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Swimmer dies in Australia after being stung by stingray

Only 17 fatal stingray attacks have been recorded worldwide, with the first reported Australian... In a statement, Tasmania Police confirmed: "Emergency services attended the south-eastern foresho...

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Netanyahu holds last-ditch talks to keep Israeli government together

Netanyahu holds last-ditch talks to keep Israeli government together

He also spoke of his military experience and said he could not publicly explain in detail the sensitive security moves now being taken by Israel. "I advise Israel not to try and test us again", Si...

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UN Rapporteur: British Compassion 'Replaced By Punitive, Callous' Policies

UN Rapporteur: British Compassion 'Replaced By Punitive, Callous' Policies

Prof Alston made his comments following a 12-day, nine-city trip to the UK. "With this government's changes, household incomes have never been higher, income inequality has fallen, the number of child...

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Man's confessions solve 4 long-unsolved slayings in 2 states

Man's confessions solve 4 long-unsolved slayings in 2 states

Samuel Little, convicted in 2014 of slaying three women in California in the late 1980s, has provided authorities from across the nation with information about more than 90 murders committed over so...

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Canadian woman, 86, dies a week after plane crash-lands in Guyana

Canadian woman, 86, dies a week after plane crash-lands in Guyana

The woman, Rookhia Kalloo, was identified to Global News by a family member, who also confirmed that she was a Canadian citizen. According to a local newspaper, Kalloo's family admitted her to hospi...

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Pakistan doesn't do a damn thing for us, says Donald Trump

Pakistan doesn't do a damn thing for us, says Donald Trump

The US suspended almost $2 billion in military aid to Pakistan early this year for not taking decision action against terrorists operating from its soil. We don't want to talk about it because of - ob...

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A "Creep Shot" of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Sparked Outrage

Even after she won, Ocasio-Cortez has proven even more relatable, admitting that she now can't afford to move to D.C. because her government salary won't officially kick in for months. Fox News' Gera...

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United Kingdom leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal

There was little support for Mrs May stepping aside for her main rivals in the party with 61 per cent preferring her over Boris Johnson , 48 per cent over Jacob Rees-Mogg, 58 per cent over environmen...

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Iran remains confident it can sidestep sanctions: Deputy FM

Iran remains confident it can sidestep sanctions: Deputy FM

The European Union, Russia and China need to compensate Iran for the withdrawal of the USA from the nuclear accord, Tehran's ambassador to the EU has said. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, though, ha...

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Khashoggi killers must be 'held to account' - Pence

Khashoggi killers must be 'held to account' - Pence

In a statement on Thursday, the public prosecutor's office said a team who were sent to Istanbul to return Khashoggi to Saudi Arabia , "forcibly restrained him and injected him with a large amount ...

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British PM heading for Brussels for talks on future ties

British PM heading for Brussels for talks on future ties

CONSERVATIVE MPs in the Portsmouth region have rallied behind prime minister Theresa May , following a number of resignations over Brexit. Your opinion is valuable. Scottish Secretary David Mundell...

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Amber Rudd returns to Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary

Amber Rudd returns to Cabinet as Work and Pensions Secretary

Rudd's appointment, confirmed this afternoon (16 November), came a day after McVey resigned the office in protest of the government's draft Brexit agreement. In my constituency in Hastings & Ryre ...

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Girlfriend of man who murdered wife, daughters speaks out ahead of sentencing

Girlfriend of man who murdered wife, daughters speaks out ahead of sentencing

On Thursday, his mistress, Nichol Kessinger , 30, told the Denver Post that she started dating Watts two months before the murders and said he told her he was in the middle of divorcing his wife. "...

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'Brexit issues best decided in House of Commons and not confidence vote'

'Brexit issues best decided in House of Commons and not confidence vote'

He told the Sunday Times: "If we can not close this deal on reasonable terms, we need to be very honest with the country that we will not be bribed and blackmailed or bullied and we will walk aw...

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Palestine Tensions: Palestinians hold weekly protest at Gaza border

Palestine Tensions: Palestinians hold weekly protest at Gaza border

The premier spoke by phone with the rest of his coalition partners, urging them to "make every effort not to bring down the right-wing government" and to prevent the left from getting into power, the ...

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Act of kindness that raised $400k ‘a lie’

Act of kindness that raised $400k ‘a lie’

Kate McClure, Mark D'Amico and homeless ex-marine Johnny Bobbitt are being charged with theft by deception and conspiracy after an investigation into the fundraiser, which went viral a year ago. Bob...

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Is a 'hard' Brexit the best deal for the UK?

Is a 'hard' Brexit the best deal for the UK?

Andrea Leadsom, the Brexiteer Commons' leader, said she supports the Prime Minister but suggested there is an opportunity before the special European Council meeting to get "the best possible deal...

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Donald Trump takes helicopter tour of scorched California landscape

Donald Trump takes helicopter tour of scorched California landscape

Authorities attribute the high death toll from the blaze - dubbed "Camp Fire" - partly to the speed with which flames raced through the town with little warning, driven by howling winds and fueled by ...

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Brexit: Theresa May survives but remains a wounded leader

Brexit: Theresa May survives but remains a wounded leader

As British Prime Minister Theresa May fights to save her Brexit deal, former U.K. Parliament Member John Browne said embarking on a "hard Brexit " is suitable. Right now she's stuck between Bre...

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As Maldives Sheds China's Shadow, PM Modi Attends President's Swearing

As Maldives Sheds China's Shadow, PM Modi Attends President's Swearing

Solih, a 54-year-old veteran lawmaker, had already promised an "India first" policy as he works to restructure debt brought on by Yameen's close embrace of China . "Recent elections in the Maldives r...

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U.S. star lawyer Avenatti arrested on domestic violence suspicions

U.S. star lawyer Avenatti arrested on domestic violence suspicions

After a meeting with a top attorney didn't pan out, that person recommended Avenatti. Stormy Daniels has broken her silence amid her attorney Michael Avenatti's arrest on suspected domestic vi...

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Over 1000 missing in California fire

Over 1000 missing in California fire

President Donald Trump arrived in California on Saturday (Nov 17) to meet with officials, victims and the "unbelievably brave" firefighters there, as more than 1,000 people are listed as missing...

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Melbourne 'trolley man' charged after handing himself in to police

Melbourne 'trolley man' charged after handing himself in to police

Shire Ali stabbed three men - fatally wounding Pellegrini's Espresso Bar co-owner Sisto Malaspina - before he was shot in the chest by police and later died in hospital. The police prosecutor argued...

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Florida mid-terms: Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes to Ron DeSantis

Florida mid-terms: Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes to Ron DeSantis

Gillum had conceded the race on election night, but withdrew his concession when the vote count became close. But he still trailed DeSantis by more than 30,000 votes following a legally required machi...

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Ministers Want Police Officer Who Shot Security Guard Jemel Roberson Fired

Ministers Want Police Officer Who Shot Security Guard Jemel Roberson Fired

Chicago native Roberson graduated from Lane Tech High School, where he played basketball, and has a 9-month-old son and another child on the way. Roberson 'had somebody on the ground with his knee i...

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DeVos proposed new protections for students accused of assault

DeVos proposed new protections for students accused of assault

In a statement, the Education Department said that the proposal "seeks to produce more reliable outcomes [of investigations], thereby encouraging more students to turn to their schools for support in ...

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Near Irish border, Brexit drama is followed with alarm

Near Irish border, Brexit drama is followed with alarm

But Mr Varadkar says there simply isn't time to make changes. As Prime Minister Theresa May faces a struggle to get parliamentary support for the draft deal struck with European Union negotiators, M...

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Pence quashes Trump rift reports

Pence quashes Trump rift reports

Some Trump advisers, primarily outside the White House, have suggested to him that while Mr. Pence remains loyal, he may have used up his utility. The advisers who floated the idea reportedly believ...

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French drivers blocking roads to protest rising fuel taxes

Two more people were hit by a auto and one of them suffered serious injuries in the northern city of Arras and were taken to the hospital, according to local media. The angry motorists" movement emerg...

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Protester Killed By Motorist In Accident During French Road Blockades

Protester Killed By Motorist In Accident During French Road Blockades

Officials say 47 people were also injured during the protests. According to the French Ministry of Internal Affairs, about 1,000 protests are now underway, in which 50,000 people are taking part acr...

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North Korea to expel USA citizen who 'illegally entered' country

North Korea to expel USA citizen who 'illegally entered' country

No information has been provided about the deportation deadline, according to Yonhap. The reclusive regime freed three US detainees in May in an apparent goodwill gesture before a summit between Nor...

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El Chapo prosecutors object to defense opening statement

El Chapo prosecutors object to defense opening statement

Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman Loera, known as El Chapo , faces life in prison if found guilty after an anticipated four-month trial. Zambada said for most of the 2000s, his brother, Ismael "El Mayo" Za...

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First Cuban doctors return over spat with Brazil's Bolsonaro

First Cuban doctors return over spat with Brazil's Bolsonaro

On September 27, 2016, the Ministry of Public Health, in an official statement issued on a day close to the expiration date of the agreement and amidst the events associated to the legislative and jud...

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Scientists set to change definition of the kilogram

Scientists set to change definition of the kilogram

The redefined kilo is expected to allow for more accurate measurements of extremely small or very huge masses as until now, the weight of a kilogramme could change over time due to factors like pollut...

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Argentina submarine: ARA San Juan found

Argentina submarine: ARA San Juan found

Ocean Infinity has reportedly committed to receiving payment from Argentina only if ARA San Juan is found. The San Juan was some 430 km (270 miles) off Argentina's Patagonian coast when it sent...

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