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Thursday, July 19, 2018
July 18, 2018 6:40:10 pm

Doctors, relatives and friends, some in yellow traditional garb, greeted the boys, aged 11 to 16, and their 25-year-old coach, who wore T-shirts emblazoned with a red graphic of a wild boar and carried in footballs they kicked gently on the set.

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July 18, 2018 6:01:18 pm

Minutes after Donald Trump tweeted that Russia will help with North Korea, the RIA news agency reported that a summit between the leaders of Russia and North Korea is "on the agenda".

Elon Musk apologises to Thai cave rescue diver for calling him a "pedo"
July 18, 2018 4:18:15 pm

An altercation had erupted between Musk and Unsworth after the latter rejected his proposal to send a 'mini-submarine' for the rescue of the 12 schoolboys and their football coach.

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July 18, 2018 2:11:52 pm

A 19-year-old Indian origin girl was killed when two small planes likely to piloted by trainers smashed into each other yesterday over the Florida Everglades near Miami.

As state of emergency ends, Turkey mulls new terror laws
July 18, 2018 2:02:44 pm

Turkey declared a state of emergency after a failed coup in 2016 and extended it seven times.

UN member states approve USD 6.69 billion for 13 peacekeeping operations in 2018-19
July 18, 2018 1:58:06 pm

Gay men and men who have sex with men remained most at risk of contracting HIV, along with female sex workers, drug users and transgender women, the Global Aids Update 2018 report noted.

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July 18, 2018 1:26:29 pm

Mitchell Garabedian says one of the victims wrote about her abuse to the late Cardinal Bernard Law, which proved that the former archbishop of Boston knew of sexual abuse by priests.

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July 18, 2018 1:22:04 pm

Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said an overnight 'frenzied' bombing campaign continued into Wednesday, with at least 350 missiles lobbed into Nawa and its surrounding areas.

Thailand to televise first public appearance of rescued cave boys on Wednesday
July 18, 2018 1:21:23 pm

The boys, their coach and some rescuers will be asked a series of carefully vetted questions submitted by journalists in advance, officials said.

July 18, 2018 12:56:08 pm

Roby faced the runoff test because she earned only 39 percent of the vote in the first primary contest back in June. Bright was the second-place finisher. Despite her past criticism of Trump, the White House eventually emerged as Roby's most powerful backer.

MGM sues Vegas shooting victims in push to avoid liability
July 18, 2018 10:40:44 am

The company argues in lawsuits filed in Nevada, California, New York and other states this week and last that it has "no liability of any kind" to survivors or families of slain victims under a federal law enacted after the September 11 terrorist attacks.

Texas executes man for 2004 slaying of store owner
July 18, 2018 10:20:04 am

The convict Christopher Young knew the victim's family and they had been vocal about not wanting Young put to death. In his final statement from the death chamber, Young said he loved his victim's family "like they love me".

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July 18, 2018 9:45:44 am

There was no official word on the deal but state-owned Ikhabriyah television station said there were "reports of an agreement to liberate thousands from the two towns".

July 18, 2018 9:34:08 am

The children's descriptions of various facilities are part of a report filed in federal court this week in Los Angeles in a case over whether the Trump administration is meeting its obligations under a long-standing settlement governing how young immigrants should be treated in custody.

US indicts 13 Russian nationals for election interference in 2016
July 18, 2018 1:01:24 pm

Manafort's lawyers said extensive pretrial news media coverage in the Washington region had interfered with Manafort's right to a fair trial. They also said potential jurors in the area were much more likely to have voted for Hillary Clinton than Trump.

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July 18, 2018 8:46:48 am

According to Trump, perhaps the most important issue they discussed was the reduction of nuclear weapons throughout the world. The United States and Russia have 90 per cent of the total nuclear weapons and it could have a big impact, he said.

Nicaraguan police surround, attack anti-government stronghold
July 18, 2018 8:44:10 am

At least 275 people have been killed in Nicaragua since protests erupted in April over a plan by Ortega's government to trim pension benefits.

Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries
July 18, 2018 8:35:52 am

Kilauea is sending to the sea as much as 26 times the amount of lava per second than it did during the 2016-17 eruption.

China cuts Air China's flight hours, launches safety review after incident
July 18, 2018 8:30:08 am

China's aviation regulator will cut Air China's flight hours for its Boeing 737 fleet by 10 percent and cancel the licences for the pilot and co-pilot involved in an emergency descent incident last week.

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July 18, 2018 12:48:13 pm

"I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place,'' Donald Trump said. But even then he made a point of adding, ``It could be other people also. A lot of people out there. There was no collusion at all.''

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