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Obama to deliver keynote speech in Italy on food security

Obama to deliver keynote speech in Italy on food security

He told those gathered that United States companies were committed to clean energy for cost-saving reasons, which should help counteract moves by new President Donald Trump's administration. Obama r...

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Privacy of 82 Chibok Girls Released Should Be a Priority

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian newspapers published the names Monday of 82 Chibok schoolgirls set free three years after being kidnapped by Islamic extremists, but they remained behind closed doors...

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China's Xi says willing to work with SKorea to improve ties

Beijing, meanwhile, likely hopes to win big concessions from Moon, and Tokyo worries he'll upset a delicate arrangement meant to settle the two countries' hard past. Taking office without the usual tw...

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: Funding for UNESCO will be frozen

The resolution calls on Israel, as the "occupying power", to cease "persistent excavations, tunneling, works and projects in East Jerusalem ", which the Palestinians want as the capital of their futu...

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Turkish military says struck PKK targets in Iraq's Sinjar, northeastern Syria

The Turkish warplanes on Tuesday conducted airstrikes targeting the positions of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in northern Iraq , killing at least five Iraqi Kurdish fighters and wounding ten ot...

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Russian Federation begins plan to 'de-escalate' Syrian war

Russian Federation begins plan to 'de-escalate' Syrian war

This photo provided by Azaz Media Office, a Syrian anti-government activist group, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens and civil defense wo...

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South Korea's new president says he' willing to visit northern rival

The administration of US President Donald Trump has several times warned that all options, including a military strike, were being considered to halt Pyongyang's missile and nuclear activities, whic...

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Trump pressures Senate on health care bill

Gov. John Kasich of OH questioned what would happen to the mentally ill, drug addicts and people with chronic illnesses under the changes proposed for Medicaid. But it comes with one major caveat: T...

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9 dead as Pakistan-Afghanistan border tension escalates

9 dead as Pakistan-Afghanistan border tension escalates

Officials in Islamabad say the fighting began after Afghan security forces fired on Pakistani census workers and the troops escorting them, killing nine civilians and wounding 42, including women and ...

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Carlisle Conservative candidate 'not surprised' by expenses decision

Carlisle Conservative candidate 'not surprised' by expenses decision

This meant that they were not to be declared in our own election expenses. He will now continue his campaign for the General Election on June 8. The last date for candidates to register for the ...

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'Dangal' crosses Rs 100 cr mark in China, breaks 'PK' record

'Dangal' crosses Rs 100 cr mark in China, breaks 'PK' record

Now the Nitesh Tiwari-directed film has broken that record too. In China "Dangal" was released as " Shuai Jiao Baba ", which means "Let's Wrestle, Dad". An Aamir Khan Productions' spokesperson told IA...

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Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

Trump to delay decision on Paris climate agreement until after summit

Spicer said Trump is continuing to hear from advisers on the pros and cons of remaining in the global accord. But it was postponed . This is the second time a meeting of top aides on the issue ha...

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The 'who, what, why' of Trump's swift firing of Comey

Rosenstein was confirmed by a 94-6 bipartisan Senate vote, Gingrich pointed out Tuesday night on Fox News' "Hannity." It is likely because of his standing that the White House blasted Rosenstein's m...

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Would-Be Dictator Trump Attacks Independent Judiciary for Blocking Sanctuary City Order

Would-Be Dictator Trump Attacks Independent Judiciary for Blocking Sanctuary City Order

Orrick's ruling on Tuesday blocked key parts of Trump's executive order which would pull federal funding from so-called "sanctuary cities", or localities where local law enforcement can choose to limi...

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Putin, in telegram to France's Macron, says ready for constructive work

Putin, in telegram to France's Macron, says ready for constructive work

Late results Sunday night showed centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron leading National Front candidate Le Pen by a almost 2-to-1 margin - a landslide the likes of which we have never seen in an American...

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North Korea accuses US, South Korea of Kim Jong Un assassination plot

North Korea accuses US, South Korea of Kim Jong Un assassination plot

On Thursday via an editorial in a state-run newspaper, North Korea threatened its much bigger ally for the first time ever, warning of "grave consequences" should it continue to walk the "red line" ...

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Trump Confident Senate Will Join House in Repealing US Health Law

Trump Confident Senate Will Join House in Repealing US Health Law

The spot directs viewers to call a number that connects to the Capitol switchboard. This advertisement focuses on the fact that House Republicans kept a years-long promise by voting to repeal th...

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Former 'Dance Moms' star Abby Lee Miller sentenced to prison

Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is glad her courtroom drama is over for now. Prosecutors were seeking two-and-a-half years in prison for the 51-year-old; her attorneys were hoping that probation,...

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Pentagon Reassures Turkey On Equipping Kurdish Elements In Syria

Pentagon Reassures Turkey On Equipping Kurdish Elements In Syria

Mattis said he had open and useful discussions with Turkish officials Tuesday, and said the two countries are working out differences over Americas continuing support for Syria Kurds as the fight ag...

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Moon Jae-in claims victory in South Korea presidential election

Speaking at his swearing in ceremony, Moon promised to "resolve the security crisis as soon as possible". "I will humbly accept the choice of the people", Ahn said. Hong, an outspoken former provinc...

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