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Former Trump Campaign Chair Heads to Trial

Former Trump Campaign Chair Heads to Trial

Manafort's defense team has filed a flurry of motions - to suppress evidence gathered from a Virginia storage unit, to challenge the mandate of the special counsel and to delay the trial - almost a...

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Colombian drug cartel puts £53,000 price on dog’s head

Colombian drug cartel puts £53,000 price on dog’s head

The drug-sniffing dog is responsible for finding more than 2000kg of cocaine during her time with the National Police of Colombia , prompting the Urabenos, or Gulf Clan, to offer the bounty. "Her...

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Trump denies knowing about son's meeting with Russians, despite Cohen's claim

Trump denies knowing about son's meeting with Russians, despite Cohen's claim

They've specifically looked into why the tape cuts off mid-conversation about a hush payment made to former Playboy model Karen McDougal who alleged an affair with Trump. Cohen says Trump then cho...

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Vladimir Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

Vladimir Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

President Donald Trump has sought to punish reporters when he's unhappy with the way they approach him, The Washington Post reported on Friday. Lemire asked whether Trump would, "with the whole...

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GDP shows economy in 'good shape,' but markets wanted more

GDP shows economy in 'good shape,' but markets wanted more

Ahead of Friday's release , President Donald Trump and members of his economic team have been promoting the notion that second-quarter growth will be robust. The U.S. central bank increased borro...

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US diplomat, Taliban representative talks end with 'very positive signals'

US diplomat, Taliban representative talks end with 'very positive signals'

Earlier media reported about the meeting of the USA delegation , headed by the Director of the Department of state for South Asia, Alice wells and representatives of the Taliban. The pause in confl...

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Assam NRC List: Assam National Register of Citizens explained

Assam NRC List: Assam National Register of Citizens explained

Hours after the final draft of Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC ) was released, which left out 40.7 lakh people, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Monday called the move a delibe...

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Rudy: Trump Is Innocent Because He Did Not Personally Hack Democratic Emails

Rudy: Trump Is Innocent Because He Did Not Personally Hack Democratic Emails

President Donald Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani , said Monday that he does not know whether Trump would ever pardon Michael Cohen , the President's embattled ex-lawyer now under criminal invest...

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Dry conditions, excessive heat fan flames of California wildfires

Dry conditions, excessive heat fan flames of California wildfires

Several other wildfires burned throughout the state on Sunday, including the River Fire in Mendocino County, which has burned 11,028 acres and destroyed four residences and one outbuilding since it ...

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Jeff Sessions defends Rod Rosenstein after impeachment threat - CNNPolitics

Jeff Sessions defends Rod Rosenstein after impeachment threat - CNNPolitics

Last month, Rosenstein and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, had a particularly heated exchange as the lawmaker and others grilled the deputy attorney general during a hearing about the FBI and Justice Departm...

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ISIS Kills 215 in Southwest Syria, in Deadliest Attack for Years

ISIS Kills 215 in Southwest Syria, in Deadliest Attack for Years

The head of the Sweida provincial health authority told the pro-Damascus Sham FM 75 Islamic State fighters had also been killed. The Britain-based Observatory said three suicide attackers set off bo...

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US prepares new sanctions against Russia

US prepares new sanctions against Russia

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo left many questions unanswered during his testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Wednesday, according to Sen. "We have been clear in our assessments o...

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Israeli stabbed to death by Palestinian in West Bank attack

Israeli stabbed to death by Palestinian in West Bank attack

A 17-year-old Palestinian crept into the settlement of Adam on Thursday night and stabbed Yotam Ovadia, 31, to death. Israeli army spokesman Jonathan Conricus said that around 8.50PM local time the ...

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English court rules woman must stay in 'loveless' marriage

English court rules woman must stay in 'loveless' marriage

Following the ruling, the Ministry of Justice said: "The current system of divorce creates unnecessary antagonism in an already hard situation". But Mr Owens refuses to divorce her, denying his wife...

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Cairo zoo accused of painting donkeys like zebras

Cairo zoo accused of painting donkeys like zebras

Sarhan took pictures of the animal, whose stripes were smudged across its face, and smeared unevenly in other places. CBS News also notes that zebras and donkeys, despite both bearing a resemblanc...

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Suspect arrested in Oakland train station stabbing attack

Suspect arrested in Oakland train station stabbing attack

VIDEO: What we know about the deadly Oakland BART stabbing " I don't know what it was but he was just always kind of a problem", said neighbor Carol Kincaid. In a "prison-style attack", Cowell stabb...

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U.S. to impose sanctions on Turkey over detained pastor

U.S. to impose sanctions on Turkey over detained pastor

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo welcomed the decision, but said on Twitter that it was "not enough" and that there was "no credible evidence" against the pastor. EDT (1501 GMT). The pastor de...

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Iran Vows to Respond to US Threats with ‘Equal Countermeasures’

Iran Vows to Respond to US Threats with ‘Equal Countermeasures’

Every night we don't sleep without thinking of you. "I, as a soldier, respond to you", Soleimani further said. "You must know what you are talking about; ask your predecessors and take advantage o...

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Putin ‘spy-ball’ gift to Trump found to contain transmitting device

Putin ‘spy-ball’ gift to Trump found to contain transmitting device

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's appearance before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee came as the White House postponed a follow-up meeting with Putin amid criticism of Trump's conflicting s...

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Trump again calls Russian Federation commotion ‘a big hoax’

Trump again calls Russian Federation commotion ‘a big hoax’

The 412 pages of documents released by the Justice Department showed that the warrant was based on information gained by an FBI investigation of Page, when began when he became known to them by alle...

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Republican lawmakers move to impeach Rod Rosenstein

Republican lawmakers move to impeach Rod Rosenstein

In mid-May, Republicans attacked Rosenstein again, claiming his decision to appoint special counsel Robert Mueller amounted to a massive " fishing expedition " for dirt on President Donald Trump ...

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Imran Khan leads Pakistan election as opponents cry foul

Imran Khan leads Pakistan election as opponents cry foul

A Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker was killed and two others injured as party activists clashed with Awami National Party (ANP) workers outside a polling station in Nawan Kali in Khyber-Pakhtunkh...

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Greece: Major forest fires rage near Athens as homeowners flee

Greece: Major forest fires rage near Athens as homeowners flee

Sixty people have died and 170 have been injured in wildfires ravaging woodland and villages in the Athens region, as Greek authorities rush to evacuate residents and tourists stranded on beaches al...

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Town Rallies Together to Keep Missing College Student’s Name Alive

Town Rallies Together to Keep Missing College Student’s Name Alive

In an update, her family wrote on a Facebook page Saturday that "law enforcement will also be repeating the neighborhood canvas near Mollie's home, jogging, and work routes". Tibbets, 20, is 5 feet,...

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Trump says it's 'sad' Cohen recorded him

Trump says it's 'sad' Cohen recorded him

President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen , seen in June, released a tape of what seems to be then-candidate Trump and him discussing payments to a former Playboy model. "I got it", after ...

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Iran warns of

Iran warns of "countermeasures" in volley of threats with Trump

The U.S.is pushing many countries hard to stop buying Iranian oil before U.S. sanctions are put back in place as part of the Trump administration's rejection of the Iran nuclear deal struck by Pr...

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Canada: At least one dead, 14 injured in Toronto shooting

Canada: At least one dead, 14 injured in Toronto shooting

The gunman was found dead on Sunday night after he exchanged gunfire with police and fled, though it remains unclear whether he killed himself or was killed by police. A young girl was among the injur...

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UK top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'

UK top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'

That has infuriated Brussels , which insists that the bill is simply a settling of accounts. Britain's prime minister says she will take personal control of the hard Brexit negotiations, boosting...

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LAPD Bullet Killed Trader Joe's Manager in Gunfire Exchange During Standoff

LAPD Bullet Killed Trader Joe's Manager in Gunfire Exchange During Standoff

LAPD fired at Atkins, striking Corado, Moore said, CNN reported. Moore said officers would agonize over what occurred but he feels they did what they had to do. About three hours later, Atkins agr...

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'Color Us Unimpressed': Iranian Government Brushes Off Trump Threats, Sanctions

With popular discontent over Iran's faltering economy and sliding currency , and the prospect of tough new US sanctions , Iran's leaders have called for unity. As for how Trump's response tweet ...

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White Helmets have no place in Syria now, expert notes

White Helmets have no place in Syria now, expert notes

The pullout of the White Helmets from Syria, carried out by Israel on the US' and Canada's request, reveals "true colors and hypocrisy" of the controversial group, showing who actually controls ...

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Map: Syrian forces control the bordering areas with Occupied Golan Heights

Map: Syrian forces control the bordering areas with Occupied Golan Heights

Last week the Syrian regime reached a deal through which the rebel groups in the area, defeated and encircled, could surrender. But Israel has said it will not allow the refugees to enter Israel. Th...

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Pakistan election rigged in Imran Khan's favour, claims opponent

Pakistan election rigged in Imran Khan's favour, claims opponent

Since Sharif was ousted by the Supreme Court previous year, four party candidates have been barred from contesting the elections. While PML-N still is the leading political party in the Pakistan ele...

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warns President Trump about ‘mother of all wars’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warns President Trump about ‘mother of all wars’

Pompeo talked about increasing the media outreach to the Iranian people. Pompeo spoke at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, to a packed house of about 1,000 people....

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Coats says he was not criticizing Trump for inviting Putin to visit

Coats says he was not criticizing Trump for inviting Putin to visit

Trump stunned observers when, during a press conference after the Helsinki summit , he refused to denounce Putin, declined to hold Russian Federation accountable for its interference in the 2016 el...

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