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Germany's Gabriel says ties with USA 'difficult', will improve

Germany's Gabriel says ties with USA 'difficult', will improve

If President Donald Trump wanted to make an impression with his first visit to Europe last week, he unquestionably succeeded. The changes may also include more lawyers to handle the Russian Federa...

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Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant To Shut Down In 2019

Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant To Shut Down In 2019

It has not said how much it wants. Pennsylvania ranks as the state with the second most nuclear capacity in the country, second only to IL. Both came days after PJM Interconnection, a Valley Forge...

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May and Corbyn left bruised after General Election TV showdown

In the 90-minute programme, the Prime Minister was repeatedly challenged on her policy u-turns - while the Labour leader was grilled on his past support for the IRA. "This manifesto is the product of ...

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MI5 launches inquiry into Manchester attack intelligence failure

Salman Abedi killed 22 people when his home-made suicide device tore through crowds leaving an Ariana Grande concert, with 54 people injured in the attack still being treated in hospitals, 19 of them...

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Trump's communications director Mike Dubke has resigned

Dubke, who has worked closely with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, was trying to help restructure the press and communications operation. Dubke, a longtime Republican strategist, joined the...

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Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up USA relationship

U.S. President Donald Trump criticised Germany on Tuesday for its trade surplus and military spending levels, a day after Chancellor Angela Merkel rammed home her doubts about the reliability ...

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Trump Communications Director Dubke Resigns

But he said on "Fox News Sunday" that "any channel of communications back or otherwise with a country like Russian Federation is a good thing ". The latest reports in the Russian Federation matter ...

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Cricket England's Roy gets Morgan backing before Champions Trophy

Bayliss put England's top-order collapse in Monday's dead-rubber against South Africa - where they became the first side to lose six wickets in the first five overs of a one-day worldwide - down t...

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Feds still committed to Paris Accord, environment minister says

Feds still committed to Paris Accord, environment minister says

Climate change is unstoppable. G-7 leaders pressed Trump not to abandon the agreement during his first overseas trip as president last week. Trump said Wednesday in a tweet , "I will be ann...

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Chennai's Silks Building starts collapsing as fire rages on

Chennai's Silks Building starts collapsing as fire rages on

There was a building permission violation too. B Kannan, the secretary of the T Nagar Residents Welfare Association, said that the walls on the right and the rear side of the building began collapsi...

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British PM boycotts TV debate as election looms

In the debate, which will be shown live at 7.30pm on BBC One, the Conservatives will instead be represented by Amber Rudd , the home secretary, who performed strongly in a similar encounter as a Re...

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Flynn to provide some documents under subpoena to Senate intelligence panel

Flynn to provide some documents under subpoena to Senate intelligence panel

The House and Senate intelligence committees , as well as the FBI, are conducting an investigation into Russian activities during the 2016 election campaign, including whether members of Trump's ...

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Trump's Twitter remarks intensify row between US and Germany

Trump returned to Washington over the weekend after his first worldwide swing, creating in the wake tensions with Europe. Merkel had already begun finessing her message on Monday, stressing that...

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Leaving climate deal likely wouldn't add US jobs

Leaving climate deal likely wouldn't add US jobs

The White House Rose Garden". Another Democratic Senator, Jeff Markley, tweeted that "An American retreat is great for the economies of China and India, and bad for U.S. Likewise, Shell CEO Ben va...

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Vehicle bombings in Baghdad leave 20 dead, 80 injured

Vehicle bombings in Baghdad leave 20 dead, 80 injured

Iranian Major General Qasem Soleimani, the iconic head of Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, was reportedly pictured with PMF forces at a border site in northwestern Iraq shortly after...

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Russian Communications Said They Had Dirt on Trump and Aides

On whether the president has been meeting with lawyers to discuss the investigation into ties between his campaign and Russia: "The president has a lot of meetings". She said he would be back at the p...

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Congress to contest Karnataka polls under Siddaramaiah

Congress to contest Karnataka polls under Siddaramaiah

That emergence has limited the Congress to only two major states across the country: Punjab, which it won recently, and Karnataka . Rahul warned the dissenters of strict action if any attempt was m...

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TPP Countries to Keep Trade Deal Alive, Despite US Rejection

Singapore is encouraged by its partners' commitment to the TPP. Robert Lighthizer met ministers from Canada and Japan on the sidelines of a gathering of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) c...

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House Intelligence Committee Issues Subpoenas for Michael Cohen and Michael Flynn

Trump tapped Kasowitz last week as his lead defender in matters relating to Russian Federation. It marked the first time the White House had officially acknowledged that outside counsel had been ret...

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Sri Lanka skipper doubtful for Champions Trophy opener

Mathews has not played internationals since January because of a hamstring complaint , and had also missed a tri-series in Zimbabwe late a year ago because of "multiple injuries" in his legs. He was ...

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Dakota Access pipeline expected to begin shipping Thursday

Dakota Access pipeline expected to begin shipping Thursday

ETP says it didn't intentionally do anything wrong. A decision on fines would come sometime after that. "Keitu found an area that was flagged off from construction and was informed by the environmen...

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House committee issues subpoenas; Comey OK'd to testify

The Associated Press reported earlier this month that Comey planned to testify before the Senate committee after Memorial Day, but the approval from Mueller to do so could indicate that date is fast a...

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Comey to testify before Senate intelligence panel

Comey to testify before Senate intelligence panel

A date has not been set. Download our Expert Edition e-book, Cyber: Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation. He told House members only that he appointed a special counsel to restore Americans' fait...

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Decision coming on Paris deal in next few days

Decision coming on Paris deal in next few days

He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week. Only if we act now can we hope to prevent catastrophic climate change destroying homes and livelihoods here in the United Kingdom and fu...

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Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills at least 80, wounds scores

Basir Mujahid, a spokesman for the city police, said the explosives were hidden in a sewage truck. The Taliban and Islamic State have carried large-scale assaults in the capital in the past, thoug...

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Terrorist attack on Kabul diplomatic zone leaves 90 dead, scores injured

The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded in the massive auto bombing in Kabul earlier in the day. The former Interior Ministry official repeated a ...

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India Is the New US in Merkel's Eyes

India Is the New US in Merkel's Eyes

This is taught in the first course in economics the world over. On Sunday, Angela Merkel , the German chancellor, warned Germany's European Union partners that they could no longer rely on their ...

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S. Korea's top presidential security advisor leaves for United States for summit discussion

S. Korea's top presidential security advisor leaves for United States for summit discussion

The remarks were Moon's first clear indication that he does not intend to stop the deployment, which has drawn angry protests from China, South Korea's biggest trading partner. The South agreed prev...

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Ten government soldiers killed in Philippines military air strike

Ten government soldiers killed in Philippines military air strike

Suganob said in the video that he was taken prisoner along with a professor from Mindanao State University, two female church workers and seven teachers. The hardline Maute had kept up the fight with ...

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German ambassador to USA downplays Trump-Merkel tensions

German ambassador to USA downplays Trump-Merkel tensions

This is how emotive Mr Trump's comments on a range of issues - Nato, Russia, climate change and balance of trade - have left his European allies. When Trump returned over the weekend from the first ...

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Telangana govt orders CID probe into Miyapur land scam

Telangana govt orders CID probe into Miyapur land scam

Almost 600 acres of government land was registered in the name of some reputed realty companies owned by influential persons in the state. The Cyberabad police unearthed a massive scam on Sunday w...

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Spicer: President Trump's Relationship with Chancellor Merkel is 'Fairly Unbelievable'

Despite her dismay at the direction Trump is taking, Merkel was also at pains to underline the importance of USA relations. The turnabout came after President Donald Trump publicly bashed ...

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At least 11 US citizens injured in Kabul blast

At least 11 US citizens injured in Kabul blast

The powerful blast, heard in several parts of Kabul , happened amid the holy month of Ramadan when work starts an hour late. President Donald Trump spoke with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in...

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Salman Abedi 'bought bomb components'

Salman Abedi 'bought bomb components'

Police have been focusing on Abedi's last days by delving into his phone calls and watching his movements on CCTV. Jackson said: "It will be a long investigation and it will take considerable tim...

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McCain disturbed by reports of Kushner-Russia backchannel

The Post also reported that Mr. Kushner had proposed the communications channel and that it took Mr. Kislyak by surprise. It was their first opportunity to question Spicer about a Washington Post ...

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May: I'm way too busy to join debate

Speaking with NME editor Mike Williams recently, Corbyn was asked why May won't debate him on TV. "The Tories have been conducting a stage-managed arms-length campaign and have treated the publi...

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Trump's views on Islam 'continue to evolve,' says Secretary of State

She brought her message of female empowerment to the world's most repressive society for women, a place where women are not allowed to drive, must cover themselves from head to toe in public and requi...

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Darul Ta'zim's crashes out of AFC Cup semi-final

Darul Ta'zim's crashes out of AFC Cup semi-final

Ceres-Negros FC will meet Home United from Singapore in the final which will be played on a home and away format on Aug 1 and 8. "These kind of games when you lose in the minute 92 for any reason, it ...

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Jeremy Corbyn leaves door open for potential deal with SNP

Mrs May has ruled out attending any televised debates this campaign and Home Secretary Amber Rudd is expected to take her place. The Labour leader will seek to build on encouraging signs in the po...

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PM defends TV debate no-show as Corbyn decides on last-minute appearance

Other stories making the headlines include a "secret plan" by Labour to increase migration, as covered by the Telegraph and Daily Mail, while Guardian columnist Rafael Behr takes down the Prime Mi...

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