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Tropical depression brings flooding to US Gulf Coast states

Tropical depression brings flooding to US Gulf Coast states

Memphis Light Gas and Water said 10,000 were without power yesterday morning, according to Associated Press reports. The school district's superintendent said about 10 classrooms had been damaged. T...

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DU announces first cut-off list

DU announces first cut-off list

SGTB recorded 99.66% in aggregate is the highest score for science. Delhi University officials even compare this year's cut-offs to 2013's. Around 1500 seats are filled through entrance tests by D...

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Karen Handel victory in Georgia feted by Republicans

Karen Handel victory in Georgia feted by Republicans

Rice said other Democrats she had spoken to were calling for new leadership across the board. Her victory Tuesday over Democrat Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th Congressional District means Re...

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Afghan Taliban storm police headquarters in E. town, 7 killed

Afghan Taliban storm police headquarters in E. town, 7 killed

A Taliban suicide bomb and gun attack on a police hedquarters in eastern Afghanistan killed at least five officers and injured 18 people, authorities said. So far this year, six US soldiers have b...

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Turkish president vows to fight USA arrest warrants

Turkish president vows to fight USA arrest warrants

However, it was unclear whether the Turkish guards would face immediate legal repercussions as a result of the USA charges because they returned to Turkey with Erdogan after his visit. The showdow...

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Trump, after giving incomprehensible statement on Comey tapes: 'It wasn't very stupid'

Trump, after giving incomprehensible statement on Comey tapes: 'It wasn't very stupid'

Mueller and Comey served together in the Justice Department during the George W. Bush administration. "They are also four good guys and are four friends of mine", Trump said. The comments of both ...

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Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

Karen Handel staved off a challenge from Democrat Jon Ossoff , even though Democrats funneled a record-breaking $23 million into the election. She touts supply side economics, going so far as to s...

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Historic Triangle picks Gillespie, Northam in gubernatorial primary

The close results shocked many political watchers and shows Trump's enduring appeal among Republican voters in Virginia . On Tuesday, voters in Virginia will select the Republican and Democratic ...

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Hundreds of flats evacuated in London to keep people safe

The Grenfell fire changes everything and we will do everything we can to keep residents safe. The councils has said it has taken the decision to decant people from all five tower blocks on the Chalc...

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Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

The service is open to the public, but not the media. Portman brought photos of Warmbier to the meeting in NY, and urged the North Korean government to allow the Swedish ambassador to North Korea - ...

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Australia to resume airstrikes in Syria

Australia to resume airstrikes in Syria

Navy fighter on Sunday showed the coalition is ready to protect is proxy forces from potential attack while they are leading the fight against ISIS . "We do not seek conflict with any party in Syr...

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Backed Syrian forces close in on Raqqa from south

Syrian government troops, for example, have reached the Iraqi border in an area where IS leaders have been gathering. Meanwhile, US General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,...

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Counter-terrorism, security, priority of Modi-Trump meeting: Envoy Sarna

Counter-terrorism, security, priority of Modi-Trump meeting: Envoy Sarna

We're really seeking to roll out the red carpet. A senior White House official said Friday that the U.S.is interested in providing India the kind of high technology it provides to its closest allies...

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Colorado to take $15 billion hit under Senate health care bill

Senate leaders said they needed to do something to replace and fix former President Barack Obama's health care law, which they described as failing due to lack of public participation and high ...

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Dem loss in Georgia underscores party challenges

Dem loss in Georgia underscores party challenges

Roger Williams, R-Texas. Handel emphasized that pedigree often during her campaign and again during her victory speech. Thank you @FoxNews "Huge win for President Trump and GOP in Georgia Congress...

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Donald Trump Offers Nearly Incomprehensible Explanation For James Comey Tapes Claims

Donald Trump Offers Nearly Incomprehensible Explanation For James Comey Tapes Claims

He described the alleged friendship between former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey and special counsel Robert Mueller as "very bothersome". Thursday's revelation came a da...

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Castile protesters target city where officer worked

Castile protesters target city where officer worked

They even managed to justify Tamir Rice's murder - he pointed his gun, he shouldn't have had it, they brought up his father's criminal record - but you couldn't justify Philando Castile's murder bec...

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Trump questions special counsel Mueller's objectivity

When George W. Bush was president, Mueller and Comey worked together - Mueller as Federal Bureau of Investigation director and Comey as deputy attorney general. "When he found out that I, you know, th...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation never contacted Wasserman Schultz after DNC breach, former chairwoman claims

Senators questioned election officials from Wisconsin, Indiana and IL about communications with federal intelligence officials on attempts to undermine voting systems. DHS acting director of cyber int...

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Leader of the council updates on Chalcots Estate operation

Detective superintendent Fiona McCormack, who is overseeing the investigation , said early tests had been carried out on the cladding and insulation installed on Grenfell Tower during a recent £10m...

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Australia's military resumes air operations over Syria

Moscow has now suspended a hotline meant to prevent confrontations in Syria's crowded air space, and warned it could consider US-led coalition planes "targets". The US is presenting the shoot-down of ...

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The three reasons why Meira Kumar was chosen

The three reasons why Meira Kumar was chosen

Nitish, however, exchanged greetings with his Cabinet colleage Ashok Chaudhury and Speaker of Bihar Assembly Vijay Kumar Chaudhury. There could not have been a better candidate than Meira Kumar for...

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No. of S. Koreans Expecting Better Relations with N. Korea Surges

No. of S. Koreans Expecting Better Relations with N. Korea Surges

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has observed a test-firing of a new midrange missile the country is developing to cope with growing threats from North Korea . If fired from the southernmost Jeju I...

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DySP beaten to death in Srinagar by irate mob

DySP beaten to death in Srinagar by irate mob

More than 70,000 people have reportedly been killed in the conflict since 1989. Mirwaiz Umer leads the Friday prayers at the mosque and on all other holy occasions. Mirwaiz earlier tweeted, "Deeply ...

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I will not back down - Pauline Hanson remains defiant on autism segregation

I will not back down - Pauline Hanson remains defiant on autism segregation

The Gold Logie victor rarely talks about his private life with wife Dr Susan Carland or the 2011 diagnosis of his nine-year-old son Zayd , but has explained the misconceptions that senator Hanson a...

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Trump admin set to OK surveillance drone sale to India

Such a sale of sensitive military hardware must be authorized by the State Department before being sent to Congress for review . Ahead of Prime Minister "s visit to the USA, the Chinese official ...

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Investigators found election hackers stole voters' private data, new report says

Investigators found election hackers stole voters' private data, new report says

Jeh Johnson , who led the Homeland Security Department until the end of the Obama administration, told the US House of Representatives Intelligence Committee his department had issued warnings abou...

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North Korea Officially Denies Torturing Otto Warmbier

When North Korea returned Warmbier to the United States on June 13, he was found to have severe neurological injuries. The spokesman also said that "groundless" speculation of torture and beatings...

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Otto Warmbier's Parents Kept Jewishness A Secret To Avoid 'Embarassing' North Korea

Thousands of mourners have turned out to pay their final respects to Otto Warmbier , the U.S. student imprisoned for more than a year by North Korea and sent back home in a mysterious coma that prove...

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London man died after mosque attack with "multiple injuries"

London police have linked the death of a 51-year-old man to the mosque attack, saying he died of "multiple injuries" after a van plowed into worshippers near two mosques in north London. He remains in...

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Israel begins work on new settlement

Israel begins work on new settlement

Nabil Abu Rdainah, a spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , called the ground-breaking "a grave escalation and an attempt to foil efforts by the American administration to revive negot...

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North Korea tests rocket engine linked to nuclear missile programme

North Korea tests rocket engine linked to nuclear missile programme

Pyongyang has tested a flurry of rockets in the recent past, sending tensions with the U.S. - which has been trying to discourage its missile programme - ratcheting up. "When the world says that it ho...

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North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ballistic missile, say US officials

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ballistic missile, say US officials

It could be one stage of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) engine that would be able to reach the USA, the officials said. It's the first rocket engine test since the rogue communist re...

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Petition: Remove Rodman from NBA Hall of Fame

Petition: Remove Rodman from NBA Hall of Fame

Their own people receive the same treatment, or worse, on a daily basis. Warmbier had been held inside a North Korean prison for 17 months after the dictatorship said the University of Virginia st...

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European Union says Brexit citizens issue not about 'generosity'

European Union says Brexit citizens issue not about 'generosity'

Brussels has made the future of three million European Union citizens in Britain and one million Britons in Europe a priority, insisting they should be allowed to keep their rights to live, wor...

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