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Germany's Merkel arrives in Russia for talks with Putin

They two leaders set the foundation for what could be their first face-to-face meeting in July. This time, the White House didn't say who else huddled with Trump around the Resolute Desk as he spoke t...

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Euro jumps as Macron and Le Pen enter second round of elections

Euro jumps as Macron and Le Pen enter second round of elections

On Monday, polls in France showed about 60 percent of voters supported Macron, compared to less than 40 percent for Le Pen. His party's candidate, Benoit Hamon, was knocked out in the first round...

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Paris May Day march descends into violence in run-up to election

Said, a chauffeur who supports Mr Macron, said his father was targeted "because he was a foreigner, an Arab". Florian Philippot, deputy leader of Le Pen's anti-European Union, National Front (FN) pa...

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KY: Damages Case Against Kim Davis Approved by 6th Circuit

KY: Damages Case Against Kim Davis Approved by 6th Circuit

Davis said she refused to grant the licenses because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage. Now, the case gets kicked back to the USA district judge. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. ...

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Turkish jets attack US-backed troops in Iraq, Syria

It also expressed concern that "the Turkish strikes were inflicted on the territory of sovereign states, bypassing their legitimate governments". Turkey views some of the Syrian Kurdish forces ass...

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Janet Jackson to return to tour after split

Janet Jackson to return to tour after split

Her comeback performance will be on September 7. "He's her primary source of emotional support and may be the flawless guardian for her son while she's on tour", the source adds. "Yes, I'm separated...

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Duterte, ASEAN leaders pull back from South China Sea dispute

Duterte, ASEAN leaders pull back from South China Sea dispute

Human Rights Watch and other critics reacted with alarm and outrage Monday at Trump's invitation for Duterte to visit the White House in a telephone call where the leader of the free world also affirm...

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Netanyahu slams 'absurd' UN vote on Jerusalem

In the case of the resolution, UNESCO clearly intended "Palestine" to connote a Palestinian state within Israel even though there is no such state. A UNESCO executive board committee passed a resolu...

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India to launch South Asia Satellite, 'invaluable gift' to neighbours: Modi

India to launch South Asia Satellite, 'invaluable gift' to neighbours: Modi

Modi had at the Saarc Summit held in Kathmandu, Nepal, in November 2014 about the SAARC satellite as "India's gift" for Saarc region. Sources say the project was dropped as a surprise on ISRO as jus...

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Explosion near United States embassy in Kabul, casualties feared

Explosion near United States embassy in Kabul, casualties feared

The explosion reportedly hit a NATO-led Resolute Support mission convoy of armored personnel carriers. Several civilian cars badly damaged or destroyed. The report did not include a massacre at a...

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Chris Soules Accused Of Hiding 'Level Of Intoxication' In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash

Chris Soules Accused Of Hiding 'Level Of Intoxication' In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash

The state also argues that the motion to dismiss has been filed prematurely and that such a motion should come after Soules is formally charged, which will occur when the trial information is filed ...

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Romantic Breakup Seen as Motive in San Diego Mass Shooting

Romantic Breakup Seen as Motive in San Diego Mass Shooting

At that moment Selis pulled a gun from his waistband and began firing shots at people . Helped by a police helicopter, officers on the ground were directed to the pool area. Authorities have not ...

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Furious Afghans call for resignations after base attack

Furious Afghans call for resignations after base attack

The visit, Mattis's first as secretary of defense, comes just days after a devastating Taliban attack on one of Afghanistan's largest and most secure bases killed at least 140 soldiers - leading t...

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Offensive fliers depicting black man with knife found on UT campus

Offensive fliers depicting black man with knife found on UT campus

Campus police Chief David Carter said investigators were also interviewing more than 25 witnesses to try to figure out whether the victims were stabbed at random or attacked for a particular goal. Fen...

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Jordan Edwards: Police Revise Story on Teen's Shooting

Jordan Edwards: Police Revise Story on Teen's Shooting

He says officers grew concerned when the vehicle backed down a street, prompting one unidentified officer to fire. Merritt says the auto wasn't being driven aggressively and that the teens in the ve...

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United Kingdom to join USA action in Syria if new chemical attack

Asked if MPs would have to approve Britain joining any similar action in the future, Mr Johnson told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "I think that needs to be tested". The chemical weapons attack k...

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Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches

Federal gov't relaxes nutrition standards for school lunches

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue yesterday announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) will provide greater flexibility in nutrition requirements for school meal progra...

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'I Will Not Be Happy' if North Korea Conducts Nuke Test

'I Will Not Be Happy' if North Korea Conducts Nuke Test

When pressed on his reaction to another nuclear missile test, Trump said: "I would not be happy". "'Not happy' mean military action?" "We do see China starting to do something", including in publi...

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'I would not be happy' if North Korea conducts nuclear test

Trump's comments came two days after he told Reuters in an interview that a "major, major conflict" between the US and North Korea was possible, though he said he would prefer to resolve tensions in t...

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'Simpsons' take on Trump's first 100 days

Melania tries to stay THIS far away from me at all times . Trump still finds it so necessary to stroke that one touchstone of victory that he's handing out election maps to visiting reporters half ...

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Anthony Joshua puts the fight back into Boxing

Joshua will take time to consider his next fight, which could be a mandatory defence of either the IBF or WBA "super" titles, or a rematch with Klitschko. With 90,000 people watching from the stands...

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US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan this year

US aims to eliminate IS from Afghanistan this year

Afghan security forces were killed at a "shockingly high" rate during what has historically been a winter lull in fighting against the Taliban, according to a report by a United States watchdog. Unl...

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First NFL draft was all about sport, not spectacle

First NFL draft was all about sport, not spectacle

The Tennessee Titans have given quarterback Marcus Mariota a playmaking receiver by selecting Western Michigan's Corey Davis with the fifth pick in the National Football League draft. Alabama ...

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A snapshot of Trump's first 100 days: summarized in numbers

They have noted embarrassing setbacks for Trump on health care and a travel ban, and reversals on China and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, while also recognizing campaign pledges he has met, su...

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Israeli politicians pan Liberman for provoking North Korea

Israeli politicians pan Liberman for provoking North Korea

On April 29, North Korea's Defense Ministry threatened Israel after Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman told the Hebrew-language Walla! news site in an interview called out the North Korean leader...

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French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarism

Perhaps more surprisingly, there was little sign it would seriously damage Le Pen. On Sunday voters will choose between pro-EU presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron , youthful leader of the newly ...

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Rogue FBI employee married ISIS terrorist — CNN exclusive

Rogue FBI employee married ISIS terrorist — CNN exclusive

Nine months later, on 3 August 2016, the Pentagon released a statement reversing its assessment of Cuspert's death: "It now appears that assessment was incorrect and Denis Cuspert survived the airstri...

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White House defends Trump inviting Rodrigo Duterte to Washington

Duterte said Monday he could not "make any definite promise" about the trip due to his schedule. "I'm tied up ", the Philippine president said, according to the Associated Press . "The Philipp...

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US, Russia agree to increased diplomacy on Syria

The White House said the two leaders agreed that "all parties must do all they can to end the violence" in Syria. The Kremlin says Trump and Putin also discussed holding their first in-person meetin...

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President Trump: Economic growth is going to pay for new tax cuts

President Trump: Economic growth is going to pay for new tax cuts

Imagine those millions saved! President Trump is confident in his Tax plan, despite early opposition among GOP leaders in some key Blue States and sure makes for an interesting read but is ultimat...

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Japan warship to escort United States supply vessel in Pacific

Positions of Russian Federation and China on the North Korean nuclear issue almost coincide, Denisov said. "So, this is something that we know we can not tolerate in terms of a risk to the American ...

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Order sets up legal showdown with vast lands at stake

The monuments under review range from President Bill Clinton's designation in 1996 of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah to most recently, President Barack Obama's designation pas...

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China: US, North Korea should establish contact, defuse crisis

The joint drills have just ended, but naval exercises are continuing in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) with a United States strike group led by the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. A missile fired Satur...

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Erdogan: Turkey to hold referendum on EU membership

Turkey has made a conscientious effort to help them as "we should not become tyrants" by becoming indifferent to the sufferings of others. "President (Erdogan) and I agreed to work together to stren...

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Palace: Trump sees Duterte doing a sensible job

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte told United States President Donald Trump he can not scare North Korean leader Kim Jong-un with firepower, cautioning him of a major nuclear fallout in case of war in the ...

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