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UN, US slam Kenya after TV stations shuttered

UN, US slam Kenya after TV stations shuttered

Odinga, 73, held the swearing-in ceremony in Nairobi earlier this week with thousands of supporters in attendance, another challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election past year following two...

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Pyeongchang Olympics smashes sexy record before Games even start

Pyeongchang Olympics smashes sexy record before Games even start

Other members include Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee Ed Royce , diplomat Marc Knapper and 2002 Olympic gold medalist in ladies figure skating Sarah Hughes. "We ran out of road", Tru...

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Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing

Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing

There's reason for Republicans to worry about the extent to which they'll get support from the White House: As Pence acknowledged, historical trends suggest they will lose seats, and possibly their co...

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Monopoly Has Released A New Edition Specifically For Cheaters

Monopoly Has Released A New Edition Specifically For Cheaters

The game will come with 15 new cheat cards, which include things like not paying rent, placing hotels on your property, moving your piece when it isn't your turn, giving someone less than you owe or s...

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Trump tariffs blow against solar energy

Trump tariffs blow against solar energy

Jinko Solar made the plant building announcement Monday. Already, SunPower, a California-based solar panel project company, halted a 20 million dollar project to build "new factories and hundreds ...

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Shopian firing: Soldiers opened

Shopian firing: Soldiers opened "controlled fire in self-defence", says Army

And Army filed another counter FIR, in this case, said it was self-defence and asked to investigate. Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP on Monday termed the lodging of an FIR against Arm...

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UN Report Identify 206 Companies Operating in Illegal Israeli Settlements

UN Report Identify 206 Companies Operating in Illegal Israeli Settlements

In particular, Haley has put focus on the Human Rights Council for its anti-Israel bias and a membership that includes countries such as Venezuela, Cuba and Saudi Arabia. Much of the worldwide communi...

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Poland "using the Turkish way" by approving Holocaust law: historian

In a statement , it said Israel views "with utmost gravity any attempt to challenge historical truth". The legislation was approved by the lower house of parliament on Friday, prompting a flurry ...

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USA bans arms sales to South Sudan, urges others to follow

USA bans arms sales to South Sudan, urges others to follow

As a result, the State Department will amend regulations and apply "a policy of denial, with limited exceptions, on the export of defense articles and defense services to South Sudan, including all pa...

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Tillerson to Seek Unified Venezuela Stance on Latin America Trip

Tillerson to Seek Unified Venezuela Stance on Latin America Trip

His comments followed remarks late past year by US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, who said there was already evidence of Russian meddling in Mexican elections set for July. "The Venezuelan...

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USA has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas, Mattis says

USA has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas, Mattis says

Senior administration officials said the USA was not ruling out fresh military action against the Syrian regime, in a bid to stop the sustained chemical weapons attacks. Another official added that th...

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'Smoking driver' veers into pedestrians in Shanghai

'Smoking driver' veers into pedestrians in Shanghai

Disturbing videos of the incident surfaced on social media, showing several people sprawled motionless on the sidewalk and smoke billowing from inside the vehicle. She was undergoing surgery for a ...

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Teenagers Shot During Massive Migrant Brawl in France

Teenagers Shot During Massive Migrant Brawl in France

Migrants gather near a bridge as French gendarmes patrol the day after a brawl between Eritrean and Afghan migrants in Calais , France, Feb. 2, 2018. Ms Bouchart said: "This was fighting between migr...

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Iranian police arrest 29 women over protests against compulsory hijab

Iranian police arrest 29 women over protests against compulsory hijab

Iranian police were quoted by the Tasnim news agency, which has close links to the government, as saying the women were "deceived" into taking part in an anti-hijab campaign known as "White Wednesda...

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A 'Therapy' Peacock Has Been Stopped From Boarding A US Flight

A 'Therapy' Peacock Has Been Stopped From Boarding A US Flight

But the issue with the peacock helped illustrate to a much broader audience the need to revise the existing policy", Hobart said . First, Delta Air Lines announced it would be tightening its re...

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FBI Reviewing Second Trump-Russia Dossier

FBI Reviewing Second Trump-Russia Dossier

The House intelligence committee is one of three congressional panels investigating Russia, Trump and the 2016 USA election, even as Mueller pursues his criminal probe. Mueller's investigation also is...

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Trump Wants Huge Cut to Clean Energy Research

Trump Wants Huge Cut to Clean Energy Research

Should Congress decide to pass a long-term budget based on the president's recommendations, The Washington Post is reporting that the administration's draconian cuts would include slashing the Depar...

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White House 'to release' secret memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

White House 'to release' secret memo on Federal Bureau of Investigation

The committee's dispute with the FBI escalated on Wednesday as the bureau issued a statement expressing " grave concerns about material omissions of fact that fundamentally impact the memo's accu...

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Hirono to Trump: Nominate a US Ambassador to South Korea ASAP

Under restrictions imposed by the U.N. on December 22, nations are required to send all North Korean workers home within two years. 'Tonight, we pledge to honor Otto's memory with American resolve'....

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Christie: Trump should not meet with Mueller

Christie: Trump should not meet with Mueller

Former Governor Chris Christie pulled New Jersey out of the multi-state program in 2011. " Robert Mueller is not someone to be trifled with", Christie said on GMA. The former New Jersey governor ...

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German FM: Hard to convince young Germans to continue supporting Israel

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David Leonhardt: An article of impeachment against Donald Trump

David Leonhardt: An article of impeachment against Donald Trump

Without an underlying crime ("collusion" as we've taken to calling it in the press, even though there is no crime labeled as such), of which Trump was aware, prosecutors will have a much more hard...

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Tracking early February snow threats

Tracking early February snow threats

A few snow showers will be possible early in the morning. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. Tuesday night , the low will be around 16, according to the weather...

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Funding Questions Abound Over Trump's Infrastructure Plan

Funding Questions Abound Over Trump's Infrastructure Plan

Contact your legislators . Do not allow them to privatize our interstate highways such as I-94 and I-65 into toll roads. Under the old rules, US firms with foreign earnings were supposed to pay a 35...

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Black History Month: Plainfield Schools Host Community Talent

Black History Month: Plainfield Schools Host Community Talent

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North Korea Threat: Ballistic Missile Defense Test Failed In Hawaii, Report Says

North Korea Threat: Ballistic Missile Defense Test Failed In Hawaii, Report Says

A US official that spoke on condition of anonymity, said test data is being looked at to find out why that interceptor missed its mark. The SM-3 Block IIA interceptor missile was launched from Hawai...

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Iranian women take off hijabs in public to protest law

Iranian women take off hijabs in public to protest law

A hashtag about the movement, which can be translated to #GirlsofRevolutionStreet, was also trending on Iranian Twitter. LONDON, The Iranian authorities have released most of the people arrested dur...

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Zuma must go before state of the nation address - EFF and DA

Zuma must go before state of the nation address - EFF and DA

Deputy Speaker Lechesa Tsenoli said given the R4,3 million budget set aside for Sona, they would not be entertaining these requests. "Whoever is president will [deliver Sona]...that is all we know‚"...

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60% chance Day Zero will occur: Helen Zille

60% chance Day Zero will occur: Helen Zille

A Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry survey shows that 79.4% of respondents see the water crisis as a threat to their businesses, compared with the 51.4% surveyed in October past year, with many be...

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Congress continue his leads in Rajasthan, TMC starts celebration on Noapara

There were 18,42,992 voters in this Lok Sabha constituency. Rajasthan has voted the BJP and Congress Party into power in turns for the past five elections. Interestingly, in a recent intervie...

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Trump Asked Deputy AG If He Was 'On My Team'

Trump Asked Deputy AG If He Was 'On My Team'

A Justice Department spokeswoman declined to comment when reached by the Daily News Wednesday afternoon. The meeting took place just days before Rosenstein was scheduled to testify before the House ...

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12-year-old girl in custody following shooting in LA school

12-year-old girl in custody following shooting in LA school

Authorities were able to take the suspect into custody "without further incident", Los Angeles fire Department Lt Chris Ramirez said, and recovered a gun at the scene. Gloria Echeverria stood near a...

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National Football League and FOX Reach 'TNF' Deal

National Football League and FOX Reach 'TNF' Deal

NFL Network also televise seven games exclusively, fulfilling its agreement with cable and satellite operators. The deal signals a renewed commitment toward the value of sports rights for Fox, as th...

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Time To Talk About Mental Health

Time To Talk About Mental Health

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Putin to athletes: Ignore doping scandals at Olympics

Putin to athletes: Ignore doping scandals at Olympics

Only 169 of Russia's athletes have been allowed to take part in the Games, under a neutral flag as an "Olympic Athlete from Russia". The decisions will also be issued on its website, CAS said. "For us...

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Granger making play for House appropriations chair

Granger making play for House appropriations chair

He has a family that traces its roots back to the American Revolution. "Given the importance of seniority in the House of Representatives in determining committee assignments, and given the importan...

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Medical admission scam: No judicial work for Allahabad HC judge

Medical admission scam: No judicial work for Allahabad HC judge

CJI Misra and justices Lokur and Joseph refused to answer any questions asked by the journalists on the controversy which had hit the apex court judiciary after the press conference. Justice Shukla, w...

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UK PM Theresa May She's 'Not a Quitter' Setting Twitter Afire

UK PM Theresa May She's 'Not a Quitter' Setting Twitter Afire

And they challenged what they claimed were "myths" being spread by the so-called "Lexit" lobby, which campaigns for Britain to leave the European Union on left-wing grounds. The Sun yesterday revealed...

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BJP uses Gandhi's

BJP uses Gandhi's "suit-boot" tag to slam his costly jacket

I will show the jacket can be bought at Rs 700. In a meeting, church representatives and leaders of the indigenous Seng Khasi and other minority groups told the Congress chief that they were particu...

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Kenya outlaws opposition's resistance movement after Raila's

Kenya outlaws opposition's resistance movement after Raila's "swearing-in"

A May 2017 Human Rights Watch and Article 19 report found that the authorities used a range of tactics, including harassment, intimidation, and threats, and withholding advertising and payment to medi...

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