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Gilas Pilipinas bracketed with defending champion China in Fiba Asia group phase

Gilas Pilipinas bracketed with defending champion China in Fiba Asia group phase

Interestingly, China and Gilas were the top two teams at the end of the last Fiba Asia Championship in 2015 in Changsa, China, where the hosts beat the Philippines, 78-67, in the finals. Every team wi...

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Greece dismisses Bild report on receiving more bailout money

A deal granting Greece debt relief and labelling its debt sustainable - seen by Athens as essential to boost recovery - has been held up by disagreements between the International Monetary Fund an...

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EU must seal its own fate: Merkel

Six nations at the summit in Sicily - Canada, France, Germany , Italy, Japan and Great Britain - backed the climate accord. Rapturous applause greeted her fiery calls for Europeans to fight for t...

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White House communications director Michael Dubke has resigned

Dubke's last day as White House communications director has not been set, Axios reported. "He has expressed his desire to leave the White House", she said. The seasoned Republican operative was on...

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Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says France's Macron

Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says France's Macron

While Moscow backs President Bashar al-Assad, France supports rebel groups trying to overthrow him. The French president was clear in the days leading up to the discussion that he expected it to be ...

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Germany Accuses Trump's

Germany Accuses Trump's "Short-Sighted" Policies Of Endangering Peace In Europe

When Ivanka tried to praise her father for defending the rights of women, the crowd of mostly German activists and intellectuals booed and heckled her. Trump's run-ins with Merkel at the back-to-bac...

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Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting

Terrorism, Ukraine and Syria conflicts at heart of Macron, Putin meeting

Prior to that, Putin and Macron are set to have talks at Versailles and then tour an exhibition there marking the 300th anniversary of Russian Czar Peter the Great's trip to Paris that was prepa...

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Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal

The delay provided opportunity for G-7 leaders and Pope Francis to press Trump to honor the U.S.'s environmental commitments. Donald Trump walked out of the G7 on Saturday at loggerheads with the ...

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Congress hearings show no Trump campaign-Russia collusion -W.House official

Gianforte dropped out of sight after he was cited by police and ignored calls on Thursday by national Republicans for him to apologize to the reporter. Coats said he did not know what classified infor...

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UK PM May says no delaying June 19 start to Brexit talks

May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn appeared in what was billed as a debate although they were interviewed and answered questions from an audience separately. When asked whether he would contempla...

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Major who tied man to jeep in Kashmir awarded by army

Major who tied man to jeep in Kashmir awarded by army

Gogoi used presence of mind to save several solders. its a strategy and he should be awarded Padma Bhushan, said Gadkari. Major Gogoi, who had tied a Kashmiri youth to the bonnet of a jeep as a h...

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Mike Dubke, White House communications director, resigns

The White House communications director has resigned only three months after being hired by President Donald Trump . The move could be the first in a series of staff changes in the White House, rum...

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Laptop ban could apply to all global flights to US

It can be recalled, however, that restrictions were imposed on large electronic devices - those "larger than a smartphone" - in airline cabins back in March, affecting flights from Egypt, Jordan, Kuwa...

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Andrew Scheer emerges as new Conservative leader

Andrew Scheer emerges as new Conservative leader

I recognize that Quebec decided it wanted a guy from Saskatchewan to lead the party and, maybe one day, the country", he said. "We have to show that we can do better". Chong promised to keep pushing...

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Trump Says Has 'Total Confidence' in Son-in-law, Key Adviser Kushner

Trump Says Has 'Total Confidence' in Son-in-law, Key Adviser Kushner

The U.S. leader visited Arlington National Cemetery to mark Memorial Day, a day of remembrance for the nation's war dead, but had to quickly pivot his attention to the Russian Federation scandal aft...

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23000 terror suspects believed to be operating in UK

23000 terror suspects believed to be operating in UK

Two of those people have been released without charge. The hunt is still on for suspects in the Manchester bombing, and members of attacker Salman Abedi's netw. Prime Minister Theresa May announ...

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4th Circuit Upholds Injunction of Trump's Muslim Ban

4th Circuit Upholds Injunction of Trump's Muslim Ban

They questioned whether there was a link between barring of citizens from the six countries identified by the administration and ensuring U.S. security.Parties generally have 90 days to appeal to the...

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Sabzar killing: Kashmir situation under control

However, miscreants pelted stones on security yesterday in which some persons were injured. Police and security forces used "maximum restraint" while dealing with the situation at these places and sto...

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That awkward moment when Donald Trump pushes Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic

That awkward moment when Donald Trump pushes Montenegrin Prime Minister Dusko Markovic

However, Mr Junker soon called reports in Spiegel Online and Süddeutsche Zeitung exaggerated, saying while President Trump had talks about Germany's trade surplus as a problem, he had not done so...

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UK police: All concert dead have been identified

UK police: All concert dead have been identified

A total of 64 people are being treated in hospital, including 20 in critical care, medical officials said. The militia claimed Hashem admitted he knew in advance about the plans for the Manchester ...

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Saudi, UAE pledge $100mn to Ivanka Trump women's fund

Saudi, UAE pledge $100mn to Ivanka Trump women's fund

The US president flew to Israel on Monday after a two-day stay in Saudi Arabia , which he chose for his first foreign trip since taking office in January. Meanwhile, Tillerson also said Monday that...

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Gen. Keane: Trump Building 'Framework of an Arab NATO' During Mideast Visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acknowledged the flight in remarks on Trump's arrival. U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, spoke about social media, calling it a "powerful to...

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McMaster Isn't Fazed By Jared Kushner 'Back-Channel' Reports

McMaster Isn't Fazed By Jared Kushner 'Back-Channel' Reports

The report , if confirmed, would raise new questions about the Trump team's relationship with the Russians, who United States intelligence agencies said tried to sway the election in Mr Trump's...

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Blue Jays outfielder Pillar apologizes for using anti-gay slur

Pillar mouthed the word to Jason Motte after he struck out during the 7th inning. "It's not even about winning anymore", O'Flaherty told reporters after the game. Tempers flared and bullpens clear...

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12th arrest made in Britain attack

The "We Love Manchester Emergency Fund", launched by the city council and the British Red Cross, had reached £5.65 million by Sunday. Salman Abedi killed 22 people when his home-made suicide dev...

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Man charged over double murder

Man charged over double murder

It is understood they were stabbed. The accused is said to be appearing at Lisburn Magistrates' Court this morning. No members of the Cawdery family were in court for the brief hearing. A man (40)...

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CBO Report: 23 Million to Lose Coverage Under AHCA

CBO Report: 23 Million to Lose Coverage Under AHCA

The Congressional Budget Office's scoring of the healthcare bill passed by the House underscored was pretty much a given - Senate Republicans are going to put forth their own bill. It would al...

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Trump meets with Abbas in West Bank

Trump meets with Abbas in West Bank

Trump's quick turnaround, from hostility against to solidarity with Muslim countries, probably stems from a judgment based on reality. In public remarks in the West Bank town of Bethlehem and in ...

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Donald Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal

Donald Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal

But Mattis, in an interview to air Sunday on a CBS talk show, said Trump was "wide open" on the Paris climate deal . Throughout the campaign, Trump had pledged to withdraw from the pact. The US...

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Trump's Pushy Approach Toward NATO Shows Member Countries Who Is Boss

Trump's Pushy Approach Toward NATO Shows Member Countries Who Is Boss

German Chancellor Angela Merkel unveiled a portion of the Berlin Wall at NATO Headquarters , intending to demonstrate the role of the alliance in striving to make Germany and Europe whole and free du...

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MI5 opens probe into missed warnings over Manchester bomber

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the atrocity. Rudd declined to comment on exactly what was known about the 22-year-old bomber, during an interview with Sky News on Monday. In the future, we can ...

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Trump seen shoving Montenegro PM Markovic aside

Trump seen shoving Montenegro PM Markovic aside

It's as if Markovic isn't there. Donald Tusk , the president of the European Council, was not at all convinced that Trump understood what Russia was doing in Ukraine, not to mention why the Europea...

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ANC wants Zuma to instigate broader state-capture inquiry

ANC wants Zuma to instigate broader state-capture inquiry

The NEC debated Zuma's political future after ANC policy guru Joel Netshitenzhe put forward the motion - the second motion in six months - for Zuma to vacate his office. These were the words of ANC ...

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Trump scolds allies for 'not paying their fair share'

Trump scolds allies for 'not paying their fair share'

Donald Trump creates many of his own problems, but sometimes he can't win no matter what he does. But the severe ticking off he gave alliance members risks souring relations even more. TAORMINA, Si...

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Social SectorDr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus To Be Next Director-General Of WHO

He was the chief architect of that country's very successful health extension programme, which Namibia has been privileged to learn and draw lessons from. Addressing the World Health Assembly shortl...

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Egypt says air strikes destroy militant camps after attack on Christians

Egypt says air strikes destroy militant camps after attack on Christians

He also appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump to lead the global war against terror. Egypt has repeatedly expressed concern over militants crossing from Libya to carry out attacks . President Ton...

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Trump pushes aside PM for photo opportunity

Trump pushes aside PM for photo opportunity

Aside from shoving Markovic, Trump has spent his time in Brussels criticizing North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for not spending enough on defense, saying that it is "not fair" to Americ...

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Ariana Grande Announces Benefit Concert To Take Place In Manchester

A suicide bomber killed 22 people and wounded scores of others minutes after Grande's concert at the Manchester Arena ended on Monday night. In attacking the concert, the bomber targeted an audi...

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Those responsible for leaks of Manchester attack deatils will face prosecution

In the days since the attack, secret information about the investigation has appeared in U.S. media after leaks from American officials. This is completely unacceptable. The breaches could undermine...

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Equities Analysts Set Expectations for Nexstar Media Group Inc's FY2018 Earnings (NXST)

Zooming out to the 200-day moving average, shares have been seen trading -5.58% away from that value. Yost Capital Management Llc sold 145,174 shares as Nexstar Broadcasting Group I (NXST)'s stock d...

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