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Silverstone: British Grand Prix's future in doubt

The future of the Grand Prix of England in Silverstone is threatened after the owners of the legendary circuit are availing themselves of the option to withdraw from the agreement with the Formula ...

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President sued over 'unconstitutional' blocking on Twitter

President sued over 'unconstitutional' blocking on Twitter

The White House confirmed that his tweets are official statements , and it's preserving them as public presidential communications. According to the Knight First Amendment Institute, which repr...

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Bipartisanship is best answer to addressing health care

Bipartisanship is best answer to addressing health care

Members of the Senate Republican Conference could be briefed on the process Tuesday when they meet for a closed-door lunch. The announcement comes as disagreements within the Republican Party have d...

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Beachgoers form human chain to rescue family caught in riptide

Beachgoers form human chain to rescue family caught in riptide

According to The Post , there was no lifeguard on duty and law enforcement wanted to wait for a rescue boat. Jessica Simmons and her husband, Derek, were standing on a pier off the coast of Pan...

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United States says missile defense system successfully intercepts projectile during test

United States says missile defense system successfully intercepts projectile during test

The drill was previously scheduled in June and comes a week after North Korea successfully test-launched an intermediate-range ballistic missile capable of hitting Alaska . These three countries ...

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How the greatest aviation tragedy was averted in San Francisco last Friday!

How the greatest aviation tragedy was averted in San Francisco last Friday!

Ross Aimer, CEO of Aero Consulting Experts, told Mercury News in a story published Monday. "If you can imagine an Airbus colliding with four aircraft full of fuel and passengers, you can imagine h...

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Russian Federation 'ready to expel 30 USA diplomats' in sanctions row

Lavrov also emphasized that although the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member countries "are not yet prepared for such a talk", "positive trends in their ranks" can already been seen. The US clos...

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Most Republicans say colleges have negative impact on US

Most Republicans say colleges have negative impact on US

Overall, the majority of the U.S. public, or 55 percent, say they believe colleges and universities have positive effects on the way things are going in the United States. While Republicans' views...

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Decision to extend martial law up to Duterte - Palace

Decision to extend martial law up to Duterte - Palace

Both the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police chiefs already said they would likely recommend the extension of martial law given the continuing conflict in Marawi. Th...

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Donald Trump to make state visit to Britain next year

Donald Trump to make state visit to Britain next year

The PM invited President Trump to visit the United Kingdom during her visit to Washington in January when their talks at the White House were overshadowed by pictures of him holding her hand. Mr Cor...

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Clashes shake west Mosul after victory over IS declared

Clashes shake west Mosul after victory over IS declared

Today, Townsend said his team received another report that the ISIS fighters are interested in seriously surrendering, though he didn't have further details on that effort, which was unfolding as ...

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Bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims was attacked twice: JK government

Bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims was attacked twice: JK government

The attack coincided with the first anniversary of the death of Burhan Wani, a 21-year-old commander of the militant separatist group Hizbul Mujaheedin. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was further briefe...

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Sunac to pay US$9.3bn in Wanda deal

Sunac to pay US$9.3bn in Wanda deal

With the latest deal, Sun targeted assets from fellow-billionaire Wang Jianlin, who was among the most acquisitive Chinese tycoons up until past year. Wanda has been investing heavily in entertainment...

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Turkey opposition chief meets jailed MP after mass rally

Turkey opposition chief meets jailed MP after mass rally

The coup's defeat even spawned an officially-approved anthem that blares out at Erdogan rallies: "On the night of July 15, the weather was hot/ An attempt of betrayal that burned the heart". He also u...

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China : US apologised for mistakenly calling Xi Jinping leader of Taiwan

China : US apologised for mistakenly calling Xi Jinping leader of Taiwan

The Chinese foreign ministry spokesman later noted that the Trump White House apologized and corrected its error. Xi is president of the People's Republic of China, while the Republic of China is th...

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George Pell Arrives Back In Australia

George Pell Arrives Back In Australia

Pell insists he is innocent and is looking forward to fighting the charges in court at the end of the month. A Vatican spokesman said the Secretariat for the Economy will continue its work during Ca...

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NY commuters face 'summer of hell'

NY commuters face 'summer of hell'

Around the same time, he wrote a letter to President Donald Trump asking for federal help and appealing to Trump's NY roots. Sean Cribbin, 27, who works in asset management, said he was grateful tha...

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Conservatives, moderates split over health care bill

Conservatives, moderates split over health care bill

Shelley Moore Capito , R-W.Va., is one of the loudest GOP voices opposing the bill, as 30% of people in her state rely on Medicaid , she told Politico. Those dug-in corners of the caucus disagree o...

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Canada declares state of emergency as 138 'extraordinary' wildfires spread

Canada declares state of emergency as 138 'extraordinary' wildfires spread

Rob Schweizer, manager of the Kamloops Fire Centre, said it had been an unprecedented 24 hours. "They're quite close to eachother", said Birkner. Seguin expressed his gratitude to the residents of...

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High Court judge asks Charlie Gard's parents for new evidence

High Court judge asks Charlie Gard's parents for new evidence

Great Ormond Hospital said they denied the transfer for legal reasons. Yates told Daily Mail she was "heartbroken" over the hospital's initial decision to keep Mahoney out of the little boy's room...

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Trump Jr met with Russian lawyer after being promised damaging Clinton info

Trump Jr met with Russian lawyer after being promised damaging Clinton info

In the midst of a hotly contested campaign, the eldest son of President Donald Trump , Paul J. Manafort, the president's campaign manager at the time , and his son in law Jared Kushner , all met wi...

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Qatar to demand compensation for damages resulting from Arab blockade

Qatar to demand compensation for damages resulting from Arab blockade

Sheikh Mohamed discussed with Johnson the latest developments of the siege laid on Qatar and all the illegal measures taken against Qatar. Shutting down the Doha-based Al Jazeera broadcaster, severi...

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Calls to evacuate Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo put pressure on China

Calls to evacuate Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo put pressure on China

Joseph Herman from the University of Texas' cancer centre and Markus Büchler of the University of Heidelberg surgery department, released a joint statement saying a medical evacuation would have to ha...

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Tillerson Set To Meet Poroshenko In First Official Visit To Ukraine

He added, "I think the point was made that this was an issue that really has the American people quite concerned and again it, too, stands as an obstacle to our ability to improve our relationship bet...

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Gunmen kill 1, wound 8 at OH maternity party

Gunmen kill 1, wound 8 at OH maternity party

Love told reporters there was one or two shooters. One of those injured was the pregnant woman who the party was for. Both suspected shooters, donning hooded sweatshirts, fled the scene, another w...

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James Harden Signs NBA Record Supermax Extension With The Rockets

James Harden Signs NBA Record Supermax Extension With The Rockets

To the first question if it is worth it for Harden to sign the biggest contract extension in NBA History, is that it is not as worth it as one might think. Anthony is now locked in with the N...

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Moving California fires threaten hundreds of homes

Moving California fires threaten hundreds of homes

A series of 15 large wildfires laid siege to portions of California on Saturday as more than 3,000 firefighters battled the flames and triple-digit heat in what officials fear is a sign of a hard po...

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WEEKEND: Hot & humid with afternoon storms

WEEKEND: Hot & humid with afternoon storms

Highs will reach the lower 90s in the Upstate and middle 80s in the mountains with a mix of clouds and sunshine until storms develop early this afternoon in western North Carolina and spread into the ...

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BC wildfires lead to a number of highway closures

BC wildfires lead to a number of highway closures

Transportation Minister Todd Stone describes the situation as urgent and says the extraordinary step of declaring an emergency was necessary to co-ordinate the crisis response and ensure public safety...

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Trump, with Peña Nieto, 'absolutely' wants Mexico to fund border wall

Trump, with Peña Nieto, 'absolutely' wants Mexico to fund border wall

Seconds earlier, Trump had said, "It's great to be with my friend, the president of Mexico". -Mexican border and have Mexico pay for construction. "I've said time again; Mexico will not pay for any wa...

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