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Paris Match reports that Karl was hospitalised on Monday night and passed on Tuesday morning. "For the traditional greeting at the end of the show, Mr Lagerfeld, Artistic Director of Chanel, who was feeling exhausted, asked Virginie Viard, Director of the Creative Studio of the House, to represent him and greet the guests alongside the bride", Chanel explained in a previously released statement.
  • Report identifies woman, children killed in Kent County shooting

    Report identifies woman, children killed in Kent County shooting

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    Kent County Sheriff Michelle Lajoye-Young said that the shooting happened in Northern Kent County. "It is a stable scene and the situation has stabilised". She added that they are investigating the possibility of a murder suicide. She did not specify how numerous victims were children. Sheriff's deputies were called to the home in Cedar Springs, about 30 miles north of Grand Rapids, after someone discovered the bodies and called 911.
  • Australian PM blames 'state actor' for cyberattack on political parties

    Australian PM blames 'state actor' for cyberattack on political parties

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    Addressing the House of Representatives , Morrison said: "During the course of this work, we also became aware that the networks of some political parties - Liberal , Labor and Nationals - have also been affected". "Effective implementation of a comprehensive cybersecurity framework across Commonwealth agencies is critical to protect Australians' privacy and Australia's social, economic, and national security interests from emerging cyber threats", Senator Dean Smith said in a ...
  • Taliban ‘postpones’ meeting with PM Imran in Pakistan after Kabul compliant

    Taliban ‘postpones’ meeting with PM Imran in Pakistan after Kabul compliant

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    In the February 14 announcement about the planned session in Pakistan , the Taliban also said its negotiators would meet with USA officials. The Taliban has called off a planned round of peace talks in Pakistan, saying that most of the members of its negotiating team are unable to travel because they are subject to US and United Nations sanctions.
  • Sailor from iconic World War 2 kiss photograph passes away aged 95

    Sailor from iconic World War 2 kiss photograph passes away aged 95

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    The picture of George Mendonsa bending over and kissing 21-year-old Greta Zimmer Friedman on VJ Day (Victory over Japan) became one of the most enduring images of the period. Neither Mendonsa or Friedman knew that their kiss would go down as one of the most famous acts of celebratory affection in United States history. Norman Sauer, a forensic anthropologist at Michigan State University, spent three months searching for inconsistencies between Mr.
  • Roger Stone Apologizes for Photo of Judge With Crosshairs

    Roger Stone Apologizes for Photo of Judge With Crosshairs

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    The judge put greater constraints on attorneys and potential witnesses, telling them not to make statements that could prejudice jurors. In another post , Stone wrote , "What some say are cross hairs are in fact the logo of the organization that originally posted it something called corruption central".
  • Company to pay funeral costs for employees killed in mass shooting

    Company to pay funeral costs for employees killed in mass shooting

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    Pinkard would soon learn that her husband, Josh Pinkard , was among the five people killed when a co-worker who was being terminated from Henry Pratt Co in the USA opened fire. The rampage lasted for almost 90 minutes as Martin ran down a warehouse aisle shooting six workers and five police officers, authorities say. Why he didn't will be part of the investigation of the incident, the police chief said.
  • More Indian troops killed in Kashmir as Pakistan withdraws ambassador

    More Indian troops killed in Kashmir as Pakistan withdraws ambassador

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    The four Indian Army personnel belonged to the 55 Rashtriya Rifles and have been identified as Major VS Dhoundiyal, Havaldar Sheo Ram, Sepoy Ajay Kumar and Sepoy Hari Singh. A senior Indian army official told Al Jazeera that the operation against the rebels was launched early on Monday following intelligence inputs about the presence of rebels in a house in Pinglan village.
  • May urges her Conservative party to back her on Brexit

    May urges her Conservative party to back her on Brexit

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    United Kingdom foreign minister Jeremy Hunt last week said the only thing that was standing between parliament and a deal was the Irish backstop but that still isn't a solution, Coveney said. The backstop is an insurance policy created to avoid a hard border "under all circumstances" between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic after Brexit.
  • Alec Baldwin Slams Trump For Tweeting A Threat To His Safety

    Alec Baldwin Slams Trump For Tweeting A Threat To His Safety

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    Sunday morning, Trump tweeted directly at SNL , asking why Republicans were fair game on the show, but Democrats - who've had a pretty lousy two weeks - were left nearly entirely untouched. "I do think we have a national emergency in this country, this is an emergency to our democratic system", Angelina Huynh, who joined the rally in Washington, DC , outside the White House with her two preschool children, told Al Jazeera.
  • Marco Rubio warns Venezuelan soldiers to let aid enter

    Marco Rubio warns Venezuelan soldiers to let aid enter

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    The Trump administration has already imposed sanctions to pressure Maduro's regime and has recognized Juan Guaidó, the speaker of the National Assembly as Venezuela's interim president. President Nicolas Maduro denies there's a humanitarian crisis, saying the relief is a cover for a usa invasion - and his troops will not let it through.
  • U.S. urges European Union to recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president

    U.S. urges European Union to recognise Guaido as Venezuela's president

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    AFP journalists saw several new freight containers blocking the road that connects the town of Urena in Venezuela to Cucuta in Colombia, where tons of United States aid has been piling up for a week. "As soon as this weekend we will continue to deliver massive humanitarian assistance". The first aid shipment, which included basic foodstuffs and medical supplies, arrived on February 8 and is being stored in a Cucuta warehouse.
  • Top US official discussed Trump removal in 2017: Ex-FBI chief

    Top US official discussed Trump removal in 2017: Ex-FBI chief

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    The US deputy attorney general discussed how many cabinet members would support removing US President Donald Trump from office in 2017, the FBI's former acting director said in an interview airing Sunday . "There is no basis to invoke the 25th Amendment , nor was the [deputy attorney general] in a position to consider invoking the 25th Amendment ", the statement said.
  • Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

    Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

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    In December, CNN reported that after the firing of then-FBI Director James Comey , McCabe took the extraordinary step of opening an obstruction of justice investigation into the President before special counsel Robert Mueller was appointed in May 2017.
  • Trump Says Japan’s Abe Nominated Him for Nobel Peace Prize

    Trump Says Japan’s Abe Nominated Him for Nobel Peace Prize

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    At Friday's White House event on the border wall, Trump spoke about his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam. The two leaders had met for the first time in June previous year in Singapore for a historic summit , following which Kim committed to the "complete denuclearisation" of the Korean Peninsula.