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Mattis seeks to defuse tensions during visit to China, but gaps remain

Xi Jinping has clearly stated that China won't surrender even an inch of its territory. Mattis, a former Marine general, angered the Chinese ...

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German police investigate 21 deaths after employee caught poisoning colleague's lunch

The 56-year-old man, named only as Klaus O, was detained back in May after surveillance video showed him opening a colleague's lunchbox and putt...

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Couple Jailed For Life Over Murder Of French Nanny Sophie Lionnet

Ouissem Medouni and Sabrina Kouider were handed down a life sentence on Tuesday morning by Judge Nicholas Hilliard QC, at the Central Criminal...

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Trump and Putin to meet in Helsinki in July

On Wednesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee: "I'm confident that when the president meets with V...

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'Rape, rob or murder': Kiwi charged over USA home invasion

He then attempted to enter the home, and eventually "he got a brick and attempted to break that door down", the sheriff said, adding that the "a...

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Trump gets new Supreme Court pick as critical 'swing vote' resigns

You never had one!" The Supreme Court is an institution that shapes America. "This could have huge repercussions". He was often referred to ...

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Kremlin aide says time, place for Putin-Trump summit set

The United States initially sanctioned Russia over its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Crimea and its backing for a pro-Russian uprising in eas...

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Who is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old Democratic giant slayer?

Ms Ocasio-Cortez, a former Bernie Sanders volunteer from a Puerto Rican family, won with 57.5 percent of the vote. She will face Republican An...

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How to read Turkey's election results | Comment

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory for his ruling AK Party in Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections, overcoming the biggest...

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USA judge orders separated families be reunited

U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw granted the injunction in a case brought by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of some of the fami...

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New York Politician Attacks ‘Greedy Jewish Landlords’ - Could He Win Race?

Crowley, head of the Queens County Democratic Party , is chair of the House Democratic Caucus, the fourth-highest ranking position in Democrati...

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Hundreds Attend Funeral For Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz

It shows the men dragging Guzman-Feliz along the ground as he desperately claws at a brick wall. Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz was stabbed i...

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Brexit Bill becomes law, allowing Britain to leave the EU

British Prime Minister Theresa May called the legislation's approval a "historic moment for our country, and a significant step towards delive...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets Joe Crowley in NY congressional primary

It was a long shot, but it was at least a way to build a political movement. She graduated from Boston University in 2011, and worked in US Sena...

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U.S., Russian Federation agree to hold summit in ‘third country’, Kremlin says

Mr Bolton defended the decision for the two leaders to meet, saying Mr Trump would raise "full range of issues" with Mr Putin. Mr. Putin's spo...

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Entire Ocampo police force detained over candidate's murder

A Mexican political candidate has been murdered , and those suspected of being involved include the town's entire local police force. The inv...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s success will shake the Democratic party to its core

Ocasio-Cortez gained some internet attention for a campaign video called "The Courage to Change", a two-minute spot for which she wrote the ...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: The Democrat who challenged her party's establishment -- and won

Ocasio-Cortez's trouncing of Crowley (she won by 14 percentage points) is a national natural disaster that will reverberate to the very top of t...

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Trump Responds to Kennedy’s Retirement: We’ll Begin Search for New Justice ‘Immediately’

Trump already has a list of 25 candidates - 24 judges and Utah Sen. Kennedy's retirement gives Trump the opportunity to appoint his replacem...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Just Made The Democratic Party Safe For Democracy Again

Shed rallied at Standing Rock, the site of Native American protests against a natural gas pipeline that would cut through their North Dakota lan...

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Treasure trove seized from former Malaysian PM worth up to $273m

Billions of dollars are unaccounted for from the fund, set up by Mr Najib. "We will let the authorities take action", he said when met at an Umn...

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Travel ruling could boost other immigration suits

The 5-4 decision was a big victory for Trump in the court's first substantive ruling on one of his administration's policies. The decision -...

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Syrian military launches assault on Daraa, forcing at least 45000 to flee

Syrian Army units have successfully overrun rebel forces in northeast Daraa; recapturing the entire Lajat region including the strategic town of...

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US judge orders separated families must be reunited within 30 days

They accuse the administration of denying the parents and children due process; denying the immigrants, many of whom are fleeing gang violence i...

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Former NATO chief denied visa waiver for U.S. entry

The United States has denied entry to the former secretary general of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and former Spanish foreign m...

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Border patrol official: Zero tolerance enforcement over

The statement said a "small number of children" that were separated for reasons other than zero tolerance will remain separated, listing general...

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NEW YORK HORROR: Wrong teen butchered on sidewalk

On Monday morning (June 25), authorities located and arrested Kevin Alvarez, 19, who was charged with murder, manslaughter and other felonies...

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Iraq conducts air strike on Islamic State position in Syria

The raid occurred on Friday and destroyed three homes in the area connected by an underground tunnel, the statement added. The attack targeted...

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Italy demands new regulations for migrants at tense European Union summit

Anti-migrant parties - and governments in Hungary and Italy - have been fomenting public fears of foreigners and have won support doing so. ...

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Wildfire grows in eastern Lake County, reports of burned homes

Strike teams 2002C and 2870C, with crews from the Alameda County, Berkeley, Fremont, Hayward and Oakland fire departments departed the Bay Area ...

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