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House Holds 1st Open Hearing In Trump Impeachment Inquiry

House Holds 1st Open Hearing In Trump Impeachment Inquiry

4 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

Acting U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent are testifying in a follow-up to their closed-door depositions. Watch live...
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Car bomb explosion kills seven in Afghan capital Kabul

6 minutes ago   |   National Post

KABUL - At least seven people were killed and 10 others, including four foreign nationals, were wounded in Kabul on Wednesday, when a van packed with explosive targeted a...
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Israel kills 9 Gazans, say Palestinians, as Islamic Jihad launches rockets

6 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

JERUSALEM/GAZA - Israeli air strikes killed nine Palestinians in Gaza on Wednesday, medical officials said, raising the Palestinian death toll to 19 over a two-day escalation...
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House Holds 1st Open Hearing In Trump Impeachment Inquiry

House Holds 1st Open Hearing In Trump Impeachment Inquiry

16 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

Acting U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent are testifying in a follow-up to their closed-door depositions. Watch live...
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What to Expect in Public Hearings on the Trump Impeachment Inquiry

16 minutes ago   |   NY Times

William B. Taylor Jr., the top American diplomat in Ukraine, and George P. Kent, a senior State Department official in charge of Ukraine policy, are set to appear for joint...
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India heading for ‘tremendous' growth & Moody's downgrade is wrong, says legendary investor Mark Mobius

India heading for ‘tremendous' growth & Moody's downgrade is wrong, says legendary investor Mark Mobius

18 minutes ago   |   RT

The decision by rating agency Moody's to change its outlook on India from stable to negative was a mistake, since the country is enjoying “incredible” growth compared to many...
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Spanish police seeking Venezuelan ex-spymaster

24 minutes ago   |   National Post

MADRID - Spanish police said on Wednesday they were searching for Venezuela's former military intelligence chief Hugo Carvajal, days after local media including EFE news agency...
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Flooding will ‘leave an indelible wound' on Venice as city battles 2nd highest tide in history

Flooding will ‘leave an indelible wound' on Venice as city battles 2nd highest tide in history

30 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The historic city of Venice has been flooded by the second-highest tide recorded in the city's history, with Mayor Brugnaro vowing to declare a state of emergency as...
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B.C. government grappling with multiple labour disputes by public-sector unions

1 hour ago   |   National Post

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government faces a "difficult balancing act" in dealing with labour strife among public-sector unions representing bus drivers in Metro...
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Shocking VIDEO shows Hong Kong mob savagely beating woman with metal rods

Shocking VIDEO shows Hong Kong mob savagely beating woman with metal rods

1 hour ago   |   RT

A disturbing video shows a woman being surrounded and beaten by masked protesters in Hong Kong. The unsettling footage comes as authorities struggle to clamp down on worsening...
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Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Milk? Probably not anymore. America's largest milk producer, Dean Foods, filed for bankruptcy Tuesday as more people are choosing to ditch the household staple for... Read more ...

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

The Department of Justice has awarded $100 million to several programs to help combat human trafficking and provide vital services to trafficking victims across the country. Read more ...

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Doctors have performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the U.S. for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping. Read more ...

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Video shows the bus driver scooping up the girl and putting the two on the bus for warmth. Read more ...

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers in January 2017, will take part Saturday in a private workout organized by the league. Read more ...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

The officer was suspended without pay for 30 days. Read more ...

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta

Former President Jimmy Carter is out of surgery after being hospitalized in Atlanta, the Carter Center announced Monday. Read more ...

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as new manager, per report

Giants hire Gabe Kapler as new manager, per report

The Phillies fired Kapler in October. Read more ...

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

The fate of hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children will be on the line Tuesday, when the Supreme Court hears arguments on... Read more ...

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

The Supreme Court is letting a lawsuit proceed against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Read more ...