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Map. History of World conflict

19 September 2018
HRW report says "men in uniform" responsible for "widespread sexual violence against women and girls, and sexual attacks on men" during Kenya election violence
Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesperson says reply received from India they will send wife and mother of spy Kulbhushan Jadhav to see him on 25th of this month
9 month ago
2 wounded in shooting in Kyiv
Jury recommends death in killing of 8-year-old Palmdale boy
Hama:  Map detailing names, nationalities and placement of Assad's militia groups in rural north Hama9 month ago
Hama: Map detailing names, nationalities and placement of Assad's militia groups in rural north Hama
At least thirteen policemen killed by Al-Shabab bomb attack against a Mogadishu police academy
9 month ago
A Kodiak man accused of punching and kicking two officers who were responding to a domestic violence call pleads guilty in court Wednesday. According to the Kodiak District Attorney's Office, 42-year-old Nick Malutin plead guilty to assault in the third-degree.
Five killed, 20 injured after suspected gas fire in coal mine in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Wednesday evening; cause under investigation
Mosul: Some kind of Military Parade is ongoing right now in Mosul.
No charges filed against off-duty officer in fatal shooting at Lenexa Costco
Police investigating home invasion, abduction in Germantown
Al Shabab has claimed to have killed 27 police officers in a suicide attack on a police training camp in Mogadishu - local media
Death toll from today's suicide explosion in Mogadishu has risen to 18 - official source
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10 ISIS militants killed, wounded in Afghan forces operations
Oakland: Daughter asks help searching for hit and run driver who killed father
39% voting till 12 pm in second phase of Gujarat elections 2017
Mother Arrested on Suspicion of Homicide After 4-Month-Old Baby Found Unresponsive in Westminster Home
Northglenn: Police opened fire on two suspects who were inside a stolen car that accelerated toward officers early Wednesday morning, leaving one of them dead and another injured
9 month ago
Authorities were investigating the homicide of a teenage boy Wednesday afternoon in northwest Indiana. Dylan Morgan, 17, died at 2:55 p.m. in the 7700 block of West 9th Avenue in Gary, Indiana, according to a statement from the Lake County coroner’s office. He lived in Hammond, Indiana.
Out of total machines deployed for second phase of Gujarat Polls 1.63% VVPATs replaced after mock polls. 0.88 % Ballot Units and 0.86% Control Units also replaced: BB Swain, Gujarat Chief Electoral Officer
New mass grave discovered in Sinjar could contain up to 50 bodies.
Dr. Mike, a well known South Bay veterinarian killed in a fiery San Diego plane crash
A teenage boy was shot Wednesday night in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 17-year-old was walking on the sidewalk about 9 p.m. in the 1700 block of North Washtenaw when someone fired shots from a black car, according to Chicago Police.
A 29-year-old mother was arrested on suspicion of homicide after her baby was found unresponsive in a Westminster home
Man accused of having sexual intercourse with minor over 7-year period
Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack on police academy in Mogadishu
Two teenagers are facing several felony charges including attempted murder following a drive-by shooting that unfolded in front of an elementary school in Hanford.
The Egyptian aviation minister plans to head for Moscow to sign an agreement to resume flights between Russia and Egypt
Police responded to a scene where multiple people were shot in southwest Louisville Wednesday. It happened at 11:23 p.m. in the 9900 block of Shirewick Way. That's off Ashby Lane near the Greenbelt Highway.
Baton Rouge: Fire on East Boulevard is rolling, multiple BRFD rigs on scene
Kansas City: Police are investigating a deadly Kansas house fire as a possible homicide after finding three bodies inside, authorities said Tuesday
Norfolk: Police are on the scene of a crash that sent one person to the hospital in critical condition Wednesday night. According to officials, the crash occurred at Tidewater Drive and Philpotts Road around 10:45 p.m.
A Wednesday morning pipeline explosion and fire has been contained, but residents in two counties reported seeing the glow from the fire.
Russian FSB in Crimea detained 2 Ukrainian citizens on criminal charges
9 month ago
6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF survey
Congress state chief Bharatsinh Solanki casts his vote in polling booth no.201 in Anand9 month ago
Congress state chief Bharatsinh Solanki casts his vote in polling booth no.201 in Anand
Ernakulam chief judicial magistrate court pronounces death sentence for convict Ameerul Islam in Jisha rape and murder case
9 month ago
Maine State Police and Wiscasset police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old girl. Kendall Chick was taken to Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick on Friday, where she died.
Broward Sheriff's Office homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found Wednesday afternoon in Deerfield Beach. Sky 10 was above Southwest Natura Boulevard and Natura Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. as deputies taped off the scene.
Gujarat Chief Electoral Officer BB Swain casts his vote in Gandhinagar
Al Shabab claims to have killed several (no figure) police officers in a suicide blast at General Kahiye academy on Thursday morning
An Army soldier from Kitsap County has died from severe injuries he suffered during "live fire" training at Fort Stewart. Officials at the Army post in southeast Georgia said in a news release that 31-year-old Sgt. Michael Trask of Olalla, Washington, died Tuesday at a hospital in nearby Savannah.
A bomb threat was made Wednesday against Halifax Health Medical Center in Daytona Beach, police said. Investigators said a man with a history of mental health issues told somebody at St. Paul’s Basilica in Daytona Beach that he had planted a bomb at the hospital.
One more member of a Maoist group gunned down by GreyHounds in an encounter in Bhadradri Kothagudem, 7 members had earlier been killed by the Special Force in the encounter
Footage from the battles that went on in Tadmon District when SAA and NDF had to recapture 10 buildings from IS
9 month ago
Police are investigating a deadly shooting in southeast Columbus. Officers responded to a shooting on Frebis Avenue near Alum Creek Drive around 10:48 p.m.
ATO HQ: 30 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday. 1 soldier was killed, another wounded
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In response to the rockets fired at Israel, the Israel Air Force struck 3 Hamas terror facilities across Gaza used as training and weapons storage compounds.
Four people were killed in a suicide bombing at a police academy in the Somali capital
Authorities have released the name of a man who was shot and killed by police in northern Montana. Stacy Micheletti, 51, was shot when he brandished a weapon during a confrontation in the city's east side Monday morning. Police were trying to speak with the man about an incident that occurred about an hour earlier.
Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel casts his vote in Mehsana's Kadi. He is contesting against Congress's Jivabhai Patel9 month ago
Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel casts his vote in Mehsana's Kadi. He is contesting against Congress's Jivabhai Patel
Telangana: Special force of the state GreyHounds gunned down 7 members of a Maoist group in an encounter in Bhadradri Kothagudem; 2 SLR, 2 8mm rilfes and other weapons recovered,
Rajasthan: Section 144 imposed for 24 hours from 8 pm last night in Udaipur as a precautionary measure in light of a man murdered in Rajsamand. 2G, 3G and 4G internet services to remain suspended in the duration
Uttar Pradesh assembly's Winter Session to begin from today
A suicide bomber posing a police officer blows himself up at a General Kahiye police academy in Mogadishu
Madhya Pradesh: A 15-year-old girl who was gang-raped and set on fire in Sagar's Dewal Village on 7th December, died under treatment at Bundelkhand Medical College
A man was found shot to death Wednesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. Officers responding to a call of a person shot about 9 p.m. found the 30-year-old on a sidewalk in the 700 block of North Trumbull with gunshot wounds to his abdomen and back, Chicago Police said.
FM Arun Jaitley in queue to vote at polling booth no.961 in Ahmedabad's Vejalpur
RCMP officers are responding to a plane crash in northern Saskatchewan - to bring aid and comfort to passengers + crew.
Texas DPS has released details about a second fatal accident that happened on US 62/82 and FM 1585 on Wednesday. They say it happened around 6:30 p.m. DPS tells us it involved a Jeep that was traveling eastbound on US 62/82 and a Ford Taurus that was attempting to cross US 62/82 to travel westbound onto FM 1585,9 month ago
Texas DPS has released details about a second fatal accident that happened on US 62/82 and FM 1585 on Wednesday. They say it happened around 6:30 p.m. DPS tells us it involved a Jeep that was traveling eastbound on US 62/82 and a Ford Taurus that was attempting to cross US 62/82 to travel westbound onto FM 1585,
Phoenix: Glendale police responde to fatal shooting near 55Ave and Camelback9 month ago
Phoenix: Glendale police responde to fatal shooting near 55Ave and Camelback
Shankersinh Vaghela cast his vote in Gandhinagar's Vasan village9 month ago
Shankersinh Vaghela cast his vote in Gandhinagar's Vasan village
Madhya Pradesh: 3 hide smugglers arrested by team of Kanha National Park in Dindori's Karanjia, leopard hide seized9 month ago
Madhya Pradesh: 3 hide smugglers arrested by team of Kanha National Park in Dindori's Karanjia, leopard hide seized
Metro police said they are investigating a crash that left three people dead and seven injured in Las Vegas Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened around 3:10 p.m. at the busy intersection of South Eastern Avenue and East Flamingo Road.
Madhya Pradesh: 3 dead, 2 injured after a car turned turtle in Sehore's Sonda. Police at the spot
More than 200 militants have been killed in Jammu and Kashmir this year,there has also been a steep decline in stone pelting incidents: Indian PM Narendra Modi
Two people were wounded in a shooting Wednesday night in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The males, whose ages weren’t immediately known, were shot just after 8 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Whipple, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.
BJP President Amit Shah cast his vote in Naranpura
New estimate puts Legion Lake Fire at 47,000 acres
Madhya Pradesh: 7 dead, 2 injured after a dumfer truck hit and overturned on villagers who were helping the people who were injured in an accident which had earlier taken place at the spot in Betul's Bordehi last night
Parents of Hardik Patel Bharat Patel and Usha Patel cast their votes in Viramgam
Mumbai: INSKalvari, first made-in-India Scorpene class submarine commissioned into the Navy
Uttarakhand: Gangotri Highway in Uttarkashi closed after a bridge 2 kms ahead of it collapsed due to an overloaded truck
Massive party in Pyongyang to – once again – celebrate Hwasong-15 test. Look closely and you'll see KJU's signature order for the launch being projected, as well as pics of the missile up-close.
Mumbai: PM Narendra Modi to dedicate INS Kalvari to the nation shortly
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If you follow me on Twitter, you may have been exposed to more KCNA than you ever wanted to read. I'm sorry. And spare a thought for guys who like Mason Richey, who spent three years reading and analyzing 42,000 KCNA articles for the sake of science.
PM Modi's mother Heeraben arrives to cast her vote in a polling booth in Gandhinagar
J&K: One way traffic opened on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway this morning for stranded vehicles. The Highway was blocked for three days due to snowfall and rains
Former Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel casts her vote in Ahmedabad's Ghatlodia. BJP's Bhupendra Patel is up against Congress's Shashikant Patel on this seat Gujarat election 2017
Plane Crash: ATR 42 reported crashed shortly after departure from Fond-du-Lac airport in northern Saskatchewan. 25 people (22 pax, 3 crew) on board. Injuries reported. RCMP from Stony Rapids and RCAF SAR on scene.9 month ago
Plane Crash: ATR 42 reported crashed shortly after departure from Fond-du-Lac airport in northern Saskatchewan. 25 people (22 pax, 3 crew) on board. Injuries reported. RCMP from Stony Rapids and RCAF SAR on scene.
Voting underway in Viramgam's polling booth number 252. This is PAAS leader Hardik Patel 's home town
Multiple injuries in plane crash near Fond du Lac, Sask.
Voting for 93 seats in second phase of Gujarat election 2017 begins
Voting for second phase of GujaratElection2017 to begin shortly. Visuals from Vadodara's Kasba. Polling booth no.12
Under the banner of a white flag with lion insignia, a new armed group emerges in northern Iraq. Locals fear ISIS is rebranding and regrouping for an era of guerrilla warfare.
9 month ago
Yesterday Air India AI 459 Delhi to Vijaywada flight was delayed by around 1.30 hours with over 100 passengers including minister of civil aviation P Ashok Gajapati Raju onboard. Onboard passengers protested and questioned Minister Raju on the delay in the flight.Immediately Minister asked Air India CMD Pradeep Kharola about flight delay reason: Air India Spokesperson GP Rao
Hawaii island police arrested a man for allegedly stabbing another man after an argument. It happened Tuesday, Dec. 12, prior to 8:24 p.m. According to police, a 34-year-old Honokaa man arrived at the Hale Hoola Hamakua emergency room with stab wounds to his body.9 month ago
Hawaii island police arrested a man for allegedly stabbing another man after an argument. It happened Tuesday, Dec. 12, prior to 8:24 p.m. According to police, a 34-year-old Honokaa man arrived at the Hale Hoola Hamakua emergency room with stab wounds to his body.
Voting for second phase of Gujarat election 2017 to begin shortly. Visuals from polling booth no.121 in Mehsana's Kadi9 month ago
Voting for second phase of Gujarat election 2017 to begin shortly. Visuals from polling booth no.121 in Mehsana's Kadi
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 58km SSW of Las Minas, Panama
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[email protected] on Mika Brzezinski's comments on @PressSec: "It just amazes me that even the women who say they're feminists are doing everything they can to discredit my daughter." TheStory
Russian military delegation arrives in North Korea
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A US official tells CNN evidence to be presented by @nikkihaley will include components of two Qiam-1 ballistic missiles which were recovered from Saudi Arabia after Houthi rebels fired them into Saudi Arabia in Nov/July. Iranian-made drones and anti-tank weapons also to be shown
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[email protected]: Thank you Omarosa for your service! I wish you continued success.
DeRay McKesson sues Fox News and Jeanine Pirro for defamation over claim he 'directed violence' at BLM protest
9 month ago
Turkey detains 13 old men from the same village in Siirt
Protesters against the GOP tax bill facing arrest in the Russell Senate office building. KillTheBill
Sen. John McCain admitted to Walter Reed Hospital for "normal side effects" of his cancer treatments, his office says in statement
9 month ago
Canada announced Wednesday that Canadian defense firms can now export firearms to Ukraine, a move that comes as the US still weighs whether to provide Ukraine with lethal defense aid
9 month ago
Israeli army has decided to close Kerem Shalom and Erez crossings to Gaza following an assessment of the security situation and the rockets launched towards Israel over the past week.
"It was a very gracious call" from @POTUS and he congratulated him and his staff. invited @GDouglasJones to the @WhiteHouse.
Sen-elect Jones says he has yet to hear from Roy Moore - who last night said he was awaiting possible recount. But did speak today with @SenateMajLdr and @SenSchumer.
9 month ago
@GDouglasJones: "I going to let him make that decision" on when to concede.
"I have not," answers @GDouglasJones when asked if he's heard from @MooreSenate.
9 month ago
@GDouglasJones: "I very much appreciate all of those senators and the president for reaching out to me today."
Doug Jones says one of the first calls he received last night was from Luther Strange, congratulating him on his win
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: In 2018, American workers will see an immediate increase in their paychecks because the tax code is going to be taking less money out of their paychecks in the first place.
US Senator-elect @GDouglasJones says he's received a call from @POTUS.
"It has been a fun campaign despite what people say," says Doug Jones on day after winning Alabama Senate seat.
Undercover Police Officer was today removed from inside the Parliament Chamber after he was found to be impersonating a reporter during the consideration of the budget estimates.9 month ago
Undercover Police Officer was today removed from inside the Parliament Chamber after he was found to be impersonating a reporter during the consideration of the budget estimates.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We're proud to be The Deplorables."
Spot Report by the Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM): Artillery fired less than 500m from @OSCE_SMM's forward patrol base in Popasna
Another rocket hit failed to reach Israel, instead it damaged a UNRWA school in Beit Hanun, in northeastern Gaza9 month ago
Another rocket hit failed to reach Israel, instead it damaged a UNRWA school in Beit Hanun, in northeastern Gaza
The EPA Inspector General plans to investigate whether Scott Pruitt misused funds when installing his $25,000 secure phone booth.
@RepShimkus: "I'm hoping that I can finally start sending [postcards]…to my constituents…for them to file their tax returns on."
[email protected] thinks "sweet spot" has been found on a new AUMF for war on terror though no mention of when markup may come. Meanwhile, senators eye possible North Korea-specific AUMF ($)
Arizona @GOP senator says @POTUS "must understand his harmful rhetoric only empowers repressive governments to jail reporters and silence the truth."
@RepFredUpton: "I've personally heard countless stories from folks across Michigan impacted by a tax code that's outdated, unwieldy, and too often rewards those at the very top at the cost of regular folks."
Trump notes he's in such a good mood at the prospect of enacting tax cuts, he refers to "the media," instead of his usual "fake news media."
US envoy for North Korea policy won't be meeting with DPRK officials during his visit to Thailand, according to @StateDept.
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[email protected]: "Somebody else called me and everybody else 'the Deplorables' We're proud to be The Deplorables."
PMF Leader Qais Khazali thanks Iran and Hezbollah for their sacrifices in Iraq; "Their dead will always be remembered".
Sen Dianne Feinstein: I heard Deputy AG Rosenstein's testimony today. He sees no reason to fire Special Counsel Mueller and says he was the "ideal choice for this task." I agree.
Sen Dianne Feinstein: Three cheers for Deputy AG Rosenstein for making clear (again) that he will say NO to the president if ordered to fire Special Counsel Mueller without cause.
We need the "opportunity to advance [our economy] so we can have the real jobs, not the government jobs….This bill does that." - @RepDonYoung
"We're proud to be the deplorables." — President Trump
Trump: Tells families, like the Howards of Tenino, WA., "we are going to have a country that celebrates you again – hard working great people."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "Unemployment is at a 17-year low Pension and retirement accounts are soaring."
POTUS: "Some day we have to come together and do bi-partisan and hopefully it'll happen soon."
POTUS: "This is for the people of middle income, for the companies that are going to create jobs, this is for very, very special people."
POTUS: "We are going to have a country that celebrates you again."
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[email protected]: "Lowering taxes is neither a Republican or Democrat idea, but an American principle and an American idea."
POTUS: "If Congress sends me a tax reform, this is only a small beginning to the things our people will achieve."
Trump cites JFK's effort 55 years ago to pass tax cuts, says it's neither a GOP or Dem idea "but an American principle."
POTUS: "If Congress sends me a bill before Christmas, Americans will see lower taxes and bigger paychecks beginning in February."
Department of State: The US continues to be deeply concerned by the escalating violence and the worsening humanitarian situation in Eastern Ukraine, including attacks on civilian infrastructure used for drinking water and heating supplies. The decision to end the violence lies squarely with Russia.
POTUS: "We want people to wake up in the morning and love going to work."
Nine European press agencies, including @AFP, called on internet giants to be forced to pay copyright for using news content on which they make vast profits
@lisamurkowski: I'm proud to support tax reform, and I'm also proud to be the lead author of the energy title, which contains the single-most important step we can take to strengthen our long-term energy security and create new wealth.
@lisamurkowski: This effort – the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – will be good for our economy, good for jobs and growth, and good for American families and businesses.
As Pres looks on, Kovacs Family from Lebanon, OH say they'll use the tax cut to renovate their home and to save for college for their kids.
Bernie Sanders: There has not been one public hearing, no opportunity to hear from economists, governors, mayors or ordinary Americans who will be impacted by this tax bill. This is a sham.
"It will produce increases in energy, at the same time, it will help cut taxes for average, middle-income American families. That's what we're trying to do." -Rep. Rob Bishop
President Trump says some "will be able to file their taxes on a single, little, beautiful sheet of paper."
POTUS: Families will be able to file their tax returns "on a single little beautiful sheet of paper."
President Trump: "I'm here today to tell you that we will never let bad things happen with respect to the economy of our country."
POTUS: "Millions of middle class families will win under our plan."
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[email protected]: "America is coming back bigger, and better, and stronger than ever before America isn't content just by getting by. America is about getting ahead."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "As a country we're being respected again."
POTUS: "Never ever give up. Never ever. I say that also to our great Cabinet."
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[email protected]: "It makes America competitive again."
POTUS: "As a country we're being respected again. America is coming back bigger and better and stronger than ever before."
POTUS: "We didn't become great through massive taxation and Washington regulation."
POTUS: "A lot of jobs are going to be created with the money you spend."
NY AG Eric Schneiderman says his office has found 2 million fake comments on net neutrality that were submitted to the FCC using stolen identities.
9 month ago
[email protected]: "The typical family of 4 earning $75,000 will see an income tax cut of more than $2,000, slashing their tax bill in half."
9 month ago
[email protected]: "We want to give you, the American people, a giant tax cut for Christmas."
@POTUS: "We're just days awayI hope, I hope, you know what that means." from keeping the promise "to deliver a giant tax cut."
"A lot of people who were having it tough are going to be paying zero" in taxes, according to @POTUS.
Trump just said child tax credit in bill will be 'larger than anticipated'
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[email protected]: "As a candidate, I promised we would pass a massive tax cut for the everyday working American families who are the backbone and the heartbeat of our country."
POTUS: "We want to give you the American People a giant tax cut for Christmas."
@RepKristiNoem: "We have to make sure that our farmers, and our ranchers, and our small businesses can thrive under this new tax code."
@NancyPelosi: @SenateMajLdr in 2010: We shouldn't vote on ACA until our new senator is seated. Seems like a good idea.
Addition to the US debt "and making it worse is a concern to me," says Yellen.
9 month ago
Bakersfield, California shooting at 17695 Industrial Farm Rd: no casualities
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Federal Way, Washington shooting at 650 SW Campus Dr: 2 injured
Asked about Bitcoin, @federalreserve Chair Yellen says it's "not legal tender," is "a highly speculative asset" and the Fed does not play any regulatory role except for making sure banks follow money laundering rules.
White House on controversial judicial nominee Brett Talley: "Talley has offered to withdraw his nomination, thus it will not be moving forward"
In the Grand Foyer of the WH, teeming with Christmas Trees, Pres Trump to deliver what aides call his "closing argument," for enactment of the tax cut bill. Will be joined by families who will benefit from the tax cut.
Jabal al-Sheikh Operations Room destroy a government tank [possible ATGM strike] during a new government attempt to advance in the vicinity of al-Maqtul Hill Hinah Plain Western Ghouta
@RepDianeBlack: "We've been preparing for a long time for this day. We knew this was our year to finally make TaxReform a reality."
Rep. Peter King on Steve Bannon: "This guy does not belong on the national stage. He looks like some disheveled drunk that wandered onto the political stage."
@VP: @POTUS and I met with @OrrinHatch, @RepKevinBrady and members of the Conference Committee working on the 'Tax Cuts and Jobs Act' at the @WhiteHouse. We are SO close to passing the largest tax cut in history. We'll get this done!
@SenWarren: @SenateGOP should follow precedent @SenateDems set after 2010 special election in MA. Delay vote on tax bill until @GDouglasJones is seated.
@PeterRoskam: "We are talking about a trajectory that will impact our nation like no other vote that Congress is going to take."
Casper man arrested after police allege he visited a known drug house9 month ago
Casper man arrested after police allege he visited a known drug house
Bernie Sanders: This tax bill was written for Republicans' wealthy campaign contributors. I want to congratulate my Republican colleagues for their honesty about that.
Bernie Sanders: This is not a real conference committee. It is a sham. This tax legislation has already been written behind closed doors.
@RepTerriSewell: I'm calling on Senate leadership to wait on the tax bill until our state has two ELECTED senators in office. For one of the most consequential votes this Senate is likely to take, we cannot have an unelected temporary placeholder speaking on behalf of Alabamians.
Opposition groups in al-Bab city ended preparation to reopen al-Jazeera highway connecting Aleppo and Hasakah provinces which connect directly FSA-held al-Bab city with Assad government-held Aleppo city Syria
@DevinNunes: "At the end of the day we must simply ask ourselves whether want to stick with today's complex, punitive, and unfair tax code. Or take the courageous step necessary to unshackle our economy to the benefit of all Americans."
Rep Kevin Brady R-TX says he expects the tax reform conference report will be filed "by the end of the week"
Democrats on the House Intel Committee want to get Jared Kushner back to answer additional questions, primarily about his foreign contacts.
"We went bold for the American People." - Chairman @RepKevinBrady
NY State attorney Eric Schneiderman: My office has now identified 2 million fake comments on netneutrality that were submitted to the @FCC using the stolen identities of Americans across the country. The FCC must delay its vote until we get to the bottom of this massive fraud
Sen Dianne Feinstein: There's an awful provision in the GOPTaxPlan that would allow drilling in the pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Chairman @RepKevinBrady: "We decided not only what we wanted our tax code to stand for, but who it would stand with. Whether that was Washington special interests or all the workers, families, and local job creators. …We chose the American people."
"Trump" is braving sub-Arctic temps at this anti-tax plan rally to advertise a "Medicare going out of business sale." #NotOnePenny
Senator John McCain: Reports that Trump admin is willing to accept 4 more years of Assad's rule in Syria are deeply disturbing and would validate the de facto policy of 2 successive US admins that have failed to end the slaughter.
@NancyPelosi: In the House, when someone is elected, we give them their seat — we don't hold it back so we can have a vote go the way we want it to. @SenateMajLdr, don't disenfranchise Alabama voters by holding a vote on GOPTaxScam before Doug Jones joins the Senate.
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Glendale, Arizona shooting at 55th Ave and Glendale Ave: 1 killed
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Albuquerque, New Mexico shooting at Aspen Ave: no casualities
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Pueblo, Colorado shooting at 1200 block of West 29th St: no casualities
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Albuquerque, New Mexico shooting at San Mateo Blvd and Kathryn Ave SE: 1 injured
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Glendale, Arizona shooting at 5113 W Christy Dr: 2 injured
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Phoenix, Arizona shooting at 63rd Avenue and Lower Buckeye Road: 1 killed
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Denver (North Glenn), Colorado shooting at N/A: 1 killed
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Lubbock, Texas shooting at 2400 block of Colgate Ave: 1 injured
A White House official tells the WSJ that Omarosa Manigault Newman was "physically dragged and escorted off the campus."
US Department of State: Our sincere condolences to the people of Romania on the death of His Majesty King Michael I. His critical role in WWII, which earned him the U.S. Legion of Merit, and his dedication to the Romanian people will always be remembered.
In addition to 2 Gaza rockets intercepted over college town of Sderot, an additional rocket struck open territory in Eshkol regional council.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan: The current tax code is too long, too complicated, and too outdated. But not for much longer. Today, as conferees from the House and Senate continue negotiations, we're one step closer to real tax relief for the American people.
Israel rocket attack: - 5 rockets fired from Gaza - 2 successfully intercepted  - 3 land in open area - Multipe treated for shock9 month ago
Israel rocket attack: - 5 rockets fired from Gaza - 2 successfully intercepted - 3 land in open area - Multipe treated for shock
The Local Defense Forces, a major Iranian militia network in Syria, continuing to expand. The Forces of Rage, an important Christian loyalist militia in Suqaylabiyah, seems to now be associating with the LDF.
Democrat @RepMarcyKaptur says women's clothing an 'invitation' to harassment.
US Treasury today slaps sanctions on two persons whose organizations traffic in wildlife and ivory to support the Lord's Resistance Army in armed conflict in the Central African Republic.
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Sirens were heard in Shaar HaNegev Regional Council, Sdot Negev Regional Council, and Hof Ashkelon regional council. Reports of at least one interception over Sderot
Armenia to annul protocols on normalization of relations with Turkey before spring 2018 - FM9 month ago
Armenia to annul protocols on normalization of relations with Turkey before spring 2018 - FM
US Air Force names new flight demonstration "Thunderbirds" commander Lt. Colonel Kevin Walsh, a 2002 @AF_Academy grad, after sacking former commander late last month following June crash
Mrs Trump also joins children at a crafts table making and decorating greeting cards.
Trump on the Alabama Senate race: "A lot of Republicans feel differently; they're very happy with the way it turned out"
At @JBABdc, the First Lady joins kids in sorting contributions to @ToysForTots_USA.
Turkish Security Forces captured a VBIED in Istanbul's Bahcelievler. 2 PKK organization suspects detained9 month ago
Turkish Security Forces captured a VBIED in Istanbul's Bahcelievler. 2 PKK organization suspects detained
Both of Alabama's Republican senators have now said the voters have spoken, suggesting zero appetite for any recount effort from Moore.
Trump in meeting with GOP Senators on tax reform: "We're very, very close to a historic legislative victory"
President says okay by him if corporate tax rate lowered to 21% instead of 20%. But wants final votes on tax cut bill next week.
Sen. Luther Strange: "The people of Alabama made their voices heard last night. I respect their decision, and I congratulate Doug Jones on a well-earned victory."
The clashes between YPG/YPJ and the Turkish army at the Syrian-Turkish border, West of Kobane
President acknowledges that some Republicans very happy with the way the Alabama election turned out. Names no names. But wants final votes on tax cut bill next week and not wait for Alabama's Doug Jones to be sworn-in.
"This is one of the biggest pieces of legislation ever signed in this country," President Trump says of the tax bill (which is heading toward but isn't quite yet ready for his signature)
"A lot of Republicans feel differently. As the leader of the party, I would have wanted the seat." — President Trump on Roy Moore's loss.
@POTUS: "I think we're going to get the vote."
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 - 82km WNW of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island
President says economy still has "a long way to grow," and needs the tax cut. Says it's "a massive tax cut for the middle class - and it's about jobs."
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Papillion, Nebraska shooting at South 48th Street and Nebraska Highway 370: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Waterloo, Nebraska shooting at River Road Drive: 2 injured
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Longview, Texas shooting at 500 block of Idylwood Dr: no casualities
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at S Loomis: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 4400 W Congress Pkwy: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 5400 W Division St: 1 injured
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at 3100 W Madison St: 1 injured
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Houston, Texas shooting at 6602 Madrid St: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Rowlett, Texas shooting at I-30: no casualities
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Chicago, Illinois shooting at I-94: no casualities
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Rochester, Minnesota shooting at 2009 17th St SE: 1 injured
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Saint Paul, Minnesota shooting at White Bear Ave and Sherwood Ave: no casualities
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Jackson, Mississippi shooting at Lampton Avenue and Mayes Street: 1 injured
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[email protected]: "The bill is going to cut taxes for American businesses, both big ones and small ones Right now they're paying 35% and that's the highest in the industrialized world."
Nearly two dozen students are injured after a semi in Lake Placid, FL rear-ended a stopped bus, causing it to flip
At start of lunch with GOP members of House/Senate Conference on the tax bill, Pres says "we're very close to a historic legislative victory." Seated between key tax bill writers @OrrinHatch and @RepKevinBrady, Pres says bill is "vital to the American people for many reasons."
@POTUS says "disappointed Republicans lost a seat in the Senate. But he still wants a tax vote next week. He says Republicans will fight in 2018 elections,"
Hospital officials say that only one student was wearing a seat belt at the time of the bus crash.
Weapons confiscated in Afrin by Asayish security forces during a search of a truck that came from Idlib
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Defense officials tell CNN that the Trump administration will present evidence Thursday at the Defense Intelligence Agency of what it says is proof that Iran has provided missiles to Houthi rebels in Yemen, missiles like those the rebels have recently fired into Saudi Arabia
Trump says he wants a vote on tax next week. Would back 21 percent corporate rate
In a written statement, Sen Al Franken D-MN: "Tina Smith will make an excellent United States Senator"
@SenShelby still won't tell us who he wrote-in for ALSEN. "I haven't told my wife yet."
Burundi: President Pierre Nkurunziza (53) who has been in power since 2005, has launched a referendum campaign to extend his stay in power until 2034.
The ISIS attack (from areas under government and Russians control) on the 55 KM zone near Tanf has been defeated by MaT and Coalition Forces. The last result is 17 captured (5 Foreign), 14 of ISIS elements have been killed and at least 10 wounded, 3 vehicles were destroyed by MaT Fighters.
IS claims to have assasinated 2 *spies* in east Mosul yesterday Iraq
United States plans to spend $500m in training and equipping Syrian groups (most likely SDF) to fight ISIS in 2018.
Trump about to have lunch with Republican members of the House/Senate Conference Committee on the tax cut bill.
Lake Placid, FL: Highlands Co. bus just removed from crash scene. 39 students on board, 19 (and bus driver) taken to Florida Hospital, 2 flown to @TGHCares
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Fayetteville, North Carolina shooting at 2439 Balaam Dr: 1 killed
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Columbus, Ohio shooting at 100 block of N Harris Ave: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Columbus, Ohio shooting at 3000 block of Gideon Ln: 1 injured
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Columbus, Ohio shooting at 200 block of E Barthman Ave: 4 injured
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Dayton (Trotwood), Ohio shooting at 6101 W 3rd St: 1 injured
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Cincinnati (Evanston), Ohio shooting at Idlewild Ave and Brewster Ave: 1 injured
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Saint Louis, Missouri shooting at N/A: 1 killed
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Gulfport, Mississippi shooting at 1700 block of 45th Ave: no casualities
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 3rd St NW and Upshur St NW: no casualities
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New Castle, Delaware shooting at Freedom Trl: 1 injured
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Newark, Delaware shooting at 41 Winterhaven Dr: no casualities
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Forestburgh, New York shooting at 1040 Sackett Lake Rd: no casualities
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 300 block of Upshur St NW: 1 injured
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Washington, District of Columbia shooting at 4600 block of Hillside Dr SE: no casualities
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Kansas City, Kansas shooting at 27th and Quindaro: 2 injured
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Louisville, Kentucky shooting at 1234 W. Broadway: 1 injured
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Kansas City, Missouri shooting at 7900 block of Manchester: 1 injured
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Cleveland, Ohio shooting at E 147th St and Glendale Ave: 1 killed, 1 injured
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Lynn, Massachusetts shooting at Birch St and Massachusetts Ave: no casualities
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Indianapolis, Indiana shooting at 2500 Endsley Dr: no casualities
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Mount Washington (Mt Washington), Kentucky shooting at Greenwell Ford Rd: 1 killed
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Richmond, Virginia shooting at 700 block of Rothesay Rd: 1 killed
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Vineland, New Jersey shooting at 500 block of Foster Ave: 1 killed
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Monaca, Pennsylvania shooting at 100 University Dr: 2 killed
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Topeka, Kansas shooting at 4800 block of SW 18th Terrace: no casualities
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Columbia, Missouri shooting at 1500 block of Fir Pl: 1 injured
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Hazelwood, Missouri shooting at 1 Wildcat Ln: no casualities
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Trenton, New Jersey shooting at 300 block of W State St: no casualities
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Indianapolis, Indiana shooting at Harlan Street and Spann Avenue: 2 injured
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West Palm Beach, Florida shooting at 1900 Block of N Congress Ave: no casualities
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Hamilton, Alabama shooting at Reese Road: 1 killed
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Fort Pierce, Florida shooting at 1300 Block of N 13th St: no casualities
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Boynton Beach, Florida shooting at 2700 Block of NW 2nd St: no casualities
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Delray Beach, Florida shooting at 300 Block of NE 1st St: no casualities
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Jacksonville, Florida shooting at 2335 W 18th St: no casualities
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Miami (North Miami), Florida shooting at 13390 NE 7th Ave: no casualities
House-Senate negotiators hold first meeting at 2 pm on tax reform bills
Sen Dianne Feinstein: Our earthquake preparedness bill just unanimously passed out of its Senate committee. Now it's on to the full Senate. We must be prepared for the next catastrophic earthquake and this bill gives our communities the tools they need to be ready.
@keithellison: No law-maker should legislate for selfish reasons. This is disgusting. Sen. Cornyn slipped tax break for pipeline giants into the GOP tax bill, he wasn't just helping donors, he was helping 16 lawmakers.
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Syrian Coalition: order issued by the so-called Salvation Government is unacceptable and illegitimate, "persons and parties who are behind it, in addition to Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham, bear full responsibility for any damage or harm that may be caused"
House, Senate leaders reach agreement in principle on sweeping tax package.
Rep. @Jim_Jordan keeps saying that Americans want a second special counsel to investigate Mueller's investigation.
Turkey's foreign ministry calls Gen. HR McMaster's remarks astonishing, baseless and unacceptable, calls on US to display the same stance to our country, to cease all forms of cooperation with terrorist groups such as YPG9 month ago
Turkey's foreign ministry calls Gen. HR McMaster's remarks "astonishing, baseless and unacceptable," calls on US "to display the same stance to our country, to cease all forms of cooperation with terrorist groups such as YPG"
[email protected] to @TheView on not running in 2016. "I don't regret the decision. I regret the outcome."
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Facebook says Russian-linked accounts spent just 97 cents on ads over Brexit
Republican Sen. Ron Johnson: "Alabamians didn't want somebody who dated 14-year-old girls."
ESM Goh meets Indian PM Modi during visit to India9 month ago
ESM Goh meets Indian PM Modi during visit to India
[email protected]: "A huge thank you to the people of Alabama for not sending a child molester to the Senate."
Pics showing buildings ISIS seized this morning from NDF during surprise attack in S. Damascus district of Tadamon and later taken back.
Student dies after being stabbed at Stockholm school
Gohmert asks DAG Rosenstein what he advice he gave AG Sessions on recusal from Russia probe. R: "I wasn't there"
Rosenstein answers he's not afraid of @POTUS firing him.
Bob Corker on the Alabama Senate race: "I'm really, really happy with what happened for all of us in our nation."
Video as Houthis blown up a building in Jazan province of Saudi Arabia9 month ago
Video as Houthis blown up a building in Jazan province of Saudi Arabia
Meghan McCain: "Steve Bannon went down to campaign for Roy Moore—" @JoeBiden: "That guy."
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Metropolitan Police says detectives have traced two of the four drivers involved in a collision in Tulse Hill in south London in which a 29-year-old woman was killed
Houthi blew up the building with pro-Hadi fighters in Saudi Jizan province. At least 3 soldiers killed.9 month ago
Houthi blew up the building with pro-Hadi fighters in Saudi Jizan province. At least 3 soldiers killed.
No one, including @POTUS, has communicated to him a desire to remove Mueller as special counsel, says Rosenstein before @HouseJudiciary.
[email protected]: Today as we speak, the negotiations on NAFTA are taking place behind closed doors. We demand they open the doors and let working people in.
Spokesman for Alabama Secretary of State says this morning that expected date of certification for Doug Jones' victory is Dec. 28. Unless Congress is in session because we've shut down gov't, he won't be seated til Jan 3.
Swedish minister criticized for spending thousands on English language help
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Missing teachers: Afghan-Turk students' parents hold protest in Kabul
As anticipated, Minnesota @GovMarkDayton appoints Lt. Gov. @tinaflintsmith to succeed resigning US Senator @alfranken.
Congress delegation reaches Election Commission office in Delhi, says 'PM Modi, BJP President Amit Shah, FM Arun Jaitley and RM Piyush Goyal have violated Model Code of Conduct again and again. PM misused the FICCI platform to attack Cong, EC should stay unbiased'9 month ago
Congress delegation reaches Election Commission office in Delhi, says 'PM Modi, BJP President Amit Shah, FM Arun Jaitley and RM Piyush Goyal have violated Model Code of Conduct again and again. PM misused the FICCI platform to attack Cong, EC should stay unbiased'
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Rohingya Muslims still in Myanmar's Rakhine state so terrified of each other that life has 'stopped in its tracks', Red Cross says
A "very biased team" under Mueller, declares @RepSteveChabot concluding his questioning of @TheJusticeDept Deputy AG Rosenstein.
Q: We now have 100 congressional Democrats calling on to investigate Trump's alleged sexual misconduct. Do you think there should be an investigation? Biden: "Yeah. These women deserve to be heard."
Rep. Keith Ellison won't run for U.S. Senate in '18
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Fate of four Afghan-Turk teachers remains uncertain
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Bihar: Two persons shot dead in Sasaram's Navratan Bazar
Biden on Trump's Gillibrand tweet: "It's disgusting. I never thought I'd say that about a president. The children are listening. They really are."
Belgium Ambassador spoke today at the @GMFUS: "NATO should look at threats emerging from outside of the Euro-Atlantic area and establish political contacts where necessary"
[email protected]: It's not the bombs or bullets that kill the most people in Yemen's forgotten war, it's the humanitarian crisis.
Philippines Senator Angara says all coal companies - both local and foreign - will be covered by the new excise tax. But local coal companies will still enjoy their VAT exemption until it is revoked
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Greater Manchester Police says a three-year-old girl believed to be Lia Pearson has died in hospital following a house fire in Worsley
Philippines lawmakers celebrate the passage of the milestone tax reform bill. While many opposed the effect of high fuel and sugar taxes, they said the income tax cut would still benefit majority of Filipinos
Deputy AG says unaware of any impropriety by the special counsel.
Foiling of 4 explosive devices in Sheikh Zuwaid and Rafah , as Security forces in northern Sinai succeeded in detecting four explosive devices that were intended to detonate the way of the forces while carrying out combing and raiding the strongholds of the organization of Jerusalem in the region
"I'm not commenting on the scope of the investigation" by the special counsel, @TheJusticeDept Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein says under questioning before @HouseJudiciary.
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Classes in all levels in Camarines Sur suspended due to Tropical Depression Urduja
Rosenstein was also asked about Peter Strzok, says Mueller was right to get rid of Strzok
Department of State: We join fellow members of @OAS_official LGBTI Core Group in welcoming appointment on Dec 4 of Victor Madrigal-Borloz of Costa Rica as new @UN Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Rod Rosenstein tells Congress says he hasn't seen "good cause" to fire Mueller.
A Libyan military source has uncovered that the Libyan criminal search apparatus foiled the largest quantity of explosives, firearms from Kalashnikov, Grenov machine guns, sniper rifles and a 30-ton TNT explosive bag on its way to Egypt.
The way @recep_tayip and the AKP consolidated power in Turkey with Islamist ideology "is sadly contributing to the drift of Turkey away from the West," per US NatSec Advisor Gen HR McMaster
McMaster called it a "model of really operating through civil society. Then the education sector. Then the police and judiciary. And then the military to consolidate power in the hand of a particular party which is something we'd prefer not too see" re Turkey
Second victim in Monday night Gloucester shooting dies. Sheriff's office says Hayes man has been arrested
US NatSec Advisor Gen HR McMaster also said "a lot of Islamist groups have learned from" Turkey and the AKP
Sen Dianne Feinstein: Every Senate Republican voted last night to confirm Steven Grasz to a lifetime judgeship despite the fact that he was voted unanimously "NOT QUALIFIED" due to concerns that he could not be impartial. Biased judges on our courts should alarm every American.
Part of U.S. 51 is closed near the Beltline because of a truck that rolled over. Dane County Communications says the northbound lanes of 51 (Stoughton Road) are closed at U.S. 12/18. A crane truck rolled onto its side around 8:00 a.m. Wednesday.
Following a meeting with Lebanese PM, Gen. Votel and US Ambassador to Lebanon announce $120 million arms package to Lebanon, to include 6 MD 530G light attack helicopters, 6new Scan Eagle unmanned aerial vehicles, and communication and night vision equipment
Richard Labar, the 58-year-old man who was a Domino's driver that was shot, has been pronounced dead this morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Cedar Crest. His death has been ruled as a homicide.
Sources say General Kelly did the firing and Omarosa is alleged to have acted very vulgar and cursed a lot and said she helped elect President Trump. The word is a General Kelly had it and got rid of her.
Police are searching for a man who stole a package and mail from a resident's mailbox in an apartment building Tuesday evening in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The resident was able to recover the package and mail, and investigators say the man they're searching for was wearing an orange shirt during the theft.
Sen. Schumer calls for delay in tax vote until Doug Jones is sworn in: "It would be wrong for Senate Republicans to jam through this tax bill without giving the newly-elected senator from Alabama the opportunity to cast his vote."
There's a few dozen people outside the FCC building ahead of the #NetNeutrality vote tomorrow.
There's a few dozen people outside the FCC building ahead of the NetNeutrality vote tomorrow.
[email protected]: "The suburbs are swinging back to us."