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Remarks by USA secretary of State against UN Charter — Iran's UN envoy

Iran's Revolutionary Guard says all six ballistic missiles it launched at Islamic State militants in Syria earlier this week hit their targets. According to the AP, the "Guard's website as well...

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Russia, New Zealand ready for Confed Cup

Russia, New Zealand ready for Confed Cup

Putin added: "We'll hope that the guys play with full commitment, like real warriors and athletes, to at least please the fans with their effort to win". But Russia have achieved mixed results si...

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Russia-US meeting canceled over sanctions

Russian Federation has canceled a planned round of talks with the USA in protest at new sanctions imposed this week over Moscow's military intervention in Ukraine. The new sanctions only reinforced ex...

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Conservatives on Capitol Hill anxiously await health care bill

But Medicaid's population is considerably poorer and sicker than the overall population of Americans who buy health care. A week ago, Trump called the version the House approved last month " mean "....

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Dan Rather wants to see Democrats battle issues - not just Trump

As expected, a Republican also won Tuesday's special election in SC to replace Rep. Mick Mulvaney, now President Trump's budget director. "For the fourth time since November, voters have rejecte...

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Portugal battles to contain deadly wildfires amid heat, wind

Portugal battles to contain deadly wildfires amid heat, wind

Officials with the Portuguese government and the Civil Protection Agency said they could not confirm the crash. Emergency services in Portugal said Tuesday they were making headway in their battle t...

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GOP senators complain on eve of health care bill unveiling

For context, in late May, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) published a report that projected 23 million people would lose health care under the AHCA over the course of the next ...

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President Trump Hardens Policy Towards Cuban Government

While campaigning a year ago in Miami, which is home to a large Cuban-American population, Trump pledged to reverse Obama's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba unless it met certain "demands"...

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Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia and allies hail Trump warning to Qatar

Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia and allies hail Trump warning to Qatar

The network tweeted about the attack Thursday, three days after Saudi Arabia and its allies severed ties with Qatar and cut off land, sea and air routes to the Gulf nation. The Kuwaiti leader went to ...

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Driver crashes into Paris police vehicle, taken into custody

A auto loaded with gas cylinders crashed into a police van on the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris on Monday, killing the driver. A suspected terrorist has died after ramming a auto carrying weap...

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Rand Paul Slams Senate Health Bill; McConnell To Release Draft Thursday

Rand Paul Slams Senate Health Bill; McConnell To Release Draft Thursday

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., joined by, from left, Sen. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said he expected to have a draft of the bill ready Thursday. That's accordin...

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GOP health plan cuts Medicaid, ends penalties

John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, meets with reporters following a closed-door strategy sess. Sources say top Senate Republicans are finalizing their plan for dismantling...

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Proposed DUP deal would not undermine Good Friday Agreement, says Theresa May

Speaking at a joint news conference with May, the Republic of Ireland's new Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said that the border should be "invisible". Michelle O'Neil, leader of Sinn Fein in Northern I...

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Russian Federation hacks: 21 states targeted in USA election cyber attacks, says US

Russian Federation hacks: 21 states targeted in USA election cyber attacks, says US

Bernie Sanders' campaign. The incident led to Schultz's resignation. Its Senate counterpart raises the same issues with current Federal Bureau of Investigation, homeland security and state election ...

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Legg Mason Incorporated (NYSE:LM)'s Trend Up, Especially After Decreased Shorts

Legg Mason Incorporated (NYSE:LM)'s Trend Up, Especially After Decreased Shorts

IFP Advisors Inc raised its stake in Legg Mason by 235.4% in the first quarter. It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. This is a boost from Legg Mason's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. Enves...

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Britain Still Believes in Fantasies on Brexit

Britain Still Believes in Fantasies on Brexit

Brussels has made the future of three million European Union citizens in Britain and one million Britons in Europe a priority, insisting they should be allowed to keep their rights to live, work, s...

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China tried, but failed, to help on North Korea

Otto Warmbier died at the age of 22 in a Cincinnati hospital on Monday, just days after the North Korean government sent him home in a coma and suffering from extensive brain damage, according t...

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USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The decision came amid increasing tension between the United States and Russian Federation, which warned it would track coalition aircraft in Syria as potential "targets", and halted a military hotl...

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Brussels bomber was Moroccan

Brussels police said via Twitter that there was "an incident with an individual at the station". The suspect was "neutralized" by Belgian soldiers, immediately after a blast occurred at around 0830...

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Qatar signs $12 bln deal to buy F-15 jets from US

The list of demands also includes ending support for "terrorist organizations" and ceasing "interference" in Egyptian affairs, charges Qatar denies. But it was not immediately clear if they arrived. "...

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Georgia Dems search for upsides in House loss

Republican Karen Handel won the special election to replace former Rep. Tom Price Tuesday. But Mr. Trump's low approval ratings weren't enough to sink Handel, especially given that neither ca...

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Maduro promotes military in shake-up of Cabinet in Venezuela

The United States and Venezuela exchanged harsh words Tuesday at the OAS general assembly, after the US representative said the OAS must pass some kind of resolution on the troubled South American c...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association president, Infantino insists VAR will not be scrapped

Federation Internationale de Football Association president, Infantino insists VAR will not be scrapped

Concerned about his side's defensive frailties against Mexico , Santos may well look to inject some pace in midfield in a bid to break down a Russian Federation side that played a slower game in thei...

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Flint airport stabbing investigated as possible act of terrorism

The FBI has not made any determination but is investigating whether the airport stabbing is terrorism, a law enforcement official told CNN . "We have no information to suggest a wider plot", Geli...

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BC Liberals announce daycare policy to create 60000 new child-care spaces

BC Liberals announce daycare policy to create 60000 new child-care spaces

Last month's election saw the Liberals win 43 seats, one seat short of a majority, and the New Democrats and Greens have an agreement to defeat the Liberals in a confidence vote later this month. The ...

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Simon Cowell charity single released to aid fire victims

SOME survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster are still sleeping rough following the tragedy, the local MP has claimed. Our cladding is a different material, not Aluminium Composite Material, and is...

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Dem loss in Georgia special election underscores challenges

Not the predictable doom that faced Jon Ossoff in his bid to snatch the long-Republican-held Georgia 6th Congressional District for Democrats - but the predictable freakout by Democrats that their i...

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Labor MP demands Hanson apologise over 'ill-informed' autism comments

Labor MP demands Hanson apologise over 'ill-informed' autism comments

So, it was as a mum, not the member for Lindsay, she spoke of her disgust and anger that Pauline Hanson had referred to her son , and other children with autism, as "those others" holding their class...

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Memorial for slain Muslim teen Nabra Hassanen set on fire

Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, has been charged with murder following Hassanen's death. A hate crime in Virginia can bring up to five years behind bars if it results in injury. At the service, Imam...

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Bring stability to Kashmir, then worry about Maharashtra, Shiv Sena taunts BJP

Bring stability to Kashmir, then worry about Maharashtra, Shiv Sena taunts BJP

The Sena not only backed the recent farmers' agitation against the state government, in which it is a junior partner, but also demonstrated against the government on the streets and joined the Opposit...

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Detained Man 'blank' After Officer Hurt

The attacker allegedly yelled " Allahu Akbar " before stabbing the officer, according to NBC News . The FBI in a statement said it's too early to tell whether a stabbing attack was an act...

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Police officer 'critical' after stabbing at MI airport

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement , adding that he had spoken with Federal Bureau of Investigation officials about the attack. Genesee County Commissioner Mark Young said he spok...

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In Iowa, Trump ready to rally base, celebrate GOP resilience

Trump during this rally may be speaking about Obamacare, as Senate Republicans are expected to unveil their version of the American Health Care Act this week for a possible vote next week. Branstad ...

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RJD will wait till June 22 to decide on support for Kovind

He has made a special place in the hearts of people of Bihar . Earlier in the day, dealing a major blow to the RJD, the JD (U) confirmed that they will support Kovind. "The decision was taken at a ...

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US judge urged to halt Iraqi deportations due to persecution fears

US judge urged to halt Iraqi deportations due to persecution fears

The judge concluded the hearing, saying a decision would be made as soon as possible. A federal judge is mulling arguments heard Wednesday on whether to stop Immigration and Customs Enforcement from...

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Militants kill 5 civilians as war rages in S. Philippines

They are believed to target vulnerable local Muslims, especially in southern Philippines , Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore. Meanwhile the status of two leaders of an ISIS-affiliated militant grou...

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House Dems pressure WH on Kushner, Flynn security clearances

At issue, they said, are Flynn and Kushner's contacts with Sergey Kislyak , Russian ambassador to USA, and what Cummings said was their failure to tell the truth about those contacts. During the Ki...

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US Navy confirms all 7 missing sailors from USS Fitzgerald found dead

Multiple investigations are under way to determine how a technologically advanced US warship was not able to get out of the way of a huge and cumbersome container ship , even if it had the right of w...

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UK Foreign Secretary Johnson says Trump's visit to Britain will go ahead

But after the Queen failed to mention the president's state visit on Wednesday, a senior Trump administration official told CNN: "She didn't mention [the visit] because the date is not yet set"....

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Draft Senate healthcare bill would link subsidies to income

The Senate has not held any committee hearings or votes on the measure that McConnell is trying to craft, and even some GOP senators are critical. "It's going to be like that every year, and we'll...

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