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Man Seen Placing Rice Cookers in Downtown New York Has Been Arrested

Man Seen Placing Rice Cookers in Downtown New York Has Been Arrested

Authorities did not say what the nature of the man's intentions were, with one official stopping just short of calling him a "suspect". Later in the day, police identified Griffin as a person of int...

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10,000 homeless after fire sweeps through Bangladesh slum

10,000 homeless after fire sweeps through Bangladesh slum

Video footage showed the makeshift huts ablaze , with smoke billowing into the air. It took around 125 firefighters several hours to put out the blaze. Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor At...

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Threat Increases For Scattered Thunderstorms As Heat, Humidity Rise

Threat Increases For Scattered Thunderstorms As Heat, Humidity Rise

As we move through your Friday night, a few showers and storms are possible as a stationary front remains draped over the Midlands. It's not as hot, with highs in the 80s. Sunday starts unsettled as...

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Sanders, Warren are courting black pastors, millennials | Ap Wire

Sanders, Warren are courting black pastors, millennials | Ap Wire

Democratic voters don't seem to care much about the gaffes former Vice President Joe Biden has been making on the campaign trail, as his poll numbers haven't changed, but a growing number of influ...

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Britain's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein abuse claims

Britain's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein abuse claims

Epstein, 66, killed himself in jail earlier this month while awaiting trial after being charged with sex trafficking. Video obtained by the Mail Online apparently shows the Duke of York peering ...

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Potential severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening

Potential severe thunderstorms this afternoon and evening

Mainly after 3:30 p.m. The main threat will be damaging wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour, but heavy downpours, hail, and frequent lightning will also be threats. Heat-index values (the combination o...

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Palestinians Killed By Israeli Forces At Gaza Border - occupied Palestinian territory

Palestinians Killed By Israeli Forces At Gaza Border - occupied Palestinian territory

The Israeli military released security video footage it said showed the gunmen trying to cross the border. On Saturday, the IDF tweeted, "3 rockets were fired from #Gaza at #Israel, 2 of them were ...

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Jacinda Ardern wins Bledisloe Cup bet with Scott Morrison

Jacinda Ardern wins Bledisloe Cup bet with Scott Morrison

He also described Ms Ardern as a "joke" for commenting on climate change , having claimed that New Zealand's carbon dioxide levels had increased per capita more than Australia's since 1990. Russell T...

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Iceland bids farewell to glacier

Iceland bids farewell to glacier

On Sunday he took a death certificate to the made-for-media memorial. The plaque, which notes the level of heat-trapping carbon dioxide, also bears a message to the future: "This monument is to ackn...

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Nora Anne's body claimed by family

Nora Anne's body claimed by family

You have to cross two reasonably deep streams to reach the area where she was found". Nora's body was discovered on Tuesday morning near a waterfall less than two miles for the resort where she and ...

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U.S. moves to seize Iranian tanker detained off Gibraltar

U.S. moves to seize Iranian tanker detained off Gibraltar

Families of two city-based crew members relieved; the oil supertanker was seized on July 4 on charges of supplying oil to Syria and violating sanctions imposed by the EU. This company is the subject...

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Prince Andrew 'appalled' by reports on Epstein sex scandal

Prince Andrew 'appalled' by reports on Epstein sex scandal

The Mail on Sunday said the clip depicted the Duke of York in the doorway of the NY mansion of convicted paedophile Epstein, who took his own life in a Manhattan jail cell earlier this month . A cor...

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Donald Trump says buying Greenland 'a large real estate deal'

Donald Trump says buying Greenland 'a large real estate deal'

The Wall Street Journal reports that President Trump has expressed interest in purchasing Greenland. Regarding the economic performance of the US, Kudlow said that there was no recession in sight....

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Jeffrey Epstein autopsy finds ‘broken neck bones’

Jeffrey Epstein autopsy finds ‘broken neck bones’

It cited unidentified sources familiar with the autopsy's results. However, the newspaper said such breaks can also happen to people who are strangled. The autopsy was performed last Sunday. The c...

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Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

British media reported on Saturday the Prime Minister Boris Johnson would use his trips to France and Germany this week to tell European leaders that British parliament can not stop Brexit, and ...

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Houthi drone attack on Saudi oilfield causes

Houthi drone attack on Saudi oilfield causes "limited" gas fire

Shayba is more than 1,000 km (620 miles) away from Houthi-controlled territory in northwestern Yemen . The drone assault also comes amid heightened tensions in the wider Middle East region between ...

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OH man arrested for implied shooting threat to Jewish center

OH man arrested for implied shooting threat to Jewish center

According to Andy Lipkin, the executive vice-president of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation, the post was accompanied by a caption that read, "Police identified the Youngstown Jewish Family Commun...

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Washington advances sale of F-16 fighters to Taiwan - US senator

Washington advances sale of F-16 fighters to Taiwan - US senator

They said the move will deter China as Beijing threatens "our strategic partner Taiwan and its democratic system of government". The Trump administration alone has notified Congress of $4.4 billion in...

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Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in pouring rain

Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in pouring rain

Harley Ho, a 20-year-old social work student who attended Sunday's rally, said protesters were undeterred by the rain and would not rest until their demands were met. "I will come again and again and ...

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'Operation Yellowhammer': Leaked UK document warns of no-deal Brexit chaos

'Operation Yellowhammer': Leaked UK document warns of no-deal Brexit chaos

But he acknowledged no deal would bring disruption, or "bumps in the road". The repercussions of leaving the European Union without a deal could be catastrophic, with Britain expecting food, fue...

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Eight Protesters Injured, Restrictions Reimposed in Kashmir

Eight Protesters Injured, Restrictions Reimposed in Kashmir

Similarly, in interpreting the " closed door meeting " as being an act of the "whole world" discussing Kashmir and thereby deducing that Kashmir "is an global dispute", Ms. This led India's Permanen...

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Jack Letts stripped of British citizenship

Jack Letts stripped of British citizenship

A Whitehall source gave the rather terse response that "it's Canada's problem now". His Canadian father and British mother were convicted in a United Kingdom court in June of funding terrorism by ...

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'
1.7 million' take part in Hong Kong protests

' 1.7 million' take part in Hong Kong protests

Last week, protesters who occupied the terminal at Hong Kong's airport forced the cancellation of almost 1,000 flights and detained two men they thought were pro-government sympathisers, prompting B...

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FM urges pressure on Israel to stop violations against Jerusalem's holy sites

FM urges pressure on Israel to stop violations against Jerusalem's holy sites

In the statement , Jordon further condemned the closure of the mosque's gates and restrictions placed on worshippers' entry under any circumstances. Jordan's Foreign Ministry spokesman, Sufyan Quda...

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Juncker cuts holiday short to have gall bladder removed

Juncker cuts holiday short to have gall bladder removed

Juncker, a former Luxembourg premier whose health has been the subject of rife speculation among European Union politicians, analysts and media for years, is due to step down on October 31 as head of ...

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China describes Hong Kong protests as 'near terrorism'

China describes Hong Kong protests as 'near terrorism'

Ms Lam has since refused and said dialogue would only begin when the violence stopped. "Can we bear to push it into the abyss and see it smashed to pieces?" A few dozen protesters remained at the ...

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Released tanker raises Iranian flag, changes name to 'Adrian Darya-1'

Released tanker raises Iranian flag, changes name to 'Adrian Darya-1'

A supreme court judge in Gibraltar ruled in favour of releasing the Grace 1 supertanker which had been seized in waters off the British territory on July 4 on suspicion of breaching European Union s...

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Hong Kong Protesters Continue Weekend Demonstrations

Hong Kong Protesters Continue Weekend Demonstrations

On Friday, Cathay Pacific announced the shock resignation of CEO Rupert Hogg after the carrier was excoriated by Beijing because some staff supported the pro-democracy protests. Tens of thousands of p...

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Mexico begins busing migrants to southern border as they await asylum trials

Mexico begins busing migrants to southern border as they await asylum trials

The lower court "failed to discuss whether a nationwide injunction is necessary to remedy the Plaintiff's alleged harm" and "based on the limited record before us, we do not believe a nationwide injun...

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No-deal Brexit could lead to 'drug and food shortages, protests'

No-deal Brexit could lead to 'drug and food shortages, protests'

But the documents, which are titled "planning assumptions", mention a "base scenario", not a "worst case" one. "The island of Ireland faces its biggest and most profound challenges in a generation...

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US woman thought she had kidney stones, has triplets

Dannette Giltz thought she had kidney stones, but it turns out she was 34 weeks pregnant with triplets. Dannette Giltz began having pain in her abdomen that felt like kidney stones - a health proble...

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French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich'

Emergency responders attempted to save the waiter, who was shot in the shoulder, but he died at the scene, according to the report. Attempts to revive the 28-year-old were made, but ultimately faile...

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Bangladesh making 2nd attempt to return Rohingya to Myanmar

Bangladesh making 2nd attempt to return Rohingya to Myanmar

Bangladesh had earlier handed Myanmar lists of some 30,000 Rohingyas for verification of their identity, but only 8,000 of them were verified. What's most significant is that, repatriation process cou...

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Taliban Begins to Evaluate 'Final Agreement' Documents with the US

Taliban Begins to Evaluate 'Final Agreement' Documents with the US

Those who defend the step by step approach that the US-Taliban peace plan is expected to trigger say the US will not completely pull its troops out before the Afghan government and the Taliban come to...

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Rep. Rashida Tlaib Cancels Israel Visit

Rep. Rashida Tlaib Cancels Israel Visit

This is what Israel did, and rightfully so: The boycotters should be boycotted! Tlaib and Omar have been vocal critics of Israel and have supported the boycott movement, formally known as the Bo...

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