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ISIS leader ‘admits DEFEAT in Iraq and orders militants to flee or kill themselves in suicide attacks’

ISIS leader ‘admits DEFEAT in Iraq and orders militants to flee or kill themselves in suicide attacks’

on March 2, 2017, 6:28 AM / in International News

  Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is said to have issued a statement called ‘farewell speech’ Terror mastermind reported to have told fighters to flee, hide of launch attacks Comes as Iraqi army units seized back the last major road out of western Mosul UK Defence Minister Michael Fallon said he expected to see ISIS expelled from Iraq’s major towns by the […]

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Key Player in Clinton Betrayal of U.S. Tells All in Secret Video

Key Player in Clinton Betrayal of U.S. Tells All in Secret Video

on March 1, 2017, 9:58 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

A key figure in former President Bill Clinton’s betrayal of the United States to the Communist Chinese military in exchange for illegal campaign funds, part of a scandal known as “Chinagate” widely described as treasonous, recorded a secret “life insurance” video exposing it all. In the film, made because he was scared of being assassinated, convicted illegal Clinton fundraiser Johnny […]

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Iraq says ISIS leaders fleeing Mosul as battle continues

Iraq says ISIS leaders fleeing Mosul as battle continues

on March 1, 2017, 7:13 AM / in International News

The commander of Iraq’s Federal Police, Lt. Gen. Raid Shakir Jaudat, said Tuesday that Islamic State leaders are fleeing western Mosul as government troops attack their last major urban stronghold in the country. He said the Islamist extremist group is “living in a state of shock, confusion, and defeat, and its fighters are fighting in isolated groups.” Iraqi forces drove […]

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Abu Sayyaf video claims to show beheading of hostage

Abu Sayyaf video claims to show beheading of hostage

on February 28, 2017, 9:15 AM / in International News

The governments of the Philippines and Germany said Monday that a video released by the Philippine militant group Abu Sayyaf showed the beheading of a German man, Jürgen Kantner, 70. Abu Sayyaf had warned the two countries that it was holding Kantner, and would kill him if it didn’t receive $600,000 by Monday. Kantner and his partner, Sabine Merz, were […]

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SpaceX to fly two space tourists around moon

SpaceX to fly two space tourists around moon

on February 28, 2017, 9:08 AM / in International News, National News

SpaceX plans to fly two private citizens on a trip around the moon in its Dragon spacecraft next year, the company’s founder and CEO, Elon Musk, said Monday. SpaceX said it would identify the space tourists, who have already paid large deposits for their spots on the week-long flight, after initial health and fitness tests. The passengers will be the […]

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Oscar winners 2017: The complete list

Oscar winners 2017: The complete list

on February 27, 2017, 7:48 AM / in International News, National News

Okay…. we know you wasted none of your time watching…. and neither did we but that didn’t stop it from making the list of news articles… From Today.com… the Oscar Winners. Hollywood is celebrating its best and brightest Sunday night at the 89th Academy Awards, with a lot of glitz, glamour and, of course, Oscars. Statues in two dozen categories […]

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Casualties surge as Iraqi government forces push into western Mosul

Casualties surge as Iraqi government forces push into western Mosul

on February 27, 2017, 7:23 AM / in International News

Iraqi forces in the western-Mosul offensive suffered a surge in casualties over the weekend as they pushed into the city proper, after driving Islamic State fighters out of rural areas nearby. At least 30 Iraqi security forces, along with more than 200 civilians, were killed or wounded over three days, according to medics. Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, is the […]

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Al Qaeda number two reportedly killed by U.S. drone strike in Syria

Al Qaeda number two reportedly killed by U.S. drone strike in Syria

on February 27, 2017, 6:06 AM / in International News

Al Qaeda number two reportedly killed by U.S. drone strike in Syria HUGE news via source: Al-Qaeda deputy leader Abu al-Khayr al-Masri has been killed in a U.S drone strike near Al-Mastoumeh in #Idlib. pic.twitter.com/RORT6sU8Sj — Charles Lister (@Charles_Lister) February 26, 2017 Al Qaeda’s Abu al Khayr al Masri reportedly killed by drone. Freed by Iran in ’15: https://t.co/54lhaOmG0r More:https://t.co/TEvSiLxgJV […]

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Kim Jong Nam suspects claim they believed the assassination was a prank

Kim Jong Nam suspects claim they believed the assassination was a prank

on February 26, 2017, 8:44 AM / in International News

Two women — one Vietnamese and one Indonesian — who are suspects in the assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, say they believed they were participating in a prank when they rubbed a deadly chemical weapon on his face. Asked if she knew what the substance was, one of the women “didn’t […]

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Planned U.S.-North Korea talks canceled

on February 26, 2017, 8:40 AM / in International News, National News

Scheduled back-channel conversations between representatives of the United States and North Korea have been canceled, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday, as the State Department retracted visa approval for the ranking foreign ministry envoy from Pyongyang, Choe Son Hui. The reason for the visa withdrawal is unknown, though it may be tied to North Korea’s ballistic missile test earlier this […]

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Drone footage shows shark sneaking up on unwary surfers

on February 25, 2017, 7:09 AM / in International News

Footage captured by a drone flying over the coastal town of Ballina, New South Wales shows what many would consider their number one fear about wading into ocean waters. In the video, a surfer is completely unaware that he is being stalked from behind by what is reportedly a great white shark. The unwary would be lunch for the shark […]

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FBI refused Priebus’ request to refute Russia reports

FBI refused Priebus’ request to refute Russia reports

on February 24, 2017, 7:31 AM / in International News, National News

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus asked the FBI to refute recent news reports that said Donald Trump’s advisers were in constant contact with known Russian intelligence officials during the 2016 presidential campaign, several White House officials told CNN and The Associated Press on Thursday. Priebus reportedly made the request after the FBI told the White House it believed […]

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Malaysia says banned VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong Nam

Malaysia says banned VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong Nam

on February 24, 2017, 7:27 AM / in International News

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s estranged half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, was killed using VX nerve agent, Malaysian police said Friday. VX was listed as a banned chemical weapon under the Chemical Weapons Conventions of 1997 and 2005, but North Korea is not a party to those agreements. South Korea has blamed North Korea for the murder of Kim Jong […]

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SWEDEN’S LEADERSHIP HAS PRESIDENT TRUMP’S BACK, DEFIES LIBERAL PUNDITS

SWEDEN’S LEADERSHIP HAS PRESIDENT TRUMP’S BACK, DEFIES LIBERAL PUNDITS

on February 24, 2017, 6:44 AM / in International News, Opinion

It has been common knowledge for some time that Sweden, along with Germany and several other European countries, were suffering greatly under the short-sighted open border policies installed by their leadership which allowed thousands of migrants from the Middle East to pour into their countries.  The extreme lack of security and vetting procedures allowed for ISIS and other terror groups […]

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NASA discovers another solar system that might support life

NASA discovers another solar system that might support life

on February 23, 2017, 8:19 AM / in International News

NASA scientists have found seven Earth-sized planets in a nearby solar system that could potentially support life, the U.S. space agency said Wednesday. The planets, all with the potential to hold life-sustaining liquid water, are orbiting a single dwarf star about 40 light-years away. Scientists initially reported the system last year, but at that point they thought only three planets […]

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NYU Professors Developing Artificial Intelligence that Links Driverless Cars to Cloud-Based Maps

NYU Professors Developing Artificial Intelligence that Links Driverless Cars to Cloud-Based Maps

on February 23, 2017, 7:44 AM / in International News, National News

Body Shop Business Staff Writers, The hype surrounding self-driving vehicles is reaching a fever pitch. For example, there’s IHS Markit predicting that consumers will buy 21 million autonomous vehicles per year by 2035. And you have the World Economic Forum predicting that autonomous-vehicle technology could deliver $1 trillion in savings over the next decade thanks to safer roads and lower […]

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Dog Abandoned At Gas Station Is Now Its Cutest Employee

Dog Abandoned At Gas Station Is Now Its Cutest Employee

on February 23, 2017, 7:16 AM / in International News

Original Post H/T to Thomas This friendly dog, named Negão, might not be your typical gas station employee — but he is certainly one of the sweetest. Sadly though, things weren’t always so good for him. Sabrina Plannerer Two years ago, Sabrina Plannerer and her partner purchased a Shell gas station under construction in the town of Mogi das Cruzes, […]

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House Bill Would Cut Off U.S. Contributions to the Anti-Gun UN

House Bill Would Cut Off U.S. Contributions to the Anti-Gun UN

on February 23, 2017, 6:52 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

News From Gun Owners of America The New Hampshire Governor signed a GOA-backed permitless carry bill into law today, allowing the Granite State to become the 13th member of the Constitutional Carry Club. Gun Owners of America will provide you more information on this, and other recent gun-related victories, later in the week. Moving to the Congress, there are efforts […]

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Malaysia seeks North Korean diplomat for questioning in Kim Jong Nam’s murder

on February 22, 2017, 9:53 AM / in International News

Malaysian police on Wednesday said they wanted to question a North Korean diplomat and an employee of the North Korean state-owned airline Air Koryo in the investigation of the killing of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Kim Jong Nam, who had criticized his family’s autocratic, dynastic rule, died after two women smeared […]

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Swedish Police: Government Covering Up Huge Migrant Crime Spree

Swedish Police: Government Covering Up Huge Migrant Crime Spree

on February 22, 2017, 9:04 AM / in International News, Opinion

A Swedish police officer put his career and even his liberty on the line — in Sweden, even the truth can get you jailed for “hate speech” — to give his countrymen what he viewed as an urgent warning. Writing on social media, the senior detective, Peter Springare, explained that Swedish authorities were covering up a massive crime wave among […]

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