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Trump embraces 'really good friend' Ted Cruz

Trump embraces 'really good friend' Ted Cruz

Trump's crowd was so enthused that there were also celebrations and a miniature parade long before the rally even started. "Restore the rule of corrupt, power-hungry globalists", he said. Late nigh...

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Donald Trump’s Approval Rating at Record High, According to Poll

Donald Trump’s Approval Rating at Record High, According to Poll

Whitmer is poised to do well in bellwether Oakland, which also has two major congressional races, and Democrats are running female candidates in all eight legislative seats considered to be competitiv...

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Khashoggi mourners demand 'true justice' after Saudi disclosures

Khashoggi mourners demand 'true justice' after Saudi disclosures

It effectively dismissed Turkish claims that he had been murdered by a Saudi hit squad flown into the country for the job, and insulated Mohammed Bin Salman, the young Saudi crown prince , from blame...

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Royal tour: Meghan and Prince Harry to launch Invictus Games

Royal tour: Meghan and Prince Harry to launch Invictus Games

Meghan Markle has compared pregnancy to jet lag during a conversation during her and Prince Harry's royal tour of Australia . Harry saluted as the Last Post rang out across Hyde Park, while ...

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Rosenstein reportedly calls Mueller’s Russian Federation probe ‘appropriate’

Rosenstein reportedly calls Mueller’s Russian Federation probe ‘appropriate’

A federal jury convicted Manafort earlier this year on eight counts of tax and bank fraud. Before to consider questions of charges, prosecutors waited until Manafort will cooperate with spectaculoru...

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Twitter releases data linked to Russian, Iranian info campaigns

Twitter releases data linked to Russian, Iranian info campaigns

In line with our strong principles of transparency and with the goal of improving understanding of foreign influence and information campaigns, we are releasing the full, comprehensive archives of t...

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Video shows Texas woman abandoning boy on doorstep, deputies say

Video shows Texas woman abandoning boy on doorstep, deputies say

The suspect then runs toward the front door of the residence while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Authorities later determined the identity of the little boy and his family after his fat...

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Donald Trump says Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi likely dead, vows 'severe' consequences

Donald Trump says Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi likely dead, vows 'severe' consequences

Robert Mahoney, deputy executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, said: "U.N. involvement is the best guarantee against a Saudi whitewash or attempts by other governments to sweep...

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Mattis says too soon to say if Afghan attack will affect ballot

Mattis says too soon to say if Afghan attack will affect ballot

Scott Miller . In a Twitter post, the Taliban said Miller and Raziq were the targets of the shooting that occurred as they were leaving a security meeting ahead of the country's parliamentary e...

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O’Rourke swings harder at Cruz in second Texas Senate debate

O’Rourke swings harder at Cruz in second Texas Senate debate

O'Rourke's comment came in response to Cruz's criticism of the Democrat's desire for a tax on oil production. "He voted to add $2 trillion dollars", O'Rourke said while answering a question about ...

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Former Obama White House Photographer Throws 'Shade' At Trump

Former Obama White House Photographer Throws 'Shade' At Trump

The painting depicts 10 Republican presidents sitting around a table, and an image of the painting as seen on 60 Minutes has gone viral since the broadcast aired on Sunday night. Thomas told The ...

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Donald Trump says being very tough in talks with Putin

Donald Trump says being very tough in talks with Putin

Fox News Monday morning did its usual propaganda pitch for President Trump , defending the lying leader's responses during his rare "60 Minutes" interview which aired Sunday night. "I think all of...

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India elected to United Nations rights Council with highest number of votes

India elected to United Nations rights Council with highest number of votes

The U.N. missions for Eritrea and the Philippines didn't immediately respond to inquiries about the vote and the criticism. At the start of the voting session, the General Assembly's president...

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Bodies of Korean climbers killed on Nepal peak may return home Wednesday

Bodies of Korean climbers killed on Nepal peak may return home Wednesday

Grieving relatives received the bodies of the local Nepalese guides. The group of South Korean climbers and their Nepali guides had been camped at the foot of the 7,193-metre (23,599-foot) Mount Gur...

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U.S. officials ask Saudi crown prince about missing journalist: White House

U.S. officials ask Saudi crown prince about missing journalist: White House

With a letter to President Trump today, senators triggered a USA government investigation required by human-rights law into what happened to a Saudi journalist who disappeared inside the kingdom's c...

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Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

Liberal activist groups opposed to more Republican judicial confirmations were furious with the prospect of another deal that would place more judges on the bench who have been handpicked by Presi...

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Saudi rejects 'baseless' murder claims over missing journalist

Saudi rejects 'baseless' murder claims over missing journalist

On Friday, a source familiar with the ongoing investigation told CNN that Turkish authorities have audio and visual evidence that showed Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate. I'd hope t...

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After Being Held for Two Years in Turkey, Pastor Brunson is Released

After Being Held for Two Years in Turkey, Pastor Brunson is Released

U.S consulate officials escort Norine Brunson, wife of American pastor Andrew Brunson , as she departs for her husband's court hearing on October 12, 2018 in Izmir, Turkey . " President Trump and...

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International Monetary Fund warns Nigeria on tough times ahead

International Monetary Fund warns Nigeria on tough times ahead

The IMF also said Monday that the global economy will grow 3.7% this year, the same as in 2017 but down from the 3.9% it was forecasting for 2018 in July. Japan would see its 2019 growth rate more th...

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Saudis to Turkey: Search our consulate for missing WaPo columnist, dissenter

Saudis to Turkey: Search our consulate for missing WaPo columnist, dissenter

Khashoggi went to the consulate to procure paperwork certifying that he had divorced his wife, in order to marry his fiancé, Hatice Cengiz , who is a Turkish national. "As we speak today, there are ...

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Florida braces for lethal floods as hurricane nears

Florida braces for lethal floods as hurricane nears

Mandatory evacuation orders were issued to about 120,000 people living in Panama City, Fla., and across other low-lying parts of the coast as the storm nears. After striking Florida, Michael is forec...

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Fox Hires Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks

Fox Hires Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks

Ms Hicks, who was known as the "Trump Whisperer", resigned days after giving testimony to a congressional committee about a probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Those deals...

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Kavanaugh fight sharpens the stakes for midterms

Kavanaugh fight sharpens the stakes for midterms

But far from using the aftermath of the battle to try to heal the nation, Trump piled into even fiercer attacks. Mr Trump said Democrats had "tortured" Mr Kavanaugh and his family. But Trump wen...

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Lisa Murkowski explains why she is voting no on Kavanaugh

During the Senate Judiciary Committee vote to move Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate last week , Sen. "I have reservations about this vote given the serious accusations against Judg...

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White US cop convicted of murder of black teen

White US cop convicted of murder of black teen

Van Dyke , a Chicago police Officer, was taken into custody and photographed, after jurors found him guilty of second-degree murder and aggravated battery in the 2014 shooting of black teenager ...

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Two Republican senators, two divergent paths on Kavanaugh

Two Republican senators, two divergent paths on Kavanaugh

Senate Republicans , except for Lisa Murkowski, stood by Kavanaugh in a move that could resonate, particularly with women voters, in the November 6 elections to determine control of the Senate and ...

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Airport completely submerged as strongest storm in 25 years hits Japan

Airport completely submerged as strongest storm in 25 years hits Japan

NHK said the toll in the storm stood at nine, with Jiji news agency saying five of the dead were in Osaka prefecture. Winds of up to 209 kmph were logged at the airport on Tuesday afternoon and 3...

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Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. Trump in July tweeted w...

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'I know you're not thinking. You never do.'

'I know you're not thinking. You never do.'

After opening the presser up to questions , Trump called on Cecilia Vega of ABC News , who he chose to insult before she even got her question out. Since the beginning of 2017, the Trump administr...

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Trump helped parents dodge millions in taxes

Trump helped parents dodge millions in taxes

The Times said the bulk of the funds owed to tax evasion tactics that Trump helped devise, including a "sham corporation" he and his siblings created to hide millions of dollars in gifts from their p...

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Avenatti says his client Julie Swetnick is 'telling the truth' about Kavanaugh

Avenatti says his client Julie Swetnick is 'telling the truth' about Kavanaugh

Today on the floor, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) discussed that despite Democrats' continued delay tactics, the Senate will move forward to confirm Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Sup...

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I'm open to meeting with Maduro at United Nations, if he wants

I'm open to meeting with Maduro at United Nations, if he wants

This $95 million total in humanitarian assistance is complemented by $23.5 million in economic support and development assistance dedicated to Colombia to help boost its capacity to absorb incoming Ve...

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Flake calls for civility, open minds at hearing for Kavanaugh, Ford

Flake calls for civility, open minds at hearing for Kavanaugh, Ford

When asked if she had advice for Ford, Hill said it is "unfair" to give advice to people she has never met. Democrats have continued to call for a delay in Kavanaugh's confirmation vote and have pus...

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Labour set to back public vote on Brexit

Labour set to back public vote on Brexit

But the exact wording of the motion to be put to a vote at the party's conference on Tuesday states only that "if we can not get a general election, Labour must support all options remaining on the ta...

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Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations

Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations

Asked about the move, Trump said the lawmakers "could not be nicer" and "could not be more respectful". He said he did not question that perhaps Ford at some point in her life was sexually assa...

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