• Appeals court rejects revised version of Trump's travel ban
Appeals court rejects revised version of Trump's travel ban

Niemeyer wrote that Supreme Court precedent required the court to consider the order "on its face". That's after a federal appeals court said Thursday in ruling against it that the ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination".

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  • Donald Trump and President Macron had the most awkwardly long handshake
Donald Trump and President Macron had the most awkwardly long handshake

The newly elected French President tweeted the video of himself walking up the red carpet towards the group of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders, seemingly headed straight towards the US President. The French official described an amiable rapport that the two leaders have swiftly struck. Then, on Thursday, Trump's neglected hand appeared h...

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  • BA cancels all flights from major London airports after IT failure
BA cancels all flights from major London airports after IT failure

British Airways CEO Alex Cruz has said the the root cause of today's London flight-grounding IT systems ambi-cockup is "a power supply issue" and that the airline has "no evidence of any cyberattack". Earlier, passengers at Heathrow reported long lines at check-in counters and flight delays. The airline had issues with its online check-in systems...

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  • Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians... Say Russians
Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians... Say Russians

White House special adviser Jared Kushner , son-in-law of President Donald Trump , boasts an enormous portfolio of domestic and global responsibilities despite having no experience in politics before the 2016 campaign. The FBI focus on Flynn also touches on Kushner because he led the presidential transition's foreign policy efforts. And less t...

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  • Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event
Kaine's son, 7 others, charged in protest of pro-Trump event

Paul police officer trying to apprehend him. They asked law enforcement officers to continue their investigation. On Friday, nearly three months later, the Ramsey County Attorney and the St. Police claim they saw a small group of five to seven protesters hide behind a bush to put on black clothing and cover their faces with masks or black cloth.

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  • Philippines says foreigners among IS-linked gunmen in south
Philippines says foreigners among IS-linked gunmen in south

ILIGAN, Philippines (AP) - Foreign fighters are among the militants linked to the Islamic State group who are battling government troops in the southern Philippines , an official said Friday. Gen. Restituto Padilla said government forces are working to "clear the city of all remnants of this group". President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday d...

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  • Wikileaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from U.S. prison
Wikileaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning released from U.S. prison

Manning was arrested by the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Division on May 27, 2010 and accused of 22 charges, including violating articles of the Uniform Code of Military Justice and the Espionage Act. USA Today reported Manning will remain an active-duty, unpaid soldier, eligible for health care and other benefits while her court-martial con...

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  • Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1, clinch record 13th FA Cup title
Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1, clinch record 13th FA Cup title

It was the same story after the break. And with the match winding down, Costa somehow failed to beat Ospina after being set up by Hazard in the box while Ozil smashed against a post for the final real chance of this epic FA Cup final .

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  • UK reduces threat level to 'severe' as 2 more bomb suspects arrested
UK reduces threat level to 'severe' as 2 more bomb suspects arrested

Rowley, who said on Friday police were confident they had apprehended a "large part of the network", said they had searched or were still examining 17 addresses, mainly in northwest England, and there would be further raids. But Rowley said there were still "gaps in our understanding" of the plot, as investigators probed Abedi's potential links to ...

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  • CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia
CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Abbas announced he is ready to be Trump's partner in securing peace in the Middle East through establishment of a Palestinian state on land captured by Israel in 1967. In Saudi Arabia , he met with King Salman and 55 Muslim and Arab leaders, calling on them to reject radical Islamic terrorism. "We believe you have the ability and t...

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  • Chinese jets conduct unsafe intercept of Navy aircraft
Chinese jets conduct unsafe intercept of Navy aircraft

China, North Korea's biggest backer, has been distancing itself from Pyongyang while Trump has repeatedly stressed the strength of his personal relationship with Xi. Chinese defense ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang told a monthly briefing two Chinese guided-missile warships had warned the us vessel to leave the waters, and China had complained t...

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  • Trump, family make private visit to Western Wall
Trump, family make private visit to Western Wall

In another video posted on Twitter, Trump can be seen waving a hand at the crowd before reaching out for Melania who once again, snubbed the US President and instead proceeded to tuck her hair in. KEITH: Trump was sharing the stage with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and reported back about his earlier meeting with the Palestinian lead...

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  • Trump Wants to 'Move Fast' on Israel Peace Deal
Trump Wants to 'Move Fast' on Israel Peace Deal

Israel, the president said in his speech, "is a testament to the unbreakable spirit of the Jewish people". The President is urging the U.S. and Israel to boost cooperation against common threats, and declaring that Iran never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon.

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  • Iran will continue missile programme: President Hassan Rouhani
Iran will continue missile programme: President Hassan Rouhani

Foreign partners have preserved their fear that if they start business with an Iranian company, they may face US-imposed penalties on the grounds that their Iranian partners have had relations with entities under sets of United States sanctions that are not subject to the nuclear deal and remain binding.

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  • US lawmakers to fight massive Trump Saudi arms deal
US lawmakers to fight massive Trump Saudi arms deal

With its ties to "Islamic fundamentalists", Saudi Arabia is not to be trusted, Paul said . President Trump also unveiled his budget plan while away from the White House, which has garnered a lot of heat from both sides of the aisle as notions spread about the bill being dead upon arrival.

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  • Trump Claims Money 'Beginning to Pour in' From NATO Allies
Trump Claims Money 'Beginning to Pour in' From NATO Allies

The NATO mission of Montenegro, which is joining the Western military alliance against stiff opposition from Russian Federation, did not immediately respond to a request for comment. He declined to say whether he and Tusk had brought up the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a proposed EU-US free trade agreement that Brussels...

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  • Pakistan, Afghanistan to play two T20s in UAE
Pakistan, Afghanistan to play two T20s in UAE

Sport will not be affected by Politics while we use Sport, especially Cricket to influence the political scenario positively. Pakistan Shoaib Malik (2R) celebrates the wicket of Bangladesh batsman Mushfiqur Rahim during an ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up match between Pakistan and Bangladesh at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, England on Ma...

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  • Comey believes Trump tried to influence handling of investigation, report claims
Comey believes Trump tried to influence handling of investigation, report claims

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says Donald Trump has shown his disrespect for the presidency if, as he reported , he told Russian diplomats that FBI Director James Comey was a " nut job " whose firing relieves pressure on the president.

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  • Alabama executes death row 'Houdini'
Alabama executes death row 'Houdini'

In a separate filing, they argued that his legal team should have access to a telephone in the witness room in the case the execution goes awry. As the execution date neared, Arthur had acknowledged in a phone interview Monday that his chance of another stay was diminishing.

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  • Nets Whine Trump Lectured to NATO 'Instead of Making Nice'
Nets Whine Trump Lectured to NATO 'Instead of Making Nice'

While Trump is demanding that the world's wealthiest nations to do more to fight terror, he's also listening to their urgings about the need for the U.S.to remain in the sweeping Paris climate agreement. Ngo's estimate that more than 200,000 migrants will arrive in Italy this year from the northern coast of Africa, escaping from poverty in their co...

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  • Jared Kushner Proposed 'Secret Communications Channel' with Russian Leaders
Jared Kushner Proposed 'Secret Communications Channel' with Russian Leaders

He said: "We have back-channel communications with any number of individual countries". US intelligence officials became aware of Kushner's suggestion to Kislyak for a secret channel after reviewing intercepts of the Russian ambassador's communications with Moscow following the meeting in New York City, according to the Washington Post .

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  • Trump's New Middle East Strategy May Be Based on Shaky Assumptions
Trump's New Middle East Strategy May Be Based on Shaky Assumptions

Trump, who offered a clear commitment to take on Middle East peacemaking, avoided any of the specifics that have made this task so daunting for his predecessors for the past three decades. President Donald Trump changed his Twitter profile's background picture to feature a photo of his prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall. Israeli authorities re...

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  • United Kingdom bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast
United Kingdom bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

In the Libyan capital of Tripoli, security forces arrested the bomber's father, Ramadan Abedi, as well as his younger brother, Hashem Abedi. Born in Manchester to Libyan parents, Abedi had recently returned from Libya , according to the interior minister.

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  • Donald Trump Declines to Endorse Paris Climate Agreement — Merkel Mad
Donald Trump Declines to Endorse Paris Climate Agreement — Merkel Mad

Trump tweeted that he would make a final decision next week on whether to withdraw from the pact. Backing out of the deal was a central plank of Trump's campaign, and aides have been exploring whether they can adjust the framework of the deal even if they do not opt out entirely.

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  • Jared Kushner discussed setting up secret communications with Russian ambassador
Jared Kushner discussed setting up secret communications with Russian ambassador

During the meeting at Trump Tower in New York City, Kushner proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor, according to The Washington Post , citing anonymous US officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on intercepted Russian communications.

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  • Trump sides with French victor, at least now
Trump sides with French victor, at least now

Brilliant. Macron walks towards Trump then swerves to greet Merkel. Instead, Macron maintained control of the shake, exerting pressure and resisting Trump's efforts to mark him as a submissive in the global pecking order. The official said Trump repeatedly referred to Le Pen as "this woman" in their conversation and never mentioned her by name, t...

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  • United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson
United's Europa league win gave Manchester a lift, says Ferguson

One minute silence is also observed before the start of the match. "It was hard to train yesterday but the manager told us is that the only thing we could do is win this for them". "This victory is very important". Rooney went on to lift the trophy in what seemed like a farewell to the club, but Mourinho insists that he would be "very happy" ...

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  • Police make more arrests in Manchester bomb but leaks feared
Police make more arrests in Manchester bomb but leaks feared

Investigators told Der Tagesspiegel Abedi had also passed through Prague, in the Czech Republic, on his way back from Libya last week. "These images leaked from inside the USA system will be distressing for victims, their families and the wider public".

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  • KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks
KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks

Eight people remain in custody. Investigators feel they are reaching the "outer edge" of the circle of helpers, the "network", that supported Abedi, a British law enforcement official told Fox News. She added Abedi began referring to others in the country as "infidels" who were "unjust to Arabs". Both family members, including brother Ismail, hav...

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  • Fake Intel Might Have Swayed Comey On Going Public With Clinton Case
Fake Intel Might Have Swayed Comey On Going Public With Clinton Case

The Post report , citing anonymous US officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on intercepted Russian communications, said Kislyak told his superiors that Kushner proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for their discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor.

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  • G-7 leaders stand divided on trade, climate
G-7 leaders stand divided on trade, climate

That tweet set a timeframe for the United States to quickly reconsider its original position, contained in the G7 communique , of abstaining from the pact. Trump's pending review of USA climate policies has left environmentalists bracing for the possibility of bland G-7 promises that say little after years of increasingly stronger commitments to r...

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  • Syria said to be aim of reported back channel
Syria said to be aim of reported back channel

That remark came after more than one question from the press about the president's son-in-law, who has broad influence in the White House and is under scrutiny in the FBI investigation of any Russian election meddling or ties between Russia and the Trump campaign.

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  • Often criticized, the Europa League matters once more
Often criticized, the Europa League matters once more

Manchester was plunged into tragedy on Monday when 22 people were killed by a bomb attack at an Ariana Grande concert in the city center. "All the players who played today learnt a lot and this is one aspect of the game where United were better than we were".

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  • McMaster says 'not concerned' after Kushner back-channel reports
McMaster says 'not concerned' after Kushner back-channel reports

A Washington Post story out Friday reported that Kushner proposed establishing a "secret and secure" backchannel with the Kremlin to Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak . Another senior administration official, chief economic adviser Gary Cohn , said the topic of Kushner and his relationship to Russian Federation was not raised at the G-7 summit ...

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  • Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who took it in stride
Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who took it in stride

The President said others needed to comply with their financial obligations toward the Alliance in order to guarantee their common defence and accused 23 of NATO's 28 members of not paying their dues. But Trump is set to face pressure from British Prime Minister Theresa May over leaks to the USA media of details of the probe into the Manchester ...

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