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Walker reacts to Trump's call for Harley boycott

Walker reacts to Trump's call for Harley boycott

A really bad move! "I think the companies need to recognize that they have continued over the years to complain to the US government and to officials that [Harley's foreign rivals] have an unfair ad...

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Egypt authorities thwart attempted bombing of Coptic church outside Cairo

Egypt authorities thwart attempted bombing of Coptic church outside Cairo

A militant wearing a suicide vest was prevented from approaching a church in Qalyubiyah, a governorate north of Cairo , and detonated the vest about 250 metres from the church, killing himself but no...

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Former NFL, WWE star Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart dead at 63

Former NFL, WWE star Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart dead at 63

Neidhart would later compete sporadically on the independent wrestling circuits after his release from WWE , WWF at the time, in 1997. Together with Bret Hart, Neidhart won two WWE World Tag Team C...

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FBI Fires Peter Strzok, The Agent Who Sent Anti-Trump Texts

FBI Fires Peter Strzok, The Agent Who Sent Anti-Trump Texts

The FBI has fired Peter Strzok , the agent who sent numerous anti-Trump texts while he was part of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email, the Washington Post reported Monday . "The list...

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Man flew plane into home after domestic incident

Man flew plane into home after domestic incident

A pilot who was killed after crashing a plane into a Utah home he owned Monday morning was arrested on a domestic violence charge hours before he piloted the aircraft into the building where his wife ...

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Seattle stolen plane: Suspect's family mourn

Seattle stolen plane: Suspect's family mourn "loving son"

As he flew the stolen 76-seat passenger plane above the Seattle area for almost an hour on Friday night, Richard B. Russell was asked by an air traffic controller whether he was comfortable "just fl...

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South & North Korea to hold summit in Pyongyang in September

South & North Korea to hold summit in Pyongyang in September

South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon and Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country, arrive for their meeting at the truce village of Panmunjom i...

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Trump's former adviser Omarosa Newman says she secretly taped her firing

In her Meet the Press interview with host Chuck Todd , Manigault took issue with a comment Kelly made about how "the staff works for me, not the president ". I never watched " The Apprentice ", didn...

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Littoral states agree on Caspian Sea status

Littoral states agree on Caspian Sea status

The deal goes some way to settling a long-lasting dispute on whether the Caspian is a sea or a lake - which means it falls under different worldwide laws. "I am confident that the results of Aktau Sum...

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Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

The Swiss-made Pilatus PC-6 Porter single-engine plane operated by Dimonin Air was reported missing on Saturday during a 45-minute flight from Tanah Merah in Boven Digul district to Oksibil, the distr...

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Erdogan claims U.S. 'is behind plot to make Turkey kneel'

Erdogan claims U.S. 'is behind plot to make Turkey kneel'

The already embattled Turkish lira tumbled some 16 percent against the dollar on Friday as US President Donald Trump said he had doubled steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey . The eurozone's chi...

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Taliban fighters still occupy parts of key Afghan city overrun on Friday

Taliban fighters still occupy parts of key Afghan city overrun on Friday

Taliban forces have been making inroads in several parts of Afghanistan with major offensives in recent months. Rezaye said additional reinforcements had been rushed to Ghazni late Friday, after ...

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China has prevented ‘great tragedy’ in Xinjiang, state-run paper says

China has prevented ‘great tragedy’ in Xinjiang, state-run paper says

China's security presence there has prevented Xinjiang from becoming another Syria or Libya, it added. "When the same evil influence was spreading in Xinjiang, it was decisively curbed". The Chinese...

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Former White House aide says she recorded sacking to ‘protect herself’

Former White House aide says she recorded sacking to ‘protect herself’

The White House Situation Room is one of the most secure locations on the planet. Don't miss out on the latest news and information. "I had a blind spot when it came to Donald Trump ". In the b...

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Euro nears 13-month low after Turkish lira slides

Euro nears 13-month low after Turkish lira slides

Washington had already imposed sanctions on two Turkish ministers earlier this month and on Friday President Donald Trump announced a doubling of USA tariffs of Turkish steel and aluminium, sayi...

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‘If they have dollar, we have our Allah’: Erdogan

‘If they have dollar, we have our Allah’: Erdogan

Import taxes for aluminum will be 20 percent. This is double the level the president imposed on a range of countries earlier this year, including European Union member states. Turkey's President Re...

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Turkey's president calls lira plunge

Turkey's president calls lira plunge "plot", threatens to seek new alliances

It was trading at 7.09 against the U.S. dollar before recovering some of the losses. All eyes will be on the lira when foreign exchange markets reopen on Monday after the weekend pause. " MASAK sta...

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IGP: PDRM still hunting for Jho Low

IGP: PDRM still hunting for Jho Low

The luxury yacht, believed to have links with Jho Low and the 1MDB scandal, arrived in Malaysia on Aug 7 after being handed over by the Indonesian authorities. The DOJ says over US$4.5 billion was mis...

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Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Considering a US Presidential Run

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Considering a US Presidential Run

In a political scene unthinkable just months ago, Avenatti was the closing speaker at the Democratic Wing Ding in Clear Lake, Iowa - a traditional stop for presidential hopefuls. "And for many , I'...

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Baltimore officer suspended after punching incident recorded

Baltimore officer suspended after punching incident recorded

The man's blood starts pooling on the sidewalk. A federal investigation past year found Baltimore law enforcement has patterns of excessive use of force, racial profiling, and unconstitutional pol...

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Palestinian flags 'in the heart of Tel-Aviv' anger Israeli PM

Palestinian flags 'in the heart of Tel-Aviv' anger Israeli PM

The rally marked further fallout from the explosive Nation-State law and came a week after thousands of Druze, also members of the Arab minority, packed the same city square last week. "Yesterday we r...

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Tourist killed by hippo while taking pictures in Kenya

Tourist killed by hippo while taking pictures in Kenya

There have now been six fatal hippo attacks at Lake Naivasha this year. Chang Ming Chuang , 66, was savaged by the animal on the shores of Lake Naivasha last night, according to the East African na...

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Turkey to say 'bye bye' to ally prefer for terrorists

Turkey to say 'bye bye' to ally prefer for terrorists

The lira's plunge to a record low and fears of a contagion sparked tremors through global markets, dragging a gauge for emerging-market currencies down on Friday to the lowest in more than a year. Pre...

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Heather Heyer Remembered By Lawmakers, Activists On Charlottesville Anniversary

Heather Heyer Remembered By Lawmakers, Activists On Charlottesville Anniversary

For instance, one story mentions white nationalists briefly but focuses on the groups being denied service by ride-sharing companies, restaurants, lodging, and social media sites, rather than what...

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Blast near Syrian-Turkish border kills at least 18; cause unclear

Blast near Syrian-Turkish border kills at least 18; cause unclear

Now around 60 percent of Idlib province is controlled by Hayat Tahrir Al Sham (HTS), a coalition of anti-government groups which includes a faction which used to give its allegiance to Al-Qaeda. A chi...

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President Trump Tweets Support for a Harley-Davidson Boycott

President Trump Tweets Support for a Harley-Davidson Boycott

A really bad move! Cox's comment is striking given the context of bikers' complaints, and Trump's push for more products to be made in the U.S. "I'm riding my last Harley". Trump met Saturday with...

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Inside compound where child's body found: Ammo, toys, assault rifle books

Inside compound where child's body found: Ammo, toys, assault rifle books

All five adults arrested on August 3 are now being held without bond, and an investigation is ongoing into what exactly happened at the New Mexico compound , where 16 people were living in what Taos ...

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British passenger arrested on Emirates flight for ordering a glass of wine

British passenger arrested on Emirates flight for ordering a glass of wine

The dentist says she was thrown in a " baking hot and foul smelling " airport detention centre and her little girl Bibi was forced to go to the toilet on the cell floor. I stayed awake for the whole...

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Trump vows to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey

Trump vows to double steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey

Trump tweeted out on Friday. Import taxes for aluminum will be 20 percent. This is double the level the president imposed on a range of countries earlier this year, including European Union member ...

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Saudi official says Canada dispute won't affect oil sales

Saudi official says Canada dispute won't affect oil sales

On Sunday, Saudi Arabia expelled Canada's ambassador, suspended diplomatic relations and slammed the door to new trade with Canada. The Prime Minister said that Freeland held extensive talks with he...

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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearing date set for September 4

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearing date set for September 4

Manchin voted to confirm President Trump's previous Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch. The first day of hearings will be dedicated to opening statements from senators. July 31: Senate Judiciary ...

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Ten in hospital after shooting in Manchester

Ten in hospital after shooting in Manchester

Some required surgery, he added. Local councillor Pat Karney said one man suffered a broken leg when he was believed to be attempting to flee the incident while the others who were injured had susta...

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Turkey Will Confront ‘Economic War,' Vows Erdogan

Turkey Will Confront ‘Economic War,' Vows Erdogan

The U.S.is the biggest importer of Turkish steel, and on Friday President Donald Trump said he will authorize higher tariffs on steel and aluminum from Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisa...

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Turkish president Erdogan rails against United States tariffs in media offensive

Turkish president Erdogan rails against United States tariffs in media offensive

The U.S. exported $9.75 billion worth of goods-mostly cotton, scrap iron, steel, civilian aircraft parts, coal, and petroleum gases-to Turkey, and imported $9.42 billion worth of goods from them. Time...

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Three terrorists arrested in Salt raid

Three terrorists arrested in Salt raid

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Friday's bomb blast and the identity of the suspects in Salt was not immediately known. It raised new concerns about attempts by domestic and foreign...

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