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People Led Mission in Afghanistan Lacks Troops for New Strategy
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The revised number of troops will now be at 16,000 - half of them from the US. Hoping to add to its deterrent factor against Russia, NATO defence ministers agreed to create an Atlantic command and a logistics command to help respond more quickly to threats in Europe, officials said.

People Former DACA recipient arrested twice at US-Mexico border
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Immigration officials responded with a much different account of Montes's case, reporting that border agents had arrested him after he climbed over the border fence from Mexico into California. Montes claims he was wrongfully removed from Mexico despite his protected status. Both the Department of Homeland Security and Montes' lawsuit agree that he was arrested trying to re-enter the U.S.

People Trump's former bodyguard reportedly said the Russian Federation dossier is 'bulls
Author: 0 Trump's former bodyguard reportedly said the Russian Federation dossier is 'bulls

Schiller recalled declining a Russian pageant participant's offer to "send five women" to Trump's hotel room. Schiller said he viewed the offer as a joke, and responded that they "don't do that type of stuff". "It is outrageous that the very Committee that is conducting an investigation into leaks-purportedly in the public interest-is itself leaking information and defaming cooperative witnesses like Mr.

People Boy with dairy allergy dies after school allegedly gives him cheese sandwich
Author: 0 Boy with dairy allergy dies after school allegedly gives him cheese sandwich

A three-year-old boy in New York City died on 3 November after he went into anaphylactic shock when he was allegedly given a grilled cheese sandwich in his school, according to a GoFundMe page for the child. The friend wrote on GoFundMe , "Elijah leaves behind his heartbroken mother Dina, father Thomas, and 5-year-old brother Sebastian". City officials said that staff will be sent to the pre-K on Thursday in order to help parents find alternatives.

People House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte To Retire
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U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte will not seek re-election in 2018. He first took office in January of 1993 and was a member of numerous committees during his tenure in Congress. Democrat Peter Volosin , of Roanoke, and independent Michael Frend , of Waynesboro, have announced plans to seek Goodlatte's seat. Goodlatte's decision makes him the 25th Republican congressman to announce his retirement this year, including two other term-limited chairs: House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb ...

People Roy Moore Allegedly Had Sexual Encounter With A 14-Year-Old Girl
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One woman, Gloria Thacker Deason , said he got her wine on their dates. The legal drinking age in Alabama was 19. Given the age disparity in this alleged encounter, it probably would have resulted in prosecution. Moore's office was down the hall from the courtroom. The Moore campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment Thursday afternoon. The women say he did not initiate sex and are troubled by the encounters.

Author: 0 Former Vice President Biden Says Voters Weary Of Incivility

A former leader in one of the most powerful nations in the world, Joe Biden has been regarded as perhaps the most influential vice president in American history. The comment came at an Axios event in Philadelphia where Biden was asked for his "blunt take" on Trump, and he promptly linked the president's election to the emergence of violent white nationalism.

People TSA Fails 80 Percent of Homeland Security Tests
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Interested in TSA? Add TSA as an interest to stay up to date on the latest TSA news, video, and analysis from ABC News . "This agency that you run is broken badly and it needs your attention", Rep. 7, in a classified briefing before the House Committee on Homeland Security. New equipment available would create 3D images of luggage to help screeners spot risky items, but it's only in use at two airports so far.

People US Senator Paul says he suffered six broken ribs in attack
Author: 0 US Senator Paul says he suffered six broken ribs in attack

The county prosecutor in the case against a man accused of assaulting U.S. Sen. Paul on Wednesday said on Twitter that he suffered six broken ribs and that X-rays showed a pleural effusion, which is a buildup of fluid in the tissues that line the lungs and the chest.

People Democratic Party Hits 25-Year Low Favorability Rating
Author: 0 Democratic Party Hits 25-Year Low Favorability Rating

Republicans still control County Council with three of the five seats. The apparent victor there is Republican John Lehman with 278 votes to Democrat Ricky Taylor's 260 votes. Carina Borgia-Drake, also a Democrat, won a full four-year term on the education board as well as her bid for a two year vacancy on the board against Republican Sharon D'Orso.

People Mobile enters connected home security market with Nest security pack offering
Author: 0 Mobile enters connected home security market with Nest security pack offering

That price also includes Nest Aware on the included camera. Here's the big push: if the home internet's down, T-Mobile's network as a lifeline to keep Nest services up. The Nest Security alarm system is created to always be running. Alphabet-owned Nest has been filling that gap and now, T-Mobile is giving it a cellular backbone.

People Ravinder Bhalla-First ever Sikh mayor of Hoboken city in US
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After winning the election, Ravinder Bhalla thanked his supporters and said: " Thank you for having faith in me, for having faith in our community, faith in our state, and faith in our country; this is what America is all about ". If there were any doubt about how unpopular Christie had become, exit polls cleared the air: almost eight in 10 voters said they disapproved of Christie's performance as governor, according to NBC News .

People Boris Johnson Praised Trump On Trump's Favourite TV Show
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Last week, Johnson wrongly said that Zaghari-Ratcliffe had been "teaching people journalism" - a comment which Iranian state TV today said was "proof" of a British plot. For him it's just another lazy, arrogant failure to check facts. The UK foreign secretary's praise on the United States cable show Fox and Friends came as he may find himself hauled in front of a parliamentary committee for failing to correct remarks in which he suggested a jailed British dual Iranian national may have ...

People Veto override requires monthly accounting of Illinois bills
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Mendoza is prioritizing payments with higher interest rates. The all-in borrowing rate paid by the state on the 12-year general obligation bonds authorized in the fiscal 2018 budget package to pay down the backlog landed at 3.5%. Bruce Rauner's veto Wednesday of a measure the state's check-writing official advocated as a critical step toward digging out of massive debt. The state House voted in October to override the veto.

People 3 escaped inmates, 1 considered armed and unsafe
Author: 0 3 escaped inmates, 1 considered armed and unsafe

Police found the truck abandoned Wednesday morning. The inmates got out by removing a speaker and going through a hole in the wall in a closet, according to investigators. Adams is accused of killing a man and leaving him in a MS ditch late a year ago. US Marshals and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have been called in to assist with the investigation.

Author: 0 Giant cruise ships banned from Venice canal

The Italian government and Venice officials have agreed on a plan to block giant cruise ships from steaming past the lagoon city's iconic St. Mark's Square and instead re-route them to a nearby industrial port. Have a comment? Please leave a message below or join the discussion on our Facebook page . They say the largest ships will go to Marghera - but where will they put them? This will oversee the temporary passage of large ships with new, more balanced criteria which take into ...

People Last-gasp effort to salvage Rugby World Cup 2023 bid
Author: 0 Last-gasp effort to salvage Rugby World Cup 2023 bid

Colquhoun did not mention the bid's detractors‚ but did reaffirm South Africa's credentials as hosts ahead of next Wednesday's vote of the World Rugby Council in London that will finalise the issue. "There are very clear examples in recent times of starkly empty stadia in South Africa for significant fixtures", said Browne, according to the Irish Times .

People President Trump Says China Could 'Easily' Rein in North Korea
Author: 0 President Trump Says China Could 'Easily' Rein in North Korea

It's not just a matter of sending tough messages to the North Koreans - who quickly dismissed Trump's remarks as the ravings of a "mad dog". In a show of the importance China puts on Trump's first official visit, Thursday's welcoming ceremony outside Beijing's Great Hall of the People overlooking Tiananmen Square was broadcast live on state television - unprecedented treatment for a visiting leader.