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Russians charged with poisoning ex-spy, daughter in Britain

Russians charged with poisoning ex-spy, daughter in Britain

She said: "I come today to tell the House that based on a body of intelligence the Government has concluded that the two individuals named by the police and the CPS, are officers from the Russian Mi...

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Trump criticizes A.G. Sessions for charges against Rep. Collins

Trump criticizes A.G. Sessions for charges against Rep. Collins

No exaggeration: if any other elected leader in a Western democracy tried to instruct their top law enforcement official to shield their political allies from prosecution for political reasons like th...

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Democrat Pressley shocks 20-year incumbent

Democrat Pressley shocks 20-year incumbent

In a speech after her win, Ms Pressley said: "Change is coming and the future belongs to all of us". She solidly defeated Michael Capuano despite his long progressive record, including voting agai...

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Fire engulfs National Museum in Brazil

Fire engulfs National Museum in Brazil

The building was initially built as the palace for the royal family back in 1818 but has operated as a museum since 1982. Waziry added that the antiquities ministry stands in complete solidarity wit...

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Malaysian women caned under Islamic law for lesbian sex

Malaysian women caned under Islamic law for lesbian sex

Rights campaigners said it was the first time women in Malaysia have been caned for violating a syariah regulation which forbids same-sex relations. Around 100 people witnessed the punishment in the...

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Woman carrying baby leads Texas cops on a high-speed chase

Woman carrying baby leads Texas cops on a high-speed chase

According to the DPS, the woman had outstanding warrants and fled after a DPS trooper conducted a traffic stop. After the SUV ploughs into the back of a truck at a red light, Rodriguez, wearing blue...

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Democrats Denounce White House Decision to Withhold Kavanaugh Records

Democrats Denounce White House Decision to Withhold Kavanaugh Records

Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. In a letter sent on Friday to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Iowa Sen. Burck explained that, in all, he received just under 664,000 pages of documents and...

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Trump's Sketchy Inaugural Committee Received an Illegal Foreign Donation: Court Documents

Trump's Sketchy Inaugural Committee Received an Illegal Foreign Donation: Court Documents

In the early to mid-2000s, Patten worked in Moscow for another pro-democracy organization, the International Republican Institute, along with Konstantin Kilimnik , who has been charged by Mueller's...

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John McCain Honored As A Principled Politician, Beloved Father At Washington Funeral

John McCain Honored As A Principled Politician, Beloved Father At Washington Funeral

McCain was a six-term senator from Arizona, a former Republican nominee for president, and a Navy pilot who served in Vietnam where he endured five-and-a-half years as a prisoner of war. In a posthumo...

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Puerto Rican Telescope Operators Raise Funds For Cats That Survived Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican Telescope Operators Raise Funds For Cats That Survived Hurricane Maria

Ricardo Rossello. The official government estimate of 64 deaths was low because it counted only those directly attributable to the storm, such as drowning deaths or injuries caused when buildings co...

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Trump cuts funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency

Trump cuts funding for UN Palestinian refugee agency

A spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas denounced the decision as "a flagrant assault against the Palestinian people and a defiance of United Nations resolutions". That move - a reversal o...

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Labour MP Condemns Party Where 'Anti-Semitism Is More than Tolerated'

Labour MP Condemns Party Where 'Anti-Semitism Is More than Tolerated'

One Labour source dismissed the resignation's significance, telling The Guardian newspaper that "Frank has been looking for an excuse to resign for some time" and cited a grievance in his local party ...

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Hurricane Maria killed 2,975 in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria killed 2,975 in Puerto Rico

The Trump administration said Tuesday that it would continue to support efforts from Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to ensure "full accountability" and "transparency" surrounding the death toll...

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Racism looms large in Florida governor’s race

Racism looms large in Florida governor’s race

According to Politico , DeSantis has appeared on Fox News and Fox Business over 100 times in this year alone, and his ubiquitous appearance on the networks gave him the edge to win the Republican ...

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Russian Federation says biggest war games since Cold War are 'justified'

Russian Federation says biggest war games since Cold War are 'justified'

In remarks carried by Russian media, Shoigu said Vostok-2018 would "in some senses [be] even bigger" than 1981 war games staged in eastern Europe during the-then Soviet era. The vast scale almost doub...

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Trump warns Google, Facebook, Twitter to be careful

Trump warns Google, Facebook, Twitter to be careful

He claims that "literally thousands and thousands of complaints" have been received, adding, "It's not fair to large portions of the population". The Mountain View, California-based tech company s...

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Arizona public shows its respect for McCain ahead of memorial services

Arizona public shows its respect for McCain ahead of memorial services

In an apparent rebuke of the long serving US Senator, the flag above the white house was raised to full mast at midnight and remained so at first light on Monday morning. When it comes to the sitt...

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In latest White House exit, Trump to lose counsel McGahn

In latest White House exit, Trump to lose counsel McGahn

The White House is hopeful the Senate will confirm Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination in time for him to join the court when its new term starts October 1, with McGahn leaving shortly after the co...

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CNN Analyst: Criticism of Antifa Is ‘Donald Trump’s Appeal to Racism’

CNN Analyst: Criticism of Antifa Is ‘Donald Trump’s Appeal to Racism’

At stake in the November midterms, Trump told the audience, are all the gains he has made for conservative Christians. "The theme here is, 'I'm Donald Trump and I'll protect you from the scary blac...

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ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed in airstrike, US says

ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed in airstrike, US says

Forces-Afghanistan spokesman Lt. Col. Martin O'Donnell told Fox News. Abu Saad Erhabi and 10 other Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS ) members died in a joint operati...

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Trump wanted to connect to the investigation of the correspondence of Clinton

Trump wanted to connect to the investigation of the correspondence of Clinton

But requested Saturday how assured he became that Trump knew regarding the hacking ahead of it changed into public, Davis mentioned: "I am now not obvious". Legal scholar Alan Dershowitz says the case...

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Chicago fire: at least eight dead including six children, officials say

Chicago fire: at least eight dead including six children, officials say

On Monday, a grandparent of two students informed officials at the West Lawn school that they were related to the children who died in the fire. Fire commissioner Jose Santiago told reporters one ...

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Pompeo: US will 'vigorously defend' against Iran court challenge

Pompeo: US will 'vigorously defend' against Iran court challenge

Iran is going to the United Nations' highest court in a bid to have US sanctions lifted. Members of the International Court of Justice attend a hearing for alleged violations of the 1955 Trea...

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Trump orders flags flown at half-staff until McCain burial

Trump orders flags flown at half-staff until McCain burial

McCain, a prisoner of war in Vietnam, longtime USA senator from Arizona and 2008 Republican presidential nominee, died of brain cancer on Saturday at age 81. McCain denounced him for using language ...

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Facebook bans Myanmar's military mouthpiece

Facebook bans Myanmar's military mouthpiece

Min Aung Hlaing, the army's commander and widely viewed as a potential candidate for president. The report said Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, "has not used her de facto position as Head o...

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