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Worldwide Turkey Challenges US as Russian Missiles Arrive
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Esper said he planned to speak to his Turkish counterpart later in the day, and that the Pentagon would have more to say about the dispute afterward. Russian Federation began the delivery of an advanced missile defence system to Turkey it has been reported, a move likely to trigger USA sanctions against a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally and drive a wedge into the heart of the military alliance.

Worldwide Grandfather Who Dropped Toddler From Cruise Ship Deck May Face Charges
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What's not in dispute is Chloe, with her family on Royal Caribbean's Freedom of the Seas while it was docked in San Juan, Puerto Rico , was in grandfather Sam Anello's grasp Sunday morning before she fell 11 stories to her death . Asked if the grandfather had been drinking, he added: "There was absolutely no alcohol involved, Sam is not a drinker". The Coast Guard does not estimate the total number of falls from ship decks each year, spokesman Jonathan Lally said.

Worldwide Ross Perot dies 2019 of leukemia at 89 - Obituary
Author: 0 Ross Perot dies 2019 of leukemia at 89 - Obituary

Disenchanted that his bosses did not like his ideas, Perot started his own company, Electronic Data Systems Inc in Dallas, a move that would make him a billionaire by age 38 by handling data processing for customers such as the Medicare system, NASA and other government entities.

Worldwide Why can’t Nancy Pelosi and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just get along?
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) with her progressive "squad" went full tilt over the weekend. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) for comparing US border facilities with "concentration camps", describing the comments as "an outrage". The announcement of the resolution came one day after Trump said in a speech that the USA has been reducing carbon emissions and preserving clean air and water under his watch.

Worldwide Democrat Eric Swalwell drops out of presidential race
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CNN asked Swalwell on Saturday. - Rep. Eric Swalwell on Monday became the first candidate in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential primary to exit the campaign, saying he would run for reelection to his California congressional seat next year.

Worldwide Joe Biden apologizes for comments about working with segregationist senators
Author: 0 Joe Biden apologizes for comments about working with segregationist senators

On Saturday, Biden said he regrets making those comments. "Was I wrong a few weeks ago to give the impression that somehow, I was praising those men I successfully opposed time and time again?" he said at a rally in SC, referring to his controversial remarks earlier about being able to work successfully with segregationists in the Senate decades ago as he sought to portray himself as a unifier.

Worldwide Venezuela releasing judge, journalist, 20 students
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Bachelet's office said. Last year, the government registered 5,287 killings for "resistance to authority", while since January this year another 1,569 similar killings were registered, according to the report. "Nicolás Maduro's government can not hide the massive and systematic human rights violations that have been committed under his command, seriously affecting most people in the country and forcing millions to flee in search of protection".

Worldwide Russian Federation says 14 sailors die in submarine fire
Author: 0 Russian Federation says 14 sailors die in submarine fire

Shoigu told Mr. Putin, according to a Kremlin transcript. Officials claim the submariners sealed themselves in one of the compartments to battle the blaze and toxic fumes, sacrificing themselves in order to save other crew members. The Trump administration said in October that it planned to pull out of the treaty and confirmed its withdrawal in February, saying Russian Federation had violated the agreement by building a new missile system.

Worldwide Stromboli begins clean-up after volcano eruption
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The presence of an active volcano on the island means it is a magnet for tourists who visit from early spring each year. There were two primary eruptions which took place at 4.46pm local time (5.43pm BST) according to the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology .

Worldwide Southern California rocked by magnitude 6.4 natural disaster
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The USGS added that there is a 5% chance that an even larger natural disaster could hit in the coming hours or days. Consequently, Diane Ruggiero, general manager of the Hampton Inn and Suites Ridgecrest in Ridgecrest, tells CNN that the hotel suffered some significant damage.

Worldwide Rahul Gandhi resigns as leader of Indias opposition Congress
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Rahul Gandhi, leader of India's opposition Congress party, said today he had asked party bosses to find a successor after he took responsibility for losing a general election that has left the party in crisis. Mr Gandhi's father, grandmother and great grandfather were all former prime ministers. RSS worker Dhrutiman Joshi had filed a defamation case against Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi , Sitaram Yechury and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) for defaming Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.

Worldwide 2 people possibly exposed to sarin at Facebook mail facility in California
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Facebook's Silicon Valley headquarters was given the all-clear on Tuesday after authorities determined that an alert for the deadly sarin nerve agent had been a false alarm. That was ordered after a bag containing mail "tested positive" for the agent, the report said. A colorless, odorless liquid, sarin is an extremely potent nerve agent, generally considered a weapon of mass destruction.