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Syria troops positioning for Daesh fight

Syria troops positioning for Daesh fight

Sunday's downing of a Syrian fighter jet led Russia's Defense Ministry to declare that it will track any us or other coalition partner aircraft in Syria that fly west of the Euphrates River. It ...

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The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

Last week, Trump sent a tweet referring to being the victim of a " witch hunt ". "The president has said that he will make an announcement on this". That firing created the law that insulates a spec...

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Philippines aims to end Marawi battle by weekend

The president visited displaced families from Marawi who are now staying at an evacuation center in Iligan City and led the distribution of financial and relief aid. The military was caught by sur...

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Bid to get China's help on North Korea 'has not worked out'

Warmbier's death". They were joined by Japanese and Korean F-15s performing two separate bilateral missions, the official said. The Trump administration is still considering how to respond to the ...

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Family declines autopsy for USA student released by North Korea

Yeom Seung-cheol of Unification Media Group said at the same seminar in Seoul on Wednesday that North Korean laborers in China make a monthly wage of $200-300, but North Korean authorities collect two...

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U.S. shoots down 'Iranian-made' drone in Syria

U.S. shoots down 'Iranian-made' drone in Syria

In Tuesday´s incident, the US-led coalition said an F-15E Strike Eagle jet destroyed an armed Shahed-129 drone in the early hours of the morning as it neared the Al-Tanaf base along Syria´s eastern ...

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Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead

Warship Collision: 7 missing US Navy sailors found dead

A spokesman for the Seventh Fleet would not immediately confirm whether the bodies of all seven missing sailors had been found or just some of them. He added that he "highly respects people invo...

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Cosby team triumphant, but sex crime retrial, lawsuits loom

Even as his attorney demanded a mistrial, Cosby himself thanked jurors for "their long days" and "their honest work, individually". Lawyer Dolores Troiani, who represented accuser Andrea Constand, w...

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Coalition forces shoot down Iran-made drone in Syria

Coalition forces shoot down Iran-made drone in Syria

The downing of an aircraft belonging to its ally led Russian Federation to threaten to cut channels with the USA created to prevent their air forces inadvertently targeting one another. He did not sp...

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Ex-detainee believes torture possible in death of Otto Warmbier

He was put before North Korean officials and journalists for a televised "confession". While there, he was arrested by North Korean officials for allegedly stealing a propaganda poster from a hotel, a...

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Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe

Despite the fact that the investigators, including Special Counsel Robert Mueller , are planning to follow the growing amount of evidence that shows possible presidential obstruction of justice and q...

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French government resigns in election formality

French government resigns in election formality

Britain's FTSE 100 was up 0.6 percent at 7,506. France: In Paris , the CAC 40 index tacked on 0.9% to 5,310.72, its biggest rise since May 5, FactSet data showed. Retail stocks were battered o...

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Sean Spicer, asked if he's changing jobs: 'I'm right here'

Sean Spicer, asked if he's changing jobs: 'I'm right here'

A series of inside articles have also accompanied this news-from Bloomberg , Politico , and The Atlantic , the last of which was able to get sentient pustule Steve Bannon's take on the matter. "I'm...

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Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda

Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia to push agenda

Former Georgia secretary of state Karen Handel on Tuesday defeated political newcomer Democrat Jon Ossoff , 52 percent to 48 percent . Handel's win came as a relief to Republicans, who anxious...

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Heavy rain, gusty winds remain big impacts from Tropical Storm Cindy

Heavy rain, gusty winds remain big impacts from Tropical Storm Cindy

While Cindy is stationary, it is expected to resume a motion toward the northwest at around 17 km/h by late Tuesday and continue to move in the same direction through Wednesday night, according to...

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United States shoots down pro-Syrian regime drone, military says

United States shoots down pro-Syrian regime drone, military says

Coalition aircraft conducted a show of force and stopped the initial pro-regime advance toward the town, the Pentagon said. In Syria's tangled conflict, Washington backs a coalition of rebel force...

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Russia-US deconfliction channel in Syria is working - Pentagon

Russia-US deconfliction channel in Syria is working - Pentagon

The U.S. military shot down the Syrian warplane on Sunday, saying it had targeted an American-allied, Kurdish-led force that is battling the IS extremists in their de facto capital, Raqqa. The army...

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DUP talks not going as 'expected' and deal 'not imminent'

DUP talks not going as 'expected' and deal 'not imminent'

Sky quoted the sources as saying the DUP is urging May's government to give "greater focus" to the negotiations and that the DUP "can't be taken for granted". Last week, Sinn Fein and the SDLP, as wel...

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Adele Pays Surprise Visit to Firefighters Who Battled London's Deadly High-Rise Fire

Adele Pays Surprise Visit to Firefighters Who Battled London's Deadly High-Rise Fire

One post details a letter sent to the London Fire Brigade by the Grenfell Action Group from 2014, titled "IS GRENFELL TOWER A FIRETRAP?" ANDIUM Homes, architects and the Jersey Fire and Resc...

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A father-son bond leads recruit to Michigan State commitment

A father-son bond leads recruit to Michigan State commitment

Brown, a 6-foot-8 forward from Belleville High School, is a MI kid. He recently attendant a shootout camp hosted by Izzo for some of the state's best high school talent on the hardwood. His father p...

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US sends bombers in show of force against N. Korea

Kishida and Kang agreed that Japan and South Korea will continue to cooperate closely with the United States on the matter. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has become so paranoid about being assas...

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US Vice President Hires Lawyer For Russia Probes

US Vice President Hires Lawyer For Russia Probes

Richard Cullen , who was hired by Pence to assist in responding to inquiries by special counsel Robert Mueller , served as Virginia attorney general and USA attorney for the Eastern District of V...

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United States to send two bombers to Korean peninsula

Seoul also demanded a United Nations probe into a drone that crashed near the border. The drone had turned around in Seongju after taking photographs, Moon said, and later crashed in Inje-gun in th...

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Mom befriends shirtless football players at daughter's college orientation

Mom befriends shirtless football players at daughter's college orientation

Mom sent her daughter a text saying: "I made some friends". Leilani's mom got creative and jumped on the idea of posing with the football players who happened to be practicing at the time. They were...

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United States warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

The drone was hit just outside the de-confliction zone that rings Al Tanf in southeastern Syria, where U.S. forces train rebels who are fighting Islamic State . In a statement on Tuesday, the coali...

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Number Of Global Refugees Hits Record High

Number Of Global Refugees Hits Record High

The agency's Global Trend Report was published just ahead of World Refugee Day on Tuesday, illustrating several facts and figures about the current refugee crisis. One of the most famous days ...

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Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

Belgium tightens security after failed Brussels bombing

The Brussels attacker was a 36-year-old Moroccan national not known to authorities for being involved in terror activities, federal magistrate Eric Van der Sypt told reporters. Zariouh lived in the ...

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Spicer on Comey Tapes: Trump Announcement Due 'This Week'

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Acosta then linked Monday's off-camera press briefi...

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Australians trust Japan more than US

Australians trust Japan more than US

Aussies used to consider the U.S. their best friend. When asked which relationship is more important to Australia, 45 percent said the US and 43 percent China, according to the poll. While Trump a...

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Terror suspect is shot by soldiers after explosion at Brussels station

Federal prosecutors said on Tuesday that they considered the incident a terrorist attack, although they declined to comment on the witness accounts of the man shouting Islamist slogans. Hours after th...

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Ravi Shankar Prasad heaps praises on NDA's Presidential nominee Kovind

So far, nearly all of the NDA allies, including the Shiv Sena , have extended their support to Kovind's candidature. Thackeray had earlier said that his party will not back Kovind if his candidat...

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Long stretch of Gulf Coast eyes Tropical Storm Cindy

Located about 230 miles south of Morgan City, LA, and 305 miles southeast of Galveston, TX, Cindy is moving toward the northwest at 7 mph. A tropical storm warning has been issued for parts of the...

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GOP budget deadlock imperils Trump hopes for tax overhaul

GOP budget deadlock imperils Trump hopes for tax overhaul

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Sens. "Tonight, the people of Georgia's sixth district overwhelmingly voted not only for Karen, but also for President Trump's agenda of replacing our broken...

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U.S. student's death makes Trump-Kim meeting less likely

Two of the detainees were teachers at a Pyongyang university funded by overseas Christian groups, and the third was a Korean-American pastor accused of espionage for the South. When North Korea tested...

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Saudi king names son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince

He also holds the post of defence minister more than two years into a Saudi-led military intervention in neighbouring Yemen. King Salman has given the 31-year -old nearly unprecedented powers as the...

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Georgia Republican Wins Expensive House Race To Replace Tom Price

Georgia Republican Wins Expensive House Race To Replace Tom Price

Ossoff campaigned as an ally to the LGBTQ community, whereas Handel , the former Georgia secretary of state, told the mother of an LGBTQ child that she was against her daughter's right to adopt and...

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Inmates accused of killing Ga. COs face murder charges

Inmates accused of killing Ga. COs face murder charges

The two men had been on the run since Tuesday, when they are accused of having overpowered and killed Sgt. Christopher Monica and Sgt. Curtis Billue. According to investigators, Dubose and Rowe later ...

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DUP talks not going as expected - Sky sources

A DUP source told the Press Association that talks with Mrs May's Conservatives "haven't proceeded in a way that the DUP would have expected" and cautioned that the party "can't be taken for granted"....

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Trump senior adviser Kushner to travel to Middle East for peace talks

Trump senior adviser Kushner to travel to Middle East for peace talks

Breaking ground at a new settlement site comes as Trump's envoy on Israel-Palestine peace, Jason Greenblatt , and his son-in-law and chief Middle East peace advisor, Jared Kushner , are to hold di...

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A change in policy toward North Korea?

Otto Frederick Warmbier , a University of Virginia student, attends a news conference in Pyongyang, North Korea , on February 29, 2016. In the House, lawmakers lined up behind legislation orde...

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