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Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out in minutes

Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit concert sells out in minutes

The One Love Manchester concert is scheduled for Sunday and will feature Grande and several other artists, including ColdPlay , Miley Ray Cyrus, Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Usher, and Black Eyed...

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Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony — NY Times

Wow, I never thought I'd be thinking about seeing two presidents impeached in my lifetime, but it looks ever so much more possible. Collins said that the Senate investigation is taking up a lot of...

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Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Parliament was in session as the attacks unfolded, with live footage showing members continuing with routine business even as gun battles were reported in surrounding office buildings and snipers took...

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United States intelligence says Russian hackers set off Qatar diplomatic crisis

Qatar is home to the biggest US military air base in the Middle East and Washington officials say operations have not yet been affected, but this could change if the diplomatic row between Qatar an...

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Trump's Paris Agreement Withdrawal in Context

Trump's Paris Agreement Withdrawal in Context

The historic 2015 climate deal, which includes almost every country in the world , set goals to limit greenhouse gas emissions in order to help curb the rise of global temperatures. And perhaps wha...

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Top US politicians, CEOs, academics defy Trump, launch pro-Paris Accord coalition

Top US politicians, CEOs, academics defy Trump, launch pro-Paris Accord coalition

China in recent years overtook the U.S.as the world leader in renewable power development. Colorado companies including Western Union, New Belgium Brewing and several ski resorts have joined hundred...

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Multiple attackers at Iran parliament, 8 wounded

Another simultaneous shooting and reported suicide attack took place at the tomb of Iran's former supreme leader, Ayatollah Khomeini , in southern Tehran , resulting in several injuries, the age...

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Trump says Qatar row shows his Middle East trip 'paying off'

Yes, there are reasonable and evidence-based cases for why Qatar may be a troublesome USA ally, why NATO's other member states should increase their defense spending, and why South Korea may be reason...

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Donald Trump pushes Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

Donald Trump pushes Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

Four Arab countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing the Persian Gulf nation of supporting terror and triggering the region's worst diplomatic crisis in years. "We are combating the ...

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US Army veteran kills five warehouse workers

US Army veteran kills five warehouse workers

Officials have identified the five employees killed in a shooting Monday at Fiamma, a business that makes awnings for RVs and campers northeast of Orlando , Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings sa...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he doesn't care about Trump tweets

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he doesn't care about Trump tweets

The Prime Minister said party politics should be "put to one side" after the USA president blasted Sadiq Khan in tweets that were widely condemned by politicians of all stripes . "I just don't ha...

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US suspects Russian hackers planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

US suspects Russian hackers planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia said it was cutting ties due to Qatar's "embrace of various terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at destabilizing the region", including the Muslim Brotherhood , al-Qaida , the Islami...

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Trump urges Gulf unity in call with Saudi king

Foreigners residing in Qatar and in possession of a Qatari residence visa would also not be eligible for visa on arrival in the UAE , Etihad spokesman said in an email. Saudi Arabia and other Arab ...

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Deadly attacks turn UK election into a vote on security

The newspaper said it did not believe Brexit would happen under Labour, and warned that electing a government led by left-wing Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn would be "the gravest mistake this countr...

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Trump hails isolation of Qatar

CNN reported , citing unnamed USA officials briefed on the investigation, that the Qatari government reported the breach two weeks ago. It said it ordered shipping agents not to receive any vessels ...

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Kuwait tries to mediate crisis between Qatar, Arab nations

USA officials believe the crisis may have been prompted by Russian hackers, accusing them of breaching Qatar's state news agency and planting a fake news report , according to CNN . French Preside...

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UAE bans expressions of sympathy towards Qatar

Qatar denies the allegations. Trump told Salman that a united Gulf Cooperation Council is "critical to defeating terrorism and promoting regional stability ", according to a White House readout of th...

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London police arrest another attack suspect

London police arrest another attack suspect

It is also believed that he had been thrown out of a mosque after interrupting an imam's sermon. "This is a passing time for us". They had an 18-month-old daughter together. Under the British govern...

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Comey Won't Testify That Trump Obstructed Justice

Comey Won't Testify That Trump Obstructed Justice

The overture was made on March 22, one week into Coats' tenure in the job during a meeting between himself, Trump and CIA Director Mike Pompeo . Flynn had served as an enthusiastic surrogate for Tr...

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Myanmar military plane with 104 aboard goes missing

But when the aircraft reached a height of 18,000 feet (5,400 meters) at about 0135 p.m.local time, it lost contact with the ground at a location 32 km west of Dawei and went missing. A former executiv...

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Seoul to conduct review before allowing more US launchers

Seoul to conduct review before allowing more US launchers

The THAAD system was deployed to intercept those missiles, but it has greatly angered Beijing , which is concerned that powerful radar will be used to spy on China . USFK's public affairs office did...

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Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself goes on trial

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself goes on trial

Carter , now 20, is being tried as a youthful offender because she was a minor when her alleged crime took place. When Roy suggested they should be like Romeo and Juliet, the lovers who killed the...

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Is President Trump's criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan warranted?

Is President Trump's criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan warranted?

In response, London mayor Sadiq Khan wants Trump's upcoming United Kingdom trip cancelled , and Khan's strong statement against the American president is drawing a lot of attention. He challen...

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F1 Raceweek: Hamilton aims for Schumacher record, unlucky 13 for Ferrari

F1 Raceweek: Hamilton aims for Schumacher record, unlucky 13 for Ferrari

When it was put to him that it was ironic Mercedes was struggling with its tyres as it was one of three teams - alongside Ferrari and Red Bull - to carry out 2017 tyre testing a year ago, Wolff ...

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'Megyn Kelly is no match for Putin' … NBC News issues correction

'Megyn Kelly is no match for Putin' … NBC News issues correction

National Security Adviser Michael Flynn , despite a widely circulated December 2015 photo that shows the two sitting next to each other at dinner during an event to celebrate a Russian TV network. "I...

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Trump speaks to Saudi king as Gulf crisis deepens

He later tweeted: "So good to see the Saudi Arabia visit with the King and 50 countries already paying off". The Gulf Cooperation Council is a regional bloc comprising Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwai...

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Comey, Russia will take lead during Wednesday FISA hearing

Comey's highly anticipated appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday (Friday NZT) could be a turning point in a controversy that has rocked Trump's young administration. Lawm...

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Top IOS 11 Features We're Excited About

Top IOS 11 Features We're Excited About

Apple hasn't provided any updated figures in this regard, but there's a good chance the new Pencil gets very close to that figure. How can I download iOS 11? Tim Cook and his team at Apple have...

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Police name 2 London attackers, say 1 was known to authorities

There is also a virtual condolence book for Christine Archibald and the other victims on Facebook . The London attack, carried out by three knife-wielding men in a rented van, is apparently unconne...

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London's Mayor Wants To Cancel Trump's Trip To The UK

London's Mayor Wants To Cancel Trump's Trip To The UK

But the mayor's remarks about being alarmed, which focused not on the subject of terror but on an increased police presence in the wake of the attack, were taken out of context. Donald Trump is makin...

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United Nations extends North Korea sanctions in 'clear message' to Pyongyang

Mattis paraphrased former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill , after a participant asked whether or not the world was witnessing the "destruction" of a rules-based order founded by the USA in t...

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Jeff Sessions offered to resign as attorney general after drawing Trump's ire

Jeff Sessions offered to resign as attorney general after drawing Trump's ire

White House spokesman Sean Spicer wouldn't answer a question Tuesday about Mr. Trump's level of confidence in Mr. Sessions. Spicer said that he had not consulted with the president on his "leve...

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Sessions offered to resign amid tensions with Trump

Sessions offered to resign amid tensions with Trump

Attorney General Jeff Sessions had offered to resign from his post, following the increasing tension between him and President Donald Trump , according to latest reports. Trump may not fully underst...

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Army Major, 4 Militants Killed in Nagaland Encounter

Army Major, 4 Militants Killed in Nagaland Encounter

According to initial reports by ANI , a territorial army officer was also killed during the encounter. The operation is now underway with a group reported to be of combined ULFA and NSCN (K) terror...

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Kabul blast: NDS says Pak-based Haqqani network behind attack

The dead also included Afghan security guards at the facilities, including the US Embassy, while 11 American contractors were wounded. At least 11 U.S. "We can not say yet exactly what the attack wa...

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