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Theresa May defends winter fuel allowance protection for Scottish pensioners

Incredibly, they were, respectively, the Conservative and Unionist Party leaders of the United Kingdom and Scotland. Asked whether the SNP winning a majority of seats in Scotland would be enough o...

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Manchester bombing victims: Female police officer killed and husband critical

Manchester bombing victims: Female police officer killed and husband critical

Still, their stories began to emerge: Michelle Kiss , a mother of three whose "family was her life;" Nell Jones , an "always smiling" teenager; Martyn Hett , who packed life "to the brim with his...

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Police told 5 years ago about Manchester bomber Salman Abedi

Police told 5 years ago about Manchester bomber Salman Abedi

Salman Abedi's father Ramadan and his younger brother Hashem were subsequently arrested by counter-terror police in Libya. "I have been very clear with our friends that that should not happen again"...

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North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

If the conditions shape up, I will go to Pyongyang ". South Korean President said he will endeavor to begin talks quickly between the two Koreas, as well as the six-party dialogue. Wood said they...

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Police arrest three more people after Manchester bombing

Police arrest three more people after Manchester bombing

He said: 'Saffie's sadly passed away and her mother, we understand, isn't aware. He blew himself up on Monday night at the Manchester Arena indoor venue at the end of Ariana Grande's concert, whic...

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Rubio 'not optimistic' on Middle East peace

He's also backed away from his campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bending to the same security risks as other presidents who have made that promise. She the...

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UK Conservatives lead polls by 18 points

The collapse of Ukip has been widely predicted after they lost nearly every seat they contested in local elections earlier this month. Ukip saw its coverage fall by 10% in the press and 3% on TV co...

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Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libyan capital Tripoli: Spokesman, witness

Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libyan capital Tripoli: Spokesman, witness

Late Wednesday night police announced on Twitter that searches in the city's Moss Side area were ongoing and reported that a controlled explosion had taken place. "I spoke to [Salman Abedi] about five...

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Iranian President mocks Trump administration, calls it 'intellectually' unstable

Iranian President mocks Trump administration, calls it 'intellectually' unstable

Mr Qassemi added that the United States and its allies "should know that Iran is a democratic, stable and powerful country" and that it promotes "peace, good neighbourliness, and the creation of a wor...

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Key Takeaways As CBO Scores Revised ACA Repeal Bill

Key Takeaways As CBO Scores Revised ACA Repeal Bill

Premiums on average would fall compared to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul - a chief goal of many Republicans - but that would be partly because policies would typically provide le...

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James Comey Was 'Disgusted' By President Trump's Hug, Friend Says

In closed-door meetings with lawmakers on Thursday and Friday, Rosenstein said he wrote the memo after Trump told him one day before the May 9 firing that he wanted to dismiss Comey. Did he urge C...

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Roger Ailes, media guru and political strategist, dies at 77

Former Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes died Thursday morning, his wife Elizabeth Ailes said in a statement provided to BuzzFeed News. O'Reilly was sacked his top-rated show at Fox in April...

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Lauder praises Trump for underscoring Jewish people's historic ties to Jerusalem

Abbas said he welcomed Trump's "noble and possible mission". In planning for Trump's visit to Israel, the US delegation rejected a request that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompany hi...

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Iranian president: We don't need anyone's permission to test ballistic missiles

Trump and some of his cabinet secretaries have been critical of Iran's hostile behavior towards the US which, they said the worldwide community tolerates. Saudi Arabia immediately cut diplomatic ti...

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White House: no evidence of Trump collusion with Moscow

In recent days, news outlets have reported that Trump made separate appeals to Coats and to National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers, urging them to rebut allegations that Russian Federati...

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Pope, President Trump speak of hopes for peace

Pope, President Trump speak of hopes for peace

These have included Francis calling Trump's border wall plans "not Christian" and the billionaire tycoon suggesting the pope might be glad to have him in charge if Daesh attacked the Vatican . In...

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US First Lady Melania Trump once again snubs her husband

US First Lady Melania Trump once again snubs her husband

Palestinian officials say they are ready to resume negotiations with Israel that collapsed in 2014, but the road ahead remains challenging. "Making peace, however, will not be easy ... "As the pres...

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Black College Student's Alleged Killer Belongs To White Supremacist Facebook Group

Black College Student's Alleged Killer Belongs To White Supremacist Facebook Group

Police said Sean Urbanski , 22, launched an unprovoked attack and fatally stabbed Collins while he and friends visited the University of Maryland . Defense attorney William C. Court documents obt...

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Flynn hit with more subpoenas, may be held in contempt of Congress

Flynn hit with more subpoenas, may be held in contempt of Congress

The committee leaders are directing the two new subpoenas at Flynn's Virginia-based businesses because corporations are not protected by the Fifth Amendment, Warner said. The reason all this matters s...

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British police make sixth arrest after Manchester bomb attack

British police make sixth arrest after Manchester bomb attack

Abdalla Yousef, a spokesman for the Didsbury Mosque in Manchester which the Abedi family used to frequent, said Salman's father and brother had prayed there but Salman usually worshipped at another mo...

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Salman Abedi buys rucksack in CCTV footage from days before attack

Salman Abedi buys rucksack in CCTV footage from days before attack

This is completely unacceptable", a government ministry source said of the images "leaked from inside the U.S. system". Rudd also scolded USA officials for leaking details about the investigation i...

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Trump sparks war of words with Iran in firey Middle East speeches

He is slated to meet separately with Netanyahu in Jerusalem and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem. Meanwhile, in his speech in Riyadh over the weekend, Trump asked...

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Ariana Grande Concerts Canceled at Least Through June 5

Ariana Grande Concerts Canceled at Least Through June 5

It comes after Salman Abedi killed 22 and injured around 100 at Manchester Arena on Monday. The government is "furious" over a string of leaks of details about the investigation into a blast whi...

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Hundreds of troops deployed to London streets after Manchester bombing

Hundreds of troops deployed to London streets after Manchester bombing

However, some media outlets have reported that the shows have been canceled, and the singer herself apparently returned to Florida on Tuesday, the day after a suicide bomber detonated himself at her...

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House Intelligence Committee to Issue Subpoenas to Flynn

House Intelligence Committee to Issue Subpoenas to Flynn

Flynn has become a target of probes being conducted in the House, Senate and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The investigation focuses on whether Flynn and other Trump associates colluded with ...

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The Lib Dems want what remains of the Remain vote

The Liberal Democrats have also committed to a second European Union referendum on the terms of the UK's Brexit deal. The Liberal Democrat Party has called for a review of pension tax relief. ...

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In Trump's private moments, it's small talk

In Trump's private moments, it's small talk

They are ready to reach for peace. In what may concern peace advocates, he did not specifically mention the two-state solution, long the focus of global efforts and US Middle East diplomacy. The sta...

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British parliament closes to visits after Manchester attack

British parliament closes to visits after Manchester attack

He is believed to have traveled by train from London before the attack, they said. "I can confirm that the man suspected of carrying out last night's atrocity has been named as 22-year-old Salman Ab...

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Iran's Rouhani says missile tests will continue 'if necessary'

He remarked that Trump's trip to Saudi Arabia was necessary because it patched up relations that had been damaged during the Barack Obama presidency, while Obama was seeking the nuclear deal with I...

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Trump to meet with anxious NATO and EU leaders

In the wake of this week's Manchester bombing, Belgium remains on security Level 3 - meaning that the threat of an extremist attack "is possible and likely". Papal audiences usually last for about 2...

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