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Last-ditch talks begin to avert disaster in Syria’s Idlib

Last-ditch talks begin to avert disaster in Syria’s Idlib

The U.N. worries that the offensive could force 2.5 million people toward the Turkish border. "That is why at every opportunity we say that we should be present on the field, be strong in the field, a...

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Mystery Woman in Shackles Seen Ringing Neighbors' Doorbells - Dark Truth Emerges

Mystery Woman in Shackles Seen Ringing Neighbors' Doorbells - Dark Truth Emerges

Investigators determined that his girlfriend was the barefoot young woman seen in a nearby resident's security video ringing the doorbell early on Friday while wearing a T-shirt and wrist rest...

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John McCain: Philippine government pays tribute to 'friend and champion'

John McCain: Philippine government pays tribute to 'friend and champion'

McCain quickly snatched the microphone away and emphatically said, "No, ma'am". "This is a rare and distinct occurrence for a truly special man", he said, adding: " John McCain is Arizona". He devote...

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Republican Referring To African-American Opponent, Says Don't

Republican Referring To African-American Opponent, Says Don't "Monkey Up"

Democrats immediately decried DeSantis' comment as racist. DeSantis' "Issues" page also states he will "defend First Amendment speech rights against those in academia, media, and politics who seek t...

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Trump Revisits Wargames With South Korea As North Korea Talks Stall

Trump Revisits Wargames With South Korea As North Korea Talks Stall

But on Wednesday, Moon's office said he was intent on working as a mediator between Kim and Trump, just as he helped broker their first meeting in June. He also sounded a hopeful note in a long state...

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The Jacksonville Landing reopens Tuesday after shooting tragedy

The Jacksonville Landing reopens Tuesday after shooting tragedy

The decision comes after the deaths of Elijah Clayton , 22, of Woodland Hills, Calif., and Taylor Robertson , 28, of Giles, W. Va. Katz attended Hammond High School in Columbia, Maryland. He said ...

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White House raises white flag over John McCain tribute

Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and Former Senator Joseph Lieberman will also speak. Vice President Joe Biden, former Arizona attorney general Grant Woods, Raza Development Fund president ...

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Tributes paid to former presidential candidate John McCain

Tributes paid to former presidential candidate John McCain

So he and Orr worked together to erect a message as quickly as it could be arranged. "I liked them and I'd be for that", said Hatch, now the longest serving Republican senator holding office. Sen. Jo...

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Jacksonville Landing mass shooting suspect ID'd

Jacksonville Landing mass shooting suspect ID'd

Three people, including the gunman, were killed in a mass shooting at a Madden NFL video game tournament in Jacksonville, Florida , on Sunday afternoon. Cloud9, a professional gaming organization b...

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Senator John McCain Has Died at 81

Senator John McCain Has Died at 81

John McCain was known for many things: his dedication to the United States, his passion and his temper, his strong convictions, and, maybe most notably, his ability to work across the aisle to get ...

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Cardinal DiNardo Calls for Answers to Questions Raised by Archbishop's Testimony

Cardinal DiNardo Calls for Answers to Questions Raised by Archbishop's Testimony

In the letter , the former Vatican ambassador to the United States under Pope Benedict XVI and Pope Francis makes a number of allegations about how Vatican and U.S. The Pontiff accepted McCarrick's...

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Bishop might’ve been popular PM: Shorten

Bishop might’ve been popular PM: Shorten

The announcement comes as Morrison looks to quickly move the government away from a hellish week for the government which ultimately saw Malcolm Turnbull from power. Mr Shorten said a lot of Austr...

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Trump reportedly nixed statement praising life of John McCain

Trump reportedly nixed statement praising life of John McCain

John McCain's cancer battle was timed to hurt her political campaign. "I strongly urge you to make an appropriate presidential proclamation noting Senator McCain's death and legacy of service to ...

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Myanmar Army Chief Must Be Prosecuted For Rohingya

Myanmar Army Chief Must Be Prosecuted For Rohingya "Genocide": UN Probe

The civilian government led by Aung San Suu Kyi has allowed hate speech to thrive, destroyed documents and failed to protect minorities from crimes against humanity and war crimes by the army in R...

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Trump says that a big trade deal with Mexico is near

Trump says that a big trade deal with Mexico is near

Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Sunday that bilateral negotiations with the United States about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) were in the "final hours". ...

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South Korea Urges More US-North Korea Talks

South Korea Urges More US-North Korea Talks

But China hit back, with its Foreign Ministry saying on its website: "The US statement violates basic facts and is irresponsible". "We can not but take a serious note of the double-dealing att...

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White House Flag Flies At Full Staff As Nation Honors John McCain

White House Flag Flies At Full Staff As Nation Honors John McCain

Per Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's (D-NY) communications director, Senate leadership is stepping in to get the flags lowered. Donald Trump rejected a statement prepared by his aides that ...

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No first class air travel for govt officials in Pakistan

No first class air travel for govt officials in Pakistan

The ban has been imposed on the President, Chief Justice, Senate Chairman, and the National Assembly speaker. He said that the discretionary allocation of funds by the prime minister and the presi...

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18-Year-Old YouTube Star,

18-Year-Old YouTube Star, "McSkillet", Kills Mother, Daughter in Fiery Crash

Trevor Heitmann - better known by his online moniker " McSkillet " - was driving his Dh734,000 McLaren 650S supercar faster than 160kmph when it got into a head-on collision with an SUV. As for why ...

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Authorities find drug-smuggling tunnel under old KFC

Authorities find drug-smuggling tunnel under old KFC

A canine unit alerted officers to two toolboxes in Lopez' truck. Given the narrowness of the opening on the US side, officials said they believe that narcotics were brought in by pulling ropes. That...

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British-Iranian Woman Temporarily Released From Iran Jail

British-Iranian Woman Temporarily Released From Iran Jail

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday he welcomed news that Iran had temporarily released Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian aid worker, from prison, but said she should not have ...

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South Africa blasts Trump over racially divisive tweet

South Africa blasts Trump over racially divisive tweet

The comment raised concern that the US could target South Africa with economic sanctions having already moved against Turkey, a decision that would weaken the rand further, according to Hironori San...

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Separated by war, Korean families to reunite briefly after 65 years

Separated by war, Korean families to reunite briefly after 65 years

More than 60 percent of those seeking reunions are over 80 years old, and are being accompanied on the bus trip north by their children and other relatives. South Korean participants for a reunion arr...

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Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

This year, Eid ul-Adha would commence in India on August 21, and continue until the evening of August 22. "Eid-ul-Adha offers an opportunity to remember the submission of Prophet Ibrahim Alaihis-S...

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800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

800,000 displaced in flooding in southern Indian state

Many panic-stricken flood victims have resorted to appeals on social media , saying they can not get through to rescue services. As the rains subsided on Sunday, relief efforts focused on rescuing ...

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Merkel, Putin Exchange Views On Ukraine, Syria, Iran, Pipeline

Merkel, Putin Exchange Views On Ukraine, Syria, Iran, Pipeline

After Trump met Putin while attacking Merkel and the German economy, Janning says, "she needs to have her own contact with Putin". There will be no breakthrough over Ukraine, though "it's advantageo...

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In New Tape, Lara Trump Offers Omarosa Manigault Newman

In New Tape, Lara Trump Offers Omarosa Manigault Newman "Hush Money"

According to the Associated Press , Manigault Newman possesses a cache of secretly recorded videos, text messages, emails, and other documents and materials that back claims she makes in her new ...

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Afghan president visits key city, week after Taliban raid

Afghan president visits key city, week after Taliban raid

Photo taken on August 19, 2018 shows a damaged Bazar after Taliban attack in Ghazni city, capital of Ghazni province, Afghanistan . The attacker walked into the private tuition center in Dash-i-B...

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Qatar announces $5 million aid to flood-hit Kerala

Qatar announces $5 million aid to flood-hit Kerala

Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has allocated $5m for the relief of victims of flood caused by recent rains and monsoon in Kerala state of the friendly Republic of India . "It's time the PM r...

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Pakistani lawmakers gather to elect Imran Khan as PM

Pakistani lawmakers gather to elect Imran Khan as PM

Navjot Singh Sidhu welcomed the "change" in Pakistan brought about by the advent of the Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government. Khan is scheduled to take oath tomorrow morning. No Pa...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral at Smriti Sthal

Atal Bihari Vajpayee funeral at Smriti Sthal

Vajpayee was admitted to hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection and chest congestion. . He had suffered a stroke in 2009, which reportedly weakened his cognitive abilities, following which...

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Trump's military parade estimated to cost $92 million

Trump's military parade estimated to cost $92 million

About $50 million would cover Pentagon costs for equipment, personnel and other expenses for the parade, the official said . A Defense Department spokesman told USA TODAY earlier Thursday finals ...

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Migrant vessel Aquarius on standby after being denied entry

Migrant vessel Aquarius on standby after being denied entry

The ship, he said, had a foreign crew and was now in Maltese waters, flying a Gibraltar flag. "It is well-established that responsibility for arranging disembarkation, at a nearby safe port, is assu...

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Rival Koreas start talks meant to set up leaders’ summit

Rival Koreas start talks meant to set up leaders’ summit

South and North Korea agreed on Monday to hold a summit meeting between their leaders President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang next month. If the summit occurs, it would be the third since...

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Air Quality 'Unhealthy' in Areas of Humboldt County

Air Quality 'Unhealthy' in Areas of Humboldt County

But outdoor adventurers, runners, bicyclists, and anyone used to frolicking outside might be getting antsy after a few days of bad air quality. Unhealthy smoky air has continued to blanket Seattle...

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