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Hong Kong, ASEAN sign free trade agreement

Hong Kong, ASEAN sign free trade agreement

Cambodia is ready to take full advantage of new opportunities brought about by recently-signed free trade and investment agreements between Asean and Hong Kong, the Commerce Minister said yesterday. T...

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Australia v Honduras: Tim Cahill ready to lead Socceroos to Russian Federation

Both sides failed to convert chances in the opening quarter, with Australia looking shaky early but Honduras failing to convert several promising raids down the Socceroos' flanks. "The videos show mor...

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Taliban used night-vision goggles to attack Afghan forces

On Monday the Taliban killed eight Afghan police officers after hiding in a cemetery near the village of Pule Regi and watching the police officers with the night-vision goggles, according to The New...

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Moon to Visit China Next Month

Moon to Visit China Next Month

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday met South Korean President Moon Jae-in and urged South Korean businessmen to boost their investments in the Philippines. However, these issues were not mentioned du...

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Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies

In 2015, while he was mayor of Davao City, Mr. Duterte said in an interview with Esquire that he had stabbed someone to death when he was 17 years old. Thousands of other deaths remain unsolved, acc...

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Will AG Sessions Appoint Another Special Prosecutor?

Robert Goodlatte of Virginia, the Judiciary Committee's Republican chairman. The letter comes in response to the repeated appeal of Rep. Robert Goodlatte (R-Va.), chairman of the Judiciary panel, wh...

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Donald Trump messes up ASEAN handshake, Twitterati lose it!

Donald Trump messes up ASEAN handshake, Twitterati lose it!

Then, looking around, he turned to the leaders that flanked him - Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to his right, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to his left - and simply extended his ...

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North Korean soldier defects to South Korea at truce village

A JCS official quoted by Yonhap news agency said the South's soldiers heard a gunshot and then retrieved the unarmed soldier in the mid-afternoon. The injured soldier left his guard post in front ...

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US Army lifts ban on recruits with mental health history

US Army lifts ban on recruits with mental health history

Though waivers for recruits with a history of mental health issues were banned in 2009, the news outlet reported that the latest unannounced policy change had been enacted in August as officials beg...

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Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea

Xi Jinping: China to Maintain Peace in the South China Sea

President Trump personally asked his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping , to help resolve the case of three UCLA men's basketball players who were arrested for shoplifting while in Hangzhou for a tourna...

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Jury Deadlocked in Bribery Trial of Democratic Senator Menendez

Jury Deadlocked in Bribery Trial of Democratic Senator Menendez

Today the jury in his bribery trial told the judge they were deadlocked on all counts. Walls said the comments have had no effect on the jury and told the attorneys, "She was on your side". When the j...

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Two terrorists killed in J&K's Handwara

Two terrorists killed in J&K's Handwara

The policemen retaliated, killing the two militants, he added. The ultras shot at special police officer Ranbir Singh, who was posted on duty near deputy commissioner's office, a police office offic...

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Vaishno Devi: NGT caps number of pilgrims at 50000 a day

Vaishno Devi: NGT caps number of pilgrims at 50000 a day

The tribunal said that once the limit is reached for the day, additional pilgrims proceeding towards the shrine will be stopped either at Ardhkumari or Katra , DNA reported. The Tribunal also order...

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Ivanka Trump sides with blue-state Republicans on tax reform compromise

Ivanka Trump sides with blue-state Republicans on tax reform compromise

Trump has been promoting the plan at appearances throughout the country, including a chat last month in the Philadelphia suburb of Bucks County. Democrats and some Republicans from highly taxed...

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Dodgers, Padres Reportedly Will Play Series in Mexico Next Season

There haven't been any Major League Baseball regular-season games played outside the United States or Canada since the Dodgers opened their 2014 season against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia....

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Sudanese President Omar Bashir visits

Sudanese President Omar Bashir visits

Al-Bashir's visit comes in response to an invitation by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, the official SUNA news agency reported. Bashir arrived at the Entebbe International airport at 11:00am, a...

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Justice Asif Khosa of SC rescues himself from Hudaibiya Paper Mills reference

Justice Asif Khosa of SC rescues himself from Hudaibiya Paper Mills reference

Justice Khosa , who was appointed to head the bench, distanced himself from the case as soon as the court proceedings started and said, "I think the registrar's office made a mistake by putting this c...

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Putin, Erdogan Hold Joint Press Conference After Meeting in Sochi

Putin, Erdogan Hold Joint Press Conference After Meeting in Sochi

Putin and Erdogan emerged after a marathon four-hour-long meeting. The two leaders mainly focused on economic relations between Turkey and Russian Federation, underlining the success of normalizatio...

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Loose Talk Against Chief Justice Is Damaging, Warns Supreme Court

Loose Talk Against Chief Justice Is Damaging, Warns Supreme Court

Justice Mishra told the counsel that it was possible that somebody could have used the names of judges to tell their clients that they would get a favourable order. The college was barred from admitti...

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Sen. Rand Paul returns to Washington

Sen. Rand Paul returns to Washington

As Paul arrived in the Capitol, a smiling Sen. Police say Rene Boucher, 59 years old and a longtime neighbor of Mr. Paul, came onto Mr. Paul's property on November 3 and attacked him from behind. Bo...

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7 wounded in shooting at Gary nightclub

7 wounded in shooting at Gary nightclub

Dawn Westerfield, department spokeswoman. At least seven people were shot in a nightclub and one person is in custody, said police in Gary, Indiana. Authorities say seven people have been shot and o...

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Lebanese cardinal arrives in Saudi Arabia to meet PM Saad Hariri

Lebanese cardinal arrives in Saudi Arabia to meet PM Saad Hariri

At the end of the November 6-10 session of the Catholic Council of the Patriarchs and Bishops of Lebanon, the prelates said their pain "is the continuation of wars in the countries of the Middle East,...

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ANAMBRA 2018: Police, others battle ready as IPOB threatens voters

ANAMBRA 2018: Police, others battle ready as IPOB threatens voters

They should release Biafrans. "We hereby warn all commercial vehicle operators to please stay away from Anambra State starting from the evening of the 17th of November because any vehicle seen will ...

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Donald Trump Jr. Messaged With WikiLeaks During Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump Jr. Messaged With WikiLeaks During Presidential Campaign

And when WikiLeaks suggested tweeting out a link to its site hosting Clinton campaign chair John Podesta's hacked emails, he did so. Speaking to supporters at the rally on October 10, Trump held up ...

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Fortnight-long firearms amnesty begins on November 13

Fortnight-long firearms amnesty begins on November 13

Essentially, if anyone has received a suspended/custodial or youth detention sentence of more than three months but less than three years, they can not possess a firearm or ammunition for five years a...

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Omaha soccer to visit FIU in NCAA opener

Omaha soccer to visit FIU in NCAA opener

State (8-5-4) is in the tournament for the first time since 2009. MI will make its sixth tournament appearance overall and the first since 2012 after claiming the Big Ten Championship. The victor wi...

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EDDIE BERGANZA Terminated by DC ENTERTAINMENT

EDDIE BERGANZA Terminated by DC ENTERTAINMENT

And while that is slowly changing, with the popularity of Wonder Woman and women-led comics from the likes of Gabby Rivera and Rainbow Rowell, the Berganza story is clear and undeniable proof that w...

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Four in Zimbabwe court over Grace Mugabe heckles

Four in Zimbabwe court over Grace Mugabe heckles

This is the first time Zimbabwe's military has directly criticized the infighting in ZANU-PF and marks a rift between Mugabe and an institution that has been a key pillar of his power. Some powerful a...

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Xi urges Abe to improve China-Japan ties

Xi urges Abe to improve China-Japan ties

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Manila on Monday on the sidelines of a series of regional summits. Abe told reporters about the agreement just after meet...

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New Sydney ferry to be named Ferry McFerryface

New Sydney ferry to be named Ferry McFerryface

The name was voted on by hundreds of Sydneysiders in a competition which allowed the public to be part of maritime history. Nearly unbelievably, the most popular name was actually Boaty McBoatface ...

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Kremlin channel RT confirms registering as foreign agent in US

US intelligence agencies said in a report in January that the television station, which broadcasts on cable in the United States, is "Russia's state-run propaganda machine" and that it contributed to ...

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Detroit police chief embarrassed after cops from neighboring precincts trade punches

Detroit police chief embarrassed after cops from neighboring precincts trade punches

Police sources tell 7 Investigator Jim Kiertzner that two dozen officers were involved and there was pushing and shoving involved. In a recent press briefing Detroit Police chief, James E. "I am t...

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Supreme Court takes up First Amendment challenge to California abortion law

Supreme Court takes up First Amendment challenge to California abortion law

National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v. Becerra [cert. petition, pdf] challenges California's Reproductive FACT Act [text], which requires pregnancy resource centers to post notices that...

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British parliament to be given vote on Brexit deal

British parliament to be given vote on Brexit deal

The amendment requiring parliamentary approval of any deal was supported by 10 Tory rebel MPs, who have forced the government's hand on an issue. "As we move forward, we stand ready to work with MPs...

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Trump Asks Chinese President to Help Resolve LiAngelo Ball's Shoplifting Thing

Trump Asks Chinese President to Help Resolve LiAngelo Ball's Shoplifting Thing

The Bruins were stationed in China to prepare for a season-opener against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on Saturday. Xi promised the players will receive fair treatment and their cases would be ...

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New charges announced in hazing death of Penn State frat pledge

New charges announced in hazing death of Penn State frat pledge

District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller said investigators recovered video from the now-closed Beta Theta Pi fraternity that someone tried to delete. "The video was deleted after brothers were made aware...

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George HW Bush apologizes after sixth woman alleges groping

George HW Bush apologizes after sixth woman alleges groping

I was really, really confused", Corrigan told Time . Time noted Corrigan is the sixth woman to claim that Bush grabbed them during a photo op. Corrigan told TIME that she was emboldened to sh...

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4 dead in crash on I-94, eastbound lanes closed at Allard

4 dead in crash on I-94, eastbound lanes closed at Allard

Shaw said Armonie and Alesia are brother and sister. State police say the game utility vehicle was passing different vehicles at a rapid in the left path of eastward Interstate 94 in Harper Woods ...

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Hate Crimes in US Increased by Five Percent in 2016

Hate Crimes in US Increased by Five Percent in 2016

According to the data, most of the reports were "single-bias incidents". The FBI specified that about 58 percent of hate crimes in 2016 were motivated by racial prejudice, with more than half of tho...

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Mookie Betts Rolled A Perfect Game

Mookie Betts Rolled A Perfect Game

Betts displayed his talent in a different sport in Nevada when he rolled a flawless 300 in the Professional Bowlers Association's World Series of Bowling. He finished second at the 2017 event while be...

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