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Texas police search for woman who rings doorbell and disappears

Texas police search for woman who rings doorbell and disappears

She was caught on the creepy security footage which the resident sent to police. The house was in Sunrise Ranch, the same neighborhood as the one whose doorbell the woman had tried to ring. Pretty s...

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Parliament withdraws Expropriation Bill

Parliament withdraws Expropriation Bill

Herman Pretorius is just the kind of white South African farmer US President Donald Trump expressed concern for when he barged into the country's delicate land reform debate by ordering an investiga...

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Activists under house arrest: Dissent is safety valve of democracy, says SC

Activists under house arrest: Dissent is safety valve of democracy, says SC

Provocative speeches were made at the Elgar Parishad, which triggered the violence, according to an FIR registered in a Pune police station. Both were charged with non-bailable offenses under Section ...

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Mattis Makes Announcement on the Future of Military Exercises With South Korea

Mattis Makes Announcement on the Future of Military Exercises With South Korea

We have done no planning for suspending others. "But right now, there are no plans to go further". But Mattis declined to say when the next large-scale military exercises in South Korea might be h...

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Police Search For Mystery Woman Ringing Doorbells In Texas

Police Search For Mystery Woman Ringing Doorbells In Texas

The grainy video , captured around 3:20 a.m. on Friday, shows a woman walking up to a house and ringing the doorbell. The Montgomery Country Sheriff's Office was alerted and have said they are "c...

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Trump says lawyer will leave White House after Kavanaugh vote

Trump says lawyer will leave White House after Kavanaugh vote

But before the reported clash over Manafort, McGahn had already extensively cooperated with Mueller in a way that could have incriminated Trump in the ongoing investigation into possible obstruction...

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Chinese Hacked Hillary's Email Server

Trump's tweet also comes amid an ongoing trade war with China . Trump said in April 2017 China may have hacked the emails of Democratic officials to meddle with the 2016 presidential election. Ac...

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Trump finally orders flags lowered to honor John McCain

Trump finally orders flags lowered to honor John McCain

Some think it could be to rename a building in his honor . Richard Russell, a Georgia Democrat who, like McCain, chaired the Armed Services Committee. "There may be some curmudgeon that wouldn't want...

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Sanctions unlikely to stop Iran oil exports completely - Saudi adviser

Sanctions unlikely to stop Iran oil exports completely - Saudi adviser

In his statement that was cited over at Iran-based Tasnim news agency , the navy official said that the Iranian armed forces can single-handedly "ensure the security of the Persian Gulf ", a decla...

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Rouhani vows to defeat 'anti-Iranian' officials in the White House

Rouhani vows to defeat 'anti-Iranian' officials in the White House

With rapidly rising food prices, a dramatic currency collapse and the reimposition of United States sanctions after it abandoned the nuclear deal, many Iranians are in a bleak mood. The lawmakers, who...

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Scallop wars: British fishermen ask for protection from the French

Scallop wars: British fishermen ask for protection from the French

The French accuse the British of breaking a "gentlemen's agreement" which has seen both French and British boats allowed to harvest the scallop beds which technically speaking the French are banned fr...

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Sen. James Inhofe: McCain Is 'Partially to Blame' for Flag-Raising Controversy

Sen. James Inhofe: McCain Is 'Partially to Blame' for Flag-Raising Controversy

It's an obvious move, and in fact it's standard with figures like McCain for the flag to be lowered until internment, but reports indicate that Trump really, really didn't want to do it. Former pres...

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Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week

Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week

The six-term senator, longtime lawmaker and former presidential nominee lost his battle with an aggressive form of brain cancer a little more than a year after revealing the diagnosis. Past dignit...

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Trump Orders Flags Lowered: 'I Repsect Senator John McCain's Service'

I have tried to serve our country honourably. Graham concluded his remarks by saying that without McCain, he'll be on a lonely journey "for a while" and that he shouldn't be looked upon to replace h...

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Ramaphosa's land reform policy gets backing from British PM Theresa May

Ramaphosa's land reform policy gets backing from British PM Theresa May

With Britain due to leave the European Union in March 2019, May is seeking to bolster Britain's ties with other regions around the world, notably Africa. The bell was given to a BBC reporter at a Br...

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Bees besiege Times Square street, drawing swarm of tourists

Bees besiege Times Square street, drawing swarm of tourists

Who knows what will happen to them now, but at least the world is safe again, thanks to our very own Bee Avenger. Lauriano couldn't immediately say where the massive group of bees would be taken, bu...

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A blockbuster primary in Florida and three-way fight in Arizona

A blockbuster primary in Florida and three-way fight in Arizona

The GOP Senate primary to replace Flake has pushed candidates to the right in order to woo voters, and that could hamper Republican efforts to hang on to the seat this fall. Trump yesterday reiterated...

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Holy calamari: Giant squid washes up on New Zealand beach

Holy calamari: Giant squid washes up on New Zealand beach

Three brothers, Daniel, Jack and Matthew Apling were on the south coast of Wellington . "My brother said 'what's that over there?' and pointed it out", Daniel told Newstalk ZB . Another adde...

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McConnell Calls for ‘Gang’ to Decide How to Honor John McCain

McCain's body will be laid to rest on Sunday, and flags on all government buildings - including the one over the White House and the adjoining office building - will fly at half staff until then. Bu...

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Colombia anti-corruption referendum fails to meet quorum

Colombia anti-corruption referendum fails to meet quorum

For each question to be valid, it must be voted on, at least, by a third of the electoral census that contemplates about 36 million voters; that is, for more than 12 million citizens. At the final t...

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The Florida primary election results

The Florida primary election results

Then in December, Trump tweeted out his support for DeSantis, who wasn't even in the race at the time . While Putnam was focused on a grassroots campaign, DeSantis was an nearly nightly feature o...

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Hurricane Maria caused almost 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico, new study estimates

Hurricane Maria caused almost 3,000 deaths in Puerto Rico, new study estimates

A spokesman for Gov. Rossello said the governor would speak at a Tuesday afternoon press conference. "Yes, in hindsight, things could've been handled differently". The storm made landfall on Puerto Ri...

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Texas Company Will Send 3D-Printable Gun Files Directly To Customers

Texas Company Will Send 3D-Printable Gun Files Directly To Customers

The owner of a company that makes blueprints for 3D-printed guns said Tuesday that he has begun selling instructions for making the guns despite a court order barring him from uploading the directio...

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In This Conflict, Everybody Is Accused of War Crimes

In This Conflict, Everybody Is Accused of War Crimes

The experts have also chronicled the damage from coalition airstrikes over the previous year. The coalition has also imposed severe naval and air restrictions in Yemen since March 2015, including at...

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French environment minister quits live on radio with anti-Macron broadside

French environment minister quits live on radio with anti-Macron broadside

Hulot was formerly the star presenter of the hit Ushuaia environmental TV programme in France and had repeatedly turned down offers to enter government by previous French presidents. "I hear his disap...

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Donald Trump colours in the American flag wrong at children's hospital

Donald Trump colours in the American flag wrong at children's hospital

The frames on which the President paints the flag was placed by the Secretary of health and human services Alex Azar . And yet it seems that the President of the United States has a tough time rememb...

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Trump takes on Google in complaints about social media

Trump takes on Google in complaints about social media

Trump's rant concluded with: "This is a very serious situation-will be addressed!" In a pair of tweets posted before 6 a.m., the president said the results included only "the viewing/reporting ...

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Prominent NFL player to take part in Sen. John McCain's funeral service

Prominent NFL player to take part in Sen. John McCain's funeral service

Rick Davis, a former presidential campaign manager for Senator McCain who is serving as a family spokesman, read the farewell message on Monday at a press briefing in Phoenix. Instead, both the presid...

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Iran Signs Deal With Syria to Deepen Military Cooperation

Iran Signs Deal With Syria to Deepen Military Cooperation

Israel has expressed concern over Iran's growing influence in Syria, accusing Iran of seeking to establish a foothold near the frontier with the Jewish state. The province is home to almost 3 million ...

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Denver boy killed himself after being bullied at school, Mom says

Denver boy killed himself after being bullied at school, Mom says

The Denver Channel cites the county coroner's office, which on Monday said Jamel died by hanging around 11pm Thursday. Although Pierce was accepting of her son, she said kids at school weren't a...

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Iran Lawsuit Asks UN Court to Lift US Sanctions

Iran Lawsuit Asks UN Court to Lift US Sanctions

The International Court of Justice ( ICJ ) is hearing Iran's lawsuit against the United States over President Donald Trump's decision to re-impose sanctions on the Islamic Republic after he withdrew...

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Theresa May shows off her dance moves during Cape Town school visit

Theresa May shows off her dance moves during Cape Town school visit

Last week South Africa accused U.S. President Donald Trump of stoking racial divisions after he said he had asked Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to study South African "land and farm seizures" and t...

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Dershowitz: 'Greatest Risk' to Trump Is From NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller Probe

Dershowitz: 'Greatest Risk' to Trump Is From NY Prosecutors, Not Mueller Probe

Federal prosecutors in NY are investigating whether the Trump Organization was involved in campaign finance violations connected to former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen . Among them was The Washington ...

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Giant squid washes up on a beach and it's an absolute monster

Giant squid washes up on a beach and it's an absolute monster

Daniel, Jack and Matthew Aplin were driving along the south coast of Wellington , New Zealand, last weekend when they got a little bit distracted. An online commenter compared the brothers' find ...

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President Trump, Kenyan President Kenyatta Speak on Trade and Terrorism

President Trump, Kenyan President Kenyatta Speak on Trade and Terrorism

We are here to renew that partnership. The Kenyan officials could be seen staring and just smiling as their colleagues from the U.S. side jotted down notes during the trade talks. Uhuru and First La...

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US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

US Senator John McCain dies after brain tumour battle

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Mr McCain's lifetime of public service had been "an inspiration to millions". "He traveled the world to meet personally with Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen...

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Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald to take part in Sen. John McCain's funeral service

Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald to take part in Sen. John McCain's funeral service

President Donald Trump ordered the flag flying above the White House re-lowered to half-mast on Monday as a sign of respect for Sen. Mr Trump's statement broke his silence about the senator's de...

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US Judge Extends Ban of Online 3D Printed Gun Blueprints

US Judge Extends Ban of Online 3D Printed Gun Blueprints

The states sued to challenge that decision, saying the change affected domestic policy too and the federal government did not follow the proper process for such a decision. The State Department said t...

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John McCain to lie in state at U.S. Capitol Rotunda

John McCain to lie in state at U.S. Capitol Rotunda

McCain's memorial website says that before his passing, Admiral Larson reserved four plots of land - for him, Senator McCain and their spouses - near where they first met, at the U.S. He also asked f...

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Condolences pour in after the death of John McCain

Condolences pour in after the death of John McCain

He was elected to the Senate from Arizona six times but twice thwarted in seeking the presidency. One Twitter user responded to the tweet with, " John McCain was a better man on his worst day than...

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