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Republicans would back postponing election if Trump asked

Forty-seven percent believe Trump won the popular vote. Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton received almost three million more popular votes than Trump, even though the Republican candidate prevailed in the electoral vote. Those who believed the previous election was influenced by voter fraud were more inclined to support the postponement of future elections. Of course this is still hypothetical.

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Canadian pastor freed by North Korea healthy, 'not in critical condition': family

Lim, who had visited North Korea dozens of times since 1997, was serving a life sentence of hard labour after he was arrested and convicted in 2015 of "crimes against the state". This week, Trudeau said a Canadian government delegation led by the country's national security adviser travelled to North Korea to discuss Lim's imprisonment.

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Sanzioni Onu, Corea del Nord contro Usa: "Pagheranno prezzo maggiore"

Secondo quanto comunicato, le sanzioni sarebbero l'esito di un " odioso complotto degli Usa per isolare e soffocare " la Corea del Nord . La Corea del Nord conferma che a giorni lancerĂ  quattro missili nel mare vicino all'Isola di Guam, territorio statunitense nel Mare delle Filippine e sede di importanti installazioni militari americane, con bombardieri strategici e circa 163.000 tra militari e civili.

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Trump's latest Twitter target: Mitch McConnell over health care

After McConnell suggested that Trump had " excessive expectations " about what could be accomplished on Capitol Hill, the president tweeted : "Senator Mitch McConnell said I had " excessive expectations ", but I don't think so". Gingrich said it was "goofy" for Republicans to be turning against one another, and that given the complexity of the issue he believes it could take between three and five years and as many as a dozen legislative attempts to replace the Affordable Care Act .

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Nawaz Sharif Embarks on Rally to Lahore, Likely to Hold Roadshow

Nawaz Sharif is leading a PML-N rally from Islamabad to Lahore via the Grand Trunk Road. The former prime minister of Pakistan , Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, is going to call on the people of Pakistan to decide for themselves whether he is guilty of the crimes he has been charged with.

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Russian Federation aims to cut dependence on United States payment systems

The U.S. wants to retain ties with Russian Federation despite alleged interference in the U.S. presidential election , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Monday. 'It is a stance on Russian Federation that is mostly negative and we see how the compliance with the proposals, ideas and concepts that took Trump to office is stuck.

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China, Philippines urged to abide by maritime ruling

While China is the most active in terms of building up the territories it controls, both the Philippines and Vietnam have begun to follow Beijing's lead. Vietnam is on its own to have stronger language on the South China Sea. "There's still no consensus", a diplomat said earlier during the weekend, according to Agence France-Presse.

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Venezuela Assembly Declares Itself Top Government Body

Zeid warned that "these violations have occurred amid the breakdown of the rule of law in Venezuela , with constant attacks by the Government against the National Assembly and the Attorney-General's Office". "The Constituent Assembly got off on the right foot", Maduro said on Sunday. The Supreme Court said she would be investigated for what it called serious violations and offenses.

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Sensex plunges over 216 points, ends below 32000-mark

On global front, as per Reuters, Asian shares and United States stock futures slipped and investors piled into havens such as U.S. Treasuries, gold and the yen as tensions on the Korean peninsula escalated, with Pyongyang saying it is considering plans to attack Guam.

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Trump's Views On America's Opioid Crisis Are Completely Wrong - Here's Why

Trump said Tuesday that he is not declaring a national emergency over the intensifying opioid crisis as suggested by a commission he himself organized. "If they do start, it's awfully tough to get off", Trump said. "The best way to prevent drug addiction and overdoses is to prevent people from abusing drugs in the first place", he said.

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Mayo Clinic Named Best Hospital In Nation For 2nd Time

Medicine said. U.S. News & World Report ranked the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville as the best hospital in Florida. "For almost three decades, we've strived to make hospital quality more transparent to health care consumers nationwide", said Ben Harder, managing editor and chief of health analysis at U.S.

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Korea will be met with fire and fury

The Washington Post first reported that the nation had such capability, based on a Defense Intelligence Agency assessment read to the newspaper it verified with two USA officials. The Donald Trump administration (and its supporters) is giving itself a high-five over the passage of U.N. Security Council Resolution 2371, which imposes harsh new economic sanctions on North Korea.

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Australia's parliament could legalise gay marriage if referendum gets go-ahead

Goss said . In June 2015, Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester became the first Nationals MP to support same-sex marriage. "It won't be me only, the whole show would blow up", Broad told the Sunraysia Daily newspaper. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said Labor would not support the plebiscite . Tasmanian crossbench senator Jacqui Lambie, who voted in favour of the plebscite last November, said she would not support a postal vote.

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'Sanctuary city' Chicago sues Trump administration

Todd gets reaction from Robert Law, Government Relations Director for FAIR, the Federation for American Immigration Reform. In a letter to Sessions, Republican Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry denied that New Mexico's largest city is a sanctuary for immigrants living in the country illegally and said he has been trying to work with immigration authorities since taking office in 2009.

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Ride Manufacturer Reveals The Cause Of Deadly Ohio State Fair Accident

The Netherlands-based KMG International said in a statement that excessive corrosion was found on the inside of the gondola support beam, dangerously reducing the metal arm's thickness over the years. The ride, which was 18 years old, was reportedly inspected several times before and during the fair. His family has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

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South African MPs To Use Secret Ballot In Vote On Zuma

She said she would not recuse herself from preceding over the motion as requested by some opposition parties, saying this had "no constitutional basis and is legally misplaced". The main opposition Democratic Alliance party urged ANC lawmakers to vote Zuma out. While the removal of Jacob Zuma will not solve every problem in our nation, it would be the beginning of a national rebuilding project that is urgently required.

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King Abdullah II Chopper Lands in Ramallah for Talks with Abbas

It comes amid tensions between Israel and Abbas over a Jerusalem holy site, and Israel and Jordan over an incident in which an Israeli security guard in Amman killed two Jordanians after one of them attacked him. It is the Jordanian royal's first visit in five years to the city of Ramallah, a Palestinian official said. Jordan, which is the custodian of the site, reacted angrily to the new measures, while Palestinians responded with days of protests.

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Manhunt Underway in Mo. After Police Officer Fatally Shot During Traffic Stop

Michael had been with the police department for less than one year, Lowe said . "In a small community, the police department is very tight-knit, so it's obviously devastating for the family and also for the police department", Lowe said.

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Ministers adopt South China Sea code framework

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the move created a solid foundation for negotiations that could start this year if "the situation in the South China Sea is generally stable and on the premise that there is no major interference from outside parties".

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6 things that lasted longer than Scaramucci in the White House

Just day's before his departure, Mr Scaramucci had engaged in a swear word-laden tirade against other senior members of the President's senior staff. But, you know ... not in our government, please. And she did it Last Friday when Scaramucci was Ramsey Bolton, sitting on the Iron Throne having just successfully feeding Preibus to the dogs or #swamps, if you please.

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Venezuela Claims to Control 'Attack' at Military Base

They said they were acting in response to a ruling by the government-stacked Supreme Court, which banned Ortega from leaving the country and froze her bank accounts while it weighs criminal charges against her for alleged irregularities. A statement from Padrino Lopez also mentions the recording of a video by a military officer who was dismissed three years ago "for betraying the homeland and rebellion" and fled the country.

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No drastic improvement in Dilip Kumar's health: doctors

Tweets from the actor's Twitter handle said, "Dilip Saab is doing much better now". The 94-year-old actor was admitted to the city-based Lilavati Hospital in suburban Bandra on Wednesday morning due to dehydration and urinary tract infection.

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Darshan Lal becomes first Hindu minister of Pakistan in over two decades

On the foreign policy front, Khawaja Asif, the newly-appointed foreign minister, must formulate a policy that clears out the ambiguity surrounding the issues like Pakistan's stance over the Qatar crisis and Pakistan's policy towards the growing regional tussle between China and India.

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Why Trump, Congress must shore up Obamacare

In an order , the court says the states have "demonstrated the appropriateness of their intervention". The Trump administration failed last week in its latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare , but that doesn't mean the Republican Party is finished.

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UN Chief Decries Stockpile of 15000 Nuclear Weapons by Countries

On August 6, 1945, a United States B-29 plane had dropped a bomb over Hiroshma at 8:15 am, marking the first use of an atomic weapon. "Our country is committed to leading the global community by encouraging both sides to make progress towards abolishing nuclear arms", he added, without directly referring to the United Nations treaty.