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Trump administration says no US trading partners manipulate currency

Baker says Trump is no doubt getting an earful on this matter from the CEOs he's been inviting to the White House. But the president hasn't even won confirmation for his U.S. In a statement, the Treas...

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'Mother of all bombs' kills at least 90 IS militants in Afghanistan

Ataullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nangarhar, said on Saturday the number of Islamic State group dead was up from the 36 reported a day earlier. During his tenure as president...

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Death toll in bomb attack on Syria evacuees rises to 112

Death toll in bomb attack on Syria evacuees rises to 112

Thousands of evacuees had been stuck on the road because of a disagreement over the number of rebels allowed to leave two other towns included in the deal, but the process restarted following the blas...

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Spain: ETA should disband and clear unresolved crimes

Spain: ETA should disband and clear unresolved crimes

Basque militant group ETA effectively ended an armed separatist campaign after nearly half a century yesterday, leading French authorities to the sites where it says its caches of weapons, explosives ...

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Libyan coastguards rescue immigrants, almost 100 feared missing

Libyan coastguards rescue immigrants, almost 100 feared missing

The Doctors Without Borders (MSF) boats Prudence and Aquarius rescued some 1,145 people from nine different dinghies in exhausting operations it said proved their presence off the North African coast ...

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US launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

US launches qualification tests for upgraded nuke bomb

Amid growing tensions in the Korean Peninsula over North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's nuclear program, and after the first-ever combat use of the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Blast Bomb, also known as t...

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Trump suggests Russian Federation may have had knowledge of Syria chemical attack

Trump suggests Russian Federation may have had knowledge of Syria chemical attack

Russia's top diplomat accused the United States of carrying out an unlawful attack against Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces. Trump said during an interview on Fox Business Network this week...

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'Chips for kids' car explodes in Syria, kills hundreds

Video footage broadcast on Syrian state-run television showed heavily damaged and burned buses parked on the side of a road. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 24 people had ...

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Tillerson: 'The Reign of the Assad Family Is Coming to an End'

Tillerson: 'The Reign of the Assad Family Is Coming to an End'

Last week's attack prompted Washington to launch a barrage of Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian air base. However, the Russian President and his officials dismissed United States evidence that Assad h...

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New Cold War? US and Russian Federation tensions spiking

New Cold War? US and Russian Federation tensions spiking

Russian Federation called for an impartial investigation into the chemical weapon attack and said moving towards regime change in Syria would only destabilize the region. The spokesman, Dmitry Pes...

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N.Korea shows off 'ICBM' during massive parade

The North's test firing Sunday could be seen as a message of defiance to the Trump administration in Washington, coming as it did on the day Vice President Mike Pence was set to arrive in Seoul for ta...

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French judges urge European Parliament to lift Le Pen's immunity

An Ipsos-Sopra Sterna poll indicate Macron and Le Pen are tied for the lead on 22 percent each meaning a swing of 500,000 votes against the Front National leader could swing the election entirely....

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Pence aims to reassure allies amid North Korea threat

In this image made from video broadcast by North Korean broadcaster KRT, soldiers take part in a parade at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, Saturday, April 15, 2017. and Europe. North Korea's weapon...

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North Korea tensions: Reports of Chinese troops on border

In a tweet after the visit, Trump said it was a "great honor" to host Xi and his wife Peng Liyuan, while adding: "Tremendous goodwill and friendship was formed, but only time will tell on trade". Se...

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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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