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McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N. Korea

The United States flew two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday in a show of force against North Korea , South Korean officials said. Doctors in Cincinnati say he had suffered a ...

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Thousands Protest Verdict Handed To Officer Who Shot Philando Castile

Castile was shot and killed by officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop past year. One teacher testified at trial that Castile remembered which kids had allergies, and nudged students to fi...

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Britain 1st to concede as Brexit talks begin

Britain 1st to concede as Brexit talks begin

In contrast, at the end of day one of these marathon negotiations, Mr Davis appeared nearly dishevelled, and struggled to showcase his trademark jovial character. The UK Government said in a press r...

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Despite China's 'Help With North Korea, It Has Not Worked Out'

Despite China's 'Help With North Korea, It Has Not Worked Out'

United States rights group Human Rights Watch said Warmbier's death highlights the North's position as "one of the worst rights abusing governments in the world". "But it turned out that Otto did no...

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Handel prevails over Ossoff in GA-6 special election

Handel prevails over Ossoff in GA-6 special election

Republican Karen Handel has won Georgia's record-breaking special congressional election, dashing hopes by Democrats to pull off an upset in the run-up to the 2018 midterm elections. "We need to ...

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China invites Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner to visit Beijing

China invites Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner to visit Beijing

Several of the executives complimented Jared Kushner , senior adviser and son-in-law to Trump, and his wife, Ivanka Trump , the president's daughter and a senior adviser, for helping to drive the in...

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EU Door Stays Open To UK Until Brexit Concluded - Macron

EU Door Stays Open To UK Until Brexit Concluded - Macron

The two leaders were meeting in Paris for a working dinner before attending an worldwide friendly football match between France and England at the Stade de France stadium. "I do respect that". T...

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U.S. shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

U.S. shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

American officials say the Syrian jet dropped bombs near US -backed forces fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant - a claim the Syrian government and Russian Federation both dispute. Ac...

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McConnell: GOP Getting Ready for Senate Health Care Vote

South Carolina's GOP senators, however, aren't terribly concerned. It remains uncertain McConnell will be able to do that, but both parties respect his ability to keep his party unified and count vote...

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Jon Ossoff loses in crucial Georgia congressional race

Jon Ossoff loses in crucial Georgia congressional race

Handel - who has run for both the governor's mansion and the Senate before - had a series of high-profile supporters such as Vice President Pence and former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue campaigning ...

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Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win: Afridi

Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win: Afridi

During the 2017 Champions Trophy, rivalry on social media flared with both sides trolling and riling up their rivals. The celebrations there on Sunday echoed scenes across Pakistan , as well as Ind...

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Queen outlines UK government agenda in scaled-down speech

She was accompanied by son and heir Prince Charles rather than husband Duke of Edinburgh, after he was admitted to hospital as a "precautionary measure" last night. Queen's speech this year was domina...

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Starnes: Trump Should Rain Down Hell Fire On North Korea

Warmbier was arrested while visiting as a tourist and accused of trying to steal an item bearing a propaganda slogan, according to North Korean media. North Korea has detained at least 14 US citizens...

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North Korea urged to release captives after student's death

North Korea urged to release captives after student's death

President Trump promised Monday night that North Korea would answer for its injustices against the Warmbier family. An added challenge in Warmbier's case is the amount of time that has elapsed sin...

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Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia special election

Soon afterwards, Mr Ossoff appeare to speak to his supporters in the ballroom of the Westin Perimeter Hotel in Atlanta. The 55-year-old Handel is the latest Republican who has represented the ...

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Man reportedly carrying explosives shot in Brussels

Man reportedly carrying explosives shot in Brussels

With Islamic State under pressure in Syria, he said, attacks in Europe may increase, though many would be by "amateurs". Nicolas Van Herreweghen, who works for Belgium's national rail company, said ...

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Korea's Moon urges North Korea to return detainees swiftly

Warmbier", he said, adding that at least 10 Americans were freed from North Korea under Obama. Moon, who was elected on a plan to engage in talks with North Korea, said he agreed with Trump on being...

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Republican wins first 'Trump referendum'

Handel issued a call for civility, saying that "we also need to lift up this nation so that we can find a more civil way to deal with our disagreements". Growing up in suburban Atlanta as a sports/p...

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Victoria Swarovski marries in Italy, wearing a dress embellished with 500000 crystals

Victoria Swarovski marries in Italy, wearing a dress embellished with 500000 crystals

Here's a look at Victoria's attractive gown. Seven bridesmaids, wearing matching blue halterneck floor-length gowns, attended the bride at the Cathedral of San Giusto and 250 guests attended the nup...

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Republicans fend off Democrats in Georgia and S. Carolina

Former Rep. Tom Price , whose departure to become Trump's health and human services secretary led to the special election, won each time he was on the ballot since 2004 with more than 60% of the vo...

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Romanian prime minister, gov't ousted in no-confidence vote

Romanian prime minister, gov't ousted in no-confidence vote

The motion was voted with 241 votes, exceeding the minimum threshold of 233 stipulated by the Constitution, according to the official results. Wednesday's vote was the climax of a week of political...

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US Warplane Shoots Down Iranian Armed Drone in Syria

US Warplane Shoots Down Iranian Armed Drone in Syria

The Iranian-made Shaheed-129 drone was shot from the sky in the same location where another pro-regime drone dropped a dud bomb near coalition forces before it was shot down by an unidentified US airc...

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Republican wins costly congressional race in Georgia

Republican wins costly congressional race in Georgia

In spite of Ossoff's loss, Democrats say they have a better chance of winning dozens of Republican-held seats in next year's midterm election . Democrats have aimed to leverage Trump's dismal ap...

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Coroner: Otto Warmbier's family objected to autopsy, no internal examination performed

Coroner: Otto Warmbier's family objected to autopsy, no internal examination performed

His family said last week they were told he had been a coma since soon after his March 2016 sentencing. Warmbier's death came just days after he was released by the North Korean government and ret...

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USA 'mystified' by Saudi failure to justify Qatar embargo

USA 'mystified' by Saudi failure to justify Qatar embargo

Saudi Arabia , United Arab Emirates and Bahrain announced on June 5 the breaking-off of diplomatic ties, imposed a border blockade and cut off any trade links with Qatar by accusing it of financing an...

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Australia suspends every single military operation against ISIS in Syria

Australia suspends every single military operation against ISIS in Syria

Moscow's warning came after the USA took down a Syrian military plane. CNN was first to report on the incident. Moscow said it was suspending a communications channel opened with the U.S.to preven...

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Corker: 'I Cannot Possibly Imagine' Trump Would Fire Special Counsel

Trump tweeted on Friday: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" "'Very unsafe, ' he wrote , saying it's clear following th...

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Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit

Britain will consult more intensively with business over Brexit

Barnier said they wanted to agree on the "main principles of the key challenges of the UK's withdrawal as soon as possible", including Britain's exit bill, the rights of European Union citizens in B...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions obtains private lawyer for Russian Federation probe

Although recent testimony, by the unceremoniously ousted G-man, James Comey, confirmed that President Trump was not personally under investigation, a dark cloud of questions has continued to dog team ...

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Belgian Prosecutors Say Brussels Bomb Suspect Was Moroccan

Belgian Prosecutors Say Brussels Bomb Suspect Was Moroccan

Belgian officials told ABC News that authorities are investigating whether the suspect had an explosive device or devices, potentially a suicide vest or a bag or suitcase. Although no one was hurt, ...

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VOTE: GOP Wins Georgia House Race

VOTE: GOP Wins Georgia House Race

But virtually all the other candidates were Republicans , who between them had 51.0%. Of the two races , the House seat in Georgia's sixth district is the tightest and most competitive. Spending...

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Hamilton County Coroner: No autopsy for Warmbier

Hamilton County Coroner: No autopsy for Warmbier

A spokesman for the Hamilton County coroner says Dr Lakshmi Sammaraco's office has accepted the case. Other well-known North Korea tour operators, including Koryo Tours, founded by British expatriat...

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James Foley's family: Protect US citizens overseas

James Foley's family: Protect US citizens overseas

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday said North Korea should swiftly return South Koreans and Americans detained in the reclusive nation and that Pyongyang had "a heavy responsibility " ...

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Potential bomber 'neutralized' at Brussels train station

Potential bomber 'neutralized' at Brussels train station

Since then, attacks in France, but also in Germany, Sweden and, most recently, in Britain, have been carried out in the name of the Syria-based Islamist militant group by other young men, many of them...

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U.S. shoots down pro-Syrian regime drone, military says

U.S. shoots down pro-Syrian regime drone, military says

A similar drone was shot down in the same location after it dropped munitions near coalition forces on June 8. The U.S. backs the SDF and American special forces soldiers often accompany SDF tro...

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Warmbier Death Pushes Potential Trump-Kim Meeting 'Further Away'

Warmbier Death Pushes Potential Trump-Kim Meeting 'Further Away'

President Donald Trump has offered condolences to Warmbier's family. Earlier Tuesday, Trump seemed to imply the Obama administration could have prevented Warmbier's death . No ban is imminent, ...

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Iran fires missiles at IS targets

Iran fires missiles at IS targets

For all the talk this morning about the Iranian ballistic missile strike on an ISIS target in Syria , the real story is that 6 out of the 7 missiles that Iran fired failed to actually hit their int...

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Trump Comments On Detained Student's Death

Trump Comments On Detained Student's Death

In a statement through the foundation Tuesday, John and Diane Foley, of New Hampshire, called Otto Warmbier's death senseless. He said he was kept isolated most of the time but not physically ...

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Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87

Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87

Haughey and his minister for foreign affairs, Gerry Collins, defied British and French opposition during the Irish presidency in 1990 to win over support for immediate European Union recognition for G...

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Protesters Aim To 'Shut Down London' On, So Called, 'Day Of Rage'

Armed police were spotted at Westminster on Wednesday morning preparing security measures for the protest. 6pm - " Stand Up to Racism " demo against Conservative-DUP alliance. Volunteers at the Clem...

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