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Trump seeks Mexican import tax to pay for border wall

Trump seeks Mexican import tax to pay for border wall

Current president Enrique Peña Nieto said when the two met in September that he made his intentions clear , adding: 'At the start of the conversation with Donald Trump I made it clear that Mexico...

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Trump Has 'Friendly' Call with Mexican President, Demands Change

Trump Has 'Friendly' Call with Mexican President, Demands Change

President Trump rounded out his first full week as President of the United States with his first meeting with a foreign head of state. "A nation without borders is not a nation", Trump said, echoi...

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Enda Kenny to meet Theresa May in Dublin today

Enda Kenny to meet Theresa May in Dublin today

The border will be Britain's only land frontier with the European Union once it leaves the bloc. The two prime ministers emphasised that the implementation of Brexit would not undermine the 1998 Goo...

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In new White House, a look at Trump's inner circle

The move also downgraded the roles of the director of national intelligence and the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff on the council. John Bellinger, who was the counsel to the National Secu...

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Ft. Lauderdale shooter Esteban Santiago set to be arraigned Monday

Ft. Lauderdale shooter Esteban Santiago set to be arraigned Monday

He affirmed to the judge that he understood each of the charges against him - which include 10 homicide-related counts and several firearms violations. District Judge Beth Bloom who usually holds cour...

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Analyst Research Summary: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

Analyst Research Summary: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

Finally, Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on American Airlines Group in a research note on Friday, November 18th. Stock performance in last five sessions is recorded as -2.67% while year to date (Y...

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People hate you: Gorgeous Miss Universe babe blasts Steve Harvey over gaffe

People hate you: Gorgeous Miss Universe babe blasts Steve Harvey over gaffe

To which she said , "The last 10 years of being here in the world is that I saw all the people being in one event like this in Miss Universe, and it's something big to us that we are one, as one nati...

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Thousands protest Trump immigration order at Atlanta airport

The crowd beat drums and chanted "Love trumps hate!" and "No hate, no fear". "To show the public, people who may not be directly affected by this", Schmidt said . Sarah Owings, with the American Im...

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Justice Department will not defend Trump refugee ban

Democrat attorneys general are expected to be a source of fierce resistance to Trump, much as Republican AGs opposed former President Barack Obama. The executive order , which restricts immigration...

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Trump executive order: U.S. judge temporarily halts deportations

The president also knocked Sen. Trump's executive order barred all refugees from entering the United States for four months, and indefinitely halted any from Syria. At least 12 immigrants were ...

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Senators Gillibrand, Schumer slam Trump's immigration ban

Senators Gillibrand, Schumer slam Trump's immigration ban

Trump has just finished the issue off in a press conference declaring that Schumer shed "fake tears" and that there is a 5 percent chance that they were real. House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin re...

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Hite House screened 'Finding Dory' as protests raged over immigration ban

Gov. McAuliffe said he was "outraged and disappointed" in the executive order that bans people from certain Muslim countries from entering the U.S. The rule applies to refugees and travelers alike. Ho...

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Utah Gov. Herbert not on board with Trump's refugee, immigrant actions

Put another way, Rex Tillerson, America's incoming secretary of State under the Trump administration will be tasked with ensuring countries get the same treatment, or "deal" as Trump would might say, ...

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Muslim ban: Officials call for reciprocal measures

Muslim ban: Officials call for reciprocal measures

How the ban will be affected is not known yet as American military personnel, non-government and aid workers, oil companies and American business people are in Iraq. In response to the travel ban init...

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Russian Federation grounds Proton-M rocket for 3 months

The investigators blamed faulty engine parts for the explosion. "Engines of the second and third stages will be changed", the deputy prime minster added. However, their space program has been hit by s...

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Tips To Avoid 'Can You Hear Me Now?' Phone Scam

Tips To Avoid 'Can You Hear Me Now?' Phone Scam

If your phone rings and someone asks "Can you hear me now?" - hang up . Police are warning residents that the calls are not coming from police, and people should be wary of calls soliciting money...

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Brazil Businessman Eike Batista Arrested in Rio de Janeiro

A business tycoon who was once Brazil's richest man has turned himself in to police after landing in Rio de Janeiro on a flight from NY. Federal police said Eike Batista was taken into custody whe...

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United Nations refugee agency hopes resettlement resumes soon to US

United Nations refugee agency hopes resettlement resumes soon to US

Of course, the lives of our American citizen neighbors matter, too, and it is our government's responsibility to carefully vet individuals being considered for resettlement, to ensure both that they a...

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Trump says Gen. Mattis will 'override' him on torture

Trump took office last week with USA relations with Russian Federation at new Cold War-level lows amid accusations by American intelligence agencies that the Kremlin leaked hacked Democratic Party ema...

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Family denied flight in Cairo will return to Iraq

Family denied flight in Cairo will return to Iraq

An Iraqi family was barred from flying from Cairo to New York Saturday after US President Donald Trump signed an order restricting arrivals from seven Muslim countries, airport officials said. They ...

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Clashes flare in eastern Ukraine

Intense firefights and artillery exchanges between Ukrainian troops and Russian-backed forces continued on January 30, two days after clashes broke out in the Donetsk Oblast city of Avdiivka, 700 kilo...

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Mexico president: 'We won't pay for wall'

Mexico president: 'We won't pay for wall'

USA president Donald Trump became embroiled in his first diplomatic spat on just his sixth full day in office after Mexico's president cancelled a meeting with him over his plans to build a bord...

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Almost $900000 raised to help rebuild Texas mosque destroyed by fire

Almost $900000 raised to help rebuild Texas mosque destroyed by fire

The Islamic Center's director, Shahid Hashmi, has not yet been provided with any information as to the cause of the blaze. TIME also has reported that Hashmi has already received several offers of t...

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White House defends immigration order in face of protests

But protests continued Sunday, calling for a repeal of the order that has been seen by opponents as anti-Muslim and unAmerican. Jordanian officials have said King Abdullah II will arrive in the US on ...

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Iran Flouts UN Resolution, Iran Deal With Ballistic Missile Test

Iran Flouts UN Resolution, Iran Deal With Ballistic Missile Test

He said that while Iran had "largely" honored the deal's terms, it had tested the spirit of the accord over the past year by carrying out several ballistic missile tests. We're aware that Iran fired t...

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Trump, Mexican President Peña Nieto Share Phone Call Amid Border Tensions

The decision to nix the Washington meeting came after Trump insisted that Mexico will reimburse the United States for the alleged wall he intends to have built. Perhaps a complicated form. When as...

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Iraqi lawmakers call for ban on Americans after Trump order

Iraqi lawmakers call for ban on Americans after Trump order

World leaders including Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have denounced the US ban, which also targets citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yeme...

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Why Twitter is talking about Steve Bannon with the hashtag #StopPresidentBannon

Former Defense secretary and CIA director Robert Gates, who served under both Bush and Obama, said that the demotions of the National Intelligence director and the Joint Chiefs of Staff chair were "...

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Donald Trump: Import tax to pay for Mexico wall

It wasn't immediately clear what the pair talked about - or how cordially they greeted one another - but the call follows growing tensions between the North American neighbors. Within a few days after...

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Fred Korematsu Google doodle honors Japanese internment camp survivor & civil rights activist

Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt signed the infamous Executive Order 9066 , which forced about 115,000 American citizens of Japanese descent to live in designated m...

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Chad's Moussa Faki is new AU Commission chairperson

Addis Abba - The foreign minister of Chad Moussa Faki Mahamat will be replacing African Union Commission chairwoman Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. He defeated four other contenders for the seat in a sec...

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Iran open to Americans - Foreign Minister

Zarif called the decision of USA authorities "a great gift to extremists and their supporters". Iran summoned Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Giulio Haas on Sunday to protest U.S. US President Donald Tru...

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SC denies bail to Asaram in sexual assault case

On October 28 a year ago, the apex court had asked Rajasthan government to respond to the plea of Asaram, facing trial in rape cases, seeking modification of the court's order directing him to undergo...

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Hafiz Saeed's house declared sub-jail

Hafiz Saeed's house declared sub-jail

The Jama'at-ud-Da'wah (JuD) chief recently lauded attacks in Kashmir where he said that India has received a befitting reply for their acts through the Akhnoor and Uri attacks. Jilani informed the For...

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Deadline for forming Government expires

VMRO-DPMNE, which won a narrow victory against Social Democratic Union of Macedonia (SDSM) in December 11 snap vote, was tasked with forming the new government. The early elections in December were ...

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#MuslimBan: Petition calling to cancel Trump's United Kingdom state visit passed 1000000 signatures

#MuslimBan: Petition calling to cancel Trump's United Kingdom state visit passed 1000000 signatures

Much like the United States, the British government will consider any petition that receives more than 100,000 signatures and will then put it up for debate. Trump is set to visit to Britain later i...

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Conflicting statements on Trump-Saudi King's call

Conflicting statements on Trump-Saudi King's call

Just one day after President Trump signed an executive order concerning the admission of foreign nationals from seven Middle Eastern and African countries, he has had several conversations with key Ar...

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President Donald Trump smashes record to get fastest majority disapproval rating ever

President Donald Trump smashes record to get fastest majority disapproval rating ever

According to The Hill , this sets a new record for the amount of time it takes a majority of the public to disapprove of a president. Former President Barack ObamaBarack ObamaDems grab spotlight at...

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Sen. Jeff Flake: President Donald Trump's refugee action 'unacceptable'

In a telephone interview with The Washington Post on Sunday , Gov. John Kasich called President Donald Trump's immigration order "ham-handed" since it "sowed so much confusion" among travelers and "s...

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'What Kind of Captain Is He?' Amit Shah's Jibe at Amarinder Singh

'What Kind of Captain Is He?' Amit Shah's Jibe at Amarinder Singh

If any political leader refuses to work for people, they teach him a lesson by not voting for him in the next elections, he said. "Those who are having such dreams should be sent back to Delhi from wh...

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Iraq, Iran Hit US Citizens With Retaliatory Travel Bans

The Daily Mail reports that in the wake of President Trump's order to put a 90-day moratorium on travel from 7 Muslim-majority countries, Iraq - one of the countries on that list - has announced its o...

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Liberal Questions Backfire on Pageant Producers During Miss Universe

Liberal Questions Backfire on Pageant Producers During Miss Universe

After last year's debacle, Harvey blamed his blunder on misreading a cue card and invited both Wurtzbach and Gutierrez onto separate episodes of "The Steve Harvey Show" to apologize to them. Were sa...

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Iran To Retaliate Against Pres. Trump Order Targeting Muslim Countries

Javad Zarif's statement was made in response to an order signed by the USA president, banning for 90 days entrance to the US for citizens of certain countries, mostly Muslim, - Iran, Iraq, Yemen, Liby...

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Rep. Peter King says he had no role in writing immigration ban

Giuliani is the first Trump-linked official to seemingly publicly admit that the new travel and refugee ban was originally meant to be a Muslim ban. According to former New York City Mayor Rudy Giu...

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Nazi propaganda minister Goebbels' secretary dies at 106 with no regrets

Brunhilde Pomsel, who began working for Goebbels in 1942 as he stepped up his vile propaganda campaign against Jews, desensitising Germans at the height of the Holocaust. Kroenes said Pomsel died at h...

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Brussels bomb suspect Mohamed Abrini to be questioned over Paris attacks

Mohamed Abrini, the " man in the hat " who escaped from the Brussels airport just before a deadly suicide attack there has been charged in France over links to the November 13 attacks in Paris. Mohame...

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Trump's 'Muslim Visa Ban' Also Applies to Dual-Citizens

Trump's 'Muslim Visa Ban' Also Applies to Dual-Citizens

The data and reports so far "suggest there is confusion among border agents about how to treat" the various categories of visa holders, Rahmandad said, adding that his parents are green-card holders, ...

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Iraq to 'RETALIATE' against United States after Trump travel ban

This change in United States immigration policy has caused an early trail of political collateral damage and confusion as countries, individuals and companies dash to figure out how to proceed. Also...

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Iraq to oppose USA travel curbs, to preserve cooperation against IS

Iraq to oppose USA travel curbs, to preserve cooperation against IS

President Donald Trump moved to reorganize his National Security Council, implement a lobbying ban for political appointees once they exit his administration, and order the Pentagon to create a plan...

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Rahul Gandhi to appear before Bhiwandi court over defamation case

Rahul Gandhi to appear before Bhiwandi court over defamation case

Mumbai: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi would be appearing at a court at Bhiwandi in neighbouring Thane district on Monday in connection with a defamation case over his alleged comment against...

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