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Putin calls Russia-US contacts 'all invented' in annual press conference
December 14, 2017

ABCNews.com(MOSCOW) — Russian President Vladimir Putin took a page out of the playbook of President Donald Trump on Thursday by referring…

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Rodman on his relationship with Kim Jong Un: 'He treats me as a friend'
December 14, 2017

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Retired NBA player Dennis Rodman sat down for an interview with “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”…

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A New Era of Friendship…
December 13, 2017

(LONDON) —  iStock/Thinkstock“The new embassy signifies a new era of friendship between our two countries,” U.S. Ambassador Woody Johnson announced to…

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Congress skips chance to kill Iran deal, leaves decision to Trump
December 13, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — When President Donald Trump announced two months ago that he would not certify Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal,…

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Tillerson tries to quell anxieties at State Department amid questions about his future
December 13, 2017

Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Ten months after taking office and seven months after beginning a “redesign” of the department that critics…

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Marine Corps apologizes after aircraft part falls on Japanese school again
December 13, 2017

NHK News(OKINAWA, Japan) — For the second time in less than a week, a part from a U.S. military aircraft has…

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Meghan Markle to join Prince Harry, royal family for Christmas Day service
December 13, 2017

Karwai Tang/WireImage(LONDON) — Meghan Markle will join Prince Harry and other members of the royal family at Sandringham, Queen Elizabeth’s estate,…

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Landmarks across the globe lit blue and white for Hanukkah's first night
December 13, 2017

ABC(NEW YORK) — Buildings and bridges across the world were bathed in blue and white light Tuesday night in honor of…

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Tillerson to North Korea: ‘We're ready’ to meet ‘without precondition’
December 12, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) —  Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S. is “ready to talk any time North Korea would like to…

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Russia will allow its Olympic athletes to compete as neutral after ban
December 12, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) — Russia’s Olympic Committee has voted to back a plan for its athletes to compete at 2018 Winter Olympics under…

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