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As Trump Border Wall Reaches First Deadline, Some Proposals Go Public

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Wednesday sought to manage expectations for a U.S. -Mexico border wall , while also softening on earlier indications that the administration might separate p...

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Trump to Kushner and Bannon: Work This Out

Trump to Kushner and Bannon: Work This Out

Bannon walk on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington on March 15 after traveling to Detroit and Nashville with President Trump. Haley's attempt to nudge the president to embrace regime chang...

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US Syria strike: Donald Trump reasons out why runways were not hit

Talking with ABC's This Week host George Stephanopoulos, the official, who is set to visit Moscow April 11-12, said he would "call upon Foreign Minister Lavrov and the Russian government to fulfill ...

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Texas apartment block has terrifying glass-bottomed rooftop pool

Texas apartment block has terrifying glass-bottomed rooftop pool

The pool is located at the top of Market Square Tower , a high-rise apartment building that opened in Houston, Texas, last November . If you're looking to experience this heart-stopping swim for y...

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Japan issues 'strong protest' over N.Korea missile launch

South Korea says North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the waters off its east coast. U.S. President Donald Trump says North Korea will top the agenda during his meeting with Chinese Presid...

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Egypt president declares state of emergency

The cathedral in Alexandria was likely targeted because of the presence of Pope Tawadros. Yesterday, two terrorist attacks in Egypt left at least 49 dead, and 78 injured. "Why are you preventing u...

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India offers US$5 billion credit line to Bangladesh for projects, defence

India offers US$5 billion credit line to Bangladesh for projects, defence

I know that her feelings for Bangladesh are as warm as my own. "I assure you and the people of Bangladesh of our commitment and continuing efforts", he said. The BBIN initiative was taken after Pakist...

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Mcebisi Jonas no longer an ANC MP

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe has regretted the "unprecedented" development of top party officials publicly disagreeing with President Jacob Zuma . Before the meeting, the president drew rar...

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Banks won't quit France if it's out of euro - Le Pen

That would eliminate him at that stage along with the other remaining candidates. "I want to recover the optimism of the French", said 39-year-old centrist Emmanuel Macron, now tipped to win in May,...

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Narendra Modi, Australia PM Turnbull take metro ride to Akshardham temple

Australia is also a key partner in education and skills development, and some 60,000 Indian students now study in Australia, according to Indian figures. He was bullish about striking an agreement ove...

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Egypt on edge as Christians bury dead from church attacks

Egypt on edge as Christians bury dead from church attacks

Tveit said, "Government action must be matched by solidarity among Muslims, Christians and people of all faiths as they interact at the local level and together denounce any violent attack". "It's a p...

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Spotify executive killed in Stockholm attack

Spotify executive killed in Stockholm attack

Meanwhile, police were continuing their investigation into the main suspect, identified as a 39-year-old Uzbek who went underground when he received a deportation order after his permanent residency a...

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US missile strike could resonate beyond Syria

Much of the global community rallied behind Trump's decision to fire the cruise missiles in reaction to this week's chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of men, women and children in Syria. UN S...

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Hollande and Trudeau meet to mark 'birth of Canada' at Vimy Ridge

The victory, where French and British armies had failed, was instrumental in Canada being given an independent role in the signing of the Treaty of Versailles. Vimy School was build in 1930 to commemo...

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Fox investigating sexual harassment claim against O'Reilly

Later in the show, Baldwin returned - not as Trump - but as the scandal-plagued Fox News commentator Bill O'Reilly. Political comedy needs to be measured by what is both amusing and makes insightful p...

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Vimy Ridge centennial commemorated in Surrey's Veterans Square

Trudeau was at the site in France surrounded by dignitaries like French President Francoise Hollande and and Britain's Prince Charles. Hundreds gathered at the National War Memorial on Saturday to rem...

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James Brokenshire to make Commons statement on Stormont

James Brokenshire to make Commons statement on Stormont

Parties in Northern Ireland have a "short few weeks" to strike a deal to save powersharing at Stormont, Secretary of State James Brokenshire has said. He added: "Will we be back, will we get the insti...

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UN Security Council condemns Egypt church bombings

The security forces have been put on alert in anticipation of more attacks. Islamic State terror group has claimed the responsibility for yesterday's church bombings in the Nile Delta cities of Ale...

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U.S. gains Trump backing for World Cup bid with Mexico, Canada

U.S. gains Trump backing for World Cup bid with Mexico, Canada

Three CONCACAF nations:the United States of America, Canada and Mexico are scheduled to make what is being billed as a historic announcement on April 10th in New York City. The African nation have u...

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N Korea blasts US strikes on Syria

Harry Harris, the commander of US Pacific Command, directed the USS Carl Vinson strike group to sail north to the Western Pacific after departing Singapore on Saturday, Pacific Command announced. ...

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Syria airstrikes: Trump bombing HASN'T stopped Assad

The American ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, claimed that the USA "took a very measured step" and added that "we are prepared to do more". USA officials informed Russian forces ahead of the miss...

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Trump speaks with Swedish prime minister on truck attack

Trump speaks with Swedish prime minister on truck attack

Carl Forsaljare, a magazine seller, was in the area during the attack but said he was not surprised it happened in peaceful Sweden. The court said it will decide Tuesday on his detention. Many people ...

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Boris Johnson cancels trip to Moscow after United States strikes on Syria

Russian defence ministry spokesman Maj Gen Igor Konashenkov said the strike destroyed six Syrian air force MiG-23 fighter jets which were undergoing repairs, but did not damage other warplanes at the ...

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Gorsuch sworn into Supreme Court, vows to serve the law

After a bitter process that lead to an historic rule change in the U.S. Senate, Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as the 113th Supreme Court Justice. Gorsuch was sworn in during the ceremony by justice An...

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Uber hits back at Waymo in auto lidar court battle

Uber hits back at Waymo in auto lidar court battle

Over the past months, Uber remained silent over allegations that it stole Google's self-driving technology by buying the company, Otto. He and two other Waymo employees are accused of downloading ...

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Missile Strike Is Greeted With Ambivalence

Our heritage, our town, our mosques, our churches are destroyed, not only by the regime but by Iran, by Russian Federation. He said Washington came dangerously close to "a military clash" with nuc...

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Over 280 Iraqi security forces members killed in west Mosul - US general

Over 280 Iraqi security forces members killed in west Mosul - US general

The close-quarter fighting between Iraqi forces and militants using human shields and booby-trapped houses to slow their advance is making it harder to avoid endangering more civilians, a top USA mili...

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Schiff: Still no 'definitive' link between Russia, Trump campaign

Schiff: Still no 'definitive' link between Russia, Trump campaign

Robert Kelner, Flynn's lawyer, said Flynn's initial filing was a draft, submitted just days before his client resigned. Flynn was forced to resign in February from his position as Trump's first nati...

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Teesta is the lifeline of North Bengal, says Mamata

Teesta is the lifeline of North Bengal, says Mamata

But water is a state subject in India, and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee believes such a proposal would severely impact irrigation and other water intensive projects in the northern part of her state...

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Trump's next target is North Korea. US sends aircraft carrier

Trump's next target is North Korea. US sends aircraft carrier

In addition, as the two presidents dined in Florida on Thursday, the USA mounted a surprise air strike against Syria, a move analysts said was also a warning targeted at Pyongyang. On Fox News , Lt. ...

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At least 10 killed in two bomb attacks in Somali capital

But it was not clear if army chief Ahmed Mohamed Jimale was among them, he said. Military official Lieutenant Colonel Mohamed Abdirahman told AFP the attacker had been "disguised as a member of the ...

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BC Liberals stand pat with platform

BC Liberals stand pat with platform

Pay the tolls at the Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges in Metro Vancouver, or pay them through taxes. "We're going to do that because it's critically important that we address the congestion and add...

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US Senate Confirms Trump's Supreme Court Pick Gorsuch

US Senate Confirms Trump's Supreme Court Pick Gorsuch

Vice President Mike Pence presided over the Senate during the historic vote to fill the vacancy left past year by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. On Nov. 21, 2013, when Democrats controlled the...

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Suspect's status as failed asylum-seeker saddens Stockholm

Suspect's status as failed asylum-seeker saddens Stockholm

The motive for the attack was not known, but the method resembled previous attacks using vehicles in Nice, Berlin and London, all of them claimed by ISIL. The explosives had originally been in the glo...

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Israel Closes Egyptian Border After Deadly Blasts in Egypt's North

Israel Closes Egyptian Border After Deadly Blasts in Egypt's North

Egypt is waging a military campaign against Islamist extremist militants in the Sinai, who have been behind attacks on Egyptian civilians and soldiers as well as periodic rocket fire into Israel. ISIS...

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