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Syria rejects US chemical attack allegations

Syria rejects US chemical attack allegations

The Trump administration said Tuesday it has detected "active preparations" by Syria for a chemical attack and threatened to retaliate - warning of action that could plunge America deeper int...

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Brazil's Michel Temer charged with corruption

Brazil's Michel Temer charged with corruption

Brazil's Prosecutor-General Rodrigo Janot gestures during a seminar on combating corruption , in Brasilia on June 19. On the document , Janot also points out that Temer contradicted himself t...

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With hugs and praise, Narendra Modi and Donald Trump strike rapport

With hugs and praise, Narendra Modi and Donald Trump strike rapport

Prior to the meeting, senior USA administration officials said Trump was aware of the delicate balance with India and Pakistan , but would look to treat the 1.3 billion person country like the defens...

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CBO Report: Senate Healthcare Bill Drops Number of Insured by 22 Million

CBO Report: Senate Healthcare Bill Drops Number of Insured by 22 Million

Senator Susan Collins of ME tweeted after the Congressional Budget Office analysis on Monday that the Senate bill won't fix the flaws in the current bill. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky said it...

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Germany's BSI says Petya malware used in cyber attacks

German broadcaster NDR reported that Beiersdorf, the maker of Nivea skin care products, was affected , and computer and phone systems at the company's Hamburg headquarters were down. It was incorrect...

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Jewish group cancels Netanyahu meeting in protest

Jewish group cancels Netanyahu meeting in protest

A GROUP of Jewish leaders has cancelled a gala dinner with Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu in protest against his government's decision to scrap plans to allow men and women to pray toge...

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Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran

Haley says warning to Syria also aimed at Russia and Iran

The Pentagon also said last week that a US F-15 jet flying over Syrian territory had shot down an armed, Iranian-made drone that displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces. But i...

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North Korea releases a puzzling statement on the death of Otto Warmbier

North Korea releases a puzzling statement on the death of Otto Warmbier

In a statement issued on Friday, North Korea claimed that the sudden death of Otto Warmbier was a mystery even to their nation as his health indicators were normal, as reported by Yonhap News . P...

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Supreme Court's travel ban ruling: Everything you need to know

Supreme Court's travel ban ruling: Everything you need to know

A ruling for the baker would embolden states that have already tried to enact so-called "religious liberty" laws that would give for-profit businesses like bakers, florists and photographers an exem...

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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Begins Securities Fraud Trial

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Begins Securities Fraud Trial

Prosecutors say he used the money to repay investors from two hedge funds in what they called a Ponzi-like scheme, and used assets to pay off his own personal loans and other debts. During one break,...

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Supreme Court permits limited Trump travel ban: Darcy cartoon

He claimed it was needed to protect the USA from terrorists, but opponents said it was unfairly harsh and was meant to meet Trump's campaign promise of keeping Muslims out of the United States . Th...

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Powersharing talks continue into night in bid to resolve Sinn Fein/DUP impasse

Powersharing talks continue into night in bid to resolve Sinn Fein/DUP impasse

A leading cabinet minister has rejected the idea that the £1bn of extra spending for Northern Ireland is a "bung" to the Democratic Unionists to prop up the government, arguing it is necessary inves...

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Donald Trump congratulates Leo Varadkar on appointment as Taoiseach

Donald Trump congratulates Leo Varadkar on appointment as Taoiseach

Speaking to the new Taoiseach this evening, the US President also invited the youngest Prime Minister in Ireland's history to the White House for next St Patrick's Day. They also discussed the Nor...

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Punjabi couple has Adoption blocked due to 'Cultural Heritage'

Punjabi couple has Adoption blocked due to 'Cultural Heritage'

The Manders, both in their 30s, claimed they were told to adopt a child from India instead. The agency's website says it welcomes adopters of "different cultural and religious backgrounds", but no...

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Donald Trump takes fresh swipe at CNN after three journalists resign

The story posted Thursday on CNN's website said Senate investigators are looking into the meeting between Scaramucci and Kirill Dmitriev , whose Russian Direct Investment Fund guides invest...

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South Korea's Moon Jae-In heads to US as North threat grows

South Korea's Moon Jae-In heads to US as North threat grows

They called on the State Department and intelligence community to work together with regional allies on continued investigation into David's case. "The government's stance is to flexibly consider th...

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No Arrangements for Putin, Trump Meeting

No Arrangements for Putin, Trump Meeting

Monday's series of tweets comes after Trump spent the weekend attacking the Obama administration over new reporting from The Washington Post that linked interference in last year's election dire...

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US Air Force shot down Syrian combat drone in southern Syria

US Air Force shot down Syrian combat drone in southern Syria

The U.S. military shot down a Syrian government warplane on Sunday, saying it had targeted an American-allied Kurdish force that is battling the extremists in their de facto capital, Raqqa. Davis told...

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FBI locates car related to missing Chinese scholar case

FBI locates car related to missing Chinese scholar case

This undated photo provided by the University of Illinois Police Department shows Yingying Zhang. Through an interpreter, Ronggao Zhang pleaded with his daughter to "hold on, don't give up". Police ...

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Macron's party secures majority in French parliament

Macron's party secures majority in French parliament

The far-right party National Front won 8 seats - up from two in the outgoing Assembly - including one for its leader, Marine Le Pen . But detractors point to a record low turnout of just under 44...

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