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Chuck Schumer takes wall funding off table as a part of DACA fixFBI Director Wray replaces Comey-era chief of staff holdoverTrump vows 'there won't be a trade war' after signing off on tariffsHouse Republicans reject bipartisan Senate immigration plan, push for tougher border measures   Most Read Picks: Progress in securing public release of Obama administration abuses used to obtain Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrants'Stupidest damn thing I've ever seen': Democrats miscalculate the shutdownTrump: Missing FBI texts is 'one of the biggest stories in a long time'Justice Department to probe missing texts between FBI agents   Washington Secrets: 'Anti-Trump FBI officials texted about 'impeachment,' 'case of our lives' in Russia probeGuide to Government: Free speech   Commentary: What's next in the investigation of those missing FBI textsBlocking Disneyland, DACA protesters prove their arrogant idiocy Washington Examiner

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Alaska tsunami alert cancelled: Mass evacuations through snow and ice after 7.9 magnitude earthquakeMount Shirane volcano erupts in Japan triggering avalanche as injuries fearedPhilippines' volcano photos: Violent eruption 'imminent' in days or hoursFresh Brexit deal hope drives pound to highest level since EU referendumBoris Johnson will demand £100m-a-week Brexit dividend for the NHSSouth Korea's crypto-crackdown begins: Anonymous trading has just been bannedDuterte orders military to shoot him down if he turns into a dictator or tries to extend termRaped woman texted mum 'he's going to kill me' after friend 'had her throat slit by killer uncle'n   Business/Technology: Rupert Murdoch's £11.7bn bid for Sky blocked as it is 'not in the public interest'Davos 2018: Spotlight on world's vast wealth gap as business elite gathers in SwitzerlandAmazon finally opening checkout-less storeIs bitcoin doomed? Price could crash to $1,000, Wall St veteran warnsU.S. Air force's beloved A-10 Warthog fleet could be cut by a thirdNasa tests revolutionary material to make aircraft wings foldable International Business Times


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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence addresses Knesset - Netanyahu, Pence laud recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capitalMeeting Netanyahu, Pence receives welcome reserved for heads of statePence lands in Israel as PM stresses ‘no alternative’ to U.S. as peace brokerLarge gun battle breaks out as Israeli forces bust Sinai drug smugglersTop EU diplomat says bloc to discuss return to 2-state formula with AbbasAnalysis: Abbas heads to Europe in bid to circumvent US in peace process Iran kicks off annual drill near key Strait of HormuzTop French diplomat to visit Iran after canceling trip over protestsEU to host a ‘key figure’ in Iran’s violent crackdown on protestsIran may try to loosen Revolutionary Guard’s grip on economyGaza businesses shutter in mass strike to protest economic crisisCourt cancels bus drivers’ strike called to protest rider violenceFootage of Polish neo-Nazis celebrating Hitler’s birthday sparks investigationA month on, mystery still surrounds deaths of Canadian billionaire, wifeStabbing victim pulls knife out of own neck, kills terrorist Times of Isreal


Top News Stories - Photos (Watch Dog On-Line Publications) Corruption Chronicles: Weekly Update: New Smoking Gun Clinton Emails!Illegal Aliens Quietly Being Relocated Throughout U.S. on Commercial FlightsJudicial Watch: New Documents Reveal More Instances of Classified Information on Hillary Clinton’s Unsecure, Non-‘State.gov’VA Facility Where Vet Got Prosecuted for Posting U.S. Flags Duped out of Millions by Bribed Official3 Out of 4 Convicted Terrorists Came to U.S. Legally Via Current Immigration SystemExceptionally Critical Audit Exposes Costly Failures in DOD’s Afghanistan Reconstruction Judicial Watch

Networks Censor Revelation FBI Lost 400 Texts from Two Shady Anti-Trump Officials MSNBC Chris Matthews: ‘Hard Left’ Hates Trump, Wants Government ClosedThe Press Is Not Above Reproach FAKE NEWS OMISSIONS and DISTORTIONS: CBS/NBC Downplay GOP Victory in Shutdown, ABC Guilts DemocratsNetworks Ignore Schumer Shutdown Hypocrisy, Trash Trump InsteadCNN's Jim Acosta Suffers Serial Self-Humiliation During ShutdownNPR, PBS Give Five Times As Much Coverage to Feminists As Pro-LifersUpdate: Networks Cover Women’s March Nearly 7X More Than March for LifeMSNBC: #Fail: NBC's Andrea Mitchell Wrong on Incident During Pence's Knesset Visit‘Thank God for Roe’; Guest Columnist Uncorks Warped Abortion ViewsTrump’s First Year Headlined as ‘Horror Show’ on TelemundoMSNBC: What Is She Smoking?! Joy Reid Argues ‘Nothing’ Is More ‘Predictable’ than Media Backing RepublicansDisgraced Dan Rather Joins Young Turks Network With Monday ShowNew York Times Can't Grasp Why GOP Supports Israel, Blames 'Drastic' Trump'CNN: Cuomo Lobbies for Illegals in White House Interview; GOP Doesn’t Have 'Heart'MSNBC: Trump and Republicans a ‘Danger’ to Children and ‘Non-White People’ News Busters


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Early morning wake up call for Alaska and the North American west coast after 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck Gulf of Alaska, sparking tsunami warnings and evacuations - before the threat was called off before dawn'Big win! See you at the negotiating table': Trump breaks his shutdown silence to welcome talks with the Democrats over DACA and illegal immigrationWhite House says DREAMers should 'storm Capitol Hill' and protest congressional Democrats for stonewalling on a DACA fix'Jerusalem is Israel's capital': U.S Embassy will move to Jerusalem NEXT YEAR, says Pence as FIGHT breaks out during his speech to the KnessetNewly released texts between FBI agent and lawyer removed from Mueller team suggests they KNEW Clinton would not be charged in email probeCalifornians who fled mudslides that killed at least 21 will be allowed to go back to their homes on January 31Three members of USA Gymnastics Board of Directors RESIGN amid Larry Nassar sexual assault scandalCivil war at Hollywood's most elite infamous $75K-a-year sex clubJudge rejects disgraced former Subway pitchman and convicted pedophile Jared Fogle's bid to be released from prison earlyCalifornia pilot, 57, faces life in prison after being convicted of traveling to the Philippines to rape children and directing pedophile photo shoots via the internet from his Sacramento home'Megyn Kelly is a spineless wannabe Barbie': NBC host is bashed by celebs after launching aggressive attack on 'Hanoi Jane' Fonda Daily Mail


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Turkey 'terror propaganda' crackdown sees dozens arrested for social media commentsNATO allies clash as Turkey attacks U.S.-backed Kurds in SyriaGerman government under fire over Leopard tanks in SyriaChild killed at German school, reportedly murdered by schoolmate The major sticking points in Germany's upcoming coalition talksU.S. 'America First' tariffs on washing machines and solar panels anger China, South KoreaPowerful Alaska earthquake prompts tsunami warningVolcano eruption and avalanche hit Japan ski resortSocial entrepreneurs in action at the World Economic Forum in DavosGreece secures billions as bailout enters final stagesDemocrats vote to temporarily end U.S. government shutdownHong Kong bookseller 'seized on China train in front of diplomats'South Korean officials visit North as Seoul rejects Olympics critique Deutsche Welle


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Turkish actions in Syria distract from efforts to defeat ISIS – U.S. defense secretaryEurope’s ‘concessions’ make Trump less committed to nuclear deal - TehranOops… Hawaii governor was late in retracting false missile alert because he ‘forgot’ Twitter logonCIA Director: ‘I haven’t seen’ proof of Russian interference claimsDavos 2018: Elites to save the world at cocktail party schmooze-festWATCH nuclear-powered icebreaker rip through ice within meters of Arctic car expedition Op-Edge: As Trump, Bannon, Assange & Oprah make headlines: The Empire Strikes Back RT Russia Today


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North Korea crisis: Hong Kong has role to play in opening eyes to North KoreaTaiwan’s leader says she does not rule out chance of China attackChina suggests Swedish diplomats breached law in Gui Minhai caseChina slams Trump for raising import duties on Chinese goodsHong Kong bookseller Gui Minhai ‘snatched’ by mainland Chinese authorities from train to BeijingInside a clandestine Chinese meth lab in the PhilippinesChina’s undersea robots find hole in leaking tanker but next move unclearOpinion: Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng mired in crisis of her own making South China Morning Post


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Democracy broke out in northern Syria, & Turkey is bombing it. audioCyprus is one of several nations forming a new powerhouse alliance, mostly Eastern Mediterranean audioChina bullies a Marriott employee who was using social media & What is to be done? audioIgnore Page and Papadopoulos, Russiagate blames it on the NRA. audio - (2 of 2) audioTales of the New Cold War: Condemning All Things Russian as the enemy. audio - (2 of 2) audio John Batchelor (01/22/2018)

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