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USA military tests ballistic missile interceptor in California amid North Korea threat

The Pentagon however, in the aftermath of Tuesday's successful intercept, says the USA now has a credible and capable means of defending itself from North Korea's missile threat. "This is part of a...

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Text of grieving mother's letter to President Donald trump

This is America. Get out if you don't like free speech! Meche, 23, and Ricky John Best, 53, were killed on Friday as they tried to stop Jeremy Joseph Christian from harassing Hudson's 16-year-old ...

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Top Republican Confirms Senate Is Working On Writing Its Obamacare Repeal Bill

Senator Dick Durbin is reacting to the latest Congressional Budget Office analysis of the Republican plan to replace Obamacare. There are many variables - and unforeseen outcomes - that can undermine ...

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Trump to mark Memorial Day with Arlington visit

Trump to mark Memorial Day with Arlington visit

Trump said in a ceremony at Arlington. Trump delivered a speech at the National Cemetery after laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, giving thanks to the men and women in the armed for...

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Haley on Germany: 'We have the backs of our allies'

Mr. Trump's immigration order is the antithesis of Germany's immigration policy. Perhaps in response, Donald Trump launched a fresh Twitter tirade this morning against Germany, accusing the co...

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Texas state lawmaker says he received racist calls after House floor scuffle

Rinaldi's actions led to an escalating argument that turned into a shoving match on the House Floor, Nevarez stated. "Our first reaction was to say, 'You've got to be kidding me'". "There is no excus...

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Emmanuel Macron explains his tense handshake with Donald Trump

The French president recently elected for the very first time after defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen. He tends to make them fairly prolonged and uses a freaky technique of gripping his cou...

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Heated immigration debate led to Texas lawmakers' scuffle

Heated immigration debate led to Texas lawmakers' scuffle

According to accounts of the incident, Rinaldi enraged Democratic lawmakers-including Nevarez, Rep. Ramon Romero , and others-by repeatedly telling them he had called Immigration and Customs Enforce...

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Gianforte elected in Montana day after alleged assault

When Ben asked Gregg a question about the Republican healthcare bill, an infuriated Gianforte reportedly threw the reporter to the ground and punched him. "There's never a time a physical altercation ...

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Mike Dubke, White House Communications Director, resigns after 3 months on job

Mike Dubke, White House Communications Director, resigns after 3 months on job

It is believed Mr Dubke had agreed to stay on until Mr Trump returned from his overseas trip to the Middle East and Europe . Other potential changes to the White House communications office are a...

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Pentagon: Missile defense test was a success

With the launch of the Scud-type ballistic missile , the North may have been checking whether it is capable of striking major installations in South Korea that would serve as key entry points for USA...

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US starts first test of key defense against ICBM attack

The drill in eastern Santa Barbara County base is created to prepare for any North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile strike. "This has become a routine accelerated launch schedule", said P...

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Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods' latest trouble: He needs our help

Woods apologized in the statement , and he also thanked the authorities involved in his arrest for their professionalism. When a police officer woke him, Woods was so disoriented that he initiall...

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Trump's use of private cellphone raises security concerns

In the batch of documents released by Edward Snowden in 2013, it was revealed that USA intelligence had tapped the cellphone of German Chancellor - and close US ally - Angela Merkel . Trump has strug...

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Suspect in Deadly Portland Train Stabbings to Appear in Court

Angel Sauls, left, helps her stepdaughter, Coco Douglas arrange a sign and some painted rocks she made for a memorial in Portland, Ore ., on Saturday, May 27, 2017 , for two bystanders who were sta...

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Officer who shot Tamir Rice is fired in unrelated matter

Both officers were involved in the shooting of the boy at a recreation center in November 2014 as he held a pellet gun. Timothy Loehmann was sacked for providing false information in his appli...

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'All Gave Some, Some Gave All': America Commemorates Memorial Day

'All Gave Some, Some Gave All': America Commemorates Memorial Day

John Fiore, chaplain of the VFW, said he is always touched by the children who come out and wave American flags along Main Street as veterans march. The names are of sailors who died on board the U....

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White House Communications Director resigns

White House Communications Director resigns

Asked about a possible staff shake-up , Spicer said: "I think the president is very pleased with his team and he has a robust agenda". "He's always proven that". National Security Adviser Michael F...

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Prepared to leave European Union without a Brexit deal, says Theresa May

Supporters of both party leaders claimed victory after the Battle For Number 10 show by Sky News and Channel 4 - the first in this General Election to be broadcast in front of a live TV audience...

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Kushner said to have weighed creating secret Russian Federation channel

Kushner said to have weighed creating secret Russian Federation channel

The Indian-American envoy's defence of Kushner, 36, came after the American media reported last week that he discussed to open a secret "back-channel" between Russia and Trump's presidential trans...

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2 killed, 25 hurt in Wisconsin and Oklahoma tornadoes

2 killed, 25 hurt in Wisconsin and Oklahoma tornadoes

Other than this there were no other mishaps reported till now, says the authorities. Tornadoes reportedly touched down in four other states in the central US, including Texas, Kansas, Nebraska and ...

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Sheriff: Shooting suspect dodged officers by swapping cars

Sheriff: Shooting suspect dodged officers by swapping cars

Family members told WAPT that the victims from the first home were the mother, aunt and sister of Godbolt's estranged wife, who escaped the scene with the couple's two children. Godbolt was accused of...

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Memorial Day is America's organic holiday

Memorial Day is America's organic holiday

While the day is about honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice, Fischer said it's also important to keep those who are now serving in mind. "It's an honor to serve the country for thirty-ei...

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Suspect in Portland commuter train attack to be arraigned in court

Suspect in Portland commuter train attack to be arraigned in court

Trump's message came days after the Council on American-Islamic Relations called on the president to condemn the OR rampage and speak out against what the advocacy group sees as a rising tide of anti-...

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USA tests missile defence system as North Korea concerns mount

During the U.S. -Soviet Cold War era, President Ronald Reagan vowed to develop a missile defense that became known as "Star Wars", because it involved a satellite-based system. Since the system was de...

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White House communications director resigns amid tensions

Dubke was not part of the team that traveled overseas with President Donald Trump , and as of Tuesday is still on the job. Speaking of so-called fake news , Trump's White House staffers have at...

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Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

City officials and the Cleveland Police Department announced that Loehmann would be fired immediately and Garmback will serve a 10-day suspension. The caller noted that the person was "probably a ...

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German SPD leader calls Trump a 'destroyer of all Western values'

In a thinly veiled dig at the Trump administration, Merkel said "protectionist tendencies" were increasing worldwide and this made it necessary to remain open and ensure conditions for negotiations ...

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Baltimore mayor exploring removal of Confederate statues

Baltimore mayor exploring removal of Confederate statues

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh tells (http://bsun.md/2qx3nQd) The Baltimore Sun that the "city does want to remove" the monuments. As many onlookers cheered Friday, a crane hoisted the statue ...

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Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting North Carolina teen, reports say

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to sexting North Carolina teen, reports say

Anthony Weiner , the disgraced former congressman from NY, pleaded guilty to transferring obscene materials to a minor in a federal court in Manhattan on Friday. In court, Weiner admitted his "des...

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