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Communities must do what they can after Trump's 'disastrous' decision

Donald Trump believes that the agreement is unfair to the US and will require eliminating crucial American jobs in coal and oil. "They also believe it is 'unfair" since other leading polluters like I...

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Trump intervenes in Gulf rift, pointing at Qatar over militant funding

Trump intervenes in Gulf rift, pointing at Qatar over militant funding

Another Arab nation, Jordan, said after studying the causes of the crisis with Qatar it was downgrading its diplomatic representation and withdrawing licenses for the Amman bureau of the Doha-base...

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London attack: What we know

London attack: What we know

British police say they have arrested 12 people in east London over the attack in the London Bridge area. Three knife-wielding assailants rammed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and stab...

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Putin's hacking denials and conspiracies in US interview

Putin even deftly denied any hacking efforts related to the US presidential election in 2016. Putin also rubbished reports of the existence of a dossier containing damaging personal information r...

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Guterres calls for two-state solution for Israel, Palestine

The Israeli occupation of Palestine is half a century old today, a situation that generates chronic needs, warned United Nations humanitarian coordinator Robert Piper. "In too many cases, these poli...

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In Response To Trump's Tweets, Some US Envoys Push Back - Diplomatically

In Response To Trump's Tweets, Some US Envoys Push Back - Diplomatically

On Monday afternoon, White House principal deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders came to the president's defense as ABC News' Jonathan Karl asked why Trump was "picking a fight" with Khan. Tru...

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Moment woman saved child by diving in the way of vehicle

Moment woman saved child by diving in the way of vehicle

Said police chief A. J. Perez: "I want to say thank you to this good person". The heart-stopping scene, which was captured on surveillance video, happened on Wednesday (May 31) at the side of Junc...

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London attack suspects named by United Kingdom police

He appeared in a Channel 4 documentary entitled " The Jihadis Next Door " about British extremists that was broadcast past year, British media reported . Writing in the Guardian on Monday, leader of ...

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UK Police Release All Detained Over London Terror Act Without Charges

Police said on Sunday they were holding 11 people, all arrested in raids on two addresses in Barking in suburban east London . All 12 people arrested on Sunday after the London attack have now be...

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Trump Hotels Moves Beyond Luxury With Downmarket Lodging Chain

Trump Hotels Moves Beyond Luxury With Downmarket Lodging Chain

Chawla, whose Chawla Hotels Inc.is converting three existing MS hotels into the American Idea properties, and Trump Organization executives say politics play no role in the new brand. The first three ...

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London Mayor Leads Vigil For Attack Victims

London Mayor Leads Vigil For Attack Victims

The second alleged attacker was identified by police as Rachid Redouane , who alternately used the surname Elkhdar, and claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan. Britain's response to the terror threat mu...

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Turkey disapproves of sanctions on Qatar: Erdogan

A spokeswoman for the Qatari embassy in Washington said the investigation is ongoing and its results would be released publicly soon. "They said they would take a hard line on funding extremism, and...

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Attacker with hammer shot by police near Notre Dame in Paris

Attacker with hammer shot by police near Notre Dame in Paris

Another officer shot the assailant in the chest, police union spokesman Yves Lefebvre told BFMTV. It comes just three days after Islamist militants killed seven people in London in a knife and van...

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Pro-Trump group labels James Comey political 'showboat' in new ad

Pro-Trump group labels James Comey political 'showboat' in new ad

When former FBI Director James Comey appears before Congress , lawmakers are sure to ask him about press reports alleging President Donald Trump may have interfered in the agency's Russian Fe...

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Syria's Assad says iconic photo of Omran Daqneesh is 'fake'

Syria's Assad says iconic photo of Omran Daqneesh is 'fake'

His older brother Ali later died of wounds sustained in the same bombing. He was rescued along with his three siblings and his parents from the rubble of their partially destroyed apartment building...

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Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

Trump's latest missive at Khan was part of several Monday morning tweets from the president. You can see examples of this here and here and here, among many others . In a statement made to the pre...

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Putin: no one would survive war between Russian Federation and US

Thats just the nature of things. "There are certain natural cycles", Putin said. But, then again, this is coming from a man who rides horses shirtless, tranquilises tigers in the wild and challenges...

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Trump doubles down on call for 'travel ban'

In his Monday tweets , Trump bashed the Justice Department for its decision to ask the Supreme Court to review the second version of the ban - which he signed. None of the lethal terrorists were refu...

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Exxon says Qatar LNG not affected by Arab states tension

Exxon says Qatar LNG not affected by Arab states tension

U.S. officials had said on Monday that the United States would quietly try to calm the waters between Saudi Arabia and Qatar, arguing that the small Gulf state was too important to USA military an...

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USA court blocks Trumps 'Muslim ban' for the second time

The US Department of Justice said Thursday it will appeal a ruling upholding a suspension of President Donald Trump's travel ban to the US Supreme Court. "We decline to do so, not only because i...

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Trump's sons stand by father's criticism of London mayor

Mr Khan added: "Of course we should carry on talking to Donald Trump , the U.S. are close allies of ours. Honestly I've got better and more important things to focus on". "No reason to be alarmed"....

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Manuel Noriega: The life of Panama's former military dictator

Noriega takes refuge in the Vatican embassy for 10 days, then surrenders to the U.S. soldiers, who take him to the United States. Two years later, Torrijos died in a mysterious plane crash in 1981 (...

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U.S. embassy in Israel not being relocated to Jerusalem, for now

U.S. embassy in Israel not being relocated to Jerusalem, for now

President Trump signed a waiver Thursday that will keep the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv for at least another six months. They noted that the issues went beyond the embassy, as recognition of Jerusalem ...

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What We Know About Reality Winner, Government Contractor Accused Of NSA Leak

And within days, victor allegedly found it, printed it out and mailed it to The Intercept . The FBI and several congressional committees are investigating how Russia interfered in the election ...

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'Heroic' nurse Kirsty Boden died helping people London Bridge

'Heroic' nurse Kirsty Boden died helping people London Bridge

They added: "We are so proud of Kirsty's courageous actions which demonstrate how selfless, caring and heroic she was, not only on that night, but throughout all of her life ". "Don't know whether it...

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Comey expected to refute Trump

President Donald Trump is itching to punch back at former FBI Director James Comey , The Washington Post reported . Trump's alleged request of Comey came in a private Oval Office meeting on Fe...

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Trump wishes Comey 'luck'; tensions with Sessions

Trump wishes Comey 'luck'; tensions with Sessions

Justice Department spokesman Ian Prior declined to comment. He said Sessions "doesn't believe it's appropriate to respond to media inquiries on matters that may be related to ongoing investigations". ...

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Syrian Democratic forces enter Islamic State held Raqqa

Raqqa was among the first cities captured by Islamic State , also known as ISIS, and has been a base for several militants who carried out terrorist attacks in Europe. By mid-afternoon, a number of n...

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Former US secretary of state questions Trump's intention to renegotiate Paris agreement

Trump "knows that it is changing and that the United States has to be responsible for it and that is what we are going to do", Haley said , adding that withdrawing from the Paris agreement will not...

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THAAD deployment faces delay due to new environment assessment

THAAD deployment faces delay due to new environment assessment

The measure is in addition to the ministry's small and informal environmental assessment that's due for completion this month. The decision came after a high-profile probe into the Defense Ministry ...

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Police name gunman in Melbourne hostage-taking

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told reporters Tuesday the attack was being treated as a terrorist incident, saying it had "shocked all Australians". The network said it received a pho...

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President Trump lays wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns

President Trump spent Memorial Day paying tribute to America's fallen service members at Arlington National Cemetery . "Words can not measure the depth of their devotion, the purity of their love...

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Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Senate Republicans claim progress on health care legislation

Rank-and-file Republicans claimed progress after yet another closed-door meeting Tuesday, yet hedged on whether they'll muster the votes for passage. The House healthcare bill could result in 23 mil...

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AP source says Comey told boss about Trump worries

AP source says Comey told boss about Trump worries

Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, shows that he was talking about whether anyone at the Justice Department had tried to stifle an investigation - not the president. Senior senators, meanwhile, have begun to pre...

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Kerry, Gore blast Trump climate exit

Globally, world leaders have publicly denounced Trump's withdrawal, however, PM Bill English has remained very quiet, and the government's Climate Change spokesperson Paula Bennett has said that she...

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