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Delta apologizes after California family booted from flight

Mr Schear claims a member of airline staff told him: 'You have to give up the seat or you're going to jail, your wife is going to jail and they'll take your kids from you'. "I bought the seat", he is ...

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Trump vows to "finish off" Obamacare

The House already passed the bill Wednesday in a 309-118 vote. Frank LoBiondo, R-2nd and Chris Smith, R-4th. Polls have shown President Barack Obama's health care overhaul - which the GOP bill would l...

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DPRK conducts large-scale artillery drills on army anniversary: Yonhap

DPRK conducts large-scale artillery drills on army anniversary: Yonhap

The USS Michigan is built to carry submarine-launched ballistic missiles and Tomahawk cruise missiles. Its deployment was met with threats by the North Koreans. Japan's Foreign Ministry announced th...

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Hacking arrest, fake news in tense French presidential race

Hacking arrest, fake news in tense French presidential race

The former president in a video clip praised Macron for standing up for "liberal values", saying that he "appeals to people's hopes and not their fears". On the campaign trail visiting a transport com...

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Comey defends Clinton choice; says he had limited options

Comey defends Clinton choice; says he had limited options

Today, the New York Times reported that in the FBI, "senior officials urged him [Director Comey] not to tell Congress" of reopening the Clinton investigation for fear that it would indeed affect t...

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U.S. May Consider New Sanctions on Venezuela as Crisis Deepens

Looting broke out for a second straight night in the northern city of Valencia. The protests have left at least 33 Venezuelans dead, ranging from teenagers to an 87-year-old woman. That move began t...

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Russia, Iran and Turkey sign a deal on Syrian crisis

Russia, Iran and Turkey sign a deal on Syrian crisis

Rebels fighting to topple Assad are enraged by Iran's role in the deal and blame the Shiite power for fueling the sectarian nature of Syria's conflict, now in its seventh year. "Iran's activities in...

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Abbas warns of painful steps against Palestinian rival Hamas

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immediately hit back. Trump also offered himself as a "mediator, arbiter or facilitator" to help reach a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palest...

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Syria Kurds, Turks clash in wake of deadly air raids

Overnight to Tuesday, Turkish airplanes conducted strikes against facilities of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, which Turkey deems as terrorist, in Sinjar mountains ( Iraq's northwest) and Karachok m...

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House OKs GOP health bill, a step toward Obamacare repeal

Leaders rallied rank-and-file lawmakers at a closed-door meeting early Thursday by playing "Eye of the Tiger", the rousing 1980s song from the " Rocky III" film. Charge older adults more than 5 tim...

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German politician: no Turkish death penalty vote in Germany

German politician: no Turkish death penalty vote in Germany

The German government would strongly object to holding a possible Turkish referendum on reintroduction of the death penalty anywhere within its borders, German government spokesman Steffen Seibert sai...

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N. Korea threatens after alleged assassination attempt

For the Central Intelligence Agency "assassination by use of biochemical substances including radioactive substance and nano poisonous substance is the best method that does not require access to the ...

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Pakistani poster: baahubali 2 turns babu ali 2

No film has so far netted Rs 46 crore in a single day, be it a Holiday or Non-holiday. " "Thank you, everyone, who have been with us for the past five years encouraging us at every turn". Baahubal...

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Locals React to President Trump's Newest Executive Order

Opponents of the Johnson Amendment say such punishment is rarely seen because pastors are intimidated into silence. "President Trump's prior assertion that he wished to " totally destroy " the J...

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China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

China's first aircraft carrier, a refitted Soviet-era vessel called the Liaoning , was commissioned into the People's Liberation Army Navy in 2012. According to the Associated Press , it will be for...

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US commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in 'coming days'

US commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in 'coming days'

The Pacific commander said that he was taking Kim Jong Un at his word that the North Korean leader is determined to develop a long-range nuclear missile that could strike the United States and that sh...

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Venezuela opposition gears for huge rally against plan to rewrite constitution

And the Socialist Party's seeming invincibility at the polls was shattered by the opposition's thundering 2015 victory in legislative elections. The president's opponents want to hold a vote to remo...

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Israel cuts funding to UNESCO

Israel already vowed to cut $ 2 million from the UN budget after the passage in March of anti-Israel resolutions at the UN Human Rights Council, and $6 million in January following the Security Cou...

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UKIP Projected Vote Share Crumbles to Just 5 Per Cent

The Conservatives have made gains while nearly all the other parties have lost ground. Ballots were counted Friday from contests for local councils in Scotland, Wales and many parts of England, as w...

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It's time to see Priyanka Chopra through singer Nick Jonas' lens

It's time to see Priyanka Chopra through singer Nick Jonas' lens

A video doing the rounds on social media shows a foreign paparazzo constantly referring to Deepika as "Priyanka, Priyanka" while she makes her way out of an airport in the US. Just because I am a Bo...

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Russia, Turkey support safe zones in Syria

Negotiations involve the creation of a safe zone in Syria, which is a project that Russia and Turkey support, and that, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin , the United States also back...

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France's Macron says Le Pen promoting hate, would weaken economy

France's Macron says Le Pen promoting hate, would weaken economy

Le Pen, who won 21.5 percent of the vote in the first round of the elections Sunday, on Tuesday made the statement on halal slaughter. The BBC's Hugh Schofield in Paris says this is a symbolic act...

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Ferguson protester photographed with tear gas canister, bag of chips found dead

Ferguson protester photographed with tear gas canister, bag of chips found dead

Many have been asking about Edward Crawford's cause of death and what he was known for. The medical examiner's office says the death of Edward S. Crawford Jr. Louis' Hyde Park neighborhood. Craw...

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Australian health care system better than US

Australian health care system better than US

In it, the United States agreed to take in as many as 1,250 refugees that Australia was holding at offshore detention centers. Nevertheless, Mr Trump postponed Mr Turnbull to instead hold a lengthy ...

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Delhi votes in municipal polls, Kejriwal casts franchise

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, however, has refused to acknowledge the result as a "trailer for MCD polls". The Aam Aadmi Party leader also tweeted that people with voter slips were not being allow...

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White House: Trump will reinforce strong alliance, talk peace on Israel trip

White House: Trump will reinforce strong alliance, talk peace on Israel trip

Trump on Thursday signed an executive order promising "regulatory relief" for groups with religious objections to the requirement. Trump is expected to take his first overseas trip as president late...

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Russia: Syria deal bans US-led coalition aircraft

Russia: Syria deal bans US-led coalition aircraft

That arrangement was suspended last month after the U.S. Tomahawk missile barrage on a Syrian air base, fired in response to a deadly chemical gas attack in Syria that was blamed on Assad's government...

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North Korea accuses US, South Korea of assassination attempt

This comes as tensions between Pyongyang and the administration of President Donald Trump escalates over United States military build-up on the Korean Peninsula and the North's carrying out nuclear an...

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30th ASEAN Summit Shows the Rising Influence of China in Asia

Also absent from Duterte's 25-page statement issued yesterday, a day after the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit in Manila, was specific mention of the Philippines' landmark arbitration vi...

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Central Intelligence Agency 'hatches vicious plot' to assassinate Kim Jong-un: North Korea

Central Intelligence Agency 'hatches vicious plot' to assassinate Kim Jong-un: North Korea

Furious Malaysian leaders recalled their ambassador from Pyongyang, expelled North Korea's ambassador in Kuala Lumpur and ended an arrangement in which North Koreans could enter Malaysia without first...

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The World's Longest-Reigning Monarch Turns 91 Years Old

The World's Longest-Reigning Monarch Turns 91 Years Old

As The Queen turns 91 years old today, we wanted to share a rare photograph of Princess Elizabeth (as she was known then) as a young child. - July 22, 2013: The birth of Prince George, first son o...

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Louisiana investigating fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling

Louisiana investigating fatal police shooting of Alton Sterling

Racial tensions in Baton Rouge were simmering when a black military veteran from Missouri ambushed and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers and wounded three others before being shot ...

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Miffed over border wall talk, top Mexican official floats American entry fee

Miffed over border wall talk, top Mexican official floats American entry fee

An existing temporary funding bill expires on Friday at midnight and all sides anticipated that another stopgap measure would be required to buy time for the House and Senate to process the massive ...

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No point campaigning for UKIP, says party's ex-MP

No point campaigning for UKIP, says party's ex-MP

First results from local elections in Britain released on Friday showed a strong boost for Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party ahead of next month's Brexit-dominated legislative polls. (Me...

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National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Sidney Crosby 'day-to-day' with concussion

May 1, 2017 - Crosby suffers a concussion after being cross-checked in the head by Washington defenseman Matt Niskanen in Game 3 of an Eastern Conference semifinal. "I think Malkin is going to step u...

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