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Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

After local law enforcement officers were unable to persuade him to move, passengers were forced to deplane while they dealt with the situation. The flight finally left Shanghai three hours late...

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Deputy AG Stands by Comey Memo

Deputy AG Stands by Comey Memo

As The New York Times has reported , after numerous encounters with the administration, Comey felt he had to set the parameters of appropriate protocol very clearly. They wrote that it was read to ...

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Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

Islamic State group claims deadly Manchester concert bombing

An 8-year-old girl was among the dead - the youngest known victim - and her mother and sister were among the wounded in what May called "a callous terrorist attack". — July 22, 2011: Anti-Muslim extre...

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Dorset Police: 'The public should be alert but not alarmed.'

Now officers in the Duchy and Devon are asking communities to remain alert and vigilant. "We have offered support to Greater Manchester Police overnight and will be providing specialist resources to...

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Moon Jae-in sworn in as South Korea's President

Moon Jae-in sworn in as South Korea's President

I will go to Beijing and Tokyo. He has been cautious about the recent decision to deploy a controversial US anti-missile system in South Korea . North Korea is likely to welcome Moon's election b...

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Michael Flynn declines subpoena to provide documents

As a useful Lawfare explainer notes, the committee can either try to refer the matter to the US attorney for criminal action, or it can try to get the Senate , under a provision in a 1978 ethics refo...

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After Bombing Designed to Divide, Manchester Led Defiant Vigils Across the UK

After Bombing Designed to Divide, Manchester Led Defiant Vigils Across the UK

British media said he was born in the northwestern English city and that his Libyan parents had fled the regime of dictator Moamer Kadhafi. Other neighbors also said in past years some older adults ...

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'I Never Mentioned Israel' in Oval Office Intel Leak to Russians

'I Never Mentioned Israel' in Oval Office Intel Leak to Russians

During a visit Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas paid to the White House in March, Trump called achieving peace something that is, "frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought ...

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Manchester Bombing: Man Arrested In Connection With Attack That Killed 22

They did not provide details. "I've called all the places, the hotels where people said that children have been taken and I've called the police ". "It is now beyond doubt the people of Manchester ...

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Melania Trump flicks away The Don's hand

Melania Trump flicks away The Don's hand

His arrival on Air Force One from Riyadh marks the first known direct flight between Saudi Arabia and Israel, which do not have formal diplomatic relations. Trump was greeted with an extended standi...

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Xi Jinping wants to reset relations with South Korea

Xi Jinping wants to reset relations with South Korea

Chung said earlier that although the alliance of USA and South Korea is crucial, the process to deploy US anti-missile system THAAD should be reviewed under Moon's government. Kim said the North ...

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Trump asked 2 intel chiefs to deny Russia collusion

It has not denied the Times report that Trump was critical of Comey to the Russians the day after he fired him. "Any political shaping of that intelligence would not be appropriate", he said. ...

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Might be "milking" S. Arabia of Dollars 480 billion: Iran's Foreign Minister

US President Donald Trump said Arab leaders need to take the lead in confronting extremism, and noted that they had suffered the deadliest toll of "fanatical violence" and that there was a humanit...

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UN Security Council condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

Security Council resolutions. Sunday's missile was sacked from a location near the city of Pukchang, north of the capital, and soared some 500 kilometers (around 300 miles) before falling into the ...

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China urges North Korea talks, skirts questions on US sanctions push

The isolated country said it is an "answer" to President Trump's policies. Re-entry technology could mean Pyongyang has moved closer to targeting the mainland US with an intercontinental ballisti...

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Connelly: Greens may hold balance of power in tight British Columbia election

Connelly: Greens may hold balance of power in tight British Columbia election

Clark's party won 43 seats while the NDP led by John Horgan collected 41 and the Greens under Andrew Weaver won three ridings in the 87-seat legislature. It's also very possible that after the final...

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'Devastated' Ariana Grande 'back in US' after Manchester terror attack

'Devastated' Ariana Grande 'back in US' after Manchester terror attack

Governor Andrew Cuomo said: "I have directed state law enforcement officials to step up security and patrols at high-profile locations across NY, including our airports, bridges, tunnels and mass tran...

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Palestinian 'Day of Rage' Protests Trump, Imprisonment and Imperial 'Peace' Calls

Palestinian 'Day of Rage' Protests Trump, Imprisonment and Imperial 'Peace' Calls

However, to achieve peace, the main obstacle is the Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands, the settlements and the failure of Tel Aviv to recognize the Palestinian state the same way we recognize I...

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Ariana Grande fans rally in wake of Manchester bombing

Ariana Grande fans rally in wake of Manchester bombing

The second victim to be named was Saffie Rose Roussos , who was just 8. The identities of other victims have not yet been revealed, but David Ratcliffe, medical director of North West Ambulance Servi...

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Julian Assange Still Facing Legal Hurdles after Sweden Drops Rape Investigation

The silver-haired activist also posted a Twitter image of himself wearing a white T-shirt and smiling. British Prime Minister Theresa May said that any action concerning Assange were he to leave t...

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Ex-CIA chief Brennan says he warned Russians about election meddling

In a letter to the heads of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Michael Flynn's attorneys said he is invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination, adding the retired Army gener...

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Iran Won't Stop Missile Program, Rouhani Fires Back At Trump

Iran Won't Stop Missile Program, Rouhani Fires Back At Trump

Sending a tough message to Tehran shortly after pragmatist Hassan Rouhani was re-elected president, Trump had urged Arab and Islamic leaders to unite to defeat Islamist militants, and said Iran ha...

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Impeached South Korean President Makes First Appearance In Trial

Impeached South Korean President Makes First Appearance In Trial

Park and her friend Choi Soon-il were accused accepting $52 million in bribes from Samsung and other big businesses such as Lotte in return for political favors. This could be seen as a sign of he...

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Donald and Melania Just Held the Hell Out of Each Other's Hands

Donald and Melania Just Held the Hell Out of Each Other's Hands

In the footage, the pair can be seen exiting Air Force One and are accompanied onto the tarmac at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara. "Most...

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Demi Lovato, Katy Perry and More React to Ariana Grande Concert Fatalities

London will also see a heavier police presence Tuesday, the mayor's office said. "It shocks me every time we hear this sort of news, that attacks like this can happen, and especially when there w...

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Korea bears the brunt of China's displeasure

Korea bears the brunt of China's displeasure

His victory comes at a time when South Korea needs to tackle domestic issues such as economic problems, and external challenges such as North Korea's nuclear ambitions. Song said the two sides agreed ...

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Trump hails 'unbreakable spirit' of Jewish people in Israel

That includes advancing prosperity, defeating the evils of terrorism and facing the threat of an Iranian regime that is threatening the region and causing so much violence and suffering". Netanyahu sa...

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Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea president

Gestures tell of friendship that toppled S. Korea president

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hy, front left, arrives at a court in Seoul , South Korea Tuesday, May 23, 2017 for the beginning of her corruption trial. March 10, 2017: Park is formally r...

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US President Donald Trump talks tough on Tehran

He will meet privately with Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas , between whom he has said he hopes to broker "the ultimate deal". Before dinner at Netanyahu's residence on Mo...

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Trump calls for peace as he lands in Israel

He'll close his ambitious first foreign trip at a pair of summits in Brussels and Sicily, where his reception from European leaders may be less effusive than his welcome in Israel and Saudi Arabia, ...

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