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Trump supporters, protesters clash in Berkeley, California

Trump supporters, protesters clash in Berkeley, California

The Chronicle reported that several liberal groups long-planned to disrupt the pro-Trump rally with the intent to shut it down. The crowd quickly grew to more than 200 people, with anti-Trump prot...

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Markey: Dems Will Reverse Nuke Option on SCOTUS

Even for many of us who are delighted with his ascension to the bench, it was a melancholy moment. TROY, N.Y. The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center on the Rensselaer Poly...

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India is what it is because of Sardar Patel: Modi

Speaking at a gathering after inaugurating the projects, Modi said his government works for public, unlike the previous Congress administration. "But that has never been the nature of our nation", P...

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Suspect in St. John the Evangelist church fire arrested

Suspect in St. John the Evangelist church fire arrested

When church-goers arrived on Easter, they were told the church would not be able to host the service. Investigators believe the fire was started early Sunday morning after a suspect threw a "flammab...

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Suspect in Wash. mall shooting found dead in cell

Suspect in Wash. mall shooting found dead in cell

Arcan Cetin, 20, was discovered hanging in the Snohomish County Jail about 9 p.m. Sunday, said Rosemary Kaholokula, chief criminal deputy prosecutor for Skagit County. During interviews with police, C...

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Pence makes first trip to Asia as tension mounts with North Korea

Pence makes first trip to Asia as tension mounts with North Korea

US Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in South Korea at the start of a 10-day trip to Asia that comes amid turmoil along the Korean Peninsula over North Korea's threats to advance its growing nucle...

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Mass protests take place across South Africa against President Jacob Zuma

Mass protests take place across South Africa against President Jacob Zuma

Earlier on Friday, tens of thousands of South Africans in different cities including Pretoria, Cape Town and Durban demonstrated against the continuation of President Zuma in office. Some veterans o...

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Lavrov cautions United States on NKorea moves

The US, which stations 28,500 troops in South Korea, would "defeat any attack and we will meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective response". U.S. Vice Presid...

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VP Pence On North Korea: Era Of "Strategic Patience" Over

Sergey Lavrov is responding to Vice President Mike Pence's statement Monday in South Korea that the "era of strategic patience is over" with regard to North Korea's efforts to build nuclear weapons....

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Pope opens free laundromat for Rome's poor

Poor and homeless people have access to detergent, fabric softener, and irons provided there as well. A statement from the Office of Papal Charities said the initiative came from Pope Francis' invit...

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US Syria strike: Trump reasons out why runways were not hit

The Republican criticized calls by his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, for the establishment of a no-fly zone and "safe zones" to protect noncombatants. He said a total of 59 missiles were lau...

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USA claim missiles took out '20%' of Syrian aircraft

USA claim missiles took out '20%' of Syrian aircraft

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took a more nuanced view, asserting that Assad had undermined his legitimacy as a leader but declaring that defeating Islamic State remains the top US goal in Syria....

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Black Hawk helicopter crashes on Maryland golf course

A photo from TheBayNet.com shows firefighters appearing to peer into the wreckage at the Breton Bay Golf and Country Club, near Society Hill Road. The Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk chopper crashed a...

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Death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' climbs to 94

Two militants of the Islamic State (IS) group were killed after a NATO-led coalition forces' drone struck a vehicle in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar, the provincial government said on Su...

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Samsung predicting second-highest operating profits ever for Q1, 2017

The first-quarter operating profit was above the market's earlier estimate of 9.43 trillion won, compiled by Yonhap Infomax, the financial news arm of Yonhap news agency. Problems began previous y...

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Pence On North Korea: 'Era Of Strategic Patience Is Over'

Pence On North Korea: 'Era Of Strategic Patience Is Over'

He repeated President Donald Trump's warning that the US would act without China if necessary. The Vice President added that the US would protect South Korea and pressure the North to abandon its nucl...

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Jimmy Fallon Returns to His 'SNL' Roots for Jared Kushner Parody

Baldwin's Trump ruminate on his first 100 days in office and his accomplishments. Baldwin, however, corrected him by saying: "Have you seen my tweets about North Korea?" "I'm so sad that my presiden...

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Assange appears safe from eviction, taunts Ecuador poll loser

Moreno is set to continue and expand social programs introduced under outgoing President Rafael Correa , for whom Lenin served as vice president from 2007 to 2013, before working as the United Nation...

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North Korea Russia warns US against unilateral strike

Mr Pence's visit, full of Cold War symbolism, comes amid increasing tensions and heated rhetoric on the Korean Peninsula. Pence's trip to the flashpoint frontier underscored the US' shifting pol...

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Trump's omnipresent son-in-law now in Iraq

Speaking after lengthy battlefield reports from two Iraqi generals, Kushner sounded upbeat about the campaign and said the partnership between USA and Iraqi troops was "very impressive". The coaliti...

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Ola-Uber strike: Delhi HC restrains unions from blocking cabs

Ola-Uber strike: Delhi HC restrains unions from blocking cabs

The Delhi High Court restrained on Monday (April 17) two drivers' unions permanently from stopping cab services associated with cab aggregators Ola and Uber. We welcome the court's order and hope that...

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3 major figures among hundreds registered for Iran's presidential race

3 major figures among hundreds registered for Iran's presidential race

Last week, Iran's bellicose former president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad , said he would seek the presidency. Ahmadinejad, who announced a few days ago he was running for a third presidential term, added ...

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Egyptian Police Interrupt New ISIS Plot Against Christians

Egyptian Police Interrupt New ISIS Plot Against Christians

Marks Cathedral in Alexandria that killed 17 people and injured dozens, Ahram Arabic website reported. FILE - In this December 11, 2016 file photo, an Egyptian Coptic nun weeps as she looks at damag...

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Three killed in tense scenes at Turkey's polling stations

Three killed in tense scenes at Turkey's polling stations

Unofficial results showed the Yes camp on 51.41 percent while the No had 48.59 percent. However, Erdogan has effectively transformed the office into a more politically active one after he became Tur...

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Syria's president Bashar al- Assad is an 'arch-terrorist', says Boris Johnson

U.S. retail sales dropped more than expected in March while annual core inflation slowed to 2.0 per cent, the smallest advance since November 2015, from 2.2 per cent in February, data showed on Friday...

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India stands totally exposed on issue of terror financing in Pakistan: FO

India stands totally exposed on issue of terror financing in Pakistan: FO

Condemning the Pakistan military court's move of giving death sentence to former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, the government on yesterday said Islamabad's belligerent behaviour is not accep...

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Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

Gorsuch confirmed for Supreme Court

Vice President Mike Pence presided over the senate for the vote and announced the final tally of 54 to 45 in favor of Gorsuch. Later Monday, Justice Anthony Kennedy will ask his former law clerk and n...

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Japan, China remain on United States 'monitoring list' for currency

Garrett concluded that the commonly seen headlines in US media about the Chinese economy were usually "profoundly misleading about the win-win nature of the relations between the United States and ...

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Senate approves Trump nominee to Supreme Court in 54-45 vote

Senate approves Trump nominee to Supreme Court in 54-45 vote

President Donald Trump says in a statement that Gorsuch's "judicial temperament, exceptional intellect, unparalleled integrity, and record of independence" will make him "the flawless choice" to serve...

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Turkey's president Recep Erdogan wins referendum to greatly expand powers

Turkey's president Recep Erdogan wins referendum to greatly expand powers

As Mr Erdogan's supporters celebrated on the streets of Istanbul with fireworks, the Republican People's Party said "illegal acts" were carried out in favour of the government in the referendum. " T...

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