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15 dead, 50 reported missing as heavy floods hit Japan

Heavy rainfall continued in wide areas of Japan on Friday, leaving a man dead and four others missing due to landslides and swollen rivers in western prefectures. Referring to the threat of landslid...

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Truck driver charged in hockey team crash that killed 16 people

Truck driver charged in hockey team crash that killed 16 people

Matechuk's family released a statement updating his progress as he recovers from a brain injury. The driver that crashed with the Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus in April has been arrested, the Roy...

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With Pruitt’s Departure, More Than A Quarter of Trump’s Cabinet Has Changed

With Pruitt’s Departure, More Than A Quarter of Trump’s Cabinet Has Changed

As outrage over the spending habits of Donald Trump's administrative members continues, Nancy Pelosi welcomed Pruitt's resignation and called for further action. "Still a very long way to go to full...

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Dog in hot vehicle: As crowd gathered, owner kept ‘shopping’

Dog in hot vehicle: As crowd gathered, owner kept ‘shopping’

An Alabama woman who police say left a dog in a hot auto for as long as seven hours was charged with felony animal cruelty, police said Friday. Authorities say the animal was in the vehicle for as l...

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Trump's Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 61 foreign workers

Trump's Mar-a-Lago wants to hire 61 foreign workers

In order to obtain H-2Bs, employers must prove that there are not enough U.S. workers who are " able, willing, qualified, and available " to do the temporary work. Supporters say the program is necess...

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Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape

Thai schoolboys not ready for underwater escape

Monsoon flooding cut off their escape and prevented rescuers from finding them for nearly 10 days as the only way to reach them was by navigating dark and tight passageways filled with muddy water and...

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Historic Boblo Island boat burns in Detroit

Historic Boblo Island boat burns in Detroit

The cause of the blaze was not immediately known. According to WDIV Local 4, the boat was moved to Riverside Marina previous year. According to a website, the STE. Ste. Measuring 190-feet long, ...

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Former boss Sven-Goran Eriksson warns England of Sweden threat

Former boss Sven-Goran Eriksson warns England of Sweden threat

Andersson said it would take a " holistic approach " to beat England, who are looking to reach their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years. "It's nice within football to affect some things and the ...

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Man who questioned black family's use of community pool loses job

Man who questioned black family's use of community pool loses job

A phone message for the man was not returned, and the woman who posted the video on Facebook also didn't return a message. "He had a pool member come to him and say "this person doesn't appear to b...

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White House Taps Former Fox News Executive For Senior Communications Job

White House Taps Former Fox News Executive For Senior Communications Job

Shine was orginally thought to be a replacement for Communications Director Hope Hicks , who left the White House earlier this year. Shine resigned from his co-president role a year ago after b...

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PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C

PM 'confident' he did nothing inappropriate at B.C

Trudeau denied acting "inappropriately" at the 2000 festival where the incident was said to have taken place. Trudeau expanded on comments he made Sunday, when he told reporters he didn't "remember ...

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Trump issues warning to World Trade Organisation

Trump issues warning to World Trade Organisation

He started to talk about why this is a good thing. "They have been treating us very badly for many, many years and that's why we were at a big disadvantage with the WTO". In May, Trump commissioned ...

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White House Twitter account targets Democratic senators over ICE

White House Twitter account targets Democratic senators over ICE

NBC journalist Andrea Mitchell called the tweets legally and ethically "questionable," and claimed the characterizations of the policies extolled by Warren and Harris were incorrect. "You must n...

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Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China for talks on projects

Malaysia's Mahathir to visit China for talks on projects

East Coast Rail Link will connect the South China Sea in the east coast of Peninsula Malaysia with strategic shipping routes in the west and is a major part of China's infrastructure push across As...

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First Hurricane Of The Season Forms In Atlantic Ocean

First Hurricane Of The Season Forms In Atlantic Ocean

At 5 a.m. forecaster said the storm reached 75 miles per hour (120 kph). Some additional strengthening is forecast today. Alberto was the first named storm of the season when it formed south of the ...

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Teen Driver Unharmed After Driving Into Minnesota Sinkhole

Teen Driver Unharmed After Driving Into Minnesota Sinkhole

Flooded roads, flooded yards and swollen rivers were reported across the area. "I thought maybe it was a branch or something", Lang told WCCO. In a Facebook post the Renville County Sheriff's Of...

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Mom shot carjacker who tried to steal SUV with kids inside: cops

Mom shot carjacker who tried to steal SUV with kids inside: cops

Knowing that the police would not be able to help in her desperate time of need, she made a decision to act to protect her kids from the carjacker. Booker-Hicks and her children were not injured. Th...

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US Navy: Will Protect Commerce in Face of Iran Oil Threat

US Navy: Will Protect Commerce in Face of Iran Oil Threat

Trump said he was unilaterally pulling out of the deal negotiated by his predecessor because he felt it wasn't strong enough and didn't cover other issues of concern to the US and its allies, such as ...

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Syrian Army offensive stalls in Daraa

Syrian Army offensive stalls in Daraa

The Observatory, along with residents and rebels in Saida, said barrel bombs were also dropped on Saida on Wednesday evening. Earlier on Thursday, Syria's official news agency SANA reported that gov...

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Justin Trudeau Responds To Allegation He Groped A Journalist 18 Years Ago

Justin Trudeau Responds To Allegation He Groped A Journalist 18 Years Ago

The Canadian Prime Minister has faced media scrutiny in recent weeks about what happened at a charity fundraiser in Creston, British Columbia almost 20 years ago. We don't feel that would be appropria...

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Moscow: UK denied offer to help in March nerve agent attack

Moscow: UK denied offer to help in March nerve agent attack

Regarding this latest incident, President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, told reporters that Russian Federation has "categorically denied and continues to categorically deny the possibilit...

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Michael Cohen drops

Michael Cohen drops "Trump attorney" label on Twitter

Actor-comedian Sacha Baron Cohen has posted a teaser for a new project that appears to take on US President Donald Trump . Former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg was significantly more straight-f...

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Hamas used fake dating apps to gain intel on Israeli soldiers

Hamas used fake dating apps to gain intel on Israeli soldiers

Israeli Defense Forces launched Operation Broken Heart to investigate and eliminate the threat in response to reports from soldiers receiving unusual messages, the Washington Post reports . Accordi...

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Court to issue verdict in Avenfield case on July 6

Court to issue verdict in Avenfield case on July 6

Sharif's daughter Maryam was sentenced to seven years and fined £2 million in the case. Mr. Shahbaz Sharif termed the accountability court ruling as a black judgment. At 2:30pm, the reader said the ...

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Nurse bailed in United Kingdom baby deaths investigation

Nurse bailed in United Kingdom baby deaths investigation

Lucy Letby has been bailed pending further inquiries into her connection to 17 babies' deaths at the Countess of Chester Hospital during 2015 and 2016. Ian Harvey, the Countess of Chester Hospital's m...

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Japan executes cult leaders of 1995 sarin attack

Japan executes cult leaders of 1995 sarin attack

The subway attack was the most notorious of the cult's crimes, which was blamed for 27 deaths in all. Asahara was 63. It wasn't immediately clear how many others were hanged Friday. Six other c...

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Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren, the '#MeToo generation'

Trump mocks Elizabeth Warren, the '#MeToo generation'

Trump vowed that he'll be prepared for the July 16 summit in Finland, saying "I've been preparing for this stuff my whole life". Trump spoke for more than an hour. As the ranking Democrat on the Sen...

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U.S. ambassador tries to lower expectation for Trump-Putin meeting

U.S. ambassador tries to lower expectation for Trump-Putin meeting

It will be the first formal summit between the two leaders, although they've met twice before. Huntsman said Trump would address the election interference in his conversations with Putin, along wi...

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DNA testing used to reunite undocumented parents and children, HHS secretary says

DNA testing used to reunite undocumented parents and children, HHS secretary says

On the call, an exasperated-sounding Azar characterized the immigrant parents as criminals for bringing their children in the first place, dismissed reports of abuse in his detention centers as "the t...

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Islamic State leader's son killed in operation against Russians

Islamic State leader's son killed in operation against Russians

It said 11 people were killed in the attack. Posting the photograph of a young boy, purportedly Hudhayfah al-Badri, al-Baghdadi's son, the outlet said he lost his life in an operation against the Ru...

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Nauru has shot itself in the foot with ABC ban

But on Monday the Nauruan Government said no ABC representatives would be granted visas to enter the country under any circumstances , citing years of what it alleged was biased reporting from th...

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US does not recognise Russia's annexation of Crimea - White House

US does not recognise Russia's annexation of Crimea - White House

However, she did not answer the question whether the recognition of the annexation of Crimea to be considered at the meeting of Presidentof the United States and Russia Donald trump and Vladimir Pu...

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Mastermind of deadly sarin gas attack in Tokyo executed

Mastermind of deadly sarin gas attack in Tokyo executed

He was the leader of a doomsday cult who released sarin on five Tokyo subway trains on March 20 1995. The attack shocked Japan , which prides itself on low crime rates and its multicultural soc...

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Trump plans to meet with Putin one-on-one, without aides

Trump plans to meet with Putin one-on-one, without aides

The press center for reporters accredited for the forthcoming summit meeting between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump in Helsinki will be located in the downtown Finlandia Hall palace of congress...

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Iranian general blames drought on Israeli ‘cloud theft’

Iranian general blames drought on Israeli ‘cloud theft’

He told the conference that Israel and another country in the region are working together to make sure that clouds that enter Iranian airspace are not able to release raindrops. He added that a...

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