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TAMU responds to diplomatic upset in Qatar

In the biggest diplomatic crisis to have hit the region in years, Saudi Arabia and several of its allies on Monday cut diplomatic relations with Qatar , accusing it of supporting extremism. The h...

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US doesnt need India, China telling us what to do: Haley

US doesnt need India, China telling us what to do: Haley

Some Trump officials have suggested the U.N. Security Council as an alternative, but its membership includes plenty of rights violators as well. "You know, it's interesting". Rights advocates say k...

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Qatar foreign minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed diplomatic relations with Qatar in a coordinated move on Monday. Qatar's ruler Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani spoke by telephone ...

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London terror attack: Police release names of two attackers

London terror attack: Police release names of two attackers

Detectives are still working to identify the third attacker. Redouane, 30, had claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. All were detained Sunday in the Barking district of east London . Police said they...

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London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

Thousands of people across the capital fell silent to pay their respects to the victims of the London Bridge terror attack . Her family said she would have had "no understanding of the callous ...

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United Kingdom police name third man behind London terror attack

United Kingdom police name third man behind London terror attack

Bilal Dar told The Associated Press in the Pakistani city of Jhelum that his cousin, Khurum Butt, lived in the city until he was about 7 years old. Zaghba, who was said to be born in Morocco to a ...

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UK police find suspected Molotov cocktails in London attack van -Sky News

UK police find suspected Molotov cocktails in London attack van -Sky News

It is understood 12 of the petrol bombs were found in the vehicle which mowed down pedestrians on the iconic bridge where seven people were killed. Khan, who was elected mayor of London in 2016, had...

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Two London Bridge attackers named

Two London Bridge attackers named

Khan, the city's first Muslim mayor, has refused to respond directly to Trump's taunts, but he did offer a sort of live subtweet, mentioning in an aside on Monday that London's police force had ma...

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Dan Rather: Trump's response to London attack 'careless'

Dan Rather: Trump's response to London attack 'careless'

The national health authority said 18 people remained in a critical condition. "There's an election on Thursday, that's the chance", he said , citing an "appalling" cut in police staffing levels. S...

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Qatar row: Saudi revokes Qatar Airways' licence

Qatar criticised the move as a "violation of its sovereignty". "(Qatar) embraces multiple terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in the region, including the Muslim Brotherhoo...

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United Kingdom police name third attacker as new search gets underway

United Kingdom police name third attacker as new search gets underway

The attack, the third in Britain in three months, has raised questions over the government's ability to protect Britain following cuts to police numbers in recent years. Transport for London confirmed...

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U.S. committed to de-escalating tensions after gulf rift: White House

The diplomatic crisis is also the latest complication for the 2022 World Cup, which Qatar is preparing to host. The crisis is the worst to hit Gulf Arab nations since the creation in 1981 of t...

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China Cannot Lead Climate Change Battle Alone

However, the consequences could be significant for the United States if the withdrawal does happen in the end. Major powers in the world, including the European Union and China, have reaffirmed their ...

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Jeremy Corbyn calls on May to quit over police cuts

In a question and answer session on Monday, the Tory leader repeatedly refused to say she was in the wrong to cut police numbers while her time in the Home Office. "The commissioner of the Metropoli...

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Gulf row: Qatar's foreign minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

Gulf row: Qatar's foreign minister calls for calm as diplomatic crisis spirals

They have given all Qatari visitors and residents two weeks to leave their territory. It is suspected that Qatar Airways could be faced with further disruption to its services, as many of its flight...

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Christy Clark won't quit as BC premier, will recall house

And take control, they will. With either the B.C. Liberals or the NDP in charge, the government would be within a single vote of defeat. But before NDP Leader John Horgan gets sworn in as premie...

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'President Trump believes the climate is changing': Ambassador Haley

But, in the short term, the fall of Paris may have concrete effects on at least one other area of global concern: oil prices. Rebecca Lindland, an executive analyst with Kelley Blue Book, said Tru...

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UN chief calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine

Around half were being displaced for the second time in less than 20 years. Israel has pursued an increasingly aggressive settlement regime despite broad worldwide condemnation, eating away at Pal...

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Meridian Warriors Lexi Knauss wins POY

Meridian Warriors Lexi Knauss wins POY

Wesley is the second Gatorade Mississippi Softball Player of the Year to be chosen from Neshoba Central High School. Rodriguez, a 5-foot-5 senior lefty pitcher and outfielder, helped Old Tappan to...

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Trump Continues to Tweet About London Mayor

Trump Continues to Tweet About London Mayor

He was known to security services and had appeared in a televisions documentary " The Jihadis Next Door ", which was broadcast past year. A British Transport Police officer also faced all three atta...

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Terror attack becomes focus of British campaign

Terror attack becomes focus of British campaign

Neighbors in Barking told CNN that they had recognized Butt as one of the three dead attackers from Saturday night. Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouan were named as the London Bridge terrori...

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Trump "believes the climate is changing", Nikki Haley says

It's clear that was a talking point because when CBS' John Dickerson called on Haley to expand on that point and explain whether human activity causes those pollutants that lead to climate change , h...

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Donald Trump: Media Trying to Sell 'Pathetic Excuse' from London Mayor

Donald Trump: Media Trying to Sell 'Pathetic Excuse' from London Mayor

Seven people died on Saturday and dozens were injured, 21 of them critically, in the attack. After tweets in which Lukens expressed his condolences and support and praised the "response from emergency...

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Third London attacks suspect reportedly Italian-Moroccan

Third London attacks suspect reportedly Italian-Moroccan

The paper states he was stopped in March 2016 and was suspected of having tried to travel to Syria via Turkey. Butt, 27, a British citizen who was born in Pakistan, featured in a controversial Ch...

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Marlon Samuels fires West Indies to T20 series win over Afghanistan

Marlon Samuels fires West Indies to T20 series win over Afghanistan

Samuels ended up making 89 off 66 balls, which included nine boundaries and three sixes, while Mohammed remained undefeated on 23 off 16 deliveries, which included a boundary and a six. Outstanding ro...

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CT 2017: Australia bundle out Bangladesh for 182

On both occasions it was Australia who were batting in the second innings but rain stopped the match . It is the second successive Australia match to fall victim to the weather after their t...

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Wonder Woman Crushes Thor With a $101 Million Hammer

Wonder Woman Crushes Thor With a $101 Million Hammer

And yes, Jenkins knows exactly where she wants to take Diana next: "The story will take place in the US, which I think is right", she told Entertainment Weekly . The final few minutes of Wonder ...

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Qatar and its neighbours may lose billions from diplomatic split

Of the estimated 6.5 lakh Indians now in Qatar, around three lakh are from the Southern state. "This is for us to assess the situation because there are so many wild rumors going around", said Depar...

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Kuwait trying to mediate, resolve diplomatic rift, says Qatar

The countries also said they would eject Qatar's diplomats. Western officials have also accused Qatar of allowing funding of Sunni extremists like Al-Qaida's branch in Syria. military base, accusing...

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London attack: Molotov cocktails 'found in back of terrorists' van'

London attack: Molotov cocktails 'found in back of terrorists' van'

Khan said he had been too busy dealing with the fallout from the attack to respond directly to the tweet . Butt was the 27-year-old son of Pakistani immigrants who came to the United Kingdom seek...

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46 killed in the fighting so far

46 killed in the fighting so far

It is not immediately clear whether civilians are among the dead. The ongoing violence has forced thousands to flee Marawi, located about 816km south of the capital, Manila . "We would be much high...

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Qatar leader to address nation as diplomatic freeze begins to bite

It is also not yet clear if it is possible for GCC residents to reroute their travel to Qatar via airlines from other countries not involved in the ban. Etihad, Emirates, Fly Dubai and Gulf Air said...

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London Bridge attack minute's silence today at 11am

London Bridge attack minute's silence today at 11am

Australian media reported that Boden was 28 and from Loxton in southern Australia. British police clear the scene of the attack near London Bridge, loading the van used onto a truck. So, we need t...

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Fired factory worker kills five at former Florida workplace

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings . A store manager told detectives that he had fired Williams "for making racial, sexual orientation and derogatory remarks", toward Brown, according to a report...

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Concerns for two more Aussies in London

Concerns for two more Aussies in London

Hedge underwent emergency surgery following the stabbing and was in a temporary coma before contacting friends and family. Ms Hedge, 34, has been left unable to speak after being stabbed in the thro...

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USA military: No plans to change posture in Qatar amid diplomatic crisis

USA military: No plans to change posture in Qatar amid diplomatic crisis

Saudi Arabia and other Arab powers severed diplomatic ties Monday with Qatar and moved to isolate the energy-rich nation that is home to a major US military base, accusing it of supporting terrorist ...

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Gulf rift raises concerns over Nepali migrant workers

SPA, a Saudi state news agency, said that the kingdom cut ties because Qatar "embraces multiple terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in the region, including the Muslim Brothe...

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Trump administration won't say wheth

Trump administration won't say wheth

Anna Powles of the Massey Centre for Defence and Security Studies said Donald Trump's announcement sends a strong signal to island countries in their climate change fight. "Because it put us in an...

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London Bridge attack: Pakistani-origin man named as one of the attackers

London Bridge attack: Pakistani-origin man named as one of the attackers

The two other perpetrators were not known to security services. All 12 people arrested on Sunday after the London attack have now been released without charge. At any one time there are around 5...

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Erdogan holds talks with leaders on lowering Qatar tension

Etihad , Emirates , Fly Dubai and Gulf Air have halted all flights in and out of Doha , the Qatari capital. Turkey also called for dialogue to settle the dispute and a government spokesman sa...

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