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Trump Will Meet With Queen Elizabeth During UK Visit, Ambassador Says

Trump Will Meet With Queen Elizabeth During UK Visit, Ambassador SaysPresident Donald Trump plans to meet with Queen Elizabeth II during a working



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Family Dog Stayed With Missing 3-Year-Old During the 12 Hours She Was Gone

Family Dog Stayed With Missing 3-Year-Old During the 12 Hours She Was GoneShe was unharmed.



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Bugatti Veyron Reaches 208 MPH; Hits Barriers During Deceleration

Bugatti Veyron Reaches 208 MPH; Hits Barriers During DecelerationWarning: this video doesn’t have a happy ending.



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US citizen detained during violent Vietnam protests

US citizen detained during violent Vietnam protestsThe US has urged the Vietnamese authorities to release one of its citizens who was among dozens of people arrested during violent protests last week.  Will Nguyen, 32, a Yale graduate who comes from Houston, Texas, was visiting Ho Chi Minh City, en route from the US to Singapore, where he was due to graduate from a master’s programme in July.  According to a statement released on Thursday on behalf of Mr Nguyen’s family and friends, he was “beaten over the head and dragged into a police truck” after joining a rare demonstration on June 9 against proposed special economic zones that have raised fears of Chinese encroachment.  A video linked to the statement allegedly shows Mr Nguyen being dragged along the street with blood streaming from his face. He is later shown standing on the back of a police pickup truck.  This is #democracy in #Vietnampic.twitter.com/j2hb76QZwO— Will Nguyen (阮英惟) (@will_nguyen_) June 10, 2018 Vietnam’s Communist government bans anti-government protests and public gatherings must be approved by the authorities.  However, demonstrations erupted over the weekend over planned special economic zones that would give leases to foreign investors with less red tape, stoking fears that national security would be undermined by giving China control over Vietnamese territory.  Before he was arrested, Mr Nguyen was live-tweeting from the protest, revealing that events had taken a nasty turn after police had allegedly struck a man, who was seen in lying motionless on the ground. The statement released on Thursday said that he had been taken to a police station and accused of “causing a scene and destroying public property.” Police struck a protestor and chaos has broken out pic.twitter.com/XMf5x6lEwb— Will Nguyen (阮英惟) (@will_nguyen_) June 10, 2018 It said the authorities had confiscated his laptop, passport and credit cards from the AirBnB property where he had been lodging, and that he had been falsely accused of being a member of the reform-focussed Viet Tan political party, which is banned in Vietnam.  This was “not plausible” said the statement. “The diplomatic protocol is that the Vietnamese have 48 hours in which to notify the US embassy that one of its citizens has been detained, but this has not been adhered to in the current situation,” it alleged.  “The state of his health and his whereabouts are currently unknown.” Pope Thrower, a US embassy spokesman told the New York Times that the embassy was “aware of media reports that a US citizen was arrested.”  He added: “When a US citizen is detained overseas, the US Department of State works to provide all appropriate consular assistance.” 



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The FBI Agent Accused of Accidental Shooting During a Backflip Has Been Arrested

The FBI Agent Accused of Accidental Shooting During a Backflip Has Been ArrestedVideo appeared to show him dropping his handgun while doing a backflip



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The FBI Agent Accused of Accidental Shooting During a Backflip Has Been Arrested

The FBI Agent Accused of Accidental Shooting During a Backflip Has Been ArrestedVideo appeared to show him dropping his handgun while doing a backflip



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Indonesian students fast, and study, during Ramadan

Indonesian students fast, and study, during RamadanFor students at one of Indonesia's oldest Islamic boarding schools, the holy month of Ramadan doesn't only mean fasting from dawn till dusk. It also means intensive study of the Koran.



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Mom killed in front of her 3 young children during carjacking: 'I'm sorry. I think I'm about to die'

Mom killed in front of her 3 young children during carjacking: 'I'm sorry. I think I'm about to die'A Missouri mother was shot dead in front of her three young children during a



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Florida Man Kills 4 Children and Himself After Shooting Cop During Nearly 24-Hour Standoff

Florida Man Kills 4 Children and Himself After Shooting Cop During Nearly 24-Hour StandoffGary Wayne Lindsey Jr., a felon out on probation, killed two of his own children and two others, authorities said.



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Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flowHONOLULU (AP) — Officials on Hawaii's Big Island let some people back into their homes and scaled down emergency operations Monday as lava flowed into the ocean on a path that wasn't threatening new areas.



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