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Kerry, Gore denounce Trump for exiting Paris climate accord

Kerry, Gore denounce Trump for exiting Paris climate accord

Haley said the terms of the worldwide agreement curbing global emissions-signed by every country but Nicaragua and Syria-were "too onerous" and placed American companies at a disadvantage. Despite ...

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12-year-old delivers baby brother

12-year-old delivers baby brother

That definitely wasn't part of Dede Carraway's original birth plan, but she went with it. Mother Dede Carraway said the emotions on her teenage daughter's face brought her to tears. "This is the rea...

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London Mayor Khan suggests calling off Trump state visit to Britain

Trump had taken Khan's words out of context. Khan's comments came after Trump criticized the mayor's reaction to Saturday's London attack . But Donald Trump Jr . "Working with the police, se...

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Egypt and Bahrain: Qatar Isolation Caused by Refusal to Cease Terrorist Support

Six of the organizations are already considered militant groups in Bahrain. Bahrain has been gripped by a government crackdown on dissent for over a year now. In an interview with AFP, Sheikh Mohammed...

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Chouhan to hold fast tomorrow in Bhopal; will hear out farmers

Chouhan to hold fast tomorrow in Bhopal; will hear out farmers

Gandhi was released after over four hours of detention. "The Centre and the state government have forbidden the farmers to sell poppy husk since the last two years in Mandsaur and Neemuch district...

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Australia PM Declares Melbourne Siege an 'Act of Terrorism'

The gunman identified as Yacqub Khayre was shot dead yesterday following a stand-off with police which lasted for more than an hour at serviced apartments on Bay Street in Brighton, 11km south-east ...

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Amid Qatar crisis, China tells Iran that Gulf stability is best

But Gabriel also said that all members of the coalition fighting Islamic State should ban any government or private financing of militant groups, citing past reports about financing coming from Saudi-...

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United States successfully tests ballistic missile interceptor

Missile Defense Agency on Tuesday. It was the first live-fire test against an ICBM-class target for the U.S. ballistic missile defense system. The US has successfully intercepted an interconti...

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Anti-India demonstrations in IOK over killing of Sabzar Ahmed

The separatists, while announcing a two-day shutdown, have also called a march to Tral on May 30 to pay tributes to Bhat and seven other militants killed on Saturday. In an incident, students of a pol...

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Netanyahu: Israel Must Keep Military Control of Jordan Valley

The war officially ended on June 11, Israel coming out victorious. Israel tore down the concrete wall that had split the city for 19 years and transformed Jerusalem into a city serving all its diverse...

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Election 2017: Trainee solicitor to contest marginal seat for SNP

Election 2017: Trainee solicitor to contest marginal seat for SNP

With the Tories in its sights, the SNP says it will keep the triple lock on pensions and universal winter fuel payments for pensioners, as well as increase the minimum wage. While she stressed the "re...

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UAE postal service halts services to embattled Qatar

Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt , the UAE and several other countries severed diplomatic and transport ties with Doha on Monday, accusing it of supporting militants and their arch-foe Iran - charges...

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UK Liberal Democrats leader rules out coalition with May

Sir Vince Cable, the former business secretary, won his Twickenham constituency by nearly 10,000 votes after defeat there two years ago. Ex-cabinet minister Ed Davey also made a comeback by winning ...

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Trump says Comey´s testimony gives him `total vindication´

President Donald Trump on Friday broke his silence on Twitter following explosive testimony by fired FBI Director James Comey , declaring "total and complete vindication". Trump and all around him....

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Philippine Police Identify Manila Casino Attacker

Philippine Police Identify Manila Casino Attacker

Authorities have rejected the militants' claim. "On this note, we also reiterate our prior statements that this is not an act of terrorism", the police officer said, adding that it was a case of a b...

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Nebraska, Iowa lawmakers largely avoid commenting on substance of Comey's testimony

You've got to take it all together". In an off-screen press briefing on Thursday the White House deputy press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said that President Trump is not a liar, despit...

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United Kingdom police arrest man as part of ongoing London Bridge attack investigation

All were wearing fake explosive gear on their bodies, police said. Police and the security agencies are facing questions about whether they missed chances to thwart the attack . local time (1000 ...

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'Worst possible outcome' - analysts react to United Kingdom early election results

The opposition Labour Party meanwhile has had a field day, gaining 31 seats as of 0700 GMT (3pm Singapore time) and almost wiping out the Tories in London. That did not help May, who in her previous...

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London police find body in Thames

London police find body in Thames

The force says formal identification has not yet taken place, but Xavier Thomas' next of kin have been informed. He added: "We are paying a heavy cost in these attacks". The admission that at leas...

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What is a hung parliament?

Mrs May went to visit the Queen at Buckingham Palace this lunchtime to seek permission to form a government. May asked Britain's Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a new government on Friday aft...

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Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

An Israeli flag appeared alongside the USA and Saudi flags in a poster during the ceremony displaying all three dripping with read ink, ostensibly meant to symbolize blood. sanctions against Iran over...

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10000 evacuated, 4 dead as fires engulf South African town

10000 evacuated, 4 dead as fires engulf South African town

Western Cape authorities estimate that 300 buildings have been destroyed by the blaze. On social media, #CapeStorm and #KnysnaFire trended in the country with many sharing photos and video of th...

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Iran says five Tehran attackers had fought for ISIL

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the country's supreme leader, used the attacks to defend Tehran's involvement in wars overseas. "Some terrorist cells also have been dismantled", it added. They were later cl...

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Iran's Pretty Upset With Trump For Calling Them Out After Tehran Attack

Meanwhile eyewitnesses at the mausoleum on Tehran's southern outskirts said that two attackers wearing Balochi-style clothing and carrying Kalashnikov rifles entered the building, apparently wanting t...

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Here's how we can have another General Election

Her Conservative party still ended with comfortably the most seats, but have lost the majority vote, resulting in a hung parliament . Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn: " Politics has changed". ...

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London Mayor Sadiq says Trump's state visit to United Kingdom should be cancelled

London Mayor Sadiq says Trump's state visit to United Kingdom should be cancelled

Trump chose to follow up on his criticism of the Mayor's statement, saying again on Twitter , " Pathetic excuse by London Mayor Sadiq Khan who had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarm...

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PM Modi leaves for home after attending SCO Summit in Astana

Noting this year marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties between China and Kazakhstan, Chen said the two countries had fulfilled remarkable achievements in many areas, including cooperation in...

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Victor: "I want to burn the White House down"

On Thursday, Winner appeared in court for the first time and pleaded not guilty to transmitting defense information, the Associated Press reported . Wearing an orange jumpsuit and leg shackles, vic...

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United Kingdom elections: Theresa May refuses to quit despite hung parliament

Now it has been confirmed there is a hung parliament there are two options. But the Democratic Unionist Party has signalled it is ready to discuss working with the Tories. "Fact, is this morning she...

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India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

India and Pakistan were granted full membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization ( SCO ) at the end of two-day Heads of State Council summit in the Kazakh capital Astana Friday. After t...

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