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Trump Threatens Additional Tariffs on $267 Billion of Chinese Goods

Trump Threatens Additional Tariffs on $267 Billion of Chinese Goods

The firms are anxious the tariffs will increase their costs since many of their components come from China. Apple's AirPods headphones, some of its Beats headphones and its new HomePod smart speak...

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Trump administration to close PLO office in Washington

A favorite of Washington's conservative establishment for his hawkish stance on thorny global issues, Mr. Bolton used his first major address since joining the Trump White House in April to blas...

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ICC says it can rule on alleged crimes against Rohingya

ICC says it can rule on alleged crimes against Rohingya

On Thursday, the International Criminal Court ruled it had jurisdiction over Myanmar's alleged deportation of Rohingya , paving the way for the court's prosecutor to further examine whether there is ...

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Police chase shuts down France's Lyon airport runway

Police chase shuts down France's Lyon airport runway

A driver crashed through glass doors at Lyon global airport and sped on to the runway before being chased down by police. The man's motives were unknown and nothing was being ruled out, regional g...

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Key quotes from Woodward book, NYT op-ed assailing Trump

Key quotes from Woodward book, NYT op-ed assailing Trump

Woodward called it "not true" that he spoke to people with an ax to grind against the president. Woodward's book is based on "deep background" interviews, which he defines as interviews where "all t...

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Dangerous Hurricane Florence continues churning toward the Carolinas

Dangerous Hurricane Florence continues churning toward the Carolinas

The latest forecast shows Florence will continue moving slowly westward, and will be caught between a pair of mid-level ridges over the Atlantic Ocean. Governors in Virginia, North Carolina and SC all...

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Anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats take 17.8 percent of vote: early results

Anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats take 17.8 percent of vote: early results

Sweden continued a trajectory in Europe which has seen traditional parties shaken by the far-right. Sunday's general election was the first since the country of 10 million took in a record 163,00...

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Seven Wounded in Paris Knife Attack

Seven Wounded in Paris Knife Attack

Police investigators work on the scene after seven people were wounded in knife attack downtown Paris , France, September 10, 2018. The French police arrested an Afghan national in connection with ...

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Former President Obama Stumps For Dems In Anaheim

Former President Obama Stumps For Dems In Anaheim

Former President Barack Obama speaks to a full crowd at the University of IL campus in Urbana on Friday. "It did not start with Donald Trump ", said Obama, per CNN . "We have the chance to flip ...

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Swedish PM calls far-right party racist on election eve

Swedish PM calls far-right party racist on election eve

An exit poll has indicated that Sweden's first general election since the Scandinavian country accepted a significant number of asylum-seekers was likely to have the centre-left party governing no...

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Ex-Trump aide George Papadopoulos jailed for two weeks over Federal Bureau of Investigation lies

Ex-Trump aide George Papadopoulos jailed for two weeks over Federal Bureau of Investigation lies

I think the judge took everything into consideration. Prior to a campaign rally ahead of of Papadopoulos' sentencing, the president sought to distance himself from his one time campaign advisor....

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Peace overture? No ballistic missiles seen in North Korea’s 70th anniversary parade

Peace overture? No ballistic missiles seen in North Korea’s 70th anniversary parade

But the scale was not as big as expected and long-range missiles were not displayed. That parade featured ICBM's believed capable of reaching the United States and a speech from Kim declaring North K...

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Watergate's Woodward says Times Trump op-ed not up to his standards

Watergate's Woodward says Times Trump op-ed not up to his standards

Trump , he said, characterized his "little rocket man" tweet war with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un as "leader versus leader, man versus man, me versus Kim", and at one point drafted a tweet that...

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Trump will not answer obstruction questions, Giuliani says

Trump will not answer obstruction questions, Giuliani says

This assertion violated Trump's previous vow to the country that he would be willing to testify under oath about the firing for former FBI Director James Comey - one of the key incidents tied to alleg...

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Female Dallas cop who killed man in his home charged with manslaughter

Female Dallas cop who killed man in his home charged with manslaughter

On Saturday, the Texas Rangers, which is now handling the investigation, chose to postpone pursuing a warrant against Guyger "until they could follow up on information that they received from the inte...

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Linda McMahon Denies Authoring NY Times Op-Ed About Trump

Linda McMahon Denies Authoring NY Times Op-Ed About Trump

The president and the White House reacted with anger to the Times opinion piece , written by a person - identified by the paper as a senior Trump administration official - who asserted that the...

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Section 377 and homosexuality: What the Supreme Court said | Read detailed judgment

Section 377 and homosexuality: What the Supreme Court said | Read detailed judgment

The Delhi High Court in 2009 ruled against the law and questioned its legality, but the ruling was overturned by a two-judge Supreme Court bench in 2013 in Suresh Kumar Koushal vs Naz Foundation. Ther...

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Russian nationals named as suspects in Salisbury Novichok poisoning

Russian nationals named as suspects in Salisbury Novichok poisoning

In addition, they said the operation was "almost certainly approved at a senior government level" and pledged to "continue to disrupt together the hostile activities of foreign intelligence networks o...

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Democrats look to midterms after bruising primary fights

Democrats look to midterms after bruising primary fights

Senate. Rep. Richard E. Neal easily beat back progressive challenger Tahirah Amatul-Wadud, a civil rights lawyer who had attracted some national attention. According to VoteView ratings, Capuano...

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Children among five found dead at home in Perth, Australia

Children among five found dead at home in Perth, Australia

The age and gender of those found has not yet been revealed, although it is thought "there was at least one woman". Mr Steel stressed that this was very early in the investigation so he could not pr...

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