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Protests erupt as Boris Johnson suspends Parliament

Protests erupt as Boris Johnson suspends Parliament

The suspension came after lawmakers inflicted a series of defeats on Johnson's Brexit plans. Cummings, the puppet master of Brexit who is cast by enemies variously as an anarchist, Britain's Rasputi...

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Pelosi, Schumer urge Trump to support background checks

Pelosi, Schumer urge Trump to support background checks

Senators from both parties have been meeting privately and with the White House on possible areas of agreement. But guns top the Democrats' immediate to-do list. The Senate Appropriations Committee,...

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Hong Kong students form human chains

Hong Kong students form human chains

Angry protesters smashed glass windows, sprayed graffiti and started a fire at one at the station's exits. They tossed street signs and emptied trash cans down the subway stairwells and began building...

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Judiciary panel to set rules for impeachment investigation

Judiciary panel to set rules for impeachment investigation

The resolution is a technical step, and the panel would still have to introduce impeachment articles against Trump and win approval from the House to bring charges against him. But it is not clear w...

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Tory divisions grow as PM refuses to accept 'Pointless' Brexit delay

Tory divisions grow as PM refuses to accept 'Pointless' Brexit delay

They are also seeking to delay Brexit if a deal can not be reached before the current deadline. "Farage wants to keep Boris Johnson in power so the Tories can continue to wreck our industries and ...

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Taliban Leaders Threaten Americans' Lives After Trump Canceled Secret Meeting

Taliban Leaders Threaten Americans' Lives After Trump Canceled Secret Meeting

Defense Secretary Mark Esper who said on Saturday that while Washington was seeking a political agreement with the Taliban, it would not accept just "any deal". Far from guaranteeing a ceasefire, th...

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Couple facing charges after accident deposit of $100,000

Couple facing charges after accident deposit of $100,000

Robert and Tiffany Williams accidentally received nearly £100,000. They allegedly used the money to buy an SUV, two ATVs, a vehicle trailer, auto repairs and bills. The Williams' purchased a Chev...

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Air strikes kill 18 pro-Iran fighters in east Syria - monitor

Air strikes kill 18 pro-Iran fighters in east Syria - monitor

So far there has been no official mention of the attack from Syrian or Iranian sources . Damage caused by overnight airstrikes on a number of Iran-linked targets in Syria near the border with I...

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Kid With a GoPro Solves a 1992 Cold Case

Kid With a GoPro Solves a 1992 Cold Case

Max Werenka spotted what looked like a vehicle sitting beneath the surface of British Columbia's Griffin Lake in mid-August and chose to explore. Her family and police searched high and low, but nei...

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Trump says Afghanistan peace talks with Taliban are 'dead'

Trump says Afghanistan peace talks with Taliban are 'dead'

In exchange, the Taliban were to promise they would not allow Afghanistan to be a base for global terrorist attacks. Second, Pakistan would aim to avoid the blame game that may unfold in the comin...

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Vladimir Putin's party loses 15 seats in Moscow elections

Vladimir Putin's party loses 15 seats in Moscow elections

Interested in Russia? Add Russia as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Russia news, video, and analysis from ABC News. As Yabloko victor Daria Besedina pointed out, "these were not real ...

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Trump warns of 'bad people' among Bahamas hurricane survivors

Trump warns of 'bad people' among Bahamas hurricane survivors

But after boarding a Balearia-owned ferry in Freeport Harbor, an announcement came over the loudspeaker urging some passengers to exit the boat. "Please, all passengers that don't have a USA visa, p...

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Sarah Palin's husband seeking divorce, court papers appear to show

Sarah Palin's husband seeking divorce, court papers appear to show

The former governor's full name is Sarah Louise Palin, while her husband's name is Todd Mitchell Palin. The initials, birthdates and wedding date match the Palins, as does the initials given for the...

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Four missing crew members found alive inside capsized cargo ship

Four missing crew members found alive inside capsized cargo ship

The fourth missing crew member was trapped behind a glass panel in the ship's engineering control room, and though rescuers could see him, they had yet to get him out, he said. It's unclear at this po...

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John Bercow Announces He Will Stand Down In An Emotional Speech

John Bercow Announces He Will Stand Down In An Emotional Speech

This is a pledge that I intend to keep'. The precise timing of the prorogation, brought immediately after tonight's planned vote on whether to hold a snap general election, appears to be meant to fo...

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Trump denies involvement in Pence's stay at Doonbeg

Trump denies involvement in Pence's stay at Doonbeg

It's an arrangement that contrasts with the President's recent claims that he knows "nothing" about Air Force crews staying at his resort amid growing criticism over the matter. The crew members wou...

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Kawhi Leonard's Sister Accused Of Murdering & Robbing 84-Year-Old Woman

Kawhi Leonard's Sister Accused Of Murdering & Robbing 84-Year-Old Woman

Authorities told the Press-Enterprise that Townsel and Williams followed Assad into the bathroom, broke her skull when they assaulted her and then robbed her. The two-time Most Valuable Player of the ...

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Federal court reinstates nationwide injunction on Trump's asylum policy

Federal court reinstates nationwide injunction on Trump's asylum policy

The Trump administration is crediting their agreement with Mexico for a precipitous drop in apprehension rates at the U.S. -Mexico border. The U.S. also has been pushing Guatemala and other countrie...

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US House committees launch probe of Trump, Giuliani and Ukraine

US House committees launch probe of Trump, Giuliani and Ukraine

There was no immediate response from the White House . Three House panels have opened an investigation into whether Rudy Giuliani is trying to strong-arm the Ukrainian government into helping Pre...

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Dutch police officer kills 2 children, self in shooting

Dutch police officer kills 2 children, self in shooting

Police stressed to CNN that the issue was not terror related. Dordrecht Mayor Wouter Kolff tweeted that it was an "extremely serious shooting" and said he would visit the scene later in the evening....

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UK Parliament speaker John Bercow says will step down by Oct 31

UK Parliament speaker John Bercow says will step down by Oct 31

His decision follows criticism that he has bent the rules to undermine the Brexit debate. "Thoughout my time as Speaker, I have sought to increase the relative authority of this legislature - fo...

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United Nations human rights chief urges India to ease lockdown, curfew in Kashmir

United Nations human rights chief urges India to ease lockdown, curfew in Kashmir

Bachelet asked India and Pakistan to ensure that the human rights of the people of Kashmir were respected and protected. "Today, extremely important concerns have been raised by the High Commissio...

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Attacks on foreign-owned shops continue in South Africa as toll increases

Attacks on foreign-owned shops continue in South Africa as toll increases

Lulu Xingwana described as "senseless" calls by some Nigerians and other nationals to deport South Africans from their countries for the xenophobic attacks . At least 420 people were arrested people ...

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Italian PM for 'effective' European solidarity on migration

Italian PM for 'effective' European solidarity on migration

On the hot-button topic of migration, Conte disappointed human rights activists who had hoped he would announce a sharp about-turn on Salvini's controversial immigration law, although he did say int...

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Boris Johnson set to suspend UK Parliament until October 14

Boris Johnson set to suspend UK Parliament until October 14

Parliament has ordered the government to seek an extension if there is no deal by late October, but Johnson is vowing not to seek a delay. An opposition-backed law compelling the government to see...

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Plane leaves for Singapore to bring Robert Mugabe's body back to Zimbabwe

Plane leaves for Singapore to bring Robert Mugabe's body back to Zimbabwe

The body will lie in state at Harare's Rufaro Stadium and then at the National Sports Stadium, also in the capital, she said. However, until today it was not clearly spelt out where the former leade...

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'Mystery' hog disease is African Swine Fever-Department of Agriculture

'Mystery' hog disease is African Swine Fever-Department of Agriculture

The Central Emergency Operation Center for African Swine Fever yesterday added the Philippines to its list of nations affected by African swine fever after Manila earlier in the day confirmed an outbr...

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North Korea launches two projectiles, hours after nuclear talks offer

North Korea launches two projectiles, hours after nuclear talks offer

The talks have yet to resume despite repeated US appeals. This strategy allows the North to ideal its growing short-range arsenal's technology, stealth and maneuverability. The maximum flying distan...

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Won’t allow illegal immigrants in Assam: Amit Shah

Won’t allow illegal immigrants in Assam: Amit Shah

After Article 370 was read down in Jammu and Kashmir , there were attempts to "misinform and misguide" the people of the Northeast that Article 371 would be scrapped by the Centre, Shah said in h...

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USA doctors urge public to quit vaping as deaths, illnesses rise

In its Monday statement , the Israeli Health Ministry took note of the initial U.S. findings. In all 34 cases recorded in NY, patients reported using at least one cannabis-containing vape product...

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Power utilities, troops begin massive post-Dorian cleanup in Maritimes

Power utilities, troops begin massive post-Dorian cleanup in Maritimes

A tropical storm warning is in effect for other parts of the Canadian provinces as well as portions of MA and Maine. The hurricane which devastated the Bahamas and battered the coasts of North and S...

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Pakistani astronaut hails India on Chandrayaan-2 mission

Pakistani astronaut hails India on Chandrayaan-2 mission

Lander Vikram was scheduled to land at a high plain between two craters - Manzinus C and Simpelius N, at a latitude of about 70 degree South. The battery of Vikram Lander, which is carrying the Pragya...

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1 acquitted in deadly warehouse fire; jury deadlocks on 2nd

1 acquitted in deadly warehouse fire; jury deadlocks on 2nd

Michela Gregory and her 22-year-old boyfriend, Alex Vega, died when fire roared through the so-called Ghost Ship warehouse. But a judge threw out their pleas previous year after numerous victims' ...

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Hurricane Dorian is sending bricks of cocaine to Florida beaches

Hurricane Dorian is sending bricks of cocaine to Florida beaches

Though Hurricane Dorian began grazing the eastern part of Florida Tuesday night, both Cocoa Beach and its neighbor Paradise Beach remain relatively unscathed. media. After authorities examined t...

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USA president denies involvement in Pence stay at Trump hotel

USA president denies involvement in Pence stay at Trump hotel

Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. "I write with concern that, at President Trump's 'suggestion, ' you chose to stay at the Trump International Golf Links & Hot...

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