WADA rushed into a bad deal with Russia, Canadian investigator says

WADA rushed into a bad deal with Russia, Canadian investigator says

The Canadian lawyer who investigated the state-backed doping scheme by Russia when it hosted the 2014 Winter Olympics said the World Anti-Doping Agency rushed into accepting a bad deal by reinstating the country’s drug-testing program.Story continues below Richard McLaren told...
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Theresa May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks

Theresa May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May: “I will not overturn result of the referendum” UK Prime Minister Theresa May has said the EU must treat the UK with more “respect” in Brexit negotiations. In a state...
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Trump backs off push to release Russia probe documents

Trump backs off push to release Russia probe documents

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday delayed his own order to declassify and release documents from the FBI’s Russia investigation, saying the Justice Department and U.S. allies have raised security concerns about their disclosure.The announcement, in a pa...
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Philippines: At least 29 dead in Cebu landslide

Philippines: At least 29 dead in Cebu landslide

The Philippines has suspended all mining operations in seven regions of the country after a new landslide killed at least 29 people near a limestone quarry on Cebu island.  Rescue operations resumed on Friday after a hillside collapsed and surged...
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Embattled UK leader defiant after Brexit plan attacked

Embattled UK leader defiant after Brexit plan attacked

An angry Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday demanded the European Union make a new offer on Britain’s withdrawal from the bloc. Speaking at 10 Downing Street in London, May said it was “not acceptable” that the EU had rejected...
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Trump goes into attack mode against Kavanaugh’s accuser

Trump goes into attack mode against Kavanaugh’s accuser

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday launched his first direct attack on the professor who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, tweeting that if the allegations were “as bad as she says,” she would have called the police.“I....
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Tanzanian Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 131

Tanzanian Ferry Capsizes, Killing at Least 131

NAIROBI, Kenya — The death toll from the capsizing of a Tanzanian ferry on Lake Victoria had climbed to at least 131 people and could rise further, officials said on Friday as they vowed to investigate the disaster. Exactly how...
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Tiger Woods returns to Tour Championship with share of lead

Tiger Woods returns to Tour Championship with share of lead

The crowd at East Lake was larger and louder than it has been in five years, which was the last time Tiger Woods was at the Tour Championship.It was no coincidence.Woods played one of his best rounds of the year...
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May blasts Brussels’ rejection of Brexit blueprint, wants to ‘hear from the EU’

May blasts Brussels’ rejection of Brexit blueprint, wants to ‘hear from the EU’

UK ‘deserves respect’ says May in defence of Brexit blueprint Read more Paul Robeson, America’s first black movie star Read more Macron honours Algerians who fought for colonial France Read more Video: Hero or dictator? Ugandans divided over Idi Amin...
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Africa:Nairobi hosts the first Africa Environment Partnership Platform (AEPP)

Africa:Nairobi hosts the first Africa Environment Partnership Platform (AEPP)

Mrs Estherine Fotabong, NEPAD Agency’s Director of Programmes with Ministers of Environment and heads of delegations and participants. press release The theme for the AEPP meeting was “50 years of Environmental Governance and Sustainability in Africa”, m...
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