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North Korea reports on South's presidential election

He has said he would be prepared to go to Pyongyang "if the conditions are right". Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has extended his congratulations to Moon Jae-in for winning South Korea's presiden...

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Elections BC to recount two ridings

The BC NDP submitted formal requests to Elections BC Friday for recounts in Coquitlam-Burke Mountain, Vancouver-False Creek, and Richmond-Queensborough. NDP, expects it'll happen roughly around the sa...

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Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

The referee disallowed the goal and awarded City a free kick, holding up two fingers to show that Mahrez had taken two consecutive touches. Guardiola said. David Silva's controversial opener, allowe...

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Pentagon Deploys Troops to Turkey's Border With Syria

Pentagon Deploys Troops to Turkey's Border With Syria

The Turkish military said it killed at least 90 militants and wounded scores. Video from northern Syria shows USA patrols parked alongside Kurdish units flying the YPG flag. "They will look for a pl...

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Syria will abide by 'de-escalation' plan, assures foreign minister

Syria will abide by 'de-escalation' plan, assures foreign minister

These safe zones would see a halt to all hostilities, including airstrikes, allowing for humanitarian aid to be delivered and for civilians to safely return. Mattis said that basic details remained un...

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Turkey president: Trump arming Syrian Kurds a 'mistake'

Turkey president: Trump arming Syrian Kurds a 'mistake'

A top Syrian Kurdish official said Wednesday, May 10, 2017 , that the USA decision to arm Kurdish fighters with heavier weapons will help legitimize the force, which is denounced as a terrorist o...

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Pope Francis prays for Yazidis as Iraqi troops advance in Mosul

Pope Francis prays for Yazidis as Iraqi troops advance in Mosul

Separately, the director for Daesh public properties affairs in Tal Afar, identified as Abi al-Bara al-Qahtani, has stolen millions of dollars, and fled the area along with three of his close aides. P...

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Boko Haram releases 82 Chibok girls

Boko Haram releases 82 Chibok girls

The exact nature of his illness is still unclear. The freed young women were flown Sunday by military helicopters from northeastern Nigeria to Abuja , the capital, where they met with Nigerian Pr...

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Trump suggests there may be 'tapes' of his private conversations with Comey

His assertions came as Comey's temporary replacement joined in, contradicting other administration statements on the snowballing controversy. She also was deputy special counsel to the Senate special ...

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Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

The conversation took place two days after the Federal Bureau of Investigation interviewed Mr Flynn about those contacts. In another Twitter post, Trump noted that Flynn had been granted top securit...

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Nadal snaps winless streak vs Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal snaps winless streak vs Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal edged a bruising first set after blowing eight break points with a top-class tiebreak, playing adventurous shots which sapped Goffin's energy and the world number 10 ceded the final point with a...

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Watch Donald Trump's First Commencement Speech as President

Watch Donald Trump's First Commencement Speech as President

Trump said, delivering a commencement address in Lynchburg , Virginia, at what is considered the largest Christian university in the world. "We love setting records", Trump said at the beginning of...

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Trump Says 'Fast Decision' Likely on FBI Comey Replacement

When asked whether he could announce a nominee by Friday, when he is scheduled to leave for the Middle East and Europe on his first trip overseas as president, Trump responded, "Even that is possible"...

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Russia's proposed Syrian "safe zone" deal goes into effect

Russian Federation has said the establishment of the zones would include a ban on USA -led coalition aircraft flying over the area, but the U.S.is generally operating in the east of the country agai...

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Trump lawyers push back against Russia ties in letter

Such normal sales would not be separately identified as "Russian" or listed specifically on tax returns , the letter explains. Daniel Shaviro, a tax law expert at New York University, said that w...

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NDP and Liberals running neck and neck in tight BC election

British Columbia Premier Christy Clark's Liberal Party was neck to neck with the left-leaning New Democratic Party in an election that could spell uncertainty for multibillion-dollar energy projects. ...

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Renault stops production at some sites after cyber attack

Officials played down the incident, saying the attacks had been contained. Renault is the first French company to confirm it has been affected by Friday's wave of cyberattacks, which apparently expl...

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Tunnel Collapses at Hanford Nuclear Facility in Washington State

Tunnel Collapses at Hanford Nuclear Facility in Washington State

Two years later, an explosion at the Hanford Site's Plutonium Finishing Plant blew out a quarter-inch-thick window and showered a worker with nitric acid and radioactive glass. Worker safety has a...

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China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

China pledges $124 billion for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

The "Belt and Road" is Xi's signature foreign policy initiative. New Delhi was part of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar (BCIM)-Economic Corridor, wh...

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Kurdish leader: We're America's best friend in Syria; Turkey bombed us anyway

Kurdish leader: We're America's best friend in Syria; Turkey bombed us anyway

While attacking USA allies on the ground, Erdogan said in a speech Friday that he was eager to meet President Donald Trump in May, when he is scheduled to arrive in Washington. "I said yesterday: 'We ...

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