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Football Leaks: 'Suspected hacker' detained in Hungary

Football Leaks: 'Suspected hacker' detained in Hungary

SUMMARY: Following the story, a post on Football Leaks' Facebook page read "PJ looking for me?

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Pew Poll: Border wall supporters, detractors won't concede to end shutdown

Pew Poll: Border wall supporters, detractors won't concede to end shutdown

SUMMARY: Overall, 58 percent of Americans oppose providing funding for an expanded border barrier while 40 percent support the proposal.

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Kenya terror attack victim American Jason Spindler mourned as officials increase death toll in hotel attack — live updates

Kenya terror attack victim American Jason Spindler mourned as officials increase death toll in hotel attack — live updates

SUMMARY: Footage shows gunmen looking for victims in Kenya terror attackKenyan hospitals appealed for blood donations even as the number of wounded remained unclear.

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Syria bombing today kills U.S. troops in Manbij attack claimed by ISIS near Turkey

Syria bombing today kills U.S. troops in Manbij attack claimed by ISIS near Turkey

SUMMARY: The attack comes just weeks after President Trump declared ISIS defeated and said U.S. troops were coming home.

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World Economic Forum: Worsening global relations could hurt world's economy, Davos organizers warn

World Economic Forum: Worsening global relations could hurt world's economy, Davos organizers warn

SUMMARY: In its annual Global Risks Report, the World Economic Forum said the world is evolving into "a period of divergence following a period of globalization."

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Fight against ISIS in Syria rages on despite calls for U.S. troop withdrawal

Fight against ISIS in Syria rages on despite calls for U.S. troop withdrawal

SUMMARY: Ash Sha'Fah, Syria — ISIS has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing outside a restaurant in northern Syria, with four Americans among at least 16 people killed.

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U.N.: Violence in Democratic Republic of Congo killed 900 over 3 days

U.N.: Violence in Democratic Republic of Congo killed 900 over 3 days

SUMMARY: Photo by Hugh Kinsella Cunningham/EPA-EFEJan. 16 (UPI) -- Nearly 900 people died during three days of ethnic violence last month in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the United Nations said Wednesday.

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Super blood wolf moon: How long will the total lunar eclipse last?

Super blood wolf moon: How long will the total lunar eclipse last?

SUMMARY: As long as the weather cooperates, the "super blood wolf moon" will be visible across the U.S., Europe, and parts of Africa and Russia.

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Vice-president's wife Karen Pence to teach at anti-LGBT school

Vice-president's wife Karen Pence to teach at anti-LGBT school

SUMMARY: According to a job application for the Immanuel Christian School, a private school, applicants must initial a passage promising to "live a personal life of moral purity".

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Theresa May survives no-confidence vote day after Brexit deal rejected

Theresa May survives no-confidence vote day after Brexit deal rejected

SUMMARY: U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's government survived a no-confidence vote Wednesday, a day after British lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected her Brexit deal by a historic margin.

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Lockheed Martin wins $69 million contract to upgrade F-35 digital systems

Lockheed Martin wins $69 million contract to upgrade F-35 digital systems

SUMMARY: The Pentagon has obligated $20 million from Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps fiscal 2018 funds, as the contract combines purchases for all three branches of the U.S. military.

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Japanese ship to drill world’s deepest hole in earthquake-prone trough

Japanese ship to drill world’s deepest hole in earthquake-prone trough

SUMMARY: File Photo by Mitsubishi Juko/EPAJan. 16 (UPI) -- A Japanese drilling ship is boring a hole beneath the seabed at the Nankai Trough, a major earthquake-prone hot spot, according to multiple reports.

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China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says

China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says

SUMMARY: File Photo by Stephen Shaver/UPI | License Photo | License PhotoJan. 16 (UPI) -- China has rapidly modernized its military and increased defense spending over the past two decades, posing a security threat to Asia, and Taiwan in particular, a U.S. military intelligence report said.

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Leidos awarded $9.7M contract for anti-IED surveillance support

Leidos awarded $9.7M contract for anti-IED surveillance support

SUMMARY: Army/UPIJan. 16 (UPI) -- Leidos Inc. has been awarded a $9.7 million contract in support of the Saturn Arch Arial Intelligence System.

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BAE contracted for repairs, upgrades on guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey

BAE contracted for repairs, upgrades on guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey

SUMMARY: The Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, is the contracting agent on the award.

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Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.

Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.

SUMMARY: A bigger group left Honduras on Oct. 13, arriving to Mexico City in early November and then moving on to the U.S. border.

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MBDA's new MMP missile system successfully deployed in Mali

MBDA's new MMP missile system successfully deployed in Mali

SUMMARY: The French Army successfully deployed the new MMP missile system in Mali, manufacturer MBDA announced.

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Enes Kanter: Turkey seeks arrest of New York Knicks star

Enes Kanter: Turkey seeks arrest of New York Knicks star

SUMMARY: Image copyright EPA Image caption Enes Kanter joined the New York Knicks in September 2017Turkish prosecutors have issued an international arrest warrant for New York Knicks basketball player Enes Kanter, Turkish media report.

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Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses

Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses

SUMMARY: Yokozuna or grand champion sumo wrestler Kisenosato Yutaka said he is retiring from the sport after a string of losses.

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Democrats ask Trump to delay State of the Union speech

Democrats ask Trump to delay State of the Union speech

SUMMARY: Mr Trump is due to address Congress for the annual State of the Union speech on 29 January.

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