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Can Far-right candidate Marine Le Pen win the French election?

This two photo combo and provided by the AP on the condition that its source not be revealed, shows Frenchman Mahiedine Merabet. French presidential election candidate for the En Marche! movement Em...

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Trump tries to mend relationship with Jewish community after past slights

The center houses a vast collection of artifacts by those who survived Adolf Hitler's massacre of Jews. "We'll never be silent". Vice President Mike Pence, senior White House adviser Jared Kushner, ...

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North Korea Conducts Massive Live-fire Exercise

However, the move has angered China, which said the advanced system would do little to deter the North, while destabilizing the regional security balance. KIM Jong Un, the top leader of the Democrat...

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Communications between Syria, chemical experts intercepted

Communications between Syria, chemical experts intercepted

In a further indication of the stark differences, Russian Federation also slammed as "unacceptable" a proposed United Nations resolution put forward by the US, Britain and France on the alleged chemic...

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United Airlines to Hand Out 10K to Every Bumped Passenger

United Airlines to Hand Out 10K to Every Bumped Passenger

He added: " Every customer deserves to be treated with the highest levels of service and the deepest sense of dignity and respect ". That is a maximum - it's unclear how many, if any, passengers would...

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Explosion rocks Assad weapons depot near Damascus airport

Explosion rocks Assad weapons depot near Damascus airport

During an interview with Reuters in Washington, Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz said that Israel wants to reach an understanding with the White House about the possibility of Iran est...

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Turkey expands strikes against Kurdish militants in Syria and Iraq

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday that the Turkish military had informed Washington and Moscow on the attack a day earlier that targeted Kurdish-dominated areas in Syria and neighb...

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Syrian regime still possesses chemical weapons: Pentagon

The United States wants to make its relationship with Israel "the strongest ever", said Mattis, who added the USA intends to work with allies in the region and elsewhere to support Israel's security...

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Sarkozy to vote for Macron in French runoff

The progression of Macron and Le Pen to the second round on April 23 sent the euro sharply higher and lifted French stocks. Le Pen could have decided not to attend. Europe's exit she proposes, it's ...

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27 stress they are united heading into Brexit talks

The spokesperson also said that May and Juncker had "discussed a range of other worldwide issues in a useful working dinner". The Labour party has seen a significant decline in polls since the las...

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Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on N. Korea

The US has deployed warships and the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (Thaad) missile system to the peninsula while Pyongyang is thought to be planning further nuclear or missile tests. An unnamed ...

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Spicer expected to address ousted national security adviser Flynn at news briefing

Spicer expected to address ousted national security adviser Flynn at news briefing

Cummings explained that the committee had obtained Flynn's January 2016 security clearance application form in which Flynn did not report the funds from Russian Federation. While Cummings did not di...

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Trump vows 'we will confront anti-Semitism' at Holocaust memorial ceremony

Trump vows 'we will confront anti-Semitism' at Holocaust memorial ceremony

He said, "Those who deny the Holocaust are an accomplice to this frightful evil and we'll never be silent". He said the US would never forget the Holocaust, in which 6 million Jews were killed. " Do...

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Trump's trade actions bring uncertainty to Canadian lumber country

Trump's trade actions bring uncertainty to Canadian lumber country

More concretely, one effect of increased economic integration would be for U.S. firms to move production over to Mexico where labor is cheaper than in the United States or Canada - for example, with t...

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Trump tells Canada and Mexico that United States isn't terminating NAFTA

The North American nations will instead seek to renegotiate the trade and investment deal, which Trump has blamed for hollowing out U.S. manufacturing. Trump has also been railing against changes in C...

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Shark bites leg of French tourist in rare New Zealand attack

Shark bites leg of French tourist in rare New Zealand attack

The young woman is recovering from moderate leg injuries after she was attacked while surfing at Porpoise Bay in the Catlins. Nick Smart, who runs the Caitlin Surf School, said the woman was in ...

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Ivanka Trump Booed During Event In Germany

Merkel's comment at a gala dinner in the German capital sought to end Ivanka Trump's first day overseas as a presidential adviser with an upbeat gesture. "I'm listening, I'm learning, I'm defining t...

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Uber plans to launch flying taxis by 2020

Uber plans to launch flying taxis by 2020

Aurora said it conducted the first test flight of a VTOL prototype last week, and plans to deliver 50 aircraft to Uber for testing by 2020. Many hurdles remain to making flying cars safe, affordable...

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US will 'always stand with the Jewish people'

US will 'always stand with the Jewish people'

Presidential adviser and first daughter Ivanka Trump, who converted to Judaism before marrying Jared Kushner, said in a White House statement that world leaders should pledge to ensure that "genocid...

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French voters in Switzerland reject Le Pen

According to the French Interior Ministry, Macron won the first round with 24.01 percent of the vote, while Le Pen came in second with 21.3 percent of the vote. He still supports her candidacy in the ...

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Housing agency maintains 'strong' risk rating for national real estate market

Housing agency maintains 'strong' risk rating for national real estate market

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. said its review of first-quarter real-estate data suggests "strong evidence of problematic conditions", even though there has been a weakening of house-price gains. S...

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French intelligence report says Assad forces behind April 4 sarin attack

Ayrault also said that French intelligence services showed that only Syrian government forces could have launched such an attack by a bomber taking off from the Sharyat airbase. "France informed the...

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Don't leave us for BJP, Kejriwal tells AAP workers

Don't leave us for BJP, Kejriwal tells AAP workers

Kejriwal has congratulated the BJP and said his "government looks forward to working with the MCDs for the betterment of Delhi". At 11:30 a.m., the BJP was leading in 67 seats in North Delhi Municip...

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US Considers Limited Options on N.Korea Nuclear Threat

US Considers Limited Options on N.Korea Nuclear Threat

While inspecting the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, Pence warned Pyongyang that after years of testing the USA and South Korea with its nuclear ambitions, "the era of strategic pa...

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Donald Trump assures wall along Mexico border will be built

Good. For months, President Trump and some of his top aides inexplicably believed that Republicans who control Washington could use fear of a government shutdown to leverage concessions from Democ...

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US says strategy on North Korea centers on sanctions, open to talks

After the briefing, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats issued a rare joint statement saying that Trump aims to pressu...

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Death toll in Turkish raids on Syria Kurds hits 28: Monitor

Death toll in Turkish raids on Syria Kurds hits 28: Monitor

However, the PYD and the YPG, as well as the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), have been receiving support from the United States in fighting the Islamic State terror group (outlawed in Russ...

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USA vows to force N.Korea back to nuclear talks

All 100 senators were invited and transported in buses for the unprecedented, classified briefing. "If it flies, it will die", Harris said. "I don't share your confidence that North Korea is not g...

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Trump Proposes Corporate Tax Cuts

As we all know, job creation and economic growth is the top priority of the administration. He also called for the one-time repatriation of profits earned by American companies from their overseas o...

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Protests, power struggle mar German populist party's congress

Numerous around 600 delegates needed police protection as they tried to enter the venue where they were planning to discuss the party's lead candidates in September's national election. Despite losing...

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