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French Muslim Group Sues Facebook, YouTube For Streaming New Zealand Shootings

French Muslim Group Sues Facebook, YouTube For Streaming New Zealand Shootings

People stand next to floral tributes to those that were killed, across the road from the Al Noor mosque. Facebook said it "quickly" removed the live video showing the killing of 50 people by a whi...

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As MPs pull all-nighter, Philpott breathes fresh life into SNC-Lavalin scandal

As MPs pull all-nighter, Philpott breathes fresh life into SNC-Lavalin scandal

The prime minister's former advisor Gerald Butts and the clerk of the privy council had contradicted her claims of improper pressure. Since spending votes are confidence measures, the government would...

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Australian PM denounces foreign vote meddling after NRA report

They also said they had been quoted by Al Jazeera out of context and often after drinking. A right-wing party in Australia discussed softening the nation's strict gun laws as it sought donations...

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9 nurses in hospital’s labor unit pregnant at same time

9 nurses in hospital’s labor unit pregnant at same time

The nurses have supported each other from the beginning and will continue to do so until they all give birth, according to WMTW. Another one of the nurses, Brittney Verville, joked on Facebook abo...

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Stephen Colbert to Trump: ‘I’m Sorry That You’re a Terrible President’

Trump's best day is being told that he's not a Russian puppet. "They truly are the Enemy of the People and the Real Opposition Party!" The president's tweets come after the investigation that rock...

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Iraq parliament sacks governor over deadly ferry capsize

Iraq parliament sacks governor over deadly ferry capsize

As the death toll in Thursday's ferry disaster in northern Iraq continues to rise, the banks of the Tigris River in Mosul are witnessing anger and despair as families anxiously look for those who ...

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Former Afghanistan captive Joshua Boyle in court for allegedly assaulting his wife

Former Afghanistan captive Joshua Boyle in court for allegedly assaulting his wife

Prosecutor Meaghan Cunningham said Monday she expects Boyle's lawyers to vigorously challenge the credibility of his spouse as they argue Boyle is innocent of charges he assaulted her. Coleman is expe...

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Macron, Xi call for greater EU-China cooperation

Macron, Xi call for greater EU-China cooperation

In his own statement, Xi said China "needs a united and prosperous Europe".He also called on Europe to adopt "a coherent strategy" in its dealings with his country. New Silk Road: Will Italy be Chin...

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Graham: I Told McCain To Give Dossier To The FBI

Graham: I Told McCain To Give Dossier To The FBI

Mueller because I believe in the rule of law". Among his targets for investigation appear to be: the FBI and the DOJ, Hillary Clinton , Jim Comey, and the FISA (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Ac...

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Pentagon authorizes $1 bil for Trump's border wall

Pentagon authorizes $1 bil for Trump's border wall

The US military would be coordinating its efforts with the Department of Homeland Security and the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency. The funding would also go toward installing lighting and ...

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Congress promises ₹72,000 per annum to poorest people

Congress promises ₹72,000 per annum to poorest people

Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Monday that almost 25 crore poor people in the country will get financial assistance of Rs 72,000 per annum if the party is voted to power under the ambitious...

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Sackler Trust suspends new United Kingdom donations

Sackler Trust suspends new United Kingdom donations

The business is facing hundreds of lawsuits in the United States aiming to hold it to account for its alleged role in the country's opioid drug crisis. Two different philanthropic arms of the Sackler...

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Top aide to Guaido accused of terrorist plot

Top aide to Guaido accused of terrorist plot

The development triggered alarm internationally. U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, called for the immediate release of Roberto Marrero. "To those who are helping ...

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New Zealand PM announces royal commission inquiry into Christchurch attack

New Zealand PM announces royal commission inquiry into Christchurch attack

And that's not all. "Pity we don't have that in Australia ", one commentator wrote. The headlines have been glowing, and social media has been filled with the lament of voters around the world who ...

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Sandy Hook father found dead graduated from Sabino, UA

Sandy Hook father found dead graduated from Sabino, UA

Investigators say he was a male student who was in 10th grade and attended Stoneman Douglas during last year's shooting. After their daughter's killing, the neuroscientist and his wife created The ...

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Petition to stop Brexit passes 3.4 million signatures

Petition to stop Brexit passes 3.4 million signatures

Marchers set off in central London with banners proclaiming "the best deal is no Brexit " and "we demand a People's Vote" in what organisers said could be the biggest anti-Brexit protest yet. Her o...

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German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

German family to give $11M after hearing extent of Nazi past

Peter Harf, a JAB Holdings managing partner, said the Reimann family was shocked by connections to Nazi abuses, which were largely discovered in the archives of the German newspaper Bild . "It is a...

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'Egg boy' admits attack on Fraser Anning wasn't right thing

'Egg boy' admits attack on Fraser Anning wasn't right thing

Supporters of Senator Anning hold down Will after he smashed an egg over the politician's head. "She's glad I stood up for what I believe in; she definitely disagrees with the way I did it", Connolly ...

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US Ground-Based Interceptor Successfully Destroys ICBM in Test - MDA

US Ground-Based Interceptor Successfully Destroys ICBM in Test - MDA

Then the second ground-based interceptor's sensors tracked the resulting debris and remaining objects. Officials say two interceptor missiles were launched out of underground silos in California on ...

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Korean officials back at liaison office

Korean officials back at liaison office

Their return follows US President Donald Trump's abrupt tweet at the weekend saying he had "ordered" the withdrawal of additional sanctions - without identifying the measures - against Pyongyang by th...

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President Xi arrives in Paris for state visit

President Xi arrives in Paris for state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping has found one country in Europe that isn't anxious about China's growing global clout or its ambitions to dominate the future of technology: Monaco. The rapprochement ha...

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Flash floods kill at least 17 in southern Iran

Flash floods kill at least 17 in southern Iran

Many people have been affected including tourists visiting the city during Nowruz period (Iranian New Year). Heavy rains and floods also impacted large swathes of the northern provinces of Golestan ...

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Mueller Report Is Blow to U.S. Democrats' Plans to Probe Trump

Mueller Report Is Blow to U.S. Democrats' Plans to Probe Trump

U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Sunday released a four-page summary of the findings of the investigation that detailed Russian interference in the 2016 election. Trump tweeted on Sunday th...

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Boeing plans 737 Max briefings in wake of fatal crashes

Boeing plans 737 Max briefings in wake of fatal crashes

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines are offering customers a cushion for how long they can cancel or rebook their flights. On the Lion Air crash , it was discovered that the system pushed the...

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House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer Takes Jab at Omar in AIPAC Speech

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer Takes Jab at Omar in AIPAC Speech

One of them , Jewish lawmaker Luciana Berger, said she received death threats amid a slew of abuse and concluded that the party had become institutionally anti-Semitic . So when someone accuses Amer...

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Michael Avenatti charged with extortion and wire, bank fraud

Michael Avenatti charged with extortion and wire, bank fraud

Just an hour before the charges were announced, Avenatti took to Twitter to hint that he would be announcing the scandal during a press conference Tuesday morning. "#MAGA - Michael Avenatti Getting ...

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Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead

Avielle was one of 20 first-grade students and six adults who died in the shooting. Just months after the death of Avielle , then their only child, Richman and his wife Jennifer Hensel co-foun...

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US Navy, Coast Guard ships pass through strategic Taiwan Strait

US Navy, Coast Guard ships pass through strategic Taiwan Strait

Joe Keiley. "The ships' transit through the Taiwan Strait demonstrates the US commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific", Cmdr. "The ships' transit through the Taiwan Strait demonstrates the USA ...

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More talk of a third meaningful vote on Tuesday

More talk of a third meaningful vote on Tuesday

At one of the most important junctures for the country since World War Two, British politics was at fever pitch and, almost three years since the 2016 referendum, it was still unclear how, when or if ...

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May holds talks at Chequers ahead of crucial week

May holds talks at Chequers ahead of crucial week

At one of the most important junctures for the country since World War Two, British politics was at fever pitch. Almost three years since the 2016 referendum, it remains unclear how, when or if Bre...

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Air strikes kill dozen Afghans, battle intensifies in Taliban strongholds

Air strikes kill dozen Afghans, battle intensifies in Taliban strongholds

UNAMA expressed particular concern about child casualties from air strikes which have been increasing every year since 2014. "The villagers around Kunduz City requested support from the Afghan securit...

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March In London Demanding A Second Brexit Vote Draws Huge Crowds

March In London Demanding A Second Brexit Vote Draws Huge Crowds

Organisers claimed around one million took part in Saturday's event, which finished with a rally in Parliament Square. A similar rally calling for a second referendum in October attracted an estimat...

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U.S. Justice Department Releases Mueller Report Principal Conclusions

U.S. Justice Department Releases Mueller Report Principal Conclusions

For Democrats who have spent 22 months building up Mueller's credibility, it was a jarring setback. The House Judiciary Committee chairman also said that Trump was wrong to claim that Mueller's r...

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Romania Announces Embassy Move to Jerusalem at 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference

Romania Announces Embassy Move to Jerusalem at 2019 AIPAC Policy Conference

Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă made the announcement during her speech at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) conference, which began on Sunday in Washington, DC. "I know tha...

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Russian military planes deliver troops and cargo to Venezuela

Russian military planes deliver troops and cargo to Venezuela

The delivery is part of ongoing cooperation between the two nations . He said the planes offloaded around 100 Russian soldiers led by General Vasily Tonkoshkurov, head of the Mobilization Directora...

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