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Funeral for Facebook shooting victim scheduled in Ohio

Funeral for Facebook shooting victim scheduled in Ohio

Based on the timeline, there was a significant gap between when the video of the shooting was reported and when it was taken down by the company. "I snapped. Stephens' cellphone had been tracked Sunda...

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Playoff Roundup: Pageau's career day propels Senators to 2OT win over Rangers

Playoff Roundup: Pageau's career day propels Senators to 2OT win over Rangers

Ottawa Senators center Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) celebrates his goal with defenseman Ben Harpur (67) during the first period in Game 2 against the New York Rangers in the second-round of the NHL hockey...

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Passengers injured as Aeroflot flight hits severe turbulence before landing in Bangkok

Passengers injured as Aeroflot flight hits severe turbulence before landing in Bangkok

In her post, Zibrova described the result of the numerous air pockets the plane encountered. "Every year in the world of civil aviation, there are about 750 recorded cases of clear air turbulence". ...

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Iran rightful to respond to Mirjaveh terrorist attack

Iran rightful to respond to Mirjaveh terrorist attack

According to the media outlet, Rouhani called on the Pakistani government to prevent such attacks in the future and prosecute the perpetrators in order to maintain close relations between the two nati...

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South Korea deploys parts of US THAAD system

South Korea deploys parts of US THAAD system

US military vehicle moves past banners opposing a plan to deploy an advanced USA missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, as South Korean police officers stand guar...

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Coroner says autopsy of 1-year-old Joliet girl inconclusive

Semaj Crosby's body was uncovered at a home in the 300 block of Louis Road in Joliet Township about 12 a.m. on Thursday, the Will County Sheriff's office said in a news release. Investigators said t...

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Turkey referendum: What happened and what comes next

Turkey referendum: What happened and what comes next

Turkey's High Electoral Board rejected on Wednesday appeals to from the main opposition parties to annul the referendum granting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers, the board said in...

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Melania Trump celebrates her 47th birthday in DC

Melania Trump celebrates her 47th birthday in DC

And he was simply rude to her. "No opening of doors, making sure she didn't fall". At a Trump campaign rally in Florida Melania stood ready to deliver the Lord's Prayer. It was, a posteriori, the ...

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Netanyahu cancels meeting with visiting German minister

An Israeli official speaking on condition of anonymity confirmed reports that Netanyahu threatened to cancel the meeting if Gabriel also met with Israeli rights groups Breaking The Silence and B'Tsele...

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Watchdog Keeps Georgia's Press Freedom Index Unchanged

Watchdog Keeps Georgia's Press Freedom Index Unchanged

Images of some of the world's "bad boy" leaders in terms of press freedom were paraded as examples not to follow, as the organisation Reporters Without Borders ( RSF ) unveiled its latest World Press...

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Spicer expected to address ousted national security adviser Flynn at news briefing

And there are repercussions for the violation of law", the Republican representative added . Now, he is the subject of multiple investigations. "The reality is I just don't think there are any docu...

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Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

Trump's criticism came two days after he first knocked Canada's impact on Wisconsin dairy farmers during a visit to the state on Tuesday, when he vowed the U.S. That's according to Minnesota Departmen...

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UN hosts aid-pledging conference for beleaguered Yemen

Stephen O'Brien, UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, spoke in an interview a day ahead of a major conference where the UN is seeking $2.1 billion for Yemen this year. "On average, a child under the age...

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Turkey's Erdogan says he's set to meet Trump in Washington

FILE - In this April 16, 2016 file photo, Turkey's justice minister Bekir Bozdag waits for a ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey. Bulent Tezcan, a deputy chairman of the Republican...

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Mexico border wall very important tool to stop drugs

Mexico border wall very important tool to stop drugs

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump has thrown "a monkey wrench" into congressional talks on a catch-all spending bill with his insistence that the measure includes star...

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General election is not about independence debate, says Nicola Sturgeon

And barely a quarter of Scots back Nicola Sturgeon's call for another breakaway vote to be held in either spring 2018 or autumn 2019. Panelbase polled 1,029 voters between April 18 and 21. But John ...

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May's Conservatives on track for historic election win in Wales

May's Conservatives on track for historic election win in Wales

Plaid Cymru could expect 13 per cent of the vote, the Lib Dems eight per cent and UKIP six per cent. YouGov has released its first snapshot of voter intention in Wales, amid dire national poll ratin...

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Trump Helps Release American Aid Worker Jailed In Egypt

Trump personally intervened in Hijazi's release, according to her family. Ms Hijazi, a United States citizen with dual nationality, and her Egyptian husband, Mohamed Hassanein, set up the Belady F...

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Trump raps Iran as violating 'spirit' of nuclear deal

He pointed to sections that require USA government officials to "make every effort to support the successful implementation of this JCPOA including in their public statements" and to refrain from any ...

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Beijing Pushes Back On Trump's North Korea Rhetoric

Beijing Pushes Back On Trump's North Korea Rhetoric

The tests are to take place in the Pacific, off the coast of California, with Pentagon officials saying they believe the upgraded missiles have a better chance of intercepting intermediate-range missi...

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Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to 'rest easy'

Trump tells young immigrants in US illegally to 'rest easy'

The Trump administration ratcheted up the rhetoric on Iran Wednesday, declaring the worldwide deal to restrain Tehran's nuclear program had failed and that Iran continues to be "the world's leading ...

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VP Pence to Talk Trade, Security During Trip to Australia

Indonesia is the latest stop on an Asian tour by Pence that aims to reaffirm traditional US alliances at a time when Donald Trump's presidency has raised questions about the strength of the USA commit...

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No timetable for Tiger return

No timetable for Tiger return

Even Tiger Woods has an twinge of realism in his tone. TGR Design company is also designing a par-3 short course at Big Cedar Lodge for beginners and kids. "And Johnny and I go way back, and I l...

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Pence visits Japan, turning focus to trade with key ally

Pence visits Japan, turning focus to trade with key ally

In the background of Pence's Asia trip was increasingly volatile rhetoric between the USA and North Korea over Pyongyang's missile tests. He said the American commitment to South Korea was "iron-c...

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US VP Mike Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

US VP Mike Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

The US trade deficit with South Korea in 2016 amounted to $27.6 billion. Pence is speaking in Tokyo to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Japan. Pence is now on a 10-day trip in Asia. Chief Cabinet Sec...

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Viewership of 'O'Reilly Factor' drops without Bill O'Reilly

The fact that none of these sources were willing to go on the record speaks to the delicate maneuvering underway. He issued one statement on the day the Times report was released, in which he sa...

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Narada FIIR: Bengal opposition hits the streets for arrest of Trinamool leaders

Narada FIIR: Bengal opposition hits the streets for arrest of Trinamool leaders

Also featuring in the list are state Ministers Subrata Mukherjee, Firhad Hakim, Suvendu Adhikari, city Mayor and Minister Sovan Chatterjee, legislator Iqbal Ahmed and former minister Madan Mitra. "We ...

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'Right time' for massive bomb: U.S. general

Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said no civilians were harmed in the massive blast that targeted a network of caves and tunnels that had been heavily mined. "Let me be clear - we will ...

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Mike Pence Says 'All Options Are On The Table' With North Korea

Pence told reporters near the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea that President Donald Trump is hopeful that China will use its "extraordinary levers" to pressure the North to aband...

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BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration

BC party leaders take election campaign to annual Sikh celebration

John Horgan says as premier he would introduce an annual $400 renter's rebate if the NDP wins the election on May 9. The credit would apply to each rental unit, so multiple renters sharing a singl...

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North Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

North Korea attempted to fire an unidentified ballistic missile towards the end of March; however, the missile exploded seconds after launch. Most of North Korea's missiles use liquid propellant, w...

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Thousands of evacuated Syrians stuck as transfer stalls

At least 39 people have been killed, according to Syrian state TV. Dozens of buses carrying thousands children, women and men from pro-government areas Foua and Kfraya, and from opposition towns Mad...

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Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies in Italy at age 117

I'm happy she didn't suffer but passed away that way, tranquilly", Bava said. She was believed to be the last-surviving person born in the 1800s after Susannah Mushatt Jones , 116, of New York City...

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West 'Forced' Russia to Veto UN Security Council's Syria Resolution - Moscow

The toxic gas attack on April 4 prompted the United States to launch missile strikes on a Syrian air base and widened a rift between the United States and Russian Federation. She told the council: "If...

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Palestinian stabs United Kingdom woman in Jerusalem amid Easter fetes

The Times of Israel said paramedics from Magen David Adom (MDA), Israel's national ambulance service, tried to save the injured woman and carried out cardio-pulmonary resuscitation on her before takin...

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