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U.S. Expected to Withdraw From UN’s Human Rights Council

U.S. Expected to Withdraw From UN’s Human Rights Council

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley were scheduled to hold a joint appearance at the State Department late on Tuesday, a move that diplomats an...

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Trump defends separating families at US border, ‘politically correct or not’

Trump defends separating families at US border, ‘politically correct or not’

GOP House leaders, increasingly fearful of voter reaction in November, met with Trump for about an hour at the Capitol to try to work out some resolution. Tuesday morning, Rep. Mark Meadows, the chair...

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Strong deadly natural disaster rattles Japan

Strong deadly natural disaster rattles Japan

In the larger Osaka Prefecture 170,800 homes and buildings were without power for several hours and water and gas were also off. Police said people were believed to be trapped in dozens of elevators. ...

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Almost 2000 migrant children separated from their families at US-Mexico border

Almost 2000 migrant children separated from their families at US-Mexico border

She hoped lawmakers from both parties can agree on immigration reform, in what was a rare public statement on a policy issue from the president's wife. Two Republican senators, Collins and Arizona's...

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Sanford upset in GOP primary

Sanford upset in GOP primary

In most states voting Tuesday night, the governor races will get the most local attention. She will face Democrat Joe Cunningham in November's general election. Smith has selected fellow sta...

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UAE: US rejects military aid request in Yemen port assault

UAE: US rejects military aid request in Yemen port assault

Hudaidah port handles 70 percent of imports into Yemen . During a closed-door meeting, members of the Security Council expressed their "deep concern about the risks to the humanitarian situation" a...

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Is Trump going to call Kim Jong

Is Trump going to call Kim Jong

They also tend to believe that sanctions will not work against the North, given China's unwillingness to let its client collapse and possibly be replaced with a united Korea allied with the United Sta...

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US judge sends former Trump campaign head Manafort to jail

US judge sends former Trump campaign head Manafort to jail

Jackson said that she "cannot turn a blind eye to this", adding , "You have abused the trust placed in you six months ago". Paul Manafort , whose charges arise from Special Counsel Robert Mue...

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23-foot-long python swallows Indonesian woman

23-foot-long python swallows Indonesian woman

When her family went to look for her, they found only her belongings in the garden, including her sandals, a machete and a flashlight. The victim, 54-year-old Wa Tiba , went missing while checking ...

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Norwegian Lawmakers Nominate President Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

Norwegian Lawmakers Nominate President Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

The prize would be next year's because the deadline for this year has already passed. The summit in Singapore has proven that US President Donald Trump is a "man of peace" worthy of the highest ...

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Second Kansas City sheriff's deputy dies after being overpowered by inmate

Second Kansas City sheriff's deputy dies after being overpowered by inmate

Bailiff says the investigation is now being handled by the police department in Kansas City, Kansas. "Our law enforcement officers put their lives on the line each and every day to protect the publi...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation has obtained encrypted messages from Michael Cohen’s phones: Prosecutors

Federal Bureau of Investigation has obtained encrypted messages from Michael Cohen’s phones: Prosecutors

According to a Manhattan court filing Friday, the prosecutors said that they had turned the materials over to Cohen's lawyers, who are expected to review them by June 25. Cohen's lawyers did not imm...

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Italian military ships to escort ‘Aquarius’ to Spanish port of Valencia

Italian military ships to escort ‘Aquarius’ to Spanish port of Valencia

By law, it would have been hard for Italy to refuse the boat a safe haven, as its own Coast Guard co-ordinated the rescues, picking up more than 280 migrants in its own vessels before transferring t...

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Forest Closed and Thousands Evacuated as Colorado Wildfires Grow

Forest Closed and Thousands Evacuated as Colorado Wildfires Grow

They will also need to show RapidTag credentials which will be available at Trimble Crossing, Escalante Middle School and at the highway's northern closure point at mile marker 49.5. The Summit County...

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Battle for key Yemen port leaves dozens dead

Battle for key Yemen port leaves dozens dead

The battle for Hodeidah, if the Houthis don't withdraw, also might mark the first major street-to-street urban fighting for the Saudi-led coalition. Before dawn on Wednesday, caravans of vehicles se...

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Merkel: Trump's Twitter Withdrawal From G-7 Statement 'Sobering' And 'Depressing'

Merkel: Trump's Twitter Withdrawal From G-7 Statement 'Sobering' And 'Depressing'

Jeremy Corbyn said Donald Trump was to blame for the summit's "failure". G7 leaders have since responded to the fractious meetings in Canada , and criticised President Trump's behaviour. US P...

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Angela Merkel calls US retraction of support 'sobering and somewhat depressing'

Angela Merkel calls US retraction of support 'sobering and somewhat depressing'

Reps not to endorse the Communique as we look at Tariffs on automobiles flooding the U.S. Market!" "We won't let ourselves be ripped off again and again", she said, referring to the new American tar...

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Putin Says He's Ready For A One-On-One Meeting With Trump

Putin Says He's Ready For A One-On-One Meeting With Trump

Bruising for a fight, President Donald Trump barreled into the Group of Seven summit Friday, eager to confront longtime US allies over a burgeoning trade dispute and insisting Russian Federation sho...

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North Korea: Trump agreed to 'step-by-step' approach to denuclearization

A GOP senator behind crushing sanctions efforts on North Korea said he's happy that the "failed policy of strategic patience" is gone yet cautioned that there needs to be only one goal in engagement w...

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G7 leaders meet amid fear of a global trade war

G7 leaders meet amid fear of a global trade war

The G7 leaders will meet in a luxury cliff-top hotel in the town of La Malbaie, about two hours' drive from Quebec City. "And so began a long litany of recriminations, somewhat bitter reports that...

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Vladimir Putin wants to have a summit with Donald Trump

Vladimir Putin wants to have a summit with Donald Trump

Earlier Saturday, the German government posted on Twitter a photo that shows the leaders and aides. President Xi Jinping gave the leaders of Pakistan and India a "special welcome" to their fir...

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Pompeo boasts progress towards Trump-Kim deal

Pompeo boasts progress towards Trump-Kim deal

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the U.S. ambassador to the Philippines, who has taken the lead on policy negotiations with the North, will hold a working group with a North Kor...

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Don’t retaliate against US tariffs, Trump warns

Don’t retaliate against US tariffs, Trump warns

Exiting a world summit with characteristic bravado, President Donald Trump delivered a stark warning Saturday to America's trading partners not to counter his decision to impose tariffs on steel an...

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Israeli forces kill four protesters, injure hundreds, in Gaza

Israeli forces kill four protesters, injure hundreds, in Gaza

The Israeli military has come under intense worldwide criticism for permitting its forces to open fire on unarmed protesters in Gaza . They added that despite their tents being burned, marches woul...

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U.K. Government Debates Changing Northern Ireland’s Abortion Laws

U.K. Government Debates Changing Northern Ireland’s Abortion Laws

The devolved Northern Ireland Assembly voted in February 2016 against legalising abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormality, rape or incest. "We took this case to bring greater clarity to the l...

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