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Yet the Trump who fired 59 Tomahawk missiles into Syria out of professed humanitarian concerns is the same one who not so long ago insisted he could look Syrian children "in the face and say, 'You can't come here.'" A week into his presidency, he signed an executive order that would indefinitely ban Syrians, even lovely babies, from seeking refuge in the United States.
  • United States sanctions 11 North Koreans for links to nuclear and missle programs

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    The passage of the Korean Interdiction and Modernization of Sanctions Act came eight days after the legislation was introduced. But analysts agree that North Korea is determined to make progress on its nuclear and missile programs. McFarland's estimate appeared more pessimistic than those of many experts, who say North Korea's ability to launch a nuclear missile at the US mainland is at least years away.
  • EPL: Everton seek rare Merseyside derby win as Euro hopes grow

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    Liverpool strengthened their grip on Champions League qualification by effectively ending the top-four aspirations of Everton , whose woeful run in Merseyside derbies continued. Meanwhile, Everton are also dealing with an injury suffered in global play with James McCarthy going down. "I know people from other clubs think I'm insane because I look like I look, I'm sorry for this".
  • Luke Bryan & Dierks Bentley Roll the Dice Ahead of ACM Awards

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    These two guys may be the faces of Top 40 country's pop sound, but they clearly have a deep respect for Merle's music. During the show, both Luke and Dierks are up for some major awards! The gorgeous couple went public with their engagement at the start of 2017, but no word yet on whether Hunt's longtime on-again off-again love, Hannah Lee Fowler , will be hitting the awards show circuit with her beau.
  • Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final

    Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final

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    An unpublished final. In fact, it is the first time that the two tennis players will face each other in the final act of a tournament. Speaking to BBC Radio 5 live following his death, Konta said: "Everything that I do, he will be a part of".
  • Winter storm warning issued through Saturay

    Winter storm warning issued through Saturay

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    After a mix of snow and heavy rain Friday , sleet and snow fell most of the day Saturday , creating unsafe driving conditions and concerns about flooding. Little or no snow accumulation expected. In Westport, Connecticut, police warned of possible road flooding during high tide, expected at about 3:30 p.m.
  • Frustrated Trump threatens to unseat Freedom Caucus members in 2018

    Frustrated Trump threatens to unseat Freedom Caucus members in 2018

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    But Trump is now considering retribution for those who did not support him, which could include support for primary challengers or using the trappings of the presidency - including using Air Force One for presidential rallies in the members' home districts - to get them in line and silence their criticisms of the White House, according to the official.
  • Peru recalls ambassador to Venezuela, condemns move by top court

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    The United States Thursday slammed a move by Venezuela's Supreme Court to seize the powers of the opposition-controlled National Assembly, calling it a major step backwards for democracy. Several opposition leaders called for a new round of demonstrations, but recent attempts to apply street pressure on the government have failed to attract a large following.
  • Jerry Brown for president? 'Don't rule it out!'

    Jerry Brown for president? 'Don't rule it out!'

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    The 10-year plan would boost the gasoline excise tax by 12 cents a gallon along with higher registration fees and a $100 charge on emission-free vehicles. Republicans condemned the plan, saying transportation taxes and fees were already among the highest in the country. Since then, the state's population has grown by 8 million, with millions more cars and trucks on its roads.