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Feb 16, 2019

The other times a president declared a national emergency, in photos


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Feb 16, 2019

Shooting rampage highlights scourge of workplace gun violence
Gary Martin opened fire with a Smith & Wesson on the day he was fired from the Henry Pratt Co. in Aurora, Illinois, killing five workers and wounding five police officers.

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Feb 16, 2019

Democratic contenders step up calls for gun control legislation following Illinois shooting
As the nation once again grappled with the tragedy and shock of another workplace shooting rampage, the 2020 Democratic candidates decried the failure of Congress to move gun control legislation — calling for immediate action to keep Americans safe.

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Feb 16, 2019

Immunotherapies could change kidney cancer care, studies suggest
The way doctors typically approach kidney cancer treatment could be evolving.

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Feb 16, 2019

Beto O'Rourke: Walls don't save lives, they end lives
During a speech to the US Hispanic Leadership Institute in Chicago, former Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) addressed President Trump's national emergency declaration for a border wall.

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Feb 16, 2019

Five police officers were wounded in the shooting


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Feb 16, 2019

Two victims of the Illinois shooting attended a school that just marked the anniversary of another mass shooting
On Thursday, the sound of bells rang out on the campus of Northern Illinois University to mark 11 years since five students were killed in a mass shooting.

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Feb 16, 2019

How four veteran lawmakers saved the budget deal and avoided a second shutdown
Richard Shelby needed a drink. As the top Republican negotiator in Congress, the powerful Appropriations Committee chairman had spent the past few days hammering out the contours of a bipartisan spending bill to avert a second government shutdown.

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Feb 16, 2019

The gunman started shooting in meeting where he was being fired, using a gun he carried illegally, police say
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

Curry brothers put bet on NBA 3-point contest


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Feb 16, 2019

NFL star addresses differences with his team's QB


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Feb 16, 2019

Pro golfer says he'll apologize to caddie and pay remainder of the $50,000 he requested


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Feb 16, 2019

NBA launching league in Africa, Obama involved


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Feb 16, 2019

The woman in the New Jersey Memorial Day melee pleads guilty to disorderly conduct
A woman whose violent arrest by New Jersey officers last Memorial Day weekend was captured in a video that went viral will serve probation under a plea deal and stay off local beaches for a year, her lawyer said.

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Feb 16, 2019

R.E.M. blasts Trump's retweeting video that uses 'Everybody Hurts' to mock Democrats
President Donald Trump's long list of Twitter foes has a new addition.

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Feb 16, 2019

NBAer: Rather be bad-mouthed than irrelevant


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Feb 16, 2019

LeBron: 'I kneel with Kap'


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Feb 16, 2019

Curry brother engaged to NBA coach's daughter


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Feb 16, 2019

GM rejected his star player's trade demand. Now he's out of a job


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Feb 16, 2019

Comedian wins MVP in celebrity game


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Feb 16, 2019

These are the victims of the mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois
Police have released the names of the victims in Friday's mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois.

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Feb 16, 2019

The gunman, who was not supposed to own a gun because of a previous conviction, shot at several men while he was being fired
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

The gunman started shooting during a meeting in which he was being fired, using a gun he carried illegally, police say
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

Top Presidents Day discounts and deals to shop now


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Feb 16, 2019

Learn a new skill with discounted courses


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Feb 16, 2019

Olympian overcomes illness to take 4-straight title


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Feb 16, 2019

Save big on your wardrobe during J.Crew's sale


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Feb 16, 2019

Atmospheric rivers are pulling California out of drought and piling on the snow
When 2019 started, California's snowpack was at 67%. Now it's at over 136% and rising.

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Feb 16, 2019

Building collapses in St. Petersburg
A building collapsed in St. Petersburg on Saturday afternoon, a spokesperson for the Russian Ministry of Emergency told CNN.

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Feb 16, 2019

Opinion: Where Robert E. Lee's portrait belongs


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Feb 16, 2019

You shared your views on fraternities. We heard you
The first fraternity began in 1775 at the College of William & Mary. Now known as Phi Beta Kappa, it long ago abandoned its fraternal secrecy in favor of its current character as an honor society.

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Feb 16, 2019

You shared your views on frats. We heard you
The first fraternity began in 1775 at the College of William & Mary. Now known as Phi Beta Kappa, it long ago abandoned its fraternal secrecy in favor of its current character as an honor society.

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Feb 16, 2019

Leaders of parade want you to know their 'black makeup is NOT blackface'
When one of New Orleans' most cherished parades rolls next month, float riders -- African-American and white -- will greet the screaming throngs wearing lofty feather headdresses, crinkly grass skirts and the sort of black face paint that most anywhere else might draw gasps and cries of racism.

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Feb 16, 2019

CNN host shuts down commentator on Trump lie
CNN anchor Victor Blackwell shuts down Republican commentator Joseph Borelli over Trump's repeated lie that his administration has built new wall or fencing along the US-Mexico border.

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Feb 16, 2019

Shooter in deadly Illinois rampage had a gun with a laser sight, witness says
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage Friday at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers and an employee injured, police said.

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Feb 16, 2019

Pence calls on European allies to withdraw from Iran deal as Merkel defends decision
Vice President Mike Pence called on European allies to abandon the Iran nuclear deal while speaking at the Munich Security Conference, shortly after German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended Germany's decision to stand by the deal.

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Feb 16, 2019

Where Robert E. Lee's portrait belongs
I was seated across from a senior cadet at West Point, marveling at her energy, idealism and desire to serve after she reached out to me for career advice. While I'm an older white male, the young, mixed-race woman reminded me so much of myself some three decades ago.

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Feb 16, 2019

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Feb 16, 2019

Governor blasts TV station for piece about her appearance
Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) slams a Detroit news station for covering discussions on social media over her appearance during her State of the State speech.

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Feb 16, 2019

Vatican dismisses top US cardinal
The Vatican has dismissed US cardinal Theodore McCarrick after a Church trial found him guilty of sexually abusing minors.

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Feb 16, 2019

Is the Airbus A380 destined for a giant scrapheap?
A whopping great beast of an aircraft, the double-decker Airbus A380 -- the biggest passenger airplane the world has ever known -- is an incredible sight whether on land or in the air.

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Feb 16, 2019

Steph Curry surprises fans at his old stomping ground
NBA superstar Steph Curry stops by his old stomping ground of Davidson College in North Carolina to surprise fans.

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Feb 16, 2019

Steph Curry's mom hits underhand half-court shot


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Feb 16, 2019

In photos: National emergencies in place now


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Feb 16, 2019

Bryan Adams is not Ryan Adams
Yes, they are musicians who share the same last name and the same birthday, but Bryan Adams is not Ryan Adams.

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Feb 16, 2019

Analysis: Why Trump wants you to be afraid of high speed trains
In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

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Feb 16, 2019

He said he doesn't like the idea of taking away your car to 'hop on a train to California.' But this was a complete mischaracterization of the Green New Deal proposal
In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

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Feb 16, 2019

Why Trump wants you afraid of high speed trains
In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

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Feb 16, 2019

Why Trump wants you to be afraid of high speed trains
In President Donald Trump's world, Democrats are after your cars and want to force everyone onto trains.

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Feb 16, 2019

Facebook suspends Russian backed viral video company aimed at American millennials
Three online video channels designed to appeal to millennials have collected tens of millions of views on Facebook since September. But the pages pushing the videos do not disclose that they are backed by the Russian government.

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Feb 16, 2019

Trump's tariffs have helped steel companies. Workers are still waiting.
American steel companies are planning to reopen several mills this year, adding jobs across the country, thanks in part to President Donald Trump's tariffs.

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Feb 16, 2019

Trump's tariffs helped steel companies. Workers await.
American steel companies are planning to reopen several mills this year, adding jobs across the country, thanks in part to President Donald Trump's tariffs.

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Feb 16, 2019

Analysis: Trump keeps trying to win a base he's already won, while forgetting everyone else
First things first: The theme song of the week is Law & Order theme song by Mike Post.

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Feb 16, 2019

Analysis: Trump keeps trying to win a base he's won, while forgetting everyone else
First things first: The theme song of the week is Law & Order theme song by Mike Post.

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Feb 16, 2019

Missionaries and nurses trapped in Haiti as protests sweep country
A group of 24 Canadian missionaries and another of nurses are among visitors stranded in Haiti by ongoing street protests sweeping through the Caribbean country.

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Feb 16, 2019

Fact-checking Trump's speech
President Donald Trump on Friday signed a national emergency declaration to address "an invasion of our country with drugs, with human traffickers, with all types of criminals and gangs." He also spoke about a wide variety of issues, including trade with China and the national debt.

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Feb 16, 2019

Audience at 'Hamilton' erupts into chaos
A medical emergency caused mass panic and chaos in the audience at an evening performance of "Hamilton" at the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco.

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Feb 16, 2019

Chaos erupts at 'Hamilton' show
A medical emergency caused mass panic and chaos in the audience at an evening performance of "Hamilton" at the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco.

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Feb 16, 2019

ISIS now controls just 700 square meters in Syria, says SDF
ISIS now controls an area of Syria measuring just 700 square meters, a commander with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said Saturday.

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Feb 16, 2019

This is the CVS of the future
This is what it looks like when a drug store chain and a health insurer merge.

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Feb 16, 2019

MLBer says players will strike, barring change


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Feb 16, 2019

She used to scrub toilets. Now her book about it is a best-seller
Five years ago, Stephanie Land was slumped over on her hands and knees scrubbing a bathtub. The single mom was a semester away from graduating college and pregnant with a second child.

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Feb 16, 2019

Mike Pence's hypocritical outrage
This has been a busy week at the moral outrage salad bar.

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Feb 16, 2019

Deer infected with chronic wasting disease
Chronic wasting disease has been detected in wild deer, elk or moose in 24 states, with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warning hunters to avoid handling or eating potentially infected meat.

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Feb 16, 2019

Save big on language courses this Presidents Day


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Feb 16, 2019

Stock up on classic wardrobe pieces during Kenneth Cole's massive Presidents Day sale


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Feb 16, 2019

Your guide to Presidents Day tech sales: Score savings on phones, laptops, tablets and more


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Feb 16, 2019

2 men escape from a Mississippi jail. One of them pleaded guilty to murder
Two inmates are on the run after they escaped from a jail in Mississippi, including one who pleaded guilty to murder, authorities said.

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Feb 16, 2019

Within 90 minutes, a man being let go from his job at an Illinois business killed five employees and wounded five officers
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

Within 90 minutes, a man being let go from his job killed five employees and wounded five officers
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

Vatican defrocks top US cardinal McCarrick over sexual abuse allegations
The Vatican has dismissed US cardinal Theodore McCarrick after a Church trial found him guilty of sexually abusing minors.

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Feb 16, 2019

A man being let go from his job at an Illinois business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace, killing five employees and hurting five officers
A man who was being let go from his job at a manufacturing business went on a shooting rampage at his workplace in Illinois, leaving five workers dead and five officers injured.

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Feb 16, 2019

Michelle Obama shares funny mom texts
Michelle Obama gets "mom text" after Grammys: Did you meet any "real stars?" Jeanne Moos reports.

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Feb 16, 2019

The cycle of inaction after mass shootings
When tragedy strikes in the form of a mass shooting, families grieve, politicians react, and no further action is usually taken.

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Feb 16, 2019

NBA unveils jersey that can change names


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Feb 16, 2019

Fastest way to pay off $10,000 in credit card debt


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Feb 16, 2019

The instrument that spots killer asteroids
Astronomers have it rough. Their job is to scan the heavens, looking for something interesting. But often they see the same thing, night after night. After all, stars can burn placidly and essentially unchanged for billions of years. An unlucky astronomer could spend a lifetime turning his or her telescope here and there and, except for the march of the planets and an occasional comet crossing the sky, see nothing new.

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Feb 16, 2019

NBA legends discuss who is the greatest player


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Feb 16, 2019

Maryland judge overturns $37M awarded to family of woman killed in police standoff
A judge has overturned a more than $37 million verdict awarded to the family of a woman killed in an armed standoff with Baltimore County police.

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Feb 16, 2019

113 tourists will be evacuated from Haiti because of violent street protests
More than 100 tourists stranded in Haiti will be sent home on a rescue flight, after their travels were disrupted by violent anti-government protests in the Caribbean country.

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Feb 16, 2019

Maryland judge overturns $37 million awarded to family of woman killed in police standoff
A judge has overturned a more than $37 million verdict awarded to the family of a woman killed in an armed standoff with Baltimore County police.

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Feb 16, 2019

Kushner readies for spring launch of US Middle East peace plan
The United States is beginning to prep allies for a spring rollout of its plan for Middle East peace, with President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, outlining the timing and methodology of the plan at the Middle East security conference in Warsaw, Poland.

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Feb 16, 2019

NBA Hall of Famer showed off in celebrity game


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Feb 16, 2019

MLBer says players will '100 percent' go on strike, barring change


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Feb 16, 2019

Cuomo and Lemon blast GOP hypocrisy 'on steroids'
CNN's Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon question why Republicans spent years calling out President Obama for using executive action but are mostly supportive of President Trump doing the same thing.

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Feb 16, 2019

Cuomo and Lemon hit 'unfathomable' hypocrisy by GOP
CNN's Chris Cuomo and Don Lemon question why Republicans spent years calling out President Obama for using executive action but are mostly supportive of President Trump doing the same thing.

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Feb 16, 2019

Five employees were killed and five officers were hurt in the shooting at a manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois


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Feb 16, 2019

Biden to showcase foreign policy credentials with 2020 decision looming
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday will return to a familiar place on the world stage, delivering remarks at an annual gathering of political leaders and security experts in Munich, Germany, as he draws closer to a decision about whether to run for president in 2020.

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Feb 16, 2019

Witnesses describe confusion, chaos at Aurora shooting
John Probst says he recognized the gunman.

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Feb 16, 2019

Aurora police chief: Those who died did not deserve this
The gunman at the Illinois manufacturing business where five employees were killed and five police officers were wounded was being let go by the company, according to Aurora Police Chief Kristen Ziman.

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Feb 16, 2019

Analysis: China threat 'panic' in the US
With the shock election of anti-globalist Donald Trump to the US presidency still fresh in their minds, international leaders watched with anticipation as Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped up to the podium at Davos in January 2017.

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Feb 16, 2019

China threat 'panic' in the US
With the shock election of anti-globalist Donald Trump to the US presidency still fresh in their minds, international leaders watched with anticipation as Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped up to the podium at Davos in January 2017.

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Feb 16, 2019

Suspicion of China's government is growing across the globe
With the shock election of anti-globalist Donald Trump to the US presidency still fresh in their minds, international leaders watched with anticipation as Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped up to the podium at Davos in January 2017.

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Feb 15, 2019

2 arrested in connection with attack on 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett are released
Two suspects have been arrested in the attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, Chicago Police Department said Friday.

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Feb 15, 2019

The USA's most artsy city is ...
Providence, Rhode Island, is the biggest city in America's smallest state, and it often gets lost between two of its neighbors, bustling Boston and elegant Newport. But coming to New England and skipping this city is a major travel mistake.

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Feb 15, 2019

Payless is closing all of its US shoe stores
Payless is the latest retail chain to close up shop in the United States.

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Feb 15, 2019

Suspect in shooting at a manufacturing plant in Aurora, Illinois, had lost his job with the company, police say


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Feb 15, 2019

2 arrested in connection with attack on 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett are released without charge
Two suspects have been arrested in the attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, Chicago Police Department said Friday.

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Feb 15, 2019

Prosecutors say they have communications of Stone with WikiLeaks
Prosecutors said for the first time that they have evidence of Roger Stone communicating with WikiLeaks, according to a new court filing from special counsel prosecutors.

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Feb 15, 2019

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