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France not responsible for 1942 round-up of Jews, says Le Pen

France not responsible for 1942 round-up of Jews, says Le Pen

She added that if anyone is responsible "it's those who were in power at the time, it's not France". The Vel' d'Hiv Roundup was named after a velodrome stadium where 13,000 Jews were rounded up in J...

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Trump says Rice may have committed crime with unmasking requests

He continued,"It's such an important story for our country and the world". Trump told the New York Times Wednesday that media outlets, including the Times , have not adequately covered the story....

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Yahoo Sued For Not Protecting Chinese Dissidents' Funds

Yahoo Sued For Not Protecting Chinese Dissidents' Funds

The Foundation's website is now not in service. The Facebook page was last updated in October. The plaintiffs in today's case want Yahoo to replenish the full $17.3 million trust and change its word...

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The hunt is on: Hundreds turn out for Lopat Easter event

The day was flawless weather for an egg hunt. Cotton says the Kin Club will collect those eggs at the end of the hunt to be washed and reused. The parents were eager to see the smiles on their child...

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Putin warns of chemical weapons 'provocations' to frame Assad

Instead, the U.S. is hoping to use the visit, the first by a Trump Cabinet official to Russia, to convey its expectations to Moscow and then allow the Russians a period of time to respond. "To b...

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Divisions remain when it comes to repealing Obamacare

Divisions remain when it comes to repealing Obamacare

That prompted an angry Trump to say that he was moving on to tax reform. Another 30 percent of respondents support a full "repeal and replace" of the law, while only 26 percent want to keep the Afford...

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Bringing BJP to power Election Commission's only aim: Kejriwal

Kejriwal said while wondering as to why the poll body was not ready to investigate it. On Sunday, the Election Commission had said that EVMs are robust and tamper-proof and even the manufacturers ca...

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Hack it if you can: Election commission throws open challenge on EVMs

After the Assembly elections earlier this year in five states - Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur, many political parties and candidates have raised their voice against the use of EVM...

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"Come And Hack Our EVMs" - Election Commission Throws 'Open Challenge'

The Election Commission has promised to call an all-party meeting on electronic voting machines after the Congress today led a delegation of 17 opposition parties to mount pressure on the panel to r...

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G7 foreign ministers seek new push to end Syria war

Despite initial indications of warmed ties between the United States and Russian Federation following Mr Trump's arrival in the White House in January, relations between the two superpowers have reach...

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In New Arvind Kejriwal Barb, Election Commission Is 'Dhritarashtra' Helping 'Duryodhana'

At least 13 opposition parties have now made a decision to unite and take up faulty EVMs with the Election Commission as well as President Pranab Mukherjee. Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and se...

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Pope condemns Egypt church blast, appeals for end to terror

Monsignor Becciu, who will travel to Egypt with the Pontiff, said Egypt has assured them that everything will go as smoothy as possible. "Egyptians are looking forward to Pope Francis' visit, althou...

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China Lifts Ban on US Beef

China has increased pressure and imposed restrictions on some South Korean companies doing business in China, which led many in the South to believe Beijing was retaliating against the deployment of t...

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Tillerson: Russia must choose between Assad, US

But the G7 foreign ministers chose instead to wait for the outcome of an global investigation into the attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun last week, which prompted the United States to la...

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U.S. envoy Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow

The Kremlin declined to say if Putin would meet Tillerson. Instead, the U.S.is hoping to use the visit - the first by a Trump Cabinet official to Russia - to convey expectations to Moscow and allo...

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Kim Jong-nam's body released to North Korea

North Korea's young leader, Kim Jong Un, had issued a "standing order" for his elder half-brother's assassination, according to some South Korean lawmakers, and there was a failed attempt on his life ...

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Macron's lead narrows in French presidential election, polls show

Macron's lead narrows in French presidential election, polls show

On Jean Lasalle - "son of a shepherd, brother of a shepherd" - with his impenetrable Pyrenean accent; on Francois Asselineau with his "Frexit" obsession; on the rival Trotskyites Philippe Poutou and N...

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Australian PM arrives on four-day India visit

Australian PM arrives on four-day India visit

Modi received Turnbull this morning, who arrived the night before for a four-day visit. India and Australia signed agreements Monday on cooperating to combat worldwide terrorism and transnational orga...

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US Congress makes move to repeal data privacy laws

US Congress makes move to repeal data privacy laws

However, according to critics, the rule would have adversely impacted innovation. The vote comes as part of Republicans' efforts to strike down regulations issued during the final months of Democrat...

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House Intelligence Member Rep. Pete King: Rice Appearance Before Intelligence Panels "Likely"

Trump also suggested other officials in former President Barack Obama's administration may also have been involved, but provided no evidence to back his claims. Rice claimed during an interview with ...

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Republicans hold onto Kansas House seat

The Kansas special election is the first of five House elections that are taking place through the end of June, with Republicans defending four seats. The contest had been a sleepy affair until last w...

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With Syria Strike, US Sends Clear Message to North Korea And China

With Syria Strike, US Sends Clear Message to North Korea And China

Administration officials have said the attack successfully destroyed refueling stations, hangars and some planes, effectively making the base inoperable. While Johnson is no longer travelling to Russi...

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Donald Trump says U.S. won't get further involved in Syria

Tillerson says it's unclear whether Russian Federation failed to take seriously its obligations in Syria or has been incompetent. The White House later on Monday said Trump had spoken with May and s...

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Gorsuch oath returns full 9 to high court

After taking his constitutional oath at a White House public ceremony, Judge Gorsuch was sworn in to the Supreme Court Monday as the 113th Justice. Justice Antonin Scalia , the fiery judge Gorsuc...

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Complaint: Manifesto suspect wrote apology before gun theft

A complaint charging Jakubowski with Burglary, Felony Theft, and Possession of Burglarious Tools in Rock County states the sheriff's office was called to an intruder alarm at Armageddon Supplies at ab...

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Sergei Lavrov urges US to stop further attacks on Assad

The Russian foreign ministry, in a statement ahead of his visit, said it was concerned about many aspects of US foreign policy, including on Libya, Yemen and Syria, but said it was particularly concer...

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President Trump: 'We Are Not Going Into Syria'

The G7 ministers, meeting for two days in the northwestern Italian city of Lucca, were being joined on April 11 by foreign ministers from five countries in the region that oppose Assad's rule - Turkey...

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G7 nations are standing firm with Tillerson's tough stance on Russian Federation

G7 nations are standing firm with Tillerson's tough stance on Russian Federation

Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday trust had eroded between the United States and Russian Federation under President Donald Trump, as Moscow delivered an unusually hostile reception to Secretary of Stat...

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India, Bangladesh ink pacts on navigation, earth sciences, judicial training

Talking about India extending the Line of Credit (LoC) worth Rs. 4.5 billion dollars to Bangladesh, Jaishankar said that both the countries have already identified 17 projects including port developme...

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11-year-old girl named as victim in Stockholm truck attack

11-year-old girl named as victim in Stockholm truck attack

Handcuffed and wearing a thick green hoodie over his head, he kept his head bowed down. The president of the court told him to remove a sweater that was covering his face. The suspect, identified as...

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With 1 week until referendum, Erdogan stumps in Izmir

With 1 week until referendum, Erdogan stumps in Izmir

One government minister, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity, said some ministers grew facial hair because Erdogan urged them to. As Ermenihaber reports citing Diken Turki...

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India Again Warns Pakistan Against Executing Kulbhushan Jadhav

India Again Warns Pakistan Against Executing Kulbhushan Jadhav

He is India's son and that India will bring him back at any cost. During a Senate briefing, Asif dismissed India's accusations that the sentencing of Indian spy Kulbushan Jadhav was a "premeditated ...

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ISIS Easter Terror Wave Targets Churches - The Coptic Response May Surprise You

ISIS Easter Terror Wave Targets Churches - The Coptic Response May Surprise You

Sunday's first bombing at the Mar Girgis church in Tanta city north of Cairo killed 28 people, the health ministry said . The second attack came just hours later, rocking the Saint Mark's Cathe...

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Budget Session ends: Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die, Hamid Ansari praises MPs

Budget Session ends: Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die, Hamid Ansari praises MPs

The minister pointed out that it was for the first time that all financial business of Centre, including passage of finance bill and demand for grants and appropriation bill, was completed before the ...

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John Geils Jr. (1946 - 2017)

The Groton police department added in a statement that a preliminary investigation indicates Geils died of natural causes. The band was founded in 1967 in Worcester, Massachusetts, while Geils was s...

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