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Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time: Comey

Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time: Comey

Reports emerged after former FBI Director James Comey's closed testimony on Thursday that Sessions may have had a third meeting with Kislyak that was not disclosed. "The investigators were focussi...

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Democratic Unionists in Northern Ireland become election key

She said only her party had the "legitimacy" to govern after winning the most seats and votes. Britain's snap general election resulted in a hung Parliament in a major blow to Ms May who wante...

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UK PM seeks to form minority government, to meet Queen

UK PM seeks to form minority government, to meet Queen

Despite calls for her to stand down from Labour she is expected to visit Buckingham Palace at 12:30pm to seek permission to form a government. A senior Democratic Unionist has said it is "much too...

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Bill Cosby Trial Could Wrap Sooner Than Expected

Cosby was accompanied Friday by comedian Joe Torry , who a day earlier joined fellow actor and comedian Lewis Dix in support of the 79-year-old actor. He bizarrely wanted to show the jury she deceive...

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May to form minority 'government of certainty'

May to form minority 'government of certainty'

This includes Philip Hammond who stays as Chancellor of the Exchequer, Amber Rudd who stays as Home Secretary and Boris Johnson remaining as Foreign Secretary. Jeremy Paxman didn't hold back wit...

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UK PM To Seek Queen's Permission To Form Govt

May called for a snap election in April so her Conservative party could widen its majority in Parliament. Following an audience with the Queen at Buckingham Palace, the PM said she was confident t...

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Prosecutors rest their case at Bill Cosby's trial

The defense will begin presenting its side on Monday. Thursday's proceedings started later than expected, delayed as attorneys worked out legal issues about the introduction of Cosby's deposition ...

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Theresa May's Future as PM in Doubt After Hung Parliament

In 2010, the Tories and Lib Dems formed a coalition government after the elections failed to deliver a clear victor. With the complex talks on the divorce from the European Union due to start in...

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Federal Grand Jury Indicts Accused NSA Leaker Reality Winner

The charge carries a potential penalty of up to 10 years in prison and a fine up to $250,000. The indictment alleges that victor, a former Air Force linguist, leaked the confidential information in ...

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Theresa May FINALLY says she's SORRY after general election shock

On Friday, Ms. May tried to put on a fearless face on her circumstances, insisting that she plans to continue on as Prime Minister. But opposition politicians and some members of her own party have ...

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Utah members of Congress say nothing new in Comey testimony

He did so in a series of tweets during the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, where fired FBI director James Comey testified about President Donald Trump's repeated attempts to have him "l...

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Fuming over Brexit, youth help swing UK vote

Fuming over Brexit, youth help swing UK vote

The Scottish National Party's Stephen Gethins won the Fife North East seat by a mere two votes, while his colleague Pete Wishart defeated Conservative Ian Duncan in the Perth & North Perthshire race...

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Verifone shares down 3% after company swings to loss

Earnest Prtn Limited Liability reported 647 shares or 0% of all its holdings. About 231,030 shares traded. PAY has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Institutional investors a...

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Attorney: Oakland warehouse fire defendant in near mental breakdown

Attorney: Oakland warehouse fire defendant in near mental breakdown

His attorneys say they will take the case to trial. Fellow defense lawyer Jeffrey Krasnoff alleged that the Oakland Fire Department contributed to the large loss of life at the warehouse by not putt...

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Canvassers charged with fraudulent voter registrations

Canvassers charged with fraudulent voter registrations

Holiday Burke is accused of creating and submitting voter registration applications to various county voter registration offices that she knew were forged or fictitious. Prosecutor Curry says the e...

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Trump, finally, says he commits the U.S. to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation mutual defense pact

The truth is more complex. But his comments were still greeted with widespread astonishment. The Trump White House had been considering Robert Mueller III as a top candidate to lead the Federal ...

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Trump to take questions in wake of Comey testimony

Trump to take questions in wake of Comey testimony

Comey merely testified that the FBI investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign did not extend to Trump himself during the time Comey was leading the FBI....

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Trump expected to unveil new Cuba policy as early as next Friday

Trump expected to unveil new Cuba policy as early as next Friday

President Donald Trump is expected to travel to Miami as early as next Friday to announce a new Cuba policy that could tighten rules on trade and travel to the island eased by his predecessor Barack ...

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Theresa May finally scolds Donald Trump over Sadiq Khan criticism

Khan responded later to Trump: "I don't think we should roll out the red carpet to the President of the U.S. in the circumstances where his policies go against everything we stand for". "[Mainstream m...

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Theresa May Promises 'Certainty' After Queen Approves Plan To Form Government

The Conservatives could still eke out a small majority, but most analysts say it likely wouldn't last long as nearly all of the other parties have expressed no interest in working with the Tories. "...

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Prime Minister Modi arrives in Delhi after Kazakhstan's historic visit

Prime Minister Modi arrives in Delhi after Kazakhstan's historic visit

India has been an "observer" to the SCO, since 2005. PM Modi said the SCO will help in bringing peace in war-torn Afghanistan, adding the bloc must also work to fight climate change. The prime minis...

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Sidney Crosby Punches PK Subban's Head Into Ice

Sidney Crosby Punches PK Subban's Head Into Ice

The victor of tonight's Stanley Cup Final Game 5 in Pittsburgh is not guaranteed to win the series. Subban's comments were bland, of the "I'm not a ref" variety. Malkin's 10th goal of the playof...

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Qatar nationals, expats banned from UAE airports

Qatar nationals, expats banned from UAE airports

Sheikh Sabah, has embarked on a round of shuttle diplomacy, beginning with a meeting with King Salman in Jeddah on Tuesday. "We have not asked for mediation, we believe this issue can be dealt with ...

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British Prime Minister Vows to Carry on Despite Election Losses

With results declared for all of the 650 seats of the British Parliament, the Conservatives won 318 while the opposition Labour secured 262, leaving neither party anywhere close to the 326 seats req...

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Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump Secretary of State job

Romney: Clinton told me to take Trump Secretary of State job

Romney said he was probably not the right person for the job given how widely he differs with Trump on foreign policy. "Why would I consider it?" "I don't think the president really appreciates like...

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Military searching for missing plane in Alberta

Military searching for missing plane in Alberta

According to police, the plane left Lethbridge around 9:35 a.m. MT, and then left Cranbrook, B.C., around 3 p.m. MT after refuelling. At that time, the Joint Search Co-ordination Center Victoria (JR...

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British election shocker: PM loses majority in Parliament

British election shocker: PM loses majority in Parliament

She acknowledged her sadness at the loss of her majority in the general election in a statement to broadcasters on Friday. As Corbyn and Labour Member of Parliament Emily Thornberry embraced, pointi...

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UK general election results in a 'hung parliament'

UK general election results in a 'hung parliament'

May called the early election in hopes of getting an increased majority that could have strengthened her hand in Britain's exit talks with the European Union , with negotiations beginning in 10 days...

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Penguins strike first in Game 5, lead Predators 1-0

A match penalty is an automatic review for possible suspension by the National Hockey League which ruled against having Sissons suspended. PITTSBURGH (AP) - The night started with a catfish throw....

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Government seeks dismissal of suit over Trump's businesses

The government also said payments to Trump's hotels do not qualify as a violation of the emoluments clause, which is meant to cover personal services performed by the president. "CREW, which avers tha...

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Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dead At 83

Former Panamanian Dictator Manuel Noriega Dead At 83

Noriega, ruled Panama from 1983 to 1989 - a period marked by corruption and murder of political opponents. By then, he had already started to help Colombian drug lords such as Pablo Escobar smuggle ...

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Syrian army, allies in southeast Syria reach Iraqi border - pro-Assad commander

Syrian army, allies in southeast Syria reach Iraqi border - pro-Assad commander

The forces that were fired on by the drone included Syrian rebel fighters and coalition troops, and they were on a routine patrol outside of the protected zone east of Tanf , Dillon said in a telepho...

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Trump says U.S. committed to NATO's Article 5 on common defense

Trump says U.S. committed to NATO's Article 5 on common defense

With a single tweet , Trump also castigated Comey for giving an account of his conversation with the president to a lawyer who shared it with a news outlet. Trump concluded his team emerged "very hap...

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Uncle of Pakistan origin London Bridge attacker condemns his nephew

Uncle of Pakistan origin London Bridge attacker condemns his nephew

Police had already named Butt and Rachid Redouane , a 30-year-old who claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan, as two of the London Bridge attackers. On Wednesday, the 27-year-old's family said they we...

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Tehran attackers were Iranian Islamic State recruits

Tehran attackers were Iranian Islamic State recruits

The ministry released the photographs and first names of the five attackers without mentioning their family names or specifying the regions they hail from. Iran blamed the Wednesday attacks on Saudi...

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Third Terrorist Named In London Attacks

Echeverria was originally from Spain and worked in the British capital as a financial risks analyst for HSBC. Two of the men behind the London Bridge terrorist attack have been named by police. Gi...

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Appeal for information on final movements of Manchester bomber

Appeal for information on final movements of Manchester bomber

Detective Chief Superintendent Russ Jackson , head of the North West Counter Terrorism Unit, said: "We are continuing to make significant progress in our investigation into the tragic events of the...

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Tova O'Brien: Theresa May has got to go

The dust is just beginning to settle on Britain's messy general election on Thursday, days before the country is to start complex negotiations on disentangling itself from the European Union . St...

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Theresa May pledges a new government based on 'certainty'

A brazen Theresa May spoke to reporters in Downing Street, accompanied by her husband Philip, as soon as her auto returned to Downing Street from Buckingham Palace shortly before 1.00 pm. May took the...

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Theresa May to form a Government with DUP Alliance

In a blow to its hopes for another referendum on whether Scotland should leave the United Kingdom, the pro-independence Scottish National Party lost about 21 of its 54 seats. If Mrs May stays in the l...

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