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US Objects After Turkish Jets Strike Kurds in Syria, Iraq

Turkey stepped up its bombing campaign against Kurdish militants outside its borders on Tuesday, killing as many as 20 US -backed fighters in Syria and expanding its strikes in Iraq, an escalation tha...

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Students elect black, single mother as NUS president

Students elect black, single mother as NUS president

Earlier on Wednesday, controversial NUS president Malia Bouattia lost her battle to be re-elected as leader. Ms Martin, who described herself as a "black, working class single mother" according to ...

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France says analysis shows Syrian regime behind sarin attack

Global chemical weapons inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) said last week they had found "incontrovertible" evidence that Sarin, or a similar substance, wa...

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"New UK government could reverse Brexit" — European Parliament President

The European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator has dismissed the Prime Minister's claim that a snap election will strengthen her position in EU exit negotiations. "If they truly trusted the British peo...

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N.Korea quiet amid expectation of tests

N.Korea quiet amid expectation of tests

A U.S. guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea on Tuesday and envoys from the U.S., Japan and South Korea met in Tokyo, as North Korea prepared to mark the anniversary of the founding of i...

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Donald Trump Sprouts Bunny Ears At White House Easter Egg Roll

Donald Trump Sprouts Bunny Ears At White House Easter Egg Roll

The Easter Egg Roll dates back to 1878, when President Rutherford B. Hayes opened the gates to the Executive Mansion. How cute was this year's White House Easter Egg Roll? In hosting the egg rol...

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Turkish airstrikes kill Kurdish forces battling ISIS

Turkish airstrikes kill Kurdish forces battling ISIS

Turkey stepped up its bombing campaign Tuesday against Kurdish militants outside its borders, killing as many as 20 USA -backed fighters in Syria and expanding its strikes in Iraq, an escalation tha...

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Macron on risky hunt for blue-collar votes against Le Pen

With Le Pen wanting France to leave the European Union, and Macron wanting even closer cooperation between the bloc's 28 member states, the projected outcome on Sunday means the presidential runoff wo...

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Long hours, low pay at factory used by Ivanka Trump's clothing-maker

Long hours, low pay at factory used by Ivanka Trump's clothing-maker

The "mistakenly labeled merchandise" with the Adrienne Vittadini Studio label instead of Ivanka's label will be corrected, claims G-III. President Donald Trump has repeatedly used the "buy Americ...

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Hundreds turnout for annual Easter egg hunt

Hundreds turnout for annual Easter egg hunt

He doesn't know if it has been 23 or 24 years, but Kenny Scarberry, president of the Portsmouth Area Jaycees, is sure of one thing - the Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt has been a tradition of his organizatio...

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Three ISIS fighters 'killed by wild boars who went on the rampage'

Three ISIS fighters 'killed by wild boars who went on the rampage'

Five other militants were injured, al-Assi said. The local leader claimed Isis were planning to attack a group of tribesmen who were forced to leave their homes and flee to the nearby mountains wh...

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Australia follows U.S. over India-leaning visa programme

Besides, any applicant who is found cheating during the citizenship test will automatically be disqualified. The Federal Government has announced there will be sweeping changes to the testing for Au...

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Eager for 100-day wins, Trump eyes govt funding, border, taxes

Ever since he declared his candidacy, President Donald Trump has stood by the fiction that he somehow could make Mexico pay for the wall he wants to build along the U.S. Democrats will exert maximum l...

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Stuttering Theresa May repeatedly refuses to commit to triple lock for pensioners

Stuttering Theresa May repeatedly refuses to commit to triple lock for pensioners

Mrs May replied: "I've been very clear that under this Conservative government, we have seen pensioners benefit as a result of what we've done to the basic state pension to the tune of £1,250 a year"....

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President Trump Talks Tough on Iran in Meeting with Italian PM

Speaking in Italian, Prime Minister Gentiloni says his country has already begun to correct the problem, but cautions it will be a process. Italy is to host the G7 leaders' summit next month, which ...

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Trump errs on the court system

Trump responded on Wednesday on Twitter. Trump tweeted, the 9th Circuit has an overturned record "close to 80%". "Today's ruling undermines faith in our legal system and raises serious questions...

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Early trends: MCD Election 2017 results' forecast

Early trends: MCD Election 2017 results' forecast

As early trends pointed to a clear victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2017 MCD polls, the resignation phase has started in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as well with party convenor Dilip ...

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French presidential foes take spin battle to tumble-drier factory

Le Pen, 48, is fighting her second presidential campaign after coming in third in 2012 while Macron, a 39-year-old former investment banker and economy minister, is fighting his first, having never ...

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In call to Donald Trump, Chinese leader urges restraint over North Korea

The submarine's arrival comes as the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier heads toward the Korean Peninsula for a joint exercise with South Korea around the weekend. Adding to the heightened tension, No...

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Arkansas executes two inmates on the same night

Arkansas executes two inmates on the same night

The state's attorney general denied the claims . But it was a short reprieve. The state called the claims "utterly baseless" and a federal judge lifted the temporary stay, clearing the way for Wi...

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Students clash with security forces in Kashmir

Students clash with security forces in Kashmir

The spiraling student protests have shaken the state administration as the number of students hitting the streets is increasing with every passing day. She told the staff, according to sources, she di...

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Le Pen lashes out at "weak" Macron

Merkel's chief of staff, Peter Altmaier, tweeted that "the result for Emmanuel Macron shows: France AND Europe can win together!" The other seven candidates were far behind. But a day after the co...

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Tillerson Says Relations With Russia Have Reached a 'Low Point'

Tillerson Says Relations With Russia Have Reached a 'Low Point'

Later Wednesday, Russia blocked the U.N. Security Council's draft resolution condemning Syria and calling for it to comply with an investigation. The Russian government did not mince words to cond...

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Tad Cummins' lawyer defends him: He 'has no history of violence'

Jason Whatley, an attorney representing the girl's relatives, told Fox 17 , adding that they would "step back" from the spotlight. Cummins, 50, was arrested and Elizabeth Thomas, 15, was found last...

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BJP sinks AAP, Congress in Delhi MCD polls

BJP sinks AAP, Congress in Delhi MCD polls

In South Delhi Municipal Corporation, out of 104 seats, BJP has won 17 seats, AAP three and one seat each bagged by Congress, SP and an independent candidate. Imitating Kejriwal's style of speaking, M...

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Marine Le Pen's wily move upstages Macron at Whirlpool factory

Marine Le Pen's wily move upstages Macron at Whirlpool factory

By the time the polls closed on Sunday night, however, Macron had taken a largest share of the vote - around 24 percent - and Le Pen had performed as expected, coming in second with a little more th...

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Why You Should Vote Conservative On 8 June

While she tries to focus the debate on Brexit, Corbyn is looking to harness a powerful anti-establishment mood revealed by last year's European Union referendum and echoed in the rhetoric of Bernie Sa...

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White House set to unveil tax reform blueprint

White House set to unveil tax reform blueprint

Mnuchin, who is spearheading the administration's effort to craft a package that can pass Congress, described the plan as the "the biggest tax cut" in USA history and said he hoped it would attrac...

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Sonny Perdue confirmed as Trump's agriculture secretary

Mr Trump nominated him just two days before his inauguration, and then the nomination was delayed for weeks as the administration prepared his ethics paperwork. "The best representative for ag will be...

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US 'Deeply Concerned' After Turkey Bombs American Allies in Iraq and Syria

The strikes were meant to prevent fighters, arms, ammunition and explosives belonging to the Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK) from entering into Turkey, according to a Turkish military statement . ...

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Rajnath unhappy with CRPF, seeks report on Sukma attack

The injured men have been air-lifted and sent to Raipur and Jagdalpur for treatment. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh paying tribute to CRPF jawans killed in the naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's ...

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North Korea Conducts Massive Artillery Drills for 85th Anniversary of Military

North Korea Conducts Massive Artillery Drills for 85th Anniversary of Military

South Korea's military said it's closely watching North Korean troop movement around Wonsan, but didn't confirm the Yonhap report , which cited an unnamed source to report that the North carried ...

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Venezuela: Protests leave 13 dead in one day

Venezuela: Protests leave 13 dead in one day

But protests are also fuelled by the crippling economic crisis in the oil-rich South American nation of 30 million people. Rodriguez said she asked her Colombian counterpart María Ángela Holguín and...

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Why Investors remained confident on CVS Health Corporation (CVS), Deere & Company (DE)?

A month ago, analyst EPS consensus estimated earnings of US$1.1 per share. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in CVS Health Corp during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $120,000....

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US sets up missile defence in S. Korea as North shows power

US sets up missile defence in S. Korea as North shows power

He said North Korea a global threat and "a problem that we have to finally solve" while calling on theUN Security Council to impose new sanctions. SEOUL , South Korea (AP) - Hours after a display o...

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