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UK Election Debates Won't Feature The Prime Minister

A failure to do so would give Mrs May, who has said "no deal is better than a bad deal", a "free hand" to pursue a "Brexit at any cost", with no option for the United Kingdom to change its mind about ...

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Turkish protesters rally against election board

Turkish protesters rally against election board

To the dismay of opposition parties and "No" supporters, the YSK made a last-minute decision on Sunday to accept ballot documents in envelopes without an official stamp. On Monday, Turkey extended...

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May's election pitch: 'Make me stronger' for Brexit talks

The opposition Labour Party and the Liberal Democrats welcomed May's surprise call on April 18 for the early poll, while the Scottish National Party (SNP) signaled that its deputies would abstain in...

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Chevron loses appeal against $260 million Australia tax bill

Chevron loses appeal against $260 million Australia tax bill

Chevron Australia on Friday said that since 2009 the company had paid nearly $4 billion in federal and state taxes and royalties. The loan, from a Chevron shell company, Chevron Texaco Fund...

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Paris attack: Gunman was known for radical Islamist activities

Paris attack: Gunman was known for radical Islamist activities

Several restaurants on this avenue that attracts many tourists have closed their doors. "We have to be strong and we have to be vigilant, and I've been saying it for a long time", Trump said. France...

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UN Security Council condemns North Korean missile launch

But Russia's deputy ambassador Petr Iliichev told reporters Thursday morning that the USA acted in an "abrupt manner" and insisted that Moscow didn't block the statement and was open to discussions. R...

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Clint Eastwood directs Paris train terror film

Clint Eastwood directs Paris train terror film

One police officer was killed and two others were injured as they challenged the attacker, who opened fire on a cop van in the Champs-Elysees area. This keeps Eastwood on the track of building crowd...

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What Are Snap Elections? What to Know Ahead of June 8

What Are Snap Elections? What to Know Ahead of June 8

At this moment of enormous national significance there should be unity here in Westminster, but instead there is division. Labour and the much smaller opposition Liberal Democrats said they would ...

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'The sword stands ready': Mike Pence warns North Korea

Tensions between Washington and Pyongyang have seen a recent upsurge, with US Vice President Mike Pence describing North Korea as "the most unsafe and urgent threat to peace and security" in the A...

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Russian planes detected off Alaska 4 times this week

Russian planes detected off Alaska 4 times this week

USA aircraft intercepted two of the three patrols. American officials had reported that the US military tracked two (Tu-95) Russian bombers that were about 36 miles away from the Alaskan coast. Citing...

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Defense to plead for leniency in death ex-New Orleans Saint

Defense to plead for leniency in death ex-New Orleans Saint

A prosecutor is calling a newly found defense witness in the killing of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith "certifiably insane". State law requires him to serve 85 per cent of the sentence be...

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North Korea blows up U.S. in alarming video simulation

North Korea blows up U.S. in alarming video simulation

US Vice President Mike Pence kicked off talks with Japan that Washington hopes will open doors for US goods and attract infrastructure investment. While the North did not conduct a nuclear test, t...

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United States top envoy accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations'

Tillerson said the Trump administration is conducting a "comprehensive review" of the agreement. But he said a strong Europe is "very, very important" to the United States. Iranian Foreign Minister Mo...

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RESULTS: How would you vote in a snap General Election in June?

Under the terms of the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, Mrs May must secure a two-thirds majority of MPs to bring the election forward by three years from the scheduled date of May 2020. Former British fin...

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US, North Korea issue threats as tensions escalate

US, North Korea issue threats as tensions escalate

North Korea unveiled a train of intercontinental ballistics Saturday in its capital of Pyongyang as part of an annual parade celebrating the birthday of founder Kim Il Sung, the grandfather of supre...

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Islamic State claims Paris shooting, one policeman killed

Police said the shooter was a known terror suspect who had been convicted in 2005 of three counts of attempted murder - two of them against police officers. This latest incident in France this year al...

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NATO's Stoltenberg: I agree with Trump on terrorism and defense

Many of Trump's recent flip-flops appeared to result from being confronted with facts he needs to accept to conduct diplomacy, or make decisions as commander in chief. The U.S. spends about 3 perc...

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Trump Budget Chief: Spending Bill Must Have Money for Wall

Trump Budget Chief: Spending Bill Must Have Money for Wall

The White House and House Republicans pulled legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare last month after failing to garner enough support for passage. With only a few legislative days left before Tru...

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May wins Parl vote to hold snap poll

All sides are now gearing up for the fourth major election in four years, after last June's shock referendum vote for Brexit, the 2015 general election, and the 2014 Scottish independence vote. The ea...

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FY2018 EPS Estimates for Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Boosted by Analyst

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Boosted by Analyst

The consensus rating is 2.3, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. A number of research analysts have commented on the company. Revenue is the amount of money that a company actually re...

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'John 3:16' written on Aaron Hernandez's forehead, source says

The district attorney's office said investigators found cardboard jammed into the door tracks of Hernandez's cell to impede entry inside. Three handwritten notes were found in the cell but the conte...

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Remember that USA carrier strike force steaming toward North Korea? It wasn't.

The White House announcement about the nuclear-armed strike force sparked fears across East Asia about a looming catastrophe - as rising tensions between the North and the U.S. If China decides to hel...

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Cardell Hayes sentenced to 25 years for Will Smith killing

Smith was cast during the trial not only as a football hero — part of the Saints team that lifted the stricken city's spirits after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, and the one that won a Super Bowl in 2010...

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Funeral for Facebook shooting victim scheduled in Ohio

Funeral for Facebook shooting victim scheduled in Ohio

He then claims to have killed 13 people and says he will kill again until "they catch me". By the time he pulled out of the driveway and onto Buffalo Road, state police were behind him, DuCharme sai...

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Theresa May wins Parliament's backing for snap UK election

Theresa May wins Parliament's backing for snap UK election

Mrs May insisted an early election would provide "certainty and stability" in the negotiations. May says politicians should "put our fate in the hands of the people and then let the people decide"...

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Trump says US-Russian relations may be 'at an all time low'

Chemical weapons used in Syria. "I hope that these contacts will continue, involving not only us but also our personnel and personnel of other Russian and U.S. China opted to abstain, a move Trump pra...

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Indiana Pacers Lose Game 3 in Historic Fashion to the Cleveland Cavaliers

It was as rough of a first half as LeBron James has faced in his career, followed by as dramatic a comeback as the 70-year history of the National Basketball Association has ever seen. James scored 4...

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Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

Aaron Hernandez had Bible verse scrawled on his forehead

Hernandez's fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez (who reportedly took on Aaron's last name post-incarceration , despite not being married to him), has also been a great subject of ridicule. At the Whi...

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UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May has stunned Westminster by calling an early general election for June 8. May said on Tuesday that she had been reluctant about asking parliament to back he...

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Islamic State claims Paris shooting

Islamic State claims Paris shooting

Authorities are investigating an attack by a gunman who opened fire on police on Paris' iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard Thursday night, killing one officer and wounding three people before police sh...

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