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Authorities believe gunman posted on Facebook around time of shooting, official says

Authorities believe gunman posted on Facebook around time of shooting, official says

Long shot and killed 12 people, including a police sergeant, at the Borderline Bar and Grill, a country music bar in suburban Los Angeles. Long, a former U.S. Witnesses described him as wearing all ...

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United States to end refuelling of Saudi-coalition aircraft in Yemen war

United States to end refuelling of Saudi-coalition aircraft in Yemen war

Worldwide criticism over United States support for Saudi Arabia grew further following the slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The coalition has come under he...

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Appeals court says Trump admin can't end DACA

Appeals court says Trump admin can't end DACA

A three-judge panel of the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously kept a preliminary injunction in place against Mr Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programm...

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Minister Jo Johnson quits United Kingdom government over Brexit, calls for new vote

Minister Jo Johnson quits United Kingdom government over Brexit, calls for new vote

Eloise Todd, of Best for Britain, said: "This is an incredibly fearless move from Jo Johnson at a time when the public desperately needs more MPs to act in the national interest". However he emphasi...

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Melbourne CBD terror attack a 'wake-up call', Australian police say

Melbourne CBD terror attack a 'wake-up call', Australian police say

The attack began just before the evening rush hour and lasted only minutes. Victoria state Police Commissioner Graham Ashton said that Shire Ali, who was shot by police and died in a hospital, h...

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Family tragedy of Somalia's Mogadishu hotel owners

Family tragedy of Somalia's Mogadishu hotel owners

Then, about 20 minutes later, a third explosion hit the busy street, witnesses said. There are fears that the death toll will rise further. "The target of the attack was the Sahafi hotel and even ...

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State media: Sri Lanka president dissolves Parliament

State media: Sri Lanka president dissolves Parliament

Global concern has grown over the mounting turmoil, with Wickremesinghe refusing to leave the premier's official residence while the president also suspended parliament to head off any revolt agains...

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5 dead in California wildfires, Malibu evacuated

5 dead in California wildfires, Malibu evacuated

Thousand Oaks already was reeling from a gunman's slaughter of a dozen people at a local bar only days earlier when it found itself under siege from the fire, which raged on both sides of the city and...

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US presses China to halt militarization of South China Sea

US presses China to halt militarization of South China Sea

The talks were due to be held in Beijing last month but were postponed after Washington announced new arms sales to Taiwan , and USA and Chinese vessels came close to colliding in the South China Se...

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Turkey shared Khashoggi recordings with Saudi, US and others

Turkey shared Khashoggi recordings with Saudi, US and others

Turkey says the Washington Post columnist, who was critical of the Saudi crown prince, was strangled and dismembered at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2 by a 15-member assassination s...

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Trudeau apologizes for turning away Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi persecution in 1939

Trudeau apologizes for turning away Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi persecution in 1939

The ensuing days have seen countrywide vigils and, Trudeau said , calls for the government do to more through a federal program that funds security improvements at places at risk of hate-motivated ...

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5 killed as 3 California wildfires destroy thousands of structures, force evacuations

5 killed as 3 California wildfires destroy thousands of structures, force evacuations

Scott McLean of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said , explaining that crews gave up attacking the flames and instead helped people get out alive. People are now staying in ...

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Trump demeans three black female reporters in two days

Trump demeans three black female reporters in two days

Trump also revoked CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass . Acosta's press credentials Wednesday after press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders accused him of putting his hands on a White Hou...

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The Midterm Results Are In and This is What They Mean

The Midterm Results Are In and This is What They Mean

Properly considered, this was a stark rebuke of the Republican Party and President Trump , which had pushed nearly all their political chips onto the bigotry square over the last few weeks. "I don't ...

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9 people found dead in Paradise as wildfires singe areas across California

9 people found dead in Paradise as wildfires singe areas across California

Butte county has opened a number of shelters to accommodate people who have been uprooted by the blaze . In a statement, the Butte County Sheriff's Office said: "The preliminary investigation revea...

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Trump leaves for Paris with political headwinds back home

Trump leaves for Paris with political headwinds back home

European countries should contribute more money towards North Atlantic Treaty Organisation rather than ponder the "very insulting" prospect of a pan-European armed force, U.S. "I've seen what they hav...

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Prospect of another recount in Florida sparks partisan showdown

Prospect of another recount in Florida sparks partisan showdown

Scott holds a razor-thin lead over Nelson. Florida counties will continue canvassing operations until noon on Saturday, at which point state law requires them to be finished. He's asked the Flori...

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Recounts possible in U.S. Senate, governor's races as margins shrink

Recounts possible in U.S. Senate, governor's races as margins shrink

An automatic recount also appeared certain in a high-profile state Senate race in Hillsborough County. Republican senate candidate Rick Scott and Democratic incumbent Sen. "The votes are not there...

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Senate leader: Trump likely to nominate new AG

Senate leader: Trump likely to nominate new AG

McConnell, a close Trump ally who said Friday that he talks frequently with the president, insisted that Mueller's investigation into whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation in ...

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India Confirms Participation in Afghan Peace Talks in Moscow

India Confirms Participation in Afghan Peace Talks in Moscow

The Afghan government and the Taliban both denied that the conference marked direct negotiations for peace. The Afghan delegation is made up of four representatives of the High Peace Council, a go...

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