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Toronto police identify man wanted in church fire

Toronto police identify man wanted in church fire

Church services for Easter Sunday were cancelled. Police have released security camera images of a man sought in connection with a fire Sunday morning at St. While the fire didn't spread beyond the ...

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North Korea attempts to launch missile, fails: South Korea military

North Korea attempts to launch missile, fails: South Korea military

Many experts believe North Korea could have a viable nuclear warhead and a ballistic missile capable of hitting the USA mainland within the next few years. North Korea's vice foreign minister says, "W...

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Military helicopter crashes in southern Maryland

One of the crew members was taken by helicopter to a local hospital, but Cummings wouldn't describe his injuries. The chopper went down at the Breton Bay Golf and Country Club in St. One other helic...

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Samsung heir denies bribery charges at hearing

Over at Samsung headquarters meanwhile, the company reported preliminary operating profit of 9.9 trillion won ($8.7 billion) for the first quarter of 2017, a jump of nearly 50% from a year ago. A So...

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Russia warns US against unilateral strike on N.Korea

Russia warns US against unilateral strike on N.Korea

Pence went on to underscore that Washington will continue to deploy the USA -led Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or Thaad, system "as a defense measure called for by the alliance and for the all...

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SNL: Donald Trump Brings The Apprentice to the Oval Office

The Democratic lawmakers referenced a New York Times report from last week that revealed Kushner omitted a number of meetings with foreign contacts, including at least two meetings with high-profile...

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Ecuador's Opposition Demands Recount As Moreno Declares Victory

Meanwhile Lasso is unwilling to concede to the leftist Lenin Moreno, who is leading him by two points with over 95 percent of the votes counted. Citing an exit poll by the respected Cedatos firm s...

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Korea's military parade while in progress

Korea's military parade while in progress

Pence's visit to the border between North and South Korea comes as tensions on the peninsula have risen substantially over Pyongyang's missile program. Despite the new failure, the USA fears the coun...

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Jared Kushner met secretly with US Muslims prior to Trump's inauguration

The three men are spending the trip meeting with Iraqi leaders and senior United States advisers , as well as visiting USA troops for an update on the fight against ISIS in the region, according t...

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President Rouhani To Run For Second Term

President Rouhani To Run For Second Term

Ahmadinejad also voiced reluctant support for Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with the US and other world powers, which saw Iran accept curbs on its nuclear program in exchange for relief from crippling glob...

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Egypt's Coptic Church buries seven victims of Alexandria bombing

Egypt's Coptic Church buries seven victims of Alexandria bombing

Peter and St. Paul Church in Cairo ", Ghabour said . Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi announced an emergency situation in Egypt for the coming three months following the attacks. Coming ...

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Goldman Sachs recommends a market bet as elections loom in France

She added that if anyone is responsible "it's those who were in power at the time, it's not France ". "It is not France". The leader of the National Front party said France had "taught our childr...

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Erdogan Wins Turkey Referendum, Opposition Kicks

Erdogan Wins Turkey Referendum, Opposition Kicks

As Mr Erdogan's supporters celebrated on the streets of Istanbul with fireworks, the Republican People's Party said "illegal acts" were carried out in favour of the government in the referendum. "...

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New Delhi to Appeal Against Pakistan's Death Sentence of Alleged Indian Spy

Apart from diplomatic options, India is also exploring legal remedies permitted under Pakistan's legal system. India has said it had sought consular access to him 13 times, and was refused each time. ...

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San Bernardino school shooting victims remembered in vigil

San Bernardino school shooting victims remembered in vigil

Karen Smith tied the knot in January with a man she had known for years. The gunman, who police say had a criminal history that included weapons charges and domestic violence, then shot himself. Accor...

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United States wants China to let yuan rise, improve market access

This is a huge turnaround from Trump's rhetoric during his campaign past year where he raised the possibility of labeling Korea and other major trading partners including China , Japan and Germany...

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Claiming victory, Turkey's Erdogan says may take death penalty to referendum

Claiming victory, Turkey's Erdogan says may take death penalty to referendum

The results cement a years-long effort by Erdogan to consolidate his position. Erdogan first came to power in 2003 as prime minister and served in that role until becoming Turkey's first directly el...

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Majority of US Citizens Think Trump No Longer Lives Up to Promises

Majority of US Citizens Think Trump No Longer Lives Up to Promises

Just 45 percent of adults surveyed from April 5-9 think Trump will keep his promises, according to Gallup . That compares with 62 percent from February 1-5 among a random sample of 1,019 adults, age ...

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Iran's Rouhani registers to compete in presidency polls

Iran's Rouhani registers to compete in presidency polls

But the question remained as to how much attention the leadership of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (the Pasdaran), the significant combat force, would be paying to ensuring national stability ...

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Tax Day demonstrators in United States take on Trump, his supporters

Tax Day demonstrators in United States take on Trump, his supporters

As a candidate and as president, Mr Trump has steadfastly refused to release his tax returns, citing an ongoing audit by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Trump has repeatedly said that only the med...

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Islamic State Chops Ears Off 33 Jihadists Who Fled Mosul Battlefield

But "the final neighbourhoods will be the most hard to recapture, especially the Old City and the remaining neighbourhoods in northwestern Mosul", Martin said. "The Iraqi Security Forces continue thei...

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North Korea fails missile launch as Pence lands in South Korea

North Korea fails missile launch as Pence lands in South Korea

Trump said on Twitter. "[Working with the Chinese] seemed to be an elusive concept at a certain point in time and, yet that, I think, is very much happening", he said. The U.S. has long wanted China...

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United promises 'thorough review' of policy for oversold flights

United promises 'thorough review' of policy for oversold flights

In an interview with ABC's " Good Morning America " aired Wednesday, the chief executive of United Airlines said the carrier will no longer ask police to remove passengers from full flights. Asked wha...

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US and Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

US and Russia at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

In opening remarks in front of reporters, Lavrov greeted Mr Tillerson with unusually icy remarks, denouncing the missile strike on Syria as illegal and accusing Washington of behaving unpredictably....

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Trump administration declines to brand China a currency manipulator

Trump administration declines to brand China a currency manipulator

No major trading partner is manipulating its currency for an unfair trade advantage, according to the first foreign-currency report released by the US Treasury Department under US President Donald Tru...

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North Korea attempts but fails to launch missile: Pentagon

Also on display was a powerful midrange missile, which outside analysts call "Musudan", and which can potentially reach USA air bases in Guam. "We're prepared to respond to an all-out war with an al...

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Visually impaired kids on the hunt for beeping eggs

Participants must register and there is a limit of one dog per participant. Having free candy infront of these overly eager children and telling them not to pick it up was like standing on the lakes...

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No respite from the soaring heat in days ahead: IMD

No respite from the soaring heat in days ahead: IMD

Senior IMD official P C S Rao said, "Maximum temperatures at most places across the state are likely to remain on the higher side un der the influence of hot winds coming from Rajasthan". Balangir rec...

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Nitish, Lalu lament Rajnath's absence from 'Champaran Satyagraha'

Nitish, Lalu lament Rajnath's absence from 'Champaran Satyagraha'

The occasion was also graced by Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind, congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Prasad among others. "Champaraan is the laboratory of freedom m...

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Trump attends Easter services near Mar-a-Lago

Donald Trump's predilection for hosting dignitaries and staff outside of the White House has some ethics groups asking questions. The trees may be blooming and the sun shining in the Northeast, but ...

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Trump attends Easter service at Episcopal church

None of this information is likely to sway the president from blowing hundreds of millions more to sit by the beach every weekend while promoting the Trump brand. The total price tag of those trips? C...

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Pence warns North Korea not to test Trump's resolve

Pence warns North Korea not to test Trump's resolve

Vice President Mike Pence issued a strong warning to North Korea Monday that President Donald Trump will use military force if needed to deal with the Kim Jong Un government's escalating nuclear threa...

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French mega-debate seeks to swing undecided voters

Fillon's certainty score was up 7 points at 75 percent, Macron's up 9 points to 61 percent, Melenchon's unchanged at 60 percent, and Hamon's up 5 points at 52 percent. Conservative candidate Francois ...

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Iraqi soldiers killed in Mosul clashes

That "makes it very hard for any offensive manoeuvre in there, but it makes it very easy to defend", Uribe said . Iraq's federal police moved forces 200 meters deeper into the Old City, getting clo...

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S. Korea indicts Lotte chief on bribery charge

The media outlet specified that prosecutors have been advancing the investigation to finish it before the Monday's launch of the official campaign for the early presidential election slated for the Ma...

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