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Led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35

Led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35

Syria's state news agency SANA also says 35 civilians, a lot of them women and children, were killed in the airstrikes. Geneva: The UN on Friday urged all nations bombing jihadist targets in Syria t...

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Trump meeting with G-7, African leaders

His pending review of USA climate policies has left environmentalists bracing for the possibility of bland G-7 promises that says little after years of increasingly stronger commitments to reduce reli...

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Sen. Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

Sen. Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

They also face other misdemeanor charges. According to a police incident report, the younger Kaine was one of "five or six people all dressed in black from head to toe" who set off smoke bombs and f...

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Donald Trump shoves North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leader Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic

The act was being widely denounced online. "An optimistic interpretation of his words is that the commitment under Article V is so obvious there was no need to mention it but I still would have pr...

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Trump calls on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to tackle terror, immigration

Trump calls on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to tackle terror, immigration

Mr. Markovic seems surprised at first, but then smiles and makes way for Mr. Trump who, once present at the front of the group, straightens up, stands tall, scans the room and pulls the sides of his c...

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Bill Cosby jury selected

Two of them are black. Cosby said in a radio interview last week he will not testify in his own defense. The jury's complexion became an issue late Tuesday. The alternates will only join deliber...

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G7 communique acknowledges split with US on climate

G7 communique acknowledges split with US on climate

Mr Trump has previously promoted a protectionist agenda that alarmed his G7 allies. Diplomats from Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States worked late into the night ...

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CBO: Hundreds of Thousands of Coloradans Could Lose Health Coverage

CBO: Hundreds of Thousands of Coloradans Could Lose Health Coverage

Congressman Kevin Cramer's statement after the Congressional Budget Office released the details of what they predict the fallout will be from the American Health Care Act that was passed by ...

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G7 deadlocks on climate after US declines to confirm Paris deal

G7 deadlocks on climate after US declines to confirm Paris deal

Six members of the Group of Seven plan to stick with their standing endorsement of the 2015 Paris deal to fight climate change by reining in greenhouse gas emissions and await a decision from the ...

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1 killed in reported Wisconsin tornado; 25 hurt

There were reports of possible tornadoes in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas, the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center said. Walker said. "I have instructed state agencies and the Wiscons...

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Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

Texas House rejects attempts to strengthen 'bathroom bill'

North Carolina earlier this year repealed part of its bathroom bill , prompting the NCAA to end its boycott of scheduling college championship events in the state. A prolonged oil slump put a dent in...

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Golfer Simon Dyson ready for the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

The last few champions here share a few common attributes: they are all young talents with a fantastic tee-to-green game. The West Course at Wentworth underwent a £5million renovation programme ...

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Dems use budget office report to attack GOP health bill

The Congressional Budget Office's evaluation of the American Health Care Act , the GOP-sponsored healthcare overhaul recently passed by the House, has drawn concern from industry insiders anxious...

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First the G-7 summit, then Trump returns to tumult

Wrapping up his first foreign trip, President Trump told US troops in Italy Saturday that his nine-day worldwide tour was "a home run". While Canada , Italy, Germany , France, Britain and Japa...

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A look at the G-7 leaders meeting with Trump in Sicily

A look at the G-7 leaders meeting with Trump in Sicily

His Treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has said the United States reserves the right to be protectionist if trade arrangements are unfair to USA companies and workers. Talks between U.S. President D...

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G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change

G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change

White House economic adviser Gary Cohn said Mr Trump's views on climate change were evolving after the discussions. "He came here to learn, he came here to get smarter and he came here to hear ...

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Kay Ivey signs bill legalizing midwifery in Alabama

Kay Ivey signs bill legalizing midwifery in Alabama

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has appointed Montgomery attorney Will Sellers to the Alabama Supreme Court, the governor's office announced today. Seeing one MS lawmaker's statement that those responsible f...

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Cohn: Trump's Views on Paris Climate Accord

Cohn: Trump's Views on Paris Climate Accord "Evolving"

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to pull out of the global deal to combat climate change but has agreed to postpone a decision that had been expected ahead of this week's meeting of Gro...

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2 more arrested in Manchester; UK blasts USA on leaks

2 more arrested in Manchester; UK blasts USA on leaks

Greater Manchester Police (GMP) hopes to resume normal intelligence relationships - a two-way flow of information - soon but is now "furious", the BBC reported on Thursday . In the early hours of Thu...

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G-7 source: US gets more time for climate pact answer

Trump , who has previously called global warming a hoax, tweeted that he would make a decision next week on whether to back the 2015 Paris Agreement on curbing carbon emissions following lengthy d...

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