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U.S. President Trump To Visit Saudi Arabia, Israel, Italy This Month

Trump will visit Israel, the Vatican and Saudi Arabia in his first foreign trip as president this month. In Saudi Arabia, a White House official said Trump would meet with Saudi and other Arab l...

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French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Steps Aside As National Front Leader

French Presidential Candidate Marine Le Pen Steps Aside As National Front Leader

Heavyweights across the political mainstream urged voters to ensure his victory, as the first opinion poll after his first round victory predicted a comfortable win in the run-off - 62 per cent agai...

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Do you support the bill the House passed to repeal, replace Obamacare?

Do you support the bill the House passed to repeal, replace Obamacare?

What hurdles will it face in the Senate? Republicans are trying to speed the health care repeal through Congress by using a legislative process called reconciliation to limit debate on the Senate ...

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Hamas Elects New Politburo Chief: Haniyeh Replaces Meshal as Political Leader

His predecessor Khaled Meshaal lives in exile in Doha and had completed the maximum two terms in office. The new document stresses it does not mean that Hamas now recognises Israel's right to exist ...

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Will vote for Emmanuel Macron: Francois Hollande

Will vote for Emmanuel Macron: Francois Hollande

Macron's discussions with union leaders from the Whirlpool plant in northern France , a region where his anti-European Union opponent Marine Le Pen got the most votes, is not without risk. Rivlin's r...

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Triumphant House Republicans vote to repeal Obama's health care law

On Thursday, the House narrowly passed the AHCA by a vote of 217-213, without a single vote from Democrat representatives. "Or number two, these people would end up in emergency rooms getting thei...

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Macron team blasts 'massive hacking attack' on eve of vote

These restrictions are aimed at preventing last-minute scandals from emerging and influencing the election's outcome. French President Francois Hollande on Saturday promised a response to the hackin...

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Israel is "occupying power" of Jerusalem — UNESCO

It particularly criticised Israel's annexation of east Occupied al-Quds after occupying it in 1967, a move that remains unrecognised by the global community. The resolution, tabled by Qatar, Egypt, Le...

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House passes bill funding government through September

Upton described the plan to The Associated Press. Upton and Long both had announced their opposition earlier this week over the pre-existing conditions issue. The funds included in the bill for bord...

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UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem 'occupied'

Meanwhile, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the resolution as "absurd". "I urge the global community to condemn this decision in the harshest manner possible, and do everything i...

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No Clear Favorite, Rain Make for Unpredictable Kentucky Derby

A return to the form he showed two starts back, a dominating victory in the Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby on March 11, puts him right there with the top Derby horses . Post time is about 6:50 p.m...

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Trump considers raising the federal gas tax

Trump considers raising the federal gas tax

Capitol Hill and the construction world are eagerly awaiting Trump's yet-to-be officially released plan which the administration has touted will give a face lift to the nation's roads and bridges, whi...

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What Does Retirement Mean for Prince Philip?

What Does Retirement Mean for Prince Philip?

Philip conducted 219 royal engagements a year ago, and was in good form when he opened a new stand at Lord's cricket ground in London on Wednesday. Prince Philip has been ever present at his wif...

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Pentagon says Navy SEAL was killed in Somalia operation

A US service member was killed during operations against al-Shabaab militants in southern Somalia, the USA military announced Friday. In the wake of recent elections, the weak government is struggli...

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It is Time to End the Israeli Occupation, Says Palestinian President

That danger was spelled out by veteran USA peace negotiator Dennis Ross recently: "What we can't afford is another big initiative that fails because that'll just feed the cynicism and disbelief". The ...

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MCD election results: Arvind Kejriwal warns AAP councillors BJP may offer bribe

The decision came a day after party leader Dilip Pandey resigned from the post of Delhi unit convenor. Riding on the "Modi wave", the BJP won 181 of the 270 wards that went to the polls to storm to ...

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Macron's French presidential campaign emails leaked online

The commission overseeing the French campaign said in a statement that it is holding a meeting early Saturday after being informed of the hack and leak. A spokesman for the French ministry said: "...

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Syrian opposition HNC group criticises de-escalation deal

Syrian opposition HNC group criticises de-escalation deal

There were only sporadic skirmishes and shelling on Saturday in parts of Syria included in the agreement, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. A Russian diplomat has emphasiz...

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Iraqi Forces Open a Front in West Mosul, Trying to Squeeze ISIS

They would continue to be designated as advisers to dodge the need for parliamentary approval for their presence, he said . The Iraqi forces took control of eastern Mosul in January after 100 days ...

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Tillerson urges SE Asia to minimize NKorea diplomatic ties

Tillerson urges SE Asia to minimize NKorea diplomatic ties

He said some countries were already doing this and also looking at the presence of North Korean workers, another significant revenue earner for Pyongyang. Murphy said Tillerson stressed that ASEAN r...

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