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Public funeral planned for USA student freed from North Korea

Public funeral planned for USA student freed from North Korea

Warmbier, who grew up in Hamilton County, died Monday at University of Cincinnati Medical Center, almost a week after his return to the United States after being held in North Korea for more than 17...

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US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

Syrian government and allied troop. This month Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters, supported by USA advisers and air power, began the battle for Raqqa, the militants' self-declared capital. The U.S. r...

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62 killed by raging fires in Portugal

62 killed by raging fires in Portugal

The fire, which began on Saturday afternoon, ignited in the municipality of Pedrogao Grande in Leiria, a huge plain with small villages crisscrossed by several national roads. "It's really sad and h...

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Protests Erupt After Officer Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Philando Castile

Protests Erupt After Officer Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Philando Castile

Eighteen demonstrators were arrested Saturday in St. Paul, Minnesota, after they blocked one of the city's freeways to protest the police shooting death of a black man. Castile's girlfriend, Dia...

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Iran fires missiles into Syria to answer ISIS attacks in Teheran

Ramezan Sharif, head of Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) public relations told Tasnim News , an Iranian government-linked news outlet, Monday. Sharif said the attacks were launched from two ...

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Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

While both the USA and Russia say their forces are in Syria to fight ISIS, Russia has allied itself with the regime of Syrian President Bahsar al-Assad while the US-led coalition has aligned with grou...

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Decision on supporting Kovind on Tuesday: Uddhav Thackeray

In South, the AIADMK, the TDP and allies like Ram Vilas Paswan's Lok Janashakti Party said they will stand by PM Modi's decision. The meeting comes a day after the BJP chief, who is here on a three-...

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Iran says missiles into Syria hit ISIS targets

The parallel offensives points to an escalation between forces which back Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, such as Iran, and the US which supports rebel groups. Last week, Iran accused the US and its...

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Russian Federation threatens after U.S. downs Syrian warplane

Russian Federation threatens after U.S. downs Syrian warplane

The threat came after a U.S. Navy fighter aircraft shot down a Syrian Air Force jet on Sunday, an act that the Pentagon explained as a defensive measure to protect U.S. Canada also has 200 special f...

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Russian Jet Flies Within Feet Of US Plane Over Baltic Sea

This warning was in response to the Syrian jet that was shot down by the USA after the jet made targets out of the American-allied rebels. The U.S. and Russian Federation both regularly intercept ea...

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Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

Saudi Arabia, the U.A.E. and Bahrain also closed their airspace to Qatari aircraft and gave Qatari diplomats 48 hours to leave their respective countries. Qatar has denied accusations by its neighbors...

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Mueller meets with House leaders amid Trump-Russia probe

In a statement, Jamie Gorelick said she told Kushner to get "independent advice of a lawyer" on whether to "continue with us" after Robert Mueller was tapped to lead an FBI investigation into poss...

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South Korea's Moon says North bears

South Korea's Moon says North bears "heavy responsibility" for Warmbier death

He had been sentenced for stealing a political poster from his hotel. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Warmbier's death after his lengthy detention in North Korea was a "total disgrace" ...

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Remains of seven sailors killed in US ship collision return home

Navy shows the seven U.S. sailors who died in a collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship off Japan on June 17, 2017. Navy divers had recovered the bodies after the severely damage...

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United States student DIES after release from North Korean gulag

He was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years in prison with hard labour. Relatives have said US envoys told them that North Korean officials said Warmbier contracted botulism after his trial and becam...

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Qatar's isolation could last 'years', warns Dr Gargash

Representatives for the QIA declined to comment. Erdogan had earlier criticized the nations - including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE ), Bahrain, Egypt , Yemen , the Maldives, and on...

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Navy identifies 7 sailors killed in collision with cargo ship off Japan

Japanese chief cabinet secretary Yoshihide Suga said the government was investigating with the cooperation of the USA side and every effort would be made to maintain regional deterrence in the face of...

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Donald Trump condemns 'brutal' North Korean regime following Otto Warmbier's death

And it has augmented existing calls for a blanket travel ban on USA citizens visiting the regime of Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, which still has three Americans - Kim Dong-chul, Kim Sang-duk and Kim ...

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Trump not under probe for obstruction, lawyer says

What has been reported about whether Trump is under investigation? In another sign of the gravity of the situation, Trump's legal team blitzed Sunday talk shows to contradict the President's tweet...

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Brexit Talks Begin…Johnson Promises 'Happy Resolution'

Britain appears to have given in on the EU's insistence that talks first focus on three key divorce issues, before moving onto the future EU-UK relationship and a possible trade deal. Such firms sold...

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Macron to rearrange French government

The French parliament has been transformed by the overwhelming victory of President Emmanuel Macron's centrist party in elections. Armed with the biggest electoral mandate in years, Macron , a fo...

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UK's Hammond Says New UK-EU Regulatory Process Needed After Brexit

UK's Hammond Says New UK-EU Regulatory Process Needed After Brexit

A Brexit deal that puts jobs and prosperity first is the only way the United Kingdom will be able to deliver the strong growth that will enable it finally to escape from the long years of austerity, t...

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Trump to speak on Comey tapes this week

Trump to speak on Comey tapes this week

The House Intelligence Committee set a deadline for Trump to turn over any tapes if they exist. Is this election, from the White House's point of view, a referendum on the president in any way? ...

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Otto Warmbier 'murdered by Kim Jong-Un's regime'

Trump said he spoke to Warmbier's family. Obama's office had no reaction, but his former aides have said he worked tirelessly to try to get Warmbier and other Americans released from North Korea. Amer...

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Pakistan shoots down Iranian drone near border

Pakistan shoots down Iranian drone near border

The Pakistani Air Force declined to comment on the matter. Security forces discovered the wreckage of the drone on Monday and gathered the debris. They also tightened security in the Panjgur area afte...

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US dispatches supersonic bombers in show of force against North Korea

PAC3 stands for Patriotic Advanced Capability, and is built by Lockheed Martin. Despite a consistent U.S. military presence in his backyard, Kim has defiantly continued to march toward developing a ...

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US Supreme Court to Hear Wisconsin Gerrymandering Case

The court has said that too much partisanship in map drawing is illegal, but it has never said how much is too much. The U.S. Supreme Court, forging its way to the end of the current term, unloade...

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Donald Trump Lawyers Say President Is Not Under Investigation Despite Tweet

Liberal law professor Jonathan Turley said the testimony in the hearing "actually helped Trump and his legal case", adding that even if we accept his version of events he "did not describe a cri...

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Woman jailed for 16 years for attempted murder of PSNI officers

Woman jailed for 16 years for attempted murder of PSNI officers

Christine Connor, 31, posed as a Swedish model online to lure men into helping her plot to kill police officers. A co-defendant, who also jointly faced five charges including attempted murder and po...

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U.S. aircraft shot down Syrian fighter jet, says Pentagon

Earlier on Sunday, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps announced that medium-range ground-to-ground missiles were launched from Iran's western provinces of Kermanshah and Kordestan in response to th...

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President Trump Slams North Korea

President Trump Slams North Korea

Under their proposal, the Treasury Department would be ordered to prohibit all financial transactions related to travel to North Korea by Americans, unless specifically authorized by a USA license. Se...

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Trump previously warned of 'constitutional crisis' if sitting president faced investigation

The message was widely read as confirming a probe of Trump by the special counsel investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 US election. The Washington Post also claims that right after Comey ga...

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The Russia investigation has finally reached the Oval Office

The Russia investigation has finally reached the Oval Office

The White House has been inconsistent with its public messaging about the dismissal - initially saying Trump took the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod R...

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State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans

State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans

They said it should be a "call to action to those in the position to protect our American citizens here at home AND overseas". Ned Price, former National Security Council spokesman under Obama, re...

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United States sends supersonic bombers in show of force against N.Korea

His family did not give a cause of his death but said in a statement on Monday that the "awful torturous mistreatment" Warmbier endured while in North Korean custody meant "no other outcome was possib...

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Macron's Party Wins Clear Parliamentary Majority

French voters are choosing legislators for t. Chris Scicluna, head of economic research at Daiwa Capital Markets, said: "While Macron didn't fare quite as well as last week's projections suggested...

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Finsbury Park attack: Community's shock at man's arrest

The worshippers had been at the Muslim Welfare House in Finsbury Park after praying during the holy month of Ramadan. Forensics officers were last night examining the vehicle - believed to belong ...

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London fire blaze likely killed at least 58 people

London fire blaze likely killed at least 58 people

This latest figure included the 30 already confirmed to have died in the devastating fire in a west London tower block on Wednesday. Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said that number "ma...

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The outrageous death of Otto Warmbier

The outrageous death of Otto Warmbier

Trump on Tuesday called the death of the 22-year-old Warmbier - who was returned comatose to the USA last week after 18 months in captivity - a "total disgrace". Mr Warmbier's case will fuel growing c...

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Alexandria Shooter Bought Guns Legally; Investigation Into Motive Continues

Alexandria Shooter Bought Guns Legally; Investigation Into Motive Continues

Clair County Sheriff's Department. "It is a passive justification for the kind of violence we saw", Hill said. In a 2015 Facebook post , Hodgkinson shared a political cartoon about Rep. Hodgkinso...

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