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Google and Facebook Join Cities in Challenging Trump on Climate

EPA Director Scott Pruitt said Friday that he and the president never discussed what his views were on whether climate change is real. The signatories to " We Are Still In " say they are "deli...

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World reacts to Gulf diplomatic rift

World reacts to Gulf diplomatic rift

The diplomatic broadside threatens the worldwide prestige of Qatar , home to a large USA military base and set to host the 2022 World Cup. The dispute between Qatar and the Gulf's Arab countries ...

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Arab states split with Qatar citing its ties with Iran, terrorism

The four countries have announced their plans to cut off all diplomatic relations, as well as close all land, sea and air ports with the state of Qatar, per the news agencies of these countries. The...

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UK police release people arrested after London attack without charge

UK police release people arrested after London attack without charge

May faced a barrage of questions Monday on deep cuts made to police numbers in the United Kingdom while she was Home Secretary. "Volunteer your time and labor or donate to a homeless shelter", they ...

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No plans to change our posture in Qatar — US military

Qatar , which will host the 2022 Fifa World Cup and is home to some 10,000 American troops, criticized the move as a "violation of its sovereignty". Qatar is the site of the sprawling al-Udeid Air ...

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Union of Arab Media hails decision to cut off ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed their ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting terrorism and opening up the worst rift in years among some of the m...

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Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with rout

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with rout

Steph Curry was excellent, and he recorded his first triple double in the finals, and also, he was flawless from the free throw line hitting all 14 attempts. The Warriors are now 14-0 this postseaso...

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Arab powers sever Qatar ties, widening rift among United States allies

The eastern-based government in Libya and the Maldives followed suit. Analysts also say the timing of the decision, two weeks after a visit to Riyadh by US President Donald Trump , is crucial. Qa...

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Stolen 12th century idol recovered, two held

Stolen 12th century idol recovered, two held

Since the idol has enormous religious significance in Arunachal Pradesh, any loss or damage to it would bring disrepute to the family.Mr. Tsundue allegedly broke into the Head Lama's house on May 31 a...

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Putin to NBC's Kelly: Russian Election Interference 'Wouldn't Make Sense'

But that's not how NBC News spun it in a promo for the interview on Twitter. When Kelly asked whether Putin was interested in finding out whether the reported conversation had taken place, Pu...

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Arab countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar over terrorism

Citing Qatar's support of terrorism and destabilization of the region, the official Saudi Press Agency said Qatari officials have "repeatedly violated their worldwide obligations and the agreements ...

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Sudan expresses concern over Arab-Qatar rift, offers to mediate

The Air Force flies missions from Qatar to Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria. A statement issued by the Qatar government had read, "The Qatar News Agency website has been hacked by an unknown enti...

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Eighteen people remain in critical condition after London attack

Three knife-wielding attackers in fake suicide vests unleashed a terror rampage in the British capital, plowing a van into pedestrians on the iconic London Bridge before stabbing revellers in near...

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China welcomes PM Modi's remarks on Indo-China ties

China welcomes PM Modi's remarks on Indo-China ties

India and France on Saturday agreed to further deepen their cooperation to tackle the challenge posed by terrorism and extremism as Prime Minister Narendra Modi met newly-elected French Presiden...

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Egypt has not banned dealing in Qatari riyal, central bank says

Egypt's Foreign Ministry accused Qatar of taking an "antagonist approach" toward Cairo and said "all attempts to stop it from supporting terrorist groups failed". The UAE and Saudi Arabia a...

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British police name two London Bridge attackers, say one was investigated before

British police name two London Bridge attackers, say one was investigated before

Butt was the supposed ringleader of the London Bridge terror attack who was photographed on the ground wearing an Arsenal football shirt with canisters strapped to his body. "We got blocked in". ...

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Megyn Kelly's Putin Interview: Phooey, Says Twitter

Elsewhere in his interview with Kelly , Putin claimed that "a child" could have hacked the USA election - and also alleged Russian Federation may have been framed . 'I made my speech. Then we ta...

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Jeremy Corbyn Compares Labour Comeback to Istanbul

Jeremy Corbyn Compares Labour Comeback to Istanbul

Perhaps the highlight of Corbyn's Q&A session came when his opposition to the use of nuclear weapons was challenged by audience. However, Labour leader Corbyn, a 68-year-old socialist peace campai...

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Trudeau appears on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan' in Niagara Falls today

Trudeau appears on 'Live with Kelly and Ryan' in Niagara Falls today

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau smiles as he participates in the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in Montreal, Sunday, March 19, 2017. Trudeau says he takes it in stride. "We will be brushing upon th...

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Ex-Philippines govt employee blamed for casino attack

Police have said that the gunman not only had an automatic license but also gasoline which he used to set fire to casino tables. Albayalde suggested he set fires as a diversionary tactic and his nex...

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Where Trump's 'Travel Ban' Now Stands: Trump Takes Off the Gloves

That claim about vetting may come as news to the justices. He seemed to criticize the Justice Department for not seeking a "much tougher version". Speedy action was needed precisely to allow the gov...

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After London attack, Theresa May faces election heat over police cuts

After London attack, Theresa May faces election heat over police cuts

Christine Archibald, a 30-year-old Canadian who had worked in a shelter for the homeless before moving to Europe to be with her fiance, was the first of those who died to be named. Police specialists ...

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Theresa May: Britain Must Do 'Much More' to Fight Islamic Extremism

She has been criticized for staff cuts during her tenure as Home Secretary. Witnesses said one of the attackers shouted "this is for Allah" as he stabbed a man near a pub. "This was an attack on Lond...

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James McMullan died in London terror attack, his sister says

No other victims have as yet been named, however French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told journalists Sunday that one French national, has also died. On Saturday, three attackers careened a whi...

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Theresa May: Trump 'wrong' to attack London mayor

Theresa May: Trump 'wrong' to attack London mayor

She confirmed that police have foiled five plots since the Westminster attack in March and 18 in the last four years that "we knew were created to cause mayhem, murder, destruction". Cyber-security ex...

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U.N. Security Council Unanimously Broadens Sanctions On North Korea

U.N. Security Council Unanimously Broadens Sanctions On North Korea

However, the Security Council did vote unanimously to add 15 individuals and four entities linked to the North's nuclear and missile programmes to a United Nations sanctions blacklist. "We want to s...

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'Disconcerting and embarrassing': SLO mayor slams Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

President Barack Obama pledged to contribute $3 billion to the fund by 2020 and the US has already sent $1 billion to the fund. "For decades Pittsburgh has been rebuilding its economy based on...

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London attack: Prime Minister says bridge attackers identified

Dozens were injured in the attack that started on the London Bridge , when three attackers swerved a van into pedestrians then, armed with knives, rampaged through Borough Market, slashing and sta...

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Candidate contends with Christie link in race to succeed him

He has been accused of spending too much time out of state during the 2016 presidential campaign and tarnished by the so-called Bridgegate lane closure scandal. He has also been a vocal critic of Pres...

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Vladimir Putin: US interferes in elections, not Russian Federation

As pressure builds on President Donald Trump over his campaign's alleged ties to Russia amid a growing investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller and a string of damaging media reports , f...

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

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

A spokesman said that it is the Met Police who lead on the installation of barriers. Before the London Bridge attack , May's gamble on a June 8 snap election had been thrust into doubt after polls ...

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Saudi-Qatar row puts Bangladesh in new foreign policy dilemma

It was not immediately clear how the five Arab nations would continue to carry out airstrikes against the Islamic State if their personnel were pulled from Qatar . Some of these comments had also sta...

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Muguruza lashes out as her defence ends in tears

It's not ideal, there are little problems but I fight as I can. "Especially that I, myself, experienced something in Germany [against Laura Siegemund in the Stuttgart final] where it was way more fi...

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Saudi shuts Al-Jazeera office in Qatar row: ministry

He offered USA help in finding a solution. The biggest diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf region since the 1991 USA -led war against Iraq pits several nations against Qatar , which is home t...

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Truck bomb kills at least 80, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital

The Foreign Ministry has activated a crisis team to help deal with the aftermath of the bombing on Wednesday that hit at the heart of Kabul's diplomatic section, the explosion going off in a highly ...

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Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

Flynn ", Putin told Kelly. The FBI is now investigating potential connections between Trump campaign aides and the Russian government. Donald Trump's shock White House win transformed his soft-spo...

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United Kingdom opposition leader calls on prime minister to resign

She also claimed that society had to be " more willing to call out terrorism and extremism" having been "too tolerant". "Yes we do have a problem, we should have never cut the police numbers", he a...

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London attack: Political heat focusing on Theresa May

Neighbors identified Butt from the film's footage Monday, pointing to a scene in which he is shown participating in a provocative prayer session at Regents Park, near London's biggest mosque and helpi...

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After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

Khan's full remarks suggest he was referring to the larger police footprint, rather than any credible intelligence of future attacks. Trump also connected a recent attack in Manila to "what's going ...

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Man arrested over note found in Australian airliner toilet

Man arrested over note found in Australian airliner toilet

Police said the man is helping them with their inquiries, but that the incident was not terrorism related. NSW Police confirmed there had been an incident and a man wearing a red hat and a red jacke...

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