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Heatwave in Canada kills 33 people in a week as temperatures rise

Heatwave in Canada kills 33 people in a week as temperatures rise

According to David Kaiser of the Department of public health of Montreal, all the victims did not have air conditioning at home and suffered from various illnesses. "My thoughts are with the loved one...

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Japan Floods and Heavy Rain Leave at Least 55 Dead, Dozens Missing

Japan Floods and Heavy Rain Leave at Least 55 Dead, Dozens Missing

Torrents of rainfall and flooding battered a widespread area in southwestern Japan on Saturday, with local media casualty reports climbing quickly. Authorities warned landslides could strike even af...

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Woman poisoned with nerve agent Novichok dies, British police say

Woman poisoned with nerve agent Novichok dies, British police say

Test samples from Sturgess and Rowley show they were exposed to Novichok "after touching a contaminated item with their hands", police said . "Dawn leaves behind her family, including three childre...

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Thai cave rescue: How a casual expedition turned into a nightmare

Thai cave rescue: How a casual expedition turned into a nightmare

At 10am local time, 18 divers went into the cave to bring out the boys - including 13 global divers and five Thai Navy Seals. The boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach entered the cave ...

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Trump's Supreme Court Nomination to Preempt TV Programming

Trump's Supreme Court Nomination to Preempt TV Programming

Mr. Trump has reportedly narrowed his list down to four names: Judge Amy Coney Barrett of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, Judge Thomas Hardiman of the U.S. Before boarding Air ...

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Mike Pompeo Sets Off For North Korea Nuclear Talks

Mike Pompeo Sets Off For North Korea Nuclear Talks

Mr Pompeo arrived in Pyongyang on Friday for a two-day visit - his third trip to the isolated state since taking the secretary of state job in April - and he was met at the airport by senior official...

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Ohio lawmaker accused of ignoring abuse of Ohio State student-athletes

Ohio lawmaker accused of ignoring abuse of Ohio State student-athletes

He said he was surprised Jordan had denied knowing anything about it: "I would say that's kind of hurtful". No question in my mind. The Times gives context to Jordan's position in the House, des...

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Ousted Pakistani PM Sharif gets 10-year jail term ahead of polls

Ousted Pakistani PM Sharif gets 10-year jail term ahead of polls

Sharif and his family are facing trial in three corruption cases filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), which are Avenfield properties, Gulf Steel Mills and Al-Azizia Steel Mills. Amid ti...

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Iran eyes oil for goods barter plan to fight sanctions

Iran eyes oil for goods barter plan to fight sanctions

An Iranian lawmaker says the Islamic Republic is considering a plan to purchase goods only from countries that buy its oil . "Iran will remain committed to the deal, as long as its interests are pre...

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Syria war: 270,000 displaced by fighting in south-west

Syria war: 270,000 displaced by fighting in south-west

More than 120000 people in south-western Syria have been forced to flee since the Syrian government launched an offensive to recover an area bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights f...

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White House builds Supreme Court confirmation team

White House builds Supreme Court confirmation team

Such a move would likely fire up Trump supporters eager for a rightward shift on divisive social issues such as abortion and gay rights. Susan Collins of ME said she was not comfortable with ever...

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Golden retriever saves owner from being bit by rattlesnake in Arizona

Golden retriever saves owner from being bit by rattlesnake in Arizona

Godwin had already walked her dogs to the top of the trail and was headed back down when the snake bit Todd. Godwin said Todd jumped right in front of her leg where she "surely would have got bit". ...

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March honors victims of newsroom attack

March honors victims of newsroom attack

Carol Geithner, left, and Yasemin Jamison gather for a candlelight vigil. Police described Ramos as a white man in his late 30s who lives in Maryland . According to a 2013 police report obtained ...

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These Democrats want to abolish ICE

These Democrats want to abolish ICE

Fueling the Democrats' calls to move to abolish the agency is the surprise victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic socialist candidate who beat Rep. We reorganize government all the tim...

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11 members of a family found dead in Delhi home

11 members of a family found dead in Delhi home

Police were investigating whether they died by suicide or were killed, he said. Of the eleven, seven were women and four men. Preliminary investigation revealed that the head of the family is runnin...

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ICE chief Thomas Homan blames Congress for border separations

ICE chief Thomas Homan blames Congress for border separations

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA), another possible 2020 Democratic candidate, made similar comment last week during an MSNBC interview, saying that the government should "probably think about starting from s...

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President Trump holds 'Make America Great Again' rally in Fargo, ND

President Trump holds 'Make America Great Again' rally in Fargo, ND

The president has not voiced his top contenders to replace Kennedy since the retirement announcement, but in November the White House released a list of 25 possible names in the case of a vacancy. Max...

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Justice Anthony Kennedy Retiring From the Supreme Court

Justice Anthony Kennedy Retiring From the Supreme Court

Serving on the Supreme Court can be relatively lucrative. Kennedy's career on the Supreme Court earned him the nickname " the most powerful man in America ", because he was often the deciding vote...

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Jacinda Ardern, Clarke Gayford announce baby name

Jacinda Ardern, Clarke Gayford announce baby name

Ardern said she "feels very lucky" and thanked everyone for their best wishes after the birth, as she updated her social media accounts from the comfort of her hospital bed. Te Aroha was to encompass ...

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William begins Middle East tour in Jordan

William begins Middle East tour in Jordan

It said the administration of US President Donald Trump will publish the deal depending on developments on the ground in the region. Kushner said the Palestinian leadership is "scared" that the Pa...

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North Korea calls off 'anti-US imperialism' rally

North Korea calls off 'anti-US imperialism' rally

North Korea made a decision to call off its annual "anti-US imperialism" rally for this year, according to a report from The Associated Press . Pyongyang's relations with Washington also appe...

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Pets Zsa Zsa the Bulldog Is Named the World's Ugliest Dog

Pets Zsa Zsa the Bulldog Is Named the World's Ugliest Dog

The dogs strutted their stuff for a panel of judges who selected the very finest specimen from the monstrous mutts. The bulldog and her owner, Megan Brainard , couldn't be happier. (AAP) Last year's ...

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Saudi women finally get to drive

Saudi women finally get to drive

In addition to cars, women will be allowed to drive motorbikes, vans and trucks. . Women enthusiastically and wholeheartedly cheered on their fellow female drivers, beginning after midnight, packin...

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French delegation detained in Turkey during election

French delegation detained in Turkey during election

Muharrem Ince, presidential candidate of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party, takes a picture at the end of his address at an election rally in Corlu, Turkey, on June 20, 2018. "With th...

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Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion's shooting death

It was the first court hearing since Wednesday night's arrest of Dedrick Williams , 22, in Pompano Beach by Broward County Sheriff's Office, according to a police statement obtained by USA...

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