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Utah Missionary Set to Be Freed from Venezuela Detention

Utah Missionary Set to Be Freed from Venezuela Detention

As they sat side-by-side, Trump said Holt had gone through " more than most people could endure". "We've had 17 prisoners released during the Trump administration", Trump said while seated next...

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Father of child in thrilling Paris rescue now faces neglect charges

Father of child in thrilling Paris rescue now faces neglect charges

The boy had left Réunion, where his mother and grandmother live, about three weeks ago and moved to Paris to join his father, who was working there. On reaching the fourth floor Gassama , who lives...

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Belgium shooting: Man shoots 3 in Belgian city after seizing police weapons

Belgium shooting: Man shoots 3 in Belgian city after seizing police weapons

Prosecutor Philippe Dulieu said that after attacking the two officers, the man walked down the street and shot dead a 22-year-old man who was sitting in the passenger seat of a parked vehicle. Belgi...

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Teacher who stopped shooting says he had to act

Teacher who stopped shooting says he had to act

When a middle school boy allegedly opened fire at his IN school, the science teacher immediately ran and tackled him to the ground, one student IN the classroom told ABC News . Seaman's quick thinkin...

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Tamil Nadu orders shut down of Sterlite copper plant

Tamil Nadu orders shut down of Sterlite copper plant

Eleven demonstrators were shot dead and many people injured in the melee, including 20 police. CM DEFENSIVE | But Chief Minister Palaniswami defended his police , and accused "some anti-social elem...

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United States sends naval warships near China-claimed SCS islands

United States sends naval warships near China-claimed SCS islands

The Higgins guided-missile destroyer and the Antietam , a guided-missile cruiser, carried out manoeuvering operations near Tree, Lincoln, Triton and Woody islands in the Paracels, one of the official...

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Ireland's abortion referendum: Too close to call?

Ireland's abortion referendum: Too close to call?

With a high turnout of 64.13%, 1,429,98, or 66.4%, voted for the amendment Friday and 723,632, or 33.6%, against , according to the country's Referendum Commission. It gives me chills every time. ...

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Trump says Korea talks

Trump says Korea talks "going along very well'"

Putin said that "if you don't behave aggressively and if you don't corner North Korea, the result that we need will be achieved faster than many would think, and at less cost". At the meeting, Kim w...

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Lawyer: Trump needs informant info before Mueller interview

Lawyer: Trump needs informant info before Mueller interview

Reversing its earlier position, the White House allowed top Democrats to join Republicans for two meetings Thursday. After those meetings, none of the Republicans who attended had much of anything to ...

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Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

Korea: Kim Commits To Summit With Trump, Denuclearization

Trump told reporters on Saturday night that talks with North Korea were going well, and he's still looking at possibly meeting Kim on June 12 in Singapore. On Thursday Mr Trump called off the meetin...

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Hawaii volcano belches new ash plume as geothermal wells secured

Hawaii volcano belches new ash plume as geothermal wells secured

Authorities also said that emissions of sulfur dioxide gas, harmful if inhaled, remained at high levels from newly opened lava-spewing fissures in the ground running through populated areas on the eas...

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Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

Trump administration reaches deal to lift ZTE ban

However, the House and Senate have been advancing legislation that would tie the hands of the president in dealmaking with ZTE, which is under a crippling US ban because it did business with Iran and ...

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Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

People arriving at polling stations on Friday in more traditional rural areas and city centres spoke about the momentousness of a morally complex decision. "I feel like I've waited all of my adult lif...

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Malaysian court sentences Australian woman to death for drug smuggling

Malaysian court sentences Australian woman to death for drug smuggling

Ms Exposto testified a friend of Mr "Smith" asked her to take the black backpack to Melbourne from Shanghai as a last minute request at the airport. Australian Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto is escorted...

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Back Mountain Memorial Library announces summer story times

Back Mountain Memorial Library announces summer story times

Technically the first event for the adults is a rock painting class on June 7, two days before the official kickoff event. The mood was set for the start of the program Thursday night by a live perfor...

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Ex-NAACP official Rachel Dolezal charged with welfare fraud

Ex-NAACP official Rachel Dolezal charged with welfare fraud

Until now, Dolezal had been reporting an income less than $500 a month, which came from child support payments. According to court documents , investigators with Washington state's Department of ...

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US President Trump Cannot Legally Block Followers On Twitter, Rules US Judge

US President Trump Cannot Legally Block Followers On Twitter, Rules US Judge

U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan ruled that comments on the president's account , and those of other government officials , were public forums, and that blocking Twitter u...

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Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

Democrats say briefings did not support Trump's claim of Federal Bureau of Investigation 'spy'

On Twitter, Trump suggested that the tables had turned on those investigating his campaign for possible collusion with Russian Federation, writing: "What goes around, comes around!" At the least, I ta...

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Detroit continues slow drop, state sees slight growth

Detroit continues slow drop, state sees slight growth

That was the year when Salem slipped past Eugene - and also when both cities topped 160,000 for the first time. In Brooklyn, the only New York City borough to lose population past year, housing in...

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Male student behind Ind. middle school shooting

Male student behind Ind. middle school shooting

Officials have confirmed that two people were injured in the shooting at Noblesville West Middle School . "We have no reason to believe that there is any kind of a threat connected to this anywhere...

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Netherlands, Australia hold Russia responsible in MH17 downing: Dutch Cabinet

Netherlands, Australia hold Russia responsible in MH17 downing: Dutch Cabinet

Australia and the Netherlands consider Russia responsible for downing of flight MH17 in 2014 , and are requesting that Russia enter into negotiations with them "in relation to these breaches of g...

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Reject back-channel attempt to defund Planned Parenthood

Reject back-channel attempt to defund Planned Parenthood

Did Congress mean to pay for aborting babies too? "But, when it comes to women and family planning, they want ... the government to tell every woman in America what she can and cannot do with her bo...

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US staffer suffers brain injury after 'sound' incident in China

US staffer suffers brain injury after 'sound' incident in China

In an alert emailed to U.S. citizens in China , the embassy said it does not know what caused the symptoms or of any similar situations in the country. The worker was sent to the United States for ...

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New sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against R Kelly

New sexual misconduct lawsuit filed against R Kelly

Rodgers says she and Kelly dated for a year, during which he mentally, verbally and sexually abused her, locking her in rooms, studios and cars to punish her for failing to fulfill his sexual desires...

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Amazon defends providing police facial recognition tech

Amazon defends providing police facial recognition tech

The ACLU said it found the records during an investigation into Amazon's Rekognition system, which the company says can use surveillance footage to pick a person out of a crowd and track its targe...

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