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Sting and Shaggy Announce New Collaborative Album '44/876′

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Sting , like many British artist of his age, were heavily influenced by reggae an ska (see: " Roxanne "), and Shaggy , born in Kingston, embodies the duo's direct lineage to Jamaica. Moms who follow Sting on Instagram should know by now that the former Police singer has been hitting the studio with Shaggy , working on a collaborative record. Read More »

President Trump takes his 'America First' policies to Davos 'globalists'

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The meeting in Davos-Klosters is scheduled for today until Friday, under the theme "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World". U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross argued that new U.S. It's important that the Trump administration project a message of clarity on free trade, which is that free trade is good for the global economy. Marchers in Davos protesting the arrival of Trump. Read More »

Robert Mueller Interviews Jeff Sessions in Russia Probe

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Trump's statement would seem to end months of speculation about whether the special counsel would interview the president, though he also said he would testify under oath past year. The attorney general's recusal came after he failed to inform Congress that he had twice met with Russia's ambassador to the United States during the presidential campaign. Read More »

Time short for Congress to negotiate DACA, border security

But, as Schumer told reporters on Tuesday, that offer, made Friday, was contingent on striking a more comprehensive deal that included DACA - a deal that has not materialized. "If that's not enough for Democrats , then we're in this for the long haul", the aide said. Twice as many Republicans opt for deportation as choose the possibility of citizenship for them, a very different position than that of the overall public. Read More »

Trump Says He Would Talk to Mueller Under Oath

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But soon it will probably be the president himself who will have to explain to Mueller how his actions don't add up to obstruction of justice. Asked about a pathway to citizenship for DACA, the president said: "We're going to morph into it It's going to happen at some point in the future over a period of 10 to 12 years". Read More »

Two killed after train derails in Italy

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It derailed at the Pioltello Limito station on the outskirts of Milan, emergency services said. At least two main cars from the middle of the train peeled off the rails but were still standing, albeit at an angle. Another 13 people were seriously injured. The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital for medical assistance. Since then, the woman said there has been no reply on her daughter's telephone. Read More »

Alcatraz escapee presumed dead allegedly sends letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation

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Now it seems one of them has written a letter. CBS San Francisco exclusively obtained it from a source. But a handwritten letter, sent in 2013 but only made public this week, suggests John Anglin may still be alive and in his 80s. When the guards realized the men were missing, they found dummy papier-mâché bodies used as props in their cell. The letter claimed Morris died in 2008 and that Clarence Anglin died in 2011. Read More »

Trump "looking forward" to being interviewed in Russia collusion probe

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President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be willing to be interviewed under oath by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election. The President's lawyers could push for some form of written responses, as President Ronald Reagan did on Iran Contra, while holding out the possibility that Trump is willing to sit down with Mueller. Read More »

Trump and Schumer Trade Barbs Over Wall

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In exchange, Trump said he is seeking $25 billion to build a border wall, one of the main pledges of his 2016 presidential campaign, plus an additional $5 billion in other border security measures including electronic surveillance and extra border agents. Read More »

Congress just set up another government shutdown deadline

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The president suggested that Senate Republicans should invoke the "nuclear option", which would allow legislative votes to pass with a simple majority, rather than 60 votes. Hundreds of thousands of workers will stay off work without pay for a third day after a late-night vote to end a USA government shutdown was pushed back. Read More »

USA government shutdown ends: Republicans, Democrats to debate immigration issue

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The bill that would fund the government through February 8 was approved on a vote of 266-150. Action by the House of Representatives and Trump's signature will also be required . Democrats, meanwhile, have dubbed the stalled negotiations the "Trump shutdown" and say the Republicans' control of the White House and Congress puts the blame squarely on their shoulders. Read More »

The tiny Australian town that was once part of Canada

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The phenomenon of continental drift has always been known, meaning that entire continents are floating around the Earth's surface on the molten core like flotsam on a a lake. Researchers have discovered rocks in Down Under that bear similarities to those from North America. It is believed that a region of what is now known as modern-day Australia was once attached to North America. Read More »

Jordan Scarlett, 3 others reinstated to Florida football team

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The return of the players off of what was a previously-indefinite suspension is a huge boost for a Gators program that will enter winter workouts under first-year head coach Dan Mullen . The nine players were suspended indefinitely last August as a result of their use of stolen credit card numbers to purchase a number of items. Having Scarlett back means that the team's leading rusher from 2016, when he rushed for 889 yards and six scores, is back in the backfield mix for the Gators. Read More »

Central Intelligence Agency warns about Pyongyang's aims

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Not only will the B-61's new modification make it ideal for destroying dug-in bunkers, the kind in which North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might hide during a conflict, but it has an adjustable nuclear yield that could limit harmful radioactive fallout after a nuclear attack. Read More »

Trump Open To Interview With Mueller

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Mr Mueller is hoping to interview the President in the coming weeks, according to USA media reports . Trump has openly criticized Sessions for recusing himself from overseeing the Russian Federation probe last March after media reports that he had failed to disclose 2016 meetings with Moscow's then-ambassador, Sergei Kislyak . Read More »

McConnell Pushes Back Funding Vote But No Deal With Dems Announced Yet

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Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer said, in exchange, majority leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to begin debating immigration by that date. But there were deep divides in the Democratic caucus over strategy, as red-state lawmakers fighting for their survival broke with progressives looking to satisfy liberals' and immigrants' demands. Read More »

Two dead, 14 injured in Isil attack on children's charity

Of the attackers, Khogyani said, one was killed in the blast and four gunmen were killed in subsequent fighting, as security forces worked to free 46 people hiding in the office's safe room, including 12 women. The attack began with a suicide attack followed by a shootout, Khogyani said. "Attacks directed at civilians or aid organisations are clear violations of global humanitarian law and may amount to war crimes", the UN's mission in Afghanistan tweeted earlier. Read More »

Sweden demands immediate release of citizen detained in China

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He became a symbol of the Chinese government's determination to smother criticism from overseas when he was one of five Hong Kong booksellers who disappeared in 2015, and then resurfaced in China in police custody. But, she added, "any foreigner must observe Chinese laws and regulations". She also dodged questions about whether China and Sweden had discussed the case: "Communication channels between China and Sweden are smooth and effective". Read More »

Trump asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director McCabe who he voted for in 2016

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Shortly after Andrew McCabe became the acting FBI director to replace the ousted chief, James Comey , President Trump summoned the new bureau boss to the Oval Office for what was supposed to be an introductory meeting. McCabe has come under public criticism by Trump and his allies in recent weeks over the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation and his connections to anti-Trump messages sent between two FBI employees during the campaign. Read More »

Boris Johnson 'got complete bitch slap' from Theresa May, apparently

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The Foreign Secretary made clear last week he thinks the health service should be "at the very top of the list" when the United Kingdom "takes back control" of money which would have been sent to Brussels as a member. Media reports in recent days suggested Johnson was pressing for 100 million pounds a week extra for the NHS. The anonymous reports were viewed by some commentators as an attempt by the highly ambitious politician to raise his public profile - and went down badly with ... Read More »

Trump marks one-year anniversary with shutdown

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Trump's "nuclear option" calls for a simple majority of 51 votes. The GOP used the nuclear option , considered normally a last resort, in April 2017 to confirm the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. The measure to be voted on is identical to the one Democrats refused on Friday except that it extends government funding until February 8 instead of the 16th. Read More »

LeBron James says Trae Young is a very special player

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Kansas State and rival Oklahoma State?last week.? "The way I played at OSU - I was overly aggressive at OSU", Young said. Just showing that I can manage a game and get my teammates involved early. Sooners coach Lon Kruger said he doesn't want his star point guard to change. "We did that all night, really. Our guys have been pretty good in those situations, and it's primarily due to guys just making individual plays within team situations". Read More »