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Omarosa Says Trump Might Revoke Melania's Citizenship if Things Go Sour

For the past week the circus that is Donald Trump's Washington has had a new ringmaster - and Omarosa Manigault Newman , a former senior Whit...

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Thousands stranded - and hundreds dead - as relentless monsoon floods batter India

In a series of tweets, the PM said, "I salute the people of Kerala for their fighting spirit. the nation stands firmly with Kerala". More than...

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South Pacific hit with 8.2 magnitude earthquake

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at a depth of 348 miles and was located 174 miles northeast of Fiji's Ndoi Island. No injuries o...

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Merkel, Putin Complete ‘Serious and Detailed’ Talks After Three Hours, Kremlin Says

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin speak during their meeting at the German government guest house Meseber...

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Were Colorado girls strangled? Father’s lawyers requested DNA swabs from children’s necks

Shanann Watts and her two daughters initially went missing on August 13, with a friend saying she dropped her off at the Watts' home in the ear...

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Chinese plane slides off Manila airport runway in heavy rain

The emergency crew of the airport ground staff had initiated the evacuation of passengers. All the passengers and crew of Xiamen Air Flight 86...

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BC wildfires prompt provincewide emergency

According to the B.C. Wildfire Service, fires burning closest to Kamloops are the 114-hectare Monte Lake Fire and a 3.2-hectare blaze near Wentw...

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USA abuse builds pressure for church accountability

Attorneys general around the US have been largely silent this week about any plans to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania's that uncov...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Former Indian prime minister dies after illness aged 93

The decorated gun carriage carrying his mortal remains left the BJP headquarters on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg around 2 pm. "We have learnt with...

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Omarosa may have as many as 200 White House recordings

Manigault Newman said on MSNBC , invoking one of Mr. Trump's favorite phrases to convey his sincerity, "my tapes are much better than th...

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€5bn wiped off Italian bridge operator Atlantia after Genoa disaster

A French woman identified only as Leonine said she was travelling across the bridge with her husband and three-year-old son at the time of t...

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Trump vows to yank security clearance for DOJ's Bruce Ohr

The bipartisan group of USA intelligence figures, which included Robert Gates , George Tenet , David Petraeus, James Clapper and Leon Panett...

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Manafort judge says he's received threats, won't name jurors

Rejecting the request about the jury, Ellis said "to do so would create a risk of harm to them". The judge in former Trump campaign chairman...

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Pentagon: China building bombers, training pilots for missions against U.S.

China is deploying "increasingly advance military capabilities meant to coerce Taiwan " in a bid to prevent self-governing Taiwan from declarin...

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Trump brushes off McRaven jabs after yanking ex-CIA chief's clearance

Ohr has drawn scrutiny from House Republicans as a result of his links to Fusion GPS, the research firm behind a controversial dossier alleging ...

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Former cricketer Navjyot Singh Sidhu arrives in Pakistan

Navjot Singh Sidhu welcomed the "change" in Pakistan brought about by the advent of the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government. Th...

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Trump's military parade postponed as reports claim cost has spiralled to €80m

The announcement came hours after the Defense Department released an updated cost estimate for the planned parade , which pegged the price ...

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Taliban Kills at Least 35 Afghan Soldiers at Military Outpost

However, latest reports indicate at least 34 people were killed in the attack and 56 others have sustained injuries. One witness told Reuters th...

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Australian's Parliament speech on 'final solution' condemned

The trailblazing MP said Mr Anning had " spat in the face of millions of Australians , spewing hate and racism" in his first speech to parliam...

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Imran lauds Vajpayee’s services for Pak-India ties in condolence message

Vajpayee was among India's most popular politicians and a founding leader of the ruling Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party. An agreement...

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Colorado man arrested after wife and two daughters disappear

Christopher Watts remained held without bail in connection with three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of tampering with evidence...

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Trump connects Russian Federation probe, action on Brennan

Trump's claims of no collusion are, in a word, hogwash", Brennan wrote. In an op-ed for The Washington Post , McRaven praised Brennan as "a...

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Malaysia court rules Kim Jong-nam assassination trial can proceed

Siti Aisyah, 25, from Indonesia, and Doan Thi Huong, 29, from Vietnam , are accused of murdering Kim Jong Nam by smearing nerve agent VX on his...

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Trump signs defense authorization bill in New York visit

This continues a smear campaign against the war hero who represents a pre-Trump Republican party, before the GOP platform was officially changed...

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Trump Signs Fiscal 2019 Defense Authorization Act at Fort Drum Ceremony

China and the U.S. are now locked in a trade war following Trump's slapping of additional tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, as well as d...

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USA rests its case against former Trump aide Manafort

The witness, Paula Liss, testified that not only hadn't Manafort himself disclosed to the agency the existence of his foreign accounts, but neit...

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Trump strips former Central Intelligence Agency chief John Brennan of security clearance

The New York Times had mentioned that "t$3 wo of the targets Ms. Sanders cited, James B. Comey, who was sacked by Mr. Trump as F.B.I. directo...

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Trump slams media as 'opposition party' while papers defend free press

Pritchard said the Globe made a decision to seek the editorial response after, at an August 2 political rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., President ...

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Afghanistan: 20 civilians, 100 security forces killed in Ghazni

Afghan officials said USA special forces units were on the ground helping to coordinate air strikes and ground operations and the US military sa...

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Ex-CIA Director John Brennan Lashes Back at Trump's 'Abuse of Power'

Mr Brennan, who was director of the Central Intelligence Agency under Mr Trump's predecessor Barack Obama, has been a sharp critic of Mr Trump, ...

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