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Donald Trump refers to 'tapes' that may exist of James Comey conversations

In doing so, though, Trump sought to criticize Comey after suddenly firing him earlier this week. Still, Trump's comments about "tapes" - which echoed the secret Watergate recordings made by ousted ...

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Trump hails 'very productive' first 100 days, but slams media

In one example of Trump's impact on currency trading, average hourly volumes surged to $84 billion at 4 p.m. London time on January 31 after Trump and an adviser criticized USA trading partners for ha...

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Trump lawyers: Documents show no undisclosed Russian income

The letter is Trump's latest attempt to downplay allegations of the president's link to Russian Federation. "A Russian would, for example, fund a Cyprus corporation, which would lend to Trump or his...

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Trump told Jeanine Pirro he wanted to fire Comey on January 20

Trump told Jeanine Pirro he wanted to fire Comey on January 20

Trump went on to say he thought about doing away with having press conferences altogether. "I was thinking about it then", Trump said. "You see the ratings", said Trump. Turning to this month's pass...

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Asia Minute: President Trump Invites Philippine President Duterte to White House

Asia Minute: President Trump Invites Philippine President Duterte to White House

I can not lie about it", the newspaper quoted Duterte as saying. "I'm tied up I can not make any definite promise.I'm supposed to go to Russia, Israel.", said Duterte during a visit to the Chinese f...

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UN official calls for more work with disabled in North Korea

On Monday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Washington will work through the Swedish Embassy in North Korea to free the Americans. In the last three weeks, two USA citizens have been detained ...

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White House: Removing Comey will help bring Russian Federation investigation to end

White House: Removing Comey will help bring Russian Federation investigation to end

That tweet was possibly in response to a report in The New York Times Thursday that detailed a dinner Comey and Trump had soon after the president took office in which he asked the then-FBI di...

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Belt And Road Push: Chinese provinces invest more

Najib agreed that ties between the two countries are strong and that supporting the Belt and Road Initiative can change people's lives in the region and around the world. But they also have expresse...

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Donald Trump US President urges peace between Russian Federation and Ukraine

The move provoked a storm of criticism among Democrats who said Trump was trying to blunt the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, and some of the president's fellow Republicans also questioned the ...

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Hope for improved China, South Korea relations after leaders speak

Moon took charge as the president of South Korea today, after the National Election Commission declared him victor yesterday. First freeze North Korea's nuclear development, then engage with them econ...

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Macron becomes France's 25th president… and youngest ever

Macron becomes France's 25th president… and youngest ever

To win the post, Macron defeated ten other candidates, far-right contender Marine Le Pen being the last one. After ascending the red carpet at the Elysee Palace in central Paris , Mr Macron and Mr ...

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5 immigrant women vie for Miss USA pageant title

5 immigrant women vie for Miss USA pageant title

Julianne Hough of " Dancing with the Stars" and actor Terrence J will host the two-hour TV special on Sunday; model Ashley Graham will serve as backstage host. The Miss USA Preliminary Competiti...

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When cyber-attacks become a matter of life and death

When cyber-attacks become a matter of life and death

It locked up critical systems of several high-profile organizations, such as Britain's National Health Service (NHS), Russian telecom company Megafon, Spain's largest telephone company, and global shi...

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The Russian government embarrassed the White House

Trump fired Comey on Tuesday, the last day this week that Spicer briefed the White House press corps. Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey just as the agency is investiga...

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Bulgaria's Kristian Kostov 2nd in Eurovision Song Contest

Bulgaria's Kristian Kostov 2nd in Eurovision Song Contest

English television presenter Graham Norton complimented him on his "ballad-powered eyebrows" and the 17-year-old received plenty of love on social media. Eurovision , now in its 62nd year, is intended...

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Madrid Masters: Nadal sees off Djokovic in semi-finals

Madrid Masters: Nadal sees off Djokovic in semi-finals

The Spaniard looks in ominous form with just over two weeks to go till the start of the French Open as he stretched his ideal record on clay this season to 14-0 with a dominant display. The Spaniard f...

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Trump asked FBI director three times if he was target of investigations

Mr Comey was sacked on Tuesday by the Republican president, who said the issue was Mr Comey's inability to lead. Sanders said that her boss would "love nothing more for this investigation to continu...

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China Pledges $124 Billion For New Silk Road

The plan, which aims to expand trade links between Asia, Africa, Europe and beyond, was first unveiled in 2013. "Connectivity projects must be pursued in a manner that respects sovereignty and territo...

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Witcover: Sally Yates sheds disturbing light on Trump and Flynn

Witcover: Sally Yates sheds disturbing light on Trump and Flynn

To view the full article, register now. As President Donald Trump faces a mounting number of government crises, he took time to praise Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser was recen...

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Nationality Law approved in Ministerial Committee on Legislation

Officials insist they'll come up with some "special status" for Arabic allowing it to still be used to access state services. The legislation still has to pass through the Justice Ministry and wind ...

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China pledges $124 bln for new Silk Road, says open to everyone

China will also provide relevant global organizations with 1 billion US dollars to implement cooperation projects that will benefit the countries along the Belt and Road . "Spanning thousands of mi...

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China calls for restraint after North Korea missile launch

National security adviser H.R. McMaster briefed the President by phone on Saturday about the missile launch, a senior White House official said . Moon, who was declared the victor on Tuesday of the...

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Turkey calls on U.S. to not arm Kurdish 'terrorists'

Turkey calls on U.S. to not arm Kurdish 'terrorists'

USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces have defeated Islamic State fighters in the city of Tabqa and have seized Tabqa Dam, a key objective for the militias before a planned attack on the terror group...

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Pope nixes Medjugorje visions but says shrine has benefits

Mary's example of believing and following Jesus is what matters most; she can not be some image "of our own making" who Christians barter with for mercy, Pope Francis said. This continual presence o...

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Elections BC accepts recounts for two ridings, rejects four other requests

Christy Clark's Liberals are one seat shy of a majority government with 43 seats, while John Horgan's New Democrats have 41. Elections BC has a wide range of guidelines around recounts. That process...

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Poll gives UK Conservatives big lead ahead of June election

Mr Corbyn pledged that RAF bombing raids on so-called Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq would also be immediately reviewed should Labour win the election. The survey by ComRes for the Sunday...

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France's Macron tells Trump he will defend climate deal

Early on his campaign, President Trump vowed to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, a landmark 2015 deal that brought together 197 countries to reduce carbon emissions to combat global warming. ...

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N. Korea says will have dialogue with US under right conditions

N. Korea says will have dialogue with US under right conditions

According to the report, Choe was also asked if the North was prepared to talk with the newly elected South Korean government of liberal President Moon Jae-in, to which she responded, "We'll see". off...

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Henderson could play again for Liverpool FC this season

One such name who has been linked with the Reds for a long time now is Spanish midfield maestro Isco and reports suggest that Jurgen Klopp is a big admirer of the former Malaga star. "We stay positi...

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Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

Man City beats Leicester 2-1 after bizarre penalty incident

The defender is one of six senior City players whose current deals run out in the summer, with the club saying that they will wait until the end of the season before deciding which of the remaining fi...

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