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Jeremy Corbyn defends suspended MP Kelvin Hopkins' promotion

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Mr Hopkins has had the whip withdrawn while an investigation takes place. Ms Etemadzadeh first complained about the Luton North MP in 2015 after she says he sent her a suggestive text message and made inappropriate physical contact while hugging her, after she had invited him to speak at a university event in 2014. Read More »

Trump opens Asia trip talking tough in campaign-style rally

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Ahead of the meeting, Abe told mediapersons: "I'd like to thoroughly discuss with President Trump North Korea and other problems the global community faces". "And I hope it all works out for everybody". U.S. President Donald Trump boards Marine One while departing from the White House on November 3, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Read More »

Carter Page testifies he told Sessions about Russian Federation trip

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Sessions had maintained that he did not recall any Trump campaign members being in contact with Russian officials. There's nothing wrong with Trump meeting with Putin if he wanted to it. The Attorney General was already given an opportunity to correct his earlier misleading answers to me and Senator Franken in January through written, supplemental testimony. Read More »

Mueller estimates 3-week trial for Manafort: Court records

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Manafort and former Trump campaign official Rick Gates surrendered Monday to Justice Department authorities following a 12-count indictment that includes charges of conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money and unregistered agent of a foreign principal. Read More »

Grim cost predicted in effort to destroy North Korea's nukes

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In his response, Mr Dumont highlighted that Seoul, the South Korean capital with a population of 25 million, was just 55 kilometres from the demilitarised zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas. A global anti-money laundering body has called on all member states to apply effective countermeasures against the ongoing and substantial money laundering and terrorist financing risks emanating from North Korea. Read More »

Penang inundated by floods

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Floodwaters have risen as high as 10 to 12 feet. The extent of the disaster was made evident when Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said he had called for federal help "to save Penang". A total of 1,968 people were evacuated, and two were found dead after devastating floods hit Penang, local media reported Sunday. "We remain fearful that there may still be untoward incidents because of the strong winds, the like of which have never been experienced before, and flash floods might recur", ... Read More »

Real Madrid ease past Las Palmas; Villarreal jump to fifth with win

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And Isco rounded off the scoring in the 74th, when he punched home Cristiano Ronaldo's ideal cross from right close range. The European champions shook up their modest all-round display with three crackers - Casemiro's rising header, a long-range thunderbolt from Asensio and Isco's ideal team goal. Read More »

BAT attack foiled in Uri sector near LoC, two militants killed

He said that a massive search operation in the sector was still on to neutralise the third terrorist who was part of the infiltrating group. The spokesman said that a large quantity of arms and ammunition, and other warlike stores were recovered from the slain militants. Read More »

U.S. tells Somalia mission staffers to leave over threat

The group aims to drive out worldwide peacekeepers, topple Somalia's Western-backed government and impose its strict version of Islam on the Horn of Africa state. "It is now believed that the group has between 100 and 200 fighters", the report says. That expansion is progressing as lawmakers and the public continue to demand more information about a USA special forces mission in Niger, where four green berets were recently killed in an ambush, purportedly by ISIS-linked forces. Read More »

Documents show Wilbur Ross' ties to Putin-linked business

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross shares business interests with Russian President Vladimir Putin's immediate family, a connection that he failed to disclose earlier this yearduring his confirmation hearing for his Cabinet post, The Guardian reports. Read More »

Severe weather possible in St. Louis late Sunday afternoon & evening

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Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threat here with tornadoes a distinct possibility in southernmost sections and farther east in IN into OH later this afternoon into the evening hours. Most of the viewing area will be severe clear before 8PM, with a few lingering showers into the overnight hours. Keep checking cleveland.com/weather for daily weather updates for Northeast Ohio, and don't forget to submit any weather questions you may have! Download the FOX 17 ... Read More »

Analysis On Martin Luther King Jr. Featured In JFK File Release

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Dr King with supporters in 1956. The document also contains information regarding King's personal life, including alleged extramarital affairs and other sexual improprieties. "A variety of sex acts deviating from the normal were observed". The FBI, which, as we know, was watching the pacifist priest of the Baptist, even assumed that King and his organization had to help the Communists. Read More »

Kushner handed over documents to Mueller

Kushner, 36, who is married to President Trump's daughter Ivanka, voluntarily turned over the documents - which had been previously presented to congressional investigators - to Mueller's team "in recent weeks". Bannon for the first eight months of Trump's presidency was his top strategic adviser and reportedly clashed frequently with Kushner. He would be among a list of people the investigators would be asking about, the source said. Read More »

Several Casualties Reported in Texas Church Shooting

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Social media posts indicate the suspected shooter was shot and killed and that the situation is under control. Police were responding to a "shots fired" call to the First Baptist Church late Sunday morning. Wilson County Sheriff Joe Tackitt said the shooter has been taken down, the Wilson County News reports . Gamez said he had spoken to the sheriff and other officials who said there were multiple fatalities and multiple wounded, but it was not immediately clear how many were dead or ... Read More »

Bowe Bergdahl Was Just Dishonorably Discharged. What's That?

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Bowe Bergdahl will serve no prison time after deserting his unit in 2009, leading to the injury of numerous soldiers as they searched for him while the Taliban held him prisoner for five years. But Captain Nina Banks, for the defence, said that when he deserted Bergdahl had not yet been diagnosed with schizotypal personality disorder, which includes grandiose thinking. Read More »

President Uhuru and Raila meet at the All Saints Cathedral

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This comes as the first time the two leaders are coming face to face in public since the announcement of President Kenyatta as victor of the controversial October 26 election which Mr Odinga boycotted saying "he will not be compelled to participate in a pre-rigged electoral process". Read More »

Trump Plans to See Putin in Asia Amid Scrutiny of Campaign Ties

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Trump was in buoyant spirits Saturday, wearing an unbuttoned, open-collared white shirt with no tie, and appearing in the press cabin unexpectedly to "say hello" near the end of a roughly eight-hour flight to Japan, before he touches down for a full day of meetings Sunday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . Read More »

London calling Sock after Paris triumph

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But while Sock appeared to be in the ascendancy, Krajinovic picked his moment perfectly, grabbing another break in the 12th game to lock up the first set. Krajinovic made the most of the lone break point he created to clinch the first set. The 16th seed had a spring in his step as he unleashed a barrage of ferocious forehands and was sensing victory after breaking to lead 2-1 following a couple of sublime winners on the run. Read More »

Islamic State (IS) suspect arrested by UP ATS from Mumbai International Airport

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The police had been tracking his movement and arrested him as soon as he landed in Mumbai . He was flying from Saudi Arabia. "He was the ideologue of his group". Zaid's name had cropped up during interrogation. Five IS suspects were last week arrested from Kannur in Kerala. "We would try to unearth his source of funding in greater detail once we are granted remand", Moradabad SSP added.Sources revealed that both the recent arrests of terror suspects, though not linked, point at the ... Read More »

Vehicle bomb kills at least five Yemeni soldiers in Aden

At least 7 soldiers were killed in a suicide vehicle bombing in Yemen's southern Aden city on Sunday, according to medical and security sources. Moments later, around 30 gunmen stormed the Aden criminal investigations unit and set fire to files and archives as a suicide bomber detonated an explosive belt in the building. Read More »

Police officer, another person dead after apparent shooting during IL traffic stop

Sunday morning. Rockford police initially said on Twitter that officers were responding to a "shooting involving an officer", but they did not specify who was shot. He was a graduate of Hononegah High School and Northern Illinois University. Police have not identified that person or indicated the cause of death. Prior to joining the Rockford PD, Cox served as part of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Read More »

Shalane Flanagan wins women's TCS New York City Marathon

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The 24-year-old Kenyan impressed on his last visit to the New York City Marathon in 2015, when he finished second in 2:10:48, and he has a 2:06:12 PB to his name. Flanagan made a bold move around the Mile 23 mark in Manhattan, moving ahead of Keitany and Daska. "I've been in a terrorist attack in 2013 in Boston". Read More »

Robert Mueller has enough evidence to bring charges in Michael Flynn probe

The elder Flynn was sacked in February after a disclosure that he had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about Flynn's contacts with Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the U.S. Mike Flynn is also at the heart of the obstruction of justice investigation into Trump. Flynn and his son could be indicted at the same time, or separately. Read More »

Police detain dozens in Moscow amid fear of anti-government attacks

About 32 people were detained, a law enforcement source told Tass state news agency, although police have not made an official announcement and others disputed the figure. Maltsev comes from the regional city of Saratov but fled to Paris earlier this year. He is reported to be living overseas after a Moscow court issued an arrest warrant for him over his calls for extremist measures to overthrow the government. Read More »

Cruise Passenger Gets Seven Years for Smuggling Cocaine

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Lagace told the court that she attempted to smuggle the drugs into Australia to pay off a $20,000 debt she had accumulated. The 29-year-old stood emotionless in the dock on Friday as she learned she wouldn't be eligible for parole until February 2021. Read More »

UN Refugee Chief: Political Solutions Needed to Ease Global Crisis of Displacement

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Grandi, who became the United Nations high commissioner for refugees a year ago, also listed worsening crises in Libya, Mali, Ukraine, Yemen and Africa's Lake Chad Basin. "When I meet refugees, their first question is not about food or shelter, but about peace and security - because it is security, and peace, that will convince them to return home", Grandi said. Read More »

USA service member killed in Afghanistan

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However, the statement did not give details of the victim's identity or the circumstances of his death. The NATO-led mission said in a release that the service member's operation took place in Logar province. The crash, which injured six other crew members, is now being investigated. Up to Aug 23, 10 US service members had been killed in Afghanistan this year, according to figures published last week by the Congressional watchdog SIGAR, more than double the number killed in the same ... Read More »

Another tourist attack: German assaulted at UP railway station for ignoring greetings

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According to reports , he was greeted by one Aman Kumar when he arrived at Robertsganj station . "According to reports, the railway supervisor enquired the German national about his well being, which angered him". The incident comes two weeks after the Swiss embassy said it was "deeply concerned" with the attacks on Marie Droz and Quentin Jeremy Clerc, a young couple who were allegedly assaulted after Marie refused to take a selfie with a group of young men. Read More »

Lakers: Three things we learned from the return of D'Angelo Russell

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I'm just comfortable all over the floor. For Lopez , his performance for the Lakers against the Brooklyn Nets was not about revenge, and it was nothing special. Russell finished with 17 points on 8-24 shooting from the field to go along with seven rebounds and seven assists, but the former Laker simply could not find his range from distance. Read More »

France to contest World Rugby's recommendation

French federation president Bernard Laporte has dismissed the evaluation report that recommended South Africa ahead of France and Ireland as host of the 2023 Rugby World Cup as "nonsense", full of blatant errors and a result of incompetence. Read More »

Mila Kunis makes monthly donations to Planned Parenthood in Mike Pence's name

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The vote made it easier for each of America's states to strip funding to Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest abortion provider. Pence is a staunch pro-life advocate. "This happens every month?" As the audience cheered, the Bad Moms Christmas actress continued, "Every month to his office, he gets a little letter that says, 'An anonymous donation has been made in your name.' I don't look at it as a prank". Read More »

Iraqi Forces Enter City on Syrian Border in Final Anti-Daesh Offensive

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Iraqi forces have entered al-Qaim, one of the last remaining territories in the country still held by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants, the Joint Operations Command said on Friday. It is considered an important oil-rich city. Those losses include Iraq's second-largest city of Mosul, which it lost in July, and Raqqa, the group's one-time de facto capital in northern Syria , which it lost last month. Read More »