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Hollywood star John Travolta woos audiences in Saudi ArabiaHollywood's John Travolta woos fans during visit to Saudi Arabia, where cinemas are to open next year after 3-decade ban
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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. On Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, several people familiar with Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team has gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump says he isn't considering firing Mueller over emailsPresident Donald Trump says he's not considering firing Robert Mueller, but that didn't stop him from adding to the growing conservative criticism of the special counsel's move to gain access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials.
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Delegates attend the second day of the African National Congress elective conference in Johannesburg, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. The vote to choose the next president of South Africa's ruling African National Congress party got underway after disputes over the credentials of party delegates, highlighting the bitter fight within Nelson Mandela's historic liberation movement. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
South Africa's ruling party counts votes for new leaderCounting of votes for the next president of South Africa's ruling African National Congress party has begun, with the new leader of Nelson Mandela's storied liberation movement expected to be announced later in the day
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FILE - In this Dec. 23, 2016 file photo the body of Berlin attacker Anis Amri is covered with a thermic blanket after a shootout between police and a man near a train station in Milan's Sesto San Giovanni neighborhood, Italy. Survivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 for the first time amid continued anger at German authorities' failure to stop the attack and handling of the aftermath. (AP Photo/Daniele Bennati, file)
1 year after Berlin attack, anger and questions remainsSurvivors and families of those killed in last year's Christmas market truck rampage in Berlin will meet with Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time amid continued anger at German authorities' failures
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FILE - In this May 26, 2016 file photo, people walk past an illuminated logo for Huawei at a launch event for the Huawei MateBook in Beijing. An executive of Huawei says the Chinese smartphone brand will start sales in the United States through phone carriers next year 2018,  in a move that would dramatically increase the American presence of the No. 3 global handset seller. The president of Huawei Technologies Ltd.’s consumer business, Richard Yu, said Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, he would announce details at next month’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Huawei sells some models in U.S. electronics stores but has a minimal share of a market in which most sales are through carriers.(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
China's Huawei to expand in US smartphone market next yearAn executive of Huawei says the Chinese smartphone brand plans to start sales in the U.S. market through carriers next year in a move that would dramatically increase its American market presence
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with reporters as he departs from the South Lawn of the White House via Marine One in Washington, to spend the weekend at Camp David in Maryland. Prioritizing national sovereignty over alliances, Trump is poised to outline his national security vision, one that envisions nations in a perpetual state of competition and de-emphasizes the multinational agreements that have dominated the United States' foreign policy since the Cold War. The Republican president, who ran on a platform of "America First," will detail his plans Monday, ones that if fully implemented could sharply alter the United States' relationships with the rest of the world. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Trump to unveil 'America First' national security strategyPresident Donald Trump is poised to outline a national security strategy that envisions nations in a perpetual state of competition and de-emphasizes the multinational agreements that have dominated the United States' foreign policy since the Cold War
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FILE - African migrants try to reach a rescue boat from the Spanish aid organization Proactiva Open Arms, after falling from a punctured rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea, about 12 miles north of Sabratha, Libya, on July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
African refugees reach France in resettlement initiativeThe first group of African refugees benefiting from a new initiative bringing the especially vulnerable directly to Europe has arrived in France
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
German writer and journalist Gunter Wallraff, talks to members of the media outside a court where the trial of German journalist Mesale Tolu for terror propaganda and terror group membership, continues in Istanbul, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. Media reports say prosecutors are requesting that a German journalist who was arrested in Turkey be released from jail pending the outcome of her trial on terror-related charges. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Turkish prosecutors request bail for German journalistMedia reports in Turkey say prosecutors are requesting that a German journalist who was arrested in Turkey be released from jail pending the outcome of her trial on terror-related charges
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People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. Share prices were mostly higher in Asia on Monday, lifted by robust trade data from Japan that suggest a sustained recovery in demand in China and other major markets. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
World shares gain as focus turns to US tax overhaulShares higher in Europe after robust gains in Asia
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  • Leesburg man sentenced to 20 years for burglary, stabbing

    A Leesburg man was sentenced this week to 20 years in prison following a March burglary and stabbing, according to the Loudoun commonwealth's attorney's office. Loudoun Times, Sat, Dec 16 2017 @ 02:53 PM
  • Victim identified in fatal Lovettsville fire

    The Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office has identified the victim in Sunday's fatal fire in Lovettsville as 73-year-old Robert Steves. Loudoun Times, Fri, Dec 15 2017 @ 01:18 AM
  • Understanding the $40 Tolls to Use I-66 in the DC Area

    The lanes provide all drivers the option of commuting in free-flowing traffic that is supposed to always be moving at 45 miles per hour. On Monday, Dec. 4, single-occupant commuters were able to use I-66 inside the beltway for the first time by paying a variable toll. Reason Foundation, Mon, Dec 18 2017 @ 12:00 AM
  • Loudoun officials welcome Comstocka s Metro reform bill

    D.C. Metro's system has been plagued with safety and budget concerns in recent years. Loudoun Times, Sat, Dec 16 2017 @ 01:50 PM
  • Naked man is arrested near Dulles Airport after jumping on a vehicle

    A man was arrested in Virginia Tuesday after taking off his clothes and jumping on a vehicle near Dulles Airport, causing major delays during rush hour, police said. At around 3:30 p.m., officers responded to Route 28 and Frying Pan Road after a naked man was reported running in the area, Fairfax County Police said in a Twitter message. The Washington Post, Tue, Dec 12 2017 @ 09:34 PM
  • Fire in Sterling displaces 17, causes $714K in damages

    At 6:20 p.m. Dec. 10, fire and rescue units responded to a house fire in the 22000 block of Oakgrove Road in Sterling, according to a Loudoun County Fire and Rescue spokeswoman. Loudoun Times, Mon, Dec 11 2017 @ 10:13 PM
  • Loudoun County house fire leaves one dead

    Firefighters responded to three, separate fires Sunday night in Loudoun County. At one, a malfunctioning fireplace is likely the cause at a home in Ashburn that left 17 people displaced. The Washington Post, Mon, Dec 11 2017 @ 09:40 AM
  • Loudoun Co. man indicted on murder charge in fathera s death, arson new

    A 20-year-old Loudoun County man has been indicted on seven counts, including first-degree murder, after prosecutors say he fatally shot his father over the summer and then set fire to the family home to conceal the crime. In addition to murder, Michael Bowles was charged Monday in connection to the July 25 death of his father, Mario, with the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony; shooting or stabbing in the commission of a felony; arson; concealing a dead body; maliciously shooting or throwing missiles; and the use of a sawed-off gun in a crime. WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Dec 12 2017 @ 02:39 PM
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