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Lavrov: We Feel US Readiness To Continue Dialogue

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of an worldwide gathering in Manila, said the first thing that Tillerson asked about was Russia's retaliation to new U.S. There has been some confusion regarding the cuts as the U.S. is believed to have far fewer than 755 American employees working in the country. Lavrov says he met with Tillerson because there's no alternative to dialogue. Read More »

Rosenstein: DOJ could prosecute 'anybody' for leaks

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Reminded that President Trump - whose administration has been bedeviled by leaks - once reportedly asked ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey to imprison reporters who release classified information, Rosenstein said , "We don't prosecute journalists for doing their jobs". Read More »

Early storms release NJ from humidity; cooler weather ahead

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Over the coming days, counties across east central and northeast Colorado can expect showers and thunderstorms starting Sunday afternoon. A flash flood watch is in effect from 10 a.m. The chance of thunderstorms Sunday into Monday includes a marginal risk that a few storms could reach severe limits, mainly Sunday afternoon into early Sunday evening, and mainly across the southern half of the region. Read More »

President Trump's Policies Brought Dramatic Gains Against ISIS

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About a third of territory captured from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria since 2014 has been taken in the past six months , according to McGurk. With Raqqa on the brink of being captured by the coalition, strategists are looking ahead to the next phase of the conflict with ISIS which is more likely to be played out on the streets of Europe than on a battlefield in the Middle East. Read More »

Body recovered after boat sinks off Sussex coast

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A major search and rescue operation was launched after the vessel sank near Shoreham, between Brighton and Worthing, shortly before 6am, emergency services said. Lifeboats from Brighton and Shoreham and two coastguard helicopters are being assisted by other local boats in the search for the missing men. "A search of sea and coastline is under way to find any survivors". Read More »

Steelers coach Tomlin extends contract through 2020

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Tomlin and the Steelers agreed to the parameters of a deal before training camp and were awaiting finalization before announcing the extension. He reached 100 wins faster than any coach in franchise history, although Noll did not have 16-game seasons until his 10th year running the Steelers. Read More »

Time to turn a new leaf on South China Sea issue

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It set the stage for a fiery few days of diplomacy, with the top diplomats from China, the U.S. Russian Federation and North Korea to join their counterparts for security talks from Sunday. The communiques also says that the ASEAM foreign ministers plan to "to further strengthen our cooperation in countering terrorism and combating violent extremism". Read More »

Venezuela government says arrests made after reports of military uprising

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Antes de que digan que esto es el G2: Conozco al Cap. Solo le pido a Dios que lo proteja a él y a quienes lo siguen. Although that ruling was later reversed, Ortega Diaz has continued to speak out against Maduro, accusing him of using the Constituent Assembly to install a “totalitarian system.” On Friday, Maduro accused Ortega Diazs office of complicity with an “armed insurgency” in Venezuela , which has been racked by violent anti-government protests since April 1 that have left at least ... Read More »

Happy Raksha Bandhan 2017: Top 10 Hindi songs to download on Rakhi

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Raksha Bandhan, often called Rakhi for short, is a festival observed by Hindus - and some Jains - all over the world. "This unique festival celebrates the sacred bond of commitment between sisters and brothers". "Every year I wait for an important wish". Start a laugh riot by sharing these hilarious Rakhi jokes and memes with them this year. Giving presents is not mandatory on Rakhi, the main aim of the festival is to strengthen the bond between the brother and sister. Read More »

Terror probe opened into Eiffel Tower incident

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A security source said the suspect had been in a psychiatric hospital for several months and was granted temporary permission to leave care from 4-6 August. He was found guilty of inciting terrorism and making death threats in December 2016 and received a suspended sentence. According to Reuters, the suspect did not resist when soldiers told him to put down his weapon. Read More »

Mike Pence Insists He's Not Mulling A Presidential Run In 2020

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Pence have already intimated to party donors that he would plan to run if Mr. Trump did not", the article said. Pence called the story "disgraceful and offensive" to him, his family, and his political team, and described the reporting as "categorically false" and an attempt by the media "to divide this administration". Read More »

Mendis-Karunaratne script SL fight back

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Doing the most of the damage, Ravindra Jadeja did most of the damage with figures of 5/152. With a massive cushion of runs, Ashwin and Saha played without any pressure. Pujara batted for three hours and 20 minutes, hitting 11 boundaries and a six in his 133. He was eventually out for 67. "KL played well too, and Jadeja contributed lower down the order". Read More »

Obiano: Shooting at Catholic church caused by feud between two brothers

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The witness told Xinhua by phone that the gunmen entered the St. Philips Catholic Church in Ozubulu area of the state during the 5:45 a.m. (loal time) mass, identified a particular man, and shot him. The source, however, said the priest of the church was not wounded in the incident. Intelligence report/Preliminary investigation proved that it is a fight between the two sons of the community living outside Nigeria that caused the incident, because one of them built the church which the ... Read More »

Three Reasons Why the GOP Tax Reform Effort Could End in Tears

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First, though, will come the big push from the White House and congressional leaders, who are rallying around a plan that emphasizes a revamped tax code that is transparent and treats everyone fairly. Yet at the same time, Republicans said they would hold hearings on tax proposals. Joe Donnelly of Indiana, Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota. Read More »

China hits back at Trump criticism over North Korea

Thornton said China had taken "significant steps, . frankly unprecedented steps" to increase pressure on its neighbour North Korea, but it could do "a lot more" to step up enforcement of existing sanctions and to impose more. official has said. Chinese Vice Commerce Minister Qian Keming, weighed in too, telling a news conference there was no link between the North Korea issue and China-U.S. Read More »

U.S. pushes Asian nations on North Korea

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China's foreign minister said on Sunday new U.N. Security Council sanctions on North Korea were the right response to a series of missile tests, but that dialogue was vital to resolve a complex and sensitive issue now at a "critical juncture". Read More »

China says dialogue vital to tackle Korean peninsula crisis

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But short of war, which military analysts and diplomats say would probably lead to a devastating counterattack on Seoul, sanctions are among the few options the USA and its allies have. Thornton reiterated Sunday that the US rejects such a "freeze-for-freeze", calling it a false moral equivalency. The White House praised China's move to join a unanimous U.N. Read More »

Caitlyn Jenner Still Supports Trump After Transgender Military Ban

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Does Jenner still support Trump? Despite this, the family may think she has crossed the line this time and will know longer support the former Bruce Jenner. "I believe every American should be outraged by the disrespect shown to those people wearing our country's uniform", she wrote . Trump said in his tweets that the decision to ban trans military service was made after consultation with his generals and to safeguard the readiness of the armed forces. Read More »

Dilip Kumar is feeling 'better' now

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Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, who is being treated at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai for kidney problems, is stable and his condition is slowly improving said on Sunday. His creatinine is rising, haemoglobin is decreasing and potassium levels are increasing. This is the third time the actor has been admitted to the hospital. Read More »

Senate Blocks Trump from Making Appointments During August Break

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The U.S. Senate has effectively blocked President Donald Trump from making any appointments while the lawmakers are on their August break. By holding the sessions - which can last less than a minute - the Senate is technically not taking a recess, thus removing the president's power to make recess appointments. Read More »

Voting for Vice-Presidential election begins in Parliament

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Naidu said that it would be his "endeavor to facilitate" proper conduct in the Rajya Sabha so that every MPs could contribute his or her best towards the creation of a "new India". The opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi's performance too has one. Naidu will be the 13th person to hold the second highest Constitutional post, which also makes him the Chairman of the Upper House. Read More »

Japan Marked the 72nd Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima

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But Japan, together with the world's nuclear weapon states and other countries under the U.S. umbrella have recently refused to participate in the United Nations treaty. Their average age was 81.41. The pact's preamble uses the Japanese term hibakusha in its mention of "the unacceptable suffering" of survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings that killed an estimated 214,000 people by the end of 1945. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp talks Liverpool transfers: German praises new signings

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Klopp's words seemed to do the trick, with the Reds going on to win the game 3-1. On the preseason campaign as a whole, Klopp said there are plenty of positive takeaways- along with some reason for concern. Speaking in Dublin at a news conference following Liverpool's win over Athletic Bilbao in their final preseason friendly, Klopp said: "We always said that until August 31 we run through the world with open eyes". Read More »