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First system of 2019 Atlantic hurricane season may form early this week

Even if the storm does develop, however, it is expected to move away from the U.S. East Coast and start weakening by Wednesday as "conditions ar...

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Tehran says Trumps ´genocidal taunts wont end Iran

The reimposed US sanctions have left the Iranian economy in tatters and Iran complains it has yet to see the promised economic benefit from th...

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Swiss voters approve tighter gun control

Fearing their country's tradition of shooting for sport might was under threat, rifle aficionados had opposed the change, saying it wouldn't mak...

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Paul Rudd portrays 'boring gay man' Pete Buttigieg on 'SNL'

In a series of tweets Sunday afternoon, Trump also disparaged Fox News host Wallace for saying Buttigieg had substance, and taunted Buttigieg ...

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Ford confirms plans to slash 7,000 jobs worldwide

Ford had signaled it expected significant job cuts in April 2018 when it announced it would phase out several small models in North America. ...

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Explosion hits tourist bus near Egypt's Giza pyramids

Another security source had earlier said the blast was caused by an explosive device next to the museum wall. Tourists arrived in Cairo airp...

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Boeing says it has corrected simulator software of 737 MAX jets

This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. The 737 Max, the workhorse aircraft of carriers, was ...

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Man accused of murder in NZ shootings also charged with terrorist act

New Zealand police said on Tuesday they were charging the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with enga...

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Final round of voting underway in India's marathon elections

The election is seen as a referendum on Modi's five-year rule. Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi traded insults throughout the campaign. ...

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Donald Trump: Iran attack would be 'met with great force'

A rocket landed in Baghdad's Green Zone near the U.S. Embassy compound on May 19 but caused no casualties or significant damage. Trump wr...

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Zelenskiy Sworn In As Ukrainian President, Says He's Dissolving Parliament

He ditched the idea of a traditional motorcade to his inauguration, walking to parliament in the capital of Kiev through a park packed with peop...

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South Korea to donate $8M in humanitarian aid to North

Lee also said the government has made a decision to allow managers of South Korean firms at the Kaesong industrial complex in North Korea to vis...

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Brexiteer Farage splattered in latest United Kingdom milkshake attack

Footage shows Farage walking among the crowds in Newcastle city centre. Farage's Brexit Party , which was formed only two months ago, is pr...

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Trump says he is pro-life but supports exceptions for rape and incest

The president's intervention came as anti-abortion states passed laws hoping to trigger a challenge to the 1973 Roe v Wade supreme court jud...

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Austrian President Sets Date for Snap Elections Amid 'Shameful' Video Scandal

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said that considering both the Social Democratic Party (SPO) and the Freedom Party (FPO) "are not what our country nee...

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Exit polls 2019: Toss-up between Cong & NDPP in Nagaland

Votes will be counted on Thursday and results are likely the same day. "Most of the exit polls are predicting the continuity of a stable gover...

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Eiffel Tower Evacuated in Paris

PARIS- Officers are still talking with a man who climbed up the side of the Eiffel Tower on Monday afternoon, triggering an evacuation of the ...

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United States should immediately stop provocative action in South China Sea: China

He said the maneuver was part of a Freedom of Navigation Operation (FONOP) in the South China Sea - the second to be conducted this month. T...

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Guatemalan child dies in USA custody - the fifth since December

A Border Patrol agent charged with allegedly hitting a migrant with a truck had a long history of overaggressive takedowns and hostile statem...

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Deutsche Bank staff flagged Trump and Kushner activity as suspicious

New reporting from The New York Times claims that higher-ups at Deutsche Bank killed internal inquiries into accounts held by the Trump an...

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Funeral set for Chicago woman strangled, baby cut from womb

The high school student went to Figueroa's home at least twice this year after connecting on the Facebook group and accepting Figueroa's offer...

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Al Jazeera Suspends Two Journalists Over Holocaust Video

Al Jazeera suspended two journalists for producing a controversial video claiming Jews exploited the Holocaust, and that Israel is the "great...

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GOP Rep. Amash becomes first Republican to call for Trump's impeachment

In another interview that aired on Fox News this morning , Barr said that "people have to find out what the government was doing during that pe...

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IRGC: Iran could easily hit US ships in Gulf

In recent weeks, concern has been increasing that National Security Adviser John Bolton , a long-time hawk on Iran who was instrumental in in...

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Read the White House letter directing Don McGahn not to testify

The White House is also resisting House demands for former White House counsel Donald McGahn's records and testimony pertaining to federal i...

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United Nations concerned about rising US-Iran rhetoric

President Trump issued a dire warning to Iranian officials over the weekend; telling leaders in Tehran any future acts of aggression against ...

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Swedish prosecutors request Assange detention: First step to European arrest warrant

The Swedish prosecutor said she would request Assange be detained in his absence on probable cause for an allegation of rape and that her offi...

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Texas transgender woman seen in videotaped attack found dead

Booker shortly before 7 a.m. on Saturday, and that her identity was confirmed on Sunday. As a crowd gathered, someone offered $200 to a man to...

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Deutsche says money-laundering reports not waived for Trump

McHugh also refuted the allegation that "any employee was sacked to quash concerns relating to any client". The Times article, which was pub...

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New Ukraine President Zelenskiy dissolves parliament

New Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy took his oath of office and delivered an inaugural speech in which he announced the dissolution of p...

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