• US emphasizes shared concerns over North Korea after China meeting
US emphasizes shared concerns over North Korea after China meeting

One day after President Trump appeared to give up on China as an effective mediator in the West's long-running disputes with North Korea , two of the president's most senior cabinet officials signaled that the administration has not altogether abandoned the use of China as an intermediary.

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  • Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russian Federation at Confederations Cup
Ronaldo strikes as Portugal down Russian Federation at Confederations Cup

Russian Federation have only ever qualified for three World Cups, given a free pass into 2018 since they're the host nation, whilst reaching the semi-finals of Euro 2008 represents the only time they've progressed beyond the group stage of a major worldwide tournament.

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  • After Trump tweet, China says it works non-stop on N Korea
After Trump tweet, China says it works non-stop on N Korea

Despite worldwide sanctions and threats of military action by President Donald Trump , North Korea has not backed off from its intention to launch a sixth nuclear weapons test. Like past presidents, Trump is finding the USA has limited scope for punishing North Korea, particularly over the arrest of US citizens. "At least I know China tried! ...

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  • TODAY'S THE DAY: President Trump visits eastern Iowa, rally set
TODAY'S THE DAY: President Trump visits eastern Iowa, rally set

Still, Trump says he likes Chinese President Xi Jinping. "All the Fake News, all the money spent = 0", Trump tweeted in one of a half-dozen tweets about Tuesday night's contests, which also included a less-hyped race for a SC congressional seat.

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  • President Macron to Reshuffle French Gov't After Parliament Win
President Macron to Reshuffle French Gov't After Parliament Win

The real victory will be in five years time when things will have really changed". One of the tasks ahead is to "avoid a mess" in the La Republique en Marche , which is an assembly of people with different political views who are disillusioned with traditional parties on the left and right, as well as of people with no political experience at all....

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  • Trump Cuba policy to target Americans' travel, entity that runs tourism
Trump Cuba policy to target Americans' travel, entity that runs tourism

While tourism to Cuba is banned by USA law, the Obama administration had been allowing people to travel to Cuba as part of "people to people" educational trips for visitors, a classification that a White House official said was "ripe for abuse" by those looking for beach vacations.

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  • Communication with Grenfell Tower victims must be improved, says Kensington MP
Communication with Grenfell Tower victims must be improved, says Kensington MP

Firefighter Rob Petty posted the photographs of the "Hello" singer on Facebook. He captioned the picture with, "Not everyday the wonderfully grounded and caring Adele pops into Chelsea Firestation for a cup of tea and a cuddle. The newly-elected MP, Emma Dent Coad, said there is " total chaos " in the borough following the fire which left 79 p...

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  • Australia to resume airstrikes against IS targets soon
Australia to resume airstrikes against IS targets soon

Australia said on Thursday it would resume air strikes into Syria, ending a two-day suspension implemented after the downing of a Syrian military aircraft triggered a Russian threat against Washington-led coalition planes. But Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said the "Islamic Republic will respond more decisively to any future terrorist attack on ...

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  • Diplomat: North Korea Open To Halting Nuclear And Ballistic Missile Tests
Diplomat: North Korea Open To Halting Nuclear And Ballistic Missile Tests

The incident has further troubled the negotiations between the USA and North Korea and brought into focus 3 other Americans who remain detained in the hermit kingdom, still living miserable lives. Trump appeared to acknowledge as much in a tweet Wednesday, a day after the death of USA student Otto Warmbier , 22. Tillerson said "efforts conti...

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  • Farmers protest against land acquisition by Defence; several cops hurt
Farmers protest against land acquisition by Defence; several cops hurt

Reports said the famrers were protesting against a wall being built around an old aerodrome in the region by the Navy to which the land belongs. The clashes come in the wake of farmers claiming that the Ministry of Defence was acquiring their land.

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  • UK PM May's party confident of sensible deal with NIrish DUP-minister
UK PM May's party confident of sensible deal with NIrish DUP-minister

He hailed that the the first session was "important", "open", and "useful indeed to start off on the right foot as the clock is ticking", Xinhua news reported. Labour's rise is seen to be backed by voters who voted to remain in the bloc, which some feel will drive Prime Minister Theresa May to seek a softer Brexit instead of a complete withdraw...

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  • Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria
Australia to resume airstrikes against IS in Syria

This is the same location where another pro-regime UAV dropped munitions near Coalition forces before it was shot down on June 8. US Air Forces Central Command, which oversees air operations in the region, did not respond to a request for comment on Tuesday's incident.

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  • USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates
USA forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

A US F-15E fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone near At Tanf, Syria , on Monday, two U.S. officials told CNN , the third downing of a pro-regime aircraft this month. The drone shot down on June 20 was "just outside" the deconfliction zone, according to US officials who spoke to CNN . It was a sharp escalation in an area that is ...

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  • Royal Family Attends Royal Ascot
Royal Family Attends Royal Ascot

The couple tend to avoid PDAs in public, since they're often working when they attend events, but the soaring temperatures during the United Kingdom heatwave and general good spirits must have left them feeling loved-up. Well, if it ain't broke... The Daily Mail showed exclusive pictures of Sophie, 52, nearly tumbling onto the Duchess of Cambr...

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  • Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices
Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

Louis Post-Dispatch have now confirmed that the Golden Knights will officially select David Perron from the St. Louis Blues in the expansion draft. "I'm really pleased with what's available", McPhee told reporters in Las Vegas on Sunday.

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  • Theresa May apologizes for response to Grenfell Tower fire
Theresa May apologizes for response to Grenfell Tower fire

It is thought that others who survived the blaze may be reluctant to provide information about the identities of victims because they fear being detained over their immigration status. "I'm afraid to go to sleep because if I sleep and something happens, I might not know about it". Meanwhile, Sheffield city council announced that it would have a s...

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  • China 'has not worked out' on North Korea
China 'has not worked out' on North Korea

U.S. Sen. John McCain , R-Ariz., said in a statement the Kim Jong Un regime "murdered" Warmbier, and that the United States should "not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers". Doctors said he had extensive loss of brain tissue - a result, his family said in a statement, of the "awful torturous mistreatment" he received while im...

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  • MEMA Tropical Storm Cindy Update
MEMA Tropical Storm Cindy Update

Tropical Storm Cindy is expected to make landfall along the Texas-Louisiana border early Thursday morning, less than 48 hours after forming. According to the National Weather Service (NWS) in New Orleans, the MS coast will be drenched with up to 6 inches of rain on Wednesday.

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  • Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder
Ex-Texas nurse accused of killing dozens charged with murder

Jones was first indicted in 1984 for killing a child, and was labeled as "angel of death". While Jones was employed at a San Antonio hospital and hospitals around Texas, numerous children reportedly died of unexplained seizures and other unforeseen complications.

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  • Bill Cosby judge to rule on whether to release juror names
Bill Cosby judge to rule on whether to release juror names

Numerous media outlets, including Calkins Media, filed requests to have the jurors' names released at the conclusion of the trial. The juror said that accusations by dozens of other women against Cosby were not factored into the deliberations at all, and when someone tried to discuss anything outside the boundaries of the trial testimony and ev...

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