• US Special Forces Join Fight Against ISIS in Southern Philippines
US Special Forces Join Fight Against ISIS in Southern Philippines

It was among the heaviest fighting seen in mainly Muslim Marawi as the air force battered parts of the city with strikes to support ground troops. All military camps and government agencies will fly their flags at half-mast on Tuesday in honor of the troops killed in Marawi, said military spokesman Col.

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  • Orlando marks first anniversary of USA worst mass shooting
Orlando marks first anniversary of USA worst mass shooting

Jeannine Williams used to live within walking distance of Pulse and was a frequent visitor. "I'm not looking forward to that", Naulings said. "It left a solemn impact on our state that we will carry with us for the rest of our lives", Scott said on Friday, when announcing the new memorial day.

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  • Porn clip played at BSF meet in Punjab, probe ordered
Porn clip played at BSF meet in Punjab, probe ordered

The case is the second major embarrassment for the BSF after a jawan, Tej Bahadur Yadav, shared on social media a video showing poor quality of food served to the personnel in the force. He condemned the entire scenario and stated that no officer should have such objectionable content on an official computer. The IG said they had identified the off...

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  • Trump travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next
Trump travel ban dealt another blow, faces high court next

A second federal court has ruled against President Donald Trump's highly controversial travel ban . Lawyers for Hawaii told the Supreme Court Monday that letting the Trump administration enforce a ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries would "thrust the country back into the chaos and confusion" that resulted when the policy was ...

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  • Another Appeals Court Refuses To Reinstate Trump's Travel Ban
Another Appeals Court Refuses To Reinstate Trump's Travel Ban

Trump's executive order also temporarily puts a halt to America's refugee program and reduces the number of refugees to be admitted this year to 50,000, instead of the 110,000 planned by the Obama administration. Following a terrorist attack in London , Trump went on a Twitter rampage, saying the United States needed a " travel ban " for an "ext...

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  • Macron warns Putin over Syrian chemical weapons in 'frank' meeting
Macron warns Putin over Syrian chemical weapons in 'frank' meeting

Monday's meeting comes in the wake of the Group of Seven's summit over the weekend where relations with Russian Federation were part of the agenda, making Macron the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the talks. Putin hosted Le Pen at the Kremlin in March, wrongly betting that the nationalist would win France's May 7 presidential el...

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  • Scripps National Spelling Bee: Sixth-grader spells 'marocain' for the win
Scripps National Spelling Bee: Sixth-grader spells 'marocain' for the win

Ananya Vinay never looked all that impressed by any of the words she was given in the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. In 2015, 14-year-old Gokul Venkatachalam aced the spelling of the word "nunatak", which is a hill or mountain surrounded by glacial ice, while co-champion Vanya Shivashankar correctly spelled the word "scherenschni...

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  • Presidential spokesman says Israel destroys any chance of peace
Presidential spokesman says Israel destroys any chance of peace

After fifty years, the disastrous Pyrrhic repercussions of this military victory are intensifying as the occupation of the West Bank solidifies both on the ground and in the minds of many Israelis, Palestinians, and their leaders. unless we - the Israelis - will impose an apartheid over the Palestinians". "We are creating state institutions". Wha...

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" "Election 2017: "…one of the most spectacular backfires in modern political history…"

This sort of thing will be par for the course in a country like India in a situation of "hung" Parliament when the ruling party did not win outright, but seems unusual for Britain. According to the projections, the Conservative Party is in line to win 314 seats. This was likely to involve an arrangement in which the DUP would support a Con...

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  • DC, Maryland to sue Trump over foreign payments to his business
DC, Maryland to sue Trump over foreign payments to his business

The General Services Administration, the federal agency that oversees the three-year-old lease of the old Post Office building turned Trump hotel , has found that the Trump Organization is in "full compliance" with the lease. White House press secretary Sean Spicer noted that response at a White House press briefing Monday. The suit arg...

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  • Remembrance Services Mark Year Anniversary Of Pulse Massacre
Remembrance Services Mark Year Anniversary Of Pulse Massacre

Now Pulse is remembered with tragedy and has changed the club scene as we know it. Face's owner Myron Sidie sat down with ABC10's Anne Di Grazia to talk about those murdered. "Orlando has your back no matter what". But Pulse nightclub honored the victims of last year's attack with even more than that. Local television stations showed offi...

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  • UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order
UAE exempts Qataris married to Emiratis from expulsion order

Johnson will meet with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates later this week. Qatar's energy minister said on Sunday Doha remained committed to an oil output cut deal agreed by OPEC and non-OPEC producers last month.

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  • Sessions' offer to testify surprises, and concerns, intelligence panel
Sessions' offer to testify surprises, and concerns, intelligence panel

Conway also said Comey's testimony showed President Donald Trump was not under investigation. After Mr. Sessions recused himself, he still signed off on Mr. Scrutiny intensified in May, when Trump fired Comey, ostensibly on Sessions' recommendation and that of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Fellow Republicans , meanwhile, pressed ...

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  • May fighting to hang on after gamble fails
May fighting to hang on after gamble fails

Political deadlock in London could derail negotiations with the other 27 European Union countries ahead of Britain's exit from the bloc, due in March 2019, before they even begin in earnest. The Guardian, which backed Labour, said May and the Conservatives had gone from "hubris to humiliation" during the election campaign. "She's safe for...

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  • British PM May's future in doubt after shock United Kingdom election result
British PM May's future in doubt after shock United Kingdom election result

He said: "I am backing Theresa May ". Betting that the result would be in the affirmative, Cameron had to resign when voters narrowly opted to leave the union. Former Conservative minister Anna Soubry added that the premier "is in a very hard place... she now has to obviously consider her position". Page said Corbyn, a lifelong left-wing activis...

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  • Hung parliament alliance between Labour and the SNP is branded 'nonsense'
Hung parliament alliance between Labour and the SNP is branded 'nonsense'

The ex-Labour leader has reunited with chancellor Alistair Darling, with both men penning letters to nearly 100,000 Scots in seats where the party believes it has a chance of ousting the SNP on June 8. However, Mr Darling dismissed the idea. She faced questions on the SNP government's ten year record on education and health. "I was inundated ye...

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  • UK can't expect Britons to replace EU workers after Brexit - CBI
UK can't expect Britons to replace EU workers after Brexit - CBI

Instead, the election obliterated her political authority and the party is trying to secure the support of the 10 Democratic Unionist Party lawmakers to assure passage of May's program. The words "strong and stable" will haunt the rest of the Prime Minister's political career, if she manages to survive what is the most turbulent time in Bri...

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  • Theresa May welcomes Arlene Foster to Downing Street
Theresa May welcomes Arlene Foster to Downing Street

British Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking a deal with a small Northern Irish party that she needs to stay in power days before Brexit talks are due to start. The uncertainty about the speech laying out the government's legislative program comes as May conducts talks with the Democratic Unionist Party , which is certain to expect concessio...

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  • Meet Raja Chari, the second Indian-American selected for NASA space mission
Meet Raja Chari, the second Indian-American selected for NASA space mission

Mr Pence, who met the new astronauts in Houston, said: "Under the leadership of President Donald Trump the United States will usher in a new era of space exploration that will benefit every facet of our national life". Pence said he plans to chair the council, which will advise the president on space policy. As CBS reported, the new class inclu...

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  • British PM Theresa May seeks to rally party lawmakers behind her leadership
British PM Theresa May seeks to rally party lawmakers behind her leadership

British Prime Minister Theresa May is making appointments to her Cabinet as she tries to shore up authority undermined by a poor election result. Theresa May told the influential 1922 Committee: "I'm the person who got us into this mess, and I'm the one who will get us out of it".

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