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Manchester terror attack: Further arrests made this morning

British Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as " irritating ". Before meetings this week with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, Trump has called terrorism the "number one"...

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A look at the G-7 leaders meeting with Trump in Sicily

A French official said it would be "disappointing" if the wording on climate change "is too light in the final statement". How will Trump's first foreign trip shape United States diplomacy? ...

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Trade, climate G7 focus

Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn told reporters on Friday that the US president had told his fellow G7 leaders that "the environment is very, very important to me, Donald Trump "-but reiterated his...

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Trump to decide next week on Paris climate accord

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the G-7 also agreed to step up pressure on North Korea, including sanctions. Migration plus nuclear threats from North Korea will be also on the agenda. On Fr...

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Durbin rips Republican health care bill after CBO report

The House bill has received massive opposition from Senate Republicans and particularly those from states with large populations of people. But that would be partly because policies would typically ...

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G7 makes "substantial progress" on trade talks - French source

Trump's economic advisor Gary Cohn said Friday that United States compliance with its Paris commitments would be "crippling" to economic growth, but added that the president was "interested to hear...

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Trump meets with Abe on 'big problem' North Korea

Trump meets with Abe on 'big problem' North Korea

Prime Minister Theresa May , who expressed dismay over an alleged US leak of British intel from the investigation into the Manchester bombing. "It's hugely important for Canadians, and we are proud...

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6 key moments from President Trump's first trip abroad

Daniel Estrin is Jerusalem correspondent for NPR News . At a news conference in Bethlehem alongside Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas , Trump expressed his condolences to those af...

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Trump Shoves Aside Montenegro Leader - Who Calls It Natural

Currently, only five of the 28 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member states meet the defence spending target of 2% of gross domestic product, with the USA being the largest contributor. Some of th...

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CBO report rips GOP health bill

CBO report rips GOP health bill

U.S. President Donald Trump's budget director told the Senate Budget Committee Thursday that Republican legislation aimed at revamping the nation's health care law would curtail the growth of he...

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Trump still not backing Paris climate agreement: Italy's PM

Trump still not backing Paris climate agreement: Italy's PM

Under Trump, who once called climate change a "hoax" perpetrated by China, Washington has resisted intense pressure from its partners to commit to respecting the global 2015 accord on curbing carbon ...

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Hassan Rouhani says Iran will continue missile programme

Hassan Rouhani says Iran will continue missile programme

The landslide victory of reformist Hassan Rouhani in Iran's presidential election coincided with the visit to Riyadh by U.S. president Donald Trump , who firmly allied himself with Sunni Sau...

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CBO Report: 23 Million to Lose Coverage Under AHCA

CBO Report: 23 Million to Lose Coverage Under AHCA

The report said older people with lower income would disproportionately lose coverage . The new CBO score predicts the AHCA would cover one million more USA citizens than Republicans' previ...

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Man Slays Neo-Nazi Roommates Over Claims of Islam Disrespect

Man Slays Neo-Nazi Roommates Over Claims of Islam Disrespect

Buzzfeed Reports: A Florida teenager accused of killing his two roommates in Tampa, Florida , allegedly told police he shot them because they were neo-Nazis who did not respect his recent conversion ...

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Macron Urges Trump to Avoid Hasty Climate Change Decision

Macron Urges Trump to Avoid Hasty Climate Change Decision

French outlets also reported that Trump told Macron " you were my guy all along", but the New York Times searched through tweets, transcripts and interviews and found that Trump openly supported M...

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Sen. Joe Lieberman is Trump's pick to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to reports

Sen. Joe Lieberman is Trump's pick to lead Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to reports

White House press secretary Sean Spicer says Trump will be meeting later Wednesday with Lieberman, former Oklahoma Gov. Trump and Lieberman discussed the position at the White House on Wednesday. ...

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Rep. Bass Statement on Trump's

Rep. Bass Statement on Trump's "Stop Deciding To Be Poor" Budget

The budget , officially titled " A New Foundation for American Greatness ", would offer states the choice to cap Medicaid funding through a per-capita spending allotment or a block grant for the en...

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Envoy: US Will Act Against Sources of 'Reprehensible' Bomb Probe Leaks

Envoy: US Will Act Against Sources of 'Reprehensible' Bomb Probe Leaks

Two Labour lawmakers tweeted their concern Wednesday. "The United States government is launching an investigation into these leaks and will take appropriate action once we identify the source of t...

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US immigration agents eat, arrest 3 at Michigan restaurant

US immigration agents eat, arrest 3 at Michigan restaurant

The Michigan Daily , on the other hand, reports that two of the detainees had been released, with only one spending the night in custody. Lelcaj said the kitchen workers taken into custody did ha...

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California's scenic Pacific Coast Highway buried by landslide

California's scenic Pacific Coast Highway buried by landslide

A portion of Sr-1 was closed south of Big Sur State Park at Mud Creek after an existing slide gave way "millions" of tons of rock and dirt, covering a third of a mile of road in 35-40 feet of land. Ca...

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Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

Langer leads halfway through Senior PGA on Trump course

Langer is trying to win a record ninth senior major. "They shortened the course quite a bit and it turned out to be such a nice day, the course played incredibly short", said Tom Lehman , who w...

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Texas House Passes Transgender Bathroom Bill

Texas House Passes Transgender Bathroom Bill

The Texas House gave final approval Monday morning to a bill banning transgender-friendly bathrooms in the state's public schools, turning down one final Democratic amendment that would have allowed...

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Excessive caffeine caused death of "healthy teen", coroner says

The 16-year-old had a combination of energy drinks , Mountain Dew, and coffee which lead to his death. He collapsed in class around 2:30. Cripe's family had said in the days following the tragedy...

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Trump's budget accused of $2trn accounting error

Mulvaney, a former tea party congressman, is the driving force behind the Trump budget plan , winning the president's approval for big cuts to benefit programs whose budgets are essentially on auto...

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RFE/RL: G7 leaders stroll through Taormina

RFE/RL: G7 leaders stroll through Taormina

They are expected to discuss how to counter terrorism and violent extremism, North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, as well as Syria and Ukraine. Juncker tried to play down the comments ahe...

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Black lieutenant stabbing death being probed as hate crime

Black lieutenant stabbing death being probed as hate crime

As they stood at a shuttle stop waiting for their vehicle, they saw Urbanski rapidly approaching, the documents said. She called Collins' death heartbreaking. "This was a good kid, and he was going pl...

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McConnell was right on health care bill

Patrick says Straus' arguments are not factual and the legislation would not affect the Texas economy whatsoever. "No, but I think we're better off with the small groups and the give and take than we ...

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Don't sell 'dangerous arms' to terror supporters, Iran tells Trump

King Salman and President Trump are set to inaugurate the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology (GCCEI), which will counter and prevent the spread of extremist ideology through promoting...

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Budget would bring deep cuts in health care safety net

Budget would bring deep cuts in health care safety net

Perhaps not a bad idea. The Trump plan would roll back Obama-era increases to a children's health program for lower-income families who don't qualify for Medicaid , take an ax to the Environmental ...

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Seniors not on board with GOP's healthcare plan

David Brat of Virginia told TIME in March. The AHCA's move to eliminate the "individual mandate" under Obamacare, which requires people to have health insurance and which is one of the aspects mos...

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