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Palestinian gunman kills 2 Israelis in West Bank

They reportedly include Mr Naalwa's brother and sister. The alleged incident took place in a factory in the Barkan Industrial Park about 25 ...

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Unprecedented action needed to curb global warming

Temperatures could rise by 1.5 degrees Celsius as soon as 2030 if global warming continues at its current pace and the world fails to take rapid...

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MIT alumnus William Nordhaus wins Nobel Prize in economic sciences

The laureates of the Nobel Prize in Economics, William Nordhaus, left, and Paul Romer, are seen at a press conference at The Royal Swedish Aca...

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Tropical Storm Michael Could Turn Into 'Devastating' Hurricane Before It Hits Florida

A Hurricane Watch is in effect for the Florida panhandle, and a tropical storm watch is in effect much of Florida's west coast, reports the c...

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Brett Kavanaugh Sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Despite the increased security, Collins maintained that she's received a positive response from ME people since Saturday's vote, which confirmed...

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US First Lady Melania Trump wraps up solo African tour in Egypt

When asked about the fashion choice, Melania simply replied, "That's very important what I do, what we're doing with USAID and what I do with my...

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China tells Trump administration to stop its ‘misguided’ actions and allegations

That breakthrough coming from U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , who held talks with Kim Jong Un over the weekend. Pompeo said he and Ki...

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Vice President Pence Accuses China Of Trying To Interfere In U.S

Echoing accusations made by Donald Trump last week to the security Council of the united nations, Mr. Pence has made the indictment the more h...

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McConnell: Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

Following Kavanaugh's confirmation, Republican leaders invoked the word in an attempt to paint Democrats as "angry" and desperate to block t...

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Senate paves way for Kavanaugh confirmation

Lindsey Graham, a Republican who has worked closely with Democrats, fumed during an explosive Senate Judiciary Committee hearing last week whe...

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Brett Kavanaugh Sworn In as 114th Supreme Court Justice

Republicans emerged confident that the FBI investigation into the allegations unearthed no new corroborating details. Alaska's Lisa Murkowski...

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Kavanaugh Confirmation Likely - Collins: Yes; Manchin: Yes; Flake: Probably

Reaction against Collins's decision to support Kavanaugh was swift. U.S. Senator Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) also said Friday he will likely vote f...

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Nigeria's Buhari to face Atiku Abubakar in re-election bid

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, has said that the party will soon overthrow the All Progressive Congress (...

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The Five Places Melania Trump Will Visit in Nairobi

It may not have been the most glaring faux pas the hyper-scrutinized Trump has ever made. "I think she's kind and nice". Her stepsons have a...

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Japan to skip South Korea fleet event over ‘rising sun’ flag

North Korea on Friday joined South Korea in demanding that Japan not fly the flag, which both see as a symbol of the country's past military agg...

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State Police: 20 dead after crash in Schoharie

The deaths were the result of a two-vehicle accident in Schoharie, New York , that took place around 1:55 p.m. ET Saturday, according to New Y...

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Yazidis celebrate Murad’s Nobel prize as they mark top ritual

Ms Murad, the first Iraqi to win the award , was named the UN's first goodwill ambassador for survivors of human trafficking later that year. ...

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Haiti quake kills at least 11, injures others

The country's civil protection agency issued a statement saying several people were injured and some houses were destroyed in Port-de-Paix, Gros...

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Interpol chief Meng Hongwei under investigation, China says

Four minutes later, he sent the photo of the knife. Grace Meng said he travelled to the country in September for work. "As long as I can't s...

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Former President Lee gets 15 years in jail for corruption

Our Bae Joo-yon has more on the court verdict. A South Korean court on Friday sentenced former President Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in jail a...

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S Arabia to Survive ‘2,000 Years’ without US, Crown Prince Tells Trump

She told Agence France-Presse (AFP) that she believed Khashoggi "was kidnapped in this gangster's den that is supposed to be a consulate". Pr...

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Merkel in Israel to promote tight ties, as differences loom

Israel and Germany "share the view that everything must be done to prevent Iran from getting nuclear weapons", Merkel told the students during...

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Trump celebrates Kavanaugh victory at Kansas political rally

It was to fill the seat held by Anthony Kennedy, known as a "swing justice", and Kavanaugh's vote could tilt the court to the right because he...

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Pre-Viking-era sword discovered by girl paddling in Sweden lake

Accustomed to bumping into rocks and sticks as she played in the lake, Saga instead stumbled on an object in the mud with a handle. "As she h...

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Man, 23, dies after being bitten by sea snake in Australia

Craig Garraway, from St John Ambulance, told ABC News: "A trawler off Groote Eylandt had reported that one of their male crewmen had been bitte...

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Yale roommate: Kavanaugh lied under oath about drinking

Roche told Anderson Cooper on CNN that he was "shocked" when Kavanaugh said that a "Devil's Triangle" was a drinking game. "I can unequivoca...

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Turkish police 'believe dissident Saudi journalist was killed at kingdom's Istanbul consulate'

He said the consulate was equipped with cameras but they did not record footage, so no images could be retrieved of Khashoggi entering or leavin...

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Uncertain future for survivors in quake-shattered Indonesian city

About 1,700 houses in one neighbourhood were swallowed up by ground liquefaction , which happens when soil shaken by an quake behaves like a li...

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Collins announces support for Kavanaugh, making chances of confirmation almost certain

To cheers of supporters at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Trump declared it an "historic night", not long after signing the paperwork to mak...

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Protesters urge Senators to vote 'no' on Kavanaugh as decision looms

The vote unfolded with protesters shouting from the gallery. "We must listen to survivors", Collins declared Friday in a sweeping Senate floor...

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