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Ariana Grande's manager: 'Fear cannot rule the day'

Manchester police said on Wednesday they're investigating a network they think orchestrated the bombing, and the suspected perpetrator's father and brother were arrested in Tripoli. The Islamic Sta...

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Donald Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

Donald Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

There is a good chance that behind closed doors other demands were made as well - although there seemed to be few strings attached to the $480 billion in agreements signed between the U.S. The Israeli...

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Russian Amb. said Kushner wanted secret communications backchannel

Jared Kushner proposed setting up a secret, secure communications channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team, according to The Washington Post . bureaucracy. "Mr. Kushner previous...

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FA Cup final: Wenger to start Ospina against Chelsea

Wenger's switch to a three-at-the-back formation means Chamberlain could miss out again to Hector Bellerin for the right wing-back berth as the Spain global is arguably more athletic and certai...

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UK Labour leader links terror to wars as campaign resumes

UK Labour leader links terror to wars as campaign resumes

In London , Scotland Yard said it had planned for heightened security for the bank holiday weekend with several major public and sports events planned, including the FA Cup final between Arsenal an...

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Trump Says Muslim Countries Must Take Lead In Fighting Terror

For better or worse, Trump's visit - the pageantry, the personalities and the weird contradictions - captivated the region. The official insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the private meeting...

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Narendra Modi inaugurates Dhola Sadiya Bridge in Assam

He took a dig at previous governments for slow speed of work, saying there was a big mismatch between people's expectations and implementation of schemes or projects. "For fulfilling India's dream of ...

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Clash erupts as Philippine troops raid hideout of IS-linked fighters

Clash erupts as Philippine troops raid hideout of IS-linked fighters

Five Philippine soldiers were wounded on Tuesday in a clash when they raided an apartment where Islamic State-linked militants were hiding in a city on the southern island of Mindanao, the army said. ...

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Gold at highest since May 1 on political uncertainty, dollar

Gold at highest since May 1 on political uncertainty, dollar

USA gold futures gained 0.1 percent to $1,257.2 an ounce. Leaders of the world's rich nations face hard talks with Donald Trump at a G7 summit in Sicily on Friday after the United States preside...

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Lawmaker: Hugo Chavez's childhood home burned by protesters

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has pressed ahead with a plan to create a popular assembly with the ability to rewrite the constitution , drawing instant criticism from the opposition. The g...

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Hunting Feral Hogs From Hot Air Balloons Awaits Approval From Govenor Abbott

Hunting Feral Hogs From Hot Air Balloons Awaits Approval From Govenor Abbott

This week, they are focusing on the important issues-you now have the freedom to hunt feral hogs from hot air balloons in the state of Texas. The bill requires the state to license hot air hot h...

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Iran President Hassan Rouhani: Donald Trump 'intellectually unstable'

Nonetheless, many believe that Israel was specifically emboldened to seek adventurism in Syria after the election to office of US President Donald Trump - what eventually led to a wider involvem...

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The double count: Trump budget includes $2 trillion accounting gimmick

This is "demagoguery at the very highest level", Mulvaney told "Fox & Friends" on Thursday, singling out New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who said " children will die " if this budget is enac...

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City costs for Vancouver 4-20 marijuana protest more than $245000

The City of Vancouver says it incurred nearly a quarter of a million dollars in costs related to two 4/20 marijuana day of protest rallies in April 2017. "The real lost revenue here is the expense of ...

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Mulvaney defends Trump Administration's FY 2018 budget before Congress

Mulvaney gave an unapologetic defense of Trump proposals to slash programs related to the environment, education, health care for the poor and foreign aid. Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry S...

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S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria

For the three years I interpreted for President Kim Dae-jung, North Korea was a major issue. Since this is a very narrow civilian effort, it will be hard for the United States to object too loudly...

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Trump to review Russian sanctions

The sanctions have been in place since Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea and ongoing backing of separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine . Whatever it was, to my mind, we can work out a common pos...

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Iraq says Iranian commander killed fighting IS

Iraq says Iranian commander killed fighting IS

The bombing is the largest single instance of civilian deaths confirmed by the coalition in the almost three-year-old campaign against IS and brings the total number of civilians confirmed killed by t...

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Trump's goals in trip to west Asia

Trump travelled to Saudi Arabia before Israel where he met King Salman. On Thursday, special envoy of the Trump administration to the Middle East Jason Greenblatt is coming to Israel to conti...

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Ariana Grande plans Manchester benefit concert after attack

Ariana Grande plans Manchester benefit concert after attack

The explosion, which happened just after Grande's concert Monday night, killed 22 people and injured 59, including children and teens. Pop star Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester ...

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Senate Republicans start version of Obamacare repeal

Senate Republicans start version of Obamacare repeal

The Congressional Budget Office , a non-partisan group of experts who analyse U.S. legislation, said the bill would reduce federal deficits by US$ 119 billion between 2017 and 2026. That includes ...

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Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

The release states after an initial evidentiary review of the investigation, the Ramsey County Attorney's Office declined felony charges, but asked investigators to submit their files to the St. "Kain...

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America first? Trump pushes aside Montenegro Prime Minster Markovic during NATO photocall

America first? Trump pushes aside Montenegro Prime Minster Markovic during NATO photocall

What was supposed to be a diplomatic, make up session, turned into Trump badgering the heads of state of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance - who stood only feet away and stunned into sil...

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UAE Minister Sees Chance for Iran to Reset 'Troubled' Ties with Neighbors

The tweet is the first reaction from Iranian side on President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia and comes after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was re-elected to a second term on Saturday. Jon A...

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Trump leaves Israel with no sign peace talks in the works

United States president Donald Trump's Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt will reportedly return to Israel on Thursday for talks in Jerusalem and Ramallah to follow-up Trump's historic two-da...

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Thai and US nationals charged in major sex-trafficking ring

Thai and US nationals charged in major sex-trafficking ring

The investigation unfolded after authorities with Homeland Security Investigations in Minneapolis began looking into a sex trafficking case in the Twin Cities in 2014 and discovered it was part of a...

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Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Kushner Tried To Set Up Secret Communications Channel With Kremlin

Besides the Kushner developments, which strikes at Trump's core by drawing his family into the crisis, the White House also faces a cascade of other worries in the coming week. Americans also generall...

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Up to 40K Walking off the Job at AT&T this Weekend

Up to 40K Walking off the Job at AT&T this Weekend

Marty Richter, an AT&T spokesman, said the company was offering the wireless workers wage and pension increases and called the willingness to strike "baffling". The protestors stood their ground, ...

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Angela Merkel's party wins vote in heartland of rivals in Germany

The North Rhine Westphalia result brought to an end the SPD government led by state Premier Hannelore Kraft , who stepped down both as state leader and as state party chief. "We want to work together...

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Donald Trump praises Emmanuel Macron's

Donald Trump praises Emmanuel Macron's "great job" to win French election

Mr Macron and Mr Trump also discussed the Syrian crisis, counter-terrorism and defence spending over lunch at the United States ambassador's residence in Brussels , their first meeting since Mr Mac...

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Isis claims Manchester attack, police arrest man (23)

Isis claims Manchester attack, police arrest man (23)

While speaking in front of the 10 Downing Street prime minister's headquarters, May said a "single terrorist" detonated an improvised explosive device near an exit after the conclusion of a concert at...

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Understanding the G7 ahead of Trump's Italian summit

However, the G7 leaders said there was broad agreement on an array of fraught foreign policy questions, including on Syria , Libya and North Korea . G7 leaders meet today determined to put on a disp...

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Afghanistan: 18 killed in vehicle bomb attack targeting security forces

Afghanistan: 18 killed in vehicle bomb attack targeting security forces

Saturday's bombing took place as the country marked the first day of Ramadan , a month of prayer and fasting for Muslims. "The bodies are not recognisable and it is hard to say if they are civilian...

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Ariana Grande to return for Manchester benefit concert

They included shredded pieces of the backpack the bomber used and the bloodstained detonator. The bombing, which took place at the Manchester Arena indoor venue just after the end of a concert by ...

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Water Wars: With US Distracted, China Makes Moves

South-East Asian nations and China have agreed on a draft framework for a code of conduct aimed at preventing armed clashes in the disputed South China Sea , the Philippines said Friday. In a...

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