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Hamas slams United States for blocking UN call for Gaza probe

Israeli troops opened fire from across the border, killing at least nine Palestinians and wounding 491 others in the second mass border protest in eight days. Yasser Murtaja died from a gunshot wound ...

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Man Dies In Blaze At Trump Tower

Man Dies In Blaze At Trump Tower

Six firefighters suffered injuries while battling the blaze, which 190 firefighters responded to. President Donald Trump and his family resided full-time in a triplex in the 68-story tower befor...

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Moscow promises 'tough response' to new American sanctions on Russian oligarchs

Moscow promises 'tough response' to new American sanctions on Russian oligarchs

The US Department of Treasury has released an update to the sanctions against Russia , with seven Russian tycoons, 12 major companies and 17 government officials added to the Specially Designated...

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Vehicle crashes into crowd in Muenster, some dead

Vehicle crashes into crowd in Muenster, some dead

A police officer stands near the scene where a auto crashed into a group of people in Muenster, Germany , killing several. The van injured 20 people, six seriously, after it ran into a group of o...

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NY police kill man wielding pipe

NY police kill man wielding pipe

Vassell's death came weeks after cops killed an unarmed black California man, whom they mistook as carrying a gun when responding to alleged reports of vandalism, shooting him to death in his backy...

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Gold Coast, Australia, April 3, 2018

Gold Coast, Australia, April 3, 2018

Horton tracked the leading duo in the first half of the race before making his charge in the final 150m. Horton, the Olympic champion in the event, took the lead in the last 100m to win from McLough...

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Craiglist rival Backpage seized by feds for sex ads, money laundering

Craiglist rival Backpage seized by feds for sex ads, money laundering

The notice did not detail the reason for the seizure but noted that Justice Department's Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, as well as the offices of the Texas attorney general and Californi...

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Malaysian PM dissolves parliament, tough election expected

Malaysian PM dissolves parliament, tough election expected

Mahathir, who was himself criticized for his authoritarian premiership, said at a press conference after the announcement that this would be a "dirty election". Mr Najib's announcement comes on the ba...

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Man bags life jail for armed robbery in Ekiti

Man bags life jail for armed robbery in Ekiti

Chief Floyd Johnson said officers responded to a robbery call shortly after 11:30 p.m.at the Hampton Inn on Kelli Drive. He said police operatives recovered one SMG rifle with live ammunition from t...

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Supporters Greet President Trump at Greenbrier Valley Airport

Supporters Greet President Trump at Greenbrier Valley Airport

Donald Trump revisited remarks he made about Mexican "rapists" crossing the US border when he announced his run for president and assailed the nation's immigration laws in a speech on Thursday that w...

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USA imposes sanctions against Putin's son-in-law, other Russian oligarchs

USA imposes sanctions against Putin's son-in-law, other Russian oligarchs

Department of the Treasury. The measures announced by the Treasury Department on Friday were also aimed at 17 senior Russian government officials and the state-owned Russian weapons trading compan...

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Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta

Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta

Between March and May 2017, thousands are evacuated from Waer, Homs's last rebel-held neighbourhood, allowing regime forces to fully retake control of Syria's third-largest city. Out of the almost 4...

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Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to achieve common aim of regional security

Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to achieve common aim of regional security

Abbasi will have in-depth consultations with Ghani and Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on matters of mutual interest, including strengthening bilateral political, economic, security and count...

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Brazil's ex-president to be behind bars

Brazil's ex-president to be behind bars

Giving the court order, the judge said, the former President must present himself on Friday ( April 6) at the federal police headquarters in the southern city of Curitiba. But the Supreme Court rul...

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Countdown for 2019 on, says Shah

Countdown for 2019 on, says Shah

Mumbai: Congress' Maharashtra unit chief Ashok Chavan on Friday called the BJP's rally to mark its 38th Foundation Day as celebrations of a party that had failed on all fronts. He was addressing a me...

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First Powered Test Flight of Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity Spaceship a Success

First Powered Test Flight of Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity Spaceship a Success

At about 8 am local time, The VMS Eve carrier plane took off from Mojave, California, carrying SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity before releasing it 14,000 metres above ground, Virgin Galactic said in a ...

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Duterte OKs six-month closure of Boracay tourist island

Duterte OKs six-month closure of Boracay tourist island

He added that the area has seen "unlimited" development because "local government units and the national government agencies did not do their job of enforcing rules on land use, environmental impact a...

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5.9 mag quake strikes off Philippines

5.9 mag quake strikes off Philippines

Geological Survey. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The Los Angeles Fire Department is in "earthquake mode" following the shaking, as is standard protocol, LAFD Chief Ralph...

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German court refuses to extradite Catalonia's Puigdemont

German court refuses to extradite Catalonia's Puigdemont

The High Administrative Court of Schleswig-Holstein granted bail to Puildemont for $ 75,000 euros, considering that the risk of escape prevails but in a lesser degree, after ruling out the crime of ...

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Pensioner, 78, arrested after 'intruder is stabbed to death during London burglary'

Scotland Yard has said it is now investigating 55 suspected murders since the start of 2018, including the deaths of two children whose bodies were found in Sussex. The man has a right to defend his...

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Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Just Thanked Trump for Helping His Case

Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Just Thanked Trump for Helping His Case

This claim is one that Daniels' attorney, Michael Avenatti , plans to prove is untrue. "You'll have to ask Michael". Trump also claimed that he didn't know where the money came from to pay Daniels....

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First hurricane forecast for 2018 season released

First hurricane forecast for 2018 season released

Other forecasts for Atlantic tropical activity already released include the AccuWeather teams, which calls for 12 to 15 named tropical storms, 6 to 8 hurricanes and 3 to 5 major hurricanes during th...

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Local migration expert reacts to Trump saying DACA is dead

Local migration expert reacts to Trump saying DACA is dead

President Trump's announcement last fall that he was ending DACA resulted in mass protests, including here in the Twin Cities. A deal has so far proved elusive and Trump has blamed Democrats. In ...

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China Space Lab Mostly Burns Up on Re-Entry in South Pacific

China Space Lab Mostly Burns Up on Re-Entry in South Pacific

The China Manned Space Engineering Office said that the space lab entered the atmosphere at around 8:15 am Beijing time (05:45 am IST) on Monday. Tiangong-1 was about as big as a school bus, wei...

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Family's emotional reunion with missing daughter after 24-year search

Family's emotional reunion with missing daughter after 24-year search

They took their eyes off their 3-year-old daughter for a second when Wang had gone to change money and she disappeared into the crowd of people. "I never lost hope she would appear someday", Wang sa...

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