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New Zealand wins toss, will bowl 1st against England

Two years ago, England´s woeful first-round exit from the last International Cricket Council 50-over tournament included a humiliating eight-wicket thrashing by New Zealand in Wellington. "They're b...

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Donald Trump Forced to Change Travel Plans after Palestinians Protest in Bethlehem

Donald Trump Forced to Change Travel Plans after Palestinians Protest in Bethlehem

That omission encouraged Israel's right-wing but it disappointed Palestinians. For some Israeli officials and Mideast experts, Trump's visit brought hope of making historic gains towards an Israel...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter, dead at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Adviser to Jimmy Carter, dead at 89

Brzezinski, who became a US citizen in 1958, was one of the first, if not the first, talking head to predict decades before that the Soviet Union would dissolve. I liked him immediately, and we develo...

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Stats: Hashim Amla becomes the quickest to 25 ODI centuries

Stats: Hashim Amla becomes the quickest to 25 ODI centuries

Tharanga reached 57 and Kusal Perera finished unbeaten on 44, but there were no other significant contributions with the bat as Tahir's variations proved too much to handle and De Villiers showed his ...

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Kuwait trying to mediate and solve diplomatic rift, says Qatar minister

Kuwait trying to mediate and solve diplomatic rift, says Qatar minister

Meanwhile, the Pentagon said it is grateful to Qatar for support of United States military presence and "enduring commitment to regional security". "So, if you add that up to the other $700 millio...

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UK opposition leader calls on prime minister to resign

The attackers' identities have not been disclosed. The Prime Minister was repeatedly challenged over her record as home secretary when she presided over cuts that have seen 20,000 fewer police offic...

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Grande gets emotional during Manchester benefit concert

The teen, who is a member of the Parrs Wood High School choir, was left unable to continue singing as she was overcome with emotion but as her choir carried on behind her, Grande gave her a big hug ...

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Restrictions, shutdown hit life in Kashmir for 2nd day after Sabzar's killing

Restrictions, shutdown hit life in Kashmir for 2nd day after Sabzar's killing

The police and paramilitary forces were deployed in strength in these areas to prevent people from staging anti-India protests. Several parts of the Kashmir Valley were on the boil after security fo...

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Imams, religious leaders voice 'utter disgust' after London attack

Imams, religious leaders voice 'utter disgust' after London attack

Islamic institutions facilitate radicalization. "Terrorism affects all communities and the recent attacks in the United Kingdom show the indiscriminate nature of hurt, injury and death to all commun...

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Trump urges end to political correctness in wake of London attack

Trump urges end to political correctness in wake of London attack

In one instance, he leveled an inaccurate criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan , saying the mayor was telling people there was "no reason to be alarmed" about the attack. He said on Twitter that othe...

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Funeral of Scots Manchester terror victim is held on island home

Funeral of Scots Manchester terror victim is held on island home

The band's Donald MacDonald said: "These were the last tunes that Eilidh played on the pipes on the day before she went to the concert". She had spent a wonderful weekend away from the island, going s...

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Flooding 'likely' as weather warning issued for North

The Met Office says people should expect "strong to gale force" winds, with gusts reaching 40-50 miles per hour and even 60 miles per hour over higher ground. The Met Office has warned that strong win...

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Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

Conservative lead narrows to three points in latest poll

May and her team have been promoting the idea that Jeremy Corbyn is closer to becoming prime minister than other polls suggest he is, and this reminder of how "close" the election is may well help h...

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British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

The investigation into Butt began in 2015, Mr Rowley said, adding: "However, there was no intelligence to suggest that this attack was being planned and the investigation had been prioritised accordin...

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'Restaurant owned by family of London attacker raided in Pakistan'

'Restaurant owned by family of London attacker raided in Pakistan'

As details about Butt emerged, however, they prompted questions of whether he could have been stopped sooner. Butt, 27, a former transit worker, was featured in the 2016 Channel 4 documentary , "...

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Police identify perpetrators of London Bridge terror attack

Police identify perpetrators of London Bridge terror attack

Trump accused Khan, the first Muslim mayor of the city, of offering a "pathetic excuse" for remarks that the United States president misinterpreted about policing in response to Saturday's attack that...

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Truck bomb kills 90 in attack near Kabul diplomatic quarter

The Afghan Intelligence agency, NDS, in a brief statement , has blamed the Haqqani network, which allegedly is based in neighboring Pakistan and fighting alongside the Taliban. The UN Security Coun...

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London mayor: We won't let Trump 'divide our community'

London mayor: We won't let Trump 'divide our community'

Trump tweeted Sunday. Khan had told Londoners there was no "reason to be alarmed" by an increased police presence, and said of the terrorists, "we will never let them win". It was met with a barrage o...

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Trump's Ex-Campaign Manager Lewandowski Eyes White House Position

Trump's Ex-Campaign Manager Lewandowski Eyes White House Position

The probes have come increasingly close to Trump's inner circle, with investigators requesting documents from Trump's campaign associates and the President's son-in-law Jared Kushner under scrutiny ...

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Donald Trump asked intelligence bosses to speak out against FBI's Russian Federation probe

Donald Trump asked intelligence bosses to speak out against FBI's Russian Federation probe

For now, the reports detailing Trump's interactions with Comey, Coats, and Rogers are all based on anonymous sources. But the firm's general counsel told the Post last week Mueller had no invo...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan Says Donald Trump Will Not 'Divide Our Communities'

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Says Donald Trump Will Not 'Divide Our Communities'

Meanwhile, campaigning for Britain's Thursday general election resumed today. Butt had previously been investigated by authorities. They were shot dead in a hail of police gunfire. Given the recent ...

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London mayor: 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name'

On Monday, a spokesman for Khan responded to the latest statement from Trump, saying, "Nothing has changed since yesterday". Trump also found himself in hot water over his tough-talking tweets def...

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President Trump decides against Russian Federation 'war room' in the White House

This is his first time testifying before the committee since he was sacked by President Donald Trump . But she said Trump wanted to allow for a "swift and thorough examination of the facts" related t...

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United Kingdom police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

Officers at Scotland Yard are working to identify the third accomplice, while 12 people who were arrested in east London in the wake of the murderous rampage have been released without charge. Butt ...

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Netanyahu: Israel to Keep Security Control Over Yehudah and Shomron

Netanyahu: Israel to Keep Security Control Over Yehudah and Shomron

Israel remained in control while Palestinians , who had fled the Israelis in 1948, have remained in place and challenge Israel's occupation . High in the hills of the Israeli-occupied West Bank ,...

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Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

Trump sons defend his criticism of London mayor

While the United Kingdom found comfort in his words, there was one person who wasn't too impressed, Donald Trump . "What we need to do is make sure that we ask these questions and the police and th...

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Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways licence

Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways licence

The United States will quietly try to calm the waters between Saudi Arabia and Qatar , current and former US officials said on Monday, arguing that the small Gulf state was too important to USA m...

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Kuwait Urges Allowing Time to Resolve Diplomatic Crisis

Kuwait Urges Allowing Time to Resolve Diplomatic Crisis

The diplomatic row between Qatar and Arab League countries started on Monday when Bahrain , Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Yemen subsequently announced cutting diplomatic t...

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U.S. climate withdrawal leaves door open for China in Pacific

Trump last week withdrew the U.S. from the Paris Agreement and said that India would get billions of dollars for meeting its commitment under the 2015 Paris Agreement along with China and gain a f...

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London attacks Attacker believed to be Moroccan, lived in Dublin

London attacks Attacker believed to be Moroccan, lived in Dublin

They are also attempting to establish his activities while in the State. His accomplice, Khuram Shazad Butt (27), a 27-year-old British citizen born in Pakistan, was known to British intelligence. Des...

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Millwall fan fights London Bridge terrorist jihadis at Black & Blue

Millwall fan fights London Bridge terrorist jihadis at Black & Blue

His friends said he "stuck it to" the attackers as he refused to let them past without a fight - leaving him with knife wounds in his head, neck, back and fingers. "Luckily, none of the blows were str...

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Putin angrily denies election hacking in Megyn Kelly interview

Flynn similarly denied Russian intelligence services had acquired compromising information on Trump, calling the idea a "load of nonsense" and asking "Where would we get this information from?". "I do...

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Airline passenger group says no to airline control of FAA

The efforts are the first since Mr. Trump returned from his first foreign overseas trip, and as Congress and the special counsel moves forward with their ongoing investigations into Russian meddling o...

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Saudi Arabia's feud with Qatar has 22-year history rooted in gas

After six Arab countries and Maldives severed diplomatic ties and close air and sea routes for Qatar , a number of Pakistani passengers who were going to Saudi Arabia through Qatar Airways left str...

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Qatar seeks Kuwaiti mediation after powerful Arab nations shun it

The three Gulf countries and Egypt accused Qatar of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region. Some commercial banks in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have suspended business wi...

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