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I ‘set the table beautifully’ for next border wall fight with Democrats

I ‘set the table beautifully’ for next border wall fight with Democrats

Pelosi's inability to give the nation proper border security is doing a disservice to the country, referencing the amounts of drugs and human trafficking being conducted through the southern border. O...

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Powerful storm hits Southern California, flooding highways

Powerful storm hits Southern California, flooding highways

Paseo Canyon Malibu West in Malibu. An overturned vehicle at a scene of a fatal accident, where a volunteer member of the Ventura County search and rescue team was killed, along Interstate Highway ...

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Federal prosecutors subpoena Trump’s inaugural committee

Federal prosecutors subpoena Trump’s inaugural committee

The New York Times reported that the subpoenas asked the committee to produce documents related to the committee's donors and event attendees, vendors, contracts, federal disclosure filings, and "any...

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French 'yellow vests' march through Paris against police violence

French 'yellow vests' march through Paris against police violence

Thousands of "gilets jaunes" ( yellow vests ) protesters marched through Paris and other French cities on Saturday for the 12th consecutive weekend of anti-government action, as they paid homage...

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Egypt: 40 Mummies Discovered in Ancient Minya Chambers

Egypt: 40 Mummies Discovered in Ancient Minya Chambers

The mummies were buried nine metres below the ground and found wrapped in linen. "All are in a good conservation condition, and some are wrapped in linen, or decorated with Demotic handwriting [an...

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Australia deploys military in flood-ravaged Queensland

Australia deploys military in flood-ravaged Queensland

Townsville City Council has advised intense rain may cause fast-moving and rapidly-rising water levels in these areas and lead to flash flooding . "This was a very deliberate decision to minimise p...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez To Bring Activist Who Confronted Jeff Flake To SOTU

Hours after the encounter, Flake, who had voted to move ahead with Kavanaugh's confirmation, reached across the aisle to delay a floor vote on the confirmation for one week to allow the FBI to investi...

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Ireland resisting United Kingdom attempts for bilateral border talks - Irish minister

Ireland resisting United Kingdom attempts for bilateral border talks - Irish minister

Making clear the European Union had no intention of accommodating the United Kingdom at all, Selmayr said in comments reported by the Daily Telegraph: "On the EU side, nobody is considering th...

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State of the Union Preview: President Trump to Emphasize Bipartisan Collaboration

State of the Union Preview: President Trump to Emphasize Bipartisan Collaboration

A senior administration official told reporters on Friday that "choosing greatness" will be the theme for the February 5 address, which will outline a "policy agenda both parties can rally behind". Tr...

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Super Bowl TV ratings hit 10-year low for Patriots win

Super Bowl TV ratings hit 10-year low for Patriots win

Meanwhile, oddsmakers at Bovada expect Rams and Patriots to face each other in the Super Bowl again next year, with both teams 7-1 favorites to lift the Lombardi Trophy. I wish I'd played better. ...

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Taliban to meet anti-govt leaders in Moscow

The negotiations consisted of a closed-door meeting between the Afghanistan High Peace Council and the political office of the Taliban movement in Doha, which took part in this kind of meeting for the...

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BMW launches limited-run 8 Series M850i xDrive First Edition

BMW launches limited-run 8 Series M850i xDrive First Edition

BMW will build 400 between April and June, all in the exact same spec. The limited edition is set apart by a number of BMW Individual exterior and interior appointments, the highlight being a new...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reveals talks with British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reveals talks with British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn

Dan Crenshaw (of Pete Davidson feud fame ) came at the newly sworn-in Congresswoman on Twitter on Sunday night over her proposed 70 percent tax rate for those who earn more than $10 million per ye...

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United Kingdom clears liquor baron Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

United Kingdom clears liquor baron Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

Should the appeal to the High Court fail, Mr. Mallya would still have further opportunities to attempt to overturn the extradition order, by seeking permission to appeal to the Supreme Court, though t...

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Russian Federation scraps nuke arms deal with US

Russian Federation scraps nuke arms deal with US

President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation will develop new high-tech missiles, potentially signaling the start of a new technological arms race. Trump said that on Saturday, the USA will "suspe...

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Eleven dead in car bomb attack in Mogadishu

Eleven dead in car bomb attack in Mogadishu

Several people were wounded in the blast that occurred in Mogadishu's Hamarweyne district, a busy area with shops and restaurants, officials say. . The death toll may rise as rescuers search for sur...

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Cartel Chief 'El Chapo' Guzman Raped Girls as Young as 13

Cartel Chief 'El Chapo' Guzman Raped Girls as Young as 13

One of Guzman's former personal secretaries testified El Chapo would pay $5,000 to bring in the girls as young as 13 to him, sometimes slipping "a powdery substance" into their drinks before rapin...

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Freezing drizzle advisory for SD&G

Freezing drizzle advisory for SD&G

This snow is the result of a Colorado low that will track over Northeastern Ontario Monday evening. Freezing drizzle continues early this morning, the advisory said. If visibility is reduced while d...

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How the ‘most productive president in modern history’ spends his work days

How the ‘most productive president in modern history’ spends his work days

President Donald Trump's executive assistant has come to the USA leader's defense following reports that the president dedicates the majority of his hours in the Oval Office to unstructured "execu...

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WhatsApp for iOS enables Face ID, Touch ID for iPhone

WhatsApp for iOS enables Face ID, Touch ID for iPhone

In the future, Facebook plans to create a unified messaging system that would work across Messenger, WhatsApp, and Instagram, complete with end-to-end encryption. Of course, if you're using WhatsA...

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Microsoft in bid to make Xbox Live worldwide cross-platform gaming backend

Microsoft in bid to make Xbox Live worldwide cross-platform gaming backend

Microsoft acknowledged that shift in the session listing when it said that "Xbox Live is about to get MUCH bigger" (emphasis theirs) by "expanding from 400M gaming devices and a reach to over 68M ac...

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Here is the Galaxy S10 and S10+ in All Their Glory

Here is the Galaxy S10 and S10+ in All Their Glory

For anyone eagerly waiting for the release of the Samsung Galaxy S10 their birthday has just come early. Ahead of February 20th first preview press conference event, Samsung Galaxy F fold...

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European Union nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela leader

European Union nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela leader

Maduro, for his part, stood defiant, accusing the United States of preparing a coup in the South American country and rejecting a US -backed effort to send emergency food and medicine into his count...

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Military steps in as Australia floods bring crocs to the streets

Military steps in as Australia floods bring crocs to the streets

The Bureau of Meteorology said a slow-moving monsoonal trough was sitting above Queensland , with some areas expected to receive more than a year's worth of rain before conditions ease. The town of...

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Muslim Congresswoman in Crosshairs After 'Anti-Semitic' Rant on Israel

Muslim Congresswoman in Crosshairs After 'Anti-Semitic' Rant on Israel

As a Somali Muslim woman, Omar is afforded unique status. Former New York state Assemblyman Dov Hikind tweeted that her statements were anti-Semitic . "So, the idea that what's going on is equivalent...

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Pentagon sending another 3,750 troops to Southwest border

Pentagon sending another 3,750 troops to Southwest border

The surge in troops will bring the total amount of active-duty members to around 4,350. Some of the additional troops will also string up 150 more miles (240 km) of concertina wire. The president took...

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Carrie Lam wishes all a healthy and prosperous Year of the Pig

Carrie Lam wishes all a healthy and prosperous Year of the Pig

Tuesday, Feb. 5, marks the official start of the year of the pig , which PS 203 Principal Deborah Florio said is "characterized as being warmhearted, good-tempered, wild, honest and gentle". PETA has...

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Tulsi Gabbard, first Hindu in US Congress, officially enters presidential race

Tulsi Gabbard, first Hindu in US Congress, officially enters presidential race

She made waves recently for saying in a tweet that President Trump is "Saudi Arabia's bitch" for announcing the US will stand with Saudi Arabia, regardless of any intelligence community assessme...

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NFL Super Bowl Ad 'Infuriating Expense — WashPost Writer

Other journalists in the commercial include freelance reporter Austin Tice , who has been missing in Syria for more than six years, and Marie Colvin , a United States correspondent for the Sunday ...

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Korean Diplomats Meet ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

Korean Diplomats Meet ahead of Trump-Kim Summit

Asked about the possibility of the United States pulling troops out of South Korea as it negotiates with Pyongyang, Trump doubled down on remarks by Stephen Biegun, the USA envoy on North Korea who th...

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