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Iran's Rouhani says Trump abetting Syria 'terrorists' with missile strike

A very small percentage of the people have been slaughtered in Syria have been slaughtered by chemical weapons. Assad signed the chemical weapons treaty ban. Palestinian backers of Syrian Presiden...

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North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked; Trump 'armada' steams on

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang, who said Trump had initiated the call, urged everyone to lower the tension. Trump welcomed Xi on Thursday to his Mar-a-Lago private club in South Florida,...

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Effort needed to lower tensions after tough talk over Gibraltar

This was reinforced by the European Parliament on Wednesday which passed a motion calling for the same process. The two politicians smiled on the doorstep of May's 10 Downing St. The guidelines said...

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North Korea warns of nuclear strike if hit

China called for a "peaceful" resolution to tensions on the Korean Peninsula Wednesday, as a United States aircraft carrier strike group churned towards the contested region. However, Beijing also say...

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Mbappe brace gives Monaco 3-2 win in Dortmund

Leonardo Jardim sympathised with Borussia Dortmund over the rescheduling of their Champions League quarter-final clash as Monaco won 3-2, less than 24 hours after a bomb attack on the German team's ...

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Macron favorite in French election, Le Monde poll says

Macron favorite in French election, Le Monde poll says

Far-right leader Marine Le Pen came in fourth behind conservative Francois Fillon, with 11 % and 15 % respectively. Campaigning with a protectionist platform, Le Pen pledged a move away from free tr...

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Aaron Hernandez's lawyer claims Bill Belichick subpoenaed, but didn't appear in court

During the month of testimony, prosecutors and defense lawyers called dozens of witnesses, with the prosecution's star being Bradley, who contended Hernandez had grown furious with the two men in the ...

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Seeking to salvage ties, U.S. and Russia agree on Syria probe

Seeking to salvage ties, U.S. and Russia agree on Syria probe

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said the U.S's position on Syria "remains a mystery" to Moscow , although he added that Russian Federation expected to discuss the issue of no-fly zones in S...

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Tillerson prepares to press demands that Putin abandon support for Assad

Tillerson prepares to press demands that Putin abandon support for Assad

The U.S. fired 59 Tomahawk missiles late Thursday (early Friday GMT) on the Shayrat Airfield that American officials believe was used to launch the Khan Shayhkun attack. The flipside of the talk about...

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Didier Drogba signs with Phoenix Rising of USL

Phoenix Rising have several players with Premier League experience including former Leicester defender Jordan Stewart, former Newcastle centre-half Peter Ramage - and a former team-mate of Drogba, Sha...

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Jared Kushner Is More of an Economic Populist Than Steve Bannon

Mr Priebus' message to Mr Bannon and Mr Kushner was to "stop with the palace intrigue " and focus on the president's agenda, the official told Reuters. Chief of Staff Reince Priebus told the two to...

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Palace allays fears of public, tourists in Bohol

Palace allays fears of public, tourists in Bohol

The Military Chief, General Eduardo Ano, said that Muammar Askali, also known as Abu Rami, was among six Abu Sayyaf militants killed in a firefight on the central island of Bohol on Tuesday. Ano said ...

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United Airlines CEO finally apologizes for violent incident

Amid one of the worst public relations disasters in United Airlines' history, CEO Oscar Munoz said the incident in Chicago represented a system failure and pledged the airline won't use law enforcemen...

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EU Expands North Korea Sanctions After Missile Tests

EU Expands North Korea Sanctions After Missile Tests

North Korea has denied using big worldwide events to attract attention in order to wrest concessions and aid. This heartless and depraved murder shed new light on North Korea's chemical warfare capa...

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Ottawa vs. Boston: Round 1 by the numbers

Ottawa vs. Boston: Round 1 by the numbers

Mostly, no. Boston is the better team, but most Sens fans still have terrible memories of the Battle of Ontario. Of the six goals the Bruins scored against the Senators this year, five came on t...

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U.S. asks G7 ministers why it should care about Ukraine conflict

U.S. asks G7 ministers why it should care about Ukraine conflict

Tillerson enraged Moscow by asking if it was possible Russian Federation did not know about Syria's chemical arms, and called on the country to fulfil the obligation it made to the global community to...

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Tillerson: Russia Must Either Align With Assad Or With US

Tillerson: Russia Must Either Align With Assad Or With US

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Russian Federation, and Assad ally Iran, must be involved in any peace process to end Syria's six-year civil war. "(Spicer) did not signal a change in admin...

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Paul Manafort Registering with US Government as Foreign Agent

Manafort noted that he agreed to be paid according to his "clients' preferred financial institutions and instructions". Manafort's lobbying for a foreign client ended before he began working on Trum...

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Trump Trade Order Consideration Could Lead To Duties

Huang Jing, a US-China relations specialist at the National University of Singapore, said the 100-day plan exposed the Trump team's serious lack of expertise on many fronts, including trade talks. The...

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Tillerson leaves press pool behind to meet Putin

This comes as U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, visited Moscow for talks with his Russian counterpart, and a meeting with President Vladimir Putin. The fallout over the chemical attack follows c...

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Venezuela opposition leader banned from running for office

Venezuela opposition leader banned from running for office

In San Cristobal in the west, masked gunmen reportedly set off explosions, causing demonstrators to flee. Capriles later said his offices were damaged when gas canisters were shot through the window...

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Cotton: Strikes on Syria help restore United States credibility

The UK's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has since called off a visit to Moscow, saying the situation had changed "fundamentally" and he would work with the United States in pursuit of a ceasefire. ...

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Teacher, student killed in California school shooting

Teacher, student killed in California school shooting

San Bernardino City Unified's Board of Education is set to meet at 6 p.m.at the Board of Education Building, at 777 North F St.in San Bernardino . This time - a teacher - Karen Smith - and her 8-yea...

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United CEO Oscar Munoz talks about passenger removal controversy

United CEO Oscar Munoz talks about passenger removal controversy

Dao's medical care and treatment". No lawsuit has been filed, but the legal team has already taken a move in that direction by filing court papers asking that the airline and the city preserve evide...

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USA, Canada & Mexico to make joint bid

Sunil Gulati , United States Soccer Federation president and FIFA Council member, revealed that the initial plan calls for the United States to host 60 of the 80 scheduled matches. According to FI...

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In Striking Syria, Trump Made All the Right Calls

Residents of the Syrian town devastated by a chemical weapons attack last week said warplanes had returned to bomb them Saturday, despite a USA missile barrage and warnings of possible further respons...

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Bartra updates fans after successful wrist surgery

Their homes have been searched and one has been temporarily detained, she said. Germany's prosecutor general on Wednesday said police arrested one suspect following the "terrorist" bomb attack targe...

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UK: Hundreds protest Assad regime for chemical attack

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based organization that reports on the war, said warplanes had taken off from the base on Friday and carried out air strikes on rebel-held areas in the ea...

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Security Council to meet Trump at White House — UN diplomat

Security Council to meet Trump at White House — UN diplomat

The new memorandum from the president doesn't include the chief strategist at all. The original NSC appointment of Bannon, the former chairman of Breitbart News, was controversial when it was an...

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Mattis says Assad likely regrets chemical attack

Mattis says Assad likely regrets chemical attack

Leading up to the USA missile attack, Trump's administration had said Assad's future was up to the Syrian people. Leading up to the USA missile attack, Trump's administration had said that Assad's f...

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Bangladesh militant hanged for attack aimed at British envoy

Bangladesh militant hanged for attack aimed at British envoy

Hannan and seven other HuJI kingpins and operatives were earlier sentenced to death by another court in Dhaka for a the 2001 bomb attack that killed 10 people during Bengali New Year celebrations at...

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United Kingdom police to honor officer slain in Parliament attack

PC Palmer was killed on Wednesday 22 March when Khalid Masood drove across Westminster Bridge at high speed before attacking the police constable with a knife. On Monday afternoon, the cortege will ma...

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US Says No Agreement Reached On UN Probe

US Says No Agreement Reached On UN Probe

Russian Federation hasn't seen "a single fact, or even a hint of fact" to back up the US government's allegations of meddling in the elections, Lavrov said . The US envoy took aim at Russian Federati...

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Korean workers after Kim Jong Nam murder sparks diplomatic row

US and South Korean intelligence sources say North Korea masterminded the deadly attack on Kim Jong Nam last month using VX nerve agent , a chemical so toxic that it is on a United Nations list of we...

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Xi urges peaceful resolution with N.Korea

Xi urges peaceful resolution with N.Korea

Xi seemed to reaffirm his intention to help curb North Korea's nuclear threats to USA forces overseas and allies in the region with a phone call to Trump on Tuesday night in which he signalled a new...

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