• Spicer: Trump's Tweets Are 'Official Statements By The President'
Spicer: Trump's Tweets Are 'Official Statements By The President'

Trump also went after his own Department of Justice in his Twitter tirade, and unraveled their best effort to convince people to stop saying that what Trump is proposing is a " travel ban ". It reflects the Trump team's belief-backed by anecdotal evidence in battleground states that supported him-that many voters are simply uninterested in the Ru...

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  • Votto leads Reds to 5-2 win, 4-game sweep of Cardinals
Votto leads Reds to 5-2 win, 4-game sweep of Cardinals

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo throws against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 7, 2017 , in Cincinnati. Louis Cardinals in Cincinnati. Cincinnati finally broke through against Leake in the fifth. From Rotoworld: Leake surrendered five earned runs over 6 2/3 innings Satu...

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  • Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks
Polls open in United Kingdom election after campaign marred by attacks

Those negotiations could now take on a very different approach. If Ms May were to return with 314 seats, she could seek the support of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) which had an unofficial voting pact with the Conservatives during the last parliament.

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  • British pound dives on fears of United Kingdom election results
British pound dives on fears of United Kingdom election results

Lasted: until 1931, but amid the Great Depression, MacDonald formed "National" coalition government of Conservatives , Liberals and small number of Labour MPs which won 1931 and 1935 elections. Former Conservative chancellor George Osborne told ITV News the forecast was "completely catastrophic" for the Tories and Theresa May. A delay in ...

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  • Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example
Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example

He contacted the NSA on June 1 to inform the USA agency of his interaction with the reporter from The Intercept . CBS framed the story as Trump cracking down on government leaks. The Intercept's director of communications, Vivian Siu, told CNN the document was submitted anonymously. The attack sketched out in the NSA document appears design...

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  • Polls open in UK election after campaign marred by attacks
Polls open in UK election after campaign marred by attacks

Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn , right, chats with a party activist as he arrives to vote in the general election at a polling station in London , Thursday, June 8, 2017. Ed Balls, a former Labour Treasury chief, said it would hurt May's negotiating position with Europe. Corbyn said the result means "politics has changed" and voter...

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  • Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'
Iran minister calls Trump's condolences for attacks 'repugnant'

While it has long called for attacks in Iran, in recent months Isis propaganda has been released in Farsi with the aim of recruiting the country's Sunni minority. The White House released a statement from Mr Trump condemning the terrorist attacks in Tehran and offering condolences, but also implying that Iran is itself a sponsor of terrorism.

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  • UK: Johnson rules out cancelling Trump's state visit
UK: Johnson rules out cancelling Trump's state visit

This is not the first time Khan, the first Muslim mayor of a major Western capital city, has called for Trump's state visit to be banned . In a television appearance on Monday, Khan said Trump was wrong about " many things" and indicated that his diplomatic visit should be cancelled.

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  • Etihad, TUI end talks on vacation airline joint venture
Etihad, TUI end talks on vacation airline joint venture

While the joint venture with TUI would have been a good fit, the tie-up would not have come cheap, according to Saj Ahmad, the chief analyst at London-based StrategicAero Research. TUI noted that it remained prepared to contribute to the stabilisation of the German aviation market, and was open for a partnership or a joint venture "serving the stra...

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  • Champions Trophy: Pakistan shock South Africa to keep semi-final hopes alive
Champions Trophy: Pakistan shock South Africa to keep semi-final hopes alive

Wahab has been ruled out of the remainder of the Champions Trophy tournament with an ankle injury and was replaced in the squad by Rumman Raees. David Miller (75 not out) was the only batsman to reach a half-century at Edgbaston, as the top-ranked South Africans got tied up by some consistent bowling by Pakistan and limped along at a run rate...

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  • China
China "concerned" about reported killing of two nationals in Pakistan

The development comes days after Pakistani forces said that they have killed a number of key commanders of the Islamic State group in an operation carried out in the mountainous Mastung district after intelligence reports said the group was holding the Chinese nationals kidnapped on May 24 from Jinnah Town of the provincial capital Quetta.

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  • Red River revival with Herman, Riley can turn around Big 12
Red River revival with Herman, Riley can turn around Big 12

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Just three years ago, Lincoln Riley was the offensive coordinator at East Carolina. Offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley , 33, is getting a promotion, making him the youngest head coach in FBS. From his second season through his last, Stoops never won fewer than eight games in a season. Mayfield, like most people, was s...

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  • Canine flu, signs to watch out for
Canine flu, signs to watch out for

Veterinarians are warning about the dog flu after several confirmed cases in Georgia. UGACVM reported 1-5 percent of dogs inflected with the dog flu will die. Two doses of vaccine must be given for optimum immune response. The state agriculture department had reported sick dogs in Davidson County, apparently mistaking it for the town of Davidso...

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  • Trump Blocking Critics on Twitter Violates First Amendment, Lawyers Argue
Trump Blocking Critics on Twitter Violates First Amendment, Lawyers Argue

But among those willing to make the leap is the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University . Anytime a president opens his mouth - even if the communication is not meant for the public, as in a hot mic situation - those statements carry the weight and prestige of the president of the United States.

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  • Coast Guard rescues mariners off Oregon coast
Coast Guard rescues mariners off Oregon coast

After covering a distance of about three km, while transiting off Tannir Bhavi shore, the 27 ft Gillnet boat started getting flooded due to heavy swell and high waves, the release said. ICGS Savitri Bai Phule maintained its position close by and was on standby to assist. Timely alarm by the fishermen for immediate rescue helped in saving their live...

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  • Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly 3-year boycott
Taylor Swift returns to Spotify after nearly 3-year boycott

According to Perry, there are three sides to every story: one, two and the truth. "I can't speak for Max, but he didn't know who " Bad Blood " was about", the singer admitted. Spicy. It is indeed, I suppose, kind of messed up, particularly when the two mostly share the same audience. "The singer, whose 2010 marriage to comedian Russell Brand lasted...

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  • Alleged Russian hack reveals a deeply flawed election system
Alleged Russian hack reveals a deeply flawed election system

The mother of a USA government contractor charged with leaking classified documents to a news organization worries that prosecutors will make an example out of her daughter "because of the political climate right now". But Winner's Facebook page does mention reaching out to Sen. And in an angry reply to a report that Trump said he wasn't hearing ...

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  • Moscow: 'Zero' evidence Russian hackers involved in Qatar crisis
Moscow: 'Zero' evidence Russian hackers involved in Qatar crisis

While applauding a Kuwaiti effort to mediate the crisis, Gargash said Emirati and Saudi officials planned to concede nothing to Qatar , an global air travel hub now cut off from some of the skies around it and blocked from receiving the trucks full of food it relies on to feed its citizens.

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  • Trump suggests Iran shares some blame for terror attacks
Trump suggests Iran shares some blame for terror attacks

Iran's Intelligence Ministry also identified five extremists who attacked the Parliament and the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini on Wednesday and confirmed that they had fought for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, according to the state-run IRNA news agency.

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  • Trafalgar Square Evacuated After Police Find 'Suspicious Package'
Trafalgar Square Evacuated After Police Find 'Suspicious Package'

The area has been cleared and a perimeter has been set up around the popular tourist attraction. "As a precaution Charing Cross train station has been closed". London remains on high alert after the terror attack on London Bridge last Saturday, which came just three months after a similar, but unconnected, attack on nearby Westminster.

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  • President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'
President Trump Breaks Silence of Kushner Reports, Dismisses As 'Fake News'

Trump's war on fake news - and his go-to response for unfavourable news - aside, why did Kushner want these back channels and why was it important that these lines were secure enough to even avoid monitoring by U.S. Kushner played a vital role in the White House from the start. Foreign policy experts and former officials disagree. The docu...

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  • General leading Philippine battle with Islamists relieved of command
General leading Philippine battle with Islamists relieved of command

Herrera's estimate of cleared parts of the city was smaller than Padilla's, placing it at 80 to 85 percent, including Basak Malutlut village, where the fighting started on Tuesday last week after the failed attempt by troops from the 103rd Brigade to arrest Hapilon.

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  • Israel advances settlement plans despite Trump plea
Israel advances settlement plans despite Trump plea

Despite the illegality and the worldwide community's disapproval of the settlements, Israel announced recently more plans to build thousands of new houses in the West Bank settlements. Israeli authorities did not respond to Peace Now's requests to comment on the plans. "One of the highlights of this campaign is our insistence that the global comm...

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  • Can you commit manslaughter by sending texts? We're about to find out
Can you commit manslaughter by sending texts? We're about to find out

On July 13, 2014, authorities found Roy's body in his pickup truck, in a parking lot where - the night before - he had attached a water hose to his exhaust pipe to fill the cab with the carbon monoxide that killed him. "I just want to make sure tonight is the real thing", "You just have to do it" and "It's painless and quick". Other women who w...

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  • Qatar Asks Hamas To Cease Terror Planning From Its Territory
Qatar Asks Hamas To Cease Terror Planning From Its Territory

Hamas has reacted in disbelief after the Saudi's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir termed it as being part of the extremist and terrorist groups supported by Qatar. After the 2014 war with Israel, gas-rich Qatar pledged Dollars 1 billion for reconstruction - the largest of any single country. A lawmaker from the Hamas militant group in the West Ba...

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  • Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate
Candidates face off in Ga. congressional debate

The debate was moderated by Channel 2's Justin Farmer . This is ironic, given that Ossoff attacked his opponent, Republican Karen Handel , for hesitating to agree to debates. The reaction to each candidate's performance Tuesday evening was just a varied as the candidates themselves. Handel would be a disaster for women's health if she were el...

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  • Sadiq Khan: Cancel Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit
Sadiq Khan: Cancel Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit

We have a special relationship and we should work closely with the Americans. You stand shoulder to shoulder with them in times of adversity but you call them out when they are wrong and you tell them when they are wrong. This was a total misrepresentation by Trump and so he was criticized for the tweet , but Monday morning he jumped back into the...

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  • Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly: Putin Brushes Off Election Interference Accusations
Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly: Putin Brushes Off Election Interference Accusations

Putin denied that he had any knowledge of such encounters, at first telling Kelly that there "were no meetings" before clarifying that he had not been informed because there was "nothing to even talk about". Putin on Sunday also denied the existence of a dossier of dirty secrets gathered on President Donald Trump. In an interview with Megyn...

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  • Spain and India PMs meet to boost economic, security ties
Spain and India PMs meet to boost economic, security ties

Modi's next stop is Spain where he will discuss with his Spanish counterpart Mariano Rajoy ways to deepen bilateral engagement, including in the high-tech sector. This included manufacturing, skill development, railways, cleaning of rivers, renewable energy, education, science and technology. Modi had arrived in stormy weather in St.

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  • Man armed with hammer shot by Paris police near Notre-Dame
Man armed with hammer shot by Paris police near Notre-Dame

Collomb said he and other European interior ministers will meet soon to better learn how to coordinate the sharing of intelligence in the fight against terrorism. "We will remember this for the rest of our lives", she said. "Now everyone just wants to go home ". The police department tweeted about the operation on Tuesday afternoon but did not p...

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  • Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor
Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

As the police put it, he "did not display the necessary aptitude for a life on the front line". The state governor, Paul de Jersey opted to make the animal - that he'd first met as a 10-week-old puppy in April 2016 - a permanent part of the family.

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  • Qatar's Al-Jazeera says battling cyber attack
Qatar's Al-Jazeera says battling cyber attack

Experts on the region say the Arab states could demand Qatar shut down Al Jazeera as one condition of reestablishing ties. "However, the platforms have not been compromised", Al-Jazeera said, adding that more information would follow.

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  • Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court
Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court

Recent Reed College grad Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 23, and military veteran Ricky Best, 53, were killed in the altercation. Before leaving the train, Christian stabbed Namkai-Meche and Best again. "Get out if you don't like free speech!" SIEGEL: Now, white nationalist groups are planning two upcoming rallies in Portland , and Portland's mayor has...

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  • Google and Facebook Join Cities in Challenging Trump on Climate
Google and Facebook Join Cities in Challenging Trump on Climate

Somewhat bizarrely, Pruitt also said he did not discuss the threat of climate change with Trump when making the decision to pull out of the Paris agreement . The initiative is an attempt to coordinate the widespread backlash to Trump's withdrawal from the landmark environmental agreement. "America has unilaterally ceded global leadership...

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  • What the Kansas tax hike means for taxpayers
What the Kansas tax hike means for taxpayers

Late Tuesday night, the Republican-controlled legislature voted to override the veto of Republican Governor Sam Brownback . The measure is created to cover projected budget shortfalls totaling $889 million through June 2019 while providing new dollars for public schools to comply with a state Supreme Court ruling in March that education fund...

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