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As some demonstrators lobbed rocks and molotov cocktails, law enforcement has countered with increasingly violent tactics - including one videotaped incident in which a flaming police vehicle plowed into a crowd of protesters on their way to the National Assembly .
  • Philippines says Trump called Duterte to affirm alliance

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    The White House statement noted that Trump and Duterte discussed the country's war on drugs, The Hill magazine reported . "Dictators are not going to respond to praise either by changing their foreign policy or the way they govern". Summary executions are common, sometimes aimed at Kim's suspected rivals. He was accused of being responsible for the execution of more than 1,000 dealers when he was mayor.
  • Turkey's opposition criticizes president's party ties

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    Sixteen chapters have been opened out of a total of 35 since accession talks began in October 2005, although Turkey's bid to be a part of the bloc dates back to the 1960s. AKP spokesman Yasin Aktay said Erdogan will also likely be reinstalled as party chairman on May 21 at an extraordinary AKP congress. "I am today returning to my home, my love , my passion", Erdogan said.
  • Zidane says people should stop Le Pen in French election

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    Zidane, who was born in Marseille and comes from Algerian descent, took a similar stance when Jean-Marie Le Pen - Ms Le Pen's father - made it to the second round of the 2002 presidential election. Jalkh replaced Marine Le Pen as the party's president after she stepped aside from the role on Monday in an attempt to broaden her appeal to non-FN voters and concentrate on running her campaign for the second round of the presidential election.
  • Alert McDonald's worker helps police find Steve Stephens

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    Shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday, Pennsylvania State Police received a tip that the vehicle police were looking for in connection to Stephens was in a McDonald's parking lot near Erie, Pennsylvania, about 100 miles northeast of Cleveland, Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said at a news conference this morning.
  • Quake Rattles Alaska, Canada Border Area: USGS

    Quake Rattles Alaska, Canada Border Area: USGS

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    Other aftershocks ranged from magnitudes 2 to 5. The USGS put the quakes' epicentre inside Canada's Yukon Territory in a wilderness preserve about 83 kilometres (52 miles) northwest of Skagway, Alaska. The second came at 14:18 GMT at a depth of 10 kilometers (6 miles). Vaughan says it would have jarred people awake and knocked items off shelves. "There had been a much larger natural disaster that occurred there quite a few years ago, magnitude eight".
  • Jesus starting bodes well for Man City, not so much for Boro

    Jesus starting bodes well for Man City, not so much for Boro

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    All four of the games Jesus has started for City since his arrival, they have picked up all three points - 12/12, a 100% record. Despite an FA Cup win over Boro in March, it's hard to forget that they held City to a 1-1 draw at the Etihad back in November, one of the results that have contributed to a disappointing campaign for Pep's men.
  • Palestinians say 3 wounded at protests for prisoners

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    A series of demonstrations have been held in the West Bank in support of the prisoners, occasionally resulting in clashes with Israeli forces. Between 1,300 and 1,500 detainees have been on a hunger strike for 12 days demanding better conditions.
  • Kevin O'Leary's political career to date

    Kevin O'Leary's political career to date

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    President Donald Trump and touts his experience as a negotiator. While Bernier and O'Leary have been running neck-and-neck, O'Leary said the ranked ballot system being used in the race made his own victory unlikely. O'Leary's problem wasn't leading on the first ballot, but growing to a majority in subsequent readouts of the preferential ballot. Bernier at one point called O'Leary a "loser", and each campaign more or less accused the other of voter fraud, though the allegations were never ...
  • Brexit: Chancellor Merkel warns UK on scope of talks with EU

    Brexit: Chancellor Merkel warns UK on scope of talks with EU

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    The German Chancellor underlined that the EU's 28 member states should adopt a common policy on future relations with Turkey, based on a clear and smart approach. She insisted that believing the United Kingdom could obtain advantages more or less equivalent, after leaving the European Union , to those which it now enjoys, "would be a waste of time".