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Qatar rebuffs terrorism list as Gulf crisis grows

Qatar rebuffs terrorism list as Gulf crisis grows

But the secretary of state also called on Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt to ease the blockade against Qatar, which he said is causing "unintended" humanitarian consequences such as forcibl...

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Five facts about Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Comey testified earlier that he knew of reasons why it would be problematic for Sessions to remain involved in the Russian Federation investigation, even before he recused himself. Senators will surel...

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Morocco says will send food to Qatar after Gulf states cut ties

Qatar has also negotiated new cargo handling arrangements in the Omani ports of Sohar and Salalah, avoiding the need for goods to stop in the UAE . The rift has led to the worst diplomatic crisis ...

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Trump dismisses 'leaker' James Comey's version: 'I didn't say that'

The House intelligence committee sent a letter on Friday asking White House counsel Don McGahn whether any tape recordings or memos of Mr Comey's conversations with the president exist now or had e...

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What Does UK Hung Parliament Mean For Europe ETFs?

The exit poll is predicting the Conservatives will win 314 seats in the 650-member parliament and the leftist opposition Labour Party 266 creating a hung parliament with no clear victor. Liberal...

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Trump Warns Travel Ban Ruling Comes at a 'Dangerous Time'

Despite federal courts halting Trump's restrictive and discriminatory travel ban executive order on six-Muslim majority countries for the third time on Monday, the number of visas issued to trav...

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Republicans are taking a big political risk on health care

On May 4 , House Republicans voted to advance the American Health Care Act . According to a poll by Quinnipiac University , the AHCA as drafted by the House received a 21% approval rating and 56%...

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Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations

Bill Cosby back in court for jury deliberations

The seven men and five women from Allegheny County then asked to return to their hotel, which is their "home" for the duration of the trial. The fate of entertainer Bill Cosby on sexual assault ch...

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No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

Such a move would create a firestorm coming weeks after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. The top Democrat on the House Intelligence committee says Congress would not sit still if President Don...

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Sessions denies 'scurrilous' Russian Federation claims

Comey said he believed that Trump abruptly fired him last month because of the FBI's investigation into whether any Trump associates colluded with Russian Federation to influence the 2016 ele...

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Republicans say firing Mueller would be an 'extraordinarily unwise' 'disaster'

Republicans say firing Mueller would be an 'extraordinarily unwise' 'disaster'

Gingrich, however, worries. Trump called because "I have been very clear" about Mueller and the lawyers he's hired amounting to a "rigged game", Gingrich said. I never said that the President told ...

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South Korea discovers drone spying on United States anti-missile system

A suspected North Korean drone has been discovered by Seoul near the country's border, according to South Korean military officials. Tensions in northeast Asia are among their highest in decades...

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Hanging in There - Theresa May Stays UK PM, For Now

Britain's Primer Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street with her husband on the way to Buckingham Palace after Britain's election in London , Britain June 9, 2017. Tory supporter Nick, 31, blamed...

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US Missile Interceptor Test Successful as North Korea Threat Grows

US Missile Interceptor Test Successful as North Korea Threat Grows

The " Ground-based Midcourse Defense " system as it's called, intercepted a dummy ICBM for the first time, over the Pacific Ocean, marking a major technical milestone for the program. The Pentagon's...

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Sessions Contradicts Comey on Key February Exchange

Sessions also denied having any talks with Russians about interference in the election. Comey didn't mention any improprieties, Sessions says - but he was "concerned" about his conversation with Trump...

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President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'

President Trump calls James Comey 'very cowardly'

It was the first public appearance of Comey since his firing in May. Kasowitz accused Comey of misleading senators about the timing of his leak - Comey said he did it only after being alar...

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US Refuses to Sign G7 Pledge to Commit to Paris Climate Accord

Europe's largest economy and the largest state economy in the US have issued a joint statement of intent to boost climate cooperation and to support the "Under 2 Coalition". As a result, the US said...

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Pakistan, India joining SCO to make bloc more influential: Putin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday in a veiled dig at both Pakistan and China , called for joint efforts to eliminate terrorism even as he emphasised that connectivity projects should not i...

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Social Media Having Fun Trying To Define Trump's 'Covfefe'

Wednesday. The Babylon Bee offered an exaggeratedly high-stakes rationale as to its origin. The tweet was not deleted for more than 6 hours. "No, I think the president and a small group of people kn...

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Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student

Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student

Sentence: 15 years of hard labor, which started to take a severe toll on Bae's health. "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime" in Nort...

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Murray Looks Strong Again; Loaded Sunday Schedule at French Open

Murray jogged to his seat at the changeover, the Argentine stood at the net, bent at the waist, his head resting on the netcord. It was Del Potro's first trip to the French Open in five years, sin...

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'N. Korean drone took pictures of anti-missile system'

North Korea have qualified just twice for the World Cup - once in 1966 and most recently in 2010, when they travelled to South Africa to take part. Seoul says a suspected North Korean drone foun...

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Sessions, Wyden scrap over AG's 'problematic' role

Sessions, Wyden scrap over AG's 'problematic' role

Al Franken and Patrick Leahy - who initially pressed Sessions in his confirmation hearings on Russian contacts - wrote to Comey seeking an investigation into whether Sessions perjured himself when...

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Puerto Rico votes to become 51st state of America

Congress has final say on any changes to the territory's political status. "And that message is that we Puerto Ricans not only want our USA citizenship, but we want equal treatment". They do not pay m...

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Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Special Counsel Mueller Without Good Cause

In 1973, there was such a firestorm following Nixon's move against Cox that the White House was forced to appoint another special prosecutor, Texas attorney Leon Jaworski. But the Department of Ju...

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S.Korean President's approval rating rebounds

THAAD missile defense site located in Seongju. Seoul says a suspected North Korean drone found near the Korean border last week was found to have taken photos of a U.S. Moon is a liberal president...

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Theresa May goes from bulletproof to beatable in two weeks

Theresa May goes from bulletproof to beatable in two weeks

He said: "If we did use it, millions are going to die". Sander's praise for Corbyn comes after a recent YouGov poll shows Labour trailing the Conservatives by just 3 points. Ukip member Abigail Ea...

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England-France soccer match honours victims of terror attacks with Oasis song

That came after the Italian referee gave a spot-kick for a foul on Dele Alli and the video assistant - being trialled here - ruled that Raphael Varane deserved a straight red card . I'm Matt Da...

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For Donald Trump, the 'cloud' just grew that much darker

And in a February 14 Oval Office meeting, Comey says that Trump asked him to find a way to end an investigation into Flynn , who had been fired the day before for misleading Vice President Mike P...

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UVA student Otto Warmbier freed after 17 months in North Korean prison

He told reporters before departing Beijing airport on Tuesday that he was "just trying to open a door" with North Korea. The trip comes at a time of heightened tensions between the US and North Kore...

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