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Emmanuel Macron: my handshake with Trump was 'a moment of truth'

Emmanuel Macron: my handshake with Trump was 'a moment of truth'

He tends to make them fairly prolonged and uses a freaky technique of gripping his counterpart's hand and giving it a yank before releasing their hand, but other world leaders seem to have caught on. ...

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Macron says long Trump handshake 'not innocent'

Macron says long Trump handshake 'not innocent'

He had also made veiled criticism of Trump's plans to build a wall along the U.S.' border with Mexico, comparing the idea to France's Maginot Line, which in 1940 failed to keep Nazi invaders out of Fr...

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Trump attacks 'fake news' following reports his son-in-law Kushner has Russian ties

Trump attacks 'fake news' following reports his son-in-law Kushner has Russian ties

Accompanied by first lady Melania, Trump waved to reporters as he made his way into the White House but made no comment. And while Mr Trump has reportedly been told by lawyers to limit his Twitter p...

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Mother to victims: 'You will always be our hero'

Dyjuana Hudson - the mother of one of the girls (who have not been named by police) - said he began "saying all Muslims should die ". He said he met Chase Robinson and Larry Blackwell, and the ...

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G7 leaders fail to reach climate change accord

Six of the seven G7 nations agreed to stick with their commitment to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement aimed at slowing global warming. It was typical Trump - big on bluster, light on nuanced diplo...

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Sia Announces Two Massive Stadium Shows In Australia

Sia Announces Two Massive Stadium Shows In Australia

Sia will be bringing British singer Charli XCX , Danish electro-pop star MØ, and Aussie up-and-comer Amy Shark with her as support acts, making the whole thing seem more like a mini pop festival. ...

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After Merkel rebuke, UK PM May says wants strong partnership with EU

After Merkel rebuke, UK PM May says wants strong partnership with EU

German Chancellor Angela Merkel underlined her doubts about the reliability of the United States as an ally on Monday but said she was a "convinced trans-Atlanticist", fine-tuning her message after ...

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US House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

US House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) said the House subpoenas "will be created to maximize our chance of getting the information we need" for the committee's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 ...

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At NATO celebration, Trump tells allies to spend more on defense

The White House, however, believes that Trump has made personal breakthroughs with his peers, having now met one-on-one with all the leaders of G-7. "We are here today to strengthen that bond", Stolte...

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JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

JFK's life, legacy to be celebrated on his centennial

Working with the Smithsonian Institution, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum and private collectors, the Springfield Museums will honor the legacy of slain President John F. Also happenin...

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May Says Will Raise Manchester Attack Leaks with Trump

May Says Will Raise Manchester Attack Leaks with Trump

British authorities were also exploring whether the bomber, who grew up in Manchester, had links with other cells across Europe and North Africa, according to two officials familiar with the case who ...

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Supreme Court Rejects North Carolina Congressional Districts

Every justice agreed that the First District was an unconstitutional racial gerrymander (Neil Gorsuch, who occupies a seat that Senate Republicans held open until Donald Trump could fill it, did n...

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Democrats Call for Jared Kushner to Lose Security Clearance Amid FBI Probe

Democrats Call for Jared Kushner to Lose Security Clearance Amid FBI Probe

Trump's private legal team, led by his NY lawyer, Marc E. Kasowitz, was preparing to meet in Washington to face new questions about contacts between Kushner and representatives of President Vladimir ...

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Trump congratulates body-slamming congressional candidate on win

House, at a hotel in Bozeman, Mont ., Thursday, May 25, 2017. The altercation occurred when Jacobs tried to ask Gianforte about the CBO score of the Republicans' health care bill. "Last night I made ...

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Ariana Grande promises to return to Manchester for fundraising concert

The "special relationship" between the U.S. and United Kingdom is reflected in intelligence and information sharing. The decision to stop sharing police information with USA agencies was an extraord...

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New Orleans Prepares To Take Down Statue Of Gen. Robert E. Lee

The historical markers "celebrate a fictional, sanitized Confederacy, ignoring the death, ignoring the enslavement, ignoring the terror that it actually stood for". "Have you ever thought that if her ...

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Tensions raised after North Korea fires missile into Japanese waters

Tensions raised after North Korea fires missile into Japanese waters

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who had just returned from a G7 meeting in Italy, told reporters: " North Korea's provocation by ignoring repeated warning from the global society is absolutely un...

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Take time to reflect on true meaning of Memorial Day

Take time to reflect on true meaning of Memorial Day

It was chosen because it wasn't the anniversary of any particular Civil War battle. According to the Memorial Day website , it was officially proclaimed in 1868 by General John Logan, national comm...

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Somewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact Bill Barrett (BBG) Stock Price

Bill Barrett earned a daily sentiment score of -0.18 on AlphaOne's scale. In the same quarter a year ago, the company posted EPS of $N/A. 03/11/2016 - Bill Barrett Corporation had its " rating reite...

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Trump tweets 'money is beginning to pour in' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

From left, President of the European Council Donald Tusk gesticulates as he talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French newly elected President Emmanuel Macron , partially hidden, British PM T...

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Trump defends Kushner, slams 'fake news' about Russian Federation ties

Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said it was "obviously very concerning" if a key Trump campaign figure was possibly seeking secret communication...

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Tillerson embraces Middle East linkage theory

Similarly, Trump's repeated public comments about settlements being problematic and the disagreements between his negotiators and the Israeli negotiating team over what the US deems to be acceptable...

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Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners

Merkel warns US, Britain no longer reliable partners

U.S. President Donald Trump walks past German Chancellor Angela Merkel on his way to his spot for a photo during the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit May 25 in Brussels, Belgium. Merkel s...

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TPP Nations Agree To Continue Without US

India wants greater freedom of movement in the RCEP framework, but that's a problem for other countries, the officials said. "We are making progress but there's still a long way to go", New Zealand ...

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Sad Mother's Day for family of slain Ohio nurse's aide

Sad Mother's Day for family of slain Ohio nurse's aide

Residents were told to stay inside their homes the situation was resolved. Authorities in OH are piecing together the events that led up to a nursing home shooting that left four people dead includi...

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44 people rescued by Coast Guard crews off Cape Cod beach

44 people rescued by Coast Guard crews off Cape Cod beach

It was learned that as a result of the astronomically high tides several people became stranded by the high tide after it washed over in great depths over parts of the breakwater rocks as people were ...

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Fargo Boy Scout troop plant flags for Memorial Day service

Fargo Boy Scout troop plant flags for Memorial Day service

Veterans and public service members salute the American flag being raised by cemetery caretaker Bill Brown at the beginning of the Memorial Day tribute. NEWTON - The Memorial Day parade begins at 10 a...

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8 dead in MS shooting spree, suspect in custody

The third crime scene was in East Lincoln, where a man and woman were killed. I ain't fit to live. A sheriff's deputy who was called to one of the homes Saturday was also allegedly shot and killed b...

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GOP focus on lowering health premiums may undermine plan

He said lawmakers should help increase the chances that hospitals remain open in rural areas, and there should be more physicians, not less, that nursing homes and home health care services are more...

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Key photos from President Trump's first trip overseas

Key photos from President Trump's first trip overseas

Unlike any of his presidential predecessors, Trump's first trip was to the Middle East, where he met with leaders in Israel and Saudi Arabia , before he headed to Vatican City, Brussels for a N...

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