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Trump's Muslim statements scrutinized by travel ban judges

The hearing in Seattle before a panel of the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, scheduled for one hour starting at 9:30 a.m., will be broadcast live on C-SPAN and streamed from the court's website . ...

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Rouhani Receives Khatami's Support, Hints of Opening up to Trump

Rouhani Receives Khatami's Support, Hints of Opening up to Trump

Qalibaf added that Rouhani's administration had facilitated large loans to "particular individuals" through state-run banks while average citizens still struggle to secure small loans. A candidate get...

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Indian-American asks WH to produce tapes of Trump-Comey talk

Then, on Thursday, he claimed that he would have fired Comey regardless of Rosenstein's recommendation and said he considered the FBI investigation into allegations of collusion between Trump campaign...

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Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide victory in French presidential polls

Macron eyes legislative elections after landslide victory in French presidential polls

He has promised to liberalise the economy and rejuvenate France's jaded governing class by bringing more people who, like him, have never held elected office into government and parliament. However, t...

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BC Election 2017: 4 Liberal ministers unseated

Liberal Richard Lee. If the students had their say, the NDP would have formed government with 60 seats, the Green Party would have been the official opposition with 14 seats and the Liberals would h...

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Same-sex marriage support at highest-ever level

Same-sex marriage support at highest-ever level

The poll showed that 34 percent of Americans still oppose gay marriage , with 6 percent unsure. Now that marriage equality has been the standard fare for close to two years, these numbers continu...

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Israel wants White House to explain US official's Western Wall comment

Netanyahu had requested joining Trump on his visit to the site, Channel 2 reported, only to be denied on these grounds. U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, center, visits the Western Wall, the...

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Si Woo Kim keeps his cool and wins Players Championship

And he earned every penny and point, grinding out pars after missing 10 greens, making birdies at Nos. But he left the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course with something nearly as important - peace of mind....

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Pizza delivery man takes pie to stalled Amtrak train

Pizza delivery man takes pie to stalled Amtrak train

The train was traveling from NY to Washington, DC, when a mechanical problem halted the trip, NBC 4 reported . NEWPORT, Del. (AP) - A pizza delivery man in DE got an order from an unusual address: ...

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Rajasthan Board results: Pass percentage for government schools is 93.09 percent

Rajasthan Board results: Pass percentage for government schools is 93.09 percent

Click on the RBSE 12th result 2017 link on the screen. Around 2,34,523 and 48,113 students appeared for Science and commerce exams this year. The history of the Board of Secondary Education Rajas...

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New French prime minister to be announced at 1230 GMT

New French prime minister to be announced at 1230 GMT

Noting that Philippe comes from the right of French politics, Melenchon said: "The right has just been annexed, with a prime minister taken from its ranks, from the Republicans". Bruno Le Maire‏, a ve...

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Trump admits his White House spokespeople can't be trusted

Amid criticism that White House representatives and the president himself have repeatedly contradicted each other, Donald Trump on Friday said it's not possible for them to take to the podium "with id...

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White House says fourth detention of USA citizen in N. Korea "concerning"

Song, who defected in 2002 from North Korea, where he previously worked as a propaganda artist, told the Mail Online in an interview that the "unavoidable" war with Kim's regime would be a price wor...

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Evacuations of rebels from last Damascus stronghold begins

Evacuations of rebels from last Damascus stronghold begins

After a almost three-month-long bombing campaign, which included air strikes and artillery shelling, much of the area has been reduced to rubble. The Observatory said rebels remain in control of p...

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Trump on Civil War: Why couldn't they have worked that out?

Trump has always been an admirer of Jackson, praising his populism and visiting his tomb in March , The New York Times reported. Commenting for Mother Jones , noted Yale University Historian and ...

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United States to Check Visa Applicants' Social Media Activity

United States to Check Visa Applicants' Social Media Activity

According to an AP report , these proposed requirements would apply to visa applicants identified for extra scrutiny, such as those who have been to countries/regions controlled by terrorist organisa...

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BC election results are 'beginning of something different,' Clark says

Regardless of the outcome of the last riding, no party would be able to win the 44 seats necessary to govern with a majority in the 87-seat legislature. "I've had a good relationship in working with D...

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Australia's Budget Deficit To Narrow Before Surplus In 2020 To 2021

Australia's Budget Deficit To Narrow Before Surplus In 2020 To 2021

He would not say whether he would retain last year's target of returning the budget to surplus in 2020-21. Credit Suisse analyst Hasan Tevfik described the banks as the "biggest losers" on budget ni...

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Jadhav case to be forcefully pursued: Ausaf

In 1971, it wanted the ICJ to decide the limited question whether the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organisation had the jurisdiction to question India's suspension of overflight rights ...

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Can Trump Tape James Comey Legally?

Trump's firing of Comey is perhaps the most naked sign yet of his corruption. "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium wi...

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James Comey Declines to Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

President Donald Trump on Friday refused to confirm or deny whether he secretly records conversations he has at White House, after he suggested as much in a tweet Friday morning. I think it's a go...

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US Senate Democrats may refuse to vote on Trump FBI pick - Schumer

US Senate Democrats may refuse to vote on Trump FBI pick - Schumer

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said Trump must immediately provide Congress with any tapes and warned that destroying existing tapes would violate the law. But Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

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Trump's frustrations are boiling over after Comey dismissal

His name was floated as a possible replacement for then-FBI Director Robert Mueller in 2013, and he received support from an association of FBI agents before President Barack Obama chose Comey. Trum...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey defends pre-election Clinton email announcement

Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey defends pre-election Clinton email announcement

He added that he could not consider "for a second whose political fortunes will be affected" by revealing an investigation. Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy asked. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., asked C...

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Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

Ransomware attack should be a 'wake-up call' for governments

An ambulance is parked at The Royal London Hospital in London , Britain May 13, 2017. The opposition Labour Party accused the Conservative government of leaving the National Health Service vuln...

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United Kingdom spending money to strengthen cyber security of health system: Fallon

The Scottish government says the attack has been isolated and most services will return to normal by Monday. Op Gen Oorth said today it was still "a bit early too say who is behind it, but we are ...

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W.House refuses to rule out Trump Oval Office recordings

W.House refuses to rule out Trump Oval Office recordings

He said the discussions happened in two phone calls and at a dinner in which Comey was asking to keep his job. Although President Trump told NBC News that the firing had been planned, this looks not...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: White House denies Comey loyalty pledge

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: White House denies Comey loyalty pledge

As a student at a high school where most people lean Republican (St. Paul's), I had been a staunch supporter of Donald Trump throughout the election cycle and was ecstatic when his victory was announc...

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India gives China's 'One Belt One Road' summit a deliberate miss

Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is in Beijing to attend the two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation opening on May 14, 2017. Xi tried to mollify concern about a potenti...

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Banks to fight 'fast and loose' $6.2b tax

Banks to fight 'fast and loose' $6.2b tax

Labor will describe it as "Labor lite". "These are principles that are very important to the Liberal Party". The Treasurer argues there is no other feasible way of paying for the scheme, and says ...

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