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Leadsom withdraws from race for British PM, leaving May unopposed

She was delighted with the resulting headline in The Independent: "New "Iron Lady" orders Cameron to win back powers from Brussels; Incoming h...

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Chinese leaders reject S. China Sea arbitration award

This poses serious questions for worldwide law, because if The Hague's ruling is not enforced, China can simply negotiate with the Philippines...

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Baton Rouge police: Three arrested in plot to harm officers

The protests became heated Friday, July 9 when an unscheduled protest was held outside the Baton Rouge Police Headquarters. People gather to p...

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Pokemon Go Raises Security Concerns for Google Account Holders

Starting today, an update for the iOS version of the pocket monster phenomenon fixes a massive security oversight that gave Pokémon Go compl...

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Peshawar school attack mastermind killed in US drone strike

Umar Mansour alias Umar Naray had been killed along with his militant leader Qari Saifullah in United States drone strike in the province Nangar...

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Pokémon Go Download Available from Google Play and the App Store US

According to the research firm SimilarWeb , the game was downloaded in more than five percent of Android phones in the first two days of rele...

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Bernie Sanders finally backs Hillary Clinton to be U.S. president

Bernie Sanders has finally taken the plunge - Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton at a campaign stop he attended in New Hampshire alongside the D...

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Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Maharashtra

Most Muslims around the world this year will celebrate the Eid Al-Fitr festival on Wednesday July 6 , commemorating the end of Ramadan 2016. Sc...

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AG Lynch to testify on Clinton email investigation

Clinton right now", Napolitano said. Hillary's "Intent" was proven when she repeatedly lied to Congress, about how she was handling classified m...

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Cameron Chairs 'Emotional' Last Cabinet Meeting as UK PM

She is becoming prime minister earlier than anticipated because her opponent withdrew from the Conservative Party leadership contest, and some l...

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US Calls for Calm after Ruling against China's South China Sea Claims

The United States said it is still studying the tribunal's decision in the Philippines-China arbitration and made no comments yet on the merits ...

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Death toll in Baghdad blast soars to 250

The attack came near the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a time when United Nations envoy for Iraq Jan Kubis had hoped there would be...

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Britain's May wins PM race after pro-Brexit rival quits

Mr Fabricant, who had previously supported Michael Gove as leader said: "My reservation about Andrea Leadsom was that she didn't have the ...

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More than 200 dead in IS-claimed Baghdad blast

Iraq is regularly struck by suicide bombings that turn its markets and streets into scenes of horror, but Sunday's attack was unusually brutal e...

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Indians continue to dominate Tigers

Urias gave up six hits and five earned runs in 31/3 innings of the Dodgers' 7-5 win over the Orioles on Monday. Two of the cutters were close, b...

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Bernie Sanders finally endorsed Hillary Clinton

During an April 14, 2016, debate , Sanders again mocked Clinton on her relationship with Wall Street, saying: "Secretary Clinton called them ...

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Worldwide court rules against China in territorial dispute over South China Sea

While the dispute between China and the Philippines has caught headlines, the award also has implications for Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Taiwa...

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Raonic a big betting underdog in Wimbledon final

In the girls doubles final, Usue Maitane Arconada and Claire Liu of the United States defeated Mariam Bolkvadze of Georgia and Caty McNally of t...

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GOP Congressmen Call for Hillary Clinton Perjury Investigation

The FBI last week recommended against charging the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee over her email practices, and the Justice Departm...

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Egypt Foreign Minister Visits Israel

In a joint press conference with Prime Minister Netanyahu at Ben-Gurion Airport, Foreign Minister Shoukry spoke favorably of the two-state s...

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Police investigate two deaths in west Norfolk

Mickey Carroll is the former millionaire lottery victor who blew all his cash and has been jailed twice since his big win in 2002. Carroll, wh...

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At Dallas service for slain officers, Obama praises police for saving lives

I'm here to insist that we are not as divided as we seem. I know that because I know America. "At a time when our country is feeling so divide...

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US to base hundreds of troops outside Afghanistan

The top US commander in Afghanistan said Tuesday that "some hundreds" of USA forces - in addition to the 8,400 that President Barack Obama annou...

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Israeli group sues Facebook over Palestinian violence

Sami Abu Zuhri, a Hamas spokesman in Gaza, accused Israel of trying to turn it into a spy tool against Palestinians. "The real test for the ...

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Spieth: Olympic Withdrawal 'Hardest Decision I've Ever Made'

Spieth cited "health reasons" - he did not mention the Zika virus specifically - in choosing not to play in Rio . I got into golf to win. "It...

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