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Hensarling Statement on Paris Climate Agreement

Trump "knows that it is changing and that the USA has to be responsible for it and that is what we are going to do", Haley said. Trump's decision not to join other countries in signing up to the agr...

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Senior Conservative MP in Belfast for talks with DUP - PA

Senior Conservative MP in Belfast for talks with DUP - PA

Talks to end that crisis are due to begin on Monday. Meanwhile, more than 300,000 people have signed a petition which calls on the Tories not to do a deal with the DUP in order to form a governmen...

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Three-way tie for lead at St. Jude Classic entering Sunday

Three-way tie for lead at St. Jude Classic entering Sunday

But he did enough to join the log-jam atop the leaderboard at nine-under 201, as did Crane, the 2014 champion , who had two birdies in a bogey-free round. Canada's Alena Sharp (70), who was in a thre...

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British PM Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

Her Downing Street office had announced on Saturday that the "principles of an outline agreement" with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) had been agreed, only for the DUP itself to ...

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British PM's days numbered as top aides quit?

British PM's days numbered as top aides quit?

It was a humiliating outcome after an election that May had planned to strengthen herself ahead of the Brexit push. That calculation backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped the Conse...

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Defiant Trump accuses Comey of being a liar

The House Intelligence Committee Friday requested that the White House provide any tape recordings, if they exist, by June 23. The Trump administration has also highlighted the fact Comey stopped ...

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British Prime Minister Theresa May's two most trusted advisers quit

British Prime Minister Theresa May's two most trusted advisers quit

May's near humiliation is further underlined by the fact that she has now been reduced to negotiating a minority government with the help of the 10 Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) members of parliam...

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UN condemns Hamas for tunnel under schools in Gaza

UN condemns Hamas for tunnel under schools in Gaza

The Israeli military said Palestinians rolled burning tires and hurled rocks at soldiers stationed on the border. Soldiers on the Israeli side of the border opened fire after their calls to the Pale...

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Russian Federation touts dialogue in addressing Qatar crisis

The Catalans first moved to having shirt sponsorship in 2011 with the Qatar Foundation replacing worldwide children's charity Unicef in carrying their logo across the front. India believes that peace ...

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Election results to throw United Kingdom into political chaos: Ex-MEP

Election results to throw United Kingdom into political chaos: Ex-MEP

Noting the "crucial Brexit talks that begin in just 10 days", May said the new government will work to fulfill the will of United Kingdom voters who decided a year ago to leave the European U...

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Theresa May's top advisers quit after UK election shock

Earlier, May's director of communications until the election was announced, Katie Perrior, called the campaign "pretty dysfunctional", telling the BBC she "needed to broaden her circle of advisers a...

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North Korea 'not far away' from test-firing ICBM

It could have been an awkward subject during the visit of the US Secretary of State last week, when Rex Tillerson directly asked us to cut any ties left with North Korea . "But recent strategic w...

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May, Northern Ireland party strike deal

Timothy was widely cited as the main proponent among May's aides for a botched plan for elderly social care that caused a major backlash from Conservative supporters. "For instance, if London were...

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British leader reaches tentative deal to shore up rule

British leader reaches tentative deal to shore up rule

Some Conservative lawmakers called for May's joint chiefs of staff, Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy , to be sacked for their key role in the election campaign . But the uncertainty of a hung parliame...

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United Kingdom election result: Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

United Kingdom election result: Theresa May to form government with DUP backing

She seems secure for the immediate future, because senior Conservatives don't want to plunge the party into a damaging leadership contest. Liberal Democrats gained four seats to amass 12 MPs, but lo...

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Accuser takes the stand in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

Accuser takes the stand in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

After a series of phone calls, Constand, who was then in her 30s, said the married Cosby began inviting her to dinner at his house and other events. "When I stood up, my legs were not strong and I b...

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Iran Sends Five Planes of Food to Embargo-Stricken Qatar

Kuwait on Sunday said that Qatar is willing to hold a dialogue with Gulf Arab countries that cut ties with it and was ready to listen to their concerns, in the latest twist of a major diplomatic rift....

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Iran's Security Forces Kill 'Mastermind' Behind June 7 Tehran Attacks

In a message read at the funeral, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that the attacks will add to what he said was the hatred Iranians harbor towards the United States and Saudi Arabia - a m...

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British premier strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

British premier strikes tentative deal with Northern Ireland party

Johnson previously had his eyes on the top job in 2016, but stepped aside after his campaign manager Michael Gove nominated himself and said Johnson didn't have what it took to be leader. The Conser...

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Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

Police release photos of London attackers' fake bomb belts

Early on Saturday, police said they had arrested a man, 27, on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts, after carrying out a raid in Ilford, east London , linked to the London attack. "I've dealt w...

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May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

May reaches 'outline' power deal after election fiasco

The main opposition Labour Party surpassed expectations by winning 262. May put on a courageous face after Thursday's vote, expressing sorrow for the MPs who lost their seats but refusing to ackno...

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United Kingdom leader Theresa May seen fighting for survival after election failure

United Kingdom leader Theresa May seen fighting for survival after election failure

Their influence had increasingly angered senior ministers. While May's top team has been left unchanged, she will have to fill gaps in her ministerial team after nine junior ministers lost their sea...

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France Casts Ballots In First Round Of Parliamentary Elections

France Casts Ballots In First Round Of Parliamentary Elections

Macron also promised to clean up French politics after a string of scandals - a vow already tested by conflict of interest allegations against his former campaign chief Richard Ferrand, as well as rep...

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In stern rebuke of Mideast ally, United States raps Qatar on terror funds

Gulf allies tightened their squeeze on Qatar on Friday by putting dozens of figures with links to the tiny, wealthy nation on terrorism blacklists. The authority has succeeded in protecting NGOs bas...

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Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

Jeremy Corbyn has said Labour will invite parties to defeat the government and vote for Labour's manifesto in a "substantial amendment" to the Queen's speech, as well as suggesting the party woul...

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Theresa May 'Alone And Friendless' After Election Defeat, Says Former Aide

Although Conservatives still hold more seats than any other party, May now must work to build some form of a coalition government in parliament. Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , Mrs May's joint chie...

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Cink, Cabrera Bello among 3 leaders at St. Jude

Cink, Cabrera Bello among 3 leaders at St. Jude

He posted 1.837 in SG: Putting and 1.556 putts per GIR, the now leader in the latter with a cumulative 1.533. The Spaniard chipped in on successive holes on his way to a five-under-par 65 and a ...

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Theresa May 'all the way'

Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May called this election as a show of force in order to 'strengthen her hand' in the Brexit negotiations . May sought to frame the campaign around Brexit, b...

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Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Matthew Goodwin , 35, a professor of politics at the University of Kent , is the co-author of 'Brexit: Why Britain voted to leave the European Union' . On Friday morning, she said, much of the anx...

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Philippines' Duterte not aware of US support against Islamists in Marawi

Philippines' Duterte not aware of US support against Islamists in Marawi

Philippine troops have been battling the Maute group, which claims allegiance to the Islamic State , in Marawi for more than two weeks. Asked whether the assistance of the United States was made ...

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Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay

Saudi Arabia and its allies have tried to isolate Qatar over its alleged support of militant groups and ties to Iran. Qatar long has denied funding extremists. Qatar, a tiny nation of 2.5 million p...

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Singled out by Trump, Qatar hires former top law man to lobby

That law requires lobbyists for foreign clients to disclose information about their activities. As his top advisers sought to defuse an escalating crisis in the Middle East , President Donald Trump...

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Indian army says it has killed 6 insurgents in Kashmir

After the announcement, Pakistan is believed to have initiated heavy shelling along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's KG sector. The Northern Command spokesman told the media that 24 infiltration att...

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Jeremy Corbyn: "I can still be Prime Minister"

Mr Corbyn told the Sunday Mirror he would oppose the Queen's speech all the way. Mrs May has reached a "confidence and supply" agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). "May won't be a...

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Pentagon: 3 U.S. soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan

Pentagon: 3 U.S. soldiers killed, 1 wounded in Afghanistan

Omar Zawak, spokesman for the governor of Helmand, said the deaths occurred when a USA aircraft fired on Afghan police, the statement said. Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said the militants c...

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Theresa May ought to be alarmed - the DUP is flexing its muscles

Theresa May ought to be alarmed - the DUP is flexing its muscles

In an article for the Conservative Home website, Timothy conceded that the campaign had failed to communicate "Theresa's positive plan for the future", and to notice surging support for the opposition...

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Intelligence officials mum on talks with President Trump

Intelligence officials mum on talks with President Trump

Yet, he also told the panel that he has "never" felt pressured by the Trump administration to interfere in an investigation. Coats declined to comment about those interactions when asked by ...

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Theresa May's top advisers quit over election results

Theresa May is "alone" and "friendless" in Downing Street now her two top aides have resigned, a former adviser to the prime minister has said. This week's election left the Conservatives several...

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Donald Trump, Rex Tillerson strike very different tones on Qatar

The tiny, oil and gas-rich Qatar strongly denies supporting Islamist extremists. Tillerson also called on Qatar to be responsive to the concerns of its neighbours. The government of Qatar has hire...

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Lewis Hamilton: Ayrton Senna gift 'more special than trophies'

Speechless. I know that Ayrton was for many of you your favourite driver, and he was the same for me", a moved Hamilton said. So I am honoured to be honoured by that family. Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton ...

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