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White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte

White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte

President Donald Trump seemingly prioritized US strategic interests over human rights by inviting a widely-criticized world leader from Southeast Asia - where the U.S.is vying with China for influen...

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Mother's Day: The most Special day of all

Mother's Day: The most Special day of all

Mother's Day is celebrated to acknowledge the countless sacrifices moms put in every day. Mothers are the first to rise in the morning and the last to go to bed at night. Her mother died on 9 M...

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Woman dies after found in bed 'covered in blood' in Sylvania

Woman dies after found in bed 'covered in blood' in Sylvania

Fairfax reports a neighbour and family friend say the 28-year-old had started hearing voices in his head recently. Ms Connors' younger son Nathan Connors - also known as Nathan White - was arrested ...

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Putin says intimidation of North Korea must end

Despot leader Jong-un is pictured laughing and hugging rocket research officials as they celebrate before threatening to carry out more nuclear and missile tests. The latest test was the North's first...

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North Korea is reportedly celebrating the test of a "perfect weapon system"

So far, the exact type of missile also remains under dispute, but the U.S. Pacific Command confirmed that the flight was not consistent with that of an intercontinental ballistic missile commonly asso...

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Japan says N. Korea may have tested new missile

Japan's Defense Ministry said the missile reached an altitude of 2,000 kilometers (1,240 miles) and flew for 30 minutes. "Despite strong warning from the global community, North Korea launched a b...

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Tornadoes, storms kill 11 in US South

Tornadoes, storms kill 11 in US South

Tornadoes hit several small towns in East Texas , killing four people. "It is heartbreaking and upsetting to say the least", said Canton Mayor Lou Ann Everett. He noted that a triage centre was s...

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Palestine Conflict: Trump 'Just Giving Rhetoric Everyone Wants to Hear'

Walking in the footsteps of many of his predecessors who delved into Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking - but ultimately failed - US President Donald Trump launched Wednesday his own "process which hopef...

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VLOG: House panel rejects Duterte impeachment complaint

VLOG: House panel rejects Duterte impeachment complaint

All 42 members of the committee voted against the complaint and will recommend its dismissal by the 292-seat Congress, where Duterte has a super-majority. The Justice Committee of the House of Represe...

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Hunt: No second wave of cyber attacks

In the U.S. FedEx was hit. Did this affect the spread of the attack, and was the decision a result of funding cuts? Security firm Digital Shadows said on Sunday that transactions totalling $32, 00...

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NATO assessing request for more troops to Afghanistan

NATO assessing request for more troops to Afghanistan

The president hasn't yet decided on expanding the USA presence in the nation's longest war , according to the official, who asked not to be identified discussing internal deliberations. Rand Paul, ...

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Calming Spinner Fidget Ceramic Bearing Toy For Stress Relief Launched On Amazon

Calming Spinner Fidget Ceramic Bearing Toy For Stress Relief Launched On Amazon

But Hettinger's device, which she pitched unsuccessfully to the toymaker Hasbro, had little in common with the ubiquitous fidget spinner sold today resembling a coaster-sized propeller with a bearing ...

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Chelsea set to splash £200m in summer spree — Transfer Focus

Chelsea set to splash £200m in summer spree — Transfer Focus

There has been a great deal of speculation over the future of Conte this season, with Inter Milan making their interest in him very clear, yet it seems that at least for now, Conte sees a long term fu...

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Putin sits down at piano in China, plays Soviet songs

In order to eliminate conflicts in Eurasia, we need to abandon hostile rhetoric, mutual accusations and rebukes, Russia President Vladimir Putin said at the opening of the One Belt, One Road worldwi...

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Xi urges countries to coordinate development policies, reject protectionism

Xi urges countries to coordinate development policies, reject protectionism

China has rejected the concerns voiced by India on the One Belt, One Road (OBOR) initiative violating India's sovereignty and on its lack of transparency, saying today that "The global community's w...

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North Korea says new long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

North Korea says new long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

The test was meant to examine the "technical details and characteristics" of the rocket, which it said is "capable of carrying a powerful and big nuclear warhead". The Sunday launch of the Hwangson-12...

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U.S. signs Arctic Council accord

Though President Donald Trump remains publicly suspicious of the Paris accord, especially with regards to its potential impact on the US economy and American jobs, he has yet to articulate a formal po...

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Indian officer who tied Kashmiri youth to jeep given 'clean chit'

Indian officer who tied Kashmiri youth to jeep given 'clean chit'

The convoy of five Indian Army vehicles led by Major Gogoi reportedly consisted of soldiers, 12 election officials, nine jawans from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and two policemen. The April ...

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Mother's Day and golf are linked

Mother's Day and golf are linked

It's all a part of the healing process and to deny yourself a good cry or the opportunity to celebrate your heavenly mom's legacy would be a travesty. You listen to my secrets and make them yours. ...

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Companies prepare for more ransomware attacks on Monday

The code used in the attacks was borrowed form the code leaked from the NSA exploit, if Microsoft had been informed of this exploit, then it could have been fixed earlier and this massive hacking coul...

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Second Ebola case confirmed in Congo

Tanzania has never registered any case of Ebola in history. "This outbreak resulted in a total of 38 laboratory-confirmed cases and 28 probable cases, including 49 deaths in the Boende, Equateur p...

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Trump to broker Israeli-Palestinian peace

Reaffirming his commitment to a two-state solution, he called on Israel to recognize Palestinian statehood just as Palestinians recognize the state of Israel. Trump faced deep skepticism at home an...

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World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

The cross-border police agency Europol said the situation was "stable", easing fears that attacks that struck computers in British hospital wards, European vehicle factories and Russian banks would sp...

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Gaza fisherman killed by Israeli fire, army probing incident

The Israeli military said the vessel was sacked on when it allegedly "deviated" from its designated fishing zone, imposed as part of a blockade of the strip. "It added that "the Israeli government con...

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Local election results in Scotland likely to heal COSLA rift

The SNP won 431 council seats across Scotland, its largest haul at a council election. Following the local elections which saw the SNP come out as the largest party across Scotland's local authoriti...

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North Korea Celebrates Test Of New, Long-Range Missile

Leader Kim Jong-Un personally oversaw the test, it said, and "hugged officials in the field of rocket research, saying that they worked hard to achieve a great thing". This vague statement leaves th...

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BC election exposed a polarized province

He told media May 10 that he spoke with Green Party leader Andrew Weaver on election night and that the two "talked about how we agree that the B.C. Liberals have failed British Columbians in a range ...

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Miss. D.C. crowned Miss USA for second year in a row

Miss. D.C. crowned Miss USA for second year in a row

Though McCullough likely did not intend it, her logic reeks of classism. Not only was it a little off tangent, it also sparked a fierce social media debate. - rap god baechu (@sciattas) May 15, 201...

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Macron chooses Republican legislator Edouard Philippe as new French Prime Minister

Macron chooses Republican legislator Edouard Philippe as new French Prime Minister

Appointing Philippe could tick several boxes for 39-year-old Macron, France's youngest president, who took power on Sunday. Emmanuel Macron (L) gestures as he parades in a auto on the Champs Elysees...

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North Korea says new rocket can carry nuclear warhead

Tokyo said the flight pattern could indicate a new type of missile. The country's official Korean Central News Agency says the missile fired Sunday Korea time was a Hwasong-12 "capable of carrying a...

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France's Youngest President Assumes Office

After Macron was formally declared president at the Elysee Palace, 21 cannon shots were fired from across the Seine River at the Invalides monument, where Napoleon is entombed. He is also relatively u...

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Cyber attack is biggest of its kind ever launched, say security chiefs

Britain's national health care system is still feeling the effects as gaining access to patient records is still a problem. Like this? Come and check us out on Snapchat Discover . But he also pla...

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Putin and Trump to meet in Hamburg in July

Putin and Trump to meet in Hamburg in July

Ending violence in Syria is highly needed given that the civil war has resulted in the death of more than 400,000 people. Russian Federation rejected today Western press reports of an alleged dismis...

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N.Korea claims new missile has USA in crosshairs

North Korean propaganda must be considered with wariness - Pyongyang has threatened for decades to reduce Seoul to a "sea of fire", for instance - but Monday's claim, if confirmed, would mark anothe...

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Miss District of Columbia wins 2017 edition of Miss USA

Miss District of Columbia wins 2017 edition of Miss USA

McCullough earned a bachelor of science degree in chemistry with a concentration in radiochemistry from South Carolina State University that led to a career at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the p...

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