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Trump says James Comey's testimony about Mike Flynn's probe is not true

He brushed off Trump's original account of the firing: "Those were lies , plain and simple, and I am so sorry that the Federal Bureau of Investigation workforce had to hear them and I'm so sorry that...

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DUP meet May in London as concern grows about implications for Stormont

DUP meet May in London as concern grows about implications for Stormont

The British general election last week has done little to remove the uncertainty facing the business community and Britain's global partners as it delivered a shock hung Parliament, forcing the go...

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Senior Cabinet minister offer support to United Kingdom prime minister

European Union leaders have indicated they do not want to extend this deadline: "We don't know when Brexit talks start". The hung parliament meant Mrs May had to seek an agreement with Northern Ire...

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Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

Iran Says It Killed Mastermind Of Deadly Attacks On Parliament And Mausoleum

The attacks injured more than 40 people. More than 40 people were wounded in the attack. The official IRNA news agency on Sunday quotes Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi as saying the suspect le...

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North Korea Could Test Nuclear-Tipped ICBM (That Can Hit America) This Year

North Korea Could Test Nuclear-Tipped ICBM (That Can Hit America) This Year

The drone is similar in form to one found in Baengnyeong Island back in 2014 but has two engines, one more compared to the 2014 aircraft, thus capable of traveling longer distances. Nikai drew fire ...

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Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

Trump partially denies Comey's testimony, mum on existence of recordings

He also said Trump asked him to drop the investigation into Flynn but steered clear of accusing the president of obstruction of justice. "Some of the things that he said just weren't true", adde...

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North Korean soldier crosses heavily mined DMZ to defect to South Korea

North Korean soldier crosses heavily mined DMZ to defect to South Korea

North Korea sent similar drones to South Korea in 2014, one of which was found to have taken pictures of Cheong Wa Dae. President Moon Jae-in spoke Tuesday in opening remarks during his first off...

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Trump "100%" willing to testify under oath

PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: I didn't say that. "I mean I will tell you I didn't say that, and there'd be nothing wrong if I did say it, according to everybody that I read today, but I did not s...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Representatives Deny Allegations He Evaded £13M in Tax

Cristiano Ronaldo's Representatives Deny Allegations He Evaded £13M in Tax

He stressed that he never hid any of his earnings from tax authorities. The letter accused Ronaldo of: "Four crimes against the public treasury between 2011-14. In fact, the successful tax evasio...

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Devastating inferno engulfs 27-story London apartment building

More than 200 firefighters are now trying to snuff out the blaze engulfing the 27-storey Grenfell Tower on Latimer Road in North Kensington. " This is a large and very serious incident and we have d...

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May's key ministers hold 'secret talks' with Labour to force soft Brexit

May's key ministers hold 'secret talks' with Labour to force soft Brexit

After Mrs May addressed the 1922 Committee of backbench Tory MPs on Monday, some of those present suggested the PM would consult more with business on her approach to the talks . Labour's greater act...

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Army Chief Bipin Rawat interacts with 'Kashmir Super-40' students

Army Chief Bipin Rawat interacts with 'Kashmir Super-40' students

This was also the first time that five girls from the Valley had joined the Army's Super-40 batch. In the initiative's first year, no one managed to crack the JEE. "The job which they are performing...

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McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

McCain slams Pentagon for Afghan policy delay

An April report by Reuters said anonymous officials revealed the Trump administration was carrying out a review of Afghanistan strategies, with discussions revolving around sending 3,000 to 5,000 m...

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Sessions Senate testimony to be public

The attorney general said Saturday he will accept an invitation to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday. Sessions stepped aside in March from the federal investigation into c...

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Mattis: New Afghanistan strategy coming 'mid-July'

In February, General John Nicholson, who commands North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan, warned that he needs "a few thousand" more troops to reverse what he called a stalemate.Desp...

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Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins: 'Jeremy Corbyn CAN become Prime Minister'

Corbyn told MPs he would keep the party on a permanent election footing and would continue to campaign around the country in the Conservative marginals the party needs to win in order to form a major...

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G7 Environmental Summit kicks off on Sunday but United States leaves early

G7 Environmental Summit kicks off on Sunday but United States leaves early

Before his departure, Pruitt's counterparts from Britain, France , Germany, Canada, Japan and Italy expressed their disappointment at President Donald Trump's recent decision to pull the USA ou...

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Qatar keep hopes alive after defeating South Korea

Qatar keep hopes alive after defeating South Korea

Despite the defeat, qualification for Russian Federation is still in South Korea's own hands. Korea suffered a 3-2 loss to Qatar in Doha on Tuesday in the final round of the Asian qualifier for th...

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Vijay Mallya given bail

Vijay Mallya given bail

On Tuesday, absconding Indian loan-defaulter Vijay Mallya claimed to be innocent while dismissing all allegations against him as he arrived at a London court to attend his extradition hearing. "Many...

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Long term aspirin use in elderly patients could lead to fatal bleeding

Long term aspirin use in elderly patients could lead to fatal bleeding

Professor Peter Rothwell, from Oxford University, said: 'We have known for some time that aspirin increases the risk of bleeding for elderly patients. But previous trials had shown that at least hal...

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Maryland And DC AGs Sue Trump For Constitutional Violations

Maryland And DC AGs Sue Trump For Constitutional Violations

Trump is unique in American history in violating the emoluments clause", Frosh said . " Trump's conflicts of interest threaten the USA democracy", Frosh told journalists after filing a lawsuit...

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President says Sessions did 'very good job,' comments on Mueller rumors

Sessions was a Trump campaign surrogate during last year's race. The suggestion he was "aware of any collusion with the Russian government to hurt this country which I have served for 35 years,...

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Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

Sinn Féin will not drop its refusal to sit in the House of Commons, despite the tight result, he said, adding that Sinn Féin is now the only nationalist party in Northern Ireland having taken the SDLP...

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Mattis to decide troop levels in Afghanistan

The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to discuss the decision publicly before an official announcement, say the move gives Mattis the ability to adjust tro...

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Ex-basketball star Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday

Ex-basketball star Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday

Rodman, who had defended the trip as "a great idea for the world", appeared outraged after a question about then-detained American citizen Kenneth Bae. It was the last time he was seen publicly. Rodma...

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Congress passes long-sought VA accountability bill

Congress passes long-sought VA accountability bill

As we've seen in far too many reports, some VA facilities and employees have failed to live up to the standards we expect and our veterans deserve. The bill was criticized by American Federation ...

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Sessions Recused from Russia Probe But Not From 'Defending My Honor'

Sessions Recused from Russia Probe But Not From 'Defending My Honor'

Speaking under oath in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Mr Sessions insisted the former FBI director's investigation into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign play...

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Sessions testifies before Senate panel on Russia, Comey firing

Sessions testifies before Senate panel on Russia, Comey firing

Well Jihye... The hearing was mostly focused on the Russian probe and the Attorney General spent most of the time defending himself from accusations he colluded with Moscow. The head of the Nation...

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Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian interference

Rosenstein was probably referring to the possibility that Mueller would investigate whether Sessions violated his recusal or whether Comey's firing might have been an effort to obstruct justice. Sessi...

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Student released by North Korea now at hospital

A plane carrying Otto Warmbier arrived late Tuesday at an airport in Cincinnati . Warmbier, 22, a University of Virginia undergraduate, was convicted and sentenced in a one-hour trial in North...

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What's next in the legal fight over the travel ban

The 9th Circuit decision "gives the Supreme Court two separate bases for blocking the travel ban, and it could only uphold the travel ban if it rejects both", the constitutional law professor said. ...

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Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russian Federation allegations'

Despite that recusal, he was involved in Trump's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey , who was leading the Russian Federation probe. In his testimony last week, Comey said he and Trump...

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EU hopes Brexit talks can stick to timeline

EU hopes Brexit talks can stick to timeline

First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, has called for Theresa May to pause Brexit negotiations and to build a new cross-party, "four-nation" consensus on the UK's approach, writes The Guardia...

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May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory seats

Her office said later that the key finance, foreign, Brexit, interior and defence ministers would remain unchanged. British newspapers summed it up in a word: Mayhem. May's predecessor David Cameron...

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Jeff Sessions Testified Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Jeff Sessions Testified Before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Tuesday at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing featuring testimony from Attorney General Jeff Sessions , Sen. Sessions: You might have been very critical of me if I, as an active part of the ...

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