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United Kingdom police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

United Kingdom police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

U.S. President Donald Trump attempted to calm tensions between the U.S. its ally the United Kingdom following the leak of sensitive information to the American media pertaining to the investigatio...

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Duterte warns of 'contamination' risk by Islamic State

Duterte is also known for publicly insulting personalities such as the former US President Barack Obama whom he, in September 2016, called "son of a whore" for being reluctant to meet him. In 2005, t...

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FBI deflects House Oversight Committee's request for documents

FBI deflects House Oversight Committee's request for documents

His press conference caused a firestorm of controversy and drew criticism from both Democrats and Republicans. Another major factor in Comey's decision was Lynch's meeting on a Phoenix tarmac with ...

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5 things you should know about Ramadan, Islam's holy month of fasting

North America also use that calendar and European Council for Fatwa and Research (ECFR). They are also encouraged to engage in more charity work while they fast to bring them closer to God and remin...

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British police arrest seventh suspect in connection with Manchester attack

British police arrest seventh suspect in connection with Manchester attack

The latest arrest was that of a man, 44, on a bus making its way to Manchester's town centre at about 7pm on Friday. The station was briefly closed during the raid, police said. The massacre was the...

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UK police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

British police arrested a seventh person on Wednesday in connection with the massacre at a Manchester pop concert that left 22 people dead. Just 15 minutes before he blew himself up, Abedi called hi...

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Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal: Axios

Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal: Axios

After a first round of meetings Friday, Cohn, who favors retaining the agreement, had said Trump's position was "evolving". It seems we'll know exactly what that means sometime next week. Trump can ...

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Philippines' Duterte jokes about rape amid concern over martial law abuses

He also told the troops that they were free to arrest any person or search any house if necessary. Quevedo also acknowledged that the martial law declaration was President Rodrigo Duterte's last r...

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Shutdown in Kashmir Valley due to protests over killing of Hizbul commander

Shutdown in Kashmir Valley due to protests over killing of Hizbul commander

Hailing from Ruthsana village in Tral, he was an active militant for over two years. SRINAGAR , India One civilian was killed and dozens of others injured Saturday after massive anti-India protests...

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Did Donald Trump just shove aside another world leader?

As a presidential candidate, Trump railed against NATO's financial burden-sharing, suggesting the US might only come to the defense of countries that meet the alliance's guidelines - for committin...

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LEADING OFF: Homer Simpson hits Hall of Fame, Keuchel back

LEADING OFF: Homer Simpson hits Hall of Fame, Keuchel back

They also opened a new Simpsons exhibit in the museum portion of Cooperstown. Twenty-five years ago, " Homer at the Bat " became one of the most iconic Simpsons episodes of all time. "My record ...

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Filipino authorities say foreigners are among Islamist fighters on Mindanao island

Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into the southe. Civilians trapped by fighting in Marawi city are waving white flags from their windows to show they are not combatants. He said Hapilon suff...

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McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out'

McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out'

President Erdogan told Turkish media in Washington that he had told Mr Trump that Turkey would hit back "without asking anyone" if it came under attack from the Syrian Kurds. He visited their territ...

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Call for US Outreach to Iran

Those who are advising the Americans are unfortunately rulers who deviate America with unsound advice or buy some influence in the U.S. with their money", he said. "Our missiles are for defense and ...

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Iranian First Vice-President withdraws candidacy in Iran's presidential race

Rouhani, a pragmatist cleric, was elected in 2013 by 51 per cent of votes on promises to ease Iran's global isolation and end the house arrest of opposition leaders. It would be better for Iran and th...

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Jason Chaffetz will resign from Congress in June

Republican Representative Jason Chaffetz , the chairman of a committee looking into President Donald Trump's decision to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey , said on Thursday...

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Philippines says its ready to hold talks with the Maute group

Their condition remains unknown. Jo-Ar Herrera, a military spokesman, said 41 militants had been killed, with 10 more deaths after heavy fighting on Friday. Duterte told soldiers in Iligan, a city n...

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Concert bomber spotted buying backpack days before attack

Concert bomber spotted buying backpack days before attack

European allies were also accused of releasing secret information after French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb revealed, before British authorities, that the suspect was of Libyan descent, had recent...

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India's longest river bridge inaugurated by Modi

He also said that when the people of this country were fed up with the corruption, scams of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, they called on the "saint from Gujarat" (Modi) to lead the...

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British Police Arrest Tenth Suspect In Manchester Bombing Probe

British Police Arrest Tenth Suspect In Manchester Bombing Probe

In the early hours of Thursday morning, counter-terror police carried out a controlled explosion at a property in the Moss Side area of Manchester , although no arrests were reported by police. The p...

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Manchester Bombing Attack: Cops arrest two more suspects over alleged involvement

Manchester Bombing Attack: Cops arrest two more suspects over alleged involvement

Salman Abedi was particularly upset by the killing a year ago of a Muslim friend whose death he believed went unnoticed by "infidels" in the United Kingdom, said the relative, speaking on condition of...

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Top Trump advisers dodge questions about Kushner's Russia contacts

Top Trump advisers dodge questions about Kushner's Russia contacts

According to Reuters Mr Kushner also met Sergei Nikolaevich Gorkov, the head of Russian state-owned bank Vnesheconombank and a trained intelligence officer appointed by Vladimir Purin, at Trump Tower ...

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G7 summit ends deadlocked on climate change

G7 summit ends deadlocked on climate change

Trump has a long and vocal history of denying global warming, and has repeatedly claimed it is a hoax. At the end of a G7 summit, it's customary for the nations to release a communiqué that convey...

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Kushner proposed back channel with Russia involving policy toward Syria, source says

Kushner proposed back channel with Russia involving policy toward Syria, source says

Earlier this week it was reported that the FBI was investigating his contacts with Russian officials.The President's son-in-law is just the latest associate of Mr. These developments underscore the re...

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Trump security adviser 'would not be concerned' with back-channel Russia contact

Trump security adviser 'would not be concerned' with back-channel Russia contact

The Washington Post reported Friday that Kislyak told his superiors that he and Kushner discussed setting up a secret communications channel between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin. "Ha...

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Trump's budget accused of $2trn accounting error

The Bipartisan Policy Center, which analyzes federal receipts and spending, had estimated that the government had until November to address the debt ceiling issue, but it recently moved up its project...

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Syria 'categorically' denies USA accusations of mass killings

However, Jones said that the images, along with other information collected from various humanitarian and intelligence agencies, suggested as much, including images of snow melting from the roof of th...

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Led Coalition Strikes Hit Syrian Army

Led Coalition Strikes Hit Syrian Army

But the Syrian regime and its allies - including Iranian forces, Shiite militia, and Hezbollah - are also based some 40 miles outside Tanf, a rebel commander based there told BuzzFeed News last week...

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Trump's son-in-law opened links with Russian Federation after polls

Trump's son-in-law opened links with Russian Federation after polls

Such a line of communication would have allowed Kushner and Flynn to talk securely with Russian military officials, but it never was actually set up, the source with knowledge of the matter confirmed ...

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Tillerson: Trump put 'pressure' on Netanyahu and Abbas to revive negotiations

Tillerson: Trump put 'pressure' on Netanyahu and Abbas to revive negotiations

Mr Trump said: "So many young, beautiful, innocent people, living and enjoying their lives, murdered by the evil losers in life. Terrorists do not worship God; they worship death". Similarly, he sa...

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Pennsylvania Could Finally Make Online Gambling Legal

Pennsylvania Could Finally Make Online Gambling Legal

The Senate passed the bill by a wide margin: 38-12. The legislation will make its way back to the House of Representatives . There is just no way that Pennsylvania - a large state with a popula...

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South Korea fires warning shots at object flying near border with Pyongyang

It has launched 11 missiles and one missile engine over nine tests this year alone. North Korea's latest missile ready for mass-production. In 2010, a North Korean torpedo attack sank South Kore...

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Iran's president criticizes U.S. after Trump's sharp words

Dissidents, journalists, Iranians with dual nationality, young people, women, artists, etc., have been arrested, tortured and executed in Iran . "Rouhani will likely be unwilling or unable to push ...

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Jens Stoltenberg Sees Bulgaria as Factor For Closer Ties of NATO, EU

Trump had been a merciless critic of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation during the campaign, taking particular aim at the small number of countries that don't spend the agreed-upon 2% of their gross d...

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UK threat level lowered as police close on bomber's network

UK threat level lowered as police close on bomber's network

The threat assessment has now been returned to the level it was at prior to the attack in Manchester , northwest England, and means soldiers who have been assisting police, would be withdrawn from Br...

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