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Nobel Committee Is Unfair, Trump Says

Nobel Committee Is Unfair, Trump Says

President Trump deserves one but won't get it. "Well, they gave one to Obama immediately upon his ascent to the presidency and he had no idea why he got it", Trump said despite not being asked ab...

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Tropical storm warnings issued for T&T, Grenada

Tropical storm warnings issued for T&T, Grenada

Jerry is moving west-northwest at 16 miles per hour. Last week, Houston officials said at least five deaths were linked to the remnants of Imelda which deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana and drew...

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Hong Kong protests: China flag trampled in mall unrest

Hong Kong protests: China flag trampled in mall unrest

The former British colony also marks the fifth anniversary this weekend of the start of the "Umbrella" protests, a series of pro-democracy demonstrations in 2014 that failed to wrestle concessions fro...

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European leaders say Iran behind Saudi attack, urge dialogue

European leaders say Iran behind Saudi attack, urge dialogue

Yemen's Iran-aligned Houti movement has claimed responsibility. Speaking after he arrived in NY on Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Iran's message to the world "is peace, stability and ...

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OMG: British couple caught at Sialkot airport trying to smuggle 25kg heroin

OMG: British couple caught at Sialkot airport trying to smuggle 25kg heroin

The couple were getting ready to fly out through an worldwide flight but have now been handed over to the Anti-Narcotics Force (ASF) for additional investigation in the case. The ASF authorities took ...

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On Religious Freedom, President Trump Just Sent a Message to the World

On Religious Freedom, President Trump Just Sent a Message to the World

The president has called Johnson "Britain Trump". " President Trump and I have not". Boris John told reporters on his plane to NY that the U.K blamed Iran for the attack on the oil facilities. Al...

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Botham Jean’s parents anxious about upcoming trial, says Dallas County DA

Botham Jean’s parents anxious about upcoming trial, says Dallas County DA

Amid an outcry, Guyger was arrested days later on a manslaughter charge and then fired after almost five years with the department. As Guyger said in her 911 call right after the shooting, she tho...

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The autumnal equinox, or fall is upon us

The autumnal equinox, or fall is upon us

Google is welcoming the start of the fall solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and the start of the spring solstice in the Southern Hemisphere with new Doodles. In other words, it is the moment at whi...

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UK Supreme Court to rule Tuesday on Parliament suspension

UK Supreme Court to rule Tuesday on Parliament suspension

He has also not ruled out seeking another suspension of Parliament. Boris Johnson is under pressure to apologies for his comments. Now politicians are not due to return to the Houses of Parliament...

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Indonesia to fault design flaw, oversight lapses in 737 MAX crash

Indonesia to fault design flaw, oversight lapses in 737 MAX crash

In July it was revealed that the Boeing 737 MAX planes were unlikely to restart operations until 2020 as it will take time to fix a flight-control software and complete other work. Paul Njoroge , wh...

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Several dozen alien hunters gather near secretive US base at 'Area 51'

Several dozen alien hunters gather near secretive US base at 'Area 51'

The "Storm Area 51 " invitation has meanwhile spawned weekend festivals in the two tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko which are located near the site, about a two and a half hours drive from Las Ve...

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Woman trapped under an angry camel ‘bit his testicles’ to escape

Woman trapped under an angry camel ‘bit his testicles’ to escape

The couple and their dog upset the camel, and it eventually sat on the woman. The woman, possibly out of self-defense, bit the camel's testicles. According to WAFB , the woman was transferred to a ...

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Protesters clash with Egypt security forces

Protesters clash with Egypt security forces

Egypt's State Information Service released a statement to Cairo-based worldwide journalists on Saturday evening, reminding them to "abide by internationally recognized professional standards" in cover...

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Buildings torched in Papua protest

Buildings torched in Papua protest

Students responded by filtering through the town and torching several buildings, including government and public facilities, as police and military struggled to contain the unrest throughout the day. ...

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Afghan officials: 40 civilians killed in anti-Taliban raid

Afghan officials: 40 civilians killed in anti-Taliban raid

US and Afghan forces carried out the operation in the district in Helmand to neutralize a group of al-Qaida fighters who "presented an imminent threat", Jacques said. The statement further added that ...

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Howdy Modi: Trump's speech wins Modi's standing ovation

Howdy Modi: Trump's speech wins Modi's standing ovation

Modi reached NY after the mega show at Houston , where he and Trump addressed a crowd of over 50,000 Indian-Americans. "Will be in Houston to be with my friend". PM Modi also backed the US Presid...

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Former Fort Benning soldier arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation in Kansas

Former Fort Benning soldier arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation in Kansas

Just over two years after joining the Army , on July 8, 2019, Smith was transferred to Fort Riley. Prosecutors also said Smith discussed a plan to kill so-called "antifa" activists, militant le...

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Iraq, Saudi, Other PG States Part of Iran’s Peace Initiative: Zarif

Iraq, Saudi, Other PG States Part of Iran’s Peace Initiative: Zarif

The move dismantled part of former U.S. President Barack Obama's legacy and upset U.S. allies who were party to the agreement, which was created to restrict Tehran's pathway to a nuclear bomb in exc...

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Johnson: UK to consider joining US-led military effort in Gulf

Johnson: UK to consider joining US-led military effort in Gulf

Under that agreement, Iran committed to limit its nuclear program in return for relief from USA and other sanctions that had crippled its economy. Britain has concluded that Iran was responsible for...

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Trump upbeat on Johnson's idea of new Iran deal

Trump upbeat on Johnson's idea of new Iran deal

US has slapped more sanctions on Iran, penalizing the Iranian Central Bank while the Pentagon said it was sending USA troops to bolster Saudi Arabia's air and missile defenses after the largest-ever a...

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Macron to meet Trump, Rouhani to push mediation efforts

Macron to meet Trump, Rouhani to push mediation efforts

He did not elaborate. "When the Americans aren't willing (to let Iran participate), we must insist on travelling", Rouhani said. PM Modi and President Trump came together to address the Indian-A...

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Bus crash kills 26 in northwest Pakistan, after brakes fail

Bus crash kills 26 in northwest Pakistan, after brakes fail

Wakil says rescue efforts were facing difficulties in the remote mountainous terrain due to lack of needed equipment and resources. The police said the bus driver fell asleep while driving and hit a...

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Dozens of people march for lost glacier

Dozens of people march for lost glacier

Pizol "has lost so much substance that from a scientific perspective it is no longer a glacier", said Alessandra Degiacomi, of the Swiss Association for Climate Protection, prior to the ceremony takin...

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7 children killed in Nairobi classroom collapse

7 children killed in Nairobi classroom collapse

Majority of the injuries sustained by the pupils are cuts and fractures. Television stations showed images of rescue workers sifting through metal sheeting and slabs of concrete at the Precious Tale...

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Weather warning issued for heavy rain in the south east

Weather warning issued for heavy rain in the south east

The Met Office has issued two yellow weather warnings for Sussex. It is set to last throughout Tuesday until 3pm. The Met Office said flooding of a few homes and businesses is likely and that publ...

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Tarpon Springs Woman Accused of Abusing Dog

Tarpon Springs Woman Accused of Abusing Dog

She has been jailed in lieu of $5,000 bail as she awaits her first arraignment. The pet owner was booked at Pinellas County Jail the same day on felony charges of animal cruelty, officials said. Mr ...

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Indo-US Ties Stronger After PM Modi-Trump

Indo-US Ties Stronger After PM Modi-Trump "Friendship": Nikki Haley

The two leaders, like-minded nationalists fond of fiery rallies and skeptical of traditional media, heaped praise on each other in an unusual joint appearance inside a football stadium in Houston . W...

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Festival-like atmosphere at NRG stadium for 'Howdy Modi' event in Houston

Festival-like atmosphere at NRG stadium for 'Howdy Modi' event in Houston

A guest wears the India and United States flags at the event hosted by the Texas India Forum. "People in India should realise that contrary to what they think, the Republican party and President Tr...

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PM Imran meets USA dignitaries to garner support on occupied Kashmir

PM Imran meets USA dignitaries to garner support on occupied Kashmir

Prime Minister Imran Khan also held meetings with U.S. lawmakers, diplomats, to highlight the humanitarian crisis in Indian Occupied Kashmir arising out of India's August 5 unilateral and illegal step...

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Iran to release British-flagged tanker

Iran to release British-flagged tanker

The process for the tanker to exit Iranian waters has been started, but the legal case against the ship is still open, Afifipour reportedly told Fars. "We want Iran to come in from the cold, but the o...

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Obama: Climate Change Will 'Dramatically' Define Future More than Any Other Challenge

Obama: Climate Change Will 'Dramatically' Define Future More than Any Other Challenge

Events kicked off in Australia , where protesters marched in 110 towns and cities, including Sydney and the national capital, Canberra. Many of those high school students are still too young to vot...

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Brexit deal possible; Irish backstop could be replaced, says EU’s Junker

Brexit deal possible; Irish backstop could be replaced, says EU’s Junker

Address business leaders in Spain on Thursday, Mr Barclay warned the European Union against a rigid approach, urging for "creativity and flexibility", acknowledging that the final details of an altern...

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US President Donald Trump says he discussed corruption with Ukraine's president

US President Donald Trump says he discussed corruption with Ukraine's president

Trump told reporters that the July 25 call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy was "congratulatory" and focused on corruption in the East European nation. "And I think it's fair after what ...

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Suspected drug overdose kills 3, sickens 4 in Pittsburgh

Suspected drug overdose kills 3, sickens 4 in Pittsburgh

According to WPXI-TV , police said there were "no initial signs of any drug paraphernalia or needles found during their investigation so far", and that "early indications" point to the problem occurri...

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German coalition agrees climate package

German coalition agrees climate package

The CDU/CSU has said they aim to ensure the well-being of German businesses, but they risk losing ground to more liberal parties if they are seen as lagging behind on calls to fight climate change. Th...

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