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Most Republicans still trust CNN, NY Times over Breitbart, InfoWars

Most Republicans still trust CNN, NY Times over Breitbart, InfoWars | Livewire | Scoop.it
New study suggests mainstream news outlets could get a boost from Facebook's new user poll.
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Trump administration calling nearly 50,000 back to work, unpaid, as shutdown drags on - The

Trump administration calling nearly 50,000 back to work, unpaid, as shutdown drags on - The | Livewire | Scoop.it
Rank-and-file Democrats rejected the president’s invitation to talks at the White House, remaining unified in opposition to a border wall.
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Trump and Putin Have Met Five Times. What Was Said Is a Mystery. - The New York Times

Trump and Putin Have Met Five Times. What Was Said Is a Mystery. - The New York Times | Livewire | Scoop.it
The unusually secretive way the president has handled these meetings has left his own administration guessing what happened and piqued the interest of investigators.
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Brexit: Theresa May faces confidence vote after huge defeat

Brexit: Theresa May faces confidence vote after huge defeat | Livewire | Scoop.it
Labour bids to force a general election after the PM's Brexit deal defeat, but Tory rebels and the DUP pledge support for her government.
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The shutdown is giving some Trump advisers what they’ve long wanted: A smaller government - The

They have shown a high tolerance for keeping large swaths of the government dark.
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Spy Charges Put Huawei’s European Ambitions in Jeopardy

Spy Charges Put Huawei’s European Ambitions in Jeopardy | Livewire | Scoop.it
Polish officials are debating how to defuse any potential security threats related to Huawei after the bombshell arrest of an employee. The case raises international pressure on the Chinese telecom giant over fears that the company could be used by Beijing to spy.
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Mayor of Polish city dies after stabbing at charity event | World news | The Guardian

Mayor of Polish city dies after stabbing at charity event | World news | The Guardian | Livewire | Scoop.it
Paweł Adamowicz dies after hours of surgery following attack at concert in Gdańsk
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Robert Lloyd Schellenberg sentenced to death in China, possible links to Huawei row - The

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg sentenced to death in China, possible links to Huawei row - The | Livewire | Scoop.it
Convicted drug trafficker Robert Lloyd Schellenberg received the death sentence in a retrial.
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Theresa May urges MPs to back Brexit deal 'for country's sake'

Theresa May urges MPs to back Brexit deal 'for country's sake' | Livewire | Scoop.it
The PM says MPs can end uncertainty in Tuesday's vote as she welcomes new assurances on Northern Ireland.
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Revelations about Manafort’s 2016 interactions with Russian associate show special counsel’s intense focus on Russia contacts - The

The new details inadvertently revealed in a court filing serve as a reminder that President Trump’s White House bid was led for a time by a man with long-standing ties to powerful Russian figures.
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Trump heads to U.S. border with Mexico to press case for wall | Reuters

Trump heads to U.S. border with Mexico to press case for wall | Reuters | Livewire | Scoop.it
U.S. President Donald Trump heads to Texas on Thursday to press his case that the country is facing a crisis that can only be solved by spending billions of dollars to construct a wall along the border with Mexico.
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U.S.-North Korea Summit Looks Imminent, South Korean Leader Says - The New York Times

U.S.-North Korea Summit Looks Imminent, South Korean Leader Says - The New York Times | Livewire | Scoop.it
President Moon Jae-in of South Korea said Kim Jong-un’s visit to China this week indicated that the North Korean leader would soon have a second meeting with President Trump.
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Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six-year term as his country is in crisis

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six-year term as his country is in crisis | Livewire | Scoop.it
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro begins another six years in power Thursday with a collapsing economy that shows no sign of bottoming out and a threat from some Latin American neighbors who say they will not recognize his government.
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Italy coalition parties resolve migrant spat in late-night talks | Reuters

Italy coalition parties resolve migrant spat in late-night talks | Reuters | Livewire | Scoop.it
Italy's coalition parties patched up a row over the planned arrival of boat migrants on Thursday, with hardline Interior Minister Matteo Salvini agreeing to let in a small group following late-night government talks.
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Russia calls on Japan to recognize outcome of World War Two | Reuters

Russia calls on Japan to recognize outcome of World War Two | Reuters | Livewire | Scoop.it
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov denied on Wednesday that Moscow was imposing an ultimatum on Japan in talks to end a decades-long territorial dispute, but called on Tokyo to recognize the results of World War Two.
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Brexit vote: Donald Tusk hints UK should stay in EU

Brexit vote: Donald Tusk hints UK should stay in EU | Livewire | Scoop.it
The European Council president sends a cryptic tweet after Theresa May's Brexit deal is rejected.
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Brexit Vote: Parliament to Decide on E.U. Withdrawal Plan - The New York Times

Brexit Vote: Parliament to Decide on E.U. Withdrawal Plan - The New York Times | Livewire | Scoop.it
After two and a half years of negotiation, argument and posturing, Parliament will finally vote on a bill that dictates the terms of Britain’s departure from the E.U.
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Trump and GOP taking messaging hit on shutdown

Trump and GOP taking messaging hit on shutdown | Livewire | Scoop.it
New polls indicate the American public is putting the brunt of the blame on Republicans.
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Vote on Brexit Deal Set to Leave U.K. No Clearer on EU Exit

Vote on Brexit Deal Set to Leave U.K. No Clearer on EU Exit | Livewire | Scoop.it
British Prime Minister Theresa May prepares for a vote on her plan to leave the European Union, facing what could be a dramatic legislative defeat.
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Trump Russia: transcripts detail how FBI debated if President was 'following directions' - CNNPolitics

Trump Russia: transcripts detail how FBI debated if President was 'following directions' - CNNPolitics | Livewire | Scoop.it
In the chaotic aftermath at the FBI following Director James Comey's firing, a half-dozen senior FBI officials huddled to set in motion the momentous move to open an investigation into President Donald Trump that included trying to understand why he was acting in ways that seemed to benefit Russia.
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Trump hid details of Putin meetings from his own administration: report

Trump hid details of Putin meetings from his own administration: report | Livewire | Scoop.it
President Donald Trump concealed details of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin by seizing possession of his interpreter’s notes to prevent them from reaching the public, according to a new bombshell report by the Washington Post.
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Pentagon Officials Fear Bolton’s Actions Increase Risk of Clash With Iran - The New York Times

Pentagon Officials Fear Bolton’s Actions Increase Risk of Clash With Iran - The New York Times | Livewire | Scoop.it
At the direction of its leader, John Bolton, the National Security Council asked the Pentagon last year to provide military options to strike Iran after militants hit an empty American lot in Baghdad.
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Trump walks out of shutdown negotiations after Democrats reject wall money, calls meeting ‘total waste of time’ - The

Trump walks out of shutdown negotiations after Democrats reject wall money, calls meeting ‘total waste of time’ - The | Livewire | Scoop.it
Asked how long he was willing to let the shutdown go on, the president replied: “Whatever it takes.”
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Brexit: Theresa May considering Labour MP's demands on workers rights

Brexit: Theresa May considering Labour MP's demands on workers rights | Livewire | Scoop.it
The government is considering a proposal by Labour MP John Mann to give extra protections to workers.
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At China port, tariff drop a salve for hard-hit traders of American cars | Reuters

At China port, tariff drop a salve for hard-hit traders of American cars | Reuters | Livewire | Scoop.it
In the Chinese port city of Tianjin, gray market traders of American-made cars, badly stung by a scything trade war and punitive tit-for-tat tariffs, are scrambling to take advantage of an opportunity they fear may prove only temporary.
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