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Putin and Xi Outrank Trump in Global Confidence Poll

Putin and Xi Outrank Trump in Global Confidence Poll

Confidence in Trump trailed the scores of other world leaders, including Germany's Angela Merkel and France's Emmanuel Macron, Xi and Putin. Only 38 percent of French and 39 percent of Canadians sai...

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GoFundMe set-up to help teen attacked by shark while diving for lobsters

GoFundMe set-up to help teen attacked by shark while diving for lobsters

Hayes was upgraded Sunday from "critical" to "serious" condition. 'It's probably like ten feet of blood behind him. "He flops on top of my kayak and his whole clavicle and back is exposed", he told ...

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JBER man suffers life-threatening injuries after bear hunting accident

JBER man suffers life-threatening injuries after bear hunting accident

According to the state Department of Public Safety (DPS), a 28-year-old man and his 19-year-old hunting partner saw a bear up on a ridge, right above them, and shot it. He was also struck by a rock t...

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A horse actually walked into a bar and caused absolute chaos

A horse actually walked into a bar and caused absolute chaos

The horse's trainer, Jean-Marie Beguigne, said the animal bolted when its rider fell off on the way to the Chantilly Race Course stable, which is less than a mile away from the bar. "Its all quite exc...

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Brett Kavanaugh got into a college bar fight after seeing UB40

Brett Kavanaugh got into a college bar fight after seeing UB40

It's unclear whether Kavanaugh was a fan of the band during his time at Yale, or whether it was pure coincidence that they became involved in an altercation related to the band. North Carolina State...

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Iran's Revolutionary Guards fire missiles into Syria over deadly military parade attack

Iran's Revolutionary Guards fire missiles into Syria over deadly military parade attack

Iran's Fars news agency, closely affiliated to the IRGC, identified the missiles used as Zolfaghar and Qiam variants, which have ranges of 750 km (465 miles) and 800 km (500 miles) respectively. Alb...

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Indonesian tsunami death toll rises

Indonesian tsunami death toll rises

At one mass grave which measured more than 50 metres (165ft), the smell of decomposition was said to be "overpowering". The national search and rescue agency said one woman was rescued overnight i...

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Israel’s Netanyahu accuses Iran of hiding nuclear facility

Israel’s Netanyahu accuses Iran of hiding nuclear facility

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas responded in agreement with Trump, saying the path to peace requires a two-state solution. "If a Jew buys an apartment, a piece of land, anywhere in the Palestini...

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White House Gives FBI More Freedom in Kavanaugh Probe

White House Gives FBI More Freedom in Kavanaugh Probe

A lawyer for Mr Judge - a childhood friend of Mr Kavanaugh - said on Monday that his client's interview "has not been completed". FBI investigators had not reached out to a third woman who said ...

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USA president cheers new USMCA trade deal, heralds end of NAFTA era

It replaces the 24-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement , which President Donald Trump had called a job-killing disaster. Trudeau pledged to compensate farmers to cushion the blow. "It's not ...

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Donald Trump Jr Worried for Sons Amid Kavanaugh Accusations

A third woman, Deborah Ramirez , charged in a New Yorker magazine report that Kavanaugh exposed himself at a drunken dormitory party at Yale University, and shoved his penis in her face, forcing he...

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Chinese warship's 'unsafe' encounter with U.S. vessel

Chinese warship's 'unsafe' encounter with U.S. vessel

US media outlets reported a statement from the US Defense Department describing "increasingly aggressive" maneuvers conducted by a China ship which engaged in a literal game of chicken with a US shi...

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Indonesia salutes air traffic controller who gave his life for others

Indonesia salutes air traffic controller who gave his life for others

Anthonius Gunawan Agung , 21, was on duty in Mutiara SIS Al-Jufrie Airport in Palu when the quake struck Palu. After Flight 6231 was safely in the air the quakes became ever-stronger, culminating in...

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Trump defends Kavanaugh, derides Dems for shameful conduct and socialist shift

Trump defends Kavanaugh, derides Dems for shameful conduct and socialist shift

He also said he didn't want to call them the "Democratic party" because it sounded too nice. President Donald Trump at his Make America Great Again rally in Wheeling, West Va., on September 29...

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Egypt activist sentenced over slamming sexual harassment

Egypt activist sentenced over slamming sexual harassment

However, Fathy was put on trial on the accuse of "spreading false news" with an intent to harm the Egyptian state and possessing "indecent material", as reported by The Guardian . "She is not a crimi...

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Outrage Grows As Omissions From Kavanaugh Probe Become Apparent

Outrage Grows As Omissions From Kavanaugh Probe Become Apparent

Kavanaugh has denied the allegation. "It is up to me, but I'm instructing them ( FBI ) as per what I feel the Senate wants ", Trump said. The Maine Republican supports the new FBI investigation ...

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Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico

Canada-US reach deal to stay in trade pact with Mexico

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks on the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement ( USMCA ) during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington , U.S., October 1, 2...

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Tens of thousands say Not him to leading Brazil candidate

Tens of thousands say Not him to leading Brazil candidate

If Bolsonaro is not able to win the majority of votes on October 7, the election is decided in a second round of voting. "Statements like Bolsonaro's are typical of those who can already smell d...

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Trump Asked About Kavanaugh's Drinking, Gives Hilarious Response

Trump also lashed out at Senate Judiciary ranking member Dianne Feinstein , accusing the California Democrat of leaking a confidential letter from Trump's first accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , ...

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Canada and U.S. agree last-minute trade deal

In a joint statement , U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the late Sunday agreement "will strengthen the middle class, and crea...

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Students protest sexual assault at rally

Students protest sexual assault at rally

Ford said she was "terrified" and only came forward after so many years because she felt it was her "civic duty". "We've seen actually a 43 percent increase of calls to the 24-hour rape recovery ...

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Trump Undermines Female Reporters When Asked About Brett Kavanaugh Case

Trump Undermines Female Reporters When Asked About Brett Kavanaugh Case

During the White House press conference on Monday, Trump insisted on answering questions about the trade deal before addressing the Kavanaugh confirmation controversy. Collins continued, asking ...

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Former Brexit minister Davis says exit deal 80 - 90 percent likely

Former Brexit minister Davis says exit deal 80 - 90 percent likely

A Tory MP has commended the former Foreign Secretary as an "amazing communicator" amid criticisms of his comments about Theresa May's Brexit plan. Unveiling the plan ahead of the Conservative's an...

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Man at center of Nobel Literature scandal convicted of rape

Man at center of Nobel Literature scandal convicted of rape

Jean-Claude Arnault, 72, had been charged with two counts of rape in Stockholm . He was found guilty of raping a woman on October 5-6, 2011, but he was acquitted of the same charge for an incident ...

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Marriage Proposal On Mountain Ends With Texas Couple Having To Be Rescued

Marriage Proposal On Mountain Ends With Texas Couple Having To Be Rescued

A Texas man took his girlfriend on a hike to Jasper Peak but they ran into trouble on the way down. 'Mason was hoping to find an isolated scenic location "away from any other people" to propose to D...

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Jaw-Dropping Drone Videos Of Indonesian Tsunami

Jaw-Dropping Drone Videos Of Indonesian Tsunami

Meanwhile, Indonesian President Joko " Jokowi " Widodo authorized the acceptance of aid from overseas, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. "The casualties will keep increasing", sai...

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3 justices at annual Mass ahead of Supreme Court's new term

Mitchell, who was hired by the Senate Judiciary Committee to assist Republicans, addressed the letter to "All Republican Senators", and said no senator approved the memo. However, President Trump ha...

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KTAR.com Arizona prosecutor says Kavanaugh sexual misconduct case is weak

KTAR.com Arizona prosecutor says Kavanaugh sexual misconduct case is weak

An hour of frantic behind-the-scenes negotiations ensued, ending when Flake emerged and dropped the bombshell that he wanted an FBI investigation before he would vote on Kavanaugh's nomination on th...

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Amal Clooney calls on Myanmar's Suu Kyi to pardon Reuters reporters

Amal Clooney calls on Myanmar's Suu Kyi to pardon Reuters reporters

Although Suu Kyi's leadership post does not give her control over Myanmar's powerful military, her failure to stop what the United Nations has labeled a " textbook example of ethnic cleansing " by...

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Iran launches revenge strike on 'terror HQ' in Syria

Monday's strike was the second missile attack by Iran in a month's time, and came as tensions rise ahead of renewed USA sanctions targeting Tehran's oil industry that will take effect in early Novem...

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Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warns Saudi Arabia, UAE of ‘red lines’

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards warns Saudi Arabia, UAE of ‘red lines’

The Guards said the group was linked to the "world's arrogant power", without elaborating. Brigadier General Salami went on to say that Iran has exercised restraint so far in the face of the two A...

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North, South Korea begin removing landmines along fortified border

North, South Korea begin removing landmines along fortified border

It's part of implementing the military agreement signed at the recent inter-Korean summit in Pyeongyang. It is also closely guarded by tens of thousands of troops on both sides, making it nearly imp...

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Mass burial planned for Indonesia quake victims as death toll reaches 832

Dozens of people were reported to be trapped in the rubble of several hotels and a mall in the small city of Palu , 1,500 kilometres northeast of Jakarta, with hundreds more feared buried in landsl...

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GOP senators demand probe of Feinstein’s office after Kavanaugh accusations

GOP senators demand probe of Feinstein’s office after Kavanaugh accusations

I'd like to find out who leaked the papers. How we don't know. Tom Cotton, R-Arkansas, on separate Sunday talk shows suggested Feinstein's office might have leaked a confidential letter by Dr. Cornyn ...

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Kavanaugh accuser says he doesn't belong on Supreme Court

Kavanaugh accuser says he doesn't belong on Supreme Court

Daniels claims she had an extramarital sexual liaison with the president; Trump has denied it. In 1982, as a college student, she was attending high-school parties where druggings & gang rapes o...

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