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USA appeals injunction of Trump revised travel order

USA appeals injunction of Trump revised travel order

Watson's reasoning to extend the block coincides with his decision to implement the block two weeks ago: a precedent from the Supreme Court that used Trump's rhetoric about Muslims during the presid...

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Exxon Mobil urges Donald Trump to stay in Paris climate accord

China is keen to be seen leading the way in reducing climate change which Trump has in the past dismissed as a "hoax". The plan was opposed by the coal-mining industry, which was concerned about losin...

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Trump signs executive orders on United States trade deficit, duty collection

This comes ahead of the US President's first meeting with Chinese President Xi next week. The second executive order , spearheaded by Peter Navarro, director of the White House National Trade Counc...

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Rex Tillerson, China's Xi Jinping pledge cooperation

Rex Tillerson, China's Xi Jinping pledge cooperation

Washington took on a more aggressive stance following the rocket engine test , with some pundits suggesting a military option. China has proposed double suspension formula under which US and South ...

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South Korea's Park questioned in graft probe

The former President has been named a criminal suspect for allegedly abusing her power and colluding with her longtime friend Choi Soon-sil in extorting money from local conglomerates. The decision br...

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Poles celebrate European Union with march on bloc's 60th anniversary

Rome offered a fresh start: "The Union is starting up again. and has a vision for the next 10 years", he said . Poland together with the rest of the Eastern nations, is anxious over the idea suppo...

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French presidential candidate Le Pen predicts death of EU

Russian state-controlled television stations and other media have offered extensive, friendly coverage of Le Pen and Fillon while casting Macron in a more negative light, presenting him as a puppet of...

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Will the Russia-Trump investigation uncover anything?

Will the Russia-Trump investigation uncover anything?

Also Wednesday, Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, that there is "more than circumstantial evidence now" suggesting possible collusion between Trump's ...

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KZN officials laud indelible mark Ahmed Kathrada left on struggle for freedom

Struggle veteran Ahmed Kathrada had expressed that he did not want to be placed on life support‚ his foundation revealed on Tuesday. He said Kathy was an inspiration to people of South Africa and...

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China Urges US to Remain 'Coolheaded' on North Korea

China Urges US to Remain 'Coolheaded' on North Korea

Xi thanked Tillerson for a smooth transition to the Trump administration and expressed his appreciation for the sentiment that "the China-U.S. relationship can only be defined by cooperation and frien...

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Helicopter joins search for 91-year-old Pennsylvania judge

Edwin Kosik has been located by state police at Dunmore, Lackawanna County, according to the Pennsylvania state police Facebook. Kosik was last seen on surveillance video leaving Bill's ShopRite nea...

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North Korea's Next Nuclear Test Could Come At 'Any Time'

North Korea's Next Nuclear Test Could Come At 'Any Time'

Against the background of the launch, South Korea and the United States continued their annual "Foal Eagle" military exercises, which often provoke retaliation from the North Koreans. China has called...

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President Trump walks out before signing executive orders

It has been learned that the first executive order will commission a report on trade practices that caused the trade deficit and the second one will seek better collection of anti-dumping and coun...

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Callers reported a swerving pickup before deadly bus crash

Callers reported a swerving pickup before deadly bus crash

Jody Kuchler tells The Associated Press Friday he was driving behind the truck and had seen it being driven erratically prior to the collision on a rural two-lane road about 75 miles west of San Anton...

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White House wrong for withholding intelligence documents, says Democrat

Gen. H.R. McMaster, in order to keep Cohen-Watnick in his position. "This is going to be more on the "trim and optimize" as opposed to 'dismantle, '" said L. Schiff was later seen entering the White...

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Leaders reaffirm support for Palestinian state at Arab summit

Minister of Foreign and Expatriate Affairs, Ayman Safadi said the Arab Summit, which concluded today on Dead Sea shores, was a success by all standards and served, as His Majesty King Abdullah II want...

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Three arrested in connection with overpass collapse

The fire broke out around 6 p.m. Thursday, and the section collapsed an hour later. The transportation crisis comes at a awful time, said Col. Mark McDonough of Georgia's Department of Public Safe...

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Annual event of Brics New Development Bank begins in Delhi

Annual event of Brics New Development Bank begins in Delhi

Noting the shifts in current global market, Jaitley also added that geopolitical tension and protectionism will prove to be challenging for the emerging markets economies. Seven projects have been don...

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Korea says test shows North is making 'meaningful progress' in weapons program

Korea says test shows North is making 'meaningful progress' in weapons program

North Korea's state media released pictures of the high-thrust engine test overseen by leader Kim Jong Un, and reported him hailing it as "a new birth" of its rocket industry. US Secretary of State ...

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Dalai Lama recalls flight to India ahead of northeast trip

Dalai Lama recalls flight to India ahead of northeast trip

However, China has told India and Bangladesh, who are the two other users of Brahmaputra river, that the dams will have no downstream impact. "But such a relationship has to be built on certain foun...

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Venezuela leader urges court to review ruling on congress

The comments by Ortega Diaz, in which she said the court ruling "ruptured" the constitutional order, were a rare - nearly unheard of - public condemnation by a high-ranking government official of th...

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Columnist accuses Devin Nunes of misleading him

But that is hardly the only headache for the White House, where there is a staff shakeup. Nunes then went to the White House to brief them on the findings. One reporter pointed out that there's no way...

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Dayton rips Trump over environmental order reversals

Opponents say they will organize a public campaign and pursue legal options to challenge the order . "Our company's success ultimately depends on our ability to reliably source high-quality crops and...

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Syrian Fighters Facing Little Resistance At Tabqa Dam

SDF forces were helicoptered behind ISIL lines last week by USA forces to begin their assault on the dam, which is around 55km west of Raqqa. The extremists captured the city from Syrian rebels in 201...

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Venezuela's Supreme Court to Temporarily Assume Role of National Assembly

It highlighted the concern of the continent over the deterioration of Venezuelan democracy, human rights and overall health with food and medical supply shortages. Regional governments, as well as the...

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US Senator Mark Warner Accuses Russia of 'Propaganda on Steroids'

US Senator Mark Warner Accuses Russia of 'Propaganda on Steroids'

The Senate Intelligence Committee has called a total of 20 witnesses to testify in hearings , including Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, who allegedly earned tens of millions of do...

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Villanova stunned 65-62 by Wisconsin in NCAA

Villanova stunned 65-62 by Wisconsin in NCAA

Sweet Badgers: Wisconsin advanced to the Sweet 16 for a fourth straight season. And we just have to match every punch they threw and we couldn't flinch. "We're going to ride them as far as they take ...

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Dakota Access pipeline vandalism reported in 2 states

Mahaska County Sheriff Russell Van Renterghem in Iowa says it appears someone used a torch to cut a hole in the empty pipeline at an above-ground safety valve site southeast of Des Moines. The Dakota ...

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SKorean supporters of arrested ex-president protest in Seoul

SKorean supporters of arrested ex-president protest in Seoul

But with Park arrested, Samsung is anxious that Lee's trial could go on longer than expected or that the vice chairman could face the trial together with Park and others indicated over the briber...

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North Korea missile launch fails despite claims of major breakthrough

North Korea missile launch fails despite claims of major breakthrough

The statement , from Kim Jong-Un's Foreign Office, was released earlier this month before the latest tests. Washington would drop the "failed" approach of "strategic patience" with Pyongyang , Til...

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Malaysia surrenders Kim Jong-nam's body

Malaysia surrenders Kim Jong-nam's body

Hours after the news emerged in South Korea, Malaysian police confirmed that a North Korean man had died at the airport, without disclosing his identity. Kim Jong Nam (left) had spoken out publicly ag...

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Will EU give Britain easy ride in upcoming Brexit talks remains question

The parliament itself will not be in the negotiating chair but the legislature will have to approve any Brexit deal. "I voted for Brexit and today is the day that vote starts to count", said Charles...

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Angela Merkel's CDU wins regional German election

President Trump handed a bill to German Chancellor Angela Merkel for about $400 billion - money he claims Germany owes North Atlantic Treaty Organisation - during their White House meeting earlier t...

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Tesla Rolls Out Software 8.1 Autopilot Update

Tesla Rolls Out Software 8.1 Autopilot Update

One of the best things about Tesla cars is the fact that they can keep up with the times, courtesy of over the air updates the company regularly pushes to its cars. However, before drivers can enj...

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Rep. Jim Himes: What Does Flynn Have to Offer for Immunity?

Trump defended Flynn's request for immunity. "General Flynn certainly has a story to tell , and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit", Kelner wrote . Flynn's dangling of ...

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