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Moderate Rouhani Wins Iranian Election in Landslide

He also expressed his hope that Iran puts an end to its ballistic missile testing and "restores the rights of Iranians to freedom of speech, to freedom of organization, so Iranians can live the life t...

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Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

As her terrified family cry out in fear and scream "Oh my god", one man, thought to be a relative, jumps fully clothed into the water to rescue her. "The sea lion actually attracted a lot of attenti...

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Thunder's Kanter released after being detained in Romania

Thunder's Kanter released after being detained in Romania

A New York Times sports reporter tweeted Saturday afternoon that Kanter had been released by authorities and was on his way to London. Gulen was previously a staunch ally of current Turkish Presid...

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AFP stringer shot dead in Mexico: judicial source

AFP stringer shot dead in Mexico: judicial source

The CPJ's Mexico representative Jan-Albert Hootsen said Valdez's killing was "an attack on journalism, all journalists throughout Mexico". "It just happened and the personnel specialists are looking i...

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Under fire at home, Trump lands in Saudi for first foreign trip

Separately he told Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani they would discuss "lots of lovely military equipment because nobody makes it like the United States". The arms package includes a pled...

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James Comey Once Hid in a Curtain to Avoid President Trump

The developments were a blow to White House efforts to dampen down interest in the Russian Federation investigation as Mr Trump and his staff boarded Air Force One for Saudi Arabia, the first stop...

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Deputy AG stands by the memo used to justify Comey firing

Deputy AG stands by the memo used to justify Comey firing

First, Rosenstein says that he was made aware of Trump's intention to dismiss Comey before he wrote the memo . Swecker said he opposed the appointment of a special counsel at first, but aft...

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Trump, in address to Muslims, urges fight against terror

Reports were also afloat that Premier Sharif would meet President Trump. In a meeting with the king of Bahrain, King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Mr Trump said the two countries "have a wonderful relat...

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McCain compares Trump crises to Watergate

McCain compares Trump crises to Watergate

Arziona Sen. John McCain said Tuesday night that scandals now engulfing President Donald Trump are of "Watergate size and scale", invoking the scandal that brought down President Richard Nixon. The ...

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Macron emphasises European Union in French foreign, defence ministry postings

Macron emphasises European Union in French foreign, defence ministry postings

From the outgoing Socialist government, Jean-Yves le Drian, ex-defense minister and a close ally to former president Francois Hollande was the sole survivor. Seeking for wide support ahead of legisl...

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Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

Trump is enjoying a royal welcome in Saudi Arabia, a far cry from the contentious atmosphere he left behind in Washington. The White House bungled the president's stunning firing of FBI Director Jam...

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Trump praises Sisi, says he will visit Egypt soon

Trump praises Sisi, says he will visit Egypt soon

He said his talks with Sisi are "very very important", adding, "We've really been through a lot together positively". Speaking through a translator, Sisi described Trump as "a unique personality tha...

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Texas Rep. Green calls for Pres. Trump's impeachment

Texas Rep. Green calls for Pres. Trump's impeachment

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Tornado watch issued for Wyandotte County

The tornado's path was almost two-and-a-half miles. "They said it looked okay for us to spend the night there, and they said there is alot of damage around here". "We are not endorsing any GoFundMe si...

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Merriam-Webster: 'Nut job' lookups spike after Trump rips Comey

The report comes hot on the heels of a Washington Post report, published earlier on Friday, alleging that the FBI's investigation into Russian Federation has now named current senior White House a...

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Theme Park Visit To Attract 28% GST; Animal Slaughtering, Vet Clinics Exempt

Five per cent rate will also apply on rides taken from cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, which now pay 6 per cent tax. "Most of the inputs for work contracts. In comparison, tax on electric vehicle...

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US calls on Iran's president to cut terror ties

US calls on Iran's president to cut terror ties

Al-Jubeir borrowed a Trump phrase when he said stronger USA ties will allow the region to "drain the swamps from which extremism and terrorism emanates". The Saudi-led coalition said later it had ...

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SNL brought back Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer, with added homoerotic undertones

SNL brought back Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer, with added homoerotic undertones

McCarthy, as Spicer, proceeds to take control of the briefing, announcing "Spicey's back!" Spicer's boss, U.S. President Donald Trump, has been a guest host on "Saturday Night Live" twice, in 2004 a...

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Justice official says he stands by critical memo on Comey

Speaking to NBC News' Lester Holt on May 11, Trump mentioned the Russian Federation investigation when explaining why he fired Comey , whom he called a "showboat" and a "grandstander". The then-FBI...

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Turkey's Erdogan demands US reverse decision

Turkey's Erdogan demands US reverse decision

A statement released by the Kurdish elements of the SDF said that although the decision was "made a bit late", it will bring "rapid" results in the fight against terrorism and noted that, until now,...

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'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

White House officials traveling in Saudi Arabia with President Donald Trump said the system, which was last tested in February, has a shorter range than the missiles launched in North Korea's most...

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Aziz: No order by ICJ on Jadhav's consular access

Referring to the Pakistan's March 2017 declaration in relation to the jurisdiction of the ICJ, Ausaf said that the ongoing propaganda on the issue was misplaced. Interestingly, the fact that Mr. Aziz ...

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Iranian president Hassan Rouhani wins re-election with solid margin

Rouhani [.] must respond to the people who voted for him for the second time". "We sent back Raisi to Mashhad, his conservative hometown in northeastern Iran", said Narges, a 43 year-old beauty salon ...

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Kurdish-led forces say no heavy U.S. weapons received yet

Syrian state media said 718 fighters and 528 others were bussed out of the Barzeh and Tishreen neighborhoods in the second round of departures from the area since it came under government siege last...

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After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

The leaders of the House Russia investigation, Rep. Mike Conaway and Rep. Adam Schiff, announced Thursday that they sent a formal request to the FBI seeking records of Comey's discussions with Trump. ...

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Assange expresses readiness for dialogue with UK, US

Assange expresses readiness for dialogue with UK, US

Three of the four counts were dropped in 2015 when statutes of limitations expired on all but the rape allegation. Sweden announced that it's dropping its rape investigation against him, and the r...

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China plays down India's fear on CPEC and Kashmir

China plays down India's fear on CPEC and Kashmir

President Xi Jinping was preparing to host leaders from 29 nations for the two-day summit in Beijing when USA and South Korean military officials confirmed that Pyongyang had launched a ballistic mi...

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John McCain Wants Turkish Ambassador Expelled Back to His 'Third World Country'

Before it begins, a guard bends to speak to the Turkish president. "McGurk is definitely giving clear support to the PKK and YPG", Cavusoglu was quoted as saying. Violence erupted when Turkish secur...

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Trump decries special prosecutor probing Russian Federation links

Trump decries special prosecutor probing Russian Federation links

Rosenstein said in prepared remarks that he stood by his memo, and revealed that that he had discussed with Jeff Sessions the need for new leadership at the Federal Bureau of Investigation last winter...

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New polls show more Americans disapprove then approve of James Comey firing

It was Trump's first public event outside the White House since Comey's ouster. White House press secretary Sean Spicer flatly denied a loyalty pledge was ever brought up at the private White Hous...

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