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French Socialist party open process to boot out ex-PM Manuel Valls

Commissioning editor Tom Webber acquired United Kingdom and Commonwealth rights to The French Exception: Emmanuel Macron's extraordinary rise ...

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10 things we learned from FBI Director James Comey's Senate hearing

The former US Deputy Attorney General said the thought that his actions in October might have influenced the election result makes him feel "mil...

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United States risks Erdogan's wrath by arming Kurds in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly threatened additional attacks against the YPG, which Turkey considers a terrorist group ...

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Trump unwinding Michelle Obama's school lunch program rules

Perdue was joined by Senate Agriculture Chairman Pat Roberts at a Virginia elementary school's lunch for the announcement. The Trump administ...

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Lloyd's mother after Hernandez conviction tossed: 'In our book, he's guilty'

After a judge ruled that a long-standing legal principle in MA requires the vacating of Hernandez's conviction, Thompson told reporters he still...

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Mike Pence Uses Cinco de Mayo Party to Talk Immigration

Thumbs down to over-imbibing and driving. Well, it's Cinco de Mayo and a lot of tequila will be guzzled down today, but unfortunately there ...

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Would price cap pledged by Tories result in lower energy bills?

Labour's shadow business secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey said the Conservatives had failed to give proper detail of how a cap would work: "A cap s...

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Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in muddy slop

On their own, they were a combined 2 for 63 coming into America's greatest horse race. After trouncing the Grade I Florida Derby field by 5 leng...

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IS says it has beheaded Russian foreign fighter for spying

Russia's Defense Ministry denies a report that the Islamic State beheaded one of its servicemen operating in Syria. He was shown supposedly con...

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Tories win majority of council seats in East Renfrewshire election

With the ward being reduced from four seats to three, Labour's Jim Dempster is re-elected as a councillor, the SNP's Andrew Wood returns, and ...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation warns Macedonia over violence in parliament

Photographs broadcast on local television showed blood on Social Democrat leader Zoran Zaev's face. Zaev and several Albanian parties formed a...

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Appeals Court Mulls Suspension of Trump Travel Restrictions

Despite the "heated and passionate political debate " about the order, Wall said the court must be careful not to open the door to broader qu...

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Satyendar Jain To File Defamation Case Against Kapil Mishra

Later speaking to media persons, Gupta alleged that Jain, in collusion with Chief Minister Kejriwal, was involved in a land scam of over Rs 1,00...

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Syrian army advances at edge of cease-fire zone

Damascus seeks to adhere to the memorandum on de-escalation zones in Syria , but is ready for a resolute response should armed groups violate ...

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Obama starts defining his new role in the age of Trump

Yates told a Senate Judiciary subcommittee Monday that she warned White House officials that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn cou...

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North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

Speaking to the VOA Korean Service on Sunday, Kim Mi Ok said her husband was arrested as he tried to return to the couple's home in Dandong, Chi...

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Pro-EU Macron marches into French presidency

Le Pen, whom the chief rabbi of France and the CRIF umbrella of Jewish communities have decried as risky to democracy and minorities, received 3...

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Mattis cites good talks with Turkey on fighting IS in Syria

Dana W. White , the Pentagon's chief spokeswoman, said in a written statement that US President Donald Trump had authorised the arms shipments o...

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Turkey slams 'occupation' of Jerusalem, draws Israel's ire

Erdogan, who was speaking at a conference dealing with Jerusalem in Istanbul said that "As a Muslim community, we need to visit al-Aksa Mosque...

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NEET Questions In Bengali Tougher Than English, Allege Minister, Students

Bengali aspirants who appeared for the exam on Monday said that the questions given in the question paper (Bengali medium) were much tougher tha...

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Rents on the rise in Donegal new report reveal

The average advertised rent in Clare is now €677. In Cork, the cost of rents rose by 10.4pc to €1,107. Rent in Kilkenny was on average 16% h...

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Obama warned Trump against Flynn as national security adviser: Ex

He was sacked in February for concealing the nature of these contacts. Three former officials from the Obama administration told NBC that Trum...

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Pakistan dispatches supplies to southwest border villages

Hundreds of trucks and other vehicles carrying Afghan transit trade goods and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation supplies were stuck on both sid...

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AAP accuses BJP of hatching conspiracy, says Kejriwal won't resign

He even dared the AAP to sack him from the party. "He (Mishra) says Kejriwal's brother-in-law was to get the favour from a deal". "The Norwegi...

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Russia tables draft UN resolution on Syria safe zones

Syria's government has said that although it will abide by the agreement, it would continue fighting "terrorism" wherever it exists, parlance fo...

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Markets Move Swiftly On from Macron

Campaign officials in a statement said the perpetrators of the hack, revealed less than 48 hours before the final presidential runoff on Sunda...

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3 weeks into hunger strike, Palestinian inmates add vitamins

The statement also called on Palestinians to "blockade Israeli embassies all over the world and continue to organize rallies and sit-ins and to ...

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Greenpeace activists hang anti-Le Pen banner on Eiffel Tower

As tension mounted ahead of Sunday's (Sunday night into Monday NZT) vote, police arrested a man pre-dawn when he returned to his auto parked nea...

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Trump camp highlights first 100 days in new TV ad

Critics are marking the milestone by lambasting his struggle to convert campaign promises into tangible achievements, which his supporters blame...

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Theresa May vows 'sweeping' reforms to mental health policy

Mental Health Awareness week, which begins tomorrow, has been run by the Mental Health Foundation for the past 17 years. Prankard explained th...

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Dems convinced health bill jeopardizes GOP's monopoly in DC

As part of Thursday's House repeal , the Republican plan would call for premium tax credits implemented under former President Barack Obama t...

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Liverpool pay the penalty in draw at home to Southampton

James Milner has seen his spotless penalty record at Liverpool ended by Southampton keeper Fraser Forster . The missed penalty followed a ...

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Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

However, U.S. military officials have come to rely on the potent and capable Kurdish faction in its war against ISIS. There is disagreement abou...

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Russia-backed Syrian safe zones plan goes into effect

The deal calls for all aircraft to be banned from flying over the safe zones. The Syrian government and rebel groups are not signatories, and ...

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Sanders Says 'Trump Is Right' About Australia's Health Care

Trump's statement made Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders laugh out loud during his appearance on MSNBC's " All In with Chris Hayes " late Thursd...

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