• Rohingya refugees react to United Nations pressing genocide charges against Myanmar's top generals
Rohingya refugees react to United Nations pressing genocide charges against Myanmar's top generals

Pompeo's statement came on the one year anniversary of the conflict in western Myanmar's Rakhine state that drove more than 700,000 Rohingya from their homes into neighboring Bangladesh . Myanmar border guard police patrol the fence in the "no man's land" zone between Myanmar and Bangladesh, as seen from Maungdaw, Rakhine state, during a governm...

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  • Woman says she was stalked by accused Mollie Tibbetts killer
Woman says she was stalked by accused Mollie Tibbetts killer

In a police affidavit , officers said Rivera told them he followed Tibbetts in his auto and then got out and ran behind and alongside of her. "There is rampant fraud", said Bill Riley, a former US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent who now works at the consulting firm Guidepost Solutions.

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  • Donald Trump's Tribute To John McCain Called Out By Fox News Analyst
Donald Trump's Tribute To John McCain Called Out By Fox News Analyst

They've been attacking me over fake stories for a year on this issue. Jeff Flake is not seeking re-election this year. "And he was a Republican, but I supported him". President Donald Trump broke his closely watched silence on Sen. Others who have lain in state include former Presidents Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, John F.

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  • Manafort juror said one holdout 'exasperated' others with her logic
Manafort juror said one holdout 'exasperated' others with her logic

But jurors were unable to reach a verdict on 10 charges, and Judge T.S. Ellis declared a mistrial on those counts. "I think we all went in there like we were supposed to and assumed that Mr Manafort was innocent". He also faces additional charges in a separate trial in federal court next month in the District of Columbia. Manafort was convict...

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  • Ramaphosa: SA won't make same mistakes other countries have on land reform
Ramaphosa: SA won't make same mistakes other countries have on land reform

He wrote that the "South African government is now seizing land from white farmers ". Sisulu said she had instructed officials in her department to meet with the U.S.embassy in Pretoria to seek clarification on the matter, the news agency added.

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  • Australian ruling party to choose new Prime Minister
Australian ruling party to choose new Prime Minister

His successor will be chosen in a Liberal Party ballot. "The government's problem is not so much that it has produced yet another of Australia's famous leadership crises". Analysts said the increasing polarization of political debate - a development seen in democracies around the world - had made governing harder for centrist leaders such a...

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  • Facebook and Twitter trace fake accounts linked to Russia and Iran
Facebook and Twitter trace fake accounts linked to Russia and Iran

Facebook was a major target of Russian disinformation in 2016, hosting 470 pages and accounts that the company later discovered were created by the Internet Research Agency , in St. "The Iranians are now following the Kremlin's playbook", said Virginia Sen. Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg is among Silicon Valley executives ...

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  • Giuliani: Trump Understands Pardons Are Off the Table
Giuliani: Trump Understands Pardons Are Off the Table

Asked if he was considering such a move, Trump said only that he has "great respect for what he has done, in terms of what he has gone through". He expressed his views during a sit-down interview with Fox News . The president's personal lawyer-cum-spokesman Rudy Giuliani echoed that stark warning, hinting at political unrest. But Manigault New...

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  • Trump orders Mike Pompeo to delay North Korea trip, blasts China
Trump orders Mike Pompeo to delay North Korea trip, blasts China

Also last month, The Washington Post reported that satellite images appeared to indicate North Korea's possible construction of ICBMs at the same facility the country produced its first long-range missiles, including the Hwasong-15, which may have the capability of hitting the U.S.

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  • EXPLAINED: Why reunions of war-split Korean families are high on emotion
EXPLAINED: Why reunions of war-split Korean families are high on emotion

South Koreans and North Koreans wait for elevators at Mt. Kumgang, Tuesday. Han Shin-ja, a 99-year-old South Korean woman, was at a loss for words after she reunited with her two North Korean daughters, both in their early 70s. A North Korean official intervened, telling the South Korean official, "She's just trying to show it to her family; leav...

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  • US Sends Nazi Guard to Germany
US Sends Nazi Guard to Germany

Sorry ICE, but giving a Nazi a lift does not make you heroic, and it does not absolve you of your crimes against humanity-like the rampant sexual abuse at your detention centers, or arresting a husband driving his wife to the hospital while she is in labor , or your endless and traumatic imprisonment of children snatched from their parents.

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  • Trump Administration Deports Actual Nazi Who Worked as a Death Camp Guard
Trump Administration Deports Actual Nazi Who Worked as a Death Camp Guard

Palij illegally concealed his Nazi past from US immigration agents when he moved to the United States in 1949, the US Justice Department said. He concealed his Nazi service by telling USA immigration officials that he had spent the war years working until 1944 on his father's farm in his hometown, which was previously a part of Poland and is now ...

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  • Manafort trial judge reveals death threats
Manafort trial judge reveals death threats

The case does not involve any work Manafort did during his five-month stint as Trump's campaign chairman, but it centers on charges that Manafort hid income he earned from political consulting work for a former pro-Russia president of Ukraine from 2010 to 2014 to escape paying US taxes on that income.

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  • Magnitude 6.3 quake hits Indonesia's Lombok island
Magnitude 6.3 quake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

The hall had sustained damage in earlier quakes, said disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho. But the daytime quakes did cause landslides on the slopes of the mountain and panic in villages, with video shot by the Indonesian Red Cross showing huge clouds of dust billowing from its slopes.

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  • Trump says he authorized White House staff to cooperate with Mueller
Trump says he authorized White House staff to cooperate with Mueller

Trump appreciates the extent to which Mr. McGahn has cooperated with the special counsel", the Times reported. Mr. McGahn, who has been involved in many sensitive matters in the. "It was, he believed, the only choice he had to protect himself", The Times reported. What's in the New York Times report? Citing a dozen unnamed sources, the...

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  • Confusion, disbelief remain over man who allegedly killed family in Colorado
Confusion, disbelief remain over man who allegedly killed family in Colorado

Bella and Celeste Watts . "You put up with 3 impatient, demanding women in the house", she continued. You spoil us with love an attention! "My daddy, daddy, I love you". June 19 post on Shannan Watts' Facebook account. That motion was filed at 9:55 a.m. Friday. Shanann Watts painted a rosy portrait of her family on Facebook, calling her h...

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  • Vatican responds to Pennsylvania sexual abuse: 'Criminal and morally reprehensible'
Vatican responds to Pennsylvania sexual abuse: 'Criminal and morally reprehensible'

Cupich touted the Thursday announcements by the bishops committee - the leading body of American Catholic leaders - that it had requested a Vatican investigation of disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick , and that it would revise its sexual abuse-reporting procedure implemented in 2002 to include a procedure for allegations against bishops.

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  • Trump slammed by ex-intelligence chiefs for removing CIA head’s clearance
Trump slammed by ex-intelligence chiefs for removing CIA head’s clearance

Trump called Ohr a "disgrace" outside the White House and said, "I suspect I will be taking it away very quickly". Brennan said he believes Trump stripped his security clearance for political reasons and wants to "silence others who might dare to challenge him".

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  • Trump Wants Omarosa Arrested Over Her Tell-All New Book 'Unhinged'
Trump Wants Omarosa Arrested Over Her Tell-All New Book 'Unhinged'

Omarosa Manigault Newman's new book shares behind-the-scenes stories from Donald Trump's life, not only in the White House, but from the time the two shared on the set of The Apprentice . He hired her to be a White House assistant, earning $179,700 a year as director of communications for the White House office of public liaison. " Omarosa s...

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  • Judge in trial of former Trump campaign aide Paul Manafort receives threats
Judge in trial of former Trump campaign aide Paul Manafort receives threats

I think it's a very sad day for our country. Trump has made previous comments criticizing various federal judges and courts and has been harshly critical of Mueller, a former FBI director who is investigating whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation, an allegation the president and Moscow deny.

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  • Entire parliament condemns Fraser Anning's controversial maiden speech
Entire parliament condemns Fraser Anning's controversial maiden speech

He called for a national vote on who should be allowed to enter the country. "The final solution to the immigration problem is of course a popular vote", he said . She said Howard had asked him for a job but she refused to take him on. Greens leader Richard Di Natale said the government should take some responsibility for enabling Senator An...

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  • Imran Khan elected new Prime Minister of Pakistan
Imran Khan elected new Prime Minister of Pakistan

He is in the neighbouring country as a guest for the swearing-in ceremony of Imran Khan who will take oath as the next Prime Minister of the country on August 18. The army and Mr Khan's party deny any collusion. "Why didn't the (PML-N) government take action?" "You had said that if rigging in 2013 elections would be proven, Nawaz Sharif's governm...

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  • Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade
Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade

Taking to his official Twitter account, Trump expressed his honour to sign the new Defence Bill and also paid his tribute to the United States army. Trump warned in May that the ban was causing heavy job losses in China , and the Commerce Department reached a deal to lift the ban in June, allowing business with US companies to resume.

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  • Brennan fires back at Trump for revoking security clearance
Brennan fires back at Trump for revoking security clearance

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., who chairs the Foreign Relations Committee, said he was bothered by the president's move. Other Republicans were more charitable. "So I think it's something that had to be done", he added. There was no suggestion that Brennan has leaked classified information. Read the full op-ed here.

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  • Nebraska Executes First Inmate Using Fentanyl
Nebraska Executes First Inmate Using Fentanyl

He said: "As the older brother I should have led him in the right way to go instead of bringing him down". - 2 milligrams of diazepam (a sedative) per kilogram of body weight followed by additional doses until the inmate is unconscious.

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  • Missing Frederick woman, daughters dead; husband detained, source says
Missing Frederick woman, daughters dead; husband detained, source says

He also claimed he had tried to contact his wife the day she was reported missing. I could see her on the doorbell camera. A longtime friend says Shanann is from Southern Pines and online records show Chris lived in Spring Lake at one time.

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  • Westminster attack: Met chief raises prospect of car-free zone by Parliament
Westminster attack: Met chief raises prospect of car-free zone by Parliament

Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, the UK's counter-terrorism chief said the arrested man was in his 20s, but yet to be formally identified. Police said that the driver of vehicle, a man, was arrested at scene after the incident which took place at 7:37 a.m.

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  • European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants
European Union seeks safe harbor for ship carrying 141 rescued migrants

The European Commission said that as the flag state, the United Kingdom could be responsible, but suggested the circumstances of the rescue also had to be looked at. Almost three-quarters of those rescued originate from Somalia and Eritrea. The director of the French port of Sete on the Mediterranean coast said meanwhile yesterday that he would...

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  • Vienna named as best city in the world
Vienna named as best city in the world

The 2018 Global Liveability Index is jointly released by The Economist Intelligence Unit ( EIU) and World Bank. Singapore fell down two places to flop at 37th place in the liveability rankings compiled by research and analysis firm The Economist Intelligence Unit .

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  • White House faces criticism over incorrect African American employment numbers
White House faces criticism over incorrect African American employment numbers

Manigault-Newman - the former director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison - was sacked past year by Chief of Staff John Kelly. "Oh, just said that word, didn't I?" She met Pope Francis as part of a foreign tour with her husband and stepdaughter Ivanka past year. Press surrounding the book's publication has been amp...

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