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Paul Manafort to Be Transferred to Rikers Island, Held in Solitary Confinement

Paul Manafort to Be Transferred to Rikers Island, Held in Solitary Confinement

US presidents can only issue pardons for federal crimes, not state and local crimes. Rikers Island has a notorious reputation for both its violence and its poor conditions. President Donald Trump ...

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YouTube algorithm pushes videos with children to pedophiles, report says

YouTube algorithm pushes videos with children to pedophiles, report says

YouTube in a blog post on Monday said that "responsibility is our number one priority, and chief among our areas of focus is protecting minors and families". YouTube has been targeted by critics for...

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June 2019 - Chinese warships cause surprise in Sydney Harbour

June 2019 - Chinese warships cause surprise in Sydney Harbour

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! The docked warships include People's Liberation Army supply vessel, a frigate and an amphibious vessel. Morrison said the visits are " reciprocal ", a...

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Melania Trump and Philip May to throw garden party in Downing Street

Melania Trump and Philip May to throw garden party in Downing Street

Other royal watchers noted that Mrs Trump's fashion inspiration may have been inspired by two other "English roses:" Audrey Hepburn's character of Eliza Dolittle in My Fair Lady; and Kate Winslet'...

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Lake Erie hits highest water level ever recorded

Lake Erie hits highest water level ever recorded

Lake Superior gained three trillion gallons of water in one month. He says Lakes Huron, Michigan and Ontario might also set records this summer. The Corps began measuring Great Lakes levels in 191...

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Alligator busts through Florida home’s kitchen window

Alligator busts through Florida home’s kitchen window

As soon as she saw the intruder, she turned "back to where I belonged" and called the police. She thanked the two trappers and 10 police officers who spent two hours removing the alligator from he...

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It's (still) a man's world as equality pledges fail 1.4 billion women

It's (still) a man's world as equality pledges fail 1.4 billion women

The aid package renews Canada commitment to women's health overseas by pledging to extend the current $1.1 billion a year aid beyond 2020, when it was set to expire, and increase it. Grand Chief Ste...

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Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson, former Trump aides, defy subpoenas

Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson, former Trump aides, defy subpoenas

One reason given for the recommendation, according to an unnamed White House official quoted in the Washington Post , was that the former staffers would not be authorized to turn over documents that ...

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Huge model of Trump tweeting on a golden toilet appears in London

Huge model of Trump tweeting on a golden toilet appears in London

Also, during today's protest, the giant, orange inflatable baby Trump blimp will take to the skies again after its owners reached their fundraising target and permission was granted by the Greater L...

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Deputy arrested for alleged child neglect in Parkland shooting

Deputy arrested for alleged child neglect in Parkland shooting

State attorney Mike Satz announced on Tuesday that 56-year-old Scot Peterson faces child neglect, culpable negligence and perjury charges. "There can be no excuse for his complete inaction and no ...

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Tourists and locals react to Trump's ban on cruise ships to Cuba

Tourists and locals react to Trump's ban on cruise ships to Cuba

The new restrictions will impact cruise ship passengers whose trips are organized as tours, according to reports. The change also includes a "grandfathering" provision to authorize trips when travel...

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Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Monday's deadly raid by security forces on a protest encampment outside Sudan's armed forces headquarters in Khartoum may have wiped out the little trust left between protest leaders and the rulin...

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Darwin shooting: Gunman kills four after opening fire at motel in Australia

Darwin shooting: Gunman kills four after opening fire at motel in Australia

The police said they did not believe the incident was terrorism-related. The suspect was "well known to the police" and had been released on parole in January after serving at least a year, he told ...

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Trump hints at 'big' trade offer if Britain breaks free from EU

Trump hints at 'big' trade offer if Britain breaks free from EU

The president will then attend a private lunch at the palace, which is expected to be attended by Prince Harry, but not his wife, who Trump recently described as "nasty" . "Made up by the Fake News M...

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Maleah Davis Remains Are Found In Arkansas Trash Bag

Maleah Davis Remains Are Found In Arkansas Trash Bag

The cause and manner of her death are still pending, a spokeswoman for Harris County, Texas , Institute of Forensic Sciences said . Maleah's remains were found Friday along I-30 in Hope by worke...

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Trump Attends State Banquet Hosted by Queen Elizabeth II

Trump Attends State Banquet Hosted by Queen Elizabeth II

Led By Donkeys , an anti-Brexit activist group, welcomed Trump by projecting his low United Kingdom approval rating compared to that of Barack Obama onto the Tower of London . She also showed him ...

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Couple dies mysteriously during dream vacation to Fiji

Couple dies mysteriously during dream vacation to Fiji

It's unclear how or exactly when the couple died, but Tracey Calanog, sister-in-law to the couple through her husband, who is Michelle Paul's brother, said family members got the devastating phone cal...

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Swedish court rejects request to detain Assange

Swedish court rejects request to detain Assange

However, Swedish prosecutors will still be able to question their suspect in the UK. The only reason for Sweden to detain Assange is to compete with the US, he said, arguing that he can be questio...

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Judge rejects House Democrats' attempt to block border wall

Judge rejects House Democrats' attempt to block border wall

He said the Trump administration correctly argued that the Constitution does not give the House the right to "conscript the Judiciary in a political turf war with the President over the implementatio...

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Sephora to shut all branches for staff diversity training following SZA complaint

Sephora to shut all branches for staff diversity training following SZA complaint

Sephora made the announcement in a Facebook video on May 23. Sephora operates more than 460 stores across the Americas, according to its website . "This store closure is part of a long journey...

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Democrats move to hold William Barr, Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress

Democrats move to hold William Barr, Wilbur Ross in contempt of Congress

He warned them the votes would go ahead unless their agencies turn over documents requested by the committee by Thursday. "Unfortunately, your actions are part of a pattern", Maryland Democratic R...

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An-32 transport aircraft with 13 on board missing over Arunachal Pradesh

An-32 transport aircraft with 13 on board missing over Arunachal Pradesh

IAF officials said there were a total of eight crew and five passengers in the aircraft. The transport aircraft took off from Jorhat at 12.25 pm but lost touch with the ground agencies after the ne...

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IATA lowers aviation sector's 2019 profit outlook

IATA lowers aviation sector's 2019 profit outlook

Airlines there are going through a process of adjustment and announced schedules point to a substantial slowdown in capacity growth in 2019. The IATA expects global spend on tourism enabled by air tra...

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Women can travel free in DTC buses, Delhi Metro: Kejriwal

Women can travel free in DTC buses, Delhi Metro: Kejriwal

Of the seven seats in Delhi, the party failed to secure a single seat and came third in five of the constituencies. Delhi BJP Chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday while labelling Arvind Kejriwal's "fr...

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Man jailed for throwing child off third-floor mall balcony

Investigators said Aranda had gone to the mall "looking for someone to kill" and felt driven to aggression after being rejected by women he'd tried to speak with there, according to a criminal com...

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Teen identified following shark attack at Fort Macon

Teen identified following shark attack at Fort Macon

The hospital identified the victims as 17-year-old Paige Winter and confirmed she'd been bitten by a shark . It said she was recovering and listed in "good" condition as of late Sunday. Desperate, he...

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IEEE lifts Huawei employees' peer review, editorial restrictions

IEEE lifts Huawei employees' peer review, editorial restrictions

The United States and China have been trying to overcome disagreements that emerged in the wake of US President Donald Trump's decision last June to impose 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion worth of...

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First Lady Melania Trump Wows Fashionistas Upon Arrival in UK

First Lady Melania Trump Wows Fashionistas Upon Arrival in UK

In the past Mr Trump has challenged Mr Khan to an IQ test and has been critical of his response to the London Bridge attack in 2017 . U.S. President Donald Trump's state visit to Britain has ...

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Trump says Russian Federation has pulled ‘most of their people’ from Venezuela

Trump says Russian Federation has pulled ‘most of their people’ from Venezuela

The invocation of the centuries-old term - which, in Latin America, has connotations of US intervention - has been denounced by Maduro and his allies around the world, who have accused the Trump admin...

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Estranged husband, girlfriend in court for missing mom case

Estranged husband, girlfriend in court for missing mom case

Her husband and his girlfriend, Michelle Troconis , face evidence- and prosecution hindering-related charges in her case, but have not been charged in her disappearance. They've also searched her hus...

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Russia Demands Tinder Shares User Data With Secret Services

Russia Demands Tinder Shares User Data With Secret Services

Tinder is an online app that connects users by allowing them to swipe left or right on pictures of one another. Tinder users in Russian Federation now face government access to their messaging which...

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Sudanese protesters: Forces kill one outside Khartoum's sit

Sudanese protesters: Forces kill one outside Khartoum's sit

The Sudan Doctors Committee says the shooting took place late Saturday on Nile Street and that at least 11 people were wounded. As a result, the security forces opened fire on protesters at the bridge...

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Donald Trump performs the inspection of the guard on state visit

He followed by ostensibly referencing Trump's "fake news" claim, adding "Fake news with the president has become a tell". "Why wouldn't they act", Trump wrote. An AT&T spokesperson did not immediate...

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Four British climbers rescued from avalanche-hit Nanda Devi in Uttarakhand

Four British climbers rescued from avalanche-hit Nanda Devi in Uttarakhand

Jogdande said the bodies were above 5,000 metres and the possibility of a second avalanche would make accessing the site hard. They were evacuated from their base camp by helicopter and were "fine a...

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Canadian inquiry calls deaths of indigenous women 'genocide'

Canadian inquiry calls deaths of indigenous women 'genocide'

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says killings and violence toward Indigenous women and girls is sadly not a relic of Canada's past and that the justice system has failed them. The inquiry focused on t...

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