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The infamous Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators return

The infamous Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators return

This fraught dividing line is also where a desperate North Korean soldier was shot five times past year as he made a mad dash on foot away from his former comrades in a successful bid to defect to the...

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Contradicting Trump, Ryan agrees no evidence of campaign spy

Contradicting Trump, Ryan agrees no evidence of campaign spy

Devin Nunes , R-Calif. The Senate Intelligence Committee agreed to provide records in response to a request from the Justice Department , and the Senate on Wednesday passed a resolution allowing ...

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Justice offers new look at classified info

Justice offers new look at classified info

Ryan said earlier that he agreed with GOP Rep. Trey Gowdy's assessment that there was no evidence to support the commander-in-chief's " SPYGATE " claims . Even if there's no action behind it, Rya...

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United States forces have destroyed 40 Humvees captured by Taliban since 2015

Army General John Nicholson, commander of U.S. and global forces in Afghanistan, told reporters. The ceasefire announcement was warmly welcomed by major allies of Afghanistan, but Taliban spokesma...

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Senate Intel Committee veteran arrested for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Senate Intel Committee veteran arrested for lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Times reports that Federal Bureau of Investigation agents initially approached Watkins to ask about her relationship with Wolfe, and said they were investigating illegal leaks. Mark Warner, said ...

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Kim K & Donald Trump Joked About Khloe During White House Visit

Kim K & Donald Trump Joked About Khloe During White House Visit

Johnson's daughter Catina Scales spoke with Business Insider earlier on Wednesday, as she was en route to pick her mother up from the Aliceville correctional facility in Alabama. For now, Johnson has ...

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Imran's party puts on courageous face after Reham bouncer

Imran's party puts on courageous face after Reham bouncer

Purported extracts of the book, which Reham says were stolen by hackers, were leaked to the Pakistan media this week, leading the author to seek an injunction to prevent further releases. Reham reve...

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Two Top Aides to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Resign

Two Top Aides to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Resign

The Post notes that "federal ethics laws bar public officials from using their position or staff for private gain". U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised the job being done by Envir...

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President may eye Ali pardon, ask football players for ideas

He then floated Ali's name, despite the fact that the late boxer's conviction for draft evasion was overturned almost 50 years ago. The US supreme court overturned the conviction of Muhammad Ali in ...

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No charges warranted against officers in Wildwood arrest, prosecutor says

No charges warranted against officers in Wildwood arrest, prosecutor says

Initial video of the incident captured a Wildwood police officer punching Weinman twice and placing her in a chokehold before she was arrested. Weinman can be seen on video getting punched in th...

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Bill Clinton still doesn’t get it

Bill Clinton still doesn’t get it

Full 1 pm hour. I messed up and I own that,"saying no one else is to blame for that botched interview , "including that young man aggressively saying I did not apologize". Clinton said he was mad at ...

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Trump floats possibility of pardoning Muhammad Ali

Supreme Court overturned the conviction of Muhammad Ali in a unanimous decision in 1971". Trump floated the possibility while speaking to reporters at the White House before departing for the Grou...

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Blue Wave Now Ebb Tide For Calif. Dems

Blue Wave Now Ebb Tide For Calif. Dems

But in the seven districts won by Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election and now represented by Republicans in Congress, there will be a Democrat on the November ballot in all of them...

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Kim summit set for Singapores Sentosa Island: White House

Kim summit set for Singapores Sentosa Island: White House

With just two weeks out from the planned Trump-Kim Jong Un summit in Singapore , North Korea has made a few significant military changes. "We're keeping an eye on negotiations between the North and...

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Macron compares phone calls with Trump to sausages

Macron compares phone calls with Trump to sausages

The two leaders talked about trade and the migration problem in Libya. With his new tariffs increasing USA isolation, Trump heads to Canada on Friday for a meeting of the Group of Seven industrializ...

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Dollar reverses gains as euro rallies on Italy, ECB comments

Dollar reverses gains as euro rallies on Italy, ECB comments

An Italian governing coalition of two parties generally seen as hostile to the euro took power on Friday, calming markets that had been spooked by the possibility of a new election that might have eff...

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Jordan police: protests against price hikes under control

Jordan police: protests against price hikes under control

The BBC's Arab affairs editor Sebastian Usher says the king is urging a deal that won't overburden ordinary Jordanians while tackling endemic tax evasion. The rioters were met by stiff police response...

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Israel to deduct from Palestinian funds for arson damages

Israel to deduct from Palestinian funds for arson damages

An army statement said troops thwarted an "infiltration attempt" by "two terrorists who damaged the security fence and were armed with an axe". There was no immediate confirmation from the health mi...

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California Primary Rule May Hurt Democrats' Bid To Unseat GOP's Rohrabacher

California Primary Rule May Hurt Democrats' Bid To Unseat GOP's Rohrabacher

It also meant Republicans wouldn't have their own political problems having to defend "no" votes on Democratic amendments heading to November. But most controversial is his long support for better rel...

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Woman in fatal field crash held on $500K bail

Woman in fatal field crash held on $500K bail

After doing a loop around home plate, the auto exited the field and drove onto the roadway that surrounds it. Parkhurst himself confessed to a deadly hit-and-run in 2013, bringing some answers but lit...

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Trump appealing ruling that bars blocking of Twitter critics

Trump appealing ruling that bars blocking of Twitter critics

Among the plaintiffs was Philip Cohen, who took to Twitter to celebrate his victory on Monday, writing in a tweet he was sure to tag president Trump in: "We whined". The plaintiffs argued that T...

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USA judge slammed for Brock Turner rape sentence removed by voters

USA judge slammed for Brock Turner rape sentence removed by voters

But in the eyes of many critics, the judge had sent a clear message: The legal system does not take campus sexual assault seriously. "I think he did his job", the Los Gatos resident said . Persky...

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Dozens die as Guatemala volcano erupts

Dozens die as Guatemala volcano erupts

Rescue workers are desparately battling to find missing people and pull bodies from the lava slicks, called pyroclastic flows, that engulfed the village of El Rodeo . A Reuters witness near the v...

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BSF men killed in Jammu border shelling, evacuation on border

BSF men killed in Jammu border shelling, evacuation on border

CEO of Sialkot District Health Authority Dr Latif Sahi said the injured were taken to the Sialkot Combined Military Hospital in critical condition by the personnel of Rescue 1122 after initial treatme...

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Guatemala's Volcano of Fire erupts again, with 192 people still missing

The explosions billowed ash more than 5,000m (16,000ft) above sea level, with Guatemala's seismology and volcanology institute warning that there is a moderate flow of risky material down the volcano ...

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Aide dismissive of McCain departs White House

Aide dismissive of McCain departs White House

Sadler told colleagues at a private meeting last month that they should ignore McCain's opinion about Trump's Central Intelligence Agency nominee because "he's dying anyway". Sadler's comments became ...

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Mitch McConnell Cancels Senate's August Recess

McConnell also said Tuesday that he wants to pass as many annual spending bills as possible before the September 30 end of the federal fiscal year. Republicans have hit Democrats for their "obstru...

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New evacuations near Guatemala volcano set off panic

New evacuations near Guatemala volcano set off panic

The city has survived several major eruptions . Guatemala's disaster agency is calling for calm, but after receiving little or no warning before the volcano exploded Sunday, many people are not t...

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Hawaii Volcano Lava Destroys Hundreds of Homes Overnight

Hawaii Volcano Lava Destroys Hundreds of Homes Overnight

A morning overflight confirmed that lava completely filled Kapoho Bay , inundated most of Vacationland and covered all but the northern part of Kapoho Beach Lots, scientists with the U.S. According t...

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Chinese Tourist Dies In Hospital After Eastern Ontario Bus Crash

Chinese Tourist Dies In Hospital After Eastern Ontario Bus Crash

Runciman says she believes tourists were on board. Maclean's magazine reports the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's most recent data reported no crashes involving Union Tour Express ...

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