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President Trump claims 'vindication' from Comey testimony, calls him a 'leaker'

President Trump claims 'vindication' from Comey testimony, calls him a 'leaker'

Michael Schmidt, New York Times reporter whose work was central to today's Senate Intelligence Committee hearing , talks with Rachel Maddow about how Donald Trump's lawyer got the Comey memo ti...

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What the United Kingdom election natural disaster means for the world

Another record: 201 MPs are women. Before May went through the largely symbolic process of seeking the queen's approval for the new government, DUP leader Arlene Foster had told British media that i...

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UK leader Theresa May seen fighting for survival after election failure

But in one of the most sensational nights in British electoral history, a resurgent Labour Party denied her an outright win, throwing the country into political turmoil as no clear victor emerged....

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Trump says United States is committed to mutual support of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies

European countries and others expressed concern last month when Trump did not mention the clause in a speech at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters in Brussels . A senior White House offi...

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Enhance connectivity without infringing sovereignty: Modi at SCO

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev made an announcement to this effect after signing of documents by the founding members at the conclusion of the summit. The news of their murders was made public ...

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UK leader May seen fighting for survival after election failure

UK leader May seen fighting for survival after election failure

A so-called "hard" Brexit would see Britain's departure from the single market or tariff-free zone, while also ending the free movement of people. This would so undermine May's authority, I antici...

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Theresa May's two closest aides quit after election debacle

Timothy and Hill subsequently fell on their swords , with Timothy taking responsibility for his role in the election campaign and urging all Conservatives to unite behind May. After recalling one s...

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Fears man lost in river in London attack

Thomas' girlfriend was also struck and seriously injured by the van. Charisse O'Leary, the former partner of attacker Rachid Redouane , said she had "shed many tears" for those caught up in the a...

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Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Andrea Constand

Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Andrea Constand

The 79-year-old legendary comedian faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault for allegedly drugging and assaulting Andrea Constand , a former Temple University employee, 13 years ago. Agrusa ...

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Qatar vows no surrender in row with Arab states

Qatar vows no surrender in row with Arab states

The United Arab Emirates , along with Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , Egypt and other Arab nations severed ties with Qatar and have cut off land, sea and air access. In its latest Country Reports on...

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Theresa May Promises 'Certainty' After Queen Approves Plan For Coalition Government

Theresa May Promises 'Certainty' After Queen Approves Plan For Coalition Government

The results have cast Brexit talks, set to begin June 19, in a shadow of "uncertainty", according to the BBC . The ball is already rolling on this one and at the time of writing, it's looking lik...

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Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist

Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist

President Trump said he is "100%" willing to testify under oath about his dealings with fired FBI Director James Comey , after disputing statements Comey made during his Thursday Senate testi...

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James Comey Lied and I'll Testify to That Under Oath

James Comey Lied and I'll Testify to That Under Oath

I'm not going to say I want you to pledge allegiance. Dershowitz said it's the president's prerogative to stop the FBI's various investigations. Democratic Senator Chris Murphy, from CT, had said...

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UK polls: Theresa May's two closest advisers quit after election debacle

The results confounded those who said the opposition Labour Party's left-wing leader, Jeremy Corbyn , was electorally toxic. "As I reflect on the result, I will reflect on what we need to do in...

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This is how Britain's election result impacts Indian foreign affairs

The political U-turn, created to shore up an increased majority ahead of impending Brexit negotiations, spectacularly backfired on the Prime Minister and her party, who lost 13 seats against their 2...

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Lavrov: Russia makes efforts to resolve Qatar dispute

Qatar is reaching out for support overseas as it has fallen out with its Arab neighbours, who accuse it of sponsoring extremist groups and resent its ties to the Muslim Brotherhood movement and s...

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WOW, Comey is a leaker!

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said: "100 percent". One was that he thinks of President Donald Trump as a liar , and anxious about his propensity to lie. Kasowitz, whom Trump h...

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Turkey's Erdogan To Send Troops to Qatar Amid Gulf Rift

Turkey's Erdogan To Send Troops to Qatar Amid Gulf Rift

Qatar has backed Islamist movements but strongly denies supporting terrorism. "At this stage, we note that there are numerous uncertainties regarding Qatar's response, the extent to which these meas...

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Defiant May vows to stay on despite United Kingdom election blow

Ms Foster, whose party won 10 seats in the General Election, said they will explore how an agreement with the Conservatives could help bring "stability to our nation". The election campaign was rocked...

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Kuwait's emir meets with Qatari leader as diplomatic rift deepends

Kuwait's emir meets with Qatari leader as diplomatic rift deepends

Lavrov expressed Russia's concern over the escalation between Qatar and some Arab states. (A tweet from the QNA account had quoted Qatar's foreign minister as saying the country was recalling its ...

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Video shows the moment police shot London Bridge terrorists

Video shows the moment police shot London Bridge terrorists

British police said that they had recovered a body from the Thames river believed to be that of 45-year-old Frenchman Xavier Thomas, missing since the night of the attack . The men then left the...

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SNP pledges to scrap LISA and keep triple lock

She said the party sought to represent even those who voted to leave the European Union, but it is concerned about the "extreme Brexit" being pursued by the Conservatives . 'I've said autumn 2018 to ...

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Theresa May to form new government despite losing majority in UK election

It means that the Tories" "friends and allies' the DUP, anti-abortion, anti-LGBT and champions of a much softer Brexit than the Conservatives, is left propping them up. A referendum on the final Bre...

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Scottish Independence dream fades as Salmond & Robertson crash out of Commons

Scottish Independence dream fades as Salmond & Robertson crash out of Commons

Ian Murray, who had been the only Labour MP in 2015, retained Edinburgh South with a massively increased majority as the party won a total of seven seats. The SNP lost 21 of its 56 Commons seats...

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Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

Merkel assumes May will stick to Brexit talks plan

Europe's budget commissioner, Gunther Oettinger said to Deutschlandfunk radio station: "We need a government that can act". Negotiations should be led by a government and a Prime Minister that will be...

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S&P cuts Qatar's credit rating one notch to AA

S&P cuts Qatar's credit rating one notch to AA

In an extraordinary broadside against a key US partner, President Donald Trump lambasted Qatar on Friday for funding terrorism "at a very high level" and insisted that it stop. The spat has led to o...

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Theresa May wants a formal coalition deal with the DUP

After a stormy year in Northern Ireland - in which the devolved Assembly collapsed amid allegations that Foster was to blame for a costly renewable heating scandal - the Westminster election appears...

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Dozens of Indonesians in militant activities in southern Philippines, say police

Gunmen loyal to him swept through the city of 200,000 people, torching buildings and taking hostages. Major General Carlito Galvez, head of the military command in Western Mindanao region, said as m...

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UK election powerbrokers: who are the DUP?

Under fire after calling the snap election and then losing her majority , May on Friday said she would get on with the job of governing and would select her new cabinet of ministers shortly. Speaking...

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Who are the DUP? 5 key things you should know

Who are the DUP? 5 key things you should know

The DUP has refused to give details in public of what concessions it might seek, and did not respond to a request for comment. Last year, its leader Arlene Foster said: "I would not want abortion ...

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India favours constructive dialogue amid Qatar-Gulf rift

India favours constructive dialogue amid Qatar-Gulf rift

From the mid-1990s until the early 2000s, the US relied on Prince Sultan Airbase in Saudi Arabia to play the role of command center for its forward air operations. In fact, the row has forced Qata...

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One Of The London Terrorists Appeared On National TV

Collina said she had been concerned by the milieu in the part of east London where her son lived. Hedge was one of at least 48 people who were wounded in the attack carried out by three men in the...

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Scottish referendum in doubt after steep losses for SNP in UK vote

Once the dominant party in Scotland, Labour had been expected to struggle as pro-independence Labour supporters left for the SNP and pro-union voters moved to the Tories. Mr Salmond, who was first e...

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United Kingdom general election 2017: 208 women MPs, a proud record for Parliament

The following is an edited transcript of their conversation. "I think we need to wait and see ". The support obtained by Labor party members contrasted with the negative predictions of hardly two mon...

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Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

Sturgeon ignored her own party's bad performance and turned the attention on the Prime Minister: "This is a disaster for Theresa May". The SNP did more than lose a few seats (21 in total, down to 3...

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United Kingdom vote sparks uncertain outlook for financial sector

LONDON — Theresa May has confirmed she plans to stay on as Britains prime minister to provide certainty to the country, with support from Northern Irelands Democratic Unionist Party . It seems as ...

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Odisha boy tops in JIPMER entrance exam with 99.99 percentile

Odisha boy tops in JIPMER entrance exam with 99.99 percentile

Candidates who have appeared for the exam can check their result from the official website (see steps below to know how). JIPMER declared MBBS Entrance exam results & merit list. A total of 2,050 ...

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Teacher accused of having sexual contact with 3 students

Teacher accused of having sexual contact with 3 students

Police say their investigation started on May 5 when administrative staff from Rocky Mount Prep notified police of a possible inappropriate relationship at their campus. A report via WNCN told of Mc...

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Rod Rosenstein to Testify to Congress Day Before Comey

The House Democrats said Americans would view any White House decision to block Comey "as additional evidence of obstruction of justice ". "We'll be watching with the rest of the world when direc...

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Trump Says He'd Testify That Comey Lied About Loyalty Demand

Comey implied he had been fired from his post for pursuing the Russian Federation investigation but stopped short of alleging obstruction of justice. I mean think of it, I hardly know the man, it do...

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