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Italy's efforts to form cabinet fail as president defends euro

Italy's efforts to form cabinet fail as president defends euro

Italy could be forced to hold new elections after Giuseppe Conte gave up his bid to form a government following the collapse of talks with the president over including a Eurosceptic economy minist...

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Palestinians Killed by Israeli Tank Fire

Palestinians Killed by Israeli Tank Fire

A part of the investment to which the defense minister was referring apparently included the training of hundreds of sea commandos by the Hamas terrorist organization, which rules the Gaza Strip w...

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Will Power wins 2018 Indy 500

Will Power wins 2018 Indy 500

Her third-place finish in 2009 remains the best-ever result by a woman in the Indy 500 while her resume also includes a fourth in 2005 (her rookie debut) and sixth in 2006. She finished 30th, her lowe...

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Irish abortion referendum: Exit polls suggest landslide for repeal

Irish abortion referendum: Exit polls suggest landslide for repeal

Those over 65 voted against the proposed change, the poll finds. The sample size was 3,800 with a margin of error of +/- 1.6 per cent. Although the ballots will not be counted until Saturday, surv...

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Lava flow closes in on Hawaii power plant

Lava flow closes in on Hawaii power plant

A blue burning flame of methane gas was observed in the cracks on Kahukai Street during the overnight hours. Lava flowing from the volcano recently reached the ocean, causing a unsafe lava-haze ...

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Trump boosts pressure on Justice Department in Russian Federation probe

Trump boosts pressure on Justice Department in Russian Federation probe

White House chief of staff John Kelly brokered the briefings with Justice Department officials after Trump's claims. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders had originally said no one...

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Federal Judge: President Trump Can’t Block Users on Twitter

Federal Judge: President Trump Can’t Block Users on Twitter

Doing so violates their First Amendment right to free speech because Twitter is a "public forum", Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald wrote in a potentially precedent-setting ruling that could change how pub...

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Everything you need to know about Battlefield V

Everything you need to know about Battlefield V

Operations will be back, called Grand Operations, and players will traverse various battles from the sky to the land while telling a narrative story over four days. No one will need to pay for additio...

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Ariana Grande marks anniversary of Manchester bomb attack

Ariana Grande marks anniversary of Manchester bomb attack

The 30-minute singalong in Albert Square featured... Afterwards, Prince William met privately with some of the bereaved families and left a handwritten message on a Tree of Hope. Manchester Storm ...

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Confident of winning Karnataka Assembly floor test, says Yeddyurappa

Confident of winning Karnataka Assembly floor test, says Yeddyurappa

The apex court was hearing a petition moved by the Congress-JDS combine challenging the governor's decision to invite the BJP to form government . Meanwhile, Congress in alliance with the JD (S ...

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Karnataka uncertainty makes Sensex end in red

Karnataka uncertainty makes Sensex end in red

Trend at other Asian markets, however, was better as investors kept a cautious watch on developments in US-China trade negotiations. Brokers said investor sentiment was subdued following uncertainty...

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United Kingdom mulls extending European Union customs arrangements beyond transition

United Kingdom mulls extending European Union customs arrangements beyond transition

Sources said it would only be invoked if new customs technology needed to prevent the creation of a "hard border" in Ireland is not ready by the end of the Brexit transition in December 2020. "If ...

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Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russian Federation

Syria's Assad meets with Putin in Russian Federation

A day after United Nations special envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura warned a regime assault on the rebel-held area of Idlib could affect 2.3 million people, Putin met Assad in the southern Russia...

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Yanny/Laurel conundrum: The science behind the confusing audio clip explained

Yanny/Laurel conundrum: The science behind the confusing audio clip explained

One of the first things to understand is a concept called priming. The clip was initially posted online by a high school student who needed to learn the definition of "laurel", Wired reported Wednes...

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Suspect shot at IL high school shooting

Suspect shot at IL high school shooting

Authorities first got reports of an armed man on campus just after 8 a.m., police Chief Steve Howell said . Officials said no one was injured in the confrontation. Howell says the former student ...

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Animosity Is Good. The Caps Will Bounce Back From This

Animosity Is Good. The Caps Will Bounce Back From This

The Tampa Bay Lightning said after Game 2 that the Capitals had robbed them of their identity, after two uncharacteristic defeats on home ice to open the Eastern Conference finals . "There's some...

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Ash threatens Hawaii communities after volcano explosions

Ash threatens Hawaii communities after volcano explosions

The decision was taken after National Weather Service radar and pilot reports indicated the ash cloud rising from the volcano's Halemaumau crater reached heights of 10,000 to 12,000 feet above sea lev...

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Services mark Peace Officers Memorial Day in Georgia

Services mark Peace Officers Memorial Day in Georgia

Much of the week is devoted to the memories of officers who have died in the line of duty. The families of three of the four fallen were joined by members of the Fond du Lac County community to hono...

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Guatemala opens new embassy in Jerusalem following USA lead

Guatemala opens new embassy in Jerusalem following USA lead

Both Israelis and Palestinians consider Jerusalem a holy city and they have fought over it since Israel's inception. Paraguay is scheduled to open a Jerusalem embassy on May 21 with its president, H...

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Hedge Fund Titan Tepper Signs $2.3 Billion Deal for Carolina Panthers

Hedge Fund Titan Tepper Signs $2.3 Billion Deal for Carolina Panthers

Navarro said in a written statement Tuesday that he was grateful to have been considered one of the bidders of the Panthers , according to the Charleston Post and Courier . Born and raised in Pitt...

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Anwar declares 'new dawn for Malaysia' after release

Anwar declares 'new dawn for Malaysia' after release

The royal pardon is crucial for the PKR leader who plans to return to politics after his release. Smiling and looking spry in a tailored black suit, Anwar emerged from a Kuala Lumpur hospital wher...

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Ramadan will begin on Thursday in most countries

Ramadan will begin on Thursday in most countries

The resettlement area was built for residents displaced by five-month fighting between government forces and ISIS-inspired militants. Each Islamic month is either twenty-nine or maximum thirty days. F...

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Islamic State claims attack on Indonesian policeman in Riau: Amaq

Islamic State claims attack on Indonesian policeman in Riau: Amaq

The suicide bombings, involving families with young children , and an explosion at an apartment where militants were suspected to have been constructing bombs have left around 30 people dead, includi...

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Iraq prime minister wins vote in Mosul province

Iraq prime minister wins vote in Mosul province

The movement has pitched itself as a challenge to Iraq's entrenched elite and ridden popular protests over graft to drum up support. But even then, his bloc might not necessarily form the next gover...

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Donald Trump returns to Walter Reed to visit first lady

Donald Trump returns to Walter Reed to visit first lady

United States First Lady Melania Trump will be discharged from the hospital in two to three days post a successful kidney operation on Monday (local time). Such tumors are usually found by accident,...

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