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China says U.S. warship violated sovereignty near Scarborough

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U.S. Navy's amphibious assault vehicles with Philippine and U.S. troops on board maneuver in the waters during a combined assault exercise facing the contested Scarborough Shoal in waters off of the Philippines in 2015. Nicole Schwegman said Saturday. In a statement, the Pentagon did not directly comment on the patrol but said the United States routinely carries out "freedom of navigation" operations, a summary of which would be released in an annual report. Read More »

'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments

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He said Mr Durbin and Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of SC were mistaken in indicating that was the case. In an interview on Friday , Perdue had said he didn't remember the president using such language. He gave Congress until March to come up with a legislative fix. "I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use but racist ", Colville said. It should be clear that the house-hole distinction, should it even have existed, would not count as "allowing" Cotton and Perdue to ... Read More »

Robin Van Persie returns to boyhood club Feyenoord after 14 years

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His spell at Fenerbahce was not as fruitful as first hoped - with Van Persie only appearing twice this season, and the club struggling to make an impact domestically since his arrival, qualifying for the Europa League last campaign. The outfit from Rotterdam are managed by van Persie's former Holland teammate Giovanni van Bronckhorst, and are now in fifth in the Dutch top flight. Read More »

Goldman Sachs Group Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €4.50 Price Target

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC owned 0.05% of Nokia Oyj worth $18,836,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.13 EPS. For the current quarter Nokia Corp (NYSE: NOK ) has high EPS estimates of $0.14 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.05. Read More »

Here's what Dr. Jackson had to say about Trump's physical results

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I'm not a racist", Trump told reporters who asked for his response to those who think he is a racist. "Incredible genes, I guess", said Jackson. "I hope you remember me", Durbin began acidly. Protesters during a demonstration against US President Donald Trump during a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), also known as Dream Act, near the Trump Tower in NY. Read More »

Canadians urged to exercise caution during state of emergency in Montego Bay

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James past year, nearly twice as many as in any other parish. Montego Bay , in St. James Parish, is a popular destination for worldwide tourists. British and Canadian authorities are warning their nationals visiting Jamaica's Montego Bay to limit their movements following a state of emergency over violence and shootings in the tourist hotspot. Read More »

Delta sets new guidelines on service animals allowed on board

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The stock increased 0.37% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $26.95. The shares were sold at an average price of $55.15, for a total value of $3,695,050.00. Delta Air Lines ( NYSE DAL ) opened at $60.01 on Wednesday. National Bank & Trust Of America De holds 0% or 7,980 shares in its portfolio. $1.76 million worth of Delta Air Lines, Inc. Read More »

Chrissy Teigen Expecting Baby No. 2 With John Legend!

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The "Lip Sync Battle" star admitted it can be "scary" to see 21-month-old Luna glaring at her parents when they show affection for one another because the tot is so "protective" of her famous father. She also details how the couple underwent in vitro fertilization once again, adding that "we did the harvesting - as they call it - again, where they make the embryos". Read More »

The surest thing in Washington about Trump Year One: exhaustion

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Trump's America First agenda ― and his more isolated stances on trade, immigration and climate change ― also has damaged the USA reputation overseas, Gallup said.to pull the us out of the historic Paris climate pact was especially unpopular, with politicians and worldwide resoundingly. Read More »

House releases transcript of interview tied to Trump dossier

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His interview with the House Intelligence Committee covers much of the same ground. In his testimony, Simpson described how Fusion GPS was retained by Perkins Coie, a law firm representing the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, in the summer of 2016. Read More »

Andre Agassi believes Novak Djokovic can win Australian Open

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Now seeded 14th, Djokovic needed four match points in an eight-minute last game before clinching the win - his 15th straight against Monfils . Federer will meet French 29th seed Richard Gasquet for a place in the last 16 as he continues his bid for a 20th grand slam title. Read More »

North Korea last-minute cancels planned trip to South

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Though the original pre-Olympic talks focused mainly on inter-Korean relations and preparations for the games, the ministry said it will try to push North Korea to the "negotiating table for denuclearization based on the South-North dialogue and global cooperation". Read More »

Could you pass the cognitive test that Donald Trump took recently?

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Dr. David Maron, the director of preventive cardiology at Stanford University's medical school, said he was seriously concerned with Trump's LDL cholesterol levels, which were above 140. Topol disagreed with Gupta about the calcium test, which measures the amount of plaque containing calcium in a person's blood. "That doesn't tell me the risk". Read More »

'Bonhomie between India, China has returned however one must be ready'

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Reacting to questions on the Doklam situation in the wake of various media reports of intense Chinese military activities in the vicinity of the site where India and China had a military stand-off previous year, New Delhi on Friday said it was "keeping a constant vigil" on developments having a bearing on the country's security. Read More »

Aly Raisman gets fierce with Nassar, USOC, and USA Gymnastics

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By the time his sentencing hearing began Tuesday more than 130 victims who saw him during his time as a Michigan State University doctor and the U.S. "Your honor, I ask you to give Larry the strongest possible sentence, which his actions deserve, for by doing so you will send a message to him and to other abusers that they can not get away with their disgusting crimes". Read More »

Maria Sharapova living the dream

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Andre Agassi is backing Novak Djokovic to "absolutely" win the Australian Open and has revealed he isn't even receiving expenses to advise the Serbian superstar. It was about just hanging in there and try to use every opportunity". "I got it for free". Halep will play the victor of the later match between local hope Ashleigh Barty and Naomi Osaka. Read More »

Trump's Doctor Says He'll Live To 200 With Some Slight Dietary Adjustments

In answer to a reporter's question about the president's " mental fitness ", Jackson stated that the president performed "exceedingly well" on his cognitive screening, achieving a ideal score. He also has a total cholesterol of 223, which is higher than recommended, and is taking medication to address that, Jackson said. Jackson said he hopes to bring down the LDL or "bad cholesterol" score with diet, exercise and statin medication. Read More »

Talks Open at Korean Olympic Unity Meeting in Switzerland

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Seoul's Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said that a message was sent to the North via the Panmunjeom border village communications channel around 11:20 a.m. The two countries will field a single women's ice hockey Olympics team, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said, quoting a joint statement by officials from both countries. Read More »

India asks UN to focus on eliminating terror safe havens in Pak

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Pakistan's U.N. Ambassador Maleeha Lodi countered that Afghanistan and its partners, especially the USA, need to address "challenges inside Afghanistan rather than shift the onus for ending the conflict onto others". Armed clashes in Afghanistan in the past year were the highest in a decade and civilian casualties remained at near-record levels. The entire region had been buffeted by the turmoil, drugs and instability radiating from Afghanistan, she said. Read More »

Ex-US Navy officers face negligent homicide charges over ship collisions

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Information from the Associated Press included in this report. Richardson disclosed at a Pentagon news conference November 2 that he had assigned Adm. In addition to the two commanders, three other officers who were aboard the USS Fitzgerald were also charged. Williams was the commander of Task Force 70, which includes the aircraft carriers, destroyers and cruisers in the 7th Fleet, and Bennett was commander of the destroyer squadron. Read More »

Donald Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

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The Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program shields those individuals, often called the Dreamers, from deportation. The row broke out after Republican and Democratic lawmakers visited the President in the Oval Office on Thursday to work on a proposal for an immigration deal. Read More »

Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

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The stories that Republicans tell themselves to justify their partnership with, or obedience to, the President are not just absurd; they are pathetic. Durbin appeared in a press conference to say the president made the comment in question and more while speaking on certain countries. Perdue and Sen. Read More »

What You Need to Know About the 2018 Women's March

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Authorities have kept details confidential about security at the 40,000-seat stadium. Only previous year, U.S. Sen. Other women running for Congress include newcomer Chrissy Houlahan, who hopes to unseat a Republican in suburban Philadelphia, and Sara Jacobs, a former aide to Barack Obama, seeking the Southern California seat held by retiring Republican U.S. Read More »

Chief Justice Hears PILs on Judge Loya Death Case On Monday

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A bench comprising of Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice D Y Chandrachud said in their order on Friday that the matter would be listed on 22 January for hearing by an "appropriate bench". The court had earlier termed as "serious matter" the issue of Loya's death and had asked Maharashtra government to file certain documents, including the autopsy report. Read More »

President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

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Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and his promotion of the story as false. On Sunday, Trump said: "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" The Czech-American, who is also the mother of Trump's children Donald Trump Jr and Eric, also revealed her shock when her ex-husband won the USA presidential election. Read More »

Doctor Says Trump Aced Cognitive Test

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His comments come as congressional leaders of both parties and top White House officials continue to negotiate an agreement to fund the government days before it is set to run out of money . Trump was then described as being "in excellent health". "Some people have great genetics". "I've always been more of a believer in diet 'cause I'm strong, you know?" Responding to questions from host Piers Morgan about whether she considered Trump to be racist, Ivana said: "I don't think Donald is ... Read More »

Steve Bannon refuses lawmakers' questions, following 'White House instructions'

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The White House and lawmakers haggled Thursday over what former chief strategist Steve Bannon and other top aides to President Donald Trump can tell Congress as it investigates possible connections with Russian Federation. "I think it's more than appropriate for the Mueller people to explore anything they're interested in", said Attorney Cobb, who maintained he is focused on "getting the facts out". Read More »