• Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central
Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central

Max Kepler scored o. Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor , left, catches a ball hit by Minnesota Twins' Eduardo Escobar in the fifth inning of a baseball game, Sunday , June 25, 2017, in Cleveland . In the fifth, they had a runner at third and one out and failed to score, and in the sixth they had runners at second and third and one out, an...

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  • Sena announces support to Kovind
Sena announces support to Kovind

Shah is scheduled to meet Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's residence "Matoshree" in suburban Bandra on Sunday. A day after the much-talked-about meeting between Amit Shah and Uddhav Thackeray, the Shiv Sena on Monday lashed out at the BJP over the emerging situation in Jammu & Kashmir and West Bengal.

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  • Guns Recovered From Congressional Shooter Appear Legally Purchased, FBI Says
Guns Recovered From Congressional Shooter Appear Legally Purchased, FBI Says

The shooter's wife told the press she thought her husband went to Washington , D.C., to work on tax policy. Though no other legal problems are listed in St. Two members of the Capitol Police, Crystal Griner and David Bailey, were also wounded. She said her husband sold nearly all of his possessions before leaving their Belleville home early th...

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  • Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown
Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown

On Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged the Arab countries involved in a diplomatic spat with Qatar to present their demands. "Middle East Eye is independent of any government or movement and is not funded by Qatar", he said.

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  • Darjeeling tense but incident-free; 12-hr Eid relaxation for
Darjeeling tense but incident-free; 12-hr Eid relaxation for

Muslims can also use vehicles with stickers mentioning the objective to go to the plains and meet their relatives, he said, adding except this, everything would remain the same. "Gorkhaland, not on any alternative formula", Gurung said in a video message. "Either my body will go home or I will return with Gorkhland", he said.

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  • Petition calls for Dennis Rodman to be removed from Hall of Fame
Petition calls for Dennis Rodman to be removed from Hall of Fame

The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation is going after Dennis Rodman after the "murder" of Otto Warmbier , who died earlier this week days after being released from North Korea. "While those sort of attempts are expected from fellow dictators it is appalling that they come from a once household name in American sports", the petition con...

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  • S. Korea president invites N
S. Korea president invites N

South Korea's Sports Minister Do Jong-hwan raised the prospect of working with North Korea in an effort to boost friendship. North Korea has yet to say if it will be at the Pyeongchang Games.When the South hosted the 1988 Summer Olympics, in Seoul , the North boycotted it.

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  • India's Modi heads to Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet
India's Modi heads to Washington for 'no frills' Trump meet

Prime Minister Modi, while addressing the crowd at the Radha Krishna temple in Lisbon, expressed gratitude for being the first Prime Minister to visit Portugal for a bilateral talk as former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee visited the country for European Union Conference.

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  • Troops shoot suspected bomber in Brussels station
Troops shoot suspected bomber in Brussels station

According to cops, Belgian soldiers shot dead the suspected bomber - who is believed to be a 34-year-old Moroccan from Molenbeek. Pierre Meys, a fire service spokesman, told RTL that some kind of explosion has happened in the station, but it is unclear what caused the blast.

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  • Erdogan backs Qatar against demands by Gulf states
Erdogan backs Qatar against demands by Gulf states

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt want Qatar to meet the 13-point ultimatum in return for an end to a almost three-week-old diplomatic and trade "blockade" of the emirate. "They have the diplomatic clout and technical know-how", Gargash said. Anwar Gargash, the U.A.E.'s foreign minister, said on Saturday that Qatar "can...

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  • North Korea denies torturing American detainee
North Korea denies torturing American detainee

Warmbier's death fanned a conflict between the North and the United States that was already aggravated by North Korea's defiant missile launches and two nuclear tests since early previous year as part of its effort to build a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of hitting the U.S.

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  • Hundreds mourn student who'd been held in North Korea
Hundreds mourn student who'd been held in North Korea

It's unclear how he came to be in that state. North Korean officials told U.S. envoys that Mr Warmbier contracted botulism after his trial and lapsed into a coma after taking a sleeping pill. Rodman, who says he's a supporter of President Donald Trump , also called the North Korean leader a "friend for life," adding: "We sing karaoke".

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  • EU's Barnier assures Britons of compromises on Brexit
EU's Barnier assures Britons of compromises on Brexit

The fate of an estimated three million Europeans now living in Britain and around one million Britons living elsewhere in the EU was thrown into doubt by Britain's vote to leave the bloc a year ago. After this update, the British prime minister will leave early so the 27 other leaders can discuss Brexit without her over their after-dinner coffee an...

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  • US House panel wants formal response from Trump on Comey tapes
US House panel wants formal response from Trump on Comey tapes

The President has disputed Comey's version of a January dinner during which the president asked for a pledge of loyalty, according to Comey. On May 12, Trump tweeted: " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" On Tuesday, Mueller met with the leaders of the House Intelli...

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  • 70 firefighters battling huge fire in east London block of flats
70 firefighters battling huge fire in east London block of flats

The street - next to the Royal Free Hospital - has been closed off as emergency services attend to the fire. "I've been here for the last 45 minutes or so and they're just trying to take control of the situation", she said. "There is a real anxiety about whether their housing stock is secure which I know people will be feeling around the city and...

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  • India beat England by 35 runs
India beat England by 35 runs

The Kiwis began their campaign with a routine nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka . However, it wasn't good enough on the day as India's fielders and bowlers backed up their batters and wrapped up the English innings in 48th over to register a 35-run win in their opening match.

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  • Nobody wants to replace Sean Spicer
Nobody wants to replace Sean Spicer

However, when Spicer was missing from the White House press briefings for a long time in May, and deputy press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders , covered for him, she discovered how reporters missed Spicer. "I'm not sure the press secretary thing is something I'm dying to do", Ingraham told Steve Doocy on Fox News . During the press briefing...

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  • Grenfell Tower charity single claims top spot in the official singles chart
Grenfell Tower charity single claims top spot in the official singles chart

Featuring a line-up of musicians including Robbie Williams , Pixie Lott, Emeli Sande, Liam Payne and Rita Ora the cover was recorded over the weekend, at a studio just half a mile from the devastating tower block fire that killed at least 79 people last week.

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  • 10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide
10 bodies found, scores missing in massive China landslide

Officials commanding the rescue operation said the first 72 hours after a landslide were critical, and they vowed to spare no effort in searching for survivors. A government-run news outlet says the adults are in stable conditions, while the baby has been sent to an intensive care unit with pneumonia induced by mud inhalation.

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  • The FBI found the Virginia shooter's storage unit, and discovered something chilling
The FBI found the Virginia shooter's storage unit, and discovered something chilling

Also on Wednesday, Scalise was upgraded from " serious " to "fair" condition . When the unit was searched, authorities found components for the SKS rifle, a receipt for a November 2016 gun purchase and 200 rounds of ammunition. His injury indicated that the bullet had "travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs a...

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  • 8 miners die in explosion at Colombia coal mine
8 miners die in explosion at Colombia coal mine

People wait for news of their missing relatives after an explosion at an underground coal mine on Friday, in Cucunuba, Colombia June 24, 2017. He said that law enforcement agencies detained in Bogota and Espinal in Tolima province, four men and four women.

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  • London Tower Blaze Started In Fridge-Freezer
London Tower Blaze Started In Fridge-Freezer

Documents and materials have been seized from a number of organisations as part of this process, the police said. But they both failed the police's safety tests, which are similar to those being carried out by the United Kingdom government.

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  • United Kingdom firefighters battle blaze at low-rise building in east London
United Kingdom firefighters battle blaze at low-rise building in east London

Camden Borough Council said in a statement Saturday that it housed numerous residents at two temporary shelters while many others were provided hotel rooms, after inspectors found fire safety issues in housing towers, following the inferno in a west London apartment block that killed 79.

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  • Times of Israel: Iran Missile Strike Missed Target
Times of Israel: Iran Missile Strike Missed Target

Al-Islam's declaration that the missiles launched were "100 percent accurate" contradicts Israeli reports that said out of four or five missiles launched into the Deir ez-Zor region of eastern Syria on Sunday - a province housing IS militants - only one actually hit its target.

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  • Turkey's Erdogan Backs Qatar, Says Calls to Shut Base 'Disrespectful'
Turkey's Erdogan Backs Qatar, Says Calls to Shut Base 'Disrespectful'

Saudi Arabia , Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have sent a 13-point list of demands apparently aimed at dismantling Qatar's two-decade-old interventionist foreign policy which has incensed them. Kuwait, Turkey and the U.S. have all urged a political solution as the bloc isolates Qatar using various ad hoc sanctions, including shutting...

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  • Father of freed student says son was 'brutalized' by captors
Father of freed student says son was 'brutalized' by captors

The University of Cincinnati Medical Center released a statement saying that Otto Warmbier would be treated there upon arrival. He was sentenced in March 2016 after a televised trial in North Korea , when he publicly confessed to trying to steal a propaganda banner.

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  • Grenfell Tower: 79 presumed dead in London fire
Grenfell Tower: 79 presumed dead in London fire

The rest are missing and presumed dead, police said. Of these, nine remain in critical care. Commander Cundy further informed that the police investigation into the fire "will take weeks, it may take longer than that". In this photo released by the Metropolitan Police on Sunday, June 18, 2017, a firefighter stands outside of the Grenfell Tower ...

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  • Lord Jagannaths Rath Yatra passes off peacefully
Lord Jagannaths Rath Yatra passes off peacefully

The nine-day festival, also known in many other names such as Ghosha Yatra , Srigundicha Yatra and Rath Yatra, was aired live by dozens of television channels, including national televisions, reaching out millions of devotees around the world.

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  • Russian Federation denies confirmation of Baghdadi's killing
Russian Federation denies confirmation of Baghdadi's killing

However, the US-led coalition battling Islamic State on Friday said it could not confirm a Russia's report . "We can not confirm these reports at this time", Army Col. During the time of US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003, he was reportedly a cleric in a mosque in Samarra. Other national security sources told said Friday that if the Russi...

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  • PM Modi greets nation on Ramzan, Jagannath Yatra
PM Modi greets nation on Ramzan, Jagannath Yatra

This is Modi's fifth visit to the United States as Prime Minister. Appreciating the villagers for declining the government aid and constructing the toilets in the village on their own, Modi said that such cases were best examples of clean India (Swatchh Bharat).

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  • Trump meets Modi: Trade, visas and climate could make for tough talking
Trump meets Modi: Trade, visas and climate could make for tough talking

Modi and Trump are among the most followed world leaders on the social media. One US official said the two leaders had a "lot in common" and noted Modi would be the first foreign dignitary to have a working dinner at the White House under the new administration.

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  • US Says Iranian-Made Drone Shot Down in Syria
US Says Iranian-Made Drone Shot Down in Syria

The drone, downed near a combat outpost in the town of At-Tanf, was the second one shot down by USA forces in 12 days; the downing comes as Pentagon officials are working to defuse heightened tensions in southeastern Syria . The Syrian warplane was supporting the government troops' offensive on the positions of terrorists of the Islamic S...

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  • Photos from India's emphatic win over England
Photos from India's emphatic win over England

But her departure for 81 - one of four run-outs in the innings - left the lower order of England , now a team of full-time professionals, with too much to do. "We didn't start well with the ball, we didn't get our lengths right and they punished us". "I think I enjoyed batting with Punam". India's supporters expressed their admiration on soc...

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  • Brexit talks start with first United Kingdom concession
Brexit talks start with first United Kingdom concession

Outlining its official position last month , the European Union said it needed detailed guarantees so citizens have the same rights to work, pensions, education and healthcare - so they can live "as if Brexit never happened", in the words of one senior official.

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  • UK authorities charge Welsh man with murder in mosque attack
UK authorities charge Welsh man with murder in mosque attack

The suspect, who seemed to have a bruise around his left eye, will appear at the Old Bailey on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing. An initial post-mortem examination found he died from "multiple injuries". Osborne was arrested at the scene after being apprehended by the crowd. The heir to the throne said he was deeply impressed by Mohammed Mahmou...

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