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Canadian Victim in London Attack Died in her Fiance's Arms

On Twitter, people using the hashtag #Chrissysentme expressed their sadness for the family's loss, but many also said they were inspired by the call for meaningful action. "We were all stuck!" said Ma...

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Pelosi: Trump's decision on Paris accord 'doesn't have factual basis'

Sir, - President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement has been greeted with a chorus of disapproval around the world. Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ...

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UK Police Name Two London Attackers

Other attacks have been committed without direct ISIS involvement by terrorists who are sympathizers of the radical group. He is expected to survive. Trump reacted to London's attack with another ca...

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London terror attack: raids and searches continue across London

Pedestrians were struck by a van on London Bridge before attackers stabbed a police officer and revellers around Borough Market with 12in knives. A second man, Rachid Redouane (30), was named by...

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Netanyahu: Israel to keep security control over West Bank

The U.S. Senate on Monday approved a resolution celebrating the 50-year anniversary of Israel's conquering of East Jerusalem in the Six-Day War, under the headline "50th Anniversary of the Reuni...

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White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

White House: Trump will not exert executive privilege over Comey

So perhaps unsurprisingly, toward the end of last week, Trump's aides floated the possibility that they could try to block Comey's testimony with an assertion of executive privilege - a legal ar...

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Contractor charged with leaking NSA information on Russian hacking

A USA official confirmed to CNN that The Intercept's document is a genuine, classified NSA document. A top secret USA report showing that hackers from Russian military intelligence tried repeate...

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Major airlines suspend flights to and from Qatar amid diplomatic dispute

Sushma Swaraj, India's foreign minister, said the moves against Qatar would not impact New Delhi's ties with Doha. So far, there has been no sign of reciprocal moves by Qatar . Suggestions ha...

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British media avoid naming London attackers, but publish descriptions

Family members told Australian media an attacker grabbed her head from behind before slashing her throat. The United Kingdom has been hit with a series of terrorist attacks since the beginning o...

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'I've been stabbed': Stories from London attack survivors

Corbyn, she said, would not empower them to hunt terrorists. Asked about the row this morning by the Financial Times , the prime minister said that Khan was doing an "excellent job" and then decli...

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London Bridge stations reopen after terror attack

London Bridge stations reopen after terror attack

Redouane's age was not immediately known because he gave two different dates of birth. A number of people have been detained following further police raids at two addresses in Newham and Barking i...

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Family of Manchester attack victim pay tribute in London

British counterterrorism investigators searched two homes Monday and detained "a number" of people in the investigation into a van and knife attack in the heart of London that left seven people dead...

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United Kingdom prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack

United Kingdom prime minister faces pre-election heat over London attack

But with Britons due to vote in a national election on Thursday, her decision to reduce the number of police officers in England and Wales by nearly 20,000 during her six years as interior minister fr...

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Trump and Paris climate change accord

The former secretary of state repeatedly criticized the president for failing to acknowledge the economic benefits of sustainable energy, and that climate change exists at all. The EPA director ...

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Trump Makes America Covfefe Again on 'Full Frontal' With Sam Bee

Regardless, our lovely POTUS has since deleted the original tweet. Later in the event, when an audience member again mentioned covfefe , Clinton mocked White House spokesman Sean Spicer's explana...

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Corbyn says May should resign - three days before general election

Asked about these cuts following a speech given on Monday morning, May denied claims that the police force in Britain is underfunded. "We have protected counter-terrorism policing budgets, we have...

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London attacker spotted by neighbours in van hours before attack

The carnage is the third such terror attack on British soil in three months and the second in London involving the use of vehicles as weapons. Eight officers fired some 50 rounds, said Assistant Com...

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United Kingdom opposition leader calls on May to quit over police cuts

The ABC understands Australian consular staff in London are now working with Ms Zelenak's friends to try to track her down. Please honor her by making your community a better place. Police said the...

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USA governors, mayors, businesses, commit to Paris climate pact goals

His decision ended weeks of speculation, some of it fueled by Trump himself and his Cabinet members. "Couldn't of put it better.bravo.I'm exhausted of footing the bill for the world", another s...

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United Kingdom police have 'robust' plans for election security - May's spokeswoman

A man who left the scene of Saturday night's terror attack on London Bridge and Borough Market has been praised online with tongue-in-cheek British humor. This undated image provided by the Archibal...

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Theresa May facing resignation calls over police cuts

Asked again if he was calling on her to step down so close to an election Corbyn said, "We've got an election this Thursday and that's perhaps the best opportunity to deal with it". And when the bri...

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Apple Announces Smart Home Audio Speaker HomePod

Apple says it's giving more emphasis to sound quality, not just smarts. HomePod wants to be the best of both worlds, without being that much more expensive than some of its key competitors: The A...

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Will Trump's Paris Agreement Decision Help Or Hurt The Energy Sector?

Will Trump's Paris Agreement Decision Help Or Hurt The Energy Sector?

Asked essentially the same question by multiple reporters on Trump's current climate views, Pruitt pivoted and said, "All the discussions we had through the last several weeks had been focused on one ...

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Muslim man, Jewish woman pray together at vigil after Manchester attack

Muslim man, Jewish woman pray together at vigil after Manchester attack

The Labour Party under Corbyn has trailed Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives in the polls, but has begun to make gains in the last week. LONDON , May 26 ( Reuters ) - British police have ar...

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UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

UK threat level to remain at severe following London attack - May

But she said Britain was under threat from a new breed of crude copycat militants who might not have spent years plotting or even been radicalised online. At least 21 people injured remain in critic...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan can't even after Trump's 'ill-informed tweet'

London Mayor Sadiq Khan can't even after Trump's 'ill-informed tweet'

In one instance, he leveled an inaccurate criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan , saying the mayor was telling people there was "no reason to be alarmed" about the attack . In an update on the vict...

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United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack: Theresa May

United Kingdom threat level to remain at severe following London attack: Theresa May

As details about Butt emerged, however, they prompted questions of whether he could have been stopped sooner. The suspect is also said to have appeared in a Channel 4 documentary a year ago about Br...

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Hickenlooper could gain hero status fighting Trump's decision on Paris Agreement

Hickenlooper could gain hero status fighting Trump's decision on Paris Agreement

It will also help fulfil the Paris agreement reporting requirements so that the world can track the United States' progress. "I think the cost (of turning back) is too high not only from a climate...

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United States hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack: Putin tells MBC

United States hackers could have framed Russian Federation in election hack: Putin tells MBC

Absent questions citing specific examples of Putin's actions against journalists or political rivals, it was easy for the Russian president to talk circles around the subject. "What fingerprints or ho...

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Trump Organization to launch 'American Ideas' hotel chain

The chain will feature emblems of American culture and American-made goods, the New York Times reported - a theme that aligns with President Donald Trump's political messages and is aimed at disting...

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Jeremy Corbyn On BBC Question Time Pressed On The Nuclear Issue

Jeremy Corbyn On BBC Question Time Pressed On The Nuclear Issue

When May stunned financial markets and political opponents by calling the snap election, her poll ratings indicated she could be on course to win a landslide majority on a par with the 1983 majority o...

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WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

WH says Trump won't block Comey testimony

Comey's testimony is expected to be explosive and will be closely watched throughout Washington, where the focus on the Russia's involvement in the 2016 campaign, the country's connections to Trump as...

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"Americans actively interfere with electoral campaigns of other countries" - Putin

Comey, who was leading the Federal Bureau of Investigation's probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA presidential election, was sacked by Trump last month, four years into his 10-year t...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Theresa May should resign over police cuts

In the wake of Saturday night's terror attack at London Bridge and previous attacks in Westminster and Manchester, the issue of a reduction in police numbers has become political. Metropolitan polic...

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California to lead state level movement to ignore Trump climate exit

The announcement comes on the heel of dozens of mayors of major cities across the United States also pledging to uphold climate-related commitments within their respective jurisdictions. When Pre...

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Theresa May backs Sadiq Khan after Trump tweet

Theresa May backs Sadiq Khan after Trump tweet

Less than two weeks earlier, 22 people were killed in a suicide bombing at a Manchester concert while five died in a vehicle and knife attack in Westminster in March. " London stands in defiance agai...

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100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind IS lines

100000 children in extreme danger in Mosul, trapped behind IS lines

Around 100,000 minors remain trapped in "extremely risky " area of mosul which is controlled by Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIS) and are being used as human shields and forced to fight on...

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Washington co-founds climate alliance in wake of Trump action

Washington co-founds climate alliance in wake of Trump action

The funds will support the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Executive Secretariat, "including its work to help countries implement their commitments under the 2015 Paris Agreement on cl...

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Ireland's likely next prime minister would be its first gay, minority leader

Ireland is excited as they predict a change of style, which is likely to follow the election of a minister known as a straight talker. In the speech, he says, "If my election today shows anything, it ...

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Adani backs go-ahead for $4 billion Australia coal mine

Adani said the project would create 10,000 direct and indirect jobs, with pre-construction works starting in the next few months. Australia's big four banks have distanced themselves from the projec...

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