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Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage

North Korea claimed Warmbier's condition was caused by a combination of botulism and sleeping pills that he was given, but his father isn't buying Pyongyang's story. North Korea has broken its...

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Puerto Rico's Vote for Statehood Means Nothing

The referendum coincided with the 100th anniversary of the United States granting USA citizenship to Puerto Ricans, though they are barred from voting in presidential elections and have only one c...

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Airlines Muted on Trump's Cuba Travel Changes

In the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's rollback of normalizing relations with Cuba , Russia on Sunday became one of many nations to express "unyielding solidarity" with the Caribbean island...

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UK police studying cause of death of man in mosque attack

May said: "All my thoughts are with the victims, their families and the emergency services on the scene". He regularly attended the local mosque and enjoyed visiting the local park with his grandchi...

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Gillespie narrowly leads surprisingly close GOP Virginia primary

But despite a huge financial disadvantage and the general impression he was a clown running a circus-like campaign, Prince William County supervisor Corey Stewart threw a big scare into Gillespie an...

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Kerobokan Jail Break: Two Foreign Fugitives Arrested in Dili, Timor Leste

Kerobokan Jail Break: Two Foreign Fugitives Arrested in Dili, Timor Leste

The head of Kerobokan Prison said that 10 guards were on duty on Sunday night when the escape is believed to have taken place, but the tower overlooking the tunnel was unmanned due to staff shortages....

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Opposition chooses Meira Kumar as its prez candidate

Opposition chooses Meira Kumar as its prez candidate

The decision was taken on Thursday at the Opposition parties meet headed by Congress president Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi . The Bahujan Samaj Party on Thursday extended support to Opposition candi...

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GOP Leaders Expect To Release Healthcare Draft Thursday

GOP Leaders Expect To Release Healthcare Draft Thursday

While a draft of the bill is expected to be released Thursday, Senate Republicans have yet to disclose concrete details about the bill's exact terms, including whether funding will be awarded to Pl...

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Adams tells Theresa May she's in breach of the Good Friday Agreement

There are now concerns the DUP unions MPs will attempt to grab cash every time Mrs May needs support in Parliament after the Tories won 318 of 650 seats in Parliament in the June 8 election. The DUP...

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Trump criticizes latest court ruling against travel ban

The court also claimed that the President had overstepped his authority by issuing the ban , according to Yahoo News . The three-judge panel unanimously ruled that the president violated U...

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American Airlines Says Qatar Airways Seeks to Acquire 10% Stake

American Airlines Says Qatar Airways Seeks to Acquire 10% Stake

The event, held in Paris on Tuesday, saw nearly 20 million travellers casting votes in a number of categories. Qatar Airways scooped the top prize of world's best airline ahead of Singapore Airl...

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USA military wounded in Afghanistan

USA military wounded in Afghanistan

The Afghan conflict is the longest in American history, with US-led forces at war there since 2001, after the ousting of the Taliban regime. Defence Secretary James Mattis is set to decide in ...

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Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan says Saudi king should resolve Gulf rift during Ramadan

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan says Saudi king should resolve Gulf rift during Ramadan

Two U.S. warships arrived at Hamad port in Qatar as part of a planned joint military exercise involving marine forces, Qatar's state news agency said on Wednesday. "America's support for Qatar ...

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Saudi King Deposes Crown Prince And Names A New Heir, Age 31

The visit of bin Salman earlier this year make a way for the United States President Donald Trump trip to the Saudi Arabia . Mohammed bin Salman , who will take on Nayef's old job as interior ...

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Queen's Speech unveils Brexit-heavy agenda at troubled time

Queen's Speech unveils Brexit-heavy agenda at troubled time

The Democratic Unionist Party is believed to be demanding £2bn as its price for propping up Theresa May in power, plunging the talks into fresh jeopardy. His rare absence from the State Opening of...

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Uganda, UN seek $8 billion for South Sudanese refugees

The figures released ahead of World Refugee Day on Tuesday showed that 10.3 million of the world's displaced people fled their homes previous year alone, including 3.4 million who crossed global b...

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May goes to Brussels to tackle expatriate issue

May goes to Brussels to tackle expatriate issue

As a result, the Brexit talks will address first citizens' rights , Britain's exit bill, and separation issues such as the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland. With the deadline for conclud...

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UN says IS targets children to hold Mosul civilians hostage

UN says IS targets children to hold Mosul civilians hostage

The media office for Iraq's military distributed a picture taken from the air that appeared to show the mosque and minaret largely flattened and reduced to rubble among the small houses of the Old Cit...

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Macron on track to claim majority in parliament

Macron on track to claim majority in parliament

Despite Macron's success, turnout was very low for this round of French elections, with 48.7% casting their ballots compared to 57.2% in the first round in 2012. To claim a majority in Parliament, c...

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Trump congratulates Handel for winning in Georgia

Handel said, "He was more than gracious and he thanked me for a spirited campaign". When she emerged as the de facto GOP nominee, I noted how her recent history of lackluster Senate and governor cam...

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