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LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

Standing around 6'5 with a 6'10 wingspan and a strong 212 frame, Thornwell has the versatility needed to become a lockdown defender capable of guarding multiple positions. He concluded his career in t...

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Trump decries 'brutal' North Korea as student dies

Trump decries 'brutal' North Korea as student dies

She finds some peace knowing he made it back to OH before he died Monday . US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had spoken with Warmbier's family and praised them as "incredible". "...

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Trump Impeachment: Robert Mueller's Firing Would Immediately Launch Impeachment Process, Democrats Warn

On Sunday, Jay Sekulow became a well-known name when he went on TV to talk about reports of President Trump being under investigation by the Justice Department for firing FBI director James Co...

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Trump admits he does not have any Comey recordings

His May 12 threat set off a damaging chain of events. When Mr Trump then pressed for "honest loyalty", Mr Comey told him, "You will have that", the associates said . Warner is the top Democrat on...

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'I Did Not Make, And Do Not Have' Recordings Of Comey

Following the latest off-camera White House press briefing on Thursday, Jake Tapper sounded off on what he deems a lack of transparency from President Donald Trump's administration. Trump: Okay. D...

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Death toll in London's Grenfell tower fire rises to 79, says police

Death toll in London's Grenfell tower fire rises to 79, says police

Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Sunday (local time) that residents whose homes were destroyed would receive a £5,500 Government payout later this week and pledged £5 million through an ...

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Differing views from DUP and SF on talks progress

The military covenant was introduced in Britain in 2000 and is a United Kingdom government promise to look after former members of the armed forces and their families. The late deputy first minister, ...

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France's Parliament Now Has More Women than Ever

France's Parliament Now Has More Women than Ever

Macron, France's youngest-ever president at 39, asked close ally Richard Ferrand, who is embroiled in a conflict of interest scandal, to leave his cabinet and seek the leadership of the ruling Repu...

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Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

What's more, Democrats are now 0-4 in their attempt to snatch a seat in special elections held in GOP districts since Trump took the oath of office. Bush - she even wished for him to be back in t...

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Israel begins work on new West Bank settlement

Israel begins work on new West Bank settlement

While Israel has continued to expand existing settlement blocs, no new settlements have been built since the 1993 Oslo peace accords, which were meant to lay the framework for a future two-state solut...

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President polls: RJD to question JD (U) over extending support to Centre

BJP President Amit Shah will also be present when Kovind files his papers, as will the Telangana and Tamil Nadu chief ministers, two leaders from non-NDA parties supporting Kovind, sources in the s...

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Ousted South Korean president's confidante Choi Soon-sil sentenc

Ousted South Korean president's confidante Choi Soon-sil sentenc

The sentence is the first to be handed to Choi in connection with the corruption scandal, in which she and Park are also accused of colluding to extort money from top South Korean companies. Prosecuto...

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Angela Merkel says UK offer on EU citizens 'a good start'

Angela Merkel says UK offer on EU citizens 'a good start'

European Council president Donald Tusk laid out the timetable during a summit of EU nation leaders on Thursday. May also promised to cut the burdensome bureaucracy such paperwork can involve, the ...

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And you thought Republicans' health care bill couldn't get worse

Earlier in his response to the Senate bill's introduction to the public, Obama admitted that repealing the Affordable Care Act has become a "core tenet of the Republican party". Sen. Rand Paul ...

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Qatar vows no surrender in Gulf crisis

Qatar vows no surrender in Gulf crisis

Trump said he had helped to plan the move against Qatar, although a senior administration official told Reuters this week that Washington had no indication from the Saudis or Emiratis during the v...

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Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Police chief of Pigcawayan, Realan Mamon , has confirmed that there is a hostage situation in the school, said reports. "They're the ones who ran and got trapped in the gunbattle and then were take...

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Susan Collins Questions Senate TrumpCare's Cuts To Medicaid

And key votes such as Sens. Susan Collins (ME), Dean Heller (NV), Lisa Murkowski (AK), and Shelley Moore Capito (WV) - who have all been noncommittal on the bill so far. They say in a statement that...

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June 26 is a public holiday - Interior Ministry

June 26 is a public holiday - Interior Ministry

It also signifies the start of the ninth month of the Muslim calendar, Shawwal . The Qatar Met department has issued a weather forecast summary for the Eid al-Fitr holiday period. It ends on Sunda...

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FBI Investigating Flint Airport Attack As Terrorism

Luciano Piazza, the building's owner and Ftouhi's landlord, said Ftouhi moved into the apartment with his wife and children five years ago. Michigan State Police confirmed the condition of the on-...

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Trump disputes former FBI director Comey's claims

The recording issue first came up when he tweeted about potential tapes after he terminated Comey. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Romanian President Klaus Werner Io...

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Reds edge closer to Salah deal

Reds edge closer to Salah deal

The 25-year-old has been a long-term target for the club, with interest revived after Liverpool's pursuit of Germany worldwide Julian Brandt fell through. News, sourced from the Roma end, that the...

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BIFF takes civilian hostages after Pigcawayan attack

BIFF takes civilian hostages after Pigcawayan attack

The Philippine government's response to the Pigcawayan attack should not place students and school administrators at unnecessary risk. "We protected them from the bullets from army". Police and mili...

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A look at special counsel Robert Mueller's team of lawyers

A look at special counsel Robert Mueller's team of lawyers

President Trump's legal team and his defenders are taking an aggressive defensive stance, now that Special Counsel Bob Mueller has announced an initial hiring of 12 attorneys, some of whom appear t...

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Student detained in North Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

Like past presidents, Trump is finding the USA has limited scope for punishing North Korea, particularly over the arrest of US citizens. Kye, undoubtedly prepped by Pyongyang, seemed intent on dri...

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Bogota mall blast: French woman dead, several hurt

French ambassador to Colombia Gautier Mignot confirmed the death of the 23-year-old and told a Bogota radio station that "the young woman was apparently in the company of her mother". "In the face o...

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Ruling AIADMK faction extends support to Kovind

Sena, known for its unpredictability, backed the UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee in the 2012 presidential polls against the NDA's P A Sangma. "If the name of Kovind is being put forward with a view t...

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North Korea tests rocket engine

What doesn't go toward yachts, ski clubs and cars goes, of course, to North Korea's nuclear weapons pursuit , a project the regime has doggedly pursued despite pressure from the West to cease all nuc...

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Donald Trump : China's efforts on N Korea not worked out

Medical records have been reviewed and his condition was discussed extensively by treating physicians at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, where he was hospitalized after his June 13 return...

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German FM calls Helmut Kohl a 'great European'

German FM calls Helmut Kohl a 'great European'

In early 2001, Mr. Kohl paid a fine of more than $100,000 to end a criminal case against him and left Parliament the next year. Kohl, 87, died Friday at his home in Ludwigshafen, Germany. Kohl had a...

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Brussels station attacker was Moroccan, 'known to police'

Brussels station attacker was Moroccan, 'known to police'

Officers believe the man was wearing an explosive belt and a witness at Brussels Central station reportedly heard the man call out " Allahu Akbar " - "God is great" in Arabic - before the blast, AzV...

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Korea is in a state of unresponsive wakefulness, doctors say

Korea is in a state of unresponsive wakefulness, doctors say

The Republican congressman says he wants to make sure the Treasury Department does not issue licenses for tourism to North Korea . Based on those images , doctors estimate the brain injury likely oc...

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Trump Comes Clean About Comey 'Tapes'

During his hearing, Comey said the implication of a threat from Trump was the reason he shared information about notes he took during conversations with him. The Democratic Party of the United Sta...

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American student Otto Warmbier released by North Korea

Rodman said the issue of several Americans currently detained by North Korea is "not my objective right now", suggesting he was not involved with the release of Warmbier, a University of Virgini...

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Mob lynches person after catching him clicking pictures

He was reportedly clicking pictures of people while they were coming out of the mosque. "The official was killed by the mob while he was performing his duties". The police said the mob attacked him af...

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INEC Receives Signatures Asking For Recall Of Dino Melaye From Senate

INEC Receives Signatures Asking For Recall Of Dino Melaye From Senate

He's accused Governor Bello and Seator Smart Adeyemi of the PDP for being responsible for his travails, and he now has it all to do after his constituents scaled this major hurdle in their attempt to ...

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Sikkim CM supports Gorkhaland demand

Sikkim CM supports Gorkhaland demand

Visitors and commuters were seen stranded at bus stands for hours as the indefinite shutdown called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) continued in Darjeeling on Thursday morning. " Darjeeling is bu...

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Student detained in N Korea is mourned at hometown funeral

He handles North Korean issues for the Department of State and met with North Korean officials in Norway and NY about Warmbier's release. His cause of death remains unknown. American concern is grow...

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Taliban storm Afghan police compound, kill 5 police

Robert Purtiman, a spokesman for the USA -led mission in Afghanistan , said there were no US or North Atlantic Treaty Organisation fatalities. The increase in insider attacks in recent months has a...

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Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

Ivanka Trump visits Capitol to talk family tax policies

Deb Fischer of Nebraska, Sen. " She's expressed a strong interest in many different elements that I think comprise a pro-family tax reform". That's what the First Daughter said late Tuesday af...

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Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window

Huge stuffed cow saves 2-year-old boy after fall out window

Quateri said the incident was the first of its kind in his 25-year career, although Kyes said a child falling out of a window is not uncommon. The boy sustained some abrasions and a laceration on hi...

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