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NY Times: Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides

NY Times: Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides

With regard to former CIA Director John Brennan's shocking testimony Tuesday morning that he confronted a Russian counterpart about election meddling last summer, Warner said the committee is now ...

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U.S. ready for North Korea missiles

The missile defense system will comprise 44 interceptors by the end of the year, so it could thwart an attack from a rogue state or a volley of rockets . "They continue to conduct test launches, as w...

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Explosion hits near diplomatic area in Afghanistan

The Afghan National Security Force (ANSF) has deployed its team in the area for rescue and counter-insurgency operations. It was one of the worst attacks Kabul had seen since the drawdown of for...

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Major White House Personnel Changes Loom After Dubke Resigns

Mr. Dubke, who served as the communications director for a little over three months, apparently holds no grudge against Trump. The White House has said the Trump administration's national securi...

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Explosion in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 9, wounds dozens

Explosion in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 9, wounds dozens

Pakistan said the explosion damaged the residences of some of its diplomats and staff and that some of them had suffered minor injuries. Japan's Foreign Ministry said the blast broke windows at its em...

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Huge auto bomb near embassies in Afghan capital kills or wounds dozens

Reports said the blast struck close to the German embassy in Zanbaq Square with civilians said to be the main casualties. Manpreet Vohra, India's envoy to Afghanistan, told the Times Now television ...

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Spain and India PMs meet to boost economic, security ties

The weekly meetings of the council of ministers are also held here. "They called for finalization and adoption of Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism", the statement said. There are ...

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Kapil Mishra manhandled in Delhi Assembly by AAP MLAs

Kapil Mishra manhandled in Delhi Assembly by AAP MLAs

Kapil Mishra, the ousted AAP minister was manhandled by AAP legislators today in Delhi Assembly. "Following a gesture by (Deputy Chief Minister) Manish Sisodia, several of the MLAs assaulted me", sa...

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Wary Of North Korea, US Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific

Underscoring its uninterrupted efforts, North Korea on Monday fired a short-range ballistic missile that landed in Japan's maritime economic zone. The North has carried out two atomic tests and doze...

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At least 64 killed in vehicle bombing in Kabul's diplomatic zone

Najib Danish, an interior ministry spokesman, said initial findings showed it had been a truck bomb. Bodies littered the scene and a towering plume of smoke rose from the area, which houses foreign ...

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Massive explosion rips through diplomatic area of Kabul

Immediately surrounding the blast site was the German embassy and Roshan telecommunications company. The attack appeared to be one of the bloodiest of the country's long war. An injured man is hel...

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Trump Reportedly Decides to Exit From Paris Climate Deal Despite EU's Objections

Trump Reportedly Decides to Exit From Paris Climate Deal Despite EU's Objections

He has also said that if the U.S. decides to exit the agreement, it is important that cities, states and businesses in the country remain committed to the goals of the climate accord. So Important to ...

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White House official: Trump plans to pull United States from Paris deal

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Tuesday only that an announcement on the decision could come soon. With the U.S. president expected to make a decision this week about whether America will pul...

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'Your father was f****** Lewinsky!' Duterte SCOLDS Clinton in foul-mouthed outburst

'Your father was f****** Lewinsky!' Duterte SCOLDS Clinton in foul-mouthed outburst

Duterte, notorious for his vulgar and incendiary remarks, had sparked worldwide outrage on Friday after quipping his soldiers could rape women without effect under martial law. Like, like Chelsea, she...

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Oasis Reunion Rumoured For One Love Manchester Gig

Oasis Reunion Rumoured For One Love Manchester Gig

As reported by Unilad , Taboo Nawasha tweeted the poster for the event, tagging in all officially confirmed artists, as well as Oasis . He posted: "Sorry for the confusion folks this the right pos...

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Blast in diplomatic area of Afghan capital kills, wounds 50

France also reported damage to its own embassy and the German one, but there was no information on possible casualties. The BBC says a driver for the broadcaster was killed and four of its journal...

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Texas lawmaker says he threatened to shoot other lawmaker in self-defense

SB4 has already been signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott . Then, they too began to stand up and chant, disrupting the session. Hundreds of people had gathered to express their opposition to the a...

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Spicer refuses to comment on Kushner "back channel" story

There's been so much saturation coverage of Jared Kushner that a casual consumer of news could get the impression that he's under investigation. The Post spoke with "people familiar with the mat...

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Media company assistant manager remanded for six days

Media company assistant manager remanded for six days

A media company assistant manager has been remanded for six days to facilitate investigations into a bribery case involving RM70,000. The suspect, who works for an English daily, claimed he could he...

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Kinder Morgan Canada shares fall in debut amid political uncertainty in BC

Kinder Morgan Canada shares fall in debut amid political uncertainty in BC

The company said last week that the political climate is "not ideal". Washington Trust Bank who had been investing in Kinder Morgan Inc/De for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.60...

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Corbyn apologises for failing to put a figure on free childcare policy

Corbyn apologises for failing to put a figure on free childcare policy

Asked whether he would provide backing for fighters taking on the Islamic State terror group in Syria, Mr Corbyn said that the anti-IS forces on the ground were "complex and sometimes fighting each ...

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Panama's former military dictator Noriega dies at 83

Panama's former military dictator Noriega dies at 83

Koster, an American novelist and the biographer of Noriega, said in a 2014 interview. Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is pictured in a 1988 photo. As NPR puts it, Noriega wore labels inclu...

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As White House defends Kushner, experts question his back-channel move

As White House defends Kushner, experts question his back-channel move

The President has publicly come out in support of Mr Kushner , saying: "I have total confidence in him". He is respected by everyone and is working on programs that will save our country billions o...

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USA conducts successful missile intercept test

USA conducts successful missile intercept test

The announcement comes in the wake of North Korea's third missile test in three weeks . "That's the reason we conduct them", he said. An operational test launch of an unarmed Minuteman III interc...

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Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin hold frank talks in Versailles

Towards the end of the meeting Macron said that reopening the French embassy in Syria is not a priority at the moment. Macron had invited the Russian leader to France to reset a relationship tha...

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Recruiting proves difficult as Trump weighs staff shake-up

Indeed, Dubke offered his resignation before the president's departure, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway told The Associated Press , but offered to stay on during the trip. They continu...

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Trump Slams Reports Of Kushner Back-Channel With Russia As 'Fake News'

The banker is a close associate of Putin, but he has not been known to play a diplomatic role for the Russian leader. The newspaper cited anonymous USA officials who were briefed on intelligence repor...

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NewsAlert: Canada's economy grows 3.7% on annualized basis

Business investment in machinery and equipment gained 5.8 per cent, after moving lower in four of the previous five quarters. "Overall Q1 growth was rock solid at 3.7 per cent, but that fell a half po...

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Who's who in the Russian Federation investigation?

Kushner had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States during and after the 2016 presidential campaign, seven current and former USA officials told...

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Man charged with murder after NY vehicle carnage

Man charged with murder after NY vehicle carnage

His lawyer and weeping supporters had no comment. He then made a U-turn and sped along the sidewalk, colliding with pedestrians over the course of three blocks before coming to a halt when his auto hi...

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70% science students, 76% arts students fail in Bihar Class 12

70% science students, 76% arts students fail in Bihar Class 12

And this when the state government is running various welfare schemes for Plus-Two students - free textbooks, free uniforms, scholarships, academic tours twice a year, and sanitary napkins for girls...

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United States of America successfully destroys mock ICBM, calls it a milestone programme

But despite United States calls for China to turn the screw, Beijing remains reluctant to impose biting economic pressure as it fears a North Korean collapse that would lead to instability on Chin...

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'How much will it cost?' Corbyn fumbles childcare policy launch

The Prime Minister and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faced tough questions from a studio audience before a grilling from Jeremy Paxman during Sky News and Channel Four's election special. She ...

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N. Korea prepared for new ICBM test: state media

The GMD system consists of sensors deployed around the world, at sea, and in space; they work together to detect a hostile missile launch , and track the missile as it flies. Newly-elected South Kore...

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German-Asian ties no snub to US: Merkel

German-Asian ties no snub to US: Merkel

On Tuesday, shortly after Merkel's meeting with Modi, Trump used his Twitter to warn Berlin: "We have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany , plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atl...

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Trump to Pull Out of Paris Climate Agreement

She said it was a "situation of six against one", and called the discussion " very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory". The Associated Press released a report Saturday after speaking with some...

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Portland train suspect: 'I hope everyone I stabbed died'

Portland train suspect: 'I hope everyone I stabbed died'

Macy told The Oregonian: "I just kept telling him, 'You're not alone". He says, "I am richer for having known him and privileged to have been his professor". Court documents say Christian shoved ...

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US Military Tests Ground-based Interceptor Against Ballistic Missile Target

Riki Ellison, the founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance, described the test as "vital". Concern among the worldwide community over the North's weapons programme was further raised after N...

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Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns

Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns

Police found in the trunk of Moles' auto a Bushmaster rifle, a Glock pistol and ammunition. The Washington , D.C. Metropolitan Police Department will hold a press conference on the arrest Wednesday...

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Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal - Axios

Fiji is now awaiting US President Donald Trump's decision on the Paris Agreement . He did not sign a joint statement articulating support for the accords at the G-7 conference. The U.S. hasn't deci...

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