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Police make 2 more arrests over Manchester bombing

Omar Alfaqhuri, a neighbour who lives just in front of a house that was raided, said he saw "a massive deployment of police forces" during the a...

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Israeli govt meeting near Jerusalem site angers Palestinians

He said it sends "a clear message to the Palestinian people that the systematic violations of their inalienable rights are going to continue". ...

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Trump repeats criticism of Germany, Merkel stands by stance

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held wide-ranging talks with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel in a move to further strengthen ...

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Trump, EPA chief meet ahead of decision on climate change

A source who has been in contact with people involved in the decision told Reuters a couple of meetings were planned with chief executives of en...

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Trump discussed terrorism, climate change with Pope

Trump was expected to be given a tour of the Vatican after his papal meeting. "We're liking Italy very much.it was an honour to be with the Po...

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Justices side with police in California shooting case

The U.S. Supreme Court today unanimously struck down a " provocation rule " of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, which said that...

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DHS chief says reported Russian back-channel not a 'big deal'

Kelly rejected the idea that such a back channel of communication with Russian officials would be damaging to US security interests. The Times ...

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Four facts about the history of Memorial Day

But some feel it's that veteran service organization that can actually help provide the support and connections those younger veterans need to...

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N.Korea Tests New Interceptor Missile

A statement by the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the launch came from around the eastern North Korean coastal town of Wonsan, but the agenc...

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British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

Travelers on British Airways and its sister airlines in Spain faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, mainly on short-haul fli...

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Kishwaukee Cemetery service to honor fallen Veterans

More than 12 percent of the US population served in the armed forces during World War II. "People say, 'Memorial Day, oh, a day off, great bea...

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Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

The friend was wearing a hijab . Michaels says the girls told her they had felt threatened. If convicted, he could face the death penalty. ...

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United Nations expresses alarm over treatment of Palestinian prisoners

Human rights groups such as the Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-I) said that doctors who worked for the Israeli Prison Services (IPS) ha...

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North Korea fires third test missile in three weeks

Under a range of United Nations Security Council resolutions, North Korea is banned from launching ballistic missiles or conducting tests usin...

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Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

Elwafi is believed to have handed himself to police after news reports revealed Abedi as the suicide bomber. The straps of a knapsack are visi...

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Thousands turn out to remember JFK on 100th birthday

After serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress, and also served in the Senate before at age 43, h...

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Beef fests held to protest ban on sale of cattle for slaughter

The chief minister in his letter, which was shared on his official Facebook page, also pointed out to the prime minister that it will be hard ...

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Daesh claims responsibility for Jakarta attack

Police said an anti-terror squad immediately raided two houses believed to be owned by the perpetrators in neighboring provinces of Banten and W...

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Kerala cow slaughter: Youth Congress members suspended by party

The SFI had sought police permission for a protest against the central government for ordering a ban on the trade of cattle, including buffaloes...

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Oliseh, Ikpeba Celebrate Arsenal's FA Cup Win, Urge Wenger Stay

However, referee Anthony Taylor reversed the decision, ruling that Sanchez had not handed the ball in the build-up and that Aaron Ramsey , wh...

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Deal between BC Greens and NDP changes nothing on pipeline, Hoffman says

Liberals. "But in the end we had to make a hard decision, a decision that we felt was in the best interest of British Columbians, and that dec...

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Talks on airplane laptop ban end with no ban, more talks

Such a ban would dwarf in current restrictions put in place in March that affect about 50 flights a day from 10 cities, mostly in the Middle ...

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What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

Officials said 64 people remained hospitalized, including 20 who were critically injured. "It's terrible. Very wicked, to target that sort of ...

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Champions Trophy: Rain mars Australia-Pakistan warm-up

Early showers led to a delay in the toss and when it finally happened, with Australia choosing to bat, the match was reduced to 34 overs per s...

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Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord

Trump, who once said the concept of global warming "was created by and for the Chinese in order to make USA manufacturing noncompetitive", r...

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SNP would back 'progressive alliance' in event of hung parliament

There will be no alliance. Her comments come as a clutch of new polls have shown the Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as the June 8...

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US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

Two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA won't go undefeated in this America's Cup regatta and Groupama Team France won't go winless. "...

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KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks

The straps of a backpack are visible on his shoulders. They were invited to take part after the Manchester 10k and Mr Wyeth said the occasio...

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Europe can no longer "completely depend" on the US & UK, says Merkel

Although he tweeted to say he would make a decision next week, his apparent reluctance to embrace the first legally binding global climate chang...

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PM Modi meets German Chancelor Merkel at Schloss Meseberg

The two sides, during bilateral talks, also discussed how Germany can partner with India on its flagship programs including skill development,...

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'You can bet' North Korea nuclear problem gets solved

By sharing the security threat posed by North Korea among G-7 leaders, Abe apparently aimed to have China increasingly pressed to stay in line...

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Ariana Grande announces benefit concert for Manchester

Police say officers are at the theater but are not giving further details. People gather in Trafalgar Square in London to pay tribute to the...

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Floods kill at least 100 in Sri Lanka

Communities devastated by the flooding and landslides that have so far killed 100 people in Sri Lanka could have another battle on their hands a...

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Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

Minutes after Trump and his entourage left Washington for Saudi Arabia on May 19, two news stories broke: that the president had described recen...

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Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal - Axios

The G7 countries are Canada, France, Italy, Japan, Germany, the United States and the UK. Trump issued a tweet on Saturday, before the communi...

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