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North Korea executes top education official

The MoU said the development had been confirmed through several channels, but declined to give further details. Is ruthless Kim Jong-un gett...

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China, US formally enter landmark climate deal

Before the U.S. and Chinese move, 24 nations accounting for just over one per cent of global emissions had ratified the agreement. While tensi...

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Death, Now Possible North Korean Abduction

Efforts in years past from family members, as well as the Chinese and USA governments, have been largely inconclusive. Back in August of 2004,...

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'Yes, I was dead!' Mugabe mocks rumours of demise

The 92-year-old president of Zimbabwe arrived home on Saturday after a trip overseas prompted reports he was seeking urgent medical care. Flig...

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Finally Hillary Clinton email row: Federal Bureau of Investigation releases inquiry files

Democratic presidential candidate and former secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that President Barack Obama called her when n...

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Clinton offers plan to prevent 'excessive' drug price hikes

Clinton's plan carefully delineated to target price hikes that are excessive on treatments that have been long standing which have not had maj...

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National burkini ban would be 'unconstitutional' - French interior minister

He spoke after a day-long conference with Muslim leaders, professionals and some lawmakers to try to mount a project meant to bind Muslims to th...

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Apple CEO says European Union tax ruling 'total political crap': Irish Independent

Now a junior minister in government, he said that while Apple should have paid more tax, it's arrangements weren't illegal. Mr Cook played dow...

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Racism row over South Africa school's hair policy

This comes after pupils at Pretoria Girls High School made claims of racism against some of the teachers at the school. The new rules have bee...

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Vladimir Putin says I have no idea who hacked US Democratic Party

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the euro area could someday shrink in size if its stronger members sought to close ranks. "The important...

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Diplomats disagree over Syria chemical sanctions

The report by the non-governmental Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons blamed the Islamic State for one incident of chemical us...

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Trump pledges hardline immigration measures

Aside from building the wall that incorporated the latest technology, he would deport illegal immigrants without engaging them in legal procee...

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Pakistan helicopter search planned for 2 missing US climbers

Snowy and cloudy conditions were hindering rescue efforts, which began on Sunday, he said. "Their initial plan included five days for the clim...

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Back us so we can block Clinton agenda, say some Republicans

However, in the right-leaning Rasmussen polls , Clinton for the first time is seen trailing Trump, albeit by just one percentage point. This ...

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Longtime aide Huma Abedin like 'second daughter' to Clinton

Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from NY. "I know An...

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India Post to launch commemorative stamp on Mother Teresa

She was traveling from the city then called Calcutta to Darjeeling in 1946 when she made a decision to start the Missionaries of Charity order...

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Brazil's Rousseff lodges impeachment appeal: lawyer

Rousseff's successor, Michel Temer , who headed the interim government in the past several weeks, introduced a policy agenda that emphasized st...

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Lawyers For Ken Paxton Will Try To Get Federal Charges Dismissed

Two thirds of suicides in the US are committed with firearms. "Hope to have the issue resolved soon", he said in an email. The SEC case stem...

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UN Syria envoy to propose a new 'initiative'

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 17 people had been killed in the air strikes overnight. Referring to the recent mass eva...

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Burkini ban in Nice overturned by French court

After facing flak from across the world, the ban was suspended by the highest administrative court in France. After the court's judgement, h...

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Kerry pays whirlwind visit to Bangladesh

He came up with his country's desire during a meeting with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office. According to diplomatic sources, the is...

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French Restaurant Owner Tells Women Wearing Hijabs To 'Get Out'

In either situation, "people in positions of power say, 'We're putting these rules in place for the woman's good, '" as Deirdre Clemente, a hist...

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Heavy Police Presence in Copenhagen After Shooting

Copenhagen residents used crowbars, power tools, and a bulldozer to demolish an infamous open-air drug market known as "Pusher Street" on Frida...

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Florida state offices closed as storm nears

A tropical storm warning covers other parts of Florida and SC. Hermine's maximum sustained winds remain near 60 miles per hour (95 kph). A...

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Zika remains global emergency, virus still spreading

Researchers, however, are still unsure which species of mosquitoes spread the virus, and how the virus acts on its victims after being infected....

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