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Kamala Harris Officially Launches White House Bid

The first-term senator criticized President Trump , saying American democracy is "under attack and on the line like never before". So let's ans...

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Duke Professor's Email to Chinese Students Causes Uproar

In 2018, she told students that while she doesn't like " being the language police ", students who speak in Chinese might give teaching staff th...

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Philippines vows to crush 'terrorists' after church bombing kills 20

In a post in the Islamic State's Amaq news agency, the militant group took responsibility for the attack, but did not provide evidence for the c...

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Howard Schultz, former Starbucks CEO, is considering run for president as independent

He has also criticized Trump, telling employees that the president was creating "chaos" and hurting business; calling Trump's tax cuts for corpo...

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China Police Probe Mystery Explosions at Office High-Rise

However, the local fire department has confirmed that it received a call at around 3:13 pm about a vehicle exploding in the basement of the buil...

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Weather Authority Alert: Heavy snow, gusty winds Sunday night into Monday

Record cold will move in by Monday night. Forecasters predict a widespread 6-10 inches of snow across southern Wisconsin, but the heaviest snow ...

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Heavy snow to push across Upper Midwest, bitter cold follows

But you can continue to check in for updates on the cold snap, as workers at the National Weather Service are continuing to do their jobs with...

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United Kingdom government may scrap MPs' holiday to pass Brexit laws

The revelation came as further Government splits emerged over whether Britain should quit the European Union without an agreement as Defence M...

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India displays military power, cultural life on Republic Day

Millions of Indians watched the 90-minute display on TV. India celebrated its 70th Republic Day on Saturday. In a first, Lieutenant Bhavana ...

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Rome marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Over a million people were killed in Auschwitz alone, majority Jews. The survey of 2,000 people, carried out by Opinion Matters, found "that...

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Russian Federation wheels out key missile in bid to save United States arms treaty

The 1987 Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) between the United States and the Soviet Union bans production, testing, and deploymen...

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Goodale on the Kingston national security investigation

Police are giving a news conference later Friday. Police said they found trace elements of materials that could have been used in an improvise...

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Australian woman bitten by snake in toilet

Fortunately, she only received minor wounds and the bite was non-venomous. The snake catchers shared the woman's story on Facebook , saying...

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Another winter storm on the way Monday

Temperatures will drop into the lower teens by the time we get into the overnight hours Tuesday night. Environment Canada on Thursday afternoo...

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Bitterly cold wind chills follow cold front Thursday afternoon

Saturday , Jan. 26. The extremely cold air is expected to take hold Tuesday night with lows near 10 below zero. A south wind of 8 to 17 miles ...

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Trump Moving Forward with SOTU, Despite Request to Delay

The White House is forging ahead with State of the Union preparations despite no commitment from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., to hold...

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'Red scarves' march in Paris against yellow-vest violence

Some 2,000 people have been injured in protests since the movement began November 17, notably as weekly demonstrations in Paris routinely desc...

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Trump Still Proclaims "We Will Build the Wall" - Mish Talk

Trump on Friday signed a bill that ended the partial government shutdown for three weeks. Republicans, who controlled Congress for much of his...

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Trump wounded by border wall retreat in deal to end shutdown

The government shutdown prompted animosity between the Trump administration and congressional Democrats, who now control the House of Represen...

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Greek lawmakers ratify Macedonia name-change deal

The so-called Prespes Agreement was passed in parliament with 153 votes in favor and 146 against, a clear win for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...

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Trump ally Roger Stone charged with offences including witness tampering

On Saturday, he again tweeted his support for Stone, this time saying: 'If Roger Stone was indicted for lying to Congress, what about the ly...

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UN rights expert to visit Turkey over Khashoggi murder

The UN human rights expert Agnès Callamard is to head an global inquiry into the killing of Saudi journalist Mr. Jamal Khashoggi , starting wit...

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Trump announces deal with lawmakers to end government shutdown

The shutdown ended as Democratic leaders had insisted it must, with the government first reopening and then talks about border security. He al...

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Soros uses Davos speech to urge USA crackdown on Chinese tech firms

He warned that artificial intelligence presented "a mortal threat to open societies" if used by authoritarian regimes. Soros, who promotes lib...

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Donegal in for a cold week with snow forecast for Tuesday

The warning reads: "Early tonight and overnight, north to northwest winds will reach mean speeds of 50 to 65 km/hr with gusts of 90 to 100 km/hr...

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McCallum out as Canadian ambassador to China after comments on Meng extradition

The firing came after McCallum made comments picking apart the U.S. extradition request for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou, apologised, then ag...

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Twin bombings at Philippines cathedral leaves at least 27 dead

Most victims were churchgoers along with soldiers. Images from the scene showed the door, pews and glass windows of Mount Carmel Cathedral wer...

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Partial government shutdown ends without funds for wall

On Friday, about 800,000 civil servants missed another payday amid the five-week closure of about a quarter of the federal government. Trump b...

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The five key Brexit amendments that could radically alter Theresa May's plan

Yorkshire MP Yvette Cooper has said her controversial attempt to delay Brexit if Parliament has not agreed a deal by the end of February is an...

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Diocese Of Covington Offices Evacuated After Reports Of A Suspicious Package

Then, Native American activist Nathan Phillips approached them and started banging a drum in the face of one student, Nick Sandmann , while a...

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