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Giuliani Says Trump Could End Russia Probe, Pardon Himself

Giuliani Says Trump Could End Russia Probe, Pardon Himself

The media has abysmally misreported that the Supreme Court has allowed private civil suits against a president for personal conduct before he was president, and also to produce tape recordings, but ne...

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King accepts Mulki's resignation, tasks Razzaz with forming new gov't

King accepts Mulki's resignation, tasks Razzaz with forming new gov't

The legislative proposal is yet to be approved by the country's parliament. On Monday (May 28), the Council of Jordanian Trade Unions endorsed the strike, after a meeting with Jordanian the Prime Mi...

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US weighs more South China Sea patrols

US weighs more South China Sea patrols

Beijing's deployments of missile batteries and bombers to outposts in disputed areas appear aimed at intimidating neighbours, Mattis told delegates on Saturday at the International Institute for Strat...

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Gaza violence: Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian medic

Gaza violence: Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian medic

Israeli warplanes hit at least 15 targets belonging to Hamas' armed wing, the Al Qassam Brigades, the Israeli military said early on Sunday. Clashes broke out Friday afternoon and became fierce betw...

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Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?

Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?

A host country has covered travel costs for foreign leaders in the past, CBS News reported . Since the beginning of the year, however, North Korea's Kim has launched a flurry of diplomatic meet...

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Trump puts N. Korea summit back on for June 12

Trump puts N. Korea summit back on for June 12

Chol gave President Trump written by Kim Jong-un. "We're getting along, so it's not a question of maximum pressure", Trump said . Trump said after meeting with a senior North Korean official at...

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Theresa May to press Trump at G7 to reverse metal tariffs

Theresa May to press Trump at G7 to reverse metal tariffs

Mr Mnuchin, regarded as one of the more moderate trade voices in Mr Trump's Cabinet, said the issue may need to be resolved by G-7 leaders at a summit this week in Charlevoix, Quebec, officials at...

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Man who encouraged attack on Prince George admits terrorism charges

Man who encouraged attack on Prince George admits terrorism charges

On October 13, he posted a photograph of the school superimposed with silhouettes of two masked terrorists on his online channel "Lone Mujahid". Rashid appeared in court with a large beard, wearing ...

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Steel and aluminum tariffs draw fire from Stefanik and Canadian officials

Steel and aluminum tariffs draw fire from Stefanik and Canadian officials

German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz condemned Washington's move, saying: "This one-sided decision is wrong and in my view against worldwide law". "These tariffs are an affront to the long standing...

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Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally fires gun while at Denver bar

Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally fires gun while at Denver bar

At least two videos of the incident appeared on social media late Saturday night showing the agent gyrating to Jagged Edge's "Where the Party at?" before his gun falls out of his back waistband as...

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CRPF vehicle runs over two protesters in J&K

CRPF vehicle runs over two protesters in J&K

Officials say that's nonsense, and that the vehicle was surrounded by a crowd of angry young men, some of whom fell beneath the jeep-like auto when they tried to pull the soldiers out and lynch them. ...

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Trump wouldn't mind seeing NAFTA replaced

Trump wouldn't mind seeing NAFTA replaced

The talks already were on tense footing when Trump announced this week that he would impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada , Mexico and the European Union, igniting global co...

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USA military killed almost 500 civilians in 2017, Pentagon says

USA military killed almost 500 civilians in 2017, Pentagon says

Trump also placed thousands more troops on the ground in Afghanistan and Iraq, along with an indefinite military presence in Syria. "NGO reports of strikes attributed to the USA military, particul...

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After Months Of Talks, Italy Has A New Coalition Government

After Months Of Talks, Italy Has A New Coalition Government

A source close to President Sergio Mattarella, who vetoed Savona as finance minister and appointed Cottarelli to form a government to oversee fresh elections around the end of the year, said the two m...

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China warns United States against tariffs as trade talks end

China warns United States against tariffs as trade talks end

After it had appeared a trade truce between the two economic heavyweights was on the cards, the White House this week warned it would continue to pursue tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese impor...

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Davis votes with Republicans on state budget

Davis votes with Republicans on state budget

South Dakota voters will go to the polls next Tuesday, June 5 to choose Democrat and Republican nominees for the November general election. Traditionally in most states, primaries are split by polit...

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Lions, tigers, jaguar escape German zoo

Lions, tigers, jaguar escape German zoo

Two lions were among the six animals that escaped their enclosures at a flooded western Germany zoo, before five were recaptured. The bear was discovered outside the zoo grounds in the rolling h...

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Visa suffers ‘service disruption’ across Europe

Irish banks have said they are aware of the issue and working to get it resolved. Visa was not able to immediately comment on the outage. Visa's payment network crashed across the United Kingdom a...

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USA vetoes UN Security Council draft resolution on protection of Palestinians

Blasting the council majority, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the two votes showed it was willing to blame Israel and unwilling to blame Hamas, the Islamist group that domi...

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In nod to India, US military renames Pacific Command

In nod to India, US military renames Pacific Command

Harry Harris to new Indo-Pacom Commander Adm. Philip Davidson. The officials said the name change reflects the connectivity between the Pacific and Indian Oceans that is a key factor in providing se...

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Embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resigns amid scandals

Embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens resigns amid scandals

The state legislature's investigation had expanded to probe potential campaign finance violations , as questions swirled about whether the governor's campaign illegally coordinated with a non-profi...

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Russian journalist shot and killed in Ukrainian capital

Russian journalist shot and killed in Ukrainian capital

Lavrov, who called Babchenko's killing a tragedy, said the allegation was nonsense and a continuation of what he called Kiev's anti-Russian course. A spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry wr...

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Judge denies Michael Cohen's request for more time to review seized materials

Judge denies Michael Cohen's request for more time to review seized materials

A court-appointed official has given a NY judge an upbeat report on how fast attorney-client privilege designations are being applied to materials seized from President Donald Trump's personal lawye...

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ASU is a top 100 university globally for research and teaching

ASU is a top 100 university globally for research and teaching

University College London dropped to 18th spot, down from 16 previous year, while the Imperial College London dropped down to 20 from 18 in 2017. Administered by Elsevier, the survey “targets experi...

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Pompeo Says 'Real Progress' Made Toward Trump-Kim Summit

Pompeo Says 'Real Progress' Made Toward Trump-Kim Summit

President Donald Trump said Friday he will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on June 12 in Singapore, a summit he previously canceled in a letter. However, Trump on Thursday conceded for th...

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United States preacher asks followers to help him buy $78m private jet

United States preacher asks followers to help him buy $78m private jet

Earlier in his broadcast the evangelist reflected on his history of private jet ownership, revealing he purchased his first plane in 1994. The Falcon 7X would be the TV preacher's fourth private pla...

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Malaysia tries crowdfunding to plug ballooning debts

Malaysia tries crowdfunding to plug ballooning debts

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in that same ruling awarded to Singapore Pedra Branca - referred to in Malaysia as Pulau Batu Puteh (White Stone island). The Pekan MP said on his Facebook pag...

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Trump wants to ban German cars from America

Trump wants to ban German cars from America

The magazine reports that the latter comment was made off the record - but confirmed by unnamed US and European diplomats - to French President Emmanuel Macron as an example of Trump's commitment to p...

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Russian, Israeli defense chiefs discuss southern Syria in Moscow

Russian, Israeli defense chiefs discuss southern Syria in Moscow

They had not been replaced, he added. The Syrian leader is in the process of asserting his authority over the last few pockets of opposition-held territory after seven years of warfare during which ...

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Trump's grossest tweet ever, praises himself on the great Memorial Day

Trump's grossest tweet ever, praises himself on the great Memorial Day

President Donald Trump rang in Memorial Day-a holiday to honor those who died in active military service-with a tweet listing his accomplishments. Calling Trump's tweet the grossest tweet made by ...

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Here's What Trump's New Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Mean For Canadians

Here's What Trump's New Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Mean For Canadians

Besides the United States steel and aluminum tariffs , the Trump administration is also investigating possible limits on foreign cars in the name of national security. into risky territory. Beyond ...

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'I wish' I had not picked Sessions for attorney general

'I wish' I had not picked Sessions for attorney general

Trey Gowdy . The Times reported Wednesday that Trump's push for Sessions to reverse his recusal has become a focus of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe. Giuliani said Trump and his team have ...

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Abramovich 'has right' to Israeli citizenship, says Kremlin

Abramovich 'has right' to Israeli citizenship, says Kremlin

Abramovich, who owns London's Chelsea soccer club and is worth $12.5 billion according to the British press, instantly became the richest person in Israel. "He filed a request to receive an immigratio...

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Louis Attorney Says Her Office Has Resolved Criminal Charges Against Greitens

Louis Attorney Says Her Office Has Resolved Criminal Charges Against Greitens

In his resignation remarks, he alluded to unnamed enemies out there who somehow "designed" the extramarital-affair scandal "to cause maximum damage to my family and friends" - as if Greitens had been ...

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Kid's School Safety Question Nearly Brings Sarah Sanders to Tears

Kid's School Safety Question Nearly Brings Sarah Sanders to Tears

Sanders, a mother of three young children , didn't really give him a specific answer, but promised him the administration will do "every single thing in our power" to protect children. Choucroun spok...

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