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Canada legalises marijuana after 90 years of prohibition

Canada legalises marijuana after 90 years of prohibition

Reports suggest that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau may announce that date during a press conference at 4:30 p.m. ET. It means that Canada now joins Uruguay as the only two countries in the world wh...

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China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

China fires back at US, raises own tariffs

In his press conference in Singapore on Tuesday, he said the USA has a "tremendous deficit in trade with China and we have to do something about it". The tariffs are part of the U.S. response to C...

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Walmart not housing immigrants for DHS

Walmart not housing immigrants for DHS

Beto O'Rourke on Sunday railed against the Trump administration separating children from parents at the border, but said responsibility for what is happening is on everyone. The facility also offe...

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Trump deserves more latitude and less attitude

Trump deserves more latitude and less attitude

But Bret Baier actually wanted to know a little bit about that, so he did the right thing by asking Donald Trump about this atrocities committed by Kim Jong Un , and this is what Trump had to say...

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5 dead as SUV chased by Border Patrol crashes in South Texas

When asked why Border Patrol agents started the chase, Boyd said, "It's called good police work". Four of the migrants reportedly died at the scene, with a fifth later dying at the hospital. He sa...

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Kim Jong Un gets the movie star treatment in North Korea

Kim Jong Un gets the movie star treatment in North Korea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said China - Pyongyang's sole major ally and main trading partner - has reaffirmed its commitment to United Nations sanctions against North Korea until full d...

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Supreme Court Opens Door to More Red-State Voter Purges

Supreme Court Opens Door to More Red-State Voter Purges

The four dissenters (with Stephen Breyer writing the main dissent) rejected the idea that a use-it-or-lose-it approach to voting rights is acceptable under current federal law. All states are required...

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Trump lashes out at United States allies in Twitter rant

Trump lashes out at United States allies in Twitter rant

In scenes, remarks, and tweets that are unprecedented in the diplomatic world, Trump brought the US-led alliance of advanced economies close to a rupture, refusing to sign a joint communique with ...

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Somalia’s al Shabaab claims attack in which US soldier died

Somalia’s al Shabaab claims attack in which US soldier died

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his condolences after the Somalia attack. But Trump in early 2017 approved expanded military operations against al-Shabab, leading to an increase in US milit...

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Disputes over trade tariffs, Russian Federation overshadow G7 meeting

Disputes over trade tariffs, Russian Federation overshadow G7 meeting

Trudeau said he had told Trump that the talks had been made more complicated by a USA decision to impose tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum, ostensibly for national security reasons. "I thin...

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Kelly Sadler, White House aide who insulted John McCain, is out

Kelly Sadler, White House aide who insulted John McCain, is out

Sadler mocked McCain, who is suffering from brain cancer , at an internal meeting at the White House last month. Two unnamed sources told The Hill on May 10 that Sadler dismissed McCain's opposi...

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Abe promises Trump new Japanese investment in U.S.

Abe promises Trump new Japanese investment in U.S.

North Korea has argued for a "phased" approach to denuclearization of the entire Korean peninsula , which in the past has also meant removal of the US nuclear umbrella protecting Washington's alli...

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'It's saddening': Massive river of lava wipes out hundreds of homes

'It's saddening': Massive river of lava wipes out hundreds of homes

Snyder quoted Kim, who had a second home in Vacationland, as saying, " Hundreds of homes and a lifestyle is gone". Footage recently emerged of lava flow from fissures crashing into the Pacific Oc...

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Saudi Arabia issues first driving licences to women

Saudi Arabia issues first driving licences to women

Driving schools are also being set up across the kingdom with some female instructors who learned to drive in other countries. But casting a shadow on the reforms, Saudi Arabia last week said it...

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Supreme Court sides with baker who turned away gay couple

Supreme Court sides with baker who turned away gay couple

Justice Anthony Kennedy writing for the court said: "It is a general rule that [religious] objections do not allow business owners and other actors in the economy and in society to deny protected pe...

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Korean official's United States visit reminiscent of 2000 diplomacy

Korean official's United States visit reminiscent of 2000 diplomacy

According to The Post, Sung Kim , a former USA ambassador in South Korea and former nuclear negotiator with North Korea , crossed the inter-Korean border to meet with Choe Son Hui, a senior diplom...

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Trump Speaks With Abe About Coordination On Korea Summit Preparations

Trump Speaks With Abe About Coordination On Korea Summit Preparations

United States officials said the North Korea delegation would come to Washington to meet Trump and deliver the message on Friday, one week after Trump had abruptly called off preparations for the pl...

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Storm Alberto maintains strength as it approaches Gulf Coast

Storm Alberto maintains strength as it approaches Gulf Coast

Thousands of Florida residents evacuated homes on Sunday (May 27) as Sub-tropical Storm Alberto picked up strength as it headed north through the Gulf of Mexico, with forecasters saying it could bri...

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Danica Patrick crashes in Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick crashes in Indianapolis 500

There still were a lot of great moments this month, a lot of great moments this year. Afterward, Powers shared another reason why he didn't want to chug but still had a sip, joking: "I'm not suppose...

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Injured In Shooting At Indiana Middle School, Student Suspect In Custody

Injured In Shooting At Indiana Middle School, Student Suspect In Custody

The call came in at 9:06 a.m. for an active shooter. One teen and a teacher were injured Friday in a middle-school shooting about 30 miles northeast of Indianapolis. The identity and age of the sh...

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Iran pressures Europe to speed up plans to save nuclear deal

Iran pressures Europe to speed up plans to save nuclear deal

Also in exchange for Iran continuing to honor the deal, Khamenei said the European nations should guarantee that they will not only continue to buy Iranian oil but will try to block USA plans to c...

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Lawmakers have been briefed on FBI’s informant in Russian Federation inquiry

Lawmakers have been briefed on FBI’s informant in Russian Federation inquiry

Matthew Miller, a former spokesperson for the Department of Justice, on Thursday blasted President Donald Trump and Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee for orchestrating a briefing to ...

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United Nations exempts North Koreans meeting with Trump from sanctions

United Nations exempts North Koreans meeting with Trump from sanctions

North Korea's last-minute acceptance of South Korean reporters came amid concerns that Kim was starting to back away from his promise to scrap the nuclear program, which it has pursued in defiance of ...

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United States embassy staff in China alerted to possible sonic attacks

United States embassy staff in China alerted to possible sonic attacks

It advised anyone who experiences "unusual acute auditory or sensory phenomena accompanied by unusual sounds or piercing noises" to not seek out the source, but instead to move to a location where the...

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Shut down Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin immediately: CPI(M)

Shut down Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin immediately: CPI(M)

The protest turned violent after the march was stopped by the police. He said police had been forced to act "since protesters disregarded a curfew, acted against the advice of police", and indulged ...

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Syria's Assad Travels To Sochi For Talks With Putin

Syria's Assad Travels To Sochi For Talks With Putin

The two leaders have previously met in Russian Federation in November 2017 and October 2015. Putin also congratulated Assad on the "successes of the Syrian government's army in the fight against ter...

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Peace requires political will, courage from all sides: United Nations deputy chief

Peace requires political will, courage from all sides: United Nations deputy chief

On Wednesday, Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi called for an independent inquiry into Israeli "state terrorism" in Gaza. The Arab League also called for an global investig...

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Mahathir says Malaysia will seek to retrieve laundered funds

Mahathir says Malaysia will seek to retrieve laundered funds

Anwar, 70, was convicted of sodomy in 2015 in a case he said was aimed at crushing his alliance , which was making gains against Malaysia's long-ruling coalition government. Decision to reject defect...

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First lady Melania 'doing really well' after medical procedure: Donald Trump

First lady Melania 'doing really well' after medical procedure: Donald Trump

Trump joked at lunch that support for the first lady was so high that he had her promise she wouldn't run against him, said a person familiar with the discussion but not authorised to discuss a privat...

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Iraq PM Congratulates Sadr on Election Win, Suggests Need for Recount

Iraq PM Congratulates Sadr on Election Win, Suggests Need for Recount

The country is also waiting to hear results from Kirkuk, an oil-rich city disputed by Baghdad and Iraq's northern, autonomous Kurdish administration. Whoever wins the most seats must negotiate a coa...

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Two Senate Democrats assure Haspel's confirmation as Central Intelligence Agency director

Two Senate Democrats assure Haspel's confirmation as Central Intelligence Agency director

But opponents of Haspel's nomination lament that McCain's fellow Republicans are paying little heed to the Navy veteran's warnings about Haspel. Republicans hold a slim 51-49 majority in the Senat...

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Canada creates special coin to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

Canada creates special coin to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding

Even though Prince Harry has issued orders to the press to leave his future wife's family alone, Thomas Markle allegedly teamed up with infamous paparazzo Jeff Rayner and has been taking photos from...

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Iran minister on diplomatic tour to save nuclear deal

Iran minister on diplomatic tour to save nuclear deal

Iran's rocket fire at Israel risks destabilizing Syria just when the regime has some breathing room after seven years of civil war and Russian Federation opposes anything that might imperil the Assad...

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Fortnite Changes Thanos Yet Again In Infinity Gauntlet's Latest Update

Fortnite Changes Thanos Yet Again In Infinity Gauntlet's Latest Update

One of the most anticipated films of recent times Avengers: Infinity War released and as expected broke multiple records . Of course, Infinity War will nearly certainly exceed Deadpool 2′s tota...

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Dressed down Queen enjoys horse show at Windsor week before Harry's wedding

Dressed down Queen enjoys horse show at Windsor week before Harry's wedding

He said: "I've seen him grumpy". When asked what it's been like getting to know Meghan , 36, Camilla said: "It's very nice, all very exciting, ' adding that she and Charles 'can't wait" for the...

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