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China threatens to slap import tax on $60 billion of United States imports

China threatens to slap import tax on $60 billion of United States imports

China has already retaliated against some of these measures. The answer was actually first given by Trump first , when in a candid CNBC interview the president said that he was not only watchin...

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Multiple protests over currency drop continue in Iran

Multiple protests over currency drop continue in Iran

Thus, even though these sanctions are imposed only by the USA, their severity will make most European, Chinese and Indian companies think twice before daring to do business with Iran. One hundred an...

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Suspected Russian spy found working at US embassy in Moscow

Suspected Russian spy found working at US embassy in Moscow

That the Russian spy could have had access to information that compromised USA national security, the Secret Service added, was "erroneously reported". The woman had access to emails, the embassy's ...

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Manafort trial day 4: Bank fraud and bookkeepers

Manafort trial day 4: Bank fraud and bookkeepers

Laporta was granted immunity in exchange for her testimony, and she said she helped the two men commit financial fraud while working on Manafort's tax returns. Manafort has a second trial schedule...

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South Sudan’s President Says New Peace Deal Will Not Collapse

South Sudan’s President Says New Peace Deal Will Not Collapse

Sudan will pass the baton to Kenya to lead the third and final round of peace talks, said Ahmed. "The 2016 conflict was forced on us, this is why when we signed the agreement I signed with 26 rese...

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President Donald Trump arrives in OH for rally

President Donald Trump arrives in OH for rally

First lady Melania Trump, in a statement, distanced herself from the broadside, which resembled a racial dog whistle, and praised James' efforts. "It's really kind of shocking because this should be...

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Trump approves disaster aid for California amid devastating wildfires

Trump approves disaster aid for California amid devastating wildfires

A tower of smoke pours from Cow Mountain as Burney, California firefighter Bob May keeps a watch on surrounding vegetation for spot fires during a wildfire off Scotts Valley Road, near Lakeport, C...

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15 killed, over 50 injured as explosions rock mosque in Afghanistan

15 killed, over 50 injured as explosions rock mosque in Afghanistan

The bomber slipped undetected through a side door, said Asrat. The surrender followed the Afghan army's decision to take over security in the eastern city of Jalalabad in IS's main stronghold of ...

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Major natural disaster rocks Lombok island

Major natural disaster rocks Lombok island

Following Sunday's quake, a tsunami warning was issued but later lifted. However, an initial warning of a tsunami with waves of up to 0.5 metre was later withdrawn. The quake was felt some 100km awa...

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Quake hits Indonesia's Lombok island; tsunami possible

Lombok, about 40km (25 miles) east of Bali, attracts tourists from around the world to its beaches and hiking trails. There have been no immediate reports of casualties. The quake was felt for sever...

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Three Foreign Workers Abducted, Killed In Kabul

Three Foreign Workers Abducted, Killed In Kabul

Kabul Police spokesman, Hashmat Stanakzai , said that initial reports suggest the victims were Macedonian, Indonesian and Indian nationals . The 3 were identified after the police recovered ident...

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Vintage plane's crash in Switzerland kills all 20 people on board

Vintage plane's crash in Switzerland kills all 20 people on board

The Swiss news website 20min.ch quoted police spokeswoman Anita Senti as saying that police now know all 20 people on the Junkers Ju-52 propeller plane died in the crash Saturday near the Alpine resor...

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Federal judge orders Trump administration to restore DACA

Federal judge orders Trump administration to restore DACA

Bates in April became the third federal judge to order the administration to restart renewals for people previously approved for DACA. "The court has already once given DHS the opportunity to re...

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Imran Khan tells British diplomat to return embezzled money stashed in UK

Imran Khan tells British diplomat to return embezzled money stashed in UK

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday summoned Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ( PTI ) Chairman Imran Khan on August 7 in an ongoing inquiry against his alleged misuse of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa go...

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Chinese activist arrested during live TV interview

Chinese activist arrested during live TV interview

Retired academic Sun Wenguang, who is in his mid-80s, was speaking live to a Chinese-language TV show for Voice of America (VOA ) when the authorities suddenly showed up. 'What are you doing? It's il...

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Tens of thousands protest Israel's 'racist' Jewish nation law in Tel Aviv

Tens of thousands protest Israel's 'racist' Jewish nation law in Tel Aviv

Haaretz stated that "the plan outlines a Basic Law and a regular law that will recognise the contribution of minorities who defend the country by "enshrining eligibility for the benefits of minority ...

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Little girl dies after mother drowns her in Florida river

Little girl dies after mother drowns her in Florida river

Divers began searching the river at 4:16 p.m., and Je'Hyrah was found at 4:30 p.m. Despite emergency personnel's attempts to revive her, she was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Denson's daughter,...

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Iran naval drills underway amid tensions with U.S.

Iran naval drills underway amid tensions with U.S.

Citing US government officials, CNN and Fox News said on Thursday that Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps started the exercise, involving more than 50 gunboats. USA officials have indica...

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Korea logs record-high temperature of 40.7 C

Korea logs record-high temperature of 40.7 C

It was the highest temperature recorded in the country since the KMA started compiling data in 1907. In Seoul, the temperature reached 39.6 degrees. Japan isn't the only Asian nation battling soarin...

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Caracas drone explosion 'attack on Venezuela President Maduro' - government

Caracas drone explosion 'attack on Venezuela President Maduro' - government

Soldiers at the event were then seen running in different directions before the televised transmission was cut off. Venezuela's government reported Saturday afternoon that several explosions, heard ...

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Jacinda Ardern Returns To Work Six Weeks After Giving Birth

Jacinda Ardern Returns To Work Six Weeks After Giving Birth

In an interview with The Associated Press, Ardern also said New Zealand was among many nations concerned about where a tit-for-tat trade war between China and the USA might lead, and that the noti...

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Climber 'dug shelter' to survive mountain ordeal in New Zealand

Climber 'dug shelter' to survive mountain ordeal in New Zealand

He's said to be in relatively good condition, despite his ordeal. The device sent a signal to a private supplier in Texas. During the almost seven days he was out alone, the man endured winds of u...

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Saudi-led coalition says Houthi behind killing of civilians in Hodeidah, Yemen

Saudi-led coalition says Houthi behind killing of civilians in Hodeidah, Yemen

More than 10,000 Yemenis, mostly civilians , have been killed in the war, and about 3 million have been displaced . People walk past damaged cars at the entrance of Al-Thawra hospital after an...

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The Internet Can't Stop Plucking at Paul Manafort's $15,000 Ostrich Jacket

The Internet Can't Stop Plucking at Paul Manafort's $15,000 Ostrich Jacket

One member of the jury nodded in apparent agreement when US District Judge TS Ellis cut off the prosecution's questioning to ask her if she was afraid of being prosecuted herself. Manafort". He sa...

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AMBER Alert issued for child allegedly abducted from DC airport

AMBER Alert issued for child allegedly abducted from DC airport

Police said JinJing was part of a tour group visiting from China but left the group to use the bathroom. Ma was believed to be in extreme danger after she was last seen Thursday leaving the airpor...

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100 goats escape enclosure in Idaho, chow down on neighborhood lawns

100 goats escape enclosure in Idaho, chow down on neighborhood lawns

Residents of the Summerwind Drive neighborhood on the west side of Boise said the goats showed up about 7 a.m. Friday and started eating plants. The Washington Post reported on the incident, as di...

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First person charged with breaching new burka law in Denmark

First person charged with breaching new burka law in Denmark

They also told her to either remove her veil or leave the public area, but she made a decision to keep her headwear on. He stressed that the assault had nothing to do with the niqab. Should the woma...

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Bill Lee Stuns Field, Wins GOP Nomination for Tennessee Governor

Bill Lee Stuns Field, Wins GOP Nomination for Tennessee Governor

Congratulations to Bill Lee of Tennessee on his big primary win for Governor last night. Blackburn , an ally of President Donald Trump , would break ground as the first woman Tennessee ever elec...

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Tornado-warned cell brings scary skies to Ottawa

The FOX 2 Weather Authority team hasn't seen any verification of a touchdown here in MI, but we did see winds around 60 miles per hour and some broad rotation showed up on radar. Environment Canada me...

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Sanders refuses to disavow Trump's claim about media

Sanders refuses to disavow Trump's claim about media

Sulzberger later issued a statement saying that he was concerned that the president had labelled the media an " enemy of the people " and that he warned that this "inflammatory language is contribut...

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Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza

Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza

Palestinians have also flown balloons and kites attached to incendiary devices across the border, starting hundreds of fires inside Israel in recent months. It said the army responded with riot disp...

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Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn "Clearly Didn't Write" Newspaper Piece On Anti-Semitism

Corbyn's leadership, tweeted to her 14.3 million followers. Labour had been too slow in processing disciplinary cases over antisemitism and "haven't done enough to foster deeper understanding o...

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Eighteen dead as Russian helicopter crashes soon after take-off

Eighteen dead as Russian helicopter crashes soon after take-off

It was carrying 15 passengers and three crew members, the Emergencies Ministry said. A Mi-8 helicopter, similar to this, has crashed in Siberia. It is believed the helicopter was taking workers to...

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Israeli military faces Druze uproar over Jewish nation law

Israeli military faces Druze uproar over Jewish nation law

It said that the law "sends an unequivocal signal to the Palestinian citizens of Israel, to the effect that in this country they are not at home ". "I have chose to stop serving this country". "I...

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Protests expected as Denmark's veil ban begins

Protests expected as Denmark's veil ban begins

The Copenhagen protesters marched from Norrebro, a neighborhood with a strong immigrant population, to the Bellahoj police station, which lies on the outskirts of the city. "I refuse to believe th...

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Saudi-led coalition strikes on Yemen’s Hodeidah fishing port kill 26

The Red Cross said on Twitter it was sending medical equipment to Al Thawra Hospital to treat 50 people in critical condition following the attack on its main gate. Al-Maliki said the coalition had al...

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U.S. Sanctions Russian Bank Over North Korea

State Department spokesperson told Reuters . According to the US State Department, about 100,000 North Koreans have been working overseas in recent years, earning as much as $2 billion a year for t...

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Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock was 'mentally ill, paranoid and delusional', brother says

Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock was 'mentally ill, paranoid and delusional', brother says

PHOTOS: These are the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting Earlier this year, US prosecutors charged a man accused of selling illegal armor-piercing bullets found in Paddock's room at the Mandalay ...

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NY dad in global custody dispute shoots son, wife, ex

NY dad in global custody dispute shoots son, wife, ex

Shea said a building caretaker called 911. James Shields , and his son Giacomo James, and ex-wife Linda Othof. The elder Shields said his grandson was "a attractive boy" and defended his son as a...

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Judge: Trump team '100 percent responsible' for reuniting migrant families

Judge: Trump team '100 percent responsible' for reuniting migrant families

The ACLU claimed that the government provided "no potentially viable addresses" for 120 parents whose children remain in USA custody. During the status conference, the deputy director of the ACLU'...

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