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A merger between the NDP and Green Party is also contentious, with 40 per cent of respondents saying this would make them happy, and 43 per cent saying they would be upset. But that handful of seats, mostly in Metro Vancouver, has changed the landscape of the whole province. "They reminded us that we need to be humble".
  • In phone conversation, Moon and Trump reaffirm alliance

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    Many analysts say Moon likely won't pursue drastic rapprochement policies because North Korea's nuclear programme has progressed significantly since he was in the Roh government a decade ago. On the other hand, Trump shocked the South Koreans by announcing at the end of April that South Korea would have to pay $1 billion for the THAAD system, despite an existing agreement that the United States would bear the cost.
  • Three dead, including sheriff's deputy, in rural Arkansas shooting

    Three dead, including sheriff's deputy, in rural Arkansas shooting

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    Authorities say the suspect was holed up in that home before he surrendered. Their bodies remained at the location as police negotiated with Bowden on Thursday afternoon. Mainhart had spent five years in the Yell County Sheriff's Office, and has been a law enforcement officer for more than 20 years, according to an ASP press release.
  • EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier on Ireland visit

    EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier on Ireland visit

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    Ireland will be in a "unique position" among European Union nations after Brexit because of its close links to Britain and its shared border with Northern Ireland, Barnier said . The EU Parliament and figures in the Commission such as Junker have already expressed sympathy for this position and cited the continued membership of the EU through Irish citizenship as an avenue for citizens in Northern Ireland.
  • 2nd of 4 Confederate monuments removed

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    Like that monument, the Davis memorial was being taken down in the wee hours. The suit contends that a statue of Confederate General P.G.T. Beauregard on horseback at the main entrance to New Orleans City Park is not owned by the city. The statue was first unveiled in 1911. In 2004, the words " slave owner " were painted on the base of the monument. The monument, an estimated 18 feet tall, had a bronze likeness of Davis standing astride a tall stone pedestal.
  • Confident Tories will target SNP big names

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    Ruth Davidson has confidently, perhaps over-confidently, set Mr Robertson in her sights, but next month's election will be fought under first past the post rather than the single transferable vote, and that works against the Conservatives even with large swings.
  • Indian troops in Kashmir wound at least 4

    Indian troops in Kashmir wound at least 4

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    Twenty-three security personnel were killed in the two-year period, it said. It said in 2015, 39 security personnel and 17 civilians were killed in 208 militancy related incidents, while 108 militants were killed in encounters. "Four civilians were injured", a spokesman of the army said. India accuses Pakistan of supporting and training the groups operating in the territory, while the latter country describes them as non-governmental groups.
  • Explosion at Mexico fireworks depot kills at least 14

    Explosion at Mexico fireworks depot kills at least 14

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    The fireworks were due to be used for the local patron saint's festival on May 15 and were stored inside a house behind a church. Another three died from their injuries after they were taken to local hospitals. In that catastrophe, the sky filled with multicolored smoke as the San Pablito market echoed with the crack and thunder of exploding fireworks. The use of fireworks during holiday festivities is very common in Mexico , sometimes with fatal consequences.
  • Reports of me joining BJP is baseless, says Kapil Mishra

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    Raising slogans against the AAP government and Kejriwal, the protesters marched towards the chief minister's residence when they were stopped by the police. He also alleged that Mr Jain informed him about "settling land deals worth Rs. 50 crore for Kejriwal's relative". For more than twenty hours, news channels have gone into a tizzy on the Delhi water tanker scam and explosive allegations made by a former Delhi minister.
  • Trump praises Macron for 'big win' in France's election

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    Japanese shares ended higher Monday in the wake of Emmanuel Macron's victory in the final round of the French presidential election. "I know the divisions in our nation, which have led some to vote for the extremes. "Leading into the election, with many polls predicting Macron's victory, we saw safe-haven buying easing into end of last week". Macron's victory represents a decisive rejection of the populist Le Pen and the anti-EU and anti-immigrant views espoused by her and her National Front ...
  • Metro fares hiked by up to 66 per cent

    Metro fares hiked by up to 66 per cent

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    This arrangement will be in place till September. From October 1, the fare slabs will begin from ₹10 with a maximum fare of ₹60. Addressing media in New Delhi, Executive Director of Corporate Communications in DMRC, Anuj Dayal said, the DMRC board has accepted the recommendation of the Fare Fixation Committee (FFC).
  • A new type of deal to reduce violence in Syria

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    The deal unveiled by Russian Federation on Thursday to set up four "de-escalation zones" is backed by Turkey and Iran . The U.S. was represented at the talks in Kazakhstan though Nauert said it was neither a "direct participant" nor a party to the agreement.
  • Flood, frost advisories in effect for parts of region

    Flood, frost advisories in effect for parts of region

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    Bring plants and animals inside and keep the ice scraper handy for the morning if you park your vehicle outside. The breeze calms down for Tuesday under mostly sunny skies. Any accumulations will be very light and remain confined to non-paved surfaces in the highest terrain. We had a chilly day on Monday, with daytime temperatures roughly 10 degrees below normal highs for early-May, which meant upper-50s and low-60s.
  • Tiffany Trump is heading to Georgetown Law

    Tiffany Trump is heading to Georgetown Law

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    Tiffany Trump will attend Georgetown Law School in Washington, D.C., the Daily Mail reports in a story noted by the Washington Examiner , the Hill , Politico and Above the Law . Sister, sister: Tiffany graduated from the University of Pennsylvania like her dad Donald, Ivanka and Don Jr. Wouldn't it be great if one of the Trumps could learn about how the law works? A White House spokeswoman didn't immediately return ITK's request for comment.