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'All Will Stay in Mexico': Trump Threatens to Close Southern US Border

'All Will Stay in Mexico': Trump Threatens to Close Southern US Border

Under a "safe third" agreement, the USA could force migrants to seek asylum in Mexico. The incoming Mexican administration, which takes office on December 1, is facing extraordinary pressure to de...

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Chuck Grassley Goes After Roberts for Trump Comments

Chuck Grassley Goes After Roberts for Trump Comments

While correlation does not imply causation, it does suggest that Trump's constant bleats and tweets about biased judges represent an odd strategy to tilt the scales of justice. His remarks this we...

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BOAT CRUISE ACCIDENT: 30 confimed dead, 27 rescued, says Police

BOAT CRUISE ACCIDENT: 30 confimed dead, 27 rescued, says Police

Onlookers observe the scene as Ugandan police carry away the bodies of victims of a boat which capsized in Lake Victoria near the capital, Kampala, Uganda Sunday, Nov. There are also reports some resc...

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US Climate Report Says Disasters Will Get Worse

US Climate Report Says Disasters Will Get Worse

The report says warming-charged extremes "have already become more frequent, intense, widespread or of long duration". The report lays out the impacts of climate change on natural resources and en...

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Girl Who Penned Essay On Gun Violence Killed By Stray Bullet

Girl Who Penned Essay On Gun Violence Killed By Stray Bullet

Sandra, 13, was watching television at the time, her sister, Tatiana Ingram, told the television station WISN . Tragically, her death was caused by someone who just chose to they were going to shoot ...

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Bomb attack on mosque kills 26 Afghan troops during Friday prayer

Bomb attack on mosque kills 26 Afghan troops during Friday prayer

The incident took place this afternoon during Friday prayers in Mandozai district of Khost province. Shortly after the attack, Captain Abdullah, an army spokesman in Khost , specified that the ex...

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UAE Signals Jailed British Student Could Be Freed In

UAE Signals Jailed British Student Could Be Freed In "Amicable Solution"

The UK government has condemned the sentence and said it could have serious diplomatic consequences for the relationship between the two allies. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt had warned that the v...

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Alabama Police: Mall Shooting Suspect Still at Large

Alabama Police: Mall Shooting Suspect Still at Large

Police said while Bradford "may have been involved in some aspect of the altercation, he likely did not fire the rounds that injured the 18-year-old victim". Hoover police have not confirmed to t...

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Stone Ally Negotiating Plea with Mueller

Stone Ally Negotiating Plea with Mueller

It's unclear if the charges against Assange are related to Mueller's investigation, but WikiLeaks was singled out in an indictment last summer against a group of Russian intelligence officers accuse...

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Violence flares across region as gunmen attack China consulate in Pakistan

Violence flares across region as gunmen attack China consulate in Pakistan

Soon after the firing began, police, security forces and commandos of the Pakistan Army rushed to the site and cordoned off the area. According to previous media reports , Achu was killed in an...

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Man shoots and kills woman in Florida Walmart before getting awa

Man shoots and kills woman in Florida Walmart before getting awa

Cronin was taken to a hospital, where she died. In a Facebook post Saturday night, Ocala police identified the suspect as 54-year-old David Johnson. A woman who was shopping in the garden section of...

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Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan

Mexico's new government agrees to Trump's 'asylum waiting room' plan

Mexico's previous leaders have resisted American calls to halt the flow of Central American migrants through Mexican territory and have regarded the issue of illegal immigration through the U.S. Nor d...

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Anti-gay marriage groups win Taiwan referendum battle

Anti-gay marriage groups win Taiwan referendum battle

More than 11,000 seats are up for grabs in municipalities, counties, townships and villages, with the southern city of Kaohsiung a key battleground for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), w...

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PTI MNA Faisal Vawda arrives at Chinese Consulate gun in hand

PTI MNA Faisal Vawda arrives at Chinese Consulate gun in hand

China has said it "strongly condemns" Pakistan consulate attack. "These are the women who are ahead of everyone", Sindh provincial chief Murad Ali Shah was quoted as saying by Pakistan Today . "The...

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Mattis says US-South Korea military exercise will be scaled back

Mattis says US-South Korea military exercise will be scaled back

It's unclear how the United States and South Korea chose to scale this particular exercise back, though usually such actions have come at the behest of South Korea, who both has more to lose from fo...

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GRU Chief Dies After 'Serious And Long Illness'

GRU Chief Dies After 'Serious And Long Illness'

Colonel-General Igor Korobov, 62, who has run Russian spy agency the GRU since 2016, died on Wednesday, the Russian defence ministry said today. The Netherlands believes the agency has tried to hack...

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Dust storm in Australia delays flights, engulfs Opera House

Dust storm in Australia delays flights, engulfs Opera House

Sydney and Canberra are on alert for a massive dust storm "the size of Tasmania" which is descending on the cities today. "We may see some red afternoon skies", he said. "Worldwide and Domestic te...

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Acting head of GRU appointed

Acting head of GRU appointed

MOSCOW: The head of the Russian military intelligence agency linked to a series of notorious operations overseas has died after a long illness, the defence ministry said on Thursday. General Korobov ...

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Paul Caneiro, Keith Caneiro's brother, charged with setting own home on fire

Paul Caneiro, Keith Caneiro's brother, charged with setting own home on fire

Despite Keith Caneiro being found in front of the home deceased suffering from a gunshot wound, Gramiccioni said no firearm was found at the scene. The candlelight vigil for the Caneiro family too...

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South Korean wins vote to helm Interpol

South Korean wins vote to helm Interpol

Russian Federation accused its critics of overly politicizing the vote and campaigning to discredit Prokopchuk , calling him a respected professional. Interpol also says it enhanced the work of an ...

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Anti-Pelosi Dems publicly vow to oppose her speaker bid

Anti-Pelosi Dems publicly vow to oppose her speaker bid

The problem that this group of Democrats are running into is that they just don't have the numbers to unseat Pelosi-especially in the wake of Pelosi cutting deals with the progressive wing of the pa...

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Trump eager to ‘turn a blind eye' to Khashoggi murder - Turkish FM

Trump eager to ‘turn a blind eye' to Khashoggi murder - Turkish FM

Trump's comments come after days of affirming his support for Saudi Arabia . The aftermath of the killing bothered him, he said, but he argued the Central Intelligence Agency gave him conflicting i...

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Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

Saudi Arabia is facing its worst political crisis in decades over the killing of Khashoggi at Riyadh's consulate in Istanbul early last month, which has damaged the kingdom's standing and strained...

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Easter Island begs British Museum for statue return

Easter Island begs British Museum for statue return

The Hoa Hakananai'a - which means lost or stolen friend in the Rapa Nui language - was taken from Easter Island in 1868 by Commodore Richard Powell as a gift for Queen Victoria, who donated it to th...

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A resident of Morocco killed the beloved and made him lunch

A resident of Morocco killed the beloved and made him lunch

Local media reports it was the victim's brother who discovered the gruesome crime. Initially, the woman denied any involvement in the man's disappearance, according to police. But man's brother fo...

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WashPost: Trump Has Never Been Interested In Visiting Troops in Afghanistan, Iraq

WashPost: Trump Has Never Been Interested In Visiting Troops in Afghanistan, Iraq

President Donald Trump has told aides and White House officials that he was afraid to visit US troops in war zones, and didn't back the wars in Iraq or Afghanistan. Though Trump stated in an intervi...

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Shooting at Alabama shopping mall

Shooting at Alabama shopping mall

Rector said a 12-year-old girl also struck by gunfire was hospitalized. The teenager was shot during the altercation, Rector said. Police say a fight between two teens led to one opening fire on t...

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Some 85,000 children in Yemen may have died from hunger, charity finds

Some 85,000 children in Yemen may have died from hunger, charity finds

Impoverished Yemen has remained wracked by violence since 2014, when Shia Houthi rebels overran much of the country, including the capital, Sanaa . Although the government of President Abdu Rabo Ma...

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Gunmen storm Chinese Consulate in Karachi killing two police officers

The attack in Karachi on the Chinese consulate was claimed by a separatist group from Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan . None of the 21 Chinese nationals inside the large compound w...

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Two policemen killed as gunmen attack Chinese consulate in Karachi

Two policemen killed as gunmen attack Chinese consulate in Karachi

India has long accused Pakistan of supporting Islamist separatist militants fighting Indian security forces in the Indian part of the Himalayan region of Kashmir. Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mah...

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