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Hong Kong police 'fire warning shots' in street clash

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Baton-wielding Hong Kong riot police fired warning shots and pepper spray early Tuesday after a riot erupted in a busy district when officials tried to shift illegal hawkers on Chinese New Year. Television footage showed one officer pointing his gun at crowds of protesters on the...(more) 



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Second man shot in Ireland in apparent gang feud

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A man was shot dead in Dublin on Monday, Irish police said, in a killing thought to be a reprisal attack for a shooting at a boxing event last week. Police said a man in his 50s had been shot on a residential street in north...(more) 



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ISIL wife charged in death of Kayla Mueller

a shared story    16 hours 47 minutes ago
The wife of a now-deceased Islamic State leader has been charged for her alleged role in the 2015 death of American aid worker Kayla Jean Mueller.          



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No hope of change in Illinois

a shared story    16 hours 47 minutes ago
President Barack Obama will visit Springfield on Wednesday, marking nine years since he launched his historic campaign for president there. Obama campaigned on the theme of hope and change. Like him or not, he delivered on the "change" part. But here in the president's home state,...(more) 

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Plea deal discussed for Waukegan woman accused of killing daughter

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A plea deal may be near for a Waukegan woman charged with murdering her 11-year-old daughter. In court Monday, a prosecutor and defense attorney both said progress is being made toward a negotiated resolution to the case. Nicholette R. Lawrence, 33, has pleaded not guilty to...(more) 



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Political Tourists Flock To New Hampshire

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As the 2016 campaign plays out through televised debates for the rest of the nation, political tourists flocked to New Hampshire in the week leading up to the state's presidential primary on Tuesday. (Feb. 8)          



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Trump mocks Cruz at final rally before New Hampshire votes – live coverage

a shared story    16 hours 47 minutes ago
Bloomberg hints at White House runRepublicans focus on toppling TrumpJohn Kasich supporters feel their man on the riseFemale voters voice deep division over Hillary ClintonThe Minute: everything you need to know from the campaign trail 2.24am GMT Under the wire – almost – is this postscript...(more) 



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Duckworth focuses on Kirk as rivals trade barbs on CPS, criminal justice reforms

a shared story    17 hours 47 minutes ago
U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth focused on Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk while candidates Andrea Zopp and state Sen. Napoleon Harris traded criticisms on criminal justice reforms and closing Chicago Public Schools during the first major gathering of Democratic U.S. Senate hopefuls on Monday. The exchange...  



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Bernie Sanders rallies voters for New Hampshire primary

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Bernie Sanders talks about wages and education while campaigning in New Hampshire just before the state's primary election.          




Preet Bharara, Cuomo attend swearing-in judge ceremony

a shared story    17 hours 47 minutes ago
They were the two men in a room — with a lot of other people there too.  



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Emanuel tobacco tax package stalls

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel's bid to raise the legal age to buy tobacco products in Chicago to 21 stalled Monday after aldermen complained that tax increases in the ordinance would further drive up illegal cigarette sales and hurt city businesses. During more than three hours of testimony...(more) 



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Rubio super PAC launches last-minute campaign against Bush in New Hampshire

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As the New Hampshire campaign comes to a close, a super PAC supporting Sen. Marco Rubio has changed its ad strategy to try to slap down a possible rally by his Florida rival, Jeb Bush. Since Friday, Conservative Solutions PAC has pulled more than $1 million...(more) 



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