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Barack Obama openly addressed the racism he's faced as U.S. president

The special, "The Legacy of Barack Obama", was over-the-top ridiculous, with Obama's media allies STILL playing the race card, reducing the spir...

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CIA Says Russia Helped Trump Win White House

Before the election, WikiLeaks regularly published hacked documents that were damaging to Democratic Party organizations and its presidenti...

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BJP says Rahul Gandhi's speeches cause tremors within Congress and not outside

Criticising the Congress leader, Union Minister for Textiles Smriti Irani said, "Rahulji thinks too highly about his oratory skills and he himse...

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Lakhs of people pay homage to jayalalithaa

Jayalalithaa, a spinster, breathed her last at the Apollo Hospitals just before midnight, over 24 hours after she suffered a cardiac arrest that...

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Massive annual defense policy bill passes US Congress

The bill now goes to President Obama for signing, and while the White House hasn't taken a formal position there appears to be no real question ...

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Moment of reckoning for S. Korean business elite

In the first hearing of its kind for almost 30 years, the publicity-shy heads of the South's eight largest conglomerates were grilled relentless...

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Colorado electors try to overturn voting requirement

Okay, then, by that calculation, Donald Trump has not yet won either, since the Electoral College has not yet voted. A Republican elector fr...

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Local Retired Army General reacts to 'Mad Dog' nomination

Jack Keane told NPR that he had declined the president-elect's offer of the secretary post and instead recommended both Mattis and retire...

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Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, others to perform during My People Fund telethon

Parton's telethon will air 7 p.m. Tuesday on GAC, AXS TV, RFD, The Heartland Network, USAToday.com, Tennessean.com, Knoxnews.com, dnj.com and o...

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Why Oil prices rose on Monday?

Global benchmark Brent futures were at $54.20 a barrel, up 23 cents or 0.45%, having hit intra-day lows of $53.35. West Texas Intermediate (WT...

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European Union slams Israeli "regularisation bill" on settlements

The bill has passed its first round of voting and is expected to also pass the next three rounds. Supporters of the bill submitted by the part...

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Jill Stein withdraws petition for vote recount in Pennsylvania

The Jill Stein campaign plans to bring her fight for a statewide ballot recount in Pennsylvania to federal court. "So we are standing firm f...

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Clemency hearing to be held for inmate set for execution

Dressed in green camouflage and carrying a pistol, duct tape and handcuffs, Sallie broke into the Moore house in the early morning and shot his ...

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Carpool Karaoke, Lilly Singh make Canada's Top 10 — YouTube Rewind

What are some of the popular videos that have made it to the YouTube Rewind 2016 video? Looking back on the year that was 2016, YouTube's Sp...

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Former senator, astronaut John Glenn hospitalized

Glenn's name is also synonymous with Ohio State as his name is on the John Glenn College of Public Affairs. He said then he'd lost some of...

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Obama to deliver speech defending his counterterrorism fight

Michael T. Flynn, tapped for national security adviser. " We're wasting hundreds of millions of dollars ", Obama said of the facility that...

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Trump clear on China's stance on call with Taiwan's Tsai: ministry

Vice President-elect Mike Pence and Trump's senior transition adviser Kellyanne Conway hit the Sunday morning TV circuit to downplay the call, w...

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Mistrial declared over police shooting of black motorist in SC

The panel of one black and 11 white jurors had deliberated about 22 hours over four days. But the juror wouldn't change his mind and we know f...

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Georgia police officer fatally shot; college on lockdown

The shooting took place when the two officers were responding to a domestic dispute in Americus , about 130 miles south of Atlanta, Americus ...

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Kremlin says exit deal for Aleppo rebels still on agenda

UNICEF said in a statement Wednesday that some 31,500 people had been displaced from eastern Aleppo in 10 days. A picture taken on December ...

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Judge refuses to delay Dylann Roof's trial

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Lawyers for Dylann Roof said the publicity surrounding the mistrial of a police officer in a murder trial across the street fro...

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Wrong To Politicise A Routine Army Exercise, Says Manohar Parrikar

Following which Defecne CPRO said that army has been asked to withdraw from specific point. The presence of the army on a crucial Kolkata brid...

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Court filing: In Army's eyes, Chelsea Manning still a man

Today, with the release of the " Obama " video, she'd like to point toward something else, the continuing plight of Chelsea Manning , a transge...

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Syrian forces press on in Aleppo, as attacks kill civilians

Russia, Assad's most powerful worldwide ally whose air force has pounded rebels for more than a year, said it hoped the Aleppo situation could b...

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Cuba's strides under Castro offset by decades of repression

Raul took over permanently as the President after Fidel's resignation in February 2008. She said she still had trouble accepting his death. "And...

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Ohio Republican announces 2018 challenge to Sherrod Brown

Mandel , a 39-year old Beachwood resident, announced his campaign to challenge Brown in 2018 in an online video posted to YouTube on Wednesd...

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Indian, Afghan leaders urge end to terror support

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani , known for his plain speaking against Pakistan, today snubbed Islamabad yet again at an worldwide global meet ...

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Iran president: Trump won't be able to harm the nuclear deal

Senator Joseph I. Lieberman. Last week the US Senate voted to extend the president's authority to impose sanctions on Iran for another decade,...

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How EU Rules Affect Outlook for Italy's Banca Monte dei Paschi

Monte dei Paschi has been looking to haul in 5 billion euros (£4.2 billion) from private investors to shore up its battered balance sheet and pr...

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Syria military gains ground in Aleppo's Old City

Al Jazeera reported on Wednesday that the rebels were proposing a five-day truce to allow civilians and severely injured people to be evacuated....

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Keith Ellison will resign Congress for DNC chair

In 2006, he became the first Muslim elected to Congress. "Though I love being in Congress because it allows me to serve my neighbors, I do thi...

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Thai prime minister cautions news media on lese majeste law

Jatupat "Pai" Boonpattararaksa, a leader of a small group of anti-junta students, was released on bail but faces up to 15 years in prison if con...

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Thousands take refuge in mosques after deadly quake in Indonesia

First pictures are emerging of the devastating 6.5 quake on the Aceh province. "It was very bad, the tremors felt even stronger than the 2004 ...

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Assange releases testimony from London questioning, says he is innocent

Under Swedish law, having sex with a woman who is asleep can be considered rape, so the questions of whether the woman was asleep, and whether s...

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UN Sanctions North Korea by Cutting Coal Exports 60 Percent

In a bid to further tighten the screws on North Korea's nuclear programme, the United Nations Security Council has imposed additional sanction...

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