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Arab Leaders Renew Call for Palestinian State

The Arab League has made a decision to stand it's ground with the original peace initiative from 2002, leaving it unaltered. Jordan has a large Palestinian population and also serves as custodian of...

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Zuma sacks finance minister in major reshuffle

Zuma sacks finance minister in major reshuffle

The country's main opposition party said it would challenge the move in court. Gordhan has been seen as standing up to President Zuma in cabinet and has warned against corruption becoming rampan...

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Russian Federation 'pressured' to enter confrontation with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Allies that have a plan to reach the 2 percent guideline need to accelerate efforts and show results", Tillerson said in Brussels , according to the Associated Press . She added that "there are qu...

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The EU publishes its official plan for Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May published columns in seven European papers on Thursday to stress that a Brexit deal was "in all our interests", striking a conciliatory tone before negotiations begi...

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In Moscow, France's Le Pen Calls For 'Strategic Cooperation' With Russia

In an interview previous year with CNN, Le Pen said she was left with no choice after French banks turned her down. "We're not trying in any way to intervene but we reserve the right for ourselves...

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Trump set to sign executive orders to stop trade abuses

Ross, the commerce secretary, also said Trump will sign two executive orders on Friday. It said that , as of May 2015, about $2.3 billion in anti-dumping and countervailing duties owed to the USA g...

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Amid Weakening Polls, Health Care Failure, Analysts Suggest Trump Reset

The investment of time and energy by the president, Vice President Mike Pence and HHS Secretary Thomas Price seemed fruitless after it became clear not enough Freedom Caucus members were ready to supp...

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Israel official: Arab summit reflects challenges

Israel official: Arab summit reflects challenges

On the eve of the summit on Tuesday, Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas and USA president Donald Trump's adviser Jason Greenblatt had what Mr Greenblatt described as a "very positive" meeti...

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Northern NSW preparing for flood clean up

Northern NSW preparing for flood clean up

The levee overflow was moving at three metres per second, Lismore mayor Isaac Smith said. The discovery came after the body of another woman was found on a property south of Murwillumbah around 8am....

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Tillerson meets wife of U.S. pastor jailed in Turkey

Tillerson is the most senior American official to visit Turkey since the inauguration of President Donald Trump in January and he is due to also meet with Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. "There's n...

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Note to GOP: Don't expect Dems to help dump ObamaCare

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to target the House Freedom Caucus, which helped block his Obamacare replacement bill, but analysts say the conservative Republicans in th...

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'Behavior Consistent With a Cover-Up': CA Dem Blasts Nunes, Trump Admin

The lawyer, David O'Neil, wrote that there may not be a reason for Yates to withhold information related to former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation because to...

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Stolen Super Bowl jerseys, helmet found

He became the first quarterback to win five Super Bowls, and he tied Charles Haley for the record as a five-time Super Bowl champion. You can agree that this whole "Jerseygate" fiasco is a little ri...

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Brazil 3 Paraguay 0

Argentina had been rocked just hours before kick-off after confirmation Messi had been hit with a four-match ban following a ruling from disciplinary chiefs at world governing body Federation Interna...

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Brexit security row a 'misunderstanding', Cabinet minister says

Brexit security row a 'misunderstanding', Cabinet minister says

In a statement in the House of Commons, the Prime Minister told members this marks "the moment for the country to come together". "It won't affect us at all", said John Battersby of the online peer-...

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Voting For Bulgaria's Snap Parliamentary Elections '17 Begins

Voting For Bulgaria's Snap Parliamentary Elections '17 Begins

The result allows party leader Boiko Borisov, a former prime minister, to form his third cabinet. The Socialist Party was in second place, polling 27.1 percent. Speaking at the official closing of t...

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Great-grandma survives 5 days in vehicle stranded in snow

Great-grandma survives 5 days in vehicle stranded in snow

Her Nissan Sentra got stuck at the end of a muddy dirt road, where its battery drained after she left the flashing lights on to try and attract attention. She was also unable to get a signal on her ph...

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China and US should handle sensitive issues in their ties: Xi

China and US should handle sensitive issues in their ties: Xi

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on March 18, softening previous criticism of Beijing after talks with his Chinese counterpart. Tillerson's counterpart, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, meanwhile insi...

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Putin says will be 'glad' to meet Trump when scandals over

Putin says will be 'glad' to meet Trump when scandals over

The anti-Russian card is being played by various political forces in the U.S. to reinforce the positions of certain politicians, Putin added, slamming as nonsense claims that the Russian ambassador ...

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Goodwin: Failed Health Care Bill Proof Bipartisanship Is Dead

Goodwin: Failed Health Care Bill Proof Bipartisanship Is Dead

Raúl Labrador, R-Idaho, a member of the group of conservatives who helped take down the GOP health care bill. On Sunday, Trump turned his criticism toward conservative lawmakers for the failure...

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Liverpool ace Philippe Coutinho hopes to continue winning run in Merseyside derby

Liverpool ace Philippe Coutinho hopes to continue winning run in Merseyside derby

Everton captain Phil Jagielka said on Tuesday his side will be especially fired-up to win this weekend's Merseyside derby against Liverpool after a horrific injury suffered by team-mate Seamus Cole...

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Clint Dempsey, Christian Pulisic star again as US men draw with Panama

Defender Omar Gonzalez 6: He was solid all night with principle responsibility containing Honduran striker Alberth Elis. Panama tied the score on Gomez's 12th worldwide goal, the first against t...

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White House staffers assisted Nunes in gathering intelligence material last week

White House staffers assisted Nunes in gathering intelligence material last week

These current investigations are being conducted by the House Committee, Senate Committee, and the FBI. When asked if the president was concerned that Flynn may reveal something, Spicer replied, "no...

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Cristiano Ronaldo face-to-face with peculiar statue of Real star's head

The Madeira Islands airport in Portugal honored soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo by naming the airport after him and presenting him a busted statue. Needless to say, the commemorative artwork deli...

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FIFA Bans Lionel Messi For Four Games

Messi was dealt the suspension and a fine of 10,000 Swiss francs (8,104 pounds) by FIFA's disciplinary panel and is due to miss three more of Argentina's remaining four World Cup qualifiers after si...

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S Korea media slam govt over ferry 'remains'

S Korea media slam govt over ferry 'remains'

The Sewol ferry, lifted from where it sank off the southwestern coast about three years ago, is brought to port at Mokpo, South Korea, on March 31. Finding the remains of the missing victims would...

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SA Parliament condemns 'senseless' London attack

So far, the police believe he acted alone when he drove a hired auto into civilians on Westminster Bridge before running into the grounds of parliament and stabbing a police officer to death. The last...

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Paraguay senators vote in secret to allow presidential re-election

Paraguay senators vote in secret to allow presidential re-election

Television images show protesters breaking the glass windows of the South American country's Congress after several hours of escalating violence and confrontations with police. If passed, the change w...

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Massive fire crumbles Atlanta interstate bridge; none hurt

Massive fire crumbles Atlanta interstate bridge; none hurt

Atlanta Police told WGCL the fire burned piles of plastic wiring under the overpass. A raging fire Thursday afternoon caused a 350-foot section of the interstate to collapse north of downtown Atlan...

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Venezuela prosecutor criticizes pro-government court ruling

During a nationwide address on Thursday, Maduro didn't mention the Supreme Court decision or respond to the criticism. "But since I apparently control everything, I suppose I wrote both the attorney...

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Top intel Democrat views material at White House

It looks like, at least right now, the answer is no. "When the time comes to consider requests for immunity from any witness, we will of course require a detailed proffer of any intended testimony",...

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Britain begins Brexit as first divisions emerge

Britain begins Brexit as first divisions emerge

The document also calls for "flexible and imaginative solutions" for the issue of the UK's land border with Ireland, with the aim of "avoiding a hard border". Gibraltar has a population of 32,000 and ...

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'Tremendous' traffic impact expected after bridge collapse

The fire was still being attended to Thursday night. Atlanta officials say a massive fire that burned for more than an hour caused the collapse of the interstate overpass. "We still have personnel a...

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Syrian rebels press major assault near Hama

Syrian rebels press major assault near Hama

A spokesman for the main rebel group behind the attack, Failaq al Rahman, said they had retaken all the positions they lost to the Syrian army on Monday. The SOHR said at least 143 air raids were cond...

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Germany hits out at Tillerson's demand for more North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spending

Tillerson's remarks prompted a strong reaction from the Russian Foreign Ministry, which said it was " baffled " by the Secretary's rhetoric, especially considering the timing of the remarks which ca...

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