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Collapsed interstate bridge in Georgia to open next week

Officials have said the blaze was set maliciously, and an arrest was made. "I think that coming out of the gate strong ... gained a lot time". He said inspectors also completed checks of the design, m...

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Trump blasts Dems for their disquiet over Comey's termination

Trump's daring decision to oust Comey sparked comparisons to Nixon, who fired the special prosecutor running the Watergate investigation that ultimately led to his downfall. Tribe said "it would hav...

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Trump will make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

Trump will make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

But the negotiations risk being hamstrung over fears that the world's number two carbon polluter will pull out and throw the pact into disarray. However, some of his advisors, including his daughter...

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Trump insists no evidence of collusion with Russia

Eighteen days after first learning of Yates's concerns, Trump fired Flynn, saying he no longer had confidence in having him as a key White House adviser. Known as a tough and independent prosecutor, Y...

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6 Things to Know About Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein — FBI Firing Fallout

He faulted Mr Comey's decision in July previous year to announce that the Clinton emails case had been closed, and in October - 11 days before the election - telling media the inquiry was being reop...

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Green vote helped NDP more than Liberals, says UBC prof

Speaking in Toronto Wednesday, Alberta Premier Rachel Notely jokingly thanked the voters of British Columbia for making Tuesday's election "interesting" and precluding her from congratulating a victor...

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Anti-ISIL coalition patrolling Turkey-Syria border

US troops are now patrolling the Turkish-Syrian border, the Military Times reported Friday. The formation of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) more than a year ago has also provided the US with...

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Who is Andrew G. McCabe, acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director?

Who is Andrew G. McCabe, acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director?

Trump, in a series of tweets, mocked the Democrats for saying "some of the worst things" about Comey, who was thrust into the national spotlight while the FBI was investigating Democratic presidential...

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Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy

Jakarta governor given 2-year prison sentence for blasphemy

However, President Joko Widodo, an ally of Purnama, has urged restraint over the trial and called for all sides to respect the legal process. Basuki, better known by his Chinese nickname Ahok, told...

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Former Trump adviser Mike Flynn under DoD investigation

The Inspector General of the Department of Defense told the House Oversight Committee that they had launched their own investigation into whether Flynn had failed to receive the required approval befo...

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Conservatives claim there are no more 'no-go areas' in Scotland

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale said the selection of Mr McDougall shows that her party is "fighting hard to deliver a Labour government on the side of working people". Despite the heavy losses, ...

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Republicans question Trump's firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Sessions had recused himself from involvement in the Russian Federation investigation, after he misstated his own 2016 contacts with Russia's ambassador to Washington . He was not doing a good job"...

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Eight killed when magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits China's northwest

Eight killed when magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits China's northwest

Xinhua said the injured have been sent to the hospital and search and rescue work is under way. State news agency Xinhua said the quake hit Taxkorgan County in northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Au...

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Senate intelligence committee subpoenas Michael Flynn

A top congressional committee today issued a subpoena for former national security advisor Michael Flynn, seeking documents in its investigation into links between the Trump campaign and Russian Feder...

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Mourinho set to shuffle Man Utd line-up for semi-final

Mourinho set to shuffle Man Utd line-up for semi-final

Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (R) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium in ...

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Turkey balks at U.S. plan to arm Kurds

Kurdish-led Syria Democratic Forces raise their flag after driving Islamic State militants out of the area, in Manbij, Syria. The statement, circulated on social media on Wednesday, warns other fact...

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US, Australia try to leave rocky start behind

Their meeting Thursday evening was taking place on Trump's first trip back to New York City since he left in January to be sworn in as president. Mr Turnbull received similar backlash on social me...

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Trump meets Russia foreign minister amid Comey controversy

No photos were taken by the White House press of the president's meeting with Lavrov and with Russian Envoy Sergey Kislyak. One White House correspondent noted that it was unusual that Russian Amb...

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US warns against travel to North Korea

Commercial satellite imagery of the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Facility, which 38 North says indicates an apparent resumption of activity in North Korea, is seen in this image from April 25 released ...

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Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Trump moves to review status of America's nature preserves

Patagonia's Rose Marcario concluded her statement on the subject by saying "I urge everyone who loves America's public lands and supports the continued protection of National Monuments to contact th...

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Niece of France's Le Pen quits politics for now

Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage, who endorsed her candidacy, predicted earlier on Sunday that the Front National leader would become French president in 2022. Ms. Le Pen also insisted that hers was no...

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Philippines' Duterte confirms he's coming to Israel

US and Philippine officials said Trump's calls and invitations to several Asian allies including Duterte were aimed at discussing the escalating nuclear crisis in North Korea. Now, this invitation f...

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MyPGNow readers pick their party ahead of Election Day

The province's most widely read newspapers, the Vancouver Sun and The Province, as well as the national Globe and Mail, all endorsed the Liberals in weekend editorials. The Liberals were trying to win...

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Trump expected to name judicial nominees Monday

Trump has nominated Larsen to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. One of those nominated by Bush on May 9, 2001, was Miguel Estrada, considered at the time a potential future Supreme Court ...

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China tests new missile in Bohai Sea: Ministry

While no other country has claims in the busy Bohai Sea, the drills come amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, including Chinese anger at the deployment of the US anti-missile defence syste...

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N Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to assassinate Kim

The statement, carried by North Korean news agency KCNA, said the alleged plot included the use of "biochemical substances including radioactive substance and nano poisonous substance". That follows t...

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Trump Delays Decision on Paris Climate Accord Amid Infighting

A meeting of his advisers that had been scheduled for Tuesday was postponed due to scheduling conflicts, a White House Official said. The White House official did not say when the meeting wo...

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'Trump Is Right': Sanders Talks Up Aussie Health Care

The healthcare legislation that Trump endorses would pare back insurance protections for the sick, and, according to nonpartisan congressional researchers, would lead to 24 million more Americans bein...

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Ismail Haniya elected as new Hamas chief

The election of Ismail Haniyeh as a new chief of Hamas's political bureau ushers in a new era for the Palestinian resistance group, analysts believe. The 54-year-old with a salt-and-pepper beard tak...

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Theresa May 'not taking anything for granted' after Labour's local election rout

No party previously had overall control of Warwickshire County Council, but the Conservatives now have an overall majority of seats. However, Ms Sturgeon said: "I've heard lots of ludicrous argument...

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