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Turks claim 14 PKK deaths in Iraq raids

The United States is aligned with People's Protection Units, or YPG, and the Peshmerga in Iraq - both Kurdish groups. Turkey conducted airstrikes against the group in Syria and Iraq on Tuesday, sayi...

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Sanctuary City Bill heads to Governor's desk

The bill also would punish local police chiefs, sheriffs and other law enforcement officers who refuse to take on the work of federal immigration agents, proposing a $1,000 fine or prison for up to on...

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Moscow says concerned about Turkish airstrikes in Iraq, Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said most of those killed were members of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which is battling the Islamic State group in northern Syria . Due to its...

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Plagiarism or a 'wink'? Le Pen lifts conservative's speech

Campaigning in Villepinte, a suburb north of the capital, Marine Le Pen told a rally: "Emmanuel Macron is just Francois Hollande who wants to stay and who is hanging on to power like a barnacle". As M...

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N. Korea again dominates S. Korea's presidential election

N. Korea again dominates S. Korea's presidential election

Many traditional conservatives still reeling from Park's downfall and her arrest support Ahn because they worry Moon's ascension would lead to concessions to the North and weaken worldwide sanctions o...

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Dec 16 gang rape: Supreme Court to deliver verdict today

The convicts have approached the Supreme Court against the high court's order which had confirmed the death penalty awarded to them by the trial court. The girl succumbed to her injuries in a Singapor...

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Jamshedpur cleanest city of Eastern India

Jamshedpur cleanest city of Eastern India

The Centre on Thursday announced its list of the cleanest cities in the country - and Madhya Pradesh's Indore was ranked first. 38 cities were awarded including the Top five clean cities at the n...

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Local elections: Gains for Tories as Labour lose 119 seats

Labour's election co-ordinator Andrew Gwynne acknowledged there were "challenges" for the party as it struggled in the south Wales valleys and failed to resist Tory advances in England. Speaking on th...

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Final game of Indians-Tigers series called off on rainy day

Tigers: JaCoby Jones , who went on the DL on April 23 after being hit in the mouth by a pitch, is expected to make a couple more rehab starts before returning. "It felt good to help us win a game"....

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Pope Francis I praises level of relations with Eastern Orthodox Church

Separately on Saturday, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said the U.S. should show restraint and warned that Mr Kim "wants to end the world". Already, attacks against Christians in northern Sina...

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Sufficient evidence to show Pak army regular mutilated Indian soldiers

Foreign office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria, while reacting to defence minister Arun Jaitley's remarks, told Radio Pakistan that his country had made it clear that no incident of mutilation of bodies o...

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Grenade found in well at Red Fort

Grenade found in well at Red Fort

A diffused grenade was found in the premises of the Red Fort in the national capital on Thursday evening, triggering an alert. The 17 century monument is visited by hundreds of tourists and locals. Re...

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France's Macron takes Euroskeptic stance, warns EU

This is where Jean-Marie Le Pen traditionally held his May Day rallies but this year's event was attended by only a couple of hundred of the party's old guard, BBC Paris correspondent Hugh Schofield...

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How China's aircraft carriers stack up against carriers from other military powers

China may be planning to build at least two, and possibly as many as four, additional carriers, with one of them, the Type 002, reported to be already under construction at a shipyard outside Shangh...

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Senate approves $1.1T spending bill

Senate approves $1.1T spending bill

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, a New York Democrat, speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington , March 28, 2017. "The bipartisan work that brought us to this point lays the ground...

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Trump's fondness for strongmen trumps rights concerns

Trump's fondness for strongmen trumps rights concerns

Xi's call came after President Donald Trump called Duterte on Saturday at the close of a summit of Southeast Asian leaders hosted by Duterte, and expressed Washington's commitment to their treat...

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Hampton Roads congressmen split in vote to replace Affordable Care Act

Hampton Roads congressmen split in vote to replace Affordable Care Act

Through higher premiums, less coverage and millions losing their insurance, she said Americans lose out with the AHCA . The Republican Party's seven-year quest to repeal Obamacare faced its ultim...

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Clash erupts on Pakistan-Afghan frontier, one dead - Pakistan military

Clash erupts on Pakistan-Afghan frontier, one dead - Pakistan military

This was done despite the fact that Afghan authorities had been informed well in advance and coordination was carried out through diplomatic and military channels for conduct of census. According to s...

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"Live With Kelly & Ryan" Confirmed As Ryan Seacrest Permanently Joins Show

Seacrest will also continue his nationally syndicated radio shows for iHeartMedia, broadcasting from ABC in NY. They added to CNN: "He will continue to lead his nationally syndicated radio shows f...

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Yates to say she expressed alarm to White House on Flynn

President Trump is mistaken if he believes Abbas is genuinely interested in finding peace. "Our strategic option, our strategic choice, is to bring about peace based on the vision of the two-state, ...

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Hundreds Take to Connecticut Streets for May Day Protest

Hundreds Take to Connecticut Streets for May Day Protest

At least one protest has turned violent: In Paris, protesters threw "gasoline bombs and other objects" at police, while officers threw tear gas at the crowd and clubbed some demonstrators with trunche...

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The 30th Asean Summit

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte faced pushback on Saturday at a regional summit in his efforts to weaken Southeast Asian resistance to Chinese expansionism in the contested South #China Sea, dip...

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Manchester United fans delighted with Marcus Rashford's performance against Celta Vigo

Manchester United fans delighted with Marcus Rashford's performance against Celta Vigo

United eventually broke the deadlock in the 67th minute through Marcus Rashford, who curled home a sublime free-kick from 25-yards out. Celta Vigo coach Eduardo Berizzo vowed to attack Manchester Un...

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Tillerson meets ASEAN ministers to seek support on North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says "there's nearly no trust" between the USA and Russian Federation now. "They are universal . Trump/Tillerson approach is green light for repression", tweeted Sa...

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A look at Macedonia's deepening political turmoil

A local analyst told SeeNews on Friday that the attack on Macedonia's parliament on Thursday was instigated by Gruevski and his party with the aim to provoke a backlash and lead to the proclamation ...

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Former US president Obama endorses Macron in French campaign

Former US president Obama endorses Macron in French campaign

In the final TV debate before Sunday's second-round ballot, Mr Macron labelled his opponent, the National Front's Marine Le Pen , the "high priestess of fear". This news comes two weeks after Presi...

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Assertive China flexes its muscles — ASEAN Summit Recap

Duterte vowed after his election previous year not to "taunt or flaunt" the ruling, saying he did not want to go to war with China. Beijing considers the statement to be a barometer of the bloc's diss...

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Local Lawmakers React to House GOP Health Care Bill Passing

Local Lawmakers React to House GOP Health Care Bill Passing

Trump told Turnbull on Thursday that Australia has a better healthcare system than the U.S. The president , however, also said the new GOP healthcare plan is "one of the best anywhere in the worl...

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Kids have adorable reaction to classmate's new prosthetic leg

Kids have adorable reaction to classmate's new prosthetic leg

Her friends had the most incredible reactions. When seven-year-old Anu showed off her new sports blade to her friends at school, she got a lovely response. The prosthetics, which are estimated to ...

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Iran says Saudis seeking tension, calls Riyadh comments 'destructive'

Iran accused Saudi Arabia on Wednesday of seeking tension in the region, saying the Saudi deputy crown prince had made "destructive" comments by ruling out dialogue with Tehran. Saudi Arabia, has in t...

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Dallas paramedic remains in ICU after shooting

Dallas paramedic remains in ICU after shooting

The paramedic is in critical but stable condition after undergoing surgery at Baylor University Medical Center, police said. Late-morning, after hearing the sound of guns, a police officer directly ...

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Russia, Iran, Turkey Sign on 'de-escalation Zones' in Syria

Russia, Iran, Turkey Sign on 'de-escalation Zones' in Syria

No details were released on how the three countries, which support different sides in the conflict, would attempt to end the violence. The delegation of the armed opposition, represented at the meet...

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Police officer in teen shooting terminated

Officer Roy Oliver has been identified as the cop who fatally shot 15-year-old Jordan Edwards in the head Saturday night as he left a house party. Originally Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber...

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White House Defends Trump's Decision To Reach Out To Philippines' President

White House Defends Trump's Decision To Reach Out To Philippines' President

However, on Sunday, Trump's chief of staff Reince Prebus said on US television that the phone call should not be seen as support of Duterte's record in his war on drugs . During a "friendly" phone ...

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Abbas says talks with Trump positive, if short on specifics

Abbas said he believed their partnership could bring about a historic peace deal, emphasizing that he wants to see a Palestinian state with borders that existed prior to the region's war in 1967, wi...

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