• United Nations envoy: The 'cycle of revenge' in South Sudan will hurt everyone
United Nations envoy: The 'cycle of revenge' in South Sudan will hurt everyone

Marial Chanuong Yol, head of the South Sudan presidential guard known as the "Tiger Battalion", waits at Juba International Airport for the return of rebel chief of staff Simon Gatwech Dual to South Sudan's capital Juba, April 25, 2016. "Nobody wants ... Malong to run into such unplanned problems. There are so many foreign hands that are now being ...

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  • Health care bill meets GOP skeptics in Senate
Health care bill meets GOP skeptics in Senate

Senate Republicans, meanwhile, are assuring voters that they will take up the issue and write their own bill. Chief among them: a guarantee of paying the same amount for coverage regardless of health history. Next month, Democrats and Republicans face a showdown over a House seat in the Atlanta suburbs. Outside groups prepared to launch an advert...

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  • Two Dead, Including Suspect In Dallas-Area College Shooting
Two Dead, Including Suspect In Dallas-Area College Shooting

The victim has been identified as Janeera Nickol Gonzalez, 20, and the gunman has been identified as Adrian Victor Torres, 21, reports CBSDFW . The shooting at North Lake happened just two days after North Texas native Harrison Brown was killed and three others injured in a stabbing attack at the University of Texas in Austin .

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  • Trump announces trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican
Trump announces trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican

The visit comes as he wades into Middle East peacemaking, trying to reach a deal where his predecessors and countless diplomats have faltered. Trump is getting a later start going overseas than his most recent predecessors, who made earlier foreign trips.

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  • The Rock Is Leading Donald Trump In Polls For 2020 Election
The Rock Is Leading Donald Trump In Polls For 2020 Election

BetStars Director of Trading Ian Marmion said: "We've trimmed down the odds of The Rock winning the 2020 Presidential Election from 100/1 to 50/1 due to an outpouring of public support for his bid". The president did not poll too well against more traditional opponents, either. I felt like it would either (a) make people unhappy with the thought of...

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  • IMF Head Discusses Global Economic Challenges With Chinese Leadership
IMF Head Discusses Global Economic Challenges With Chinese Leadership

China will also set up 50 joint laboratories with countries participating in the Belt and Road initiative to enhance cooperation on innovation, he said. Mr Xi, seated next to Russian President Vladimir Putin, was speaking at a convention centre in northern Beijing on the summit's second and final day.

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  • Kaspersky Lab finds WannaCry creators in North Korea
Kaspersky Lab finds WannaCry creators in North Korea

Some eight to 10 U.S. entities, including a few in the health-care sector, reported possible Wannacry infections to the Department of Homeland Security, a USA official said. Mr. Choi has been analyzing North Korean malware and hacking capabilities since 2008. Two law enforcement officials say US investigators suspect North Korea may be behind t...

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  • As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey
As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey

Turkey pointed out that Raqqa is a predominantly Arab city and its residents may not take kindly to being controlled by the predominantly Kurdish YPG. Senior Turkish delegates who met Pentagon, State Department and White House officials last week were notified about Trump's decision to arm the PKK's Syrian affiliate.

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  • Greens want specifics on potential horse-trading deals with BC Liberals, NDP
Greens want specifics on potential horse-trading deals with BC Liberals, NDP

What was perhaps most interesting about the poll was that 58 per cent of voters would prefer the Green party to work with the governing party on an issue-by-issue basis. "I'm not able and shouldn't, I don't think, negotiate and share any of those private discussions with the media. I'm hopeful that we can get to that point".

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  • Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation
Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

McConnell also says he recommended to Trump that he nominate Merrick Garland to replace fired FBI Director James Comey. The classified information had been shared with the president by an ally, violating the confidentiality of an intelligence-sharing agreement with that country, the official said.

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  • What to know about North Korea's latest missile test
What to know about North Korea's latest missile test

The missile flew 787 km (489 miles) on a trajectory reaching an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles), KCNA said. But Tong Zhao, an analyst with the Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, said Sunday's test may give Pyongyang "a regional nuclear deterrence" option, meaning it might no longer need to pursue a weapon to reach as far as the U.S.

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  • Gianforte loans himself $1M in bid for Montana US House
Gianforte loans himself $1M in bid for Montana US House

At the end of the May 5 reporting period, FEC filings showed that Gianforte campaign had $826,000 left in the bank, while Quist had $669,000. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) will join Democratic congressional candidate Rob Quist on the campaign trail in Montana.

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  • Investigators raid homes of Indian ex-finance minister, son
Investigators raid homes of Indian ex-finance minister, son

He said when he was the Finance Minister every case was processed "according to the law and approval was granted or refused in accordance with the recommendations of the FIPB, consisting of five secretaries to the government of India". The raids are to do with a particular deal which involved required permissions being given to a TV channel, and th...

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  • Trump must turn over any tapes, lawmakers agree
Trump must turn over any tapes, lawmakers agree

Asked about the existence of recording during an interview with Fox News that aired on Saturday, Trump said, "That I can't talk about". "I think as well our institutions are under assault internally". Preet Bharara, former US attorney for the Southern District of NY who was sacked by Trump, said Sunday in a Washington Post opinion piece that...

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  • Police charge man they say fled with 2 daughters
Police charge man they say fled with 2 daughters

On Sunday, the Boise Police Department sent out a news release asking for the public's help in locating a father and two daughters who hadn't been seen since about 10 a.m. They also found several sets of footprints at the site, as well as several used ammunition casings. The warrant charges Dundon with felony Kidnapping/Custody Interference.

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  • French right torn apart as Macron, PM prepare to name government
French right torn apart as Macron, PM prepare to name government

Macron's movement, is not fielding a candidate in the assembly elections. The nomination is a direct challenge to The Republicans, who say they aim to be the biggest party in the lower house of parliament but are lagging behind REM in the first opinion polls ahead of that ballot.

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  • Trump Sends Chilling Twitter Warning to Comey
Trump Sends Chilling Twitter Warning to Comey

As Trump works to fast-track Comey's successor, lawmakers from both parties urged him to steer clear of any politicians for the job and say he must "clean up the mess that he mostly created". American democracy is "under assault" on separate fronts from President Donald Trump and Russian Federation, the former USA intelligence chief has warned.

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  • Despite Terror Concerns, Trump Confident He Can Broker Peace Between Israelis, Palestinians
Despite Terror Concerns, Trump Confident He Can Broker Peace Between Israelis, Palestinians

It's been a long time. What went unsaid Wednesday was Trump's willingness in February to back off a two-state framework . The goal of a Palestinian state living peacefully beside Israel has been the position of successive USA administrations and the global community.

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  • Canadian woman's cutout of Spicer in bush gets attention
Canadian woman's cutout of Spicer in bush gets attention

In her recent interview with the Bay Area News Group , the Fox News star said she has the type of relationship with the president that is needed to thrive in the press secretary role. She went on to speak about her own thoughts on taking over the position. Exit question: Why the hell would Trump, a president consumed with embarrassing leaks,...

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  • Calm restored as mutinous Ivory Coast soldiers promised bonuses
Calm restored as mutinous Ivory Coast soldiers promised bonuses

Residents related a similar scenario in the port city and major cocoa hub of San Pedro. "There was heavy shooting at the northern entrance to the city and in the city centre". "We are returning to barracks", Sergeant Cisse Fousseni told AFP after a round of unrest that began early Friday. Sustained gunfire rang out in Bouake, where one pers...

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  • Expert says it is possible to minimize financial risks related to Initiative
Expert says it is possible to minimize financial risks related to Initiative

The majority of China's closest neighbours have expressed enthusiasm for the infrastructure investment and economic development that OBOR promises to bring. Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo said on Sunday Canberra was receptive to exploring commercial opportunities presented by the initiative, but any decisions would remain incumbent on natio...

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  • What Trump has said about sharing classified information
What Trump has said about sharing classified information

GOP strategist Ana Navarro said Monday Republicans would be attempting to impeach Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonGOP strategist: "GOP would have "rightly" tried to impeach Clinton for classified disclosure 'Daily Show" resurfaces GOP tweets on mishandling classified info.

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  • Income authorities probing AAP MLA's fake companies: Kapil Mishra
Income authorities probing AAP MLA's fake companies: Kapil Mishra

Yesterday, Sunita Kejriwal wife of Arvind Kejriwal slammed Kapil Mishra citing that he would face the penalties of the untrue allegations he made. Mishra also should give the evidence for his claims. "The fund received from these companies were sent to same branch branch of Axis Bank where there were allegations of converting black money into white...

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  • Macron faces stronger Merkel after state election
Macron faces stronger Merkel after state election

Last week, Merkel's CDU, which is allied with its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), scored another election victory in the state of Schleswig-Holstein. Christian Leye, the Left Party's top candidate in the state, noted that "the Schulz train derailed in North Rhine-Westphalia". Other parties gain in the amount of 3.3%.

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  • Murder Investigation Launched After Woman's Body Found In Fermanagh
Murder Investigation Launched After Woman's Body Found In Fermanagh

Officers say a man in his 30s, who was stabbed in the stomach, is in a stable condition in hospital. A woman who was brutally killed as a part of an apparentapparent murder-suicide in Co Fermanagh has been described as "a truly lovely person" who was "completely devoted" to her son.

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  • Poor air quality in Knoxville Tuesday
Poor air quality in Knoxville Tuesday

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is warning that there will be poor air quality for some groups in parts of Connecticut Wednesday and Thursday. But ground-level ozone forms when pollution from cars, power plants, industrial boilers, refineries, and chemical plants reacts with sunlight, according to the December.

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  • Ukraine Bans Dozens of Russian Websites
Ukraine Bans Dozens of Russian Websites

Ukraine, along with Western countries, has targeted Russian Federation with sanctions because of Moscow's annexation of Crimea in 2014 and material support for separatists in the country's southeast, including with direct military means. Dmitry Peskov, Mr. Putin's spokesperson, called the sanctions "short-sighted" and warned Russian Federation ha...

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  • Trump considering numerous candidates for FBI director
Trump considering numerous candidates for FBI director

When it comes to any potential recordings of conversations with fired Federal Bureau of Investigation head James Comey , there is bipartisan agreement that the president must turn them over. First he gave an interview that essentially undercut all the arguments White House officials, from Vice-President Mike Pence on down, had made to paint the Co...

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  • Danielle Jones murder: Garage search in missing body murder
Danielle Jones murder: Garage search in missing body murder

Image: Police are searching a block of garages in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, Essex. Earlier this year police received information about a man acting suspiciously there in 2001. Officers are working to ascertain why these were not searched as part of the original investigation. The area was not searched during the 2001 investigation and detectives ...

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  • Harper, Nationals reach $21.6 million deal for 2018 season
Harper, Nationals reach $21.6 million deal for 2018 season

The Nationals are 11-4 in their last 15 during game 2 of a series, 9-2 in Gonzalezs last 11 home starts and 5-1 in Gonzalezs last 6 starts. Bryce Harper put up another big number Saturday without taking another swing. "(Ramos) missed his spot; it was pretty much down the middle, above the knees". Turner's fourth homer made it 3-0 in the fifth...

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  • Tata Steel agrees British pensions deal
Tata Steel agrees British pensions deal

Before exceptional items, consolidated net profit from continuing operations was 33.52 billion rupees for the three months to March 31, the company said in a statement , compared with a loss of 4.53 billion rupees a year earlier.Consolidated revenue for the quarter rose about 30 percent from a year earlier to 350.05 billion rupees.

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  • Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' North Korea
Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' North Korea

Disarmament Ambassador Robert Wood told reporters on a conference call on Tuesday, two days after a successful North Korean missile test-launch. North Korea conducted two nuclear tests previous year which are likely to have improved its know-how in making nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range missiles.

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  • Trump will meet Pope Francis in Rome on first foreign trip
Trump will meet Pope Francis in Rome on first foreign trip

Saudi Arabia is a part of that coalition. The White House has announced US President Donald Trump's travel plans to Saudi Arabia, followed by Israel and the Vatican in May with the aim to "combat extremism, terrorism and violence." . USA officials have confirmed the arms deal between Washington and Riyadh. They will also discuss ways to adva...

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  • Trump's war with Comey intensifies
Trump's war with Comey intensifies

Donald Trump warned ousted FBI Director James Comey on Friday not to talk to the media, a highly unusual move that prompted fresh charges the president is trying to silence the man who led an investigation into possible collusion between Trump's election campaign and Russian Federation.

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  • South Korea names special envoys to five countries
South Korea names special envoys to five countries

North Korea tested a Hwasong-12 missile Sunday which reached an altitude of 2,111.5 kilometers (1,312 miles) and flew 787 kilometers (489 miles), according to state news agency KCNA . The statement says Washington maintains its "ironclad commitment" to stand with its allies in the face of the serious threat posed by North Korea.

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