• California man pleads guilty in special counsel Mueller's Russian Federation probe
California man pleads guilty in special counsel Mueller's Russian Federation probe

The plea agreement was announced on the U.S. Department of Justice's website under Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation. The plea deal is the third in special counsel Robert Mueller's continuing Russian Federation probe.

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  • Trump's top security adviser says Russian meddling is 'incontrovertible'
Trump's top security adviser says Russian meddling is 'incontrovertible'

In addition to the actual charges announced Friday, McCarthy says it is significant that Mueller and Rosenstein conclude that no Americans knowingly collaborated with Russian attempts to cause mischief in the campaign . In an exclusive interview with NBC News earlier this month, Manfra said the Russians successfully penetrated the voter r...

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  • Russians indictment reveals odd 'meddling' efforts
Russians indictment reveals odd 'meddling' efforts

The indictment on Friday, complete with an on-camera announcement by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , took away much of Trump's room to maneuver. Members of the group posed as Americans, and opened bank accounts under their identities, and spent thousands of dollars buying political advertising, the indictment says.

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  • Sessions orders review of FBI after failure to investigate Florida shooter tip
Sessions orders review of FBI after failure to investigate Florida shooter tip

Speaking at the White House, President Donald Trump pledged that his administration would help "tackle the hard issue of mental health" but made no mention of gun control. The information then should have been forwarded to the FBI Miami Field Office, where appropriate investigative steps would have been taken. "It was no surprise to anyone who kn...

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  • State investigated after Florida school shooting suspect cut himself
State investigated after Florida school shooting suspect cut himself

David Hogg, a senior and news director at the high school, recorded video of Wednesday's massacre as he huddled in a room with fellow students. "This is why people need to be politically active". It's also not clear - and perhaps unlikely - that the man accused of terrorizing the high school in Parkland and killing 17 people there would have met ei...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation was warned of alleged shooter Nikolas Cruz months ago
Federal Bureau of Investigation was warned of alleged shooter Nikolas Cruz months ago

BuzzFeed writes that vlogger Ben Bennight emailed the agency in September of past year, saying someone had left a comment claiming they were "going to be a professional school shooter". Robert Lasky, FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Miami Division, confirmed Thursday that the FBI received information a year ago about a YouTube comment.

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  • How do different groups define school shootings?
How do different groups define school shootings?

It certainly seems like we need to find better ways to address the stunning commonality in all these mass shootings , which is that the men who perpetrate them are sick - Las Vegas, Pulse nightclub, Newtown, Columbine, Charleston, Virginia Tech, Tucson, Aurora - on and on, these killers were mentally ill and in nearly every case, someone knew ...

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  • India opt to bowl in sixth ODI
India opt to bowl in sixth ODI

The two teams will now head into the three-match T20I series, which starts in Johannesburg on Sunday, February 18. It was a blessing in disguise, and they kept bowling short. Leg-spinner Imran Tahir has also been rested in a bid to give more opportunities to young spinners in Tabraiz Shamsi and Aaron Phangiso. SOUTH AFRICA: Aiden Markram (capt)...

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  • Pakistan child killer handed four death sentences
Pakistan child killer handed four death sentences

Her death brought rampaging mobs onto the streets in search of her killer. "It was a fair trial in which the suspect was given a chance to defend himself", Qadir said, adding the ATC has awarded the sentence to the accused only in the case of the seven-year-old girl.

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  • Olympics-Ice hockey-Like father, like son - Donato nets for the US
Olympics-Ice hockey-Like father, like son - Donato nets for the US

Joy overflowed again when Donato scored his second of the game that turned out to be the victor as he and his fellow college players led the way in an important 2-1 victory that put the US atop its group heading into weekend play. The Bruins are going to have to keep this in their back pocket when they are making possible moves at the deadline. "Th...

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  • Aussie PM in crisis talks with deputy amid feud
Aussie PM in crisis talks with deputy amid feud

Since the scandal became public last week, Turnbull had avoided commenting for the sake of Joyce's estranged wife and four daughters. Commentators questioned Mr Turnbull's decision to publicly chastise his deputy, a move apparently meant to force Mr Joyce to resign but which instead led to the feud.

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  • Trump visits Florida school shooting survivors
Trump visits Florida school shooting survivors

The information provided by the caller should have been assessed as a potential threat to life, it added. The state's governor has called on its director to resign. President Donald Trump . US President Donald Trump has made a grim trip to a Florida community reeling from a deadly school shooting , meeting privately with victims and chee...

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  • Dutchwoman ter Mors breaks Olympic record to win women's 1000m speed skating
Dutchwoman ter Mors breaks Olympic record to win women's 1000m speed skating

Japanese sprinter Nao Kodaira failed to live up to her billing as the headline act and had to make do with a runner-up finish as the Netherlands' Jorien ter Mors zoomed off with the women's 1,000 meters speed skating gold medal at the Pyeongchang Games on Wednesday night.

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  • Alpine skiing: Last-placed North Korean skier comes first for cheer squad
Alpine skiing: Last-placed North Korean skier comes first for cheer squad

This image shows the US and North Korean flags against the backdrop of South Korea's presidential office, Cheong Wa Dae. Kim's younger sister , Yo-jong, was sent to South Korea last week to attend the opening ceremony of the Games and extend an invitation to South Korean President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang.

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  • UK party leader sacked after racist texts
UK party leader sacked after racist texts

The UKIP leader has been ousted after party members backed a motion of no confidence in him. The party's chairman, Paul Oakden, announced shortly before 17:00 (GMT) today that members had voted to support the UKIP National Executive Committee's no-confidence vote against Bolton.

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  • Stylish Star Allu Arjun in awe of Priya Prakash Varrier
Stylish Star Allu Arjun in awe of Priya Prakash Varrier

The academy also held a protest here in front of the Minara Mosque, where they held placards with messages like, "Stop misuse of sacred personalities". Now when she's become an internet sensation making guys insane, everyone is keen to know everything and anything about Priya Prakash Varier. "The song will not be withdrawn for the time being".

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  • New Zealand aim to iron out bowling chinks
New Zealand aim to iron out bowling chinks

David Warner and D'Arcy Short set the ball rolling and their aggression set the sight easy for the middle order batsmen Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell and Aaron Finch. On their return to the ground where worldwide T20 cricket begun, Australia not only replicated their initial success but took part in a game that highlighted how stiffer the competition ...

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  • Theresa May wants new security treaty with EU
Theresa May wants new security treaty with EU

May conceded that there's no existing security arrangement between the 28-nation EU and a non-member that reflects the full depth of the existing EU-UK relationship, but argued that there's precedent in "comprehensive strategic relationships" in fields such as trade and there's "no legal or operational reason" why such an accord couldn't be reached...

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  • Russians rout Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic hockey
Russians rout Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic hockey

At 11:47, Lara Stalder's power play goal put Switzerland ahead 2-1, but OAR leveled the score about two minutes later on a goal by Viktoria Kulishova. "Everybody was trying to do too much". "We don't like each other", says USA defenseman Jonathan Blum. The feisty Greenway -who said "I don't see any reason why we're not in the gold medal game"-didn'...

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  • United States Hockey Team Allows Slovenians to Believe in Miracles
United States Hockey Team Allows Slovenians to Believe in Miracles

Oshie won it in the shootout. "We have a lot of young players". Goals by Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway had staked the Americans to a two-goal lead after two periods, and Slovenia had managed just 12 shots against the U.S.net. "I still have some gas left in my tank, so I hope I score some more ", Kovalchuk said. Coach Tony Granato chalked i...

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  • A Powerful Earthquake in Mexico
A Powerful Earthquake in Mexico

The ministry issued a statement saying two people on the ground were killed when the helicopter came down. A magnitude 7.2 natural disaster that struck southwest Mexico in the Oaxaca region, causing buildings to sway in the capital Mexico City over 200 miles away, has hit directly within the parametric trigger zones for the recently issued ...

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  • Source tells Global PCs will quash Brown's bid for leader
Source tells Global PCs will quash Brown's bid for leader

Patrick Brown stepped down as head of the center-right Progressive Conservatives after broadcaster CTV News reported that two women had accused him of sexual misconduct. Brown has been fighting claims by two women that he gave them alcohol and tried to coerce them into sex when they were very young women. "Patrick Brown is a just and upright ma...

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  • Demonstrators gather for Gun control rally
Demonstrators gather for Gun control rally

This week's carnage at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla ., was just one more very bad day when a lot of Americans died, a lot more wept and, in the face of new calls for gun control, a president shrugged. The massacre, among the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history, has yet again sparked debate about U.S...

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  • All eyes on North Koreans in pairs figure skating
All eyes on North Koreans in pairs figure skating

Without specifying any preconditions, he expressed a positive attitude toward direct talks with North Korea. He's since said he did not try to avoid Kim Jong Un's sister at the Olympics , but did ignore her. Panic would also ensue from neighboring Japan-which also hosts American army bases and also faces frequent threats from North Korea and Jap...

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  • Robert Mueller Russia Indictment: Russian Bot Farm Interfered In Presidential Election
Robert Mueller Russia Indictment: Russian Bot Farm Interfered In Presidential Election

The office of the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 USA election announced charges Friday against 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russia entities. "We didn't meddle in the American political life", said Kislyak, who was posted in Washington when Trump's White House win stunned the world.

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