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Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after US downed jet

Syrian government and allied troop. Coalition forces are using the Al-Tanaf base by Syria's borders with Jordan and Iraq to train anti-jih...

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Karen Handel victory in Georgia feted by Republicans

The Republican National Committee congratulated Handel, saying: "Tonight, the people of Georgia's Sixth District overwhelmingly voted not on...

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Trump slams Ossoff, praises Handel in tweets

Handel also pointed to the district's pedigree throughout the campaign, urging Republicans not to let Democrats "steal" a seat that became a pr...

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Scottish independence dealt a blow after nationalists suffer losses

Other high-profile losses included John Nicolson, Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh and Mike Weir while in North East Fife Stephen Gethins held on to win b...

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Lankford: Trump's Flynn Comments to Comey Had a 'Light Touch'

On Friday, Trump strongly suggested Comey had lied about their encounters and accused him of being a "leaker". Democrats and many legal ...

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Cuban Americans speak out ahead of Trump's Little Havana visit

While tourism to Cuba is banned by USA law, the Obama administration had been allowing people to travel to Cuba as part of "people to people" ...

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Russia says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

This forcible evangelising or capitalist pursuit for economic expansion and harassment against national limits only left one resolve for Cuba ...

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GOP senators to get glimpse of leadership's health care ideas

When the bill arrives, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) has the ability to bring up the legislation under the provisions of...

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30 confirmed dead in London high-rise fire

May was rushed away from a meeting with residents on Friday under heavy police guard as protesters shouted "Shame on you" and hundreds stormed...

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Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment

Sen. Jeff Flake , R-Ariz., said in an interview with CNN that Scalise was the only Congressional member shot and that it took about 10 minute...

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Boris Johnson Denies Plot to Challenge Theresa May

The political U-turn, created to shore up an increased majority ahead of impending Brexit negotiations, spectacularly backfired on the Prime...

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Grenfell Tower: After the horror, anger flares in west London

Onlookers compared the fire to 9/11 as the 24 floor building was engulfed in flames. The London tower devastated by a vicious building fire ...

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London tower block fire

Muna Ali , 45, said: "The flames, I have never seen anything like it, it just reminded me of 9/11". He said that the patients were being treated...

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Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

Flame-throwing challenger Corey Stewart , the chair of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors, has touted his former role as the Trump ...

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Senate Won't Release O'Care Repeal Draft Before CBO Review

Another GOP source with direct knowledge of the meeting told Fox that Trump told the group of 15 Republicans that they should build a " more...

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Cavaliers season ends with Game 5 loss to Warriors

The Warriors took their only loss of the playoffs Friday night. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors find themselves in the...

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British PM Theresa May says she has no intention of resigning

Former Chancellor George Osborne, sacked from the Cabinet by Mrs May and now editor of the Evening Standard, told ITV: "Clearly if she's g...

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May to form government with DUP backing, finalises cabinet

After Thursday's vote, May's Conservative Party still has the largest number of lawmakers, but lacks a parliamentary majority. Incumbent Bri...

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Talks Ongoing With UK PM Theresa May's Conservatives: Democratic Unionist Party

Newspapers fronted with photos of British Prime Minister Theresa May and others are displayed at a shop in Westminster in London , Saturday J...

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Labour missed 'open goal' against Theresa May, says MP

It now holds 318 seats. May said she could rely in parliament on the support of her "friends" in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Par...

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What now for the U.S. under 'lying' Trump?

In that testimony, he had already disclosed that Trump demanded his "loyalty" and directly pushed him to "lift the cloud" of investigation by de...

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Trump's Lawyer Fires Back After Comey Testimony, Denies Asking For Loyalty Pledge

EDT. During nearly three hours of his explosive testimony to a Senate panel, Comey said he saw Trumps request to stop investigating the ...

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Concerned world leaders in touch with Qatar Foreign Minister, diplomats

The UAE , along with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and other Arab states severed all ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing the country of funding terro...

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Climate decision could accelerate damage to Trump properties

According to news reports , there are about 30 mayors, three governors, more than 80 university presidents and more than 100 businesses who sti...

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United States calls for resolving rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Bahrain , Egypt , Saudi Arabia , and the UAE have banned Qatari nationals from entering the countries. On Monday, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the U...

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London police arrest more suspects over bridge attack

Trudeau said Canada would stand with the U.K.in the fight against terrorism. The country's official terror threat level had been set at "crit...

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United Kingdom leaders make last campaign pitch before June 8 polls

The rampage followed a suicide bombing that killed 22 adults and children at a pop concert in Manchester two weeks ago and an attack in Marc...

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Bill Cosby accuser Andrea Constand takes the stand in sexual assault case

But it foreshadowed how attorneys for Cosby may savage Constand for telling different versions of her story over the years. The defence has ar...

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Saudi Arabia revokes Qatar Airways licence

The diplomatic broadside threatens the worldwide prestige of Qatar which is set to host the 2022 World Cup. Qatar's leader is expected to addr...

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Global leaders and business heads react to Trump's Paris pullout

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron urged May to use whatever influence she has to urge Trump to reverse his decision. "Not only does this deal s...

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Most of US economic might keeps faith with Paris

France said it would work with US states and cities to keep up the fight against climate change . Trump has always been skeptical of clima...

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U.S. evangelical green groups pan Trump's climate accord exit

President Donald Trump has declared he was pulling the USA from the landmark Paris climate agreement , striking a major blow to worldwide ef...

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India making billions for signing Paris deal

The president of the European Council says the EU and China are convinced that the US decision is a "big mistake". "It's an important worl...

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Climate action 'unstoppable,' nations should stay course — UN chief

A U.S. withdrawal had been on the cards, but there was hope among those backing the deal that Trump would change his mind at the eleventh hour...

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Taiwan court rules same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional

According to reports , the public opinion in Taiwan had always largely supported the legalization of same-sex marriage - especially with a re...

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