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Japan, China hotline to be switched on

Japan, China hotline to be switched on

Thailand has expressed its intent to participate and Taiwan and Colombia are also showing interest. RCEP is a megaregional economic agreement being negotiated between the 10 ASEAN governments and th...

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Angela Merkel: Europe Can No Longer Rely on US Protection

Angela Merkel: Europe Can No Longer Rely on US Protection

But the foreign policy chief of Merkel's party, Norbert Roettgen, warned that it would be hard to adhere to the accord without the United States as European companies that continue to do business in...

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Israel Hits Dozens of Iranian Targets inside Syria Overnight

Israel Hits Dozens of Iranian Targets inside Syria Overnight

There were no Israeli casualties. The Russian MoD maintained that Syria's air defence system shot down more than half of the incoming missiles, with the damage being evaluated. The attack late on ...

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Body Located in pond Does Not Have Any trauma

Body Located in pond Does Not Have Any trauma

The search began when a witness told police someone had gone under the water in a fenced-off retention pond after yelling, "It bit me". Authorities are searching a retention pond in Orange County, F...

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Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'

Right-To-Die Advocate David Goodall Ends Life Listening To 'Ode To Joy'

Exit International , the group that helped David Goodall carry out his wish, said the scientist was declared dead at 12:30 p.m.in Liestal, a town outside the city of Basel, where he had traveled t...

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The rapidly evolving state of US-North Korea relations, in two photos

The rapidly evolving state of US-North Korea relations, in two photos

On the tarmac, Trump thanked Kim for the return of the USA citizens and said it was a sign that the talks with North Korea could be successful. The North Korean leader also welcomed plans for th...

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'Fantastic victory': President Trump announces 5 'most wanted' ISIS leaders CAPTURED

'Fantastic victory': President Trump announces 5 'most wanted' ISIS leaders CAPTURED

According to the New York Times , the militants were caught by the Iraqi military in cooperation with the American intelligence operation in Syria and Turkey. Dillon's tweet said the capture was a c...

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Google Follows Facebook In Banning Ads Before Referendum

Google Follows Facebook In Banning Ads Before Referendum

He said a number of No groups had earmarked significant spending on the platform ahead of the referendum on 25 May to reach voters, and that it was a legitimate means of doing so. All relevant ads wil...

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CCA ranks in top 10 of TN high schools in new report

CCA ranks in top 10 of TN high schools in new report

News, with gold medals indicating the greatest level of college readiness. Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School and Oklahoma City's Harding Fine Arts Academy, a charter, round out the Top 5, t...

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Trump says will discuss trade, North Korea with China's Xi

Trump says will discuss trade, North Korea with China's Xi

He was also quoted as saying: "I hope to build mutual trust with the United States through dialogue". It said as a mid-term benefit, China will serve as an "indispensable facilitator for a polit...

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North Korea says U.S. ruining mood of meetings

North Korea says U.S. ruining mood of meetings

Sources have speculated that Trump wants his talks with Kim to look as dramatic as that of the Moon-Kim meeting, according to The Korea Times . Trump told reporters on Friday that arrangement...

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China trade talks to continue in DC

China trade talks to continue in DC

Exports amounted to USD200.4 billion. The visit by Vice-Premier Liu He - considered President Xi Jinping's right-hand man on economic issues - comes after he led talks in Beijing last week with a hi...

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Armenian Protest Leader Takes Power Under Russia's Shadow

Armenian Protest Leader Takes Power Under Russia's Shadow

Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered his congratulations to Nikol Pashinyan on assuming office as Armenia's Prime Minister, the Kremlin press service reported. Small protests loosely o...

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San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

San Diego Padres vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Two of the top young pitching prospects in the National League West are matched for the first time Friday night in ... Bryan Mitchell allowed four runs on five hits over 4 2/3 innings in a loss ...

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Taylor Swift Showers love and warmth on her fans

Taylor Swift Showers love and warmth on her fans

She was so happy", she said. The pop singer visited the burn center at Maricopa Integrated Health System where she met Isabella , who was injured in a flammable liquids explosion, ABC15 reports . ...

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Taxpayers Are Subsidizing the Lavish Met Gala

Taxpayers Are Subsidizing the Lavish Met Gala

The Met Gala - technically a fundraiser for the eponymous museum's Costume Institute - is the supreme see-and-be-seen fashion event in which celebrities typically ignore the annual theme in lieu of...

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Google to now show who is behind U.S. political ads

Google to now show who is behind U.S. political ads

Walker also proclaimed that Google has also introduced Jigsaw Protect Your Elections Toolkit , which can be called as a direct response to the interference of Russian Federation in several elections ...

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Twin Mining Accidents Kill 23 In Pakistan

Twin Mining Accidents Kill 23 In Pakistan

Rescue teams are trying to find others still trapped in the rubble. The roof caved in following the blast triggered by the accumulation of methane gas, killing 16 miners, Deputy Commissioner Farrukh...

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Don Blankenship comes out with new racist attack on Mitch McConnell's family

Don Blankenship comes out with new racist attack on Mitch McConnell's family

Joe Manchin, but his ad disparages Kentucky GOP Sen. McConnell's wife is U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, whose parents are originally from China. Blankenship's reference to " Cocaine Mitc...

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Atty. Gen. Sessions Vows to Prosecute All Who Illegally Cross Border

Atty. Gen. Sessions Vows to Prosecute All Who Illegally Cross Border

Thirty-five federal prosecutors and 18 immigration judges have been re-directed to the border to handle immigration cases. Sessions' visit marks the third high-profile Trump administration visit to ...

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Hawaii volcano destroys 26 homes, more threatened

Hawaii volcano destroys 26 homes, more threatened

Lava has flowed across nearly 400,000 square feet and experts are not sure when the volcanic activity will stop. The volcanic instability at Kilauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes and...

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President Trump Won't Attend US Embassy Opening in Jerusalem

President Trump Won't Attend US Embassy Opening in Jerusalem

As eyewitnesses told Reuters, signs near the building, which is now the Consulate. U.S. President Donald Trump will not travel to Israel for the controversial opening of the U.S. Palestinian Authori...

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Viviani takes stage 2, Dennis in pink

Viviani takes stage 2, Dennis in pink

Italy's Elia Viviani , 29, won the second stage of the race in less than four hours bursting through from well behind to emerge from the back wheel of Irishman Sam Bennett and surge to victory. "It...

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Seven Indians working for power company abducted in Afghanistan

Seven Indians working for power company abducted in Afghanistan

The armed men abducted six Indians and one Afghan employee of Indian company KEC in Bagh-e-Shamal village of the provincial capital Pul-e-Khomre, TOLOnews reported, citing local officials. Habib Shah ...

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Iran to stand up to Trump 'bullying' over nuclear deal: Security official

Iran to stand up to Trump 'bullying' over nuclear deal: Security official

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that the United States would regret a decision to leave the nuclear deal, and Tehran would fiercely resist U.S. The official, speaking on condition of anony...

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Avenatti Calls Giuliani Appearance A 'disaster'

Avenatti Calls Giuliani Appearance A 'disaster'

Cohen has admitted he paid Daniels $130,000 just days before the 2016 election as part of a non-disclosure agreement he insists she has since repeatedly violated. "I have no knowledge of that", Giuli...

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AFC Asian Cup 2019: India clubbed with UAE, Thailand and Bahrain

AFC Asian Cup 2019: India clubbed with UAE, Thailand and Bahrain

Meanwhile, Group C features Asian giants Korea and China together, while Group D has pitted Iran and Iraq together. Japan, who have won the event a record four times, are expected to sail throug...

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Dozens of Palestinians Wounded in Gaza Border Protest

Dozens of Palestinians Wounded in Gaza Border Protest

According to the Gaza Ministry of Health, the number of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces during demonstrations in Gaza reached 45 on Thursday. Israel's government celebrated the U.S. deci...

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Terre Haute police officer shot and killed; suspect still barricaded in apartment

Terre Haute police officer shot and killed; suspect still barricaded in apartment

When officers entered the apartment complex building, they were immediately fired upon, said, Adamson, the department's public information officer. Terre Haute police confirmed the suspect's death d...

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Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here Are The Best Tequilas Under $30

Happy Cinco de Mayo! Here Are The Best Tequilas Under $30

In the USA the date has become associated with the celebration of Mexican-American culture. At the end of the day, nearly 500 French soldiers were killed while Mexican forces lost less than 100 men. J...

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Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Signs Restrictive 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Ban Into Law

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Signs Restrictive 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Ban Into Law

The governor has not directly commented on the bill and whether or not she will sign it into law, but Smith reiterated today that Reynolds, who is a Republican, is unequivocally pro-life. It has taken...

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North Korea returns to Korean Standard Time

North Korea returns to Korean Standard Time

In 2017, Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un traded verbal salvos after the regime conducted several missile launches and a nuclear test that, by most accounts, had reached unprecedented level...

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May benefits from Ukip collapse in London elections

May benefits from Ukip collapse in London elections

The election result was the same as in 2017 when Mr Western held the seat for Labour , with only the Greens increasing its number of votes. In the first test for Jeremy Corbyn since the general...

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Kim set to release U.S. prisoners before talks

Kim set to release U.S. prisoners before talks

Yi also met his North Korean counterpart, Ri Yong-ho and the two ministers are believed to have discussed the upcoming summit between Kim and United States President Donald Trump to discuss possib...

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Russian fighter jet crashes over Mediterranean

Russian fighter jet crashes over Mediterranean

However, the Russian media has clarified that the jet was not shot down and may have crashed because of a bird in the sky. "On may 3 around 9:45 GMT when climbing after takeoff from an airfield Ha...

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Macron reiterates need to keep Iran nuclear deal

Macron reiterates need to keep Iran nuclear deal

Iran has long said its nuclear program was for civilian purposes and that it is committed to never developing atomic weapons. Prime Minister Netanyahu, while saying Israel wasn't "seeking" the w...

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Georgia: US Military C-130 plane crashes near Savannah airport; no survivors

Georgia: US Military C-130 plane crashes near Savannah airport; no survivors

The aircraft was over 60 years old and "had been used in the past to rescue USA citizens stranded in the British Virgin Islands following Hurricane Irma and ferry supplies to the US territory of Pu...

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France's Macron unsure whether Trump will stick to Iran deal

France's Macron unsure whether Trump will stick to Iran deal

The gift was something of a double troll for Macron . White House photographers noticed the tree was gone days after it had been planted. On his state visit to the USA last week, Mr Macron drew...

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Mahmoud Abbas Holocaust remarks spark outrage from USA and Israeli officials

Mahmoud Abbas Holocaust remarks spark outrage from USA and Israeli officials

He also said it was a historical "fact" that no Jews were attacked in the Arab nations in the last 1,400 years. He claimed that Jews moved to Israel exclusively for ideological and colonial reasons,...

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May faces cabinet split over customs union

May faces cabinet split over customs union

Officials and ministers will now go back to the drawing-board in the search for a compromise between the two positions. The partnership scheme was drawn up by Olly Robbins, Mrs May's chief negotiato...

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