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Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma

The release of Warmbier comes on the same day as former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman heads to Pyongyang . Tillerson said: "At the direction of the president, the Departm...

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Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea Tuesday

Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea Tuesday

Rodman stopped in Beijing en route to Pyongyang on Tuesday afternoon and told reporters he was "hoping to do something pretty positive". "The Worm" first visited North Korea in February 2013 with ...

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Sen. Collins: Tone, context of Trump-Comey conversations "so important"

Senators will nearly certainly ask Comey whether Trump asked him to drop an FBI investigation into former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian government o...

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Man attacks police officer with hammer in Paris

Man attacks police officer with hammer in Paris

The officer fired at the attacker, police said . "Nothing, absolutely nothing, foretold that one day he'd be a jihadi who'd want to kill a policeman in the name of I don't know what cause". His riv...

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Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

Firefighters battling massive blaze in London high-rise

The story Massive fire engulfs London tower block first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald . "At this stage we are aware of two people being treated at the scene for smoke inhalation". Anothe...

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Gingrich on Mueller: Can't Trust Someone Who Only Hires Dems

The reports started when a friend of the president's, Chris Ruddy, told reporters that the president was considering Mueller's termination. Rosenstein, who has been on the job for six weeks,...

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Mattis doubtful about US relationship with Putin

Mattis doubtful about US relationship with Putin

Some U.S. officials have questioned the benefit of sending more troops to Afghanistan because any politically palatable number would not be enough to turn the tide, much less create stability and secu...

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Ex-NBA player Rodman expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday

He told reporters at Beijing airport Tuesday that he believes President Donald Trump is happy with his visit "to accomplish something we both need". As NPR's Elise Hu reports from Seoul, the U.S. ...

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USA backs call to save oceans, despite quitting climate deal

In a footnote to the communique, the USA said it wouldn't join with the other six countries in reaffirming their Paris commitments, but said it was taking action on its own to reduce its carbon footpr...

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Cornet, Garcia advance in boost for home fans at French Open

Rafael Nadal feels umpires must allow players to "breathe a little" after he was involved in the latest time violation controversy at Roland Garros yesterday. In the women's event, Romania's Simona ...

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Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Mattis says Congress has "sidelined itself from its active constitutional oversight role" by failing to deliver a steady stream of funding to pay for new weapons and other critical gear. "We are tak...

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Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

On the other hand, independence and free association received 1.5% of the vote, while the current territorial status gained just 1.3%. Almost half a million votes were cast for statehood, about 7,60...

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U.S. attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

U.S. attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

The attorneys general are also seeking the release of copies of Trump's personal tax returns to determine his involvement in foreign business dealings. "The emoluments clauses are a firewall again...

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Defiant Trump accuses Comey of being a liar

The reason Comey said he did so because Trump had threatened to release "tapes" from their meetings. Trump Jr. also asserted that he believes his father was "vindicated" by Comey's testimony, ...

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DUP deal may impact British role in Northern Ireland peace process

DUP deal may impact British role in Northern Ireland peace process

Prime Minister Theresa May has made a joke at her own expense as Britain's House of Commons got underway - a reflection of her new humility following a disastrous snap election in which she lost...

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North Korea threatens to strike NY

North Korea threatens to strike NY

Analysts say the last remaining hurdle that North Korean missiles have to overcome is consistently surviving re-entry, which will probably be the reason for the ICBM launch that the North is...

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Rod Rosenstein: There's No Reason To Fire Special Counsel Mueller

Department of Justice regulations stipulate that the attorney general (or, in this case, Rosenstein) "may remove a Special Counsel for misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, conflict of inter...

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Rosenstein Says He Won't Fire Special Counsel Unless There's Good Cause

Rosenstein Says He Won't Fire Special Counsel Unless There's Good Cause

Sen. Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., said the move would be a "disaster" and, he added , "There's no reason to fire Mueller". CNN's April Ryan on Monday described "mass hysteria" in the White House ...

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Senators condemn NK treatment of US student

Former professional basketball star Dennis Rodman is expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday, CNN has reported, amid heightened tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile program and its...

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US envoy to Qatar to step down in midst of crisis

US envoy to Qatar to step down in midst of crisis

Smith will also conclude her 25-year career in the foreign service once her post ends, the source said. USA ambassadorships typically last three years and a source close to Smith told CNN that s...

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