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First K.O. in 9 years

-PRRD: Manny’s win cements boxing legacy in Hall of Fame MANNY Pacquiao yesterday scored his first knockout victory in nearly nine years when he floored Argentinian champion Lucas Matthysse to score the WBA welterweight belt at Axiata Arena in Kuala


US military to help prosecute migrant cases

US military lawyers will help civilian prosecutors handle cases against undocumented migrants, the Defense Department said Wednesday, in a rare use of armed forces legal staff.

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Guest Editorial | VIDEO gaming addictive like crack: WHO

VIDEO gaming can be addictive in the same way as cocaine or gambling, the World Health Organization said Monday in a much anticipated update of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11).

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Greece, Macedonia sign deal to end name row

Greece and Macedonia on Sunday signed a historic preliminary agreement to rename the small Balkan nation the Republic of North Macedonia, ending a row that has poisoned relations between the two neighbors since 1991.

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US solons want to end ‘evil’ family separations

Democratic lawmakers vowed Sunday to end the “evil” separation of migrant children from their parents at the US border, as First Lady Melania Trump made a rare political plea to end the deeply controversial practice.

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Kim invites Trump to visit Pyongyang

KIM JONG Un invited Donald Trump to visit North Korea during their historic summit and the US President accepted, Pyongyang state media reported Wednesday, calling it the start of a “radical switchover” in the nuclear-armed Cold War foes’ fraught relations.

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Trump, Kim share historic handshake

DONALD Trump and Kim Jong Un made history Tuesday, becoming the first sitting US and North Korean leaders to meet and shake hands, as they seek to end a tense decades-old nuclear stand-off.

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Trump lashes out at US allies

PRESIDENT Donald Trump lashed out at US allies Monday in a Twitter rant focusing on trade following a contentious G7 summit of economic powers in Canada at the weekend.

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Trump, Kim arrive for US-North Korea summit

UPDATES with KCNA report on Kim’s departure North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump arrived in Singapore Sunday for an unprecedented summit, with Pyongyang’s nuclear arsenal at the top of the agenda and the US president calling it

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Passing Roger’s 20 Slams not on agenda, says Rafa

RAFAEL Nadal insists that he has no desire to become locked into an arms race with Roger Federer to surpass his great rival’s 20 Grand Slam titles.

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