This aerial view taken on September 16, 2019 shows the haze covered airport in Palangkaraya, central Kalimantan. - Thousands of…
Philip Jacobson's lawyer said his client was accused of violating his visa conditions by undertaking reporting activities in Palangkaraya
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 17:12
U.S. Attorney General William Barr delivers remarks to announce the establishment of the President’s Commission on Law…
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Attorney General William Barr has named 18 law enforcement officials to a presidential commission that will study ways to reduce crime and increase respect for the law
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 16:40
Democratic presidential rivals Tulsi Gabbard, Joe Biden, Amy Klobuchar, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders link arms during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day march, Jan. 20, 2020, in Columbia, South Carolina.
Divisions that plagued presidential hopefuls before the 2016 primary season are resurfacing
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 15:42
FILE PHOTO: A Huawei company logo at Shenzhen International Airport in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China, July 22, 2019…
Analysts note the Chinese tech giant has been working to reduce its reliance on American-made components
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 16:38
Federal agents enter upscale apartment complex where authorities say a birth tourism business charged pregnant women $50,000 for lodging, food and transportation, Irvine, Calif., March 3, 2015.
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The Trump administration is unveiling new visa restrictions aimed at restricting a practice known as 'birth tourism' — women who travel to the US to give birth so their children can have citizenship
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 14:48
American NGO Unearths Mines in Vietnam to Make Farming Possible
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The Vietnam War left countless unexploded munitions buried inside the country's arable land; now the US group Roots of Peace is helping to locate and remove them
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 13:46
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DC is accusing Trump’s inaugural committee, and two companies that control the Trump International Hotel in the nation’s capital, of throwing parties for the Trump family with nonprofit funds, and overpaying for event space at the hotel
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 13:16
Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign event at the North Iowa Events…
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The former vice president pledged in a wide-ranging interview with MSNBC that if he reaches the White House, he would not agree to any budget deal that curtails Social Security benefits
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 13:32
U.S. soldiers stand amid damage at a site of Iranian bombing at Ain al-Asad air base, in Anbar, Iraq, Jan. 13, 2020.
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Trump has repeatedly claimed that no Americans were harmed in the Iranian missile strikes on Jan. 8, which came in retaliation for a US drone strike that killed Qassem Soleimani
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 12:33
In this image from video, impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., argues in favor of amendment
Senate trial arguments underway over whether US president is guilty of two articles of impeachment and should be removed from office
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 12:17
President Donald Trump steps to the podium to begin his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 30, 2018. Behind Trump are Vice President Mike Pence and House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.
There has been speculation that the White House would push for a postponement so the speech was not overshadowed by the Senate trial
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 11:18
FILE PHOTO: International passengers arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport after the U.S. Supreme Court granted…
he Department of Homeland Security said Iranians and their families are no longer eligible to apply for or extend what are known as E-1 and E-2 visas
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 11:09
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is seen at a product demonstration in Santa Monica, California, in this September 6, 2012, file photo.
UN investigators call for probe; Saudi embassy in Washington denies allegations involving phone of Amazon billionaire and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:59
An employee of the virology department of the Charite hospital prepares a test for the new coronavirus in Berlin, Germany.
World Health Organization hosts meeting to decide on recommendations needed to manage new coronavirus
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:22
 President Donald Trump talks during a bilateral meeting with Iraqi President Barham Salih (not pictured) in Davos.
President heads back to US after calling for drastic reform of World Trade Organization
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Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:50