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BB gun sparked Capital Pride chaos, according to DC police report

BB gun sparked Capital Pride chaos, according to DC police report

Although no shots were fired, hundreds of people ran from the area, knocking down metal police barricades and running into stores, fearing a gunman had opened fire on the revellers. He was arrested. R...

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PIA plane avoids accident as woman mistakenly opens emergency door

PIA plane avoids accident as woman mistakenly opens emergency door

In this case, 38 of the passengers volunteered to be placed on a later flight. And in February 2018 one of the emergency exit doors fell off a Dana Airlines plane as it landed in Nigeria's capital, ...

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Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari arrested in fake bank accounts case

Former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari arrested in fake bank accounts case

Local media reports said NAB arrested Zardari over its investigation into fake bank accounts and money laundering . The NAB team investigating the money laundering and fake accounts case already ob...

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China's rare earths exports fall in May; shipments usually volatile

China's rare earths exports fall in May; shipments usually volatile

China slapped a 25% tariff on USA soybeans last July as part of a trade war between the world's two largest economies, bringing imports of US beans to a virtual halt until the two countries agreed to ...

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Mexican President offers

Mexican President offers "outstretched hand" to Trump after averting tariff war

That will be announced at the appropriate time ", he said. Fiday's joint communique broadly sketched the terms of the agreement but it contained few details. It also agreed to expand a programme al...

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Iran rejects France call for nuclear talks

Iran rejects France call for nuclear talks

A cautious thaw in relations between Tehran and Washington set in in 2015 when Iran struck a deal with six big powers limiting its nuclear activity. In an effort to protect at least some of Iran's e...

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Joe Biden leads race for Democratic presidential contenders

Joe Biden leads race for Democratic presidential contenders

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand told the 1,400 Iowa state party leaders and activists who jammed a hotel ballroom for the state party's Hall of Fame dinner. All the other candidates trail behind by one p...

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Kathua rape and murder case: Pathankot court holds five accused guilty

Kathua rape and murder case: Pathankot court holds five accused guilty

Four non-official witnesses out of the 114 reportedly turned hostile during the trial . The chargesheet filed by the Jammu and Kashmir Police's Crime Branch on April 9 past year said the girl h...

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London firefighters combat apartment building blaze

London firefighters combat apartment building blaze

Firefighters are battling a blaze that has engulfed six floors of a block of flats in Barking. . "The fire alarms do not work - which to me, seems insane". "The cause of the fire is not known at this ...

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UK Weather Forecast: Wet, windy & cool for England & Wales this week

UK Weather Forecast: Wet, windy & cool for England & Wales this week

Overnight lows dropping into the 40s and low 50s, which are near record lows for June. After heavy rain over the past couple of days tomorrow should bring some respite, but only until midday on Mon...

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China Ready To Share 5G Technology With Partners, Says Xi Jinping

China Ready To Share 5G Technology With Partners, Says Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin , on Thursday here in the latter's hometown. Aggressive US tactics such as a campaign against Chinese telecoms firm Hu...

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1 dead and 7 hospitalized after crane collapses in Dallas thunderstorms

1 dead and 7 hospitalized after crane collapses in Dallas thunderstorms

As least two people have been rescued and taken to local hospitals. A Dallas fire rescue official says one person has been killed and at least six injured when a construction crane fell on an apar...

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Trump blasts New York Times over report on Mexico deal

Trump blasts New York Times over report on Mexico deal

And Mexico is taking "decisive action to dismantle human smuggling and trafficking organizations as well as their illicit financial and transportation networks", the State Department said. As of last ...

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Trump calls Pelosi ‘nasty, vindictive, awful person’ in response to ‘prison’ comment

Peter King , R-N.Y. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has been fighting back calls for the impeachment of President Trump for months. Trump's tweets follow up on his appearance on Fo...

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California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk

California utility to cut power to 27,000 customers to reduce wildfire risk

Perimeter data from CAL FIRE at 9:56 p.m. PDT June 8, 2019 and heat detected by a satellite at 3:12 a.m. PDT June 9, 2019. PG&E said this year it would significantly expand the practice of shutting ...

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UK PM race: Sajid Javid gains, ire over Boris threat to EU

UK PM race: Sajid Javid gains, ire over Boris threat to EU

Britain's Environment Secretary Michael Gove leaves the BBC, after appearing on the Andrew Marr Show, in London, Britain. Cabinet minister Mr Cairns said the best person equipped to drive a "bold, a...

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China's exports, imports seen shrinking in May as US tariffs bite

China's exports, imports seen shrinking in May as US tariffs bite

Whether or not President Donald Trump carries out his threat to levy 25 percent tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods - a decision Trump promised to make after the G20 Summit on June 29 - Ch...

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Despite Trump Administration Denials, U.S

Despite Trump Administration Denials, U.S

Diplomats from embassies in Israel, Brazil , Germany , and Latvia are among those who applied for permission to fly the rainbow flags on their official flagpoles but were rejected, NBC News reports...

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Moldova court relieves Dodon of duty as president

Moldova court relieves Dodon of duty as president

The Constitutional Court nearly immediately issued a statement invalidating the proceedings. Government Headquarters were blocked by groups of people overnight not to allow new ministers to proceed ...

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Russian Ship Nearly Collides With US Navy Ship

Russian Ship Nearly Collides With US Navy Ship

The near-collision this morning is not the first in recent memory for USA and Russian ships, or aircraft. The US repeatedly complained in recent years that Russian planes flew dangerously close to ...

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Biden still leads in 2020 Iowa poll

Biden still leads in 2020 Iowa poll

Nine did not register support in the poll . Sanders, a USA senator, is the first choice for 16% of respondents, while Warren, also a US senator, and Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, a...

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India spends big on Maldives security

India spends big on Maldives security

PM Modi also announced that India will contribute to the conservation of Maldives' Friday Mosque also known as Hukuru Miskiy. "They have also nourished our cultures and civilisations". "It is no...

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Thousands protest against extradition bill in China Tribune Online

Thousands protest against extradition bill in China Tribune Online

Historically the police give much lower figures than organizers, but even this preliminary estimate would make it the largest street protest since 2003. "It could have significant implications for Hon...

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Michael Gove pledges to scrap Value-Added Tax after Brexit to boost economy

Michael Gove pledges to scrap Value-Added Tax after Brexit to boost economy

The revelation comes as Mr Gove pledged to scrap VAT and bring in a lower sale tax to stimulate business following Brexit in a Sunday Telegraph piece. One of the things that I would absolutely say i...

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Two Amish kids in horse-drawn buggy killed by drunk driver: cops

Two Amish kids in horse-drawn buggy killed by drunk driver: cops

There were seven people - two adults and five children - in the buggy at the time of the crash. The children who were killed were two and six years old. He was arrested and charged with three counts...

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Buildings damaged in apparent explosion in Swedish town of Linkoping

Buildings damaged in apparent explosion in Swedish town of Linkoping

Windows of nearby buildings broke from the powerful explosion , the causes of which are not known. Several people were hospitalized after the incident but the type and extent of their injuries rema...

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Wayanad: Rahul Gandhi meets retired nurse who was present during his birth

Wayanad: Rahul Gandhi meets retired nurse who was present during his birth

Vavathil could not contain her happiness and excitement at meeting Gandhi, whose birth she had witnessed, as a grown-up man and the Member of Parliament from her Wayanad constituency in Kerala. She ...

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Mnuchin threatens China with tariffs if they bail on trade deal

Mnuchin threatens China with tariffs if they bail on trade deal

Police officers stand guard to check the vehicles near the venue of G20 Finance Ministers' and Central Bank Governors' Meeting Friday, June 7, 2019, in Fukuoka , western Japan. International Monetary...

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Beijing furious as USA lines up €2bn tank deal with Taiwan

Beijing furious as USA lines up €2bn tank deal with Taiwan

Taiwan has been interested in refreshing its existing USA -made battle tank inventory, which includes M60 Patton tanks. Spain's handling of the case and approval of the extradition in early 2017 dre...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May steps down as leader

British Prime Minister Theresa May steps down as leader

Farage's Brexit Party came close to winning its first seat in Parliament today, narrowly losing to Labour in a special election in the city of Peterborough. A street cleaner sweeps outside 10 Do...

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