• Syria appears to have heeded US warning on chemical attack: Jim Mattis
Syria appears to have heeded US warning on chemical attack: Jim Mattis

In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the us had "identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children".

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  • Maduro Calls Latest Coup Attempt An
Maduro Calls Latest Coup Attempt An "Armed Terrorist Attack"

The opposition blames Maduro for an economic crisis that has caused shortages of food and medicine in the oil-rich country. Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a gathering in support of him and his proposal for the National Constituent Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela June 27, 2017.

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  • The Man Who CNN Retracted Trump Story About, Calls CNN 'Classy'
The Man Who CNN Retracted Trump Story About, Calls CNN 'Classy'

Of course he meant President Trump and referred to his recent tweets attacking CNN . A network executive, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss personnel issues, said Monday that story author Thomas Frank resigned .

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  • Jammu and Kashmir: Special investigation team takes up police officer lynching case
Jammu and Kashmir: Special investigation team takes up police officer lynching case

Hundreds of relatives and sympathisers visited the family home of the slain police officer Mohd Ayub Pandith on Saturday as anger seemed to boil over the brutality of the bloodshed. On the instructions of the working president, NC's provincial president Nasir Aslam Wani and state spokesperson Junaid Azim Mattu attended the wreath-laying ceremony ...

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  • CNN Tweets Correction At Trump In Wake Of Retraction, Resignations
CNN Tweets Correction At Trump In Wake Of Retraction, Resignations

EDT Tuesday. Trump brutally attacked CNN for being "FAKE NEWS", yet it was CNN who made a decision to remove it because of a lack of confidence in the sources. The increase of CNN's daytime audience more than doubled and its prime-time audience jumped 70 percent previous year during Trump's presidential campaign.

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  • Putin trusted more than Trump, US research center's survey says
Putin trusted more than Trump, US research center's survey says

During the Republican presidential primaries, for example, Jeb Bush insisted that during the Obama era, "We have lost the trust and confidence of our friends". Netherlands' and Germany' impression of the US government fell 75 percent each, with South Korea and France rounding out the top five with 71 percent and 70 percent drops, respectively.

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  • Led Coalition Strikes Destroy 14 Daesh Positions in Mosul - Joint Task Force
Led Coalition Strikes Destroy 14 Daesh Positions in Mosul - Joint Task Force

Residents who have escaped from the Old City, say that they have little food, water or medicine in the Old City. "The victory announcement will come in a very short time", Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on his website Monday evening.

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  • European Union expats will need identity card to remain in United Kingdom after Brexit
European Union expats will need identity card to remain in United Kingdom after Brexit

Individuals who have applied, or are in the process of applying, for a Certificate of Permanent Residence may therefore consider applying for British Citizenship. This includes equal rights on healthcare, education, benefits and pensions. "They will be treated as if they were United Kingdom citizens..." Theresa May has told EU citizens they m...

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  • Donald Trump's United Kingdom state visit has not been canceled, insists Boris Johnson
Donald Trump's United Kingdom state visit has not been canceled, insists Boris Johnson

Foreign secretary Boris Johnson has said Donald Trump's planned state visit to the United Kingdom will go ahead, despite its omission from the Queen's Speech on Wednesday. Trump reportedly later told the PM he would not go ahead with the visit if it was likely to cause widespread demonstrations. Speaking to Sky News , Johnson said that the...

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  • CNN chief: Alex Jones interview worthy, but NBC mishandled
CNN chief: Alex Jones interview worthy, but NBC mishandled

Dannel Malloy, and advocates on issues including mental health and gun violence. World Wrestling Entertainment has routinely done this during interviews with chairman Vince McMahon and some of its top stars. Her interview quickly became a topic of discussion at a news conference CNN held to promote its morning show, "New Day". In the promo video,...

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  • S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics
S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

Moon , in his speech in Muju, said he is seeking the cooperation of the International Olympic Committee and North Korea in realizing his proposal for a joint team, which would "greatly contribute to the Olympic values of friendship and world peace".

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  • Reality Winner's trial set for October
Reality Winner's trial set for October

The judge states that victor has no criminal record and only has one count against her so far. She has been held without bond since her arrest June 3 when federal agents searched her Battle Row rental home. The memo described a Russian cyberattack on a USA voting software supplier a year ago. Victor was arrested the same day the Intercept publish...

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  • Donald Trump now wants 'solar wall' on Mexican border
Donald Trump now wants 'solar wall' on Mexican border

The statement adds: "In order to be effective, we must be able to move beyond finger-pointing". He initially teased the partisan crowd, promising "an idea nobody has heard about yet". But he told his audience Wednesday that the U.S. -Mexico border is one of the rare places that "solar really does work" because of the sun and heat. Either way,...

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  • Grenfell Tower fire: Combustible cladding found on university accommodation blocks
Grenfell Tower fire: Combustible cladding found on university accommodation blocks

Plymouth Community Homes said it would not follow Camden Council's decision to evacuate residents , because the Mount Wise towers have additional fires safety measures and precautions in place. Local Green Councillor Gavin Corbett said: "Almost as soon as the Grenfell tragedy happened I had local queries about the cladding used on the buildings at...

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  • Powersharing talks intensify as deadline nears
Powersharing talks intensify as deadline nears

The parties have until 4pm on Thursday to nominate ministers or face the prospect of some version of direct rule from Westminster or yet another assembly election. Mr Brokenshire said: "This issue of impartiality and the principle of working across all communities and with fairness to all communities is one that we steadfastly uphold, why I continu...

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  • US 'regrets' Russian decision to cancel talks
US 'regrets' Russian decision to cancel talks

Moscow regards a US statement linking the lifting of sanctions on Russian Federation to its withdrawal from eastern Ukraine as inappropriate and incorrect, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday. "We remain open to future discussions", she said. The ruble "is coming under pressure from a combination of factors, including low oil pric...

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  • Toronto shooting, carjacking suspect surrenders in Orillia after police chase
Toronto shooting, carjacking suspect surrenders in Orillia after police chase

Upon arrival, investigators discovered that a woman in her 50s had been shot multiple times in a nearby parking lot and a man in his 60s had been assaulted. OPP Sgt. Peter Leon said there were a number of collisions, with significant property damage, but no serious injuries. The woman was rushed to hospital via emergency run with serious injuries...

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  • European Bonds Sell Off As Draghi's Words Keep Weighing — BOND REPORT
European Bonds Sell Off As Draghi's Words Keep Weighing — BOND REPORT

The euro stood tall near a 10-month high on Wednesday after the European Central Bank chief hinted the days of the ECB's aggressive stimulus are numbered, and as the dollar was pressured after a vote on U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Tuesday that by standard metrics, some asset valuations look high while Vice Chair Stanley Fi...

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  • Three separatist leaders arrested by police after NIA raids in Srinagar
Three separatist leaders arrested by police after NIA raids in Srinagar

All of them were taken to the Rajbagh police station. The three leaders detained have been identified as Ayaz Akbar, Altaf Shah and Mehraj-ud-Din Kalwal. Working on specific inputs, the intelligence agency conducted coordinated raids at the residences and offices of Kashmiri separatists. The agency is probing all aspects of alleged terror fundi...

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  • Health care bill could cost Hawaii billions in Medicaid
Health care bill could cost Hawaii billions in Medicaid

I think the meeting was very helpful. Republican leader Mitch McConnell announced a delay for any voting at a closed-door senators' lunch also attended by Vice President Mike Pence . Later, Jerry Moran of Kansas, Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH also said they opposed the measure. "Not acceptable" is how Republican...

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  • MILES MORALES Exists In The MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE ... Probably
MILES MORALES Exists In The MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE ... Probably

Tom Holland however may never come to face to face with the Venom due to different studios possessing different rights and thus this phenomenal match between the two webstors may never been seen. Believe it or not, it's only been nine years since the Marvel Cinematic Universe began with 2008's Iron Man . Then, later, Gizmodo asked director...

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  • Beauty queen dies 2 years after being set on fire by ex
Beauty queen dies 2 years after being set on fire by ex

She could only whisper due to horrendous damage to her throat and never walked again. Judy Malinowski suffered horrific fourth and fifth-degree burns to 80% of her body losing two fingers, both ears and her hair after Michael Slager committed his unforgivable crime.

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  • Tech titans meet in White House
Tech titans meet in White House

While it was COO Sheryl Sandberg, rather than Mark Zuckerberg, who represented the company at December's meeting with Trump, the social network sent no representatives to yesterday's summit. "America should be the global leader in government technology just as we are in every other aspect, and we are going to start our big edge again in technolog...

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  • Leo Varadkar formally elected as prime minister of Ireland
Leo Varadkar formally elected as prime minister of Ireland

Varadkar told parliament on Wednesday that Ireland would hold a referendum next year on liberalising Ireland's abortion laws, now among the most restrictive in Europe. He completed an internship at the King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai. It remains to be seen if his partner, doctor Matthew Barrett, will serve a public role.

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  • American Supreme Court granted Trump's provisional ban
American Supreme Court granted Trump's provisional ban

The GBTA recently forecast a $1.3 billion loss in overall travel-related expenditures in the USA this year due to the ban, as well as other policies like the proposed expanded laptop ban and other political factors like Brexit . What's not bona fide? The Dulles Justice Coalition, which established a pool of volunteer attorneys at Dulles Internat...

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  • Trump Meets Modi: A Political Bromance At Best
Trump Meets Modi: A Political Bromance At Best

Even though Trump praised his country's relation with India , the fact can not be overlooked that he met PM Modi five months after taking over. "Congress is particularly disappointed by the fact the US President acknowledged the accomplishments of India under Modi during the last three years", Naidu said, adding that Trump particularly referre...

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  • Council carries out safety checks following Grenfell Tower fire
Council carries out safety checks following Grenfell Tower fire

Sir Ken Knight , who wrote a report on the 2009 Lakanal House fire, in which six people died, stated: "It is not considered practical or economically viable to make a requirement for the retrospective fitting of fire suppression systems to all current high-rise residential buildings".

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  • Fox News' Chris Wallace Nails Trump's Lawyer in a Brazen Lie
Fox News' Chris Wallace Nails Trump's Lawyer in a Brazen Lie

If there is an investigation of the circumstances of Comey's firing, and the Deputy Attorney General (who is serving as Acting AG for the investigation due to Jeff Sessions' recusal) was instrumental in the firing, that sure looks like a conflict, Turley says.

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  • France, US to act jointly if Syria uses chem weapons
France, US to act jointly if Syria uses chem weapons

Hours after the Tillerson-Lavrov call, press secretary Sean Spicer's own missive said vaguely that Assad and his military would "pay a heavy price" for any "mass murder attack using chemical weapons ". Trump administration officials declined to comment on how the US intelligence got the information that led to the public declaration about Syri...

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  • US Shoots Down Armed, Iranian-Made Drone Over Syria Amid Russian Protests
US Shoots Down Armed, Iranian-Made Drone Over Syria Amid Russian Protests

When asked about Syrian regime forces and Iranian-backed militias who, like the USA -led coalition , were advancing on Islamic State-held territory, Dillon responded: "We're here to fight ISIS , and if others want to fight ISIS to defeat them, we have no problem with that".

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  • Trump's warning to Syria on chemical weapons worked, Mattis says
Trump's warning to Syria on chemical weapons worked, Mattis says

The White House on Monday said USA intelligence observed potential preparations similar to those in the run-up to a deadly chemical attack on the opposition-held town of Khan Sheikhoun in April that the United States blamed on Assad's forces.

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  • Manslaughter Charges Filed In Halstad Shooting Death
Manslaughter Charges Filed In Halstad Shooting Death

They were in love, they loved in each other. The pair recently shared a video on YouTube titled " Doing Scary Stunts at the Fair Part 1 ". Perez told investigators she fired a 50 caliber handgun from about one foot away while Ruiz held the book to his chest.

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  • Deputies: Woman gives birth to child fathered by 11-year-old
Deputies: Woman gives birth to child fathered by 11-year-old

She became pregnant and had the boy's child, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office . Mowry was 22 at the time and the boy was 11. After detectives completed their investigation they secured an arrest warrant. Investigators were listening in on the other line, according to arrest records. Mowry's sexual battery charge is a capita...

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  • Are Comey and Mueller 'Very Good Friends' Like Trump Claims?
Are Comey and Mueller 'Very Good Friends' Like Trump Claims?

Trump's suggestion that there are conflicts of interest in this case, especially given the fact that James Comey would have no reason to lie under oath and risk years in prison for doing so, seems like yet another falsehood from the President in order to distract from the main target, himself.

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  • Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month
Second North Korean soldier defects to South Korea in a month

The Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea , will take place from 9-25 February. "I am pleased that the first sports exchange cooperation between two Koreas of this new government has been accomplished through this event", said President Moon .

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