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President Donald Trump Blasts Anthony Scaramucci’s TV Punditry

President Donald Trump Blasts Anthony Scaramucci’s TV Punditry

But he predicted that others would join him in considering an alternative if the president "doesn't reform his behavior". The comments to CNN's John Berman come following a weekend in which Scaram...

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Donald Trump Watches Bill Maher

Donald Trump Watches Bill Maher "By Accident", Tweets On "Many False Statements"

During a discussion on his show with panelists including former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D), Maher said the USA could "survive" another recession but warned it would not withstand a second term ...

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Worthing seafront now re-opened, after report of 'hazardous material'

Worthing seafront now re-opened, after report of 'hazardous material'

The cordon is in place along Marine Parade between Grand Avenue and Windsor Road. "We'd like to thank everyone for their patience and understanding during the incident ", police said, adding that t...

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Jeffrey Epstein's Death Likely Not Captured by Cameras in Facility

Jeffrey Epstein's Death Likely Not Captured by Cameras in Facility

Lawmakers are also calling for a congressional investigation of the details surrounding his death. Correctional officers at the New York City prison housing Jeffrey Epstein didn't check in o...

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Taliban Say Latest Talks End on Withdrawal of US from Afghanistan

Taliban Say Latest Talks End on Withdrawal of US from Afghanistan

Some in Afghanistan saw it as a response to President Ashraf Ghani , who on Sunday declared that "Our future can not be decided outside, whether in the capital cities of our friends, nemeses or neigh...

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Mosque shooting in Norway treated as attempted terrorist attack

Mosque shooting in Norway treated as attempted terrorist attack

The man suffered minor injuries, police said at a press conference. He later told broadcaster TV2 that the man had carried multiple weapons. The incident comes almost eight years after Norway's d...

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Bear breaks into house, leaves like the ‘Kool-Aid Man’

Bear breaks into house, leaves like the ‘Kool-Aid Man’

When an officer arrived, the bear "forcibly breached a hole in the wall like the "Kool-Aid Man" before escaping, police said. But as they mentioned on the Facebook post , be sure to close and lock al...

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Escaped prisoner suspected of murdering, sexually assaulting warden is captured

Escaped prisoner suspected of murdering, sexually assaulting warden is captured

The Tennessee Department of Correction has confirmed escaped inmate Curtis Watson was spotted early this morning in Henning, Tennessee. Authorities continued an intense manhunt for Watson on Fri...

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Gran Canaria towns evacuated as wildfire rages

Gran Canaria towns evacuated as wildfire rages

Around 1,000 hectares (2,500 acres) have so far been destroyed in the fire, which erupted Saturday in the western municipality of Artenara near the provincial capital of Las Palmas. Police said they b...

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Italian nationalist leader Salvini, surging in the polls, demands snap election

Italian nationalist leader Salvini, surging in the polls, demands snap election

Salvini, who leads the far-right, anti-immigrant League party, has nearly doubled his consensus to around 30 percent since June 2018, when he formed a coalition government with the populist Five-Star ...

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Nora Quoirin: Police set up new hotline to locate her

Nora Quoirin: Police set up new hotline to locate her

As searches continued in the jungle police said they would investigate a report that a truck was heard at 3am on the night that Nora vanished. As efforts to search the missing girl continues, the pa...

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Video games aren't to blame for real-world violence, experts say

The retailer instructed employees in an internal memo to remove any marketing material, turn off or unplug video game consoles that show violent games - specifically Xbox and PlayStation consoles, and...

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Haryana: Angry at not getting a Jaguar, boy pushes BMW into river

Haryana: Angry at not getting a Jaguar, boy pushes BMW into river

Video posted on social media shows it floating away on the river in the northern Indian state of Haryana. The vehicle later got stuck in the middle of the river owing to a patch of tall grass.

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TBI releases timeline of Curtis Watson escape & suspected murder

TBI releases timeline of Curtis Watson escape & suspected murder

He is suspected of killing a prison administrator , Debra Johnson, in her home on prison grounds Wednesday. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation tweeted this photo out Sunday afternoon. Watson s...

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Russia, after protests, tells Google not to advertise

Russia, after protests, tells Google not to advertise "illegal" events

The determined opposition to some candidates being kept out of the Moscow election appears to have unsettled Russian authorities. Unlike for demonstrations held the previous two weeks, when police m...

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Q2 Weather: Showers and thunderstorms possible through the weekend

Q2 Weather: Showers and thunderstorms possible through the weekend

Some storms could have areas of heavy rain and small hail in addition to strong wind gusts and lightning. Expect lows in the low 70s. A nice break from the heat and humidity, just in time for the we...

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Palestinians denounce

Palestinians denounce "Israeli raids" into Al-Aqsa Mosque compound

Tens of thousands of Muslims had flocked to the site in Jerusalem's Old City early Sunday for holiday prayers, police said. "International justice is one-eyed and the justice that is not won throu...

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United Nations employee among two killed by vehicle bomb in Libya

United Nations employee among two killed by vehicle bomb in Libya

Bainimarama on his official Twitter page says today we mourn the death of one of our own who was senselessly killed in a auto bomb. The most unsafe scenario is implemented in Libya because of growin...

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Pennsylvania day care centre fire kills 5 children

Pennsylvania day care centre fire kills 5 children

An eight-month-old baby was the youngest victim and the oldest is a seven-year-old, Chief Guy Santone of the Erie Fire Department confirmed. The address of the home matched that of a day care called...

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CBBC Newsround: Children join Hong Kong protests

CBBC Newsround: Children join Hong Kong protests

They dispersed, as noxious smoke also filled the train station there, bringing train passengers to tears. Several leisure and public facilities had planned to close during the afternoon (local time)...

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Boris Johnson promises fast-track United Kingdom visas to scientists after Brexit

Boris Johnson promises fast-track United Kingdom visas to scientists after Brexit

Johnson became prime minister last month after winning a Conservative Party leadership contest on a promise to leave the European Union on October 31, with or without a divorce agreement. "No amount...

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Iran condemns US Gulf security plan as

Iran condemns US Gulf security plan as "source of insecurity"

President Donald Trump claimed the USA warship took out an Iranian drone about a month after the Revolutionary Guards shot down a US drone in the Persian Gulf region. On July 19, Iran seized a Bri...

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Eid Al-Adha 2019: History, significance, date and importance of Bakr-Id

Eid Al-Adha 2019: History, significance, date and importance of Bakr-Id

Eid Al-Adha - an Islamic holiday celebrated every year during Hajj - will take place this weekend, this year coinciding with the Jewish festival of Tisha B'Av. God then gave Prophet Ibrahim the opti...

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Sonia, Rahul Gandhi pull out of panels to choose Congress chief

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi pull out of panels to choose Congress chief

Following the meeting, Rae Bareli MP and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi told reporters she and Rahul Gandhi are not a part of the five region-wise groups formed in the CWC to elect the new party c...

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Canadian Teen Fugitives Suspected of Murder Found Dead

Canadian Teen Fugitives Suspected of Murder Found Dead

From there, specialized RCMP officers were able to narrow the search area and scour higher probability areas. The pair fled east from British Columbia across the northern expanses of the country's p...

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El Paso shooting suspect 'deliberately targeted Mexicans', police claim

El Paso shooting suspect 'deliberately targeted Mexicans', police claim

The suspect in last weekend's gun massacre in El Paso , Texas , turned himself in and later told authorities he was targeting Mexicans, police have said. The FBI said it opened the domestic terroris...

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Sea to Sky Gondola closed due to ‘major lift incident’

Sea to Sky Gondola closed due to ‘major lift incident’

She says the gondola wasn't operating at the time and nobody was injured. "We believe the cables were cut and this was a deliberate act of vandalism", said Squamish RCMP Inspector Kara Triance, acco...

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Spectacular weekend forecast with sunshine, low humidity

Spectacular weekend forecast with sunshine, low humidity

These will end by 10 a.m. Friday should then turn completely dry with partly cloudy skies & 80-85 with low humidity & northerly winds. Saturday night , spotty storms will be possible once again...

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Cathay to comply with China rules over Hong Kong protests

Cathay to comply with China rules over Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong protesters readied to take to the streets again on Sunday (Aug 11), defying a police ban on marches in the Chinese-controlled territory and continuing a restive weekend of demonstrations whi...

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Johnson tells officials to make no-deal Brexit planning 'top priority'

Johnson tells officials to make no-deal Brexit planning 'top priority'

Michael Gove, the British government minister responsible for planning for a "no-deal Brexit", confirmed for the first time that ministers were working on a package to help companies at risk, the news...

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Red alert issued in China as Lekima approaches

Red alert issued in China as Lekima approaches

It's expected to make landfall in nearby Zhejiang province early on Saturday morning, bringing heavy rain and wind to Shanghai over the weekend. Orange is the second most severe in China's four-ti...

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Britain's GDP sees first contraction in Q2 since 2012

Britain's GDP sees first contraction in Q2 since 2012

The Bank of England, in its August inflation report last week, predicted that growth would be limited in the current quarter to 0.3 percent, and that growth for the year as a whole would drop to 1.3 p...

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Yemen's Southern Separatists Say They Took Presidential Palace in Aden

Yemen's Southern Separatists Say They Took Presidential Palace in Aden

A source of Aden's local authority said that the STC's forces stormed the residential building of the country's Interior Minister Ahmed Maisry who fled using an armored vehicle towards the headquarter...

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Trump's Thumbs-Up Pic With Orphaned Baby In Mass Shooting Sparks Outrage

Trump's Thumbs-Up Pic With Orphaned Baby In Mass Shooting Sparks Outrage

The baby that Melania carried was a two-year-old boy, whose parents were killed at the El Paso shooting. His parents, Jordan and Andre Anchondo both died in the massacre. Anchondo previously told...

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British National Grid rules out cyber-attack over mass power cut

British National Grid rules out cyber-attack over mass power cut

But they say renewable energy such as wind power can create problems for the National Grid . Depending on what industry leaders report, Ofgem has warned that "enforcement action" may be taken. Po...

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