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New test results indicate use of sarin gas in Syria

His comments, aired Wednesday on Fox Business News, come less than a week after Trump ordered a retaliatory strike on Syria based on USA evidence that Syrian President Bashar Assad attacked civilian...

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Encouraging to see Chinese effort to control North Korea

Encouraging to see Chinese effort to control North Korea

Meanwhile, President Donald Trump has said he would expand America's nuclear arsenal to ensure it is at the "top of the pack" amid a heated war of words between the United States and North Korea. Penc...

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May wins Parliament's backing to hold snap polls on June 8

May wins Parliament's backing to hold snap polls on June 8

She said the Conservatives would provide "strong and stable leadership" for Brexit and beyond, and promising to wage "a positive and optimistic campaign". "That's why we will prove the establishment e...

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Starbucks creates magical, color-changing 'Unicorn Frappuccino,' available for a limited time

Starbucks creates magical, color-changing 'Unicorn Frappuccino,' available for a limited time

There's a whole lot of mysterious left for the eye's imagination. The Seattle-based company probably said it best in its tweet on Wednesday: "As rare as... It starts purple and tangy, but as you sti...

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White House defends delay of USS Carl Vinson going to Korean peninsula

White House defends delay of USS Carl Vinson going to Korean peninsula

President Donald Trump the next day said: " We are sending an armada ". On Wednesday, the US Navy posted photos to its website of the USS Carl Vinson in a location in the South China Sea, on w...

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United States 'concerned' about turn of events in Venezuela

The court partly backtracked after an worldwide outcry, but the tension only increased when authorities slapped a political ban on opposition leader Henrique Capriles on April 7. Elections are not due...

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'Rich will pay more' under Labour - John McDonnell

'Rich will pay more' under Labour - John McDonnell

Would you include in that vast majority people who earn £70,000 a year? He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that Labour would scrap giveaways to the wealthy such as corporation tax cuts and wou...

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Trump Admin Working With Allies To Pressure North Korea

Trump Admin Working With Allies To Pressure North Korea

Vice President Mike Pence moved to reassure Japan of Washington's solidarity with Seoul, Tokyo and Beijing when dealing with North Korea. He called North Korea the most urgent and unsafe threat to t...

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North Korea warns 'thermonuclear war may break out at any moment'

North Korea warns 'thermonuclear war may break out at any moment'

Aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the vice-president told troops he was there as "storm clouds gather on the horizon" of north-east Asia. "From my understanding, we haven't had any business with the Nor...

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N. Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul

N. Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul

While not publicly defining its plans, the White House has said that all options are on the table to prevent North Korea from acquiring the ability to strike the USA with a nuclear weapon. The missile...

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Ivanka's business prospers since Donald Trump election victory

The scenario shows how hard it is for the president's daughter, to separate business from politics in her new position at the White House. And in some ways, she is just as culpable as he in pushing th...

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Canadian Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan offers prayers at Golden Temple

Canadian Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan offers prayers at Golden Temple

The Minister's family hails from Bambeli village, 15 km from Hoshiarpur. Sajjan is on a bit of a homecoming to the Asian country, where he was born and lived until coming to Canada with his family w...

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EU Commission says Turkey must investigate referendum doubts

On Monday evening, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that the White House will only comment on the results of the Turkish constitutional referendum after the worldwide monitors release th...

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Haiti's United Nations peacekeeping mission ends amid abuse controversy

Haiti's United Nations peacekeeping mission ends amid abuse controversy

The current MINUSTAH mission has just over 1,000 individual police and 11 police units. Associated Press notes that in Haiti, at least 134 Sri Lankan Peacekeepers are alleged to have been involved...

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Two shot dead in Venezuela protests

As of last week, five protesters - including a 13-year-old boy - had died of injuries suffered in fights with riot police. Nearly one thousand people have been arrested. In February, Lopez's wife we...

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Ossoff Wins Plurality In Georgia Special Election, Teeing Up Runoff With GOPer

Ossoff earned 48 percent of the vote in Tuesday night's election. Ossoff, 30, was the top vote getter in a field of 18 candidates, 11 of them Republicans, in a suburban Atlanta district that has ...

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U.S. Supreme Court won't allow Arkansas execution

At the same time as the legal thrusts and parries, there are challenges to the state's use of the drug used in the lethal injections. Davis, convicted in a 1992 murder, would have been the first inm...

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India in touch with the United Kingdom on Mallya extradition issue: MEA

Vijay Mallya , a multimillionaire Indian businessman, was arrested in London on fraud accusations Tuesday. He was freed on a bail bond worth 6,50,000 pounds and will next appear at Westminster Magistr...

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Durant sits as Warriors 'err on side of caution'

Warriors: F Matt Barnes (R ankle/foot sprain), F Kevin Durant (L calf strain) and G Shaun Livingston (R index finger sprain/hand contusion) were listed as questionable and downgraded to out before t...

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North Korea vows to continue testing missiles despite United States warning

North Korea vows to continue testing missiles despite United States warning

The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six UN Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing, and it has launched more missiles this year...

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Gorsuch era on U.S. high court begins with his first three cases

Justice Clarence Thomas, for example, has long declined to ask any questions during oral arguments, preferring to let the attorneys lay out their case. Supreme Court. Of those surveyed, 50% said Gor...

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China criticizes North Korea, praises US on nuclear issue

China criticizes North Korea, praises US on nuclear issue

Ahead of the "Day of the Sun" on April 15, one of the biggest celebrations in the North Korean calendar, North Korea analysts said satellite images showed Pyongyang was "primed and ready" for a sixt...

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Runoff likely in much-watched U.S. congressional race in Georgia

And according to Brian Fallon, the former spokesperson for failed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, Ossoff's showing in Georgia's 6th district could potentially be a roadmap for the...

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Anti-Zuma Protests 2017: South Africans Call For President Jacob Zuma's Resignation

Zuma's comments show "that he is out of touch with the South African public's very valid anger over his destructive leadership", the party said . Calls for Zuma's resignation have since grown an...

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Capitals beat Maple Leafs, tie series at 2 games apiece

However, the Preds came back to tie the game in the third on two goals from Filip Forsberg . Alex Ovechkin scored the other Capitals' goal while Nicklas Backstrom added two assists. Even-strength s...

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Young admits to facing uncertain Man Utd future

It means the coach wasn't able to transfer the right concentration, desire, ambition to win this type of game. Mourinho's most crucial decision was however to employ Herrera as a man-marker on Eden ...

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New 'Buy American, Hire American' Order May Do Little for Small Businesses

The president called the order "bold new steps" toward making good on his campaign promises to generate more jobs for out-of-work Americans. President Trump has moved towards his first major break...

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Air Strike Kills 18 in Syria's Idlib Province-Observatory

ABC News reported that 20 Syrian aircraft were hit and demolished in Thursday's strike, which is welcoming news for Syrians who have to deal with barrel bombing from the Assad Regime on a constan...

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Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

Minnesota dairy farms affected by US-Canada trade dispute

But the Americans now have us over that barrel. You'll note that the US doles out tens of billions every year on farm subsidies, so its criticism of supply management reeks of hypocrisy, made doubly s...

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Kulbhushan Jadhav issue: India cancels maritime talks with Pak

The Vienna Convention states the State that detains a national of another country must allow consular officers of that country to access the detainee. India has also conveyed the message to Pakistan, ...

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