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Macron win in France boosts hopes of turn in populist tide

Macron win in France boosts hopes of turn in populist tide

A British spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said in a statement that May "warmly congratulates President-elect Macron on his election success". "The growth in threats of terrorism and militant ...

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Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case

Outlets in March reported Abedin and Weiner are attempting to reconcile their marriage . "I am guilty, your honor", Weiner said, and then, with tears in his eyes, added: "I accept full respon...

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United Kingdom police say Assange still faces arrest

United Kingdom police say Assange still faces arrest

On Friday afternoon, Assange appeared on a balcony at the embassy and described the development as "an important victory". He says says his battle is not over, and "the proper war is just commencing...

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BBC One's new drama Three Girls hailed as a complete must

BBC One's new drama Three Girls hailed as a complete must

Lisa Riley - who plays Lorna, mother of Amber Bowen - told Loose Women: 'I'm so honoured to play the part of Lorna and give these girls a voice because no one believed them'. It communicated very effe...

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Actress Lisa Riley hopes BBC drama Three Girls 'will help thousands'

Actress Lisa Riley hopes BBC drama Three Girls 'will help thousands'

It took a little courage, however, for the BBC's Charlotte Moore to schedule Three Girls ... "Unbelievable performances" and viewer Maria said: "#threegirls is one of the most hard things I've ever w...

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Macron Should Prioritize Rights As President, Says HRW

Macron Should Prioritize Rights As President, Says HRW

The White House released a statement Sunday congratulating Macron; "We look forward to working with the new President and continuing our close cooperation with the French government". Valls' overture ...

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PTI blames Sharif for ICJ stay of Jadhav execution

Meanwhile, Pakistan said that International Court of Justice had no jurisdiction to hear case of Kulbushan Jadhav as it pertained to the security of Pakistan. On the other hand, the Congress, which ha...

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Dem renews call to kill visa program after Kushner controversy

A presentation, put out by a firm that helps generate foreign investment through a government immigrant visa program called EB-5, shows Kushner raised $50 million through the program, which lets f...

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National Safe Boating Week 2017 stresses life jackets

National Safe Boating Week 2017 stresses life jackets

Saturday, May 20, marks the start of National Safe Boating Week and the DNR wants all MI residents and visitors to have fun while exercising caution and obeying the law. Boaters are advised to make su...

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For now, AAP is the lone voice pushing for paper-trail EVMs

The Election Commission, which has called an all-party meeting on EVMs, dismissed Bharadwaj's assertions. AAP has vociferously raised the issue after its disappointing performance in Punjab and Goa ...

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Russian Foreign Minister Mocks Media over Trump Disclosures

Russian Foreign Minister Mocks Media over Trump Disclosures

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP ) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has mocked US news reports suggesting President Donald Trump shared sensitive intelligence with him about terror threats involving laptop...

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US Senate panel demands Comey's memos and Trump's tapes as controversy escalates

House Republican Justin Amash of MI said that it may have been an abuse of his office. "As long as this continues it is hard to stand behind him", he said. Before he was sacked after just 24 days ...

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Swedish Prosecutors Drop Julian Assange Rape Investigation

Swedish Prosecutors Drop Julian Assange Rape Investigation

The Metropolitan Police Service in London said after the news was announced that it remained obliged to arrest Assange should he leave the Ecuadoran embassy on a lesser charge of failing to surrender ...

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WikiLeaks awaits UK decision on Assange's status

WikiLeaks awaits UK decision on Assange's status

Assange took refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London in 2012 to escape extradition to Sweden to answer questions about sex-crime allegations from two women. As per today's announcement, Assange is no lo...

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Kimberly Guilfoyle: 'Tough to beat' working at Fox

Kimberly Guilfoyle: 'Tough to beat' working at Fox

Guilfoyle says she hasn't talked specifics with the administration, and the White House isn't commenting. "She noted that she's regularly in touch with members of the administration in the course of h...

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Macron appears at event with Hollande amid preparations for transition to power

Macron appears at event with Hollande amid preparations for transition to power

While some world leaders such as British Prime Minister Theresa May, US President Donald Trump (though he had earlier backed Le Pen) and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping extended their congratulations to Ma...

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White House cites rumor, innuendo in criticizing Sally Yates

White House cites rumor, innuendo in criticizing Sally Yates

Flynn's forced February resignation followed media reports that he had discussed USA -imposed sanctions on Russian Federation with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the presidential transition period, ...

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Trump, dogged by questions at home, makes first trip abroad

The president also meets with Italy's President Sergio Mattarella. "Will he be a solid representative for the USA who is quite staid and sensible like most presidents are when they go overseas, or wil...

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James Comey Literally Tried to Hide Behind a Curtain to Avoid Trump

But Mr. Trump spotted Mr. Comey and called him out. "In the meantime, I will never stop fighting for the people and the issues that matter most to the future of our country". A self-described friend o...

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US air strike hit 'military point'

US air strike hit 'military point'

The Thursday strike comes in the context of growing tension over which forces will take on the Islamic State group in Syria's east. Muzahem al Saloum, from the Maghawir al Thwra group, told reveal...

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Israel fuming at US's concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

Tillerson, speaking on NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday morning, said Trump is taking a very "deliberative approach" to the issue. Earlier this month , marking Israel's Independence Day, Vice Pres...

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Washington unemployment rate drops to 4.6 percent

On Friday, the U.S. Department of Labor said Colorado and OR reported the lowest unemployment rates since 1976. At the same time, new claims for Unemployment Insurance were 45,319 in April, compared...

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USA extends Iran nuclear deal sanctions relief, imposes new ballistic missile sanctions

U.S. -Iran relations have become more hostile than ever as the White House takes an aggressive posture toward Tehran over test-firing a ballistic missile that could raise tensions in the already chaot...

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Sweden drops Assange probe, but he still faces arrest in UK

Sweden drops Assange probe, but he still faces arrest in UK

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says his legal team will contact United Kingdom officials to seek a way forward in resolving in resolving his status. Assange is wanted by British police for extraditi...

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French president meeting EU chief, to reveal minister picks

French president meeting EU chief, to reveal minister picks

Mr. Macron's own La Republique en Marche movement is fielding candidates for the elections- more than 400 of whom have been chosen. Jean-Yves Le Drian, 69, former defence minister under former pre...

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Committed to build new India: PM Modi on BJP govt's 3 years

Committed to build new India: PM Modi on BJP govt's 3 years

Approximately 29 per cent of the participants marked it as an effective government scheme. Only 21 per cent people thought that the government was doing okay on the job creation front. "This has gone ...

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I Loved Playing at White Hart Lane - Heung-Min Son

Kane, though, claimed Spurs would not suffer like West Ham have at their new ground, the Olympic Stadium, where they have dropped 32 points this season compared to the north Londoners' four. Tottenh...

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Trump denies that he requested Comey end investigation into Flynn

Trump lashed out in the morning on Twitter at the news that the Justice Department appointed a special prosecutor, former FBI director Robert Mueller, to oversee the investigation, calling the move ...

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UK police say Assange still faces arrest

Prosecutor Marianne Ny said she could not judge whether the 45-year-old Australian native was guilty or innocent because the investigation had been thwarted. That's unclear. Assange suspects there is ...

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Macron Wins French Election

Macron Wins French Election

Clinton implied efforts to interfere with the French election had failed, likely referencing the release of hacked Macron emails two days before the election. Le Pen campaigned for France to leave the...

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Army will give adequate response to border violations: Arun Jaitley

Army will give adequate response to border violations: Arun Jaitley

The minister's comments came as the National Investigation Agency filed a case against separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and other Hurriyat leaders for allegedly receiving money from the Lashkar...

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Trip to bring Macron face-to-face with troops

Thursday's Cabinet meeting was largely about getting to know each other. France's new foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian (John-Eve Le DREE-on), has vowed to promote the country's "key role" in the...

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Erdogan: Turkey will not take part in Raqqa offensive

Erdogan: Turkey will not take part in Raqqa offensive

The United States says it released two members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahns) security detail after briefly detaining them during a violent incident outs...

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Flynn not cooperating in Russian probe: GOP Senator

The Senate Intelligence Committee said today that Michael Flynn is refusing to comply with their subpoena, according to the Associated Press . Burr told reporters Thursday that Flynn's lawyer sai...

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Senate investigators: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Flynn - the former national security adviser who was sacked in February for misleading Vice President Pence and other White House officials about the contents of a December phone call with Russian Amb...

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