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NYC mayor lashes out over DOJ 'soft on crime' statement

The Department of Justice says the mayor's policies "are hamstringing" the police. "We did not become the safest big city in America by being 'soft on crime.' I've never met a member of the NYPD w...

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What we know about Champs-Elysees gunman as Paris home raided

What we know about Champs-Elysees gunman as Paris home raided

Police secure the Champs-Elysees after one police officer was killed and another wounded in a shooting in Paris , France, April 20, 2017. In a statement from its Amaq news agency, the group gave a ...

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Government Shutdown Looms as Trump Demands Funds for His Border Wall

Government Shutdown Looms as Trump Demands Funds for His Border Wall

Trump said . "So I think we'll get both". "I would say even if repeal and replace crashes and burns, they will be able to pivot to tax reform at some point", Monk, an analyst at Capital Alpha Partn...

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Kim Jong-un inspects military parade at central square of Pyongyang

Kim Jong-un inspects military parade at central square of Pyongyang

North Korea staged a vast military parade on Saturday to mark the 105th anniversary of its founding leader's birth, amid growing tensions over its relentless pursuit of enhanced nuclear and missile ca...

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Dem Congressman: Iran Nuclear Deal Doesn't Target Terrorism or Human Rights Violations

Dem Congressman: Iran Nuclear Deal Doesn't Target Terrorism or Human Rights Violations

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday accused Tehran of "alarming ongoing provocations" to destabilize countries in the Middle East and of undermining USA interests in Syria, Iraq, and Lebanon...

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UK lawmakers back Theresa May's call for June 8 election

UK lawmakers back Theresa May's call for June 8 election

May explained the reason for her change of opinion by saying, "If we do not hold a general election now. the negotiations with the European Union will reach their most hard stage in the run-up to ...

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AIADMK forms committee to talk on merger

Before going to serve time in Bengaluru jail, she appointed her nephew TTV Dinakaran as her deputy, another created post. The other demand of the Panneerselvam camp is a Central Bureau of Investigat...

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Paris attacker who killed officer left note supporting ISIS

Paris attacker who killed officer left note supporting ISIS

One police officer was killed and two colleagues seriously wounded when the attacker emerged from a auto and used an automatic weapon to shoot at officers outside a Marks & Spencer store at the centre...

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April the Giraffe has given birth to new calf

April the Giraffe has given birth to new calf

Total minutes spent watching - and mostly waiting for April to give birth - is 8 BILLION minutes worldwide. When the half was born, weighing 129 pounds and stood at 5-feet-9. During the first few mo...

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Mexico's latest captured ex-governor once his party's future

Mexico's latest captured ex-governor once his party's future

Now he is in a prison cell in Guatemala City, awaiting his widely expected extradition back to Mexico, where Reuters reports he'll face allegations that he diverted public funds for his personal enr...

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Trump voices support for Democrat Baldwin's 'Buy American' construction bill

In Kenosha , Trump said the H-1B program "should include only the most skilled and highest-paid applicants and should never, ever be used to replace American workers". Others, however, think that t...

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'US is still at war with North Korea, but historical context ignored'

The failed North Korean missile test over the weekend was an attempt by the reclusive country to "provoke something", U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday, pledging that the United Stat...

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China puts cruise missile bombers on 'high alert' amid North Korea fears

No details were given as to what the potential contingency would be. Trump told a news conference "some very unusual moves have been made over the last two or three hours", and that he was confi...

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French first round presidential election on Sunday has no clear victor

French first round presidential election on Sunday has no clear victor

Le Pen, an outspoken critic of the European Union and the policies of globalization and mass migration it peddles, has used her message to transform her party from one that sits on the fringes of Fren...

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With eye on North Korea, China puts bombers on 'high alert'

With eye on North Korea, China puts bombers on 'high alert'

Last week the Chinese Ministry of Defence denied reports that it would mobilise 150,000 troops to the border, including medical teams, in preparation for any nuclear test by North Korea. With regional...

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Obama's call hints at support for Macron in French election

Obama's call hints at support for Macron in French election

A financial analyst who correctly forecasted the election of President Donald Trump now believes far-right candidate Marine Le Pen will emerge victorious in France. As Italy's Il Foglio observed ...

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Trump says Paris attack will influence France's election

President Donald Trump had snubbed efforts by Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni to get Washington more involved in bringing political stability to Libya. Gentiloni today is in Ottawa to finish preparin...

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United Kingdom lawmakers overwhelmingly vote to support snap election

Peers would also be forced to back the priorities under the Salisbury Convention, which means that the Lords will not try and vote down government plans mentioned in an election manifesto. "It's about...

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Paris shooter had note defending ISIS

As of yesterday France was under state of emergency and New Zealand travellers registered with SafeTravel had been told to avoid the affected area and to follow the instructions of local authorities...

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Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014, after leaving Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia en route to Beijing with 227 passengers and 12 crew members on board. Field testing of a genuine Boein...

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Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing

Responding troopers spotted Stephens leaving the restaurant in Erie and went after him, bumping his vehicle to try to get it to stop, authorities said . Stephens then pulled a gun and shot himself as...

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Dog goes missing in Hamilton after being put on wrong flight

Dog goes missing in Hamilton after being put on wrong flight

Pittman put her dog on a flight from Halifax to Deer Lake, N.L., on Wednesday. Around 7:30 a.m. Friday, Pittman says they got a call from someone who had spotted Cooper in a grassy patch near Provid...

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Arkansas carries out first of eight planned executions

Arkansas carries out first of eight planned executions

Lee did not make a final statement. Arkansas has carried out its first execution since 2005, just minutes before the expiration of the inmate's death warrant. Other legal petitions surrounded Arkans...

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GOP hangs on to Kansas seat in special election

Republicans considered the race - in a district President Donald Trump won by 27 points - a shoe-in, until an energized base propelled Democratic candidate Jim Thompson within range of a potential v...

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North Korea parades around a bunch of dicks for founder's birthday celebration

North Korea parades around a bunch of dicks for founder's birthday celebration

North Korean state television showed Kim, wearing a black suit and white shirt, stepped out of a black limousine and saluted his honor guard before walking down a red carpet. The move, coupled with th...

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North Korea propaganda video depicts bombing in USA city

North Korea propaganda video depicts bombing in USA city

Since then, North Korea has continued its missile testing, including one fired just before an early April summit between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, staged a large-scale military parade ...

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ISIS Claims Attack On Russian Intelligence Agency Headquarters, Three Dead

ISIS Claims Attack On Russian Intelligence Agency Headquarters, Three Dead

One other visitor was also wounded in the attack. The man did not carry any explosive devices, the FSB added. The Site Intelligence Group, a US-based monitoring service, said that the self-proclai...

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The 53 constituencies most likely to change hands in the general election

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn set the tone for his campaign by criticising May for her "broken promises" on healthcare and education, and jabbed at her for not agreeing to take part in television debat...

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USS Carl Vinson fighter pilot ejects during routine flight

USS Carl Vinson fighter pilot ejects during routine flight

Helicopter crewmembers with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 4, also attached to the Carl Vinson , quickly retrieved the pilot. The USS Carl Vinson recently gained worldwide attention for its locat...

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British Lawmakers Overwhelmingly Support Early General Election In June

Labour and the much smaller opposition Liberal Democrats said they would vote in favour of the early election, all but guaranteeing her decision will be approved. In the wake of last week's court case...

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Mother Films Arrest of 10-Year-Old With Autism

Mother Films Arrest of 10-Year-Old With Autism

Luanne says that she was aware of the October incident but had no idea that his teacher had pressed charges or that there was a warrant for her son's arrest. John said he was only fed once when he was...

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USA now wants regime change in Syria, says United Nations envoy

Mr Tillerson said on Sunday that Russia's inaction had allowed the chemical attack to take place. "We've seen the evidence on Assad, we know exactly what happened", Haley claimed. "So they now hav...

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UC Berkeley Bans Ann Coulter, She Plans To Speak Anyway

UC Berkeley Bans Ann Coulter, She Plans To Speak Anyway

Coulter could be following in the footsteps of disgraced alt-right media personality Milo Yiannopoulos who in February was invited to speak by campus Republicans, but whose speech was cancelled at the...

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New Orleans Saints Player Will Smith's Killer Sentenced to 25 Years

Hayes avoided the maximum sentence of 60 years, and could be released in 20 with good behavior. The judge had been expected to announce the sentence Friday, but defense attorney John Fuller said he ...

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Experts predict colossal human losses from North Korean nuclear attack

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, on a tour of Asian allies, has said repeatedly an "era of strategic patience" with North Korea is over. One main reason for the press conference was to "categor...

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