Marc Anthony Garners the Big Win in the Portrait Gallery’s People’s Choice Award

Marc Anthony Garners the Big Win in the Portrait Gallery’s People’s Choice Award

After acquiring a portrait of Marc Anthony for the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery in 2014, Taína Caragol found herself performing an informal forensic analysis. The photographer told Caragol, who is the gallery’s curator of Latino art and history, that the...
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Donald Trump warns of ‘severe consequences’ if Iran resumes nuclear program

Donald Trump warns of ‘severe consequences’ if Iran resumes nuclear program

WASHINGTON  — U.S. President Donald Trump warned Iran on Wednesday against resuming its nuclear weapons program, a day after announcing that he was withdrawing the U.S. from the landmark Iran nuclear deal. Story continues below “I would advise Iran not...
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Oil prices spike to highest level since 2014 after Trump exits Iran deal

Oil prices spike to highest level since 2014 after Trump exits Iran deal

Oil prices rose more than 2 per cent on Wednesday, climbing to near 3-1/2 year highs, after U.S. President Trump abandoned a nuclear deal with Iran and announced the “highest level” of sanctions against the OPEC member. READ MORE: Iran...
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North Korea frees three US detainees ahead of Trump summit

North Korea frees three US detainees ahead of Trump summit

Image copyright Reuters / AFP Image caption Left to right: Kim Hak-song, Kim Dong-chul, Tony Kim North Korea has freed three US citizens from prison, according to a tweet from US President Donald Trump. It is viewed as a goodwill...
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Asda petrol: Questions over pay at the pump charges

Asda petrol: Questions over pay at the pump charges

Image copyright Getty Images A woman who believed she had been charged £99 for £5 worth of petrol at Asda says the supermarket’s new payment system is an “absolute joke”. Jade Louise took to Facebook when she saw a £99...
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Outrage over death of young French mother after ambulance call mocked

Outrage over death of young French mother after ambulance call mocked

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The woman had initially called Strasbourg’s ambulance service A recording of an emergency service operator mocking a young mother, who died hours after her call was ignored, has sparked outrage in France. Naomi ...
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Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Exclusive: Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna pictured in holding cell after arrest for assault

Global News has obtained an exclusive image of Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna in a holding cell following his arrest for assault. The all-star reliever is seen sitting on a bench with his legs outstretched wearing a dark shirt...
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Australia cancel hosting Bangladesh later this year

Australia cancel hosting Bangladesh later this year

9:06 AM ET Australia have called off hosting Bangladesh later this year for financial reasons, arguing that it no longer makes sense to play top-end matches, usually played in north Queensland and the Northern Territory, out of season because they...
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BMW recalls 300,000 cars that risk stalling completely

BMW recalls 300,000 cars that risk stalling completely

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“It was a nightmare, it wasn’t safe enough to drive” BMW is extending a UK recall of its cars after the BBC’s Watchdog found that vehicles could cut out completely while they...
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Iran nuclear deal not dead despite Trump move, France says

Iran nuclear deal not dead despite Trump move, France says

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAnalysis: What’s next for the Iran deal? Barbara Plett Usher explains France’s Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian says the Iranian nuclear deal is “not dead” despite US Presiden...
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