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Trump Makes Light Of Terrorists Who Killed US Soldiers In Omarosa Tape

Trump Makes Light Of Terrorists Who Killed US Soldiers In Omarosa Tape

Newman reportedly made the recording on October 27, 2017, when Trump walked into a meeting of the White House communications team and began discussing the Niger situation with staff members (who lac...

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Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz passes away

A pivotal member of the PML-N, Kulsoom ensured the party remained active in testing times. The former first lady of Pakistan had suffered a cardiac arrest and placed on a ventilator in June this y...

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Florence roars back to hurricane status

Florence roars back to hurricane status

Florence rapidly strengthened into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and SC, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the ea...

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Alexandria woman kills husband in Walmart parking lot

Alexandria woman kills husband in Walmart parking lot

Alexandria police say 31-year-old Kayla Coutee was arrested on Saturday after they responded to a shooting outside a Walmart. Coutee alleges that Giles hit him when he leaned into the vehicle to give ...

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Abortion rights backers send Collins 3,000 coat hangers over Kavanaugh vote

Abortion rights backers send Collins 3,000 coat hangers over Kavanaugh vote

Wade , which legalized a woman's right to obtain an abortion, as an "important precedent" during his recent Senate hearing , including when he was asked directly about the 2003 email. Circuit Court C...

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Saudi princess reports theft of €800000 worth of jewels at Paris Ritz

Saudi princess reports theft of €800000 worth of jewels at Paris Ritz

There were no signs that the room had been broken into, the source said. The woman told prosecutors the belongings were not left in the room's safe. The Princess alleged the heist happened last Frid...

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NY Times: Chinese Might Face Human Rights Sanctions

NY Times: Chinese Might Face Human Rights Sanctions

The group called for their release. China has rejected the allegations of internment camps and accused "external factors" of causing turbulence in the region. Bachelet promised to speak up for v...

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George Papadopoulos says Jeff Sessions 'quite enthusiastic' about Trump-Putin summit

George Papadopoulos says Jeff Sessions 'quite enthusiastic' about Trump-Putin summit

The committee broke up its investigation into five parts: confirming the intelligence community's assessment that Russians intervened to tilt the election to Trump; examining the holes in election sec...

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Stop Contraceptives, We Need More People Magufuli

Stop Contraceptives, We Need More People Magufuli

You are good farmers. He said this policy is informed by government's acknowledgement of the need for family planning, adding that if the president's message is to be taken seriously, the number of ...

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UK Conservative eurosceptics fail to agree Brexit plan B: FT

UK Conservative eurosceptics fail to agree Brexit plan B: FT

Reports that Michel Barnier had told a public forum in Slovenia that it was "realistic" to expect a deal in six to eight weeks helped send the British currency to a five-week high of $1.3052, up aroun...

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Pentagon sends USA forces to Syria amid Russian Federation threat

Pentagon sends USA forces to Syria amid Russian Federation threat

Syrian forces are closing in on the Idlib province in northwest Syria, the last stronghold for rebels who have failed over the past seven years to oust President Bashar al-Assad . But the second warn...

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Trump approval down 6 points in a month

In the Quinnipiac poll, 60 percent of voters said Trump is not honest, a new low , while 32 percent said he is honest. Trump's numbers have slipped amid the release of an op-ed in The New York Tim...

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At least 35 killed in Nigerian gas tanker explosion

At least 35 killed in Nigerian gas tanker explosion

Scores of persons have been feared dead following a gas explosion in Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital. Mr Agara, accompanied by the Commissioner of Police, Yahaya Bello, and Chairman, Lafia Local G...

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Graphic video footage shows London terror attack

Graphic video footage shows London terror attack

Kurt Cochran, Leslie Rhodes, Aysha Frade, and Andreea Cristea were run down and killed by Khalid Masood on Westminster Bridge on 21 March 2017. Kurt died after he pushed his wife out of the way of the...

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Seven injured in knife attack in Paris

The Foreign Office said it was investigating the incident and police investigation has been launched into attempted murder, according to a judicial source. Authorities were trying to determine if th...

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Egyptian arrested after eating breakfast with Saudi woman

Egyptian arrested after eating breakfast with Saudi woman

Saudi Arabia prohibits men and women who are not related from socializing. Under his helm, Saudi Arabia in June ended a long-standing ban on women driving and launched a number of projects aimed at...

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US to launch drone strikes in Niger against IS and Al-Qaeda

While the drones are now being flown out of bases in Sicily and Niamey, Niger's capital, armed drones "would nearly certainly" be deployed from Dirkou "in the near future". Nigerien and American off...

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IRGC confirms missile attack on Iraq-based terrorists

IRGC confirms missile attack on Iraq-based terrorists

In a statement released on Sunday, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) confirmed it had targeted positions of a terrorist group in the Iraqi Kurdistan with seven short-range surface-to-surface ...

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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor bleeds Pakistan dry

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor bleeds Pakistan dry

The PTI has been a staunch critic of the way the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor agreements were signed and the lack of transparency surrounding it. The total investment of the projects was to the ...

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ICC illegitimate, says Trump official

ICC illegitimate, says Trump official

The Palestinians accused the administration of dismantling decades of USA engagement with them. In his first major policy address since joining the White House in April, national security adviser ...

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Thousands of Syrians displaced as threat of Idlib attack grows

Thousands of Syrians displaced as threat of Idlib attack grows

The Trump Administration has calculated that Assad's defiance risks a domino effect around the globe. Idlib contains three million civilians and refugees and 70,000 rebels, 10,000 of whom are al...

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Three teens shot at Chicago school

Three teens shot at Chicago school

Two people were arrested "in the vicinity" following the incident, Chicago Police Chief of Patrol Fred Waller said. One person of interest is being questioned by police. Detectives are investigating...

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Pound jumps as Michel Barnier says Brexit deal 'possible' before November

Pound jumps as Michel Barnier says Brexit deal 'possible' before November

But big issues remain, he said , referring to the Irish border question, geographical indications which specify the origin of certain agricultural goods, and the role of the European Court of Justice...

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Trump administration plans on closing PLO office in D.C.

CBS News and the Wall Street Journal both reported the decision early Monday morning. The decision to close the mission comes just ahead of the 25th anniversary of the first Oslo accord on Thurs...

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Man dies 'in a fight with Afghans' in Germany weeks after protests

Man dies 'in a fight with Afghans' in Germany weeks after protests

Police were deployed to help prevent violent clashes and the city's mayor had advised residents to stay at home. Earlier on Sunday, two Afghan men, aged 18 and 22, had been taken into custody. A fre...

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Iraqi protesters torch Iranian Consulate

Iraqi protesters torch Iranian Consulate

Assailants fired three Katyusha rockets at Iraq's Basra airport Saturday, an airport official said, after a chaotic and violent night that saw hundreds of protesters setting ablaze the Iranian consul...

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Flights halted after man speeds onto France airport runway

Flights halted after man speeds onto France airport runway

Flights are being diverted to Marseilles or other nearby destinations. In a desperate attempt to flee justice, the driver crashed into a barrier at a small aerodrome before heading to Lyon's much la...

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Trump wants Attorney General to investigate source of anonymous Times op-ed

Trump wants Attorney General to investigate source of anonymous Times op-ed

The writer, who described themselves as a senior official in the Trump administration, added that Mr Trump's "erratic behaviour would be more concerning if it weren't for unsung heroes in and around t...

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Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won't make hatchback in US

Despite Trump tweet, Ford says it won't make hatchback in US

Apple , in pushing back on the tariff proposal, said it bought more than $50 billion worth of components from US-based suppliers a year ago and that it's the largest U.S. because of the prospect of ...

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A steady stream of insane from the White House

A steady stream of insane from the White House

In the forthcoming book being released next week, Woodward claims that Mattis told associates that Trump "acted like and had the understanding of a fifth- or sixth-grader". Woodward describes Trump re...

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Pence: I’m confident no one on my staff wrote the NYT column

Pence: I’m confident no one on my staff wrote the NYT column

Pence declined to say what, if any, law the author of the piece might have broken but maintained in his interview on " Fox News Sunday " that Trump's "concern is that this individual may have responsi...

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Russian police detain over 150 protesting against pension reform: rights group

Russian police detain over 150 protesting against pension reform: rights group

More than 800 protestors were detained and some beaten with batons, according to rights monitoring group OVD-info. He was referring to a planned demonstration to protest a bill that would raise the...

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Isaac is 5th hurricane of 2018 Atlantic season

Isaac is 5th hurricane of 2018 Atlantic season

Once winds reach 111 miles per hour, it will be a category 3 (major) hurricane. Florence is now forecast to approach the North Carolina or SC coast by Thursday, although tropical storm-force winds...

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Sweden faces political deadlock after gains by far-right party

Sweden faces political deadlock after gains by far-right party

Swedes went to the polls on Sunday and although it will take some time for a ruling coalition to emerge, the biggest immediate victor appears to be the party that won't form a government. Both the lef...

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Basra protests: Iraq government buildings torched in new unrest

Basra protests: Iraq government buildings torched in new unrest

His decision came after protesters took to the streets, which made it hard for security forces to enforce the curfew . While protests have rocked the southern part of Iraq since June, the arson a...

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