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A Cabinet of generals? Trump's choices get mixed reviews

It's "too early to start hyperventilating about civil-military relations", said Mark Cancian, a former Marine who served with Mattis in Iraq, ...

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Donald Trump warns of consequences for United States firms sending jobs overseas

He said Thursday he would seek to heavily tax companies that fire US workers, move production offshore and try to import goods across the border...

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Authorities to conditionally move from bridge near protest

The troubles started when some members of the Sioux nation rose in protest against a pipeline created to carry oil from North Dakota's shale fie...

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Police in touch with US woman who was gangraped at Delhi hotel

According to reports, the local police have received the complaint from the woman through an email, in which she has mentioned that she came to ...

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School Bans Classic American Novels After Complaint Over Racism

Teresa Wilkins, another mother whose children are in the Accomack County Public School system said, "It's in a book and they'll feel that they a...

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Liberals must implement committee recommendation on proportional representation

On Thursday, after the special committee of MPs studying electoral reform recommended holding a referendum to survey Canadians on whether they w...

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National scene: Indonesia asks Suu Kyi to delay visit: VP

Some 33,000 registered Rohingya refugees are lodged in two camps in southern Cox's Bazar district. Tension between the Rohingya and the govern...

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What to Know About the Deadly Warehouse Fire in Oakland

Officials said people either escaped from the cluttered building or died inside, where the only way down from the second story was via a stair...

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Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment

That excludes auto sales, gas and restaurant receipts but includes online spending and other non-store sales like catalog spending. With Black ...

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ISIS has started killing civilians who don't cooperate in Mosul

Iraqi special forces battling to clear Islamic State from eastern Mosul have killed almost 1,000 militants but fighting has slowed as troops fac...

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Russia sees Trump as conduit for eased sanctions

China strongly objects to the move, saying it would compromise its own capabilities. " It's the third meeting in one year ", the Japanese minist...

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Iraqi Forces Take Out Last Syrian Supply Line in Mosul

But the presence of civilians has prevented the US -backed Iraqi forces from using overwhelming force, slowing their advance. Most of the extr...

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Trump sets off worldwide firestorm over his phone conversation with Taiwan

The "intimate and relaxed" discussion lasted about 10 minutes, Ing-wen said . It is highly unusual, perhaps unprecedented, for a US president o...

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Trump Issues New Warning to US Corporations Moving Jobs Overseas

In an early-morning series of six Twitter posts, Trump summarized a plan that was long part of his campaign position: that shifting production...

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Syrian army tells rebels in eastern Aleppo: leave or die

Jabhat Fateh al-Sham is one of the largest and most powerful groups fighting the Syrian government, and is considered by both the United State...

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For Russia, Trump presidency offers hope of sanctions relief

Top Russian cultural figures urged President Vladimir Putin on Friday to protect the freedom of artistic expression - something the Russian lead...

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Russia Expects UN to Deliver Aid to Aleppo

France's Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault called for an urgent U.N. Security Council meeting to try to stop the fighting in Aleppo and bring i...

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Trump, Clinton Campaign Staffers Clash in Post-Election Forum

What captured the biggest headline was an explosive exchange between Clinton communications director Jennifer Palmieri and Trump campaign ma...

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Inside the Trump-Clinton campaign staffers clash

Yup. There's an opportunity to talk about a much bigger issue that will certainly impact us all in the future, but nope, Trump's team thinks eve...

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Protesters against Aussie refugee treatment glue hands to Parliament railing

Outside Parliament House later, 45-year-old Samantha Castro said: "We came into Parliament today and like the cowards they are, the Turnbull g...

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Vladimir Putin's spokesman refused to comment on his wife's performance

Ch-ch-check out Navka and Burkovskiy's performance (below) and let us know your thoughts on their controversial number! Holocaust themed skati...

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U.N. Security Council imposes new sanctions on North Korea

The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday unanimously passed a tough, loophole-closing resolution, written by the US and China, that severely tight...

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Dense fog in Delhi hits train services, flights

Hisar and its surrounding areas in Haryana were engulfed in thick fog cover with visibility reduced to less than 100 metres. "Forecast for nex...

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At least 17 killed in China coal mine blast

China is the world's top producer and consumer of coal, and government officials have made a commitment to shutting down unlicensed mines in an ...

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Judge rejects Trump supporters' suit for immediate halt of recount

Trump has also raised questions about the integrity of the election, saying he believes millions of people voted illegally in the country. MI ...

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