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Syria accuses Israel of strike near Damascus airport

Syria's state news agency SANA said earlier that several Israeli missiles hit near Damascus airport at dawn. 18 January 2015: Six Hezbollah fi...

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House overwhelmingly backs new sanctions against North Korea

Adm. Harry Harris Jr., the top American military officer in the Pacific, has warned lawmakers that it's a question of when, not if, Pyongyang ...

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Senate sends $1.1 trillion spending bill to Trump

Once the White House figured out that they had lost on the government funding deal, Trump began tweeting about the need for a government shut...

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Levee breaks in Arkansas as record flooding continues to plague the region

More than 500 people have been evacuated, with six shelters opened for displaced residents. Hutchinson said 27 counties have declared emergenc...

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Abbas says talks with Trump positive, if short on specifics

Abbas demanded that Israel recognize a Palestinian state "just as the Palestinian people recognize the state of Israel", but he pointedly ...

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Kylie Jenner snaps star-studded selfie in Met Gala bathroom

The event celebrated one of fashion's most boundary-breaking figures, so to see Kendall , one of her industry's fastest-rising young stars, opt...

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House Republicans gut Obamacare

The Congressional Budget Office estimated in March that the bill would cut Medicaid spending by $880 billion. "Anything that they (the Rep...

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Bernie Sanders Calls Out Trump for Praising Australia's Universal Health Care

Donald Trump has welcomed "my friend from Australia" Malcolm Turnbull in NY, after delaying his meeting with the Australian Prime Minister earli...

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Live grenade in Red Fort triggers security scare

Like the incident on Friday, that grenade was also found during the cleaning of the well. The bomb was discovered by some labourers on Thursda...

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Venezuelan President Maduro attempting to rewrite constitution

Security forces used tear gas to disperse some demonstrators. Protesters fought back with rocks and Molotov cocktails. "We shouldn't forget th...

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NYC set to receive $25.7m from feds for securing Trump Tower

Jose Serrano, who applauded the funding bill as a "victory for fairness", said in a statement Monday. The mayor said this is an opportunity to r...

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Alexander School levy fails for the second time

Missoula County Public School Superintendent Mark Thane said he felt the community had been receptive to the reasons why the district needed the...

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North Korean confirms detention of American citizen

Tillerson also reaffirmed that the USA was not seeking regime change in North Korea. North Korea said the bombers conducted "a nuclear bomb dr...

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USA attorney details why no charges in Alton Sterling case

There were some revelations in the Justice Department's announcement. His mother, Melissa Salamoni, retired as a Baton Rouge police captai...

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Couple that hosted Amit Shah joins TMC

Also, the switch-over coincided with chief minister Mamata Banerjee's tour in North Bengal now. Singh said, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's image...

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New Hamas program softens language, but some goals remain

That's a stark change from its original 1988 charter , a fiery document that Israel and its allies regularly cite as proof Hamas stokes viole...

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Brexit gets nasty as EU accuses Britain of unrealistic aims

The details from the dinner are thought to have been leaked to the media by sources within the EU. Brussels also says London must resolve issu...

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French campaign revs up with rival rallies, May Day marches

Macron is seeking to remind voters of the dark past of rival Marine Le Pen's National Front party, which she has tried to detoxify. Some urged...

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USA growth hits 3-year low in Trump's 1st quarter

In recent years, the first quarter performed poorly, due to a variety of reasons, including the government having problems adjusting its figures...

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Trump campaign says CNN refuses to run ad touting success

Trump has taken bold actions to restore prosperity, keep Americans safe and secure, and hold the government accountable". The ad from Trump's ...

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Turkey gave about 20 minutes notice before Syria strikes

Airstrikes launched by Turkish warplanes on Tuesday that killed U.S. Kurdish allies in Iraq and Syria were described as "unsafe", according ...

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Kabul bombing 'targeted North Atlantic Treaty Organisation convoy'

Witnesses said traces of blood and clothing could be seen on the ground at the blast site. MRAPs, which are created to withstand large explosi...

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European leaders agree on the negotiating guidelines for Brexit

EU27 firm and fair political mandate for the Brexit talks is ready", summit chair Donald Tusk tweeted. "This must be the number one priority ...

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Turkish Opposition to Seek Referendum Annulment Even After Appeal Rejection

A constitutional reform package seeking to introduce an executive presidency in Turkey was approved by 51.4 percent of the voters in Sunday's r...

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Rights group: Trump should seek accountability from Duterte

Trump's invite to Duterte also breached diplomatic protocol as he did not inform the State department about it beforehand. "I'd be happy to slau...

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United Nations chief ''paying attention'' to Kashmir border tension: Spokesperson

Pakistan on Tuesday claimed that the global community has rejected India's contention that the turmoil in Kashmir is primarily a cross-border ...

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Will President Trump Attack North Korea? 'I Don't Know

A lot of people, I'm sure, tried to take that power away, whether it was his uncle or anybody else. "They have got some pretty good scientists...

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Turkey demands US stop supporting Syrian Kurdish militants

Ankara is hopeful about a relationship with Washington under Trump after ties frayed in the final years of Barack Obama's administration, which ...

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At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

Here's a rundown of what happened and why it matters. Mr Trump was interrupted several times by protesters, who were escorted out of the arena...

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Valtteri Bottas wins his first Formula One Grand Prix

He has proven that he can win. "Hopefully, the first of many". "I never doubted my skills, but it gives me a lot of confidence, so I'm only ...

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Trump declares Georgia Democrats are 'failing'

Democrat Jon Ossoff will compete in a runoff in a traditionally Republican congressional district in suburban Atlanta , after falling just shor...

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U.S. Says Thaad Missile Shield Ready to Defend South Korea

In excerpts of an interview with CBS News released on Saturday, Trump said the United States and China would "not be happy" with a nuclear tes...

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IPL 2017 | Umesh Yadav refelcts on KKR's dismal performance against SRH

In the second half, the SRH bowlers stuck to their plans, their fielders took the opportunities that came their way, and restricted the table-to...

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Trade order, campaign rally on Trump's 100th day

In pointing out accomplishments during Trump's first few months, White House officials pointed to efforts to roll back regulations implemented u...

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Trump Open to Gas Tax Hike for Rebuilding Infrastructure

He added later, "But we're going to have that discussion with the White House and we want to learn more about the president's ideas". A blueprin...

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