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Egypt declares state of emergency after ISIS bombing kills 44

Egypt declares state of emergency after ISIS bombing kills 44

Copts, who make up about one tenth of Egypt's population of more than 92 million, have been targeted several times in recent months. Last week, Al-Sissi was on a state visit to the US and met presi...

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USCCB President mourns Egypt bomb attack victims

USCCB President mourns Egypt bomb attack victims

They have repeatedly been targeted by Islamist extremists in recent years. The Egyptian cabinet approved a countrywide state of emergency of three months in a statement released this morning. "It ma...

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USA confirms 'failed' North Korea missile test

North Korean state media has made no comment on the launch . The launch took place from the city of Sinpo in the central South Hamgyong province. There were no further details, and the office sa...

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Boris Johnson Urges Russia to Stop Supporting Bashar Assad

Syria had handed over its entire chemical arsenal to the UN's Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in 2014 after hundreds of people were killed in a sarin gas attack in Damascus...

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USA security adviser says N.Korea behavior 'can't continue'

North Korea has warned the United States not to take provocative action in the region, saying it is "ready to hit back with nuclear attacks". Neither was able to determine immediately what kind of m...

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N Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

President Donald Trump's first meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping later this week, raising speculation that it might have been timed to get their attention. Did North Korea really want to steal th...

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Hank Aaron throws out first pitch at SunTrust Park

Fans from as far as Nebraska shared their thoughts with News 4 Sports. A recent study showed Atlanta is in the top 10 of the worst congestion in the world, and the stadium is where two of the clogge...

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Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

Canada announces legislation to legalize recreational marijuana

There will be new criminal code provisions, including making it an offense, punishable by up to 14 years in jail, for the illegal distribution or sale of cannabis as well as similar penalties for ...

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Sri Lanka garbage dump collapse toll rises to 24

Hopes of finding anyone alive under a collapsed mountain of garbage in Sri Lanka's capital faded Sunday as the death toll reached 23 with another six reported missing, police said. He said some areas ...

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22 killed in Sri Lanka as massive mound of garbage collapses

The army said troops of the Sri Lanka Light Infantry, Commandos, Gemunu Watch and Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment were carrying out operations at the location, the Colombo Gazette reported. "Those who lo...

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North Korean missile test fails, United States and South Korea say

Pence had been briefed on the failed launch en route to Seoul and had been in touch with Trump, White House aides said. Reflecting jitters in the region that rhetorical brinkmanship could spiral i...

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Toronto Blue Jays vs. Baltimore Orioles

Toronto (1-8) is mired in the worst start in franchise history, due mostly to a popgun offence. Through nine games, Donaldson is slashing.310/.429/.586 with a pair of home runs and four RBI's in 35 ...

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The Weeknd makes it Instagram official with Selena Gomez

The Weeknd makes it Instagram official with Selena Gomez

The image comes as it was reported that Selena has been given the seal of approval by the mother and grandmother of The Weeknd - born Abel Tesfaye. "If The Weeknd ever chose to dump Selena, it w...

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Mass evacuation in Syria to proceed after deadly blast

Maysa al-Aswad, a 30-year-old evacuee from Kafraya, said she was sitting on one of the buses with her six-month-old son Hadi and 10-year-old daughter Narjis when the blast shook the parked convoy. At ...

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Russia relations at 'all-time low'

Russia relations at 'all-time low'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during a news conference following their talks in Moscow , Russia , April 12, 2017. -Russian relations. ...

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Donald Trump Didn't Realize North Korean Diplomacy

Donald Trump Didn't Realize North Korean Diplomacy "Isn't So Easy"

Trump said the first topic the two leaders discussed was North Korea, and that he appreciated Xi's deep knowledge. Though I don't for a second believe the actions of the Trump administration were an...

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Canadian government unveils marijuana legalization bill

Canadian government unveils marijuana legalization bill

Blair said at the news conference in Ottawa that "criminal prohibition has failed" and that 21 percent of youth, and 30 percent of young adults, use cannabis in Canada. "We don't really have a way of ...

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Syria Values Highly Russia's Stance on US Aggression - Foreign Minister

Syria Values Highly Russia's Stance on US Aggression - Foreign Minister

US President Donald Trump has said its "certainly possible" though "probably unlikely" Russian Federation knew about the Syrian chemical attack in advance, adding relations between the US and Russian ...

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Ex-Afghan president: Allowing US to drop bomb 'treason'

Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said no civilians were harmed in the massive blast that targeted the network of caves and tunnels, which had been heavily mined. And later on Saturday, ...

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Russian Federation says evidence growing Syria chemical attack was staged

Russian Federation says evidence growing Syria chemical attack was staged

The US hit the Syrian airbase from which it said the assault was launched with cruise missiles, days after the attack. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, more than 70 people were ...

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Russia for international probe into chemical attack in Syria

The U.S. has blamed the Syrian government for launching a deadly chemical attack in Khan Sheikhoun that killed over 80 people on April 4, and responded by striking a Syrian air base . The Foreign Sec...

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We have 'constitutional' right to implement Muslim personal: AIMPLB

We have 'constitutional' right to implement Muslim personal: AIMPLB

Maulana also informed about the moral code of conduct, which will solve the misunderstanding with regard to the triple talaq issue. After all the hullabaloo regarding triple talaq , the practice th...

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May defends relationship with Saudi Arabia

May defends relationship with Saudi Arabia

The Prime Minister has defended engagement with Saudi Arabia ahead of a visit to discuss trade and security, saying that she could be an example for the role of women in a society. "And there is so mu...

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Bomb blast on bus convoy kills, wounds dozens in Syria

Bomb blast on bus convoy kills, wounds dozens in Syria

About 100 people were killed Saturday in a auto bomb explosion targeting pro-regime evacuees leaving besieged Syrian towns, a volunteer rescue agency said. They were headed for regime or rebel-held ar...

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Evacuation Resumes after Terrorist Blast Killed Scores of Foua, Kefraya Residents

On Saturday, a bomber targeted the buses as they waited in the militant-held al-Rashidin district on the outskirts of Aleppo to cross into government-controlled territory. Rami Abdurrahman, head of th...

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15 arrested in protests demanding Donald Trump's tax returns

People from across the Commonwealth traveled to Lexington to wave signs, chant and march in protest to President Trump's decision not to release his tax returns. "When we check in with our members, th...

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Trump Will Spend Easter Weekend at Mar-a-Lago

Trump played a few rounds at the Trump International Golf Course in West Palm Beach , Florida on April 9, the Daily Mail reported . 'Is Easter next week?' Trump added. Temporary flight restricti...

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'Survivor' Contestant Zeke Smith Outed as Transgender, Called 'Deceptive'

This desperate grab at trying to paint Zeke as a deceitful and hiding truths didn't work out for Jeff though, and after being yelled at by the entire tribe , Survivor host Jeff Probst made the ...

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French judges to European Parliament

French judges to European Parliament

He said the slight slide in Le Pen's support could be due both to the race tightening closer to the voting date, and to minor protest candidates stealing votes from her. Ms Le Pen was dumbfounded when...

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North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile - South Korea

It was unclear exactly when the conversation took place on Sunday, but Xinhua's report of the call came out after a failed missile launch by North Korea. During a fellowship meal after the services, h...

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