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With court victory, hand of Brazil's president strengthened

With court victory, hand of Brazil's president strengthened

Brazil's President Michel Temer smiles as he receives military honors during ceremony, in Brasilia, Brazil, Friday, June 9, 2017. According to Veja , Temer's team is looking for a way to discredi...

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Prime Minister's Seat: Theresa May battles for survival

Prime Minister's Seat: Theresa May battles for survival

Discussions were held between May's Conservatives and the DUP over the weekend with a view to the Northern Irish party supporting May's minority government on key votes in parliament. The 1998 peace...

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No DUP deal with Theresa May after statement made 'in error'

No DUP deal with Theresa May after statement made 'in error'

May's gamble of calling snap polls backfired after the British electorate delivered a hung Parliament , forcing her to seek the support of a small Northern Irish party for staying in power, as the co...

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Man arrested in connection to Manchester attack investigation

Police investigating last week's bombing in Manchester, England, said they have found a vehicle that might be "significant" in the case, the BBC reported Friday. The vehicle, a white Nissan Micra, w...

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Ways the British Election Results Will Affect Brexit

Ways the British Election Results Will Affect Brexit

Read on to find out what happened, and what comes next. It was a bid to shore up her majority in Parliament. The final seat will continue to undergo recounts through Friday evening. May ended up w...

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Sterling steadies as British PM scrambles after poll shock, dollar awaits Fed

Sterling steadies as British PM scrambles after poll shock, dollar awaits Fed

Damian Green, the former work and pensions secretary, was named first secretary of state - effectively the deputy prime minister. May's weakened position in the party rules out big changes to the Ca...

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North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after USA drills

Royce said in reference to the leader of North Korea , whose increasing number of ballistic missile tests are what prompted American officials to deploy the system to South Korea . Hua's comments ...

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Giant panda born in Tokyo zoo, survival uncertain

Giant panda born in Tokyo zoo, survival uncertain

Totenko, which operates a Chinese eatery within walking distance of the zoo, jumped as much as 38 percent, while French restaurant Seiyoken advanced up to 11 percent. Koike said she was looking forwar...

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Boris Johnson stresses loyalty to UK PM May in leaked text: ITV

The DUP is a socially conservative group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and had links to Protestant paramilitary groups during Ireland's sectarian "Troubles". "As and when details a...

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Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Broker Roundup

MYDX INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:MYDX) had an increase of 11.85% in short interest. Its up 1.78% from 634,900 shares previously. About 436,728 shares traded. Its down 0.54, from 0.55 in 2016Q3. 1 funds open...

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Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with the DUP

This government will guide the country through the crucial Brexit talks that begin in just 10 days and to deliver on the will of the British people by taking the United Kingdom out of the European Uni...

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Theresa May is a dead woman walking

The moves buy May a temporary reprieve. If May can get through this vote with the help of the DUP she can continue in government. May has said her government will go ahead with these discussions...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May's Top Aides Quit Following Election Result

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Top Aides Quit Following Election Result

Mrs May's closest advisers Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill have been forced to quit after angry Tory MPs insisted they had to go if the PM was to have any chance of clinging to office. However, many w...

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Trump labels Comey as 'cowardly' and potential criminal

Trump labels Comey as 'cowardly' and potential criminal

Consistent with that statement , the President never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. Comey stop investigating anyone, including suggesting that that Mr. Leaders of those group...

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Dozens more arrested in Tehran over IS attack

Dozens more arrested in Tehran over IS attack

Seventeen people were killed when four armed assailants attacked the national parliament building, while a suicide bomber blew himself up a museum in the city. The intelligence ministry on June 8 reve...

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The first Big Brother 2017 housemate has already walked ONE week in!

The first Big Brother 2017 housemate has already walked ONE week in!

Arthur is the first of this year's housemates to quit the show after Mandy Longworth was evicted on Friday night. Arthur left the show over the weekend and will NOT be back, Big Brother bosses anno...

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DUP and Sinn Féin enjoy big wins in Northern Ireland

DUP and Sinn Féin enjoy big wins in Northern Ireland

As a NY businessman, Trump maintained ties to individuals on both sides of the conflict in Northern Ireland , including the IRA's Gerry Adams . In the North - the SDLP and the UUP have lost all th...

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Has Theresa May's snap election gamble backfired?

Has Theresa May's snap election gamble backfired?

It will be more hard for a Conservative government to walk away from the European Union without a trade deal, as May has threatened to do. It is still not clear what the DUP would get in return fo...

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USA media slates Trump on worsening Gulf crisis

USA media slates Trump on worsening Gulf crisis

Qatar is not ready to change its foreign policy to resolve a dispute with fellow Gulf Arab states and will never compromise, Qatar's foreign minister said on Thursday. Qatar expressed regret over th...

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Florida shooting: 'Multiple fatalities' in Orlando

One said she was the mother-in-law of an employee but declined to give her name; another said he was a co-worker who had been at the scene of the shooting that morning. "Federal Bureau of Investigat...

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Police Arrest Six Men Across London in Counter-Terror Raids

Police Arrest Six Men Across London in Counter-Terror Raids

Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba , 22, has been named as the third London Bridge attacker, according to reports in Italy . Zaghba, whose Italian mother lives near the city of Bologna, was stopped...

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Mandsaur killings: BJP MP accuses Congress of provoking farmers for violence

Mandsaur killings: BJP MP accuses Congress of provoking farmers for violence

MPCC Secretary Sachin Yadav said ongoing protest of farmers across the State could have been ended the same day had Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan accepted farmers' justified demands, but Man...

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Bahrain central bank orders banks to freeze assets of Qatar-linked blacklist

Iran has sent four cargo planes of food to Qatar and plans to provide 100 tonnes of fruit and vegetable every day, Iranian officials said, amid concerns of shortages after Qatar's biggest suppliers s...

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East London: Counter-terror raid has arrested man on suspicion of terrorism

East London: Counter-terror raid has arrested man on suspicion of terrorism

The paper states he was stopped in March 2016 and was suspected of having tried to travel to Syria via Turkey. Transport for London (TfL) confirmed that Butt worked for London Underground for ...

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Anti-Sharia event, counter-protest held in Harrisburg

Anti-Sharia event, counter-protest held in Harrisburg

However, Seattle police used tear gas to disperse rowdy demonstrators and made several arrests following an anti-Shariah rally and a much larger counter-protest. According to a Washington Post repo...

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Britain's Theresa May backtracks on announcement of DUP deal

Britain's Theresa May backtracks on announcement of DUP deal

By tradition, defeat on a Queen's Speech vote topples the government. Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn said he thought there could be another election soon, after the vote on Thursday produced no cle...

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Top intel chiefs tight-lipped on Trump contacts

Top intel chiefs tight-lipped on Trump contacts

Warner was referring to reports , first published last month in The Washington Post , that Trump asked Coats and Rogers to publicly deny any collusion between his campaign and Russian offici...

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Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russian Federation probe would be 'appalling'

Warner says any Trump attempt to quash Russian Federation probe would be 'appalling'

The Washington Post reported on May 22 that Trump had asked the officials to help push back against an FBI investigation into possible coordination between his campaign and Moscow. Democratic Sen. ...

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SCO Summit: PM Modi meets Chinese President. Here's what they discussed

Themes such as trade, investment, connectivity, youth and cultural exchanges came up for discussion. In his address at the annual summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in the Kazak...

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Afghan soldier kills 3 U.S. service members

A local Afghan official had said earlier Saturday that two U.S. soldiers were killed and two others wounded during the attack in Achin district , where U.S. The Achin district , where the attack is ...

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Thick fog shrouds Sydney, forcing flight cancellations

Thick fog shrouds Sydney, forcing flight cancellations

Weatherzone meteorologist Graeme Brittain??? warned drivers to take extra care on the roads. "Drive slowly and keep the lights on". A Transport Management Centre spokesman told ABC Radio it was stil...

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London attack: Australia confirms deaths of two citizens

Australian nurse Kirsty Boden was killed after she ran towards danger to help people, her family said. Family and friends of Australian Zelenak have said she died in the attack as they posted trib...

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Kabul bomb witness: 'Explosions are happening every day here'

Kabul bomb witness: 'Explosions are happening every day here'

A public health official said at least 80 people had been killed and more than 350 wounded. They were assigned to the United States embassy there as contractors, the officials said. The Trump admi...

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Australian police arrest man for allegedly supplying gun in deadly Melbourne attack

Australian police arrest man for allegedly supplying gun in deadly Melbourne attack

A second man has been charged with supplying a firearm used in last week's Brighton terror siege. A 25-year-old Gladstone Park man has been charged by counter-terrorism police with offences includin...

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The Trump effect added to Theresa May's disastrous campaign

The Trump effect added to Theresa May's disastrous campaign

Pressed again on the question, Mr Leslie said: "I will never apologise for my view, which is yes, you've got to of course inspire people, absolutely, and we haven't done that well enough in the past"....

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Arena changes 7 US starters vs Mexico, wary of altitude

Pulisic's confidence is warranted. The United States will play Panama, Martinique, and Nicaragua in the group stage. And all that might be understating him. Mexico stretched their lead at the...

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Consejo de Seguridad de la ONU sancionó a 18 funcionarios norcoreanos

Consejo de Seguridad de la ONU sancionó a 18 funcionarios norcoreanos

El Consejo de Seguridad de las Naciones Unidas ha votado, el viernes (hora local), por unanimidad a favor de sancionar a más funcionarios y entidades de Corea del Norte , incluyendo una unidad ...

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May's UK election gamble backfires badly as Conservatives lose majority in Parliament

May's UK election gamble backfires badly as Conservatives lose majority in Parliament

With a hung parliament , this will mean that she will nearly certainly need the support of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party . To retain her role as Prime Minister, May moved quickl...

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Millions of voters head to polls in UK election

Millions of voters head to polls in UK election

People will go to their polling stations amid heightened security as a result of the terror threat but Labour leader Mr Corbyn said voting on Thursday was a way to "honour the victims of these atroc...

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Top aides to Theresa May resign after British election losses

And the goal of its campaign seemed to be not to get close even to winning the election but simply to avoid some sort of complete wipeout. It was seen at the time as a shocking blunder; in retrospec...

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