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US warplane crashes into Philippine Sea during routine operations

US warplane crashes into Philippine Sea during routine operations

The pilots were in good condition and the crash is being investigated. The crew members were "immediately and safely recovered", the US Navy 7th Fleet said in a statement. The F/A-18 Block III Sup...

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Style nationalism comes under fire at WWI commemorations in Paris

Style nationalism comes under fire at WWI commemorations in Paris

Macron delivered a stinging indictment of nationalism in a 20-minute speech and called on leaders to learn the lessons of the past. " Patriotism is the exact opposite nationalism ". But by pulli...

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Four UK ministers on verge of quitting over Brexit

Four UK ministers on verge of quitting over Brexit

And another Brexiteer former cabinet minister, John Whittingdale , said it was hard to see how Mrs May's premiership could continue if MPs rejected any Brexit deal she brought back to Parliament. B...

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Satellite images reveal hidden North Korean missile bases

Satellite images reveal hidden North Korean missile bases

Joseph Bermudez, Victor Cha and Lisa Collins of the Centre for Strategic and International Studies used satellite imagery and interviews with North Korean defectors and government officials to identif...

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Intense fighting erupts on Israel-Gaza border after botched raid

Intense fighting erupts on Israel-Gaza border after botched raid

In a joint statement, Palestinian resistance factions announced that they had begun firing rockets into southern Israel in response to an Israeli military incursion into the southern Gaza Strip late l...

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Hillary Will Run Again, Returning to Her Old Self

Hillary Will Run Again, Returning to Her Old Self

Not only was Pennsylvania a pivotal state in the 2016 presidential election, Pittsburgh played a big part, with Hillary Clinton receiving 75 percent of the vote. After her remark, Donald Trump to...

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Bangladesh to blame if Rohingya returns delayed: Myanmar gov’t

Bangladesh to blame if Rohingya returns delayed: Myanmar gov’t

Some 720,000 Rohingya fled their homes in Myanmar to take refuge in Bangladesh following a sweeping and bloody crackdown on the Muslim minority in August 2017. It isn't clear how long the returnees ...

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California Wildfires Now Deadliest In State History As Fatalities Rise

California Wildfires Now Deadliest In State History As Fatalities Rise

Question is, where do you go? Honea added that he's hopeful that more of those missing people will be found. "I didn't know if I was going to die". "I'm just fit to be tied". Osby said losses to hom...

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Cash pours in for homeless 'trolley man' who battled terror attacker

Cash pours in for homeless 'trolley man' who battled terror attacker

More than a dozen terrorist attacks have been prevented in recent years in Australia , but several have taken place, including a cafe siege in Sydney in 2014 where several people, including an Indian...

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In Paradise, on the search for life after Camp Fire

In Paradise, on the search for life after Camp Fire

At least 200 people remain missing in the fire zones. Gov. Jerry Brown said California is requesting aid from the Trump administration. "There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly f...

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A royal salute to our heroes

A royal salute to our heroes

Her Majesty kept a solemn watch over proceedings from a balcony at Whitehall, alongside the Duchess of Cornwall and Duchess of Cambridge . Across Britain, individuals and communities held two minut...

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North and South Koreas begin destroying border guard posts

North and South Koreas begin destroying border guard posts

Sole surviving plaintiff Lee Chun Sik (C) attends a press conference in Seoul on October 30, 2018, after South Korea's Supreme Court upheld a lower court ruling from several years earlier ordering N...

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Change Brexit course or face 'total surrender,' Boris Johnson warns

Change Brexit course or face 'total surrender,' Boris Johnson warns

An EU diplomat told Reuters earlier on Saturday that they were cautiously hopeful that an EU summit could happen in November to endorse the deal but that the volatile situation in Britain made it very...

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Macron Delivers Rebuke to Nationalism as Trump Looks On

Macron Delivers Rebuke to Nationalism as Trump Looks On

Macron's apparently soporific speech was seen by many as a direct, verbal swipe at his USA counterpart as he used the monologue to decry nationalism . President Paul Kagame is in Paris , France w...

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MS senator praises man with ‘public hanging’ remark

MS senator praises man with ‘public hanging’ remark

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a Republican who has been in office since April 2018, is now campaigning in a runoff election against Democrat Mike Espy. A representative for Hyde-Smith did not immediately...

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Donald Trump has tense World War I anniversary weekend in France

Donald Trump has tense World War I anniversary weekend in France

US President Donald Trump's umbrella is turned inside out by a gust of wind while stepping off Air Force One during his arrival at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, April 28, 2018. Trump sat mos...

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Canadians mark Remembrance Day, 100 years since end of First World War

Canadians mark Remembrance Day, 100 years since end of First World War

The Queen, 92, asked Prince Charles to once again take on her duties by laying a wreath at the Cenotaph. They were joined by a pregnant Duchess of Sussex who watched the National Remembrance Service f...

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Bourke St attacker had planned explosion for Melbourne's CBD

Bourke St attacker had planned explosion for Melbourne's CBD

Ambulance Victoria said paramedics had assessed three people at the scene. Victoria premier Daniel Andrews urged the public to avoid the crime scene, and thanked responding police officers. "Aus...

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Arizona Firefighters Deployed To Battle California Wildfires

Arizona Firefighters Deployed To Battle California Wildfires

There were shout-outs as well to the firefighters struggling to contain the fires in what were described as especially hard conditions. "These guys are heroes", filmmaker Guillermo del Toro posted o...

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IDF soldier killed, another injured during Special Forces operation in Gaza

IDF soldier killed, another injured during Special Forces operation in Gaza

There have also been reports of Israeli warplanes targeting the area with some 40 missiles shortly after the incident. It was unclear if the other fatalities included gunmen. Also, Israeli Prime Minis...

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Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

Woman Charges Trump Motorcade as He Celebrates End of WWI in France

Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford attended the ceremony, which was not interrupted by weather in the end. There is always a rain option. ...

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Acting attorney general gets cool reception from Trump

Acting attorney general gets cool reception from Trump

Just before leaving for Paris, where he will take part in events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, Trump said he "didn't know" Whitaker but the former US attorney from I...

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UK’s former Brexit secretary pours cold water on PM’s deal

UK’s former Brexit secretary pours cold water on PM’s deal

Although 95 percent of a Brexit deal is said to be agreed, Britain and the European Union have yet to agree on how to guarantee that there will be no return to a visible border between Northern Irel...

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Tributes Pour In For Bourke Street Attack Victim Sisto Malaspina

Tributes Pour In For Bourke Street Attack Victim Sisto Malaspina

Mr Dutton said while police saw "no evidence" that Shire Ali was preparing to attack, more information had since been gleaned about the man's state of mind through the execution of a search warrant on...

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Camp Fire becomes one of the state’s most deadly and destructive fires

Camp Fire becomes one of the state’s most deadly and destructive fires

The Butte County Sheriff's Office said the victims were found in the same area in Paradise, a town that has been destroyed by the flames. Cal Fire's Bill Murphy says winds have calmed down in the va...

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"Need Gun Control, Not Prayers": Mother Of California Bar Shooting Victim

Among them is whether Long believed a former girlfriend might have been at the bar, which was filled with about 150 people on its popular college night that attracts students from several nearby schoo...

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Boris Johnson's brother resigns and calls for a second Brexit referendum

Boris Johnson's brother resigns and calls for a second Brexit referendum

In a video on Twitter, Johnson said the United Kingdom was "barrelling" towards an incoherent Brexit, leaving the nation "trapped" in an subordinate relationship to the European Union. A senior cabi...

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White House says Trump motorcade to WWI cemetery would have disrupted traffic

White House says Trump motorcade to WWI cemetery would have disrupted traffic

Attending the cemetery event in Trump's place were the White House chief of staff, retired Marine Gen. John Kelly; the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Gen. By this we can only assume tha...

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World leaders mark WW1 Armistice centenary in Paris

More than 2,000 soldiers are buried at the World War I cemetery, many of whom died in the Battle of Belleau Wood. The leaders of Commonwealth nations - whose forces were deployed under British comma...

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Gaza officials say six Palestinians killed in Israeli raid

The Palestinian Health Ministry said six people, including at least five militants, were killed and seven others wounded. Hamas' armed wing, the Qassam Brigades, claimed that Israeli undercover forc...

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Thin ice for new acting AG? Trump says 'I don't know' him

Thin ice for new acting AG? Trump says 'I don't know' him

It isn't hard to detect the irony of an argument that this disqualifies Whitaker from overseeing Mueller, given Mueller's friendship and past professional relationship with James Comey, a central figu...

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Senior Air India pilot fails alcohol test, another skips it; both grounded

Senior Air India pilot fails alcohol test, another skips it; both grounded

An Air India flight from Delhi to London was delayed after the pilot of the carrier was grounded after he was found unfit to fly. According to a tweet by ANI , Kathpalia was found positive in BA test...

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Trump, Democrats confront thorny life under divided Congress

Trump, Democrats confront thorny life under divided Congress

Also, Democratic leaders in the House through committee positions can conduct investigations into the conduct of government officials, including the use of subpoenas to get documents, the ability to c...

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Queen joined by senior members of Royal Family at WWI remembrance concert

Queen joined by senior members of Royal Family at WWI remembrance concert

At the Cenotaph , the Duchesses of Cornwall and Cambridge joined Her Majesty on one of the balconies overlooking the service, each clad in a trio of poppies. It is the first time since the Cenotap...

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Yet Another Palestinian Killed by Israeli Forces in Gaza

Yet Another Palestinian Killed by Israeli Forces in Gaza

Qatar's official news agency said the wealthy Gulf state's donation would benefit 27,000 civil servants. "The Great March of Return" protests were launched by thousands of Palestinian civilians in ...

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