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Trump's Pushy Approach Toward NATO Shows Member Countries Who Is Boss

While nearly all the European leaders watching the President had awkward expressions on their faces, others were snickering. Mr Trump appeared to have been talking to Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor...

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G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks, French source says

Unlike other G7 leaders, he is not due to give a closing press conference before flying out. U.S. President Donald Trump says he'll make a final decision next week on the Paris climate accord. "...

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Most wanted Philippine militant Hapilon often evasive

The exodus of thousands of residents has continue. PHILIPPINE officials have claimed that foreign fighters are among Islamist militants killed by troops in the southern southern city of Marawi l...

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G-7 source: United States gets more time for climate pact answer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said "we put forward very many arguments" for the USA sticking with the agreement. While those comments were remarkable given Trump's fierce criticism of the Pari...

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Israel slammed for 'revisionist' Jerusalem Day celebrations

Israel slammed for 'revisionist' Jerusalem Day celebrations

Mr Trump is expected to hold around 40 minutes of talks with Mr Abbas, whom he met at the White House earlier this month, before the two issue separate statements. Trump was presented with a Book of P...

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Why Ivanka, Melania Trump covered up in Rome but not Saudi Arabia

It was not clear exactly what the pair discussed during their meeting , but the White House and the Vatican reportedly indicated that terrorism, climate change and peace were covered. He gave the P...

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Trump seeks to warm Israel-Arab relations

Trump seeks to warm Israel-Arab relations

On this trip, Trump avoided mentioning a two-state solution , the usual proposal offered to address competing Israeli and Palestinian demands. What's more, he took jihadists to task for their so-...

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G-7 Leaders Brace for Clashes With Trump on Trade, Climate

G-7 Leaders Brace for Clashes With Trump on Trade, Climate

President Trump began the last leg of his foreign trip Friday beating back a report that he said Germany was "very bad" for flooding the US with automobiles. With the Italian Prime Minister, the...

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Battle for Mosul: Pentagon confirms USA airstrike killed 105 civilians in March

The Pentagon's report stated that U.S. personnel "could not have predicted" that dozens of Mosul residents were in the building being used by Isis snipers to attack Iraqi forces. In March, the US-le...

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House Intel panel likely to also subpoena Flynn businesses, Dem says

House Intel panel likely to also subpoena Flynn businesses, Dem says

In a statement to reporters regarding the subpoenas , panel vice chairman Mark Warner said on Tuesday that the committee disagrees "with General Flynn's lawyers' interpretation of taking the Fifth"...

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Church calendar for Saturday, May 27

Church calendar for Saturday, May 27

Taylor Rodriguez will perform from 6 to 8 p.m.; purchase your tickets at the door. Call the church office for more information at 770-775-7238. Special Music , 11 a.m., Lynchburg Church of the Bret...

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United States plans first test of ICBM intercept, with NKorea on mind

United States plans first test of ICBM intercept, with NKorea on mind

Missile Defense Agency spokesman Christopher Johnson explained that the target will be custom made to resemble an ICBM, meaning it will travel at a quicker pace than test missiles used in the past. S...

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Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

The first encounter took place on Thursday morning ahead of the two leaders' working lunch. A handshake is one of the ways a person makes their first impression and US President Donald Trump is ob...

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What happens to Earth if the US exits the climate deal?

What happens to Earth if the US exits the climate deal?

So he knows that in the USA there's very strong opinions on both sides, but he also knows that Paris has important meaning to numerous European leaders. Macron hailed this as "one of the true outcom...

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G-7 Source: US Gets More Time for Climate Pact Decision

The delay provided opportunity for G-7 leaders and Pope Francis to press Trump to honor the U.S.'s environmental commitments. A person familiar with the talks said six members of the Group of Seven...

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Manchester Bombing: Trump Calls Alleged Intel Leaks 'Deeply Troubling'

British-born Salman Abedi , 22, who was known to security services, killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children on Monday. Police hunting the " network " behind his attack said t...

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Ariana Grande to hold concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Ariana Grande to hold concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Greater Manchester Police released a statement condemning the leaks on behalf of the National Counter-Terrorism Policing units that suggested a severe rupture in trust between Britain and the United S...

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US President promises not to forget Papal message

US President promises not to forget Papal message

Grisham, the first lady's communications director, would not comment as to whether the first couple would raise their son in the Catholic faith, nor did she answer a request for specifics about Mel...

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Poor, Poor Sean Spicer wasn't invited to the Vatican party

Poor, Poor Sean Spicer wasn't invited to the Vatican party

With all this attention on his hands during his nine-day trip, a spoof ideo has emerged, which shows an "angry" Pope Francis slapping the USA leader's his hand away. Francis gave Trump a medal ...

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General Election: Labour's odds shortening by the hour following May's u-turn

May said the Conservatives were laying out a long-term plan for addressing the social care crisis. One was a proposal to transfer a greater share of the cost of caring for elderly people from taxpay...

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Iran, Russia Discuss Cooperation on Regional Security

Iran, Russia Discuss Cooperation on Regional Security

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has railed against Washington for anti-Iran remarks, saying Iranophobia and repeating false accusations against Tehran are manifests of American government'...

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What is the most backhanded present you have given or received?

What is the most backhanded present you have given or received?

Both joined him on his visit to the Western Wall , although in keeping with their Orthodox Jewish faith and the sect's rules for the holy site, the men and women prayed separately. "Two of the issues...

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Trump still not backing Paris climate agreement - Italy's PM

But with Trump pushing off a decision on the Paris accord until after he returns to Washington, it was unclear how strong the group of wealthy nations - the U.S., Britain, Canada, France, Germany, ...

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Trump delays decision on Paris climate accord

German Chancellor Angela Merkel , whom Trump spoke to on the sidelines of the summit a day after criticizing the Germans on trade , said the G-7 leaders had made "many arguments" in support of the...

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Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow

Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow

Bethlehem - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reiterated his call for the establishment of a Palestinian State with East Jerusalem as its capital during his 45-minute encounter with his Americ...

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Britain resumes intelligence sharing with the US after pause

Britain resumes intelligence sharing with the US after pause

He pledged to ask the US Department of Justice to launch a review, and "if appropriate, the culprit should be prosecuted". Damage was done, says former MI5 intelligence officer Annie Machon, but rel...

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Draymond Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

The Cavs" "Big Three' were strongly backed by their reserves. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 43.5 percent from beyond the arc and 77.4 percent from the free throw line. I'm very happy about ou...

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G7 to acknowledge climate deadlock with US

But diplomats admit Trump is unlikely to take a firm position at the summit, meaning a final communique issued by the leaders could be tempered significantly compared to the statement they issued at...

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DNC calls for firing Trump's son-in-law over Russia revelations

This would involve using Russian diplomatic facilities to prevent the monitoring of conversations between top Trump officials and Russia , according to the Post , which cited US officials briefed ...

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Decoding Donald Trump's body language at the G7 Summit

Decoding Donald Trump's body language at the G7 Summit

They are ready to reach for peace. And none has been willing to push the aggressor, Israel , to undertake serious overtures towards recognising the pre-1967 Palestinian territory as a full state . I...

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Lib Dem manifesto targets diesel cars

He said: "People in Europe are negotiating on the basis of getting a deal that they think is in the long-term interests of the EU". Mr Farron put his party's commitments on Brexit at the heart o...

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Pakistan and Afghanistan Cricket Boards want to play cricket for peace

Pakistan and Afghanistan Cricket Boards want to play cricket for peace

While addressing the media, PCB chief also said that the two sides would play a series which could be organised in United Arab Emirates (UAE), Afghanistan or Pakistan. The ACB had arranged a similar...

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Trump's views on climate change

Trump's views on climate change "evolving" -White House adviser

Seven wealthy democracies have reached a deal at their annual summit to give the Trump administration time to tell them whether the United States plans to stay in the Paris climate agreement. Trum...

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Ayodhya case: Court asks Advani, Bharti, Joshi to appear on

Ayodhya case: Court asks Advani, Bharti, Joshi to appear on

Defence lawyer Manish Tripathi, who moved the applications for exemption, told The Indian Express: "We informed the court that the accused could not attend the proceedings due to personal reasons and ...

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Donald Trump Appears to Shove Prime Minister Dusko Markovic at NATO Meeting

Donald Trump Appears to Shove Prime Minister Dusko Markovic at NATO Meeting

UNIDENTIFIED BAND: (Playing "The Star-Spangled Banner"). It is not the first video of US President Donald Trump which went viral in the last few days but definitely the most amusing of them. JEN...

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