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On Tuesday, top US national security officials testified before the US Senate Intelligence Committee naming the most significant threats to the United States domestically and internationally. intelligence on Russian interference in the 2016 USpresidential elections. Trump, in a remarkable rebuke that was reminiscent of his past criticisms of law enforcement officials, said the intel chiefs were "extremely passive and naive " on the matter.
  • Toronto deserves answers in McArthur case: Mayor

    Toronto deserves answers in McArthur case: Mayor

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    In a packed courtroom, Bruce McArthur's eight guilty pleas marked the beginning of the end of a saga that has haunted Toronto's LGBT community for years. Fraser said that for her, there would be no closure. However, the investigation was closed in 2014 when investigators "couldn't establish whether these gentlemen had met with any foul play", Toronto Police Service Det.
  • 5 police officers shot in Houston

    5 police officers shot in Houston

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    Acevedo said the officers were serving a narcotics search warrant at a home they believed was the site of black tar heroin dealing when they were fired upon. Police officials told the ABC news affiliate that two or more people may be locked inside the house where the shooting took place. Police say the officers are being transported to a hospital.
  • Jerome Corsi 'happy to testify' against Roger Stone, 'affirm' indictment

    Jerome Corsi 'happy to testify' against Roger Stone, 'affirm' indictment

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    In a segment set on Tucker Carlson's Fox News Channel show, Martin wore Stone's signature round glasses and pinstripes as he declared the prestige of being indicted made him "the happiest I've ever been in my life". "No, I believe the special counsel has had access to the transcripts, but not for the goal of use in a perjury prosecution", Schiff said. Stone's indictment cut deeply into Trump's inner circle and revealed a link between his campaign and WikiLeaks, the online publisher of ...
  • Afghan president calls on Taliban to 'enter serious talks' with Kabul

    Afghan president calls on Taliban to 'enter serious talks' with Kabul

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    Speaking to The New York Times , however, Khalilzad said his team had agreed a "draft of the framework" for a peace process with the Taliban, noting that it still had to be "fleshed out before it becomes an agreement". The palace said Khalilzad also confirmed that no agreement had been made on the withdrawal of foreign troops, adding that any such decision would be coordinated and discussed in detail with the Afghan government.
  • Mallory's Forecast - High winds usher in cold air

    Mallory's Forecast - High winds usher in cold air

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    Frostbite can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions are not taken. Highs on Wednesday are expected to be in the single digits, and dip down to 0 on Wednesday evening, according to NWS data. Highs will top out near 70 degrees for many locations. Winds from northwest increase, gusting over 20 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
  • Met office issues ice warning for north

    Met office issues ice warning for north

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    It says current indications suggest next week will be cold and rather unsettled. The coldest night in the United Kingdom so far this winter was last Friday when Braemar in Aberdeenshire plunged to -10.8C (12.6F), but another Arctic blast could send temperatures plunging even further by the middle of the week.
  • Who Is Roger Stone?

    Who Is Roger Stone?

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    On Friday, Trump accused the Federal Bureau of Investigation of mistreating Stone and suggested that CNN had been tipped off about his early morning arrest in Florida. Trump was silent for much of Friday after news of the arrest broke, but late in the afternoon, he tweeted: "Greatest Witch Hunt in the History of our Country!" The indictment against Stone does not allege that Stone or anyone in the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation.