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Withdraw troops or 'be kicked out', Chinese media warns India

Withdraw troops or 'be kicked out', Chinese media warns India

The "atmosphere is not right" for a bilateral meeting between Xi and Modi, a Chinese Foreign Ministry official said, speaking on condition of anonymity. A harshly written editorial in Global Times ...

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China's president in Russian Federation for talks on boosting ties

China's president in Russian Federation for talks on boosting ties

Another Sino-US expert, Professor Shen Dingli of Fudan University, said that this "good cop, bad cop routine" was part of Mr Trump's negotiating tactics to get China to do more to rein in North Kor...

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HTC reportedly working on a new mid-range smartphone featuring Edge Sense

HTC reportedly working on a new mid-range smartphone featuring Edge Sense

However, the features of the new smartphone from HTC related to the camera of the device have been clearly stated in the leaked image. However, the RAM and the internal storage of the device are yet t...

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Merkel to meet Trump on evening before G20

Merkel to meet Trump on evening before G20

He will also meet, for the first time, with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the summit, the White House announced last week. Germany's chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday said...

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Poland promises adoring crowds for Trump

Poland promises adoring crowds for Trump

The Three Seas initiative aims to boost cooperation among countries between the Black, Baltic and Adriatic Seas. The party's leader and Poland's most important politician, Jarosław Kaczyński, describe...

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Auto catches on fire after improper disposal of fireworks

Auto catches on fire after improper disposal of fireworks

KCFD says the fire was initially discovered by firefighters in the area who saw the smoke. Firefighters said a small fire started on the balcony but did not spread inside. The two most serious injurie...

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Salary Data Show Gender Pay Gap in Trump White House

Salary Data Show Gender Pay Gap in Trump White House

Men in the White House earn almost $104,000 on average, according to CNN , while women receive an average salary of about $83,000. Last week the White House released its annual report to Congres...

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No dispute with Bhutan in Doklam: China

No dispute with Bhutan in Doklam: China

With the face-off showing no signs of easing, India and China have reinforced troops in the region. Asked about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments that not a bullet has been fired at the India-...

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Enough is enough, says UAE as time is up for Qatar

The coalition later gave Qatar 10 days to meet its list of 13 demands including reducing diplomatic ties to Iran and cutting ties with terrorist organizations with a deadline of July 3. To tighten t...

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Juncker: 'The European Parliament is ridiculous. Very ridiculous'

Juncker: 'The European Parliament is ridiculous. Very ridiculous'

EU Parliament President Antonio Tajani chided Juncker and asked for "a more respectful attitude". "It's not the commission that controls the Parliament, but the Parliament that controls the commissi...

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Imtiaz Ali: Hope, I've justified the huge talent SRK is

Imtiaz Ali: Hope, I've justified the huge talent SRK is

In a reply to this, Imtiaz said, "I have seen loads of success in clubs". I've said this before as well, we respect the CBFC a lot, they are doing their job, we are doing ours. So our team thought tha...

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Tropical depression or storm could form soon in Atlantic

Tropical depression or storm could form soon in Atlantic

If the system develops into a storm, it would be named Don, making it the fourth named storm of the season which started June 1. The system is expected to move westward where conditions are favorabl...

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Hot Dog Eating Contestants Step Up to the Scale

Hot Dog Eating Contestants Step Up to the Scale

Loyal fans donned hot dog hats as they waited to see who could stomach the pressure and who would falter. Now that Chestnut reclaimed the crown in 2016 he is ready to make it back-to-back wins onc...

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Nigeria mourns Maitama Sule, its leading statesman who died in Cairo

Nigeria mourns Maitama Sule, its leading statesman who died in Cairo

He said the clarity of his voice and vision contributed significantly to the high esteem and respect Nigeria earned at the UN. Yari, in a statement by Abulrazque B. Maitama-Sule was a Federal Commi...

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Vehicle crashed into group of pedestrians in Boston

Vehicle crashed into group of pedestrians in Boston

The crash took place near Porter Street and Tomahawk Drive in East Boston , where taxi drivers wait to be dispatched to pick up passengers from the airport. Emergency personnel transported those who ...

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Earnings Performance Check on General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

Earnings Performance Check on General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

Standard Motor Products, Inc.is an independent maker and distributor of replacement parts for motor vehicles in the automotive aftermarket industry with a complementary focus on heavy duty, industrial...

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Over 1000 cinema theatres go on strike against nation's biggest tax reform

Over 1000 cinema theatres go on strike against nation's biggest tax reform

It subsumed entertainment tax as well, so the Tamil Nadu government rechristened it as corporation tax. After a meeting with finance minister D.Jayakumar, Abirami Ramanathan, president of Tamil Nadu T...

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Maryland AG: 'Election Integrity' Commission's Request Is 'Repugnant'

Disclosure of sensitive information would make voter participation less likely rather than more likely, he said. Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill and Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted...

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Total to sign $4.8B gas deal with Iran

Total to sign $4.8B gas deal with Iran

Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh attended the deal signing ceremony. "As soon as gas extraction from South Pars Phase 11 begins, the output will be transferred via pipeline to onshore refineries ...

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Ex-Chelsea captain John Terry joins Aston Villa on one-year contract

The 36-year-old Terry made more than 700 appearances for Chelsea - majority as captain. "We made him a good offer but it was always hard", Redknapp said on Sky Sports News HQ on Monday. "We've...

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Trumps Spend $5 Million Less Than Obamas on White House Salaries

Trumps Spend $5 Million Less Than Obamas on White House Salaries

The US Labor Department reports that women in the US on average earned about 82 cents for every dollar a man made in 2016. Two of Trump's key advisors, Gary Cohn and Christopher Liddell, are paid ...

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Body of missing teenage girl in Dallas Amber Alert found

Body of missing teenage girl in Dallas Amber Alert found

Lancaster police say 24-year-old Devontae Owens, who was named earlier in the week as one of four persons of interest, was apprehended by police and FBI Saturday. Two other people, Laporshya Polley ...

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Macron Returns to Mali for Security Summit

France is to offer "advice, material and combat", Macron said. French President Emmanuel Macron was due in Mali on Sunday to reaffirm Western backing for a regional anti-jihadist force, as Paris ste...

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Trump says media attacks to protect his agenda

Trump says media attacks to protect his agenda

Trump topples it to the ground. You can watch the video above. Trump also went after CNN repeatedly on Saturday, repeating his fake news canard, adding that the network produced "garbage journal...

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Arkansas: 28 Injured In Little Rock Nightclub Shooting

Arkansas: 28 Injured In Little Rock Nightclub Shooting

At least 28 people were injured following a shooting at a Little Rock , Arkansas nightclub during a concert Friday night. Hampton and another man were arrested in Alabama by members of th...

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Rockets sign Chinese star Zhou Qi to multi-year contract

Spears of The Undefeated . After thinking he was locked up for an extra $4 million and another year, Nene was understandably upset when things broke down. He provided good minutes at center, serving...

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Chris Christie spends weekend in state park after ordering New Jersey shutdown

Chris Christie spends weekend in state park after ordering New Jersey shutdown

In a news conference Friday afternoon, Christie, who has six months left in office, tried to shift the blame to the Legislature. At issue is a push by the governor to force the non-profit insurer Ho...

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Delco man charged with road rage-inspired fatal shooting in Chesco

Delco man charged with road rage-inspired fatal shooting in Chesco

Hogan said that because Desper was charged with a capital offense, no bail would be set. The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday where Route 100 and Route 202 merge in West Goshen Twp., Chest...

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Rand Paul to GOP: Pass a 'Clean Repeal Like We Promised'

Rand Paul to GOP: Pass a 'Clean Repeal Like We Promised'

Republicans returned to their home districts late last week, bracing for a flood of phone calls, emails and television advertising from both conservative and liberal groups aimed at pressuring senator...

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Trump resumes attacks on 'Morning Joe' hosts

Trump resumes attacks on 'Morning Joe' hosts

Trump was supposedly referring to a recent scandal involving CNN , when the media outlet took down an article on June 24 that suggested the US Senate Intelligence Committee was looking into the me...

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Xi draws 'red line' as protesters march

Xi draws 'red line' as protesters march

Visiting President Xi Jinping warned that Hong Kong should give up any bid to "challenge the central government", however, and crack down on moves towards " Hong Kong independence". " Hong Kong ...

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Forecasters say severe weather possible as storms move across state

Forecasters say severe weather possible as storms move across state

Storms are expected to dissipate as they move south into the I-20 corridor of Texas/Louisiana overnight and not carry a severe weather threat to these areas. At the same time, the weather service has ...

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Man in Champaign, Illinois, Arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation for Kidnapping Chinese Student

Man in Champaign, Illinois, Arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation for Kidnapping Chinese Student

Lawyer information for Christensen was not immediately available. A suspect has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of Yingying Zhang , who went missing two weeks ago. Christensen's fir...

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Charges dropped against youths accused in Gatlinburg wildfires

Charges dropped against youths accused in Gatlinburg wildfires

Without those winds, Dunn said, "it is highly unlikely and improbable that the Chimney Tops 2 fire would have left the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and reached Gatlinburg". The juveniles are fr...

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Goods and Services Tax

Goods and Services Tax

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi pressed a button to usher in the GST , which works as a tax on consumption, subsumes central levies, including excise duty and service ta...

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European Ceremony Honours Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl

European Ceremony Honours Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl

The ceremony, starting at 11.00 CET (14:00 Yerevan Time) on Saturday, will be attended by the presidents of European Union institutions, former and current heads of state and government and other dign...

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No Washout, But Holiday Weekend T-Showers In The Forecast

No Washout, But Holiday Weekend T-Showers In The Forecast

Sunday night will be partly cloudy with a low around 70 degrees. The chance for severe thunderstorms will be higher on Saturday as a strong cold front moves into the region. Wednesday: Sunny, de...

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Deposed Saudi crown prince confined to palace

Deposed Saudi crown prince confined to palace

Reports say that the personal guards of the former crown prince, who was also the head of the powerful internal security services, have been replaced with the guards loyal to new heir bin Salman. -Sau...

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Ukraine military spy killed in suspected auto bomb blast

Police said an explosive device in the vehicle blew up at 0516 GMT while the auto was moving, killing the driver and wounding a passer-by, Reuters added. No motive has been suggested but analysts sa...

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Aircraft diverted to Long Beach, Ontario after crash near John Wayne Airport

Aircraft diverted to Long Beach, Ontario after crash near John Wayne Airport

The two people on board, a man, and woman in their 50's and 60's were hospitalized. "We take them as needed", she said. The Cessna clipped the back of truck as it came down, but the vehicle only s...

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Germany's Lower House Voted 'Yes' To Same-Sex Marriage

Germany's Lower House Voted 'Yes' To Same-Sex Marriage

In fact, it is nearly certain that the law will secure for her party, the CDU, as well as that of her coalition partner, the SDP, support for September's upcoming elections. "It is really an awesome v...

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Texas Supreme Court: Married Gays Have No 'Inherent Right' To Government Benefits

Texas Supreme Court: Married Gays Have No 'Inherent Right' To Government Benefits

The Texas Supreme Court has ordered a trial to reconsider a case regarding benefits to public employees in a same-sex marriage. And in his ruling, Justice Jeffery Boyd determined , according to Th...

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Shooting leaves 2 San Antonio police officers, gunman critically wounded

Shooting leaves 2 San Antonio police officers, gunman critically wounded

The other person police were trying to stop was detained immediately, McManus said. He said that as soon as the officers got out of their vehicle, a suspect began firing at the two officers. At this p...

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'Despicable Me 3' with Steve Carell overloaded but lots of fun

'Despicable Me 3' with Steve Carell overloaded but lots of fun

Together they hatch a plan to steal the world's largest diamond from another super-villain, the '80s-themed Balthazar Bratt, thus fulfilling both Dru's lust for stealing stuff and Gru's moral ye...

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Cheapest gas prices in 10 years welcome holiday weekend travelers

Cheapest gas prices in 10 years welcome holiday weekend travelers

GasBuddy estimated that gasoline prices south of the border are at 12-year gulches, with gas averaging $2.21 USA per gallon, nearly a dollar lower than the 10-year average. Despite the historically l...

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Powerball officially stops selling tickets in IL due to lack of funding

Powerball officially stops selling tickets in IL due to lack of funding

Now the lawmakers will try to hammer out a budget or a deal with the state lottery during a special session so appropriations to pay the lottery agency can be made, according to WGN-TV. IL now faces $...

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Backed immigration bills approved by House

Backed immigration bills approved by House

Kate's Law would increase the maximum penalties for criminal aliens who reenter the United States illegally. The other legislative initiative, approved 257-167, would impose harsher penalties on ...

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One killed, six injured at NY hospital by former employee

One killed, six injured at NY hospital by former employee

Police had been going from floor to floor inside the hospital looking for the suspect. Shots rang out on the 16th floor of Bronx Lebanon Hospital in Morris Heights about 2:45 p.m. A hospital staffer...

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Germany Warns Erdogan Bodyguards not to Attend G20

Germany Warns Erdogan Bodyguards not to Attend G20

Despite disagreements between Berlin and Ankara over public appearances by Turkish politicians in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman underlined on Friday the importance of Erdogan's partici...

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Baby found dead in mom's arms inside charred high-rise

Baby found dead in mom's arms inside charred high-rise

It said the cladding would be replaced with a suitable material, prior to it being occupied. The cabinet meeting comes a day after an inquest heard a six-month old baby died in the arms of her mothe...

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