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Mamoudou Gassama: Mali 'Spiderman' to be made French citizen

Mamoudou Gassama: Mali 'Spiderman' to be made French citizen

The daring rescue that earned this migrant citizenship. Some clichés are there for a reason-in the case of Malian immigrant Mamoudou Gassama rescuing a toddler on the verge of falling from a fou...

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Poland seeks permanent United States troop presence to deter Russian Federation

Poland has long asked for such American support as troops and a permanent military base, requests which have increased since Russian Federation annexed Ukraine's Crimea region four years ago, accord...

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In Italy, Populists' Bid To Form Government Fails After Presidential Veto

Italy's President Sergio Mattarella on Monday asked Carlo Cottarelli to try and form a government after an attempt to form a populist coalition failed. What Italians call the "spread", meaning the ga...

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‘Catastrophic’ flash floods hit outside Baltimore; crews conduct water rescues

As the flood waters receded late Sunday, officials were just beginning the grim task of assessing the destruction. "Our administration is closely monitoring the situation and working in partnership ...

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Watch now: Jason Seaman, Noblesville shooting hero teacher, speaks about incident

Watch now: Jason Seaman, Noblesville shooting hero teacher, speaks about incident

Lynas said Seaman emphasised character a year ago when he coached her son. The shooting happened inside Seaman's seventh-grade science class. One student was also shot. On Friday, May 25, just one wee...

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Hawaii Kilauea volcano: Lava flow creeps closer to geothermal power plant

Mike Kaleikini, a spokesman for the plant insisted lava was dangerously close to the wells but said so far unsafe hydrogen sulphide has not been released. Satellite imagery and analytics firm DigitalG...

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Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee

Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee

Authorities say the victim slipped a note to a staff member that said "Call the cops". A Florida woman escaped the clutches of her abusive, gun-toting boyfriend by passing a note to an unlikely re...

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Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

The officials held two briefings to allow lawmakers to review classified information after President Donald Trump asserted, without providing evidence, that the Federal Bureau of Investigation " i...

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Flash flooding hits Maryland community

Flash flooding hits Maryland community

Ellicott City has been rebuilding since the 2016 flooding damaged and destroyed businesses. "They can give the money to residents, but not to the business and property owners, and those are the peopl...

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Fire rips through Europa-Park, Germany's biggest theme park

Fire rips through Europa-Park, Germany's biggest theme park

Europa-Park is the largest theme park in Germany and second in largest in Europe, after Disneyland Paris. Pirates in Batavia opened in 1987 and offered a seven-minute boat ride through the "exotic E...

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Second 1000-Year Flood in Two Years Slams into Historic Maryland City

Flooding on Main Street in Ellicott City swelled to the point that it nearly reached the top of a stop sign, The Baltimore Sun reports. Authorities say Ellicott City , on the west bank of ...

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South Korea: Kim Jong Un is OK with 'complete' denuclearization

South Korea: Kim Jong Un is OK with 'complete' denuclearization

It will happen!" he tweeted . Kim, in a dispatch issued by the North's state-run news service earlier Sunday, "expressed his fixed will on the historic ( North Korea )-U.S. The North hasn't openly ...

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South Korea says North Korea committed to Trump summit and 'complete' denuclearization

South Korea says North Korea committed to Trump summit and 'complete' denuclearization

The New York Times reported the reversal as a sign of conflicting approaches within the administration. She also said it was up to the Americans whether they would "meet us at a meeting room or enc...

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Italian president to meet prime minister over disputed government lineup

Italian president to meet prime minister over disputed government lineup

Italian prime minister-designate Giuseppe Conte on Sunday remitted his mandate after President Sergio Mattarella nixed his choice of euroskeptic economist Paolo Savona as finance minister. Mattarell...

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Joshua Holt, American held hostage in Venezuela, arrives in Washington

Joshua Holt, American held hostage in Venezuela, arrives in Washington

In televised comments earlier this month , the No. 2 official in Venezuela's ruling Socialist Party, Diosdado Cabello, described Holt as "the head of US espionage in Latin America" and said that he...

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Armed citizen kills shooter at Oklahoma City restaurant

Armed citizen kills shooter at Oklahoma City restaurant

Authorities are still investigating a shooting that injured several people at a popular spot at Lake Hefner in northwest Oklahoma City. Alexander Tilghman is seen in the profile photo for his Yo...

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United States warships sail near 'China's islands' in South China Sea

United States warships sail near 'China's islands' in South China Sea

Beijing has been building artificial islands and deploying military infrastructure on the Paracels, as well as on the Spratly Islands. The two U.S. warships involved Sunday were carrying out manoeuv...

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Will Power finally wins the Indy 500

Will Power finally wins the Indy 500

Patrick's vehicle began to spin out on lap 68. I thought there are only a couple little things that I can reflect on in the short-term right now that maybe could have made a difference. Patrick's boyf...

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USA officials cross into North Korea ‘to prepare Trump-Kim talks’

USA officials cross into North Korea ‘to prepare Trump-Kim talks’

Pyongyang has been targeted in three USA -led United Nations sanctions resolutions since Trump took office previous year. President Trump said Saturday that talks for a summit with North Korea ...

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Trump admin. briefs Congress on tentative deal with China's ZTE

Trump admin. briefs Congress on tentative deal with China's ZTE

In addition, the United States will install USA compliance officers within ZTE to make sure things remain as they should. The Commerce Department did not immediately respond to a call seeking fu...

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Abe backs Trump's cancellation of U.S.-N. Korea summit

He told reporters that working level talks with Pyongyang "are going very, very well". A senior USA official says the North Koreans stood up an American delegation last week seeking to make arrangem...

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Two Palestinians killed by Israeli tank fire in Gaza

Two Palestinians killed by Israeli tank fire in Gaza

Israeli military tanks shelled the Gaza Strip on Sunday, killing at least two Palestinians. Home to almost two million Palestinians, the Gaza Strip has been reeling under a crippling Israeli blockad...

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Russian Federation must face justice over flight MH17, says Boris Johnson

Russian Federation must face justice over flight MH17, says Boris Johnson

Russia's leader branded accusations by Britain as "tosh" and warned the United Kingdom it was worsening its relationship with Moscow. "They have practically no doubt that the BUK missile came from ...

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Amber Alert issued for abducted child in NY

Amber Alert issued for abducted child in NY

He has since admitted to burying his girlfriend's body, but says he didn't kill her. Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts say they don't have high hopes of finding Owen alive. The alert said the child, ...

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Ireland's historic abortion referendum: What it means for the people

Ireland's historic abortion referendum: What it means for the people

An amendment campaign emerged in 1981, brought together various "pro-life" groups to lobby for constitutional protection of the "unborn". "What Irish voters did yesterday is a tragedy of histori...

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North and South Korea's leaders meet inside DMZ

North and South Korea's leaders meet inside DMZ

The Moon-Kim meeting, which came Just days after Trump canceled his planned June 12 summit with Kim in Singapore , was unexpectedly announced after it had already wrapped up. After some fiery N...

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This Week: 'Spygate' Sham Escalates, A Cohen Ally Cooperates With The Gov't

Meanwhile, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., defended the House Intelligence Committee's requests for records from the DOJ about the Russian Federation investigation , following several weeks of a con...

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Backchannel with 'Dracula' helped free Utah man in Venezuela

Instead, the couple was arrested on June 30 at her family's apartment in a government housing complex on the outskirts of Caracas. They had planned to move to the US with Candelo's two young daughters...

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"Active shooter" taken into custody at IN middle school

Another student also in the classroom at the time of the attack told told Fox 59 Seaman "swatted" the guns away from student shooter before tackling him to the ground. Parents said that he intervene...

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Putin has lost faith in Trump's promise to improve US-Russia relations

Putin has lost faith in Trump's promise to improve US-Russia relations

Abe is banking on Putin, who in March won election to a second consecutive six-year term as president, and to his fourth term overall, to make a landmark decision over the contested isles off Japan's ...

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