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Head of Russian spy agency Korobov passes away, aged 62

Head of Russian spy agency Korobov passes away, aged 62

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday that the president had maintained a "regular dialogue" with Korobov as the chief of one of the nation's top intelligence agencies. "It looks like there ar...

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Team Battle w/ VikkiKitty & Syd - Nintendo Minute

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Team Battle w/ VikkiKitty & Syd - Nintendo Minute

The game delivered a relatively easy fighting game which hid surprising depth and features a cast that pulled from a surprising array of Nintendo titles. Folks who attend will be able to play Super S...

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Cops: Utah teens arrested for Thanksgiving joyride

Cops: Utah teens arrested for Thanksgiving joyride

For rebellious teens across America, "borrowing" someone else's vehicle for a short ride is something of a right of passage - but two Utah teens took the joyride to new heights, stealing an airplane f...

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France vows to return stolen African artworks

France vows to return stolen African artworks

A panel of experts, commissioned by the president to study the issue of African artworks in French museums, presented their findings to him on Friday. While that request was initially denied, in Novem...

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Judge rejects bias claim, won't toss Trump charity lawsuit

Judge rejects bias claim, won't toss Trump charity lawsuit

The judge on the case, Justice Saliann Scarpulla of the New York State Supreme Court, dismissed each argument and ordered a response from Trump's legal team within 45 days. "There are rules that gover...

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Investigate Ivanka Trump's emails

Investigate Ivanka Trump's emails

A spokesman for Trump's attorney confirmed that she did use a private email account before she was informed of the rules, and said that all her government-related emails had been turned over months ag...

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Trump admin asks Supreme Court to speed transgender troops case

Trump admin asks Supreme Court to speed transgender troops case

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway's husband took to the president's favored social media platform to make the argument that the San Francisco-based court sees so many cases overturned because of ...

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Wreck-It Ralph and Fortnite crossover might be on its way

Wreck-It Ralph and Fortnite crossover might be on its way

Now one player has found the exact same footage in the online battle royale title itself! Ralph was captured on-screen at Fortnite's drive-in theater Risky Reels by Twitch streamer Mozzzyy who...

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Climate report warns of grim economic consequences, worsening weather disasters in US

Climate report warns of grim economic consequences, worsening weather disasters in US

The 13-agency consensus found in the second volume of the Fourth National Climate Assessment makes it clear the world is barreling toward catastrophic ― perhaps irreversible ― climate change. After ta...

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US Further Tightens Noose Around Iran for Supplying Oil to Syria

US Further Tightens Noose Around Iran for Supplying Oil to Syria

Other designated entities include Iran-based Tadbir Kish Medical and Pharmaceutical Company and the Moscow-based Mir Business Bank. The network helps fuel the Syrian war effort of regime leader Bash...

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Police reveal tactic to stop moped crime

Police reveal tactic to stop moped crime

Police want people to know how far they will go to stop criminals through their so-called "Operation Venice". London's Metropolitan Police released some footage Friday showing police vehicles coming...

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Black Friday to Cyber Monday Deals on Electronics, TVs, Clothes

Ms Lambkin said this shift is going in favour of online at a rate of 20% a year "and it's not going to change any time soon". Spending on gift cards is up this year and expected to reach $29.9 billi...

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Midlands man killed following altercation outside bar in NY

Midlands man killed following altercation outside bar in NY

An avid sportsman, McGee previously turned out for the Longford GAA club Fr Manning Gaels and St Vincent's minor club. The 21-year-old victim, who it is understood is from the Drumlish area of Longf...

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Microsoft blocks Windows 10 version 1809 for PCs with Intel display drivers

Microsoft blocks Windows 10 version 1809 for PCs with Intel display drivers

As well as putting an upgrade block in place for systems with the affected drivers, Microsoft has also installed another upgrade block for those running Apple's iCloud software after it was found to b...

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Jerome Corsi in plea negotiations Robert Mueller

Jerome Corsi in plea negotiations Robert Mueller

He said on a YouTube show earlier this month that he expected to be charged with lying to federal investigators, though he said at the time that he was innocent of wrongdoing. Stone has previously den...

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Comey Resists Closed Interview After House Republican Subpoena

Comey Resists Closed Interview After House Republican Subpoena

Chairman Bob Goodlatte issued subpoenas to Comey and former attorney general Loretta Lynch . The panels' investigation is set to either end or dramatically change by the beginning of next year, whe...

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Hero Dallas man catches baby thrown from burning building

Hero Dallas man catches baby thrown from burning building

Three people were hurt in the blaze - that included a firefighter who suffered burns, McClatchy reported. And if that weren't heroic enough, one man caught a woman's baby when she tossed her fro...

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Paul Caneiro, Keith Caneiro's brother, charged with setting own home on fire

Paul Caneiro, Keith Caneiro's brother, charged with setting own home on fire

In the early hours of November 21, Paul Caniero, Keith Caniero's brother, was charged for aggravated arson in connection with his own residence being set ablaze at 27 Tilton Drive in Ocean Township. T...

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Officer shot and killed at Mercy Hospital remembered as hero

Officer shot and killed at Mercy Hospital remembered as hero

Dr. Tamara O'Neal, 38, an ER doctor, and Samuel Jimenez , 28, a Chicago PD officer, were also killed. Lopez had a permit to possess a concealed firearm, and it was unclear if officials knew about...

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Tommy Robinson to advise UKIP leader Gerard Batten

Tommy Robinson to advise UKIP leader Gerard Batten

Speaking this morning, Mr Farage told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "Well, I'm appalled". On Sunday, the party's national executive committee (NEC) deferred a decision on allowing members to ...

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Two policemen killed in attack on Chinese consulate in Pakistan

Two policemen killed in attack on Chinese consulate in Pakistan

The attackers killed two officers and stormed the building in the southern port city, leading to an intense shootout at about 9:30am local time (4:30am GMT) today. The $62 billion China-Pakistan Econo...

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Jewellery store owners fend off robbery suspects with swords

Jewellery store owners fend off robbery suspects with swords

Akhil Mooken said Thursday. Moments later, three store employees rush to the window and begin fighting the robbers away with what appear to be swords. A brazen daylight robbery took a odd turn, when...

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UAE considers clemency request for jailed Briton Matthew Hedges

The life sentence handed down to the PhD student has provoked a public outcry, with diplomatic efforts to secure his release being led by Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt. However, she later thanked the ...

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Interpol Chief: Neutrality Key To Organization

Interpol Chief: Neutrality Key To Organization

Interpol has faced intense criticism that countries like Russian Federation have abused Interpol's system to go after fugitive dissidents. European and USA officials had been lobbying strongly again...

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Pelosi detractor now says he'll back her for House speaker

Pelosi detractor now says he'll back her for House speaker

It's also a blow to the group of Democrats trying to block Pelosi from winning. Late on Tuesday, Pelosi also called for creation of a new leadership post , a move that could make room for younger...

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Trump eager to ‘turn a blind eye' to Khashoggi murder - Turkish FM

Trump eager to ‘turn a blind eye' to Khashoggi murder - Turkish FM

Hashemi noted the Argentina trip puts Prince Mohammed in possible legal jeopardy under the policy of universal jurisdiction under global law. The two crown princes- who also command their countries'...

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Brexit deal works for all UK, PM May tells Scottish leader - International

Risking the anger of Brexiteers, May refused to say whether there were any circumstances in which Britain would leave the European Union without a deal. "I think we'll hold our side now". I really do,...

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Apple quietly buys AI startup

Apple quietly buys AI startup

Apple has acquired another artificial intelligence business, a new report by The Verge claims. Tech giant Apple has reportedly bought a privacy-focussed AI startup, according to a report by T...

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Donald Trump disputes Saudi prince role in Khashoggi killing

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is in possession of a phone call recording of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in which he is heard giving an instruction to "silence Jamal Khashoggi as...

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European Union exec arm rejects Italy budget, paves way for sanctions

European Union exec arm rejects Italy budget, paves way for sanctions

The European Union on Wednesday once again rejected the Italian government's proposed budget for 2019, paving the way for financial sanctions against the continent's fourth largest economy. Economy ...

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