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Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

Last week, Comey raised additional questions about Sessions' involvement, saying the FBI knew of reasons why it would be problematic for the attorney general to stay involved in the Russian Federa...

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Trump holds cabinet meeting, promises change

So, who was the most slavish in expressing fealty to Dear Leader at yesterday's freaky Cabinet meeting? White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus , whose job may be on the line as Trump con...

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May seen fighting for survival after election failure

The election outcome is an embarrassing turn for May who called the vote three years earlier than required, to give her a strong position in Brexit negotiations. "But we are nine days off from the B...

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S. Korea will not change THAAD agreement with USA, security adviser says

S. Korea will not change THAAD agreement with USA, security adviser says

The report on the state-run Korean Central News Agency didn't give a date, but it was clearly referring to a missile test conducted Thursday. The State Department said U.S. North Korea fired ...

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Saudi Arabia insist no blockade on Qatar as Gulf crisis simmers

According to the statement, reciprocal military visits have been ongoing since October 2015. Qatar published a video showing... Still, Jubeir says Saudi Arabia is willing to provide food and med...

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Should Puerto Rico become the 51st state?

Statehood would allow Puerto Ricans to claim full welfare benefits available to US citizens, but would compel residents to begin paying federal taxes on income obtained on the island. The student stri...

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Ambassador Gerberg to return to Wellington

Ambassador Gerberg to return to Wellington

After six months in the cold, Israel has agreed to restore diplomatic ties with New Zealand. Jerusalem has no diplomatic ties with the resolution's other two co-sponsors, Malaysia and Venezuela. Israe...

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Uber board weighs report on workplace culture

In an internal email announcing his departure, Michael praised Uber's diversity and called working there "the experience of a lifetime". Uber confirmed Sunday that the board has accepted recommend...

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Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', like a 'death penalty'

The Turkish leader called on Saudi King Salman to "show leadership" by solving the crisis. Saudi Arabia has also closed off Qatar's sole land border. Gulf Arab states have issued no public dem...

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5 questions for Sessions at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing

5 questions for Sessions at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing

Senators are expected to ask Sessions specific questions about issues raised by Comey's testimony , his behavior, meetings with Russian officials, and Sessions' uneasy relationship with Donald Tru...

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Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

Hawaii Governor David Ige signed a bill on Tuesday requiring state officials to plan a response to climate change that aligns the state with the standards and goals of the Paris pact, accordi...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Former FBI Director James Comey is set to testify Thursday about his private discussions with Trump and the Russian Federation investigation has lapped into the White House, with questions about th...

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Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat

Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat

The rapidly deteriorating humanitarian crisis in Gaza will soon spark yet another conflict between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip , the United Nations envoy for the Israeli-Palestin...

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Manhunt underway for 2 escaped inmates; officials say they killed 2 guards

Manhunt underway for 2 escaped inmates; officials say they killed 2 guards

The department is urging people not to approach the men and to call 911 if they spot the pair. He is serving a 20 year sentence for armed robbery, aggravated assault and theft by taking from a 2014 ca...

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Warriors Win The 2017 NBA Finals

Warriors Win The 2017 NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors finally found redemption in the form of an NBA Finals trophy last night, after their 73-win season past year was ruined by a 3-1 Finals comeback by the Lebron James-led ...

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Court: UK baby must remain on life support for 6 more days

Court: UK baby must remain on life support for 6 more days

Charlie's family responded to the news on Twitter. Charlie has been in intensive care since October previous year. Charlie, who was born on 4 August a year ago, has a form of mitochondrial disease...

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NSA leak suspect's family: Trump will 'make an example' of her

The Justice Department has declined to prosecute Veterans Affairs Department executives after lawmakers accused two of them of misleading Congress about massive cost overruns at a Denver-area VA hospi...

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DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

The prime minister had hoped to be in the French capital with a strong popular mandate for a "hard" Brexit. She has said she wants a "frictionless" border with Northern Ireland . Another move the...

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Trump supporters turn on special counsel Mueller

Chris Ruddy, a friend of Trump's and the chief executive of Newsmax, a United States news outlet, went so far as to suggest the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller. Gingrich s...

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CCTV footage of the Manila casino shooting

CCTV footage of the Manila casino shooting

The suspect, Jessie Carlos, a 43-year-old father-of-three, had a gambling problem and was dismissed from the Department of Finance in 2014 for failing to accurately disclose his assets and liabilities...

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