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Philippine, Japanese leaders sign military, economic deals

Sign up to our daily newsletter for up to date global news and features. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte visited China in October for the...

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Britain wants to secure tariff-free trade for auto industry after Brexit

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Michelle Obama stumps with Hillary

This is what Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and first lady of the United States Michelle Obama emphasized when they came to Win...

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Ex-nurse charged with murder of 8 nursing home patients in Canada

She was formally charged with eight counts of first-degree murder Tuesday at the Ontario Court of Justice and was remanded into custody. The dea...

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Bill Clinton returning to Ohio for Hillary Clinton campaign

About 250 people were in attendance. The aides called that part of the operation "Bill Clinton Inc." and estimated they raised $3 million in f...

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Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote

Recent surveys show her retaining her lead in national polls and making gains in some swing states. Obama's appearances could be crucial after...

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Clinton rallies with Mrs. Obama as Trump alleges corruption

The first lady has emerged as one of Clinton's most powerful surrogates, passionately touting her experience and denouncing Trump as too divisiv...

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Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice dead

Investigators with the Transportation Safety Board hope to have their full investigation of Thursday night's fatal plane crash completed within ...

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Pakistan fires minister for leaking news about army rift

Government and diplomatic sources say the article soured relations between Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's ruling PML-N party and the mi...

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Five killed in firing at religious gathering in Karachi

As per Dunya News report, have stated that the five deceased included four brothers. The dead and injured were taken to nearby Abbasi Shaheed ...

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Pirate party eyes open seats in Iceland parliamentary elections

In fact, the Pirate Party's current popularity is mostly the result of the financial and economic crash of 2008. Here's what we know. Thes...

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Spain breaks deadlock, re-elects Rajoy prime minister

He got 170 "yes" votes while 111 lawmakers voted against him and 68 legislators abstained. "I will announce the government on Thursday afterno...

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UN has reports IS using 1000s as 'human shields' in Mosul

She said 232 people, mostly former officers, were reportedly shot Wednesday, and 24 on Tuesday. Forces from the Hashed al-Shaabi, a paramili...

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Man accused of Brisbane bus driver murder appears in court

Meanwhile, the police arrested a 48-year-old man from the crime scene - the alleged perpetrator is now being treated for burns in the Princess A...

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Putin rejects claims of Russian interference in US election

However, Putin said he "cannot" say when and how the territorial dispute will be resolved. The Kremlin has denied the accusations, and Putin...

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UN has reports IS group using 1000s as 'human shields' in Mosul

He said he and his family were only able to escape when a volley of airstrikes caused the fighters to scatter during the 40-kilometre forced m...

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As Chinese Communist Party's 'core' leader, Xi Jinping can shape power play

President Xi Jinping of China came out of a Communist Party conclave significantly strengthened on Thursday, when he was formally elevated to th...

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Pennsylvania lawmakers eye extension to fix local casino tax

One bill in the package stalled in the Senate, a House bill that would have required insurers to cover prescriptions for abuse-resistant painkil...

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FBI reopening Clinton email investigation

During the congressional investigation into attacks on the US embassy in Benghazi, an outside group filed a Freedom of Information Act request...

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Extremists plotting attacks on West from Raqqa

The coalition should be able to start the Raqqa operation in the near future, the official said, but declined to give a more precise timeline. ...

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Russia voted off UN Human Rights Council

Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin played down the importance of the loss. "It was a very close vote", Churkin told reporters. Vitaly C...

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Ministers of Defence of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance meet in Brussels

The brigade will take part in military exercises there and send units from the force to Bulgaria, Romania and the Baltic states. Most Nato ...

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UN Announces Agreement on 72-hour Yemen Cease-Fire

The UN's special envoy for Yemen , Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed , for his part, said he had received assurances from all parties to the conflict t...

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Senior Al Qaeda Commander Targeted by US Drone Strike

The two are Faruq al Qatani, who has long served as one of al-Qaeda's top commanders in Afghanistan, and Bilal al Utabi. "Al-Hababi has a long...

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Fox News's Megyn Kelly to co-host "Live" with Kelly Ripa

In an explosive interview, Newt Gingrich became completely unhinged, verbally attacking Fox News' Megyn Kelly for referring to Trump as a sexu...

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Coalition to unveil carve-up of $30m in domestic violence legal assistance

Opening the COAG domestic violence summit in Brisbane on Friday, Mr Turnbull said the country had undergone a cultural shift with regards to dom...

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Reading John Podesta's stolen emails

The late-night exchange between Robby Mook, Clinton's campaign manager, and John Podesta, the campaign chairman, happened within hours of the Ne...

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Hacked emails show Clinton campaign's fears about Sanders

But US presidential campaigns are not conducted in a vacuum, and as the electoral season progressed, Hillary Clinton found herself facing an adv...

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Russia: West hypocritical on Aleppo, doing similar in Mosul

The planned evacuation of civilians also failed. More than 250,000 people are still living in the besieged area. It said at least three peop...

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Nigerian parents eager to see 21 girls freed by Boko Haram

Boko Haram has made a reputation as one of the most risky terrorist groups in the world, though it was largely ignored by the West until the kid...

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Actor Mark Ruffalo in North Dakota to oppose oil pipeline

Morton County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Donnell Preskey says authorities "don't have the manpower" now to remove the more than 100 protesters...

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CAS upholds suspension of marathon runner Jeptoo

Meanwhile, Chicago Marathon organisers announced on Wednesday that Mare Dibaba , of Ethiopia, has officially been named the victor of the 2014 ...

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Damon Smith charged over suspicious device on North Greenwich Tube

On Thursday a suspicious item was found on a Jubilee Line train at North Greenwich Underground Station. In dramatic scenes, he was Tasered an...

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Britain concerned as Spain mulls refueling of Russian warships

In the meantime, a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry told the Telegraph the requests from the Russian Navy "are considered on case-by-case ...

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Gambia: Another African Nation Withdraws From International Criminal Court

In 2009, several African countries, including Senegal, Djibouti, and the Comoros, called on Africa to withdraw en masse from the ICC to protes...

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