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Heavy rains, flooding kill 12 people in Jordan: government

Heavy rains, flooding kill 12 people in Jordan: governmentTwelve people died in heavy rains and flooding in parts of Jordan on Friday and authorities evacuated foreign tourists from the ancient city of Petra and other popular destinations, officials said on Saturday. The country has recently been hit by flash floods and heavy downpours. In the worst incident, 21 people – mostly school children on an outing to the Dead Sea – were killed as torrential rains poured through valleys and deep ravines.



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Jim Jordan Will Run For Minority Leader Despite Ohio State Sexual Assault Scandal

Jim Jordan Will Run For Minority Leader Despite Ohio State Sexual Assault ScandalRep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), an ultraconservative whose re-election campaign was



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Israel says to negotiate border land lease extension with Jordan

Israel says to negotiate border land lease extension with JordanIsrael will negotiate with Jordan an extension of a 25-year Israeli lease of border land under a 1994 peace treaty, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday. Netanyahu, in public remarks, said Jordan wants to implement its option to end the lease, and Israel “will enter negotiations with it on the possibility of extending the current arrangement”. Under an annex to the peace agreement, Israel leased about 1,000 acres (405 hectares) of agricultural land in the southern sector of its border with Jordan, as well as a small area known as the “Island of Peace” near the Sea of Galilee.



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Jordan Belliveau Case: Missing Florida 2-Year-Old Found Dead in Wooded Area, Authorities Say

Jordan Belliveau Case: Missing Florida 2-Year-Old Found Dead in Wooded Area, Authorities SayJordan Belliveau's 21-year-old mother reported the 2-year-old boy missing early Sunday.



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Jordan Belliveau's Mother Charged With Murder, Struck Son in 'Moment of Frustration,' Police Say

Jordan Belliveau's Mother Charged With Murder, Struck Son in 'Moment of Frustration,' Police SayCharisse Stinson, 21, is charged with first-degree murder.



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Roy Oliver: White police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager Jordan Edwards

Roy Oliver: White police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager Jordan EdwardsA white police officer has been jailed for 15 years for murdering an unarmed, black 15-year-old boy in Dallas, Texas. The verdict represents what is an extremely rare phenomenon – a murder conviction for a shooting involving on-duty police officer. Roy Oliver was fired from his job with the Balch Springs Police Department in the days after the high-profile 2017 shooting of Jordan Edwards.



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Former Texas Cop Found Guilty Of Killing Unarmed Teenager Jordan Edwards

Former Texas Cop Found Guilty Of Killing Unarmed Teenager Jordan EdwardsRoy Oliver, a former Texas police officer, was convicted on Tuesday for



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Rep. Jim Jordan and Rod Rosenstein face off in fiery hearing on Capitol Hill

Rep. Jim Jordan and Rod Rosenstein face off in fiery hearing on Capitol HillIn one remarkably tense exchange, Rosenstein sparred with Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, who accused the deputy attorney general of “hiding” information from Congress.



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Heated exchange between Deputy AG Rosenstein and Rep. Jordan during House hearing

Heated exchange between Deputy AG Rosenstein and Rep. Jordan during House hearingHeated exchange between Deputy AG Rosenstein and Rep. Jordan during House hearing
Description: On Thursday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testified before the House Judiciary Committee about the Department of Justice’s inspector general’s report that criticized the judgment of the FBI and DOJ in their handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Rosenstein was grilled by Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, who claimed he was not complying with congressional requests to submit documents to the committee.



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Prince William Arrives in Jordan to Kick Off Historic Tour of the Middle East

Prince William Arrives in Jordan to Kick Off Historic Tour of the Middle EastDuring the next five days, the prince will continue his visit to Jordan, and move on to Israel and the disputed territories



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