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Anti-austerity party holds off far right in Finland election

Anti-austerity party holds off far right in Finland election

His Centre Party now languishes in fourth place in the polls, having recently been overtaken by the Finns Party. The leader of Finland's center-left Social Democratic Party says he expects the r...

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Donations for Louisiana's burned black churches up after Notre Dame fire

Donations for Louisiana's burned black churches up after Notre Dame fire

The fundraiser was created on April 10, the same day Holden Matthews was arrested for the attacks that occurred over a 10-day period in Opelousas, Louisiana. According to The Daily Beast , Matthew...

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Trump Aides Worry Mueller Report Will Expose Them as 'Leaks'

Trump Aides Worry Mueller Report Will Expose Them as 'Leaks'

That means that in addition to Trump, members of his family who work at the White House, such as his daughter Ivanka, could potentially be named if they were somehow entangled in Mueller's investigati...

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Al-Aqsa mosque catches fire as Notre-Dame cathedral in France burns

Al-Aqsa mosque catches fire as Notre-Dame cathedral in France burns

The Waqf religious organisation which oversees the site said the fire burned a guard's room above what is known as the Marwani prayer room. Newsweek reports that the director general of the Je...

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Complaint: Man went to Mall of America intending to kill

Complaint: Man went to Mall of America intending to kill

Court documents claim Aranda said he originally planned to kill an adult before choosing the child instead. The child plunged nearly 40 feet and is fighting for his life in a Minneapolis hospital wi...

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House Dems Subpoena Deutsche Bank, Others For Trump Docs

House Dems Subpoena Deutsche Bank, Others For Trump Docs

In a statement Monday, Schiff referred to the Deutsche Bank summons as a "friendly subpoena" - suggesting that the bank may have requested the order before complying with it. As Common Dreams ...

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Ivanka Trump lands in Africa to promote USA jobs plan for women

Ivanka Trump lands in Africa to promote USA jobs plan for women

Accompanying her will be Mark Green, administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development. Ivanka is due to visit Ethiopia and Ivory Coast over the next four days and is flying commercial,...

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Indian government wants Apple to boot TikTok out of the App Store

Indian government wants Apple to boot TikTok out of the App Store

Where Apple did not respond to the request for comment, TikTok did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Google's move. TikTok is touted to be one of the fastest-growing apps with ...

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Turkey may temporarily store Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems in Azerbaijan

Turkey may temporarily store Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems in Azerbaijan

The Turkish minister also expressed hope that other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries would also keep their commitments to Turkey. "We believe that all disagreements can and should be resol...

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U.S. deports widower of fallen United States soldier, then reverses course

U.S. deports widower of fallen United States soldier, then reverses course

He was then allowed back into the United States and released on his own recognizance in Phoenix, Hernandez said. Carranza entered the U.S. illegally as a teenager in 2004 from Mexico . "She always ...

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Ireland set to be warmer than Barcelona, Lanzarote, and Athens this weekend

Ireland set to be warmer than Barcelona, Lanzarote, and Athens this weekend

In fact, it appears that the island of Ireland will be warmer than that of top Summer holiday destinations such as Barcelona, Lanzarote, Ibiza and Athens. We should stay dry through Saturday and Ea...

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Republican Bill Weld to challenge Trump in 2020

Republican Bill Weld to challenge Trump in 2020

When asked about the President's historically high approval rating and whether Weld believes he can beat him in the primary, Weld said, "Yeah, I do". But he faces an uphill battle to take over a Rep...

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North Korea: Satellite images suggest movement at main nuclear site

North Korea: Satellite images suggest movement at main nuclear site

Last week, Kim said the Hanoi breakdown raised the risks of reviving tensions, adding that he was only interested in meeting Trump again if the United States came with the right attitude. "It doesn'...

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Hoax bomb scare prompts evacuation of 57-storey Madrid tower

Apart from the Australian legation, it houses the embassies of the United Kingdom, Canada and the Netherlands, as well as offices of several multinational companies. Local media reports said the ale...

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Taliban Corrects Reuters Report Claiming Women Jihadis Would Negotiate Peace Talks

Taliban Corrects Reuters Report Claiming Women Jihadis Would Negotiate Peace Talks

Ambassador Khalilzad said he met with Turkish President's Chief Advisor Ibrahim Kalin in Washington on Monday and appreciated Turkey's commitment to AFghanistan. The meeting on 19-21 April in Doha wil...

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4 dead after shooting in Canada; 1 male suspect in custody

4 dead after shooting in Canada; 1 male suspect in custody

Supt. Ted De Jager says the suspect turned himself in at the city's police headquarters. Charges are pending, according to the superintendent. "I can say from an investigative perspective, we are gl...

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Pelosi arrives in Ireland following UK-US Brexit trade deal warning

Pelosi arrives in Ireland following UK-US Brexit trade deal warning

The high-ranking group of USA politicians will meet Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar on Tuesday afternoon, while Pelosi will speak to Irish parliament and meet the Irish president on Wednesday. The f...

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College Student Dies After Falling 100 Feet Off Cliff

College Student Dies After Falling 100 Feet Off Cliff

Andrea Norton , a Briar Cliff University student, fell to her death from a Arkansas hiking trail on Saturday. Some outlets have said Norton was trying to take a photo when she fell from the po...

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Australia grandmother in emotional reunion with IS fighter's orphans

Australia grandmother in emotional reunion with IS fighter's orphans

The children - who were taken to Syria by their parents before they were killed - are in the Kurdish-controlled al-Hawl refugee camp in Syria alongside Zaynab's two daughters, aged three and two. An...

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India marks 100th anniversary of Amritsar Massacre

India marks 100th anniversary of Amritsar Massacre

On Wednesday, May told the British parliament that "the tragedy of Jallianwala Bagh in 1919 is a shameful scar on British Indian history", but she did not issue a formal apology. Condemning the prim...

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EU Tusk: Everyone is exhausted with Brexit

EU Tusk: Everyone is exhausted with Brexit

I am speaking about this today because I have strongly opposed the idea that during this further extension the United Kingdom should be treated as a second category member state. The EU can not extend...

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United Kingdom foreign minister offers Brexit reassurance to Toyota

United Kingdom foreign minister offers Brexit reassurance to Toyota

But Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt said the six-month extension was too short for change and too far away to prompt action. "I want to remind everybody that the United Kingdom has the right and...

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French billionaire Pinault pledges $113 million for Notre Dame

The fire caused the almost 900-year-old cathedral's iconic spire and part of the roof to collapse. French president Emmanuel Macron said "the worst has been avoided", and added that there would ...

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Bernie Sanders Just Showed His Full-Throated Embrace of Capitalism

Bernie Sanders Just Showed His Full-Throated Embrace of Capitalism

In 2009, the first year of returns Sanders released on Monday, he had an adjusted gross income of $314,742. Sanders: And we're going to fight for a wealth tax. In multiple forums, including a ...

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Florida Man Killed By Cassowary, Known as 'World's Most Dangerous Bird'

Florida Man Killed By Cassowary, Known as 'World's Most Dangerous Bird'

The Alachua County Fire Rescue Department told the Gainesville Sun that a cassowary mauled Hajos when he fell. The birds are closely related to the emu , and are "rightfully considered the most u...

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Ilhan Omar supporters hold rally outside Trump event in Minnesota

Ilhan Omar supporters hold rally outside Trump event in Minnesota

President Donald Trump to spread misinformation about Congresswoman Omar. Earlier this month, federal prosecutors charged a man with threatening to assault and murder Omar. "But to use the office ...

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1 arrested after transgender woman brutally beaten in broad daylight in Dallas

1 arrested after transgender woman brutally beaten in broad daylight in Dallas

Then, someone offered Thomas $200 to beat Booker, according to the affidavit. A man in a white shirt starts to hit the 23-year-old woman in the face and she falls to the ground. "You could just feel t...

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Trump blasts Omar as 'anti-Semitic' and 'anti

Trump blasts Omar as 'anti-Semitic' and 'anti

Ms Pelosi also called for Mr Trump to take down the video. Ms Omar has been at the centre of an escalating row after a clip emerged of her characterising the deadliest attack on USA soil as " some...

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Fake delivery man shot Mississauga woman with a crossbow in targeted hit

Fake delivery man shot Mississauga woman with a crossbow in targeted hit

Police say the victim, who was home alone at the time, answered the front door at around 8 p.m. and had a brief conversation with the suspect, who was dressed all in white and wearing black gloves. Ke...

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Boy May Have Been Thrown From Mall of America Balcony

Boy May Have Been Thrown From Mall of America Balcony

In October 2015, Aranda was accused of throwing glasses in Twin Cities Grill in the mall. He had two previous trespass notices ordering him to stay away from the Mall of America, according to the Sta...

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Complaint: Man went to Mall of American intending to kill

Complaint: Man went to Mall of American intending to kill

His first court appearance is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon. The complaint says Aranda is now wanted on a warrant for assault in the state of IL, and a conviction for first degree damage to proper...

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NY Times, Wall Street Journal win Pulitzers for Trump probes

NY Times, Wall Street Journal win Pulitzers for Trump probes

Seventeen students and staff members died in that attack. That attack killed 11 people. The Capital Gazette was given a special citation for its coverage and courage in the face of a massacre in i...

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Three dead after plane, helicopter collide near Mt Everest

Three dead after plane, helicopter collide near Mt Everest

Tribhuvan International Airport spokesperson Pratap Babu Tiwari said that S Dhungana, co-pilot of the plane, and Assistant Sub-Inspector Ram Bahadur Khadka, who was stationed at the helipad, were kill...

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EC Bars Adityanath From Campaigning for 72 Hours, Mayawati for 48 Hours

EC Bars Adityanath From Campaigning for 72 Hours, Mayawati for 48 Hours

Two days later, according to the Election Commission, Yogi Adityanath told a rally in Meerut about Mayawati's speech and said: "If the Congress, SP and BSP have faith in "Ali", we have faith in "B...

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Activists say Sudan's military attempted to break up sit

Activists say Sudan's military attempted to break up sit

Some of the most prominent SPA leaders, most of whom are in their 20s and 30s and were detained until after Bashir's ouster, spoke at the news conference. Some drummed and waved national flags as they...

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