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With waiver, US lets Iran keep getting benefits of nuke deal

The election will occur just before Trump leaves on an eight-day trip to Europe and the Middle East, with his first stop in Saudi Arabia, a bitter regional rival of Iran. Through a newly formed organi...

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Toby Keith to perform in Saudi Arabia, but just for men

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will accompany Trump for most of the itinerary, National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said Tuesday. As a candidate he foreshadowed a homebody presidency - touting ...

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Vice President Jahangiri Quits Iran Presidential Election Race

Vice President Jahangiri Quits Iran Presidential Election Race

Two other candidates, conservative Mostafa Mirsalim, a former culture minister, and centrist Mostafa Hashemitaba, a former head of the Iranian National Olympic Committee, remain in the race, with Hash...

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Multiple injuries as auto hits people in New York's Times Square

NY mayor Bill de Blasio said: "Based on the information we have at this moment, there is no indication that this was an act of terrorism". Witnesses said the motorist was driving against traffic b...

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Kezia Dugdale: General Election could determine if United Kingdom continues to exist

Kezia Dugdale, leader of Scottish Labour , warned councillors in Britain's oil capital they would be in breach of the rules if they went ahead with the extraordinary plan to hook up with the Tories. ...

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Led coalition airstrikes targeted Syrian regime forces

This is now the second time the Trump administration struck Assad regime forces. US officials said they had used a communications channel that seeks to avoid in-air mishaps between USA and Russi...

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House, Senate Russia investigators promise to plow ahead

House, Senate Russia investigators promise to plow ahead

In addition, Comey wrote a memo detailing Trump's comments to him in February saying " I hope you can let this go ", referring to the Flynn probe, a source who saw the memo said on Tuesday. But journa...

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Tennessee teacher indicted on sex, obstruction charges

Tennessee teacher indicted on sex, obstruction charges

Court documents said Cummins was indicted on a charge of transportation of a minor with intent to engage in criminal sexual activities, which has a maximum sentence of life in prison; and a second cha...

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Colombia court decision likely to slow approval of peace laws

A budgetary commitment from the White House to renewing the multimillion-dollar package, however, remains in doubt. Trump didn't mention the $450 million that former President Barack Obama promised ...

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'I'm fine, won't stop satyagraha'- Kapil Mishra's hunger strike enters day 4

'I'm fine, won't stop satyagraha'- Kapil Mishra's hunger strike enters day 4

On Monday, Mishra filed a complaint with the ACB regarding what is known as the water tanker scam, saying Kejriwal delayed action in the case. The attacker, who has been identified as Ankit Bhardwaj...

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Seattle judges hear arguments on president's travel ban

The Ninth Circuit panel is tasked with deciding whether to lift a court order, put in place by a lower federal judge in March, that blocks the Trump administration from implementing two key provisions...

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Protests in Greece for 2nd day ahead of major austerity vote

Protests in Greece for 2nd day ahead of major austerity vote

Left-wing prime minister Alexis Tsipras is seeking parliamentary approval for pension cuts and tax hikes through 2020, as part of an agreement with worldwide bailout creditors to continue vital loan p...

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Sen. Burr says Flynn hasn't responded to subpoena

Sen. Burr says Flynn hasn't responded to subpoena

At the time, Trump said he fired Flynn because he misled senior administration officials, including the vice president, about his contacts with Russian officials. On Thursday he called it "the singl...

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Trump Delivers His First Commencement Address As President At Liberty University

But they had a mixed response to an executive order on religious liberty Trump signed last week directing the IRS to ease up on enforcing a rarely enforced limit on partisan political activity by ch...

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Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

President Donald Trump is considering former Connecticut Sen. Healy said Wednesday that he passed along his thoughts to Justin Clark, the West Hartford resident who now works for Trump in the Whit...

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1 dead after vehicle plows into Times Square crowd

The vehicle jumped the kerb at 45th Street and Broadway at 1155 local time (1655 GMT) and drove at high speed before crashing into a pole. Victims had no time to react and scramble for safety in c...

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One Dead, Dozens Injured in Car Crash

One Dead, Dozens Injured in Car Crash

New York Police Commissioner James O'Neill said preliminary information revealed that Rojas had been arrested in the past and two of those arrests were due to driving while intoxicated. Rojas was al...

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Tamil Nadu SSLC or Class 10th Results Declared, Check Here

Tamil Nadu SSLC or Class 10th Results Declared, Check Here

Enter information like your roll number, date of birth, etc. Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government will announce the results of the Class X Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SCCL) on Friday. St...

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Ousted Trump National Security Adviser at Center of Russia Probe

Flynn's lawyer and transition lawyers, shows that the Trump team knew about the investigation of Mr. Flynn far earlier than has been previously reported ", it said. Sally Yates , an Obama-holdover wh...

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Obama warned Trump not to hire Flynn as national security advisor

Obama warned Trump not to hire Flynn as national security advisor

The Times reported Wednesday that Flynn had first divulged the existence of the investigation to the transition team's chief lawyer Don McGahn , who now serves as White House counsel. Even though...

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Arizona presidential historian sees contrasts between Trump, Nixon situations

The associate is also confirming an account from The New York Times that Trump vented about media leaks during a conversation with Comey and expressed his support for seeing reporters in prison. And...

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The mechanics of the Trump-Russia special counsel

The meeting came after a week of White House chaos in which Trump also was accused of divulging classified information during a White House visit by Russia's foreign minister and ambassador to the U...

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ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan case today

ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan case today

Pakistan on Monday said it was determined to take to its "logical end" the case of alleged Indian spy Kulbushan Jadhav whose death sentencing was put on hold by the International Court of Justice (ICJ...

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Trump administration renews Iran sanctions waivers

Under the 2015 nuclear agreement, the USA lifted those sanctions. Pulling out in the absence of clear Iranian violations would likely upset USA allies and other nations involved in making the deal wor...

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Vehicle rams into pedestrians in Times Square, killing one

The deceased teenager, named in media reports as 18-year-old MI tourist Alyssa Elsman, was walking with her 13-year-old sister, who was injured. Witnesses say the motorist mounted the sidewalk in a ...

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Trump visit draws country singer Toby Keith to Saudi Arabia

Trump visit draws country singer Toby Keith to Saudi Arabia

The concert will take place in the country's capital of Riyadh on Saturday, May 20. Her understanding is that Keith will be the first non-Arabic artist to perform a show in the Middle Eastern country....

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Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Though Flynn has left the Trump administration, the controversy surrounding him has not subsided as newly announced special counsel Robert Mueller, Congress and the FBI investigate potential collusion...

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New death in Venezuela puts toll at level of 2014 unrest

Moreno, while not directly involved in those decisions, has defended them and from the bench also upheld a almost 14-year sentence against opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez a day after Trump called for...

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Consul General Says Renegotiated NAFTA Must Benefit Canada and US

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer informed Congress on May 18 of President Donald Trump's intent to initiate negotiations with Canada and Mexico "as soon as practicable", but no earlier ...

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Banks tipped off to new tax: Hinch calls for investigation

It is a far cry from the Hockey-Abbott effort of 2014. Morrison confirmed a raft of so-called "zombie measures" that have failed to pass parliament have been dropped, at a cost of A$13 billion. This i...

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ITV Debate: Leaders line up without May and Corbyn

ITV Debate: Leaders line up without May and Corbyn

Ms Sturgeon described the UKIP chief as a "spokesperson" for the Prime Minister. This time, he said: 'I agree with Natalie'. That is weak leadership - weak and unstable. Labour leader Jeremy Corby...

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Canada warns it may cancel US jet buy over Bombardier probe

Canada warns it may cancel US jet buy over Bombardier probe

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said officials "strongly disagree" with the investigation, insisting it was a tactic by Boeing to block the new aircraft. In that case, the Commerce...

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Sweden postpones game after match fixing attempt

Sweden postpones game after match fixing attempt

Stockholmbased AIK refused to comment on the issue during a press conference. "From AIK's side, as a part of Swedish football, it was obvious that we should immediately contact the Swedish Football ...

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Detention of fourth United States citizen by N. Korea 'concerning': White House

USA officials say they expect the sanctions will also make it harder for North Korea to do business with global financial institutions. The State Department said it would work with the Swedish embas...

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IS fighters attack government-held areas in central Syria

IS fighters attack government-held areas in central Syria

In other developments, the US -led coalition against Daesh (ISIS) said it did not conduct strikes in the eastern Syrian town of Albu Kamal this week that reportedly killed dozens of civilians. The are...

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