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Turkey intensified its shelling of Kurdish fighters in neighboring Syria on Friday as it ramped up threats to launch a full military offensive across the border, a move that would stoke tensions with the United States. Although the FSA has received American financial assistance, the group has fought against the USA -backed Syrian Kurds as Turkey's ally, prompting a falling out between the rebels and the United States.
  • Trump aides debate which version of vulgarity Trump uttered

    Trump aides debate which version of vulgarity Trump uttered

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    The Illinois Democrat says he and a handful of other senators who crafted a bipartisan immigration deal are working to win over additional supporters. Trump decamped to his Florida estate for the long weekend, spending hours each day at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach. "I am telling you that he did not use that word", he said.
  • Trump Wants Immigrants From 'Everywhere'

    Trump Wants Immigrants From 'Everywhere'

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    A bipartisan deal to resolve the Dreamers issue in return for changes demanded by Republicans in the way visas are allocated collapsed in acrimony Thursday over Trump's remarks. Trump didn't answer this or any other question shouted by reporters about his remarks. On Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence , who worshipped at a Baptist church in Maryland, listened as the pastor denounced Trump's use of vulgarity.
  • Anti-abortion bill passes the House ahead of 'March for Life'

    Anti-abortion bill passes the House ahead of 'March for Life'

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    During his remarks, Trump touted his pro-life efforts as president, including the reinstituting of the Mexico City Policy , which bans the government funding of abortions overseas, and reversing an Obama-era policy that made it hard for state governments to defund Planned Parenthood .
  • Djokovic overcomes injury scare, defeats Viñolas at Australian Open

    Djokovic overcomes injury scare, defeats Viñolas at Australian Open

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    They will only react when we do so. It took Djokovic two hours and 21 minutes to earn his fifth win over Viñolas in as many career matches. Relations appeared to have become less frosty but the emoji Williams sent one of her fans who dared to suggest she wouldn't mind Sharapova beating Kerber spoke volumes.
  • ₹11 lakh spent on furniture for AAP MLAs

    ₹11 lakh spent on furniture for AAP MLAs

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    After this, the number dropped from 67 MLAs to 63.After the disqualification of 20 MLAs, the AAP's strength will reduce to 42. Further the MLAs' pleas that the case against them be dropped were rejected by the EC in June 2017. The Congress functionary also said that it is evident in documents in his possession that parliamentary secretaries were allowed to use government transport for official purposes and office space in the Minister's office, apart from rooms in the Vidhan Sabha secretariat.
  • North Dakota

    North Dakota "Blue Alert" Suspect Appears in Court

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    He was shot in the arm as he took off and police say they believe he was planning to turn himself in. But police say it's likely Villalobos was struck by a bullet. "It didn't have the part about who we were looking for, the vehicle description and that information". The North Dakota National Guard says it hopes to fix this in the future by having better communication between law enforcement and the division of emergency services.
  • JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns

    JCPOA to 'Fall Apart' if US Withdraws, Russian FM Warns

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    President Donald Trump in a phone call that unity on the North Korean issue was extremely important and the hard-earned easing of tensions must continue. Tillerson cited U.S. Federal Aviation Administration data showing the flight was just 280 nautical miles from where the missile landed, noting there were nine other flights within that range.
  • Mary Lou McDonald nominated as next leader of Sinn Féin

    Mary Lou McDonald nominated as next leader of Sinn Féin

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    Sinn Fein's president-elect Mary Lou McDonald has said that the party will aim to convince unionists that a United Ireland is the best way forward for everyone. Earlier Mr Adams told members that the party must devise strategies and win support for a referendum on Irish unity. "It's very achievable. We can do it", he added.
  • Real Time: Michael Wolff believes Donald Trump is having an affair

    Real Time: Michael Wolff believes Donald Trump is having an affair

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    WOLFF: Well I didn't have the blue dress. "Well, f*ck you, Mike", Maher quipped. We know all the stories about Donald Trump carrying on apparent extramarital affairs and paying off women in his past... "It is. And it's, you just have to read between the lines", said Wolff , bringing the subject back to Fire and Fury . Oh, it's a gay liaison! Here's the clip from last night's Real Time With Bill Maher .