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Snyder to name new justice to Michigan Supreme Court

District Judge David Nye of Pocatello has been nominated by President Donald Trump to serve in the USA federal court for the District of Idaho. If confirmed , Joan L. But judges of the lower cour...

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Syria ceasefire in four zones to start Saturday

The fact that the de-escalation agreement was supported by the United Nations, the United States and Saudi Arabia guaranteed its implementation, the RIA and Interfax news agency quoted Deputy Defence ...

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Turkey arrests 1000 and suspends 9000 police officials over suspected Gulen links

Turkey arrests 1000 and suspends 9000 police officials over suspected Gulen links

Turkish media reported that more than 3,000 detention warrants had been issued in the latest operation. It was not immediately clear if the suspensions were directly connected to the detention of th...

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Republicans still don't have the votes to pass health care bill

Republicans still don't have the votes to pass health care bill

The bipartisan pact negotiated in recent days, and which will be voted on in both houses of Congress this week, sets forth a budget of about a trillion dollars for the current fiscal year, which ends ...

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Merkel: Germany not

Merkel: Germany not "first in line" to boost troops in Afghanistan

NATO, which has about 5,000 non-U.S. troops in Afghanistan, is also "assessing a request from the alliance's military authorities to send more troops ", Reuters reported on Wednesday. "Afghan securit...

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Won't dwell on sacking, will be fine: FBI's Comey in farewell letter

Won't dwell on sacking, will be fine: FBI's Comey in farewell letter

In his brief letter to Comey, Trump thanked him for telling him three times "that I am not under investigation". "Any suggestion that today's announcement is somehow an effort to stop the FBI'...

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Conservatives make huge gains in United Kingdom local elections

Monday's survey for the Guardian newspaper put support for the Conservatives at 49 percent, up two points from the previous ICM/Guardian poll last week, with Labour down one point at 27 percent. More ...

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Donald Trump to meet senior Russian diplomat at the White House

Trump told reporters that the two had a "very very good meeting" and talked about the crisis in Syria. In a Senate hearing Monday, former acting Attorney General Sally Yates said she bluntly warned ...

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Springs church leaders respond to 'religious liberty' executive order

Springs church leaders respond to 'religious liberty' executive order

The amendment, originally a part of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, prevents all 501 (c)(3) non-profit organizations from advocating for political candidates. President Trump's executive order does...

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UK: May Plays Down Talk Of Possible Landslide General Election Victory

The Greens' decisions not to contest certain seats, which were made at local level, leaves the SNP with a clear run as the pro-independence option in closely-fought battles with Unionist parties. Ther...

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Bradley scores 29, Boston powers past Washington, 123-101

Game six will take the teams back to Washington , where the Celtics will either wrap up the series or we'll see a game seven. Boston led by as many as 26 points Wednesday, negating Washington's ...

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9 dead as Pakistan-Afghanistan border tension escalates

Nafeez Zakaria Pakistani foreign minister claimed that the census workers were on the Pakistani side when attacked, General Abdul Raziq, police chief in Kandahar province said that the census was bein...

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Gonski 2.0 'abandons' disadvantaged schools, students

Gonski 2.0 'abandons' disadvantaged schools, students

These include Hoppers Crossing Secondary, Wellington Secondary, Tarneit P-9 College and McKinnon Secondary College. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has declared he will "bring the school funding war...

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N.Korean missile test fails for fourth straight time

North Korea test-fired a missile over the weekend in apparent defiance of a concerted U.S. push for tougher worldwide sanctions to curb Pyongyang's nuclear weapons ambitions. It says the missile used ...

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Turkey's Erdogan will tell Trump Turkey could help retake Raqqa

Tensions rose Saturday along the Turkish-Syrian border as both Turkey and the USA moved armored vehicles to the region and Turkey's leader once again demanded that the United States stop supporting th...

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4 detained in United Kingdom counter terrorism operation

Ruth Haile, who lives in the road, said she heard shots and saw an injured woman being treated. During the raid, officers shot one woman in her twenties, who has not been named but, according to...

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Hamas Political Chief Announces Successor

He is now expected to leave the Gaza Strip and reside overseas. "It's my honor to shoulder the responsibility of leading the political bureau of this large movement of holy resistance", Haniyeh sa...

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ASEAN opts for a soft stand on South China Sea

This even as four ASEAN members- Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and the Philippines- are among parties in the six-way dispute, where China and Taiwan contend for their respective claims. It can be noted th...

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US Feds Back Down On Salt Whole Grain Standards For School Lunches

US Feds Back Down On Salt Whole Grain Standards For School Lunches

The more than 30 million students who receive a subsidized lunch program at their schools saw a reduction in calories, fat and sodium-serving levels, while healthier offerings like whole-grain foods a...

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Aaron Hernandez's 2015 Murder Conviction Is Thrown Out

Aaron Hernandez's 2015 Murder Conviction Is Thrown Out

Lloyds mother fought back tears after the ruling Tuesday, saying the former New England Patriots tight end would always be guilty in the eyes of her family. Hernandez's appellate attorney, John Thomps...

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USA troops killed, 1 wounded, fighting ISIS in Afghanistan - Pentagon

ABC News reports that this is in the same district where an American soldier was killed earlier this month. The raid was in Mohmand Valley, the same region where the USA, two weeks ago, dropped wha...

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Women march in Venezuela as unrest continues

His death brought to at least 38 the number of people reported dead by various sources, though the public prosecutor puts the tally at 37. In Valencia, where the man died, some areas looked like disas...

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General election 2017: Scotland's political leaders step up their campaigns

General election 2017: Scotland's political leaders step up their campaigns

The Conservatives returned 276 councillors north of the border, well over double the tally they secured in the last local government elections five years ago. We believe that Together We're Stronger. ...

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Stars go for bold, barmy and attractive looks at the Met Gala

Stars go for bold, barmy and attractive looks at the Met Gala

The occasion is in aid of the Metropolitan Museum Of Art Costume Institute in NY. Kate was joined by her husband Michael Polish as well as designer Tory Burch and actress Zoey Deutch. And it was...

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Watch Donald Trump's Reaction to the White House Correspondent's Dinner

President Donald Trump marked his 100th day in office Saturday with a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania , that was reminiscent of his time on the campaign trail. He's the first president not to a...

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5 facts about Cinco De Mayo you probably didn't know

5 facts about Cinco De Mayo you probably didn't know

It's actually the day commemorating the Battle of Puebla in 1862, when Mexican forces defeated the French even though they were woefully outnumbered. The resolution, which was adopted by the full Se...

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Fatal accident reported at Lynnway Auto Auction

Fatal accident reported at Lynnway Auto Auction

Two people have life-threatening injuries, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said. "It took out a wall.", Stewart said. According to the Lynnway Auto Auction's website, there was an auction ...

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U.S. Senate intel panel subpoenas Michael Flynn documents

Flynn was sacked in February, shortly after Mr. Trump took office, after he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with Russian officials. Yates declined to go into specific details, w...

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FBI Firing Fallout: 6 Things to Know About Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

He said that he has spoken to numerous retired and active duty agents - none of whom were intimately involved in the Clinton email investigation or Russian election meddling investigation - and they w...

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Hundreds rally at Capitol against President Trump's immigration policies

Hundreds rally at Capitol against President Trump's immigration policies

They chanted "Donald Trump has got to go!" at the White House gates. Police, referring to the perpetrators as "anarchists" said they made more than two dozen arrests. "Eva Castillo, right, executive...

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