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Ontario government defends cancelling basic income pilot project

Ontario government defends cancelling basic income pilot project

Though the Progressive Conservatives had promised to preserve the pilot project, MacLeod said the government reversed course after hearing from ministry staff that the program didn't help people becom...

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North Korea said to be working on new missiles

North Korea said to be working on new missiles

During his Senate testimony on July 25, Pompeo said that factories in North Korea "continue to produce fissile material ". After racing toward his goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile ca...

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Trump says Sessions should stop Mueller investigation ‘right now’

Sarah Isgur Flores, a spokeswoman for the Justice Department, declined to comment. Trump is even remotely serious, it's worth repeating why Democrats are yearning, aching, praying for him to fire Rob...

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Duterte’s Destruction Rages: 68 More Cars Crushed In Philippines

Duterte’s Destruction Rages: 68 More Cars Crushed In Philippines

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has overseen the destruction of $5.6 million worth of smuggled luxury cars and motorbikes as part of his anti-corruption drive. Since his election in 2016, Presid...

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More than 500 hikers evacuated from Indonesian volcano after earthquake

More than 500 hikers evacuated from Indonesian volcano after earthquake

At least 16 people were killed , and more than 160 injured. The two women ended up stuck on the mountain overnight, unable to get down the mountain until yesterday, as numerous trails and bridges h...

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Mueller reportedly wants to grill Trump over obstruction of justice

In other tweets yestersday, Trump called the Mueller investigation a "TOTAL HOAX" and reiterated his view that several Justice Department officials involved - including former FBI director James Comey...

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Hero dog who saved lives after natural disaster poisoned to death

A 2014 study by Italian researchers examined diagnostic data of 870 dogs in Rome and found that poisoning was the second-most-common cause of death for dogs, with more than 17 percent of them dying ...

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Tommy Robinson freed on bail after winning contempt challenge

The 35-year-old admitted the charge and was jailed in May for filming outside Leeds Crown Court during a trial. Bannon, a highly-controversial figure of the American right, has hailed Robinson as "t...

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Tajikistan accuses Iran of training perpetrators of attack claimed by ISIS

Tajikistan accuses Iran of training perpetrators of attack claimed by ISIS

In light of this incident we recommend United Kingdom tourists to Tajikistan , particularly those hiking or cycling in the southern part, to exercise extreme caution and vigilance during their visit....

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Trump Holds Florida Rally

Trump is praising DeSantis as "a tough, brilliant cookie" and predicts: "He's going to be your next governor". "You go out and you want to buy anything you need ID, you need a picture", Trump said at ...

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Zimbabwe soldiers clash with opposition supporters as ruling party wins majority

Zimbabwe soldiers clash with opposition supporters as ruling party wins majority

Mnangagwa. MDC did not immediately respond to the parliamentary results but earlier on Wednesday party leader and presidential contender Nelson Chamisa , 40, said the presidential results were bein...

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US, Italy are ‘almost twin countries’

US, Italy are ‘almost twin countries’

Conte thanked Trump for his "warm hospitality". "I applaud the prime minister for his bold leadership, truly bold, and I hope more follow this example, including leaders in Europe". US President Don...

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All eyes on Virginia court as Paul Manafort's fraud trial begins

All eyes on Virginia court as Paul Manafort's fraud trial begins

It's the first trial to result from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into potential ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian Federation. "It was a tremendous amount of ...

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Thousands Evacuate due to Mendocino Fires

Thousands Evacuate due to Mendocino Fires

They both started on Friday. At least seven buildings have been destroyed by the Mendocino Complex Fire, and another 12,200 are threatened. Crews worked throughout the night to reinforce containment...

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Zimbabwe's ruling party wins control of parliament

Zimbabwe's ruling party wins control of parliament

The observers also flagged a misuse of state resources, including food aid, instances of intimidation and bias among traditional leaders and state media, which it said were all used to sway the electi...

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Tommy Robinson: Why was he released?

Tommy Robinson: Why was he released?

Lord Burnett said that, if found in contempt of court at the fresh hearing, Robinson may even be given a longer jail term. Robinson was jailed in May after he filmed people involved in a criminal tr...

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Hundreds of Trump supporters and foes gather early ahead of Tampa rally

He encourages her with a giant smile, chanting, "Build the wall". After he got a tepid response from congressional Republican leaders to his suggestion that he would shut down the government over th...

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Jim Acosta and Wolf Blitzer react

He wrote that he was anxious the "hostility" spurred by Trump could eventually result in someone getting hurt. "Not the truth. And you know better". Both Trump and his supporters appear happy to ign...

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Trump calls on US attorney general to end Russia probe 'disgrace'

Manafort worked for pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine. This is a awful situation and Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now, before it continues to stain our ...

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Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead

Flight from Pembroke to P.E.I. crashes, three people reported dead

Monday warning of a plane in distress and possibly headed to the Greenville airport. The twin-engine plane was traveling Monday from Pembroke, Ontario, to Prince Edward Island in Canada. The plane d...

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334 migrants rescued by Spanish coastguard

334 migrants rescued by Spanish coastguard

Sea rescue service reported that on Saturday was rescued by 334 people with 17 boats. A year ago the overall number dropped to little more than 700,000, according to Eurostat. The IOM and the United N...

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Trump said a lot in Tampa but nothing about a 'witch hunt'

The tweet is sure to renew Democratic complaints that Trump is wrongly challenging the independence of the special counsel. In a tweet Wednesday morning, the president blasted Special Counsel Robe...

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Trump threatens USA government shutdown over border wall

Trump threatens USA government shutdown over border wall

As the Trump administration slowly works to reunite most , but not all , of the thousands of migrant parents and children it forcibly separated, there is a growing call from Republicans and administ...

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Ten dead as earthquake hits tourist island near Bali - Ireland

Ten dead as earthquake hits tourist island near Bali - Ireland

The number of casualties could increase as data was still being collected from other locations on the island, he said. A 30-year-old Malaysian woman was among the dead, he said, adding that those hu...

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Greece fire death toll at 91, 25 people remain missing

Greece fire death toll at 91, 25 people remain missing

They have been joined by coastguard special operations forces, including divers able to reach depths of 120 metres and using underwater scooters to cover greater distances. His trip, a week after the ...

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ANC says land identified for expropriation

The leadership conference of South Africa's ruling African National Congress party has accepted the credentials of the delegates, opening the way for the start of voting to choose the party's top of...

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Cambodia strongman in power for 33 years declares landslide poll victory

Cambodia strongman in power for 33 years declares landslide poll victory

The Prime Minister from the Cambodian People's Party (CPP) voted early morning in Takhmau in the Kandal province, 15 km from here. But dissatisfaction with corruption and a growing youth populatio...

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Royal family in turmoil as Crown Jewels are stolen

Royal family in turmoil as Crown Jewels are stolen

Police said in a statement that they were alerted to the theft at 11.44am. 'We have some different information about how exactly the boat looked. The motorboat is described as small and open, th...

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Trump and Conte cement populist front

Trump and Conte cement populist front

The annual appropriations process is moving faster than it has in years, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he's intent on making sure it doesn't get bogged down in ideological spats....

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Zimbabwe election: Both sides certain of winning

Zimbabwe election: Both sides certain of winning

For his part President Emmerson Mnangagwa , boss of the Zanu-PF and presidential candidate, had said, confident in victory. The EU mission says this is a preliminary statement and more is expected ...

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There will be civil war: Mamata

There will be civil war: Mamata

BJP President Amit Shah hit back at a press conference, saying Banerjee was "spreading confusion" with her claims of "civil war". "In 2019, all opposition parties will come together". "The NRC wil...

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United Kingdom far-right activist Tommy Robinson freed on bail

Robinson's lawyer, Jeremy Dein, argued in July that procedural "deficiencies" had prejudiced the case. The court dismissed Robinson's appeal against an earlier contempt of court finding relating to ...

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Trump Considering Sales of Guns Made by 3D Printers

Trump Considering Sales of Guns Made by 3D Printers

Washington State, which, according to the statement , is joined by Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania , Oregon, Maryland, New York, and the District of Columbia in the lawsuit , a...

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Philippines Car Bombing Linked to Pro-Islamic State Group

Philippines Car Bombing Linked to Pro-Islamic State Group

One soldier, five members known of the Citizen Auxiliary Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) and four civilians were killed. A van driven by a foreign-looking suspect was stopped at a military checkpoi...

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USA detects new activity at North Korean missile factory

USA detects new activity at North Korean missile factory

North and South Korea are among the 45 countries participating in this year's Asian Games. "There's no reason at this point to doubt that they do relate to Korean War losses", said John Byrd, a ...

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Norwegian police defend cruise ship guards who killed polar bear

Norwegian police defend cruise ship guards who killed polar bear

The polar bear was then shot dead "in an act of self-defence" by another guard, company spokeswoman Negar Etminan said. A helicopter brought the injured guard to the nearby town of Longyearbyen on S...

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Those excluded in NRC won’t be taken back by Bangladesh

Those excluded in NRC won’t be taken back by Bangladesh

South Asia director at Human Rights Watch Meenakshi Ganguly urged Indian authorities to act swiftly "to ensure the rights of Muslims and other vulnerable communities in Assam are protected from statel...

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Sean Spicer accused by old classmate of using N-word towards him

Sean Spicer accused by old classmate of using N-word towards him

The people waiting in line initially laughed at Lombard bringing up his past with Sean, but gasped and groaned at the n-word allegation. Security immediately began escorting Lombard away, but he conti...

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Camera catches van appearing to splash pedestrians on goal in Canada

Camera catches van appearing to splash pedestrians on goal in Canada

An employee of an Ottawa contractor has learned this the hard way, getting fired after a dash-cam video went viral, reports the CBC . According to the Ottawa Sun newspaper, the driver will not...

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Trump following Manafort updates as trial kicks off

Trump following Manafort updates as trial kicks off

On Tuesday morning, Judge Ellis rejected Mr. Manafort's request to bar prosecutors' use of about 50 documents from Mr. Manafort's years of consulting work in Ukraine. Six women and six men were sworn ...

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