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Theresa May is forming a minority government with support from the DUP

Speaking on the steps of Downing Street, Mrs May said that despite having lost their majority in the Commons, only the Conservatives had the "legitimacy" to form a Government. The BBC said there was...

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DC police: 2 officers, transportation employee hit vehicle

DC police: 2 officers, transportation employee hit vehicle

The D.C. Office of the Attorney General decided after reviewing evidence not to charge him, a representative for the office said Friday afternoon. The truck, police said, "didn't appear to slow down"....

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UK General Election Results Show Rejection of 'Hard Brexit'

The exit polls also mark an unexpected rise for Corbyn , who has hung on as Labour leader through several attempts from senior members of his party to oust him. "We don't know when Brexit talks s...

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May to form govt. despite Tory slide

May to form govt. despite Tory slide

After failing to secure enough votes to command a majority at Westminster, May has announced she will attempt to run a minority government through support from the controversial Northern Irish ...

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As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

In something of a reversal of U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion earlier this week that he sided with Saudi Arabia and other countries against Qatar, U.S. Mauritania followed suit the follow...

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Leader sympathizes with families of terror victims

Leader sympathizes with families of terror victims

At least 12 people were killed when six attackers mounted simultaneous gun and suicide bomb attacks on Iran's Parliament building and the tomb of the republic's revolutionary founder, in one of the mo...

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People, groups with Qatar links labelled terrorists

The blockade has included closing all borders, sea lanes and airspace to Qatari traffic, severing diplomatic relations with Doha , and a travel ban between Qatar and the participating states. Schae...

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Officer who killed motorist to testify Friday

Two of the 15 are black. A Minnesota police chief is testifying in the manslaughter trial of his officer in the shooting death of a black motorist. Despite the disclosure, Yanez reacted by shootin...

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Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan Criticizes Qatar Sanctions

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan Criticizes Qatar Sanctions

According to local media, the bill includes two pieces of legislation: allowing Turkish troops to be deployed in Qatar and approving an accord between the two countries on military officer training ...

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Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Iran says arrests seven suspects linked to Tehran attacks

Meanwhile eyewitnesses at the mausoleum on Tehran's southern outskirts said that two attackers wearing Balochi-style clothing and carrying Kalashnikov rifles entered the building, apparently wanting...

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Trump mulling gag on public testimony of ex-FBI chief

After learning of the memos, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. First, Congress would have to issue a subpoena requiring Comey to testify. President Donald Trump is still ...

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Defense questions accuser's phone calls with Cosby

Defense questions accuser's phone calls with Cosby

They had sworn that once confronted in court, Constand's claims would collapse under the weight of their own inconsistencies. Agrusa also questioned why Constand allowed herself to be alone with Cos...

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Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar in solidarity with Arab states

The United Arab Emirates welcomed "President Trump's leadership in challenging Qatar's troubling support for extremism". Several countries followed suit, while Erdogan vowed to keep supporting Qatar...

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May's top aides resign after UK election fiasco

The damage to Mrs May's standing makes it less likely she will risk alienating colleagues by carrying out an extensive reshuffle as she can not afford to have disgruntled former ministers sniping at h...

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Trump says he would be willing to testify under oath

During his Friday press conference, Trump also claimed he'd "100 percent" testify under oath as to the contents of his conversations with Comey, a statement that you can't help but wonder what his l...

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Rahul Gandhi arrested amid Madhya Pradesh farmers protest

The outbreak of discontent began over a week ago in the district of Mandsaur , as farmers - frustrated with the state's current agricultural policies - took to the streets to demand higher crop price...

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Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker — Trump Friday Twitter

Kasowitz intends to file a complaint with the Justice Department's Office of the Inspector General within the next few days, the source said. However, Kasowitz seems to be playing with fire, unaware...

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Trump to conservatives: 'We are under siege'

But speaking as former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey was wrapping up his public testimony on Capitol Hill, Trump gave only a vague hint of the controversy that overshadowed hi...

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Petition against Tory-DUP deal gets 400k signatures

ITV political editor Robert Peston said ministers would prefer a coalition deal, rather than a less formal vote-based one, under which the DUP would agree to support May on key policy issues. We can ...

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Germany's Merkel lends support to Mexico over NAFTA

Germany's Merkel lends support to Mexico over NAFTA

The EU and Mexico launched talks in May 2016 to modernize their Global Agreement, including rules on trade. However, tension over trade has surfaced under U.S. He estimated trade between Mexico ...

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Trump tweets could create ethics headaches for DOJ lawyers: Frankel

Trump's original travel ban, barring would-be visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries, prompted airport protests throughout the country and was quickly blocked by the federal courts. Conway, who...

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Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence

Former SNP leader Alex Salmond lost his seat of Gordon and the party's leader in the House of Commons Angus Robertson was also defeated, a result Glassey said was a "backlash" against the SNP'...

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Martin O'Neill happy to have "talisman" Jon Walters fit

We want players putting their bodies on the line which lads have done before. "You go out on that pitch and you put your bodies on the line and be ready to accept whatever goes on, whether it be lik...

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UN Concerns over Civilians in IS-Controlled Mosul Areas

The fall of the city would effectively mark the end of Iraqi half of the "caliphate" declared almost three years ago by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, which also covers parts of Syria. I...

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Thousands Gather In Tehran To Mourn Victims Of Attacks

Thousands Gather In Tehran To Mourn Victims Of Attacks

Larijani also criticized a Wednesday decision by the U.S. Senate to move forward on a new set of sanctions against Iran , including its elite Revolutionary Guards, a move that came on the same day as...

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Trump 'prepared to testify' over exchanges with Comey

Trump 'prepared to testify' over exchanges with Comey

Mr Comey also said the president defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation by claiming the agency was "poorly led", which Mr Comey called "lies, plain and simple". The president has made i...

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Wounded May soldiers on as election shock complicates Brexit

Having called the snap election in order to obtain a greater mandate to push through a tougher deal with the European Union on departing the bloc, May now faces the prospect of having a majority of ju...

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Trump Lawyer Reportedly to File Complaint Against Comey Over Shared Memos

Trump Lawyer Reportedly to File Complaint Against Comey Over Shared Memos

He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed sworn testimony about a private dinner the two men had in the White House. Comey's testimony underscored the dis...

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Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

But nor can it be removed completely, for the more "fundamentalist" wing of the SNP , impatient for another date with destiny regardless of public opinion or political context, won't like any waterin...

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Commissioner Ross: Philly officer fatally shot man as he ran away

Commissioner Ross: Philly officer fatally shot man as he ran away

The encounter unfolded about 6:40 p.m. Thursday on Whitaker Avenue near Hunting Park Avenue, when a 15th Police District officer who was transporting two witnesses to the nearby headquarters of the Sp...

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