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Trump’s ‘Phony’ Source a White House Official

Trump’s ‘Phony’ Source a White House Official

The White House press office invited reporters to the background briefing, both to attend in person or to call-in and insisted that the official not be named. The official didn't use that word , but ...

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Russian Oligarch Abramovich Becomes Israeli Citizen

An Israeli immigration absorption ministry spokeswoman declined to comment on the report citing individual privacy but a spokeswoman for the Population Administration which oversees border control con...

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Belgium shooting: man kills passerby and two police officers in Liège

Belgium shooting: man kills passerby and two police officers in Liège

Prime Minister Charles Michel said his thoughts were with the families of the victims after what he called a "serious incident", adding that he would not give further details at this stage. Despite th...

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Man climbs 4 storeys in seconds to rescue dangling child in Paris

Man climbs 4 storeys in seconds to rescue dangling child in Paris

Videos of 22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama's climb went viral and French President Emmanuel Macron said he would put Gassama on a fast track to citizenship. The AP reports Gassama has authorizatio...

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India says it will continue trading with Iran, ignoring U.S. sanctions

India says it will continue trading with Iran, ignoring U.S. sanctions

But Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj said New Delhi's position was independent of any other country. The Iranian Foreign Minister visited China, Russia and some European countries in the ...

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Memorial Day 2018: Trump honors 'America's greatest heroes' at Arlington ceremony

Memorial Day 2018: Trump honors 'America's greatest heroes' at Arlington ceremony

Many individual veterans and family members of those who sacrificed their lives in service piled on the president on Twitter as well. President TrumpDonald John TrumpNYPD has received 18 percent mo...

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2 journalists killed in North Carolina when tree falls onto SUV

2 journalists killed in North Carolina when tree falls onto SUV

The incident has not been directly attributed to subtropical storm Alberto. They told Tennant to be careful with Alberto's remnant expected to bring more heavy rains and mudslides this week. "We are a...

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Israel, Russia Reach 'Understanding' on Iranian Presence in Syria

Israel, Russia Reach 'Understanding' on Iranian Presence in Syria

With Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman to visit Russian Federation, there are reports that the two nations have reached a secret deal regarding to presence of Syrian troops in southern Syri...

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1 person missing after Ellicott City flooding

1 person missing after Ellicott City flooding

Hermond, an active member of the Army National Guard, was helping people in the flooded area when he disappeared, according to friends . Hermond left to help a woman rescue her cat from a pet store. ...

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Trump sees `brilliant potential` in North Korea; US delegation in Pyongyang

Trump sees `brilliant potential` in North Korea; US delegation in Pyongyang

While both President Trump and Kim have expressed their desire to hold a bilateral summit, the two nations have remained at odds over the key issue of denuclearisation. Moon said he told Kim that T...

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Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte fails to form populist government

Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte fails to form populist government

Mattarella then appointed Carlo Cottarelli , a former executive at the International Monetary Fund, and exactly the kind of establishment figure loathed by so much of the Italian populace, to form ...

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Wildwood police officer punches woman, puts in chokehold on beach

Wildwood police officer punches woman, puts in chokehold on beach

While the Wildwood police chief called the footage "alarming, He doesn't want to rush to any judgement until having the final results of the investigation", a statement read. Another officer can be se...

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Former military leaders criticize Trump for tweet

Former military leaders criticize Trump for tweet

Trump said. John Kirby, a State Department spokesman in the Obama administration, called Trump's tweet "one of the most inappropriate, ignorant and tone-deaf things our Commander-in-Chief could ...

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Cars swept away as flash floods rage through Ellicott City, Maryland

Cars swept away as flash floods rage through Ellicott City, Maryland

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Police identified the missing man as Eddison Alexander Hermond, 39, a resident of nearby Severn and an active duty member o...

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Roman Abramovich can enter United Kingdom after 'getting Israel passport'

Roman Abramovich can enter United Kingdom after 'getting Israel passport'

Another official told Channel 10 News that Abramovich submitted a citizenship request "like any other person" with Israel's Moscow embassy and was accepted. Abramovich, 51, landed in Ben Gurion In...

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US Base Will Turn Poland Into Potential Target, Russian Senator Warns

Poland is concerned for its own and the region's security following Russia's annexation of the Crimean Peninsula, its support for separatists in eastern Ukraine , and other steps seen as hostile. The...

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Italian president asks ‘Mr. Scissors’ technocrat to form government

In place of the proposed government, President Mattarella has installed Carlo Cottarelli, a former International Monetary Fund official, as head of a caretaker administration. After being summoned to ...

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Malaysia axes high-speed rail link to Singapore

Malaysia axes high-speed rail link to Singapore

A bilateral agreement on key issues was signed three years later, and by 2017, multiple parties from China, Japan and Europe threw their bids to win the contract. Najib said at the time: "One can ha...

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Carlo Cottarelli must bridge gap between 'the elite and the people'

President Sergio Mattarella had summoned Cottarelli to his office after rejecting 81-year-old euroskeptic economist Paolo Savona for economy minister, because he had threatened to pull Italy out of ...

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USA: Lava inches toward geothermal plant raising fears in Hawaii

USA: Lava inches toward geothermal plant raising fears in Hawaii

Geothermal wells often release small amounts of toxic hydrogen sulfide during normal operations, usually well below emissions limits set by local governments, but lava could destabilize a well and rel...

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Rudy Giuliani admits 'Spygate' is Trump PR tactic against Robert Mueller

Rudy Giuliani admits 'Spygate' is Trump PR tactic against Robert Mueller

After the meetings, which included Justice Department, FBI officials, congressional leaders from both parties and Democratic and Republican leaders of the intelligence committees, Democrats said they ...

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New Zealand to kill 150,000 cows to end bacterial disease

New Zealand to kill 150,000 cows to end bacterial disease

Federated Farmers, an advocacy organisation, said there were some farmers who opposed the cull but authorities needed to try to address the bacteria before it was too late. New Zealand is the world'...

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Teacher who stopped Indiana shooting: 'I had to save students'

Teacher who stopped Indiana shooting: 'I had to save students'

Jason Seaman subdued a student armed with two handguns who opened fire inside his classroom May, 25, 2018. Seaman was shot but not seriously injured. "Then they were on the ground after (Mr. Seaman)...

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Video Shows Police Officer Punching Woman On New Jersey Beach

The woman can be heard saying, 'you're not allowed to do that.' Bystanders are also heard yelling at the woman not to resist. The woman, who identified herself in a Facebook post as Emily Weinman,...

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Iran should be denied any military presence in Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem, May 27, 2018. While welcomed by Netanyahu, who said the accord did not suffi...

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Italy plunges into political crisis after government talks collapse

Italy plunges into political crisis after government talks collapse

President Sergio Mattarella vetoed the nomination of fierce euroskeptic Paolo Savona as economy minister, enraging the anti-establishment Five Star Movement and far-right League and prompting their pr...

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Maryland community heartbroken after second flood in 2 years

Maryland community heartbroken after second flood in 2 years

One person was missing after flash flooding struck Ellicott City , a historic Maryland community which was devastated by floods only two years ago. The videos and images are quite devastating, es...

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One person missing after flash flooding hits Ellicott City, Maryland

Another round of rain is expected Sunday evening, and conditions are rapidly changing, officials said. And Ellicott City was on its way back - just a few weeks ago. Videos and photos posted to socia...

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Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

Besides lava and ash, Hawaii volcano is pumping out 'vog'

The Hawaii Civil Defense Agency said the wells "are stable and secure", and Hawaii Governor David Ige said that the plant was "sufficiently safe" from the lava that has plowed through backyards and st...

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Rudy Giuliani Accuses Robert Mueller’s Probe of Being Rigged

Sir, - Suzanne Lynch highlights the concern regarding Donald Trump's attacks against the Robert Mueller-led investigation of events involving the 2016 presidential campaign and its aftermath (" Trump'...

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English teacher corrects Donald Trump's letter, sends it back to White House

English teacher corrects Donald Trump's letter, sends it back to White House

The former Mauldin High School teacher promptly did what she had done thousands of times before: She corrected the writing and returned it, this one going back to the White House . Mason said that th...

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Russian Federation 'responsible' for airliner downing

Russian Federation 'responsible' for airliner downing

The following day, The Netherlands and Australia say they hold Russian Federation responsible "for its share of the downing" of the flight. On Thursday, May 24, the head of the Dutch National Poli...

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After long legal battle, Israel to raze famed Beduin village

After long legal battle, Israel to raze famed Beduin village

Israeli authorities are seeking to displace them from the area, which constitutes 20 percent of the West Bank, to benefit the expansion of Israeli settlements. Last year, Palestinian children going ba...

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Ireland's Gay Prime Minister Celebrates Nation's Vote to Overturn Abortion Ban

Ireland's Gay Prime Minister Celebrates Nation's Vote to Overturn Abortion Ban

A turnout of 64 % was one of the highest for a referendum. All but one of Ireland's 40 constituencies voted "Yes" and contributed to the 66 percent that carried the proposal, nearly an exact rever...

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Rubio Sees Supermajority Backing for Possible Bid to Block ZTE

Rubio Sees Supermajority Backing for Possible Bid to Block ZTE

In a direct challenge to President Donald Trump , Senator Marco Rubio suggested Sunday that Congress would take steps to prevent the Chinese tech firm ZTE from being able to operate in the United S...

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PM-designate gives up attempt to form populist government

PM-designate gives up attempt to form populist government

That would leave the Five Star Movement out of the picture. Mattarella had previously warned that if a political government failed to take shape, he would be forced to appoint a non-political prem...

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Real life 'spider-man' saves boy dangling from Paris balcony

Real life 'spider-man' saves boy dangling from Paris balcony

The video shows neighbors on an adjoining balcony struggling to pull the child to safety. Reports in the Le Parisien have stated that firefighters were called to the scene and attended to both t...

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Hawaii volcano explosions shoot ash to 11,000ft as lava swamps road

The lava flow has destroyed more than 80 structures, up from 50 earlier in the week and authorities expect that number to rise. However, a spokesperson for the geothermal plant told Hawaii News Now...

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Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee, police say

Woman held captive slips note to veterinary employee, police say

Deputies with the Volusia County Sheriff's Office said they arrested a man after his girlfriend slipped a note to staff at a veterinary clinic. Please don't let him know, ' according to ABC News . ...

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Giuliani: DOJ Briefings Could Hasten Trump-Mueller Interview 'Considerably'

Giuliani: DOJ Briefings Could Hasten Trump-Mueller Interview 'Considerably'

And why did they hide it for so long? Three former Trump aides have pleaded guilty and are co-operating with the investigation . Democrats condemned the Republicans-only meeting and the appearanc...

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