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Isolated over charges of terrorism, Qatar hires John Ashcroft to fight accusations

On Sunday, Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al Khaled Al Sabah said in a statement that Qatar is "willing to hold a dialogue" to end the crisis and that unity among Gulf nations remains "paramoun...

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Uber business chief Emil Michael may leave company as early as Monday

Now he may be Uber's biggest headache. The upcoming board meeting comes at a bad moment of personal tragedy for Kalanick - last month, his mother was killed in a boating accident, which also left hi...

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Donald Trump Meets With Romanian President Klaus Iohannis

Did Comey believe the president was trying to obstruct justice with that comment? "Well, I didn't say that ". NBC News reported on Thursday that Kushner was expected to meet with staff members ...

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Mastermind Behind ISIS Attack in Tehran Has Been Killed, Iran Says

Mastermind Behind ISIS Attack in Tehran Has Been Killed, Iran Says

The White House released a statement from Trump condemning the terrorist attacks in Tehran and offering condolences, but also implying that Iran is itself a sponsor of terrorism. Iranian Foreign Min...

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UK Conservative party strikes deal with minor party, DUP

LONDON , June 11 British Prime Minister Theresa May faced negotiations with a small Northern Irish party to maintain her power after her Conservative Party lost its parliamentary majority in a cat...

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Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

That result has obliged a thrashed Tory party, now without an overall majority, to form a working relationship - effectively an alliance - with the Democratic Unionist Party or DUP . He gained gr...

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Moscow and Tehran call for resolving Qatar crisis through dialogue

In addition to the humanitarian and military effects, Tillerson said the blockade is affecting US and worldwide companies' abilities to operate in the region. "While current operations from Al Ude...

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USA secretary of state calls for easing of Qatar blockade

On June 5, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. Turkey has offered to provide food and medicine to hel...

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Boris Johnson denies plot to topple May after United Kingdom election

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple May after United Kingdom election

You can tell he matters, because as I told you yesterday he has been sent to Belfast to negotiate a deal with the DUP to prop up Theresa May's minority government. The DUP is a socially conserva...

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DUP: 'Positive' talks to continue next week

The pair formed part of May's small inner circle and were blamed by many Conservatives for the party's lackluster campaign and unpopular election platform. Among Tory MPs there was fury at the way a...

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How Draymond Green Helped Make Kevin Durant's Move to Golden State Happen

Are the 2017 Warriors the greatest team ever? But as Golden State inches closer to a ideal 16-0 postseason record, putting this team in its proper historical perspective is becoming more and...

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Draghi's Dilemma: ECB Holds Regular Policy Meeting

The central bank maintains that it has the flexibility to alter the QE program "in terms of size and/or duration", if the outlook becomes less favorable. Policymakers meeting in Estonian capital Talli...

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Donald Trump Jr. appears to contradict father's account of private Comey meeting

Donald Trump Jr. appears to contradict father's account of private Comey meeting

Said attorney Marc Kasowitz in a statement following Comey's under-oath Senate testimony, "T$3 he President never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. "Hey, I hope this happens, but y...

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Cavaliers need greater than greatest rally now

Cavaliers need greater than greatest rally now

Combine that with last year's 73-win season, and a second title in three years - which could have easily been three consecutive championships - and foundation of the case has been made. Klay Thompson ...

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Latest Stocks: Aviva plc (AV) Given "Buy" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG

The SI to Shoe Carnival Incorporated's float is 5.35%. The rating was maintained by N+1 Singer on Thursday, June 8 with "Hold". There are now 908,305,540 shares in issue with the average daily volume ...

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Merkel will 'defend interests' of European Union states in Brexit talks

However, she added the EU countries would be "asserting the interests of the 27 member states that will make up the European Union in future" during negotiations. May's gamble in calling an early elec...

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Britain's May seeks deal with N. Ireland party

Britain's May seeks deal with N. Ireland party

The reversal by May's office adds a further layer of confusion to an already embattled administration that gambled and lost by calling a general election that wiped out its majority, leaving it depe...

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Oil prices increase amidst production cut, tensions in Middle East

Oil prices increase amidst production cut, tensions in Middle East

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude had dropped 18 cents, or 0.2 per cent, to US$47.21 per barrel. But stubbornly high fossil fuel inventories - which have been maintained worldwide, but are most...

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London Bridge attack: Images released of terrorists' fake explosive belts

London Bridge attack: Images released of terrorists' fake explosive belts

The belts, created to look like real explosives, consisted of three disposable water bottles covered in masking tape that were then attached to the belt. Large trucks have been used in past ramming at...

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Climate change rift raises temperature for G7 meet in Bologna

Reilly, who led the EPA under President George H.W. Bush and is chairman emeritus of the World Wildlife Fund. "Today's decision by the Trump administration is shameful, and it fails to recognize the...

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges swift Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

With key Brexit talks due to begin on June 19, the UK's negotiating position has been hugely weakened, emboldening pro-Remain campaigners who are already pushing for a "soft" Brexit. BRUSSELS (AP) —...

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Londoners urged to enjoy city week after attack

Londoners urged to enjoy city week after attack

The London attack follows the May 22 suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena by Salman Abedi - killing 22 people including children - who was also known to British intelligence services. Much atte...

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Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

Defence minister Fallon says government views on Brexit haven't changed

The so called supply and confidence deal, aimed at keeping Prime Minister Theresa May in power at 10 Downing Street , came under immediate attack. However, Corbyn remains hopeful for another e...

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Theresa May Will Quit If Conservatives Lose Majority, Source Tells LBC

Theresa May Will Quit If Conservatives Lose Majority, Source Tells LBC

MARTIN: But she is talking to a party out in Northern Ireland called the Democratic Unionists in an effort to form a coalition that would allow her to govern. Instead, the result has sown confusio...

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Sterling stunned by United Kingdom election shock, stocks wait for more results

Britain's best-selling Sun newspaper said senior members of her party had vowed to get rid of May, but would wait at least six months because they were anxious that a leadership contest now could prop...

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(IBM) Shares now unchanged at $152.10 IBM Wins VMware 2016 Global Partner…

(IBM) Shares now unchanged at $152.10 IBM Wins VMware 2016 Global Partner…

Corporate insiders own 0.08% of the company's stock. About 231,392 shares traded. Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG) has risen 11.11% since June 9, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:IBM). Strategy Asset Manager...

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European stocks rise after United Kingdom vote as pound boosts FTSE 100

European stocks rise after United Kingdom vote as pound boosts FTSE 100

When May called the election in April, she did so with the Conservatives riding high in the polls, and the pound had surged on expectations that a big majority for the Conservatives would allow her ...

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8 suspected of backing Tehran attacks held

That ISIS is the world's biggest terrorist organization, and that Iran has been heavily supporting both Iraq and Syria in fighting ISIS, doesn't fit into Trump's narrative, and the fact that ISIS ju...

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Police Release Images Of London Attacker's Fake Explosive Belts

Police Release Images Of London Attacker's Fake Explosive Belts

Three 12-inch pink ceramic kitchen knives were found with tape around the handles and leather straps attached to them to keep the weapons on the attackers' wrists. He is the 19th person arrested in ...

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Qatar Petroleum says business as usual despite diplomatic rift

President Donald Trump and its Arab neighbours that it supports terrorism. Qatar's three neighbors have also halted sea, land and air transportation with the small kingdom, effectively imposing a ...

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India vs South Africa Prediction: Odds Favoring Proteas to Reach Semis

Regarding his own form, the 33-year-old - who has scored 24 ODI centuries - admits he had not scored enough runs in this tournament but added: "I'm still in good form, still hitting the ball well and ...

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Jeremy Corbyn: I can 'absolutely' still be Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn: I can 'absolutely' still be Prime Minister

May's authority over her party was shattered by the election result. But the senior Conservatives members, although very much against May's sustained rule, are of the opinion that it might lead to the...

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Anger builds up among Tories over DUP deal

Anger builds up among Tories over DUP deal

What this means is MPs having to hang around the Palace of Westminster at all hours just in case there are unexpected votes. The DUP's support would allow Theresa May's minority government to ...

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U.S. leaving Paris accord will harm its global influence — United Nations leader

U.S. leaving Paris accord will harm its global influence — United Nations leader

Trump announced in a tweet Saturday that he would make his "final decision" this week on whether or not to keep the U.S.in the landmark accord in which nations agreed to work toward curbing greenhou...

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Polls close in Northern Ireland with first results predicted at 1am

Polls close in Northern Ireland with first results predicted at 1am

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said she has received assurances from the Prime Minister over gay rights should the Tories do a deal with Democratic Unionist Party . A BBC projection put...

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Lewandowski calls Comey 'part of the deep state'

It is unclear what, if anything, Rosenstein did in response to Comey. And when Sessions wrote a letter that Trump used to justify firing the F.B.I. director, was he, as Senator Ron Wyden, of OR, ask...

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Russian official mocks James Comey testimony

In his first congressional appearance since being abruptly fired by Trump last month, Comey detailed months of distrust of the president and bluntly asserted that Trump had fired him to interfere wi...

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Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization

Trump calls for 'quicker, safer' air-traffic control in bid for privatization

On Wednesday, Trump will visit Cincinnati for a planned speech on the need to upgrade the system of inland waterways, dams, locks and ports critical for shipping farm products. Democrats have largely ...

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London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck, police say

London attackers had Molotov cocktails, tried to hire truck, police say

Pakistani-born British citizen Khuram Butt attempted to hire a 7.5 tonne lorry hours before the June 3 attack, although the group used a B&Q van loaded with bags of gravel instead. Police yesterday al...

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EPS for Uranium Participation Corp (U) Expected At $0.00

The SI to Uranium Energy Corporation's float is 11.92%. About shares traded. Uranium Energy Corp . Wall Street await Uranium Participation Corp (TSE:U) to release earnings on June, 20. Cowen & Co m...

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