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Donald Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford's Testimony At Mississippi Rally

Depending on how Republicans perform on November 6, the eyes of the nation could fall on a November 27 MS runoff in what could become an expensi...

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Trade deal with Canada 'new dawn' for auto industry

The new trade agreement could impact Whatcom County in a number of ways. "We look forward to further deepening our close economic ties when this...

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No joke but no injuries as horse runs into a bar

Turns out, the filly was saddled for a race, dumped her rider and bolted, winding up at the bar. It is where the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, on...

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Melania Trump kicks off Africa tour in Ghana

But another compared her unfavourably to former First Lady Michelle Obama who was warmly received with her husband on a trip in 2009. The firs...

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Senators divided on what (if anything) to release from Kavanaugh FBI report

Kavanaugh's confirmation hinges on a small group of moderate senators who have not revealed how they plan to vote. "Hopefully, they'll have a ...

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Trump reportedly helped parents dodge millions in taxes

The Times' detailed report claims that the current president received far more wealth from his father than he has let on - $413 million in...

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'It's A Very Scary Time For Young Men In America'

Mr Kavanaugh denies the allegations against him. Ramirez has separately accused Kavanaugh in a report from The New Yorker of inappropriate sex...

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Five risky close encounters between the USA and Chinese militaries

Guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) operates in the South China Sea as part of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ES...

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'Ricin poison' packages sent to Pentagon

Two envelopes addressed Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Navy chief John Richardson have tested positive for ricin after being intercep...

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US Halts Visas for Same-Sex Partners of Diplomats

A new U.S. government policy may make it impossible for some LGBT UN staff to live together with their partners in the United States. But ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation can question 'anybody' about Kavanaugh

Leadership has yet to lock down the 50 Republican votes needed to install Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court , and each passing day brings the poss...

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Death toll rises in Indonesia quake, tsunami disaster

Officials fear the death toll will rise into the thousands but the number of confirmed deaths stood at 844 on Tuesday, a lot of them in the smal...

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Police reportedly questioned Kavanaugh after bar fight in 1985

According to the Times , the incident he was questioned for occurred in 1985 during Kavanaugh's junior year at Yale University. On Monday, C...

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Canada, US and Mexico's make 'historic transaction' with new trade agreement

When told he seemed confident of congressional approval, he said he was "not at all confident" but felt ratification would be granted if lawmake...

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In Iraq shot and killed 22-year-old "Miss Baghdad"

It is reported Kurdistan24 Thursday, September 27, citing the interior Ministry of Iraq. Recently, she had begun to spend more time in Baghdad ...

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Trump Insults ABC Reporter, Saying She ‘Never’ Thinks

Trump eventually came back to Vega's question on Kavanaugh, though not before belittling another female reporter, CNN's Kaitlan Collins, who...

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North and South Korea removing landmines along border

A South Koren defence ministry spokesperson said the operation had begun on both sides, though there has been no confirmation by the North. Af...

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White House not micromanaging Kavanaugh probe

While Trump appears to be open to what he calls a "very comprehensive investigation" by the FBI, he said at a White House news conference Monday...

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US, Canada Reach NAFTA Deal After Emergency Meeting

Trade negotiators for the U.S. and Canada on Sunday evening put the finishing touches on a deal to reshape the 25-year-old North American Free...

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Heartbreaking burial plan for Indonesia's tsunami victims

A warning system was put in place across the whole Pacific region after the 2004 disaster, which killed almost a quarter of a million people. Th...

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'Unethical Sham': Lindsay Graham Unleashes Fury on Democrats During Kavanaugh Hearing

Arroyo asked. "Throw a temper tantrum, you get what you want". Because I got here the same way anyone else did, " said Graham before going...

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American Bar Association urges U.S. Senate to delay Kavanaugh vote

The controversy over sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh spilled into governor's races across the country a...

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Turkey offers help to Indonesia after deadly quake, tsunami

Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said "many bodies" had been found along the shoreline of the Indonesian city of Palu on Sulawesi island...

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Russia Begins Missile System Delivery to Syria, Warns West on Peace Talks

The Israeli military said that Syria's indiscriminate air defence fire was the cause of the incident. "The Syrian National Dialogue Congress, ...

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Tsunami strikes Indonesia Island of Sulawesi after 7.5 natural disaster

Families have been reported missing and homes swept away in a powerful tsunami in Indonesia . "The cut telecommunications and darkness are ...

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Typhoon batters Southern Japan

The JMA has underscored the need to be prepared for disruption of transportation services, power blackouts, and agricultural damage due to the s...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation reaches out to second Kavanaugh accuser

Dick Durbin, a Democrat from IL, said it was his understanding there would be an FBI investigation of "the outstanding allegations, the three ...

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US Pulls Diplomats From Iraqi City, Citing Threats From Iran

Consulate General in Basra, which came after weeks of propaganda and false allegations against Iran and the Iraqi forces, is a suspicious move a...

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Tropical Storm Kirk causes power outages, heavy flooding in Caribbean

Kirk had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour and was located about 140 miles west-southwest of St. Lucia. The NHC has advised that re...

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One of Kavanaugh's Late Accusers Is Referred for Prosecution for Lying

The Republican senator from Utah wrote that Christine Blasey Ford - the woman who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her during a party the...

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Eight injured in Air Niugini crash

The plane later sank in the lagoon after passengers and crew were evacuated to Chuuk's main island of Weno. "We came in low, we came in very l...

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India's FM accuses Pakistan of 'harboring terrorists'

Describing terrorism as a "demon", she said that its scourge has now reached every country. Many Indian governments under different parties tr...

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Brett Kavanaugh's classmate Lynne Brookes says he lied

I appreciate the many students who have spoken out and expressed views on these critical issues. "Small lies matter, even about yearbooks", he...

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Kavanaugh pal Mark Judge says he's willing to cooperate with Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Judge asked not testify publicly". Blumenthal explained that Ford's testimony showed there were "details in that story that can be corroborate...

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European Union defies Trump with anti-sanction Iran deal

She said that the remaining members of the so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action - Britain, China , France, Germany and Russian Federati...

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