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Hong Kong's Lam Sees No Benefit in Conceding to Protest Demands

Hong Kong's Lam Sees No Benefit in Conceding to Protest Demands

Pelosi thanked the activists for "challenging the conscience", not only of the Chinese government, but the worldwide community with their mass protests over the territory's autonomous status. The go...

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Khan warns Pakistanis against joining anti-India fight in Kashmir

Khan warns Pakistanis against joining anti-India fight in Kashmir

The European Union has urged India and Pakistan to engage in a direct dialogue with a view to a peaceful solution of Kashmir dispute in full respect of the global human rights obligations. The Chinese...

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Trump revokes California's right to set stricter vehicle emissions standards

Trump revokes California's right to set stricter vehicle emissions standards

Experts say that the Trump administration's changes will disrupt the companies' production plans , which are years in the making, and make it hard to plan beyond what's likely to be a protracted lega...

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Robert O'Brien: Trump names new national security adviser

Robert O'Brien: Trump names new national security adviser

O'Brien, now serving as the very successful Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs at the State Department, as our new National Security Advisor". O' Brien previously helped lead the departmen...

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Trump to visit border during San Diego fundraising stop

Army to speed up construction on 70 miles (113 kilometers) of border wall in West Texas, California and Arizona. Trump has sought to assure supporters he is making good on his border wall promise,...

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American Airlines mechanic accused of trying to sabotage plane denied bond

American Airlines mechanic accused of trying to sabotage plane denied bond

He was charged with "willfully damaging, destroying or disabling an aircraft". He's not charged with a terror-related crime, but Assistant U.S. Attorney Maria Medetis said the potential links to the ...

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UK Supreme Court in legal battle over Parliament suspension

The government's opponents argue Johnson illegally shut down Parliament for the "improper purpose" of dodging lawmakers' scrutiny of his Brexit plans. "I Invited the Prime Minister to make concrete,...

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Trump says 'many options' on Iran response

Trump says 'many options' on Iran response

Washington DC, Sep 18: United States President Donald Trump has on Tuesday said he was not looking forward to meeting his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on the sideline of the United Natio...

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US Abortion Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since Roe v. Wade

US Abortion Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since Roe v. Wade

Wade affirmed a woman's right to the medical procedure. However, previous Guttmacher analyses have documented that abortion restrictions, while incredibly harmful at an individual level, were not the ...

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Nassau officers fatally shoot man who lunged at them with samurai sword

Nassau officers fatally shoot man who lunged at them with samurai sword

Sixteen-year-old Khaseen Morris had been challenged to a fight Monday by the ex-boyfriend of a girl he had innocently walked home from a party, authorities said . "This can't go on", Fitzpatrick said...

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Ilhan Omar Was Not Filmed Dancing on 9/11 Anniversary

The commander in chief tweeted the video, as well as Williams' false claim that it showed Omar partying on 9/11, with the message: " Ilhan Omar , a member of AOC Plus 3, will win us the Great Stat...

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Saudi crown prince seeks S.Korea's help to bolster defenses after attacks

Saudi crown prince seeks S.Korea's help to bolster defenses after attacks

In Abu Dhabi, Pompeo will talk with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi of the UAE, to discuss regional and bilateral issues, the statement added. On Tuesday, Energy Ministe...

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Afghan President Ghani survives blast that kills 24 at campaign rally

Afghan President Ghani survives blast that kills 24 at campaign rally

Taliban suicide bombers have killed 48 people in two separate attacks in Afghanistan, the deadliest taking place near an election rally by President Ashraf Ghani . Ghani is seeking a clear negotia...

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Sweatshirts with school shooting themes causing backlash for fashion company

Sweatshirts with school shooting themes causing backlash for fashion company

They're just tryna flex. So many people have assumed our message to be lazy just because of what they've been taught about black men. Like the irony of dying violently in a place you considered to be ...

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Palestinian Women Bleeds to Death after Being Shot by IOF

Palestinian Women Bleeds to Death after Being Shot by IOF

Middle East Eye has confirmed that the video is authentic. A shot is heard and she collapses, dropping something from her hand. One of the men then kicks the item out of reach. The Palestinians have a...

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Trump names new U.S. national security adviser after Bolton's ouster

Trump names new U.S. national security adviser after Bolton's ouster

He will be Trump's fourth national security adviser, replacing John Bolton , the hawkish national security adviser the president forced out last week. Before that, O'Brien has worked in other State...

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Cabinet approves ban on e-cigarettes

Cabinet approves ban on e-cigarettes

Speaking to the media, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the Union cabinet approved the ban on production, manufacture, import/export, transport, sale, distribution, storage and advertis...

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At least 27 children killed in Liberia school fire, say police

At least 27 children killed in Liberia school fire, say police

The children were sleeping in a building attached to a mosque at the Quranic Islamic School in Paynesville City when it caught fire at around 11 pm Liberia time, Presidential Press Secretary Isaac Sol...

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Fighting for survival: Keys to Netanyahu's return to power

Fighting for survival: Keys to Netanyahu's return to power

In a video posted to Facebook, Netanyahu called the step "disproportional" and 'unjust, ' claiming his Likud party was being targeted by the country's election commission. Gantz tried to paint Netan...

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South Korea culls thousands of pigs after confirming African swine fever

South Korea culls thousands of pigs after confirming African swine fever

South Korean President Moon Jae-in called for fast and stern quarantine measures to prevent the disease from wreaking havoc on the pork industry, the presidential Blue House said. The ministry did not...

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Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament probed in Supreme Court

Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament probed in Supreme Court

Michel Barnier , the EU's chief negotiator has said despite the United Kingdom making clear what its preferred choice for the backstop alternative was, the two sides shouldn't " pretend to be negotia...

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Australian hiker with 'snapped' leg makes 2-day crawl to safety

Australian hiker with 'snapped' leg makes 2-day crawl to safety

He also had painkillers but only a small amount of nuts and candies to eat across the course of his two-day crawl. "I could only get a meter or a meter-and-a-half each time before I had to stop", Pa...

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Three killed in Venice during boat race from Monte Carlo

Three killed in Venice during boat race from Monte Carlo

Italian speedboat race officials said the boat was trying to set a record for the route from Monte Carlo to Venice. The crash on Tuesday night also badly injured a fourth person aboard. Mr Buzzi has...

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Hurricane Humberto: Bermuda under hurricane warning as huge Category 3 storm approaches

Imelda is threatening to dump up to 18 inches (46 centimeters) of rain in parts of Southeast Texas and southwestern Louisiana as the tropical depression moves inland over the next few days. Initially ...

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Australian hiker rescued after leg 'clean snapped in half'

Australian hiker rescued after leg 'clean snapped in half'

He was winched to safety and taken to Brisbane's Princess Alexandra Hospital, where he spent the night. "I started sliding down the face of the rock and I slid about 20 foot, cartwheeled then slamme...

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Spain to hold repeat parliamentary election on November 10 - Acting PM Sanchez

Spain to hold repeat parliamentary election on November 10 - Acting PM Sanchez

Spain, with the fourth-largest economy in the European Union's euro currency zone, has been in political limbo since the Socialists emerged as the biggest party in a parliamentary election in April wi...

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China Says ‘Vice Ministerial’ Officials Will Be in Washington for Trade Talks

China Says ‘Vice Ministerial’ Officials Will Be in Washington for Trade Talks

Upon an invitation from the U.S. side, Liao Min, deputy director of the Office of the Central Commission for Financial and Economic Affairs and vice Finance Minister, will lead the delegation on Wedne...

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Activists push U.S. Congress to pass Hong Kong bill

Activists push U.S. Congress to pass Hong Kong bill

In Hong Kong, demonstrations against the party's encroachments on local autonomy are planned for National Day. Hong Kong, which was handed over to China in 1997, has been roiled by almost four month...

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Humberto strengthens into Category 1 hurricane

Humberto strengthens into Category 1 hurricane

Interests along the east coast of Florida should monitor the progress of this system. The Bahamas dodgedthe brunt of Humberto as it passed by Saturday with sustained winds around 70 miles per ho...

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Mexican tycoon arrested in the boating death of 11-year-old son

Mexican tycoon arrested in the boating death of 11-year-old son

The police chief also noted that both of Burillo's sons were struck by the boat in the water as the father attempted to rescue them. Burillo posted a $1,000,000 bond late Monday afternoon. Several M...

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Auto crashes through glass lobby doors

Auto crashes through glass lobby doors

A man drove his auto into the lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York, injuring several people, then got out and sat on a couch amidst the shattered glass as if nothing had happened. Authoritie...

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U.S. Navy Says Yes, Those 'Unidentified Aerial Phenomena' Videos Are Real

U.S. Navy Says Yes, Those 'Unidentified Aerial Phenomena' Videos Are Real

Incredibly high-tech drones? The pilots had no idea - and, according to a recent statement from Navy intelligence officials, neither does the US government. The first was shot near the coast of San Di...

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Australian man dies after attack by a swooping magpie

Australian man dies after attack by a swooping magpie

Locals performed CPR on him until an ambulance arrived, before he was airlifted to St George Hospital in a critical condition . He died later in the evening. Magpie attacks on cyclists are not uncomm...

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US woman crosses English Channel four times in record-breaking swim

US woman crosses English Channel four times in record-breaking swim

Sarah Thomas , 37, an open water marathon swimmer from the U.S. state of Colorado, could be seen in a video posted on Facebook arriving at Dover on the southern English coast with a group of supp...

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Supreme Court to hear appeals over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament

Supreme Court to hear appeals over Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament

Today The British Supreme Court is starting to consider whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson's disputed decision to suspend parliament's work for more than a month was legitimately. They must rule...

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