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Six Killed After Terrorists Mow Down Pedestrians, Slash Throats in London

Witnesses recalled how the attackers entered the restaurant yelling, "This is for Allah!" and randomly stabbed people. "They were stabbing everyone. "Our thoughts are with those who are caught up in...

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Canadians in London urged to exercise caution in wake of terror attack

The attacks came just five days ahead of a parliamentary election on Thursday. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull: "Prayers and resolute solidarity are today as always with the people of Britain in t...

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Pope on Pentecost: Division isn't from the Holy Spirit

Pope on Pentecost: Division isn't from the Holy Spirit

Seven people are dead and 48 others are injured in London after a van drove into pedestrians on London Bridge, after which the occupants of the vehicle emerged and began stabbing people in Borough Mar...

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London Police, Prime Minister, Say Two London Incidents Are Terrorism

The three attackers were shot dead by police within minutes. Tourists gaped at the carnage from the roofs of double-decker buses. The incident in London becomes a third in the chain of terror att...

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London terror attack AP Photo/Matt Dunham

Armed police responded to attacks involving knife violence and a vehicle reportedly running into pedestrians . "As with the rest of the world, the Australian team is shocked and saddened at the even...

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May sees lead slip further, still set for majority - Opinium poll

An ally of British Prime Minister Theresa May has said income tax will not rise for higher earners, making a new promise to voters less than a week before a national election with opinion polls sh...

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Pakistani PM's son appears before panel probing graft charge

Pakistani PM's son appears before panel probing graft charge

After the Supreme Court turned down Hussain Nawaz's request to replace two Joint Investigation Team (JIT) members, the hearing took place yesterday and the Prime Minister's son was grilled for five ...

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DNC: Ivanka should cut ties with China company

The activists include Hua Haifeng, whose wife Deng Guilian claims that police told her he was arrested on suspicion of illegal surveillance, as well as Li Zhao and Su Heng. The third investigator, S...

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South Korea Fires Warning Shots at Flying Object From North

South Korea Fires Warning Shots at Flying Object From North

Around 1600 KST on Tuesday, the South Korean army responded with a warning broadcast and "warning shots" to what it later described as an "unidentified" flying object crossing the military demarcation...

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Umerkot doctor accused of refusing treatment to sanitary worker arrested

Umerkot doctor accused of refusing treatment to sanitary worker arrested

Pervez Masih, Irfan's brother, said that he cleaned his brother's body, after which the doctors sent an oxygen cylinder. A day before, Irfan, 30, a sanitary worker, died when doctors at Civil Hospit...

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Vladimir Putin Calls for Policies to Prevent Use of Chemical Weapons

In the run-up to the second round of the election on May 7, aides to Macron accused the Kremlin of mounting a "smear campaign" against the candidate via state media. Despite being on different sides...

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Tories intend to cut taxes for working families, Theresa May says

According to the poll, carried out online between May 31 and June 2 among 2,038 people, the Tories are now up one point on 47 percent and Labour , also up one point, on 35 percent. Finance minister P...

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UK politicians suspend national campaigning after London attack, ITV says

The assault began when a van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on London Bridge . But instead they "started kicking them, punching them and took out knives. "We saw a auto and a few...

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Corbyn: It´sa shame PM has not joined in head-to-head debate

The Liberal Democrats, the former coalition partner of the Conservatives , said the Tory stance on taxation "raises suspicions". May repeated her mantra that "the only poll that matters is the on...

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Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as United Kingdom election nears

If this were carried through to the election, the Conservatives would win a substantial majority. The Labour leader attacked Mrs May for failing to sign a joint letter with leaders of Germany, F...

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May Avoids Debate As Labour Cuts Tory Lead

Our "combined probabilistic estimate", in which we take the sum of each party's win chances in all the seats in which it is standing, the model gives the Conservatives 355 seats (down from 396 last...

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Praying for London: Ariana Grande reacts to terror attacks

The statement followed on from Grande's own tweet about the terror attack in London on Saturday night. The confirmed acts so far are: Little Mix, Black Eyed Peas, Miley Cyrus , Justin Bieber ,...

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New poll projection shows British PM losing majority in snap election

New poll projection shows British PM losing majority in snap election

Most polls are showing that Theresa May is set to win, but the lead is now within the margin of error. The pound recovered from a sharp fall in early trading on Wednesday and the FTSE 100 ended ...

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One Love Manchester: Stars to sing 'with greater purpose' after London attack

The benefit concert which was organised to raise funds for the benefit of the victims of the Manchester attack on May 22nd is scheduled to take place at the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground in M...

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Terror incident on London Bridge

He said the pause in election activities was "a mark of respect for those who have died and suffered injury", adding: "Those who wish to harm our people, divide our communities and attack our democrac...

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Why vehicles are becoming common weapons in terror attacks

Ms May chaired a meeting of the Government's emergency response committee COBRA before addressing the media from 10 Downing street. Nicola Sturgeon said her thoughts are with the families and friend...

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Over 400 injured in stampede during Champions League final

Rome: Over 400 people were injured in a stampede due to a false alarm that caused panic in Italy's Turin city where Juventus supporters had gathered to watch the Champions League final against R...

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Angry Angela: Is the US-German Relationship Kaput?

And, even after he held a frosty meeting with Merkel in Washington in March and heard her explain Germany has no independent, non-EU trade policy, Trump continues to complain about Germany's sur...

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India's prime minister condemns London attacks

On 22 May, 22 people were killed and 116 injured when the attacker, Salman Abedi , detonated a home-made bomb in the arena's foyer as crowds were leaving a performance by USA singer Ariana Grande ...

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London attack death toll rises to 7, incident under control

London attack death toll rises to 7, incident under control

The attacks began just after 10pm (BST) when a van sped towards pedestrians at 50mph on the landmark bridge, scattering people across the road, leaving many injured. Prime Minister Theresa May confirm...

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Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

Did Trump really favor Macron in France?

Macron struck up an unusually chummy rapport in his first meetings with Trump, winning a handshake contest and the USA leader's cellphone number, de. French President Emmanuel Macron today brushed ...

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Najib, Zahid 'shocked and disgusted' by London terror attacks

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks. One of the injured is an officer from British Transport Police who was stabbed after responding to the incident. "Our hearts are with ...

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Political leaders react with horror to London terror attacks

After that attack, Britain's official threat level from terrorism was raised to "critical", meaning an attack may be imminent. "It looked to me that the van was aiming at the people". "Around the corn...

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'America First': Trump pushes Montenegro PM aside, rebukes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members

'America First': Trump pushes Montenegro PM aside, rebukes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members

After meeting with Stoltenberg, Trump met with European Commission leader Jean Claude Juncker, and European Council President Donald Tusk. It was in this way that Trudeau brushed aside concerns that...

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London terror attacks: 9 killed including 3 attackers

London terror attacks: 9 killed including 3 attackers

Will Heaven, managing editor of The Spectator magazine, said on Twitter that he saw "two casualties - one on pavement, one edge of road" and reported seeing armed police on the bridge. "We ran fo...

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Hugo Chavez's childhood home burned in Venezuelan violence

Hugo Chavez's childhood home burned in Venezuelan violence

Venezuela's government rallied its supporters on Tuesday in defiance of opposition protests after the death toll from weeks of clashes reached 52. Venezuela's National Electoral Council President T...

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London incidents are terrorism, multiple casualties reported

The Metropolitan Police said they were called just after 10 p.m. (2100GMT) to reports of a vehicle hitting pedestrians on the bridge, which crosses the River Thames in central London. Police officers ...

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Texas House offers a path to avoid special session

Texas House offers a path to avoid special session

Texas' Republican House speaker said Friday night he's refusing state Senate demands to expand and strengthen a "bathroom bill" targeting transgender people, jeopardizing one of the most hotly debat...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan says election should not be postponed after attack

Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat leader, said in a tweet: "Tonight's horrific incidents in London remind us how much we owe our emergency services". In March, a British convert to Islam ran down p...

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BBC debate: Watch leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence

BBC debate: Watch leaders unite to condemn Theresa May's absence

The BBC has been accused of "left wing bias" following last night's election debate between the parties by those on the right and some on social media who claimed to be "middle ground". "Jeremy ...

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Report vehicle hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condemned Saturday night's terror attacks in London that claimed at least six lives. In March, five people died in London when a vehicle was driven at ...

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Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos wounded in bomb attack

Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos wounded in bomb attack

The 69-year-old, who headed an interim coalition government at the height of Greece's fiscal crisis, was reportedly wounded as he read his post in the back of a black Mercedes. Most of the devices w...

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Iran says London attacks

Iran says London attacks "wake up call", urges uprooting terrorism sources

Mr Trump first used the attack to call for his controversial travel ban, now blocked by the United States courts, to be enforced. Spokesman of Foreign Ministry of Iran Bahram Ghasemi, condemned ...

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United Nations chief urges U.S. to retain Paris climate deal

Pence called Trump's decision "refreshing". In Syria, a drought about a decade ago was one link in a long chain of events that helped result in the civil war there, said David Titley, a retired U.S....

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Pentagon released video of ICBM test

North Korean state television (KRT) aired on Tuesday video of Kim apparently giving field guidance at the test fire of a Scud-type ballistic missile, which reportedly took place the previous day. Pl...

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