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The White House Mess

At the same time, another Republican strategist close to the White House said Trump was annoyed at Dubke after the communications director told aides last month that "there is no Trump doctrine"...

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Comey Confirmed, Set to Testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Following the open session, Comey will address questions by the Senate in a closed session, according to the Los Angeles Times . Watch live in the player above. However, whether or not the FBI was ...

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When will James Comey testify?

According to U.S. media reports, Comey is likely to tell the lawmakers that he was asked by Trump not to go ahead of the FBI investigations against Michael Flynn , the former national security ...

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Trump Paris accord rejection denounced by outraged LA Mayor Garcetti, Gov. Brown

Asked about Musk's resignation, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told Fox News that "anybody who read the agreement and understood it would realize that this was not really about climate, this was about...

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Philippine police looking at 'person of interest' in connection with casino attack

He said the others sustained only minor injuries. Although, the Philippines police chief Ronald dela Rosa said they did not believe it was a terror attack and said Islamic State may have cl...

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European Union leader urges Trump not to ditch Paris climate deal

The precise mechanism for withdrawal hasn't yet been determined, and White House officials cautioned the plans could change until Trump makes his decision public. And it could trigger further efforts ...

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Netanyahu's Office 'Disappointed' At Trump Embassy Waiver, 'Will Strengthen Palestinian Fantasy'

US President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a waiver to delay relocating the US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv , the White House said, avoiding a controversial step that would ha...

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Former FBI Director James Comey to testify in Senate June 8

Comey was abruptly fired last month while overseeing the FBI's own investigation of alleged Russian interference. The committee is now investigating claims that the Trump campaign colluded with Ru...

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WH says Israel peace hopes sparked embassy delay

Stepping back from a campaign promise, President Donald Trump on Thursday decided not to move the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, at least for the next six months. "This is in line the long he...

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Two workers missing after fatal blast at USA corn mill

Two workers missing after fatal blast at USA corn mill

Clemente Mercado is married to a relative of one of the missing workers. "Yeah, very emotional for them". Investigators are working to determine what triggered the explosion. Nearby highways were ...

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Trump Vilifying Iran to Milk Saudis: FM Zarif

He'll close his ambitious first foreign trip at a pair of summits in Brussels and Sicily, where his reception from European leaders may be less effusive than his welcome in Israel and Saudi Arabia, hi...

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Trump to announce decision on global climate deal

Trump to announce decision on global climate deal

Congressman Vern Buchanan , R-Longboat Key, urged President Donald Trump to keep the United States in the Paris Climate Accord. But he was also breaking from many of America's staunchest alli...

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Rouhani Wins Re-election in Iran

He was declared the victor after securing 57% of the vote while hardliner Ebrahim Raisi got 38% of the vote. The two other candidates left in the race, Mostafa Mirsalim, a former culture minister,...

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Nunes Issues Subpoenas on 'Unmasking'

Devin Nunes told hundreds of Republicans at a private fundraiser in California that Democrats in Congress are investigating Russian election meddling to justify Hillary Clinton's loss, according to t...

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James Comey OK'd to testify before U.S. Senate committee

Whenever the USA intelligence community intercepts foreign communications, they are legally required to mask the names of American citizens in any transcripts circulated throughout the American govern...

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Sigmar Gabriel plays down spat between Merkel and Trump

Sigmar Gabriel plays down spat between Merkel and Trump

Her main challenger in September, the Social Democrats' candidate Martin Schulz , doubled down on Merkel's Sunday comments, saying the summits made it clear that Trump was a president "who wants to h...

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European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated

European leaders: climate change deal can't be renegotiated

Pittsburgh has other ideas. As 68 Mayors representing 38 million Americans, we will adopt, honor, and uphold the commitments to the goals enshrined in the Paris Agreement. The US ranks just behind...

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Trump announces United States withdrawal from Paris climate deal

The city has a climate action plan committing to boost the use of renewable energy. Earlier this month, McAuliffe announced his administration to begin formulating regulations to "abate, control, or...

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Fine Gael set to announce new leader

The result of the Fine Gael leadership race will be announced later, after TDs, Senators and MEPs cast their ballots. So far, Varadkar has managed to secure the support of 46 of Fine Gael's 73 lawmake...

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France says no trace of Russian hacking Macron

He compared hackers to free-spirited "artists" who may be Russians who wake up one morning, see how their homeland is being maligned in the foreign press and decide to act on their own. Before we cont...

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Merkel, not Trump, rules on the world stage

Some analysts are also of the view that Trump's trip only served to the mark the beginning of a change in the world older with other forces now expected to fill the gap that Trump's isolationist and n...

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WV representatives hopeful for economic improvement after Trump decision

WV representatives hopeful for economic improvement after Trump decision

The Government has reaffirmed its commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change after US President Donald Trump withdrew his country from the landmark accord. "If we put all of these onero...

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Friendly fire kills ten as Duterte's troops clash with Islamists

Marawi - Philippine security forces have killed 89 Islamist militants during more than a week of fighting in a southern city but the gunmen are still offering strong resistance and holding hostages...

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Casino gunman not terrorist, could be foreigner

Casino gunman not terrorist, could be foreigner

He also said the gunman entered the building alone, based on security video. A South Korean died of a possible heart attack suffered during the evacuation, the country's Foreign Ministry said. Dela Ro...

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Trump's move to dump curbs on climate change shifts the effort

His predecessor, Barack Obama, expressed regret over the pullout from a deal he was instrumental in brokering. Ivanka Trump, whose husband, Jared Kushner, is a senior White House adviser, had been q...

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Leonardo DiCaprio Calls For Action After Trump Pulls Out Of Climate Deal

We will never waver, because we know that future generations depend on us. In response to Trump's decision , New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, California Governor Edmund Brown Jr and Washington S...

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Ivanka Trump has already moved on from climate deal

Staying true to his word, innovative powerhouse Elon Musk announced he would leave the president's council in response to the announcement . He had been criticized for having close relationsh...

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Iran-backed Iraqi force says takes Islamic State villages near Syria

Iran-backed Iraqi force says takes Islamic State villages near Syria

The Iran-backed militias are making a push into the southeast of the country, in the Badia region, where tensions are rising following the deployment of government forces that are supported by Iraqi m...

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Cuomo: NY will abide by Paris accord regardless of Trump

Cuomo: NY will abide by Paris accord regardless of Trump

Alas, far more are disappointed than pleased by Trump's decision to stall America's progress. "The EU deeply regrets the unilateral decision by the Trump administration". "I was elected to represent t...

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BBC partners with Twitter to livestream election specials

Rudd made the comments while standing in for Prime Minister Theresa May at a live BBC debate for the leaders of seven British political parties. Ms Rudd was also chosen to deliver an early-hours m...

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