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Twelve People Killed in Venezuela in Overnight Violence

Unlike demonstrations in recent days, the rallies in Caracas , Maracaibo, Barquisimeto and San Cristobal passed with no major violence reported...

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EC bribery case: AIADMK's Dhinakaran arrested after 4 days of questioning

A senior official said Dinakaran was asked about the money trail, his association with Chandrasekar and whether he had met any Election Commissi...

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Browns draft troubled prospect Caleb Brantley in sixth round

This pick is a pure steal based on talent and no one is arguing that, but the issue is Brantley is still now under investigation for misdemeanor...

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Iowa state investigators inspecting vehicles involved in

The tractor rolled into the east ditch and the truck into the west. He was taken after the crash by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Oelwein, wher...

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Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

Earlier Friday, Trump told the Associated Press in an interview that the tax cuts he would propose would be "massive" and perhaps the bigges...

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West Bank clashes: Dozens of Palestinians injured

Palestinian Health Ministry spokesman Anas Diek said three people were in hospital, including one shot in the head by a rubber bullet and anothe...

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Don't politicise triple talaq: PM

Earlier in April, the Prime Minister had raised the triple talaq issue during the national executive meeting of his party in Bhubaneswar. To...

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Former Afghan warlord Hekmatyar says he wants peace

The deal has been criticized by some Afghans and human rights groups for the pardon it granted to Hekmatyar and many of his fighters. Syed Nes...

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Service member has died in the line of duty

ISIS fighters began growing in power in Iraq in early 2014 in the country's west and in the summer of 2014 swept across much of the country's no...

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Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

On Monday night, Arkansas executed Jack Jones and Marcel Williams, the first time two prisoners were executed on the same day since August 10,...

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Steelers grab Pitt star, cancer survivor James Conner

Conner's story is an inspiration - fighting cancer, practicing while wearing a surgical mask, and ultimately winning his fight. Joining the Stee...

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Coulter's Berkeley speech canceled, police prep for violence

Coulter is the second right-wing speaker whose Berkeley appearance was scrubbed over security concerns . On Wednesday, Troy Warden, president...

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US, EU told: Don't meddle with ASEAN

But diplomats said other ASEAN nations, unhappy with intense Chinese lobbying of the Philippines , sought to toughen up the chairman's statem...

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Digvijaya Singh removed as Congress' in-charge of Goa and Karnataka

Party secretary Amit Deshmukh will assist Chella Kumar. He will be assisted by four AICC secretaries namely Manickam Tagore, P.C. Vishnunadh, Ma...

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Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denial

She said she wanted to remain "above partisan considerations" as she campaigned for the second round of the presidential vote on 7 May. "Maybe I...

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British lawmakers set to approve PM May's June 8 election plan

The House of Commons voted by 522 to 13 to hold a general election on June 8 - plunging Britain back into political uncertainty just weeks befor...

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North Korea celebrates as South Korea, US keep watch

The South Korean navy has also announced that it will hold a joint live-fire drill with the U.S. in the Yellow Sea, later on Tuesday. Seoul's...

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Woman shot, six arrested in London terror raids

Asked if police had foiled an active plot, Neil Basu, Senior National Coordinator for Counter Terrorism Policing, replied: "Yes". The incident...

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Donald Trump invites Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte to White House

Hours before speaking to Trump on the phone, Duterte had mentioned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, saying "the guy simply wants to end the worl...

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US Attorney: Tad Cummins planned to flee to Mexico with kidnapped teen

In the documents, obtained by multiple news outlets, Anthony claims mother Kimberly Thomas , 48, beat Elizabeth and even locked her in the base...

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Afghan defense minister, army chief resign after deadly Taliban attack

The assailants randomly sprayed bullets on the troops in one of the deadliest attacks in the war-torn nation's recent past. Also on Monday, a ...

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Abbas to stop funding electricity in Hamas-run Gaza

Hamas official Ismail Radwan condemned the move by Abbas. Gaza's 1.9 million inhabitants already endure lengthy blackouts. Gaza has been exper...

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'The Simpsons' needles Trump ahead of 100-day milestone

Watch and enjoy above! "My boys'll love that". His hair is alternately a small dog or a robot. "Help, they're taking me back to where I came f...

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No more room for error for Madrid after loss to Barcelona

James Rodriguez levelled in the 85th minute but Messi recovered from some rough treatment at Real's hands to win a pulsating clash with nearly t...

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China launches its 1st home-built aircraft carrier

China first started developing the 50,000-ton vessel back in 2013 before construction began in March 2015. The hull of the new carrier has bee...

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Fox anchor says network does little about racial diversity

Plaintiffs have countered Ms. Slater was only removed from her job because Fox News became aware of their plans to file a lawsuit . That develo...

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'Bachelor' star Chris Soules charged in deadly Iowa crash

The 35-year-old reality star reportedly slammed his Chevy pickup truck into the back of a John Deere tractor at around 8:20 p.m. on April 24, a...

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North Korea flaunts long-range missiles in birthday parade

U.S., South Korean and other officials are closely monitoring the North amid indications it could conduct another missile test or nuclear explos...

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Far-right to rally in Berkeley after Coulter talk canceled

They blamed the university for failing to ensure protection of conservative speakers. They did not immediately respond to requests for comment. ...

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Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

The move, which affects some $5.66 billion worth of imports of the construction material, sets a tense tone as the two countries and Mexico prep...

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All Russian sailors rescued after ship collision off Istanbul

The relationship reached a low point in 2015, when Turkey shot down a Russian warplane that Ankara said had strayed over the Syrian border. A ...

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Turkey's premier warns opposition against street protests

He accused the board of "changing the rules mid-game". CHP vice chairman Erdal Aksunger said the party expects the board "to eliminate fraud a...

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Vice President Hamid Ansari arrives in Poland

Ansari also attended the Poland-India Business Forum, organized by the Polish Ministry of Economic Development. Indian investments in Poland amo...

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At least 10 in minibus killed by roadside bomb Pakistan, official says

In response to the latest spate of attacks, Kurram's residents have formed tribal militias to work with Pakistan's security forces to secure the...

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Macron slower off mark than Le Pen in last French election lap

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy says he will vote for centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron in France's May 7 presidential runoff because t...

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