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Chinese President Xi Awards Putin Friendship Medal, Pledges Support

Chinese President Xi Awards Putin Friendship Medal, Pledges Support

He also reminisced to a Chinese broadcaster early this week about celebrating his birthday with Xi in 2013: "I won't hide it, we had a shot of vodka and sliced some sausage". China is willing to work ...

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Orlando family gets alligator surprise while using backyard Slip 'n Slide

Orlando family gets alligator surprise while using backyard Slip 'n Slide

On Wednesday, Nicole Mojica said that now, she doesn't feel comfortable letting her kids outside to play in their backyard, knowing that an alligator was inches from her patio door. It was only later ...

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UK FOREIGN MINISTER: Trump Should Negotiate BREXIT, ‘He’d Go Bloody Hard’

UK FOREIGN MINISTER: Trump Should Negotiate BREXIT, ‘He’d Go Bloody Hard’

Johnson reportedly made the remarks at a dinner with fellow prominent Conservatives in London on Wednesday. Chancellor Philip Hammond has slapped down his Cabinet colleague Boris Johnson for s...

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New coastline emerges as Kilauea pumps more lava to the sea

New coastline emerges as Kilauea pumps more lava to the sea

The lava filled Kapoho Bay within two hours after the eruption began and formed a delta extending almost a mile from shore as it cools, according to the USGS . A small ohia tree was observed by a Nat...

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YouTube Star Tyrone Fleming Fatally Stabbed In His Bronx Apartment

YouTube Star Tyrone Fleming Fatally Stabbed In His Bronx Apartment

Fleming is well known to many as Tye Banga, after he starred in a YouTube series called '848, ' a crime show set in the Bronx. After the 40-year-old failed to show up to work that day, his co-workers ...

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Prosecutors Expand Manafort Charges, Add New Russian Defendant In His Case

Prosecutors Expand Manafort Charges, Add New Russian Defendant In His Case

Moreover, several court documents filed by Mueller's prosecutors refer to Kilimnik as having "ties" to Russian intelligence organizations. Prosecutors revealed earlier this week the alleged witness ...

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European nations reject Trump's call to readmit Russian Federation to G7 | DW

Trade ministers and politicians from multiple countries have voiced opposition in the media to the tariffs ahead of the G-7 summit, and have indicated they may band together to push the USA presid...

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Trump says Russian Federation should be let back into the G-7

In today's postings, Trump says he is heading to Canada for G7 talks that will mostly centre on the longtime, unfair trade practices aimed at the United States. Trump's statement was made just befor...

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Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives win majority government in Ontario

Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives win majority government in Ontario

The Progressive Conservatives elected four MPPs in the Ottawa area. Ford will now lead Ontario, a province that is home to almost a third of Canada's 36 million residents as well as much of the co...

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Woman injured by bison in Yellowstone National Park after getting too close

A bison gored a woman in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday, marking the third time in a week that park animals attacked humans, according to the Associated Press. The statement noted that peo...

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Trump Greets Trudeau Amid Tensions Over Trade

Trump has been needling Justin Trudeau, the PM of Canada, and Emmanuel Macron , the French president. "G-7 sherpa and deputy assistant to the president for worldwide economic affairs Everett Eissenst...

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'Apprentice' contestant lawsuit will proceed as Trump seeks stay - judge

'Apprentice' contestant lawsuit will proceed as Trump seeks stay - judge

But at least for now, it's moving into an information-gathering phase that could involve key disclosures - and put both Trump and Zervos under questioning by each other's lawyers. Kasowitz has claimed...

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Divers search pond after reported gator attack

Divers search pond after reported gator attack

Engle said one of the dogs also was bitten by the alligator. Dale Engle told The Sun Sentinel . "At this time, we haven't had any reports of anybody missing other than [a] witness, who saw her ear...

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Trump Will Ask NFL Players Who Kneel During Anthem To Recommend Pardons

Trump Will Ask NFL Players Who Kneel During Anthem To Recommend Pardons

Yahoo Sports reports that those conversations "are expected to shape the requests to force the testimony of Trump , Pence and other affiliated officials, sources said ". "I'm thinking about Muhamma...

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Melania Trump makes first public appearance in weeks Reuters, Washington

Melania Trump makes first public appearance in weeks Reuters, Washington

A large group of Eagles players ultimately decided not to attend, including most - if not all - of the black players, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter on Monday. "I'm exhausted of the narrative ...

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Ex-Senate aide arrested for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation about leaking to reporters

Ex-Senate aide arrested for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation about leaking to reporters

Watkins broke the Carter Page angle of the "Russia investigation" back in April 2017 with a story called "A Former Trump Adviser Met With A Russian Spy". It said Watkins had been in a three-year rom...

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GOP Senators Push for Bill to Rein in Trump on Tariffs

GOP Senators Push for Bill to Rein in Trump on Tariffs

Corker, who is retiring at year's end, said Trump asked him Wednesday morning not to file the bill, but he declined during a lengthy conversation , The Washington Post reported . Chuck Grassley (R...

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Donald Trump says he may pardon late boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Trump said that "instead of talk", he is going to ask protesting players to suggest "people that they think were unfairly treated by the justice system". The president said football players have "seen...

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US Kindergartens Now Teaching Nursery Rhymes To Prep Kids For School Shooters

US Kindergartens Now Teaching Nursery Rhymes To Prep Kids For School Shooters

There have been at least 20 school shootings this year , including ones at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas. "When I was in kind...

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Guatemala volcano eruption history: When did Volcan de Fuego last erupt?

Guatemala volcano eruption history: When did Volcan de Fuego last erupt?

Guatemala's Fuego volcano started risky eruptions Sunday, and in the first three days it killed 70 people and affected more than 1.7 million. President Jimmy Morales traveled to El Rodeo by helic...

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Duterte kiss during South Korea visit draws disgust

Duterte kiss during South Korea visit draws disgust

Meanwhile, Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros urged the public not to pass judgment on the overseas Filipina worker whom the President kissed. In July 2017, Duterte made a rape "joke", saying that althou...

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Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption raised to 25

Death toll from Guatemala volcano eruption raised to 25

He added that 3,100 people had evacuated the area so far. Director of seismological, volcanic and meteorological institute of Guatemala, Eddy Sanchez stated that, "Temperatures in the pyroclastic f...

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Afghan Government Announces Temporary Ceasefire with Taliban

The U.S. military reportedly destroyed the military vehicles in airstrikes carried out since January 2015, soon after the American armed forces declared an end to their combat mission and transferre...

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Korean Tourist Found Alive After Surviving Week In QLD Ravine

Ms Han was reportedly found after screams were heard in the area near the ravine. Local authorities are calling Han's survival a miracle, but Gaulke said that she remains surprisingly upbeat, despit...

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Students at a Pennsylvania School Were Given Bulletproof Shields for Their Backbacks

Students at a Pennsylvania School Were Given Bulletproof Shields for Their Backbacks

In the wake of deadly school shootings over the past year, President of Unequal Technologies Rob Vito gifted the "Safeshield", a 10-by-12 bulletproof plate, to the graduating class of St. Each clas...

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Alice Johnson thanks Trump for Kardashian-backed release

The reality star and entrepreneur tweeted in November that she consulted her legal team about Cyntoia Brown, a 29-year-old woman who was arrested for killing a man who sexually abused her when she ...

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California: Will moderate Democrats flip Republican-held House seats?

California: Will moderate Democrats flip Republican-held House seats?

But the party's prospects for November are still dicey. He said he isn't interested in defending the Affordable Care Act and that, if the law is scrapped, millions of Californians can go into high-ris...

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FlySax plane goes missing

FlySax plane goes missing

Kenya Wildlife Services Assistant Director in charge of Mountain Areas Simon Gitau on Wednesday told the Nation that they would concentrate their search in the Kinangop area, where the signals were ...

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The best universities in the world, according to QS

The best universities in the world, according to QS

Duke University, in North Carolina, USA, scored 83.9 overall.Duke University/FacebookThe Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) remains the best university in the world for a seventh consecutive ...

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Convicted murderer Henri van Breda sentenced to life

Convicted murderer Henri van Breda sentenced to life

He was also declared unfit to possess a firearm. Convicted murderer Henri van Breda has been sentenced to triple life for the 2015 murders of his parents and older brother. Since his conviction van ...

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Two of Scott Pruitt's top aides resign amid EPA scrutiny

Two of Scott Pruitt's top aides resign amid EPA scrutiny

Hupp was recently in the news, just this week, after the Washington Post reported she had worked to arrange a meeting between her boss and the head of Chick-fil-A. "Somebody has to say that about yo...

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Police officer stops ex-cop who delivered him 27 years ago

Police officer stops ex-cop who delivered him 27 years ago

Patterson then reportedly extended his hand and told Bailly, "My name is Michael Patterson, sir". A New Jersey state trooper was unexpectedly reunited with a retired police officer who helped his...

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Macron likens talking with Trump to making sausage

Macron likens talking with Trump to making sausage

US President Donald Trump should not prevent the other participants of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) from keeping the agreement, nor should he push Iran out of the nuclear deal, Fre...

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Trump making first official visit to Canada as President tomorrow

The Trump-Trudeau relationship over the U.S. president's first 18 months in office started off amicably, with a strong handshake and a relatively cordial first meeting a month after Trump took offi...

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Leckie, Nabbout on target as Socceroos cruise past Czechs

Leckie, Nabbout on target as Socceroos cruise past Czechs

Croatia based right back Fran Karacic , Maccabi Haifa's Nikita Rukavytsya , Sydney FC's Josh Brillante and Melbourne Victory's James Troisi were the unlucky four to be released. I have more pl...

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GOP House Members Split on Trump's Russia Claims

GOP House Members Split on Trump's Russia Claims

He demanded a Justice Department inquiry of the matter and dubbed the matter " SPYGATE " in repeated posts on Twitter. Trump has alleged this was a "crooked" move by the Federal Bureau of Investi...

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Man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

Man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

The best way to deal with a rattlesnake is to get away from it. Rattlers only bite when threatened, so if you see one nearby but don't threaten it, you're likely to be safe-it should mosey along and...

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Death toll in Tunisia boat accident climbs to 112

Death toll in Tunisia boat accident climbs to 112

The death toll from the shipwreck is likely to be over 100 as some 60 of the boat's passengers are still missing at sea and presumed dead, UNHCR said. The migrants had reportedly paid up to $1,166 for...

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Evidence shows coalition attacks on Syria's Raqqa broke law - Amnesty

Evidence shows coalition attacks on Syria's Raqqa broke law - Amnesty

In answer to Amnesty's claim of "disproportionate or indiscriminate" strikes, for one, the coalition said the human rights group failed to verify directly whether their processes meet "the requireme...

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Putin: Trump and I 'regularly talk over the phone'

Putin: Trump and I 'regularly talk over the phone'

However, it has been watered down since it was first conceived by lawmakers in response to the new round of US sanctions on Russian businesses. Such restrictions "will gradually be dissolved", he ...

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