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China's growth slides to weakest pace in nearly three decades

China's growth slides to weakest pace in nearly three decades

China is grappling with a slowdown that has seen output growth slide to the weakest pace in nearly three decades this year. Adding to mounting pressure on China, Trump will sign an order on Monda...

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Ryanair plans to cut services over Boeing 737 crisis

Ryanair plans to cut services over Boeing 737 crisis

The airline said the shortfall in aircraft deliveries will mean "some base cuts and closures" for the winter and next summer, and it has started talking to airports to identify which underperforming o...

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Photos of NY knife killing victim shared online

Photos of NY knife killing victim shared online

They utilised this as a means of communication primarily, and their relationship progressed into a personally intimate one . They had even met each other's families. Police said they got into an argu...

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Kellyanne Conway ignores subpoena, ditches House testimony on alleged ethics violations

Kellyanne Conway ignores subpoena, ditches House testimony on alleged ethics violations

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Rashida Tlaib of MI and Ayanna Pressley of MA should "go back" to their "broken and crime infested" countries . "Naivete, resentment and...

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Joe Biden rolls out expanded Affordable Care Act health plan

Joe Biden rolls out expanded Affordable Care Act health plan

Monday night, former Vice President Joe Biden , a Democratic presidential candidate from DE, called President Donald Trump's tweets about four Democratic women of color serving in Congress "a flat ...

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4-Storey building collapsed in Mumbai's Dongri, over 40 feared trapped

4-Storey building collapsed in Mumbai's Dongri, over 40 feared trapped

The area consists of narrow roads and lanes and the dingy buildings were affected by the rains a few weeks back. The Kesarbai building in south Mumbai's thickly populated Dongri area, home to ma...

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Colombian caught in Spain with cocaine under toupee

Colombian caught in Spain with cocaine under toupee

Spanish police were drawn to the man who had a precarious toupee on the top of his head and looked nervous as he got off a flight from Bogota. Spain , with its historic and linguistic links to Sout...

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A YouTuber was killed in the UK's first fatal electric scooter crash

A YouTuber was killed in the UK's first fatal electric scooter crash

YouTube Creators tweeted, "We're deeply saddened to learn about the tragic loss of a truly talented British creator, Emily Hartridge ". "Emily was involved in an accident yesterday and passed away"...

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Iran says may 'reverse' nuclear programme to pre-deal status

Iran says may 'reverse' nuclear programme to pre-deal status

He said Iran spent only $16 billion on its military past year while Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have spent $67 billion and $22 billion on weapons, respectively. Analysts said that not on...

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South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies, aged 66

South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies, aged 66

He died of cancer at his home in Johannesburg on Tuesday, aged 66. Clegg's multi-racial bands during South Africa's white minority rule attracted an global following. At the age of 33 in 1986 during...

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Thousands flee forest fire on Croatia party island

Thousands flee forest fire on Croatia party island

The fire was put under control, posing no more threat to people or buildings. Security have escorted fans to the beach and parking behind Noa Club and will direct people to shuttle buses leaving from ...

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Prosecutors detail some of what was found in Epstein raid

Prosecutors detail some of what was found in Epstein raid

Berman said he would probably announce his bail decision on Thursday at 9:30 a.m. EDT (1330 GMT), saying he needed more time to absorb the case. The one-page document gives a total value of $559,120...

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Russian S-400 hardware deployment goes on in Turkey

Russian S-400 hardware deployment goes on in Turkey

The S-400 anti-aircraft weapons system (NATO codename: Growler) was developed in the 1990s as an upgrade to the earlier S-300 family of weapons, entering service with the Russian military over 10 year...

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Nepal: Death toll reaches 78 in floods and landslides, 32 missing

Nepal: Death toll reaches 78 in floods and landslides, 32 missing

TV slots indicated streets and railroad lines in Bihar submerged, with individuals swimming through chest-high, agitating dark colored waters, conveying their assets on their heads, according to Reut...

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Philippines’ top senator chides Iceland for abortion, UN drugs war probe

Philippines’ top senator chides Iceland for abortion, UN drugs war probe

Last week, the 48-member UNHRC adopted an Iceland resolution, which urged the human-rights body to investigate alleged violation of human rights in the Philippines in view of the killings during...

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Australian Police Identify Remains of Missing French Backpacker

Australian Police Identify Remains of Missing French Backpacker

The pair are believed to have gone for a swim at Shelley Beach before they disappeared. Erwan Ferrieux, 21, went missing along with a British backpacker, Hugo Palmer, north of Sydney. Nicolas Croize...

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Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced

Death toll in Nepal floods rises to 55, thousands displaced

Elsewhere in India, inadequate rains have led to a severe shortage of water in several states and cities. Storms and floods have ripped through areas of Nepal, Bangladesh and India, killing more t...

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Sentencing of two boys convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder adjourned until October

Sentencing of two boys convicted of Ana Kriegel's murder adjourned until October

Justice McDermott further confirmed that he has been given probation reports in relation to each boy and reports from when the boys were remanded in Oberstown after they were first charged with Ana's ...

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Twelve killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

Twelve killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

Those who do attempt escape carry bundles of belongings on their heads as they wade through chest-deep water. Images on social media of the region's worst-hit areas, including Nepal's mountainous K...

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WW2 codebreaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

WW2 codebreaker Alan Turing to feature on new £50 note

The Bank chose Turing from a shortlist of nearly 1,000 scientists, selected from 227,299 nominations submitted by the public. Instead of being rewarded for his wartime heroics, he was convicted of gro...

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Amusement Park Ride in India Snaps Mid-Air, Killing 2 People

Amusement Park Ride in India Snaps Mid-Air, Killing 2 People

We have had continuous inspection and clearance from the authorities for the past four years and we have submitted the same to the police". "We will file a primary case of accidental death in this cas...

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US lawmaker supports Taiwan arms sales in response to China threat

US lawmaker supports Taiwan arms sales in response to China threat

China claims self-ruled and vote based Taiwan as its very own and has never denied the utilization of power to bring it under Beijing's control. Meanwhile, in Tsai's teleconference with Pelosi, wh...

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Galileo sat-nav system experiences service outage

Galileo sat-nav system experiences service outage

The Galileo program launched its first satellite in 2011, so that the European Union wouldn't have to rely on the US Global Positioning System ( GPS ) for commercial, military and other applications l...

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Trump defends conditions at border detention camps

Trump defends conditions at border detention camps

A handout photo provided by the Office of Inspector General of a Border Patrol detention center in McAllen, Texas. But footage showed Mr Pence looking "uncomfortable" throughout the visit and not ...

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Monica Lewinsky Presidential Dick Suck Haunts Her!!

Monica Lewinsky Presidential Dick Suck Haunts Her!!

On Sunday, the 45-year-old replied to organizational psychologist Adam Grant's tweet by saying that her worst career advice was that an "internship at the white house will be fantastic on your resum...

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Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia

Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia

The quake is estimated to have been 100km below ground, but there is no tsunami warning now in place. Geoscience Australia reported the quake hit at a depth of 80 kilometres. 'Second quake in less...

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Extinction Rebellion: are you taking part in demonstrations?

Extinction Rebellion: are you taking part in demonstrations?

Shelagh Fogarty's caller got furious about the Extinction Rebellion protests. Protesters in each city unveiled a large coloured boat, all named after an environmental activist, with the message "A...

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Relief for Airlines as Pakistan Opens Airspace to Civilian Traffic

Relief for Airlines as Pakistan Opens Airspace to Civilian Traffic

Pakistan lifted the ban on use of its airspace for all civilian flights through and from India shortly after midnight on July 15, six months after it imposed curbs following the Balakot strikes. Pak...

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United Airlines extends Boeing 737 Max cancellations into November

United Airlines extends Boeing 737 Max cancellations into November

More than 500 of the planes are now stored around the globe, including about 150 newly built models that haven't been delivered to airlines because of the March 13 flight ban. That's 45 flights per da...

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Man wearing rubber 'gimp' suit attacks woman before being arrested

Man wearing rubber 'gimp' suit attacks woman before being arrested

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Police said: "We're aware of concerns relating to a man acting suspiciously in the Claverham/Yatton area". In a tweet yesterday, Avon and Somerset Police said: '...

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Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after census defeat

Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after census defeat

CNBC reported Monday morning that Ross, 81, might be the next cabinet head to depart the Trump administration. "I have every reason to think Secretary Ross is doing a good job". His saving grace, how...

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African American museum founder discovered dead in vehicle trunk

African American museum founder discovered dead in vehicle trunk

Police in Louisiana working to find the person or persons responsible for the death of Sadie Roberts-Joseph after her body was discovered in the trunk of a auto. She said her sister lived near her i...

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Trump moves to end asylum protections for migrants 'taking advantage' of US

Trump moves to end asylum protections for migrants 'taking advantage' of US

The restriction will likely face court challenges, opening a new front in the battle over US immigration policies. Over recent months, there's been a dramatic spike in apprehensions at the US-Mexico...

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Toddler dies after falling into grease trap at restaurant in New York

Toddler dies after falling into grease trap at restaurant in New York

The grease trap was covered with a green plastic lid - much like a manhole cover - that helped it blend into the surrounding grass, he said. "The lid was on there". "We're asked all the time what's ...

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Merkel ‘respects’ von der Leyen’s decision to resign as defense minister

Merkel ‘respects’ von der Leyen’s decision to resign as defense minister

Her remarks triggered howls of derision from pro-Brexit members of the European Parliament. She said Brexit was "a serious decision". Brexit creates uncertainty for citizens' rights, economic and te...

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