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Heartbreaking pictures of injured children after devastating Aleppo auto bomb

Heartbreaking pictures of injured children after devastating Aleppo auto bomb

Graphic images circulated over social media showed several bodies, body parts and blood scattered on the ground among mangled buses. At least 68 children were among the 126 people killed in the atta...

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IS group claims Champs-Elysees attack on police officers

IS group claims Champs-Elysees attack on police officers

A gunman opened fire on French police Thursday on a renowned Paris boulevard, killing one and wounding two others before being fatally shot himself in an incident that shook France just three days b...

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Trump on Paris attack:

Trump on Paris attack: "What can you say? It just never ends"

The armed man was so killed. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said just before the news conference began that Trump had been briefed on the shooting that happened while he was meeting with th...

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Trump tweet-rages at marchers demanding tax returns

Trump tweet-rages at marchers demanding tax returns

Trump repeatedly said his returns were being audited, precluding their release. A pro-Trump nonprofit announced plans to spend up to $3 million in ads for 12 congressional Republicans who suppo...

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Iran's Hassan Rouhani registers for second term in upcoming presidential elections

With the deadline approaching, more than 1,300 candidates have registered to run for the presidency in Iran, according to local media. Raisi is also prosecutor of the Special Cleric Court, which dea...

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Trump admin orders review of Iran nuclear deal sanctions

Trump admin orders review of Iran nuclear deal sanctions

Nevertheless, the letter to Ryan said Trump was ready to review the nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, in light of Iran's backing for terrorism. As part of the so-calle...

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Pence Talks Trade in Japan

It was Pence's second stop on the trip, which will later take him to Australia and Indonesia. During last year's presidential campaign, President Donald Trump said he'd be willing to speak with Ki...

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Russian Federation responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths - Fallon

That attack followed a chemical attack on the northern town of Khan Sheikhoun that killed 87 people. The conversation was initiated by the American side, the statement said. officials say was carrie...

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UK Parliament approves Prime Minister's early election call

Osborne, who has five other jobs as well as a large family fortune, gave the scoop to the Evening Standard , where he is the new editor, although he missed the deadline for the print edition. United ...

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UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

UN strongly condemns North Korean missile launch after delay

Tensions have escalated over North Korean moves to accelerate its arms programs, including developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach the United States and announcing that a dec...

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France says to provide proof on Syria government chemical weapons use

The estimate came as the head of the global chemical-weapons watchdog said laboratory tests had provided "incontrovertible" evidence that victims and survivors of the April 4 attack in northern Syria ...

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Paris shooting: French police officer killed, attacker 'taken down'

Paris shooting: French police officer killed, attacker 'taken down'

The shooting, which occured just three days before the most tightly contested presidential election in living memory is being investigated by the counter-terrorism office. President François Hollande ...

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Tillerson Accuses Iran of Alarming Provocations, Says Deal Doesn't Meet Objectives

The U.S. has been exploring ways to address the threat of North Korea's nuclear program, which is significantly farther along than Iran's. Trump has had harsh words for the Iran nuclear deal since...

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Jeremy Corbyn says election is not a 'foregone conclusion'

Jeremy Corbyn says election is not a 'foregone conclusion'

The Labour leader was mobbed by supporters following his brief address, signing autographs and posing for photographs and selfies as he made his way through the crowd. And attacking top bosses, he wil...

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One police officer killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

One police officer killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

The shooter, whose identity is still unknown, has reportedly been shot dead. Are you a New Zealander in Paris who witnessed the incident? The Paris prosecutor's office said counterterrorism ...

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Neomorph Revealed In New 'Alien: Covenant' Pics

Neomorph Revealed In New 'Alien: Covenant' Pics

You want blood? Ridley Scott will deliver it in spades with this summer's sci-fi horror outing Alien: Covenant, which owes more to the original 1979 classic Alien than any other sequel in the franchis...

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USA 'ready to help bring' Syria conflict to end: Haley

USA 'ready to help bring' Syria conflict to end: Haley

But Lavrov , on Thursday, offered a speck of optimism for the future of the relationship between the two Cold War foes. "We discussed our view that Russian Federation as their closest ally in the c...

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Florida voters may get a say over casino gambling

Florida voters may get a say over casino gambling

The amendment allows felons to get their voting rights restored once they finish their sentences, including probation or parole. As of Thursday, state records showed the gambling amendment had 74,...

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Swedish police arrest suspect in truck-ramming attack

Swedish police arrest suspect in truck-ramming attack

The man accused of driving the truck down the busy thoroughfare and into a major department store was arrested shortly after the attack. "The aim of terrorism is to undermine democracy, to sow disco...

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Over 21000 expected at Trump's first Easter Egg Roll

Over 21000 expected at Trump's first Easter Egg Roll

The White House's Easter Egg Roll , a big event in Washington DC every year, is an opportunity for the president to meet and greet the public. The Easter Egg Roll was the first big event hosted b...

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Ancelotti blames poor refereeing for Champions League defeat

Ancelotti blames poor refereeing for Champions League defeat

VARs - which rule on key incidents concerning goals, red cards, mistaken identities and penalties - could be used in English football as early as August, with the EFL Cup first round touted as a possi...

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US senator calls for more troops to fight Islamic State jihadists

We're not going to have you cover for this regime anymore. "Why are we supporting this murderous regime that is committing mass murder of its own population?" Meanwhile, US Secretary of State Rex T...

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Police, protesters clash ahead of Le Pen rally

Police, protesters clash ahead of Le Pen rally

High-yield European bond yields could also fall by up to 17 percent, while yields in the US Treasury market could shed up to 100 basis points. "I voted for (Nicolas) Sarkozy, we got nothing". They w...

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Venezuela Guard deploys tear gas on march

Troops fired tear gas in Caracas neighborhoods, the border city of San Cristobal, the depressed industrial city of Puerto Ordaz, and the arid northern city of Punto Fijo. A short block away from whe...

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Walker: White House must deal with Canada's dairy policies

On Tuesday, Trump told an audience of dairy farmers in Wisconsin that he would stand up for their livelihoods. Trump says "unfair things" have happened in Canada to US dairy farmers. It has no plans...

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Turkey election board 'rejects referendum annulment bid'

The vote has been criticised by opposition parties because ballot papers which were unstamped, as required by Turkish law, were included in the count. The German government has also questioned the vot...

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Iran's Rouhani registers to run for re-election

Iran's Rouhani registers to run for re-election

It seems probable that the Pasdaran itself could produce a strong leadership figure to fill such a vacuum in the way that Gen. Reza Khan did in 1921, removing the pro-British Government of Iran. Sitti...

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Pakistan's top court rules prime minister can stay in power

Pakistan's top court rules prime minister can stay in power

Though owning overseas property is legal in Pakistan , protesters have called into question how Sharif's family acquired the funds to purchase the property. Conducting off-shore business is not illeg...

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Hinting At Support, Obama Calls Centrist French Presidential Candidate Macron

The first round of the French presidential election is scheduled for this Sunday, while the run-off is set for May 7. The new hardline tack has gained approval from her fans, with many at the Marsei...

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Philippines checks report of 'harassment' near China-controlled reef

It also ruled that China violated the UNCLOS when it built artificial islands within the Philippines' exclusive economic zone. In an interview with reporters, General Eduardo Ano said the armed forc...

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