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7 killed in gunmen raid on Iranian parliament, mausoleum

7 killed in gunmen raid on Iranian parliament, mausoleum

In the second incident, state media reported that one suicide bomber detonated explosives outside the shrine while a woman had earlier blown herself up outside the shrine, at the mausoleum of Ayatol...

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This 'bot' formats Trump's tweets as White House statements

This 'bot' formats Trump's tweets as White House statements

Those tweets undermine an earlier statement by Trump's communications team, and emphasize the struggle with communicating for a President who is known for his off-the-cuff ability to reach out to his ...

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England eye Australia after making short work of New Zealand

England eye Australia after making short work of New Zealand

The latter soon made up for his swift departure with an instant result in the opening over of the New Zealand innings. Luke Ronchi barely had time to take his stance as Ball knocked his stumps o...

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Iran parliament attackers 'dressed as women'

Iran parliament attackers 'dressed as women'

Despite the violence at Iran's parliament Wednesday morning, lawmakers returned to business by the afternoon. United Arab Emirates also condemned the attacks. The attacks, targeting parliament and t...

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Justin Bieber, other stars get emotional at One Love Manchester Benefit concert

Justin Bieber, other stars get emotional at One Love Manchester Benefit concert

Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert made an impact on just about everyone who tuned in. She visited the victims of the attack and promised huge support, saying that compassion, kindness, l...

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British police name third London attacker

If confirmed, Thomas would be the eighth person killed in the vehicle and knife attack. Butt, 27, embraced radical Islam during his time in London and was once filmed in a documentary called " The...

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Officers search airport after suspicious vehicle reported

Officers search airport after suspicious vehicle reported

The airport remained open during the investigation, airport officials said. Airport canines swept the area and investigators were brought in from the Orlando Police Department . Travelers can check...

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Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia

Richard Burr, R-N.C., said the panel sought Flynn's business files - including travel, expense and phone records - to determine whether those records "would give us insight as to where he was when h...

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Trump lashes out again at London mayor

Trump lashes out again at London mayor

Asked if Trump was wrong to make the comments, British Prime Minister Theresa May said at a news conference Monday that " Sadiq Khan is doing a good job and it's wrong to say anything else - he...

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Cyclone Mora moving towards Bangladesh

Cyclone Mora moving towards Bangladesh

The cyclone reportedly hit Bangladesh's Cox Bazar district on 6 am on Tuesday. All flights were suspended to and from Chittagong worldwide airport and the Cox's Bazar airports. Last year, at least 2...

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Backed forces launch bid to take Raqqa from ISIS

ISIS captured Raqqa in January 2014, one of the first cities the terrorist group gained control. The offensive, dubbed "Anger of the Euphrates", began with the storming of buildings in the easte...

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Bill Cosby's accuser testifies at trial

Bill Cosby's accuser testifies at trial

On at least one occasion, Constand said she rebuffed his advances, telling him she had no interest. "I said, 'What are they, are they natural, are they herbal?' He nodded his head and said, 'Put t...

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North Korea calls Trump's exit from Paris accord 'the height of egoism'

According to the Governor's Office, the agreement will focus on cooperation in developing low-carbon, energy efficient, and renewable technologies. Trump in the presidential elections last November...

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London attackers named by police as profiles emerge

London attackers named by police as profiles emerge

The 42-year-old mother of three was working at a local school when she noticed Butt, who was also known as Abu Mohamed, meeting with local children and trying to draw them into his radicalism. After p...

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At least 1 gunman attacks Iran parliament, several injured

At least 1 gunman attacks Iran parliament, several injured

Two semiofficial Iranian news agencies, Fars and Mehr , said on June 7 that a person entered the parliament building and started shooting at the guards. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert ...

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Australia will be ready for England showdown: Smith

On the bright side for Smith, his bowlers were more effective against Bangladesh after struggling to find their rhythm in the New Zealand match . Two years ago, England's woeful first-round exi...

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Twelve arrested after London terror attacks released without charge

Police name attackers as Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, a British citizen born in Pakistan, and Rachid Redouane , 30, who claimed to be both Moroccan and Libyan. Corbyn has pledged to hire thousands of o...

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Sean Spicer won't say whether Trump still has confidence in Jeff Sessions

Sean Spicer won't say whether Trump still has confidence in Jeff Sessions

Sources told ABC News the president personally blames Sessions for the expanding scandal, which now counts multiple congressional inquiries, a special counsel and an FBI investigation. The Times ...

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Gunmen storm Iranian Parliament and take hostages

There was also an attack on the shrine of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini - Iran's revolutionary leader in the 1979 ouster of the shah. As per reports a security guard was killed when gunmen burst int...

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UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders

UAE ruling family member: Qatar now questioning its leaders

Qatar has strenuously denied the allegations. The rift has affected oil prices, travel and shipping, and has raised fears of food shortages. Kuwait did not join fellow Gulf countries in taking m...

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Donald Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

Donald Trump says North Korea shows 'great disrespect' to China with missile

The United States has said it is willing to enter into talks with North Korea - but only if it halts its missile and nuclear tests. Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said earlier in ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian parliament

ISIS claims responsibility for deadly attack on Iranian parliament

The jihadist group is under increasing pressure in both countries, having lost significant territory in the face of offensives now targeting its last two major urban bastions, Raqa in Syria and Mosul ...

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Isis claim responsibility for deadly attack on Egpyt's Coptic Christians

Isis claim responsibility for deadly attack on Egpyt's Coptic Christians

The Egyptian Cabinet says 13 victims wounded in the attack remain hospitalized. Following the attack, Egyptian jets carried out airstrikes against what the authorities said "militant training camps"...

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CNN cans Kathy Griffin, ends New Year's Eve broadcast deal

The U.S. Secret Service , responsible for presidential security, has opened an inquiry into the posting of Griffin posing with the severed-head replica, a spokesman in Los Angeles said. "I think sh...

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How One Londoner Feels About Borough Market After Saturday's Terror Attack

In West Midlands, police said there will be "an increase in patrol in some of the areas where voting is taking place where necessary". Security has become a key issue in the run-up to Thursday's gen...

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The big difference between Sean Spicer and Sarah Huckabee Sanders

What the White House is trying to do here is have things both ways. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has repeatedly advised Trump to cut back on the tweets that have served as a constant sou...

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The AK Steel Holding Sees Unusually High Options Volume (AKS)

Currently, the market capitalization of AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS ) is 1.86 Billion. United States Steel had a negative return on equity of 11.36% and a negative net margin of 4.29%. The st...

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Trump claims credit for Qatar isolation

Trump claims credit for Qatar isolation

The U.S. relies heavily on Al-Udeid Air Base in Qatar to orchestrate air attacks in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, expressed gratitude to Qatar for support...

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Putin denies knowledge of Jared Kushner's back channel proposal

He added: "Do you think we're gathering compromising information on all of them right now or something?" "You and I, you and I personally", Putin told Kelly , according to a partial transcript re...

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Putin speaks about showering with gay man on submarine

Putin speaks about showering with gay man on submarine

Artists, Putin said, paint when in good spirits while "patriotically minded" hackers are prompted when "they wake up and read that something is going on in interstate relations" and then "fight agains...

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IS-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament, shrine kill 12

IS-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament, shrine kill 12

The broadcaster reports that the Intelligence Ministry says it foiled a third attack and is asking people to avoid public transportation. "How can four armed men enter the parliament, where a very tig...

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Presidential election on July 17, counting on 20

Presidential election on July 17, counting on 20

Sources said the BJP will consult allies and announce its candidate after the EC declares the schedule of the poll. The term of President Pranab Mukherjee , the country's 13th President, will end o...

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Kuwait mediates Gulf crisis; land, sea, air routes cut off

Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah will meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and seek to resolve the worst infighting among the Arab world's strongest and richest powers in decades. Qatar al...

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Three gunmen storm Iran Parliament, hostage situation; Khomeini shrine attacked

Three gunmen storm Iran Parliament, hostage situation; Khomeini shrine attacked

The IS group often claims attacks around the world, even when links to the group can not be confirmed and appear dubious. Iranian security officials have not said who is behind the attacks. "I was ins...

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Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out in minutes

Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out in minutes

The One Love Manchester concert is scheduled for Sunday and will feature Grande and several other artists, including ColdPlay , Miley Ray Cyrus, Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Usher, and Black Eyed...

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