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Juncker says Europe must speak with one voice

Juncker says Europe must speak with one voice

And he'll poke worldwide locations to present up their national vetoes in some areas of global policy. In light of these elements, the European Commission has concluded that there is no point for Br...

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European Union parliament pushes Hungary sanctions over Orban policies

European Union parliament pushes Hungary sanctions over Orban policies

Two-thirds vote by Members of the European Parliament could trigger Article 7 of the Lisbon Treaty, suspending Hungary's voting rights as a rebuke for "anti-migrant" policies. "I have nothing to compr...

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Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

Whatever the United States promises them, Kurds must look back and understand how they were betrayed by the U.S. in the last hundred years. "A staged provocation of so-called "chemical weapons" used...

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Rat Wipes $190M Off Restaurant Chain's Value

Rat Wipes $190M Off Restaurant Chain's Value

The woman, identified only as Ms Gao, was having dinner with her husband Mr Ma at a Xiabu Xiabu restaurant in Weifang City last week. He alleged that one staff member had offered 20,000 yuan ($2,900) ...

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N. Carolina city has 150 people awaiting rescue

N. Carolina city has 150 people awaiting rescue

Forecasters expect Florence to hit the Carolinas early in the morning on September 14. And even though meteorologists sort storms into categories by the strength of their winds, it's actually the stor...

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Pope calls for church leaders to attend abuse summit

Pope calls for church leaders to attend abuse summit

Pope Francis has ordered an investigation into allegations of sexual harassment of adults against West Virginia Bishop Michael Bransfield and has accepted his resignation, church officials sai...

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Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage

Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage

A sheriff's deputy then spotted the man driving and when he pulled the man over and confronted him he shot himself in the chest, local media say. There was no immediate word on what sparked the sho...

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11 dead, 44 injured as driver rams into crowd in China

11 dead, 44 injured as driver rams into crowd in China

Yang, whose gender has not been revealed, has a long criminal record including convictions for drug dealing and theft, Reuters reported . " There was a vicious incident that a person drove delibera...

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Trump denies reality of 3,000 dead Americans

Trump denies reality of 3,000 dead Americans

Trump called the count a move by Democrats to make him look bad. If a person died for any reason, like old age, just add them onto the list. The Federal Emergency Management Agency ( FEMA ) told...

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Trump Insults Puerto Rico Mayor Following Hurricane Maria Remarks

Trump Insults Puerto Rico Mayor Following Hurricane Maria Remarks

The water was brought in by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) after Hurricane Maria in response to a request by the General Services in Puerto Rico (ASG) for 20,000 pallets of water b...

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Saudis arrest man seen in video eating with woman at work

Saudis arrest man seen in video eating with woman at work

An Egyptian man in Saudi Arabia has been arrested after a video of him having breakfast with a woman went viral on Twitter . Women are exempted from carrying out most outside activities without b...

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Majority of American voters oppose impeaching Trump

Majority of American voters oppose impeaching Trump

This might fly if he was the president of Russian Federation but not here in the U.S. Even if the initiative fails to pass, it could put Democrats in the position of opposing the new tax-cut plan ...

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Putin says Russian Federation and China to reduce use of dollar in trade

Putin says Russian Federation and China to reduce use of dollar in trade

Russian Federation was set to begin its largest military exercise since the Cold War on Tuesday, involving more than 300,000 military personnel, including forces from neighbouring China and Mongolia. ...

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Vijay Mallya extradition case: Judge reserves verdict for December 10

Vijay Mallya extradition case: Judge reserves verdict for December 10

Mallya, who arrived in London in March 2016 and was arrested in April 2017, was present in court as his legal team and the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), acting on India's behalf, reiterated and s...

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Typhoon Mangkhut: millions in path of storm and monsoon rains

Typhoon Mangkhut: millions in path of storm and monsoon rains

Typhoon Mangkhut has already hit Guam resulting in flooding of streets, uprooting of trees as well as widespread power outages. Typhoon Mangkhut's ferocity is being compared to that a Category 5 Atl...

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Harry and Meghan's New Zealand tour details revealed

Harry and Meghan's New Zealand tour details revealed

After a brief visit, they'll make their way back to Sydney and end their trip in New Zealand. "I hope many New Zealanders will have the opportunity to see the Duke and Duchess as they visit some of ...

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United States talks Syria airstrikes with UK, France

United States talks Syria airstrikes with UK, France

After another alleged toxic attack outside Damascus in April, Britain, France and the United States also carried out retaliatory strikes. "The United States is long past taking Russian Federation an...

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Sex abuse: Pope to meet Thursday with United States bishops

Sex abuse: Pope to meet Thursday with United States bishops

He eventually said he had made " grave errors in judgment " and took steps to make amends by sanctioning guilty bishops in a bid to reform the Chilean church. But the US plan has looked less like a ...

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Trump Signs Order Allowing Sanctions On Foreign Election Meddling

The order, not yet released, is meant as a deterrent against interference in the 2018 midterm elections. The outgoing administration of Barack Obama hit Moscow with sanctions and expelled a large nu...

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Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse: Vatican

Pope Francis formed the Council of Cardinals , often referred to as the C9, shortly after his election in 2013 to advise him on the reform of the Roman Curia and on church governance generally. The ...

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Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation finds Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects

Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation finds Skripal Novichok poisoning suspects

I hope they will come out themselves and speak about themselves. The Russian president said they are "civilians" with no links to the government. Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, who were for...

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South Africa's murder rate up almost 7 per cent, police say

South Africa's murder rate up almost 7 per cent, police say

The police minister, Bheki Cele , says the high murder rate "borders close to the war zone - while there is peace and there is no war". Several factors contributed to the increase, these include mo...

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Former Trump campaign adviser sentenced to 14 days in prison

Former Trump campaign adviser sentenced to 14 days in prison

Sessions told the House Judiciary Committee past year that "I pushed back" in 2016 when former Trump foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos proposed setting up a meeting between Trump and Ru...

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Elizabeth Smart kidnapper to be released from prison in surprise move

Elizabeth Smart kidnapper to be released from prison in surprise move

A United States woman convicted of helping a former street preacher kidnap Elizabeth Smart in 2002 will be freed from prison more than five years earlier than expected, a surprise decision that Smar...

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What are Vostok 2018 war games? Why are military drills happening now?

What are Vostok 2018 war games? Why are military drills happening now?

The location of the main training range for Vostok-2018 5,000 km (3,000 miles) east of Moscow means it is likely to be watched closely by Japan, North and South Korea as well as by China and Mongoli...

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NAFTA talks: Trump adviser Larry Kudlow says Canada, milk holding up deal

NAFTA talks: Trump adviser Larry Kudlow says Canada, milk holding up deal

A day earlier, she said " Canada is focused on Canada" when pressed on the importance of deadlines. U.S. President Donald Trump is threatening to move ahead on a deal that excludes Canada, but he...

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Twitter Eviscerates Trump For Extremely Minimal '17 Years' 9/11 Tweet

Twitter Eviscerates Trump For Extremely Minimal '17 Years' 9/11 Tweet

This memorial is now a message to the world: "America will never, ever submit to tyranny". "My hope is that discrimination, hatred and bigotry will cease and that we all will come together and love"...

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Donald Trump's visit to Ireland in November has been cancelled

But White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders later told reporters that no final decision had been made. According to Gavan Reilly, of Virgin Media News, 'U.S. A White House statement had said the Irish...

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Watch Stephen Colbert’s interview with Bob Woodward on Fear

CNN host Victor Blackwell said in a segment with CNN correspondent Brian Stelter the president was so unhappy with Shine that he wants former aide Hope Hicks back in the White House . Woodward has...

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Russian police detain nearly 300 protesting against pension reform - rights group

Russian police detain nearly 300 protesting against pension reform - rights group

Jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny had called for the protests. Some of the illegal rallies saw violent clashes between police and demonstrators, many of whom appeared to be minors. Their com...

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Kerala MLA calls nun who accused bishop of rape a prostitute

Kerala MLA calls nun who accused bishop of rape a prostitute

Indian Catholic sisters have broken ranks with the church by openly protesting in the streets of the Keralan state capital against a bishop accused of raping a nun. In her complaint filed at Kur...

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Trump Never Called for Syrian President's Assassination, Pentagon Says

Mr Trump tweeted: " The Woodward book is a Joke - just another assault against me, in a barrage of assaults, using now disproven unnamed and anonymous sources". On the eve of its release, the pres...

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Wife of Pakistan’s ex-PM, Nawaz dies in London

Wife of Pakistan’s ex-PM, Nawaz dies in London

Kulsoom became First Lady of Pakistan for the first time after her husband, Nawaz Sharif, became Prime Minister of Pakistan on 1 November 1990 when his political alliance, Islami Jamhoori Ittehad, won...

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Tropical Storm Helene upgraded to a hurricane

Tropical Storm Helene upgraded to a hurricane

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington has issued a voluntary evacuation for students starting at 12 p.m. Monday as Hurricane Florence approaches the East Coast. East Coast. Heavy rain in th...

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Wife allegedly kills estranged husband in front of 2-year-old daughter

Wife allegedly kills estranged husband in front of 2-year-old daughter

Despite emergency efforts to revive him at the scene, the 30-year-old died from his injuries. Some local outlets referred to Giles as "Coutee", which is her estranged husband's last name. The allega...

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Shaheen, Hassan to vote against Kavanaugh's nomination

Shaheen, Hassan to vote against Kavanaugh's nomination

Collins has praised Kavanaugh for his qualifications and said she was encouraged that Kavanaugh considered Roe v. Wade "settled law" and "precedent upon precedent". "A lot of people in ME would be d...

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Trump administration to threaten ICC judges with sanctions, prosecution

Trump administration to threaten ICC judges with sanctions, prosecution

The US has threatened to prosecute International Criminal Court (ICC) judges if they proceed with investigations into alleged war crimes by American troops in Afghanistan or other conflicts. It ...

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21 dead as overloaded plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

21 dead as overloaded plane crashes into lake in South Sudan

Among the four survivors are two children and an Italian doctor. The causes of the accident are for the moment unknown. "So far, in front of me there are six bodies recovered from the water", an eye...

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Death sentences of 75 Muslim Brotherhood members upheld

Death sentences of 75 Muslim Brotherhood members upheld

Washington, D.C., September 8, 2018-The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned an Egyptian court's sentencing of photojournalist Mahmoud Abou Zeid , also known as "Shawkan", to five years i...

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Venezuela calls march against United States after reported coup bid

Venezuela calls march against United States after reported coup bid

Venezuela foreign minister Jorge Arreaza blasted the United States over Trump officials' reported meetings with rebel Venezuelan military officers. policy preference for a peaceful, orderly retur...

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