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Deadly Grenfell Tower blaze because of faulty fridge

United Kingdom police may consider manslaughter charges after finding tower cladding failed safety tests in blaze that killed 79. Local activists in North Kensington, who for years had warned the au...

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DUP and Conservatives 'making progress' on deal

DUP and Conservatives 'making progress' on deal

On Tuesday the DUP said it "would not be taken for granted" in the discussions and complained that the negotiations were not proceeding as they had expected - political code for frustration in the par...

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'Portugal weeps' as deadly forest fire rages, 62 dead

'Portugal weeps' as deadly forest fire rages, 62 dead

President Marcelo Rebelo went to the Leiria region to meet families of the victims, saying he was " sharing their pain in the name of all the Portuguese people". Firefighters brought some of the blaz...

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Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death

Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death

WYOMING, Ohio (AP) - Celebrating the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after returning home in a coma, a packed crowd of mourners g...

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40 people killed in bomb, gun attacks in 3 Pakistani cities

The bombing came ahead of the Muslim holiday of Eid-al-Fitr, which follows the holy month of Ramadan, expected to end this weekend. Twin blasts tore through a market crowded with Eid shoppers in a m...

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Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Police officer beaten to death in Indian-controlled Kashmir

Mirwaiz, who delivers sermons at the historic mosque in old Srinagar city's Nowhatta area every Friday after prayers, condemned the incident, saying it was "outside the parameters of our values and ...

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United States and China agree on efforts for quick denuclearization of Korean peninsula

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he and the top US diplomat affirmed with high-ranking Chinese officials today that North Koreas nuclear missile program is a threat to peace and security in the Asia-...

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Marker dedicated to honor couple who fought interracial marriage ban

In Loving v. Virginia , the Supreme Court struck down Virginia's law and similar ones in about one-third of the states. Monday marked the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling on June ...

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Second French journalist dies of Mosul mine blast injuries

Second French journalist dies of Mosul mine blast injuries

Veronique Robert , was operated on in Baghdad but was later flown back to France for treatment, where she died of her wounds, according to France Télévisions. " The word sadness is not enough to descr...

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Trump kicks Nancy Pelosi when she's down

Trump kicks Nancy Pelosi when she's down

His remarks came after the USA president confirmed that he will be holding his first-ever re-election campaign at the Trump International in Washington on Wednesday. One of the reasons for this stri...

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Macron's party claims parliament victory despite low turnout

Election officials on June 12 said that with almost all ballots counted, Macron's Republique en Marche party (Republic on the Move) had 28 percent of the vote in an election marked by a historically l...

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Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest

It's unclear what the president is referring to in arguing that Comey's story may have changed after the May 12 tweet. In light of his suspicion, Trump said in Friday's interview, he suggested he ...

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U.S. military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

The armed Shahed-129 drone was destroyed by a U.S. F-15 fighter jet around 12:30 a.m. local time. Following Sunday's incident, Russia threatened that USA -led coalition aircraft will be "followed ...

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Trump's friend says he might fire Mueller

He told senators during a committee hearing that there would have to be "good cause" for Mueller to be removed from his role. Sen. Christopher Coons, D-Del., asked Rosenstein: Why would the deputy...

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Ghana assures public of security of ex-Guantanamo detainees

Ghana assures public of security of ex-Guantanamo detainees

There was a huge controversy in January 2016 when the president made a decision to admit to Ghana two terror suspects- Muhammed Al-Dhuby and Muhammed Bin-Atef- into the country. "There is no doubt t...

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Ivanka Trump Must Testify In Shoe Design Ripoff Dispute

Ivanka Trump Must Testify In Shoe Design Ripoff Dispute

Trump's lawyers haven't responded to messages seeking comment. The order has echoes of recent appeals court decisions regarding President Trump's travel ban in which judges cited the commander-in-ch...

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Hundreds of civilians flee Mosul as IS loses grip on city

With their control of Mosul slipping away, Islamic State militants made a decision to send a message of defiance: They blew up the 12th century al-Nuri Mosque, along with its famous leaning minaret....

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Syria conflict: Australia resumes anti-IS air raids

The incident comes on the heels of a U.S. Navy attack on a piloted Syrian Su-22 jet in the Southern Raqqa countryside and indicates an increasingly assertive stance by the U.S., which is yet to ...

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SDF the best force to retake Raqqa from ISIS

The strikes targeted ISIS command and control centers, as well as ammunition depots in the Syrian province of Hama. Russian warships fired six missiles on ISIS targets in Syria on Friday, according ...

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Military plane topples at Dayton International Airport

Military plane topples at Dayton International Airport

No injuries have been reported but emergency crews are working to extricate two people from the plane. A post issued on the U.S. Air Force Thunderbird's Facebook page reads: "The United States Air...

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