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 2018-09-23 00:39 

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Trump lawyer Giuliani says Iran's government will be overthrown...

President Donald Trump...

 2018-09-22 23:00 

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Trump administration moves to restrict immigrants who use public benefits...

The Trump administration on Saturday said it would propose making it harder for foreigners living in the United States to qualify for permanent U.S. residency if they have received public benefits such as food aid, public housing or Medicaid.AF...

 2018-09-22 22:46 

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U.S. says won't hesitate to impose sanctions over fuel to North Korea...

The U.S. State Department said on Saturday that Washington would not wait to impose sanctions on any shippers helping to get fuel to North Korea, in an apparent warning to Russia days after the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations accused Moscow of cheat...

 2018-09-22 22:36 

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Syrian FSA rebels to cooperate with Turkey in Idlib, wary of Russia...

Turkey-allied Syrian rebels said on Saturday they would cooperate with Turkish diplomatic efforts that have halted a Russian-backed government offensive in Idlib, but they will not surrender their weapons or territory.AF...

 2018-09-22 19:48 

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White House draft order directs probes into tech giants - Bloomberg...

The White House has drafted an executive order that would push federal antitrust and law enforcement agencies to probe the business practices of social media and other internet companies, according to Bloomberg.AF...

 2018-09-22 19:31 

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Hundreds of thousands without power in Ottawa after tornado hits...

Hundreds of thousands of people were stranded without power in and around the Canadian capital Ottawa on Saturday after a tornado touched down twice, destroying some houses and ripping the roofs off others.AF...

 2018-09-22 19:27 

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Kavanaugh accuser agrees to testify in Senate hearing...

A woman who has accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault has agreed to testify before a Senate panel, her lawyers said on Saturday. AF...

 2018-09-22 19:10 

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Pirates kidnap 12 crew members from Swiss vessel in Nigerian waters - ship operator...

tes kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss merchant vessel on Saturday in Nigerian waters, the ship...

 2018-09-22 19:02 

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Protesters denounce gentrification in Lisbon as housing prices soar...

ps from across Europe joined hundreds of Portuguese activists on Saturday in a rally against soaring rent prices in Lisbon as the city experiences the biggest tourism boom in its history.AF...

 2018-09-22 18:25 

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Italy PM spokesman threatens vendetta unless Treasury finds welfare funds...

sterial spokesman has warned that the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement in the coalition government will sack Treasury officials in a "mega-vendetta" unless they find the resources needed for welfare spending.AF...

 2018-09-22 17:49 

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Man who threatened Trump arrested in Ohio after three-month manhunt...

A Pennsylvania man who threatened to shoot President Donald Trump has been arrested in Ohio after a three-month manhunt during which he stole cars and firearms and passed between a half-dozen states and Canada, officials said on Saturday.AF...

 2018-09-22 15:54 

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Two car bombs explode in Somali capital, two injured...

Two car bombs exploded in Somalia...

 2018-09-22 14:34 

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Libya's AGOCO resumes 3,000 bpd production at abandoned well in Messla...

Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) said on Saturday its subsidiary the Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) had restored production at 3,000 barrels of oil per day (bpd) at an abandoned well in the eastern Messla field.AF...

 2018-09-22 14:12 

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German coalition's future at stake as parties again try to resolve spymaster affair...

fate of Chancellor Angela Merkel...

 2018-09-22 13:05 

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Vatican, China sign landmark accord on appointing bishops...

Vatican on Saturday signed a landmark agreement giving it a long-desired say in the appointment of bishops in China, though critics labelled the deal a sellout to the Communist government.AF...

 2018-09-22 12:36 

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Murray to end season after playing in Shenzhen and Beijing...

Andy Murray will end his season after playing in the Shenzhen and Beijing tournaments over the next two weeks to be "in the best possible shape" for the Australian Open in January," the Scot said on Saturday.AF...

 2018-09-22 12:02 

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Vatican says Pope recognises legitimacy of seven Chinese bishops...

The Vatican said on Saturday that Pope Francis had recognised the legitimacy of seven state-appointed Chinese bishops as part of a historic provisional agreement with Beijing.AF...

 2018-09-22 11:04 

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Irish foreign minister says Brexit backstop deal is doable...

An agreement on the post-Brexit border between Ireland and Northern Ireland that satisfies both Britain and the European Union is "doable," Ireland...

 2018-09-22 10:51 

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China's Wang wins second WTA title with Guangzhou triumph...

China...

 2018-09-22 10:48 

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Pakistani PM Khan decries 'arrogant' India's cancellation of talks...

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday denounced India...

 2018-09-22 09:57 

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Britain tells EU to engage seriously on Brexit, EU demurs...

tain said on Saturday it would not capitulate in Brexit talks and again urged its EU partners to engage with its proposals, as ministers in Paris and Berlin suggested the next move in the negotiations should come from London.AF...

 2018-09-22 09:55 

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Nigeria oil unions threaten nationwide strike over Chevron dispute...

Nigeria...

 2018-09-22 09:31 

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Red-hot Osaka powers past Giorgi into Tokyo final...

mi Osaka stormed past Italy...

 2018-09-22 09:31 

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South Carolina communities race to beat dangerous flooding...

ers) - South Carolina communities along waterways near the Atlantic coast were racing on Saturday to prepare for the possible onslaught of dangerous flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, which has killed at least 40 people.AF...

 2018-09-22 09:10 

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China says U.S. has 'no right' to interfere in Russia military cooperation...

China...

 2018-09-22 08:59 

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Australia's Smith scores half century on club return...

Former test captain Steve Smith scored 85 runs off 92 deliveries for his Sutherland club in his first innings on Australian soil since the ball-tampering scandal that led to his one-year ban from international and state cricket.AF...

 2018-09-22 08:47 

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Osaka wins 10th straight match to power into Tokyo final...

mi Osaka stormed past Italy...

 2018-09-22 08:35 

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Jadeja shines in Dubai on return to one-day arena...

India left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja could not have envisaged a better comeback on his return to international limited-overs cricket, shrugging off a 14-month absence by taking four wickets against Bangladesh in an Asia Cup triumph on Friday.AF...

 2018-09-22 08:20 

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Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzanian ferry as death toll reaches 166...

Divers were on Saturday searching for survivors in the sunken wreck of an overcrowded ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, as an official said the death toll from Thursday...

 2018-09-22 07:23 

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Boat carrying Syrian refugees sinks off Lebanon, most rescued - sources...

A boat with around three dozen Syrian refugees on board sank off the coast of Lebanon on Saturday and most were rescued by the Lebanese army but at least one child drowned, security sources said.AF...

 2018-09-22 07:21 

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Up to nine military men killed in Iran parade attack - news agency...

Up to nine military men were killed when unknown gunmen opened fire during a military parade in southwestern Iran, the semi-official ISNA news agency quoted an official as saying.AF...

 2018-09-22 06:20 

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India's Modi faces calls for resignation over French jet deal...

nister Narendra Modi faced calls for his resignation over allegations of corruption in a military jet deal with France after former French president Francois Hollande was quoted as saying New Delhi had influenced the choice of a local partner.AF...

 2018-09-22 06:07 

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Several killed as gunmen attack military parade in Iran -state TV...

Several people were killed after unknown gunmen opened fire during a military parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz on Saturday, state television reported.AF...

 2018-09-22 05:45 

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China shuts thousands of websites in clean-up campaign - Xinhua...

China has shut down more than 4,000 websites and online accounts in a three-month campaign against "harmful" online information, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, citing the country...

 2018-09-22 05:34 

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Iran will defeat Trump just like it did Saddam, won't abandon missiles - Rouhani...

President Donald Trump will fail in his confrontation with Iran, just like Iraq...

 2018-09-22 03:01 

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China's Liaoning vows to eradicate 'bad influence' of Bo Xilai...

China...

 2018-09-22 02:13 

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China drafts new nuclear energy law, focus on international market...

China will provide more support for its nuclear firms to go overseas and strengthen their position on the international market, according to new draft legislation submitted to the industry for consultation on Friday.AF...

 2018-09-22 01:51 

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Mexican journalist murdered while leaving his home...

A Mexican journalist was murdered in the southern state of Chiapas on Friday, authorities and his employer said, the latest attack against the press in one of the world...

 2018-09-22 00:25 

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Brazil court orders Twitter to hand over user data related to Bolsonaro attack...

A judge on Brazil...

 2018-09-21 23:43 

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Trump questions Kavanaugh's accuser, says opponents want to 'destroy' Supreme Court nominee...

Donald Trump on Friday sought to cast doubt on the woman who has accused his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, saying if the attack was "as bad as she says," it would have been immediately reported to police.AF...

 2018-09-21 21:46 

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Exclusive - Ecuador attempted to give Assange diplomat post in Russia: document...

in 2017 gave Wikileaks founder Julian Assange a diplomatic post in Russia but rescinded it after Britain refused to give him diplomatic immunity, according to an Ecuadorean government document seen by Reuters. AF...

 2018-09-21 19:29 

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Trump administration a threat to international peace and security - Iran's Zarif...

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted on Friday that the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump was a threat to the Middle East and to the global community.AF...

 2018-09-21 18:58 

Reuters Africa

U.S. official in Russia probe suggested taping Trump, 25th amendment - NYT...

The U.S. official who oversees the federal investigation into Russia...

 2018-09-21 18:29 

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China opens embassy in Dominican Republic after break with Taiwan...

rs) - China...

 2018-09-21 18:07 

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Chilean archbishop seeks dismissal of sex abuse cover-up charges...

Attorneys for Chile...

 2018-09-21 17:27 

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Palestinians say one killed, dozens wounded as Israeli troops fire on Gaza protest...

One Palestinian was killed and dozens other wounded when Israeli forces opened fire during a weekly demonstration near the Israel-Gaza border on Friday, Gaza...

 2018-09-21 16:46 

Reuters Africa

Turkey not seeking economic aid from Berlin - German finance minister...

Turkey did not seek economic aid from Germany during talks in Berlin on Friday and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will not ask for support when he meets Chancellor Angela Merkel next week either, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said.AF...

 2018-09-21 16:16 

Reuters Africa

Still work to do before a second Trump-Kim meeting, Pompeo says...

The United States is working to set up a second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but there is still work to do "to make sure conditions are right," U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday.AF...

 2018-09-21 15:42 

Reuters Africa

Vatican defends upcoming China deal against 'drastic' critics...

- The Vatican...

 2018-09-21 15:38 

Reuters Africa

Major powers, except U.S., try to keep Iran nuclear deal alive...

hat struck the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, except for the United States, meet on Monday in what many diplomats fear may prove a quixotic effort to keep the agreement alive after U.S. sanctions targeting Iranian oil exports resume in November.AF...

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