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UK Elections: Theresa May to form coalition govt with support of DUP

UK Elections: Theresa May to form coalition govt with support of DUP

No 10 had earlier said the DUP had agreed the principles of a deal and it would be discussed at a cabinet meeting on Monday. Without a clear alternative, the parties would be expected to hold di...

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Presidential spokesman says Israel destroys any chance of peace

The military conflict began when Israel on June 5 launched a sudden pre-emptive airstrike that destroyed nearly all of the Egyptian air force on the ground. "Israel is stubborn and just wants to take ...

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DUP deal threatens Northern Ireland peace, says former negotiator

The Conservatives won 318 House of Commons seats in Thursday's election, eight short of an outright majority. Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , fresh from his party's strong showing, con...

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Kuwait: Qatar ready to heal Gulf rift

But the visit came after Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told The Associated Press that Qatar has "chosen to ride the tiger of extremism and terrorism" and now needed to ...

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Qatar Says Gulf Citizens Can Remain Amid Bitter Diplomatic Dispute With Neighbors

Iran has sent five planes of food to Qatar , Iran's national carrier told AFP on Sunday, days after Gulf countries cut off air and other transport links to the emirate. "I think it is about an or...

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Trump can't stop Comey with executive privilege

Last month, the New York Times reported that Comey wrote a February memo alleging Trump asked him to shut down the FBI investigation into Flynn's ties to Russian Federation. On top of all of this...

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Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM

One of the main Leave campaigners during the UK's 2016 Brexit campaign, Johnson was widely expected to stand for the leadership of the Conservative Party, and the prime ministership, after former ...

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US' Tillerson urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade

He said blockade had caused "unintended" consequences, and was "hindering United States military actions in the region and the campaign against ISIS ", referring to ISIL. The hack, which USA official...

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England beats Venezuela 1-0 to win U20 World Cup

The only goal of the match, played at the Suwon World Cup Stadium here, carried the signature of Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin 34 minutes into the game. Meanwhile, Wuilker Farinez has ma...

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OPEC output cuts to last five years, Saudi Arabia says

OPEC output cuts to last five years, Saudi Arabia says

Crude prices fell about 4 per cent last week after USA data showed a surprise 3. 3 million barrel rise in crude inventories to 513.2 million barrels. Total volume traded was about 8% above the 100-da...

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Conservatives hang on to minority in United Kingdom election

Democratic Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster said that "we have made good progress but the discussions continue". The draft " confidence and supply " agreement specifies that the socially cons...

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Opinion analysis: Court rejects gender-based distinctions in citizenship laws

Opinion analysis: Court rejects gender-based distinctions in citizenship laws

Ginsburg, known for her work on gender equality before she became a jurist, wrote for the court that in light of the Supreme Court's various rulings regarding the equal protection guarantee since 1971...

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US top court won't expand debt-collection abuse law in Santander case

US top court won't expand debt-collection abuse law in Santander case

The Supreme Court explained that the law applies only to companies that collect money on behalf of others, not businesses like Santander that collect debt bought from other companies after it fell i...

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Puerto Ricans skeptical of change after vote for statehood

Many believe the island's territorial status has contributed to its 10-year economic recession, which has prompted almost half a million Puerto Ricans to flee to the US mainland and was largely spark...

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Iran sends five planes of food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Iran sends five planes of food to Qatar amid concerns of shortages

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on June 10 that Ankara hopes the rift between the "Muslim countries" would end "through peaceful dialogue before the religious holiday", referring to E...

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Italy steamroll lowly Liechtenstein 5-0 in World Cup qualifier

Italy steamroll lowly Liechtenstein 5-0 in World Cup qualifier

Goals from Lorenzo Insigne , Andrea Belotti , Eder , Federico Bernardeschi and Manolo Gabbiadini sealed a comfortable win for the hosts in Udine, although they remain second in the standings co...

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Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Arrested

Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Arrested

One of the groups participating in the Moscow rally, which is over government plans to demolish Soviet-era apartment blocks in the city, said it would hold its protest on Sakharova Avenue as planned...

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Trump's environment official skipping much of G7 summit

Trump's environment official skipping much of G7 summit

The U.S. did, however, promise to continue efforts to reduce pollution and promote energy efficiency, and Mr. Pruitt rejected the idea that the Paris pact is the only way forward. "This is not just ...

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2-magnitude earthquake shakes Turkey, Greece; 10 injured

Spyros Galinos says the woman was found in the southern village of Vrisa, which was badly affected by Monday's natural disaster. "The street is full of plaster". There were no reports of injuries am...

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Illinois Dem's COVFEFE Act would archive Trump's tweets as public documents

Illinois Dem's COVFEFE Act would archive Trump's tweets as public documents

Officially he's calling it the Communications Over Various Feeds Electronically for Engagement , or COVFEFE, Act . Essentially, the bill alters the existing Presidential Records Act to ensure a...

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NSA leak suspect victor remains in local custody in Georgia

NSA leak suspect victor remains in local custody in Georgia

Prosecutors successfully argued Thursday that 25-year-old Reality Winner might possess more stolen government secrets and that she might be a flight risk if released on bond. She is being held in th...

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Penguins beat Nashville to take home Stanley Cup

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Like in the past season, the series was finished af...

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Dublin warns May over pact with Northern Irish party

Dublin warns May over pact with Northern Irish party

As such, he said, it was important to have enough police to be able to send the "bobby" out on the beat to get to know the community. A deal between the government and the DUP could also unsettle th...

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India Slams Trump's Charges it Signed Paris Climate Deal for Money

The 2015 pact, signed by 195 countries, seeks to fight global warming by preventing the Earth from heating up by 1.8 degrees between now and 2100 by limiting the amount of greenhouses gases levels tha...

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Ninth Circuit Upholds Stay of Trump Travel Ban

Ninth Circuit Upholds Stay of Trump Travel Ban

The 9th Circuit upheld the block on Trump's travel ban and a cap on refugees. Lawyers for the state of Hawaii , meanwhile, told the Supreme Court on Monday that it should not allow the administra...

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Iran kills Isis 'mastermind' of Tehran attacks as crackdown on militants continues

Iran kills Isis 'mastermind' of Tehran attacks as crackdown on militants continues

Terrorist group of ISIL has claimed responsibility for the recent fatal attacks in Tehran . That drew fire from Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, who tweeted: "Repugnant WH (White H...

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Kathy Griffin to address Trump beheading stunt at press conference

Kathy Griffin to address Trump beheading stunt at press conference

Her lawyer, Lisa Bloom , also claimed that the Trump family had bullied and tried to "ruin" Griffin and that they were responsible for the loss of her jobs, claiming that this kind of backlash woul...

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Govt lawyers to SC: Junk petitions vs martial law

At a news conference upon his arrival from Russian Federation on Wednesday, Duterte pointed to the projected arrival of ISIS in the country and the open defiance of lawless armed groups in Marawi City...

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Finnish government to submit formal resignation - Sipila

Finnish government to submit formal resignation - Sipila

The Finns have seen their support flagging in recent months and picked Jussi Halla-aho as new leader at a party congress at the weekend. The comment was echoed by the finance minister, Petteri Orpo,...

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How to unlock Facebook's new Pride reaction

Since the LGBTQ community is celebrating the Pride Month, Facebook gave birth to a new reaction - a Rainbow Flag. The feature is available across the United Kingdom right now, but don't worry if y...

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