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Political turmoil as May announces early United Kingdom election

Sturgeon also said in a statement that Scotland must be "protected" from a Conservative Party trying to seize control of government for many years to come. She was hoping for a big Tory win, he said, ...

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Korea leader oversees special forces op as tensions soar

Korea leader oversees special forces op as tensions soar

Ostensibly Saturday's event was to mark the 105th anniversary of Kim Il-Sung's birth - a date known as the " Day of the Sun " in the North - and a squadron of warplanes flew overhead forming the numbe...

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Pac-Man Maker trademark filed by Bandai Namco

Pac-Man Maker trademark filed by Bandai Namco

I know the header image may not have anything to do with the upcoming Pac-Man game, besides being the second entry to Bandai Namco's iconic cracker eater. Destructoid has also confirmed the listing v...

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Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Lawyer says man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Chicago Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans will also speak. Flight 3411, of course, has been at the center of news headlines since Sunday, when Chicago airport security officials forcefully dragged ...

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Coptic Churches Bombed on Palm Sunday by ISIS

Coptic Churches Bombed on Palm Sunday by ISIS

The Tanta bomber was named as Mamdouh Amin Mohamed Baghdadi, a resident of the city of Qena, south of Cairo , who was born in 1977. At St Mark's in Alexandria , at night the bodies were brought in...

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Weapons found after France attack plot arrests: Probe sources

Weapons found after France attack plot arrests: Probe sources

The Front National leader's commitment to ending France's membership of the borderless Schengen area, described as "effectively an global passport-free zone for terrorists" by former Interpol chief ...

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France arrests 2 suspects for plotting terror attack

France arrests 2 suspects for plotting terror attack

The explosives found are of a type used in previous attacks in France and Belgium that were inspired by the Islamic State group. The two would make it to a run-off on May 7, with Macron seen as th...

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Korea Celebrated Its Founder By Showing Off A Bunch Of Missiles

Korea Celebrated Its Founder By Showing Off A Bunch Of Missiles

The parade is inspected by the leader of the North Korea Kim Jong-un who is also the supreme commander in chief. North Korea's Vice Foreign Minister has issued an ominous warning after US President ...

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A Gigantic Iceberg Has Turned Up Off The Coast Of Canada

A Gigantic Iceberg Has Turned Up Off The Coast Of Canada

This particular iceberg is quite large, and has taken up residence near the coastline - offering a good opportunity for photos, he said. He added that it was the biggest one he had seen around the are...

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Turkey's AKP eyes gradual Erdogan return to party after referendum win

To be sure, the strength of Turkey's democratic norms were already eroding, but the point of the referendum was to shift away from the country's parliamentary system, putting even more authoritarian...

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British PM calls for snap general election on June 8

The dollar fell sharply against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday weighed by geopolitical events while sterling rose to a two-and-half month high, after UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced...

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Trump Awaits Outcome of Special Congressional Election

Trump Awaits Outcome of Special Congressional Election

Democrats were hoping for a surprise win in Georgia, but they came up just short in Tuesday night's special election in a district held by Republicans for almost four decades. That massive influx of c...

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Nikki Haley: America will not ignore anti-gay actions in Chechnya

Nikki Haley: America will not ignore anti-gay actions in Chechnya

Haley issued her statement less than a week after GLAAD urged her to do so. In a statement on Monday, Haley said the United States was "disturbed" by the reports that have emerged in the past mo...

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Australia Looking To Expand Trade With Japan

Australia Looking To Expand Trade With Japan

However, pursuing bilateral negotiations with individual TPP countries could arrive at a very similar outcome, even if it would take the United States longer to achieve a similar result and would resu...

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May for snap polls in UK on June 8

May became the first foreign leader to meet with Trump at the White House when she visited in late January. Britain's second female prime minister also appears to have won strong popular support f...

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Oil stable as OPEC says it is committed to rebalance markets

Oil stable as OPEC says it is committed to rebalance markets

Over the January-March period, China imported 104.73 million mt of crude oil, averaging 8.53 million b/d - exceeding imports of 8.17 million b/d by the United States in the same period. However, any...

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Dear Kim Jong Un: Watch out for Trump

Dear Kim Jong Un: Watch out for Trump

Trump said in the interview, "I hope things work out well". "I hope there's going to be peace, but you know, they've been talking with this gentleman for a long time ", Trump said. The administrati...

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Howard Stern says Sean Spicer speaks 'fluent moron'

Howard Stern says Sean Spicer speaks 'fluent moron'

After these comments brought on much expected backlash, Spicer went on CNN to apologize. Hitler didn't use use chemical weapons on the battlefield but he and the Nazis used gas chambers to extermi...

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North Korea Celebrates Big Holiday With Simulated Nuclear Strike On America

North Korea Celebrates Big Holiday With Simulated Nuclear Strike On America

It's unclear whether the missiles are fully functional, or, more likely, are mock-ups of current or future ICBM designs. "The USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group , which includes Aegis-equipped ...

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Indian authorities to begin process of Mallya's extradition

Metropolitan Police said Mallya, 61, was taken into custody after attending a central London police station. "It was a voluntary action". However, following the routine concerning with financial c...

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Erdogan insists Turkey reforms don't make him a dictator — CNN Exclusive

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) deputy leader Bulent Tezcan formally requested that the Supreme Election Board (YSK) cancel the result. Turkey's foreign ministry also labelled the...

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Easter egg hunts on tap

About 3,000 eggs were hidden in the Allen Park playground area on Saturday for the 70th annual Easter Egg Hunt in Jamestown. Children waited patiently, or as patiently as excited children can wait, ...

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Georgia election: Is GOP leadership stupid, incompetent or slap-crazy?

Georgia election: Is GOP leadership stupid, incompetent or slap-crazy?

Who won the Georgia special election ? Trump blasted Ossoff on Twitter and said in a robocall that the Democrat would "raise your taxes, destroy your healthcare, and flood our country with illegal i...

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Cannabis Act: Canada set to legalise marijuana to keep children 'safe'

For the distribution and sale of marijuana, as predicted , the individual provinces and territories will oversee the logistics. Trafficking cannabis outside the government's new legal framework w...

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Trump to Tax March protesters

I've always learned that the president is a public servant who becomes even more accountable to the American people once he's sworn in, but not so! During the daily press briefing, Eamon Javers, t...

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Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll

Trump called the Turkish leader to " congratulate him on his recent referendum victory and to discuss the United States' action in response to the Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons" earlier thi...

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USA signals more sanctions on Syria following missile strikes

Coming closer to embracing regime change in Syria, the USA ambassador to the United Nations said that with President Bashar al-Assad in power, Syria will not know peace, CNN reported Sunday . In hi...

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Aaron Hernandez's lawyer claims Belichick subpoenaed, but didn't appear in court

Aaron Hernandez's lawyer claims Belichick subpoenaed, but didn't appear in court

The jury had the day off Tuesday. Aaron Hernandez looks at the prosecution during his double-murder trial. Closing arguments and jury deliberations could come soon as Thursday. Hernandez's legal tea...

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Seoul responds to N.Korean threats with missile test

A Seoul ministry official told Xinhua that the ballistic missile was sacked at about 6:42 a.m. local time from Sinpo in North Hamgyeong province, in the northeastern part of the country. The "reck...

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Amber Alert Issued For Missing 12-Year-Old Girl In Georgia

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 12-Year-Old Girl In Georgia

Police report that Aquilar is a friend of the family and that the two have know each other for at least a year. According to Atlanta Police, Arasely Jimenes-Vasquez was last seen Monday around 10 ...

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