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Limo company operator in New York crash pleads not guilty, faces threats

Limo company operator in New York crash pleads not guilty, faces threatsThe operator of a limousine company that owned the vehicle involved in a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York has received threats since pleading not guilty to criminally negligent homicide, his lawyer told local news media on Thursday. Nauman Hussain, 28, was charged with one felony count related to the deadliest U.S. transportation accident in nearly a decade. Hussain was issued written violations by police and the state Department of Transportation that the driver he hired should not have been operating the 2001 Ford Excursion limousine involved in Saturday’s crash.



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FBI chief says threats from drones to U.S. 'steadily escalating'

FBI chief says threats from drones to U.S. 'steadily escalating'FBI director Christopher Wray told a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday that the threat from drones “is steadily escalating” even as Congress gives agencies new tools to address threats. Wray made his comments days after President Donald Trump signed into law legislation that gives the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the FBI new powers to disable or destroy drones that pose a threat to government facilities.



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Christine Blasey Ford Can’t Return Home Due To ‘Unending’ Threats, Lawyers Say

Christine Blasey Ford Can’t Return Home Due To ‘Unending’ Threats, Lawyers SayChristine Blasey Ford, the woman who publicly accused now-Supreme Court



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Rouhani says Iran wants no war, sanctions, threats, or bullying

Rouhani says Iran wants no war, sanctions, threats, or bullyingRouhani, in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly, said the United States had waged “economic war” against Iran by reimposing unilateral sanctions, which were lifted under the country’s 2015 multinational nuclear deal in return for Tehran curbing its nuclear program. “The United States policy vis-à-vis the Islamic Republic of Iran has been wrong from the beginning, and its approach of resisting the wishes of the Iranian people as manifested in numerous elections is doomed to failure,” Rouhani said. President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the pact in May, and his administration reimposed sanctions on Iran in August.



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Tucker Carlson Blames Democrats For Death Threats Against Christine Blasey Ford

Tucker Carlson Blames Democrats For Death Threats Against Christine Blasey FordFox News host Tucker Carlson on Wednesday blamed Democrats for death threats



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Kavanaugh Accuser Faces Death Threats Ahead Of Senate Hearing

Kavanaugh Accuser Faces Death Threats Ahead Of Senate HearingChristine Blasey Ford, the California psychologist who accuses Supreme Court



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International court says it's 'undeterred' by US threats

International court says it's 'undeterred' by US threatsISLAMABAD (AP) — Afghan rights workers warned Tuesday that a blistering U.S. attack on the International Criminal Court investigating war crimes allegations will strengthen a climate of impunity in Afghanistan, prolong the war and embolden those committing acts of violence.



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Apple supplier stocks dip as Trump tweets threats over China tariffs

Apple supplier stocks dip as Trump tweets threats over China tariffsDonald Trump has seemingly triggered a drop in the shares of China-based suppliers of Apple Inc after threatening price increases against the tech giant on Twitter. The president claimed “prices may increase” for the world’s most popular smartphone provider thanks to “massive tariffs we may be imposing on China,” in a message calling on Apple to manufacture its products in the US. “Apple prices may increase because of the massive Tariffs we may be imposing on China – but there is an easy solution where there would be ZERO tax, and indeed a tax incentive,” he wrote on Saturday afternoon.



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Four planes make emergency landings in Chile and Peru after bomb threats: authorities

Four planes make emergency landings in Chile and Peru after bomb threats: authoritiesBy Felipe Iturrieta and Aislinn Laing SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Four planes were forced to make emergency landings in Chile and Peru on Thursday due to bomb threats issued to the Chilean Civil Aviation Authority, it said in a statement. Two of the planes were operated by LATAM Airlines and two by Sky, a low-cost Chilean airline, the aviation authority said. The planes were undergoing checks of passengers, baggage, and their cabins and holds by police and airport security, it said. (Reporting by Aislinn Laing and Felipe Iturrieta, Editing by Rosalba O'Brien)



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One Big Problem For Trump's Shutdown Threats: Congressional Republicans

One Big Problem For Trump's Shutdown Threats: Congressional RepublicansWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump has once again threatened to shut down the



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