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US Expects China Tariff Retaliation

US Expects China Tariff Retaliation

Former White House adviser Steven Bannon said China is waging an economic war against the United States and credited President Trump for standing strong against Beijing's attempts to backpedal on trad...

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Chelsea Manning Released From Prison

Chelsea Manning Released From Prison

The judge said she would be held until she made a decision to testify or until the grand jury concluded its work. Former army intelligence analyst and convicted leaker Chelsea Manning was freed ...

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Prosecutors get more time to file Colorado school shooting charges

Prosecutors get more time to file Colorado school shooting charges

Another student is also being hailed as a hero for risking his life to disarm one of the shooters . "I know that my client is a hero and I know that he did everything in his power to protect the k...

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Trump continues broadside against Mueller probe in latest tweetstorm

Trump continues broadside against Mueller probe in latest tweetstorm

Earlier Sunday, House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff criticized the President's move, saying on ABC's "This Week" that there's no basis for Trump using executive privilege to keep Democrats f...

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Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured

Virginia gas station explosion: death toll rises to 3, 4 more injured

That person has not yet been identified. The explosion took place at a gas station in Rockbridge County at around 9:30 a.m. They said its been "quite some time" since they have seen a fire of this...

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300 yaks starve to death in North Sikkim

300 yaks starve to death in North Sikkim

It takes a five-hour journey by vehicle and a three to four hour trek to reach the valley from Gangtok , the state capital. "It appears that these dead yaks had got nothing to eat during the prolon...

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Stepfather of missing 4 yr old Maleah Davis is arrest

Stepfather of missing 4 yr old Maleah Davis is arrest

En route, he said, he heard a noise coming from the vehicle. Houston police identified Vence as Maleah's stepfather, but Maleah's mother, Brittany Bowens, said that she broke off her engagement to...

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Germany: 3 bodies with crossbow bolts found in hotel room

Germany: 3 bodies with crossbow bolts found in hotel room

The three had all checked into the hotel on the Ilz river near Passau by the Austrian border on Friday. The relationship between the three victims - a man in his fifties and two women aged 30 and 33...

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Gunmen kill priest, five others during mass

Gunmen kill priest, five others during mass

At the end of April, five Christians were killed in an attack on a Burkinabe Protestant Church . "The priest, who was celebrating mass, was also killed, bringing the number of dead to six". Almost 40...

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Ocasio-Cortez becomes youngest woman ever to preside over the House

Ocasio-Cortez becomes youngest woman ever to preside over the House

Since entering the political sphere, Ocasio-Cortez has been a champion for the Green New Deal, an economic stimulus concept created to tackle income inequality and climate change. "Banks don't want yo...

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Mystery over three bodies found shot by crossbow in hotel room

Mystery over three bodies found shot by crossbow in hotel room

Three guests were killed at the "quiet" hotel in Bavaria, southern Germany , after being shot with crossbows in the middle of the night, police said. Police said there were no initial indications tha...

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14-year-old boy apparently mauled to death by dogs, police say

14-year-old boy apparently mauled to death by dogs, police say

She became concerned when he took longer than usual to care for the dogs. Ryan Was Caring for a Neighbor's 11 Large Dogs When he was Attacked According to authorities, at approximately 6 p.m. "Obvio...

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Delhi leader defies slaps and shoes to step up election fight

Delhi leader defies slaps and shoes to step up election fight

About the listing of Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar's as a global terrorist, PM Modi said that it was the result of a global consensus against terror and it would be unfair to reduce it to a Chin...

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Chelsea Manning Has Been Set Free but Is Facing a New Subpoena

Chelsea Manning Has Been Set Free but Is Facing a New Subpoena

Her jail sentence came after she objected to questioning in a grand jury appearance in March that was apparently part of a continued effort by federal prosecutors investigating WikiLeaks founder Ju...

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Britain's Conservatives in fourth place in European Union election poll, Farage leads

A senior British minister is warning that the upcoming European Parliament elections will be seen by some as "the ultimate protest vote opportunity", as polls suggest that populists could unseat Brita...

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Myanmar plane makes emergency landing without front wheel

Myanmar plane makes emergency landing without front wheel

An unverified landing video that spread on social media shows the Embraer 190 touching down on its rear wheels before traveling some distance along the runway on its nose, kicking up smoke. Myanmar Na...

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'SNL' cold open has fake Republicans tackling 'What if?' questions about Trump

'SNL' cold open has fake Republicans tackling 'What if?' questions about Trump

Beck Bennett appeared, with a prosthetic neck, as a ideal impersonation of McConnell, while Cecily Strong played the ME senator, Collins, tepid as ever, and Kate McKinnon reprised her role as Gra...

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Venezuela lawmaker seeks refuge in Argentine embassy after colleague's arrest

Venezuela lawmaker seeks refuge in Argentine embassy after colleague's arrest

Guaido said the opposition also seeks to "apply the necessary pressure" to end the so-called Bolivarian Revolution, in power since 1999. Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido said on Saturda...

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The Christian roots of Mother’s Day — Mothering Sunday

The Christian roots of Mother’s Day — Mothering Sunday

From planning a day out with her, to surprising her with gifts, there's plenty that you can do. Mother is a walking miracle you see and admire every day. While these holidays prove that the concept ...

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Actress Alyssa Milano Suggests Sex Strike To Halt Anti-Abortion Law

Actress Alyssa Milano Suggests Sex Strike To Halt Anti-Abortion Law

Kemp signing a new abortion law . Milano, 46, who was instrumental in the #MeToo movement, called on her vast social media following to abstain from sex until the restrictive abortion law - dubbe...

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McConnell on Trump Jr. subpoena: 'I think this is just a blip'

McConnell on Trump Jr. subpoena: 'I think this is just a blip'

The Republican-led Senate Intelligence Committee is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election. Burr reportedly has no intention of withdrawing the subpoena , which requests that Dona...

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Afghan journalist Mena Mangal shot dead in Kabul

Afghan journalist Mena Mangal shot dead in Kabul

A gunman allegedly fired four shots in the air to scare off people in a market, then shot Mangal twice in the chest. Mena Mangal, a cultural adviser for the lower house of parliament and former TV p...

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Yemen: Houthis begin Hodeida port pullout

Yemen: Houthis begin Hodeida port pullout

Lollesgaard said he "welcomes the offer and intention" of the Houthis "to undertake an initial unilateral redeployment from the ports of Hodeida, Saleef and Ras Issa". They are also expected to leave ...

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Sri Lanka slaps controls on mosques after Easter attacks

Sri Lanka slaps controls on mosques after Easter attacks

In a bid to prevent the propagation of hate speeches, Muslim Religious Affairs Minister MH Abdul Haleem has instructed all mosques to submit audio recordings of all Jummah (Friday congregational pra...

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Jay Electronica Declares Minister Louis Farrakhan Loyalty After Facebook Ban

Jay Electronica Declares Minister Louis Farrakhan Loyalty After Facebook Ban

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Pentagon is shifting $1.5 billion to border wall construction

Pentagon is shifting $1.5 billion to border wall construction

There were over 100,000 apprehensions in April alone, the highest monthly total since 2007. At a recent hearing, Shanahan said the Pentagon has sufficient funds to build at least 256 miles of ...

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Cuba cancels Conga Against Homophobia parade

Cuba cancels Conga Against Homophobia parade

The battle for LGBTQ rights has intensified in Cuba as well, with the government caving at the end of past year to pressure from evangelicals to remove a proposed constitutional amendment that would h...

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North Korea's missile tests not 'breach of trust,' Trump

North Korea's missile tests not 'breach of trust,' Trump

China, the North's main diplomatic backer, said it had no firm information on the tests. "We are still analysing whether it is a single or multiple projectiles", Kim Joon -Rak, a JCS spokesman told ...

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Muslim footballers celebrate the arrival of Ramadan

Muslim footballers celebrate the arrival of Ramadan

Ramadan fasting is compulsory for most Muslims, exemptions are made for children and the elderly, as well as those that are unwell and physically unable. During this Holy Month, the Muslim community ...

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Woman, 81, meets 103-year-old mother for first time

Woman, 81, meets 103-year-old mother for first time

Ms Macken was able to trace her mother with the help of a genealogist who contacted her after she appeared on Irish radio previous year. RTÉ's Liveline agreed to help the 81-year-old track her...

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Democratic Sen. Blumenthal threatens Trump Jr. with prison if he refuses subpoena

Democratic Sen. Blumenthal threatens Trump Jr. with prison if he refuses subpoena

He has worked to keep his committee's investigation free from the drama that surrounded the House's investigation and even outside of the partisan fight that emerged around the Mueller report . The p...

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Heartwarming Video of Afghan Kid Dancing After Getting Prosthetic Leg Goes Viral

Heartwarming Video of Afghan Kid Dancing After Getting Prosthetic Leg Goes Viral

He received a prosthetic leg from an International Committee of the Red Cross center in Afghanistan , following which he jumped to show his happiness and danced to music in the hospital. More tha...

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US B-52 bombers land in Qatar over unspecified Iran threat

US B-52 bombers land in Qatar over unspecified Iran threat

Officials in Tehran rejected Washington's rhetoric and mocked the statements about the USS Abraham Lincoln , saying its movements are old news. The Trump administration sent the aircraft carrier U...

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Trump Coins New Nickname for Biden

Trump Coins New Nickname for Biden

Mr. Biden , the front-runner among 20 other Democrats, made the comments to reporters on Wednesday during a campaign stop at a King Taco restaurant in Los Angeles with Mayor Eric Garcetti. Also on Thu...

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North Korea releases images of latest missile tests

North Korea releases images of latest missile tests

The Justice Department said the 17,061-tonne Wise Honest is one of the North's largest cargo ships and it was first detained by Indonesia in April 2018 but is now in the possession of the United St...

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