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Blast Rips Through Sufi Shrine in Pakistan, 30 Dead

The statement further said the military has found links between the attacks and militant networks operating across the border in Afghanistan. "The Islamic State (group) might not have a strong organ...

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Condolences pour in for Russia's United Nations envoy Churkin

Former U.S. ambassador to UN, Samantha Power, who often argued against and criticized Churkin on critical issues, tweeted she was "devastated" by his the death of the "diplomatic maestro" who was a "d...

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BSF foils infiltration bid, militant killed, huge ammo seized

Report said that on Monday night, after observing suspicious movement BSF men challenged a group who responded with indiscriminate firing. At first light around 0700 hrs, BSF party carried out thoro...

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Drew Peterson transferred out of IL prison system

Drew Peterson transferred out of IL prison system

As of Tuesday, he is in federal custody in Terre Haute. His name appears on the Bureau of Prisons' website, but it lists him as "not in BOP custody". IDOC officials said Peterson was transferred int...

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Trump aides' contacts with Russian Federation, not leaks, threaten America's security

December 25 - According to incoming Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Flynn sends a text to Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak "wishing him a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year" and saying he looks fo...

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Le Pen Refuses to Wear Headscarf for Meeting With Lebanese Grand Mufti

In second round voting on 7 May, Macron was expected to take 58% of the vote versus 42% for Le Pen , the same as on Monday. "If [you don't like it] never mind", she said. France will hold its first r...

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Vail to buy Stowe Mountain Resort

Vail Resorts will look to retain most of Stowe's employees and look to integrate the mountain in the Epic Pass for the 2017-2018 winter. Vail Resorts owns ski areas in Colorado, California, Utah,...

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U.S. agency outlines Trump-era immigration practices

Another new provision would be to immediately return Mexican immigrants who are apprehended at the border back home pending the outcomes of their deportation hearings, rather than house them on USA ...

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Ecuador Vote Count Delayed Until Wednesday as Protests Mount

Moreno, 63, hoped to top 40 percent of the vote with a 10-point lead. Andres Paez, Guillermo Lasso's running mate on the CREO ticket, called for their supporters to gather in front of the CNE in north...

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Teenagers fall through ice into Central Park pond, cops say

The boys were rushed to local hospitals where they were treated for minor hypothermia and released. "Some were like, "No, it's dangerous" and [others] were like, 'No, let's [walk on the ice].' So afte...

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China halts North Korea coal imports after missile test

China halts North Korea coal imports after missile test

China already banned coal imports from North Korea last April to comply with sanctions imposed by the United Nations and aimed at starving its neighbor of funds for its nuclear and ballistic missile p...

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Trump cites (fake) attack in Sweden

Trump cites (fake) attack in Sweden

It added: "OK let's not be fake news, this story took place in the autumn, but was reported Friday before lunchtime and we thought you would like it. The highlight of his lengthy speech was what he ...

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Asean foreign ministers push dialogues to ease sea tension

Foreign ministers of the 10-member Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) were unanimous in their concern about Beijing's reclamation and militarization of manmade islands, Philippine Foreign...

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Trump visits the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Trump said he was "deeply proud" that the museum exists to honor "the millions of African-American men and women who built our national heritage". "They've done an incredible job - and now we see th...

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No survivors in Melbourne chartered plane crash

The twin-engine aircraft, with five people on board, left the airport about 9am on Tuesday on its way to King Island. The fourth U.S. citizen's identity hasn't been revealed. CASA records showed the...

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Despite Trump's announcement, China factories continue to manufacture 'Ivanka Trump's' shoes

Despite Trump's announcement, China factories continue to manufacture 'Ivanka Trump's' shoes

These are predominantly clothing, makeup and undergarment companies, according to the trademark office. Another application, from a company called the Fujian Yingjie Commodity Company, was for "Ivanka...

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Riot breaks out in Sweden amid Trump's immigration criticism

Riot breaks out in Sweden amid Trump's immigration criticism

Just two days prior, Trump had named Sweden in a list of European countries that were plagued by a wave of terror attacks due to their refugee policies. Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet reported that a...

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Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen slain across border

The family will seek at least $10 million, he said. Some have argued that ruling in favor of the agent would set a precedent of ambiguity surrounding the border and how United States officials and a...

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Le Pen walks out of Beirut meeting in headscarf 'stunt'

Le Pen walks out of Beirut meeting in headscarf 'stunt'

But Le Pen told reporters that she hadn't been required to wear a headscarf when she met Egypt's top cleric in 2015. She said she had informed the mufti's aides the night before that she would not we...

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Malaysia recalls ambassador to North Korea, summons Pyongyang's envoy

Malaysia recalls ambassador to North Korea, summons Pyongyang's envoy

The video shows a man - believed to be Kim Jong-nam - heading towards the self check-in area of Kuala Lumpar airport in Malaysia. Raja Nushirwan Zainal Abidin, Deputy Secretary General for Bilateral...

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Gulp! Half-eaten shark washes up on Florida beach

Gulp! Half-eaten shark washes up on Florida beach

Tamra Marris, spokeswoman for the county's Beach Safety Ocean Rescue. Last fall, sharks bit three surfers over the span of just a few hours in New Smyrna Beach. Officials said the shark might have b...

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Nagaland crisis: TR Zeliang steps down as chief minister

As per reports, Neiphiu Rio, the former Chief Minister and sole MP from the state, appears to be a front-runner for the Chief Ministership. He was chosen as the new Chief minister at the meeting of ...

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Lebanon PM says Muslims are first target of terrorism

Affording to AFP, Dar al-Fatwa said in a statement Tuesday that its press office informed Le Pen she needed to wear the scarf per protocol. Ms Le Pen, who is on a three-day visit to Lebanon and ha...

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Muslim nations should support Palestinian resistance: Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei

Muslim nations should support Palestinian resistance: Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei

Iran has hosted similar conferences to support the Palestinians and oppose Israel every four years since the early 1990s, the AP noted. He also said that the global atmosphere is moving toward count...

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Death toll of Pakistan's shrine blast rises to 88

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif vowed that security forces would track down the perpetrators of the attack, according to Pakistani state TV. The terror attack by Islamic State on Thursday at Sufi Lal Shah...

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Bull goes on the run in New York City

It was not immediately clear what the fate of Tuesday's cow would be. Officials chased the bull before 11 a.m. until was cornered in the backyard of a home on Marsden Street. A cow that apparently e...

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'No Cause for Worry', Buhari 'Speaks' On His Health

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday expressed appreciation to millions of Nigerian citizens wishing him well and paying blindly for his overseas "medical vacation", and told them he has chose to rema...

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Drake's Sweet Birthday Message To Rihanna Will Give You All The Feels

Their rumoured relationship between Drake and Rihanna may be rumoured to be over, but what isn't a rumour is that Monday, Feb. 20 is RiRi's 29th birthday. "She is one of my best friends in the world...

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Afghan soil to be not used against Pakistan: US, Afghan authorities

Is Afghanistan to blame for the terrorist attacks in Pakistan? As Pakistan's border with Afghanistan at Torkham and Chaman checkposts remains closed, authorities have issued shoot-at-sight orders f...

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Trump denounces anti-Semitism: 'It has to stop'

Trump also offered comments about issues and tensions pertaining to America's racial divide. Interestingly, it was the explicitly progressive channel MSNBC that got the best response, perhaps a refl...

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Won't allow INLD to dig SYL canal: BJP leader

Won't allow INLD to dig SYL canal: BJP leader

The move comes the Indian National Lok Dal on Monday threatened to start digging the canal. "We have made adequate security arrangements to deal with this situation", Arora said today. Reacting to t...

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Robert Reich: What Did Trump Know of the Russian Plot?

Robert Reich: What Did Trump Know of the Russian Plot?

Flynn was sacked by President Donald Trump earlier this week after it was revealed that he withheld information from Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with Sergey Kislyak, Russia's a...

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Dmitry Firtash: Paul Manafort's Ukraine Connection To Be Extradited

Dmitry Firtash: Paul Manafort's Ukraine Connection To Be Extradited

Mr Manafort at the time was working as a consultant and lobbyist for Mr Yanukovych, who was putting together his ultimately successful campaign for Ukraine's 2010 presidential election. Firtash has be...

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Emma Watson Surprisingly Didn't Channel Belle For 'Beauty And The Beast' Photocall

Emma Watson Surprisingly Didn't Channel Belle For 'Beauty And The Beast' Photocall

The clip, released by the official "Beauty" Twitter account , features the introductory tune " Belle ", in which the townsfolk of our heroine's quaint provincial village greet each other with "bonjou...

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Russia's UN Ambassador Dies Suddenly in NY

The Security Council members expressed deepest condolences to his family, the Russian government and people. Vitaly Churkin , 64, was working at his desk at the Russian embassy when he collapsed - ...

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