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Paris Terror Attack Comes Days Before French Elections

The attack overshadowed the last day of campaigning for Sunday's presidential election first round, bringing issues surrounding Islamist militancy to the fore. But Mr Cazeneuve, the Socialist prime ...

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Facebook plans to improve content management after video of Cleveland murder

Facebook plans to improve content management after video of Cleveland murder

Police caught up with Stephens shortly after the exchange, and, following a brief chase, Stephens shot and killed himself, according to officials. The order came through the McDonald's drive-thru wi...

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Israeli military officials: U.S. gave 2-hour warning before striking Syria

The Russians "stressed to us that they are standing by Syria, and we understood from them that the American aggression will not be repeated", Shaba'an told pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV in an interview. Rus...

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After North Korea Threatens 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike,' China on 'High Alert'

Yokosuka naval base in Tokyo Bay. U.S. President Donald Trump held his first summit talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping earlier this month with a focus on North Korea. Behind the heated rhetoric...

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Not enough evidence to disqualify Sharif, SC rules

Not enough evidence to disqualify Sharif, SC rules

Among the global elite implicated were three of Sharif's four children - his daughter and presumptive political heir Maryam, and his sons Hasan and Hussein. "I asked the PML-N supporters, why were you...

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VP Pence reaffirms ties with Australia

VP Pence reaffirms ties with Australia

He said earlier on the visit that Washington wanted to "break down barriers" for exporters seeking to enter the Indonesian market. Indonesia's Investment Coordinating Board chief Tom Lembong said Wi...

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Rescued teen back home in Tennessee

Rescued teen back home in Tennessee

Elizabeth was right behind him, and she was taken into federal custody. On April 20 , deputies took Cummins into custody and found Thomas at the cabin in California. The father tells WSMV-TV that h...

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Security Forces Mobilized For Election After Paris Attack

Police officials are describing Cheurfi as someone who had been on their radar as a potential Islamist radical. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for Thursday's attack unusually quickly...

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Trump inaugural attracts record $107 million in donations

Trump inaugural attracts record $107 million in donations

In the story titled " Trump weirdly says Korea was part of China, which is totally wrong and could enrage South Korea", Quartz reported that Trump quoted Xi as making the remark during the summ...

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Melenchon Gains Momentum As French Election Enters Final Straight

Melenchon Gains Momentum As French Election Enters Final Straight

Le Pen represents the National Front party, which her caustically racist father Jean-Marine Le Pen founded in 1972. Slamming her rivals, whom she said wanted "savage globalisation", she said hers was ...

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French election: France deploys security forces after Champs Elysees attack

French election: France deploys security forces after Champs Elysees attack

The attack , which killed one police officer, could influence voters who will cast their ballots Sunday, analysts say. Investigators are trying to determine whether the assailant had any accomplices....

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Here's What Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' Order Means

Here's What Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' Order Means

In the document, known to the White House as the " Buy American and Hire American " order , Trump also seeks changes in government procurement that would boost purchases of American products in fed...

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Late-night clashes claim 9th victim of Venezuelan unrest

Carlos Moreno, an 18-year-old student, was hit in the head by a bullet as opposition forces clashed with counter-demonstrators. Maduro's government is so far resisting the pressure of the most serio...

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Market Analyst Who Called Trump Victory Sees Le Pen Winning in France

Earlier on Friday, Trump also tweeted that the recent murder of a French police officer was an act of "terrorism" that would "have a big effect" on the country's election. "I think we must one and a...

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UK lawmakers back Theresa May's call for June 8 election

The Labour leader, addressing his supporters in Westminster on Thursday 20 April, compared his treatment to the party's founder, Scottish socialist Keir Hardie. The smaller Liberal Democrats, who lost...

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India, Australia sign 6 MoUs

PM Modi is leading this most remarkable nation on an extraordinary journey of growth and development. "We're pleased to be providing increasing quantities of coal for steel-making and increasingly for...

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Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon

Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon has officially retired the number 261 in honour of Switzer. "How many times do you get the chance to do something 50 years later?" This was Rose's 16th marathon and the fourth time s...

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British woman fatally stabbed by Palestinian in Jerusalem, police say

British woman fatally stabbed by Palestinian in Jerusalem, police say

Paramedics rushed the victim to the hospital, authorities said, but she died shortly after arriving. Following the attack, police increased security in and around the light rail, police spokesman Mi...

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British Woman Fatally Stabbed In Jerusalem

British Woman Fatally Stabbed In Jerusalem

Ms Bladon was stabbed several times in the chest while she travelled on a tram in Tzahal Square and died in hospital. The Jerusalem Post reported that the attack took place while the light rai...

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North Korea video portrays USA destroyed in missile barrage

Meanwhile, Pence reassured Japanese Prime Minister Shonzo Abe that the United States' support for Japan is 100% amid the increasing provocations from North Korea. The U.N.'s most powerful body deman...

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US pilot ejects from jet approaching carrier headed for Korean peninsula

The Carl Vinson strike group, which includes the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, two guided-missile destroyers and a cruiser, is reportedly heading to waters off the Korean Peninsula, according to...

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GM halts operations in Venezuela after plant seizure

General Motors' announcement came as Venezuela's opposition moved to keep up pressure on President Nicolas Maduro, taking to the streets again Thursday a day after the biggest anti-government demonstr...

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US backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards N. Korea

The U.S. Navy said it did not deploy the USS Carl Vinson to the Korean Peninsula as originally stated, but instead sent the aircraft carrier to participate in joint exercises with the Australian navy ...

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Former Ohio State player's killer sentenced to 25 years in prison

Former Ohio State player's killer sentenced to 25 years in prison

Cardell Hayes , the man convicted of killing football star Will Smith of the New Orleans Saints was sentenced to 25 years in prison Thursday, less than the maximum 60 years he could have received. "T...

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Tennessee Teacher And Student Subject Of Nationwide Manhunt Found

Tennessee Teacher And Student Subject Of Nationwide Manhunt Found

It had no electricity or furniture. ABC News learned the cabins have no electricity or running water. "Our main concern now is how is she emotionally", Cooper said. Cummins faces federal and state...

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South Korea on heightened alert as North Korea readies for army anniversary

On April 9, President Trump said "we're sending an armada" to the Korean Peninsula. The United States and Russian Federation clashed at the United Nations on Wednesday over a US -drafted Security Co...

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VERIFY: Did majority of the Patriots skip out on White House visit?

VERIFY: Did majority of the Patriots skip out on White House visit?

On Wednesday night, New York Times Sports tweeted two photos of Patriots players outside the White House . The tweet quickly went viral with tens of thousands of retweets and "likes". For the fif...

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Russian Federation vetoes UN SC resolution on alleged chemical attack in Syria

Russia, Syria and Iran strongly warned the United States Friday against launching new strikes on Syria and called for an global probe into last week's chemical attack there. "I think it's very bad f...

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Le Pen says France must reinstate border checks to fight

Le Pen says France must reinstate border checks to fight "Islamist terrorism"

If history has a way of repeating itself, France could very well take its country back and elect its own Trump-like candidate beginning this Sunday. Francois Fillon, the Republican candidate who sho...

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US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

US Treasury rejects Exxon Mobil request to drill in Russia

The European Union is granting sanctions waivers to its own companies, including Italian oil company Eni, to explore cooperation with Russian Federation in the Black and Barents Seas, even while the s...

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