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Detective stops press conference to tackle some guy running past

Detective stops press conference to tackle some guy running past

Stunning vision showed quick-thinking Detective Senior Sergeant Daren Edwards abandon media outside Maroochydore Police Station to make the tackle. "He was being inappropriate to my daughter", the...

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USA targets families for deportation to discourage migrants

USA targets families for deportation to discourage migrants

With ICE at the forefront, Trump pledges that "they will be removed as fast as they come in", citing Mexico and Guatemala as willing to play ball. So, the Tweet might just be a mistake, but, the...

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Donald Trump Won’t Apologize To Central Park Five:

Donald Trump Won’t Apologize To Central Park Five: "They’ve Admitted Their Guilt"

As the fallout mounts over the handling of the "Central Park 5" case, President Trump refused Tuesday to apologize for his actions at the time. When asked today by White House correspondent April...

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Sichuan Earthquake Death Toll Rises to 12

Sichuan Earthquake Death Toll Rises to 12

Local authorities made an emergency response by sending 5,000 tents, 10,000 folding beds and 20,000 quilts to the earthquake-hit areas, according to the daily. At least 12 people have been killed and ...

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Man arrested over death of Cardiff footballer Emiliano Sala

Man arrested over death of Cardiff footballer Emiliano Sala

Detective Inspector Simon Huxter, of Dorset Police's Major Crime Investigation Team (MCIT), said: 'We have carried out a wide-ranging investigation into the circumstances of the death of Mr Sala an...

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Ocasio-Cortez says USA runs 'concentration camps' at border

Ocasio-Cortez says USA runs 'concentration camps' at border

Holocaust scholar Deborah Lipstadt told Jewish Insider that AOC's use of " concentration camp " was "misplaced". "How would you dress up DHS's mass separation of thousands children at the border...

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Democrats Will Grill Hope Hicks Behind Closed Doors on Wednesday

Democrats Will Grill Hope Hicks Behind Closed Doors on Wednesday

Per the Post, Democrats left the meeting discussing taking Hicks to court to make her answer questions. "Chair: Where was your office located?" The anticipated line of questioning signals renewe...

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Indian Institutions ranked among best global universities in QS World University ranking

Indian Institutions ranked among best global universities in QS World University ranking

UM also retained its position among the top 20 universities in Asia, according to the QS World University Rankings 2020 . "This is reflected in the increasing research output from the region". The ...

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Drugged 'attack squirrel' seized in north Alabama drug raid

Drugged 'attack squirrel' seized in north Alabama drug raid

After the search, deputies arrested 37-year-old Ronnie Reynolds of Ardmore, Alabama and charged him with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and loitering at a kn...

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Saudi Arabia responsible for ‘premediated execution’ of Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia responsible for ‘premediated execution’ of Khashoggi

The trial of the 11 suspects now taking place in Saudi Arabia should be suspended, according to Ms Callamard, because this was an global crime, over which there is universal jurisdiction. Khashoggi ...

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MSNBC Reporter Falsely Claims Trump Didn’t Mention Abortion During Campaign Announcement

MSNBC Reporter Falsely Claims Trump Didn’t Mention Abortion During Campaign Announcement

The Democratic National Committee had just $7.5 million with $6.2 million in debt. According to Biden's campaign , the money was raised from almost 97,000 individual donors across all 50 states. It's...

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Carrie Lam signals end to extradition bill

Carrie Lam signals end to extradition bill

The bill, which would allow for fugitives from Beijing's courts residing in Hong Kong to be extradited to China , was put on hold Saturday, but then 2 million people took to the streets Sunday,...

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MH17 crash investigators name four suspects facing prosecution

MH17 crash investigators name four suspects facing prosecution

Worldwide arrest warrants have been issued for the four men. "They will also be placed on national and global wanted lists", Dutch police chief Wilbert Paulissen told a press conference. "I can only s...

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Ousted Ex-Egyptian President Morsi Dies After Court Hearing

Ousted Ex-Egyptian President Morsi Dies After Court Hearing

Malaysia's Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah is shocked and deeply saddened by the sudden passing of former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi after collapsing in court yesterday. In 2017, Egy...

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NXIVM leader guilty on all charges

NXIVM leader guilty on all charges

Prosecutors said that he created a secret sorority within Nxivm called DOS in which female "slaves" turned over compromising materials that were used to blackmail them. "I had to save a child who ...

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Important discovery on rising sea levels made by Boaty McBoatface

Important discovery on rising sea levels made by Boaty McBoatface

A storm of protest on Twitter led to a compromise that allowed the Boaty McBoatface name to live on. Despite the 125,000 and some votes for Boaty, the organization instead made a decision to go with...

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Alaskan Teen Kills

Alaskan Teen Kills "Best Friend" After Catfisher Offers $9 Million for Crime

For help, Brehmer reached out to recruit Kayden McIntosh, 16, and Caleb Leyland, 19, to help her carry out "Tyler's" instructions to murder Hoffman. The Anchorage Daily News reports the victim's fa...

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16 tons of cocaine seized by feds at Philadelphia port

16 tons of cocaine seized by feds at Philadelphia port

Under the cover of night, members of a ship's crew loaded "bales" of cocaine onto a vessel bound for the United States, expecting to earn tens of thousands of dollars for the job. Last March, federa...

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Phoenix mayor apologizes for on-camera confrontation between cops and black family

Phoenix mayor apologizes for on-camera confrontation between cops and black family

The video of Phoenix Police officers pulling their guns on a family during a confrontation over an alleged shoplifting incident has now gone viral. In the video, Harper emotionally tells the offic...

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Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination, Trump Announces

Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination, Trump Announces

Trump wrote on Twitter . Shanahan said he "never laid a hand on" his wife and his family was being "forced to relive a tragic situation that we have worked so hard as a family to put behind us". Ho...

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Mike Huckabee Discusses Daughter Sarah Sanders’s Plans After White House Departure

Mike Huckabee Discusses Daughter Sarah Sanders’s Plans After White House Departure

The current governor, Republican Asa Hutchinson, began his second and final four-year term in January. Trump wrote in his announcement that Sanders should run to be governor of Arkansas, a theme he...

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Russian Federation to Washington: Drop Middle East troop plan and stop provoking Iran

Russian Federation to Washington: Drop Middle East troop plan and stop provoking Iran

Shanahan added that the United States was not seeking a conflict with Iran and the additional forces were being sent to protect U.S. interests and personnel in the region. "In response to a request fr...

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The world’s population is growing more slowly, United Nations report finds

The world’s population is growing more slowly, United Nations report finds

The average number of births per woman globally, from 3.2 in 1990, fell to 2.5 by 2019, and is projected to fall further to 2.2 births by 2050. Global population growth will almost grind to a stop b...

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More than 100 children die in India in encephalitis outbreak

More than 100 children die in India in encephalitis outbreak

Can Lychees Be Poisonous? Villagers crowded outside Sri Krishna Medical College Hospital in Muzaffarpur , where some of the sick children are being treated, to protest a visit by Bihar's chief mini...

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More evidence that Trump's tariff battle with Mexico made a difference

More evidence that Trump's tariff battle with Mexico made a difference

Customs and Border Protection". "That number has declined about 13 percent since the beginning of June, a period during which Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Mexico and the government of Preside...

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'Highly Unusual': DOJ Steps in to Stop Manafort's Move to Rikers

'Highly Unusual': DOJ Steps in to Stop Manafort's Move to Rikers

Manafort had been at the Federal Correctional Institution in Loretto, Pennsylvania since he was sentenced in March to 7-1/2 years behind bars on tax fraud, bank fraud and other charges that stemmed fr...

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Flight attendant hits ceiling during bout of turbulence

Flight attendant hits ceiling during bout of turbulence

Video shows the airline worker and her cart hit the ceiling and come crashing down in the seats. Passengers were left bracing for the worst as powerful turbulence threw a flight attendant into their...

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Huge natural disaster strikes Japan, triggers tsunami warning

Huge natural disaster strikes Japan, triggers tsunami warning

The agency added: "At the southern terminus of the Japan Trench the intersection of the Pacific, North America, and Philippine Sea plates forms the Boso Triple Junction, the only example of a trench...

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Nicky Morgan Tells Poll Has Caused

Nicky Morgan Tells Poll Has Caused "Concern And Alarm" Among Tory MPs

Seeing Labour MPs - including some of his close allies - quit the party in February had a profound effect on him, as did the terrible showing in the European elections. We can change our future. J...

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Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes

Boeing 737 Max: BA-owner IAG signs deal to buy 200 planes

Airbus struck a $6 billion plane deal with Cebu Pacific on Tuesday, extending its lead on orders at a subdued Paris Airshow as rival Boeing struggles following the grounding of its top-selling jet....

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Man Arrested for Hiding 34 Finches in Plastic Curlers

Man Arrested for Hiding 34 Finches in Plastic Curlers

Though finches are available in the U.S., Guyanese finches are considered to have better singing voices. According to a complaint filed by federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, New York, and obtained b...

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Bear killed after it became too friendly to those who fed it

Bear killed after it became too friendly to those who fed it

On Thursday, they found the animal surrounded by a pile of trail mix and sunflower seeds that appeared to have been left behind intentionally by some passersby. "We got within 20 feet of the bear", Li...

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Russians keep heat on police after reporter's case closed

Russians keep heat on police after reporter's case closed

Golunov, who works for a news website, had been reporting on corruption in the Moscow city government and the private sector. The rally, called by the Russian Union of Journalists and named "Justi...

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Merkel says recovered from shaking bout after drinking water

Merkel says recovered from shaking bout after drinking water

Reuters news agency reported that she were struggling to stand while she and the newly elected leader in Kiev listened to the national anthem during military honors. "She was standing next to me and c...

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Tom Watson: 'Our future doesn't need to be Brexit'

Tom Watson: 'Our future doesn't need to be Brexit'

When asked whether they would be happy to see significant damage done to the British economy in order to leave, 61% agreed against 29% who wouldn't. With the Conservative party still deciding on the...

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