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Photographer Attempts to Save Lives After Deadly Explosion in Syria

Photographer Attempts to Save Lives After Deadly Explosion in Syria

For most of us who live sheltered lives far away from civilian war zones - be it within the country or without - it would be hard to even fathom an existence where there's no guarantee of life. The ne...

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Pence visits youth baseball players in Japan

Pence arrived in Tokyo from South Korea, where he visited the heavily fortified border separating the North and South. After meeting Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and other top Japanese officials, U.S. ...

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Labour MPs set to be granted automatic reselection as candidates

Speaking outside Downing Street after officially taking up the position of Prime Minister in July of previous year, Mrs May praised her predecessor, David Cameron, for his legacy on issues including s...

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Palestinian People Mark Palestinian Prisoners' Day

On Monday, the Times online and worldwide print editions ran a piece by Marwan Barghouti titled "Why We Are on Hunger Strike in Israel's Prisons". But the newspaper's tagline on the article called...

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Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars

Indian officials to lose red beacon lights atop their cars

Union Minister Giriraj Singh became one of the first ministers of the country to remove the Red Beacon from his vehicle. The Union Cabinet on Wednesday chose to ban the use of red beacons atop v...

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ISIS launches chemical attacks in Mosul, say Iraqi military

Military officers state that this it is predicted as Iraqi forces attempt to reclaim Mosul in what is known as the last major urban hurdle towards defeating extremist Sunni militant groups in Iraq. ...

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West Hartford Easter Egg hunt teaches spiritual lesson along with the fun

West Hartford Easter Egg hunt teaches spiritual lesson along with the fun

With over 10 thousands eggs given out, some are still trying to master how they can get more next year. Once a volunteer said, "Go" hundreds of children raced across the lawn in sheer excitement, pick...

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UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

But her decision also opens the door to more uncertainty in the region, as it now puts Europe's three most powerful nations - Britain, Germany and France - into full-throttle election mode. She is h...

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Pence Visits Carrier as Questions Emerge Over Trump's `Armada'

Pence Visits Carrier as Questions Emerge Over Trump's `Armada'

Pence is speaking in Tokyo to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Japan. He said the Trump administration's plans to simplify the USA tax code and cut the corporate tax rate will "benefit every business r...

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Demand to see Trump's tax returns will only grow

Demand to see Trump's tax returns will only grow

The march was not entirely peaceful as at least 21 people were arrested in California after Trump's supporters and opponents clashed at a march in Berkeley. The release of tax returns by presidentia...

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Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

Melania Trump reminds Donald to put hand on heart during anthem

At least we were spared the spectacle of the Easter Bunny humping Trump to remind him to put his demonic little hand over his tiny heart. Before joining the festivities with his family, Trump thanke...

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Palestinians Stage Massive Hunger Strike To Protest Israeli Jails

Israeli troops and settlers pulled out of the Gaza Strip in 2005 but started a naval blockade after Hamas seized control of the territory in 2007. "Israel is taking it seriously simply because of ...

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Russia Relations at All-Time Low After Syria Attacks

Russia Relations at All-Time Low After Syria Attacks

Russian Federation - along with Britain, China, France and the U.S. - are permanent members with veto powers, while the other 10 members are elected for two-year terms on a rotating basis. The White H...

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Pence says United States to expand military alliance with Japan

Pence says United States to expand military alliance with Japan

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters over the weekend that Japan might push ahead with a revised, 11-nation version of the TPP despite the USA rejection of the trade accord...

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WH: Trump's call to Turkish president wasn't endorsement of referendum

WH: Trump's call to Turkish president wasn't endorsement of referendum

The Kremlin said that the ceasefire needed to be reinforced as well as the twin talks processes based in Astana and Geneva. A White House readout of the phone call did not mention whether Trump raised...

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Panama Papers: Adverse Pakistan SC verdict can oust Nawaz Sharif as PM

Panama Papers: Adverse Pakistan SC verdict can oust Nawaz Sharif as PM

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's alleged wrongdoing came to light as part of a massive leak of secret files from a Panamanian law firm that specialises in setting up offshore companies in tax ha...

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Pence says US-Japan economic talks could lead to trade deal

On Monday, Pence travelled to the tense Demilitarised Zone dividing North and South Korea, where he warned North Korea's leaders that after years of testing the USA and South Korea with its nuclear am...

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In a surprise move, Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad files to run for president

While it remained unclear whether Mahmoud Ahmadinejad genuinely meant to run for president again, the move poses a direct challenge to the authority of Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei,...

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Sen. Graham to Assad:

Sen. Graham to Assad: "F U"

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has called for an immediate investigation into the alleged gas attack carried out by the Syrian regime on the town of Khan Sheikhoun. On Saturday, Iranian Presid...

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Trump targets visa program for foreign workers

Trump is to sign the order when he visits the world headquarters of Snap-On Inc, a tool manufacturer in Kenosha, Wisconsin. In his new directive, the president is targeting the H-1B visa program , ...

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Four Daesh Commanders Killed In US Bombing On Achin

Four Daesh Commanders Killed In US Bombing On Achin

He said IS targets had been bombed regularly but "last night's bombarding was very powerful. the biggest I have ever seen". "We thought it had happened right in front of our house", he said. Fightin...

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May goes for broke with election call

May goes for broke with election call

Vote will be held in Parliament on Wednesday. May, who commands only a slim majority in parliament's lower House of Commons, said that a new mandate would strengthen her hand in Brexit talks. Corb...

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Syria resumes reciprocal evacuations after deadly bombing

Syria resumes reciprocal evacuations after deadly bombing

Syrian state TV says an explosive device has gone off in the northern city of Aleppo , killing six people and wounding others. United Nations said on Tuesday that the deadly attack on a bus convoy...

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Ivanka's biz prospers as politics mixes with business

Ivanka's biz prospers as politics mixes with business

Retailers are doing a delicate dance when it comes to handling the Ivanka Trump brand. In an interview with CBS This Morning's Gayle King earlier this month, the first daughter said that she mea...

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More Than 1000 Palestinians In Israeli Prisons Go On Hunger Strike

Earlier on Monday, around 1,300 prisoners went on ahunger strike on the Palestinian Prisoners Day . "Some 1,000 Palestinian prisoners have chose to take part in this hunger strike, which begins tod...

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Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers

Australia visa cut to hit Indian IT workers

The prime minister's office said in a statement the new regulations include an obligation for employers sponsoring foreign skilled workers to provide training to Australians in high-need and skilled...

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Supreme court hears arguments on jurisdiction, joinder, standing

Supreme court hears arguments on jurisdiction, joinder, standing

In the first case, an employment dispute, Gorsuch grilled lawyer Christopher Landau , who represented a man claiming he was discriminated against by the U.S. "I'm sorry for taking up so much time ",...

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Don't waste votes on Congress, says Kejriwal

Don't waste votes on Congress, says Kejriwal

Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, Member of Parliament and vice president of the Election Committee, said the BJP is a large family where all get opportunity to serve society and the nation and the members work fo...

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North Korea Shows Off Missiles During Military Parade

North Korea Shows Off Missiles During Military Parade

But the most significant revelation was what the South Korean military believes is new type of ICBM, which the North claims to possess but has never successfully tested. There were no further details,...

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North Korea's failed missile test draws dueling rhetoric

In Washington , President Trump took a moment out from the White House Easter egg roll to send his own briefing warning. North Korea's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper said , "Our revolutionary ...

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Australian government to replace 457 temporary work visa

Migrants on 457 visas can range from doctors to tradespeople to cooks, and are eligible to work in Australia for up to four years . The biggest industries employing 457 visa holders were accommodat...

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Army veteran with prosthetic leg carries woman across Boston Marathon finish line

Army veteran with prosthetic leg carries woman across Boston Marathon finish line

During the run, she took a video at the same spot where an official tried to pull her number off her in 1967. After watching friends, who are also amputees, cross the finish line previous year, he kne...

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What is a snap general election and how does it work?

What is a snap general election and how does it work?

May said she had already set out her plans for Britain's departure from the European Union in a document published earlier in the year. She told The Sun she chose to reverse earlier pledges not to g...

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USA working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

USA working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

But Abe and Pence did not cover the possibility of further dialogue with North Korea during their lunch, according to the Japanese official, with Abe saying that "dialogue for dialogue's sake is mea...

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Pence Promotes Trump's Economic Plans, Visits USS Rondald Reagan in Japan

Pence Promotes Trump's Economic Plans, Visits USS Rondald Reagan in Japan

In this enlarged crop of a Saturday, April 15, 2017, photo distributed by the North Korean government, the logo of Sinotruk, a Chinese company, is seen on a truck carrying Polaris submarine launched b...

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