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Sydney children murders 'planned' by father, police say

Sydney children murders 'planned' by father, police say

Officers found the bodies of a girl and a boy at the West Pennant Hills property, while responding to reports of gunfire. In the course of their investigations, police located the suspect-the childr...

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Trump to Unveil Court Pick Monday

Trump to Unveil Court Pick Monday

The President interviewed seven candidates from his master-list of 25 judges, the White House said. "The way we're looking at it is this: If we do a good enough job , we'll make it obvious enough t...

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USA service member killed, two others wounded in Afghanistan 'insider' attack

USA service member killed, two others wounded in Afghanistan 'insider' attack

The two wounded service members are in a "stable" condition, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said, adding it would not be releasing any further details until next-of-kin had been informed. The term...

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David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic place wager before World Cup clash

David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic place wager before World Cup clash

We are not the finished article and we do not have world class players yet, but we have young players who are prepared to be courageous on the ball and have shown a real mental resilience. So England'...

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North Korea lashes out at United States, calls talks 'extremely regrettable'

North Korea lashes out at United States, calls talks 'extremely regrettable'

Meanwhile, North Korea says it disagrees with the US calls for denuclearization , and called the discussions with Pompeo very concerning. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is brushing aside N...

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England fan celebrates on top of a BUS in Wolverhampton city centre

England fan celebrates on top of a BUS in Wolverhampton city centre

So far the work of Russell, Southgate and assistant coach Steve Holland, who was on the staff at Chelsea when they were one of the best teams in England from set-pieces, is evident. Fans praised...

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Two US Navy vessels sail through Taiwan Strait: MND

Two US Navy vessels sail through Taiwan Strait: MND

Another irritant in the U.S. Earlier on Saturday, Taiwan's Defense Ministry said the ships were moving in a northeastern direction, adding that the situation was in accordance with regulations. Taiw...

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Chrissy Teigen slams Trump over Elizabeth Warren, #MeToo comments

Chrissy Teigen slams Trump over Elizabeth Warren, #MeToo comments

Take a test'". Trump and Warren, a progressive stronghold in the Senate, have clashed bitterly before, most notably during the 2016 election cycle when he frequently called her "Pocahontas" in a j...

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APNewsBreak: US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits

APNewsBreak: US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits

Foreign nationals must complete security screening, basic military training and 180 days of "honorable service" before they can become naturalized US citizens. In 2002, President George W. Bush signed...

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Angela Merkel, Viktor Orban clash over migration stances

Angela Merkel, Viktor Orban clash over migration stances

Orban said that Germany should be grateful for the fence that Hungary has built on its borders with Serbia and Croatia, and which, according to him, is guarded 24 hours a day to 8,000 armed men. She...

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North Korea Calls U.S. Diplomatic Posture ‘Regrettable’

North Korea Calls U.S. Diplomatic Posture ‘Regrettable’

A statement from a North Korean foreign ministry spokesman said: "The high-level talks this time brought us in a risky situation where we may be shaken in our unshakable will for denuclearisation, r...

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Trump mulls Supreme Court choice from 2 or 3 candidates

Trump mulls Supreme Court choice from 2 or 3 candidates

I'll have a decision made in my mind by Sunday. Trump, who conducted interviews with seven candidates earlier this week for the lifetime post on the top USA judicial body, is expected to announce hi...

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Holiday Road Fire in Goleta Causes Mandatory Evacuations

Holiday Road Fire in Goleta Causes Mandatory Evacuations

Further up north and just south of the California-Oregon border, the 34-square-mile Klamathon Fire in rural Siskiyou County was just 5 percent contained . Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency ...

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Violence erupts in Nantes after police kill young man in traffic stop

Violence erupts in Nantes after police kill young man in traffic stop

The officer had initially claimed he acted in self-defence while trying to arrest the 22-year-old in the city of Nantes on Tuesday, but he has offered a different version of events while being quest...

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North Korea says denuclearization talks with Pompeo 'regrettable'

North Korea says denuclearization talks with Pompeo 'regrettable'

Pompeo left North Korea without meeting directly with leader Kim Jong Un , as he has during previous visits. I had a chance to speak to President Trump this morning, I know my counterpart spoke...

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Flooding, mudslides wreak havoc after days of heavy rain

Flooding, mudslides wreak havoc after days of heavy rain

Heavy rain on Japan has triggered floods and landslides, leaving at least three people dead and several missing. By Saturday night, the agency had begun lifting its warnings in part of the country, ...

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Mother Teresa's orphanage in India accused of selling babies

Mother Teresa's orphanage in India accused of selling babies

The couple approached the Child Welfare Committee in Ranchi complaining against the Mother Teresa-founded organisation. A nun and another employee of Mother Teresa's charity in India have been a...

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Pompeo wraps up talks in N. Korea without seeing Kim Jong Un

It was not clear if Pompeo would be granted an audience with the Northern leader himself as he tries to develop a detailed road-map towards the "complete denuclearization" of the Korean peninsula, as ...

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One person killed in N. California wildfire

California Highway Patrol officers are escorting vehicles slowly between Yreka and the OR border. The " Klamathon Fire " fire started around midday, southeast of Hornbrook, and grew to 1,000 acres i...

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Dublin faces water restrictions as lush Ireland swelters

Dublin faces water restrictions as lush Ireland swelters

Irish Water's Drought Management Team is monitoring water supplies and demand around the on a daily basis. It is commendable to know that Ireland is providing all efforts to conserve water because ...

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Sheffield Mayor Calls Trump A 'Wasteman' And Bans Him From The City

Sheffield Mayor Calls Trump A 'Wasteman' And Bans Him From The City

Magid entered the room dressed in his mayoral chains, and a black t-shirt which read "Donald Trump is a wasteman", whilst wearing a sombrero "in solidarity with Mexican's, other Latins and all people ...

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Statue of Liberty Climber Speaks Out Against Trump Immigration Policy

Statue of Liberty Climber Speaks Out Against Trump Immigration Policy

I can say a lot of things about this monster, but I will stop at this: his draconian zero-tolerance policy on immigration has to go. Prosecutors, on the other hand, are calling the climb a "dang...

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Scott Pruitt Likens Trump’s Rule to ‘God’s Providence’ in Bizarre Resignation Letter

Scott Pruitt Likens Trump’s Rule to ‘God’s Providence’ in Bizarre Resignation Letter

In his announcement of his departure on Twitter, Trump said, "Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job". He has denied wrongdoing in the face of multiple congressional and oversight inqui...

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Ibrahimovic believes Sweden can beat England

Ibrahimovic believes Sweden can beat England

England have set-pieces, Sweden will make some chances, but the game will come down to luck - the team that makes the most of their luck will win. The 36-year-old, who scored a record 62 goals in...

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North Carolina man who challenged black family's use of pool loses job

North Carolina man who challenged black family's use of pool loses job

The video begins with Edwards, who says she is black, asking the man identified as Bloom, who is white, if there is an ordinance that says she has to show ID to enter the pool. A sign on the wall says...

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GME: Thai diver dies during cave rescue attempt

GME: Thai diver dies during cave rescue attempt

Thanes's engineers are working with the army to explore an area they believe to be the back end of the cave, chiselling away fragile limestone rocks that he said could be just hundreds of metres from ...

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Truck driver facing criminal charges in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Truck driver facing criminal charges in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

Get direct access to our top weekly content, contests, and perks. . The Humboldt Broncos youth hockey team was headed to a playoff game on April 6 when their charter bus collided with a semi-trailer...

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South Syrian rebels agree on surrender deal, Assad takes crossing

South Syrian rebels agree on surrender deal, Assad takes crossing

Jabawi added that Russian military police would be deployed along the border with Jordan, including the Naseeb border crossing, and that rebels opposed to the deal will be evacuated to rebel-held regi...

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Addressing groping allegations, PM ’confident’ he did nothing inappropriate

Addressing groping allegations, PM ’confident’ he did nothing inappropriate

Bourne said it was a "brief touch" and "I would not classify it or qualify it as sexual assault". The Globe and Mail has corresponded with the woman, who said she does not want to be identified, doe...

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Thailand cave rescue: Boys 'can walk but can't dive yet'

Thailand cave rescue: Boys 'can walk but can't dive yet'

However, cave rescue specialists have cautioned against that approach except as a last resort, because of the dangers it poses. Football stars urged the Thai team trapped in a cave to "stay strong" ...

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China firm told to halt Malaysia rail link project

China firm told to halt Malaysia rail link project

Daim, an influential figure close to Mahathir, was appointed by the premier to a "Council of Eminent Persons" - a special team advising the government. "This suspension shall take effect immediately a...

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Tropical Storm Beryl could become hurricane on Friday

Beryl can bring squally showers and thunderstorms to the Lesser Antilles on Sunday and Sunday night into Monday with the potential for 1-2 inches of rainfall with locally up to 3 inches possible. Nati...

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Mom shoots carjacker as her kids watch from back seat

Mom shoots carjacker as her kids watch from back seat

She jumped in the vehicle. "I reached over the armrest to get my glove compartment, and that's when I fired at him once I got the gun from my glove compartment". He has been charged with two counts of...

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Hormuz Strait either for all, or for none: Iranian commander

Hormuz Strait either for all, or for none: Iranian commander

Hasn't Iran made this threat before? The other partners so far appear powerless to stop their countries' companies pulling out of Iran for fear of United States penalties. Germany's Foreign Ministe...

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Trudeau says he ‘apologized’ to groped female reporter, but did nothing wrong

Trudeau says he ‘apologized’ to groped female reporter, but did nothing wrong

The unsigned editorial in the Creston Valley Advance accused Trudeau of "groping" and "inappropriately handling" an unnamed reporter who was covering the event. Less than two weeks after Mayor John...

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Two critically ill in United Kingdom due to ‘unknown substance’

Two critically ill in United Kingdom due to ‘unknown substance’

The Metropolitan Police force said this morning that "following further tests of samples from the patients, we now know that they were exposed to the nerve agent after handling a contaminated item...

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Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA

Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA

Like President Trump, Wheeler is active on Twitter , although he has not tweeted since the news of his appointment was announced. Through attrition, Pruitt and Trump aimed to cut EPA staff in half b...

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Nawaz Sharif gets 10-year jail in corruption case

Nawaz Sharif gets 10-year jail in corruption case

Along with the former Pakistani premiere, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Capt Safdar was also named in the case. "The person they did choose to announce a verdict against was Nawaz Sharif"...

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IOF Accuses Hamas of Spying on Occupation Soldiers Via Fake Dating Apps

IOF Accuses Hamas of Spying on Occupation Soldiers Via Fake Dating Apps

As soon as Hamas had access to these numbers, the soldiers were requested to download the apps. The list included the names of prominent Hamas leaders Ismail Haniyeh, Khaled Meshaal, Izzat al-Rishq,...

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Fiery Trump Takes Shots at Warren, 'Me Too' Movement

Fiery Trump Takes Shots at Warren, 'Me Too' Movement

President Donald Trump is expected to begin his rally at 6 p.m. ET. Trump launched a similar attack on Sen. "And you know he's [Trump] fighting for our miners down in Butte, and those coal worke...

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