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Philippines says US troops on the ground near besieged Marawi City

The court drama included a weird argument that ISIS-aligned terror gangs like Maute and Abu Sayyaf acted in legitimate self-defense against invading government troops when they attacked Marawi . "The...

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Can diplomacy solve the crisis in the Gulf?

The UK's Government says it is concerned that collective action by Gulf states is having an adverse impact on the lives of ordinary people in Qatar. Erdogan noted that if the United States considers...

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TSA to test biometric fingerprint screening at Denver and Atlanta airports

TSA to test biometric fingerprint screening at Denver and Atlanta airports

The new TSA initiative represents the latest escalation in a burgeoning biometric airport screening trend in the US. The federal agency will be testing equipment to identify passengers by their fing...

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James Comey rivets the nation - and tells intriguing stories about Jeff Sessions

Trump tweeted Friday morning. Trump stopped short of saying that Comey lied under oath at the hearing. Comey was talking about President Donald Trump's May 12 tweet, in which Trump wrote: " Jame...

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Sessions: I was never even briefed on Russian investigation

In March, Sessions stepped aside from the federal investigation into contacts between Russian Federation and the presidential campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice previous year with Kisl...

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Malloy: Baseball field shooting 'reason why we need…saner gun laws'

Malloy: Baseball field shooting 'reason why we need…saner gun laws'

ShotSpotter, a maker of gunshot detection software, went public on June 8 and reached an all-time high during the rally. Several issues have been in legislative discussions around gun control, speci...

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Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape

Curtis Billue . The family of a Georgia prison guard killed when two inmates escaped their prison bus is anxious about the other law enforcement officers now searching for the fugitives . Sills des...

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It's President Trump's 71st birthday

On June 14, Trump celebrated his 71st birthday with well wishes coming from his family. "I hope that the year to come is your best yet!" It is alleged that the First Lady, Melanie Trump, has been ...

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Scalise shooter: Dead gunman ID'd as Trump-hating building inspector from IL

Scalise shooter: Dead gunman ID'd as Trump-hating building inspector from IL

An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us". "We are all horrified by this awful attack on our friends and on our colleagues, and those who serve and protect this Capitol", Ryan said , leadin...

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Kids tossed from windows to escape London high-rise blaze

By 5 p.m., it was still not clear how many people were able to escape the fire and how many others were still missing. The mayor of London , Sadiq Khan , noted that emergency services are working ...

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London tower fire: What we know so far

They could not put a number on those missing. "All our warnings fell on deaf ears and we predicted that a catastrophe like this was inevitable", the group said after the fire broke out. The A40 is c...

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'Bernie Would Have Won': Sanders Supporters See Hope In UK Election

May's party fell short of an overall majority following Thursday's vote, and plans to work with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party . May said she was sorry for Conservative members who ...

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Trump Under Investigation for Possible Obstruction of Justice, Report Says

Just as consequentially, the president has repeatedly acted in ways somewhat suspicious for a supposedly innocent man. Trump fired FBI Director James Comey , who was overseeing that agency's co...

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At least 12 dead in London tower block fire

No fewer than 50 people were injured and some residents were trapped inside the towering inferno. Look back at our live blog as the fire unfolded . "The whole landing was thick with smoke". Oh my g...

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Anti-Trump gunman opens fire on congressman Steve Scalise

My thoughts & prayers are w/ my colleagues, their staffers, & the Capitol Police Officers who were senselessly, brutally attacked today. "We didn't think some insane person was going to come shoot t...

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Rifle-wielding gunman wounds lawmaker, then killed by police

Rifle-wielding gunman wounds lawmaker, then killed by police

Dave Brat told CNN that he learned of the news in the gym, and that members were all standing by for more information as the news unfolded. My prayers are wth everyone affected by this, including ...

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Rep. Jeff Duncan: 'I believe I saw the shooter'

Rep. Jeff Duncan: 'I believe I saw the shooter'

I told him they were republicans. "I said, 'Paul, is everything okay?' And he said, 'It's all blurry right now, I'm trying to get my head wrapped round it'". Alexandria police said a suspect in the sh...

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Virginia shooter identified as man from Belleville, Illinois

Scott Pelley will anchor the "CBS Evening News" from Washington tonight and the program will expand to an hour to accommodate coverage of the shooting that left five people wounded and sent Scalise ...

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Macron's party set to win in French parliamentary elections

Macron's party set to win in French parliamentary elections

Sunday's results suggest that Macron's party could end up with between 415 and 455 seats out of 577 after next week's run-off. Macron's party was established just over a year ago and many candidat...

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Hostages held, 9 killed in attack at Somalia restaurant

Mohamud Abdi survived the attack with slight injuries and said: "Many young men did not survive". Police say at least nine people are dead and several wounded. Al Shabaab claimed responsibility. Th...

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