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GCHQ dismisses Trump Tower wiretapping claims as nonsense

Trump offered no evidence , and an Obama spokesman has said the claim is "simply false". A Republican lawmaker called on President Donald Tru...

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In Syrian city, an orderly evacuation of rebels

The deal had been negotiated between a Russian team and rebels, stipulating that around 12,000 people will leave al-Waer area, among them 2,500 ...

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Hindu firebrand Yogi Adityanath picked as Uttar Pradesh chief minister

Yogi, according to those present in the meet, was given a rapturous welcome by his party colleagues. The decision to appoint Adityanath was take...

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Henrik Stenson's water troubles at Bay Hill

Hoffman, a four-time victor on the PGA Tour, carded a six-under 66 to move to 10 under for the tournament and assume sole leadership at Bay Hi...

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Wall Street to open higher on Fed's 'gradual' rate-hike outlook

That helped Amsterdam's AEX stock index climb to its highest level in more than nine years, while both Germany's DAX and France's CAC 40 hit the...

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Former French President to be investigated

A report last month by Le Canard Enchaine accused his wife Penelope of earning €500,000 in parliamentary funds for work she did not do. The ...

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Saudi King visits China, signs deals worth up to $65 billion

Saudi Arabia is seeking to boost oil sales to China, the world's second-largest oil market, after losing market share to Russian Federation. A...

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UAE soldier killed in Yemen war

He said that panic erupted among the refugees when the helicopter opened fire. The UNHCR says that Yemen is hosting more than 255,000 Somali...

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Airstrike on Mosque in Syria 'War Crime', 'Crime Against Humanity' - Ankara

Just last week a Pentagon investigation into a USA attack on Yemeni village which killed dozens of women and children absolved military personne...

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Video Captures Woman's Dramatic Escape From Peru Mudslide

View of a damaged cemetery after rainfall and flood in Trujillo, northern Peru, March 16, 2017. Peru has suffered from heavy rain and flooding...

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Welsh Conservative Party Spring Forum

But she refused repeated questions about when the right time for a new referendum might be, leaving the door open for a vote further in the futu...

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Brey calms Farrell as Irish prep for West Virginia's press

Last year, the Irish trailed by 12 at halftime before beating MI; trailed with two seconds left before Rex Pflueger's tip-in downed Stephen F. A...

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Transport minister lays out new rules for drone users amid safety concerns

He said those who fly drones should follow rules just as pilots do. The rules don't apply to commercial, academic or research drone use. Can...

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Interpol issues "red notice" for North Koreans in murder mystery

Police requested Interpol's help to apprehend the suspects last month. The four who are subject to the red notice - which is similar to an wor...

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Rex Tillerson: North Korea needs fresh approach

And then: The State Department decided that it did have room on the plane, but only for a single reporter , Erin McPike from the conservative ...

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Texas baby dies after city says 'Ghost Calls' overwhelmed 911 operators

Repeated hang-up calls are flooding the 911 center in Dallas, causing massive backlogs, and no one can figure out why. "It is outrageous that ...

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New York Jets Rumors: Interest In Dont'a Hightower Legitimate

The only one that compares in pay is Panthers' Luke Kuechly , who now is the highest paid making $12.3 million a year, according to the New Yor...

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Trump to Make 'Very Big' Announcement About Car Industry Next Week

Despite their complaints, automakers have achieved mandated improvements in fuel efficiency in the past, and some vehicles meet the 2025 target ...

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Somali Official Says Pirates Open Fire on Local Naval Forces

Yesterday, EU navy forces said the pirates have demanded undisclosed ransom from the owners of the vessel to release it from custody. Official...

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BBC team dodges 'burning boulders' fleeing volcanic explosion on Mount Etna

Morelle said that a volcanologist at the scene told her it was the most risky incident he had experienced in his 30-year-career. "Lava flow mi...

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Here's your very first look at Dave Chappelle's new stand-up specials

One, The Age of Spin , was filmed in March 2016 and the other, Deep in the Heart of Texas , in April 2015. Chappelle talks about everything fr...

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Tories could face election fraud cases across country

The watchdog highlighted the role played by a team of national officials based in the constituency during the 2015 general election, including a...

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Champions League review: Man City tumble out of Europe in Monaco

Though Stones felt the second half should have made a bigger difference to the scoreline in City's favour, he accepted they had let themselves d...

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United Nations rights expert calls for inquiry into death of Kim Jong-nam

The announcement was made two days after reports emerged that Malaysia used fingerprint data of Jong Nam that they received from Japan to identi...

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House of Commons passes Brexit Bill

Members of Parliament on Monday night in the elected chamber rejected both amendments to the Brexit bill put forward last week in the House ...

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Pentagon: US, Russian forces in close proximity in Manbij

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it had recorded the deaths of 321,358 people since the conflict broke out in March ...

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Syncrude responding to fire at upgrader at oilsands site in northern Alta

The site was also closed a year ago when giant forest fires ravaged the entire Fort McMurray area, forcing the evacuation of 100,000 people and ...

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Japan rout Israel, advance to World Baseball Classic semi-finals

Israel centerfielder Sam Fuld hit a single in the first at-bat of the game, igniting hopes that the strategy would pay off. Fuld was the first...

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Iraqi forces retake third of west Mosul from 'weakened' ISIL

In an earlier battle to recapture east Mosul, Iraqi troops were slowed by auto bombs, which were deployed by militants to attack the flanks of a...

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Kellyanne Conway claimed microwaves can film people

Microwaves that turn into cameras", adding: " We know this is a fact of modern life ". Conway has also bizarrely mentioned the possibility o...

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Thousands of Guns Bound for Terrorist Groups Seized in Spain

Five people have been arrested. Investigators also found an illegal workshop with machinery to manipulate and reactivate weapons, near Bilbao....

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Scottish leader to seek independence vote in 2 years

The Conservative cabinet minister said: "People in Scotland don't share the SNP's tunnel vision obsession with independence ". I believe th...

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Somali pirates hijack first oil tanker in five years

However, the ministry pointed out that the vessel is not registered under a Sri Lankan flag. The fishermen in the area then chose to take matter...

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Are Leicester players heroes or villains after Sevilla win?

Leicester City have struggled to reignite the flames of their fairytale 2015-16 campaign this season but that could all be forgotten following t...

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US President Trump To Announce Car Fuel Efficiency Reset In Michigan

As expected for the past few weeks and after months of lobbying from automakers since Donald Trump was elected, the EPA has confirmed that they ...

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