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Russians discussed how to influence Trump via aides

Russians discussed how to influence Trump via aides

He says he doesn't know if any collusion occurred between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. Brennan's comments raise the possibility that the FBI is investigating whether Trump campaign off...

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Trial of Disgraced South Korean President Begins

What is Ms Park accused of? Park told the judge during Tuesday's trial that she has "the same position" as her lawyers, who have argued Park hasn't committed any legal wrongdoing. Lee has denied us...

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UK terror threat level raised to critical

UK terror threat level raised to critical

Abedi was born in Britain to a Libyan family, grew up in Manchester's southern suburbs and attended the local Salford University for a time. He has been taken into custody at a central London police...

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France gainsays Trump, highlights Iran's role in Mideast peace

Trump met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas while visiting Israel and the West Bank. Now, an official statement has come straight f...

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President Trump Prepares to Visit Israel

President Trump Prepares to Visit Israel

The maps, shown in a video promoting President Donald Trump's visit to Israel and other Middle Eastern countries, removed the West Bank and Golan Heights area as belonging to Israel. White House a...

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Russian Federation probe: Subpoenas to get Flynn to talk

Russian Federation probe: Subpoenas to get Flynn to talk

Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) told the media that the lawmakers will use all the options on the table they can to get the documents they need for the investigation. Warner, in an interview wi...

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Two men publicly caned 83 times for homosexuality in Indonesia

Two men publicly caned 83 times for homosexuality in Indonesia

That occurred in Aceh province, which is governed according to the principles of Islamic sharia law. The men were sentenced to 85 strokes but the number was reduced by two because they had spent two...

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Death Toll from Ariana Grande Concert Bombing Could Rise

Death Toll from Ariana Grande Concert Bombing Could Rise

It is the first time the threat level has been raised to the critical level in the United Kingdom since 2007, after the deadly attack on London's Underground train network and buses. She said Brit...

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'High possibility' of conflict with North Korea, says new South Korean President

'High possibility' of conflict with North Korea, says new South Korean President

Trump later said he would be "honored" to meet the North's leader, Kim Jong Un , under the right conditions. Trump has said "a major, major conflict" with North Korea was possible and all options...

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Manchester bombing: Three more arrested

Manchester bombing: Three more arrested

Abedi was known to British authorities, but had been considered a minor figure - on the fringes of Islamic militant movements, not an imminent threat. "My son was as religious as any child who opens h...

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President Zuma congratulates the President of Iran on his election victory

President Zuma congratulates the President of Iran on his election victory

He met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem and said in a statement after the meeting that Israel and Muslim nations have a growing realization that they share a "common cause" of com...

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Roger Ailes, former Fox News chairman, dead at 77

Ailes died Thursday at age 77. "In the years I worked with Ailes he was a great mentor, deeply patriotic, committed to Fox News and really anxious about America", Gingrich, a Republican, wrote on Tw...

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Pope Francis Gives Trump Climate Change Letter As Gift

Pope Francis Gives Trump Climate Change Letter As Gift

Several users are sharing side-by-side photos of Francis' meeting with Mr. Trump and former President Barack Obama, implying that you can read the pontiff's political or personal preference for USA ...

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Trump in Bethlehem highlight of dailies — Newspapers Review

Trump in Bethlehem highlight of dailies — Newspapers Review

Michael Oren, a deputy minister in Netanyahu's coalition government and a former Israeli ambassador to Washington, said the vagueness with which Trump addressed the Israeli-Palestinian issue cou...

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British Police Search For Bomber's Accomplices, Warn Of 'Imminent' Attack

British Police Search For Bomber's Accomplices, Warn Of 'Imminent' Attack

Police in Tripoli arrested a brother of Abedi and his father. A Twitter account dedicated to updates on Ariana Grande is claiming the singer has reached out to the families of the 22 victims of th...

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Tillerson urges Rouhani to dismantle 'network of terrorism'

Tillerson urges Rouhani to dismantle 'network of terrorism'

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the USA administration lacked knowledge about the Middl...

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Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

Flynn's decision, which his attorneys announced in a letter sent Monday to Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr , R-N.C., and Vice Chairman Mark Warner , D-Va., came as a top House De...

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UK's Lib Dem Promises Referendum on EU Deal With Option to Remain

So, how do the Lib Dems plan to change that? But it said it will not scrap university tuition fees, insisting the NHS is a bigger spending priority. The latest opinion poll from Panelbase, of more...

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Melania Trump rebuffs husband's hand again

I will call them, from now on, losers, because that's what they are: "losers". Some speculated Donald Trump only reached for his wife's hand after he noticed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netan...

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Ariana Grande returns to U.S. following Manchester bombing

Ariana Grande returns to U.S. following Manchester bombing

Police have said that a 23-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the bombing, but it is unclear whether the man was arrested during this raid or at another location. Parliament is not now sitt...

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Oil producers move closer to nine months extension of oil production cut

Oil producers move closer to nine months extension of oil production cut

Prices have risen on a consensus that a pledge by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and other producers, including Russian Federation, to cut supplies by 1.8 million bar...

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Trump on Manchester bombing: the terrorists are

Trump on Manchester bombing: the terrorists are "evil losers"

At the airport, Trump was welcomed by the entire Israeli cabinet, members of which were ordered to attend by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , before holding an initial meeting with Rivlin....

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Temperate note: Trump's speech in Riyadh nails terrorism, but fumbles on Iran

Temperate note: Trump's speech in Riyadh nails terrorism, but fumbles on Iran

Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , he argued he never mentioned Israel, the source of the classified intelligence, according to various officials - something he has not be...

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Commerce Secretary Amazed At How Friendly Saudi Arabia Is

Commerce Secretary Amazed At How Friendly Saudi Arabia Is

The poor things have never seen a ballot box. Rouhani added: "Our missiles are for peace, not for attack". Mr Trump said shared concern about Iran was driving Israel and many Arab states ...

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Everything we know about the Manchester attack

Everything we know about the Manchester attack

A spokesman for Ariana Grande , 23, said the singer was "okay". Britain is on its second-highest alert level of "severe" meaning an attack by militants is considered highly likely. TMZ have also re...

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Trump's haphazard approach to Middle East may compound risks

Trump's haphazard approach to Middle East may compound risks

That omission encouraged Israel's right-wing but it disappointed Palestinians. Trump's comments, the newspaper added, in effect tied "the future of the anti-Iran coalition to the Palestinian issue d...

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California guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital after brawl

California guards, 7 inmates sent to hospital after brawl

The guards had been had been breaking up a fistfight between two inmates when they were overwhelmed in an exercise yard teeming with several hundred high-security inmates. In response, officers from 3...

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Taiwan Will Be The First Asian Country To Legalise Same-sex Marriage

Taiwan Will Be The First Asian Country To Legalise Same-sex Marriage

Tsai Ing-wen, Taiwan's first female president, expressed support for gay marriage before her election in 2016. While Taiwan is at the forefront of same-sex rights in Asia - it has held an annu...

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Here's what Trump and Netanyahu talked about in their private moments together

Trump was in a bilateral meeting with President Reuven Rivlin of Israel during his ongoing diplomacy tour when he implied that the country was not, in fact in the Middle East. Trump to them, namely, t...

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Melania and Ivanka Wore Veils at the Vatican

Melania and Ivanka Wore Veils at the Vatican

There were smiles all around. Francis then gave the president a small sculptured olive tree and told him through the interpreter that it symbolized peace. Security measures were tight, with hundre...

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China's Xi threatened war over South China Sea: Duterte

By agreeing to bilateral negotiations, analysts say the Philippines weakens the position of other countries involved, impedes efforts for a multilateral solution, and lays bare China's ability to co...

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Ariana Grande reportedly offers to pay for funerals of Manchester bomb victims

Home Secretary Amber Rudd said Salman Abedi, who killed 22 people and wounded dozens at an Ariana Grande concert Monday night in Manchester, had been known to security forces "up to a point". Offici...

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Republican congressional candidate accused of 'body slamming' journalist

Republican congressional candidate accused of 'body slamming' journalist

He added: "Get the hell out of here". The reporter is Ben Jacobs of the Guardian , a left-leaning paper. "This happened behind a half closed door, so I didn't see it all, but here's what it looke...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders risk clash with Trump over support for anti-Isil coalition

Mr. Trump is also scheduled to meet Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and other leaders of the EU on Thursday morning. Earlier Wednesday, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he ex...

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Manchester United pip Liverpool FC as most decorated club

Manchester United pip Liverpool FC as most decorated club

The Spaniard admitted it was hard to concentrate in the build-up to the game due to the events taking place in the city. And perhaps he was due that touch of good fortune after being thwarted by the w...

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