hi...

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New Rep. Tells Cheering Crowd: 'We're Going To Impeach The Motherf*cker'

The congresswoman later shared an article she coauthored Thursday in which she outlined the Democrats' plans for impeachment, via special ...

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Pence, top aides set to get raises amid shutdown

The guidance was issued Friday in a memo from Margaret Weichert, the acting director of the Office of Personnel Management. Cabinet secretarie...

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Suspect Sketch Released In 7-Year-Old Jazmine Barnes’ Murder

A $100,000 reward is now available for anyone who has credible information, which will lead to the arrest of the white man who shot and killed 7...

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Ukrainian Orthodox Church gets ‘tomos of autocephaly’ at historic ceremony in Istanbul

The Russian church, which now has about 150 million Orthodox Christians under its authority, could lose a fifth of its members. Nikolai Balash...

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Mueller’s D.C. Grand Jury Granted More Time to Investigate

Several of Mueller's indictments came from this particular grand jury, including those against former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort a...

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French Police Arrest 'Yellow Vest' Leader in Paris

The broadcaster noted that Drouet already faced trial in France in the wake of his previous arrest on December 22 over illegal possession of a...

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Data on hundreds of German politicians stolen and posted online

The leak, which saw the data posted in daily batches before Christmas on a Twitter account that has been active since mid-2017, affects all pa...

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Zarif: Iran’s Missile Tests Not in Breach of UNSC Resolution

Iranian Deputy Defense Minister Gen. Qassem Taqizadeh told Iranian state media in November that Tehran was planning to put three launch vehicles...

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US Strike Targets USS Cole Bombing Mastermind in Yemen

Trump administration officials told CNN the strike hit al-Badawi while he was driving alone through the Ma'rib Governorate in Yemen, killing t...

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Three dead after gunman opens fire at bowling alley near Los Angeles

Police rope off the scene of a shooting at a bowling alley in Torrance, Calif., early Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019. Two of the injured men were take...

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Woman who has been in coma for 14 years gives birth

No one at the facility knew she was pregnant until she was ready to give birth. The woman, who has been at the Hacienda HealthCare facility ...

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Attention 'snowflakes' and 'me me me millennials': The British Army wants you

Many people on social media are questioning the decision to go down this route, accusing the army of being ' out of touch ' and ' patronising ' ...

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Five teenage girls killed in Escape Room fire in Poland

Five 15-years old girls were killed in a fire that broke out in an " escape room " as they were trying to solve logical riddles. The horrific ...

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A day after Trump jibe, NSA Ajit Doval meets Afghan counterpart Mohib

He spoke every bit as an embittered man who realizes that the war has been lost. Trump's comments, coming with the usual exhortation of how ...

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5 children heading to Disney killed in fiery Florida crash

Eight people were injured in the crash , including the Avoyelles House of Mercy pastor's wife and a pregnant woman who later delivered a baby, ...

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One dead in Sydney Scientology stabbing

Police are investigating a motive for the crime. They also paid tribute to the 30-year-old man who was injured and has since been released fro...

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China executes serial killer dubbed 'Jack the Ripper'

At trial Gao pleaded guilty to the horrific crimes committed in Baiyin and Baotou in Inner Mongolia, the South China Morning Post reports ....

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