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Japan hits record 106 degrees in lingering heat wave

Japan hits record 106 degrees in lingering heat wave

Tajimi, Gifu Prefecture, in central Japan , also baked under 40.7 degree heat by 1:40 p.m. "People in areas where temperatures are as high as 35 degrees or higher should be extremely careful" to av...

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Government forces close on last rebel group in southwestern Syria

Government forces close on last rebel group in southwestern Syria

He has repeatedly lauded Trump's hawkish rhetoric towards Tehran. In his remarks Netanyahu also praised "the strong position expressed yesterday by President Trump and Secretary of State Pompeo ag...

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Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials’ clearance

Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials’ clearance

Sanders is referring to former FBI Director James Comey , former DNI Director James Clapper , former NSA and CIA Director Michael Harden, former White House National Security Advisor Susan Ric...

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Iranian general: Trump's threats are 'psychological warfare'

Iranian general: Trump's threats are 'psychological warfare'

We are no longer a country that will stand for your demented words of violence and death. "Be cautious." The tweet came hours after President Rouhani gave a speech during which he warned the USA a...

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Michael Cohen Taped Donald Trump Discussing Payments To Playmate

Michael Cohen Taped Donald Trump Discussing Payments To Playmate

US President Donald Trump is asserting that his former personal lawyer's taping of their private phone conversations is " inconceivable " and "perhaps illegal". "And any attempt to spin can not chan...

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Los Angeles police outside Trader Joe's amid reports of shooting

Los Angeles police outside Trader Joe's amid reports of shooting

Johnston and about 15 customers and co-workers ran out a back door to safety, he said . Unidentified Trader Joe's supermarket employees hug after being evacuated by Los Angeles Police after a gun...

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Coast Guard to raise Missouri tourist boat after deadly sinking

Coast Guard to raise Missouri tourist boat after deadly sinking

Charlie Baker. One of the survivors from the duck boat capsizing has spoken out about losing nine of her family members in the incident. "My head pushed up to the top of the water and I lost contr...

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Hundreds of 'White Helmet' rescue workers are evacuated from Syria

Hundreds of 'White Helmet' rescue workers are evacuated from Syria

On Thursday, those rebels, members of the former Al-Qaeda branch Jabhat al-Nusra (today named Jabhat Fatah al-Sham), agreed to surrender terms dictated by the regime in Damascus and received a safe pa...

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Florida man shot and killed over parking space

Florida man shot and killed over parking space

Soon after, Drejka parks in a Toyota 4-Runner and gets out, quickly spotting that the auto parked in the handicapped spot does not have a placard or decal. He left his girlfriend, Brittany Jacobs, and...

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Khamenei rejects talks with USA, praises Rouhani threat to close Hormuz Strait

Khamenei rejects talks with USA, praises Rouhani threat to close Hormuz Strait

He also said that Iran should "be cautious". There are an estimated 250,000 Iranian-Americans in southern California. He said despite poor treatment by their leaders, "the proud Iranian peop...

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Gunman takes hostages and kills woman in Los Angeles Trader Joe's

Gunman takes hostages and kills woman in Los Angeles Trader Joe's

Atkins is suspected of repeatedly having shot his grandmother and another woman in a separate part of the city before being chased by police and crashing his auto outside the Trader Joe's, according t...

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Iran's Rouhani warns U.S. "war with Iran mother of all wars"

Speaking in an address on state television in Iran , Rouhani said Iranians must stand together to withstand any and all pressure from the United States, according to Reuters . The top general sa...

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Mass shooting in Toronto, many said to be injured

Mass shooting in Toronto, many said to be injured

The victims have been sent to trauma centers throughout the city, Russell says. Paramedics have confirmed to local media that the crime scene encompasses a large area and a number of the 10 victims ...

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Trump administration releases Carter Page wiretap documents

Trump administration releases Carter Page wiretap documents

It's the first time a sensitive FISA warrant application has ever been released . Trump is not named in the document but identified only as "Candidate #1". "This is many , many people over two...

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Hackers steal personal particulars of 1.5 mln Singaporean patients, including PM

Hackers steal personal particulars of 1.5 mln Singaporean patients, including PM

Even Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was not above the attack as it targeted his personal data and outpatient medication details. Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) revealed today...

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Trump has tried to compel U.S. Army to attack Iran: commander

Current and former USA officials said the campaign paints Iranian leaders in a harsh light, at times using information that is exaggerated or contradicts other official pronouncements, including com...

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Amesbury poisoning victim Charlie Rowley released from hospital

Amesbury poisoning victim Charlie Rowley released from hospital

Salisbury District Hospital said he had been through an " appalling experience most of us could never imagine ". The couple collapsed a few hours apart on June 30 at Mr Rowley's flat, in Amesbury, W...

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Rebels reach north Syria after south evacuations

Rebels reach north Syria after south evacuations

US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asked Israel to evacuate the members of the controversial Western-backed White Helmets group from Syria, Israeli PM Benjamin Netany...

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MPs call for Tory pair to resign over voting pact

MPs call for Tory pair to resign over voting pact

Mr Lewis said it had been an "honest mistake" in fast-moving circumstances. "I am supportive and I believe what the chief whip has said and therefore I take his word and we can move on from here...

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Trump says Carter Page documents show DoJ and Federal Bureau of Investigation misled courts

He has denied the accusations. Instead, it acknowledged events previously reported by the New York Times: A former Trump foreign policy adviser , George Papadopoulos, came under the scrutiny of i...

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Britain's May narrowly avoids defeat in parliament on European Union trade laws

Britain's May narrowly avoids defeat in parliament on European Union trade laws

The government's defeat on medicines regulation was secured by a substantial rebellion by pro-EU Tories. At a session of parliament, May stood firm after being challenged by one pro-Brexit lawmaker ...

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Trump screws EU, Markel defends relations with US

Trump screws EU, Markel defends relations with US

Tensions on the question of migration could flare again if Merkel fails to strike bilateral deals with other European Union countries that she hopes will see German authorities returning asylum seek...

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Despite May's Brexit Concessions, EU Negotiator Pushes For More Irish Border Control

Despite May's Brexit Concessions, EU Negotiator Pushes For More Irish Border Control

The prime minister has begun a two-day visit to Northern Ireland in Belleek, County Fermanagh. Ireland will not impose border checks, even if there is no deal. However, Mrs May's white paper wo...

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Jersey photographer's image marks Prince George's birthday

Princess Charlotte was born May 2, 2015, and Prince Louis was born April 23, 2018. The picture was taken after younger brother Prince Louis' christening , and the now five-year-old can be seen g...

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Iran builds new centrifuge rotor factory, says nuclear chief Salehi

Iran builds new centrifuge rotor factory, says nuclear chief Salehi

BRUSSELS, July 18 ( Reuters ) - The European Investment Bank's global operations would be put at risk if it were to invest in Iran, its president said on Wednesday, casting doubt on the EU's ability t...

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