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G7 leaders turn gaze to Africa, climate harmony elusive

To that end, the leaders promised measures that included countering online terrorist propaganda and recruitment, better intelligence-sharing to confront the threat of foreign fighters, increased co-...

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G7 makes 'substantial progress' on trade talks - French source

In March, the U.S. got the G20 to drop its traditional pro-free trade stance, but Trump has postponed a decision on whether to abandon his country's commitments to curbing carbon emissions until aft...

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Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

Donald Trump continued to distance himself from fellow leaders over climate change at the G-7 summit, and said he'll determine next week whether to pull the us out of the landmark Paris climate ac...

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Bear rips off bumper to break into doughnut delivery vehicle

Bear rips off bumper to break into doughnut delivery vehicle

Kim Robertson, owner of the breakfast and brunch restaurant, said she and her husband woke up Monday to discover the auto missing its bumper. Todd Robertson says there were no doughnuts in the vehic...

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Understanding the G7 ahead of Trump's Italian summit

He made the surprise announcement on Twitter after resisting pressure from European leaders at the G7 summit in Sicily to stay in the pact. Seven wealthy democracies have reached a deal at their ann...

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Senate Republicans could preserve one of Trumpcare's deadliest provisions

Under the AHCA, 23 million more people would be uninsured than under Obamacare . Written by the former CEO of an insurance company, Rep. Tom MacArthur , the amendment would allow insurers in certa...

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Trump views on climate 'evolving' amid push from Europeans

Trump views on climate 'evolving' amid push from Europeans

Kicking off with a group photo in the picturesque clifftop town of Toarmina, the USA leader was expected to face tough opposition from other world leaders , notably in the areas of trade and climate...

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Nebraska WR Stanley Morgan avoids felony pot possession charge

Nebraska WR Stanley Morgan avoids felony pot possession charge

The charge was amended to "possession of cannabis not more than 20 grams". Nebraska safety Antonio Reed and a woman were also in the auto, but were not arrested. Morgan told the officer that that ...

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Trump & Macron engage in fierce handshake battle during first meeting

Trump & Macron engage in fierce handshake battle during first meeting

While in Brussels , Trump will meet with the leaders of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which he previously threatened to abandon. "Yes!" Araud replied, imitating Trump's tight handshake grip. ...

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Lieberman would be an odd pick to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Lieberman would be an odd pick to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Joe Lieberman gives a "thumbs-up" as he leaves the West Wing of the White House in Washington , Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Mr Lieberman was among four candidates Mr Trump interviewed at the White Ho...

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House Intelligence Committee will subpoena Michael Flynn, Schiff says

House Intelligence Committee will subpoena Michael Flynn, Schiff says

Former president Barack Obama past year accused the Kremlin of attempting to subvert the election by releasing hacked emails from Democratic Party officials to embarrass Hillary Clinton .Sources to...

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Here's how Trump's 3% economic growth target stacks up against past presidents

Republicans, he said , care about the poor , kids and elderly. He lops a total of $1.7 trillion off that and similar programs, including food stamps, school lunches and Habitat for Humanity. Firewor...

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Eight arrested till now in Manchester bombing

Eight arrested till now in Manchester bombing

The leaks have opened a diplomatic row as the United Kingdom officials are said to be "furious" that their investigation was compromised when photos appearing to show debris from the attack ap...

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Baylor Men's Golf in Fifth after Day One at NCAA Championships

Baylor Men's Golf in Fifth after Day One at NCAA Championships

Burns' bogey-free start to the tournament has the LSU sophomore in a tie for third place in the individual championship. Auburn is at 6 under, Oklahoma State at 5 under and Southern California at 4 un...

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Texas House passes 'bathroom bill' restricting transgender student access

Texas House passes 'bathroom bill' restricting transgender student access

If a student "does not wish" to use such a facility, they will then be permitted to use single-stall restrooms and other facilities. On Monday, the House voted 94-51 to approve Senate Bill 2078 , l...

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Public helps police find missing girl

Public helps police find missing girl

Police say witnesses had seen the girl talking to a man in a black vehicle with tinted windows around 11:45 a.m. Friday in Easton. The girl is not related to the driver, and police are trying to ...

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Donald Trump's budget, spending cuts are 'moral,' Mulvaney says

Mick Mulvaney , who's chiefly responsible for the Trump administration's budget , is now pretending that the double-counting gimmick doesn't exist. The White House has denied the president's budget...

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Final Budget Votes Coming on Last Day of Session

As you may know, the Legislature is required to finish its work by May 29th (140 days after we started). Community Impact Newspaper and The Texas Tribune have established a partnership to share ...

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Tensions deepen between Saudi, Iran, US after Trump visit

US President Donald Trump said today during a visit to Jerusalem that Iran must never be allowed to have nuclear weapons while also denouncing Tehran's support for "terrorists". Instead, he ch...

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US Senate committee passes bill to impose new sanctions on Iran

US Senate committee passes bill to impose new sanctions on Iran

Some members had also sought to link the Iran bill with an effort to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation, but the panel reached an agreement to delay the Russian Federation measures. Sen. Bob ...

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