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North Korea Denies Torturing American Detainee Otto Warmbier

It demanded that South Korea return 12 restaurant workers who defected to the South a year ago. "He was a tremendously talented young man with...

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Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis

The summit got a boost on Thursday when the European Union pledged 85 million euros ($95 million) to Uganda but United Nations chief Antonio G...

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Presidential Polls: The three reasons why Meira Kumar was chosen

Paswan said that even the people of Bihar are angry with Nitish Kumar for being in contact with a corrupt party and invited him to join BJP-led ...

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Bernie Sanders to hold health care rally in Columbus on Sunday

Senate Republicans Thursday released a 142-page draft of their bill to eliminate much of the Obama health care law. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) can'...

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Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Boston will receive the 2018 first-round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers - if that selection falls between the No. 2 to No. 5 range. "Wherever I ...

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Residents evacuated from five London tower blocks over safety fears

She said it is thought the work would take three to four weeks. Scotland Yard also revealed manslaughter charges are being considered by detec...

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Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles

Similar demonstrations are being held in cities across Iran , according to state media. This year's commemoration comes amid an intensifyin...

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North Korea has tested a heavy duty engine for ballistic missiles

If confirmed, the North's move marked the first time since March that it carried out a ground test of a new high-thrust rocket engine. News of...

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May negotiates minorty govt deal with DUP, urges national unity

Both the Conservative Party and the DUP were now focused on finalising the "terms and conditions" of the deal following a meeting between May ...

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Trump says 'we have a great relationship with China' after critical tweet

The Warmbier family announced Tuesday that the 22-year-old will be laid to rest Thursday morning in OH, as Republican and Democratic lawmake...

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Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

However, the four senators do appear open to negotiations and amendments that could turn their "no" to a "yes". McConnell and other Republic...

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Philippines: Malaysian financier believed killed in siege

Malaysia, the Philippines and Indonesia have agreed to enhance cooperation to effectively address the threats of terrorism and extremism in the ...

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Classmates honor student who died after N. Korea detention

China's top diplomat told Donald Trump that Beijing was willing to keep working with Washington to defuse tensions on the Korean peninsula - d...

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Former Milwaukee officer found not guilty in shooting death of Sylville Smith

On Friday, Minnesota police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of one count of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of intentional discha...

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Imagine! Lennon brings no peace, but discord at European Union summit

Still, it's a role reversal for Britain, which had been buoyed by strong growth in recent times - even after the momentous vote on June 23, 2016...

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Philippines fight against ISIS grinds on, victory still 'weeks' away

Duterte set a three day deadline earlier in June, when the military initially estimated it would take just a week to clear militants from the ci...

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North Korea warns South against 'following psychopath Trump'

The paper added that the United States has "absurd" expectations for Beijing to solve the issues on the Korean Peninsula and overestimates...

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Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Trump and his top aides have said they want to see a full and thorough review of what happened during the election, but Trump has continually ...

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Australian MP And Supermom Creates History In Parliament, Passes Motion While Breastfeeding

Larissa Waters breastfed her three-month-old baby, Alia Joy , while speaking about black lung disease. Waters' motion asked that the Sena...

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Turkish FM urges peace, dialogue in Gulf crises

Qatar's defense ministry, meanwhile, said in a statement that the deal will lead to "closer strategic collaboration in our fight to counter v...

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Anger over Warmbier death grows amid calls for travel ban

American concern is growing over North Korea's acceleration toward having a nuclear missile that can strike the US mainland. Later, he reached a...

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Syrians fear new Raqqa turmoil once Islamic State is defeated

Attempting to de-escalate the situation, US officials in Baghdad have sent out notices reminding parties involved in Syria that there is a de-co...

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London fire: 58 presumed dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, say police

Families will be provided a named NHS mental health practitioner if they are in need of extra psychological support or if a family liaison offic...

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Paul Pisasale Bailed On Assault and Extortion Charges

Mr Pisasale was yesterday released on bail after being charged with three offences including extortion. Former Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale has...

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In Georgia, Handel reaches out to Democrats and thanks Trump

Republicans have won four special House elections since Trump took office - Handel's victory and a SC race Tuesday; a Montana victory last mont...

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FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Scalise suffered a gunshot wound to the pelvis a week ago today while practicing for the Congressional baseball game. Signs acknowledging woun...

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US shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

The US said it shot down the plane to defend the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a rebel group which is fighting ISIS on the outsk...

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Hospital updates Rep. Scalise's condition while colleagues honor him at baseball game

Scalise and other Republican congressmen were practicing at the time for an annual game between Democratic and Republican legislators that rais...

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Won't support BJP's Presidential candidate if it is for votebank: Uddhav Thackeray

Sanjay Raut, Sena MP in Rajya Sabha, said Shah called Thackeray after BJP's decision on Monday. The Sena's attack on the Bharatiya Janata ...

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Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

He advanced to second via a fielders choice for Nick Madrigal. Kwan walked. Gretler and Kwan scored on a double by Madrigal. "We weren't very ...

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Russian Federation warns U.S. after Syrian jet downed

The American F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down the Syrian SU-22 around 7:00 pm as it "dropped bombs near SDF fighters" south of the town of Tabqa. ...

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Iran retaliates to ISIS attacks, warns reactionary countries

Summary⎙ Print According to Iranian officials, Tehran's strikes on Islamic State fighters inside Syria carried a wider message. The strike...

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Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

While Iran has been fighting against ISIS in Syria for years, Iranian state media presented the launch of missiles as direct retaliation fo...

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Venezuela crisis tops agenda for Americas summit in Mexico

In an important anti-imperialist march and also against OAS interference in the Venezuelan's political life, Cabello denounced that the servilit...

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US Democrats Protest Senate Republican Healthcare Secrecy

As Jezebel reported earlier today, Republicans are trying to push the bill through before the July 4th recess; Democrats are doing everythin...

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