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Republican axed from ethics body after report on alleged sexual misconduct

Rep. Pat Meehan's (R-Pa.) office on Saturday denied allegations that he harassed the former aide who received the settlement, which came fro...

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Cuomo vows to keep Statue of Liberty open amid federal shutdown

The federal monument closed abruptly on Saturday when federal lawmakers failed to reach a budget agreement. Shutting the surrounding park "jeo...

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British vacationers warned to 'keep in resorts' in Jamaica safety emergency

A state of emergency has been declared in Montego Bay , Jamaica following a spate of shootings. Prime Minister Andrew Holness said: 'Crime an...

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White House says Donald Trump supports budget deal

Donald Trump views developments to his luxury golf resort during a visit to the Menie estate in Aberdeenshire. "They'll go out and call him...

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Turkey launches incursion against Syrian Kurdish stronghold

The United States on Sunday urged North Atlantic Treaty Organization ally Turkey to "exercise restraint" and limit its military operations in no...

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No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos

During his 24-hour-visit, described by officials as "short but very focused", Modi will also host a dinner for CEOs from across the world - 20 o...

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China 'warns off' United States destroyer near South China Sea's strategic Scarborough Shoal

A US Navy destroyer this week sailed near the Scarborough Shoal, a disputed lagoon claimed by China in the South China Sea, US officials sa...

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India, US corner Pak on terrorism at UNSC

Akbaruddin said India remains committed to working closely with its regional and worldwide partners to bring peace, security, stability, and pro...

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Jordan's King Abdullah tells Pence of concern over…

VP Pence is scheduled to remain in Israel from Monday, 6 Shevat until Thursday 9 Shevat. The site is located in east Jerusalem, occupied by Is...

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United States military review asserts tough line against Iran

China's embassy in the United States criticised the strategy , saying Beijing sought "global partnership, not global dominance". "Without sus...

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Russian Federation tells U.S. to show proof of N. Korea sanctions-busting

The Winter Olympics will run until February 25, and North Korea is even planning to send 300 handpicked cheerleaders to cheer on its athletes. ...

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Jacinda Ardern baby gives New Zealand's opposition sleepless nights

Ardern, who came to power through a coalition deal after a closely fought election previous year, has experienced a meteoric rise to power as Ne...

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'Fit For Duty': White House Physician Sees No Concerns About Trump's Health

Bryant's press secretary then brought on White House doctor Ronny Jackson , who was played by Beck Bennett, to give the results of Trump's la...

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Atlanta Named Finalist In Amazon Headquarter Sweepstakes

Amazon said they expect to come to a decision this year. The Seattle-based online retailer said on its website it plans to invest $5 billio...

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Winter Storm to Impact Weekend

Even if your area doesn't see high accumulations, almost everyone will be dealing with low visibility and blowing snow along with chilly tempera...

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Bullet train project fails to boost Modi's 'Make in India'

The Prime Minister will be reaching Davos on January 22 and will likely meet Swiss premier Alain Berset on the sidelines during the day, where h...

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I want immigrants to come in from everywhere - Donald Trump

Trump said this in response to a reporter who asked if he wanted more immigrants from Norway. Current and former White House staffers, adviser...

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Smart City Mission: Modi government adds 9 more cities to list

The total proposed investment in all the 99 cities, selected over several rounds since the launch of the mission in June 2015, is estimated at R...

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Evironmental disasters, cyber attacks major risks in 2018, flags WEF

Other risks identified along the same lines were major natural disasters , man-made disasters and eco-system collapse. Hurricanes Harvey ,...

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A look at past U.S. government shutdowns

During the 2013 shutdown , Gallup said, Americans supported a compromise 2-1, and many were more likely to "say the shutdown was an attempt b...

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Twitter to notify 677775 Americans who interacted with Russian-linked accounts

The company suspended a bunch of accounts that it says were "potentially connected" with the IRA's meddling efforts. So far, the company has ide...

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Doctor confident Trump will complete his term 'with no medical issues'

But Senator Dick Durbin said the accusations were true and that Trump had used a language "full of hate, vile and racist" during the meet...

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17 killed in fire in Bawana industrial area; Delhi govt orders probe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, "Deeply anguished by the fire at a factory in Bawana ". "Saddened at the loss of 17 lives in the Bawan...

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Australian Open-New Simona

I gave everything I had, and actually, I'm really proud that I could stay there and win it. She clinched a 75-minute third set on her first m...

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India Makes 'Flawless' Launch Of Long-Range Missile

The missile has a range of 5,000 kilometers, which means it can reach all of China and even parts of Europe and Africa. Indian authorities say ...

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Terror attack reported at popular Kabul hotel

At least seven people have been wounded and security forces are now clearing the hotel floor by floor. The Taliban had claimed responsibility fo...

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A picture of health? Trump to share details of medical checkup

The president has an above average capacity for physical exercise . Trump further inflamed the debate earlier this month when he lashed out at ...

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France to loan Bayeux Tapestry to UK

French President Emmanuel Macron (L) gestures to Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May after they hold a press conference at the Royal Milita...

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Version 3 of Trump Travel Ban Faces Supreme Court Review

The Supreme Court has signaled that it will consider the legality of President Donald Trump's order restricting travel. Hawaii and the Inter...

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Holding a second Brexit referendum would not be anti-democratic - Varadkar

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker welcomed Varadkar to the European Parliament, suggesting that the Taoiseach has proven to be ...

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President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

Harold Bornstein, famously declared that Trump would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". President Trump's physic...

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Majority of Australians do not care about Australia Day celebration

January 26 is not that day. Labor Leader Bill Shorten tried to have a bet each way when asked about the issue on Thursday. Most WA councils ...

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Lebanon overturns ban on The Post

The film was scheduled to be released on January 18 in Lebanon, which is technically at war with Israel. The Censorship Committee of the Gener...

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Blacks immoral, Islam 's****,' Trump-appointee fired for racist comments

Higbie declined a request for comment from The Hill. Higbie's resignation follows a CNN review of his past comments on radio appearances in ...

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Trump says he's willing to make DACA deal after downplaying chances

President Donald Trump on Monday once again charged that Democrats in Congress were trying to force a government shutdown later this week by...

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