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Suhr finishes first in Olympic Trials

This was several minutes after Felix's fourth-place result in the 200m at the U.S. Olympic Trials. "The emotion is, 'Don't screw it up, ' " ...

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3 arrested in 'credible threat' to harm officers

One of the suspects told police that he and three other people were plotting to get guns and ammunition to target police officers, authorities s...

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Worldwide court backs Philippines, rebukes China in South China Sea

The US called the decision an "important contribution to the shared goal of a peaceful resolution to disputes in the South China Sea", and urg...

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Merkel wants end of travel ban of German MPs to Turkish base

German lawmakers are considering whether the German soldiers working at the airbase in southeast Turkey should return home over the row - t...

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Robberies Surrounding Pokemon GO

And it's getting the attention of crooks. Police said during the other robberies the suspects did not find the victims using the Pokemon Go ...

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North Korea Threatens Retaliation Against US for Sanctions

It was the first time the US has imposed direct sanctions on the North's leader and the designation also marked the first-ever USA sanctions on ...

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Curfew continues in Kashmir Valley, death toll reaches 29

A curfew in the region first issued Saturday remains in place, S.J.M. Geelani, Kashmir Zone police chief, told CNN. Four protesters and a po...

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Islamic State lost quarter of its Iraq, Syria territory in 18 months

The caliphate has been fraying since past year. Last year, the group lost Tal Abyad, a key border post on the Syrian-Turkish border, as well a...

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Travellers warned to avoid South Sudan

On 24 June, heavy fighting broke out in the northwest town of Wau, forcing an estimated 19,700 people to flee to the nearby UN (UNMISS) base a...

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Windies drop Ramdin for India Test series

The 32-year-old Taylor however, indicated his availability for the shorter formats. He took 11 wickets in two Tests against England previous y...

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Beijing 'open to talks if Manila ignores ruling'

A LITTLE-known worldwide tribunal will step into a bitter dispute in early July over the South China Sea, handing down a ruling which risks fu...

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Mic'd-up David Cameron hums jaunty farewell ditty

The Home Secretary led tributes to Mr Cameron during today's Cabinet meeting, praising his handling of the terror threat facing Britain and sayi...

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Bangladesh slaps ban on Zakir Naik's Peace TV

On July 1, two of the seven young militants, who struck at an upscale cafe in Dhaka's diplomatic Gulshan enclave, were reportedly inspired by th...

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India supports South China Sea ruling, calls for 'peace' in disputed area

While the ruling can not reverse China's actions, it still constitutes a rebuke, carrying with it the force of the global community's opinion. ...

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Labour to rule if Corbyn on ballot by default

Councillor Tom Williams, a member of the Stroud Labour Party, confirmed the group voted fairly in favour of Jeremy Corbyn. To launch a fresh...

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Putin confirms visa-free system for Russia's World Cup

Both leaders spoke by telephone about the situations in Syria, Ukraine and Nagorno-Karabakh region. On Syria, Obama emphasized the US' long ti...

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President Obama to pay tribute to officers killed in Dallas ambush

Obama is due to deliver remarks at an interfaith memorial service and is expected to meet with victims' families and with local law enforcement ...

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Hillary Clinton's trousers are on fire

FBI Director James Comey is set to make his first appearance before Congress since announcing the agency's recommendation to not prosecute Hilla...

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The South China Sea

For decades China, which boycotted the tribunal questioning its legality, has been asserting that its emperors have discovered the islands hundr...

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Obama to address a divided nation at Dallas memorial service

But most did not clap whenever the president spoke about the Black Lives Matter protests or about the two African Americans shot and killed last...

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1 dead in northern Wisconsin due to storms

With the declaration, the Wisconsin National Guard and other state agencies will assist those affected by the flooding. One person was reporte...

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8 homes confirmed destroyed in Nederland fire

A helicopter prepares to drop water on a wildfire fire in Nederland, Colo., Sunday, July 10, 2016. The Boulder County Sheriff's Office said ...

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Eder fires Portugal to Euro glory

Even if Ronaldo were to recover from his knee injury , the fact that he is now due to begin 3 weeks holiday following his efforts with Portug...

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Gingrich: Trump is 'necessary candidate'

Mr. Clinton's new-generation image and empathic personality appealed across party lines, as did Mr. Obama's historic candidacy. But that may n...

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United States will send 560 troops to Iraq to help retake Mosul

Iraqi forces recently retook both cities. On Monday, visiting U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Washington will send 560 more troops to I...

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