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So no, I don't think Lieberman exactly has his finger on the pulse of the Democratic Party but it's cute that Fox is letting him play. AOC knows that - hell, she represents that - and judging by Joe's inane comments to somebody as far right wing as Cavuto...
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    The official news agency SANA reported that Syrian air defense batteries opened fire on "hostile Israel missiles" and intercepted " most " of them. "The results of the assault were limited to the targeting of a warehouse at Damascus International Airport", the source added. However, the Arab country's air defense systems have thwarted most of the attacks.
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    May's rescheduling to January appears to have had little impact on the projected result of the vote , with Election Maps UK forecasting defeat by 205 votes. Mrs May has warned of a "catastrophic" breach of trust if Brexit is thwarted. Mr Corbyn has said his party wants to have a general election, a possibility Mr Blackford said the SNP would be prepared for.
  • Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkey's economy if they attack Kurds

    Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkey's economy if they attack Kurds

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    Earlier this week, an administration official told CNN that the first United States military ground equipment has been withdrawn from the war-torn country. Trump's decision to call back US troops in Syria, who were first deployed in 2015, was followed a day later by the resignation of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, who wrote a letter to the president saying he had the right to have a secretary of defense "whose views are better aligned with yours".
  • President Trump Allegedly Hid Details From Putin Meetings

    President Trump Allegedly Hid Details From Putin Meetings

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    And the investigation was whether you were actively working for Russian Federation or unwittingly. Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee. According to the Post , Trump's alleged behavior is "is at odds with the known practices of previous presidents", who, when meeting with individuals like Putin, for example, "relied on senior aides to witness meetings and take comprehensive notes then shared with other officials and departments".
  • Community invited to write Jayme Closs letters

    Community invited to write Jayme Closs letters

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    Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says Patterson extensively plotted the attack to the point where he shaved his head to avoid leaving forensic evidence behind. Mr Fitzgerald noted police information was "limited" and Jayme was still being interviewed, but she had been medically cleared and released from hospital.
  • Syria withdrawal already under way

    Syria withdrawal already under way

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    Maria Zakharova, a Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, said it was important for Syrian Kurds and the Syrian government to start talking to each other in light of the USA withdrawal plans. In tweets , Trump claimed that " Russia , Iran and Syria have been the biggest beneficiaries of the long term USA policy of destroying ISIS in Syria".
  • China's Huawei fires employee detained in Poland

    China's Huawei fires employee detained in Poland

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    The company said it has "decided to terminate the employment of Mr. Wang Weijing , who was arrested on suspicion of breaking Polish law". The Chinese Foreign Ministry said Friday that it has asked Poland to handle the case fairly and protect the rights and safety of the Chinese suspect.
  • ‘I’m Here To Serve’: New Broward Sheriff Gregory Tony On New Position

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    During the campaign, DeSantis originally said he would suspend Israel , but then backed off slightly, saying he would hold officeholders accountable. Sheriff Israel repeatedly defended their actions and his own when asked about the failures by the investigating commission. An investigative report released last week by a public safety commission detailed the failings of law enforcement officers in response to the shooting.
  • Alleged Kidnapper Had No Known Connection With Closs Family, Police Say

    Alleged Kidnapper Had No Known Connection With Closs Family, Police Say

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    Fitzgerald said it's not clear whether Patterson, who is unemployed, owns the home, or how he kept Jayme there. Almost three years ago, Patterson worked for one day at the same meat products facility where Jayme's parents also worked - the Jennie-O Turkey Store plant in Barron - the company's president said.
  • Trump Says He Expects US, Russia to Eventually Restore Good Relations

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    They cited Comey's handling of the probe into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, a controversy that many believe helped Trump defeat the Democratic nominee in the 2016 presidential election. They discussed a range of options, including Rosenstein wearing a wire while speaking with Trump, which Rosenstein later denied. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders called the report "outrageously inaccurate" and said that Trump has taken a stricter ...
  • U.S. shutdown breaks all-time record

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    In the Democrats' weekly address, Representative Scott Peters, who represents a district in San Diego County, California, outlined border security measures such as radar and surveillance via drones, and said "let's re-open the government and talk about these ideas".
  • Winter storm slams mid-Atlantic states after walloping Midwest

    Winter storm slams mid-Atlantic states after walloping Midwest

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    A winter storm had dropped more than seven inches of snow on Kansas City, Missouri , by 6am on January 12, according to the National Weather Service . A few major East Coast cities are likely to see some impact, including Washington, Baltimore and Philadelphia, and there is a possibility for light accumulation in NY along the northern edge of the storm.
  • Fisheries officers to deal with seals invading northern Newfoundland town

    Fisheries officers to deal with seals invading northern Newfoundland town

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    It is relatively unusual to find a group of that size on shore, he said, but not unheard of. They've been residents here now for one full week and it looks like they're not going anywhere real fast. Previously, she said, an officer had to come in from the office in St. Anthony, 140 kilometres away. Two seals were killed after being hit by a auto.