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Despite the reporters' ignorance of the "breadth of the subpoena", Schmidt and Haberman assert that the subpoena applies to "all records related to Russian Federation and other topics he is investigating [.]" This is another way of saying they don't know what documents Mueller has subpoenaed.
  • Mattis Says Some Taliban Factions Might Be Interested In Peace Talks

    Mattis Says Some Taliban Factions Might Be Interested In Peace Talks

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    Ghani said at the palace that President Donald Trump's new South Asia strategy, adopted in August, allows Afghan officials to tell their people that talking about peace with the Taliban "is not tantamount to surrender or to collapse". Mattis said that drawing the Taliban into a peace deal negotiation table with the central government was the only way to bring stability to the war-torn country.
  • Marquette will face Dayton in 2018 NCAA Championship

    Marquette will face Dayton in 2018 NCAA Championship

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    In the first game of the NIT, the top-seeded Irish (21-14, 8-10 ACC) were able to stay focused, knocking off No. 8 seed Hampton by a score of 84-63. "Going into this tournament, anything can happen". They have the No. 1 overall seed, Virginia, as well as this year's SEC powerhouses Kentucky and Tennessee.
  • Melrose increases hostile bid for GKN to US$11 billion

    Melrose increases hostile bid for GKN to US$11 billion

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    The turnaround specialist, which launched a hostile bid earlier this year following GKN's rejection of tis takeover approach, noted that "all recent attempts to engage in constructive discussions have been refused by the GKN Board". As part of its new, final offer, Melrose only increased the share element of its deal. It said it study the new offer. The deadline for GKN shareholders to accept its offer is March 29, it said.
  • Sessions mulling firing FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe before he retires

    Sessions mulling firing FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe before he retires

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    The Justice Department's Office of Professional Responsibility said McCabe made misleading comments about the interview later and has recommended McCabe be dismissed, according to the Washington Post and New York Times . Attorney General Jeff Sessions is considering firing former Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe before he officially retires, a move that could deprive McCabe of pension benefits.
  • Bus Carrying Texas Students Plunges Into Alabama Ravine, 1 Dead

    Bus Carrying Texas Students Plunges Into Alabama Ravine, 1 Dead

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    A video of the crash shot in the early morning showed a bus on its side in a grassy aqueduct or ravine as rescuers with flashlights scoured the area. The injured passengers, including one listed in critical condition and five in serious condition, were taken by helicopter and ambulance to 10 hospitals in Alabama and Florida, Mack said.
  • West Ham given deadline to explain pitch invasion

    West Ham given deadline to explain pitch invasion

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    Anything from playing behind closed doors to lifetime bans for supporters is on the table. And responding to a comment detailing how much Spurs will charge, Roberts took a pop at West Ham's London Stadium, which has been criticised for the distance fans are from the pitch; the London Stadium is also used for athletics.
  • Now I Get It: Tillerson makes 20: High-profile White House departures

    Now I Get It: Tillerson makes 20: High-profile White House departures

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    When she was named deputy director past year, intelligence officers who served with her and congressional officials said that in 2002, during Republican former President George W. Tillerson's replacement, CIA Director Mike Pompeo , is likely to get along better with White House. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell praised Trump's move to nominate Pompeo, calling the director the flawless choice to lead the nation through a series of diplomatic negotiations over the coming year.
  • Houston Astros Visit Trump in Honor of World Series Win

    Houston Astros Visit Trump in Honor of World Series Win

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    President Donald Trump says he wants to make changes to certain gun laws and improve overall safety inside of schools to prevent more shootings. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Trump still backs some of those changes, including new age limits, but is focusing on measures that can get through the US Congress.
  • We will stand up to 'trade war' bullies — European Union commissioner

    We will stand up to 'trade war' bullies — European Union commissioner

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    At a time of rebound in global economic growth, the decision of US President Donald Trump to impose import tariffs on steel and aluminium, in line with his stance of anti-globalisation, has the potential to trigger a trade war. The EU trading bloc is seeking exemption from the tariffs. Brussels has warned Trump that it will impose countermeasures if he forces them to pay his new tariffs.
  • England will be gunning for Grand Slam revenge - Sexton

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    Farrell was captaining the side for the first time following an injury to Dylan Hartley, and congratulated France on their performance. The Welsh now occupy second spot on 11 points, one more than England and France. In front of the French posts, the England backs were poised for an overlap but a knock-on in a ruck finally ended the match and England's two-year reign.
  • India's arms imports from USA up by 550%

    India's arms imports from USA up by 550%

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    Aude Fleurant, director of the SIPRI Arms and Military Expenditure Programme, said that US arms sales surged to their highest level since the 1990s under the administration of former President Barack Obama. Arms imports by Egypt-the third largest importer in 2013-17-grew by 215 per cent between 2008-12 and 2013-17. The United Arab Emirates was the fourth largest importer, while Qatar (the 20th largest arms importer) increased its arms imports and signed several major deals in that ...
  • Was Meghan Markle's beret a nod to Princess Diana?

    Was Meghan Markle's beret a nod to Princess Diana?

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    Since her engagement to Prince Harry , Markle has been embraced by the British public. According to reports, Meghan wanted her mum to fill her dad's shoes on her big day - but the Royals have suggested that William do it instead. "Through exchanging ideas, and seeing life from other perspectives, we grow in understanding and work more collaboratively toward a common future", said the Queen .
  • US's trading partners united in their condemnation of Trump's tariffs

    US's trading partners united in their condemnation of Trump's tariffs

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    Europe's main steel federation said Trump's reasons for slapping tariffs on steel and aluminum are absurd and warned that the move could cost tens of thousands of jobs across the continent. But if no deal is reached in negotiations among the three countries that began in August, "then we're going to terminate NAFTA and we'll start all over again or we'll just do it a different way", Trump added.
  • Gun control: U.S. justice department moves to ban rapid-fire bump stocks

    Gun control: U.S. justice department moves to ban rapid-fire bump stocks

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    The plan does not address a number of issues supported by gun control advocates, including a ban on bump stocks or raising the minimum age required to purchase a rifle to 21. Those who want to see the devices regulated say legislation would be a far easier and more effective way to ban them, as a change in regulation is surely to be met with legal challenges from manufacturers.
  • Georgia parts ways with Mark Fox

    Georgia parts ways with Mark Fox

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    Mark Fox is out after nine years of coaching the Georgia Bulldogs, according to an ESPN report. Crean has spent this season working as an ESPN analyst, and he's also being connected to many other open jobs. Fox led Georgia to two NCAA Tournament appearances during his nine-year stint. Sources told CBS Sports one name sure to surface as a possible replacement is former IN coach Tom Crean.
  • Theni forest fire: 65 trapped in Kurangani hills, deaths feared

    Theni forest fire: 65 trapped in Kurangani hills, deaths feared

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    In a series of tweets, she also said two helicopters of the Indian Air Force from its Sulur base near Coimbatore were being sent to assist in the rescue operations. Vijayalakshmi, one of the trekker from Chennai , who has escaped from the fire said that the fire started to spread from the downhills when they were having lunch.
  • Trump says he's working with Australia on tariff exemption

    Trump says he's working with Australia on tariff exemption

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    Dr Dean discounted the military "alliance" between the nations as a big a factor in the tariff exemption, noting Australian leaders had attempted to leverage the United States strategic partnership for trade agreements since the 1960s, particularly former Prime Minister John Howard and the Australia-USA free trade agreement of 2004.
  • Steel standoff: EU, Japan trade chiefs meet Trump envoy

    Steel standoff: EU, Japan trade chiefs meet Trump envoy

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    The list included: steel, agricultural and industrial products Bourbon, peanut butter, orange juice and cranberries. European Union officials said that while they shared US concerns about overcapacity in the steel sector, tariffs were not the answer, and stressed Europe's historic ties to the United States.
  • Trump tariffs: European Union wants clarity on exemption

    Trump tariffs: European Union wants clarity on exemption

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    At the meeting in Brussels, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom and Japanese counterpart Hiroshige Seko discussed the tariffs as part of a trilateral effort to combat unfair trade practices. Trade representatives for Japan and the European Union met with the US trade representative Saturday in an effort to avoid a trade war over President Donald Trump's new tariffs on aluminum and steel.
  • Local schools planning for Wednesday walkouts

    Local schools planning for Wednesday walkouts

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    A representative from the company asked if they'd consider sending cards to the students as they return to school but Hardin said they wanted to do something more. The walkout is planned to last 17 minutes to honor the 17 students and staff killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last month in the deadliest school shooting in five years.
  • KFD: Change Clocks, Change Smoke Detector Batteries Too

    KFD: Change Clocks, Change Smoke Detector Batteries Too

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    Firefighters say it's also important to check the back of your smoke detector for it's "born on" date because smoke detectors expire after 10 years. "The annual change to daylight saving time is the ideal opportunity to make sure your smoke alarms are working properly", Hudgens said.
  • Amber Rudd to chair Cobra meeting over poisoning of Russian spy

    Amber Rudd to chair Cobra meeting over poisoning of Russian spy

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    Sergei Skripal , 66, who passed Russian secrets to Britain, and his daughter Yulia, 33, have been in intensive care since they were found slumped unconscious on a bench on Sunday afternoon in the quiet cathedral city of Salisbury . Sergei Skripal was a former Russian spy working for MI6Who is Sergei Skripal ? Mr Skripal served four years of a 13 year sentence in Russian Federation after he was caught spying for MI6 and was released as part of a spy exchange in 2010, then given ...
  • Florida lawmakers pass gun-school safety bill 3 weeks after massacre

    Florida lawmakers pass gun-school safety bill 3 weeks after massacre

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    A Florida bill to tighten gun controls has been approved by the state's second legislative body - now only a veto by the Governor can stop it becoming law. Scott told reporters he would "review the bill line by line" and consult with victims' families before deciding his position. Both the state House and Senate are controlled by Republicans .
  • UN Secretary, Rex Tillerson, praises Kenyatta's 'positive steps'

    UN Secretary, Rex Tillerson, praises Kenyatta's 'positive steps'

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    The truce comes months after Kenyans went to two violent elections in the last quarter of 2017. Mr Odinga has sworn himself in as the "people's president" and refused to recognise Mr Kenyatta as head of state. Political analyst and writer Patrick Gathara said such a dialogue is still needed despite Friday's meeting. Kalonzo Musyoka, Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula have all maintained that they were neither informed nor consulted about the meeting but only came to learn of it on ...