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Black bear nestles down for nap in closet after entering Montana home

Black bear nestles down for nap in closet after entering Montana home

Even after unlocking the door, the bear did not leave. When deputies arrived, they discovered the bear had opened the mudroom door, entered the residence and somehow managed to lock the deadbolt. Bu...

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USA lawmakers threaten to subpoena Trump aide Conway

USA lawmakers threaten to subpoena Trump aide Conway

Conway and other Trump Administration appointees". "Well, it would be good if I really. had a quick tutorial on the Hatch Act , what it is and what it is not", Conway told " Fox and Friends " Monda...

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Huawei CFO’s attorneys ask for USA extradition to be withdrawn

Huawei CFO’s attorneys ask for USA extradition to be withdrawn

The defence team for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou is calling on the government of Canada to end the extradition process against their client calling the case "palpably" political. The company denie...

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Iran executes former defence employee on charge of spying for Central Intelligence Agency

Iran executes former defence employee on charge of spying for Central Intelligence Agency

The move "proved that Iran will not surrender easily to their (Americans') nonsensical talks", Pezeshkian, a reformist, said at the beginning of an open session of the parliament on Sunday. "A limit...

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Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader

Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader

President Donald Trump: "I have two groups of people: I have doves, and I have hawks". In a pair of tweets on Monday, Trump said USA aims regarding Iran boil down to "No Nuclear Weapons and ...

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Mysterious explosion in a German cornfield was probably a WWII bomb

Mysterious explosion in a German cornfield was probably a WWII bomb

But after a day studying the crater, they said it "almost certainly" was a 550-pound dud. A World War II-era bomb has exploded in a field near the district of Ahlbach in the western German town of...

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High Court Strikes Down Ban On Offensive Trademarks

High Court Strikes Down Ban On Offensive Trademarks

The majority decision, written by Justice Elena Kagan and joined by Justices Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Neil Gorsuch, and Brett Kavanaugh , ruled that this part of the Lanham Act is un...

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Doctors must not abort mentally-ill woman's baby, appeal judges rule

Doctors must not abort mentally-ill woman's baby, appeal judges rule

But, she added, she had to act in the woman's "best interests, not on society's views of termination". "We are calling on the Department of Health to urgently reveal how many women have been forced t...

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Should Canada be doing more to stand up to China?

Should Canada be doing more to stand up to China?

The two Canadians have been languishing behind bars in China since shortly after Canada arrested high-tech executive Meng Wanzhou late a year ago at the behest of USA authorities. "Let's see what happ...

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'White supremacy': popular knitting website Ravelry bans support for Trump

'White supremacy': popular knitting website Ravelry bans support for Trump

The network, which is said to bring together about 8 million knitters, crocheters, designers, spinners, weavers and dyers, announced it would eradicate pro-Trump forum posts, projects , patterns, pro...

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Woman, 3 children found dead near Texas border

Woman, 3 children found dead near Texas border

They were found on Sunday near a river in Anzalduas Park in the Las Paloma Wildlife Management Area, north of Reynosa, Mexico , and south of McAllen, Texas . Authorities believe they may have been...

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Zim Dollar returns: Zimbabwe bans US Dollar, Rand, Pula, Pound.Foreign Currencies

Zim Dollar returns: Zimbabwe bans US Dollar, Rand, Pula, Pound.Foreign Currencies

The announcement was made through a statutory instrument issued by Treasury, which noted that all local transactions will now be made in the Zimbabwe dollar, which includes the bond and RTGS dollar....

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Donegal Rally: One man seriously injured

Donegal Rally: One man seriously injured

Gardaí confirmed that there was a collision, which is understood to have happened during the Fanad Head loop during stage 15. The Donegal International Rally is a three-day international event attra...

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Killed, Several Others Injured in Shooting Outside South Bend Bar

Killed, Several Others Injured in Shooting Outside South Bend Bar

Brandon D. Williams, 27, was pronounced dead at a hospital after the melee at Kelly's Pub, the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit said in a news release. On Sunday afternoon, the presidential hopef...

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Home minister Amit Shah pained over deaths in Rajasthan pandal collapse

Home minister Amit Shah pained over deaths in Rajasthan pandal collapse

The injured were taken to nearby government and private hospitals. "We have ordered an inquiry into the incident. The collapsing pandal damaged electricity wires, which electrocuted several listeners"...

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Joe Biden under fire over comments about racist senators

Joe Biden under fire over comments about racist senators

Part of that overall Democratic strategy may not become clear until they have settled on a nominee - which is still likely months away. Welcome to ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. Cory Booker , who said the f...

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Mauritania heads to polls to elect new president

Mauritania heads to polls to elect new president

Six candidates are competing for the presidency, with the country's defence minister and the current president's close ally, Mohamen Ould Ghazouani being the frontrunner of the race. President Abdel A...

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UK PM contender Boris Johnson dodges questions about screaming row with girlfriend

UK PM contender Boris Johnson dodges questions about screaming row with girlfriend

Richard Barnes, a former Conservative Party politician who served as deputy mayor of London under Johnson, told BBC Newsnight: "I question the motives of the neighbors who stood there with a microph...

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‘The Effect Is Terror’: Immigrant Advocates in SoCal Brace for ICE Sweeps

‘The Effect Is Terror’: Immigrant Advocates in SoCal Brace for ICE Sweeps

Pelosi said in a tweet that while the delay was welcomed, "time is needed for comprehensive immigration reform". "Nobody's trying to stand in the way of law enforcement, but what mayors can do i...

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Houthis hit Saudi airport in drone attack

Houthis hit Saudi airport in drone attack

It was a week of topsy-turvy pronouncements on U.S. policy toward Iran that careened between the bellicose, the conciliatory and back again after Iran shot down an American military drone and boas...

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Sri Lanka Prez further extends state of emergency

Sri Lanka Prez further extends state of emergency

Earlier on May 22, President Sirisena extended the Emergency by a month as security forces continued nationwide raids to hunt down suspects linked to the attacks. The extension last month was opposed ...

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Dominican Republic's tourism minister says there's 'nothing to hide' about recent deaths

Dominican Republic's tourism minister says there's 'nothing to hide' about recent deaths

Nine Americans have died in the Dominican Republic in the past year. "We just don't know what is going on and that makes it scary", Burk said. The FBI has tested minibars as part of their collabor...

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Magnitude 5.6 Earthquake Rattles NorCal Saturday Night

Magnitude 5.6 Earthquake Rattles NorCal Saturday Night

The quake was heard and felt across a wide region, including reports from Hays and WaKeeney, as well as Russell and Sheriden counties. At approximately 3:50 a.m. "Tables started shaking and felt lik...

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Video shows the moment mom's game of chicken turned tragic

Video shows the moment mom's game of chicken turned tragic

They say surveillance video from an apartment complex shows Stagg getting into a Lincoln Navigator , then backing up. Lord was struck with the front of the SUV and caught under the right tire. Hous...

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Firing One Bullet at Iran Will Set Fire to US Interests

Firing One Bullet at Iran Will Set Fire to US Interests

In comments in April 2018, Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said the United States is aware of the crushing response it will have to face in case of taking military action...

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Jihadi Jack parents guilty of funding terrorism UK News

Jihadi Jack parents guilty of funding terrorism UK News

The pair every bought 15 months imprisonment, suspended for twelve months. Despite warnings about their son's burgeoning extremist views, the parents believed he had traveled to the Mideast on a "gr...

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Contenders take on Joe Biden ahead of first debates

Contenders take on Joe Biden ahead of first debates

Biden made the comments during a NY fundraiser last Tuesday when he pointed to two long-dead segregationist senators, Democrats James Eastland of MS and Herman Talmadge of Georgia, to argue that Wash...

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Buttigieg Booed at Town Hall Over Police Shooting

Buttigieg Booed at Town Hall Over Police Shooting

The prosecutor's office says the man exited the vehicle and approached the officer with a knife raised and the officer opened fire. Buttigieg has left the campaign trail to return home to South Be...

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UN expert’s report on Khashoggi murder gives fresh details

UN expert’s report on Khashoggi murder gives fresh details

In the latest development over the issue, Agnes Callamard, U.N. special rapporteur on arbitrary killings, released on Wednesday a report determining there was "credible evidence" to warrant further in...

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One killed, several wounded in attack on Saudi airport

One killed, several wounded in attack on Saudi airport

Turki Al-Malki, spokesman of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition supporting legitimacy in Yemen. The latter attack was not confirmed by anyone else. The Saudi led-coalition, including the UAE, has been fig...

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Trump won't say if he'll ask Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe Khashoggi killing

Trump won't say if he'll ask Federal Bureau of Investigation to probe Khashoggi killing

Saudi leaders initially denied knowing the whereabouts of Khashoggi, but after intense worldwide backlash, finally admitted that he had been killed inside the diplomatic facility. Soon after the Centr...

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Israel will consider U.S. Mideast plan, Palestinians to boycott

Israel will consider U.S. Mideast plan, Palestinians to boycott

The Manama conference is taking place despite opposition from the Palestinians, who will not attend. "Palestine is a sacred land and there is no option for the occupation except to leave", he said. "T...

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Huawei files lawsuit against US Commerce Dept over seized equipment: Filing

Huawei files lawsuit against US Commerce Dept over seized equipment: Filing

Trade tensions between the world's top two economies have spilled over into the tech sector, with Trump's administration moving to essentially ban Chinese tech firm Huawei from the huge US market on s...

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Erdogan’s candidate concedes defeat in Istanbul vote

Erdogan’s candidate concedes defeat in Istanbul vote

The main Turkish opposition party looks set to win the rerun of Istanbul's mayoral election , according to unofficial results that would deal a blow to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan if con...

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ASEAN vows to rush South China Sea code of conduct

ASEAN vows to rush South China Sea code of conduct

It is taking a toll on global growth. Regional leaders are alarmed over "the unabating tide of protectionism", according to the final statement of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ...

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