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Dems best GOP in annual charity ballgame in wake of shooting rampage

Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, opened fire on the lawmakers. Numerous players in the congressional game Thursday night were wearing Louisiana State University hats in honor of Scalise, a gr...

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Los Angeles lighting Bat-signal for Adam West

Los Angeles lighting Bat-signal for Adam West

West found it hard to land other acting jobs after the series ended because he was forever linked to the Batman role but eventually became the voice of Mayor Adam West on " Family Guy " and played...

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Grenfell Tower tragedy: solidarity rally in Derry tonight

The west London borough of Kensington and Chelsea ranks among the wealthiest areas in the United Kingdom , but also includes pockets that are among the most deprived, including the area around Gre...

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London tower block fire protesters storm town hall

London tower block fire protesters storm town hall

Today, Prime Minister Theresa May announced a 5 million pound ($6.4 million) fund to help the families impacted by the fire, and The Associated Press reports that it "includes a guarantee to rehou...

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President Trump: Time to call on Qatar to end funding terrorism

President Trump: Time to call on Qatar to end funding terrorism

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday called on Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirate (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt to ease blockade against Qatar. As tensions continue to rise between Qa...

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Qatar says no one can dictate its foreign policy

Turkey's president has criticized the effort by several Arab countries to isolate Qatar over allegations of sponsoring militant groups, comparing the move to a "death penalty" for the small Gulf count...

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United Kingdom gets its first female Sikh MP in general election

United Kingdom gets its first female Sikh MP in general election

British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will take time to "reflect" on how to move forward after a surprise snap election result left the Conservative Party without a majority. In the end she ch...

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Britain could stay in European Union, but only on poorer terms - Verhofstadt

May has said the divorce talks, likely to be the most complex in Europe since World War Two, will begin as planned next week and her Brexit minister, David Davis, said Britain's negotiating position...

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Missing: The desperate hunt for lost relatives after London tower block fire

On Thursday, the monarch had praised the fire brigade's "bravery" and the "unbelievable generosity" of volunteers who fought to mitigate the tragedy . Residents had long complained about fire safet...

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PM Theresa May confident of securing deal to stay in power

PM Theresa May confident of securing deal to stay in power

Having lost a majority in parliament, May needs the DUP's 10 lawmakers to win any kind of vote, including on the pieces of legislation needed to enact Britain's divorce from the EU. "Our view is tha...

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Brexit talks to start on EU's terms

Brexit talks to start on EU's terms

The finance sector and other services - 78 percent of Britain's economy - are not covered by the customs union. Rule over Northern Ireland is due to revert to London if parties fail to reach a d...

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Theresa May Isolated Ahead Of Brexit Talks As Key Aides Quit

She inherited a working majority of Tory MPs in the Westminster Parliament and was even supported by the Opposition Labour Party when she moved Article 50 of the European Union treaty, which starts th...

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Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are "very positive"

DUP leader Arlene Foster, who met Mrs May in No 10 on Tuesday, is understood to have returned to Northern Ireland leaving her deputy Nigel Dodds to represent the party at Thursday's meeting. Devolved ...

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Nicola Sturgeon warns Prime Minister Brexit deal needs Scotland's cooperation

According to the newspaper, a third (34%) of those who voted Yes in the 2014 referendum on independence told pollsters the First Minister should drop the proposal. Following the disappointing results ...

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Trump says he'll hold Cuban gov't 'accountable'

President Trump on Friday moved forward with dismantling his predecessor's historic deal with Cuba. As a result, U.S. travel to Cuba roughly tripled by the time Obama left office. United States crui...

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One Love Manchester: 14.5 Million British Viewers, $3 Million In Donations

Grande was joined at the concert by Take That, Robbie Williams , Little Mix , Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Liam Gallagher , and Coldplay , among others. The pop star capped off the star-studded ...

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London fire victims ''may never be identified''

London fire victims ''may never be identified''

Relatives and friends of the missing made increasingly desperate appeals for information, as it became increasingly clear that few are likely to have survived. Harley Facades, which fitted the panels,...

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Admin revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

The DACA program provides temporary deportation relief and work permits for those who were brought to the U.S. as children, have a clean record and undergo a background check. A quick lesson on Or...

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Cosby judge denies another mistrial request

Cosby judge denies another mistrial request

He adds "tonight, just rest". He says it was consensual. Supporters of the comedian have been vocal throughout the week-long deliberations, causing clashes with other alleged Cosby sexual assault su...

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London fire: Theresa May pledges $6.4 million for survivors

Use your initiative, don't trust them, that's what I'm saying. I'm angry, I have children. Some in the crowd shouted "coward" at her, according to the BBC . People died in their homes. Britain's ...

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Minnesota officer acquitted in shooting of Philando Castile

Minnesota officer acquitted in shooting of Philando Castile

Yanez replied, "OK, don't reach for it then". Following the verdict, a few hundred people gathered at the nearby state Capitol to protest the jury's decision. Yanez testified that he clearly saw a g...

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Canada has finally passed a trans-rights bill

Canada has finally passed a trans-rights bill

The vote was 67-11. As Sandeep Prasad, executive director at Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights said in a blog post on the Huffington Post in May, "This bill is more than a symbolic nod;...

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Rove: Trump 'Shot Himself 4 Times' With Travel Ban Tweets

Trump's tweets have put the USA justice department and his aides in a seemingly impossible position: Trying to characterise the executive order as something other than a "travel ban" while the United ...

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Number of victims in London tower fire rises to 30

Number of victims in London tower fire rises to 30

Lord Porter, LGA chairman, said: 'Following the horrific fire at Grenfell Tower , councils with tower blocks in their local area have been working with their local fire service, and undertaking u...

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Theresa May Wants Answers About The London Apartment Tower Fire

Firefighters searching the smoldering ruin in west London have recovered six bodies from the 24-story Grenfell Tower , while 11 others have been located but can not yet be removed from the gutted s...

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Philip Hammond to prioritise economic prosperity in Brexit talks

Hammond said that when the formal talks begin on Monday, Britain was ready to negotiate in "good faith" and will take the exchange of views forward in a "spirit of genuine cooperation". Hammond is rep...

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Greece dodges new crisis but austerity remains part of life

Greece dodges new crisis but austerity remains part of life

Thursday's Eurogroup deal with Greece is "not ideal but it is something", a finance expert told Anadolu Agency on Friday , commenting on new funding cash-strapped Athens will receive from worldwide...

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Officer Jeronimo Yanez Found Not Guilty in Death of Philando Castile

Officer Jeronimo Yanez Found Not Guilty in Death of Philando Castile

Jurors in Ramsey County have found St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty on all counts. Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , was with him in the auto when Castile was fatall...

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Grenfell Tower fire: Protests as anger grows

Grenfell Tower fire: Protests as anger grows

Another large group of protesters stormed the town hall of Kensington and Chelsea, the borough in which Grenfell Tower is located. Two days after the fire broke out early Wednesday in the lo...

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Gingrich: A president 'cannot obstruct justice'

Donald Trump has finally confirmed he's being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation - by tweeting about it. However, Gingrich himself has in the past voted to impeach a president ov...

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Trump Confirms He's Under Investigation Over Comey Firing

Mueller has been tasked with leading the executive branch's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and any potential collusion between Russia and Trump associates. Trump...

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Doctor says Scalise recovery a good possibility

Because Scalise is a member of House leadership, Capitol Police were present at the field. Scalise remained listed in critical condition Thursday night after multiple surgeries, though word came...

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US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Because the bullet shattered, there may be hundreds of fragments in Mr Scalise's body and doctors do not intend to try to remove them all, Dr Sava said . Two officers were shot, as were congressional...

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Trump announces changes to Cuba policy implemented by Obama

Trump announces changes to Cuba policy implemented by Obama

However, Trump stopped short of breaking diplomatic relations restored in 2015 after more than five decades of hostilities. The president tweeted while en route to Miami , where he'll announce ...

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TDP MP faces probe for Vizag airport ruckus

TDP MP faces probe for Vizag airport ruckus

Meanwhile, civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Friday said he would "get the entire incident at Vizag airport inquired into to find out the exact details and ensure that lawful outcomes ...

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Trump announces canceling 'one-sided' USA deal with Cuba

Trump announces canceling 'one-sided' USA deal with Cuba

The moves to be announced by Trump are only a partial reversal of Obama's policies, however. "Therefore effective immediately, I am cancelling the last administration's completely one-sided de...

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Putin compares James Comey to Edward Snowden

Putin compares James Comey to Edward Snowden

The Post report cites anonymous sources who were briefed on requests made by investigators. He later added that the special counsel should be fired and that the investigation into whether Trump ...

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Trump says Scalise 'took a bullet' for all of us

Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise was shot Wednesday morning as a gunman sprayed bullets into a GOP congressional baseball practice. "Tonight we will go to the game, play our hardest, but we will a...

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Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

Currently, 30 people have been confirmed dead, and there are 70 people unaccounted for. Vanezis said the best chance to identify victims may be if firefighters find bits of teeth or bone, medical...

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Trump knows he is

Trump knows he is "being investigated for firing the FBI Director"

Sad!" the president tweeted Friday. Earlier today, Trump spoke in Miami to announce the rollback of President Obama's relaxed trade and travel policies toward Cuba. President Trump acknowledged...

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