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Turkey opposition to challenge referendum result

The vote in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir started one hour earlier at 7am (0400 GMT). Although voting in elections and referendu...

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Hopping down the bunny trail Hoboken kids find over 30000 eggs

The Easter Bunny pauses for photos and hugs with children participating in the annual Brainerd Easter egg hunt. There will be a sign-up sheet at...

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North Korea 'capable of NUCLEAR WAR' - despite failed missile launch

A North Korean missile "blew up nearly immediately" on its test launch today, the US Pacific Command said, hours before US Vice-President Mike P...

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Mass evacuation in Syria to proceed after deadly blast

No one claimed responsibility for the attack but pro-government media and the opposition exchanged accusations, each pointing to foreign interfe...

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Sydney teen parents found after fleeing hospital with baby

Police hold concerns for the welfare of all three children. They left the hospital together on foot, and were believed to be in the company of...

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BC NDP promise to freeze hydro rates if elected

The Liberals had announced over the weekend that drivers would pay no more than $500 a year on the now tolled Port Mann and Golden Ears bridges,...

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Cleveland police searching for suspect who broadcast killing on Facebook

A representative for the city of Cleveland confirmed to NBC News that Stevie Steve of Facebook is the suspect, Steve Stephens . The perpetrat...

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Rouhani says Iran needs "no one's permission" to build missiles

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is setting his sights on a second term in office. "He has no experience in foreign policy, so at least initial...

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Attack suspect denied residency in Sweden

Jan Evensson of the Stockholm police told a televised news conference on Sunday that the 39-year-old suspect's request was rejected in June ...

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Celebrating Jesus Christ rising from the dead

The Syro Malabar Church Archbishop Cardinal Mar George Alencherry led the special Easter prayers and services at St Mary's Forane church at Pall...

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Assad allies say US attack on Syria air base crosses 'red lines'

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson denied in an interview on CBS's Face the Nation that the strikes signalled an overhaul of American polic...

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Syrian deal to evacuate tens of thousands of people begins

At least 80 buses left Fuaa and Kafraya in the Idlib provincein the northwest, an AFP correspondent in rebel-held territory said. They have ...

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Russia-US relations put to test

The U.S. has accused the Russian-backed regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of using sarin gas in the April 4 attack on the town of Kha...

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Massive US bomb death toll rises to 94

The strike targeted a network of fortified underground tunnels that ISIS had been using to stage attacks on government forces in Nangarhar provi...

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Trump Considering Sanctions Against Russia, Iran for Supporting Syria

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday condemned as "flagrant US aggression on Syria" a USA missile strike on a on a Syrian air base this we...

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Liberals blast NDP promise of yearly $400 rent rebate in BC

A speculation tax of two per cent is predicted to raise $200 million a year and apply to all property owners who don't pay income tax in B.C. ...

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Iran's Ahmadinejad registers to run for president

During his time as president of Iran from 2005-2013, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad stood out largely for his threats to "wipe Israel off the map", Hol...

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Syria's Assad claims U.S. 'fabricated' chemical attack, despite consensus

President Donald Trump declared that US-Russia ties "may be at an all-time low", and Mr Tillerson struck a similar tone after a day of talks in ...

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Trump campaign raking in money for 2020, disclosures show

And Trump Victory, which includes the Trump campaign, the RNC and 11 state parties, received about $67,000 total during the same period. Accor...

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Easter egg fun at Sterling Living Center

Four different egg hunts will take place, including an adult egg hunt. Regular Zoo admission applies; members get in free with membership card...

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'Least worried' over BJP's national executive meet, says Naveen

The UP result is a rejection of the politics of casteism and nepotism. "People in Odisha understand that there has been no development under t...

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Today's the Day! April the Giraffe giving birth

After a long, long, long wait - April the Giraffe has finally given birth to her calf. The 15-month pregnancy has been the most anticipate...

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Tax Day demonstrators demand that Trump release tax returns

Of course, turnout at the tax marches could surprise on the upside. The objective is to put pressure on President Donald Trump to release h...

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Italy's Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117

The centenarian had become something of a celebrity, with her own Wikipedia entry and earlier this year her long life was marked by a party and ...

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Australian PM Malcom Turnbull to arrive in New Delhi today

After holding delegation-level bilateral talks, the two heads of state arrived at Mandi House metro station on the Delhi metro's Blue Line to ho...

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Why Trump the trade critic now offers an outstretched hand

Is it Donald's enthusiasm for being able to tell President Xi "during dessert" as he was "enjoying" the "most handsome piece of chocolate cake t...

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Tillerson cites Russian inaction as helping to fuel Syrian poison gas attack

Tillerson meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday, just days after the United States fired cruise missiles at a Syrian ai...

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Donald Trump warns 'problem' of North Korea 'will be taken care of'

But as U.S. president, Trump's use of the social network to bully foreign governments is risky, as the Chinese government seemed to say today ....

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Men's golf: Former NU golfer Fitzpatrick set for Masters

With a tornado warning for the state of Georgia forcing Masters officials to suspend Monday's practice round early, Scott didn't get out to the ...

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Russian Federation vetoes United Nations draft resolution on Syria gas attack probe

Trump said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has been the "bulwark of worldwide peace and security", and is no longer "obsolete". The Senate...

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Government: 36 Islamic State fighters killed by massive bomb

According to US officials, most of the members of the local Islamic State branch are Pakistani and Uzbek militants. The blast destroyed three ...

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Winnipeg veterans march to remember Vimy Ridge on 100th anniversary

The battle would last four days, and more than 10,600 Canadian soldiers would be wounded or killed. Commemorating the battle of Vimy Ridge is ...

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Pakistan says Indian spy facing death has right to appeal

Just $5 a month. Aziz also said that Indian statements on the issue could lead to diplomatic tensions. Before Kulbhushan's sentence was an...

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Destruction in fight to take west Mosul worse than east

East Mosul was liberated in January, in the operation that began in October. ISIS has been encircled for "quite some time'". "Iraqi forces con...

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Two Georgia police officers fired after violent traffic stop

Bongiovanni pulled Hollins over in Lawrenceville, just outside Atlanta , police said. At a press conference on Thursday, Chief of Police But...

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