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Streets in the area have been closed while police and other emergency services respond to the incident. Their condition was not immediately known. Toronto Paramedic Services confirm that at least ten people have been taken to local hospitals.
  • Trump denies wrongdoing, says lawyer's tape 'perhaps illegal'

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    In his first direction reaction to a report broken by the New York Times a day earlier, Trump added: "The good news is that your favorite President did nothing wrong !" The recording was seized by federal investigators during an April raid on Cohen's office as a part of a criminal investigation into Cohen's business dealings, according to The New York Times , which first reported the recording.
  • Trump Slams Interest Rate Hikes, Ignoring Hands-Off Tradition Toward Fed

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    The president also continued on Twitter Friday, saying the US should not be penalized for doing well economically. "The U.S. should be allowed to recapture what was lost due to illegal currency manipulation and BAD Trade Deals. After more than six years of record low interest rates that helped the United States economy recover from the 2008 financial crisis, the Fed began to slowly raise rates again in December 2015 and has raised them five times since Trump took office in January 2017.
  • Amesbury Novichok victim Charlie Rowley released from hospital

    Amesbury Novichok victim Charlie Rowley released from hospital

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    The hospital's director of nursing Lorna Wilkinson said: "Charlie has been through an appalling experience most of us could never imagine". 'Today is a very welcome milestone in his recovery and all of us at Salisbury Hospital wish him well as he continues to get better.
  • Russian shipwreck could be laden with lost gold: The Cube

    Russian shipwreck could be laden with lost gold: The Cube

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    The company speculated about 200 tonnes of gold bars and coins that are worth 150 trillion won ($132 billion, Dh484.7b appox) would still likely be aboard the ship. Of the remainder, 10% will be invested in tourism projects on Ulleungdo Island, including a museum dedicated to the vessel and Captain Ivan Lebedev, who died a few days after the Battle of Tsushima .
  • Missouri duck boat captain told passengers not to don life jackets - survivor

    Missouri duck boat captain told passengers not to don life jackets - survivor

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    There are already several community fundraisers and GoFundMe pages created to help victims of the duck boat tragedy , but Ingrid Coleman said her family had not yet decided what they ultimately might need. The crowd sang " Amazing Grace ", prayed, and held candles in honor of the 17 people who died. Part of the inspection process by the Coast Guard includes verifying that the company has provided adequate training for the crew and that they can handle certain emergency situations, like ...
  • Montenegro govt says remains U.S. strong ally despite Trump comments

    Montenegro govt says remains U.S. strong ally despite Trump comments

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    Critics say that destabilizes one of the foundations of the post-World War II Western world. But, like Macedonia, its decision to split from the federation did not trigger a separate war. The government of Montenegro has defended its contribution to peace in response to a comment from the U.S. President Donald Trump , who said earlier this week that the tiny Balkan state's "aggressive" people were capable of triggering "World War III".
  • Bus passengers injured in knife attack, suspect in custody

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    Police said many witnesses had already left the scene before they could speak with them. More details are awaited. People "jumped out of the bus and screamed, it was bad, and then the injured were taken away", an eyewitness named Lothar, who lives next to the scene, told Luebecker Nachrichten (LN).
  • Trump invites Putin to Washington

    Trump invites Putin to Washington

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    After arriving Friday at his New Jersey home for the weekend, Trump tweeted: "I got severely criticized by the Fake News Media for being too nice to President Putin". A few of Trump's most loyal toadies defended him. How did Trump respond to Putin's suggestion? Antonov said Putin made concrete proposals to Trump about resolving the conflict in eastern Ukraine, Interfax said on Friday, though he did not spell out what these were.
  • New US sanctions on companies operating in Iran to return within weeks

    New US sanctions on companies operating in Iran to return within weeks

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    Iran had started to export again, especially oil, after signing the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the brainchild of then US President Barack Obama, a deal agreed to by Iran and the P5+1 (the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council-China, France, Russia , United Kingdom, United States-plus Germany), and the European Union.
  • Fox News Parts Ways With 'The Five' Co-Host Kimberly Guilfoyle

    Fox News Parts Ways With 'The Five' Co-Host Kimberly Guilfoyle

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    Fox News contributor Katie Pavlich will co-host in her place. The president's eldest son, Donald Trump, Jr ., is rumored to be dating Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle . Previous year it was reported POTUS was considering her to replace White House Pres Secretary Sean Spicer , but nothing came of it. As IJR previously noted , Trump Jr.
  • Israel pounds Gaza after Palestinian sniper kills IDF soldier

    Israel pounds Gaza after Palestinian sniper kills IDF soldier

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    Since the current round of demonstrations began on March 30, more than 140 Palestinian protesters have been martyred - and thousands more injured - by Israeli army gunfire. On the Israeli side of the border, the authorities instructed residents to remain close to bomb shelters as they braced for retaliatory rocket fire from Gaza.