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    Kasparov notches first win in brief return

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on August 18, 2017

    Russian chess legend Garry Kasparov finally claimed his first victory Wednesday during his much-watched comeback tournament in Missouri following 12 years of retirement -- but...

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    Trump orders probe of China's intellectual property rules: officials

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:08am on August 13, 2017

    US | China | trade | diplomacyAgence France-Presse . WashingtonUS president Donald Trump would sign a memorandum on Monday that could lead to sanctions against...

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    Trump ramps up Guam assurances

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:39am on August 13, 2017

    President Donald Trump on Saturday reassured Guam it was secure amid mounting regional tensions, vowing that American military forces ‘stand ready’ to safeguard the US...

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    N Korea threatens to strike on US island Guam

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on August 10, 2017

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday the United States’ nuclear arsenal was ‘more powerful than ever’ in a fresh warning to North Korea over its repeated...

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    Trump lashes out after news of grand jury

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on August 05, 2017

    Donald Trump described Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election as a ‘total fabrication’ Thursday amid reports that a special prosecutor has empanelled a grand...

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    Trump signs Russia sanctions into law: White House

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:00am on August 03, 2017

    US president Donald Trump signed off on new sanctions against Russia on Wednesday, bowing to domestic pressure and putting efforts to improve ties with the...

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    US imposes new sanctions targeting Iran’s ballistic missile programme

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:16am on July 29, 2017

    he United States on Friday imposed new sanctions targeting Iran’s ballistic missile programme, one day after Tehran tested a satellite-launch rocket...

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    Neymar scores as Barca beat United

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on July 28, 2017

    Neymar, serene amid a frenzy of transfer speculation, scored the first-half goal that gave Barcelona a 1-0 victory over Manchester United on Wednesday in an...

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    Insecticide endosulfan responsible: study

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2017

    Controversial insecticide endosulfan, which has been banned by more than 80 countries, was responsible for the deaths of 13 children in Bangladesh in 2012, a...

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    Neymar staying at Barca, says Pique

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on July 25, 2017

    Brazilian superstar striker Neymar will stay with Barcelona, according to teammate Gerard Pique, who posted a Twitter message on the striker’s status Sunday...

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