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Muslim women stand with victims of Westminster attack

Muslim women stand with victims of Westminster attack

The 52-year-old "clearly had an interest in jihad", Neil Basu, deputy assistant commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police, told the BBC. Masood was shot dead by security officials after he plough...

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South Korea: Prosecutors seek former president Park's arrest

South Korea: Prosecutors seek former president Park's arrest

Prosecutors said they sought the arrest warrant for Park due to concerns that she may try to flee or destroy evidence. Park was accused of being unduly influenced by her longtime friend and advi...

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Ruppersberger Issues Statement on Cancellation of Vote on Healthcare Repeal Bill

Ruppersberger Issues Statement on Cancellation of Vote on Healthcare Repeal Bill

During a phone conference with reporters Thursday Cuomo took aim at Faso and others who supported the Republican bill. LEVEY: I think they will. I didn't run for Congress to be a spectator, nor ...

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Flynn Discussed Potentially Illegal Extradition of US Citizen

Flynn Discussed Potentially Illegal Extradition of US Citizen

Turkey's president has hit out at the head of Germany's intelligence service for suggesting that Berlin is not convinced USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen played a role in last year's failed coup. "It...

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'Umbrella' protesters face charges one day after new Hong Kong leader selected

'Umbrella' protesters face charges one day after new Hong Kong leader selected

As the outcome became clear, Mrs Lam's supporters in the public gallery cheered and waved Chinese flags. She said the charges were "an action of the current (government) done independently by the ...

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N.Ireland parties told time is running out to form new govt

N.Ireland parties told time is running out to form new govt

Last evening, Sinn Fein left the talks, saying the process had run its course, and they would no0t be nominating a Deputy First Minister today. Talks between Sinn Fein and the Democratic Unionist Pa...

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Plane Crashes Into Front Yard in Georgia

Plane Crashes Into Front Yard in Georgia

BREAKING: This is video from moments after a plane crashed into a home in Cobb County. The plane was believed to have gone down off Alabama 160 and Cox Cove Road near the Dollar General in Hayden, Blo...

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'No evidence' of London attacker link to jihadist groups

'No evidence' of London attacker link to jihadist groups

The family of an American man killed last week in the London attack has offered tribute to his generosity and say they are grateful for the help and support so many have shown during a disgusting ti...

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Pence: US 'giving serious consideration' to moving embassy to Jerusalem

Pence: US 'giving serious consideration' to moving embassy to Jerusalem

Regarding his campaign pledge to move the United States embassy to Jerusalem , Pence said only this was under serious consideration. Mr Trump has appointed as his ambassador to Israel the strident ...

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Britain extends talks to end N. Ireland stalemate: minister

Britain extends talks to end N. Ireland stalemate: minister

Northern Ireland's power-sharing arrangement means nationalists and unionists, who want to remain part of the United Kingdom, have to work together, with the First Minister and Deputy First Minister l...

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Jeff Sessions Announces Compliance Certification Requirement for DOJ Grants

Jeff Sessions Announces Compliance Certification Requirement for DOJ Grants

For example, the Department of Homeland Security recently issued a report showing that in a single week, there were more than 200 instances of jurisdictions refusing to honor I.C.E. He noted one Justi...

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School burglar caught with his trousers down

School burglar caught with his trousers down

According to Stephanie Boe of TUSD, the incident happened around 10:30 a.m. When the man saw the locksmith he ran and tried to jump back over the school's spiked fence. KGUN9 has reached out to TUSD...

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British, Scottish leaders to meet amid independence dispute

British, Scottish leaders to meet amid independence dispute

The Scottish Nationalists leapt on the comment to claim there was now "agreement on timescale", which would allow a second independence referendum to be held within two years. "Also I think it would b...

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In west Mosul, 'nowhere is safe for civilians'

The US-led coalition said on Saturday that it had carried out a strike in west Mosul on March 17 at which civilians were reportedly killed. In the statement , the pentagon explained that the stri...

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Jared Kushner gets a civic lesson after calling USA citizens government's 'customers'

Jared Kushner gets a civic lesson after calling USA citizens government's 'customers'

If the Senate Intelligence Committee does decide to press ahead with Kushner's interrogation he will become the closest person to the US President to be questioned over what the media has dubbed 'the ...

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Nuclear weapons ban treaty negotiations begin at the United Nations

Nuclear weapons ban treaty negotiations begin at the United Nations

World countries are set to launch talks on a global nuclear weapons ban despite objections from major nuclear powers . "There is nothing I want more for my family than a world with no nuclear weapon...

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USA turns down Russian Federation invitation to Afghan peace conference

USA turns down Russian Federation invitation to Afghan peace conference

Afghan officials say the Taliban have captured a key district in southern Helmand province while in the country's north, an Afghan officer turned his rifle on sleeping colleagues, killing nine polic...

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House conservatives say Obamacare repeal effort is not over

House conservatives say Obamacare repeal effort is not over

Their free-market approach to repeal-and-replace should have been the starting point in designing a replacement to ObamaCare. Now they own it. Objections among Republican moderates and the party's...

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LAGO Act seeks to make Trump visitor logs public

LAGO Act seeks to make Trump visitor logs public

The White House said Trump was in meetings, though photos emerged of him riding in a golf cart and wearing golf attire Saturday. First Lady Melania Trump made a brief appearance at a pre-par...

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Food industry calls on government to secure FTA before leaving EU

Food industry calls on government to secure FTA before leaving EU

Manufacturing accounts for about 10 per cent of Britain's economy. This includes the UK's fair share of tariff rate quotas for agricultural imports, as well as of any preferential access for United Ki...

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Freedom Caucus heads to White House ahead of healthcare vote

Freedom Caucus heads to White House ahead of healthcare vote

Trump's pitch didn't go over well, with Freedom Caucus members exchanging "disapproving looks" and "disturbed by his dismissiveness", POLITICO reports. The bill would have fulfilled the GOP's longti...

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Mike Pence: US Seriously Considering Moving Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Mike Pence: US Seriously Considering Moving Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Key members of the Trump administration are joining U.S. Congressional leaders for the opening of Washington's three-day annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC...

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Civilian death toll in Mosul 'catastrophic'

As combat continues, the Jadida incident highlights the complexity of fighting in west Mosul , where militants hide among families, using them as shields and putting at risk as many as half a million...

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Democrats, McCain back independent commission on alleged Trump-Russia ties

Democrats, McCain back independent commission on alleged Trump-Russia ties

The Associated Press reported this week that Manafort, before signing up with the Trump campaign, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire and wrote a proposal aimed at benefiting the government in...

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Recreational Pot Will Be Legal In Canada By July 2018

Recreational Pot Will Be Legal In Canada By July 2018

CBC News broke the story on Sunday night, stating that MP Bill Blair - the former Toronto police chief who has been handling the marijuana file for Justin Trudeau - spoke to the Liberal caucus about ...

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Woman arrested after scaling fence near White House - again

Woman arrested after scaling fence near White House - again

An alarm was activated and Secret Service Uniformed division officers "immediately responded" to the breach. Wahl was subsequently arrested for unlawful entry and was issued with a "stay away" order...

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Firefighters battling 4 house fires in Ensley

Firefighters battling 4 house fires in Ensley

In December, three dozen partygoers died in an Oakland warehouse fire that was the deadliest structure fire in the U.S.in more than a decade. Video footage on local media showed smoke billowing into...

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Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

Katasonova, an aide to Evgeny Fedorov, a hardline Duma member in Putin's party, is emblematic of Putin's push to realign the world away from globalized liberal democracy to one run by fellow hardlin...

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OPEC, non-members extend oil output cuts

OPEC, non-members extend oil output cuts

Amrita Sen , chief oil analyst for Energy Aspects , was more optimistic when she told Bloomberg that OPEC pushed an additional 1.5 million barrelsper day of production late into a year ago prior...

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Iran, Russia to ink numerous cooperation agreements in Rouhani's upcoming visit

Iran, Russia to ink numerous cooperation agreements in Rouhani's upcoming visit

But "the main thing will take place on March 28, when Presidents Putin and Rouhani are due to sit down for talks and will focus on important political issues", Sazhin said. Russian Federation has soug...

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Overcharging Older Americans Will Not Fix Healthcare System

Overcharging Older Americans Will Not Fix Healthcare System

Taking his turn in front of the fired-up crowd near the federal courthouse, Cedillo said it was "immoral and heartless" of Republicans to attempt to repeal and replace the act. Plans had basically no ...

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Trump blames Republican radicals for failure of 'Trumpcare'

Trump blames Republican radicals for failure of 'Trumpcare'

But on Friday, it wasn't the far-right Freedom Caucus, but the Democrats Trump publicly blamed for the measure's failure, even though it was a lack of Republican support for the legislation that ultim...

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Pakistani authorities nab 100 Indian fishermen, 19 boats

Pakistani authorities nab 100 Indian fishermen, 19 boats

India's National Fishworkers Forum secretary Manish Lodhari said, "We got to know that more than 100 fishermen who were on board around 18 fishing boats were apprehended by PMSA near the global mariti...

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Chinese firm to help operate South West Trains franchise

Chinese firm to help operate South West Trains franchise

First MTR South Western Trains is a joint venture between Hong Kong's MTR and First Group, an Aberdeen-based multinational. First MTR will take over from Stagecoach, which now runs SWT services acro...

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Westminster attack: New arrest as tech firms face 'ticking off'

British-born Masood, 52, was known to the police for a number of previous convictions for assaults, including possession of offensive weapons. "We are determined to understand if Masood was a lone a...

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