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USA made tremendous progress during Trump's first 100 days: Raj Shah

Indeed, the two biggest successes of Trump's first 100 days are on the front page of the Contract: the Gorsuch nomination and Trump's immigration executive order tightening controls at the Mexico bord...

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Congress to avert shutdown hours before deadline

Congress to avert shutdown hours before deadline

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pressed for an agreement on the short-term legislation that will carry through next week. Minority Democrats had threatened to withhold support for the tempora...

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Trump says North Korea conflict possible; seeks other solution

Pyongyang has denounced the current exercises as rehearsals for invasion. The U.S. signal of a willingness to exhaust non-military avenues came as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group approa...

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Protesters attack Macedonian lawmakers after leadership vote

European Union defence integration is advancing faster than in other areas and could see key decisions made this year to boost cooperation, diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said Thursday. "We are ...

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House Republicans Introduce 1 Week Stop-Gap Funding to Avoid Shutdown

House Republicans Introduce 1 Week Stop-Gap Funding to Avoid Shutdown

Separately, the White House and congressional Republicans are gauging whether a plan to revise the GOP's stalled health care bill would garner enough converts to rekindle hopes for House passage of th...

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'I Win…It's not Rocket Science'- Joshua Predicts Klitschko Knockout

Brandishing an old-school USB device, he told a press conference on Thursday: "I recorded a video last week, and the outcome of the fight". "My prediction, so to say". "I've been there, I got up, sh...

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NAFTA: Trump Says U.S. Will Renegotiate, Not Withdraw (for Now)

NAFTA: Trump Says U.S. Will Renegotiate, Not Withdraw (for Now)

President Donald Trump appears to have backed off his threat to completely withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement and now wants to renegotiate with Canada and Mexico. The U.S. Trade R...

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France arrests two, days before narrowing vote

While centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right contender Marine Le Pen retain the top spots, there is barely a percentage point between them and far-left firebrand Jean-Luc Melenchon is gaining on them....

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Macedonia's head seeks emergency talks after parliament riot

Supporters of the country's dominant nationalist party invaded parliament on Thursday and assaulted opposition legislators. People react as a stun grenade explodes by a parliament entrance, guarded ...

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Suspect allegedly chased DE state trooper before gunning him down, police say

Suspect allegedly chased DE state trooper before gunning him down, police say

Cpl. Cpl. Ballard also attended DSU, studying sociology and criminal justice before graduating in 2007, Holmes said. He graduated from the police academy in 2009. Police say the trooper was investig...

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MCD polls : BJP hits hat-trick in MCD, wins 183 seats

MCD polls : BJP hits hat-trick in MCD, wins 183 seats

Cracks have begun appearing in the party, with Punjab MP Bhagwant Mann criticising the management of recent Assembly elections in the State, and popular campaigner Kumar Vishwas attacking Kejriwal's d...

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Trump spokesman calls Flynn probe 'appropriate'

Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, released new documents relating to Flynn, who was sacked by Trump from his position as Nation...

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At UN, Tillerson makes case for tougher stance on N. Korea

The aim appears to be maximum pressure with force as a last resort. But the admiral also said he lacks all the attack submarines he needs and has no capable defense against the thousands of artillery ...

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Doh!-Nald Trump? 'The Simpsons' Parody President Trump's First 100 Days

Donald Trump promised to shake up Washington. Rather than revel in pomp and circumstance, Trump devoted much of his first day in office focused on what he deemed was unfair reporting of the turnout ...

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European Parliament Chief: UK Election 'Good For EU

European Parliament Chief: UK Election 'Good For EU

It also allows for other family members to join them, a right European Union citizens have been campaigning to protect as this accommodates future care of widowed parents. The former Belgian prime min...

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Turkey says detains 1000 'secret imams' in police purge

They included soldiers, police, teachers, and public servants - all of whom were accused of having links with terrorist groups. The daily Hurriyet newspaper reported that Turkey's intelligence age...

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Air China to increase flights to North Korea in May

The warships were briefly at the centre of some confusion when they did not immediately head to the Korean peninsula, but US Navy officials said it is now proceeding to the region as ordered. Later Mo...

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North Korea conducts massive artillery drill on military anniversary

North Korea conducts massive artillery drill on military anniversary

Recent events have worsened the growing tension in the region in the face of persistent weapon tests by North Korea - the most recent took place early April - to which the USA reacted by dispatching...

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US Slams NATO Ally Turkey on Airstrikes Against Kurds

US Slams NATO Ally Turkey on Airstrikes Against Kurds

In Syria, the Turkish jets targeted leadership sites used by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a Kurdish-dominated force that has emerged as the United States' primary military partner in Syria, a...

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Trump, speaking at Holocaust memorial: 'We'll never be silent'

Watch Trump's speech above. Mr Trump said Holocaust denial is one form of "dangerous anti-Semitism that continues all around the world" and that can be seen on university campuses, in attacks on Jew...

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Trump administration can't guarantee middle class won't pay more under tax plan

A good place to start the conversation is with a list of tax-reform proposals that have been batted around. "Can you guarantee no one in the middle class is going to pay more?" But he added that "...

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Fact check: US anti-missile system in S. Korea has limits

Submarines conducted torpedo attacks, as missiles blasted out across the sea in a show of military strength - as tensions rose with neighbouring South Korea. The Security Council has imposed six sets ...

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Two US Service Members Killed In Nangarhar

Two US Service Members Killed In Nangarhar

The latest deaths come just days after Afghanistan's Defense Minister and Army Chief of Staff resigned following a Taliban-claimed attack that killed at least 100 Afghan soldiers. Kabul-based analyst ...

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May shoots down Johnson's talk of strike on Assad

On June 8 there will essentially be a choice between two Prime Ministers, May or Corbyn, he says, adding: "It is absolutely vital for Britain's security that we have the strong, stable and decisive le...

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Malegaon blasts: HC seeks NIA stand on Sadhvi's plea

Malegaon blasts: HC seeks NIA stand on Sadhvi's plea

Meanwhile, her personal doctor DR SS Rajput (a cardio thoracic surgeon in Lucknow) said it was the critical spine injuries sustained possibly during the ATS torture that led to Thakur becoming partial...

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Palestinian prisoners in Israel stage hunger strike

Palestinian prisoners in Israel stage hunger strike

The global community, it insisted, should bear its "legal and ethical responsibilities" to oblige Israel to respect worldwide law by dealing with the Palestinians it is holding as prisoners of war. Ea...

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Pablo Sandoval exits game with knee injury

Pablo Sandoval exits game with knee injury

Over the previous three seasons with the Red Sox, Bradley is 1-for-13 (.076) with six strikeouts batting second and 1-for-24 (.041) when hitting in any of the top four spots in the lineup. He appeared...

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Manipur: Four Congress leaders join BJP

Manipur: Four Congress leaders join BJP

Those joined BJP included Ngamthang Haokip, Y Surchandra Singh, S Bira Singh MLA and O Lukhoi Singh. Earlier this month, the BJP-led government suffered a jolt when senior minister L Jayentakumar, w...

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Freedom Caucus Endorses Updated Republican Obamacare Replacement Bill

Freedom Caucus Endorses Updated Republican Obamacare Replacement Bill

He called the new version an effort at "blame-shifting" for the failure of the repeal effort. The White House has reportedly pressured House GOP leaders to send the American Health Care Act to the...

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N.Korea stages big artillery drill as U.S. submarine docks in South

N.Korea stages big artillery drill as U.S. submarine docks in South

The port call by the USS Michigan, which is created to carry ballistic missiles and cruise missiles, came as a USA aircraft carrier strike group steamed towards Korean waters in an effort to deter Nor...

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