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Trump claims 'witch hunt'; GOP puts hope in special counsel

Trump claims 'witch hunt'; GOP puts hope in special counsel

Rosenstein had faced criticism as the author of a memo that preceded Comey's firing. The ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. Susan Collins, a Republican, also confirmed similar details revealed ...

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Senate intelligence committee wants information on Trump's meeting with Russians

Senate intelligence committee wants information on Trump's meeting with Russians

Though the initial Post piece didn't allege it, later stories said that Trump's bragging to the Russians about information America has might result in disclosure of both the sources of the intellige...

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US extends Iran nuke sanctions relief, adds other sanctions

New sanctions will be leveled on two senior Iranian defense officials, including one who "facilitated the sale of explosives and provided other support to Syria and the director of the organization re...

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Sweden drops Assange investigation, UK police says he still faces arrest

It's not known if US officials have asked British police to arrest Assange because of a possible sealed USA indictment against him. The prosecutor, Marianne Ny , told a news conference in Stockholm...

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EVMs used by EC are tamper-proof, parliamentary panel told

EVMs used by EC are tamper-proof, parliamentary panel told

Senior officials assured the parliamentary panel that the EVMs are tamper-proof and the commission has chose to use VVPAT or paper trail machines in all future elections which will further enhance the...

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Chibok girls in health checkups before Buhari meeting

Chibok girls in health checkups before Buhari meeting

The commendation came in a statement signed by the Convener of the group and former minister, Oby Ezekwesili on Sunday in Abuja , the nation's capital. They should be quickly released to their fami...

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Kushner Companies' Pitch To Chinese Investors Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Kushner Companies' Pitch To Chinese Investors Raises Conflict Of Interest Questions

Meyer's intention. Jared Kushner, 36, is both a senior adviser and the son-in-law of US President Donald Trump with far-reaching influence over domestic and foreign policy. Sen. Dianne Feinstein ...

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Trump denies telling Comey to back off Flynn investigation

In a letter to Comey notifying him of his termination last week, Trump thanks the FBI director for telling him "on three separate occasions" that he is not under investigation. Mr Trump later said he ...

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EU Parliament Calls for Sanctions Against Hungary Over Harsh Refugee Laws, NGOs

EU Parliament Calls for Sanctions Against Hungary Over Harsh Refugee Laws, NGOs

A resolution proposed by the socialists, far-left parties, the greens and the liberals to trigger Article 7 of the European Union treaty was passed with a majority of 393 votes against 221. "European ...

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NHS cyber attack: A&Es 'fully open' again

The virus encrypts a computer's files and then demands a ransom - US$300 in Bitcoin - to recover their data, with no guarantee the computer would be released unharmed. But with Microsoft making an exc...

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Haryana board (BSEH) Class 10 results will not be declared on Saturday

Haryana board (BSEH) Class 10 results will not be declared on Saturday

Since the official website will have a lot of traffic, it will be easier for you to check your results on the site and steps given below. More than 3 lakh students are appeared on the Haryana 10th R...

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China's Xi says willing to help end rift with South Korea

China's Xi says willing to help end rift with South Korea

Korean envoy Lee Hae-chan (left) shakes hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi before a meeting in Beijing, China on Thursday. Lee arrived Thursday for a three-day visit to China following Moon...

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Former Sen. Joe Lieberman top pick for Trump's new FBI director

Politico also surmises that Democrats are still bitter over Lieberman's distancing himself from several Obama policies over the last few years, including the Iranian nuclear deal and Obamacare. McCab...

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Union: Up to 40K walking off the job at AT&T this weekend

They represent four different union contracts and include wireless workers in 36 states and D.C., the union said . CWA said that the anticipated AT&T strike would last three days and would include ...

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Kane scores four and Son hits double as Tottenham rout Leicester

Kane scores four and Son hits double as Tottenham rout Leicester

Shakespeare himself had clearly seen enough from the Foxes' first half showing, and gave human hornets nest Shinji Okazaki his mandatory substitution, for Islam Slimani, to try and face Spurs' stripy,...

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Nevada becomes 8th state to ban conversion therapy

Nevada becomes 8th state to ban conversion therapy

George W. Bush ended the practice in 2001 after Bill Clinton started it. The practice of therapy aimed at changing an individual's sexual orientation or transgender status is considered ineffectual ...

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United Kingdom may reverse Brexit post polls: EU Parliament President

United Kingdom may reverse Brexit post polls: EU Parliament President

Asked why she was refusing to take part in TV debates with other party leaders during the election campaign, Mrs May said: "I've been doing head-to-head debates with Jeremy Corbyn week in and week out...

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The cast of "Twin Peaks": Then and now

Forster says Lynch gave the cast one instruction before they took the stage to promote the series: "Get on that panel but don't tell them anything". You get Douglas firs in that part of the Pacif...

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After decisive win, Macron to take over on Sunday

After decisive win, Macron to take over on Sunday

However, the former economy minister is in favor of joint bond issuance which, according to Jörg Krämer, would sharply reduce each euro zone government's motivation to pursue sensible fiscal policie...

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McCain: Calls to impeach Trump should not be taken 'very seriously'

Both Republicans and Democrats have called for greater clarity around what exactly happened between Comey and Trump in private meetings in recent months. "But I think we're in impeachment territory no...

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Palestinians injured during rallies for prisoners

Palestinian witnesses say an Israeli settler opened fire on a crowd of Palestinian protesters after his vehicle was attacked by demonstrators Thursday. A video of another settler handing out choco...

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South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi: Blue House

South Korea's new president launched global efforts to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons development on Thursday, urging both dialogue and sanctions while also aiming to ease Chinese anger abo...

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South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi: Blue House

South Korea's new president launched global efforts to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons development on Thursday, urging both dialogue and sanctions while also aiming to ease Chinese anger abo...

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South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi: Blue House

South Korea's new president launched global efforts to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons development on Thursday, urging both dialogue and sanctions while also aiming to ease Chinese anger abo...

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NASCAR's Aric Almirola out 8-12 weeks with broken back

NASCAR's Aric Almirola out 8-12 weeks with broken back

Almirola says he felt pain in his back on the initial impact with Logano and then the rear end of his auto lifted high enough that he could see the pavement below him. He stayed in the auto momentaril...

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Work completed on first venue for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Work completed on first venue for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

The stadium will be the first FIFA World Cup venue and the first stadium in the region to be lit by LED lighting, which is both more sustainable and more versatile than traditional lighting. Many of t...

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Senate panel wants James Comey to testify

Comey, who was leading the FBI's investigation into Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 presidential election, including reported ties to the Trump campaign, was sacked by Trump last week. His in...

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Syria talks in final day as tensions boil over US-led strike

Syria talks in final day as tensions boil over US-led strike

The strike was the first such close confrontation between US forces and fighters backing President Bashar Assad and the development is likely to increase tensions in the war-torn country. "This story ...

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S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

S. Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

The U.S.is looking ahead toward a decisive battleground in its bid to destroy the Islamic State group, even as U.S. -backed local forces must still finish the fight for the extremists' two main strong...

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Sen. Graham: Trump-Russia probe seems to be criminal investigation

The White House says an investigation will prove there was no collusion. "If your implication is that the White House wants this, I think that's wrong", said Senate judiciary chair Chuck Grassley We...

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Centre wants peaceful life in Kashmir: Jaitley

Centre wants peaceful life in Kashmir: Jaitley

You can not address the aspiration when there is a war against the country, state and local people who are losing their lives, Mr Jaitley said and warned that those taking to violence will be certainl...

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Aide posts joking video of Clinton avoiding 'unwanted Trump hug'

It turns out that Hillary Clinton, too, was prepared to avoid a Trump hug. The Frankenstein-like approach to a hug seems eerily accurate, though "Trump's" chasing after Clinton after being awkwardly...

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Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Weiner was already in federal custody ahead of the court hearing, which was scheduled for at 11 a.m. Disgraced former United States congressman Anthony Weiner has cried in court as he pleaded guilt...

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Kushner called Lockheed CEO about $100B Saudi arms deal

Although one could probably come up with a Talmudic pilpul suggesting that since the position of Ivanka and Jared as a counterbalance to, say, White House Chief Strategist Stephen K. The Times rep...

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Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe into WikiLeaks' Assange

Swedish prosecutor drops rape probe into WikiLeaks' Assange

He has been living at the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012, and the British police have said they will arrest Assange as soon as he walks out of the embassy because he has broken his condition...

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Emotional viewers thank BBC for eye-opening drama Three Girls

Emotional viewers thank BBC for eye-opening drama Three Girls

One of the most frustrating parts of this work was the brick walls we used to hit with other agencies, who were often dismissive of the young girls accounts, not believing them but preferring to focus...

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BBC drama Three Girls stars east Bristol landmarks

BBC drama Three Girls stars east Bristol landmarks

We do a 12-hour shoot day, doing the scenes, but I would have Maggie to lean on and go, 'How do I cope? A second viewer confessed the drama made them "feel sick", while a third added: "My God this i...

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Trump Willing to Use Engagement on North Korea Crisis: South Korea Envoy

Trump Willing to Use Engagement on North Korea Crisis: South Korea Envoy

Also in attendance at the meeting were Vice President Mike Pence, National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster and Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner. The two countries agreed earlier thi...

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Amber Alert Issued For Boy Abducted By Father In San Francisco

On May 12, 2017, Makai Bangoura was abducted from San Francisco, California. California Highway Patrol said Friday to be on the lookout for a year 2000 tan Toyota Corolla with the California lice...

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Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

The centrist's emphatic victory, which also smashed the dominance of France's mainstream parties, brings huge relief to European allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's vot...

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