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While reviewing the Queen's Guard however, Trump committed a critical faux pas. Journalist Tom Newton Dunn, Trump's interviewer, said the president seemed "sensitive" about the inflatable " Trump baby " being flown over London and its accompanying protests, set for Friday.
  • Second suspect arrested in shooting death of XXXTentacion in South Florida

    Second suspect arrested in shooting death of XXXTentacion in South Florida

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    Inmate records show that, in addition to the murder charge, Boatwright is pending trial on charges of cannabis possession; possession of cocaine with intent to sell; manufacture or deliver; possession of the drug, flakka ; battery on a specified employee; resisting/obstruction without violence; and probation violations, among other charges.
  • Ousted Pakistan PM arrested on return, as bomber kills scores

    Ousted Pakistan PM arrested on return, as bomber kills scores

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    Pakistani and worldwide rights groups have accused the military of seeking to maintain its influence in Pakistani politics by keeping Sharif out of power. The former prime minister was transported directly to Adiala. Sharif again denied the charges against him and claimed the judge who heard the case admitted that evidence of corruption was not found.
  • Icelandic whaler defends 'blue whale' kill, says animal was a hybrid

    Icelandic whaler defends 'blue whale' kill, says animal was a hybrid

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    Loftsson is allowed by the Icelandic Government to hunt fun whales, despite the global moratorium on whaling, but killing blue whales is illegal everywhere. According to several scientific experts specializing in whale identification contacted by Sea Shepherd, the whale is without question a Blue whale.
  • Trump Vows to Confront Putin on Election Propaganda - Katie Pavlich

    Trump Vows to Confront Putin on Election Propaganda - Katie Pavlich

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    The entire day, from Brussels to London, was one unsettling experience after another for members of the Western alliance. As the dust cleared it was not clear what, if any concrete promises he had won. The second day of the defence pact meeting was disrupted and repeatedly rescheduled, as Trump's insistence on renegotiating his allies' defence budgets took precedence over issues such as Ukraine and Georgia's vulnerability to Russian Federation.
  • Charges filed in deaths of Minnesota mother, daughter killed by rock

    Charges filed in deaths of Minnesota mother, daughter killed by rock

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    Authorities said the boulder was so heavy it took four firefighters to move it. Image copyright Instagram/ CBS Image caption Both mother and daughter died at the scene. "That's why it's so important to slow down and make sure loads are secure, because you're taking other people's lives in your hands". "She is the most wonderful person I have ever met", Kilian said in a statement released Wednesday night, WCCO reported.
  • Brexit Deal Is '80 Percent' Done — EU's Top Negotiator

    Brexit Deal Is '80 Percent' Done — EU's Top Negotiator

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    The president used a press conference in Brussels to describe the United Kingdom as a "hot spot right now with a lot of resignations" and dismissed the Prime Minister's Chequers plan on the next stage of Brexit. He said the British position is now "a basis for a real negotiation now and what we haven't had for many months is a clear negotiating position". "I'd have to do something I didn't believe in", he told the BBC .
  • ‘Clear evidence of need’ in N. Korea: UN aid chief

    ‘Clear evidence of need’ in N. Korea: UN aid chief

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    North Korea has made "lots of progress" in providing food and medical services to its people in recent years but the impoverished state still has a long, tough road ahead, the United Nations humanitarian chief said today. Mortality rates for under-fives are 20 percent higher in the countryside than in towns, it said, adding a shortage of funding had forced it to stop nutrition support to kindergartens since November 2017.
  • Vaping Co-Pilot Causes Air China Flight to Plummet Thousands of Feet

    Vaping Co-Pilot Causes Air China Flight to Plummet Thousands of Feet

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    According to investigators, the co-pilot caused the plane to drop when he attempted to turn off the fan in a bid to stop the vape aerosol reaching the passenger cabin. The flight went on to land in Dalian without incident, but officials are reportedly investigating the incident "in greater detail", reviewing the flight data recorder and the cockpit voice recorder for more information.
  • Donald Trump's Brexit advice to Theresa May

    Donald Trump's Brexit advice to Theresa May

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    In a newspaper interview published just hours before holding talks with May, Trump said her Brexit strategy would "kill" any chance of a trade deal with the United States and said she had not listened to his advice on how to negotiate with the EU.
  • Irish Senate Votes in Favor of Boycotting Israeli Settlement Products

    Irish Senate Votes in Favor of Boycotting Israeli Settlement Products

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    Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) have welcomed a Seanad vote in favour of the Control of Economic Activities (Occupied Territories) bill. Black said that despite Israeli settlements being condemned as illegal by the European Union, the United Nations and Irish government, "they continue to extract valuable natural resources and agricultural produce".
  • Stormy Daniels arrested at strip club, lawyer slams 'setup'

    Stormy Daniels arrested at strip club, lawyer slams 'setup'

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    That detective then left the club to request help from patrol in arresting Daniels and two others, who were identified in the report as a dancer and a server. A Columbus police spokeswoman did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the arrest. Documents on the Franklin County Municipal Court website show that Daniels will be arraigned Friday at 9 a.m.
  • FBI agent Peter Strzok say political bias did not impact investigations

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    Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok has always been one of - if not the - central villain in the Republican Party's ( fictional ) story of how "deep state" Democrats conspired to exonerate Hillary Clinton for her criminal email activity - and then launch a "witch hunt" aimed at destroying an innocent Donald Trump .
  • World's ugliest dog dies weeks after winning title

    World's ugliest dog dies weeks after winning title

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    Megan Brainard of Anoka, Minnesota , delivered the sad news about the 9-year-old dog. The average life expectancy for bulldogs, according to the American Kennel Club, is eight to 10 years. Dogs in the annual competition flaunt their imperfections - some have hairless bodies, others have lolling tongues. The World's Ugliest Dog 2018 has died at the age of nine, her owner has said.
  • Death toll in IS-claimed Pakistan blast jumps to 128

    Death toll in IS-claimed Pakistan blast jumps to 128

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    ISIS has since claimed responsibility for the attack, according to the Aamaq news agency. The claim could not be independently verified. The suicide bombing was the second election-related violence to take place on Friday. He later visited the injured in a hospital in Bannu and said that his vehicle was damaged in the attack. Local ANP leader Haroon Bilour was among the 22 killed.
  • CNN reporter demands camera time at Trump press conference payback

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    Roberts made the remarks after initially being criticized for not immediately defending his fellow journalists when Trump called on him at the United Kingdom conference after insulting CNN . Roberts, a chief White House correspondent, also stood by Welker, who was attacked by the president when she asked him if he was giving Russian President Vladimir Putin the "upper hand".
  • CAPITOL CLASH: Peter Strzok to be 'RECALLED FOR CONTEMPT' After Fiery Testimony

    CAPITOL CLASH: Peter Strzok to be 'RECALLED FOR CONTEMPT' After Fiery Testimony

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    Page served as the deputy counsel to then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, and worked briefly for the Mueller team, but was taken off the special counsel's staff when the text messages were discovered. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., held open the possibility that the panel would still hold Strzok in contempt because he wouldn't answer questions about the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.
  • Mr Donald Trump lashes Germany over Nord Stream 2gas pipeline deal

    Mr Donald Trump lashes Germany over Nord Stream 2gas pipeline deal

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    I think that in this context this is the most urgent: we need to ensure that transit through Ukraine continues, vice-president of the EC said. "As for Germany's dependence (on Russia) as a major gas buyer we can not agree with this premise", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on a conference call when asked about Trump's comments.
  • Trump comments 'the last thing Theresa May needed'

    Trump comments 'the last thing Theresa May needed'

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    President Trump said his relationship with Theresa May was "very, very strong", but he did not respond to questions about his attack in the Sun newspaper on her Brexit plans. But within days, two senior ministers had quit, departures which Trump said earlier in the week had left Britain in turmoil. He also said Boris Johnson would make a "great prime minister".
  • Nevada postpones execution using controversial opioid

    Nevada postpones execution using controversial opioid

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    Alvogen said it "does not condone the use of any of its drug products, including midazolam, for use in state-sponsored executions". The order by Clark County District Court Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez delaying the execution marks the first time a pharmaceutical company has succeeded in halting an execution over legal or ethical concerns.
  • Mueller Investigation Indicts 12 Russian Spies in 2016 Election Hacking

    Mueller Investigation Indicts 12 Russian Spies in 2016 Election Hacking

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    The US Justice Department on Friday filed criminal indictments that accused 12 Russian intelligence officers of carrying out the 2016 hacks on the Democratic National Committee and the campaign of Hillary Clinton . Prior to Friday's announcement, Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential campaign has led to indictments or guilty pleas for at least 20 individuals and three companies.
  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders interpret Trump's verbal lashing on spending

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    Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Russian Federation accuses the United States of bullying Europe into buying American liquid natural gas. The leaders, including Trump, had signed on to a statement that highlighted agreement on a plan to improve the readiness and mobility of the armed forces across the Continent, and they agreed on tough language aimed at Moscow.
  • Exploding fuel tanks light up night sky near Cairo Airport

    Exploding fuel tanks light up night sky near Cairo Airport

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    The minister also denied initial reports that air traffic at the airport was affected. The area was cordoned off by a strong police presence, according to an AFP correspondent on site, who said fire engines and emergency vehicles were sent to fight the flames and help the wounded.
  • 155 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing

    155 confirmed dead as Japan searches for missing

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    The death toll following record rains that have devastated parts of Japan has risen to 199, with dozens still missing, a top government spokesman has said . Many people started to return and check on their homes and begin clean-up after the rain stopped Monday. The Health Ministry said that as of Tuesday morning, almost 300,000 homes spanning 12 prefectures in western Japan were still without water supply.
  • North Korea’s Kim writes U.S. President Trump

    North Korea’s Kim writes U.S. President Trump

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    That was the day Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived for two days of meetings with top North Korean officials, which ended on a sour note after Pyongyang blasted the USA side for issuing a "unilateral and gangster-like demand for denuclearization".
  • Twitter Purges 300K Trump Followers, Ari Fleischer Loses 4K

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    Washington Post reports that Twitter would specifically be removing locked accounts from follower counts across profiles globally. The move was not expected to affect Twitter's average active user counts, which are key metrics Wall Street uses to track growth.
  • Thailand cave rescue: British diver describes 'unbelievable' moment boys found alive

    Thailand cave rescue: British diver describes 'unbelievable' moment boys found alive

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    Samarn, an emergency rescue worker at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport after he left the SEALs in 2006, joined the cave rescue operation on July 1. But Thai authorities have been coy on how a group of boys, many of whom could not swim and none with diving experience, could have navigated the treacherous narrow and submerged passageways of the Tham Luang complex, even with expert diving support.
  • Trump scuppers trade deal with United Kingdom under May's Brexit

    Trump scuppers trade deal with United Kingdom under May's Brexit

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    The U.K. would agree to abide by the EU's rulebook for goods and agricultural products in return for not losing its open customs borders with the union. As well as in London , protests are expected to take place in Bristol, Newcastle, Leeds, Cambridge and Cardiff after Trump arrives here on Thursday.
  • Republicans demand interview with ex-FBI lawyer this week

    Republicans demand interview with ex-FBI lawyer this week

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    But her lawyer said Page will testify at some point. "There is no basis for claims that Lisa has anything to hide or is unwilling to testify", she said, adding that the Oversight and Judiciary committees' "bullying tactics here are unnecessary".
  • U.S. proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

    U.S. proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

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    The Trump administration has so far rejected Chinese offers to trim its massive trade surplus by buying more American goods, and is demanding more systemic change. The intensifying trade war between the world's biggest economies was also a drag on commodity markets. Ryan reiterated his opposition to the president's tariffs Wednesday, saying they "are not the right way to go".
  • Twitter melts down over this picture of Nawaz, Maryam with Begum Kulsoom

    Twitter melts down over this picture of Nawaz, Maryam with Begum Kulsoom

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    Asking the people for their support, he said the destiny of the country can change if the masses stay by his side as such opportunities do not come often. Muhammad Mehdi, the party's media coordinator, told Reuters that almost 500 workers had been detained in a "massive crackdown", including raids on the homes of a number of some of the party's local councillors.
  • Stormy Daniels arrested while performing at OH strip club

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    Mr Avenatti tweeted that Ms Daniels, real name Stephanie Clifford, had been performing "the same act she has performed across the nation at almost 100 strip clubs". The document alleges that Daniels "did put both hands on officer's buttocks, both hands on officer's breast, then put her breast in officer's face". It reeks of desperation.
  • Contractor strikes natural gas main, firefighter killed in explosion

    Contractor strikes natural gas main, firefighter killed in explosion

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    Sun Prairie is a Madison suburb of around 30,000 people. Hundreds of residents were displaced from their home and found shelter at area schools and churches. He said the building across from his shop 'literally lifted up'. "People were scrambling", said Owen, who lives above his shop. He said the force of the blast knocked him back in his chair and that he ran outside and saw a ball of fire.
  • Officer Who Appeared to Ignore Puerto Rican Flag Shirt Episode Resigns

    Officer Who Appeared to Ignore Puerto Rican Flag Shirt Episode Resigns

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    He had previously be charged with misdemeanor assault for the incident. He is scheduled to appear for a bond hearing Friday. Irizarry said she received an apology from the forest preserve shortly after she posted the video. Besides the man's actions and comments, it was the apparent inaction of a forest preserve police officer, seen in the background, that elicited heavy criticism.
  • Man with the world's longest fingernails gets them cut

    Man with the world's longest fingernails gets them cut

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    Well, this is Shridhar Chillal - and he has been growing the fingernails on his left hand for a massive 66 YEARS. Image sourceAccording to estimations, the combined length of Chillal's nails was a whopping 909.6 centimeters. He admitted there were also perks to having the world's longest nails that he will miss. Ripley's said it was privileged to display the "unique and one-of-a-kind" exhibit.
  • Health of remaining 5 inside Thai cave

    Health of remaining 5 inside Thai cave "still good" -…

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    The British Cave Rescue Council has been posting updates throughout the operation. Divers from Thailand and overseas, including the United States, China, Europe, and Australia have helped retrieve the boys, who are between the ages of 11-16.