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Pakistani PM Says India Putting 'Unacceptable' Conditions On Talks

The Pakistani diplomat said the Kashmiri people looked towards the worldwide community, especially the members of the UN Security Council, to de...

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Germany: Afghan gov't agrees to cooperate on deportations

The minister said of the 890,000 arrivals past year - equivalent to over one percent of the national population - that "the number is still very...

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Strong winds from island-wide typhoon kill 4 in Taiwan

The mountainous terrain of Taiwan caused Megi to weaken before entering the South China Sea, but the tropical cyclone will likely still be a str...

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Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian anti-Mafia police

For the Amsterdam museum that once housed the long-lost paintings, their recovery is an enormous relief. NEWS BRIEF More than a decade after...

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William and Kate use first joint tweet to sign virtual visitors' book

The couple are on a tour of Canada's Northwest with their two young children. "We feel very lucky to have been able to introduce George and Ch...

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Rashford, Lingard get England calls by new coach Southgate

Southgate offered only a gentle nod to the dramatic departure of Allardyce, whose contract was terminated after just 67 days in his dream job fo...

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Israel's ex-President Peres lies in state in parliament

An honor guard flanked Peres' flag-draped casket as a military chaplain recited Hebrew psalms. Thousands of Israelis flocked to parliament T...

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Ogier secures maiden win at Tour of Corsica

Driving a Hyundai , Belgium's Thierry Neuville ended runner-up ahead of Ogier's Volkswagen teammate Andreas Mikkelsen, lagging a further 23.6 s...

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Explosion at cafe injures 90 at festival in southern Spain

Five victims are in a serious condition after the blast at a cafe in the town of Velez-Malaga, which sits on the country's tourist-packed south ...

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Pakistan stops showing Indian movies over Kashmir tensions

During the fundraiser, responding to a question on modernization of nuclear weapons, the daily said, Clinton went beyond the question to warn of...

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Fatal police shooting in Los Angeles sparks small protest

According to the Associated Press , relatives of the dead man identified him as 18-year-old Carnell Snell Jr. Some waved "Black Lives Matter" s...

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SC emergency officials prepare for Hurricane Matthew

Forecasters said 10-15 inches (25-38 centimeters) of rain could fall on southern Haiti and across Jamaica. "While the National Hurricane Cen...

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Orthodox delegation stays away from pope's Mass

Pope Francis presents Georgian President Georgi Margvelashvili and his wife Maka Chichua, right, with a souvenir during their meeting in Tbilisi...

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Pennsylvania needs a list of voting reforms, including early access

They do not have to plan to reside at that address permanently or after graduation. "This change was made to help ensure that voters keep in m...

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Narendra Modi to review MFN status to Pakistan

Reacting to the idea that India might end up using more water from the western rivers - which are, under the treaty, nearly exclusively for th...

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Trump Threatens to Skip Remaining Debates If Hillary Is There

He is a bigot for all intents and purposes", said Sanders, saying in particular Trump was disrespectful to women during portions of the debate. ...

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Bahrain's foreign minister tweets Peres tribute

The death of Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres has led to renewed calls for peace in the...

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UN says 2 million people in Aleppo are without running water

Saturday's death toll of 45 in Aleppo city was expected to rise because people remained trapped in the rubble, said the Syrian Observatory for ...

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Federal officials warn of hacking attempts

A person who was on that call said authorities had seen evidence of someone probing a local elections website. "We're better equipped to be mo...

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Creepy clowns spotted in E. Henrico, police searching for suspec

Both vehicles stopped to warn him that several people in the adjacent woodland area were dressed up as clowns. Cross County Sheriff J.R. Smith...

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Twitter storm: Trump shames former-beauty pageant winner

Trump also pondered as to whether Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton helped Machado become a us citizen so she could use the beauty queen in M...

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Pakistan says India will 'disintegrate' when Kashmir is free

But in a seething rejoinder, Pakistani prime minister's top foreign policy aide warned that any violation of the Indus Waters Treaty by India ...

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In Post-Debate Interview, Trump Again Criticizes Pageant-Winner's Weight

Addressing his almost 12 million followers, Trump charged that the Venezuela-born Machado, who won the Trump-owned beauty pageant in 1996, had...

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Dueling truths follow Indian raid in Pakistani Kashmir

As soon as reports of the military offensive surface, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif dismissed India's claims that it was false. This has ...

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IMF leader cites 'historic milestone' for China

The IMF a year ago approved adding the yuan to the dollar, euro, pound and yen in the basket of reserve currencies known as Special Drawing Righ...

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NTSB has yet to interview injured engineer in deadly crash

Emergency personnel work outside the rail station after a train crash in Hoboken, N.J., on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. Chirico boarded the local...

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Matthew strengthens into Category 4 hurricane - NHC

A hurricane watch may be required for Jamaica later today. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami , at 5:00 pm EDT on Frid...

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Duterte wants alliances with Russian Federation and China

Since he took office in June, Duterte has repeatedly expressed his disdain towards the United States policy in the Philippines. "So I am servi...

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Liam Fox's Commitment to Free Trade Welcomed

Britain must seek bespoke multi-lateral and bilateral trade arrangements after it exits the European Union, rather than fall back on World Trade...

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Scots boxer in hospital after referee stops fight in Glasgow

The event at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Glasgow, was being broadcast on STV Glasgow when the Towell was fatally injured. A Dundee professional bo...

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14-year-old boy charged with killing father and shooting at school

He is scheduled to appear in court on September 30 for allegations that he killed his father before opening fire at a nearby school while shouti...

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Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God': Pope

More than 250,000 civilians are thought to be besieged in Aleppo since pro-Assad forces severed the rebels' last route into the east earlier thi...

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OH minimum wage increasing 5 cents, to $8.15, in 2017

For employees who receive tips, the minimum wage will rise to $4.08 per hour, a bump of 3 cents per hour. "Premier Notley's plan to raise the ...

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U.S. 'on verge' of ending Syria talks with Russia: Kerry

Security Council session on healthcare in conflict on Wednesday. But the government's Aleppo offensive would "clearly push all non-Daesh ( I...

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World leaders Attend Shimon Peres Funeral

WORLD leaders have bid farewell to Israeli elder statesman and Nobel Peace laureate Shimon Peres at his funeral in Jerusalem , with US Presiden...

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