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Chile considering joint bid for 2026 World Cup

They are flexible like maybe no other side, very unpredictable. This Thursday, Moukandjo and his team will be battling shoulder to shoulder with Ange Postecoglou's team at the Saint Petersburg st...

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Turkey summons United States ambassador over arrest warrants

In addition to the 12, warrants were issued for the arrest of two Canadian citizens who took part in the brawl. The Washington police have been investigating the May 16 incident along with the Sta...

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Pelosi faces growing doubts among Dems after Georgia loss

When the astonishingly bad health plan is finally made public and people watch their parents, children, siblings and friends be denied health care, and when they experience the full horror of Presi...

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Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

Scalise was close to death when he arrived at the hospital: doctor

Scalise was struck in the left hip by the gunman and collapsed on the field, according to witnesses, who also said that Scalise dragged himself from the infield as the shooting continued. "We make o...

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Blasts rock besieged city as Philippines marks Independence Day

Blasts rock besieged city as Philippines marks Independence Day

Forty other marines were wounded, Herrera said. "But the President knew at the start of his term that, as the allies become more successful in Syria and Iraq , they ( Islamic State ) will be lookin...

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State Department takes sudden hard line on Saudis over Qatar

State Department takes sudden hard line on Saudis over Qatar

The Arab countries accuse Qatar of funding terrorism , fomenting regional instability or cosying up to their enemy Iran. Tillerson's spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Tuesday that the USA was " mys...

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Driver in hospital and three trapped after crane collapse

Driver in hospital and three trapped after crane collapse

He was airlifted to Royal Stoke Hospital with serious injuries, although they are not believed to be life-threatening. Earlier, in a statement, Seddon said: "We're aware of an incident at our constr...

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Black bear kills teen during mountain race in Alaska

A TEEN runner was mauled to death by a black bear while he was competing in a race on Sunday. The teenager reportedly sent a text message during the race sometime after noon, saying he was bein...

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Farmers' protest in Thane turns violent, 4 cops injured

Farmers' protest in Thane turns violent, 4 cops injured

The farmers had been protesting against a proposal to take over an abandoned airstrip for constructing an airport at Nevali, around 40 km north-east of Mumbai. According to the petitions, the land was...

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Two universities in region get gold rating

Two universities in region get gold rating

A total of 295 universities and colleges took part in the TEF. The Russell Group said it does not believe the TEF measures "absolute quality" and that would-be students need clear guidance about wha...

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2nd man dies hunting for treasure millionaire claims to have buried

2nd man dies hunting for treasure millionaire claims to have buried

He is the second man to die in search of the chest hidden by millionaire antiques dealer Forrest Fenn in 2010. Fenn has dropped clues to its whereabouts in a cryptic poem in his memoir, " The Thri...

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Vijay in triple role in his next movie 'Mersal'

Vijay in triple role in his next movie 'Mersal'

While the first poster gives us Vijay in a rustic and rural avatar, the second poster which unveils the look of the magician's character in the film is said to be the main comic relief element in the ...

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Classmates honor student who died after N. Korea detention

Classmates honor student who died after N. Korea detention

Anger over Otto Warmbier's fate continued to build Tuesday, with lawmakers declaring his death a "murder" and calling for travel restrictions to North Korea while the Trump administration considered...

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United To The MAX

United To The MAX

The order for 10 Boeing 737 Max 200 planes is in addition to 100 aircraft Ryanair had already ordered from the manufacturer. Lion Air announces commitment for 50 737 MAX 10s, worth about $6.24...

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Ex-Gov. Richardson: N. Korea Must Explain Why Released American Is Comatose

Ex-Gov. Richardson: N. Korea Must Explain Why Released American Is Comatose

The then-21-year-old student was accused of trying to steal propaganda signage from a restricted area in his hotel and convicted of committing "hostile acts" toward the regime of Kim Jong Un . "They ...

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Draft Senate healthcare bill would link subsidies to income

Senate Republicans steered toward a potential showdown vote on their long-awaited health care bill next week, despite indications that they've yet to solidify the 50 GOP votes they'll need. The Kent...

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US tries to use better China ties to press North Korea

Tillerson told a news conference after security talks with China on Wednesday that North Korea is using money laundering, extortion and malicious cyber activity to help fund its weapons programs. Pres...

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Teenage Girls Are Taking on Putin in Anti-Kremlin Protests

The protest gatherings across the country were organized by Alexei Navalny , a critic of Vladimir Putin's government. Thousands of Russians are expected to protest against corruption on Monday, p...

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US pushing China to rein in companies that deal with NKorea

The dialogue with China's State Councilor Yang Jiechi and Gen. Fang Fenghui , chief of the Chinese joint staff department, is a result of the summit in April between President Donald J. "While I ...

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Duke of Cambridge turns 35 in year when he becomes full-time royal

Duke of Cambridge turns 35 in year when he becomes full-time royal

Prince William is expected to have a low-key celebration at home, which is what they have done during his birthday in recent years. The carriage procession at Royal Ascot is when members of the r...

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'Powerful' court ruling in South Africa

In this photo taken Monday, May 1, 2017, South African President Jacob Zuma attends a May Day rally in Bloemfontein, South Africa, where he was jeered by labor unionists. "The motion of no-confidence ...

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U.S. tries to use better China ties to press North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense James Mattis. -Chinese talks on June 21. Despite worldwide condemnation and sanctions, North Korea has built a small nuclear arsenal and i...

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Qatar's isolation could last 'years', warns Dr Gargash

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari met Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani Foreign Minister of the peninsular country in southern Persian Gulf to deliver the ...

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Remembering the 49 lives lost at Pulse Nightclub

Forty-nine people were killed and dozens more were injured inside the nightclub after gunman Omar Mateen opened fire. He was eventually killed by police after a three-hour standoff on June 12, 201...

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IS Militants Destroy Mosul's Grand Mosque, Iconic Leaning Minaret

IS Militants Destroy Mosul's Grand Mosque, Iconic Leaning Minaret

The minaret that leaned like Italy's Tower of Pisa had stood for more than 840 years. The move of the IS militants came as the CTS commandos launched a new push since the early morning toward al-Nur...

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Sena will support NDA's presidential candidate

On Monday, Uddhav, while speaking at the party's foundation day convention had slammed Kovind's nomination as that meant to appease Dalit voters. They will contest every election and win, but will w...

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Champs-Elysées attacker had arms permit despite being on terror watchlist

A man on the radar of French authorities was killed Monday after ramming a auto carrying explosives into a police vehicle in the capital's Champs-Elysees shopping district, prompting a fiery blast, of...

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United Kingdom government's priority is to win best possible Brexit deal

Signaling the importance of Brexit, the queen will set out plans not for the usual one year, but for two years. "We will be able to provide you with a solution that will help you make the right choice...

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Diplomat in student's release to attend funeral

He said in an interview on "CBS This Morning" broadcast Tuesday that while it's not known for sure what happened, there can be speculation that North Korea made "unjust and cruel treatments" to Ott...

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Egypt sends fuel tankers to Gaza to ease power crisis

Egypt sends fuel tankers to Gaza to ease power crisis

Egypt sent fuel on Wednesday to the Gaza Strip's only power plant to help alleviate an energy crisis as two million residents in the Palestinian enclave get less than three hours of electricity ...

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US Senate finally set to unveil Obamacare replacement bill

And that's not what I said-that's what Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said . The process has been criticized by Democrats and even some Republicans anxious to know specifics about a b...

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Islamic State blows up iconic al-Nuri mosque of Mosul

It was built in 1172-73, shortly before his death, and also housed an Islamic school, reports said . Its minaret was known as Al-Hadba, or "the hunchback" because it listed to one side like the Tower...

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BC throne speech marks beginning of the end for Liberal minority government

BC throne speech marks beginning of the end for Liberal minority government

The daycare proposal is the latest in a series of policy changes and complete reversals compared with the Liberal Party's campaign platform for the May 9 election. Clark has also abandoned the require...

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Iran: Missile strike in Syria 'just a small slap'

Iran says its ballistic missile strike targeting the Islamic State group in Syria was not only a response to deadly attacks in Tehran , but a powerful message to archrival Saudi Arabia and the United...

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Emerging assets mostly fall; MSCI move lifts Chinese A-shares, Saudi

While investment in A-shares has been hard in the past, the government in China has started to make things easier for foreign traders. For Nigeria, MSCI said it would postpone until November a r...

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