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Killed in Sri Lanka Garbage Dump Collapse

Guttila Silva, a former mayor and local politician, said residents were angry that the Colombo Municipality had continued to dump hundreds of tonnes of garbage at the site daily, despite safety conc...

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Turkey minister rejects European Union call for probe into vote

The electoral board accepted a stunning number of ballots that lacked an official stamp. "This is about the fact that actually the law only allows official voting envelopes", Mr Korun said. Other wo...

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Things I think I know about Donald Trump's tax returns

Things I think I know about Donald Trump's tax returns

During the Tax March demonstrations that took place in cities nationwide, and at Trump's Mar-a-Largo resort, protesters chanted "Hey, Hey we want to see your Schedule A" and "Chicken-in-Chief" accus...

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Videos show desperation of suspect in Facebook killing

Police swarmed the auto, and Stephens' fatally shot himself. Stephens, 37, had been on the run since Sunday, when he was accused of shooting a 74-year-old man to death in a random attack in Clevelan...

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British PM calls for early general elections on 8 June

She said she would introduce legislation on Wednesday to pave the way for the early election. In September, she said: "I'm not going to be calling a snap election". May, who had previously denied sh...

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White House chief strategist Steve Bannon

US President Donald Trump made the adjustment in a National Security Presidential Memorandum that outlined the members and their respective duties in the NSC, which did not include Bannon's role. "I...

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What we know about North Korea's failed missile launch

What we know about North Korea's failed missile launch

He told reporters that President Trump was hopeful China would use its "extraordinary levers" to pressure Pyongyang to abandon its weapons programme. After 25 years of trying to deal patiently with ...

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President Trump is extremely invested in the Georgia special election

President Trump is extremely invested in the Georgia special election

Surveys suggest that if Ossoff does not win a majority outright, in a two-way runoff, he has a narrow lead over his likely Republican opponent, Karen Handel, who infamously was forced to resign from ...

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ISIL kills dozens of civilians fleeing Mosul

ISIL kills dozens of civilians fleeing Mosul

Commander of Nineveh Liberation Operation Lieutenant General Abdul Amir Yarallah said on Friday that soldiers from the 9th Armored Division and 71st Brigade of the 15th Division had regained control o...

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US intercepts 2 Russian bombers near Alaska's coast

US intercepts 2 Russian bombers near Alaska's coast

Gary Ross said the F-22 jets intercepted TU-95 Bear bombers Monday , calling the maneuver "safe and professional", The Associated Press reports. According to a USA official, the intercept occurre...

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Nearly 9000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean over weekend - IOM

Nearly 9000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean over weekend - IOM

Officials in northern France say an operation to shelter more than 1,000 migrants has ended, five days after the camp they were staying in outside the port city of Dunkirk burned down. The Internation...

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Sikh cab driver assaulted in US

Sikh cab driver assaulted in US

The passengers kept giving him wrong directions, following which he asked them to get out of the cab, Singh said. He further added that the passengers started banging on the plastic partition and st...

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Steve Stephens found dead inside car in Erie, Pa.

Stephens, 37, became the subject of the nationwide manhunt after posting what looked to be his gruesome shooting of 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr . on a Cleveland street and a later confession to it o...

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BJP to make Odisha a laboratory for welfare schemes: Dharmendra Pradhan

BJP to make Odisha a laboratory for welfare schemes: Dharmendra Pradhan

Stating that BJP has forgotten its poll promise of 2004, he said the prime minister should have declared "special category state status" for Odisha and a special financial package on the pattern doled...

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Suspect In Gun Shop Robbery Mailed 161-Page Manifesto To Trump

Suspect In Gun Shop Robbery Mailed 161-Page Manifesto To Trump

Spoden said police had found a 161-page manifesto that Jakubowski had allegedly written and sent to Trump Tuesday at the White House. The country sheriff's office said the manifesto included anti-...

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Fairfield mother to be deported on April 19

Fairfield mother to be deported on April 19

Trujillo Diaz has sought asylum, saying her family has been targeted by drug cartels. The attorney said she hopes statements by Sen. Attorney Emily Brown says she and Trujillo Diaz are disappointe...

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Tories could have 140 seat majority after snap General Election

May came to power last July in the wake of the British vote to leave the European Union , which led to Cameron's resignation. Corbyn, a veteran socialist with support on the left of the party, won ...

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Britain's prime minister aims to hold early elections in June

The pound strengthened by nearly half a cent against the U.S. dollar as May spoke, reflecting investor relief that earlier rumours of a shock resignation did not transpire. "I will be putting myself f...

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Russian Federation relations 'may be at an all-time low'

Russian Federation relations 'may be at an all-time low'

He said, however, that relations between the two countries are strained and could be improved. Earlier, Russia vetoed a draft resolution at the UN Security Council presented by the US, UK and Fran...

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About 400 tips pour in for Steve Stephens national search

Appearing alongside a USA marshal and an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent, Williams said investigators have searched dozens of locations, "to no avail", and that one of his detectives had spoken ...

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Crystal Lake Runners Finish the Boston Marathon

Crystal Lake Runners Finish the Boston Marathon

Reporter: This morning, Kathrine Switzer was one of more than 13,000 women running the Boston marathon. Fifty years later, Switzer again crossed the Boston Marathon finish line, but instead of break...

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Donald Trump congratulates Turkish President Erdogan on controversial referendum victory

Even government supporters celebrating their win online didn't seem entirely convinced. Erdogan added that Turkey did not "see, hear or acknowledge" the reports of irregularities from the Organizati...

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United States 'mother of all bombs' kills dozens of ISIS militants

United States 'mother of all bombs' kills dozens of ISIS militants

Afghans have since resumed offensive operations against ISIS , Waziri said. However, a statement released on Friday through IS' media wing, Amaq News Agency, said none of the terror group's fighter...

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Rivals to challenge Recep Tayyip Erdogan's poll win

Rivals to challenge Recep Tayyip Erdogan's poll win

The weekend referendum results from Turkey remind us why we're glad the United States is not a democracy. Germany›s comments were echoed in France, where President Francois Hollande said: "It›s ...

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Sharks beat Oilers in first game of Stanley Cup Playoffs 2017

Sharks beat Oilers in first game of Stanley Cup Playoffs 2017

However, the period ended scoreless. "But I'm excited about things that are to come in the future because I think we're going to have a good team for a while". If the Oilers could get the first ten ...

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United Kingdom leader seeks snap June 8 election to bolster Brexit hand

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said his party would vote for the election and would provide an effective alternative to govern the country. We put some of your questions to the BBC's Reality Check team...

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Holy Saturday well-spent, city ready for Easter Sunday

Holy Saturday well-spent, city ready for Easter Sunday

Luckily, many are able to make time for church services and an egg hunt or two. "The Easter season is regarded as the highest point in the Catholic Church's liturgical season", said Father Larry Kle...

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Trump, Republicans face test in Georgia; Dems aim for upset

Trump, Republicans face test in Georgia; Dems aim for upset

Tom Price to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. President Donald Trump has been in office fewer than 100 days and already is facing the prospect of a major electoral setback. Among R...

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Eric Trump: POTUS golf habit a 'very effective tool'

Eric Trump: POTUS golf habit a 'very effective tool'

Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Robert Capers said in a press conference at the time . And he says cities that protect people in the country illegally make efforts to fight gang viole...

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Pence assures Japan America is with its ally '100 percent'

Spicer argued that if the Trump administration were to announce the specific conditions that warrant U.S. military intervention on the North, then Pyongyang could exploit it to prepare for a response....

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