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New arrest made, as police release more details on London Bridge attack

After crashing their hired van into railings, they first went off on their own to attack people, then regrouped to rampage through Borough market. Pakistan-born British citizen Khuram Butt , the L...

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Trump slams Qatar for funding terrorism

Tillerson sat a few feet away from Trump in the Rose Garden as the president put the blame squarely on Qatar. But in language common to the three countries' announcements, the UAE said it drew ...

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London attackers attempted to rent larger truck

Redouane bowls over one of the officers and the pair fall to the ground in a heap, but it is apparently too late for the Islamist to do any further damage, and the officer kicks his dead or dying bod...

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Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

Boris Johnson retained his seat in Uxbridge and South Ruislip, but was in a rush to get off the stage. "Clearly if she's got a worse result than two years ago and is nearly unable to form a governm...

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Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay amid diplomatic rift

Gulf nations may let some Qataris stay amid diplomatic rift

Qatar meanwhile pledged those nations' citizens will have "complete freedom" to stay in the energy-rich country. A statement carried on state media said Doha would "not take any measures against r...

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Former FBI chief Comey testifies before Senate, blasts Trump for 'lies'

That future may be sooner than he expected: Having accused Comey of perjury, the Senate Intelligence Committee is now demanding that the president hand over the " tapes " by June 23rd. USA law e...

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George Osborne says Theresa May is a 'dead woman walking'

George Osborne says Theresa May is a 'dead woman walking'

Osborne, who was sacked by May when she became prime minister after last year's European Union referendum, described May as a "dead woman walking" after the Conservative Party lost its governing major...

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Iran-Backed Palestinian Jihadist Factions Condemn Terrorist Attacks in Tehran

Iran-Backed Palestinian Jihadist Factions Condemn Terrorist Attacks in Tehran

Scores of people were also wounded. But on Friday, he turned his wrath over the attacks on the United States and Saudi Arabia , Iran s fiercest rivals. Iran denounced Donald Trump's reaction to t...

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Ex-Goldman Sachs executive, top Christie deputy win NJ governor primaries

Ex-Goldman Sachs executive, top Christie deputy win NJ governor primaries

The Associated Press reported Tuesday night that Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno had won primary elections in the race for New Jersey governor. Jon Corzine. The De...

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Donald Trump stays mum on Comey testimony… while Donald Jr

Comey said he gave copies of his memo memorializing his talks with Trump to people outside the Justice Department and asked a friend to share its contents with a journalist. The political class woul...

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Russia urges dialogue in Qatar-Gulf diplomatic crisis

Riyadh has closed the border with Qatar, giving diplomatic staff 48 hours to leave the country. The row has sparked one of the worst political crises in decades among some of Washington's closest ...

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Graves Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank, End Era of Big Bank Bailouts

Senator Sherrod Brown, the Democrat who heads the banking committee in the Senate, has said he is open to loosening rules for smaller community banks . The Financial CHOICE Act has garnered sup...

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Britain's May to form new government with Northern Irish party

The Labor Party believes that her coalition of convenience with Northern Ireland's DUP is unsustainable and that there will be a new general election in the not-too-distant future. Organisers ...

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UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Several ministers lost their seats in Thursday's election, which saw the Conservatives lose their majority in Parliament. Mrs May needs to shore up her position in Parliament because the Queen's Spe...

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President Trump Willing To Testify Under Oath On Comey

Dianne Feinstein of California asked , "Why didn't you stop and say, 'Mr". But there is no known evidence of collusion between Russian Federation and the United States, and President Donald Trump ...

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I'm still in good form, insists South Africa captain De Villiers

I'm still in good form, insists South Africa captain De Villiers

However, South Africa are a good side with a point to prove regarding their poor performances in ICC tournaments. Call it irony, if India lose the game, it will see the defending champions make ...

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Why Trevor Noah Was Disappointed in James Comey's Testimony About Trump

Why Trevor Noah Was Disappointed in James Comey's Testimony About Trump

Who would do that?" During Thursday's congressional hearing, Comey testified "a good friend of mine who's a professor at Columbia Law School" was given the memo's notes to pass long to an unnamed re...

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Tories and DUP to agree 'confidence and supply' deal

Instead, the election ended up wiping out the Conservative majority. On Thursday night, the Conservative Party lost their majority in a stunning upset that is being attributed to political acti...

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Markets React to the UK Snap Election

British Prime Minister Theresa May was forced to relinquish her two closest aides on Saturday, as she struggled to reassert her authority following a crushing electoral setback. Speaking Friday, lea...

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United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

Some senior Tories have made the removal of Hill and Timothy a condition for continuing to support May, who has vowed to remain prime minister despite the Conservatives' losing their overall majorit...

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DUP site crashes after United Kingdom general election

DUP site crashes after United Kingdom general election

She added: "The weakened position of the Conservative party, in conjunction with a pro "soft-border" DUP , would suggest that the United Kingdom will be on course for a softer Brexit". Ed Balls, a ...

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Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian : Italy intelligence source

The Drudge tweet said there were "fears of new terror attack after van "mows down 20 people" on London Bridge", but the perpetrators, motive, and number of casualties involved in the incident were...

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United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

United Kingdom leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

The DUP's current leader is Arlene Foster, 46, who has been active in politics since 2003, when she was elected to Northern Ireland's national assembly for the first time. A defiant Prime Minister The...

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British police name 3rd London Bridge attacker

British police name 3rd London Bridge attacker

Redouane, 30, who also lived in Barking, claimed to be Moroccan-Libyan. Rachid Redouane was 30 years old and born in July 1986. Another friend, who also said he reported Butt to police, told ...

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Trump's hard-line approach clashes with Tillerson on Qatar

Chad, a predominantly Muslim country, joins the West African nations of Senegal and Mauritania, which have also recalled their ambassadors from Qatar. The Gulf spat is likely to further fuel inter-reb...

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Two thirds of Tory party members believe Theresa May should resign

The announcement came after May lost Downing St. chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill, who resigned Saturday. "I think it's a disaster for Ireland in that we are now back in the old sectari...

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Gas giant Qatar Petroleum says unaffected by Gulf crisis

It wasn't immediately clear how Trump's sharp condemnation might affect USA cooperation with Qatar, which hosts some 10,000 US troops and a major USA air base that serves as a staging ground for opera...

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Majority Of Conservatives Want May To Resign As Prime Minister

Joining forces with the hardline unionist Protestant party also threatens London's neutrality in Northern Ireland, which is key to the delicate balance of power in a province once plagued by violence....

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Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government

Northern Ireland party agrees to May's minority government

Downing St. said the Cabinet will discuss the agreement on Monday. While always striving for the "best deal" for Northern Ireland and its people, Foster said her party would always have the best i...

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Egypt defends Libya airstrikes, says terror training camps were destroyed

Egypt defends Libya airstrikes, says terror training camps were destroyed

The facade of the Tel Aviv-Yafo municipality building wore red, white, black and golden hues on Saturday night as it was lit up in solidarity with Egypt, which suffered a lethal terror attack on Frida...

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United Kingdom police seeking missing attack victim find body in river

United Kingdom police seeking missing attack victim find body in river

The Italian reports said Zaghba was intercepted at the Bologna airport past year as he was about to board a plane for Turkey, apparently with the intention of joining Islamic State militants in S...

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DUP to support minority Tory government after `confidence and supply´ deal reached

DUP to support minority Tory government after `confidence and supply´ deal reached

DUP Leader Arlene Foster recently denied the party was homophobic. The party said: "The DUP today (Saturday) held discussions with representatives of the Conservative Party in line with Arlene Fos...

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Trump '100 per cent' willing to testify on Comey

He also said Trump asked him to drop the investigation into Flynn but steered clear of accusing the president of obstruction of justice . Later, during a White House Rose Garden press con...

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Hundreds to attend protests in downtown Seattle

Fight breaks out between anti-Sharia protesters, counter-protesters in Seattle, amid shouts of "Neo-Nazis go home!" However, many in the country view the demonstrations as attacks on Muslims. Counte...

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Iran arrests eight suspected of supporting Tehran attacks

Iran arrests eight suspected of supporting Tehran attacks

Five of the attackers died and, Reuters reports , more than half a dozen suspects have been arrested in connection with the assault - the first major attack Iran has experienced in years. Both promin...

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Lies, defamation, tapes, leaks: Highlights from Comey's testimony

Former FBI Director James Comey speaks during a hearing before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill , Washington , D.C., June 8, 2017. The veteran lawman expressed confiden...

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Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May is looking to Northern Ireland for support in forming a new minority government now that her Conservative Party has lost its majority in Parliament. Labour has u...

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Erdogan vows to stand by 'Qatari brothers' amid crisis

Erdogan vows to stand by 'Qatari brothers' amid crisis

But authorities in the UAE and Bahrain have made praise for Qatar's government a criminal offence carrying possible jail time, and some Gulf citizens have anxious that the strong rhetoric on Qat...

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After forming minority govt, May's two top aides resign

After forming minority govt, May's two top aides resign

Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth, who played a frontline role for Labour in the election campaign , said the Tories were in an "utter mess". "But I take responsibility for the content of the...

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Merkel says European Union ready to start Brexit negotiations

Now that it made a decision to jump ship, it seems it can't get its act together to actually leave. Prime Minister Theresa May had lost her majority in a snap election she called hoping to strengthen ...

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