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Trump Defends Kushner With Story Citing Unnamed Sources

The "Fox & Friends" tweet promoted by Trump said , " Jared Kushner didn't suggest Russian communications channel in meeting, source says". The meeting with Gorkov, the Times said, came at Ru...

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U.S. to Uphold Decision on Withdrawal From TPP

U.S. to Uphold Decision on Withdrawal From TPP

The competing visions are evident at this weekend's APEC meeting of ministers from countries that account for well over 40 percent of world trade. Mr. After seven years of negotiations the finalis...

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USA probe finds over 100 civilians died in Mosul air strike

Neither the USA -led coalition nor Iraqi forces who called in the strike knew that civilians were sheltered in the building, Central Command said . When the 500-pound (227-kg) bomb was dropped on t...

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Sturgeon calls on voters to "strengthen Scotland's hand against an extreme Brexit"

The SNP won 56 of the 59 seats in Scotland in the 2015 general election and the party is expected to take the most again, despite polls suggesting it is likely to lose some of them. Members of the S...

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United Nations chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

With President Trump set to make a decision this week about whether the USA should remain part of the landmark Paris climate accord, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Trump remains "wide open" o...

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Labour to resume national General Election campaign on Friday

Labour to resume national General Election campaign on Friday

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "This is May's manifesto meltdown, in a matter of days she has gone from Margaret Thatcher to Corporal Jones". "And we also said that we would protect £100...

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May blasts opponent on Brexit as poll lead narrows

Meanwhile, bookmakers are still clearly backing the Tories to see off the challenge by Mr Corbyn's Labour and the Liberal Democrats, who are campaigning for a "soft Brexit". "If, in order to address...

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Trump Calls for US Inquiry Into Leaks on Manchester

This follows the initial information leak, which happened just after the attack itself, with the identity of the 22-year-old British-born bomber Salman Abedi revealed by CBS, NBC, and then Reute...

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Pentagon announces ICBM interceptor system a success

The ICBM was launched from Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific and was equipped with a warhead which would approximate the qualities of a nuclear warhead . Liquid fuel is less stable and rockets using i...

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Trump World's defense of Jared Kushner is literally unbelievable

Kushner's discussion with the Russian ambassador also came at a time when he was still a private citizen. The newspaper cited anonymous US officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on ...

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United States tests ICBM interceptor system first time in three years

Vice Admiral Jim Syring , director of the Pentagon agency in charge of developing the missile defence system, said their test result was " an incredible accomplishment ". Philip E. Coyle is a forme...

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Turkey summons US Ambassador over clash during Erdogan's US visit

This came during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Washington visit - one in which Erdogan and President Trump held a joint press conference and discussed a mutually beneficial relationship between t...

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Nicola Sturgeon Has Dropped Her Plan To Hold IndyRef2 By Spring 2019

She warned Theresa May that if the SNP wins the most seats in Scotland on June 8 - as the party is nearly certain to do - "continued Tory attempts" to block another referendum would be "democratically...

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Nordic leaders troll President Trump

Nordic leaders troll President Trump

The orb was connected to the evil Sauron of Lord of the Rings "one orb to rule them all", Hydra organization which tries to take over the world in the Marvel Universe on a regular basis, and so on. Ea...

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United Kingdom police say 'obliged' to arrest Assange if he leaves embassy

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday said the battle to clear his name will go on even after the dropping of rape charges against him by Swedish prosecutors . If Assange were to enter Swed...

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USA successfully tests intercontinental missile interception system

The test was the first of its kind in almost three years. The test was once scheduled for previous year, but pushed back as the Missile Defense Agency made engineering changes to the interceptor, ...

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USA summoned Turkish ambassador after protester violence

USA summoned Turkish ambassador after protester violence

Last year, Turkish security officials manhandled several journalists at a Washington think tank where Erdogan was set to speak. Nine people were hurt. The Turkish embassy responded on Wednesday with a...

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Pentagon: US successfully destroys ICBM target in defense test

A missile targeting the USA mainland was launched from the Marshall Islands located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday. It then fired a missile to intercept it from Vandenberg Air Forc...

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Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides — NY Times

Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides — NY Times

Trump has denied any collusion. The intelligence was among the clues - which also included information about direct communications between Mr. Trump's advisers and Russian officials - that American...

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President Trump's Son-in-Law Pushes Back Report Alleging Back-Channel with Russia

President Trump's Son-in-Law Pushes Back Report Alleging Back-Channel with Russia

Trump said in a statement to The New York Times: " Jared is doing a great job for the country. In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person", Trump told the New ...

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May, Corbyn set out opposing Brexit stances

The veteran left-winger's decision to attend reflects a growing confidence in the Labour camp, buoyed by the latest YouGov poll that suggested the United Kingdom could be heading for a hung parliament...

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Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Social media rushes to define Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

Around midnight Eastern Time, the Commander-in-Tweet took to his keyboard to fire off another blistering message that was going to be critical of the press when, well, another misspelling happened.

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Merriam-Webster goes 'covfefe' over Trump's weird tweet

Merriam-Webster goes 'covfefe' over Trump's weird tweet

It was an apparent typo in a tweet by US President Donald Trump , and internet users have been mocking him mercilessly. At 0830 GMT Trump's " covfefe " tweet had more than 105,000 retweets and ...

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UK's Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn face tough questions on live TV

In stark contrast to a string of opinion polls that have suggested May's Conservatives will increase their majority, the new constituency-by-constituency modelling by YouGov showed it might lose 20 ...

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Trump eyes a White House overhaul

He is respected by virtually everyone and is working on programmes that will save our country billions of dollars. Nonetheless, Lewandowski has the trust of the president - an advantage that many of...

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Priest says he and 200 others held hostage in Philippines

The Philippine military said that they killed three Malaysians, an Indonesian and possibly Arab extremists in Marawi City in Mindanao during fighting when Islamic fighters planned to destroy the...

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Portland stabbing victim's mother calls on Trump 'to take action'

Portland stabbing victim's mother calls on Trump 'to take action'

Christian did not enter a plea during his first appearance Tuesday, and he is set to be formally arraigned on June 7, Lane Borg, executive director of Metropolitan Public Defenders, told ABC News . T...

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Raids, arrests as on-edge United Kingdom seeks 'network' of attackers

Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to confront President Donald Trump about these leaks when the two meet at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels today. British officials were...

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Trump has fairly unbelievable relationship with Merkel: WH

Trump has fairly unbelievable relationship with Merkel: WH

Merkel today repeated that Europe must " take our fate into our own hands " and went on to say that it should step up as a diplomatic player on the worldwide stage. "I've experienced that in the la...

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Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy rescues 27 Bangladeshi nationals

Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy rescues 27 Bangladeshi nationals

Indian Naval Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba on Wednesday said, that the second ship has sailed with relief materials for Bangladesh and the Indian Navy is running two Humanitarian Assistance Disaster R...

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