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Egyptian zoo accused of painting donkey to look like zebra

Egyptian zoo accused of painting donkey to look like zebra

Zoo officials denied making an ass of themselves, with the facility's director telling local radio station Nogoum FM that the animal is in fact a zebra and not a donkey in disguise. This is not the ...

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Severe thunderstorm warning, watch ended for GTA

Severe thunderstorm warning, watch ended for GTA

The advisory included much of southern Ontario, including Hamilton, Burlington, Brampton, Oakville, Milton, Vaughan, Newmarket, Mississauga, and Richmond Hill. The storms will reach portions of the Go...

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Turkey seeks closer cooperation with BRICS countries

Turkey seeks closer cooperation with BRICS countries

The 10th BRICS summit, hosted by South Africa in the financial capital Johannesburg , starts on Wednesday and lasts through Friday. Turkey is not a BRICS member, but Erdogan will attend in his ...

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Trump delays next Putin meeting until after 'Russia witch hunt is over'

Trump delays next Putin meeting until after 'Russia witch hunt is over'

In his opening remarks, Corker declared that senators have "serious doubts" about how the administration carries out foreign policy and suggested the White House "is making it up as they go". Pomp...

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Turkey moves USA pastor from prison to house arrest

Turkey moves USA pastor from prison to house arrest

Mattis tries to explain Trump's Iran tweet MORE called the decision to let pastor Andrew Brunson out of prison "long overdue", but cautioned that it is "not enough". A source in the United States ...

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Newborn baby with toilet paper stuffed in mouth found in Delhi Flight

Newborn baby with toilet paper stuffed in mouth found in Delhi Flight

The infant was found "lifeless and abandoned" in one of the plane's lavatories when the aircraft was being prepared for landing, according to a statement released by the airliner. DCP Bhatia said that...

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The heat in Japan broke a temperature record, 15 dead

The heat in Japan broke a temperature record, 15 dead

Yuichi Yamazaki/Getty ImagesA woman uses a parasol to escape the heat on July 22, 2018 in Ginza Tokyo, Japan . "It is so hot these days that I can not figure out whether I am in ( South Korea ) or ...

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N. Korea still making nuclear material: Pompeo

N. Korea still making nuclear material: Pompeo

A USA military transport plane was set to fly to an airfield in North Korea's northeastern city of Wonsan to accept the remains, Yonhap reported. However, the USA has repeatedly indicated it will on...

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Saudi Arabia halts oil exports via Red Sea after Yemeni retaliatory attacks

Saudi Arabia halts oil exports via Red Sea after Yemeni retaliatory attacks

Brent crude futures had risen 66 cents, or 0.9%, to US$74.59 a barrel by 0019 GMT, after gaining 0.7% on Wednesday. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 2 cents at $69.28, hove...

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UK: Unhappy marriage not grounds for divorce, supreme court rules

UK: Unhappy marriage not grounds for divorce, supreme court rules

Tini Owens, 68, has been denied a divorce from her millionaire husband Hugh Owens, 80, by the Britain's Supreme Court. Hugh denied the allegations about his behaviour, and while admitting that their...

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Japan Executes Six More Members of Doomsday Cult

The cult, which envisioned overthrowing the government, amassed an arsenal of chemical, biological and conventional weapons in anticipation of an apocalyptic showdown. The bearded, self-proclaimed gur...

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Government seized more than 100 Trump-related tapes from Cohen

Government seized more than 100 Trump-related tapes from Cohen

Fox News chief judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano on Wednesday weighed in on a newly released audio tape of a conversation between President Donald Trump and his former personal attorney Michae...

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Imran Khan may have early lead in Pakistan elections, unofficial results show

Imran Khan may have early lead in Pakistan elections, unofficial results show

The sound of fire crackers echoed in the night sky. Earlier yesterday, doctors have requested authorities to shift former prime minister Nawaz Sharif to hospital from Adiala jail, citing his ill h...

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White House press corps shows unity after reporter barred

White House press corps shows unity after reporter barred

Olivier Knox, president of the White House Correspondents Association (WHCA), denounced the White House decision. It can not stand. Reporters asking questions of powerful government officials, up to a...

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Thai boys turn monks, for 9 days..

Thai boys turn monks, for 9 days..

Eleven of the boys and their coach attend the merit-making ceremony at a Buddhist temple. The boys, whose ages range from 11 to 16, will live in a Buddhist temple for nine days, the same length of t...

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Fire or possible blast apparent near US Embassy in Beijing

Fire or possible blast apparent near US Embassy in Beijing

A fire or possible explosion has taken place outside the USA embassy in Beijing amid reports a woman was detained after spraying herself with petrol. Witnesses posted images on Twitter of smoke surr...

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European Commission President Set to Face Trump and His Tweets

European Commission President Set to Face Trump and His Tweets

Trump also said the European Union had agreed to buy "a lot of soybeans" and increase its imports of liquefied natural gas from the U.S. And the two agreed to resolve a dispute over U.S. The euro ...

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ISIS Attacks Kill at Least 150 in Southern Syrian City

ISIS Attacks Kill at Least 150 in Southern Syrian City

Citing the Syrian regime's state media agency, NPR's Ruth Sherlock reports, "The news report says a motorcycle bomber struck the marketplace just after dawn". The attacks included a suicide bombing at...

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North Korea still making nuclear material: Pompeo

North Korea still making nuclear material: Pompeo

Pompeo responded and said at one point, "I saw the glee on your side walking away, trying to make a political point from that". He said he would be happy to answer the latter question if necessary i...

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House Conservatives File to Impeach Rod Rosenstein

House Conservatives File to Impeach Rod Rosenstein

Enough is enough, ' Jordan said in a statement on Wednesday. Reps. Mark Meadows , R-N.C., and Jim Jordan , R-Ohio, allege in the filing that Rosenstein has failed to respond to congressional d...

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Police identify girl killed in Toronto shooting

Police identify girl killed in Toronto shooting

Julianna Kozis , 10, was killed in the shooting rampage on Sunday in Toronto's popular Greektown neighborhood. The deadly shooting spree in Toronto's Greektown that left two victims dead com...

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Giuliani: Tapes Show Cohen 'Explaining Something' Trump 'Doesn't Understand'

Giuliani: Tapes Show Cohen 'Explaining Something' Trump 'Doesn't Understand'

A transcript, provided by Trump's legal team, shows that the then-GOP presidential nominee does not register confusion or surprise when Cohen refers to a plan to purchase the rights to McDougal's stor...

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Trump's planned White House meeting with Putin pushed back to next year

Trump's planned White House meeting with Putin pushed back to next year

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin never occurred. Bump noted that the Washington Post's initial transcript , provided by Bloomberg, also lacked the important question...

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Stormy Daniels An Adulterer, Husband Charges

Stormy Daniels An Adulterer, Husband Charges

The husband of adult-film actress Stormy Daniels , whose allegation of a onetime sexual liaison with U.S. President Donald Trump triggered a legal imbroglio and made her a household name, has filed...

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Swedish student's protest of refugee deportation on plane goes viral

Swedish student's protest of refugee deportation on plane goes viral

Speaking in English, she explained that the man was being deported to Afghanistan "where he will most likely get killed ". Errson's livestream has been viewed over 2.6 million times on Facebook ...

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Cohen recording of pay-off talk broadcast on US TV

Cohen recording of pay-off talk broadcast on US TV

Last night, Lanny Davis , Michael Cohen's lawyer, released a tape to CNN . Cohen quickly replies, "No, no, no, no, no". Cohen's attorney Lanny Davis provided CNN the September 2016 recordin...

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U.S. airlines change Taiwan reference on websites ahead of Chinese deadline

U.S. airlines change Taiwan reference on websites ahead of Chinese deadline

In a tweet, Tsai said that Taiwan was now like "the canary in the coal mine of China's rise". American and Delta Air Lines still mentioned "Taiwan" as an entity on parts of their websites Wedn...

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Paul Ryan Dismisses President Trump's Security Clearance Revocation Threat As 'Trolling'

Paul Ryan Dismisses President Trump's Security Clearance Revocation Threat As 'Trolling'

Trump has called the probe a witch hunt and denied collusion. Each man worked for Republican and Democratic presidents and never sought to enter politics - but both have said they feel compelled to sp...

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Trump Looking To Meet Putin In 2019

Trump Looking To Meet Putin In 2019

Ushakov said the two sides had not yet started work on organising the Washington meeting. Many members of Congress had objected to the two leaders meeting again in the fall and said Putin would ...

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New Trump-Cohen audio recording captures talk of Playboy model payoff

New Trump-Cohen audio recording captures talk of Playboy model payoff

In the September 2016 conversation, Trump and Cohen discussed paying the parent company of the National Enquirer tabloid for the rights to the story of former Playboy model Karen McDougal , Giu...

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Pakistan's Who's Who vote in knife-edge election

Pakistan's Who's Who vote in knife-edge election

PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif cast his vote in Model Town, Lahore. Mariyum Aurangzeb said: "the PML-N categorically rejects the election results". Mushahid Hussain Sayed. Television news projection...

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Thunderstorm warning but temperatures still set to soar to 36C

Thunderstorm warning but temperatures still set to soar to 36C

There is a slight chance that power cuts could occur and other services to some homes and businesses could be lost. Where these take place, torrential downpours with a much as 30 mm of rainfall in 1...

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Brock Turner sought 'outercourse' with victim, says lawyer for ex-Stanford student

Brock Turner sought 'outercourse' with victim, says lawyer for ex-Stanford student

Turner's lawyer, Eric Multhaup, was given 15 minutes to argue why the conviction should be overturned before a panel of three state appellate judges, composed of two women and one man. But the poker...

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Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed by pickaxe-wielding man

Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed by pickaxe-wielding man

The star, which Trump received in 2007 for his role on NBC's " The Apprentice ", was defaced with spray paint in 2016. Why does Donald Trump have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? The va...

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Amazon UK chief foresees 'civil unrest' for no-deal Brexit

Amazon UK chief foresees 'civil unrest' for no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that from now on she will personally lead negotiations with the European Union on how the country should be separated from the bloc . "Actually the fac...

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