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$6.3bn weed market: Canadians consume almost as much marijuana as wine

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:15:08 GMT

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Canadians consumed $6.3 billion of marijuana in 2015, almost as much as they spent on wine.



'People were screaming': Amtrak train derails over road bridge in Washington state

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 17:25:03 GMT

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An Amtrak train derailed on a bridge over a highway in Washington, sparking a major emergency response.



Man arrested forcing his way into US military base in Mildenhall, England

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:07:03 GMT

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British police arrested a man who tried to force his way into a US air force base in central England.



Best of the world: December 19, 2017

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 13:53:57 GMT

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The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images
from around the globe.



National security strategy document paints China, Russia as US competitors

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 12:11:02 GMT

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President Donald Trump will declare that China and Russia are competitors seeking to challenge US power and erode its security and prosperity, in a national security strategy he will lay out in a speech on Monday.



Lebanon detains suspect in murder of British embassy worker Rebecca Dykes

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:09:07 GMT

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Lebanese security forces have arrested a Lebanese taxi driver suspected of killing Rebecca Dykes, a British woman who worked at the British embassy in Beirut and was found dead on Saturday, a security source said.



China pours money into Pakistan port in suspected strategic power push

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 06:15:09 GMT

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China is spending unusually large sums on a small Pakistan port in the backward state of Baluchistan, stoking fears that it is part of strategic power push.



Hundreds of Rohingya villages destroyed, report finds

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:44:04 GMT

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Analysis of new images shows that 354 villages have been partially or completely destroyed in Rakhine since Myanmar's military began attacking Rohingya.



Islamic State bomb survivor hopes to walk again after surgery in Australia

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:19:07 GMT

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"I remember all of it. I wish I could forget," says Lisa Calan.



Bloody Day in Afghanistan as Taliban attacks police checkpoints

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 04:14:04 GMT

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Dozens of Taliban militants stormed the police checkpoints in Lashkar Gah City that form a security belt around the city about 2 am on Sunday.



Chile steps to the right with return of Pinera as president

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 03:10:08 GMT

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Incoming Chilean president Sebastian Piñera's victory marks the latest shift to the political right in South America.



Trump says he's not considering firing Mueller from Russia probe

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 01:00:08 GMT

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Donald Trump is not considering firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller, despite growing innuendo about the future of the Russia election-meddling inquiry.



Atlanta power outage shuts down world's busiest airport

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 00:19:02 GMT

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Hundreds of flights were delayed or cancelled at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Sunday as a power outage left passengers at the world's busiest airport stranded.



The X-Files are real: Pentagon says UFO team existed

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 23:51:06 GMT

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The sightings were not often reported up the US military's chain of command because service members were afraid they would be laughed at.



Zuma's ex-wife a contender for South African leadership

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 21:42:05 GMT

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The race to succeed President Jacob Zuma has gone unresolved, as officials delayed a Sunday vote to settle internal disputes.



British diplomat found strangled in Beirut

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 20:19:02 GMT

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A British diplomat has been found strangled by the side of the road east of the Lebanese capital Beirut, Lebanese officials say.



Remains of exiled Italian king who supported fascism reburied at home

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 20:04:09 GMT

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Italy's post-World War II constitution banned male descendants of the royal house from Italian soil because of the family's earlier support of Mussolini.



Rohingya threats ahead of expected forced returns

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 19:25:02 GMT

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Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camps have threatened to take their own lives should they be forced back to Myanmar



How white nationalists supersized racism to spark a movement

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:17:06 GMT

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The Charlottesville attack that heads to a grand jury on Monday, but it has done little to dim the movement.



Putin thanks Trump for CIA intel that helped stop St Petersburg terror attack

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 19:01:04 GMT

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Russia says a tip-off from the US prevented a terrorist attack on a cathedral in St Petersburg.



Paris cracks down on fat shaming as fashion capital hosts plus-size show

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 16:00:06 GMT

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The city of Paris has launched a campaign against "grossophobia," or fat shaming.



Special counsel Robert Mueller obtains Trump officials' private emails

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 15:01:04 GMT

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Special counsel Robert Mueller has obtained a trove of transition emails as part of the inquiry into Russian influence.



Multiple deaths in twin suicide attacks on church in Quetta city, Pakistan

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 14:52:04 GMT

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Two suicide bombers attacked a church in south-west Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least eight people.



Rohingya crisis: 'I couldn’t save my children. It breaks my heart'

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT

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Alamas saw her seven children and husband murdered during a wave of massacres in Myanmar. She and thousands of other survivors now face new threats as they languish in refugee camps.



Chilean village wiped out in fatal landslide

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 02:02:01 GMT

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A mudslide on Saturday tore through a small village in southern Chile near a popular national park, leaving five people dead and at least 15 missing after a night of torrential downpours, authorities said.



Winds fuel California wildfire, state's third-largest on record

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:45:02 GMT

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A raging California wildfire became the state's third-largest on record on Saturday as fresh evacuations were ordered amid a resurgence of the harsh winds that have fueled the deadly blaze threatening to scorch 18,000 structures.



Austrians have nothing to fear, insists far-right party

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:24:04 GMT

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Austria's far-Right party secured its return to power on Saturday, with an incoming minister insisting that "nobody has anything to fear".



Meet the head of a new commission to combat sexual harassment in Hollywood

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:40:02 GMT

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A newly formed commission comprised of top Hollywood executives has chosen Anita Hill to chair its efforts to combat sexual harassment across the entertainment industry, it was announced Friday.



Most Britons now want to stay in the European Union, according to this poll

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:49:02 GMT

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A poll has found that 51 per cent of Britons would now like to stay in the European Union while 41 per cent want to leave the bloc - a near reversal of last year's referendum result.



What Trump's 'America First' national security strategy might look like

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 23:35:02 GMT

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President Donald Trump will lay out a new US national security strategy on Monday based on his "America First" policy and will, among other items, make clear that China is a competitor, two senior US officials said.



South African party, once a symbol of hope, turns to a new leader

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 04:05:09 GMT

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Nelson Mandela's African National Congress once inspired hope across Africa. It helped liberate black South Africans from white-minority rule, promoting reconciliation with former oppressors and the ideal of a postracial "Rainbow Nation." It seemed even poised to lift up the rest of the continent with its vision of an "African Renaissance."



Tropical storm Kai-tak floods central Philippines

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 22:34:02 GMT

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Moderate to heavy rains caused flooding and landslides in central Philippines as tropical storm Kai-tak made landfall on Saturday afternoon, and may hit more areas while moving westward, the weather bureau said on Saturday.



Fetus, transgender, diversity: Trump officials give US health agencies a list of forbidden words

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 03:50:04 GMT

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The Trump administration has informed multiple divisions within the Department of Health and Human Services that they should avoid using certain words or phrases in official documents being drafted for next year's budget.



Sexual predator found guilty of luring Sydney schoolgirl to US for 'own sordid desires'

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:56:03 GMT

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An American child predator has been convicted in a New York court of luring a 16-year-old Sydney girl to the US "to satisfy his own sordid desires".



Mystery shrouds death of Canadian billionaire couple

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:20:02 GMT

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Mystery has shrouded the unexplained deaths of an enormously wealthy Canadian couple, who gave away much of their fortune from a generic drug business.



Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java, kills three

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:49:04 GMT

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A powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck Java, with authorities reporting three deaths and damage to hundreds of buildings.



Mexico strengthens military's role in drug war, outraging critics

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:54:02 GMT

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Mexico's Congress on Friday passed a law that strengthens the military's role in fighting organized crime, defying an outcry from human rights groups, police experts and even United Nations officials who warned that the measure will lead to abuses.



Australian arrested on drugs charges in Cambodia

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:37:03 GMT

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Police have arrested a 72 year-old retired Australian man after he was allegedly caught with drugs in the southern riverside Cambodian town of Kampot.



Pope says royal commission recommendations 'deserve to be studied seriously'

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 03:38:04 GMT

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The Vatican has released a statement saying that the final report from the child abuse royal commission "deserves to be studied seriously."



Weeks after Mugabe's fall, the army remains in power in Zimbabwe

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 02:33:05 GMT

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Three weeks after the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe came to an end, Zimbabwe's new military-backed leaders made moves on Friday to improve economic relations with the West, as they continued to consolidate power ahead of elections next year.



Holocaust must be bigger part of migrant courses: German minister

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:55:02 GMT

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More emphasis should be placed on the Holocaust in integration courses for migrants, Germany's justice minister said, reflecting heightened unease among leading politicians about a spate of anti-Semitic acts including Israeli flag burnings.



Donald Trump urges Moore to concede Alabama US Senate race

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:38:02 GMT

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President Donald Trump called on fellow Republican Roy Moore on Friday to concede to Democrat Doug Jones in the Alabama US Senate race, following the party's stinging loss in the southern US state earlier this week.



Facebook on defensive after critics attack social media

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:07:05 GMT

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San Francisco: Facebook Inc on Friday struck back against scientific researchers and tech industry insiders who have criticised the world's biggest social media network and its competitors for transforming how people behave and express emotion.



Donald Trump lashes out at FBI role in Russia probe

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:56:04 GMT

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President Donald Trump escalated his criticism of the FBI on Friday over its investigation of possible links between Russia and his campaign, adding a new round of his own complaints to a growing conservative effort to discredit the inquiry.



How one of Australia's richest men lost $1 million in an email scam

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:09:04 GMT

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John Kahlbetzer, who is on the Forbes list of the 50 richest Australians, lost $1 million in an email fraud, a London court has head, but the British man who facilitated the theft says he's a victim too.



Cassie Sainsbury set to marry in 'lavish' prison ceremony

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:25:06 GMT

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Jailed drug mule Cassie Sainsbury will marry her fiancé Scott Broadbridge in jail in a ceremony that the couple's celebrity agent said would be "lavish" and "great exposure".



Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding date announced

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:12:02 GMT

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Britain's Prince Harry and his American fiancée, Meghan Markle, will marry on May 19 next year, Kensington Palace said on Friday.



After Alabama vote, soul-searching among US evangelicals

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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Many conservative Christians in the US fear that association with the likes of Roy Moore is giving their faith a bad name.



The day that 'will be remembered in pizza history'

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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As Naples' famous pizza makers were placed on the UNESCO list of the intangible heritage of humanity, a citywide pizza party erupted on the streets.



Give them a nudge, avert a war: behavioural economics comes of age

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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One of the leading figures in the burgeoning "nudge theory" field wants to do more: he wants to prevent wars.



'Congratulations': European Union launches the next phase of Brexit

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:35:02 GMT

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Lifting the gloom after months of stalemate over Britain's exit from the European Union, the bloc's leaders on Friday agreed to a new round of talks.



Death toll rises after school bus and train collide in France

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:51:02 GMT

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The death toll from a collision which saw a train rip a school bus in half rose to six on Friday after doctors in southern France lost the battle overnight to save two of those left seriously injured.



Trump could actually make democracy great again

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:02:04 GMT

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American statecraft fares best when it blends high-minded idealism with hard-headed realism.



Top judge 'sexually harassed staff'

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 07:55:02 GMT

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Los Angeles: A top US judge is to be investigated after six of his former staff accused him of sexually harassing them, US media reports.



Ivory will no longer be sold in China but battle to save elephants not over yet

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:10:05 GMT

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At the peak of the ivory boom, in 2010-12, more than 30,000 elephants were slaughtered every year, research showed.



Beijing works on 'Great Wall of Sand' in South China Sea as US is distracted

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:11:08 GMT

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China has built infrastructure covering 28 hectares, including facilities that can be used for military purposes, in the South China Sea this year, new satellite images show.



Donald Trump called Paul Ryan about report he plans to step down

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:47:02 GMT

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President Donald Trump called House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday to ask about a Politico report that the Wisconsin Republican will step down from his leadership position after 2018, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.



Net neutrality rules have ditched by the regulator, but legal battles loom

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:01:18 GMT

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The US Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape.



'Only God knows the truth': lawmaker accused of molesting teen commits suicide

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:04:02 GMT

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Kentucky lawmaker Dan Johnson fatally shot himself on Wednesday, two days after allegations surfaced that he had molested a member of his church when she was 17 years old, officials said.



Train, school bus collide in France, killing children

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:42:02 GMT

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Four children were killed and seven seriously injured after a train smashed into a school bus, splitting it in two, outside the town of Perpignan in southwestern France on Thursday, the interior ministry said.



In sign of protest, Gaza eatery offers North Koreans discounts

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 18:21:03 GMT

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A Gaza eatery is offering massive discounts to North Korean diners but there is just one problem - there are no North Koreans in Gaza.



Reality TV star Omarosa dismisses reports of dramatic White House firing

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 16:59:07 GMT

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Omarosa Manigault Newman, the polarising reality television star who was awarded a plush, but vague, job in Donald Trump's administration, has disputed reports that she tried to storm Trump's residence after she was fired in dramatic scenes.



Putin praises 'Donald' and says US is gripped by fabricated spymania

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:42:09 GMT

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Russian President Vladimir Putin said the United States was in the grip of a fabricated spymania whipped up by opponents of US President Donald Trump, who he is on first name terms with.



UK surgeon admits to burning initials on livers of two patients

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:30:02 GMT

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A surgeon has admitted burning his initials on to the livers of two unconscious patients during transplant operations.



Bamboo sticks are one answer to Indonesia's educational woes

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 06:14:08 GMT

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Jakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoverished Indonesian island of Sumbawa to explain a maths concept that had confounded her grade two students.



Indonesian court rejects push to outlaw extramarital and gay sex

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:35:04 GMT

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Jakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to outlaw extramarital and gay sex after more than a year of fierce debate.



Bomber attacks Somalia police academy

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:23:02 GMT

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A suicide bomber has attacked a police academy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, killing at least 17 officers, officials said.



Delhi accident victims a windfall for Good Samaritans

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:22:04 GMT

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Anyone in the Indian capital who takes a road accident victim to the nearest private hospital within the "golden hour"will now receive a cash bonus.



Donald Trump administration seeks to slash counterterrorism funding

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:16:08 GMT

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President Donald Trump has insisted that he will be tougher on terrorism than his predecessor, but a new report indicates that the White House may be planning to reduce funding for key US counterterrorism programs and to eliminate one program altogether.



Myanmar charges two Reuters journalists with leaked Rohingya attack documents

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:37:05 GMT

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Myanmar's government has arrested two journalists working for the Reuters newsagency who had been leaked documents on brutal military-led attacks on Rohingya Muslims in the country's Rakhine State.



Australia's envoy to China summoned over foreign interference law

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 22:59:02 GMT

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Australia's ambassador to China was summoned for a meeting at Beijing's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in another sign of heightened tensions over the Turnbull government's crackdown on foreign interference.



Fake document claims US Senator Charles Schumer sexually harassed staff member

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:03:02 GMT

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Here's a new way to fight back attempts to spread fake news: file a police report.



Mutiny in Parliament as rebel Tories defeat Theresa May's Brexit push

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 04:03:09 GMT

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British MPs have defeated Prime Minister Theresa May's government, voting to change her Brexit blueprint in a move which could complicate her efforts to sever ties with the European Union.



Let them eat kebab: EU okays doner meat

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:27:02 GMT

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Doner kebab vendors across Europe have won a victory in the European Parliament when European Union politicians failed to outlaw additives regularly used to preserve taste and moisture.



'The miracle of Alabama': Roy Moore's defeat greeted in Trump-weary Europe

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:05:05 GMT

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Roy Moore's defeat in the Tuesday special election may have come as a relief to liberal Americans, but in Europe it was taken as a sign that the United States has not totally lost its moral compass.



After attack threat, China warns Taiwan not to depend on foreigners

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:30:05 GMT

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Taiwan will fail to get foreign support for its cause, the Chinese government said on Wednesday after a Chinese diplomat threatened the self-ruled island with attack, while Taiwan said it was committed to peace.



'Dishevelled drunk': Republican finger-pointing starts after Alabama defeat

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:43:04 GMT

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Several Republicans had called on Roy Moore to drop out of the race and, in unusual scenes, they openly celebrated the shock win by their ideological opponent, Democrat Doug Jones. The win has left the Republicans with a slim 51-49 majority in the Senate.



USA Today calls Trump unfit to clean Obama's toilets in scathing editorial

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:58:02 GMT

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USA Today published a brutal editorial on Tuesday, local time, after President Donald Trump smeared Democratic senator Kirsten Gillibrand by saying she "would do anything" for campaign contributions.



Muslim leaders declare East Jerusalem Palestinian capital

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:32:06 GMT

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The world's largest bloc of Muslim countries declared East Jerusalem the capital of a future Palestinian state and called on the rest of the world to do the same.



Fire at a homeless camp sparked LA blaze that destroyed homes, officials say

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:26:06 GMT

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The blaze that swept through the hills of Los Angeles' ritzy Bel-Air area last week, destroying six homes, damaging a dozen more and threatening Australian media mogul Rupert Murdoch's vineyard, was sparked by a cooking fire at a homeless camp in a nearby ravine, city officials said.



'I was right': Donald Trump says he knew Roy Moore wouldn't win

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:45:04 GMT

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US President Donald Trump is defending his decision to initially back Senator Luther Strange against Roy Moore in Alabama's senate election.



China urged to make Australia 'feel the pain'

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:35:04 GMT

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As tensions rise between the Turnbull government and Beijing, South Korea's experience is a cautionary tale.



Italy declares state of emergency after Austrian pipeline blast

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:24:05 GMT

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Vienna: An explosion and fire that ripped through Austria's main gas pipeline hub has killed one person and injured 21 others, prompting Italy to declare a state of emergency as gas supplies were cut off for most of the day.



On the banks of the Tumen, China prepares for North Korean refugee tide

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:28:09 GMT

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It's an admission by China that instability in North Korea is increasingly likely, and that refugees could swarm across the Tumen River



Democrat Jones beats accused Moore to Senate seat in Alabama in setback for Trump

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:08:08 GMT

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Democrat Doug Jones has won Alabama's election for the US Senate, scoring an upset victory in a deeply conservative state.



Banana-throwing Thai leader on media warpath again

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:00:04 GMT

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Thai junta leader and Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha once threw a banana peel at reporters and has threatened to "probably execute" those who did not tell the truth.



Russia's mission in the Arab world is far from finished

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:56:04 GMT

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"We are not like the United States, we are not going to sell you weapons and then abandon you when you face problems".



Paris summit: Defiant US states join climate pledge

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:26:05 GMT

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Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia and Chile agreed the measure at a climate summit in Paris along with the two US states and provinces across Canada.



Another human foot washes ashore in Canada

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:05:02 GMT

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The exceptionally high tides this time of the year off British Columbia can turn the rocky western coast of Vancouver Island into a graveyard.



Mother of bully victim Keaton Jones, 11, faces backlash

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:09:02 GMT

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Questions arose about the mother's motives as numerous fundraising accounts linked to the issue appeared, one raising close to $US60,000 ($73,900) in three days.



Vladimir Putin aide eyes cryptocurrencies to beat sanctions, Russian newswire says

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 20:05:04 GMT

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An adviser to President Vladimir Putin said cryptocurrencies may help Russian banks avoid international sanctions, the Rambler News Service reported on Tuesday.



Social media destroying society with 'dopamine-driven feedback loops': ex-Facebook VP

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 21:34:04 GMT

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A former Facebook executive is making waves after he spoke out about his "tremendous guilt" over growing the social network, which he feels has eroded "the core foundations of how people behave by and between each other."



Ancient human-sized penguins once inhabited New Zealand, say researchers

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:49:03 GMT

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Scientists have unearthed in New Zealand fossil bones of what might be the heavyweight champion of the penguin world, a bird nearly 1.77 metres tall that thrived 55 to 60 million years ago, relatively soon after the demise of the dinosaurs.



Donald Trump attacks accusers, blames Democrats for womens' allegations

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:33:04 GMT

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President Donald Trump forcefully entered the national debate about sexual harassment on Tuesday.



Oscar Pistorius is bruised in prison brawl

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:24:04 GMT

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South African prison authorities said that Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee athletics star jailed for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, had been bruised in an altercation with a fellow inmate over the use of a public telephone in prison.



Four police officers wrestled with NYC bomb suspect as he pulled out a phone

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:17:05 GMT

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Four local police officers say they tackled the man who had just detonated a bomb in a New York City subway corridor as he tried to reach for his phone, fearing he might use it to detonate another device.



New York subway bomb suspect charged as police interview his wife

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:16:06 GMT

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A former hire car driver who allegedly set off a pipe bomb in one of New York City's busiest transport corridors allegedly posted on his Facebook minutes before the attack: "Trump you failed to protect your nation".



Cambodia's harshest jail claims life of Australian sex offender

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:24:03 GMT

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A convicted Australian child sex offender has died after spending seven years in Cambodia's harshest jail.



China businesses wary of Australia's 'suspicious attitude' amid political row

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 05:52:07 GMT

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Beijing: Chinese businesses are concerned that "anti-China" sentiment in Australia will put investments at risk or block Chinese energy deals, it has been reported.



Aussie Hells Angels member arrested over huge drug haul in Thailand

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 04:29:06 GMT

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Police have arrested an Australian Hells Angel and bar owner over an attempt to smuggle millions of dollars worth of crystal methamphetamines into a Thai port.