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Comey to testify in public before Senate Intelligence Committee

He says he hopes Comey's testimony will answer some of the questions that have arisen since Comey was suddenly dismissed last week by President Donald Trump. That flies in the face of the White House'...

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Trump Supporters Blame Leaks, Conspiracy For His Woes

Since Trump took office, the White House has been rocked by controversies, with majority surrounding Trump's alleged ties to Russian Federation. Lawyers in the White House counsel's office, however,...

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Netanyahu Claims Embassy Move To Jerusalem Would 'Advance' Peace Process

Reuters reported on Trump's comments of several weeks ago, when he said "I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians", adding "ask me in month about that", as to whether he will use a late...

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Trump Campaign Had 18 Secret Contacts With Russia

The alleged conversations were intercepted by US intelligence officials, according to CNN . Six of the contacts include phone calls between Russia's ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak, a...

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High society: Pippa Middleton marries at almost-royal event

The best man is Spencer Matthews, the groom's 28-year-old younger brother, who shot to fame on reality TV show Made in Chelsea . Miss Middleton was accompanied by her father, Michael, when they pul...

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Freed Nigerian schoolgirls meet families after 3 years

Freed Nigerian schoolgirls meet families after 3 years

Boko Haram released 21 of the girls in October and another 50 or so escaped on their own since being abducted. "I can not express in a few words how happy I am to welcome our dear girls back to free...

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What's next for the Belt and Road in Central Asia?

However, according to some estimates, specifically by a Fitch Ratings report released earlier this year, projects worth a whopping $ 900 billion have been in the planning or are already underway. And...

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Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

Comey to testify before Senate intel committee

McConnell's office later said in a statement to the Journal: "It's appropriate and timely for the Senate to hear directly from former Director James Comey in a public setting as part of the Senate Int...

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Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Assange, 45, 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. "At this point, it is more apparent than...

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Syria says U.S. airstrike killed several soldiers near Jordan

Syria says U.S. airstrike killed several soldiers near Jordan

The Pentagon says this was a defensive strike, launched after pro-regime forces had violated an agreed deconfliction zone around a base at al-Tanf, near the Syria's southern border with Jordan and Ira...

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Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia ahead of Israel visit

Soon after, Trump tweeted for the first time on global soil as president. Lastly, the visit to the Vatican is very important for Trump's base because they see it as the American President proudly stan...

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Macron's first non-Europe trip focuses on fighting extremism

Paris: Newly elected French President, Emmanuel Macron vowed to fight Islamist militants in Africa on his first visit to French troops fighting jihadis in Mali. In a telegram sent to President Macron ...

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Saudi Arabia looks to assert new role with Trump summit

The $110 billion deal for Saudi purchases of U.S. defence equipment and services came at the start of an eight-day foreign tour that will also take Trump to Jerusalem, the Vatican and meetings with le...

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Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney only contenders for position of taoiseach

Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney only contenders for position of taoiseach

He did not disclose the reason for his resignation, but it had been expected. He said Mr Varadkar is "the most capable politician of his generation". Earlier on Friday the Waterford TD John Deasy, w...

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Melania Trump forgoes head scarf in Saudi Arabia

President Donald Trump is stepping off Air Force One in Saudi Arabia to begin his first worldwide trip since taking office. Women here, including visitors and foreign dignitaries, are expected to ...

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Comey memo: Trump sought to end Flynn probe

Rosenstein's decision to appoint former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel has been well-received by senators, though Graham said "there are a lot of people in that room who were shock...

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Lieberman would be an odd pick to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The scene was reminiscent of Trump's very public search for a vice president and his transition period, when potential Cabinet picks were paraded through the lobby of Trump Tower in NY. John Cornyn, R...

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Ex-MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in murder case

Ex-MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in murder case

The court will decide upon the quantum of punishment to the trio on May 23, the judge said. Wife of former legislator of Masrakh Chandani Devi had appealed to the Supreme Court to transfer the case ...

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Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack

A spokesman for the Southend and Castle Point Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), said: "NHS Southend CCG and NHS Castle Point and Rochford CCG have been working together, along with partners across t...

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French President Macron stresses on combating Jihadi threat

Emmanuel Macron has said France will be "uncompromising" in the fight against "Islamist terrorists" in Mali, during a short visit to the country. Reaffirming a commitment for France's troops to rema...

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UK Conservatives' support slips in YouGov poll

Jeremy Corbyn and his team will take comfort in the poll, which suggests that the Labour vote is solidifying as the campaign advances. "Society should not be setting the future of our young against ...

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Comey now believes Trump was trying to influence him, source says

President Donald Trump lashed out at the appointment of a special counsel to investigate allegations that his campaign collaborated with Russian Federation to sway the 2016 election, tweeting Thursd...

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Pippa Middleton ties the knot with James Matthews

As the younger Middleton sister waited in the doorway of St Mark's church, the Duchess of Cambridge bent to adjust her train in a last pre-wedding sisterly gesture. The wedding, which was said to be...

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Iran: Rouhani leads initial count; over 70 percent turnout

Millions of Iranians voted late into the night Friday. "I'm voting for Rouhani to try to save my dignity". As Rouhani appeared close to victory, some female drivers held out the V for victory sign...

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Car bombings in Baghdad kill 11 people

Car bombings in Baghdad kill 11 people

Special forces spokesman Sabah al-Numan said his troops had completed their initial mission, but stood ready "to support any other forces if we are ordered to by the Prime Minister". Iraq military and...

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French President Macron unveils 'gender even' Cabinet

French President Macron unveils 'gender even' Cabinet

Macron and his centre-right prime minister Edouard Philippe faced a tricky balancing act in choosing their first government, with 39-year-old Macron needing to keep his allies happy while opening up p...

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Buhari promises support for freed Chibok girls

Buhari promises support for freed Chibok girls

The 74-year-old president spent a month and a half in London on medical leave earlier this year and returned saying he had never been so sick in his life. The 82 Chibok schoolgirls freed from thre...

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Santorum warns Trump on impeachment: This can't continue

While the gravity of the investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation has escalated with the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel, impeachment remains a long shot, e...

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Foreign Security Officials Launch 'Brutal Attack' on Peaceful Protestors in Washington, DC

Erdogan's security staff moved in to break up an anti-government protest after police refused to make the demonstrators leave a park across the street. Turkish officials said demonstrators were "aggre...

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Global Cyber Attacks Linked to North Korean Hacks

The attack includes elements that belong to the U.S. National Security Agency and were leaked online last month. In other words, this code snippet is a "fingerprint" that suggests WannaCry was devel...

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Where Was Meghan Markle During Pippa Middleton's Wedding?

Where Was Meghan Markle During Pippa Middleton's Wedding?

And here's the Duchess of Cambridge with flower boys and girls. Suspense is building over whether Prince Harry will use the occasion to spotlight his relationship with American actress Meghan Markl...

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Steve Morison on the money to fire Millwall back to the Championship

Steve Morison on the money to fire Millwall back to the Championship

Bradford attempted to pull a goal back during the five-minute of added time but failed to test Lions keeper Jordan Archer. Meredith sent another headed half-chance wide of the target with eight minu...

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Russian Federation dismisses explosive report about Trump sharing intel

Russian Federation dismisses explosive report about Trump sharing intel

They also said Israel asked the U.S.to be careful with the same intelligence. Indications that allies are discussing the possibility of reconsidering their information-sharing relationships with the...

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What the White House has said about special prosecutors

Senator Mike Enzi's office sent us this comment, "Former FBI Director Robert Mueller is a sound choice by the Deputy Attorney General to serve as special counsel". Who asked Rosenstein to write the Co...

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Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody

Colorado man to be freed early now in immigration custody

He is released from prison but arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Lima-Marin never applied for citizenship, his father, Eli Borges, told The Denver Post . Department of Homeland ...

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