• CNN To Impose Strict New Rules On Russia Coverage
CNN To Impose Strict New Rules On Russia Coverage

Classy move. Apology accepted. The CNN report by Thomas Frank, posted to the network's website Thursday, alleged that Senate investigators were tracking down ties between Scaramucci , founder of investment firm SkyBridge Capital, and a Russian investment fund managed by a Kremlin bank.

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  • Airbag maker Takata bankruptcy filing expected in Japan, US
Airbag maker Takata bankruptcy filing expected in Japan, US

DETROIT (AP ) - Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp . filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the USA, acknowledging that the financial problems caused by millions of faulty air bag inflators that can kill or injure people were too much to overcome.

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  • Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill
Walker Backs Johnson Opposition On GOP Health Bill

Concerns about the legislation are building from both sides of the Republican Party. Mr McConnell is reportedly looking to schedule a vote on the bill sometime before the 4 July Congressional recess, which does not give much time to deliver what Mr Obama called "the kind of leadership that appeals to Americans across party lines".

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  • White House responds to Comey tape deadline with Trump tweet
White House responds to Comey tape deadline with Trump tweet

On June 6, following another "tick" tweet from Wittes, Schmidt and a Times colleague, Matt Apuzzo, published an article entitled "Comey Told Sessions: Don't Leave Me Alone With Trump". In this game, the President implied that he possessed valuable evidence to support his own position and discredit and intimidate James Comey , the man who k...

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  • Will welcome Nitish Kumar into National Democratic Alliance, says BJP
Will welcome Nitish Kumar into National Democratic Alliance, says BJP

He has also said that as Bihar Governor, Ram Nath Kovind was exemplary in his non-partisanship. Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) leaders Sushil Kumar Modi, Nand Kishore Yadav, Nityanand Rai, Ram Kripal Yadav, Paswan's son and MP from Jamui Chirag Paswan were among those who were present on the occasion.

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  • Ryu shoots course-record 61 at NW Arkansas Championship
Ryu shoots course-record 61 at NW Arkansas Championship

Yang had eight birdies, an eagle and three bogeys in her round of 64 while Moriya Jutanugarn closed with a 66, capping it with a birdie-eagle finish. She struggled in her two events after that run, finishing 56th and then missing the cut at the ShopRite LPGA Classic this month in New Jersey. "As soon as I hit it I thought, oh, it's got a c...

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  • Grenfell Tower death toll rises to 79 - but FIVE people found alive
Grenfell Tower death toll rises to 79 - but FIVE people found alive

The search and recovery operation in the 24-story Grenfell Tower continues, Cundy said . He promised an "exhaustive" criminal investigation that would also look at a major refurbishment of the tower completed a year ago. "Thankfully, due to all the work we have been doing over the last few days, we have located five people who we feared dead and...

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  • Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee
Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates caught in Tennessee

According to officials, the two #Inmates who had been on the run after escaping a # Georgia prison by killing two correctional officers of Georgia State, were captured in Tennessee . "There's a lot of hurt people in Georgia that will feel the pain for years to come". "It happened the way we thought it would", said Georgia Bureau of I...

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  • Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties
Demands to Qatar: Close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

Kuwait , which mediated to end the crisis but was not a part of, handed Qatar the list of demands from Egypt , Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , and the UAE. Doha has not yet issued a formal response to the demands, but government representatives have previously stated negotiations can not begin until the Arab coalition lifts its sanction regime.

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  • Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr
Gorakhpur gears up for Eid-al-Fitr

With or without an official dinner, President Trump concluded his remarks with a positive note to those celebrating in their own homes: "I extend my best wishes to Muslims everywhere for a blessed month as you observe the Ramadan traditions of charity, fasting, and prayer".

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  • DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems
DHS: Russians Tried to Hack 21 State Election Systems

Johnson was the "latest top intelligence official to state there was no grand scheme between Trump & Russia", Trump tweeted . Officials with the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday that Russian Federation targeted the election systems of 21 states a year ago...

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  • GOP senator blasts Trumpcare for stripping coverage from 'millions of Americans'
GOP senator blasts Trumpcare for stripping coverage from 'millions of Americans'

If three Republicans defect, the party can not reach the majority vote it needs to pass the measure. The Senate health bill is still far from law. "We'll have to see". She said she's focusing on senators who previously said they didn't want to cut Medicaid . Heller is the most politically endangered Republican senator in 2018, by some di...

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  • Senate Democrats weigh blockade to protest GOP health care plan
Senate Democrats weigh blockade to protest GOP health care plan

Schumer crossed out "Majority Leader McConnell", at the top of his letter , replacing it in handwriting with "MITCH". Democratic groups are ratcheting up pressure on Senate Republicans over their effort to vote on a major health care measure before Congress leaves town for the July 4 recess.

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  • Russia Announces It May Have Killed ISIS Leader al-Baghdadi
Russia Announces It May Have Killed ISIS Leader al-Baghdadi

In response to Russia's claim that its strike killed an ISIS emir named Ibrahim al-Nayif al-Hajj, the human rights group says, "this news is not true", adding that it believes Hajj was killed in an attack on May 24 at al-Baroudeh village.

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  • High-Rise Tower Blocks Found to Have Unsafe Siding
High-Rise Tower Blocks Found to Have Unsafe Siding

Not all buildings failing the test are expected to be evacuated as people from Chalcots Estate in Swiss Cottage in north London spent a second night away from their homes after being moved out on Friday night as the estate was found to be vulnerable.

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  • In about face, Israel freezes Western Wall mixed prayer plan
In about face, Israel freezes Western Wall mixed prayer plan

In the face of opposition from the two ultra-Orthodox parties in Netanyahu's coalition, the plan never got off the ground. In Orthodox Judaism, men and women are do not sit or stand together while praying, and are separated by a mechitza (a barrier), and only men can lead the prayer service or read from the Torah during regular services.

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  • Donald Trump Jr. appears to contradict father's account of private Comey meeting
Donald Trump Jr. appears to contradict father's account of private Comey meeting

He called out the president for his repeated falsehoods and said that the Trump administration chose to "defame" him in claiming that the Federal Bureau of Investigation "was in disarray" and that the "workforce had lost confidence in its leader", which Comey called "lies, plain and simple".

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  • Meira Kumar Opposition's Presidential Candidate
Meira Kumar Opposition's Presidential Candidate

Asked to comment on Nitish Kumar's JD-U, which is supporting Kovind and stayed out of meeting, she said, "We do hope that other opposition parties join us". "This clearly shows that it has no commitment to elect leaders from marginalised sections to high offices and had made a decision to field her purely done as a token exercise", BJP spokespe...

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  • Erdoğan says demand to shutdown Turkey's military base in Qatar unacceptable
Erdoğan says demand to shutdown Turkey's military base in Qatar unacceptable

The demands aimed at ending the worst Gulf Arab crisis in years. "The demands are so aggressive that it makes it close to impossible to now see a resolution of that conflict", Olivier Jakob, a strategist at Switzerland-based oil consultancy Petromatrix, told Reuters .

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  • Iran mocks reports that its Syria missile strike failed
Iran mocks reports that its Syria missile strike failed

The Iranian-made Shahed 129 is the same type that was shot down earlier this month after it dropped a "dud" munition near a patrol being carried out by coalition troops and local forces. The U.S. F-15 shot the drone down after it was intercepted and failed to change course, according to OIR. Hostilities resumed Tuesday as government troops capt...

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  • Steve Scalise Has 'Improved in Last 24 Hours,' Remains in Critical Condition
Steve Scalise Has 'Improved in Last 24 Hours,' Remains in Critical Condition

The old rule "there is no crying in baseball" was not in effect Thursday night in Washington at the annual Congressional Baseball Game . We pray for all of the victims of this awful crime who are still recovering, including Zachary Barth and Matt Mika, both of whom are respected and cherished by so many.

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  • LSU Beats Oregon State, Advances to CWS Finals
LSU Beats Oregon State, Advances to CWS Finals

Jared Mitchell, Ryan Schimpf, Blake Dean and Tyler Hanover hit home runs against Arkansas in 2009.Gilbert was the first LSU pitcher in 24 years to throw seven shutout innings in a College World Series game. He went the final 41⁄3 innings, with the only blemish a Jordan solo round-tripper in the sixth that ballooned the Tigers' advantage to 6-0. ...

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  • Tech sergeant released from hospital after air show accident
Tech sergeant released from hospital after air show accident

Erik Gonsalves (seen here), and Technical Sgt. Kenneth Cordova were conducting a familiarization flight for the Dayton Air Show, said Thunderbirds commander Lt. A decision on whether the Thunderbirds will fly on Sunday has not yet been announced. The Wright Patterson Air Force Base said its firefighters responded alongside the airport's fire...

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  • Hamas and IS both say they killed Israeli policewoman
Hamas and IS both say they killed Israeli policewoman

The investigation so far has revealed that the coordinated terror attacks were comprehensively planned. "3 Arab terrorists shot by police units that responded at the scene". Israeli security forces patrol outside Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City on June 16, 2017 following an attack. "I call on the countries of the world to condemn both ...

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  • Japan investigates delay in reporting USS Fitzgerald collision
Japan investigates delay in reporting USS Fitzgerald collision

He said the work by the sailors prevented a far worse situation. During the immediate response to the accident, Japanese Coast Guard helicopters had conducted two separate medical evacuations, one for Navy Commander Bryce Benson, the Fitzgerald's commander, and another for two as yet unnamed sailors.

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  • Six injured after vehicle drives into crowd in Newcastle
Six injured after vehicle drives into crowd in Newcastle

Northumbria Police said the incident was not believed to be terrorism-related. Six people have been injured and a female driver has been arrested, police said. The incident comes less than a week after one man died and others were injured when a man plowed a van into a crowd of worshipers leaving Ramadan prayers in Finsbury Park, London .

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  • Couple Brutally Beats Restaurant Owners Over Food Order
Couple Brutally Beats Restaurant Owners Over Food Order

After a few minutes back and forth, Norris says she refunded their money. "Him and her both started cussing and beating on the window". Then, as Jeanette went outside to inform the couple she was calling the police, the female ran up to her and started viciously beating her.

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  • Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city
Recreational boat with 150 aboard sinks near Colombian city

Colombia Air Force informed that the rescue operation was ongoing, as a boat carrying about 150 people, most of which were tourists, sank in a reservoir in northwest of the country. Daniel Giraldo, owner of an Italian restaurant in Guatape , said he went to the bay after hearing the sound of ambulances. Fire department officials told BuzzFeed...

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  • Vladimir Putin jokes about giving political asylum to James Comey
Vladimir Putin jokes about giving political asylum to James Comey

Putin, on an apparent sarcastic note, added that if Comey "continues to be persecuted in this connection, we will be ready to provide political asylum to him", according to various news outlets. In the US Congress, he noted, they now seek to impose new sanctions against Russia , this time by the Moscow position in the Ukrainian crisis, to which ...

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  • NRA applauds Trump's apprenticeship order, while critics say it's full of holes
NRA applauds Trump's apprenticeship order, while critics say it's full of holes

Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), the former Chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, issued the following statement in support of President Trump's executive order, which seeks to expand apprenticeships to train people for millions of unfilled jobs.

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  • UK Seeks To Reassure EU Citizens They Can Stay After Brexit
UK Seeks To Reassure EU Citizens They Can Stay After Brexit

But that only served to irritate the leaders, who are shocked by the growing hostility towards foreigners in Britain , epitomised by the Home Office's stringent 80-page checklist for would-be citizens. Those with a shorter period of residency will be able to stay on to reach the five-year threshold and those arriving after a yet-to-be-defined cut-...

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  • Five GOP senators now oppose health bill
Five GOP senators now oppose health bill

According to a poll from the Kaiser Famidly Foundation, 55 percent of Americans say the Senate's bill is unfavorable, compared with 30 percent who say it is favorable. Collins says another seven to eight senators including herself remain troubled about the possible Medicaid cuts. Ahead of the vote, Trump and lawmakers are waiting for an ind...

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  • UK May Reverse Brexit As It Nears Tipping Point — George Soros
UK May Reverse Brexit As It Nears Tipping Point — George Soros

He wanted parallel discussion, covering both the future trade deal and the terms of Britain's departure - including a demand for an exit payment of as much as 100 billion euros ($112 billion). Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern said May's proposals are "a first step" but warned there are still many European citizens in Britain who would not be cove...

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  • Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi
Why Democrats can't quit Nancy Pelosi

Trump and Republican lawmakers have gloated over the wins, "but I think in private they're actually very scared", he said. - Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is telling Democrats that next year could be the year they take back control of the House.

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  • Latest Trump-backed Republican health care bill likely lacking votes to pass
Latest Trump-backed Republican health care bill likely lacking votes to pass

Over one half of non-elderly adults with Medicaid and with disabilities live below the federal poverty level and almost 85% have incomes below 200% of poverty level. "After the House passed a very similar bill he called it mean and unfortunately the Senate bill is even meaner". They could cut who's eligible. They could raise taxes.

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