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3.0-magnitude earthquake strikes south of San Pedro, USGS says

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A 3.0-magnitude earthquake hit San Pedro area Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
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Ericsson agrees to pay over $1 billion to resolve U.S. corruption probes

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Swedish mobile telecoms company Ericsson has agreed to pay over $1 billion to resolve probes into corruption, including the bribing of government officials, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Friday.
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Why The Trump Decision To Delay Aid To Ukraine Is Under Scrutiny

Why The Trump Decision To Delay Aid To Ukraine Is Under Scrutiny

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There are lots of reasons U.S. foreign aid can be held up or frozen. There's even a law that governs the issue. But many experts say what happened over the summer with Ukraine is highly irregular. (Image credit: Saoul Loeb / AFP via Getty Images)
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Pelosi announces House moving forward with articles of impeachment

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused Trump of abusing his power for his own benefit at the expense of national security, by withholding nearly $400 million in U.S. military aid from Ukraine, and dangling a White House meeting for Ukraine's president, in exchange for announcing investigations into his political rivals.
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U.S. military has enough capability in Middle East for now -Esper

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SIMI VALLEY - U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday he believed the U.S. military had sufficient capability in the Middle East for now to deter conflict, dismissing a media report that a major troop increase was under consideration amid tension with Iran.
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Uber releases safety report revealing reports of sexual assault

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According to a safety report released by Uber this week, 3,000 people were sexually assaulted in the rideshares last year.
In the report, Uber's U.S. safety report examines data from 2017 and 2018 with an analysis of 3.1 million trips every day.
The findings show what Uber calls “a critical safety incident” only happened in 3 out of every 10,000 rides.
But the long anticipated data also shows 3,000 sexual assaults last year and 235 rapes.
The report shows in 2017 and 2018, a combined 204 people died in fatal crashes involving an uber.
Uber said it's releasing data to be transparent and...
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American Unity Fund Senior Advisor Tyler Deaton Breaks Down The Fairness For All Act

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Newly introduced legislation in the U.S. House backed by the Mormon Church seeks to strike a middle ground on LGBT rights and religious freedom in federal civil rights law, although major proponents of each refuse to support the legislation. Introduced by Rep. Chris Stewart on Friday, the Fairness for All Act would strike balance between LGBT rights and religious freedom in way proponents say would protect First Amendment rights.
Fox News Radio's Guy Benson sat down with Tyler Deaton, Senior Advisor to American Unity Fund to get the specifics of the Bill.
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Canada made deal with the devil by supporting anti-Israel resolution: former U.S. ambassador to UN

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Nikki Haley, the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, accused Canada of striking a deal with the devil over its recent support of an anti-Israel resolution.
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Republicans want Hunter Biden, Rep. Schiff and whistleblower to testify on impeachment

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Republicans on the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee want Hunter Biden, Democratic congressman Adam Schiff and a whistleblower to be among the witnesses they want to testify at impeachment hearings for President Donald Trump, the top Republican on the panel said in a letter on Friday.
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Leak of classified papers ahead of UK election ‘tied to' Russian operation -Reddit

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LONDON - The leak and distribution of classified British-U.S. trade documents online is tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign, Reddit said on Friday, fueling fears that Moscow is seeking to interfere in Britain's upcoming election.
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Ericsson agrees to pay over $1 billion to resolve U.S. corruption probe

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Swedish mobile telecoms company Ericsson has agreed to pay over $1 billion to resolve a probe into corruption, including bribing of government officials, over many years in countries including China, Vietnam, and Djibouti, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a statement on Friday.
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U.S. senators not waiting for NCAA, form group to explore athlete compensation

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A pair of lawmakers have discussed legislation that would compensate athletes for use of their names, images and likenesses.
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Distribution of leaked UK-U.S. documents ‘tied to' Russian operation -Reddit

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LONDON - Internet discussion site Reddit said on Friday the leak and distribution of classified UK-U.S. trade documents during Britain's election campaign was tied to a previous Russian information operation.
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China Waiving Tariffs on Soybeans and Pork Could Help Farmers and Boost U.S. Exports

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The move comes as particularly good news for soybean farmers, who have seen a huge share of their market dry up since July 2018.
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Ericsson agrees to pay over $1 billion to resolve U.S. corruption probe: statement

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Mobile telecoms gear maker Ericsson has agreed to pay over $1 billion to resolve a foreign corruption probe, the U.S. Department of Justice said in a statement on Friday.
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What Happened to the U.S.S. Arizona After Pearl Harbor?

What Happened to the U.S.S. Arizona After Pearl Harbor?

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The sunken battleship U.S.S. Arizona has lain in the “ oily waters of Pearl Harbor ” for decades now - a historic relic, a sacred open grave and an environmental dilemma.
On the morning of Dec. 7, 1941, the Japanese unleashed a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. The attack led to the deaths of close to 2,400 Americans , including almost 50 civilians. Of those, almost half died on the U.S.S. Arizona, the ship that, for many, has come to symbolize the entire event.
The forward deck of the Arizona was struck by a 1,760-pound bomb that triggered a massive explosion, lifted the 33,000-ton vessel...
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Kerry joins Biden in Iowa, making a foreign policy pitch

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ELKADER - Former Vice President Joe Biden campaigned in Iowa on Friday with John Kerry, the former U.S. secretary of state and presidential nominee, seeking to bolster his case that he can set right a world turned topsy-turvy by President Donald Trump.
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Former U.S. Ambassador To Ukraine John Herbst On U.S.-Ukraine Relations

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NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with John Herbst, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, about U.S.-Ukraine relations and next week's summit and meetings on Ukraine in Paris.
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