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Vladimir Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

United States intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the USA election by hacking the Democratic Party, in order to help Donald Trump - a charge the Kremlin has ...

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Trump Delays Moving US Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem

Trump Delays Moving US Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem

PA spokesperson Nabil Abu-Rudeineh said that the decision was a "positive and important step that will advance the cause of peace and the construction of bridges of understanding". During his presiden...

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Macron Indian Prime Minister Modi together Paris Agreement

Modi, who arrived in Paris on the last leg of his tour, held wide-ranging talks with newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron at the presidential Elysee Palace. Modi said India was committed...

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Pulling Out of Paris Won't Doom the Planet

CHICAGO, June 2 Evangelical Christian environmental groups on Friday panned President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from a global climate change pact, with leaders sa...

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Dispute erupts over US House panel subpoenas for CIA, FBI

According to committee rules, the chairman has to sign off on all subpoenas , unless that authority is delegated to someone else. Delving into a political quarrel over the most recent subpoenas i...

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SCOTUS sets June 12 deadline for travel ban responses

President Donald Trump has officially petitioned the Supreme Court to review his travel ban. In its filing, the government asked the top United States court to rule on the legal standing of ...

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Does President Trump Believe in Climate Change? Aides Won't Say

Even as the Russian connection now touches the Trump family and Kushner's meeting with ambassador Sergey Kislyak for the goal of establishing backchannel communications, the smoking gun is still jus...

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Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege for Comey testimony: NY Times

If Comey were still the Federal Bureau of Investigation director, the President could presumably simply order him not to testify, but he's now a private citizen, complicating Trump's ability to rest...

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Paris Climate Agreement: Indian-American lawmakers term Donald Trump's decision 'catastrophic'

The EU's commissioner for climate action and energy, Miguel Arias Cañete, said the climate accord would continue and that it would be global leaders who would fill the void left by the USA departure f...

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Officers respond to report of man armed with weapon at Orlando airport

No one was hurt, but there was confusion as travellers posted videos and photos of police with their weapons. Police say a gunman at the Orlando International Airport has been taken into custody a...

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off once more

Clinton said during a tech conference near Los Angeles on Wednesday that she suspects Trump's campaign may have guided the Russian government in propaganda efforts leading up to the election. Darrel...

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Illinois Lawmakers Adjourn Regular Legislative Session Without Approving A State Budget

Illinois Lawmakers Adjourn Regular Legislative Session Without Approving A State Budget

The committee approved the proposal late Tuesday with no discussion. IL will not have a fiscal 2018 budget by the end of its spring legislative session at midnight on Wednesday after House Speaker ...

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5 jurors picked for Cosby trial, 2 know a sex assault victim

He has denied all allegations and sued some of the women for defamation. One man said the trial would interfere with his plans to take his children to a tennis tournament, while a woman said she'd alr...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's NSC chief, dies at 89

His death, at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church , was announced on on social media Friday by his daughter, Mika Brzezinski , a co-host of the MSNBC program " Morning Joe ". Also in 1978, Brze...

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Cosby judge weighs drug, sex assault experts as trial nears

Cosby judge weighs drug, sex assault experts as trial nears

If convicted of the charges, Cosby faces a possible maximum sentence of 15 to 30 years in prison. Andrea Constand, a former basketball coach at Cosby's alma mater, Temple University, alleges that th...

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White House communications shakeup coming?

White House communications shakeup coming?

Then, on Monday night, The New York Times reported that federal investigators are trying to figure out why Kushner met with Russian banker Sergey Gorkov shortly after the meeting with Kislyak report...

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American bishops decry Trump's decision on climate change

American bishops decry Trump's decision on climate change

The Philippine government has urged the U.S. president to reconsider its withdrawal from the agreement. Number 10 said Mrs May told Trump, "the Paris Agreement provides the right global framew...

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Two Australians affected by the London terror attacks

Two Australians affected by the London terror attacks

Not only did they tackle the terrorists, but they helped the injured. In the meantime, the British Islamic Council expressed its condemnation and anger at the terrorist operations in London Bridge...

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The Chinese outrage at Trump's climate decision

There has been widespread worldwide condemnation of the USA move, but the Polish government seems to keep a low profile on the matter. Haley said Trump believes the USA should take responsibility fo...

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Former Penn State Administrators Sentenced in Sandusky Scandal

He also ordered Spanier to pay a $7,500 fine. "These men are good people who made a awful mistake", said Judge John Boccabella , a former senior judge from Berks County who came out of retirement t...

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Reaction to climate-accord pullout is overblown

The head of the World Meteorological Organisation's atmospheric research and environment department, Deon Terblanche, underscored, however, that the likely impact of US President Donald Trump's wide...

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Relation between President Trump, Chancellor Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

Some of the G7 agendas were especially tough for Merkel, among them was the rise of protectionism and the discussion about the climate pact Paris Accord, which Trump refused to endorse. In a speech ...

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Trump's Press Chief Quits Amid White House Shake-up

This happened after a number of media houses reported news linked to Jared Kushner , his close adviser and also his son-in-law. During the presidential transition period leading up to Trump's ...

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UCLA Assistant Lisa Fernandez Ejected vs. Texas A&M, Makes Contact with Umpire

UCLA Assistant Lisa Fernandez Ejected vs. Texas A&M, Makes Contact with Umpire

With UCLA leading 3-1, things got heated in the top of the sixth, when the Aggies got out of a first-and-third, one-out jam by running down two Bruins in throwing out Gabrielle Maurice at home and B...

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'March for Truth' protests draw thousands of Americans to the streets

'March for Truth' protests draw thousands of Americans to the streets

Organizers also say their primary goals include getting an independent commission established for the Russian Federation investigations, keeping the public as informed as possible and getting Congr...

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Microsoft, Amazon oppose Trump's dumping of climate agreement

Earlier on Friday Baker - who didn't support Trump during last year's campaign and didn't vote for him - said he didn't think Trump's decision to withdraw from the agreement was the right thing ...

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Trump's fake word stumps Spelling Bee champion

Trump's fake word stumps Spelling Bee champion

Rohan, a 14-year-old eight-grader, will receive $30,000. A group of 15 spellers had been competing on Thursday racing ahead of the 291 contestants who had qualified for the National Spelling Bee. $400...

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Climate move by Trump a huge error

The U.S. will join just two other United Nations member countries that haven't signed on: Syria and Nicaragua. Baker and Scott last month urged Trump to continue the U.S. Department of Energy. In ...

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Environment minister calls US withdrawal from climate deal 'regrettable'

For example , under the agreement , China will be able to increase these emissions by a staggering number of years - 13. Think of it: India can double their coal production. "So we're getting ...

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Ex-Penn State Officials Get Jail Time For The Sandusky Scandal

Spanier, 69, will serve four to 12 months in jail and also got two years of probation. Curley received the harshest penalty: seven to 23 months, with at least three in jail and four under house arre...

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3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

3 ex-Penn State officials sent to jail in Sandusky scandal

Spanier was sentenced to two months in jail and an additional 2-10 under house arrest. Spanier was convicted in March on a misdemeanor child endangerment charge but acquitted of felony endangermen...

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Host Texas Tech tops DE 5-2 to open Lubbock Regional

Host Texas Tech tops DE 5-2 to open Lubbock Regional

A day after both of their college teams fell to lower seeds, they bounced back in their respective NCAA Division I tourney regionals. Fans stand by the concession stand to avoid the rain during an N...

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London attacks: What is known so far

Prime Minister Theresa May said: "Our thoughts are with those who are caught up in these awful events". Police said they fired shots after reports of stabbings in the nearby Borough Market a...

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London terror attacks: 9 killed including 3 attackers

The ambulance service said that all their staff and response teams who attended the scene were safe. "Our thoughts are with those who are caught up in these terrible events", she added. New York Gover...

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Donald Trump's withdrawal of US from Paris climate agreement widely panned

The $15 million will cover the US' share of the convention's operating budget. Anticipating a possible USA pullout, officials from China and the European Union - two of the world's major polluters...

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