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Amber Alert issued for 13-year-old Missouri girl

Amber Alert issued for 13-year-old Missouri girl

The Dent County Sheriff believes Trinity is with two men, a 50-year old with a black beard and a 30-year old. Salem is 125 miles southwest of St. Louis, south of Interstate 44 and east of Fort Leonard Wood. Trinity told her guardian she was going to a friend's house but never showed up. "Lewis is 5'3", weighing 130 pounds. She was reportedly carrying a yellow and white drawstring bag when she was last seen. Read More

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British police on hunt for concert bomber's missing suitcase

British police on hunt for concert bomber's missing suitcase

The BBC said MI5 was alerted at least three times to the " extremist views " of Abedi, a 22-year-old who grew up in Manchester in a family of immigrants from Libya. In attacking the concert, the bomber targeted an audience full of teenagers and 'tweens - Grande fans who call themselves "Arianators". The 14 men under arrest have not been identified or charged. Read More

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Jet Airways appoints Vinay Dube as CEO

Jet Airways appoints Vinay Dube as CEO

Dube is now senior vice president, Asia Pacific with Delta Air Lines Inc., one of the world's largest and most profitable airlines. In a statement to the domestic bourses the Jet Airways said, "Vinay Dube is an accomplished aviation leader with over 27 years of United States and worldwide experience". Read More

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Walmart Sees UK Shopper Traffic Growth as Food Inflation Soars

Walmart Sees UK Shopper Traffic Growth as Food Inflation Soars

All 10 grocers saw a sales rise, boosted by the inflation. Sixty-two per cent of the UK's population shopped at either Aldi or Lidl in the past 12 weeks, compared to 58% for this time a year ago. By volume, sales of mineral water were up 7.4%, eggs by 5.1% and fresh produce by 2.1%, while sugar sales fell 5.6%. "The grocer also enjoyed its 25th consecutive period of overall sales growth, although its market share dipped by 0.2 percentage points". Read More

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Hillary Clinton Says Russian Misinformation Campaign Was

Hillary Clinton Says Russian Misinformation Campaign Was "Guided" by Americans

But she also gave a logical and dispassionate outlining of how Russian interference might have partnered with US Data operations - namely the RNC and Cambridge Analytica - to effectively undermine her bid for the White House. "They were connected to, as we now know, the 1,000 Russian agents who were involved in delivering those messages, they were connected to the bots that are just out of control". Read More

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Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor

Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor

Journalists both within and outside the Times newsroom reacted harshly to several of her public comments, including a post she wrote earlier this year criticizing one of the paper's reporters for a tweet. "I'd first like to say that the definition of the job as public editor is to collect and absorb the reader email". We're thankful for your support in every way . Read More

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May Campaign Adviser Messina Hits Back Over YouGov Poll

The Panelbase poll, conducted between May 19-23 showed the Conservatives winning 48 percent of the vote in June 8 elections , with Labour on 33 percent. "The only poll that matters is the one that takes place on June 8, and when June 8 comes the choice that people will have is actually the same as it was at the beginning of the campaign". Read More

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Trump ignores question about Kushner back channel reports

Trump believed he was facing more of a communications problem than a legal one, despite the intensifying inquiries, one person familiar with his thinking told the AP. " #FakeNews is the enemy!" He said the U.S. could not necessarily trust messages from Russian Federation, but would include this distrust as another "data point" in White House deliberations. Read More

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Kushner Lying Low After Russia-Related Reports

A Republican consultant, Mr Dubke joined the White House team in February after campaign aide Jason Miller - Mr Trump's original choice for communications director - withdrew from consideration. According to media reports, senior adviser Jared Kushner is under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny for his relationship with Russian officials during the transition period before Trump took office. Read More

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President Trump asks Mideast to extinguish extremism

President Trump asks Mideast to extinguish extremism

Reacting to Trump's address, the Council on American Islamic Relations said "one speech can not outweigh years of anti-Muslim rhetoric", and urged "concrete actions... "We believe Israel is willing". Mr Trump made one symbolic gesture in bridging the gap between Israel and the Arab world. He also visited the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, believed to be where Jesus was buried and resurrected. Read More

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Is a White House, Trump administration shake-up underway?

Mike Dubke confirmed reports he had resigned , saying in a statement, "It has been my great honour to serve President Trump and this administration". While overseas, Trump's longtime lawyer, Marc Kasowitz , joined a still-forming legal team to help the president shoulder the intensifying investigations into Russian interference in the election and Trump associates' potential involvement. Read More

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Explosion hits near diplomatic area in Afghanistan

The BBC said Mohammed Nazir , one of its drivers, died following the attack. Ismail Kawasi says it was not immediately known what the target of the attack was on Wednesday morning. An Afghan health official has raised the death toll from the massive suicide auto bombing in Kabul earlier in the day, saying the attack killed 80 people. Read More

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Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed

Trump returned to Washington on Saturday from a nine-day foreign trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican City, Brussels and Italy. Air Force One touched down at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland just before 9pm. Still, Trump and his aides are starting to take the probes more seriously, seeking to establish a communications team dedicated to dealing with questions around the probe and beefing up his legal representation . Read More

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Man with fake gun at airport wanted to speak to president

Man with fake gun at airport wanted to speak to president

Officers said Michael Wayne Pettigrew , 26, was in "mental distress" when police surrounded him. At 8:21, the airport tweeted: "Incident ongoing involving man w/ weapon in terminal - Level 1 A-side, rental auto area". She couldn't believe it was actually happening, and "it didn't seem real". Esteban Santiago , a 27-year-old Iraq war veteran from Alaska, has pleaded not guilty to a 22-count indictment in the January 6 shooting. Read More

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Flynn subpoenaed by House intelligence committee

Lawyers for Flynn's team sent the committee a written response Tuesday indicating that Flynn would begin providing records in response to subpoenas by June 6, the deadline to start turning over such information. US intelligence agencies reported in January that Russian President Vladimir Putin oversaw a campaign of computer hacking, fake news and propaganda meant to swing the election to Republican Trump over his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton. Read More

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Threat coming from North Korea entering new stage: Japan PM Shinzo Abe

Threat coming from North Korea entering new stage: Japan PM Shinzo Abe

President Moon Jae-in took office last week with pledges to seek a dual-track approach to push for North Korea's denuclearization and dialogue with it. Haley previously indicated that new sanctions could target oil, a critical import for North Korea mainly from China, and she added that the USA also wanted sanctions on organizations and businesses in third world countries that are helping Pyongyang. Read More

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What Crimes Could Jared Kushner Have Committed? Judge Nap Weighs In

Dubke , unlike most of Trump's inner circle, had not worked in the NY billionaire's presidential campaign . The President has publicly come out in support of Mr Kushner, saying: "I have total confidence in him". (At age 36 he can not remember meeting with Russian diplomats only several months ago?) The American public needs to know the reason for the attempt to set up a covert communication channel with Russia . Read More

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Trump eyes White House overhaul

President Donald Trump returned home Saturday night to a country wondering how he would address a crisis of bad news that has only grown more dire during his nine-day tour overseas. "It's both normal, in my opinion, and acceptable", Kelly said. "Mr. Kushner previously volunteered to share with Congress what he knows about these meetings". Read More

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Bangladesh: At least 350000 evacuated as cyclone hits

Their numbers have swelled since a brutal crackdown last October by the Myanmar military sent 70,000 fleeing across the border into Bangladesh . At least six persons were killed in Bangladesh after Cyclone Mora wreaked havoc in the country's south-eastern coast on Tuesday leaving behind a trail of damaged houses and trees. Read More

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It's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE Deal

In short, Trump visit came as a reiteration to the Arab-Israeli diplomatic normalization attempts. The people of Israel , Netanyahu stressed, "are not a nation of refugees". The move has never occurred, the letter stated, because each US president since the legislation was adopted has exercised a provision of the law allowing him to keep the embassy in Tel Aviv if "necessary to protect the security interests of the United States". Read More

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Sterling hammered by poll showing risk of hung parliament

As the Pound declines - up goes the FTSE , pushing it to a new record high this morning. U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May shocked the political landscape in April when she called for an early election in June 2017. In a constituency-by-constituency projection by YouGov for The Times the Tories are set to win 310 seats which is short of the 326 seats required to form a Government and 21 fewer than secured by David Cameron's successful General Election in 2015. Read More

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McCain: Kushner story 'more and more bizarre'

Monday's ceremony at Arlington Ceremony marked Mr Trump's first public appearance since returning to Washington from a nine-day foreign trip. The appointment of a special counsel to lead the FBI investigation into Russian interference in the election, has also prompted the president to seek outside legal advice, with the president turning to his private lawyer, Mark Kasowitz, for advice. Read More

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