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Trump sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One to block financial records release

Trump sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One to block financial records release

The Democratic Party is weighing its options for impeachment as it tries to conduct congressional investigations into Trump's finances and his actions detailed in the special counsel's 448-page repor...

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Huawei says vulnerabilities discovered by Vodafone were 'weaknesses,' not 'hidden backdoors'

Huawei says vulnerabilities discovered by Vodafone were 'weaknesses,' not 'hidden backdoors'

Prior to removing the LAN-facing Telnet server, Huawei was said to have insisted in 2011 on carrying out various configuration-related tasks remotely via the service. Huawei then assured Vodafone th...

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Trump, Biden at war over union support

Trump, Biden at war over union support

The bulk of Biden's speech was devoted to contrasting the economic bonanza for corporate America under the Trump administration, particularly from Trump's tax cut for the wealthy, to the meager resu...

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Trump mulls terror designation for Muslim Brotherhood

Trump mulls terror designation for Muslim Brotherhood

Others believe the measure would allow el-Sisi to crack down on his Muslim Brotherhood opponents in Egypt. El-Sisi led a coup in 2013 that challenged and removed former president Mohamed Morsi from ...

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Cyclone Fani: Home Ministry announces advance financial assistance of Rs 1,086 crore

Cyclone Fani: Home Ministry announces advance financial assistance of Rs 1,086 crore

Very Severe Cyclonic Storm "FANI" over Bay of Bengal lay centred about 800 km south of Puri at 11.30 am today. "As the cyclone storm Fani intensifies into a severe cyclonic storm over SE & adjoining S...

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BYU valedictorian comes out as gay during graduation speech

BYU valedictorian comes out as gay during graduation speech

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints teaches that being attracted to members of the same sex isn't a sin but acting on those feelings, including being in a gay relationship, is sinful. East...

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Job post seeking

Job post seeking "preferably Caucasian" applicants removed after complaints

Cynet Systems acknowledged the "offensive job post", which picked up steam by someone who posted it to Twitter . "We understand why some may have been upset ... Social media users were outraged as sc...

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UNC Charlotte Campus on Lockdown After Multiple People Reportedly Shot

UNC Charlotte Campus on Lockdown After Multiple People Reportedly Shot

UNCC Emergency Management sent a tweet saying "Run, Hide, Fight". A medic told local media that two of the wounded are being treated for life-threatening injuries while two others suffered non-lif...

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Former surfing world champion Sunny Garcia in intensive care

Former surfing world champion Sunny Garcia in intensive care

He has since changed the caption on his post - a photo of himself with Garcia - to read, "Vincent the 3rd checking pipe I don't think he is even looking at the lefts!" 'Wow it's been a insane ri...

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Scores of miners trapped underground at Platinum mine

Scores of miners trapped underground at Platinum mine

The department says it has an inspector monitoring the situation at the Thembelani shaft in Rustenberg run by mining company Sibanye-Stillwater. "So, we're busy, first of all, removing all obstruction...

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Trump proposes an application fee for asylum-seekers

Trump proposes an application fee for asylum-seekers

US President Donald Trump has directed his administration to charge fees for asylum claims and handle cases within 180 days, the White House said in a statement Monday night. It's too soon to tell e...

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Mohamed Noor trial: Jury reaches verdict over killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond

Mohamed Noor trial: Jury reaches verdict over killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond

It will be announced in court at 4:30 p.m. The jury of 10 men and two women took less one day to reach their decision. Mohamed Noor shot Justine Ruszczyk Damond as she approached his patrol auto...

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How to watch Mark Zuckerberg's F8 keynote today

How to watch Mark Zuckerberg's F8 keynote today

Yahoo reported that he disagreed with Facebook's move to integrate Instagram , WhatsApp, Facebook, and Messenger. Beyond the enhancement to security, Facebook is planning to make the app dramatical...

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Schumer: Democrats, Trump agreed to $2 trillion infrastructure deal

Schumer: Democrats, Trump agreed to $2 trillion infrastructure deal

The White House called it an "excellent and productive meeting" on rebuilding the nation's infrastructure, and said Mr. Trump also agreed to meet soon with Democrats on lowering prescription drug pric...

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Death toll rises to 29 in Indonesia floods, dozens still missing

Death toll rises to 29 in Indonesia floods, dozens still missing

Some 12,000 people have been evacuated while hundreds of buildings, bridges and roads have been damaged by the severe weather which affected nine districts or towns across Bengkulu province, officials...

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Guaido says Venezuelan troops have joined his cause

Guaido says Venezuelan troops have joined his cause

Maduro's Information Minister, Jorge Rodriguez, responded on Twitter , saying the government was tackling a small group of "military traitors" that are seeking to promote a coup. Tear gas has been f...

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British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn to boycott Donald Trump dinner

British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn to boycott Donald Trump dinner

Britain's main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday declined an invitation to a banquet with Donald Trump when the USA president visits in June, accusing him of using "racist and misog...

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Scottish oil worker kidnapped from Nigerian rig

Scottish oil worker kidnapped from Nigerian rig

The victim was abducted while working on a platform on Saturday morning, a Nigerian Army spokesman confirmed today. Authorities said this is the second kidnapping in Rivers State in less than a week...

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Fire that released sulfuric acid at zinc plant is contained

Fire that released sulfuric acid at zinc plant is contained

Rutherford County Assistant Fire Marshal John Greenway told ABC Asheville affiliate WLOS that firefighters were pulled away at one point while the blaze was still burning because their gear tested...

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New Zealand police arrest man, find suspected bomb in Christchurch

New Zealand police arrest man, find suspected bomb in Christchurch

New Zealand police say a man has been arrested after bomb disposal officers found a suspicious explosive device at a vacant property in Christchurch, where 50 people were killed in attacks by a lone ...

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Indian Army claims to have sighted footprints of mythical beast `Yeti`

Indian Army claims to have sighted footprints of mythical beast `Yeti`

As per the Twitter handle of the Army, an expedition team has found mysterious footprints measuring 32x15 inches close to Makalu Base Camp on 09 April 2019. One user said: "The Indian Army is tweeti...

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Indonesia approves plan to move capital out of Jakarta

Indonesia approves plan to move capital out of Jakarta

The current capital, Jakarta , is home to more than 10 million people, but around three times that many people live in the surrounding towns adding to the area's severe congestion. Jakarta is the arc...

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Harnessed whale may have been trained by Russian navy

Harnessed whale may have been trained by Russian navy

Murmansk is a city in northwest Russian Federation and the country has military facilities in the area. The whale was found swimming in Arctic Norway by a bunch of fisherman. While the use of whales...

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Five killed in Burkina Faso church attack

Five killed in Burkina Faso church attack

At least two other people were missing, according to a security source cited by the AFP news agency. "They fired in the air before aiming at the members of the congregation". In February, a Spanish pr...

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Irish Accent Named The Third Sexiest In The World

Irish Accent Named The Third Sexiest In The World

The New Zealand accent was named the world's sexiest as it topped the list. Global travel website Big7 Travel conducted an worldwide poll to settle the battle of the vocal chords once and for all, a...

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Pope Francis donates $500,000 to help migrants in Mexico

Pope Francis donates $500,000 to help migrants in Mexico

The organization said the donations were now needed because "media coverage of this emergency has been decreasing, and as a result, aid to migrants by the government and private individuals has also...

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House panel chairman says Barr must testify Thursday

House panel chairman says Barr must testify Thursday

A televised hearing is seen among lawmakers are their opportunity to hold Barr to account and make their case to the American people. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler , a New York ...

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Tory-Labour Brexit talks resume with May and Corbyn under pressure

Tory-Labour Brexit talks resume with May and Corbyn under pressure

A nuanced position helped the party in the 2017 general election, with leaders saying they wanted to respect the vote of the people but leave with a strong deal that guarantee's people's rights and th...

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Suspect attends garda station in taxi driver assault probe

Suspect attends garda station in taxi driver assault probe

Thankfully the driver has already locked the door and is able to close the passenger door, lock it and drive off before the situation escalates further. Video footage of the incident, which happened o...

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U.S. Sails Warships Through Taiwan Strait, Warns China Against Hostile Flotillas

U.S. Sails Warships Through Taiwan Strait, Warns China Against Hostile Flotillas

The Pentagon is increasing the frequency of movement through the strategic waterway, and the voyage risks further raising tensions with China . In the statement, Taiwan's defense ministry said US...

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270 die while counting votes in Indonesia

270 die while counting votes in Indonesia

However, the 6 million election workers had to count each ballot by hand, which is a monumental and hard task. The incredible stress was a result of the presidential and regional votes being merged ...

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Former Acting AG Yates Accuses Trump of Not Doing 'the Patriotic Thing' on Russian

Former Acting AG Yates Accuses Trump of Not Doing 'the Patriotic Thing' on Russian

Kushner, who is Trump's son-in-law, characterized the Russians' actions at an April 23 event as trying to "buy some Facebook ads to sow discontent". "If you travel with Joe Biden, you won't think he...

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Cops: 'Hero' 8-Year-Old Saves Sister From Kidnapper

Cops: 'Hero' 8-Year-Old Saves Sister From Kidnapper

As Coburn helped the woman into the emergency room, 24-year-old Dalvir Singh hopped into the driver's seat and took off with the vehicle - with the kids still in the back, according to police. She ope...

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New York Times blames 'single editor' for anti-Semitic cartoon in new statement

New York Times blames 'single editor' for anti-Semitic cartoon in new statement

Antonio has drawn previous Israel-related cartoons that drew condemnation, including one in 1983 that, according to a JTA report , showed Israeli soldiers pointing guns at Lebanese women and children...

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Big Ben Got Stuck on the Finish Line at the London Marathon

Big Ben Got Stuck on the Finish Line at the London Marathon

Hayley's daily routine involves getting up for training at 5am and she does another session in the evening after she has finished her nine-hour working day. "She's run two and half minutes quicker tha...

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