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Manufacturer Arconic stops selling Grenfell cladding panels

British police officers said the building's insulation and exterior cladding had failed safety tests conducted by investigators after the fire. Bodies representing landlords and managing agents of p...

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Box expands Microsoft cloud partnership, inks co-sell pact

Box expands Microsoft cloud partnership, inks co-sell pact

Box will explore integrating Azure's cognitive services to extend the capabilities of Box's cloud content management solution. Customers in media and entertainment, for example, could potentially use...

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Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Raikkonen's race was ruined on the first lap when he tangled with Valtteri Bottas, the latter receiving no penalty, and the Finn spent a spell in the garage under the red flag to fix damage after runn...

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Former minister Richard Ferrand to lead Emmanuel Macron's lawmakers in French Parliament

Former minister Richard Ferrand to lead Emmanuel Macron's lawmakers in French Parliament

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron is considering convening a joint session of parliament in the palace of Versailles to address deputies and senators, government spokesman Christophe Castaner ...

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Questions Left by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling

The White House has argued that immigration law gives the president sweeping power to block entry to the United States, but challengers charge it violates the US Constitution's ban on religious discri...

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Father of missing 5-year-old boy arrested

Father of missing 5-year-old boy arrested

About 80 sheriff's deputies and South Pasadena police officers search Arroyo Park and the surrounding area for 5-year-old Aramazd Andressian Jr . Officials from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's D...

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CNN tweets a correction at Trump

CNN tweets a correction at Trump

What about all the other phony stories they do? According to CNN's media correspondent Brian Stelter investigative unit members were told in a meeting Monday that the retraction did not mean the...

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Ryan has faith McConnell can save health bill

Ryan has faith McConnell can save health bill

Rand Paul of Kentucky - who have said they can not vote for the bill as is. Six Senate Republicans have so far publicly said they oppose the current form . The CBO score , however, only capture...

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USA travel ban ruling begs question: What's a 'bona fide' United States tie?

USA travel ban ruling begs question: What's a 'bona fide' United States tie?

The Supreme Court said lower courts' injunctions preventing the entire ban from taking effect had gone too far because denying entry to "foreign nationals overseas who have no connection to the Unite...

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Neighbouring countries ban SA poultry

Neighbouring countries ban SA poultry

South Africa's Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) said on Monday evening that a new case of the highly contagious bird flu - the country's second - had been confirmed at a layer ...

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Melania Trump Greets Indian Prime Minister Wearing Bright Yellow Pucci

Melania Trump at the White House for President Trump's hosting of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi , June 2017. The Trump-Modi summit , which included a cocktail reception and a working di...

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Twenty People Become Refugees Every Minute, UN Report Finds

Twenty People Become Refugees Every Minute, UN Report Finds

According to the report , Syria remains "the world's biggest producer of refugees " with 12 million people living outside of the country. The figure that includes refugees , asylum seekers an...

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Assad regime 'preparing chemical weapons attack', White House says

A statement late Monday from White House press secretary Sean Spicer warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad that if government forces do carry out another chemical attack, then "he and his military...

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India, US call for freedom of navigation amid SCS disputes

Modi meanwhile, described his White House visit as being "filled with friendliness" from the "opening tweet to the end of our talks". Modi also noted Trump's "Make America Great Again" campaign slogan...

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Trump's Clear Message to Muslims: You Are

Trump's Clear Message to Muslims: You Are "Not That Important"

Trump garnered controversy during his presidential campaign for his remarks regarding Islam, including a promise to initiate a temporary ban on Muslim immigration. "Muslims in the United States joined...

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Cuomo calls lawmakers back to Capitol on Wednesday

Cuomo calls lawmakers back to Capitol on Wednesday

Last week, Cuomo said it was a "dereliction of duty" for lawmakers to end their 2017 session without a deal to extend mayoral control of city schools. The Democratic-controlled Assembly's bill extende...

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Ukrainian colonel killed in auto bomb attack in Kiev

Ukrainian colonel killed in auto bomb attack in Kiev

News of the cyberattack emerged when Ukraine announced at around 11:00 GMT that its government IT network had been crippled by an "unknown virus". According to Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister's Fa...

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Otto Warmbier Returns Home From NK In Coma

Otto Warmbier Returns Home From NK In Coma

Warmbier's father Fred lashed out earlier Thursday at the North Korean regime, saying he did not believe its claim that his son contracted botulism and fell into a coma shortly after being ar...

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Seven US sailors killed on USS Fitzgerald identified

Seven US sailors killed on USS Fitzgerald identified

An investigation into the deaths is now under way after Saturday's (June 17, 2017) collision just outside Tokyo Bay, but the US Navy has not yet fully explained how the US$1.5 billion warship was s...

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Northern Ireland party leader in talks with Conservatives

Carwyn Jones , Wales' first minister called the agreement "a straight bung ". The deal includes $1.9 billion in funding to Northern Ireland, including $1.2 billion of new money, for infrastruct...

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Designating Salahuddin as global terrorist 'strong signal' from US: MEA

It is not clear how the United States order will impact the Hizbul chief who operates out of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and has the support of the Pakistani government and its agencies. is blocked,...

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May calls for major investigation of cladding

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May said tower block safety tests needed to happen more quickly in England , the BBC reported. However the council has also raised the issue of privately owned and r...

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With Modi, Trump hails democracy while ignoring press

He added: "We are believers, giving citizens of our country to hear directly from the elected leaders and from us to hear directly from there". "I would be exchanging views with PM Rutte on important ...

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Senate Health Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured by 2026: CBO

Senate Health Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured by 2026: CBO

Republican leaders in the Senate also have gotten plenty of pushback from conservatives as they aim for a vote before Congress goes on a weeklong July 4 recess. Susan Collins , R-Maine, and Lisa Mur...

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'Thank You Prime Minister Modi,' Tweets Ivanka Trump After Invite

'Thank You Prime Minister Modi,' Tweets Ivanka Trump After Invite

Trump's assertion of his commitment to the India-US partnership and the US State Department move are being seen as key to solidifying the India-US strategic relationship against the backdrop of Trump ...

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Options on Afghanistan to be presented to Trump 'very soon': Mattis

Options on Afghanistan to be presented to Trump 'very soon': Mattis

Mr Mattis has already told the House of Representatives armed services committee that he intends to take a "a regional approach" to Afghanistan and developing the new strategy would involve vari...

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N Ireland party signs deals to support UK Conservative gov't

N Ireland party signs deals to support UK Conservative gov't

In an attempt to allay concerns about the impact on the peace process, the deal makes clear that Conservatives remain committed to the restoration of power-sharing and that the DUP will have "no i...

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After the Cosby sexual assault trial

After the Cosby sexual assault trial

During the trial , prosecutors alleged Cosby was a trusted friend and mentor who took advantage of a woman in a "vulnerable state", plied Constand with "three blue pills" and sexually assaulted her a...

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Man Found Guilty of Second-Degree Murder In Toddler Case

Bella elicited nationwide sympathy when a composite sketch of her was shared by millions on social media before she was identified. She tearfully described how she allegedly helped McCarthy stuff he...

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Somali Refugee Reacts To Supreme Court Decision On Travel Ban

Trump hailed the decision as a "victory for national security", but it's likely to set off a new round of court disputes over anti-terror efforts and religious discrimination. The American Civil Li...

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Donald Trump Jr. Blasts BBC After Misleading Jerusalem Attack Headline

The killing was "a natural response to the crimes of the occupier", he said, echoing the language used by Hamas after other recent attacks against Israelis. "Police security measures are continuing at...

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Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 22

Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 22

Over 20 civilians were wounded by shrapnel and flying glasses, he said, adding nine ANP officers were also wounded by the blast and gun firing. On 11 June, the Taliban claimed responsibility for a s...

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US Navy to hold Japan service for sailors killed in crash

US Navy to hold Japan service for sailors killed in crash

The crash killed seven US sailors in clear weather south of Tokyo Bay at 1:30 a.m. on June 17. A new report regarding the U.S.S. Fitzgerald crash investigation shows the cargo ship it collided with...

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Senate Bill Would Result In 22-Million More Uninsured By 2026

Senate Bill Would Result In 22-Million More Uninsured By 2026

It also repeals numerous taxes that helped to pay for the ACA's benefits. According to several outlets , the CBO report might make the bill politically hard for majority leader Mitch McConnell...

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Frank de Boer's Crystal Palace in-tray

Frank de Boer's Crystal Palace in-tray

That is my only concern. If we can implement that slowly over a period of time, that is what we want to do. "I want a team where the fans are excited to come to our games, to see a team that wants t...

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