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Trump Rejects Report FBI's Wray Threatened to Resign

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The team rightly recognizes that interfering in the F.B.I. again-after Trump fired James Comey previous year, precipitating Mueller's appointment-could end his presidency. When Sessions was sworn in as attorney general, Boente became the deputy attorney general, and after that, the acting head of the national security division. Read More »

Supreme Court jumps on dusky gopher frog case

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Forest Service to protect one of the gopher frog's last remaining breeding ponds. The dusky gopher frog, a rare species of frog, is the subject of a dispute over habitat that is set to go before the Supreme Court . Lawyers for the company say the tract of land "concededly contains no dusky gopher frogs and can not provide habitat for them absent a radical change in the land use because it lacks features necessary for their survival". Read More »

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Subhas Chandra Bose

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Patnaik also offered floral tribute to Sai's statue inside the Odisha Assembly premises and said his struggle against the British and the contribution in fighting for the rights of tribal people were vast. The State Government would organise a special programme at Jaydev Bhavan here in the evening to celebrate the birth anniversary of the freedom fighters. Read More »

NY Times, Associated Press Blame Democrats for Government Shutdown

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Democrats chose to end the three-day shutdown after making progress with ruling Republicans toward securing the fate of hundreds of thousands of so-called " Dreamers " brought to America as children, many of them illegally. Democrats counter that the first step is the hardest. The federal government is en route to reopen three days after its initial shutdown. Only 18 Senators voted against the deal in the context of a motion to end debate. Read More »

Swiss firm Richemont offers €2.8bn to buy Yoox Net-A-Porter

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Its bid values YNAP at about €5.3 billion, YNAP CEO Federico Marchetti said on Twitter Richemont said it saw a "meaningful opportunity to further strengthen YNAP's leadership in luxury e-commerce", including expanding to new markets and adding to the product range. Read More »

Sterling rises towards $1.40 on Brexit deal optimism

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But delivery of the paper was delayed repeatedly and now ministers are considering not publishing it at all, according to business executives and government officials involved in the discussions. Then come association deals, such as the one with Ukraine, specific cases like Turkey, which is part of the EU's customs union, and pure trade agreements, like the one with Canada . Read More »

What Happens to Mueller's Trump-Russia Probe Under a Government Shutdown

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The New York Times reports Sessions was interviewed for several hours as part of Mueller's broader Russian Federation probe and whether President Donald Trump has obstructed justice since taking office last January. He was also in charge of the campaign's team of foreign policy advisors, including George Papadopoulos, who had extensive Russian contacts and tried to set up a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Read More »

Black NASA Astronaut Is Changed in Sudden Crew Shuffle

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Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, Astronaut Jeannette Epps, was recently pulled out of the crew list that will board the International Space Station for the Expedition 56/57 by NASA, without any explanations. "We were excited for her", he said. The astronauts are scheduled to replace one of the two redundant latching end effectors, or LEE, according to a NASA release. Read More »

President Trump Signs Bill Ending Government Shutdown

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That's where the measure hit a snafu late Friday night, triggering the stalemate. It is unclear, however, if many Democrats will vote in the House for passage. He wondered aloud if there are any moderate voices inside the West Wing capable of telling Trump to take a compromise deal in the interests of the country. Read More »

Unseeded Mertens routs Svitolina to reach Aussie Open semis

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The second-seeded Wozniacki won the first seven games of the match but trailed 4-2 in the second set before staging a comeback. He saved all seven break points he faced in the final set - 15 of 18 in the match - then broke Schwartzman's serve in the final game, clinching it on his third match point. Read More »

Watchdog say Trump's porn star payoffs could be illegal

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The magazine did not publish a story about the interview until after the Journal's report . "My involvement with Donald Trump was limited to a few public appearances and nothing more ". Years later, Daniels relayed numerous same anecdotes included in the In Touch transcript to Slate, according to Jacob Weisberg, chairman and editor in chief of the Slate Group. Read More »

Zainab rape case: Prime suspect arrested in Pakistan's Punjab province

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If the police continued the probe in this way, DNA tests of 210 million people will have to be conducted, he said. Recent developments in Zainab's murder case have come forward. A medical examination later found the victim was raped before she was strangled to death. Following that, the Punjab government had set up a special joint investigation team to find the murderer. Read More »

Tennessee Titans: Who Will Mike Vrabel Hire As Offensive Coordinator?

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It will be talked about in the building. Vrabel was the first person Tennessee interviewed after firing Mularkey on Monday, according to the Associated Press. Watt and Whitney Mercilus for the year early on in the season as well as losing A.J. Schefter had previously reported that Day was considering the Titans offensive coordinator position. Read More »

Cautious Bank of Japan leaves monetary policy unchanged

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The recent strengthening in Japan's economic recovery had prompted many analysts to call the BOJ's next move to be a withdrawal, rather than an expansion, of stimulus, although there was divergence in views on the timing of such a shift. With the economy growing and inflation slowly but steadily rising, some investors have started to bet that the BOJ is nearing the point where it begins to normalize its ultra-loose monetary policy. Read More »

Shameless: William H. Macy wins Best Actor at SAG Awards 2018

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He and his wife, Felicity Huffman , have two daughters, and Macy told the assembled reporters , "Girls are ascendant and I'm thrilled for them". The 80-year-old actor, known for The Shawshank Redemption , said he believed " truth " was the most important part of his job. Read More »

The Xbox One X makes its debut in India for ₹44990

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It is powered by eight-core custom AMD CPU clocked at 2.3GHz, 12GB of GDDR5 VRAM and a 6 Teraflop GPU, which offers smoother animations in 4K.It comes with 1TB of internal storage and the console uses a liquid-cooled vapour-chamber cooling technology. Read More »

German nurse is charged with 97 new murders

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Niels Hoegel is now serving a life sentence for two murders, while authorities said back in November that he may have killed a total of over 100 patients in the course of several years. He is accused of killing 62 patients in Delmenhorst and 35 patients in Oldenburg clinics. Prosecutor Martin Koziolek said three suspicious cases didn't produce enough evidence to the list of killings. Read More »

MI man accused of threatening to kill CNN employees

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He was released on $10,000 bond. The threats came nearly a week after US President Donald Trump unveiled a list of media outlets that have won the so-called "fake news" awards for their erroneous coverage of his presidency where CNN won bronze with a story alleging that Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. Read More »

Winter storm bears down on region

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Meteorologists fine-tuning their forecasts on Sunday afternoon added Lincoln and the Interstate 80 corridor in eastern Nebraska to the swatch of weather advisories associated with an approaching winter storm. But the official snow total at Denver International Airport was 3.5 inches of snow. Some areas could see 5 inches. Heavy snow began falling in the city of Tecumseh late Monday afternoon, according to the Nebraska State Patrol. Read More »