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Dems ask FBI to suspend Kushner's security clearance

The lawmakers who signed the letter are Reps. The New York Times reported on April 6, citing unnamed people with direct knowledge of the omissions, that Kushner had not included a December meeti...

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Ouster of al-Assad is a priority of US - Trump's US envoy

Ouster of al-Assad is a priority of US - Trump's US envoy

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and U.N. Security Council president Nikki Haley listens during a U.N. Security Council meeting on Syria, at the U.N. "Yes, that will part of the discussions when ...

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Putin speaks on relations with Trump

Beyond Syria, Russia's alleged meddling in the USA presidential election also hovered over what was the first face-to-face encounter between Mr Putin and any Trump administration Cabinet member. "We d...

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Sweden attack suspect refused residency

Sweden attack suspect refused residency

The incident comes on the heels of several similar attacks in Europe - a man rammed his vehicle into a crowd in London near Parliament in March, killing five people. The fourth victim was only known...

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US intelligence intercepted communications between Syrian military and chemical experts

The deal was suspended after U.S. strikes against a Syrian airbase following last week s suspected chemical attack in Idlib province, in an act Moscow labelled "aggression against a sovereign state"...

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NATO 'No Longer Obsolete,' Trump Says after Meeting with Alliance Chief

NATO 'No Longer Obsolete,' Trump Says after Meeting with Alliance Chief

During a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg , Trump said NATO "is no longer obsolete" because it has adapted to focus on handling the threat of terror. US President D...

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US, Russia relations 'at all-time low'

Russian Federation and the U.S. on Wednesday agreed to keep on fighting global terrorism and continue discussions on Syrian conflict settlement, despite turbulent bilateral relations and a string of p...

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Global tensions continue to climb over North Korea

The intelligence officials told NBC News that the USA has positioned two destroyers capable of shooting Tomahawk cruise missiles in the region, one just 300 miles from the North Korean nuclear tes...

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Ahmadinejad to run for president

Ahmadinejad submitted the required paperwork to become a candidate for the May 19 vote and ultimately succeed moderate President Hasan Rouhani. Tehran-based analyst Soroush Farhadian described Ahm...

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United Airlines won't use police to remove passengers, says CEO

United Airlines won't use police to remove passengers, says CEO

The announcement from the city's Aviation Department came two days after another officer involved in the Sunday night confrontation was put on leave. CDA said it will not release the names of the offi...

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Two Deadly Blasts Hit Coptic Churches In Egypt

Two Deadly Blasts Hit Coptic Churches In Egypt

He sought to restore that confidence by imposing the state of emergency, declaring three days of mourning, deploying special forces to help police secure churches and other key installations, and orde...

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UN set to wrap up Haiti peacekeeping mission in mid-October

The United States is now reviewing the U.N.'s 16 far-flung peacekeeping operations to assess costs and effectiveness. Speaking after the Security Council voted unanimously to end the United Nation...

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Evacuations from besieged Syrian towns begin under government deal with rebels

The deal, reached late last month, includes evacuation of rebels and their families from the besieged towns of Madaya and Zabadani, which are under the rebel control northwest of capital Damascus, as ...

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United States ambassador: Regime change in Syria is a priority for Trump administration

The goal of the attack was to send a message to Syrian President Bashar Assad and its ally Russian Federation that the USA wouldn't tolerate the use of chemical weapons, he continued. "We're prepared ...

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Tillerson: U.S.-Russia relations are 'at a low point'

Diplomats said that Russian Federation has put forward a rival draft resolution that expresses concern at last week's gas attack and condemns the US strike on Syria. A fact-finding mission from the ...

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WaPo: Obama admin got FISA warrant on Carter Page during campaign

Federal agents were able to convince a FISA court judge that Page was potentially acting on behalf of a foreign government. An evasive Carter Page issued a series of qualified denials on Thursday,...

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Close consultation, alliance between S. Korea, US key to achieving NK denuclearization

Experts of the institute say Washington "is capable of repeating the same scenario on the Korean Peninsula where the USA strategic weapons have been concentrated lately". "Trump is always making provo...

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US May Launch Preemptive Strike Against North Korea This Weekend

New satellite images show that North Korea may be preparing to conduct its sixth nuclear test. Its stockpile reportedly has 25 types of agents, including sarin. In 2012, it tried but failed to launch ...

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British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem near Good Friday ceremony

British woman stabbed to death in Jerusalem near Good Friday ceremony

According to Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the suspects didn't make it far past Jaffa Gate before being apprehended by police. After he was subdued, Tamimi was hauled out of the train by a numbe...

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Russia: Vladimir Putin meets Rex Tillerson as Syria rift deepens

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday Moscow and Washington were committed to fighting terrorism after talks with his United States counterpart Rex Tillerson. He said investigato...

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Leicester fans buoyant despite defeat to Atletico Madrid in Champions League

The FC Lausanne-Sport left-back told Completesportsnigeria.com: " Atletico Madrid have the lead from last night going into the second leg but from the way Leicester have performed in the Champions L...

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N. Korea army vows 'merciless' response to U.S. provocation

Trump tweeted Tuesday that "if China decides to help, that would be great". On almost any given day, the Chinese military has as many as 250,000 personnel operating in the region, and Western intell...

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Choate Rosemary Hall Acknowledges Decades of Sexual Abuse

Choate Rosemary Hall Acknowledges Decades of Sexual Abuse

Accusations in the report, prepared by the school's board of trustees, include instances of "intimate kissing, intimate touching, and sexual intercourse". Paul Mones, a lawyer who represents victims o...

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Assad calls chemical attack '100 percent' fabrication

It was the first direct U.S. military action against Assad's forces since the start of Syria's civil war six years ago and led to a quick downward spiral in ties between Washington and Moscow. "We hav...

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Lady Bears taken in WNBA Draft

Lady Bears taken in WNBA Draft

Jones was voted a honorable mention All-American by the Associated Press. The point guard from Richfield, Minn. becomes the 10 Blue Demon chosen in the WNBA Draft and first since Brittany Hrynko was...

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Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation 'no longer obsolete'

Lt. Gen. HR McMaster, Trump's new national security adviser, is similarly thought to embrace the alliance. "We know that we all need to contribute our fair share", Stoltenberg said . supports t...

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Veteran kills wife at California school after making threats

Veteran kills wife at California school after making threats

Student Jonathan Martinez, 8, who was sitting behind Smith, was shot and killed as well. San Bernardino City Unified Superintendent Dale Marsden announced at the vigil that the 9-year-old wounded in...

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Bannon's future in doubt as Trump downplays his influence

In largely Democratic areas of Washington , posters call for the impeachment of "President Bannon". He followed up with Journal reporters, noting that "I do my own policy, I'm my own strategist" and ...

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USA ambassador: Regime change in Syria is a priority for Trump administration

USA ambassador: Regime change in Syria is a priority for Trump administration

In his first televised interview, H.R. McMaster pointed to dual US goals of defeating the Islamic State group and removing Assad from power. President Donald Trump's national security adviser is cal...

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Body of trailblazing judge washes up on NYC's shore

Body of trailblazing judge washes up on NYC's shore

The husband called 911 to report her missing a short time later. "There are no apparent injuries to her body ", he said. "She leaves a lasting impact on NY - from her time as a legal services a...

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Kabul: 36 Suspected ISIS Militants Killed in Massive US Bomb

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that the tunnels and caves IS fighters used to "move around freely" were targeted as they make it easier for them to target U.S. Nangarhar bord...

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Assad says army 'gave up' all chemical weapons in 2013

MARGARET WARNER: In turn, President Trump had harsh new words for the Russians and their Syrian ally Assad in an interview that aired on FOX Business Network. But Tillerson repeated the administratio...

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San Bernardino school shooter fired 10 shots, reloaded once

They told NBC News that their mother had home-schooled them for eight years before making the decision to become a special education teacher. An elementary school in San Bernardino that was the ...

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Russian, US ministers talk Syria in Moscow

Giving Tillerson a chilly reception, Lavrov said Russian Federation was trying to understand the "real intentions" of the Trump administration. In an ominous start to their meeting, Lavrov said it...

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Trump Undercuts Planned Parenthood

Some states have already reaffirmed their commitment to Planned Parenthood, maintaining they will continue fund the clinics even if Congress won't. The bill reverses a rule the Obama administration is...

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