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Trump, White House officials bounce along to Saudi sword dance

The State Department said the agreement could support "tens of thousands of new jobs in the United States". In Rome, the first daughter will turn her attention to one of her key issues as an adviser...

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Trump says he fired Comey because of Clinton investigation

Trump says he fired Comey because of Clinton investigation

Amid growing pressure, Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the Department of Justice's Russian Federation investig...

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Trump's wife Melania keeps her head bare during Saudi Arabia visit

Trump's wife Melania keeps her head bare during Saudi Arabia visit

Trump's first overseas trip since the election also includes planned stops at the Vatican and Israel. After wrapping up his two-day visit , Trump will travel to Israel, the Vatican and then on to B...

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Trump seeks to win over Muslim leaders with Islam speech

Trump, on the first foreign visit of his presidency, has been plagued by controversy at home, largely connected to his dismissal of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey. Trump's first ...

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McCain Questions Rationality of Calls to Impeach US President

McCain Questions Rationality of Calls to Impeach US President

Trump that the formal process of a case of impeachment against him was begun, before he departed the country on Air Force One". Global stock markets were impacted on Wednesday , including the three...

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Deputy AG stands by the memo used to justify Comey firing

Deputy AG stands by the memo used to justify Comey firing

He was insane, a real nut job", Mr. Trump said, according to the document, which was read to The New York Times by an American official. Wittes said that Comey "preemptively" reached out to shake h...

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Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

Trump meeting with Arab leaders ahead of major speech

Trump was presented with the kingdom's highest civilian honor, a gold medal, during a ceremony at the grand Saudi Royal Court, the Washington Post reported. Trump had been assured a warm welcome in ...

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Jeremy Corbyn: Conservatives creating a 'war between generations'

Jeremy Corbyn: Conservatives creating a 'war between generations'

However the Conservative offensive - backed by a new poster campaign - underlines their belief that Jeremy Corbyn's credibility on the economy remains a key Labour weakness. Mr Corbyn also supported...

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Wisconsin Tornado Victims Feel Lucky to be Alive

Paul area, according to meteorologist Mike Griesinger of the National Weather Service in Chanhassen. More than two dozen individuals were injured in the storm. "There was a little voice in my head tha...

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It appears BC has its first minority government in 65 years

It appears BC has its first minority government in 65 years

Horgan said he also looks forward to a final result by May 22, with thousands of votes still to be counted. While not incorrect, the statement is a bit misleading. New Democrats have made inroads in...

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Lieberman Frontrunner For FBI Job

The trip, which also includes stops in Israel, Italy and Belgium next week, has been billed by the administration as a chance to visit places sacred to three of the world's major religions while givin...

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GST services tax rates finalized: education, healthcare exempted; 28% for five-star hotels

The rates are in line with those finalised for goods. The items that are not essential but are then used by a large number of people have been put in the 12 per cent tax slab . Most probably the ra...

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Telecom services to become expensive under GST

Briefing reporters after the two-day meeting of the Council, Finance Minister Arun Jaitey said telecom and financial services will be taxed at a standard rate of 18 per cent. RatesThe GST Council has ...

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Backed Syrian militias say capture Tabqa from Islamic State

Backed Syrian militias say capture Tabqa from Islamic State

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has spoken out against a USA decision to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters, saying it can not use one terrorist group to try and defeat another. Turkey's top diplomat ...

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ICJ has given no order on 'consular access' for Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz

ICJ has given no order on 'consular access' for Jadhav: Sartaj Aziz

He said Jadhav's case will be handled according to Pakistani law. Mr. Katju was quoted as saying in a social media post, "People are gloating over India's victory before the ICJ regarding Kulbhushan ...

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Rouhani secures resounding victory in Iran presidential election

The runner-up, Ebrahim Raisi, secured 38.5% of the votes with 15,786,449 ballots, Rahmani Fazli noted, saying the two other candidates, Mostafa Aqa-Mirsalim and Mostafa Hashemitaba, have won 478,215 a...

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Erdogan says Turkey will act if Syrian Kurdish militia attacks

Photos and videos posted on social media by witnesses showed a chaotic scene of flying fists, feet and police batons. "We should throw their ambassador the hell out of the United States of Amer...

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Chinese newspaper slams India for OBOR summit boycott

Chinese newspaper slams India for OBOR summit boycott

He said deep-seated problems in global development had yet to be addressed effectively, with worldwide trade and investment sluggish, and economic globalization encountering headwinds. India is upset ...

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Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

Those cries grew louder after Trump's admission Thursday that the FBI's Russian probe factored into his decision to fire Comey , and his Twitter threat that Comey "better hope that there are no "ta...

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FBI probe moves into White House

The notes were taken from inside the office and circulated "as the official account of the meeting". He responded to the report that a White House official is a person of interest with one sentenc...

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North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile in Latest Test

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile in Latest Test

Kong told reporters on arrival that the South Korean president had asked him to convey to the United States government and people his thoughts on South Korea and the alliance and the deployment of t...

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President Trump receives regal welcome in Saudi Arabia

It will be especially sensitive given tensions sparked by the Trump administration's attempted travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations and accusations of anti-Islamic rhetoric on the camp...

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Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

Green has been one of the most outspoken members of Congress calling for the president's impeachment , even taking to the House floor earlier in the week, saying Trump's "obstruction of justice" prov...

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Garson: My favorite patient died because she had a pre-existing condition

Garson: My favorite patient died because she had a pre-existing condition

It wasn't immediately clear if that's enough to ease the fears of moderate Republicans or governors, who have opposed the federal government shifting more Medicaid costs to the states.A spokesman for ...

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The Ebola Virus Is Back In Congo

The Ebola Virus Is Back In Congo

Nigeria was declared free of Ebola virus by the World Health Organization in October 2014 and the country praised for its handling of the disease which caused about 4,500 deaths across‎ West Afric...

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Times Square Attack Leaves Canadian Woman In Very Critical Condition

Times Square Attack Leaves Canadian Woman In Very Critical Condition

Rojas is charged with one count of second-degree murder, five counts of aggravated vehicular homicide and 20 counts of attempted murder. Rojas went running through the street before he was subdued b...

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Like it is Cloud Computing waits, seizes Preakness

Like it is Cloud Computing waits, seizes Preakness

No one passes the Derby when they can get in the field, but Brown was practical enough to understand that his horse would have been a rank outsider in the Derby field and was an unlikely victor. Cloud...

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Trump's ambitious overseas trip begins in Saudi Arabia

Trump's ambitious overseas trip begins in Saudi Arabia

Under political fire at home, U.S. President Donald Trump sealed a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia on Saturday on his maiden foreign trip as he struggled to shift attention from the aftermath...

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Cloud Computing Pulls Off Upset To Win The Preakness

Cloud Computing Pulls Off Upset To Win The Preakness

Don Markus, reporter: What looked for awhile like a classic showdown between the two favorites, Kentucky Derby champion Always Dreaming and Classic Empire, was wiped out by the stretch run by 13-1 lo...

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United States' 'most valuable' source on ISIS threats reportedly compromised by Trump

United States' 'most valuable' source on ISIS threats reportedly compromised by Trump

One of the most controversial measures is permitting Palestinian construction in the West Bank's Area C, which is under the full authority of Israel . He is expected to become the first sitting Unite...

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Assange hails victory after Sweden drops probe, says prepared to end impasse

Assange hails victory after Sweden drops probe, says prepared to end impasse

The Swedish Prosecution Authority said in a statement that Sweden's Director of Public Prosecution, Marianne Ny, "today made a decision to discontinue the investigation" into a rape claim against Assa...

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Macron promises French reform on Berlin visit

Macron promises French reform on Berlin visit

France's new president has chosen the West African nation of Mali for his first official visit outside Europe. Why? "I will reform not because Europe asks for it, but because France needs it", he said...

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Iran's presidential election- Hassan Rouhani reelected after decisive victory

Voting hours were extended several times because of the high turnout - 41.2 million voters, or 73 percent of the electorate. Friday's vote in Iran was the revenge of the moderates. "We also knew ver...

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Trump overseas as Russian Federation probe heats up — Sunday shows preview

President Trump's White House wrapped up another whirlwind week, facing a mounting set of controversies surrounding investigations into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Feder...

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Trump, Tillerson Dance In Saudi Arabia

Trump's decision to make his first official trip overseas to Saudi Arabia, followed by Israel, countries which both share his antagonism towards Iran, marks a contrast with Obama's approach. The king ...

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