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Russia dismisses U.S. warning that Assad is preparing another chemical attack in Syria

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Russia dismisses U.S. warning that Assad is preparing another chemical attack in Syria

MOSCOW – The Kremlin on Tuesday dismissed the White House’s warning that the Syrian government is preparing a new chemical attack and that President Bashar Assad and his military “will pay a heavy price” if it goes ahead.President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said that “such threats to Syria’s legitimate leaders are unacceptable.” Story continues…

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The Obama Family’s Bali Trip Is What Vacation Dreams Are Made Of

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The Obama Family’s Bali Trip Is What Vacation Dreams Are Made Of

Former United States President Barack Obama (2nd L), his wife Michelle (3rd L) along with his daughters Sasha (C) and Malia (2nd R) go rafting while on holiday in Bongkasa Village, Badung Regency, Bali, Indonesia. The Jakarta Post reported that the ministry funded a similar campaign in March when Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al…

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US, Indian leaders vow to boost trade, anti-terror cooperation

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US, Indian leaders vow to boost trade, anti-terror cooperation

The camaraderie between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump was on full display today as the two leaders heaped praise on each other, voiced appreciation for each other’s leadership and embraced a few times at the White House.Prime Minister Narendra Modi said terrorism was among the “top priorities” for both him and…

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Trump Praises Supreme Court’s Travel Ban Ruling

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Trump Praises Supreme Court’s Travel Ban Ruling

After the lower courts found the travel ban unconstitutionally biased against Muslims and contrary to federal immigration law, Trump hailed the Supreme Court’s decision as a “clear victory for our national security”.The Supreme Court wrote the travel ban “may not be enforced against foreign nationals who have a credible claim of a bona fide relationship…

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Tweed shooting victim was in rehab when shot

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Tweed shooting victim was in rehab when shot

A man believed to be a bikie has died from a gunshot wound after being left outside Tweed Head hospital.About 4.30pm (24 June 2017), police attended Tweed Heads District Hospital after receiving information a man suffering a gunshot wound had presented at the hospital.Hall, who lived on the Gold Coast, was a known debt enforcer…

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White House warns Assad may be preparing chemical weapons attack

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White House warns Assad may be preparing chemical weapons attack

The White House says it has found “potential” evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack.Your browser doesn’t recognise available video formats.The planning identified by the US has been seen before, the White House said.In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S.He…

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Mom Left Toddlers in Hot Car to Teach a ‘Lesson’

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Mom Left Toddlers in Hot Car to Teach a ‘Lesson’

Park County deputies arrested Cynthia Randolph, 24, last week in connection with the May 26 deaths of Juliet, 2, and 1-year-old Cavanaugh Ramirez, who were left in the vehicle for at least three hours, police said in a statement obtained by PEOPLE.The children were found locked in the auto in the driveway of their Fort…

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Large live lobster located in luggage at Logan Airport

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Large live lobster located in luggage at Logan Airport

BOSTON – The Transportation Security Administration says a 20-pound (9-kilogram) live lobster has been spotted in a passenger’s luggage at Boston’s Logan International Airport.TSA spokesman Michael McCarthy says the lobster found Sunday in the passenger’s checked luggage at the airport’s Terminal C is the “largest” he’s ever seen.READ MORE: Calgary man says he was stung…

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Image of the United States has plunged under Donald Trump, survey shows

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Image of the United States has plunged under Donald Trump, survey shows

The image of the United States has deteriorated sharply across the globe under President Donald Trump and an overwhelming majority of people in other countries have no confidence in his ability to lead, a survey from the Pew Research Center showed.Five months into Trump’s presidency, the survey spanning 37 nations showed U.S. favourability ratings in…

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Man in California finds out his son is actually alive, 11 days after his funeral

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Eleven days after laying his son to rest, Frank J. Kerrigan got a call from a friend.“Your son is alive,” he said.“Bill (Shinker) put my son on the phone,” Kerrigan said. “He said ‘Hi Dad.’”Orange County coroner’s officials had misidentified the body, the Orange County Register reported Friday.The mix-up began on May 6 when a…

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