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Sen. Jeff Flake: I Agree With Trump in Several Areas

Sen. Jeff Flake: I Agree With Trump in Several Areas

Some White House officials privately expressed concern on Monday about Trump's Phoenix rally, fearing he might revisit the Charlottesville issue in the heat of the moment while cheered on by thousands...

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Six in 10 Americans reject Trump reaction to Charlottesville

Six in 10 Americans reject Trump reaction to Charlottesville

The president has said on several occasions that he condemns white-supremacist groups and believes all racist sentiment is "evil", but his own recounting of his words has omitted controversial phrases...

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North Korean images appear to show two new missile designs

North Korean images appear to show two new missile designs

Two ICBM tests in July resulted in a new round of tougher global sanctions . The report comes amid high tensions over the North's nuclear weapons program following more than a year of surprising ...

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Dozens killed in clashes between Burmese army and Rohingya militants

Dozens killed in clashes between Burmese army and Rohingya militants

Local police said the simultaneous attacks targeted at least 26 outposts of the police, border guard police and security forces in northern Rakhine. On Thursday, former United Nations chief Kofi Ann...

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White House says it is committed to raising debt ceiling

White House says it is committed to raising debt ceiling

As Sanders left the room, with almost every single hand in the room shot up, members of the press ever so eagerly awaiting some response from this administration, someone shouted: "Has the President e...

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Pakistani army chief reacts at new USA strategy for Afghanistan, South Asia

Pakistani army chief reacts at new USA strategy for Afghanistan, South Asia

After the meeting , Nafees Zakaria, spokesperson of Pakistan's foreign ministry, in a series of tweets, said that the NSC outrightly rejected allegations against Pakistan adding that making Pakis...

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Pakistan rejects 'insinuations' in Trump's Afghanistan speech

She hoped the trilateral relations among China , the United States and Indiacould constitute a virtuous interaction since that serve the common interests of the worldwide community and the fundamenta...

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Typhoon Hato Disrupts Port Operations in Hong Kong

Typhoon Hato Disrupts Port Operations in Hong Kong

Hong Kong and the surrounding region are regularly battered by typhoons between July and October. The strongest typhoon to hit southern China has left at least 16 people dead after its torrential ra...

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Spain probe deepens as second suspect wins release

Spain probe deepens as second suspect wins release

The prosecutor has asked for Oukabir to be jailed without bail before trial - along with the first suspect to testify, Mohamed Houli Chemlal. A Spanish woman died in the attack, which occured hours af...

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Malaysia bags six more to continue Sea Games reign

Malaysia bags six more to continue Sea Games reign

On home soil, Malaysian archers took gold medals in the compound men's and women's team and mixed team, and recurve men's and women's team events. In today's match, Thailand took the lead from a...

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Thailand on edge ahead of verdict against former prime minister

Thailand on edge ahead of verdict against former prime minister

Siam University legal academic Ekachai Chainuvati, who has been observing the case closely, told The Straits Times: "Whenever and whoever in an official capacity finds her (Yingluck) in any place, h...

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Pakistan civil-military brass huddles to respond to United States warning

Pakistan civil-military brass huddles to respond to United States warning

In an apparent message to Pakistan, a top Trump administration official said today that USA will ask nations that harbour terror networks to eliminate them and will target terrorists in their sanctuar...

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After Trump's speech, Guterres hopes world will help in Afghan political settlement

When critics of USA military action in the Middle East call for outright withdrawal from Afghanistan and Iraq on the grounds that nothing more can be done and no more lives or treasure should be waste...

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Majority say Trump dividing nation, adding prejudice, hatred

Majority say Trump dividing nation, adding prejudice, hatred

Americans overwhelmingly disapproved, 60 per cent to 32 per cent, of Mr Trump's handling of the situation, according to a recent Quinnipiac University poll. The poll also found that most Americans h...

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Four ANU Students Injured In 'Random' Classroom Attack

Four ANU Students Injured In 'Random' Classroom Attack

There were no religious slogans or outbursts in foreign languages during the rampage, and the attacker is not known to police or intelligence agencies. Professor Hughes-Warrington said the event was "...

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Furgone pieno di bombole, attentato sventato a Rotterdam

Furgone pieno di bombole, attentato sventato a Rotterdam

Annullato il concerto a Rotterdam degli Allah-Las Minaccia terroristica . Una scelta dettata dal buon senso, stando alle parole della polizia olandese che dichiara: "Per ragioni di sicurezza ...

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Trump's "New" Strategy In Afghanistan Is Doomed To Fail

The statement from State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert came a day after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged India to seek rapprochement towards arch-rival Pakistan. "It has much to lose...

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IL legislative leaders reach school funding deal

IL legislative leaders reach school funding deal

The Illinois Republican House and Senate announced Thursday that the four top legislative leaders and Gov. Bruce Rauner have reached a "historic" school funding reform. The Chicago school system, whos...

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Led Airstrikes Kill 167 Civilians in Syria

The rare call to pause hostilities in Raqqa underscored the severity of the humanitarian crisis there. Survivors also told Amnesty International that coalition forces have been targeting boats cr...

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San Francisco braces for upcoming Patriot Prayer rally

San Francisco braces for upcoming Patriot Prayer rally

Officials are banning a number of items from the rally. The organizers of the two protests say they have no ties to racist groups. In the morning, the "Bay Area Rally Against Hate" will be held on...

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China Asks US to Drop New N. Korea Sanctions

China Asks US to Drop New N. Korea Sanctions

That's one day short of the longest stretch that Pyongyang has gone this year without firing off a rocket. Tillerson told reporters on Tuesday that North Korea hadn't carried out "provocative ac...

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Pakistan Rejects Role As 'Scapegoat' In Afghanistan

It means we have to threaten simultaneously to be warmer to India (to pressure Pakistan) and cooler to India (to pressure India). The Pakistani air force covets more USA -built F-16 aircraft, and pilo...

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United States may sanction Pakistan officials with ties to terrorists, says White House

More than 2,000 American lives have been lost and thousands more wounded. State Councillor Yang Jiechis remarks came two days after US President Donald Trump sternly warned Pakistan against providi...

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'Something's Wrong': Pregnant Woman Vanishes in Fargo

'Something's Wrong': Pregnant Woman Vanishes in Fargo

She is eight months pregnant. Police said on Tuesday that they had searched the upstairs apartment three times and questioned the female occupant, but had turned up no evidence of criminal activity....

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Suspects in Spain Terror Attacks to Appear in Court

Suspects in Spain Terror Attacks to Appear in Court

A French police official says several men arrived in the Audi that would later be involved in the Cambrils attack , stayed a night at a hotel in the southern Paris suburb of Malakoff, visited a shopp...

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Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins

Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins

Only seven players have hit 50 home runs in a season since 2004, the year baseball began testing and penalizing players for drugs. When did Ryan Howard hit his seventh career home run? Since g...

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Anyone shouting 'Allahu akbar' in Venice to be shot: Mayor

Anyone shouting 'Allahu akbar' in Venice to be shot: Mayor

They had just left a debate in which Luigi Brugnaro, the mayor of Venice, said that if any terrorist was thinking of attacking his city, he would be gunned down by the security forces within seconds. ...

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CRH to sell United States distribution business and buy German company Fels

CRH to sell United States distribution business and buy German company Fels

In that context, a part of the company's European business agreed to buy Fels, a German lime and aggregates business, for €600 million. It will position Beacon Roofing among the top public North Ameri...

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James Cameron Just Proved He Completely Misunderstood Wonder Woman

James Cameron Just Proved He Completely Misunderstood Wonder Woman

Cameron, who's known for writing dynamic female protagonists like Sarah Connor in the Terminator series and Ellen Ripley in the Alien follow-up movie, made some interesting comments regarding ...

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CBP rescues tiger cub in San Diego border crossing

CBP rescues tiger cub in San Diego border crossing

Luis Eudoro Valencia, 18, a US citizen from Perris, California, was charged Thursday with smuggling a Bengal tiger cub into the United States from Mexico. He then produced paperwork from AeroMexico Ca...

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Trump outlines new plan in South Asia

Trump outlines new plan in South Asia

He said Pakistan had much to gain by partnering with the U.S.in Afghanistan - and "much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists ". As a matter of policy, Pakistan does not allow use ...

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Collins unsure if Trump will be 2020 GOP nominee

He has declared war on the media so many times, it's no longer noteworthy. The president has requested $1.6 billion for wall construction, which Democrats have widely rejected . Bell said that ...

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China urges U.S. to withdraw sanctions against its companies over N. Korea

China urges U.S. to withdraw sanctions against its companies over N. Korea

Addressing reporters at the State Department, Tillerson said that North Korea had "demonstrated some level of restraint that we have not seen in the past" by not conducting missile launches or provo...

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More Voters Trust Media Over Trump

More Voters Trust Media Over Trump

Trump's position was supported by the police chief in Charlottesville, who said there were "mutually combating individuals in the crowd" when fighting broke out on the night of August 11 between torch...

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Myanmar urged to grant Rohingya citizenship

Myanmar urged to grant Rohingya citizenship

The Rakhine Commission was formed by Mr Annan past year to look into ethnic reconciliation and improving the state's welfare, at the request of Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi. can trace a path to...

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Mark Sanford on Trump-McConnell Rift: 'A Real Problem'

Mark Sanford on Trump-McConnell Rift: 'A Real Problem'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that the next steps for Congress on health care reform are "somewhat murky", but that Republicans in the Senate will talk with Democrats to see...

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US Officially Launches Investigation of China's IP Practices

US Officially Launches Investigation of China's IP Practices

While most , including China, have focused on the possibility that he could ignore the WTO, that is not his only choice. Section 301, which enables the U.S.to unilaterally investigate trade compl...

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US Police Fire Tear Gas At Anti-Trump Protesters In Arizona

US Police Fire Tear Gas At Anti-Trump Protesters In Arizona

The president was slated to give remarks about veterans' reforms but instead began by speaking about the clash. "If we have to close down our government, we're building that wall", Trump sai...

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White House calls Trump's relationship with Republican lawmakers 'fine'

White House calls Trump's relationship with Republican lawmakers 'fine'

Building the border wall, with Mexico's money, was Trump's signature campaign promise. "The President's committed to making sure this gets done", Sanders said, not answering the question directly....

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Dead baby discovered in P&G parking lot was employee's child, authorities say

Dead baby discovered in P&G parking lot was employee's child, authorities say

According to the Warren County Sheriff's Office, the incident happend around 6:00 p.m.in a Mason Proctor & Gamble parking lot. While an official cause of death has not yet been determined, investig...

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