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We are not ready for something like the Met Gala

Kerry's dress featured sequins and studs of all sizes and some sultry cut-outs throughout the dress. The theme for 2017 was Rei Kawakubo and Comme des Garçons , encouraging celebrities to go ava...

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North Korea accuses USA of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un

The plot was foiled, it said, but gave no details on the fate of "Kim". North Korea's ongoing nuclear and ballistic missile tests have been a concern for the Trump administration, who have made effo...

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Kushner Kin's China Sales Pitch 'Corruption, Pure and Simple'

Kushner Kin's China Sales Pitch 'Corruption, Pure and Simple'

Kushner Companies is working to attract $150 million in financing for a housing development in New Jersey through the EB-5 government program, that awards foreign investors a Green Card in exchange f...

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Video allegedly shows Palestinian hunger striker Marwan Barghouti sneaking food

Others were shot dead during protests or clashes, while some were killed in Israeli air strikes on the Gaza Strip. In the second portion of the video , beginning at about 3 minutes into the recordi...

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Trump's travel ban goes before federal appeals court

District Judge Theodore Chuang's decision quoted Trump's campaign vows to suspend Muslim immigration as evidence that "the national security objective is not the primary goal of the travel ban". Tru...

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96% Of French Israelis Vote For Macron

96% Of French Israelis Vote For Macron

Sylvie Goulard, a French deputy to the European Parliament, said Macron would make Berlin his first official visit, with perhaps a stop to see French troops stationed overseas as well. As the Euro...

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France's Macron got 10m more votes than Le Pen in election

France's Macron got 10m more votes than Le Pen in election

While Macron appears to have bridged the traditional gap between right and left by gaining widespread support for his liberal-minded programme, he now must convince the country that he needs a clear m...

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Obama starts defining his new role in the age of Trump

As soon as she read the details of Michael Flynn's interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, at the end of January, Yates called White House counsel Don McGahn and said they needed to ta...

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Israel lashes out over "systematic harassment" at UN

Submitted to UNESCO's Executive Board by Algeria, Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and Sudan, the resolution on "Occupied Palestine" will most likely pass, given the automatic anti-Israel majori...

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United States media closely watching S. Korea's presidential election

Two months after booting their sitting presiden. A Gallup Korea poll published last Wednesday showed Moon with 38 percent support in a field of 13 candidates, with centrist Ahn Cheol-soo his nea...

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White House: Trump and Putin Had 'Very Good' Conversation on Syria

The White House readout referenced North Korea with but one line: "Finally, they spoke about how best to resolve the very risky situation in North Korea ". The call on Syria came a day befo...

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More than 100 arrested in Paris after Macron win

Reuters reported that more than 11 percent of voters chose neither Macron nor Le Pen. Minutes after his victory was called, Ms Le Pen phoned her opponent to congratulate him on his victory, tel...

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WH highlights Clapper's lack of evidence on Trump-Russia collusion

Yates said she first contacted McGahn on January 26, six days after Trump was sworn in, in a morning phone conversation in which she requested a face-to-face meeting, which was held that day. The New...

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Euro, shares rally on relief as Macron wins French presidency

Tokyo stocks opened sharply higher Monday, with the Nikkei hitting a 17-month intraday high on relief after pro-European Union centrist Emmanuel Macron won Sunday's French presidential election. Th...

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Ex-Obama administration officials to testify in Trump-Russia probe

Ex-Obama administration officials to testify in Trump-Russia probe

The statements from Yates, an Obama administration holdover, offered by far the most detailed account of the chain of events that led to Flynn's ouster from government in the first weeks of the Trump ...

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Michael Flynn might have broken the law, House oversight leaders say

Michael Flynn might have broken the law, House oversight leaders say

Mr Flynn, a retired US Army lieutenant general, may have also violated the law because Department of Defence contracts prohibit former military officers from taking payments from foreign sources witho...

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Women March Saturday in Ongoing Protests Against Venezuela's Maduro

President Nicolas Maduro has said opposition demonstrations are aimed at generating chaos in Venezuela, and insists the best way forward is to dissolve the National Assembly and to rewrite the constit...

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India's top court rules tycoon Mallya guilty of contempt

India's top court rules tycoon Mallya guilty of contempt

In its petition, the group of banks said Mallya had received around 40 million US dollars from global spirits giant Diageo but had siphoned it off by transferring the money to his children's accounts ...

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Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections

Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections

Another miner rushes up to kick the back of it as it sped away down a hill. News of the attack on Rouhani's vehicle did not initially come from the state media but from semi-official news agencies -...

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Gas leak in mine in central China kills 18 miners

Gas leak in mine in central China kills 18 miners

After the gas release, which occurred last Sunday, was able to save 37 miners were in the mine, they are hospitalized. Investigators are testing the makeup of the poisonous gas. At least 38 people d...

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Palestinian hunger-strikers are being 'cynically exploited', says Israeli minister

In a New York Times op-ed written from his prison cell, Barghouti said: "Hunger striking is the most peaceful form of resistance available". The prisoners are demanding better conditions in Isra...

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France Elects a Pro-European Union President

France Elects a Pro-European Union President

Among others floated as potential premiers are Xavier Bertrand, a veteran of the Republican who heads the Hauts-de-France, and outgoing Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, who after Macron's win urge...

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Sukma Attack: Impose emergency in Naxal strongholds in Chhattisgarh, says Subramanian Swamy

He also urged Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to "take revenge" for the "cowardice" attack. He said , Maoists are the biggest enemies of tribals and poor, and that they don't want development. "I w...

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Nicola Sturgeon rejects 'ludicrous' claims Tory surge could stop referendum bid

THE former campaign director of Better Together has been revealed as Scottish Labour's candidate for East Renfrewshire at next month's General Election. "Labour will run a positive campaign that rejec...

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Real Madrid Lead Race To Sign €49million-rated Teenager Vinicius Junior

Real Madrid Lead Race To Sign €49million-rated Teenager Vinicius Junior

Flamengo own the player and are keen to extend his current contract, which has a €30m release clause, and protect themselves from losing Vinicius too early. The 19-year-old defender, who is now on l...

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Head of Daesh in Afghanistan killed by US, Afghan forces

Head of Daesh in Afghanistan killed by US, Afghan forces

The April 27 raid in Nangarhar Province was completed by 50 U.S. Army Rangers and 40 Afghan commandos near the site of the devastating MOAB detonation on April 13. Antonio Giustozzi, an Afghanistan ...

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Trump Dismantles Michelle Obama Healthy School Lunch Initiative

Trump Dismantles Michelle Obama Healthy School Lunch Initiative

Providing more flexibility to school districts to serve food kids will eat has been a top priority for Roberts, who oversees the lunch program as chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee. Perdue s...

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AAP crisis: Kapil Mishra challenges Arvind Kejriwal to contest open elections

Mishra, who was sacked as Delhi cabinet minister on Saturday, reiterated his demand for a lie detector test on his allegations that he was an eyewitness to the Rs. But let me make it clear. He didn't ...

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Sally Yates hearing: Senators to hear testimony on Russia

Trump fired Flynn, a retired general, in February for failing to disclose talks with Ambassador Sergei Kislyak about USA sanctions on Moscow and then misleading Vice President Mike Pence about the c...

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House overwhelmingly passes new sanctions against North Korea

House overwhelmingly passes new sanctions against North Korea

The new United States administration has pushed North Korea's nuclear issue to the top of its foreign policy agenda and declared that the era of "strategic patience" with Pyongyang is over. Recent tes...

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