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U.K. Charges 2 Russians Suspected Of Poison Attack On Skripals

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Moscow strongly denies involvement in the attack , and Russian officials said they didn't recognize the suspects. Their journey from a London hotel to the crime scene in Salisbury was tracked by security cameras. One option would be to raise the issue when May addresses the U.N. General Assembly in NY at the end of the month - that is when U.S. President Donald Trump said he would be seeing May next after talking to her Tuesday night. Read More »

Man Repeatedly Rams Truck Into Fox 4 Studios In Dallas

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According to Fox4 reporter Brandon Todd , the man stood outside the building saying something about "high treason", ranted about a sheriff's department and then held up papers against window. After the incident multiple sheets of paper are seen scattered all around the truck. He has been charged with a second degree felony Criminal Mischief. Read More »

Marco Rubio Would Prefer It If Alex Jones Didn’t Touch Him

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He was on the hill attending a Senate hearing in which Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey are testifying about foreign influences on social media practices. "Look at this little frat boy, he's so cool. I don't know you, I don't know who you". The reporter then continued to try asking Rubio questions, but Jones kept interrupting, causing Rubio to laugh and call him a "dumbass". Read More »

Death toll from Japan's Typhoon Jebi rises to 11; airport evacuated

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A major Japanese airport flooded by a typhoon is expected to partially reopen Friday after officials promised round-the-clock work to fix damage and make the travel hub ready for passengers. But with other airports and ports nearby, companies might be able to reroute shipments to minimize disruption, he said. Appearing relieved but exhausted, passengers said they had to spend the night feeling uneasy in the dark. Read More »

What is COMCASA? And how will it benefit India?

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Under current USA rules against Russia, third countries could face sanctions if they transact with Russian defence or intelligence sectors. For years, under Republican and Democratic administrations, the United States and India have drawn closer. Read More »

Parents appalled after kindergarten welcomes children with pole dancer

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Videos of the performance at Xinshashui Kindergarten, taken by Bloomberg journalist Michael Standaert , went viral on Twitter and Weibo, China's microblogging platform. "Here's the Bao'an education bureau's announcement about the firing of Ms. Lai". The local Baoan district educational bureau also said in a Monday statement that it had launched an investigation into the kindergarten and asked for the dismissal of the school's principal. Read More »

Does 'lodestar' guide us to anti-Trump op-ed author?

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Others pointed out that the use of the word could be a deliberate red herring to direct attention away from the real author. John McCain . The author wrote, "We may no longer have Senator McCain. Others have speculated that Pence's speechwriter had a hand in the article, and that it was just second-nature to include a word that the Vice President loves. Read More »

Thousands protest for and against refugees in Chemnitz

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The demonstrators also denounced far-right extremists, some of whom reportedly roamed the streets of Chemnitz in the aftermath of last week's stabbing, allegedly seeking to carry out revenge attacks. In a statement, they said: "We are a democratic party which stands up for the constitutional state". Tensions over migrants have roiled German politics since 2015, when Merkel announced an open-door policy for war refugees from the Middle East that saw more than 1.2 million admitted . Read More »

Mother charged after 2-year-old boy found dead in woods

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According to a police report, Stinson became upset with Jordan and struck the child across the face with the back of her hand. It is unknown if the toddler was still alive when Stinson left him in the woods. They released a sketch of the suspect. This media house does not correct any spelling or grammatical error within press releases and commentaries. An altercation took place once they were inside the vehicle, and Stinson was knocked unconscious, according to initial reports. Read More »

Lawyer says $400000 fund for homeless man is gone

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Dow ordered a full accounting of the money by September 9, which will reveal how much of the money was used and where it was spent. Superior Court Judge Paula Dow said Katie McClure and Mark D'Amico must appear Monday for a deposition in a suit filed by Johnny Bobbitt over alleged mismanaged of the cash raised through GoFundMe . Read More »

McCain’s daughter takes swipe at Trump in eulogy

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But despite Trump's physical absence from McCain's funereal events, the president very clearly loomed over the whole thing. Then, it rose in anger. McCain's comments call back to Trump's campaign slogan, "make America great again". Obama said in another veiled criticism of the Trump administration. "It's a politics that pretends to be courageous and tough but in fact is born of fear ". Read More »

Koreas' Kim and Moon to meet again as Trump nuclear agenda sidelined

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Kim Jong un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet in the North Korean capital, Pyongyang , as the North Korean leader reaffirmed his commitment towards the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula. Chung said Kim had stressed the need for the United States to reciprocate North Korea's initial moves, which have included dismantling a nuclear test site and a missile engine facility. Read More »

Supreme Court Strikes Down Section 377, Decriminalizes Homosexualtiy

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Even as Britain has come up with laws which uphold the rights of the members of the LGBTQ community, India is still battling to understand its constitutional validity. Section 377 verdict reactions LIVE updates: On July 17, a five-judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra had reserved its verdict after hearing various stakeholders for four days, including gay rights activists. Read More »

Paraguay backtracks months after moving its Israel embassy to Jerusalem

Paraguay had been the third country after the United States and Guatemala to move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem - a controversial move seen by critics as recognition of the holy city as the exclusive capital of Israel. Abdo took office last month and belongs to the same conservative party as his predecessor Horacio Cartes, who inaugurated Paraguay's new embassy in Jerusalem in May. Read More »

Strong quake strikes near Tomakomai in northern Japan

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Around 3 million houses were left without power in Hokkaido after the quake caused thermal power plants in the prefecture to shut down. According to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, "there is no tsunami threat from this natural disaster". Read More »

Israel readies for upcoming visit of Philippines president

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His aircraft landed two hours late after a flight that took him over the airspace of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. Establishing a direct air connection between Israel and the Philippines is in discussion. I shall seek to reaffirm the ties between our peoples made more significant by a meaningful shared history ", Duterte said in a departure speech at Manila's worldwide airport. Read More »

Trump Warns Assad on Idlib "Reckless Attacks"

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Trump tweeted . Iran called for militants to be "cleaned out" of Idlib , as it prepared for talks with Syria and Russian Federation about confronting the last major enclave held by rebels opposed to Assad. "Just to speak out with some warnings, without taking into account the very unsafe, negative potential for the whole situation in Syria, is probably not a full, comprehensive approach", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said at a press conference in the capital Moscow . Read More »

Russia: Military action in Syria precisely targeted

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Trump's lack of a Syria strategy in sharp relief. Friday's summit in Tehran between key power brokers Erdogan, Putin and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is expected to determine the scope and timing of any assault on Idlib. In a move long sought by Turkey, the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies agreed in June to implement a roadmap for the northern Syrian city of Manbij, where Ankara had threatened to push its ground offensive despite the United States troops stationed there. Read More »

Democrats look to midterms after bruising primary fights

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Democratic Rep. Mike Capuano has conceded defeat to Boston city councilor Ayanna Pressley in the MA primary for his US House seat Tuesday, the latest upset to rock the Democratic Party and showcase a restive base eager for change. "This is a fight for the soul of our party". Zakim had influential supporters, including Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and US Rep. Seth Moulton. "The problems is nothing is getting done and the Republicans are in charge because the Democrats didn't deliver on ... Read More »

Forget 'Crazytown' - Trump is turning Washington DC into a 'real s--thole'

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Woodward, an associate editor at the Post , rose to stardom with his coverage of the Watergate break-in that brought down President Richard Nixon. They are quoted as calling him an "idiot" and a "liar". I would've spoken to you. Mr Woodward, who gained fame for his reporting on the Watergate scandal in the 1970s, talked to top aides for the book with the understanding that he would not reveal how he got his information, the Washington Post said. Read More »

US Embassy In Cairo Resumes Operations Following Bomb Scare

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The heavily fortified U.S. embassy is near numerous other diplomatic missions in the Egyptian capital. Police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with the incident. The streets around the embassy have for decades been heavily policed, with concrete barriers blocking vehicular traffic in its immediate vicinity. The embassy returned to normal business shortly after. Read More »

UK Labour Party accepts full definition of anti-Semitism

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They will be balloted on whether to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's definition and 11 examples of antisemitism in full. Labour MPs are set to vote on binding the worldwide definition of antisemitism closer to the party, amid a backlash against party leader Jeremy Corbyn . Read More »

US Service Member Killed in Insider Attack

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The statement did not describe the circumstances of the attack or give a location beyond saying that it occurred in eastern Afghanistan on September 3. We can not afford to be complacent". Currently, there are about 14,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan, providing the main component of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mission there to support and train local forces. Read More »

One dead, 19 hurt as bridge collapses in Kolkata

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State minister Chandrima Bhattacharya said she has heard about the death of five persons but it is yet to be confirmed. Till late on Tuesday evening, rescue workers were trying to crawl through the narrow gaps in the debris to rescue those trapped underneath. Read More »

Founder of Haqqani network dies in Afghanistan, Taliban say

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Haqqani was the second most important figure in the Taliban and was even been credited with introducing suicide bombing in Afghanistan. Since 2012, the Haqqani Network has emerged as a major point of focus for the United States in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region though the group had worked since the US invasion of Afghanistan in 2001 to counter the United States. Read More »

Emirates cancels all flights to Japan's Kansai airport

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The damage to one of the busiest airports in Japan - frequented by visitors to cities in the Kansai area such as Kyoto, Osaka and Kobe - could affect the country's tourism boom. Bullet train services have been reduced, while local schools and Universal Studios Japan, a theme park near Osaka, were closed for the day. Many people were injured in western and central Japan due mainly to strong winds. Read More »

Japan braces for 'very strong' typhoon

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Evacuation advisories were issued for more than 1 million people as the wind and rain began picking up, the Fire and Disaster Management Agency said. Japan's weather has been extreme in the past few months, with record breaking heat as well as the devastating floods and landslides, while Typhoon Cimarron passed over western Japan within the last two weeks. Read More »

Father, 3 Children Dead After Kayak Capsizes In Lake Superior

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While attempting to swim to Michigan Island, Mews became separated from her husband and their children, ages 3, 6 and 9, in the choppy waters of Lake Superior, according to the Ashland County Sheriff's Office, which aided in the rescue. It was from Cari Mews, who had been submerged in 60-degree water for almost six hours. "She was holding what was possibly a cell phone light", US Coast Guard spokesman Alan Haraf told CNN . Read More »

Cops identify mom who brought baby on high-speed chase

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But officers pulled up just as she was trying to hijack the vehicle and pulled her out and forced her to the ground. Police separated the woman from her child after placing her under arrest. Troopers say the woman, who was wanted on warrants, drove off after they tried to stop her. According to KSAT.com, the pursuit happened June 15 near Lackland air Force Base. Read More »