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Philippines soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' air strike

It's very sad to be hitting our own troops", Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana told reporters in Manila . Military spokesman Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla said Hapilon is believed to still ...

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Think Tank Fellow: Paris Accord Is About Redistributing Wealth, Not Climate Change

Think Tank Fellow: Paris Accord Is About Redistributing Wealth, Not Climate Change

On Thursday , Martin Schulz, Merkel's main rival in 2017's German elections, also chimed in, saying that Germany would need to re-evaluate its business relationship with the United States shoul...

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President Trump Announces Decision on Paris Climate Agreement

President Trump Announces Decision on Paris Climate Agreement

The CEO of Tesla ( TSLA ), who sits on two White House advisory councils, commented on Twitter ( TWTR ) that he's done all he can to convince Trump of the benefits of alternative energy and "wi...

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Portland man accused of fatal train stabbing has outburst in court

Portland man accused of fatal train stabbing has outburst in court

The campaign, Muslims Unite for Portland Heroes, says it wishes to "respond to hate with love, to evil with good, as our faith instructs us, and send a powerful message of compassion through action"...

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How likely is the General Election to result in a hung parliament?

Conservatives are unlikely to make any general election gains in Birmingham, according to the new analysis by top polling company YouGov . It said Labour could win 257 seats, up from the 232 ...

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India, Spain express need for EU-India FTA

The Prime Minister then posted a video showing the people chanting prayer ahead of performing the Yoga . He arrived in Spain late Tuesday from Germany. Although the two leaders will talk on bilater...

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Michael Flynn To Turn Over Some Subpoenaed Documents To Senate Committee

Michael Flynn To Turn Over Some Subpoenaed Documents To Senate Committee

He said at the time that he had concerns about the way some people were dealt with in the intelligence reports. "The subpoenas were approved for: Lt". The GOP staffer, who was not authorized to discus...

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Tesla's Musk: I'll dump Trump if U.S. dumps Paris climate deal

Tesla's Musk: I'll dump Trump if U.S. dumps Paris climate deal

Axios reports that the decision to withdraw from the accord followed an appeal by 22 Republican senators, including Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell, calling for a "clean exit" from the agr...

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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

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

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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