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Houston mayor pushes USA government to quickly approve Harvey aid

Houston mayor pushes USA government to quickly approve Harvey aid

The tremendous amount of aid given to Houston and the nearby areas by the various many across the United States from beyond public figures to the general public should play a huge part in helping th...

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Cambodian opposition leader arrested for alleged conspiracy

Cambodian opposition leader arrested for alleged conspiracy

Analysts say the government of Hun Sen, an authoritarian leader who held a tight grip on Cambodia for more than three decades, has grown increasingly concerned about steady opposition gains at the b...

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60000 evacuating Frankfurt before disposal of WWII-era bomb

60000 evacuating Frankfurt before disposal of WWII-era bomb

Bomb technicians had been scheduled to begin work shortly after noon (1000 GMT), but the fire department said there were delays as some people refused to leave. The bomb, an HC-4000, contains more tha...

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5.6 magnitude tremor hits North Korea, the United States Geological Survey says

5.6 magnitude tremor hits North Korea, the United States Geological Survey says

He previously has warned that "all options are on the table" when it comes to North Korea, which shows no sign of giving up its nuclear program, despite worldwide sanctions and U.N. It is easy for the...

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May in Japan seeking 'model' trade deal for post-Brexit UK

May in Japan seeking 'model' trade deal for post-Brexit UK

May arrived in Japan on Wednesday morning in the midst of an escalating crisis over Pyongyang's latest missile launch and will have discussions with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about what can be done. B...

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North Korea quake suggests it's held sixth nuclear test: Japan

North Korea quake suggests it's held sixth nuclear test: Japan

Authorities in South Korea believe that the quake was caused by an artificial source, allegedly providing, even more, confirmation of seismic activity consistent with a nuclear test. North Korea said ...

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Congress handed $5.95 bn bill for Harvey response, recovery

Congress handed $5.95 bn bill for Harvey response, recovery

Sanders said the president would like help from reporters in deciding which organization should receive the funds. The White House would like to extend the debt limit long enough to move back th...

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Algeria: Zambia Down Algeria for First Win

Algeria: Zambia Down Algeria for First Win

In the 56th minute, Sakala received his marching orders after a unsafe foul on an Algerian player and left the hosts with 10 men. Depending on the results, Nigeria could become the first qualifiers...

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Seismic tremor detected near North Korea nuclear test site

Seismic tremor detected near North Korea nuclear test site

The South's military soon confirmed that it had. This was following its earlier detection of the magnitude 6.3 quake. With the testing of a hydrogen bomb, North Korea is provoking the global com...

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Sri Lanka vs India, 5th ODI: Rain delays toss in Colombo

Sri Lanka vs India, 5th ODI: Rain delays toss in Colombo

India takes the Lead 4-0 in this Five match ODI series . Besides staring down the barrel of a potential 5-0 sweep, Sri Lanka also lost the chance to ensure direct qualification for the 2019 Worl...

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Trump, Abe agree to strengthen pressure on North Korea

Trump, Abe agree to strengthen pressure on North Korea

As she arrived in Japan, Mrs May said: 'We are very clear that the actions of North Korea are illegal. The Prime Minister is now in Japan on a diplomatic visit, and chose to address reports of her s...

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Walmart commits up to $20M in Harvey relief

Walmart commits up to $20M in Harvey relief

Other celebs to have publicly helped out include the Kardashian family, who donated $500k (£387k) collectively and Houston-born Beyonce, who has told the Houston Chronicle her philanthropic organisa...

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PM Modi's prerogative to decide on Cabinet reshuffle: Nitin Gadkari

PM Modi's prerogative to decide on Cabinet reshuffle: Nitin Gadkari

The biggest question is about the Defence Ministry. NDTV , while quoting sources, said that Modi is "very happy" with the performance of Gadkari. But now no such sword is hanging over Modi's head...

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GJM to demand separate Gorkhaland in meeting with Mamata Banerjee government

GJM to demand separate Gorkhaland in meeting with Mamata Banerjee government

South Sikkim district police on Friday alleged that West Bengal police had, posing as tourists, entered its jurisdiction, shot dead a Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) supporter and arrested four leaders...

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USA refiner Motiva warns of fuel supply crunch after Harvey

USA refiner Motiva warns of fuel supply crunch after Harvey

The Georgia-based company said in a statement that it expects to shut off the line Thursday. Flooding from storm Harvey is "now the greatest threat" to U.S. In response, President Donald Trump is ...

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White House plans cost of Harvey relief

White House plans cost of Harvey relief

The president is scheduled to travel later on Saturday to the Houston area to view flood damage. Leaders on Capitol Hill are still awaiting a specific request from the Trump administration and no ...

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Twitter reacts to a disappointing result in Georgia

Twitter reacts to a disappointing result in Georgia

And that is exactly what happened. Georgia XI: More to follow. The Irish lacked cohesion and pressed individually before conceding a deserved equaliser 10 minutes from the interval. If he doesn't ...

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Gas Prices Rise Sharply Post-Harvey, Gov Declares State Of Emergency

Gas Prices Rise Sharply Post-Harvey, Gov Declares State Of Emergency

The average price was also up 7 percent from a month ago. The Labor Day holiday, which falls on September 4 this year, is popularly considered to mark the end of summer, and fuel demand typically dr...

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Korea considers no change in U.S. free trade policy

Korea considers no change in U.S. free trade policy

According to the statement, the two also agreed "in principle on the revision of the missile guidelines". This was the first phone call between the two leaders in 25 days, when they talked on the phon...

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Neighbor describes helping 10-year-old torture victim to safety

Neighbor describes helping 10-year-old torture victim to safety

Deputies say the girl was denied regular meals and was given only one meal a day, one that was often drenched in hot sauce. The adults also allegedly kept the girl outside without access to hot wate...

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