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Demonstrators Interrupt James Comey's Speech at Howard University Convocation

Howard officials announced in August that they appointed Comey as its 2017-2018 Gwendolyn S. and Colbert I. King Endowed Chair in Public Pol...

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US President Donald Trump says he has 'decided' on Iranian nuclear deal

Its provisions keep Tehran from developing nuclear weapons in exchange for lifting heavy economic sanctions. "We have tremendous military capa...

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Evacuations ordered after tremors, rising smoke from Bali volcano

Almost 10,000 residents whose homes are on the slopes of Mount Agung have left as experts predict an increased risk of an eruption. About 10,0...

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ME not targeted by election hackers, officials confirm

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Friday informed state Secretary of State Kim Wyman of the attempt, according to a news release by Wy...

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There is a fair chance for Mideast peace, says Trump

Trump must decide by October 15 whether to certify that Iran is complying with the pact, a decision that could sink the deal. During their sch...

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18-yr-old man charged with London Tube terror attack

He is also accused of causing an explosion likely to endanger life using the highly volatile triacetone triperoxide (TATP) - known as "the m...

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Iran shows off new ballistic missile at military parade

Tehran has backed Yemen's Shiite rebels known as Houthis against a US-supported and Saudi-led coalition of mostly Arab states that seeks to retu...

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Trump vows to impose new sanctions over North Korea's nuclear buildup

The executive order Trump inked just ahead of the lunch enhances Treasury Department authorities to target individuals who provide goods, serv...

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Rohingyas entered India without following 'proper procedures': Rajnath Singh

Addressing a seminar organised by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), he wondered why some people were objecting to the deportation of ...

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Death threats as Catalan referendum debate turns ugly

Thousands gathered on September 21 at the gates of Catalonia's regional judicial body in Barcelona to demand the release of a dozen officials ar...

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France's far-right FN vice president quits over internal disputes

Philippot claimed that the party's "old demons" were sneaking back into the party, a reference to hard right values. "The National Front will ...

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Netanyahu, Egypt's Sisi to hold first public meeting in NYC

Departing from his prepared remarks to the UN General Assembly, Sisi said he wanted to "tell the Palestinian people, it is important to unite .....

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Police Shoot Deaf Man Dead As Neighbors Scream 'He Can't Hear You'

The incident is being investigated by the homicide unit, which will reported to the Oklahoma County District Attorney's office to decide if ...

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South Africa to trial 4-day test vs. Zimbabwe in December

South Africa are likely to host Zimbabwe for a four-day day-night Test in Port Elizabeth in December if the International Cricket Council give...

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Korea threatens U.S. with 'horrible nuclear strike and miserable and final ruin'

He also agreed on the need to resolve the North Korean nuclear issue peacefully, noting a military action would result in the loss of many innoc...

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South Korea approves $8m aid package for North Korea

The exact timing of when the aid will be sent will be decided later, Yonhap said . South Korea's unification ministry agreed to provide the f...

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Japan's leader urges unity at United Nations on North Korea

Abe said that the world has already tried exhaustively to reach a negotiated settlement with North Korea, starting with the US-backed 1994 Agree...

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South Korea urges North Korea to abandon nukes, seek talks

He said North Korea's textiles, fishing, information technology, and manufacturing industries were among those the United States could target. ...

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Facebook and Twitter play bigger role in Congressional election hacking probe

The CEO said in a Facebook live video on Thursday that the company would provide the controversial ads to government officials to support ongo...

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Turkish tanks drill on Iraq border ahead of Kurdish vote

Ankara has already threatened to ramp up its military presence in Iraqi Kurdistan if the PKK, which has waged an insurgency within Turkey's b...

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Pakistan, US agree to stay engaged after US Prez's tough talks

We can not condone that". The Pakistan prime minister said the weapons were with the country's Nuclear Command Authority (NCA) that controls t...

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Cuomo warns Dems about making deal with Trump on DACA

As a former DACA recipient, Ramirez said she still has many family members and friends impacted by the Dream Act . Pelosi, in remarks to re...

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Japan Deploys New Missile Defence System To Counter North Korea Threat

The state news agency KCNA, quoting the foreign ministry statement, said the economic restrictions - which USA officials estimate could deny the...

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Emmanuel Macron condemns 'genocide and ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

Dhaka, Sept21 :A truck filled with aid for Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh veered off a road and fell into a ditch Thursday morning, kill...

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Israel destroys Iranian drone in Syria

Israel and Syria are still technically at war, though the armistice line on the Golan Heights had remained largely quiet for decades until civi...

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'Nothing Less Than Historic': US Christens First Military Base Ever in Israel

According to Haimovitch, several dozen American soldiers will be stationed at the permanent base in southern Israel, which the Americans and Isr...

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New British study gives global warming a reality check

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said the president's "ears are open if ..." "And it is this rules-based system which we have develop...

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Monsoon rains lash India's financial capital, disrupt transport

In the Konkan region, many towns and villages experienced water-logging in Sindhudurg, Ratnagiri, Raigad and Palghar districts, disrupting norma...

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Some 100 countries expected to sign treaty banning nuclear weapons

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons , otherwise known as the Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty, is the first legally-binding worldwide agr...

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Mueller's office has interviewed Rod Rosenstein, who has authority over Russiagate

But that narrative was muddled days later when Trump, in a television interview, said he would have fired Comey regardless of the Justice Depart...

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Bipartisan Group Of Governors Reject GOP Health Bill

Despite it bearing his namesake, Kimmel says the new healthcare bill passes a different test. The host said that the bill is worse than th...

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Trump signalled dislike, but not demise of Iran deal - envoy

The Iranian foreign policy establishment has always been divided on the merits of normalizing relations with the West and containing U.S. "Tr...

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Kenya court blames electoral commission over annulled election

Uhuru Kenyata, Kenya's incumbent president, was re-elected for a second term in the August 8 elections, but the results were challenged by his...

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Theresa May declines to rule out firing Boris Johnson over Brexit dispute

Johnson is adamant that Britain should leave the single market - known as a "clean Brexit " - instead of adopting "Swiss-style" arrangements. ...

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Woman Says Hobby Lobby's Cotton Display Insensitive Toward Blacks

There is nothing decorative about raw cotton. A little sensitivity goes a long way. Rider's Facebook rant was originally posted Thursday, Sept...

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