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Thai boys freed from flooded cave

Thai boys freed from flooded cave

President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday: "The U.S.is working very closely with the Government of Thailand to help get all of the children out of the cave and to safety". The Thai navy SEAL unit, w...

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WhatsApp is using newspapers to fight fake news in India

WhatsApp is using newspapers to fight fake news in India

Last week, replying to a notice by the Indian government to take immediate measures to prevent misuse of its platform, WhatsApp had said that it was testing a new label that highlights when a messag...

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UK's May names new foreign secretary

UK's May names new foreign secretary

Following Mrs May's Commons speech, Wrekin MP Mark Pritchard praised her "robust performance". However, one high-profile county Conservative pulled no punches in his call for Mrs May to step down. I...

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Trump Expected to Unveil Supreme Court Nominee Monday Night

Trump Expected to Unveil Supreme Court Nominee Monday Night

I think each and every one of them take [s] that seriously, that personally. President Trump campaigned with a promise to conservatives that he would fill the federal courts, from the top on down,...

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Turkey sacks 18,500 state employees over alleged terrorism links

Turkey sacks 18,500 state employees over alleged terrorism links

Human rights groups say the purge has also targeted the government's political opponents and critics and has swept up innocent people, as well. This month is expected to cancel the two-year state of...

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Is Kavanaugh Trump's 'Get-Out-of-Jail-Free Card'?

Is Kavanaugh Trump's 'Get-Out-of-Jail-Free Card'?

Combined with other sections of the dissent, Jacobs said Kavanaugh gave the "road map" for the Obama administration's legality argument and Roberts's decision. "This incredibly qualified nominee d...

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YouTube to crack down on fake news, backing 'authoritative' sources

YouTube to crack down on fake news, backing 'authoritative' sources

This year, the platform was forced to apologize when a video that reached the top of its Trending section claimed Parkland school shooting victim David Hogg was a "crisis actor". In the coming weeks...

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Britain turns against Theresa May on Brexit, Sky Data poll finds

Britain turns against Theresa May on Brexit, Sky Data poll finds

Asked Tuesday whether May should be replaced as prime minister, Trump said it was "up to the people, not up to me". This is a possibility, particularly now Mr Johnson has followed Mr Davis out o...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: EU's Tusk warns president to appreciate allies

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: EU's Tusk warns president to appreciate allies

But with the president in attendance, Bremmer argued, it's bound to end in animus, just like the recent G-7 meeting. As we have written before, Trump is conflating NATO's direct and indirect sp...

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Survivor of fatal Del. crash: It looked like a war scene

Survivor of fatal Del. crash: It looked like a war scene

A second adult from the family also was in the van and suffered injuries police said were serious but not life-threatening, and was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Trinidad's brother, Daniel, ...

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Trump pardons OR ranchers at center of 40-day standoff

Trump pardons OR ranchers at center of 40-day standoff

Dwight and Steven Hammond were both ultimately convicted of setting a fire in 2001 that consumed 139 acres of federal property, while the younger rancher was also found guilty of lighting a "back bu...

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'Reckless': Trump escalates trade war with another $US200b in Chinese tariffs

'Reckless': Trump escalates trade war with another $US200b in Chinese tariffs

In a statement, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that the new 10 percent tariffs were in response to what he called China's "retaliation and failure to change its practices". Trump s...

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Trump's Blistering Criticism of NATO Continues Ahead Of Putin Meeting

Trump's Blistering Criticism of NATO Continues Ahead Of Putin Meeting

Then's he's off to Britain to meet with Prime Minister Theresa May and Queen Elizabeth II before heading to Scotland. Mrs May has been strongly criticised over her Chequers plan for Brexit which...

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Judge warns Trump administration to stick to deadline on family reunification

Judge warns Trump administration to stick to deadline on family reunification

Thirty-four have been found to be the actual parents and passed criminal background safety measures and are expected to be placed with children Tuesday, the other 17 are at various stages of completin...

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Supreme jockeying ahead of Donald Trump’s prime-time reveal of court pick

Supreme jockeying ahead of Donald Trump’s prime-time reveal of court pick

But for now, the White House is being tight-lipped about the decision, and indications suggest that Trump might still be grappling with his final choice as well at this late hour. Republicans may ...

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Rescuers prepare to move rest of boys, coach from Thai cave

Rescuers prepare to move rest of boys, coach from Thai cave

He said the health of the five people remaining in the cave was "still good" and rescuers would resume an operation to retrieve them in about 20 hours' time. Four were rescued Sunday and four more ...

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Thai cave rescue: third mission planned amid heavy downpours around site

Thai cave rescue: third mission planned amid heavy downpours around site

Alluding to that worry, the regional army commander offered his thanks Monday to the rain god Phra Pirun, imploring him to "keep showing us mercy". "We had imagined all sorts of catastrophic situation...

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George W. Bush Praises Nomination of Kavanaugh for Supreme Court: ‘Outstanding Decision’

George W. Bush Praises Nomination of Kavanaugh for Supreme Court: ‘Outstanding Decision’

Each choice represented a shift to the right compared to Kennedy, who has often cast a swing vote between conservatives and liberals on the nine-member bench. Relishing the guessing game beyond the Wh...

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Liu Xia, wife of late China dissident Liu Xiaobo, left for Berlin

Her younger brother, Liu Hui, was not on the plane, they said. News of Liu Xia's release came as Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is on a visit to Germany. China has been seeking to bolster its ties wit...

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Boris Johnson blasted for posing for resignation photos

Boris Johnson blasted for posing for resignation photos

New British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt supported the "Remain" side of the 2016 United Kingdom referendum to leave the European Union. It is also clear that by surrendering control over our ruleboo...

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Bookstore owner calls police after customer confronted Steve Bannon

Bookstore owner calls police after customer confronted Steve Bannon

Nick Cooke , the owner of Black Swan Books, asked the woman to leave the store and, when she refused, he called the police. Cooke said Bannon was minding his own business when the woman began harass...

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Who Is Jeremy Hunt? Meet The U.K.'s New Foreign Secretary

Boris Johnson warned Monday as he quit as foreign secretary that the Brexit "dream is dying" and Britain is "headed for the status of colony" with its plan to stay close to the EU. Hello and welcome t...

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'We do not agree' on Brexit plan with outgoing ministers: May

'We do not agree' on Brexit plan with outgoing ministers: May

The prime minister has warned the Tory party it must unite or face the prospect of Jeremy Corbyn in power. "I don't think it's central to Foreign Secretary, but there you are". She was not left in t...

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Grandfather beaten with concrete block, told ‘go back to your own country’

Grandfather beaten with concrete block, told ‘go back to your own country’

Rodriguez is a legal USA citizen. "There was what appears to be a 4-year-old child there who witnessed the entire thing". However, she said the group soon turned on her. Rodriguez, who doesn't under...

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Death Toll Exceeds 100 After Heavy Rainfall Slams Japan

Death Toll Exceeds 100 After Heavy Rainfall Slams Japan

At least 100 people have been killed, with many still unaccounted for. Almost 2 million people have been asked to evacuate the affected areas . A couple was found dead in a farmhouse buried in a ...

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Political Commentator Continues TV Interview, Unfazed by Cat Jumping on His Head

Political Commentator Continues TV Interview, Unfazed by Cat Jumping on His Head

A Polish TV commentator had a surprise visitor jump into his interview last week - his cat leapt right onto his shoulders, curled itself around his head and stayed there. Targlaski's interview was p...

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Ten dead, 73 injured after passenger train derails in Turkey

Ten dead, 73 injured after passenger train derails in Turkey

Turkey's official Anadolu news agency said two machinists were called in for questioning at the prosecutor's office. The train, which was carrying more than 300 passengers, was heading to Istanbu...

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May appoints Jeremy Hunt as new foreign minister

David Davis, who resigned on Sunday as UK Brexit minister , claimed in a stinging broadside on Monday that the government was giving away too much, too easily to the European Union . Mrs May appoint...

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Donald Trump picks conservative Brett Kavanaugh as US Supreme Court nominee

Donald Trump picks conservative Brett Kavanaugh as US Supreme Court nominee

President can make is the selection of a Supreme Court Justice - Will be announced tonight at 9:00 P.M". Kavanaugh is a member of the conservative legal group and was on a list of potential nomi...

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Trump is being sued by his former chauffeur

Trump is being sued by his former chauffeur

A NY man who said he was Donald Trump's personal driver for more than 20 years sued the USA president's company on Monday, claiming he was not paid for thousands of hours of overtime. He lost his ...

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Trump weighs 2 or 3 candidates for court, to meet with Pence

Trump weighs 2 or 3 candidates for court, to meet with Pence

Trump plans to announce his choice the night of Monday, July 9. Starting from a list of 25 names vetted by conservative groups, Trump has also given serious consideration to federal appeals court ju...

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Syrian Air Defenses Hit Israeli Plane, Shoot Down Missiles: State-Run Media

Syrian Air Defenses Hit Israeli Plane, Shoot Down Missiles: State-Run Media

Syria's T-4 air base, home to Iranian military personnel, was attacked late Sunday night in a repeat air strike, allegedly by Israeli warplanes, according to a Syrian military source who spoke with...

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Mitch McConnell chased from restaurant by protesters

Mitch McConnell chased from restaurant by protesters

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has been lambasted by leftist politicians and had its staff and their families threatened by "Antifa" activists for their role in enforcing the administration...

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European Union stays calm as two top United Kingdom ministers quit

European Union stays calm as two top United Kingdom ministers quit

Many took the opportunity to make fun of the former Brexit Secretary over his short tenure and the timing of his decision to quit. "Boris goes in for the kill" is the Daily Mail's headline, with t...

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Trump's UK trip includes palace pomp, aims to avoid protests

Trump's UK trip includes palace pomp, aims to avoid protests

Ambassador Woody Johnson said in a conference call with reporters. "He'll get it done fast because I know it's a major priority for him", United States ambassador Woody Johnson said in a phone brief...

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