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Donald Trump Increases Rhetoric Against NATO Allies at Brussels Summit

It was for me a very positive moment in our discussions". "First on the list, of course, is terrorism". "Even 2 percent of GDP is insufficient ..." President Trump has ordered the Justice Depart...

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Manchester terror attack: Two more suspects arrested

Manchester terror attack: Two more suspects arrested

The accompanying police statement said one of the last places he went to was a "city centre flat and from there he left to make his way to the Manchester Arena", where the attack took place. A huge ...

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Homeland chief fine with Kushner actions

Kelly continued to insist that any line of communication "to a country like Russian Federation is a good thing", but he said "using their equipment, you know, that. "I think we need to get to the bo...

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May's Conservatives maintain 14-point lead over Labour: ICM poll

A YouGov poll for The Sunday Times recording the lead as seven points - unchanged since Friday. Her comments come as a clutch of new polls have shown the Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as...

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European Union says Trump agrees that Brexit 'an incident, not a threat'

Trump does not acknowledge him. His top economic and national security advisers refused to answer questions about Kushner during a press briefing Saturday. Only five members meet the target: Britain,...

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Manchester Bombings: 14th suspect apprehended, Bombing Investigation Continues

Manchester Bombings: 14th suspect apprehended, Bombing Investigation Continues

The level had been raised to "critical" after Monday's deadly bombing that targeted crowds at the Ariana Grande show on May 22 killing 22 people mostly children and teenagers. "We are very happy w...

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Portadown murder victims 'devoted' to each other

Portadown murder victims 'devoted' to each other

A man in his forties was arrested less than a mile from the scene of the double murder and is being held in police custody for questioning. The Southern Health Trust said it had "no comment" to ma...

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Democrats use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

The budget office said older people with lower income would disproportionately lose coverage. But critics zeroed in on a bifurcated health-care system that the bill could create: Those who are sic...

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North Korea fires unidentified projectile, military in Seoul say

USA military monitors said the short-range missile flew for six minutes, while Japan said it fell into the country's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) - waters extending 200 nautical miles from its coast....

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Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

The Australian Government is appalled by the brutal attack on a group of Coptic Christians in Egypt on 26 May, killing many including children. The ongoing attacks have killed more than 100 and injure...

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US President Trump Characterizes G7 Summit in Italy as 'Tremendously Productive'

The position makes the United States the lone holdout on endorsing the agreement during the G7 summit in Italy. Mr Trump tweeted: "I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week!" Ger...

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Macron Explains Prolonged Handshake With Trump

The Associated Press confirmed Macron's remarks to the paper Le Journal du Dimanche . Macron called the handshake a "moment of truth ". "They shook hands for an extended period of time". Ne...

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Trump to decide on Paris accord next week

The Summit of G7 wealthy nations pitted our President Trump against the leaders of Germany, France, Britain, Italy, Canada and Japan on several issues, with European Union diplomats frustrated at hav...

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Graham: Withdrawing from Paris deal would be bad for GOP

In analyzing Trump's apparent decision to pull out of the agreement, Axios noted, "It also sends a stark and combative signal to the rest of the world that working with other nations on climate cha...

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More arrests in Manchester attack; U.K. remains on high alert

More arrests in Manchester attack; U.K. remains on high alert

Greater Manchester Police said a 19-year-old man had become the latest suspect detained over Monday's atrocity, which left 22 dead. His 22 victims included an eight-year-old girl, several teenag...

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Teen tearfully thanks men who saved her life on OR train

The attack unfolded hours before the start of Ramadan , Islam's holy month, when most of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims observe a daily religious fast. Ted Wheeler, the city's mayor, condemned t...

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Trump threatens prosecution over US leaks of Manchester probe

Prime Minister Theresa May also criticized the leak, which followed the naming of the main suspect by US media before British authorities. The two countries are members of the " Five Eyes " intellig...

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French crew in first America's Cup win, US beaten

The crash came after four-time Olympic gold medallist Ainslie slammed into Team New Zealand during practice racing last week, costing the Kiwi team valuable time on the water as they made repairs. " J...

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Manchester attack: United States paper leaks images of explosive device

Manchester attack: United States paper leaks images of explosive device

In the albums charts, Ed Sheeran has hit back to return to number one with Divide, making it 10 non-consecutive weeks at the summit. The government and police had no comment on the BBC report. The d...

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Awkward moment when Trump pushes a prime minister at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation conference

Seth A. Johnston, Ph.D., is a Major in the U.S. Army, recent assistant professor of worldwide relations at West Point, and author of How NATO Adapts: Strategy and Organization in the Atlantic Allian...

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Korea fires 'Scud-type' ballistic missile

North Korea has continued to ignore a United Nations resolution in banning all nuclear and missile activity and instead has increased the number of tests in recent months. South Korea and Japan imme...

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Trump Claims Money 'Beginning to Pour in' From NATO Allies

Trade was a big topic, with Cohn saying the United States' guiding principle will be "we will treat you the way you treat us", suggesting that retaliatory tariffs could be imposed. The deployment of U...

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Sri Lanka floods: Death toll rises to 164, 111 still missing

The 40 tonnes of relief materials on board INS Shardul included rice, atta (flour), dal, sugar, bed sheets, blankets, durries, rain coats, milk, biscuits, etc. INS Kirch Saturday diverted to Colombo t...

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Sturgeon: Victory for SNP will force indyref2 rethink

But the Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson appeared to rule out any climbdown before the next Scottish election in 2021, saying she did not expect indyref2 to happen "anytime soon". "We've...

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United Kingdom police arrest 14th person in connection with Manchester attack

United Kingdom police arrest 14th person in connection with Manchester attack

The police have appealed to anybody with information about Abedi from May 18 to contact them. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira). Marathon runners pay respect at flower tributes in St Ann's square, before the G...

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Ariana Grande wants to hold benefit concert in Manchester

Ariana Grande wants to hold benefit concert in Manchester

Authorities in the United Kingdom investigating the attack are holding nine people, ages 18-44. Prime Minister Theresa May had warned the "special relationship" could be harmed by the repeated...

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Cannes: Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix and Diane Kruger win top honors

The victor and other awards will be announced at a ceremony after 1700 GMT. Sofia Coppola became only the second woman to win the prize for best director for her film The Beguiled , starring N...

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Trump discusses peace without calling for a Palestinian state

I intend to do everything I can to help them achieve that goal. Administration officials claim the agreement - worth $110 billion over the next decade - is the biggest single arms deal in American h...

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United Nations condemns North Korea missile test

United Nations condemns North Korea missile test

North Korea boasted early Monday that the latest launch was personally supervised by leader Kim Jong Un . North Korea launched a missile test on Sunday 14th May which they claim is capable of c...

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Trump expresses commitment to peace in West Asia

Trump expresses commitment to peace in West Asia

Daniel Estrin is Jerusalem correspondent for NPR News . The White House had some explaining to do after President Donald Trump's speech Sunday. TAMARA KEITH, BYLINE: President Trump motorc...

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Trump says Jared Kushner is 'doing a great job'

Mr Trump had earlier taken to Twitter to vent his frustrations with the "fake news media". "Hard work but big results", he said as he slammed the USA media for using leaks against him. Nonetheless, Le...

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Korean missile lands in Sea of Japan

North Korea is still thought to be several years away from its goal of being able to target USA mainland cities with a nuclear ICBM, but each new test puts it closer to success. It landed in Japan's ...

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North Korea fires off 'unidentified projectile — South Korea military

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who just returned from a G7 meeting in Italy, told reporters that "North Korea's provocation by ignoring repeated warnings from the global society is absolutely una...

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Police make 14th arrest over Manchester bombing as probe goes 'full tilt'

Police say that 1,000 people are working on the investigation, trying to track down bomber Salman Abedi's accomplices and piece together his movements in the days before the attack. Photos showed an a...

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To many, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

To many, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

John Logan ordered flowers placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery. When Memorial Day shows up on our calendars, most folks tend to think about the star...

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Trump Reportedly Told Close Associates U.S. Will Leave Paris Climate Agreement

After the meeting ended Saturday, Trump tweeted, "I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week!" Late Saturday, US President Donald Trump has told "Confidants", including the he...

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North Korea test fires short-range ballistic missile

The missile reached an altitude of 120 km (75 miles), Roh said. Despite Trump's strident warnings, James Mattis, the United States secretary of defence, said in an interview that aired on Sunday b...

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Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

The defending champion returns to the French Open after a mixed start to the season. Djokovic recently split with long-time coach Marian Vajda and also ended a three-year relationship with six-t...

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United Kingdom eases terror threat level from 'critical' to 'severe'

United Kingdom eases terror threat level from 'critical' to 'severe'

A shopkeeper said he hid up to six terrified passengers in the back of his Spar store on Oxford Road while armed police and uniformed officers attended the scene. "We thought he must have been a drug ...

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Leaked Gupta emails reveal links to state capture

Leaked Gupta emails reveal links to state capture

Maimane said the request would require a debate in the National Assembly, where the opposition hoped that ANC MPs would "put South Africa first" and support setting up such the committee. The DA's dec...

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