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GOP-run House votes to roll back post-2008 financial rules

Strengthening capital formation is another major goal of the Trump administration, especially Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who says it is key to spurring USA economic growth. Wall Street bonuses...

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Death toll from Lanka floods rises to 150

Death toll from Lanka floods rises to 150

Sri Lankan villagers prepare to bury victims of a landslide at a cemetery in Bellana village, in Kalutara district in, Sri Lanka, Saturday, May 27, 2017. The United Nations has promised to donate wate...

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Republican candidate charged with assault on reporter wins special Montana election

Republican candidate charged with assault on reporter wins special Montana election

Montana Republican Greg Gianforte tweeted his thanks after winning the special election to fill the congressional seat of former Rep. Ryan Zinke , now the us interior secretary. "This is the stran...

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Preds Return Home After 2-Game Loss In Pittsburgh

Preds Return Home After 2-Game Loss In Pittsburgh

Jake Guentzel broke a 1-1 tie by scoring his second goal of the game 10 seconds into the third to give the Penguins their first lead. Guentzel collected a long rebound off Bryan Rust's shot and f...

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London police confirm eighth victim in deadly terrorist attack

London police confirm eighth victim in deadly terrorist attack

Three attackers smashed a van into pedestrians on London Bridge late on Saturday before going on a stabbing spree which ended with them being shot dead by police . Repubblica said when he landed i...

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Accused leaker Reality Winner is scared after arrest, mom says

Accused leaker Reality Winner is scared after arrest, mom says

The U.S. elections system is a patchwork of more than 3,000 jurisdictions overseen by the states with nearly no federal oversight or standards. "Yes, she reached out to The Intercept twice on her ...

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General Election 2017: Shock as exit poll predicts hung parliament

General Election 2017: Shock as exit poll predicts hung parliament

She became prime minister through a Conservative Party leadership contest when her predecessor, David Cameron , resigned after voters backed leaving the European Union The time seemed right to ...

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Tehran attackers have been to IS bastions: Iran

Mohammad Zarif, Iran's foreign minister, has rejected President Donald Trump's condolence message over the deadly attacks in Tehran on Wednesday. Summary⎙ Print Iranian authorities linked the ...

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UAE seeking 'change of policy, not regime' in Qatar

Regional tensions, already high following the diplomatic dispute, ratcheted up further after militants attacked targets in Tehran on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people. The official says Qatar ha...

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Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif: Trump Condolences for Islamic State Attack 'Repugnant'

Five of the men who launched an attack in the heart of Iran's capital previously fought for Islamic State, the country's intelligence ministry has said . The incident was the first such attack by the...

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6th District Candidates Clash Over Familiar Topics In Debate

6th District Candidates Clash Over Familiar Topics In Debate

During a debate Tuesday between candidates in the special election in Georgia's 6th Congressional District, Republican candidate Karen Handel momentarily stunned her opponent, Democrat Jon Ossoff...

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India, Russia discussing Kundankulam Nuclear Plant units: Indian Envoy

Later in the week, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will travel to Berlin to meet Merkel just ahead of Friday's EU-China summit meant "to advance on the strategic partnership" between the two by discussin...

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Lawmakers ponder overriding governor on taxes in GOP Kansas

Lawmakers ponder overriding governor on taxes in GOP Kansas

Kansas's legislature is overwhelmingly Republican, but moderate GOP lawmakers joined with Democrats to override Brownback's veto of the bill to increase taxes. "We have to try things, but we also...

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Scottish Episcopal Church to allow same-sex weddings

Scottish Episcopal Church to allow same-sex weddings

THE Scottish Episcopal Church's General Synod voted on Thursday to allow its clergy to solemnise marriages for same-sex couples in church. "By removing gender from our marriage canon, our church now...

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Vail Resorts purchases Stowe Mountain Resort in Vermont

Revenue gained 23% to $794.6 million, but even though that was a faster pace of growth than the fiscal second quarter, it fell short of the more than $801 million that investors had wanted to see. The...

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The hottest ticket in town? The James Comey hearing

The hottest ticket in town? The James Comey hearing

Jeffrey Toobin, a former counsel with the Department of Justice and current legal analyst, tweeted that "Comey's statement establishes obstruction of justice by Trump". "Three in person and six on...

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Talking to the Taliban: negotiations restart in Kabul

Talking to the Taliban: negotiations restart in Kabul

It may be mentioned that Kabul blames Pakistan for supporting Taliban who are engaged in civil war with Afghan government. The death toll in one of Afghanistan's worst terrorist attacks has jump...

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London Mayor Calls On Gov't To Cancel Trump's State Visit

After Saturday's van and knife attacks on the London Bridge that left tens of casualties, seven people killed and over 50 injured, Trump jeered at Khan's attempt to appease people as he asserted tha...

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White House: Timing Of Released Comey Testimony Is 'A Little Bit Interesting'

Though Comey's prepared statement was published to the committee website on Wednesday , Comey's opening statement Thursday was not from that document. Comey described his concerns that Trump was ...

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State Department cable speaks to a simpler time in Saudi-Qatar relations

UAE Attorney General Hamad Saif al-Shamsi said sympathising with Qatar was a cybercrime punishable by law, Gulf News reported . After "examining the cause" of the crisis, the Jordanian government a...

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