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Quake hits Indonesia: Nearly 700 hikers trapped in volcano

Quake hits Indonesia: Nearly 700 hikers trapped in volcano

A number of Britons have been confirmed safe after an natural disaster on Indonesia's Lombok island killed at least 15 people and injured more than 160 others, the Foreign Office has said. The 6.4-m...

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Zimbabwe election: Both sides certain of winning

Zimbabwe election: Both sides certain of winning

The elections in Zimbabwe are the first since Robert Mugabe was forced out of his presidency previous year. The commission said it would announce the results of Zimbabwe's presidential race, p...

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Donald Trump: Jeff Sessions Should Stop Bob Mueller Witch Hunt 'Right Now'

He was out to STOP THE ELECTION OF DONALD TRUMP . "Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our country any further", Trump tweete...

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Judge raps prosecutors over testimony on Manafort's luxuries

Judge raps prosecutors over testimony on Manafort's luxuries

The question of collusion with Russian Federation is not at the heart of the case against Manafort - the charges largely pre-date the five months he worked for Trump during a pivotal period in the 201...

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Anti-Muslim activist Tommy Robinson freed from prison on bail

Anti-Muslim activist Tommy Robinson freed from prison on bail

That hearing was adjourned until 22 May, when the judge explained that the filming could have the effect of derailing the trial. This meant that, as long as he did not commit further offences in 18 ...

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Fires explode in Northern California

Fires explode in Northern California

The River Fire is farther south and Saturday night spread to a point three miles west of Lakeport, a community on the west shore of Clear Lake. REDDING, Calif. Update: 12:30 p.m. Over 10,000 st...

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Ontario government defends move to cancel basic income pilot project

Ontario government defends move to cancel basic income pilot project

She also said that a three per cent increase in social assistance payments promised by the previous Liberal government would be cut to 1.5 per cent as the province works on a plan to revamp the syst...

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Trump touts his popularity with Republicans at Florida rally

As Casey speaks, DeSantis is seen showing their young daughter how to " build a wall " with toy bricks - a reference to Trump's plan to erect a wall on the US-Mexico border - and reading from Trum...

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France bans smartphones in schools

In fact, all types of Internet-connected devices, presumably including smartwatches and everything else, are prohibited on school premises. Speaking with LCI News , France's Education Minister Je...

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President Trump Willing to Let Government Shut Down Over Border Wall

President Trump Willing to Let Government Shut Down Over Border Wall

Those consequences were that parents were separated from their children when they were sent to federal detention, while the children were sent to shelters. Illinois Democrat Richard Durbin made the re...

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Fort Myers Teen Studying Abroad Drowns in Israel

Fort Myers Teen Studying Abroad Drowns in Israel

All three tried to swim ashore but Jones didn't make it out of the water. The tragedy comes just months after TeNiya Elmore Jones, who just earned a spot at her school's pre-med program, lost her 22...

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United States culture ‘less hospitable to people of faith,’ AG Sessions says

United States culture ‘less hospitable to people of faith,’ AG Sessions says

The Attorney General standing shoulder-to-shoulder this morning with anti-LGBTQ extremists tells you everything you need to know about what today's announcement was really all about. "Rather than ensu...

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Rand takes a knock on Ramaphosa’s land expropriation talk

Rand takes a knock on Ramaphosa’s land expropriation talk

However, the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday that the ANC would support an amendment to a section of South Africa's Constitution to "explicitly" expropriate land without com...

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Swedish royal jewels stolen from cathedral

The two men hurriedly jumped on board and it sped off", he said. The crowns and orb are made of gold and enamel and encrusted with beads, crystals and pearls. Maria Ellior of the Swedish police'...

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Giuseppe Conte: Trump's most useful friend in Europe

Giuseppe Conte: Trump's most useful friend in Europe

He praised Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte for his tough stance in border control. The two leaders then held a one-on-one Oval Office meeting and more extensive bilateral discussions befor...

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Mnangagwa's ruling ZANU-PF claims majority in Zimbabwe election

Mnangagwa's ruling ZANU-PF claims majority in Zimbabwe election

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission results showed Mnangagwa's ZANU-PF cruising to a big majority after picking up 109 seats against 41 for the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC). The EU ...

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Infiltrators are not always terrorists: Mamata Banerjee

Infiltrators are not always terrorists: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today sharpened her attack on the BJP over the draft National Register of Citizens ( NRC ) in Assam , accusing the party of playing vote-bank politics, w...

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Tommy Robinson wins appeal over contempt sentence, will be released

A judge at Canterbury Crown Court gave him a three-month suspended sentence and told him his punishment was not about "freedom of speech or freedom of the press" but about "justice and ensuring that a...

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What Is a 3D Printed Gun and How Are Even They Legal?

What Is a 3D Printed Gun and How Are Even They Legal?

On Monday, Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson-along with 20 states-sent a letter to the federal government, urging it to reconsider its recent decision to allow the online publication of 3D-print...

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North Korea Is Building New Missiles

North Korea Is Building New Missiles

North Korea's intention was to deceive the U.S.by misconstruing the number of warheads as well as research facilities they have, while claiming they have fully denuclearized, the Post reported , c...

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Cruise ship guards first tried to scare polar bear away

Cruise ship guards first tried to scare polar bear away

Hapag-Lloyd Cruises said its ship was docked at Spitsbergen, the largest island on Norway's Svalbard archipelago, on Saturday when the bear attacked a guard hired to go on shore before passengers to...

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Student Body Calls for Extension of NRC to Other North Eastern States

Student Body Calls for Extension of NRC to Other North Eastern States

South Asia director at Human Rights Watch Meenakshi Ganguly urged Indian authorities to act swiftly "to ensure the rights of Muslims and other vulnerable communities in Assam are protected from statel...

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Man fired after swerving to hit puddles, splash unsuspecting pedestrians

Man fired after swerving to hit puddles, splash unsuspecting pedestrians

A spokesperson for the Ottawa Police Service, who had been investigating the incident, said on Monday that no charges have been laid in the incident. This guy in Canada might have wished he'd just...

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Jury picked for trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

Jury picked for trial of ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort

Trump has repeatedly denounced the special counsel's investigation as a politically motivated "witch hunt" and denied there was any collusion with Moscow to defeat Democratic presidential nominee Hill...

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Royal Family crown jewels STOLEN in Sweden as suspects chased on motorboat

Royal Family crown jewels STOLEN in Sweden as suspects chased on motorboat

The jewels were stored in the cathedral in the town of Strängnäs. The subsequent manhunt has not yet resulted in any arrests and authorities appear to have few indications as to where the men may ha...

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Awkward: Hunt makes 'Japanese wife' mistake in China

Awkward: Hunt makes 'Japanese wife' mistake in China

Hunt is in Beijing to explore possible talks on a trade deal with China following the UK's exit from the European Union . Hunt said the United Kingdom is willing to work with China to boost the...

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Complete Draft NRC released in Assam

Complete Draft NRC released in Assam

How many Bangladeshi infiltrators are there among these 40 lakh? Security has been tightened across the state, which borders Bangladesh, as thousands of Bengali-speaking Muslims worry about being se...

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Largest king penguin colony in the world shrinks by 90 percent

Largest king penguin colony in the world shrinks by 90 percent

Aerial and satellite images show breeding pair numbers have fallen 88% in the last three decades, an article in the journal Antarctic Science says. However, when researchers from the Chizé Center ...

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North Korea possibly constructing new intercontinental ballistic missiles

The US official was speaking anonymously to the Reuters news agency after The Washington Post reported that one or two new liquid-fuelled missiles appeared to be under construction. She also noted t...

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Facebook grapples with evolving threat in the countdown to midterm elections

Facebook grapples with evolving threat in the countdown to midterm elections

We face determined, well-funded adversaries who will never give up and are constantly changing tactics . It publicly said it had been unable to tie the accounts to Russian Federation, whose Intern...

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2 killed in Aurora shooting, one by officers

2 killed in Aurora shooting, one by officers

Officers heard gunshots inside of the home. According to a statement released on behalf of Police Chief Nick Metz, emergency services received "multiple calls" about a disturbance on Monday. Prope...

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Aeromexico plane carrying 101 people crashes near airport in northern Mexico

Aeromexico plane carrying 101 people crashes near airport in northern Mexico

Cardoza said in an interview that around 85 people had been injured, adding that a fire resulting from the accident had been put out. Passengers said there had been "a unusual movement" on takeoff a...

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Trump defends trade, tariff policies during rally in Florida

Trump is set to rally supporters in Tampa on Tuesday for DeSantis and Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who is running for Senate . By noon on Tuesday, several hundred people had already lined up for the e...

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Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt elections

Facebook finds 'sophisticated' efforts to disrupt elections

The identified accounts sought to "promote divisions and set Americans against one another", wrote Ben Nimmo and Graham Brookie of the Atlantic Council's Digital Forensic Research Lab in a blog post ...

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States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

States suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

They said the Trump administration had failed to explain why it settled the case and that its decision violated their ability to regulate firearms and keep citizens safe. "It's a far reach for t...

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