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"Not Fair": Donald Trump Wants India To Help Fight Afghanistan Terrorists

I did it in record time. "I don't think so". "So, at a certain point other countries and that includes Russian Federation and it includes Iran and Turkey and Iraq and Afghanistan and Pakistan and Indi...

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US Secretary of State Says Crypto Should Be Regulated Like SWIFT

US Secretary of State Says Crypto Should Be Regulated Like SWIFT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday the United States was not sending "mixed messages" on Huawei Technologies and he does not believe a U.S. Pompeo said the plan to defeat Islamic...

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Men in Their 20s Arrested for Making Separate Mass Shooting Threats

Men in Their 20s Arrested for Making Separate Mass Shooting Threats

New Middletown police say they arrested 20-year-old James Reardon, Jr., at his home Saturday in the Mahoning County village. After investigating Reardon's social media accounts, authorities found whit...

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Former Indian finance minister Chidambaram arrested for corruption over Maxis-Aircel deal

Former Indian finance minister Chidambaram arrested for corruption over Maxis-Aircel deal

I strongly condemn this disgraceful misuse of power. They said the alert notice against the Congress leader has been sent to all land, air and seaports and law enforcement agencies at these facilities...

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Afghanistan Vows to Crush Daesh Havens after Deadly Attack

Afghanistan Vows to Crush Daesh Havens after Deadly Attack

The provincial governor blamed the Taliban for planting the device. The Taliban has denied involvement and condemned the attack . They were the first US combat deaths reported since July 29 and b...

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Trump Administration To Allow Indefinite Detention of Families With Children

Trump Administration To Allow Indefinite Detention of Families With Children

Advocates have vowed to challenge the rule in court, which will put the change in front of U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee, who denied the administration's request previous year to extend family detenti...

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USA let Israel attack our bases — Iraq paramilitary groups

USA let Israel attack our bases — Iraq paramilitary groups

Four bases used by the Hashed have been hit by mysterious explosions over the past month, but there have been no claims of responsibility or media access to the facilities. Israeli airstrikes in Iraq ...

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United States military drone shot down over Yemen

United States military drone shot down over Yemen

Since the decision by Trump in 2018 to abandon the Iran nuclear deal , Washington has attempted to use what it calls "maximum pressure" to change Iran's behavior and limit its nuclear ambitions. For ...

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Cindy McCain: John Never Did 'Anything Deliberately to be Hurtful'

Cindy McCain: John Never Did 'Anything Deliberately to be Hurtful'

She said her husband "never did anything deliberately to be hurtful or anything". Though she's aware tough days still lie ahead, Cindy's found solace in moving back to the Arizona neighborhood she...

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Trump accuses Jewish Democrat voters of 'great disloyalty'

Trump accuses Jewish Democrat voters of 'great disloyalty'

President Donald Trump retweeted a post on Wednesday from conservative author and radio host Wayne Allyn Root that American Jews "don't even know what they're doing or saying anymore". A number of g...

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Indian PM raises Kashmir protests with British counterpart

Indian PM raises Kashmir protests with British counterpart

The move comes after after India revoked the special autonomous status of the part of Kashmir that it administers. "Complicated situation", he said. Pakistan said Tuesday that three Pakistani ci...

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Australia: Canberra to Support US-Led Maritime Mission in Strait of Hormuz

Australia: Canberra to Support US-Led Maritime Mission in Strait of Hormuz

Morrison. Australia is joining an global military campaign to help guard oil tankers from attacks in the Strait of Hormuz. "I just don't see that we have any spare capability right now to engage i...

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South African court likens display of apartheid-era flag to hate speech

South African court likens display of apartheid-era flag to hate speech

The flag was the official standard of South Africa from 1928 until the end of apartheid in 1994, when it was replaced by a six-color flag whose Y-shape symbolizes unity. Dakota Legoete, spokesman for ...

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8-year-old German boy goes on highway with mother's car

8-year-old German boy goes on highway with mother's car

Police in Soest, Germany said Wednesday that the boy had left home with his parents' Volkswagen Golf overnight. He hit his top speed while cruising on a highway in western Germany heading towards ...

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Putin says U.S. missile test raises new threats to Russian Federation

Putin says U.S. missile test raises new threats to Russian Federation

The new weapon successfully hit its target more than 500km (310 miles) away - exactly at a distance banned by the 1987 landmark agreement prohibiting all ground-launched missiles with a range of betwe...

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Without Evidence, Brazil President Claims NGOs May Be Burning The Amazon

Without Evidence, Brazil President Claims NGOs May Be Burning The Amazon

When asked if he had evidence to back up his claims, he said he had "no written plan", adding "that's not how it's done". The rainforest needs to be protected, and since it seems like Bolsonaro care...

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New ‘Sovereign Council’ Sworn in to Lead Sudan

New ‘Sovereign Council’ Sworn in to Lead Sudan

Burhan, who chaired the TMC after former president Omar al-Bashir was ousted in an April military coup, has a long-standing military career, with positions as former commander of Sudan's ground forces...

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Virtika's David Lesh Survives Half Moon Bay Plane Crash

Virtika's David Lesh Survives Half Moon Bay Plane Crash

Lesh and his passenger climbed from the downed plane and grabbed flotation devices and a cell phone as the plane began to sink. The plane had avoided any serious impact by skipping on the water a fe...

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President Trump offers himself as 'the chosen one'

President Trump offers himself as 'the chosen one'

Trump's attack on American Jews comes days after he publicly urged Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to stop Tlaib and Omar from entering Israel. Many Jewish leaders and Jewish groups in the U...

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Severe storms possible this evening

Severe storms possible this evening

Hot and humid conditions will develop ahead of the storms, with areas along and southeast of I-70 potentially seeing heat index readings exceeding 100 degrees before the storms arrive by early afterno...

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Top Iranian official: Nuke deal with Obama was a big mistake

Following U.S. President Donald Trump's pullout from the nuclear deal , or the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ( JCPOA ) in May 2018 and re-imposition of sanctions, Iran's oil exports have seen a ...

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With INF treaty dead, US tests mid-range cruise missile in California

With INF treaty dead, US tests mid-range cruise missile in California

Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . "It is noteworthy that the test of an advanced Tomahawk-type missile was conducted just 16 days after the United States withdrew from INF , and the t...

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Prince Andrew 'hosted Jeffrey Epstein and entourage at Balmoral'

Prince Andrew 'hosted Jeffrey Epstein and entourage at Balmoral'

Buckingham Palace released a statement over the weekend saying Prince Andrew is "appalled" by the sex abuse and sex trafficking allegations against his former friend Jeffrey Epstein . In 2011, a wo...

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China and North Korea recommit to boosting military ties

China and North Korea recommit to boosting military ties

North Korea's continued missile tests are of concern to the US government, and negotiations to halt Pyongyang's nuclear ambitions have lagged, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said Tuesday. The North...

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Gunman holding bus passengers hostage killed in Brazil`s Rio de Janeiro

Gunman holding bus passengers hostage killed in Brazil`s Rio de Janeiro

The people were held hostage on the President Costa e Silva Bridge, commonly known as the Rio-Niteroi Bridge, according to a local website Brasil 247. He is a political ally of President Jair Bolsona...

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Under fire for racial remarks, Zakir Naik apologises to Malaysian people

Under fire for racial remarks, Zakir Naik apologises to Malaysian people

Zakir is scheduled to arrive at Bukit Aman at 3pm to resume giving his statement under Section 504 of the Penal Code for the intentional insult with intent to provoke a breach of the peace, he said wh...

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Greece 'monitoring closely' Iranian tanker, FM sources say

Greece 'monitoring closely' Iranian tanker, FM sources say

The detention led to a standoff between Iran and the United Kingdom, whose Royal Navy helped the Gibraltar authorities seize the Grace 1. "If they are successful they will have more money, more we...

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US Reportedly Makes Secret Contact With Nicolás Maduro's Inner Circle

US Reportedly Makes Secret Contact With Nicolás Maduro's Inner Circle

Such a move, according to sources familiar with the matter, could prevent goods from coming in and out of the country, Axios media outlet reported . A senior Trump administration official has tol...

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Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak's major 1MDB trial postponed

Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak's major 1MDB trial postponed

Billions of dollars were looted from 1MDB and spent on everything from real estate to artwork, in a fraud allegedly involving Najib and his inner circle. So what is this 1MDB trial about? . The man...

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Disgraced cardinal George Pell loses appeal against his conviction

Disgraced cardinal George Pell loses appeal against his conviction

A trial ran past year involving two complainants who were choirboys at St Patrick's Cathedral in Melbourne more than two decades ago. Bret Walker SC argued three grounds to secure Pell's release or ...

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President Trump Shifts Away from Background Check Push

President Trump Shifts Away from Background Check Push

A reporter asked him about the gun control push and Trump said, "I'm not saying anything". One source told The Atlantic that Trump cemented "his stance that we already have background checks and tha...

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Jihadi Jack comments on his United Kingdom citizenship being revoked

Jihadi Jack comments on his United Kingdom citizenship being revoked

In an interview with Sky News, Jack Letts - who became known as Jihadi Jack - said he didn't want to live in a country governed by Boris Johnson. The Canadian government expressed disappointment Sun...

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Wildfire forces 4000 people to evacuate Spain's Canary Islands

Wildfire forces 4000 people to evacuate Spain's Canary Islands

Efforts to tackle the fires are being hampered by high temperatures, strong winds and low humidity, officials say. The fire, which has spread to the mountainous Cruz de Tejeda region popular with to...

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Jeffrey Epstein leaves his fortune to his brother

Jeffrey Epstein leaves his fortune to his brother

The will was first reported Monday by the New York Post , which also published a document detailing Epstein's fortune in real estate, cash, equities and other assets. In numerous instances, victi...

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NYPD Fires Cop Involved in Eric Garner's Death

NYPD Fires Cop Involved in Eric Garner's Death

New York City Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced the decision on Monday, August 19. Quickly, Garner, who weighed about 400 pounds (180 kilograms), appeared distressed gasping, " I can't bre...

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