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Relatives of jailed Venezuelan dissident seek global action

President Maduro has set up an assembly to write a new constitution in a move critics called a ploy to remain in power. U.S. President Donald Trump's national security advisor met on Friday with the...

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ASEAN leaders air concerns over threats to peace, stability

A day after taking centre stage as host of an Association of Southeast Asian Nations leaders' meeting, Duterte released a bland chairman's statement that ignored last year's global ruling outlawing Ch...

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Defeated French Socialists and Republicans urge votes for Macron

The factory is doomed to closure in favor of cheaper labor in Poland. The move comes just a day after she reached the second round of the French election, where she will face centrist Emmanuel Macro...

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North Korea: CIA Plotting Biochem Attack On Kim Jong

North Korea: CIA Plotting Biochem Attack On Kim Jong

The statement, which ran in North Korean state media, said the plot's origins began in 2014 and that South Korean agents, in collusion with the Central Intelligence Agency, gave more than $100,000 a...

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Trump meets Turnbull, praises Australia's universal healthcare

The statement from the White House comes after Trump heaped praise on Australia's healthcare system in a meeting with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in New York City this week. Mr Trump was seated wi...

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U.S. House Passes Healthcare Bill in Big Win for Trump

U.S. House Passes Healthcare Bill in Big Win for Trump

SVP David French of the National Retail Federation called the AHCA "an important milestone" to making systemic improvements despite admitting that it is "not flawless". After the successful House vote...

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Congress finishes spending bill, sends legislation to Trump

Senate passage Thursday afternoon would send the bill to the White House in time to avert a midnight Friday shutdown deadline. House Republicans will vote on a bill to repeal major portions of Democ...

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Ann Coulter Pulls Out Of Berkeley Speaking Engagement

Ann Coulter Pulls Out Of Berkeley Speaking Engagement

Coulter is "certainly an entertainer, she's certainly a polemicist", but she also uses facts to make arguments about matters of public importance, Worden said. "We wouldn't be sitting here and this wo...

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Trump keeps options open against North Korea

And he was able to do it. The Carl Vinson arrived in the Sea of Japan and kicked off a joint drill with the South Korean navy on Saturday, hours after North Korea launched a ballistic missile in app...

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Brazil FM calls Maduro's constitution move a 'coup'

The opposition accuses the elected president of manoeuvering to strengthen his grip on power. They want a vote on removing him from office. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro shocked many of his co...

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Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign payments

He was paid for the appearance, as receipts released by the committee show. "We urge DIA and the Committee to release the full, unredacted letter, along with the documents that General Flynn pro...

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Convicts to file review plea, say SC bowed down to public pressure

Convicts to file review plea, say SC bowed down to public pressure

Justice Dipak Misra said the 23-year-old woman had suffered a "devastating hour of darkness" as the court rejected an appeal against the death penalty, which was handed down in 2013. Her intestine was...

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Conservatives win Lancashire County Council elections

Conservatives win Lancashire County Council elections

The Labour leader has admitted his party faces a challenge on a "historic scale" to win on 8 June after the Conservatives enjoyed the best local election performance by a governing party in 40 years, ...

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Flynn Likely Broke Law in Accepting Russian Payments, Lawmakers Say

Flynn Likely Broke Law in Accepting Russian Payments, Lawmakers Say

Representatives Jason Chaffetz and Elijah Cummings said Mr Flynn could face prosecution because, as a former Army officer, he was barred from accepting the foreign payments. As a former general, Flynn...

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MCD poll results influenced by UP and Modi's growing stature, Kejriwal says

MCD poll results influenced by UP and Modi's growing stature, Kejriwal says

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken announced his resignation as the poll results came out, while AAP legislator from Chandani Chowk Alka Lamba offered to resign as her party did not win in a single MCD w...

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Afghan army chief, minister resign after deadly attack

At least 130 Afghans were killed and the country's army chief and defense minister resigned . Afghans slammed the government for its inability to counter the attack, though Habibi said at a press c...

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France's tense presidential race is colliding with May Day labor marches

The French would take a "business as usual attitude" as a "betrayal" he warned. In Paris's Place de la Republique, 28-year-old teacher Camille Delaye was holding a placard that read: "Abstention is ...

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Pope Francis defies security concerns with open-air Mass in Egypt

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently fail. In answer to a question about North Korean missile tests and military and diplomatic moves by the US, Francis said the United Nations shou...

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Only Modi can resolve Kashmir issue: Mehbooba Mufti

Only Modi can resolve Kashmir issue: Mehbooba Mufti

Woh jo faisla karenge, mulk support karega", she said. CM Mehbooba Mufti was speaking to the media after inaugurating a flyover in Jammu. Indirectly referring to ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ...

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Trump says he's committed to helping solve Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Trump said he is "committed to working with Israel and the Palestinians to reach an agreement". " Let's see if we can prove them wrong . OK?" Donald Trump has said he does not think brokering pea...

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Putin, Trump talk 'coordination' against terrorism in call

Putin, Trump talk 'coordination' against terrorism in call

In a conversation described by Moscow as "businesslike and constructive, the two leaders also discussed the Syria crisis and agreed to work together to find solutions". Trump accused Bashar al-Assad...

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'Hey hey hey, goodbye': Democrats chant at House Republicans after healthcare vote

'Hey hey hey, goodbye': Democrats chant at House Republicans after healthcare vote

McAuliffe said the requirements to receive Medicaid were already "very lean" in Virginia prior to the House voting to repeal the Affordable Care Act. But healthcare consultancy and research firm A...

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French campaign watchdog examines election-eve Macron leak

It said the leaked data had been "fraudulently" obtained and that fake news has probably been mingled in with it. French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's campaign delivered a statement add...

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US Vice President Seeks to Reassure Australian Alliance Following Trump Spat

An official in Turnbull's office noted Pence has already met and spoken by phone with several ministers about the Trump administration's commitment to the bilateral relationship. Afterwards, it wasn't...

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Canada threatens to play hardball with Trump over lumber tariffs

What: President Trump's administration this week slapped retroactive tariffs ranging from 3 to 24 percent on five Canadian exporters of softwoods, which are used in building homes. Members of the loca...

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Comey dodges questions on Obama spying on Trump

He did confirm that former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates "did" tell him of her concerns about former National Security Advisor Mike Flynn's Russian Federation ties, but "I don't know whether I c...

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Suspect in officer's shooting found dead at motel

Suspect in officer's shooting found dead at motel

Police said Delaney has a projectile lodged in his head and may have to undergo surgery Saturday. Police have officers and vehicles stationed at positions around the grounds of a MA motel where an o...

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Theresa May warns ministers against election complacency

Theresa May warns ministers against election complacency

Pat McFadden says Labour should keep open the option of remaining part of the EU customs union as Labour set out its Brexit plans should it win the General Election. Labour would also replace the Cons...

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Connecticut Delegation Awaits Health Care Vote

Connecticut Delegation Awaits Health Care Vote

Under ACA, the money from higher income earners was used to pay the premiums for those with pre-existing conditions, those between 23 and 26 who remain on their parents plan and those low-income earne...

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French presidential candidate's team says it suffered 'massive' hack

French presidential candidate's team says it suffered 'massive' hack

A large trove of emails from the campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron was posted online late on Friday, 1-1/2 days before voters go to the polls to choose the country's next pre...

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Vice President, PM condole Leila Seth's demise

Vice President, PM condole Leila Seth's demise

She later went on to author "We, the Children of India" (2010), which explains the Constitution's preamble to younger readers, and "Talking of Justice: People's Rights in Modern India" (2014), a work ...

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Mosul: Iraqi Army Denies Air Raid Targeted Civilians

It follows reports on talks between Iraq and the United States on maintaining American forces in the country. The U.S. -backed Iraqi offensive to take back Mosul from ISIS gained fresh momentum on...

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Tories triumph in Lancaster as party takes county council

On the eve of the vote, Mrs May lashed out at Brussels over the Brexit talks, accusing officials of hardening their position to affect the outcome of next month's election. "It's between a Scottish Na...

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Baffert filly wins Oaks by surprise

Baffert filly wins Oaks by surprise

Daddys Lil Darling, Lockdown and Vexatious completed a $1 superfecta worth more than $85,000. "I watched her school the other day at Santa Anita and, wow, she's imposing". His view of the race went ...

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Health Care repeal passes US House

Health Care repeal passes US House

The latest plan was cobbled together to satisfy the hard right wing of the House caucus, which had contributed to the failure of earlier plans. They would be able to opt out of requirements to give in...

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