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Israel approves controversial Jerusalem cable vehicle project

Israeli Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Western Wall tunnels in Jerusalem, before the start of a special weekly cabinet meeting marking the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem's reunification, on...

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Kellogg to close 2 Texas distribution centers, lay off 421

Kellogg to close 2 Texas distribution centers, lay off 421

The company said in February that it was changing its business model, switching from what's known as direct store delivery or DSD, to a warehouse model. "While this is the right move for the company t...

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UK election rivals set opposing EU 'no deal' stances

UK election rivals set opposing EU 'no deal' stances

The most searched political issue is the NHS followed by Brexit, immigration and terrorism. "We have to look at the evidence that is there at the time to make that fatal decision one way or the othe...

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Did you see Manchester bomber with blue suitcase?

This is a handout photo taken on Monday, May 22, 2017, from CCTV and issued on Monday, May 29, 2017 by Greater Manchester Police of Salman Abedi in an unknown location of the city centre in Manc...

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Singaporeans among foreign militants fighting Philippine army in Marawi

Singaporeans among foreign militants fighting Philippine army in Marawi

Gen. Restituto Padilla, spokesperson of the Armed Forces of the Philippines on Sunday morning said that another group of corpses, mostly that of women and children were found 300 meters away from th...

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Former Panama dictator Noriega dies at 83

He died on Monday night, Efe news reported . He had been granted temporary release on Feb 28 from his prison overlooking the Panama Canal to undergo surgery. With the knowledge of U.S. officials,...

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Trump´s Saudi summit was ´show with no value´: Iranian President

Trump´s Saudi summit was ´show with no value´: Iranian President

Mr Rouhani, who defeated challenger Ebrahim Raisi in Friday's presidential election, responded by ridiculing decades of USA strategy in the Middle East. US President Donald Trump (center-left), S...

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Hillary Clinton 'Jokes' About Trump Getting Impeached During Her Commencement Speech

Donald Trump has repeatedly come under fire for firing his former FBI director, James Comey, who was leading an investigation into his campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation - and Ms Clinton ...

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Daughter of S. Korea's 'Rasputin' arrested on plane

Daughter of S. Korea's 'Rasputin' arrested on plane

She is expected to arrive at Incheon Airport at 3:05 p.m. escorted by five officials. Chung, whose mother is at the center of the scandal that led to the impeachment and arrest of former President P...

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White House says Trump, Merkel 'get along very well'

White House says Trump, Merkel 'get along very well'

At the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, Trump was the first president since North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was founded to refuse to state his support for Article 5, which outlines how ...

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Former Panamanian Dictator Noriega Dead at 83

Noriega closes a chapter in our history". The onetime US ally was ousted by an American invasion in 1989, served a 17-year drug sentence in the United States and then was sent to face charges in Fran...

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Thousands of Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

Erekat added that by deciding "to mark 50 years of occupation, and the beginning of the Holy Month of Ramadan" in the tunnels, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was "sending a clear message ...

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Husky Energy approves West White Rose project (HSE)

Husky Energy approves West White Rose project (HSE)

Husky confirmed that the main topside will be built in the Gulf of Mexico, though a contract has not yet been signed. (Total cost of $5.2 billion over project life.) Concrete gravity structure support...

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Merkel: 'Transatlantic Relations Have Great Importance' for Germany

Merkel: 'Transatlantic Relations Have Great Importance' for Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hands with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a press conference following talks and the signing of agrreements at the Chancellery in Berlin , on M...

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Officers respond to report of armed man at Orlando airport

Officers respond to report of armed man at Orlando airport

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said Tuesday that a man with a gun was taken into custody. Orlando police then tweeted out they had the suspect contained. We will update with more information ...

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Tehran mayor withdraws from Iran's presidential race

Iranian opposition figure Mehdi Karoubi, under house arrest since 2011, announced his support for President Hassan Rouhani who is seeking a second term in Friday's election. It was Khamenei who past...

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From landslide to upset defeat - scenarios for May's United Kingdom election

The London School of Economic's Dr Bart Cammaerts, who studied coverage of Corbyn in the United Kingdom press, said he was "delegitimised as a political actor" from the moment he became a candidate ...

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President Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington National Cemetery

President Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington National Cemetery

Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in World War II. Following his remarks, Trump visited the grave of Robert Kelly and met with family memb...

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Manchester police seek concert bomber's suitcase

Manchester police seek concert bomber's suitcase

Despite having some increased religious consciousness, the local mosque says he was not a regular attendee at local prayers. USA officials, cited by NBC News, also reportedly said Abedi's family had...

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Trump personal attorney receives, rejects House ask for info

Cohen confirmed to the news station that he has been asked to give testimony to House and Senate investigators delving into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in order to wi...

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Portland Mayor Urges Gov't To Cancel 'Trump Free Speech Rally'

Portland Mayor Urges Gov't To Cancel 'Trump Free Speech Rally'

He will make a first court appearance Monday, and it wasn't immediately clear if he had an attorney. A LaunchGood campaign spearheaded by Muslims to support the victims' families has raised almost $...

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N.Korea breakthrough in missile technology

North Korea was likely showing its determination to push ahead in the face of worldwide pressure to rein in its missile program and "to pressure the (South Korean) government to change its policy on ...

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Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says Macron

Mr Macron portrayed the meeting as just a first step in resetting the country's relations with Russian Federation. Putin did more than any other foreign leader to undermine Macron's legitimacy in ...

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Putin, Macron talk Syria, LGBT rights at their first face-to-face meet

The two leaders discussed the relationship between their nations, the situation in Syria, LGBT rights in Chechnya among other issues for three hours in the Palace of Versailles . Ahead of the vis...

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President Trump Criticizes Germany in Tweet Amid Tensions with Merkel

This will change", Trump tweeted . The President fired off a tweet Tuesday morning hitting Germany for its financial problems, after German Chancellor Angela Merkel spent the previous two day...

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Budget chief say debt ceiling may need to be raised soon

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin , meanwhile, gave Republicans the unwelcome news that they may have to cast a dreaded vote on increasing the government's borrowing authority before they break for t...

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Zuma faces 'no confidence' motion at ANC meeting

Zuma faces 'no confidence' motion at ANC meeting

Meanwhile Zuma loyalists will continue their efforts to block any no confidence motion on technical grounds. "We have the balance of power shifting within the ANC". have sufficient influence to precip...

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All Blacks get new logo for Lions series

Most players will only have played two or three games. "As an organisation, NZR is celebrating our 125-year anniversary, so it's a fitting time to partner with Te Papa to showcase numerous incre...

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Daesh claims Baghdad bombings that killed 31

Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul fell to IS in the summer of 2014 as the militants swept over much of the country's north and central areas. "Our units are continuing to advance. Civilians are b...

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Queen Elizabeth approves of Netflix's The Crown

Queen Elizabeth approves of Netflix's The Crown

According to The Independent , Queen Elizabeth II really liked the show which depicts Queen's early years in power - and touches on some deeply intimate aspects of her life, from Her Majesty's rela...

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UK's Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

She said she wanted a "deep and special" partnership with the EU. "There's a slogan -"You can't buy Bernie". Corbyn eschewed numerous sound bites that characterize this form of politicking, disa...

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Trump 'willing to deal well' with France, says Macron

Trump 'willing to deal well' with France, says Macron

The White House did not immediately respond, but Director of Strategic Communications Hope Hicks said, "I think his tweet was clear". One of those relationships was on display as Trump began the d...

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Germany ties in tatters amid row over trade, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

President Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted Germany for its trade practices and what he views as its shortchanging of other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members, further weakening a partnersh...

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Sri Lanka appeals for help as floods cripple water supply

In addition, 101,638 more people had to be evacuated, the DMC added. Gen. Sudantha Ranasinghe, who is heading the search and rescue mission. The rains have affected 14 districts in the country, the...

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Justices side with Mexican immigrant in deportation case

Juan Esquivel-Quintana migrated to Sacramento, Calif., with his parents in 2000 and became a lawful permanent resident. Though sexual abuse of a minor is a deportable offense under federal immigrati...

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Russians Agents Reportedly Bragged About Having 'Derogatory' Information on Trump and Advisers

The report said the sources would not say which campaign associates were talked about, and one source said the USA names intercepted in the surveillance were masked but the conversations were focused ...

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DOJ Will Seek Supreme Court Review Of Travel Ban

DOJ Will Seek Supreme Court Review Of Travel Ban

A federal appeals court in Virginia upheld the decision to block the Trump administration's second attempted ban, which would have barred citizens of six Muslim-majority nations from entering the US...

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Donald Trump 'to pull U.S. out of Paris climate change agreement'

The Axios news outlet cited three sources with direct knowledge in its report. President Donald Trump said Saturday he will hold off on a decision regarding the USA participation in the 195 nati...

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BC NDP's Horgan gathers caucus to ratify deal to govern with Greens

BC NDP's Horgan gathers caucus to ratify deal to govern with Greens

There would be no Green MLAs included in an NDP cabinet. Will never vote Green again! The agreement is for confidence measures only, and is not a coalition, Weaver said. Weaver has previously said t...

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Donald Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law Jared Kushner's Russia outreach

Trump meting with attorneys at the White House on Sunday, presumably over the latest development in the long-running Russian Federation intelligence saga, news reports said. US Representative Adam Sch...

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