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'I don't really think yellow's my colour though'

'I don't really think yellow's my colour though'

The balloon, which portrays the mayor sporting a yellow bikini, is backed by a crowdfunded campaign organized after a "Trump Baby" blimp flew over protests during President Donald Trump's visit ...

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Bobi Wine cleared to travel for treatment

Bobi Wine cleared to travel for treatment

Mr Kyagulanyi travelled with his wife and other close relatives. The one-star general attempted to get a briefing on the chaos from security operatives but the crowd did not let him address them. Bu...

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China's exports losing steam amid Trump's trade war, says report

China's exports losing steam amid Trump's trade war, says report

The Shanghai composite index had fallen to near a 2-year low hit earlier in the month but recovered some of the day's losses later in the session. The single currency was down 0.1 percent at $1.1662...

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Amsterdam: ‘Terrorist motive’ alleged in attack on Americans

Amsterdam: ‘Terrorist motive’ alleged in attack on Americans

Neither the victims nor the suspect had life threatening injuries after treatment in the hospital. Dutch authorities said they were in close contact with their German counterparts who raided the sus...

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John McCain honored at Washington National Cathedral Memorial service

John McCain honored at Washington National Cathedral Memorial service

His daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner , both White House advisers, attended the service. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC, a close friend of McCain's , and McCain's childr...

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As People Across The Country Mourn, Sen. McCain's Casket Arrives In Washington

As People Across The Country Mourn, Sen. McCain's Casket Arrives In Washington

About 3,500 people packed the Phoenix church for the service. "We are all in his debt", Obama said in tribute to McCain Sunday . Raymond Celaya of Phoenix and others around him held the signs a...

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Visit to Ireland will renew historic ties, says Trump

Visit to Ireland will renew historic ties, says Trump

White House Correspondents' Association President Olivier Knox said in a statement Friday he had spoken with both the White House and the Trump campaign about the volunteer. Meet in College Green 10...

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Afghan Taliban urges retaliation over planned Dutch cartoon contest

Afghan Taliban urges retaliation over planned Dutch cartoon contest

Physical depictions of Allah or the prophet, even positive ones, are considered blasphemous under Islam and are forbidden. In Pakistan , thousands of people angered over Wilders' plans marche...

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Imran Khan govt plans proposal to 'resolve' Kashmir issue

Imran Khan govt plans proposal to 'resolve' Kashmir issue

It added that both sides held detailed discussions about regional and global issues, including the situation in Afghanistan and U.S. decision to unilaterally withdraw from the historic nuclear deal Ir...

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U.S. Extends Travel Ban to N.Korea

U.S. Extends Travel Ban to N.Korea

However, there has been slow progress in denuclearization, prompting U.S. President Donald Trump to cancel a scheduled North Korea visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo . "We are playing closer att...

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Iran tells United Nations court 'time running out' under USA sanctions

Iran tells United Nations court 'time running out' under USA sanctions

However, according to recent reports, Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Europe yesterday that it can not whatsoever save the nuclear deal or help save Iran's economy. economic str...

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Russia says talks on Ukraine in 'Normandy format' not possible now - Ifax

Russia says talks on Ukraine in 'Normandy format' not possible now - Ifax

Security forces arrested Ukrainians suspected of causing the blast. Zakharchenko, 42, who commanded rebels fighting Ukrainian government forces in the mining and industrial town of Donetsk, was el...

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Putin plays the good cop and scales back pension reform (for women)

Putin plays the good cop and scales back pension reform (for women)

Putin, who had previously vowed not to raise the pension age, has seen public trust in his presidency fall to 64 percent last month from 80 percent in May, according to VTsIOM state pollster. Based on...

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US couple ordered to turn over funds raised for homeless man

US couple ordered to turn over funds raised for homeless man

The site has now raised more than $402,000 donated from more than 14,000 people. Mark D'Amico and Katie McClure made a decision to help Johnny Bobbitt after he gave them his last $20 (€17.20/£...

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Puerto Rican Telescope Operators Raise Funds For Cats That Survived Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican Telescope Operators Raise Funds For Cats That Survived Hurricane Maria

The staff has been feeding and caring for the cats, but asked for donations to help spay and neuter them. "I don't wish that on anyone". "This is a life or death story". Hurricane Maria wreaked widesp...

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USA extends ban on travel to North Korea for another year

USA extends ban on travel to North Korea for another year

In recent days, however, Trump, irked by the slow pace of subsequent nuclear talks on how and when North Korea would dismantle its nuclear arsenal, ordered Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to forego a p...

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'A true American hero': friends and family bid John McCain farewell

'A true American hero': friends and family bid John McCain farewell

The drenched servicemen never broke their stride. Generations of men and women who had sparred with McCain in politics, but also were shaped by his philosophy of "country first", placed their hands ...

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Mueller investigation 'illegal' says US President Donald Trump

Mueller investigation 'illegal' says US President Donald Trump

Senator Lindsey Graham, who is close to Mr Trump and a defender of Mr Sessions, said last week he believed Mr Trump would appoint a new attorney general but should wait until the elections, in which R...

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John McCain Laid To Rest: Photos From His Touching Memorial Service

John McCain Laid To Rest: Photos From His Touching Memorial Service

McCain's body will lie in state at the US Capitol on Friday with a ceremony held in the Capitol Rotunda. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, U.N. Asked whether McCai...

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Who is Bruce Ohr, whose name keeps appearing in Trump’s tweets?

Who is Bruce Ohr, whose name keeps appearing in Trump’s tweets?

Ohr also told Congress that Steele told him that Page had met with more senior Russian officials than he had acknowledged. Steele had been used as an Federal Bureau of Investigation source in the past...

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Busy Toronto mall evacuated after gunshots

Busy Toronto mall evacuated after gunshots

A second suspect was described as a skinny male in his 20s, standing around five-foot-nine and carrying a black handgun. "I started yelling at them, 'Why are you running?'" she recalled in the parki...

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Judge orders NJ couple to turn over money raised for homeless man

Bobbitt, who told the newspaper that he had spent a portion of a lump sum of $25,000 the couple had once given him on drugs, is now back on the streets, panhandling. "The balance of relative hardshi...

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Florida's Ron DeSantis Doubles Down on 'Monkey This Up' Comment

Florida's Ron DeSantis Doubles Down on 'Monkey This Up' Comment

While on the campaign trail for the governor's mansion this year, Gillium used his anti-gun creds to hit out at other Democrats in the same race and took advantage of photo opportunities with gun ...

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United States to Terminate UNRWA Funding

United States to Terminate UNRWA Funding

The United States on Friday halted all funding to a U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees in a move likely to further heighten tensions between the Palestinians and the Trump administration. Kus...

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Nikki Haley says UNRWA must be reformed before USA will support

Nikki Haley says UNRWA must be reformed before USA will support

USA envoy to the United Nations Nikki Haley claimed on Tuesday that UNRWA's figures of the number of Palestinian refugees is significantly overestimated, calling for the agency to lower its count if...

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Multiple dead, more injured in New Mexico bus versus semi crash

Multiple dead, more injured in New Mexico bus versus semi crash

The New Mexico State police said the truck crossed the center line after a tire blowout, resulting in the crash. "There are multiple serious injuries and passengers transported", cops said . Numero...

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Field resignation a major wake up call, says Labour deputy leader

Field resignation a major wake up call, says Labour deputy leader

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks has labeled UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn an antisemite who has backed "racists, terrorists and dealers of hate", in a fierce condemnation of the embattled politician. In ...

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DOJ sides with Asian-American students alleging discrimination at Harvard

DOJ sides with Asian-American students alleging discrimination at Harvard

The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday backed a lawsuit accusing Harvard University of discriminating against Asian-American applicants, throwing its support behind a case that could impact the use o...

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Trump fumes that Google gave Obama’s speeches better publicity than his

And as one of Trump's own supporters posted in the r/The_Donald subreddit back in January, Google clearly promoted Trump's first official State of the Union address on its homepage. Mercedes Bunz, a...

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Former Texas police officer guilty of murder for killing black teen

Former Texas police officer guilty of murder for killing black teen

The woman's sister also testified that Oliver pointed the gun and described him as raging. The ex-police officer in Balch Springs was convicted of murder earlier in the day for the slaying of ...

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