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Humble Spicer doubles down on apology for Hitler comment

In Israel, the Yad Vashem memorial center urged Spicer to visit its website and expressed "deep concern regarding the inaccurate and insensitive use of terms related to the Holocaust" by the press sec...

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Trump's White House Was Competent Enough to Stage the Easter Egg Roll

Despite reports over the past few months speculating otherwise, the first lady will join President Donald Trump in the White House after their son, Barron, completes his school year. That year, sing...

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Trump congratulates Erdogan on referendum win

Trump congratulates Erdogan on referendum win

With more than 99 per cent of the ballots counted, 51.34 per cent (24,789,242 votes) of people said "yes" to increase Erdogan's role compared with 48.667 percent that cast "no" - 23,499,390 - in the 1...

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Tillerson: US-Russia relations 'at a low point'

Washington says it acted to punish the Syrian government for what it said was a devastating nerve gas attack Damascus launched against its own people that killed scores. from even condemning it. Bu...

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Trump strategy on NKorea: 'Maximum pressure and engagement'

Trump strategy on NKorea: 'Maximum pressure and engagement'

As hostilities in the region surge Trump has sent an aircraft carrier-led strike group to the Korean peninsula to press his point. The high-profile failure came as the North tried to showcase its nucl...

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Turkey referendum flawed and one-sided, say European observers

Turkey referendum flawed and one-sided, say European observers

Nevertheless, it could cement his hold on power in Turkey and is expected to have a huge effect on the country's long-term political future and its worldwide relations. According to the preliminary da...

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Rep. Coffman calls for Sean Spicer 'to go' at town hall

Rep. Coffman calls for Sean Spicer 'to go' at town hall

Coffman said Spicer had made a awful mistake referring to Spicer's recent claims that Adolf Hitler had never used chemical weapons, ignoring Holocaust gas chambers and calling concentration camps Ho...

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Sanchez and Ozil end Arsenal's 3-month wait for EPL away win

Middlesbrough remain deep in relegation trouble, six points from safety. Arsenal had won only one of its previous five league games, and Monday's success came after Wenger tweaked Arsenal's form...

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Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

It remains unclear what Trump would be able to offer China on trade in exchange for more decisive action on North Korea, but experts raised questions about what economic terms the U.S. Perry said th...

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Vice President Mike Pence warns NKorea 'era of strategic patience is over'

And speaking today at the border of the heavily-mined demilitarized zone which bisects the peninsula, Mr Pence sounded a similar note. "But all options are on the table as we continue to stand sho...

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Doctor denies genital mutilation; judge keeps her locked up

Doctor denies genital mutilation; judge keeps her locked up

Jumana Nagarwala contradicted the government's position that the Twin Cities girls were forced to undergo a painful, bloody procedure at a MI clinic that left them with scars and lacerations on their ...

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Tillerson to press Russia on Syrian chemical weapons

Tillerson to press Russia on Syrian chemical weapons

Mr Tillerson will go ahead with his visit to Russian Federation to deliver a "clear and coordinated" message to Moscow, which continues to deny Syrian forces used chemical weapons last week. "Well, it...

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Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

Korean official: Ready for war if Trump wants it

At the Pentagon, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said Washington was "working with worldwide partners in order to defuse the situation, but the bottom line is, North Korea has got to change its be...

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Jon Ossoff of Georgia attacked by Trump on Twitter prior to election

Jon Ossoff of Georgia attacked by Trump on Twitter prior to election

The seat was vacant after former U.S. Rep. Mike Pompeo's appointment as Central Intelligence Agency director. The race has drawn national attention as the first political bellwether since Trump took...

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'We know we need to do better'

'We know we need to do better'

Get Data Sheet, Fortune's technology newsletter . Now, police are desperately hunting for the man who killed Godwin and uploaded the video on Facebook , while Godwin's friends and family are try...

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Don't want conflict in Muslim society over triple talaq: Modi

Don't want conflict in Muslim society over triple talaq: Modi

The Prime Minister said power was not their goal as politics is an instrument of socio-economic transformation of country's overall-economic, social, educational transformation. BJP President Amit Sha...

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India and Australia sign six pacts, to fight terror together

Mr Turnbull said India had a long tradition of protection, particularly for agriculture. On Tuesday, Turnbull will visit Mumbai where he will attend several events, including an interaction with key...

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Russian Federation 'open to dialogue' with U.S. despite problems: Sergei Lavrov

Russia and the United States have a shared understanding that US air strikes on Syria should not be repeated, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told his Syrian counterpart Walid al-Moualem in Mos...

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McMaster: Trump will 'take action' if North Korea threatens U.S.

McMaster: Trump will 'take action' if North Korea threatens U.S.

The Pences placed a wreath at Seoul National Cemetery during a brief ceremony. Kim Jong-un shows off North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) for the first time as the reclusive st...

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No motive known for Cleveland shooting

No motive known for Cleveland shooting

In the video, Stephens also claimed to have killed as many as 12 people, though that has not been confirmed. In a message on Facebook, he called Ms Lane, who is now in police protective custody,...

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Jared Kushner travels to Iraq

Dunford says he invited both Kushner and White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert . It comes as Trump is examining ways to accelerate a US -led coalition campaign that USA and Iraqi offi...

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White House: Trump congratulates Erdogan after disputed win

White House: Trump congratulates Erdogan after disputed win

He said the party had received complaints from many regions that people had been unable to vote in privacy and said that some ballots were counted in secret. "We will go our own way", said Recep T...

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MOAB attack: Condemnation, praise over massive bombing

Although U.S. forces have not explicitly said how many terrorists the strike may have killed, Afghan defense officials put the number at 36. The strike targeted a network of fortified underground ...

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Girl, 17, dies after shark attack while surfing in Australia

Girl, 17, dies after shark attack while surfing in Australia

The girl, from Mandurah , was surfing with her father when she was attacked . Her mother and sisters watched from the beach as the horror unfolded, the 7 News website reported. She also played n...

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White House defends transparency after visitor log reversal

White House defends transparency after visitor log reversal

Trump does not plan to draw red lines "in the sand", Spicer added. Friday's announcemen marks a significant shift from the Obama administration, which released the names of almost 6 million visitor...

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Arkansas court blocks execution of both prisoners scheduled to die tonight

In state court on Friday, Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen blocked the state from using its supply of vecuronium bromide after a distributor complained prison officials used false pretense...

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Howard Stern calls Sean Spicer 'embarrassing' but 'entertaining as hell'

Do you agree with Howard Stern - should Sean Spicer be fired? "What do you make of this Spicer - well, I'll call it a faux pas - because I think he was thinking, you know, I remember growing up hear...

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Lewis Hamilton vows to come out fighting in next race

Alonso could be heard on the team radio complaining about the complete lack of power his auto had and eventually retired at the death of the race. He added: "We will regather as a team and come back...

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Trump at Easter Egg Roll: 'We're right on track'

There had been some speculation about whether the Trumps would be able to pull off a successful "egg-stravaganza". The event kicked off at 7:30 a.m.as kids wearing "Make America Great Again" hats ...

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Turks Celebrate Victory in April 16 Referendum

Turks Celebrate Victory in April 16 Referendum

The referendum will switch Turkey's governing system from a parliamentary model to a presidential one and allow Erdogan to remain in office with few institutional barriers until 2029. Erdogan r...

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Stronger defence key to Palace revival - Allardyce

Tottenham have failed with at least two bids in the last 12 months as Palace have refused to sell, but Allardyce is braced for further bids in the close season and admits Zaha could be sold if the pri...

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Inside North Korea after the country's failed missile test

The type of missile was not clear. USA officials said they were certain the weapon in the failed launch was not an ICBM, which has a minimum range of 3,400 miles and is created to carry nuclear warh...

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Samsung heir in court on South Korea government bribery charges

It comes as the technology firm reported a 48% jump in profits during the first three months of 2017, despite the failure of its Galaxy Note 7 handset previous year. The forecast $8.8bn (£7bn) prof...

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Syrian conflict requires clear strategy from Trump

Haley said "getting Assad out is not the only priority" and that countering Iran's influence in Syria was another. "In no way do we see peace in that area with Assad as the head of the Syrian ...

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Haley: US Strike in Syria 'Fully Justified'

Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley not only defended U.S. missile strikes on a Syrian air base Thursday, but she also said the U.S. might not be done. The Turkish foreign minister, whose country is ...

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