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Immigration Nab Woman Who Hid 6-Day-Old Baby In Flight Bag

Immigration Nab Woman Who Hid 6-Day-Old Baby In Flight Bag

Talbot was arrested after staff from Delta Airlines alerted the airport police not long after she checked in. Officials have yet to interrogate Talbot, as she has requested to speak with the U.S. Mr...

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Hong Kong leader withdraws extradition bill

Hong Kong leader withdraws extradition bill

A protester in front of a barricade set on fire in the Wan Chai district in Hong Kong on 31 August. An unprecedented number and diversity of Hong Kong people have protested since June, initially abo...

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Jacob Rees-Mogg: UK minister criticised over posture during Brexit debate

Jacob Rees-Mogg: UK minister criticised over posture during Brexit debate

And the Leader of the House, who I have to say with his body language throughout this evening has been so contemptuous of this House and the people. Labour MP Karl Turner said that as a "working-cla...

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Italian ministers known: independent succeeds Salvini

Italian ministers known: independent succeeds Salvini

Ministers will be sworn in on Thursday morning. The first, a coalition of the Five-Stars and Mr Salvini's anti-migrant League, collapsed last month when Mr Salvini pulled his support in a gamble for...

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Winston Churchill’s Grandson To Vote Against UK PM, Risks Party Expulsion

Winston Churchill’s Grandson To Vote Against UK PM, Risks Party Expulsion

Last night, MPs voted for Parliament to take control of Brexit negotiations. Stewart was summarily dismissed, alongside two former chancellors of the exchequer, Kenneth Clarke and Philip Hammond, ...

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Hurricane Dorian Expected To Hit Quebec This Week

Hurricane Dorian Expected To Hit Quebec This Week

Practically parking over a portion of the Bahamas for a day and a half, Dorian pounded Abaco and Grand Bahama with winds up to 185 miles per hour (295 kph) and torrential rain, ripping apart homes, ...

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Iran to release 7 crew members of detained British tanker

Iran to release 7 crew members of detained British tanker

However, the circumstances surrounding the initial seizure of the tanker remain unclear. Erik Hanell, CEO of the Swedish shipping group Stena Bulk that owns the Stena Impero, said it wasn't immediat...

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Rebel MPs poised to fight in parliament to stop no-deal Brexit

The Putney MP said her party was "narrowing down its appeal" - a move, she suggested, that had been highlighted by the threat this week to long-serving MPs who would have the whip removed if they vote...

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Hurricane Dorian expected to weaken over the next few days

Hurricane Dorian expected to weaken over the next few days

The United States Coast Guard has been deployed to provide assistance on Abaco and has been working to rescue civilians, Minnis has said. Some of the damage was already becoming clear late Tuesday...

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India, Russia ink proposal on developing Chennai-Vladivostok sea route

India, Russia ink proposal on developing Chennai-Vladivostok sea route

While US President Donald Trump has already flagged his concerns, yesterday the United Kingdom parliament said any allegations of human rights violations in Kashmir since India ended the state's speci...

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Resignation leaves Boris Johnson on the brink

Resignation leaves Boris Johnson on the brink

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday dramatically lost his majority in the House of Commons when the Conservative MP Phillip Lee crossed the floor of the chamber to join the Liberal Democrats. Op...

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British lawmakers vote to block no-deal Brexit amid election haggling

British lawmakers vote to block no-deal Brexit amid election haggling

The prime minister put forward the proposal after MPs backed legislation requiring him to ask for an extension beyond the 31 October deadline to leave the European Union if no deal had been agreed. Ar...

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Vegan woman takes Australian neighbors to court over smell from barbecue

Vegan woman takes Australian neighbors to court over smell from barbecue

Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . On Facebook, a page titled "Community BBQ for Cilla Carden" has been created, urging people to come and have a cookout right on her doorstep to keep the "...

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Boris Johnson pushing for October election after humiliating Commons defeat

Boris Johnson pushing for October election after humiliating Commons defeat

Earlier, the prime minister lost his working majority in parliament with the dramatic defection of a party member ahead of the showdown with MPs over Brexit . The European Commission said Tuesday tha...

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USA imposes sanctions on Iran space agencies

USA imposes sanctions on Iran space agencies

The latest sanctions come as Tehran's economy teeters on the brink in the face of the Trump administration's tough economic penalties. Washington has imposed a fresh round of sanctions on Iran's n...

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Boris Johnson’s rescue puppy ‘Dilyn’ arrives in Downing Street

Boris Johnson’s rescue puppy ‘Dilyn’ arrives in Downing Street

The rescue dog came from the Friends of Animals Wales charity, which said he "will be living his best life with Carrie and the Prime Minister at their Downing Street home". "This little man will want ...

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Hong Kong leader to announce withdrawal of extradition bill - media report

Hong Kong leader to announce withdrawal of extradition bill - media report

It is unclear whether scrapping it would end the unrest, as the bill has already been effectively shelved since June 15. The benchmark Hang Seng Index surged as much as 3.9 per cent before paring ga...

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Dorian becomes category 3 hurricane -NHC

Dorian becomes category 3 hurricane -NHC

Hurricane Dorian strengthened into a major hurricane on Friday as it churned across the Atlantic Ocean on a collision course with the east coast of the USA state of Florida . As Dorian closed in, it...

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Trump Administration Making Major Move To Build Border Wall

Trump Administration Making Major Move To Build Border Wall

In March, the Pentagon provided Congress with a broad list of projects that could be affected, but did not provide details. On Tuesday, Pentagon officials said 127 would be impacted and the first US...

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Defiant Bolsonaro vows to defend Amazon policy 'in wheelchair' at UN

Defiant Bolsonaro vows to defend Amazon policy 'in wheelchair' at UN

Bolsonaro is due to undergo surgery next Sunday to correct an incisional hernia, his fourth operation since he was stabbed almost a year ago during the presidential campaign. United Nations secret...

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Bus crashes near New Zealand tourist town, causing fatalities and injuries

Bus crashes near New Zealand tourist town, causing fatalities and injuries

Rescue efforts are underway in New Zealand where several people, including Chinese tourists, are feared dead after a bus carrying more than 20 people rolled over on a highway in North Island. A St J...

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Hong Kong protesters appeal to Merkel before China visit

Many Western fashion brands have been forced to clarify their positions on Chinese sovereignty as the Hong Kong protests fuel nationalist fervour on social media. Wong began his activism as a univer...

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Vegan Woman Takes Neighbors To Court Over Barbecue Smell From Their Grill

Vegan Woman Takes Neighbors To Court Over Barbecue Smell From Their Grill

I'm a meat-eater, but you know they have a point. "Then the kids with their basketballs, just banging and vibrating - it vibrates this part of the house". Parents allowing their children to play in th...

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'Catastrophic': Hurricane Dorian parks over the Bahamas

'Catastrophic': Hurricane Dorian parks over the Bahamas

United Nations officials, meanwhile, estimate more than 60,000 people in the northwest Bahamas will need food following the devastation left by the storm. A text message seen by AFP from a woman named...

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Boris Johnson suffers major defeat in no-deal Brexit vote

Boris Johnson suffers major defeat in no-deal Brexit vote

Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the main opposition Labour Party, denied the emergency bill was not an attempt to reverse Brexit. "Let us have an election, but let us have an election the respects the democ...

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Justine Greening condemns PM's election threat as she announces plan to quit

The EU is adamant it will not renegotiate the agreement struck with former prime minister Theresa May on the terms of Britain's departure and the framework of future relations. Ms Greening, Mr Hammond...

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Lebanon-Based Palestinian Refugee Enters U.S. after Airport Ordeal

Lebanon-Based Palestinian Refugee Enters U.S. after Airport Ordeal

Ismail Ajjawi was on campus as classes began Tuesday, the university confirmed. Akkawi, who has big plans to study medicine this fall, was refused entry into the USA after he landed 10 days ago at L...

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Trump tells Florida residents to prepare for 'monster' storm via Twitter

Trump tells Florida residents to prepare for 'monster' storm via Twitter

Strength: Maximum sustained wind of 105 knots. A hurricane watch means that hurricane conditions are possible within the watch within 48 hours. Jeff Byard, an associate administrator at the Feder...

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Eurydice Dixon's killer jailed for life

Eurydice Dixon's killer jailed for life

Those close to the victim say the sentence sends the right message, but argue that more needs to be done to stop violence against women in the long term. "I extend my honest sympathy to those that lov...

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Boris Johnson loses parliamentary majority as Brexit crisis bites

Several MPs from the ruling party have joined hands with opposition MPs to stop Johnson from parting ways with the European Union without a deal. The former justice minister said the government wa...

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Mini horse delights passenger on American Airlines flight

Mini horse delights passenger on American Airlines flight

She takes the horse to the movies, grocery shopping and even to her doctor's appointments. Several passengers on board - and patrons at the airport before and after take off - took to Twitter to pos...

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Johnson will seek to trigger snap general election after Commons defeat

LONDON - Lawmakers returned from their summer recess Tuesday for a pivotal day in British politics as they challenged Prime Minister Boris Johnson's insistence that the United Kingdom leave the E...

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Prince Harry is trying to teach tourists to be more eco-friendly

Prince Harry is trying to teach tourists to be more eco-friendly

After an onslaught of negative press, Elton John took to Twitter and Instagram to defend the Duke and Duchess of Sussex , revealing that he had provided them with the private jet as well as the Fre...

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Pakistanis march in Karachi for solidarity with Kashmir

Pakistanis march in Karachi for solidarity with Kashmir

Hours after Kulbhushan Jadhav was granted consular access for the first time in three-and-a-half years, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Monday, August 2, that he "appeared to be under ext...

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Pence Defends Decision to Stay at Trump Property in Ireland

Pence Defends Decision to Stay at Trump Property in Ireland

Bellharbour-based Sarah Clancy mentioned she was "hoping" Mr Pence could be offended by the language on her indicators. "You took an oath to the Constitution, not to @realDonaldTrump", Rep. Pence is...

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