• Tensions Flare as Ukraine Says Russia Fired on Its Ships

    Tensions Flare as Ukraine Says Russia Fired on Its Ships

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    Mr Poroshenko said martial law was necessary because of intelligence about "a highly serious threat of a ground operation against Ukraine". Ukraine said six of its soldiers were injured, two seriously, but Russia's FSB reported only three had suffered non-life threatening injuries and were given medical treatment.
  • Donald Trump Threatens to Close US Border With Mexico

    Donald Trump Threatens to Close US Border With Mexico "Permanently"

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    It was not immediately clear if the woman is part of the migrant caravan groups that are now in Tijuana, Mexico, attempting to make their way into the U.S.to apply for asylum. Then, some of the migrants start throwing rocks at the agents. In a statement issued on Sunday, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said the department would "not hesitate to shut down POEs [ports of entry] for security reasons".
  • Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year

    Climate change could cost United States 'hundreds of billions' a year

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    Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. A long-awaited climate report that the Trump administration released on Black Friday reportedly in an attempt to bury the news, shows that climate change is already having a dramatic effect on life in the US, and that among the things it will damage is the American economy.
  • Angus King says Trump giving Saudi prince 'a pass' over Khashoggi killing

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    Graham also said this: "It's important that we back up the intel community if we think they're right". She says Trump has "chosen to weaponize" and "politicize" the immigration issue. "If there are indicators that the prince was involved in this murder, then we need absolutely to consider further action", Sen. Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman , deputy premier and minister of defense, met with Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa at his place of residence in ...
  • Judge allows lawsuit against Trump charity to proceed

    Judge allows lawsuit against Trump charity to proceed

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    Donald Trump's lawyer says he's confident the president's side will prevail in a lawsuit alleging that he used his charitable foundation to further his business and political interests. His children would be banned for a year. The lawsuit seeks to dissolve the foundation and to bar Don Jr., Ivanka and Eric Trump from serving on other charity boards in the future.
  • UAE pardons Briton sentenced to life for spying

    UAE pardons Briton sentenced to life for spying

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    His family and university have cast Hedges as a talented researcher who fell foul of the UAE's security and justice system. The UAE said the pardon was part of a series of orders issued on the country's National Day anniversary. The UAE showed footage at a news conference in which Hedges purportedly confessed to being an MI6 foreign intelligence agent. "They say that the UAE is an ally, but the overwhelmingly arbitrary handling of Matt's case indicates a scarily different reality, for ...
  • Storm strands US holiday travelers, more than 1,240 flights canceled

    Storm strands US holiday travelers, more than 1,240 flights canceled

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    Other crashes were reported across the county on police scanners. The storm likely will be in the top five in terms of record-breaking November snowfalls, he said. Flight-tracking website FlightAware reports more than 1,200 flights headed to or from the USA were canceled on one of the busiest travel days of the year.
  • Un Américain tué par les flèches d'une tribu coupée du monde

    Un Américain tué par les flèches d'une tribu coupée du monde

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    Les pêcheurs qui l'ont emmené ont déclaré qu'il a été tué, sous une pluie de flèches. L'Américain n'y a pas survécu. "Les pêcheurs ont vu les habitants de l'île lui nouer une corde autour du cou et traîner son corps" affirmera la source, puis d'ajouter: " Les pêcheurs ont pris peur et se sont enfuis, mais ils sont revenus le matin suivant et ont trouvé son corps sur la plage ".
  • Local Taiwan Elections Give Major Defeat to Ruling Party

    Local Taiwan Elections Give Major Defeat to Ruling Party

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    Ms Tsai said the DPP would reflect on the defeat, but she vowed to press on. On Saturday evening it appeared the push for marriage equality in Taiwan had also suffered a set-back. The results of the referendums weren't expected until Sunday. Since her election in 2016, Tsai has walked a fine line on relations with China, maintaining Taiwan's de facto independent status that the vast majority of Taiwanese support, while avoiding calls from the more radical elements of her party for moves ...
  • Turkey accuses Trump of turning 'blind eye' to Khashoggi murder

    Turkey accuses Trump of turning 'blind eye' to Khashoggi murder

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    It would be the first official contact between the prince and Erdogan, who has kept worldwide pressure mounting on Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul last month. Speaking to reporters, the USA president said he did not know who was behind it but cited "vehement" denials by the crown prince and the Saudi king.
  • Nordahl Lelandais : une nouvelle vidéo d'agression sexuelle sur enfant découverte

    Nordahl Lelandais : une nouvelle vidéo d'agression sexuelle sur enfant découverte

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    La petite victime qui apparaissait sur les images avait alors été rapidement identifiée. Le temps passe et les preuves accablantes s'empilent dans le dossier de Nordahl Lelandais . La petite victime filmée est également l'une des cousines de l'homme qui a avoué avoir tué Maëlys. Elle avait alors 4 ans. Contacté par Le Figaro, Me Alain Jakubowicz, avocat de Nordahl Lelandais, n'était pas joignable ce vendredi.