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A report released by the Congressional Budget Office indicates that the bill would reduce the budget deficit by over $133 billion . It's possible you did not know he was a prisoner of war for 5 1/2 years and at times was bound and beaten every two hours, tortured and put in solitary confinement for two years and heroically refused Vietnam's early repatriation offer.
  • BSF Detects 14-Feet Trans-Border Tunnel Along Pak Border in Jammu

    BSF Detects 14-Feet Trans-Border Tunnel Along Pak Border in Jammu

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    The BSF delegation comprising 17 officers was led by DIG BSF Jammu Sector P S Dhiman while the Rangers' delegation of 14 officers was headed by Sector Commander Chenab Rangers, Sialkot Brig Amjad Hussain. The war-like store indicated the presence of armed infiltrators who could manage to flee back. It must be noted that the tunnel was discovered just a day after a meeting of local commanders of the Pakistan Rangers and BSF.
  • Tropical storm warning extended north to Virginia border

    Tropical storm warning extended north to Virginia border

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    MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) -Hurricane Maria is located about 375 miles to the southeast of Myrtle Beach and moving slowly to the north. Hurricane Maria could take a bite out of coastal North Carolina on Tuesday , with waves rising between 14 to 20 feet, forecasters said Sunday .
  • USA envoy to Japan says military action against N. Korea unlikely

    USA envoy to Japan says military action against N. Korea unlikely

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    Amid doubts about Trump's engagement in the Asia-Pacific region following the U.S. withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal soon after his inauguration, the upcoming trip demonstrates "his continued commitment to the alliances and partnerships of the United States in the region", the statement said.
  • Israel grinds to a halt as Jews fast for Yom Kippur

    Israel grinds to a halt as Jews fast for Yom Kippur

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    Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel David Lau, Sephardi Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef and Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz were among those in attendance. "It's a way of asking forgiveness for the promises we made to God that we weren't able to keep", Kaplan said. And according to Jewish tradition, observing Yom Kippur involves seeking forgiveness not just from God, but also from people one may have wronged in the past year.
  • Trump Waives Pro-Union Shipping Regulations To Send Aid To Puerto Rico

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    Hence the Jones Act has long bedeviled the island; one estimate is that the prices of goods shipped from the US mainland to Puerto Rico are twice as high as they would be without the law. The Trump administration issued a 10-day waiver of the Jones Act as it pertains to Puerto Rico Thursday, following significant bipartisan pressure from several members of Congress, as well as from multiple media outlets.
  • Indian fire kills two villagers, Pakistani soldier in Kashmir

    Indian fire kills two villagers, Pakistani soldier in Kashmir

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    Lt. Gen. Hooda also revealed how the government had decided in advance to announce the surgical strikes to the world at large, in order to convey a strong message to Pakistan. It is a billion dollars question as to why the worldwide community somehow do not see very big wrong side of the big democracy India? "So, the credit firstly goes to our Prime Minister for the strike", he said.
  • Mother Of Teen Killed In Bronx Classroom: 'My Son Wasn't A Bully'

    Mother Of Teen Killed In Bronx Classroom: 'My Son Wasn't A Bully'

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    Louna Dennis, the mother of Matthew McCree , holds a news conference at her attorney's office, Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, in the Brooklyn borough of NY. Opponents to installing metal detectors, including some parents, say the devices are not necessary and create a "prison-like" atmosphere for its schools that are predominantly black and Hispanic.
  • United States military aircraft suffers 'hard landing' in Syria

    United States military aircraft suffers 'hard landing' in Syria

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    The cause of the incident was not immediately clear, but it was not caused by enemy activity , an official said on the condition of anonymity. The aircraft was completely destroyed. The Department of Defense has not said what caused the crash, and the incident is under investigation, CENTCOM told Task & Purpose. Noteworthy, the one in Syria is the third major accident involving an Osprey this year.
  • Supermarket poison: Police question suspected extortionist

    Supermarket poison: Police question suspected extortionist

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    After some initial uncertainty over whether they had apprehended the correct person, German authorities on Saturday said they believed they had the supermarket extortionist in custody. Police are seeking one man seen on camera. Authorities released surveillance footage of the suspect, then described as being aged around 50 and who was wearing glasses and a white cap, which ultimately led to the arrest.