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Flash flooding expected through Saturday morning

The National Weather Service in Birmingham has confirmed that a tornado struck the Fairfield area. A flash flood watch is in place for much of the state until late Friday evening. Kula said the ch...

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Over 50 killed in three attacks across Pakistan

Mohammad Amir, an official at a government-run hospital in Parachinar, said they had received 24 dead bodies and more than 20 of the wounded were listed in critical condition. Later yesterday twin bla...

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US military says crisis communications link with Russia 'in use'

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the incidents could be "very dangerous" and lead to an escalation of the war. "From now on, in areas where Russian aviation performs combat missio...

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PM Modi mourns demise of former German Chancellor Kohl

PM Modi mourns demise of former German Chancellor Kohl

Kohl led the way to the drafting the 1992 Maastricht Treaty, through negotiations with former French President François Mitterrand , making possible the creation of the European Union , a process th...

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GOP's Heller won't back Senate health care bill

The Congressional Budget Office has yet to release estimates on the Senate health care bill . Four conservative senators expressed opposition but openness to talks: Sens. It is, to borrow P...

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Rep. Tim Ryan: Time to Change the 'Toxic Democratic Brand'

Rep. Tim Ryan: Time to Change the 'Toxic Democratic Brand'

Democrats saw similar double-digit improvements over Hillary Clinton's showing in the year's other special elections: in Montana, Kansas and California , where the GOP got less than 4 percent o...

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Several London tower blocks are evacuated

Some refused to leave their high-rise apartments. Scores of evacuees slept on inflatable beds in a nearby gym while officials sought better accommodations for them. I thank all those who have played a...

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Hundreds evacuated from London towers as fire fallout widens

Hundreds evacuated from London towers as fire fallout widens

The cladding used at River Apartments in Cannon Road is Reynobond PE-the same brand of cladding which is thought to have contributed to the rapid spread of fire at the west London tower block in which...

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Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

Leaf, his classmates at UCLA. And the 2017 draft was a record-setting night for freshmen. "I'm very excited really, just like the fans in Philly, how they back up their players and everything like...

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London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

London tower blocks evacuated over fire safety concerns

May added that the government is working with local authorities across the country to address fire safety fears about apartment towers. Leader of Barnet Council Councillor Richard Cornelius saiud:...

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Dems turn against party leaders following losses

Dems turn against party leaders following losses

Pelosi wasn't the only one receiving the president's tongue-in-cheek good wishes. On "The Five" tonight, Jesse Watters said Pelosi fundamentally doesn't understand America or Americans. Ryan fell...

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Trump rides high after Republican election win

Trump rides high after Republican election win

Tuesday's wake-up call mirrored just how far they have to go to even get out of the batter's box. "We showed the world that in places where no one thought it was possible, we could fight", Mr Ossoff...

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'Very comfortable' Qatar says it can withstand pressure 'forever' amid crisis

In a 13-point list - presented to the Qataris by Kuwait , which is helping mediate the crisis - the countries also demand an end to Turkey's military presence in Qatar. "Our role has been to enco...

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North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in United States student's death

North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in United States student's death

Anchor: U.S. secretaries of state and defense held a meeting with key Chinese officials in Washington. The student's family say the regime "brutalised" him, but now North Korea has denied it. But te...

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White House fills usher spot with Trump hotel staffer

The Daily Mail made the Jacqueline Kennedy comparison to Mrs. Trump for her soft-spoken voice and flawless appearance as she stood alongside her husband in the White House. Bush. Reagan obliged, w...

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Walker supports Johnson opposition to health care bill

Out-of-pocket costs to cover insurance deductibles and co-payments would go up. Orrin Hatch, chairman of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee applauded the bill for getting rid of taxes he has s...

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Dennis Rodman Thinks He Helped Broker Otto Warmbier's Release

Meanwhile, Rodman and his agent feel they are partially responsible for the North Korea's release of American college student Otto Warmbier , who died last Monday, just days after being medically e...

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Pelosi facing party mutiny in the House

Pelosi facing party mutiny in the House

They explain their totals includes money raised for the party not directly controlled by her committees. Minority leader Nancy Pelosi thinks the Democratic Party is doing just fine despite her fel...

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Grenfell Tower fallout: Government says 27 highrise buildings failed fire safety tests

The number of households was revised down from an earlier estimate of 800. "I know it's hard but Grenfell changes everything", Georgia Gould , Leader of Camden Council , said in a statement late...

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Winter Wonderland: Dual Classic Winner Freezes Rivals In G1 Coronation Stakes

Well-heeled Chinese citizens are keener than ever before on Royal Ascot and the lure of owning a victor at the meeting could see more buying horses, commercial director Juliet Slot says. The Coronat...

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Hillary Clinton Calls Republicans "The Death Party", Slams Senate Healthcare Bill

Cantwell is hoping to organize opposition to the bill. Hours after Republican leaders released the 140-page draft of the Better Care Reconciliation Act , senior senators from OR and Washington we...

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USA officials say North Korea tested rocket engine that could power ICBM

In media interview, Moon apparently seeking to stress importance of environmental impact assessment ahead of US summit President Moon Jae-in said in a June 22 interview with Reuters that the initial...

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Muslim girl's death in Virginia may be hate crime, say police

An autopsy was being conducted on a body pulled from a pond in Loudon County that detectives believe to be that of the 17-year-old Reston girl who disappeared on Sunday, police said . Police, however...

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Russian ships fire missiles at ISIS in Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry says it has fired cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on positions of the Islamic State group in Syria. Back in August of previous year, the Russian Black Sea Fle...

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5th GOP senator joins opposition to health bill

5th GOP senator joins opposition to health bill

Of course, the whole thing could be political theater and the thing passes with unanimous Republican support with barely any changes anyway. The Washington Post reports that Trump personally c...

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Care rallying cry: At least it's not Obamacare

Care rallying cry: At least it's not Obamacare

Pat Toomey is a Republican U.S. senator from Pennsylvania. Both chambers would have to agree on details for the bill to be sent to President Donald Trump . "As I have consistently stated, if the bi...

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Trump gives Pentagon authority to determine troop levels in Afghanistan

Trump requested $639 billion for the Pentagon , including $65 billion for ongoing military operations. "The budget's inadequate, and this isn't the time to obligate more funding". But lawmakers have ...

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83 households refuse to evacuate from Chalcots flats due to 'fire hazard'

83 households refuse to evacuate from Chalcots flats due to 'fire hazard'

Added to the cladding, the London Fire Brigade "also identified concerns relating to services that have been run through compartment walls leading to possible breaches in the buildings ability to st...

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Australia to resume air combat missions over Syria

Australia to resume air combat missions over 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 east...

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Erdogan spokesman says Turkey and Russia to deploy in Syria's Idlib

Astana's statement followed Russian media reports saying that Moscow is holding talks with Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan about sending their troops to Syria. According to the source in the Government, t...

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North Korea tests a rocket engine

The United States has tried for years to discourage South Korea from developing longer-range ballistic missiles in keeping with the Missile Technology Control Regime, a voluntary worldwide arms-cont...

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Ireland's first gay PM enters office

Ireland's first gay PM enters office

Leo Varadkar used his first day as Taoiseach to tell world leaders "this country will be at the heart of Europe". "I think he restored it, people got to know Ireland because they knew Enda Kenny...

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India top-order sets up 35-run win against England in opener

India top-order sets up 35-run win against England in opener

And her reply was mouth-shutting. Their clash with India will be shown live on Sky Sports 2, with coverage starting at 10am. Though it was not her Willow, but her words that were a spot in. By S...

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Turkey sends military assessment team to Qatar

Turkey sends military assessment team to Qatar

In the biggest diplomatic crisis in the region in years, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates , plus Egypt and Yemen, on Monday announced they were cutting all ties with Qatar, ...

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Australia suspends flights over Syria after Russian Warning

The area, which is used by USA special forces to train Syrian rebel groups for future campaigns against the so-called Islamic State , has emerged as the latest battleground between US -backed for...

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Otto Warmbier's grim fate is routine in hellish North Korea

Otto Warmbier's grim fate is routine in hellish North Korea

The missile is considered a key part of a so-called "kill chain" pre-emptive strike capability South Korea is pursuing to cope with the North's growing nuclear and missile threat. U.S. President Donal...

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The GOP's Narrow Escape in Georgia

The GOP's Narrow Escape in Georgia

Joe Webb, a Handel supporter from Marietta, wore a red "Make America Great Again" hat throughout Handel's victory party . " All the Fake News , all the money spent = 0", he tweeted , apparently be...

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Will build forward-looking vision with US President Trump administration, says PM Modi

The prime minister will be visiting Washington on 24-26 June, at the invitation of President Donald Trump . Securing agreement on the purchase of 22 unarmed drones, worth more than $2 billion, is...

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European Union says UK's offer for European Union citizens post Brexit not good enough

But May, who will elaborate on her proposals on Monday in the Commons, has so far left many questions unanswered. "Everyone in Europe wants a situation where we have a blanket fair treatment of a...

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Moon says sports can create peace, invites N. Korea to PyeongChang Olympics

In April, however, prior to the election of progressive President Moon Jae-in, South Korea did not fund the stay of the North Korean women's ice hockey team. He was speaking after South Korea's sp...

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