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Al Franken systematically destroys the Trump administration's talking points on Comey firing

In testimony before the House Intelligence Committee in March, Comey said the FBI was investigating potential collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government amid the 2016 presidential...

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Shark! Long Beach posts new warnings along beaches

Shark! Long Beach posts new warnings along beaches

Later in the day, another group of Great White sharks was spotted off the coast of long beach. "The fact that we have so many sharks and so many surfers in the water with so few incidents, it's a te...

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ISIS chief in Afghanistan killed in April raid, United States military says

However, even as militant numbers in the Nangarhar Province declined, fighters managed to execute a suicide bomb attack in Kabul that killed more than 80 people. Two US Army Rangers died in the Apr...

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Trump congratulates South Korea's Moon on election win

Meanwhile, the new president, after being sworn in has expressed his willingness to visit Pyongyang in the middle of high tensions with North Korea, an AFP report said . But Moon said during the camp...

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Top leader: Iran will 'slap' anyone causing election unrest

Top leader: Iran will 'slap' anyone causing election unrest

So far, however, there has been no sign of major problems ahead of the May 19 election. "If we stand prepared to confront this plot to create insecurity and sedition, we will surely be able to neutr...

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Comey's Firing Prompts Questions About Independent Investigation

Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe will testified Thursday before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on US security, taking the place of ousted FBI director James Comey. But an investigation und...

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Jeremy Corbyn says Labour manifesto will transform people's lives

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour manifesto will transform people's lives

Labour's draft manifesto has been leaked and is splashed all over the newspapers. The joint meeting of the shadow cabinet and Labour's national executive committee had "just unanimously agreed the...

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Germany, Turkey look to bolster business and trade ties

Germany, Turkey look to bolster business and trade ties

After Germany and the Netherlands blocked campaign events by Turkish ministers in March ahead of the vote, Erdogan repeatedly accused both countries of using "Nazi" methods. The asylum seekers, accord...

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Dem renews call to kill visa program after Kushner controversy

Dem renews call to kill visa program after Kushner controversy

In 2014, 85 percent of investor visas were issued to Chinese applicants. According to the Washington Post , the tagline on a brochure for the event read simply: "Invest $500,000 and immigrate to ...

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Diplomat scoffs at 'noise' of Russian meddling

The Russian Embassy had sent out the photo as Trump was set to meet Lavrov on Wednesday. But it wasn't Lavrov they found sitting with the president! The meeting with Kissinger was not on Trump's...

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Labour meets to agree election manifesto after draft is leaked

Labour meets to agree election manifesto after draft is leaked

The manifesto said: "We will safeguard our democracy by repealing the Lobbying Act, which has gagged charities, and introduce a tougher statutory register of lobbyists". As such, we've collated five c...

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Trump to make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

Spicer said Trump has been meeting with his team "extensively" to discuss the issue, which has divided his top advisers as they weigh the ramifications of withdrawing from the carbon reduction agreeme...

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Moon's turbulent life before winning S. Korean presidency

Moon's turbulent life before winning S. Korean presidency

Trump's criticism of the free trade deal with South Korea signed under President Obama - as an equal threat to stability on the peninsula, said Duyeon Kim, a visiting fellow at the Korean Peninsula ...

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Playing 'Pokemon Go' in church lands Russian in jail

Playing 'Pokemon Go' in church lands Russian in jail

During the trial, Sokolovsky, now aged 22, had pleaded not guilty. "But, you know, I didn't catch the rarest Pokemon that you could find there - Jesus", Sokolovsky, says at the end of a YouTube vi...

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U.S. Senate intel panel subpoenas Michael Flynn documents

It was not immediately clear Wednesday evening if a subpoena had been issued for Page as well. "I'm told that as soon as Rosenstein arrived, there was a request for additional resources for the in...

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Trump to host Lavrov at White House on Wednesday

The agenda is expected to focus on the Syrian Civil War and what Russia's plan to stabilize the situation is, but with the meeting coming a day after the firing of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ...

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Yates says alarm about Russian blackmail led to Flynn warning

Following former acting Attorney General Sally Yates' testimony yesterday, the media's attention has been laser-focused on the 18-day period between Yates informing the White House of then-National Se...

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Spicer defends White House following Yates' testimony on Flynn

Spicer defends White House following Yates' testimony on Flynn

President Barack Obama personally warned Donald Trump against hiring Michael Flynn to serve as his national security adviser, three former Obama administration officials said Monday, underscorin...

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Series recap of Warriors second round sweep of the Utah Jazz

Series recap of Warriors second round sweep of the Utah Jazz

It's long past time the Warriors get theirs. The Jazz were routinely limited to one shot, and they suffered a 6-for-25 first quarter that equated to a subpar 17 points. He's averaging 34.4 points - ...

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PM Modi speaks to new South Korean President

Left-leaning Moon Jae-in, who was sworn in as president in the capital Seoul, backs engaging diplomatically with the North. "If South Korea's national security and economy were damaged because of th...

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