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Train services disrupted as migrants stage sit-down at Larisis station

Train services disrupted as migrants stage sit-down at Larisis station

Police have used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse refugees and migrants during a second day of scuffles outside a camp in northern Greece. Greece on Friday urged hundreds of migrants and ref...

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Eastern Libyan military says controls former Tripoli airport

Eastern Libyan military says controls former Tripoli airport

The leader of forces in eastern Libya has ordered them to march on the capital Tripoli, the base of the internationally recognised government. Hifter's forces, which calls itself the Libyan National...

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Gunman dead, sailor injured in Virginia Naval base shooting

Gunman dead, sailor injured in Virginia Naval base shooting

A U.S. Navy sailor was shot and killed at a base in Virginia on Friday after he shot and wounded another sailor. News outlets report that the base announced around 7 a.m. "We do random and periodic ...

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Lara Trump: Timing of Joe Biden accusations seems 'very convenient'

Lara Trump: Timing of Joe Biden accusations seems 'very convenient'

He put out a statement, followed by a video statement, explaining that making people uncomfortable was "never his intention". Biden has said he'll change his behavior and that is important, said Gil...

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ISPR releases 'proof' further contradicting Indian claim of shooting down F-16

ISPR releases 'proof' further contradicting Indian claim of shooting down F-16

One of the senior US defense officials said that Pakistan invited the United States to physically count its F-16 planes after the incident as part of an end-user agreement signed when the foreign mili...

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Mormon Church Lifts Ban on Baptisms for Children of Gay Parents

Mormon Church Lifts Ban on Baptisms for Children of Gay Parents

The church in 2015 enacted new rules that would ban children living in a same-sex household from being baptized until they were 18, at which point the children would have to recnounce same-sex marriag...

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MIT halts collaborations with Chinese tech firms Huawei, ZTE

MIT halts collaborations with Chinese tech firms Huawei, ZTE

Huawei continues to work on devices like foldable phones, even as its devices are all-but-shut-out of the U.S. market. The university said it chose to suspend ties with the companies following a rev...

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Netanyahu Thanks Putin for Recovering Zachary Baumel's Remains

Netanyahu Thanks Putin for Recovering Zachary Baumel's Remains

Russian Federation handed over the remains and personal effects, including the combat uniform, of Zachary Baumel, who was 21 when he fought in Israel's invasion of Lebanon. Prime Minister Netanyahu to...

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Ancient four-legged whale fossil found

Ancient four-legged whale fossil found

The bones provide clues about how the animal moved on land and in the water. Study author Doctor Olivier Lambert, of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, said: 'This is the first indispu...

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Trump Says China Trade Talks Going Well, Will Only Accept 'Great' Deal

Trump Says China Trade Talks Going Well, Will Only Accept 'Great' Deal

China wants the tariffs lifted, while US officials are wary of giving up that leverage, at least for now. Trump said any trade deal with China was probably still weeks away, although both sides were...

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Identical twins both ordered to pay child support after inconclusive paternity test

Identical twins both ordered to pay child support after inconclusive paternity test

Each brother tried to blame the other, Brazilian news outlet Globo reports. Under the court ruling, they will each have to pay 230 reais; ($60; £45) a month, or 30% of the minimum salary in Brazil...

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2 arrested after shooting each other while wearing bulletproof vest

2 arrested after shooting each other while wearing bulletproof vest

Ferris said he wanted Hicks to shoot him with the vest on, and Hicks complied by shooting Ferris "in the chest one time with a.22 caliber semi-automatic rifle", according to an affidavit filed by the ...

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Neighbors Arrested After Drinking, Allegedly Taking Turns Shooting Each Other

Neighbors Arrested After Drinking, Allegedly Taking Turns Shooting Each Other

The affidavit says the shot left a red mark on Ferris' chest and that he was angry because it hurt. Hospital officials then summoned the Benton County Sheriff to conduct an investigation. Ferris sai...

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Will Tim Ryan run for president?

Will Tim Ryan run for president?

We're going to make sure this doesn't happen anymore, ' Ryan said". That emphasis on manufacturing and keeping jobs in the US was a major part of Trump's winning campaign in 2016. House of Represent...

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Taliban Kill At Least 20 Afghan Troops In Badghis Province

Taliban Kill At Least 20 Afghan Troops In Badghis Province

The Taliban first stormed all the security posts around the compound, he told The Associated Press news agency. The armed group controls or contests almost half of Afghanistan , the most since US-l...

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Owner of company among 4 killed in Mandan

Owner of company among 4 killed in Mandan

The four victims who were found dead at a North Dakota property management business included the owner and three employees, police have revealed. They also have not said how the victims died. Four awe...

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United Nations chief warns of risk of confrontation in Libya

United Nations chief warns of risk of confrontation in Libya

General Khalifa Haftar , whose self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) runs much of the east of the country, has ordered his forces to march on the capital Tripoli. Earlier this week, the Government ...

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Australia laws threaten social media executives over content

Australia laws threaten social media executives over content

Australia's parliament has passed legislation punishing Internet platforms for failing to remove violent audio and video. The government has described its response to the March 15 gun massacre in wh...

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Wikileaks founder Julian Assange 'to be kicked out of Ecuadorian embassy'

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange 'to be kicked out of Ecuadorian embassy'

Julian Assange , pictured on the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London is to be "kicked out" according to Wikileaks , the group he founded. He added: "We should ensure Mr Assange's life is ...

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Search continues for USA tourist and her driver kidnapped in Uganda

Search continues for USA tourist and her driver kidnapped in Uganda

Ugandan Ambassador to Washington Mull Katende stressed to The Post on Thursday that it is very "unusual" for a tourist to be kidnapped in Uganda , a peaceful country with a booming tourism industry b...

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Ethiopian Airlines Crash: Pilots not to blame

Ethiopian Airlines Crash: Pilots not to blame

A group of Boeing engineers told the Seattle Times last month that pilots were unaware of how to override the MCAS system, and Boeing has promised to rectify this too by providing " additional edu...

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Repeated municipal elections to be held in Istanbul's 7 districts

Repeated municipal elections to be held in Istanbul's 7 districts

Preliminary results show Mr Erdogan's ruling party lost its decades-old stronghold of Ankara in Sunday's vote and in the tight race for Istanbul. If the opposition party's preliminary victors ar...

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President Trump says the Mar-a-Lago security incident is a 'fluke'

President Trump says the Mar-a-Lago security incident is a 'fluke'

As the AP reported , she did not have a bathing suit. "No, I'm not concerned at all", Trump said when asked about potential Chinese espionage at his Florida club. The US president was staying at th...

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Julian Assange Has Been Accused Of Breaking His Asylum Terms With Ecuador

Julian Assange Has Been Accused Of Breaking His Asylum Terms With Ecuador

In an interview broadcast by several Ecuadoran radio stations, Moreno said: "Assange has too often repeatedly violated the agreement we have with him and his legal team", without saying whether Ecuado...

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Lori Loughlin Arrives at Court for College Admissions Scandal Case

Lori Loughlin Arrives at Court for College Admissions Scandal Case

The former Desperate Housewives star was arrested without incident on March 12 and appeared in court, and was later released on a $250,000 bond . Lianna Ferrara, 20, and Alyssa Stevens, 21, said ...

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Ceremony held to mark beginning of National Donate Life Month

Ceremony held to mark beginning of National Donate Life Month

Jennifer Vanderjack, a registered nurse for SwedishAmerican, says her family members were organ donors. "The donor heart was not a flawless match for me". "It's been over three years since I've had ...

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Meow-stery solved: Do cats really know that you're calling them?

Meow-stery solved: Do cats really know that you're calling them?

The findings shed light on how we communicate with our furry friends - and also suggest that my cat's ignoring me on objective. Cats know their own names, according to the authors of a study that co...

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Fact Check: Trump's dad was not born in Germany

Trump made this comment at the Oval Office after declaring his "great respect" for Germany and for German Chancellor Angela Merkel- despite his disappointment that she was not paying over more mon...

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Pilots in latest 737 MAX crash followed Boeing's procedures

Pilots in latest 737 MAX crash followed Boeing's procedures

The airline issued a separate statement , saying, "The preliminary report clearly showed that the Ethiopian Airlines pilots ... have followed the Boeing recommended and FAA approved emergency p...

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Christchurch mosque massacre suspect to face 50 murder charges in court Friday

Christchurch mosque massacre suspect to face 50 murder charges in court Friday

What conclusions has New Zealand drawn from the attacks? However, New Zealand's complex and seldom-used anti-terrorism laws, introduced after the 9/11 attacks, could make prosecution more complicat...

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Democrats vote to subpoena Mueller report over Republican objections

Democrats vote to subpoena Mueller report over Republican objections

The displeasure among some who worked on the closely held inquiry has quietly begun to surface in the days since Barr released a four-page letter to Congress on March 24 describing what he said were...

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Stoltenberg to meet Trump ahead of NATO’s 70th anniversary

Stoltenberg to meet Trump ahead of NATO’s 70th anniversary

Stoltenberg, a former Norwegian prime minister, has stood behind Trump on the spending goals and credited his blunt approach with pushing members. That political acumen may have helped Stoltenberg, 60...

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US Congress votes to end support for Yemen war, rebuffing Trump

US Congress votes to end support for Yemen war, rebuffing Trump

The text cleared the Senate last month and now heads to Trump, who is expected to veto the legislation. The vote was on a bipartisan resolution, though it largely fell on party lines, with only 16 R...

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Philippines says presence of Chinese vessels in disputed waters is illegal

Philippines says presence of Chinese vessels in disputed waters is illegal

In January 2013, the Philippines filed a case before the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague, the Netherlands challenging China's "nine-dash line" that covers nearly the entire South Chi...

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Body of IDF soldier missing in action since 1982 returns from Lebanon

Body of IDF soldier missing in action since 1982 returns from Lebanon

The body has been identified", he said , adding that DNA evidence had been used in the identification and that personal belongings were also found. "It has been verified", IDF spokesperson Lt. "Israe...

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