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Biggest LeBron disappointment is not winning title for teammates Korver, Williamses

Durant said he was "anxious and jittery" before Monday's game, but "prevailed" as he scored more than 30 points in each of the five games. The Cavaliers, led by stars LeBron James' 41 points and ...

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Unchanged Blues team for Origin Two

Can Thurston and Slater orchestrate the biggest Origin comeback since Wayne Bennett smuggled Alfie Langer back into the country under a false name in 2001? "For us being back in Sydney I think...

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Jeff Sessions: Everything you need to know about the attorney general

Jeff Sessions: Everything you need to know about the attorney general

And he has threatened to withhold coveted grant money from localities that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities as they try to detain and deport people. We'll see whether the Presi...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions to publicly testify Tuesday to Senate Intelligence committee

Comey said Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before Trump asked him in February to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's cont...

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Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Jeff Sessions To Appear Before Senate Intelligence Committee Tuesday

Former FBI Director James Comey hinted in his public hearing Thursday that Sessions, a former USA senator from Alabama, may have had additional contacts with Russians, and said in a closed hearing ...

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EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK

May looked set to face criticism and anger from Conservative MPs at a private meeting in parliament over her handling of an election that lost the party its parliamentary majority. May earlier reappoi...

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S.Africa's Zille punished over colonialism tweet

S.Africa's Zille punished over colonialism tweet

Zille was suspended earlier this month from all party activities‚ pending the outcome of a disciplinary hearing for bringing the party into disrepute. The alternative was to become embroiled in a prot...

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Philippines Struggles to Suppress ISIS-Linked Rebels as Foreign Fighters Found

Philippines Struggles to Suppress ISIS-Linked Rebels as Foreign Fighters Found

Asked if the course of the conflict was the reason for Fortes' replacement, spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Ray Tiongson said: "That's not the reason". The clashes erupted when security forces raided a...

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Jeff Sessions to Offer Public Testimony on Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will reportedly double down on a Department of Justice claim that former FBI Director James Comey misrepresented an interaction between the two during sworn tes...

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Dennis Rodman to meet his 'old friend' Kim Jong Un

Dennis Rodman to meet his 'old friend' Kim Jong Un

Rodman was seen at Beijing International Airport , and while he refused to answer CNN's questions, North Korean officials confirmed he was traveling their. North Korea is expecting another visit ...

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Gas agreement with Qatar to continue despite recent diplomatic rift

Gas agreement with Qatar to continue despite recent diplomatic rift

He said there had been 98 oil and gas discoveries during tenure of the present government and so far 944 million cubic feet of gas had been added to the system. "It is not only Pakistan that is import...

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USA hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

USA hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

Mr Putin denied having any compromising material about the U.S. President. Flynn is one of a number of current and former Trump associates at the center of investigations into whether anyone close...

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Marker dedicated to honor couple who fought interracial marriage ban

Marker dedicated to honor couple who fought interracial marriage ban

It's been 50 years since the Supreme Court threw out laws that prohibited interracial marriage in the United States. The decision went all the way to the Supreme Court , which found that the st...

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Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate Intelligence committee

Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate Intelligence committee

A number of members are concerned Sessions may be attempting to avoid testifying in public by scrapping his previously scheduled Senate and House Appropriations appearances this week, where he was exp...

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White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

Bottom line: Time for the U.S. Supreme Court to give the President back his constitutional role. The decision by a unanimous three-judge panel of the San Francisco-. The ruling concluded that the ...

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Kenya inaugurates first phase of Chinese-funded railway

Kenya inaugurates first phase of Chinese-funded railway

Kenya has opened a major new railway between the port city of Mombasa and the capital, Nairobi , 18 months early. The five-hour journey on what is being called the Madarake, or " Freedom ", Expr...

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House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes

Comey, on the other hand, said during his Senate Intel Comittee testimony "Lordy, I hope there are tapes", so there seems to be some confusion between the two men over who would benefit from audio o...

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No change in Theresa May's Brexit plan

Northern Ireland's Protestant Orange Order has urged the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ) to use its newfound political influence over Tory Prime Minister Theresa May to get a ban on its controver...

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Southwestern states rank among lowest in child well-being

Southwestern states rank among lowest in child well-being

Across all categories, family, economics, education and health, IN ranks 28th for the well-being of its children. Results from an annual report released today on child well-being show a mixed bag fo...

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Building collapses in Kenyan capital, 15 missing - rescue services

Building collapses in Kenyan capital, 15 missing - rescue services

Fifteen people are reported missing after a seven-storey building collapsed in an eastern suburb of the Kenyan capital Nairobi . "There could be some who refused to leave when they were being told to...

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Hundreds held in Russian Federation at opposition rallies against corruption in Putin regime

Hundreds held in Russian Federation at opposition rallies against corruption in Putin regime

State media ignored the demonstrations, broadcasting Soviet-style coverage of Putin handing out state awards instead. "Dear government let's eradicate corruption", said one demonstrator. He said...

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Saudi carrier seeks to poach Qatar Airways crews

Saudi carrier seeks to poach Qatar Airways crews

Oman is a member of the Gulf Cooperation Council but takes a relatively independent diplomatic approach to the other five states in the bloc, particularly towards Iran. Qatar said the official news ag...

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Israeli intelligence discovered IS plans for laptop bomb

Israeli intelligence discovered IS plans for laptop bomb

Israeli cyberintelligence reportedly uncovered detailed Islamic State plans for bomb attacks aboard aircraft that led to the USA ban on laptops on flights from eight Muslim-majority nations. While Isr...

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No interest in renegotiating Paris climate deal; McKenna

No interest in renegotiating Paris climate deal; McKenna

Canada, France , Germany, Italy , Japan , and the United Kingdom signed the communiqué . A 15-page communique released at the end of the two-day ministerial summit made it clear there was a wi...

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Labour's Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

Labour's Jeremy Corbyn keeps his eyes on Downing Street

The British pound fell dramatically Friday morning after election results showed that the Conservative Party had lost the majority in Parliament . A government led by the Labour Party could, ho...

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GOP Lawmakers Stick With Trump After Comey Testimony

During his first press conference since former FBI Director James Comey's testimony in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee , President Donald Trump said on Friday that a lot of what Comey...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions agrees to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Attorney General Jeff Sessions agrees to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Comey was leading that probe. Sessions, a close campaign adviser to Donald Trump and the first senator to endorse him, stepped aside from the investigation in early March after acknowledging he had...

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Michael Gove returns to the Cabinet

Michael Gove returns to the Cabinet

Let alone an interview with the most powerful man in the world, who happens to be a close friend of said paymaster'. In October previous year a report emerged that he was among a number of Cabinet m...

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Hundreds arrested in Russian corruption protests

Police later said Navalny could be jailed for up to 15 days for failing to follow police orders and violating a public order. The protests in March were called to demand the resignation of Prime...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

If Sessions chooses to opt out of answering certain questions, legal experts say the committee can hold him in contempt - but that could elongate the testimony and could potentially take months. Thi...

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Ostapenko edges battle of birthday girls to reach final

All of her big hitting — with a racket that has a white ribbon attached to the frame for good luck — gave Garcia fits: The last French player in the tournament made an eye-catching 31 unforced errors...

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French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

Bacsinszky, the 30th seed, who needed a bandage applied to her right thigh midway through the first set, looked the more likely victor at that point as she sought to celebrate her 28th birthday by sur...

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Ukip leader Paul Nuttall resigns after party vote collapses

Ukip leader Paul Nuttall resigns after party vote collapses

Nuttall said: "The prime minister, and I suspect it will be a Tory, must know that if they begin to backtrack or barter things away then they must know they will be punished at the ballot box and that...

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Bangladesh landslides: At least 40 killed, dozens missing

Bangladesh landslides: At least 40 killed, dozens missing

One senior police officer said four soldiers were among the casualties in Rangamati, where a number of tribal communities have been waging a two decades-long insurgency. "Once the rains are over, we'l...

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AG Sessions to testify in a public hearing

AG Sessions to testify in a public hearing

Lankford said the bipartisan group is "trying to get all the facts out" about Russian interference, and whether any Americans tried to assist them, as well as a series of leaks of classified informati...

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