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Prince Philip Decides 96 Is a Good Retirement Age

He will retire from royal engagements in the autumn after more than 65 years supporting the Queen in her role as head of state, and attending events connected to his own charities and organisations. H...

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Hipster Obama's presidential library will include a recording studio

The center will also include a library that will house emails, photos and artifacts from Obama's White House tenure in its walls. Instead of building a presidential library for Barack Obama , the 4...

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Obama endorses Macron in France's presidential runoff

Former President Barack Obama has endorsed a candidate in the race for France's presidency, taking his first dive back into global politics since leaving the White House in January. French presidentia...

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UK Queen's husband Prince Philip retires from royal duties

UK Queen's husband Prince Philip retires from royal duties

Buckingham Palace said Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, made the decision to retire with the full support of the queen. "You're about to see the world's most experienced plaque-unveiler", ...

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China, Japan, S. Korea to jointly combat financial instability

China, Japan, S. Korea to jointly combat financial instability

Also Friday, Lee, Yoo and their counterparts from China and Japan held a separate meeting and vowed to fight against "all forms of protectionism" amid growing concerns of U.S. One of the most importan...

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South Koreans begin early voting to replace ousted Park

South Koreans begin early voting to replace ousted Park

Incheon International Airport and major train stations are also included among the polling stations. The number of votes cast so far accounts for 11.7 percent of the 42.4 million people eligible to ...

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Tories Secure Major Gains In UK Local Elections

The opposition Labour Party also played down its losses, with Labour finance spokesman John McDonnell saying that despite it being " tough ... it hasn't been the wipe-out that some people predicted o...

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At Religious Freedom Order Signing, Little Sisters Of The Poor Join Trump

After President Donald Trump signed the Promoting Free Speech and Religious Liberty executive order on Thursday, civil rights groups announced plans to fight the order in court. He was hosting mem...

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Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

The multi-country tour will coincide with Trump's participation in the annual North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on May 25 and a G7 summit in Southern Italy on May 26. In Israel, Tr...

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US military member killed in Somalia on anti-extremist work

Black Hawk helicopters and killed 18 American soldiers. USA servicemembers and Somali soldiers were attacked near Barii, a town about 40 miles west of Somalia's capital Mogadishu , according to t...

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Exit Polls Predict Sweep for BJP in Delhi, AAP Staring at Rout

The 2012 MCD polls had registered a 53.23 per cent turnout. The result of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) 2017 elections will be announced tomorrow (April 26) but Exit poll Delhi MCD election 2...

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At least 12 killed in Venezuela riots

Daniela Alvarado, 25, who sells vegetables in the El Valle area, said the looting on Thursday night began after police officers fired tear gas and buckshot at demonstrators blocking a street with bu...

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Czech PM drops plan to resign, aims to fire finance minister

Czech PM drops plan to resign, aims to fire finance minister

Sobotka said the president was interpreting the constitution as never before. According to Reuters, he changed his mind after President Miloš Zeman indicated he would only recognize the resignation ...

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US House passes bill to repeal Obamacare

US House passes bill to repeal Obamacare

In a statement, Roe also said the bill was years in the making. The changes were necessary after the original bill was pulled from the floor in March when it became apparent it would not pass. When...

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Lauda lauds Bottas after first win

Mercedes Formula One driver Valtteri Bottas of Finland drives in the pit lane during the race. Bottas' win, however, may make life awkward for Mercedes and Hamilton if Ferrari shows favour for Vette...

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UK Conservatives kick off formal election campaign with tax 'bombshell' poster

May has urged voters to give the Conservatives a bigger majority in Parliament in the June 8 national election in order to strengthen Britain's hand in exit talks with the European Union. Results will...

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Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness

Fed holds interest rates steady, downplays first quarter economic weakness

While acknowledging that the pace of growth in the US economy was slower than expected during the first quarter, Fed officials remained bullish on the country's economic prospects. "It would take a dr...

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Trump enjoys health care victory, hails ties with Australia

Trump enjoys health care victory, hails ties with Australia

But the president skipped midtown, postponing a meeting with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull that was supposed to take place at a hotel near Trump Tower. "As a lifelong New Yorker, I think ...

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Israeli strike hits Hezbollah arms supply depot in Damascus

The strike hit weapons freshly ferried from Iran for the Lebanese terrorist group who is fighting on behalf of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad. Syria says Israel hit a military facility near the ...

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US F-22s intercept Russian bombers, fighters near Alaska

US F-22s intercept Russian bombers, fighters near Alaska

According to a NORAD spokesman, the intercept took place at approximately 9:00PM Pacific time on Wednesday. When foreign aircraft enters the Alaska ADIZ, the US requires that they identify themsel...

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