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Canadian pleads guilty to terrorist charges in New York City:US authorities

Canadian pleads guilty to terrorist charges in New York City:US authorities

Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, 19, a Canadian citizen, Talha Haroon, 19, a USA citizen based in Pakistan , and Russell Salic, 37, a Filipino citizen, purportedly used chat-based apps to discuss detonating...

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Organization working to abolish nuclear weapons awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Organization working to abolish nuclear weapons awarded Nobel Peace Prize

In July, a United Nations conference adopted the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. But, of course, I am skeptical that nuclear weapons can truly be abolished. Trump is planning to decert...

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Hurricane Maria death toll jumps to 34 in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria death toll jumps to 34 in Puerto Rico

The mayor of Puerto Rico's capital, San Juan, described Donald Trump's visit to the hurricane-hit island as "insulting". On Wednesday, that had dropped to 30 cents on the dollar. "I mean, he told...

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Bowe Bergdahl Will Reportedly Plead Guilty To Desertion

Bowe Bergdahl Will Reportedly Plead Guilty To Desertion

They tell The Associated Press that Bergdahl will submit the plea later this month and sentencing will start October 23. Bergdahl was a 23-year-old private top of the line in June 2009 when,...

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Police Release Body Cam Video In Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Police Release Body Cam Video In Las Vegas Mass Shooting

She said she became concerned at that point, thinking he wanted to break up with her. One said: "I know that she doesn't know anything as well like us". In total, law enforcement found 42 firearms...

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House speaker: Congress will look into ban on Vegas-style 'bump stocks'

House speaker: Congress will look into ban on Vegas-style 'bump stocks'

Reports have revealed that the Las Vegas shooter used 12 Bump Stock devices to kill 58 and injure almost 500 people. The speaker's remarks indicate the possibility that he Republican-controlled Cong...

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India can strike Pak nuke sites; barks IAF chief

India can strike Pak nuke sites; barks IAF chief

Dhanoa said on Thursday. Addressing a press conference in New Delhi ahead of Air Force Day, Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa said, air force is fully committed for ingenious manufacturing of aircrafts and r...

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Saudi king's visit to Moscow highlights Russia's role in Middle East

Saudi king's visit to Moscow highlights Russia's role in Middle East

Medvedev expressed his happiness over the historic visit of King Salman to Russian Federation. The Saudi leader, who was in Moscow for a four-day trip, which included a meeting with Russian Presid...

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NRA Says It Will Back Efforts To Restrict Bump Stocks

Inside his hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, police said he had an arsenal of 17 weapons. "The NRA belives that devices created to allow semi-automatic rifles to function like fu...

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Mahatma Gandhi Assassination: SC appoints amicus on re probe

Mahatma Gandhi Assassination: SC appoints amicus on re probe

Justice Bobde asked. "It may be an organisation", the petitioner said. Your motive and desire to have peaceful relations with Pakistan may be noble, but we can't go into the political aspect. He quest...

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0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Just East of Japan

0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Just East of Japan

First, a massive quake struck the east coast of Japan near the Fukushima nuclear plant sparking fears of a tsunami. However, fears were high that the quake could spark a risky tidal event or even ...

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VK Sasikala granted 5-day parole; can't hold political meetings

VK Sasikala granted 5-day parole; can't hold political meetings

She is not supposed to speak to her supporters or entertain any visitors either at her residence or at the hospital. The 61-year-old is also not supposed to involve in political, public or party act...

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India & EU vows to fight against terrorism; resume talks on FTA

India & EU vows to fight against terrorism; resume talks on FTA

He also stressed on high standards of data protection since Indian IT companies offer their services to companies from the EU. On his part, Tusk said both sides adopted a joint declaration on counte...

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Sam Smith bringing 2018 tour to St. Louis

Sam Smith bringing 2018 tour to St. Louis

Smith's tour will stop in St. Louis on August 17, 2018. Grammy award victor and British crooner Sam Smith is gearing up to release his highly anticipated sophomore album following his debut hit...

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Las Vegas shooting victim stands when Pres. Trump visits him in hospital

Las Vegas shooting victim stands when Pres. Trump visits him in hospital

How long is the flight? The President is now on his way back to Washington D.C. What will the president do there? He has ordered for American flags at the White House and at public building...

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Las Vegas Shooting Might Actually Ease Washington's Gun-Control Stalemate

The motion of the stock makes the modified weapon " horribly inaccurate ", U.S. Conceal Carry Association President Tim Schmidt told Fox Business. The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms...

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International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons wins 2017 Nobel Peace prize award

International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons wins 2017 Nobel Peace prize award

ICAN describes itself as a coalition of grassroots non-government groups, which operates in more than 100 nations. I would not give any assessment to the decision of the Nobel Committee on awardi...

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Death toll at Brazil day care center rises to 7

Death toll at Brazil day care center rises to 7

Santos reportedly told his family this week- which happened to be the third year anniversary of the death of his father- that he was going to give a "gift" to them and that he would die. Brazil's Pres...

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ACLU Announces Lawsuit Against Trump HHS Change To Birth Control Mandate

ACLU Announces Lawsuit Against Trump HHS Change To Birth Control Mandate

The Trump administration's rule is likely to face its own legal challenges from groups that favor contraception. The rule will go into effect immediately. Some others, such as religious-based universi...

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GST: Jaitley announces e-wallet for exporters, relief to SMEs

So happens for the 18 per cent GST rate , which was split at 9 per cent Central GST and 9 per cent State GST. The panel also raised the annual revenue threshold below which businesses won't need to m...

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England announce pre-World Cup friendlies with Germany, Brazil

England announce pre-World Cup friendlies with Germany, Brazil

ENGLAND striker Harry Kane is confident he will not be weighed down by the added responsibility of being named captain for today's World Cup qualifier against Slovenia at Wembley. While Thursda...

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Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system

Saudi Arabia agrees to buy Russian S-400 air defense system

In July, Rostec CEO Sergei Chemezov announced the signing of a preliminary agreement in the field of defense cooperation between the Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia in the amount of 3.5 billio...

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Did Rex Tillerson really call Donald Trump a moron?

File image of Rex Tillerson and Donald Trump . "I'm just not going to be part of this effort to divide this administration", he said. Tillerson expressed frustration that the reports of tension...

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ISIS claims responsibility for mass shooting in Las Vegas

ISIS claims responsibility for mass shooting in Las Vegas

ISIS's Amaq propaganda agency claimed that a soldier was Stephen Paddock who was later identified by Las Vegas Police as a 64-year-old retired accountant [VIDEO ], according to Bloomberg. But po...

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Las Vegas Gunman's Girlfriend Releases Statement

Las Vegas Gunman's Girlfriend Releases Statement

She is a good and gentle person. She said she became concerned at that point, thinking he wanted to break up with her. "It was pre-planned, extensively, and I'm pretty sure that he evaluated eve...

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Greenblatt Calls on Palestinians to Recognize Israel, Adopt Nonviolence

Greenblatt Calls on Palestinians to Recognize Israel, Adopt Nonviolence

After 2007, Hamas started to issue its own legislation for the Gaza Strip and ruled through the caretaker government. Hamas ousted the Fatah-led forces of the Palestinian Authority in the summer of ...

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Turkey "to take stronger steps" after Kurdish referendum

Iran said it will allow Iraqi federal forces to deploy at its border crossings with the region. Speaking about developments in war-torn Syria, Erdogan stressed the importance of the Astana talks, ...

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Now I Get It: Nevada's lax gun laws

Now I Get It: Nevada's lax gun laws

As we grieve the horrific tragedy in Las Vegas, we must start talking openly and honestly about how to solve our nation's gun violence crisis. "This is just very bad". The state does not require licen...

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Pakistan's ousted PM Sharif re-elected as head of his party

Pakistan's ousted PM Sharif re-elected as head of his party

The children are now in London with Sharif's wife - Kulsoom Nawaz - who is undergoing treatment for throat cancer. Mohsin Ranjha, a leader of Sharif's ruling Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) party w...

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US 'Probing' Dialogue With North Korea, Tillerson Says

US 'Probing' Dialogue With North Korea, Tillerson Says

Also, he said, the process hasn't gotten far enough to find out what North Korea wants to discuss. Later, trying to tamp down expectations, the US State Department said North Korean officials have...

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On Gandhi Jayanti, Governor urges to involve in cleanliness drive

On Gandhi Jayanti, Governor urges to involve in cleanliness drive

He will also lay the foundation stone or inaugurate various capital works for Porbandar totalling Rs 46.78 crore. He said the state had targeted the construction of 22 lakh individual toilets as part ...

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Assam Police asks retired Army personnel to prove Indian citizenship

Assam Police asks retired Army personnel to prove Indian citizenship

Incidentally, Hoque's wife Mamtaj Begum had also been summoned by a foreigners' tribunal in 2012 to prove her citizenship. In his twitter message, he has requested Indian Prime Minister Narendra Mod...

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Rihanna Takes on Trump Over Puerto Rico and Twitter's Going Crazy

Cruz appeared on MSNBC on Saturday and said she would not be distracted by "small comments". Then Duke said before leaving Washington that the federal relief effort was a "good-news story" becau...

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Hurricanes Lee, Maria gain strength in Atlantic

Hurricanes Lee, Maria gain strength in Atlantic

Hurricane Maria is forecast to become a tropical storm later on Tuesday , the National Hurricane Center ( NHC ) said, adding that its center will pass east of the coast of North Carolina during th...

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Amethi Visit: After Cong Flak, Admin Says 'Yes' To Rahul's Tour

Amethi Visit: After Cong Flak, Admin Says 'Yes' To Rahul's Tour

Pilot, on being asked whether Rahul's sister Priyanka Gandhi would find a greater role in the party in the near future, responded saying that it is up to her if she wants to play a more proactive role...

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Marilyn Manson's Team Has Released A Statement On His Condition

Marilyn Manson's Team Has Released A Statement On His Condition

He was treated for the injury at a local hospital and will be recuperating at home in Los Angeles. According to the rep, Manson's shows from October 2 through October 14 will be rescheduled. While...

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Guj polls: Amit Shah holds meeting with Jaitley, Rupani

Guj polls: Amit Shah holds meeting with Jaitley, Rupani

The meeting, at the state party headquarters "Kamalam" in Gandhinagar this evening, was also attended by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Gujarat BJP in-charge Bhupender Yadav, party sources ...

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New Federal NDP Leader

New Federal NDP Leader

He will now take over from outgoing leader Thomas Mulcair, who headed a caucus of 44 members on Parliament Hill. Singh scored a solid victory in the first round of voting for a new NDP leader, wit...

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Zuckerberg, in Yom Kippur post, apologizes for Facebook misuse

Zuckerberg, in Yom Kippur post, apologizes for Facebook misuse

Facebook will also update its policies to require better documentation from advertisers who want to run ads related to the USA election, including a requirement that the advertisers will have to co...

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ISIS claims responsibility for fatal stabbings at Marseille train station

ISIS claims responsibility for fatal stabbings at Marseille train station

After the stabbings, anti-terror prosecutors said they had opened an investigation into "killings linked to a terrorist organization" and the "attempted killing of a public official". 'I had just got ...

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