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Weather warning issued for Leeds as Storm Helene set to batter city

Weather warning issued for Leeds as Storm Helene set to batter city

A weather warning has been put in place for Peterborough as the remnants of Storm Helene rush through the city. "It looks like Helene will move towards Ireland on Tuesday morning". Formerly Hurric...

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Donald Trump denies official death toll of Puerto Rico hurricane

Donald Trump denies official death toll of Puerto Rico hurricane

Trump's comments came as he sought to reassure Americans about his administration's preparedness for Hurricane Florence , which is bearing down on the Carolinas and gaining in intensity. "President T...

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Amazing Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record in Berlin

Amazing Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record in Berlin

Kenya's Gladys Cherono also smashed the Berlin marathon coming first in the women's race after running 2:18:10 (unofficial) and setting a new course record and world-leading time. In another victo...

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Manafort plea deal begs key question: What does he know?

Manafort plea deal begs key question: What does he know?

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has pleaded guilty to two federal charges as part of a cooperation deal with prosecutors. The scope of the cooperation was not immediately clear. It coul...

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Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

Erdogan urges Russia, Iran to stop 'disaster' in Idlib

However Russia's Syria envoy said on Tuesday it would be up to Turkey to separate terrorist elements from the moderate opposition. He also stressed the need to prevent civilian casualties. He said...

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Manafort expected to plead guilty before new trial

Manafort expected to plead guilty before new trial

The 69-year-old political consultant was convicted last month in Alexandria, Virginia federal court on charges of bank and tax fraud. Manafort's guilty plea would come with a detailed admission of w...

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House Speaker Ryan doesn't dispute Puerto Rico death toll

House Speaker Ryan doesn't dispute Puerto Rico death toll

The report came almost a year after a much-maligned visit to Puerto Rico by Trump two weeks after Maria, where he implied that residents should be "proud" that the official death toll at the time ...

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'They've got to learn to work together': Malmö digests Swedish election result

'They've got to learn to work together': Malmö digests Swedish election result

The growth of the Sweden Democrats in recent elections is certainly one reason for the decline of the dominant political parties and their respective blocs. The party had 113 seats after the 2014 ...

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Bombings and air raids kill 4 in Syria's rebel-held Idlib

Bombings and air raids kill 4 in Syria's rebel-held Idlib

Idlib is largely controlled by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, an alliance led by Al-Qaeda's former Syrian affiliate, as well as rival rebels. The renewed strikes came a day after Syrian regime allies Russi...

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Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife dies in London

Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif’s wife dies in London

It is pertinent to note that deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and her spouse Safdar, were convicted by an accountability court in the Avenfield reference case on July 6...

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Here are 3 more hurricanes that aren't named Florence

Here are 3 more hurricanes that aren't named Florence

In North Carolina, schools had already cancelled classes for the week yesterday as the state braced for what would be only its second brush with a Category 4 hurricane since record-keeping began i...

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Apple responds to President Trump's proposed tariffs

Apple responds to President Trump's proposed tariffs

While Apple did not offer an estimate of how much Trump's China tariffs would increase costs of production, the company argued that the tariffs will only hurt American consumers and companies, witho...

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Peace overture? No ballistic missiles seen in North Korea’s 70th anniversary parade

Peace overture? No ballistic missiles seen in North Korea’s 70th anniversary parade

The North displayed its latest missiles in the February parade, however, and Washington hardly batted an eye. That parade featured ICBM's believed capable of reaching the United States and a speech fr...

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Police search home of couple who raised $400,000 for homeless man

Police search home of couple who raised $400,000 for homeless man

Johnny Bobbitt, the homeless man who spent his last $20 to buy gas for a woman when she became stranded on a highway in Philadelphia past year, will receive the full balance of the money raised in ...

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Salisbury attack approved at senior level in Moscow, says May

Salisbury attack approved at senior level in Moscow, says May

The Prime Minister told MPs investigations have concluded that the two suspects are members of the GRU, Russia's military intelligence service, and it was not a "rogue operation". Britain, France, G...

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Barack Obama Rebukes Donald Trump Publicly For First Time

Barack Obama Rebukes Donald Trump Publicly For First Time

When Obama began to describe what he thought was the biggest issue, a man in the audience yelled, " Trump ". Obama's speech at the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California, a region traditio...

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Trump signals nuclear talks with North Korea still alive

Trump signals nuclear talks with North Korea still alive

Earlier Thursday, North Korean media said that Kim Jong Un had called for further efforts to "realize the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula" during meetings with the envoys. Kim told Chung th...

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Dramatic moment wildfire explodes along a California freeway

Dramatic moment wildfire explodes along a California freeway

Elsewhere in the state, a fire raging in the Sierra Nevada had grown to more than 7 square miles (18 square kilometers) after shutting down stretches of US 395, State Route 108 and the Pacific Crest T...

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Former Trump campaign advisor George Papadopoulos jailed for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Former Trump campaign advisor George Papadopoulos jailed for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

US District Judge Randolph Moss on Friday sentenced Papadopoulos to 14 days, noting that he "lied in an investigation that was important to national security". Papadopoulos pleaded guilty in Octobe...

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Fate of Syria's Idlib in balance at Tehran summit

Fate of Syria's Idlib in balance at Tehran summit

The three countries are guarantors of the Astana process, a track of negotiations launched after Russia's game-changing 2015 military intervention that has eclipsed the Western-backed Geneva negotia...

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Special counsel team responds to Trump lawyers on potential interview

Special counsel team responds to Trump lawyers on potential interview

Trump's legal team and Mueller's investigators have been negotiating for months over whether Trump will be formally interviewed in the probe. Peter Carr, a spokesman for the Special Counsel's office...

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Linda McMahon Denies Authoring NY Times Op-Ed About Trump

Linda McMahon Denies Authoring NY Times Op-Ed About Trump

He called the opinion piece "sad". A spokesman for Vice President Mike Pence said that he "puts his name on" expressions of his opinion. Republican senators said Thursday that a nameless Trump...

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Search continues for victims in 'tragic' Colorado River boat crash

Search continues for victims in 'tragic' Colorado River boat crash

The Tulare County Sheriff's Office confirmed Monday that a woman who died when two boats crashed on the Colorado River was Chrisi Lewis, the step-daughter of former Sheriff Bill Wittman. Rescuers ...

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Brazil's 200-Year-Old National Museum Containing 20 Million Artifacts Burns Down

Brazil's 200-Year-Old National Museum Containing 20 Million Artifacts Burns Down

Two hundred years of work and research and knowledge are lost. Brazil President Michel Temer said in a statement . Luiz Duarte, a vice-director of the museum, told TV Globo the loss of the mus...

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Del Mar race course shooting - jockey flung from horse during chaos

Del Mar race course shooting - jockey flung from horse during chaos

The unidentified man was taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. The concert, for which tickets were sold out, was scheduled to follow a full slate of horse races at the track, the station repo...

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