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Lawyer who represented victim harassed by Maryland gunman says he's 'dangerous'

Lawyer who represented victim harassed by Maryland gunman says he's 'dangerous'

A memorial for Capital Gazette sports writer John McNamara is displayed at a seat in the press box before a baseball game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Los Angeles Angels, Friday, June 29,...

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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak 'arrested by anti-graft investigators'

A statement by the 1MDB Task Force says Najib will be formally charged in court on Wednesday morning. Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak has been arrested by anti-graft officials. Mos...

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Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak arrested

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib Razak arrested

Najib is expected to be formally charged on Wednesday. He was arrested at his home in Kuala Lumpur. U.S. investigators said Najib's associates looted $US4.5 billion from the fund, of which $US681 mill...

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Amazon Prime Day gets bigger, longer as retailer hunts for new subscribers

Amazon Prime Day gets bigger, longer as retailer hunts for new subscribers

The offers officially begin at noon on Monday, July 16 and will run until the end of Tuesday, July 17. "New this year, members can shop Prime Day Launches - exclusive new items, content and special-ed...

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July 2018 - Zahid gives statement at MACC - News - SHOWCASE

July 2018 - Zahid gives statement at MACC - News - SHOWCASE

Malaysia's former deputy premier was quizzed by the anti-corruption agency Monday as part of an expanded investigation into alleged theft and money-laundering at the 1MDB state investment fund. Comm...

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French Gangster escapes Jail for a Second Time in a Helicopter

French Gangster escapes Jail for a Second Time in a Helicopter

Two gunmen jumped from the helicopter to free Faid from the visitors' room where he was meeting one of his brothers before escaping in the helicopter, she said. According to reports, three accomplic...

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Prank Call to President Trump Shows Bigger Issues, Says 'Stuttering John' Melendez

Prank Call to President Trump Shows Bigger Issues, Says 'Stuttering John' Melendez

The White House was told Thursday that Menendez hadn't reached out to Trump, said a person familiar with the call who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss it. Trump congratulates him and tells h...

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Malaysia Summons Wolf of Wall Street Producer in 1MDB Corruption Probe

Malaysia Summons Wolf of Wall Street Producer in 1MDB Corruption Probe

The frozen accounts included those of 81 individuals and 55 companies believed to have received funds from 1MDB and involved almost 900 transactions between March 2011 and September 2015. In the US, h...

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Gazette shooting suspect’s harassment victim describes fear

Gazette shooting suspect’s harassment victim describes fear

CBS reported authorities said it was a planned attack and Ramos used smoke grenades when he entered the building. Sgt. Jacklyn Davis, a spokeswoman for Anne Arundel County police, said the letter...

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Social media blackout hits Uganda as new govt tax takes effect

Social media blackout hits Uganda as new govt tax takes effect

Ugandan government however argued that the needs of poor citizens had been considered and that the revenue collected from the new taxes would be used to provide services such as free education, free h...

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Mexico's Lopez Obrador Claims Historic Win, Broad Mandate

Lopez Obrador , a onetime NAFTA skeptic who moderated his views in his third run at the presidency, said in a Mexican TV interview on Monday that he wanted a NAFTA deal that was good for Mexico . "...

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Migrant rescue boat heads for Spain after Italy, Malta reject it

Migrant rescue boat heads for Spain after Italy, Malta reject it

A rescue boat saved 59 migrants at sea off Libya on Saturday and Italy immediately said it would not welcome them, setting up a fresh stand-off with Malta and adding to tensions among European gov...

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United States protestors:

United States protestors: "Immigrants Are Welcome Here!"

Trump supporters said they, too, were holding a rally outside the holding facility. The protest was one of hundreds that took place around the country . In the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juar...

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1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas

1 dead, 9 injured after boat explodes in the Bahamas

Petersburg, Florida, for treatment, the U.S. Coast Guard said. According to CNN , the 40-foot boat burst into flames near Barraterre island in the Exuma Cays. Exumas and Ragged Island MP Chester Coo...

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USA seeking second Trump-Kim meeting in NY

USA seeking second Trump-Kim meeting in NY

The Post's report came after NBC News said the North has been increasing nuclear weapons fuel production. Sung Kim, the United States ambassador to the Philippines and a veteran of nuclear nego...

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County Fire Burns Over 32,000 Acres in Just Over 24 Hours

County Fire Burns Over 32,000 Acres in Just Over 24 Hours

CAL FIRE has been assisting Los Padres National Forest with this fire , which is located north of Lake Piru in Los Angeles County. Cal Fire firefighter Craig Doppman summed up the tough challenge ...

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Getting it dead wrong: woman found alive in morgue fridge

Getting it dead wrong: woman found alive in morgue fridge

The case of the woman who seemingly came back to life has baffled paramedics in South Africa . Mr Bradnick told TimesSelect she was one of several people involved in a vehicle accident which left t...

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French Gangster Flees Prison in Spectacular Helicopter Escape

French Gangster Flees Prison in Spectacular Helicopter Escape

Belloubet said police had launched a manhunt and described Faid as unsafe. She suggested that Faid had been left in the same prison for too long, giving the serial fugitive, who had professed to hav...

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Canada hits $13 billion of US goods with new tariffs

Canada hits $13 billion of US goods with new tariffs

Trudeau also spoke Friday with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to keep him up-to-date on Canada's response to the USA tariffs. For example, the Chamber said Texas could see $3.9 billion worth...

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Bali flights cancelled, thousands affected after Mount Agung erupts again

Bali flights cancelled, thousands affected after Mount Agung erupts again

The agent said it was important customers did not assume that all flights would be cancelled. Bali, a popular holiday destination for Australians, has been hit by a series of airport closures caused...

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Trump anti-abortion supreme court pick 'not acceptable', says Collins

Trump spent the weekend at his New Jersey golf club conferring with his advisers, including White House counsel Don McGahn, as he considers his options to fill the vacancy that might make precedent-sh...

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Trump finally has an ambassador to South Korea

Trump finally has an ambassador to South Korea

An assessment from USA intelligence agencies shows the Kim is trying to "deceive the US" as Trump has declared that " there is no longer a nuclear threat " from the rogue nation, according to NBC New...

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Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue

Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue

Trump's comments come as a crucial moderate Republican senator said any nominee to the Court who said they would vote to overturn Roe would not be "acceptable". "The president told me in our m...

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All 12 boys and football coach trapped in Thailand cave 'found alive'

All 12 boys and football coach trapped in Thailand cave 'found alive'

In this handout photo released by Tham Luang Rescue Operation Center, Thai rescue teams walk inside a cave complex where 12 in Mae Sai, Chiang Rai province, in northern Thailand , Monday, July 2, ...

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John Legend: 'I Don't F*****g Care About Sarah Sanders'

John Legend: 'I Don't F*****g Care About Sarah Sanders'

The restaurant's co-owner Stephanie Wilkinson told The Washington Post that her staff had called her to report Sanders was in the restaurant, according to the Associate Press. Outside the Red Hen pe...

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Manhunt After Notorious Inmate Escapes From French Prison By Helicopter

A notorious French gangster broke out of prison Sunday morning, when three heavily armed accomplices landed a helicopter in the jail courtyard and flew off with him, according to local reports. Faid i...

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Kids rescued from Thai cave

Kids rescued from Thai cave

Anmar Mirza, the U.S. National Cave Rescue Commission coordinator, says the primary decision is now one of whether to try to evacuate them or to supply them in place. Teams of foreign expertsfrom the ...

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Missing soccer team from Thailand found alive in flooded cave

On Thursday, the US joined the search, sending a team of military personnel to assist in rescue efforts. He said that upon rescue, the boys would at first not be able to move their limbs, adding tha...

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Iran Aims to Keep Oil Exports Flowing Despite US Sanctions

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed with Russian Federation and other oil-producing allies on June 23 to raise output from July, with Saudi Arabia pledging a "measurable" su...

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FBI Thwarts JULY 4th Bomb Plot in Cleveland — TERROR ATTACK FOILED

FBI Thwarts JULY 4th Bomb Plot in Cleveland — TERROR ATTACK FOILED

He was taken into custody on Sunday morning during a meeting with the agent about planning a second attack in Philadelphia, authorities said. They had been watching him for months after he made stat...

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Boys and coach missing in Thai cave found alive

Rescuers are now working to extract the team from the cave. Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha thanked the global experts and rescuers who helped locate the missing for their "tremendous efforts". A ...

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Countries Land on a Plan to Deal With Ongoing Migration Struggles

Countries Land on a Plan to Deal With Ongoing Migration Struggles

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned the bloc's 27 other leaders that failure to strike a good divorce deal could endanger European security. But Merkel is deeply aware of the threat the issu...

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Duke of Cambridge vows to 'honour my commitments' to Middle East peace

Duke of Cambridge vows to 'honour my commitments' to Middle East peace

He also paid respects to the six million Jews murdered in the Holocaust during a somber visit to Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center, in Jerusalem on Tuesday. A devout Christian, she di...

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Senators Discuss Abortion Rights as Trump Mulls Supreme Court Pick

Senators Discuss Abortion Rights as Trump Mulls Supreme Court Pick

An aide told a West Virginia newspaper in 2014 that she "would not vote to overturn Roe ", though Capito declined to say if she continued to support Roe when asked last week. Collins explaine...

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Trump ex-lawyer hints could flip against US president

Trump ex-lawyer hints could flip against US president

Regarding Trump's repeated claim that the Mueller investigation is a "witch-hunt", Cohen said: "I don't like the term witch hunt". "My wife, my daughter and my son have my first loyalty and always w...

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In Another Rumour-Triggered Lynching, Five Men Killed in Maharashtra

In Another Rumour-Triggered Lynching, Five Men Killed in Maharashtra

Pimpalner police said the incident took place at 11am at the Sunday market at Rainpada. Five people have been lynched on suspicion of being child kidnappers. He also appealed to people not to beli...

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Leaked Trump Draft Bill Would Ditch WTO Trade Rules

The " United States Fair and Reciprocal Tariff Act ", would allow Trump to consolidate his power and negotiate one-on-one with any country of his choosing. The proposed legislation is far from a done ...

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Rape of seven-year-old girl sparks angry protests in India

Rape of seven-year-old girl sparks angry protests in India

She believes that his son is innocent. As politicians made a beeline for her and posed with her family, BJP MLA Sudarshan Gupta told the grieving parents: "Saansad sahib ko dhanyavad deejiye, woh spec...

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Melania Trump shocked by smugglers' cruelty during border visit

Melania Trump shocked by smugglers' cruelty during border visit

Grisham said the first lady is trying to learn about how her husband's strict immigration policy is playing out on the ground. But Mrs. Trump instead met with the U.S. Chief patrol agent Rodolfo Kar...

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Sen. Collins: Will Support SCOTUS Nominee Who Respects Precedent

Wade is settled law as it has been described by Chief Justice [John] Roberts", she said on ABC's "This Week ". "And I would tell my pro-life friends you can be pro-life and conservative, but you can...

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