Thai navy tows floating home of U.S. fugitive

Thai navy tows floating home of U.S. fugitive

A floating cabin said to be the world' first 'seastead' has been towed to shore by Thailand for violating its sovereignty.
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Samsung delays Galaxy Fold events in Hong Kong, Shanghai

Samsung delays Galaxy Fold events in Hong Kong, Shanghai

Samsung has postponed media events for the Galaxy Fold planned for this week in Hong Kong and Shanghai, according to a company official, days after reviewers of the foldable phone reported defective samples.
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Sri Lanka attacks carried out by suicide bombers - investigator

Sri Lanka attacks carried out by suicide bombers - investigator

Seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks on churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka that killed at least 290 people and wounded more than 500, an investigator said on Monday, while a government spokesman said an international network was involv
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New blast in Sri Lanka caught on camera

New blast in Sri Lanka caught on camera

An explosive went off near a church in Sri Lanka where scores were killed the previous day, as bomb squad officials were trying to defuse the device.
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Former Nissan boss indicted on a fresh charge

Former Nissan boss indicted on a fresh charge

A Tokyo court says Japanese prosecutors have indict former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn on a charge of aggravated breach of trust, bringing a fourth charge against him on the day his detention period was set to expire. Mia Womersley reports
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Sri Lanka says attacks carried out by suicide bombers

Sri Lanka says attacks carried out by suicide bombers

Seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks that killed 290 people and wounded more than 500, an investigator said on Monday.
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U.S. to end sanctions waivers on Iran oil exports: sources

U.S. to end sanctions waivers on Iran oil exports: sources

Sources close to Reuters said that the U.S. is planning to announce an end to sanctions waivers on the import of oil from Iran, in an effort to drive the amount of oil exported from the country down to zero.
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Arrests after Sri Lanka death toll rises to 290

Arrests after Sri Lanka death toll rises to 290

Police said on Monday 24 people had been arrested, a day after a string of bombings at churches and luxury hotels across the Indian Ocean island killed 290 people and wounded about 500.
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Comedian wins Ukrainian presidential race

Comedian wins Ukrainian presidential race

Ukraine entered uncharted political waters on Sunday after an exit poll showed Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a comedian with no political experience and few detailed policies, had easily won enough votes to become the next president of a country at war. Colet
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Leader of armed group arrested for stopping migrants

Leader of armed group arrested for stopping migrants

Sixty-nine year-old Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group that is stopping undocumented migrants after they cross the U.S. border, has been arrested by the FBI.
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Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200

Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200

Easter Day bomb blasts at a series of Sri Lankan churches and hotels killed at least 207 people and wounded hundreds, hospital and police officials said, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago.
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Comedian favorite to win Ukranian election as voters head to polls

Comedian favorite to win Ukranian election as voters head to polls

Ukrainians began voting on Sunday in an election expected to thrust a comedian with no prior political experience into the presidency of a country at war and hungry for change.
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Death toll rises after Easter blasts in Sri Lanka

Death toll rises after Easter blasts in Sri Lanka

Easter Day bomb blasts at a series of Sri Lankan churches and hotels killed at least 207 people and wounded hundreds, hospital and police officials said, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago.
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Easter Day bombs kill about 100 in attacks on Sri Lankan churches, hotels

Easter Day bombs kill about 100 in attacks on Sri Lankan churches, hotels

Easter Day bomb blasts at three Sri Lankan churches and three luxury hotels killed about 100 people and wounded more than 400, a hospital director and police officials said, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ag
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Pop singer Adele parts with husband

Pop singer Adele parts with husband

British pop singer Adele and her husband have separated, her representatives said on Saturday (April 20). Grace Lee has more.
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NK slams Bolton, calls for Pompeo replacement

NK slams Bolton, calls for Pompeo replacement

North Korea criticized another White House official this week, taking aim at President Trump's U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton just days after Pyongyang said it wanted Secretary of State Mike Pompeo replaced in nuclear talks. Colette Luke
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Beyonce's Netflix deal reportedly worth $60 million

Beyonce's Netflix deal reportedly worth $60 million

Netflix struck a three-project deal with Beyonce worth $60 million, according to Variety.
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Death toll in Congo boat accident rises to 40

Death toll in Congo boat accident rises to 40

More bodies have been discovered from a Congo boat accident earlier in the week, bringing the total death toll to at least 40, the country's interim minister told Reuters on Saturday. More than 100 people are still missing. Conway G.
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'Sea home' raided of couple facing death penalty

'Sea home' raided of couple facing death penalty

The Thai navy on Saturday boarded the floating cabin of a fugitive U.S. bitcoin trader and his Thai girlfriend, both prominent members of the "seasteading" movement who possibly face the death sentence for setting up their offshore home.
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Clashes break out between police and yellow vest rioters in Paris

Clashes break out between police and yellow vest rioters in Paris

Clashes broke out between dozens of demonstrators and police in Paris on the 23rd Saturday of yellow-vest protests after authorities warned that rioters could return to the French capital to spark a new wave of violence.
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Journalist killing highlights risks for Northern Ireland

Journalist killing highlights risks for Northern Ireland

Two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting dead of journalist Lyra McKee during a riot in Londonderry, the Police Service of Northern Ireland announced on Saturday.
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Emotional scenes as CA child abuse couple sentenced

Emotional scenes as CA child abuse couple sentenced

A Southern California couple was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Friday after pleading guilty to charges stemming from charges that they beat, starved and shackled their 13 children in the family's home. Gavino Garay has the story.
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U.S. House issues subpoena for full Mueller report

U.S. House issues subpoena for full Mueller report

U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler issued a subpoena on Friday to obtain the full Russia investigation report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, saying he cannot accept a redacted version that “leaves most of Congress in the dark.
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Pompeo says he's staying, despite N. Korea demand

Pompeo says he's staying, despite N. Korea demand

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday his diplomatic efforts will continue toward the goal of denuclearization of North Korea, a day after a North Korean official said it no longer wanted to deal with him in talks.
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Mali government resigns after ethnic killings

Mali government resigns after ethnic killings

Mali's prime minister and his entire government resigned on Thursday after legislators discussed bringing a motion of no confidence because of the massacre and a failure to disarm militias or beat back militants.
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Ukraine set to elect comedian as next president

Ukraine set to elect comedian as next president

Ukrainians fed up with entrenched corruption and hungry for change are likely to elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a comedian with no previous political experience, as their next president in a run-off vote on Sunday.
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North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from talks; U.S. plays down weapons test

North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from talks; U.S. plays down weapons test

North Korea says it no longer wanted to deal with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and said he should be replaced in talks by someone more mature, hours after it announced its first weapons test since nuclear talks broke down.
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Democrats blast Barr, call for Mueller to testify

Democrats blast Barr, call for Mueller to testify

Democrats on Thursday blasted Attorney General William Barr for defending President Trump prior to the release of the Mueller report, then called for the Special Counsel himself to testify before Congress.
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Trump feared Mueller was 'end' of presidency

Trump feared Mueller was 'end' of presidency

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report released Thursday details at times a chaotic Trump White House – revealing moments of desperation, insubordination and misleading messaging.
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Wall Street ends slightly higher

Wall Street ends slightly higher

Industrials led the S&P 500 and the Dow moderately higher on Thursday in the wake of robust U.S. economic data, healthy corporate earnings reports and two tech IPOs.
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Mueller report reveals Trump actions to impede inquiry

Mueller report reveals Trump actions to impede inquiry

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russia’s role in the 2016 U.S. election describes in extensive and sometimes unflattering detail a series of actions by President Donald Trump to impede the probe, raising questions about whether he commit
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Stay away from Pinterest stock, says Hilary Kramer

Stay away from Pinterest stock, says Hilary Kramer

A&G Capital chief investment officer Hilary Kramer also tells Reuters' Fred Katayama the other tech company that went public Friday, Zoom, could become a takeout target.
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Pinterest, Zoom open strong in public trading

Pinterest, Zoom open strong in public trading

Social media company Pinterest and video conferencing service Zoom had successful stock market debuts Thursday, so far living up to the hype of what is expected to be a hot year for tech IPOs.
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Samsung's $2,000 foldable phones are cracking -reports

Samsung's $2,000 foldable phones are cracking -reports

Samsung's highly-anticipated Galaxy Fold may have a problem. Journalists with review versions of the nearly $2,000 foldable phone are complaining of cracked screens and other malfunctions only days after taking the gadget out of the box. Conway G.
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Notre-Dame firefighters 'honored' at Elysee Palace

Notre-Dame firefighters 'honored' at Elysee Palace

Firefighters who tackled the Notre-Dame blaze said they were "honored" to be recognised by French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace on Thursday.
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Retail sales rebound in March

Retail sales rebound in March

Retail sales in the U.S. rose by the most in 1-1/2 years in March, indicating economic growth picked up in the first quarter after a false start.
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UK vote would boost EU parliament's eurosceptics

UK vote would boost EU parliament's eurosceptics

Britain's Brexit extension will give Eurosceptic parties in European Parliament elections a higher percentage of seats - but what does that really mean? Lauren Anthony reports.
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Barr defends Trump before release of Mueller report

Barr defends Trump before release of Mueller report

Attorney General Barr offered a spirited defense of President Trump ahead of the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, emphasizing that it found no collusion between Trump's campaign and Moscow
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Global economy: UK shoppers defy Brexit gloom, but trade blues hit Germany, Japan

Global economy: UK shoppers defy Brexit gloom, but trade blues hit Germany, Japan

Weak manufacturing surveys from Asia and Europe stoked fears of a widespread slowdown in growth on Thursday. But, as David Pollard reports, Brexit appears to be doing little to dampen Britain's appetite for shopping.
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Russian artist sends political message with candy

Russian artist sends political message with candy

Yulia Gavrilova expresses her political preference for Ukraine's presidential elections with a portrait of candidate Volodymyr Zelenskiy, made from candy.
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Intrigued by life on Mars? Go to the Gobi desert

Intrigued by life on Mars? Go to the Gobi desert

A Mars simulation base has opened in the barren hills of China's Gansu province, after the country's moon probe success stirred public appetite for space exploration.
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Facebook uploaded email contacts of 1.5 million users

Facebook uploaded email contacts of 1.5 million users

Facebook said on Wednesday it may have "unintentionally uploaded" email contacts of 1.5 million new users since May 2016, in what seems to be the latest privacy-related issue faced by the social media company.
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British diver who helped Thai cave boys is rescued himself

British diver who helped Thai cave boys is rescued himself

A British diver who disappeared while diving in a rural part of Tennessee was rescued on Wednesday (April 17).
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Markets: Unilever, Nestle soothe economic nerves, but Kering sinks

Markets: Unilever, Nestle soothe economic nerves, but Kering sinks

Food and consumer giants cheered investors on an otherwise gloomy day on Europe's share markets. As David Pollard reports, Unilever and Nestle topped forecasts - but Kering shares sank on worries over sales of its Gucci brand.
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North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from talks

North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from talks

North Korea says it no longer wanted to deal with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and said he should be replaced in talks by someone more mature, hours after it announced its first weapons test since nuclear talks broke down.
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Designs of the future at the Shanghai Auto Show

Designs of the future at the Shanghai Auto Show

The world's automakers are displaying their most exciting new designs at this year's Shanghai Auto Show and many are visions of how cars could look when they're powered by electricity and when they can drive themselves.
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Indonesia's polls show early win for Joko Widodo

Indonesia's polls show early win for Joko Widodo

In Indonesia's elections, unofficial results show that incumbent President Joko Widodo leads by a comfortable margin against challenger Probowo Subianto.
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London eco-activists turn to superglue

London eco-activists turn to superglue

Environmental activists glued themselves to a train, lorry, building and to each other in a series of protests to force Britain to take more radical measures to avert climate change.
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