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Trump says Koch brothers are a

Trump says Koch brothers are a "total joke"

Trump asserted that the Kochs "love" some of his policies, including tax cuts and conservative picks for federal courts. "I made...them richer", he continued in a second tweet . Another Trump ally,...

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North Korea said to be working on new missiles

Indonesia has invited North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to attend the opening ceremony of the Asian Games in Jakarta in August following a similar invitation to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, off...

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Trump says ready to meet Iran's Rouhani

Iran's deputy speaker Ali Motahari told state news agency Irna that the USA withdrawal from the nuclear deal meant that "negotiation with the Americans would be a humiliation now". "BE CAUTIOUS!" he...

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Woman, 5 children killed in southwest MI motel fire

Woman, 5 children killed in southwest MI motel fire

The precise cause still is under investigation. Ninety percent of the property has smoke, fire or water damage. WSBT-TV in South Bend, Ind., reports a 2-year-old was hospitalized. Joseph . He said...

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Shark returned to San Antonio aquarium after video shows brazen theft

Shark returned to San Antonio aquarium after video shows brazen theft

The suspects took the fish into a backroom, put it into a bucket containing a bleach solution and then put the bucket into a stroller. Two men and a woman were caught on surveillance footage on Satu...

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Grace Mugabe's immunity annulled by South African court

Grace Mugabe's immunity annulled by South African court

Mugabe was protected from prosecution after she allegedly assaulted Gabriella Engels with an electrical cord in a Sandton hotel, after diplomatic immunity was invoked by Zimbabwe. Mugabe denied the ...

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Ghani Invites Imran Khan to Visit Kabul

Ghani Invites Imran Khan to Visit Kabul

Prime minister Narendra Modi has spoken with Khan to congratulate him on the election result, and "reiterated his vision of peace and development in the entire neighbourhood", PMO said Monday. Duri...

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Witness list for trial of Trump's former campaign chief released

Witness list for trial of Trump's former campaign chief released

A large number of the witnesses are executives at banks that lent Manafort money, the accounting firm that did his taxes and others involved in financial dealings who could be asked to corroborate doc...

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No 3-D gun plans in Pennsylvania, company agrees - for now

No 3-D gun plans in Pennsylvania, company agrees - for now

Attorneys general from nine states and Washington , D.C., are suing the State Department in an effort to prevent a Texas-based company from publishing downloadable blueprints for 3D-printed plastic...

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After Waffling On Kavanaugh, Rand Paul Predictably Says He'll Support Nominee

After Waffling On Kavanaugh, Rand Paul Predictably Says He'll Support Nominee

Paul cited concerns over "privacy" and "the Fourth Amendment" as being the basis for hesitating to back Kavanaugh. Trump's fellow Republicans hold a 51-49 Senate majority, leaving them little margin...

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Zimbabwe voters go to the polls in close presidential election

Zimbabwe voters go to the polls in close presidential election

Mr Mugabe addressed the nation for the first time since stepping down in November and declared that "I will not vote for those who have illegally taken power". Aged just 40, Chamisa came to lead his...

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American cyclists among 4 dead in possible terror attack in Tajikistan

The victim's condition is stable, ' said Rahimzoda, without mentioning their nationality. Tajik officials said that two suspects involved in the incident were later "liquidated", according to BBC. "...

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California fires: Thousands forced to flee as Carr fire spreads

California fires: Thousands forced to flee as Carr fire spreads

A vehicle problem ignited the fire Monday, but it wasn't until Thursday that the inferno exploded and raced into Redding, forcing close to 40,000 people to evacuate. The drawback of the automated call...

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Aussie PM dismisses report on United States strike against Iran

Aussie PM dismisses report on United States strike against Iran

Major-General Qassem Soleimani , a powerful commander of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards, said on Thursday, July 26, that Donald Trump should address any threats against Tehran directly to him, a...

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"Very positive signals" after U.S., Taliban talks

The Taliban claim to have held discussions with the U.S which, if correct, marks one of the most significant developments amid efforts to find a negotiated end to the country's protracted war. No comm...

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Imran Khan’s Controversial Vote: PTI Chief is Summoned Before ECP Today

Imran Khan’s Controversial Vote: PTI Chief is Summoned Before ECP Today

Out of 272 seats, elections were held in 270 constituencies as two seats remained uncontested due to multiple reasons. Pakistan's former sports-celebrity-turned politician, Imran Khan , in his tele...

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Trump again seemed to preview release of good economic news

Trump again seemed to preview release of good economic news

Net exports unexpectedly added 1.06 percentage point to the second quarter economic growth as US businesses largely increased exports of foods, feeds and beverages ahead of retaliatory tariffs on ...

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MH370 final report: Missing aircraft behaviour reveals it was under manual control

MH370 final report: Missing aircraft behaviour reveals it was under manual control

It was the second major search after Australia, China and Malaysia ended a fruitless search across an area of 120,000 sq km (46,332 sq miles) previous year. There was a 2.4-ton shipment of lithium i...

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Trump willing to 'shut down' government over border security

Trump willing to 'shut down' government over border security

Democrats believe they will make significant gains in the midterms, and any gains could make it more hard for Trump to secure money for the construction of the wall. Democrats have long opposed fina...

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Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer

Trump lawyer Giuliani 'confused' to claim attorney-client privilege: Cohen lawyer

Rudy Giuliani , a leading attorney for President Donald Trump , told Fox News on Saturday that two experts and retired Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have examined the tape Michael Cohen...

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Julian Assange reportedly about to be kicked out of Ecuadorian embassy

Julian Assange reportedly about to be kicked out of Ecuadorian embassy

He would be tried there for his leaking of classified State Department documents. Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said Friday in Madrid that nobody should remain under asylum "for too long" and tha...

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India excludes 4m people from draft citizens list in Assam state

India excludes 4m people from draft citizens list in Assam state

The NRC released the list online and in all the NRC Sewa Kendras (NSK) across the state at 10 am. The Ministry of Home Affairs has told the Assam government that people who are not part of the NRC...

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Saudis halt oil shipments through waterway after Yemen rebel attack

Saudis halt oil shipments through waterway after Yemen rebel attack

Prices were also supported by official data showing US crude oil inventories last week tumbled more than expected to their lowest level since 2015 as exports jumped and stocks at the Cushing hub dropp...

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Rescuers attempt to reach 'hundreds' stranded on Indonesia's Lombok: Disaster agency

Rescuers attempt to reach 'hundreds' stranded on Indonesia's Lombok: Disaster agency

Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access! "There was about 20 seconds of shaking, the water in the pool was making quite large waves", Jean Paul Volchaert, owner of the Puncak Hotel, said . The...

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'Unbelievable': Five die, thousands flee relentless California Carr Fire

'Unbelievable': Five die, thousands flee relentless California Carr Fire

At least six people have died and seven were still missing in Shasta County, California , as the monstrous Carr Fire continued to grow Sunday, authorities said. They pledged to return people to the...

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Robert Mueller and Donald Trump Jr. spotted at same airport gate

Robert Mueller and Donald Trump Jr. spotted at same airport gate

Mueller can be seen seated and reading a newspaper; Trump Jr.is standing against the wall on his phone. Special counsel Robert Mueller is reviewing President Trump's tweets as he pursues an inve...

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Avenatti says he's representing 3 more women who had Trump relationships

Avenatti says he's representing 3 more women who had Trump relationships

Avenatti did not provide any additional details, except to say that the women had contacted him months earlier. At a hearing in Los Angeles on Friday, US District Judge S. If a gag order would be is...

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Polar Bear Killed After Attacking Cruise Ship Worker In Arctic

Polar Bear Killed After Attacking Cruise Ship Worker In Arctic

It is known for its reindeer, glaciers and remote terrain, as well as polar bears. A helicopter brought the injured guard to the nearby town of Longyearbyen on Spitsbergen island. Critics were quick...

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Mugabe says he will not vote for successor Mnangagwa

Mugabe says he will not vote for successor Mnangagwa

Mugabe denied reports that he had assisted the MDC's campaign, saying he had never met Chamisa. Mr Mnangagwa is the current favourite, having ruled since last November when Mr Mugabe and his wife Gr...

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Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after clashes; two dead in Gaza

Israeli police raid al-Aqsa mosque after clashes; two dead in Gaza

Sunday's interception comes with tensions especially high between the Gaza Strip and Israel. In a statement, Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said: "These unsafe acts of terror are meant to target Al-A...

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Trump says ‘many’ border crossers use children for ‘their own sinister purposes’

Trump says ‘many’ border crossers use children for ‘their own sinister purposes’

He encouraged the American people to vote for Republican candidates in the upcoming midterms so that Congress can amend these laws. The Republican president has used the threat of a government shutd...

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Ian Austin: Labour MP investigated over anti-Semitism code

Ian Austin: Labour MP investigated over anti-Semitism code

And they urged Labour MPs to back a motion to be debated in September to accept the IHRA definition in full, including a list of examples of anti-Semitic behaviour. The three papers say that Labour ...

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Putin invites Pres. Trump to Moscow

Putin invites Pres. Trump to Moscow

The White House on Friday said US President Donald Trump was open to a controversial visit to Moscow, after an apparent invitation from Russian President Vladimir Putin . Bartiromo pressed a bi...

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3 dead, 7 hurt in New Orleans mass shooting

3 dead, 7 hurt in New Orleans mass shooting

Police say the other six are being treated for non-life threatening injuries. NOLA.com reported New Orleans Police Michael Harrison indicated one of the suspects used a handgun and the other use...

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Russia’s Putin says he invited Trump to Moscow

Russia’s Putin says he invited Trump to Moscow

The summit in Helsinki seems to have raised the Kremlin's hopes that Trump will stand by his repeated pledges to improve relations with Moscow, despite a series of tit-for-tat expulsions of diplomats ...

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Maharashtra: Bus falls into 500-feet-deep valley, 30 dead

Maharashtra: Bus falls into 500-feet-deep valley, 30 dead

Mr Copland says he's spoken to family of the person who has died and passed on his condolences. The agriculture university's staffers who met with the tragic accident . "Thoughts and prayers with t...

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Mugabe addresses nation hours before election

It was the first time Ms Gonda, one of Zimbabwe's most prominent broadcasters, had set foot in her home country since she was exiled by Robert Mugabe almost 20 years before - and she was not at all ...

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Trump hits back at Cohen and ‘fake news’ over Tower meeting allegations

Trump hits back at Cohen and ‘fake news’ over Tower meeting allegations

A first statement said that the participants had mostly discussed adoption of Russian orphans in the United States. Cohen is under federal investigation in NY for his business dealings and reported...

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Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Lombok island in Indonesia

Magnitude 6.4 quake hits Lombok island in Indonesia

Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman for Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency, said: "The quake killed at least 10 people, some 40 people are injured and dozens of houses were damaged". An natural disa...

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Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian protest icon, released from Israeli prison

Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian protest icon, released from Israeli prison

Ahed and her mother, Nariman Tamimi, were greeted with banners, cheers and Palestinian flags as they entered their home village of Nabi Saleh. Tamimi was arrested in December 2017 after a video of h...

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