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Major cybercrime network Avalanche dismantled in global takedown

Avalanche has been active since at least 2009, but on Thursday, authorities in the US and Europe announced they had arrested five suspects alleg...

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Beyonce Sleighs With New Holiday Merch

But if you're the Queen B, every outfit you create is going to be a work of art. The best part? Ranging from $16 to $60, Beyoncé's latest co...

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Australia: Pro-refugee protesters hold up parliament

Labor, the crossbench and some Nationals MPs, ... As the activists were removed from the chamber one-by-one, they continued their chants as th...

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Net long-term United Kingdom immigration hovers at record levels

Asked when the expat issue can be expected to be settled, Mrs May's official spokeswoman said: "This is an issue that we are very clear matters ...

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Germany's Steinmeier tells Russia, Ukraine to show "responsibility" at Minsk talks

The Normandy Four ministerial meeting has yielded no breakthrough solutions, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday after talk...

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Pak Army Chief to retire on Nov 29

General Raheel said accomplishment of peace and stability was no ordinary task. He added that the nation's sacrifices and joint resolve helped t...

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Meet Australia's first female Chief Justice of the High Court

She worked for a group of prominent Brisbane barristers, including Tony Fitzgerald and Martin Moynihan. But what he didn't mention is that the...

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Ben Woodburn becomes Liverpool's youngest scorer as Reds clinch semi-final spot

Kemar Roofe feels Leeds United showed the depth of their squad during their 2-0 loss to Liverpool in an EFL Cup quarter-final clash on Tuesday...

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Workers protest in Kansas City for higher minimum wage

NY police told CNNMoney that 26 protesters were arrested Tuesday for disorderly conduct. The Fight for $15 movement is credited with pushi...

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France's Hollande and his premier weigh presidential bids

Fillon has also taken a hard line on questions of identity and Islam that dominated the primary after a string of extremist attacks in France, i...

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Abbas: Palestinians Hope Trump Will Support Quest for Independence

The 81-year-old leader was re-elected head of Fatah as the congress opened on Tuesday, but speculation has mounted over who will eventually succ...

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White Ribbon day - take the oath

We estimate that one in four women will experience domestic violence and abuse at some time in their lives. Domestic abuse can range from coer...

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Striking workers to demonstrate at Denver airport

They're adults trying to support their family, ' he said. "When we go from plane to plane, we can't even go to the bathroom". Union spokeswoma...

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South African president in battle to continue in office

Mantashe said that the biggest danger to the party was for members to view each other through the lens of the conference - looking at each other...

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Tenn. School Bush Crash Claims Another Victim; 6th Child Dies

The school bus driver involved in the Chattanooga, Tennessee, crash that left five children dead was not driving on his designated route, Nation...

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Thailand cabinet to invite Crown Prince to become new monarch

Thailand's parliament on Tuesday named Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn as the new king, completing a formal step for the heir to take the throne fol...

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Philippines President Duterte's advance security team bombed in volatile region

Military spokesmen said a bomb hit the soldiers' convoy as it drove on a road in a southern region where an armed group which had pledged alleg...

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Defense: Deadly fire station shooting a 'terrible accident'

Officials told television station WPXI that the 16-year-old was a student sophomore at Brownsville Area High School. Officials say Matis and...

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Canada's Purpose-Built Rental Vacancy Rate Increases

A large share of these are immigrants, and "the vast majority of worldwide migrants live in rental housing when first moving to Canada ", CMHC ...

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The World's Oldest Woman Emma Morano Celebrates Her 117th Birthday

She also had three brothers. She was the oldest of eight siblings and married an abusive husband from whom she "courageously" separated in 1938....

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Opec experts resume talks on oil output cut

But the market was sensitive to comments from officials attending a technical meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (...

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Federal judges block Wisconsin GOP's redistricting maps

District judges have struck a blow against the practice of gerrymandering - the deliberate manipulation of voting boundaries to favour one p...

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Obama, Putin speak for four minutes about Syria and Ukraine

It was an "incredible" experience, according to Kuczynski, who is better known for more sedate tastes like playing the classical flute and readi...

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Brad Pitt cleared by Federal Bureau of Investigation in child abuse case

Jolie, 41, is seeking sole custody of the children - Maddox , Pax, 12, Zahara, 11, Shiloh, 10 and eight-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne - whil...

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Hurricane Otto weakens to Category 1 storm

The center called Otto risky in part because of its heavy rains and storm surge. Officials said they feared Otto also could damage agriculture, ...

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Fire breaks out at Moria migrant camp on Greek island of Lesbos

Two migrants were killed and two others were injured in a fire at a migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesbos late on Thursday, prompting clash...

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NATO criticizes new Russian missiles near Poland, Lithuania

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Wednesday the Russian defense ministry without doubt had grounds for deploying the missile systems, witho...

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Merkel aims to 'serve people of Germany' as 4th term looms

While the chancellor has remained mum amid the swirling speculation, Merkel herself has said the party leader should also be chancellor candid...

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House Democrats ask Donald Trump to rescind Steve Bannon's appointment

The choice to bring Bannon into the White House has been met with outrage, given Bannon's outspoken white supremacist and misogynistic viewpoi...

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Merkel's center-left rivals face pressure to name challenger

Although I do think that Chancellor Merkel is rational and also pragmatic enough to seek good co-operation with the next president. "This elec...

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Facebook's fake news problem in one chart

But at a tech conference last Thursday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg dismissed the issue. Facing criticism on how fake news may have inf...

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Australia to impose lower 'backpacker tax' after outcry

There are reports an amount of discontent is brewing inside the National Party over Mr Broad's actions, with the majority preferring to keep pus...

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Trump says he's trying to get Carrier to keep jobs in US

It is the third video posted to Mr Trump's transition YouTube channel as he goes about the business of convincing a divided nation that he c...

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Obama, European leaders focus on Syria, Ukraine

It opened with the burning question of the US-led coalition's battle against Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq as well as Europe's m...

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Turkish president threatens to reopen borders to migrants

The migrant numbers reaching the Greek islands have dropped since an EU-Turkey deal in March to curb the influx. Anticipating the vote, Turk...

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