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Pakistan PM, military ask USA to root out terror in Afghanistan

A meeting of the country's top security body will be held today to prepare a strategy in response to US President Donald Trump's new policy fo...

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Pakistan using India as excuse to pursue Afghan policy

He said that Trump's announcement of a change in American policy implies that the United States will end its support and assistance for Pakis...

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South Korea Consumer Confidence Slips In August

Consumer sentiment for future household income stayed the same at 103, while that concerning future household spending came in one point higher ...

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This Rare White Baby Koala Needs a Name

Lorna Hughes, Team Leader for koalas at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo, said "We are really happy that the joey has started to fully emerge". The Australi...

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The Brief: Battle lines are (curiously) drawn in Texas' redistricting fight

Paxton also revealed a state plan to wriggle free of any consequences, asking the Supreme Court to overturn the lower court's ruling that the st...

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Lavrov: Trump's Afghan Policy Allows for Unconditional Contacts With Taliban

Lavrov noted that the UN Security Council, with the consent from the Afghan government, ruled that, if the Taliban meets three requirements, nam...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests Chinese national linked to OPM hack malware

USA officials have previously said the Chinese government is responsible for the OPM hack, which breached major databases and exposed the sens...

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Soldiers Reassigned After Bringing Women To Hotel During Pence Detail

The soldiers - who were senior members of the service, according to one of the officials - were sent back to the States and booted from the Whit...

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Local Principal's comments on dress code cause controversy

Stratford High School Principal Heather Taylor told 10-grade students that "unless you're a size 0 or 2", you'll look fat wearing leggings as tr...

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Three more NZDF personnel Afghanistan-bound

Defence Minster Mark Mitchell confirmed on Friday New Zealand would send three extra personnel. "A deteriorating security situation has prompt...

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Alec Baldwin returns to 'SNL' to mock Trump, send off Bannon

I figured it out all by myself". Before giving the crowd "the hits", he said the "tragic victim" that came out of Charlottesville: "Me". "...

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Jury awards $148M to Chicago woman paralyzed after airport accident

The city offered Darden and her family a $22 million settlement. The paralyzed dancer was awarded $148 million after a jury found the City of ...

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4 dead, including 2 children, in California house fire

Deputies and fire personnel responded to a report of a residential fire in the 17000 block of Santa Ana Avenue in Blooming about 7:35 a.m. Wedne...

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Man facing second-degree murder charge after fatal Greektown shooting

Following the shooting, Tomlinson was rushed to hospital in critical condition where he later succumbed to his injuries. The family pleaded fo...

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Decatur loses nonfarm jobs while unemployment rate drops

That is less than 1 percent below the 5.3 percent recorded in July 2016. Unemployment varies widely across the state. Multiple cities that hav...

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BSP to skip Patna rally, says Mayawati

Instead, the Congress has nominated Ghulam Nabi Azad and C P Joshi to attend the rally with a message from Mrs Gandhi. On the other hand, he...

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Melania Trump Thanks Chelsea Clinton for Defending 11-Year-Old Barron

Bannon's face is plastered on fidget spinners being sold by Breitbart for $7.95, according to the New York Post . "Reading online about...

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Q Poll: GOP too far right, Democrats too far left

A recent Morning Consult/POLITICO survey shows that Ryan's message is resonating somewhat with the GOP base, although maybe not as much as the...

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Powerful Typhoon Hato Hits China's Macau

Macau chief executive Fernando Chui Sai-on apologized for the city's typhoon response Thursday and announced Meteorological and Geophysical Bure...

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Nicolás Maduro regulará las redes sociales y sancionará los "delitos de odio"

En muchos países del mundo, los delitos de odio acarrean penas mayores. "Es una ley para todos, para evitar que ocurra una confrontación, un...

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New Report: Millennials Hate Apps With Uncool Design

There's one app millennials can't live without, and it's not Instagram, WhatsApp, or Snapchat. Average users spend 16 times more time on the t...

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Chinese Military Newspaper: Our Army is Shrinking Because of Masturbation

Excessive use of smart-phones and excessively high mineral content in drinking water are the other reasons given by the PLA run daily. The paper...

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Prominent Muslim Leaders Reject Instant Divorce Ruling

In defiance of the Supreme Court's order that struck down the divorce practice on Tuesday, Jamiat General Secretary Maulana Mahmood Madani h...

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Judge Releases Second Barcelona Terror Cell Suspect

Police said on Monday that imam Es Satty died in an explosion at a makeshift bomb-making factory in the coastal town of Alcanar where the cell h...

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Thai court to issue arrest warrant for former PM

In a Facebook post on Thursday Yingluck asked her followers to stay home to avoid any incidents stoked by people with "ill-intention against the...

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Barnaby Joyce Nominated For New Zealander Of The Year Award

All up, 371 nominations for the awards have been received so far. It comes one day after the Nationals leader's dual citizenship case went bef...

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United Nations calls for halt in fight against ISIL in Raqqa

The letter further said, "The government of the Syrian Arab Republic calls on the Security Council to implement its resolutions on the fight aga...

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Bihar Floods: Death toll rises to 341

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took stock of flood affected areas in the state last week and assured that the relief and food camps were bein...

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Steve Bannon imposter tricks Breitbart editor into saying really weird stuff

Marlow replied, "I spooked em today". The emails come as Breitbart takes an increasingly hostile stance toward the White House following B...

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NATO Secretary General welcomes new U.S. approach to Afghanistan

He did not specify how many soldiers could be sent, but said the assistance was "not a blank check" for the Afghan government. The effort in A...

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