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What Is the Christian Democratic Unionist Party Supporting Theresa May's Gov't?

With the party in a position to hold the balance of power at Westminster , senior MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said his party would be "serious players" in a hung parliament , telling the BBC: "Th...

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Conway Leaves Door Open To Trump Blocking Comey's Senate Testimony

Under the constitution, Trump has the ability to invoke his presidential powers to silence Comey before Congress. Then-director Comey publicly confirmed the FBI investigation into Russian elec...

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Sessions next to testify

Sessions next to testify

In a letter on Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby Mr Sessions said that he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations sub-committees but t...

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Winning Powerball Ticket Worth $447.8 Million Sold In Riverside County

The exact location of the victor isn't immediately known, but the lucky soul who picked 20-26-32-38-58, and Powerball 3, was based in the Golden State. The victor beat odds of one in 292.2 million, lo...

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Donald Trump Jr. Contradicts Father's Account of Private Meeting With Comey

In a television interview on Saturday night though, Donald Trump Jr. appeared to directly contradict his father's denial. In his short burst Friday, Trump summarized his private attorney Marc Kaso...

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Sessions to face US Senate panel in public

Sessions to face US Senate panel in public

In his testimony, Comey said he had asked Sessions not to leave him alone with Trump following meetings where he said Trump had asked Comey for his loyalty. The father of former FBI Director James ...

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Comey testimony leaves a question about Sessions unanswered

Over the next two hours and 40 minutes, Comey amplified his previously released prepared remarks to present a devastating portrait of the president as a liar and a threat to the FBI investigation ...

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WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Highlights of French Open 15th day

A worn out Wawrinka put up a valiant fight-the Swiss beat Andy Murray in a match that lasted more than four-and-a-half hours in the semi-finals-but there is likely no player in the world who cou...

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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny 'arrested on way to protest'

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny 'arrested on way to protest'

A common theme in March and at the latest round of rallies is the presence of rubber ducks, waved in the air by protesters. Demonstrations of several hundred to more than 2,000 were reported in citi...

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Israel cracked details of ISIS laptop bomb plans leaked by Trump

In a bombshell report on Monday , The New York Times revealed just how hard the cyber war against the Islamic State (ISIS) has been, along with a remarkable success in hacking ISIS with the help of...

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James Comey testimony:The G-Men Take On the Don

During his almost two-and-a-half hours of testimony , Comey said Trump asked him for a pledge of loyalty, as well as urged him to "see a way out of" the FBI investigation into Flynn's conversatio...

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USA calls on Arab states to ease Qatar blockade as crisis deepens

USA calls on Arab states to ease Qatar blockade as crisis deepens

Qatar said it led the region in attacking what it called the roots of terrorism , giving young people hope through jobs, educating hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees and funding community progr...

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US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

US opts out of G7 pledge committing to Paris climate accord

McKenna said she had told Scott Pruitt , head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, how dismayed she was at Trump's decision. Earlier this month, a coalition of 61 mayors promises to meet co...

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Explainer: What a hung Parliament means for Britain

Explainer: What a hung Parliament means for Britain

On Friday, May outlined a plan to prop up her administration with the help of the DUP , which won 10 seats in the House of Commons in Thursday's election. His party "didn't win the election", Corbyn ...

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Indonesian militants' presence in Marawi City sparks alarm

The announcement of USA help in the embattled southern region of Mindanao comes after Duterte has sought to reduce the Philippines' reliance on the United States and build much closer ties with Ch...

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North Korea launches another missile, which lands in Japan's economic zone

North Korea launches another missile, which lands in Japan's economic zone

Speaking at a plenary meeting of the House of Councillors, Abe said, "Japan will cooperate with the United States and South Korea to impose additional sanctions". April 16: North Korea fires a missi...

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US troops kill 3 civilians amid attack

US troops kill 3 civilians amid attack

The wounded US soldier was evacuated for medical treatment, the Pentagon said in a statement Saturday, without further detail of the injuries. The Department of Defense announced today the death of ...

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After being accused for Gulf crisis, Trump now offers to resolve it

After being accused for Gulf crisis, Trump now offers to resolve it

Navy's 5th Fleet and an under-construction British naval base. In Libya, the UAE and Qatar , which both played key roles in backing rebels in the uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, ha...

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AG Sessions to Testify in Open Hearing Before the Senate's Intelligence Committee

A Justice Department spokesperson said Sessions requested the hearing be public. This is perhaps the most important outstanding question Sessions could face. Comey also has said Sessions did not...

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Ex-Everton stalwart Unsworth 'proud' of Toffees players in U20 WC win

Ex-Everton stalwart Unsworth 'proud' of Toffees players in U20 WC win

The Blues sent four members of the academy set-up away with England's Under 20's this summer and striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored the goal which won the World Cup for the junior lions. The penal...

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AG Sessions will testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

AG Sessions will testify in open hearing before Senate Intelligence Committee

The Justice Department said Monday that Sessions requested Tuesday's committee hearing be open because he "believes it is important for the American people to hear the truth directly from him". Come...

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White House says Trump looks forward to scheduling UK trip

The Secret Service said it found "no records" pertaining to the request. Trump has been coy about whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with Comey, who was sacked by the presid...

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Trump travel ban suffers new court defeat

Today's decision by a unanimous three-judge 9th Circuit panel helps keep the travel ban blocked, saying the administration violated federal immigration law and failed to provide a valid reason for t...

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London attack death toll rises to eight after body recovered from Thames

Delcros was seriously injured by the van, although her condition in hospital has stabilised, her family said. French President Emmanuel Macron confirmed Wednesday that a third citizen had died in la...

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How Twitter reacted to the Tory-DUP government?

Former Tory minister Lord Barker said there was little appetite for a Tory leadership contest, but told BBC's Newsnight that the prime minister was a "terrible campaigner" and "there's clearly not goi...

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Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

Actually, the author had underestimated the Jeremy Corbyn-led Labour party and had challenged that he will happily eat his new Brexit book if they win more than 38% votes in British elections. How...

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British and Irish Lions coach Andy Farrell demands defensive lift in Dunedin

The Lions skipper featured in the tour-opening victory over New Zealand's Provincial Barbarians but hasn't been seen since after a slight ankle injury followed a more serious knee problem. "There ...

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Ariana Grande resumes her tour in Paris

News of the charity single also came after Ariana took to her social media to share a moving video of a baby crying while watching her performance of Somewhere Over the Rainbow . One Last Time l...

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Brazilian president acquitted in illegal campaign funds case

That company recently reached agreement on a $3.2 billion fine for giving $186 million in bribes to almost 1,900 politicians, echoing the scandal that brought down Rousseff and Cunha - a far-reaching,...

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US official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

US official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

Even before Donald Trump had officially announced his plans to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement , China's Premier Li Keqiang had made his country's position on the matter clear, descr...

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