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Singapore outlaws fake news, allows govt to block, remove it

Singapore outlaws fake news, allows govt to block, remove it

This means if a website puts out three false statements that each warranted either a correction or take-down order in a period of six months, a declaration regime can be issued against it. One distres...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez name-drops Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren for potential 2020 endorsement

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez name-drops Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren for potential 2020 endorsement

Earlier this week, Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders joined together on legislation to put a 15 percent cap on credit card interest rates . The two lawmakers explained their bill in a live video presentation...

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Trump says top 2020 rivals are 'SleepyCreepy' Biden, Sanders

Trump says top 2020 rivals are 'SleepyCreepy' Biden, Sanders

But he didn't answer directly when asked if people who enter the U.S. illegally should qualify for Medicare or Medicaid, as California's governor has proposed for young adults. Bernie Sanders are cons...

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More Than 1,000 Weapons Found In LA Mansion, One Suspect In Custody

More Than 1,000 Weapons Found In LA Mansion, One Suspect In Custody

Beck, who is well-known in the real-estate business, has been connected with Saenz; she also has three daughters with Gordon Getty , the son of J. "The arrest here seems to be for some illegal as...

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Google fetes Lucy Wills with doodle on 131st birth anniversary

Google fetes Lucy Wills with doodle on 131st birth anniversary

Folic acid is now prescribed for pregnant women, with other important nutrients such as iron and B12, for the prenatal prevention of anaemia and other conditions. Her examination prompted recognizing ...

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Trump to nominate former Boeing chief Shanahan as defense secretary

Trump to nominate former Boeing chief Shanahan as defense secretary

Shanahan , 56, had been Boeing's top supply chain executive prior to joining the Department of Defense in 2017 as deputy secretary of defense. Shanahan told reporters at the Pentagon that he first h...

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Rudy Giuliani says he is no longer traveling to Ukraine

Rudy Giuliani says he is no longer traveling to Ukraine

Giuliani said his decisions had nothing to do with the 2020 election, but Giuliani had faced fierce pushback from Democrats , who accused the president of "asking a foreign government to investigate ...

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Rudy Giuliani says his controversial pro-Trump Ukraine visit is off

Giuliani later canceled his trip to the Ukraine where he planned to ask the new government to launch investigations into issue that would be politically useful to Trump - like how the Russian Federa...

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Venezuela's Guaido seeks U.S. Pentagon cooperation to solve political crisis

Venezuela's Guaido seeks U.S. Pentagon cooperation to solve political crisis

On Wednesday, Edgar Zambrano, the opposition-run National Assembly's vice president, said he had been arrested by intelligence agents. Party head Carlos Prosperi says security forces towed the v...

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Donald Trump Jr. Seen Resisting Senate Committee Subpoena

Donald Trump Jr. Seen Resisting Senate Committee Subpoena

Should he refuse to appear and comply the Senate Intelligence Committee could vote to place him in contempt. Burr wouldn't comment on the subpoena or the backlash Thursday. The 41-year-old Don Jr te...

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Jho Low and rapper indicted for Obama donations

Jho Low and rapper indicted for Obama donations

Low has gained attention in the last several years after US officials accused him of masterminding a money laundering and bribery scheme that pilfered billions from the Malaysian state investment fund...

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Terrorists storm 5-star hotel in Pakistan’s Balochistan, gunshots heard

Terrorists storm 5-star hotel in Pakistan’s Balochistan, gunshots heard

One witness said most of the guests have been evacuated, but the attackers have since reached the first floor of the hotel. India Today also reported the suspects inside the hotel have hand grenad...

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Trump 'very surprised' his 'very good' son was hit with subpoena

Trump 'very surprised' his 'very good' son was hit with subpoena

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Pope Francis orders priests and nuns to report sex abuse

Pope Francis orders priests and nuns to report sex abuse

Anderson worries that the law is nothing more than risky lip service because it doesn't require clergy to report findings to police. It is time to learn from the "bitter lessons of the past", Franci...

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Trump Starts Process to Raise Tariffs on Remaining China Imports

Trump Starts Process to Raise Tariffs on Remaining China Imports

China's Commerce Ministry confirmed the latest United States tariff increase on its website. "The Chinese side deeply regrets that if the US tariff measures are implemented, China will have to tak...

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Navy joins exercises in South China Sea

Navy joins exercises in South China Sea

The vessels included Indian destroyer INS Kolkata and tanker INS Shakti, a guided missile destroyer from the US Pacific Fleet, Japanese aircraft carrier Izumo and the Philippines patrol vessel A...

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US Moving Patriot Missile Battery to Mideast to Counter Iran

US Moving Patriot Missile Battery to Mideast to Counter Iran

The USS Arlington, which transports marines, amphibious vehicles, and rotary aircraft, as well as the Patriot missiles, will join the USS Abraham Lincoln carrier strike group, which already passed t...

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9-year-old boy murders mother in Michigan, US

9-year-old boy murders mother in Michigan, US

Who knows how that reacted?' Reagan Martin told MLive.com that she doesn't know how the boy got access to a gun. Even so, Martin says she knows despite what he's accused of doing her mom wouldn'...

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Watch President Trump Laugh Over a Comment About Shooting Migrants

Watch President Trump Laugh Over a Comment About Shooting Migrants

Your reaction? asked Mucarsel-Powell "So someone in the crowd made a joke about shooting migrants, the president laughed it off and said only in the panhandle". We can't. Other countries do, but we ca...

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Images reveal further details of North Korean missile launch

Images reveal further details of North Korean missile launch

The ship also delivered heavy machinery back to North Korea . President Trump says he takes this latest provocation "very seriously". "They were smaller missiles, they were short-range missiles...

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European Union heads put climate, democracy and jobs at heart of future course

European Union heads put climate, democracy and jobs at heart of future course

Tusk announced another summit on May 28, two days after the European Parliament vote, to let the national leaders agree on appointing new people to hold the EU's top roles until 2024. Part of the Euro...

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Guaido's Deputy Arrested in Venezuela

Guaido's Deputy Arrested in Venezuela

Shortly before his arrest , Zambrano said on Twitter that agents of the SEBIN intelligence agency had encircled his vehicle outside the headquarters of the Democratic Action party. In a press relea...

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Dozens dead after boat carrying migrants sinks off Tunisia coast

Dozens dead after boat carrying migrants sinks off Tunisia coast

It sank about 40 miles off the coast of the Tunisian city of Sfax, the Tunisian defense ministry said Friday. Only three bodies have reportedly been recovered from the scene so far, and the navy i...

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Fake German heiress sentenced to 4-12 years behind bars

Fake German heiress sentenced to 4-12 years behind bars

She was found guilty in April of theft of services and grand larceny, having stolen more than $200,000 (£153,580). Manhattan convicted Sorokin of four counts of theft of services, three counts o...

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French Soldiers Killed Rescuing American Hostage

French Soldiers Killed Rescuing American Hostage

The statement from France said President Emmanuel Macron "bows with emotion and gravity at the sacrifice of our two soldiers, who gave their lives to save those of our fellow citizens". France ha...

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Busy Philipps speaks about her abortion and condemns Georgia's six-week ban

Busy Philipps speaks about her abortion and condemns Georgia's six-week ban

The Alabama legislation does not provide exceptions for instances of rape or incest. Philipps , 39, addressed what has been called the most extreme abortion law in the nation on her talk show...

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Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress

Police take No. 2 leader of Venezuela congress

Edgar Zambrano, the assembly vice president, said on Twitter that agents from the Sebin intelligence agency had surprised him and, after he refused to get out of his vehicle, were using a tow truck ...

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James Comey: Donald Trump indictment possible after presidency

James Comey: Donald Trump indictment possible after presidency

Trump's rant came hours after Comey said at a CNN town hall that he believed that the POTUS appeared to have obstructed justice. Trump said at the time he fired Comey "because he wasn't doing a g...

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Freddie Starr found dead at 76

Freddie Starr found dead at 76

The Merseyside-born entertainer became a household name in the early 1970s after appearing on the talent show Opportunity Knocks and the Royal Variety Performance , before starring in several TV pr...

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Chelsea Manning released after 62-day confinement in jail

Chelsea Manning released after 62-day confinement in jail

Manning spent 62 days at the Alexandria Detention Centre on civil contempt charges after she refused to answer questions to a federal grand jury investigating WikiLeaks . Her lawyers fear her freedom...

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