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Michael Cohen: Donald Trump Knew - and Approved

In emails that he posted to his Twitter account, Trump Jr. had accepted the meeting organized by Goldstone, who said the information was com...

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Trump opened to visit Moscow after invitation from Putin

Both leaders have called the Helsinki meeting successful, and Mr Putin rounded on US summit critics earlier this month for wanting to sacrific...

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Tucker Carlson defends Infowars’ Alex Jones after Facebook suspension

Facebook, however, also sent Jones a warning notice for the Infowars page, where he is a moderator. We reviewed the content against our Commun...

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Many die in Laos dam tragedy

Maureen Harris at the advocacy group International Rivers said numerous people affected by the dam collapse had already been displaced. The ...

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Israeli stabbed to death by Palestinian in West Bank attack

Israel captured the West Bank and east Jerusalem in the 1967 war and has since built dozens of settlements there. One of the wounded, a 31-y...

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Japan heatwave declared natural disaster as death toll mounts

Temperatures on Monday reached a high of 106 degrees Fahrenheit (41.1 degrees Celsius) in the city of Kumagaya, which set a new national heat re...

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Matt Gaetz: Impeach Rod Rosenstein

At a news conference Thursday, Ryan says he doesn't think lawmakers should be "cavalier" with the impeachment process. Ross, a member of the...

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Cohen: Trump approved 2016 Trump Tower meeting with Russians

Michael Cohen is prepared to tell federal investigators that the president knew in advance about a June 2016 meeting where Russians were expect...

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Migrant families: 463 migrant parents 'no longer in US'

According to a filing by the government and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on Monday, at least 879 parents had so far been reunited w...

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Egyptian zoo accused of painting donkey to look like a zebra

Or in this case, a donkey in zebra stripes. Mahmoud Sarhan, 18, said he was visiting a recently-opened animal sanctuary at the International G...

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USA senators push sanctions to send Putin election meddling warning

Standing next to Russian President Vladimir Putin last Monday, President Trump said he had "confidence in both parties", referring to the US...

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McConnell says Putin unwelcome on the Hill

French President Emmanuel Macron addressed the Congress this spring. McConnell said Russian Federation must absolutely not interfere in futu...

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Turkey: Lira tumbles after central bank unexpectedly holds rates

The idea that Erdogan is bringing Turkey's central bank under his control is worrying investors that he could push for rates to remain lower tha...

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No evidence to support Islamic State claim over Toronto…

The Islamic State had claimed responsibility for Hussain's shooting - a claim rejected by Toronto's police chief, who said there's no evi...

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Swedish student protests Afghan refugee's deportation by refusing to take plane seat

But it was, in fact, an Afgan man in his 50s that she was defending. At one point, a man told Ersson she was "frightening" and appeared to try...

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Donald Trump to postpone second Putin meeting until 'witch hunt' is over

National security adviser John Bolton said Mr Trump now believed his next meeting with Mr Putin should take place "after the Russian Feder...

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American Pastor Detained in Turkey to Move to House Arrest

Although it is unclear when Brunson will be transferred from prison, his lawyer said the pastor's family was "elated" by the news he would be mo...

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ISIS claims deadly Toronto attack

Toronto police have identified the 10-year-old girl killed in the shooting rampage over the weekend as Julianna Kozis . Julianna Kozis, lef...

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India detains mother over dead baby in plane toilet

The Delhi Police said that they were informed about the baby by a manager of AirAsia and cops boarded the aircraft once it landed. The infan...

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North Korea could return United States soldiers' remains on Friday

Pompeo said again that they are committed to de-nuclearization. Throughout the hearing, Pompeo countered scathing criticism from both sides of...

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More than 200 killed in devastating ISIS attack on Syria

State media confirmed the attacks had killed and wounded people in Sweida city and villages to the north and east, but did not give a specific t...

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Donald Trump's Hollywood star vandalized

According to US reports , the man carried the axe in a guitar case and then called police to report what he'd done. Over the years, Presi...

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Woman in 'loveless' marriage denied divorce by court

The justices upheld a lower court ruling that Tini Owens, 68, failed to prove "unreasonable behaviour" by her husband, 80-year-old Hugh Owens, w...

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Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturned

How the Brock Turner case ignited debate on sexual assaultThe sentence, criticized as lenient by some, led to protests and a recall election t...

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Pakistan's political parties reject election results

Imran Khan and Jemima Khan. This election will mark only the second civilian transfer of power in Pakistan's 71-year history. Meanwhile, no...

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Pompeo: US will 'never recognise Russia's annexation of Crimea'

He also offered a full-throated defense of the president and his foreign policies. The State Department also released the transcript of a tele...

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Pakistan election: Imran Khan takes lead as country awaits official results

The vote is meant to be a rare democratic transition of power in the nuclear-armed country which has been ruled by the powerful military for rou...

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Candles and chanting: Thai cave boys begin ceremony to become Buddhist novices

Not all the boys ordained as Buddhist monks. The boys and Ekapol had gone to explore the caves on June 23 when they became trapped. The 11...

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Trump re-election flags may get burned by his tariffs — Made in China

USDA officials told reporters they were still working to set up the programs, which they expect to be ready by early September. "I have an idea...

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Explosion reported outside US Embassy in Beijing

One witness said she heard the explosion and saw a cloud of smoke near where visa applicants stand in line outside the US Embassy , according ...

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