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Trump signs executive order imposing fresh sanctions on Iran

US President Donald Trump secretly authorized the US Cyber Command to carry out a retaliatory attack on Iran, the Washington Post reported...

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China says it 'won't allow' G20 discussion on Hong Kong

After the Group of 20 summit, the Republican president will head to Seoul. Highlighting the importance of Modi-Xi-Putin meeting at Osaka, Chi...

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Police arrest ‘armed and dangerous’ Florida woman accused of killing daughter, stepfather

This happened while her estranged husband, Joseph Irby, was in jail for allegedly trying to hit her with a vehicle. Police issued an alert...

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Crater appears in German field, apparently caused by WWII bomb

Photos captured by a drone later revealed the impact of the nighttime explosion: a crater that measured 33 feet wide and 13 feet deep, accordin...

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Supreme Court OKs FUCT Trademark, Strikes Down Ban on ‘Scandalous’ Trademarks

The Trump administration wasn't too happy with that, so the U.S. challenged that decision in defense of the 114-year-old law, which landed the i...

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Bear falls asleep in wardrobe after entering home

When the bruin discovered it could not leave, it "began ripping the room apart, but then decided it was exhausted and climbed up into the closet...

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Knitting Site Ravelry Bans Posts, Projects in Support of President Trump

It's very risky. The Democrat plan would terminate the private health insurance of over 180 million Americans who are really happy with what the...

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Czech Republic protests: Andrej Babis urged to quit as PM

The rally was the culmination of a series of demonstrations in recent weeks against Babis, a 64-year-old billionaire who is facing accusations o...

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Asean leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift

First proposed by China, RCEP's 16 signatories comprise the 10 ASEAN member states and six Asia-Pacific countries, including major economies Chi...

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Overruled: Forced Abortion Ruling by British Judge Overturned

The decision is troubling, Keenan said, "not just in the interests of this woman and her child, but in the interests of everyone who believes in...

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Trump signs order imposing sanctions on Iran supreme leader

The sanctions are expected to target Iran's supreme leader as part of the response to the country shooting down an American surveillance drone i...

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Pilot killed as 2 Eurofighter jets collide in midair

Two media outlets reported that the pilots of the Eurofighters - made by Airbus, BAE Systems and Leonardo - were yet to be located. "One pilot...

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Oman denies helping Trump to warn Iran about impending U.S. attack

The U.S. Treasury Department said Monday those sanctioned also include eight officials of the Guard Corps who supervised "malicious regional act...

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Trump says he will delay mass deportation raids for 2 weeks

Catholic Charities and the Esperanza Center, which provides resources to immigrants, plan to hold a Know Your Rights presentation at 1:30 p.m....

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Woman, 3 young children found dead near Texas-Mexico border

Local newspaper The Monitor reports that they had been dead for several days by the time they were found in a patch of land so rough and dark ...

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US Hits Iran with Cyberattack, Launches New Sanctions to Cripple Iran's Economy

The Trump administration has vowed to combine a "maximum pressure" campaign of economic sanctions with a buildup of American forces in the regio...

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A 10th American has died in the Dominican Republic

Vittorio Caruso co-owned Vittorio's in Glen Cove with one of his brothers before selling the pizzeria this spring. Caruso's death is the third...

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Democrats strongly defend abortion rights at forum

By Friday night, both Biden and Booker were seen shaking hands at Democratic Rep. Jim Clyburn's "World Famous Fish Fry" in Columbia, South Car...

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Buttigieg confronted by protesters after fatal police shooting

A resident seen at a town hall hosted by South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Sun., June 23, 2019. "You're running for president an...

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Boris Johnson is a 'coward' for avoiding debates on Brexit - Hunt

Hunt, 52, said it was disrespectful for Johnson to have turned down the opportunity for a head-to-head debate on Sky television. Moderator Iai...

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Booker: Biden Showed 'Lack of Understanding' in 'Boy' Flap

The former vice president recalled the "civility" of the Senate in the'70s and '80s at a fundraiser, touting his experience working with Eastlan...

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Building under construction topples in Cambodia, killing 17

The Ministry of Labor and Vocational Training said that 30 workers were at the site when the building tumbled around 4 a.m. Police and provincia...

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US conducted cyber attack on Iran after drone downing: paper

He specifically referred to Stuxnet, a computer worm jointly developed by the USA and Israel , which was used to infiltrate Iran's nuclear fa...

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Yemen Rebels Target Saudi Desalination Plant

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, US and the UK have condemned the Houthi attack on Abha Airport in the south of the Kingdom earlier this month which inj...

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Second quake hits Northern California in 24 hours

The National Tsunami Warning Center said there is no tsunami threat from Saturday's quake. There are no immediate reports of damage. The locat...

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Trump nominates Mark Esper to be new defence secretary

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan as he leaves the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., June 21, 2019. This situation weakens th...

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Netanyahu to Consider US Middle East Peace Offer ‘Fairly And With Openness’

But politics are more important. Also, in a step likely to outrage Palestinian leaders, the White House said the money would be administered...

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Iran says they've executed a contractor convicted of spying for the Central Intelligence Agency

The UAE is a stop on a regional tour created to increase coordination with Washington's regional allies as tensions continue to simmer. The in...

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Pete Buttigieg to Seek Outside Investigations in Fatal South Bend Police Shooting

On Sunday he said he would send a letter to the federal Department of Justice's civil rights division and notify the local prosecutor that he wo...

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Raptors have heard from Justin Trudeau, nothing from the White House

On the trade file, the new NAFTA or USMCA, still requires ratification by the US and Canadian legislatures. He's been a friend of mine, we've wo...

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