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Howard Schultz flips script, warns Democrats their nominee could be 'spoiler'

Howard Schultz flips script, warns Democrats their nominee could be 'spoiler'

Sanders, a frequent critic of Trump, said in his email Trump was "the most unsafe president in modern American history". He would also be the first Jewish person to hold the United State's top offic...

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Seven British Labour MPs walk out of Corbyn's party over Brexit, anti-Semitism

Seven British Labour MPs walk out of Corbyn's party over Brexit, anti-Semitism

Decent Labour MPs have been in despair for months, privately sharing their angst both with each other and Conservatives too. Having been expected to run for the Labour leadership in 2017 had Corbyn lo...

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North Korea, China ice dance to the music of diplomacy

North Korea, China ice dance to the music of diplomacy

At the core of that, is believed to be the verified shutdown of the North's Yeongbyeon nuclear complex, which produces the essential materials for making nuclear weapons. Eight were said by North Kore...

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National security reporter stunned at how badly Mike Pence bombed in Europe

National security reporter stunned at how badly Mike Pence bombed in Europe

The foreign minister also said Israel is looking for war and warned that its actions and those of the United States were increasing the chances of a clash in the region. On Nord Stream 2, Merkel sai...

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No need for Shinzo Abe: Trump already nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

No need for Shinzo Abe: Trump already nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

In responding to Tamaki's questions in parliament, Abe praised Trump, saying he "has been decisively responding toward resolving North Korea's nuclear and missile problems, and past year he held his...

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European Union lawmakers invited by Guaido barred from entering Venezuela

European Union lawmakers invited by Guaido barred from entering Venezuela

Speaking to a cheering crowd mostly of Venezuelan and Cuban immigrants, Trump said if the Venezuelan military continues supporting Maduro, "you will find no safe harbor, no easy exit and no way out...

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Venezuela opposition slams raid of NGO that supports humanitarian aid

Venezuela opposition slams raid of NGO that supports humanitarian aid

Trump noted that people who try to help Maduro stay in power "will find no safe harbor, no easy exit, and no way out". The Trump administration is considering blocking foreign entities from dealing ...

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Army to be 'ruthless' against tampering in Nigeria's postponed vote

Army to be 'ruthless' against tampering in Nigeria's postponed vote

The main opposition party stressed that the presidency and the APC are plotting to trigger widespread political crisis to derail the country's democratic process and plunge the nation into anarchy. "P...

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Auto bomb attack kills 44 Indian soldiers in Occupied Kashmir

Auto bomb attack kills 44 Indian soldiers in Occupied Kashmir

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack in a tweet along with other leading ministers of his cabinet. The bus that was the focus of the attack belongs to the 76th battalion of the force ...

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Netanyahu tones down bellicose Iran talk - in English

Netanyahu tones down bellicose Iran talk - in English

The agenda was broadened after allies suggested that the Trump administration would end up showcasing division rather than unity over Iran, European and USA diplomats said . Russian Federation has sa...

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Christmas Island: Australia 'to re-open' controversial detention centre

Christmas Island: Australia 'to re-open' controversial detention centre

Under the new laws, the home affairs minister can reject medical transfers if the person poses a threat to the Australian community. "Votes will come and they will go, they do not trouble me", he sa...

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PM’s plan to rush Brexit ratification through Parliament by March 29

PM’s plan to rush Brexit ratification through Parliament by March 29

The spokesman declined to discuss reports that senior negotiator Olly Robbins was overheard in a Brussels bar saying that Mrs May planned to wait until the end of March before confronting MPs with a c...

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Ex-Air Force officer accused of spying slammed United States for Islam 'propaganda'

Ex-Air Force officer accused of spying slammed United States for Islam 'propaganda'

The US Department of Justice unsealed today espionage-related charges against a former US Air Force service member who defected to Iran and helped the country's hackers target her former Air Force c...

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Militant Iran Taunts US on Revolution's 40th Birthday

Militant Iran Taunts US on Revolution's 40th Birthday

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Monday that the Iranian government had let down its people. A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Tehran would not withdraw forces from ...

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Venezuela opposition takes to streets over blocked aid

Venezuela opposition takes to streets over blocked aid

The opposition leader launched a bid to oust Maduro last month, declaring himself interim president, a move recognized by the USA and around 50 other countries, including 20 from the European Union....

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg Endorses Green New Deal

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg Endorses Green New Deal

After President Trump during his El Paso rally Monday night criticized the deal as resembling "a high school term paper that got a low mark", Ocasio-Cortez fired back on Twitter, writing, "Ah yes, a m...

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Rouhani says Iran to continue expanding its military might, missile work

Rouhani says Iran to continue expanding its military might, missile work

The regime in Iran has produced only #40YearsofFailure. "40 years of corruption". The large turnout in state-sponsored rallies, in which USA and Israeli flags were burned, came as Iranians face mo...

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Pressure mounts on Virginia Democrats over sex assault, racism scandals

Pressure mounts on Virginia Democrats over sex assault, racism scandals

He said he believed Fairfax's two accusers. The interview, which follows Northam's first post-scandal interview with The Washington Post , comes after the governor spent almost a week in seclus...

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Refugee footballer will not be extradited to Bahrain: Thai prosecutor

Refugee footballer will not be extradited to Bahrain: Thai prosecutor

Al-Araibi was originally arrested in 2012. "We have been informed that Bahrain wants to withdraw the (extradition) request". Officials in Bahrain, an island kingdom off the coast of Saudi Arabia t...

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Himes: Omar Tweet Shows Need for Care While Criticizing

Himes: Omar Tweet Shows Need for Care While Criticizing

In a tweet on Monday, Pelosi said that she and Omar had talked. "Anti-Semitism is real and I am grateful to Jewish allies and colleagues who are educating me on the powerful history of anti-Semi...

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Jake Tapper Debunks As ‘Lying’ Trump’s El Paso Border Wall Claims

Jake Tapper Debunks As ‘Lying’ Trump’s El Paso Border Wall Claims

The White House blamed Democrats on Monday for the breakdown in border security talks over the weekend, Politico reported. Many El Pasoans were angered by the comments and voiced their concern tha...

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Mixed bag of weather results in special weather statement for Windsor region

Mixed bag of weather results in special weather statement for Windsor region

With a north-south ridge of high pressure situated off the coast of Washington and Canada, Zagrodnik said , cold air being drawn southward inland is being replaced by warm air moving north offshore, ...

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Backed Syrian Forces to Start ‘Final Battle’ Against Is Enclave

Backed Syrian Forces to Start ‘Final Battle’ Against Is Enclave

Mustafa Bali, an SDF spokesman, tweeted that SDF forces had destroyed fortifications in the Village of Baghuz, but that heavy fighting continued. Since fighting intensified in December, more than 37...

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No meeting with China's Xi before tariff deadline

No meeting with China's Xi before tariff deadline

After China's lead negotiator, Vice-Premier Liu He, surprised Trump last week with a commitment to buy 5 million metric tonnes of American soybeans, a product at the centre of the tariff dispute, Co...

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'Kamaraj Rule' In State: PM Recalls Tamil Heroes On First State Visit

'Kamaraj Rule' In State: PM Recalls Tamil Heroes On First State Visit

Further, Naidu was senior in embracing tomorrow those whom he would abuse today, Modi said. "The arrogance of Delhi (during the Congress rule) has always insulted the states. China on Saturday "fir...

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'These crabby cats are survivors' - Fluffy the frozen cat remarkably cheats death

'These crabby cats are survivors' - Fluffy the frozen cat remarkably cheats death

Dr. Jevon Clark, who works at the Animal Clinic of Kalispell , told ABC News when they brought Fluffy to the clinic her temperature was so slow it didn't even register on a thermometer - with a bot...

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Trump to undergo second physical exam Friday

Trump to undergo second physical exam Friday

Jackson reported that Trump , at 6-foot-3, was slightly overweight at 239 pounds past year. President Donald Trump was declared "in very good health" by the White House physician on Friday afte...

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Second woman accuses Virginia's Lt Governor of sexual assault

Second woman accuses Virginia's Lt Governor of sexual assault

But Watson's allegations proved that most Virginia Democrats aren't interested in listening to his account. The Democrat - now a year into his four-year term - announced his intention to stay at a...

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Thai Raksa Chart Party 'accepts King's command with full loyalty'

Thai Raksa Chart Party 'accepts King's command with full loyalty'

She was registered Friday as a prime ministerial candidate for the Thai Raksa Chart Party, which is associated with the political machine of former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra , abhorred by con...

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Saudi Crown Prince Had Threatened to Use 'Bullet' on Khashoggi — NYTimes

Saudi Crown Prince Had Threatened to Use 'Bullet' on Khashoggi — NYTimes

Cengiz, a Turkish researcher, had waited outside the Istanbul consulate for hours on the day Khashoggi was killed and alerted the authorities and media when he did not leave. "The law is clear", Pac...

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State Dept: Trump-Kim Summit Venue Shows Possibility of Moving Beyond Conflict

State Dept: Trump-Kim Summit Venue Shows Possibility of Moving Beyond Conflict

The summit will focus on fleshing out the North's concrete steps for the "complete denuclearization" of the peninsula that Trump and Kim agreed to in their first encounter in Singapore last June, an...

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Acting AG Whitaker tells House panel he hasn't interfered with Mueller probe

Acting AG Whitaker tells House panel he hasn't interfered with Mueller probe

After a round of follow-ups, Jeffries concluded by demanding Whitaker not interfere in Mueller's investigation. In his opening statement, he tore into Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) fo...

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Schiff: 'I Can Understand' Why Trump Is Terrified Of Investigations

Schiff: 'I Can Understand' Why Trump Is Terrified Of Investigations

Two Republican members of the panel, Reps. The Republican majority in the last Congress ended the probe in March, stating that they agreed with the intelligence community's assessment of Russia's ca...

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I was not consulted on Syria pullout, CENTCOM chief Votel says

I was not consulted on Syria pullout, CENTCOM chief Votel says

He appeared to be referring to the Al-Asad air base in western Iraq , where he paid a brief visit to USA forces in December. He did, however, salute a special guest of honor: Buzz Aldrin, the second ...

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Fireworks, Dancing and Prayers Ring in the Year of the Pig

Fireworks, Dancing and Prayers Ring in the Year of the Pig

Dragon dancing, a tradition of the Han people, is performed at many Chinese festivals to scare away evil spirits. It's all bright and colourful. The cartoon's focus on family values has resonated ...

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