• Aleppo 'humanitarian pause' extended for a day, says Russian Federation

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    The conclusions echoed Tusk's statement and spoke only of looking at "all available options" and saying that "those responsible for breaches of global humanitarian law and human rights law must be held accountable". "It is vital that we work together to continue to put pressure on Russian Federation to stop these appalling atrocities, these sickening atrocities, in Syria", she said.
  • The Electoral College system explained

    The Electoral College system explained

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    He says the traditional electoral college system is used to determine who becomes the next president. And since there are more Republican leaning states than Democrat, Congress is about to pick a president who does not have the support of the majority of voters, Donald J.
  • GOP think tank: Trump's plans would just run up debt

    GOP think tank: Trump's plans would just run up debt

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    His tax and spending plans would add almost $6.8 trillion to the US debt over the next decade, according to a new analysis by the American Action Forum, a right-leaning think tank, which shared the report first with CNNMoney. That's something Clinton has said a few times now . While Clinton's claim that she will add nothing to our debt has been deemed unlikely, history confirms that tax hikes on the rich do not hurt the economy, according to Business Insider .
  • Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says USA has lost

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    The Obama administration, however, has yet to acknowledge that it is on the verge of losing a critical regional ally in the Asia Pacific. Referring to the U.S. "With that, in this venue, your honours, in this venue, I announce my separation from the United States", Mr Duterte said to applause. The usually brash and outspoken Duterte appeared much more statesmanlike in China than he has on previous trips overseas, said Heydarian.
  • North Korea carries out a second failed missile launch

    North Korea carries out a second failed missile launch

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    Seoul's ministry spokesman Cho Joon-hyuk also said the missile launch was a clear violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions regardless of its success or failure, according to the report. "US officials are pledging to use all available defensive tools to fight the threat of North Korea's nuclear program". The two leaders also renewed their commitment to placing the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense anti-missile system in South Korea but gave no timeline for when it would be ...
  • Trump Says He'd Accept 'Clear' Result After Stoking Doubts

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    Trump also threw his vice presidential pick, who just said he would accept the election results, under the bus for the second straight debate , and left Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus holding the bag and insisting literally the opposite of what Trump claimed on the stage.
  • NY attorney general: Police shooting not in our jurisdiction

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    Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted: "We're determined to get to the bottom of what happened and won't rest until we do". If the protocols had been followed, she would be alive. Danner's sister, Jennifer, was in the hallway, outside the apartment, waiting to accompany her sister to the hospital, when the shots rang out, said the mayor, who spoke to her on Wednesday.
  • US Service Member Killed Near Mosul

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    It was not immediately clear whether other USA service members were hurt in the bomb attack Thursday. Some 5,000 American forces are in Iraq now, mostly in an advisory role as the newly reconstituted Iraqi security forces and allied militias fight to reclaim Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, from the extremists who seized it in a 2014 offensive.
  • Navy investigates possible missile attack from Yemen on US warships

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    Paula Dunn. State Department spokesman Mark Toner later issued a statement saying the US was "deeply grateful" to Oman's Sultan Qaboos bin Said for his assistance in securing the release of the Americans. More than 100 people who were wounded in the funeral hall bombing have been allowed medical evacuation to seek treatment outside of Yemen , a Yemeni government official said on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press.