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Parliament On Lock Down After Armed Police Pin Down 'Intruder'

Parliament On Lock Down After Armed Police Pin Down 'Intruder'

Officer Keith Palmer was one of five people killed by 52-year-old Khalid Masood during the 2017 attack on Westminster Bridge and Parliament, which was deemed terrorism-related. The man could be seen...

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May to speak to United Kingdom lawmakers; Brexit vote looms

May to speak to United Kingdom lawmakers; Brexit vote looms

And that, she added, was what she meant to do in the next few days. The overwhelmingly poor reception to her deal from her own backbenchers and from those of all other parties across the aisle shows a...

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Donald Trump awarded almost $US300,000 in Stormy Daniels defamation lawsuit

Donald Trump awarded almost $US300,000 in Stormy Daniels defamation lawsuit

Trump's attorney, Charles Harder , had asked for a total of almost $780,000 from the adult films actress - $389,000 in attorney fees and another $389,000 in sanctions in a hearing last week. District...

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May presses on with crucial Brexit vote

May presses on with crucial Brexit vote

May's environment minister Michael Gove, who campaigned for Brexit , dismissed the ruling by repeating the government's insistence that it would not reverse its decision to leave. May is fighting to ...

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Britain's PM Theresa May vows to fight leadership challenge

Britain's PM Theresa May vows to fight leadership challenge

A party confidence vote in her leadership is scheduled for between 6pm and 8pm on Wednesday (2am-4am Hong Kong time Thursday) in the House of Commons after dozens of Conservative MPs submitted let...

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Gunman Attacks French Christmas Market, Killing At Least 3 And Wounding Several

Gunman Attacks French Christmas Market, Killing At Least 3 And Wounding Several

He was on a watchlist of suspected extremists , a statement from local security services said and it's understood he was known to police. The spokeswoman added that the suspect was deported to Fra...

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Paris looks to get back to business after fresh wave of protests

Paris looks to get back to business after fresh wave of protests

But France's exceptional police deployment failed to deter determined protesters. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said the country's " Yellow Vest " protests were a serious blow to the na...

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GCC summit: Saudi Arabia hosts conference amid Qatar tensions, Khashoggi crisis

GCC summit: Saudi Arabia hosts conference amid Qatar tensions, Khashoggi crisis

Instead, a delegation headed by Qatar's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi, represented the country at the summit. Qatar, which last week abruptly announced it was wit...

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MPs hold emergency debate after Brexit vote delay

MPs hold emergency debate after Brexit vote delay

She said: 'Like many people, there are parts of the current deal that I'm uncomfortable with so I'm keen to see if the PM can use the extra time to secure some improvements'. "At that point, she will ...

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Five Missing US Marines Declared Dead after Air Crash Off Japanese Coast

Five Missing US Marines Declared Dead after Air Crash Off Japanese Coast

Two crew members in the F/A-18 were recovered after the accident, but one died. The U.S. Marines made the announcement late Monday. The planes had taken off from an air station at Iwakuni, west of...

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Docs: 16-year-old killed Indiana HS student over her pregnancy

Docs: 16-year-old killed Indiana HS student over her pregnancy

Aaron Trejo is a 16-year-old Mishawaka High School student in Mishawaka, Indiana, that was arrested and charged with the murder of 17-year-old Mishawaka High School Breana Rouhselang on Monday, Dece...

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Prominent Russian human rights activist dies

Prominent Russian human rights activist dies

Alexeyeva's name became a symbol of freedom and democratic changes in Russia , Medvedev noted, stressing that "she was not afraid to speak when others kept silence", and she "continued struggling for...

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Gay MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle thrown out of Parliament for taking mace

Gay MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle thrown out of Parliament for taking mace

Sir John, a leading Remainer, said it is time for British politicians to turn to "reality and not fiction". Time was needed to give Parliament a "proper debate", he said, and to settle the issue of ...

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Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists

Mueller, Trump among Time’s ‘Person of the Year’ finalists

Among the 10 finalists are President Trump, the 2016 Person of the Year, and special counsel Robert Mueller , the 2017 Person of the Year runner-up. Time Magazine unveiled the shortlist of cand...

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'Appalling' video shows NY police pulling baby from mother's arms

'Appalling' video shows NY police pulling baby from mother's arms

Headley was barred from seeing her child and charged with resisting arrest, obstruction, trespassing and acting in a manner injurious to a child. Headley has been jailed, but the Brooklyn District A...

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Huawei Executive Asks Canadian Court to Grant Bail

Huawei Executive Asks Canadian Court to Grant Bail

She faces United States accusations of misleading multinational banks about Huawei's control of a company operating in Iran, putting the banks at risk of violating USA sanctions, and incurring severe ...

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Parliamentary election in Armenia respected fundamental freedoms: OSCE

Parliamentary election in Armenia respected fundamental freedoms: OSCE

The 43-year-old former journalist has pledged to root out endemic corruption and address widespread poverty, earning him supporters in the impoverished landlocked nation of about three million people....

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Finance minister slams France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests as disaster for economy

Finance minister slams France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests as disaster for economy

The "yellow-vest" protests, named after the high-visibility safety jackets French motorists have to keep in their cars, erupted in November over the squeeze on household budgets caused by fuel taxes. ...

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Macron promises minimum wage rise

Macron promises minimum wage rise

But Macron called the anger that has boiled over in the past weeks the result of what he describes as a 40-year-long "malaise", especially among rural French. French media reported 136,000 protester...

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United States denies visa for father of slain NC teen

United States denies visa for father of slain NC teen

After weeks of searching, authorities discovered Hania's body in a lake in Robeson County on November 27, about 10 miles south from her home. McLellan's first court appearance is expected Monday m...

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