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Helicopter attack targets Venezuela's Supreme Court - CNN
(CNN) A police helicopter launched a daring attack on the Venezuelan Supreme Court Tuesday, in a dramatic escalation of the months-long crisis engulfing the regime of President Nicolas Maduro. The helicopter was apparently stolen and piloted by an ...

Trump's bogus Time cover ? the fake news that launched an army of memes - Washington Post
It didn't take long for real news about President Trump's fake news, in the form of a sham Time magazine cover, to light up the Internet. The Washington Post's David A. Fahrenthold reported Tuesday that copies of a phony Time magazine cover dated March ...

'I bet she treats you well': Trump calls over Irish reporter, compliments her 'nice smile' - Washington Post
While President Trump spoke over the phone with Ireland's new prime minister Leo Varadkar Tuesday, congratulating him on his recent win, he made eye contact with a female reporter in the room. ?We have a lot of your Irish press watching us right now,? ...

David Duckenfield faces Hillsborough charges with five others - BBC News
Former Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter and five other senior figures will be prosecuted over the 1989 Hillsborough disaster. Mr Duckenfield was match commander at the FA Cup semi-final when 96 Liverpool fans were fatally ...

Exclusive: China's CNPC Suspends Fuel Sales to North Korea as Risks Mount-Sources - New York Times
BEIJING ? China National Petroleum Corp has suspended sales of fuel to North Korea over concerns the state-owned oil company won't get paid, as pressure mounts on Pyongyang to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes, three sources told Reuters.
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China's newest destroyer seen as challenge to Asia rivals - CNN
(CNN) China launched its newest warship on Wednesday, a large guided-missile destroyer touted as the latest in naval technology and seen as a challenge to naval rivals in Asia. The ship, dubbed the Type 055 class, represents a big step in the country's ...

Video: Bus slams into Englishman, who gets up and carries on - Washington Post
Simon Smith was crossing a street in Reading, England, shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday morning and had just stepped onto the pavement when a double-decker bus sped around a corner, careening in his direction. Just as Smith turned his head, the purple bus ...

State Department reprimands China over sex trafficking and forced labor - Washington Post
The State Department on Tuesday listed China as one of the countries with the worst records on sex trafficking and forced labor, a downgraded designation that Beijing labeled irresponsible and which could complicate Washington's efforts to further ...

Yes he can: 'Clever boy' Obama returns to Indonesia for family vacation - Reuters
Former President Barack Obama (C) waves while walking with his daughter Malia during a visit to the 9th-century Borobudur Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Pius Erlangga. 1/6. left. right. Former U.S. President Barack ...


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