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The two Americans and two Canadians rescued from kidnappers in Kaduna, have been identified by the police. "They have been rescued thanks to the efforts of the police", Kaduna state police spokesman Muktar Aliyu said. Canada can not release further details on the case due to privacy concerns, Babcock said. The Kaduna-Abuja road is notoriously unsafe. Many foreign missions and companies advised staff to limit their travel during the closure period, as all domestic and some worldwide ...
  • U.S. senator stands by 's***hole' account, Trump says 'totally misrepresented'

    U.S. senator stands by 's***hole' account, Trump says 'totally misrepresented'

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    The doctor says he had "absolutely no concerns" about the 71-year-old president's cognitive abilities, but performed the screening because Trump asked him to do it. Tim Scott, R-S.C., in a private conversation that media accounts of the remarks were "basically accurate". Emerging from lunch with the Republican caucus, Graham said he told his colleagues he won't be voting for the CR.
  • Claim of Russian money link to Trump's Doonbeg golf course

    Claim of Russian money link to Trump's Doonbeg golf course

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    Under oath, Simpson said: "As we pieced together the early years of ( Trump's ) biography, it seemed as if during the early part of his career he had connections to a lot of Italian mafia figures, and then gradually during the 90s became associated with Russian mafia figures".
  • Late bid to halt US federal government shutdown

    Late bid to halt US federal government shutdown

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    Newly minted Alabama Democratic Sen. An administration spokesperson said Trump won't leave Washington unless a short-term government spending bill is passed by Congress . Five Democrats - Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Joe Donnelly of Indiana, Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota, Doug Jones of Alabama and Claire McCaskill of Missouri - had backed it, though their votes could change.
  • Australian Open: Kerber thrashes Sharapova to reach fourth round

    Australian Open: Kerber thrashes Sharapova to reach fourth round

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    In 2016, players were taken off the courts during the opening round of qualifiers, while Canadian Frank Dancevic complained about the open's "inhuman" conditions in 2014. Lauren Davis beat Andrea Petkovic and has a third-round match against Halep. "But, you know, people might say, Well, at this level you have to be as a professional tennis player fit".
  • North Korea cancels South Korea visit by advance team for art troupe

    North Korea cancels South Korea visit by advance team for art troupe

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    Among them, marching together under an unified Korea flag at the opening ceremony, competing together in at least four categories (figure skating, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing and women's ice hockey), hosting celebrations at the North's Onjonggak complex on the eve of the Olympics, and a joint training at Masikryong Ski Resort.
  • Sarah Jessica Parker seems on Ellen

    Sarah Jessica Parker seems on Ellen

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    So, she's not coming back but you can still do it without her right?' "And then, perhaps, we'll be able to consider, say, for instance, you playing Samantha", she said, gesturing toward DeGeneres. Last week, I said 'No.' Reality is a brutal companion", Sarah continued. I feel like maybe, I don't know. The 61-year-old star maintained however that she never planned on coming back for a third movie.
  • Cognitive Tests Prove Mental Fitness Of President Trump

    Cognitive Tests Prove Mental Fitness Of President Trump

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    He said he hadn't initially planned to administer the screening for neurological impairments, but did so at Trump's asking. "I can promise you there is absolutely nothing that I'm withholding from this", Jackson said. "It is called genetics", Jackson said when asked how a borderline obese man with on cholesterol-lowering medication could be considered in excellent health .
  • Mom of Racist Sorority Girl Speaks Out Over Controversy

    Mom of Racist Sorority Girl Speaks Out Over Controversy

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    Barbera, whose last name differs from her daughter's, said the videos do not reflect how the teen was raised. "She's just degrading herself and it breaks my heart", Barbera said. Barber took a different tone in an interview Wednesday with the New York Post , the media outlet reported. "F**k you. F**k you", she said, holding a plastic cup.
  • Australian Open: Maria Sharapova into the second round after defeating Tatjana Maria

    Australian Open: Maria Sharapova into the second round after defeating Tatjana Maria

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    Sharapova , back in the top 50 after a 15-month doping ban, demonstrated all the shot-making that made her a five-time major victor as she destroyed gritty Anastasija Sevastova 6-1, 7-6 (7/4) on Rod Laver Arena. I was consistent but I was looking to come forward. "If you don't play matches, people will be unhappy". The Russian leads the head-to-head against the left-handed Kerber 4-3, the German, who turned 30 on Thursday, won their last two encounters, both of which were played in 2015.
  • Are you more stable than Trump?

    Are you more stable than Trump?

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    WHITE House doctor Ronny Jackson says President Donald Trump is in general good health and that he has "no concerns" about his mental health. Dr Jackson said he talks daily with Mr Trump "and I have found no reason whatsoever to think that the president has any issues whatsoever with his thought process".
  • Seoul wants Olympic momentum to lead to US-North Korea talks

    Seoul wants Olympic momentum to lead to US-North Korea talks

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    Evidence on North Korean state propaganda networks indicates that Kim is attempting to use the Olympics to convince North Koreans that a unified Korean under the Kim dynasty is imminent. commitment to the alliance, and rebuking North Korea's leadership in stern yet, measured language. South Korea and the United States are due to resume the major annual military exercises called Key Resolve and Foal Eagle, which Pyongyang often angrily reacts.
  • United States and Pakistan clash at United Nations over Afghanistan

    United States and Pakistan clash at United Nations over Afghanistan

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    The exchange took place Friday at a Security Council meeting on the issue of Afghanistan's relations with its Central Asia neighbors and the link between peace and security. "That must change", Sullivan stressed. Pakistan's Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry. But privately, Washington is pushing Islamabad to convince the Haqqani Network to come to the negotiating table, according to a senior Pakistani official, who not only has direct knowledge of the development but ...
  • White House says it won't negotiate with Dems

    White House says it won't negotiate with Dems

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    But Democrats, hearing the plights of "dreamers" and heeding wishes of an energized base, were holding fast to their refusal to move ahead without a DACA fix. "We are going to manage a shutdown differently". Costs and inconvenience in shutdowns quickly mount. According to Moody's it cost the economy an estimated $20 billion.
  • 'Dicky Durbin totally mispresented what was said' at DACA meeting

    'Dicky Durbin totally mispresented what was said' at DACA meeting

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    According to diplomats at the U.N. meeting on Thursday, Haley also spoke about the billions of dollars that the United States had invested in the fight against HIV/Aids and terrorism in Africa and in humanitarian aid for South Sudan. Graham also attended the meeting. "I know what happened. I stand behind every word that I said", Senator Durbin said on Monday. Dick Durbin misrepresented what he had said about African nations and Haiti and, in the process, undermined the trust needed to make ...
  • Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

    Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

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    Graham said Tuesday there are clear outlines of an immigration deal that both Democrats and Republicans can support - continued protections for DACA recipients and others, coupled with increased border security and changes to a more "merit-based" immigration system.
  • Women will march again with aim to become a political force

    Women will march again with aim to become a political force

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    As dozens of communities across Canada prepare to host rallies marking the anniversary of last year's historic Women's March on Washington, those tasked with organizing the events said they feel a sense of momentum that they could not have predicted when they first took to the streets in 2017.