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Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Andrew Kraner, 25, who knew Warmbier from school and swimming "up the hill at the YMCA", said the funeral featured a blend of serious and lighthearted moments - which "really spoke to Otto's character...

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North Korea conducts rocket engine test

North Korea conducts rocket engine test

Moon has vowed to pursue talks with North Korea , insisting that sanctions alone have failed to persuade it to stop its nuclear weapons program. Moon will travel to Washington, D.C., next week;...

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Gargash says diplomacy remains priority in resolving Qatar crisis

The network's critics say it advances Qatar's goals by promoting Islamist movements like the Muslim Brotherhood that pose a populist threat to rulers in other Arab countries. That last demand is a...

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UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

One building, Blashford Tower, was removed from the evacuation order because it is smaller than the other four blocks, the fire doors are different and the council has already cleared corridors to inc...

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Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

A Gulf minister attempted to bribe the Somali president with $80 million to join the boycott of Qatar, amid an ongoing diplomatic dispute that has led to an all-out blockade, sources told The New Ara...

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Emmanuel Macron's party wins big in France, projections suggest

Emmanuel Macron's party wins big in France, projections suggest

Her defeat in May brought huge relief to European allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's Brexit vote and Donald Trump's election as USA president , and disappointment to ...

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US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

US says it shot down Iranian-made drone in Syria

In an indirect reference to Iranian-backed forces that have been gathering in the eastern desert region, a USA -led coalition statement cited a recent escalation of tensions and said it would not "t...

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New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup

New Zealand wins 5th straight vs Oracle in America's Cup

The British entry completed 12 races against 12 other nations on Bermuda's Great Sound to take the title - six initial qualifying races and six in the finals - and finished the event with 50 points, j...

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Otto Warmbier's hometown prepares for his funeral

It's unclear how he came to be in that state. Warmbier's parents say he became ill after he was imprisoned, and that the North Koreans claimed that he contracted botulism and fell into a coma afte...

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Two charged in overnight shooting after officer wounded by friendly fire

Two charged in overnight shooting after officer wounded by friendly fire

The city's Metropolitan Police Department said in a statement that officers were responding to a possible vehicle theft after a recognition software flagged a license plate. So we have a real problem...

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Ex-Teen Wolf Star Colton Haynes Joins American Horror Story Season 7

Ex-Teen Wolf Star Colton Haynes Joins American Horror Story Season 7

Haynes also posted the photo to his Instagram , writing that AHS Season 7 "already feels like home" and that he's "so excited". Stay tuned for more info as it comes! This marks Haynes' seco...

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Lakhs stretch and twist on Yoga Day

Lakhs stretch and twist on Yoga Day

The Prime Minister performed the asanas despite drizzling remained persistent at the Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in Lucknow. It may be recalled that the earlier record was 35,984 participants, during a ...

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Court Upholds Overturned Conviction of Suspect in Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

Court Upholds Overturned Conviction of Suspect in Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

The state appealed Duffin's ruling, putting the case before the federal appeals panel. As USA Today reported, this is a big victory for Dassey, and may lead to Steven Avery's nephew being releas...

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Camden to evacuate Taplow tower over fire safety fears after Grenfell disaster

British Prime Minister Theresa May offered a message of sympathy to the affected residents, taking to Twitter to pledge she would work with relevant authorities to offer support. Hundreds of further h...

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Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson from former President Barack Obama's administration told the House Intelligence Committee that Russia's high-tech intrusion did not change ballot...

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Iranian official denies Saudi claim it arrested Iranian military forces

Iranian official denies Saudi claim it arrested Iranian military forces

Saudi forces captured three of five crewmembers from one of the vessels; the remaining two escaped. Several Iranian news websites also reported that two Iranian boats were shot at over the weekend as ...

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US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

The U.S. military has confirmed it killed a top Islamic State cleric in an airstrike. Syrian government and allied troop. The aim of the USA -backed group is to fully liberate Raqqa from IS, which s...

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Kushner Arrives To Try For Israeli-Palestinian Breakthrough

Kushner Arrives To Try For Israeli-Palestinian Breakthrough

Cabinet allies say Netanyahu's primary focus now is on building relations with Arab states in the Persian Gulf, which already are cooperating quietly with Israel , primarily on security matters invol...

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London fire could delay deal between UK PM May's Conservatives and DUP

The EU will keep the door open for Britain to return, but only on worse terms than it now has, European Parliament Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt said Wednesday. "There's been a lot of commen...

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No deal yet between UK Conservatives and DUP to back PM May

The London fire, which claimed at least 17 lives, forced the cancellation of the City of London's Mansion House dinner, where May's finance minister, Philip Hammond, had the chance to revive calls for...

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Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

The Post reports the other members include: 'former national security adviser Michael Flynn, former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Carter Page, who was listed as a foreign-policy adviser for ...

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Bill stops tax credits for those in US illegally

Bill stops tax credits for those in US illegally

Can you tell us how the Senate bill will impact both the youngest and oldest Americans? While the bill is likely to look similar to the House AHCA on many major aspects, several key issues wil...

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Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee after chase

The rear of the vehicle was equipped with a caged area where inmates were secured, with the guards in a separate compartment at the front. "We've got Moore County involved, Bedford County and Ruth...

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White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role

White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role

Shortly after Comey was terminated from his position, Trump hinted in a tweet that their conversations may have been recorded and that Comey should therefore avoid leaking to the press. "The White Hou...

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May's UK election gamble backfires as Tories lose majority

Further announcements were expected on Saturday. Instead of improving the Conservative hold on the House, she weakened it to the point that it will only take four dissidents from the coalition membe...

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