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North Korea chides United States for following ‘outdated acting script’

North Korea chides United States for following ‘outdated acting script’

But, following the meeting, USA intelligence officials said they believed North Korea was "deceiving" the US, saying the regime was bolstering production for nuclear weapons at "multiple secret site...

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Saudi Arabia's row with Canada shows no signs of abating

Saudi Arabia's row with Canada shows no signs of abating

Riyadh shot back, lashing out at what it described as "a blatant interference in the Kingdom's domestic affairs, against basic global norms and all worldwide protocols". It could also have an impact o...

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War Of Credibility Over Rick Gates Continues In Paul Manafort Fraud Trial

Gates embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from Manafort by filing exaggerated - and at times, completely fabricated - expense reports, Downing forced him to admit Tuesday. Manafort, who served ...

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USA congressman, Trump loyalist, indicted for insider trading

USA congressman, Trump loyalist, indicted for insider trading

According to The New York Times, Collins is accused of selling his stock in the company before a failed test result for one of its drugs was made public . The company developed a drug meant to treat ...

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German couple jailed for selling son to pedophiles on the internet

German couple jailed for selling son to pedophiles on the internet

News agency dpa reported that the Freiburg state court in southwestern Germany sentenced the woman, who has been identified only as Berrin T.in line with German privacy rules, to 12 1/2 years in priso...

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Trump going ahead with taxes on $16B in Chinese imports

Trump, who has boasted that trade wars are "easy to win", has threatened to ramp up the pressure and slap tariffs on virtually all of China's exports to the United States if Beijing does not back do...

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Indonesia Death Toll from Devastating Earthquake 'Climbs To 142'

Indonesia Death Toll from Devastating Earthquake 'Climbs To 142'

The Bali and Lombok airports continued operating Sunday night, according to the director general of civil aviation. The 7.0-magnitude tremor hit the island of Lombok and outlying islands at about ...

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GOP Declares Victory in Tight Ohio Race

GOP Declares Victory in Tight Ohio Race

He'll reprise his campaign against Balderson from now through November's general election. "The Republicans are embarrassed by their president, and because of that I think they want to put a brake on ...

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At Least 57 People Shot, 11 Dead After Violent Weekend In Chicago

At Least 57 People Shot, 11 Dead After Violent Weekend In Chicago

In all, over the weekend, there were 33 shooting incidents. Roughly 40 of the victims were shot during a seven-hour period Sunday morning. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly vowed to interve...

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Trump tackles Russian lawyer claims head on

Trump tackles Russian lawyer claims head on

This was a meeting to get information on an opponent, totally legal and done all the time in politics - and it went nowhere . "I did not know about it!" Trump's tweet , however, conflicts with a ...

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Israel stops activist boat, Gaza teen dies from Israeli fire

Israel stops activist boat, Gaza teen dies from Israeli fire

They also demand an end to Israel's 11-year blockade of the Gaza Strip, which has gutted the coastal enclave's economy and deprived its roughly 2 million inhabitants of many basic commodities. "The ...

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Iran sanctions ‘most biting’ in history

Iran sanctions ‘most biting’ in history

President TrumpDonald John TrumpLeBron James to produce documentary series "Shut Up and Dribble" for Showtime Rosie O'Donnell leads anti-Trump Broadway sing-along at the White House Study warns of...

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Burning money: The facts on California's soaring cost to fight wildfires

Burning money: The facts on California's soaring cost to fight wildfires

KQED's Lesley McClurg and Kat Snow reported for NPRthat the fires have had lasting impacts on residents there, "Confronting constant reminders of what fire can do has become a terrifying reality for...

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PG&E employee killed while working near Carr Fire

PG&E employee killed while working near Carr Fire

The Cedar fire in 2003, now the third-largest, devoured 273,246 acres in San Diego County, according to Cal Fire records. The Los Angeles Times explained that the likeliest explanation for Trump...

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Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, recalls envoy

Saudi Arabia expels Canadian ambassador, recalls envoy

It also gave the Canadian ambassador 24 hours to leave the country and recalled its own ambassador to Canada, the statement by the Saudi foreign ministry said . It is understood to come in response t...

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Iran receives more airplanes ahead of renewed U.S. sanctions

Iran receives more airplanes ahead of renewed U.S. sanctions

On Monday, the White House said the president's tweet shows he is not going to tolerate critical rhetoric from Iran and insisted the us leader isn't escalating tensions between the two countries. ...

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Chinese state media slams Trump for ‘extortion’ in trade dispute

Chinese state media slams Trump for ‘extortion’ in trade dispute

China earlier announced it has prepared a list of $60 billion worth of US goods to hit with duties should the USA follow through on a plan to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chin...

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President Changes Story About Trump Tower Meeting

President Changes Story About Trump Tower Meeting

In a tweet about that report on Sunday, Trump said , " This was a meeting to get information on an opponent, totally legal and done all the time in politics - and it went nowhere ". "The question...

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Swiss police confirm 20 dead in WWII vintage plane crash

Swiss police confirm 20 dead in WWII vintage plane crash

The fully booked plane was flying the passengers back to its base at Duebendorf, near Zurich , from a two-day trip to Switzerland's Italian-speaking southern Ticino region. JU-Air said on its websit...

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Hundreds evacuated from homes in Lynchburg over possible dam failure

Hundreds evacuated from homes in Lynchburg over possible dam failure

Local fire and police used boats to rescue people. A flash flood watch remains in effect for much of central and western Virginia , while central Lynchburg is under a flash flood warning . Since 201...

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Mother of missing Iowa woman believes she may be held captive

Mother of missing Iowa woman believes she may be held captive

The latest came Thursday, when police confirmed that a possible sighting of Ms Tibbetts at a Missouri truck stop turned out not to be her. Tibbett's family is offering a $172,000 reward for informat...

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Trump touts his popularity with Republicans at Florida rally

Trump touts his popularity with Republicans at Florida rally

Congressman Ron DeSantis , a top student at Yale and Harvard Law School, is running for Governor of the Great State of Florida . I have no doubt, no doubt. U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, another Florida Republ...

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National Archives rebuffs Dems request for Kavanaugh documents

National Archives rebuffs Dems request for Kavanaugh documents

Noting the Bush Library "will produce to us over 125,000 pages today", Foy said "I expect the committee will be able to undertake its thorough review process along the same timeline set in previous S...

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Thousands of firefighters struggle to contain giant blazes in California

Thousands of firefighters struggle to contain giant blazes in California

And here's a new couple to coo over, courtesy of the Grass Valley Fire Service in the Californian city of Sacramento, who were working to tame fires raging in the suburb of Redding yesterday. Californ...

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First ever 'wholphin' hybrid spotted in wild

First ever 'wholphin' hybrid spotted in wild

The sighting is also only the third confirmed instance of a wild-born hybrid between species in the Delphinidae family. The animal was seen previous year, but a new report from Cascadia Researc...

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Zimbabwe presidential rivals both signal election victory, result due soon

Zimbabwe presidential rivals both signal election victory, result due soon

Zimbabwe's former finance minister claimed that it was a "fact" that he and MDC leader Chamisa, 40, are on a "hit list", without giving evidence of his assertion. Tendai Biti, the senior official of M...

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Trump turns fire on top Republican donors

Trump turns fire on top Republican donors

The Kochs are concerned about the Trump administration's "protectionist" trade policies, which have sparked an worldwide trade war and could trigger a US recession, Koch said . "I'm looking for pol...

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Armed homeowner shot by Colorado police after killing intruder

Armed homeowner shot by Colorado police after killing intruder

He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. On Saturday night, officers shot and killed a man who drove toward them, hitting several of their vehicles. The armed man, however, wa...

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Opposition supporters mass in Zimbabwe capital in tense wait for election results

Opposition supporters mass in Zimbabwe capital in tense wait for election results

The MDC opposition alliance insist their candidate, Nelson Chamisa , beat the incumbent President Emmerson Mnangagwa . Ballots are still being counted in the presidential election with results exp...

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Swedish Royal Family crown jewels STOLEN from Strängnäs Cathedral

Swedish Royal Family crown jewels STOLEN from Strängnäs Cathedral

Swedish police said the stolen crown jewels are from the 1600s and were part of the funeral regalia of King Charles IX and his wife Queen Christina. "We are not examining all the tips we receive ..." ...

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Three dead in Zimbabwe as president blames opposition for election violence

Three dead in Zimbabwe as president blames opposition for election violence

Official results strengthened President Emmerson Mnangagwa's prospects of holding on to power in the key presidential vote, showing that ZANU-PF had easily won the most seats in the parliamentary ball...

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Polar bear killed after attacking cruise line employee on Arctic archipelago

Polar bear killed after attacking cruise line employee on Arctic archipelago

Three years ago a Czech man who visited the archipelago to watch a solar eclipse was attacked in his tent by a polar bear . The polar bear was then shot dead "in an act of self-defense" by the se...

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Manchin is first Democratic senator to meet with Kavanaugh

Manchin is first Democratic senator to meet with Kavanaugh

The Manchin meeting could set the stage for other swing-vote Democrats to talk with Kavanaugh or even support him, despite fierce pressure from party leaders and activists. Bush Presidential Library...

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Shark stolen from San Antonio Aquarium is rescued, returned; 1 arrested

Shark stolen from San Antonio Aquarium is rescued, returned; 1 arrested

Officials said the aquarium was working closely with Leon Valley and San Antonio Police Departments to recover the shark and arrest the suspects. The incident unfolded on Saturday, when an employee ...

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Attorneys General Sue Trump Administration To Block 3D-Printed Guns

Attorneys General Sue Trump Administration To Block 3D-Printed Guns

The blueprints are set to go online on Wednesday, following a June settlement between the USA government and Texas-based Defense Distributed that allows the company to legally publish the designs. T...

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