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Comey to Testify Before Senate Next Week

Unless a last-minute claim of executive privilege from the White House halts Thursday's hearing, Comey will have an opportunity - under oath - to affirm his version of events. Nunes blasted "fake news...

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Conway Leaves Door Open To Trump Blocking Comey's Senate Testimony

Conway Leaves Door Open To Trump Blocking Comey's Senate Testimony

In April, Nunes recused himself from leading the panel's investigation into suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election following a secret visit he paid to White House officials, bu...

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Democrats upset as agencies return copies of torture report

Democrats upset as agencies return copies of torture report

By burying the history of torture, the Trump administration risks repeating it. The report detailed how the American intelligence community worked to gather intelligence in the years after the Sep...

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Leaders pledge to boost climate efforts after Trump decision

Leaders pledge to boost climate efforts after Trump decision

But, I am also hopeful. While at last week's G7 conference in Italy, the leaders of France , Japan , Canada , Britain and Italy all urged the United States to remain in the climate deal. Euro...

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Protests, New Climate Pledges after Trump's Paris Pullout

Expressions of shock and regret came from around the world, including from Pacific islands at risk of being swallowed by rising seas and who accused Washington of "abandoning" them. By contrast, those...

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Putin: any Russian hackers are just 'patriots' making a 'contribution'

Although Putin has previously spoken about the national security importance to Russia of the Northern Territories, this was the first time the Russian leader publicly raised concerns about USA milit...

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China joins with European Union in sticking to Paris climate pact

China joins with European Union in sticking to Paris climate pact

Li conveyed the cordial greetings from Chinese President Xi Jinping to Steinmeier, saying the close high-level contacts have effectively boosted the development of bilateral relations. Other Europea...

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Boston City Hall illuminated green in support of Paris climate agreement

The White House indicated it would follow the lengthy exit process outlined in the deal. Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". "(Climat...

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Sterling drops on projection showing risk of United Kingdom hung parliament

Sterling drops on projection showing risk of United Kingdom hung parliament

A failure to win the June 8 election with a large majority would weaken May just as formal Brexit talks are due to begin while the loss of her majority in parliament would pitch British politics int...

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U.S. will withdraw from Paris Agreement

U.S. will withdraw from Paris Agreement

NPR journalists fact-checked and added context to his remarks, including comments about the economy and US energy sector. China Daily meanwhile ran a more straightforward piece with the headline "...

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Business leaders express concern about promises in BC NDP-Green agreement

While the agreement between the New Democrats and the Greens struck Monday significantly raised the likelihood of losing power, Clark confronted this prospect by telling the public that she would test...

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Kushner ties to Russian Federation are questioned

Kushner ties to Russian Federation are questioned

Trump has rejected any allegations that his campaign colluded with Russian Federation. Trump's Sunday mini tweet storm represented a return to form for a president who largely refrained from tweet...

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Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source

Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source

Next month, Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Germany and attend the G20 Summit in Hamburg, said Li, calling on the two sides to maintain close high-level exchanges, cement political mutual tr...

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TPP Nations Agree To Continue Without US

The TPP suffered a blow after the United States left the 12-nation free trade deal after President Donald Trump came to office. "There's still a long way to go", New Zealand Trade Minister Todd Mc...

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Russian Federation says still likely to back Paris climate deal despite United States withdrawal

Putin, who is keen to fix battered U.S. -Russia relations and is expected to meet Trump for the first time at the G20 in Hamburg in July, said Trump had simply run a better campaign and better conne...

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Prince George gets royal telling off at Pippa Middleton's wedding

Prince George gets royal telling off at Pippa Middleton's wedding

The former Made in Chelsea star was beaming as he greeted and charmed the guests arriving at the ceremony at St Mark's church in Englefield. Prince Harry reportedly made a 100-mile round trip ...

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Potential Changes In Trump Administration's Communications Approach

Lewandowski's comments came a day after the news broke that White House communications director Michael Dubke had resigned . Administration officials close to President Donald Trump have been pus...

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Christy Clark to stay on as BC premier

Regarding public transportation in Metro Vancouver, where the B.C. NDP won heavily, they will move "immediately to improve transit and transportation infrastructure in cooperation with the Mayors' Cou...

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Trump embarrasses the US overseas

Trump embarrasses the US overseas

White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday said that President Donald Trump would describe his relationship with German Chancellor Angela Merkel as "fairly unbelievable". "Us to take ...

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Trump asks high court to reinstate travel ban

It also asked the Supreme Court to lift another US-wide injunction issued by a federal judge in a separate case based in Hawaii. "The president is not required to admit people from countries that ...

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