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MPs weigh up options to try to block a no deal Brexit

MPs weigh up options to try to block a no deal Brexit

A number of Conservative members have reportedly been sent more than one ballot paper for the leadership election. In an interview with the Times, Hunt sought to play down perceptions that Johnson's...

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Georgia: Dozens protest obscene statements against Putin on Rustavi 2 Channel

Georgia: Dozens protest obscene statements against Putin on Rustavi 2 Channel

The ban on Georgian wine is also likely to become very painful as Russian Federation remains its main consumer, taking in 65 percent of its export. Gabunia called Putin a "stinking occupier" and a...

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Amnesty seeks international probe to end Philippine killings

Amnesty seeks international probe to end Philippine killings

The human rights agency called on the United Nations to investigate the Duterte regime for what it described as a wave of police killings under the banner of Duterte's anti-narcotics campaign. "They...

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U.S. State Department proposes $2 billion sale of arms to Taiwan

U.S. State Department proposes $2 billion sale of arms to Taiwan

The Chinese foreign ministry has said it firmly opposes U.S. arms sales to Taiwan, a self-governing island that China claims as its territory. According to DSCA's two statements issued on July 8, ...

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Woman gives birth to someone else's twins after IVF mix-up

Woman gives birth to someone else's twins after IVF mix-up

Y.Z and A.P. unknowingly were surrogate parents and had to give the children up to their respective parents who were also clients of CHA Fertility Center. and A.P., flew out to Southern California t...

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Immigration agency secretly searches millions of Americans' ID photos

Immigration agency secretly searches millions of Americans' ID photos

Records obtained by Georgetown Law researchers and provided to The Washington Post reveal how federal officials requested access to Department of Motor Vehicles databases in three states that off...

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Nail-biting moment cruise ship nearly collides with Venice dock during storm

Nail-biting moment cruise ship nearly collides with Venice dock during storm

With a tug frantically trying to keep the ship under control, at one point it appears like she is heading straight towards the shore. Costa Deliziosa - that can carry 3,800 passengers and crew - w...

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Pelosi, AOC Clash over Reach of Progressives’ Influence

Pelosi, AOC Clash over Reach of Progressives’ Influence

Omar, Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., Ayanna Pressley , D-Mass., and Rashida Tlaib , D-Mich was against the measure, with Omar, saying that the bill was only throwing more money at the Trump a...

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Iran Crosses Uranium Enrichment Limit In First Major Nuclear Deal Breach

Iran Crosses Uranium Enrichment Limit In First Major Nuclear Deal Breach

The European signatories of the nuclear deal-France, Germany, and the UK-have been trying to keep Iran in line, most recently by setting up a special vehicle aimed at facilitating trade with Iran in t...

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New York clears way for release of Trump's state tax returns

New York clears way for release of Trump's state tax returns

Trump has long filed taxes in NY as a resident of the state. Trump has declined to make public his tax returns, in contrast to a number of former presidents. "It's about assisting Congress in its ov...

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People start chanting 'F*ck Trump' during a live Fox News broadcast

People start chanting 'F*ck Trump' during a live Fox News broadcast

A spokesman for the Times defended the report as accurate. Donald Trump , as has been proven time and time again, is an avid viewer of Fox News. Trump's ongoing war with the media has been ...

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Trump says a strong economy is vital to maintaining a healthy environment

Trump says a strong economy is vital to maintaining a healthy environment

Trump has presided over an unprecedented rollback of over 80 environmental regulations spanning air pollution, drilling and infrastructure, including many that were put in place by President Barack ...

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Eric Swalwell Drops Out of Presidential Race, Tom Steyer Steps In

Eric Swalwell Drops Out of Presidential Race, Tom Steyer Steps In

Swalwell has been a rising star in the House Democratic caucus mentored by current House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and made gun control the centerpiece of his campaign with an aggressive ag...

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UAE reducing troops in Yemen in 'peace-first strategy'

UAE reducing troops in Yemen in 'peace-first strategy'

The UAE is a key partner in a Saudi-led military coalition which intervened in Yemen in 2015 to back the internationally recognised government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi against Iran-aligned ...

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London daredevil scales The Shard

London daredevil scales The Shard

This thrill-seeker was taken to new heights. A man who claimed to know the climber told the Mirror that the daredevil was able to clamber up the Shard by running over to the London Bridge Station,...

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Seagull curry: Why UK bird was found with bright orange feathers

Seagull curry: Why UK bird was found with bright orange feathers

The mystery soon proved to have a spicy ending, however - when they cleaned it up, proving it was a standard seagull that got completely covered in either turmeric or curry powder. The bird was spotte...

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First black African set to go to space dies

First black African set to go to space dies

Maseko, known as " Spaceboy " and 'Afronaut , ' beat off millions of entrants and won a spot on the Axe Apollo Space Academy in the USA, along with 22 others. "There were still rocket tests happeni...

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AOC fires back after Pelosi blasts young Dems' ‘Twitter world'

AOC fires back after Pelosi blasts young Dems' ‘Twitter world'

The bill passed anyway, which Pelosi said underscores the lack of legitimate power Ocasio-Cortez and gang hold in the halls of Congress. "That public "whatever" is called public sentiment", said O...

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Turkish lira weakens to 5.8125 after cenbank governor dismissed

Turkish lira weakens to 5.8125 after cenbank governor dismissed

In a joint presser with Erdogan, Trump said Turkey "was not allowed to buy Patriot missiles by the Obama administration" and his administration was looking at various options regarding its purchase ...

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Conviction of warlord Bosco Ntaganda is long-awaited justice - rights body

Conviction of warlord Bosco Ntaganda is long-awaited justice - rights body

The ICC said Ntaganda was found to be a direct perpetrator for parts of the charges in three of the crimes, including murder and persecution, and was an indirect perpetrator for other crimes. "And so ...

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Strong 6.9 magnitude quake strikes off Indonesia

Strong 6.9 magnitude quake strikes off Indonesia

The quake occured at 10:08 p.m. Jakarta time (1508 GMT) with epicenter at 136 km southwest Ternate of the province and a depth at revised 49 km under sea bed, said Bayu Pranata an official at the ag...

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Russian Military: Militants Breach Ceasefire, Shell Syria’s Hama Province

Russian Military: Militants Breach Ceasefire, Shell Syria’s Hama Province

Moscow says its forces and the Syrian army are fending off terror attacks by al Qaeda militants whom they say hit populated, government-held areas, and it accuses rebels of wrecking a ceasefire deal a...

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Another ice cream licker arrested; this one's in Louisiana

Another ice cream licker arrested; this one's in Louisiana

Police in Keller, Texas are taking a stand after a woman was caught on camera licking a container of Blue Bell ice cream before placing it back in the freezer. Martin is being held on charges of unla...

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One gored, 3 others injured in Spain’s running of the bulls

One gored, 3 others injured in Spain’s running of the bulls

A 23-year-old USA man and a 40-year-old Spanish man were both gored in the thigh, while two young Spanish men sustained head injuries. A 46-year-old Californian man gored in the neck on Sunday requi...

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Johnson Says He's Not Bluffing About Brexit Deadline

Johnson Says He's Not Bluffing About Brexit Deadline

Come on. We've got to show a bit more gumption about this'. The Foreign Secretary's Tory leadership campaign highlighted Ms Sturgeon's comments last month that Mr Johnson had suggested giving her go...

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Boeing loses first 737-Max-customers of Airbus

Boeing loses first 737-Max-customers of Airbus

In December, Boeing and flyadeal announced that the Saudi airliner had committed to buying between 30 to 50 737 Max jets in a deal that could be worth up to $5.9 billion at list price. Earlier this ...

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Toddler plunges to death 'after slipping from grandfather's arms on cruise ship'

Toddler plunges to death 'after slipping from grandfather's arms on cruise ship'

A one-and-a-half year-old girl died Sunday after falling from a Royal Caribbean cruise ship docked in Puerto Rico , local reports said. It was reported that her grandfather was holding her in his a...

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Son of late senior SKorea defector in North for resettlement

Son of late senior SKorea defector in North for resettlement

The state-run Uriminzokkiri website reported that Choe In-guk arrived in Pyongyang, North Korea's capital, on Saturday to dedicate his life to Korean unification at the guidance of leader Kim Jong U...

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Meghan Markle's father speaks out on baby Archie's christening

Meghan Markle's father speaks out on baby Archie's christening

The sisters of the late Diana, Princess of Wales - Harry and William's mother - also attended and featured in the family photo. The earrings happen to be the exact same ones Diana wore to Harr...

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British Airways faces £183m fine for data breach

British Airways faces £183m fine for data breach

The UK Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) announced that it intends to fine the airline for infringement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), an European Union law implemented ...

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