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Backstop must be removed if DUP to support May - Foster

Backstop must be removed if DUP to support May - Foster

Her proposed divorce treaty and accompanying political declaration are due to be endorsed in Brussels on Sunday by Mrs May and the other 27 European Union leaders, but there is no guarantee the same c...

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Parliament seizes cache of Facebook documents in ‘unprecedented move’

Parliament seizes cache of Facebook documents in ‘unprecedented move’

The businessman allegedly did not comply and was taken to parliament and warned he risked fines and imprisonment if he did not hand over the documents. We have no further comment". Facebook has appe...

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Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid meets with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid meets with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Last week, in a meandering written statement , Trump vowed to remain a "steadfast partner" of Saudi Arabia, saying both Saudi King Salman and the country's de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin ...

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Catastrophic Camp Fire in Butte Co. now completely contained

Catastrophic Camp Fire in Butte Co. now completely contained

The two-week firefight got a boost Wednesday from the first significant winter-like storm to hit California . "It doesn't change the spirits of the guys working", he said. 'The guys will never say ...

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Moving Winter Snow Storm to Blanket Midwest on Major Travel Day

Moving Winter Snow Storm to Blanket Midwest on Major Travel Day

That wind, combined with snow, will reduce visibility and make driving conditions unsafe. The Blizzard Warning is in effect from 6 a.m.to 3 p.m. Sunday, according to information from the National We...

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Migrant woman hurt after being impaled while trying to climb over border

When she fell, rebar pierced the side of her body. Her punctures were not life-threatening and she was taken to a USA hospital. After they were evaluated for trauma, they were turned back over to th...

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Wife of jailed spy Matthew Hedges has asked the UAE for clemency

Wife of jailed spy Matthew Hedges has asked the UAE for clemency

She denies he is a spy. Shezanne Cassim, who was jailed for nine months by the UAE for posting a satirical video on Youtube which parodied teenagers in Dubai, said: "The feelings of terror and utter...

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3 magnitude quake hits Iran-Iraq border

3 magnitude quake hits Iran-Iraq border

It struck in the same area where another quake las killed over 600 people. Kermanshah provincial Gov. Houshang Bazvand similarly said there were injuries, but few people hospitalized. Such shallow ea...

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Canada: Jewellery store employees chase away robbers with swords

Canada: Jewellery store employees chase away robbers with swords

In the clip, three men can be seen stopping the robber with swords as he broke off the glass walls of the store. He then tries to enter the store through the window but the employees again fend off th...

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Impeaching President Trump Not on Democrats' To-Do List For Now

Impeaching President Trump Not on Democrats' To-Do List For Now

Stephanie Murphy and Darren Soto seeking broad rules reform in the U.S. House of Representatives responded Friday to Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's appeasement effort by saying it is not good eno...

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Outgoing Facebook exec takes fall for hiring opposition firm

Outgoing Facebook exec takes fall for hiring opposition firm

San Francisco: The outgoing executive of the social media site Facebook has disclosed that he had hired the services of a political consulting PR firm. "Facebook employed a Republican opposition-re...

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Ex-Trump campaign adviser loses bid to delay prison sentence

Ex-Trump campaign adviser loses bid to delay prison sentence

In addition, the judge said he saw little likelihood the pending challenge to Mueller's authority would prevail. Papadopoulos sought the delay until an appeals court rules in a separate case challen...

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Donald Trump CLOSES border to Mexico to STOP migrant Caravan

Donald Trump CLOSES border to Mexico to STOP migrant Caravan

A partial government shutdown can be triggered if Trump decides not to sign a border security funding bill which does not include the $5 billion for the border wall. and the immediate threat immigra...

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Archeologists have found pharaonic tomb of a priest in Egypt

Archeologists have found pharaonic tomb of a priest in Egypt

People look at artifacts unearthed by an Egyptian archeological mission working at al-Asassif area on the West Bank of Luxor, Egypt , on November 24, 2018. In the same area, al-Anany witnessed the op...

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Sea turtles, some dead, some barely alive, wash ashore

Sea turtles, some dead, some barely alive, wash ashore

More than 200 frozen turtles - many of them dead - have been washed ashore in New England, victims of a sudden cold snap, according to staff at a nearby wildlife sanctuary. Approximately 190 turtles d...

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Can foreigner's body killed by ancient Andaman tribe be retrieved?

Can foreigner's body killed by ancient Andaman tribe be retrieved?

His initial contacts with the Sentinelese, a tiny tribe of hunter-gatherers who reject contact with the outside world, had not gone well. The entry also shares how a child shot at him with an arrow...

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Ukraine claims Russian Federation 'rammed our tugboat' off Crimea

Ukraine claims Russian Federation 'rammed our tugboat' off Crimea

The Ukrainian navy said a Russian border guard vessel had rammed the tug boat, damaging it in an incident it said showed Russia was behaving aggressively and illegally. It said Ukraine's ships were ...

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Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan

Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan

He confirmed the plan in essence foresaw migrants staying in Mexico while asylum claims are being processed, and said the incoming government wanted to find jobs for them in sectors that are short-sta...

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More than 100 injured in Aleppo in terrorist gas attack

More than 100 injured in Aleppo in terrorist gas attack

Some of those affected by the gas were hospitalized, with the severity of cases ranging from mild to medium, SANA reported, citing hospital sources. Abdel-Razak tweeted that "These are lies" soon af...

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9 killed, 25 injured as blast hits mosque in Afghanistan

9 killed, 25 injured as blast hits mosque in Afghanistan

A bomb exploded during Friday prayers in a mosque packed with army troops in Afghanistan's southeastern Khost province, killing at least 27 of them, a government spokesman said. President Ashraf G...

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Uddhav Thackeray arrives in Ayodhya, 3,000 Sena supporters also present

Uddhav Thackeray arrives in Ayodhya, 3,000 Sena supporters also present

Apprehending violence, many Muslim families have left. VHP media in-charge Ambuj Ojha said, "After staying in a "taat" (tent), Lord Ram is expecting a revival of bravado among his devotees". Ruled by ...

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US Soldier Dies in Afghanistan

US Soldier Dies in Afghanistan

The president is yet to visit military members in Afghanistan or Iraq. The identity of the soldier killed was not revealed, pending notification of next of kin. Insider attacks have been a growing p...

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Wife of United Kingdom scholar jailed for life in UAE blames London

Wife of United Kingdom scholar jailed for life in UAE blames London

Prime Minister Theresa May told a session of parliament she was "deeply disappointed" and instructed the Foreign Office to "continue to press this matter at the highest level with the Emiratis". "...

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Chinese consulate attack: 10 suspects nabbed during raids in Karachi

Chinese consulate attack: 10 suspects nabbed during raids in Karachi

In a tweet, Major General Asif Ghafoor, army's spokesperson , had said that Karachi police and Pakistani Rangers had brought the "situation under control". India and the United States also accuse Pak...

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Ten dead after boat capsizes in Lake Victoria

Ten dead after boat capsizes in Lake Victoria

Rescue efforts underway for the dozen missing after a boat capsized in Lake Victoria . There was no immediate information on the number of passengers aboard the vessel, nor the reason why it sunk. H...

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British police release video of Skripal poisoning suspects

British police release video of Skripal poisoning suspects

Nick Bailey told the BBC in an interview broadcast Thursday. "My pupils were like pin pricks". "Physically, I think I've bounced back pretty well", he said. However, after two and a half weeks a...

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Man Shoots Woman To Death At Ocala, Florida Walmart

Man Shoots Woman To Death At Ocala, Florida Walmart

An argument Saturday at a Florida Walmart garden center ended when a woman was fatally shot several time. The suspect, a 55-year-old black male, was transported to a local hospital with a self-inf...

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Outgoing Facebook media chief admits Soros was targeted

Outgoing Facebook media chief admits Soros was targeted

Elliot Schrage , Facebook's outgoing vice president of communications and public policy, has endured a turbulent end to his decade-long tenure at the social network. Facebook has since announced it ha...

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Man killed by officer at Alabama mall was not the shooter

Man killed by officer at Alabama mall was not the shooter

The 21-year-old was identified as Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford Jr., and he was reportedly shot and killed by a Hoover Police officer. According to CNN, investigators believe there are at least tw...

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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe no longer able to walk, says president

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe no longer able to walk, says president

He led the movement for Zimbabwean independence from white minority rule. He did not give further details about Mr Mugabe's condition. The current President, Emmerson Mnangagwa , made the announcem...

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Incoming Mexico gov't: No deal to host US asylum-seekers

Incoming Mexico gov't: No deal to host US asylum-seekers

Julieta Vences, a congresswoman with Lopez Obrador's Morena party who is also president of Mexico's congressional migrant affairs commission, told the AP that incoming Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard ...

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Brexit: SNP is ready to back a soft exit deal

Brexit: SNP is ready to back a soft exit deal

Mr McDonnell's intervention is in line with Labour's policy that a new general election to install Mr Corbyn in Downing Street is preferable to a new referendum. 'Then we could be into a situation of ...

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At least 84 now dead in California's Camp Fire

At least 84 now dead in California's Camp Fire

At least 84 people died in the Camp Fire which started more than two weeks ago, making it one of the deadliest USA wildfires in the last 100 years. Between 1 to 3 inches of rain will fall between ...

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Teenager Who Wrote About Gun Violence Killed by Stray Bullet

Teenager Who Wrote About Gun Violence Killed by Stray Bullet

Parks was watching TV in her bedroom on Monday when "several" bullets came flying toward her family's home, sister Tatiana Ingram said, according to WISN . "We must not allow the lies of violence, ra...

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Police use tear gas in Paris protest against Macron

Police use tear gas in Paris protest against Macron

Protestors demonstrating against high fuel prices in Paris have clashed with police. Demonstrators angered by French President Macron's push to raise gas taxes; Ryan Chilcote reports from Lond...

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