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Houston bars opening early for Comey testimony watch parties

In his Thursday testimony to the committee , Comey wouldn't say if he felt this rose to " obstruction of justice ", the charge that ultimately led to Richard Nixon's resignation from the presidency...

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The Comey hearing isn't making waves in Russian Federation

Comey said yes, he had gotten that impression from Sally Yates - the fired acting attorney general who already testified to warning the White House in January that Flynn had lied to Pence abou...

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General election 2017: DUP deal 'risks peace process'

Mrs Foster told Sky News: "We had very good discussions yesterday with the Conservative Party in relation to how we could support them in forming a national government - one that would bring stabili...

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United Kingdom elections: How Jeremy Corbyn orchestrated a seismic shift in British politics

It is imperative to the democratic process and to Britain's future relationship with the European Union that Ms May and her cabinet reflect on these facts long and hard. "The task of restoring orderly...

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Cosby Lawyer Challenges Accuser's Credibility In Sexual Assault Trial

About half an hour later, Ms Constand said, she had trouble talking and difficulty moving and was suffering double vision. Montgomery County court officers showed Allred the door during Wednesday'...

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British PM May says will govern with "friends" for successful Brexit deal

Falling short of an outright majority is known as a hung parliament , meaning the Conservatives will now need to form a coalition government in order to govern effectively. Among the casualties w...

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Qatar says Gulf citizens can stay despite crisis

Qatar says Gulf citizens can stay despite crisis

He said he had been consulted in advance by nations that "spoke to me about confronting Qatar", a country he said historically has been a "funder of terrorism at a very high level". On Wednesday, Tu...

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Lavrov: Russia makes efforts to resolve Qatar dispute

Lavrov: Russia makes efforts to resolve Qatar dispute

Kuwait did not follow the suit of other Arab states in cutting ties with Qatar and has been trying to mediate a diplomatic solution to the crisis. In a speech aimed at cleaning up Trump's remarks...

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Gas giant Qatar Petroleum says unaffected by Gulf crisis

Gas giant Qatar Petroleum says unaffected by Gulf crisis

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt on Monday snapped diplomatic relations with Qatar. A separate SPA report on Saturday acknowledged Tillerson's call for Qatar to curtail suppor...

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Trump dismisses ex-FBI director Comey as a 'leaker'

Kasowitz quickly endorsed Comey's acknowledgment of Trump's statement that he had told the president three times he was not a target of any FBI investigation, and he said Trump felt vindicat...

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Mississippi: Headless body located after severed head found

Mississippi: Headless body located after severed head found

As police worked this crime scene another call came in about the discovery of a charred headless body. According to Jones, a few hours later, the investigations lead to a headless burned body that...

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Accession of India, Pakistan carries historic significance: SCO

As an SCO member, India is expected to have a bigger say in pressing for concerted action in dealing with terrorism as well as on issues relating to security and defence in the region. Giving broad ...

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Macron set for landslide majority in parliament

Some 47.5 million eligible voters are eligible to cast their ballots to elect 577 lawmakers to the lower house of Parliament or the National Assembly. With many fresh faces among the candidates, a pol...

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Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame

Paris Police Shoot, Wound Hammer-Wielding Assailant Outside Notre Dame

Some reports suggest the man was about 40-years-old. "Nothing, absolutely nothing, foretold that one day he'd be a jihadi who'd want to kill a policeman in the name of I don't know what cause". "H...

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Dodd-Frank Act overhaul necessary to help boost economy

Speaker Paul RyanPaul RyanEx-GOP rep: Ryan's impeachment claim about Trump "isn't true" Tom Brokaw: "Trump ran as a big time exec, not as an apprentice" Trump praises House vote to dismantle Dodd-F...

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Donald Trump and Angela Merkel in war of words

Donald Trump and Angela Merkel in war of words

He said the two countries share the values of innovation and democracy and these values were "a blessing for mankind". Merkel said she reached that conclusion after the G7 and NATO Summits, in whi...

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Russian Federation touts dialogue in addressing Qatar crisis

Russian Federation touts dialogue in addressing Qatar crisis

Analysts say the crisis is partly an extension of a 2014 dispute, when Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain temporarily recalled their ambassadors over Qatari support for Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. ...

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UK's Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

UK's Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new election this year or next

The Opposition Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has also said that his party is waiting in the wings to take charge after he defied pollsters predictions by gaining 30 seats in Thursday's election, leavi...

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Tough break for Theresa May as top aides quit

May's Conservatives won 318 seats in the election, falling short of the 326 required for an absolute majority. May spent the campaign denouncing Corbyn as the weak leader of a spendthrift party that...

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Trump tells Qatar to stop funding terrorism

President Donald Trump said he backed a Saudi Arabia-led movement to isolate Qatar over its funding of extremist groups, once again sending conflicting signals about the USA stance in a dispute be...

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Damian Green appointed First Secretary of State in Cabinet reshuffle

Damian Green appointed First Secretary of State in Cabinet reshuffle

Damien Green has been appointed First Secretary of State as Theresa May reshuffles her Cabinet. Truss received a demotion as earlier she was in charge of her own department as justice secretary an...

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UN chief calls for implementation of Paris climate agreement in Astana - spokesman

UN chief calls for implementation of Paris climate agreement in Astana - spokesman

Modi said unless coordinated efforts were made to contain radicalisation, recruitment of terrorists, their training and financing, it is impossible to find a solution. The Chinese President said his c...

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Polls open in French legislative elections

The party has already come first in 10 of the 11 French overseas constituencies that voted before the mainland. If no candidate manages to achieve that target then all candidates who win at least 12...

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Theresa May's Chiefs of Staff Resign After Election Results

Theresa May's Chiefs of Staff Resign After Election Results

Cable, beaten in the 2015 election, regained a parliamentary seat in Thursday's general election , which ended with the Conservatives being forced to form a minority government . Meanwhile, May anno...

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'Dead Woman Walking': Amid Election Fallout, Theresa May Stands On Shaky Ground

'Dead Woman Walking': Amid Election Fallout, Theresa May Stands On Shaky Ground

Downing St. said the Cabinet will discuss the agreement on Monday. May called the early election when her party was comfortably ahead in the polls, in the hope of increasing her majority and strengt...

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UK leader strikes deal to stay in power

UK leader strikes deal to stay in power

Joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill formed part of May's small inner circle and were blamed by many Conservatives for the party's lackluster campaign and unpopular election platform,...

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Theresa May's gamble backfires but could form a further right-wing government

Theresa May's gamble backfires but could form a further right-wing government

DUP leader Arlene Foster said her party would be entering talks with the Conservatives to explore "how it may it be possible to bring stability to our nation at this time of great challenge". The DU...

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France confirms second French death in London attack

Today a 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of terrorist offences, and taken to a south London police station. The second victim of the London Bridge terror attack to be named was 32-year-...

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Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

Sanders 'Delighted' by Corbyn's Success in UK Election

It means the Democratic Unionist Party - a small party in Northern Ireland - is now the kingmaker, with an unexpected chance to have a big say in Britain's divorce from the European Union . A sou...

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PM apologises to Tories who lost seats and reaffirms top cabinet posts

PM apologises to Tories who lost seats and reaffirms top cabinet posts

The new Parliament will be sworn in on Tuesday, although May has until June 19 to work out the full terms of the Conservatives' agreement with the DUP. The two parties are broadly politically aligne...

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Qatar FM rejects intervention in foreign policy

Qatar, which has developed an assertive foreign policy over the past decade, denies that it supports militants and says it is helping to reduce the threat of terrorism by backing groups that fight p...

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London attack: Police release photos of fake explosive belts

London attack: Police release photos of fake explosive belts

Large trucks have been used in past ramming attacks in Europe and have caused higher numbers of casualties. The London Bridge terrorists tried to hire a 7.5-tonne lorry online on the morning of th...

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Trio detained by anti-terror police in east London following armed raids

She said she told her son to be careful about anything he did after that, including surfing the internet, adding that she didn't approve of his London friends and never felt comfortable in his Lond...

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'There's nothing to negotiate' with Qatar, Emirati diplomat says

'There's nothing to negotiate' with Qatar, Emirati diplomat says

The Qatari Foreign Ministry said in a statement the two held talks on how "restore the normal relations" of the Gulf as the 2022 FIFA World Cup host and worldwide air travel hub now finds itself isola...

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Qatar tells Gulf residents they are free to stay

Erdogan has vowed to support Qatar, a close ally, in the dispute, even though he also wants to maintain good relations with the other Gulf states. Qatar has been in talks with Iran and Turkey to sec...

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