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President Donald Trump's health-care failure embarrassing

Republican President Trump thinks having a super-majority in Congress means sitting in the comfort of the oval office, dictating orders to GOP C...

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Xi to meet Trump in Florida next week

Trump and first lady Melania Trump will host dinner for Xi and Chinese first lady Peng Liyuan on April 6, it said . The call was quickly fo...

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ManCity focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

Lloris; Jallet, Koscielny, Umtiti, Kurzawa; Kanté, Tolisso; Démbéle, Griezmann, Mbappé, Gameiro. We are definitely going to be without three big...

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Mainland China has detained Taiwanese rights activist, says wife

Lee Ming-che disappeared after crossing the border from Macau to Zhuhai on March 19th. That comment came after Lee's wife, Lee Ching-yu, exp...

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Turkey criticizes U.S. arrests in Iran sanctions case

Meanwhile, in a court filing on Monday, Kim questioned whether Zarrab's legal team could include Giuliani and former US Attorney General Michael...

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Erdogan urged use of 'legitimate' actors in Syria in talks with Tillerson

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. With larger questions looming about team Trump's ties to Russian Federation, the US will have to work throug...

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Trump administration drops human rights in Bahrain F-16 deal

The notice was issued on the same day the commander of U.S. forces in the Middle East, Gen Joseph Votel, told a House committee that foreign arm...

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SsangYong reveals new SUV will keep Rexton name

In March 2011, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. acquired SsangYong in bankruptcy proceedings as part of its "globalization strategy". Without specifying...

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Cardinal Keeler, who led Baltimore archdiocese, has died

He devoted much of his clerical life to improving ties with other denominations. As president of the USA bishops' conference from 1992-95, he pa...

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Prosecutors request arrest warrant for Park Geun-hye

She's also accused of abuse of power and leaking classified information to her longtime friend Choi Soon-sil, who is at the center of the scanda...

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Backed forces take key airfield in northern Syria

More U.S. troops might be needed in Syria to support local fighters on the ground battling ISIS near their capital of Raqqa, the top U.S. genera...

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Coalition accused of imperiling Mosul civilians

Iraqis in the northern city of Mosul are still burying their dead after a USA airstrike allegedly killed more than 100 people last week, and r...

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Third victim named as United States citizen Kurt Cochran

Payne said the family had been through a humbling and hard experience but had 'felt the love of so many people'. As they walked across Lo...

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Trump's lawyers: 'Apprentice' contestant can't sue president

Kasowitz also said the immunity question should be addressed in the Zervos case before the court considers the merits of her demand for $2,9...

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Driver Detained after Hitting Capitol Police Car

The suspect has not been identified. "While attempting to stop the vehicle on Independence Avenue, the driver made a U-turn and fled the scene...

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Sartaj shares Kashmir situation with OIC body

The delegation informed that in order to have assessment about human rights violations in Occupied Kashmir, it had requested India for access to...

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Toomey's bill brings recognition to Vietnam veterans

Join us as we honor and thank those who served. Today is the first National Vietnam War Veterans Day, and it'll stay that way. Permanently des...

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Trump notches his 13th golf course visit

The warm welcome Trump received Saturday night at the Trump hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue offered a hint of why Trump may visit his family's es...

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Donald Trump says North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un acting 'very badly'

A spokesman for the Ministry of National Defense, Lee Jin-woo, told reporters that the model tested included a main engine connected to four aux...

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Arab League opposes U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem

Momani also said the Arab Summit will host representatives from Russian Federation, the U.S. and France, with officials from those countries s...

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Editor selections from the past week in Asia

US secretary of state Rex Tillerson has pushed for closer Chinese-US co-operation in dealing with North Korea's nuclear programme, in his first ...

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North Korea appears to be in final stages of nuclear-test preparations

But it is North Korea that is acting out of the global norm. North Korea is pushing hard to upgrade its weapons systems to cope with what ...

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Apex court suggests fresh attempts to resolve Ayodhya dispute

Thakur for an urgent hearing. "UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath too had said there would be no communal flare-up in the state.Muslims should gi...

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Adorable little girl meets water heater: 'I wuv you, wobot!'

What we'd all give to be as pure and cute as this little girl meeting her very first "robot". We wuv you too, wobot. Looking back at the camer...

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Six Aid Workers Killed in South Sudan

Unity State boasts of rich oil reserves but has witnessed the bloodiest battles between the South Sudan warring factions since December 2013. ...

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Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in the country

Subramaniam told reporters . He said the next of kin have not come forward to provide assistance on how the body is to be treated. Kim's b...

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Obama health law's 'essential benefits' may be in jeopardy

It's bad enough that Mr. Faso plans to support AHCA, even with estimates that 24 million Americans will end up without health coverage as a re...

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Former Russian Lawmaker and Putin Critic Gunned Down in Broad Daylight

But Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov , dismissed the claim of Russian involvement in the killing as " absurd ". Voronenkov's bodygua...

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Egypt's Mubarak Breathes Freedom After Six Years In Detention

Mubarak's release, however, was a quiet affair announced in a statement by his long-serving lawyer Farid el-Deeb. — In one of his first moves...

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Police say slain officer wanted to be canine cop

According to police, Terney pulled over a vehicle about 11:30 p.m. Sunday in Tecumseh , 35 miles southeast of Oklahoma City. The suspect was ...

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Action Only Against Illegal Abattoirs: Uttar Pradesh Government

Siddhartha Nath Singh said a propaganda is being circulated through various social media platforms (especially by those who do not agree to our ...

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Nuclear states are in breach of the Non-Proliferation Treaty

Almost 40 countries, including the United States, reportedly opted Monday not to discuss a new nuclear weapons ban treaty before the United Nati...

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Backed Syrian forces take one side of Euphrates Tabqa dam

Instead, Turkey wants the United States to draw from Syrian Arab rebel groups backed by Ankara for the final assault on Raqqa, a predominantly A...

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Border officials prevent academic from returning home to Australia

The ABC reports that Feng had no problems entering and leaving China before this. He was first held for questioning in Kunming, the provinci...

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AAP gets another jolt, as one of its legislators switches to BJP

Prakash said he was feeling "suffocated" in the AAP. Ved Prakash joined the BJP in presence of Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari and party MLA Vije...

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