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China-US trade war: New Chinese law seeks to address concerns

China-US trade war: New Chinese law seeks to address concerns

Rushed law to appease Trump? . Foreign business groups say the legislation was rushed through with little attention paid to their views. In a statement earlier this week, the American Chamber of...

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Iranian human rights lawyer sentenced to 38 years in prison, 148 lashes

Iranian human rights lawyer sentenced to 38 years in prison, 148 lashes

Sotoudeh's husband confirmed her sentence on Facebook . Sotoudeh, the co-winner of the European Parliament's 2012 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, past year represented several of the women...

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Downstream Missouri River prepares for flooding

Downstream Missouri River prepares for flooding

Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) on Friday declared an "unusual event" at its Cooper nuclear power station in Nebraska due to the possibility of flooding along the Missouri River following a p...

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All US diplomats have left Venezuela, says Mike Pompeo

All US diplomats have left Venezuela, says Mike Pompeo

Maduro repeated his claim that the blackout, which lasted nearly a week, was due to "successive attacks" against the country's major hydroelectric facility at Guri in Bolivar state, "directed" by U.S....

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Italy opens probe into death of 'bunga bunga' witness

Italy opens probe into death of 'bunga bunga' witness

Mr Berlusconi is already being investigated or prosecuted for witness tampering in Milan, Siena, Rome and Turin, each time for allegedly paying people to keep quiet about his bunga bunga parties. "Wha...

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Proposed bill would require residents to own AR-15 rifle

Proposed bill would require residents to own AR-15 rifle

House Bill 1108 , or the McDaniel Militia Act, proposes that every resident of the state of Missouri "shall own at least one AR-15 rifle". Under the bill, state residents are given one year to purch...

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Chelsea Clinton Confronted During Christchurch Vigil in Fiery Video

Chelsea Clinton Confronted During Christchurch Vigil in Fiery Video

Still, the student persisted in dressing down Clinton, claiming the shootings were "stoked by people like you". The students appear to have been angry that she, herself the wife of a Jewish man, h...

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YouTube Star PewDiePie

YouTube Star PewDiePie "Sickened" By New Zealand Shooter Reference During Massacre

In addition, police are aware of a video shared online, and broadcast live during the attack , that purports to show a gunman walking into an unnamed mosque and opening fire. He said he and others es...

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Australia takes precautions after national carries out NZ mosque massacre

Australia takes precautions after national carries out NZ mosque massacre

It was by far the deadliest shooting in modern New Zealand history. He said he was a 28-year-old white Australian. When the death toll stood at 40, it was known that 30 people were killed at the...

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Alleged Gambino Crime Family Boss Frank Cali Shot Dead Outside Home

Alleged Gambino Crime Family Boss Frank Cali Shot Dead Outside Home

He was shot outside the home'. "There were like six shots, and then there were three more", one witness told the Daily News. The man was on the ground face-up. Charges against members of Mafia ope...

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Hurricane Blizzard: Massive 'Bomb Cyclone' Bears Down on Continental US

Hurricane Blizzard: Massive 'Bomb Cyclone' Bears Down on Continental US

Many central Iowa rivers may see moderate flooding into next week from the rain and snowmelt runoff, the weather service said. Blizzard warnings are raised in Denver, Wyoming, Nebraska , large porti...

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Man who tackled Pelican in Florida Keys arrested on animal cruelty charges

Man who tackled Pelican in Florida Keys arrested on animal cruelty charges

William Hunter Hardesty, 31, wanted on a warrant from Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, was taken into custody at a hotel in Ocean City. Florida investigators were not amused, and the...

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Australian senator blames immigrants for mosque attacks

Australian senator blames immigrants for mosque attacks

The teenager was arrested by police but has since been released without charge. "Let us be clear, while Muslims may have been the victims today, usually they are the perpetrators". Mariam Veiszade...

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Barefoot, Handcuffed, New Zealand Shooter Smirks In Court

Barefoot, Handcuffed, New Zealand Shooter Smirks In Court

In a news conference Saturday morning, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Tarrant's onslaught was cut short when he was apprehended. Two other armed suspects were last night being he...

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Israel strikes in Gaza after rockets target Tel Aviv

Israel strikes in Gaza after rockets target Tel Aviv

This is a breaking news story and is constantly being updated. The blasts were so powerful that smoke could be seen in Gaza City , 25 kilometers away from some of the strikes. The official, speak...

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Yellow-vest violence grips Paris again

Yellow-vest violence grips Paris again

Thirty-one people had been arrested by mid-morning, the police said. Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said up to 8,000 demonstrators were in Paris on Saturday, including 1,500 "ultraviolent one...

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'Dozens of casualties' as Cyclone Idai hits Mozambique

'Dozens of casualties' as Cyclone Idai hits Mozambique

The UN office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs' initial assessment shows that hectares of crops, schools and health facilities have been extensively damaged and that the country is a greater r...

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Merkel ally floats idea of broader talks with United Kingdom if Brexit delayed

Merkel ally floats idea of broader talks with United Kingdom if Brexit delayed

Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal has reached the end of the road and Britain should leave the bloc without an agreement, former British foreign secretary and leading Brexit campaigner Boris ...

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Nigel Farage leads 'Leave Means Leave' march from Sunderland

Nigel Farage leads 'Leave Means Leave' march from Sunderland

The crowd cheered as Mr Farage declared: "We saw that massive Leave vote in Sunderland and we knew then we could win the referendum". "They think they can walk all over us, well we are going to marc...

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Beto O'Rourke takes heat for website's different messages in different languages

Beto O'Rourke takes heat for website's different messages in different languages

President Donald Trump is welcoming Beto O'Rourke to the Democratic primary race with faint praise. "Well, I think he's got a lot of hand movement". O'Rourke almost upset Sen. Robert is O'Rourke...

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British soldier faces murder charges for Northern Ireland's 1972 'Bloody Sunday' killings

British soldier faces murder charges for Northern Ireland's 1972 'Bloody Sunday' killings

He will also face prosecution for the attempted murder of Joseph Friel, Michael Quinn, Joe Mahon, and Patrick O'Donnell. Nonetheless, he said the relatives were happy for the families of the six v...

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United States plans to begin long-banned missile test this year

United States plans to begin long-banned missile test this year

Ukraine is now free to develop new missiles in the wake of Russia's withdrawal from the INF arms-control treaty, President Petro Poroshenko has said. But Trump withdrew from the treaty on February 1 a...

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Bangladesh cricket team forced to flee Christchurch Mosque after shooting incident

Bangladesh cricket team forced to flee Christchurch Mosque after shooting incident

ICC Chief Executive David Richardson said: "Our thoughts and honest condolences go out to the families and friends of those affected by this horrendous incident in Christchurch ". Ms Jamieson said sh...

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PM: No evacuation, declaration of emergency for Pasir Gudang

PM: No evacuation, declaration of emergency for Pasir Gudang

According to investigators' initial reports, a truck is believed to have dumped toxic waste in southern Johor state last week, releasing risky fumes over a large area and causing widespread poisoning ...

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Venezuela's Latest Nightmare: Crude Oil In The Tap Water

Venezuela's Latest Nightmare: Crude Oil In The Tap Water

The United States has withdrawn all remaining diplomatic personnel from its embassy in Caracas as the crisis in Venezuela deepens, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday. "I congratulate him...

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Borough MP resigns junior shadow minister role over Brexit second referendum vote

Borough MP resigns junior shadow minister role over Brexit second referendum vote

Using a threat of a lengthy extension to Article 50 , she has made clear that her negotiated divorce deal is still on the table and seeks to push rebel lawmakers into supporting it, despite having ha...

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Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

Malaysia continues case against Vietnam woman in Kim killing

Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong broke down in tears as a prosecutor declared her trial in Malaysia would continue. The other woman accused of the killing, Siti Aisyah , 27, an Indonesian , was u...

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Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue

Mueller, in U.S. court filing, says multiple probes continue

But the investigation appears to have gotten even more attention after Special Prosecutor Mueller pushed back the sentencing of key witness, Rick Gates by two months. Prosecutors have noted that he co...

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Chinese legislature approves possible olive branch to US

They endorsed a foreign investment law in the Chinese parliament aimed at appeasing the concerns of trading partners in Washington and elsewhere. The version approved by the National People's Congress...

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United States imposes new Ukraine-related sanctions on Russian Federation

United States imposes new Ukraine-related sanctions on Russian Federation

We, with our global partners, stand with Ukraine in opposing Russia's ongoing efforts to undermine Ukrainian security, sovereignty and territorial integrity. "Canada and its allies are unwavering in o...

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Aussie politician claims Muslims are responsible for New Zealand shootings

Aussie politician claims Muslims are responsible for New Zealand shootings

Britain's Home Secretary Sajid Javid has criticised an Australian Senator who appeared to suggest that Muslim immigration was the cause of a mass shooting at mosques in New Zealand that has left 49 ...

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New Zealand Climate Minister punched in face | newkerala.com #113416

New Zealand Climate Minister punched in face | newkerala.com #113416

Mr Shaw has responded to queries about how he's doing, saying "it looks worse than it is". "We'll let you know more later today". "I would like to acknowledge the members of the public who quickly c...

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Facebook Says It

Facebook Says It "Quickly" Removed New Zealand Shooter's Video

Police said a total of three people had been arrested in connection with the incident but did not identify those taken into custody and gave no details except to say that none of them had been on any ...

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Victims killed, injured during school shooting in Brazil

Victims killed, injured during school shooting in Brazil

Police say that after de Castro and Monteiro shot and killed the owner of a nearby auto rental, they then killed five students and two employees at the Professor Raul Brasil school in Suzano, Brazil...

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Skip school, join global 'climate strike' to preserve their future

Skip school, join global 'climate strike' to preserve their future

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg poses during a demonstration of youth calling for climate protection on March 1 in Hamburg, Germany. "That's why they need our support", he said . "The fig...

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