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Australia PM slams One Nation over Port Arthur shooting claims

Labor has committed to putting One Nation last on its how-to-vote cards, with leader Bill Shorten calling for the Liberals to do the same. ...

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Linda McMahon says she'll step down as head of Small Business Administration

She was considered a potential replacement for Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, were he step down , according to multiple reports . During an...

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Brexit: Parliament votes down May deal a third time

The vote left Britain's withdrawal from the European Union in turmoil. Unless there is some sort of intervention, Britain will crash out of ...

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California man sentenced to 20 years in prison for deadly hoax

Separately, Barriss pleaded guilty to making hoax bomb threats in phone calls to the FBI and Federal Communications Commission headquart...

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Trump threatens to shut Mexico border, again

Migrants are also appearing in greater numbers from Central America, rather than just Mexico, sometimes traveling in large groups dubbed caravan...

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Ex-Interpol chief who vanished in China charged with corruption

Last year, Interpol, the France-based global police coordination organisation, said Meng had resigned as its president after French authorities ...

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Pakistan tries to cool row over PM's comments on Afghanistan

But after clarifications from Khan and Pakistan's foreign ministry, Mashal will return to Islamabad , Afghan foreign ministry spokesman Sibgh...

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Pompeo expands abortion 'gag rule' overseas as he targets 'global abortion industry'

Such a policy is expected to close 90 percent to 95 percent of the loopholes that allowed NGOs to get around the Mexico City Policy's ban on t...

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Spanish Court: Intruder at N. Korean Embassy in Spain Contacted FBI

Details about the creation of the Cheollima Civil Defense group are hazy. It is named after a mythical winged horse. The organisation first ...

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Democrats still have many questions on Mueller report

After lengthy negotiations, Trump reversed his previous stance that he would be willing to submit to an in-person interview with the Mueller t...

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Ethiopian crash: Boeing sued in USA by Rwandan kids

The 737 Max was grounded worldwide after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed shortly after take off, killing all 157 people on board, earlier th...

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What Next? May offers to quit as lawmakers mull Brexit plans

Conservative MP Oliver Letwin, dubbed "Prime Minister for the day" as he oversaw the unprecedented process of "indicative votes", said the lac...

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Yemenis rally in support of Houthis to mark war anniversary

Iran-aligned Houthi forces traded artillery, mortar and rocket salvoes with troops of a Western-backed, Saudi-led coalition, with explosions hea...

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New Zealand PM Ardern Arrives at Memorial Service for Christchurch Victims

Ms Ardern, who was joined by representatives from almost 60 nations, including her Australian counterpart Scott Morrison, received a prolonged s...

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State Dept. to change maps showing Golan Heights as part of Israel

Trump's decision came two weeks after Graham visited the Golan Heights and called for the U.S.to recognize it as part of Israel . The up...

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Bangladeshi Woman With 2 Uteri Unexpectedly Gives Birth Twice, a Month Apart

Doctors discovered Sultana was pregnant with twins who were incubating in a previously undiscovered second uterus. She underwent an emergency ...

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North Korean officials return to liaison office after pullout

President Donald Trump. South Korean President Moon Jae-in was instrumental in brokering the talks process between the nuclear-armed, sanction...

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OxyContin Maker Settles Opioid Crisis Lawsuit With Oklahoma For $270 Million

As accusations have mounted about the company's sales strategies, the Sackler family that controls Purdue Pharma has faced personal lawsuits...

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House Democrats Fail to Stop Trump's Veto of Border Wall Resolution

But they didn't come close to winning enough Republicans to garner the two-thirds majority needed to override a presidential veto . It was a st...

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Patterson Pleads Guilty in Kidnapping of Jayme Closs

Patterson, 21, was charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide for the murder for James and Denise Closs , one count of ki...

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Facebook 'encourages, enables, and causes housing discrimination'

We're disappointed by today's developments, but we'll continue working with civil rights experts on these issues". It also says Facebook let adv...

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Bangladesh: Fire Breaks Out in Dhaka Office Building

Firetrucks hose down a building on fire in the Banani area on Thursday afternoon. He said at least eight other people were being treated at th...

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Barbara Bush: Angst Over Trump Gave Me a Heart Attack

Following that same CNN interview, Trump lashed out at the former Florida governor. In April of previous year, former First Lady Barbara Bu...

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Nadler: Barr Won't Commit To Releasing Unredacted Mueller Report And Evidence

Graham said Trump was unlikely to claim executive privilege on any of the material. "Now we're talking about doing great damage to the republi...

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Betsy DeVos Defends Slashing Funds for the Special Olympics

When questioned by the House committee how many children this cut would affect, DeVos admitted that she did not know. "I hope she dies a disgu...

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Pompeo urges Moscow in phone call to cease ‘unconstructive behavior’ in Venezuela

Venezuela's electrical infrastructure has suffered from underinvestment, lack of maintenance, a brain drain, as well as USA sanctions, which ha...

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2 people dead after shooting in Northeast Seattle

The bus driver, identified by the Seattle Times newspaper and other media as Eric Stark, 53, was shot but managed to turn the bus around and h...

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European Union votes to end mandatory daylight saving time

In a 2018 online public consultation, 84 percent of respondents in the European Union said they wanted to abolish the time change. Maltese M...

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Rescued migrants hijack cargo ship in Mediterranean Sea: Italian minister

Migrants hijacked a cargo ship in Libyan waters Wednesday and forced the crew to redirect the vessel north to Europe, according to Italian and M...

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Pope allows ring-kissing after earlier pulling hand away

Pope Francis allowed nuns and priests to kiss his papal ring during his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square on Wednesday, two days after a vi...

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