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Trump confirms he WILL meet the Pope

Trump confirms he WILL meet the Pope

The president, who will be in Taomina, Sicily, in late May for a meeting of the Group of Seven industrialized democracies, was responding to a question during a press conference with Italian premier P...

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Ontario cops arrest more than 100 men in child sex trafficking investigation

Ontario cops arrest more than 100 men in child sex trafficking investigation

Investigators are expected to provide more details on the investigation at a news conference scheduled for 11 a.m. tomorrow. Forty of those cases have concluded, while 65 are still before the courts. ...

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Corbyn set to fight United Kingdom 'rigged system'

Corbyn set to fight United Kingdom 'rigged system'

So vote for a strong and stable leadership in this country; vote for the strong and stable leadership this country needs. Earlier, May said holding an election in June, rather than as scheduled in...

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Bill O'Reilly to reportedly receive one year's pay despite sacking

Bill O'Reilly to reportedly receive one year's pay despite sacking

O'Reilly was a tabloid staple for two weeks back in 2004 when an associate producer at The O'Reilly Factor filed a sexual harassment claim against him. Fox News made the right decision in giving Bil...

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Police officer killed, two wounded in shooting on Champs Elysees in Paris

A auto pulled up next to a police vehicle and a man emerged and opened fire with an automatic weapon, the spokesman said. "The terrorist risk is higher than ever", said French Interior Minister Matt...

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US VP Pence tours Southeast Asia's biggest mosque, talks trade in Indonesia

After meeting with Indonesia's President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, he says Indonesia and the USA are both democracies and share the same values. While in Australia, Pence and his family will also meet s...

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USS Carl Vinson Pilot Ejects Safely at Sea

USS Carl Vinson Pilot Ejects Safely at Sea

North Korea said it was ready to defend itself with all means available, including weapons of mass destruction. South Korea's Yonhap News Agency earlier reported that as many as three aircraft carri...

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Paris shooting: One policeman killed and two others wounded

Paris shooting: One policeman killed and two others wounded

He was shot to death after opening fire on a police van. "A little after 9 PM a vehicle stopped alongside a police auto which was parked". "A man got out and fired on the police vehicle", Interior...

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Israel Refuses to Negotiate With Palestinian Prisoners on Hunger Strike

Barghouti's call for the strike has given it added credibility, with the 57-year-old serving five life sentences over his role in the violent second Palestinian intifada . Meanwhile, on Tuesday, Prim...

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One police officer killed, two injured in Paris shooting

One police officer killed, two injured in Paris shooting

One died. And he tried to flee, and he was shot and killed. The gunman was already known to police and had a long history of violence towards police officers. That all changed Thursday when Cheurfi,...

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McCain: administration rhetoric

McCain: administration rhetoric "partially to blame" for Idlib chemical attack

Rouhani said the US strike would not affect Iran's Syria policy, while Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Iran would not withdraw in the face of such aggressions. He thought he could get away ...

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North Korea threatens 'super-mighty' strike on U.S.

North Korea threatens 'super-mighty' strike on U.S.

USS Ronald Reagan is now stationed in Yokosuka, Japan, according to Yonhap News Agency while the USS Nimitz is undergoing "final pre-deployment assessment" off Oregon. But no one was predicting what m...

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In abrupt shift, Trump warms to China and NATO, sours on Russia

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: I complained about that a long time ago, and they made a change. Stoltenberg , also appearing on CNN's "New Day", told the program that after many years of decline in defens...

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Russia Dispute Over Syria Continues

Russia Dispute Over Syria Continues

During his campaign, then President-elect Donald Trump pledged that he would have a much better relationship with Russian Federation than President Barack Obama had. Russian Federation condemned the ...

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United Kingdom lawmakers overwhelmingly back June election

With lawmakers having voted by a resounding 522 to 13 to back May's call for an election, the third in a little over two years, the decks have been cleared for the general elections which will predict...

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Arrested Nigerian Pastor Denied Bail In South Africa

Arrested Nigerian Pastor Denied Bail In South Africa

South Africa's The Herald reported on Friday that authorities arrested Pastor Timothy Omotoso at the Port Elizabeth Airport, with footage showing the pastor being led out in handcuffs. He has been...

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Queen Elizabeth II turns 91 with quiet day, gun salutes

This afternoon, in honour of her Majesty, the King Troop Royal Horse Artillery fired 41 volleys in Hyde Park. Birthday celebrations tend to be kept private, with only a series of gun salutes in cent...

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Venezuela calls 'mother of all protests' as opposition and government supporters rally

Venezuela calls 'mother of all protests' as opposition and government supporters rally

The opposition, which accuses President Nicolas Maduro of creating a dictatorship, asked people to hit Caracas streets Thursday morning - where thousands gathered the day before in what activists dubb...

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France's Presidential Election And The Future Of Europe

France's Presidential Election And The Future Of Europe

Wall Street chatter puts the worst outcome for the Euro on a first-round victory by National Front candidate Marine Le Pen and leftist candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon, the two anti-European contenders. "...

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Chinese bombers on high alert over North Korean situation

Chinese bombers on high alert over North Korean situation

Tensions between the secretive communist state and the USA have ratcheted up in recent weeks and the U.S. leader recently boasted that he had dispatched an "armada" to the waters off the Korean penins...

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Asia Pacific security key talking point for Pence's Australia visit

The talks are also likely to touch upon tensions in the South China Sea after recent clashes between Indonesian and Chinese vessels in waters near Indonesia's Natuna Islands on the fringes of the disp...

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Trump calls North Korea a menace during conference

With escalated tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the vice president signaled that the Trump administration will not tolerate a nuclear DPRK. Ryan said he was encouraged by the results of efforts...

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UK Parliament approves Prime Minister's early election call

Parliament will vote Wednesday on holding a June 8 election. Mrs May could also be ready to ditch promises made in David Cameron's 2015 general election manifesto, such as the commitment to spending...

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Florida's first black state attorney received a noose in the mail

Florida's first black state attorney received a noose in the mail

Ayala is now suing Scott, claiming he can't remove her from the cases. Days before her office received the first threatening letter, Ayala, an attorney in the 9th Judicial Circuit, announced she wou...

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Canada refutes USA claims of unfair dairy trade

Canada refutes USA claims of unfair dairy trade

Trump made his most critical comments yet about Canadian trade by saying Thursday that the USA can't let Canada or anybody else take advantage and "do what they did to our workers and to our farmers"....

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British PM Theresa May calls general election

The election announcement caused a rally in the pound, which had fallen since the Brexit vote, amid speculation that May will be returned with a stronger mandate. Still, the election is unlikely to be...

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Ousted leader Park charged with bribery

Park and Choi allegedly conspired with one of Park's top presidential adviser to pressure 18 business groups, including Samsung, to donate 77.4 billion won ($69 million) for the launch of two non-prof...

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EPA chief to tour lead-contaminated Indiana housing complex

Prior to his appointment by President Donald Trump to serve as the nation's chief environmental regulator, Pruitt was attorney general of Oklahoma and closely aligned with the state's oil and gas indu...

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3rd person reported dead in Venezuela protests

She said: "This is like a chess game and each side is moving whatever pieces they can". MARGARET WARNER: The oil-rich nation is also mired in an economic crisis, with skyrocketing, triple-digit in...

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VP Pence aims to reassure Australia after tense Trump call

Pence will emphasize the long-term partnership between the two nations on defense and the economy, Reuters reported. ABOARD AIR FORCE TWO, April 21 U.S. We would hope that the Vice President tal...

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Paris attack to have 'big effect' on presidential poll

The gunman in the latest attack targeted police guarding the area near the Franklin D Roosevelt metro stop on the Champs Elysees on Thursday night (local time), at the centre of the avenue, which is...

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United States tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

United States tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

North Korea's failed missile test was an attempt to "provoke something", US Defence Secretary James Mattis says. "But hopefully that will be something that gets taken care of", he said. According to ...

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General election: Why the Conservatives could take two Birmingham seats from Labour

Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has mooted holding debates without her, replacing her with an empty chair. Accusing Ms Davidson of "pretty exhausted stuff", the First Minister said it was clear Mr C...

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Pence says USA will review South Korea FTA

Pence says USA will review South Korea FTA

Pence was having lunch with Abe at the prime minister's official residence after arriving in Japan earlier in the day for the second stop of a 10-day Asia tour. Mattis denounced North Korea's attempte...

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Out at Fox, Bill O'Reilly denies harassment claims

The New York Times reported earlier this month that O'Reilly had a history of sexual harassment cases that had been covered up by Fox. LOS ANGELES (AP) - Despite the inglorious end to Bill O'Reilly...

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