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Australia to add 'values' test to citizenship exam

The new test, to weed out conduct inconsistent with Australian values, could also include questions about criminal activities, violence against women and children, and involvement with gangs or orga...

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United States US THAAD missile defence equipment enters South Korea site

Landers/U.S. Navy via AP). Harris said the USS Carl Vinson strike group was now in the Philippine Sea just east of Okinawa, "in striking range and power projection range of North Korea if calle...

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Trudeau says he swayed Trump not to bail on NAFTA

His remarks followed a Wednesday night call between Mr Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto in which the leaders discussed the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAF...

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Chelsea extend Premier League leadership

Chelsea extend Premier League leadership

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte: "I have in my mind the starting 11 but tomorrow I want to check very well the physical consideration of every single player as our last game was an intense one and...

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Israeal shot down only as

Israeal shot down only as "a target" over the occupied Golan Heights

Israel shot down what it identified only as "a target" over the occupied Golan Heights on Thursday, hours after Syria accused it of hitting a military position near Damascus airport. The Lebanese mili...

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Barton received shortest possible ban, says FA

Barton received shortest possible ban, says FA

Sean Dyche was thrown into the middle of a freakish situation on Thursday afternoon at Burnley's pre-match press conference ahead of the trip to Crystal Palace. You have not to be surprised that peop...

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Despite controversy, Trump grinds out some progress in first 100 days

Despite controversy, Trump grinds out some progress in first 100 days

By comparison, President Obama's daily approval rating was running in the mid-50s at this early stage of his presidency. The real estate mogul seemed to be the right comedic fit at the time, episode w...

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United States commerce secretary denies 'trade war' with Canada

Her optimism builds on a statement released Tuesday night by the office of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau which summarized a phone call between the Canadian leader and President Donald Trump. ...

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Former British Leader Blair Hints at Comeback as Brexit Roils Elections

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, paid a flying visit to Bridgend on Tuesday (April 25) and the national press were in no doubt that there was one goal - to "park her tanks on Carwyn's lawn". "Give me ...

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Federal Probe of Fox News Reportedly Widens to Include Postal Service

Federal Probe of Fox News Reportedly Widens to Include Postal Service

Both DOJ and USPIS investigators have been interviewing people, including some former Fox News staffers, recently to uncover information about managers and business practices at the network, CNN sai...

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Senate confirms Acosta as Trump's man at labor

Acosta refused to answer the policy questions until he's confirmed, and he vowed to be an independent and fair voice for workers. Among those opposing his nomination was Sen. Republicans praised Aco...

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Deadliest Taliban Attack on Afghan Army as Mattis Arrives in Kabul

Deadliest Taliban Attack on Afghan Army as Mattis Arrives in Kabul

USA officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said there was now an inter-agency review under way, which could take several weeks, to determine the goals and milestones for the United States ...

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First NYPD Body Cameras Hit The Streets In Washington Heights

First NYPD Body Cameras Hit The Streets In Washington Heights

An estimated 60 officers at the 34th Precinct in Washington Heights started wearing body cameras Thursday afternoon. Guidelines approved by a federal monitor require officers to turn on their cameras ...

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EU member states show 'unity' ahead of Brexit summit

The former Tory leader also backed Mrs May's decision to hold a General Election which she is seeking to define by Brexit, saying it would give her more time and political space to negotiate a good de...

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Budget, border dominate as Trump nears 100 days

Budget, border dominate as Trump nears 100 days

Both of Mr Trump's attempts to ban travellers from Muslim-majority countries were blocked by federal judges. They cited poll numbers showing Trump has maintained support with most of the voters wh...

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Arkansas Executes 4th Inmate In 8 Days

Arkansas Executes 4th Inmate In 8 Days

Williams was sentenced to death for the 1999 killing of Cecil Boren, whom Williams fatally shot after escaping from prison. Williams was sentenced to death for killing Boren after escaping from the ...

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USA pledges to force N Korea to resume talks on nuclear arms

A senior Republican senator says he emerged from a dinner meeting with Donald Trump confident the president will not allow North Korea to build a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the United ...

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Pence: United States will honour refugee deal with Australia

US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday reaffirmed "the strong and historic alliance between Washington and Australia" while visiting Sydney . A majority of Australians view Trump unfavorably, and s...

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'Major, major conflict' with North Korea a possibility, says Trump

'Major, major conflict' with North Korea a possibility, says Trump

Adm. Harry Harris Jr.is commander of U.S. Pacific Command. Its willingness to support a UN Security Council motion to condemn North Korea for its recent destabilising behaviour and the possibility tha...

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Thousands protest outside far-right party conference in Germany

The vote followed a surprise announcement on Wednesday by co-leader Frauke Petry, the party's public face, that she would not lead the AfD's election campaign. "We don't want to be a minority in our o...

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