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Boris Johnson reportedly has no intention of renegotiating Brexit deal

Boris Johnson reportedly has no intention of renegotiating Brexit deal

Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has vowed that the party "will do everything stop no-deal", including tabling a motion for a no confidence vote in the government at the "appropriate, very ear...

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Iran president: If U.S. wants talks, it must lift sanctions

Iran president: If U.S. wants talks, it must lift sanctions

Iranian officials have said that the boycott of the Secretary of State shows that the United States is not honest in its readiness to negotiate with Iranian officials. Rouhani further blasted the U....

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Evening storms expected to bring severe weather to northern MI

Evening storms expected to bring severe weather to northern MI

A few showers and storms will linger into early Tuesday morning, but they will clear by lunch time. The National Weather Service is predicting a 20 percent chance of rain and a high in the lower...

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Warning As Gusts Could Reach 50mph Around The Isle Of Wight Coast

Warning As Gusts Could Reach 50mph Around The Isle Of Wight Coast

Winds will hit 50mph along the coast and 30mm of rain will fall in a matter of hours, according to the Met Office . The footage was shared by Met Office on Twitter, captioned: "Heavy thundery showe...

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Hundreds of British Airways flights delayed or cancelled after IT meltdown

Hundreds of British Airways flights delayed or cancelled after IT meltdown

About half of the British Airways flights scheduled to depart from Heathrow's terminal 5 between 9.30am and midday were cancelled or delayed, according to the airport's website. Flights into Heathro...

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Sexual Abuse Victim Released from Prison After 15 Years

Sexual Abuse Victim Released from Prison After 15 Years

Cyntoia , who was found guilty at 16 years old of murdering a man who bought her for sex in 2004, was granted clemency by then-Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam in January 2019; she walked out of pr...

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Beijing Warns Hong Kong Protesters: Don't 'Play With Fire'

Beijing Warns Hong Kong Protesters: Don't 'Play With Fire'

Hong Kong lawyers held a silent march in support of anti-government protesters on Wednesday, highlighting the movement's enduring broad appeal despite increasingly ominous warnings from Beijing . "Ca...

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Lightning strike blows up toilet in Florida

Lightning strike blows up toilet in Florida

She said the strike ruined the home's indoor plumbing and destroyed the septic tank. "[Lightning] struck this [homeowner's] septic tank, igniting the methane gas (natural gas from sewer) in the se...

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Three southern resident orcas confirmed dead

Three southern resident orcas confirmed dead

That's one killer whale from each pod of the resident orcas. The center said Tuesday that an orca from each pod is being declared dead after long absences from Washington waters. "We reported J17 ...

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US Moves Ahead to Ban Agencies From Buying Huawei, ZTE Technology

US Moves Ahead to Ban Agencies From Buying Huawei, ZTE Technology

According to the leak, the Indian ambassador to China reportedly met with Chinese officials on July 10, where they discussed Beijing's concerns about the US campaign to bar Huawei from the world's 5G ...

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Alyssa Andrews WX - Hot with scattered showers this afternoon

Alyssa Andrews WX - Hot with scattered showers this afternoon

With a decent amount of instability in place, a few of these storms could pack a punch. As of Wednesday morning, the Storm Prediction Center has placed the Tennessee Valley under a *MARGINAL RISK*...

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Suspected mass shooting causes panic at Times Square in NY

Suspected mass shooting causes panic at Times Square in NY

Tensions remain high across the U.S. following a spate of high-profile mass shootings in quick succession. This is not the first time Times Square has been the site of deadly incidents. "Let's fix...

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Car crash in Cairo kills 19, forces evacuation of hospital

Car crash in Cairo kills 19, forces evacuation of hospital

It said the Hasm group was responsible for rigging up the vehicle, but did not specify whether it believed the attack was meant to happen elsewhere on Sunday or whether the explosives were being trans...

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US Afghan Peace Envoy to Hold Talks in Delhi Today

US Afghan Peace Envoy to Hold Talks in Delhi Today

Khalilzad, who is in Delhi on a two-day trip to forge consensus on US' efforts to end the fighting in Afghanistan, is the senior-most American official to visit India after New Delhi's surprise mo...

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Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Calgary now ended

Update: Environment Canada ended its thunderstorm warning for Calgary at 5:02 p.m. Meterologists spotted a storm seven miles southeast of North Royalton, or 12 miles northwest of Akron, moving eas...

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Myanmar 'categorically rejects' United Nations report on army business empire

Myanmar 'categorically rejects' United Nations report on army business empire

The Human Rights Council on 24 March 2017 decided (through Resolution A/HRC/RES/34/22 ) to dispatch urgently an independent global fact-finding mission, to be appointed by the President of the Huma...

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Gunman fired 39 times in festival shooting

Gunman fired 39 times in festival shooting

Santino William Legan opened fire at the Gilroy Garlic Festival on July 28 before shooting himself. Police are also linking two other recent shootings to violent ideology. In the El Paso case, auth...

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Canadian police find items linked to fugitive murder suspects on river bank

RCMP Cpl. Julie Courchaine said they are investigating all possibilities including the possibility that the suspects might have drowned. Members conducted a thorough search spanning about 29 metres ...

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Scotland would vote for independence from United Kingdom, poll finds

Scotland would vote for independence from United Kingdom, poll finds

Under section 30 of the Scotland Act, Holyrood could only hold one if it is given the power to do so by the United Kingdom government. He said: "It will be for the Scottish Parliament and the Scot...

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Trump, RNC sue California over state's new law targeting Trump's tax returns

Trump, RNC sue California over state's new law targeting Trump's tax returns

California is the first state to succeed in passing such a law, though others under Democratic control have tried. The Republican National Committee also sued, calling the law a "naked political a...

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Mugabe still in Singapore hospital since April: president

Mugabe still in Singapore hospital since April: president

Speculation about Mugabe's health has swirled amid his visits to Singapore for treatment, but this is the first time the government has disclosed how long he's spent at the hospital. Mugabe during his...

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Ugandan musician dies after abduction and torture

Ugandan musician dies after abduction and torture

He portrays himself as a champion of the poor, and sings about social justice and democracy. He announced in July that he would take on Mr Museveni in 2021 national elections. Confirming the sad ...

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Accused Millionaire Murderer Who Escaped in Santa Barbara Arrested in Mexico

Accused Millionaire Murderer Who Escaped in Santa Barbara Arrested in Mexico

A week later they found his wife's body in a rubbish bin in a remote part of San Diego. A press conference will be held by the Orange County District Attorney's Office and the Newport Beach Police D...

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Pop star Pink’s management team involved in dramatic plane crash

Pop star Pink’s management team involved in dramatic plane crash

A private aircraft carrying members of US singer Pink's tour crew crash landed at a Danish airport early on Tuesday and burst into flames but all occupants escaped unharmed, concert promoter Live N...

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North Korea 'stole $2bn for weapons via cyber-attacks'

North Korea 'stole $2bn for weapons via cyber-attacks'

As noted in the report, the strategy was to attack cryptocurrency exchanges and mining operations as they were less of a priority for governments, at least until recently, when tech giants such as Fac...

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Sister of mass shooter in US among his victims

Sister of mass shooter in US among his victims

A former cheerleader, the woman said she didn't really know Betts and was surprised when a police officer called her cellphone during her freshman year to tell her that her name was included on a li...

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Peter Strzok sues the Federal Bureau of Investigation over his firing

Peter Strzok sues the Federal Bureau of Investigation over his firing

The Justice Department inspector general found that message "implies a willingness to take official action to impact the presidential candidate's electoral prospects". Strzok claims that FBI Assistant...

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Man ordered to collect fridge he threw off Spanish cliff

Man ordered to collect fridge he threw off Spanish cliff

RM1,408,000), according to a report in UK's The Telegraph . A video of him at the task was shared by police. In the first video, the man offers a few tongue-in-cheek comments before pitching the ...

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Texas police apologise after black man led by rope

Texas police apologise after black man led by rope

However, Police Chief Vernon Hale apologised to Mr Neely for the "unnecessary embarrasment". The Galveston Police Department has issued an apology after disturbing images of an arrest sparked ...

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Trump imposes sanctions on Venezuelan government's assets

Trump imposes sanctions on Venezuelan government's assets

Addressing a gathering of Latin American states in Peru on Tuesday - where leaders met to discuss Venezuela's future without representatives of the Venezuelan government or the opposition - Bolton ela...

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N.Korea Fires Missiles for the 4th Time in 2 Weeks

N.Korea Fires Missiles for the 4th Time in 2 Weeks

Mr Trump has played down the tests by saying they did not break any agreement he had with Kim, but the talks have yet to resume, and analysts believe the tests are designed both to improve North Kore...

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Obama: Reject language from leaders that 'normalizes racist sentiments'

Obama: Reject language from leaders that 'normalizes racist sentiments'

The suspect in the El Paso massacre posted a racist, anti-immigrant screed shortly before the attack, investigators say. Trump has also characterized Mexicans and Central Americans as criminals, gan...

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Mexico mulls legal action against USA after El Paso shooting

Mexico mulls legal action against USA after El Paso shooting

The shootings left 29 people dead and dozens more injured. It's worth noting that Mexico does not have the death penalty, and Mexico's extradition treaty with the U.S. " Mexico expresses its soli...

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New York Times changes front-page Trump headline after backlash

New York Times changes front-page Trump headline after backlash

Trump told the nation , "In one voice, our nation must condemn racism, bigotry, and white supremacy. These sinister ideologies must be defeated". As Silver's tweet was being reshared thousands of...

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Trump threatens to watch Google

Trump threatens to watch Google "very closely" in new tweetstorm

On Twitter, Trump said that Pichai had tried to convince him that Google had not aided the Democrats in 2016. "All very illegal. We are watching Google very closely!" "It all sounded good", he twe...

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