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Brock Turner leaves jail, gets hate mail for sexual assault

The local sheriff's office in OH said Turner would be treated "no differently than any other sex offender we monitor". The victim said it wasn...

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Attack on Christian colony in Pakistan leaves 5 dead

In an emailed statement , Jamaat-ul-Ahrar claimed responsibility for the twin bombings, which targeted Christians and lawyers. He said these ...

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Northern Syria cleared of IS, Kurdish militia: Erdogan

The incursion was launched by Turkey from Kilis province - an area frequently targeted by Islamic State rockets - and coincided with a separ...

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Dog found alive in rubble after Italy quake

Fire brigade officers had accompanied the dog's owners to retrieve some of their belongings from their destroyed house when they heard muffled b...

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Uzbek leader Karimov battled Islamists, dissent

Russia's RIA-Novosti agency said the government announced the funeral would be Saturday in Samarkand, his birthplace. Karimov had been in power ...

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Turkey denies cease-fire deal with Kurdish rebels in Syria

Last week, Turkey sent troops and warplanes across the border to help Syrian rebels capture Jarablus. Turkey renewed air strikes on Islamic St...

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Syrian activists: airstrikes in Hama province kill 25 people

The insurgents have taken over a government military base and are in control of several towns along the highway linking it to the capital, Damas...

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Germany to fund new school in Italy after quake

The poll, conducted by the Insa Institute for the monthly Cicero, forecast the AfD would win 23 percent of the vote in Sunday's state election, ...

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Gabon opposition says HQ attacked by presidential guard

One person was killed, said Ping's campaign director, Rene Ndemezo'o Obiang. Security forces detained 800 people in the capital, Libreville ,...

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Nasri: Guardiola wanted me at City

The Frenchman had missed City's preseason after Guardiola said he had returned to training overweight and his only appearance under the new coac...

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Natural disaster off New Zealand's coast prompts tsunami warning, evacuations

Civil Defence New Zealand issued a tsunami warning following the quake, which occurred at 4.37am Friday morning, local time. That temblor was co...

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Apple says several billion dollars set aside for US taxes

The Irish Government is split over how to respond to the European Commission's order. She had dismissed the notion that Apple and Ireland co...

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Kerry arrives for Bangladesh talks amid terrorism concerns

Kerry, who later in the day heads to New Delhi, described the visit as "significantly important". "Perhaps the media would do us all a service...

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Bangladesh police kill terror attack plotter in shootout

At least three alleged militants, including Tamim Chowdhury, a suspected mastermind of Gulshan attack, were killed on Saturday morning during a ...

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Israel approves new housing units in West Bank settlements

In a briefing to the Security Council on Monday, U.N. Mideast envoy Nicolay Mladenov said that settlement expansion by the Israelis is among the...

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Entire Delhi mandate being wasted by AAP: Ravi Shankar Prasad

There is some conspiracy against me", Sandeep Kumar tweeted. Congress' Uttar Pradesh chief ministerial candidate Dikshit said there is a s...

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Robbie Keane reveals what he told teammates after his final Ireland game

I think I've done that. "After the game, on Thursday or Friday, when that curtain finally closes, maybe I'll look back and say, "You know what...

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Deutsche Bank's boss calls for more cross-border bank mergers

Both Deutsche and Commerzbank slipping down the rankings of the continent's top banks. Chief executive John Cryan denied the reports, while ca...

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Chinese Embassy was Attacked in Kyrgyzstan

The Central Asian nation's interior ministry said the person who drove the vehicle through the gate died when the bomb detonated. The governme...

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SWIFT reveals new cyber-attacks on its money transfer system

In a private letter to clients, obtained by Reuters , SWIFT says: " Customers' environments have been compromised, and subsequent attempts (wer...

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11 injured when ferry hits kayakers on Hudson River

Four people suffered minor injuries, while one person sustained a serious arm injury. Most seriously injured was a guide with the Manhattan Kaya...

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Clinton says controversies behind her; Trump begs to differ

Clinton called Trump's hiring of Stephen Bannon a "de factor merger between Breitbart and the Trump campaign" and said it constituted a "landm...

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Victorian fracking ban puts 'farmers first'

Australia's indigenous flag is raised in protest to fracking on aboriginal land. "And it just speaks volumes to the dangers, the uncertainty and...

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Eskom wants to smooth over the unusable coal kerfuffle

We therefore think it is neither unreasonable that our Board will have considered responses to the 172-page document by end of September 2016 no...

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Crossbow suspect alleged to have killed mother, brothers

The officer on the scene reported two men and a woman, dead on arrival. The documents do not specify the relationship between the three and ...

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Maine Governor Considers Resignation Following Racist Comments

Trump's candidacy gives cover to basket cases like Maine Governor Paul LePage, whose racist tirades have been making everyone gasp for far too ...

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European ships rescue thousands of migrants off Libyan coast

Here, an Italian navy ship sails past a burning dinghy in the Mediterranean Sea after removing the migrants who were on board. Economic migran...

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Republicans ask Clinton Foundation to produce correspondence

Judicial Watch has pressed for responsive documents to be made public before the presidential election, but it is still unclear whether all of t...

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Florida man named Vladimir Putin arrested at Publix

Russian President Vladimir Putin has never visited a Publix supermarket in Florida.as far as we know. - A Publix Super Market manager call...

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Brazil judge orders release of International Olympic Committee member in ticket probe

Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore, NSW Premier Mike Baird, and Governor General Peter Cosgrove were among the government officials who honored Team...

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Islamic State Says One Of Its Senior Leaders Has Been Killed

Islamic State said its spokesman and head of external operations Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, one of the group's longest-serving and most prominent l...

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Myanmar to Hold Historic Peace Talks With Ethnic Armies

The Myanmar President said his government wants to strengthen ties with India. One of the groups that India believes is based in Myanmar is the ...

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Turkish jets strike Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq

Quoting a briefing by the Department of Defense, he added: 'We call on all armed actors to stand down.the U.S. is actively engaged to facilita...

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Bangladesh police kill 3, including suspect in Dhaka attack

Police officer Sanowar Hossain confirmed to local media on August 27 that Tamim Chowdhury, the Bangladeshi-Canadian citizen believed to be behin...

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American University of Afghanistan Attack: 13 Killed in Kabul

The attack underscored how despite efforts by the Afghan authorities to improve security, militants in this country are still able to stage larg...

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