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How lawmakers get their health care

House Speaker Paul Ryan says the vote was about fulfilling a promise the GOP made to American voters. Jones explained he opposed the bill on both substantive and procedural grounds. Trump and House ...

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Kim gleeful as North Korea fires longest-range missile

North Korea tested a Hwasong-12 medium long-range ballistic missile Sunday. According to the South China Morning Post, analysts said that the UN Security Council would likely discuss the new sanct...

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All eyes on EC's Friday all-party meet on EVM issue

All eyes on EC's Friday all-party meet on EVM issue

Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi said parties will also get a chance to "demonstrate that EVMs used in the recent Assembly elections were tampered with". Showing a gadget that he said was "simi...

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Trump intel sharing risks damaging US alliances

Trump intel sharing risks damaging US alliances

President Donald Trump defended revealing information to Russian officials, saying in a pair of tweets Tuesday that he shared "facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety" and had "the ...

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Disregarding India's concerns, 6 of its neighbours sign deals with China

Despite the advantages of the Chinese initiative, opinions about it differ, some politicians and experts say that Beijing is trying to strengthen its geopolitical influence through "One Belt, One Ro...

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UN Security Council vows sanctions over N. Korea missile test

UN Security Council vows sanctions over N. Korea missile test

North Korean officials claim the recent launch is proof that the nation is capable of delivering a nuclear warhead that could possibly reach the USA or its allies. The council said that launches by No...

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IS leader in Afghanistan was killed in April raid

Officials said the announcement of Hasib's death was delayed until his remains could be positively identified. Islamic State Khorasan (ISIS-K), which has adopted the medieval name for a Central Asia...

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Dave Chappelle apologizes for telling people to 'give Donald Trump a chance'

Dave Chappelle apologizes for telling people to 'give Donald Trump a chance'

To the contrary, Chappelle instead wished Donald Trump luck in his new role, while asking the favor be returned. Dave Chappelle's monologue on the first Saturday Night Live following the election ...

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National security adviser to brief reporters

National security adviser to brief reporters

A second European official told the AP that their country might stop sharing intelligence with the United States as a result of Trump's disclosure to Russian Federation. McMaster told a White House br...

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Big change in South Korea

Kim Jong Un's regime fired yet another ballistic missile on a very steep trajectory - perhaps demonstrating a capability to conduct an electromagnetic pulse attack that could devastate the South with ...

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Senate panel wants details on Trump's Russian Federation meeting

Senate panel wants details on Trump's Russian Federation meeting

Several members of the GOP suggested that transcripts of Trump's meeting with Russian officials ought to be revealed to lawmakers, if they exist. The turmoil has overshadowed Republican legislativ...

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National Security Adviser HR McMaster's White House Press Briefing

National Security Adviser HR McMaster's White House Press Briefing

He said the agenda is deregulation, tax reform and repealing and replacing the health care law. The meeting at the White House took place just one day after the president fired FBI Director James ...

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Iran's first VP quits the presidential race, backs Rouhani

Every Iranian president since 1981 has won re-election. They were not happy that the maverick Tehran mayor was standing again and thereby raising the risk of splitting the anti-Rouhani vote. It was ...

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Singapore shuts airport terminal after fire; flights delayed

Singapore shuts airport terminal after fire; flights delayed

The airport said smoke began issuing from air vents in Terminal 2 late Tuesday afternoon and evacuation of the terminal was begun. Changi Airport said on its Facebook page that the cause of the fire...

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Trump defends sharing 'terrorism' facts with Russians

Trump defends sharing 'terrorism' facts with Russians

He added that there was "no lapse in national security". Senator Susan Collins said on Tuesday that even though the president has legal authority to disclose classified information, "it would be ver...

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Labour eyes tax on companies with "excessive pay"

Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party have a double-digit lead over Labour in opinion polls. The manifesto - entitled "For the many, not the few" - offers a "blueprint for what Britain cou...

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Russia Is A Made Up Story, Says Donald Trump

Russia Is A Made Up Story, Says Donald Trump

Other programs were similarly void of White House representatives, although ABC News's "This Week" booked Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, and NBC News's "Meet the Press" booked S...

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China and ITC announce partnership to support Belt and Road initiative

China and ITC announce partnership to support Belt and Road initiative

Kuhn, who is now in Beijing for the forum, also told in a discussion on the initiative one year ago when the United States presidential campaign was underway that the public will, a century later, f...

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McConnell says he recommended judge Garland to Trump for FBI head

Two unnamed sources described as "friends of Merrick Garland " told NPR's Carrie Johnson that he "loves being a judge and he intends to remain on the bench". Trump fired Comey last Tuesday, sparki...

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James Comey rejects invitation to testify before Senate committee

James Comey rejects invitation to testify before Senate committee

Nixon resigned before impeachment proceedings formally began. "In fact, when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said, 'You know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federa...

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