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We hope that the cooperation of General Flynn that Special Counsel has secured as a part of this plea agreement extends to Flynn's cooperation with our committee, as his testimony could greatly advance our efforts. He then resigned in February 2017 after the White House said Flynn had misled them about whether he had discussed sanctions with the ambassador, Sergey Kislyak , the AP said.
  • Vaccines and aid workers arrive by plane in Yemen after blockade

    Vaccines and aid workers arrive by plane in Yemen after blockade

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    The UN humanitarian affairs office said desperately needed shipments of food and medical supplies were unable to arrive at the Red Sea port of Hodeida, which remains blocked. The port of Salef is also expected to reopen, deputy United Nations spokesman Farhan Haq said in NY, citing information that United Nations humanitarian and political officials had received from their Saudi counterparts.
  • Blue Alert Issued For Suspect In Texas State Trooper Shooting

    Blue Alert Issued For Suspect In Texas State Trooper Shooting

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    Smith County court records show Black was indicted in October after he led police on a chase in July and rammed his auto into a police cruiser after they tried to pull him over for speeding. Trooper Allen served with the Texas Highway Patrol for 15 years. "Sad on Thanksgiving to lose one of our state troopers in the line of duty". A DPS trooper was shot and killed near Interstate 45 in Fairfield, TX around 3:45 Thursday evening during a traffic stop.
  • Record high Thanksgiving weather bakes Southern California

    Record high Thanksgiving weather bakes Southern California

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    Some heat records for a November 21 were set in Los Angeles County Tuesday, including 91 in Burbank, topping the 88 set in 2002; 91 in Woodland Hills, besting the 89 set in 2002; and 74 in Sandberg, compared to 70 in 1995. The National Weather Service says downtown Los Angeles could reach 90 degrees, a record. The normal average high for this time of the year is 72 degrees.
  • Congress to give reservation to Patidars: Hardik Patel

    Congress to give reservation to Patidars: Hardik Patel

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    Hardik said if voted to power, the Congress had made a decision to give quotas to Patidars under article 46, protected by article 31C of the Constitution. The BJP veteran leader warned Hardik that a day will come when people of the Patidar community would teach him a lesson for "playing with their sentiments".
  • President Trump spares turkey in second pardon of administration

    President Trump spares turkey in second pardon of administration

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    Drumstick and its alternate, Wishbone, will then reside at their new home, 'Gobbler's Rest , ' at Virginia Tech. "Wow, big bird", the President said as he approached the 36-pound turkey, petting it several times . As for "strut style", Drumstick does his thing "tall and proud" and Wishbone's more of a "strong shuffle". "He refused; he was a tough cookie". It's the 70th year that the trade group has presented the US president with a turkey to mark the Thanksgiving holiday.
  • Saad Hariri Arrives in Cairo to Address Crisis in Lebanon

    Saad Hariri Arrives in Cairo to Address Crisis in Lebanon

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    He has said he will return to Lebanon by Wednesday for the country's Independence Day celebrations. The Cypriot government's spokesman Nikos Christodoulides announced their meeting on Twitter. Hariri, a Sunni Muslim, is a long-time ally of Saudi Arabia. Al-Akhbar noted that negotiations were held between Egypt on one hand and UAE and Saudi on the other in order to preserve the political settlement reached by all the Lebanese parties and supported by the Arab League, according to which PM ...
  • Lebanon under 'total control' of Hezbollah: Bahrain FM

    Lebanon under 'total control' of Hezbollah: Bahrain FM

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    On Sunday, the Arab League held an extraordinary general meeting in Cairo, at the request of Saudi Arabia , as tensions soar between the regional arch-rivals, including over League member Lebanon. In statements posted on Twitter, Aoun said Lebanon could not be held "responsible" for regional conflicts. He is now cooling his heels in Paris, a journey connived by Saudi and French administrations.