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Trump condemns 'evil losers' as world leaders offer condolences

Trump condemns 'evil losers' as world leaders offer condolences

Throughout the first few months of his presidency and on the campaign trail, Trump had spoken strongly against the Iran nuclear deal, openly endorsed relocating the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusa...

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Trump vows 'to do everything' for Mideast peace

Trump arrived at the Presidential palace in Bethlehem in the morning after travelling there by vehicle from Jerusalem. Although initial expectations were of a trilateral meeting between Trump, Netan...

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Israel not mentioned in meeting with Russian Federation

Israel not mentioned in meeting with Russian Federation

Standing alongside Trump , Abbas, 82 and in the 12th year of his original five-year term, said he was determined to deliver an agreement for all Palestinians, although he did not provide any substa...

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Manchester attack victims: Eight-year-old girl among the dead

Manchester attack victims: Eight-year-old girl among the dead

At least 22 people were killed and 59 injured after the bomb exploded at the Manchester Arena on Monday night, as concertgoers - many of them children and young people - were leaving the show. 22-...

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Who was Salman Abedi?

Who was Salman Abedi?

Meanwhile, officials probed possible travel by the alleged bomber, looking for clues to new threats. Soldiers were seen at the Houses of Parliament, May's Downing Street residence and at the London ...

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Grassley may call on Mueller over documents request

Flynn, who was sacked as national security adviser in February after he misled administration officials about his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the USA, earlier this week rejected a Sen...

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Trump Arrives Vatican To Meet Pope Francis

Trump Arrives Vatican To Meet Pope Francis

Trump responded: "We can use peace". It remains to see how the pope's measured message of peace will play out. In a lighter moment, Francis referred to Trump's imposing bulk by asking his wife Me...

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Ariana Grande Cancels Upcoming Shows After Manchester Attack

Ariana Grande Cancels Upcoming Shows After Manchester Attack

Manchester police made four new arrests and searched an address in the city centre. British authorities have identified 22-year-old Salman Abedi as the suspected bomber in the attack at Manches...

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Trump meets Pope in Vatican, vows not to forget his message

The pope also addressed another important topic: the president's diet. It had the potential of a being a very awkward meeting between two world leaders whose views couldn't be more different on s...

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Police chief beheaded and others killed by IS militants in Philippines

Police chief beheaded and others killed by IS militants in Philippines

He said the attack occurred near the southern city of Marawi , which is under siege by Islamic militants, as justification for imposing martial law across the southern third of the country. The Phi...

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Philippines leader declares martial law on southern island as fighting rages

Philippines leader declares martial law on southern island as fighting rages

Article 7, Section 18 of the Constitution stated "in case of invasion or rebellion, when the public safety requires it, the President may, for a period not exceeding 60 days, suspend the privilege of ...

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Manchester bombing suspect Salman Abedi's father, 2nd brother arrested in Libya

Ms Rudd confirmed Abedi had recently returned from a visit to Libya , and said the nature of the attack suggested he may have had support. "We didn't really believe that this could happen", he to...

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Philippine troops battle heavily armed ISIS-linked fighters in Marawi

Philippine troops battle heavily armed ISIS-linked fighters in Marawi

Martial law allows Duterte to harness the armed forces to carry out arrests, searches and detentions more rapidly. The country suffered 14 years of martial law under former dictator Ferdinand Marco...

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Mulvaney warns lawmakers on borrowing authority deadline

Congress must act to increase the debt limit to avert a first-ever, economy-rattling default on US obligations like bond payments. "I am aware that portions of the president's budget call for dram...

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Trump sets sight on the big deal: Mideast peace

Al Jazeera's Hoda Abdel-Hamid, reporting from Bethlehem , said Trump's remarks regarding the link between the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and stability in the rest of the region was significant,...

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Donald Trump assures Britain of unbreakable commitment after bombing

Donald Trump assures Britain of unbreakable commitment after bombing

His first act as president was to appoint a Middle East envoy whose peace mission, in the end, failed. "I'd like to draw attention to our Palestinian hunger-strikers", Palestinian leader said during...

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Former allies on school choice now divided by Trump budget

President Donald Trump's proposed budget released Tuesday would try to boost public and private school choice programs, but some of the federal aid might not immediately benefit MI. This would a...

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Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of FA Cup final against Chelsea

Arsenal limped to a fifth-place finish in the Premier League after Liverpool sneaked into the Champions League at the expense of Wenger's side. Wenger again refused to confirm whether he will sti...

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What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

Additional arrests were made both in Britain and in Libya in the bombing that killed 22 people and wounded scores more. Across London, troops fanned out and authorities implemented special securit...

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House intel committee to issue subpoenas for Flynn materials in Russia probe

House intel committee to issue subpoenas for Flynn materials in Russia probe

On Tuesday, former CIA Director John Brennan testified to the House intelligence panel that he had noticed enough contact between Trump associates and Russian Federation during the 2016 campaign...

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Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran

Trump Arrives in Israel, Says Israelis, Arabs Share 'Common Cause' Against Iran

Unlike Saudi Arabia , which occasionally holds elections for municipal councils, Iran regularly holds elections for president, parliament and other posts. "But for the first time in many years - an...

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Flynn gets another chance from Senate Intelligence Committee (PHOTO) (HAS TRIM)

Flynn gets another chance from Senate Intelligence Committee (PHOTO) (HAS TRIM)

The committee's action comes a day after Flynn's lawyer notified the committee that his client will invoke his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination and not comply with the committee...

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Greenpeace beams message for Donald Trump onto Vatican during visit

President Donald Trump meets Pope Francis in Vatican City. He entered a small elevator taking him to the third floor of the Apostolic Palace and, after a long ceremonial walk past frescoed corri...

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OPEC likely to extend production cuts into next year

OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo said there is "growing consensus" for an extension. Energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie said a nine-month extension "would have little impact on our price fore...

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Why Melania Trump covers her head one day but not the next

After stepping out of the auto, Trump and First Lady Melania greeted Archbishop Georg Ganswein and other Vatican dignitaries before entering the Apostolic Palace. Francis had criticized then-ca...

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Manchester United Defeats Ajax to win Club's First Europa League Title

Manchester - we won for them. Jose Mourinho has successfully guided Manchester United back into the Champions League , but the Portuguese manager couldn't help but take a parting shot at his ...

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Why Melania Trump covers her head one day and not the next

He also presented him with a small sculptured olive tree, telling Mr Trump through an interpreter: "It is my desire that you become an olive tree to construct peace". Pope Francis meets with Presid...

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Linked Jihadists Take Priest, Churchgoers Hostage in Philippines

Linked Jihadists Take Priest, Churchgoers Hostage in Philippines

Military spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo said 13 militants had been killed, and that five soldiers had died and 31 others were wounded. "We have a lot of firepower , more than he has times 20, but we...

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Melania Trump slaps the president's hand away again - this time in Rome

Trump and Melania hold hands as they arrive to board Air Force One for travel to Rome from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv. Trump also expressed an even loftier hope than an Israeli-Pal...

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Russians talked about influencing Trump through advisers - NY Times

Last summer, US spies gathered intelligence that senior Russian officials were talking about how they could, through Donald Trump's advisers, influence his opinion of Russia, according to a New Yor...

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