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No 10 hits out at EU's claim Gibraltar is a British colony

No 10 hits out at EU's claim Gibraltar is a British colony

The diplomatic row flared up at a meeting of European Union ambassadors in Brussels held after The Telegraph exclusively revealed Madrid's plans on January 24 . "Gibraltar is a full part of the Unite...

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US Says 'Avalanche of Evidence' Will Convict Drug Kingpin El Chapo

US Says 'Avalanche of Evidence' Will Convict Drug Kingpin El Chapo

The arguments came at a trial where Guzman is facing multiple drug and murder conspiracy charges that could land him in prison for life if he's convicted. "The cartel's engines were corruption and vio...

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Ronny Jackson appointed Trump's chief medical advisor amid Pentagon investigation

Ronny Jackson appointed Trump's chief medical advisor amid Pentagon investigation

So great to watch & listen to all these people who write books & talk about my presidential campaign and so many others things related to winning, and how I should be doing "IT". The navy doctor withd...

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Iran unveils long-range cruise missile on anniversary of revolution

Iran unveils long-range cruise missile on anniversary of revolution

UN Security Council Resolution 2231 - adopted just after the nuclear deal - calls on Iran "not to undertake any activity related to ballistic missiles created to be capable of delivering nuclear wea...

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Alleged birth tourism operators enter pleas

Alleged birth tourism operators enter pleas

The three people in custody have been charged with "conspiracy to commit immigration fraud, worldwide money laundering and identity theft", according to the DoJ statement. 'Are some of them doing it f...

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Queensland hit by flooding even as Australia sizzles

Queensland hit by flooding even as Australia sizzles

Residents in low lying areas around the Ross River including Rosslea, Hermit Park, Oonoonba, Idalia, Railway Estate and parts of Cluden are being urged to ensure their homes are prepared for possible ...

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Egypt mummies: New tombs found in Minya

Egypt mummies: New tombs found in Minya

Pottery, papyri and colourful mummy cases were also unearthed. Egypt has made a series of archaeological finds recently, and it has been heavily promoting them to revive its tourism industry, a stap...

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Democratic Theory on Don Jr. Calls Proved Wrong

Dispelling media and political rumors, the Senate Intelligence Committee revealed Thursday phone records proving that President Donald Trump was not one of the blocked numbers his son Donald Tru...

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Iran Unveils Long-Range Cruise Missile On Revolution Anniversary

Iran Unveils Long-Range Cruise Missile On Revolution Anniversary

The new munition belongs to the Soumar family of cruise missiles. Saturday's exhibition in Tehran comes days after the deputy commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards Corps warned Israel ...

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Judge awards $300M to family of journalist killed in Syria

Judge awards $300M to family of journalist killed in Syria

Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the attack was "an extrajudicial killing " and that Marie Colvin "was specifically targeted because of he...

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Indian students held in sting op by U.S. agencies, claims Facebook post

Indian students held in sting op by U.S. agencies, claims Facebook post

The operation to identify those engaged in immigration fraud dates back to 2015, when United States undercover agencies set up the fake college to entrap recruiters. The students had immigrated legall...

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Iran starts 10-day festivities marking 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Iran starts 10-day festivities marking 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Forty years after its revolution, Iran has no fear of a "declining" America, a senior cleric said on Friday at the start of official commemorations of the uprising that made the country a permanent en...

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Osinbajo reacts after helicopter crash

Osinbajo reacts after helicopter crash

Confirming the incident, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity , Office of the Vice President , Laolu Akande in a statement, said Osinbajo and the entire occupants of ...

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Australia admits ‘may have killed’ civilians in Mosul raid

Australia admits ‘may have killed’ civilians in Mosul raid

He added that there would be "no discipline" for the pilots as they "were doing exactly the jobs they were supposed to do". Air Marshal Hupfeld said the Australian strikes had accurately hit their t...

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Punxsutawney Phil Predicts

Punxsutawney Phil Predicts "A Beautiful Spring"

Lundy also explained the process that would soon unfold - that Phil would direct Groundhog Club President Bill Deeley to one of two scrolls with the proper prediction written upon it. Last year, Ph...

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Diocese releases statement regarding sexual abuse of minors

Diocese releases statement regarding sexual abuse of minors

In August, a grand jury in the eastern USA state of Pennsylvania released a report also detailing the abuse of thousands of children by more than 300 priests over seven decades. According to the Assoc...

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Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro, as opposition stages rallies

Venezuelan general urges military to disavow Maduro, as opposition stages rallies

Tens of thousands of protesters were set to pour onto the streets of Caracas on Saturday to back Mr Guaido's calls for early elections as global pressure increased on Mr Maduro to step down. If and wh...

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Ex-President Gbagbo to go to Belgium after ICC acquittal

Ex-President Gbagbo to go to Belgium after ICC acquittal

Gbagbo and his former Minister for Sports and Youth Charles Blé were cleared of crimes against humanity charges last month for their alleged role in post-election violence in 2010 and 2011. Gbagbo and...

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Trump Mulls Emergency Declaration to Build Border Wall

Trump Mulls Emergency Declaration to Build Border Wall

The last time the Senate voted on a proposal which included funds for a wall, only one Democrat voted in favor of the legislation. Although the Democrats continue to refuse to grant the president ...

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One-month-old leopard cub seized from passenger's bag at Chennai airport

One-month-old leopard cub seized from passenger's bag at Chennai airport

Based on intelligence inputs that said prohibited wild animals may be smuggled from Thailand, officers of the Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) had been maintaining a vigil at the Customs arrival hall. The ...

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement force-feeding detainees on hunger strike

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement force-feeding detainees on hunger strike

Four men are also on hunger strike in Miami, Phoenix, San Diego and San Francisco. While ICE did not respond to NPR's questions regarding the allegations of solitary confinement, the agency's polic...

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Groundhog Day 2019: Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring

Groundhog Day 2019: Punxsutawney Phil predicts early spring

Punxsutawney Phil has emerged from his hole and has made his yearly prediction. Lisa Gibson, center, and her daughters Josie, left, and AneGiguere of Pittsburgh, arrive early to celebrate the 133rd...

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Sinkhole leads to secret tunnel to bank

Sinkhole leads to secret tunnel to bank

Leverock told reporters . 'We did not find a body in the hole, ' Leverock said. There was no robbery at the bank , no arrests had been made and no suspects were immediately identified. The FBI i...

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Brisbane airport evacuated due to emergency situation

Brisbane airport evacuated due to emergency situation

A Queensland Police spokeswoman told Daily Mail Australia a person had been arrested at the airport. "Police are now conducting clearance searches of the International Terminal", police said. Other ...

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California Elephant Seals Take Over Beach During Government Shutdown

California Elephant Seals Take Over Beach During Government Shutdown

The seals took advantage of the 35-day shutdown to make themselves at home on Drakes Beach, and in its vehicle park. About 60 of them have been lounging on the sandy shores of the Point Reyes Nationa...

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Louis police obstructed investigation into officer’s alleged Russian roulette killing

Louis police obstructed investigation into officer’s alleged Russian roulette killing

Rosenblum wouldn't say what he thinks about the St. Louis police investigation into Officer Nathanial Hendren but he said you can't avoid hearing criticisms from St. The sternly worded letter raises m...

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El Chapo tells judge he won’t testify at USA trial

El Chapo tells judge he won’t testify at USA trial

The infamous drug lord known as El Chapo has told a judge he won't testify at his US trial. Guzman said on Monday that he would not testify in his own defense. Their testimony was the heart of the pro...

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Foxconn U-turns on $10bn Wisconsin factory after call with Trump

Foxconn U-turns on $10bn Wisconsin factory after call with Trump

In a statement, the company said the site will serve as "an advanced manufacturing facility" and "a hub of high technology innovation". Woo told Reuters earlier this week that about three-quarte...

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Terrifying moment leopard goes on rampage across Indian city

Terrifying moment leopard goes on rampage across Indian city

It was also seen leaping across walls and pushed one man off a ladder as he tried to spread out a net to catch the animal . Screams can be heard as the leopard leaps on an unsuspecting man , knock...

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Terrifying moment Brazilian dam collapsed, killing 115 people

Terrifying moment Brazilian dam collapsed, killing 115 people

The dam failure unleashed a surge of mud that buried buildings adjoining the dam and several parts of the nearby city of Brumadinho. Video has emerged on Brazilian TV showing the dramatic moment...

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Outrage After Maduro Troops Intimidate Guaido at His Home

Outrage After Maduro Troops Intimidate Guaido at His Home

Russian Federation and China, among others, back Maduro, who has said National Assembly head Guaido's self-declared claim to the presidency is an attempted US -backed coup. The United States also r...

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Divine Intervention: Sanders Says God 'Wanted Donald Trump To Become President'

Divine Intervention: Sanders Says God 'Wanted Donald Trump To Become President'

No interview about Trump would be complete without mentioning the wall. When asked why there aren't daily White House briefings and how the White House gets its message out without them, Sanders sai...

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First FGM conviction in United Kingdom as mother faces 'lengthy' jail sentence

First FGM conviction in United Kingdom as mother faces 'lengthy' jail sentence

Her partner was cleared of involvement after the Old Bailey jury deliberated for less than a day. Prosecutors said the mother "coached" her daughter "to lie to the police so she wouldn't get caugh...

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Fire destroys landmark paper plant amid frigid weather

Fire destroys landmark paper plant amid frigid weather

Officials say the fire broke out at around 5.15pm Eastern (10.15pm GMT), triggering a massive response from fire companies. Foligno stated at a press conference the building housed several paper p...

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Hundreds of schools to shut as toxic smog cloaks Bangkok

Hundreds of schools to shut as toxic smog cloaks Bangkok

Police Gen. Asawin Kwanmuang, the city's governor, also declared the area a 'pollution control zone, ' allowing authorities to take legal measures to combat the threat. Siwatt Pongpiachan, a professor...

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