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Biden to visit Turkey amid coup attempt dispute

Recep Tayyip Erdogan suggested Turkey would be unable to continue its strategic allegiance with the United States if it continues to harbour the...

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Former IS stronghold controlled by US-backed forces, says Kurdish official

Members of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) patrol a street in the northern Syrian town of Manbij on August 7, 2016. Under the extremists'...

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Husband admits to killing Samia Shahid in Pakistan

On Friday a prominent Pakistani journalist following Shahid's death made a complaint to police after he claimed to have received death threats f...

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United Nations chief condemns terrorist attack on Pakistan hospital

Most of the bombing victims were lawyers. IS's media arm, the Aamaq News Agency, posted on its Twitter account that a "martyrdom-seeking soldi...

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Cannes mayor bans 'Burkini' swimsuits, cites public order concerns

The law is in effect through August, Cannes' peak tourist season; violators will be ordered to pay a $43 fine, but will first be asked to leav...

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I'm ready to retire, says Michael Phelps

Walsh Jennings plods along toward a potential record-setting fourth straight Olympic gold medal when she and Ross face either a Polish or Austra...

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Usa 2016, Trump: Obama e Hillary Clinton co-fondatori dell'Isis

L'atteggiamento di Trump gli sta creando un vuoto intorno: nei sondaggi e' in forte calo, con Hillary che si rafforza in tre stati chiave,...

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Daley and Goodfellow take 10m Synchro bronze

THE family of South Devon diver Tom Daley have shared their pride after watching his latest Olympic success. The pair faced what Daley called ...

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ANC faces rejection from urbanites angry over poor services

The loss of Pretoria comes on top of the ANC conceding defeat Friday in Port Elizabeth , a key battleground of Wednesday's (August 3) municipal...

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Obama highlights progress against Islamic State fighters in Pentagon briefing

The president said that Isis appears to be shifting its attention to attacking cities overseas. According to US officials, the Islamic State's...

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Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-Korea ties

Before the nuclear test, North Korea reported that foreign firms showed interest in holding business talks, particularly in regards to the Mubon...

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Hurt on 'Rocky' JetBlue Flight

Lynam, of Pacific Grove, California, says suitcases fell out of overhead compartments. "Then two flight attendants asked if a doctor was on bo...

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Sex's role in spreading Zika raises new worry

The announcement comes a day after state health officials cleared an additional four blocks in the Wynwood zone. Aides to Ryan said that shift...

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Trump says Obama-ISIS remark was sarcasm

Trump was scheduled to hold another rally in Pennsylvania on Friday, in Altoona. "Of course I'm being sarcastic", Trump told Fox News' Bria...

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Iran FM, Turkey president hold key talks

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, shakes hands with the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif during their meeting in Ankar...

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Sanchez, Siemian listed as co-No. 1s on Denver depth chart

Jay Cutler passed for 18 yards and got sacked twice in the first quarter. "We were expecting more". Gameball to Sanchez as he takes a small ye...

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Narendra Modi attends all-party meet on Kashmir situation

He said we have tried and will continue to have the best of relations with the neighbouring countries especially Afghanistan , and that Pakista...

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Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli competitor's hand after Rio 2016 match

El Shehaby seemed conflicted about his decision to participate as the bout drew nearer. Or Sasson , ranked fifth in the world, defeated El Sh...

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12 people arrested at Dakota Access Pipeline demonstration

The tribe has sued federal regulators for approving the pipeline. Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe have been protesting the pipeline o...

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Syria: Isis abducts 2000 civilians as militants flee SDF besieged Manbij

The outpour of emotion came after the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an Arab-Kurdish force backed by the United States, expelled most of the te...

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Hakan Sukur Arrest Warrant Issued After Failed Turkish Military Coup

Police in Turkey have detained Sermet Sukur, the father of famous former soccer player Hakan Sukur , who is also a former MP, Haber 7 newspap...

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US court orders release of nephew in 'Making a Murderer'

Dassey confessed to helping his uncle Steven Avery carry out the rape and murder of Halbach, but attorneys argued that his constitutional rights...

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Japan, Philippines to push rule of law amid S. China Sea raw

Ramos, during a trip to Hong Kong attempted to improve ties between the two countries that have been strained due to the ongoing maritime disp...

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Macy's plans to close 100 stores

Looking ahead, the company said it remains confident in its previous guidance for the full year 2016. In a number of cases, the real-estate ...

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German interior minister to present new security measures

Germans who are fighting for a terrorist organisation and have at least one other nationality will have their German citizenship revoked. Chan...

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Woman accidentally shot dead in police training exercise

The Punta Gorda gig was Coel's second stint as a police officer. Knowlton was playing the "victim" in the exercise. Chamber President Jim Wrig...

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Lawsuit: Trump's NC campaign director pointed gun at aide

Bordini's complaint seeks compensation from the campaign for negligent supervision, and from Phillip for assault, battery and infliction of emot...

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Sheriff's office: Suspect in custody after 2 officers shot

Jones surrendered at 11:46 a.m., Hollenbeck said. During the encounter, Jones shot at and damaged a police robot providing surveillance to the...

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Japan, Philippines to China: Respect law for Asian stability

Jim Fanell, a former Pacific Fleet intelligence chief. They have a range of 150 kilometers (93 miles) and carry 150kg warheads that can attack m...

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Satellite images show China has built aircraft hangers in South China Sea

China claims nearly the entire South China Sea, through which more than $5 trillion of trade moves annually. China has repeatedly denied doing...

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Erdogan: US, Western Nations Siding With Coup-Plotters

The government says the coup was instigated by a US -based Muslim cleric, Fethullah Gulen , a former Erdogan ally who lives in self-imposed exi...

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Vietnam moves new rocket launchers into disputed S. China Sea

Recently, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) dismissed China's claims on the SCS saying there was no evidence that China had historically ...

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Geraint Thomas cleared to compete in Olympic time trial

The man nicknamed "Spartacus" won his third Olympic medal - the two time trial golds and silver in the Beijing Olympic road race. "Now I a...

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Russia's Putin, Turkey's Erdogan agree on steps to mend relations

Petersburg, the Russian leader's home town. At the meeting, Putin said Russian Federation and Turkey would discuss ways of restoring trade and...

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Turkish admiral seeks asylum in USA after 'recall' to Ankara

The announcement by Mevlut Cavusoglu came a day after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Russia's Vladimir Putin in St. Petersbur...

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