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So it Begins: Brexit Talks to Focus 1st on Orderly Exit

Other official at the table included Glynn Williams - director general at the Home Office, Mark Bowman - director general, worldwide finance at HM Treasury, Simon Case - director general, UK-EU partne...

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One killed as van hits worshippers near London mosque (Third Lead)

One killed as van hits worshippers near London mosque (Third Lead)

She added: 'Today we come together, as we have done before, to condemn this act and to state once again that hatred and evil of this kind will never succeed'. "These people who have been attacked were...

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Troops seize 11 kilos of shabu in Marawi

Brigadier General Ramiro Manuel Rey, commander of Task Force Ranao, said that they also received reports of drug-crazed terrorists fighting the government troops. "Troops have recovered sachets of sha...

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Russia suspends cooperation with US in Syrian airspace

Russia suspends cooperation with US in Syrian airspace

National Defence says it is monitoring the situation, but otherwise won't comment on where the planes have been flying in Syria and whether they are in any danger. The US-led Operation Inherent Resol...

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Russia investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

Trump responded to reports he is personally being investigated for obstruction of justice with a characteristic scorched earth defense: claiming mistreatment of historic proportions and calling in...

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Number of deaths in London's Grenfell Tower fire is still rising

When May went out to meet with them at St. It came a day after she faced criticism for meeting firefighters but not residents at the scene of the blaze. Neither side immediately released details. He...

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Britain to Convene Two-Year Legislative Session to Tackle Brexit

The formal talks between the Brexit secretary, David Davis , and the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , are due to start at 10am on Monday. On the European Union side, Britain's rethink on ...

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61 killed in deadly forest fire in Portugal

61 killed in deadly forest fire in Portugal

A wall of thick smoke and bright red flames towered over the tops of trees in the forested Pedrogao Grande area, 95 miles northeast of Lisbon where a lightning strike was believed to have sparked the ...

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Iran tracks down, kills 4 ISIS suspects post Tehran twin attacks

Iran tracks down, kills 4 ISIS suspects post Tehran twin attacks

Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility for dual attacks on Wednesday on Iran's parliament and the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Alavi noted that about 43 terrorists have been identif...

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Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

The White House is remembering the seven US sailors who were killed in a collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship off Japan on Saturday. And why was the damage to the warship so...

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Liberal senator threatens to torpedo Gonski 2.0 schools funding package

Liberal senator threatens to torpedo Gonski 2.0 schools funding package

The Turnbull government's plan would leave around 400 private schools worse off than under current arrangements and slash funding immediately to 24 mostly high-fee schools. Another government MP told ...

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British prime minister eyes deal to prop up minority government

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator, Michael Barnier and the UK's Brexit minister, David Davis, will meet in Brussels on Monday (19 June), kicking off negotiations likely to take nearly two years. On...

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Al-Azhar condemns London mosque attack

Al-Azhar condemns London mosque attack

Just days after the London Bridge attack, political shockwaves were heard all over the United Kingdom when Theresa May's Conservative Party lost their majority in the general election. His attack ki...

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Portugal wildfires leave 62 dead; many killed in cars

Portugal wildfires leave 62 dead; many killed in cars

The 56-year-old from Norwich, England, says "we stopped at one point, because we did not know where to go, because there were flames everywhere. We don't know if the fire got to their house, I can't r...

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Merkel seeks "good agreement" with UK on Brexit

Barnier said there will be one week of negotiations every month and the two sides will use the time in between to work out proposals. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Monday he still t...

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Spotlight is on Georgia's 6th Congressional District

There are less than 24 hours left before voters head to the polls in the 6 th District Congressional Race. Over the weekend, Price and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Georgia's former governor, ...

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Justice Department statement casts scrutiny on 'anonymous allegations'

Justice Department statement casts scrutiny on 'anonymous allegations'

Some suggested the statement signalled an upcoming scoop, while others thought it was made at the behest of the White House. Although Rosenstein didn't mention any specific media reports, it appears...

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Trump offers assistance to United Kingdom after London Finsbury Park terror attack

Trump offers assistance to United Kingdom after London Finsbury Park terror attack

At 4:46 a.m. the Met stated that its Counter Terrorism Command was investigating the incident. May said earlier she would chair an emergency security Cabinet session later Monday and that her though...

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3 women found dead at Ohio home

Plymale brought flowers to the house on Friday and left them for his girlfriend, Suzanne, around 4:30 p.m. because no one appeared to be home. Police said Brinkman had a handgun and was subdued wi...

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How Conrad Roy's Family And Friends Reacted To Michelle Carter's Conviction

How Conrad Roy's Family And Friends Reacted To Michelle Carter's Conviction

Carter was visibly emotional during the verdict. Carter was 17 when Roy, who was 18, took his own life in 2014. When Conrad Roy admitted to Michelle Carter that he was concerned about his family...

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17 rescued after schooner runs aground

17 rescued after schooner runs aground

The man who made the call said he was a part of a group of rowers from a rowing school on the river, and that a wake from another boat had caused the rowboat to capsize. All the rowers were wearing li...

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Trump transition team told to preserve Russian Federation documents

Trump transition team told to preserve Russian Federation documents

But he had said last week he felt vindicated by Comey's testimony on June 8 that he was not the subject of investigation while Comey was heading the agency. Moscow has denied any interference. Poli...

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London fire: At least 79 people presumed dead in Grenfell Tower inferno

Stuart Cundy said in a statement . "Sadly at this time , there are 58 people who we have been told were in Grenfell Tower on the night that are missing and therefore sadly I have to assume that...

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UK police: London mosque attack suspect now arrested on terror grounds

Witnesses posted on social media about armed police closing off the area and seeing people injured. "It was horrendous", Khalid said . "Just as we stood together in Chesterfield in vigil against ...

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Russian diplomat condemns USA for downing Syrian fighter jet

Russian diplomat condemns USA for downing Syrian fighter jet

According to the US-led coalition fighting the jihadists, the Syrian warplane was shot down "in accordance with rules of engagement and in collective self-defense of coalition partnered forces". ...

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Otto Warmbier 'was brutalised by pariah N Korea', parents say

Otto Warmbier 'was brutalised by pariah N Korea', parents say

However, CNN also reports that another senior official from the State Department said the USA hadn't confirmed "the North Korean version of events" as of Tuesday evening and were still waiting on ...

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Lawmakers Present United Front at Annual Congressional Baseball Game Following Virginia Shooting

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Director of Trauma Dr. Jack Sava leaves a news conference in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017 , about the condition of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La...

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Imam praised for protecting Finsbury Park attacker

The man who collapsed was pronounced dead at the scene and 10 people were injured, with eight taken to hospital. Two were treated on site. According Abdikadar Warfa, a man who was at the scene and h...

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Van attack near mosque quite clearly aimed at Muslims, says police chief

Van attack near mosque quite clearly aimed at Muslims, says police chief

It is suspected to be the third terrorist incident in London in which a van has been used as a weapon. Eyewitness Mr Rahman said of the incident: "When the guy came out from his van he wanted to e...

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Deputy AG Rosenstein May Recuse Himself from Russia Investigation

This week could bring an end to the ongoing mystery of whether tapes of President Trump's White House conversations with former FBI Director James B. Comey actually exist - or it could lead to the Whi...

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Britain, EU kick off Brexit negotiations

Any deal will depend on the willingness of both sides to bargain as the clock ticks toward March 2019 when, under treaty rules, Britain will leave the European Union whether it has reached a deal abou...

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Emmanuel Macron plans Cabinet reshuffle after parliamentary election win

Le Pen, 48, who lost her presidential bid to centrist Emmanuel Macron, triumphed in her northern fiefdom of Henin-Beaumont, a depressed former mining town, the town's FN mayor Steeve Briois said . Pr...

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Death toll up to 5 in extremist attack in Mali

A witness told journalists that he saw one man arriving on a motorcycle, and started shooting into the crowd. Mali has been a target for several terrorist attacks over the recent years. Religiou...

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British media name suspect in mosque attack

The driver, a clean-shaven white man with curly hair, reportedly screamed, "I want to kill all Muslims" before bystanders wrestled him to the ground and started kicking him. Mahmoud said he hoped that...

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Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

Russian Federation will target coalition jets in parts of Syria, defence ministry says

Activists say a "de-escalation agreement" brokered by Iran , Russia and Turkey in May has brought little relief. The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces an alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighter...

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Wounded US Congressman Is Better, Still 'Critical'

Wounded US Congressman Is Better, Still 'Critical'

Scalise was wounded when a gunman opened fire at a GOP lawmaker baseball practice Wednesday morning. David Bailey, a Capitol Hill police officer who was part of Scalise's security detail and helped ...

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10 injured after driver plows into crowd outside London mosque; terrorism suspected

10 injured after driver plows into crowd outside London mosque; terrorism suspected

At least one person was killed and 10 were injured in the latest terror attack to hit the United Kingdom this year. "The appalling attack on Muslims in Finsbury Park is an attack on us all and on ...

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Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

Sheriff says shooter targeted former co-workers

A fifth man was transported to a nearby hospital where he died. Demings identified the shooter as John Robert Neumann Jr . What has changed in recent years is the willingness of employers to set ...

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Trump friend says the president is considering firing special counsel Mueller

Rosenstein said that he had had no good cause to dismiss the special counsel. "The Attorney General may remove a Special Counsel for misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of inter...

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Britain eyes Brexit deal ´like no other in history´

Davis was heartened by the spirit of the talks, during which the negotiators, both interested in mountaineering, exchanged a walking stick and a hiking book. But he warned that "we need to get there ...

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