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UK leader meets top EU officials for Brexit working dinner

The EU's latest draft negotiating guidelines, agreed on Monday by Barnier and European diplomats, point to months of hard talks ahead as Brussels seeks to ensure Britain does not get a better deal o...

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Senior WH Official: 'Military Preparations' Are Underway for N.Korea

Senior WH Official: 'Military Preparations' Are Underway for N.Korea

The statement also emphasized that the USA favors diplomacy over military action, but added that it remained "prepared to defend" itself and allies. Although the statement emphasised diplomacy, Demo...

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China says it's conducting military drills in response to THAAD

China says it's conducting military drills in response to THAAD

We remain open to negotiations towards that goal. Just hours before Harris spoke, United States troops in South Korea began deploying a contentious anti-missile system in South Korea that has infuri...

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Easing Shutdown Worries, Trump Relents On Another Major Hurdle

Easing Shutdown Worries, Trump Relents On Another Major Hurdle

Under Obamacare, Congress members and their staff were required to use marketplace for their insurance, enabling people to trust that it provided good, quality coverage for everyone, including the r...

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Israel fires down incoming

Israel fires down incoming "target" from Syria

Despite the fact that Israel has carried out several air raids on the regime and Hezbollah positions not only in the occupied Golan Heights, but also in the outskirts of Damascus, Tel Aviv has so far ...

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Canada's Trudeau tells Trump a NAFTA pullout would be too painful

Canada's Trudeau tells Trump a NAFTA pullout would be too painful

USA media reported on Wednesday that he was likely to give formal notice of pulling the United States out of NAFTA - and then came the White House announcement that the U.S. Trump recently ramped up h...

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Tillerson criticizes Iran nuclear pact, USA plans review

Douglas Brinkley, a presidential historian at Rice University, said Trump may be allowing himself to argue in the future that existing deals can be improved without being totally discarded. In a sta...

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Israeli Intelligence: 'Hard to Believe' Assad Had No Knowledge of Chemical Attack

Israeli Intelligence: 'Hard to Believe' Assad Had No Knowledge of Chemical Attack

The suspected attack killed at least 87 people, including many children, and images of the dead and of suffering victims provoked global outrage. The draft-resolution, however, overlooked the fact t...

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ICC Champions Trophy: India miss deadline to name squad

ICC Champions Trophy: India miss deadline to name squad

The earlier model was getting Cricket Australia USD 131.25 million and the new model gives them an additional 0.75 million. In March earlier this year, the BCCI and three other full members - Sri La...

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USA admiral says N. Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

USA admiral says N. Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

Navy's bilateral military exercises with South Korea and Japan, and North Korea's live-fire drills to celebrate the anniversary of its military's founding. Defense Department official told ABC News. ...

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Boris Johnson attacks Labour leader Corbyn as 'mugwump'

But despite her Remain persuasions, she did not blame her brother: "Now I have to try to persuade my family - and my daughter says that she is "in mourning" - that this is not all Boris's fault". He a...

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US Says Turkish Airstrikes In Syria, Iraq Kill Partner Counter-ISIS Fighters

Ankara has vowed to combat groups inside Syria that it links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged an insurgency inside Turkey for over three decades. The coalition had force...

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Trump strategy on North Korea: 'Maximum engagement'

Han and the military both warned that North Korea will respond to a USA strike. The spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin called on the USA and North Korea to show restraint, not provoke ea...

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Passenger who was dragged off jetliner settles with United

Passenger who was dragged off jetliner settles with United

It was an unforeseen backlash as millions responded to the actions of United Airlines staff as they forcibly removed a passenger to make room for United employees. A Vietnam-born, Louisville-area phys...

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GOP pushes for one-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

GOP pushes for one-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

President Donald Trump showed signals of holding off funding for the construction of U.S. -Mexico border wall Monday, just days ahead of a government shutdown deadline. Anthem Inc., one of the largest...

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US Moves Anti-Missile System To South Korean Site

However, the move has angered China, which said the advanced system would do little to deter the North, while destabilizing the regional security balance. "However, we remain prepared to defend ours...

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London police arrest man on terrorism charge near UK parliament

London police arrest man on terrorism charge near UK parliament

Police forensic officers attend the scene after a person was arrested following an incident in Whitehall in London , Thursday April 27, 2017. The attacker, Khalid Masood, was shot dead by police. A s...

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North Korea marks anniversary of its founding leader Kim Il-sung

If not, we will solve the problem without them! A North Korean soldier looks through a pair of binoculars at a watchtower in Sinuiju, North Korea, just across from Dandong in China's Liaoning provin...

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NYC police department launches 1st phase of bodycam program

NYC police department launches 1st phase of bodycam program

Use of the cameras will be expanded to other precincts as more money becomes available, Ambrose said. The cameras are a result of an agreement after a federal investigation by the Department of Just...

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Turkey suspends 9000 police and arrests 'secret imams'

Hours later, more than 9,000 personnel were temporarily removed from the country's police force while they were being investigated for possible ties to Gulen's movement, the agency reported. They are ...

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Tillerson: US strategy on North Korea relies on China's participation

The latest propaganda video out of North Korea shows simulated missile attacks on the White House in Washington and a USA aircraft carrier. Trump sent the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike g...

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Aid workers rescue thousands of migrants off Libyan coast on Easter

Aid workers rescue thousands of migrants off Libyan coast on Easter

Rescue ships took on thousands of survivors from dinghies in deteriorating weather in the Mediterranean between Friday and Sunday. "The professional conduct and tireless efforts of our crew are to t...

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Trump Hopes for North Korean Leader's Wish to Maintain Peace

Trump Hopes for North Korean Leader's Wish to Maintain Peace

The latest film was played on a giant screen at a performance hall in the country's capital where scores of North Koreans had gathered for the occasion, according to state-run media. The Trump adminis...

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Is Le Pen's nationalist vision risky for all of Europe?

Is Le Pen's nationalist vision risky for all of Europe?

Stepping back from National Front will give Le Pen more freedom to change certain aspects of her project and to rally support she needs, according to people close to the far-right politician who spok...

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Number of Americans Supporting Legal Pot Shoots Higher

The poll showed that 65 percent think that marijuana is not as risky as other drugs, and 23 percent believe that the legalization of the drug would lead to crime. Colorado's revenue director said ...

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'The Simpsons' Has a Fittingly Dour Take on Trump's First 100 Days

'The Simpsons' Has a Fittingly Dour Take on Trump's First 100 Days

The teaser starts by showing Press Secretary Sean Spicer's lifeless, hanging body being discovered by Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president. Trump's TV program of choice features his favorite...

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Venezuela Announces Withdrawal From OAS

Clashes were also reported in other Venezuelan cities. In a televised statement broadcast over state TV Wednesday night, Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez said the withdrawal had been ordered by Ma...

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Blast followed by fire reported near Damascus airport

The incident comes after Syria accused Israel of striking a military installation near Damascus International Airport setting off a series of pre-dawn explosions. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had...

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Pentagon warned Flynn against taking foreign payments; IG launches investigation

Earlier this week , Cummings and Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) said Flynn may have broken the law by failing to inform the US government that he accepted foreign payments when he appl...

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BC leaders set for televised debate

Horgan campaigned in Burnaby on the soaring price of housing in Metro Vancouver and met people who are struggling to afford homes that meet the needs of their growing families. "This is just a way of ...

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