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Politifact names Trump claim that Russian election interference is 'made-up' as 'Lie of the Year' - The Hill

1 hour 46 min ago

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Politifact names Trump claim that Russian election interference is 'made-up' as 'Lie of the Year'
The Hill
Politifact on Tuesday named the claim that Russian election hacking is a "made-up story" as its 2017 “Lie of the Year.” The fact-checking website said that despite “a mountain of evidence” that Moscow interfered in the 2016 presidential election ...
2017 Lie of the Year: Russian election interference is a 'made-up story'PolitiFact

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Trump 'strongly' objects to cyber provision in defense bill - The Hill

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Trump 'strongly' objects to cyber provision in defense bill
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President Trump · Donald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for 'serious case of amnesia' after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper ...
Trump signs $700 billion military budget into lawFox News
Trump Wants $700 Billion for Defense and Has No Idea Where Money Will Come FromNewsweek
Trump signs National Defense Authorization ActCBS News
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Donald Tusk calls Brexit talks a furious race against time - BBC News

4 hours 26 min ago

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Donald Tusk calls Brexit talks a furious race against time
BBC News
The UK and the EU face a "furious race against time" to finalise Brexit talks before March 2019, the head of the European Council says. Donald Tusk urged EU leaders to show unity as they try to negotiate what the future relationship will look like and ...
May nudges UK towards a friendly EU divorceReuters
EU's Tusk: Brexit will be a “furious race against time”Washington Post
The True Cost of Brexit Is Far More Than Leavers ExpectedNewsweek
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Donald Tusk calls Brexit talks a furious race against time - BBC News

4 hours 26 min ago

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Donald Tusk calls Brexit talks a furious race against time
BBC News
The UK and the EU face a "furious race against time" to finalise Brexit talks before March 2019, the head of the European Council says. Donald Tusk urged EU leaders to show unity as they try to negotiate what the future relationship will look like and ...
May nudges UK towards a friendly EU divorceReuters
EU's Tusk: Brexit will be a “furious race against time”Washington Post
The True Cost of Brexit Is Far More Than Leavers ExpectedNewsweek
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Russia's Pulling Out of Syria… Why Can't We? - Antiwar.com (blog)

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Russia's Pulling Out of Syria… Why Can't We?
Antiwar.com (blog)
With ISIS defeated in Syria, Russian President Putin announced this week that he was withdrawing the bulk of Russian military equipment and personnel. Russian assistance was requested by the Syrian government as ISIS and al-Qaeda appeared poised to ...

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France Moves To Ban Students From Using Cellphones In Schools - NPR

5 hours 7 min ago

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France Moves To Ban Students From Using Cellphones In Schools
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France's education chief says that when students go back to school next fall, all mobile phone use will be banned in schools for students roughly ages 15 and under. "These days the children don't play at break time anymore, they are just all in front ...
Phones in School Could be Banned For 'Public Health' Reasons in FranceNewsweek
France will ban kids from using their phones during school until they're 15The Verge
Headteacher of UK boarding school backs France's mobile phone ban in bid to stop pupils becoming addictedEvening Standard
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Putin Declares 'Mission Accomplished' on Syria; but, Could It Prove Premature? - Voice of America

6 hours 17 min ago

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Putin Declares 'Mission Accomplished' on Syria; but, Could It Prove Premature?
Voice of America
Vladimir Putin confirmed last week he would seek a fifth term as Russia's president next March — and this week, he kicked off his re-election campaign, not in his home country, but overseas in the Middle East. With stops in Egypt, Turkey and Syria ...
Trump Says US Has 'Won' Against Islamic State in Syria, IraqBloomberg
Thousands of Russian private contractors fighting in SyriaStars and Stripes
Syria forces not yet victorious but IS already defeatedYahoo News
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Warming of the Arctic is 'unprecedented over the last 1500 years,' scientists say - Washington Post

6 hours 24 min ago

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Warming of the Arctic is 'unprecedented over the last 1500 years,' scientists say
Washington Post
The Trump administration's mixed views on climate change notwithstanding, a group of federal scientists on Tuesday released a stark report on the warming at the top of the planet, suggesting that it is unparalleled in more than a millennium. “The ...
Report: Arctic Ice, Permafrost, Shrinking Faster than EverU.S. News & World Report
Arctic Report Card 2017: Ice Cover Is Shrinking Faster Compared With Prior 1500 YearsUnion of Concerned Scientists (blog)
Report Card - NOAA's ArcticNOAA's Arctic

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China Is Reportedly Planning To Build Camps For North Korean Refugees - Newsy

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China Is Reportedly Planning To Build Camps For North Korean Refugees
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The New York Times reports China might expect refugees to rush across the river separating the countries. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video. https://www.newsy.com/stories/china-reportedly-planning-refugee-camps-on-n-korea ...

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Putin receives briefings on Trump's tweets, Kremlin says - Washington Post

7 hours 16 min ago

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Putin receives briefings on Trump's tweets, Kremlin says
Washington Post
The Kremlin views the tweets sent by President Trump as official statements, spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Tuesday, adding that Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally briefed on them. “Moscow considers all statements made on his ...
Putin Declares 'Mission Accomplished' on Syria; but, Could It Prove Premature?Voice of America
Turkey chides Arabs for 'weak' reaction ahead of Jerusalem summitReuters
The Guardian view on Putin in Syria: victory and desolationThe Guardian
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Putin receives briefings on Trump's tweets, Kremlin says - Washington Post

7 hours 16 min ago

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Putin receives briefings on Trump's tweets, Kremlin says
Washington Post
The Kremlin views the tweets sent by President Trump as official statements, spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters Tuesday, adding that Russian President Vladimir Putin was personally briefed on them. “Moscow considers all statements made on his ...
Putin Declares 'Mission Accomplished' on Syria; but, Could It Prove Premature?Voice of America
Turkey chides Arabs for 'weak' reaction ahead of Jerusalem summitReuters
When Trump tweets, Putin is briefedLos Angeles Times
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China warms to South Korea as plans for refugees surface online - UPI.com

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China warms to South Korea as plans for refugees surface online
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Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Tuesday a cooperative partnership prevails between Beijing and Seoul. Earlier on Monday Lu denied reports of refugee camp construction near North Korea. File Photo by Stephen Shaver/UPI. | License Photo ...

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The Latest: Islamic Jihad drops claim of Israeli airstrike - Washington Post

8 hours 56 min ago

Washington Post

The Latest: Islamic Jihad drops claim of Israeli airstrike
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the fallout from the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel (all times local):. 4:30 p.m.. The Islamic Jihad militant group in Gaza now says the blast that killed two of ...
Two dead in Gaza blast, Israeli military denies it carried out an attackReuters
'Mishandled explosives' kill 2 Palestinians in GazaAljazeera.com
Conflicting reports emerge about death of two militants in GazaThe Jerusalem Post
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Dutch model, 19, found naked, dead after falling from condo balcony in Malaysia - Fox News

10 hours 37 min ago

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Dutch model, 19, found naked, dead after falling from condo balcony in Malaysia
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Ivana Esther Robert Smit was found naked on the balcony of a sixth floor condo in Kuala Lumpur. A 19-year-old Dutch model who was intoxicated and half naked died after she reportedly plunged from a balcony at a 20th floor condominium in Malaysia last ...
Naked teen model falls 14 floors to her death after 'drug-fuelled swingers party'NEWS.com.au
Dutch teen had always dreamed of being a model, says friendFree Malaysia Today
Case of dead Dutch model being re-examined by policeThe Sun Daily
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Turkey chides Arabs for 'weak' reaction ahead of Jerusalem summit - Reuters

10 hours 40 min ago

Reuters

Turkey chides Arabs for 'weak' reaction ahead of Jerusalem summit
Reuters
ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey criticized what it said was a feeble Arab reaction to the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying on the eve of Wednesday's Muslim summit in Istanbul that some Arab countries were scared of ...
President Trump's declaration on Jerusalem is an upset to years of US policyThe Hill
Israel survey finds deep divisions, displeasure with leadersWashington Post
Arab anger: Governments and protesters walk a fine lineHuffPost
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One dead, 18 injured in fire at Austria's main gas hub - Reuters

12 hours 7 min ago

Reuters

One dead, 18 injured in fire at Austria's main gas hub
Reuters
VIENNA/LONDON (Reuters) - An explosion and fire that ripped through Austria's main gas pipeline hub on Tuesday killed one person and injured 18 others, emergency services said, causing Italy to declare a state of emergency due to a lack of gas supplies ...
Austria Gas Explosion Leaves One Dead and 18 InjuredNew York Times
Austria: 1 dead, 18 hurt in explosion at natural gas plantABC News
Italy declares state of emergency after deadly gas explosion in AustriaThe Guardian
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Turkey snubs NATO allies and buys missile systems from Russia - NBCNews.com

13 hours 36 min ago

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Turkey snubs NATO allies and buys missile systems from Russia
NBCNews.com
ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey aims to finalize a deal to purchase S-400 surface-to-air missile systems from Russia in the coming week, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. Turkey has been negotiating with Russia to buy the system for more ...

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Amnesty International: Europe Complicit In Libyan Migrant Abuses - NPR

14 hours 30 min ago

NPR

Amnesty International: Europe Complicit In Libyan Migrant Abuses
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African migrants sitting in a shelter at the Tariq Al-Matar migrant detention center on the outskirts of the Libyan capital Tripoli, on Monday. Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images hide caption. toggle caption. Mahmud Turkia/AFP/Getty Images. African ...
EU governments complicit in migrant torture in Libya, says AmnestyBBC News
Amnesty accuses EU of abetting migrant rights violations in LibyaReuters
Amnesty accuses EU of complicity in Libya migrant abuseWashington Post
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Gujarat elections: a lot at stake for Narendra Modi - gulfnews.com

14 hours 50 min ago

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Gujarat elections: a lot at stake for Narendra Modi
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Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party or BJP has ruled Gujarat since 1995 and was the launch-pad of his political career in 2001. Published: 12:44 December 12, 2017. Bobby Naqvi, UAE Editor. SMALL; MEDIUM; LARGE. Dubai: India's western state of ...
After Gujarat polls, Manmohan and Modi must bury Pakistan hatchet and work on saner relationshipFirstpost
Can Rahul Gandhi revive India's Grand Old Party?BBC News
Rahul Gandhi takes helm of Congress party to challenge ModiReuters
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