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Imad al-Alami, 62, was inspecting his weapon at home when it accidentally discharged, a Hamas spokesman said earlier this month. Read the full story here. "In 2014, al-Alami" s residence was hit during the conflict between Hamas and Israel, leading to the amputation of one of his legs. According to the Times of Israel , he may have been hurt when an elevator collapsed in a tunnel where he was hiding, or injured in a gun battle between Hamas activists.
  • Authorities believe they have found body of missing NC child

    Authorities believe they have found body of missing NC child

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    No foul play is suspected in Raul's disappearance so far, Kersey said Thursday, though the Amber Alert all along has listed the case as an abduction. Bowen believes he was kidnaped because she was on her way home Wednesday around the same time Raul went missing. Since then Bowen and her neighbors have been searching for Raul.
  • Meet me after the budget if you like me, says PM Modi!

    Meet me after the budget if you like me, says PM Modi!

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    Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, is on state visit to India . The two leaders had discussed the Palestine issue. Mr Modi said, there is a scope of further expanding trade ties between the two nations. In Oman, PM Modi's focus would be on intensifying cooperation in key sectors such as trade and defence.
  • Venezuela, Spain to expel ambassadors as 'persona non grata'

    Venezuela, Spain to expel ambassadors as 'persona non grata'

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    The Colombian government said that it would recognize neither the Venezuelan presidential election nor its results because the vote lacks transparency and legitimacy, said president Juan Manuel Santos. The Venezuelan Supreme Court decision today effectively cleared the way for Maduro to win another term in April. Since taking power last May, French President Emmanuel Macron has been an outspoken critic of Maduro, the hand-picked successor to longtime Venezuelan strongman and socialist Hugo ...
  • Las Vegas Mogul and RNC Chair Steve Wynn Accused of Sexual Assault

    Las Vegas Mogul and RNC Chair Steve Wynn Accused of Sexual Assault

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    Wynn ". Now his position at Wynn Resorts are questionable after the Wall Street Journal published an account from a manicurist who said she was forced by Wynn to have sex with him. One former massage therapist told the Journal that Wynn pressured her into masturbating him during massages. In news that will shock tens of you, another powerful man has been accused of sexual harassment.
  • Rep. Joe Kennedy to Deliver Dem Response to Trump's SOTU

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    He is also expected to call for immigration reform and a $ 1 trillion infrastructure package . Half a dozen other immigration-related guests will also attend, including congresswoman Debbie Dingell's guest Cindy Garcia, the wife of a father of two who was deported last week.
  • Another Congressman Is Not Running For Re-election

    Another Congressman Is Not Running For Re-election

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    Meehan graduated from Bowdoin with degrees in Government and Legal Studies and Classics and went on to receive a law degree from Temple University. After beginning a complaint process, the aide eventually left her job and later reached a confidential agreement with Meehan that involved the payment of an undisclosed amount, drawn from Meehan's congressional office fund.
  • Beautiful, warm Friday followed by rain on Saturday

    Beautiful, warm Friday followed by rain on Saturday

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    As high pressure slips offshore Saturday , the winds turn southwest early and this will bring in much milder air and the feeling of spring. Despite very little cloud cover for the majority of the day, high temperatures only reached the mid-30s, which are either near or slightly below normal for late January.
  • Ankara: nearly 350 terrorists killed in Afrin

    Ankara: nearly 350 terrorists killed in Afrin

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    Ankara considers the YPG a terrorist organization linked to a Kurdish insurgency inside Turkey . Meanwhile, the co-chair of Afrin's executive council, Othman Al-Sheikh Issa, told the AFP news agency that the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "should stand in the face of this aggression" and not "not allow Turkish planes to fly in Syrian airspace".
  • Donald Trump willing to talk under oath to Robert Mueller

    Donald Trump willing to talk under oath to Robert Mueller

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    Mr Trump this month refused to commit to being interviewed, saying "I'll speak to attorneys" about the matter. "I would love to do that as soon as possible", said Trump. And even if Trump is serious about doing the interview, important questions remain about the format and topics. I don't think I did. "There's been no collusion whatsoever, there's no obstruction whatsoever, so I'm looking forward to it ", he said.
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    Trump to "Dreamers": "You have nothing to worry about"

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    And during his presidential campaign, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush also wavered on the question of whether he thought immigrants who are in the country illegally deserved a chance at citizenship. On Sunday, during the government shutdown, a White House spokesman called the plan "a giant step in the wrong direction" in a statement to The Hill.
  • As President Trump lands in Switzerland, global elites in Davos prepare

    As President Trump lands in Switzerland, global elites in Davos prepare

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    Trump framed his visit as a sign of positive things happening for the US economy. "I'm going to Davos right now to get people to invest in the United States", Trump said Wednesday before the overnight flight to Europe. Other government leaders and business tycoons in Davos are agog at the tempestuous course of USA policy under Trump. May, who addressed the forum earlier in the day, had lobbied for a meeting with Trump after their relationship deteriorated over a series of sticking points, ...
  • White House to release immigration 'framework' Monday

    White House to release immigration 'framework' Monday

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    With the USA now on day three of a federal shutdown, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders disputed any notion that President Donald Trump is not being clear about what he wants in any deal to reopen the government. A district judge, however, had blocked Trump's decision to scrap DACA and the issue may end being resolved by the Supreme Court. In recent weeks, President Trump has told lawmakers he'd sign any immigration measure that Congress sent him, but also flatly rejected a ...
  • Kentucky school shooting leaves two dead, 17 hurt

    Kentucky school shooting leaves two dead, 17 hurt

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    He will be charged with murder . Marshall County High School is about 25 miles southeast of West Paducah, where a high school freshman opened fire on a student prayer group, killing three, in 1997. That dispatcher reports that there is only one shooter who is still on the scene and that there is a non-responsive victim. Sanders said that the investigation is being conducted by the Kentucky State Police Critical State Response Team and the FBI, with assistance from the ATF.