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ISIS Claims Attack on Nice

Bouhlel's estranged wife remains in police custody. Authorities had not previously identified him as a possible security threat. Bouhlel's fat...

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At least two police officers shot in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The victims may include police officers and sheriff's deputies. Police said one suspect "is down", and the "scene is contained", meaning that ...

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GOP draft platform will include Trump's proposed border wall

At the heart of the effort was a group of delegates working with American Unity Fund, a pro-LGBT Republican advocacy group funded by billionaire...

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US Congress releases previously classified part of 9/11 inquiry report

The most well-known investigation was by the 9/11 Commission, which in 2004 stated that it found "no evidence that the Saudi government as an in...

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Reports of police shooting in Louisiana

Three police officers are feared dead after a shooting in Baton Rouge. "It's just been on thing after another". The attacks come one week aft...

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Egyptian minister in a rare visit to Israel for peace talks

Al-Hayat al-Jadida also reported him as speaking of "Egypt's longstanding sense of responsibility towards peace for itself and all the peoples o...

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Turkey rounds up 52 military, seeks to detain 53 judges

Turkey , a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member with the second biggest military in the Western alliance, is one of the most important alli...

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Failed coup will strengthen Erdogan

Operations at the base were stopped Saturday after the Turkish government closed its airspace to military aircraft and commercial power to the f...

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Politics flare up as Clinton FBI email probe ends

Later on in the hearing, Comey was asked why former CIA Director General David Petraeus was prosecuted for his compromising of classified inform...

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Pokémon GO users asked to stop playing at Holocaust Museum

As the players of " Pokemon Go " have to look for the characters of the game on the outside world, some places become instantly a PokeStop. Both...

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Top US envoy Kerry calls new British colleague Johnson

Mr Johnson, who led the campaign to get the United Kingdom out of the European Union , was made foreign secretary by new PM Theresa May. " ...

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US says South China Sea ruling presents choice for Asia

The People's Daily editorial comes as Beijing ramps up efforts to assert its stance ahead of a ruling by an worldwide tribunal in a case filed...

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How a Tunisian Immigrant Staged the Simple, Deadly Attack in Nice

A reproduction of the picture on the residence permit of Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel. Speaking to journalists at the Elysee Palace in Paris , C...

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David Cameron leaves Downing Street for last time as UK PM

Surrounded by his family, he thanked his three children and his wife Samantha, who he described as the "love of my life", who has "kept me vague...

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North Korea Fires Submarine-Launched Missile: South Korea

The launch came a day after Seoul and Washington's announcement to deploy THAAD, a high-tech United States air defence system, in South Kor...

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India stops Kashmir newspapers from printing amid unrest

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said in June 2014, a month after assuming office, "Our democracy will not sustain if we can't guarantee freedom...

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Syrian troops besiege rebel-held parts of Aleppo

Smoke rises after airstrikes on Aleppo's Castello road, Syria June 2, 2016. " Aleppo is under full ground siege after the regime took som...

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Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership challenged by second candidate Owen Smith

On Tuesday, after a six-hour meeting during which the NEC heard three contradictory pieces of legal advice over Corbyn's inclusion on the ballot...

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Two new arrests linked to Nice lorry massacre

Hundreds were injured in the Thursday night attack, and about 85 people remained hospitalized Sunday, Health Minister Marisol Touraine said on...

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Canada Post Strike continues to loom

Canada Post wants to change the pension plan for newly hired workers to a defined contribution plan, different from the current one defined ben...

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IS claims responsibility for Nice massacre

Many family members have been frustrated by a lack of information about their missing loved ones. France on Saturday began three days of mourn...

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French can't ID 16 dead, 1 wounded in Nice

The Paris prosecutor's office said Saturday that five people are in custody following the attack. French Health Minister Marisol Touraine told...

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Quake tremors felt in Punjab's Amritsar

So far there are no reports of any property damage or loss to life. Tremors were felt in parts of Surat district and in Bhavnagar, Amreli, Pal...

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France calls on 'patriots' to join reserve police force

Also today, the SITE Intelligence Group, which monitors extremist communications, said that the IS had featured its claim of responsibility in a...

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Officials Cite Potential For Violence At GOP Convention

U.S. FBI Director James Comey (R) and U.S. Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson testify before the House Homeland Security Committee on Capit...

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