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Greenwald: Ecuador Working to Finalize Assange's Release to UK Officials

Greenwald: Ecuador Working to Finalize Assange's Release to UK Officials

However, the Ecuadorean government has said neither Moreno nor his delegation would address the Assange issue on his visit. On Friday, Ecuador President Lenin Moreno was in London , where he was to...

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Security clearances: What exactly can Trump do?

Rand Paul , R-Ky., had tweeted that he would recommend that Brennan's security clearance be revoked asking "Is John Brennan monetizing his security clearance?" "Not only is the president looki...

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Pompeo urged the world to exert pressure on North Korea

Pompeo urged the world to exert pressure on North Korea

Last week , the USA asked the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea to send a letter to United Nations member states and the general public saying North Korea had bre...

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After 18 years apart, Ethiopian man finds his family in Eritrea

After 18 years apart, Ethiopian man finds his family in Eritrea

Writing on Twitter , Eritrean Information Minister Yemane Gebremeskel said the trip had "inexorably elevated bilateral ties of both countries to new, promising, heights". The two countries went to ...

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Brexit campaigners accuse Brussels of 'abandoning' European Union citizens living in Britain

Brexit campaigners accuse Brussels of 'abandoning' European Union citizens living in Britain

Two pro-Brexit ministers, Penny Mordaunt, the worldwide development secretary, and Esther McVey, the work and pensions secretary, have yet to back the White Paper publicly, having both objected to t...

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Trump Threatens Iran in Late-night All-caps Tweet

Trump Threatens Iran in Late-night All-caps Tweet

Apart from the rial's collapse, the Iranian private sector has always been starved of investment, its banking system is crippled by bad loans, and record levels of unemployment have left a third of un...

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3 days to Pakistan elections, bomb kills PTI politician

He died a short while later in a military hospital, Afridi said. Officials say Ikramullah Gandapur, a local candidate from Imran Khan's party, and his driver were killed by a suicide bomber in the ...

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Damascus condemns White Helmet evacuation as 'criminal operation'

Damascus condemns White Helmet evacuation as 'criminal operation'

A Syrian civil defense volunteer, known as the White Helmets , holds the body of a child after he was pulled from the rubble following a government forces air strike on the rebel-held neighbour...

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Lindsey Graham warns Trump he's being

Lindsey Graham warns Trump he's being "played" by North Korea

The U.S. State Department warned that South Korea was potentially violating worldwide regulations. Meanwhile, continued negotiations between the United States and North Korea hinge on Washington'...

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Witness List Released In Paul Manafort Case

In two criminal cases brought by the special counsel, Manafort has been charged with money laundering and tax evasion, among other things. According to court filings unsealed by Ellis on Monday, Mue...

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Arroyo's speakership will have to contend with bigger, tougher opposition groups

Arroyo's speakership will have to contend with bigger, tougher opposition groups

According to Inquirer.net , her microphone was turned off as she was taking an oath. However, it was Alvarez who welcomed President Duterte when he arrived at the hall to deliver his SONA. Alvarez ...

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Search for missing Univ. of Iowa student enters fifth day

Search for missing Univ. of Iowa student enters fifth day

The business Live Now Designs in Brooklyn, who made the posters and cards, say they also plan on creating t-shirts, yard signs, and billboards with Tibbett's picture and information to contact authori...

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Trump says 'I gave up nothing' during Putin meeting

Trump says 'I gave up nothing' during Putin meeting

The fact that USA intelligence chief Dan Coats didn't know what was discussed during the Helsinki summit was revealed during the Aspen Forum, according to CNBC . For now, the public is still no...

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Second recent case of flying umbrella impaling beachgoer

Second recent case of flying umbrella impaling beachgoer

Ocean City spokeswoman Jessica Waters said the umbrella appeared to have been lifted off the ground by a gust of wind before impaling the 54-year-old woman in the chest. Last week a woman at a beach ...

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Failure to secure Brexit deal could harm European ties -Jeremy Hunt

Failure to secure Brexit deal could harm European ties -Jeremy Hunt

May will this week meet Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš and Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas. When asked if it was true that the British Government was plan...

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Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif

Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif "On The Verge Of Kidney Failure"?

The medical team's report suggested that the PML-N supremo, who is now lodged at Adiala jail , be shifted to a hospital at the earliest. According to the media reports the urea nitrogen in Nawaz S...

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Pakistan election rigged in Imran Khan's favour, claims opponent

Video footage showed the driver on the seat of Gandapur's black Land Cruiser as his armed guards rushed to save the injured. A suicide blast in the southwestern province of Balochistan on July 13 ki...

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President Trump Is Considering Revoking Security Clearances of His Critics

President Trump Is Considering Revoking Security Clearances of His Critics

Sanders is referring to former FBI Director James Comey , former DNI Director James Clapper , former NSA and CIA Director Michael Harden, former White House National Security Advisor Susan Rice and ...

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Donald Trump states 2016 campaign was 'illegally being spied upon'

Donald Trump states 2016 campaign was 'illegally being spied upon'

Camerota pointed out that Trump "insulted the USA on the world stage as he stood next to Vladimir Putin", and Caputo argued that the president was merely "expressing his distrust for the American inte...

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Trump says he 'gave up nothing' at meeting with Putin

Trump says he 'gave up nothing' at meeting with Putin

Republicans continue to give President Donald Trump huge approval ratings from within their ranks, even after his controversial summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin . Mueller III a "witch ...

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Michel Barnier questions Theresa May's Brexit White Paper

Michel Barnier questions Theresa May's Brexit White Paper

Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, questioned the UK's plans to remain in the EU's single market for goods while leaving it for services. Prime minister May's plans to keep a close tr...

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Trump Expected Pravda Questions at Putin Press Conference

Trump Expected Pravda Questions at Putin Press Conference

The issue bubbled up again Wednesday, when Trump was asked by a reporter if Russian Federation was still trying to meddle in US elections, particularly the upcoming midterms . "The Democrats want t...

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Japan: Heatwave grips nation

Japan: Heatwave grips nation

On Monday, the thermometer peaked at 41.1C (106F) in Kumagaya, near Tokyo, breaking the previous national record of 41C from 2013. Picture: AAPA high school student and other stand at a mist spray p...

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Rachel Maddow exposes evidence showing Trump’s team was behind Cohen tape leak

Rachel Maddow exposes evidence showing Trump’s team was behind Cohen tape leak

As the New York Times reported , Trump said in the recording that if a payment to McDougal were made, it should be with a check, but there is no evidence a payment was made. But Cohen told an ...

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Trump claims 'illegal' spying after warrant papers unveiled

Trump claims 'illegal' spying after warrant papers unveiled

And looking into him is not "spying" on Trump campaign, because as the White House made clear past year, he was "not an "advisor" to Mr. Trump in any sense of the word". The FISA applications relea...

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Russian Federation working to prevent Israeli-Iranian military clash

Russian Federation working to prevent Israeli-Iranian military clash

Russian Federation remains committed to supporting global agreements and stresses that countries should avoid unilateralism and resorting to economic and trade means for imposing their political will ...

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Japanese heat wave pushes temperature to record

Japanese heat wave pushes temperature to record

The temperature rose to a record 41.1 degree Celsius in a city north-west of Tokyo on Monday (July 23), as a heatwave in Japan that has killed at least 23 people and sent thousands to hospital showed...

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Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli help

Jordan takes in Syrian 'White Helmets' evacuated with Israeli help

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed that they would be under mortal threat if they remained in the area subsequently taken by Syrian government. The Syrian government, backed by its al...

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Trader Joe's, Hollywood: LAPD Report Possible Hostage Situation

Trader Joe's, Hollywood: LAPD Report Possible Hostage Situation

TV footage showed police officers helping customers climb out of the windows of the supermarket. She worked at the store for several years. Authorities later caught up to him in Hollywood - using st...

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Duck Boat Tragedy Kills 9 Members Of The Same Family

Duck Boat Tragedy Kills 9 Members Of The Same Family

She said somehow she was able to reach the boat. The Coleman family before the duck boat accident in Branson, Missouri, that left nine of them dead. Dark clouds, whipping winds and heavy rains h...

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Weather: Likely some showers and storms overnight

Weather: Likely some showers and storms overnight

Thursday and Friday look mainly dry, with just a few pop-up afternoon storms expected. High rain chances continue. By next weekend we'll be back to scattered storms and temperatures in the 80s....

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Trade war has begun already, warns France before talks in Washington

Trade war has begun already, warns France before talks in Washington

Asked about Mr Trump's threat to hammer China with punitive tariffs on the entirety of the US$500 billion (S$681 billion) in goods it exports to the US, Mr Mnuchin said: "It is definitely a realistic ...

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UK PM May takes Brexit trip to Northern Irish border

UK PM May takes Brexit trip to Northern Irish border

The potential impasse between Brussels and the United Kingdom over a future customs arrangement in regards to the Northern Irish border problem has led both sides to step up preparations for a "no d...

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11 taxi drivers shot and killed leaving funeral in South Africa

11 taxi drivers shot and killed leaving funeral in South Africa

Parliament's Police Portfolio Committee has warned that taxi violence has reached "crisis levels" in South Africa . The drivers, who were members of the Gauteng taxi association, were in a minibus ...

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Ex-head of CIA: Trump should disclose details of conversation with Putin

Ex-head of CIA: Trump should disclose details of conversation with Putin

Trump appeared to answer "no" to a reporter's question asking whether Russian Federation was still targeting the U.S. While hours later, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders emerged to say Trump had merely t...

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War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani tells Trump

War with Iran is the mother of all wars, Rouhani tells Trump

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani had warned Trump on Sunday against inciting Tehran with hostile policies. Addressing a gathering of Iranian diplomats earlier on Sunday, Rouhani said: "Mr ...

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At least 9 injured after shooting in busy Toronto neighbourhood

At least 9 injured after shooting in busy Toronto neighbourhood

Witnesses estimated that he fired between 15 and 20 shots in the area. A child is believed to be among the victims, who were found at multiple locations. I was watching a movie and all I heard were gu...

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Bail set at $2 million for suspect identified in Trader Joe’s standoff

Bail set at $2 million for suspect identified in Trader Joe’s standoff

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said the woman was killed inside the store. The LAPD also tweeted out: "There is an active police incident at the Trader Joe's near the intersection of Hyperion Av...

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Los Angeles shootout: One dead, suspect held after taking hostages at supermarket

Los Angeles shootout: One dead, suspect held after taking hostages at supermarket

Mayor Eric Garcetti said one woman was shot in the store and later declared dead at the site. One hostage was seen in aerial television footage holding what appeared to be the suspect's gun over her...

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Kenya: Beauty Queen gets death penalty for boyfriend's murder

Kenya: Beauty Queen gets death penalty for boyfriend's murder

The human rights organisation's director Irungu Houghton said: "This sentence is a blow to Kenya's progressive record in commuting death sentences to terms of imprisonment". The judge held that Kamand...

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