• London attack suspect heard 'cursing Muslims' in pub before van hit pedestrians
London attack suspect heard 'cursing Muslims' in pub before van hit pedestrians

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and paramedics took nine people to three London hospitals while two others were treated for minor injuries. On Saturday, Osborne had been thrown out of the Hollybush pub after drinking heavily and getting into an argument. His sister Nadia, 10, said she and her grandmother had heard Osborne using the same ...

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  • North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'
North Korea: Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us'

The death of Otto Warmbier this week after being brought home from North Korea in a coma after 17 months of captivity added fresh impetus to the problem of Kim Jong-un. The spokesman said it was a "mystery" as to why Mr Warmbier died days after returning home, but compared his death to the case of another American detainee, Evan Hunziker.

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  • Angry Democrats turn against leaders after House election losses
Angry Democrats turn against leaders after House election losses

Yet neither Ossoff's campaign nor the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee attempted to tie Republican victor Karen Handel to Trump in a television ad even once. All of the state's congressional seats, including Handel's, will be on the ballot as well. Ossoff told his supporters: "The fight goes on". "It will only get better in 201...

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  • Mueller And Comey Not As Close As Trump And Others Suggest
Mueller And Comey Not As Close As Trump And Others Suggest

Trump tweeted. Leaders of the House and Senate Russia investigations had asked Trump to produce the tapes, if they existed. The White House has copied and pasted one of President Donald Trump's tweets as an official statement about records of conversations with James Comey .

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  • Russian Federation probes whether it killed Islamic State's al-Baghdadi
Russian Federation probes whether it killed Islamic State's al-Baghdadi

Russian military officials are looking into whether ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, sometimes known as the "world's most unsafe man", was killed in an airstrike in late May. There has been no official comment from Syria's government, the BBC reported . The spokesman for the US-led anti-Daesh coalition said on Friday that he could not confirm...

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  • State Department officials honor Otto Warmbier at OH funeral
State Department officials honor Otto Warmbier at OH funeral

The casket carrying the remains of Otto Warmbier is carried out of Wyoming High School in Wyoming, Ohio on June 22, 2017, following the funeral for Otto Warmbier. They say there was no evidence he suffered from botulism . The tweet was shared by thousands, many of whom said Dettwyler should either resign or be fired.

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  • Four more Grenfell Tower victims identified
Four more Grenfell Tower victims identified

In a statement posted online , Hotpoint said it was aware of a "possible incident" involving one of its products, and it asked its customers to check if they had bought models FF175BP or FF175BG made from March 2006 to July 2009. They added that insulation and tiles recovered from the building have failed fire safety tests. The combustible materi...

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  • Suspect in Michigan airport stabbing attempted to buy gun before attack
Suspect in Michigan airport stabbing attempted to buy gun before attack

Officials say initial evidence shows Ftouhi was in MI as early as the 18th. David Gelios , head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Detroit, says investigators have found no personal connection between Amor Ftouhi (fuh-TOOH-ee) and Flint or MI.

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  • Parliamentary elections: Emmanuel Macron's party charging towards landslide victory
Parliamentary elections: Emmanuel Macron's party charging towards landslide victory

The near-final first-round tally pointed to a legislative majority so crushing that Mr Macron's rivals fretted that the 39-year-old president will be able to govern France nearly unopposed for his full five-year term. A second round of voting will be held on Sunday in almost all constituencies between the two or three top-placed contenders. "...

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  • Delay in reporting of deadly US destroyer collision raises questions
Delay in reporting of deadly US destroyer collision raises questions

Navy divers recovered their bodies after the badly damaged destroyer returned to a Navy base in Japan. The U.S. 7th Fleet commander promised multiple investigations into Saturday's fatal collision between the destroyer Fitzgerald and a Philippine-flagged containership.

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  • US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections
US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

The Russian scheme, which US intelligence agencies concluded was wide-spread and intense, was meant to distort information in order to hurt Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and, therefore, help her challenger, now-President Donald Trump .

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  • Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidates'
Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidates'

But no. Nancy Pelosi is still their party's prom queen. In all four states, Democrats bolstered their historical performance in districts they lost by double-digit margins a year ago. In fact Pelosi, 77, has emerged as a favorite GOP bogeyman and was the target of a barrage of negative advertising in the Georgia House race, mocking her as a San F...

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  • Virginia Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary election results
Virginia Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary election results

At one point, with 81 percent of Virginia precincts reporting, Stewart, the at-large chairman for the Prince William County Board of Supervisors, had reduced Gillespie's lead to about 1,000 votes. The other statewide race happening is for lieutenant governor. On the Republican side, the race between state Sen. Republican Sens. Jill Vogel an...

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  • Republican wins Georgia election in blow to anti-Trump effort
Republican wins Georgia election in blow to anti-Trump effort

How do Democrats buoy their spirits, maintain their ardor and press on? On May 25, Democrats hoped to pick up the Montana at-large seat formerly held by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. "I really think their involvement was the difference maker", Salvesen, 52, said. But the Democrat and the Republican involved in the race said they haven't seen any...

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final
FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final

Things remain tight in Group A before Saturday's final round. It appeared to survive the previous Confederations Cup games between Russian Federation and New Zealand and Cameroon and Australia, but Ronaldo reopened the wounds on Saturday, complaining that the grass was too long.

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  • Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid
Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

Some of those lawmakers could eventually change their stances after potential amendments to the plan. McConnell wants to push the package through the Senate next week, and will succeed if he can limit defections to two of the chamber's 52 Republicans.

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  • South Korea Tests Missile As President Speaks Of Need To 'Dominate' North
South Korea Tests Missile As President Speaks Of Need To 'Dominate' North

While the Blue House said that the Hyunmoo 2 missile that was successfully test launched was a key weapon in the "kill chain", created to counter North Korean nuclear weapon and missile attacks, military analysts believe that the missile's range and accuracy make it an offensive weapon that could be used in a precision strike against the Nor...

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  • United Kingdom high rises may have Grenfell-type cladding
United Kingdom high rises may have Grenfell-type cladding

Council leader Georgia Gould told Sky News that the decision to evacuate five tower blocks on the estate - Taplow, Burnham, Bray, Blashford and Dorney - was made at around 6.30pm on Friday. We're encouraging all residents to stay with friends and family if they can, otherwise we'll provide accommodation. "It's unbelievable. I understand tha...

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  • S.Korean President witnesses test of home-grown missile
S.Korean President witnesses test of home-grown missile

South Korea on Friday conducted a missile test aimed at sending warning to North Korea's repeated provocations. Speaking to reporters Thursday, the South Korean leader said sanctions are all awaits should Pyongyang go ahead with another ICBM launch or a sixth nuclear test .

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  • Confederations Cup: Portugal ease into semis, Mexico dump out Russian Federation
Confederations Cup: Portugal ease into semis, Mexico dump out Russian Federation

We're simply preparing ourselves for the game". On Wednesday, New Zealand confirmed its status as the weakest team of the Confederations Cup , having lost the first chance of reaching the next stage of the tournament. We have a team rule: the maximum trust, the maximum respect and the maximum attitude. "I believe we will win against New Zea...

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  • Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid
Senate Republicans release bill to cut Medicaid

However, the four senators do appear open to negotiations and amendments that could turn their "no" to a "yes". They said the bill falls short, missing "the most important promise that we made to Americans: to repeal Obamacare and lower their health-care costs".

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  • Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind
Gunman who shot congressman had no target in mind

A Wednesday FBI press release confirmed much of what has already been reported. Five people were shot at a morning practice about five miles from the Capitol, the police said. In March, Hodgkinson left IL and drove to Alexandria, Virginia, where he lived in his van in a YMCA parking lot. The Majority Whip remains in serious condition at M...

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  • Trump, after giving incomprehensible statement on Comey tapes: 'It wasn't very stupid'
Trump, after giving incomprehensible statement on Comey tapes: 'It wasn't very stupid'

It made sense that Trump and his lawyer would dispute aspects of Comey's testimony that raised questions about whether the president's actions amounted to obstruction of justice. Mr Mueller has not given any details of his investigation but U.S. media have reported he is investigating Mr Trump for possible obstruction of justice, both in the fi...

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  • Washington DC, Maryland Top Lawyers Sue Trump Over Foreign Hotel Payments
Washington DC, Maryland Top Lawyers Sue Trump Over Foreign Hotel Payments

The suit , which was filed in U.S. District Court in Maryland, is the third such lawsuit against Trump , arguing that the president is violating key parts of the Constitution created to ensure that the country's leader is not beholden to foreign interests.

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  • Gunman who shot legislator was vocal opponent of GOP
Gunman who shot legislator was vocal opponent of GOP

Before Hodgkinson emerged from a black SUV that had been parked outside the family home for much of the afternoon, Wagner, the sheriff's deputy, said, "She wants this to end. According to his Facebook page , Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who nearly defeated Hillary Clinton a year ago in a tough fight for t...

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  • New Zealand vs Portugal
New Zealand vs Portugal

Osorio benched a total of eight starters from the previous game, El Tri's backline constantly looked disorganized and several players failed to make much of an impact. They played admirably against Portugal and probably deserved a point, but now they'll need to be the aggressors. They were tough but smart, they took their chances, and they ...

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  • Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership
Rep. Moulton calls for new Democratic leadership

One of the most shocking observations to be made about the Georgia 6th District congressional race between victor Karen Handel (R) and vanquished Jon Ossoff (D) is not that Handel came out the winner in what the dinosaur media repeatedly told us was "the most expensive congressional campaign in USA history".

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  • Nevada's Heller becomes 5th GOP senator opposed to health bill
Nevada's Heller becomes 5th GOP senator opposed to health bill

The Senate plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is in trouble after a fifth Republican senator came out against it. Heller and Sandoval said they believe that Obamacare has problems, but raised concerns with the Senate plan's Medicaid provisions.

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  • Camden Council orders hundreds of residents to evacuate flats after Grenfell tragedy
Camden Council orders hundreds of residents to evacuate flats after Grenfell tragedy

The council immediately said the cladding would be removed, even though officials believed it did not pose the same fire risk due to the way it was installed and the use of different rock wool insulation. Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack told reporters that "we are looking at every criminal offense from manslaughter onwards". The governme...

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  • Former German chancellor Helmut Kohl passes away
Former German chancellor Helmut Kohl passes away

Kohl dedicated the years after his career as a chancellor to rebuilding Germany and uniting the European Union with the new Christian Democratic Party. He served in the Rhineland-Palatinate legislature from 1959 to 1976, and served as minister-president of the same state from 1969 to 1976. By October 1990, Germany was once more - for the firs...

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  • Senate Republicans Work To Gather Votes To Pass Health Care Bill
Senate Republicans Work To Gather Votes To Pass Health Care Bill

Four conservative Republican senators expressed opposition but openness to talks: Ted Cruz of Texas, Rand Paul of Kentucky, Mike Lee of Utah and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin. The premise of the bill, repeated nearly daily in some form by its chief author, McConnell, is that "Obamacare is collapsing around us, and the American people are despera...

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  • House Dem: Pelosi's Time Has 'Come And Gone'
House Dem: Pelosi's Time Has 'Come And Gone'

In the face of some fellow Democrats called for her to step down following a major defeat in a special election Tuesday, Pelosi proudly touted her effectiveness, saying she was "a master legislator" and a "strategic, politically astute leader".

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  • A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK
A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

President Trump's planned trip to the U.K.to meet the British royal family is approaching in October, but Queen Elizabeth made no mention of the state visit during a speech on Wednesday, fueling further speculation that it may be canceled.

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  • Trump adviser who advocated violence visits White House
Trump adviser who advocated violence visits White House

That said , the White House press briefings have drawn an unusual amount of attention under the Trump administration, so much so that Spicer himself has become a regular target of parody on Saturday Night Live . He has covered a wide range of cases, including the Clinton impeachment proceedings, terror suspect trials, and Guantanamo Bay detaine...

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  • UPS issues statement on incident at San Francisco facility
UPS issues statement on incident at San Francisco facility

According to Cilia, the two other employees who were shot, who were also both drivers, were treated at the hospital and released, and will recover from their injuries. Another neighbor said it was sad of course for the people who got killed and that it was something they'd never expect. He said they probably were injured while evacuating from the ...

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