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Hanwell Kaakimaka's uncle, John Kaakimaka, is among those who never came home. "There are chance encounters, there are sometimes planned encounters - but we're not there yet for any announcement", the official said . And 38 North is also skeptical concerning reports of "secret uranium processing facilities" that have emerged over the last month. At the recent United States-Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Summit , President Trump and Kim Jong Un signed the Sentosa ...
  • Ex- Trump campaign chief Manafort goes on trial for bank fraud

    Ex- Trump campaign chief Manafort goes on trial for bank fraud

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    Prosecutors are expected to say that his life of luxury did not match what he had declared on his tax returns. At one point, his defence lawyers sued Mueller and the Justice Department, saying they had overstepped their bounds by bringing a prosecution untethered to the core questions of Mueller's investigation - whether Russian Federation worked with the Trump campaign to tip the election.
  • Colombian Gang Puts Price on Drug Sniffing Dog's Head

    Colombian Gang Puts Price on Drug Sniffing Dog's Head

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    Six years ago, the feared Urabeños offered $500 to anyone who killed a police officer. She is usually accompanied by two armed guards. Her usual handler Jose Rojas told Colombian News Agency RCN Sombra's "sense of smell is far beyond that of other dogs ".
  • White House restores question to Trump-Putin transcript

    White House restores question to Trump-Putin transcript

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    This so offended our thin-skinned president that his communications director, Bill Shine , and press secretary, Sarah Sanders, called her in to let her know she was not welcome at the upcoming open press conference . In one remark, he suggested that he trusted Putin more than his own top intelligence offer regarding evidence of Russian meddling in the United States 2016 elections.
  • Unaware of Tower meeting

    Unaware of Tower meeting

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    Cohen is looking for a way out of looming trouble. But his behavior doesn't quite line up with a clear strategy, legal experts say. He alluded that Cohen was "bitter" about not landing a job in the Trump administration and was "very, very jealous" of the president's children.
  • MH370 families hope for answers from official report

    MH370 families hope for answers from official report

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    Within this time the aircraft had left the range of radars visible to the KL ATSC and investigators also noted that within one minute of the last transmission from MH370, "Good night Malaysian three seven zero" by Capt Zaharie, the plane had vanished from the Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) display.
  • Assam NRC List: Assam National Register of Citizens explained

    Assam NRC List: Assam National Register of Citizens explained

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    The right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power on the promise to expel the so-called "illegal foreigners" and protect the rights of indigenous groups. Those who can't prove that they came to Assam before March 25 1971 will be deemed illegal migrants. Azmal Haque, 50, a resident of Chaygaon in Assam's Kamrup district, said his name was omitted despite submitting all "valid documents".
  • Democrats Want Trump Jr. To Testify Again

    Democrats Want Trump Jr. To Testify Again

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    The meeting has become a central focus of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into whether anyone within Trump's campaign colluded with Russia's meddling in the last United States presidential election. The leak fanned speculation about how much damage Mr Cohen can inflict on the president and whether he is now mulling a cooperation deal with federal prosecutors.
  • Grandmother, 2 children killed in U.S. fire

    Grandmother, 2 children killed in U.S. fire

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    Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said 14 people had been reported missing after the furious wind-driven blaze took residents by surprise and leveled several neighborhoods, though he added that the homes of most of those unaccounted for were still standing.
  • 700 separated children still in US custody after deadline

    700 separated children still in US custody after deadline

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    In a filing with the California court that imposed the deadline, the Trump administration said that 1,820 children ages five and up had been released from detainment . What exactly constitutes a "prohibitive criminal record" for detained parents is a little murky. "There's a lot of concern that those standards are being inconsistently applied, or parents are being arbitrarily denied access to their children", Sandweg pointed out.
  • Congressman Backs Off Impeaching Rosenstein After Leadership Talks

    Congressman Backs Off Impeaching Rosenstein After Leadership Talks

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    House Oversight Committee Chair Trey Gowdy couldn't understand why Rosenstein would be impeached, stating, "Impeach him for what?" Other documents requested in the subpoena were so sensitive that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had to build a new search tool to gather the materials lawmakers requested, officials explained Wednesday, which accounted for some of the delays.
  • Egyptian zoo accused of passing off donkey as zebra

    Egyptian zoo accused of passing off donkey as zebra

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    We note with some amusement, however, that a conveniently placed Google street view from 2017 exists of the exact location from which Sarhan posted the now-viral picture. Another Gaza zoo put stuffed animals on display in 2012 because of the shortages of animals. In 2013, a zoo in China's Henan province claimed a Tibetan mastiff dog as an African lion.
  • 'Fox And Friends' avoids questioning Kellyanne Conway about CNN reporter ban

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    He also cited comments about the incident from White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayMcCarthy on choosing the next Speaker: "I want it to be me" BBC interviewer to Spicer: "You have corrupted discourse for the entire world" Ivanka Trump's fashion company shutting down MORE , who said members of the news media need to show more respect while covering Trump.
  • U.S. Republicans seek impeachment of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

    U.S. Republicans seek impeachment of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

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    Two Trump allies, Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan , have filed articles for impeachment which claim Mr Rosenstein has a conflict of interest in the Mueller's probe. "They may be able to ignore Congress but they can't ignore the American people". House Speaker Paul Ryan has not signed on to the measure nor has he publicly commented on the effort.
  • Trump fires off hostile tweet in war of words with Iran

    Trump fires off hostile tweet in war of words with Iran

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    Donald Trump writing an angry tweet aimed at a world leader isn't particularly unusual at this point. The kind of threat that Trump made on Twitter on Sunday could have attracted penalty from the social network for any regular person as Twitter's policy bars users from making threats of violence on its platform.
  • South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes PM Modi

    South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes PM Modi

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    The rand firmed more than one percent after Ramaphosa announced China's investment pledge, which takes the amount overseas economies have committed to invest in South Africa to $35 billion since the start of the month. Member nations should fully leverage each other's comparative strengths and "at the same time ease the impact of automation and smart technology [on] traditional industries and create new job opportunities in the process of fostering new industries".
  • Was it legal for Michael Cohen to secretly tape Trump?

    Was it legal for Michael Cohen to secretly tape Trump?

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    Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani confirmed to The Times that Trump discussed payments to McDougal with Cohen, but he said that ultimately no payment was made. The existence of the audio recording was first reported by The New York Times , which said Trump and Cohen discussed a potential payment to McDougal.
  • Why Twitter wont ban Trump even after threatening Iran

    Why Twitter wont ban Trump even after threatening Iran

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    Addressing his USA counterpart Donald Trump , Rouhani said: "You declare war and then you speak of wanting to support the Iranian people". As for how Trump's response has been received, Iran's state news agency said the tweet was typical of the American president's "bullying words".
  • North Korea begins dismantling nuclear rocket launch site

    North Korea begins dismantling nuclear rocket launch site

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    Those moves were widely seen symbolic gestures ahead of the Singapore summit. "I don't think there is an outcry in the markets now, but there could be one toward the end of this year", said Kim Byeong-yeon, a North Korea economy specialist at the Seoul National University.
  • Egypt says Israel's Jewish nation-state law undermines Middle East peace

    Egypt says Israel's Jewish nation-state law undermines Middle East peace

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    Israel's 1948 declaration of independence defined its nature as a Jewish and democratic state, a delicate balance the country has grappled to maintain for 70 years. Some believe the clause is discriminatory because it appears to promote the building of Jewish communities , but not necessarily West Bank settlements, at the expense of non-Jewish communities.