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Disgraced Cardinal Pell behind bars for child sex crimes

Pell's lawyers had planned to request a continuation of his bail pending a planned appeal of his conviction, but suddenly withdrew that applicat...

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Scheer: Trudeau should resign over SNC-Lavalin affair

She said Trudeau told her that if Montreal-based SNC-Lavalin didn't get a deferred prosecution there would be jobs lost and the company would mo...

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Pakistan Army takes U-turn, says ‘only one’ Indian pilot in its custody

All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday expressed concern over the Indian pilot who was "missing...

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World's smallest surviving boy goes home from hospital

That baby, born in Germany in 2009 weighing 9.66 ounces had held the record for 9 years. The survival rate of the smallest babies is substanti...

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India says expects safe return of pilot held by Pakistan

He said that one Pakistani fighter jet was also shot down in the encounter. Meanwhile, Indian police say officials have recovered four bod...

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Trump delays imposition of increased tariffs on Chinese goods

Even in the interim, China could purchase more shipments as a show of good faith. Trump was too, which is why they got along and likely why Tr...

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Former Pak Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif sent back to jail from hospital

Sharif's daughter Maryam and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar were also convicted and sent to jail in the Avenfield case but granted bail along with S...

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High winds cause ice boom to give way in Lake Erie

Ice tsunamis are formally referred to as " ice shoves, ice pushes, or ivu " and have been studied throughout the last century. Videos posted o...

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Saved from Pakistani mob, downed Indian pilot becomes face of Kashmir crisis

He said Pakistani troops on the ground captured the Indian pilot . Ghafoor says the other pilot is in custody. Mansingh says a new doctrine w...

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Danny Burch: American oil worker freed after captivity in Yemen

Andrew Brunson, an American pastor who was detained in Turkey for two years, also won the president wide praise among his evangelical base after...

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Firefighters rescue very fat rat stuck in manhole cover

While Sehr was already on the scene, he could not free the rodent by himself. A rat packing on a little extra winter weight got stuck in a sew...

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Defer non-essential travel to Jammu, Kashmir, Pakistan: MFA

The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, issued a statement largely supportive of India, characterising its incursion five miles into neighbourin...

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'Miracle' moment pastor Alph Lukau 'resurrects man from the dead'

He said if one does not have papers as they are claiming in the circulating videos, there is still a repatriation procedure that they were suppo...

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Australian Cardinal George Pell Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse

Judge Peter Kidd revoked Pell's bail on Wednesday, granted for medical treatment after his 2018 trial, and he was immediately taken into custody...

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U.N. report: Last year saw highest number of Afghan civilian deaths

More civilians were killed a year ago in Afghanistan than at any time since records have been kept, according to a new report from the UN. Y...

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Iran president rejects Mohammed Zarif's resignation

The Guard's website quoted Soleimani Wednesday as saying that Zarif "is in charge of foreign policy" and has "always been supported and approved...

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US, Taliban talk troop withdrawal, counter-terrorism at peace talks

The talks in Doha, which will be the fourth time Taliban officials have met with American negotiators in recent months, are expected to focus ...

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Momo challenge: Game linked to child deaths tells boy to stab himself

At Halfway Houses Primary School on the Isle of Sheppey , staff were also intending to speak to pupils in today's assembly. In a Facebook p...

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GOP congressman taunts Michael Cohen ahead of public hearing

In brief comments after a full day of closed-door testimony in the Senate, Cohen said he would make his public case on Wednesday for why Ame...

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Venezuelan FM: US-led coup has failed

Vecchio wrote in a tweet that he met with Trump when the president made a speech in Florida. As for President Donald Trump's statement that ...

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NWS issues High Wind Warning starting Sunday, ending Monday evening

Central Maine Power said in a statement this weekend that it is aware of the impending high winds and assured customers that it will be closely ...

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Multiple killed after explosion at Cairo train station

Footage from a second camera showed people running from the explosion, some with their clothes on fire. Inside the station, the train's blackene...

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Wales basks in record temperatures

The mercury hit 20.3C in Trawsgoed, near Aberystwyth in Ceredigion - beating the previous benchmark of 19.7C, recorded in Greenwich in 1988. ...

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Mark Harris Says He Is Not Running In New Congressional Election

After last November's election, Harris appeared to have a 905-vote lead over Democrat Dan McCready . North Carolina's Board of Elections una...

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North Korea Still Remains Nuclear Threat, Says State Mike Pompeo

VIET PHUONG NGUYEN: To talk about that, we have to look back at the situation of Vietnam in the early 1980s. I just don't want testing. Du...

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Pakistan does not want to go 'towards war' with India — Military spokesman

Shortly after MEA said it was ascertaining Pakistan's claim that a missing IAF pilot was in its custody, Samajwadi Party president Akhile...

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Snake hitches ride from Australia to Scotland in woman’s shoe

Airlie further stated that Boxall thought she had seen a snake in her room while in Queensland . Ms Boxall only discovered it hiding in a sho...

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Iran's FM Zarif Resigns After Months Of Pressures By Hardliners

Iran's foreign minister has told colleagues he hopes his sudden resignation will reinforce the position of his country's diplomats. This is ...

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Two Dead As IAF Aircraft Crashes in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam

An eyewitness at the crash site in Budgam claimed that the crashed IAF Mig-21 was "a jet aircraft". The plane, that had taken off from Srinag...

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Pakistan minister urges 'better sense' from India after airstrikes

Pakistan's military has accused India's air force of violating its airspace, and says it scrambled jets in response. India routinely accuses Pa...

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