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Clinton continues to blame Comey

Clinton continues to blame Comey

His critics have said even that announcement was unwarranted since the Federal Bureau of Investigation rarely discloses cases unless charges are filed. Speaking at times with a raised voice, Comey sai...

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Sanders Says 'Trump Is Right' About Australia's Health Care

Sanders Says 'Trump Is Right' About Australia's Health Care

Despite the announcement made by Mr Trump and House Republicans in the Rose Garden of the White House after the vote, Obamacare is not dead yet. Healthcare in the U.S. It's tried to be a one size ...

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Sami claims role in release of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram

Sami claims role in release of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has pledged to provide emergency reproductive health care, psychosocial counselling and other critical support to the rescued 82 Chibok school girls. The g...

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Relative Calm Reported In Syria Safe Zones After Deal Comes Into Force

Weaponry and air strikes are to be banned within the zones - while no-fly zones will be introduced in the airspace overhead. Doyle said there are huge question marks over the commitment of various a...

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Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras tapped for federal appeals court

EDUCATION: Law degree, Northwestern University law school, 1993; bachelor's degree, University of Northern Iowa, 1990. "When it comes to fulfilling his campaign promise to appoint strong, principled...

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UNESCO Approves Resolution Denying Israeli Claims to Jerusalem

UNESCO Approves Resolution Denying Israeli Claims to Jerusalem

It was then voted for by Russia, China, Brazil, Sweden, South Africa, Iran, Malaysia, Mauritius, Nigeria, Senegal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Vietnam, Nicaragua, Chad and seven Arab countries. An Israeli...

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Trump congratulates Macron in post-election call: White House

The man compiling the candidate list of the Republic on the Move party told Reuters the announcement would probably fall a hundred or so short of the 577 names needed to fight every seat in France's N...

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After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers US invite

After SKorean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers US invite

The White House said the two agreed to continue to strengthen the alliance between their countries. A new documentary, The Blue Butterfly Effect, exposes the tensions in the South Korea-US relatio...

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US President hosts Russian foreign minister, envoy at White House

Trump said this as he hosted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the White House , a day after he abruptly sacked FBI chief James Comey who was leading the investigation into Russias meddling...

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UK Labour's draft election manifesto leaked

UK Labour's draft election manifesto leaked

Two police officers arrived on the scene and were speaking to witnesses. Despite the big spending pledges , the manifesto includes a commitment to get rid of the deficit and balance Britain's day...

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Tillerson arrives in Alaska for Arctic meeting

Negotiations have been continuing for weeks on the language of the statement, which is approved by consensus. Foreign Minister Timo Soini said recently that the US can not any longer be expected to ...

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Senate panel asks Comey to testify next week, no longer appearing Thursday

But it's hard to see Comey's firing as anything other than political, said Frank Montoya Jr., a former FBI agent who worked on counterintelligence investigations and led the bureau's Seattle office. T...

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US President Donald Trump invites new South Korean president to Washington

The White House was quick to send a message of congratulation to Mr Moon. "President Moon accepted the invitation", the statement read . No specific timing was set. He also said he was prepared to ...

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Macron quick to begin presidential duties

In a statement, a Downing Street spokesman said: "The Prime Minister warmly congratulates President-elect Macron on his election success". (French legislative elections will take place June 11 and 1...

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US Senate intel panel subpoenas Michael Flynn

In a joint statement Wednesday evening, Senator Richard Burr (R-North Carolina), the committee chairman, and Senator Mark Warner (D-Virginia), the vice-chair, stated that the Senate Select Committee...

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Labour Party manifesto leaked : Corbyn plans to re-nationalize rails, Mail

In what is arguably the party's most left-wing manifesto in decades, Labour leader Corbyn proposes a "transformative" agenda, including £6 billion for the NHS, £1.6 billion for social care, and the ...

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S.Korean leader Moon discuss N.Korea with China's Xi - Blue House

The White House said Tuesday it looks forward to working with Moon. He was sent to jail, where he passed the bar and was eventually released. China sees it as a threat to its security and has call...

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Ambition to meet reality as China gathers world for Silk Road summit

Ambition to meet reality as China gathers world for Silk Road summit

Others worry China might undermine human rights, environmental and other standards or leave poor countries burdened with debt. The finance for this project comes from ASIAN Infrastructure Invest...

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Moon, Abe agree to co-operate on North Korea

New South Korean President Moon Jae-in has cast doubt on a landmark deal with Japan over wartime sex slaves. (Kim Hong-ji/Pool Photo via AP). After the results of the votes were confirmed, Moon wa...

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Crews working to box in wildfire near Georgia-Florida line

Crews working to box in wildfire near Georgia-Florida line

In this Saturday, May 6, 2017 photo provided by the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge smoke rises from a wildfire east of Fargo, Ga. The giant tanker can carry four times as much retardant as any ...

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PDP Disowns Fayose, Says Boko Haram's Abduction Of Chibok Girls Was Real

PDP Disowns Fayose, Says Boko Haram's Abduction Of Chibok Girls Was Real

May 6, 2017: Nigeria's government says another 82 schoolgirls are released. Assuring the girls, Lai Mohammed said: "What is paramount to us is the release of the remaining girls". They would most li...

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Pound (GBP) Investors Less Optimistic after Bank of England (BoE) 'Super Thursday'

The annual rate of consumer price index inflation hit 2.3 per cent in March. Most BoE rate-setters, who were wrong-footed by the resilience of Britain's consumers in 2016 following the European Unio...

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Trump likely to visit FBI headquarters in coming days - White House

Tuesday. Trump's critics, and not only Democrats, say that he wanted to change the political subject in Washington away from possible ties between his campaign and Russia's alleged interference in...

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Trump, Putin will meet in July, Russian state media reports

Relations soured further in April after the United States blamed Syria's president Bashar Assad, a key Russian ally, for a deadly chemical weapons attack on civilians and Mr Trump fired some 60 cruise...

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No charges against officers in killing of Alton Sterling

No charges against officers in killing of Alton Sterling

He emphasized that the entire time the officers and Sterling were on the ground lasted 27 seconds, meaning that decisions were made in a split-second manner. "Meanwhile, the officers were behind Sterl...

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Manchester United should be embarrassed by points gap to Chelsea - Roy Keane

Manchester United should be embarrassed by points gap to Chelsea - Roy Keane

What's more, sides that have won the first away leg of Europa League knockout tie from the last-16 onwards by one goal have won nine of the 12 returns since 2010/11, keeping a clean sheet in three o...

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Erdogan Urges US to 'Immediately' Reverse Decision on Arming Syrian Kurds

The Kurdish commanders had long maintained that they could not be America's chief ally and boots on the ground while North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member Turkey carried out airstrikes and groun...

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Eurovision: Pop, politics and a dancing ape - but no Russia

Eurovision: Pop, politics and a dancing ape - but no Russia

In addition to the finale broadcast, the Eurovision YouTube channel will also carry contestant introductions, rehearsal footage, backstage content, and more. She will join the touring show for six w...

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Obama offers support after Kimmel's late night plea on healthcare

Obama offers support after Kimmel's late night plea on healthcare

As previously reported, the talk show host broke down while describing his son being born with congenital heart disease and needing the open heart surgery immediately. Jimmy's story about his son, B...

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China's Xi discusses nuclear issue with new South Korean president

But Korean critics said Japan did not go far enough under the deal, and earlier this year Tokyo recalled its ambassador over a statue symbolising the comfort women installed outside its consulate in B...

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