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Trump approves disaster aid for Kilauea Volcano victims

Trump approves disaster aid for Kilauea Volcano victims

In addition to lava and toxic sulphur dioxide gas spewing from about two-dozen fissures on the eastern flank of the volcano, daily periodic explosions of ash from the crater at Kilauea's summit have c...

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Macron rejects migration 'axis', says only leaders speak for their people

Macron rejects migration 'axis', says only leaders speak for their people

The question that overflew entire meeting - a luncheon that was about to be cancelled over Aquarius issue and lasted for more than two hours - was wher Conte, who expressed his conciliatory will and a...

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Spains says France to take in Aquarius ship migrants

Spains says France to take in Aquarius ship migrants

The Italian coast guard vessel Dattilo was the first of the three boats bearing the group to dock just before 7 a.m. Sunday. In this photo taken on May 6, 2018 the French NGO's ship Aquarius , a se...

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Giuliani: Trump ‘is not going to pardon anybody in this investigation’ - yet

Giuliani: Trump ‘is not going to pardon anybody in this investigation’ - yet

Finally, during an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo, Giuliani confirmed that Trump will not pardon anyone, but explained the president also will not relinquish his pardon power. "I'm very proud ...

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Eid el-Fitr: Glo commends Nigerian Muslims

Eid el-Fitr: Glo commends Nigerian Muslims

In his statement, King Salman said that he is congratulating Muslims from the vicinity of the Holy Kaaba on the occasion of Eid al-Fitr. Crowds pour out of the Edmonton Islamic Academy on Friday fol...

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IG Faults Comey's Judgement, But Sees No Bias

IG Faults Comey's Judgement, But Sees No Bias

Trump made the bias claim despite the findings of the department's inspector general report , which was critical of the FBI and Comey personally but didn't find evidence that political bias influence...

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Korea's vice foreign minister heads to United States for talks on N. Korea

Korea's vice foreign minister heads to United States for talks on N. Korea

Yun, the former special USA representative to North Korea , told CNN. Really very positive. I think better than anybody could have expected. The impromptu press availability underscored Trump's isola...

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Dust chokes national capital: Why is Delhi experiencing this freaky summer?

Dust chokes national capital: Why is Delhi experiencing this freaky summer?

This indicates that poor air quality is a problem consistently affecting the region, beyond winter and individual weather events. The New Delhi government has made scattered attempts in recent y...

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Eight injured after taxi ploughs into ‘World Cup fans’ in Moscow

Eight injured after taxi ploughs into ‘World Cup fans’ in Moscow

The driver jumped the curb, and eight pedestrians are reported to have been injured. . A medical source cited by Interfax said none of the people hospitalized was critically injured. The Moscow traf...

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'Shame!': Lone Tory MP blocks British 'upskirting' law

'Shame!': Lone Tory MP blocks British 'upskirting' law

David Gauke, the Justice Secretary who collaborated with Ms Martin over her campaign, echoed the dismay within the Conservatives . The Conservative MP who blocked a bill that would have made "upski...

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Yemen forces advance on key port city, sparking fears for aid

Yemen forces advance on key port city, sparking fears for aid

The Yemeni government-controlled SABA news agency has reported that government forces, backed by a Saudi-led coalition, have taken control of a town south of the port city of Hodeida. Skau, whose co...

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Bavaria rebels could unseat Merkel on migration

Bavaria rebels could unseat Merkel on migration

Merkel's CDU and the more conservative CSU have for decades been sister parties that form a single parliamentary faction. Then Merkel agreed to keep Germany's borders open, allowing nearly a million...

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Lawmaker urges Russian women to be vigilant with WCup fans

Lawmaker urges Russian women to be vigilant with WCup fans

Her comment comes in response to a question from a radio station about the so-called "Children of the Olympics" after the Moscow Games in 1980, a time when contraceptive methods were not widely popu...

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Ramadaan truce sees Taliban militants pose for selfies in Kabul

Ramadaan truce sees Taliban militants pose for selfies in Kabul

Early this month, more than 2,000 Afghan religious scholars from around the country issued a fatwa, an Islamic directive, saying "the ongoing war in Afghanistan is forbidden under Islamic law". Desp...

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1 dead, 20 injured after shooting incident at New Jersey arts festival

1 dead, 20 injured after shooting incident at New Jersey arts festival

The shooting began at the Art All Night festival that showcases local art, music and food a little before 3 a.m. Sunday. A 13-year-old boy is among the 16 gunshot victims. While local news website s...

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Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah reportedly killed in United States drone strike

Pakistan Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah reportedly killed in United States drone strike

His headquarters was just over the border with Afghanistan in Kunar. KABUL-The head of the Pakistani Taliban militant group, hiding in Afghanistan for years, was killed in a USA airstrike, Afghan of...

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White House Press Secretary Confronted over Family Separations

White House Press Secretary Confronted over Family Separations

CNN's Jim Acosta asked Sanders . At least two other members of the media could then be heard chastising Sanders for the remark. While Sanders didn't explicitly deny the report , she said that...

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USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial

USA judge sends Manafort to jail pending trial

A Manafort associate, Konstantin Kilimnik , also was charged with obstruction in connection with the alleged approaches to witnesses. They filed a memo written by one of the witnesses for Manafort ...

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Trump accused of misusing foundation

Trump accused of misusing foundation

Its statement accused the NY attorney general of holding $1.7 million in foundation assets "hostage for political gain". Barbara Underwood , the attorney general, asked a state judge to dissolve th...

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U.S. imposes tariffs on $50B worth of Chinese imports

U.S. imposes tariffs on $50B worth of Chinese imports

A full-on trade war between the US and China would likely do significant economic damage to exporters in both countries, raise prices for USA consumers , and have widespread effects on the world ...

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Greek parliament debates Tsipras no-confidence motion after Macedonia deal

Greek parliament debates Tsipras no-confidence motion after Macedonia deal

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini and commissioner Johannes Hahn issued a joint statement congratulating the two prime ministers "in reaching this historic agreement between thei...

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Fireball Whiskey Covers Interstate After Crash Between 2 Tractor Trailers

Fireball Whiskey Covers Interstate After Crash Between 2 Tractor Trailers

There were conflicting reports on whether one or both trucks caught fire. Two semi-trucks crashed on a highway in Arkansas Thursday morning, leaving miniature bottles of whiskey scattered across the...

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Bomber strikes gathering of mostly Taliban members celebrating cease-fire, official says

Bomber strikes gathering of mostly Taliban members celebrating cease-fire, official says

He had earlier said a rocket-propelled grenade had been used. Two days after Ghani announced the ceasefire, Taliban, issued a statement and ordered its fighters not to clash with the Afghan securi...

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Indonesian woman dies after being swallowed whole by a python

Indonesian woman dies after being swallowed whole by a python

According to her family, Wa Tiba wanted to check the plantation because wild boars often destroyed the crops, Tribunnews.com reported. The Chief of local police, Agus Ramos said, "The villagers ...

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President Trumps blames Democrats for separation of migrant families

It's that simple. If you are smuggling a child, then we will prosecute you and that child will be separated from you as required by law. FILE PHOTO - U.S. "I certainly wouldn't sign the more moder...

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Trump Wants to Be Treated Like North Korea Chief Kim Jong

Trump Wants to Be Treated Like North Korea Chief Kim Jong

President Trump on Friday complimented Kim Jong Un's authoritarian rule in North Korea , observing with apparent envy that when the 35-year-old dictator speaks, "his people sit up at attention"....

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Adele joins Grenfell Tower survivors for one-year anniversary

Adele joins Grenfell Tower survivors for one-year anniversary

The first call to the London Fire Brigade was made at 12.54am but by 1.29am, the fire had jumped up to the top floor. Mr Roncolato went on: "Grenfell Tower, had it been up to me and many other resid...

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Hot And Muggy For Saturday

Hot And Muggy For Saturday

The Twin Cities National Weather Service shifted from an earlier " heat advisory " to " excessive heat warning ", saying temperatures in the mid-90s will combine with high humidity to produce a heat...

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Italy 'will not ratify European Union free-trade agreement with Canada'

Italy 'will not ratify European Union free-trade agreement with Canada'

At home on Thursday, pretty much the entire political spectrum - including Ontario premier-designate Doug Ford, whose province is hard-hit by the current tariffs - was standing behind Freeland and Pri...

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Kansas sheriff’s deputies shot and killed while transporting inmate

Kansas sheriff’s deputies shot and killed while transporting inmate

Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer released a statement Friday saying he was deeply saddened to learn of the shooting and that he and his wife, Ruth, would be praying for the deputies and their families. In...

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Eight people injured after taxi hits crowds in Moscow

The Moscow Traffic Authority has said the driver claimed he did not hit the crowd on goal. Early reports say that Mexico fans are among the injured, as some of those involved were wearing Mexican ...

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Republicans take a stand against separating children from parents at the border

Republicans take a stand against separating children from parents at the border

The approach includes implementing a previous policy that mandated separating migrant parents facing prosecution from their children during the process. Later Thursday, the White House vehemently de...

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Glasgow School of Art devastated by second major fire

Glasgow School of Art devastated by second major fire

It seems the results of the fire are once again a crushing blow to Glasgow School of Art , who've worked hard to fix and recover from the 2014 blaze . Police Scotland advised the public to avoid t...

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Macron backs Merkel in German row over migrants

Macron backs Merkel in German row over migrants

Its chairwoman Andrea Nahles said: "We won't allow the panic of the CSU's regional government to hold Germany and Europe hostage", she told reporters. Both have argued that Germany's open-door polic...

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Donald Trump Wants

Donald Trump Wants "His People" To Treat Him Like Kim Jung

Mr Trump said he would call Mr Xi, probably before he lands in Washington on his way back from Singapore , to tell him about the results of the meeting. "Making unnecessary and unreciprocated con...

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United Nations chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important milestone'

United Nations chief says Trump-Kim summit 'important milestone'

Nine nations, the US, Russia , the UK, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea, collectively hold an estimated 15,000 nuclear warheads. The institute's chief, Paik Hak-soon, claime...

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USA air strike targets Pakistan Taliban chief in Afghanistan

The statement did not name Fazlullah or specify that anyone was killed. The militant first took charge of the TTP in November 2013 after the death of Hakimullah Mehsud, who was also killed in a USA ...

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What it's like where the US is holding 1,400 immigrant children

What it's like where the US is holding 1,400 immigrant children

The number of migrant children being held by the government without their parents has surged by 20 percent since the administration began to enforce a policy that calls for separating migrant parent...

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Saudi Arabia plans leaders' summit this year for OPEC, allies

Saudi Arabia plans leaders' summit this year for OPEC, allies

In 2010, when Russian Federation won the right to host a World Cup for the first time - controversially beating bids from England and a unified Spain and Portugal in a secret ballot - President Put...

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Netanyahu: Haley ‘Exposed the Hypocrisy’ of UN Bias Against Israel

Netanyahu: Haley ‘Exposed the Hypocrisy’ of UN Bias Against Israel

The resolution asked Guterres to report back within 60 days on proposals "on ways and means for ensuring the safety, protection and well-being of the Palestinian civilian population under Israeli ...

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