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More big deals for Boeing at Farnborough

Boeing and Standard Chartered Bank announced that the financial institution ordered 10 737-800s in a deal valued at $960 million. Asian carrie...

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Iran criticizes Saudi prince for joining opposition rally

The former Saudi spy master Prince Turki Al Faisal called for the overthrow of the Iranian regime yesterday as he addressed a gathering of oppos...

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Israel takes harsh action in wake of terror attacks

The stricter measures came hours after an Israeli man was killed and three family members wounded when a Palestinian gunman opened fire on the...

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Relatives of Slain Jewish Teenager Visit Sensitive Holy Site

Muslims regard the compound - today it houses the Al-Aqsa and the Dome of the Rock mosques - as the third-holiest site in Islam. Ariel also as...

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No, Pokemon GO isn't hacking your Google account

None of this is to say that numerous stories bubbling up amidst the Pokemon Go chaos aren't incredibly interesting. Niantic is yet to laun...

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Social Media pays tribute to the greatest humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi (RIP)

For over 60 years the Edhi Foundation , a charity he created with his wife, Bilquise, has run clinics and orphanages across Pakistan and manage...

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Typhoon Nepartak makes landfall in Chinese mainland

More than 16,000 people were evacuated from the worst hit areas, with power cut to about 500,000 homes. CWB forecasters said that Taiwan prope...

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Seven things to know about Theresa May, Britain's new prime minister

With the country convulsing from its decision to leave the European Union and the leaders of the Brexit campaign sidelined, May will have to res...

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Ryan formally requests Clinton be denied classified information

Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Wednesday she had accepted the recommendations of Comey and of her prosecutors that no charges be filed. ...

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Chris Evans Calls It Quits As Top Gear Host

Chris Evans has stepped down as host of the once-popular BBC vehicle series TOP GEAR following a season of poor ratings. "The team is beyond b...

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International Court dismisses China's territorial claims in strategically sensitive sea

China had boycotted the proceedings at the court, saying the body has no jurisdiction over the dispute, and insists it will not accept, recogniz...

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Italy Train Crash: At Least A Dozen Dead In Puglia

The local fire service showed an image of the wreckage strewn across a large area. The transport ministry said it was sending two investigator...

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Baton Rouge photo everyone is talking about

The warrant says Sterling did not obey the order and resisted arrest, at which point the officers "deployed their BRPD issued Tasers". The two...

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USA military lifts ban on transgender members of armed forces

He said only a person's qualifications should matter and there should be no unrelated barriers to service. A study by the RAND Corporation e...

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India's Modi calls Pakistan premier on Eid, wishes him well post-surgery

The premier landed in Lahore on a special PIA flight along with family members, cabinet members and official. On the occasion, the prime min...

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Kashmir unrest: Curfew continues as dead toll rises to 32

Violence erupted onto the streets of Kashmir a day after Indian troops killed Burhan Wani, the young leader of Kashmir's largest rebel group, Hi...

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Ghostbusters buzz could spark endless sequels and spin-offs

McCarthy told the Press Association: "Any time someone critiques something that has not yet been made, I find peculiar". "As enjoyable as t...

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Ruth Davidson to hit out at SNP calls for new independence referendum

The jokes earned her plaudits on social media, with users commenting there was not a "more likeable politician". She added: "Now I didn't say ...

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Heathrow Expansion Decision Delayed Again

But past attempts to expand the airport, 15 miles west of London in a densely populated area, have been scuppered by local opposition over worri...

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David Brown, Dallas police chief, to young black men: 'We're hiring'

It is the first time the tactic has been used by USA police. Brown said he stood by his decision but understood why questions have been rais...

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South China Sea ruling 'legally binding', says United States

Alternatively, Beijing could still go on the offensive; take more territory and become more aggressive in the South China Sea , to show that it...

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Egypt Offers To Oversee Negotiations Between Israel And The PA

Sameh Shoukry's visit, the first by an Egyptian foreign minister in nine years, was a sign of a closer engagement with Israel partly driven by s...

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Pokemon smartphone game leads to robbery arrests near St. Louis

Louis and St. Charles counties, CBS affiliate KMOV reported . "Using the geolocation feature", Sgt Stringer said, "the robbers were able to a...

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Cameron To Chair Final Cabinet Meeting

May was confirmed as the next Conservative leader on Monday after her only rival Andrea Leadsom dropped out of the race. The final meeting at ...

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Dallas Shooting: Photos Of Policemen Killed, Their Families & Loved Ones Left Behind

Zamarripa had joined the Dallas Police Department five years ago after serving three tours in Iraq with the Navy, his father told the Washingto...

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