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Merkel, Obama to attend podium discussion at Berlin event

And so might begin the very different stories of Donald Trump and Barack Obama , as they began their public trips overseas in late May: Trump's first as the acting American president, and Obama a...

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White House Reviewing Sanctions On Russia Over Aggression In Ukraine

The White House does not intend in the present circumstances to ease the sanctions against Russian Federation, but on the contrary, they can tighten. "Although when it comes to the conflict in Ukra...

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Seven quizzed as counter-terror police hunt Manchester bomber's 'network'

Seven quizzed as counter-terror police hunt Manchester bomber's 'network'

British media reported that Abdul Wahab Hafidah died after being run over and stabbed in the neck in Manchester's Moss Side district in May previous year. He said the man, in his 40s, is named Ade...

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Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas. The compromise announced Thursday by House and Senate budget leaders boosts funding for the state's troubled child welfare agency but includes no new money for public s...

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U.S. trade representative says United States won't return to Trans-Pacific Partnership

U.S. trade representative says United States won't return to Trans-Pacific Partnership

The member countries hope to apply the TPP before leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meet November 10 and 11 in Danang, Vietnam . Economic revitalization minister Nobuteru Ishihara re...

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2 men charged after SnapChat shows alligator forced to drink beer

2 men charged after SnapChat shows alligator forced to drink beer

Kyndel McConchie, public information director for the State Department of Natural Resources, tells CBS News that the photos show the alligator's neck being squeezed tightly and one shows smoke being...

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Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

She had been reported missing months earlier, and says she was held captive and raped by Kohlhepp. Authorities said Kala Brown had been kidnapped two months earlier when Kohlhepp shot her boyfriend Ch...

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Trump son-in-law under investigation over Russian links

Mr Kushner , a key White House adviser, had meetings late a year ago with Russia's ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak , and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov . Russian Federation at times feeds fa...

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Rumors of Chris Paul to Spurs in free agency heat up

After being acquired in a blockbuster trade from New Orleans, Paul immediately made the Clippers a serious championship contender. Ian Begley of ESPN reports the Timberwolves are interested in addin...

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President Trump Condemns Islamic Extremism in Saudi Speech

During his visit, Trump is expected to make a push to relaunch long-stalled peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. According to USA Today , Donald Trump said: " Saudi Arabia and nu...

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4th Circuit Rules Against Trump's Muslim Ban

4th Circuit Rules Against Trump's Muslim Ban

A second appeals court, the 9th U.S. Circuit based in San Francisco, is also weighing the revised travel ban after a federal judge in Hawaii blocked it. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circui...

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Ryan Braun (calf) headed back to DL

Ryan Braun (calf) headed back to DL

The Brewers picked up five runs in the ninth on an RBI double by Jesus Aguilar , a run-scoring groundout by Ryan Braun , a two-run homer by Travis Shaw , and an RBI opposite-field double from Keon ...

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Plane Crashes in Sheboygan County

Plane Crashes in Sheboygan County

A news release says the plane that crashed was an Aerotek Pitts S-2A Fixed Wing Single-Engine aircraft used for recreational flying. The National Transportation Safety Board will lead the investigat...

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GOP rep: Alleged Montana assault 'unacceptable,' but voters have spoken

GOP rep: Alleged Montana assault 'unacceptable,' but voters have spoken

Gianforte won 51 percent of the vote, as compared with his Democratic opponent who Rob Quist , who won 44 percent of the vote, according to the Associated Press . "That's not the person I am, and ...

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Naked man caught on camera stealing $25000 swan sculpture in Lakeland

Naked man caught on camera stealing $25000 swan sculpture in Lakeland

But why was he naked? The naked man was also identified by deputies, but his name was not released by the Polk County Sheriff's Office. The 5-foot-tall, black-and-white checkered swan statue was s...

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Culture critic: Cosby seeking new solidarity with blacks

In addition finalizing the 12-person jury Wednesday, attorneys selected three alternate jurors this afternoon. "I just want to be very specific about the wonderful people [in] Allegheny County and...

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Front Range forecast calls for more rain and thunderstorms in Denver

Tonight . A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m, then a slight chance of showers between 8 p.m and 11 p.m. Sunday night , the low will be 56 with mostly clear skies, according to the w...

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Republican accused of 'bodyslam' wins Montana special election

The Gallatin County Sheriff's office later charged Gianforte with misdemeanor assault , CNN reported . But Gianforte had taken two actions on Thursday night: allegedly attacking Jacobs and then...

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More than 1M Virginians expected to travel over Memorial Day

More than 1M Virginians expected to travel over Memorial Day

AAA says there will be a whole lot of people traveling on the roads this Memorial Day weekend . "Higher confidence and falling gas prices have bolstered consumer spending, leaving many Americans...

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Trump's Budget Director: Health Care Bill Would Curtail Health Care Costs

He was working with Senate Republican leadership and the Finance and HELP committees, which oversee health policy. In particular, said the report , "people who are less healthy (including those wit...

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Supreme Court Upholds Ruling Striking Down North Carolina GOP's Racist Congressional Map

The justices unanimously rejected the " reshuffle " of voters in District 1 and voted 5-3 to reject that of District 12. North Carolina Republican leaders may be radicalized to an alarming degre...

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'Bad neighbor' unplugs bounce house at girl's birthday party

'Bad neighbor' unplugs bounce house at girl's birthday party

Romero says the family looked at surveillance video footage and noticed an unknown man in his 60s walking over to look at the party and standing by the fence for a few seconds. Romero says she doesn...

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Trump asked 2 United States intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Trump asked 2 United States intel chiefs to deny Russian Federation collusion

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) asked Coats during Tuesday's Senate Armed Services Committee hearing whether the Post report was an accurate portrayal of a conversation with Trump, but Coats defe...

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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge

Now, on the day that Gianforte is up for election as a Republican congressional candidate in Montana , he's facing new controversy in the Tri-State, at the engineering and science university from w...

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Man with guns, knives arrested at US Comicon

Man with guns, knives arrested at US Comicon

The man's name wasn't immediately released, but authorities said he lives in the Phoenix metro area. As a result of his arrest, prop weapons have been banned for the remainder of the con, and there ...

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Rouhani win seen speeding Iran oil-deals push despite Trump threats

Rouhani win seen speeding Iran oil-deals push despite Trump threats

Rouhani , a political moderate (at least by Iranian standards) who negotiated a landmark nuclear deal with the United States and other world powers during his first term, was the favorite candidate ...

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Russians 'boasted spies had links to Trump aides' during election campaign

Russians 'boasted spies had links to Trump aides' during election campaign

One memo reportedly shows Mr Trump pressuring Mr Comey to shut down the bureau's investigation into Mr Flynn's Russian Federation ties. Former CIA director John Brennan said Tuesday he became in...

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1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

He added that the storm totally wrecked 40 homes and 75 severely damaged another 50 to 75. The first one died when the tornado hit a moveable home park in Wisconsin and the other died when a twister...

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Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russian Federation investigation

The interest in Kushner does not mean investigators suspect him of a crime or intend to charge him, the officials told NBC News . The White House was rocked by a further revelation last Friday, w...

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A Warm Memorial Day Weekend, Could See Some Rain

Do expect some showers, possibly a thunderstorm and a high of 70 degrees, he added. Sunday looks to be cool and cloudy with a high only in the upper 60s. Winds will be southwest 6 to 12 miles per ho...

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