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People Read the White House letter denying release of Democratic memo
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Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley accused the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, of making a "tired and baseless" claim that Grassley was trying to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation.

People Modi receives grand welcome in Oman
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Later on February 11, Modi flew to Oman where he met Sultan Qaboos and members of the Indian community in Muscat . Modi also expressed gratitude to the Sultan and the people of Oman for the tremendous support, goodwill and affection. UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai , Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum received Indian PM Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the World Government Summit 2018.

People Puerto Rico Hit With New Blackout After Explosion at Power Plant
Author: 0 Puerto Rico Hit With New Blackout After Explosion at Power Plant

Crews have been working for months to restore the electrical grid. "It appears fire has nearly totally been extinguished and the cooling phase is beginning", Yulin posted. The outage has been another setback in what has been slow recovery for the territory after Hurricane Maria devastated the island in September. Board president Jose Carrion said Monday at a Puerto Rico investment summit that the power company has been bankrupted by administrators and abused by corruption, and that ...

People A look at the potential stars of 2018 Winter Olympics
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Moon and Pence didn't discuss an invitation extended by Kim Jong Un to meet with the South Korean leader in Pyongyang, said a senior White House official who requested anonymity to discuss internal deliberations. What will South Korea ask for? Kim Yo Jong, 28, is the first member of the ruling Kim family bearing the bloodline of the sacred Mount Paektu, a centerpiece of the North's idolization and propaganda campaign, to cross the border into the South since the 1950-53 Korean War.

People White House grappling with fallout from Rob Porter's resignation
Author: 0 White House grappling with fallout from Rob Porter's resignation

The White House sent senior advisers out to each of the five Sunday news shows this weekend in a desperate attempt to mitigate the damage from Trump's embrace of Porter, and his own history of abuse. But Representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a Democrat who held the same White House job as Porter under former U.S. president Bill Clinton, said on ABC that there was "no way" Kelly did not know about the allegations long ago.

People United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

Any summit between the two still-officially warring Koreas would be a coup for Moon, who has been pushing for a diplomatic solution to the standoff over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Moon said the emotional damage sustained by the victims can not be resolved through simple exchanges between governments and that both South Korea and Japan should continue efforts to heal their wounds, Blue House spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom told a briefing.

People Korean ski coach: It's an 'honor' to compete in Olympics
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Following the meeting , Pence press secretary Alyssa Farah said in a statement, "The Vice President is grateful that President Moon reaffirmed his strong commitment to the global maximum pressure campaign and for his support for continued sanctions".

People Sixteen Afghan Pro-Government Fighters Killed In Taliban Attack
Author: 0 Sixteen Afghan Pro-Government Fighters Killed In Taliban Attack

The slain commander was believed to be sheltering in Khost and had ties to the Haqqani network accused of staging high-profile terrorist attacks against local and USA -led forces in Afghanistan . But militants have reacted violently, launching a wave of deadly attacks across the war-torn country, including in Kabul, in a devastating display of defiance.

People The invitation by Kim Jong-un that surprised the world
Author: 0 The invitation by Kim Jong-un that surprised the world

Both officials agreed that Seoul would first engage with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's team - the two neighbors recently held landmark talks - after which the USA may follow suit, the Washington Post said . Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, tweeted, "Why does Pence hate the opening ceremonies?" Pyeongchang Winter Olympics organizers (POCOG) said on Monday a total of 177 norovirus cases had been confirmed so far at the Games but that the athletic delegations remained ...

People Afrin, Support of Kurdish Militias to Headline US-Turkish Talks
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A tower of smoke rose over the village of Deir Balloot located on the Syrian border with Turkey on February 10, as Turkish forces fought with US-backed Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces. US Defense Secretary James Mattis has acknowledged that some members of the PYD/PKK-led SDF had shifted to Afrin, Syria amid Turkey's ongoing operation against the groups in the border region, according to Anadolu news agency.

People Protest erupts in Allahabad over law student death, bus torched
Author: 0 Protest erupts in Allahabad over law student death, bus torched

The students of the Allahabad University gave a tough time to police and more personnel clad in riot gear were pressed in to bring the protesters under control. He is believed to be in Varanasi. The man who captured the video accused the police of coming too late and can also be heard in the video saying, " "The police will turn up only after he is dead".

People Kang eyes creative post-Olympics diplomacy following NK summit proposal
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However, Politico suggested that Warmbier's presence - on the invitation of Pence - was similar to former President Barack Obama taking openly gay athletes Billie Jean King and Caitlin Cahow to Sochi, Russia, in 2014. US Vice President Mike Pence's trip to South Korea for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics has been called "a missed opportunity" by a senior diplomatic source close to North Korea.

People MI officer shot during barricaded gunman incident
Author: 0 MI officer shot during barricaded gunman incident

There was no word on the relationship of the dead women to the suspect. When they arrived, they discovered three people had been shot. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was listed in stable condition, police said. The gunman reportedly told police he "won't go down without a fight". Williams offered few details about the man barricaded inside the home other than, citing people who know the armed man, he is "suffering from a mental illness".

People Trump Ready to Roll Out $1.5T Infrastructure Plan
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The administration also plans on Monday to unveil workforce training proposals, including expanding apprenticeships and seeking changes to federal work-study programs that typically are used by students at four-year institutions. "So to the extent that communities are eligible for federal funds already, that eligibility remains". President Trump will reveal how he's going to pay for his ambitious plan to overhaul our nation's infrastructure on Monday.

People Gigi Hadid slams body shamers: 'Learn to have more empathy'
Author: 0 Gigi Hadid slams body shamers: 'Learn to have more empathy'

Hadid claimed the disease and the subsequent treatment was directly responsible for her significant change in weight. "I'm human, and I'm not going to lie, I did let the negativity get to me a little", she first wrote in September 2015 when she posted a statement on her Instagram.

People Kim Yo Jong Fascinates, And Puzzles, In South Korea
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The result mattered less than the political symbolism, however, as around 200 of North Korea's famed "army of beauties" charmed a crowd of 3,600 besotted locals with nostalgic oldies - and even broke out a Mexican wave. A visit by Moon to the North would enable the first summit between leaders from the two Koreas since 2007, and would mark only the third inter-Korean summit to take place.

People Philippines to completely ban workers from working in Kuwait
Author: 0 Philippines to completely ban workers from working in Kuwait

The latest shocking case was that of Joanna Dimapilis, whose body was found in a freezer in a home in Kuwait rented by her employers, a Lebanese man and his Syrian wife. 'We are coordinating with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Philippine Embassy in Kuwait on the airlift details and other travel arrangements. He said that, if the ban to Kuwait continues, "there will be a dramatic drop in dollar remittances amounting to over $1.3 billion because of the over 270,000 documented workers ...

People Iraq seeks $88 billion for reconstruction after war with IS
Author: 0 Iraq seeks $88 billion for reconstruction after war with IS

Qusai Abdelfattah, director general at the planning ministry, said US$22 billion of those funds were needed immediately and the rest for the medium term. A member of Iraqi federal police sits next to destroyed buildings in the Old City of Mosul on July 23 after ISIS fighters were defeated in the region.

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