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Ex-FBI director Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

The Senate panel also plans to hear from Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and a senior White House aide. President Vladimir Putin insisted Thursday that the Russian state has never engaged in hac...

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Mother of Tamir Rice greets punishment of Cleveland officers with mixed feelings

Officer Frank Garmback , who was driving the patrol vehicle at the time of the shooting, has been suspended for 10 days and will be required to attend additional tactical training after it was dete...

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USA to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

USA to withdraw from Paris Climate Accord

She made the comments while participating in a televised debate ahead of the June 8 general election. Mr Obama, who was replaced by Mr Trump in January, released a pre-prepared statement in which ...

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House intel panel approves subpoenas for Trump lawyer, former top aide

CNN political analyst Chris Cillizza also said he doesn't believe Kushner was "lone-wolfing" it at the time , but was following orders from his father-in-law or Michael Flynn, who would later be ...

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Exiting Paris, Trump leaves deal shaped by USA priorities

Meanwhile, many analysts see a US departure from the deal as paving the way for China to take the lead on climate change . As the Climate Interactive analysis shows, the pledges countries (the ...

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Former FBI director to testify in Russia probe

House Intelligence Committee's efforts to investigate actions by U.S. security and other officials under previous president Barack Obama, inserting himself into a political feud over its latest sub...

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Paris climate deal: European Union and China rebuff US President Trump

If the U.S. pulls out, it will become one of the few countries that isn't a member of the agreement. A second White House official, who was not authorized to discuss private conversations and also i...

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Korea fired shots at birds, not balloon carrying leaflets

Korea fired shots at birds, not balloon carrying leaflets

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff in a statement said the military broadcast a warning to North Korea in response to the object before firing the warning shots, and also that the military bolstere...

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Labour would try to form minority government if it is largest party

Criticising the party's approach to Brexit , she suggested the UKIP leader was someone who would try to divorce his wife without paying, adding: "We all know about blokes like you". In a speech at CJ...

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In or Out? Trump Revealing Decision on Global Climate Pact

In or Out? Trump Revealing Decision on Global Climate Pact

FILE - In this October 20, 2016 file photo, Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila is seen in Brussels. The House Democratic leader, Rep. Nancy Pelosi of California, referred to it as "a stunning abdica...

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Musk threatens to quit Trump's advisory council over the Paris climate deal

Only Syria and Nicaragua hadn't signed off, and Nicaragua wavered because it didn't believe the deal was tough enough. The official, who insisted on anonymity to discuss the decision before the of...

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Trump claims fake news, Russians laughing, promotes fake news about Kushner

The reporter said Spicer was attempting to discredit The Post's anonymous sources while Trump was promoting a Fox story based on a single anonymous source. Trump and Kushner schedule one-on-one talk...

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Draft UN resolution would add 15 North Koreans to blacklist

Draft UN resolution would add 15 North Koreans to blacklist

The United States has struggled to slow North Korea's nuclear and missile programs, which has become a security priority given Pyongyang's vow to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting th...

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Jadhav will not be executed until mercy pleas exhausted: Pak

Jadhav will not be executed until mercy pleas exhausted: Pak

National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq says Pakistan would vigorously pursue Indian agent Kulbhushan Jadhev's case in the International Court of Justice. Zakaria said that the ICJ stated clearly ...

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Germany's Merkel says Paris climate accord is an 'essential' pact

So it's not a complete abandonment of the accord, but an effort to try and make a new deal that is better for the U.S. In a speech the day before, Juncker said world leaders had tried to warn Trum...

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Sean Spicer Has Bizarre Explanation For Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet

Mrs Clinton talked at length about Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential contest , referring to U.S. intelligence assessments that Russia not only meddled in the election, but did so to help M...

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Trump asks world leaders to call him on his cell phone

Trump asks world leaders to call him on his cell phone

In addition, Trump's use of his personal cell phone has sparked talk of hypocrisy. But it does relate to Trump's handling of foreign affairs. Traditionally, presidents call heads of state on secure ...

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Associate Says Fired FBI Head OK'd To Testify

Also Wednesday, a Justice Department official confirmed that Mueller had named a top Justice Department official to his team. Andrew Weissman has led the fraud section at Justice, where he overs...

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MH128: Alleged would-be bomber needs urgent mental health help, court told

MH128: Alleged would-be bomber needs urgent mental health help, court told

After the arrest , police learned that Marks apparently had a history of mental illness. Victoria Police chief commissioner Graham Ashton said the man bought a ticket for a flight to Malaysia ...

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Cyclone Mora Hits Bangladesh, Hundreds Of Thousands Evacuated

Cyclone Mora Hits Bangladesh, Hundreds Of Thousands Evacuated

In the coastal border district of Cox's Bazar, where the majority of the Rohingya in Bangladesh live, 17,000 houses were destroyed and 35,000 damaged, said Mohammad Ali Hossain, deputy commissioner ...

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Tories 'raised 11 times more than Labour' in week three donations

Tories 'raised 11 times more than Labour' in week three donations

What if a Hung Parliament Occurs Again? Meanwhile, Jeremy Corbyn's Labour may gain 25 seats from its 2015 figure. YouGov has built a profile of each constituency, based on voting history in elect...

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Trump attacks 'fake news' following Kushner Russia reports

But reporters wanted to talk about something else: White House adviser Jared Kushner . She said she did talk to Kushner often, but has not since the news came out last week that he wanted to open a...

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Philippines launches air strikes in bid to retake ISIS-occupied city

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 e...

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May could lose majority in June 8 election

May could lose majority in June 8 election

In fact they particularly want the Tories to win a big majority. However, Betfair said , that is now out to 10/1, with 50-74 seats at 6/1 and 25-49 seats at 7/1. Another party member said the Tories...

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Turkish Embassy Bodyguards Beat up Americans in Washington, Video Shows

The Turkish president gets out of his vehicle and looks straight at the chaotic scene behind him. In his first public address since returning from a visit with U.S. The Turkish Embassy in the US b...

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Clinton says she takes responsibility for loss to Trump -- but blames plenty

Clinton says she takes responsibility for loss to Trump -- but blames plenty

And though she said she has no plans to run again, Clinton took plenty of swipes at her former rival on Wednesday, including a shot at his early morning Twitter message that ended with " covfefe ". Ei...

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Theresa May puts 'promise of Brexit' at heart of pitch to voters

Tory Home Secretary Amber Rudd will stand in for May at the seven-way debate, which will feature Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon ....

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Turkey says US arming of Syrian Kurdish militia 'extremely dangerous'

Turkey says US arming of Syrian Kurdish militia 'extremely dangerous'

Turkey's National Security Council (MGK) said on Wednesday that the usa government's decision to arm the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia in Syria was "not befitting of an alliance". The armament distribu...

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PM Modi pays floral tribute to WWII victims at Piskaryovskoye Cemetery

Modi termed Russian Federation as natural partners in fighting terrorism and said that its equipment and technology is backbone of India's defence forces. Bagley further said that looking at the hu...

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EU, China unite behind Paris climate deal as Trump mulls United States withdrawal

EU, China unite behind Paris climate deal as Trump mulls United States withdrawal

How Cities Will Get the Job Done, reveals that the world's megacities must act to peak emissions by 2020 and then almost halve carbon emissions for every citizen in a decade, from an average of 5 tons...

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