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This week's eye-popping photos

cnn - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:43
Take a look at 31 photos of the week from November 10 through November 16.
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Senators seek more info from Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner in probe of Russia ‘backdoor overture’

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:42
Jared Kushner’s lawyer failed to give the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee documents President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser received about a “Russian backdoor overture ...
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Hawaii psychiatric hospital where killer took flight had 17 escapes over past eight years

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:35
More than a dozen escapes have occurred over the past eight years at a Hawaii psychiatric hospital where a patient who admitted killing a woman ...
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Trump regards molestation allegations against Roy Moore as ‘troubling’ but doesn’t call for him to quit race

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:34
The White House on Thursday said it was troubled by allegations that Republican senate hopeful Roy Moore molested teenagers, but stopped short of calling for ...
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U.S. regulators set to require disclaimers on internet election-related ads in light of Russia meddling

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:34
U.S. regulators on Thursday kicked off a process that could result in mandatory disclaimers on election ads that appear on social media, a reaction to ...
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U.S. issues warning about Christmas terror threat in Europe

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:34
The United States on Thursday updated its advice to travelers heading for Europe, warning of an increased terrorist threat over the Christmas and New Year ...
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Will earprints replace the fingerprint?

cnn - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:34
Located in the industrial city of Chiba, just outside of Tokyo, CEATEC is the biggest electronics show in Japan.
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Prosecutor paints Benghazi suspect as ‘commander’ of deadly 2012 attack

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:34
Competing portraits of the accused mastermind of the 2012 attacks on U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, emerged Thursday as prosecutors and a defense attorney attempted ...
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Syrian regime shelling, airstrikes killed 22 civilians near Damascus, activists say

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:32
BEIRUTSyrian government shelling and airstrikes have killed nearly two dozen civilians in three days of fighting in the suburbs of the capital where rebels are ...
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GOP ranks in Senate speed approvals of Trump’s conservative judicial picks

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:31
One thing is definitely going right for U.S. President Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans who control Congress: they are steadily getting conservatives appointed as ...
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Maine officials say college student discovered new, nonstinging, species of wasp

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:31
Maine officials say a new species of wasp has been discovered.The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry says University of Maine student Hillary Morin ...
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U.S. towns, cities fear taxpayer revolt if Republicans kill local levy deductions

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:28
From Pataskala, Ohio, to Conroe, Texas, local government leaders worry that if Republican tax-overhaul plans moving through the U.S. Congress become law, it will be ...
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Japan asks UNSC to extend Syria gas attack probe for 30 days after Russia vetoes U.S. resolution

japantimes - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 10:28
Japan on Thursday asked the U.N. Security Council to renew for 30 days a U.N.-led investigation of chemical weapons attacks in Syria, according to a ...
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