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Sen. Dianne Feinstein , the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee , has released a transcript of the committee's closed-door interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson over Republican objections. Neither committee had intentions of releasing the transcripts from its interview with Mr. Simpson. When the dossier was completed in October 2016, Simpson testified, Steele pushed to reveal its contents to the Federal Bureau of Investigation as his findings constituted a "national ...
  • 6 killed, 17 injured as blast hits SW Pakistani city

    6 killed, 17 injured as blast hits SW Pakistani city

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    However, according to initial reports, a suicide attacker on a motorcycle was attempting to target the Balochistan Assembly building but detonated his explosives near the high-security Red Zone area. Rescue teams rushed to the spot and shifted the injured to Civil Hospital, CMH and Trauma Centre, where emergency was declared. Pakistani security officials gather around a damaged police bus and truck at the site of suicide bomb attack in Quetta on January 9, 2018.
  • Altice NV spinning off Altice USA

    Altice NV spinning off Altice USA

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    The pre-separation dividend payout will see Altice NV receive roughly 900 million euros. The board of directors of Altice USA has also approved in principal the payment of a $1.5 billion cash dividend to all shareholders immediately prior to completion of the separation, and a share buyback program of up to $2 billion.
  • Nick Kyrgios beats Ryan Harrison, wins first title on home soil

    Nick Kyrgios beats Ryan Harrison, wins first title on home soil

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    After the first set, Kyrgios debated with chair umpire Fergus Murphy suggesting that Harrison should not have been allowed such a long break to go off court, while he waited in his courtside chair. Kyrgios needed treatment for his left knee which had been taped during all four of his matches. "You look at some other sports - National Basketball Association players, there's some guys who are supposed to be the next big thing and are so incredibly talented that they do unbelievable things, but ...
  • Oprah 2020: Will she? Won't she?

    Oprah 2020: Will she? Won't she?

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    I want her to run for president . He says despite all the calls for Oprah to run for office, he says he doesn't think she will. It's hard to say what policies the iconic talk show host would support as leader of the free world (would we all get a vehicle?).
  • Emmanuel Macron Tours Ancient Sites during Official Visit to China

    Emmanuel Macron Tours Ancient Sites during Official Visit to China

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    French President Emmanuel Macron is pushing for stronger ties with China . Macron said France has "the experience of unilateral imperialism in Africa" and wants to help China avoid what he called France's "African mistakes". Along with Brigitte, Macron visited the famous terracotta warriors in Xian, as well as the centuries-old Big Wild Goose Pagoda - a Buddhist site - and the city's mosque.
  • Syria accuses Israel of targeting Damascus military outposts with missiles

    Syria accuses Israel of targeting Damascus military outposts with missiles

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    The statement said the Israeli warplanes fired at the targets in Syria from inside Lebanon's airspace, while the missiles were launched from the occupied Golan Heights. Back in April 2015, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu officially admitted for the first time that the regime's military had conducted strikes in Syrian territory.
  • Molson Coors snaps up Aspall Cyder in UK

    Molson Coors snaps up Aspall Cyder in UK

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    It produces premium cider and specialty vinegars, including Aspall Organic Cyder vinegar, which is made using a unique fermentation process. USA firm Molson Coors, which owns brands including Carling and Miller, said it would invest in the Suffolk site where Aspall also has a vinegar business.
  • Oprah Winfrey

    Oprah Winfrey "Actively Thinking" About Running for President in 2020

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    King continued that she also knows after years of watching Winfrey's television show, "you always have a right to change your mind". Even First Daughter Ivanka Trump tweeted that her speech was "empowering & inspiring". "She's listening to a lot of people who are saying: 'You can do this, '" one of the sources said on condition of anonymity. "It was the right speech at the right time", said King of Winfrey.
  • India rejects USA solar claim at WTO, explores new defense

    India rejects USA solar claim at WTO, explores new defense

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    Most of the solar modules imported into the country come from China, but several consignments are now held up because customs officials have demanded reclassification of some consignments that allegedly contain "electric motors and generators" that attract 7.5 per cent duty.
  • Trump takes field at college football championship game

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    The president was reportedly greeted with a mixture of cheers and boos while taking the field. Donald Trump has been mocked for appearing to struggle with the words to the U.S. After the anthem, Trump left the field without saying anything. Flank by members of the military, Trump, with his right hand over his heart, appeared to mumble his way through the anthem, at times clearly mouthing other words that weren't in the Star Spangled Banner .
  • Winter storm warning posted for mountain areas, light snow expected in Denver

    Winter storm warning posted for mountain areas, light snow expected in Denver

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    Meanwhile, some schools are still closed in central and eastern SC from last week's coastal snowstorm. Additionally northwest winds are predicted at 15-25 miles per hour, with higher gusts possible. Monday afternoon temperatures will rise into the upper 30s and low 40s. The warmth won't last long. Some of the snowfall may begin to melt over the next few days, as high temperatures are forecast to reach into the mid-30s on Monday and Tuesday before topping 40 degrees on Wednesday.
  • Police deny permission to Mevani to hold public meet

    Police deny permission to Mevani to hold public meet

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    Meanwhile, people are criticizing the Delhi Police for misleading people by saying that "No permission granted so far by Delhi Police to hold proposed protest at Parliament Street in view of NGT orders ". "Twelve States in India had special status after the BJP government came into being, the autonomy of these States was compromised". Jignesh, who has been accused of incing caste tension in Maharashtra, on Friday said the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ...
  • RJD chief Lalu Prasad to seek parole to attend sister's last rites

    RJD chief Lalu Prasad to seek parole to attend sister's last rites

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    IMAGE: RJD chief Lalu Yadav escorted by police officials after appearing at the special CBI court in Ranchi on Wednesday. "If the court orders me, I am more than willing to go to jail for Lalu Prasad". This is the second time that he has been jailed in the fodder scam. He also slapped a Rs 5 lakh fine on the former Bihar Chief Minister. "We can not tell that", he said, adding that a job is allotted according to the requirement of the jail and not the wish of an inmate.Kumar said he was ...
  • Mass injuries after trains collide in Germiston

    Mass injuries after trains collide in Germiston

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    Officials and rescue services personnel on the scene of a train collision in Germiston on 9 January 2018. Maloka said that Metrorail can not say what led to the collision. "At the moment, trains running between Johannesburg and Germiston are running on a single line with associated 60-minute delays experienced", the statement read.
  • Snowstorm blankets Sahara desert in white

    Snowstorm blankets Sahara desert in white

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    A snowstorm in the Sahara desert has turned the normally sandy landscape into what looks like arctic tundra after up to 16 inches fell on areas of Algeria Sunday. Ain Sefra, which was founded in 1881 as a French garrison town, sees average high temperatures of over 37C in summer and has seen record lows of -10.2C in winter.
  • Man Trying To Kill Spider 'Sets Apartment On Fire'

    Man Trying To Kill Spider 'Sets Apartment On Fire'

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    While on fire the creature ran under a mattress and set it ablaze, Lyndsey Wisegarver, a carer for one of the men living in the flat, told the newspaper. She said it quickly spread to a flag collection and drapes. Firefighters found the small fire on the second floor in a back bedroom and were able to quickly extinguish it before it spread any further.
  • Russia says troops left in Syria are enough to repel attacks

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    Turkey however, backs the opposition while Russian Federation and Iran are close allies of Syrian President Bashar Assad. The conflict has killed hundreds of thousands of people and driven millions from their homes since it began with a crackdown on pro-democracy protests in 2011.
  • East Hampshire MP Damian Hinds becomes Education Secretary

    East Hampshire MP Damian Hinds becomes Education Secretary

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    The prime minister's allies said that Mr Hunt had not refused to move but had made a "passionate" case to be allowed to remain. Jeremy Hunt is still healthcare minister - albeit with the additional responsibility of social care, after he fended off May's offer of a turbo-charged business secretary role for almost two hours.
  • Trump administration ends protected status of 200000 Salvadorans in US

    Trump administration ends protected status of 200000 Salvadorans in US

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    Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said on Monday that damage inflicted by a 2001 natural disaster in the Central American country didn't justify another temporary extension. President Trump has railed against the diversity program, saying that any deal to provide legal status to the dreamers must get rid of it. Salvadorans are said to be the largest immigrant group on Long Island with close to 15,000 people in Nassau and Suffolk counties.