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Disturbing Video Shows Heatwave Melting Billions of Tons of Ice in Greenland

Disturbing Video Shows Heatwave Melting Billions of Tons of Ice in Greenland

Mottram told the outlet that Greenland's warm weather is expected to continue for the next few days. When one thinks of Greenland, images of an icebound, harsh and forbidding landscape probably come...

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Damaged boat found in river near Gillam prompts underwater search

Damaged boat found in river near Gillam prompts underwater search

But as the search enters its 13thday, the RCMP have shifted their efforts to the Nelson River, specifically a stretch northeast of Gillam, after the boat was found by officers searching by helicopter....

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At Least 26 People Dead After Boats Capsize in Philippines

At Least 26 People Dead After Boats Capsize in Philippines

Regional police spokesman Joem Javier said the dead were mostly passengers of two ferries that flipped over in sudden wind gusts and powerful waves Saturday off Guimaras and Iloilo provinces. All pa...

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Cop uses stun gun on Oklahoma woman who fled traffic stop

Cop uses stun gun on Oklahoma woman who fled traffic stop

He's eventually able to pull her out of the truck and down the ground. The officer then stepped back and used his stun gun. She drives off. The officer enters his vehicle. "Yes, and I didn't like be...

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M6.2 quake hits off Fukushima; no tsunami warning issued

M6.2 quake hits off Fukushima; no tsunami warning issued

The quake registered lower 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 in parts of Fukushima and Miyagi prefectures, it said. There were no were immediate reports of damage.

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Boris Johnson faces first test in Welsh local election

Boris Johnson faces first test in Welsh local election

The Tory loss will add to the PM's challenges to steer Brexit through Parliament and may increase the chances of a snap general election. It has left the Tories with 310 seats and their confidence...

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LoC infiltration: What is Pakistan's Border Action Team?

LoC infiltration: What is Pakistan's Border Action Team?

Indian army chief Gen Bipin Rawat in an interview with an Indian channel said that he took the decision in the matter after an extensive deliberation with the military commanders and junior officers. ...

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Ten killed, 16 wounded in shooting in Dayton, Ohio, police say

Ten killed, 16 wounded in shooting in Dayton, Ohio, police say

Officers have advised people to avoid the area and said in a tweet: "This is a large scene and investigation". Video from the scene near downtown Dayton showed a host of emergency vehicles on a stre...

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Puerto Rico's disgraced Gov. Ricardo Rossello swears in successor, resigns

Puerto Rico's disgraced Gov. Ricardo Rossello swears in successor, resigns

Protests broke out in the Caribbean island last month after the leak of hundreds of pages of text messages in which Rossello and other male administration members made vulgar, sexist and inappropriate...

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Federal judge strikes down Trump asylum ban

The administration's policy, signed last November, aimed to temporarily bar migrants who illegally cross into the United States through the southern border from seeking asylum outside of official port...

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Frenchman successfully crosses Channel on 'hoverboard' in second attempt

Frenchman successfully crosses Channel on 'hoverboard' in second attempt

He reached Britain just over 20 minutes later, waving to onlookers before landing safely in Saint Margaret's Bay, close to Dover on Britain's southern coast, according to French television images. "He...

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Coroner Says Gilroy Festival Shooter Killed Himself, Contradicts Police Reports

Coroner Says Gilroy Festival Shooter Killed Himself, Contradicts Police Reports

The office's specialist, Nicole Lopez, said that Legan appeared to have died after shooting himself with the same firearm he used to kill three people , including two children, at the family-friendly...

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Maldives police arrest ex-VP after India denies entry

Maldives police arrest ex-VP after India denies entry

Further, a transit was issued by the Indian Government to deport Ghafoor and he was taken back to the island nation on Saturday, early morning, said a source from the Intelligence agency. Adeeb defied...

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Train derailment in southeastern Alberta

Train derailment in southeastern Alberta

Crews worked on clean-up through the night and CP says the cause of the derailment is being investigated. That noticed was lifted later in the evening. One person who came across the derailment abou...

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Dashcam video shows officer dragged onto interstate, thrown into traffic

Dashcam video shows officer dragged onto interstate, thrown into traffic

Daley reaches into Simpson's vehicle to stop him after he puts it into drive in an attempt to flee. As an officer was speaking to the driver, he drove off, but officer Nathan Daley held on. Officer...

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Partly cloudy Saturday, chance for scattered showers p.m.

Partly cloudy Saturday, chance for scattered showers p.m.

Otherwise, expect partly to mostly cloudy skies. Today there will be a weak disturbance passing to our west that will come close enough to bring us a chance for some scattered thunderstorms in the a...

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Three Israeli soldiers wounded by Palestinian gunman near Gaza border

Three Israeli soldiers wounded by Palestinian gunman near Gaza border

Hamas, the de facto ruling party in Gaza, did not give an immediate comment, but a security source in the strip told AFP the gunman was a member of the movement. Local residents also reported hearin...

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Protesters gather in Hong Kong as rival rally supports police

Protesters gather in Hong Kong as rival rally supports police

We have asked everyone to avoid violence in the hope the police won't crack down. The final event is in Tsuen Wan and organisers will not be seeking permission for this as they said people will he...

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Trump calls Putin to offer help with Russian Federation forest fires

Trump calls Putin to offer help with Russian Federation forest fires

The Siberian fires are so large they can be seen from space. Avialesookhrana, Russia's aerial forest protection service, said more than 30,000 square kilometers (11,850 square miles) are on fire, ...

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'Get home ASAP, A$AP,' says Trump as rapper freed in Sweden

'Get home ASAP, A$AP,' says Trump as rapper freed in Sweden

Mayers took to Instagram after the hearing to thank the court, and his fans and supporters. "This has been a very hard and humbling experience", he added. Rocky pleaded not guilty . "In a puniti...

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Kentucky Gets Rid Of Invasive Fish With Electrofishing

Kentucky Gets Rid Of Invasive Fish With Electrofishing

On Facebook, the government agency explains that the fish were not killed and were being collected for a study. Despite an elaborate underwater electric fence created to keep them contained, the fis...

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Boris Johnson has to knit the Leave coalition back together

In the election in Wales, the Liberal Democrats teamed up with other anti-Brexit parties, including the Greens and Wales' Plaid Cymru, which both agreed not to stand in the election to increase the Li...

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Al-Qaeda leader Hamza killed

Al-Qaeda leader Hamza killed

Officials had reportedly not confirmed his death at the time . "He was saying very bad things about our country", Trump told reporters at the White House when asked if the U.S. Hamza bin Laden is the...

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Russian opposition leader arrested in Moscow ahead of protest

Russian opposition leader arrested in Moscow ahead of protest

The crowds were pushed to Trubnaya Square were the police continued the crackdown. Independent watchdog OVD-Info said at least 838 people were detained . Last week police cracked down and arres...

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One dead, four hurt after quake hits off Indonesia coast

One dead, four hurt after quake hits off Indonesia coast

Hundreds of people fled to temporary shelters for safety as buildings swayed for almost a minute in Pandeglang. The National Disaster Mitigation Agency said Saturday that a woman died of a heart att...

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3 now dead in California sea cliff collapse

3 now dead in California sea cliff collapse

In addition to the fatality, four others were hurt. One person was flown to the hospital in critical condition. Stein said the visitors were "recreating right underneath the bluffs". Officials say...

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USA to test new missile as arms treaty with Russian Federation ends

USA to test new missile as arms treaty with Russian Federation ends

Moscow has repeatedly denied this claim, insisting that its SSC-8 ground launched cruise missile that Washington says is out of compliance with the treaty is not in violation. "President Trump has c...

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Gunman who shot three at US festival killed himself

Gunman who shot three at US festival killed himself

Police Chief Scot Smithee speaks to reporters following a shooting at the Gilroy , Calif., Garlic Festival, on July 28. She declined to say whether medical examiners had found that Legan had sustaine...

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Tight security in J&K after terror threat intel, Amarnath Yatra curtailed

Tight security in J&K after terror threat intel, Amarnath Yatra curtailed

The Indian advisory was a disappointment for pilgrims and tourists. As many as 6,126 passengers turned up at Srinagar International Airport, out of which 5,829 passengers travelled by 32 scheduled...

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Several people shot, killed at Walmart in El Paso, Texas

Several people shot, killed at Walmart in El Paso, Texas

She could not immediately say how many people were killed, or give any other details about the suspects.The El Paso Police Department said the scene remained active around the Cielo Vista Mall, near...

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Federal Judge Rules Trump Asylum Ban Is Illegal

Federal Judge Rules Trump Asylum Ban Is Illegal

A US federal judge on Friday struck down one of President Donald Trump's initiatives to curtail asylum claims, ruling that the government could not reject migrants who had crossed the border illegal...

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United Kingdom court to hear Dubai royal custody dispute on November 11

United Kingdom court to hear Dubai royal custody dispute on November 11

The show of solidarity could increase "tensions between the rulers of Jordan and Dubai", according to The Sun . The 70-year-old sheikh, who is also vice-president of the UAE, married the princess, ...

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Georgetown man accused of punching Trump protestor in Cincinnati

Georgetown man accused of punching Trump protestor in Cincinnati

Trump took the stage in the battleground state of OH on the heels of the most recent Democratic presidential debates , which laid bare ideological fissures in the Democratic Party and which Republica...

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Racist Texas Mother Leaves Baby in Car While Drinking Shots in Nightclub

Racist Texas Mother Leaves Baby in Car While Drinking Shots in Nightclub

Police allegedly noticed " a strong odor commonly associated with the consumption of an alcoholic beverage emitting from her person ", an affidavit obtained by KWTX states. Vaughan was booked into ...

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U.S. sanctions on foreign minister 'childish': Rouhani

U.S. sanctions on foreign minister 'childish': Rouhani

Practically every military and diplomatic move by the U.S. and Britain lately is provocative, and can trigger war. The State Department announced late Wednesday it would extend waivers for countries...

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