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China announces $60B of U.S. goods for tariff retaliation

China announces $60B of U.S. goods for tariff retaliation

It has also slapped 25 percent tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports. USA trade representative Robert Lighthizer last week called trade tensions a "chronic problem" that would likely take ...

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Man arrested after boy thrown off 31-foot waterslide in Minnesota

Man arrested after boy thrown off 31-foot waterslide in Minnesota

According to court documents related to the incident, Warner suffered numerous fractures to both his feet, a broken femur in one leg and shattered bones in a shoulder. He has been charged with third-d...

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders refuses to say media not 'enemy of the people'

Sarah Huckabee Sanders refuses to say media not 'enemy of the people'

As the video above shows, he obliged. It suggests she knew that she was going to be asked about Trump's views on the media, she had talked about it with the president, and they decided not to back dow...

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Suspected Russian spy worked at U.S. embassy in Moscow for 10 years

Suspected Russian spy worked at U.S. embassy in Moscow for 10 years

The woman had been working at the USA embassy for over a decade before American investigators found that she was having unauthorized meetings with Russian security officials, the Guardian reported , ...

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BlackBerry Evolve and BlackBerry Evolve X unveiled officially

BlackBerry Evolve and BlackBerry Evolve X unveiled officially

The names of the new devices are the BlackBerry Evolve and the BlackBerry Evolve X . In addition to supporting Dolby Atmos-enabled movies and TV shows, Dolby Atmos on the BlackBerry Evolve X be...

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Article image South Sudan foes sign final power-sharing deal

Article image South Sudan foes sign final power-sharing deal

In his speech at the signing ceremony, the Kenyan President Kenyatta praised the efforts done by President Omer al-Bashir to achieve the Comprehensive Peace Agreement in 21005 and now to facilitate an...

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Accountant Testimony Suggests Gates, Manafort Wanted Doctored Docs

Accountant Testimony Suggests Gates, Manafort Wanted Doctored Docs

WASHINGTON-Special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors are walking the jury in the trial of Paul Manafort through records to back their claim that the former Trump campaign chairman deceived ...

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FILM: MISSION IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT - Action as we've never seen

FILM: MISSION IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT - Action as we've never seen

You will enjoy be able to enjoy it on Android and iOS for now. Mission: Impossible - Fallout achieves the second-best start in the franchise for its first day in France . The new features inclu...

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Facebook Dating feature to be added soon

Facebook Dating feature to be added soon

Two months ago, at its F8 developer conference , Facebook shared that it was developing a dating app . Facebook's offering will put it in competition with existing dating apps and services, rangin...

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California wildfires: Death toll to 7 as rapid spread continues

California wildfires: Death toll to 7 as rapid spread continues

Meanwhile, firefighters battling the deadly and destructive wildfires in the region faced worsening weather conditions. On Thursday, a special contingent of 100 firefighters from Australia and New...

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7.0 magnitude quake hits Indonesia

7.0 magnitude quake hits Indonesia

Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency issued a tsunami warning after the quake struck, saying small waves were possible. They said: "oh my god", "Bali". People could be heard ...

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Will you attend Trump's rally in DE next week?

Will you attend Trump's rally in DE next week?

President Donald Trump speaks during a rally, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Lewis Center, Ohio. "Why would there be a blue wave? We always have somebody who says 'I don't like Trump, I don't like our...

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AMBER Alert issued for child allegedly abducted from DC airport

AMBER Alert issued for child allegedly abducted from DC airport

JinJing Ma was found in the New York City borough of Queens on Friday after detectives launched an worldwide effort to locate the girl. The FBI have taken over the investigation. Ma was last seen ...

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Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state law

Israeli Druze rally against new nation-state law

The impact of the law on Israel's Druze minority is a particular focus of the rally. Yat Salamy, 53, a Druze teacher, said the law undermined Israel's character as a cosmopolitan country. But Prime ...

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Several die after plane crashes in Swiss forest

Several die after plane crashes in Swiss forest

Local media and aviation websites have reported that the plane, which seated 17 passengers along with two pilots and a flight attendant, was fully booked and that no one survived. Upon impact, the pla...

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Trump endorses Barletta, but keeps spotlight on himself and media

Trump endorses Barletta, but keeps spotlight on himself and media

But the voters may not be. "They only make up stories". "They were suffering that night, they were suffering", President Trump said of the election night pundits. He raved about the booming econom...

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Judge: Government must draw up plan to find parents separated from children

Judge: Government must draw up plan to find parents separated from children

That prompted the government to separate them from their children, due to a USA law and a 1997 court settlement, known as the Flores Consent Decree , that limits the detention of children to no more...

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Imran Khan likely to take oath as PM on Pak Independence Day

Imran Khan likely to take oath as PM on Pak Independence Day

But the main rival parties, which on Thursday repeated accusations that the July 25 vote was rigged by the powerful military, vowed to vote together with several smaller parties against Khan's electio...

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Girl pronounced dead after being thrown into Hillsborough River in Tampa

Girl pronounced dead after being thrown into Hillsborough River in Tampa

Horrified eyewitnesses said they saw Shakayla Denson, 26, hurl the girl, named as Je'Hyrah Daniels, to her death in Tampa's Hillsborough River Thursday. "Unfortunately at this point there are more ...

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United Nations to convene Yemen talks early next month in Geneva

United Nations to convene Yemen talks early next month in Geneva

Resolving the crisis over Hodeida would have to be part of a "comprehensive political settlement" between the rebels and the government , he said. A Saudi-led coalition allied with the government has...

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Britain’s Labour leader sees

Britain’s Labour leader sees "real problem" of anti-Semitism in party

The Labour leader acknowledged mistakes in the way the party had handled complaints and drawn up a code of conduct that failed to fully reproduce an internationally accepted definition of anti-Sem...

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Speech by Venezuela's Maduro cut off, soldiers seen running

Speech by Venezuela's Maduro cut off, soldiers seen running

Mr Rodriguez said the injured soldiers were being treated in hospitals while the president was meeting his ministers and military commanders. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maruro survived an appare...

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Jacinda Ardern Returns To Work Six Weeks After Giving Birth

Jacinda Ardern Returns To Work Six Weeks After Giving Birth

Ardern's stratospheric rise to become the country's youngest prime minister and third woman to hold the office resulted in New Zealanders coining the phrase "Jacinda-mania" and her personal approval r...

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Climber Trapped On Sub-Zero New Zealand Mountain Suffered Just ‘Slight Frostbite’

Climber Trapped On Sub-Zero New Zealand Mountain Suffered Just ‘Slight Frostbite’

A Wanaka Alpine Cliff Rescue team and paramedic were dropped by helicopter and are staying with the climber "who is good spirits". The rescue brought down a tent, change of clothes and some hot food...

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Trump ex-campaign chief Manafort's 'income doctored'

Trump ex-campaign chief Manafort's 'income doctored'

On Wednesday, prosecutors revealed in court that the former Trump campaign chairman, who's on trial for bank and tax fraud, spent almost $1 million from 2009 to 2014 on clothing at Alan Couture, a...

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Europe's heatwave: Records could be broken

Europe's heatwave: Records could be broken

A record heatwave has been registered across Europe , including countries in the north. Temperatures in London, for example, are expected to rise to 33 degrees on Friday. The blaze began on Saturday ...

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Prince Harry's former vehicle can be yours for a mere £71K

Prince Harry's former vehicle can be yours for a mere £71K

Meghan Markle , Duchess of Sussex , could go out wearing a bin liner with a fascinator on her head and she'd still look better than you or I. She quickly readjusted the dress and continued waving a...

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Rocks, bottles thrown at Portland police

Rocks, bottles thrown at Portland police

Patriot Prayer and the Proud Boys, right-wing groups linked to violence at a previous Portland rally, planned to march in the city's Tom McCall Waterfront Park in support of Patriot Prayer founder Jo...

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Danish women wear burkas in protest over ban

Danish women wear burkas in protest over ban

They said both women were charged with violating the peace and said one had also been charged with violating the full-face veil law. As of August 1, wearing full-body burqas and the niqab, a veil wo...

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Katumbi blocked from entering Congo

Katumbi blocked from entering Congo

The former governor of the mineral-rich southern province of Katanga had once been close to Kabila before the two had a falling-out. Katumbi, 53, has been living in self-imposed exile in Belgium sin...

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