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Barack Obama Responds To Warmbier's Death After Criticism From Trump, Parents

Barack Obama Responds To Warmbier's Death After Criticism From Trump, Parents

He was held for almost a year-and-a-half in North Korea before being sent home in a coma last week. He had arrived in OH on June 13 after being held for more than 17 months. Schiff was among many ...

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Theresa May fights for survival as Brexit talks start

Theresa May fights for survival as Brexit talks start

They want her to take responsibility for any unpopular compromises in the Brexit negotiations, hoovering up the fury of her party at the election result until the party grows exhausted of being furi...

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Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case

Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case

Andrew Wyatt raises his fist as Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown , Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. "She's a very spiritual woman, she be...

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Portugal gains upper hand over wildfire as death toll rises to 64

Portugal gains upper hand over wildfire as death toll rises to 64

An additional 157 people were listed as injured, the emergency services said . More than 1,000 firefighters and nearly 400 fire engines are still battling to control the flames. Among the questions...

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Rep. Scalise, wounded in Virginia shooting, in fair condition: hospital

Rep. Scalise, wounded in Virginia shooting, in fair condition: hospital

The Alexandria Little League is scheduled to reclaim the diamond at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park, six days after a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress practicing for the annual Congr...

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Saudi king's son Mohammed bin Salman is new crown prince

Saudi king's son Mohammed bin Salman is new crown prince

Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohammed bin Salman (2nd L) takes his seat to meet with U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis and his delegation in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia April...

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North Korea 'fires multiple missiles' - days after United Nations sanctions

North Korea 'fires multiple missiles' - days after United Nations sanctions

North Korea's weapons tests are meant to build a nuclear and missile programme that can stand up to what it sees as US and South Korean hostility, but they are also considered by analysts as ways to m...

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Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for joint war games amid Gulf tensions

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for joint war games amid Gulf tensions

In separate remarks, Zarif also called for establishment of a regional forum to resolve differences, which has become more necessary after tensions between Qatar and the Saudi-led group of countries t...

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Scottish Leader Says PM May 'Lost All Authority and Credibility' After Election

This was an election that was dominated by one issue: Nicola Sturgeon's decision in March to demand a second referendum on independence. Early indications show there was a "Corbyn bounce" for the pa...

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Emma Watson Hides More Books in Paris Before 'The Circle' Premiere

Emma Watson Hides More Books in Paris Before 'The Circle' Premiere

Atwood's bestselling novel, which chronicles a world in which women are stripped of their basic human rights, has been turned into a hit U.S. TV series, starring Elisabeth Moss . The group tweeted cl...

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Spanish Firefighters Battle Portugal's Deadliest Fire

Spanish Firefighters Battle Portugal's Deadliest Fire

Vitor Vaz Pinto says all 13 planes hired by the agency to help fight the blazes were accounted for on Tuesday evening. Some firefighting resources were being diverted to Gois, about 20 kilometers fr...

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US emphasizes shared concerns over North Korea after China meeting

The United States has demanded North Korea release three other U.S. citizens it holds in detention: missionary Kim Dong Chul and academics Tony Kim and Kim Hak Song. Regarding his comatose state, Nort...

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Afghan commando kills 2 U.S. soldiers

Afghan commando kills 2 U.S. soldiers

An Afghan soldier killed three US soldiers and injured a fourth during a joint military operation in the Achin district of Afghanistan's Nangahar province, the Pentagon confirmed in an official stat...

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Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Is Detained On Day Of Protests

Navalny - - who plans to run against Vladimir Putin in next year's presidential election - said earlier they would go ahead regardless of whether the government allowed them or not. Russian Presiden...

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Refugees deserve praise for resilience and courage - UNHCR chief

With the world home to more than 65 million refugees , Ethiopia is playing its dutiful part as one of the top five refugee hosting countries globally, said Zeynu Jemal, Deputy Director of ARRA. "B...

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Police officer stabbed at Michigan airport

He was stabbed in the back and neck and is hospitalized. Ftouhi, who entered the country through the Quebec border, stabbed police officer Lieutenant Jeff Neville in the neck at Bishop Internatio...

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Political negotiations continue in bid for deals

Political negotiations continue in bid for deals

The remarks came after warnings by the nationalist Sinn Fein and SDLP and the cross-community Alliance Party that a deal with the DUP would undermine the Government's attempts to restore the powersh...

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North Korean officials troubled by Warmbier death

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who has the authority to cut off travel to North Korea with the stroke of the pen, has been weighing such a move since late April, when American teacher Tony Kim ...

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Coroner still probing death of USA student held by N. Korea

He was home, and we believe he could sense that", they said. But as the family finalized funeral arrangements Tuesday, the 22-year-old's death remains shrouded in mystery. He was leaving North Korea...

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Democrats despondent, Trump emboldened after GOP victory in Georgia special election

Ossoff had raised roughly $23 million and spent about $22 million as of the most recently available campaign finance reports. The result of the race - the most expensive House contest in United ...

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The Queen's Speech 2017

Her attempt to secure a larger mandate ahead of the Brexit negotiations backfired with her losing her commanding majority. The Times branded May's administration the "stumbling husk of a zombie gove...

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Officer in Critical Condition After Incident at Flint, Michigan, Airport

Officer in Critical Condition After Incident at Flint, Michigan, Airport

Ftouhi of Quebec . He's charged with committing violence at an airport. AP reports that witnesses heard the suspect shout " Allahu akbar ", Arabic for "God is Great", during the attack. Authorit...

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The Queen might be making a statement about Brexit - with her hat

The Queen might be making a statement about Brexit - with her hat

Philip was due to accompanying the Queen to the State Opening of Parliament but his place has been taken by the Prince of Wales. While the 96-year-old consort has suffered from ill health in recent ...

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French journalist dies in Iraq after being wounded in Mosul

The mosque sat on the southern edge of the Old City, the last ISIS stronghold inside Mosul . Kurdish reporter Bakhtiyar Addad , who was working with a French team as a fixer and interpreter, was k...

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Iraqi journalist killed, 3 French wounded in Mosul

Mosul , 400 km north of Iraq's capital Baghdad, has been under IS control since June 2014, when government forces abandoned their weapons and fled, enabling IS militants to take control of parts of Ir...

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Lashkar terrorists killed in encounter in south Kashmir

The encounter between the terrorists and the security forces lasted for over six hours. Preliminary reports suggest that security forces spotted militants at Kakapora when they were travelling i...

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Ireland's Leo Varadkar reassured by talks with Theresa May over DUP deal

The deal between the pro-Brexit parties could also reportedly face a legal challenge since the 1998 Good Friday Agreement states United Kingdom and Irish governments must be impartial brokers when dea...

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GOP winning streak continues in Georgia

GOP winning streak continues in Georgia

Thus did Democrats sharply cut the Republicans' 2016 margins in Kansas and Montana districts earlier this year. Democrats won a special election in California, but that race was between two Democr...

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United States aircraft downs pro-Syrian regime drone southeast Syria

United States aircraft downs pro-Syrian regime drone southeast Syria

The US-led coalition said in a statement that an F-15E Strike Eagle jet destroyed the Shaheed-129 drone around 12:30 am local time northeast of the Al-Tanaf garrison, which is close to the Jordanian...

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Are House Democrats turning on Nancy Pelosi?

The special election , to fill the seat vacated by Tom Price after Trump appointed him health and human services secretary, did not change the balance of power in Washington where Republicans con...

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Candlelight vigil to honor Otto Warmbier on Grounds

China-based Koryo Tours, which has been going to North Korea since 1993 and takes about 2,000 tourists there a year, said the tragedy had prompted it to reconsider taking United States citizens to t...

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Egypt sends fuel tankers to Gaza to ease power crisis

Egypt sends fuel tankers to Gaza to ease power crisis

After that election, in 2007, Hamas ended up governing the Gaza Strip, while Fatah took control of the occupied West Bank's territories that Israeli soldiers leave to the PA to administer. The fuel de...

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Democrats' Lessons from Jon Ossoff Loss: Move Left, Forget Civility

Democrats' Lessons from Jon Ossoff Loss: Move Left, Forget Civility

While the Center for Responsive Politics documented that over $56.7 million had been spent in the short campaign, viewed by many as a referendum on the Trump administration, gun politics also p...

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Close vote expected on New Hampshire budget

However, Congressional sources were cautious about the Post report to Fox News, with one source speculating that it may be a "false" leak that constituted a "weapon of mass distraction". "But that s...

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President Moon clarifies his North Korea policies to U.S. media

Trump commented the day after a 22-year-old college student died in OH following more than a year of imprisonment in North Korea . A senior administration official, speaking on condition of anonymi...

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Dem senator rips North Korea in speech honoring OH native Otto Warmbier

Doctors in Cincinnati said they found no active sign of botulism nor evidence of beatings. "There should at least be a form for them to fill out that says, 'If I go to North Korea, I understand ...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation jet buzzes Russian defence minister's plane

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation jet buzzes Russian defence minister's plane

Earlier this month, Russian Federation scrambled a fighter jet to intercept a nuclear-capable U.S. B-52 strategic bomber it said was flying over the Baltic, in an incident that had echoes of the Cold ...

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Chinese shares to be included in MSCI index in victory for Beijing

Chinese shares to be included in MSCI index in victory for Beijing

Remy Briand, MSCI managing director and chair of the MSCI index policy committee, says the expansion of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect program has been a game changer for the accessibility o...

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Republican Senators Complain on Eve of Health Care Bill Unveiling

Republican Senators Complain on Eve of Health Care Bill Unveiling

McConnell said in 2009 was inaccurate. In an impassioned speech on the Senate floor, Sanders asked Republicans , "What are you afraid of?" So, you've got a bill that had to be crafted by Republic...

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A Reality Check about What Handel's Win Means

A Reality Check about What Handel's Win Means

Handel's tough race, combined with closer-than-usual GOP House victories in Kansas, Montana and SC, suggests Trump will dominate the coming election cycle, forcing Republicans to make peace with him...

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