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McConnell Cancels Senate’s August Recess, Citing Nominee Backlog

The Senate will cancel most of its annual August recess, majority leader Mitch McConnell , Republican of Kentucky, told senators on Tuesday, an election-year move that will force vulnerable Democra...

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Miraculous rescue of baby buried under volcanic ash

Miraculous rescue of baby buried under volcanic ash

Cruz said firefighters dug up three bodies during their first hours of work in El Rodeo and San Miguel los Lotes, the two villages filled with small farmers that once nestled in the lush foothills of ...

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Scores more homes destroyed by lava flow on Hawaii's Big Island

Scores more homes destroyed by lava flow on Hawaii's Big Island

The outlet reported that hundreds of homes have been destroyed, including the second home of the Big Island's mayor. The lava pushed into beach lots in Kapoho, which has about 350 homes and Vacatio...

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Rudy Giuliani: President Trump could pardon himself, but he probably wouldn’t

Rudy Giuliani: President Trump could pardon himself, but he probably wouldn’t

When asked, Lee declined to speculate about the motivations of Trump or his legal team in bringing up the pardon power. "I don't think either previous president did much to show China they meant b...

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Trump suggests Mueller leaked lawyers letters on Russian Federation probe

Trump suggests Mueller leaked lawyers letters on Russian Federation probe

In an early morning tweet , Trump said that the Mueller team is "stacked with anti-Trumpers, who actually represented Clinton people". Early to mid-January, 2018 - The two sides meet to discuss Jan...

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Voters to decide state, federal, local races in CA primary

Voters to decide state, federal, local races in CA primary

Hugin , a former Marine and Princeton University graduate, has promised to serve as an independent voice for Democrat-leaning New Jersey, where Trump is unpopular among many voters. Senate - Dianne F...

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First Trump-Kim meeting scheduled for 9am on Jun 12

First Trump-Kim meeting scheduled for 9am on Jun 12

Kim, also the director of the United Front Department, which is responsible for inter-Korean relations, flew into Beijing from NY on Sunday and departed Monday around noon. "If it's a negative meeting...

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Melania Trump Schedules First Appearance in Weeks-But the Press Won't Attend

Melania Trump Schedules First Appearance in Weeks-But the Press Won't Attend

The party, which is similar to one the first couple threw previous year, marks her first official event since May 10, when she and President Trump traveled to Andrews Air Force Base to welcome home ...

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Mueller's team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering

Mueller's team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering

Domin said that one of the public relations firm executives, identified as Person D1, told the government he "understood Manafort's outreach to be an effort to 'suborn perjury, '" and cause someone kn...

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Supreme Court rules for Colorado baker in gay wedding cake case

Supreme Court rules for Colorado baker in gay wedding cake case

The ruling (pdf) was 7-2, with Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor dissenting. "It was about all people- no matter who they are - having the right to celebrate their love without faci...

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Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte Pressures Woman To Kiss Him On Stage

Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte Pressures Woman To Kiss Him On Stage

Duterte initially offered to give the book , which tells the tales of alleged abuses of the Filipino clergy, to a select member of the audience and then invited two women to come up the stage. Acco...

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Melania Trump to skip Camp David trip, marking a 22-day absence

Melania Trump to skip Camp David trip, marking a 22-day absence

As CNN notes , past year the White House only released a statement following the reception with a snippet of the first lady's remarks, so we probably shouldn't expect to see any photos from the e...

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Rudy Giuliani Warns President Trump Could Be Impeached [Watch Video]

Rudy Giuliani Warns President Trump Could Be Impeached [Watch Video]

President's lawyer and former NY mayor adds to list of outlandish and confusing claims , saying that Trump would be immune from indictment even if he had shot the former Federal Bureau of Investiga...

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Trudeau declines to meet Trump because of USA precondition

Trudeau declines to meet Trump because of USA precondition

The administration is taking the action under a relatively obscure US trade law meant to protect national security . "When you're nearly 800 Billion Dollars a year down on Trade, you can't lose a T...

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United States military killed nearly 500 civilians in 2017 - Pentagon report

United States military killed nearly 500 civilians in 2017 - Pentagon report

Almost 500 civilians were killed in USA military operations in President Donald Trump's first year in office, a Pentagon report to Congress estimates. The order mandated "an annual summary" includin...

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Italian populists sworn into power as euroskeptics cheer

Italian populists sworn into power as euroskeptics cheer

Sworn in Friday, the next step for the new government is confidence votes in Parliament, which will be called early next week. The US dollar fell on Wednesday as the euro recovered from 10-month low...

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China warns U.S. against imposing trade sanctions as talks end

China warns U.S. against imposing trade sanctions as talks end

The statement was made in the light of the yet another round of US-Chinese trade talks, which began on Saturday and continued through Sunday. Chinese and U.S. There was no immediate comment from t...

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Meeting with Kim Jong-un to take place on June 12

Meeting with Kim Jong-un to take place on June 12

Kim Yong Chol arrived at White House Friday afternoon, where he was greeted by chief of staff John Kelly. Trump said he has more sanctions he's prepared to put on North Korea , but he struck a...

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Indian-American kids continue winning run at US Spelling Bee

Indian-American kids continue winning run at US Spelling Bee

But he didn't pretend to be infallible, saying there were about eight or nine words in the prime-time finals he didn't know - a rare admission for a champion. This was Christopher's second straight ye...

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Trump, without evidence, accuses Mueller’s team of meddling in the midterm elections

Trump, without evidence, accuses Mueller’s team of meddling in the midterm elections

Last week, a reader asked in the comment section, what, if anything, Mueller's Russian Federation investigation has produced? Earlier Tuesday, Trump lashed out at the "rigged Russia Witch Hunt" on T...

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11 dead after militants attack Afghan interior ministry

11 dead after militants attack Afghan interior ministry

Gunfire and an explosion were heard near the interior ministry building in Kabul today, days after the Taliban vowed to target military and intelligence centres in the Afghan capital. "There are v...

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‘Totally unacceptable’: Canada retaliates with tariffs on United States imports

‘Totally unacceptable’: Canada retaliates with tariffs on United States imports

He says the European Union will impose additional duties on a number of imports from the U.S. Macron pledged the riposte would be "firm" and "proportionate" and in line with World Trade Organization...

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Putin critic Bill Browder arrested in Madrid

Putin critic Bill Browder arrested in Madrid

Browder said in another message: "Just was arrested by Spanish police in Madrid on a Russian Interpol arrest warrant. Going to the police station right now", read the tweet . Since then, Mr Browder ...

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20-year-old woman's arrest at Jersey beach goes viral

20-year-old woman's arrest at Jersey beach goes viral

An attorney for 20-year-old Emily Weinman tells Philly.com the charges against her are exaggerated. Weinman was charged with Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer (two counts), Aggravated Assault...

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Trump ready for China trade war revenge: trade director Peter Navarro

Trump ready for China trade war revenge: trade director Peter Navarro

Those restrictions will be announced by June 30 and adopted soon after that, the administration said, adding that the United States would also continue to pursue a trade case it has filed against C...

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