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Trudeau promises support for Ukraine in wake of Russian 'aggression'

Trudeau promises support for Ukraine in wake of Russian 'aggression'

She is hosting the conference and is to give a major speech. That being said, the United States is confident that Zelenskiy is up to the task of speeding up reform in Ukraine. Trudeau said a Canadia...

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Trump and Putin to meet in Osaka on Friday

Trump and Putin to meet in Osaka on Friday

Donald Trump made a decision to have some fun with the press before meeting with Vladimir Putin, fulfilling the wishes of a rowdy reporter by telling the Russian leader not to meddle in USA elections....

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Canadian Cartoonist Posts Trump-Migrant Tweet, Gets Fired

Canadian Cartoonist Posts Trump-Migrant Tweet, Gets Fired

His freelance cartoons will stop appearing in several key papers owned by Brunswick News , to which he had contributed for 17 years. A journalist on Canada's east coast is now the subject of glob...

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United Kingdom leadership candidates told to be realistic with spending promises

United Kingdom leadership candidates told to be realistic with spending promises

Sophie in 't Veld told Theo Usherwood that unless the British parliament agrees on how they want to proceed with Brexit , then there is no reason to open up Theresa May's deal again. "There is as y...

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Storms loom over Kansas City heading into July Fourth weekend

Storms loom over Kansas City heading into July Fourth weekend

Some of your outdoor plans could be delayed by pop up showers and storms, but we'll have to see how everything continues to play out this week. No major systems will be swinging through for the next...

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Malaysian passport 13th most powerful, Singapore and Japan rank 1st

Malaysian passport 13th most powerful, Singapore and Japan rank 1st

New Zealand's passport has been named amongst the world's most powerful, ranking number nine alongside the Australian passport. Iceland and Lithuania were also in the top running spots in the Henle...

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Mumbai Rains: Vistara, SpiceJet, Air India Waive Off Cancellation Fees

Mumbai Rains: Vistara, SpiceJet, Air India Waive Off Cancellation Fees

A security guard also died in a similar incident in Mulund, while three people were killed after a wall collapsed in Kalyan in Thane district. Passengers of three suburban trains who got stuck on fl...

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UK Sunbather Narrowly Avoids Death as Migrant Stowaway’s Body Plummets From Jet

UK Sunbather Narrowly Avoids Death as Migrant Stowaway’s Body Plummets From Jet

Sunday, The Telegraph reported , moments after the body hit the ground. In its official statement on the incident, the London Metropolitan Police said that the victim appeared to have fallen f...

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Police Responding to Shooting at Bay Area Mall

Police Responding to Shooting at Bay Area Mall

One employee of a shop inside the mall, Angelica Castro, said she saw a "mob of people running" toward her store from the opposite side of shopping center while they were "screaming 'shooting, shootin...

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Birds at border prompt South Korea to launch jets, issue alert

Birds at border prompt South Korea to launch jets, issue alert

Instead of having Bolton with him at the DMZ, Trump had his daughter Ivanka, son-in-law Jared Kushner and Fox News host Tucker Carlson. In an uncharactteristically spontaneous move, North Korea agre...

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United Kingdom warns China of serious consequences if Hong Kong rights not honoured

United Kingdom warns China of serious consequences if Hong Kong rights not honoured

LegCo president Andrew Leung has said that all meetings scheduled for the next two weeks will be cancelled because of the extensive damage, including to fire safety and power supply, to the buildi...

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Manly Beach Remains Closed After Man Injured In Suspected Shark Attack

Manly Beach Remains Closed After Man Injured In Suspected Shark Attack

He managed to swim to nearby rocks and raise the alarm. Mr Lucas said Mr Schultz did not see the shark. "He [Mr Schultz] was very lucid and kept a good sense of humour, we were chatting to him". M...

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Facebook will remove ads with a call not to vote

Facebook will remove ads with a call not to vote

These policies include the banning of negative ads, such as those that attempt to persuade users not to vote for a particular candidate. Facebook said Monday it would take new steps to eliminate c...

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Congressional committee files lawsuit seeking Donald Trump's tax returns

Congressional committee files lawsuit seeking Donald Trump's tax returns

The Democrat-led House Ways and Means Committee filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to enforce subpoenas and obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns , an escalation in a fight for the President's pers...

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Arctic fox walks more than 2,700 miles from Norway to Canada

Arctic fox walks more than 2,700 miles from Norway to Canada

According to the research findings, published in the Polar Research journal , the fox reached distances of 155km a day while traversing ice sheets in northern Greenland . After 21 days and 1,512 km ...

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Trump ducks Khashoggi issue in meeting with Saudi crown prince

Trump ducks Khashoggi issue in meeting with Saudi crown prince

Her report pointed that the inquiry found credible evidence of high-level Saudi officials' individual liability, including that of the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, whose "silence" on the re...

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Oil Tank Truck Explosion Kills Over 50, Injures 70 in Nigeria

Oil Tank Truck Explosion Kills Over 50, Injures 70 in Nigeria

At least 50 people have been killed and several others injured in Nigeria after a fuel tanker crashed off the road and exploded as people collected fuel. Locals spoke of their shock. She also said...

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Trump’s Easing of Restrictions on Huawei Is Not a ‘General Amnesty:’ Kudlow

Trump’s Easing of Restrictions on Huawei Is Not a ‘General Amnesty:’ Kudlow

Trump said on Saturday the ban was unfair to US suppliers, who were upset that they could not sell parts and components to Huawei without USA government approval. Now playing: Watch this: What is g...

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Gun battle ends in Afghan capital after Taliban blast wounds 105

Gun battle ends in Afghan capital after Taliban blast wounds 105

A police official, Mohammad Karim, said that a auto bomb exploded outside a Defense Ministry building, before militants ran into a nearby building and began firing down on the ministry. The United St...

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Facebook HQ 'poisoning': Two Menlo Park campus workers exposed to substance

Facebook HQ 'poisoning': Two Menlo Park campus workers exposed to substance

News Bay Area and KRON 4 initially reported the substance may have been sarin, a risky nerve agent, after a machine at the facility warned of a possible toxic substance. Meanwhile, two people, who...

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Decorated Navy SEAL acquitted of murder in killing of captive in Iraq

Decorated Navy SEAL acquitted of murder in killing of captive in Iraq

The seven-member jury deliberated for about eight hours before delivering its verdict in the court-martial of Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher, a decorated career combat veteran whose case ha...

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European powers won't trigger Iran deal dispute mechanism for now-diplomats

European powers won't trigger Iran deal dispute mechanism for now-diplomats

Tehran has announced it may execute suspected spies for the U.S.as tensions build between the countries over the Islamic republic's nuclear programme. The move is thought to be Tehran's first major...

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Kaepernick moves Nike to pull flag shoe

Kaepernick moves Nike to pull flag shoe

The Air Max 1 US was intended as a celebration of U.S. Independence Day, with a flag that featured 13 white stars in a circle on the heel. The story many are told as school children is that Ross, a ...

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Man claims racial profiling for arrest while attached to IV

Man claims racial profiling for arrest while attached to IV

During his walk, he said he encountered "an overzealous, racist, security officer, who claimed that I 'was trying to leave the hospital to sell the IV equipment on eBay, '" according to a June 17 Fac...

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Fourteen sailors killed on Russian deep sea submersible after fire

Fourteen sailors killed on Russian deep sea submersible after fire

The crew then put out the fire, it added. In August 2000, the Kursk submarine, also part of the Northern Fleet, was destroyed by an explosion in the Barents Sea killing its 118-person crew. Russian ...

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Sri Lanka police chief arrested over Easter attacks failures

Sri Lanka police chief arrested over Easter attacks failures

The arrests came a day after the chief state prosecutor said the alleged negligence of the two senior officials amounted to " grave crimes against humanity ", and they should also face murder charge...

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China and United States to relaunch trade talks

China and United States to relaunch trade talks

Trump and Xi agreed at the G20 meeting in Osaka to allow U.S. companies to sell products to Chinese tech giant Huawei . The Consumer Technology Association said that price for an iPhone made in Ch...

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Three arrested as alleged terror plot uncovered in Sydney

Three arrested as alleged terror plot uncovered in Sydney

Police will allege the man made early stage preparations and expressed an intention to carry out an attack on targets including police stations, defence establishments, embassies and consulates, court...

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Pence cancels New Hampshire event to return to White House

Pence cancels New Hampshire event to return to White House

It's no cause for alarm. "He looks forward to rescheduling the trip to New Hampshire very soon". A spokesman for Pence's office said the vice president needs to go back to the White House, and said ...

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Britain’s Brexit Party MEPs turn their backs on the European Union anthem

Britain’s Brexit Party MEPs turn their backs on the European Union anthem

A rendition of Beethoven's Ode to Joy , the Parliament's unofficial anthem, was played to mark the start of the 2019 to 2024 session. The European Parliament will elect its president on July 3, e...

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Historic Moment at the Korean Demilitarized Zone

Historic Moment at the Korean Demilitarized Zone

Unlike Rodong Sinmun , which gave Trump at least partial credit for the invitation, Choson Sinbo gave the credit to Kim for elevating North Korea on the global stage. In 2017, a North Korean sold...

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Kellyanne Conway defends Trump's Fourth of July plans

Kellyanne Conway defends Trump's Fourth of July plans

On Tuesday, the White House staunchly defended the event against accusations it was turning political. "The Congress tells the executive branch how to spend money". Pentagon officials referred questio...

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Russian Federation welcomes Trump-Kim meeting in Panmunjom

Russian Federation welcomes Trump-Kim meeting in Panmunjom

Though the South Korean military did not say what assets it launched to intercept the object, it did later admit that it had been a false alarm caused by a flock of birds. The North Korean leader then...

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At least 50 children wounded in Taliban attack on Kabul

At least 50 children wounded in Taliban attack on Kabul

Afghanistan's security forces were embroiled in a gunfight with Taliban insurgents on Monday after the latter detonated a vehicle bomb outside a government building in the capital city of Kabul , ...

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No Agreement Yet on European Commission President

No Agreement Yet on European Commission President

After a full night of one-on-one meetings, trilateral talks, and group discussions - including sitting down over breakfast - EU Council President Donald Tusk called a halt, and said the summit s...

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