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Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate intelligence committee

He also has vented frustration to aides on Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, a decision that led to Rosenstein's appointment of a special counsel, Rob...

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Health care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'

Health care dropouts sign that Democrats 'gave up'

The exchanges are the only way customers can get subsidies or tax credits to help cover the premium. President Trump on Tuesday blasted Democrats for failing to help replace Obamacare, saying th...

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Reports of secret Tory and Labour talks to achieve softer Brexit

May left Downing Street without responding to reporters' questions on whether an agreement had been reached with the DUP, which is needed to help the Conservatives command the majority they lost in la...

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AG Sessions In Hot Seat Before Senate Panel

The attorney general also said he has never been briefed on the Russian Federation investigation. Mr Sessions is likely to be questioned over the truthfulness of his answers in January. Democratic...

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Turkish leader slams Arab countries over Qatar

Addressing lawmakers of the ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Erdogan said "depriving Qatari people from food and water, travel, or worship is inhumane, non-Islamic". " Qatar is not the...

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President Trump Asserts Comey Testimony Totally Vindicated Him

In his testimony to Congress on Thursday, Mr Comey laid bare on Capitol Hill months of distrust of the president , asserting that Mr Trump had fired him to interfere with the probe of Russia's ...

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Time for Sessions to face questions

Time for Sessions to face questions

Some of the questions likely to be posed to Sessions will focus on his meetings with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the campaign. They also want him to explain his role in the firing of C...

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May to meet Northern Irish 'kingmakers', seeks to avoid second election

The DUP leader Arlene Foster is due to meet Ms May this week for discussions. After losing her majority in Parliament, the Prime Minister might be more open to a softer Brexit and toning down th...

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2 guards killed by inmates during bus transport in Georgia

Billue, 58, joined the department in 2007 and accepted a position as a transporter in 2013. A Georgia sheriff says authorities are "desperately seeking" two inmates who escaped after allegedly killi...

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Divided House panel approves new subpoenas in Russian Federation investigation

On Capitol Hill, a rift continued between Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., the chairman of the House intelligence committee , and Democrats on the panel. Earlier this month, Flynn rejected a subpoena fr...

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Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat

Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat

Gazans now receive only between three and four hours of electricity a day, delivered from the territory's own power station and others in Israel and Egypt . At the moment, Israel plans to acquiesce t...

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Toronto man wanted for 2nd-degree murder, sexual assault

Toronto man wanted for 2nd-degree murder, sexual assault

Edmond Clovis was found gravely injured outside a house on Thunder Bay's south side shortly before 5 p.m. on May 22. According to a news release from the Toronto Police Service. Members of the publi...

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Paris climate agreement was bad for our country

Paris climate agreement was bad for our country

David Ige's office announced Tuesday. A statement released Monday by the group " We Are Still In ", says Trump's decision to opt out "undermines a key pillar in the fight against climate change ...

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Bayern Munich inform Juventus about Douglas Costa price

Bayern Munich inform Juventus about Douglas Costa price

Costa, who is known for his ball control and mazy runs up the wing, is reported to be looking for a way out of Bayern after a frustrating season under Carlo Ancelotti. The German side are hoping to br...

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Two shootings in Surrey just after midnight on Tuesday are linked

Two shootings in Surrey just after midnight on Tuesday are linked

No injuries were reported in either incident. Surrey RCMP's Serious Crimes Unit is leading this investigation. People at the scene indicated a few people were taken away in handcuffs and a Honda...

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Golden State Warriors Destroy Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors Destroy Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Finals

The "Slim Reaper" has impressive career averages of 27.2 points per game, 8.3 rebounds per game and 4.8 assists per game. Golden State already looked the part of a dynasty in the making after back...

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Truck carrying toxic substance rolls over, forcing QEW closure in St. Catharines

Truck carrying toxic substance rolls over, forcing QEW closure in St. Catharines

Catharines. The transport truck spilled phosphine, a flammable and toxic substance that is unsafe when inhaled, when it rolled onto a guardrail on the QEW just west of Martindale Rd. The rollover in...

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Vancouver firefighters call two deaths in apartment 'sudden and suspicious'

Vancouver firefighters call two deaths in apartment 'sudden and suspicious'

The deaths may be investigated by police or deemed accidental and handed over to the coroner, he said. Firefighters have taken the lead on the hazmat situation while Vancouver police are leading t...

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Tory talks with the DUP are 'going well' so far

Tory talks with the DUP are 'going well' so far

Former U.K. Prime Minister John Major joined a growing chorus of voices telling Theresa May she doesn't have a mandate to pursue the hard Brexit she was planning after a disastrous election left t...

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Trump may sack special counsel in Russian Federation inquiry, says friend

Ruddy, who met with undisclosed officials at the White House on Monday, also said his own sources indicated Trump was considering having Mueller removed. It wasn't clear whether Ruddy, who speaks with...

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Man arrested after Melbourne CBD crashes

Man arrested after Melbourne CBD crashes

The driver allegedly then rammed into the front of an ANZ bank 50 metres further up Swanston Street before driving down the footpath to Collins Street. It's understood the man fled his auto, running o...

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Team, local officials set Penguins victory parade Wednesday

Neither team scored until former Predator Patric Hornqvist beat Pekka Rinne from a bad angle with 1:35 remaining. The Penguins thrilling 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators on Sunday night m...

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NSA leak suspect's family: Trump will 'make an example' of her

The charge, willful retention and transmission of national defense information, could bring victor up to 10 years in prison. The government claims that victor downloaded and printed a top-secret NSA...

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Tillerson: North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

At the same time, his trips have also faced ridicule and criticism from some US politicians and activists who view them as fodder for North Korean propaganda. The University of Virginia student from s...

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Notre Dame Cathedral: Man attacks officer with hammer, police say

France is still under a state of emergency imposed after the deadly November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris . Hundreds of people were in the cathedral when the incident unfolded. American touris...

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Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ:XLRN) Loses

Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ:XLRN) Loses "Outperform" Rating

XLRN has a float of 32.76 million shares and traded below the normal daily trading volume on Monday. As of writing, Acceleron Pharma Inc .'s RSI stands at 55.80. Aberdeen Asset Mgmt Pcl Uk owns 31,3...

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UK's May cracks joke about election disaster

May-led Conservative Party failed to secure majority in the recently concluded snap election in United Kingdom, as they are short of eight seats to from the government. The prime minister's talks wi...

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May meets Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

May meets Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

The Democratic Unionist Party delegation will discuss the party's involvement in a potential confidence and supply arrangement in Downing Street following last week's United Kingdom general election...

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Nicola Sturgeon seeks cross-party 'four nation' approach to Brexit talks

He repeated calls for the SNP to "drop indyref2 " in the wake of the party losing 21 Westminster seats, including those of former first minister Alex Salmond and SNP deputy leader Angus Robertson. ...

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United Kingdom election result leaves Theresa May without Parliament majority, grasping for coalition

The Conservatives, despite being the biggest party, failed to gain an overall majority, and now require the support of the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party in order to be able to form a gov...

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Leo Varadkar: Election outcome an opportunity for Republic

Leo Varadkar: Election outcome an opportunity for Republic

Mr Varadkar said: "Simon and I will work together to guide the participation by Fine Gael in the Government, and reform and modernise the Fine Gael party in the years ahead". Mr Varadkar, who will bec...

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Top 100 Texas Commit DE Ron Tatum Flips To Oklahoma

Top 100 Texas Commit DE Ron Tatum Flips To Oklahoma

The Oklahoma Sooners have given the Texas Longhorns a taste of their own medicine, flipping a top recruit. Naturally, the Sooners stayed on Tatum, and even with the change in leadership in Norma...

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Bloomberg offers $15M to cover US Paris Accord costs

Bloomberg offers $15M to cover US Paris Accord costs

If the United States withdraws support for clean industries and lowers environmental standards, some analysts expect a shift in technological leadership and investment away from the United States and ...

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Schiff: The White House Is 'Afraid' of Mueller

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Mueller as special counsel, told senators on Tuesday that he doesn't see any problems with the political donations from some members of Mueller'...

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Trump says James Comey's testimony about Mike Flynn's probe is not true

Trump says James Comey's testimony about Mike Flynn's probe is not true

The first lady tweeted the news on Sunday evening after she arrived at the White House with Trump and their 11-year-old son, Barron. Donald Trump Jr. Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, who said in a s...

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Don't waste time, EU Brexit chief tells Britain

Mrs May, who will address MPs after the Speaker's election, left for the Commons without answering reporters questions about how negotiations were progressing. "You could argue that with the governmen...

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MP farmers' stir: CM Shivraj breaks his indefinite fast on second day

MP farmers' stir: CM Shivraj breaks his indefinite fast on second day

Breaking his fast after 28 hours, CM Chouhan assured the farmers that their demands will be taken into consideration and acted upon, although he did not give any statements regarding farmers' loan w...

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Saudi official says security officer killed, 2 wounded

Saudi official says security officer killed, 2 wounded

The dead soldier has been identified as Major Tariq Al-Allaqi. Saudi Arabia's Shia-majority eastern region, especially the provinces of Qatif and Dammam, has recently seen a spate of attacks on loca...

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Otto Warmbier, American Student Released by North Korea, Is In a Coma

Warmbier's release came after flamboyant former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman arrived in Pyongyang, having told journalists that US President Donald Trump would be happy wi...

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Sessions to face sharp questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

Sessions to face sharp questions on Trump, Russia, Comey

We're keeping it brief this a.m.to bring you another special edition of Navigating Trump's America following Jeff Sessions' testimony on the Hill later today . "The president then excused him, sa...

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