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North Korea warns United States sanctions could derail plans to denuclearise

North Korea warns United States sanctions could derail plans to denuclearise

Inter-Korean relations and flashy diplomatic activities have been put on pause as North Korea prepares to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the death of former leader Kim Jong-il today. It sai...

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Russian Federation rejects damning reports from Senate alleging pro-Donald Trump election meddling

Russian Federation rejects damning reports from Senate alleging pro-Donald Trump election meddling

Google , Twitter and Facebook, which owns Instagram, were criticized for misrepresenting the amount of Russian activity on their sites and not disclosing the accurate number of users viewing the conte...

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Trump's brinkmanship over the 'wall' a sign of things to come

Trump's brinkmanship over the 'wall' a sign of things to come

Mr Trump wrote on Twitter on Monday morning: "Anytime you hear a Democrat saying that you can have a good Border Security without a wall, write them off as just another politician following the party ...

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Jeremy Corbyn to call no-confidence vote in Theresa May

Jeremy Corbyn to call no-confidence vote in Theresa May

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is expected to take the opportunity to call on her to hold a vote on her deal this week, and senior Labour figures refuse to rule out an imminent no-confidence motion ...

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Trump bickers with Democratic leaders, threatens government shutdown

Trump bickers with Democratic leaders, threatens government shutdown

But now his tone has softened. Senate Democratic leaders signaled Sunday they were not budging from their negotiating position of providing $1.3 billion for border security - and they called on Trum...

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China to Halt Additional Tariffs on U.S.-made Cars

China to Halt Additional Tariffs on U.S.-made Cars

Mr Trump said the climbdown showed that China had been forced to blink in their on-off spat, after months of heavy United States tariffs on Chinese imports. Wang said auto makers in China that import...

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Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

Trump Defends Hush-Money Payments In Fox News Interview

The affairs allegedly happened years before, so the timing of the hush payments right before an election immediately raised questions. In morning tweets , Trump, however, did not dispute that he ...

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James Comey to testify again before House Judiciary Committee

James Comey to testify again before House Judiciary Committee

A transcript of the second interview will also be released. "Another day of Hillary Clinton's emails. this while the president of the United States is lying about the Federal Bureau of Investiga...

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Journalists named as Time 'Person of the Year'

Journalists named as Time 'Person of the Year'

The group is made up of four journalists and a newspaper that Time says "are representatives of a broader fight by countless others around the world". Each year the American magazine names the perso...

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Trump Was Present for Media, Cohen Hush Money Talks

Trump Was Present for Media, Cohen Hush Money Talks

At least one other person from President Trump's presidential campaign accompanied Michael Cohen in August 2015 to a meeting with longtime Trump ally David Pecker to discuss how Pecker's media emp...

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Trump Will Not Throw a Christmas Party for the Media This Year

Trump Will Not Throw a Christmas Party for the Media This Year

According to the Fox report , the party was favored among members of the White House press corps. Those angling for Mr Kushner include some of the President's outside advisers and some administr...

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Bomb threats being reported across Canada and the US

Bomb threats being reported across Canada and the US

Dozens more threats continued to come in across the country later into the day, authorities reported . Beebe's school of nursing was evacuated and after a sweep of the premises found nothing, people ...

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Chinese hackers behind massive Marriott breach, more affected

Chinese hackers behind massive Marriott breach, more affected

We're starting to get a clearer picture of who authorities believe is responsible for the massive hack of the Marriott hotel chain in recent weeks that compromised the data of more than 500 million ...

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Britain can revoke Brexit unilaterally, top European Union court rules

Britain can revoke Brexit unilaterally, top European Union court rules

In Monday's ruling the judges ruled that a country's decision to revoke Article 50 after notifying the EU of its decision to withdraw "reflects a sovereign decision to retain its status as a Member ...

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Russian supersonic bombers fly to Venezuela

Russian supersonic bombers fly to Venezuela

The bombers' arrival came just days after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro visited Moscow , seeking Kremlin support for his country, whose economy is in shambles and deeply in debt to Russian Fe...

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3 dead, 11 injured in shooting in France, officials say

3 dead, 11 injured in shooting in France, officials say

Following the shooting, both the Strasbourg City Center and European Parliament were placed on lockdown. Armed French police launched an operation in Strasbourg's Neudorf neighborhood on Thu...

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Trump denies directing lawyer to break law

Trump denies directing lawyer to break law

Mr Trump tweeted of Michael Cohen, adding that he pleaded guilty "to embarrass the president". "It is called 'advice of counsel, ' and a lawyer has great liability if a mistake is made". American Medi...

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Nancy Pelosi Backs House Leadership Limits, All But Securing Bid For Speaker

Nancy Pelosi Backs House Leadership Limits, All But Securing Bid For Speaker

That's a reference to Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi , who met with Trump Tuesday. "The Democrats and President Obama gave Iran 150 Billion Doll...

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Accused Russian spy expected to plead guilty over effort to infiltrate NRA

Accused Russian spy expected to plead guilty over effort to infiltrate NRA

One of the two USA citizens mentioned in the prosecutors' criminal complaint was Paul Erickson , a conservative U.S. political activist who was dating Butina. Putin also said he asked all the heads o...

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America First: Senate Advances Resolution to End American Assistance in Yemen

America First: Senate Advances Resolution to End American Assistance in Yemen

Senators have been enraged over Khashoggi's killing in October and over President Donald Trump's equivocating on who is to blame. Senators say passage would send a strong message to Crown Prince...

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Donald Trump RIDICULED for claiming Michael Cohen filing ‘TOTALLY CLEARS the President’

Donald Trump RIDICULED for claiming Michael Cohen filing ‘TOTALLY CLEARS the President’

Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY for former Trump personal attorney Michael Cohen is the basis for an indictment against the president, according to Andrew McCarthy . That kind o...

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North Carolina Republicans call for bipartisan probe of fraud in House race

North Carolina Republicans call for bipartisan probe of fraud in House race

Harris won 420 absentee votes in the general election in Bladen County to McCready's 258. The board released documents showing that McCrae Dowless, the contractor hired by Red Dome, seems to have coll...

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More than 1700 arrested in latest 'yellow vest' protests in France

More than 1700 arrested in latest 'yellow vest' protests in France

According to a recent survey, 84 percent of the French people - mostly from the middle-income group - support the protests. A Starbucks near the Champs-Elysees was smashed wide open and people were ...

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'Netanyahu overplayed Lebanon border tunnels operation'

'Netanyahu overplayed Lebanon border tunnels operation'

According to Israel, the tunnels were built by Hezbollah in order to carry out a large-scale attack against Israel. "Your town will be exposed to danger because of the presence of tunnels linked to ...

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CNN’s New York Office Evacuates Over Bomb Threat

CNN’s New York Office Evacuates Over Bomb Threat

Just before midnight, CNN staffers were given the all-clear to return to the building. Journalists at the network confirmed the headquarters had been evacuated while police searched the building....

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