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Theresa May finalises cabinet amid minority government talks

Theresa May finalises cabinet amid minority government talks

Jeremy Corbyn may get his chance to be Prime Minister but a week, as they say, is a long time in politics, and right now anything could happen. That assumption was thrown out with the bathwater...

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Hot, hot, hot! Highs push into the 90s for most Sunday

Hot, hot, hot! Highs push into the 90s for most Sunday

On Tuesday , temperatures will increase slightly as projected highs are expected to be in the mid-90s with a slight chance of thunder storms. South winds will also remain quite strong, with some gust...

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Reports Claim Kellyanne Conway Slammed West Wing Colleagues

Reports Claim Kellyanne Conway Slammed West Wing Colleagues

The report states that Conway was talking to the reporters about her West Wing co-workers, as well as White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus , Trump's order on what to say about former Federal...

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Dez Bryant recruits Darrelle Revis to the Cowboys via Twitter

Dez Bryant recruits Darrelle Revis to the Cowboys via Twitter

Dez Bryant tweeted to free agent cornerback Darrelle Revis on Saturday, inviting him to join the Cowboys. Safeties Barry Church and J.J. Wilcox signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tampa Bay B...

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Did the Trump Organization Make Money From Eric Trump's Cancer Charity?

Did the Trump Organization Make Money From Eric Trump's Cancer Charity?

Sitting down for an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity , Eric Trump immediately tore into Democrats. "They were wearing two hats", says Langan, the former director of golf, who says he sat in ...

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Comey Knew No Wrongdoing by Attorney Lynch in Clinton Tarmac Meeting

Comey Knew No Wrongdoing by Attorney Lynch in Clinton Tarmac Meeting

In his opening monologue tonight, Tucker Carlson reacted to former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Pelosi made the comment during a press conference,...

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Sinkhole swallows vehicle in Ocala

Sinkhole swallows vehicle in Ocala

The sinkhole is about 20 feet by 20 feet and just as deep, firefighters said. Fire officials say the driver was still inside the auto when the hole started opening up, but was able to get out safely...

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Draymond Green on Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5

Draymond Green on Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5

While the Cavs force their stars in Kyrie and LeBron to aggression out of necessity, the Warriors do not. We just kept our composure. But as impressive as their last two showings have been, an...

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Church bus crashes near Atlanta, killing 1

Church bus crashes near Atlanta, killing 1

The crash killed one of the teenage passengers, Sarah Harmening . This is aerial footage of the scene in south Fulton County. The crew of the Fulton Country Fire Chief Larry Few rescued another...

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Concerns increase about John McCain's health after Comey hearing

Concerns increase about John McCain's health after Comey hearing

It's hard to say, but McCain seemed to be trying to blunt the effect of Comey's testimony about Trump. Other than McCain's ramblings, the session appeared to go the way many hoped, or wanted. ...

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Former US FBI Director James Comey testifies about President Trump

Former US FBI Director James Comey testifies about President Trump

On the other hand, Malcolm said Trump critics could take solace in Comey's assertion that Comey felt pressured by the president to drop an investigation into now-fired national security advi...

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Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

Professor Eats His Own Books On TV After Losing Bet On Elections

If Labour reacts to the election result with its own complacency, we will look like a party happy to be in opposition. And Twitter users, always ready to hold people accountable, pressured the pun...

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3 dead, 2 injured in Sandy shooting

3 dead, 2 injured in Sandy shooting

Nielsen said it appeared a woman had picked up a second woman and two children in Sandy, Utah , and was trying to get her out of the area, but then a man in a auto rammed their vehicle, got out, and ...

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May to form govt. despite Tory slide

The pound crashed, the Prime Minister quit and the world gasped. The National Union of Students also reported that while voter registration among 18- to 24-year-olds has been falling steadily sinc...

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What was John McCain trying to say during the Comey hearing?

What was John McCain trying to say during the Comey hearing?

Tweets about McCain's questioning were the "most tweeted moments" from the hearing, according to the Washington Post . McCain went on: "At the same time you made the announcement there would be no ...

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1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

California Lottery officials said the retailer where the winning ticket was sold will receive a $1 million "retailer bonus". Powerball players apparently will have a chance to win the 10th largest l...

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May's Key Advisers Resign After Tories Lost Parliamentary Majority

May's Key Advisers Resign After Tories Lost Parliamentary Majority

Amid mounting criticism of her campaign and leadership, joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill resigned. A Number 10 spokesman said: 'We can confirm that the Democratic Unionist Pa...

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AMBER Alert issued for 8-year-old boy in Wisconsin

AMBER Alert issued for 8-year-old boy in Wisconsin

Jamie's vehicle is a purple 2004 Chrysler Town and Country with "Star Wars" storm trooper stickers in the driver's side rear window. An eight-year-old child was abducted from Knowlton on Saturday. H...

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Capito backing seven-year Medicaid expansion phase-down

Capito backing seven-year Medicaid expansion phase-down

Senators are on recess for the entirety of August . The Senate reconciliation rules require the bill to produce the same $119 billion in 10-year deficit reduction as the House bill. The House passed ...

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3 key takeaways from Wednesday's Senate hearing with United States intelligence officials

3 key takeaways from Wednesday's Senate hearing with United States intelligence officials

In response, Rubio stressed that he is not seeing classified information, only to know whether these chiefs had been "asked by anyone to influence an ongoing investigation", but Coats refused "to go d...

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Five takeaways from that explosive Senate Intel hearing

Five takeaways from that explosive Senate Intel hearing

Coats said he had never felt "pressured" to shape intelligence "in a political way", but when pressed on his communications with Trump , he said he would not respond in a public hearing, saying it wa...

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Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several hurt

Church bus crashes in Atlanta area; several hurt

Police said Friday that it was believed that the bus driver remained hospitalized and had not been interviewed yet. "They were on the mission trip to Botswana", she said. The church posted the follo...

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U.S. intelligence chiefs refuse to discuss Trump conversations on Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

Even though much of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing Wednesday focused on conversations involving the director of national intelligence, the director of the National Security Agency and Pre...

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Journal entry before bus crash: 'God has called me here'

Police said Friday that it was believed that the bus driver remained hospitalized and had not been interviewed yet. The 17-year-old and almost 40 people from Huntsville's Mount Zion Baptist Church ...

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7 arrested at "March Against Sharia" rally & counter-protest

The anti-Muslim lobby group Act for America , designated as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center , has assisted right-wing politicians in passing anti-Muslim and anti-immigration laws at ...

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Marches against Islamic law to be held in many US cities

Marches against Islamic law to be held in many US cities

The organization billed the event as "a march against Sharia law and for human rights". About twice as many counter-protesters marshaled across the street. "Not all Muslims are bad", she told a Fox ...

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Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

Trump says '100 percent' ready to testify under oath

On Thursday, the Justice Department said that Sessions had made a decision to recuse himself because of his role in Trump's presidential campaign, saying "it was for that reason and that reason only"....

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Gulf leaders trade barbs as Qatar dispute shows no let-up

Cavusoglu added that a 2014 agreement with Qatar to set up a Turkish military base there is created to support the security of the entire region. In a preliminary report published late on Wednesday, t...

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Warriors, Cavaliers arrive in the Bay Area for Game 5

But the Cavaliers staved off elimination by ripping Golden State 137-116 in game four, sinking a record 24 3-pointers and scoring the most points in any half (86) or quarter (49) in finals history...

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US Attorney General Sessions Agrees to Appear Before Senate Intel Panel Tuesday

US Attorney General Sessions Agrees to Appear Before Senate Intel Panel Tuesday

In a letter Saturday, Sessions said he would appear before the committee on Tuesday in light of last week's testimony by former FBI Director James Comey . Comey said the FBI became "aware of fac...

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Michelle Carter's Defense Ask Judge To Dismiss Case

Michelle Carter's Defense Ask Judge To Dismiss Case

Franklin lawyer Joseph Cataldo, the lead attorney for 20-year-old Michelle Carter , argued Friday in Taunton Juvenile Court that the prosecution has not proven its case beyond a reasonable doubt....

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Senate Republicans Edge Closer to a Deal on Health Care

Senate Republicans Edge Closer to a Deal on Health Care

Republicans have sought to overturn Democratic former President Barack Obama's signature domestic healthcare law since it was enacted in 2010.Whatever the White House's efforts to push ahead with po...

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Comey's secret release of Trump memo sparks partisan debate

Comey's secret release of Trump memo sparks partisan debate

Now that even former Director Comey has acknowledged that the Constitution would permit the president to direct the Justice Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in this matter, let us ...

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Intel officials refuse to answer questions on Trump and Russia

Mike Rogers , the Director of National Security Agency ( NSA ), and Defense National Intelligence (DNI) Director Dan Coats , told the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday that President Don...

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Senate Committee Questions Intel

U.S. intelligence chiefs have refused to say whether Donald Trump asked them to curb an FBI-led investigation into contacts between his campaign and Moscow. White House officials had weighed tryin...

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United States intelligence chiefs deny White House pressure to ease Federal Bureau of Investigation probe

They're all up there. "What is classified about a conversation involving whether or not you should intervene in the FBI investigation?" asked a clearly exasperated King. (If you prefer PayPal, ...

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U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

U.S. intelligence chiefs decline to comment on Trump inquiry

The announcement also came just hours before Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, National Security Agency Director Adm. Mike Rogers, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney Gene...

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Trump commits to NATO's Article 5

Trump commits to NATO's Article 5

During Comey's testimony, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said, "Lordy, I hope there are tapes!" arguing that such recordings would back up his version of events. A senior White Ho...

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Turkish products hit shelves as blockade remains in Qatar

Turkish products hit shelves as blockade remains in Qatar

The United States, France and Russian Federation have called for dialogue while Turkey has defended Qatar and said it would further "develop" ties with Doha . Lavrov said unity on the matter must be ...

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Top Theresa May aides resign after conservative United Kingdom election humiliation

Her co-chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill announced their resignations Saturday. The misconceived Brexit referendum has broken the hold of the Conservative party , and though Theresa ...

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