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How the parties are using social media to frame the election debate

How the parties are using social media to frame the election debate

Mike Penning, an armed forces minister, said: "It's nonsense - we know he wants scrap Trident, abandon our allies and would rather talk to Daesh than strike its barbaric leader". The draft manifesto p...

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TPP members promise to keep trade deal alive

TPP members promise to keep trade deal alive

Japan is the largest economy involved in the deal, which also includes New Zealand, Australia, Chile, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Vietnam, Singapore , Malaysia and Brunei. He did not identify the country b...

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Oculus' Palmer Luckey wants to help build Trump's border wall

Oculus' Palmer Luckey wants to help build Trump's border wall

One of the main people behind it, Palmer Luckey , it is working on a defence startup that will aid the infamous Trump wall. Mr. Thiel's investment firm, Founders Fund, plans to invest in it, accord...

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London Bridge attack: 11 detained after raids, attackers to be named

She said London Mayor Sadiq Khan has so far done an "excellent job" in responding to Saturday's attack but declined to criticise US President Donald Trump who mocked Khan in a series of tweets ...

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Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE sever ties to Qatar over 'terrorism'

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE sever ties to Qatar over 'terrorism'

Qatar is dependent on the UAE and Saudi Arabia for its white sugar imports, which are estimated at less than 100,000 tonnes annually. Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday urged Q...

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Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties to Qatar as Rift Deepens

How severe the impact will be on Qatar, which hosts the region's main US military base used to launch strikes on the Islamic State group, depends on what further measures will be taken. Saudi Arabia...

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US Supreme Court throws out North Carolina redistricting ruling

US Supreme Court throws out North Carolina redistricting ruling

But the Supreme Court vacated the special election order , agreeing with North Carolina that "the district court failed to meaningfully weigh any equitable considerations". The District Court acknowl...

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Egypt has not banned dealing in Qatari riyal, central bank says

Egypt has not banned dealing in Qatari riyal, central bank says

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain suspended diplomatic ties with Qatar, which is pulling its troops from the Saudi-led Yemen war. Qatar Airways, one of the region's major long-haul car...

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Four Saudi Arab Allies Cut Ties With Qatar Over Iran

Four Saudi Arab Allies Cut Ties With Qatar Over Iran

The countries all ordered their citizens out of Qatar and gave Qataris overseas 14 days to return home to their peninsular nation, whose only land border is with Saudi Arabia. Bahrain, the only Shia...

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Tiger Woods struggles with breathalyzer test in latest police video

Tiger Woods struggles with breathalyzer test in latest police video

A police report noted that Woods' speech was "slow and slurred" at the time of his arrest . However, he remains standing, wobbling, then leaning against a wall for support. Jupiter police later rel...

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United Kingdom opposition leader calls on prime minister to resign

The prime minister, who has yet to respond to Mr Corbyn's comments, earlier defended her record when asked about the cuts to police numbers. He replied: "The primary responsibility for [the London atr...

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Putin on Dinner With Flynn: 'I Didn't Even Really Talk to Him'

The interview was broadcast on the premiere of a new NBC show, "Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly ". But when talking with Kelly , Putin seemed to muddy the waters. This issue will be the main subje...

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Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

The Penguins' 4-1 victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 2 on Wednesday night at PPG Paints Arena is a flawless example. Nashville, a first-time participant in the Stanley Cup Finals,...

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Horrific Kabul bombing kills 80, hundreds wounded (Sixth Lead)

There was no immediate claim of responsibility. Amnesty International called the attack "a horrific act of violence and a heartbreaking reminder of the toll that Afghan civilians continue to pay i...

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Arab nations cut ties to Qatar as unrest in the region grows

Arab nations cut ties to Qatar as unrest in the region grows

Multiple airlines, including Emirates and Gulf Air, announced they're halting flights in and out of Qatar's capital beginning Tuesday. Few days ago, Qatar ruler Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani had...

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Gold Star Marine Boy Describes Meeting Trump At Arlington Cemetery

Gold Star Marine Boy Describes Meeting Trump At Arlington Cemetery

Trump said . He also mentioned the stories of Green Beret Capt. Andrew Byers of Colorado Springs and Christopher Horton of the Oklahoma National Guard as their families watched. In addition t...

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Trump says he's calling it a 'travel ban'

Trump says he's calling it a 'travel ban'

The White House's official position that Donald Trump's executive order banning travel from several Muslim countries is not a "Muslim ban", or even any kind of ban at all, exploded Monday morning ...

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Iraq forces launch offensive on IS holdouts in Mosul

Inside Mosul , U.S. -backed Iraqi forces began the push to retake the Old City on Saturday morning, moving in on the district from three directions, according to a statement from Nineveh operations c...

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China's feathers ruffled by Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

China's feathers ruffled by Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

North Korea Sunday rejected the latest sanctions resolution adopted by the United Nations Security Council over the North's several ballistic missile tests, pledging to continue on with its nuclea...

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Saudi, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain Cut Ties with Qatar for 'Terrorism'

Saudi, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain Cut Ties with Qatar for 'Terrorism'

That same weekend, President Trump had a very friendly trip to Saudi Arabia , where he called for an Arab coalition against extremism (and Iran ). Qatar denies funding extremist groups. Hundreds o...

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