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Pope Francis Arrives in Egypt for Historic Visit

He says Egypt's Al-Azhar was working on reinforcing a culture of co-existence and respect for dialogue. "How can we talk about religious reforms or freedom of expression while Al-Azhar files lawsuit...

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Time Inc says to pursue own strategic plan, shares plunge

Time Inc says to pursue own strategic plan, shares plunge

It did not outline explicitly what that plan might be, or whether it could ultimately lead to a sale, but CEO Rich Battista stated: "We strongly believe in the future and potential of this company", i...

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Trump wants South Korea to pay for $1 billion missile system

So it was jarring to see the absolute confidence with which America's top Pacific commander described the ability of a contentious USA missile defense system, scheduled to be up and running in days in...

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United States submarine makes S.Korea port call, North remains defiant

United States submarine makes S.Korea port call, North remains defiant

Trump sent the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike group for exercises off the Korean peninsula as a warning to North Korea and a show of solidarity with U.S. UN'S TOUGHER SANCTIONSUS Navy aircraf...

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HdG Lights Up Blue For Fallen Delaware Trooper

HdG Lights Up Blue For Fallen Delaware Trooper

According to a press release from the Delaware State Police, Sealy opened fire on law enforcement multiple times during the standoff, which came to an end around 9:17 a.m. McQueen declined to answer...

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White House Refuses to Release Flynn Documents Amid House Oversight Committee Investigation

Both of those things came to light following a classified meeting of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and press briefing held by Chairman Jason Chaffetz of Utah and ranking Democr...

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Supreme court hears arguments on jurisdiction, joinder, standing

Meanwhile, a new Facebook page has popped up: Justice Neil Gorsuch Fan Club . Some wondered if Gorsuch would recuse himself from the case due to Katyal's previous actions of endorsing Gorsuch f...

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Trump won't get House OK of health bill before his 100th day

Those payments account for as much as 20 percent of the premiums for his subsidized customers, he says. An earlier study from Covered California, the health insurance marketplace in the nation's mo...

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Quarles: Perdue confirmation is good for Kentucky

Quarles: Perdue confirmation is good for Kentucky

He also promised to reach out to Democrats. The 70-year-old is getting a late start on the job. Trump nominated him just two days before his inauguration, and then the nomination was delayed for weeks...

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France Presidential Election 2017: Emmanuel Macron gets heckled by Le Pen supporters

France Presidential Election 2017: Emmanuel Macron gets heckled by Le Pen supporters

The last time France had a cohabitation arrangement between the Elysee and the government was from 1997 and 2002 when right-wing president Jacques Chirac had to work with a Socialist government under ...

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Donald Trump decides to keep Nafta for now

Here's a brief timeline of events. Senior White House officials had spent recent days discussing steps that could be taken to start the process of renegotiating or withdrawing from NAFTA before the ...

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Taliban announce spring offensive, vow to build institutions

The group said the operation has been named after their former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, claiming that they had major achievements on the political and military level under his leadership, reports...

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Trump's Executive Order on Sanctuary Cities Temporarily Blocked by Federal Judge

City Attorney Dennis Herrera, at podium, with his staff beside him, talks about a federal judge's order blocking any attempt by the Trump administration to withhold money from "sanctuary cities" dur...

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Senate Dems block quick vote on short-term spending bill

Senate Dems block quick vote on short-term spending bill

Republicans introduced a bill on Wednesday to fund government operations at current levels for one more week, giving them time to finish negotiations with Democrats on the plan for the rest of the fi...

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Short of support, House won't vote on health bill this week

Short of support, House won't vote on health bill this week

Nonetheless, leaders in both parties projected certainty that a deal would ultimately be reached on the spending legislation, which covers all government agencies and is leftover business from past ye...

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Trump finds that CEO-as-president isn't always a natural fit

He is the most unpopular new president in modern times . Everyone who's anyone has had their character mussed by the show, presidents, company leaders, celebrities, and Trump himself is something...

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In The Face Of Chobani Lawsuit, Alex Jones Vows He'll Visit Idaho

In The Face Of Chobani Lawsuit, Alex Jones Vows He'll Visit Idaho

After almost 10 hours of deliberation, a Texas jury ruled the couple will receive joint custody and granted Kelly Jones - the former spouse of the right-wing media personality - the right to decide wi...

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'Rambo' killer Eric Frein given death sentence after shooting police officer

The jurors rejected his upbringing as a mitigating factor that would point them toward a sentence of life in prison without parole. Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin said the death sentence w...

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Editor-in-Chief Sterling Beard talks Ann Coulter, Berkeley

Editor-in-Chief Sterling Beard talks Ann Coulter, Berkeley

Further adding to the tension, Coulter suggested in an email to The Associated Press that she still may appear on campus today. Later, supporters of Trump shouted "Build that wall!" while opponents ...

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Berkeley Protests: Hundreds Rally After Coulter Talk Cancelled, Arrests Made

Berkeley Protests: Hundreds Rally After Coulter Talk Cancelled, Arrests Made

Berkeley was abruptly canceled", announced Anchor Lester Holt during NBC Nightly News that same evening. Meanwhile, about 40 miles away, Vice Media co-founder Gavin McInnes was speaking on campus,...

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Spicer: The President 'made the right decision' on Flynn's departure

Spicer: The President 'made the right decision' on Flynn's departure

Michael Flynn , as the multi-agency investigation intensified over the former national security adviser's failure to disclose foreign contacts and payments from Russian Federation. The White House has...

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ACA 'Repeal and Replace' Gains Favor with Conservative Bloc in House

ACA 'Repeal and Replace' Gains Favor with Conservative Bloc in House

These "cost-sharing reduction" payments have become a bargaining chip in negotiations to thwart a federal government shutdown. On Wednesday House Speaker Paul Ryan said the subsidies will not be c...

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These New Reebok ALIENS Sneakers Will Inevitably Bankrupt Me

These New Reebok ALIENS Sneakers Will Inevitably Bankrupt Me

Unlike the crew members that Ripley keeps finding herself saddled with, Reebok has learned from past mistakes. Reebok continues their Alien Stomper series with a special two-pack of the shoe wor...

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Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

It follows days of rising tensions between the two nations, with North Korea carrying out numerous missile tests and the USA responding by sending warships to the region. The response is dependent on ...

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Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

It follows days of rising tensions between the two nations, with North Korea carrying out numerous missile tests and the USA responding by sending warships to the region. The response is dependent on ...

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Police stand-off with Walnut Creek murder suspect continues in Martinez

Police stand-off with Walnut Creek murder suspect continues in Martinez

Police found and surrounded the suspect in a auto in Martinez. Late Thursday, police were trying to convince a man in a silver Mercedes sedan to surrender. Police officers from several jurisdictions...

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Here's what could be next for Trump's sanctuary cities order

The U.S. Department of Justice has threatened to withhold some funds from jurisdictions in California and elsewhere. The judge said that argument was not plausible because the wording of Trump's o...

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Preston Heights home where toddler found dead was 'in deplorable condition'

Preston Heights home where toddler found dead was 'in deplorable condition'

Semaj was last seen about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, playing with between six and eight other children outside her home near Luana Road and Richards Street in unincorporated Joliet, according to the sheriff...

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US House may vote within days on tighter North Korea sanctions

US House may vote within days on tighter North Korea sanctions

Additional economic pressure could come from targeting those banks that finance North Korea and building an global sanctions regime that would financially isolate Pyongyang in a manner similar to the ...

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Unified Oversight Leaders Say 'No Evidence' Flynn Followed Law on Foreign Payments

Unified Oversight Leaders Say 'No Evidence' Flynn Followed Law on Foreign Payments

US House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz said in a press briefing on Tuesday that Flynn did not comply with existing law when he took a trip to...

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