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He didn't take too kindly when coach Greg Vanney called a premature end to his search for a hat trick, pulling Giovinco in favour of midfielder Benoit Cheyrou with about five minutes plus injury time left to play. Schweinsteiger called it a unusual game. Speaking after the game, Schweinsteiger said: 'I thought we started quite well, we had a goal that was offside, but we had some good chances in the beginning.
  • Paris cop killed, another injured in apparent terror attack

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    The Islamic State identified him as Abu Yusuf al-Beljiki (father of Yusuf the Belgian) through its Amaq news agency. Overnight, a property in the eastern Parisian suburb of Chelles was searched by investigators, who want to know who else - if anyone - may have known about the gunman's plans.
  • Jakarta Governor may escape jail term

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    Ismail Yusanto, the spokesman for one of the groups, Hizbut Tahrir Indonesia, said the election showed that Jakarta voters didn't want a non-Muslim leader. Baswedan was supported by Prabowo Subianto, a former general whom Widodo defeated for president in 2014. At mass rallies in March, thousands of Jakartans protested against Ahok, calling for him to be removed from power and jailed.
  • Republicans consider deal on health-care bill

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    There is not yet legislative text for the revised health-care proposal, and no vote is scheduled for next week, so far, three GOP aides told CNBC . But Congress usually can not take on two big things at once. But the complications that remain may be far too hard to finesse at the same time the House and Senate press to pass a giant spending bill. "If you want to make it cheaper, you have to do the kinds of things we were just talking about and those aren't popular".
  • May and Corbyn trade blows before vote to confirm June 8 poll

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    A greater worry for Labour would be loss of Commons seats to the Conservatives, said Prof Bale."The Conservatives could emerge with an overall majority of 50, 60 and some people are even saying it could go into three figures". "His speech was ' riven with the politics of envy", the paper argues - pointing out that Corbyn's list of problems lacked anything in the way of solutions.
  • Ontario sets tax on foreign buyers to cool Toronto housing market

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    A survey of TREB members published earlier this year, said that only 4.9 per cent of transactions last year involved foreign buyers. "This is a complex issue", Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne told reporters. According to Murphy, the 16 measures do little to help renters or ease the supply-side pressure of the housing market. Home sales in the country hit a record high last month, the Canadian Real Estate Association said Tuesday.
  • Marine Le Pen slips behind Emmanuel Macron in French election race

    Marine Le Pen slips behind Emmanuel Macron in French election race

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    Despite this, the euro is not marking new gains since Thursday, when Trump administration officials highlighted that they are committed to tax reform. But Macron doesn't have anything in the bag yet. Trump lathered more praise on the candidate in an interview with Associated Press later Friday, saying she is the "strongest on borders, and she's the strongest on what's been going on in France".
  • Army compound attacked by gunmen, 8 dead

    Army compound attacked by gunmen, 8 dead

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    Citing information from army officials, Khairandish said 60 soldiers had also been wounded in the attack. Lately, the U.S. has concentrated on fighting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists in eastern Afghanistan, while also supporting Afghan National Security Forces against the Taliban.
  • Putin outlined causes of worsening Russia-US ties at meeting with Tillerson

    Putin outlined causes of worsening Russia-US ties at meeting with Tillerson

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    Right now we're not getting along with Russian Federation at all. U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley in a speech delivered to the United Nations called out Russian Federation for its support of Assad. Russian Deputy Ambassador Vladimir Safronkov recalled that Moscow had "consistently expressed our categorical disagreement" with the draft resolution but that Western governments had insisted on a vote.
  • Pilot ejects from jet on US aircraft carrier headed to Korea

    Pilot ejects from jet on US aircraft carrier headed to Korea

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    The strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson was to make the U.S.' military might felt to deter North Korea from any rash provocations during birthday celebrations of regime founder Kim Il-sung. North Korea had just launched a Scud extended-range missile, only the latest in a series of launches by the rogue state in the first four months of 2017.