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Houses of Parliament 'lockdown after intruder tasered at Westminster Palace'

Houses of Parliament 'lockdown after intruder tasered at Westminster Palace'

London police said the man was arrested on suspicion of trespassing at a protected site. Security in the area has been heightened since it was the scene of a terrorist atrocity in March 2017 when K...

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May laughed at after she confirms last-minute delay of historic Brexit vote

May laughed at after she confirms last-minute delay of historic Brexit vote

Mr Gove confirmed that Mrs May was trying to get a better deal in Brussels: "If there is more that can be secured then there's no one better placed to get the concessions", he told the BBC's Today ...

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Indiana High School Football Player Arrested in Death of Pregnant Cheerleader

Indiana High School Football Player Arrested in Death of Pregnant Cheerleader

Trejo also allegedly told the anxious mother that "he had lost his cell phone so she could not call him back later". Her family called police about 4:30 a.m. "I took action-I took her life", he said i...

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Huawei exec seeks Canada bail on health grounds

Huawei exec seeks Canada bail on health grounds

Meng, who is reportedly suspected of trying to evade USA trade curbs on Iran , was detained on December 1 while changing planes in Vancouver. Meng's lawyer David Martin has she should be granted ba...

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Russia deploys two bombers to Venezuela for exercises

Russia deploys two bombers to Venezuela for exercises

Venezuela has welcomed the arrival of Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers as an opportunity to demonstrate its resolve to defend the nation against possible foreign military intervention, with the help o...

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Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists

Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists

In his second year in office, President Trump faced the ongoing Special Counsel investigation, and made headlines for an escalating trade war with China, and US border policies that separated thousand...

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Brett Kavanaugh and John Roberts Reject Two Cases Involving Planned Parenthood

Brett Kavanaugh and John Roberts Reject Two Cases Involving Planned Parenthood

Justices Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch joined Justice Clarence Thomas in his dissent , meaning they each voted in favor of hearing the case. [W] hat explains the Court's refusal to do its job...

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Marine from Miramar, Florida, killed in military crash

Marine from Miramar, Florida, killed in military crash

One was in a stable condition at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, while the second had been found about 10 hours after the collision and brought aboard a Japanese military vessel, the ministry sa...

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May calls off doomed Brexit vote

May calls off doomed Brexit vote

Hours after the humiliation of scrapping a Commons vote on her withdrawal agreement, she headed off on a frantic tour of European capitals. "It's a fair deal for both sides". The EU might be open to t...

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Pashinyan's Alliance Wins Snap Parliamenary Election in Armenia

Pashinyan's Alliance Wins Snap Parliamenary Election in Armenia

The polls results were more or less correct: "in addition to "My Step", the parliament will include Prosperous Armenia and Marukian's party, former part of the Yelk block, which probably is turning ...

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5 remaining Marines from aviation mishap declared dead, search ends

5 remaining Marines from aviation mishap declared dead, search ends

Smith said the KC-130's flight data and cockpit voice recorders had not been located, "making it premature to speculate about wreckage recovery". One of the two Hornet pilots found by search and res...

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Twitter chief Jack Dorsey mocked for 'tone deaf' Burma comments

Twitter chief Jack Dorsey mocked for 'tone deaf' Burma comments

There was no mention of the plight of the Rohingya in the more than 700-word thread. A crackdown by the military a year ago left thousands dead and there have been reports of a systematic campaign...

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United Nations members adopt global migration pact

United Nations members adopt global migration pact

US President Donald Trump has pledged to build a wall on the US-Mexico border. It was the first country to disavow the negotiations late a year ago, while Australia, Austria, the Czech Republic, Do...

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Balangiga bells returned to Philippines by United States more than a century later

Balangiga bells returned to Philippines by United States more than a century later

This quote from philosopher George Santayana perhaps best summarizes the importance of the return of the Balangiga Bells to the Philippines by the U.S. Citizens of the Philippines revere the bells...

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US imposes sanctions on 3 N. Korean officials

US imposes sanctions on 3 N. Korean officials

The United States on Monday imposed sanctions on three North Korean officials as it called the regime's human rights record among the world's worst, in an abrupt shift from President Donald Trump's ef...

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Sonic employees arrested for lacing kid's meal with ecstasy

Sonic employees arrested for lacing kid's meal with ecstasy

The child's quick-thinking parents packed up the entire meal and took it to the police station where a field test came back positive for ecstasy, according to KEYE . Sonic employees Jose Molina, 22, ...

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Church says nuns embezzled from SoCal school to cover Vegas gambling trips

The church and archdiocese chose not to press for criminal charges against the sisters, Meyers said. Archdiocese lawyer Marge Graf told parents that the nuns' order, the Sisters of St. "The rich unc...

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Accused Russian 'agent' to plead guilty

Accused Russian 'agent' to plead guilty

Prosecutors say they have "resolved" a case against a woman accused of being a secret agent for the Russian government, a sign that she likely has taken a plea deal. Moreover, the prosecutors in her c...

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May urged to resign during stormy Commons Brexit showdown

MPs would then effectively vote on whether or not to have the vote. Alastair Reid, of the Press Association, said: "Sounds an very bad lot like May has been shafted by someone on the cabinet con...

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Police investigating after officers tear baby from mother’s arms

Police investigating after officers tear baby from mother’s arms

Cops were called to the Bergen Street building Friday afternoon because Headley, fed-up over her long wait and exhausted from standing with her son for hours because no chairs were open, sat on the fl...

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Six Israeli settlers wounded in drive-by shooting in West Bank

Six Israeli settlers wounded in drive-by shooting in West Bank

Hamas, which praised last week's United Nations vote in its favor, called the shooting "blessed". An Israeli soldier stands guard near the scene of an attempted stabbing attack by a Palestinian terr...

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Joint Nobel Peace Prize winners dedicate prize to addressing war rapes

Joint Nobel Peace Prize winners dedicate prize to addressing war rapes

The Congolese doctor who shares this year's Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the use of rape and sexual violence as weapons of war on Monday called for strong worldwide action against the abus...

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Chris Christie 'Strong Option' to Replace John Kelly

Chris Christie 'Strong Option' to Replace John Kelly

There were several people who were reported to be on the president's short list who seem to have taken their names out of the running. But with the new year less than a month away and 2020 getting...

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5 children dead after OH house fire

5 children dead after OH house fire

A neighbor called 911 and alerted authorities about the fire. Heavy flames and smoke were coming from the house when crews arrived. "I don't know the circumstances of the young lady if she has the f...

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Vote Counting of 2018 Madhya Pradesh State Elections

Vote Counting of 2018 Madhya Pradesh State Elections

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has disposed of a plea of a Congress leader who had expressed his concern over the alleged lack of sufficient security in some districts in respect of polled/unused elect...

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Millane murder suspect is 'nice kid who fell out with everyone'

Millane murder suspect is 'nice kid who fell out with everyone'

Justice Minister Andrew Little told media this morning it was "unfortunate the British papers have done what they've done". The defence would be looking for every opportunity to say a trial right mi...

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Macron pledges to raise French minimum wage in response to protests

Macron pledges to raise French minimum wage in response to protests

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced wage rises for the poorest workers and tax cuts for pensioners, offering concessions after weeks of often violent protests that have challenged his a...

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Huawei CFO Meng fights for bail in Canada

Huawei CFO Meng fights for bail in Canada

People line up prior to the bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer. She was detained at the request of the US during a layover at the Vancouver airport on December 1. On Fri...

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Turkish arms companies’ sales surge 24 percent in 2017, report says

Turkish arms companies’ sales surge 24 percent in 2017, report says

Russia's arms industry has become the second-largest in the world, knocking the United Kingdom into third place, according to a new report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SI...

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Labour MP thrown out of parliament after grabbing ceremonial mace

Labour MP thrown out of parliament after grabbing ceremonial mace

But he remained in the chamber looking at the Speaker and said nothing as MPs gasped. No, no, no. Order, order. He said: 'I'm grateful to a dedicated servant of the house for bringing forward the m...

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Mueller provides new details on Cohen and Manafort's lies

Mueller provides new details on Cohen and Manafort's lies

Cohen has pleaded guilty in two cases - one brought by Mueller and one brought by Manhattan federal prosecutors - and admitted nine crimes, including tax evasion, lying to lawmakers and arranging paym...

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Next round of Yemen talks will tackle political solution

Next round of Yemen talks will tackle political solution

He also demanded the management of the port to be placed under the jurisdiction of the ministry of transport. The Saudi-led alliance launched an offensive to retake densely-populated Hodeida in June...

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'Zero' doubt Saudi crown prince directed Khashoggi murder: GOP senators

'Zero' doubt Saudi crown prince directed Khashoggi murder: GOP senators

Saudi Arabia has so far detained 21 people in connection and is seeking death penalties against five of them. The Istanbul prosecutor in charge of the Turkish investigation said in late October th...

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Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Rejects Extradition of Suspects in Journalist Khashoggi's Killing

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Rejects Extradition of Suspects in Journalist Khashoggi's Killing

Despite the CIA's assessment in November that the crown prince had personally ordered the journalist's killing, President Donald Trump and the State Department have maintained that they can't punish...

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Ex-cop convicted of murdering 56 women in Russia

Ex-cop convicted of murdering 56 women in Russia

Popkov offered rides to women late at night, sometimes in his police vehicle, while off-duty around his city of Angarsk near Irkutsk, 4,200km east of Moscow. The victims were all women between the age...

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