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Reggae star Damian Marley, others buy control of High Times

Even today, the publication reports that it has 236,000 monthly subscribers. With new ownership comes new and more ambitious endeavors such as hosting more live events like the Cannabis Cup . "Any ...

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GOP House candidate who assaulted reporter wins Montana election

GOP House candidate who assaulted reporter wins Montana election

Mr Gianforte had previously said Mr Jacobs had grabbed his wrist, pulling them both to the ground. Gallatin County authorities cited Gianforte for misdemeanor assault Wednesday night and he's sche...

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Disney CEO Joins Elon Musk In Ditching Trump Over Paris Withdrawal

The head of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office on Friday dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's call to renegotiate a landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change. General Elect...

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Netanyahu: Keeping embassies out of Jerusalem makes peace more remote

But since taking office, Trump has heard repeatedly from foreign leaders and Mideast experts warning him that such a move could terminate his push for a Mideast peace deal even before it gets started....

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Megyn Kelly to Interview Vladimir Putin for NBC Debut

She will also host a daily "inspirational talk show" Monday through Friday. The new NBC anchor received a warm welcome from " Today " hosts Matt Lauer , Savannah Guthrie , and Kotb. Kelly twee...

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World leaders say climate change deal can't be renegotiated

But we don't need to go there. 'We will continue to lobby the Americans and the White House to show the leadership they have shown in the past on reducing CO2, ' he told Sky News. Scott Pruitt, th...

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Trump's shaky claims on climate accord

Trump faced last-minute pressure from business tycoons, foreign allies and from inside his own White House not to pull out of the 196-party accord. “The rest of the world applauded when we signed t...

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Inside the NDP-Green governing agreement

Inside the NDP-Green governing agreement

The agreement commits the NDP to consulting with the Green caucus on legislation, important policy and "broad budget parameters", so the Greens might be able to exert influence over some bills. In a...

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Steve Smith criticises Cricket Australia over pay dispute

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) uploaded photos of Virat Kohli , Anil Kumble and MS Dhoni interacting with the fans after their practice and were seen giving autographs to them. ...

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Weather Channel website trolls Trump for exiting Paris Agreement

Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the European Union's executive Commission, lashed Trump's decision as "seriously wrong". Based on climate models, if the global temperature rises by an average of more...

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United Kingdom police make 11th arrest over Manchester bomb attack

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility. His father Ramadan and younger brother Hashem were detained in Libya, authorities there said . The United Kingdom increased the official terror...

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European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated

US President Donald Trump said he will withdraw his country from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from allies and corporate leaders in an action that fulf...

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NSW Housing Affordability Package To Slash Stamp Duty For First Home Buyers

NSW Housing Affordability Package To Slash Stamp Duty For First Home Buyers

There is also a stamp duty concession for first home buyers of new properties valued between $550,000 and $650,000, and for vacant land valued between $350,000 and $450,000. Perrottet stressed the G...

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Malaysian Airlines jet returns to Melbourne after bomb scare

Malaysian Airlines jet returns to Melbourne after bomb scare

A Malaysia Airlines plane has been forced to turn back to Melbourne airport after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit. According to the Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz the pa...

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Trump says U.S. will abandon global climate accord

Abandoning the pact was one of Trump's principal campaign pledges, but America's allies have expressed alarm about the likely consequences. And the final decision may not be entirely clear-cut: Aides ...

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China's media calls Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord 'global setback'

China's media calls Trump's withdrawal from Paris accord 'global setback'

Most of her country is less than 3m above sea-level. "A rogue United States can cause more damage inside. than outside of the agreement ", said Luke Kemp, a climate policy lecturer at the Australi...

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Mike Dubke, White House Communications Director, Quits

White House communications director Michael Dubke has confirmed he is leaving the White House and says his last day on the job has not been determined. At Wednesday's briefing, which was off-camer...

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Comey Set To Testify June 8 On Russia

The open hearing is scheduled to being at 10 a.m. and will be followed by a closed session at 1 p.m., according to an advisory from the committee. Watch live in the player above. The exact topics of...

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34 bodies found in Philippines casino after shooting attack

34 bodies found in Philippines casino after shooting attack

The incident unfolded when the gunman forced his way into the Resorts World Manila casino, shot at gambling machines and set tables on fire. The SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. In Washington, Pres...

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Trump Signs Waiver to Keep Embassy in Tel Aviv

During a joint press conference following their White House meeting, Abbas told Trump "we [Palestinians] are raising our youth, our children, our grandchildren on a culture of peace". KELEMEN: R...

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Former FBI Director Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

Meanwhile, Senators Patrick Leahy and Al Franken released a letter that they had written to Comey requesting an Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into Attorney General Sessions' testimony be...

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Trump reviews option to move United States embassy to Jerusalem

Israel's far-right government has been pushing hard for Trump to move the embassy, seeing it as the ticket to global recognition of their annexations across the Green Line in Jerusalem . Making suc...

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One dead, two missing after blast at US corn mill

Richards said 16 people were working at the facility at the time of the explosion, two of whom left uninjured and refused medical care. Along with jobs, the plant provides business to area farmers, Ra...

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Iranian Foreign Minister Denies Trump Accusations from Saudi Kingdom

U.S. President Donald Trump's use of a Saudi Arabian setting to lash out at Iran for spreading "destruction and chaos" throughout the region shows a lack of knowledge about Saudi foreign policy, cha...

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Trump pulls US from global warming accord, to allies' dismay

Trump pulls US from global warming accord, to allies' dismay

Juncker's comments came the same day a White House official said Trump was expected to pull out of the climate pact. But even numerous businesses Trump wants to protect say leaving Paris would h...

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No surprises: Iran re-elected the President

With the votes from 99.7% of ballot boxes in the nationwide presidential election counted, Rouhani emerged victorious and secured a second term by winning 57 percent of the votes , Interior Minister ...

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In standing up to Trump, Europe gets its mojo back

In standing up to Trump, Europe gets its mojo back

Merkel's patience with the president seems to be wearing thin, and her call to Europeans seems aimed to draw inward and look to internal support so as to not be as reliant on outside countries that co...

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House committee issues subpoenas; Comey approved to testify

Whenever the US intelligence community intercepts foreign communications, they are legally required to mask the names of American citizens in any transcripts circulated throughout the American governm...

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Theresa May tells Trump of 'disappointment' at U.S. climate pact exit

Theresa May tells Trump of 'disappointment' at U.S. climate pact exit

France, Germany and Italy on Thursday ruled out any new talks on the Paris Climate Accord shortly after U.S. President Donald Trump suggested he could get a better deal for Washington . "The Par...

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Suspect in casino attack near Manila found dead

Suspect in casino attack near Manila found dead

Local news media reported that explosions had been heard coming from the vicinity of the hotel, which is across a road from the city's worldwide airport. Soon after the news broke out, ISIS has clai...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, ex-aide to former US President Jimmy Carter, dies

Brzezinski joined Carter's campaign as his principal foreign policy adviser in 1976 and as national security adviser from 1977-1981. But the Carter years were also defined by the Iranian hostage cri...

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A 38-Year-Old Gay Man Could Be Ireland's Next Prime Minister

Luxembourg is now the only European country with an openly gay leader, Prime Minister Xavier Bettel. Leo Varadkar remains red-hot to succeed Enda Kenny as leader of Fine Gael but following the suppo...

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Putin: 'Patriotic' hackers may have targeted US election

Russia's relations with the West have been at post-Cold War lows over the Ukrainian crisis. "I can imagine that some do it deliberately, staging a chain of attacks in such a way as to cast Russian ...

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Trump slams Germany trade deficit, defense shortfall

The dispute started as Trump sped through meetings in Europe last week and appeared to leave a trail of bruises in his wake. Meanwhile, President Trump and the White House continue to complain...

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Trump Scraps Climate Accord

Trump Scraps Climate Accord

Trump's decision was also met with criticism from California Gov. Trump's move puts the U.S.in company with Syria and Nicaragua, the only other only countries to reject the agreement signed b...

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