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Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

A woman sits with other residents as they flee a Muslim militant. Ground troops hid behind walls and armoured vehicles and exchanged volleys of gunfire with Maute group fighters, firing into eleva...

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Iran's re-elected president Rouhani slams US-Saudi summit

Rouhani said that Iranians are "waiting for this government to become stable intellectually" and that "hopefully, things will settle down.so we could pass more accurate judgments". French Foreign Mi...

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Trump's Russia scandal: where does it stand?

Trump's Russia scandal: where does it stand?

For some time, Trump and administration officials have been trying to pressure the Federal Bureau of Investigation to refocus its investigative efforts on the endless stream of leaks to the news media...

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May to raise leaks of intelligence on Manchester attack with Trump - Guardian

She said he had been known to security forces "up to a point". An eight-year-old girl was among the 22 murdered at the Manchester Arena. Suicide bomber Abedi was born in Britain to a Libyan fami...

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USA official backs Trump version on Comey firing timing

USA official backs Trump version on Comey firing timing

After Thursday's meeting, senators of both political parties said the public's window into multiple ongoing congressional investigations into Russia's meddling in last year's presidential election a...

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Supreme Court Rejects North Carolina Congressional Districts

The ruling requires the state legislature to redraw the districts, a move that could have implications for the 2018 elections and beyond in North Carolina, where recent statewide elections have been...

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Why the ACLU Has Called for an Investigation but Not Impeachment Now

Why the ACLU Has Called for an Investigation but Not Impeachment Now

Comey told the House Intelligence Committee on March 20 that the FBI was investigating "the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the Russian govern...

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Police in Manchester arrest 3 men in connection with concert bombing

Ramadan Abedi, the 22-year-old's father, has broken his silence after his son was named the prime suspect by Mi5. Today, three other men have been arrested and a block of flats on Granby Row, ce...

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Marawi fighting: Troops battle militants in Philippine city

Marawi fighting: Troops battle militants in Philippine city

Muslim extremists abducted a Catholic priest and more than a dozen churchgoers while laying siege to a southern Philippine city overnight, burning buildings, ambushing soldiers and hoisting ISIS flags...

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NAFCU on the Hill for Treasury, tax reform hearings

NAFCU on the Hill for Treasury, tax reform hearings

On Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin called for a clean debt ceiling increase by August, but the House Freedom Caucus says it will insist that any increase in the debt ceiling be acco...

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Ex-Playboy playmate sentenced in 'body-shaming' case

Ex-Playboy playmate sentenced in 'body-shaming' case

She has also reportedly been banned from all LA Fitness gyms , had counselling and taken part in an anti-bullying course in a bid to avoid a trial. In addition to her sentence, Mathers' indiscretio...

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Filipinos at Mass worry about city, martial law

There was no immediate word on Hapilon's whereabouts, but there was no indication he had been captured. He vowed to be "harsh". "I was supposed to go to Marawi yesterday but I was asked to cancel ...

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Decisively re-elected, Rouhani defies hardliners, pledges to open Iran

Decisively re-elected, Rouhani defies hardliners, pledges to open Iran

His conservative challenger Ebrahim Raisi lagged behind with grasping 15,786,449 votes, amounting to 38.5 percent of the ballots. Two dropped out to back Raisi and Rouhani, respectively, while the...

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Health care reform needed; all good ideas welcome

In the Senate , cuts to Medicaid in the new health care bill may face a similar fate, since centrist GOP senators are concerned that the 2020 end date for federal funding to new Medicaid enrollee...

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Arsenal victory in vain as top-four hopes end

Arsenal face a defensive crisis going into Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea , with Shkodran Mustafi doubtful with a suspected concussion. "Now we've got a new manager here that's willing ...

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Manchester attack: Authorities missed warning signs, Muslim community leader says

Theresa May is expected to raise United Kingdom concerns about the leaking of intelligence on the Manchester bomb attack to the U.S. press when she meets Donald Trump on Thursday. Still, Fadl sa...

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House Intel panel likely to also subpoena Flynn businesses, Dem says

Mark Warner , the top Democrat on the panel, told reporters they did not believe Flynn could seek Fifth Amendment protections in regard to the documents they requested, and were seeking a firm answer....

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President Rouhani: We reach destination by unity, Supreme Leader's guidance

Today, many policymakers in both Iran and the USA agree that a priority should be to eradicate ISIS, starting in war-torn Syria , where neighboring countries (not Iran) have led an overlong campaign ...

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UN Alarmed By Condition of 1500 Hunger-Striking Palestinians In Israeli Prisons

UN Alarmed By Condition of 1500 Hunger-Striking Palestinians In Israeli Prisons

The hunger-striking prisoners are calling for an end to the denial of family visits, the right to pursue higher education, appropriate medical care and treatment, and an end to solitary confinement an...

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Korea Fires Shots at NK When Mystery Object Crosses Border

The incursion came with tension already high on the Korean peninsula after the North's test-launch of a ballistic missile test on Sunday which Pyongyang said proved advances in its pursuit of buil...

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