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Donald Trump: Dublin protest over president's Irish visit

Donald Trump: Dublin protest over president's Irish visit

Hand-in-hand with First Lady Melania Trump, dressed in a woolen, winter white-belted coat, the Republican president slowly walked down the steps of his Boeing 757, waving to the press fleet, State off...

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'State actor' blamed for UAE tanker attacks

'State actor' blamed for UAE tanker attacks

The first photos of damage to the hulls of four oil tankers that were hit in an alleged sabotage attack on May 12, 2019, near the port of Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), taken by UAE div...

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Trump to decide on next China tariffs after G20 summit

Trump to decide on next China tariffs after G20 summit

China has blamed the U.S. for the breakdown in talks and vowed to reciprocate for the increased tariffs in various ways. '[They] will then point at our bones with their fingers and say: 'Look, the...

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Once a book selling giant, Barnes & Noble sold to hedge fund

Once a book selling giant, Barnes & Noble sold to hedge fund

Today, multinational asset management firm Elliott has announced its intent to acquire the Barnes & Noble for approximately $683 million and has plans to invest. The company continued to gobble up oth...

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Vladimir Putin threatens to drop New START nuclear treaty

Vladimir Putin threatens to drop New START nuclear treaty

He also said the Russian ally were paying back debt on time. The strategic arms reduction treaty (New Start) limits nuclear warheads, missiles and bombers and is due to expire in 2021. "There won't ...

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Mexico foreign minister says national guard to deploy to southern border

Mexico foreign minister says national guard to deploy to southern border

He said talks would continue Friday. A large group of migrants stand while being detained by border authorities in the early morning hours after crossing to the U.S. Despite this proposal, an ...

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Theresa May Formally Steps Down as Conservative Party Leader

Theresa May Formally Steps Down as Conservative Party Leader

She will continue to work as prime minister until her party elects a new leader, a crowded race that will be defined by Brexit and competing approaches on how to deliver Britain's biggest foreign poli...

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China Ready To Share 5G Technology With Partners, Says Xi Jinping

China Ready To Share 5G Technology With Partners, Says Xi Jinping

It is, he said, "the first technological war of the digital era". Putin also complained about protectionism from the West and warned the United States about its behaviour, saying that its economic...

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Marine General: Iranian Threat is Imminent

Marine General: Iranian Threat is Imminent

But despite the United States stepping up efforts to defend itself and attack if needed, the General McKenzie remains fearful Iran could still be planning more aggression. "The threat is very re...

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Russia Says US Warship Nearly Caused Collision in East China Sea

Russia Says US Warship Nearly Caused Collision in East China Sea

Seventh Fleet spokesman Commander Clayton Doss stated, "'While operating in the Philippine Sea, a Russian Destroyer .made an unsafe maneuver against USS Chancellorsville . This report contains mater...

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Australia Police Raid Broadcaster ABC For Reporting War Crimes

Australia Police Raid Broadcaster ABC For Reporting War Crimes

According to the Washington Post , the raid is the second of its kind just this week. The former journalist and publisher said she had registered her "grave concern" about the raids on the ABC and...

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Police say Oman-Dubai bus crashes, killing 17 in UAE

Police say Oman-Dubai bus crashes, killing 17 in UAE

At least three people were injured in the crash. Main image: This image released by Dubai Police Headquarters shows the aftermath of a bus crash on Friday, June 7, 2019, in Dubai , United Ara...

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Suspect charged in plot to attack Times Square

Suspect charged in plot to attack Times Square

Ashiqul Alam's father is surrounded by reporters as he leaves federal court in Brooklyn. His attorney proposed a bail package that included a $200,000 secured bond to be signed by Alam's parents, who ...

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Teacher died after swallowing bag of cocaine at airport

Teacher died after swallowing bag of cocaine at airport

Her husband Mark Buchanan , who left the country before his wife, said that he and Victoria purchased about $250 worth of cocaine during their trip for recreational use. She wasn't in a position to...

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USA sets Turkey deadline to give up Russian missile deal

USA sets Turkey deadline to give up Russian missile deal

The US took the decision to stop accepting any new Turkish pilots to the US-based F-35 fighter jet training program, previously agreed on with Turkey. The disclosure of the decision on the pilots foll...

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Noor Headed to Prison

Noor Headed to Prison

Noor, his voice breaking several times as he spoke publicly about the shooting for the first time, apologized repeatedly to Damond and her family. These mugs shot obtained March 20, 2018 courtesy of...

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Dominican Republic deaths: Autopsies show similarities for all three US victims

Dominican Republic deaths: Autopsies show similarities for all three US victims

The couple, who were meant to return to the US the same day they were discovered dead, reportedly suffered from respiratory failure and pulmonary edema , a preliminary autopsy concluded. 'He was loo...

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Donald Trump snubs Michael Gove in press conference

Donald Trump snubs Michael Gove in press conference

Trump was then driven to Downing Street for his bilateral talks with May, by which time his motorcade passed by the giant balloon effigy of the US President depicted as an angry baby as it took to the...

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Denmark election: Social Democrats win as PM concedes defeat

Denmark election: Social Democrats win as PM concedes defeat

The Danish People's Party's performance was a contrast to some other European countries, where far-right populists have been on the rise. The centre left bloc, led by Mitte Frederiksen of the Social...

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NYPD sorry for '69 raid at Stonewall gay bar, now a landmark

NYPD sorry for '69 raid at Stonewall gay bar, now a landmark

The NYPD had resisted previous calls to apologize, but Commissioner James O'Neill chose Thursday to tell a gathering of gay rights advocates that this month's World Pride events in NY for the 50th ann...

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Kruger Park leopard that mauled toddler (2) shot dead

Kruger Park leopard that mauled toddler (2) shot dead

Phaahla said the Leopard was hunted down. Unfortunately for the staff, protecting the animals comes with an element of risk. The leopard attacked the boy on Wednesday evening after getting into ...

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Canadian aid workers kidnapped at Ghana golf club

Canadian aid workers kidnapped at Ghana golf club

Two young Canadian women have been kidnapped in the West African nation of Ghana , CTV News has learned. "For this reason, we will not comment on or release any information which may compromise ongoi...

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German nurse convicted of murdering 85 patients; gets life

German nurse convicted of murdering 85 patients; gets life

The victims were aged between 34 and 96. A nurse in Germany has been handed a life sentence for the murder of 85 people . The killings took place while Hoegel worked at a nurse at two hospital...

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Trump says was 'never a fan' of Vietnam war

Trump says was 'never a fan' of Vietnam war

The landings of almost 160,000 USA and other Allied troops on exposed beaches under heavy German machine gun fire on June 6, 1944, "may have been the greatest battle ever in history", Mr. "So I was n...

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Pressure mounts on Democrats and Pelosi to impeach Trump

Pressure mounts on Democrats and Pelosi to impeach Trump

She and some other top Democrats worry that pursuing impeachment would swamp their legislative agenda and embolden the Republican base, possibly costing them the House next year and ensuring Trump'...

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Putin: US shunning talks to extend nuclear pact

Putin: US shunning talks to extend nuclear pact

However, he said Moscow was not setting up any special military bases in Venezuela, a close Russian ally. Speaking with heads of foreign news agencies on June 6, Putin said, "From the standpoint of ...

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Caravan Organizers Demand Money from Migrants, Say Mexican Police

Caravan Organizers Demand Money from Migrants, Say Mexican Police

Soldiers assigned to the newly created National Guard keep watch outside the Siglo XXI immigrant detention center as part of the security measures by the federal government, in Tapachula, Mexico May 2...

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Trump Campaign Lawyers Demand DNC Drop Lawsuit Citing Mueller Report

Trump Campaign Lawyers Demand DNC Drop Lawsuit Citing Mueller Report

The House Judiciary Committee has already voted to hold Barr in contempt, sending it to the floor for further action. The White House blocked McGahn, who was a key witness in Mueller's report, f...

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Huawei agrees to develop 5G in Russian Federation

Huawei agrees to develop 5G in Russian Federation

On the sidelines of the two leaders' summit, Huawei , having been banned in the U.S., signed a deal with Russian telecoms company MTS to develop a 5G network in Russia. Efforts by Washington to...

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Taiwan orders $2bn of USA weapons as tensions rise with China

Taiwan orders $2bn of USA weapons as tensions rise with China

Taiwan confirmed Thursday it has asked to purchase more than 100 tanks from the US, along with air defense and anti-tank missile systems in a major potential arms sale that drew immediate protest from...

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Trump to pay respects to allied forces who fought on D-Day

Trump to pay respects to allied forces who fought on D-Day

D-Day commemorations . On Wednesday, Trump joined Queen Elizabeth II and more than a dozen other world leaders at a naval base in Portsmouth to commemorate D-Day on the eve of the 75th anniversary, th...

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Impeach Trump? No, Pelosi Says Let's Just 'Put Him in Prison'

Impeach Trump? No, Pelosi Says Let's Just 'Put Him in Prison'

Back in March, before Mueller conclusively debunked the Democrats' accusations of Trump conspiring with Russian Federation, she said Trump was " not worth " impeaching and joked that Trump has bee...

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'I can reunite our nice nation,' says Tory candidate Andrea Leadsom

'I can reunite our nice nation,' says Tory candidate Andrea Leadsom

The party's influential 1922 Committee, which represents Conservative lawmakers, said it had agreed that those wanting the job would need the support of eight lawmakers to enter - a higher threshold t...

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Led not into temptation: pope approves change to Lord's Prayer

Led not into temptation: pope approves change to Lord's Prayer

It's the prayer Jesus taught followers to pray and one of the few things that unites 2.2 billion Christians across the globe. The measure, which would change how Catholics around the world recite th...

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Ladybug ‘Bloom’ Shows Up On National Weather Service Radar

Ladybug ‘Bloom’ Shows Up On National Weather Service Radar

However, after Joe Dandrea, a NWS San Diego meteorologist, noticed the odd movement on the radar, he called a spotter in the San Bernardino Mountains, who said there were a bunch of unidentified ladyb...

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