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Referendum won't be postponed on 'pretexts' from Baghdad: Barzani

Referendum won't be postponed on 'pretexts' from Baghdad: Barzani

Turkey warned Iraq's Kurdish leaders last week of the risk of civil war if they proceed with plans to hold a referendum on independence. Sadi Ahmed Pire, a spokesman for the Patriotic Union of Kurdis...

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45 percent of America 'strongly disapprove' of Trump

45 percent of America 'strongly disapprove' of Trump

However, an even larger number of voters - 62 percent - said they disapprove of Trump's corrosive and angry comments about reporters and their employers. Trump faced bipartisan backlash after claimi...

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White supremacist to surrender to cops in Charlottesville

White supremacist to surrender to cops in Charlottesville

A self-described white nationalist who came to prominence in a violent rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, earlier this month said he will turn himself into police for using pepper spray on a ra...

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Pres. Trump calls for enforcement of immigration laws already in place

Pres. Trump calls for enforcement of immigration laws already in place

One man was shot by what's believed to have been a rubber bullet, after kicking tear gas back towards officers. No serious injuries were reported but 56 people suffered heat-related emergencies, i...

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Turkish President urges Muslim countries to increase mutual cooperation to overcome difficulties

Turkish President urges Muslim countries to increase mutual cooperation to overcome difficulties

In a meeting in Turkey's capital Ankara on Wednesday, Erdogan told the visiting Pentagon chief that the ongoing military cooperation between the USA and the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG)...

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Ex-Mozambican leader praises Angola's dos Santos for bowing out

Ex-Mozambican leader praises Angola's dos Santos for bowing out

It is suspected that Mr. Dos Santos' ill health prompted him to step down. Isabel dos Santos is reputed to be Africa's richest woman , hailing from a nation with one of the highest poverty rates in...

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Why One Woman Started A Crowdfunding Campaign To Buy Twitter

Why One Woman Started A Crowdfunding Campaign To Buy Twitter

Plame has raised a mere $8,437 so far, and although she's celebrating the campaign's newly trending status , her efforts may go to waste unless a big donor or two arrive. As silly as this campaign ...

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New worldwide, low-fare airline comes to CVG airport

New worldwide, low-fare airline comes to CVG airport

Louis. On all four routes, WOW will fly four flights a week to its hub at the Keflavik airport near Reykjavik on Airbus A321 aircraft. Fares from Detroit to other destinations, such as London, Par...

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Venezuela seeks cross-border arrest of ex-chief prosecutor

Maduro has installed an all-powerful Constituent Assembly packed with loyalists to rule the country while it rewrites the constitution. Ortega fled to Colombia last week with her congressman husband...

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Rishang Keishing, world's oldest parliamentarian and Manipur's ex-CM, dies at 96

Rishang Keishing, world's oldest parliamentarian and Manipur's ex-CM, dies at 96

Congress expressed its condolences on Keishing's demise. Interestingly, he was the last surviving member of the first Lok Sabha. He married Khatingla Keishing on April 15, 1950 and has four sons and ...

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President Donald Trump Watches the Eclipse at the White House

President Donald Trump Watches the Eclipse at the White House

But Christie says he know Trump isn't a racist. In the above interview with Good Morning America , Bro explains that she received her first call from Trump during her daughter's funeral, so she d...

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Five Killed, Dozens Wounded In Helmand Bombing

Five Killed, Dozens Wounded In Helmand Bombing

Meanwhile, Mauladad Tabihdad, director of hospitals in Helmand, said most of the wounded were schoolchildren. He further noted that five civilians had lost their lives and 25 sustained injuries in t...

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'Kim Jong-un starting to respect us'

'Kim Jong-un starting to respect us'

Hours later, at a rally in Arizona, President Trump asserted that North Korea was "learning to respect us". "And maybe, probably not, but maybe something positive can come about". The solid-fuel roc...

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Trump voices optimism about North Korea

Trump voices optimism about North Korea

Several rallies were also held in Pyongyang this month to protest against the new round of unanimously-approved United Nations sanctions against the country. We hope this is the signal we have been ...

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#BlackExcellence: Barack and Michelle Move Malia Into Harvard

#BlackExcellence: Barack and Michelle Move Malia Into Harvard

And among those enjoying the revelry will be Malia Obama , who has arrived at Harvard. A reporter for The Boston Globe who saw her out and about town on Tuesday approached her and asked for an inte...

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US State Dept. issues travel warning for Mexico violence

US State Dept. issues travel warning for Mexico violence

While most homicides appeared to be targeted cartel murders; gun battles have taken place in areas frequented by USA tourists. The reason? Officials are concerned about increasingly risky activities...

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'Heated rhetoric' expected during NAFTA talks, Canadian officials say

'Heated rhetoric' expected during NAFTA talks, Canadian officials say

Senior government officials, however, say the threat has come sooner in the process than they expected. "I think we'll end up probably terminating NAFTA at some point", he said at a rally in Ariz...

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European court will still hold sway after Brexit

European court will still hold sway after Brexit

Bringing an end to the direct jurisdiction of the EU's top court has been a key point for the British government. "In particular, citizens and businesses need to have continuing confidence as they i...

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READ: Daniel Kammen's Resignation Letter to Trump Spells 'IMPEACH'

READ: Daniel Kammen's Resignation Letter to Trump Spells 'IMPEACH'

In his letter, Kammen said Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville and his decision to abandon the Paris Climate Accord had triggered his resignation. "The term we often use is 'rule fro...

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Texas mother fighting with her son's school over his long hair

Texas mother fighting with her son's school over his long hair

She claimed that during school registration she asked about the hair policy and was told he could keep his hair by writing a letter citing a religious or cultural exception, according to KTRK . "...

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