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Pence says that his message will always be the same - that North Korea "must once and for all abandon its nuclear weapons program and ballistic missile ambitions". Otto Warmbier died soon after his release from North Korean prison previous year, and his parents torturing him during detention."Otto was systematically tortured and intentionally injured by Kim Jong [Un] ..." Hours later, Trump hosted in the Oval Office eight escapees from North Korea.
  • United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

    United Nations demands Syria ceasefire as air strikes pound rebel areas

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    Fresh regime strikes on a besieged rebel-held enclave near Damascus killed 35 civilians on Tuesday despite mounting Western pressure on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Iran is another key supporter of Assad's government. The UN commission, headed by Brazilian diplomat Paulo Pinheiro, was last September the first UN body to officially blame Damascus for a chemical attack that killed more than 80 people in Khan Sheikhun in Idlib five months earlier.
  • Assange loses bid to quash arrest warrant

    Assange loses bid to quash arrest warrant

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    However, Assange suspects there is a secret US indictment against him for WikiLeaks' publication of leaked classified American documents, and that the USA authorities will seek his extradition. On Tuesday, the court ruled the warrant is still valid. British police have insisted that Mr Assange could still be arrested for breaching bail conditions should he leave the embassy.
  • Trump won't say whether he's planning to fire Rosenstein

    Trump won't say whether he's planning to fire Rosenstein

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    Mr. Nunes says not only was the original information tainted by bias, but the and Justice Department didn't disclose that bias or other factors to the secret court that approved the warrant. "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty", Trump had told Comey. A month after he was overwhelmingly confirmed by the Senate, Rosenstein, a Republican, came under fire for his role in the firing of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey.
  • Newsweek Editors Fired, Staff in Turmoil

    Newsweek Editors Fired, Staff in Turmoil

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    Additionally, TheWrap has learned that the publication has parted ways with the top reporters of its investigations unit, including Celeste Katz and Josh Saul . Olivet said in a statement last month that it is "inaccurate" to say there is a connection between the raid and the university. It added, "Consistent with its expressed policy regarding law enforcement, Newsweek Media Group, a responsible media company, will continue to cooperate with the DA's office to the fullest extent".
  • Lana Del Rey stalker's Facebook comments led to Crimeline tip, records show

    Lana Del Rey stalker's Facebook comments led to Crimeline tip, records show

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    After the incident, Del Rey posted on Twitter that she was "fine". Hunt faces charges of aggravated stalking with a credible threat and attempted kidnapping with a weapon involving Rey, whose real name is Elizabeth Woolridge Grant. After seeing what he'd written on social media, officers searched throughout Friday and finally found Hunt a block from the Amway Center about 9 p.m., an hour after the show started.
  • Kenyan opposition MP charged with treason over Raila Odinga's 'swearing in'

    Kenyan opposition MP charged with treason over Raila Odinga's 'swearing in'

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    Ruaraka Member of Parliament Tom Joseph Kajwang is on Tuesday expected back in court to take plea over his role in last week's swearing-in of NASA leader Raila Odinga as the People's President. For press statement inside on January 1, U.S. describe Odinga in actions as "unconstitutional" sake of President Uhuru Kenyatta in election for October a year ago get backing from Kenya demma Supreme Court.
  • Poor road conditions caused multiple accidents around Iowa Monday

    Poor road conditions caused multiple accidents around Iowa Monday

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    In Iowa , about 30 to 40 vehicles were involved in a crash near Ames that led to the closing of a section of Interstate 35. The pile-up involved cars, semi-trucks and buses. "To anyone involved in the accident , the entire cast sends their best wishes for a speedy recovery", the statement read. Frankie Muniz and reigning Mirror Ball victor Jordan Fisher are the two stars on the tour.
  • Child porn message spreading through Facebook's Messenger app

    Child porn message spreading through Facebook's Messenger app

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    Moore is now wanted on 11 felony charges, not only in Alabama but also in Detroit, Garrett said. A man from Alabama was arrested in connection to a child pornography video that was posted on Facebook last week and went viral. Investigators tell us that child has been found and is not in danger. "If you don't know who is sending you something, then don't open it", Lauer said.
  • Paris attack suspect refuses to stand at shootout trial

    Paris attack suspect refuses to stand at shootout trial

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    But the Brussels court said on Tuesday that Abdeslam informed the tribunal he did not wish to appear at the next hearing, scheduled for Thursday. Asked why he was refusing to stand, Abdeslam said: "I'm exhausted, I did not sleep". Throughout his prosecution in Belgium, Abdeslam has declined to speak with investigators, although Ayari has been much more forthcoming. The same bomb-maker who had built the explosives in Paris packed even more deadly material into suicide bombs at the airport ...
  • Thiessen: Do Democrats even want immigration deal?

    Thiessen: Do Democrats even want immigration deal?

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    Nearly six in 10 Americans do not want another federal government shutdown over the Republican refusal to allow unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S.as children to remain in the country, according to a poll released Monday. "March 5th is rapidly approaching and the Democrats are doing nothing about DACA ", Trump wrote Thursday. "If we can solve DACA and border security that may be the best I can hope for", Senator John Thune, a member of the Republican leadership, told ...
  • Iraqi spokesman confirms US forces drawing down

    Iraqi spokesman confirms US forces drawing down

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    Hadithi's statement came in confirmation of reports by Western contractors at a US -led coalition base in Iraq, who said USA troops had started to withdraw from the country. The prime minister has previously stated that Iraq's military will need American training for years to come. Brigadier General Jonathan Braga, the coalition's director of operations, said "an appropriate amount of capabilities" would be kept in Iraq in addition to the forces needed to train, advise and equip the Iraqis.
  • Several crashes from slick roads reported in Mid-Missouri

    Several crashes from slick roads reported in Mid-Missouri

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    A 55 year old California-based truck driver was killed in the crash. The interstate was shut down in both directions for several hours. Lane R. Hudspeth, 22, of Salem, received moderate injuries as a result of the crash and was transported to Phelps County Regional Medical Center for treatment via Steelville Ambulance.
  • Maldives judges, opposition leader held

    Maldives judges, opposition leader held

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    Maldives Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and another Supreme Court judge were arrested at dawn this morning, hours after President Abdulla Yameen declared a state of emergency , police said . The United States is strongly criticizing the president of the Maldives for declaring a state of emergency after the Supreme Court ordered the release of imprisoned opposition leaders.
  • Koreans at Winter Games?

    Koreans at Winter Games?

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    North Korea has tested the waters by telling South Korea that it will send the 140-member Samjiyon Orchestra by ferry even though sanctions ban ships from the North. The official added that he personally thought Kim Yong-nam suited the overall objective of the Olympics given its "very formal and diplomatic nature, rather than a place where South and North Korea would hold very intimate discussions".
  • International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation observed

    International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation observed

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    She added: "Indeed, the practice has no benefits for girls and women but rather in the name of ensuring fidelity in females, FGM exposes them to health hazards and psychological trauma". Type 2: Referred as excision, it is a partial or total removal of the clitoris and the labia minora (the inner folds of the vulva). It is also practiced in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.
  • McCain, Coons push bipartisan immigration deal despite WH rejection

    McCain, Coons push bipartisan immigration deal despite WH rejection

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    It would not, however, fulfill President Trump's desire of $25 billion for the construction of the border wall, which appeared to draw the president's ire just hours after the authors announced their plans. Will Hurd (R-Texas) and Pete Aguilar (D-Calif.) and has won more than 50 co-sponsors, including 27 Republicans, The Hill reported. "For months, I have been calling on my colleagues to complete a bipartisan budget agreement to lift the caps on defense spending and fully fund the ...
  • Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

    Washington Wizards vs Indiana Pacers

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    Collison has been dealing with knee soreness and chose to undergo the minor procedure in hopes of relieving the pain. Joseph, who is shooting a career-high 37 percent on 2.4 attempts from three this season and a better defender than Collison, should serve as a worthy fill-in for the time being.