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North Korea releases jailed US student, Tillerson says

The college student was given a 15 year sentence of hard labour after stealing a propaganda poster. The American college student was arrested nearly 18 months ago during a trip to the reclusive nati...

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Sessions To Testify In Front Of Senate Intel Committee Tuesday

Sessions To Testify In Front Of Senate Intel Committee Tuesday

File image of Jeff Sessions . "I previously accepted an invitation to testify on behalf of the Department of Justice before the House and Senate Appropriations Subcommittees about the department's ...

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Otto Warmbier Was Just Freed From North Korea for a Tragic Reason

Warmbier, 23, was sentenced to a 15-year prison term for attempting to steal a propaganda poster in January 2016. Per WaPo, President Trump started efforts to evacuate Warmbier from the country once...

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Puerto Rico votes for statehood

Puerto Rico has been under U.S. control since the victory in the Spanish-American War of 1898. Three of the four political parties that participated in the elections of November 2016 called for a b...

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Trumps tweets that Comey's leaks will be 'far more prevalent'

Trumps tweets that Comey's leaks will be 'far more prevalent'

Comey denied doing so in an exchange during that hearing. Trump has been coy about whether any recordings exist of his private conversations with Comey, who was sacked by the president in May. Bush....

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Family says USA college student released by North Korea is in coma

Warmbier had been in a coma for more than a year, since shortly after his last public appearance: during his trial in Pyongyang in March, 2016 . The North Koreans later urgently requested anoth...

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Three French Citizens Confirmed Dead In London Attack

Italian news reports say the London Bridge attacker who had been stopped in Italy en route to Syria past year was subsequently listed in the European-wide intelligence-sharing system and was stopp...

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Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England

However, despite the French defender seeing red over the incident, goals from Samuel Umtiti , Djibril Sidibe and Ousmane Dembélé handed the hosts an entertaining victory. Southgate may not have mad...

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Macron Welcomes Theresa May At Elysee Palace

French organisers have also switched the order of the anthems which will see home fans sing "God Save the Queen" last. A minute's silence was impeccably observed by the crowd of nearly 80,000 prior ...

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Sessions says he didn't have private meetings with Russians

Sessions said it did not. Mr Sessions was revealed to have met the Russian ambassador twice a year ago, meetings that he did not indicate during the Senate confirmation hearing approving his appoi...

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Ghani Officially Opens Kabul Process Meeting

Ghani Officially Opens Kabul Process Meeting

But the violence of the past days and the outburst of public anger over security failures has ratcheted up tensions in the government, which has been under increasing strain over the past few months...

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Brexit minister says UK PM May is not a 'dead woman walking'

As that anniversary nears, the government's preparations for the looming Brexit talks - due to start on Monday - are in crisis. "Obviously there will be discussions in cabinet but he (Davis) also se...

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US, NK officials ahead of student's release

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the U.S.is pleased to have Warmbier back home. Mr Yun then met last week with the North Korean ambassador at the United Nations in NY, where he le...

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Key takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony

Key takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony

In his testimony on Tuesday, Sessions addressed media reports that he may have had a third previously undisclosed meeting with Kislyak at Washington's Mayflower Hotel a year ago. Cotton be...

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Putin asks US business to help restore normal dialog with Washington

One of the most vehement denials during the interview , however, came when Kelly asked about a slew of meetings between members of the Trump campaign and Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Serge...

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'I got us into this mess'

Instead, the election obliterated her political authority and the party is trying to secure the support of the 10 Democratic Unionist Party lawmakers to assure passage of May's program. Labour's une...

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Dennis Rodman on North Korea Trip: 'Just Trying to Open a Door'

Dennis Rodman on North Korea Trip: 'Just Trying to Open a Door'

At the time of his arrest, Warmbier had been on an organized New Year's tour in North Korea, a five-day stopover on his way to Hong Kong for a study-abroad trip. The last instruction the president lef...

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Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma

Parents of man released from North Korean prison say he's in coma

Joseph Yun, the USA envoy on North Korea, met with North Korean foreign ministry representatives in Norway last month, a White House official said . The State Department is continuing to discuss th...

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US Losing in Afghanistan, Defense Secretary Mattis Tells Congress

US Losing in Afghanistan, Defense Secretary Mattis Tells Congress

Testifying before the House Armed Services Committee , Mattis said Congress has "sidelined itself from its active constitutional oversight role" by failing to deliver a steady stream of funding to ...

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US Attorney General calls Russian Federation collusion accusation "detestable lie"

In another exchange with lawmakers, Sessions disputed Comey's testimony about a key discussion the two of them had in February, after the president met with Comey alone and privately suggested the F...

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Twins select SS Royce Lewis No. 1 overall

The 6-foot-1, 185-pound Lewis hit .377 with four homers and 25 stolen bases for JSerra Catholic High School . Was standout on USA Baseball's gold medal-winning Under-18 team at Pan American Champion...

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American held by North Korea is evacuated in a coma

She tells reporters, "we are grateful and thankful" for Warmbier's release, but says it is "too soon" to talk about dialogue between the USA and North Korea. And Yun was dispatched to North Korea and ...

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North Korea releases American student Otto Warmbier

Sullivan, said in a written statement Tuesday. Warmbier was flown out of North Korea on the same day that Dennis Rodman, the controversial former basketball star, arrived for his fifth visit in ...

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Britian's Theresa May to holds talks with DUP leader to secure deal

Seeking to avoid a second election that could deepen Britain's worst political turmoil since last June's shock vote to leave the EU, May edged closer to a deal to win the support of the Democratic ...

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Defiant May signals she will not compromise over hard Brexit

In negotiations with Mrs May and her team, the DUP delegation will also be acutely aware of the impact that any agreement may have on trade between Northern Ireland and the Republic, which is now th...

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USA student released in North Korea

North Koreans reportedly agreed to authorize the Swedish Embassy in Pyongyang to pay a consular visit to all four detainees, according to the State Department -- although it is unclear if they were...

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Let Judiciary panel take crack at close-mouthed Sessions — Blumenthal

Comey testified last week that he did not tell Sessions that Trump had asked him to drop a probe into National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation because he suspe...

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Trump Administration Negotiates Release of US Citizen Detained in North Korea

North Korea released an American detainee, Otto Warmbier , back to his family in the U.S. on Tuesday, but initial reports say he is in "bad shape" and has been in a coma for a year, CNN's Will R...

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DUP and Conservatives hold talks

Sinn Fein has warned such a move undermines powersharing talks in Northern Ireland and the party's seven MPs have flown to London where they will hold a briefing with reporters. Brexit negotiation...

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UVA student jailed by North Korea released for medical reasons

Warmbier's release comes at the request of President Donald Trump , who after being informed last week that Warmbier was in a coma, ordered that the US work to bring Warmbier back stateside. North Ko...

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Prime Minister Lee disappointed at statement issued by his sibilings

Prime Minister Lee disappointed at statement issued by his sibilings

He was quoted saying in the statement: "It is with a very heavy heart that I will leave Singapore for the foreseeable future.I have no desire to leave". The PM and his wife Ho Ching - CEO of Temasek H...

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North Korea frees US prisoner Otto Warmbier 'in a coma'

Otto Warmbier, a 22-year-old student from OH was released from prison, and is set to be home Tuesday night. Warmbier has been in prison for 17 months and, according to the Washington Post , is coming...

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What led to the SNP electoral quake?

What led to the SNP electoral quake?

But. this is our second best ever result , and we've won the election in Scotland. "If the Tories have genuinely in Scotland changed their view on Brexit then I'd be very pleased that that is the...

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Sessions Testifies About Russia Investigation

He vowed to defend his honour "against scurrilous and false allegations". Comey testified publicly last week the Federal Bureau of Investigation was aware of reasons it would be problematic for S...

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Dhawan, Kohli seal semi-final berth with commanding win

The Proteas lived up to their "Perennial Chokers" tag in a virtual quarter-final clash that turned out to be a thoroughly one-sided encounter. But they too bounced back, defeating top-ranked South A...

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Sessions Denies Collusion Allegations, Defends Involvement With Comey Ouster

But he denied meeting Kislyak a third time, at an April 27, 2016 reception for Trump at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington. "Mr. Comey said there were matters with respect to the recusal that were pr...

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Mattis: Afghanistan strategy coming in mid-July

Mattis: Afghanistan strategy coming in mid-July

The United States' " competitive advantage is eroding ", he said . Shannon said they also reaffirmed the important role China can play in worldwide efforts to convince Pyongyang the weapons program...

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Otto Warmbier: North Korea 'releases jailed US student'

North Korea released an American detainee, Otto Warmbier, back to his family in the United States on Tuesday, but initial reports say he is in "bad shape" and has been in a coma for a year, CNN's ...

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CT 2017: In-form England face Pakistan pace test in semis

However, in an attempt to book a spot in the final, Sarfraz will have one less thing to worry about courtesy young left-handed opener Fakhar Zaman's prolific form top of the order. Pakistan cricket ...

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South Korean military says suspected DPRK drone spies on THAAD site

The Seongju county is some 270 km south of the military demarcation line (MDL) that has divided the two Koreas since the three-year Korean War ended in armistice in 1953. This is first time since Sept...

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